Preamble of the Constitution


We associate ourselves together

For the following purpose:

To uphold and defend

The Constitution of the United States of American;

To maintain law and order;

To foster and perpetuate

A one hundred percent Americanism;

To preserve the memories and incidents

Of our association in the Great Wars;

To inculcate a sense of individual obligation

To the community, state and nation;

To combat the autocracy

Of both the classes and the masses;

To make right the master of might;

To promote peace and good will on earth;

To safeguard and transmit to posterity

The principle of justice, Freedom and Democracy;

To consecrate and sanctify our comradeship

By our devotion to mutual helpfulness.”