Santa has brought you
a special gift this morning!
Please enjoy a free eBook of "Karl Crosses the Atlantic" (written by Josiah Schmidt), a richly illustrated children's book telling the story of Georg Karl Schmidt, the first of the West Bend Schmidts to come to America in 1881.
Click here to view your free eBook! (file type: .PDF / file size: 7.32 mb)
Alternately, you may right click the above link and choose "Save As" to save the eBook to your computer.
Can't wait to see you at the reunion next year, Edith! If you see some of your cousins on the Schmidt side of the family during your Christmas gatherings this week, please take a moment to ask them to RSVP to the 2016 Reunion!
on behalf of the Schmidt Family Reunion Committee
P.S. Voting will end in just a few days for the choosing of the official Schmidt Family Crest! If you have not already, click here to cast your vote for one of the 3 finalist designs.