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Plague Infected Rats.
—In the week ending October 3, three plague infected rats were found at Los Angeles, according to Public Health Reports. The number of rats trapped during the week was 2,375; of the squirrels and mice trapped, none were found to be infected. The date of the last human case of plague in Los Angeles was January 15.
Chiropractic College Sues Chiropractic Board.
—The Berkeley Chiropractic College has gone to court to restrain the state board of chiropractic examiners from conducting an investigation of that institution. The president of the "college" considers, it is reported, that since no member of the board was a licensed chiropractor for three years prior to his appointment as required
Medical News. JAMA. 1925;85(20):1564–1569. doi:10.1001/jama.1925.02670200042016
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