Church: Colby St. Mary’s School (First Communion - 1910)

Contact: Stan

Surnames: Schramm, Harry, Firnstahl,, Frasier, Apfelbeck, Glenzer, Bast, Adrians, Hanna, Schilling, Lex, Reeves, Rueden, Weix, Ohlinger, Smith, Kanter, Miller, Eder, Haslbeck, Kaiser, Ohlinger, Klumpjan, Thorn

----Source: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) Thursday, 06/16/1910

First Holy Communion

A class of thirty students from St. Mary’s School received their first holy communion at St. Mary’s church, last Sunday, the services being conducted by Rev. J. M. Schramm. The class consisted of the following:

Emil Harry, Frances Firnstahl, Melvin Frasier, Ernest Apfelbeck, Anthony Glenzer, Oscar Bast, Miles Adrians, Frank Hanna, Charles Hanna, Jake Schilling, John Lex, John Reeves, George Rueden, Martin Weix, Allie Ohlinger, Willie Smith, Herbert Kanter.

Adelaide Miller, Verena Weix, Vivian Eder, Rosa Haslbeck, Arline Bast, Carrie Kaiser, Hildegard Ohlinger, Irma Firnstahl, Margaret Klumpjan, Margaret Thorn, Evelyn Frasier, Veronica Beyerl, Elizabeth Hanna.

After the services, which were largely attended by the parents, relatives and admiring friends of the young people, dinner was served in the school room, which was very tastefully decorated by the Sisters in charge of the school.



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