Calvin Strawder was a member of the AV Club at East Rowan High during all four grades.
Calvin Strawder, upper left, was one of only three black students in his 1967 graduating class at East Rowan High School.
A photo from the 1967 'Eastonian' shows Calvin Strawder as a guard on the East Rowan High football team.
Salisbury Post headlines during the 1960s still used the word ‘Negro’ in stories about integration. A couple of these headlines refer to Calvin Strawder’s 1963 enrollment at East Rowan.
Calvin Strawder sits in his office in Mableton, Ga. (Submitted photo)