Index of the Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine in the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives of the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions


[Serial Volume 50] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (1951). — 1951

[Serial Volume 50:1] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (January, 1950). — 1951, January. — 1 issue

[Article 50:1] Alumnae News and Letters.. — January 1951

[Article 50:1] Convocation. — January 1951
Entering class of student nurses greeted at convocation; awarding of diplomas to three (3) students from previous classes.

[Article 50:1] Deaths. — January 1951

[Article 50:1] In Memoriam. — January 1951
Creator: Athey, Helen S. Wilmer ;  Kennedy, Loula
Tributes to: Mabel Bent Cator, Isabel E. Currier,Mary Carter Nelson, Irene Tabb, Dr. Thomas Brown

[Article 50:1] Items of Interest. — January 1951
Brief items on new appointments and honors to JH personnel; innovations in equipments/techniques from the hospital or university.

[Article 50:1] Louise Williams. — January 1951
Brief farewell to "cleaner" of old Teaching Department in Old Surgical Building on her retirement by JH, noting her good will and inspiration to years of nursing students.

[Article 50:1] Marble Paperweights from Dr. Halsted's Amphitheater. — January 1951
After demolishing of Old Surgical Building, paper weights made of its white marble are on sale at the Gate House Shop.

[Article 50:1] Marriages. — January 1951

[Article 50:1] Memorial to the Living: Henrietta Van Den Berg. — January 1951
Creator: Athey, Helen S. Wilmer
Tribute to first Private Duty Nurse for whom a memorial was established in a university (Harriet Lane Home) in gratitude by one of her patients.

[Article 50:1] Notes from the Nursing School Office. — January 1951
Announcements of promotions/changes within the nursing school and hospital.

[Article 50:1] Nursing -- An Affair of Head and Heart. — January 1951
Speech given by Margaret Arnstein (Public Heath Service) at Convocation for new students of JHHSON: changes in modern nursing with the good and not-so-good effects of those changes.

[Article 50:1] Nursing Care of Patient with a Pneumonectomy. — January 1951
Creator: Riley, Ramona Staska
Establishment of diagnostic conditions requiring lung removal; the operation, itself; post-operative care with special attention to post-operative complications; expectations for recovery.

[Article 50:1] Officers and Committees of the Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurses Alumnae Association 1950 - 1951. — January 1951
Listing of all officers and members of all committees of the JHNAA for 1950 - 1951. (In this indexing, only the officers and chairmen of committees are listed.) Also includes a brief summary of the vote by Baltimore voters in favor of "research."

[Article 50:1] On Auxiliary Groups. — January 1951
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli
Request for feedback on creation and use of auxiliary groups by JHNAA.

[Article 50:1] Recent Improvements in Treatment of Cancer of the Head and Neck. — January 1951
Creator: Edgerton, Milton T., 1921-
Increases in favorable results from early diagnosis and improved treatments of these malignancies.

[Article 50:1] Student Nurses Section. — January 1951
Creator: Crabb, Mary T. Hall
Hallowe'en at Hampton House, Bridge and Canasta matches, making Christmas toys for Harriet Lane and others, welcoming Class of 1953, Christmas at JHH.

[Article 50:1] The New Directory. — January 1951
Introduction to the new directory of JHHSON delivered with this issue of the Magazine.

[Article 50:1] The New Educational Unit. — January 1951
Detailed description of new education unit in Main Nurses Residence for students of JHHSON.

[Article 50:1] The Physiological Effect of Poor Posture. — January 1951
Creator: Nachlas, I. William
Anatomy and physiology of the spinal cord and the reasons for and effects of changes within it.

[Article 50:1] Your Patient froom Bed Rest to Crutches. — January 1951
Assessment and treatment of patient progressing from bed rest to use of crutches; the need for individualizing the process according to the individual patient.

[Serial Volume 50:2] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (April, 1950). — 1951, April. — 1 issue

[Article 50:2] Alumnae News and Letters. — April 1951
Includes a long letter from Marian Garvin, '48 from Saudi Arabia.

