NATIONAL HOUSE HISTORY

PRINCIPLE FOUNDER WAS WARREN A. COLE
FOUNDER OF OUR RITUAL - MEDIEVAL FORMS - FIRST COAT OF ARMS
JOHN E. "JACK" MASON
(a genius, who locked himself up for a summer to write the ritual.)
DESIGNER OF THE PRESENT COAT OF ARMS: BRUCE McINTOSH

FIRST SIX ZETAS:
1909 1st. BOSTON UNIVERSITY
1912 2nd. UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS
1912 3rd. UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA

1912 4th. PENN STATE
1912 5th. BROWN UNIVERSITY
1912 6th. MIT

Nov. 29 1909 three law students formed alpha Zeta of Lambda Chi Alpha
Oct. 3, 1910 first ritualistic initiation
March 22, 1913 first national assembly in Boston, Mass.   Achievements of Lambda Chi Alpha are celebrated
March 22, 1913 Lambda Chi Alpha Day
March 22, 1913 Founder's Day
Feb. 8, 1912 first general headquarters, 16 Westland Ave, Boston, Mass.
Jan. 2, 1015 first issue of the "Cross and Crescent"
Feb. 12, 1920 headquarters moved Tokingston, PA. (2 weeks), Then to Wilkes-Barre PA. (a few months)
Dec. 15, 1920 headquarters finally moved to Indianapolis
Summer 1926 first issue of the Paedagogus
Oct 11, 1939 Theta Kappa Nu merged with Lambda Chi Alpha, Union Day
Aug. 31, 1952 Twenty Third General Assembly
Oct. 20, 1972 ground broken at College Park in Indianapolis for the current Headquarters

NATIONAL HEADQUARTERS ADDRESS:   LAMBDA CHI ALPHA  8741 FOUNDER'S ROAD  INDIANAPOLIS, IN. 46268