Exemplification of the Fourth Degree
October 6, 2018 –
The Fourth Degree Exemplification is scheduled for Saturday, October 6, 2018 at
the Castle of Knights, 1599 Memorial Dr. Chicopee MA, 01020.
A package of Order Forms is included with this letter. They must be used to process applications for Exemplification Candidates. All copies of membership application forms must be included when submitting the completed forms. Please assure all required signatures have been obtained. Applications will be signed and dated by the Master and appropriate copies returned to the Assembly Comptroller after the Exemplification.
The Initiation Fee for each Candidate is $70.00 which includes one banquet ticket and a Fourth Degree Social Baldric and Lapel Pin. Additional banquet tickets can be ordered for $40.00 each. Ladies Luncheon is $25.00. There is no fee for a Priest other than his banquet ticket. Suggest Council or Assembly purchase ticket for the Priest. Remind members Extra banquet and Ladies Luncheon must be purchased from Assembly Comptroller. Donated Ladies Luncheon raffle items, should be delivered by 11:30a.m. to the Luncheon site.
Once the entire packet is submitted by the Assembly Comptroller to the Master Fourth Degree Massachusetts District (Secretary), a package per Assembly will be furnished the morning of the Exemplification to the Assembly Comptroller. Packet will include all ordered tickets and other appropriate items.
All forms, applications and check are due by September21, 2018.
Make an assembly check payable to: Master Fourth Degree Massachusetts District. All documentation must be submitted to FDD Stanley Ciukaj, Secretary to the Master, 42 Lois Street Ware, MA 01082. Please noteeach assembly should send ONLY one check. All fees should be made payable to the assembly and the assembly should cut one check. Please do not hesitate to contact Stan with any questions. He can be reached at 413-967-4223 or 413-531-8602.
In advance, thank you for your cooperation and attention to detail. The efficiency of the comptroller will benefit the Exemplification, the Candidates and their guests.
Agenda for Exemplification, Saturday, October 6th,.
11:30-12:30 PM Candidate Registrations; 11:30 AM Doors open, Ladies Luncheon 12:30 PM.
1:00 PM Exemplification. 4:00 PMMass. Banquet and Introduction of Dignitaries 6:00 PM
Attire for candidates is: Dark suit; dark tie; white collar shirt without button on collar; black plain shoes; black socks. Active duty military, police and firefighter can wear their respective class A dress uniform. Current members can still wear the tuxedo.
Need Honor Guards for Exemplification and Reception. Honor Guards wear your regalia or your new uniform.
Lodging information will be provided separate notice. Name of the Honoree will be provided later. Due to limited time available there will not be on Ad -book for this Exemplification. Gifts and donations for ladies raffle are also requested. See form enclosed.
Paul Bergeron, Master of Massachusetts District