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Olga McGuire Hicks, 1897

    Died 1980

Olga (McGuire) Hicks was an Albion native and valedictorian of AHS Class of 1914. She taught foreign languages in the Albion Public Schools from 1920 untilher retirement in 1967. A French major, Olga taught English, French, and Spanish. It was Olga Hicks who introduced Spanish at Albion High School. She even reinstated German as a language course at Albion HighSchool (1936 only).  At the time of her retirement she had taught a total of 43 years.

Source: Frank Passic. A History of the Albion Public Schools. Albion, Michigan: E. Weil Publishing Services. 1991.

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