1948-01-09 Page 6
Mrs. Howard Bish Heads Sandstone
At a recent meeting of Sandstone Rebekah Lodge No. 83 held in the I.O.O.F. Temple, Mrs. J. E. Beckett, district deputy president, assisted by Mrs. Flora Heagle as marshal and staff, installed officers in their respective chairs. Mrs. Howard Bish was elected noble grand.
The slate includes: junior past noble grand, Mrs. Emma Fraser; noble grand, Mrs. Bish; vice-grand, Mrs. S. R. Lawrence; recording secretary, Mrs. A. S. Dewis; financial secretary, Mrs. A. R. Williams; treasurer, Mrs. Stella Smith; warden, Mrs. Arthur Gell; conductor, Mrs. E. C. Ross; chaplain, Mrs. Grace McBratney; musician, Mrs. W. J. Barnes; right supporter noble grand, Mrs. C. R. Bunn; left supporter noble grand, Mrs. R. H. Montgomery; right supporter vice-grand, Miss Roberta MacLachlan; left supporter vice-grand, Mrs. B. C. Lockhart; inside guardian, Mrs. Othelia Grein; and outside guardian, Mrs. Fred Parrott.
Mrs. Bish on behalf of the lodge presented Mrs. Beckett with a gift and Mrs. Stella Smith gave Mrs. Emma Fraser, junior past noble grand, a past noble grand's certificate.
Refreshments were served at the close of the meeting by Mrs. T. V. Armstrong and Mrs. Fred Parrott.
Extracted by J. Kynman 2015-08-08