Dear Sir :
—The enclosed slip is such a rare compliment paid to one of our profession that I think it deserves notice. It is as follows:Be it ordained by the Municipal Assembly of the City of St. Louis, as follows:
The sum of five hundred dollars is hereby appropriated from the fund to pay Dr. A. C. Bernays for medical attendance on Murty O'Sullivan, a member of the police force, from June to September, 1888, who was injured in discharge of police duty on June 26, 1888, and the Auditor is directed to draw his warrant on the Treasurer for the above amount and deliver the same to Dr. A. C. Bernays, taking his receipt in full.
There is hereby appropriated and set apart out of municipal revenue to pay Dr. A. C. Bernays the sum of five hundred dollars.Approved March 30, 1889.The