Annotated Bibliography of AJN articles realted to NC nurses

Richards, L. (Jan., 1901). Hospital and Training School Items in Charge of Linda Richards. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 1, No. 4, 285-293.

 

The author follows the founding of medical buildings and a hospital by Mrs. Mallory in the city of Ashville to help in the recovery of wealthy invalids. She received the land from the Old Colony Loan and Trust Company of Boston. This home was modeled after a one of similar function in Denver, Colorado. 

 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins. (May, 1902). Editorial Comment, Our Winter Journeyings. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 2, No. 8, 643-646.

 

The authors briefly explain how the nurses of North Carolina are following suit with the nurses of New York by moving in the direction of State organization.

 

Thornton, M. E. (July, 1902). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 2, No. 10, 731-742.

 

The author lists the graduating class of 1902 from the University of Maryland Training-School for Nurses. Among the graduates mentioned was Mary Washington Gregory of North Carolina.

 

Laxton, M. P., (Sept., 1902). Western North Carolina as a Health Resort. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 2, No. 12, 993-995.

 

The author contests that the weather in the Blue Ridge Mountain area contains the perfect temperature to sustain a healthy livelihood and to maintain good health.

 

Thornton, M. E. (Oct., 1902). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 1, 54-65.

 

A letter from the President of the Raleigh Nurses’ Association W. L. Wyche and Secretary R. G. Hill inform of a meeting to be held in the Olivia Raney Library Building in Raleigh, North Carolina on Tuesday, October 28, at four o’clock in the evening and at Wednesday, October 28, at ten o’clock in the morning. The object of the meeting is to organize a North Carolina State Nurses’ Association for the purpose of registration and legislation.

 

Thornton, M. E. (Dec., 1902). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 3, 210-234.

 

The article provides a brief description of the events of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association on October 29th in Raleigh, North Carolina. 

 

A.G. L., Bannister, B., Lawrence, M. H., & Kinney, Dita H. Letters to the Editor. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 5, 404-406.

 

A letter to the editor by the nurses of North Carolina expresses their struggle with state registration and the selection of position titles.

 

Thornton, M. E. (Mar., 1903). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 6, 466-483.

 

A brief description on how the North Carolina State Nurses’ bill was passed by the House, but is being held up by the Senate by two private sanatoriums and one hospital.

 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins. (Mar., 1903). Editorial Comment. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 6, 499-504.

An editorial comment expressing the need to congratulate the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association for being the first to report a bill to the legislature amid being held up by two private sanatoriums and one hospital.

Thornton, M. E. (April., 1903). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 7, 566-571.

The author presents a copy of The North Carolina Bill that was passed by the General Assembly on March 2, 1903.

Thornton, M. E. (May, 1903). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 8, 640-649.

Mary Wyche, the President of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association, and Ann de Vane, the Secretary place an announcement for the first meeting of the Association on June 9, 1903.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins. (Jun., 1903). Front Matter. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 9, Unnumbered.

The author provides a segment of The North Carolina Bill.

B. (Jun., 1903). Letters to the Editor. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 9, 742-743.

The author of the letter provides a copy of the itinerary of the first annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association from June 3 till the 11, 1903.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins, (July., 1903). Hospital and Training-School Items. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 10, 790-799.

The author notes how Miss Mary Rose Batterham became the first nurse to be awarded the title “R.N.” under the lay of the State of North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins, (Aug., 1903). Back Matter. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 11, 917-918.

The author provides the announcement that at the meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association in Ashville on June 9, 1903; three nurses were elected to serve with two physicians as Examiners of Registered Nurses for the State of North Carolina. Their names are the following: Mrs. M. H. Lawrence, Miss Constance I. Pfohl, and Miss M. L. Wyche.

Thornton, M. E. (Sep., 1903). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 3, No. 12, 977-986.

The author provides the minutes of the first annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association meeting in Ashville on June 9 to 11.

