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7. HURRICANE CAMILLE - Five persons await rescue on rail tracks between Gulfport and New Orleans after winds had lifted their house.
8. KENNEDY'S ATTEND FUNERAL - Sen Edward M Kennedy follows his wife, Joan into St. Vincent s church in Plymouth, Pennsylvania, to attend funeral service for Mary Jo Kopechne. Miss Kopechne died in an auto mishap from which Sen. Kennedy escaped. (July, '69)
9. MISS AMERICA - Pamela Anne Eldred, 21-year-old Detroit College Senior was crowned Miss America for 1970 in Atlantic City. (Sept. ‘69)
10. ROSES FOR MAJESTIC PRINCE - Jockey Bill Hartack helps to raise blanket of roses atop Majestic Prince after they won the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. Owner Frank McMahon is at right.
11. UNDERDOGS BECOME TOP DOGS The New York Mets, and their fans, whoop it up after becoming the baseball champions of the world. (Oct. '69)
12. HIGH TRIBUNAL HAPPENINGS - Abe Fortas. BACK ROW. LEFT, resigned under fire during 1969. Chief Justice Earl Warren. FRONT ROW, CENTER, was succeeded by Warren Burger.The Annual Staff of Ada High School Proudly Presents the 1970 edition of
The yearbook published with the idea in mind that 1970 was A Time for Us
Pat Conley, Editor-in-Chief Linda Long, Business Manager Mrs. Virginia Milnar, AdviserThe Year 1970 — A Time
"To everything there is a season and a time to every purpose under heaven. There is a time to be born and a time to die, " but there is an interval between these two times that is of infinite importance. It is with a part of that interval that we are now concerned, the part that constitutes our school lives.
Perhaps our school lives could best be described as a time of challenges. During this time we develop knowledge and skills so that when our time to lead arrives we will be prepared to manage the affairs of the world with some degree of sensibility. As students, we strive to express our thoughts, ideals.
and attitudes in such a manner that they will be comprehensible to others. We compete for awards and honors and meet success or failure, but in either case, we may feel proud that we are able to meet the challenge. We find a time to feel excited about making a touchdown when we are twenty points behind, and the game is nearly over. And we find a time to feel nervous on opening night of a class play as the curtain slides open, and we must remember our lines. But whatever the challenge, however we met it, we will look back some ages hence and know that this time was our time.
A time for guidance
A time to look ahead
A time to win lose
A time to meet challenges . . . page 47
A time to perform
. . . page 67
A time to enjoy
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A time to be proud
. . . page 89
A time to support
.. page 1131970 Board and Superintendent
Superintendent Neil L. Allen
VICE-PRESIDENT Dr. Thomas B. Martin, PRESIDENT Mrs. Nancy DaPore, Mrs. Janet Hubbell, Mr. Charles E. Conley, Robert B. Elliott, M. D.
Superintendent Allen and Board President DaPore confer.Principal and P.T.A
P.T.A. Executive Committee
Mrs. Joan Dombusch
Mrs. Betty Fisher
A. E. A. REPRESENTATIVE
Mrs. Frances Price
Mr. Neil Allen
Principal Paul H. Cramer, Jr
TREASURER Mrs. Tressie Achey, SECRETARY Mrs. Wilma Willeke, PRESIDENT Mr. Jack Miller, VICE-PRESIDENT Mr. Dale Wilhelm.
MR. MICHAEL ALLEN..............Mathematics
MR. WILLIAM ANSLEY . . Instrumental Music
MRS. KAREN BAERKIRCHER.............English
MRS. MARGUARET BOZARTH . . . Commercial
MR. THOMAS COE..............Social Studies
MR. THOMAS DEARTH...........Industrial Arts
MRS. MARILYN DEEVER...............English
MISS KATHLEEN ENGLISH . Physical Education
MISS MARJORIE GRAYBILL.............Speech
MR. THOMAS GREER................... OWE
MR. RICHARD LAWRENCE...............D.C.T.
MR. THEODORE LEE............Industrial Arts
MR. DALE MADISON .................History
Current Events Drivers Education
MRS. VIRGINIA MILNAR............Librarian
MR. ROBERT MINTO......................Art
MR. KEVEN NEFF....................Science
MRS. LUCILLE NEISWANDER............French
MR. ARTHUR NORBERG................Science
MRS. SHARON PITTS.............Mathematics
MRS. FRANCES PRICE................English
MR. LOWELL REESE..............Mathematics
MISS ANN SALE...............Social Studies
MR. JOSEPH SALTZMAN............Vocational
MRS. JEAN SLEESMAN.......... Social Studies
MRS. BETTY SPITZER .... Home Economics
MRS. VIOLA STAVENGER .... School Nurse
MR. RICHARD SUNDERMAN.............Physics
MR. ROGER WASHBURN..........Vocal Music
MR. DOUGLAS WEIRICH . . Physical Education
MRS. ERNESTINE WIEDEMANN .... English
8MR. WILLIAM ANSLEY
MRS. MARGUARET BOZARTH
MR. THOMAS DEARTH
Mind Benders 1970
MR. MICHAEL ALLEN
MR. THOMAS COE
MRS. KAREN BAERKIRCHERMRS. MARILYN DEEVER
MISS MARJORIE GRAYBILL
MR. RICHARD LAWRENCE
MISS KATHLEEN ENGLISH
MR. THOMAS GREER
MR. THEODORE LEEMRS. VIRGINIA MILNAR
MR. KEVEN NEFF
MR. ARTHUR NORBERG
MR. DALE MADISON
MR. ROBERT MINTO
MRS. LUCILLE NEISWANDERMRS. SHARON PITTS
MR. LOWELL REESE
MR. JOSEPH SALTZMAN
MRS. FRANCES PRICE
MISS ANN SALE
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SUPERINTENDENT'S SECRETARY: Mrs. Janet Klingler
SCHOOL BOARD CLERK: Mrs. Darlene Anspach
SUPERINTENDENT’S SECRETARY: Mrs. Maxine McBrideJANITORIAL STAFF: Bob LaRue
Mrs. Owen Scott Clarence Weihrauch
JANITORIAL STAFF: Jerry Harper Lacy Brown Justin Shadley
BUS DRIVERS: Justin Shadley Dean Moore Bernard Epley
Cloyce Hauenstein Nolan Burman ►
Clarence Weihrauch Jerry DearthCOOKS Mrs. Rosa Stoodt and Mrs. Evelyn Epley
COOKS Mrs. Doris Weihrauch, Mrs and Mrs. Mary Koop
CAFETERIA MANAGER Mrs. Violet Fox
CAFETERIA HELPERS Bob Devier, Mary Baughman, Tony Conley, Mike Vandeborne, Mark Willeke, Kris Decker, Della Thompson, Doris Ganzer, Kathy Shumacher, Toni Garver, Jeff Hall, Debbie Kent, Joyce Klingler.The 1969-70 school year saw many new ideas and programs initiated at Ada High School. Three new and improved subject programs were added -the Ad -vanced Placement Program in English and American History, the Occupational Work Experience Program, and an expanded program in Industrial Arts. A second big change was die scheduling of classes based on a module system.
A "mod” consisted of 15 minutes, and 27 "mods" made a full day. Classes
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21Class of 1972
OFFICERS: SECRETARY Dave Wagner PRESIDENT Carey Clum VICE-PRESIDENT Andy Lombardo TREASURER Karen Gilbert
Diana De ringer
Keith Ruby Bill
Westrick Wilson Wright
OFFICERS SEC. -TREAS. Larry Conley V. PRES. Linda Van Atta
PRESIDENT Brad Hays
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25Singleton Rems burg
Chris Van Atta
Jeanine Sous ley
Linda Van Atta
26Bits and Pieces
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SECRETARY-TREASURER Judy Marshall PRESIDENT Laura Neiswander VICE-PRESIDENT Eric Archer
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Laura Sheryl Dennis Peggy Cheryl Mike Tom
Wilhelm Willeke Williams Woolcutt Worthington Wright Wyss
David Genny Linda Mary Bill Elaine Jeff
Agin Ansley Bailey Baughman Bischoff Bosse Bosch
Dennis Grover Jeff Rebecca James Terry Carol Becky
Boutwell Boutwell Boutwell Boutwell Bowden Brite Brown Burns
Carolyn Michelle Rhonda Allen Daphne
Burton Casper Cheney Clum Cole
Seventh Grade Class of 1975
Paula Karla Cheryl Kerrie
DaPore Dearth Dearth Dearth
Ronnie Bob Randy Susan
Dicus Dodge Dysert Dysert
Dennis Kris Dan Bob
Dearth Decker Deringer Devier
Howard Ricky Sharon Randy
Elliott Elwood Fleming Garver
Toni Kalua Vicki Bob
Garver Gibson Gibson Glass
James Jeff Terry Tim
Hall Hall Hanna Harris
Donald Rusty Marty Geoffrey
Grant Griffin Guyton Hall
Dan Rex Cheri Cheryl
Hassell Hays Hepner Hopsonf f Sandy William Hover James © © hu jfe Danny Richard Kahley Kempf
Debbie Doug Joyce Randall
Kent Klingler Klingler Lee
George Jennifer Jack Randy Beth Mike
Mason Maxwell McFee Middaugh Miller Miller
PRESIDENT Cheri Hepner VICE-PRESIDENT Allen Clum SECRETARY-TREASURER Jennifer Maxwell
Brenda Bruce Claudia
Singer Smith Smith
Doug Van Atta
N ancy Chris
Zimmerly32Tim English Most Valuable Player Offensive Back
Bob Allen Defensive Lineman Offensive Lineman
Dave Beltz Defensive Back
Coaches Allen and Weirich
Managers: Belvins, Baughman, and Reed
The Bulldogs opened the 1969--1970 season with two tough games, Paulding and Spencerville. Ada lost to Paulding, 42-0 and to Spencerville, 15-0 due partly to injuries and inexperience. Ada next met Delphos Jefferson on home ground and outplayed them 21-14. When Ada went to Columbus Grove, they were up for a victory which they got,
11- 6. The next stop was back home against Bluffton who was tops in the conference. Ada tried hard but lost 42-6. Ada then went to .Elida, played them in the mud and the rain and won 7-6. The Bulldogs then walked past a weaker Crestview team, 33-22 and then hosted a weak Perry team whom they beat
12- 0. The last game was at home, but Ada wasn't up to Allen East as they lost 6-0.
