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Volume 42, 1909

Sixth Meeting: 27th September, 1909.

Professor C. W. Egerton, President, in the chair.

The Rev. Gray Dixon, M.A., gave a lecture on “The Romance of Portuguese Expansion.”

The lecturer gave an eloquent sketch of the geographical discoveries made by the Portuguese and the colonial empire which they succeeded in building up, of which now only fragments remain.

The lecture was illustrated by numerous limelight illustrations and diagrams.