The annual meeting of the Board of Overseers of Harvard College was held at 50 State Street, the day before yesterday. Solomon Lincoln was chosen president of the board. The committee to nominate visiting committees was re-appointed as follows: Messrs. Adams, Fiske, Seaver, Walcott, J. T. Morse. It was voted to concur with the president and fellows in appointing Albert Andrew Howard, Ph. D., tutor in Latin for three years from Sept. 1, 1890. The committee on changes in the academic department was granted leave to report in print. The report of the committee to visit the Law School was received and laid over under the rules.
The committee on election certified as to the election of the following persons for the term of six years: George B. Shattuck, Henry W. Torrey, Henrt H. Sprague, Solomon Lincoln, Francis Rawle.