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The little school on the street of nations

by Carolyn Newman WALSENBURG — The little students in the Seventh Street school were shocked; their principal, Miss Lucy Lester, 58, left school as usual on Friday. By Monday morning she was dead of pneumonia, the sickness that carried off people so quickly before the days of antibiotics. It was 1918. The Seventh Street school
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