AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION.
Proceedings of the Forty-third Annual Meeting, held in Detroit, Mich., June 7, 8, 9 and 10, 1892.June 7—First Day—General Session.The Association convened in the Detroit Opera House, and was called to order at 10 A.M., by the Chairman of the Committee of Arrangements, Dr. H. O. Walker, of Detroit.Divine blessing was invoked by the Rt. Rev. Thomas F. Davies, of Detroit.Dr. Walker then introduced the Hon. R. A. Alger, of Detroit, who, on rising and advancing to the speaker's stand, was received with an outburst of applause, and when quiet was restored delivered the following ADDRESS OF WELCOME.
Mr. Chairman, Doctors and Ladies:
—I have been invited here through the courtesy of our local committee, to bid you welcome to Detroit and Michigan. The gathering of such a distinguished body of men, men who stand so high in their profession, from every part