Putting cows on the front page since 1885.

100 Years Ago

Local Teacher Honored

Herald of May 2, 1924

About 150 patrons and friends attended the surprise reception at the high school for Miss Emma Benson, a retiring teacher 42 years of service in school work. Twenty -seven were spent in the borough schools. A purse of $150 in gold was presented by her pastor, Rev. D.L. Shaffer. A black and gold banner with her named the number of years was made by the freshman girls and given earlier that week.

While loading a railroad car in the Hollidaysburg shops. Charles Reighard of Bakers Summit was struck and killed by a shifting train.He left a bride of a few months and his parents...

 

Reader Comments(0)

 
 
Rendered 05/17/2024 20:43