The History and Genealogy of Callaway County, Missouri


To Meet Annually .......
Reunion Of Former Teachers, Pupils of
Prospect School Attracts 121 Persons

A reunion of former teachers, pupils and friends of the Prospect School was held Saturday at the City Park here, with a basket dinner being held at noon. One hundred and twenty-one persons attended. The group decided to hold reunion annually on the first Sunday in August.

Officers elected were: Mrs. Mary Finnel Hudson, president; Lem White, vice-president; and Mrs. Ida Hensley Suggett, secretary and treasurer.

Present from Fulton were: Mr. and Mrs. Price Dyer, Mrs. Marie Dyer Schreen and sons, Jackie, Don and Dole, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Owen and sons William C. Owen and Richard Owen and wife, John B. Lawson, Mrs. and Mrs. Clyde Forbis, Mrs. Ida Hensley Suggett, Mrs. Sallie Boyer, Mrs. Hattie Lohear, Donald Grimm, Mr. and Mrs. Horace Nichols, Mr. and Mrs. George Gilling, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence W. Hudson, Mrs. Ernie White Scott and family, Mr. and Mrs. Roy B. Carrington and son, Lynn, Lem White, Pierre White and family, Mr. and Mrs. Pierre Wilson White and children, Cheryl and Jack (Seattle, Wash.), Mrs. Grace Smith Jones and family, Mary Jones Landrum and Alvie, Oleta and Russell Landrum, Ruby Jones Sutton and Mike Sutton (St. Louis), Jimmy Baumgartner, Mrs. Gertrude Clatterbuck and daughters, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Powell and son, Jimmy (St. Louis), Mr. and Mrs. Phil Dawson (Kansas City) and Mr. and Mrs. H.B. Wade.

From New Bloomfield: Mr. and Mrs. J.F. Reno, Mrs. Winnie Hiddlebaugh Willcoxon, Mrs. Ella Rhodes Forbis, Mrs. Pearl Lawson Greenway, Mr. and Mrs. Murt Rhodes, R. Hal Gray, J.R. Lawson and children, Miss Mildred Lawson, Sam Turner Lawson, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Toddleson, Mrs. Nevella Childs McKim, Norma Sue Sneed, Mr. and Mrs. George Gilling, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Holt.

From Jefferson City: Mrs. Hallie Blythe Marley, Mrs. Bess Griffin Clardy, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur (Jack) Meng, Mr. and Mrs. Neal Martin, Mr. and Mrs. Wilson Farr and son, Mr. and Mrs. John Farr (Arlington, Ill.).

From Kansas City: Mr. and Mrs. Floyd B. Nichols, Mr. and Mrs. Simcoe Reynolds, and his brother , John B. Reynolds, St Joseph, St. Joseph, Mr. and Mrs. Tres Clatterbuck and Miss Mildred Tornton.

From Holt Summit: Mrs.Ira McKim, Mr. and Mrs. H.R. Forbis, Donald Forbis, Mr. and Mrs.Edson Myers and Mrs. Cecile Holt.

From St. Louis: Mr. and Mrs. Cam B. White, Mr. and Mrs. Donald Dunn, Mrs. Anna Lawson Swan and Miss Beulah Lewis.

From Mokane: Mrs. John R. Thomas, Sr., Mr. and Mrs. M.E. (Maude Lewis) Miller and son, C.S. Miller and their granddaughters, Sylvia and Mary Miller of Imperial, Mo.

Others included Mrs. Rachel Forbis White and her son-in-law, Arlee Hartley of Cedar City; Mr. and Mrs. Fred Forbis of Sikeston, Mr. and Mrs. Ray B. Nichols, Muskogee, Okla.; Clinton Blythe, Nevada, Mo.; Mrs. Myrtle Dyer Sherrard, Inola, Okla.; Mr. and Mrs. Guy (Buck) Clatterbuck, from Iowa.