Today in Wheeling History: June 12--Cornerstone of St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Bridgeport, Ohio, laid (1892). Wheeling organizations that marched to the event included the Knights of St. John, the St. Alphonsus Society, the Knights of St. George, and the Ancient Order of Hiberians. (https://rb.gy/w5fbf)
Mike Minder was born and raised in Wheeling, West Virginia. He is the author of Wheeling's Gambling History to 1976.