TID-BITS SCRAPBOOK

Pine Mountain Settlement School
Series 27: Scrapbooks

TID-BITS SCRAPBOOK

A large scrapbook assembled by a former student of the Pine Mountain Settlement School who attended during the late boarding school years The scrapbook contains memorabilia, photographs, letters, events, schedules, holiday celebrations, weddings, homecoming events, alumni engagement and much more. A list of items and their dates (when known) follows:

TAGS: scrapbooks; letters; Mummer’s Play; Christmas; newspaper articles; Chapel services; Glyn Morris; reunions; Chloe Bunch service; Alvin Boggs; Gola Mooney; Ruth Shuler Deiter; Ellen “Mac” Ayers Hayes; Roma Howard Prindle; Easter ceremonies; Jim Bishop; funerals; strip-mining; August Angel; Sylvia Bird; Dorothy Elsmith; Jim Urquhart; Paul Hayes; Arthur Dodd; William Hayes; John A Spelman III; Homecomings; alumni; Mary Rogers; Bill and Charl Webb; Lela Christian Meador; Burkham Schoolhouse II fire; Jack Martin;

PAGE ITEM # ITEM DATE
1 1 Notes from the Pine Mountain Settlement School. The first ever mailed. February 1919
2 Memorial Exhibit of John Spelman III July 24, 1970
3 Death announcements: John Warren; Earl Brown n.d.
4 [upside-down letter] taped to page ?? n.d.
5 Alumni Executive Committee reunion invitations 1975-76
6 Mummer’s Play n.d.
7 Runion Notes August 2, 1977
8 Harlan Daily Enterprise, article Dedication of Chapel window. August 10, 1978
9 1 Alumni: Those contributing. Photo of Bell (Chapel) March 22, 1978
2 Chapel Morning worship August 13, 1978
3 Homecoming Invitation August 12-13. 1978
4 Letter from Jane Bishop Hobgood March 1978
5 Agenda of 5th Annual Meeting August 12, 1978
6 Exchange of Ideas September 1, 1978
10 Homecoming Report June 16-17, 1979
11 Invitation to Homecoming June 16-17, 1979
12 1 Letter to Gola Mooney from Ruth Shuler Deiter July 10, 1981
2 Wedding Invitation  – Watkins – Allen October 26, 1980
13 1 Homecoming Report August 9-10, 1980
2 Mailgram from Gertrude P. Smith August 8, 1980
3 Notes Alvin Boggs Spring 1980
4 NotesAlvin Boggs Fall 1980
5 Chapel Worship Program August 8, 1980
6 Roma Howard Prindle Recital August 9, 1980
7 Schedule of events August 8, 1980
8 Chapel dedication. Glyn Morris August 10, 1980
9 Reunion invitation August 9-10, 1980
14 1 In remembrance of Chloe Bunch March 12, 1980
2 Appreciation to Ruth Shuler Deiter from Jim Bishop n.d
3 Happy Easter from PMSS Officers n.d
4 Christmas n.d
15 1 Plea for funds 1981
2 Notes with article – Alvin Boggs April 1981
3 The Chapel Vespers of Remembrance (4 copies) August 8, 1981
4 Poem by Jim Bishop August 8, 1981
5 Letter by Ruth Shuler Deiter to Kenneth Thompson [BOT] Feb 22, 1980
6 Notice of Jim Bishop’s Death March 22, 1981
16 Duplicate of oak Memory Stand – Glyn Morris August 10, 1980
17 1 Contribution to Chapel Fund October 30, 1980
2 Chapel Morning Worship August 9, 1981
3 Berea College Service Award – Bill Hayes
4 Notes –  Alvin Boggs
5 Chapel Vespers of Remembrance (duplicate August 9, 1981
6 Poem by Jim Bishop (duplicate) August 8, 1981
18 1 News article about surface-mining June 7, 1982
2 Letter to Ellen Ayers Hayes from Gola Mooney June 25, 1992
19 News article about surface-mining (continued) June 7, 1982
20 News article about Chris (Lela Christian Meador) – Diving Champion – National Sr. Olympics [she was 75 yrs.old] April 26, 1980
21 Ruth Shuler Deiter pictures (2) 1980-81
22 Homecoming schedule August 8, 1981
23 Chapel Vespers program (2nd copy) August 8, 1981
24 Letter from Sylvia Bird August Angel October 17, 1981
25 1 Minutes of the 8th Annual Homecoming August 8-9, 1981
2 2 Letters from Gola Mooney to Ellen Ayers Hayes March 14, 1981
3 Letter from Dorothy Elsmith (BOT) to August Angel October 17, 1981
4 Homecoming Invitation by Paul Hayes August 8-9, 1981
26 1 Arthur Dodd – Debussy Recital August 7, 1982
2 Letter from Jack Martin to Executive Committee July 10, 1982
27 Letter to Alumni – Homecoming Welcome to Urquart family July 1, 1983
28 Homecoming Invitation – Jack Martin August 7-8, 1982
29 1 Invitation to World’s Fair. Homecoming Bus Trip. August 6, 1982
2 Paul Hayes’s Address in Tennessee n.d.
3 Announcement of Jim Bishop’s death (2nd copy ?) March 22, 1981
4 Letter to Gola Mooney from August Angel October 26, 1981
30 1 Letter to Mr. and Mrs. Mooney from Alvin Boggs April 29, 1983
2 Homecoming Announcement brochure August 13-14, 1983
30 John A. Spelman III  2nd edition of book printed for sale Octobr 1978
31 Notes – Alvin Boggs Fall 1982
32 Chapel Worship program Augut 14, 1983
33 Lettr to alumni about the deterioration of old cast-iron pipes. $40,000 needed for repair. Jack Martin n.d. [1983]
34 Homecoming – 10th brochure August 13-14,1983
35 Harlan Daily Enterprise – Article on Homecoming August 15, 1983
36 Alumni Letter from Ruth Shuler Deiter , Burkham burned December 1983
37 Homecoming schedule August 13-14, 1983
38 1 Burton Rogers and Mary Rogers, honored – article August 1983
2 Bill and Charl [Charlise?] Webb  50th Anniversary July 10, 1983
39 Lela Christian Meador – Texas article May 30, 1983
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