Souvenir- At Close of School- Douglas No. 2 -1918
GUSTAFSON, OLSON, GRAVES, MORLAN, STONEBURNER, GODFREY, HOFFMAN, MYERS
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Date: 11/15/2008 at 01:30:52
This booklet was a momento given to the children of school as a rememberance of their teacher and their time together.
SOUVENIR At Close of School
Bring Back My School Days to Me
When beautiful school days are over
And grown men and women are we,
Tho' gone, we will think of them ever--
O, bring back my school days to me!
We long for our playmates of childhood
Who played with us day after day,
And little we dreamt how we loved them
Until they had gone far away.
O, beautiful, beautiful school days--
O, could your sweet mem'ry remain,
Thro' all of our pleasures and sorrows,
And bring back our school days again!
Douglas School No. 2
DISTRICT NO. 2
Boone County, Iowa
Sept. 4. 1917 -- April 26, 1918
Carrie Morlan, Teacher
President A. P. Gustafson Directors Mennes Olson and Mack Graves
Verna Olson, Ina Hoffman, Ellen Gustafson, Edna Olson, Helen Olson, Pearl Olson, Edmand Olson, Velma Stoneburner, Claudie Stoneburner, Eldon Olson, Clarice Olson, Erma Olson, Edna Godfrey, Clara Hoffman, Mildred Olson, Berniece Godfrey, Arthur Gustafson, Archie Stoneburner, Maurice Myers, Russell Stoneburner, Eldon Stoneburner, Dorothy Myers
Give love, and love to your life will flow,
A strength in your utmost need;
Have faith and a score of hearts will show
Their faith in your work and deed.
For life is the mirror of king and slave,
'Tis just what we are and do;
Then give to the world the best you have,
And the best will come back to you.
F. A. Owen Pub. Co., Dansville, N. Y.
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