The St. James Hight School class of 1953 met at noon at the Hickory Inn on June 22, 2013 to celebrate the 60th anniversary of their graduation. A total of 21 out of 81 of the graduates attended. Beside Minnesota other members from the class of ‘53 came from South Dakota, North Carolina, Nebraska, Colorado and Oregon. In the front from left to right: Elwood Wright, Elroy Mumme, Clem Belcher, Bernard Schwardt, Jancie Konz Meidl and Pat Running Anderson. Second row: Bill Brehmer, Karl Lehman, Virgene Swanson Harder, Phyllis Heppner Wilth, Jean Engelking Landsteiner, Jancie Oldenburg Jensen, Sharon Funk Shellum Larson, Hanna Sowers Marsden Gibbs, Marilyn Evans Brehmer and Lorraine Ritz Behlmer. The back row: Joan Warnemunde Ottum, Ardell Lunz Nelson Knudson, Duane Olson, Elsie Bierman Haler and Herbert Klaviter.