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1873

Alton High School. Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, May 18, 1906
Hattie Hardy George T. Davis Clara Lapp Charles Newton Nellie Hanson
Mary Rutherford Ida Hardy George Challacombe Lillie Matthews Sara E. Hudson
Kate Laird Lizzie Morgan Lizzie Sawyer W. T. Breckenridge Josie Hazzard
Charles Newton - First colored student to graduate from Alton High School. Four students went on strike and would not appear at graduation with him.

 

 

1900

Alton High School. Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, June 15, 1900.  Motto:  "Virtue Alone Ennobles."    (held at Temple Theatre)
Ella Henrietta Bode Lu Reta Bray Elizabeth Eastman Chittenden Etna Mae Christoe Newton Corwin Cunningham
Anne McLean Earl Fred Kirsch Elfgen Samuel Barry Flagg Earl Brition Flynn Lewis Seward Haight
Blanche Clotilde Harden Cornelia Melinda Heidel Angie Tekla Hoffmeister Hugh Weller Hopkins Barbara Ellen Huebner
Jessie Hope Inglis Priscilla Mae Lynd James Montgomery Malcolm Eva Angeline Montgomery Emily Adelaide Neininger
Harriet Myrtle Percival Charles Catherine Stanforth Irene Fay Steiner Liddelia Levick Tomlinson Edith Walker
Carolyn Martha Wempen William Gooding Watkins      

 

 

 

1901

Alton High School. Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, May 14, 1901.  Motto:  "Aim at Perfection"      (held at Temple Theatre)
William Parnell Arrington Hundley Bayze Baker Edmund Harris Beall Harry Eugene Bishop Ralph Eaton Davis
Kate Ellen Davis Altivene Harriet Dunn (Valedictorian) Harriet Cordella Enos Wilhelmina Ernestine Finke Maude Mae Gillham
Kathryn Agnes Gilmartin Margaret Helen Glen Ellen Douglas Hildebrand Ruth Paula Jacoby Carrie Homan Karel
James Stanford Logan (class historian) Eva Burke Mack Leroy Haskell Maxfield Harry Allen Moore Kathryn Angela O'Neill
Mary Anna Ruckgauer Ruth Ashwell Smith Anna Rebecca Springer Ethel Ferguson Stratton Carrie Mabel Vogel
Anna Margaret Volz        

 

 

 

1902

Alton High School. Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, June 13, 1902.  Class Motto: "Through Straitness to Greatness"   (held at Temple Theater)
Carolyn Marie Balster Beniah Evelyn Bassett Elizabeth Marzdon Beall Louise Belle Bergmann Edith Mathews Betts
Rilla Josephine Bowler (Valedictorian) Ruth Dimmock Burgess Emil H. Dick Thomas Ethelbert Dooling Harriet Sophia Doughty
Annie Lafayette Ford Irene Agnes Gormley Mary Margaret Graham Annie Thomas Hagar Nellie Allen Heskett
Evelyn Lucius Hull Gesina Dorothea Oben Grace Jane Perrin Blanche Luelle Pfeiffer Mary Elizabeth Riley
Julia Ruckgauer Harriet Salome Ryrie Mabel Aille Smith Adele Beard Stratton (Salutatorian) Leon Fischer Winter

 

 

1903

Alton High School. Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, May 7, 1903 & June 12, 1903.  Class Motto:  "Success Means Sacrifice"
Amy Leah Rutledge Louise Johanna Kurn Walter Morgan Smith Sadie Emma Fiedler Miriam Ryrie Brenchaud
Charlotte Lucretia Crane Mary Josephine Maquire Mary Emma Lessner Cleveland Charles Bierman Edna DuBois Dorsey
Rose Trube (Valedictorian at age 16) Alfred Richard Koch Grace Estella Levedy Emma Burkhardt Pearl Emma Trabue
Florence Isabell Paul Julia Isabell Tomlinson May Louise Pierce James Terrence Gilmartin Alice Dellmar Bund
Matilda Armstead Annie Mae Eichorn Jessie Bateman Postelwaite Edith Lillian Hawkins George Clarence Wehmeier
Walter Alfred Wehmeier        

 

 

1904

Alton High School. Source: Alton Evening Telegragh, June 4, 1904.  Class Motto:  "Virtue Kindles Strength"
Anna Beatrice Bishop Ethel Gillham Borden Horatio Job Bowman Mary Beatrice Cousins Florence Adele DAvis
Jessie Alice Flynn Lillian Mabel Pauline Guy Alma Esther Jacoby Eunice Marilla Johnson Leonora Wilhelmina Kopp, Nellie Lucia Imogene Lane
Edith Virginia Logan Hugh Allen McCrea Emily Rosalia Powell Margaret Emily Stanton Ethel Terrell
May Josephine Tomlinson Edna Ora Trabue Walter Lee Valentine Florence Berg  

 

 

