Humor and Nostalgia

Take a walk down memory lane with stories about the past. Enjoy stories about the american dream, the great depression, one-room schools, outhouses, and much more.

School Programs Provided Money and Entertainment

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Pie suppers and other school programs at the rural schoolhouse was great fun during the Depression.

Pie Suppers Held at One-Room School

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Childhood memories include the joy of pie suppers as a way to raise money for the rural schoolhouse.

Bloomer Incident During Recess

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Girl stopped game on school playground to go to outhouse to fix her bloomers.

Box Socials Helped Buy School Supplies

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Money raised from auctions provided needed items for school children.


Birthday Celebrations Were Special

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Still remembers birthday celebrations at the one-room school.

Pie Supper Part of School Programs

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One-room school was busy when a pie or box supper was held.

School Programs Held at Rural Schoolhouse

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Recalls days gone by of school programs and box suppers.

Carnival Games

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Recalls carnival games like chance and a cake walk.