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Public Library – Aug. 1, 1924

The West LaFayette Public Library Board met in regular session with the following members present: J. B. Cunningham, Pres., Mrs. E. O Price, Mrs. Ethel B. McQueen, and F. A. Burtsfield.

The following bills and salaries were allowed and ordered paid:

Decker Bros. - Books

36.00

E. Holmgren – Rebinding Books

18.20

The H.R. Hunting Co – Books

54.82

Lyons & Carnahan – Books

2.54

Mrs. Eva Dickey- July Salary

75.00

Howard Creviston – Janitor

10.00

Colliers' Sons – Books

97.20

Total – 293.81

The tax levy for 1924-25 was discussed and finally fixed at 5c per $100.00 of taxable property, and the secretary ordered to certification the same to the city clerk for publication with the levy of the City Council.

Legal advice having been sought it was found that publication with the levy of the city council was sufficient legal advice to tax payers.

The Librarian's report was received and ordered filed.

The report of the Contingent Fund was as follows:

Balance July 1, 1924 – 10.00

Fines during the month – 5.57

Expenditures during the month – 6.84

Balance Aug 1, 1924 – 8.67

There being no further business to transact that Board adjourned.

J. B. Cunningham – Pres.

F. A. Burtsfield – Sec.

 

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