35Larry Wright -- Jr.
Tim Davis — Sr.
Dave Tarr -- Sr.
Mike Goodwin -- Sr.
Greg Long --Jr.
Jim Pifer -- Sr.Lead The Way
Gary Fleming -- Jr.
37Wayne Worthington -- Sr.
Vic Jones -- Jr.
Mike Spar - - Sr.
Dan Harris -- Soph.
Dave Tong — Jr.
38a few of "Our Judges"
0N THE NINTH
THE COMMODORES FINE THE BULLDOG!
"Decoration Winner" Seniors
"Most Spirited" Juniors
39The 1969-70 basketball season was not very successful according to the statistics; however, this year's season had a special purpose, which was to prepare the team for next year. Although we didn't have a winning season, the players put out 100% at all times. The success of this year will be determined by next year's success.
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40Jim Pifer -- Sr. Most Valuable Player'
41BACK ROW: Tim Agin, Russ Schumacher, Mike Roberson, Greg Long, Jim Blevins, Dennis Edwards, Tom Dodge, Vic Jones, Dave Devier, Brad Hays, Tom English, Mike Dearth. MIDDLE ROW: COACH Weirich, Bill Peppier, Mark Harris, Bob Keller, Dan Harris, Keith Westrick, Randy Neu, Ed Snyder, Dave Tong, COACH Greer FRONT ROW: Steve Brace, Dave Beltz, Paul Baransy, Sing Remsburg, Randy McBride, John Bettinger, Kyle Casper, Gerbert Darlington, Keith Shellenbarger.
On The Mark — Get Set — Go
4?BACK ROW; Bob Allen, Rick Combs, Ferril Mason, Dave Tarr, Steve Montgomery, Tim Davis, Tally DaPore. MIDDLE ROW: Mgr. Fred Lockwood, Wayne Worthington, Fred Reichert, John Crider, Vaughn Williams, Tim English, Gary Fleming, COACH Allen. FRONT ROW: Larry Conley, Mike Conley, Paul Fletcher, Dale Vandemark, Tom Ramsey, Carey Clum.
Hits — Runs Baseball 1970
Tim Davis COACH ALLEN
Most Valuable Baseball Player
J.v. CHEERLEADERS Jr. HiJr. Hi
BACK: Pifer, Parks, Cheney, Epley, Criblez, Romero, LaRue, Decker, Kling-ler. 3rd: COACH Coe, Montgomery, Brown, Newland, Wyss, Nichols, Archer,
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well, Reese. FRONT: Dysert, James, Runser, Bosch, Long, Plummer, Dearth. |
BACK: Bowden, J. Boutwell, Brite, Mason, Newland, S. Brown, D. Boutwell, Criblez, Epley, Haney, Wyss, J. Romick, Pifer. ROW 3: COACH Dearth, R. Grant, Reese, D. Klingler, Williams, Nichols, Cheney, Vottero, Clum, S. Conley, Van Atta, B. Klingler, J. Klingler, COACH Coe. ROW 2: D. Grant, D. Brown, Long, Dodge, Miller, LaRue, Romick, Parks, Decker, Archer, Runser, Dearth, G. Boutwell, B. Conley. FRONT: Acheson, Deringer, Harris, James, Cole, Spar, Glass, Plummer, Hall, Hays, Mankey, Bosch.
BACK ROW: Miller, Wright, Romero, Boutwell, Epley, Newland, Bowden. COACH MADISON, Kempf, Parks, Long, Decker, Hall, Glass, Mankey, COACH Washburn. FRONT ROW: Harris, Brown, Dodge, Archer, Cheney, Klingler, Clum, Brite.
Viki Umphress Senior
Captain Linda Long Senior
The Varsity Cheerleaders are responsible for many things other than keeping spirit high. They are in charge of pep club activities, pep rallies, making signs, decorations, announcements, and organizing Spirit Week and the Homecoming Parade. To help finance these activities, the cheerleaders sell programs, collect pop bottles, and sponsor record hops and car washes.
Pam Smith Junior
Kay Van Atta Junior
Pam Graham Senior
46BACK: ASSISTANTS Terry Miller, Brooke West, Karen Roth, Roberta Tipple, Cindy Montgomery, Leslie Stambaugh. MIDDLE: CLASSES EDITOR Ann Bischoff, FEATURE EDITOR Pam Brown. FRONT: ORGANIZATIONS EDITOR Nancy Hassell, SENIOR EDITOR Cec Miller, MUSIC EDITOR Karen Casper, BUSINESS MANAGER AND ADVERTISING EDITOR Linda Long, SPORTS EDITOR Kay Van Atta, ADMINISTRATION EDITOR Kathy Bettinger.
Here “WE” Are
EX OFFICIO ANNUAL STAFFER: Tal DaPore
"We're the students who, with the help of Mrs. Milnar, bring to you the annual each fall. Hours have been spent slaving over hot typewriters, dried-up glue, and stacks of photographs. Now we'll spend all summer thinking of ideas for next years "WE".
YEARBOOK ADVISER Mrs. Milnar "shows the ropes" to EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Pat Conley.
48PRODUCTION CREW LEFT TO RIGHT: Kay Umphress, Viki Umphress, Annette Nelson, Connie Hepner.
ADVISER Miss Graybill and EDITOR-IN-CHIEF Sue Roth look over the latest edition of the VOICE.
in the Blood
VOICE STAFF BACK: Nancy Keller, Nancy Reichert, Patty Ring, Don Conley. 4th ROW: Brenda Brown, Lynn Dilts, Carla Sleesman, Andy Lombardo. 3rd ROW: Carol Tarr, Debbie Gossard, Jean Castle, Phil Long. 2nd ROW: Becky Hull, Jackie Wiley, Candee Dock, Tom Ramsey. FRONT: Charlie Conklin, Dave Beltz, Tom Lehman. ABSENT: Tim English, Bev Koch.
Late at night, a small light may be seen shining in the school building. This light shows the presence of the VOICE Staff, a group of students who often stay up past bedtime to bring you the VOICE every other week.
49BACK: Tom Lehman, Russ Berger, Diane Bosse, Eric Peter, Doyle Long, Karen Casper, Becky Hull, Dave Tong, Charles Conklin. 4th ROW: Karen Anspach, Wendy Schmidt, Roberta Tipple, Holly Weimer, Karen Glass, Pat Ring, Randy Clark, Mary Beth Tipple, Bruce Dunbar, Cec Miller, Pam Klingler, Jean Castle, Kathy Bettinger. 3rd ROW: Diane Ring, Teresa Wilhelm, Connie Hepner, Phil Long, Leslie Stam-baugh, Lloyd Shadley, Debbie Fletcher, Vicki Hackworth, Kay Van Atta, Carol Tarr, Brenda Brown. 2nd ROW: Vicki Benham, Linda Van Atta, Cathy Jenkins, Phyllis Hall, Brenda Smith, Karen Roth, Faith Hall, Pam Brown, Mary Anne Vayhinger, Ann Bis-choff. FRONT: Andy Lombardo, Tom Ramsey, Tom Neiswander, Paulette Schmidt.
At Last! A Drama Club
The Drama Club is a new organization at Ada High School this year. They have presented two productions this year: a one-act Christmas play and a full-length three-act production. Next year, they plan extensive individual work with emphasis on small group projects.
BACK: SECRETARY Candee Dock, ADVISER Mrs. Deever, TREASURER Sue Anspach. FRONT: PRESIDENT Nancy Hassell, VICE PRESIDENT Bruce Jones.
50BACK: Leslie Stambaugh, Phil Long, Terri Marshall, Andy Lombardo, Miriam Wright, Sue Elwood. FRONT: Becky Keller, John Klingler, Kathy Smith, Sing Rems burg.
From Library to Media Center
The newly remodeled Ada High School library has really been doing a booming business this year. Anywhere from 175 to 250 students pass through its door each day to study or to do research with the help of Mrs. Milnar and her competent staff of assistants.
SENIOR LIBRARIANS BACK: Pat Ring, Bev Koch, Susie Hubbell.
FRONT: Mary Ellen Martin, Nancy Reichert, Cec Miller, Sue Roth.
BACK: Tally DaPore, Dave Stoop, Greg Elwood, Doyle Long. 4th ROW: Dave Beltz, Gary Binkley, Craig Crouse. 3rd ROW: Paul Baransy, Dan Houx, Russ Berger. 2nd ROW: Dave Devier, Charlie Conklin, Bruce Jones. FRONT: Bruce Dunbar, John Bet-tinger, Lloyd Shadley.
REPORTER Greg Elwood TREASURER John Bettinger SECRETARY Russ Berger VICE-PRESIDENT Don Hays PRESIDENT Charlie Conklin
ADVISER Mr. Norberg
ADVISER Mrs. Bozarth
CHAPLAIN Mary Crider TREASURER Karen Casper SECRETARY Pam Brown VICE-PRESIDENT Pam Smith PRESIDENT Cere Miller
52Y-Teens and Hi-Y are affiliated worldwide with the YWCA and the YMCA. These groups were organized with the purpose to help teenagers grow in knowledge and friendship.
"Not by might, nor by power, but by My Spirit saith the Lord of Hosts."
