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DR. George Gore, F.R.S.


DR. GEORGE GORE, F.R.S., whose death was announced last week, was born at Bristol in 1826, the son of a small cooper. First as errand-boy and afterwards as cooper's apprentice, he devoted himself to whatever scientific studies came within his reach.


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S., G. DR. George Gore, F.R.S. . Nature 79, 290 (1909).

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