The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 52, July 1948 - April, 1949 Page: 91
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Affairs of the Association
12 M. LUNCHEON Maximilian Room
VIRGINIA WEBBER, Robert E. Lee High School
Goose Creek, presiding
Charlie Hart, West Texan. ERNEST LEE, JR., Wichita Falls High School
The Pelly Oil Boom..............................
...... JACK FRYMIRE, Robert E. Lee High School, Goose Creek
Announcement of Winners of the 1948 Junior Historian Writing
Announcement of 1948 Chapter Award
Mrs. Sybil Jordan, sponsor, and the Goose Creek Junior Historians
are due the special thanks of the Junior Historians for providing
programs and the table decorations for the luncheon.
2:oo P.M. JUNIOR HISTORIAN TOUR OF AUSTIN
Arrangements will be made for the Governor's
Mansion, the Texas Memorial Museum, the Texas
Collection in the University library, and other
historic and interesting places to be open to the
Junior Historians on Saturday afternoon. The As-
sociation will be happy to furnish guides for the
various groups. Buses will be available at a nominal
fee for those desiring them. It is hoped that in the
informality of the tour the junior members of the
various groups may get acquainted with each other.
The Junior Historians will also be welcome at all
meetings of the senior Association, either Friday or
Mrs. Knepper was detained in Houston with problems in con-
nection with the berthing of the battleship Texas; and Dr. Rex
W. Strickland, of the College of Mines, presided at the first
Officers elected for the year of 1948-1949 are as follows:
President: Dr. P. I. Nixon
Vice-presidents: Herbert Gambrell, George A. Hill, Jr.,
Claude Elliott, Earl Vandale
Executive Council: (Fellows) Eugene C. Barker (1951)
(Members) Paul Adams (1953)
The following persons contributed to the book auction, which
this year grossed about $62o.
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