9 members in attendance
Re Club finances – most outstanding debts re last year’s functions had been cleared.
45% of Membership now on Bankers Orders
It was suggested that A New member’s Fee be introduced – to go to AGM
The master expressed the wish that a subsidised event be given to members out of the profits from events. Noted
Request to purchase 3 more IPM Collarettes – suggested that given the good financial position of the club that we might get a quote for 6 and hopefully achieve a discount.
Later, greed to purchase 6 Past Master’s Jewels £18.00 each (plus 4.5% Purchase Tax) (Toye, Kenning and Spencer)
Given the increase in postage charges Members were to be reminded that they could still drop off correspondence to No 12 Lime Street.
Other Items of Interest
A welcome to the Club President, who had been ill coupled with thanks to him for providing the new correspondence paper as shown below.
Further discussion on provision of tickets for all Club Functions – never happened.
Proposal for the Club to organise a trip to Champagne – not discussed.
The after Dinner speaker was Mr J Page, Assistant Commissioner – City of London Police