This hospital must before long be removed to a new location. An admirably adapted site has been purchased for about $500,000 on the westerly side of the city. Only one hospital building will be erected at the present time, but the cost of this first ward will be not less than another half-million. Work will be begun so soon as the plans are drawn. The new structure will be patterned after the best that can be found abroad or at home, and in its equipment it will be as good as the best. The sale of the old site, valued at $2,500,000, will enable the trustees to add a large sum to the endowment fund. This will be drawn upon for the construction of other buildings as they may be required.
St. Luke's Hospital has always the good wishes of the medical profession; not simply because of its name— that