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Work on Hospital Begins.
—Work has been begun on the hospital building to be erected in connection with the Territorial Asylum for the Insane, Phoenix. The building will be constructed of cement, and will be of fireproof and sanitary construction.
—The Territorial Board of Medical Examiners, on December 11, is said to have revoked the license of R. A. Aiton, medical advisor to a medical company of Phoenix. Notice has been filed that Dr. Aiton will move for a writ of certiorari to review the proceedings of the board.
—Dr. Edward S. Godfrey, Jr., Tucson, has been appointed secretary of the Territorial Board of Health, and territorial health officer.—A committee consisting of Drs. James M. Swetnam, John W. Thomas and W. C. Ellis has been appointed by the Maricopa County Medical Society to draft a bill requiring the collection of vital statistics in the territory.
Medical News. JAMA. 1909;LII(4):303–310. doi:10.1001/jama.1909.02540300043011
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