A site for the Senior alumni of Washougal Schools
Here is a link to a Facebook site that Tanya Beadle set up for the 2009 and 2010 Oldtimers Cruise-Ins. Tommny Beadle took some very professional looking photos. Simply click on a photo which will open up many more.
It is hard to believe that it has been 50 years since these programs aired on KISN Radio. AAAAGH!
Click on this link to relive a bit of your youth. This is the Mike Phillips show from 1962.
KISN Radio 1962.wmv
Here is probably the most popular KISN DJ of the period, "Tiger" Tom Murphy. This is also a 1962 show.
Help!! I'm desperate for nostalgic content to add to the site.......with little Washougal memorabilia myself, I've added some generic material such as Old Time Radio and Classic Television but I can only go so far with this.....I've considered adding some widgets, although I think those would simply move the site farther away from its' original intent....I think I will, though, add a worldwide webcam player for viewing many sites across the globe in real time and gloriously… Continue
Hurrah for Robin Bliss! He has created the second group. The Class of '58, so now there are a total of two, the other one being the Class of '62......membership in each totals 1.
Also, any member of any class may start a group simply by clicking the Group tab, then Create Group on the next window. As easy as that.....and…Continue
Still experimenting with adding videos to the site. The main videos have various resolutions, but for the most part are not that great.....the smaller ones on the bottom left of the main page, as represented by the Alice Comedy, are clear at 2.5 inch screen.....Next I am going to see how an embedded higher resolution video will look here.....but it will surely work well for broadband users only....so regardless of how they look, I wouldn't be planning to post many of them at a definition this… Continue
Here is what was playing at the Roxy theater from Oct 16th thru the 18th, in 1947. I am certain there were some of our Oldtimer's in attendance. Click on See More to see Washougal's "Columbia Valley Advocate" newspaper's ad for the movie.…Continue
Posted by Eldon Stuhr (Class of '62) on June 21, 2013 at 2:30pm
If you did not get a copy of Dick Schaefer's (class of '55) published book Mill Town , it is still available by mail.
Cost is $15, including shipping and handling. Send checks payable to Dick Shaefer at 309 Tala Way, Niceville, FL 32578. Book should arrive within a week.
It is a book very close to home for Washougal Oldtimers dealing as is does with......but let's let the author peak our interest:
"The book is dedicated to Bob Poffenroth, a teacher and coach that started with my class in the 6th grade and finished with us in High School. It talks about the Washougal area in the 40s and 50s and tells stories about our experience passing through the school system. It highlights some of the happenings, both funny and sad, as we made that journey." Dick Schaefer