This photo appeared in the County Herald, May 16th, 1958 on page six. The fact that everyone is dressed so nicely speaks to the importance of this milestone event. The original caption can be seen below the photo.
When September rolls around again, Gary Valcheff will be one of the new pupils at Port McNicoll Public School. Gary, 6, is being “signed in” by Mrs. Herb Carpenter of Midland, Simcoe public health nurse, while his mother, Mrs. Henry Valcheff, and sister Gail, 3, watch.
Mrs. Valcheff’s first name was Blossom.