This Week in Chester History…

In 1937, the Chester Patriotic Order of Americans elected the following officers: Mabel Hoffman as president, Grace Sutton as assistant president, Madelyn Emmons as vice-president, Ada Tredway as assistant vice-president, Grace Emmons as conductor, Delia DeWitt as assistant conductor, Mae Conklin as recording secretary, Sarah Thompson as assistant recording secretary, Lillie Hughson as financial secretary, Minnie Blaine as treasurer, Hazel Apgar as guardian, Nellie Schuyler as sentinel, and Elizabeth Keller as chaplain. Source: Mendham-Chester Tribune