Robert Worthington Hastings, M.D

1922 Boston Medical and Surgical Journal  
Association. The outcome of this conference was a compromise, the health officer to receive for the first two years seventy-five hundred dollars, for the succeeding two years, eighty-seven hundred and fifty dollars, and thereafter ten thousand dollars. Had an inadequate salary been offered a health official in any city of the United States, we fear the profession would have found the matter of little concern. This is partly because politics, rather than preparation, enters into such
more » ... to such appointments, but also due to the fact pointed out by an anonymous writer in the Century, who uses a caustic pen, but seems to
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