Friday, December 16, 2016

Winter Meeting Announcement

“I had called upon Sherlock Holmes to wish him the compliments of the season…”                  
- Dr. John Watson in “The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle.”       

Along with wishing you the merriest compliments of the season, we’re inviting you to join us at the upcoming winter dinner meeting of The Amateur Mendicant Society of Detroit.

Saturday, January 21, 2017
Doors open at 6 p.m.; dinner at 6:45 p.m.
Commonwealth Club of Detroit
30088 Dequindre Road, Warren, MI                                                                                                                      
Our assigned story is “The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle,” which involves a priceless missing gemstone, a special Christmas goose and a wrongly-accused man. And a quiz so read the story.

The evening’s presentation will be “An Irregular Life: Confessions of a Fortunate Sherlockian” by the esteemed Mark McPherson, BSI.

There will also be toasts, a prize raffle, the presentation of the annual Beggar’s Cup award, a cake to honor The Master on his 163rd birthday and the usual folderol.

Please make dinner checks payable to: Amateur Mendicant Society of Detroit and mail to the address below. Or to use PayPal, contact for instructions.

To join us, please mail your check for $26 per person by FRIDAY, JAN. 13th to:

c/o Edward F. Stein
29950 Sunset Drive, #108
Farmington Hills, MI  48334

Your entrée choices include rib-eye roast, chicken Marsala, roasted potatoes, mixed vegetables, salad, rolls and light desserts. As always, there will be a cash bar.

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