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OSHAWA - - ONTARIO
A COMMUNITY CHEST ASSISTED SERVICE
The purpose of this Association shall be to
build a fellowship of women and girls devoted
to the task of realizing in our common life
those ideals of personal and social living
to which we are committed by our Faith as
Christians. In this endeavour we seek to
understand Jesus, to share His love for all
people, and to grow in the love and knowledge
OSHXlti Y.W.C , A.
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1st Vice President.,....,..
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2nd Vice President
3rd Vice President .........
Recording Secretary. •••.•..
. . .Miss
Corresponding Secretary. ,
. . .Firs .
Treasure r«« ...... .........
Mrs 1 .
R . S . Me Lau ghlin
F . N. Me C allum
C • S • Le e
R . D . Humph r ey s
R . D . Humphreys
OSHAWA YOUNG WOMEN* S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION -
Board of Directors
Mrs. W.R. Archer
Mrs. A.E. Begin
Mrs . 0 . D . Friend
Mrs. R.D. Fleck
Mrs. R.L. Gray-
Miss Madeline Guscott
Mrs. R.D. Humphreys
Mrs. N.K. Hezzelwood
Miss Florence Horton
Miss Grace Wilson
Miss Jane Minott
Mrs. S.G. Werry
Mrs. E. Lovell
Mrs . S . Lovell
Mrs. C.S. Lee
Mrs . F . B . McDonnell
Mrs. F.N. McCallum
Miss Vera Moyse
Mrs. W.S. Millman
Mrs. S.A. Willson
Miss Margaret Pellow
Miss Doreen Trainer
Mrs . S.G. Saywell
Board Chairmen of Committees
Building . . . . .
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Food Service- .
Membership • .
Nominating . .
Programme . .
^Miss Vera Moyse
-Miss- Margaret Pellow
^Mrs. W.S. Millman
• Mrs. .C.S. .Lee. « ....
Mrs. < N.K* .Hezzelwood
Miss. Doreen Trainer
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. -.Mrs . . R.L. . Gray
. ..Miss, Grace Wilson
. t MIss. Jane Minott .
... .Mrs. . W.R.. Archer. . .
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Advisory Board * * *
Mrs. Evelyn Bateman Miss Orma Robinson
Rev. J.K. Moffat • Mrs.. C.H. Seaton
Mr. Cyril Waite Mr. E.A. Lovell
Executive Director . .Miss Elizabeth Pitt
Programme Director . .MLss Grace Richer
Crafts Supervisor . .Miss Mary Andrews
Office Secretary . . . Miss Hazel Power
Residence Supervisor. Mrs. Julia Sherwood
Evening Secretary . . Mrs. Daisy Bisch
Dietitian ...... Miss Oonah Hewson
Nursery Supervisor . .Miss Caroline Frolick
Maintenance Manager .Mr. Franklin Chumbley
OSHAWA YOUNG WOMEN’S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION
SEVENTH ANNUAL MEETING, TUESDAY, JANUARY 29. 1952
God Save the King
Chairman - Mrs. F.N. McCall urn. President, Board of Directors
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1. Opening Worship... ...Miss Margaret Pellow
2 . President 1 s Welcome Addre s s . . Mrs . F.N. McC allum
3. Reading of the Minutes of -
the last Annual Meeting. . .Miss Grace Wilson
(a) Executive Director. ... .Mss Elizabeth Pitt
(b) Treasurer’s Report Mss Florence Horton
f Dr 1952 ..Mrs. C.S. > Lee
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Building. .Mss Vera Moyse
Christian Emphasis Mss Margaret Pellow
Food Service -Mrs. W.H. Stanley
Membership........ ..Mss Doreen Trainer
Personnel....... Mrs. O.D. Friend
Public Affairs Mss Jane Minott
Residence.. Mrs. W.R. Archer
Programme Firs. H. Armstrong
Nominating. Mrs. R.L. Gray
Convention Mrs. W.S. Mllman
5. GUEST SPEAKER Ms. J.L. Savage, O.B.E.,
President, National Council of Canada Y.W.C.A,
Introduced by .Ms. F.N.. McCallum
Thanked by Ms. R.D. Fleck
6. BENEDICTION Rev. J.K. Moffat
Mss Caroline Fro lick at the piano
• , ' A ... , . . A . MESSAGE; TO ALL
It is with pleasure we present our 7th Annual Meeting
Report of the Young Women’s Christian Association. At our
meeting we always regret Colonel and Mrs. McLaughlin,
who presented Adelaide House to the community, are absent
from Oshawa and unable to hear of our progress to date.
During this year at Adelaide House we have again reached the .
