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JAMA. 1947;135(7):441-444. doi:10.1001/jama.1947.02890070043016.
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Wins Prize for Book.—  Dr. Wallace Marshall, Mobile, was awarded first prize for his book, "Noise of Great Waters," in the American Physicians Literary Guild competition at Atlantic City, N. J., last June. The 600 page historical study of Mobile's role in the Civil War may soon be published. Dr. Marshall, a member of the Outagamie County Medical Society, was formerly associated with the Appleton Clinic, Appleton, Wis., and has been practicing in Mobile since 1943.


Symposiums on Heart Disease.—  The California Heart Association is sponsoring its annual postgraduate symposium on heart disease October 23-24 at Patriotic Hall, Los Angeles. Symposiums on recent advances in diagnostic procedures and on hypertension and a cardiac panel discussion are included in the program. Among others, Drs. Paul D. White, Boston, and Tinsley R. Harrison, Dallas, Texas, will take part. The meeting is open to all physicians. The fee is $15.



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