The pictures on the front and back covers refer to the article beginning on page 79.

FRONT COVER: Hinkey Haines, United Brethren athlete from York County PA, and Babe Ruth –

                                                                            teammates on the World Champion 1923 New York Yankees. 

BACK COVER: Front of the December 8, 1927, program for a “Testimonial Dinner Tendered to Hinkey

                                                                            Haines,” star of the World Champion 1927 New York Giants.

 

THE CHRONICLE is published by the Historical Society of the Central Pennsylvania Conference of the

United Methodist Church, PO Box 2053, Mechanicsburg, PA  17055-2053.

 

 

THE CHRONICLE

 

Journal of the Historical Society

of the

Central Pennsylvania Conference

of the

United Methodist Church

 

Milton W. Loyer

Editor

 

 


Volume XIX                                                                                             spring 2008

 

 


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

 

Charles Wesley: Poet of the United Methodist Way…………………………..….……..4

by Charles Yrigoyen, 2007

 

Great-Grandfather James Reiley………………………………………..……….….……20

 by Henry Baker Reiley, 1950

 

The Baltimore Origins of Methodism’s Reform Movement…………………..…….…..38

by James M. Hanson, 1827

 

Rev. Edmund Wesley Kirby: A Participant in Methodist History………………...…....46

by Jon Noring, 2008

 

Joseph A. Bennett: An American Tragedy………………………………...……………69

by Milton Loyer 2008

           

Hinkey Haines: One for the Record Book…………………………………...………….79

by James M.O. Loyer, 2006

 

Marching for Justice: Personal Experiences in the Civil Rights Movement………......92

                                                            by Richard Hughes, 2006



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