Guest Speaker: Jack Custer
Topic: The Sprague
The Sprague, built at Dubuque, Iowa’s Iowa Iron Works in 1901 by Captain Peter Sprague for the Monongahela River Consolidated Coal and Coke Company, was the world’s largest steam powered sternwheeler towboat. She was nicknamed Big Mama.
Social starts at 6:30
Dinner starts at 7:00
Menu includes salad, hot brown, roast beef, dressing with gravy, green beans, dessert, and coffee/tea/water