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Page 13 text:
Edward Cunningham . . .
Ed hails from Jefferson. A member
of homeroom 2l7. Ed has black
hair and brown eyes. His favorite
subject is history . . . and high on
his list of favorite teachers is Miss
Holmes. He pals with Terry . . .
Roger . . . and Dave. Favorite quo-
tation, "Don't di ou." Favorite
song, "Runem Off.' Ed's hobby is
Ambition: To own a nationally known
Myrtle Francis Cutler . . .
Mert pals with Mary, Cynthia, Bar-
bara, and Beverly. Favorite subject
History . . . Favorite teacher Miss
Holmes. Mrytle is a member of
homeroom 217. She has brown hair
and hazel eyes. Mert has been a
member of the Junior and Senior
Student Councils, Sr. Chorus, and
Glee Club. Her talents are playing
the piano, writing letters, eating,
and loafing. Hobbies are sewing,
cooking, and collecting pictures. She
belongs to the B.B.S .... O.B.D ....
O.Y.C .... B.B. clubs. Her biggest
thrill is yet to come.
Ambition: To be a success and do
some of the things l have wanted
Mary Rose Dethrow . . .
5' 2" eyes of blue and blonde hair
describes this cute little gal.
hails from Howe school and
member of homeroom ll9. Toots
pals Norma, Nancy, Barbara, and
Shirley. She served on office
four semesters Greenhorn taff
. . . s
and Sr. Rail staff. She belongs to
Y-Teens, Calico, R.A.T.T.C .... and
4-J.O.K.E.R.S. club. Playing the man-
dolin is her big talent. Collecting
Hank Snow and Hank Williams rec-
ords is her hobby. "Walk Lightly"
is her favorite song. Favorite quo-
tation . . . "Why, surel!" Biggest
thrill will be . , . graduation.
Ambition: To go to college and be
Glenda Jean Dickey . . .
"Glen" who has brown hair and
hazel eyes came to Lincoln from Mc-
Kinley. She is in homeroom ll9.
Glen lists her favorite teacher as Mr,
Chatman . . . and favorite subject
as Study Halli She can be seen with
Sal, Dix, Marsh, Fran, Donna, Jan.
and Mary. She has served on the
office staff. Glenda's talents . .
making Sal and Mary miserable,
sleeping, eating Pizza with Fran.
Her hobby is figuring out SaIly's
jokes and then laughing at them.
l.O.L.E.M.A.C .... I.F.L.A .,.. and
D.O.N. clubs. Biggest thrill is U.S.-
A.F. and graduation . . . tat Iostl.
Ambition: To win scads of clothes
and . . . make good in T.V. with ???
Merilyn R. Dobbins . . .
The ability to get along with lrene
is Mare's talent. She came to Lin-
coln from Park Ave. Mare has clark
brown hair and dark brown eyes.
She pals with Mary Ellen, Irene, and
the rest of the gang. Journalism
and History are her favorite subjects,
and Miss Holmes and Mr. Sanders
are her favorite teachers. Merilyn
has served on Jr. Student Council,
and participated in a school play,
"Death Takes A HoIiday." Her hob-
bies are dancing, horseback riding,
basketball, slumber parties . . . and
one man!! A member of S.T.T.T.H S.
. . . N.E.C .... T.F.M.S.L. . . .
Ambition: To be a success.
Diane Dolly Dressler . . .
Brown hair, blue eyes describes this
short and sweet little gal. She came
to Lincoln from Saylor . . . Mr. San-
ders is her favorite teacher . . .
Favorite subjects . . . chorus and
journalism. "Dolly'f has served on
Student Council, Library Staff and
Sextet . . . Was also Usher Chair-
man. Friends are Mary Ellen, Meri-
Jo, Mary L., Mary A., lrene, Mari-
lyn, Shirl, Ruth, Georgia and Paula
Diane's hobbies are swimming, bowl-
ing, ice skating, and loafing. She
belongs to S.T.T.T.H.S .... N.E.C.
. . . T.F.M.S.L .... M.F.P.P. and
THE BIG TEN. Graduation, bowling
2ll and owning her own-car are her
Ambition: To attend S.LJ.l. and own
Shirley Exford . . .
