Lodge of Research to Meet Dec. 6

The annual meeting of the Pennsylvania Lodge of Research will convene at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 6, in eastern Pennsylvania at Springfield-Hanby Lodge No. 767, 400 Woodland Ave. (Rt. 420), Springfield. Officers for 2004 will be elected and installed.

Three papers will be presented. One will be on Gutzon Borglum, the architect for Mt. Rushmore, who transformed "the rough ashlar" (the mountain's face) to the perfect ashlar, creating the "Shrine to Democracy." Another will be on Bro. Samuel C. Perkins, R.W.P.G.M., who was R.W. Grand Master in 1872 and was a Grand High Priest. The third paper will be a topic selected and presented by John W. Postlewait, the S.W., who is the candidate for W.M. of the Lodge of Research.

James L. Sieber, W.M., reminded that all Master Masons are welcome to attend the meeting of the Lodge of Research. A hot lunch will be available after the meeting for $7.