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John F. Worley Directory Co. Abilene City Directory, 1917

Description: Directory for Abilene, Texas includes address listings for businesses and individuals as well as advertisements from local businesses. According to the title page, the directory contains "a miscellaneous directory of state, county and city governments, educational institutions, churches, secret and benevolent societies, etc., a street guide and householders' directory, an alphabetically arranged list of business houses and private citizens, giving full names, occupation or pursuit, and address, also a complete classified business directory, 'The Buyer's Guide.'" The index to advertisements begins on page 6.
Date: 1917
Creator: John F. Worley Directory Co.

[Photograph of 1917 Graduates]

Description: Group photograph of the 1917 graduates of the special course for permanent certificate teaching. Written on white folder of photograph, "(From Left) Bottom row: Gene Kelley, Alex Fisher. Top row: Bertha Glass, Girlie Murphey, Ola Hutchison, ? This was Graduating class from special course for permanent certificate teaching 1917."
Date: 1917

[Photograph of Chemistry Lab]

Description: Photograph of the 1917 chemistry lab at Abilene Christian College, showing students gathered around a work station holding beakers and writing in notebook, with what looks like the instructor standing at the blackboard with a piece of chalk in his hand, about to write.
Date: 1917

[Photograph of U.S. Destroyer Yarnell]

Description: Photograph of U.S. Destroyer Yarnell, shown on the water. Typed note below the photograph reads, "Sister ship to the Chauncey and represents the latest type of destroyers. These ships are amongst the fastest afloat and represent the class that was so effective in clearing the seas of enemy submarines. The Yarnell is George A. Klingman Jr.'s ship in World War 1, 1917-1918."
Date: [1917..1918]