Pine Mountain Settlement School
Series 17: PMSS Publications (Published by the School)
NOTES – 1932
“Notes from the Pine Mountain Settlement School”
February and October
GALLERY: NOTES – 1932 February
NOTES – 1932 FEBRUARY: Christmas ; festivities ; Nativity Play ; forest fires ; fire-line ; schoolhouse stage ; Mikado ; Girls’ & Boys’ Glee Clubs ; operetta ; economic downturn ; Sol Day ; Lewdy Day ; Home Economics Class projects ; Ayershire bull ; livestock ; financial statement ;
At one time it became necessary for even the girls to drop everything and guard the fire-line on the Kentucky Ridge as the fire from Gabe’s Branch, after burning over a week, suddenly swooped in fury down the hill next to us.
GALLERY: NOTES – 1932 October
NOTES – 1932 October : need for new local doctor ; infirmary ; Kenneth N. Gould ; medical work ; dental clinic ; Pine Mountain Health Association ; Henry Creech ; gardening ; vocational training ; printing press ; printing shop ; donating clothes ; Mrs. Baird ; distance ; Home Economics Class ; sewing machines ; depression ; May Day ; murder ; vengeance ; book reviews ; Dr. Alfreda Withington ;
We point with pride to the five minor operations and the one major operation which have been performed [by Dr. Kenneth N. Gould] in our little operating room.
With a view to vocational training we have secured a small six-by-ten hand printing press, and a few fonts of type.