FIRST MENNONITE CHURCH
J. N. Smucker, Pastor
9:30 Sunday school. Classes for
10:30 Worship service. “I was glad
when they said unto me, Let us go
into the House of the Lord.”
6:00 Intermediate Christian En
7:00 We join in the Union Service
at Harmon Field.
Go to church Sunday. Feed your
beliefs, starve your ioubts.
FIRST METHODIST CHURCH
J. A. Weed, Minister
Thursday, 8:00 p. m.—Meeting of
Every-member Canvas teams.
9:30 a. m.—Church school.
10:15 a. m.—Morning worship. The
Sermon topic: “Be Ye Doers of the
Word, and not Hearers Only.”
7:00 p. m.—Union service at Har
mon Field Stadium. (In case of rain,
at First Mennonite Church). Guest
speaker, Rev. E. S. Scott, of First
Christian Church, Findlay.
“I didn’t care for that sermon this
morning,” said a frank layman to
his minister. “If you’re right, then
I am going to have to change my
mind, and that is very uncomfortable
business, and 1 don’t do it if I can
You can live at peace with some
men up until the time when you dis
turb their prejudices.
“Nothing is more difficult than
opening a closed mind.”
—R. L. Smith.
A. F. Albro, Pastor
Wednesday 8 p. m. Prayer meeting.
9:30 a. m. Sunday school
10:30 Morning worship.
7:30 p. m. Children’s church.
7:30 p. m. Young Peoples society.
8 p. m. Evangelistic service.
W. L. Harmony, Pastor
9 a. m. Sunday school.
8 p. m. Rev. W. E. Bradley, of
Findlay will speak at dedication ser
vice of new altar furnishings.
EBENEZER MENNONITE CHURCH
Arnold C. Schultz, Pastor
8 p. m. Choir rehearsal.
10:00 a. m. Sunday school.
11:00 a. m. Morning worship.
SCermon topic: “Come Unto Me”
3:30 p. m. Radio program from
8:00 p. m. C. E. programs for all
9:00 p. m. Evening service. The
subject of the message will be,
“Crossing the Jordan.”
“O come, let us worship and bow
down: let us kneel before the Lord
FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
Ernest N. Bigelow, Pastor
Morning Worship, 10:00 (EWT).
The Sacrament of the Lord’s Sup®
Church School, 11:00. Mr. .Nor
man Triplett, Supt.
Union church service at Harmon
Field at 7:30 P. M.
Friday evening, the class in Life
of Christ will meet at the home of
Mrs. Armin Hauenstein.
Church school, 9:30 (EST). Mr.
Edgar Begg, superintendent.
Morning Worship, 10:30.
A service of personal dedication.
CHURCH OF CHRIST
G. D. Bright, Minister
9:30 a. m. Church school, R. Lug
10:30 a. m. Worship. Lord's Sup
Sermon: “The Christian Arsenal.”
7 p, m. A union church service will
held in the Harmon Field stadium
e. Errett S. Scott of the First
-ch of Christ in Findlay will be
This Sunday in toe
the evening speaker. Special music
will also be a part of this out-of
door vesper service. Public is invit
Note: “The church is still the
Living Spiritual Power, which brings
peace and victory to our lives.”
10 a. m. Church school, C. Am
1:00 a. m. Lord’s Supper.
Rev. Lester Clum, associate pastor
of a Church of God in Anderson,
Ind., will be in the pulpit of both
churches Sunday morning. The sub
ject of his address is “The Eternal
Word.” Rev. Clum is a brother of
Mrs. Clair Leiber.
The Men’s Brotherhood will meet
Thursday night at 8:30 p. m. at the
Emmanuel’s church. Rev. Smucker
of the First Mennonite church will
be the speaker.
Sunday school at 9:45 a. m.
Morning worship at 10:45 a. m.
The Cornelia Missionary Circle will
entertain all the ladies of the church
next Sunday (June 27) at 2:00 p. m.
Mrs. Baumgartner, a missionary who
has worked many years among the
Indians will be the guest speaker.
Morning worship at 9:30 a. m.
Sunday school at 10:30 a. m.
