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THI SUNDAY HERALD. SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23. 1S90.
NEWS OF THE LODGES.
tMANY ITEMS OV INTKKKST TO SKCKKT
il'nst Oriinil Mint or Pnrkcr' Interesting
Account of Ills Kcccnl Kurojpcnii Trip
AJlllt Is Going on Among Oilil Fellows,
Itoclmbltcs, Mochnntr.s, IMc.
The followinc Masonic bodies meet upon the
evenings of the ensuing weelc :
Subordinate Lodges. Masonic Temple
Dawson No. 10, Monday, 24th; Federal No. 1,
Tuesday, 23th; New Jerusalem No. 0, Thursday,
37th: St. John's No. 11, Friday, SSth; Hope No.
20, Friday, SSth.
A. A. S. 15. Sauctuary, 1007 G street Blue
Room: Acacia No. IS, Tuesday, 23th; Ar
mlnius No. 23, Monday, 24th.
Masonic Hall, Georgetown Georgo C. Whit
ing No. 22, Thuisdav,27th.
Masonic Hall, Briglttwood Stanshury No.
24. Monday, 23th.
Royal Arch Chapters. Masonic Temple
Mount Vernon No. 3, Moudav, 23th: Washing
ton No. 2, Thursday, 27th; Eureka No. 4, Fri
Masonic Hall, Georgetown Potomac No. S,
Commandcries Knights Templar. Masonic
Temple DoMolay No. 4, Tuesday, 23th; "Wash
ington No. 2, Wednesday, 26th.
Ancient and Accented Scottish llitc. Sauctu
ary, 1007 G street Robert do llrucc Council of
Kadosh, Tuesday, 23th.
Conferring of Degrees. Dawson Lodge No. Hi
will liavc work Monday evening. Mount
Vernon Chapter, grand visitation. Stausbury
.No. 24, and Arminius No. 23 lodges will trans
act importaut business. Stated conclave of
De Molay Commaudery No. 4, Tuesday even
ing. Federal Lodge No. 1 will lmvouorl;.
Acacia Lodge No. IS will trausact routine
business. Potomac Chapter, grand visita
tion. Robert do Grace Council of Kadosh
will trausact important busiuess. Washing
ton Commandery No. 1 will have the Red Cross
Wednesday evening. If any work is done
in New Jerusalem Lodge Thursday evening it
will be the 1st degree. Harmony Lodge has
dispensed with the communication of this date,
it falling on Thanksgiving night. St. John's
Lodge No. 11 will confer the 1st degree Fri
day evening. Hope Lodge has several de
grees due. Eureka Chapter, grand visita
tion. At a recent Impoitant Masonic event Fast
Grand Master Myrou M. Farker was requested
to make an address embodying his impressions
of the various countries he visited during his
late European trip. Tuc Heu.u.d's MaiTonic
correspondent, who was present and heard the
-address read, determined to secure it for publi
cation, and after continued efforts has at length
been successful, and to-day prints the first ex
tract. In future editions other extracts will
appear and will undoubtedly prove highly in
teresting to the fraternity and general public.
The historic points of England, Ireland, and the
Continent are all mentioned, while his descrip
tion of the "Passion Play" is exceedingly
graphic and interesting:
'A trip to Europe is now regarded as a com
mon incident in life. On shipboard well-bred
people rarely ask if you are making your first
voyage. Instead they ask what sort of weather
you Had when you were over last or the name of
the ship you went on; was there much foe and
how many icebergs did you see? A few years
ago from twelve to twenty days were consumed
in crossing the Atlantic, now" usually from five
to seven. Theu the best vessels offered only
ordinary conveniences. Now all lines have ships
fitted up in the most luxurious manner. One of
this class and the finest on the ocean is the Teu
tonic, of the White Star Line. It was on this
boat that, in company with Dr. Sowers, I was
"fortunate enough to obtain passage. Life on
an ocean steamer of this kind with fair weather
is simply delightful. After a morning bath one
breakfasts from b to 10. When the usual cigar
has been enjoyed in the smoking-room one seeks
the comfort of a steamer chair, where with the
easy motion of the steamer you soon find your
self lost to every earthly care. No telegrams
-can be received, no creditors in sight, "lou do
not even have to think, and thus in this dreamy
condition you fall asleep, only to be awakened
refreshed by the passing ocean breeze. Lunch
is served at 1. After lunch the usual games on
shipboard are engaged in, such as pitching
quoits, shuffle-board, etc. Dinner is usually
had at 0 o'clock, but before this it is the custom
to promenade the deck for exercise and to
sharpen the appetite. If one is fortunate enough
to have his wife with him of course he prome
nades with her, but if ho hasn't that pleasure he
usually finds some other fellow's wife whose
husband has been good enough to remain at
home and look after the children, or some one
of the numerous pretty girls that are always on
board and anxious to hang on some gentleman's
arm just to keep from being pitched overboard
by the roll of the vessel. Every one has heard
of the celebrated Liverpool docks. On a straight
line they would extend miles and thuy cover
acres of ground. Standing on one of these
dock's I recognized in the distance our distin
guished friend and brother, Maj. McCammon.
