ALMA MATER

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Mildred White Wallace    Clarice White Luck    Mary McMillan Robinson

 

Alma Mater, truest mother,

Thou hast guided us each day.

Thy protecting love has led us

To the portals of life’s way;

Never shall thy precepts leave us

As we journey from thy hall;

Tender memories will linger

As we heed thine every call.

 

For our school days soon are over;

In the world we’ll take our place,

And we’ll meet Life’s undertakings

Better now prepared to face;

So we thank thee, Alma Mater,

For our armor wrought with skill,

And when Life’s flame burneth dimly,

Shelby High, we’ll love thee still.