The Ballarat Courier Tuesday 18 January 1916 Page 5
RED CROSS SOCIETY
The Linton branch of the Red Cross Society has been meeting weekly, and has forwarded several parcels of flannels, socks, and scarves to the Central Depot.
The following ladies are active workers of the branch:- Mesdames Smith, Wise, Wearner, McBeath, Blamire, P Wishart, E Ball, Allan, F OBeirne, Morton, Saunders, N Wishart, Misses Morgan, McBeath, Barton, and E Wishart.
The following have been appointed a committee to receive funds for patriotic purposes:- Rev R E Saunders, Messrs A J Smith, L Sparrow, C W Roberts, and E D Hitchens (treasurer).
The following amounts have been collected up to date:- Australian Sick and Wounded £88/1/5; Belgian Relief Fund £100/14/6; Red Cross Society £3/8/. Counting other efforts in, the total is well over £200.