Grade School Photo taken about 1910 in Carroll County. If anyone
recognizes the School, or any of the children, please let me know.
The little girl, second row, second from right, is my Grandmother,
Lillian Williams Osborn.
Carrollton business district seen from the Court House lawn. Probably
taken in the 30s or 40s
The Class of 1940
This photo is taken from a newspaper clipping carried
by Kenzie Yelton and is from an unknown date when the Carrollton
News-Democrat was running a feature entitled "Once Upon A
Time..." which reprinted old photographs. At that time,
News-Democrat bookkeeper, Pearl Sandifer (4th row), supplied the names
for the picture from the May 21, 1940, edition of "The
Carrolltonian," the newspaper of the CHS journalism class.
FIRST ROW (including the seated boys, l&r):
Beckham Jones, Abbett Cull, Emma Ogburn, Jessie Coombs, L'Bernice
Hardin, Helen Jackson, Geraldine Hughes, Velma Adams, Katie B.
Robertson, Mary Jo Rohmann, and Jessie Tomlinson.
SECOND ROW: Kenzie Yelton, Rue Weber, Beulah Harmon, Margaret Bonta,
Mary Elizabeth Ward, Helen House, Drusa Adams, and Frederick Caldwell.
THIRD ROW: Francis Poland, Juanita Batts, Dorothy Tilley, Emma B.
Schirmer, Lillian Darbro, Patsy Davis, Ruth Davis, and Anita Grey
FOURTH ROW: Hershal Hartman, Pearl Sandifer, Mary Frances Stockdale,
Mary Ann Hill, LaVerne Craig*, Frances Harrell, Russell Sturgeon, and
John Wm. Knigga*.
FIFTH ROW: D. Ashley Akers, Joe Harold Fothergill, Frank Grimes, Billy
Shepherd, Orville Cornelius, Ed Gex Lindsay, Samuel Bromwell, Mary
Mildred Jackson, and Douglas Hudson.
*Killed in World War II
Submitted by Suzanne Shephard, daughter of