1959

Annual Meeting 1959 #02

? and Dr. Helen Hogg.

Meeting Report: JRASC, 53, 117 (1959)

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National Council 1959

National Council at 252 College Street in 1959:

L to R (seated): J.H. Horning, J.F. Heard, Peter Millman, Helen Hogg, J.E. Kennedy, Ruth Northcott, W. T. Tutte.
Back row: ?, E.S. Keeping, A. R. Maclennan, Fleurange Laforest, William Wehlau, Miriam Burland, ?, Charles M. Good.

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Jupiter 195908140032

Jupiter on 1959 August 13/14 at 20:32 EDT (00:32 UT) as sketched by Geoffrey Gaherty, Jr. C.M.(2) 303º. 8" Cave reflector at 240x. Seeing 3. Transparency 3. Detail of transit #137.

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Jupiter 195908080130

Jupiter on 1959 August 7/8 at 21:30 EDT (01:30 UT) as sketched by G. Gaherty, Jr. C.M.(1) 269º, C.M.(2) 157º. 8" Cave reflector at 240x. Seeing 4. Transparency 3. Note white oval enclosed by grey loop on p part of NEB.

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Jupiter 195907300225

Jupiter on 1959 July 29/30 at 22:25 EDT (02:25 UT) as sketched by G. Wedge. C.M.(1) 323º, C.M.(2) 279º. 4" Townsend refractor at 180x. Seeing fair. Transparency poor.

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Jupiter 195907300140

Jupiter on 1959 July 29/30 at 21:40 EDT (01:40 UT) as sketched by G. Wedge. C.M.(1) 295º, C.M.(2) 252º. 4" Townsend refractor at 180x. Seeing 3 (fair). Transparency poor.

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Jupiter 195907300116

Jupiter on 1959 July 29/30 at 21:16 EDT (01:16 UT) as sketched by Milan Ihnat. C.M.(1) 281º, C.M.(2) 237º. 6½" refractor at 133x. Seeing good. North is down, east to the right. Transparency good. Middle projection on N equatorial belt seemed to be more pointed. Other belts had darkenings.

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Jupiter 195907300107

Jupiter on 1959 July 29/30 at 21:07 EDT (01:07 UT) as sketched by S. Downing. C.M.(1) 275º, C.M.(2) 232º. 6½" refractor at 133x. Seeing good. Transparency clear.

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Jupiter 195907290220

Jupiter on 1959 July 28/29 at 22:20 EDT (02:20 UT) as sketched by Constantine Papacosmos. C.M.(1) 162º, C.M.(2) 126º. 8" Cave reflector at 264x. Seeing 4. Transparency 3.

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Jupiter 195907280230

Jupiter on 1959 July 27/28 at 22:30 EDT (02:30 UT) as sketched by I.K. Williamson. C.M.(1) 10º, C.M.(2) 342º. 80mm refractor at 173x. Seeing 3. Transparency 3.

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