Friday, July 06, 2012

Fall Meeting Notice

"I came personally, Mr. Holmes, in order to insure that you will return with me."
- Thorneycroft Huxtable to Sherlock Holmes in "The Adventure of the Priory School"

We cordially invite you to return with us to those thrilling days of yesteryear - and share a fine afternoon at the fall meeting of the Amateur Mendicant Society of Detroit.

Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 1:00 PM
Grosse Pointe Hunt Club, 655 Cook Road, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI.
Club Phone: (313) 884-9090

Our assigned reading is "The Adventure of the Priory School", which involves a mysterious letter, clues left by cows and bicycles, and band of gypsies, and the kidnapping of an heir.

The afternoon's presenter will be Dr. David Mohan who will offer a well-researched monograph entitled "Old Shoes, but New Nails: An Examination of the Priory School Mystery".

There will also be brief remarks about the tale plus the usual toasts, prizes, good fellowship and more!  We hope to see you on September 23rd.

To join us, please indicate your entree selection below and mail your check for $26 per person by MONDAY SEPTEMBER 17th to:

Edward F. Stein, AMS
25015 Oakbrook
Southfield, MI 48033

Indicate either:
Roasted Salmon (or)
Chicken Cutlet (or)
Marinated Flank Steak

The meal includes salad, vegetables, potatoes, bread, and dessert as well as coffee and tea.  As always, there will be a cash bar.

"Come at once if convenient.. if inconvenient, come all the same"