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Dr. Welch Reappointed.
—The board of censors of the State Medical Association of Alabama, at a meeting in Montgomery, January 10, unanimously reelected Dr. Samuel W. Welch state health officer for a period of five years. Dr. Welch has been the state health officer of Alabama since 1917. He is an ex-president of the state medical association, a member of the Council on Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association, and prominent in other state and national health councils.
"Sub Office of the Great Physician."
— James A. Biglow, 1435 South Central Avenue, Los Angeles, was arraigned, Nov. 30, 1926, on a charge of violating the medical practice act; he pleaded guilty, it is reported,
Medical News. JAMA. 1927;88(4):249-254. doi:10.1001/jama.1927.02680300035017