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Needlework Guild of America Minutes (Portsmouth, Virginia) page 18

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The Needlework Guild of America Minute Sheet French orphan. It was learned that This money cannot be taken out of the Guild funds but must be raised by special funds. Those present at this meeting were sectional presidents, Miss Williams, Mrs. S. L. Hanger, Mrs. R. R. Beaton and directors, Mrs. N. F. Richardson, Mrs. Kenneth McAlpine, Miss Anne Watts and Mrs. S. McKay Jack. There being no further business the meeting adjourned. Mercedes M. Beaton, Secretary. Following is a report of the collection and distribution for 1922: - Total number of garments collected 1596 " " " " " by colored section 156 making a grand total of 1752. Distributions: - 1922 Board of health 143 City Mission Board 135 Home for Aged 59 King's Daughter's Hospital 695 Portsmouth Orphanage 107