Present Messrs F.R. Hunter, J. Akers, N.H. Eyre,
R. Hunt, J. Prest, A.T. Meens, A. Tear, W. Markham,
A. Robshaw & H.V. Calvert secretary.
The minutes of the last meeting were read & confirmed.
The president reported on our meeting with the
St John’s Terrace W.M.C committee who had very generously given us permission to hold our annual show at their club on Saturday 26th May 1962.
The president’s action in asking the clubs president
Mr A.A. Kew to open the show & in including a special class for their members, was approved.
It was decided that some of our members should meet their secretary on Friday evening of the 11th of May to settle about raffle prizes & bottles, & to ask if they could provide teas for our members where necessary.
It was agreed that a stand of 3 old English
Tulips, ei one breeder, one feathered & one flamed be staged at the
Alf Altofts early show, the
Show to be of 2 days duration, Saturday & Sunday
19th & 20th of May. The judge, proposed by Mr A
Tear & seconded by Mr J. Prest, to be Mr N.H. Eyre.
It was proposed by J. Akers & seconded A Tear that
Mr A.T. Meens be the Judge for English classes at the late show & that Mr N.H. Eyre should judge the Darwins. It was agreed that Messrs R. Hunt &
W. Markham should accompany Mr Meens while judging. It was agreed to discuss raffle prizes at the next meeting to be held on 30th
April. A raffle realised 10/-, the meeting closed at 7-45 PM.
FRHunter Apl 31st 1962