Terre Haute Ind Nov 11th 1883


The Lodge met in Regular session Worthy Master E. V. Debs in the chair The minutes of the previous meeting were read and approved
Propositions for Membership
The name of Frank Fox was proposed and was Refered [sic] to Robt Ebbage James Smith and Fred Wood
Reports of Committees
The Trustees not having their report ready was granted further time
Admission of Candidates
Mr. Ed Mumper an Elected Candidate was admitted to full membership in our order
Communication
A communication from Bro Greeson stating that on account of Sore Eyes he was not able to pay his dues & assessments it was moved seconded and Carried that Bro Greeson be allowed his dues and assessments until Jan 1st 1884
Election of Officers
As the expiration of the Office of Brother Frank Smith as Magazine Agent the Master announced the nominations were in order the names of Bro J Smith & Bro Ed Miller were placed in nomination. Bro J Smith having received a majority of all the votes cast he was declared elected
Bro Mack E B Glen was granted a traveling card Bro Debs thanked the members of Vigo Lodge Nothbirth day in an able and eloquent manner so peculiar to his character

Receipts of the meeting five dollars

There being no further business the meeting adjourned

John F O'Reilly                              Eugene V. Debs
                        Secretary                         Master

Close of Meeting Sunday Nov 11th 1883

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