Minutes of the meeting of the XII Book Club held 25 March 1936

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"Meeting held at Oakdene, Northcourt Avenue: 17. 4. 36.<br/>     Ethel C. Stevens in the Chair.<br/> 1. Minutes of last were read. <br/> Professor Hawkins pointed out that there was an inaccuracy, not of fact, but of theory in one of them, which read that the Professor “was already preparing a paper for the British “Ass” [British Association] which he would be very willing to try beforehand on the dog.” And this, he felt, failed to convey both the honour in which he held the Club & the pleasure with which he accepted its invitation. <br/> <br/> [...] <br/> <br/> 6. After the Chairman had gracefully welcomed Professor Hawkins, we spent the rest of the evening listening to and discussing the Fact of Evolution."

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It is assumed that it was Victor Alexander, as secretary of the club, who read out the minutes of the previous meeting.<br/> Material by kind permission of the XII Book Club. For further information and permission to quote this source, contact the Reading Experience Database (http://www.open.ac.uk/Arts/reading/contacts.php).

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Alexander, Victor
Related place
England
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Professor Hawkins pointed out that there was an inaccuracy, not of fact, but of theory in one of 
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[British Association] which he would be very willing to try beforehand on the dog.” And this, he 
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&lt;br/&gt;
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