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WC medals from 1893 donated back to college

1893 WC mathematics and essay writing medals.

These Weatherford College medals for mathematics and essay writing dated 1893 were recently donated to the college by Jane and William Murray of Enola, Pennsylvania. The medals originally belonged to Williams’ great-grandmother, Lela Martin. Martin grew up in Weatherford and was Judge Preston Martin’s daughter and Mary Martin’s aunt. Established in 1869, WC is the oldest continuing two-year college west of the Mississippi River.