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Franklin High School Girls Basketball Team 1935

Franklin High School Girls Basketball Team 1935

Franklin High School Girls basketball team of 1935. Franklin High School was located in Franklin Township, now Borough of Murrysville, Westmoreland county, PA.

Evelyn Ruth Harris (1919-1977), is second from the right. Possibly another one of the individuals is Betty Snyder, whose family owned Snyder's grocery store in Murrysville, PA.

Evelyn was born in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA, the daughter of Evan and Carrie Morgan Harris and lived her early years on the Pittsburgh South Side. Her mother, Carrie was widowed in 1922 and she re-married and moved with Evelyn to Plum Township, Allegheny County, PA in the late 1930's.

Evelyn married James Zimmerman, also of Plum Township, in 1938. They lived in Murrysville in the early years of their marriage.

Photo from the Zimmerman Family album.

Submitted by David Zimmerman, son of Evelyn Ruth Harris Zimmerman

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