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Most of the founding members were 19th century personalities. In childhood they witnessed the hardships of s Savannah and as young men they learned the meaning of sacrifice in WWI. America had plunged into an atomic age during the first decades of the Cold War. This rising technologic era was a far cry from the horse and buggy days of their youth.The Breakfast Club Sandwich
Then they agreed that they would not stand idly by as the world changed without expressing themselves. The heroic memories of the victories of Gen. Pershing and their service during WWI still inspired their need for action. So they chose to speak to the world from the platform of a humble breakfast club. It stood directly across the street from the newly opened Memorial Hospital.
A more symbolic place could not have been found to express patriotic ideas in a changing world. It was often said that one could hear all the news and gossip in the county there over a warm plate of bacon, eggs and grits.
Each day the Leopold Ladies placed two large tables end to end and reserved them especially for the use of the club. The breakfast club met Monday-Friday. At regular meetings it was the custom of members to read the Savannah Morning Newspaper until a waitress took their orders. Then they spoke freely with each other until the food arrived. The delicious aromas of fresh coffee, grits, eggs and bacon filled the air.
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Since many of the members were in positions of influence in Savannah the discussions were rich in local and national issues. The members of the club came from throughout Savannah society. Hunter who was one of the most highly decorated service men in US history.
There was Rabbi Solomon Starrels, Rev. Ernest Risley, Salzburger Lemuel Highsmith and many others. It was the custom of the Bishop, the Rabbi, and the Pastor to perform their pastoral duties by ministering on early mornings to patients at Memorial Hospital. Afterwards they would drop in to sit with the breakfast club for refreshments. At that time they were often seen to discourse warmly together concerning the spirit of the times.
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Only in Savannah could such a unique gathering take place with such regularity. One man in particular was connected to every member of the breakfast club. Robert Willett Porter first started the club as a way to connect on a daily basis with old friends.
He served in WWI and jumped at the chance to breakfast with his old comrades. Like many Savannahians of the day R. Porter was a dyed in the wool Woodrow Wilson Democrat, a political activist who often permitted the Board of Elections to use his house garage as a polling station.
Guests may be invited to either of these events.
There may also be smaller dinners during the year to mark the initiation of new members. The club often books private dining rooms under an assumed name, as most restaurateurs are wary of the Club's reputation for causing considerable drunken damage during the course of dinner.
In a photograph of the Bullingdon Club taken in was discovered - it made the headlines because two of the posing members, Boris Johnson and David Cameronhad gone on to careers in politics and were, at the time, Mayor of London and Leader of the Conservative Party respectively. Nearby students jeered the members as they left, with one even playing " Yakety Sax " the theme song for The Benny Hill Show.
A number of episodes over many decades have provided anecdotal evidence of the Club's behaviour. Infamously on 12 Mayafter dinner, Bullingdon members smashed almost all the glass of the lights and windows in Peckwater Quad of Christ Churchalong with the blinds and doors of the building, and again on 20 February He eventually obtained it only on the understanding that he never join in what was then known as a "Bullingdon blind", a euphemistic phrase for an evening of drink and song.
On hearing of his eventual attendance at one such evening, Queen Mary sent him a telegram requesting that he remove his name from the Club.
Members dress for their annual Club dinner in specially made traditional tailcoats in dark navy blue, with a matching velvet collar, offset with ivory silk lapel revers, brass monogrammed buttonsa mustard waistcoatand a sky blue bow tie. There is also a Club tiewhich is sky blue striped with ivory. These are all provided by the Oxford branch of court tailors Ede and Ravenscroft.
On several occasions in the past, when the club was registered, the University proctors have suspended it on account of the rowdiness of members' activities,  including suspensions in and In his retirement speech as proctor, Professor of Geology Donald Fraser noted an incident which, not being on University premises, was outside their jurisdiction: But the transcript of what they called the wife of the neighbour who went to ask them to be quiet was written in language that is not usually printed".
A photograph taken in depicting David Cameron and Boris Johnson together amongst other members of the club, including Jonathan Ford of the Financial Times is perhaps the best-known example. Gillman and Soame, the photographers who own the copyright to the image, withdrew permission for it to be reproduced.