John Agan: This week, I'm running another of Momma's articles about school days. I was reminded of this article because my cousin, David Gladden Emerson, Jr., recently passed away and it caused me to think of him telling Momma this story. Here's her story on pranks at school.
Recently Cora Lou Robinson sent me a print of one of her paintings, a beautiful picture of Minden High School and its campus, showing the students gathered in small groups as we used to do. To us "Minden High School" is the building this generation calls "the old building."