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Volume 87, 1959
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The Royal Society of New Zealand

Established Under an Act of the General Assembly of New Zealand Entituled the New Zealand Institute Act, 1867, Reconstituted under the New Zealand Institute Act, 1903, Continued under the New Zealand Institute Act, 1908, and Reconstituted under the Royal Society of New Zealand Act, 1933.

Council for 1959–60

Honorary Patron:
  • His Excellency the Governor-General of New Zealand.

Ex Officio:
  • The Honourable Minister for Scientific and Industrial Research.

  • R. S. Allan, Ph.D. (Cantab.), D. Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.

Immediate Past President:
  • L. H. Briggs, D.Sc., D.Phil. (Oxon), F.N.Z.I.C., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • J. K. Dixon, M.Sc., Ph.D. (Lond.), D.I.C., F.R.I.C., F.N.Z.I.C.

  • F. G. Soper, C.B.E., Ph.D., D.Sc. (Wales), F.R.I.C., F.R.S.N.Z.

Government Representatives:
  • 1958. R. A. Falla, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1958. C. A. Fleming, B.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1959. G. Archey, C.B.E., M.A., D.Sc, F.Z.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1959. F. R. Callaghan, I.S.O., M.A, F.R.E.S.

Elected by Member Bodies
Auckland Institute S. G. Brooker, M.Sc., F.N.Z.I.C.; A. W. B. Powell, D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.
Wellington Branch K. R. Allen, M.A. (Cantab.); M.A.F. Barnett, O.B.E., M.Sc, Ph.D. (Cantab.), F. Inst. P., F.R.S.N Z.
Canterbury Branch R. S. Duff, M.A, D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z, F.R A.I; E. Percival, B.Sc. (Leeds), N.D.A., F R.S. N.Z.
Otago Branch J.Murray, M.Sc., Ph.D. (Cantab.), A.N.Z.I.C.; F.G. Soper, C.B.E., Ph.D., D.Sc. (Wales), F.R.I.C., F.R.S.N.Z.
Waikato Scientific Association F. Dorofaeff.
Rotorua Philosophical Society J. Healy, M.Sc.
Hawke's Bay Branch N.L. Elder, M.A. (Cantab.), F.R.G. S.
Nelson Philosophical Society H.O. Askew, M.A., Ph.D. (Lond.), D.I.C., F.R. I.C., F.N.Z.I.C., F.R. S.N.Z.
Southland Branch R.W. Willett, M.Sc., F.G.S.
Co-opted Member J.T. Salmon, M.Sc., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z., A.R.P.S., F.R.E.S.
Honorary Treasurer S. Cory-Wright, M.C., B.Sc., (Eng.), A.M.I.C.E., M.N.Z.I.E.
Fellows' Representatives Sir Charles Cotton, K.B.E., D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.S.N.Z.; Sir Ernest Marsden, K.B., C.M.G., C.B.E., M.C., D.Sc. (Manc.), Hon. D.Sc. (Oxon.), F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z., M.I.E.E.
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Officers for the Year 1959–60.

  • President: R.S. Allan, Ph.D. (Cantab.), D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • Vice-Presidents: J.K. Dixon, M.Sc., Ph.D. (Lond.), D.I.C., F.R.I.C., F.N.Z.I.C. F.G. Soper, C.B.E., Ph.D., D.Sc. (Wales), F.R.I.C., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • Honorary Treasurer: S. Cory Wright, M.C., B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.C.E., M.N.Z.I.E.

  • Honorary Editor: J.T. Salmon, D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z., A.R.P.S., F.R.E.S.

  • Honorary Librarian: L. R. Richardson, M.Sc., Ph.D. (McGill), F.R.S. N.Z.

  • Secretary: Miss M. Wood, F.C.I.S., Royal Society of New Zealand,

  • Victoria University of Wellington, P.O. Box 196, Wellington, C.1.

  • Cable and Telegraphic Address: Royalsoc, Wellington.

