Dear Editor,

On behalf of the Paulding High School class of 1971, we wish to thank the following institutions and individuals for their role in allowing extensive research, access to films and photos, use of facilities and being solid Paulding county people helping people.

Priscilla Kadolph, Shane Glass and Tiffany Straley at The Paulding Progress and their endless newspaper resources.

Vickie Wilhelm, Patty Taylor and director Ellen Williams at the Paulding County Carnegie Library for use of their resources and equipment that were invaluable.

Kim Sutton, Sue Lafountain and the ladies at the John Paulding Historical Society for access to their immense database.

Superintendent Ken Amstutz, Principal Chris Etzler and their staff at the Paulding Schools and for the use of their facilities and their warm welcome to the class of 1971.

Paulding High School Athletic Director, Tyler Arend, for making available football films from 1970.

Staci Miller, Paulding High School Vocational Ag teacher and FFA advisor for making available photos and slides from the past.

For Paulding school, Jon Rhodes, for his technical direction and Chuck David for his control of the facilities.

Mark Holtsberry, Paulding County Commissioner, for his insightful impact of the Vietnam conflict during our school years.

Ron Winner, Rosalio Martinez, Jack Moore, Bob Miller and Marvin Burnett for their interviews in our documentary titled ‘Yesteryear.’

Robin Dobbeleare from Above and Beyond catering and her staff for the excellent dinner and service.

Dark Horse Productions from Delphos with Darin Hohman and Jack Brodke, for editing the production.

Your contributions have allowed to present a class reunion with a documentary that will be a timeless keepsake for every graduate of the class of 1971.

With our gratitude,

The Reunion Committee for the class of 1971