Wives' Fellowship Central Committee Minutes 6

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      GB 106 5WFE/01/06
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      1 volume

Scope and Content

Volume contains agenda and minutes for each meeting.

Minutes date from 14 Oct 1959-Oct 1970

Particular items:

14 Oct 1959 - constitution had been passed by Senior Wives' Fellowship at their Summer Central

14 Oct 1959 and 9 Mar 1960 - Branch Representative Fares Scheme

11 Oct 1961 - revision of the quota branches pay to Central, and the new Fares Scheme as part of the quota; Birmingham Branch felt that magazine should be revised because it had no appeal to younger members

14 Mar 1962 - quota increase

Copy of letter dated 6 Apr 1962 announcing the appointment of a Sub-Committee from the Executive and Central Committee - list members - with Findings and suggestions of special Sub-Committee (constitutional and administrative matters) - voting on recommendations at Autumn Central

27 Jun 1962 - report of suggestions of the Special Sub-Committee attached

11 Oct 1962 - voting on special Sub-Committee proposals

14 Mar 1963 - proposals recommended by Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship Executive committee concerning Constitution

27 Jun 1963 - voting on proposed alterations to the Constitution

8 Oct 1964 - position of Ceylon branches

11 May 1965 - considering the Balance Sheet

Copy of letter dated 1 Oct 1966 from Mollie Martineau, Central Chair, asking all members to read Prof CA Coulson's 'Science and Christian Belief' with the aim of bringing the Fellowship together spiritually, intellectually and creatively

11 Oct 1967 - discussion on the helping the Fellowship of St Michael and All Angels overcome financial problems

Copy of letter dated 18 Oct 1967 from Mollie Martineau, Central Chair, concerning the crisis of the Fellowship of St Michael and All Angels

6 Mar 1968 - proposed amendment to constitution

1 May 1968 - report of Finance Committee 1968

9 Oct 1968 - amendment to constitution concerning re-wording of age rule; Annual General Meetings instead of Centrals

11 Mar 1969 - Wives' and Senior Wives' Fellowship 1969 Constitution and typescript 'The Wives' and Senior Wives' Fellowship 1969' with constitution

10 Mar 1970 - note about Ceylon Branches by Peggy Williams

13 Oct 1970 - letter to all Branches on book for common study by the Fellowship Jun 1970; discussion of having a theme to be studied by the Branches and concluded at the Summer Conference

Sep 1970 - typescript 'The Wives' and Senior Wives' Fellowship 1970'

Copy of letter dated Oct 1970 from Mrs Gill Willis, Central Chairman, concerning 'Following up of Conservation Year'