VOL. LXVn-LOUIS 0. MARTI, Publisher.
PERRTSBTTBG, WOOD 00., 0., THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 13, 1919.
$L60 II ADVAI01-I0. 89
ARMISTICE DAY FITTINGLY
CELEBRATED IN PERRYSBURG
At 3 O'clock, Fireworks Sound
Hour of Signing of Armistice.
On Monday ovening and early,
iuesday morning. a delegation of
merican Legion members patient
' awaited the hour of 3 a. m. to
fire off the announcement that a
year ago filled the hearts of all the
-world with the news that the war
was over. Armed with blank
cartridges, revolvers, shotguns
and several liigh-powcr aerial
bombs, the boys woke up the
town with this manner of cele
bration of the first anniversary of
the news that flashed across the
continent announcing that Ger
many had given tip the fight.
Nearly every business place in
town closed at noon as a mark of
In the afternoon a foot ball
game was contested between
Bowling Green and a team of ex
service men from Perrysburg
township, which resulted in a score
of 60 in favor of Bowiing Green.
The public dance at tlie town
hall in the evening was a marked
success and besides adding many
new members' to Perrysburg Post
No. 28 a neat sum was derived for
AT THE CHURCHES
The first hundred years of Meth
odist organization in Terrysburg
The Perrysburg public school
children were given a holiday on
and, the Maumec Valley was cele-j Tuesday, Nov. 11, in celebration of
bratcd last Sunday at the local the signing of the armistice, just
church. The Sunday school felt one year ago. It is hoped, should
the spirit of the occasion by an in-! this day become a national hol
creascd attendance. The morning iday, that some certain, unique
service was graced by the presence , method of celebration will be
and Mrs. D. VanHellen, un
til but a few years past were pio
neer residents of Perrysburg, but
wlio now reside in Toledo, are no
doubt the oldest subscribers to the
Mrs. VauIIellcn called, at the
Journal office Monday to renew
her subscription for the coming
year, and while so doing remarked
that they began taking the Jour
nal on the day of President Lin
coln's assassination, April 14,
18G5, and have been continuous
subscribers ever since 54 long
years. Some record, and probably
the oldest subscriber to the Journal.
Oriu Daniel Swank, Pastor.
Services for Sunday, November
Sunday school at 9 :30 a. m. Mr.
Albert Fahrer, superintendent.
Lesson study, "Witnesses of
Christ's Glory." Luke 9:18-26.
Morning worship with sermon
by the pastor at 10 :30.
The Young People's Alliance
will meet at 6:30 instead of 7:00
o 'clock. Mrs. Fred Fahrer will be
the leader. Topic, "Co-operation
in Christian Service." John 17:20
23. 1 Cor. 3:5-10.
The Smday school business
meeting will be held at the church
on Friday evening of this week.
W. H. Spybey, Pastor.
Services next Sunday should
have new impetus from the high
resolves engendered by the centen
nial celebration of last Sabbath.
""We have little to do with the past
except to get a future out of it."
Methodism at large has set out
on a larpo enterprise which should
challenge the will and purpose o
The sermon next Sunday morn
ing on the subject: "Thoroughly
Furnished." At night, "No Armis
tice in the War on Sin." Followed
by Bray pictograph.
Sunday school at 9 :15 a. m.
Epworth League at 6 :30 p. m.
Prayer meetings on Wednesday
Ladies' Aid Society at the
church parlors on Friday afternoon
at 2:30 o'clock.
Choir practice Saturday night.
of Dr. A. E. Smith of Ado, Ohio.
His sermon on "The Genius of
Methodism" was a fine presenta-
Several of the Wood county
schools, including Perrysburg, had
tion of the heart and spirit of a two distinguished visitors on Tues-
great religious movement, lie tiny, rue assistant state supenn
gripped and stirred his audience in' tendent of public instruction and
SUMMARY OF TOWNSHIP
Showing Number of Votes Cast in Each Precinct Bond Issues
Carry Town Goes Dry Again.
a splendid way. In the afternoon
Dr. S. K. Mahon of Toledo gave an
enjoyable and important address
on "The Challenge of the Hour."
