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" Wi 'Mil' il'!JJ ' l't?''J,,'',Al'llftga',gBg THESUNDAY HERALD. SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 8. 1891. ffi NIWS OF THE LODGES. MANY iTJIRtS OF INTKKEST TO MK3t BEltS O.F 1'HE FRATKIIKITIES. Activity in tho Scottlali Kite Anxiety Alout Goit. Albert l'llto Masonic Por Konals Golden Gross, Mechanics, and TCcchnhlto Kotos. The following Masonic bodies meet upon the evenings of tho ensuing week: Subordinate Lodges. Masonic Temple Dawson No. 10, Monday, 9th; Federal No. 1, Tuesday, 10th: New Jerusalem No. 9, Thurs day, 12th; St. John's No. 11, Friday, 13th; Hope No. 20, Friday, 13th. A. A. S. It. Sanctuary, 1007 G street Cathe dral: Harmony No. 17, Thursday, 12th. Blue Room: Arminius No. 23, Monday, 9th; Acacia No. 18, Tuesday, 10th. Masonic llall, Georgetown Qeorgo C. Whit ing No. 22, Thursday, 12th. Masonic 'llall, Brightwood Stansbury No. 24, Monday, 9th. Royal Arch Chapters. Masouic Temple Mount Vernon No. 3, Monday, 9th; Washington No. 2, Thursday, 12th; Eureka No. 4, Filday, 14th. Masonic llall, Georgetown Potomac No. 8, Tuesday, 10th. Commandcrics Knights Tcmnlar. Masonic Temple DcMolay No. 4, Tuesday, 10th; Wash ington No. 1, Wednesday, 11th. Ancient anil Accepted Scottish Rile. Sanctu ary, 1007 G street Evangelist Chapter ltose Croix, Tuesday, 10th. Hope Lodge No. 20 will have the 3d degree Fri day evening. Potomac Ohnptor No. 8 will have the M. M. de gree Tuesday evening. St. John's LodtrcNo. 11 will confer the 1st and d degrees Friday evening. Stansbury Lodge No. 24 will probably confer the Sd degree Monday evening. New Jerusalem Lodge No. 0 will confer the 1st and 2d degrees Thursday evening. Eureka Chapter No. I expects to confer tho P. and M. E. Master's degreo Friday evening. Tho recent illustrated lecture of Dr. Witmer was a great success, quite a sum being realized from the proceeds thereof. Mount Vernon Chapter No. 3 has several de grees duo on Monday evening. Tho ltoyal Arch will probably be conferred. Do Molay Oommandery No. 4 will have the usual regular business to transactTuesday even ing ana tne roauing or. tno oy-iaws. The Georgetown Masonic Aid Association will hold its annual meeting at tho Masonic Hall, on High street, Wednesday, February 11, at 7:30 P.M. At the meeting of tho Council of Kadosh last week David Miller Cridler, 32d, was elected Ju nior Warden, vice Edward M. Willis, 32d, re signed. Three weclts have intervened since the meet ings in Harmony Lodge No. 17. At tho commu nication of Thursday evening tho 3d degreo will bo worked. Bro. Wnshburne, of Harmony Lodge No. 17, has lately returned from an extended Northern trip on business for the United Statc3 Civil Ser vice Commission. The communications of Auacosta Lodge No. 21 are attracting largo numbers of visitors, who are anxious to inspect tho new hall of tho lodge. Many congratulations are the results of theso visits. The W. M. of St. John's Lodge No. 11, Bro. Alex. McKunzie, is also M. E. G. H. Priest of the Grand lioyal Arch Chapter of tho District of Columbia. He is extremely popular in lodge and capitular circles alike. Columbia Chapter No. 3 had a very pleasant convocation on Wednesday evening last. Tho ltoyal Arch degree was worked in tho presence of the grand officers and a largo attendance of visitors. At its conclusion relreshmcnts were served. Bro. Harry 3tandiford, Junior Past Master of St. John's Lodge, was immediately promoted to tho Junior Steward of tho Grand Lodiro, and con sequently fills two junior positions at ono and the same time, which is something remarkable In Masonry. Bro. Criswell, or Harmony Lodge No. 17, has moved his business to Seventh street and Florida avt-nue. This fact is a great loss to tho members of tho lodsre, as ho always kept