Thornton, M. E. (Feb., 1904). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton, the American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 4, No. 5, 378-392.

The author provides a letter from President Mrs. M. H. Lawrence and Secretary and Treasurer M. L. Wyche explaining the creation of the Board of Examiners of Trained Nurses of North Carolina on the December 16, 1903.

Thornton, M. E. (May, 1904). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 4, No. 8, 635-648.

Secretary and Treasurer M. L. Wyche calls for a meeting of The Board of Examiners of Trained Nurses of North Carolina for examination of applicants from May 24 to the 25, 1903. The author also provides an advertisement for the second meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association on May 26 to the 27.

Thornton, M. E. (Feb., 1905). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 5, No. 5, 330-338.

The author provides a letter from Secretary and Treasurer M. L. Wyche explaining the happenings of the November meeting of the Board of Examiners of Trained Nurses held at Greensboro, North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Mar., 1905). Hospital and Training-School Items. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 5, No. 6, 405-408.

The author provides a copy of a letter circulated by the Board of Examiners of Trained Nurses from January 14, 1905 expressing the training-schools creating a uniform curriculum and establishment of courses for the nurses to take.

Thornton, M. E. (May, 1905). Official Reports of Societies in Charge of Mary E. Thornton. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 5, No. 8, 530-548.

The author provides the itinerary of the third annual North Carolina State Nurses’ Association held on May 30 and 31 and June 1, 1905 at Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1905). Official Reports. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 5, No. 10, 711-717.

The author provides synapses of the third annual North Carolina State Nurses’ Association held on May 30 and 31 and June 1, 1905 at Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Included is a list of directors, committees, a schedule for the day’s events and minutes of the meetings.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1906). Official Reports. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 6, No. 10, 721-728.

The author provides the happening of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association held in Charlotte starting on May 31 and lasting two days. The happenings of the third meeting of the Board Examiners of North Carolina in Charlotte during May 29 and 30 are also given.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1906) Ninth Annual Convention of the Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States: Minutes and Proceedings. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 6, No. 11, 731-828.

The author provides the minutes and proceedings of the Ninth Annual Convention of the Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States held in The Young Women’s Christian Association Building in Detroit, Michigan from June 5th to the 7th, 1906. Included is a segment from Miss Wyche describing the state of nursing in North Carolina. Miss Wyche explains how several nurses, including graduate nurses, go about their work.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1906) Official Reports. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 6, No. 12, 888-903.

The author provides a letter from Secretary Edith Eaton describing the events at the annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held in Charlotte on May 31 and June 1. Given is a list of articles and addresses given along with the results of the elections of officers.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1906) Training School Notes. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 7, No. 3, 221-224.

The author provides the questions used by the North Carolina Board of Examiners of Nurses at the May, 1906, examination. The papers on Anatomy, Physiology, and Surgical Nursing were prepared by the medical members of the board; the other papers by the nurse members of the board.  

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1907) North Carolina Bill. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 7, No. 4, 274-275.

The author provides a copy of the North Carolina Bill that became law on March 2, 1903. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Feb., 1907) Editorial Comment. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 7, No. 5, 333-339.

The author provides an editorial comment of criticisms concerning the North Carolina Bill. Among the criticisms is the lack of funds to pay expenses, such as travel; the unpreparedness of graduate nurses; and the inability to make to a diploma compulsory. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1907) Editorial Comment. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 7, No. 7, 505-513.

The author gives the amendment to the North Carolina Bill which was passed on March 5th. The amendment is said to have raised the standard of practice in North Carolina to be ranked first in state registration.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1907) Tenth Annual Convention of the Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States: Minutes of the Proceedings. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 7, No. 11, 787-911.

The author provides the minutes of the proceedings of the Tenth Annual Convention of the Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States held in Richmond, Virginia form May 14th to the 16th, 1907.  Following the minutes of the proceedings are the articles: Missionary Nursing Among the Mountains, by Maria Purdon Allen that describes the health and life of those that make their home in the mountains; and Visiting Nursing in the Mountains of Western North Carolina, by Lydia Holman that tells of her methods of practice in a small hamlet in the mountains.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Oct., 1907) Training-School Notes. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 8, No. 1, 80-82.

