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Lasco? Hester, Clarksville Public School. Miss Lucile Forest Teacher. His eyes are crossed, vision gone in one on account of lack of use. Dr. Vau? said he could have saved both eyes if he had seen him 3 years sooner. On Ex. a grain of wheat was found in one ear, a bean in the other (both practically petrified). His adenoids were removed his eyes treated and glasses given him. The school furnishes free lunch each day. His hearing is now good, vision improving, and his work uniformly improving. His father is dead and his mother earns $5 work in factory. S.L.Smith

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Lasco? Hester, Clarksville Public School. Miss Lucile Forest Teacher. His eyes are crossed, vision gone in one on account of lack of use. Dr. Vau? said he could have saved both eyes if he had seen him 3 years sooner. On Ex. a grain of wheat was found in one ear, a bean in the other (both practically petrified). His adenoids were removed his eyes treated and glasses given him. The school furnishes free lunch each day. His hearing is now good, vision improving, and his work uniformly improving. His father is dead and his mother earns $5 work in factory. S.L.Smith
Creator
Davis, Jackson, 1882-1947
Date Created
1915 - 1947
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black-and-white photographs
Location
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
6217
Collection
The Jackson Davis Collection of African American Photographs
Call Number
MSS 3072, 3072-a