from the 1980 Pride Guide
Promethean Society was founded in 1968 in Houston by Ray Hill, Rita
Wanstrom and David Patterson.
owned the women's club Roaring Sixties, and had already fought
battles). One of the main reasons it
was organized was so that a Houston group could attend the 4th annual
conference of NACHO
(North American Conference of Homophile Organizations--originally the
North American Homophile Conference)
in Chicago. See NACHO meeting
notes and James Sears book, pages
55-58. Other events conspired, including
Ray Hill's arrest, and the group crumbled.