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ERRATA IN REPORT FOR 1870. Page
y, after line 32, insert ANATOMY AND PnYSIOLOGY. xi,
37, ETHNOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY.
Address by Mr. John Evans to the Department of Etlino
logy and Anthropology. xxxii, line 31, for Glasgow read Edinburgh. 129, Transactions of Sections, after line 11, insert ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY. 143,
ETINOLOGY AND ANTIPROPOLOGY.
ERRATUM IN THE PRESENT VOLUME,
Page 177, Transactions of the Sections, line 33, for 0':58 rcad 0":58.
THE ASSOCIATION contemplates no interference with the ground occupied by other institutions. Its objects are :-To give a stronger impulse and a more systematic direction to scientific inquiry,—to promote the intercourse of those who cultivate Science in different parts of the British Empire, with one another and with foreign philosophers,--to obtain a more general attention to the objects of Science, and a removal of any disadvantages of a public kind which impede its progress.
Admission of Members and Associates. All persons who have attended the first Meeting shall be entitled to become Members of the Association, upon subscribing an obligation to conform to its Rules.
The Fellows and Members of Chartered Literary and Philosophical Societies publishing Transactions, in the British Empire, shall be entitled, in like manner, to become Members of the Association.
The Officers and Members of the Councils, or Managing Committees, of Philosophical Institutions shall be entitled, in like manner, to become Members of the Association.
All Members of a Philosophical Institution recommended by its Council or Managing Committee shall be entitled, in like manner, to become Members of the Association.
Persons not belonging to such Institutions shall be elected by the General Committee or Council
, to become Life Members of the Association, Annual Subscribers, or Associates for the year, subject to the approval of a General Meeting.
Compositions, Subscriptions, and Privileges. LIFE MEMDERS shall pay, on admission, the sum of Ten Pounds. They shall receive gratuitously the Reports of the Association which may be pub1871.
lished after the date of such payment. They are eligible to all the offices of the Association.
ANNUAL SUBSCRIBERS shall pay, on admission, the sum of Two Pounds, and in each following year the sum of One Pound. They shall receive gratuitously the Reports of the Association for the year of their admission and for the years in which they continue to pay without intermission their Annual Subscription. By omitting to pay this Subscription in any particular year, Members of this class (Annual Subscribers) lose for that and all future years the privilege of receiving the volumes of the Association gratis : but they may resume their Membership and other privileges at any subsequent Meeting of the Association, paying on each such occasion the sum of One Pound. They are eligible to all the Offices of the Association.
Associates for the year shall pay on admission the sum of One Pound. They shall not receive gratuitously the Reports of the Association, nor be eligible to serve on Committees, or to hold any office.
The Association consists of the following classes :
1. Life Members admitted from 1831 to 1845 inclusive, who have paid on admission Five Pounds as a composition.
2. Life Members who in 1846, or in subsequent years, have paid on admission Ten Pounds as a composition.
3. Annual Members admitted from 1831 to 1839 inclusive, subject to the payment of One Pound annually. May resume their Membership after intermission of Annual Payment.]
4. Annual Members admitted in any year since 1839, subject to the payment of Two Pounds for the first year, and One Pound in each following year. [May resume their Membership after intermission of Annual Payment.]
5. Associates for the year, subject to the payment of One Pound. 6. Corresponding Members nominated by the Council.
And the Members and Associates will be entitled to receive the annual volume of Reports, gratis, or to purchase it at reduced (or Members') price, according to the following specification, viz. :1. Gratis.- Old Life Members who have paid Five Pounds as a compo
sition for Annual Payments, and previous to 1845 a further sum of Two Pounds as a Book Subscription, or, since 1845, a
further sum of Five Pounds. New Life Members who have paid Ten Pounds as a composition. Annual Members who have not intermitted their Annual Sub
scription. 2. At reduced or Members' Prices, viz. two-thirds of the Publication
Price.-Old Life Members who have paid Five Pounds as a
that year only.]
of the first seventeen volumes of Transactions of the Association, and of which more than 100 copies remain, at one-third of the Publication Price. Application to be made at the Office of the Association, 22 Albemarle Street, London, W.
Volumes not claimed within two years of the date of publication can only be issued by direction of the Councii.
Subscriptions shall be received by the Treasurer or Secretaries.
Meetings. The Association shall meet annually, for one week, or longer. The place of each Meeting shall be appointed by the General Committee two years in advance; and the Arrangements for it shall be entrusted to the Officers of the Association.
General Committee. The General Committee shall sit during the week of the Meeting, or longer, to transact the business of the Association. It shall consist of the following persons :
Class A. PERMANENT MEMBERS. 1. Members of the Council, Presidents of the Association, and Presidents of Sections for the present and preceding years, with Authors of Reports in the Transactions of the Association.
2. Members who by the publication of Works or Papers have furthered the advancement of those subjects which are taken into consideration at the Sectional Meetings of the Association, With a view of submitting new claims unler this Rule to the decision of the Council, they must be sent to the Assistant General Secretary at least one month before the Meeting of the Association. The decision of the Council on the claims of any Member of the Association to be placed on the list of the General Committee to be final.
CLASS B. TEMPORARY MEMBERS. 1. Presidents for the time being of any Scientific Societies publishing Transactions or, in his absence, a delegate representing him. Claims under this Rule to be sent to the Assistant General Secretary before the opening of the Meeting.
2. Office-bearers for the time being, or delegates, altogether not exceeding three, from Scientific Institutions established in the place of Meeting. Claims under this Rule to be approved by the Local Secretaries before the opening of the Meeting.
3. Foreigners and other individuals whose assistance is desired, and who are specially nominated in writing, for the Meeting of the year, by the President and General Secretaries.
4. Vice-Presidents and Secretaries of Sections.
Organizing Sectional Committees*, The Presidents, Vice-Presidents, and Secretaries of the several Sections are nominated by the Council, and have power to act until their names are submitted to the General Committee for election.
From the time of their nomination they constitute Organizing Committees for the purpose of obtaining information upon the Memoirs and Reports likely to be submitted to the Sectionst, and of preparing Reports thereon,
* Passed by the General Committee, Edinburgh, 1871.
+ Votice to Contributors of Memoirs. - Authors are reminded that, under an arrangement dating from 1871, the acceptance of Memoirs, and the days on which they are to be