The Society was called to order at 11.45 o’clock a m, in room 401, Schermerhorn Hall, Columbia University. The President, Dr George M. Dawson, occupied the chair throughout the meeting.
The Secretary announced that the three candidates for fellowship had received a nearly unanimous vote of the ballots transmitted, and that they were elected, as follows:
Leonidas Chalmers Glenn, Ph. D., Columbia, South Carolina. Professor of Geology, South Carolina College.
Thomas Leonard Watson, Ph. D., Atlanta, Georgia. Assistant State Geologist, Georgia State Geological Survey.
Stuart Weller, B S., Walker Museum, University of Chicago. Instructor in University of Chicago.
The announcement was also made by the Secretary that the next Winter meeting would probably be held at Albany, New York.
The reading of papers was declared in order. The first paper of the program was
GEOLOGY OF THE SILVER PEAK RANGE, . . .