Terre Haute, Ind. June 10th, 1883
The Lodge met in regular session.
The minutes of the proceeding meeting were read and accepted.
On motion the rules were suspended & the [---]
Reports of Committees.
The following propositions for membership were read & --
A. A. Harley recommended by C. M. Thock.
The foregoing propositions were referred to Bros. Ebbage, Larr and Goren for investigation.
Reports of Committees: --
The Committees appointed to speak upon Messrs G. H. Godfrey and Ed. Thaw reported favorably.
The reports were concurred and the committee discharged.
Balloting for Candidates
G. H. Godfrey and Ed Thaw were balloted for and duly elected to become members of the Lodge.
The following bills were read & allowed: --
Express and Gazette advertising $3.00
Bro. Ivan Swanson asked for & was granted a traveling card.
The communication of Eureka Lodge No
14 inviting No
16 to their picnic on June 28th
was read & accepted with the thanks of the Lodge.
The meeting then discharged.
Read and approved June 24th
Eugene V. Debs
Close of the regular meeting June 10th1883