1 noed hardly say that the greeting he gave me
was most cordial. After the usual delay in the
Custom-house we dined at the Great Northwest-
eru, and immediately thereafter we took the
boat for Belfast by way of the Irish Sea. Those
of you who have crossed the English Channel
can form sorao idea of the Irish Sea duiing a stiff
breeze on what is known ab a side-wheel Belfast
lxat. I have never wituessed a sicker crowd
than I saw that night. Indeed, the thing jumped
around so that Maj. McCammon declared it
would 'hop out from under us and leave us
there.' V o were up early in the morning that
wo might get a view of the Irish coast as wo ap
proached Belfast. The scene was beautiful, the
rising fields being of the brightest green, while
here and there could be seen homo mm or
ancient castle. No name could bo more appio
priato to this country than the Emerald Isle.
Much might bo said of the city of Belfast, a
great progressive, pushing, manufacturing city.
The linen markets of the world are supplied
from these manufactories. We had the pleas
ure of being ebown through one by Bro. ThomaB
Valentine, the Deputy Piovlneial Grand Muster
of Ireland and father-in-law of Bro. McCam
mon. On the fourth day wo left on a coaching
paity, which had been at tanged by Bio. Mc
Cammon, around the coast of Antrim to the
Giant's Causeway. The route most of the way
skirted the Irish Sea, and us the weather was
pleaeant the trip of three days was most 'de
lightful. Wo were much interested in visiting
one of tho most ancient castles In Europe,
known as Dunloce Castle. Wo also passed the
celebrated Carricka Becdo Bridge. Our first
night was spent in Cushen Dall, wliish afforded
us a fitio opportunity toseoltish tenantry life,
and while these people live in little cabins and
burn bog for fuel they 6eem to bo contented.
Tho next evening wo dined with Bro. Weckfield
Dixon, ono of tho 1'tiuco Masons of Ireland, at
his summer resideuce, on tho heights of Antrim,
overlooking the sea. Wo left the tablo at about
- 3 o'clock iu the morning and many a bumper
was drank to tho Masons of Washington. Be
fore we returned to Belfast wo viblted tho
ancient city of Londonderry, on tho banks of
tho Boyne, where occurred the celebrated Bat
fcle of tho Bovne. iu which William III was vic
torious, ami u ' whoso patronage tho Order
a( tl ( ) 'tig ii !s said to havo had Its origin.
Dublin, lht pin al and most beautiful city of
Ifumi, wjfuu. . very uttractivo aud pleasant.
Th- ftm-u am i j .ul, tho buildings old and im
m,mij'. ortiuj, i .the season of the year, all
M n '.Jiiblu (called off, so that wo did
not havo the pleasure of meeting with nny or
ganized body. We, howevei, visited Masonic
Temple, a building far superior to our own, tho
various rooms of which were furnished and
fitted up similar to those in the Temple at Phil
adelphia. The contrast between this templo
and Masonic Hall in BeVast was marked.
There the room Is about as largo as two of our
ante-rooms, and In a building that has been
used for that purpose many huudreds of years.
It was tho quaintest little place I over saw.
