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Volume 20, Number 1
January 1966

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American Rhododendron Society Annual Meeting

PROGRAM SCHEDULE
Friday May 13th
     The Tacoma Mall: Judging of Show in the Morning
     Sherwood Inn Ballroom, evening:
          5:00 - 7:00 Registration
          6:00 - 7:00 Cocktail Hour
          7:00-8:30 Dinner: Welcome by President of Tacoma Chapter
          8:30 - 8:45 Break
          8:45 - Major Peter Barber's Address
               (Major Barber is the Manager of the Exbury Estate near Southampton, England.
                He will give us a history of the Exbury azaleas and rhododendrons.)
Saturday Morning May 14th
     Sherwood Inn Ballroom:
          8:30 - 9:30 Registration
          9:30 Master of Ceremonies opens Meeting
          9:40 -10:10 Mr. Art Myhre "Nutrition & Weed Control"
               (Mr. Myhre is in charge of investigations with ornamental plants at the Western
               Washington Experiment Station at Puyallup, Wash.)
          10:10 - 10:40 Dr. Robert Ticknor "Progress Report on Rooting"
               (Dr. Ticknor is a Horticulturist at the North Willamette Experiment Station,
               near Aurora, Ore.)
          10:40 - 11:00 Dr. C. J. Gould "Research Report on Rhododendron Rusts"
               (Dr. Gould is Plant Pathologist at the Western Washington Experiment Station
               at Puyallup, Wash.)
          11:00-11:15 Question and Answer Period (Stretch)
          11:15 - 12:15 Dr. August Kehr "Breeding with a Purpose"
               (Dr. Kehr is Chief of the Vegetable and Ornamentals Research Branch of the
               U. S. D. A., Beltsville, Maryland)
          12:15-12:45 Break
          12:45 - 2:00 Luncheon
          2:00 - 3:00 Mr. Edward B. Dunn, President of A.R.S. Presiding:
               Gold Medal Awards, Annual Business Meeting
     BREAK: Visit show, visit local nurseries, have dinner
Saturday Evening May 14th.
     Sherwood Inn: Friar Tuck Room
          7:30 - 7:35 Introductions
          7:35 - 8:20 Mr. Brian Mulligan "Some Rhododendron Species"
               (Mr. Mulligan is Director of the University of Washington rboretum)
          8:20 - 9:45 Dr. J. L. Creech "Impact of Japanese Azaleas on the Breeding Program"
               (Dr. Creech is Chief of New Crops Research Branch of the U. S. D. A.,
               Beltsville, Maryland)
          9:45 - Questions and Answer Period
               Refreshments
Sunday May 15th
     All day bus tour including courtesy luncheon.
     Busses load at the Sherwood Inn at 9:30 A.M.
     Return at 5:30 P.M.


Volume 20, Number 1
January 1966

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