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Members of the Calvary Cornet Band, organized in 1897, posed for this picture soon after the turn of the century. The surnames of many of them are familiar in the Calvary community more than a century after the photo was taken. They are (front, from left) Bill Barton, Asa Sheetz, Frank didawick, Charley Russel, Frank Emswiler, Luther Jackson and Walter Holler, (back row) Jake Swartz, Homer Didawick, Charles Mowery John W. Sheetz, Arthur Burner, Harry Burner, Dave Hisey, William Henry Sheetz, Ira Sheetz and Charles Smoot. Smoot was a traveling musician who taught many members of local community bands to play.

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