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Health at Birmingham.
—Telegraphic reports to the department of commerce from seventy cities with a total population of 29,000,000 for the week ending March 13 indicate that the highest mortality rate (27.4) is for Birmingham, while the rate for the group as a whole was 17.7. The mortality rate for Birmingham in the corresponding week of last year was 21.5, and for the group of cities as a whole, 15.
State Medical Meeting.
—The annual meeting of the Arizona State Medical Association will be held at Globe, April 26-28, under the presidency of Dr. Roderick D. Kennedy, Globe, and with the Gila County Medical Society acting as hosts; among the speakers will be Dr. William F. Braasch,
Medical News. JAMA. 1926;86(15):1138-1142. doi:10.1001/jama.1926.02670410034018