FUNERAL FLORAL DISPLAY. The flowers bear an inscription "333," associated with the Knights of Tabor, an early African American fraternal group. Lincoln's chapter in the second decade of the 20th century was called Ricketts Commandery No. 14.
The genesis of the Knights of Tabor was an African American secret society named The Knights of Liberty and also the Knights of Tabor and the International Order of Twelve that was formed in 1846 by Moses Dickson. The main purpose...more »