bruary 26, 1872, to take counsel together with reference to this situation.
John H. Norton was elected chairman and David H. Brown secretary.
After prayer by J. G. Fuller, Mr. Norton stated the object of the meeting, to consider the expediency of forming a Congregational church in West Medford, and Messrs. J. G. Fuller, Abner JMessrs. J. G. Fuller, Abner J. Phipps, Ira P. Ackerman, A. E. Ansorge, E. W. Cross, D. H. Brown, and B. C. Leonard spoke in favor of taking immediate measures.
The chairman stated that he would guarantee the erection of a meeting-house if a church organization could be effected.
In reply to a question, Mr. William McLean, a Methodist, said he had no knowlhe school did not exceed the high record of the previous pastorate as to attendance.
The prayer meetings manifested spiritual power.
On May 7, 1897, Bro. Josiah G. Fuller presented the church an individual communion service.
On February 23, 1897, the society accepted from Bro. Henry L. Barnes the gift of the house and land co