First Graduating Class of Griswold Iowa
married Griswold Alumni Meet For Picnic Special to The Nonpareil GRISWOLD - The a n alumni sathering of graduates of Griswold High School Sunday in Griswold City Park with a picnic dinner was attended by 200. It was agreed to have the 1956 meeting meeting a picnic gathering. In former years a banquet has been featured. featured. Mrs. Harvey Peterson presided at the business meeting and election. election. Zel] Cook was elected president: president: Mrs. Merrill Perdue, vice president; Mrs. Thomas Sharpies, secretary: Stanley Braden. treasurer. treasurer. Harold Tyler of Atlantic, a graduate in 1915. was master of ceremonies. William Lovelace, high school principal, introduced the senior class who were honored guests. Richard Hall, president the graduating class, gave the response. Mrs. Mervin Weaver played an organuumber, Zell Cook and his son, Leland. of Newton, e a gave toasts and Mrs. J. D. LaMaster LaMaster and Mrs. Dean Wallace sang. Griswold first class graduated in 1S91 included three members who are all living. None were present Sunday. Mrs. R. A. Forsyth, 81, who ill. missed an alumni meeting for the first time. Mrs. Margaret Side' sr of Griswold Griswold and Mrs. D. JL Forsyth, who lives in Califor) :a, are the other two class men?ers.