1908 Annual Report for the Lane Memorial Library
REPORT OF LIBRARY COMMITTEE
Number of volumes added by purchase, 120; Number of volumes replaced, 5.
Eleven volumes have been presented as follows:
Andrew Carnegie, 1 volume; Boston Record Commissioners, 1 volume; Interstate Commerce Committee, 1 volume; State of New Hampshire, 1 volume; Mrs. Hardy, 2 volumes; Mr. Southworth, 2 volumes; National Museum, 3 volumes. Number of volumes on catalogue, 3,264.
Number of books issued during the year ending Feb. 15, 1909 4,277, an increase of 465 over the issue of last year.
Of the total number of books given out, 2,327 were issued in the afternoon and 1950 in the evening.
|S. ALBERT SHAW,
CHARLES M. BATCHELDER,
|Hampton, N.H., February 17, 1909.|
We have examined the foregoing account of the library committee and find it well vouched and correctly cast with a balance due town of $20.79.
CHARLES F. ADAMS,