THE following have been elected officers and members of council of the Royal Society of Edinburgh: President: Sir W. Wright Smith; Vice-Presidents: Dr. Alan W. Greenwood, Dr. E. Hindle, Dr. David Russell, Prof. R. J. D. Graham, the Right Hon. Lord Cooper, Prof. J. W. Heslop Harrison; General Secretary: Prof. James Kendall; Secretaries to Ordinary Meetings: Prof.E. T. Copson, Prof. A. Holmes; Treasurer: Sir E. Maclagan Wedderburn; Curator: Dr. John E. Mackenzie; Councillors: Lieut.-Colonel W. F. Harvey, Prof. A. E. Trueman, Prof. J. Walton, Prof. T. Alty, Mr. J. Morrison Caie, Sir Robert Muir, The Hon. Lord Birnam, Prof. E. P. Cathcart, Prof. A. Gray, Dr. J. Russell Greig, Dr. W. A. Harwood and Prof. C. M. Yonge.