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Francis Givins and Beth Givins interviewed by Edie Butler
This is an interview of Francis and Beth Givins conducted by Edie Butler at the Givins home on March 12, 1984. The interview is part of Humboldt State University Oral History Project. Franny Givins was a student at Humboldt from 1935 to 1940 and majored in PE education and participated in many sports teams activities. Bess was an education major and attended from 1935 to 1939. After completing college Franny taught and coached at Fortuna and Ferndale High Schools, in 1952 he was offered a teaching position at Humboldt and continued to teach and coach there until approximately 1980.