HOME TOWN NEWS 1980

January 1980 - Front Cover: Photo: Ice on Neuman Dock. Page 1 and 2: Spot light on People: Art McKillips. His statue cast a tall shadow by Carol Elfers. Fisherman, Baseball, Ice Fishing. Photo: Art McKillips. Photo: Bill Schlumbohm, Robert Schumbohm. You Can Take the Boy Away from the Island But You can’t take the Island out of the Boy by Carol Vogler Elfers. Bill Schlumbohm, Robert Schlumbohm, Catherine Sophia Thelma, Kosters Dock, John Christopher Fred Schlumbohm, Old German Reform Church, Alfred Schlumbohm, Quarry, Home Coming. Our Readers Write: Jack Evans. Engagement: Christine Mary Wilken, Allan R Mielke, Carl A Wilken. Page 5: Mayor Mike McCune wants Kelleys made Hunting Area. Photo: Mike McCune. Page 6: Lawsuit: William E Minshall, Frances Minshall, Peter Minshall, Werner Minshall, Kellstone, Inc., Quarry. Obituaries: Catherine Schardt, Anita Golive, Kathryn Donaldson, Elise Marie Schardt, Laura, Beth Gordon. Richard Ehrbar, Florence McKillips, Richard Ehrbar, Corrine Miller, Kathy McKillips, Del Ehrbar, Marie Duigan. Walter Raum, Ethel Bond Raum, Walter F Raum, Richard L Raum. Bertha Seward, Rosetta Navorska. Evelyn Parks, Frank Parks.
       Page 8: Fisherman: Jay Norris, Carl Seeholzer. Photos: Sturgeon, Alfred McKillips, Albert Kugler, Sylvester Dwelle. Hops Perruchon, Trap Nets, North Dock. Art McKillips, Pit Kekelik, fishing boat. Page 10: A Time to Reflect by Dick Schnittker - William Milton Schnittker, August Schnittker, Emilie Schnittker, Quarry, Grape picking, Fishing, Hank Schlesselman, U.S. Mail, Postmaster, Max Schnittker, Bob Schnittker, Viva R Schnittker, William Schnittker Jr., Richard D Schnittker, Lyle G. Schnittker. Page 10: Kelleys Islander Engine Overhauled: Neuman Boat Line, John Neuman. Photo: Kelleys Islander Engine. Page 11: Land Transfer: Clifford Corbett, Cora Corbett, Joseph M Steinert, Reta Gales AKA Reta Roberts, Harry Willis, Sally Willis, William Peters, Melba Peters. Birthdays: Kathryn Hamilton, Jessie Dwelle Strack, Karl Beatty, Ruth Beatty, Verber, Anna Chervany Pohorence, Nancy Ward Richie, Don Erne, Jean Dwelle, Toby Zettler, Nora Zettler, June Hood Navorska, Andrea Franketti Fuller, Roger Kurtz, Julie Martin Kennedy, Adam Elfers, Erin Elfers, Bob Schwartz, Nick Bianchi. Page 13: Community Comments by Coradine Myers - Bea Matso,  Russell Matso, Ronnie Myers, Helen Marchky, Hire the Handicapped, The Lodge, Ethel Fox, Ceramic Class, Martha Onders, Bernice Twilliger, Mary Schock, Zion Ladies Christmas Party, Mary Augusta McKillips, Village Christmas Pot Luck, Dave Phinney, Sharon Bianchi, VFW, Robert Erne, Eleanor Franketti, Ted Blatt, Norma Blatt McKillips, Carol Elfers, Mary Walton, Zion Methodist Christmas Program, Ethel Raum, Wally Raum, Evelyn Parks, Frank Parks, Geraldine Betzenheimer, Lisa Matso, Kim Watkins, Pam Haig, Rev. Warren Walton, Christmas. Advertisements: The Casino, Firemen’s Ball, M.P. McCune Realty, The Interested Citizens of Kelleys Island, Hacker’s Wagon Wheel.


February 1980 - Cover - Valentine Greeting. Photo: Bernadette Erne, Andrew Erne. Page 1 - Spotlight on People: Geraldine Erne Betzenheimer, Riedy, Erne, Postmaster, Brown’s Store, Martin’s Bar, Pargney McCune, Lawrence Betzenheimer, Fritz Martin, St Michael’s Church, Pam Betzenheimer, Norbie McKillips, Roy Erne, Paul Riedy, Henry Riedy, Alphonse Erne. Photo: Geraldine Betzenheimer. Page 2 - New Years Eve Party: Russ Matso, Bea Matso, Matso’s Lodge, VFW, Sharon Bianchi, Nick Bianchi, Jim Seeholzer, Pat Seeholzer, Debby Seeholzer Phillips, Gary Phillips, Jim Seeholzer, Jude Everette, Kurt Boker, Ron Beatty, Tim Ahner, Mike Phinney, Dave Phinney, Lillian Phinney, Kim Watkins, Rob Watkins, Donna Farmer, Frank Pohorence, Laura Jean Pohorence, LuAnn Pohorence, Bernice Terwilliger, Jim Terwilliger, Martha Onders, Joe Onders, Bud Yoccovits, Hank Knapp, Bob Swindell, Roy Fox, Ethel Fox, John Kennedy, Julie Kennedy, Chris Seeholzer, Mike Seeholzer, Fireman’s Ball. Page 3 - Photo: Andy Erne, Detsy Erne with family at Christmas. Page 4 - Obituaries: Leonard E Neuman, Neuman Boat Line, Betty Smith Neuman, Leonard Neuman Jr., Timothy Neuman, David Neuman, Susan Neuman Sonte, Donna Neuman, Irene Beckwith, Marian Didelieus, Harold Neuman, John Neuman, Charlotte Heinsen Neuman. Kathryn Hamilton, Frank E Hamilton, Wanda Heim. St. Mary’s Winning Team: Phil Bickley, Lyle Bickley, Jerry Beatty Bickley, Daryl Feyedelem, Larry Feyedelem, Connie Volz Feyedelem, Martin Sennish, Larry Sennish, Matt Dick, Ila Beatty Dick, Tim Gibson, Marilyn Martin Gray, Jim Cairelli, Sandra Elfers Cairelli. Page 6 - Kelleys Mansion to become Motel: Bill Lemley, Datus Kelley, Dominican nuns. Do You Remember: Herbie Prignitz, Blacksmith Shop, Frankie Pohorence club House, Erie Isle, Chippewa, North Dump, Fred Short, Grandma Michaels, Schardt Hotel, Ward’s Dock, Old stone Dock, West Bay, Carpenters, Steamboat, Kosters, Ell, German Reform, German Evangelical, First Congregational, St Michel’s, Russian Orthodox. Page 7 - Ringing in the New Year: Photos: Sharon Bianchi, Kim Watkins, Donna Farmer, Debbie Seeholzer, Rob Watkins, Jude Everett, Dave Phinney, Frank Pohorence, Dick Sennish, Bernice Terwilliger, Ethel Fox.
