Dr. W. Hersey Thomas presided; 49 members and visitors were present. Reports of summer trips included the following: Mr. Morgan visited Herkimer County (quartz crystals); Redstone, N.H. (smoky quartz crystals); Newry, Me. (triphylite and purpurite); Deer Hill, Me. (amethyst); Slope Mountain, N.H. (fluorescent fluorite); Mt. Mica, Me. (tourmaline); Conway, N.H. (feldspar crystals); Grafton, N.H. (auturute); and New Egypt, N.H. (vivianite). Mr. Myers reported jasper from Vera Cruz, Pa., and green tourmaline from Strickland's quarry and Haddam, Conn. Mr. Baldwin and Mr. Toothaker described a trip to Prospect Park, N.J. (prehnite and calcite); Bedford, N.Y. (rose quartz); Andrews's quarry, Glastonbury, Conn. (torbernite); Strickland's quarry, Conn. (apatite, tourmaline); and Summit, N.J. (prehnite). Mr. Evans brought back tourmaline and triphv-lite from Newry, Me. Mr. Evanoff found malachite at Bridgeport, Pa., uraninite at Avondale, and prehnite at Prospect Park. Messrs. Knabe and Lee visited Franklin, N.J., and Perkiomenville. Mr. Cope exhibited quartz crystals from Culver Lake, N.J. Mr. Flack collected asbestos and molybdenite at Easton, Pa. Mr. Lee found spinel, chondrodite, and phlogopite at Sparta, N.J.

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