1953-01-23 Page 10
Has Good Year Red Cross Group
(By Herald Correspondent)
FERNIE, B.C.-- Mrs. H. E. Miard was re-elected president of the Fernie Branch, Canadian Red Cross Society, at it annual meeting Wednesday. All other officers were returned to the same positions they held in 1952.
Besides Mrs. Miard, others re-elected were: vice-president, Mrs. J. McLaren; secretary, Ed Chappel; treasurer, George Turner; campaign manager, Telfer E. Dicks; blood donor chairman, Mrs. H. E. Miard; welfare chairman, Ed Chappel; Junior Red Cross chairman, Harry E. Miard.
MRS. McLAREN was chosen delegate to the Red Cross provincial executive council meeting in Vancouver, Feb. 24-25. Mrs. Miard is alternate.
The campaign for funds drive was the main work of the past year, surpassing its objective. The blood donor clinic was successful with a turnout of 264. The sum of $1,924.90 was raised from 856 subscribers.
Extracted by J. Kynman 2014-08-31