The Westmeath Men’s Association and Auxiliary met at Tuxedo Hall in response to a call by the committee in charge of their 45th annual ball at Yorkville Casino, 210 East 86th Street, Saturday evening, November 23rd.
Christopher J. Casserly, a veteran member of the association, is secretary.
The net proceeds of the ball will be forwarded to his Grace, the Bishop of Meath, Most Rev. Thomas Mulvany, D.D., in behalf of the new Cathedral, Mullingar, which is rapidly nearing completion.
The Diocese of Meath includes Meath, Westmeath and part of Longford and Cavan. Friends will flock in large numbers from Tara’s Hill to Royal Uisneach, and from the Bridge of Finea to Virginia Road. Their hearty co-operation is invited and will be much appreciated.
The follow committee is in charge of the ball:–Michael Merriman (chairman); Christopher J. Casserly, secretary; Eugene Glennon, Andrew Coyne, John Kelly, Christopher Murray, James Duffy, Matthew Delahunty, Christopher Brennan, Patrick Carroll, and Christopher Duffy– From “The Advocate,” New York.
Photo is Mullingar Cathedral as shown on August 8, 1936 in the Irish Independent