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Picture from the Past, July 7, 2011

Spike Webb | BDN File Photo | BDN
Spike Webb | BDN File Photo | BDN
The Bangor public school system opened its third annual summer session on July 5, 1961, with 356 of the 365 registered on hand for opening classes. This group of girls looked anything but sad as they went to classes at Garland Street Junior High School. Alvah McIntosh, who was in charge of the summer session, which ran through Aug. 15, said he was highly pleased with the first day of school.

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