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 - Around the buildings and grounds had been...
Around the buildings and grounds had been erected benches, and they were crowded to the utmost during both the morning and afternoon sermons. The morning sermons were delivered by Professor F. S. Llndeman of Addison, and Rev. Edwin W. Relnke of the Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran church of this city. The services were carried on simultaneously, at stands erected In different portions of the ground. The choir of St. Paul's church of Chicago, under the guidance. of the well-known director, L. Doerlng, sang tne popular hymn. "Singet dem Herrn L'n-serm Gott." The choir of the St. Matthew's church of Chicago also added to the attraction of the service. At the afternoon services Rev. W. H. Ganske and Dr. P. H. Brauer were the orators, and the musicians of the morning were re-enforced by the choir of St. John's church. About $2,600 was realized from the collection, refreshment booths, and tiekets. which will go to the orphans' home. It was a grand reunion, and a perfect success.

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  1. The Inter Ocean,
  2. 20 Sep 1897, Mon,
  3. Page 8

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