100 Years Ago: Belleville Sunday Schools to Send Flour

The Intelligencer January 2, 1915 (page 1)

“By a suggestion from Mr. D.V. Sinclair in his address at the Sunday School gathering in Bridge street church on New Years’ Day, that one hundred bags of flour be sent to the Belgian sufferers from Belleville’s Sunday Schools, the superintendents met after the meeting and voted unanimously to place envelopes in the various churches to-morrow, to be returned on Sunday, January tenth, with the donations enclosed. …  Let the response be liberal.”