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Pictured are Bellefonte Odd Fellows Band members in 1925.
Pictured are Bellefonte Odd Fellows Band members in 1925. Photo provided

Today’s photo is from Bob Hines, of Bellefonte.

Hines shared this photo. Written on the back was:

“Bellefonte Odd Fellows Band played at the inauguration of night flying at the Bellefonte Air Mail Field on July 1, 1925. More than 10,000 attended the inauguration.”

Front row, from left: Samuel Bryant, director of the band, and manager Willis Wion.

Second row, from left: Harry “Toney” Garbrick, Nevin Lutz, Woodrow Corman, William Thomas, Ben Fry, Dale Musser, Francis Koski, Edward Klinger, Phillip Wion, James Martin and Cyrus Hoy.

Back row, from left: Joel Stover, Ward Stover, Sargent Steltz, unknown, unknown, Harry Garbrick, Epley Gentzel and William “Slab” Bryant.

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