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1977 March
Kenneth  Glenny, 4th president died.
1978
Gwen  Shields, a librarian, became chairman.
1982 September
Titanic  survivor Eva Hart gave a talk to the Society.
1983
AGM  agreed to re-introduce “and district” into the Society’s title.
1984 November
November  Society’s Golden Jubilee. A taped message was received from 100 year old  Colonel Loftus in Zimbabwe and was played at an anniversary celebration at   Barking Central Library on 7th November 1984.
1984 November
The   Sources of British History exhibition opened by the Mayor, Councillor   Charles Fairbrass at Barking Central Library to mark the Society's Golden   Jubilee
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