1959 MHS graduates: Vivian Adamson, Glen Ahrendsen, Shirley Beckman, Hans "Junior" Bonnesen, Richard Bowers, Ronald Bromert, Wayne Brus, Beverly Dalgety, Sandra Dammann (salutatorian), Jeanette Fink, Allan Fonken, Mary Frahm, William Genzen, Dennis Grimm, Joel Grundmeier, Larry Handlos, Keith Hass, Paul Hass, Linda Heithoff (valedictorian), Betty Hoffman, Barbara Johnson, Julia Johnson, Bernard Jones, Karen King, Philip Knaack, Rollyn Koepke, Wanda Kolman, Nancy Loftus, Ronald Mahnke, Lorraine Martens, Gary Monson, Evans Samuel Musfeldt, Jay Musfeldt, Sharon Niederfrank, Allen Nissen, David Peters, Keith Pfannkuch, Roger Reinke, Larry Rix, Larry Rowedder, Susan Rowedder, Carlene Schrum, Sharon Schrum, Vernon Sonksen, Carol Spieker, Stanley Spies, Clifford Stammer, Mary Steffes, Larry Vehrs, Ronald Vogl, Sylvia Vollstedt, Linda Warner

1959 former students: Dennis Backhaus, Darlene Breidert, Gary Brockelsby, Lorraine Christensen, Helen Dethlefsen, Phyllis Fritz, Richard Hinners, Mary Jentsch, Jolene Koch, Larry Martens, James Middendorf, Ronald Mohr, Donna Mundt, Edward Neubaum, Linda Paulsen, Rose Porter, Michael Schoeppner, Lavina Seals, David Sextro, Kay Stangl, Larry Stangl, Gary Tigges, Carmen Weifenbach, Marilee White, Marilyn Wyatt



Top: Delores Joachimsen, Dewayne Krueger, Rita Wellendorf, Larry Thiedeman, Virginia Backhaus, Dick Hugg, Jeanette Hugg
Third: Sharon Ulmer, Robert Hass, JoAnn Hugg, Dennis Bornhoft
Second: Beverly Weinbrandt, Gene Meyer, Jolene Koch, Douglas Bornhoft
Bottom: Dennis Backhaus, Judy Hugg, Dale Meyer, Dennis Krueger

May 27, 1951 combined schools picnic

Some of the kids on the teeter totter are Ronald Schulte's kids who went to St. Anns school in Vail.

Another school was invited to this May 27, 1951, picnic at Hayes No. 5


October 1948 playing baseball

May 27, 1951 picnic

Back: Rosemary Lally - teacher, Jeanette Hugg, Judith Hugg, Virginia Backhaus, Larry Knudson, Glen Nolan, Kathleen Nolan
Third: Linda (Knudson) Weinbrandt, Jolene Koch, Lyle Knudson?
Second: Dennis Bornhoft, Duane Krueger?, Dick Hugg, Dennis Backhaus, Bob Hass
Front: Dale Meyer


Back: Helen Jean Meyer, Kathryn Nolan, Madonna Segebart, Ruth Wellendorf - teacher
Third: Myra Weinbrandt, Shirley Koch
Second: Jeanette Hugg, Virginia Backhaus, Glen Nolan
Front: Jolene Koch, Judy Hugg, Dennis Backhaus


Dennis & Virginia - several years later after the school had closed

Dennis & Virginia - I think they wanted to look inside the school after it was closed and locked.