George “Pudgie” White

141 Creek Court Drive Roanoke, Texas 76262

817-491-9636   E-Mail: geo-sue@swbell.net

President

 

                                        

 

                                                             MINUTES

                                        T.S.C.A. BREAKFAST MEETING

                                    INSTALLATION OF NEW OFFICERS

                                                        JUNE 4, 2004

 

The Texas Shrine Clown Association held it’s annual breakfast and business meeting in the ballroom at the Karem Shrine Temple at 400 Karem Circle in Waco, Texas.

 

President George White welcomed everyone to Waco Texas for our annual breakfast and installation

of new officers.

 

First Vice President Eddie Cox led the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag.  Invocation was given by TSCA

Chaplain Wayne Chambers.

 

President George White called the meeting to refreshments so everyone could enjoy a delightful buffet breakfast hosted by the Karem Clowns.

 

At 8:10 AM President George White called the business meeting to order.

 

President George White introduced the Officers and guest at the head table.  First Vice President Eddie

“Fireplug” Cox and his lady Nina.  Second Vice President Joe “Blades” Lester, Secretary/Treasurer Bob “Checkers” Mantle and his lady Priscilla, Parliamentarian Randal “Randy” Dunn and his guest Shirley Henson.  Newly elected 2nd Vice President Dwayne “Popcorn” Cochran and his lady Gay, and Chaplain Wayne Chambers and his lady Sandy.

 

Following the introduction of the head table President George White requested the roll call of units.  During the roll call of units the units present were given the opportunity to introduce their Divan members and dignitaries present.  There were ( 9 ) units out of eighteen ( 18 ) present.

 

Following roll call President George White requested the reading of the minutes from our Mid-Winter meeting in Fort Worth on March 6, 2004.  A motion was made and seconded to waive the reading of the minutes.  The motion passed by unanimous vote.  Copies of the minutes are posted on the clown web site and can be reviewed at any time. 

 

The next order of business was the reading of the audited treasury report.  Secretary / Treasurer Bob Mantle read a completed detailed financial summary of the income and expenses of the Association since the treasurers report given at Mid-Winter in Fort Worth.  Since the Association meeting in Fort Worth the Association had $1,973.70 in expenses and had additional income of $1,126.71.  Thus leaving a balance in the Texas Shrine Clown Association checking account a balance of $3,433.59.  A motion was made and seconded to except the treasurers report as given.  The motion carried unanimous.  The Association checking account is being tracked through Quicken software and is available at any time for any member to review.

 

 

 

 

 

 

               

 
George White-Moslah

 

1st Vice President

Eddie Cox-Hella

 

2nd Vice President

Joe Lester-Arabia

 

Secretary/Treasurer       

Bob Mantle - Hella

 

Chaplain

C. Wayne Chambers-Moslah

 

Parliamentarian

Randall Dunn - Hella

 

Assemblymen

Wayne Duncan-Alzafar

Jerry Williams-Suez Three Rivers

Vern King-Arabia

 

Past Presidents and

Board of Directors

 

