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500th Lodge Formed


Ona Yote Kaonaga Lodge of Rome, NY Becomes 500th Lodge to Charter

On November 19, 1953, Ona Yote Kaonaga Lodge of Rome, NY chartered. The Order had reached the lofty milestone of 500 chartered lodges. The Order of the Arrow was present in every state; fewer than 100 councils remained that did not have OA.

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