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Originally published in The Seattle Daily Times, June 1, 1914

Solid gold decorations conferred upon five men who have been members twenty-five years

FRANKLIN, Monday, June 1—Veteran jewels of solid gold, handsomely decorated and inscribed, were conferred with special ceremony here Saturday night upon five Knights, who have been twenty-five years in the Pythian order.

The recipients were: Charles McKinnon, Black Diamond; David Nellis and David Daniels, of Vancouver B.C., members of Green River Lodge No. 33, Franklin; and Watkin Evans, of Rainier Lodge No. 17, Black Diamond. The last named is the father of former Deputy County Engineer George Evans, and now an Alaskan mining expert of note. (more…)

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