1939/40 Season

Key Personnel

President: Robert C. Merrill

Secretary: George H. Miller

Accompanist: Cora Moore Frey

Significant Dates and Milestones

9-26-39 First rehearsal (Elks Club)

10-16-39 CONCERT: Marshfield (Egyptian Theater). Benefit Boy Scouts.
With Hal Young, tenor.

1-26-40 Sang at Oregon Press Conference dinner

1-31-40 Sang at Kilpatrick Study Conference dinner

2-20-40 CONCERT: Eugene (McArthur Court). Benefit Boy Scouts.

2-24-40 CONCERT: Portland (Civic Auditorium). Sponsor Portland Rotary Club; benefit children’s work. Sang on radios KOIN and KEX, Portland.
3- 5-40 CONCERT: Silverton (High school}, Sponsor Silverton Rotary Club; benefit high school piano fund and youth work

3-12-40 Dinner meeting (Osbourn Hotel)

3-29-40 Sang at Willamette Valley lumbermen’s Association meeting.

4-17-40 CONCERT: Klamath Falls Pelican Theater). Sponsor Klamath Falls Rotary Club; benefit livestock show.
5-21-40 CONCERT: Eugene(McArthur Court). Benefit Girl Scouts.
With Verne Sellin, violinist; Virginia Sallee, mezzo-soprano.

5-28-40 Annual meeting (Seymor’s Cafe).

8-27-40 Sang at notification program for Republican vice-presidential nominee Charles L. McNary, Salem.