A stated meeting of the board of overseers of Harvard College was held yesterday morning at the office of the treasurer, Hon. E. R. Hoar presiding. It was voted to concur with the fellows in the election of John Chipman Gray, A. M. L. L. B., as Royal professor of law, and in the appointment of Charles Herbert Williams, M. D., as instructor in Ophthalmology, and of Clarence Alonzo Cheever, B. A. S., M. D., as demonstrator of anatomy. Reports were made by the special committee on rhetoric and English literature; also by the committees to visit the Museum of Comparative Zoology, the Lawrence scientific school and law school.
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