October 2021 Newsletter

Our next regularly scheduled meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 5th   at 6:00 pm.

 
Diane Burgess won the small jackpot of $15.75

By not being present at the meeting, James Wilburn missed out on the opportunity to win the big jackpot of $196.00, Herman Hopwood. missed out on the half pot of $98.00 by not being present.  The following were not present and missed out on the quarter pot of $49.00: Glen Layton, Edward Blatt & Will Billington.

SICK CALL: Post members on sick call are Don Richardson, Robert P. Norman, Jimmy Hill, William T. Wall, Donald Taylor, Frank McBride. Wayne Roberts, Jimmy Lee, Archie Steen Jr. and Larry Jones


Post 19 Website:
 Encourage other members to view their newsletter on the website. legionpost19.com


New Members: None

Need Help: If you can help with Military Honors as a flag folder, contact Donny Walters at (931) 215-5581

Guests: Bob Crigger of the Columbia, Parks and Recreation addressed the membership on the upcoming Veterans Day Program Recreation to honor our local veterans by creating a space for them to display their pictures and a description of how they served, whether during wartime or peace time. This will be a three-day event held at the Macedonia Recreation Center, 501 Armstrong Street in Columbia November 8-11th.

Post Everlasting: Chaplain Eddie Rogers

FLAGS FOLDED: 8/17/2021 William Ring, 8/18/2021 Larry Love, 8/19/2021 Russell Waldrop, 8/25/2021 Will Moore

Our Membership: Membership began on July 1st. Dues are $50.00 and can be paid online, by mail or here at the post.  


Comments: Please carry membership applications with you. Try to recruit at least one new member this
year. Tell your friends about Post 19, Squadron 19, and Auxiliary Unit 19, and last year we proudly added Chapter 19 of the American Legion Riders. Please encourage veterans and their eligible family members to join the Post 19 American Legion family.

Commander’s Message: A special thanks to everyone that attended the September meeting.  Looking forward to seeing you for the October 5th, 2021 meeting.