August 16, 1896
Union Chapel Saturday School was opened by sing and prayer led by Bro. Batchelor then sing and reading report of last Sabbath then reading of scripture lesson found in (not legible) Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in the lesson of the day title David's Confession and Forgiveness.
Report of Classes
No. in primary class - 6
No. in juvenile class - 13 paid 4 cents
No. in female class - 6
No. in 1 and 2 male classes - 8
No. in Bible class - 6
Teachers and officers - 7
Visitors - 3
Total  - 50
Announcements and sing then reading closing services. School closed till the following Sabbath at 9 1/2 a.m.
Effie Simmons

August 23, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met this morning and was opened by sing and reading. Opening services in concert then prayer led by Assist. Supt. and reading report of last Sab. Reading scripture lesson found in 1 chap. of Isa 1 to 90 then reciting of lesson in classes.
Juvenile and primary classes united and taught by Miss Morrison. No. in class - 7
The members of the different classes were united in one class and taught by Albert Simmons. No. in class - 9.
Teachers and officers pres - 2
Visitors pres. - 1
Total - 21
Then remarks and announcements. School adjourned till next Sab. at 9 1/2 a.m..
Effie Simmons

August 30, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met this morning and was opened by sing and reading. Opening services: sing and prayer by assistant supt. then reading report of last Sab. approved as read then scripture lesson found in 52 Psalms. Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in the lessons of the day titled A Psalms Death. Report of class
Primary and juvenile classes were united and taught by Mrs. Sarah Simmons
No in the class - 15
No in the female class - 6
No in 1st and 2nd male classes - 10
No. in Bible class - 3 taught by Bro. Ballard
Teachers and officers present - 6
Visitors - 5
Total - 44
Then remards by Supt and announcements and reading. Closing services. School closed till following Sabbath at 9 1/2 a.m.
Effie Simmons

September 6, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met this morning and was opened by sing and reading opening services and prayer led by Bro. Chestnut. Then reading report of last Sab. then scripture lesson found in 17 Chap 1 Chron. Teachers that were present took charge of classes and instructed them in lesson of the day titled Davids Love for God's House. Report of class.
No. in primary class - 5
No. in juvenile class - 9
No. in female class - 9
No. in 1 male class - 3 taught by J.P.G.
No in 2 male class - 5
No. in Bible class - 7 taught by Bro. Chas Girk
Teachers and officers - 7
No. of visitors - 12
Total - 57
Then remarks by Supt. and announcements. Then sing and reading closing services. School closed till following Sab. at 9 1/2 a.m.
Effie Simmons, Secretary

September 13, 1896
S.S. met this morning and was opened with sing and reading lesson of the day for opening followed with prayer by Sister Jane Batchelor then reading report of last Sab. scripture lesson read by Assist. Supt. found in 10 chap of Prov. Teachers took charge of classes. Bro. John Ballard appointed teacher for 1 male class.
Report of classes
No. in primary class - 4
No. in juvenile class - 11
No. in female class - 7
No. in 1 male class - 3
No. in 2 male class - 4
No. in Bible class - 5
Teachers and officers pres. - 8
Spectators - 4
Total - 43
School closed by sing lesson hymn and announcements. Dismissed till the following Sab. at 9 1/2 a.m.
Effie Simmons

September 20, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met this morning and was opened by sing and reading opening services in concert followed with prayer by Bro. Batchelor. Then reading report of last Sab. which was adopted as read. Subject of scripture lesson "The Right Way" found in 38 chap of Isah. Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in the lesson of the day titled "Destructive {unlegible}.
Report of classes
No. in primary class - 4
No. in juvenile class - 9 paid 10 cents
No. in female class - 4
No, in 1st male class - 4
No. in 2nd male class - 7
No. in Bible class - 6
Teachers and officers present - 9
Visitors - 7
Total - 40
School closed by sing less hymn and announcements reading closing services till next Sab. at 9 1/2 a.m.
Effie Simmons

September 27, 1896
Teachers present - 4
Pupils present - 19
Total Attendance - 23
Decoration Day May 30.
I.P. Girkin

October 4, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. was opened by sing and reading of opening services, and prayer by Assist. Supt. Then reading minutes of Aug. 20 which was adopted as read and reading scripture lesson found in 72 Psalm. Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in lesson of the day titled Solomon Anointed King.
Report of classes as follows
No. in primary class - 4
No in juvenile class - 10
No. in female class - 7
No. in 1st male class - 2
No. in 2nd male class - 8
No in Bible class - 3
Teachers and officers pres. - 9
Visitors - 3
Total - 38
Then announcements and sing less hymns and reading closing services. School closed till following Sab. at 9 a.m.
Effie Simmons, Sec.

