SCHOOL CHILDREN

1953 Dunbar School Children

Enlarged version of above picture is located at Wesbanco Bank downtown.
The above photo was taken for the Weirton Steel Bulletin in the year 1953.  Schoolboy officers
Bobby Brown, Melvin Smith, Thomas Bloom, and William Currenton are shown protecting the
path in front of the P&W Bus #77, which served as the Dunbar School Bus.  Mrs. Gloria Tucker
is the teacher standing in front of the bus.  The Dunbar School building is located on Weir Ave. 

1953 Cove School Children

Enlarged version of above picture is located at Hancock County Savings Bank on Three Springs Drive
The above photo was taken for the Weirton Steel Bulletin in the year 1953.  Children are coming
down from Cove School and preparing to cross the busy Cove Road.  A Weirton Construction Co.
truck waits for the children to cross.

1953 St. Paul School Children

Enlarged version of above picture is located at Penn-Way Pharmacy
The above photo was taken for the Weirton Steel Bulletin in the year 1953.  Schoolboy officer
Donald Bohach is shown holding the STOP Flag, while children cross Pennsylvania Avenue in
front of the old Penn-Way Pharmacy.

1958 Edgewood School Fire Drill

Enlarged version of above picture is located at Hancock County Savings Bank on Three Springs Drive
The above photo was taken for the Weirton Steel Bulletin in the year 1958  during a fire drill at
Edgewood School in southern Weirton. 

1956 Marland Heights School Fire Drill

Enlarged version of above picture is located at the Weirton Area Museum & Cultural Center
The above photo was taken for the Weirton Steel Bulletin in the year 1956 during a fire drill at
Marland Heights Elementary School.