Sunday, November 02, 2008

Tuesday Nov. 4: Anniversary of Washington's Initiation


“Associate with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation; for it is better to be alone than in bad company."
—G. Washington

Tuesday will be the 256th anniversary of George Washington’s initiation as a Freemason.

Washington was initiated as an Entered Apprentice on November 4, 1752 in Fredericksburg Lodge No. 4, Fredericksburg, Virginia, with four other brethren.

3 comments:

Nathan Brindle said...

So much for those who pooh-pooh multiple candidate degrees.

DWS,MT said...

Chris,
Finally!!! A fairly recent picture for your profile!!!

Wait let me expand the detail in the background….oh sure, Mr. Big-shot writes the fastest selling “For Dummies” book ever then rubs it in by posting a picture of himself during his world wide victory lap. Must be nice to be so able to work for and receive the fruits of a slightly askew if not unshaven bibliophile.

London Bridge? What, no trip to Rosalyn? St Peter’s Square still tore up?

Hope you gave the Queen our best…

Dan Schulz
MT

Jeff Naylor said...

Recent? lol