TEXAS SOCIETY SONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
MCKINNEY CHAPTER # 63
MCKINNEY, TEXAS
March 13, 2008 Meeting Minutes


Vice-President Pete McLellan opened the meeting at 7:00 P. M.

Compatriot Don Sielert gave the invocation.

The pledges to the American, Texas and SAR flags were lead by compatriots Ernest Martin, Larry Jones, & Billy Thompson.

Reading of the minutes from the last meeting was waived by acclamation.

Secretary/Treasurer Billy Thompson gave the Treasurer's report, reporting that the bank balance was $2,387.22.

Compatriots and guests were introduced.

A motion was made by Willie Walker and seconded by Don Sielert for the chapter to make a contribution in the amount of $50.00 to the Texas Society. N.S.C.A.R. A check will be mailed to the State President of N.S.C.A.R.

A very interesting program was presented by Mr. Joe Detterman, Texas Baptist Men Disaster Relief. Mr. Detterman showed pictures of the projects that they had been called on to work during 2007. The projects included a number of ice storms, floods, and many more. Some of the projects took them to locations overseas.

Chaplain Don Sielert gave the benediction.

Willie Walker led the SAR Recessional.

The meeting was adjourned at 7:55 P. M.

The following members and guest were present: Dan Babbs, Nick & Ann Harper, Larry Jones, Graham Martin and guest Joy Kirschner, Ernest & Beverly Martin, Pete McLellan, Don & Ann Sielert, Billy & Kathleen Thompson, Willie & Marilyn Walker.