Bend School List of Students, 1891
Bend School is located 3 1/2 miles north of Covington.
Picture taken in 1891.
Front row: Don Oliphant, Burley Epperson, Knapper Bilsland, Harry Ellenbarger, Naomi Ballah, Cinnie Bilsland, Jim Bowers, Sam Hall, and Charlie White
Second row: Vic Welsh, Earl Bilsland, Dan Bowers, Grace Harrington, Laura Bilsland, Ada Nebeker, Mary Ballah, Clarence Smith, Frank Bilsland
Third row: Mayme Lyons, Kate Connover, Mag Bowers, Martha Ballah, Homer Bush, Alfred Ballah, Blanch Smith, Ed VanDorn, and Clifford Diffendaffer
Back row: Carson Smith, Mary Bilsland, Billy Bilsland, Bill Smith, Charlie Lyons, Charlie Allison, Annie Bowers, Myrt Hull, Elmer Hull
Source: Lafayette Journal-Courier Sat 30 July 1927 p 7
David S. Ferguson bought the three Troy Township schools at public auction and will use the material contained in them. The Bend School building was sold for $150, the Upper Lemon, $90, and the McCarty $87.
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