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September 1957

October 1957

Calendar of Events
Federal Loyalty-Security Program Forum
Charter Commission
Honolulu Jail
Citizens Charter Committee
October is Coffee Time
Membership (Mrs. Robert Zurback)
Twenty-Third National Convention

Charter Commission

Mr. Charlton F. Chute will arrive 6:30, September 11. He will be here 3 weeks to assist the Commission in reaching decisions on areas not yet decided. The Commission hopes to hold public hearings the first part of October.

Proposals so far:

Form of government - Strong Mayor with Administrative Assistant A Department of Finance

A Department of Law under Corporation Counsel, who will not be removable by Attorney General

A Short Ballot

A Short Simple Charter

An Independent Post Audit

An Internal Auditor

The Council (Supervisors) will have Policy and Legislative powers only

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