Your Space: Pittston resident uncovers Jefferson School class photo from 1953

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Pittston resident Lois Detato was going through boxes of old photos when she came across a picture of her sixth-grade class at Jefferson School, previously located on North Main Street in Pittston. The picture is of Detato and her classmates in 1953 prior to performing the school play, “The Boy Abe” based on Abraham Lincoln. From left, first row, are Margarat Karlow, Barbara Wassil, Jean Chodnicki, Carol Nardone, Lois Detato, Carol Galasso. Second row, Harry Pomichter, Thomas Wishneski, Eugene Rich, Beatrice Serino, Robert Toole, Albert Serino. Third row, Billy Reap. Joseph Breza, Helene Himlin, Michael Kiselavich and Amos Shannon. photo