The author gives a copy of an open letter addressed to the president of the State Normal and Industrial College of North Carolina by Miss Wyche, superintendent of nurses at Watts Hospital, Durham. It is in this letter that Miss Wyche expresses the need to place nursing as a profession, rather than that of a trade.  A proposed course outline is given.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1908) Hospital and Training-School Notes. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 8, No. 4, 314-322.

The author provides a brief announcement that a new sanatorium is to be erected in Charlotte and next April. Thirty-five nurses are need.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1908) Official Reports. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 8, No. 7, 548-563.

The author gives a description on the accomplishments of Miss Caroline Marques, R.N. upon resigning her position as superintendent of the Mission Hospital in Ashville, North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1908) Proceedings of the Eleventh Annual Convention of the Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States held in San Francisco, California May, 5, 6, 7, and 8, 1908: Minutes and Proceedings. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 8, No. 10, 835-872.

The minutes and proceedings of the Eleventh Annual Convention of the Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States provide a brief synopsis of the happenings of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association. Among those mentioned are the investigation of almshouse conditions, the push for a uniform curriculum, and the question of a preparatory course in the National School for those looking to take up nursing as a profession.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1908) Official Reports. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 8, No. 11, 928-936.

The proceedings and minutes of the sixth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association at the Southern Conservatory of Music, Durham, on June 17 are provided by letter from Secretary Mary Sheetz, R.N.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Feb., 1909) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 9, No. 5, 362-376.

The announcement of the opening of The Charlotte Sanatorium on December, 9 is given by the author. A full description is given of the services provided and is declared that E. Ethelyn Cherryman is to supervise nursing services.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1909) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 9, No. 10, 763-794.

In Raleigh, “the Board of Examiners of Trained Nurses held its sixth annual meeting on June 22, 23, and 24”.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1909) Proceedings of the Twelfth Convention of the  Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States held in Minneapolis, Minnesota June 10 and 11, 1909. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 9, No. 12, 877-991.

Minutes of the Proceedings of the Twelfth Convention of the Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States held in Minneapolis, Minnesota explain how a standing committee is promised. The state committee sent out circulars to all of the almshouses in the state asking for the co-operation of physicians; they received only fifteen replies. The author provides a description of the happenings of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association and its meeting held in Durham in June, 1908. Miss Mary L. Wyche gives a plea to allow practical examination while acknowledging that changes are needed to be made. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Oct., 1909) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 10, No. 1, 48-64.

E. Henderson, secretary pro tem, provides the minutes and proceedings of the seventh annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association at Wrightsville Beach. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1909) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 10, No. 3, 202-220.

The author provided the happening of the Charlotte’s Sanatorium’s first graduating class including the officers to be placed in an alumni association. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1910) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 10, No. 12, 973-998.

The author provides the happenings of the eighth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at Ashville from June 8-10 at Battery Park Hotel.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1911) Proceedings of the Fourteenth Annual Convention of the Nurses’ Associated Alumni of the United States held at Park Street Church, Boston, Mass., May 31, June 1, 2, 3, 1911. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 11, No. 11, 879-985.

A brief excerpt is given by the author explaining that the North Carolina Nurses’ Committee is working alone. The state of organization is given.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sept., 1911) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 11, No. 12, 1058-1081.

The author provides the proceedings and minutes of the ninth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association in the Students’ Building in the State Normal College in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1912) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 12, No. 4, 344-362.

The author provides the announcement that Mrs. Carven and Mrs. Bennett were given a reception on December 12th by the nurses of Ashville.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1912) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 12, No. 7, 592-614.

