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Bush, E.H. Sr.

Bush, E.H. Sr.

Date: Thursday, July 05, 1984

Interview 035a: In this interview, former Diboll schoolteacher and Superintendent E. H. Bush, Sr. and former teacher Fenner Roth reminisce about teaching school in Diboll during the 1930’s.  They talk about discipline problems, dealing with the Great Depression, teacher and superintendent’s pay, and the heavy workload.  Mr. Bush tells stories about disciplining students, coaching the basketball and baseball teams, and trying to keep the hogs away from the children as they ate lunch.