1905

Twenty Graduate From Alton High School.  Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, June 9, 1905.  Class Motto: "He Conquers Who Conquers Himself"
Lillian Marie Bauer Charles LeRoy Beall Mary Elizabeth Bowman Mary Isabell Dooling Charles Courtney Ellison
Theodosia Florence Erbeck Phoebe Louis Fischer Jonathan Nichols Hagar Frances Laura Howard Lucy Mary Jones, Valedictorian
Walter Leo Juttemeyer Regina Julia Leyser Marguerite Mary McGinnis Catherine Cecilia Powell, Salutatorian Herbert Cushing Smith
Arthur Henry Sonntag Mary Esther Sparks Wilbert Clarence Ward Lula Dora Warnock Isabelle Mary Wolf

 

110 Pupils Graduate from Grammar School - Will Enter High School Next September.  Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, June 8, 1905

Harry Ash Frank Bauer Stanley Beck Walter Bilderbeck Wilmot Bristow
Lewis Calame Loomis Dorsay Clarence Fecht Charles Flack Joseph Fortin
Harvey Gent Harvey Harris George Hermann Herbert Hillebrecht Hendall Hopkins
Harry Johnson Edward Juttemeyer Amandus Koenig William Korte Clifford Lenig
William Levis Walter Loarts George Luft Stanley Lynch Miles Maguire
Archer McBride Joseph Mohr Kirk Mook Warren Mullen Thomas Nolan
Ernest Netzhammer John Olin Raymond Patrick George Pillsbury Leslie Redman
Philip Reilly Lewis Reis Homer Richards Nelson Schweppe Nelson Shoolery
Walter Smith Otis Unterbrink James Wilson Gustave Weber George Yaekel
Jaclyn Argo Lillian Atkinson Marjorie Betts Lucile Chamberlain Anna Clark
Mamie Coleman Mae Coulter Frances Cousens Rhea Curdie Florence Doughty
Lizzie Eberhardt Bertha Edwards Frances Fechner Bertha Flegenbaum Veronica Fleming
Florence Getsinger Imo Gillham Alvira Haley Helen Hall Stella Haywood
Kathleen Heskett Helen Hoppe Fannie Hubner Grace Hoehne Hannah Krantz
Eunice Lavenue Amelia Leady Ruth Leeper Viola Loarts Hallie Mae Logan
Lela Logan Evelyn Lowe Lillian Marsh Philomene Marum Fay McAdams
Alice Morris Nellie Mottaz Hazel Patterson Lauretta Paul Pearl Paul
Wilma Pierce Ora Ramsey Mildred Redmond Mamie Rippe Hortense Rodgers
Cecila Rothacher Mae Rowan Alice Ryrie Edna Sawyer Eleanor Scheier
Edith Schwaal Rebecca Schwartz Margaret Stack Florence Sterner Cleopatra Smith
Pearl Trube Lelia Tribble Minnie Uebelhack Amelia Valentin Myrtle Volz
Vorna Warner Tilton Wead Fay Yaeger Florence Ziegler  

 

 

1906

Alton High School. Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, June 7, 1906
Harriet Mae Bailey Jennie Carstens Bauman Ethel Elizabeth Beall Vida May Black Alida Cynthia Bowler
Lucia Loveland Bowman Beulah Barbour Brown Clarence Quinton Burkhart Dorothy Eleanor Buss George Wilmot Carhart
Margaret Vinot Cartwright Marie Elizabeth Dawson Irene Viola Degenhardt Emily Gertrude DeMonbreun Edward William Enos
Mary Lucille Ewers Charles Woodside Freeman Robert Burroughs Goff Frieda Carolina Gossrau Emma Cathrine Hartmann
Emily Rachel Hazelton Frances Corilda Hazelton Robert Emmet Hubner Arthur Lea Johnstone John Cary Keene
Edna Marie Koch William Harold Koehne Theodosia Margaret Lampert Percy Carlisle Lewis Helen Gertrude Lynch
Mary Loretta McHenry Josephine Mary McPike Eusebia Newell Martin Gertrude Cecelia O'Neill Pearl Isabel Robertson
Helen Clare Ryrie Carrie Harriet Shelton Truman Young Stelie Olga Estelle Volz Harris Smith Weld

 

 

1908

Alton High School.  Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, June 12, 1908
Eilen, Stanley Everts Bauer, Lorena Julia Bauer, Alice Alimeda Vesia Black, Harvey Wilmot Blair, Dorothy Lillian
Cartwright, Sarah Blanche Ellizabeth Chapman, Helen Mildred Coyle, Lulu Mary Dawson, Florence Elble, Henrieta Catharine
Enos, Louis Henry Gallagher, Margaret Ellen Gaskins Nina Marguerite Gill, Herbert Harrison Goudie, Harry Franklin
Green, Helen Elizabeth Green, Nellie Mae Gwinner, Mildred Emily Hannahan, Kathryn Christine Harms, Henry John
Hazelton, Lillian Nina Herb, Harrison Blaine Hoppe, Emily Magdalene Hull, Lee Allen Kuhn, Henry Harrison
Luer, Marie Mathilda Lipsky, Jacob Samuel McCrea, Leonora Alice Nixon, Mamie Elizabeth Nutter, Victor Hubert
Obermueller, Aurella Perrin, Frieda Grace Raith, Anna Catherine Rice, Lilian Celestine Rice, Vivian Susan
Robertson, Alex Peter Shelton, Grace Bellretta Sparks, Richard Davenport Stanton, Thomas George Taylor, Marcus Prevost
Temme, Gertrude Mae Tonsor, Pauline Violet Vogel, Minnie Webb, Celine Edith Witt, Leila Picard

