This Day In History: 1913-08-04
In addition to granting contracts to the teachers for next year, the Township Board of Education awarded contracts for the construction of flush toilets in the Mahwah School. The upper floor of the school is to be converted into an auditorium for the use of the school and of community groups.
Mr. Frank Shorr, a successful teacher for five years on Long Island, has been hired as the new Supervising Principal. He will be assisted in Mahwah by Miss Clara S. Houston of Montclair and Misses Potter, Burnett and Earnest, and Mrs. Blackman and Mrs. Smith. Miss Holohan will return to Masonicus after a year’s absence. Mr. Elmer J. Seever will be at Darlington and Miss Folsom will teach at the Mountain School. (Bristow)