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Aug. 30, 1977

Aug. 30, 1977: Among the first children to begin the new school year were pupils at Notre Dame School in Clarendon Hills. Throughout the week, various primary and secondary schools in Cook and DuPage suburbs opened their doors -- a source of irritation for some parents because the openings precede the long Labor Day weekend. Frank Hanes / Chicago Tribune