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October 27, 1900

Medical News.

JAMA. 1900;XXXV(17):1094-1098. doi:10.1001/jama.1900.02460430030013

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CALIFORNIA.  Sacramento reports a death-rate for September of 16 per 1000 per annum.Los Angeles reports 117 deaths during September, 25 of which were due to tuberculosis.Dr. Asa Clark has been reappointed medical superintendent of the State Hospital for the Insane at Stockton.Dr. Samuel O. L. Potter has resigned from the board of trustees and from the chair of theory and practice of medicine and clinical medicine in the College of Physicians and Surgeons of San Francisco.The Merritt Hospital, Oakland, will now be built. The Supreme Court of the United States has sustained the decision of the lower court and the $500,000 devised by Mrs. Catherine M. Garcelon for this purpose is thus made available.The Student Guild of Stanford University has funds in hand and will build a hospital for the use of students of the institution. The authorities of the university will provide for the

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