K of P Social 1916
V KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS SOCIAL A largely attended social session and meeting of Wyoming Valley Lodge, No. 172, K. of P., was held on Tuesday evening in its hall and a number of visiting members were in attendance. The rank of esquire was conferred on a class of candidates'. Those assisting the ncilng chancellor commande Rchard Doughton, were P. C. Author actng as vce chancellor; Past Chancellor Chancellor Smauel Harrson, actng as prelate, and Past Chancellor WUam Thomas. After the decree work the social session session was held and Prof. J. O. Herman presided and Introduced the speakers in a happy- happy- manner. A number of addresses addresses explanatory and eulogistic of the order were made by Past Chancellor Chancellor John Hatten, who spoke on the good of the" order and its origin in Washington City about a half century ago; Richard Doughton, on ritualistic work, which were interesting and in-structlce, in-structlce, in-structlce, and by Jonah A. Davis, Fred Williams, Richard N. Jones. Several solos were rendered by Samuel Harrison and Jnmes E. Jones, Jr. Exhibitions Exhibitions of heavy weight balancing were given by Adam Dunn, who surprised surprised all present by his remarkable strength. The committee which arranged arranged for the feast and entertainment, was composed of John T. Perry, Thomas G Evans, James Dukas, Herbert Herbert Hill and Daniel B. Thomas.