From Geneva Daily Times 17 June 1909
Of the class of 24 young people who will be graduated from the High
School next week, fifteen have already decided to continue their
education, while the remaining members will either remain at home or
have not made plans for the future. Those who will remain at home are Gladys
Chamberlain, Marguerite Hannum, Frances Murphy, Anna
McNamara and Matilda E. Huber. H. Elizabeth Young and
Jennie B. Johnson have not decided whether they will continue
their education. Most of the others will go to some educational
institution. Mabel A. Dilman, Mary Doran and Harriet Smith
will take post graduate work at the High School. Albie Reed
and Louise Peet will take a business course at Barclay's
Business Institute. Frank Olmstead intends to work a year and
then enter the University of Michigan. Harry Frautz will enter
business with his father. John E. Farwell and Louise E.
Springstead expect to go to college, but have not decided upon the
institution. The places where the others will go are as follows:
Mechanics Institute, Rochester, Helen E. Mead; Geneseo Normal,
Mary F. Carrigan; University of Michigan, H. Mills Doyle; Cornell
Charles T. Oaks and Francis H. Lockwood; University
of Syracuse, G. Edwin Schumann and Clarence T. Harvey.
From Geneva Daily Times 21 June 1909
The annual commencement exercises in connection with the close of
the year's work at St. Stephen's parochial school were held in St.
Stephen's church last evening. The graduating class this year was
composed of ten members, five boys and five girls, as follows: Clarence
Vincent Welch, William Paulack, Lawrence
Thornton, Catherine Delaney, Elizabeth Deane, Margaret Loman,
Norrine Manley and Mary Welch. The gold medal given
to the member of the graduating class having the highest average in the
preliminary Regents' examinations, was won by Clarence Joyce.
The other prizes, consisting chiefly of books and other smaller
articles, were awarded as follows: For the most perfect examination
papers in Christian Doctrine, Clarence Joyce, Vincent Welch,
William Paulak and Elizabeth Deane; for the best specimen
of English composition, Norrine Manley; for the most regular
attendance, William Murphy, Margaret Loman and Mary Welch;
for having the greatest number of perfect weekly reports, Catherine
for application, Mary Welch; for thoroughness in
all subjects, Lawrence Thornton.
The award of prizes to those having the highest standing in the
grades was then made as follows: Eighth, Margaret Carrigan, with
98 percent; Seventh, Edward McDonough, standing,
96 percent; Sixth, Catherine McCann, 93 percent; Fifth, Ignitus
94 percent; Fourth, John Lyon, 92 percent; Third,
Mary Barron, 98 percent; Second, Mary Glynn, 98
From Geneva Daily Times 13 June 1910
The annual commencement exercises of St. Stephen's Parochial School
were held last evening in the church when a class of eighteen was
graduated with fitting ceremonies. The D. E. Moore gold medal was
awarded to Margaret Carrigan as the girl having the highest
average in her work during the year; while the Mrs. William Thornton
medal was awarded to Edward McDonough as the boy securing the
highest average. Prizes for securing a standing of 100 percent in
Christian doctrine were awarded to George Kelleher, James Lyons,
Francis McDonough, Nora Dannahe, Margaret Carrigan, Margaret McCarthy,
Florence Murphy. For politeness a prize was awarded to Mary
Thornton, for application to Nora Dannahe and for regular
attendance to John Sline, George Kelleher, Francis McDonough,
Margaret Carrigan, Helen DeVaney and Nora Dannahe. The
members of the graduating class were as follows: William DeVaney,
George Kelleher, Patrick Kenny, James Lyons, Francis McDonough, Leo
McCann, Lester McGuire, John Sline, Thurston Steen, Edward McDonough,
Raymond McDonald, Margaret Carrigan, Nora Dannahe, Margaret McCarthy,
Helen DeVaney, Florence Murphy, Helen Sawyer and Mary Thornton.
