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.

Schoolteacher During Depression

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Recalls teaching in a one-room schoolhouse in 1931.


Schoolteacher Went Home Sick

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Sister filled in for schoolteacher in one-room schoolhouse.


Schoolteacher in Rural Schoolhouse

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Taught in one-room schoolhouse during World War II.


Demise of the One-Room Schoolhouse

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As with so many other things, the one-room school is a thing of the past.


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Apple Pie Anguish

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Mom’s apple pie made first-grader uncomfortable.


Taught In Rural Schoolhouse

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Schoolteacher remembers tossing up curriculum in one-room school.


Childhood Memories Include School Programs

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Recalls a poem from many years ago at rural schoolhouse.


School Programs Were Wonderful

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Still remembers poem recited at a Christmas program at her one-room school.