Colleges, Halls, and Societies

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OBITUARIES

Exeter College

D. DAWES, 25 December 1997; matriculated 1956. Aged 62.

PROFESSOR F.W.J. HEMMINGS, 9 May 1997; open scholar 1938. Aged 77.

A.L.E.H. HOTTOT, 1997; commoner 1932.

HECTOR G. JELF, 11 December 1997; commoner 1936. Aged 80.

THE REVD C.B. NUTTALL, 9 January 1998; commoner 1950. Aged 67.

H.F. TOWNER, 10 January 1998; matriculated 1929. Aged 86.

JOHN COLLIVER WILLIAMS, 28 November 1997; commoner 1957. Aged 60.

RAYMOND WOODALL, 9 December 1997; Stapleton Scholar 1954. Aged 61.

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St Hilda's College

SHEILA YARKER BRIGGS (née Morton), BA, 30 March 1998; exhibitioner 1928–31. Aged 88.

CECILIA MARY BAYLIS ROBERTS (née Armitage), MA, 5 April 1998; commoner 1939–42. Aged 77.

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ELECTIONS

All Souls College

To the Bursarship and an Official Fellowship (with effect from 1 October 1998):

THOMAS W. SEAMAN (BA Yale)

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Magdalen College

To Visiting Fellowships:

PROFESSOR J. CORRIGAN (1 October–31 December 1998)

PROFESSOR R. GELUYKENS (1 October–31 December 1998)

PROFESSOR P.J. CONRADI (1 January–31 March 1999)

PROFESSOR W.E. FRIEDMAN (1 January–30 June 1999)

PROFESSOR D.J. CARTWRIGHT (1 April–30 August 1999)

To a Fellowship by Examination in Psychology (for three years from 1 October 1998):

F.A. WICHMANN, St Hugh's College

To a Fellowship by Examination in Modern History (for three years from 1 October 1998):

DR T. VAN NOUHUYS, University of Leiden

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NOTICE

Oriel College

The Eugene Lee-Hamilton Prize 1998

The Provost and Fellows of Oriel College offer a prize of £60 for the best Petrarchan Sonnet in English submitted by an undergraduate of Oxford or Cambridge, on a subject to be chosen by the candidate. Enjambment between the eighth and ninth lines will be permitted.

No candidate may submit more than one sonnet, nor may the prize be awarded more than once to the same person. The competing sonnets should be sent to the Provost, Oriel College, Oxford OX1 4EW, not later than Monday, 1 June. Each sonnet must be accompanied by a certificate from the Head or a Fellow of the candidate's college, stating that the candidate is an undergraduate.

The winner will have been deemed to have given permission to publish his/her sonnet in the Oriel Record.

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