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VFW Auxiliary notes

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Cherokee VFW Auxiliary met Nov. 8. President, Marian McNabb opened the meeting, roll call taken, minutes of previous meeting approved as read.

Shirley Nation gave the treasurer report. President McNabb introduced the guests, 8th District President, Marie Michelson and Betsy Lenz both of Alta.

Communications: Shirley Perrett read November General Orders; Shirley Nation reported 129 paid memberships; Donna Waterbury reported sending in Community Service Activities; Dorothy Jenness sent several cards; Pearl Jenness sent letters regarding National Home.

It was decided to have a float in the Cherokee Christmas Parade, President Marian McNabb will contact the Cherokee Chamber.

President Marie Michaelson spoke to the group saying many changes are being proposed and a new manual will be published by Jan. 1. President Marie also reported 8th District Auxiliary was in first place in membership, therefore she was entitled to wear a Tierra until Mid Winter.

Next meeting will start with a 6 p.m. supper Dec. 13 in the upper level of the VFW Club, each one is to bring a food item for a food basket. Also cookie plates will be prepared on Dec. 17, 1 p.m. in the VFW basement, each to bring two-dozen cookies.

The 8th District Meeting will be Jan. 8 in Remsen. There being no further business, meeting was closed according to ritual.

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