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This volume
of
THE CHRONICLE

is dedicated to

Paul G. Gilmore

(1896-1968)
pastor, friend, father and scholar
who modeled Jesus the Christ.

 

THE CHRONICLE is published by the Historical Society of the Central Pennsylvania
Conference of the United Methodist Church, 900 S. Arlington Avenue, Harrisburg
PA 17109.

 

 

 

THE CHRONICLE

 

Journal of the Historical Society

of the

Central Pennsylvania Conference

of the

United Methodist Church

 

Milton W. Loyer

editor

 

 

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Volume V                             Spring 1994   .

 

                    Editor's Preface.....................................2

 

                    Brief Annals of My Horse and Buggy Days..............3

                              by Joseph V. Adams, 1941

 

                    The Dubs-Esher Split: 100 Years Later

 

                    Editor's Introduction...............................53

 

                 1. The 1894 Evangelical Association Split and

                         The Williamsport Area Evangelical Churches.....55

                              by Paul G. Gilmore, 1960

 

                      2. The 1894 Evangelical Association Split

                         In Clinton County's Sugar Valley...............63

                              by James G. Frank, 1979

 

                      3. If Books Could Talk: Liberty, Port Trevorton

                         and the Strange Connection.....................73

                              by Milton W. Loyer, 1993

 

                      4. Anatomy of a Split: Central Pennsylvania

                         Evangelical Association Annual Conferences

                         and Local Congregations (1891-1894)............89

                              compiled from the Conference Archives

 

                    Rev. William Schuler Harris (1865-1956): Minister

                    Writer, Entrepreneur and Developer.................112

                              by Susan Shultz, 1993

 



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