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West Lafayette Ind. - Aug. 7, 1928

The Library Board met for business with mrs. McQueen in the chair and mrs. Shoemaker, Mr. Burtsfield and Vawter present.

The Budget Committee report was adopted as below:

Proposed Expenditure

Books – 1000.00

Periodicals – 100.00

Binding – 250.00

Librarian Salary – 1200.00

Asst. Librarian Salary – 400.00

Janitor – 155.00

Fuel – 125.00

Water – 20.00

Light – 50.00

Supplies & Printing – 100.00

Transportation & Postage – 25.00

Repairs – 100.00

Other expense – 175.00

Total 3880.00


Estimate of Expenditures

Est of amt. Needed – 3880.00

Working bal. End of year – 2000.00

Total – 5880.00

Less Bal. This year – 1344.33

Less Rev. not from taxation – 50.00

Total deductions – 1394.33

Amt. Necessary to raise – 4485.67

Proposed Levy per $100 - .07

Net assessed valuation – 6410195.00

Mr. Vawter was delegated to submit the budge to the City Council for their approval.

The bills as allowed amounted to $346.52

The Librarian report for July showed the following:

Valuation in Library – 4825

Total Circulation – 2581

Balance on hand – 2290.47

Expense – 920.98

Balance – 1369.49

Adjourned.

President

E. B. Vawter – Secretary


 

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