LPNY Meeting 21 May 1972
|Libertarian Party of New York|
|May 21, 1972|
New York, New York
The second general meeting of the Libertarian Party of New York was held on May 21, 1972 at the Williams Club in New York City.
From the FLP News, July 1972:
The second general meeting of the FLP was held May 21st at The Williams Club in Manhattan with nearly 100 in attendance. Membership rolls had more than doubled from the original 25 on April 22nd. On June 21st membership reached 100.
The following officers were elected: Melvin Hirshowitz and Jerome J. Klasman, Vice Chairpersons and Ray Goldfield, Treasurer. Calvin Beatty was appointed Finance Chairperson, Les Davidson, Membership Chairperson and Linda Klasman, Publicity Chairperson and volunteers were accepted for each of the three committees.
Gary Greenberg was overwhelmingly nominated as the party's candidate for Congress in the 18th "Silk Stocking" Congressional District.
Guy Riggs, Libertarian Assembly candidate in Poughkeepsie, discussed the progress of his campaign.