Trico School - info on building it
board. Urincipal Principal are: j Hill; i Hammack Hammack said said cu . ss building-plans ('and building contracts. The. official said that school board members hope to be a tjj e to 1 have new building ready f or use f or the ;opening. of school Trico School Sells $440,000 Building Bonds The" sale of- $440,000 in school building bonds was announced ^today 'by Harley Hammack, principal of the Trico Consolidated high school of Ava. Bids on the bonds were opened last night in a special meeting., at the school in. Ava. Bids were received from- six agents," representing. 18 bonding companies. . ' ... The lowest ,bid submitted cam'e from a'group of-St. Louis investment .-firms, including .'Newhard- Cook and Co., and' the ^Mercantile' Bank and. Trust .Co: - The group submitted a bid. of 2.742. per cent, which was'accepted by the Tricoj., l """' 1 i that j that ths bid represented a saving of'ap-j proximately $11,676 to the taxpayers since the bonds had been voted in at three per cent. .. _. ,. i HAMMACK SATO that bidding..on| the. bonds was extremely close, the low bid .being. only $80 better than the second . low and S330 better an the third low. | The school official explained that) the actual school construction fund ! has been set at $500,000. The bonds are to be sold in two parts, j The issue was . approved in a special election in . the five-town,; area on Saturday, May 2S, by a' vote of 1192 for, 696 against. The five towns involved were Ava, Campbell ^Hill, Cutler, Percy and Willisville.' ' .- PRINCIPAL Hammack said that a meeting is planned early in July at which time school board members and architects will dis- , September of Hammack said 1950. that school the Trico . area will definitely held in Ava again this year. for be Members^of the school board Edwin Rathert, ' Campbell- president; Dr. J.. A. Petra- . j zio; Ava, secretary; John Bilder' , back, Ava; John R. Speith, C'omp- bell Hill; Louis C, Beck, Willisville;- Bert Rednour, • Cutler; and Ogden Patton, Percy. T. J. Smith, is clerk-, of. the -board.