A very special anniversary was celebrated at the meeting of the Chapter of Concord No 297 at Lincoln Masonic Centre on Tuesday 2nd October 2018.
Excellent Companion Gerald Forman, who was initiated into the Ashlar Lodge in 1963 and then exalted into the Chapter of Concord on the 1st October 1968, received his 50-year Chapter certificate from the Grand Superintendent Dave Wheeler.
The evening was made evening more special when, at the age of 86, Excellent Companion Forman took the chair and conducted a first-rate exaltation ceremony for the newest exaltee into Chapter of Concord; Companion Tony Curtis
It truly was an exceptional evening with many visitors, most of whom were guests of Excellent Companion Forman, enjoying a happy meeting and a lively festive board.
Photos show Excellent Companion Gerald Forman receiving his 50-year certificate from the Grand Superintendent Dave Wheeler and Gerald and Dave with the MEZ of the Chapter of Concord, John Hudson, and the Provincial Grand Director of Ceremonies, Tony Greswell.