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JR. O. V. A. SI. COMPANIES LEAVE FOR LAKE WINOLA. Roster of the Two Plttston Companies Formal Opening of the Camp Takes Place on Sunday Morning With Religious Exercises and Band . Concert Athletic Events Will Have Prominent Part in the Week's Programme. f The First Regiment, Junior Order United American Mechanics, leaves this evening via special Laurel Line and Northern Electric Railroad trains, for Lake Winola, where the organization will encamp from Saturday, Saturday, August 7, to Sunday, August 15, inclusive. Co. B, Captain James Buckley commanding, commanding, and Co. M, Captain William J. Schall commanding, will Join the. regiment at the Market street station of the Laurel Line. The two companies companies will march from their quarters to the station. For the first time they will wear their new service uniforms. The outfit comprises the canvas leg - gins, khaki trousers, brown shirt and campaign hat with white cord. Co. B will muster 31 men and Co. M will have 27 men orf the roster. All will not be able to leave with their company this evening, but within a few days the commands will have their full complements. The company enrollments for this tour of duty follows: follows:

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  1. Pittston Gazette,
  2. 06 Aug 1909, Fri,
  3. Page 5

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