Contributed by Elsa Vorwerk and Bill Wood
Richards Old School Building, 1919
from “Richards, Texas: 1907-1987,” booklet produced for Richards Founders Day, 1987
Balcony: Seated (left to right) Alton Hobdy, Brevard McCune, Irvin Wood, Louie Binford, J. T. Binford, Fowler Walker, Sam Foster, (?) Lesser J. L. Stover, Joe Haynie, Obie Walker, Rudolph Williams, Fred Fuller, Adolph Witt, Billie Wood, Lynn Stover, Campbell Wood, Charles Foster; Standing (left to right) Kernal Branch, Henry Pool, Edwin Joyce, Lynwood Watson, Lester Keisler, Floyd Garner, Vernon Davis, Mickey Linweber, Horace Doughtie, Jimmy Easley, James Batey, Leslie Stover, Monroe Hurry, Vernon Bay, Unknown (?), Maxey Smith.
Lower Section: Teachers recognized, Ida Mae Hill, Hallebyrd Sandel, Miss Oatman, Miss Grigsby, and Mr. Heiser, Superintendent; Students recognized (listed in no particular order) Mary Easley, Katherine Joyce, Gertrude Kroll, Erma Watson, Mary Hazel Ward, Alene Williams, Erma Hinds, Minnie Belle Foster, Marie Witt, Minnie Mae Williams, Annie Katkoski, Lella C. May, Mildred Leinweber, Mary Lou Smith, Estelle Walker, Margradel Easley, Callie Mae Cecil, Grocil Branch, Jeanette Fuller, Alzina Walker, Nettie Baker, Mollie Hurry, Irene Williams, Leta Foster, Genevie Kroll, RubyMae Whitfield, Maegene Bay, Velma Hurry, Norma Davis, Paul Kroll, Jimmy Montgomery, Vaughn Peveteaux, Hugh Binford, Hattie Kroll, Anna Lou Ford, Pearl Kroll, Willard Williams, Woodburn Doughtie, Carrol Teague, Eugene Laehorn, Aubrey Whitfield, Gordon Grissom, Woodrow Binford, Marvin Foster, Willard Bay, Frank Lechelsky, Joe Lehelsky, Lesslie Stover, Selcer Kroll, Leola Ward, Lucy Katkoski, Thelma Green, Morris Montgomery, Charles Hinds, Alice Cooper.
(transcribed by Elsa Vorwerk)