The American Academy of Medicine will hold its Annual Meeting at Philadelphia, Wednesday and Thursday, December 3 and 4, 1890. Richard J. Dunglison, Secretary.
Cincinnati Authorities and Cigarette Smoking.
—The chief of police in that city has issued orders to arrest all children found smoking and will hold them in custody until they learn from whom the goods were obtained.
A Physician Cremated.
—The body of Dr. A. B, Carpenter, a prominent physician of Cleveland, O., was incinerated at the Buffalo Crematory, October 21.
A New Medical Journal.
— The Baltimore Medical and Surgical Record is the title of a new medical monthly, the first number of which was issued in October. Its purpose is to furnish, at a low price, a monthly review of medical literature, and as the second medical journal in the State of Maryland, will seek especially to serve the profession in that State. The initial