Greater Miami Chapter of The Links, Incorporated has a very illustrious and significant history that began when three ingenious and charming organizers, Susie W. Francis, Maude K. Reid, and Mayme E. Williams, united with fifteen other Charter Members to establish the Chapter.
On November 5, 1955 at 2:00 p.m., in the lounge of the Carver Hotel, the following charter members were installed into Greater Miami Chapter of The Links, Incorporated: Eloise K. Bannerman, Alma F. Brooks, Charlotte F. Clarke, Lugusta Colston, Louise Davis, Gussie M. Dobbs, Constance Douglas, Linnie Fannin, Susie Francis, Bernice Kemp, Hulda Lyttle, Theoria T. Houston, Dora Patterson, Maude K. Reid, Walton Y. Robinson, Margaret Styles, Mayme E. Williams and Mary F. Williams.
GREATER MIAMI CHAPTER MEMBERS
Immediately following the installation ceremony of the Chapter, officers were installed at the home of Link Susie Francis during an elegant dinner meeting. The first officers were Link Maude K. Reid – President; Link Susie W. Francis – Vice President; Link Gussie Dobbs – Secretary; Link Lugusta Colston – Treasurer; and Link Margaret Styles – Financial Secretary. Greater Miami Chapter of The Links, Incorporated was sponsored by The Orlando Chapter and installed by Link Georgia Schanck, Southern Area Director.