Jacksonville Chapter No. 12, R.A.M., held an Ancient Craft Table Chapter on Thursday, August 14th at the Jacksonville York Rite Temple. The special guest and featured speaker for the evening was Most Excellent Companion William Jacobs, Most Excellent Grand High Priest of the Grand Chapter, R.A.M. of Florida.
Approximately forty-five Companions were present. In addition to the traditional opening and toasts, the assembly was addressed by Harry V. Eisenberg, MD, Excellent Grand Royal Arch Captain, who, as Chairman of the Royal Arch Research Assistance program, spoke about R.A.R A. to the Companions.
Following additional toasts, Most Excellent Grand High Priest William Jacobs addressed the Companions, as the highlight of the evening. He was very well received.
Pictured here were Grand High Priest William Jacobs and a number of the officers and dignitaries, who attended the Table Chapter. The first picture shows Most Excellent Companion Jacobs, MEGHP, in front of the Chapter, with Tom Olsen, EHP of Jacksonville Chapter No. 12 seated beside him.
Seen in the group picture, from left, were: Harvey L. Ward, KYGCH, MEPGHP; Darryl A. D’Angina, KYGCH, MEPGHP; Danny R. Griffith, PHP, MWPGM of the Grand Lodge, F. & A. M. of Florida; Thomas A. Olsen, Excellent High Priest of Jacksonville Chapter No. 12, R.A.M.; William R. Jacobs, Most Excellent Grand High Priest of the Grand Chapter, R.A.M. of Florida; Harry V. Eisenberg, MD, KYCH, Ex.GRAC; Rusty M. Ludlam, KYCH, DDGHP, District 8; and C. Robert Cooper, KYCH, R. Ex. Grand Scribe, of the Grand Chapter, R.A.M. of Florida.