## Meeting of 8 December 1893

**Location: ** Edinburgh Institution, Edinburgh
**Chair: ** Alison, John

**Papers: **

Steggall, John Edward Aloysius: "Note on the number of numbers less than a given number and prime to it", {Title in minutes: "Note on an Elementary Proposition in the Theory of Numbers"}

Steggall, John Edward Aloysius: "Geographical models"

McCowan, John: "On ridge lines and lines connected with them", [Title]

[This paper is printed in the Philosophical Magazine, Vol. XXXVII (5th series) pp. 227-237 (1894)]

Sprague, Thomas Bond: "A few remarks on the geometrical interpretation of a particular imaginary expression", {Small remark, not listed anywhere as a paper}

**Elected: **

Edward, Alexander

Holm, Alexander

Holm, James

Kippen, John W

Lamont, Daniel

Malcolm, William

Pinkerton, Peter

Shand, Alexander

Walker, Samuel

John E A Steggall exhibited two models to illustrate his paper on geographical models.

Arthur John Pressland intimated that Mr Langley of Bedford proposed to start a mathematical journal for schoolboys.

Frank Spence found himself unable to serve as a member of committee and was replaced by William James Macdonald.

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