Share our heritage | Dale School second-grade class from 1949-50

Pictured are students in the 1959-50 second-grade class at Dale School.
Pictured are students in the 1959-50 second-grade class at Dale School. 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 Sandy Herniman, of Lemont.

This photo shows the second-grade class from Dale School in the 1949-50 school year.

The student are, from left:

First row: Arthur Bickel, Patricia Nichols, Darlene Walizer, Marie Lucas, Janet Stover, Sonna Evey, Sandra Cox, Sandra Rockey, Janice Morrison, Carol Johnsonbaugh and Robert Shutt.

Second row: Ronald Benn, Gary Derr, Judith Taylor, Selma Perrine, Mabel Cain, Gail Morgan, Shirley Hackett, Judith Bloom, Donna Davis, Ann Symmonds and Richard Jodon.

Third row: Lewis Harvey, Jay Sherman, Joe Sager, Frank Houtz, Thomas O’Leary, Kenneth Thomas, Dennis Auman, Frederick McCllellan, Stephen Hess, Philip Ray, Barbara Neal and Hilda L. Deitrich

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 Audience Engagement 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.