SHW sloat monument 1910 Monterey

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Ban- officers 16, will conducted commander; E. warder; and ' will Mrs. 8am-ued The Stlch SIM MONUMENT TO BE UNVEILED Masons and Federal Officials to . Conduct rae Dedication at Monterey. SAN FRANCISCO, Maar 14. The Rear Admiral John D. Sloat monument will be unveiled In Monterey June 14 of this year by the M. W. Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of California, under under the auspices of the ,t?nlted States government and the immediate direction of Lieutenant Colonel John Biddle, TJ. S. A. As June 14 is national Flag Day and also Bear Flag;. Day, the dedicatory ceremonies ceremonies will be particularly appropfiatet as it was on June 14, 1848, that the Bear flag was formally hauled down, Commodore Commodore Sloat raising the . American flag Juno 7 and formally taking possession of California in the name of the United States. i The Sloat monument committee was organized by Major Edwin A. Sherman, a veteran : of the Mexican war, July . 5, 18S6, as a temporary body, and reorganized reorganized In its present form on December December 6 of the same year. The members of the committee are: General Thomas E. Ketcham, V. M. W., president; the Honorable William M. Boggs, "V. M. W., first vice-president; vice-president; vice-president; Colonel A. Andrews, V. M. W., second vice-president; vice-president; vice-president; Major Edwin A. Sherman, Sherman, V. M. W., secretary; - Samuel W. Levy, treasurer; committeemen, Francis Dourt, V. M. W. ; Senator George C. Perkins, the Rev. A. A. McAllister, U. S. N., retired; Dr. James I. Cogswell, Frank Mattison. Henry F. tWllllams, Miss Clara K. ; Whittenmyer, former president N. D. G. W.; Lewis A. Spirzer, William Franklin Pierce, George E. Kennedy and Samuel H. Wagener. of will of now P.- P.- by It The will and no enough losses. . any to a admitted Relief in temporary believed greatly admitted, con--sidered allowed of and in so

Clipped from Oakland Tribune15 May 1910, SunPage 20

Oakland Tribune (Oakland, California)15 May 1910, SunPage 20
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