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Knight Templar Election

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Parent Issue
Day
10
Month
March
Year
1899
Copyright
Public Domain
OCR Text

The annual election of Ann Arbor Commandery, Knights Templar, occarred Wednesday and resulted in the election of the following ofïicers: J. Fred Hoelzle, eminent commander; W. H. Guerin, generalísimo; Eoss Granger, captain general; Rev. W. Gardam, prelate; E. H. Eberbach, senior warden; N. D. Gates, junior warden; C. E. Hiscock, treasurer; John W. Bennett, recorder; . W. S. Carpenter, standard bearer; II. F. Miller, sword bearer; J. Taylor; sentinel; B. F. Watts, trustee. A committee was appointed to secure auitable testimonial f rom the commandery to retiring Eminent Commander Moore. A letter was also written to the new captain general, Ross Granger, and signed by many members present. The letter is as follows: Beloved Sik Knight:- In accordance with the instructions of the Sir Knights present at the regular conclave of this commandery held this evening whose names are hereto appended, 1 take extreme pleaSure ia advisiug you of the unanimous action of this commandery in re-electing you to the office of Captain General of this commandery for the ensuing year. Sir Knight, be well assured of the high esteem and endearing esteem of your fraters and of their fervent hope that you may bespeedilyrestored to their arms, sound, happy and heart whole. This letter was signed by about fifty Sir Knights, beingeveryone present.