The Medical Times and Gazette, Volume 1

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J. & A. Churchill, 1864
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Page 163 - Published under the direction of the general council of medical education and registration of the United Kingdom, pursuant to the medical act (1858).
Page 102 - He organized the Society for the relief of the widows and orphans of medical men in 1840 and was its first president.
Page 158 - THE SECOND STEP IN CHEMISTRY; or, the Student's Guide to the Higher Branches of the Science.
Page 126 - ... or by order- of any justice, or under any other than civil process, shall appear to be insane, the county judge of the county where he is confined shall institute a careful investigation...
Page 132 - ... led to make excavations, of course under the guidance of some knowing one, and when any of these twentieth-century objects turn up in the shape of spear-heads, arrow-points, or axe-hammers, etc., they are unhesitatingly accepted as genuine products of bygone ages. Mr. Thomas Plunket, of Enniskillen, member of the Royal Irish Academy and of the Royal Society of Antiquaries of Ireland, sends me the following story, which shows what serious results may hang on a single incident of imposition. In...
Page 126 - Person is insane, it shall be lawful for One of Her Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State, upon Receipt of such Certificate, to direct, by Warrant under his Hand, that such Person shall be removed to such County Lunatic Asylum or other proper Receptacle for Insane Persons as the said Secretary of State may judge proper and appoint...
Page 132 - Registrar duly to fulfil the duties imposed upon him, it shall be lawful for the Registrar to write a letter to any registered person, addressed to him according to his address on the Register, to inquire whether he has ceased to...
Page 137 - I am directed by the Lords of the Committee of Privy Council for Trade to acknowledge the receipt of your letter of the 10th instant, with the inclosures from Messrs.
Page 206 - One thousand eight hundred and fifty-nine, no Certificate required by any Act now in force, or that may hereafter be passed, from any Physician, Surgeon, Licentiate in Medicine and Surgery, or other Medical Practitioner, shall be valid unless the Person signing the same be registered under this Act.
Page 126 - ... if such person shall still remain subject to be continued in custody, to issue his warrant to the keeper or other person having the care of any such asylum or receptacle as aforesaid, directing that such person shall be removed back from thence to the prison or other place of confinement from whence he or she shall have been taken, or, if the period of imprisonment or custody of such person shall have expired, that he or she shall be discharged.

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