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2014 Christmas Tea

DBE in Tennessee 2014 Christmas Tea Well there it was again, that time of the year! The Daughters of the British Empire in Tennessee Christmas Tea 2014 For those of you who have never attended this event. This is a traditional High Tea served by the ladies of the two Tennessee Chapters and is always.. read more →

Southern District Organisers Meeting

Southern District Organizer’s Meeting 2014 by Diane Jones (State President)   Six Tennessee Chapter members attended the Southern District Organizer’s meeting in September, in Birmingham, Alabama.A reception was held at the home of the Alabama State President on the Friday evening and what a fabulous evening it turned out to be! A wonderful home cooked.. read more →

Three Famous English Houses

Three Famous English Houses with Egyptian connections! By Christine Harris Highclere Castle Most of us have seen the lavish BBC production, ‘Downton Abbey’. But not many recognized the ‘Abbey’ as Highclere Castle, home of the Canarvon family since 1679, and that the 5th Earl of Canarvon was the financier of the Egyptian excavation headed by brilliant.. read more →