report from Robert Halpern, Richmond Chapter
At 6PM on Thursday, September 10th, the Richmond Chapter held, with many special guests, their "Patriots" dinner meeting at the Westwood Club in Richmond Virginia. After cocktails a dinner of she crab soup and salmon was served and then eaten, Chapter President, Brent Morgan handed out Certificates of Patriotism to Compatriots Lowell Flickinger and Carl Bess. Then President Brent Morgan and Vice President Dennis Peterson inducted into the Chapter the following newest Compatriots; William C. Ames, Lewis Clayton Foster, William Meade Haskins Jr., and Joshua Shawn. Compatriot Charles Earnest Cheek also received a Supplemental Certificate for his NC Patriot Ancestor Jacob Bason. Then History Teacher James Triesler gave our annual Teacher of the Year Address. It was a very pleasant evening enjoyed by Compatriots, Compatriots Wives, DAR members, and Guests alike.