Our meeting opened at 7:30pm on Sept. 2 by Commander Clayton Moore. Officer of the day Jean Williams checked membership and prepared the room for the salute to the colors. Chaplain Conley Purcell offered the opening prayer. Commander Moore led all members in the Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag. Roll call revealed that Officers, Castro, Rubio, Cude and Hurd were absent. Twelve members were present. District Eight Commander, Ma-ynard Schwertner was our guest. Commander Moore reminded members that 9-11 has been designated as Patriot Day. Members of the Post will conduct a POW- MIA ceremony at 6:30 p.m., on Sept. 15 in conjunction with the monthly friendship meal hosted by the Ladies Auxilliary. The public is invited to attend. All condiments are furnished and those attending are requested to bring a covered dish. Chaplain Purcell offered the closing prayer, Officer of the Day Tybo retired the colors and the meeting adjourned at 8:21p.m. The next scheduled meeting is on Oct. 7 at 7:30 p.m. MEMBERSHIP Members are reminded that annual membership dues are due now. You are requested to contact Comrade Les Tybo at 325-597-1513 to arrange payment. Also, Post 3234 continues in its efforts to expand membership to qualified individuals. If you are interested in becoming a member, we invite you to contact our Commander, Clayton Moore at 325-597-5086 for an application. Annual membership dues are $17, and you’ll become a member of a worthy Veterans Organization that benefits the local community by its Service Activities, and donations to qualified agencies. We invite prospective new members to visit with us at our next scheduled meeting on Oct. 7 at 7:30 p.m. BINGO Post 3234 hosts bingo every Thursday evening beginning prom-ptly at 7 p.m. We appreciate the continued support of those who enjoy playing bingo. Proceeds benefit the local community through contributions made to eligible organizations. We offer a smoke free environment, and have two intermissions. Light snacks and soft drinks are served by the Ladies Auxillary. Come on out and enjoy an evening of bingo with us.