On Tuesday, November 14th, 2023, the Grand Master’s Council T.I hosted a splendid evening of Cryptic Masonry at Mark Masons' Hall, welcoming the Grand Master, M. Ill. Comp Kessick John Jones, along with the District Grand Master, R. Ill. Comp Vincent John Driver and their escorting teams
Thrice-Illustrious Master lIl.Comp. Martin W. Payne skilfully opened the Council and led the ceremony conferring the degree of Select Master upon five members, marking a momentous occasion for the new initiates.
The event was characterized by the unique and personal styles of each participant, adding a special charm that left companions thoroughly delighted.
Special recognition should be given to the Captain of the Guard and Conductor of the Council for their excellent performance on short notice additionally the previous Thrice Illustrious Master delivered a captivating lecture, contributing to the overall success of the evening.
Festivities continued at the Festive Board, where the catering staff provided an excellent carvery, complementing the speeches and camaraderie. The Council can take pride in the success of the evening, a testament to their dedication to Cryptic Masonry.