The author states that the Watts Hospital in Durham, North Carolina had been enlarged by the adding of two new buildings, a surgical pavilion and a nurses’ home. The improvements were a gift from Mr. G. W. Watts. A brief summary of the hospital’s accomplishments are given along with a picture.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1912) Proceedings of the Fifteenth Annual Convention of the American Nurses’ Association Held at Orchestra Hall, Chicago, Ill. June 5-7, 1912. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 12, No. 10, 859-983.

The author provides a brief explanation that the tuberculosis case has been successfully isolated and that a nurse had volunteered as a local almshouse.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1912) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 12, No. 12, 1036-1065.

The author provides the minutes and proceedings of the tenth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association on Wednesday, June 19th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1913) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 13, No. 4, 307-322.

            The author provides a summary of the fall session of the Board of Examiners of Trained Nurses of North Carolina. The highest honor was awarded to Rosetta McL. Shannon, while a second honor was awarded to Hattie L. McCoy.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1913) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 13, No. 11, 868-897.

            The author provides the minutes and proceedings of the tenth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association in Ashville, North Carolina on May 27th-30th

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Oct., 1913) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 14, No. 1, 52-74.

            Upon her resignation from Watts Hospital in Durham, North Carolina, a summary of Mary L. Wyche’s accomplishments is given by the author.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1914) Editorial Comment. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 14, No. 7, 497-507.

            A brief description of the Dunnewyche Home for Nurses, of North Carolina is given.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1914) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 14, No. 7, 555-587.

            A brief description of the Dunnewyche Home for Nurses, of North Carolina is given.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1914) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 14, No. 11, 989-1031.

            The author provides the minutes and proceedings of the twelfth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association in Durham, North Carolina at the Malbourne Hotel on May 27th – 29th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1915) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 15, No. 7, 598-617.

            The author provides a description on the happenings of the Dunnewyche Home for Nurses, of North Carolina under the guidance of Mrs. Vaughn.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Oct., 1915) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 16, No. 1, 57-75.

            The author provides the minutes and proceedings of the thirteenth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at Wilmington, North Carolina on May 25th – 27th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1916) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 16, No. 10, 1031-1059.

            The author provides the minutes and proceedings of the fourteenth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at Winston-Salem, North Carolina on May 30th to June 5th.  In Raleigh, North Carolina, a meeting of the Raleigh Graduate Nurses’ Club entertained Ella Phillips Crandall on June 1st through 2nd. Talk began for the creation of a Public Health Association throughout the state. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1916) Dangers of Trachoma. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 17, No. 3, 232.

            The author, in the section titled “Dangers of Trachoma from the News Letter of the National Committee for the Prevention of Blindness, explains that the nation-wide spread of the disease is confined to the mountainous sections of Kentucky, West Virginia, Tennessee, Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1916) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 17, No. 3, 250-279.

            In Ashville, North Carolina, Mary L. Wyche is described by the author as retiring from her position at the Henderson Hospital. The happenings of both Pearl M. Weaver and S. H. Cabaniss are also given.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Mar., 1917) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 17, No. 6, 541-564.

            The amended bill of the State Registration for Nurses, signed by Governor F. W. Bickett, on February 2nd, 1917, is given is its entirety.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1917) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 17, No. 11, 1115-1141.

            The author provided the proceedings of the fifteenth annual meeting of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association in Fayetteville, North Carolina on May 22nd – 26th.

West, Lola (Oct., 1917) Commercial Exploitation of the Pupil Nurse. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 18, No. 1, 41-44.

            The author, Lola West, examines the exploitation of pupil nurses by hospitals looking to expand their profit margins by adding more nurses to the training schools and instituted the practice of sending them to care for patients outside of the hospital. This led to a decrease in the standard of practice among graduating nurses. Hospitals with commercial training schools and the physicians that employ the pupil nurses are to be dealt with, according to the author. The author calls for the raising of the standard of practice in training-schools, the debarring of unqualified nurses from practicing in the state and the informing of the laity of the sub-standard nursing is to take place.   

