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SURING SCHOOL DISTRICT LOCAL
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first Suring High School Annual
was a 16 page pamphlet put out in 1937. On the back of the front page
a dedication to Mr. Harvey Polzin, who was the Senior Class Advisor.
class motto was "Build for character - Not for fame." The flower was
Rose and the class colors were blue and gold.
played Wausaukee, Peshtigo
and Coleman in the basketball tournament. The total points for the year
were: Suring 344 - Opponents 313.
annual tells of the beginning
of the Suring Band in 1929 under the direction of Prof. George Glass.
band received first place in the District tournaments of 1935 and 1936
in both marching and playing. The ''Band Mothers" was organized in 1935.
20 seniors that year were:
Oliver Baccus, Marcus Bartz, William Bartz, Maxine Burger, William
Emil Gardebrecht, Ruth Hougaard, Lee Johnson, Orland Johnson, Walter
Elmer Luebeck, Lila Makholm, Richard Makholm, Viola Rupiper, Merlyn
Elsie Schuettpelz, Beatrice Tate, Robert Von Haden, Lloyd Zaddock and
were 14 Juniors, 26 Sophomores,
and 36 Freshmen.
Senior Class play was a
three act comedy called "You're the Doctor", given April 30.
high school sent 12 contestants
to represent Suring in the Forensics Contest that year.
teachers in the entire Suring
School that year were: Mr. George Baird Sr.. Sup. and Principal, Mr.
H. McKelvey. Miss Dorothy Shattuck, Miss Lina Btanchard, Mr, Harvey
Mr. Harold Ankerson, Miss Ellen Mikkeison, Miss Lolly Pytleski, Miss
Olson (Polzin), Mr. George Glass. Music.