With a fine dramatic intensity he
offered his strong appeal.
At the noon hour a splendid din
ner was spread in the lecture room
and most of the audience remained
to enjoy the social occasion.
At night Marguerite (Jlark m
"Rich Man, Poor Man" drew a S.
R. 0. audience and furnished the
complement to the sober considera
tions of the day. The music of the
celebration was highly gratifying,
and beautified and enriched the
JMary E. Ilegley, living just
aiiToss the creek on Locust street,
in Perrysburg, will hold a public
sale of stock and farming imple
ments on Saturday, Nov. 15th, at 1
o 'clock. Watch for big advertise
ment in the Journal.
John F. Lintner, residing two
.and one-half miles southeast of
Perrysburg, and one mile west of
Lime City, on the Fremont pike,
will hold a public sale on Monday,
December 1, and will offer two
horses, three head of cattle, farm
ing implements and household
goods. Watch for advertisement
giving complete list.
Phoenix Lodge No. 123, F. & A.
M., will hold election of officers on
Monday evening, November 17th.
All members are urged to be pres
Rev. W. II. Pheley, Minister.
For week beginning Sunday,
Nov. 16th :
Sunday school at 9 :30. Subject
for general lesson, "Witnesses of
Christ's Glory." Luke 9:28-36.
This tells of a great experience.
"Lord, lead us to the mountain
To prayer's transfiguring glow;
And may wo bring a heavenly
To the dark world below."
Morning worship and sermon at
10:30. Dr. Pheley will preach on
the subjecct, "Songs From the
Hills." Its melody is music for
the lifo of today.
Junior C. E. meeting at 2:30.
Topic, "Stories from Ellis Is
land. The juniors are having
fine meetings and they are sure to
enjoy this one.
- Senior Christian Endeavor
meeting at 6:30. Topic, "Co-operation
in Christian Service"
John 17:20-23. Miss Gladys
Webb, leader. He is the secret to
all really successful work.
Thursday evening at 7:30, the
Colonel and Mrs. George P.
Grcenhalgh are in Minneapolis,
Minnesota, where Mr. Grcenhalgh
is attending the national conven
tion of the American Legion, as a
delegate from Northwestern Ohio.
Tuesday morning, Harold Mun
ger, Post Commander of Perrys
burg Post No. 28, received the fol
lowing telegram from the Colonel :
Minneapolis, Minn., Nov. 11.
With you in the spirit
Armistice Day, while participat
ing in the inspiration of American
Legion, over 1,000,000 strong, all
working for the welfare of their
comrades and to punctuate in
peace the love of country and the
spjrit of service which inspired
our people in time of a
George P. 'reenhalgh.
one of the normal college presi
dents, both from Michigan, in
spected our system of transporting
the country pupils. They were
also interested in the domestic
science and manual training de
partments. The Athenian Literary program
will be held Friday, Nov. 14th, at
10:45 in the school auditorium.
Perrysburg traveled to Prairie
Depot last Friday and was de
feated by a score of 6 to 0.
We are cxpeecting better luck
this coming Friday when Genoa
comes to play what is thought will
be the best game of the season.
The first game this year was
played at Genoa, Perrysburg win
ning by a score of 9 to 0. Since
then Genoa's team has improved
so that we will need your able as
sistance from the side lines in or
der to send them home defeated.
Come and root.
Twenty-three boys and girls,
were perfect in attendance for
A few days ago. we were dis
cussing liquids and solids. Sev-
ofleral liquids were named. Then
the question was asked, "Name a
solid that may be melted?" One
boy answered, "Lard is a liquod
when it melts into buttermilk."
The following pupils did very
good work in spelling the past
week: Martha Fahrer, Catherine
Brandhubcr, Mary Ford, Edna
Carter, Evelyn Looinis, HMinnalec
(.Continued on page 8.) ,
DR. B. KINSLEY
Office Hours 8 to 11 a. m.; 1 to
p. m. Office upstairs corner
Second and Main Streets.
