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The Mountain Trail
December 2, 1933
The County Nurse cane to Highlands
school Tuesday^ Novemhor 15, to exam-
* ine our throats. Only four from the
seventh grade had bad tonsils. Ono of
the four plans to have hors removed
T\’’ednesday at Franklin.
Edv/in Penland, son of 0. H. Penland*
was called from the room this morning
on account of the death of his father.
The seventh grade wanted to do some
thing to show our sympathy, so v:e de
cided to make v;reaths of galax raid white
paper, I/irs. Brown bought tho paper and
the class made a number of wreaths and a
The Seventh Grade extends to the fam
ily their deepest regrets and sjTnpathy.
r.HY I LIKE HIGHLi\?H)S SCHOOL
I am a student in the Seventh Grade.
This is my first year to come to the
Highlands school. I went to Scaly to
school for six years, but I like school
at Highlands better, fcr I have more
iTe have a largei* library than we had
at Scaly. T'o also have Source bcoks here.
Another advantage is that we get to
see pictures at the theatre which is con
nected with tho school. We also get to
use tho school radio to hear educational
At Scaly v;e did not have a lunch
room and it is very beneficial for tho
children to have hot lunches.
Here at Highlands we can get our les
sons better because there is a teacher
for each grade,
Tho Seventh Grade has missod Roy
Potts vrho has been out with tho sore
The Fifth Grads started taking music
appreciation November 11. We are studying
the string instruments firsts We are try
ing to recognize the violin, the viola,
the harp, and the viol incello when v/e hear
them on the victrola. Mrs. DuPree lent us
some big pictures of the different instru
ments and also a bock of music stories*
National Education Week
National Education Week the Fifth,
Pixth, and Seventh Grades gave a program.
The pln.y the Fifth Grade gave was ’^fayne.’s
Dream" The characters were; Morris Cal-
iPvmy, 'Vayne Hicks, Edwin Norton, James
Johnson, Victoria Calloway, Martha Rich
ardson, and Frank Wilson,
The 0, B, Club Elects a
The 0. B, Club met and elected new
officers for this month; President, .
Angela Anderson; Secretary, Frances
Heddenj Vice-President, James Joyner,
The 0, B, Club meets every Friday for a
-Frances Lyon Crunkleton,
TTiat the Fifth Grade is doing
The Fifth Grade has been making a
frieze of free hand drawings of the
Pilgrim boys and girls at the first
Thanksgiving, Many turkeys, piu^ipi^ins,
fruits and other things are ®n it.
V'e are making posters on the care
of the teeth in health.