Member Bodies.
Name of Society. Secretary's Name and Address. Date of Affiliation.
Auckland Institute Dr. G. Archey, Institute and Museum, Auckland. June 10, 1868.
Wellington Branch of the Royal Society of N.Z. Mrs. K. R. Allen, P.O. Box 3085, Wellington. June 10, 1868.
Canterbury Branch of the Royal Society of N.Z. Mr. E.R. Mangin, Canterbury Museum, Christchurch. October 22, 1868.
Otago Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand Dr. J. Murray, Chemistry Dept., University of Otago. October 18, 1869.
Nelson Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand Mr. A. Mahan, 99 Parker's Rd., Nelson. December 20, 1883.
Hawke's Bay Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand Mrs. J. Winkley, The Museum, Napier. March 31, 1875.
Southland Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand. Mr. W. W. Bailey, 245 Tay St., Invercargill. October 31, 1939.
Waikato Scientific Association Mr. D. O'Hare, P.O. Box 908, Hamilton. June 18, 1954.
Rotorua Branch of the Royal Society of New Zealand Mr. G. E. Russell, 80 Lytton St, Rotorua. November 16, 1954.

Former Manager and Editor

(Under the New Zealand Institute Act, 1867.)

1867–1903—Sir James Hector, M.D., K.C.M.G., F.R. S.

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Past Presidents

  • 1903–04—Hutton, Captain Frederick Wollaston, F.R.S.

  • 1905–06—Hector, Sir James, M.D., K.C.M.G., F.R.S.

  • 1907–08—Thomson, George Malcolm, F.R.S.N.Z., F.L.S.

  • 1909–10—Hamilton, Augustus.

  • 1911–12—Cheeseman, Thomas Frederick, F.R.S.N.Z., F.L.S., F.Z.S.

  • 1913–14—Chilton, Charles, M.A., D.Sc., L.L.D., F.R.S.N.Z., F.L.S., C.M.Z.S.

  • 1915 —Petrie, Donald, M.A., Ph.D., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1916–17—Benham, Sir William Blaxland, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z., F.Z.S.

  • 1918–19—Cockayne, Leonard, C.M.G., Ph.D., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z., F.L S.

  • 1920–21—Easterfield, Sir Thomas Hill, M.A., Ph.D., F.R.S.N.Z., F.R.I.C., F.C.S.

  • 1922–23—Kirk, Harry Borrer, M.A., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1924–25—Marshall, Patrick, D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z., F.G.S.

  • 1926–27—Aston, Bernard Cracroft, F.R.S.N.Z., F.R.I.C., F.C.S.

  • 1928 —Thomson, J. Allan, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z., F.G.S. (Mr. B. C. Aston re-appointed May, 1928, vice Dr. J. Allan Thomson, deceased.).

  • 1929–30—Farr, Clinton Coleridge, D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z., F.P.S.L.

  • 1931–32—Segar, Hugh William, M.A., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1933–34—Speight, Robert, M.A., M.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z., F.G.S.

  • 1935–36—Williams, Right Rev Bishop, M.A., Litt.D. (Cantab. and N.Z.), F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1937–38—Evans, Professor W. P., C.B.E., M.A., Ph.D., F.R.S.N.Z, Hon. F.N.Z.I.C.

  • 1939–40—Holloway, Rev. J.E., L.Th, D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1941–42—Archey, Gilbert, O.B.E., M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1943–45—Allan, H.H., M.A., D.SC., F.R.S.N.Z., F.L.S.

  • 1946–47—Benson, Professor W.N., B.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., F.R.S.N.Z., F.G.S.

  • 1947 —Marsden, E., C.M.G., C.B.E., M.C., D.Sc, M.I.E E., F.R.S., F.R.S N.Z.

  • 1948–50—Falla, R.A., M.A., D.Sc., (N.Z), F.R.S.N Z.

  • 1950–52—Callaghan, F.R, M.A., (N.Z.), F.R.E.S.

  • 1952–54—Oliver, W.R.B., D.Sc., F.R.S.N.Z.

  • 1954–56—Miller, D., Ph.D., F.R.S.N.Z., C.M.Z.S.

  • 1956–58—Briggs, L.H., D.Sc., D.Phil. (Oxon.), F.N.Z.I.C., F.R.S.N.Z.

