—Dr. Marvin W. Dupree, Mount Vernon, assistant at the State Hospital for the Insane, has resigned and taken up practice at Athens.
—Dr. William C. Wheeler, Huntsville, health officer of Madison County, reports that there are about 10 cases of smallpox at New Hope, but that they are thoroughly isolated.
Acquitted of Murder.
—Dr. John B. Farley, of Farley, Madison County, charged with the murder of Davis Johnston, was acquitted, August 29, after a trial lasting two days. He claimed that he acted in self defense.
Statue to Dr. W. E. B. Davis.
—The memory of the late Dr. William E. B. Davis, Birmingham, is to be perpetuated by the erection of a monument by the Southern Surgical and Gynecological Association, of which Dr. Davis was the originator. The statue is being made by G. Moretti, and will be in bronze, 7½ feet high, standing upon a