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Fayette County Leader

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 July 3, 1941

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District Governor W. M. Blaxer Will Be Present-Other clubs Will Be Represented

Charter Night of the recently organized Lions Club of Fayette will be held at the Legion Hall in Fayette Thursday evening, July 10, according to Everett Hendricks, general chairman of the committee. Mr. Hendricks is assisted by Karl Fox, who is in charge of banquet arrangements. William T. Diamond ticket sales and other members of the organization.

Dinner will be served to the Lion members and their wives as well as to delegates from 13 clubs in the surrounding territory. The Oelwein Club sponsor of the local club will have a large delegation present and will have a special part in the program.

District Governor W. W. Blazer of Jessup will be present and have a part in the program, which according to Mr. Hendricks will be different from the usual Charter night (New Clubs) A. S. programs.

Committees Appointed for Year

Dr. L. A. Carlson, president of the Fayette Lions Club, appointed the following standing committees for the year at the last meeting of the club in the Boardroom of the Methodist church. They are as follows:

Attendance-E.A. Billings, M. R. Baker, H. I. Robinson

Constitution and By-Laws-O.W. Stevenson, C. R. Carpenter, R. A. Swartz

Extension (New Clubs) A. S. Monroe

Finance-F. B. Claxton, W. E. Hendricks, R. C. DeBow.

Lions Education-R. A. Swartz, Karl Fox, A. S. Morse

Membership-Wilbur Bell, H. I. Robinson, L. A. Carlson.

Program and Entertainment-V. C. Welch, W. E. Hendricks, Karl Fox,  L. E. Koebel

Publicity-Paul E. McElroy

Blind Work-J. D. Parker, John Dorman

Boys' and Girls' Work-A. J. Kindred, W. T. Diamond, W. G. Leefers, D. C. Sperry.

Citizenship and Patriotism-M.J. Schneider, E. H. Carley, R. K. McLeese.


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