A joint session with Section E of the American Association for the Advancement of Science was held preliminary to the formal opening of the Forty-first Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America. The meeting was called to order at 1 o’clock in the Duplex Assembly Room, School Service Building, American Museum of Natural History, New York City, by Frank Leverett, Vice-President of Section E.
The meeting was devoted entirely to the reading of scientific papers, chiefly by non-members of the Geological Society of America. Twenty-five titles were presented. Full account of the session, including titles and abstracts, may be found in the Proceedings of Section E, printed elsewhere in this number of the Bulletin.
The address of the retiring President, Bailey Willis, entitled “Continental genesis,” was delivered before the combined societies in the Duplex . . .