Halsey Hall Chapter
Society for American Baseball Research
Board of Directors Meeting
August 5, 1990
Present – Rich Arpi, Joe O’Connell, Howard Luloff, George Rekela, David Robinson, Rosemary Palmer, Jim Wyman
Absent – Jim Rogde
Treasurer/Secretary report – membership of 70 through Fall 1989, 5 new members since spring 1990 regional so 75 at this point. Renewals of 70 up for renewal: 40 paid, 30 unpaid. O’Connell to call those unpaid by September. $1,098.05 in bank.
Talk about using videotape of Old-Timer’s Game as first show in cable TV program series.
Much discussion about quality of newsletter (appearance, location of staples, etc.). Thornley to check into costs of going to 11 x 17 size paper. Thornley, Palmer, Rekela, O’Connell to meet with Alden Mead about revisions in newsletter.
Discussion of Jim Poff’s letter to board about holding fall regional in St. Cloud. Board ok’ed motion to hold meeting there on November 3. Thornley as events chairman to contact Poff about arrangements.
Next meeting October 7 at George Rekela’s.
Copied October 9, 1990 by R. Arpi from notes taken at meeting