His book, which is still available on Amazon is a work of great insights, stinging wit and sincerity, which reveals the Craft does indeed have an important role in the world of the 1950’s.
I have no doubt that his arguments and conclusions remain valid right up to the present time.
Next to report was Dennis Wheavil, the Committee Secretary, who recorded the physical record of events, previous presented by their Treasurer in financial terms.
He too had an interesting report with details of some of their recipients and their achievements over the past twelve months. Our Most Wor Grand Master then took the floor and for the best part of half an hour set out a summary of the developments and changes currently ongoing in Grand Lodge as we modernise both our building and our administration.
Sadly however, Vindex was alone in his determination to Stand Up and Be Counted.
The rulers of the day, took the view that it was better not to respond and so this worthy Brother did not get the support and credit that he was entitled to.
There is no need to take my word on any of this as these historical records are still available to those with the interest to look.