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COLORED ELKS LODGE IS ORGANIZED HERE On Thursday night, a group of colored Elks from Cambridge, Md., representing the Colored Grand Lodge of Elks of The World, initiated slx'y members and installed officers for a new colored Elks Lodtre to Be Known as Queen City of Salisbury Lodge No. 1051 1. B. P. O. Elks of the World. t)r. A. D. Browne is the Exalted Ruler, other associate officers are James P; Stewart, Andrew P, Der-ditt, Pant Exalted Rulers, with ther ofifcers including Prof. C. ti. Chipman, Herman Dennis, Marvel Gale, Grant Miles, Douglass Jolly, Felbert Lemons, John Bus Horsey and others. The membership has selected, the conservative young colored working men, and includes most of the colored male teachers in the local colored High and Elementary schools of the county. Dr. Browne says that he will unite the colored American Legion Post, of which he is Post Commander with his Elks organization in a movement to purchase a suitable home and civic center which will also serve to house the colored library recently organized.

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  1. The Daily Times,
  2. 09 Aug 1940, Fri,
  3. Page 2

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