PENNSYLVANIA
Date Posted (or Last Updated):  December 29, 2014
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PENNSYLVANIA OCTOBER 9 - 12, 2014

GREAT VISIT TO PA!  THANK YOU STATE SPONSOR CARLON O'MALLEY, VICTOR CID, BOGT, SPECIAL DEPUTY PAUL Q. LAFAYETTE, STATE PRESIDENT BILL SCHRAN AND ALL OF THE PENNSYLVANIA ELKS FOR A WONDERFUL VISIT.

ARRIVING ON THURSDAY WE ENJOYED A VERY NICE RECEPTION DINNER WITH THE SPONSOR, THE STATE PRESDENT AND OUR WIVES AT THE CLARION HOTEL AND CONFERENCE CENTER IN NEW CUMBERLAND, PA.  NEW CUMBERLAND IS NEAR HARRISBURG.

SATURDAY'S BUSINESS SESSION WAS PRODUCTIVE WITH REPORTS OF THE GOOD WORKS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA ELKS.

SATURDAY EVENING WE ENJOYED A NICE FORMAL BANQUET WITH A LARGE CROWD OF ELKS IN ATTENDANCE.

THANKS TO ALL FOR THE WARM HOSPITALITY.

BE SURE TO FOLLOW JOHN AMEN ON FACEBOOK FOR UP TO THE MINUTE NOTES OF OUR TRAVELS. 
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PENNSYLVANIA
Total Photos in This Gallery:  9
PENNSYLVANIA:  LADIES AT COFFEE - GOOD MORNING PENNSYLVANIA:  EXCURSION TO GETTYSBURG BATTLEFIELD PENNSYLVANIA:  MY MEETING WITH GUIDE, UNION GENERAL HARTRANFT
PENNSYLVANIA:  WE RAN INTO PRESIDENT LINCOLN AT LUNCH, HE HAD JUST GOTTEN OFF THE TRAIN FROM WASHINGTON PENNSYLVANIA:  ONE OF THE MANY BATTLEFIELD MONUMENTS PENNSYLVANIA:  ANOTHER OF THE MANY MONUMENTS
PENNSYLVANIA:  OUR GROUP INCLUDING CAPTAIN UPTON, GENERAL WINFIELD SCOTT AND GENERAL HARTRANFT PENNSYLVANIA:  GENERAL HARTRANFT ON TOP OF LITTLE ROUND TOP WITH THE DEVILS DEN IN THE BACKGROUND PENNSYLVANIA:  ON CEMETARY RIDGE, THE HIGH WATER MARK OF THE CONFEDERACY

Grand Exalted Ruler John D. Amen
and First Lady Marcia

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