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Three books were to be placed in the Saffell Street School Library as a memorial to the late Maude Faris, the mother of third grade teacher Christine Faris. The books were presented by her class members and homeroom mothers in April 1977. Students were, front row, from left: Darrin Phillips, Bobby Coomer, Tracy Tillman, unidentified; second row: Mary Beth Sullivan, Mark Caldwell, Lisa Robinson, William Dean; third row: Dania Edwards, Wade Tinsley, Janeen McAnly, Kevin Stratton; fourth row: Dede Medley, Kathy Pendleton, Sherry Rogers, Mike Singleton; fifth row: Wendy Bruce, Davey Buntain, Anthony Aldridge, Francesca Hayden; sixth row: Lynn Wells, Brian Hudson. Standing from left are mothers, Mrs. Wendell Bruce, Mrs. Howard Phillips and Miss Faris. Absent were Mrs. Howard Chrisman, Mrs. Earl McGaughey and substitute teacher, Jean Hatcher.


Thursday, April 29, 1937

Walter Major was in the Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington with an infected arm. He was working on his farm when he injured his arm on a nail.

Mrs. Major McBrayer was hostess to her bridge club and three tables of guests, in compliment to Mrs. Walter Major, Friday at her home on South Main. Mrs. Jerome Robinson won the club prize. Mrs. Ben Bond won the guest prize and Mrs. Walter Major the guest of honor prize.