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Volume 29, Number 2
April 1975

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Annual Meeting Program
Seattle, Washington, May 15 - 18, 1975

Thursday, May 15    
Registration - Bellevue Holiday Inn   2:00 p.m.
Board of Directors Meeting   2:30 p.m.
General Welcome   8:00 p.m.
Symposium: The 1974 Himalayan Rhododendron Exploration   8:15 p.m.
      Presented by members of the expedition, including Britt Smith,    
      Ned Brockenbrough, Forrest Bump, Clive Justice, Pat McGrath,    
     C. E. Simons, Jr., and L. Keith Wade    
Friday, May 16    
Registration - Bellevue Holiday Inn   8:00 a.m.
Program   8:30 a.m.
   "Azaleas as Refugees and Colonists on the Volcanoes"    
      Frank Doleshy, Seattle, WA    
   "R. kaempferi and Its Rich Variety"    
      Hideo Suzuki, Japan    
   "New Guinea Rhododendrons in the Wild: An Eighteen Month    
      Study", L. Keith Wade, Vancouver, WA    
   "Some Promising New Northwest Hybrids"    
      Ted Van Veen, Portland, Or.    
   "Update '75"    
      Rhododendron Species Foundation, P. H. Brydon    
University of Washington Arboretum, Joseph A. Witt    
      Discovery Park, E. C. Brockenbrough    
Luncheon - Bellevue Holiday Inn   12 Noon
Speaker: Hideo Suzuki, Japan    
      "New Discoveries of Rhododendrons in Japan"    
Seattle Rhododendron Show    2:00 4:00 p.m.
      Shuttle busses will provide transportation between Holiday Inn    
      and Bellevue Square.    
Puget Sound Cruise to Kiana Lodge   4:00 p.m.
    Busses will leave from the Holiday Inn for the Seattle Harbor,    
    where an excursion boat will depart for a scenic cruise to    
    Kiana Lodge.    
Kiana Potlatch Salmon Barbecue   6:00 p.m.
    Return cruise and arrival at Holiday Inn by 10:00 p.m.    
Saturday, May 17    
Registration - Bellevue Holiday Inn   8:00 a.m.
Program:    
    "A Prospect: Rhododendrons in the Next Twenty-five Years"    
    A panel discussion with Dave Bledsoe, August E, Kehr, John    
    Lofthouse, Franklin H, West, and Henry A. Schannen, moderator,    
    "Rhododendrons in Cultivation", H. H. Davidian, Edinburgh    
Busses Leave Holiday Inn   11:30 a.m.
    Tours of Pierce and Caperci Gardens and Garden Valley Nursery,    
    Box Lunch provided.    
Convivial Hour   7:00 p.m.
Banquet and Annual Meeting   8:00 p.m.
    Bellevue Holiday Inn    


Volume 29, Number 2
April 1975

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