them well informed of tho current happenings In Masonic ciroles. Bro. William A. Short, who lately returned to his home at McKeesport. Pa., telegraphed to Masonic triends in this city last Monday tho sad intelligence of tho death of his mother. In his bereavement ho haB the heartfelt sympathy of tbo brethren of this jurisdiction. The next meeting of Orient Lodge of Perfec tion No. 2. A. A. S. It., will bo held in tho Ma sonic Hall, on High street, Georgetown, on Thursday, February It). T. P. Chlffelle, Past Grand Master of the District of Columbia, is now Venerable Muster of this lodge, hiB rank in the ltite being that of tho 32d degree. Li Fayette ltoyal Arch Chapter conferred at a special convocation last Tuesday evening tho ltoyal Arch. At the next regular convocation Tuesday evening tbo ltoyal Arch degreo will bo worked, and a special will be called for the Tues day of tho week following for tho same degree. Special convocations nre held every Tuesday. The friends of Benuct A. Allen celobrated his return to tho city by immediately having hira appointed in tho oflicial lines of the following bodlef-: Harmony Lodge No. 17, Columbia Chap ter No. 1, and Columbia Coramaudory No. 3. Bonnet is u big-hearted speclmeu of good.naturo and geniality, and is ono of tho most popular men in the jtuisdlction. Gen. Albert Pike's condition, although re ported tromtimoto time as improving, Is still very serious. Nearly all tho nourishment ho is able to swallow Is in a liquid form, and grave tears aru entertained ub rewards his ultimate re covery. Ilia illness is the chief subject of inter est among tho members of tho Kite, who anxl ously anticipate good news of his improvement. At tho communication of Fentalpua Lodgo No. 2;i Monduy evening Past Muster Hay, on belialt of the lodge, presented to Bro. A. II. Heyluiiti), a Past Master's jewel, tho latter ac ccpiing it in a graceful speech of sincere thanks to tho brethren lor tbo manifestation of their lovo and Kindness, und enjoining them to llvo up to tho principles and teachings of tho fraternity. Tho lodgo was orowded by a large attendance, who were hospitably entertained by W, J. Nny lor, tho W. M., and nis offlcors. Tho fair now in progress at LucaB Hall, corner Twenty-second street and Pennsylvania avenue, is being very largely attended by Knights Temp lar. An eleunnt gold watch, ut present dis played in Gait's window. Is being contested for by Sir George Gibson, Pnst Commander of Co lumbia Coinraandery No, 2, and Pnst Grand Master James A. Watt, I. O. O. F. Tho fair is tor the benefit of tho Calvary M. E. Church, of whioh Sir Knight F. D. Owen is pustor, and every ticket purchased represents a vote and entitles the holder to Admission during tho fair. The conclave of Columbia Commnndory No. 3 Friday evening was very attractive, During tho evening Eminent Sir John It. Thompson with characteristic eloquonco presented to Junior Past Commander Georgo Gibson a testimonial sword, the latter responding in fitting terms. Past Commander Matthew Trimble delivered an exceedingly interesting address relative to the Temnlar year of 1881, when Sir John Wilson was tho Eminent Commander. On Good Friday oveniug tbo conimandery will visit New York Aveuuo Presbyterian Church and listen to n ser mon by tho ltev. W. A. Bartlott. Emlueut Com munderSir JohnK. ltobinsonisdolngeverythlng in his power to render tho conclaves of tho com raandery Jntorostiug and popular alike to mem bers and visitors. Tho Scottish Itito has been actively employed durlntr tho past week, Monday Albert Pike Con sistory conferred tho 3tst degreo on a class of thirteen. Tho degreo was rendered by the fol lowing cast of officers: A, H. Holt. 83d, Grand Cross of tho Court of Honor, presiding: Georgo W. Balloon. 