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Clubs

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Clubs

Clubs

Clubs

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Most civic and fraternal organizations have been steadily losing members since their heyday from the l950's to the 70's. Clubs like the Elks, the Masons, the Shriners, and the Lions, some say, are slipping into irrelevancy. The clubs' leaders are trying to reverse their declines, but the world may be changing faster than the clubs can. NPR's John Burnett reports.