Today’s photo is from Ralph Gray. It shows the 1926 Bellefonte Academy backfield.
From left are Heinie Marker, Oklahoma Smith, Dutch Waite and Hadley Foster.
Gray wrote: “Dutch Waite was a football and track star at Bellefonte High School. His son, Chuck Waite, is the owner and operator of Waite’s Body Shop on Zion Road in Bellefonte.”
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The book signing for Ralph Gray’s “The School on the Hill,” a history of the Bellefonte Academy Cougars, will be on Friday at the Centre County Library and Historical Museum in Bellefonte from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Judge Charles C. Brown Jr. will be the special guest.
The book is available on amazon.com. After clicking on books, type in: the school on the hill by ralph gray. Those not online can call Gray at 349-5740.