The History of Anesthesiology Reprint Series: Part 2 - Insensibility During Surgical Operations.
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Part Two published in 1972.
October 16, 1846, continues to be one of the outstanding days in history as is indicated by the enclosed replica of Henry J. Bigelow's account of William T.G. Morton's first public demonstration of the value of ether in a surgical operation. News of such a discovery spread rapidly, as the communications of Dr. Francis Boott and Dr. Robert Liston in the Lancet indicates.