October 11, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. was opened by singing and reading opening services led in prayer by Sister Batchelor then reading report of last Sab. reading scripture lesson found in Deut. 30 Chap. 11 to 20 verses. Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in lesson of the day titled Solomon's Wise Choice.
Report of classes
No. in primary class - 10 taught by Effie Simmons
No. in female class - 6
No. in 1st male class - 4
No. in 2nd male class - 5
No. in Bible class - 6
Teachers and officers pres. - 6
Visitors - 3
Total pres. - 39
School closed by singing lesson hymn and announcements reading. Closing services till next Sab. at 9 1/2.
Viola Hackler, Acting Sec.
Effie Simmons, Sec.

October 18, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. was opened by sing and reading opening services and prayer by Bro. Hackler then sing and reading report of last Sab. reading scripture lesson found in 9 Chapter of Jer. Subj. "True Glory". Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in lesson of the day titled Solomon's Wealth and Wisdom.
Report of classes
No. in primary class - 5
No. in juvenile class - 10
No. in female class - 4
No. in 1st male class - 3
No. in 2nd male class - 5
No. in Bible class - 10
Teachers and officers - 9
No. of visitors - 4
Total - 51
Then announcements and sing lesson hymn and reading. Closing remarks. Dismissed till the following Sab. at 9 a.m.
Effie Simmons

October 25, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met his morning and was opened by sing and prayer by Sister Aligree then reading report of last Sab. which was adopted as read then reading scripture lesson found in 8 Chap.of Prov. Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in the lesson of the day titled "The Proverbs of Solomon"
Report of classes
No. in primary class - 5
No. in juvenile class - 12
No. in female class - 7
No. in 1st male class - 3
No. in 2nd male class - 7
No. in Bible class - 8
No. of visitors present - 8
Teachers and officers - 9
Total - 60
Then sing lesson hymn and announcements and reading closing remarks dismissed till next Sab. at 9 a.m.
Effie Simmons


1896 - Union Chapel Secretary's book
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November 1, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met this morning and was opened by sing and reading opening services in concert followed with prayer by Sister Simmons then reading report of last Sab. then scripture lesson found in 1 {unlegible} 6 Chap. Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in the lesson of the day titled "Building the Temple".
Report of classes
No. in primary class - 3
No. in juvenile class - 10
No. in female class - 4
No in 1st male class - 4
No. in 2nd male class - 4
No. in Bible class - 6
Visitors - 3
Teachers and officers - 7
Total - 41
School closed by asking questions and sing lesson hymn then reading closing remarks till the following Sab. at 9 a.m.
Effie Simmons

November 8, 1896
S.S. met this morning and was opened by sing and reading lesson of the day for opening followed with prayer by Bro. Burch then reading report of previous Sab. which was adopted as read then scripture lesson found in 2 Chron. 5 Chap. Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in lesson of the day titled "Dedication of the Temple".
Report of classes
No. in primary class - 4
No. in juvenile class - 8
No. in female class - 4
No. in 1st male class - 2
No. in 2nd male class - 6 taught by Mrs. Cal Aligree
No. in Bible class - 4 taught by Bro. Hackler
Visitors - 6
Teachers and officers - 8
Total - 43
Then asking questions and announcements then sing lesson hymn and reading closing remarks. School closed till the following Sab. at 9 a.m.
Effie Simmons

November 16, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. was opened by sing and reading opening services, sing, and prayer led by Bro. Chestnut then reading report of last Sab. and scripture lesson found in 11 Chap of Deut. Teachers took charge of  classes.
Report of classes as follows
No. in primary class - 4
No. in juvenile class - 6
No. in female class - 3
No. in 1st male class - 3
No in 2nd male class - 4
No. in Bible class - 3
Teachers and officers pres. - 8
No. of Visitors - 1
Total - 32
Then remarks by Supt. Pearl Batchelor and Elsie Day both members of primary class repeated the 23 Psalm then reading closing remarks and announcements. Closed till the following Sab. at 9 .
Effie Simmons

November 22, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met this morning and was opened by singing and reading opening services, singing and prayer by Bro. Chestnut then reading report of last Sab. and adopted as read then scripture lesson read found in 3 Chapter of Jerov. Then teachers took charge of classes.
Report of classes as follows
No. in primary class - 12
No. in juvenile class - 5
No. in female class - 4 paid 11 cents
No. in 1st male class - 4 paid 5 cents
No. in 2nd male class - 5 paid 8 cents
No. in Bible class - 7
Teachers and officers - 5
No. of visitors - 7
Total - 49
Then questions were asked by Supt. Dazie Amos member of juvenile class repeated the 23 Psalm then announcements were made and school closed by sing the lesson hymn and read closing services adjourned till the following Sab. at 9 .
Minnie Batchelor, Acting Sec.