Phone Main 14.
BOY SCOUTS ORGANIZE
Each day sees something new in
Perrysburg. The latest is the
organization of a Lone Scout
Tribe, to be known as "Racoon
Tribe, Lone Scouts of America,"
with a membership composed of
some of the "live wire" boys of
the sixth grade.
The chief "Totem" of the Lone
Scouts is W. D. Boyce, of Chicago,
who originated the "Boy Scouts
of America" movement in the U.
The Lone Scouts resembles the
Boy Scouts in its principal fea
tures and includes in its member
ship boys who, on account of be
ing under twelve years of age, or
who live in rural districts, are un
able to be members of the Boy
Scouts of America.
Each tribe is limited to twelve
boys, but more than one tribe can
be, organized m the same com
munity and the various tribes can,
if they so desire, co-operate with
the other tribes.
Their motto is "Do a useful
thing each day," and the object
of the Lone Scouts is to promote
PLAY TO BE GIVEN AGAHST
For the benefit of the large num
ber of people who failed to secure
seats for play given by members
of the Luther League, Wednesday
and Thursday of last week, it will
be given again next Friday eve
ning at the town hall, November
14, at 8 o'clock.
This play has proved to be a
grand success and those who were
fortunate enough to get a seat
found it very interesting from
start to finish.
"The Triumph of Love" is said
to be the best homo talent play ever
given in Perrysburg. Each one
taking part has proved most effi
cient in handling his or her role.
Besides the play itself the music
is well worth the price of admission.
Come early and get a seat !
Owing to the limited time before going to press last week,
the Journal could not show the result of the election in a sum
marized form. Nevertheless, in order that the citizens may see
at a glance just who was elected and who wasn't, we are pleased to
give the final count in each precinct, marking total votes cast for
each candidate and placing a star () before the winners:
OFriCE East Pet.
M. H. Bowers, D 84
D. R. Canfield, R 174
Fred W. Leu, D 78
John W. Lyons, R 163
Robt. W. Johnson, R 80
C. J. Schneider, D 155
Councilman, 6 elected
C. A. Degner, D..-. 65
Wm. DibTing, D 141
P. Dowlirig, D 125
Chas. Holbrook, R 133
C. C. Leydorf, D 113
M. Mlademus. R 88
Jos. H. Rossbach, Jr., D....112
Thos. Shimmin, R. 73
Wm. tJthoff, D 135
D. C. Whitehead, R. 160
A. R. Williams, R. 132
John Wilson, D 93
Lew Finch, D .-. 64
Jos. Fuller, R 180
Water Works Board
Geo. Craig 99
Frank Hollenbeck Ill
Fred Mahr 74
Frank Schaller 67
Edward Spilker 72
Harry Thornton 118
John Walker, D 34
John Yeager, R 139
G. W. Hoffman, D
Board of Education
John C. Budd, D T. 79
Geo. P. Greenhalgh, R 176
Wm. H. Roose, D 134
Frank Sprague, R .173
Justice of the Peace
F. E. Bowers, D 163
John Greiner, R 152
M. B. Cook, R 1
T. M. Franey, D
T. H. Tinney
T. H. Sheldrick
Constables, 3 elected
Chris Bauman, D 81
John Hayes, D J.22
Geo. Hillabrand, D 44
Robt. Nixon 45
R. S. Schaumloeffell 141
A. G. Williams 171
Twp. Trustees, 3 elected
W. E. Burdo 63
Frank Fox ....: 137
Wm. Grolle 72
Albert J. Hahn 73
E. L. Kingsbury 171
John Schneider 154
S. T. Phillips 137
F. J. Reis 77
Alf. Scheider 7G
W. J. Veitch 144
Twp. Bd. of Education
130 ...... '"
179 ...... '
79 20 17
160 30 ...... 23
114 36 . 27
167 25 27
149 84 52 66
150 113 125 68
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I licnfulnnca nfirU Vinilrl iVhnTnrtAr
mid-w,eek church night for prayer, Lmon thc futurc oitizcns 0
FREDERICK C. AVER1LL
818 Spitzer Buildim.
Hmm PImm US4V
WATCHMAKER AND JEWELER
Watches Clocks, Jewelry, Spectacles.
