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Chicago, Oct. 31, 1898.
To the Editor:
—Your issue of Oct. 8, 1898, contains a letter from Dr. D. H. Galloway in which it is made to appear that Judge Kohlsaat refuses to allow: 1, more than one physician's bill against an estate; and 2, more than two dollars per visit, no matter what the service may have been.Here are a few facts found in the records of the Probate Court, available to the whole world and ready to the hand of the most casual inquirer:Estate of Sarah A. Toohy. Docket 43, p. 274. Claims allowed Nov. 22, 1897: Dr. D. R. Brower $153. Dr. Jas. H. Etheridge $200.Estate of Daniel Butters. Docket 42, p. 230. Claims allowed May 25, 1897: Dr. Frank Billings $100. Dr. R. D. MacArthur $354. Dr. Jos. M. Patton $150.Estate of Jos. T. Torrence. Docket 43, p. 151. Claims allowed Dec. 31,
Clarkson. P. Judge Kohlsaat Defended. JAMA. 1898;XXXI(19):1123. doi:10.1001/jama.1898.02450190049012
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