Wives' Fellowship Executive Committee Minutes 6

Scope and Content

Minutes date from 9 Jun 1955 to 3 Feb 1965

16 Jun 1955 - question of member whose beliefs did not allow her to attend church and whose name was put forward for office. Although the Executive felt that no one should be excluded from the Fellowship, such a person should not take office.

Balance sheet as at 31 Dec 1955

8 Feb 1956 - Senior Wives' suggestion that Central Committee should be renamed Central council

7 Mar 1956, 24 May 1956 - Annual Day 40th anniversary celebrations at Mansion House

24 May 1956 - revision of constitution by sub-committee

8 May 1957 - whether unmarried women could be associate members

26 Sep 1957, 5 Feb 1958, 22 May 1958, 25 Sep 1958, 4 Feb 1959, 14 May 1959 - constitution revision

12 Feb 1962 - quota increase

24 May 1962 - list of misunderstandings between Oxford Branch and Executive

7 Feb 1963 - report on joint meeting between representatives of Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship Committees

3 Feb 1965 - report of joint meeting of Wives' Fellowship and Senior Wives' Fellowship; increasing size of Branches