“Shriners Elect New Officers -- The new officers and the past potentates of Oasis Temple of the Shrine, which held its annual ceremonial here yesterday, are shown. First row, left to right, are: Lee A. Folger of Charlotte, past potentate; David J. Craig of Charlotte, new potentate; John J. Phoenix of Greensboro, retiring potentate; John C. Sikes of Monroe, past potentate; W.S. Liddell of Charlotte, past potentate; H.D. Horton of Charlotte, marshal; Ralph Schmucker of Charlotte, director. Standing on the second row, left to right, are: James O. Walker of Charlotte, past potentate, U. Henry Green of Monroe, past potentate; Dr. J.B. Whittington of Winston-Salem, past potentate; Julian Price of Greensboro, past potentate; Frank L. Moser of Charlotte, treasurer; Claude A. Cochran of Charlotte, chief rabban; Thomas Griffith of Charlotte, recorder; J.S. Winget of Gastonia, Oriental guide; Roy F. Ebbs of Asheville, assistant rabban; A.J. Gocking of Charlotte, second ceremonial master; C.E. Cotton of Asheville, past potentate; W.Y. Warren of Gastonia, past potentate; and J.W. Grimes of Asheville, past potentate.” January, 1934.
“Shriners Elect New Officers -- The new officers and the past potentates of Oasis Temple of the Shrine, which held its annual ceremonial here yesterday, are shown. First row, left to right, are: Lee A. Folger of Charlotte, past potentate; David J. Craig of Charlotte, new potentate; John J. Phoenix of Greensboro, retiring potentate; John C. Sikes of Monroe, past potentate; W.S. Liddell of Charlotte, past potentate; H.D. Horton of Charlotte, marshal; Ralph Schmucker of Charlotte, director. Standing on the second row, left to right, are: James O. Walker of Charlotte, past potentate, U. Henry Green of Monroe, past potentate; Dr. J.B. Whittington of Winston-Salem, past potentate; Julian Price of Greensboro, past potentate; Frank L. Moser of Charlotte, treasurer; Claude A. Cochran of Charlotte, chief rabban; Thomas Griffith of Charlotte, recorder; J.S. Winget of Gastonia, Oriental guide; Roy F. Ebbs of Asheville, assistant rabban; A.J. Gocking of Charlotte, second ceremonial master; C.E. Cotton of Asheville, past potentate; W.Y. Warren of Gastonia, past potentate; and J.W. Grimes of Asheville, past potentate.” January, 1934. The Charlotte Observer
“Shriners Elect New Officers -- The new officers and the past potentates of Oasis Temple of the Shrine, which held its annual ceremonial here yesterday, are shown. First row, left to right, are: Lee A. Folger of Charlotte, past potentate; David J. Craig of Charlotte, new potentate; John J. Phoenix of Greensboro, retiring potentate; John C. Sikes of Monroe, past potentate; W.S. Liddell of Charlotte, past potentate; H.D. Horton of Charlotte, marshal; Ralph Schmucker of Charlotte, director. Standing on the second row, left to right, are: James O. Walker of Charlotte, past potentate, U. Henry Green of Monroe, past potentate; Dr. J.B. Whittington of Winston-Salem, past potentate; Julian Price of Greensboro, past potentate; Frank L. Moser of Charlotte, treasurer; Claude A. Cochran of Charlotte, chief rabban; Thomas Griffith of Charlotte, recorder; J.S. Winget of Gastonia, Oriental guide; Roy F. Ebbs of Asheville, assistant rabban; A.J. Gocking of Charlotte, second ceremonial master; C.E. Cotton of Asheville, past potentate; W.Y. Warren of Gastonia, past potentate; and J.W. Grimes of Asheville, past potentate.” January, 1934. The Charlotte Observer
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