[Letter of resignation from the XII Book Club]

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[Letter of resignation from the XII Book Club]

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Alexander, Victor
Related place
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&lt;p&gt;	Alfred Rawlings in the Chair&lt;/p&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
&lt;p&gt;1. The Secretary asked permission to reserve the reading of some of the minutes until after the literary part of the 
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&lt;p&gt;4. Elizabeth T. Alexander read a chapter from “Caprimulgus”.&lt;/p&gt;
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&lt;p&gt;5. Frank Pollard read “August Heat” from Midnight House.&lt;/p&gt;
&lt;br/&gt;
&lt;p&gt;6. Janet Rawlings read “Patience” from Quaker Byways.&lt;/p&gt;
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&lt;p&gt;7. Charles E. Stansfield read two more poems from “Laughter and Ghosts”&lt;/p&gt;
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&lt;p&gt;8. Howard R. Smith read “The Tortoise” from Midnight House.&lt;/p&gt;
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