Thursday, January 02, 2014

February 1st Meeting Notice

“It’s every man’s business to see justice done”                  
- Sherlock Holmes in “The Adventure of the Crooked Man.”      

And we hope you’ll do us justice by joining us for an afternoon of comestibles and conviviality at the annual winter meeting of The Amateur Mendicant Society of Detroit.

Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 1 p.m.
Big Rock Chop House
245 S. Eton Road, Birmingham, MI
Phone: (248) 647-7774                                                                                                  
Our assigned story is “The Adventure of The Crooked Man,” which concerns a love triangle, a “locked room” mystery and an exotic creature.

Our presentation will be “A Holmesian Menagerie” by Christine Jeryan and we will also be celebrating the 160th birthday of The Master. In addition, we’ll be awarding our annual Beggar’s Cup for Sherlockian scholarship and offering a unique and interactive All-Canon quiz.

We’ll also have the usual toasts, plus prizes and more. We hope to see you on February 1, 2014.

To join us, please mail your check for $25 per person by FRIDAY, JANUARY 24th  to:

c/o Edward F. Stein
25015 Oakbrooke
Southfield, MI  48033

NOTE: Please make checks payable to: Amateur Mendicant Society of Detroit.

You must also choose either chicken piccata, flank steak or grilled salmon with your dinner payment.

Cheddar garlic mashed potatoes, a vegetable medley, dessert sorbet and beverages will be provided.  As always, there will be a cash bar.

 “Come at once if convenient … if inconvenient, come all the same.”