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Central Illinois District Medical Society.
—The following resolutions were adopted at the meeting of the District Medical Society of Central Illinois, held at Pana, April 22, 1894, relative to the prevention of blindness:Whereas, Laws have been enacted by the Legislatures of several States relative to the prevention of blindness due to ophthalmia neonatorum; andWhereas, Efforts are being made by the Illinois State Board of Charities to influence the passage of a similar law by the Illinois State Legislature of 1894-5; be itResolved, That the District Medical Society of Central Illinois convened at Pana, April 22,1894, hereby indorses and commends the efforts being made by the Illinois State Board of Charities to secure appropriate legislation relative to the prevention of blindness due to ophthalmia of the newborn.
—In memory of the late Dr. J. H. Rauch, be it Resolved, That the District Medical Society of Central
SOCIETY NEWS.. JAMA. 1894;XXII(18):683-684. doi:10.1001/jama.1894.02420970037016