The Honorary Secretary for New South Wales announces that vouchers must be, presented at the railway booking offices at Sydney or other cities on the outward journey and at Brisbane on the return journey, to enable members to obtain tickets at concession rates. Sleeping berths and seats In the observation car can be booked a fortnight before the date of the commencement of the journeys. Concession tickets are available for members and their wives, but not for any other relative. A special train for members will leave Sydney on Friday, August 20, '1920, at 1.18 p.m., Should the accommodation on this train prove insufficient, further arrangements will be made. Members wishing to break the journey between Sydney and Brisbane can do so for a limited time by purchasing full rates tickets. The conditions are set forth on page 30 of the New South Wales Railway Guide. The steamship Bombala is advertised to leave Sydney at noon on Saturday, August 21, 1920, and is due to arrive in Brisbane on August 23, 1920. No concessions have been granted on steamer fares. According to the clinical hypothesis advanced as to the nervous connexions of the viscera which underlie abdominal pain, muscular rigidity and tenderness, these are the precise conditions present also in" the case of the synapses formed by sympathetic afterent fibres, the probable modes of connexion of which have also been advanced from clinical investigation and await further confirmation by histological and physiological research.
Medical Journal of Australia