The Section was called to order on Tuesday, May 5th, 1891, by Dr. E. S. Talbot, of Chicago, 111., the Chairman of the Section of Dental and Oral Surgery of the American Medical Association.
Dr. Talbot: The first thing necessary to be done will be to elect a Secretary. Dr. Morgan is unable to be with us at this Section, and so we will have to appoint a Secretary. I propose Dr. Custer.
Dr. Custer: I would rather you would have some one else.
Dr. Talbot: There are no minutes to be read and the duties will not be arduous. Those in favor of Dr. Custer being appointed as Secretary will signify aye.
This motion was seconded and passed unanimously.
Dr. Talbot: It may seem to some of those who are present that the numbers are rather small; but having attended all the meetings since the Section was organized ten