Mrs M F Manning

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Mrs M F Manning - Meeting Held To Plan Appointment of Nurse, i A...
Meeting Held To Plan Appointment of Nurse, i A joint meeting of the villain coun-! and Woman's Inell. Board of Kducation Club wflK held last night In the Wood j Hlvcr schoo!»at which it war. planned j to appoint a nurse to'look after -*hf ' children of the Wood River schoul. One i of the special duties will be I" look nf ter tbe physical cleanliness of the vil lage particularly in regard to Ihe for ! eigners who are si-iuUnjg i-hildren It j school. It IB corisidered 'that i" 'h'"- wqy many more i-onlagious ilisoast-r may be avoided by a proper proven tion. Commit tees of three from eacl. body were appointed n.iid at a meet ing'Wednesday night the matn'r wil' be further dlBcus.sed. Attorney Thorn as Williamson of Hdwardsville and Mrs. Sophia Demutli,.Alton police ma Iron, were present and delivered ad drosses. Talks were also made by Mrs. M. K Manning, president of the Woman's Club, G. H. Smith, Supl. of Schools; Dr. H. B. Olllls, S. A. Beach and Hob ert Park. The club women of the city were the first to cotfslder the matter of getting a worker for the school, and it was they that'lalked with their husband.' and male friends in order to get then sanction and assistance. The club has, done excellent work for the city and are to be congratulated on what tbev have accomplished along all lines.

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  1. Alton Evening Telegraph,
  2. 31 Jan 1917, Wed,
  3. Page 2

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