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From: janice sanford <>
Subject: Re: ARNOLDS ROCKINGHAM CO VA
Date: Fri, 29 Jan 1999 08:45:12 -0800
> In a message dated 99-01-28 15:26:03 EST, you write:
> > A book, "The German Arnolds" by Lester H. Binnie was mentioned. Where can I
> > obtain a copy?
> Kay, this book is no longer available. I wrote to Lester Binnie not long
> before his death and he replied that only a relatively few copies were ever
> made and the demand was much greater than he had ever anticipated. I have a
> photocopy of the book that someone was able to find at a library but it is not
> easy to get your hands on.
> Also, in Floyd Mason's book, "The Michael Miller and Susanna
> > Bechtol Family Record", another Arnold Family researcher was mentioned,
> > Emmert
> > F. Bittinger. What is the name of his book, and where can I find it?
> Emmert Bittinger's book Allegheny Passage contains quite a bit of information
> about the Arnolds and Emmert is on this list. Not too long ago he was almost
> sold out of this book--so I can't say if he still has any copies left. A copy
> may still be available through some bookstores (it is still listed in the
> Masthof Catalog if Emmert has no more copies). I also have this book and it
> contains much valuable information on many Brethren families.
For this book, try the Kosciusko Co, IN Gen Soc.... I believe they have
the printing rights for Lester Binnie's books...
Jan SANFORD, Ft. Calhoun, NE