Section E held two sessions on Friday, in conjunction with the Geological Society of America. None of the other organizations related to this section was in session in New Orleans, and the principal meetings of the Geological Society of America were held in Tulsa, Oklahoma, December 29–31, but about 50 geologists and geographers attended the joint sessions in New Orleans and 12 papers were listed on the program. Douglas Johnson, of Columbia University, Vice-President for the Section presided. The address of the retiring Vice-President, Edson S. Bastin, of the University of Chicago, was presented at the afternoon session.
About 30 of the geologists and geographers who were present in New Orleans gathered at Galatoire’s for dinner Friday evening. An unusually interesting feature of the New Orleans meeting of Section E was the field trip to the salt domes and . . .