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1970 WGM

Lois H. Summers Worthy Grand Matron 1970 - 1971
Lois H. Summers Worthy Grand Matron 1970 – 1971

482 Chapters
Membership – 113,873

Largest Chapter – York #169 – 625 Members
Most Initiations – Schuykill #338 – 30 Members

Sister Anna Schofield, Grand Secretary, Retired At The End Of This Session. Action Was Taken To Provide The Grand Secretary Emeritus A $200 A Month Benefit. Sister Anna Had 41 Years Of Service In The Office.

A New Committee, ‘Youth”, Was Formed. Purpose Was To Put “You” In Our Youth Program.

There Were 167 Golden Stars In Attendance And They Were Entertained At A Tea In Their Honor.

Share Our Substance – 1,825,785 Cancelled Stamps Sent To Church World Service. Food Was Purchased And Sent To Help Victims Of Peru And Pakistan Who Have Experienced Unfortunate Events.

1970 WGP

Ross E. Leader Worthy Grand Patron 1970 - 1971
Ross E. Leader Worthy Grand Patron 1970 – 1971

482 Chapters
Membership – 113,873

Largest Chapter – York #169 – 625 Members
Most Initiations – Schuykill #338 – 30 Members

Sister Anna Schofield, Grand Secretary, Retired At The End Of This Session. Action Was Taken To Provide The Grand Secretary Emeritus A $200 A Month Benefit. Sister Anna Had 41 Years Of Service In The Office.

A New Committee, ‘Youth”, Was Formed. Purpose Was To Put “You” In Our Youth Program.

There Were 167 Golden Stars In Attendance And They Were Entertained At A Tea In Their Honor.

Share Our Substance – 1,825,785 Cancelled Stamps Sent To Church World Service. Food Was Purchased And Sent To Help Victims Of Peru And Pakistan Who Have Experienced Unfortunate Events.

1970 Grand Officers

PENNSYLVANIA GRAND CHAPTER OFFICERS 1970-1971
PENNSYLVANIA GRAND CHAPTER OFFICERS 1970-1971

First Row: Barbara Adams, Gr. Cond., Anna K. Schofield, Gr. Sec., Ross Leader, WGP, Lois Summers, WGM, Mary Johns, AGM, Jack Seltzer, AGP, Edythe Matter, Gr. Treas., Margaret Finley, AGC.
Second Row:  Thelma M. Shaffer, Gr. Adah;  Loretta K. Clark, Gr. Ruth;  Eliza M. Yearick, Gr. Esther; Mildred D. Moffatt, Gr. Martha;  Mary R. Sheraw, Gr. Electa.
Third Row:  Beatrice L. Grenoble, Gr. Chaplain;  Evelyn N. Wiggins, Gr. Marshal;  Donald C. Klinger, Gr. Sentinel;  Sara C. Dunkelberger Kutz, Gr. Organist;   Helen Thomas, Gr. Warder

Officer Chapter Office
Lois H. Summers 290 Worthy Grand Matron
Ross E. Leader 99 Worthy Grand Patron
Mary S. Johns 48 Associate -Grand Matron
John R. Seltzer 284 Associate Grand Patron
Anna K. Schofield 295 Grand Secretay
Edythe T. Matter 82 Grand Treasurer
Barbara E. Adams 425 Grand Conductress
Margaret M. Finley 153 Associate Grand Conductress
Evelyn D. Moody, P.G.M. 391 Chairman (I year) Grand Trustee
Phyllis R. Hopkins 355 (2 years) Grand Trustree
George D. W. Koenig P.G.P. 466 (3 years) Grand Trustee
Beatrice L. Grenoble 459 Grand Chaplain
Evelyn N. Wiggins 290 Grand Marshal
Sara C. Dunkelberger 449 Grand Organist
Thelma M. Shaffer 183 Grand Adah
Loretta K. Clark 290 Grand Ruth
Eliza M. Yearick 283 Grand Esther
Mildred D. Moffatt 406 Grand Martha
Mary R. Sheraw 290 Grand Electa
Helen Thomas 387 Grand Warder
Donald C. Klinger 326 Grand Sentinel

1970 Session

SESSIONS COMMITTEE  1970-1971
SESSIONS COMMITTEE 1970-1971

LEFT TO RIGHT:  Vivian M. Branick, Catherine H. Taber, Vivian A. McCullough, Virginia M. Fickes,  Elsie C. Fleck,  Lois H. Summers, Janet Weinzeti,  Clara May Dunn, Luella L. Carn, Marian P. Faris, Jacqueline Evans, Mary Lou Suckling, Edna Harriet Crick.