Annual Report

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Page 11 - Honorary members shall not have the right to vote nor incur any of the liabilities of members, but they shall be admitted to all meetings and exhibitions of the Society. OFFICERS. SEC. 6. The officers of the Society shall be a President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer and an Executive Committee of three members, all of whom shall be elected by ballot at every annual meeting on the last Saturday in December, and shall serve until their successors are elected.
Page 12 - He who makes two blades of grass grow where one grew before is the benefactor of mankind ; but he who obscurely worked to find the laws of such growth is the intellectual superior as well as the greater benefactor of the two.
Page 63 - I KNOW, blue modest violets, Gleaming with dew at morn — I know the place you come from, And the way that you are born ! When God cut holes in Heaven, The holes the stars look through, He let the scraps fall down to earth, — The little scraps are you.
Page 63 - Loved one of my youth thou wast, Of my merry youth, And I see, Tearfully, All the fair and sunny past, All its openness and truth, Ever fresh and green in thee As the moss is in the sea. Thy little heart, that hath with love Grown...
Page 12 - This Constitution may be amended at any regular meeting of the Society, by a vote of two-thirds of the members present, provided such amendment shall have been first recommended by the Board, or a year's notice shall have been given.
Page 11 - Any person may become a member of the Society by the payment of one dollar.
Page 11 - Said Sections are empowered to: 1. Adopt and amend By-Laws, not inconsistent with this Constitution or the By-Laws of this Association, providing for the election of officers, assessment of dues and the administration of the Section. 2. Receive allocations from...
Page 77 - It is evident from our whole discussion that quality and other characters of cultivated fruits appear independently of each other, that there is no correlation between these characters. There is a general increase in all characters as amelioration progresses, at least in all characters which are particularly sought by horticulturists ; and this fact must ever remain the chief inspiration to man in the amelioration of plants.
Page 10 - Horticultural Society, for the purpose of encouraging and improving the science and practice of horticulture and promoting the amelioration of the various species of trees, fruits, plants and vegetables, and the introduction of new species and varieties...
Page 10 - Society shall have power to adopt a constitution and by-laws, not inconsistent with the laws of this State...

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