Beware Mr. Yeggmen! - To make Charlotte safe from highwaymen and yeggmen these Charlotte high school girls have organized a pistol team to improve their marksmenship. Above photo shows the team at practice with Officer Blackman giving instruction. They are, left to right: Miss Alma Lloyd Ranson, Miss Elizabeth Barkalow, Miss Ruth Whitton and Miss Sara Thompson. All are juniors at Central High. December, 1931
Beware Mr. Yeggmen! - To make Charlotte safe from highwaymen and yeggmen these Charlotte high school girls have organized a pistol team to improve their marksmenship. Above photo shows the team at practice with Officer Blackman giving instruction. They are, left to right: Miss Alma Lloyd Ranson, Miss Elizabeth Barkalow, Miss Ruth Whitton and Miss Sara Thompson. All are juniors at Central High. December, 1931 The Charlotte Observer
Beware Mr. Yeggmen! - To make Charlotte safe from highwaymen and yeggmen these Charlotte high school girls have organized a pistol team to improve their marksmenship. Above photo shows the team at practice with Officer Blackman giving instruction. They are, left to right: Miss Alma Lloyd Ranson, Miss Elizabeth Barkalow, Miss Ruth Whitton and Miss Sara Thompson. All are juniors at Central High. December, 1931 The Charlotte Observer
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