Home Page Click for Home Page
Martinsville High School - Martinsville, Virginia  

Draper & Ferrell Clothiers - Martinsville, Virginia
Najjar's Pizza Haven - Collinsville, Virginia
Click Here to Support mavahi.com!

Alumni Search

Search Photos by
Firstname or Lastname
use single words only
Message Boards

Select Class Year

Class Photos

Yearbook Class Photos are now Online for the Classes of:
1927  1928  1929 
1930  1932  1933  1934  1935  1936  1937  1938  1939  1940  1941  1942  1943  1944  1945  1946  1947  1948  1949  1950  1951  1952  1953  1954  1955  1956  1957  1958  1959  1960  1961  1962  1963  1964  1965  1966  1967  1968  1969  1970  1971  1972  1973  1974  1975  1976  1977  1978  1979  1980  1981  1982  1983  1984  1985  1986  1987  1988  1989  1990  1991  1992  1993  1994  1995  1996  1997  1998  1999  2000  2001  2002  2003  2004  2005  2006  2007 

Click on the Year above to see them, or go to the Message Boards for those years and click
"Yearbook Photos".

To help us add senior photos for your class, Click Here

Email the Webmaster
Martinsville High School Alumni
Class of 1968 Message List
Mrs. Mitchell - 15
08/22/08     Linda Weaver Nolen  (1968)      weim1@digdat.com
Many, many years ago, as a student at Patrick Henry Elementary, many of you may remember me as simply Linda Weaver from Maple Street. I went through elementary and high school with most of you....

I'm not embarrassed to tell this little story now, 'cause, frankly, we're old enough to get a chuckle of it.

When I was, maybe, in third grade, one of the local Women's Clubs were gracious enough to take me under their wings and provide me with proper dental care. I was picked up from school during the morning and taken to Dr. Charles Hall in the Chief Tassell Bldg. You ALL know where that is located, don't you. As I recall, there were quite a few visits to Dr. Hall. Maybe I was just so scared it seemed like a lot!! LOL

You will never guess who the wonderful lady was who picked me up from school, drove me to Dr. Hall's, patiently waited for me and then drove me back to school!

Mrs. Mitchell!!!!

If I remember correctly, she drove a green, 1953 or '54 Chevrolet. During my ride, the silence was deafening. Mrs. Mitchell tried to talk to me...I'm sure she sensed the tension. However, I wasn't very responsive. The ride to town was like the 'death ride' for me. What's more, that Chevrolet must have had the loudest clicking turn signals ever put on a car....or maybe it was just the fact that every turn meant that I was getting closer to Dr. Hall. The signals never seemed quite as loud on my return trip to school.

Mrs. Mitchell was one of the kindest, most dearest women I have ever had the chance to meet. Even though my Mom was not with me during these dreadful dentist appts., Mrs. Mitchell was the next best thing.

I willl never forget her!

God Bless You Mrs. Mitchell

And, thanks Tally for never 'ratting' me out!

Message Title
Your Message
Your Name
Class of:
Your Email Address
To Post your Message, click on the Kitten below:
what's this?
This message board is provided for the use and enjoyment of responsible Mavahi.com visitors. Submissions are edited for appropriate content, so please refrain from leaving inappropriate messages.