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Online Issue

Current Issue: February 2023

Features

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The Early History of NASA and the Race to the Moon, by Vince Guerrieri

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration was founded in 1958, and in just over a decade, the agency successfully landed a man on the moon.

30

The P-51 Mustang: A Game-Changing Fighter, by Bill Yenne

With exceptional high-altitude and long-range capabilities, the P-51 Mustang helped secure Allied dominance in the air war against the German Luftwaffe during World War II.

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Around the Avalon Peninsula in Newfoundland, Canada, by Philip Hartigan

Visiting the Avalon Peninsula and its capital city of St. John’s is an ideal way to experience the rich history and picturesque landscape of Newfoundland.

Departments

4

Message from the GER

6

Travels of the GER

10

It’s Your Business, by Brendan Middleton

12

News of the Lodges

41

Supporting Our Troops

42

Elks National Veterans Service Commission

48

Elks Drug Awareness Program

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Elks National Foundation