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1950 Time Capsule Discovered At Homer High School

Listen to this audio of the ceremony conducted in 1950 to place the cornerstone at the newly built Homer High School which was the centralization of 28 separate districts.  Also see the listing of the contents of the time capsule.
1950 Time Capsule Contents

Silver Certificate $1 with Signatures
St. Margaret’s Catholic Church Brochure
Homer Academy Catalogue (1942-1943)
The Cortland Phone Directory 1950-51
Homer Garden Club 1950 Brochure
Cortland Co. Home Bureau Program 1950-51
Parent-Teacher Association Program 1950-51
The Saving Health Among All Nations Program 1950-51
Homer Chapter No. 222 O.E.S.
Leisure Hour Club 1950-51
Sennightly Literary Club 1950-51
Little York Garden Club 1950-51
Homer Lodge No. 850 10/14/50
Tioughnioga Encampment No. 208
American Legion Digest-Vol 1
Burns-McCauliffe Post 465 10/20/50
Homer Grange Membership 3 pgs.
Cortland Chamber of Commerce Membership
This is Cortland Book
Homer Fire Dept. 2 articles
Fire Truck Picture
Notice of Annual Mtg.-Preble Garden Club 2 pgs
Washington Chapter No. 29 Membership List
Homer Lodge No. 352 11/10/50
Homer Baseball Club Banquet 10th Anniversary 1938-48
Community News Reviews 3/16/45, 2/16/45, 8/15/43, 5/15/45, 12/16/44, 6/16/43-8 pages
Cortland Standard 11/8/50
The Post Standard 11/10/50
Syracuse Herald Journal 11/10/50
Signatures-Nancy Hale, Art Goodman, Helen Leonard, Shirley Knapp 10/5/51
Work Safely Cup
16” Reel-Ceremony to Place HS Cornerstone 2/3/51
The HCS News-10/23/50
Cortland Standard-1/27/45
Post Standard-1/27/45
Cortland Standard-2 pgs 1/27/45
Official Ballot
Freshman Room Signatures-2 pgs
Agriculture Room Signatures
Study Hall Signatures-3 pgs
Math Room Signatures-2 pgs
Art Room Signatures-2 pgs
Grade 8 Signatures-2 pgs
Social studies Senior Room Signatures-2 pgs
Eighth Grade F Signatures-2 pgs
Grade 7 K Signatures-3 pgs
Grade 7 Signatures-3 pgs
School Collectors Receipt
Laying of Cornerstones Program
Proposed budget 1950-51 15 pgs
Tax Notice
Proposed Buildings Brochure
The Bond Issue Brochure-9/20/49
The University of the State of NY-5/4/46
F. Eugene Williams Signature-Class of 1876
The New York Red Book-1947
Cortland County Treasurer-1949
Latin For Americans-1950
New French Review Grammer-1935
Junior English in Action-Book Two-1937
Supervisors Journal-1949
The Arithmetic of Business-1939
Forty Fourth Annual Report-1948
The World Almanac-1950
Literature and Life in England-1943
Challenges To American Youth-1950
Plane and Spherical Trigonometry-1945
Everyday Living-1946
First Year French-1949
Cortland, Homer and McGraw Directory-1949
Forty Fourth Annual Report-1948

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