Clipped From The Brookshire Times
Kaly Rotary Club Begins Hew Year New officers of the Katy Rotary Club were installed last Thursday night by past District Governor Farley Sanford of El Campo. H. D. McClain was installed president. L. D. Robinson, vice president; Garber Short, secretary and Fred Rylander, treasurer. Directors are John Larsen, M, L. Scott and A. W. Thompson. Mr. Sanford is very active in boy scout work in El Campo serving the Sam Houston Area for 20 years. He has served on the Board of Education and other organizations of his city where he is in the insurance and real estate business. Mr. Sanford spoke on Rotary work, the good that can spread when each Rotarian uses the 4-way test in everything he does. He cited the principals of Rotary which remain the same under new leadership. With a spirit of team work there would be a spiritual growth for each individual, he said. He challenged the members to bring about better family life with love and goodness and to instill in the youth the love of God arid Americanism. Out-going president, Albert Thompson expressed the gratitude of the Rotarians for the part they contribute towards the success' of the club. He introduced Mrs. Melvin Scott who sarig'^'We Three" and "Dear Hearts and Gentle People", accompanied by Mrs. Freddie Hoyt, 'Mr. Scott Jed in the group singing. ' Award pins-were-presented by Mr. Thompson. Arthur Miller and Jim Watson received 10 year pins, Walter Dierschke received his 11 year pin. Past president and past secretary, pins went to Albert Thompson and Carey Pitts, respectively. Several received one year pins for 100 % attendance.