This picture of the Mount Carmel Methodist Church Band and Choir is from the
1920's: circa 1925.
Front row: Cliff Willey, Clarence Bradley, Amy Willey, Ray Conn, Donald Barbour,
Aaron Willey, Ariel Willey, Capitola Clawson Second row:
Ethel Stout, Sylvia Smith, Nora Eldon, Marjorie Eldon, Reba Merrell,
Willa Bosler, ____ Willey, Jennie Dixon, Hortensea Kerr
Third Row: unknown, Mrs. Doolittle (Minister's wife),
Harry Clawson, Ed Kerr, unknown, Percy Bosler, _____ Clawson, Oscar Smith
Donald Barbour (front, fifth from left) graduated from Springfield Township High School
in 1925 (the second graduating class).
The eclectic combination of wind band instruments, a violin and guitar is interesting.
The Mount Carmel Methodist Church is still active.
[Don Dunaway, Wilma Smith Lohrey]