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a a * * Three interesting statements recently received are

Guide to Current Official Statistics (H.M.'s Stationery Office, Is. 30. post free), The Second General Report of the Peoples League of Health (12 Stratford Place) whose patron is H.M. the King and which was founded by Miss Olga Nethersole to spread medical knowledge .. among the masses, and The Financial and Economic Situation in Persia (The Persia Society, 247 Park Avenue, New York City, U.S.A.). Dr. Millspaugh has been for some time the Administrator-General of the finances of Persia and there is no man living who knows more about the material conditions of that country.