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October (cont.) General Meeting (cont.) -election of Mrs. Callison as Corresponding Secretary to fill vacancy left by Mrs. Lacey's departure from Taipei -introduction to membership of 9 General Federation of Women's Clubs members on an around-the-world tour; brief speech by group leads, Mrs. I. W. Rennie -Program: speaker, Miss Tseng Pao-Swen, Chinese representative on the UN Commission on Status of Women, on "Some United Nations Women Delegates" -Hostesses: Dr. Amberson, Mrs. Berger, Mrs. Chaille, Dr. T.S. Ling, Mrs. T.T. Liang November -tea party and house tours given by Mrs. Karl L. Rankin and Mrs. Hugh Grundy, 30 November -inauguration of project for toy-making and repair for Christmas giving General Meeting, 26 November 1957 -appropriation of NT$ 10,20. for repairs at Hsin Ai Nursery, furniture at Jen Ai Children's Home, and play equipment at First Girls' Middle School Nursery -appropriation of NT$ 6110. to increase interest-bearing deposit for two perpetual nursing scholarships at Provincial Technical School of Nursing and Midwifery -appropriation of NT$ 1000. for purchase of medicines for Mrs Francisca Chen -vote to support wholly or in part T.B. Health Workers Training Program, with total fund at NT$36,710. -sale of Mrs. Lilian Chao's book [[underlined]] The Kitchen God [[/underlined]], to benefit TIWC -report by Mrs. George Fitch on General Federation meetings in June 1957 in Nashville, Tennessee -Program: Speaker, Miss Gladys Aylward, "The Small Woman", telling of her experience on the Chinese Mainland; dancing by children of TaTung Orphanage. -Hostesses: Mrs. Knoebel, Mrs. Van den Brink, Mrs. Connolly, Mrs. Long, Mrs. Shu-shih December - sponsoring ballet-pantomime "Hansel and Gretel", produced by Continental School of Dance who donated net proceeds to TIWC Children of TIWC-sponsored institutions as guests. 7,8 December -visit of TIWC members to a total of 14 hospitals, orphanages, nurseries with Christmas music and stories for entertainment, fruit, toys, candy for gifts -General Meeting, 17 December 1957 -display of sample layette purchased by TIWC and made by ICA Wives Group for donation to First General Hospital -appropriation of NT$9,294. for play equipment for Provincial School for the Blind, Deaf, and Mute -Program: Taiwan Youth String Orchestra, organized by Dr. James Ma and directed by CWO Lin Arison in a program of Christmas Carols -Hostesses: Mrs. William Z.H. Ching, Mrs. Coons, Mrs. Elliott, Mrs. Eastman, Mrs. Hoehn, Mrs. Philip Wu -24-
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