From the financial report for the year 1893

 

The receipts of the Right Reverend Nicholas [Ziorov], Bishop of the Aleut Islands and Alaska, in receiving of $3,850, are located in the book of staff sums of the Alaska Spiritual Consistory.

 

The salaries of the archpriest and the reader, added together and divided in halves, were given in the course of 3 months to the Hieromonk Metrophanes (until his appointment to the Unalaska vacant position) and to the Priest A[mbose] Vreta, in the course 6 month (until the special credit was appointed for the Chicago church).

The receipts of the Priest N[icholas] Greenkevich are located in the book of staff sums on the A. S. Consistory. The receipts of the Protodeacon J[ohn] Sobolev in receiving by him of $404.40, and the Deacon N[icholas] Vasiliev in receiving by him of $642.85, are located in the book of the staff sums. The remnant is a result of the vacancy for a while of a deacon's position. The receipts of persons who occupied vacant positions of subdeacons, Hieromonk Nicholas [Korastin] – $410.50; Hieromonk Sebastian [Dabovich] – $985.20, and A[lexander; future Archbishop Innocent] Pustynsky – $164.20, are located on the book of the staff sums. The remnant is a result of one position remaining vacant for 5 months.

The stipend of a reader was spent thus: to the Reader A. Pustynsky – $130; to the singers in the Cathedral church – $200; to the Pennsylvanian readers, [Peter] Kohanik, Renich [?], and Moroz, $100 each – $300; and to the acting reader in Kilisna, Kokran [?] – $30. Remnant – $174.68.

The sum of $730.75 is spent thus: to the servant J. Spaich – $472.50; to the servant Danilovich – $248.25; to the boy Prokhorov – $9; and to the singer P[aul] Ligda – $5. The receipts of the clerk of the Spiritual Consistory, Priest N. Greenkevich, are located in the book of the staff sums.

Money $306.69 are spent thus: newspapers – $37.55; postal expenses, etc. – $67.90; telegrams – $119.25; paper, envelopes, pens, ink, etc. – $40.49; to the mail carrier for feasts – $4.50; and boxes in the Safe Deposit for keeping of money – $37. Receipts of the singers in receiving by them money: J[oachim] Zubkovsky – $137.71; N[icholas] Kedrolivansky – $122; and P. Ligda – $122, are located in the book of the staff sums. The singers were paid in accord with the previously established practice, since there is no special credit for the choir.