LEWIS S. M'MURTRY.
The President-elect of the Association.BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH.Lewis S. McMurtry, President-elect of the American Medical Association, was born and reared in Central Kentucky, and has lived continuously in his native state. His family were among the early settlers of Kentucky, and came of Scotch ancestry. He is 52 years of age. He was educated at Center College at Danville, where he received the degree of A.B. when 19 years of age; three years later the same institution conferred on him the degree of A.M. in course. After three years' pupilage, he was graduated from the medical department of the Tulane University of Louisiana, at New Orleans, and served the year following graduation as one of the chiefs of clinics in the Charity Hospital of that city. Returning to Kentucky, he entered on the practice of medicine at Danville, Ky., where he continued in practice several years. In