J Walton sponsored Peter Leach, son of Alice Leach who is a local historian. Mr Travis took the chair as the President was on holiday in Majorca. Book Sale, the numbers before 49 were withdrawn. Mr Macgregor entertained us in his usual enthusiastic manner. One book sporting a red dot was offered to Mr J Blyth, who refused, he had read it twice. Forster Dinner :- Terry Braithwaite outlined the attractions of the Brown Cow, Dalton. Terry to make further arrangements and the 7th or 14th July suggested.