Contributed by rkohler3 on 9/11/10 - Image Year: 1925
ELMER RITZMAN was the oldest of four children of William Percival and Carrie Alice (Wise) Ritzman. He was born September 5, 1888 in Turbett Township and died in May of 1971. His siblings were Jessie Wise Ritzman, Joshua "Josh" Lloyd Ritzman and Walter Book Ritzman.
He was a Methodist minister with congregations in Enola and Clearfield, PA. He was an avid collector of early iron farm implements and publisher of "The Iron-Men Album" Magazine. During his lifetime his collection was exhibited at the Juniata County Fair.