The Quarterly of the Texas State Historical Association, Volume 14, July 1910 - April, 1911

Affairs of the Association

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AFFAIRS OF THE ASSOCIATION
The fifteenth annual meeting of the Association was held in
Room 33 of the University, Thursday, March 2, 1911. President
A. W. Terrell narrated his recollections of General Sam Houston
and Mr. E. W. Winkler read a paper describing the work of the
Texas Library and Historical Commission during the past two
years. Mr. Winkler's paper is in this number of TT-IE QUARTERLY,
and Judge Terrell's will appear later. Mrs. Addle B. Looscan was
on the program 'for a paper entitled "The Settlement and Early
History of Harris County," but she was unable to be present at the
meeting. She is writing a history of Harris county, which will
later be published in T -IE QUARTERLY.
The following officers were elected at the close of the meeting:
President, A. W. Terrell; Vice-Presidents, Beauregard Bryan, R. L.
Batts, Milton J. Bliem, and Luther W. Clark; Recording Secre-
tary and Librarian, E. C. Barker; Corresponding Secretary and
Treasurer, C. W. Ramsdell; members of the executive council,
Judge J. C. Townes and Mrs. Bride Neill Taylor.
About fifty members were elected. Mr. Charles S. Todd of
Texarkana was elected a life member on account of his gift to the
Association of The South in the Building of the Nation.
At a meeting of the Fellows of the Association Mr. William
Edward Dunn was elected a Fellow, and the following publication
committee was elected: A. W. Terrell (ex officio), E. C. Barker
(ex officio), W. J. Battle, Z. T. Fulmore, and E. W. Winkler.
TREASURER'S REPORT, MARCH 1, 1910, TO MARCH 1, 1911
Receipts
Membership dues........................$1,400 16
Sale of QUARTERLY ..................... 24 65
Sale of reprints ......................... 36 90
Sale of binding ......................... 7 30
Interest ............................... 198 45
Advertising ............................ 28 00
Miscellaneous .......................... 7 25 $1,732 81
Cash assets as per last report ............. 3,097 75
$4,830 56

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