Stories of a Country Doctor

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Hummel and Parmele, 1891 - Medicine - 397 pages
 

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Page 372 - So live, that when thy summons comes to join The innumerable caravan, that moves To that mysterious realm, where each shall take His chamber in the silent halls of death, Thou go not, like the quarry slave at night, Scourged to his dungeon, but, sustained and soothed By an unfaltering trust, approach thy grave, Like one who wraps the drapery of his couch About him, and lies down to pleasant dreams.
Page 234 - Heaven is not reached at a single bound, But we build the ladder by which we rise From the lowly earth to the vaulted skies, And we mount to its summit round by round.
Page 188 - And sic a night he taks the road in As ne'er poor sinner was abroad in. The wind blew as 'twad blawn its last; The rattling...
Page 219 - But och ! it hardens a' within, And petrifies the feeling! To catch dame Fortune's golden smile, Assiduous wait upon her; And gather gear by every wile That's justified by honour; Not for to hide it in a hedge, Nor for a train attendant; But for the glorious privilege Of being independent.
Page 397 - Bovinine, containing as it does all the nutrient properties of lean raw beef in a highly concentrated form, furnishes to the Medical Profession a reliable and valuable aid to treatment in Phthisis, Marasmus of both young and old, in all wasting diseases, in continued fevers, and in supporting treatment.
Page 397 - ... place. The proteids in solution amount to 26 per cent, of the weight of the preparation, and give to it the great dietetic value it possesses in all conditions where a concentrated and readily assimilable food is needed.
Page 392 - YALE" SURGICAL CHAIR. The ONLY chair in which all the movements known to modern surgical and gynaecological work are combined, together with new and valuable features. It is simple in mechanism, strong in construction, beautiful in design and easily understood and operated. Send for Catalogue. Fig. I— Normal. A few of the positions are: normal, reclining...
Page 397 - BOVININE, fr rectal feeding, is unsurpassed in excellence, having been used for weeks continuously with no irritation or disturbance resulting. The most satisfactory results from its use as an enema are obtained by adding to each ounce of BO VI NINE ten grains of Pancreatic Extract and two ounces of water.
Page 372 - ... the work of a practice, but willing to make the gullible public believe, when they only want a little medicine, he is the best to go to — save a double fee — and he Is as willing to treat a case at the store as he is to sell a pound of soap or a quart of whisky, or a bottle of St. Jacob's oil. The true physician is an upright and true man ; a worker and a seeker after the good things attainable ; is honest and unselfish and a doer of good deeds through all his life, and when he gets old and...
Page 1 - CO., FORMERLY LECTURER ON DISEASES OF WOMEN IN THE MEDICAL DEPARTMENT OF THE MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY, AND PROFESSOR OF DISEASES OF WOMEN IN THE MEDICAL DEPARTMENT UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS CITY ; LECTURER ON...

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