If you do a Yahoo search on Woodmen of the World you will find several urls.
This is a financial or insurance type organization which also does a lot of
social things. It is not a fraternal order for foresters or loggers --at
least the organization that I am familiar with by that name is not.
JNPBUCK wrote in message
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> Has anyone out there heard of a fraternal organization called the
>the World? As far as I know, its like some sort of Elks club or the
>Freemasons...but for foresters or loggers. I've seen several cemetary
>headstones in the shape of tree trunks with some inscription about Woodsmen
>the World or IOOF (I think this stands for International Order of
>I've searched the Web to no avail. Any information or anecdotal stories