Woman’s Union – Meeting Minutes Feb 14, 1922 (Sunday School Renovation and Other Matters)

The February meeting of the Woman’s Union occurred on February 14th at the house of Mrs. P.W. Greene. After the meeting was called to order and the Lord’s Prayer recited, the secretary’s report was read and corrected. The report of the Treasurer showing a balance of $38.35 was accepted.

The music committee reported the holding of an organ recital the previous month netting for the Anti-Tuberculosis Association $19.00.

The president appointed the committee on calls:

  • Mrs. Keirn, chairman
  • Mrs. Stanford
  • Mrs. Felker
  • Mrs. Draper
  • Mrs. Aitchison
  • Mrs. Greene

Also a committee on Sunday School work:

  • Mrs. Draper
  • Mrs. Douglas
  • Mrs. Jones

Mrs. Douglas reported on the bad condition of the Sunday School room and the need of draining and renovation. She reported that the trustees were considering this mater of draining and that he had $45.00 in pledges for the renovation and urged that an effort be made to secure further funds. Voted that the Young Men’s Club be asked to get up an entertainment to raise money for this.

Mrs. Keirn called on all women to get their husbands to attend at the City Hall where this matter of widening of West Peachtree Street came before the committee of council.

Mrs. Draper presented the subject of holding a bazaar for discussion. Voted that ours be held next fall. All the members present pledged themselves to work for it.

A slight change of program was announced that the subject of the April meeting would be the Atlanta Theological School and Rural Schools would go over till the May meeting.

Mrs. Gaylord explained the proposed book reviews to be undertaken by the Union.

Mrs. Toepel as chairman for the program of the present meeting announced that the speaker had failed at the last moment but would be glad to speak at some other time.

A vote of welcome was given to our two new members Mrs. Aitchison and Mrs. Birdsall.

Elizabeth B. Greene, Rec. Secy

Physical Archive: UUCA   Box: 60   Folder: 04
Citation: Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta Records, RG 026, Archives and Manuscripts Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University, Atlanta GA