New York, NY: Royal Arch Masons Ancient Chapter No. 1, 1874. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Item #27094
Royal Arch Mason ephemera, including: Addresses of M.E. William Fowler, H.P., to the members...on the Evening for Election of Officers...1874, 1875, 1876; these three addresses are bound in one: 9 + 12 + 7 pages. Address of M.E. Samuel Jones, H.P. 1881; 11 pages; with separate 4-page list of members. Address of M.E. Benjamin F. Haskin, H.P., 1882; 11 pages; + list of members as above. 1883 Address also by Haskin; 11 pages. Address of M.E. J. Arthur Levy, H.P. 1884, 13 pages. 1885 Address also by Levy; 16 pages + list of members. 1886 list of members only. Address of M.E. Edward P. Wilder, H.P. 1887, 15 pages. These addresses act as annual reports, with membership details, revenues, convocation news, debts, assets, fraternal news including obituaries and short eulogies of members. These average approx. 5 3/4" x 9" size, with the separate membership directories a little smaller. All are bound in the original paper covers. Some wear & spotting to some; old fold lines; the bright orange paper cover of the Fowler Address as offset to and darkened the title page; in very good condition.