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Woman's Mite Missionary Society, Minutes of the Seventh Annual Convention, Cincinnati, 1903
                   OF THE A. M. E. CHURCH.                    9

                        ARTICLE V.
    The president shall preside at all meetings, draw orders on
the treasurer for remittances to the Annual Conference W. M.
M. treasurer and the P. W. M. M. treasurer quarterly, (or
oftener if necessary,) and for all payments made by the secre-
tary, and do all in her power to stimulate activity. She shall
supply through the recording secretary, a certificate of member-
ship to every member moving to another town, the presentation
of which shall be her passport to any auxiliary W. M. M.
Society.  The vice-presidents shall perform the functions com-
mon to their office. The recording secretaries shall keep record
of all transactions of the society's sessions, (suitable books being
furnished), countersign all orders drawn on the treasurer by the
president, keeping careful record of the same in an "order book"
and perform such other duties as may be assigned by the society.
The corresponding secretary shall correspond with similar officers
in each auxiliary society of her convention at least once a year,
publish at public church meetings and Sunday schools, notes
tending to enlighten the masses on missionary subjects, act as
agent for the Voice of Missions and other missionary journals,
and write the corresponding secretaries of the P. W. M. M.
Society and her Annual Conference corresponding secretary,
once each year, and transact any other business referred to her
by the society or president. The treasurer shall receive and
account for all funds of the society, honor all orders drawn by
the president countersigned by the secretary. The executive
board shall prepare a program for, and institute a public W. M.
M. meeting at least twice a year for the dissemination of mis-
sionary information especially W. M. M.,-increasing funds
and rendering a program.
    All officers shall report annually at the meeting next before
convention; oftener if necessary.

    The society shall hold a session once a month at such time
as may be agreed upon, when it may render a program; and


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Woman's Mite Missionary Society, Minutes of the Seventh Annual Convention, Cincinnati, 1903

Date:  1903


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