Contributed by Gail Martin

We very much appreciate Ms. Martin's generous
permission to reproduce her article here.

Photograph of the Washington School 5th Grade class
courtesy of Don Grove (scanned by Karen Kolavelli)

"Winter in the Flint Hills" verse from Nellie Cronk's
O The Heart of the Country is Kansas,
in the Land of the Sunflower and Wheat
Spring Printing Co., July 1970

[Web design by Susan Stafford.]

sculptured mahogany divider line

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