Historic Bremen Calendars Better Explainedby RT Henke on December 23, 2014
Who painted the large murals in the Bremen elementary cafeteriain the 1950s-60s? These were later moved to the walls of the hallways. Each of the 10 painting was signed by the students who worked on the mural. In signing, they used their initial rather than their first name and the year they painted the picture. The 10 murals were painted by a total of 24 students. Their names are John Aukerman, Harvey Bak, Dewey Balsley, Lynn Benson, Theresa Kay Clauss, Lana Elizabeth Fisher, Sue Haenes, Connie Hand, Michael Hardy, Fredrich Hepler, Neve Hochstetler, Sandra Keck, Sue Keller, Judy King, Doris Knoblock, Fred Martin, Jane Mayer, Rosemary Mutti, Wanda Sanborn, Bonnie Schultz, Rose Schultz, Danielle Sherry, Sally Sue Sullivan and Sandra Lou Weiss.
Their murals are featured in the 2015 Historic Bremen Calendar which is available at the following Bremen businesses: Bremen History Center, Koontz Hardware, Town Hall, Woodies Super Market, Don Schneider’s Barber Shop, Hospital Gift shop and Custom Framing Solutions. They can also be ordered from Historic Bremen, Inc. P.O. Box 471, Bremen, IN 46506 (add $2 for mailing). Make checks payable to Historic Bremen, Inc. The cost for the calendar is $15.00 each.