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Commencement Exercises Will Be Held Next Week.


   The Sun acknowledges with pleas-

ure an invitation to the commencement

exercises of the State Orphan

Home, the entire program being as


   Sunday Morning, May 28, at eleven


   I Will Praise the Name of God,


   Prayer—Rev. E. W. Tarrant.

   Blest Be the Tie That Binds.

Sermon—Rev. C. Oberschmidt.

   God in Mercy Hear Our Prayer,



   Monday Evening, May 29, at 8:15

o'clock—Summer Roses, Geibel—Chorus.

   Rustic Dance and Romance, Eyer—

Emily Turner, Minnie May Brown,

   Tournament, Nevin—Vera Taylor.

   Polonaise Op. 26, No. 1, Chopin—

Julia Atkins.

   Dancing O'er the Waves, White-


   Valse Brilliante, Moskowski—

Beechie Simmons.

   Rustle of Spring, Sinding—Jessie


   Song of the Bathers, Wachs—Lillie


   (a) Salut 'd'Amour, Elgar; (b) 2nd

Mazurka, Godard—Rosina Pressley.

   Andante et Schertzettino, Chaminade—

1st Piano, Beechie Simmons;

2nd Piano, Jessie Murphy.

   Minnehaha, Loring—Chorus.

   Tuesday evening. May 30th, at 8:15

o'clock--Melodie Op. 8, No. 3, Paderewski—

Lillie Smith.

   Prayer, Rev. J. W. Hornbeak.

   March Fanfare, Gounod—Rosina

Pressley, Jessie Murphy.

   "Summer's Driftwood for Winzer's

Burning,"—Winifred Carvey.

   Tarantelle, Nollet—Beechie Simmons.

   "Men May Rise on Stepping Stones

of Their Dead Selves to Higher

Things,"—Robert E. Bosque.

   Military March, Schubert—1st Piano,

Beechie Simmons, Lillie Smith;

2nd Piano, Vera Taylor, Julia Atkins.

   Address—"The Past and Present

of the Institution,"—Mr. Lillo Underwood

of Dallas.

   Address—"The Present and Future

of the Institution"—Hon. J. H. Woods

of Corsicana.

   Presentation of Diplomas—Dr. W.

L. Bringhurst.

   Class Song—Graduating Class and

Tenth Grade.

   Graduates—Winifred Garvey, Robert

B. Bosque.



The Corsicana Daily Sun - Friday, May 26, 1911
Submitted by Diane Richards



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