Monday January 20
7:00 PM
Confer the Entered Apprentice Degree

Tuesday January 21
6:30 PM
Study Club

Thursday January 23
6:30 PM
Officers & Past Masters  dinner at Los Lupe’s (Irving Mall)

Saturday January 25
8:00 – 10:30 AM
Family Pancake and Sausage Breakfast

Monday January 27
6:30 PM
Irving Masonic Lodge hosts Dallas Masonic Bureau

Tuesday January 28
6:30 PM
Study Club

Wednesday January 29
7:30 PM
MWSA meeting @ James Ladd Burgess Lodge #1305

Monday February 3
5:30 PM
Weekly Gathering

Tuesday February 4
6:30 PM
Study Club

Monday February 10
6:00 PM
Examinations and Bulletin Preparation

Tuesday February 11
6:30 PM Light Meal

Save the date
Saturday February 15
6:30 PM
Sweethearts Dinner (covered dish)


Brother Bobby Joe Wallace born on March 7th 1936 in Ridgeway, TX received his Masonic initiation on September 18, 1967.  At that time brother Wallace worked as an auto mechanic for C.S. Hamilton Motor Company.  He was made a Fellowcraft mason on August 22, 1969.  Five months later on January 30, 1970 Brother Wallace was raised to the degree of a Master Mason.  Brother Wallace passed from this world on December 24, 2013.

Brother Jack Ray Marlett born on May 26th 1952 in Lincoln, IL was elected to plural membership with Irving Masonic Lodge #1218 on February 10, 1998.  Brother Marlett received his degrees at Mackinaw Lodge No. 132 in Mackinaw, Illinois.  He was initiated an Entered Apprentice on September 26, 1977, passed to the degree of Fellowcraft on November 1, 1977 and was made a Master Mason on November 17, 1977.
Brother Jack Ray Marlett entered the door of the Celestial Lodge Above on January 2nd 2014.

“Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11:28)
This bulletin is dedicated to the memory of Brothers Bobby Joe Wallace and Jack Ray Marlett.  May God’s love and comfort abide with their loved ones.


It is a New Year and we are having our first family Pancake and Sausage Breakfast on Saturday,
January 25th from 8:00 - 10:30am at the Lodge.  We are asking $5.00 per person and $10.00 per couple or family.  The Past Masters will be our chefs and servers.   Come and enjoy some food and fellowship!


Don't forget to sign up your foursome for our second annual Charity Golf Tournament.  It will be held at Riverchase Golf Club on April 5th, 2014. There will be a putting contest at 11:30 sharp with Tee Time of 1:30 sharp.  There will be a buffet burger lunch after the game.  Foursome: $340 and single entry is $90.
Our primary contact person is Brother Larry Gammill @ (972) 841-2085 or email slabdancer43@
Ask your business friends to sponsor a hole @ $100.  Includes an advertising sign at one of the holes.
A sign-up sheet for your foursome is included with this bulletin.  Mail your sign-up sheet and check to:
Irving Masonic Lodge, P.O. BOX 170397, Irving, TX 75017 - Deadline is March 10.

FRUIT BASKETS — Thank you!

Thanks to all who helped make this another successful Fruit Basket day for our Masonic widows.  You made some very nice ladies very happy!


Better than mailing your dues, bring the dues to Lodge any Monday night.  We look forward to seeing you in the lodge meetings this coming year.  Annual Dues are $100.00.


A patient complained to his psychiatrist that he was always forgetting things.
“What shall I do?” he asked.  “Pay me in advance” the psychiatrist advised.