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On Sept. 12 the Ely Lions Club celebrated its 90th Birthday. The Ely Lions Club is the second oldest Chartered Lions Club in the State of Nevada. Lions members throughout Nevada joined the celebration which included the 90 Ely Lions Charter Steam Engine Run and a BBQ dinner & program at the Freight Building of the NNRy.  During the program, donations were received in the amount of $637 to be used to purchased tickets for local needy children to ride this years Halloween and Polar Express train excursions. Pictured from left to right: Mark Bassett, Bill Holt, Eddie Chase, Annette Marshall, Larry Dunton, Faye Cavender (receiving donation and Supervisor of Dept of Child and Family Services), Kelly Brown, Stephen Bishop, and Melissa.9-25 Lions 90th1