Camertonia issue 9 (1) (1962)

Officers of the Club
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 1.

SubscriptionsW J Wedlake
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 2.
Change of address for the Hon.Treasurer.

Annual General Meeting 1962W J Wedlake
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 2.
20th November at 2 Gay Street Headquarters.Two new Officers created; Hon. Editor of Camertonia and a Custodian of the Headquarters.

EditorialW J Wedlake
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 2.
Camertonia to revert to one issue a year, to be published as soon as possible after the AGM.

Wine and Cheese PartyW J Wedlake
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) pp. 2 – 3.
8th December 1962. 35 attended at Headquarters. Mortimer Wheeler unable to attend, ‘as no late train from Bath to Paddington’.

Cheese and Wine Party 1961
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 3.
15th December. Successful evening. Old print of Bath presented to Vice President Mr Cross by Mr H F Moore.

Director’s Report 1962W J Wedlake
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 3.
A year of continued progress.

Finance
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 3.
Summary of the Treasurer’s Report. (see p 9/13)

Jumble Sale 1962
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 3.
Held at Camerton. Made £22.17s 6d, which will contribute to the costs of the Headquarters premises.

The Camerton Report
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) pp. 3 – 4.
Still orders coming from abroad. Price reduced to £1.10s. 250 copies still held by printers.

Hon. Treasurer
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 4.
Welcome to Miss Jaine. Retiring Treasurer, Mr H F Moore, has become a Vice-President of the Club

Card Index of Bath Finds
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 4.
Lapsed activity has been renewed in Bath Municipal Library. Thanks to Miss Lloyd and Mrs Peel and the Library staff.

Representation at Conferences
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 4.
1. Meeting of representatives of affiliated Societies at the Somerset Archaeological Society at Wells., 2. C.B.A. Conference at the Institute of Archaeology in London.,3. The Annual Prehistoric Society Meeting in Dorset and 4.The CBA Group 13 Meeting in Gloucester. Also visited excavations by the Somerset Archaeology Society, the Bristol Research Group and the Cirencester Excavation Committee. Nice quote here ‘Such contacts help to foster a friendly atmosphere with our neighbouring Societies’

Headquarters
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) pp. 4 – 5.
Rental of 2 Gay Street ‘fully justified’. Thanks to Miss Lloyd for ‘defraying the cost of the rates’ . Detailed piece here on the work being undertaken, especially on finds from the Nettleton site.

Lectures 1961-1962
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 5.
Charge of 2/- for non-members. Well attended.

Thanks
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 8.
To President, Committee, Club Members and friends.

Camertonia.
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 8.
Proposal to appoint Editor (see P2)

Treasurer’s Report 1962M F Jaine
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) pp. 9 – 13.
The Nancy Smith Memorial Fund has been put into Defence Bonds. Specific mention also of City of Bath Excavation Account.

Excursion Secretary’s Report 1962D Melluish
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 14.
1st April, The Saxon Palace at Cheddar. No Report. 15th April, Chedworth Roman Villa. No Report. 13th May, Devizes Museum & Kennet Long Barrow, with Ken Annable. 12th August, Cirencester with Mr Wacher. Excursions accounts included here.

Lectures 1962
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) pp. 14 – 15.
2nd October, ‘ Dark Age Sites in Somerset’, P.A.Rahtz. 6th November, ‘Some Archaeological Sites in Western Europe’, W.J.Wedlake. 4th December, ‘The Excavation of a Greek Sanctuary in Asia Minor’, Professor J.M. Cook.

Lectures planned for 1963
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) pp. 14 – 15.
8th January, ‘Excavations at the St James’ Church site’, W.J.Wedlake. 5th February, ‘The Shrine of St Peter’, Professor J M Toynbee. 5th March, ‘ Ancient Mexico’, Dr G H S Bushnell.

New Members since December 1961
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 16.

Obituary. Mr H S G Mair.
Camertonia 9 Part 1 (1962) p. 16.