BACK: Vicki Hackworth, Jackie Wiley, Carol Tarr, Candee Dock, Nancy Hassell. 7th ROW: Paulette Schmidt, Brenda Brown, Jean Castle.
6th ROW: Sue Anspach, Kathy Cheney, Elaine Gullett, Nancy Keller. 5th ROW: Vicki Conley, Sharon Begley, Pat Conley, Sue Van Atta. 4th ROW: Lynn Dilts, Kay Van Atta, Susie Hubbell, Kathy Dunbar. 3rd ROW: Linda Long, Sandy Norton, Sue Roth, Brenda Smith. 2nd ROW: Viki Umphress, Sue Price, Diana Smith, Melinda Sousley. FRONT: Linda Wagner, Kay Umphress, Mary Anne Vayhinger, Pam Graham.
BACK: Cathy Brown, Diana Deringer, Wendy Schmidt. 5th ROW: Cathy Fisher, Pam Klingler, Vicki Zimmerly. 4th ROW: Becky Brown, Debbie Moore, Kathy Smith. 3rd ROW: Cindi Allen,
Cotta James, Karen Klingenberger. 2nd ROW: Karen Roth, Brooke West, Sandy Guider. FRONT: Karen Gilbert, Sharon Zimmerly, Leslie Stambaugh.
53We Study the Classic (Latin)
BACK: Sing Rcmsburg, Becky Keller, Ferril Mason, Rick Combs, Jane Conley, Jennifer Anderson. MIDDLE: Teresa Wilhelm, Carolyn Gahman, Keith Shellenbarger, Phyllis Hall, Cora Crockett, Brenda Smith. FRONT: Jackie Fisher, Patty Hubbell, Vicki Benham, Larry Conley, Eunice Darlington, Cindy Miller.
LATIN CLUB OFFICERS FRENCH I OFFICERS
SECRETARY-TREASURER Teresa Deringer, ADVISER Mrs. Price, LATIN I REPRESENTATIVE Chris Van Atta, PRESIDENT Mike Con-ley, VICE-PRESIDENT Martha Daft.
BACK: Tom English, Kelley Martin, Linda Van Atta. MIDDLE: Wade Smith, Pam Smith. FRONT: John Crider, Pam Brown, Mark Allen.
54and the Romantic (French)
BACK: Linda Long, Cindy Dodge, Karl Romick, Russ Schumacher, Carla Sleesman, Kim Klingler, Karen Anspach, Dale Vandemark, Steve Brace, Theresa Phillians,
Jean Castle, Theresa Wolke. 4th ROW: Karen Glass, Becky Brown, Cotta James, Bobbi Hoffman, Holly Weimer, Deb Gossard, Wendy Schmidt, Roberta Tipple,
Deanna Guilford, Vicki Williams, Nancy Binkley, Teresa Seitz. 3rd ROW: Cathy Jenkins, Paul Fletcher, Jim Motter, Janet Conley, Mary Beth Tipple, Debbie Fletcher, Diane Ring, Carolyn Krofft, Cathy Fisher, Karen Roth. 2nd ROW: ADVISER Mrs. Neiswander, Mark Harris, Carol Griffin, Isabel Buch, Brooke West. Leslie Stam-baugh, Karen Klingenberger, John Ber ton, Connie Dearth, Sue El wood, PeggyEl-wood. FRONT: Tony Simon, Tim Agin, Paul Baransy, Kyle Casper, Don Conley,
Bill Westenbarger, Eric Peter, Andy Lombardo, Gerbert Darlington.
FRENCH II OFFICERS FRENCH III OFFICERS
BACK: Cindy Montgomery, Dan Harris, Phil Long. FRONT: Cec Miller, Don Hays, Carey Clum, Pam Klingler.
Nancy Hassell, Becky Hull, Kathy Bettinger, Connie Hepner, Sandy Norton (SEATED).
55ADVISER Mrs. Spitzer
TREASURER Sharon Zimmerly, PRESIDENT Vicki Hack-worth, VICE-PRESIDENT Becky Keller, SECRETARY Tana Binkley.
Future Homemakers of America “We Know, We Care, We Do”
BACK: Jeanine Sousley, Diana Deringer, Theresa Wolke, Barbara Dudgeon, Ruby Wilson, Cathy Brown. 3rd ROW: Sue Harris, Elaine Gullett, Rayette Conley, Jean Castle, Kathy Hall, Chris Gibson, Miriam Wright. 2nd ROW: Cindi Allen, Melanie Hunter, Sharon Fisher, Sandy Guider, Vicki Mosley, Becky Hinds. FRONT: Karen Gilbert, Kathy Smith, Doris Ganzer, Rosemary Ganzer, Kay Dysert, Sue Elwood.
56BACK: STUDENT ADVISER John Baughman, PARLIAMEN- ADVISER Mr. Saltzman
TARIAN Randy Hackworth, REPORTER Tony Wolke,
SENTINEL Gary Fleming, TREASURER Greg Long.
FRONT: SECRETARY Greg Elwood, PRESIDENT Mark Daft, VICE-PRESIDENT Dan Obenour.
Future Farmers of America “Learning to Do, Doing to Earn, Earning to Live, Living to Serve”
BACK: Jim Blevins, Randy Wagner, Bill Wright, Don Klingler, Denny Badertscher. FRONT: Herb Searson, Richard Bosse, Bob Baughman, Dave Wagner.
57BACK: Kathy Smith, Deb Moore, Terri Marshall, Pam Klingler, Becky Brown, Sharon Zimmerly, Karen Gilbert, Cindi Allen. 6th ROW: Holly Weimer, Leslie Stambaugh, Cotta James, Theresa Phillians, Karen Roth, Cindy Dodge, Karen Klingenberger, Cathy Fisher. 5th ROW: Brooke West, Vicki Zimmerly, Terri Deringer, Martha Daft, Cindy Montgomery, Deanna Guilford, Roberta Tipple, Debbie Gossard. 4th ROW: Sharon Begley, Vicki Hackworth, Sue Anspach, Faith Hall, Kathy Bettinger, Jackie Wiley, Carol Tarr, Brenda Brown, Connie Hepner. 3rd ROW: Elaine Gullett, Nancy Keller, Kay Van Atta, Viki Umphress, Pam Graham, Linda Long, Pam Smith, Pat Ring. 2nd ROW: Cec Miller, Melinda Sousley, Diana Smith, Cathy Simon, Mary Beth Tipple, Mary Ann Vayhinger, Ann Bischoff. FRONT: SERGEANTS-AT-ARMS Sue Roth and Mary Crider, VICE-PRESIDENT Sue Price, INTRAMURAL MANAGER Kay Umphress, TREASURER Annette Nelson, INTRAMURAL MANAGER Nancy Reichert.
The Girls Athletic Association provides interested girls with the opportunity to compete with other classes. They meet once a month for intramural sports. Activities this year have included the Valentine's Dance and the Mother-Daughter Banquet.
58BACK: Sherry Kaiiley, Cheryl Hopson, Cheri Hepner, Judy Marshall, Pat Zimmer, Jill Klingler, Kay Van Atta, Viki Umphress. 3rd ROW: Deb Moore, Linda Van Atta, Carla Sleesman, Karen Glass, Vicki Benham, Connie Dearth, Debbie Cotsamire, Shelia Smith, Holly Weimer, Linda Long. 2nd ROW: Kathy Smith, Jennifer Anderson, Debbie Kent, Kalua Gibson, Carla Wetherell, Genny Ansley, Nicki Pifer, Paula DaPore, Anita Weihrauch, Pam Graham. FRONT: Chris Van Atta, Pat Hubbell, Rayette Conley, Eunice Darlington, Pam Brown, Sharon Begley, Cheryl Willeke, Anna Crider, Cathy Jenkins, Pam Smith.
Peppy Pep Club
The Pep Club was organized this year to help with support of the sports teams at the high school. These cheery people lead the pack in team and school spirit.
BACK: POINT CHAIRMEN DeeDee Cole, Holly Weimer, Sharon Begley. MIDDLE: POINT CHAIRMEN Cheryl Willeke, Eunice Darlington. FRONT: VICE-PRESIDENT Anna Crider, PRESIDENT Linda Van Atta, SECRETARY-TREASURER Cathy Jenkins.
59BACK: Melinda Sousley, Mark Daft, Linda Long, Pat Ring, ADVISER Mr. Sunder -man, Karen Casper, Greg Elwood, Pat Conley. FRONT: Charlie Conklin, Mary Ann Vayhinger.
SECRETARY-TREASURER Pam Graham, VICE-PRESIDENT Cec Miller, PRESIDENT Dan Houx
The National Honor Society is composed of students in the top 15% of the Junior class and the top 25% of the Senior class. The induction ceremony is held each spring, with parents of the new members invited to attend. Membership is based on scholarship, leadership, character, and service.
NEW NHS MEMBERS
BACK: Candee Dock, Kay Van Atta, Kathy Bettinger, Jackie Wiley, Faith Hall, Debbie Fletcher, Paulette Schmidt, Bruce Jones. FRONT: Dave Tong, Dave Stoop, Russ Berger, Becky Hull, Diane Bosse, Sue Roth, Nancy Reichert, Jeff Anderson, Mary Ellen Martin.
60STUDENT COUNCIL REPRESENTATIVES BACK: Doug Van Atta (7th), Pat Hubbell (9th), Laura Neiswander (8th), Russ Berger (11th), Karen Casper (12th), Dan Harris (10th), Jean Castle (11th), Charlie Conklin (12th). FRONT: Kelley Martin (9th), Anna Crider (8th), Cheryl Hopson (7th), Dave Tong, (11th), Kay Umphress (12th), Vicki Zimmerly (10th), Phil Long (10th).
The job of mediation between students and faculty often falls to the Student Council, our student government. Representatives are elected from the junior high and high school grades, with the officers being chosen from die top four grades.
