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Page 453 - Dr. Henry B. Baker, Secretary of the Michigan State Board of Health, a pint bottle about two-thirds full of melted ice cream, with the request that I analyze it, as some eighteen persons had been seriously affected by eating it.
Page 404 - But this beauty serves merely as a guide to birds and beasts, in order that the fruit may be devoured and the manured seeds disseminated : I infer that this is the case from having as yet found no exception to the rule that seeds are always thus disseminated when embedded within a fruit of any kind (that is within a fleshy or pulpy envelope), if it be coloured of any brilliant tint, or rendered conspicuous...
Page 365 - Although the characters of good rhubarb have been known for a long time, it is only recently that the plant or plants yielding it became known.
Page 52 - PRACTICE OF PHARMACY. A Treatise on the Modes of Making and Dispensing Officinal, Unofficinal, and Extemporaneous Preparations, with Descriptions of their Properties, Uses, and Doses, Intended as a Hand-Book for Pharmacists and Physicians and a Text-Book for Students.
Page 269 - Cocaine in Hay Fever." A Lecture delivered at the Chicago Medical College, by Seth S- Bishop, MD, Surgeon to the South Side Free Dispensary, and to the Illinois Charitable Eye and Ear Infirmary ; Member of the American Medical Association.
Page 516 - ... that the last word has not yet been said on the subject, and the formula " like cures like " may still have another lease of life to run.
Page 197 - ... both paralyze the venous side of the heart, viz., the auricles, and greatly lower the tone of the walls of the veins. The extra amount of blood, therefore, which is driven into the veins through the increased action of the ventricle, is only with great difficulty returned to the ventricle, and here the danger is not so much from failure in the power of the ventricle as in the case of kairin and thallin, as from the danger of bleeding the animal to death into its own veins.
Page 315 - ... menstruum to saturate the powder and leave a stratum above it. When the liquid begins to drop from the percolator, close the lower orifice, and, having closely covered the percolator, macerate for forty-eight hours. Then allow the percolation to proceed, gradually adding menstruum, until the hydrastis is exhausted.
Page 453 - I analyze it, as some 18 persons had been seriously affected by eating of it. Dr. Baker also sent some of the vanilla which had been used as flavoring. It was thought that the poison would be found in the vanilla, because some lemon ice cream furnished at the same gathering had not affected those who ate of it.
Page 455 - Health for 3885, an instance is given of the poisoning of more than 100 persons from ice cream, sent out from one restaurant. The chemist was unable to detect any mineral poison. The injurious results were attributed to the use of decomposed gelatin ; but no gelatin of any kind was used in the Lawton cream. Other cases occurring in New York and Brooklyn, have been attributed to the employment...