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Rollo-Calcaterra Post #15

American Legion Post No. 15

May 2017

The next regular meeting will be on June 20th, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. The House and Officers’ meeting will be on June 27th, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. All are invited to attend. Remember to display the flag of our country on June 14th (Flag Day), and June 18th (Father’s Day).

Please keep our service men and women in our prayers. Pray for their safe and speedy return.

COMMANDER—Al reported to the members that he received a call from Gary Garcia that because of health and personal reason he could not accept the position of 2nd Vice, but in his place we will have Jim Appelbaum. At the end of newsletter will be listed the new Officer’s for the coming year.

FIRST VICE—We received a thank you card from the Sims family for the donation of $250.00 from our post to Alex Sims their son. We also received a thank you from the C.O.T.A Foundation thanking us for the donation to Alex Sims. Both are on the bulletin board.

ADJUTANT—Skip read a card he received from one of our members on active duty. He and his family are moving and they wanted to be sure our newsletters follow them as they enjoy reading them. Card was from Captain and Mrs. Kent Homighausen. I hope I didn’t butcher your last name to much.

FINANCE OFFICER—The financial report was read and accepted.

AMERICANISM—Roger reported that the plaque and certificate have been printed and will be presented to Harry Signaigo, a student at St. Ambrose School. Congratulation to you Harry.

SERVICE OFFICER—Jim reported that $500.00 will be sent to Fisher House this month.

GOOD OF THE LEGION—Paul Campos asked if the post was involved with the Freedom Flights that send veterans from World War II as well as Korea to Washington. When he was told we didn’t do anything, he stepped forward to do something about that. If any members would like to participate in this program, see Paul Campos. Thanks Paul for stepping up to the plate on this one.

50/50—Winners were Tom Messina, Al Lancaster, and Jim Venegoni. All returned their winnings. Thank you.

The new Officer’s for the coming year are as follows Lou Venegoni (Commander), Roger Gray (1st Vice), Jim Appelbaum (2nd Vice), Al Lancaster (Judge Advocate, Jim Gualdoni (Finance Officer), Jim Venegoni (Historian), Tom Messina (Chaplain), and Tony DeBello (Sgt-at-Arms). Congratulations to all.

Commander, Al Lancaster

March 2017

The next regular meeting will be on April 18th, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. The House and Officers’ meeting will be on April 25th, 2017 at 7:00 P.M. All are invited to attend. Remember to display the flag of our country on April 16th (Easter Sunday).

Please keep our service men and women in our prayers. Pray for their safe and speedy return.

FINANCE OFFICER—The financial report was read and accepted.
CHAPLAIN—Tom reported Jeff Deutman underwent surgery on his back. Get well card was sent.
MORTUARY—Tom reported on the loss of a member. He was with the post for 12 years. He is John Gambaro. Card was sent to family.
GOOD OF THE LEGION— Tom announced that Bocce with start April 19th. If you are not a player, come to Milo’s and cheer on your favorite team.
50/50—Winners were Tom Messina, and Tony DeBello. Both returned their winnings.

When you receive this letter we will already have had four fish fry’s. This means we still have three more to go. As in the past Charlie will need help, either as workers or as customers. Thanking you in advance for all the hard work you all do to make them as successful as they have been.

Commander, Al Lancaster

Lenten Fish Fries

American Legion Fish Fry every Friday during Lent 4P-7P
5307 Bischoff Ave on “The Hill” corner Bischoff & Edwards

FRIED COD DINNER: 2-4oz COD LOINS WITH TWO SIDES, BREAD AND DESSERT…$9.00…EXTRA FISH $2.00@

FRIED SHRIMP DINNER: 12 SHRIMP WITH TWO SIDES, BREAD AND DESSERT…$12.00…EXTRA SHRIMP 75CENTS@

COMBO PLATE: 1-4oz COD LOIN AND 8 SHRIMP WITH TWO SIDES, BREAD AND DESSERT…$12.00

ONE POUND OF: COD LOINS (4-4oz loins)…$10.00

ONE POUND (24) SHRIMP…$15.00

½ POUND FISH SANDWICH ON FRENCH BREAD……..$6.00

EXTRA SIDES: PASTA, HOMEMADE SLAW OR CAKE…..$1.00 EACH
Bread from Vitale’s Bakery and cake from Missouri Baking Co