Minute book, 1947-1957

Scope and Content

One volume of handwritten signed Committee Meeting, Special Committee and General Meeting minutes. A typed report of the Subcommittee on Internal Management Matters is taped into the volume. Typed minutes of the sub-committee to consider the question of retirement grants for employees of long service ineligible by age to join any superannuation scheme held 23 March 1955 are pasted into the volume. Press cuttings concerning the Society’s Jubilee celebrations in 1952 are pasted onto two of the pages, a press cutting relating to the 50 years service of Alfred Tailby in 1955 is pasted on the page where tribute was paid to his work. A typed list of Particulars of Assessments of rateable values of buildings dated 1 April 1956 is pasted into the volume. A leaflet announcing the Society’s Grant on Retirement Fund is taped into the book alongside the special general meeting to agree the Fund in July 1957. A handwritten Congress Delegate Rota, typed copy of minutes regarding Congress and the agenda for the Committee Meeting held 19 November 1952 and a comparative table of contributory superannuation schemes are included loose in the volume.