Forest School News 1914-15

Yelm Community Schools

The entertainment given recently by the pupils of the Forest school at McKenna and witnessed by quite a few people from this town was a big success, netting the school $18.50 to be applied on the purchase of piano and giving the attendants a most pleasant evening.

Washington Standard   May 8, 1914

A literary society was organized last Friday evening at the Forest school.  A short program was rendered and there was a debate between Mr. J. C. Conine, R. F. King, and Mr. Peters and R. S. Smith.  The subject discussed was, “Resolved, Tat the United States should own and maintain a merchant marine.”  This was enjoyed by everyone present.   There literary meeting will be held every two weeks and promises to be both instructive and entertaining and should have the co-operation of everyone in the district.

Washington Standard   October 12, 1915

Miss Eide, the primary teacher of the Forest school, was a week-end visitor with her parents in Tacoma.

Washington Standard  November 19, 1915

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