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PROGRAM MONDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 1940 Program Presented by Miss D.W. Frazier THEME: ABRAHAM LINCOLN America, The Beautiful...School Introductory Remarks...Miss D.W. Frazier, Shaw Faculty Lincoln's Gettysberg Address...Catherine Hacket, Section 8B3 Introduction of Guest Speaker...Miss N. M. Quander Chairman, Committee Negro History Week Lessons from the Life of Lincoln...Mr. Thomas P. Bomar (Recently voted a perfect double for Lincoln) Secretary, National Alliance of Postal Employees Captain! My Captain...Elaine Wilson, Section 8B3 Greeting...Miss Virginia Anderson Delegate, National Youth Congress. Remarks...Mr. J.G. Logan Principal, Shaw Junior Hight School TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1940 THEME: LABOR AND THE NEGRO WOMAN God Bless America...School Presentation of Speaker...Miss N.M. Quander Chairman, Committee Negro History Week Frontiers of Employment for Negro Women...Prof. James Browning Faculty, Miner Teachers College Negro National Anthem...School WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 1940 THEME: NEGRO MUSICAL ARTISTS Presentation of Miss Cleota Collins and Mrs. Gladys Thomas PART I The Time for Making Songs Has Come...Rogers Don't Hurry...Sanderson A Song At Eve...Gladys Thomas Gomez Next Time...Kellogg Miss Cleota Collins, former student, Lila Robinson of the Metropolitan Opera Company; Yeatman Griffith, New York City; Marie de Iole of Paris, France; Silva Pucaetti of Milan, France. Former head of the Vocal Department, Tuskeegee Institute. [[end page]] [[start page]] PROGRAM PART II Prelude in A Minor...Debussy Caprice Viennois...Kreisler Mrs. Gladys Thomas Gomez, Student of Piano and Organ Under Louis Dité in Vienna, Austria; and Student under Reneé Neyroc, Nice, France THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 1940 THEME: A MUSICAL Presented by Girls' Glee Club, Shaw Junior High School Beatrice Byrd...Pianist, Section 8B3 Mrs. L.H. Pack...Directress, Girl's Glee Club Assisted by Sterling Thomas (Graduate Shaw Junior High School) National Negro Anthem...J. Rosamond Johnson School Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child...S. Coleridge Taylor Beatrice Byrd Let Us Cheer the Weary Traveler...R. Nathaniel Dett Girls Glee Club Little Mother of Mine...H.T. Burleigh Lucious Johnson Who Knows?...Dunbar-Ball Lucretia Patrick, Virginia Thomas, Carlotta Kyler, Ruth Berry Since You Went Away...J. Rosamond Johnson Constance Prout His Song...R. Nathaniel Dett Shirley Brown Barcarolle...R. Nataniel Dett Sterling Thomas FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15, 1940 THEME: NEGRO LABOR God Bless America...School Wade in de Water...H.T. Burleigh Mr. I.N. Cupid, of the Faculty, Shaw Junior High School Introduction of Guest Speaker...Miss N.M. Quander Chairman, Committee Negro History Week Negro Labor...Mr. A. Philip Randolph International President, Brotherhood of Pullman Car Porters Lit'l Gal...J. Rosamond Johnson, Paul Lawrence Dunbar Viking Song...S. Coleridge Taylor School
mandc: probably Milan, Italy?
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