[DOCUMENT 12- 1919.]
r w eAo OF THE
SM n nns crte~ ArcivesCONSUMPTIVES' HOSPITAL DEPAR TMENT
FOR THE YEAR ENDING JANUARY 31, 1919.
Bston a sschset
BOSTON, February 1,1919.
HON. ANDREW J. PETERS,
Mayor of the City of Boston:
DEAR SIR,- The report of the Consumptives' Hos pital Department for the year ending January 31, 1919,
is respectfully submitted herewith.
The Board of Trustees met on May 13, 1918, and
organized for the year. John F. O'Brien was elected
chairman and James J. Minot secretary.
The appropriation for the year 1918-19 was
$303,254.73. The expenses for the year were $281, 353.88, leaving a balance of $21,900.85, which was
turned back to the city treasury.
The receipts for the year were $87,098.69, which
are not credited to the hospital but paid into the city
treasury. This makes the net cost of the hospital
to the city $194,255.19.
Below is given a table showing the cost, the receipts
and the net cost, together with the figures for the
principal activities of the hospital.