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Mt. Hope School - 1908


Mt. Hope School - 1908

Contributed by Glenn Thoming

Teacher - Warren Short

6th from left in back row is Hattie (Short) Richie. (married Joe Richie)
2nd from left in center row is Lily (Redhage) Lewis
Boy standing to Hattie's left is ? Hoff
Pupils marked O, D, A are not known to me.  They were already marked when I got the picture.
Warren Short (the teacher) and Hattie are brother and sister. They were aunt and uncle to Jeri Thoming.


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  Sue Blesi, Franklin County Coordinator, Missouri USGenWeb Project


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