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Sons of the American Revolution
Gen. George S. Patton, Jr., Chapter

Minutes of the
8 January 2010 Meeting

The regular monthly luncheon meeting of the General George S. Patton, Jr., Chapter SAR was held Friday, 8 January 2010, in the Garden Room of Marie Callender’s Restaurant, 1295 S. Victoria Ave., Ventura, CA. The meeting was called to order by President Robert Taylor. The Invocation was given by Compatriot Chaplain Gary Smith, followed by the Pledge to the Flag and the Pledge to the SAR. In attendance were eighteen Compatriots: President Robert Taylor, Secretary Gil Anema, Treasurer Bill Bays, Registrar George Horne, Past Presidents Ward White, Hale Hamilton, Bill Henry, Steve Hurst and Ron Risley, Garland Middleton, Eric Stassforth, Gary Smith, Bill Hurley,
Frank Budroe, Ken Lynch, Richard McMullen, Bob Colbern, and Dan Sword. The seven guests included Mrs. Vicki Schmaeman (mother of compatriot Joel Schmaeman) and Compatriots’ wives Mrs. Rosemarie Risley, Mrs. Shirley Hamilton, Mrs. Rosalee Middleton, Mrs. Bernie
Smith, Mrs. Willie Budroe, and Dr. Sunny McMullen.

Reports: Reports were given by the following officers:

Old Business:

New Business:

Program: “Your SAR Membership” by Compatriot Ron Risley. Upon conclusion, many members requested a copy of the presentation. Ron will provide a copy to the secretary and forward to members with e-mail addresses.

Next Meeting: Friday, 12 February 2010 – Compatriot Chuck Bennett presenting “One Vietnam Veteran’s Odyssey”

Closing: The meeting was adjourned following the SAR recessional and the benediction by Chaplain Gary Smith.

Respectfully submitted by,
Gil Anema, Chapter Secretary.