Rules of Possession
Approved under Ruling, February 15, 1978
Of M:. W:. Brother Harris F. Mitchell, Grand Master of AR
The Proctor Gavel is the property of Sylvan Hills Lodge #754, and remains so regardless of location. To encourage Masonic fellowship and visitation, any Arkansas Lodge, F. & A.M. chartered under the MW Grand Lodge of AR may claim the Gavel as follows:
Visit the Lodge currently possessing the Gavel at any regular meeting, either Stated or Called, with a minimum of ALL THREE principal officers and five other members in good standing of the claiming Lodge, eight total.
Provided, the Proctor Gavel may not leave the State of Arkansas.
When claiming the Gavel, please be sure you have the following items:
The Edwin Proctor Gavel, the display box, the log book, and the carrying bag.
Upon claiming the Gavel, we ask that the Secretary or Master notify Sylvan Hills Lodge, either by postal mail or e-mail, of its whereabouts.
Sylvan Hills Masonic Lodge #754, P.O. Box 6221, Sherwood, AR 72124-6221
Please include your contact info, meeting times, and Lodge location.Also, please complete a page in the log book showing your time of possession.