The CO called the meeting to order at 10:10 AM. There were
42 members and guests in attendance.
The following occurred:
> Guests and new members were introduced.
> Ron gave a recap of the October meeting with Col John Blyth.
> Ron thanked Kent Johnson and Bob Hill for their particular help with
the John Blyth presentation.
> We briefly recapped the season's flying activities.
> Fred mentioned the Christmas dinner party, that he was accepting 2014
dues, and that Reno tickets were still available.
> Dave reminded folks he was looking for Oshkosh attendees to share a
> Paul reported the promotion of two marshallers and awarded orange
marshalling vests to Bob Brahm and Gary Shipler.
> Fred reported to the membership that the Board had recently
recommended an amendment to the bylaws that the number of Class II
directors be reduced from ten (10) to eight (8). Motion and second to
ratify the board's recommendation; motion passed overwhelmingly.
> In recent years we have used the bulk of our November member meeting
to hear the recaps of our veterans' military stories. Today we heard from
the 18 veterans in attendance, the oldest being Dave Toomey, WWII P-38
photo recon pilot.
There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 12:30 PM.
For the Squadron,
Fred C Smyth