Mystic Toilers

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Mystic Toilers

Emblem of the Mystic Toilers: The Shield, the Lighted Lamp, and the Bible.
Formation 3 February 1899
Dissolution 1 July 1919
Purpose/focus Insurance
Headquarters Des Moines, Iowa
Key people J.F. Taake

The Mystic Toilers (of the World) was a fraternal insurance society, formed by J. F. Taake at Des Moines, Iowa in February 1899, before being ultimately reincorporated in 1919 as the Liberty Life Insurance Company[1] (not to be confused with the Greenville, S.C.-based company of the same name).


  1. "Liberty Life Insurance Company", Best's Life Insurance Reports, 17, New York: Alfred M. Best Company, Inc., 1922, p. 354