Mrs. Willard Dalrymple had charge of a very successful concert given at the Medford theatre through the courtesy of Manager Hackett. Thirteen hundred tickets were sold and a goodly sum realized for relief work.
Mrs. B. F. Haines and her efficient committee were much appreciated in social service work.
The Surgical Dressings Committee is composed of
Mrs. George L. Bachelder, chairman.
Mrs. William B. Lawrence.
Mrs. George S. Hatch.
Miss Fannie B. Chandler, secretary.
Miss Ruth Carroll, treasurer.
Since starting its work in November, 1915, it has prepared 84,130 dressings, which were sent to the Peter Bent Brigham hospital for sterilization and then carefully packed and sent abroad to be used by all the allied nations.
During the summer of 1916 the committee made 2,731 Red Cross dressings, which were stored in Boston for future use. These have since been forwarded for use among our wounded at the front.
Last but not least among the useful agencies is the Medford