ROYAL GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY.
A meeting of the council was held on Friday afternoon. There were present Messrs. A. Wr. Piper. K.C. (president), W. B. Wilkinson, A. M. Simpson, W. P. Auld. A. Buchanan. E. H. Bakewell. T. S. Reed and F. W. Giles (secretary). Two new members were enrolled, and historical, library and printing cominittees were ap- pointed._