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Honorary Members
Aitken, Alexander Craig, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., University of Edinburgh 1940
Bohr, Professor Niels H.D., Universitets Institut for Teoretisk Fysik, Copenhagen, Denmark 1946
Bruun, Anton Fr., D.Sc., Zoological Museum of the University, Krystalgade, Copenhagen, Denmark 1952
Clark, Professor Wilfred E. le Gros, Dept. of Human Anatomy, University Museum Oxford 1954
Cockcroft, Sir John, 1 South Drive, Harwell, Didcot, Berkeshire, England 1953
Compton, Professor A.H., Ph.D., Sc.D., L.L.D., University of Chicago, Chicago, U.S.A. 1934
Conant, Dr. J.B., U.S. High Commissioner for Germany, Mehlemer Aue, Bad Godesberg, Germany 1953
Dale, Sir Henry, D.Litt., Hon. D.Sc. (Cantab.), F.R.S., 54 Campdenhill Court, London, W. 8. 1952
Darwin, Sir Charles G., K.B.E., M.C., M.A, Sc.D., Hon. Sc.D., Hon. L.L.D., F.R.S. 1956
Fleming, J.A., D.Sc., Director of Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, 5241 Broad Branch Road, N.W. Washington, D.C., U.S.A. 1939
Gatenby, J.B., M.A., Ph.D., B.Sc., D.Sc., Professor of Zoology and Comparative Anatomy, University, Dublin 1934
Gutenberg, Dr. B., Seismological Laboratory, 220 North San Rafael Avenue, Pasadena, California, U.S.A. 1945
Jeffreys, Sir Harold, M.A., (Cantab), D. Sc. (Durham), F.R.S., St. John's College, Cambridge University 1943
Jenness, Dr. Diamond, M.A., Division of Anthropology, National Museum of Canada, Ottawa 1941
Mackintosh, Dr. N.A., National Institute of Oceanography, Wormley, Near Godalming, Surrey, England 1953
Marshall, Sir Guy A.K., C.M.G., F.R.S., 31 Melton Court, South Kensington, London, S.W.7 1933
Mayr, Dr. Ernst, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park West at 79th Street, New York 24 1950
Millikan, Professor Robert A., Ph.D., L.L.D., Sc.D., California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California 1944
Murphy, Robert Cushman, Ph.D. (Brown), D.Sc. (San Marcos), Department of Birds, American Museum of Natural History, New York, U.S.A. 1948
Pantin, Carl F.A., Sc.D., Dept. of Zoology, University of Cambridge, Downing Street, Cambridge 1955
Raman, Sir Chandrasekharav, M.A., Ph.D., L.L.D., D.Sc., F.R.S., Professor Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 1956
Rivett, Sir David, K.C.M.G., M.A., B.Sc. (Oxon.), D.Sc. (Melb.), F.R.S., Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, Melbourne 1937
Robinson, Sir Robert, Kt, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S., 170 Piccadilly, London, W.1. 1939
Russell, Sir John, D.Sc., F.R.S., Director of Rothamsted Experiment Station, Harpenden 1928
Skottsberg, Professor C., D.Sc., Apote Karegatan 8, Goteborg C. Sweden 1938
Smith, Sir Sydney, Rector, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh 1956
Tilley, Dr. C.E., Dept. of Mineralogy and Petrology, University of Cambridge, England 1950
Yonge, Professor C.M., C.B.E., D.Sc., F.R.S, Professor of Zoology, University of Glasgow 1955
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Former Honorary Members
Agardh, Dr. J.G. 1900
Agassiz, Professor Louis 1870
Andrews, E.C., B.A., F.G.S. 1934
Arber, Dr. E.A. Newell 1914
Armstrong, Prof. H.E, F.R.S. 1927
Avebury, Lord, P.C., F.R.S. 1900
Baird, Professor Spencer F. 1877
Balfour, Prof. I Bayley, F.R.S. 1914
Bateson, Professor W., F.R.S. 1915
Beddard, Dr. F.E., F.R.S. 1906
Beneden, Professor J.P. van 1888
Berggren, Dr. S. 1876
Bledisloe, The Rt Hon Viscount 1954
Bowen, Sir George Ferguson, G.C.M.G. 1873
Brady, Dr. G.S., F.R.S. 1906
Bragg, Professor Sir William, O.M., K.B.E., F.R.S. 1923
