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Port Norris School Days  

DM2018.08.14-01

A collection of 8 images were donated by Doris Moore of Port Norris/Halleyville. The Images included the names.

Description: 8x10 photograph, copy, not original. Click image to enlarge.
1920 (Kindergarten) Port Norris
Front Row:
Aaron Peterson, Byron Pepper, Harper Chance, Gilbert Chamberlin, Mark Stites, ? Stiles, Roger Cox, Americus Baglio,. Major McDaniels, Joe Nicoli, Robert (Shaky) Garrison

2nd Row: (seated) Della ·Gaskill, Henrietta. Paynter, Marian Smith, Evelyn Richman, Selma (Dolly) Anderson Mary Jane Bowden, Anna Harker, Mildred Conklin, Annie Robbins

3rd Row: Standing (girls): Grace Dillahey, ? , Anna Nicoli, Rachel Hanby, Anna Jane Berry, Emma Newcomb, Mary E. Bateman, Eldridge Tribbett (boy), Alice Shaw, Evelyn Bass, Adelaide Nichols, Helen Fauver

In back standing: Rose Delrossi (alone); double file: Harry Newcomb (back) Sam Damico (front) Walter ·warren (back) Ross Robbins (front), Single file: Glenn (Jiggs) Robbins, ?, Gladys Peterson

Double file: Harry Hoffman (back) Amelia Berry (front)

Single file: Joseph Dagastine, ? Damico, ? Camico, George Berry

Rear: Miss Sophia Adams (later Hunter)

 

Port Norris School Days  

DM2018.08.14-02

A collection of 8 images were donated by Doris Moore of Port Norris/Halleyville. The Images included the names.

Description: 8x10 photograph, copy, not original. Click image to enlarge.
Port Norris High School 1932? or 1933?

Front:
l. Ethel Kline (Dunham)
2. Elizabeth(?) Peterson
3. Elizabeth Buzby
4. Mary Williams
5. Nelson Bateman
 

Back:
1. Lydia Douglas (Cornish)
2.
3.
4. Belle Megee (Robbins)
5. Carolyn Bateman
6. John Shutes
7.
8. Elinor Wills (Hoffman)
9. Harriet Sheppard
10.

Port Norris School Days

 

Port Norris School Days  

DM2018.08.14-03

A collection of 8 images were donated by Doris Moore of Port Norris/Halleyville. The Images included the names.

Description: 8x10 photograph, copy, not original. Click image to enlarge.
1923 (3rd grade) Port Norris
Front Row: Bill Garrison, George Robbins, John Nichols, Harry Brown, James Stiles, Harper Chance

2nd Row: Mary Bateman (Dilks/Macken), Mildred Conklin(Frazer), Henrietta Paynter (Horseman/Godown/Wilson) Evelyn Richman, Della Gaskill(Sharp), Anna Harker, Edna Berry (Morgan/Turpin), Rachel Hanby (Mossbrooks)

3rd Row: Ned Stowman, Mahlon Cobb, Ruth Blizzard (Parent/Doughty), Rachel Dillahey (Boker), Caroline Hart, Alberta Phillips (Sheppard/Warren/Bishop/
Daniels/Henderson) Anna Jane Berry, Harry Newcomb

Back Row: Miss Tally (teacher.), Paul Garrison, Joe Dagastine, Bill Sweeney, Jr., Marvin Cole.

 

Port Norris School Days  

DM2018.08.14-04

A collection of 8 images were donated by Doris Moore of Port Norris/Halleyville. The Images included the names.

Description: 8x10 photograph, copy, not original. Click image to enlarge.
1926? (7th grade) Port Norris

1st Row: (seated) Earl Rhuland, Harry Brown, Richard Wilson, Harry Newcomb, Harpei:-Chance, Ned Stowman, Paul Garrison.

2nd Row: (seated) Mildred Conklin (Frazier), Angelina Delrossi, Anna Nicoli (Graziano), Henrietta Paynter (Horseman/Godown/Wilson), Mary Bateman (Dilks/Macken)

3rd Row: (standing) Ratie Robbins (teacher), Ruth Blizzard, Caroline Hart, · Alberta Phillips, Della Gaskill, ?, ?

Back Row: Edward Hickman, Paul Lore, Elwood Taylor, Lester Jansen, Joe Dagastine, Leo Bishop, Mahlon Cobb

 

Port Norris School Days  

DM2018.08.14-05

A collection of 8 images were donated by Doris Moore of Port Norris/Halleyville. The Images included the names.

Description: 8x10 photograph, copy, not original. Click image to enlarge.

Port Norris School Days

 

Port Norris School Days  

DM2018.08.14-06

A collection of 8 images were donated by Doris Moore of Port Norris/Halleyville. The Images included the names.

Description: 8x10 photograph, copy, not original. Click image to enlarge.
Port Norris School Days

 

Port Norris School Days  

DM2018.08.14-07

A collection of 8 images were donated by Doris Moore of Port Norris/Halleyville. The Images included the names.

Description: 8x10 photograph, copy, not original. Click image to enlarge.
Port Norris School Days

 

Port Norris School Days  

DM2018.08.14-08

A collection of 8 images were donated by Doris Moore of Port Norris/Halleyville. The Images included the names.

Description: 8x10 photograph, copy, not original. Click image to enlarge.

Senior Class 1934 Portt Norris High School at Mt. Vernon April 27, 1934

Left to right: Elizabeth Buzby (Principal),Carolyn Bateman (Henderson), Elinor Wills(Hoffman), ? Riley, Ruth Shaw, John Shutes, Magdelin Dimsha, Helen Moore (Scudder), Belle Megee (Robbins) Ethel Kline (Dunham) Teacher, Lydia Douglas (Cornish)