Reference numberCMB/42/8
TitleMinutes, meeting of the Finance Committee
Date2 January 1834
DescriptionLists as present [Francis] Baily, Mr Greenough and [Peter Mark] Roget in the Chair. Lists Committee business, including consideration of a new mode of printing the Transactions that would result in a saving 'of nearly £100 per annum' -- a proposal to economise on engravings -- estimates of new member numbers -- an agreement that annual payments should be paid into 'public funds to form part of the permanent capital of the Society'. p59.
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