The Edinburgh Mathematical Society held the St Andrews Colloquium in St Andrews from 15 to 25 July 1964.

A picture of the 1964 Colloquium is available at THIS LINK.

A picture of the 1964 Colloquium is available at THIS LINK.

**The Lecturers of the St Andrews Mathematical Colloquium, 1964.**

The following gave five lectures:

**(a)**Professor Saunders MacLane (Chicago) - "Categorical algebra."

**(b)**Dr W Douglas Munn (Glasgow) - "Topics in the algebraic theory of semigroups."

**(c)**Professor Arthur Erdelyi (California Institute of Technology) - "Distributions."

**(d)**Dr L E Fraenkel (Imperial College, London) - "Viscous flow and the matching of asymptotic expansions."

In addition a number of single lectures were given.

**The advert for the St Andrews Colloquium, 1964, in***Math. Scand.*

The following appeared in*Mathematica Scandinavica*12 (2) (1964), 294.

St Andrews Mathematical Colloquium, 1964.

The Edinburgh Mathematical Society will hold a Colloquium in St Andrews from 15th to 25th July, 1964. The following courses, each of about eight lectures, have been arranged.

Professor Saunders MacLane (Chicago), Categorical algebra; Dr W D Munn (Glasgow), Topics in the algebraic theory of semigroups; Professor A Erdelyi (California Institute of Technology), Distributions; Dr L E Fraenkel (Imperial College, London), Viscous flow and the matching of asymptotic expansions.

In addition, there will be a number of single lectures, informal talks and discussions.

The inclusive membership fee is £2 : 10/- per person. The cost of board and lodging in University Residence Halls for the period of the Colloquium is £12 : 0/- per person, inclusive of gratuities. Wives and friends, but unfortunately not children, of mathematicians can be accommodated.

Application forms may be obtained by sending a stamped addressed envelope to the Colloquium Secretary, Dr J D Lambert, St Salvator's College, St Andrews.

**Edinburgh Mathematical Society Committee Minutes.**

The Minutes of the Committee Meeting held in January 1963 gives the dates as 15-25 July.

The Minutes of the Committee Meeting held in November 1963 give the main speakers as: Saunders Maclane, L E Fraenkel, W D Munn, A Erdelyi.