(Physicians will confer a favor by sending for this department items of news of more or less general interest; SUCH AS RELATE TO SOCIETY ACTIVITIES, NEW HOSPITALS, EDUCATION, PUBLIC HEALTH, ETC.)
—Dr. William P. Davidson, Sullivan, sustained a fracture of the clavicle by the overturning of his automobile near Danville, May 14.—Dr. Edmund A. Behrendt, Bloomington, who has been ill in St. Joseph's Hospital, is reported to be improving.—Dr. Isaac L. Beatty, Fairview, has been appointed an internal revenue collector and inspector under the Harrison law.—Dr. James A. Boyer, Carmi, injured his arm seriously while cranking his automobile, May 10.
State Medical Society Meeting.
—At the sixty-fifth annual meeting of the Illinois State Medical Society held in Springfield, May 18 to 20, the following officers were elected: president, Dr. Charles W. Lillie, East St. Louis; president-elect, Dr. William L. Noble,