Mecca Temple Debenture


The above debenture was issued in 1917 by Mecca Shrine Temple to raise money to build a new Temple in NYC.  As it turned out it became an excellent investment for anyone who purchased them, as the coupons were redeemable at a 5% interest rate during the entire 1930's depression.  This certificate was in the possession of a gentleman who had 100 of them that had belonged to his grandfather!  At this writing the grandson was pursuing the current value of them!




Museum Home Page     Phoenixmasonry Home Page

Copyrighted 1999 - 2015   Phoenixmasonry, Inc.      The Fine Print