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Fashion Show Prep, late April 1958 Octavia High School, Colfax

Fashion Show, 1958.

This late April 1958 scene shows Octavia High School student Marcella Brucker at a sewing machine working on a dress she planned to model for the May 1 Future Homemakers of America (FHA) fashion show. Fellow FHAers Judy Hoffman (middle) and Janice Weppler stand wearing their completed dresses.
Octavia is now Ridgeview High School.

Bill Kemp

Bill Kemp

Bill Kemp is the Librarian at the McLean County Museum of History

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