906 Monroe St Toledo, O.
Near Michigan Street
Special care frill be taken with the
repair of all kinds of Watches,
Clocks and Jswslxr-
conference and fellowship. We
will "have for consideration,
"Headlines From Isaiah," chap
ters 21 to 30.
Friday evening the social rooms
are open for all young people.
Games and other pleasures give
hours of enjoyment and youare
invited to share them.
The Choral Union will meet for
rehearsal Saturday evening at
7 :30. Mrs. Maud Lackens, leader.
Monday evening at 7 :30 in the
Sunday school room tho Union
Teacher Training Class will meet
under direction of Rev. W. H.
Spybey. It is hoped that many
will avail themselves of the priv
ileges this class affords.
(Continued on page 8.)
ALFRED P. HAYWOOD
DnntflP of Ohircmraotia
' v r
4th Street, Perrysburty, O.
6;00 to 9;00 Tuesday. Thursday and
Saturday Evenings or
This movement is one which
should enlist the co-operation of
all parents who are interested m
their boy's welfare.
The first meetings-were held at
the home of William Dwyer, Jr.,
and the charter members were
William Dwyer, captain; Oliver
Davis, assistant captain; Portellis
Anderson, secretary ; Milton
Sprague, treasurer; John Davis
and Wiltard Snyder.
The next meeting will bo held
at the homo of Milton Sprague,
briuay evening, .November 14th.
FT. MEIGS ALLEYS
HAVE NEW MANAGER
Porrysburg bowling fans will be
pleased to learn that Ft. Meigs
alleys in Maumec have opened for
The building has been leased by
Mr. P. Wollenschneider, who in
vites the patronage of all inter
ested in strikes and spares.
SATURDAY SPECIAL The
Journal' for 3 months to new nub.
iQrttMri Oflly, for 80 Witt.
TEN MORE NEW ONES
Since our last issue wo have
added ten new names to the sub
scription list "of the Journal.
Eight camo in Saturday under the
trial offer of 30 cents for" three
months and two subscribed during
tho week for the full year. Wo
are again mailing some sample
copies this week and if you got
one consider it a personal mvita
tion to subscribe as the otter is
still good next Saturday. When
we started this campaign wo
hoped to add a
names to our list,
flva put Qtt. 48,
AKE head of the table below, start a SAVINGS AC
COUNT now and deposit a certain percentage of
your income as long as your earning power continues.
The Element of Age in Busincsii
Everything to gain
W and nothing
20 w. to lose.
Tfcii ii tke
". .1 "- .! L. L-
wnea wo ion uubki nc
knowt mote thtn hii
fiher. This iptce rep
tttettU tho on'egoUim.
Ace of wildoU,.
TUU tpace tepietenU sua ccumuUiing period.
Either succea or failure i settled. No.
dr of grace are allowed,'
The boy u.
ing hu mrad
at much at
He now con
nun of feif
life is a real
ity and he is
not as smart
as he once
father was a
man nf rrl
I lent judgment
Up to date wo;
S THE CITIZENS BANKING COMPANY g
FOUR PER CENT. INTEREST ON SAVINGS. - - - PERRYSBURG,;OHIO
This ia the age el cautiea
as aan must not speeu
late, for he hu all to lose
and nothing to gain.
He looks for security,
not high tates of interest.
: ? v.
At 65.- 65 of the men
atilj, living are dependent
oriTchiWren, felaure or
16 are dead:
65 are self supporting:
1 5 are dependent wholly
or in part; only 4 have
and kept it.
in 1 00 can recover
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