The Asmburton Lodge of Druids'■■held its quarterly meeting on MondaY night last m the Templar Hall, BrO Thus. Wall, Arch Druid, presiding. ■ About sixty members wore-present, ami one new member was initiated. Bro Iv. Eiiitori reported on beLak oi the sped;*.! committal appointed t.j arrange a dramatic perform-. once m aid of the widow ;uid children of the late Bro Keeloy, staging that the drama, "Ashore and Afloat," had been chosen as the piece for the occasion, and that it was already strongly cast, and that he had outraged professional ladies m Chiistchurch, including the well -known actress, Mrs J. J, Kennedy, to take part m its; production. The lirst rehearsal takes place to-night (Tuesday). Bro Potter spoke very warmly on the subject, and said he was sure not a Brother present there would leave a stone unturned to make the entertainment a success, the case being a deserving one. After several other items of business had been transacted the Lodge closed at 11 o'clock. The receipts for the evening amounted to £37 16s 3d.
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U.A.O.D., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2525, 23 September 1890
U.A.O.D. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2525, 23 September 1890
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