Mrs. Barbara Basinger and son
Harley and daughter Melvena were
Sunday dinner guests in the home of
Mr. and Mrs. Haydn Basinger and
Ruth Bixel left Sunday for Smith
ville to spend a few days in the home
of her sister and family, Mr. and
Mrs. Raymond Miller.
Dr. Dan Gilbert, noted author and
lecturer is to speak at the St. John
church on Friday and Saturday even
ings at the Missionary church in Pan
dora, Sunday afternoon and at the
Ebenezer church, Sunday evening.
Mr. and Mrs. William Brabham of
Baton Rouge, La., are visiting rela
tives and friends in the community at
Adam Suter, highly respected cit
izen and life time resident of this lo
cality, passed away after a lingering
illness at the home of his daughter,
Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Burkholder
and family last Friday at the age of
79 years. Funeral services were held
at the Grace church, Pandora, Mon
The Amstutz reunion was held at
the school house in Pandora, Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Schutz are the
happy parents of a baby girl born to
Mrs. Will Balmer of Ft. Wayne,
died Monday morning at her home.
Funeral sendees for her were held
on Wednesday morning. Relatives in
this community’ attended the services.
Harvey Moser, w’ho was in failing
health, underwent a successful opera
tion Monday at the Community hos
pital in Bluffton.
Mrs. Marlin Zrveitzer an-d grand
daughter, Candy Reiter and Mrs.
Mary Sommer, visited with the form
er’s children at Pontiac, Mich., week
Karen Ann is the name of the
daughter born to Mr. and Mrs. Bryan
Basinger last Thursday at the Com
munity hospital in Bluffton. She wras
removed from the hospital to the
home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Walter Sommer, where she is being
The Ladies chorus, members of the
Ebenezer church and a few invited
guests were very pleasantly enter
tained with their director, Mabel Am
stutz at the home of her parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Eph Amstutz on Tuesday
Miss Esther Olsen of Washington,
D. C. arrived Monday afternoon to
visit with her sister, Bernice Olsen
and uncle and aunt for a few days
Together they will leave Friday for
Wichita, Kansas, to attend the wed-
W. H. Gratz
Foot Comfort Service
The Family Shoe Store
y ^beginning at 11:30 a. m.
ding of their brother, John Olsen.
From there they will visit their par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Olson of Guy
mond, Okla. Mrs. Olsen was ’the
former Miss Sarah Bucher of this
Howard Diller started to work at
the Amstutz cannery’ on Tuesday.
Mr. and Mrs. Evan Sommer of
Wadsworth are the parents of a dau
ghter born last Friday at the Com-!
munity hospital in Bluffton. They
have given her the name of Linda
Wanda, daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Nial Newton has recently accepted a
position in the Pandora bank. Miss
Newton graduated a short time ago
from the Findlay Business college.
Harold Diller who is stationed at
Great Lakes Naval Station in Chica
go was home on a brief visit Sun
Herbert Hilty is gradually improv
ing at home.
Members of the St. John male chor
us presented a program at the Han
cock county infirmary, Sunday after
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Cooper of Ft.
Wayne, Ind., and son Frederick of
Galion, were Sunday visitors in the
home of Mr. and Mrs. Ambrose Ba
Farmers are having ideal hay mak
ing weather and a large acreage is
being harvested now.
The Amstutz cannery operated on
Tuesday of this week, the first of the
Sad news was received here last
Saturday of the death of Robert
Garr McCrady, son of Mrs. Josephine
(Wenger( McCready of Chicago. He
was one of the fifty-eight who lost
their lives a short time ago when the
vessel, Coast Guard Cutter, Ecam
ba sunk in the Atlantic.
Betty, Joe and Billy Frary of Mt.
Vernon, were spending the week at
the home of their grandmother Mrs.
Moser and Mr. and Mrs
Mr. and Mrs. John Caris, Mr. and
Mrs. Russell Ream and children, Mr.
and Mrs. Bill Warren and son en
joyed ice cream and cake last Mon
day evening in the home of Mr. and
Mrs. Matt Stewart and daughter,
Mr. and Mrs. Will Stager, Mr. and
Mrs. Ralph Stager attended a birth
day dinner Sunday in the home of
Mrs. Ralph Nowlan of Dola.
