Share our heritage: Central City, Milesburg, 4th-grade class

Share our heritage | Central City, Milesburg, 4th-grade class

September 23, 2013 

This is the fourth-grade class from Central City School in Milesburg, from the 1950s.

ROBERT L. SHAWLEY — Photo provided

Each Monday the Centre Daily Times will publish an installment in our “Share our Heritage” series, featuring photos from Centre County’s past. Today’s photo is from Robert L. Shanley, of Milesburg.

This is the fourth-grade class from Central City School in Milesburg, from the 1950s.

Teacher Mildred Sones is at left.

In the first row, from left: Robert Shawley, Joe Swarm, Leo T. Bomboy, Jean Shope, S. Thompson, Linda Hilliard, Catherine Peters, Carol Pletcher, Sherry Baughman, Joyce Nyman and Sheldon Shay.

Second row, from left: S. Tom Letterman, Sue McKinley, Twila Stauffer, Carol Strayer, Gayle Butler, Linda Walker, Stella Bennett, unknown, Sally Watson, unknown.

Third row, from left: Unknown, Ken Howell, Chester Parkes, Hugh Lockran, R. Marlene McCartney, Cheryl Bitner, Larry McCloskey, Lewis Davidson, Wayne Smoyer, Malcomb Shuey and Gary Young.

Fourth row, from left: Connie Johnson, Judy Lucas, Kenny Fitzgerald, Robert Watson and Paul Glunt.

Readers can contribute to the “Share our Heritage” series by sharing their own photos. Just drop off or mail copies of the photos to Centre Daily Times, 3400 E. College Ave., State College, PA 16801 or email them to or directly to Photo Editor Laurie Jones at Provide as much information as you can. All photos in the weekly series are placed in a “Share our Heritage” gallery at If you have any questions about this series, Jones can be reached at 231-6461.

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