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Yucca Council (573)
El Paso, TX
Lodge Data
Chartered: 1948
Lodge Totem: Gila bug
Name Translation: Name of Tribe 
Changes: (none)
2007 Membership+: 363

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

 

 

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Lodge Issues
A1 GMY C M/C LYL LBL RED "50 Years of Service";ANN;CD;PB (50th Anniversary) 
C1?        (60th Anniversary; YEL felt) 
C2?        (60th Anniversary; RED felt) 
F1a DBL C DOR DBL  large DBL bug; 119x54mm; 7 mm wide fletch; FF (1950)   
F1b DBL C ORG DBL  121x53 mm; 6 mm wide fletch   
F2 DBL R DOR DBL  large DBL bug; 125x55 mm; TLR; F R/E   
F3a DBL C ORG DBL  star; bug; sun; 9 mm wide bug; MVE; (1957)   
F3b DBL C ORG DBL  10 mm wide bug; MVE   
F3c DBL C ORG DBL   11 mm wide bug   
F4a BLK R GRY BLK  ORG & BLK gila; stripes on back defined   
F4b BLK R LBL BLK  BLK stripes thick & zigzag on back   
F4c BLK R LBL BLK  stripes on back defined; like F4a   
F5a RED R BLU RED  mountains have RBR & LBR details; (1975)   
F5b RED R BLU RED  mountains have BRN & LBR details   
F6 BLK C LBR BLK BLK FDL; dancer; ground is LBR NT; feathers; (1985)   
F7a BLK R WHT BLK BLK FDL; dancer; no BLK at moccasins; WHT twill behind feathers; TRS; (1986)   
F7b BLK R WHT BLK BLK TLS   
F8a BLK R WHT BLK BLK FDL; dancer; BLK outline effect at moccasins; WHT twill behind feathers; TRS; (1987)   
F8b BLK R WHT BLK BLK TLS   
F8          
J1?        (large arrowhead) 
N1   YEL BLK  SSC; "Operation Arrow"; 1961   
N2 M/C  PBL BLK  EMB; P1 design; DYL fringe; WHT inner bdr   
N3   RED BLK  EMB; P1 design WHT inner bdr   
N4     PCH BLK   SSC; Native American dancer; (Dance Team)   
N5     PCH BLK   SSC; Native American w/peacepipe with flap design; (ceremonial team)   
N6   WHT BLU  SSC flap design; 20th ANNIVERSARY; (1968)   
N7a BLK P LBL BLK  SSC pie with monster; (1969); GRN yucca; light screen mtn   
N7b BLK P LBL BLK  SSC; DGR Yucca; heavy screen mtn   
N8   TAN BLK  SSC arrowhead w/ RED bug   
N9   WHT BLK  SSC dancer w/ 2 flags; SC 4A 77 contingent   
N9.5     WHT BLK   SSC dancer with 2 flags; SC4A '77 (contingent)   
N10     YEL BLK   SSC pie; 30 years; ANN; (1978)   
N11   TAN BLK  SSC pie; 30 years; ANN; (1978)   
N11.5     WHT BLK   SSC pie; 30 years; ANN; (1978)   
N12 DBL P LBL BLK  EMB; pie design   
N13     LBL BLK   Dancing Indian with ORD sash   
P1a BLK   WHT BLK   leather "A"; 205x178 mm; SSC; (1961); HMVE; DBR face and arms   
P1b BLK   WHT BLK   leather "A"; 205x178 mm; SSC; (1961); HMVE; RBR face and arms   
P1          
P2 WHT  BLU WHT  felt "A"; 195x169 mm; SSC; (1963)   
P3 BLK  WHT RED  felt "A"; 147x132 mm; feathers not defined; SSC; (1964)   
P4 BLK  WHT BLK  felt "A"; 163x147 mm; feathers have definition; SSC; (1965)   
QS1 SMY R BLK BLK SMY 75thOA; RED bdr removed; damage to upper corners of bdr   
