Professor Toldt has been elected dean of the medical faculty of the University of Vienna.
Knighthood has been conferred upon Drs. Hector Cameron, Glasgow, and G. Hare Philipson, Newcastle-on-Tyne.
The monument to Lavoisier, the distinguished chemist, in Place de la Madeleine, Paris, was inaugurated by the Minister of Public Instruction, July 27.
The Maharajah of Gwalior has offered the Government of India for service in China a fully-equipped hospital ship, upon which he proposes to spend twenty lakhs of rupees, or more than half a million dollars.
Russian army surgeons to the number of 180 passed through St. Petersburg on their way to Khabarovsk to join the forces proceeding to the front. Several strong Red Cross corps are soon to be sent to China via Moscow. At present 400 ambulances are in operation with Russian troops in the field.
The National Red Cross Association met in Washington, D. C., July