Bio: Woodworth, Douglas (American Legion Award – 1968)

Contact: stan@wiclarkcountyhistory.org

Surnames: Woodworth

----Source: THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 23 May 1968

At Thorp High School's Class Night, which was held on May 18, 1968, Douglas Woodworth, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Woodworth, received a $500 scholarship from the Wis. American Legion as one of three statewide in its scholarship contest. The citation on the scholarship read as follows:

"Be it known that on the basis of American Legion affiliation and participation in its programs, and based on scholarship excellence, moral character, devotion to the American way, personality, Leadership, and participation in extra-curricular activities, Douglas D. Woodworth is hereby awarded an American Legion Scholarship in the amount of $500.00 for the 1968-69 school year, to assist in continuing his educational pursuits at the college or university of his choice."