There was a joint session last night of the George H. Thomas Post and the Ladies circle of the G. A. R. The meetings opened with patriotic songs by the audience, led by Mrs. Emma Peterson. Then followed the installation of officers and several short speeches by different comrades. The installation ceremonies conducted by Judge Benson for the post and Mrs. Kibbe of Princeton for the circle were impressive and interesting. Captain S. R. Beckwith was made command ing officer, and the following members I of the circle took the oath of office: President, Mrs. John McCowen. Senior Vice president, Mrs. Washburn. Treasurer, Mrs. Diehl. Secretary, Mrs. Peterson. Conductress, Mrs. Morrow. Assistant conductress, Mrs. Orr. Guide, Mrs. Manley. Assistant guide, Mrs. Presson.