OFFICERS BACK: ADVISERS Mr. Madison and Mrs. Wiedemann. MIDDLE: VICE-PRESIDENT Dan Houx, TREASURER Connie Hepner. FRONT: PRESIDENT Annette Nelson, SECRETARY Linda Wagner.
61BACK: John Reese, Jim Keller, Tim Davis, Jim Neiswander, Dave Tarr, Tom Dodge. CENTER: Dave Archer, Kelly Crouse, Nolan Helser, Bob Zimmer, Susie Hubbell. FRONT: Linda Williams, Sylvia Weller, Jeff Hinds, Della Fletcher, Kathy Hall.
Diversified Cooperative Training
Vocational Industrial Clubs of America prepares the student for leadership in the World of Work. He believes in the American way of Life, Education, Fair Play, Satisfaction achieved by good work, high moral and spiritual standards.
BACK: REPORTER Susie Hubbell, PARLIAMENTARIAN Jim Keller, TREASURER Bev Koch, REPORTER A1 Rausch. FRONT: SECRETARY Brenda Treen, PRESIDENT Paul Simon, VICE PRESIDENT Tom Holbrook.
ADVISER Mr. Richard Lawrence
62BACK: Doug Reed, Anthony Brown, Mike Goodwin, Eric Singer, Ron Henson, Terry Grant. CENTER: Moses Gonzales, Paul Lawrence, Jack Benton,
Mike Romick, Jeff New -land, Larry Cheney. FRONT: Becky Whetsler, Jim Watson, Rick Dicus, Emmitt Lawrence, Rosemary Ganzer.
Occupational Work Experience
O. W.E. is designed to provide the student with an opportunity to obtain work experience and to recognize, develop, and utilize his special abilities and aptitudes to reach his potential. Students must be 16 years of age and interested in improving themselves as well as in earning their diploma. All occupational areas qualify as their on-the -job training.
PRESIDENT Gary Conley VICE PRESIDENT Larry Dearth SECRETARY-TREASURER Robin Williams SERGEANT-AT-ARMS Erwin Nelson
ADVISER Mr. Tom Greer
63BACK: Mary Crider, Diana Deringer, Nancy Hassell, Annette Nelson, Karen Glass, Jean Castle. FRONT: Brenda Treen, Linda Wagner, Diane Ring, Nancy Keller. Absent: Deb Moore.
The Debate Team was organized early in the year, and had some great plans; however, due to lack of funds, the plans couldn't materialize. Better luck next year!
Dan Houx, Charlie Conklin, ADVISER Miss Graybill, Tom Neiswander, Bruce Jones. Absent: Dean Williams
64BACK: ADVISER Mrs. Price, Karen Anspach, Paulette Schmidt, Cindy Montgomery, Russ Schumacher, Jane Conley, Theresa Phillians, Holly Weimer, Kathy Bettinger. 3rd ROW: Debbie Gossard, Wendy Schmidt, Roberta Tipple, Mary Beth Tipple, Teresa Seitz, Kim Klingler, Brooke West, Vicki Benham. 2nd ROW: Carolyn Gah-man, Pat Ring, Cathy Simon, Nancy Binkley, Leslie Stambaugh, Carolyn Krofft, Brenda Smith. FRONT: Karen Roth, Phyllis Hall, Vicki Mosley, Chris Van Atta, Cindy Miller, Connie Dearth, Peggy Elwood.
Students Today, Teachers Tomorrow
The FTA is made up of high school students who are interested in the teaching profession. With the help of their advisor, Mrs. Price, they perform such services as assisting both the high school and grade school teachers.
FTA OFFICERS PRESIDENT Pat Conley, VICE-PRESIDENT Nancy Reichert, SECRETARY Kay Van Atta, TREASURER Phil Long
BACK: Mike Dearth, Pete Kain. MIDDLE: Bruce Dunbar, Terry Miller. FRONT: Mike Krofft, Jon Dilts. ADVISER Mr. Dearth.
Steve Hubbell, Jon Dilts, Pete KainBACK: Karen Casper, Bruce Dunbar, Scott Guthrie, Marlene Brown, Randy McBride. CENTER: Vickie Hack-worth, Richard Bosse. FRONT: Vicky Conley, Karen Roth.
BACK: Steve Brace, Gerbert Darlington. CENTER: Sue Price, Teresa Deringer, John Bettinger, Cathy Simon, Cindy Dodge,
Tim Agin. FRONT: Melinda Sousley, Mark Daft, Greg Elwood, Bobbie Hoffman, Don Conley.
BACK: Viki Umphress,
Denny Badertscher, Paul Bar-ansy, Doyle Long, Lloyd Shadley. CENTER: Pam Graham, Kelley Martin,
Karl Romick, Dave Wagner, Carol Tarr. FRONT: Eddie Snyder, Tana Binkley, Kim Klingler, Carla Sleesman, John Berton.
Treasurer Sue Price President Pam Graham Librarian Kay Van Atta Student Director Viki Umphress Reporter Karen Casper Librarian Doyle Long Director William Ansley
BACK: Peggy El-wood, Carol Griffin, Pam Klingler, Pam Smith, Pat Conley, Vicki Zimmerly, Ann Bischoff. CENTER: Chris Van Atta, Mary A. Vayhin-ger, Teresa Wilhelm, Wendy Schmidt, Martha Daft. FRONT: Sue Roth, Karen Glass, Becky Brown, Deb Moore, Chris Gibson.
BACK: Cotta James, Kay Van Atta, Patti Hubbell, Jane Conley. CENTER: Candee Dock, Karen Gilbert, Jackie Fisher, Karen Klingenberger,
Sue Anspach. FRONT: Diana Deringer, Cec Miller, Karen Anspach, Vicki Benham, Paulette Schmidt.
69HEAD MAJORETTE Melinda Sousley
BACK: Ann Bischoff, Pat Conley, Pam Klingler, Mark Daft, Sue Price, Don Conley, Sue Anspach, Diane Bosse, Diana Deringer. FRONT: Paul Baransy, Karl Romick, Kelley Martin, Lloyd Shadley, Doyle Long, Paulette Schmidt.
BACK ROW: Cheney, W. Baughman, Bettinger, Baker, Casper, Carol Brown, Spar, Hassell, Cotsamire, M. Baughman, Agin, Criblez, Schmidt, Maxwell, Crider, Smith, Elliot, Long. ROW 4: Moore, Fisher, Marshall, Bischoff, DaPore, A. Weih-rauch, Willeke, Dock, Wilhelm, Price, Bosse, Ansley, Manley, Baier. ROW 3: N. Baughman, Beltz, Deringer, Hopson, D. Weihrauch, Van Atta, Stambaugh, Babcock, James, Hepner, Sleesman. ROW 2: Benham, Conley, Simon, Worthington, Hays, Brummett, Searson, Glass. FRONT ROW: Theodore, Garner, Gibson, Klingler, Acheson, Cindy Brown, Haight, Romick.
71CHORUS DIRECTOR Roger Washburn
Close-Up S' On Chorus
PIANISTS Singleton Remsburg Sheryl Willeke Connie Hepner
High School Girls’ Ensemble
BACK: Jean Castle, Becky Hull, Paulette Schmidt, 3rd: Cora Crockett, Carolyn Gah-man, Diane Ring, Connie Hepner. 2nd: Phyllis Hall, Debbie Barnes, Cindi Allen, Pam Brown. FRONT: Cindy Miller, Faith Hall.
72BACK: Wolke, Norberg, McBride, Sousley, Jerry Badertscher, Spar, Gossman, Dy-sert, Zachariah, Musser, Spar, Moore, Sleesman, Hubbcll. 3rd: M. Van Atta, Guilford, Searson, Beltz, Quatrocchi, Baughman, C. Van Atta, Smith, Remsburg, Weihrauch, Cheney, Green, Martin, Haight, Snyder. 2nd: Mathewson, Garner, Conley, Darlington, Garver, Dearth, Klingler, Brumett, Jenny Badertscher, Smith, Gibson, Griffin, Singer. FRONT: Miller, Theodore, Simon, Boutwell, Shull, Fisher, Dornbusch, Acheson, Brown, Roberson, Henry, Prater.
BACK: Collier, Romick, Runser, Kahley, Hall, Brown, Elliott, Bowden, Agin, Maxwell, Burns, Clum, D. Klingler, Van Atta, Baughman, Reese. 3rd: Willeke, Hassell, Perry, Ansley, L. Wagner, Bosse, DaPore, Criblez, C. Dearth, Daniels, Vande-mark, Price, C. Wagner, Umphress, Middaugh. 2nd: Casper, Bischoff, Griffin, Weimer, Hepner, Weihrauch, Cheney, Crockett,. Fleming, Schumacher, Gibson, K. Dearth, Kent. FRONT: Glass, Sawmiller, Wetherill, Hopson, Burton, Simon, Spurr, Singer, Vandeborne, Hays, J. Kligler, Gibson, Miller.
BACK ROW: Hcinfeld, Criblez, Neiswander, Wilhelm, Agin, Crider, McName, Baker. ROW 2: Woolcutt, Cotsamire, Moser, Gossman, Gullett, Klingler, Arlington, Bailey. FRONT ROW: Gossard, Curtis, Music, Mosley, Theodore, Willeke, Leighton, Conley.
BACK ROW: Gullett, Criblez, Neiswander, Wilhelm, Smith, Agin, Crider, Heinfeld. ROW 3: Mosley, Cotsamire, Moser, Gossman, Baughman, K. Klingler, Arlington. ROW 2: Snyder, Montgomery, Gossard, Baker, Bailey, Curtis, Baier, Marshall. FRONT ROW: Theodore, Zimmer, Willeke, J. Klingler, Leighton, Conley, Deringer, Davis.
