Tales Told Out of School

By: LAWRENCE, Dorothy (Elderkin)

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LAWRENCE, Dorothy (Elderkin). Tales Told Out of School. Compiled & Edited by Dorothy (Elderkin) Lawrence. N.pl.: (Retired Teachers Association, May 1995). Pp (14),1-194. 8vo, blue-green card covers. "With reminiscences reaching as far back as the 1920s, more than thirty of our retired teachers, through short essays, poems, and anecdotes, provide rich and varied snapshots of our schools and lives in bygone times." - from the Preface. Among the many reminiscences are : "Memories of Pictou Island 1940's" by Hilton McCully;"Reminiscences of Wilmot School Section, 1934-35" and "The Springhill Mine Disaster" (a poem) by Florence Rose Slauenwhite; "Jordan Ferry's Old Red S choolhouse" by Hazel Firth Goddard. Some faint cover creasing, else very good. 10.00

Title: Tales Told Out of School

Author Name: LAWRENCE, Dorothy (Elderkin)

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Retired Teachers Association, 1995,:

Seller ID: 28826

Keywords: NOVA SCOTIA CANADA SCHOOLS EDUCATION WILMOT CANADIAN EDUCATIONAL HISTORY PICTOU ISLAND,