Photo: From the start and proud of it

— submitted by the Guilderland Elks

Guilderland Elks honor charter members: In 1972, two-hundred men founded the Guilderland Elks; 22 are still living, and six of them attended a Jan. 16 dinner in their honor where they received certificates of appreciation. The six charter members are pictured with Exalted Ruler Kathy Brittel at center: Charles Byrne Jr.; William Kurtzner Jr.; Matthew Robinson, Joseph Restifo, John "Jack" Davis, and Thomas Constable.