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Man Heads Pythians
Oscar Eritsland, of Lethbridge, was elected grand chancellor for Alberta of the Grand Lodge of the Knights of Pythias at the 31st session of the lodge which concluded Friday afternoon.
Other officers elected were: grand vice chancellor, Jim McLellan, of Calgary; prelate, Harry Low, Innisfail; grand secretary, Earl Bassett, Medicine Hat; grand treasurer, Ernest Townsend, Medicine Hat; grand master-at-arms, Harold Short, Elnora; grand inner guard, George Miller, Calgary; grand outer guard, Arthur McCue, Calgary; grand trustee, F. E. Grout, Medicine Hat; and grand administrator of the benevolent fund, R.T. Williams, Edmonton.
Ray Schilling, Butte, Montana, district deputy supreme chancellor was the installing officer.
Extracted by J. Kynman 2015-10-16