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Drug Addict Attacks Physician.
—A cocain addict of Galesburg entered the office of Dr. George D. Prewett, Peoria, November 5, and demanded cocain, and when refused attempted violence.
—Dr. John H. Riley, DeKalb, who has been ill for several weeks, is now reported to be improving.—Prof. Oliver H. Moore of the University of Illinois, who has recently returned from the war zone, gave a talk before the Y. W. C. A. at Champaign, November 15, in which he related his experiences with the Red Cross in France.—Dr. Warren R. Rainey, Salem, who is on duty in France, writes that he and Mrs. Rainey expect to return home before Christmas.— Dr. Oscar B. Stafford, La Salle, was seriously