Ilion High 1881 Senior Class Facts

As reported in "1904 Alumni Publication"

 

Color
Cherry red, light blue

 

Class Motto
No steps backward

 

Class Characteristics and Incidents

The evening that Dr. Poland mixed a generous quantity of chlorate of potash and bone charcoal from an unlabeled bottle in mistake for manganese, and proceeded to blow the bottom out of the copper retort. Nobody hurt. Large number of girls.

 

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