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 Held at Rural Schoolhouse

CAPPER’s Staff

Recalls days gone by of school programs and box suppers.

Carnival Games

CAPPER’s Staff

Recalls carnival games like chance and a cake walk.

Schoolteacher During Depression

CAPPER’s Staff

Recalls teaching in a one-room schoolhouse in 1931.

Schoolteacher Went Home Sick

CAPPER’s Staff

Sister filled in for schoolteacher in one-room schoolhouse.


Schoolteacher in Rural Schoolhouse

CAPPER’s Staff

Taught in one-room schoolhouse during World War II.

Demise of the One-Room Schoolhouse

CAPPER’s Staff

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

Apple Pie Anguish

CAPPER’s Staff

Mom’s apple pie made first-grader uncomfortable.

Taught In Rural Schoolhouse

CAPPER’s Staff

Schoolteacher remembers tossing up curriculum in one-room school.

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