BACK: Mathewson, Crider, J. Conley, Dudgeon, Kaiser, Remsburg, Gul-lett, Woolcutt. 3rd: Mot-ter, K. Klingler, Arlington, Spradlin, Gahman, Shellenbarger. 2nd: Barnes, Crockett, Man-ley, Zimmer, Willeke, Darlington, J. Klingler. FRONT: Fisher, Hall, Bailey, Curtis, Miller, Leighton, R. Conley.
Senior High Contestants
WOODWIND TRIO Candee Dock, Sue Roth, Cec Miller
Teresa Deringer-piano solo Phyllis Hall-vocal solo Faith Hall -piano solo
CLARINET TRIO Paulette Schmidt Susan Anspach
Agin, Smith, Moser, Crider, Heinfeld, Kling-ler, Cotsamire, Gossman, Wilhelm, Baker, Arlington, Willeke, Theodore, Crockett, Curtis, Marshall.
Carol Baker, Leslie Schmidt, Bill Bischoff
BACK: Crider, Baughman, K. Glass, Long, L. Wilhelm, T. Wilhelm, Cotsamire. CENTER: Baker, Baier, Bettinger, Ans-ley, Bosse, Hepner. FRONT: Martin, Van Atta, Theodore, Fleming, R. Glass, Deringer.
BACK: Nolan Long, Jane Conley, Anna Crider, Debbie Cotsamire, Jill Klingler. SEATED: Genny Ansley, Cheryl Deringer.
Sandy, Laurie, and Joe on their way to the game.
Queen Sandy approaches her throne.
Escorts make plans to accompany attendants and Queen.
Tear stained faces contrast with happy smiles.
Y-Teens served refreshments for the Freshman Attendant Kelli Martin, Junior Attendant Brenda
bonfire. Brown, Senior Attendant Kay Umphress, Sophomore Attend-
ant Deb Moore, 1969 Queen Sandy Norton.
78Sandy calmly walks down the field with her two Senior escorts.
BACK ROW: Escorts Vaughn Williams, Vic Jones, David Archer, Dan Houx, Mike Brown, Keith Westrick. MIDDLE ROW: Kelli Martin, Brenda Brown, Queen Sandy Norton, Kay Um -phress. Deb Moore. FRONT ROW: Laurie Archer and Joe Crider.
Crowd watched Bulldogs leave the field with the score 14-6 at the end of the first half.
Co-Captains Dave Dan Crown Sandy 1969 Homecoming Queen
Queen and Football Co-Captains leave the field.
“Up The Down Staircase”
3 April 1970
Keith Klingenberger . . . Lou
Bruce Dunbar.... Mr. Bester Dr. Clark Randy Hackworth.... Joe
Connie Hepner. . . Kathrine Diane Ring. . . . Charlotte
Kay Van Atta..........Jill
Tom Gilbert.... Charles
Pamela Brown.... Carrie Nancy Keller. . . .Frances Paulette Schmidt . . . .Ellen Susan Anspach .... Rachel Diane Bosse .... Elizabeth
Dave Tong. . . Mr. McHabe Dave Stoop..............Man
Directed by Mr. Dale Madison
Nancy Hassell and Jean Castle
“The Stuck Pot”
Dean Taggart... Annette Nelson Grace Sedgewick.. Mary Martin
Mr. Sedgewick____Silas Conklin
Lucy Coulter ... Nancy Reichert Alice Sedgewick... Pam Graham
Edward Mott......Lloyd Shadley
Gail Treat...............Karen Casper
Amy Caldwell.......Mary Crider
Kay Emerson.......Sandy Norton
Kay's partner......Dave Archer
Mary Thompkins. .Linny Sousley
Hubert Farrelly.....Mark Daft
Grant Weston......Craig Crouse
Boy 1.............Mike Ream
Boy 2...........Dean Williams
Dr. Jacoby..........Dan Houx
June's partner...Randy Clark
Marilee's partner .. .Bruce Jones Student Directors... Diana Smith Sue Roth
Directed by Jean Sleesman
14 November 19691970
TIM ENGLISH Senior
MARY CRIDER Senior
JEAN CASTLE Junior
CATHY SMITH Sophomore
SUE PRICE Senior
82Class of 1971 Takes Cup
Seniors Cec Miller and Pat Conley, Juniors Dave Stoop and Candee Dock.
The sixty-fourth annual Interclass Contest was held April 17, 1970, in the Ada High School Auditorium. An introduction was given by Mr. Paul H. Cramer. Annette Nelson, the president of Student Council, introduced each contestant. After all of the contestants were finished, the skits were presented. The report of the decoration judges came next, followed by the report of the skit judges. Seniors won decorations, while the Juniors won the skit. Mr. Neil Allen announced the judges, and the climax of the evening followed. The winner of the cup was announced. The Interclass Cup and honors went to the Junior Class. They received two first places and two sec -onds. Although the Sophomores didn't win in any of the categories, they displayed a fine show of sportsmanship and hard work.
Nancy Hassell....................Short Story
"He Probably Won't Take It the Snake"
"Barefoot in the Park"
’The Fine Art of Sitting"
"Fathers, Dear Fathers"
Cec Miller....................Short Story
"Is Too Much of a Good Thing Bad? "
"Eve and That Snake"
Holly Weimer..............Short Story
"A Little Too Late"
"Folks I've Met While Traveling"Juniors Win Skit Plaque
t REVIEW OF THE MDVIE5
9 May 1970
Chaperones seem to be the first to take a break.
RANDY L. CLARKof “Senior”
MARY K. CRIDER
1970MARK E. DAFT
TALLY A. DAPORE
TIMOTHY J. DAVIS
... SENIOR IT IS...
Senioritis is a contagious disease which attacks only members of the Senior Class. It tends to cause headaches among administrators and teachers -parents too. Even scholars may become the uneducable nightmares that teachers dread. The class spirit tends to rise to a great fever of unity and support. There is no known cure for Senioritis except graduation.
RICHARD G. DICUS
LYNN A. DILTS
THOMAS D. DODGE
KATHLEEN J. DUNBAR GREGORY M. ELWOOD
92TIMOTHY L. ENGLISH
DEBORAH L. FLETCHER
DELLA M. FLETCHER
The Senior year is the last time most of us will compete in athletic events. Seniors are honored with publicity and positions of responsibility on the teams. The last game becomes very important. No longer can we go to band contest or enter scholastic events. It is also the last time for class competition. After this year there will be no more Spirit Week and Interclass. Yet the complex competition of life awaits us.
C. DOUGLAS GONDER
MICHAEL D. GOODWIN
PAMELA K. GRAHAM
KATHLEEN A. HALL. ..REMEMBERANCE...
There are many times a Senior will get to reminiscing about the past. A group of us will sit around and discuss past escapades . Remember when? And we laugh till we cry. We remember all sorts of things--major events, minor events, tragedies, fights, hilarious jokes, parties, romances, grades --just about everything and anything. Soon we will look back and say, "Remember when we were Seniors?"
DONALD D. HAYS
NOLAN D. HELSER
RONNIE L. HENSON
JEFFERY D. HINDS
TOMMY R. HOLBROOK
DANIEL E. HOUX
SHIRLEY S. HUBBELL
Being a Senior can be a costly tiling. First there comes the ordering of keys, announcements, name cards and memoir books. When the keys arrive the Seniors have officially started to pay for a long list of Senior expenses. After the keys, it's time to pay for caps and gowns. And then comes Senior pictures. Still later comes the rest of your first order. And last but not least comes the thank-you notes. But a Senior couldn’t imagine not having these things. It’s well worth the cost.
RODNEY L. KAISER
JAMES L. KELLER
DOYLE W. LONG LINDA K. LONG MARY ELLEN MARTIN
95CECILY A. MILLER
JAMES M. NEISWANDER
THOMAS C. NEISWANDER
.. .STUDIES. ..
Being a Senior means studying. We not only end up the school's required curriculum but we also try to take other courses of individual interest. Along with this comes studying for college tests and entrance exams. We rack our brains for term papers and research work. Through our complaints we crack the books to try and keep up with the extra last year work teachers pile on. And then last, but by no means least, is the studying for Senior finals. Yes, a Senior studies.
ANNETTE C. NELSON
ERWIN E. NELSON
SANDRA L. NORTON
DANIEL B. OBENOUR
DONNA J. OUSLEYJAMES L. PIFER
SUSAN K. PRICE
NORMAN A. RAUSCH
MICHAEL J. REAM
JOHN R. REESE
The question of the future is a question which problems all Seniors. We worry and wonder what we'll be doing this time next year. Some of us will be in college, others in the service, others working full time, and others married. We begin to prepare to act on those plans we've had for so long. We look forward to the future awaiting us.
NANCY A. REICHERT
PATRICIA A. RING MICHAEL W. ROMICK
97MARY S. ROTH
LLOYD S. SHADLEY
CATHY D. SIMON
Seniors participate in many, many things. We belong to athle -tic teams. We play in the band and sing in the choir. We belong to such clubs as GAA, Hi-Y, and Drama Club. We join vocational groups such as DCT, OWE, FFA, and FHA. We participate in scholastic organizations such as NHS or Latin and French clubs. We participate in class events such as Interclass.
MELINDA L. SOUSLEY
CHARLES M. SPAR.. .LEADERSHIP. ..
Seniors are leaders. We lead the student body. We hold the positions of leadership in clubs and organizations. We lead the team--on the field and off. Seniors have the experience and interest and responsibility to hold offices and to be leaders. Leadership is a difficult task, but we Seniors do our best to be able leaders.
DAVID A. TARR
MARY ELIZABETH TIPPLE
BRENDA L. TREEN
KAY L. UMPHRESS
VICTORIA L. UMPHRESS
MARY ANNE VAYHINGER
LINDA L. WAGNER
SUSAN K. VAN ATT A
A Senior celebrates graduation from September until June. We have Senior parties and plan gala events to celebrate that terrible wonderful day called graduation. We celebrate games, school parties and all sorts of events. In truth, we celebrate to celebrate.
