Rising Sun High School Commencement – 1886

1886 Commencement of Rising Sun High School in Ohio County, Indiana appeared in:
Aurora Dearborn Independent – 6 May 1886 – Page 3, Column 3

The graduation exercises of the Rising Sun High School took place at the M. E. Church last Friday evening, and, as usual, a deep public interest was manifested in the occasion. The programme, interspersed with vocal and instrumental music, was as follows:

“The Social Problem,” J. Carlton Nelson.

“None Liveth to Himself,” Nettie Y. Barbour.

“Stray Sunbeams,” Carrie E. Clore.

“There’s Luck in Grit,” Myron L. Barbour.

“Silent Forces,” Emma J. Easton.

“Pearls from the Record of Memory,” J. Inez Matson.

“Dark Horses,” Frank M. Downey.

Presentation of diplomas, Prof. E. E. Stevenson.