Wash Price Letter

Wash Price Letter
Wash Price Letter

Sept. 12, 1936

Old Fort, N. C.


Mrs. Day, I will write you a short letter about the adult school. I think it is fine. I have learned more about reading and writing and counting and I  hope it will last. Tell all will learn to read and write.


Yours truly

Wash Price




(age 55, wrote this letter without help. Father of 7 children. Interested very much in school)

Cherry Spring and Jackson Creek Adult Student NewsLetter

My mother, Eunice Davis Burgin told me that the attached Newsletter were students in the adult classes from the Cherry Springs and Jackson Creek sections of McDowell County. Our neighbor Mrs. Alma Gilliam Bradley taught students in one of  these classes.

Pages from the newsletter are below.

Contributed by Jane B. Gouge

Adult Student Letters