Every night Bro. McCanuuon had arranged a
bauquct, around which gathered the Prliico
Masons of Ireland, who, from Information ob
tained from McCammon, seemed almost as
familiar with Masonry In Washington as I did
myself You can therefore readily imagine
how heartily we drank the toasts to the various
organizations and individuals in Washington.
It was a matter of surprlso to theso gentlemen
that in comparison with their own limited
number we had so many Masons in America,
and they could hardly realize that in a Knights
Templar parade twenty-three thousand were in
One of tho Richmond papers speaks thus of
Bro. Roomc's recent visit to that city during
the Scottish Rite reunion: "William Oscar
Roomo, 3;i, Second Grand Auditor of tho
Supremo Couuctl and Secretary of tho Royal
Order of Scotland iu the lilted States, accom
panied by Dr. Aaron Baldwin, 32, arrived in
Richmond yesterday to attend the Scottish Rite
ceremonies iu St. Albau's Hall. Brother
Roomo is at the head of two of the local bodies
In Washington, and is ono of the most accom
plished Masons in the United States. He was
high, in his praise of tho work of the afternoon,
and last night tho 30th degree was con
ferred in elaborate style, the ceremonies con
suming three hours. Rev. Bro. Cartnichael. tho
Commander, presided In tho first and second
apartments, and, on his invitation, Bro. Roome
presided in the third and fourth." A large
number of Washington Masons arrived Iu Rich
mond Tuesday afternoon, among them being
United States Senator Dolph, John 11. Olcott,
narrlson Dingmau, Hamilton Rothrock, and
many other distinguished Masons of the Capital
The visitations for the past week were all
well attended, La Fayette Chanter entertain
ing the grand oflicets Tuesday evening in the
usual hospitable manner of the chapter. Wed
nesday night Columbia Chapter No. 1 was
visited, the convocation being held iu the
asylum. A very large attendance greeted the
grand officers, who thoroughly enjoyed tho
musical programme rendered by Companions
Lillebtidge and Whittle and tho address of
Companion Dr. Hamilton E. Leech. A pretty
incident of the evening was the presentation of
lloral emblems to the M. E. G. H. P., Ed S.
Holmes, Hamilton E. Leech, and C. W. Ben
nett, and a surprise was prepared by Eureka
Chapter, who presented through the R. E. G.
Lecturer, James H. Trimble, a beautiful basket
to Columbia Chapter. At the close of the cere
monies a banquet was served in the adjoining
room. On Thursday evening Mount Horcb
Chapter was the host and entertained in her
usual style of hospitality, the week's visitations
ending on Friday evening with an elaborate
enteitaiument in Eureka "Chapter No. 4, pre
sided over by M. E. Companion Orville Drown.
The programme at the grand visitation in
Eureka Chapter Friday night was as follows:
The visitation was made by the E. Deputy G.
H. P.. A. McKeuzio. After the usual reports
were made by the Grand Secretary and Treas
urer, and music, the chapter was entertained
by an address by Comp. W. B. Powell, a mem
ber of Eureka Chapter, on the public schools.
Comp. O. T. Thompson presented the acting
II. P. with a fioral offering, and Comp. J. L.
Johnson performed a similar pleasant duty to
the orator of the evening. P. II. P. Dingman,
on behalf of Columbia R. A. C. No. 1, pre
sented in a few very neat remarks a basket of
flowers to Eureka 11. A. C, as a token of tho
fraternal feelings in which the members of
Eureka Chapter were held by those of Colum
bia, which was responded to by the M. E. II. P.
of Eureka Chapter. The E. II. P. of Eureka
Chapter surprised the M. E. G. LI. P., E. S.
Holms, by presenting him with a beautiful sil
ver pitcher." The clTapter was then called to
The grand visitations in tho chapters tho
coming week are as follows: Mount Vernon No.
3, Monday; Potomac No. 8, Tuesday, and
Washington No. 2, Wednesday evening. Owinc
to the sciious illness of John M. McKinney,
High Priest of Mount Vernon Chapter No. 3,
the programme is not entirely complete. Po
tomac Chapter will have an Interesting pro
gramme, and Washington No. 2 will close the
visitations for the week with an attractive
evening's entertainmeut, consisting of music
and oratory by distinguished companions.
