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1973 Irving JHS Mother & Son Breakfast W/Al Downing - Part XI of “I Survived Washington Irving JHS”

1973 Irving JHS Mother & Son Breakfast W/Al Downing - Part XI of “I Survived Washington Irving JHS”
IRVING MOTHER & SON BREAKFAST W/AL DOWNING - 1973-74 - The following is part of a series of articles written by Michael Leavitt about his real life experiences at Washington Irving Junior High School in Los Angeles, California from 1974-1976. The events are true and have been documented to help Michael's family better understand the racial tensions he endured during that era. And even amidst the turmoil, good times were plentiful and proof that even when you are given the sourest of lemons you can still make a great lemonade. If you haven't read the previous  entries, then I invite you to enjoy them when you have time. CH. 1 * CH. 2 * CH. 3 * CH. 4 * CH. 5 * CH. 6 * CH. 7 * CH. 8 * CH. 9 * CH. 10 * Ch. 11 * “DAD, WHAT WAS IT R...
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KNICKERBOCKER 1974 - NOW ONLINE

KNICKERBOCKER 1974 - NOW ONLINE
KNICKERBOCKER 1974 - At the request of several members of the Washington Irving Junior High alumni Facebook group, I put the scanning on project of the 1974 Knickerbocker on the front burner and I made it a priority to complete. It has been yet another labor of love scanning the 1974 Washington Irving Knickerbocker yearbook and then formatting it for easy viewing on the internet. I have two versions available and both require registering for my website to access. This is easy to do and helps control and monitor who is viewing the content. STANDARD VERSION - I took the time to create a version that is free from all added autographs and best wishes. This version is available to all Irving alumni. MICHAEL'S EDITION - I also uploaded a very per...
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Yvette Burton - Rest In Peace - 2012 - Part X of “I Survived Washington Irving JHS”

Yvette Burton - Rest In Peace - 2012 - Part X of “I Survived Washington Irving JHS”
YVETTE BURTON - REST IN PEACE - 2012 - The following is part of a series of articles written by Michael Leavitt about his real life experiences at Washington Irving Junior High School in Los Angeles, California from 1974-1976. The events are true and have been documented to help Michael's family better understand the racial tensions he endured during that era. If you haven't read the previous 9 entries, then I invite you to enjoy them when you have time. CH. 1 * CH. 2 * CH. 3 * CH. 4 * CH. 5 * CH. 6 * CH. 7 * CH. 8 * CH. 9 * CH. 10 “DAD, WHAT WAS IT REALLY LIKE FOR YOU IN JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL?” CHAPTER 10 - YVETTE BURTON - REST IN PEACE - 2012 As I look back on my junior high school years, there are a handful of smiles that made my young...
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