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Volume 3, Number 4
October 1949

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Results of the 1949 Show Of the A. R. S.
Held May 14th and 15th, 1949, at the Information Center, Portland, Oregon

CLASS L-Alpine group.
1. D. W. James, R. ledoides.
2. D. W. James R. imperator.
3. Mrs. A. C. U. Berry, R. pruniflorum.
CLASS 2-Best red single truss.
1. George Grace, R. 'Mars'.
2. Rocco Capelli, R. 'Trilby'.
3. H. Swanson, R. 'Britannia'.
CLASS 3-Best Pink. Single truss.
1. M. W. Lyons, R. 'Betty Wormald'.
2. M. W. Lyons, R. 'Mrs. E. C. Sterling'.
3. M. W. Lyons, R. 'Lady Bligh'.
CLASS 4-Best white. Single truss.
1. George Grace, R. 'White Swan'.
2. M. W. Lyons, R. 'Mrs. Lindsey Smith'.
3. Paul B. McKee, R. 'Mrs. E. C. Pearson'.
CLASS 5-All entries in this class were deficient
CLASS 7-Best blue or purple. Single truss.

1. M. W. Lyons, R. 'Purple Splendor'.
2. H. Swanson, R. 'Purple Splendor'.
3. Rudolph Henny, R. 'Purple Splendor'.
CLASS 8-Best American hybrid never shown in the United States.
1. D. W. James, R. griersonianum x 'Norman Gill'.
2. Endre Ostbo, R. 'Fabia' x discolor.
3. T. C. Duncan, seedling R. 'Josephine', parentage not shown.
CLASS 9-Best imported hybrid never shown at a A. R. S. show.
1. Rudolph Henny, R. 'Jean'.
2. Rudolph Henny, R. 'Azma'.
3. Deficient entry.
CLASS 10-Single truss Fortunei series.
2. George Grace, R. decorum. (other entries deficient.)
CLASSES 11, 12, 13, 14, 15 drew no entries.
CLASS 16-Spray of azaleodendron.

1. M. W. Lyons, R. 'Broughtonii Aureum'.
2. H. Swanson, R. 'Broughtonii Aureum'.
3. No award.
CLASS 17-Single spray or truss of the R. cinnabarinum series.
1. Lester Brandt, R. cinnabarinum.
No other awards.
CLASS 18-No entries.
CLASS 19-Single Truss of the Scabrifolium Series.

1. George Grace, R. venator. No other entries.
CLASS 20--No awards given in this class.
CLASS 21-Entries below standard.
CLASSES 22, 23, 24-Drew no entries.
CLASS 25-Single truss of a R. griersonianum hybrid.

1. Endre Ostbo, R. 'Felis'.
2. M. W. Lyons, R. 'May Day'.
3. D. W. James, R. 'Grierosplendor'.
CLASS 26-Single truss of a R. dichroanthum hybrid.
1. Endre Ostbo, R. 'Margaret Dunn'.
2. Endre Ostbo, hybrid (parentage other than R. dichroanthum unknown).
3. Endre Ostbo, hybrid (parentage other than R. dichroanthum unknown).
CLASS 28-No award made.
CLASS 29-Single truss of R. elliottii hybrid

1. George Grace R. 'Fusilier'.
2. Dr. Gick, 'R. Fusilier' F. C. C.
3. Rudolph Henny, R. 'Fusilier'.
CLASS 30-Single truss of R. fortunei hybrid.
2. M. W. Lyons, R. 'Azma'.
CLASS 31-No entry.
CLASS 32-Single truss of the Loderi varieties.

1. George Grace R. 'Loderi Venus'.
2. George Grace, R. 'King George'.
3. Deficient entry.
CLASS 33-Drew no entries.
CLASS 34-Three Sprays of an evergreen azalea.

1. Mrs. Sophie Cason, R. 'Mucronatum'
2. Mrs. Klohn, R. 'Mucronatum'. & Mrs. Klohn, unidentified hybrid azalea.
CLASS 35-One spray of a deciduous azalea.
1. Mrs. H. T. Canyon, R. 'Graciousa'.
2. Lester Brandt, R. albrechtii.
3. Mrs. Yettick, R. 'Cornell'.
CLASS 36-Single truss of any griffithianum hybrid.
1. Mrs. Sophie Casson, R. 'Pilgrim'.
2. George Grace, R. 'White Swan'.
3. Rocco Capelli, R. 'Betty Wormald'.
SPECIAL AWARD--To H. Lem for a fine display of hybrid trusses not entered in competitive showing.
COMMERCIAL EXHIBITS.
1. Henny and Brydon Inc.
2. Rocco Cappelli.
3. Radovitch Nursery.


Volume 3, Number 4
October 1949

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