Yesterday's Phillips County News Memories for September 11, 2019
September 11, 2019
100 years ago
September 12, 1919
School District No. 20, 30 miles north of Malta, had let the contract for the construction of a community school building 32 by 40 feet. The building was to have a full basement and two stories. In the basement there was t to be a bedroom for the matron, kitchen and dining room in addition to a furnace room. The first floor was to contain dormitories for boys and girls.
An epidemic of influenza had made its appearance for the second year.
A school health program was being launched in the county with meetings scheduled for Bowdoin, Conten...