Covert, Emily C. (Nov., 1917) Is Nursing a Profession? The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 18, No. 2, 107-109.

            The author, using Webster’s definition of a profession, examines if nursing “measures up to the requirements” of a “learned” profession. Unlike Mr. Flexner’s appeal that nursing is “second nature”, the author suggests that nursing is a science, based on a “body of organized and tested knowledge”.

Redwine, Edith M. (Dec., 1917) Management of the Small Hospital. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 18, No. 3, 197-202.

            The author examines the physical aspect of running a small hospital. A “small hospital” is defined as having the capacity of one-hundred beds or less. She highlights the personal involved in the hospitals management, like superintendants, pupil nurses, bookkeepers, and a graduate dietitian. The job of the superintendant is the main concern of the paper as it explains all in which is done by the occupation.

Sumner, Lela H. (Mar., 1918) Errors in Mental and Nervous Nursing. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 18, No. 6, 449-454.

            The author explains that the errors in mental and nervous nursing is due in part to the lack of knowledge of the nature, causes, and needs of these disorders. The author calls to standardize the meaning and nature of insanity while providing three main causes of the disease. The classifications of insanity are given along with descriptions of various types of insanity and the ways to treat a patient suffering with the specific type. The author suggests giving a patient with insanity an occupation to alleviate the mental suffering.

 Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1918) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 18, No. 12, 1183-1205.

            The author provides the proceedings of the sixteenth annual meeting of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association held at Kingston, North Carolina at the Hotel Caswell on June 4th through the 7th.

Wyche, Mary L. (Jun., 1919) A Pre-Nursing Course Outline. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 19, No. 9, 715

            The author provides a listing, developed by Mary L. Wyche, of the courses that leads to a B.S. and graduate degree in nursing.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jun., 1919) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 19, No. 9, 719-736

            The author provides the proceedings of the seventeenth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at the Battery Park Hotel in Ashville, North Carolina from June 9th to the 12th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1919) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 19, No. 11, 883-903.

            The author provides the proceedings of the Board of Examiners of Trained Nurses of North Carolina annual meeting held in Raleigh, North Carolina from May 27th to the 29th. Of the 105 applicants up for examination, 95 were successful with nine being colored. The author also provides the proceedings of the seventeenth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at the Battery Park Hotel in Ashville, North Carolina from June 9th to the 12th.

Ehrenfeld, Rose M. (Oct., 1919) The Evolution of Public Health Nursing. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 20, No. 1, 14-18.

            Rose M. Ehrenfeld, R.N. and State Director of Tubercular Nursing, examines the genesis of public health nursing and the effect of creating bureaus that establish divisions of public health nurses. The ever-changing task of the public health nurse, according to the author, has prompted public and federal organizations to provide more funding and aid.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Feb., 1920) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 20, No. 5, 417-438.

            The author provides the proceedings of the Board of Examiners of Trained Nurses of North Carolina meeting in Greensboro, North Carolina from November 18th to the 20th. On December 13th at the O. Henry Hotel, the Greensboro No. 4 Nurses’ District Association under the direction of Blanche Stafford; those elected in various positions are given.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1920) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 20, No. 11, 917-947.

            The author provides the proceedings of the eighteenth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association at Charlotte, North Carolina from June 1st to the 4th.

Houston, John Walter, M.D. (Jan., 1921) Should Instruction in Tuberculous Nursing Be Given During Training. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 21, No. 4, 217-220.

            Dr. John Walter Houston examines the question whether nurses should be given instruction during their training on tuberculosis. The inability for a nurse to administer treatment to a patient with tuberculosis falls upon the school lack of instruction and education. The author’s intent is to show that there is a need for specialized tuberculosis nursing through training. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1921) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 21, No. 11, 819-845.

            The author provides the proceedings of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association at Wrightsville Beach on June 13th to the 17th.

Alexander, Serena D. (Nov., 1921) Emergency Experiences of a Private Health Nurse. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 22, No. 2, 84-88.

