Terre Haute Ind March 9

The lodge opened in Regular Session Bro Ebbage in the chair the minutes of the last meeting were Read and approved

Propositions for Membership
The name of Arthur Cook was proposed and Refered [sic] to the following Committee Larr Godfrey & J White
Reports of Committees
The committee to whom was Refered [sic] the application of John L Taylor Reported favorable after being Recomended [sic] by the Examining Phisician [sic]

Balloting for Candidates
The ballot being spread for John L Taylor he was declared Elected
Initiation of Candidates
John L Taylor being in waiting he was duly initiated a member of the B of L F and a Worthy member of Vigo Lodge No16
A communication from Bro Bennett Regarding some members and their Explusion and the payment of some of their dues

Bills for Allowance

A Bill of $150 for Receipts and also a bill for 500 Letter Head amounting $150were allowed also a Gas Bill for Jan 150 and Feb $115
Financier Report
The financier Report was Read and ordered placed on file also the Grand Secy & Tres Report was Read and placed on file

Unfinished business
Bro H L Jones dues & assessments were allowed and also H W Smith dues & ass for this quarter Bro Pat McNuny was allowed his dues & assessments Bro L Kilmer was declared Expelled Brother Smith was also declared Expelled also Bro Regan Expelled on motion the trustees of Vigo lodge was instructed to oppose the sub letting of this hall carried
    Receipts of the Meeting $450
There being no further business the lodge closed in due form.

E. V. Debs
  Master   John. F. O'Reilly Secy

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