curred among the church membership, among them being Mr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Newcomb and Mrs. O. M. Fowler.
Mr. Pomeroy was followed in April, 1905, by Rev. Edgar Cary Bridgham, who is still our pastor.
Early during his pastorate, on Saturday night, August 19, 1905, the church was totally destroyed by a fire of incendiary origill, kindly placed at our disposal by Mayor Dwyer.
On July 7, 1906, the corner-stone of the present edifice was laid.
The building committee consisted of Rev. E. C. Bridgham, A. L. Ordway, William F. Wiltshire, L. Frank Cole and Edgar A. Thomas.
They labored faithfully; the architect, Lewis A. Dow of Melrose, did all that scienmuel and Joshua of old,Hitherto hath the Lord helped us, and The Lord our God will we serve and his voice will we obey.
Pastor.—Rev. Edgar Cary Bridgham.
Board of Trustees.—Augustus L. Ordway, Levi W. Adams, William F. Wiltshire, William H. Magoun, Edgar A. Thomas, William Walters.
Board of Stewards