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Perth valedictorian memorialized on the moon

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According to his family, the name of the class of 1938 valedictorian at Perth High School is inscribed on a plaque left on the Moon. Stanley J. Jevitt, Sr., was born in Avoca, Pa., the son of Antoni and Julia Dziewit. The spelling later was changed to Jevitt. Stanley was the sixth of eight children. Antoni and Julia were Polish immigrants who originally settled in Amsterdam. They moved to Pennsylvania where they had a farm ...

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