88d, and Harrison Dingman, 32d, as Wardens; William Oscar Itoome, 33d, and Chtules W. Hancock, 32d, tilling their usual stations; David M. Cridler, 32d. Master of Ceremonies; Jnmcs Lansburgh, 33d, Chancellor; Joseph Ilnmachcr, 32d; A. D. Ports, 32d; F.H. Thomas, 32d, and Thomas E. Hatch, 33d, in their accus tomed places; ltobert Ball, 32d, Registrar, nnd William II. Barstow, 32il, Treasurer. Tho cathe dral was again woll filled on Tuesday, when Mithras Lodgo of Perfeotion was in session, on which occasion tho 14th degreo was conferred by William Oscar ltoomo, 33d, tho Vonorablo Master, assisted by F. J. Woodman, 32d, Senior Warden; A. 11. Coolidgo, 32d, Junior Wnrden, nnd Martin O'Connor, 32d, Mnstor of Ceremonies; On Friday Albert Pike Consistory worked tho 32d degreo on a Inrgo class. Tho coming week Evangelist Chapter of ltoso Croix will confer tho 18th degreo on Tuesday, with William Oscar ltoomo, 33d, In tho East, as Wiso Master. This is tho highest degreo over which this chapter haB jurisdiction, nnd there will doubtless bon very largo attendance. But tho principal event or tho present month will bo tho Lodgo of Sorrow, which will bo held by Mithras Lodgo of Perfec tion on tho 10th instant, in memory of tho f ollow ing mombers, who havo ceased their labors on earth sinen tho last Lodgo of Sorrow: David Gnrrick Moltitchio, 18th, died Aug. 11, 1888; ltobert Percivnl Barbour, 14th, died Dec. 10. 1888; EdwardFItzkl,33d,dicdMay8,1889;GeorgoMilton Barker, 32d, Knight Commander of tho Court of Honor, did May 10, 1880: Charles Evcre.tt Fisher, 14th, died May 11, 1880; William Augustus Harrio, 33d, died Jan. 10, 1800; Georgo David Kcnncr, lfith, died Sept. 28, 1890, and Alfred Bult Mullctt, 10th, died Oct. 20,1800. Tho oration will bo de livered by Itov. A.Florldus Steele, 32d, tho orator of tho lodge, nnd tho music will be, as usual, un der tho nblo direction of Edwin S. Holmes, 32d. tho musical director of tho ltite. Tho Lodgo of Perfection will bo opened in the 3d degree, ac cording to tho ritual of tho Scottish ltite, nnd will move in procession to tho cathedral room, whero tho solemn und impressive services will bo periormed. Members of tho ltite of any degreo will bo admitted upon identification by tho Sentinel. Nono others will bo admitted except upon tho written order of tho Venerable Master, tho enforcement of this provision being necessary on account of the limited seating capacity of tho cathedral. Tho celebrated To-Kalon wines and bran dies aro for sale at 014 Fourteenth street only. No branch offices or agencies. Golden Cross Notes. Columbia Commandery will meet Tuesday oveningat Eighth and I streets northeast. Tho soml-nnnunl visitation of tho Grand Com mandery to Capital Commandery will bo made Friday evening. Capital and St. John's Commandcrics havo united in securing tho elegant rooms over tho National Capital Bank Building. At Anacostia Commandery Friday evening Deputy Grand Commander Charles F. valson installed Sir Knight David L. Pritcher as Worthy Prelate. Grand Commander Ehlo has been nDnointod hr St. John's Commandery as a member of tho joint commltteo on the establishment of a Golden Cross library. Meridian Commandery meets on Friday even ing at Goldon Cross Hall. Eight candidates will rccelvo tho degrees, and tho now feature of tho Golden Cros3 choir will bo introduced. Tho semi-annual visitation of tho Grand Com mandery to Goodwill Commandery will bo made to-morrow evening, at Scottish Itito Hall, No. 1007 G street. Tho 2d and 3d degrees will bo con ferred. Mount Vernon Commandery meets Wednes day evening at Good Templars' Hall. Tho Grand Commandery will mako its semi-annual visita tion. Goodwill Commandery will bo present. National Commandery at Its meeting on last Monday evening conferred the degrees on Dr. J. F. Pierce. Tho