From Geneva Daily Times 21 June 1910
The list of those who will graduate from the High School this year
has been prepared by Supt. Truesdale as follows:
Lillian Marie Ansley, Annie Lucy Bevier, Helen Mae Brown, Laura
Isabelle Brown, Laura Avanell Casler, Mary Catlin, Sarah Anne Cumming,
Elma Irene Dilman, Christine Mossenia Ford, Helen Lenore Gaylord,
Katherine Elizabeth Gracey, Edith Adelia Guile, Julia Aloysia Hickey,
Nina Hazel Hollenbeck, Elizabeth Agnes Kane, Maud Louise Little, Anna
Euprhrasia McDonald, Susan Harriet Moore, Carrie Morrison, Isabel
Gladwin Newton, Mary Arvilla Ottley, Helen Amelia Palmer, Florence
Lorena Petteys, Kathleen Rattray, Edith May Reigel, Marian Rolph, Iva
Louise Salisbury, Bessie Margaret Stevens, Mary Elizabeth Toole, Ethel
Augusta Turner, Hazel Mary Van Huben, Margaret Rossmond Wallace, Dudley
Alleman, Hugh Ray Black, James Andrew Chartres, John Frederick Furman,
Jr., Alfred Nelson Hall, James Hosmer Howell, Lewis Hurd Jolley, Arthur
Lewis Kendall, James Ashton Moore, John Paul O'Hora, Lester Francis
Pettys, William Henry Skinner, and Everett Steer.
From Geneva Daily Times 21 September 1910
Nearly all the members of last year's graduating class at the High
School have now decided which college or school they will attend and
already a number of the former seniors have left for the various higher
institutions of learning. The following girls will attend William Smith
College: Lucy A. Bevier, Katherine Gracey, Susanna Moore;
Helen M. Brown; Fredonia Normal School, Helen M. Brown; Cook
Laura I. Brown; Oswego Normal School, Laura A.
Caster, Ethel A. Turner ; Boston Conservatory of Music, Christine
Geneseo Normal, Elizabeth Kane, Anna E. MacDonald; Waterloo
Teachers, Helen Palmer; Rochester Business
Institute, Kathleen Ratray; Barclay's Business Institute, Margaret
Those who are teaching are Sarah Cummings, Carrie
Morrison, Iva Salisbury, Mary E. Toole, Ethel L. Turner. Those who
are pursuing post graduate work at the local High School are: Alma
Dilman, Nina Hollenbeck, Edith Reigel and Bessie Stevenson at
who will remain at home are: Lillian Ansley,
Mary Catlin, Helen L. Gaylord, Edith Guile, Julia Hickey, Maude Little,
Isabelle Newton, Mary Ottley, F. Lorena Petteys, Marion Rolph, Hazel
The boys at Hobart are: James A. Chartres, William H. Skinner,
Arthur Kendall; Trinity, James Moore; Cornell, James
Howell, Dudley Alleman; Springfield Y. M. C. A. Training School, Harold
The boys who are in business are: H. Ray Black,
Lewis H. Jolly, Lester F. Petteys and John P. O'Hora.
From Geneva Daily Times 1 November 1910
A meeting of the members of the Senior class was held yesterday
afternoon at the close of school for the purpose of perfecting the
organization of the class and for the election of class officers. The
following students were elected officers of the class of 1911; Hugh
Reynolds, president; Francis Anderson, vice-president; Katherine
secretary; John Larsen, treasurer. Ruth
Yerkes was also elected as editor-in-chief of the High School News.
From Geneva Daily Times 4 November 1910
The members of the Junior class held a meeting yesterday afternoon
for the purpose of electing the class officers for the ensuing
semester: President, Harold Ranf; vice-president, Regina
Sweeney; secretary, Jennie Barden; treasurer, Robert
Thorn. Robert Patterson acted as temporary chairman of the meeting.
From Geneva Daily Times 28 November 1910
This morning Vincent Mulvey, the star end of the High
School team, who was injured about three weeks ago, returned to school.
From Geneva Daily Times 1 December 1910
Vincent Welch, who was elected captain of the basketball team for
the season of 1910-1911, has also been appointed acting manager. Capt.
Welch has begun work on his schedule and expects to have it completed
within a week or ten days.
From Geneva Daily Times 5 December 1910
This morning Supt. Truesdale received the following list of names
as persons entitled to regents diplomas as a result of the last
regents' examinations held in June 1910. The students are as follows:
Classical diplomas: Elma Irene Dilman, Katherine Elizabeth Gracey,
Anna Euprasia McDonald, Mary Elizabeth Toole; Academic
diplomas, Lillian Marie Ansley, Sarah Anne Cumming, Nina Hazel
Hollenbeck, James Ashton Moore, Carrie Morrison, Isabel Gladwin Newton,
Florence Lorena Petteys, Marion Rolph, Harold Steer, Ethel Louise
Turner, Hazel Mary Van Huben, Margaret Rosamond Wallace.