     Page 9 - Where are they now: Andrew Erne, Bernadette “Detsy”  Bauman Erne, Commercial fishing, Erne’s Trucking, Joanie Erne, Jane Erne, BeAnn Erne, Tom Erne, Jack Erne, Bill Erne. Page 10 - Father of Youth files suit: EHOVE, Kelleys Island Village, Martin K Carroll, tram, James H Carroll, Brian Feyedelem, Dean Sheldon Jr. Page 11 - Letters to the Editor: Ted Blatt, Art McKillips, Bill Schnittker, Jay Norris, Ollie Schlesselman, Bud Perkinson, Nuts Durkett, Jug Mazur, Cappy Erne, Bud Erne, Frank Volz, Robert Schlumbohm, Dick Schnittker, Max Schnittker, Wallands, Volta, Denny Kurtz, Rodger “Ike” Kurtz, Dutch Elfers, Rose Whisman, Ewell Whisman, Fred Bauman, Quentin Heckel, Laird Holbrook, Alfred Moysey, John Semanson, Nick Sennish, Albert S Washio, Walter Washio. Page 12 - Community Comments by Coradine Myers - Pat Hibb, Charlie Hibb, Ann Sennish, Sharon Bianchi,, Julie Kennedy, Al Rumel, Frank Primosch, John Liwosz Jr., Geraldine Betzenheimer Grace Corso, Eileen Martin, Carol Elfers, Lee Myers, Florence Chittenden, Matso’s, Helen Marchky, Jeff Conklin, Frank Kleines, Tammy Kleines, Hank Knapp, Jim Terwilliger, Bernice Terwilliger, Donna Farmer, Ethel Fox, Laura Jean Pohorence, Bud Yoscovits, Molly Yoscovits, Fredalina Voltz, Robert Erne, Earl Ryan, Kathryn Hamilton, Neuman Boat Line, Rosetta Navorska, Toby Zettler, Nora Zettler, Fireman’s Ball. Back Cover - 51 Days to the Ferry Runs. Advertisement: Dirty Don’s Casino.


March 1980 - – Cover - Photo: Superteam, Philip Rusworm, Elko Sennish, Pat Murphy, Alfred Moysey, Roland Brown, Elmer Maag, Irving Morris, Lee Brown, Leonard Roswurm, Ralph Heckle, Allie McKillips, Eldon Roswurm. Page 2 - Where are they Now: Herman Schardt, Quarry, Sonny Elfers, Lay Brothers, Commercial Fishing, Carpenters Point, Ice, Hans Ranft. Land Transfers: Frank Volz, Fredalene Voltz, Arthur Watkins, Frances Watkins, Gertrude E Norton, Gail Yaniga, J M Dannery, C E Moore, Charles E Wickett, James Gerry, Bert Concoran, Vincent Minotti, William Gorchester, Anthony Didonato, Albert Didonato, Clifford Corbett, Alma Corbett, Joseph Steinert, Bert Miller, William Billings, James Billings, Roger E Burens, Cathryn Herndon, Charles Martin, Jessie Martin, Robert Myers, Mary Martin, Roger F Burens, Kathryn Herndon, Sally McCune, John Kruszynski, Geraldine Kruszynski, John Mull Ziegler, Buckeye Letter Service. Page 3 – Spot Light on People: Fireman’s Ball. Photos Page 6 - Obituaries: John W Winnen, Helen McKenna Winnen, Peter Winnen Jack, Winnen. Lucia Winnen Moore, Neil Winnen, Chad Winnen, Martha Winnen Ferguson, Marian Winen Pence, Bart Winnen,  Paul Winnen, Ellen Winnen Gerrasch, Florence Winnen Campbell, Jeanne Winnen Rankin, Lillian Winnen Thrasher, Florence Block. Luther G Conrad, Doris W Fenwick Conrad., Ernest W Fenwick, Kelleys Island Lime and Transport, Estes School, Bill Conrad, Jean Conrad, Doria Ann Conrad. Birthdays: Robert Erne, Stephen Kekelik, Virginia Miller, Geraldine Betzenheimer, Roy Erne, Ruth Perruchon, Iola Riedy, Jack Sennish, George A Yaniga, Kurt Boker, Godfried Schock, Nadine Brown, Craig Brown, Dan Brown, Howie Brown II, Art Lange, Bertha Heckel, William McKillips, Shirley Woell, Eleanor Liwosz, Mire Horsberg, Tootie Elfers, Walter Elfers. Page 7 - Ice Fishing , It’s A compulsion by Mary Schock. Ice Fishing, Bill Schlesselman, Andy Erne, Godfried Schock, Ice Road, Funeral, Mary Augusta, Oscar “Ossie” McKillips, Howie Brown, Rosella Beatty, Masked Balls, O Hugh Lange, Ron Beatty, Larry Davis, Henry Beatty, Rosella Beatty. Page 9 - Kelleys Island Big Team. Photo: Charles Martin Sr., Jay Norris, Clarence Duigan, Alfred McKillips, George Durket, Oliver Schlesselman, Oscar McKillips, Bill Schnittker, Clayton Schlesselman, Aaron “Bud” Erne, Art McKillips, Sam Bauman, Al Riedy. Picture Show Bleacher, 1934ish, Puy-In-Bay. Inter-Island baseball. Page 11 - Engagement: Bickley/Jenney, Herbert Bickley, Cynthia Anne Bickley, Douglas Joseph Jenney.
