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This article was published in 1861.
66 articles were published that year.

This article has a primary subject code of "Activities of Nationalistic Societies" (III B 2).
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  • Illinois Staats-Zeitung -- April 11, 1861
    Annual Report of the Treasurer of the German Society of Chicago

    Receipts

    Balance in Treasury on April 9th, 1860 $249.92
    Dues collected 227.89
    Donations received 49.25
    Proceeds from fair and ball 670.03
    Interest on loans 17.25
    Payment on note 3.00
    Payment of loan 4.50
    Sale of empty barrels 1.30
    Total $1,223.14

    Disbursements

    Donations to charitable purposes, Agent's salary, and miscellaneous expenses

    2
    $635.16
    Balance on April 6th, 1861 587.98

    The latter sum, together with a note for $2.50 is in the hands of the treasurer.

    Ernst Kirchner

    German
    III B 2