Lawrenceburg High School Commencement – 1880

The commencement of the Lawrenceburg High School in Dearborn County, Indiana for 1880 appeared in:

Lawrenceburg Register – 10 Jun 1880 – Page 3, Column 2

The graduating exercises of the High School will take place at the Court House tomorrow evening. There are but three graduates—Miss Bessie Hunter and Messrs. Edward Smashea and Rell Woodward.

Lawrenceburg Register – 10 Jun 1880 – Page 3, Column 3

Of the 6th Annual Commencement of the Lawrenceburg High Schools, at the Court House, on Friday evening, June 11th, 1880, at 8 o’clock, p.m.:

  • Overture—Orchestra.
  • Invocation—Rev. S. N. Wilson.
  • I will praise the Lord—High School.
  • Salutatory.
  • On the move—Edward S. Smashea.
  • Glory to God—High School.
  • The Scholars’ Hope—Bessie Hunter.
  • Come Fairies—High School.
  • Valedictory.
  • Nature and Art. Rellie M. Woodward.
  • Orchestra.
  • An Address—Dr. E. M. Freeman.
  • Presentation of Diplomas.
  • Quartette.
  • Benediction—Rev. G. Weiler.