December 5, 1939
The December meeting of the Library board was held on the fifth in the children’s room of the library.
Bills were checked and Mr. Vawter moved they be accepted and paid. The bills amounted to $651.01.
Total number of volumes on shelves 11761
Adult non-fiction withdrawn 810
Juvenile non-fiction withdrawn 304
Total non-fiction withdrawn 1114
Adult fiction withdrawn 1350
Juvenile fiction withdrawn 1228
Total fiction withdrawn 2578
Total fiction and non-fiction withdrawn 3692
Library open 24 days
Daily circulation 154
128 New books added
64 new readers.
Mrs. Dickey called attention to the new patrons and suggested that the increase was a result of Book Week. She asked that a library committee be appointed from the high school. This committee to encourage interest in a new library building.
The meeting adjourned.
H. L. Creek – Pres.
Emma McKee – sec.