R1?        (dancer) 
R2?        (2007 NLS) 
R3?        (2008 NLS) 
S1 BLK C M/C BLK  BLK "573"; dancer; (1961)   
S2a BLK C M/C BLK  VER bkgd; VER chain st. yucca stalk; no BLK line on right YEL feather; (1961)   
S2b BLK C M/C BLK  VER bkgd; VER stalk; BLK line inside RT YEL feather   
S3 BLK C M/C BLK  VER bkgd; HOR st. yucca stalk   
S4 BLK C M/C BLK  HOR bkgd; VER chain st. yucca stalk; MVE--LBL; (1962)   
S5a BLK R M/C BLK  ORG & BLK gila is defined; LBR grnd; (1964)   
S5b BLK R M/C BLK  Pale BRN grnd   
S6 GRY R M/C BLK  cliff dwellings; (25th ANN); (1973)   
S7 BLK R M/C BLK  double bustle; VER bkgd; VER WHT in bug; CB; 114x52; thin 378   
S8a BLK R M/C BLK  double bustle; VER bkgd; VER WHT in bug; LBL sky; 3 mm BLK center in lower bustle; BLK lock stitch   
S8b BLK R M/C BLK   VER bkgd & bug; PBL sky; 4 mm BLK center; BLK lock stitch   
S8c BLK R M/C BLK   clear lock stitch; PBL sky   
S9a BLK R M/C BLK   double bustle; HOR bkgd; Siwss; BLK IBS; thin PB; PBL sky (1979)   
S9b BLK R M/C BLK   double bustle; HOR bkdg; Swiss; clear IBS; thick PB; LBL sky   
S9          
S10a WHT R M/C BLK  LB; 111x52 mm; (1979); CB; MVE   
S10b WHT R M/C BLK  PB; MVE   
S11a WHT R M/C BLK BLK SS; 127x52 mm; PB   
S11b WHT R M/C BLK BLK SS; 127x52 mm; CB   
S11          
S12 BLK R M/C BLK  double bustle; VER bkgd; VER WHT in bug; thick 378; PB; 124x58 mm   
S13 BLK R M/C BLK  double bustle; HOR bkgd; CD; CB; 1986   
S14a SMY R BLK M/C SMY BSA; design in "GILA"; SMY has GRY tint w/ GRY lock stitch; (1990)   
S14b SMY R BLK M/C SMY SMY has WHT tint w/WHT lock stitch   
S14c?          
S15a SMY R BLK BLK SMY FDL; 75thOA; SMY has GRY tint & GRY lock stitch; (1990)   
S15b SMY R BLK BLK SMY SMY has WHT tint & WHT lock stitch; 75thOA   
S16 RED R BLK BLK SMY FDL; 75thOA; RED bdr over SMY bdr   
S17a WHT R BLK M/C WHT 119x57; BLK PB; CD; "Gila" in detail; RED arrow; BSA; square corners   
S17b WHT R BLK M/C WHT 119x57; WHT PB; CD; "Gila" in detail; RED arrow; BSA; round corners   
S17          
S18 RED R BLK M/C WHT BSA; design in "GILA"; CD; PB; (1994)   
S19 BRN R M/C BLK BLK NOAC94; CD; PB   
S20 SMY R BLK WHT LBL PB; CD; Yucca Council 75th ANN   
S21 BLK R WHT RED BLK CB; CD; NOAC96   
S22 GMY R M/C BLK WHT FDL; CD; CB; (50th ANN) (1998)   
S23 RED R BLK M/C WHT WHT arrow; (ELG); Gila in detail like S18;CD   
S24 LBL R LBL BLK LBL NOAC 98; Gila in stealth; part of 2 pc w/X2;CD;PB   
S25 BLU R WHT RED  Conclave 99 Host: stealth design;CD;PB   
S26      Listed in error; X3 is one piece   
S27 BLK R BRN BLK BLK FDL   
S27a?          
S27b?          
S28 BLK C M/C BLK BLK FDL; NOAC02; "Jerry Bear" Gila   
S29 BLK C M/C BLK BLK FDL; NOAC02; "Swirl" Gila   
S30 BLK C M/C BLK BLK FDL; NOAC02; "starburst" Gila   
S31 SMY R WHT   ELG; 2002; Ghost flag   
S32 M/C C M/C M/C  GMY Air Defense Artillery logo   
S33 M/C C M/C M/C  DYL Air Defense Artillery logo   
