Volume LIVFebruary 2007Number 1

Military Presentations were the Theme for Widow's Night

Mae Graybill and Debra Shuey, wife of Ronald H. Shuey, W.M., who organized the Widow's Night Event.

Lowther Manor Lodge No.781, at its June 13 Stated Meeting, presented an evening of entertainment for the ladies and widows of the lodge. The speakers were Mrs. Mae Graybill (widow of Bro. Harvey Graybill) and Bro. Vaughn L. Schwalm. Mrs. Graybill gave an interesting and enlightening speech on her experiences as a "Rosie the Riveter" during WWII. She displayed memorabilia which she has collected through the years depicting "Rosie the Riveter," and answered questions from the ladies.

Bro. Schwalm is a Master Sergeant Flight Engineer on EC-130E aircraft at the 193rd SOW, Harrisburg International Airport in Middletown, Pa. MSgt. Schwalm showed a 45-minute Discovery Channel program titled "Commando Solo: Afghan Skies," depicting the 193rd while they deployed to a desert location, flying psychological operation missions over Afghanistan.

Brethren, what do you have planned for the widows of YOUR lodge during the months of April, May or June?

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