 

 

1909

Alton High School.  Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, May 22, 1909
Ballenger, Maude Denzel Betts, Marjorie Bristow, Oliver Martin Buck, Marguerite Calame, Lewis Edward
Coleman, Mayme Elizabeth Curdie, Harold Horatio Degenhardt, Lucy Loretto Dorsey, Lawrence Loomis Eberhardt, Elizabeth
Ellison, Mary Helen English, Virginia Lee Fechner, Frances Alice Fegenbaum, Bertha Clara Fowler, Flossie Russell
Gillham, Imo Green, Alma Rhea Hamilton, Lillian Alice Harris, Harvey Pope Heskeit, GRace Kathleen
Hopkins, Kendall Eaton Johnston, Harry Watson Juttemeyer, John Edward Kelsey, Mary Edna Koch, Lenora Minnie
Kranz, Hannah Helen Kuhn, Lyndell Florence Levis, William Edward Loarts, Miola Mignonette Logan, Hallie Mae
Logan, Lela Alice Lowe, Frances Evelyn McPike, Frederick Earl Marsh, Lillian Blanche Maram, Julia Philomene
Masel, Johanna Katherine Mook, Charles Kirk Morris, Alice Casperson Mottaz, Nellie Lee Netzhammer, Ernest Julius
Osborn, Leland George Oulson, Fannie Fern Paul, Elda Maurine Paul, Ethel Lorine Paul, Lauretta Grace
Paul, Viola Pearl Pierce, Wilma Veola Radcliff, Edna Rachel Rodgers, Hortense Rosebery, Nettie
Sawyer, Florence Edna Schweppe, Henry Nelson Smith, Walter Ellis Steiner, Florence Marie Taylor, Sanford King
Trube, Pearl Inez Volz, Myrtle Helen Warner, Verna Grace Wead, Maria Tilton Wells, Clark Lanier
Wilson, James Yaeger, Elizabeth Fay      

 

Ladies Monticello Seminary, Godfrey.  Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, June 8, 1909
Athearn, Rita, Iowa Beall, Ethel, Alton, IL Black, Vida, Alton, IL Bushnell, Ora E., Nebraska Campbell, Mary Alleyne, Missouri
Clearman, Mona L., Nebraska Farmer, Orena, Belleville, IL Jennings, Marguerite, Missouri Jones, Almina, Missouri Keeney, Mary E., Oak Park, IL
Kespohl, Margarethe, Quincy, IL McDonald, Eloise, Missouri Noecker, Pearle E., Monticello, IL Rea, Ruth Browning, Missouri Rogers, Virginia N., Nebraska
Ross, Lillian, Whitehall, IL Willis, Emma Frank, Galesburg, IL      

 

1917

Alton High School.  Source: Alton Evening Telegraph, May 3, 1917
Andrews, Verna Olive Bailey, John Francis Bennes, George Simon Blair, John Lewis Burns, Robert Elsmere
Calame, Lucy Frances Connerly Grace Crawford, George Squire Culp, Edith Forence Cyrus, Chisley Daniel
Davis, Faye Vivian Dawson, Mary Elizabeth Dependahl, Carrie Wilhelmina Ewan, Dorothy Flagg, Elinor Bertha
Forbes, Charles Phinney Gates, Gladys Emma Gates, Wilfred Miller Gent, Oliver Clinton Goudie, Nina Jean
Halton, Alice Cary Hebner, Erwin Fred Henthorne, Mabel Violet Hoffman, Gerhard Taphorn Horton, Dorothy Frances
Hyndman, Harriet Adelaide Jameson, Jessie Walling Joesting, Alva Marguerite Kauffman, Helen Windsor Kelsey, Robert George
Kessinger, Mary Lazelle Koch, Alma Cordelia Koch, Elmer Cornelius Kruse, William Frank August Lowder, Jessie Irene
Luer, Harry Arthur Mayford, Morris Megowen, Wilhelmina Oliver Metzger, Wilbert Vanson Miller, Helen Corniele
Mitchell, Helen Mildred O'Donnell, Margaret Mercedes Meyers, Calla Renshaw Osborn, Earl Willard Patterson, Georgia Winifield
Pace, Henry Harding Ruddy, Kathryn Therest Ruebel, Margaret Dorothy Schmoeller, Arthur William ---------, Oscar August
Schoeffler, Edmond Schwab, Anna Burns Stahl, Cecil Norman Sherwood, Richard Ross Waters, Willard William
Weston, Horace Cannell        


 

 

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