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From: Sandi Gorin <>
Subject: [SCKY] ALLEN CO - PETROLEUM SCHOOL
Date: Wed, 18 Jul 2001 07:18:17 -0500


Continuining our look at the old schools in Allen Co; Petroleum School was
built in 1935 to serve the Petroleum community of the county. H N FRAIM was
the first principal; Mrs B O HINTON and Lula DALTON were the first
teachers. Buck Creek and Taylor Schools were incorporated into this school
along with their teachers, Nadine Marion DAVIS and Claudius HARRIS. The
high school operated until 1942 when the students were transferred to the
Allen Co High School. The elementary school continued until 1971 and then
consolidated with White Plains and Allen Co Middle School. High school
teachers included: Harry FRAIM, Mrs B O HINTON, Dorothy GARROT, Lula
DALTON, Mary FRAIM, Claudius HARRIS, Jesse Lee WODWARD and Clara
WILLOUGHBY. Elementary teachers included: Nadine Marion DAVIS, Claudius
HARRIS, Adele MILLER CHANEY, Mayme SPECK, Juanita HINTON DOWNING, Ovaleta
HINTON HAVEN, Mildred BROWN WOODWARD, Mary Lou OGLES HARRIS, Alma OGLES,
Ruby LAW, Ruth HINTON MINEYARD, John HOLDER, Merle FOSTER, Imogene FOSTER,
Venice McREYNOLDS SEXTON, June DEERING MAYHEW, Winifred FOSTER SPEAR, Grady
FOSTER, Celestine WILLOUGHBY GIBBS, Naomi SPENCER and Rachel HARPER.
Principals included James SHROPSHIRE, Raymond SEXTON and Wayne MEADOR.

The class photo of 1936 shows the following high school students with their
teachers: Naoma GRAVES, Della FOSTER, Edith DEVINE, WIlma FROST, Lewis
GAINES, Glyndon HELSON, Lured JONES, Ray GARRISON, Lera Mae RICHARDS,
Elizabeth TAYLOR, Gwen WILLIAMS, Toyetta MITCHELL, Wilma STONE, Mona Lee
WILLOUGHBY, Dean SARVER, Eunice BARBER, Audrey KENNEDY, Lorene PERRY, John
James MILLER, Merrill SARVER, Virginia NEWMAN, Clara ANDERSON, Josephine
FOSTER, Pearl HARSTON, Lillie May HARSTON, Lena MEADOR, Bailey LYLES, Mary
MAYHEW, Mildred ATWOOD, Willie B McCALISTER, Reba Dell MILLER, Margreta
MOORE, Irma LYLE, Milton CHISM, Evelyn HINTON, Anna Bell PERRY, Follis
TAYLOR, Robert JOHNSON, Imogene FOSTER, Novella KINSLOW, Pauline HINTON,
Christine HURT, Reba MAYHEW, Sarah KINSLOW, Lila SNOW, Aline KEPLEY,
Pauline MEADOR, Earl BRASWELL, Earl TAYLOR, Don DYSON, Elvis J MITCHELL,
Erma Leah FROST, Byron MAYHEW, Raymond WYGAL, Woodrow MILLER, Bryan FOSTER,
Kenneth WILLIAMS, Callie CROWE, Aubrey PETTY, Doug BRASWELL, Alm Dean
JONES, Hoy GARRISON, Charles PERRY, Clyde BARTON, Earl HENLEY, Elloid
BARTON, Lucille BROWN, Virginia LANDRUM, Catherine PETTY, Norman O'NEAL,
Theda SNOW, L C CALDWELL, Edgar POWELL, Bryce SMITH, Osco SARVER, George
PERRY, Clara SHORES, Vachel RATHER, Ina Mae COOPER.

to be concluded next Wed along with Pisgah School. Sandi



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