Simcoe's North School, 1956-57
Last updated: 10 Apr 2017
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This is teacher: Jim Adams
Identified by classmates Vicki Abbey and Gary Lennon.

Jim Adams, son of James and Eva Adams of Simcoe, graduated North School, Simcoe High, and Hamilton Normal School. Jim married his high school sweetheart, Inda Stitt, 5 Jul 1952 in Guelph, and spent his entire teaching career in Norfolk County, retiring in 1987. He taught music and grades 7 and 8 at Port Dover Public School, then was principal's relief at North, South and Elgin Schools, before becoming vice principal at South School. He spent the next 18 years coaching "every sport that was played there" and teaching at Port Dover Composite School, before spending five years as vice principal at Delhi District Secondary School. Jim and Inda have four children, 10 grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Jim and Inda "did the Florida thing" for 20 years. Jim has been very involved in Simcoe Lions Club and volunteers at NGH Nursing Home where Inda resides. 
-- also see Jim Adams in 1948 Simcoe High photo.
-- Jim actually told us more, see it here.

Our tour of people in the photo is organized left to right by row.


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