SYLVIA L. WELLER
BELINDA S. WILLIAMS
WAYNE J. WORTHINGTON
A Senior has many feelings about graduation. We look forward to it.
We breathe a sigh of relief as we near our goals. We laugh about how great it is. And yet we tend to be sentimental about actually leaving school. Graduation is such an important day of our lives. Ultimately, being a Senior means graduation.
ROBERT R. ZIMMERToday Is the First Day of the Rest of Our Lives
SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS
Vice-President Bob Zimmer
President Dan Houx
Treasurer Pat Conley
Secretary Kay Umphress
CLASS FLOWER White Rose
CLASS COLORS Light Blue and Dark Blue
ARCHER, DAVID A. (Ada, Ohio--15 November 1951) Latin Club 1; Hi-Y 2,3; V.I.C.A. 4, Vice-President 4; Class Play 4; Football 1, 2, 3, 4; Basketball 1, 2; Track 1, 2, 3.
BELTZ, DAVID S. (Willimantic, Connecticut--9 September 1952) Latin Club 1,2; Hi-Y 4; VOICE Staff 3,4, Sports Editor 4; Student Council 3; Class Play 3,4; Football 1, 2, 3,4; Basketball Manager 4; Track 1,4, Most Valuable Member 4.
BROWN, ROBERT M. (Ada, Ohio--6 June 1952) Latin Club 1; Hi-Y 3; Football 1,3,4; Football Manager 2; Basketball Manager 1; Track Manager 1.
CASPER, KAREN P. (Ada, Ohio--10 July 1952) National Honor Society 3,4; Interclass Contestant 2; Latin Club 1,2; G.A.A. 2,3,4, President 4; WE Staff 2,3,4, Assistant Editor 2, Administration Editor 3, Music Editor 4; Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Reporter 4; Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Treasurer 4; Student Council 4; Class Play 4; All Axea Band 3; Outstanding Teenager of America Contest 4; Office Girl 3.
CHENEY, LARRY G. (Ada, Ohio--29 November 1950) Chorus 1,3; O.W.E. 4.
CLARK, RANDALL L. (Ada, Ohio--21 December 1951) Class Play 4; Stage Crew 1,2; Basketball Manager 1; Track Manager 1; Drama Club 4.
CONKLIN, CHARLES S. (Wheeling, West Virginia--2 October 1952) National Honor Society 3,4; Interclass Contestant 3,4; Latin Club 1,2, President 2; Hi-Y 2,3,4, Secretary 3, President 4; VOICE Staff 1, 2, 3,4, Sports Editor 2, 3, Columnist 4; Chorus 1,3; Student Council 2, 3,4; Class Play 3,4; Baseball 3; Basketball Statistician 2,3,4; Librarian 1.
CONLEY, GARY L. (Kenton, Ohio--ll September 1951) Football 2,3; O.W.E. 4, President 4.
CONLEY, PATRICIA A. (Ada, Ohio--14 May 1952) Valedictorian 4; National Honor Society 3,4; Interclass Contestant 4; Class Treasurer 1,4; Latin Club 1,2; G.A.A.
2; WE Staff 2,3,4, Assistant Editor 2, Advertising Editor 3, Editor-in-Chief 4; Band 1, 2, 3,4, Treasurer 3; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; F.T.A. 3,4, President 4; Librarian 2, 3; Buckeye Girls’ State 3.
CRIDER, MARY K. (Bowling Green, Ohio--21 March 1952) Class Vice-President 1; French Club 1,2,3, Vice-President 1; G.A.A. 2,3,4, Valentine Queen 4, Sergeant-at-Arms 4; Chorus 1; Y-Teens 2,3,4; Student Council 1; Class Play 3,4; Office Girl
CROUSE, CRAIG E. (Ada, Ohio--13 August 1952) Class Play 3,4; Football 1, 2; Basketball Manager 4.
CROUSE, KELLY D. (Ada, Ohio--28 December 1950) F.F. A. 1,2,3, Land Judging Team 1,2, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1,2, General Livestock Judging Team 2; V.I.C.A. 4.
102Sept. 1966— May 1970
DAFT, MARK E. (Ada, Ohio--18 July 1952) National Honor Society 3,4; F.F.A. 1,2,
3,4, Land Judging Team 1, 2, 3,4, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1, 2, 3, 4, General Livestock Judging Team 1, 2, 3,4, Secretary 3, President 4; Band 1, 2, 3,4; Class Play 3,4; Buckeye Boys' State 3; Hardin County Fair King Candidate 4.
DAPORE, TALLY A. (Ada, Ohio--21 September 1952) Class President 2; Latin Club 1; Hi-Y 2, 3,4; Class Play 3,4; Football 1, 2, 3,4; Basketball 1, 2, 3; Baseball 1, 2, 3,4, Most Valuable Player 3, Captain 4; Basketball Statistician 4.
DAVIS, TIMOTHY J. (Ada, Ohio--3 April 1952) V.I.C.A. 4; Football 1,2,4, Manager 1; Basketball 2; Baseball 1, 2, 3,4, Most Valuable Player 4.
DICUS, RICHARD G. (Ada, Ohio--2 August 1952) F.F.A. 1,2,3, Land Judging Team 1, 1, 2, 3, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1, 2, 3, General Livestock Judging Team 1, 2; O.W.E. 4.
DILTS, LYNN A. (Camp Polk, Louisiana--26 April 1952) French Club 1,2,3, Vice-President 2; Y-Teens 3; VOICE Staff 2,3,4, Art Editor 4.
DODGE, THOMAS D. (Ada, Ohio--l May 1952) F.F.A. 1,2,3, Land Judging Team 2, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1, General Livestock Judging Team 1; V.I.C.A. 4; Basketball 1; Track 1, 2, 3, 4.
DUNBAR, KATHLEEN J. (Ada, Ohio--30 November 1951) Latin Club 1,2; G.A.A. 2; Band 1,2,3; Y-Teens 2, 3,4.
EL WOOD, GREGORY M. (Ada, Ohio--ll May 1952) National Honor Society 3,4;
F.F.A. 1,2,3,4, Secretary 4, Treasurer 3, Land Judging Team 2, 3, 4, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1, 2, 3,4, Dairy Judging Team 1, 3,4, General Livestock Judging Team 1,2, 3,4; Hi-Y 3,4, Reporter 4; Band 1,2,3,4; Class Play 3,4; Basketball 2; Baseball 1, Manager 2, 3; Basketball Statistician 3, 4; Dance Band 1, 2.
ENGLISH, TIMOTHY L. (Findlay, Ohio--28 April 1952) French Club 1; Hi-Y 2,3,4; VOICE Staff 3,4; Football 1, 2, 3,4, Most Valuable Player 4; Basketball 1, 2, 3,4; Baseball 1, 2, 3,4.
FLETCHER, DEBORAH L. (Ada, Ohio--28 December 1951) National Honor Society 4; French Club 3,4; F.H.A. 1,2; Chorus 1,2; Y-Teens 2,3,4; F.T.A. 3; Class Play 3; Drama Club 4.
FLETCHER, DELLA M. (Ada, Ohio--18 March 1952) F.H.A. 1,2,3, Reporter 3; Chorus 2,3; Y-Teens 2,3; V.I.C.A. 4; Solo and Ensemble Contest 3.
GONDER, CHARLES D. (Phillipsburg, Pennsylvania--2-November 1951) Northwood High School, Toledo, Ohio 1; Catalina High School, Tucson, Arizona 2; Penta-County High School, Perrysburg, Ohio 3.
GONZALES, MOSES (Laredo, Texas--9 May 1951) O.W.E. 4.
103GRAHAM, PAMELA K. (Indianapolis, Indiana--16 January 1952) National Honor Society
3,4, Secretary-Treasurer 4; Inter'class Contestant 2; Class Secretary 1; Latin Club 1,2, Vice-President 2; G.A.A. 2,3,4; Band 1,2, 3,4, President 4; Y-Teens 2,3,4, Vice-President 3; Class Play 3,4; Office Girl 2; Cheerleader 1,2, 3, 4, Captain 3; Homecoming Attendant 2; Buckeye Girls' State 3; Outstanding Teenager of America Contest 4; Hardin County Seal Contest Winner 4.
HALL, KATHLEEN A. (Harrod, Ohio--2 August 1952) F.H.A. 1,2,3, Historian 3; Cafeteria Helper 1; Latin Club 2; V.I.C.A. 4; Office Girl 4; Librarian 1, 2.
HAYS, DONALD D. (Ada, Ohio--18 February 1952) French Club 1,4, President 4; Hi-Y 2, 3,4, Vice President 4; Class Play 3; Football 1, 2, 3,4; Basketball 1, 2; Track 1,2; Baseball 3; Basketball Statistician 3,4.
HELSER, NOLAN D. (Ada, Ohio--6 October 1951) V.I.C.A. 4; Stage Crew 1,2,3, President 2; Chorus 1.
HENSON, RONNIE L. (New Carlisle, Ohio--6 March 1952) F.F. A. 1,2,3, Reporter 3, Land Judging Team 1, 2, 3, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1, 2, 3, General Livestock Judging Team 1, 2;O.W.E. 4.
HINDS, JEFFERY D. (Ada, Ohio--18 June 1952) Stage Crew 1,2,3, President 3; V.I.C.A. 4; Chorus 1.
HOLBROOK, TOMMY R. (McGuffey, Ohio--5 December 1950) F.F.A. 1,2, Land Judging Team 1, 2, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1, 2, General Livestock Judging Team 1,2; V.I.C.A. 4.
