Athens Review, Athens, Texas

February 8, 2013

A look back for Black History Month

Courtesy Henderson County Historical Commissio
The Athens Review

Athens — The Henderson County Historical Commission provided this photo to the Athens Review in commemoration of Black History Month. Pictured is the last graduating class of Blackshear High School in 1932. Pictured (front row, from left) is Ruby Williams, class sponsor; Ida Wilson; Principal R.C. Fisher; Ora Brown; Ida Mae Postell; (back row, from left) Hattie Ella Massey; James Richardson; Pearl Sheppard; Maudesta Winfield; Willie Smith, Jr.; Osbie Connor; Naomi Rodgers; Leroy Alex; Cleo Love; and Blanche Myers.