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ROTARY CLUB

OF

SACRAMENTO

CALIFORNIA

 

ROSTER

1928-1929

 

 

 

OFFICERS

 

C. E. (ED) SCHOFF, President

Charles Lumbard, Secretary

Jack W. Morshead, Assistant Secretary

Fred L. Martin, Treasurer

 

 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

 

Frank C. Burhans, R. W. (Dick) Faulkner, Dal M. Lemmon, Curt F. Setzer, John Clauss, Jr., W. D. (Bill) Henery, George J. Meister, J. O. (Jo) Tobey, Austin D. (A. D.) Williams, Frank J. Casey, Sergeant at Arms.

 

 

Fred W. Links, Song Leader

Harold W. Cloughley, Pianist

 

 

 

 

 

THE SACRAMENTO

ROTARY CLUB

 

 

The Rotary Club of Sacramento was organized September 15, 1913, by a committee of Rotarians from San Francisco and Oakland.  The first meeting of the Club was held at the Chamber of Commerce, 918 Sixth Street.

 

At this meeting Fontaine Johnson was appointed chairman of a committee to select the officers of the Club, and the following officers were chosen: Sam Gilbert, President; Dick McKay, Vice-President; Fontaine Johnson, Corresponding Secretary; Charles Lumbard, Financial Secretary; Tom Scott, Treasurer; Charlie Doyle and Charlie Alvord, Directors.

 

The charter for the Rotary Club of Sacramento was granted February 1st, 1914.

 

The first meeting of the Board of Directors, Rotary Club of Sacramento was held in office of Sam Gilbert, 919 Sixth Street and the following officers and directors being present; President, Sam H. Gilbert;  Vice-President, R. S. McKay; Directors, Chas. Becker, F. C. Chinn and Chas. F. Doyle.

 

The charter members who still hold membership in the Club are:

 

Charlie Alvord, Louis Breuner, Hon., Drury Butler, Jack Fenton, Joe Hebrecht, Fontaine Johnson, Charlie Lumbard, Jack Morshead, Jack Reese, Tom Scott,  Fred Weil.

 

 

Following is a list of the Presidents who have piloted the Club through its various stages of growth and development:

Sam Gilbert, 1913-14; Dick McKay, 1914-15; Doc Cameron, 1915-16; Joe Hobrecht, 1916-17; Charlie Bills, 1917-18; Fontaine Johnson, 1918-19; Jack Lynn, 1919-20; Egbert Brown, 1920-21; Milt Ferguson, 1921-22; and Dr. Walter Taylor, 1922-23; W. I. (Bill) Elliott, 1923-24; Carl A. Lamus, 1924-25; August F. Brinkman, 1925-26; Joseph H. Stephens, 1926-27; Jack Reese, 1927-1928.

 

In fifteen years the Club has grown from the membership of fifty to two hundred and fifteen.  It became a Class A Club in October, 1921.  It was the ninety-seventh club to join the International Association of Rotary Clubs.

 

The Sacramento Club has been the sponsor for new Rotary Clubs organized in Marysville, Chico and Vallejo, Auburn, North Sacramento, Davis and Woodland.

 

 

AIMS & OBJECTS COMMITTEE

 

President Ed Schoff, George Meister, Dal Lemmon and Dick Faulkner.

 

Vocational Service: George Meister, Chairman.

Club Service: Dal Lemmon, Chairman.

Community Service: Dick Faulkner, Chairman.

 

 

PERSONNEL OF COMMITTEES

 

Business Methods: George Conover, Chairman; George Meister, Arthur Henning, Charlie Fortune and Bert Holyoake.

Classification: Gordon Russell, Chairman; Jack Morshead and Elmer Johnson.

Membership: Secret.

Program: Elmer Johnson.

Fellowship: Frank Burhans, Chairman; Jim Keating, Harry Magee, Elmer Stanley, Fred Ryan, Lee Doherty, Walt Callahan, Bob Lowell, Phil Taylor.

Education: George Jensen, Chairman; Sam Levinson, Dal Lemmon, Howard Wittenberg.

Public Relations: Jo Tobey, Chairman; Russ Galloway, Art Hobbs.

Rotary Day at State Fair: Jack Lynn, Chairman; Ed Dell, Henry Spring, Fred Weil, Arthur Dudley, Charlie Paine.

