FOREIGN WAR VETS
INSTALL OFFICERS
FORM COOTIE NIT

The Morning Star
January 5, 1921
 


New officers of the Thomas g. Lawler post, Veterans of Foreign Wars, were installed last night by Illinois Department Senior Vice Commander John Cenic, at a meeting held in Memorial hall. Frank Jaycox became commander: Emil Munson, senior vice commander:  Georg Buford, junior vice commander:  Frank Nash, trustee, and Martin Dahlgren, quartermaster.

Applications were made out for the organization of the Order of Cooties, an auxiliary of the Foreign War Veterans body.  It's chapters are known as NITS and the three degrees are terms NIT. grayback and cootie.  Commander Cenic has been appointed  "supreme grochy dog robber" the official title of a national aide.  Applicatioans will be received until Jan 18.
 



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