            The author provides the experiences and emergencies during her time doing work in the swamps of South Carolina and the mountains of North Carolina. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Oct., 1922) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 23, No. 1, 59-77.

            The author provides the proceedings of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at O’ Henry Hotel in Greensboro, North Carolina from September 5th through the 7th.

Batterham, Mary Rose (Feb., 1923) How Can Private Duty Nurses Help Public Health Nurses? The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 23, No. 5, 417-418.

            Mary Rose Batterham, in her letter to the editor, brings attention to the reader on how hard private duty nurses work in the hospital. Given this acknowledgement, the author suggests that public health nurses take charge of district meetings so that they may talk of their problems and other can learn how to alleviate their stresses.  

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (May, 1923) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 23, No. 8, 696-726.

            The author provides the proceedings of the District No. 1 monthly meeting in Ashville, North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1923) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 23, No. 10, 877-905.

            The author provides the proceedings of the twenty-first annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association in the Parish House of Christ Church in Raleigh, North Carolina from May 29th to the 31st.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Nov., 1923) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 24, No. 2, 134-153

            The author provides the proceedings of the District No. 1 monthly meeting in Ashville, North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1924) Who’s Who in the Nursing World: Mary L. Wyche. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 24, No. 7, 552

            The author provides a brief biography of Mary L. Wyche.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1924) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 24, No. 10, 839-857.

            The author provides the proceedings of the twenty-second annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association in Winston-Salem, North Carolina from May 27th to the 29th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1924) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 24, No. 11, 915-930.

            The author provides the proceedings of the twenty-second annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association in Winston-Salem, North Carolina from May 27th to the 29th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Nov., 1924) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 24, No. 14, 1152-1169

            The author provides the proceedings of the District No. 1 monthly meeting in Ashville, North Carolina.  

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1925) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 25, No. 1, 54-72.

            The author provides the proceedings of the District No. 1 monthly meeting in Ashville, North Carolina. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Mar., 1925) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 25, No. 3, 232-253.

            The author provides the proceedings of the District No. 1 monthly meeting in Ashville, North Carolina. 

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1925) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 25, No. 7, 602-628.

            The author provides the proceedings of the Colored Graduate Nurses’ Association’s fourth annual meeting held in Durham, North Carolina at the Royal Knights’ Hall on May 7th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1925) Nursing News and Announcements. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 25, No. 8, 705-720.

            The author provides the proceedings of the twenty-third annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association at the Battery Park Hotel in Ashville, North Carolina from June 2nd to the 3rd

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan.., 1926) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 26, No. 1, 63-82.

            The author provides the proceedings of the District No. 1 monthly meeting on December 1st at the Nurses’ Club.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Mar., 1926) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 26, No. 3, 229-255.

            The author provides the proceedings of the District No. 1 monthly meeting on January 13th at the Club House, the District No. 3 meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina on February 3rd, and the District No. 2 meeting in Winston-Salem on January 14th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1926) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 26, No. 7, 575-592.

            The author provides the proceedings of the monthly meeting of District 2 at Winston-Salem.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1927) Who’s Who in the Nursing World: Mary Rose Batterham. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 26, No. 9, 700.

            The author provides a brief biography of Mary Rose Batterham, R. N.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1927) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 26, No. 9, 723-734.

            The author provides the proceedings of the July meeting of District No. 1 in Ashville, North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1927) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 26, No. 12, 979-1001.

            The author provides the proceedings of the meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held in Goldsboro, North Carolina from October 11th to the 13th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1927) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 27, No. 4, 307-324.

            The author provides the proceedings of the three meetings held in the year 1926 for the Charlotte District No. 3.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1927) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 27, No. 8, 685-700.

            The author provides the proceedings of the twenty-fifth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held in the Charlotte Hotel in Charlotte, North Carolina from May 24th to the 26th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1928) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 28, No. 12, 1261-1285.

