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August 26, 1939

Common Happenings in Childhood

JAMA. 1939;113(9):882. doi:10.1001/jama.1939.02800340152033

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A pediatrician of standing, widely recognized as the best type of family practitioner, contributes here his views on crying, laughing, temper, tiredness, appetite, fears and antipathies, sleep and school. He tells his story with numerous references to actual cases, to history, to literature and to life. His is the wisdom of years of practice, and as a result this is one of the most sensible books available on the subjects that it concerns.

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