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JAMA. 1947;135(11):723-726. doi:10.1001/jama.1947.02890110041016.
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Fifth District Society Meeting.—  At a meeting of the Fifth District Medical Society October 30 in Camden, the speakers were Dr. Lorenzo T. Evans, Batesville, president of the Arkansas Medical Society; Dr. Euclid M. Smith, Hot Springs National Park, chairman of the Council, and Dr. William R. Brooksher, Fort Smith, secretary of the state society. A public meeting in the Municipal Auditorium in the evening was addressed by Dr. Morris Fishbein, Editor of The Journal, who spoke on "A Century of Medical Progress," and by Gov. Ben Laney.


Lane Medical Lectures.—  Dr. Wilder G. Penfield, McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, Canada, and director of the Montreal Neurological Institute, will deliver the twentyninth course of the Lane Medical Lectures being given by Stanford University School of Medicine, San Francisco, November 11-18. The last two lectures will be November 17, "Dreams, Hallucinations and Memory," and November 18, "Cortex, Consciousness


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