The Order of the Temple was conforred by
Columbia Commandery No. 2 Friday evening.
A meeting of the Drill Corps is called for Wed
nesday, November 20, in the library of Masonic
Temple. On Friday evening tho Denver Sav
ings Association of this commandery will meet
in the asylum, when, In conformity with tho
by-laws, the election of officers will bo held.
aav eveuinor ;
street, near Pennsylvania avenue.
Independent Order Mcclisuiics.
Members of the order are joining tho Endow
ment degree in considerable numbers.
At the last meeting of Anchor Lodge No. 9
Bro. Harry Bier was reported iu a very critical
condition. Mr. Harry Baker was elected a
member. A vote of thanks was tendered to
Messrs. Leanuarda and Duffy, of the American
House, for courtesies, also to Bro. Benjamin
and Jamee Taylor, John Finch, and others for
songs aud recitations.
On next Tuesday evening, November 25, tho
officers of tho Grand Lodge will pay their an
nual visit to the "baby lodge" of tho District,
Good Will No. 14, of Georgetown, at Our Hall.
The members of this lodge havo turned out In
numbers during these visitations, aud deserve
to bo rewarded for their efforts in making theso
yearly gatherings a success.
It is hoped tho members of tho order will not
forget tho sermon to be preached this evening
by the Rev. Jacob Wllbon at tho Independent
Methodist Church, Eleventh street, between
G and I southeast, it being tho occasion of the
annlversaty of Capital Lodge No. 11. Mem
bers will assemble at Mr, Mitchell's pallors, op
posite the church, lu regalia, at 7 P. M.
There was a large attendance at Ftiendship
No. 7 on Wednesday evening. The now by-laws
caused an aulmated discussion. They were
laid over until next Wednesday evening. A
feature of the meeting was tho presentation to
Bro. N. W. Wilkersou of a largo erayou por
trait, handsomely painted, by Past Supremo
Ruler J. M. Ulchards In a few timely remarks.
Tho recipleut feelingly responded.
Lafayette Lodge No. 13 held its jegular 6cs
slou Thursday, Mr. C. II. Btvens was made a
member and the 1st, 2d, aud 3d degrees wero
couferrcd upon him. Bro. W. P. Little has
fully recovered his health. Bro. W. B, Llp
petts was repotted quito 6ick. At the lequest
of Grand Aichltcct Watson tho "degree team"
will confer tho 1st degroa on three candidates,
and also the 2d degree in the hall of Goodwill
Lodge No. 14, on Tuesday, November 25, after
which u musical programme will bo presented,
this being the graud visitation night.
(ioldon Crofcti Not ut..
Capital Commandery will confer the degrees
on four candidate on Friday oveiihig noxt.
Past Supreme Commander Solomon, of Mass
achubettb, Grand Commander Wymun, of Massa
I De Molay Commandery No. 4, accompanied
by Washington No. 1, Columbia No. 2, and I'o
j tomac No. 3, attended divine service on Thurs-
at at. raui's unurcn. l wentv-tnini
chusetts; Grand Commander Greene, of Rhodo
Island; Grand Commander Miller, of Now York,
and other members from those States are ex
pected to bo present at tho entertainment of the
Grand Commaudery at Lincoln Music Hall on
Monday evening next.
At thu last meeting of Anacostla Commandory
tho 1st degree was conferred on Mrs. Maria Roe.
Meridian Commandory will confer the de
grees on throo candidates on Friday evening
Mount Vernon Commandory at Its last meet
ing conferred tho 2d aud 3d degrees on Miss
National Commandery hns rccolved applica
tions for membership from W. T. Lucas, Mrs.
A. Webster, and W. F. Carter.
Tho Grand Commandery will glvo Its annual
entertainment at Lincoln Music Hall on Mon
day evening noxt, consisting of vocal and In
strumental music, recitations, readings, and ad
dresses. Tho Grand Commandery will glvo an In
formal fraternal reception, Including a collation,
to the visiting Sir Knights and Ladies of the or
der from New England on Wednesday evening,
to which ovcry member of the order is invited.
