Odds and Ends

St. Paul’s Mutual Improvement Society, Odds and Ends, ed. by G. Milner and J. Baker, [title page], Vol. 1, Easter 1855 (Manchester Libraries, Information and Archives, GB127.M38/4/2/1). Courtesy of Manchester Libraries, Information and Archives, Manchester City Council.


Name of Club, Society or Group That Produced the Magazine

St. Paul’s Mutual Improvement Society (Bennett Street Sunday School, Manchester) (by 1875, became the Literary and Educational Society)

Date of Existence

Oct. 1843-1962

Date of Magazine

1855-1962 (issued annually)

Number of Issues

102 (1855-1962) (Note: 60 issues produced within the date rage of this study)

Manuscript/Published Magazine


Contents and Contributions



Manchester Archives and Local Studies


M38/4/2/1-106 (magazines within date range of this study: GB127.M38/4/2/1-60)