Hails from Maple Grove. Homeroom
ll9 . . . Professor has blonde hair,
hazel eyes . . . Pals with Anita, Jean,
Beverly, Barb, Nancy and Mary Lou.
Typing and Shorthand are her favor-
ite subjects, Miss Moroney her fa-
vorite teacher. Shirley's hobbies are
sewing, singing, and Crocheting. Tal-
ents yet to be discovered. A mem-
ber of A.B.S. club. Graduation will
be her biggest thrill . . . "Oh My
Papa" and "Secret Love" are her
favorite songs. Favorite quotation
, . . "You can do anything you want
to bad enough."
Ambition: To be successful in every-
thing I attempt.
Frances Jean Favaro . . .
Big brown eyes and brown hair de-
scribes this cute gal. She comes to
Lincoln from St. Joseph's. A mem-
ber of Homeroom ll9. Fran pals
with Donna, Janet, Phyl, Sal, Glen,
Marsha and Sandra. Boys . . . eat-
ing, sleeping . . . and more boys
are her hobbies. Eating Pizza with
Glen is her big talent. She belongs
to the M.I.J .... L.E.M.A.C ....
T.F.M.S.L. clubs. Fran has served
on gym staff. Mr. Sanders her fa-
vorite teacher. Art her favorite sub-
ject. Fran's biggest thrill is yet to
Ambition: Fly to the moon in Phyl's
home made rocket and live on green
Richard Fazio . . .
Came to Lincoln from Park Avenue.
Hunting, fishing, and eating take up
Faz's spare time. His main talent
is breaking light bulbs in the hall.
Can always be seen with Bill Barrett.
Possessor of beautiful brown eyes
and dark brown hair. Dick's favor-
ite song is "Heart of My Heart."
Spanish tops his list of subjects and
Mr. Stone is his favorite teacher.
One of the members of C.C.C.C. and
J.E.R.K.S. Dick claims his biggest
thrill was receiving his football mon-
Ambition: To be a success and have
a lot of money.
Richard C. J. Felice . . .
Dick hails from Howe. A member
of Homeroom ll9. Dick has black
hair, brown eyes . . . Pals with Jack,
Larry, Rich. Mr. Stone is his favor-
ite teacher and chemistry his favor-
ite subject. Chief Justice of Sr
Student Council, Editor of Sr. Rail,
and Sports Editor of Greenhorn. He
lettered twice in football . . . once
in basketball. Receiving the honor
of team captain of the 53-54 bask-
ketball team was Dick's biggest thrill.
Hobbies are sports of all kinds. Be-
lOf'1Qs to R.A.G .... N.O.C. clubs.
"Heck Yes" is Richard's favorite
quotation. fThat's all we ever hear
when he is aroundllj
Ambition: To be someone!!!
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Kenneth Carter . . .
Kenny came to Lincoln from Park
Ave. He is a member af homeroom
2l7. Peepers has brown eyes and
black hair, He pals with Douglas,
Horton, Copley, and Little. His fa-
vorite teacher is Mr. Morgenthaler
and his favorite subject . . . Library.
Kenny's hobby is changing tires, and
his big talent is chugging . . . Pepsi,
Kenny lettered in Basketball. He
belongs to the P.A.G. club. His big-
gest thrill is yet to come. Favorite
song, 'There Was A Bay."
Ambition: To be a millionaire.
Marylyn Therese Cash . . .
"Bank" has served on Greenhorn,
Regular Rail, and Home Ec. Staff.
She pals with Dort, Judy, Barb, Bebe,
Marianne and Lerrine. Bank has
blue eyes, brown hair. Mr. Sanders
is high on her list of teachers. Jour-
nalism is her favorite subject. Her
hobbies are being with Jae, bowling,
drawing, and collecting stuffed ani-
mals. Bank belongs to Calico . . .
C.F.P.M .... S.S.S.R. and K.D.N.
clubs. Her favorite song . . . "Secret
Love," favorite quotation . . . "Heck,
Yes." Marylyn is a member of home-
room 2l7. Biggest thrill was receiv-
Ambition: To see the Lone Ranger
and Cisco Kid meet.
