The members of the 2021 Club are so proud to be continuing the legacy of service established by these community members who committed to 'Service Above Self' 100 Years ago. Founded in October of 1921 and the Mount Vernon Rotary Club is one of the oldest clubs in the state of Washington.
The Charter Members Were:
James W. Agnew, Manager, Palace Billiards and Supply
Chester D. Bates, Partner, Mount Vernon Hardware Co.
Morton J. Beaumont, Manager, Herald Publishing Co.
George Blasingame, Practitioner, Christian Science
Lyle Branchflower, Branchflower & Son, Implements
J. Art Bue, Dealer, Dodge Brothers Cars
Thornton D’Arc, Surgeon
Charlie A. Nelson, Superintendent, City Schools
John E. Hoflsinger, Minister, First Baptist Church
George Pederson, Baker, City Bakery
Charles W. Ricker, Electrical Supplies, Rickers Live Wire Shop
‘Al’ L. Sears, Printer
Thomas Smith, Attorney at Law
Sidney A. Warner, Dry Goods, Warner’s Department Store