Terre Haute Nov 22 188 [sic]

The lodge met in Regular Session Worthy Master E V Debs in the chair The minutes of the Previous meeting were Read and approved

Reports of Committee
The Committee to whom was Refered [sic] the Application of Nelson Ensey Reported Favorable On motion the Report was concurred in an [sic] the committee discharged
The ballot being spread Nelson Ensey was declared Elected as a member of Vigo lodge No 16 B of L F.

Tippecanoe lodge 36 was granted to permission to Initiate Mr Warren
On motion the secy was instructed to notify Lodge 36 of the Action of No16

The financiers Report was Read and on motion the Report was concurred

Receipts of the Meeting $500 from Wesley Warren

Miscellaneous Business
The Secretary Read the call from No16 to the various lodges on the Vandalia System to meet in this Hall to make any arrangements they may deem proper on Regard to wages of firemen Switch Engineers and Hostlers after the Reading of the call it was moved Seconded and carried that the call be concurred in and placed on file On motion the Rates of Wages were to be discussed first as this matter did not belong virtually to No16 so the Record of this meeting be not Recorded in the minutes

There being no further business the lodge closed in Regular form

John F. O'Reilly

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