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Worshipful Bro. Jay Underdown (right) presents Brandy Harrellson  and Nathaniel Eisenrath with a check for the cliniic

NEMO Scottish Rite Club presents check to speech/language clinic

Posted on April 27, 2015 at 2:48 pm

“The North East Missouri (NEMO) Scottish Rite Club held it’s regular dinner meeting April 22, 2015 at the Troy Woods Fort Country Club dining room. During the meeting a $345 donation check was given to Ms. Brandy Harellson, speech and language pathologist of the Walker (satellite) Clinic for Childhood Language Disorders, located in Troy.  The check was presented by Worshipful Brother Jay Underdown, 32° – a Scottish Rite Mason, acting

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    Posted on April 27, 2015 at 10:43 am

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    Posted on April 27, 2015 at 9:00 am

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    Posted on April 27, 2015 at 8:54 am

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