From Geneva Daily Times 7 December 1910
Supt. William H. Truesdale has announced the lists of the honor
students for the month of November in the various grades of the four
grammar schools of this city. The honor rolls in the grammar schools
are as follows:
CORTLAND STREET SCHOOL - Perfect attendance, Kindergarten: William
Davie, Paul Foster, Gordon Kinney, William Lytle, Paul Maney, Thomas
McParland, Norman Schnirel, Thomas Williamson, Paul Vogt. First
grade: Elmer A. Coryell, Lloyd S. Dodge, Earl Hartman,
William F. Humphrey, Arthur Hyatt, Edward McMurds Silver, Joseph A.
Wilson, Bertha M. Morgan, Sarah J. Keyes, Mary E. Runyan. Second
grade: Francis A. Bishop, Seth F. Black, Franklin Leroy Dodge,
Philip T. Flaxman, Arthur W. Oastler, Philip W. Skinner, Leamon E.
Wall. Third grade: George H. Chapman, Leonard Clark, William
C. Foote, Albert A. Johnson, Carill A. Kenney, Gustave F.
Klube, Harold S. Ritchie, Karl F. Weber, Ethel L. Breger, Anita
Carrell, Irene B. Coryell, Marjorie Van Buren Cuer, Allen E. Harvie,
Louise D. Olchewske, Grace A. Patrick, Rosalind M. Reynolds, Lillian G.
Wilson. Fourth Grade: Harry J. Baeder, Martin C. Bennett, Max
H. Borg, Kenneth Borroughs, Herman M. Chapman, Clarence A. Goodelle,
Oakleigh W. Janncey, Donald Laskowske, Charles Victor Legg, Alan L.
Oastler, Howard E. Seager, George Wilson, Helen W. Schnirel, Sabin A.
Underwood. Fifth grade: Edgar S. Albro, Willis Baldridge,
James H. Clark, Frank H. Fisher, William B. Goodelle, Gardner H.
Harrington, Max Laskowske, William H. Meyers, George E. Phillips,
Harold W. Vogt, Ruth M. Brown, Lillian H. Delamarter, Myrtle Hartman,
Harriet F. Humphrey, Margaret H. Kelly, Violet E. Mackintosh, Ruth W.
Olchewske, Mary Eliz. Stevens, Georgene K. Underwood. Sixth grade:
Irving H. Buchholz, Herman F. Kenney, Frank A. Ritchie, Vernon F.
Smith, Francis D. Wallace. Seventh grade: Samuel D.
Behrens, Ralph D. Brown, Lester T. Fay, Christian M. Hansen, Fredrick
H. Hyatt, Lawrence C. Kenney, Frieda A. Berg, Florence M. Flaxman,
Christine McKay, Althea B. Reid.
Scholarship - Kindergarten: Gladys Berry, Ethel Buchholz,
Dorothy Harrington, Dorothy Meacham, Wilma Robbins, Lulu Rose. First
Lloyd S. Dodge, Earl Hartman, Arthur Hyatt, Edward
McMurdo Silver, Joseph A. Wilson, Bertha M. Morgan, Mary E. Runyan. Second
Franklin Leroy Dodge, Philip T. Flaxman, Philip
W. Skinner, Leamon E. Wall. Third grade: Gustave F. Klube,
Dean W. Newell, Harold S. Ritchie, Esther A. Flaxman, Alice E. Harris,
Rosalind Reynolds. Fourth grade: Harry J. Baeder,
Kathleen M. Clow, Mary Eliz. Wyckoff. Fifth grade: Leroy Chas.
Hughes, William H. Meyers, Ruth M. Brown, Lillian H. Delamarter, Ruth
M. Harvie, Alice M. Smith, Ruth G. Stevens. Sixth grade - Beulah
B. Arnold, Elsie G. Berg, Clara L. Bleck, Helen L.
Gay, Frieda M. LaBuff, Alice Marion Legg, Marion L. Oastler, Francis J.
Stevens. Seventh grade: Donald D. Harrington,
Frederick H. Hyatt, Frieda A. Berg, Bernice M. Hughes, Althea B.
