Silks, trains and ermines

Abp. Schlarman as a chieftain

Schlarman 1951Payetanimah, the chief of the Menominee tribe, made Archbishop Joseph H. Schlarman of Peoria an honorary Indian chief, giving him the title Weeskiew Pimmaniwew, which means “good steward and bountiful dispenser of goods” [from The Museums of the Diocese of Peoria].