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Front page June 7, 1915: 'Fezzed throngs come for grotto convention'

Among the local news on the day's front page:

"Veiled prophets from many sections arrive for supreme council session to be opened with reception and dance tonight"

"Buffalo has fallen captive to a throng of fezzed visitors, members of the Mystic Order of Veiled Prophets of the Enchanted Realm, who by train and boat have been sweeping into the city since early yesterday morning to attend their supreme council session, formally opened tonight at Elmwood Music Hall with a reception and dance."

"Both Hubbard estates go to two children"

"Elbert Jr. is named sole executor in both wills filed for probate -- value of property problematical -- he carried $100,000 insurance."

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June 7 1915

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