Disorganized Order of Gorillas

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Disorganized Order of Gorillas
Formation ~1890s
Type Burlesque Degree
Purpose/focus Fraternity

The Missing Link or Disorganized Order of Gorillas was an American fraternal organisation, active in the late nineteenth century. So far as can be ascertained, the fraternity mainly organised around "Grand Wildernesses,"[1] presided over by a Big Gorilla and their officers — Baboon, First Monk, Second Monk, Old Gorilla — who, in turn, operated under the Supreme Gorilla of the World and their officers.


  • The Missing Link; or, the Disorganized Order of Gorillas, Cincinnati: Pettibone Brothers Mfg. Co., 1898