Category Archives: Cheney

Eddie’s Collection of Junk: Organizing Girls Basketball 1923 CHS

My Aunt Eddie was involved in the Cheney High School Newsletter, Domestic Science projects, wrote letters to other students in different parts of the country, movie stars, was interested in politics, classical music, literature and now we find her involved … Continue reading

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Eddie’s Collection of Junk: Robert W. Service – author & poet

It must have been a class assignment that brought Eddie to write about Robert W. Service, who was an author and poet.  He was credited for writing about the Yukon.  She got a 97 on her manuscript. It would be … Continue reading

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Eddie’s Collection of Junk: Letters from other Schools

Eddie had kept in her Collection of Junk letters from students that she had written to during her time at Cheney High School in the 1920’s.  I know some classes actually have writing projects like this. The topics are what life … Continue reading

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Eddie’s Collection of Junk: The Death of Harding, Coolidge Takes Presidency

Eddie’s political leanings started to manifest in her teenage years and she had in her Collection of Junk quite a few articles about Coolidge.  She had the Spokane Daily Chronicle a full newspaper saved.  It was dated August 3, 1923 with … Continue reading

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