This is how I remember the hospital in Halstead, KS, my mom's hometown. I walked by here many times on my way to town with my grandmother.
Dr. Hertzler was very famous in this part of Kansas. He wrote at least two books, The Horse and Buggy Doctor and The Doctor and His Patients. I have copies of both, signed by him to my mom who was a nurse there. She graduated in the class of 1923 at the age of nineteen.
In the 1970's in the lobby of the new hospital, there were large panels with the pictures of all the graduates through the years. I believe the hospital is now used for a different