       Page 12 - Letters to the Editor: Art McKillips, Father Haley, Chickens, Mrs Michaels, Bill Schnittker, Rueben Becker, Capt Frank Hamilton, grape picking, Suhr, Easter egg hunt, Elsie Becker, Lange, Maria Barnhope, Frederick Rohrs, Elizabeth Rohrs Lange, Wilhelm Schlesselman, Carl Schlesselman, Albert Schlesselman, Maria Schlesselman, Henry Schlesselman, Carol Schlesselman, German Reform Church, O Hugh Lange, Mr Hummel, Bob Moysey, Mrs Kempfe, Bessie Dainty, Dew Drop Inn, Lake side III, Jean Conrad, Kelleys Island Mansion, circular staircase, Fredrena Kelley Hamilton, Frank E Hamilton, George Cleary, Jeanette Cleary, Richard C “Dick” Ehrbar, Del Ehrbar, Islander !, Francis Williams. Roger “Ike” Kurtz, The Red Wings, Mazurs, Toughie Erne, Vicky McKillips, Peachy McKillips, Junior Bickley, Voltz twins, Junior Millie, Perruchon, Betzenheimer, Don Lange, Baseball, Liz Martin, Charlie Martin, Page 15 - Annual Fireman’s Ball Another Gala Success say Islanders and visitors by Carol Vogler Elfers. Airport, Ice Road, Russ Matso, Dick Sennish, Bea Matso, Casino. Page 16 - Community Comments by Coradine Myers - Love and the way we live: Fireman’s ball, Sally Willis, Virginia Kilko,Evelyn Parks, Pat Hibbs, Charlie Hibbs, Ben Elfers, Carol Elfers, Jean Dwelle, Dick Sennish, Helen Winnen. Airport, Jack Winnen, Jessie Martin, Jake Martin, Jim Bugle, Vange Bugle, Earl Bowman, Bud Smallbrook, Bert Miller, Coke Miller, Wayne Finger, Dawn Kekelik, John Beck, Eileen Anderson, Kaempfe allotment, Theo Clark, Don Williams, Frank Kleenex, George Kleenex, Big Ben, Mary Walton, Rev Walton, Chuck hacker, Diane Hacker, Wagon Wheel, Bill Myers, Lee Myers, Chad Myers. By the Way - Did you ever see: Francis Betzenheimer, Earl Daving, Lloyd Marchky, Jean Dwelle, Jerry Boric, Mark Schodowski, Jessie Martin, Donna Farmer, Carol Elfers, Jake Martin, Florence Chittendon, Pat Seeholzer, Virginia Neuman, Martha Onders, Ethel Fox, Jack Sennish, Ben Elfers, O Hugh Lange, Bud Yoscovits, Bob Erne, Lee Myers, Laura Jean Pohorence, Frank Pohorence, Jim Terwilliger, Bernice Terwilliger, Caroline DeBoard, Richard DeBoard, Bob Grubb, Millie Grubb, Marge Newcomb, Paul Cropper, Anthony Kuchar, Jean Lichtenberg, John Liwosz, Linda Vogler McCall, Al Rumel, Marge Rumel, Sticklorath, Jerry Taylor, Caroline Taylor. Advertisements: Neuman Boat Line, Dirty Don’s Casino, Boat For Sale, M P McCune Realty, Hacker’s Wagon Wheel, St Michael’s Church Bazaar.


April 1980 - Just A Little Off The Top: Barber, Jay Norris, Paul Perruchon, Orville Lange, Eleanor Harris, Bucky Harris. Photos: Paul Perruchon cutting Jay Norris hair, Eleanor and Bucky Harris dancing. Letters: Jane Bartel, Warren Bartel, Oliver Maag, Janet Maag, William Maag, Minnie Schnittker, Jean Dwelle, Kerry Calhoun, Caroline Taylor, Mary Agusta McKillips, Walter “Sonny” Elfers, Art McKillips, Paul T. Bauman, Jean Lichtenberg, Virginia Lange Keefer, Martha Onders, Joe Onders, Theo Clark, Mrs. Franklin Clark, Margaret Perkinson.
     Grandmas Story For Phanie: Theophania Huntington by Emeline Kelley Huntington. Datus Kelley, Theophania Huntington. Land Transfers: J. Adams, Findt, Johscon, Burgner. Newly Weds to live in Bay Village: Kendall Brown, Linda Schreiber, Howard Brown, Nadine Brown, Dan Brown, Craig Brown, Charles Schreiber, Mrs Hartman Kerschner. Advertisements: M. P. McCune Realty, Hacker’s Wagon Wheel, James Lawn Service, Rob Watkins, Laurie House Cleaning, Dirty Don’s Casino, The Fish Net.
      Obituaries: Karl Miller, Virginia Lincoln, Evangeline Collins, Richard Palazza, Robert Palazza, Nancy Bugel palazzo, Joann Palazza, Athaliane Pallazza, Pasquale Palazza, John Bugel, Gertrude Bugel. Letters: Dave Fuller, Jeanette Koscho, Paul Bauman, Paul Perruchon, Johnny Perruchon, Rose Perruchon, Phyllis Perruchon, Pauline Perruchon, Patty Ann Perruchon, Max Perruchon, Godfrey Schock. Mary Schock. Community Comments by Coraline Myers: Timothy House, Carol Elfers, Ronnie Myers, Mateo’s, Russell Matso, Be a Matso, Connie Matso, Ellies Hughes, Meda Brown, Virginia Miller, Carl Miller, Bob Palazzo, Jim Bugel, Nancy Palazzo, Richard Palazzo, Gerty Bugel, Barney Bugel, Godfried Schock, Pat Seeholzer, Laurie James, Steve James, Clayton Hughes, Carl Miller, Ruth Schnittker, Bob Schnittker, Ted Blatt, Al Rumel, John Liwosz, Mrs Gorski, Cleone Bloom, Leanne Hacker, Rosetta Navorska, Molly Yoscovitz, Bud Yoscovitz, George Yoscovitz, “Cap” Erne. Back Cover: Joe Doleful, Mary McKillips, Jeanette Kuchar, Eddie Kuchar.


