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Yesterday's Tennessee


January 24, 1938
Lexington Progress

Montgomery School teachers & students launched a drive to raise $3,000.00 necessary for matching state funds to build a dormitory for the girls who live in the county, and are attending school here.

 Drive raised $270.04.

 C. C. Bond, Prin.


Efforts to get a dormitory were successful and the dormitory was completed in 1940. The dormitory is the two-story building in the background of the picture below.

County School Buses Loading in the 1940s.

This scanned image was made from a very poor copy. Please contact me if you can provide access to an better copy for scanning.

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