commandery will hold a public meeting March 2, nnd appointed this com mittee to make arrangements: It. H. Yates, Samuel Howlsou, Mrs. Lllllo A. Edelin, Mrs. Susan J. Kcsler, Mrs. Julia F. Webster, Mrs. Arabella M. Carter, and Mrs. Julia Vogt. Dr. J. F. Price was elected a medical examiner. The Golden Cros3 ladles have secured an un usual number of officers for tho present term. Goodwill has 2; St. John's, 4; Meridian, 1; Halcyon, 3; Capital, 3; National, 3; Columbia, 4; Anacostia, 1; Mt. Vernon, 2. Mrs. Mary L. Hawkins, of St. John's, is the second lady elected to tho office of Noblo Commander in this jurisdiction, tho first being Mrs. Sophia E. Woodward, of Meridian Commandery. St. John's Commandery Thursday evening completed tho election of officers, and they wore installed by Deputy Grnnd Commander S. A. H. McKim, as follows: Noblo Commander, Mrs. Mnry L. Hawkins: Vice Noblo Commander. Mrs. Sarah M. Howe; Keeper of Records, Mrs. M. Ida Graham; Financial Keener of Records, Bela A. Beebc: Worthy Herald, E. R. Barbour; Warder Inner Gate, S. H. Decker; Warder Outer Gate, J. N. Ehlo: Past Noblo Commander, W. E. Graham. Grand Commander Ehlo installed Dr. S. A. H. McKim as Worthy Prelate. Pants marked down to S3. Eiseman Bros.. 7th and E. Independent Order Mechanics. Bros. Watson, Wilson, and Scott were ap pointed to doviso somo means to invest tho sur plus funds of this lodgo to tho best advantage. It is tho general feeling of members of tho order that too much credit cannot bo given The Sunday Hurald for tho space it devotes to this order. In tho issue of The Sunday Herald of Febru ary 1 tho Grand Lodgo commltteo on appeals nnd grievances was inadvertently omitted. It con sists of Past Grand Architect T. H. Watson, F. S. Niekirk, and P. J. Cooksoy. At tho rncetingofCapitalLodgeNo.il Wednes day Past Master E. H. Bradford.who had been ill for two weeks, was present. Bro. H. Truxell was reported as improving. Grand Arohlteot It. B. Wilson and Vico Grand Architect G. W. Berry wore in attendance. Columbia Lodgo No. 1, tho mother lodgo of this jurisdiction, wan largely attended Tuesdny night last. Tbo 3d or Muster's degreo was con ferred, nnd qutto it number of applications woro received Past Grnnd Architect Joseph Acton, who has been ill, is out. Grand Architect it. B. Wilson and Grand Secretary Ed w. Bawsol were in attendance. Tho Grand Architect has coramonced his per sonal visitations, having thus far visited Anchor No. 0, Columbia No: 1, Capital No. 11, and Friend ship No. 7, and found them to bo In a llourlshinir condition. Ho is muoh pleased with tho im provement of tho rendition of tho degreo work, and usks that tho old system of visitation among lodges bo continued. At tho meeting of Anchor Lodgo No. 9 Monday Messrs. ltuss, Klrohnor, and Hoff wore elected members. Mr. Lipphard was given tho 1st do grco and Bro. Butler tho 2d. Entertaining re marks were made by Past Musters A. T. Evans, ThomuB E. Clark, S.T.Ernest, and A. G. Ste vens. Grand Arohitect AVilson gavo tho lodge somo wholesome instruction. Friendship Lodge No. 7 hold a very interesting session Wednesday night, with Worthy Master W. T. Gaylo in tho chair. Tho Apprentice do crreo wus conferred upon Mr. William Scrivener. Mr. John H. Gibson made application for membership. Friendship Lodgo contem plates visiting soon n sister lodgo ol Baltimore, Friendship Lodgo will give nn entertnlnment nt Carroll Hall March 5. At tho session of Lufayotte Lodgo No. 13 Feb ruary 5F. Monroe took tho 2d degree and was elected to recoivo tho lid. It. H, Chase received tho 3d degiee. Lufuvctio wus lavorcd with a representation from ovory lodgo in this jurisdic tion except Goodwill No. 11. Among tho visitors were Vico Grand Architect G. W. Borry, Past Grand Architect J. AV. Carter, and