This Day In History: 1917-06-22
The closing exercises of the Mountain School included the singing of patriotic songs, recitations and choruses by the different grades, the flag salute, and awards.
First prize for regular attendance went to Lila DeGroat and Henry DeGroat; second prize to Marie Mann and Otto Mann. First prize for order went to Rella DeGroat, and first prize for neat work to Fannie DeGroat. Each pupil received a small book. The school held the attendance banner for four months and is to get a picture for the school room. The exercises ended with parents joining children in a picnic under the trees. (Bristow)