The board of editors of the Lit is pictured in the Watertown High School 1916 Annual. The Lit was a newspaper/literary magazine that came out five times a year. In front, from left: Dorothy Williams, Helen Greenman, Delos Otis, Mildred Reeves, Katherine Buchholz and Helen Hyland. In back: Gordon W. Bryant, Stewart Thompson, Frederic Calkins, Harry Hubbard and Lyle Dowdell. In 1916 Gordon Bryant was hired by the Watertown Daily Times as an office boy. Over six decades, he was a reporter, sports editor, telegraph editor, city editor and finally executive editor. He was 84 when he died in June 1984.