AKAROA CORONATION LIBRARY.
»_• COMMITTEE MEETING. A (reeling of the' Committee was held in the Library on Tuesday. February 9:h. . Pre son.t- Messrs Bruce' (chairman), Armstrong, Turner, Western-,'Henning, Munro, Tjnr'nV«s : ;"-dj]4 Miss Jacobson.. . ' \Aceountsa_i'frßasmg to £11 Is «ere passed for pnyment "'-W,... . The annual report and were adopted. •■ ' . . V'r??.\: ; . Mr Bermirig moved thnt Mesdsiroes'Qtiai'. tly and Ditely be mude-b.oo; rn'orfcbers f.ithe Library, to 31st December, 1919. Seconded bj Mr Thomas and carried. ANNUAL MEETING. . , The am ual meetingwas then hnld. Hressent the same miraber-' find Mr C W L> et<>. Mr Leete moved a»yot- of lHanks to the outgoing officers, the librarian, and the'hon. sec. Seconded by Mr Armstrong and carried, *■■ I .'t'iiu k.llw'.v;. <; v._iooi-s wern elected :— President, Mr J D Bruce; Vie-President. I'Mr W H Hpiining ; : ,_ : Odaimitifo. Me■-rs J 8 Dodds, A Grit;,. G A'iniHi-i.i.g; Q XX Thi mv?. A H Munro, ;v J 'I uriii■>, liuvs A H Ju ais a.;o' JW Hey ward;: Misses'. It. »tid E JiicObson; hon. tec. a.ul tsf-a*.. Miss I'J. Ja. cobson ; hon. auoitor, Mr y ff.Lete. Mr Thomas.moted a'yfiie 6f tnanks b Mr Leete, hon auditor. Seconded i y Mr Dodds and carried, .' M- Leete moved th« adoption o£ the rep"it and balunee sjieet as under iSfO ondtd by Mr Turner and narrieii. ' 'Balance brought forwnid I&ks year £15 2s 9d, members' subscriptions £'24 6'6d, Gov.rnraent subs-id}- I9M. £11 'l'/n 7d, | interest Savings hank 1918, lis Sd, patty cash 6s,_l, total £66 19s 5d L-brananV salary, eto £26.. aiationeiv, . < 2 3d. fu>l. light, cleaning,'htc 17s. pri t •'•" t<nl adver i ing 17*. insurance £2 1* H
ratps £i lis, new'books,-pernfVo'al?, etc 519 la 3d, repairs' to'building '.£2 '9s, 'furniture, eti .• ( Jc,eih.tii'iß' I (i:ewo©d'-'i3s; .cs'en bnlar;c3 at end ol yeu.r £9 J3s- 2df total £60 19s 3d •' i ANNUAr/^ItJvPORT'. ' ',;:■:• : "Tn prf senling ib« annual report, 'he Committee coragi'tiiUiateM the institut'on en a sue c.ifsful yea-" A feature of'tho. yenr'- vvo.k f-= the pationtigH hf vmitors ((.fesid'ents-do not join the'jiis:., niitioi' us tiny ought • It is to be hoped thf. rule making tjie library! open fiutii 2 p in on .tauiutdajt comes into force r"t. -c p. <■■~ ,n frr-m.ifce J ays will join. Tb-i oi I'd i. brti-dice ft the.end of' Deoemuer wrs „9 ij}j 2ii. unci there are. no Hab lities and eri ■■ ■■ ol' ±'2'without' tli'e'£ubs'dy. / --E M 'J'lO'OlS on" Mr .(-li'ti ing coin'ftliiined.tf ih.- seale 1 fof suhsuf ip'.i'Mjfip ' adi-pt' : d . I'-'iii; r.l'.-.. (•<.!.- The i)'»lf vei r ; y -trlii-'cti|)t,)t;j-> !;■"•- u.>i;e 6s. , . Mr IVete mov'-d" ibat I be a recVmrnehJii tion to ;Ii • ConiiijV.'.-' to'ievtri to-the-o d rystenr ''.- .. '• •" ■_ ' .„-' ' ■ • by Mr Heuning and carried, Mr Mimfo dissenting... ' ~.'. .'.'>,.';> '.V ■", Mr Heci.iug alludad to the alteration in I'.nangementß whereby tba-reference, library was closed. Ho o't'eri wished to look at The p-p'-rs. Ea.movd that it be a reeornmiVtuiit tion to '.he C'ommil-tees tout'-the,reference H-*c lion be ke-:..t open f.'nni 9 o.»u-' to '!Kp-,m. Me r-niii ti;ttt in Auckland tjivi 'Library was open _.. 7ji m ■ " '■ Mr Tuner s.iid h»v,ould like to sea a ■;-:■.-ding mom s ej-arale, kept open ah* tiny v i-I'i a raUried person in charge.. Mr Airnstrong. said it .was .impossible to leave* tlif libran, open with'no one in Attend Miiee All ihe books in the,building were euf jihi.uf, i-n'd'if the young penple'mu',ita:ed the p pi-.iH ii «as» due- to* their vandalism that :):;e bu.lding had to be closed all day, Mr He> ning's motion was seconded by Mr Monro and-lost.'. - 1 "• '.'■'.'- Mr Dodds said the Committee-should make •a big. t-ffort personally to get more subscribers Tt'o shon d Im all .We Bays,people;know.that the Libwiiy was open on Saturday's-fi.o'm 2 to-:-j p.m. i-l'o--believed."m'any'm'ore Could be umde to j--i:i ' _ ' Mi; Turner said the. library.\va#-an excellent one; arid he could not,understand more people not suppoiting the. institution " -. -,-'- : - The meeting then terminated '
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AKAROA CORONATION LIBRARY., Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3478, 16 February 1915
AKAROA CORONATION LIBRARY. Akaroa Mail and Banks Peninsula Advertiser, Volume LXXIV, Issue 3478, 16 February 1915
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