[Article 50:2] American Red Cross Volunteer Nurse's Aides. — April 1951
Creator: Kieffer, Marjory Upham
Revived program of using Red Cross volunteer nursing aides at JHH, program run by Margory Kieffer.

[Article 50:2] Annie Crighton. — April 1951
Tribute to "matron of the hospital" on her retirement from the position and her move back to her native Gulfport, Miss.

[Article 50:2] Biographies -- Nominees for Office -- 1951. — April 1951
These nominees are for the Nurses' Alumnae Association.

[Article 50:2] Committee Reports. — April 1951
Reports of all standing and special committees of the JHNAA

[Article 50:2] Deaths. — April 1951

[Article 50:2] Financial Policies for Students in the School of Nursing. — April 1951
Changes in payment of tuition fees for nursing students.

[Article 50:2] Homecoming. — April 1951
Preview of activities and program for Homecoming May 28, 29

[Article 50:2] Items of Interest. — April 1951
Plans for 75th annivrsary of JHU; televised medical conference by JH physicians; appointments and new equipment at JH, concert given by violinist David Rubinoff as thanks for courteous treatment he received at JHH.

[Article 50:2] Marriages. — April 1951

[Article 50:2] Our New Alumnae Office. — April 1951
Alumnae Office moved to Main Residence, JHH

[Article 50:2] Proposed Amendment to By-Laws. — April 1951
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli
Notification for vote at Homecoming on increase of dues from five to six dollars.

[Article 50:2] Recruitment. — April 1951
Need for increased numbers of student nurses. Appeal to alumnae to help recruit.

[Article 50:2] Social Security for Nurses. — April 1951
Provisions and restrictions for Social Security for nurses. Also discussses how nurses in different fields/specialties can assure they are covered.

[Article 50:2] The Inheritance of Deafness. — April 1951
Creator: Cullen, Mary Bartlett Dixon
Discussion of deafness, especially Inherited Deafness, and the dilemma about responsibility of deaf in child-bearing.

[Article 50:2] The Treponema Pallidum Immobilization Test: A Significant Advance in the Diagnosis of Syphilis. — April 1951
New diagnostic test for syphilis -- explanation and rationale.

[Article 50:2] The Women's Board of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. — April 1951
History and present status of the Women's Board with presentation of its past and current activities. (Reprinted by permission from TRI-UMPH, Vol.II, No. 21.)

[Serial Volume 50:3] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (July, 1950). — 1951, July. — 1 issue

[Article 50:3] Alumnae News and Letters. — July 1951

[Article 50:3] Deaths. — July 1951

[Article 50:3] Dedication of the Educational Unit of the JHH School of Nursing. — July 1951
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden ;  French, Helen ;  Northam, Ethel ;  Pfefferkorn, Blanche ;  Kennedy, Loula ;  Taylor, Effie J.
Greetings read from several alumnae on the dedication, including speeches by several alumnae attendees dedicating the Unit to M. A. Nutting and the individual classrooms to various specific alumnae.

[Article 50:3] Editorials Homecoming; Homecoming Impressions; Graduation--Class of 1951. — July 1951
Creator: Sherman, Ruth Brewster ;  Ward, Ruth E. ;  Hughes, Margaret E.
Review of activities during recent Homecoming by three returning alumnae. Review of graduation exercises with list of graduates.

[Article 50:3] Golden Anniversary -- Class of 1901. — July 1951
Photo of returnees to Homecoming from the 50 year class of 1901.

[Article 50:3] Human Resources in Nursing Care Address to graduating class JHHSON May 28, 1951. — July 1951
Research of an anthropologist related to nursing as a profession and producing the excellent nurse from views from the students, from the graduates, from physicians, from patients, and from the nurses' families and close relatives.

[Article 50:3] Items of Interest. — July 1951
Very brief notices of annual Turtle Derby , some individual Homecoming attendees and reunions, 50th anniversary of the Alumnae Magazine, newspaper article of retirement of a 1915 graduate, report of recent NLNE meetings.

[Article 50:3] Johns Hopkins Nurses Club of Maryland. — July 1951
Creator: Schwentker, Madalyn Crockett
Formation of new club of JHSON alumnae with purposes to stimulate social and professional activities, to keep in touch with and participate in activities of JHNAA.

