Thursday, February 12, 2015

Silver Roses Present


In an old Laredo Times clipping I found among a stack of old pictures, mention is made of an event that took place at Cigarroa High School:  Halftime Highlights.  The short announcement appeared in a Sunday issue dated September 4, 1983.  That day the Cigarroa H.S. Silver Roses were scheduled to perform at 2:00 p.m. in the school's gym.

The reason my family saved this cutout is because of the party announcement on the reverse side.  Friends celebrated a birthday earlier in the week and it made the pages of the Times.  I just now realized what was on the side that's pictured above.

Back to the Halftime Highlights.  The reason this is significant is because Cigarroa High School opened for its first-ever semester on August 1983.  The school was just a couple of weeks old and already they were hosting events for the public.

And that's a moment in time.  

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