Clipped From The Hutchinson News
FIRST MKADK COl NTY scnoor, inr,\n ON \ isrr Meado. Kan . June 25. - N. B. chnk, the first county Huperlnten- dent of Meade county, has arrived to upend a few days with old time frh-nih:. Mr. Clark first came to Meade county in IftM and took a claim Later he found that n claim V.HR the laet thing he wanted. In c ,'iHtln£ about for something to do, he wont to Dodge City and got permission to »tart a school near Pearlette. and eked out an existence, Then Meado county waa separated from Ford county and he became the first superintendent. "Mr. Clark states that in starting his first school he \kiiu aided nmst- 1y by <he parents of Win. Jobling and their thn»e room sod h»u*c was used for the school building. Mr. Clark has considerable of Meade county's early hislorv at Viand and it would be fine if he would write it and preflent the manscrlpt to the library where It would be preserved Mr. Clark 's visit here was the fli 'Bt time in 3.1 years he has been *n the nounry, despite the fact that ' be has always owned land in the county.