Worthy Mas ter 1. Troth, of Columbia No. 1. Haloyon Commandery Friday evening last conteried the 1st degreo on D. L.Thomas and Christopher Columbue. Tho commaudery was agreeably surprised by a visit from members of Goodwill, Mount Vernon, and Meridian Com mandcrics. Lady Nellio Landon. of Meridian, presided nt tho piano, and Sir Knights W. G. Perry. S. I. G root, J. W. Cheney, A.M. Prootor, nnd W. II. Pope, of Goodwill, and Sir Knight M, L. Vennblo made 6hort speeches. Tho visitors woro cordially welcomed jn appropriate re marks by Noblo Commander G. E. Toepper. Pants marked dowu to $3.00. Eisoman Bros., 7th and E. "Golden Gate." Finest American claret in tho market. To Kalon Wine Company, 014 Fourteenth street. Drink Tannhuaser beer. H. Benzler. TcINGr'Sl Ladies The Largest and RAT n IVllQQAQ In wax Millinprw (tan his win pwBI li&lllOB W U u JJ IN ALL SHAPES AND ALL COLORS. 4 .In All Shapes and 812-814 Independent Order of RecUabites. (A. M. Dewey, II. C. R.) Redemption Tent No. 144 hnstwo candidates for initiation at tho next meeting. Westorn Tent No. 1C5 is to bo located in George town before tho end of this month. Tho Friendship Juniors bavo initiations every Saturday oveninpr. under tho supervision of High Chief Ruler A. M. Dewey. Purity Tons No. 4 (Woman's Branch) was rep resented at tho recent session of tho Grand Tent by Sisters Llda Murray, Clara Price, Josephine Mills, and S. E. Ellis. Friendship Tent No. 73 has furnished another missionary ajrent, Bro. Frank I. Stowart having: been commissioned a Deputy Hiph Chief ltulor for a portion of tho State of Now York. High Secretary-Treasurer L. n. Patterson re ports that durlntr tho past two weeks ho has sent supplies for tonts to Now York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Indiana, Illinois, Maryland, and North Carolina. Pants marked down to 82.1)0. Eisoman Bros., 7th and.E. In last Sunday's issuo of The Herat.d there appeared a reference to Eaglo Tent No. 2, whloh recontly held tho forty-second anniversary of its organization, as tho ''lato" Eaglo Tent. This got Into tho paper inadvertently, and does a manifest injustice to Eagle Tent, which is ono of tho oldest in tho District nnd is in a Nourishing condition. Tho tent has adopted and transmitted to this ofllco a sot of resolutions properly char acterizing tho designation of it ns tho "lato" Eaglo Tent, and showing tlint It is in a very lively condition indeed. Pants marked down to SO. Eisoman Bros., 7th and E. Independent Order ol'Rcchabites. (F. E. DoYoo, II. C. R.) Ilobor Tent No. 10 added three to its member ship Monday evening'. Union Tent No. 87 initiated W.L. Hodgers, J.V. It. Towers, and W.T. Hennings Wednesday even ing, and good-of-the-order remarks were made by Mes3rs. W. It. Hunt. N. Bunch. Edmund Burke, Grand Deputy ltuler 3. C, Eller, and others. Cammaok Tent No. GO is taking stops to get nn initiatory outfit that will ho a credit to tho or der, Qeorgo O. Thompson Tent No. 3 initiated one member Thursday night and conferred tho 1st degreo on two. Heber Tent No. 19 and Union Tont No. 87 each hold a hop next Tuesduy evening, Tho ltechabites of tho District will turn out in a bodv to visit tho liecbabito fair in Alexandria noxt Friday evening. A tomperanco rally will bo held in Northeast Washington this evening. Members will meet in Columbia Tent room and turn out in regalia. James Christopher Lee, who haB been elected to tho highest ofllco in tho District for tbo third time, is nearly fifty-one years of nge. Ho has been a Itechablto for sixteen years, and has commanded tbo respect of tho order's member ship at all times. His many friends are highly elated over his reflection. Overcoats marked down to SO.OO. Eiseman Bros., 7th and E. 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