Josephine Mary Cipole . . .
Chips came io Lincoln from St. An-
thony's School. She is President of
Home Ec. Staff. Josie lists Miss
Moroney as her favorite teacher and
Home Ec. as her favorite subject.
She has clark brown hair and brown
eyes. Pals with Flip, Mary, and Bev.
She says hcr favorite songs are
"Cross Over the Bridge" and "As
Far As l'm Concerned." Jo's talent
is singing and her hobbies are writ-
ing to Les and sewing . . . Jo is a
faithful member of C.Y.O. club. Her
biggest thrill is yet to come.
Ambition: To keep working at N.W.B.
then some day get married.
Dole LeRoy Clark . . .
Brown hair and blue eyes can only
describe Dale. He came to Lincoln
from Park Ave. A member of home-
room 2l7. Dale was elected Editor
of Greenhorn and Editor of Rail-
splitter . . . Favorite teacher Miss
Holmes . . . Favorite subject Jour-
nalism. Clarkinskie lists his hobbies
and talents as shocking Miss Holmes.
His biggest thrill will be . . . starting
to college. Dale has lettered in
football. He pals with Larry, Bill,
Jack, Dick, Rich. Pals in Jlm . . .
Marilyn. Dale belongs to Calico...
S.S.S.R .... C.F.P.M .... D.D.U.
Ambition: To take Business Adm. at
Roger Conrath . . .
"Isaac" is a member of the L.S.-
M.F.T. and L.E.M.A.C. clubs. His
hobbies . . . hunting, fishing, girls,
and raising dogs. Roger has black
hair and brown eyes. Crafts is his
favorite subject. Miss Lewis tops an
his list of teachers . . . He pals with
Ed, Buddy, and Bob. Biggest thrill
was being caught in Gray's Lake bv
the cops. His favorite song "Oh My
Papa," and "There Stands the Glass."
"Make good money and still be
poor" is Roger's favorite quotation.
Ambition: Live in Canada and be a
Mary Luella Cooper . . .
Coop is a member of hom0rOOm 2l7.
She has brown hair and DYOWH eY9S4
Favorite subject Homernaking and
favorite teacher Miss MoroneY - - -
Mary pals with Cyn . . . Barbara V. ..
Bev . . . and Myrtle . . . Cooking
and sewing are her hobbies. She is
a member of the D.D.C .... and
B.B.S. clubs. Her favorite songs are
"Cross Over the Bridge," and "l'm
Available." Her biggest thrill will
Ambition: To be successful in what-
ever I do.
Ronnie Copley . . .
Ronnie came to Lincoln from Park
Ave. A member of homeroom 217.
Ron has red hair and brown eyes.
He pals with Marshall, Montray, Car-
ter, Little, Stevenson, and Bonanno.
Mr. Morgenthaler is his favorite
teacher. Library his favorite subject.
His talents are playing pitch and
canasta. Hobbies . . . a certain
girl, women, old ladies . . . and
loafing. He is a member of the
P.A.G .... L.LJ.S.H .... P.P.W ....
B.D.C. clubs. Ron's biggest thrill
was when they made Milwaukee
baseball famous. Favorite quotation,
"What will you have?" . . . Favorite
songs "Wanted" and "Granada,"
Ambition: To buy Milwaukee, Wis.
Ardys Ellen Cornell . . .
"Art" has red hair and green eyes.
Her favorite teacher is Mr. Sanders.
Favorite subject, Journalism, Art's
big talent is always finding out if
someone lies to her. She pals around
with Janice, Mary, and Bert. Her
favorite quotation is "It's the most-
est to say the leastest about the
bestest." Her favorite song is
"Wanted" and her hobby is keeping
late hours on weekends. Art's big-
gest thrill will be . . . getting out
Ambition: To "Llve it up."
Mary Alice Cox . . .
Amazon . . . has brown hair and
hazel eyes. She came to Lincoln from
Bondurant. A member of homeroom
217. Mary pals with Mary Ellen,
Mary Jo, and the rest of the "ten"
in the gang. Her talents are yet to
be revealed. Her hobbies are horse
back riding, dancing, swimming . . .
bowling and . . . BOYS!!! and bas-
ketball. She is a member of the
Norwalk Saddle Club, S.T.T.T.H.S.,
N.E.C., T.F.M.S.L. and M.F.P.P. clubs.