May 1980 - The Grape Harvest on Kelleys Island. Photo: Bill Blatt, Norma Blatt, Pauline Blatt, Grandma Michaels, Irene Carcas, Rev Ziegler, William McKillips, Norma McKillips. Page 1 and 2 - The Strange Saga of Emeline Kelley Huntington: Loretta Wood, Governor Wood, Judge Wood, Judge Coe, dance, early life, Addison Kelley. Page 3 - Those Adventure Loving Islanders and their Flying Machines: William “Boy” McKillips, Waco, mail, freight, Winnen Cottage, airport, Hirschberger, Parker Brothers, Griffing Flying Service, Logan Bickley, Steven Feyedelem, William McKillips, Norma Blatt McKillips, Commercial fishing, Lay Brothers, Shirley McKillips Woell, Harry Griffing, Ned Haig, Bob Overcasher, Bob Schnittker, Ben Elfers, Sonny Elfers, Wally Elfers, Warren Elfers, Kenny Haig, Dr Heinz Boker, Jake Martin, Sue Griffing, flying, Bill Hinde, Ralph Dietrich, Sky Tours, Tin Goose, Harriet Martin, Tom Griffing, Melody Griffing. Birthdays: Tom Sayler, Joe LaLond, Lydia Bechtel. Charlie Pascoe, Norma Blatt McKillips, Eila Davis Russell, Ben Elfers, Eric Elfers, June Navorska, Ruth Lange Schnittker. Anniversary: Geoge Yoscoits. Page 6, 7 and 8 - Who Says Teenagers are Trouble?: Margaret Kuchar, Jeanette Kuchar, Fran Kuchar, Ed Kuchar. Letters to the Editor - Millie Grubb, Bob Grubb, Eileen Anderson, Kristen Elizabeth Grubb, Tony Kuchar, Mary Schock, Detsy Erne, Andy Erne, Catherine McManamon, Enis Connone, Al Connone, Ben Elfers, John Perkinson, Michael Sabo, Albert Rudolph, Estes School, St. Michael’s Church, Ann Kekelik, George Kekelik, George Sabo, Jim Erne, Bob Schnittker, Ollie Schesselman, baseball, Roland Brown, Ted Blatt, Rodger “Ike” Kurtz, Robert Erne.
     Page 9 and 10 - Easter Egg Hunt by Carol Elfers: Griffing Flying Service, Neuman Boat Line, Matso’s, Wayne Finger, VFW, Frank Pohorence, Helen Marchky, John Staires, Dick Sennish, Mary Ellen Huntley, Easter bunny, Jude Everett, Pat Haig, Julie Kennedy, Sharon Bianchi. Photos: Jim Kennedy, Jude Everett, Peggy Bianchi. Michelle Coleman, Amy Coleman. David Stare, Brandt Walton, Tom Taylor, Terri Bianchi, Pam Haig, Robin Watkins, silver dollar winners. Page 12 - Obituaries: Joseph Adams, Anthony Adams, Frank Adams, Mary Vogler, Anna Klostermeyer, Lillian Petrick, Charles Adams, Edward Adams, James Adams, Pancho. Photo: Joseph Adams. Page 13, 14 and 15 - Community Comments by Coradine Myers - Bill Myers, Zion Methodist Church, Sunrise service, St Michael’s Church, Sedar, St Patrick’s Day, VFW, Laurie James, Steve James, Donna Farmer, Martha Onders, Bernice Terwilliger, Burt Miller, Coke, Wayne Finger, Jim Bugel, Vange Bugel, Elmer Craft, Rosie Craft, Lee Myers, Hank Knapp, Bud Yoscovits, Ronnie Myers, Kurt Boker, Del Ehrbar, Jerry Taylor, Caroline Taylor, ToeHold, Teresa Trumpower, Mary Lesczynski, Walter Lesczynski, Rosetta Navorska, Chickens,, Debby Blatt, Pam Haig, Paula Haig, Bea Matso, Keith Haig. Back Cover: And the winner is: Al Rumel, Ted Blatt. ferry. Advertisements: The Fish Net, Hacker’s Wagon Wheel, M P McCune Realty, Dirty Don’s Casino. The Village Pump.


June 1980 - – Cover - Photo: Deb Blatt, Keith Haig, wedding. Page 1 - No kid Stuff: Emeline Kelley Huntington, early Island life. Page 3 - Love Island Style: Keith Haig, Deb Blatt, wedding. Photos: Ted Blatt, Bonnie Blatt. Pam Haig, Howard Brown III. William McKillips, Cecil Marchky, Peggy Martin, John Liwosz, Marshall Bokerman, Robert Baum. Page 6 - Wedding Celebration brings Islanders together for a good time: Keith Haig, Deb Blatt, Wedding Photos: Jake Martin, Bob Schnittker, Joe Onders. Theresa Busci, Page 7 - Congratulations Graduate: Paul Matso, EHOVE, Estes School, Bea Matso, Russ Matso, Joe Matso. Matso’s Lodge. Photo: Paul Matso. Page 8 - Kelleys Island Graduating Class of 1968: Photo: Laurie Riedy, Lizabeth Martin, Lenore Knapp, Jim Bugel. Terry Sun, Norbert McKillips. VFW, Chicken Barbecue, Clambake, Joe Onders, Commander, Bingo. Page 9 - Going, Going, Gone: Estes School, Mr. Downing, Twyla Hartley, Miss Hope, Mr. Nieman, Mr. Hinek, Mary Marchky,  dramatic club, Frank Hamilton. Photo: Kelleys Island Graduating Class of 1934, Helen Mervo, Lydia Dwelle, Eileen Murphy, Mary Perruchon, Evangeline Bonchi, Gene Haas, Don Lange, Raymond Feyedelem, Mike Semanition, Stanley Duignan, Mary Ellen Bauman. Page 12 - Super Sounds: Casino, Andy Winkler and the Orange River Band. Page 13 - Letters to the Editor: West Bay Dock, German Reform Church, Dorothy Jean Hummel Schlesselman, Pixie Schwartz, Norie Mielke, Bob Mielke, Don Beatty, Mary Ellen Beatty, Helen Winnen, Theresa Frobieter, Harriet Milkove, F W Pape, Kevin Pape,  Miller Boat Line, William Market, Mil Smallbrook, Bud Smallbrook, Jack Evans. Ben Elfers, Judith Schlesselman Bidila, J V Gerry, Bowman, Harold Whitacre, Joe Franjech, Anne Franjech, Kaempfe Allotment, Wesley Nimon, Ed Kuchar, Fran Kuchar. Page 16 - Community Comments by Coradine Myers: Jake Martin, Jessie Martin, Betty Ryan, Dawn Kekelik, Ruth Perruchon, Theo Clark, Franklin Clark, Elmer Craft, Jim Russell, Eila Russell, Neuman Boat Line, Freight, Father Sherbo, St Michael’s Catholic Church, Joe Onders, Coral Myers, Bill Myers, Marge Rumel, Al Rumel, Ellis Hughes, Eileen Martin, The Old Nest, Rosetta Navorska, Vange Bugel, Jim Bugle, Mary Augusta McKillips, Florence McKillips, Zion United Methodist Church, Women of Zion, Johnny Beck, Earl Bowman, Betty Bowman, Walter Elfers, Tootie Elfers, Leslie McCall, Linda Vogler McCall. Ben Elfers. Back Cover - One of a Kind: The Fish Net, Sharon Bianchi, Pat Seeholzer, Kim Watkins, Julie Kennedy.


