This section is from "The Horticulturist, And Journal Of Rural Art And Rural Taste", by P. Barry, A. J. Downing, J. Jay Smith, Peter B. Mead, F. W. Woodward, Henry T. Williams. Also available from Amazon: Horticulturist and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste.
At a meeting of the Board of Officers of this Society, held pursuant to notice, at Elmira, on the 4th day of August, it was resolved to hold a Fall Exhibition at Ely's Hall, in Elmira, on the 15th day of September, one day and evening. A Premium List was made and ordered printed, together with regulations and Committees, which can be had on application to any of the officers of the Society. - Liberal Premiums are offered on all the different kinds of Fruits, Flowers, Vegetable?, Wines, etc. The following Committees were appointed:
R.B. Van ValKenburgh, Bath; H. Luce, Elmira; J. S. Bush, Tioga, Pa.; II. D. Bice, Elmira; G. D. Williams, Coming.
D. L. Word, Towanda, Pa,; S.M. Rcxford, Binghampton; S. B. Rowley, Corning; Mrs. L. Winton, Havana; Miss A, Arnot, Elmira.
A. L Wynkoop, Chemung; I)r. N. Winton, Havana; E. S. Sweet, Owego; Col. Geo. Franham, Addison; Silas Fordam, Factoryville, E.P.Brooks,on Notice wines F.Hall Elmira; J. F. Donaldson, Pa.; Asher Tyler, Elmira; P. C, Cook, Bath;