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Mode of Opening the Grand and Royal Chapter All things being duly prepared in the ante chamber and the present and past Most Excellent Grand Masters with [the]1 Grand O cers for the [time]2 being in their respective robes; and the rest of the Companions with [their]3 Ensignia, Staves &c.