HOUX, DANIEL E. (Maysville, Ohio--3 April 1952) National Honor Society 3,4, President 4; Interclass Contestant 3; Class President 4; Hi-Y 3,4, Vice-President 3; Student Council 4, Vice-President 4; Class Play 3,4; Football 4; Track 3; Out-Standing Teenager of America Contest 4; Upper Scioto Valley High School, Alger, Ohio 1, 2.
HUBBELL, SHIRLEY S. (Ada, Ohio--5 November 1951) F.H.A. 1,2; G.A.A. 2; Band 1,2,3; V.I.C.A. 4; Class Play 3,4; Librarian 2,3,4; Y-Teens 2,3.
JONES, BRUCE D. (Ramey Air Force Base, Puerto Rico--30 October 1952) National Honor Society 4; Interclass Contestant 2; Class President 3; Latin Club 1; Hi-Y 2, 3,
4; Class Play 3,4; Drama Club 4, Vice-President 4; Basketball 1.
KAISER, RODNEY L. (Alger, Ohio--26 November 1951) World Affairs Conference 4;; V.I.C.A. 4; Upper Scioto Valley High School, Alger, Ohio 1,2,3.
KELLER, JAMES L. (Ada, Ohio--12 April 1951) F.F.A. 1,2,3, Sentinel 2, Land Judging Team 2, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1, 2, General Livestock Judging Team 1; V.I.C.A. 4.
KELLER, ROSALIE J. (Kenton, Ohio--12 October 1952) Latin Club 1,2; Chorus 1,2; Cafeteria Helper 1.
104KOCH, BEVERLY J. (Ada, Ohio--l October 1952) Latin Club 1,2; G.A.A. 2,3; VOICE Staff 1,2,3,4, Business Manager 3,4; Band 1,2; V.I.C.A. 4, Treasurer 4; Librarian 2, 3,4; Journalism Workshop 2.
LAWRENCE, WILBUR L. (Alger, Ohio--8 January 1950) F.F. A. 1,2,3, Land Judging Team 2, Parliamentry Procedure Team 1, 2, 3, General Livestock Judging Team 3; O.W.E. 4; Track 1.
LONG, DOYLE W. (Ada, Ohio--3 August 1952) Latin Club 1; Hi-Y 2,3,4; Band 1,2,3,
4, Librarian 4; Basketball 1; Track 1, 2; Drama Club 4.
LONG, LINDA K. (Ada, Ohio--14 April 1952) National Honor Society 3,4; French Club
3,4, Vice-Preisdent 3; G.A.A. 2,3,4; WE Staff 2,3,4, Assistant Editor 2, Class Editor 3, Business Manager 4, Advertising Editor 4; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; Class Play 4; Office Girl 2, 3; Cheerleader 1, 2, 3,4, Captain 4; Homecoming Attendant 3.
MARTIN, MARY E. (LaFayette, Ohio--8 January 1952) National Honor Society 4; French Club 1, 2, 3; Majorette 1, 2, 3, 4; Chorus 1, 2, 3; Y-Teens 2, 3; F.T. A. 3, 4, Outstanding Member 3; Class Play 4; Librarian 3,4.
MILLER, CECILY A, (Altanta, Georgia--4 September 1952) Salutatorian 4; National Honor Society 3,4, Vice-President 4; Interclass Contestant 3,4; Latin Club 1,2; French Club 3,4, President 3, Vice-President 4; G.A.A. 2,3,4, Attendant 3; WE Staff 2, 3,4, Assistant Editor 2, Music Editor 3, Senior Editor 4; Band 1, 2, 3,4, Majorette 4; Y-Teens 2, 3,4, President 4; Librarian 1, 2, 3,4; Drama Club 4; Buckeye Girls' State 3; Journalism Workshop 1; All Area Band 1, 2, 3; Solo and Ensemble Contest 4.
NEISWANDER, THOMAS C. (Ada, Ohio--21 July 1952) V.I.C. A. 4; Football 1; Basketball 1,2; Baseball 1,2; Chorus 1.
NEISWANDER, THOMAS C. (Ada, Ohio--3 September 1952) Class Vice-President 3; Football 1,2; Drama Club 4, French Club 1.
NELSON, ANNETTE C. (Ada, Ohio--20 October 1951) French Club 1,2,3, Treasurer 2; G.A.A. 2,3,4, Treasurer 4; VOICE Staff 3,4, Production Manager 4; Y-Teens 2,
3; Student Council 2,4, President 4; Class Play 3,4; Office Girl 4.
NELSON, ERWIN E. (Ada, Ohio--3; March 1951) Stage Crew 2,3; Football 1; Track 1; O.W.E. 4, Sergeant-at-Arms 4.
NORTON, SANDRA L. (Ada, Ohio--12 November 1951) Class Treasurer 2; Latin Club 1; French Club 2,3,4, Treasurer 3, Secretary 4; G.A.A. 2,3,4, Attendant 2, Intramural Manager 4; Majorette 4; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; Class Play 4; Office Girl 3; Librarian 2; Homecoming Queen 4.
105OBENOUR, DANIEL B. (Ada, Ohio--28 January 1952) F.F. A. 1,2, 3,4, Vice-President 4, Land Judging Team 1, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1, 2, 3, General Livestock Judging Team 1.
OUSLEY, DONNA J. (Lima, Ohio--17 January 1952) V.I.C.A. 4; Librarian 2; Cafeteria Helper 1, 2.
PIFER, JAMES L. (Ada, Ohio--31 July 1952) Football 1,2, 3, 4; Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Captain 4, Most Valuable Player 4; Baseball 1, 2.
PRICE, SUSAN K. (Ada, Ohio--21 August 1952) Class Vice-President 2; French Club 1,2, President 2; G.A.A. 2,3,4, Vice-President 4, Attendant 4; Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Treasurer 4; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; Class Play 4; All Area Band 2, 3.
RAUSCH, NORMAN A. (Ada, Ohio--18 November 1952) F.F. A. 1,2,3, Vice-President
3, Parliamentary Procedure Team 1,2,3; Chorus 1; V.I.C.A. 4, Reporter 4.
REESE, JOHN R. (Kenton, Ohio--5 October 1951) V.I.C.A. 4; Stage Crew 3; Football 1; Baseball 1, 2.
REICHERT, NANCY A. (Ada, Ohio--7 August 1952) National Honor Society 4; World Affairs Conference 4; Latin Club 1,2; G.A.A. 2, 3,4, Intramural Manager 4; VOICE Staff 3,4, Production Manager 3, News Editor 4; F.T.A. 3,4, Treasurer 3, Vice-President 4, Outstanding Member 4; Class Play 4; Librarian 1, 2, 3,4; Buckeye Girls' State 3.
RING, PATRICIA A. (Ada, Ohio--4 December 1951) National Honor Society 3,4; Latin Club 1,2; G.A.A. 2,3,4; VOICE Staff 4; F.T.A. 3,4, Reporter 4; Librarian 2,4; Drama Club 4.
ROMICK, MICHAEL W. (Ada, Ohio--21 September 1952) Stage Crew 2,3; Football 3; Baseball 1; O.W. E. 4.
ROTH, MARY S. (Washington D. C. --9 June 1953) National Honor Society 4; Latin Club 1,2; G.A.A. 2,3,4, Sergeant-at-Arms 4; VOICE Staff 2, 3, 4, Art Editor 3, Editor-in-Chief 4; Band 1, 2, 3,4; Y-Teens 2, 3, 4, Secretary 3; Class Play 4; Librarian 3,4; All Area Band 1, 2, 3; Journalism Workshop 3.
SHADLEY, LLOYD S. (Ada, Ohio--28 August 1952) Interclass Contestant 4; Latin Club 1,2; Hi-Y 3,4; Band 1,2, 3,4; Chorus 3; Class Play 3,4; Track 2.
SIMON, CATHY D. (Ada, Ohio--4 July 1952) F.H.A. 1; G.A.A. 2,4; Band 1,2,4; Chorus 1,2; Y-Teens 2; F.T.A. 4; Dance Band 2.
SIMON, PAUL E. (Ada, Ohio--24 January 1951) Class President 1; V.I.C.A. 3,4, Reporter 3, President 4; Football 1, 2; Basketball 1, 2; Track 1, 2; Baseball 1, 2.
SMITH, BRENDA S. (Coldwater, Ohio--13 February 1952) Latin Club 4; G.A.A. 2,3,
4, Secretary 4; Band 1; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; F.T.A. 4; Class Play 4; Drama Club 4.
SMITH, DIANA J. (Fort Benning, Georgia--20 May 1952) Class Secretary 3; Latin Club 1; French Club 3, President 3; G.A.A. 2,3,4; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; Class Play 4; Office Girl 2, 3.
106SOUSLEY, MELINDA L. (Ada, Ohio--18 February 1952) National Honor Society 3,4; Interclass Contestant 3; Latin Club 1,2; G.A.A. 2,4; Band 1, 2,3,4, Majorette 3,
Head Majorette 4; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; Class Play 4; Office Girl 2, 3; Homecoming Attendant 1; Dance Band 1.
SPAR, CHARLES M. (Ada, Ohio--7 October 1951) Football 1, 3,4; Baseball 2; Projection Club 3; Buckeye Boys' State 3.
TACKETT, JOHN L. (Ada, Ohio--30 December 1951) Stage Crew 2; Football 1; Basketball 1, 2; Baseball 1, 2, 3.
TARR, DAVID A. (Ada, Ohio--12 June 1951) Football 1, 2,3,4; Basketball 1,2,3; Track 1,2; Baseball 1,2,4; V.I.C.A. 4.
TIPPLE, MARY E. (Ada, Ohio--18 May 1952) French Club 3,4; F.H.A. 1,2; G.A.A. 2,3,4; Y-Teens 2,3; F.T.A. 3,4; Class Play 3; Drama Club 4.
