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Requests for Correspondence

2nd Quarter, 1995

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  1. Date: Fri, 9 Jun 95 06:00:58 -0400
    Name:: Arni Leosson
    Lodge:: EDDA #1
    Location:: Reykjavik, Iceland
    Office:: YW
    E-mail:: arnil@rvik.is
    Message:: Brothers, Here is my new e-mail address: I'm still looking for info. about Strasburgh Freemasonry (1740-1770) so please contact me if you can help, any little bit could go a long way! Arni Leosson, EDDA #1, Reykjavik, Iceland = arnil@rvik.is

  2. Date: Sat, 10 Jun 95 07:50:49 -0400
    Name:: Alexander Antic
    E-mail:: alantic@ibm.net
    Message:: Very informative pages. I will keep on looking for Freemasonry activity in Switzerland. Of course, I would be very grateful if anybody could give me a cue. Regards, Alexander Antic alantic@ibm.net or alantic@MSN.com

  3. From: lake@vicor.com
    Subject: looking for pointers to Rainbow stuff
    Date: Tue, 13 Jun 95 15:15:26 -0700

    I am looking for help in locating web, or other sites (AOL) dealing with Rainbow girls. Any ideas or suggestions would be appreciated. As I don't have net access myself; please send responses via my husband: lake@vicor.com

    In Rainbow Love ansd Service,
    Mrs. Rebecca Lake, Mother Advisor, Redwood City Assembly #16 in California, International Order of the Rainbow for Girls

  4. Date: Thu, 15 Jun 95 10:37:23 -0400
    Name:: Jonah Sievers
    E-mail:: jonah@hrz1.pcnet.uni-oldenburg.de
    Message:: I am intersted in freemasonry and looking for essays, halachic studies and responsa about the position of judaism (Orth., Reform, Cons.) on Freemasonry

  5. Date: Sat, 17 Jun 95 16:33:37 -0400
    Name:: Bernard Durgin
    Lodge:: Jerusalem Daylight 66
    Location:: Tucson, AZ
    Office:: PM, SD
    E-mail:: ezpost@primenet.com
    Message:: I am what you might call a "right wing conservative" who is challenging the AZ Grand Lodge (Liberal) on all their attempts to lessen the value of Masonry, the latest being their "Open Solicitation" program, based on the Amway sales program (a business enterprize being conducted within the Grand Lodge).

  6. Date: Sun, 18 Jun 95 09:30:33 -0400
    Name:: Hakan Falk
    Lodge:: Karnan, Provincial Lodge of Skane
    Location:: Helsingborg, Sweden
    Office:: Senior Warden
    E-mail:: hfalk@academy.bastad.se
    Message:: Brethren! I have a request about rituals of the Strict Observance Rite. Can someone help me find authentic and/or reconstructed rituals of the Scottish Degrees and of the Knight Degrees of that partcular Rite? Fraternally Hakan Falk

  7. Date: Wed, 21 Jun 95 16:56:00 -0400
    Name:: Jabob Ericson
    E-mail:: http://www.utah.com
    Message:: Would like to learn more about the original Knights Templar, and their situations during the crusades.

  8. Date: Thu, 22 Jun 95 03:12:58 -0400
    Name:: Rick Hanson
    Lodge:: St. David's Lodge #302
    Location:: St. Thomas, Ontario, Canada
    Office:: Senior Warden (for 19 more hours) :)
    E-mail:: rick.hanson@onlinesys.com
    Message:: I would like to correspond with some brethren regarding ways to make our monthly bulletin more interesting and more likely to be read.

  9. Date: Fri, 23 Jun 95 21:28:25 -0400
    Name:: Scot Denhalter
    E-mail:: sdenhalt@xmission.com
    Message:: I read an assertion that the term "son of the widow", now commonly associated with Masonry, may have a Manichaean origin. The comment was made without reference, and the author is now dead. I am hoping someone knows of a source(s) which attempts to make this connection. Let me thank in advance anyone who can help me with this research.

  10. Date: Sat, 24 Jun 95 14:23:53 -0400
    Name:: W.Brad Bembry
    Lodge:: Laclede Lodge#83
    Location:: Lebanon,Mo
    Office:: S.D.
    E-mail:: wbembry@mail.llion.org
    Message:: I would like to find info relating to the Order of Jesters, Order of Sciots, Knight masons, and info concerning Paladian Masonry. Addresses of the organizations, and sources of ritual would be helpful. Also I am trying to locate the Shrine Ceremonial Ritual.

  11. Date: Sun, 25 Jun 95 21:13:11 -0400
    Name:: Thomas A. Smith II
    Lodge:: Poland Lodge No. 766
    Location:: Poland, OH
    E-mail:: thomas@cisnet.com
    Message:: I'm interested in any information, historical or current, of masons in the field of chemistry.