Members Present Messrs Hunter (President) Beddows
Tear, Eyre, Hunt, Calvert, Bell, Prest, Laycock
Hardman, Booth, Markham, E H Robinson & the secretary J Akers.
Minutes Pro H V Bell sec H Calvert "that the minutes of previous meeting be accepted ad a true record.
A further letter from Messrs Barrs saying they were pleased we were
at to discuss their offer of
Old English Tulips bulbs at this meeting" was received.
Mr Hunters remarks at the last meeting was discussed
Again there were many reasons given as to why the breeders break. Messrs E H Robinson & Markham seemed to think that lime caused them to break
The secretary favoured the idea that the breaking took place through the seed organs.
It was Pro W Beddows sec A Tear that we offer
Messrs Barrs £150 for his stock of Old English Tulips
The following members agreed to purchase shares.
W Tear £10 A Tear £10 N Eyre £10 E H Robinson £5
A Laycock £5 J Hardman £5
This brings the total to £110.
Pro W Beddows sec N Eyre that the Mayor of Wakefield be asked to open show at the Thornes Club."
Pro J Hardman Sec G Hunt
That Mr L A Haynes be asked to judge the Dutch Tulips at the Thornes Show
Pro G Hunt that Mr E H Robinson be one judge for the English Classes
Pro E H Robinson Sec W Markham
‘That Mr Midgley be sole judge for the English Classes’ This was carried.
Pro W Beddows sec H V Calvert
That Schedules for Shows be same as laste year.
A Raffle realised 12/- after paying 2/6
Meeting closed 8 pm.
FRHunter 13th April 1957.