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  • [Association documents] -- March 05, 1877
    Sinai Congregation, Board of Directors Minutes

    (Budget for 1877-78.)

    (a) Expenditures:

    Salary of minister $4,000
    Salary of organist and choir 1,800
    Salary of reader 700
    Salary of teachers 1,000
    Salary of janitor 300
    Insurance 125
    Fuel, gas and water est. 500
    Taxes on 3rd Ave. 400
    Interest on encumbrance 2,400
    Incidentals 500
    Total $12,225

    (b) Estimated Receipts

    Dues from 90 members $3,600
    Assessment 10% in valuation of pews sold 6,400
    Contributions from new members 225
    For pew rents 2,000
    $12,225
    Jewish
    III C