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Braxton County, West Virginia


Burnsville Teachers
Burnsville, W. VA, August 2, --The teachers from Burnsville Academy for the coming year were elected yesterday. They are as follows: Marshal Morton, A. B. principal; Fred D. Cosner, B. S. assistant, and Miss Clara Gribble teacher of music. this is considered a good selection, and it is expected that the Academy will be very prosperous with this faculty.
Source:  Wheeling Register (Wheeling, WV) Saturday, August 3, 1895  Transcribed by: Debbie Oberst

Burnsville Academy Graduates
Burnsville, W. VA., June 7,-- The Burnsville Academy closed its third and most prosperous year yesterday. the folowing is a list of the graduates: Thomas F. Anderson of Rockbridge County, Va, Henry L. Hornbeck and D. B. Burns of Burnsville, Miss Gertrude McCue, of Maiden, Kanawha county, Miss Anna Beck, of Peck's Run, Upshur county, and Miss Iva Cooper, of Vandalla, Lewis county. Source:  Wheeling Register (Wheeling, WV) Friday, June 8, 1894  Transcribed by: Debbie Oberst

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