International Medical Congress.
—It is stated that about 200 American physicians will attend the International Medical Congress at Rome. There were over 600 at Berlin.The Herkimer County (N. Y.) Medical Society has elected the following officers: President, Dr. Cyrus Kay, Jr.; Secretary, Dr. A. W. Suiter; Treasurer, Dr. Graves. The other officers of last year were reëlected.
Have Societies Named for Them.
—The Philadelphia brethren are having a mild epidemic of new medical societies, named for favorites; they now have medical societies respectively named for Prof. Hobart A. Hare, Prof. L. Webster Fox, Prof. Wm. E. Ashton and Prof. Jas. M. Anders.
Lancaster City and County Medical Society.
—At the last meeting of the Lancaster (Pa.) City and County Medical Society an interesting paper was read by C. M. Franklyn, M.D. on " Fractures of the Skull." Cases were reported by Drs. Welchans, Brenholtz, Craig, Roebuck, Ziegler, and Miller.