S34 BLK R GRY GRN GRN CD; GRN face; 2004NOAC   
S35 BLK R GRY GRN GRN Cd; ORG face; 2004NOAC   
S36 BLK R M/C BLK BLK CD; PB; 129x68; YEL/BLK Gila (no ORG) (2005) (like S27; YEL and BLK gila) 
S37 BLK R M/C DYL SMY CD; PB; 2005NJ   
S38?        (like S36; RED border) 
S39?        (NOAC06; Gila face, flap) 
S40?        (NOAC06; Gila dancer) 
S41?        (60th Anniversary First Ordeal) 
S42?        (Lou Duncan Silver Gila Award) 
S43?        (2007 W5A Host Lodge; RED fdl) 
S44?        (2007 W5A Host Lodge; GMY fdl) 
S45?        (60th Anniversary) 
S46?        (NLS) 
S47?        (ArrowCorps5; WHT border) 
S48?        (ArrowCorps5; SMY? border) 
S49?        (GRN monochrome; ORD) 
S50?        (RED monochrome; BRO) 
S51?        (WHT monochrome; VIG) 
S52?        (Lodge Chief Appreciation; 2008, RED order) 
S53?        (60th anniversary; design of S1, 573) 
S54?        (LBL monochrome) 
S55?        (Lodge Chief Appreciation; 2009, BLU border) 
S56?        (Year of the Rat; Kangaroo Rat) 
S57?        (Year of the Ox; Buffalo) 
S58?        (NOAC09; GRN border, Nutiket) 
S59?        (NOAC09; PUR border, Kitchkinet) 
S60?        (NOAC09; BLU border, Meteu) 
S61?        (NOAC09; BLK border, Allowat Sakima) 
S62?        (Year of the Tiger; Cougar) 
S63?        (Year of the Rabbit) 
S64?        (Fort Bliss; standard flap) 
S65?        (Fort Bliss; PUR monochrome) 
S66?        (2010 National Jamboree; BSA car, BLK border) 
S67?        (2010 National Jamboree; BSA car, SMY border) 
S68?        (2010 National Jamboree; Wiley E. Coyote) 
S69?        (2010 National Jamboree; Roadrunner) 
S70?        (Dragon) 
S70?        (2010 W-6E Host) 
S71?        (Horse) 
S72?        (Ram) 
S74?        (ORD, issued 5/11)) 
S75?        (Year of the Dog)) 
S76?        (Breast Cancer Awareness)) 
S77?        (2011 TOR Donation flap) 
S78?        (NOAC12; Bronco Rider) 
S79?        (NOAC12; Bull Rider) 
S80?        (NOAC12; Jet Skier) 
S81?        (NOAC12; ATV Driver) 
S82?        (NOAC12; Dirt Biker) 
S83?        (NOAC12; Skateboarder) 
S84?        (Eagle Scout badges) 
S85?        (fish) 
S86?        (65th Anniversary) 
S87?        (2013 National Jamboree; YEL border) 
S88?        (2013 National Jamboree; BLK border) 
X1 BLK R BLU BLK  hexagon; RED "60 YEARS OF CH. SERVICE 1975"   
X2 LBL R M/C  ORG Chevron; ORG "Iowa State Univ..": part of 2 pc w/S24; CD;PB   
X3 BLK R LGR BLK  Crude EMB; NOAC 2000   
X4?        (NOAC06; Gila dancer) 
X5?        (NOAC06; CSP) 
X6?        (NOAC06; Gila) 
X7?        (NLS) 
X8?        (NOAC09; Gila) 
X9?        (NOAC09; Gila) 
X10?        (NOAC09; Gila) 
X11?        (NOAC09; Gila) 
X12?        (NOAC09; Gila) 
X13?        (2011 TOR Donation CSP) 
X14?        (NOAC12; Bronco Rider) 
X15?        (NOAC12; Bull Rider) 
X16?        (NOAC12; Jet Skier) 
X17?        (NOAC12; ATV Driver) 
X18?        (NOAC12; Dirt Biker) 
X19?        (NOAC12; Skateboarder) 
 
