Ilion High 1884 Senior Class Facts

As reported in "1904 Alumni Publication"

 

Color
Red and blue. Old gold and garnet

 

Class Motto
Yield not to difficulties

 

Class Characteristics and Incidents

Have not heard. Manner of collecting bouquets thrown at us at time of graduation. Our class secured several colored children to collect flowers, and made quite a "hit" by the innovation. Thirteen in class. Nix. "I had attended a year at the Syracuse High school before going to Ilion, and when I was caused to sit down in one of those little seats with a lad of seven or eight, three or four years dropped from me, and I became a 'small boy' again."

 

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