Pettit, Skidmore Rep Treasurer 1917
PARTY CLUBS ELECT The Democratic Club of Itichmond Hill and the Richmond Hill Republican Club, which are in close proximity to each other at Richmond Hill, elected officers on Friday night. The Democrats, whose clubhouse was visited by Are and badly damaged a few days ago, elected the following officers: William .1. McCaw, president: Cornelius A. Brislin, fHst vice president; W. H. Keese, second vice president; Joel Kowler, third vice president; Wilbur G. Young, treasurer; Harry A. Horton, recording secretary; Harry D. Xeier, corresponding secretary; John W. Guilfoyle, financial secretary, and Frank Feldauer, sergeant-at-arms. The new president of the Richmond Hill Republican Club is Warren B. Ashmead of Jamaica, who succeeds John W Dolan. Mr. Dolan declined to have' himself considered for reelection. The other officers elected are: William J. McGahie, first vice president; J. W. Winters, second vice president; Skidmore Pettit, treasurer, a position he has held for the past fifteen years; Otto Kapinas, financial secretary: Dr. F. C. St. John, recording and corresponding secretary; Sidney Ollendorff, assistant secretary, and James Weston, sergeant-at-arms.