Schools for Gorman Road Site
"The purchase of one large tract of land planned to accommodate two schools, was announced this week by John E. Yingling, Superintendent of Howard schools.
In the precedent-breaking move, the school board announced the acquisition of 35 acres of the John T. Leishear property just off Gorman Road near Leishear Road. An elementary and a junior high school will be built on the property within five years. ... .
In another announcement, Mr. Yingling said that the school board had already looked at three sites for public schools in Columbia, Howard's projected new city....