Printed Invitation, To: "The Catholic Club of Philadelphia requests the pleasure of your company" on [November 18, 1887].

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Emblem, centered top on invitation, is a shield with cross, topped a cross. Ribbon banner below with motto "per fidem libertas" The affair was "on Friday evening, the 18th inst., from 8:30 to 10:30 o'clock to meet" At bottom of card in caps and bolded "Rear Admiral Vignes and Officers of the 'Minerve'"  Archbishop Patrick Ryan met the Rear Admiral that evening.

Confirmed invitation date from published article: "A Round of Pleasure Admiral Vignes Visits Mayor Fitler's Rope Works and Attends Two Banquets" The Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) 18 November 1887, p. 3.

Main Author: Catholic Club of Philadelphia.
Language: English
Published: 1884
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