HIGH STREET SCHOOL - Perfect attendance - Kindergarten: Earl
Brown, Harold Clue, Howard Tills, Willson Wright, Mildred Clark,
Elizabeth Hadlow, Lucile Heist, Margaret Lathrop, Louise Covert. First
Harold Raymond Benedict, Lloyd Edward Garrison, Edward Otto,
Hartman, Lewis Emerson Walker, Harold William Mortensen, Mabel Frances
Bagshaw, Lulu Eudora Barger, Ruby Mae Benedict, Laura Elizabeth
Lockwood, Elizabeth Heist, Ethel Phillips, Mildred McDonald, Robert
Perkins, Luther Cary. Second grade: Gladys Gasper, Eloise
Dawson, Helen Cracknell, Dorothy Grant, Doris Ely, Arthur Taylor,
William Anderson, George Hardy. Third grade: Thomas Brow,
Arthur Blood, Clarence Lawyer, George Ely, Annie Anderson, Lucy
Hartman. Fourth grade: Vernon Alexander, Arthur Benedict,
Ralph Graves, Fred Hartmann, Howard Marsden, May Estey, Laura Garrison,
Rachel Lincoln, Mabel Linzy, Ella Steward, Chas. Mortensen, Chas.
Whittaker. Fifth grade: Chas. Phillips, Maynard Ungerer, Isabel
Hadlow, Ethel Henderson, Helen Wright, William French, Oliver Harris,
Harold Switzer, Eleanor Hoefler, Lois Htuchoison, Nellie Merry, Alfred
Brow. Sixth grade: Kenneth Alexander, George Brow,
Hamilton Ellis, Joseph Gillman, Wm. Goodwin, Aaron Hymes, Marion
Lawyer, Earl Chambers, Chas. Beach Hartman, Fritz Mortensen, R(xx)
Gates, Hazel Rosella Hazel, Florence Mary Mason. Seventh
grade: Hobart Baker, Robt. Raymond Bridges, William B. Levet,
Janet Carey, Henrietta Ely, Hazel Baker, Marion Hadlow, Edna Lach,
Laura Raaft, Emily Rippy, Clarence Edmonston, Harland Stewart, Howard
Gray, Lewis Gasper, Adelbert Dusinberre, Kenneth Boyd. Eighth
grade: Julia Clow, Minnie Linkner, Florence Meyers, Leah
Scholarship - 1st grade: Lloyd Edward Garrison, Harold
William Mortensen, Hermine Stewart, Elizabeth Marguerite Heist, Laura
Elizabeth Lockwood. 2nd grade - Clarence Carey, Harold Merry,
Robert Bagshaw, Kenneth Weber. 3rd grade: Lester
Phillips, Albert Reitman, Harriet Pearce, Margaret Steele, Mildred
Wright, Carolyn Wright, Ella Wise. 4th grade: Harry Fox, Ralph
Graves, Laura Garrison, Edith Linkner. 5th grade: Edna
Hines, Lena Cleveland.
6th grade: Kenneth Alexander, Edwin Ambrose Bevier. 7th
grade: William Levet, Laurenz Armstrong Taylor.
PROSPECT AVENUE SCHOOL - Perfect attendance - Kindergarten: Clyde
Derwin Laws, William Schneider, Frank
Schoonfelt, Marjorie Gilkie, Mary Hastings, Frederica Hauck, Mary
Holland, Gladys Magraw. First grade - Mary Van Houton, Louise
Wittwer, Elizabeth Wilson, Roby Woodcock, Floyd Anstee, Arden Dadson,
Donald Harrington, Henry Landguard, Charles Wilson, Harold Johnson,
Harrison Johnston, Alton McDuffie, Francis Flaght, Edward
Ralston, Allen Terrill. Second grade: Marjorie Henry, Margaret
Monie, Anna Terborg, Alice Winneck, Stella Weaver, Doris Troutman,
Doris Smith, May Rose, Marion Reid, Emma Cooley, Laura Thompson,
Pauline Scott, James Hillick, Charles Johnson, Magaheld Moen, William
Johnson, William McAdams, Antonia Paone, Ida Wittwer. Third
grade: Arthur Albro, Leola Armstrong, Kenneth Bowen, Paul Johnson,
Elmina Lock, Charles Mearns, Anna Ralston, Atla Shoenfelt, Marion
Urquhart, Russel VanDeventer, Lena Yost, Thomas Holland, John Monle,
Harold Updike. Fourth grade: Lester Eighmey, Arthur Emig,
William Everts, Paul Kidd, William Martin, Helen Althoff, Leone Ellis,
Mildred Johnson, Mary Willower, Ray Rogers, John Willower, Leslie
Dadson, Carl Hibbard. Fifth grade: Verna Coombs, Helen
Hanck, Gladys Hicks, Marjorie Wortman, Clifford Loomis, Charles Peck,
Frank Ralston, Leo Springer, Clayton Vreeland, Arthur Moen. Sixth
grade: Deane Henry, Fred Ayers, Donald O'Neil, Edna Conde,
Mary Williamson, Philomena Monle, Lillian Walters, Erla Rogers, Hart
Vreeland. Seventh Grade: Maurice Johnson, Leo
VanDeventer, Albert Dixon, C(xx)l Decker, Mabel Dekay, Vivian
Armstrong, Gretchen Bradshaw, Dorothy Case, Edna Waite, Hazel
Shoenfelt, Hazel Vreeland, Delbert Fisher, Irl Johnson. Eighth
grade: Dorothea Henry, Iola Smith, Marion Smith, Hugh Hillock.
