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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Bob Mortensen

 H. Robert (Bob) Mortensen Born in Moscow Idaho — 1922 attended schools in Craigmont & Moscow graduated from Moscow High School — 1940 attended University of Idaho — 1940-1942 United States Army — South Pacific — 1942-1945 car salesman — … Continue reading

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The Old(er) Days — 9/10/1948 –Elks’ Saturday Night Dance Orchestra

The Old(er) Days — September 10th, 1948 Elks’ Saturday Night Dance Orchestra The Elks’ Saturday Nigh Dance Orchestra of 1948-49.  They played every Saturday night at the lodge during the fall and winter. From left to right they were: Bert Neilsen … Continue reading

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Boyd Martin

 Boyd Martin Born in Cottonwood Idaho — 1911 attended schools in Cottonwood and Lewiston graduated from Nez Perce High School — 1929 attended Pasadena City College attended University of California at Los Angeles graduated from University of Idaho — 1936 … Continue reading

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Members from BPOE #249’s 126 Years of History — Guy Plumb Wicks

 Guy Wicks Born in Eustis Nebraska — 1902 graduated Moscow High School — 1920 Varsity baseball — University of Idaho 1922-1925 graduated University of Idaho — 1925 high school coach — Genesee High School — 1925-1927 high school coach — … Continue reading

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From the Desk of the Secretary

From the Desk of the Secretary The New Year is upon us, Thanksgiving and Christmas are now past memories. So, what does 2019 look like for us? On a personal basis, the older I get, the more I realize the … Continue reading

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Elks Memorial Service

   Elks Memorial Service We will be having our annual Memorial Service on Sunday, Dec. 2nd at 2 PM.  We encourage family and friends of our departed members to come out and help us memorialize these fine Elks who passed during … Continue reading

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Lodge of Sorrow — Dennis Ricketts

Lodge of Sorrow — Dennis Ricketts I am sad to have to tell all of you Dennis Ricketts has passed away at the age of 71.  Many of us have known Dennis for many years as he was a member of … Continue reading

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Lodge of Sorrow

I just received information that Ken Leblanc passed away today.  He wa a member of our Lodge for 17 years before he moved to Clarkston in 2011. Wayne Krauss Secretary, PER

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