Mary's biggest thrill will be gradu-
ation. Miss Holmes and Mr. Sanders
are he-r favorite teachers . . . JLM.
and -History top her list of subjects.
Ambition: Raise and train saddle
horses and always be happy.
Charles Cross . . .
Charlie was elected Vice President of
Sr. Student Council this semester...
He has brown hair and blue eyes.
A member of homeroom 2l7. Chuck
pals with Harry, John, Bradley, and
Frank. His talents are undiscovered.
Hobbies, sports of all kinds. Lettered
twice in football . . . twice in wres-
tling. His favorite subject English.
Favorite teacher Mr. Stone. Chucks
biggest thrill was being Q member
of the Lincoln wrestling teqm which
took the city title and having Q
chance to go to state. Also Joyce
Ambition: To be successful in coll
lege . . . and throughout life,
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Janet Mae Flatt . . .
Jan hails from McKinley. Home-
room 119. Jan has brown hair and
blue eyes. Mr. Sanders is her favor-
ite teacher . . . History her favorite
subject. She pals with Donna, Fran,
Sondra, Sal, Glen, Marsha, and Shir-
ley. Jan has been in two school
plays, "Harvey" and 'Dear Ruth."
Served on Reg. Rail Staff, Her tol-
ents are cooking, sleeping and bowl-
ing. Hobbies, tennis and baseball.
Jan belongs to Calico, S.S.S.R ....
C.T.P .... and D.O.A clubs. "You
Goofed" is Jan's favorite quotation.
Biggest thrill . . . graduation and
being in two school plays.
Ambition: To be a success, own a
Lincoln...and see the world with
Judy Marie Fontanini . . .
Brown hair, big brown eyes describe
this cute gal. Member of Homeroom
119. Crafts is "Font's" favorite sub-
ject. She pals around with Moses,
Molly, Marianne, Dort, Marylyn,
Beebe, Lerrine and all the gang. Her
talents, canning . . . lobsters . . .
snails . . . eating . . . sleeping . . .
arguing . . . jumping rope. Served
on Nurse's Staff tour semesters. Jun-
ior Student Council, Chairman of
Judicial Committee Ninth Grade.
Elected Homecoming Princess. Big-
gest thrill will be graduation . . .
"Font's" favorite songs are "Chew
Tobacco Rag," "Farmer in the Dell."
Ambition: To be a professional gar-
bage collector with Dort and Beeb.
Doris Jean Frecl . . .
Eating, writing letters, and Jerry are
Jcannie's hobbies. Talents are all
hidden. Jean came to Lincoln from
Howe. A member of Homeroom l'9.
Jean has brown hair and blue eyes.
Favorite teacher Miss Moroney, fa-
vorite subject, Chorus. She pals with
Anita, Shirley, Nancy, Barb, and
Helen. Jean has served on Home
F' Staff and Chorus. Belongs to
the l.G.A.R. club. She always says,
"Where there's a Will there's a
Way." "Stardust" and "Yours" are
tops on her list of songs. Her big-
gest thrill is yet to come. fOh Happy
Ambition: To have many friends and
make a certain someone happy.
Robert Harry Gamble . . .
Bob a member of Homeroom 119.
Came to Lincoln from Washington.
Pals with Bellizzi, Wolfe, and Scott.
English is Bob's favorite subject. Mr.
Berry his favorite teacher. Bob has
been in Chorus and Glee Club, Sr.
Homeroom, Student Council President
in Ninth Grade. Playing the guitar
and hunting are his hobbies. He has
won four letters in track. His big-
gest thill was appearing on a televi-
sion panel. "Tis better to have lived
and loved than to never have lived
at all" is his favorite quotation.
Ambition: To graduate from a Sem-
Donna Lee Hampshire . . .
Brown hair i???l blue eyes describes
"Ham," A member of Homeroom
ll9. Came to Lincoln from Wash-
ington. Miss Mitchell is her favorite
teacher, Chorus her favorite subject.
