Terre Haute Indiana Sunday August 22/80
The Meeting was called to order at 3 oclock P.M. Worthy Master Ebbage in the chair and the following members present, Viz:
Ebbage Bennet - E. M. Sherbourne, James Smith, Fox, Benz, Haggart, Dodson, Flaherty, Wolfe, Southard, Debs, Rugan and Bundy.
The committee on investigation reported favorably on Messrs. Larr, Brake, Lantz and Haley applicants for membership. The four candidates were balloted on and duly elected to become members.
A bill $105
in favor of D. P. Cox for medicine furnished John Cleary an expelled member was allowed.
Harry Baugh an elected candidate being present was admitted to full membership in the order.
Edward Barrett an expelled member petitioned for a reinstatement.
The chair appointed Brothers Dodson, Fox and Bennett as a committee in the matter. On motion the committee was instructed to inform Mr. Barrett to pay in the amount of $300
on or before the last meeting in September and then he would be reinstated in due form otherwise the petition would not be granted.
The committee to whom was referred the
Sunday August 22d 1880 "continued"
petition of Wm
Barr for reinstatement was instructed to collect $5.00
from Mr. Barr on or before the last meeting in September and that unless the said amount was collected on or before the said date the petition could not be granted.
On motion each of the preceding amounts were to include $100
for Grand Dues.
Installation of Officers
The following Officers for the year 1880-81 were duly installed, Viz:
||Eugene V. Debs
|E. M. Sherbourne
||O. E. Fox
The meeting then adjourned.
Close of the regular Meeting August 22/80