04 July 1947
Vol 106, Issue 2740

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A. Newton Richards, who succeeded Frank B. Jewett as president of the National Academy of Science Washington, D. C., on July 1. Dr. Richards will continue his activities as vice-president in charge of Medical Affairs at the University of Pennsylvania, a post he has held since 1939. He has been professor of pharmacology at the University since 1910.