YC1 BLK C M/C BLK   flat chenille arrowhead 118x111 mm   
YP1 BLK   WHT BLK   vinyl "A" dancer   
YX1 LGR   WHT WHT   oval felt "GILA CLIFF DWELLINGS EXPEDITION"; true 1st patch; (1948)   
YX2 BLK R BLU RED  60 years service; 1975 (see X1) 
ZF1 DBL R ORG BLU  NT fake of F2   
ZP1 BLK   WHT     like P1 on leather; hand painted   
ZS1?        (BLK border, flat CD embroidery cloth back) 
ZS2?        (ArrowCorps5, flat CD embroidery cloth back) 

Miscellaneous Items and User Added Images
S-89        Breast Cancer - Second Version 
S87?        (2013 National Jamboree; skatboarding pegasus - better image) 
S88?        (2013 National Jamboree; Unicorn at archery - better image) 
S-89        Breast Cancer - 3rd version 
S-90        Breast Cancer fundraiser - 3rd version 
S?        65th Ann. Ordeal (150 made) 
S?        65th Ann. Brotherhood (200 made) 
S?        65th Ann. Vigil (100 made) 
S?        65th Ann. Lodge Executive Committee Member (50 made) 
S?        65th Ann. Lodge Leadership Development (50 made) 
S?        65th Ann. Lodge Banquet Memorabilia Auction Donor (50 made) 
S?        65th Ann. Camp Dale Resler Service Flap (100 made) 
S?        65th Ann. Wounded Warrior Flap (100 made) 
S?        65th Ann. Family Camp Staff Flap (50 made) (fluorescent orange) 
S?        Lodge Chief Appreciation flap 2010 (BLK BDR) 
S?        Lodge Chief Appreciation flap 2011 (PURPLE BDR) 
S?        Lodge Chief Appreciation flap 2012 (GMY BDR) 
S?        Lodge Chief Appreciation flap 2013 (SMY BDR) 
Wapaha - Pg 378?   Gila monster on blue Background Black rolled edge 
F3c        CB 
S?        2015 NOAC (Issued 2014 - 300 Made) 
S?        2015 NOAC (Issued 2014 - 300 Made) 
S-105        Prism 
GILA Elangomat Flap   Earned Elangomat Flap 

Blue Book Chapter Listings

Cochise
  No known chapter issues    

Geronimo
YR1           
YR1 RED R LBL BLK   (Apparent District Patch - Non-OA)    

Manniseh
P1 WHT  LBL BLK  Manniseh Dancers    

Mescalero
J1 BLK R YEL BLK BLK w/FDL; 6" RND; copy of R2 (6 inch round)  
J2a BLK R YEL BLK BLK thick FDL; 5" RND (5 inch round; thick fdl)  
J2b BLK R YEL BLK BLK thin FDL; 5" RND (5 inch round)  
J3 BLK R YEL BLK BLK FDL; 9" RND (9 inch round)  
N0.5?           
N1     YEL BLK   SSC; Red Arrow; WWW    
N2   LBL BLK  SSC    
N3   LBL BLK  SSC; ORD sash    
N4   LBL BLK  SSC; BRO sash    
N5     LBL BLK   SSC; VIG sash    
N6     YEL RED   RED Mescalero under figure; RED WWW    
N7     YEL RED   Mescalero arched over top of figure    
R1a BLK R YEL BLK  TRR; (Also used by Lodge 66)    
R1b BLK R YEL BLK  TLM; (Also used by Lodge 66)    
R1           
R2 BLK R YEL BLK BLK FDL (Also used by Lodge 66)    
R3 BLK R YEL BLK BLK SS; Bustle design; PB    
X1     DYL BLK   Felt; REC    
YR1 WHT R RED     twill; 75mm; BLK/WHT dancer; no words (unverified)    

