Salem Elks Auxiliary presents final scholarship, retires banner

The Ladies Auxiliary of Salem Elks Lodge #305 presented its last scholarship on May 8 of this year. The group made the decision to retire its banner after 81 years; Nov. 22, 1932 to Nov. 19, 2013. Those present for this final endeavor were, seated, from left, Past President Evelyn Babb, Past President Rosemary Martins, Past President Carol Blubaugh, scholarship winner Cyrena Cooper, Gertrude Geho, Lillian Woods; standing, Past President Kim Chapman, Marsha Centofanti, Past President Karen Short, Past President and Scholarship Chairman Betty Clayton, Past President Ona Mae Erath and Past President Rosemarie Crookston. (Submitted photo)