L. to R.. The R.W.P.G.M., Rt. W. Bro. N Drain, W. Bro. Fred Arbuckle, W. Bro. Billy Arbuckle and W. Bro. I. McKnight (W.M)
W. Bro. Fred Arbuckle was Entered, Passed and Raised on 2nd September 1966, 7th April 1967 and 31st May 1967 respectively, was installed as Worshipful Master in 1976 and invested as Provincial Grand Steward in 1997.
W. Bro. Billy Arbuckle presented W. Bro. Arbuckle to the WM reminiscing that nearly 40 years ago when he join the order the then Worshipful Master W. Bro. Sam Bell commented that it was the first time he has seen a father leading his son around the lodge room and calling him brother; he had waited a long time for the opportunity and it was a privilege.
The R.W. Provincial Grand Master presented W .Bro. Arbuckle with his 50 year jewel and paid tribute to him for all his years of loyal support. The P.G. Secretary then presented W. Bro Arbuckle with his 50 year certificate accompanied with a few words of appreciation.
Finally, on behalf of the lodge the W.M. presented W. Bro. Arbuckle with an engraved Commercial Masonic Lodge No.164 maul as a memento of this special occasion.
In reply W. Bro. Arbuckle offered his grateful thanks to the WM and members of Commercial Masonic Lodge No.164 and to the visitors from W. E Scott Memorial Masonic Lodge No. 554 for supporting him this evening; he further thanked W. Bro. H Guthrie for the catering and the R.W. Provincial Grand Master for the presentation.