General Meeting Minutes for 1955

A General Meeting of the British Mathematical Colloquium was held in the Washington Singer Laboratories, Exeter on Wednesday, 7th September 1955 at 8.30 pm.

Professor T A Brown was in the chair.

  1. The minutes of the General Meeting held in Cambridge in 1954 were read and approved.

  2. The accounts for the Colloquium held in Cambridge were approved.

  3. The meeting was informed that an invitation had been received to hold the next Colloquium at St. Andrews.

  4. The following members retired from the Committee

    W V D Hodge
    J L B Cooper
    T A A Broadbent.

  5. The following members were elected to the Committee:-

    W LEDERMANN
    D G NORTHCOTT
    E T COPSON

  6. A vote of thanks was passed to the visiting lecturers, Professor Reidemeister and Professor Cartan.

Minutes signed by E T Copson 5 viii 56.