The 1929 AGM

The AGM was held on 12 June 1929.

Mr L Hart presided over a large and enthusiastic number of members. The minutes of the previous AGM were read, confirmed and signed by the chairman.

The secretary’s report of the 1928-29 season having been forwarded to each member was taken as read and it was unanimously resolved that it be approved and adopted.

The statement of accounts which had been duly audited were presented and were considered extremely satisfactory.

Mr Harry Cannon was re-elected president for the ensuing year and the whole of the vice presidents were re-elected. Mr A Lloyd was elected as secretary, Mr J Walker as assistant secretary and Mr F Foster financial secretary.

The various names of members duly proposed and seconded to act on the committee were read out. The election for the 20 places was conducted by ballot and the successful candidates were named.

The proposed addition to rule 3 ‘’any member of the committee being absent from consecutive meetings without a satisfactory explanation being forthcoming shall be considered to have resigned his seat and the committee may proceed to fill the vacancy’’ was discussed and upon being put to the meeting was carried.

A resume of the season’s workings was given by the various officials and the prospects for the forthcoming season discussed and the meeting showed keen interest in all points raised.