The regular meeting of
the University Heights Lions Club was
called to order at 6:45 a.m. by
President Robert Bahn with most of the
members present. The meeting was at our
usual venue, the Chef's In Buffet, in
downtown Jonesboro [105 Burke Ave.]
Following jokes that went on and on by
Tail Twister Brad Baker, the song was
led by Lion Bill Dickens in absence of
Lion Tommy White, who showed up late for
the meeting. After the song, Lion Ken
Stallings led, or lifted up, the prayer
The pot drawing resulted
in Lion Louie Ulmer winning - again!
(What happened to No. 8?)
A report on Jim Mashburn stated that
Lion Jim is home and we all hope he is
improving right along. Lion Jim was
injured in a vehicle accident.
Well, White Cane Days was
worth the effort as $1,048.66 was
gathered by the generous folks who shop
at Walmart on Highland Drive. We were
reminded of the 50th Anniversary Banquet
of UH Lions will be held at 6.30 p.m. on
Saturday, Sept. 28 at
. The Lions District 7-0
convention will be held on Friday and
Saturday Oct. 4th & 5th beginning at 5
p.m. and at St. Bernards Auditorium.
Pecans have been ordered.
In the regular monthly
business meeting, Lion Charles Hartwig
read the minutes from the previous
month's meeting, which was duly approved
by those who were still present.
Lion Treasurer Ron Erwin
presented the financial report - we
still have money.
Car Show Chairman Jim
Watkins said the question still remains
s- "To move, or not to move." The
question will be decided soon.
Lion Ron McCormick said
he is still working on a membership
The annual UH Lions TV
Auction will be discussed at an Auction
Committee meeting Tuesday, Sept. 24 at
Forest Home Church of the Nazarene on
Forrest Home Road.
The meeting was adjourned
at 7:32 a.m.
Presented by Curt Hodges.