Comrade Z. Plumb Stuart, Iowa GAR The National Tribune Washington, D.C. June 14, 1883 Page 3, Column Memorial Day observation

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 - Comrade Z. Plumb, Stuart, Iowa, writes us as...
Comrade Z. Plumb, Stuart, Iowa, writes us as follows: Maxwell Post, of this place, attended memorial service the morning of the 27th ult. at the Congregational church, and in the evening at the Methodist On the 30th, services wero held in Ryan's Hall, which was filled. The services were opened by music by the Uni-versalist choir ; prayer by the chaplain ; recitation of the poem "Cover Them Over," by Miss Nettie Moulton, and an oration by Rev. Mr. Rodgers, an old army chaplain. A procession was formed and marched to the cemetery and strewed flowers on the graves of soldiers buried there.

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  • — Comrade Z. Plumb Stuart, Iowa GAR The National Tribune Washington, D.C. June 14, 1883 Page 3, Column Memorial Day observation

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