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Folder Parker, George S., Senior High School
Headline/Keyword Flip of a coin: Names of new schools left to chance...[Janesville School] Board member Julius Feldman suggested that the new high school be named after Craig because of his connection to agriculture. But board member William Ryan thought it would be better to leave it to chance...Ryan tossed a silver dollar, and the west-side school was named after Parker. (photo of headline from Janesville Daily Gazette: 2 Senior Highs Are Named for Geo[rge] Parker, J.A. Craig: Action Pays Tribute to 2 Fine Citizens)(photo of George Parker and Joseph A. Craig)(Parker 50: Turn Back Time: A Look Back at the Genesis of a New High School in Janesville Five Decades Ago)
Date 12 May 1965, p.1; 11 Feb 2018, Special section, p.4

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