—Dr. Paul H. Harmon, Oakland, has accepted an invitation for a three months' lectureship and visiting staff position at the Hospital dos Servidores do Estado, Rio de Janeiro. He assumed this position May 1.
Auxiliary Aids Children's Hospital.
—The Woman's Auxiliary of the Los Angeles County Medical Association recently presented a check for $1,000 to the Los Angeles unit of the Shriners Hospitals for Crippled Children and a similar check to the Los Angeles Orphanage for its building fund. Mrs. E. Vincent Askey, Los Angeles, auxiliary president, made the presentation.
Thorne Memorial Collection.
—A Lewis Thorne Memorial Collection has been established at Timothy Dwight College, Yale University, New Haven, by fellows of the college. This collection will consist chiefly of medical, biographical and other titles for the attention of the college undergraduate interested in biology and medicine. In addition to the acceptance of funds for the project,