Colleges, Halls, and Societies

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OBITUARIES

Christ Church

JOHN ANTHONY BEAUMONT; commoner 1946.

JOHN CHARLES HEANEY, MA, 1997; commoner 1953–7.

THOMAS C. PLOWDEN-WARDLAW, MA, 14 August 1997; commoner 1927–30.

PROFESSOR NICHOLAS VLADIMIR POLUNIN, CBE, FLS, FRGS, MA, D.PHIL., D.SC., 8 December 1997; scholar 1928–32. Aged 86.

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Pembroke College and St Catherine's College

PROFESSOR CHARLES JAMES FRANK DOWSETT, MA (PH.D. Cambridge), FBA, 8 January 1998; St Catherine's Society 1942–3; Fellow, Pembroke College, from 1965; Calouste Gulbenkian Professor of Armenian Studies 1965–91. Aged 74.

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St Edmund Hall

JOSEPH DENIS FOX, MA, 7 November 1996; commoner 1925–8. Aged 90.

JOHN PITT GUTCH, MA, 28 November 1997; commoner 1933–6. Aged 83.

JOHN CAMPBELL WELLS, MA, 11 January 1998; scholar 1957–61. Aged 61.

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St Hilda's College

MARY OAKLEY, MA, 18 December 1997; commoner 1932–5. Aged 84.

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St Hugh's College

THEODOSIA LOUISE PEACEY (née Hale), 1 November 1997; commoner 1927–30. Aged 89.

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ELECTIONS

St Hugh's College

To Jubilee Scholarships:

ALEXANDRA FRANCES GOODEN, formerly of Kingswood School, Bath

ALEXANDRA EMILY LOUISE MARCHANT, formerly of Tring School

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To Jubilee Exhibitions:

DIANA CHRISTINA MAGNAY, formerly of Wycombe Abbey School

LAURA CHAMBERLAIN, formerly of Phillips Exeter Academy

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NOTICE

Green College

Friends of 13 Norham Gardens

Osler Essay Prize 1998

This prize, to the annual value of £200, is offered by the Friends of 13 Norham Gardens through the generosity of Dr Martin Entin of Montreal, Canada, for an essay to be submitted by a registered clinical medical student of Oxford University (either clinical or pre- clinical).

The subject chosen should in some way deal with medicine or medical science in the light of the life and works of Sir William Osler. Students who are interested in the possibility of submitting an essay may visit Osler's former home and library at 13 Norham Gardens by appointment (telephone: Oxford 512492). Essays of not less than 2,500 and not more than 5,000 words should be sent to Lord Walton of Detchant at 13 Norham Gardens, Oxford OX2 6PS, by 31 May.

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