Pomp and Circumstance

Graduation time is here.  Invitations to attend graduation exercises have been arriving.  At our age, […]

My High School graduating class - 1944

Small School Activities

My hometown’s population was about 1,400 and the high school had around 140 students.  Most […]

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cleave and me as Hiram and Elvira Skaggs in the Senior Class play, Mr. Beane From Lima.

Mae Goes Back to School

My mother, Mae Otwell Pershall, graduated from Snyder, Oklahoma High School in 1921.  Her father […]

Mae Otwell's (my mother) 1921 High School graduating class

Boy’s Clothing in High School – 1940s

I was a freshman in the Snyder, Oklahoma High School when Pearl Harbor was bombed.  […]