Author Archives: Ed Smith

About Ed Smith

Member Warrensburgh Lodge #425

Earlier U.S. Masonic Presidents

George Washington was definitely not the first President of the United States. He was the first President of the United States under the Constitution we follow today. There were fourteen Presidents, before Washington, who receive so little attention that most … Continue reading

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If – written by Rudyard Kipling

If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If you can wait and … Continue reading

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Creating Interest in Masonry

The following is a lightly edited short talk which speaks to Creating Interest in new and current members alike. CREATING INTEREST Written by R.W. Brother Edward L. Bennett, Grand Secretary of the Grand Lodge of Washington. Originally presented at the … Continue reading

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