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Republic County Alumni


1916 Republic Co. Eighth Grade Graduation
June 19, 1909, Narka M. E. Church

Star School: Willa Holly, Frank Fiser, Evelyn Schafer
Island School: Mary Strnad
Bethlehem School: Stella Knedlik
Ida School: Alvin Handley
Midway School: Georgie Eakins
Maple Grove School: Joseph Lovel
Narka: Ruth Schocke, Faye Hudson, Wilma Hudson, Charles Thomas, Pauline Shara
Crescent: Joe J. Marsicek, Ruth McHugh, Hazel Martin
Round Grove: LeRoy Slough, Eudora Cook, William Cook


(From the Narka News, 7-16-1897)
All the graduates of the Narka school now living near here met at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Dr. Morgan Monday evening of this week, for the purpose of organizing an Alumni Association. An organization was effected, with the following officers: Pres., Elmer Reeder, '94; Vice Pres., Carrie Morgan, '96; Sec., Charley Yates, '92; and Treas., Laura Boaz, '97. A committee on constitution and by-laws was appointed, and also committees of program and arrangement for the first annual banquet, to be held some time in August. Following are the graduates of the Narka school to date:
1892: Chas. Everett Yates and John James Meachem.
1894: Daisy Beck and Elmer Wesley Reeder.
1895: Rosa (Walker) Ellsworth.
1896: Carrie Morgan and Ethel Johnson.
1897: Ethel Johnson, Laura Garfield Boaz and Myrtle Blanche Summers.

Narka High School Class of 1911: Nina Peters (Valedictorian), Sylvia Shoemaker (Salutatorian), Libbie Brabec, Ezra Hamilton, Alchie Hutchinson, Clara Sistek, Earl Botts

Narka High School Class of 1919: Miss Hattie Hutchinson, Miss Rosa Lovci and Alfred Bever

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