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Indian Prairie School 1951-52

Indian Prairie School 1951-52

(photograph provided by Dorothy Minks)

This photograph was taken the last year classes were held at Indian Prairie. Mrs. Grace Williamson (in photo) taught part of the year but was in a serious automobile accident on November 15, 1951 and was unable to complete the term. A former Indian Prairie student, Maude (Cordell) Hood, finished out the term. The students are [front row, left to right] David Nousley, Don Helling, Jimmie Bell, Ralph Helling, Harvey Bell, ? , ? , Mickey Cline; [back row, left to right] Carol Bell, Patricia Minks, Diane Brighton, Gail Johnson, Mary Ellen Klenke, Dixie Bell, Carlene Minks, Lois Bryant, Sharon Bell


This page was last updated Tuesday February 21, 2012 .

  Sue Blesi, Franklin County Coordinator, Missouri USGenWeb Project


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