July 1980 - Cover - Photo: 1930 picture of the Lodge, Page 1 - EmeIine Kelley Huntington. Page 3 - Homecoming. Kelleys Island Business People’s Association, Fun Finders. Page 4 - Photo: Pat Gruly, Waitstaff. Page 5 - Have a Drink with Windy-Kamp Kellile, Christmas in July, Admirals, Lou Gigliotta. Photo: Windy. Page 6 - Letters to the Editor: Eddie Ryan, Dotty Ryan, Sam Bauman, Kay Bauman, Don Lange, Frank Brown, Bill Brown, Frank Hamilton, Catherine Hamilton, Viva R Schnittker, William Schnittker, Fire Department, Jim Gerry, Marge Gerry, Ruth Schnittker, Floyd Kiefer, Muriel Kiefer, Bud Spang, West End Club, A H Biehl, Navorska Trailer Park, Frank Primosch, Frances Primosch, Paul Matso, Jim Bugel, Norbert McKillips, Helen Mervo Dietrich. Page 7 - Come and Celebrate our Anniversary John Hoare 50th. Photos: Mr and Mrs Johnny Hoare, Jane Bartel, Laverne Ehrbar, Tom, Del Ehrbar, Eileen Anderson, Johnny Beck, Mrs Al Connone, Hoare Family, Millie Smallbrook, Al Carroll, Edna Carroll, Roger Carroll. Page 9 - Photo: Ned Darby, Pete Guyer, new owners of Popeye Marine. Page 12 - Community Comments by Coradine Myers: Lee Brown, Funeral, Carl Schock, Godfried Schock, John Hoare, Paul Matso, graduation, VFW, Potluck, Laurie James, Steve James, Lee Myers, Ronnie Myers, The Island House, Bud Yoscovits, Ellis Hughes, Bucky Harris, Roy Erne, Del McCune, Michell Finger, Laverne Ehrbar, Edna Carroll, Ceramic Club. Back Cover - Youngest Business On the Island: Christopher Finger, Dog House, The Village Pump, Wayne Finger. Photo: Christopher Finger by his Dog House. Advertisements: Dirty’ Dons Casino, The Village Pump, Marine Grill an Motel, Hacker’s Wagon Wheel,  M P McCune Realty, Miielke Furniture Repair, Lot For Sale.


August 1980 - Cover - Photo: Frank Pohorence, Island Market. Harold Neuman. Page 1 - Emeline Kelley Huntington. Page 3 - Photo: George Coffman. Music at Matso’s Lodge. Anniversary: Mary Schock, Godfried Schock, Carl Frindt, Ed Frindt, Andy Kalasky, Vera Kalasky, Austin Beihl. Page 4 - Homecoming. Thank You: Logan Bickley,  Joan Liwosz Bickley, Herbert Bickley, Elizabeth Feyedelem, Linda McCall, Carol Elfers, Kelleys Island Business People’s Association, Fun Finders. Photo: Logan Bickley, Linda Vogler McCall. Page 5 - Post Scripts: Eddie Ryan, Mrs. Haas, Sam Bauman, Don Lange, Gini Keefer, Hazel M Trott, Kay Haas Haubert. Page 6 - Photo: Jessie Martin-Author, A History and Some Tales of Kelleys Island, Teacher. Richard “Windy” Wingate, Beth Maze. Windy dressed as Santa. Page 7 - Village Council: Jim Bugel, Mary Schock, Norm Crabtree, Kenny Haig, Kenneth Polta, Fire, John Kilko, Airport, Land fill, Mike McCune,  Steve James, Audie Kalhoon, Frank Parks, John Kennedy, Brooks Jones, Wayne Finger, John Bailey, Don Stinger, Joseph Franjesh. Birthday: Eila Caroline Davis Russell, Del Ehrbar, ben Elfers, Jack Evans, Eric Elfers, Jean Haslinger, Ruth Lange Schnittker, Rev Warren Walton, Amanda Elfers, Ed Findt, Dick Kadlec, Eila Caroline Russell Taylor, O Hugh Lange, Rosetta Navorska, Sharon Bianchi, Elko M Sennish, James Russell, Al Carroll, Nancy Kelley, Paul Hazlinger, Eleanor Harris.