[Article 50:3] Marriages. — July 1951

[Article 50:3] Report of the 59th Annual Meeting. — July 1951
Minutes of the Annual Meeting at Homecoming with all committee reports plus detailed financial report by auditors of the JHNAA. Also includes lengthy report from the president. New business included naming Gate House funds in honor of Helen Athey; receiving the report of the Historical Committee.

[Article 50:3] School Activities. — July 1951
Creator: Wolf, Anna Dryden
Remarks by Director of JHHSON about legal requirement as to length of school for graduation, review and changes to curriculum in the school, providers of scholarships and awards to students, student activities beyond study.

[Serial Volume 50:4] Johns Hopkins Nurses Alumnae Magazine (October, 1950). — 1951, October. — 1 issue

[Article 50:4] A Grateful Refusal. — October 1951
Creator: Athey, Helen S. Wilmer
Graceful and grateful refusal to name the Gate House funds in her name, also of a proposed gift to her upon her retirement as Chairman of the Gate House Committee.

[Article 50:4] ACTH Treatment of Rheumatic Fever and Acute Carditis. — October 1951
Discussion of findings of study of 20 patients with acute rheumtic fever after treatment with ACTH.

[Article 50:4] Alumnae News and Letters. — October 1951

[Article 50:4] Announcing JHH Refresher Course. — October 1951
4-week Refresher Course in Medicial-Surgical clinical bedside nursing to be offered in both theory and supervised practice at the bedside.

[Article 50:4] Deaths. — October 1951
Besides the listings of the deaths, also included is a poem written by Ada M. Carr, 1893, whose death is reported, the title being "Sunset in a New England Churchyard."

[Article 50:4] Disaster Nursing. — October 1951
Creator: Fee, Rachel
New program offered throughout the country by U.S. Civil Defense Administration to be introduced via a new manual from the Federal Civil Defense Administration.

[Article 50:4] Esther Richards Retires. — October 1951
Creator: Cuthbert, Betty Liggett
Brief professional overview of Dr. Richards and her relationship with the students of JHHSON. Accompanying the article, the frontispiece is a full page photograph of Dr. Richards.

[Article 50:4] Helen S. W. Athey Retires as Gate House Chairman. — October 1951
Creator: Mason, Jennie Joan Sulli ;  Donaldson, Avice T.
Thanks for Mrs. Athey's years of service to the Gate House Shop by the president of the JHNAA and from one of the members of the committee.

[Article 50:4] In Memoriam Ada M. Carr -- An Appreciation; -- Pioneer in Nursing. — October 1951
Creator: McNeill, May Ermer ;  Stevens, Anne
Tributes to Ada M. Carr at her death.

[Article 50:4] Items of Interest. — October 1951
Brief announcements of work of two (2) nursing alumnae, of new activities of interest in JHH and the community.

[Article 50:4] Margaret E. Courtney. — October 1951
Brief professional biography of new Assistant Director of JHH School of Nursing

[Article 50:4] Marriages. — October 1951

[Article 50:4] Report to Alumnae on the Advisory Board of the School of Nursing of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. — October 1951
Creator: Phillips, Elizabeth Cogswell
Detailed but negative report on progress toward a collegiate nursing program

[Article 50:4] Student Nurse News. — October 1951
Creator: Williams, Joan L. ;  Shapiro, Wilma Kays
Summer Hampton House activities; news of the Student Nurses Association; trips to Sherwood Cottage. Also includes a summary of meetings of the area Student Nurses' Association.

[Article 50:4] The Professional and the Good Man. — October 1951
Creator: Kraushaar, Otto
How to prepare students in any area to meet the problems of their world, how to adapt progressively and intelligently to the future. (Speech given at JHH Nurses Alumnae banquet on May 28, 1951.)

[Article 50:4] We Need Your Help. — October 1951
Creator: Brack, Annabelle Gleason
Appeal to alumnae to submit names of graduates of the JHHSON who have made exceptional contributions to nursing, this request made to assist the writers of the history of the School of Nursing.