A quack was recently fined $100 in Los Angeles for practicing medicine without a license.In San Jose, a man who has been travelling through the state under the title of the "Old Quaker Doctor," has been arrested, the result of investigations by a joint committee from the Pastors' Union of San Jose and the Santa Clara County Medical Society.Three "Indian doctors," who secured the deeds to a ranch near Santa Rosa in exchange for an alleged practice in that place, and who were sued on account of misrepresentations, have been defeated in court, the deeds to the property annulled and the ranch returned to its original owners.
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA.
—The Imperial Medical Society of Constantinople. Turkey, at its meeting February 15, elected Surgeon-General Wyman, of the U. S. Marine-Hospital Service, to honorary membership. This is the oldest scientific body in Constantinople, has done much