      Page 9 - Looking Back: Howard Navorska, Rosetta Novorska, pilots, Fly In. Photo: Howard Navorska, Rosetta Navorska served guest at the Fly Inn. Page 11 - Solar Heat comes to the Island: Frank E Rom, Division Street, Estes School, Rom-Aire Solar Corp, Father Ehrbar, Mary Schwede. Photo: Frank E Rom. VFW Post News: Clambake, Bingo, Tea Time, Membership. Page 12 - Page 13 - Names in the News: Toby Zettler, Jody Zettler, Nora Zettler, Zettler Family Farm, Erik Zettler. Page 14 - Summer Memories of Kelleys Island by Eddie Ryan: Island Baseball Team, Charley “Red” Martin, Art McKillips, Bud Ernie, Father Frank, St. Michael’s Church, Ossie McKillips, Mary McKillips. Page 15 - Newsmakers - Photos: Edward Ryan. Ruth Schnittker, Hazel Trott, Linda Roll, Laura Roll, Brubaker, Windy’s Kamp Kellile. Page 16 - Community Comments by Coradine Myers: Homecoming, White Elephant Sale, Rev Warren Walton, Mary Walton, Al Rumel, Coralee Myers, Lou Onders, Joe Onders, Martha Onders, VFW, Larry Walland, Jake Martin, Bob Myers, Jeremy Myers, Sherry Willis. Back Cover - Brown’s General Store, Photo: Jerry Salesman, Cindy Curilla. Advertisements: Dirty Don’s Casino, Marine Grill and Motel-Photo: Bob Gruly, Hacker’s Wagon Wheel, M P McCune, Mielke Furniture Repair, Zettler Family Farm. The Village Pump.


September 1980 - Cover - Fire loss being tallied, Photos. Page 1 - Continuing Story of E Kelley Huntington: George Kelley, G C Huntington, Lovers Point, Long Point, School House at Cunningham Island( Kelleys Island), Rev. Crane, Dr. Hills, Irad Kelley, Captain Blackler, Erastus Kelley, Simon Kelley, Joseph Kelley, Elina Hamilton, Simon Kelley, Stella Kelley, Daniel Kelley, Emma Farr Kelley, Theophania Haines Kelley, Theophania Kelley. Sand Castles: Jerry Johnson, Casino. Photo: Jerry Johnson. Page 4 - Arson: The Burning Maintenance building, Storage shed. Page 5 - Post Scripts: Suzanne Milley Mellinger, Taylor’s Toehold, Russian Orthodox, Italian Village, Craft’s Cottages, Peter Milley, Mary Milley, Christmas, Josephine Bianchi, Lucas Volk, Quarry accident, Peter Semkoff, Jean Dwelle, Mary Milley Semkoff, Wedding Russian Orthodox Church, Anna Milley, Ella Milley, drowning, Andrew “Sam” Semenition (Semanson), Caroline Taylor, Jim Gerry, Margie Gerry. Page 7 - Island Council: Fire Damage, Sidewalks, Fire Department, Volk’s Walk, Water Department, Village Clerks office broken into. Lee Myers, Charles Herndon Paul Finnegan, Joe LaLond, John Kilko, Frank Parks, Charles ‘Jake’ Martin, Franklin Clark, William Udics, Ed Prusik. Page 8 - Burt Miller Enterprises Appointed Stone Sales: Wellstone. Page 9 - We come a long way… Biehl 50th Wedding Anniversary. Photos: Marian Biehl, Al Carroll, Lee Fleming, Page 11 - Island Tours and Trams : Rob Watkins, Kim Watkins, Glacial Grooves. Photo; Rob Watkins.
     Page 12 - Obituary: John Sabol, Florence Ausperk Sabol, St. Michael’s Church, Robert Sabol, Daniel John Sabol, Mary Castella, Lillian Gunics. George A Suhr, Lucy Miller Davier, George Suhr, Karoline Wolfroth Suhr, Theodore Suhr, Karoline Suhr Loroff, Gertrude Suhr Miller, William Beatty. Page 13 - Land Transfers: Edward Whelan, Susan Whelan, Elizabeth Kirk, Frank Szekely, Pat Szekely, Leonard Dalpiez, Emma Dalpiez. Page 14 - Swimming Holes by Eddie Ryan - Don Lange, Sam Bauman, Frank Brown, Gene Ryan, Warrick, Minshall, Koster’s Dock, The Cut. Page 15 - Newsmakers:  Baseball, Village Pump, Patio, Cooties, Windys. Photos: Ron Gibas, Frank Baker, Brian Feyedelem, Kevin Greeny, Mike Schodowski, Gary ‘Herbie’ Phillips, Mike Stralnik, John Kennedy, Sam Deangelis, Mark Schodowski, Joel Feyedelem, T J Grahl, Rick Quinn, Mike Seeholzer. Toni Longbreak, Tom Kaminsky, Charlie Young, Bill Orshoski. Mark A Ferrell, Jerry Bloir, Owen Ball, Bill Welliver, Gene Thomas, Fred Kauffman, Phil Brusker, Ervin Rothenbuler, Ray Juvancic, Bill Brice, Walter Morosko, Richard Windgate. Page 17 - Community Comments by Coradine Myers. Zion United Methodist Church, Frank Pohorence, Lucille Mathews, Jay Norris, Mr. and Mrs Nimon, Helen Marchky, Ann Sennish, Frances Primosch, June Schodowski, Lee Myers, Ron Myers, Barbara Coleman, Homecoming, Marge Newcomb, Dan Ahner, Joe Jasters, Don Williams, Carol Schnittker, Bob Schnittker, Ruch Schnittker, Mary Augustus McKillips, Jean Dwelle, Fire at Village garage, Al Rumel,  Don Nowak, Donna Nowak, Casino, Wayne Finger, Michelle Finger, The Village Pump, Fresch’s Island House, Marine Grille, Bob Gruly, Pat Gruly, Tootie Elfers, Lennie Weintraub, John Kennedy, Julie Kennedy, Jeff Kennedy, Tom Lange, Demolishing of the old Hamilton House. Back Cover - Sunrise Point Efficiencies. Photo: Wally Krzynowek, Carole Krzynowek, Photo: Jack Brooks “The Magic Man”. Advertisements: Hacker’s Wagon Wheel, M.P. McCune Realty, Mielke’s Furniture Repair Shop, Dirty Don’s Casino, The Fish Net, Marine Grill,Bob Gruly, The Pump.