Pals with Lerrine, Marian, Harriett,
Bernice and Beeb. Served on Home
Ec. Staff and Gym Staff. Belongs
to C.F.P.M .... S.S.S.R ....
C.P.W .... Calico and D.L.A.D.
ice skating is her hobby. Ham's fa-
vorite song is "Bell Bottom Blues."
Donna's biggest thrill is yet to come.
Lettered in Hopscotch and Tiddly
Ambition: To tour all over the world
with Lerrine in her Rocket Ship.
Ralph Eugene Hartley . . .
Gov is a member of Homeroom 119.
Hails from Washington. Can alwavs
be seen with Lanny and Frank. ROlPl1
has blue eyes and brown hair. Mr.
Ator is his favorite teacher, wood-
shop his favorite subject.. His big
talent is blowing bubbles with bubble
gum. Hobbies are fishing and golf.
Belgngs to club. - RGlDl'1'S
biggest thrill was passing Miss Selby
in History 5 and 6. "Heart of My
Heart" and "Rags to Riches" are
his favorite songs. "What the heck
is that, stupid?" is his favorite quo-
Ambition: To be a success and own
a 1954 Oldsmobile.
Judy Harvey . . .
Judy has served on Nurse's Staff
seven semesters and participated in
two school plays, "Death Takes A
Holiday and "Snafu." Harv is a
member of homeroom 119, has dark
hair and blue eyes. Came to Lin-
coln from Park Ave. Collecting rec-
ords and swimming are Judy's hob-
bies. Belongs to F.N. and F.M.A.
clubs. Favorite teacher Miss Scan-
lan, favorite subject Dramatics. Judy
pals with Marie Ruth, Judy, and
Sally. Biggest riifiii will be gradu-
ating from S.U.l .... and also go-
ing with Guy. "September Song" is
her favorite song.
Ambition: To become a Registered
Shirley Ann Hawbaker . . .
Shirl came to Lincoln from Park Ave.
A member of Homeroom 119. Mr.
Stone her favorite teacher, Chemistry
her favorite subject. Shirl has light
brown hair and blue eyes. Pals with
Ruthy . . . Myrn . , . Lou . . . Joey
and Coe. Served in Band since 7t
grade. Belongs to T.W.F.S. club.
Hobbies are swimming and archery.
Talent, giving Mr. Stone gray hair.
Biggest thrill will be graduation.
"Bells of St. Mary's" and "l'll Walk
Alone" are her favorite songs. "You
can't laugh until I laugh" is her
Ambition: To graduate from Broad-
lawns School of Nursing with flying
Frances Honnold Heothcote . . .
Fran has brown hair and brown eyes.
Hails from Howe. A member of
Homeroom 119. Miss Holmes and
Mr. Sanders are her favorite teach-
ers. English and Journalism her fo-
vorite subjects. Pals with Carolyn,
Ernie, Fran, Mary, Judy and Florence.
Talents are yet to be revealed. Hob-
bies are bowling, Jerry, the gong,
Jerry, and loafing. Belongs to F.T.A.
. . . O.B.D .... O.Y.C .... B.B.
. . . l.G.A.R. clubs. Her. biggest
thrill was getting married. "Be My
Love" and "Because" are her favor-
ite songs. "oo-bee-dow" is her fa-
Ambition: To live, love, and be
happy with "Jerry."
Sondra Sue Heckman . . .
This cute gal has brown hair and
hazelheyes. She came to Lincoln
from Valley. A member of Home-
room ll9. Pals with Shirley, Mari-
lyn, Nancy, and all the gang. Served
on Gym Staff, Sec. of F.T.A ....
Greenhorn and Regular Rail. Mr.
Sanders is her favorite teacher. Her
favorite subject Homeroom. Hobbies
are eating, sleeping, Jim, driving,
Jim. Belongs to l.G.A.R .... S.S.S.R.
. . . J.l.M .... C.P.M .... Tick
Tock and Calico. Her biggest thrill
will be graduation. Toe dancing is
her big talent.
Ambition: To always be happy and
have many many friends.
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