Pure Heart Society of Benevolence

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Name(s) of the Cult: The Pure Heart Society of Benevolence; The Pure Heart Society First Appearance (name of story, scenario, etc.): The Secrets of San Francisco?

NOTE: Most of the following information is inferred from references in the Call of Cthulhu scenario "Horror Stories From The Red Room"; more information can probably be found in The Secrets of San Francisco; contributers with access to The Secrets of San Francisco are encouraged to add additional information about this organization to this article.

History and Scope

A group of primarily Chinese-American immgrants in San Francisco, California, related to a larger order in China, who have joined forces to fight against the Cthulhu Mythos elements imported by Lang Fu and the Tcho-Tcho; In general, the Chinese immigrants hate the Tcho-Tcho as a malign entity in Chinatown.

Identification

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Psychology and Behavior

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Resources

Notable members and allies include:

The group almost certainly access to their own secure library of Mythos tomes and artifacts, perhaps containing such items as:

The Pure Heart Society of Benevolence is actually a small part of a larger order based in China, and would almost certainly exchange additional help, expertise, and resources with its parent organization.


Appearances

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