- Mar 22, 2011: ADOPTED
- Mar 22, 2011: REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
- Mar 18, 2011: REFERRED TO FINANCE
ATIVE RESOLUTION commemorating the 150th Anniversary of Massena Lodge 513 S, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize and pay e to those fraternal organizations of high purpose and worthy lishment whose endeavors have faithfully served the welfare of the ns of the State of New York; and EAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long- ng traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to commem- the 150th Anniversary of Massena Masons Lodge 513; and EAS, To observe this auspicious event, officers of the New York Lodge, the central body of Masonry in the State, and those from oring Ontario, Canada, gathered at Massena Masons Lodge 513 on ay, February 26, 2011, for a day of Masonic traditions, Celtic and celebration; and EAS, Many festivities were held throughout the day including a cation Ceremony using the Masonic symbols of corn, wine, and oil, ed by the Lodge meeting and culminating with a Banquet; and EAS, The current Massena Lodge 513 received its charter from the Lodge of New York State in 1861, just weeks after the Civil War and EAS, The Charter members consisting of men representing all walks e included: RW Charles Uhle, Jr., Grand Warden; RW James Sullivan, Grand Master; W John Schneider, Master, Massena Lodge; RW William , Grand Treasurer; RW Thomas Jenison, District Deputy Grand , 2nd St. Lawrence District; RW C. Joseph Rutherford, Grand Direc- Ceremonies, 2nd St. Lawrence District; VW Charles Deacon, Grand d, Ontario, Canada; RW Randall G. Ball, Assistant Grand Lecturer, . Lawrence District; RW Fredertick Rogers, Grand Chaplain, 1st Lawrence District; RW John Dwyer, Deputy Grand Standard Bearer; RW n Ruggles, Jr., Grand Deacon; RW John Krupp, Deputy Grand Marshal; glas Cameron, District Deputy Grand Master, Ontario, Canada; RW Ed Assistant Grand Lecturer, 1st St. Lawrence District; RW Terry Grand Director of Ceremonies, 1st St. Lawrence District; RW Neil District Deputy Grand Master, 1st St. Lawrence District; and EAS, Organizations of singular distinction as the Massena Masons 513 provide a model for enhancing the quality of life in the ity and, as such, merit the grateful praise of the community of ate of New York; and EAS, It is the custom of this Legislative Body that when insti- s of such noble aims and accomplishments are brought to our atten- they should be celebrated and recognized by all the citizens of eat State of New York; now, therefore, be it LVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to orate the 150th Anniversary of Massena Masons Lodge 513; and be it r LVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran- d to Massena Masons Lodge 513, Massena, New York.