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Memorial Day Exercises

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The memorial day exercises will consist in decorating the graves of the soldiers in St. Thomas, Fifth ward, and Forest Hill cemeteries in the forenoon and services in University hall at two o'clock, sharp, tomorrow afternoon. A much larger number of speakers than usual will take part. After reading of the scriptures by Rev. A. S. Carman, prayer by Rev. J. W. Bradshaw and the introductory remarks of Post Commander Harrison Soule, W. K. Childs will give Memorial Day Memories; Miss Charlotte Bullis, My Own Kentucky Belle; R. Campbell, Those Tentmatesj.R. L. Warren, Memorial Day, lts Meaning. Prof. T. C. Trueblood will then read a selection. Dr. W. J. Herdman will speak on General Sheridan; F. Pistorius, on Memorial Day, should its observance be continued or not? and J. Q. A. Sessions, on the Causes of War. Impromptus will follow and Rev. J. T. Sunderland will pronounce the benediction. The program will be interspersed with music.