‘60-’61 Barney Koepp-BEN HUR*

‘61-’62 Max O. Slade-BEN HUR*

‘62-’63 Jack Walders-KHIVA*

‘63-’64 Fred Stancliff Sr.-ARABIA*

‘64-’65 Clint McKethan-KAREM

‘65-’66 Ralph L. Davis-SHARON

‘66-’67 L. Troy Woerner-HELLA*

‘67-’68 L. Ed Travis-ALZAFAR

‘68-’69 Al E. Peveto-EL MINA

‘69-’70 Harold Bristol-MASKAT

‘70-’71 J.R. Brady-MOSLAH

‘71-’72 Cecil Gilum-SUEZ

‘72-’73 Alvin H. Jones-BEN HUR

‘73-’74 Porter Ridlehuber-KAREM*

‘74-’75 Bill Coffey-ALZAFAR*

‘75-’76 C. L. Osborn-ARABIA

‘76-’77 J. H. Armstrong-EL MINA

‘77-’78 John W. Brown-SHARON*

‘78-’79 J. Tom Shelton-MOSLAH *

‘79-’80 W. C. Watts-EL MINA*

‘80-’81 Eddie Jones-BEN HUR

‘81-’82 Marion Moore-KHIVA*

‘82-’83 Joe Gulinson-ALZAFAR*

‘83-’84 John S. Gordon-ARABIA

‘84-’85 Homer Kennedy-SHARON

‘85-’86 Dale Kell-SUEZ

‘86-’87 Randall Dunn-HELLA

‘87-’88 James Blackburn-EL MINA

‘88-’89 Coy Hart-MOSLAH

‘89-’90 Joe Cole-BEN HUR

‘90-’91 Gordon Williams-ALZAFAR *

‘91-’92 Floyd Crawley-SHARON

‘92-’93 Don Billings-ARABIA

‘93-’94 Mike Coffey-ALZAFAR

‘94-’95 Bill Arrendale-BEN HUR

‘95-’96 Kenny Williams-KAREM

‘96-’97 Barney Johnson-SUEZ

‘97-’98 Pete Peters-SHARON

‘98-’99 Dennis Greenawald-Hella

Wesley Henson*

‘99-’00 Butch Davis-Al Amin

’00-’01 H. Leighton Roddy-Moslah

’01-’02 Bennie Bowers-Alzafar

“02-03 Jim Fite-Sharon *

 

             *Deceased

 

President George White then requested Secretary / Treasurer Bob Mantle to conduct a Black Camel Report.  A roll call of units was given and the following names were given since our Mid-Winter meeting in March.  Norman Malone of Arabia Clown Jewels.  This nobles name will be added to friends remembered on the clown web site.

 

TSCA Chaplain Wayne Chambers offered a prayer of remembrance for our deceased members.

 

The next order of business was the reading of the proposed bylaw change to Article lll Judging Section “F” Nemnuf Trophy and paragraphs 1,2,3.  This bylaw change was voted on during the midwinter meeting and has been posted on the clown website since March.  The motion was made to accept the except the changes to the bylaws and the motion passed unanimously.

 

President George White invited Illustrious Potentate Jerry Norvell of Hella Temple to the podium to install the officers for the ensuing year 2004-2005.   The following officers were installed.

 

President                                 Eddie “Fireplug” Cox                                              Hella Shrine Temple

1st Vice President                    Joe “Blades” Lester                                                Arabia Shrine Temple

2nd Vice President                   Dwayne “Popcorn” Cochran                                  Sharon Shrine Center

Secretary / Treasurer               Bob “Checkers” Mantle                                         Hella Shrine Temple

Chaplain                                  Donald “Lilbit” Henson                                          Hella Shrine Temple

Parliamentarian                       Randell “Randy” Dunn                                           Hella Shrine Temple

Assemblyman                         Robert  “Strikeout” Chesser                                   Khiva Shrine Center

Assemblyman                         Eddy “Jingles” Wood                                             Moslah Shrine Temple

Assemblyman                         Don “Duddle’ Billings                                            Arabia Shrine Temple

 

The newly installed President Eddie “Fireplug” Cox was presented his President Fez by his daughter Kacee and his lovely wife Nina.  President Eddie Cox was then presented with the gavel of authority from outgoing President George “Pudgie” White.

 

Newly installed President Eddie “Fireplug” Cox presented President George “Pudgie” White a plaque of appreciation and congratulated him for a very successful year.

 

President elect Eddie Cox thanked the Karem Clowns for a delightful breakfast and the hard work they put in putting things together for the breakfast.

 

President Eddie Cox gave a brief overview of his plans for Mid-Winter to be held March 10th through the 13th 2005 in Mesquite, Texas. 

Eddie said he would be using the theme “Remember the Past as we look to the Future”.  On Saturday March 12, 2005 at the awards banquet all Past TSCA President will be recognized and honored.  A copy of the registration and agenda will be posted on the clown website.

 

President Eddie Cox recognized all Past Presidents of the Texas Shrine Clown Association in attendance.  He invited each to come up front and be recognized.  After introductions a toast was given in their honor for their continued support to the association.

 

The Presidents in attendance were.

1986-1987   Randell Dunn Hella Shrine

1989-1990   Joe Cole Ben Hur Shrine

1993-1994   Mike Coffey Alzafar Shrine

1995-1996   Kenny Williams Karem Shrine

1996-1997   Barney Johnson Suez Three River

1997-1998   Pete Peters Sharon Shrine

2000-2001     Leighton Roddy Moslah Shrine

 

President Eddie Cox gave a brief overview of times and location for competition.  Wished everyone good lock and to be safe.

 

 Donald “Lil-Bit” Nenson gave the closing benediction.

 

There being no further business the meeting adjourned at 9:00 AM. In peace and harmony.

 

 

Respectfully submitted,

 

 

 

Bob “Checkers” Mantle

Secretary / Treasurer