SPELLING TEST RESULTS
FROM SCHOOLS IN SOUTHERN CAYUGA COUNTY, NY, CA. 1922
The test results appear in an undated newspaper clipping in a
scrapbook. Approximate clipping date
of 1922 based on birth date of Frederick Rafferty, age 9, of 25 May 1913
and Leo Schedlin, age 12, of 14 November 1912 (both from
SSDI). Transcribed by Roger
Results State Spelling Tests
2nd grade - 1st, Mildred Reese, Genoa; 2nd,
James Hier, King Ferry; tied with Mary Bruton, Genoa.
3rd grade - 1st, Frederick Rafferty, King Ferry;
2nd, Doreen Kimble, Number One; [3rd?] Elwood Sage,
4th grade - 1st, Ralph Bowen, Scipioville;
2nd, Dana Mosher, Owasco Lake tied with Stella Raymond, Venice
5th grade - 1st, Lillis Cranson, Bolts Corners;
2nd, George McCarthy, Eight Square; 3rd, Helen Windnagle,
6th grade - 1st, Helena Rafferty, Holley District;
2nd, Gordon Haskins, Goodyears; 3rd, Viola Leeson,
7th grade - 1st, Elwood McAllaster, Genoa tied with
Josephine Murray, King Ferry; 3rd, a tie between Robert Campbell,
King Ferry, Clarence Mack, Genoa and Leo Schedlin, Covey's Corners.
8th grade - 1st, a tie between Ruth Bowness, Scipio
Center and Dorothy Shaw, Genoa; 3rd, a tie between Kenneth Carpenter,
Becker district and Charles Carter and Joseph Farley both of Scipio Center.
5 years - Dorothy Brennan, Genoa.
6 years - 1st, Marjorie Woellmer, Poplar Ridge; 2nd,
Jane Cummings, Five Corners.
7 years - 1st, Elwood Sage, Venice Center; 2nd, Leslie
Hand, Genoa; 3rd, Lyle Wagner, Scipio Center.
8 years - 1st, Eleanor King, King district; 2nd, Eleanor
Brill, King Ferry; 3rd, a tie between Anita Stoker, Owasco Lake
and Raymond Coulson, Ensenore.
9 years - 1st, Helen Windnagle, Number One; 2nd, a
tie between Frederick Rafferty and Everett Ellison both of King Ferry.
10 years - 1st, a tie between Lillis Cranson, Bolts Corners and
Helena Rafferty, Holley district; 3rd, Marian Tilton, Wheelers
11 years - 1st, Elwood McAllaster, Genoa; 2nd Robert
Campbell, King Ferry; 3rd, Viola Leeson, Scipioville.
12 years - 1st, Joseph Farley, Scipio Center; 2nd,
Leo Schedlin, Covey's Corners; 3rd, Dorothy Bradley, King Ferry.
13 years - 1st, Charles Carter, Scipio Center; 2nd,
Doris Slarrow, King Ferry; 3rd, Josephine Murray, King Ferry.
14 years - 1st, a tie between Ruth Bowness, Scipio Center and
Dorothy Shaw, Genoa; 3rd, Emily Bradley, King Ferry.
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