Official Minutes of Northern Division
Official Minutes of Northern Division.
The July meeting was held at the residence of C. Barlow in Santa Clara, Prof. F. E. L. Beal being present as a visitor. W. Otto Emerson acted as president for the evening. The following persons were elected to active membership: Miss Ora Boring, Palo Alto, Cal., Willis H. Jackson, Pescadero, Cal., and H. R. Noack. Berkeley, Cal. The names of H. F. Goodman and George Grimm of Napa were recommended for membership. The resignation of James M. Hyde was accepted.
The prepared draft for a new constitution was given its first reading and ordered transmitted to the Southern Division for similar action. Rollo H. Beck spoke on “Tbe Occurrence of some North American Birds as observed on a trip to the Galapagos Islands.” A paper by Walter K. Fisher, entitled “Breeding of Hesperocichla ncmia in California ” ,WS read, after which Prof. Real addressed the meeting with reference to the work being done by the Biological Snrvrv in the matter of analyzing the contents of birds ’ stomachs. The Division meets on September 7 at the reeidence of R. S. Wheeler in Alameda.
C. BARLOW, Secretary.