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Work of Amusements Committee

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Work of the Amusements Committee – Inaugural Ball Proposed.
The committee on amusements for the Reunion held a meeting last evening at the Windsor hotel; all the members present but one. After a general discussion of the matter in hand a program was decided on embracing the following features, which were referred to the sub committees named to work up details:
1. Glass ball shooting match. – Zack Laney.
2. Clay pigeon shooting match. – Zack Laney.
3. Riding tournament. – A. R. Lewis.
4. Base ball match. – Theodore Luman.
5. Racing canoe race. – J. F. Zacharias.
6. Caledonian games. – Theodore Luman.
7. Trades display. – H. D. Robbins.
Suitable prizes will be offered for the several contests, and the program will be scattered over the three days of the Reunion.
H. W. Williamson has been added to the amusements committee.
It has been proposed to hold in the wigwam on the Monday evening preceding the opening of the Reunion a grad ball and reception, the music for same to be furnished by Jungnickel’s orchestra if arrangements to that end can be made, and the committee has assurances that they can be, and the floor can be adjusted to the purpose.




Collection Location:
Cumberland, Maryland

Complied by Theodore Luman

Society of the Army of West Virginia; United States. Army. Dept. of West Virginia; Cumberland (Md.)--History; Reunions

Cumberland (Md,), 1884

Western Maryland Regional Library
100 South Potomac Street
Hagerstown, Maryland 21740

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