H23296 Boston, Mass - Beacon Hill community center. First Methodist EpiscopalChurch, Rev.
WM. Gilbert, Pastor. Present community house and the large building
adjoining just purchased for a dormitory for girls and enlarged community
H23295 Boston, Mass - Community Parlor, Beacon Hill community center,
First Methodist EpiscopalChurch, Rev. WM. Gilbert, Pastor. This parlor is available for
the asking to lodging house girls for their company. some-times called "The
Spoonery." Thirty seven real weddings, with all the "Fixing"s have taken
place in their room under management of the staff.
H23293 Boston, Mass - Emergency lodging room for girls. Beacon Hill
community center, First Methodist EpiscopalChurch, Rev. WM. Gilbert, Pastor. Three rooms
are offered to girls arriving in the city, until they get properly located;
also for girls convalescing from sickness or form any other rooms unable to
pay their rent.
H23292 Boston, Mass - Dining room in Beacon Hill community center. First
Methodist Episcopal Church, Rev. WM. Gilbert, Pastor. Co-operative dinners are served here
to working girls, at cost, average meal 3.3 cent. Girls come direct from
work, spend a social hour, and then go to their rooms.
H23288 Members of the junior red cross giving a demonstration of "Little
Mothers" for practical work real babies and not dolls are used in teaching
the care of children, First Methodist Episcopal Church, Rev. Wm Gilbert, Pastor. Beacon
Hill community center.
H23287 Boston, Mass - Lunch served to sailors and soldiers at Boston
headquarters for soldiers and sailors, First Methodist EpiscopalChurch, Rev. WM. Gilbert,
Pastor, from 40 to 70 sailor's per Sunday spend the day; attend church,
bible class, remain for dinner, go for an afternoon hike, return for lunch,
Epworth league and evening service. Over 5,000 different men in service
have this spent their sabbath in christian fellowship. 67 have joined the
H23284 Boston, Mass - First Methodist EpiscopalChurch (exterior) Rev. William Gilbert,
Pastor. Also showing large community house nextdoor and adjoining that the
large double house - six stores, just bought to house the dormitory for
girls and the enlarged community work.
H23285 Boston Mass - Group of soldiers and sailors with Rev. William
Gilbert, Pastor, in front of First Methodist EpiscopalChurch, Boston headquarters for
soldiers and sailors.