Tho place will bo announced on Monday oven
iug. Tho annual entertainment of tho Grand Com
mandery will tako place on Monday evening
next, at Lincoln Hall. Tho programme will
consist of vocal and Instrumental music, read
ings, tecitutions, etc. Visitors from tho Grand
Commandcries of Massachusetts, Rhode Island,
and New York will bo present. Members and
friends of tho order will bo admitted by card.
At tho meeting of Halcyon Commandery ap
plication for membership was received from
David L. Thomas. Tho 2d ami 3d degrees wero
conferred on Ben S. G. Davis, and all tho de
grees on Mrs. Margaret R. Humphrey. Dr. F.
E. Park was appointed on tho committeo of ro
ceptiou to assist in tho entertainment of tho
visitors expected from Now England next
Independent Order of Odd Fellows.
Columbia Lodge No. 10 initiated ono candi
date last Thursday night.
Martha Washington Lodgo No. 3, in George
town, have postponed their oyster 6iipper to
The Bundle of Sticks of Union Lodgo wero
successful in getting tho officers' regalia voted
for at tho fair. ,
Harmony Lodgo No. 9 conferred tho 2d
degree upon the"leader of the orchestra that
furnished music at tho Daughters of Rebekah
It Is rumored that Past Grand Master Georgo
E. Emmons is at the head of a project to estab
lish one of the largest and most inlluential
lodges of the order in the District.
Mechanics' Lodge No. 18 will give a musical
and literary entertainment at Liuthlcum Insti
tute Hall, 3110 O street northwest, on Wednes
day, December 3, 1S90. Tho committeo will
present a fine programme.
Excelsior Lodge No. 17 received the grand
ofllceis of the Grand Lodge, and astonished
them by the very perfect manner in which tho
work was given. Grand Representative Stier's
demonstration of approval was marked.
The visitation of the grand officers of tho
Grand Encampment to Mount Nebo Encamp
ment No. 0 was very pleasant aud pleasing to
tho grand ofilccrs, especially tho rendition of
the work by Senior Warden J. F. Whitemore.
Our German brethren of Oriental Lodge No.
19 wero visited by the grand officers on Thurs
day. A very perceptible improvement was
manifested by the officers of this lodge in get
ting the secret work, and they were highly com
mended. Union Lodge No. 11 should havo the thanks
of Naomi Lodgo No. 1, Daughters of Rebekah,
not alone for their generous contribution to
their fair, but in giving their lanrcst aud ono
of their best members to assist In disposing of
tho "boxes of 6ticks" at the tablo he faithfully
Washington Lodge No. Ohasbeeninexlsteuco
over fifty-seven years, during which time the
good works and benevolence dispensed by tho
lodge cannot be counted iu figures, and the
members being desirous of continuing tho
good namo and high reputation of
tue lodge, it is proposed to havo a series
of entertainments, the first of which will tako
place on tho evening of November 23, In the
lodge-room. Tho committee, of which Past
Grand Master William II. Frazler is tho chair
man, assure all who attend a pleasant evening.
Naomi Lodgo No. 1, Daughters of Rebekah,
whoso fair closed last night, wore more than
successful in bringing together Odd Fellows,
their families, and friends. Each of tho twelve
evenings tho fair was open tho spacious audience-room
of Odd Fellows' nail, Eighth street
southeast, was crowded, and, though moderately
successful financially, tho visitors who camo
enjoyed themselves and this was a source of
gratification to tho committee. On Monday
Canton C, Patriarchs Militant, arrived in full
uniform and swelled tho vote on the handsome
silver water pitcher donated by them. On
Tuesday the Veteran Fireman's Association,
James 11. Richards, president, visited the fair
uudcr tho marshalshlp of Chief Marshal John
W. Thompson, and enthusiastically voted for
Capt. John A. Shackelford, tho contestant for
tho flremuu's uniform. On Wednesday tho
Good Templars came In force, though not in a
body, and helped the cause wonderfully,
Brother Georgo Giles doing yeoman service.
