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Wilmore, Pa., April 29, 1896.
To the Editor:
—I beg the privilege of thanking Dr. Hamilton, through the Journal, for his article on the life of Dr. Mussey. I know of no doctor in the past, or present time, of whom I was so truly glad to learn, of his life and character, as that of Dr. Mussey.Within the last few months, through the kindness of Dr. Parsons of Portsmouth, N. H., I learned of the life of Dr. Mussey, before his coming to Ohio, as given before the New Hampshire Medical Society, at its one hundredth anniversary, and now I have the excellent article, by Dr. Hamilton, with a good picture of Dr. Mussey; his autograph I have had for a long time, as found attached to my father's diploma, given to him at Dartsmouth Medical College in 1835—Dr. Mussey was lecturing on anatomy, surgery and obstetrics at
Blaisdell IC. Dr. Reuben D. Mussey.. JAMA. 1896;XXVI(19):939. doi:10.1001/jama.1896.02430710041012
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