Lawrenceburg High School Commencement – 1878

The 1878 commencement of the Lawrenceburg High School in Dearborn County, Indiana appeared in:
Lawrenceburg Register – 6 Jun 1878 – Page 3, Column 3

The Commencement Exercises
Of the Lawrenceburgh High School will take place at Odd Fellows’ Hall on Friday evening, June 14th, 1878.

The following is the programme:

  • Music—Instumental
  • Invocation
  • Music—Vocal.
  • Salutatory.
  • Importance of Knowledge and Mental Improvement—George Schroeder.
  • Selection—Tillie Israel.
  • The Tree which ceases to grow, begins to decay—H. Lee Early.
  • Labor, its dignities and achievements—Lewis Daniel.
  • View of Happiness—Warren Hauck.
  • Music—Vocal.
  • Power of Thought—Alice Schleicher.
  • A Business Education—Valedictory—Collins Fitch.
  • Presentation of Diplomas.
  • Music—Vocal.
  • Benediction.

The Instrumental Music will be furnished by the Orchestra.