Peddler Gap School, Morgan County


The Peddler Gap School, located at the head of Hog Fork on Peddler Ridge in Morgan County. The photo was taken between 1925 and 1929. First row, l-r: William E. Wright, Susie Bolin, Ida Mae Montgomery, Leatha Wright, Italy Mae Wright, and unknown. Second row, l-r: Jesse Lemaster, unknown, Goldie Sparks, Arkie Montgomery, unknown, Hassel Montgomery, and Verlie Bolin. Third row, l-r: unknown, Vertie Gladys Wright, Bessie Ellen Bolin, Polly E. Daniel, William E. Daniel, and Lou Ellie Sparks. Reva writes, "My mother, Polly E. Daniel (born 1912) was not a student at the time, but was visiting the day the photo was taken. My mother's younger brother, William E. Daniel (born 1914), was a student at the time. Uncle William E. married his classmate Italy Mae Wright." Reva would like to know the names of those not identified. Feel free to contact her with any information.

(Photo courtesy of Reva Slusher, 1001 Phipps Fork Road, Salyersville, KY 41465.)