Bishop Calvin Pettey Dedication of Wickersham School

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Bishop Calvin Pettey Dedication of Wickersham School - DEATHS AND FUNERALS. liia3iof ;alvin '....
DEATHS AND FUNERALS. liia3iof ;alvin '. I'eltey. A, M 1. I. Bishop Pettey, of the A. 1. E. Zion Cburcdi. while holding the session of the Palmetto Conference, at Clio, S. C., last week, was taken ill and rapidly Tew worse until 1 Saturday, when be died. The body will be removed to .New borne, North Carolina, the home of the late liishop. where the funeral will take plaee n Tuesday, the 11th. Bishop Pettey presided over the Second Episcopal district during the last quadrennium, which included the Philadelphia a ml - Baltimore Conference. As a scholar and orator he was well known in Harrisburg. He was present in this city and dedicated the Wesley Union A. M. E. Zion Church in March. IS!)!), and was present at the dedication of the Wickersham school building and offered the dedicatory prayer.

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  1. Harrisburg Telegraph,
  2. 10 Dec 1900, Mon,
  3. Page 1

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