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Excursion to Atlantic City.
—Dr. I. Lawton Hiers, of Savannah, Ga., is arranging to have an excursion party of physicians, for the Atlantic City meeting, from Savannah to New York by ocean steamer.
Florida and National Department of Health.
—The following resolutions have been received:Whereas, There is established in the Agricultural Department of the United States Government, a Bureau of Animal Industry, by which certain of the brute creation is fostered in health, and protected against contagious disease transmission, vast sums of money being yearly appropriated for this purpose, andWhereas, It is considered both fitting and in accord with progress and demands of the age, that attention should be paid by the General Government to the health of man, in whom the wisdom, intellect and wealth of the Nation resides, to protect against disease inhibition, to lessen mortality, increase longevity, and to environ the human race with all
Association News.. JAMA. 1900;XXXIV(14):891–892. doi:10.1001/jama.1900.02460140063024