PROCEEDINGS OF THE ST. LOUIS SESSION
MINUTES OF THE NINETIETH ANNUAL SESSION OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, HELD AT ST. LOUIS, MAY 15-19, 1939
HOUSE OF DELEGATES
First Meeting—Monday Morning, May 15The House of Delegates convened in the Ball Room of the Hotel Statler and was called to order at 10 a. m. by the Speaker, Dr. H. H. Shoulders.
Preliminary Report of the Reference Committee on Credentials
A preliminary report of the Reference Committee on Credentials was submitted by the chairman, Dr. Deering G. Smith, New Hampshire, who reported that 153 delegates with proper credentials had registered and that that number was one of the largest registrations in advance of the meeting.
The roll call was dispensed with, on motion of Dr. E. G. Wood, Tennessee, seconded by Dr. Arthur J. Bedell, Section on Ophthalmology, and carried.The Speaker announced that the report of the Reference