Retirements: Mabel Starbird and Naomi Gring, Music Faculty Party, June 12, 1944.
Two members of the Music Department are affected this year by the Perkins Retirement Plan. Miss Mabel A. Starbird, who was eligible for retirement a year ago, and continued to carry on her work during the present year, has completed thirty-three years of service to Perkins. She will be remembered because of fine work that she has done with the Girls' Glee Club. Miss Naomi K. Gring is retiring after thirty-seven years as teacher of piano in the Girls' Lower School. She is to return to her home in Maryland and has agreed to assist in the Maryland School for the Blind for the duration.