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Page 149 - Have you ever, when completely awake, had a vivid impression of seeing or being touched by a living being or inanimate object, or of hearing a voice; which impression, so far as you could discover, was not due to any external physical cause?
Page 171 - The sense of space, and in the end the sense of time, were both powerfully affected. Buildings, landscapes, etc., were exhibited in proportions so vast as the bodily eye is not fitted to receive. Space swelled, and was amplified to an extent of unutterable and self-repeating infinity.
Page 287 - ... accompanied by accurate knowledge, — knowledge which is, in many departments, not yet open to the English reader. In the Contemporary Science Series all the questions of modern life— the various social and politico-economical problems of to-day, the most recent researches in the knowledge of man, the past and present experiences of the race, and the nature of its environment — will be frankly investigated and clearly presented.
Page 81 - ... that such document relates only to his own title, he being a defendant to the cause or matter, or that he had some other cause or excuse which the Court or Judge shall deem sufficient for not complying with such notice; in which case the Court or Judge may allow the same to be put in evidence on such terms as to costs and otherwise as the Court or Judge shall think fit.
Page 101 - PM, and at 8 o'clock next morning came into court, and gave in a verdict of " guilty of murder in the first degree." The prisoner was sentenced on the 1st of July, 1818, and hung on the 8th of August following, between the hours of 10 and 2 o'clock. London died truly penitent ; and on the scaffold, a few minutes before he was launched into eternity, it is said that, in reply to a remark of a lawyer at his side, he said,
Page 81 - If any proceedings are taken against any person for signing or carrying out or doing any act with a view to sign or carry out any such order, report, or certificate, or presenting any such petition...
Page 582 - Spinal Concussion. SURGICALLY CONSIDERED AS A CAUSE OF SPINAL INJURY, AND NEUROLOGICALLY RESTRICTED TO A CERTAIN SYMPTOM GROUP, FOR WHICH is SUGGESTED THE DESIGNATION ERICHSEN'S DISEASE, AS ONE FORM OF THE TRAUMATIC NEUROSES. By SV CLEVENGER, MD, Consulting Physician Reese and Alexian Hospitals; Late Pathologist County Insane Asylum, Chicago...
Page 6 - The juvenile criminals at Parkhurst have been reported by the government inspector as "deficient in physical organization — a large number weak in body and mind." At the Exeter meeting of the British association, 1869, Dr. Wilson read a paper on " the moral imbecility of habitual criminals, as exemplified by cranial measurements.