Nesatin
A1 BLK C BLU BLK       
N1 LOV  LBL BLK  EMB; fringe border    
N2 DYL  TRQ BLK  EMB; fringe border    
N3     GRY BLK   SSC Nesatin    

Tortugas
N1     WHT     Hand EMB; GRN turtle w/sash    
X1 BLK C GRN   turtle shape w/RED bug (on neckerchief)  

Wapaha
A1 BLK C WHT BLK   (Also used by District of same name)    
A2a BLK C WHT BLK RED TRR; BSA    
A2b BLK C WHT BLK RED NT    
A3 BLK R WHT BLK RED CD    
eA19xx BLK R M/C BLK  Gila Lodge Meeting Wapaha    

Lodge Event Patches

(Listings from the last edition of Blue Book.)
eX1966 BLK C LBL BLK  'NMSU'   
eR1978 BLK R RED BLK  Fall Fellowship   
eA1985 BLK R WHT BLK  Firm bound in Brotherhood   
eA1986 BLK C YEL BLK  Brotherhood in the City of the Crosses; w/emb. tab   
eA1987 BLK R LTQ BLK  Meeting; w/emb. tab   
eA1988-1 BLK R LTQ RED  Meeting; w/emb. tab   
eR1988-2 BLK R RED BLK  Fall Fellowship   
eR1991 BLK R TRQ BLK  Alamogordo   
eR1992 RED R M/C RED GRN Renxdezvous   
eX1993-1 BLK R M/C WHT  Bug Scuffle Pear shaped w/tab ; was listed as 19xx-2 (formerly eX19xx-2) 
eX1993-2 GMY R M/C WHT  Bug Scuffle Pear shaped w/tab (formerly eX19xx-2) 
eA19xx-1 RED     Mountain Training -1970 
eX19xx-2      Now listed as 1993-1   
eR2000-1 BLK R DGR GRY YEL FDL; Spring Fellowship   
eR2000-2 BLK R PUR GRY YEL FDL; Fall Fellowship   
eR2001-1 ORG R M/C ORG ORG FDL; Spring Fellowship   
eR2001-2 GRN R M/C GRN GRN FDL; Fall Fellowship   
eR2002-1 WHT R M/C SMY SMY FDL; Spring Fellowship   
eX2002-2 BLK R LBL WHT  Bug Scuffle   
eX2003-1 RED C RED RED  Little Gila Monster; ghost Spring Fellowship   
eX2003-2 BBL C BBL BBL  Little Gila Monster; ghost Fall Fellowship   
2004 Bug Scuffle     
eX2004-1 WHT C WHT WHT  Little Gila Monster; ghost Spring Fellowship   
eX2004-2 M/C C M/C M/C  GRY/BLK Little Gila Monster; ghost Fall Fellowship   
eX2005-1 M/C C M/C M/C  Little Gila Monster; ghost Spring Fellowship   
eR2005-2?        (2007 Fall Fellowship) 
eR2006-1?        (2006 Spring Ordeal) 
eX2006-2?        (2006 NOAC, see X6?) 
eR2006-3?        (2006 Fall Ordeal) 
eR2006-4?        (2006 Fall Fellowship) 
eR2007-1?        (2007 Spring Ordeal) 
eR2007-2?        (2007 Summer Ordeal) 
eR2007-3?        (2007 Fall Fellowship) 
eR2008-1?        (2008 Spring Ordeal) 
eX2011?        (2011 Ordeal)) 
Data for 270 patches from this lodge and type(s) are shown above.


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