Short article in the Philadelphia Tribune regarding Ralph Jones's gold medal in Central High School's oratorical contest. He was awarded the medal at the schools graduation ceremony although he was not a member of the graduating class. The article goes on to list the members of the graduating class.
WCU, HIS 601/HON 452 Great Migration and Digital Storytelling, Fall 2014
June 27, 1925
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Philadelphia Tribune, “Ralph Jones,” Goin' North, accessed November 29, 2022, https://goinnorth.org/items/show/186.