The Editorial Board of the Archives of Internal Medicine is gratified to announce the addition of three new members to its group and the reelection of one of its veteran members, Dr. Russell Wilder, for another five-year term. Each of the new associate editors has a record of important original scientific investigation in the field of his special interest—Dr. Hugh Butt in gastrointestinal disease, Dr. Louis Leiter in renal disease, and Dr. Bruce Wiseman in hematology.
A little over a year ago the Editorial Board of the Archives announced its intention of publishing the articles it deemed worthy of acceptance within four months of the time they had cleared the Editorial Board. With extremely few exceptions, this time limit has been met. When the interval was longer, the cause was usually delay in receipt of corrected proof from the authors after the paper had been set in type. It is