of the Webb City Public Library
1931 graduation party at Laf-A-Lot Lodge
Members of the Webb City High School Class of 1931 apparently gathered at Laf-A-Lot Lodge to celebrate their accomplishment.
The lodge was apparently somewhere on Spring River. Let us know if you have information about that.
(FRONT ROW) Elroy Hulett, Mae __, Hal Wise Jr., Martha Jane __, Elmer Stevison, Richard “Dick” Hulett, Virginia Newman.
(SECOND ROW) Mary Emma Gyhart, Martha Lott, Frank Parish, Doris Jane Owen, Cora __, Ima __, Mary Stone.
(THIRD ROW) Bill Sellinger, Bill Cochran, Nancy Ruth Ragland, Eva Ruth Harrison, Margaret Langham, Geneiveve Bradbury, Jewel Berry, Mary Louise McCorkle, Martha Jane Deatherage, Martha Elizabeth Goodwin, Bob Mammen, Glenn Lowe, Evelyn Hill, Carl Berry, Lloyd Knost, Bill Kenneman.
(BACK ROW) Bill Smith, Johnny Combs, Helen Crouch, Bill Byers, __ McGaughey.
NOTE: Maj. Elroy Hulett, at left on the front row, lost his life at the age of 27 in a plane crash while night-flying at Hamilton Field, near San Francisco, Calif. He was popularly known as “Chug” Hulett, son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Hulett, of Lakeside, and a nephew of Harry B. Hulett. His brother, Richard, was also in the air service and is also pictured in the front row.