Excerpt from Proceedings of the New Jersey, Historical Society, Vol. 3: 1848-1849 The Society met at this place this day in accordance with the bylaws, the President, Judge Hornblower, in the chair. After the minutes of the last meeting were read and approved, on motion of Mr. Gifford, of Newark, the minutes of the last January meeting were also read; and the reconsideration of the resolution of approval adopted at the subsequent meeting was moved by him with a view of supplying an apparent deficiency in the record, but on putting the question the motion was lost. The Corresponding Secretary stated, that since his last report, communications had been exchanged with the Historical Societies of Kentucky and Pennsylvania, the American Antiq. Society, the New England Hist, and Genealogical Society, and other institutions, and laid upon the table letters from the Rev. O. M. Johnson, of Orange county, New York, a corresponding member, transmitting a book for the library and promising an original Ms. Discourse relating to the history of Deckertown in this State - from the Rev. Wm. Cogswell, D. D., of Boston, in ackwledgment of his election as an horary member of the Society - from Major James D. Graham, of U. S. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art techlogy to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.