1904 Lookout-Hall School

According to Robert Baker's book, the Lookout-Hall School was located near the Walker County line at the north end of Broomtown Valley.  The photograph below was made in 1904.

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From left to right (front row): Arthur Chandler, Guy Blackwell, Arthur Bowman, Lena Rich, Lillian Harper, Cary Rich, Lena Briton, Feay (?) Rhine, Blanche Chandler, Lee Chandler, Lizzie Bowman, and Victoria Bowman; (second row) Tom Rhine, Carl Gilreath, John Rhine, Brunton Blackwell, Mr. Cramer (teacher), Daisy Chandler, Lola Wright, Tinnie Wright, Oscar Storey, L--? Chandler, and Oscar Harper; (third row) Roy Storey, Forrest Martin, Georgia Gilreath, Fanny Chandler, Lula Martin, Charles Blackwell, Willie Storey, Enos Martin, Tom Rich, and Brunton Blackwell.

This photograph appears courtesy of former Summerville resident Bill Bowman.  His father, William Arthur Bowman, is in the front row, third from the left.  Bill states that his father recorded the names on the back of the photograph, but several may have been misspelled.

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