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SATURDAY, MAY 25, 1912
STATISTICS OF STATE BOARD EXAMINATIONS
We are presenting this week, for the ninth consecutive year, tabulated statistics based on examinations conducted by state medical licensing boards. With the exception of one minor sectarian board, our returns for the year 1911, published in this issue, are complete; at no previous time have we had such ready cooperation on the part of state licensing boards. This is in marked contrast with conditions in 1903, when reports from a large number of boards could not be obtained, owing, in most instances, to the fact that records of examinations and licensure were not kept. The various statistical tables are worthy of careful study. A few comments will not be out of place, although the reader