October 3, 1933
W. L Library Board met in regular session with Mrs. McQueen, Mr. Vawter, Prof. Creek and Mrs. Adams present.
Minutes of Sept 5th were read and approved.
The matter of insurance was left until the Nov. meeting.
It was requested that from letters be sent to the West Lafayette School Board notifying them of the expiration of the terms of Mrs. McQueen and Mr. Burtsfield on Dec. 3rd, 1933; also a letter to Judge Arthur Cunningham of the Circuit Court notifying him of the expiration of the terms of Mr. Vawter Nov. 16, 1933.
A motion carried to have Mrs. Dickey attend the National Library meeting in Chicaho Oct. 16-21 with partial expenses paid.
Bills showed total $264.94
8906 Books on shelves of which
5410 are adult volumes
3496 are juvenile volumes
16 adult books purchased
15 juvenile books purchased
3981 circulated for momth of which
2006 were adult fiction
786 were adult non fiction
904 were juvenile fiction
285 were juvenile non-fiction
$8.19 Collected Fines
$4.64 Misc. expenses (stamps, newspapers, etc.)
$2.55 bal for City Clerk.
Two dollars were allowed and ordered paid to the Indiana Library trustee’s Association.
E. B. Vawter – Pres.
Idabelle Adams – Sec.