PROSPECT AVENUE - Scholarship - First grade: Frances Helms,
Dorothy Humphrey, Leslie Brunskill, Hart French, Harold Johnson,
Harrison Johnston, Alton McDuffie, Harold Shalansky, Frances slaght,
Edward Ralston, Allen Terrill, Francis Balistrere, Andrew Gamer, Arden
Dadson, Frederick Laws. Second grade: Marjorie Henry, Anna
Terborg, Charles Johnson, Doris Trautman, Marion Reid, Antonio
Paone. Third grade: Elmina Lusk, Kenneth Bowen, Paul Johnson,
Ida Gorton, Peter Lundguard, Arlene Magraw, John Monie, Harold Updike. Fourth
Helen Althoff, Leon Ellis, Arthur Emig; Mildred Johnson,
Howard Trautman. Fifth grade: Helen Hauck, Gladys Hicks,
Consuelo Luck, Louise McAdams, Marjorie Wortman. Sixth
grade: Erle Rogers. Seventh grade: Vivian
Armstrong, Dorothy Case.
LEWIS STREET SCHOOL - Perfect Attendance - Kindergarten: Arthur
Richard Clark, Thomas William Coursey, Willard Irwin, William Lewis
Packard, John Carter Packard, Philip Grant Porter, Marion Smith Cook,
Helen Sylvia Curtis, Christine Elizabeth McCumber, Ruth
Stevens. First grade: Herman Breitfield, Lewis
Knickerbocker, Lester Naragon, Clifford Nester, Bernard Pontius, Harold
Sniffen, Francis English, Marie Epler, Doris Fitton, Sarah Rogers,
Marion Baker, Florence Herman, Clifford Aunkst, Moses Brown, Max
Dunham, Maynard, Dorby, Robert Kennedy; Gulon Roland, Howard VanDevere,
Patsey Fehr, William Sumerville, Maude Curtis. Second grade:
Ralph Yost Trautman, Carl Chapin Williams, Alice Louise
Austin, Eloise Susanna Baker, Fredericka Andress Burton, Hester Mary
Brennan, Ethel Mildred Clark, Elsie Leontene Phillips, Anna Susie Reid,
Irene May Somerville, Frances May VanDever. Third grade: Theodore
Andrews Curtis, Theodore Isaac Davis, Samuel
Carr, Harry Francis McDonald, Harold Jesse Peck, Charles Lester Ward,
Gertrude Elizabeth Barth, Alice Idla Engle, Blanche Viola Phillips,
Gladys Ethelyn Gray, Elizabeth Margaret Klopher, Viola Dean Loomis. Fourth
Gordon Baxter, William Frolich, Stanley Huff, Graham
Johnston, Harry Ring, Henry Hall, Christina Brooks, Eleanor
Smith, Louise Cook, Beulah Furman, Hazel Graves, Irene Galley, Florence
Baker, Olive Baker. Fifth grade: Thomas Baroody, Clarence V.
Black, Chester D. Bowers, William H. Chilson, Walter F. Foreman, Henry
U. Hopkins, Harry R. Johnson, Arden D. Phillips, John B. Powers, Harold
G. Simmons, Earl E. Trickler, George H. Schell, Frank Shankwiler. Sixth
Fred Albert Breitfield, Arthur Brower, Maynard Lewis,
Charles L. Peck; Ernest Vawn Ring, Genevieve Burton, Ruth Dean,
Martha Newman, Louise Newton, Flossie Snyder, Marian Stone. Seventh
Elizabeth Alleman, Mildred M. Bucklin, Capitola E.
