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News from Headquarters, 1956

Identifier: Folder 5:3

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.


  • 1956



From the Collection: 100 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Physical Description

January 10, 1956 -lecture by Cyril C. Richardson on Paranormal Healing in History and Modern Practice -Shane Miller classes on Working with Dreams as Recommended by the Edgar Cayce Readings -California Activity -January Conference schedule -Selections from the Edgar Cayce Readings: Descriptions of Gland-Functions

January 25, 1956 -letter from House Committee

February 4, 1956 -Headquarters updates -Doings in New York -Washington Members, Mark Your Calendars -What's Cookin' in California? -Sales Booming! (The Search for Bridey Murphy, book by Morey Bernstein) -Dates Set for June Congress and the Summer School Sessions -A Book of Extracts from the Readings -Edgar Cayce in "Chimes" Magazine

March 3, 1956 -Florence Edmonds obituary -New York Center schedule of events -California Activity -Dates for California Conferences Set

April 1, 1956 -move from 308 Arctic Circle to 67th Street and Atlantic -New York Activity -San Francisco Activity -Schedule of Lydia Schrader Gray's and Esther Wynne's Trip -Schedule of Hugh Lynn Cayce's Trip

April 21, 1956 -announcement of move to original Hospital Building; cost of supplies and furnishings -The Edgar Cayce Memorial Foundation brochure of renovated Hospital building

May 1, 1956 -Dallas Conference -Cleveland Activity -New York Activity -Association Headquarters -June 1956 Congress -August 1956 Summer School

June 9, 1956 -Congress update -Progress on Headquarters -1956 Summer School -Esther Wynne and Lydia Gray -Have You Heard? (There Is A River in paperback by Dell publishing; Edgar Cayce pamphlet by Fawcett Publishing; The Bridey Murphy Story filming in Virginia Beach) -New Letterhead

June 19, 1956 -Tuesday Study Group Meeting on Search for God

June 1956 -Index of Extracts from the Edgar Cayce Readings

July 15, 1956 -The Twenty-Fifth Annual Congress -Headquarters Scene -Post Scripts -explanation of and update on The Edgar Cayce Readings indexing and microfilming project

August 1, 1956 -Board of Trustees semi-annual meeting -Trustees -Officers -Membership Changes -Publishing Company Stock to be Purchased by Association -Summer School -New Publications -Bridey Murphy Picture -Reports (Lydia Gray, Esther Wynne, Lucille Kahn, Nell Clairmonte -Headquarters Scene

booklet, Third Summer Session of a New School for the Expansion of Consciousness

October 8, 1956 -Progress Report on the Building

October 12, 1956 -HLC tour update -October conference -New York -California -Juicy Item #894 (membership dues) -Books (There Is A River paperback; Mystery Man of Miracles by Joseph Millard) -Juicy Item #895 (gift of California dates from Renee' Ashlock)

November 10, 1956 -Notes on the Headquarters Scene -Contributions to the Improvement of Headquarters Department -The Widening Circle (East Coast events) -Memo from the Business Manager

December 5, 1956 -Sunday afternoon forum series -January Conference -Library Fund -Note from Business Manager (Bob Adriance) -Monthly Selections from the EC Readings -Beth Golden obituary

Repository Details

Part of the The Edgar Cayce Foundation Repository

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