Work for the Association.
The American Medical Association is growing rapidly and yearly gaining in power, but it requires work by the members to increase it so that it shall become the greatest medical society in the world. We urge the members of the Association to look about them and whenever a member of a local society in good standing is found who is not already a member, urge him to send on his application to the Treasurer Dr. Dunglison, without delay. Look at the example of the British Islands, and think what an association the medical men of this country could make if they only set about it in earnest!
The New Marine-Hospital Service Law.
The following is the Act to regulate appointments in the Marine-Hospital Service of the United States which has just become a law:"Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the
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