Davis, Alice M. Hopkins, Ella T. Hall, Minnie R. Newman, Mary J.
Reynolds, Sarah L. Saxton, Mary A. Johnston, Stanley B. Easter,
Frederick S. Emmett, Charles C. Fairfax, Hanford G. Harvey, Leigh L.
Kennedy, Frederick H. McMaster, Walter E. Merrick, Earl C. Peachey,
Cyril B. Simmons, Alvah Jolley. Eighth grade: George
Ashley Bucklin, Edward Cullen Kennedy, Homer Sidney Lewis, Neil Albert
Stillman, Franklyn Miller Weller, Benjamin Henry Merry, Frank
Campbell Reynolds, Henry Sinclair Winnie, Irene Marie Larsen, Mildred
Christina McDuffie, Margaret Florence McMaster, Carrie Louisa Parish,
Inez Margaret Phillips, Esther Orrenda Wood.
Scholarship - First grade: Herman Breitfield, Neal Dusenbury,
Charles Fryer, Lewis Knickerbocker, Lester Naragon, Bernard Pontius,
Harold Sniffen, Harold Schram, Harry Thompson, Marie Epler, Doris Fitton,
Rogers, Dorothy Schroeder, Ruth Yanney, Helen
Bennett, Maida Curtis, Florence Herman, Clyder Van Wie, Edward Webster,
Albert Supplee, William Somerville, Patsey Fehr, Donald Watson, Howard
McDonald, Moses Brown, Maynard Derby. Second grade: Karl
Beales, Walter Oliver Bennett, Hester Mary
Brennan, Charlotte Bostwick Hopkins, Persis Adelaide Kohler, Roberta
Evelyn Long, Sarah Elizabeth Merselis, Elsie Leontine Phillips, Irene
May Somerville, Ellen Van Ostrand. Third grade: Theodore
Millian Brower, Theodore Isaac Davis, Samuel Barr; Alice Idla Engle,
Blanche Viola Phillips, Gladys Ethelyn Gray. Fourth grade: Eleanor
Graham Johnston. Fifth grade:
Clarence Black, Henry Hopkins, Othneil Williams. Sixth
grade: Fred Albert Breitfield, Erwin Emmett, Maynard Lewis,
Charles Peck, Ernest Vawn Ring, Thomas Abbott, John Ward Hall, Mildred
Frances Burton, Mabel Dorman, Ruth Allen Newman, Phyllis Rutledge, Ruth
Dean, Louise Newton. Eighth grade: Carl Elmer Scheider,
Irving Henson Woolley, Ethel Viola Brewer, Estella Irene Fonda, Mildred
Christina McDuffie, Margaret Florence McMaster, Inez Margaret Phillips,
Esther Orrenda Wood.
From Geneva Daily Times 17 December 1910
Among those who have returned and others who are expected from
various schools and colleges for the Christmas holidays are Charles
VanTassel from the University of Indiana; Lee Dilman from
Wellesley; Ethel Dilman and Ruth Williams from
Vassar; Harry Dilman from Culver Military School, Ind.; Gerrit
and Paul Dove from Garden City, Long Island; John
and James Moore from Trinity; Gladys Millard from New
Haven, Conn.; Christine Ford from Boston Conservatory; Jack
Farwell from Amherst.
From Geneva Daily Times 19 January 1911
The members of the Junior Class of High School will hold a dancing
party in the High School Assembly Hall tomorrow evening. The members of
the class have been working hard for the past week in preparation for
the affair and from present indications it will be a greater success
than any school dance that has ever been given. The class of "12" is
the largest class in the history of the school. The hall has been
decorated for the occasion with the class colors, purple and white.
Evergreens will also be employed in the decorations. Music will be
furnished by Bolin's Orchestra. The committee in charge of the affair
consists of Messrs. George Eggleston, Clinton McDougall, Robert
Patterson and Misses Gladys Stoke and Misses Parker and
Burchard; and Mrs. William Truesdale.