One of tho hardest workers was found on tho
stago of the hall dispensing hot lunches and
suppers to tho hungry, and no one camo away
from the tempting viands set beforo them by
Sister Colilson and her assistants without being
fully satisfied. The other tables wore all woll
officered and assisted and contributed largely
to tho exchequer each evening when tho com
mittee camo around. Tho committee desiro to
thank every ono who iu the least contributed to
the success of tho fair.
Independent Order of Jtoeluibites.
Tho Eagle and Friendship Juniors havo un
der consideration a joint entertainment.
Purity Tent No. 4 (Woman's Branch) has
five candidates for Initiation to-morrow night.
Past High Chief Ruler J. J. Murray has so
far recovered from his recent illness as to bo
able to resume his dally duties.
High Chief Ruler A. M. Dewoy writes that ho
is already receiving favorablo reports from Dep
uty High Chief Rulers selected eu route to Den
ver. High Secretary-Treasurer L. II. Patterson re
ports that ho has during the past week sent
supplies for tents to Michigan, Wc6t Virginia,
New York, Ohio, and Virginia.
Deputy High Chief Ruler Edgar Thompson,
of Virginia Tent No. C, Alexandra, Va., is
making arrangements for the organization of
several tents within his jurisdiction.
Friendship Tent No. 73, last Monday oveulng,
after initiating threo candidates, was enter
tained with an address by Grand Chaplain AY.
II. Douglas and song6 by Bros. M. E. Bryne
and W. 1,. Mllburu.
Redemption Tent No. 141 Is to bo favoicd
with a visit of tho "volunteer initiatory team"
next Saturday evening, to assist iu tho initiation
of four candidates and tho conferring of de
grees on seven candidates.
Eaglo Tent No, 3, Odd Follows' Hall, Navy
Yard, had seven candidates for initiation at its
last meeting. There was a spirited Interchange
of views for tho boneflt of tho order, among
those participating being Chief Ruler Andiew
Brown, Seerctaiics C. E. Slzer aud A. A. Alli
son, Grand Guardian George J. Murray, Past
Chief Ruleis Clarence MillsatidTJiomas'llrown,
and Bro. George Allen.
Grand Levlto A. B. Ilurlbut has tho sincere
sympathy of the entire order in tho los" of his
son, who died suddenly at Hoanoko, Va.. last
Sunday morning, and was burled In Rock
Creek Cemetery last Wednesday. Clinton
H. Hurlbut was a young man of commendablo
traits, and had a largo circle of friends.
Grand Chief Ruler E. S. Woodford, Past High
Chief Ruler J. J. Murray, Illch Secretary
Treasurer L. 11. Patterson, Grand Representa
tive J. L. Wright, and Past High Representa
tives A. J. Eaton, Samuel Ellis, and John Han
cock visited Virginia Tent No. 3, of Alexandria,
Friday evening nml assisted In conferring the
degrees on twenty-ono candidates.
(F. E. Do Yoe, Hlh Chief Ruler.)
Columbia Tent No. 1 on Monday night
added four moro members to tho roll.
Cammack Tent No. 3(5 had an interesting
meeting Tuesday night. About thirty dollars
were subscribed toward buying a now regalia
Gcoigo C. Thompson Tent No. 3 Is iu work
ing order. At their first regular meeting threo
candidates wero Initiated.
Heber Tent No. 19 had their semi-annual
visitation on Monday night, and thu tent was
found in a good condition.
High Chief Rulor Frank 13. DoYoc says his
correspondence Is immonso and that twenty
tents havo been organized In four months.
Hon. J. A. Cunnlngham,Pist High Represen
tative from Garfield Tent, has been appointed to
a clerkship In the city.
Knights of Pythias.
Nelson Division No. 2 had a good time at
their meeting Friday night.
Union Lodgo No. 22 will have its grand vis
itation on next Thursday night.
Tho K. of P. fair committee held a meeting
Thursday night. The work is satisfactorily pro
gressing. Franklin Lodge No. 2 held a meeting last
Wednesday aud worked the ranks upon several
Mt. Vernon Lodgo No. 5, second oldest lodge
in the world, held a good meeting on last Wed
nesday night,and worked tho amplified Knight's
rank upon Esquires W. D. Henry, P. G. Stello,
aud Hugh B. Armstrong. Nelson Division No.
