HISTORY PMSS Summary 1967-1968

Pine Mountain Settlement School
Series 04: HISTORIES
1937-2000 HISTORY PMSS Summaries

HISTORY PMSS Summary 1967-1968

Tags: History PMSS summary 1967-1968, staff, events, visiting groups, Hot Lunch Program, dramatic presentations

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History of the Pine Mountain Settlement School

Staff Members:

Lucy Barker, Remedial Reading Teacher
Julious Begley, Maintenance
Alvin Boggs, Recreation and Community Worker
Matthew Boggs, Night Watchman
Lucile Boggs, Laurel House
Ruth Boggs, Supervisor of Laurel House and West Wind, Teacher 6th & 7th Grades
Ruth Ellen Boggs, Laurel House
Marianna Conley, Secretary
Vernon Conley, Teacher, 8th Grade
Fern Cornett, Laurel House
Jess Cornett, Maintenance
Connie Fearington, Teacher, 3rd & 4th Grades
Atossa French, Teacher, 4th & 5th Grades
Alice Harris, Laurel House
Polly Harris, Laurel House
Gilbert Lewis, Maintenance
Omer Lewis, Maintenance
Mildred Mahoney, Teacher, Kindergarten
Edna Patterson, Aide, Kindergarten
Jess Patterson, Maintenance
Mary Rogers, Volunteer Librarian
Alice Turner, Laurel House
Marilynn Van der Vliet, Bookkeeper
Brit Wilder, Maintenance Supervisor & Farm Manager
Maude Wilder, Remedial Reading Aide
Mildred Wilder, Laurel House
Mary Wilson, Teacher, 1st & 2nd Grades
Jerry Workman, Teacher, 5th & 6th Grades
Burton Rogers, Director

Traditional Events: Community Fair, Nativity Play, Weekly community folk dance party.


An Ohio church youth camp was at PMSS for its eighth summer. The local Boy Scout troop held its camp at Pine Mountain.

Youth Self-Help Employment Program.

School breakfasts added to Hot Lunch Program.

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Dramatic presentations: “Ferdinand the Bull” with paper bag puppets, and “Rumpelstiltskin” by the 5th & 6th grades.

A unit of U. S. State Department foreign service trainees met at PMSS, to observe “grass roots” efforts.

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