PTA Historical Records 1945 - 1946

  • These articles were selected to provide a glimpse at the issues confronting parents at Central and Fremont Schools in 1945-46. Only a sample from the archives have been provided. To see the full Publicity Record, please make the request to Carol Metzler at the District Office. 

    Just a reminder of some events in 1945-46:

    • Tennessee Williams' "Glass Menagerie" premieres
    • FDR passes away; Truman sworn into office
    • Atomic bomb dropped in Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    • End of World War II
    • UN meets for the first time in London
    • Cleveland "Rams" move to LA
    • CIA is formed
    • 1st US rocket to leave Earth's atmosphere
    • Weight Watchers forms
    • Prisoners revolt at Alcatraz