            The author provides the proceedings of the twenty-sixth annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at the Washington Duke Hotel in Durham, North Carolina from October 23rd to the 25th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1929) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 29, No. 4, 475-490.

            The author provides the proceedings of the annual meeting of Wilson District 8 at the Hotel Goldsboro in Goldsboro, North Carolina on February 19th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (May., 1929) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 29, No. 5, 607-626.

            The author provides the proceedings of the meeting of District 5 at Durham, North Carolina on March 12th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1929) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 29, No. 7, 875-890.

            The author provides the proceedings of the meeting of District 5, the Durham Nurses’ Association, at Durham, North Carolina on May 14th.

Coddington, James I. (Oct., 1929) Prepare Now For the Sunset Years: The Harmon Annuity Plan. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 29, No. 10, 1187-1188.

            James I. Coddington outlines the Annuity Plan developed by a special committee which was appointed by the joint boards of the American Nurses’ Association, the National League of Nursing Education and the National Organization for the Public Health Nursing. The Harmon Annuity Plan guarantees a fixed, monthly income to retired nurses.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Oct., 1929) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 29, No. 10, 1259-1272.

            The author provides the proceedings of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association at the Seaside Hotel in Wrightsville, North Carolina on August 28th to the 30th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Nov., 1929) The Duke University School of Nursing. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 29, No. 11, 1319-1321.

            The author provides a brief description and history of the newly created Duke University School of Nursing in Durham, North Carolina.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1929) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 29, No. 12, 1525-1555.

            The author provides the proceedings for the meeting of District 1 in Ashville, North Carolina on October 9th; of District 4 in Burlington, North Carolina on October 2nd; of District 5 in Durham, North Carolina on October 9th; and District 9 in Wilmington, North Carolina on October 2nd.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Feb., 1930) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 30, No. 2, 220-232.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1 through 9’s annual meetings in the month of December.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (May, 1930) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 30, No. 5, 649-667.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1 through 9’s annual meetings in the month of March.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jun., 1930) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 30, No. 6, 783-798.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1 through 9’s annual meetings in the month of April.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1930) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 30, No. 7, 941-955.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1 through 8’s annual meetings in the month of May.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1930) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 30, No. 8, 1075-1084.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 3, 5, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of June.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1930) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 30, No. 9, 1195-1206.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1 and 5’s annual meetings in the month of July. 1 2 5 6 9

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Nov., 1930) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 30, No. 11, 1443-1458.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, 5, 6, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of September.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1930) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 30, No. 12, 1583-1604.

            The author provides the proceedings of the conjointly held twenty-eighth meeting of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association and the North Carolina League of Nursing Education in Greensboro, North Carolina on October 15th to the 18th. The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, and 3’s annual meetings in the month of October.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 1, 111-125.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, 5, 7, 8, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of November.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Feb., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 2, 245-256.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 3, 7, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of December.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Mar., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 3, 363-384.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1 through 9’s annual meetings in the month of January.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 4, 503-519.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, 3, 7, 8 and 9’s annual meetings in the month of February.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (May, 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 5, 631-644.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of March.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jun., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 6, 766-782.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of April.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 7, 875-891.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, 3, 6, 8’s annual meetings in the month of May.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 8, 993-1005.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 3, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of June.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Oct., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 10, 1213-1225.

            The author provides the proceedings of the twenty-ninth annual North Carolina State Nurses’ Association meeting held at Blue Ridge, North Carolina on August 18th to the 21st.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1931) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 31, No. 12, 1447-1468.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 2, 3, 4, 7, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of October.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 1, 97-110.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 2, 3, 7, 8, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of November.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Feb., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 2, 223-232.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 2, 3, 7, 8, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of December.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Mar., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 3, 335-356.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 2, 3, 5, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of January.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 4, 471-485.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 2, 3, and 6’s annual meetings in the month of February.

Burgess, May Ayres (May., 1932) More Census Figures: The Whole United States. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 5, 516-517.