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November 1980 - Cover - Planning a getaway: Labor Day, The Village Pump, Tin Goose, flight. Photo: Wayne Finger, Chris Miller, David Bier, Shelley Staas, Amanda Elfers, Leslie McCall, Kevin Hickey, Eric Elfers, Brad Stass, Andy Miller, Christin Staas, Erin Elfers, Richard Paynter, Bob Miller, Christopher Finger. Page 1 - Kelleys Island Memories by Eddie Ryan: Don Lange, Gini Lange Keefer, Woody McKillips, Stella Lange, car battery, Joe Matso, Red Martin, Martin’s Bar, Charley Martin, Liz Martin, Old Nest, softball, Hamilton house, Hank Mazur, Junior Milley, Mary Milley, Gene Riedy, Nick Mazur, Herb Bickley, Eileen Martin, “Scoop” McKillips, Woody, Puddy, Ray Feyedelem, Larry Feyedelem, Gene Haas, Sam Bauman, Captain Brown, Chippewa, Jeanette Cleary, Bob Tuke, Frank Gauche, Dotty Ryan. Page 3 - Memories: Photos: Kristen Elizabeth Grubb, Bob Grubb, Kathy Grubb, Bob Grubb Milley Grubb, Southside, Francis Betzenheimer.  Wilbur Miller, Ruth Miller, Old Nest, Burt Miller.  Louise Mansell, Agnes Jean Cola, Florence Block. Page 4 - Something Old: Photo: Jim Bugel, Polly Schoewe, Chuck Ried, Dan  Brown, Ken Knapp, Billy Perruchon, Jeff Norris, Jessica Ried, Jim Kekelik. Page 5 - Letters to the Editor: Ed Ryan, Virginia Lange Kiefer, Doris Conrad, Sherman Brown, Marge Pogan, Andy Pogan, Earl E Bowman, Suzanne Milley Mellinger, Dominic Bonchi, Toe Hold, Taylors, Evangeline Bonchi, Ella Melnak, Anne Groesbeck, Dolores “Sis” Smith Forthover, Marty Forthover, William Smith, Albertina Smith, Roland Brown, mayor, Claude O Smith, Samuel Bauman homestead, Al Rumel, John Neuman, Ruth Kurcsak, Steve Kurcsak, Jerry Taylor, motorcycles, Virginia Neuman, Caroline Taylor. Page 7 - When things get though, Burt Miller digs in and get tougher by Carol Vogler Elfers: Alvie Miller, Kaemphe, pilot, Miller Brothers garage, race, speed boats, Tony Palumbo, Wilber Miller, Miller marine, “Popeyes”. Something New: extended ferry service.
       Page 9 - Photos: Burt Miller, race car, plane, boxing, son, grandson, Millers Brother garage. Page 11 - From this, to that: Peter Capiccioni, Anthony Bochi, plane crash, WWII, Ortaloni, Jerry Taylor, quarry. Photos: Pete Capoccioni, Anthony Bonchi.  Pete Capoccioni, Toni Capoccioni, Homecoming. Page 12 - Obituaries: Mary “Tootie” Elfers, St Michaels Catholic Church, Walter Elfers, Rosemarie C Elfers, Dorothy Jean Elfers Larson, Robert Larson, John Elfers Kreimes, Robert Kreimes, Sandra Elfers Cairelli, James Carielli, Walter M Elfers, Warren F Elfers, T Michael Elfers, Benjamin H Elfers, Robert E Elfers, Harriet Martin, Eileen Martin, Catherine Elfers Bickley, Logan Bickley, Frederick Martin, Amanda Erne Martin, Howard Martin, Emmett Martin, Charles Martin, Alfie Martin. Anna Chervany  Pohorence, St Michael’s Catholic Church, Frankline Pohorence, Josephine Pohorence Krizek, Florence Pohorence Chittenden, Andrew Chervany, Joseph Chervany, Mary Chervany Priest, Joseph A Pohorence, Peter Chervany, Michael Chervany. Leslie Dwelle, Richard Dwelle, Mary E Dwelle Scott, Lois Dwelle Herron, Harold Dwelle, Helen Doerfel Dwelle. Page 13 - Birthdays: Renetta Erne Matso, Sue Griffing, Roger F Kurtz, Karl Beatty, Mary Navorska Lesczynski, Howard Novorska II, Marty Forthover, Tom Erne, Evangeline Bonchi, Amanda Erne Farkas, Pam Betzenheimer, Norbert McKillips, Bill Erne, Chardy Evans, Mary Schock, Adele Maiani, Jessie Dwelle Strack, Carl Swanson, Claudia Richard Matso, Ida Michaelis, William McKillips, Lizabeth Martin Fresch, Ruth Beatty Blatt Verber,  Joyce Erne, Karen Ghoaziou, Bob Baum, Michael Neuman, Gary Dye, Jim Erne, Eileen Anderson, John Hoare, Jayne Baum, Elmira R Lucke, Robert Ernie, Andrea Franketti Fuller, Julie Martin Kennedy, Mary Rosetta Novorska II, Nancy Ward Richie. Advertisements: Hacker’s Wagon Wheel, M P McCune Realty, Alvin Vaith Erie County Commissioner. Page 14 - Photo: Pat Gruly in front of the Marine Grill. Page 15 - The Transient Camp and the Big Storm by Alice H Williams: 1930, depression, Camp Patmos, sorry damage, Hazel Hamilton, Long Point, Table Rock, mail, plane, Chippewa, Frances Williams, Bill Schnittker, postmaster. Land Transfer: John Betzenheimer, Robert Burre, Margaret Naylor, Robert  A Richardson, Mary C Howe, Mary Anne Norrocky Lenhart, Vera Baka. Page 16 - Community Comments by Coradine Myers: Roy Fox Ethel Fox, pot luck, bridge club, Edna Carroll, Media Brown, Zion Methodist Church, Ellies Hughes, Bob Schwartz, Marie Feyedelem St Julian, Lee Myers, “Silly” the goose, Island Market, Laura Jean Pohorence, Mrs Larson, Dr Larson, The Kelleys Island Historical Association, officers, Jesse Martin, Helen Marchky, Lucille Mathews, Lydia Bechtel, Carol Vogler Elfers, Mary Williams, Anna Pohorence, Florence Pohorence Chittenden, Frank Pohorence, Laura Jean Seeholzer Pohorence, Mary “Tootie Elfers, Harriet Martin, Eileen Martin, Kathyn Martin, Joan “Tony” Kreimes, Vi Haig, funeral, Walter “Sonny” Elfers, Michele Paynter, Marge Rumel, Al Rumel, Rev Warren Walton, altar cloth. Page 18 - Advertisements: Dirty Don’s Casino, The Village Pump, Marine Grill and Motel. Page 19 - Max Perruchon, handlebar mustache,  Paul Perruchon, Ann Perruchon, acrobatic maneuvers, greased pole, circus, Mary Perruchon Schock, Paul ‘the barber” Perruchon. Photo: Max Perruchon.


