Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Spring/Summer Meeting Notice

 “… some of my most classic cases have had the least promising commencement.”              
-- Sherlock Holmes in “The Adventure of the Six Napoleons.”       

And in this season of commencements, we heartily invite you to join us at the annual
spring/summer dinner meeting of The Amateur Mendicant Society of Detroit.

Saturday, June 23, 2018
6:30 p.m.         
Commonwealth Club
30088 Dequindre, Warren, MI                                                                                                         
Club phone: (586) 751-9560
Our assigned story and brief discussion is on “The Adventure of the Six Napoleons,” in which what seems to be simple vandalism actually involves murder, the Mafia and a rare missing jewel.
Leading us through the story’s talking points will be Christine Jeryan.

The evening’s presentation will feature member Brad Schwartz and his investigation into “The Great Detectives: How Sherlock Holmes inspired Eliot Ness.”

There will also be the usual (and unusual) toasts, prizes and more.

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

To join us, please mail your check for $28 per person by FRIDAY, JUNE 15th to:

c/o Bev Ellis
48132 Colony Farms Circle
Plymouth, MI  48170-3305

The dinner includes chicken Kiev, ginger pork, rice medley, green beans, carrots, a summer salad and assorted pastries. As always, there will also be a cash bar.

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