The reports, papers, etc., in this volume were presented at the fifty-second annual session of the Society, 1898, the papers being grouped under the several headings: Materia Medica and Therapeutics; Surgery; Practice of Medicine; Neurology; Gynecology; Obstetrics; Pediatrics; Ophthalmology and Otology; Laryngology; State Medicine and Hygiene; Medico legal. There are also obituaries of Drs. William Meacher, Francis H. Bodenius, Lucius M. Squire and George D. Wilber. The "Constitution and By-laws" occupy the latter part of the volume, with lists of members, present, honorary and deceased. The style of arrangement, the printing and the excellent paper used make this, the thirty-second volume of the "Transactions," a credit to the Society.