Inter-City Visits: Hal Willis, Chairman; Harry Martin, Sam Den Uyl, Fred Read, Andy Willi, Jim Rowray.

Attendance: Bill Henery, Chairman; Al Goddard, Al Leitch, Harry Magee.

Menu: Roy Miller.

Golf: Frank Minch, Chairman; Al Christler, Leon Fish.

Budget-Finance: Jo Tobey, Chairman; Fred Martin, Charlie Lumbard.

Boy’s Work: Chas. Frazier, Chairman; Ed Florence, Chris Jones, Jack Reese, Art Hobbs.

Crippled Children: Ernie Chappell, Chairman; Carl Lamus.

 

 

 

ROSTER OF MEMBERS

 

 

ADAMS, J. FRANK, JR.

AHL, FRANK Z.

ALBRIGHT, SID S.

ALLEN, ARCHIE D.

ALVORD, CHARLES S.

ALVERSON, OSCAR C.

BACHMAN, JOHN S.

BALDWIN, GEORGE A.  

BARR, GEORGE W.

BEATTIE, WILLIAM A.

BENJAMIN, EUGENE

BEST, LOUIS FREEMAN

BILLS, CHARLES B.

BOTTORFF, HARRISON C.

BOWDEN, ROBERT A.

BOYD, DAVID C.

BOYER, JOHN E.

BRAYTON, LOU G.

BREUNER, CLARENCE H.

BREUNER, LOUIS F.

BRIGGS, GEORGE A.

BRINKMAN, AUGUST F.

BRISBANE, RAYMOND D.

BROWNELL, LESTER G. 

BURDEN, CHARLIE

BURHANS, FRANK C.

BUTLER, DRURY 

CALAHAN, WALTER W.

CAMP, SYDNEY M.

CAMPBELL, OTIS M.

CARITHERS, ERNEST E.

CARNIE, FRED

CARTER, AL. B.

CARTER, CHARLES H.

CASEY, FRANK J.

CHAPPELL, ERNEST B.

CHRISLER, AL. A.

CLAUSS, JOHN

CLAUSS, JOHN, JR. 

CLOUGHLEY, HAROLD D.

CONN, FRANK H.

CONOVER, GEORGE C.

COOPER, WILLIAM J.

COX, ED. H., JR.

CRAWFORD, EDWARD S.

CREW, JOSEPH E. 

CRUIKSHANK, ANDREW

CZARNOWSKI, FRANK M.

DAY, STEPHEN S.

DEAN, JAMES S.

DELEHANTY, W. J. 

DELL, EDWARD P.

DEMAND, HERMAN P.

DEN UYL, SAM

DESCHLER, EDWARD L.

DIGGLES, HENRY G.

DOHERTY, LELAND J.

DOME, BYRON S.

DORMAN, WALTER E.

DUDLEY, ARTHUR S.

EBEL, MARK H. 

ELLIOTT, WILLIAM IRVING

FAULKNER, RICHARD W. 

FAVILLE, ERNEST E.

FENTON, JOHN F.

FERGUSON, MILTON J.

FICETTI, LOUIS 

FISH, LEON H.

FLORENCE, EDWARD W.

FORTUNE, CHARLES S. 

FOSTER, JACK A.

FRASER, CHARLES R.

FUNK, WILLIAM H.

GALLOWAY, A. RUSS, JR. 

GARVEY, THOMAS J.

GEARY, WILLIAM F.

GODDARD, AL E.

GOLDIE, JACOB S.

HAINES, CY A.

HALE, NATHAN

HANRAHAN, TOM J.

HANSEN, CARL F.

HEILBRON, IRVING L.

HENERY, WILLIAM D.

HENNING, ARTHUR F.

HIBBITT, WILLIAM E.

HOBBS, ARTHUR

HOBRECHT, JOSEPH C.

HOLYOAKE, P. BERT

HOLDENER, FRED A.

HOSKING, WILLIAM A. 

HUBBARD, JAMES D.

HUDNUTT, GEORGE D.

HUGHES, CHARLES C.

HUNTER, LEWIS C.

HUTH, PETER J.

INMAN, JACK M.

JACKSON, WILL F. 

