Ascension Chapter No. 49, Royal Arch Masons welcomes new members

Staff Writer
Donaldsonville Chief

On the evening of Tuesday, August 13 Ascension Chapter No. 49, Royal Arch Masons, met in the Lodge Building at 122-1/2 Railroad Avenue in regular Convocation.  After a meal of pizza, sweets and coffee, the Chapter welcomed two new members who had received their degrees at the Festival in Baton Rouge on Saturday, July 26.  The new members are Pratt Lipe and Wendell Crawford.  Pictured on the left is Lipe, on the right is Crawford, and in the center is the High Priest, Mervin Simpson.  Not pictured is Terry Macon who was received by transfer of membership on June 10 from Excelsior Chapter No. 25 in Ypsilanti, Michigan.