Bruce, Dr. W.S. 1910
Buck, Sir Peter 1934
Butler, Sir Edwin, F.R.S. 1939
Carpenter, Dr. W.B., F.R.S. 1883
Chapman, Frederick, A.L.S. 1932
Chree, Dr. Charles, F.R.S. 1924
Clarke, Rev. W.B., F.R.S. 1876
Codrington, Rev. R.H., D.D. 1894
Comrie, Dr. L.J. 1945
Curie, Madame Marie 1927
Darwin, Charles, M.A., F.R.S. 1871
Darwin, Sir George, F.R.S. 1909
David, Professor T. Edgeworth, F.R.S. 1904
Davis, J.W. 1891
Davis, Professor W. Morris 1913
Dendy, Dr. A., F.R S. 1907
Diels, Professor L., Ph.D. 1907
Drury, Captain Byron 1870
Eddington, Sir Arthur Stanley, O.M., Kt., F.R S. 1943
Einstein, Professor Albert, F.R.S. 1924
Ellery, R.L. J., F.R.S. 1883
Etheridge, Professor R., F.R.S. 1876
Ettingshausen, Baron von 1888
Eve, H., W., M.A. 1901
Filhol, Dr. H. 1875
Finsch, Professor Otto 1870
Fleming, Six Alexander, Kt. 1945
Flower, Professor W.H., F.R.S. 1870
Fraser, Sir James G., Kt., O.M., D.C.L., F.R.S. 1920
Garrod, Professor A.H., F.R.S. 1878
Goebel, Professor Dr. Carl von 1901
Goldschmidt, Richard Benedikt, Ph.D. (Heidelburg), Hon. M.D. (Kiel), Hon. D.Sc. (Madrid) 1948
Goodale, Prof G.L., M.D., L.L.D. 1891
Gray, Dr. J.E., F.R.S 1871
Gray, Professor Asa 1885
Gregory, Professor J.W, F.R S. 1920
Grey, Sir George, K.C.B. 1872
Gunther, Dr. A., F.R.S. 1873
Haddon, Dr. A.C., F.R.S. 1925
Haldane, J.S., M.A., M.D., L.L.D., F.R.S. 1928
Hall, Sir Alfred D., K.C.B, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S. 1920
Haswell, Prof W.A., F.R.S. 1914
Hedley, Charles 1924
Hemsley, Dr. W. Botting, F.R.S. 1913
Hill, Sir Arthur W., K.C.M.G., Sc.D., D.Sc., F.R.S. 1928
Hochstetter, Dr. Ferdinand von 1870
Hooker, Sir J.D., F.R.S. 1870
Hopkins, Sir Frederick Gowland, O.M., F.R.S. 1937
Howard, Lelland O., Ph.D., Sc.D., M.D., L.L.D. 1944
Howes, G.B., F.R.S. 1901
Huxley, Thomas H., F.R.S. 1872
Jagger, Dr. T.A. 1927
Jeans, Sir James H., F.R.S. 1929
Klotz, Professor Otto J. 1903
Keith, Sir Arthur, Kt., M.D., F.R.C.S. 1939
Langley, S. P. 1896
Lindsay, W.L., M.D. 1871
Liversidge, Professor A., F.R.S. 1890
Lotsy, Dr. J.P. 1927
Lydekker, Richard, F.R.S. 1896
Lyell, Sir Charles, F.R.S. 1873
McCoy, Professor Sir F. 1888
McLauchlan, Robert 1874
Malinowski, Bronislaw, Ph.D. (Cracow), D.Sc. (Lond.) 1936
Massart, Professor Jean 1916
Massee, George 1900
Masson, Sir D. Orme, F.R.S 1928
Mawson, Sir Douglas, B.E., D.Sc., F.R S. 1920
Mellor, J.W., D.Sc. 1919
Meyrick, E., F.R.S. 1907
Milne, J., F.R.S. 1906
Mitten, William, F.R.S. 1895
Mortensen, Theodor, Ph.D. 1927
The Most Noble the Marquis of Normanby 1880
Mueller, Dr. Ferdinand von, F.R.S. 1870
Muller, Professor Max, F.R.S. 1878
Newton, Alfred, F.R.S. 1874
Nordstedt, Professor Otto 1890
Owen, Professor Richard, F.R.S. 1870
Pickard-Cambridge, Rev. O. 1873
Richards, Rear-Admiral G.H. 1870
Riley, Professor C.V. 1890
Rolleston, Professor G., M.D., F.R.S. 1875
Ross, Sir Ronald 1929
Rutherford, Lord, F.R.S. 1904
Sars, Professor G.O. 1902
Schmidt, Professor J. 1930
Sclater, Dr. P.L., F.R.S. 1875
Seward, Sir Albert, F.R.S. 1928
Sharp, Dr. D. 1877
Sharp, R B., F.R.S. 1885
Smuts, Rt. Hon Field Marshal 1942
Stebbing, Rev. T. R. R., F R.S. 1907
Stokes, Vice-Admiral J.L. 1872
Tenison-Woods, Rev. J.E. 1878
Thiselton-Dyer, Sir W.T., F.R.S. 1894
Thomson, Prof. Wyville, F.R S. 1874
Thomson, Sir Arthur 1928
Thomson, Sir William, F.R.S. 1883
Tillyard, R.J., F.R S. 1935
Wallace, Sir A.R., F.R S 1885
Weld, Frederick A. 1877
Wilckens, Dr. Otto 1936
Woods, Henry, M.A., F.R.S., F.G.S. 1920
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Fellows of The Royal Society of New Zealand
Original Fellows