JENSEN, GEORGE C.

JOHNSON, ELMER B.

JOHNSON, FONTAINE

JONES, CHRIS R. 

KEATING, JAMES P.

KENNEDY, JAMES

 

KLEINSORGE, HENRY E.

KREBS, HARRY G. 

KRUSE, J. ROY

LAMUS, CARL A.

LANDSBOROUGH, LEONARD B.

LANGDON, J. EARL

LA RUE, MORGAN E.

LEITCH, ALBERT E.

LEITCH, JAMES G.

LEMMON, DAL M. 

LEVINSON, SAMUEL

LEWIS, GEORGE W.

LINKS, FRED W.

LUMBARD, CHARLES

LUNDLEE, GUNERIUS T.

LUPPEN, LUPPE B.

LYNN, JOHN E.

McAULAY,  R. B. 

McCLATCHY, H. J.

McCLATCHY, VALENTINE S.

MCCURRY, HAROLD J.

MCDOUGALL, GEORGE B.

MCKENZIE, FRANCIS R.

MCMILLAN, WARREN GRANT

MCNALLY, FRANK L. 

MADDOX, RICHARD

MAGEE, HARRY E.

MARTIN, FRED L. 

MARTIN, HARRY

MASON, WALLACE M.

MEISTER, GEORGE J.

MERING, CHARLES

MEYER, JOHN N.

MILLER, ROBERT P.

MILLER, ROYAL

MILLS, ABNER BANKS 

MINCH, FRANK

MOODY, WALTER R. 

MOORE, R. L.

MORGAN, WILLIAM H.

MORELAND, WILLIAM HALL, SR.

MORSHEAD, JOHN W.

NATHAN, MITCHEL W. 

NELSON, ARCHIBALD E.

NETHERLAND, BENJAMIN F.

NOACK, CARL G. W. 

OLIVER, BOYD

PAINE, CHARLES W.

PEART, LUKE W. 

PICKETT, ED R.

PRATT, MERRITT B. 

PROTZMAN, HAROLD O.

READ, FRED W.

REESE, JACK K.

REESE, PERCY D. 

RICCIARDI, NICHOLAS

ROLLER, FRED L. 

ROWLAND ALBERT A.

ROWRAY, JAMES B.

RUSSELL, GORDON K. 

RYAN, FRED B.

SAHLBERG, MANLEY W.

SCHOFF, C. E.

SCOTT, TOM 

SETZER, CURT F.

SHIELDS, PETER J.

SHORROCK, ROBERT P. 

SMALL, MELVIN J.

SNYDER, JAMES R. 

SPILMAN, CHARLES E.

SPRING, HENRY 

STANLEY, ELMER L.

STEPHENS, CARROLL H.

STEPHENS, JOSEPH H. 

STEWART, WALTER W.

STONE, MERVYN

TAYLOR, WALTER J. 

TAYLOR, PHILIP B.

TOBEY, JOHN O.

UPSON, L. S. 

UTLEY, CHARLES A.

WAHL, EDWARD 

WALMSLEY, HORACE M.

WANZER, HARRY S.

WARD, HARRY B.

WARD, WILLIAM A.

WARNER, WILLARD

WARREN, BURT

WATSON, KENNETH C.

WEIL, FRED C. 

WEISMAN, WILLIAM J.

WILKINS, FRED E.

WILLI, ANDREW H. 

WILLIAMS, AUSTIN D.

WILLIS, HAROLD E.

WILSON, GUSTAVE

WILSON, JAMES R.

WILSON, MORTIMER H.

WISE, NEWTON E.

WISEMAN, HARVEY

WISSEMANN, WALTER

WITTENBERG, HOWARD L.

WOODS, GEORGE H.

 

 

 

 

 

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OFFICERS

 

1927-28

 

J. K. (Jack) Reese, President

Charles Lumbard, Secretary

Fred L. Martin, Treasurer

Ed. R. Pickett, Sergeant-at-Arms

Jack Morshead, Assistant Secretary

 

 

DIRECTORS

 

H. C. (Bud) Bottorff, Paul De Back, Arthur Dudley, Milton J. Ferguson, Charlie Fortune, Al. Goddard, Carl Noack, Stew Upson, Walter Wissemann.

 

 

 


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