1952 WGM

Myrtle M. Jackson Worthy Grand Matron 1952 - 1953
Myrtle M. Jackson Worthy Grand Matron 1952 – 1953

FIFTY-NINTH SESSION – PHILADELPHIA – JUNE 1953

521 Chapters
Membership – 119,587

Largest Chapter – Altoona #290 – 847 Members
Most Initiations – Carrick #231 – 43 Members

The Finance Committee Presented Facts That We Were Spending More To Maintain Our Homes Than Received From Per Capita. It Was Recommended That A Homes Planning Committee Act As An Advisory Committee To The W.G.M. And To The Grand Chapter In All Matters Having To Do With Expenditures For The Homes.

We Had 15 Guests In The Felicitas Home, 31 In The Eastern Home, And 28 In The Western Home.

Money And Care Packages Were Sent To Needy Families In The Soviet Sector In Berlin, Germany.

Budget For 1954-55 Was $132,971.36.