Dinner Details: January 30, 1940
Murray Hill Hotel, 112 Park Avenue at East 40th Street, NY, NY
Dinner Photo InformationClick on the above photo to see a larger version of it, and maximize your browser window to see the most detail.
Key to People in the 1940 BSI Dinner photo (not available at this time)
BSI Honours List
Not awarded until 1944.
Not awarded until 1962.
Not identified; possibly none.
"Stand with me here upon the terrace..."
(as named at this Dinner, not their year of passing)
None this year.
Not awarded until 1959.
Reports on the Dinner1940 BSI Dinner Minutes (digitized images at Harvard)
List of 1940 BSI Dinner Attendees (digitized image at Harvard)
The Baker Street Irregulars, Irregular Memories of the ‘Thirties, ed. Jon L. Lellenberg, (New York: Fordham University Press, 1990)
None available online at this time.
Related Materials1940 BSI Dinner Menu (digitized image at Harvard)
Cover, interior, and back. Sequence 10-12.
Morley, Felix, “The Significance of the Second Stain” (digitized images at Harvard)
Paper given at dinner. 16 pages. Sequence 41-56.
Next dinner: the 1941 BSI Dinner
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This page last updated 2/7/15 by Andy Solberg.