December 13, 1868.

September 24, 1955.

Oak Grove Cemetery, Bowling Green, Ohio.

Belle was the daughter of Edward B. Case and Helen Annibal Case, and wife of Newton Ross Harrington. A childhood accident left her lame for life, but she loved to write. She contributed to magazines such as Cosmopolitan, Ladies Home Journal, and Women’s Home Companion. In 1885 she wrote an article each week for the Toledo Blade under the name The Old Maid. She was also known as an excellent public speaker. Her works include:

  1. Beyond the Portal
  2. Heart of the Forest, The
  3. His for Service
  4. I Have Wandered, Dearest Jesus
  5. I Know He Is Near Me
  6. Keep Us Pure
  7. Life, We Hail Thee
  8. Only by Love Could He Draw Me
  9. Shine On, O Star!
  10. Standing True
  11. Sunlight of Love
  12. There’s Good in Every Creature
  13. ’Tis Not in the Glare of the Sunlight
  14. We Adore Thee, Blest Redeemer
  15. Who Turns the Whole House Upside Down
  16. With Courage Strong