1955 WGM

Florentine E. Davidson Worthy Grand Matron 1955 - 1956
Florentine E. Davidson Worthy Grand Matron 1955 – 1956

SIXTY-SECOND SESSION – PITTSBURGH – JUNE 1956

533 Chapters
Membership – 125,492

Largest Chapter – Altoona #290 – 795 Members
Most Initiations – Squirrel Hill #442 – 35 Members

Three Chapters Have Membership Over 700 And Seven Chapters Have Membership Over 600.

The Grand Secretary, Margaret B. Alexander, Retired After 25 Years In That Position. Sister Alexander Was Made Grand Secretary Emeritus And Given A Monthly Honorarium Of $100.00.

A New Committee Homes Auxiliary: Its Purpose Was To Create A Keener Interest In The Three Homes Through Service And Contributions, All Entirely Voluntary. $19,309 Was Realized From This Committee, Plus Gifts And Hours Of Volunteer Work

Home Planning: Budget For Homes
Felicitas – 18 Guests – $50,555
Eastern – 47 Guests – $60,852
Western – 41 Guests – $40,846