November 29, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met this morning and was opened by singing and reading opening services, singing and prayer by Supt. Then reading report of last Sab. and adopted. Then scripture lesson read found in 1 King. Then teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in the lesson of the day titled "The Fame of Solomon"
Report of classes
No. in primary and juvenile - 9
No. in female class - 4
No. in 1st male class - 3
No. in 2nd male class - 7 paid 6 cents
Teachers and officers - 5
No. of visitors - 2
Total - 30
Questions were asked by the school and closed by reading the closing services. School dismissed till following Sab. at 9 .
Minnie Batchelor, Acting Sec.

December 6, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. was opened by sing and reading opening exercises and prayer by Bro. Ballard then report of last Sab. which was adopted as read then scripture lesson read found in Ezek. 14-1-9 v. Teachers took charge of lessons and instructed then in the lesson of the day titled "Solomon's Sin".
Report of classes
No. in primary and juvenile classes - 12
No. in female class - 6
No. in 1st male class - 5 paid 7 cents
No. in 2nd male class - 9 paid 6 cents
No. in Bible class - 5
No. of visitors - 4
Teachers and officers - 8
Total - 48
Announcements were made by Assist. Supt. and reading closing remarks. School closed till the following Sab. at 9 a.m.
Effie Simmons

December 13, 1896
S.S. was opened by sing and reading lesson of the day in concert followed with prayer by Assist. Supt then reading report of previous Sab. and objected to and reading 26 Psalm for lesson. Teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in lesson of the day titled "Caution against Intemperance"
Report of classes
No. in Bible class - 4
No. in 1st male class - 2
No. in 2nd male class - 8 paid 13 cents
No. in female class - 7
No. in juvenile and primary classes - 15
No. of visitors pres. - 2
Teachers and officers - 2
Total - 46
Then asking questions by Assist. Supt. and announcements and sing lesson hymn. School closed till the following Sab. at 9 a.m.
Effie Simmons

December 20, 1896
S.S. was opened by sing and reading opening services and followed by prayer by Bro. Chestnut. Singing and reading report of last Sabbeth then scripture lesson read found in 2 Luke 2 then teachers took charge of classes and instructed them in the lesson of the day titled "Birth of Christ"/
Report of classes as follows
No. in Bible class - 6
No. in 1st male class - 4
No. in 2nd male class - 7 paid 8 cents
No. in female class - 9
No. in primary class - 7
No. in juvenile class - 4
No. of visitors - 4
Teachers and officers - 7
Total - 48
Questions were asked by school then announcements were made. School closed by reading closing services and adjourned till following Sabbeth at 9 .
Minnie Batchelor
Acting Sec.

December 27, 1896
Union Chapel S.S. met this morning and was opened by sing and prayer led by Assist. Supt then reading report of last Sab. And approved as read then reading scripture lesson found in Daniel 28 Chap. Teachers took charge of classes.
Report of classes
No. in Bible class - 5
No. in 1st male class - 6
No. in 2nd male class - 9 paid 2 cents
No. in female class - 8
No. in juvenile and primary classes - 16
No. of visitors - 4
Teachers and officers pres. - 8
Total - 56
The school has reorganized, it was agreed to vote by ballot. Albert Simmons was elected Supt. Dan Batchelor Assist. Supt. Paul Ballard Secretary, Minnie Batchelor, Treasurer.
Then sing lesson hymn, adjournment till next Sab. At 9 a.m.

Appointment of teachers
Bro. Burch - Teacher for Bible class
Bro. Chestnut - teacher of 1st male class
Bro. Jno. Ballard - teacher of 2nd male class
Bro. Dan Batchelor - teacher of female class
Sister Sarah Simmons - teacher of juvenile class
Sister Laura Morrison - teacher of primary class
Effie Simmons, Secy.