|Description||This material comprises records of the payment of benefits to members from funds set up by the Association to provide financial support to them at various stages of their lives. These benefits were funded by regular contributions from members. The funds represented in this sequence of records include the Superannuation fund, established in 1948. Pension benefits were offered to members of the Association over the age of 65 who had 25 years membership|
Funeral benefits offered to members of the Association included benefits paid to the widow or next-of-kin, and funeral allowances for members or for the funeral of their wives. Conditions of the receipt of this allowance were set out in the Rule Book. A certificate of death was required in all cases.