1930-01-XX response Temple Fund status
USBN #37 - January 1930 - page 1
"Much gratified. Urge continued self-sacrifice. Loving appreciation."
The impressive response made to Shoghi Effendi's recent general letter concerning the Temple, has brought the Construction Fund almost to the point of completion. I f all pledges reported to the Treasurer are paid, only $22,000 must be contributed in order to make the total sum of $400,000 required for resuming construction.
Mr. Scheffler reported the following balance as of January 16, 1930:
Temple Construction Fund
Cash ., ... ,......... $356,000
Pledges ... ,........ 22,000
T ota] ..... ,...... $378,000
National Baha'i Fund $ 10,000
When these facts were reported to the Guardian by cablegram, the above reply was received.