October 13, 2014 Minutes

ABSECON SALTWATER SPORTSMEN
MINUTES
October 13, 2014

The meeting opened with a salute to the flag and a moment of silence for our troops, with President Jim Van Daley presiding.

The minutes from September 22, 2014 were not available to be read. The treasurer’s report was read and approved. Ending balances: Charity Account: $3,709.19 General Account: $2,805.57 Raffle: $5.50

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

Trustee: Nothing to report.
GACF: The Chinese auction will be held at the Parkertown firehouse on 10/16.
Sunshine: George Scheurman passed away. George was a long time member and president of the Absecon American Legion. Get well cards will be sent to Ed Goldman and Ed Egnor; a condolence card will be sent to the family of Jerry Dinger.
Federation: no one from our club attended the last meeting.
NJMFC: Nothing reported.
Website: Lou Schott read and talked about an email sent to us from southern fin apparel in which they would give us 10% off their products. there was mild discussion and there was not of much interest from anyone.
In House: Done for the season.
Open: Done for the season.

Striper and Perch: John Reese weighed in a perch of 1 1/2 pounds.

COMMUNICATIONS: We received a thank you from the Field of Dreams for our generous donation. We have contributed $1200 to them this year.

NEW MEMBERSHIP APPLICATIONS: No new applications.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: All the raffle work is completed and is ready to be given to Port Republic city clerk.

NEW BUSINESS: : John Reese won first place in a Vineland perch tournament.

ELECTIONS: The following are nominated: Sargeant at Arms: Shawn Van Daley; Treasurer: Chas Elwell; Secretary: Bob Cusack; VP: Lou Schott; President: Jim Van Daley. Trustees: H. Walker; J. Reese; P. Stonerod; J. Ricciardi; B. Zussman; O. Carlson.

GOOD OF THE ORDER: Nothing reported

Next meeting: November 10, 2014 at 7:30 PM.

Respectfully submitted,
Lou Schott, acting Secretary

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