2 was present with about 40 members.
The building committee, who have in charge
the erection of a temporary structure for
the K. of P. fair, met last night and ' opened
bids as follows: W. L. Rodgers, $2,430; Donald
son & Heisley. 2.770; J. W. Palmer, $2,47S:
Henry V. Getz, 2,900; S. R. Turner &, Co.,
$2,395; J. W. llumplnies, $2,007.90. N. Bunch,
chairman of the committee, has called a meet
ing for next Monday night to decide and award
.Jr. O. U. A. ZI.
Mt. Vernon Council No. 10, Jasper Council
No. 23, and Columbia No. 32 paid a fra
ternal visit to Potomac Council No. 20, of
Georgetown, Friday evening. Speeches were
made by Georgo E. Howard, C. O. Tavenner,
C. F. Blundou, of Columbia; Bro. Dougherty,
of Mt. Vernon, and J. M. Patterson, of Jasper.
Bro. John D. Schoefiold was presented with a
handsome regalia, aud Bro. W. J. Whltton
with a handsome emblem of the order. Tho
several councils of the District havo appointed
a committee to devise wavs and means to en
tertain the Funeral Benefit Association of the
Jr. O. U. A. M., which meets in this city Feb
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TWO ACTS OF MATCHLESS MAGIC.
Next Week-ItOUEHT MANTELL.
AKIUS'S Itl.TOU THE ATK K.
WEEK" mitMP.wnrvn Mnvn av Mnv 01
THE MILITAKY SUCCESS OF TWO CONTI
NENTS. WILLIAM GILLETTE'S
GRAND THANKSGIVING MATINEE THUKS-
DAW NOVEMIJEll :7, Ii P. M.
Next Wcok-CHAULES T. ELLIS.
THEATRE, 11th St.
Week Commenclnir MONDAW November 21.
Ladies' Matinees, Tues., Thure., and Sat.
GKAND IUATINEE THANKSGIVING
OKIGINAI. AND KEFKESHING
(1) Acme, (1.) (o) Wood Family, (5.) Great Paris
ian Daucers, led by Mllo. Paporell, Haines and
Vidocq, Garnolla Ilros., Jutau, Capltola Forrest,
Rent?,, C. W. Llttlelleld. Professor Harry Parker
and flojrs, and tho only Sam Dovcro.
Noxt AVcck HARRY ICERNELL'S CO.
LINCOLN MUSIC HALL,
Wednesday, Nov. 43,
AT S P. M.
The Exploration of Jttt. St. Ellas, Alaska
BY MR. I. C. RUSSELL.
An account, illustrated by largo charts and
lnntcrn slides, of tho explorations mndo by tho
National Geographic Society Expedition.
Admission, CO conts. Reserved seats, 75 cents.
Tickets for sale at Meterott's. 1110 F streot,
beirlnnlne at 9 A. M. MONDAY, November 21.
Entertainment and Mop
COLUMBIA CYCLE CLUB,
NATIONAL RIFLES' ARMORY.
Tuesday Evening, Nov. 25, 18!H).
Tho following talent will appear:
Misses Kuto Wilson, Marjrulretto Nolan, Mario
Urcgaz.l. May Uoutollo, Messrs. R. W. Isdoll,
John Nolan, Frank Harrison, E. M. Cannula, U.
O. Sheridan, Charles S. West, Professor II. E.
Rupprecht, and tho Pastlmo Musical Club, Mr. A.
V. Holmes, director; accompanists, Mlsa Jennlo
Glennan. Prolessor Hlsshoir, and O. E. McEnanoy,
Anacostia liodg-e H"o. 21,
F. A. A. M.,
NEW MASONIC HALL
Anacosiia, X. O-
OPENS AT 7:30 7. M. ON TUESDAY, NOVEM
BER 18,1800, AND CONTINUES TEN DAYS.
13" Music and Danoina: every ovetiinjj.
T INCOI.N MU.SIO HAia..
Subject: THE RESCUE OF EMIN.
Reserved scab) now on uulu at METZKROTT'S,
$1, S', $3, and S'J.&U, acootdlut; to locution.
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