A LOOK BACK: Huntington Grammar School graduates from 1935

Francine (Ecsedy) Cunningham submitted this photo, above, of the Class of 1935 at the former Huntington Grammar School in Shelton.

The girl in the front row, third from the right, is Mary Tichy (Ecsedy), Francine’s mother, who now is age 94.

Mary was valedictorian of this class and a 1939 Shelton High School graduate. She has lived in Fairfield for the past 65 years.

In the back row is Principal Frank Needham.

Other graduates listed in the program (see below) are Louise Baldwin, Daniel Carriero, Eleanor Chordas, Esther  Fitzpatrick, Marie Giannino, Justine Hunt, Barbara Jones, George Kraemer, William Marshall, Kenneth Perley, Susan Plavecky, Claire Taylor, Edward Walsh, Barbara West, Warren Wheat and Robert Wilson.