AS, 000 mark in attendances made* up* of ' YWCA activities, meet-
ings, socials, church ., groups, wedding receptions and various
events held in-, our building.’ ’ ' ' * . . ,
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Extended services show inquiries for rooms on our Rooms ’ '
Registry have slackened somewhat although our Residence has
remained filled to capacity. Counselling, Vocational
Guidance and Travellers' Aid -requests were directed’ to the
agencies concerned. , ..... " ■ awa
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Through these and the various, branches of our YWCA we have 1
endeavored to carry out the purpose of our Association, and r
we have again appreciated the. assistance so "kindly given by s-
so many groups, organizations, .and citizens.* ‘ Besifdes those
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acknowledged by the Programme. Department, there are members y
of Community . Incorporated; .tRe. .Oshawa Times -Gazette; CKLB
Radio Station; Service .Clubs,- .Burns Shoe. Store for Com-
munity Chest Display during .qampaign; Business & Professiono.'
women* s Club for library pubiAqatic ns • the VJCTU and various
churches for their publications; our Canadian National Counci
.our Work; Mayor Starr and the
City Council for their co-operation, and the citizens of
Oshawa for their faith. in u?;in supporting the Community
Chest of which we are a Red Feather Service. Our thanks to
the Community Chest. for their, assistance which makes it
possible to- present our; services to the community.
On behalfof the Members of the' Board; wc would like to ex-
press. our appreciation to the staff and* volunteers who have
contributed so much to the success of our Association.
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The results of this fine work a,re presented to you
in the following reports.
Mrs. F.N. McCallum
President, Board of Directors
Miss Elizabeth Pitt
COMMITTEE HIGHLIGHTS - 1951
There were seven meetings held ;during the year
Repairs and Replacements were as follows: ~
Prefabricated utility house was erected and painted*
Craft 'shop doors were painted, also garbage containers
Oil contract for the year was given
Furniture in Drawingroom cleaned and repaired
Willow tree that was damaged, was cut down.
Typewriter table, lawn sweeper and two nests of tables
Rearrangement ' of Cafeteria was presented and accepted
by the Committee
Further repairs included the ceiling of the dining-room
and chairs in the hall, and to the grounds — the driveway
and parking area.
The 1952 Budget was accepted.
Appreciation is expressed to the following for
presentations made to .Adelaide House :
Mrs. F.N. McCallum for pictures of the King and
Queen, in the Drawing Room.
Colonel and Mrs. R.S* McLaughlin for two oil
Golden Jubilee Chapter of X*0*D.E. for pictures
of Their Majesties, in main hall. *
Mr. and Mrs. E.ri. Ostler for a large wood carving
in main hall.
;ilso, special thanks for the personal interest
and co-operation shown by the staff in the
Building and Grounds
Miss Vera Moyse, Chairman
Mrs. H. Pin combe
Mrs . j . Long
Mrs, W.E. Baker
. Mrs. E.A. Lovell
Mrs. A. Haverson
Mrs. H* Smith
• Miss Margaret Haines
COLLITTEE HIGHLIGHTS - 1951
CHRISTIAN EMPHASIS # •
It- has been, t-he aim of the Committee to be alert
to demonstrate the rightness of 1 if e inherent in
our organization where all members Lave full status ^
and all persons equal honour and respect as children
of one Father.
The worship service at the "Hanging of the Greens"
was also planned by tne c ommi tt 3 ^ ? and a tableau
story told of Christmas customs m many lands.
All Board meetings opened with aevotion and closed
Miss Margaret hallow^ Chairman
Mrs. S.G. Saj wall
Miss Gl^nna Lilson
Miss Eleanor Clark
As there were no special changes to studied
in our Constitution during the year ; no meetings
were called. This will hcwe^er be a highlight
for next year in preparation for National
Various conferences weio atueni.ec’ anc mentioned
elsewhere in the subritted reports.
Mrs. W.S. Million, Chairman
Mrs . R . L . Humj hreys
Mrs. T.K. Creighton
Miss A. Kelly’
Mrs . P . L . Gray
Mrs. L.r. Taylor
Mrs • A . T V . Arms t rong
COMMITTEE HIGHLIGHTS - 1951
Many practical suggestions and ideas were studied
by the Committee and Dietitian, and put into effect.
Food prices were raised according to cost.
Purchases and replacements included:
individual coffee pots
silver tea tray
two stoves with three bake ovens
tile floor repaired
Petal Hotelware.- dishes purchased and recommended
for replacements necessary.
• The highligl: of the year was planning the rearrangement
---.-. 0 f the Cafeteria equipment. Blue prints were submitted
changes made, and :& final plan accepted. This made
use of the same hot table, adding a heated section for
cups etc., and a refrigeration unit for salads, juices,
desserts etc. in elbow counter plan provided more
efficient service and better food display.
The Cafeteria again were able to make a small profit
shown in the financial ...statement for the year.
COMMITTEE: - ;
Mrs. N. Hezzelwood, Board Chairman
Mrs. W.S. Stanley, Committee Chairman
Mrs. G. Werry
Miss Viola Lidkea
Mrs. Hayden Macdonald
Mrs. Douglas Coombs
Miss Evelyn Gay
Mrs. J.J. Metcalfe
Miss Mary Curtis
Mrs. T. Prest
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