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Canadice Literary Society Meeting of 1896

Photo and information coutesy of Margaret Bott.



The Canadice Literary Society in 1896 at the farm of Elwood Barringer.

On the porch, left to right: Will White, Lola Eastabrook, Lou Affolter, Edna Snyder, Eugene Henry, Nell Buckner, Fred Henry, Daisy Henry, Harry Coykendall, Ruth Wickes, Roy Coydendall, Merle Wright, Jennie Ross, Fay Huff, Scott __, Nora Peabody.

Below porch: Elmore Phelps, Dana Jackman, Charlie Henry, Murray Henry (baby), Eva Salter, Bertha Salter, Jermiah Doolittle, Will Van Duyn, Minnie Norget, Vern Crane.

In front of post: Mary Kuhn, May Becker, Fred Kingsley, Clarence Branch, Sadie Crane, Ida Mills, Elwood Barringer, Carrie Barringer.

Children in front: Maud Henry, Leola Salter, Lena Wright, Peabody Children from Wayland.

From a news clip in the Livonia Gazette on 24 April 1885: The Canadice Literary Society will meet at Gilbert Owen’s tonight.