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The Democrat Sentinel
The Democrat Sentinel
Contributed by Joyce_Fullen

Description: G.A.R. Memorial Day

Date: May 15 1913

Newspaper published in: Logan

Source: Ohio Historical Society Microfilm

Page/Column: Front page

 

G.A.R. MEMORIAL DAY, MAY 30


Following are the committees appointed to arrange for the G.A.R. Memorial Day to be held May 30:


Reception:   V.C. LOWRY, C.V. WRIGHT, J.W. JONES


Hall:    B.C. McMANIGAL, W.W. McDONALD


Program:    Jas. ALLEN, W.W. McDONALD, Samuel MOORE


Finance:    Thos. COLLINS, G.W. KRINN


Music:    Jas. ALLEN, John KRINN


Graves:    John SELB, G.W. KRINN, Jno. W. ALLEN, J.L. MARTIN, Sr.


Entertainment:    Mrs. John EASTERLING, Mrs. SHIVELY, Mrs. Jas. ALLEN, Mr. J.B. DOLLISON, Mr. H.R. HARRINGTON, Mr. J.L. HAMMON


Flags:    John SELB, W.S. LARIMER


Flowers:    Mrs. I.J. LINDLEY,  Corps 326 and Mrs. P. PHELPS, Auxiliary.


Color Bearers:    Benj. JADWIN, Gil GESLIN.


Firing Squad:    Company E. 7th Ohio, Capt. GABRIEL


The school children in charge of their teachers assisted by Relief Corps and S.V. Auxiliary, will decorate the graves in the morning at 9 o'clock a.m. preceded by the Melinger band of Nelsonville.  Parade of military and other organizations in afternoon with exercises at G.A.R. circle and address in afternoon by Rev. Comrade C.B. TAYLOR.  We extend a cordial invitation to everybody to turn out with us in observing our Memorial Day.

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