Twelfth Meeting. 23rd October, 1872.
Dr. Hector, F.R.S., President, in the chair.
New members.—Rev. R. Taylor, F.G.S., John Clarkson, Charles Napier Bell.
Mr. Charles C. Graham was chosen to vote in the election of the Board of Governors for the ensuing year in accordance with clause seven of the New Zealand Institute Act.
1. “Notes on some of the Birds brought by Mr. Henry Travers from the Chatham Islands, with Descriptions of the New Species,” by Capt. F. W. Hutton, C.M.Z.S. (See Transactions, p. 222.)