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Dennis Jones Presents The Mack School Halloween Pumpkin Display, October 1952

Dennis Jones Presents The Mack School Halloween Pumpkin Display, October 1952 image
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Ann Arbor News, October 30, 1952
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This array of carved and decorated pumpkins at Mack School, to be judged and awarded merchant-donated prizes as part of the Junior Chamber of Commerce's Halloween program, make up a spooky assortment. All school children have been invited to participate in the pumpkin contest and the parade and party Friday evening at the Municipal Carport. Inspecting some of the entries are Marilyn Nelson, sixth grade; Pamela Betty Rogers, kindergarten; and Dennis Jones, second grade. The parade from the high school to the Carport begins at 6:45.
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AACHM Oral History: Dolores and James Turner

Wed, 09/22/2021 - 11:05am

Dolores TurnerDolores Preston Turner was born in Ann Arbor in the early 1940s, and her family lived in a small historically Black neighborhood on Woodlawn Avenue. She graduated from Ann Arbor High School, where she met her future husband, James Turner. She remembers moving into their first apartment in Pittsfield Village as a result of fair housing protests in Ann Arbor in the 1960s. Turner has two master’s degrees and she taught English at Huron High School for 30 years. Dolores and James celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary in September 2021.

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Mary Hazou Packs Her Backpack On Her Last Day Of Second Grade At Mack Elementary School, June 1993 Photographer: Colleen Fitzgerald

Mary Hazou Packs Her Backpack On Her Last Day Of Second Grade At Mack Elementary School, June 1993 image
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Ann Arbor News, June 18, 1993
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THAT'S IT - At long last, school's out for summer in Ann Arbor. Mary Hazou, above, packs artwork and other essentials in her backpack Thursday in Ted Dorr's second-grade class at Mack Elementary School.

Mack School Students In Halloween Costumes For All-City Party, October 1941

Mack School Students In Halloween Costumes For All-City Party, October 1941 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, October 30, 1941
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READY FOR ALL-CITY PARTY: All decked out in gay Halloween costumes, these lads and lass from Mack school are determined to win prizes in the all-city Halloween party to be held at 7:30 tomorrow night in West Park. Between 500 and 1,000 children are expected to attend the annual event sponsored by the Junior Chamber of Commerce and the Ann Arbor department of recreation. The children, left to right, in case they can't easily be identified because of their masks, are Joanne Gessner, Nancy Magnussen, John Gruschow and Donald Douglas.