History of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry in The Valley of Cleveland, 1942, in Four Souvenir Programs celebrating the observance of The Eighty-Third Anniversary of Eliadah Lodge of Perfection, the Eighty-Second Anniversary of Bahurim Council, the Eightieth Anniversary of Ariel Chapter, Rose Croix, and the Fiftieth Anniversary of Lake Erie Consistory.
Cleveland: Privately published, 1942. First Edition. Hardcover. Large octavo. 62pp. + 60pp. + 64pp. + 72pp. Black faux leather gilt-lettered on spine & front board, raised double eagle design embossed on upper board, gold endpapers. Handwritten presentation inscription from Albert H. Fiebach, Commander in Chief for Cleveland, to Samuel H. Baynard, Grand Secretary-General on the first blank. As stated in the title, this volume is a specially bound collection of four commemorative annual souvenir programs, one for each of the listed Cleveland Masonic lodges; each program includes its nicely printed card covers. B/w photos of members. Boards lightly rubbed, a bit chafed at extremities, corners bruised, page edges a bit darkened and dusty - otherwise a tight, unmarked VG copy. Unusual. Item #50337