On This Day: 26th of May

On this day in 1902:

Glaister: handbook on forensic techniques is an immediate success
John GlaisterIn the Scotsman review, A text-book of medical jurisprudence, toxicology and public health is praised for its breadth and ease of use "To specify all the matters discussed in its pages would take up the greater part of a column:... [they are] in turn shortly, clearly and expertly dealt with."

Births and Deaths

Arthur John GossipOn this day in 1954
Arthur John Gossip died.

On this day in 1866
Robert Lockhart Bryden was born.

On this day in 1867
Donald Campbell was born.

On this day in 1862
Thomas Bowen Evans was born.

On this day in 1859
David Reid Barrie was born.

On this day in 1865
James Blair was born.

On this day in 1861
Archibald Fleming was born.

On this day in 1852
John Buchanan was born.

On this day in 1861
Robert Hutcheson was born.

On this day in 1874
John Paterson was born.

On this day in 1860
James Prentice was born.

On this day in 1872
Wallace Ainsworth Pride was born.

On this day in 1865
Davis Stone was born.

On this day in 1948
Thomas Armstrong died.

On this day in 1886
Alexandrena Carswell was born.

On this day in 1886
Gilbert Wildridge Clark was born.

On this day in 1886
John Hogg was born.

On this day in 1880
Maurice John King was born.

On this day in 1877
Jacob Mains was born.

On this day in 1889
James Montgomerie McAlpin was born.

On this day in 1879
George Williamson McMillan was born.

On this day in 1881
James Alexander Douglas Murdoch was born.

On this day in 1885
George Pate was born.

On this day in 1882
William Frank Robertson was born.

On this day in 1876
Robert Scott was born.

On this day in 1881
John Allan Thom was born.

On this day in 1884
Mary Thomson was born.

On this day in 1890
Margaret Imrie Watson was born.

On this day in 1889
Charles Clark Mylles was born.

On this day in 1893
John Inch was born.

On this day in 1895
Robert Kerr Black was born.

On this day in 1893
Barbara May Thomson Wilson was born.