Ever wondered about the inner workings of the mafia? What about the real story of the Man in the Iron Mask? American Heroes Channel (AHC) is delving into these stories and more to reveal the more secretive side of history this May. Inside Secret Societies explores some of the most secretive and dangerous global underworld societies.
Runtime: 60 minutes
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St. Elmo Society, or Elmo's, is a secret society (or, rather, open secret society) at Yale University. It was founded in 1889 as an independent entity for seniors within the nationally chartered fraternity, Delta Phi (ΔΦ), Omicron Chapter (1889–1925). Delegations are selected from the entire junior class pool based on students' scholastic standing, his or her seriousness of purpose, maturity, individuality, and other achievements at the University as well as representation of the different backgrounds and interests in each class. There are eight men and eight women in each year's delegation.
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