Mr. and Mrs. John Boutwell enter
tained a group of relatives at din
Miss Violet Williams of Findlay
spent her vacation in the Ralph
Williams home. Mr. and Mrs. Fred
Williams and children of Lake View
are spending the summer in the Wil
Mr. and Mrs. John Carfs spent
Friday evening with Mr. and Mrs.
Mrs. C. M. Heldman spent last
Thursday with Mrs. Katie Neff and
Mrs. Elizabeth Goetzinger.
Callers the past week in the B. J.
Boutwell home were Mrs. Mildred
Trippiehorn and daughter Helen
Ann of Findlay, Miss Violet Williams
of Findlay, Mrs. Evelyn Williams
and children Joyce and Donald of
Lake View, and Mr. Henderson of
Mrs. Elizabeth Boutwell is spend
ing several weeks in the Carl Kim
Mr. and Mrs. Emerson Lugibihl
and daughter Carolyn Kay of near
Ft. Jennings were Sunday dinner
guests in the Car) Kimmel home.
Mr. and Mrs. Levi Williams of
Thorntown, Ind., spent a couple of
days recently in the C. E. Agin and
Ralph Williams homes.
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Nonnamaker
and sons Harold, Dean and Ralph
spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Ira
Slusser and family.
All farmers and farm groups now
may sell wool direct to mills instead
of only to the Commodity Credit Corp
oration as was required until Order
No. 50 was amended June J2.
Alfalfa seed can be profitably pro
duced in Ohio. The variegated vari
eties have produced the best yields
of seed in this state, and the agrono
mists at Ohio State University rec
ommend using the second crop of
alfalfa for seed. The crop should be
cut when two-thirds of the seed pods
have turned brown or black.
Present market conditions and fu
ture prospects indicate Ohio farmers
can carry’ pigs on pasture longer than
usual in 1943 because there will not
be the sharp decline in prices ordin
arily expected at the peak of the late
fall marketing season. Full use of
pasture for growing pigs will reduce
the amount of protein to be supplied
Service bulls delivered $2 each plus
5c mileage. C. N. Long & Son, Ada
phone Red 1360. tf
For sale—RedShorthorn bull and
two heifers. J. C. Deppler & Son,
phone 580-W. 11
For sale—Spotted Poland China
male hog 18 months old. Guy Scoles,
1 mile north of town.
THE BLUFFTON NEWS, BLUFFTON, OHIO
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Badertscher
and sons were Sunday dinner guests
of Mr. and Mrs. Sam Badertscher
and son. Afterm callers were Mr.
and Mrs. Henry .ber and Mr. and
Mrs. Edwin Niswander and daught
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Boothby, Mr.
and Mrs. Fay’e Isham and Roy Hirsh
field were Sunday dinner guests at
the Ed and Francis Marquart home.
Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Luginbuhl and
Mrs. Menno Geiger and daughter,
Magdalene, spent Sunday evening
with Mrs. Sam Kohler and daughter.
Mr. and Mrs. Earl Crawfis spent
Thursday evening with Mr. and Mrs.
Andrew Hochstettler and family.
John Luginbuhl, Coast Guard, is
speding a few days with his parents,
Mr. and Mrs. J. I. Luginbuhl.
Barbara Reichenbach spent Fri
day with Joan and Doris Fett.
Ronald Gratz of Sidney is spend
ing a few’ weeks with his grand
pa: ents, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Gratz.
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Dillman and
daughter, Marlyn were Sunday din
ner guests of Mrs. Martha Basinger.
Evening callers were Mr. and Mrs.
Leland Basinger and daughters Mar
lene and Arlene.
Mr. and Mrs. Russell Schaeublin
and family, Mr. and Mrs. Wilford
Gratz were Sunday dinner guests of
Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Schaeublin and
Mrs. Byron Stratton of Niagara
Falls and Mrs. McCune were Thurs
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day dinner guests of Mr. and Mrs.
Arthur Miller and family.
