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1937 Rural Howard County Graduates

Chester Public School

Chester Public School Photo
Extracted from David Shedlock Postcards

HOWARD COUNTY
RURAL EIGHTH GRADE
GRADUATION
HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM
CRESCO, IOWA
Tuesday Afternoon, June 1, 1937
Two O’Clock
J. L. DAVIES
COUNTY SUPERINTENDENT
PROGRAM
Entrance March..................................Miss Florence Thomas
Invocation:..............................................Rev. L, W. Moench
Music; Rustic Dance...........................................................
Under the Double Eagle....Rhythm Band, Forest City No. 3
Florence Thomas, Teacher
Songs....................Eighth Grade Graduates of Howard County
Mrs, W. H, Mitchell, Leader
Commencement Address......Royal H. Holbrook, Cedar Rapids
Presentation of T Letters ....................Miss Zina Fessenden
Presentation of Diplomas.......................Mrs. Edward Lybbert
County Board of Education
Benediction..............................................Rev. L, W. Moench
HONOR-STUDENTS
(Highest 15% of Class listed in order of rank)
Margery Leone Stevenson..............................Forest City 5
Marjorie Alice Olson. .......................................Oak Dale 2
Evelyn Lucille Dotzlcr..............................Howard Center 1
Clara Jane Okada....................................Vernon Springs 7
Mary Daley............................................Howard Center 2
Dorothy Martin..............................................Oak Dale 2
Kathleen Johnson............................................Oak Dale 2
Doyle Shaver.......................................................Paris 2
Roger Davis ..............................................Albion Liberty
Artis Mae Baudoin..................................Vernon Springs 6
Mary Miles......................................................Saratoga 6
Lorraine J. Bakken.. ...............................Howard Center 1
Keith Johnson............................................Albion Lincoln
Ruth Ann Lickteig....................................Howard Center 2
Arlene Thelma Torkelson.........................................Paris 1
Raymond Kostohryz...................................New Oregon 10

EIGHTH GRADE GRADUATES

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CLASS OF 1937

NameTownship
Anderlik, CharleneJamestown
Anderlik, Harold C.Chester
Andersen, AudreyChester
Andersen, PatrickChester
Anderson, OriettaParis
Bakken, Lorraine J.Howard Center
Ball, GertrudeHoward
Bateman, GeraldVernon Springs
Baudoin, ArtisVernon Springs
Benda, JamesNew Oregon
Benson, BerniceHoward
Bucknell, EverettOak Dale
Buls, LydiaHoward
Daley, MaryHoward Center
Davis, RogerAlbion
Dotzler, EyelynHoward Center
Duneman, HazelNew Oregon
Enfield, MargaretJamestown
Eng, LucilleOak Dale
Eng, OlinOak Dale
Engelhardt, loneChester
Farnsworth, VivianHoward Center
Fenske, CalvinNew Oregon
Ferrie, AgnesNew Oregon
Foote, EarlHoward Center
Formanek, GeorgeParis
Groth, AlvinaSaratoga
Hall, GladyceOak Dale
Henry, GeorgettaAlbion
Hook, IreneVernon Springs
Hovey, GlenForest City
Huber, PhyllisNew Oregon
Hyke, MaryParis
Ihns, HaroldForest City
Isham, ArnoldHoward
Jarosh, LaVernHoward
Johnson, KathleenOak Dale
Johnson, KeithAlbion
Johnson, VelmaAfton
Kacer, MildredParis
Kinter, LeoChester
Kohles, StellaHoward
Kostohryz, RaymondNew Oregon
Krueger, HarryJamestown
Kuykendall, HazelJamestown
Lammers, Lee RoyParis
Lickteig, Ruth AnnHoward Center
Linkenmeyer, CalvinAfton
Loew, GertrudeJamestown
Lorry, SylviaJamestown
Malcomson, VelmaChester
Martin, DorothyOak Dale
Martinek., ClarenceNew Oregon
Maruska, KennethParis
Mauer, LeonOak Dale
Meyerhoff, RuthJamestown
Miles, MarySaratoga
Milhan, HaroldAfton
Milz, CatherineVernon Springs
Mrachek, JosephNew Oregon
Mraehek, EvelynNew Oregon
O’Brien, JamesParis
O'Brien, GervaseParis
Okada, ClaraVernon Springs
Olson, MarjorieOak Dale
Pecinovsky, GraceNew Oregon
Peters, LawrenceParis
Pint, EverettAfton
Ptacek, FrankieHoward
Regan, DonaldAfton
Roberson, RoyParis
Roethler, LucilleAfton
Rosenweig, WilliamAfton
Schmidt, PearlHoward Center
Schram, CharlesAfton
Shatek, ClarenceParis
Shaver, DoyleParis
Shimek, CarolineNew Oregon
Shimek, UrsulaSaratoga
Shock, RaymondNew Oregon
Solomon, WayneJamestown
Stevenson, MargeryForest City
Stewart, HelenOak Dale
Subra, IreneOak Dale
Svoboda, ArthurNew Oregon
Timmerman, ArthurAlbion
Torkelson, ArleneParis
Valvoda, ArthurHoward
Van Syoc, GeraldineJamestown
Vobr, LillianHoward Center
Vrba, MabelNew Oregon
Wagner, RobertAfton
Warehime, AudreySaratoga
Wendorff, AriaSaratoga
Whisler, DorothyOak Dale
Whisler, LaFonOak Dale
Wren, BertOak Dale
Young, LeonaVernon Springs
Zidlicky, ArthurChester
Zobeck, DaleSaratoga
Zotika, CeceliaParis

Class meet at Auditorium at 1:00 P. M. for Choir Practice

Source: PDF of June 1, 1937 program.
Contributed by Hank Zaletel, Librarian, Iowa DOT Library.