Group/ School photo of 1st Grade Class, Naval Air Station, Adak, Alaska, Fall 1949, came from the Barton/ Forney Collection by Betty Colleen Barton Forney & Fredric John Forney. On the back, it is labeled "Compliments of Capt. Daily, Hasty 33." Donna Forney Clark is in the second row, 3rd student from the right. Ellen is in the 2nd row, 4th student from the right. Girls who had just come from the lower forty-eight wore Mary Jane shoes while all the other children who had been on Adak awhile wore the only shoes available, sturdy oxfords. More photos of Adak, Alaska Naval Air Station personnel are found at Michael Gordonís ďA Pictorial and Anecdotal History of Adak, Alaska, U.S.A.Ē at http://www.orneveien.org/adak/ Photos appear under the heading "1948 Chaplain Fredric John Forney."
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