First Minutes of the Western Maryland Coin Club.
Held September 21, 1938.
"Was held September 21, 1938 in the Library of the Central Y.M.C.A. at 7:30 pm"
Temporary President Fred P. Keyser opened the meeting with eleven members and one guest. President to be Keyser gave the history of the formation of the club, and the aims and subjects of the club.
Election of Officers.
It was moved and seconded that we have an election of officers for the coming year ending September 1, 1939. The following officers were duly elected;
Fred P. Keyser President
William L. Wilson Vice President
Holmes H. Cessna Sec'y & Treas.
It was then moved and seconded that the club would meet on the 3rd. Wednesday each month at 8:00 pm.
The program for our October meeting will consist of Mr. Oliver Bruce Jr., speaker on Banks of Alleghany County, display of coins: Fred P. Keyser complete set Lincoln cents, Holmes H. Cessna complete set Two cent pieces, Mr. Martin Watson obsolete bank notes, and an auction of coins from various members. Mr. Benjamin G. Charles was duly elected first auctioneer with Dr. Malin as his Secretary.
The meeting adjourned at 9:40 pm.
Holmes H. Cessna