Category Archives: 1920-1929

1929 WGM

Jessie K. Berlin Worthy Grand Matron 1929 - 1930
Jessie K. Berlin Worthy Grand Matron 1929 – 1930

THIRTY-SIXTH SESSION – ALLENTOWN – JUNE 1930

460 Chapters
Membership – 88,061

Largest Chapter – Mizpah #49 – 66 Members
Most Initiations – Blue Mountain #441 – 61 Members

Nine Guests Were In Residence In The Eastern Home. Eleven Guests Were In Residence In The Western Home.

The Two Cows At The Western Home Were Sold For $238.90.

Sister Mabel Miller Was Elected Grand Treasurer To Succeed Belle C. Williams, Who Had Served As The Grand Treasurer Since 1898 (32 Years).

1929 WGP

Thomas Meany, Jr. Worthy Grand Patron 1929 - 1930
Thomas Meany, Jr. Worthy Grand Patron 1929 – 1930

THIRTY-SIXTH SESSION – ALLENTOWN – JUNE 1930

460 Chapters
Membership – 88,061

Largest Chapter – Mizpah #49 – 66 Members
Most Initiations – Blue Mountain #441 – 61 Members

Nine Guests Were In Residence In The Eastern Home. Eleven Guests Were In Residence In The Western Home.

The Two Cows At The Western Home Were Sold For $238.90.

Sister Mabel Miller Was Elected Grand Treasurer To Succeed Belle C. Williams, Who Had Served As The Grand Treasurer Since 1898 (32 Years).

1928 WGM

Jane M. Roberts Worthy Grand Matron 1928 - 1929
Jane M. Roberts Worthy Grand Matron 1928 – 1929

THIRTY-FIFTH SESSION – PITTSBURGH – JUNE 1929

448 Chapters
Membership – 84,862

Largest Chapter – Orient #35 – 670 Members
Most Initiations – The Glen #425 – 60 Members

$100.00 Was Donated To Flood Sufferers Of Puerto Rico. $135.00 Was Donated To Flood Sufferers Of Florida.

The Eastern O.E.S. Home In Philadelphia Was Purchased June 1929, Furnished And Dedicated. That Evening A Banquet And All Was Held At The Bellevue Stratford.

Some Of The Gifts Presented To The Home Were A Dinner Gong, Victrola, Reading Glasses, And $200.00 Toward The Purchase Of A Cow.

1928 WGP

Orin W. McElwee Worthy Grand -Patron 1928 - 1929
Orin W. McElwee Worthy Grand -Patron 1928 – 1929

THIRTY-FIFTH SESSION – PITTSBURGH – JUNE 1929

448 Chapters
Membership – 84,862

Largest Chapter – Orient #35 – 670 Members
Most Initiations – The Glen #425 – 60 Members

$100.00 Was Donated To Flood Sufferers Of Puerto Rico. $135.00 Was Donated To Flood Sufferers Of Florida.

The Eastern O.E.S. Home In Philadelphia Was Purchased June 1929, Furnished And Dedicated. That Evening A Banquet And All Was Held At The Bellevue Stratford.

Some Of The Gifts Presented To The Home Were A Dinner Gong, Victrola, Reading Glasses, And $200.00 Toward The Purchase Of A Cow.

1927 WGM

Bertha E. Hamilton Worth Grand Matron 1927 - 1928
Bertha E. Hamilton Worth Grand Matron 1927 – 1928

THIRTY-FOURTH SESSION – CONNEAUT LAKE – JUNE 1928

423 Chapters
Membership – 80,936

Education Loans Were Made In The Amount Of $350.00 Each.

Grand Chapter Was To Be Responsible For The Rental Of A Suitable Place To Accommodate The Session Of Grand Chapter.

Per Capita Tax Was $.50 -$.25 Would Go To The Support Of The Eastern Star Home.

The Incoming W.G.M. Was Empowered To Appoint A Committee To Select A Site For A Home In The East And To Arrange For The Building Of Same.

1927 WGP

John L. Cole Worthy Grand Patron 1927 - 1928
John L. Cole Worthy Grand Patron 1927 – 1928

THIRTY-FOURTH SESSION – CONNEAUT LAKE – JUNE 1928

423 Chapters
Membership – 80,936

Education Loans Were Made In The Amount Of $350.00 Each.

Grand Chapter Was To Be Responsible For The Rental Of A Suitable Place To Accommodate The Session Of Grand Chapter.

Per Capita Tax Was $.50 -$.25 Would Go To The Support Of The Eastern Star Home.

The Incoming W.G.M. Was Empowered To Appoint A Committee To Select A Site For A Home In The East And To Arrange For The Building Of Same.