Publication information

Physician and Surgeon
Source type: journal
Document type: news column
Document title: “Minor Intelligence”
Author(s): anonymous
Date of publication: December 1901
Volume number: 23
Issue number: 12
Pagination: 572-73 (excerpt below includes only page 573)

“Minor Intelligence.” Physician and Surgeon Dec. 1901 v23n12: pp. 572-73.
Mary Edwards Walker; William McKinley (detractors).
Named persons
William McKinley; Mary Edwards Walker.

Minor Intelligence

     DOCTOR MARY WALKER, of Washington, District of Columbia, the woman who wears the garb of man, recently came within an ace of being mobbed in a railroad coach at Syracuse, New York, on account of some disparaging remarks concerning President McKinley. She was on the verge of being knocked down when her sex was discovered. Only a reprimand followed on that occasion, but now rumor says that Mary will lose her pension in consequence of her prattling.