From Geneva Daily Times 23 June 1915
Several members of the class of 1915 at the High School have already decided what they are going to do next year. Catherine Hedrick will attend Michigan Agricultural College at East Lansing, Michigan. Margaret McMaster will enter Wells College at Aurora. Phyllis Watson, Mary Durfee, Isabelle Creedon and Leora Lusk will enter William Smith College in the fall. Arta Sherman will go to Alfred University at Alfred. Irene Fonda will probably enter the University of Rochester in September. Helen Smith will go to the Fredonia Normal School at Fredonia. Marjorie Williams expects to take a post-graduate course at Geneva High School. Minnie Darrow will enter the Skidmore School of arts at Saratoga Springs. Florence Myers will go to the Buffalo Normal School. Grace Phillips will probably go to Barclay's Business Institute in this city. William Cook is going to study photography in Indiana. John Barnes will assist his father at home for a year, then will probably take a college course somewhere. Clarence Rupert and Edward Baumgartner are going to take the agricultural course at Cornell University. Milton Harman will go to Michigan Agricultural College at East Lansing, Michigan, where his two brothers have attended college for two years. Franklin Weller, Thomas Lydon, Lewis Gracey and Lawrence Reed will enter at Hobart. Leon Jones and Wilson Buchholz will go to Syracuse University at Syracuse. Fred King will go to Hobart for a year, then he will probably go to the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Michigan. John Greene will go to Union College at Schenectady.
From Geneva Daily Times 10 October 1916
A reorganization of the old Junior class into a Senior class was
held last night after school in the Assembly room. The following offers
were elected for the school year 1916-1917: President, Lester Fay; vice-president,
Fannie Fordon; secretary, Mildred Bloodgood; treasurer,
From Geneva Daily Times 16 October 1916
The complete list of Seniors for the school year 1916-1917 is as
follows: Misses Pauline Adams, Beulah Anable, Hazel Baker, Ruth
Baldridge, Mildred Bloodgood, Genevieve Burton, Anna Combs, Edna
Condit, Marion Creedon, Nina Cuddeback, Ruth Dean, Fannie Fordon,
Marion Hadlow, Maude Harris, Zayde Johnston, Anna Lightfoote, Catherine
Loman, Alice O'Malley, Agatha Rogers, Rheta Rothrock, Mellenia
Sorg, Marion Stone, Marion Taylor, Helen White; Messrs, David
Affleck, Edwin Bevier, Charles Blood, Ford Cornish, Coleman Dailor,
Clifford Duell, Hamilton Ellis, Newton Farwell, Lester Fay, George
Flint, Harold Gaylord, Wallace Grosh, Dean Henry, Joseph Hogan, Thomas
Kane, Lee Kennedy, Ralph Kinney, Ray Newell, Harvey Ottley, Charles
Peck, Lynn Reed, Earle Rogers, H. Serven, Ralph Stewart, Laurens
Taylor, Raynor Thomas, Francis Wallace.
From Geneva Daily Times 1 February 1917
Preliminary certificates completed in the Examinations June, 1916. are as follows:
Annie Anderson, Donald Angevine, Wilber Callender, William Foote,
Mabel Glanville, Margaret Jenkins, Lina Lewis, Harold Merry, Grace
Patrick, Mae Rahn, John Rechsteiner, Rosalind Reynolds, Albert Putnam,
Margaret Steele, Estelle Wadsworth, Karl Weber, Mildred Wright.
From Geneva Daily Times 24 April 1917
More of the High School boys left school today to enlist in the
farm service. Among them are Raymond Thomas, Erle Rogers, Joseph
Hogan, Newton Farwell, Harvey Ottley, Carl Ottley, Wallace Grosh,
Albert Allison, Lynn Reed, Willard Davie, Harold Soper, William
Goodelle, Willis Baldridge, Harold Peck, Wilson Gasper, Edgar Jones,
Ashley Otterson, Graham Johnston, Spencer Cuddeback, Paul Reed, William
Foote and Clarence Carey. Others among the boys are
leaving today or tomorrow. Sadly depleted ranks of physical drill is
evidence of their departure.
From Geneva Daily Times 25 April 1917
Among the boys to leave school for farm service yesterday were Coleman
Stanley Easter, Harold Vogt, Frank Fisher, Stuart Brooks,
Arthur Benedict, Earl Serven, Harold Warner and Talcott Powell.
