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Gen. Ulyses S. Grant, III
1940-1941 President Laurence F. Arnold
Feb. 21, 1941 Washington Post
Feb. 21, 1941 Dinner Program
Feb. 22, 1941 Washington Times-Herald
1941-1942 Society President Jimmy Barnes
1941 Film Star Mary Astor from Quincy
1941-1949 Gov. Dwight Green
1941 Gathering War Clouds
Dec. 6, 1941 Washington Post
The USS Arizona
The USS Shaw explodes
Cruisers trie to break through the channel
Near Scofiedd Barracks
Dec. 8, 1941 Chicago Daily Tribune
1942-1943 Society President
1942: Butch O'Hare saves his ship
1942: The Atomic Age is born in Illinois
1943 - 1945 ISS President Evan Howell
1944 - Hemmingway Returns to Paris
Sewell Avery opposed War Time control of his company
Rep. Calvin D. Johnson in 1945
Butch OHare receives Medal of Honor from FDR
Chicago Tribune Feb. 15, 1948
Chicago Tribune March 16, 1943
Chicago Tribune Feb. 15, 1948
Chicago Tribune March 16, 1943
Curly Brooks 1941
Chicago Tribune March 16, 1943
Chicago Tribune March 16, 1943
Washington Post March 15, 1950
Chicago Tribune Feb. 15, 1948
Maj. Felix Jackson Kilpatrick 1944
Two Illinois Society Presidents Survive The LaSalle Hotel Fire of 1946
1950 Illinois Cherry Blossom Princess Barbara Feeman
Navy Lt. Cmdr. Butch O'Hare in 1942