In a stark change to decades past, Freemasons around the world have started wearing clothing and jewelry advertising their connection to the Craft. We often receive questions about who can and can’t wear particular symbols, what they mean, and today we answer those questions!
Being a local organization whose history is tied to the city of Petaluma, and located in a historic building in the center of downtown, we often receive inquiries about Freemasonry and our activities. This week we open up our Lodge to any and all who are interested!
In 2008 our wonderful clocktower was rededicated, after having been remachined by skilled clockmakers.
Charles Coward, or “The Count of Auschwitz” as he would come to be known, joined the British Army in 1937 and was captured by the Germans in 1940. In retrospect the Germans would have deeply regretted capturing him as he did far more damage to them as a POW than he did on the front lines.