Medicine: Eye Gift

President Nicholas Murray Butler of Columbia University last week made formal though indirect announcement that the university had received another sizeable chunk of the gigantic income of Edward Stephen Harkness. Had Columbia not received it, the U. S. and New York State would have taken it as income taxes. The gift, Mr. Harkness indicated, was to be allocated to the great Medical Center which the university and Presbyterian Hospital have organized in upper Manhattan; and the Medical Center should use it for an Eye Institute.* Pathologists can describe diseased eye conditions....

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