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Allow a few seconds for loading – when necessary
You may notice a tiny spinner-wheel in upper left of your screen
indicating that items are in the process of loading.
( Then, Scroll down each of the pages )
Grand Rapids, Michigan – Central High School
Combined Student Class of 1952 and 1953
. ……… ….. . . . … Grand Rapids Central High School
This Website Established: July 20, 2010
for Combined Class of 1952 and 1953
provides Information and Photos … (changed often),
and news for our class members. – Originator and Webmaster
W. B. Hecker, CHS Alumnus – Grand Rapids.
Please be Patient, Vigilant, and Cautious
during this World-Wide CoronaVirus THREAT
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It has surely upset our daily way of life in 2020 – That year is over now
but The COVID threat remains and we continue to use caution; precautions like wearing a mask, and avoiding crowds and public contact in general …
when you are able. Hand sanitizing is always helpful.
The COVID-19 Statistics shown on TV are obviously BAD
and often seem WORSE at times, even in 2021.
The CHS 52 / 53 Website was
2010 === 2020
Now it is 2021
and 11 Years for this Website.
Members may review this website frequently
as many changes and additions occur monthly.
It may take a keen eye to catch all these changes.
PLEASE REMEMBERR … this website is now our chief way
of communicating with members, since we no longer send out
our customary letters of Invite, as in the past
For the benefit of strangers, or out of towners;
this website in general is not intended for outsiders.
It contains a lot of things you may not understand.
The Website was built more than ten years ago for folks from
the combined class of 1952 & 1953 and friends or family members
We welcome anyone else to view our work, and gain what you can from it.
, . ..
SCHOOL DAYS were GOLDEN DAYS
Use Slider-Bar at the right of screen and scroll down
any of ( the NINE PAGES shown 1n dark strip above. )
Most ALL of your questions can be answered on this website.
If not, a phone call to the Secretary can assist you as needed.
Slow … The Web may be at times . . . .
but we have always been a very patient bunch.
Nine – page Menu Strip is at the TOP of each screen
CLICK once on any of the dark page-titles to see that page.
Use scroll-bar on the right – to see entire page, then
click the word “TOP”, and go on to yet another page, etc.
(Note: Class Member page is “Database”
Form – and therefore slightly different.
(it also has a FINDER box)
http://www.chs5253.com/ (and a space)
( We suggest Saveing it to “Favorites” )
HAVE YOU NOTICED
HOW MANY THINGS
ARE CHANGING EVERY MONTH
ON THE PAGES OF THIS WEBSITE ?
NOTE FROM THE OFFICE OF MR. UPTON
Many Thanks to those who REPLY to our Occasional Email.
It is good to hear from you, and to know that you are
alive and / or nearly well, and it helps to keep our
52 / 53 records in good working order.