So then what happened once the strike was called? What was the next step?
Our schools opened. Our schools opened and we were ready to go to work. Ah, in the interim, we had to appoint some principals and I think that's key. Ah, over the summer, ah, I put out a, a call for, uh--
If you just say in the interim we had to appoint some principals. Just begin that once again.
In the interim we had to appoint some principals so that when school was open we'd have a principal and a staff. Ah, and we, and we did appoint principals. Ah, we appointed, ah, Lou Fuentes to be the first, ah, Puerto Rican principal appointed in a city. Ah, Dave Lee the first Chinese principal in the United States. And, ah, ah, Percy Jenkins to be the high school principals and Mr. Harris to be a junior high school principal. And we also appointed--I'm fumbling for the guys name--a Jewish principal, ah, who Miss Hanson thought was an excellent principal and I concur.