This section is from the book "The Gardener's Monthly And Horticulturist V21", by Thomas Meehan. See also: Four-Season Harvest: Organic Vegetables from Your Home Garden All Year Long.
The annual meeting will this year be held at Cleveland, Ohio, commencing June 18th. The meetings of this association grow in interest yearly. It is composed of the leading men in the nursery trade, and who meet together to discuss matters connected with prosperity of their business, not only discussing mere trade matters, but those which may improve their own culture. Besides the usual matters of business it is expected that addresses will be made by Messrs. J. J. Harrison, G. W. Campbell, Jonathan Periam, W. C. Barry, Cyrus Thomas, John A. Warder, S. B. Parsons, P. Barry, N. Brown Smith, and Thomas Meehan. The railroads connecting with Cleveland have mostly reduced their rates, and the hotels are equally liberal. Those going from the East may get reduced railroad tickets by addressing T. S. Hubbard, Fredonia, N. Y.