Wilton school of yesteryear

Wilton basketball team, 1949 — Row one: Bill Rice, Norman Anderson and Mr. Loff. Row two: Gene McCann, Royce Kortbein and Darrell Zellmer. Row three: John Wiseman, Eugene Cox, Norman Kuderer and Raphael Steinbrink.

Wilton High School cheerleaders, circa 1949 — Row one: Shirley Chambers and Mary Rice. Row two: Caroline Flock and Alice Anderson

Wilton High School band, 1938 — Do you know the names of any of these students? Contact the County Line at 337-4232 or [email protected]

Aldis Strazdins of Wilton recently created these photographic positives from negatives found among the collection of the late Herbert Anderson of Wilton. Anderson’s daughter, Alice Brandau, had supplied the negatives to Strazdins. A beekeeper, photographer and farmer, Anderson (1897–1989) documented village life in the early and mid-20th century.

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