The following collection of essays was found in the Eric Stewart Collection and in the library's verticle files. They appear to be research essays written by high school students in Mrs. Beatrice L. Bliss' Period 4 class during the 1960s. We have transcribed portions of them for local historical interest:

Chapter I: A Great Light - See Masons
Chapter II: The Development of the News-Times - See Newspapers
Chapter III: The Forest Grove Trolley - See Streetcar (aka Trolley)
Chapter IV: Roger's Park - See Dr. George and Mrs. Adeline Rogers
Chapter V: Castle School
Chapter VI: Old College Hall
Chapter VII: Forest Grove High Schools Old and New
Chapter VIII: The Big City (Dilley, OR)