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News from Headquarters, 1954

Identifier: Folder 5:1

Scope and Contents

From the Collection: This collection consists of administrative records, publications, research data, and audio-visual materials that document the development and activities of the Association for Research and Enlightenment in Virginia Beach, Virginia.


  • 1954



From the Collection: 100 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Description

January 29, 1954 -Work on the Edgar Cayce Readings Under the Foundation Program -Activities Under the Association -Membership -Headquarters Operation -Publications -Lectures -Congress and Conferences -Group Study -Prayer Group -Experiments

February 12, 1954 -Word of Thanks from Headquarters Committee -Attention Roanoke, Virginia -Boston Lecture -Searchlights -Saturday Evening Post story on reincarnation -Navy in Bermuda Being Reorganized (Hildegarde Allen in Bermuda) -Microfilm Viewer

February 27, 1954 -Discover Yourself: Theme of the Twenty-Fourth Annual Congress -Boston Study Group -The Tape Recorded Libraries -You Will Survive Death (sermon by L.L. Dunnington of Iowa City, Iowa) -West Coast Conference Dates -The House Committee -February Visitors at Headquarters -Executive Committee Meeting Minutes (3/10/1954) -Two Surveys of Psychical Research: The Imprisoned Splendour by Raynor C. Johnson; Mysterious Psychic Phenomena by Hereward Carrington; Great Systems of Yoga by Ernest Wood; New World of the Mind by J.B. Rhine

March 9, 1954 -letter from House Committee

March 11, 1954 -Board of Trustees meeting on Summer School program -Congress Committee Meets -Open House and Musicale

April 5, 1954 -West Coast Conferences -Summer School -House Committee Reports -June Congress -Music (HLC and Sally Cayce meeting with Beatrice and Richmond Seay to choose meditation music)

April 22, 1954 -Cancer Abstract -Schedule of Weekly Activities at New York Center -Theron Helms obituary

May 4, 1954 -HLC report of activities in Dallas, Texas -Recent Guests at Headquarters

June 10, 1954 -Congress Lectures -The Project -Children's Play School -Congress Classes -Entertainment -What About the Western Trip? -1954 Congress Project outline

June 30, 1954 -Congress report -Robert Schor update on extracts and Project seminar -William Price Searchlight article on Harold Reilly's Congress talk -Joseph Fiutko editing tape recordings -study of readings at Headquarters

July 10, 1954 -Summer School Session -Tom Sugrue Memorial Library -Craig Healing Springs, Virginia -Headquarters Scene -Recent Additions to the Library

July 15, 1954 -Thomas Sugrue Memorial Library mailing

August 12, 1954 -Summer School now in session -Recreation -Scholarship -Administration Building -The Effectiveness of Prayer and Meditation -New York Center -Fishing Pier

August 24, 1954 -Summer School report -Headquarters Scene -October Conference -Suggested Reading -Brother John Scripts -Recent Additions to the Library -Craig Healing Springs Prayer Laboratory as reported by Marjorie Bonney

September 20, 1954 -October Conference -1954-55 New York Lecture Schedule -New Tapes Available -Where Were You at 12 o'Clock? (prayer for the ARE Administration Building Project)

September 22, 1954 -letter from the House Committee

October 4, 1954 -West Coast Conferences -Eastern Trip -October Conference -Former Membership Secretary Publishes Article on Edgar Cayce (Hildegarde Allen)

November 5, 1954 -October conference report -San Francisco Conference -Esther Wynne and Hugh Lynn Cayce Return From October Trip -New York Activities

December 13, 1954 -January Conference -Laboratory Class in Dream Analysis at the January Conference -Robert Schor Handles New York Classes -A Merry Christmas! -Book Notes (Edgar Cayce Publishing Co.)


Repository Details

Part of the The Edgar Cayce Foundation Repository

215 S. 67th Street
Virginia Beach VA 23451 United States