Royal & Select Masters Emblem

Palestine Council No. 16
Royal & Select Masters


Hagerstown Masonic Temple

Masonic Bodies

  Friendship Lodge No. 84, A.F. & A.M.

  Ithiel Chapter No. 27, R.A.M.

  Palestine Council No. 16, R. & S.M.

  St. Bernard Commandery No. 9, K.T.

  Queen Esther Chapter No. 3, O.E.S.

  Bethel No. 26, Jobs Daughters

  Board of Managers,
  Masonic Temple Association

    Information for Renting the

    "All You Can Eat" Spaghetti Dinner


  Directions to the Masonic Temple

  Links to Other Sites


Masonic Information

What's A Mason?

Who Are The Masons?
And What Do They Do?

Famous Masons

To The New Mason's Lady

Brother to Brother

Royal Arch Masonry

Cryptic Masons

Purpose & Activities
of the Knights Templar


Masonic Charities

Royal Arch Research Assistance

Cryptic Masons Medical
Research Foundation


Chartered November 16, 1899

Meets - First Monday, 7:30 P.M.


2004 - 2005 Officers  

Thrice Illustrious Master Jodie C. Arnold
Deputy Illustrious Master D. Edward Shepley, P.T.I.M.
Principal Conductor of the Work R. Joseph White, P.T.I.M.


Terry L. Smith, P.T.I.M.


R. Joseph White, P.T.I.M.

Captain of the Guard Harvey L. Hogamier, P.T.I.M.
Conductor of the Council  
Marshall Sheldon P. Lawson, P.T.I.M.



Living Past Thrice Illustrious Masters

  Jodie C. Arnold
  Russell S. Brewer
  Delancy L. Catlett
  Harvey L. Hogamier
  Sheldon P. Lawson
  David W. Litton, Jr.
  Richard P. Marshall
  Gerald R. Palmer
  Marion F. Rickard, Jr., M.I.P.G.M.
  D. Edward Shepley
  Terry L. Smith
  R. Joseph White