TREEN, BRENDA L. (Ada, Ohio--21 December 1951) G.A.A. 2; Chorus 1; V.I.C.A.
4, Secretary 4; Office Girl 4.
UMPHRESS, KAY L. (Bluffton, Ohio--18 August 1952) Class Secretary 4; Latin Club 1, 2; G.A.A. 2,3,4, Sargeant-at-Arms 3, Intramural Manager 4; VOICE Staff 4; Chorus 2; Y-Teens 2,3,4; Student Council 3,4; Class Play 3,4; Librarian 3; Homecoming Attendant 4.
UMPHRESS, VICTORIA L. (Ada, Ohio--3 July 1952) Class Secretary 2; Latin Club 1,. 2; G.A.A. 2, 3,4; VOICE Staff 4; Band 1, 2, 3,4, Librarian 3, Student Director 4; Chorus 2; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; Class Play 4; Cheerleader 2, 3,4; Dance Band 1,2.
VAN ATTA, SUSAN K. (Ada, Ohio--18 June 1951) F. H. A. 1,2,3, Parliamentarians; G.A.A. 2,3; Chorus 1,2,3; Y-Teens 2,3,4.
VAYHINGER, MARY A. (Johnson City, Tennessee--15 May 1952) National Honor Society 3,4; French Club 1,2,3; G.A.A. 2,3,4; Band 1,2, 3,4; Chorus 1; Y-Teens 2,3,4; Class Play 4; Drama Club 4; Solo and Ensemble Contest 2.
WAGNER, LINDA L. (Ada, Ohio--ll June 1952) Class Treasurer 3; Latin Club 1,2; Y-Teens 2, 3,4; Student Council 4, Secretary 4; Office Girl 3,4.
WELLER, SYLVIA L. (Ada, Ohio--15 February 1952) V.I.C.A. 4; Cafeteria Helper
WILLIAMS, BELINDA S. (Ada, Ohio--7 September 1950) F.H.A. 1,2,3, President 3; G.A.A. 2; Chorus 1; Y-Teens 2,3; V.I.C.A. 4.
WILLIAMS, DEAN (Ada, Ohio--27 January 1952) Latin Club 1; Student Council 1; Class Play 4; Football Manager 1; Basketball 1, 2; Track 1.
WORTHINGTON, WAYNE J. (Ada, Ohio--ll September 1951) Stage Crew 2; Football 4; Baseball 3,4.
ZIMMER, ROBERT R. (Ada, Ohio--24 July 1952) Class Vice-President 4; V.I.C.A.
4; Stage Crew 2; Basketball 1,2,3, 4; Baseball 1,2.
KIWANIS SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
WORLD AFFAIRS CONFERENCE DELEGATES
Rod Kaiser Nancy Reichert
ROTARY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD Karen Casper
Pat RingMOST VALUABLE FOOTBALL PLAYER Tim English MOST VALUABLE BASKETBALL PLAYER Jim Pifer
MOST VALUABLE BASEBALL PLAYER Tim Davis MOST VALUABLE TRACK MEMBER Dave Beltz
OUTSTANDING TEENAGER OF AMERICA CONTEST Pam Graham Karen Casper Dan Houx
JUNIOR CIVIC LEAGUE AWARD
STUDENT SECRETARY OF THE YEAR
GETTY SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
Cec MillerClass Night And Graduation Climax
The band prepares to play ’’Happy Heart’’ and ’’Big Spender."
Erwin and Kelly do their thing.
Seniors ended the school year with two big, much -awaited events. First, on May 29, the traditional Class Night program was presented to an audience of parents and friends. The readings of the class history and will received hearty applause as did the more dramatic presentation of the class prophecy. The class of 1970 also at this time presented a representation of their talent. Music seemed to be the basis of the seniors’ talent with a band, a group, and a girls' ensemble "making music" and two chorus girls, two "accomplished" prima donnas, a stripper, and a host of seniors dancing and otherwise performing to music. Earlier in the day, the seniors presented, for underclassmen, a preview of the evening at the Class Day Assembly.
The second "big" event arrived two days later, Sunday, May 31. Graduation.. .at last! Held at Lehr Auditorium at 2:00 p.m., the 88th graduation exercises for Ada High School combined, for the second year, baccalaureate and commencement into one ceremony. The baccalaureate speaker. Rev. Aubrey Hancock, spoke on youthful possessions. Following, salutatorian Cec Miller enlarged on the class motto, and valedictorian Pat Conley spoke of pride and responsibility of graduates. Special music was presented by a senior trumpet quartet and a senior mixed ensemble. Then in finale, each senior received his diploma and congratulations from board president Mrs. Nancy DaPore.
CLASS PROPHEC Graljgj| Umphress,
noTRUMPET QUARTET Shadley, Graham, Long, Umphress
SENIOR CLASS ENSEMBLE
BOARD PRESIDENT DaPore, PRINCIPAL Cramer, Rev. Minnich, Rev. Durbin, Rev. Hancock, SUPERINTENDENT Allen.
SALUTATORY Cec Miller112PROFESSIONAL
PHYSICIANS Robert B. Love Robert B. Elliott Floyd M. Elliott VETERINARIAN E. R. Rodabaugh
William J. Shambarger Mark B. Shull OPTOMETRIST Thomas B. Martin
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135To Begin Again
These pages have endeavored to depict the spirit of the school year 1969--1970.
It has been their purpose to reflect the creativity that spices the daily and, at times, monotonous routine of school life, as well as to picture the kaleidoscope of intellectual and athletic achievements.
The year itself has been an impressive one, one punctuated with moon landings, Paris peace talks, school bond issues, and senior trips to Old Man's Cave. Rivalry and cooperation between classes began in September, carried over to the new year, and lasted throughout May. We made many new friends, fought with old enemies, and, of course, made new enemies. But whether we admit it or not, we had fun.
Someday, not so very long from now, we’ll look back on this year and say, "Remember when we were seniors back in '70? When all those guys painted the sidewalks? When we had that big controversy over the dress code? And when we won a basketball game, remember how the stands went wild?” We will remember the first day of school, September 3, 1969, how very foggy it was, and how Sue Roth and Lynn Dilts stood at the front door greeting everyone with complementary issues of THE VOICE. We'll remember the first, somewhat depressing football game with Paulding, and then we'll remember Homecoming--all its beauty, pageantry, and spirit. Band members will never forget the night we were to march at the Elida football game until it rained and Mr. Ansley made us sit on the buses. But the braid on the uniforms and the plumes faded anyway, and the white overlays and hats became speckled with purple and gold.
We had a lot of fun that fall, but when Christmas came we were ready for a vacation and a few parties on the side. Yet before we knew it, we were back in school trying our best to win Spirit Week. And none of us can ever forget Interclass--all the long hours we spent making decorations and all the money, too, all the hopes we had for our four contestants. Then we'll remember the prom, the elegance, the fringed camels, the costumed servers, and the good times afterwards. We'll remember a lot of little things and some bigger things like people drinking cold coffee from the spout of the pot, the "Dad-In" the senior members of Y-Teens presented at the Daddy-Daughter Dinner, Hi-Y volleyball games, GAA tournaments, VICA candy sales, OWE record hops, Class Day and Night, and the class party the night before. But perhaps the one thing that we’ll remember best is graduation. We were so nervous when we marched in, afraid that we might trip on the stairs to the stage or drop our diplomas in front of everyone. But when we came out, we came out proudly, some smiling, some sober, some crying.
Yes, we will remember 1970 as a very good year, one worth remembering. It was a time for us. And now, like so many other things that begin and end and begin again, we end this annual and begin the rest of our lives.
136Primed in US. A
l.THE MINIMAX LOOK - Designer Georges Kaplan revealed this solution to the mini - maxi debate in women's coats. Models wear minimax coats which combine features of both.
2 MAY FACE COURT MARTIAL - Lt. William L. Calley Jr. (right) walks with his military defense counsel. Maj. Kenneth A. Raby at Ft. Benmng. Georgia. Calley has been charged with the murder of civilians during an attack on My Lai, a village in Vietnam.
3 TO BEGIN SERVICE - A Boeing 747 superjet dwarfs Boeing's intercontinental 707 — once the largest jetliner in the air The new jumbojet will be put into service in 1970.
4 BIAFRAN REFUGEES - Biafran refugees are shown carrying children and belongings as they flee from advancing Nigerian troops.
5. MOON WALK - In July. 1969. man took his greatest leap into space and walked on the surface of the moon during the Apollo 11 mission. This was followed in November by Apollo 12 and another manned lunar landing.llAL EVENTS
6. IRISH ’FRONTIER' SCENE - In Belfast. Northern Ireland. British troops were required to keep the peace as Catholic and Protestant factions clashed in riots which broke out in August.
7. U THANT PAYS RESPECTS - U Thant. Secretary-General of the United Nations, stands before the casket of Dwight D. Eisenhower, lying in state under the capitol dome in Washington.
8. PARIS PEACE TALKS — South Vietnamese delegates sit alongside U.S delegates in the conference room used for the peace talks. Henry Cabot Lodge (center) replaced Aver-ell Harriman as U.S. delegation leader.
9.STRATEGIC ARMS LIMITATION TALKS BEGIN - Russian delegation (nearest camera) headed by Vladimar Semjonov. faces their U. S. counterparts headed by Gerard C. Smith at conference table in Helsinki during their first meeting.
10. ORDERS FURTHER TROOP WITHDRAWAL - President Nixon sits at his White House desk, after appearing on a nationwide broadcast announcing withdrawal of 50.000 more troops from South Vietnam by April of 1970.
11. DE GAULLE RESIGNS - In April General Charles de Gaulle resigned as President following the negative result of the referendum. He and Mrs. Yvonne de Gaulle are shown after attending morning mass at the church of Harricourt.v vv
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