1945 Area U Conference

AREA U Site * Camp Drake, San Ynez Mountains & Santa Barbara, CA.

MARCH 26-29 Host * Canalino 90

1945 Chief * Ernie Houston 249

Treasurer * Ron Calonico 282

Secretary * Glen Mahoney 252

Lay Adviser * none

Region Adviser * A. R. (Andy) Groenink 90 (deceased)

Comments: The program indicates that this is the first AREA U fellowship meeting.  representatives of the following lodges were present: 90, 102, 207, 225, 249, 252, 278, 282, and 304.  The total attendance was 68 persons.  Member lodges not represented were as follows: 98, 127, 177, 228, 262, 263, 291, 298, 303, and 312.  The officers were honorary.  The July 1945 National Bulletin doesn’t list lodge 312 in AREA U.  The Region Adviser was know as the Area Leader at this time.  A. R. (Andy) Groenink was appointed to the National Committee.