(See New Zealand Gazette, 20th November, 1919).

§* Aston, Bernard Cracroft, F.R.I.C., F.C.S.

§* Benham, Sir William Blaxland, K.B.E., M. A., D. Sc., F.R.S., F.Z.S.

§* Best, Elsdon.

§* Cheeseman, Thomas Frederick, F.L.S., F.Z.S.

§* Chilton, Charles, M.A., D.Sc., L.L.D., M.B., C.M., F.L.S., C.M.Z.S.

§* Cockayne, Leonard, C.M.G, Ph.D, F.R.S., F.L S.

§* Easterfield, Sir Thomas Hill, K.B.E., M.A., Ph.D., F.R.I C, F.C.S.

§* Farr, Clinton Coleridge, D.Sc., F.P.S.L., F.R.S.

§ Hogben, George, C.M.G., M.A., F.G.S.

§* Hudson, George Vernon, F.E.S.

§ Kirk, Harry Borrer, M.A.

§* Marshall, Patrick, M.A., D.Sc., F.G.S., F.R.G.S., F.E.S.

§* Petrie, Donald, M.A., Ph.D.

§* Rutherford of Nelson, Lord, O M, D.Sc., Ph.D., L.L.D, F.R.S.

§ Segar, Hugh William, M. A.

§* Smith, Stephenson Percy, F.R.G.S.

§* Speight, Robert, M.A., M.Sc., F.G.S.

§ Thomas, Sir Algernon Phillips Withiel, K.C.M.G., M.A., F.L.S.

§* Thomson, Hon. George Malcolm, F.L.S., M.L.C.

§ Thomson, James Allan, M.A., D.Sc., A.O.S.M., F.G.S.

Fellows Elected
Adams, William Edgar, M.Sc, B.Med. Sc., M.B., Ch.B. (N.Z.), Ph.D. (Leeds) 1959
§* Allan, Harry Howard, M.A., D.Sc., F.L.S. 1928
Allan, Robin Sutcliffe, M.Sc (N.Z.), Ph.D. 1940
* Andersen, Johannes Carl, M.B.E. 1923
Archey, Gilbert, O.B.E., M.A., D.Sc., F.Z.S. 1932
Askew, Henry Oscar, M.A., Ph D, D.I.C., F.R.I.C., F.N.Z.I.C., F.C.S. 1939
Barnett, Miles Aylmer Fulton, O.B.E., M.Sc. (N.Z.), Ph.D. (Cantab) 1947
§* Bartrum, John Arthur, M.Sc. 1928
Bastings, Lyndon, D.Sc. (N.Z.), M.Sc. (Cantab), F. Inst. F. PF., F.R.S.N.Z. 1953
* Beaglehole, Ernest, M.A. (N.Z.), Ph. D., D. Litt. (Lond.) 1947
Bell, Muriel E., M. D., Ch. B., F.R.S.M., F.N.Z.I.C. 1952
§* Benson, William Noel, B. A., D. Sc., F.R.S., F.G.S., F.R.G.S. 1926
* Briggs, Lindsay Heathcote, D.Sc. (N.Z.), D. Phil. (Oxon), F.N.Z.I.C., F.C.S. 1942
§ Brown, J. Macmillan, M. A., LL. D. 1925
§* Buck, Peter H. (Te Rangi Hiroa), M.D., Ch. B. (N.Z.) 1925
§ Chalklin, Francis C., D. Sc., Ph.D. (Lond.) 1951
Chamberlain, Edwin Edinborough, M.Sc., D. Sc. 1959
* Cotton, Sir Charles Andrew, D. Sc., Hon. LL. D., A.O.S.M., F.G.S. 1921
* Cunningham, Gordon Herriot, C.B.E., D. Sc., Ph. D., F.R.S. 1929
Curtis, Kathleen M., M.A., D.I.C., D.Sc., F.L.S. 1936
§ Denham, Henry George, M.A, D.Sc., Ph. D. 1933
§ Donovan, William, M.Sc., F.R.I.C. 1938
* Duff, Roger Shepherd, M.A., D.Sc. 1952
Eccles, John C., M. B., B. S. (Melb.), M.A., D. Phil. (Oxon), F.R.S., F.R.A.C.P. 1950
Edson, Norman Lowther, M. B., Ch. B. (N.Z.), Ph.D. (Cantab.) 1948
§* Evans, William Percival, C.B.E., M.A., Ph. D., Hon. F.N.Z.I.C. 1930

