TONICS AND SEDATIVES

@article{Macdonald1960TONICSAS,
  title={TONICS AND SEDATIVES},
  author={Ian Macdonald},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1960},
  volume={174},
  pages={547-547}
}
ABSTRACT To the Editor:— Anent your confession of fondness for limericks under the title of "Tonics and Sedatives" (J. A. M. A.173:1238 [July 16] 1960), I suspect thee of some artful leg pulling of thine audience when thou offerest two quadruplets from the pen of T. R. Rees. For one so erudite as to toss out casually mention of thine succedaneous action in the same column, thou art trying to foist upon us a most foul succedaneum in lieu of a limerick. Knowest thou not, Sire, that a limerick…