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Central Minnesota Council (296)
St. Cloud, MN
Lodge Data
Chartered: 1927
Lodge Totem: The feather
Name Translation: Feather, Name of Person  (Anishinabe) [more info]
Changes: 1945: Rechartered after previously disbanding, changing name from Chemahgwa
2007 Membership+: 188

+Sum of predecessor lodges' membership for new lodges. GNYC lodges' membership numbers are total for all GNYC lodges.



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Lodge Issues
J1 WHT R M/C LYL WHT FDL; 1927-2002 75th ANN   
N1   GRY RED  SSC; staff   
N2   WHT BLK  SSC; 5 colors   
N3   WHT BLK GRY FDL; SSC 5 colors   
N4     WHT MAR   SSC; feather color GRN, WHT & BLK   
P1 RED C M/C RED  DANCER; QC; (1978)   
S1 LGY C LGY RED  FF; HOR arrowhead   
S2a LGY C LGY RED  pointed VER arrowhead; DGY BMT   
S2b LGY C LGY RED  very LGY; rounded VER arrowhead; LGY BMT   
S3a LGY R LGY RED       
S3b PGY R PGY RED   Pale GRY appears silver   
S4 BLK R LGY RED LGY SS; BLU wrap & horsehair   
S5 DYL R LGY RED LGY 50th ANN/ Lodge of the tilted feather   
S6a GRY R GRY RED GRY SS; GRN wrap & horsehair; GRY PB; square "G"s; GRY lockstitch   
S6b GRY R GRY DRD GRY WHT PB; round "G"s; WHT lockstitch   
S6c GRY R GRY DRD GRY Square "Gs"; TAN lockstitch   
S7 BLK R GRY RED GRY FDL; GRN wrap/BLU horsehair; lodge of the leading feather   
S8 LGY R LGY BLK LGY 75thOA ANN; FDL; CB; CD like TR; border loose on back (cloth back) 
S9 WHT R GRY RED RED FDL; PUR wrap & horsehair   
S10 PUR R LBL WHT YEL CD; 1995 C-1 Conclave Hosts   
S11 BLK R M/C RED RED FDL; 2001 National Jamboree   
S12 GRY R GRY BLK RED 1927-2002 75th ANN   
S14?        (NOAC06; BLU border) 
S15?        (NOAC06; SMY border) 
S16?        (80th Anniversary) 
S17?        (ArrowCorps5) 
S18?        (NOAC09;) 
S19?        (2010 National Jamboree, 1910-2010; BLK border) 
S20?        (2010 National Jamboree, 1910-2010; LBR border) 
S21?        (NOAC12) 
X1a GRN C YOR BLK  80x80 mm; TRR   
X1b GRN C YOR BLK  75x78 mm; NT; Arrowhead flint chipped in multiple directions   
X2 GRN C YOR BLK   72x72 mm; TRS; arrow EMB bilaterally   
X3 GRY R GRY BLK  1927-2002 75th ANN   
X4?        (NOAC06; BLU border) 
X5?        (NOAC06; SMY border) 
X6?        (ArrowCorps5) 
X7?        (NOAC09;) 
X8?        (2010 National Jamboree, 1910-2010; BLK border) 
X9?        (2010 National Jamboree, 1910-2010; LBR border) 
X10?        (NOAC12) 
YX1 GRN C YOR BLK  Like X2; Arrowhead not flint chipped in multiple directions. Authenticity questioned, likely fake   
ZS1 LGY R LGY BLK LGY 75thOA ANN; FDL; PB; CD like TL; border tight on back (fake of S8; plastic back) 

Miscellaneous Items and User Added Images
Ordeal Summons     
N 0.5        does not have "staff" 
S-22        OA CENTENNIAL 

Lodge Event Patches

(Listings from the last edition of Blue Book.)
eX1971 DYL R WHT BLK DYL FDL; "Winter Conference"   
eX1974 DYL R BLK RED DYL Winter Conference   
eA1975-1 DYL C DBR DYL  Winter Conference   
eX1975-2 DYL R LBL RED RED FDL; "Winter Conference"   
eX1995-1 WHT R GRY RED YEL FDL; 1 of 4 part set that makes flap; January   
eX1995-2 GRN R GRY RED  1 of 4 part set that makes flap; May   
eX1995-3 YEL R GRY RED  1 of 4 part set that makes flap; March   
eX1995-4 ORG R GRY RED  1 of 4 part set that makes flap; August   
eS1999 WHT R M/C RED RED FDL; Ripley Rendezvous   
eS2007?        (2007 Ripley Rendezvous) 
Data for 60 patches from this lodge and type(s) are shown above.

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