Alvin Williams, American author. Recipient Worthy of Praise award United States Navy Department, Charleston, South Carolina, 1945, United States Maritime, New York City, 1946-1989. President The Sentimental Social Club, Savannah, 1938-1943, The Twelve Length Social Club, New York City, 1953-1958. Member M.W. King Solomon Grand Lodge (honorary), M.W. Prince Hall Grand Lodge (honorary), The Nation of Islam (honorary).