27 June 1947
Vol 105, Issue 2739

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Presentation of the 1947 Eli Lilly and Company Award in Bacteriology and Immunology, consisting of a medal and $1,000, to Wayne W. Umbreit, of Cornell University, at the 47th general meeting of the Society of American Bacteriologists in Philadelphia. The presentation was made by Thomas Francis, Jr., of the University of Michigan, president of the Society (left), and Leland W. Parr, of George Washington University, secretary-treasurer (center). The award is administered jointly by the American Society for Experimental Pathology, the American Association of Immunologists, and the Society of American Bacteriologists.