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State Board Election.
—At the annual meeting of the State Board of Health, held in Little Rock, May 7, Dr. Andrew L. Buckner, Dermott, was elected president and Dr. Charles W. Garrison, Little Rock, secretary.
—Dr. William S. Stewart, Pine Bluff, secretary of the State Board of Medical Examiners, is reported to be critically ill with disease of the kidney at St. Joseph's Infirmary, Hot Springs.—Dr. John C. Davis, Harrisburg, has succeeded Dr.