From Geneva Daily Times 7 June 1921
A spelling contest in which students representing the seventh and
eighth grades of the four grammar schools will participate will be held
this evening at 8 o'clock at the High School. Those who will
participate in the event are as follows:
Lewis Street School, Eight A - Elizabeth Stubbs, Beulah Shankwiler; Eight B - Dorothy Doxsee, Donald Rippe; Seven A - Ottalie Dadson, Florence Barth; Seven B - Alma Emmons, Howard Maney.
Cortland Street School - Seven A - Edith Metcalf, Zelma Pries; Seven B - Winogene Kettle, Dorothy Rhodes.
High Street School - Eight A - Charlotte Stewart, Mary Skinner; Eight B - Ellen Withee, Fred Clise; Seven A. - Martha Stead, Gladys House; Seven B - Jennibelle Estey, Wallace Mangan.
Genesee Park School - Eight A - William Connell, Martha Haddad; Eight B - Ethelwynn Lusk, Gertrude Hadley.
Prospect Avenue School - Seven A - Edward Moggs, Archer Rogers; Seven B - Irene Harvey, Donald Reid.
From Geneva Daily Times 23 December 1921
Geneva young men who are home from Notre Dame University are: Frank
D. Connolly, Thomas Hanlon, James Jones, Paul DePaolis, Paul A.
Mulcahy, Joseph Linehan, John P. Lynch, John Traynor, William Merrimen,
Joseph Scalise. The following girls have arrived home from St. Elizabeth's College; Miss Pauline O'Malley, Miss Anna Mulcahy and Miss Kathryn Neary.
From Geneva Daily Times 27 April 1922
Alan Leamy of Goodelle Terrace, while practicing the high jump
during the recess at the Lewis Street school yesterday morning, fell
and fractured his right arm. He was attended by Dr. T. W. Maloney who
had an X-ray picture of the boy's arm taken.
From Geneva Daily Times 26 June 1923
Commencement exercises for the Class of 1923, Geneva High School,
will be held on Thursday morning at 10 o'clock at the Smith Opera
House. Sixty-five members make up this year's class, one of the largest
to be graduated from the school. Following are the members of the Class
Dean James Bennett, Gladys Elliott Berry, Mildred Louise Blood, John
Curtis Bowyer, Doris Buckholz, Raymond Robert Burtch, Clifford Newton
Campbell, Arthur Richard Clarke, Kenneth Martin Collins, Margaret
Elizabeth Collins, Marian Smith Cook, Rosalyn Margaret Creedon, Irene
Jane David, Clifford Huntington Daykin, Lucille Marian Esty,
Albert Carl Fox, Harold Henry Frolich, Gertrude Mae Fuller, Gladys
Gasper, Sarah Elizabeth Hadlow, John Vincent Harding, Abeline Frances
Heins, Florence Louise Huff, Elmer S. Jorgensen, Elliot Kaplan,
Kathleen Ketcham, Bernice LaRue King, Harold Ellis Klue, Mildred Marie
Lawrence, Clarissa Joy Lewis, Mildred Elizabeth McDonald, Rena Edith
McKinney, Harold Grove Meyers, Harry Clifford Nester, Howard Winthrop
Newell, Mildred Grace Oswald, Edna Johnson Parker, Bernard Oscar
Pontius, Margaret Emilie Pyne, Loretta Margaret Rash, Sara Josephine
Rogers, Ruth Nellie Schenck, Harold Donald Shalansky, Arthur George
Smith, Harold Mason Sniffen, Leon Gibson Soper, Francis Lansing
Stebbins, Ruth Spencer Stevens, Hermine Stewart, Catherine Sophronia
Stillman, Helen Elizabeth Stolp, Elizabeth Thalman, Una Susan Troutman,
Eugene Ellis Truslow, Ella Mae Ure, Harold Kenneth Van Tuyle, Paul
Edward Vogt, Glerethyl Mary Wann, Bessie Metcalf Washburn,
Donald Aubrey Watson, Mildred Grace Webb, Mildred Marie Weisel, Sarah
Ellen Withiam, John Harold Wyatt, Walter James Wyatt.
From Geneva Daily Times 11 March 1926
The High School honor roll for the past month has just been announced as follows: Dorcas Aldrich, Loretta Bryan, Alma Dolan, Harriet Dorsey, Alma Emmons, Gertrude Hadley, Kathryn LeGan, Gertrude Lain, Alice Loveless, Maude Marks, Jessie Ottley, Wilbur Rankin, Iris Trump, Elinor Ware, Louise Wiederhold, Virginia Williams.
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