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This new feature will written by a Past Commander of Hanselmann Commandery, J. Michael Smith Mike is very active in Masonry in Southwest Ohio. Here is a short but by no means complete biography.
He is a member of Yeatman-Mt. Washington Lodge No.162, serving
as Master in 1985 and again in 1991. He was also High Priest of Delta Chapter
No. 179 RAM in 1982. He was also Illustrious Master of Hubert O. Auburn Council
R&S M in 1995. WB Smith served Hanselmann Commandery as our Commander in
So you see REC Smith has spent a lot of time in Masonry, and is still active. Mike will write about things Masonic and occasionally other topics too. He may even have an occasional guest soapboxer. Masonry in southwest Ohio is one of the most active in the State. A fact that makes us very proud. You will discover more as he writes.
Before I go I would like to say how much I appreciate the contribution of this Brother. Mike has been a friend and always ready with a word of wisdom whenever asked. Thanks Mike.
Look for J. Michael's column each Month and also our Guest Soapboxers too!
See ya then!
Michael Retherford - Webmaster
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