55 Years of Service Given By Christian Meyer to Owens Lane Dyer Co

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55 Years of Service Given By Christian Meyer to Owens Lane Dyer Co - his Wilson large audience. 55 YEARS OF SERVICE...
his Wilson large audience. 55 YEARS OF SERVICE GIVEN ONE COMPANY BY MEYER j for Christian Meyer of m- North U Sixth Blrcci; ha*'been iiMhe service j (|a ,; f to of the Owens, Lane and Dyer Co., now Iho Hooven, Owens and Hcntsch- ler Co., for a period ot fifty-five years as a machinist, mid has been operating a' large lathe for forty years. This long period of employment'-denotes employment'-denotes sli( k-to-it-ivcncss, con- filciicV, reliability, usefulness and aii a b u n d a n t amount of part elec-l' 8 ' 1 '!'lion instead of Mr. Meyer was born October """", iu Wurlcnburg, {Jermany, and Ihiis Hie cities liv- defense in pouches to two al oh Canadian to ol injuring (lit par primary o u n t r y Ilia 111 b. came to this country aloue in J al Hie age of 111, and in the year 1834 he stepped foot on Hamilton soil. In the year ltioT -he slarted lo ork for Ihe above first named firm, nd at Ihe time-of llic Civil war he urged to join the ranks, ml in all probability he would have, one so, had not the officers of Ihe inn come lo Iho front and furnished im enough money with which to ,iw what was in Ibis young man vould nol let him get away under ny conditions. Mr. Meyer was married to Agues, (aefcr in 1857, and from this happy, inion twelve children were born, rce of whom are still living, two htuglilcrs and one son, namely; .ouise Meyer, Mrs. Charles Cox and William Meyer, all of Ibis city. October 1st last, which was Jlr. Meyer's 77lh birthday anniversary, Ihe hoys'of Hit; shop got together raised .$;)5 with w h i c h they a fine leather rocker, and presented it to Jlr. Meyer lo show t h e i r appreciation of. -his most, remarkable career, aiid goi'd fellowship. Jlr. Meyers' record is one . w i parallel in this'city, and to this Jlr. 'Meyer displays as much interest and love for his work as. he "did younger days, and be is considered the vcry valuable asset lo t l i e Owens-licnlschler Co.

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  1. Butler County Democrat,
  2. 16 Feb 1911, Thu,
  3. Page 6

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