"Ye say all of them have kicked the bucket,
That noble race and courageous,
That their mild canoes have vanished
From the crested wave;
That 'mid the forests the place they roamed,
There jewelry no hunter's shout ;
But their names are in your waters,
Ye would possibly not wash them out."
The paintings that earlier nice Incohonee Thomas ok. Donnalley
has performed during this brochure is its personal adequate warrant; and
really demands no different rationalization than that it really is wanted by way of
the more desirable Order of pink males, that it'll be of beneficial
assistance to the Chiefs of the Order to find tribal and council
names; and that Brother Donnalley may perhaps not more have re-
sisted the temptation to bring together it than he can chorus from
his innumerable different actions for what he considers the wishes
and welfare of our fraternity.
Outside of and likewise to the patriotic, fraternal and
charitable beauties of our Order, there's a fascination for purple
Men within the imagery and poesy of the ideas and language of
the aboriginal humans whose identify we now have taken, whose virtues
we emulate, and whose traditions and customs shape the struc-
ture on which has been outfitted what's conceded to be the main
beautiful ritual extant. it's a average series that pink
Men's Tribes and the entire branches of the Order may still endure
names distinguishing them as such.
All of them, for that reason, were given aboriginal appella-
tion, or phrases of the faded face tongue major of scenes, exper-
iences or gadgets of the primitive pink man's lifestyle. it really is
now enjoined upon all to take advantage of purely phrases for identify within the unique
language. What Brother Donnalley has performed right here might be grate-
fully favored, simply because he has not just given the aboriginal
words yet has further in every one case the signification of the names
There is greater than musical sound or be aware that means within the
policy of utilizing the primitive pink man's language in tribal and
council names. we're the basically association that makes any
attempt to maintain the reminiscence of the unique American peo-
ple. Others have long gone to the ends of the earth ;tp delve for
and examine the historical past of different unique humans, ignoring, the actual fact
that the following at domestic might be came upon the fabric of maximum price
for american citizens, within the heritage of the main marvelous humans ever
discovered of their usual nation. right here almost certainly guy had; ;his
beginning. right here definitely, mankind had reached a wpnderful
high nation sooner than written historical past started. the following as purple males we
are specially to understand how dwelt the Qngwe Honwe,
who, for lots of generations prior to the light face got here^ had estab-
lished a central authority that is the beauty of all, and is but infrequently
surpassed by means of our current so-called greater civilization. They
excelled in private and non-private advantage, in braveness and body,
in disposition, knowledge, lofty spirit and beneficiant humanity.
We are maintaining their traditions and their virtues. , it truly is
well that we will likewise look after as nruch in their language
as it's attainable to hold within the reliable titles and the tribal and
council names we use. As our tongues pronounce the phrases,
there is a psychological organization of rules which retains clean in our
minds the thoughts of all they have been and of what we want to be.
"Kuloskap went into the land
Of the Wabanaski,
The little ones of the sunshine.
And calling all to him,
He gave unto each one a reputation.
He taught the names of the celebrities,
With the entire excellent tales.
The very outdated tradition."