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CLUB NEWS: Wharton Station Ruritan

Published 11:40pm Saturday, May 4, 2013


The meeting was called to Order by Ruby manning at 7:30 p.m.
Members present were: Obed Brabble, Jeff Edwards, Buddy Harris, Carlton Manning, Ruby Manning, Carolyn Tyson, Harold Tyson, Gail Vickers, Dan Wallace, Bryan Weatherington and Phyllis Weatherington. Total 11 members. Two guests were present: John Nacke and Curtis Rodgers.
The song “America” was sung by the members. Invocation was by Buddy Harris.
We had a meal of: Baked Ham, Potato Salad, String Beans, Deviled Eggs, Sweet Cucumbers and Sweets were prepared by Jeff Edwards and the Ladies of the Wharton Station Ruritan Club.
Then the minutes were read from the March 12th meeting. A motion was made by Buddy Harris and seconded by Carlton Manning to approve as read. It was approved by the membership.
Harold Tyson made the treasure report for the Month of March 2013.
We are to bring up in the May meeting about whether or not we are going to have a fundraiser this year other than the Turkey Shoot.
With no other business a motion was made by Jeff Edwards and seconded by Caroly Tyson to adjourn. We said the “Pledge of Allegiance” and Ruby Manning dismissed us at 8:30 p.m.


Obed Brabble

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