1905 Perry Township Graduates

 

Thanks to Darlene and Howard Libbey for this information!

 

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette of May 25, 1905

 

The Commencement exercises of the Perry Township schools will be held in the M.E. Church at Huntertown on Saturday evening, June 3. 

 

The graduates are:

 

            FLORA DOONAN

            BRICE METCALF

            CLARA NELSON

            LOYD DUNTEN

            ANNA BUNTING

            JOHN BLEEKMAN

            IVA ROBINSON

            ELMER URBINE

            AGNES DIEBOLD

            WALTER V. KELL

            LEORA ROOT

            LOYD RUNDLES

            CLARENCE MARTIN        

            LOUIE H. DUNTEN

 

The program of exercises follows:

 

March – MISS EDNA TILDEN

 

Invocation – REV. W. P. BARTON

 

Music – Apollo Quartet

 

Salutatory – FLORA DOONAN

 

Oration – “Selling and Giving” by  BRICE METCALF

 

Oration – “No Success Without Labor” by CLARA NELSON

 

Oration -  LOYD DUNTEN

 

Music – Apollo Quartet

 

Oration – “Why Not Be Successful” by ANNA BUNTING

 

Oration – “Popularity of  Good Books” by JOHN BLEEKMAN

 

Music – Apollo Quartet

 

Oration – “Life is What We Make It” by IVA ROBINSON

 

Oration – “Character” by ELMER URBINE

 

Oration – “Education” by AGNES DIEBOLD

 

Music – Apollo Quartet

 

Oration – “An Investment in Knowledge Pays Best Interest” by WALTER V. KELL

 

Oration – “Never Say Fail” by LEORA ROOT

 

Class Poem – LOYD RUNDLES

 

Music – Apollo Quartet

 

Oration – “Class Prophecy” by CLARENCE MARTIN

 

Valedictory – LOUIE H. DUNTEN

 

Class Address – E. G. HOFFMAN

           

Presentation of Diplomas Superintendent – H. O. FELGER

 

Music – Apollo Quartet

 

Benediction – Rev. W. P. Barton