Nov. 4, 2004
Members on call: Pete
Carmichael, Julia Williams, Chester Williams, Jimmy Walker,
Mike Canaday, Robin Nuffer, Wayne Butler, Merle Newton, Red
Mike Canaday, Francis Raley,Guest on call:
Mike Canaday called meeting to
order at 7 pm Central Time.
Merle motioned to accept
minutes as read, seconded by Robin Nuffer. Motion passed.
Francis explained USBCHA & ABCA
Directors were sent nomination forms for 2005 National
Cattledog Finals. She stated that this is the first time Directors have
nominated Cattledog judges.
The committee felt that the Cattledog Committee should
have some input as to the election of Cattledog judges.
Richard Belvin and Dan Gill have been nominated.
Merle stated he will be nominating Elvin Kopp as a
Robin motioned to select one of the three
nominees to recommend for consideration that person to the
Directors for the 2005 Cattledog judge, seconded Merle Newton.
After a discussion a voice vote was taken
on nominees for judges. The
Cattledog committee is recommending the Directors to consider
Dan Gill as the 2005 cattledog judge.
Francis will be sending out entry forms
by Dec. 15th, and will also be posted on the web
Francis informed the committee that at
the B/D meeting in Sturgis the Directors raised the entry fees
Course set up:
Merle suggested slanting the panels on the drive to
improve depth perception and also adding an extra point panel
above first drive
Walker motioned to use the suggested course on the first go
round, seconded Robin Nuffer.
Jimmy amended the motion to use extra point panels the
second day. Motion
will be looking into finding a set out crew for the Finals and
report back to the committee after the Texas State Finals the
last of November.
to have a large time clock that spectators can see, seconded
by Robin Nuffer. Motion
passed. Chester will be in charge of supplying the clock.
recommended Bill Campbell to announce the Finals.
Wayne will have him contact Francis with a bid.
Francis Raley, Nov.