The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 22, July 1918 - April, 1919 Page: 109

This periodical is part of the collection entitled: Southwestern Historical Quarterly and was provided to The Portal to Texas History by the Texas State Historical Association.

View a full description of this periodical.

Affairs of the Association

Some reminiscences regarding United States Revenue Cutter
Service off the coast of Texas, by Mr. Ben. C. Stuart, are printed
in the Galveston News, June 16, 1918.
Mrs. Kate Scurrv Terrell, author of "The Runaway Scrape"
and of "Terry's Texas Rangers" in A Comprehensive History of
Texas, died in New Orleans, June 19. Brief sketches of her
career appear in the Flouslon Post and the fHouston Chronicle of
June 20.
The Houston Chronicle of June 20 quotes from the Waco Times-
Herald a brief note on the origin of the Texas Lone Star Flag.
AFFAIRS OF 'P[IE ASSOCIATION
The Texas State Historical Association held its annual business
meeting in Austin on April 22, and elected the following officers:
Mrs. Adele B. Looscan of Houston, President; Dr. Alex Dienst
of Temple, Major Georg e W. Littlefield of Austin, Mr. RI. C.
Crane of Sweetwater, and Mr. Lewis P. Bryan of IHouston, Vice-
Presidents: Mis Adina. de Zavala of San Antonio, Mrs. M. A.
Hatcher and Professor E. T. Miller of Austin, members of the
Executive Conell ; and Professor Chas. W. Ramsdell, Correspond-
ing Secretary and Treasurer. A number of new members were
elected to the Association.
Professor Cllha. E. Chapman of the University of California,
Professor Chas. D. Cunningham of the University of Texas, Mr.
A. K. Christian now at the University of Pennsylvania, Miss
Eleanor C. Buckler of Austin, and Mr. Philip C. Tucker 3rd of
Vergenncs, Vt., were elected fellows. Resoluntionv were adopted
thanking Major Littlefield for his gift of the John IT. Wrenn
Library of Chicago to the University of Texas. This Library is
very rich in rare editions of the English drama, and contains much
original material on English history during the Stuart period.
Thanks were voted to Mr. Philip C. Tucker 3rd for valuable gifts
of manuscripts and pamphlets on Texas history to the Association.
The Treasurer's report follows:

109

Upcoming Pages

Here’s what’s next.

118 of 395
119 of 395
120 of 395
121 of 395

Show all pages in this issue.

This issue can be searched. Note: Results may vary based on the legibility of text within the document.

Citing and Sharing

Basic information for referencing this web page. We also provide extended guidance on usage rights, references, copying or embedding.

Reference the current page of this Periodical.

Texas State Historical Association. The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 22, July 1918 - April, 1919, periodical, 1919; Austin, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth117156/m1/117/ocr/: accessed September 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Texas State Historical Association.