Hamilton High School Commencement -- 1916

Hamilton High School Commencement -- 1916
The Hamilton High School Graduating Exercises of 1916 were announced in a booklet measuring about 4" by 8" with a tassel along the side. The graduating exercises were held at the Methodist Church on Friday evening, May twelfth. The contents of the 3 pages of the booklet are presented below.
The Senior Class
Hamilton High School
announces its
Graduating Exercises
Friday evening, May twelfth.
Methodist Church.
Orchestra and Class Entrance  
Invocation Rev. L.W. Spayd
Junior Class Song  
"Knee Deep in June" Lythwin O. Gates
"Development of Education in Indiana" W. Don Foutz 
Song Irwin Cary and Ora L. Baker 
"Advanced Requirements for Professional Work" Earl A. Sewell 
Violin Solo  "Forgotten" Irma Sharp
Class Prophecy Olen G. Sanxter
Class Poem Genevieve Haughey 
"Life of Tennyson" L. Wayne Miller 
Piano Solo Olive Sharp 
"Character Building and Habit Forming" Frances B. Dargue
"Instinct" Ora T. Clark
Senior Class Song  
Presentation of Diplomas Esmond P. Hersberger
Benediction Rev. Seiple
Ora L. Baker L. Wayne Miller
Irma Sharp Olive Sharp
Irwin Cary W. Don Foutz
Frances B. Dargue Genevieve Haughey
Earl A. Sewell Olen G. Sanxter
Lythwin O. Gates Ora T. Clark
Class Motto: Hitch Your Wagon to a Star 
Class Colors: Purple and White 
Class Flower: Purple Violets
Baccalaureate sermon, Sunday evening, May Seventh, Methodist Church, Rev. J.K. Wyant
Thomas W. Teegardin -- Trustee 
H. Lyle Shank -- County Superintendent
Esmond P. Hersberger Superintendent
Orlyss Wieland Principal
Veral Goodwin
Paul Alspach

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Jake Ford