Story: Men’s clubs

Masonic ball programme, 1901

Masonic ball programme, 1901

Alongside their formal meetings, Masons held many social gatherings such as balls. This ball was held by the Lodge Beta-Waikato in Hamilton to celebrate the installation of their Worshipful Master.

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Jock Phillips, 'Men’s clubs - Masons', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 October 2021)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 22 May 2018