September 5, 1933
W. L. Library Board met in regular session with Prof. Creek, Mr. Burtsfield, Mr. Vawter and Mrs. McQueen present.
Minutes of the last meeting read and approved.
M r. Burtsfield’s report of the library tax levy reduced from 5 cents to 4 cents approved and adopted.
Bills to the amount of $249.68 were presented and allowed.
The matter of insurance was referred to the finance com. with instructions to report at next regular meeting.
The Board authorized Mrs. Dickey to accept the chairmanship of the Books Order Round Table Program – Dec 7-8-9th with her expenses paid to the joint Indiana Library Association and Indiana Library Trustees Association.
Mrs. Dickey’s recommendation – employ Edward Richardson as janitor – accepted to take the place of his brother who resigned.
The Librarian’s report showed the average daily circulation for August to be 171
Fines collected $9.70
Paid out $320
$650 to City Clerk
It was suggested that Mr. Graves as chairman of the house committee look over the heating plant, when he has the roof repaired.
E. B. Vawter – Pres.
Ethel McQueen – Sec. pro tem.