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100 Years Ago: Sabbath Schools Respond to Call

The Intelligencer January 11, 1915 (page 3)

“Yesterday the various Sabbath Schools of Belleville took up special offerings for the purpose of raising sufficient funds to purchase one hundred bags of flour for the Belgium Fund. Every Sabbath School took a lively interest in the effort. The results surpassed the expectations. …

The balance $762.48 may possibly be increased to $900.00 by the 20th when the flour to be purchased by this money will be shipped.”