[Footnote] § Deceased.

[Footnote] ‡ Past President.

[Footnote] * Hector Medallist.

[Footnote] † Hutton Medallist.

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Falla, Robert Alexander, M.A., D.Sc. 1941
§* Finlay, Harold John, D.Sc. 1939
Fleming, Charles Alexander, B.A., M.Sc., D.Sc. 1952
* Forder, Henry George, M.A. (Cantab.) 1947
Frankel, Otto H., D.Sc. (N. Z.), D. Agr. (Berlin) 1948
Grange, Leslie Issott, D.Sc., A.O.S.M. 1942
§* Henderson, John, M.A., D.Sc., B. Sc. (in Engineering) 1929
§ Hilgendorf, Frederick William, M. A., D.Sc. 1921
*§ Holloway, John Ernest, L.Th, D.Sc., F.R.S. 1921
Holloway, John Thorpe, M.Sc. 1959
Hutton, Colin Osborne, M.Sc. (N.Z), Ph.D (Cantab.), F.G. S. 1945
§ Kidson, Edward, O.B.E., M. A., D.Sc. 1931
§ Laing, Robert Malcolm, M. A., B. Sc. 1922
Laws, Charles R., D.Sc. 1950
§ Maclaurin, James Scott, D.Sc., F.C.S. 1926
* Macleod, Donald Bannerman, M.A., D.Sc. 1935
Marples, Brian John, M.A. (Oxon), M.Sc. (Manc.) 1953
* Marsden, Sir Ernest, C.M.G., C.B.E., M.C., D.Sc., F.R.S. 1922
* Marwick, John, M.A., D.Sc. 1935
Miller, David, M.Sc., Ph.D., C.M.Z.S. 1931
Moore, Lucy Beatrice, M.Sc. (N.Z.) 1947
§ Morgan, Percy Gates, M.A., F.G.S., A.O.S.M. 1922
§* Oliver, Walter Reginald Brook, D.Sc. 1927
Ongley, Montague, M.A., B.Sc. (N.Z.) 1948
§ Page, Robert Owen, D.Sc. (N.Z.), A.R.I.C., F.N.Z.I.C. 1949
§ Park, James, Hon. M. Inst. M. M. Lond, F.G.S. 1921
§ Percival, Edward, B.Sc. (Leeds) 1952
§ Philpot, Alfred, F.E.S. 1930
* Powell, Arthur William Baden 1940
Richardson, Lawrence Robert, M.Sc., Ph.D. (McGill) 1959
* Richdale, Launcelot Eric, M.A., D.Sc. 1955
Rigg, Sir Theodore, M.A., M.Sc., F.R.I.C. 1932
* Robertson, Philip W., M.A., M.Sc. (N.Z.), M.A. (Oxon.), Ph.D. (Leipzig), F.N.Z.I.C. 1950
§ Sainsbury, G.O.K., F.L.S. 1956
Salmon, John Tenison, D.Sc. (N.Z.), A.R.P.S., F.R.E.S. 1949
Seelye, Frederick Thomas, A.O.S.M. 1944
* Shorland, Francis B., M.Sc. (N.Z.), Ph.D., D.Sc. (Liverpool), F.N.Z.I C. 1951
§ Simpson, George 1949
* Skinner, Henry Devenish, C.B.E., M.A., D.Sc. 1927
* Smith, Lucy May (née Cranwell), M.A., F.L.S. 1944
§ Smith, William Herbert Guthrie 1924
§* Sommerville, Duncan McLaren Young, M.A., D.Sc., F.R.S.E., F.R.A.S. 1922
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