Committee Minute Book, 1904-1905

Scope and Content

This file contains handwritten minutes of the St Albans Co-operative Society Committee Meetings. The Committee discuss issues with members of staff. They also discuss forming a committee to formulate a scheme to purchase land for a new bakery premises. The issue of lapsed membership is discussed. There is an entry on 6 Jul for a Quarterly Meeting where the Society's balance sheet is approved and a report on the Co-operative Wholesale Society Quarterly Meeting is given. Committee meetings then resume in the volume. The next entry for a Quarterly Meeting is 3 October 1904. A fire broke out in the Society's Central Premises on London Road on 13 November. The next entry discusses new premises and fittings. There is an entry for a Special Meeting on 14 January 1905 which discusses the Society's new premises on Verulam Road. The volume contains some loose pages. All of the minutes are signed.