            The author provides census date that reveals the total population and amount of trained and untrained nurses in North Carolina for the year 1930.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (May., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 5, 603-612.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 3, 4, and 9’s annual meetings in the month of March.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jul., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 7, 797-814.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 2 for the month of June, 3 in April, and 6’s in May annual meetings.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Aug., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 8, 903-910.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, 3’s annual meetings in the month of June.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Sep., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 9, 995-1002.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1’s annual meetings in the month of July.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Oct., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 10, 1103-1111.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1’s annual meetings in the month of August.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Nov., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 11, 1210-1218.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 3’s annual meetings in the month of September.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1932) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 32, No. 12, 1325-1338.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 6’s annual meetings in the month of November.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1933) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 33, No. 1, 81-88.

            The author provides the proceedings of the thirtieth meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at Sir Walter Hotel in Raleigh, North Carolina on October 11th to the 14th. The author also provides a synopsis of District 2, 3, and 5’sannual meetings in the month of November.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Mar., 1933) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 33, No. 3, 278-293.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 2, 3, 6, 7’s annual meetings in the month of January.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Apr., 1933) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 33, No. 4, 386-402.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 6, and 8’s annual meetings in the month of February.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (May, 1933) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 33, No. 5, 503-513.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1, 3’s annual meeting in March and District 7’s meeting in February.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jun., 1933) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 33, No. 6, 609-616.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 2, and 7’s annual meetings in the month of April.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec, 1933) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 33, No. 12, 1207-1225.

            The author provides the proceedings of the thirty-first annual meeting of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held at Robert E. Lee Hotel in Winston-Salem, North Carolina from October 10th to the 12th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jan., 1934) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 34, No. 1, 89-98.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 2, 5, and 7’s annual meetings in the month of November.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Feb., 1934) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 34, No. 2, 195-200.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 3’s meeting in the month of December and 7’s meeting in the month of November.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (May, 1934) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 34, No. 5, 501-511.

            The author provides the proceedings of the midyear meeting of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association held at the King Cotton Hotel in Greensboro, North Carolina on March 10th. The author provides a synopsis of District 2, and 6’s annual meetings in the month of March.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jun., 1934) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 34, No. 6, 629-634.

            The author provides a synopsis of District 1 in the month of March, and District 2 and District 5’s meeting in April.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1934) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 34, No. 12, 1218-1232.

            The author provides the proceedings of the thirty-second convention of the North Carolina Nurses’ Association held in Fayetteville, North Carolina on October 25th to the 27th.

Estes, Frances (Jun., 1935) A Foot Is a Foot Is a Foot. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 35, No. 6, 583-584.

            The author explains the necessity to keeping ones feet clean and healthy.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1935) News. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 35, No. 12, 1191-1207.

            The author provides the proceedings of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association held at Hotel Charlotte in Charlotte, North Carolina from October 9th to the 11th.

Taylor, Ella A. (Jan.., 1936) How Many Hours Are Students Working? The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 36, No. 1, 79-83.

            The author examines the amount of hours that an average nursing student works per week both during the daytime and the nighttime.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (May, 1936) News about Nursing. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 36, No. 5, 529-538.

            The author provides a brief biography of Jane D. Gavin.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Dec., 1936) News about Nursing. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 36, No. 12, 1263-1288.

            The author provides the proceedings of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association and the North Carolina State League of Nursing Education held on October 26th to the 30th.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Feb., 1937) News about Nursing. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 37, No. 2, 202-213.

            The author provides the proceedings of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association and District 2 and 6’s annual meetings held on October 7th in Raleigh and Winston-Salem respectively.

Lippincott, W., & Wilkins (Jun., 1937) News about Nursing. The American Journal of Nursing, Vol. 37, No. 6, 685-703.

            The author provides the proceedings of the North Carolina State Nurses’ Association and District 7’s annual meeting held on April 21st in Fayetteville, North Carolina.