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Circa 1940-1941

Franklin Middle School Class Circa 1940-1941

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The above photo belonged to Alice Swomley and is believed to have been taken when Alice was in 8th or 9th grade, circa 1940 or 1941. Alice is one of the girls shown in the photo, but we do not have identification for anyone else shown. Can you help us?

Franklin Middle School Class Circa 1940-1941 - Signatures

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Alice and a number of her classmates signed the back of the photo, and those names have been transcribed below:

Norma Schmatt, Ruth Taw (?Zoe), Alice E. Swomley, Chas. Rasley, Marian Taylor, Lewis Reed, Willis Sevire (or Swire?), Nancy Switzer, Sally Stamats, Elaine Zarub, Dorothy Brim, Howard Stickels, Jimmy Ream, Bill Sawage, Leona Seltrecht, Donald Wandel, Forrest Zody, Lynn Whittenbaugh, Martin Pilicer, Darleen Price, Betty Jean Vande Walker, Iona Seltrecht (pie), Bob Sheets, Pammy Shackell "Pinkie", LeEtta Schrimper (LeE), Alice E. Swomley 894, Charles L. Douglass II.

To report a transcription error or to help identify individuals in the photo please contact the Linn County Coordinator.
Contributed by Betsy Gerlach, June, 2015.

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