Women's City Club Bulletin Volume 6

Women's City Club Bulletin Volume 6

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1920 edition. Excerpt: ...by the Telephone Company. Appeals from I decision have been filed by the City Soli and the attorney for the suburbs, in the preme Court. The next problem was that of the decrea gas supply. The committee made a study the situation and presented a report in December BULLETIN. The gist of that r is that the supply of natural gas is decreas" that all over the United States there has a. shameful waste of this precious and u placeable natural product, and that there the public must be forced to exercise ec r, that as the supply becomes insuflicient for purposes, those of greatest benefit to the nmunity at large should be given the prefrice; and that the price will undoubtedly the future be increased. Qastly, the committee interested itself in ning the movement to procure a reduced net-car fare for school children. To this la mass meeting of organizations interested civic problems was called at the Woman's yClub, at which Mr. Walter Draper spoke 'the Traction Company, Dr. Condon for school children, and Mr. Leonard Freiberg 'the general public. The outcome of the cting was a set of resolutions urging the iuction. A copy of these resolutions was tto City Council. Many of the organizajsrepresented at the meeting also went on ord as not only favoring the special rate 'school children, but willing to work for it. 'he first interest of the Public Welfare nmittee this year was to help re-elect Judge lrles Hofiman, of the Court of Domestic itions, on a non-partisan basis. To that members of the committee distributed liture, made speeches and worked at the s. he committee has continued its-interest in and county institutions, visiting Longview, City and County Infirmaries, the Boys' and TI' Farms for delinquent children, the...
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  • Paperback | 38 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 86g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236918207
  • 9781236918208