Flash From The Past



"STUDENTS AT THE TRIGG FURNACE SCHOOL in 1909 took time out from their studies to pose for a group picture. Pearl Sivills was teacher at the school. Back row from left -- Kate Thompson Atwood, Ethel Cooper Cherry, Bettye Burnheur Cunningham, Ocie Morris Gardener, Lurlean Cooper Cunningham, Otho Bruce, Shellie Jones, Roy Hall and Archie Thompson, Middle row- Claud Cooper, Willie Jones, Lassie Mitchell, Vivian Brufe Coyle, Mertie Thompson Crisp, Pearl Sivells, Mayme Jones Mitchell, Kittye Morris, Inez Thompson Sanders, Willie May Sons Aldridge and Amy Wolfe Cooper. Front row - Odell Cooper, Leon Bruce, Arthur Morris, Bud Jones, Oscar Cooper, Herchel Leneave, Arlon Leneave and Rabon Leneave. -- Photograph provided by Mrs. Boone Alexander."
Newspaper clipping courtesy of Mary Frances Wallace (11/08/1997)