Students of Slabtown School, circa 1909
Front Row: Walter Reeves, Frank Hummel, Jean Stiontson (Arnold), Mabel Magee (Barnwell), ??, Buelah Stinson (Tully), Stanley Smith, Percy Smith, Early Stinson, Verleye Frederick, Wray Passmore.
Second Row: Alli Hornby, Annie Coll (Mackey), ??, ??, Fred Todd, Bob Hornby, James McKinlay, Doug Bell, Floyd McCain, Alma Craig.
Back Row: Mary Coll (Hall), Rose Fisher (Richardson), Lillian Sheppy (Garrod), Pearly Fisher (McNeill), Buelah Sheppy (Rose), Jim Hornby, Vernon Parker, Ernie Hornby, Harold McCain.
Every week, I share an excerpt from the book my Great Aunt helped write, As the Story is Told: A History of Morpeth and Community, which was printed in 1986.