KIRKBY CO-OPERATIVE SOCIETY.
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 The quarterly meeting held in the Stores on Saturday evening last, Mr. George BROWNLEE presiding.
 
 The balance sheet was passed, and Messrs William ATKINSON and R. DIXON were declared elected on the committee for twelve months, and Messrs. Jas. DIXON and John CASSON were nominated for the next quarter.
 
 A report was given of the quarterly conference held at Backbarrow, and a vote of thanks was accorded for the same. Mr. T. WILSON was elected delegate for the next conference.
 
 An appeal for a subscription towards the building fund of the Manchester Royal Infirmary met with little discussion and it was decided to send £2 towards the fund.