Military Order of The Cootie Portland Pup Tent #1.
Established in 1931 We’re the guys – with the ties
Why do we wear different colored tassels?
Each color represents a different position within the organization.
Green – Cooties Black – Pup Tent Officers Green w/Black Knob – Past Pup Tent Officer Black & White – Past Pup Tent Seam Squirrels Green & White – All District or Area Pup Tent Officers Green & White w/Black Knob – Past District or Area Pup Tent Commanders White – Grand Pup Tent Officers White w/Black Knob – Past Grand Line Officers Purple – Past Grand Commanders Red/White/Gold – Supreme Commander Gold – Supreme Council of Administration Members Gold w/Black Knob – Supreme Appointed Members (other than Supreme Council Membrs) Red/White/Gold w/Red Knob- Past Supreme Commanders Red w/Gold Knob – Past Supreme Council Members Red w/Black Knob – Past Supreme Officers (other than Supreme Council Members) Black w/Gold Knob – All-Star Pup Tent Seam Squirrels, CCDB’s and Hungry Cooties White w/Gold Knob – All-Star Grand Quartermasters and Adjutants