Dale Township Commencement Exercises, 1908

Graduation news from the Skidmore New Era, May 14, 1908, page 4:

Program for the Dale Township Commencement Exercises, May 21, 1908. Text follows.
Dale Township commencement exercises, 1908

Advertisement reads, “Program. Dale Township Commencement Exercises to be held at Walkup’s Grove Baptist Church, Thursday Evening, May 21, 1908. Processional March – Ruby Potter. Invocation – Rev. Ezra Duncan. Value of Rural School Graduating Exercises – J. R. Hodgin. Recitation, ‘Nobility’ – Bernice Russell. Song, ‘Violets’ – Mary Jones. Recitation, ‘That Call’ – Lawrence Fries. Recitation, ‘Nathan Hale, The Martyr Spy’ – Carl Keever. Dialogue, ‘A Finished Education’ – Lizzie Carter and Ruby Potter. Recitation, ‘The Minister’s Grievances’ – Ethel Lowman. Drill, ‘An Invitation to Play’ – Wolf School. Song, ‘You Mustn’t Pick Plums From My Plum Tree’ – Frances Gaffney. Recitation, ‘The One-legged Goose’ – Sliker Bilby. Recitation, ‘The Ride of Jennie McNeal’ – Jessie Puckett. Recitation, ‘Lost’ – James Tyson. Instrumental Solo, ‘Iris’ – Lillian Breckenridge. Recitation, ‘When Pa Was Young’ – John Bowness. Farce, ‘An Economical Boomerang’ – Walkup’s Grove School. Recitation, ‘Kentucky Philosophy’ – Beulah Hutton. Solo, ‘This Letter is For my Papa’ – Hazel Christianson. Recitation, ‘Theology in The Quarters’ – Eula Sillers. Recitation, ‘Maud Muller’ – Bertram Johnson. Quartet, ‘South Center School’ – Littell School. Recitation, ‘The Night Wind’ – Mary Christianson. Presentation of Diplomas – Prof. L. R. Thompson. Class Colors: Sky Blue and Cream. Class Motto: ‘Step by Step.'”

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