70 Year History of the A&M Garden Club (Part 7c)

1995-1996: Mrs. Robert [Sally] Koestler – “Enjoying Gardening”
– 60 members -GOLD CLUB – 9:30 a m 2nd Fri
meeting place: Aldergate United Methodist Church, 6 East Bypass, C S

95-96 Officers being installed by Nell Zeigler
at Rosemary Boykin’s home May ’95

1st VP: Ruby Morse [program]
Judith Schafer [yearbook]
2nd VP: Mary Ann Taylor [flower show]
Co-Chair flower show – Anna Archer
3rd VP: Evelyn Allen [hostesses]
Recording Secretary: Rosa Richardson
Treasurer: Elizabeth Black
Reporter: Martha Wilhoit
Historian: Barbara Petty
Corresponding Secretary: Louise Roop
Parliamentarian: Margaret Ann White
Members at Large: Eileen Kramer and Helen Morgan
Arbor Day Ch: Eileen Kramer
Awards Chs: Anna Archer and Judith Schafer
Pilgrimages Ch: Eugenia Williams

Tea for Newcomers Aug 1st ’95

Pauline Brown visits and Bill Welch talks
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Oct. Meeting Pilgrimage
& Garden Therapy

Nov Auction ’95
Pat Koppa looks over the” stuff” about to be auctioned by
Helen Morgan, Ruby Morse, and Rosa Richardson.

– The Club applied for awards on previous year’s work.

Christmas Tea at Helen Morgan’s


Our 56th Annual Flower Show
Theme “Language of Love”
Chairman: Mary Ann Taylor
Co-chairman: Anna Archer
Friday, 29 March, 1996
at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, CS

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– Club members assisted Gerry Embry, State Arbor Day Chairman with the TGC Arbor Day program in which an Aristocrat Pear Tree was planted on the TAMU campus 19 April 1996 in memory of the children killed in the tragedy in Oklahoma City 19 April 1995.

20 or more years of service to the A&M Garden Club
left to rt: Jeanne Fuller, Mary Frances German, Evelyn Allen, Jo Ann Bell, Eileen Kramer
front row: Martha Wilhoit, Betty Burnham, and Rosemary Boykin



Elizabeth A Gatlin
2 February 1904 – 18 July 1996

Moy Nelson
14 November 1907 – 12 August 1996
Club President 1949-50


1936-1946 1946 – 1951 1951- 1956 1956 – 1966
1966 – 1976 1976 -1986 1986 – 1996 1994-95 1995-96
1996 – 2002 2002 -2007


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