Many of you will know that one of my most persistent hobbies is chess, which I am fairly good at.
I posted here once a now-dead link to a slightly deranged article about the connection between the pawn in a Jacques, Staunton chess set and the square and compasses. Although the link is dead, luckily I copied the lot at my own expense to a newsgroup, and it can be seen here: Staunton Chess Set and Freemasonry.
But I saw another one the otehr day that is even betterm
But St Reinold is apparently the same person as Renaud de Montauban, Wiki, and it was he who killed Charlemagne's nephew, Berthelot, following a quarrel over chess by zonking him on the head with a chess board.
That's gotta hurt!
Freeman of the City of Prince George, British Columbia 4th Degree Order of Skinner & Probyn's 18th Degree A&H Art. Company of Mass, USA Orator of the Planispheres &c &c &c GM, Order of Acrimonious Virgin
omni: In my Lodge the Secretary is a hugh bully along with control issues. if anyone even asks a question he files masonic charges against them. He controls members mostly because they are afraid of him.
Apr 16, 2018 1:07:49 GMT
The Ancient: To omni: Grow some balls, that lodge is yours as well as every member in that lodge. If you are right, its not your problem. Nobody likes the ugliness of masonic charges. Light will always illuminate darkness, don't be afraid, be a better man.
May 27, 2018 15:37:09 GMT
The Ancient: Oh, I am a new member and just wanted to say hi...
May 27, 2018 15:39:10 GMT