until the arrears due be paid up.
Margaret Reid owes 1/-. She was present
but could not say when she could pay anything. Farther
consideration delayed until meeting. This is the second
time Margaret Reid has fallen into arrear.
Mary Laidlaw owes 8d. Farther
consideration delayed until next meeting. The Revd Mr
Thomson to enquire into the circumstances.
Maybole, 15 January 1852
Present Mr Gibson Mr Murdoch Mr
Brown Jas. M Thomson
Margaret McGowan has a boy aged 111/2
years whom she wishes to be received into the School for
education - and will pay 2d per week.
The case of Mrs Bonnar for the education
and food of her two boys, John and William aged 10 and
81/2 (see Note Book) was taken up and considered. The
boys present. Agreed that if Barclay Connelly give food
and bed the Institution will give education and the boys
are desired to come up this evening with Connelly to
speak to the teacher.