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Description: G.A.R. Memorial DayDate: 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.