On Engineering Education : Desmond Fitz Gerald, Onward Bates, D.
To Investigate Conditions of Employment of, and Compensation of.
E., entitled "The Preservation of Sandy Beaches in the Vicinity of New York City," was presented by the Secretary, who also read communications on the subject from Messrs.
E., entitled "The Properties of Balsa Wood (0 chroma Lagopus)," was presented by the author, who illustrated his remarks with lantern slides and exhib- ited specimens of balsa wood and articles manufactured from it.
As Associate Members Orsino Paul Ai.lee, Kansas City, Mo. The minutes of the meetings of April 19th and May 3d, 1916, were approved as printed in Procredings for May, 1916. Warren Hunt, Secretary; and present, also, 85 members and 16 guests. To Codify Present Practice on the Bearing Value of Soils for Founda- tions, etc. the Profession, and his broad and honorable services will remain an inspiration to younger engineers for all time. Davis, "President, Washington Branch." The following motion, offered by A.