William Oscar Landen shared this group portrait of the editorial staff of the Charles L. Coon High School 1955 annual. The picture was taken on the roof of the old National Bank building on Nash Street. Pictured from left are Don Lamm, Jackie Lewis Batts, Billy Bissette, Boots Pridgen Philyaw, Boots Baker Floyd, Carole Boykin Atkinson, Martha Reynolds Landen, Billy Minschew, Mary Francis Collins Myers, Billy Batts and Nancy Rogers Griffin. The Wilson Times is publishing historical photos of Wilson County life and landmarks in this space each day. To share your snapshots, email the picture and caption to Lori Parish at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Remember When” or bring it to the Times office at 2001 Downing St. SW during regular business hours.
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