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Who said it — Quotes from well known Elks

Who said it?? — Quotes from well known Elks answers to come —  Which is a quote from  Clint Eastwood?  The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Never let the fear of striking out get in your … Continue reading

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Who said it — Quotes from well known Elks

Who said it?? — Quotes from well known Elks answers to come —  Which is a quote from  Eddie Rickenbacker?  The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Never let the fear of striking out get in your … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Opened a drug store in Genesee, purchased White & White Drug Store, was a charter member of BPOE #249 holding membership card #4, ran the first University of Idaho Bookstore, is credited … Continue reading

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Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Were you able to name this past Moscow Elks member from last weeks’ hints? Abe MacGregor Goff Served in the United States Army during WWI played football for the University of Idaho, was Latah County Prosecuting Attorney, was a law … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Served in the United States Army during WWI played football for the University of Idaho, was Latah County Prosecuting Attorney, was a law professor at the University of Idaho, served as Idaho … Continue reading

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Who said it — Quotes from well known Elks

Who said it?? — Quotes from well known Elks answers to come —  Which is a quote from Bobby Jones ?  The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. The buck stops here. There is no glory in … Continue reading

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Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Were you able to name this past Moscow Elks member from last weeks hints? Jerome J. Day Born and raised in California, worked as a miner, graduated from Gonzaga College (Gonzaga University) & the University of Idaho, was president of … Continue reading

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Who said it — Quotes from well known Elks

Who said it?? — Quotes from well known Elks answers to come —  Which is a quote from General George S Patton?  The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. The buck stops here. If everyone is thinking … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Born and raised in California, worked as a miner, graduated from Gonzaga College (Gonzaga University) & the University of Idaho, was president of the Moscow State Bank & the Idaho National Harvester … Continue reading

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Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Were you able to name this past Moscow Elks member from last weeks’ hints? Brigadier-General Edward R. Chrisman Served in United States Army for 45 years, organized first Military Science Department at the University of Idaho, introduced the first women’s … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Served in United States Army for 45 years, organized first Military Science Department at the University of Idaho, introduced the first women’s military program in the nation, fought in Cuba (including battle … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Could you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Max Bingman Graduated from Moscow High School, was a sergeant in the U. S. Army, owned Moscow Radio Service served as president of Idaho State Jr. Chamber of Commerce, served as commander … Continue reading

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Who said it — Quotes from well known Elks

Who said it?? — Quotes from well known Elks answers to come —  Which is a quote from Jack Benny? The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. The buck stops here. Give me golf clubs, fresh air … Continue reading

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Who Are the Elks?

Who Are the Elks? Since 1868, millions and millions of Americans  have joined the Elks.  Find out why! Elks Care, Elks Share. Are YOU an Elk?  Elks Lodges bring so much more to their communities than just a building, golf course … Continue reading

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Memorial Day — From 100 Years Ago —

From 100 Years Ago — Moscow Elks #249 has a long history of working, honoring, remembering and aiding returning veterans and in helping our community deal with occurrences such as the current Covid-19 pandemic. One hundred years ago in the … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? Graduated from Moscow High School, was a sergeant in the U. S. Army, owned Moscow Radio Service served as president of Idaho State Jr. Chamber of Commerce, served as commander of the … Continue reading

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Who said it — Quotes from well known Elks

Who said it?? — Quotes from well known Elks answers to come —  Which is a quote from Mickey Mantle? The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. The buck stops here. Give me golf clubs, fresh air and … Continue reading

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Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Could you name this past Moscow Elks member??   Jim Anderson  He was an all-star high school basketball player in Los Angeles, served in the United States Army prior to and during the Korean War as a medic & paratrooper, was … Continue reading

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Can you name this past Moscow Elks member??

Can you name this past Moscow Elks member?? He was an all-star high school basketball player in Los Angeles, served in the United States Army prior to and during the Korean War as a medic & paratrooper, was a national … Continue reading

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Thomas Michael Sullivan

Tom Sullivan Born in Holliston MA — 1943 graduated Holliston High School — Holliston MA — 1961 served in United States Army — 1961-1965 brickmason — Simi Valley CA — 1965-2005 died in Moscow ID — 2020 Lifetime member of BPOE #249  … Continue reading

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