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Sam Houston Area Council (576)
Houston, TX
Lodge Data
Chartered: 1938
Lodge Totem: Raven facing east
Name Translation: The Raven, Name Given to Sam Houston  (Cherokee)
Changes: 1950: Lodge corrected spelling of name from Coloneh
2007 Membership+: 3907

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

 

 

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F3a RED C WHT BLK  COLONNEH; small bird; (1954); FF; 1 mm WHT eye; TLR; arrowhead 9mm wide; border 4mm; "C""H""E" tag to border; shaft 2mm   
F3b RED C WHT BLK  small bird; arrowhead 7mm wide; border 2mm; only "H" tags to border; 1mm shaft   
F4a RED R WHT BLK  COLONNEH; small bird; F R/E; 117x53 mm; RED bdr; (1955)   
F4b RED R WHT BLK  COLONNEH; small bird; F R/E; 113x52 mm; bright RED bdr   
F5 RED C WHT BLK  large bird; (1957)   
F6 RED  WHT RED  beaded flap; "MADE IN HONG KONG"; (1968)   
F7 RED C WHT RED  PB; NT; one "N"; bottom bdr RND; 50th COMM; ANN   
F8 RED R WHT RED  PB; TLS; two "N's"; 50th COMM; ANN   
F9 RED C WHT RED   BLK "38 88"; ANN; Red "Coloneh"; repro of F2; stitched on ZF2   
F10 RED C WHT RED   BLK "38 88"; ANN: Red Colonneh: stitched on ZF5   
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