Terre Haute Ind Thursday Jan 13th 1876

Minute Proceedings of Vigo Lodge No 16 B L F.

Meeting called to order at 8. OClock P. M.

Brother Debs was elected to fill the chair during session. The following members held offices for the evening

Bro Debs as Master - Bro White as V. M - Bro Wolfe as R. S. - Bro Bennet as F. S. also - Bro Southard as Warden - Bro Miller as Condr - Bro Baker as IG - Bro Burns as OG and Bro Kerlin as P.M. Lodge opened in form and business proceeded with.

1st Closed - 2d Minutes of previous meeting adopted. 3d Closed - 4th Closed - 5th Closed - 6th Closed - 7th Closed - 8th Closed - 9th Received proposition for admission of C. Beckwith - Age 24 - Res T. H. Occupation Fireman Recommended by Bros White and Quiett.

Bros Miller - Bennet and Baker were apptd to investigate the applicant. Closed - 10th Closed - 11th Closed - 12th Closed - 13th Closed - 14th Motion made and seconded that the Grand Dues of our Lodge amounting to $39.00 be paid out of the ball money - Carried. Regular motion made and seconded that Bro F. Mullen should be called upon to present himself at the next regular meeting to answer for his recent unbecoming conduct. - Carried. Bros A. Mullen - Bennet and White were apptd as the committee to see Bro F. Mullen. Bros Southard - Miller - Kerlin and Burns were admitted into new ceremonies. Members present were Bros White - Southard - Miller - Debs - Wolfe - Kerlin - Bennet - Burns and Baker.

Close of Meeting No 52

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