December 1980 - Cover: The Children of Kelleys Isle by Arnold F Elfers, Photo: Jim McKillips, Allie McKillips. Page 1: Summer Memories of Kelleys Island By Eddie Ryan - Hugo “Hooks” Seeholzer, Jim Seeholzer, Emma Jean Seeholzer Matso, Georgie “Nuts” Durkett, Lynn “ Butch” Brown, Joe “Joe the Barb” Matso, Peaches McKillips, Hickey Clayton, “Uncle Gus” Held, West End Club, Martin’s Bar. Pete” Airdale” Burkett, Tennis Court, Del Ehrbar, Don Lange, Gini Lange, Bill Pape, Joe Nader, Selma Lange Lattif, Jake Lattif, Tommy Lange, Elda Irishman, Meat Market, Pep, Hennie Beatty, Rosella Beatty, St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Sonny Elfers, Ben Elfers, Tootie Elfers, Florence Pohorence, Laura Jean Pohorence. Page 2: Kayak Crazy: Charles Colahan, Virginia Sedlon. Photo: Kayak, Charles Colahan, Virginia Sedlon. Page 4: Photo: Bea Matso. Page 6: Photo: Frank Haig and Ice Shanty, Ice Fishing. Theresa Trumpower, Rosetta Navorska, Mary Navorska Leczynski, Dick Navorska, June Navorska. Page 7: Spotlight on People, Leonard Weintraub, Al Janik. Photos: Leonard Weintraub, Al Janik. Page 8: A Look Back at Our Mayor, Mike McCune. Photo: Mike McCune, Michelle McCune Finger, Del McCune, Butch. Page 9: VFW, Village Council, Al Rumel, Julie Kennedy, Extended Ferry Service Neuman Boat Line, John Neuman. Land Transfer: Andrew Kalasky Vera Kalasky, Paul Hazlinger, Gerald Whitney, Renee Whitney, Burt Miller, Robert Pfeil, George Cleary, Jeannette Cleary,  Kelleys Island South Shore Development Co. Paul Csubak,  Sophie Csubak, Leanard Dalpiaz, Emma Dalpiaz, Lawrence, Russ, Kathleen Russ, Robert Poulter, Mary Poulter, Marie Schaffter. Birthdays, Austin Biehl, Lloyd Matso, John Becks, Clayton Kyler, Joanne Hearn, Edna Volk Carroll, Toby Zettler, Geraldine Erne Betzenheimer, Thresea Trumpower, Kathy Gigilotti, Donald Erne, Michael Moluski, Jean Dwelle, Nora Zettler, Adam Elfers, Richard J Navorska, Ron Myers.
       Page 10: Pohorence/Swindell Marriage. LouAnn Pohorence, Robert E Swindle, Monta Sue Betzenheimer, Steve Swindell, Laura Jean Pohorence, Frank Pohorence, Robert Swindel. Photos: LouAnn Prohorence, Bob Swindle.  Frank Pohorence, Laura Jean Seeholzer Pohorence. Page 11: Letters To The Editor: Marge Alaburda, Joe Onders, Martha Onders,Welsley, Nimon, Al Carroll, Edna Carroll, Del Ehrbar, LaVerne Ehrbar, Donald Schlesselman, Arnold Elfers,Village Pump, Michelle Finger, Wayne Finger, Christopher Finger. Page 12: Poem: Good Things By Arnold Elfers 1913. Page 13: Community Comments by Coradine Myers - St. Michael’s Hall, Pat Seeholzer, Karen Seeholzer, Debbie Seeholzer, Karen Seeholzer, LouAnn Pohorence, Frank Pohorence, Robert Swindell, Steve Swindell, Monta Sue Betzenheimer ,Laura Jean Pohorence, Brad Pohorence, Joel Feyedelem, Jessie Martin, Lisabeth Fresch, Danielle Fresch, Dawn Kekelik, Velma Betzenheimer, Pat Seeholzer, Jim Seeholzer Jr., Florence Chittenden, Ruth Perruchon, Ron Myers, Bea Matso, Connie Matso, Hayride, Kim Watkins, Ingrid Niers, Donna Farmer, Sharon Bianchi, Pat Seeholzer, Julie Kennedy, Don Nowak, Donna Nowak, Casino, Laurie James, Steve James, Theresa Busce, Pete Nier, Popeye’s, Norbert McKillips, Kamp Kellile, L. J. Greek, Mary Schock, Al Rumel, Marge Rumel, Iola Riedy, John Beatty, Ron Myers, Edna Carroll, Al Carroll, Roger Carroll, Jessie Martin, Jake Martin, Ted Blatt, Bonnie Blatt, Charles Moore, Kit Moore, Lou Giglotti, Ruth Perruchon, Dawn Kekelik, VFW, Bud Yoscovits, Joe Onders, Martha Onders, Steve Kekelik, May Norris, John Nueman. Page 14: Obituaries: Burette Corthel, Estes School. Kathleen Feyedelem Marchky, Cecil H Marchky, Mrs. Leonard Cronkite, Maria jean Ridenbaugh, Mrs. John Kikra Jr., John Feyedelem, Ray Feyedelem, Joseph Feyedelem, Steven Feyedelem, Lawrence Feyedelem. Woman Drowns off Kelleys: Charles Herndon, Cindy Herndon. Back Cover: Photo: Basketball team of 1950, Don Bugle, Norbert McKillips, Don Ernie, Dick Sweasy, Dick Sennish, Russ Matso. Advertisements: M. P. McCune, Hacker’s Wagon Wheel, Mielke Furniture Repair Shop, Mariine Grill and Motel, Neuman Boat Line, Dirty Don’s Casino.