.Mr. and Mrs. Quinten Burkholder
and family, Mr. and Mrs. Lester
Ackerman of Lima spent Sunday eve
with Mr. and Mrs. Harold Badertsch
er and sons.
Mr. and Mrs. Russell Huber call
ed on Mr. and Sirs. Wave Zimmer
man and daughters.
Mr. and Mrs. Otto Amstutz spent
Sunday evening with Mr. and Mrs.
Joshua Amstutz of Panodra.
Mrs. Ella Dillman was a Sunday
dinner guest at the Amos Lugin
buhl home. Afternoon callers w’ere
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Dillman and
The oldest son of Mr. and Mrs.
Harold Badertscher received two
gashes in the back of his head by
Quinten Burkholder’s dog last Fri
Mr. and Mrs. John Marquart and
family spent Sunday evening with
Mr. and Mrs. Ed Marquart and fam
Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Huber and dau
ghter Bernice spent Friday evening
with Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Hoch
stettler and family.
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Zimmerman
and daughters spent Sunday with
Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Long and fam
ily of Lafayette.
Mrs. Emma Roof and Mrs. Bertha
Roof of Lima spent the week-end
with Mr. and Mrs. Otis Fett and
daughter. Miss Ida Fett of Lima,
Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Everett and son
of Columbus Grove and Janet An
drews were Sunday guests.
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Mr. and Mrs. Wilford Gratz were
Sunday evening supper guests of
Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Gratz. Even
ing callers were Mr. and Mrs. Reno
Gratz and daughter.
Mr. and Mrs. Menno Schumacher
and son Nelson, Miss Bertha Diller,
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Schumacher
and daughter Margaret, Mr. and Mrs.
Marion Hochstettler and daughter
Emily, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Bame and
daughter Mary Ellen were Sunday
dinner guests at the Amos and Robt.
Those that surprised Mrs. Chas.
Friedly on her birthday last Tues
day evening at the home of her
mother, Mrs. Sam Kohler were:
Mrs. Fred Dobson of Ann Arbor,
Mich. Mrs. Menno Geiger and dau
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Geiger and daughter Nancy, Mrs.
Lydia Badertscher, Mrs. Chester
Stauffer, Mrs. Rhuel Kohler and sons
and Mrs. Sam Kohler and daughter
and the honored guest, Mrs. Chas.
Mr. and Mrs. C. O. Stryker, Har
old Strahm of Lima, Mr. and Mrs.
W. C. Schaublin and daughter spent
Saturday evening with Mr. and Mrs.
W. F. Gratz.
Arrangements have been made to
assure custom combine operators of
enough gas to operate their equipment
in the harvest season. A meeting at
Omaha, Neb., has been called to pre
pare plans to move combines from
one state to another during the wh
eat harvest on the plains.
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THURSDAY, JUNE 24, 1943
A family dinner was held at the
home of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Strat
ton, Sunday, in honor of the tenth
birthday anniversary of their daugh
ter Margaret. The occasion was also
the 19th birthday anniversary of her
guest, Miss Betty Winterhalter of
Present were: Mr. and Mrs. C. M.
Winterhalter and daughter, Mr. and
Mrs. Paul Winterhalter, Mr. and
Mrs. John Smith and son of Cecil
Mrs. Paul Jackson of Paulding Miss
Betty Winterhalter and Margaret
Ann Stahl of Ft. Wayne.
A mixed octette will be featured
in the w’eekly broadcast of the
Ebenezer Mennonite church over
Findlay radio station WFIN Sunday
afternoon at 3:30 o’clock. The oc
tette is composed of Vera Alice Bu
cher, Jemima Lugibihl, Mrs. Vinton
Bucher, Vera Amstutz, LeRoy Lugi
bihl, Aaron Messinger, Melvin Zim
merly. Miss Mabel Amstutz will be
the accompanist. Solos will be sung
by Vera Alice Bucher and Clayton
The Rural Electrical Administra
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$15.00(1 to the Morrow Rural Electric
Cooperative, Mt. Gilead, and of $25
000 to the Butler Rural Electric
Cooperative, Hamilton. The funds
are for connections to existing power
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