from grandma grace's book
This certifies that Grace Maxwell has completed the elementary course of study in a satisfactory manner adn has attained such grades that he is awarded this scholarship.
Good for One Year's Tuition
In Melbourne School during the school year beginning July 1 1931 and ending July 1 1932.
Given at Bethany Mo this 23 day of May 1931.
(signed) Alva L. Allen County Superintendent
Given by authority of the Board of Education.
Certificate of Merit
This is to Certify That
Grace Maxwell of Melbourne Missouri
was an entrant in the Spelling Contest, conducted by the Henry Field Seed Co., March 1929 and for her proficiency is Hereby Awarded This Certificate of Merit
(signed) Henry Field President
James Pearson contest Manager
Herny Field Seed Company Shenandoah,Iowa