Senior Wives Fellowship Central Committee Minutes 1

Scope and Content

Minutes date from 7 Jul 1943 to 5 Jul 1950

Some agendas for Annual Days are printed and attached

Particular items:

7 Jul 1943 - formation of Senior Committee

7 Oct 1943 - report of a special meeting of the Senior Wives' Fellowship called to consider the future of the Senior Wives' following the new age limit to 45

24 Feb 1944 (central committee) - discussion on change of title

29 Nov 1944 (Annual Day and Central Committee) - after discussion decided that Senior Wives' members could belong to the Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' at the same time between 40-45

13 Jun 1945 - hope to hold 3 Central Committee meetings

30 Oct 1945 (annual day) - agenda only

29 May 1946 - discussion of Branch problems

18 Feb 1947 - details of finances; election of conference secretary; report of Fellowship of St Michael and All Angels; 'godmother' scheme; how to deepen the spiritual life of branches

17 Feb 1948 - policy of Senior Wives' and affiliations; travelling fund (letter from Gilly to Pam dated 8 Nov 'In the shop' concerning affiliations)

9 Jun 1949 - religious basis of Senior Wives'

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fragile - Please handle with care