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Moose, Loyal Order of.

Founded 1888 at Louisville, Kentucky (1st lodge organized Cincinnati, Ohio), as a secret fraternal and benevolent order. Institutions include Mooseheart (“child city”), near Aurora, Illinois, and Moosehaven, Orange Park, Florida (serves dependent old people). Profession of belief in a Supreme Being is required for membership. Religious features are deistic (see Deism). PHL

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