April 1960

The Marceline R-5 board of Education purchased equipment for the new elementary school on Monday night from the Bowlus School Supply Company, Pittsburg, Kan., and the University Publishing Company, Kansas City. Equipment purchased included 140 pupils desks at $11.02 each; 120 pupil chairs at $6.60 each; 11 teachers desks at $59.85 each; 12 teachers chairs at $6.60 each; and 200 folding chairs at $3.59 each.