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THE CHRONICLE

 

Journal of the Historical Society

of the

Central Pennsylvania Conference

of the

United Methodist Church

 

Milton W. Loyer

editor

 

Volume XII                                                                                              spring 2001

  

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

 

       Dedication: Jennie Paull Gardner..........................................................…........…..3

 

                                           Two Little-Known Molly Pitchers………………………………….……….…….6

                                                 Mollie Brown                                                         

by William Seibert, 1854

The Most Unforgettable Character I’ve Ever Met   

by A.D. Gramley, 1955

 

       Methodist Stories Worth Re-telling………………………………………………15  

Early Methodism on the Waters of the Loyalsock   

by Charles D. Eldred, 1890

                                                Bishop McKendree’s Centre County Accident        

by John A. DeMoyer, 1879

 

Forgotten Churches……………………………….……………………………….24 
     Salem Church of the Evangelical Association   

by Harry Beale, 1961

On The Wrong Side of the Line                        

by Milton Loyer, 2001

 

       Pages from the Past, Methodist Voices in Jersey Shore ……………………..…..60

index
                        by Emory M. Stevens, 1890

 

       Silas Comfort Swallow………………………………………………..…….….…83

Preacher, Politician, Prohibitionist                 

by Paul Beers, 1965

It Was Dr. Swallow vs. Demon Rum            

by Mary O. Bradley, 1999

 

       Two Legends: Williamsport Dickinson Seminary and Dr. Vic Hann……..……...90

            by Julia Daugherty, 2000

 

 


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