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Image of the first words of the act creating the school along with early pics of buildings

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Even today, we create a program for our Graduation Ceremony. This pne from 1922 shows what the staff and students accomplished throughout the year, as well as the arts that were exhibited during the ceremony (poetry, music, essays)

 

1922 Cover for Graduation CeremoniesGraduation program with graduating seniors and those who received certificates

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Title Page:

TEXAS SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND

Austin, Texas

Graduation Exercises

Tuesday Evening, May Thirtieth

Nineteen Hundred Twenty-Two

Eight-Thirty

 

Graduates:

Angie Ruth Mcleod

Ada Bola Start

Renate Lillie Schulze

Jefferson William Smith

Wililam Hubert Foster

Carl Weley Hocker

Norman Cozby Snodgrass

Stafford William McKinley

 

Certificate Pupils

Jefferson William Smith - Piano, Saxaphone, Tuning and Typewriting

William Hubert Foster - Tuning and Typewriting

Carl Wesley Hocker - Tunying, Typewriting

Stafford William McKinley - Chair Caning

Norman Cozby Snodgrass - Typewriting

Angie Ruth McLeaod - Typewriting

 

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Program

Two Step -- "Charawns" - H. Lebermann, Orchestra

Class Essay - William Hubert Foster

Violin Solo - "Polish Dance" - Adamowski - Carl Wesley Hocker

Class Poem - Ada Iola Start

Class Oration - Norman Cozby Snodgrass

Organ Solo - Communion in G - Batiste - Jefferson William Smith

Address: Governor Pat Neff

Delivery of Diplomas, Certificates and University Scholarships