1893 Business High School Graduates


Transcriber’s Notes: Information was taken from the June 20, 1893, edition of the Washington Post (Washington, DC) at Page 8.

Commencement Program:

Benediction: Rev. William A. Bartlett.
Opening Address: John T. Mitchell, President of the School Board.
Cornet Solo, “Only a Dream”: W. R. Kendrick.
Address to the Students on Business Issues: B. H. Warner, “a typical businessman.”
Valedictory Address: Theodore L. Weed.
Presentation of Diplomas: Hon. John W. Ross, President, Board of Commissioners
Music: U. S. Marine Band Orchestra.

Graduating Class of 1893
(List of Gentlemen):

James Collins Adkins
William Henry Alburger
Harry Albert Austin
George Kasper Baier
Alfred Theodore Calfton
Cornelius Joseph Desmund
Gustave Escher
Louis Eugene Flynn
John Joseph Hayden
Clarence Henry King
David McKenzie
Charles John Malnati
Charles Logan Mendel
Frank Hume Mothershead
John Ure Perkins
Frank Kilmon Pilon
James Roy Pipes
Samuel Clarence Redman
Louis Gorman Reinburg
Arthur Robb
Edwin Mattnon/Maitson(?) Taylor
George William Tucker
Charles Cornelius Wagner
Theodore Linus Weed
William Henry West

Graduating Class of 1893
(List of Ladies):

Annie Virginia Bartlett
Bessie Hancock Bohrer
Minnie Mabel Booth
Caroline Braden
Nellie Eugenia Cowles
Beatrice Annie Crogham
Mary Davies
Juliet Murdoch Dexter
Pearl Esther Fisher
Abbie Bouton Godfrey
Effie Holmead Hammett
Brella Hirsh
Nida Wilson Keefer
Lorraine Harriet Meyer
Mary Temple Newell
Katie Shannon Nottingham
Annie May Parsons
Carolle/Carelle? Claribelle Robinette
Madge Stalley
Mary Parthenia Thyson
Carrie Elizabeth Todd
Nora Tyers
Josephine Pauline Welsmann
Clara Kern Wick
Virginia Louise Wiley