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Scholarship | 1993
Transcription SIMMS SOCIETY NEWS

Officers 1993 The organizational meeting of the
Simms Society on 17 April 1993
President nominated (from the floor) and
Prof. John C. Guilds elected its first officers. It adopted it
University of Arkansas constitution stating the Society's
purpose: "To offer Simms scholars
Vice-President and other interested persons an
Prof. Em. Rayburn S. opportunity to share in the study and
Moore appreciation of the life of Simms"
University of Georgia and "through such facets as annual
meetings, special symposia, and
Secretary-Treasurer publishing a journal" to provide "a
Prof. Thomas L. medium of communication among
McHaney Simms scholars and expand the
Georgia State possibilities for Simms studies."
University

Board Members:
Dr. David Aiken
Charleston Southern
University

Dr. Anne Blythe
Meriwether
Seajay Society,
Columbia, SC

Dr. Mary Ann Wimsatt
University of South
Carolina














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