Altavista High School - Nuntius Yearbook (Altavista, VA)

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THE NUNTIUS 1948 P to I1 y The Students Ot Altavista Hugh School Altavista, Vlrglnla FOFZWOFCI THERE WILL PERHAPS COME A TIME WHEN You WILL wAN'r TO TURN BACK THE CALENDAR AND LIVE oNcE AGAIN YOUR HAPPY DAYS AT ALTAVISTA HIGH SCHOOL. WITH THIS IN MIND, WE HAVE PORTRAYED ON THE FOLLOWING PAGES FAMILIAR AND NOSTALGIC SCENES OF A. H. S. AND ITS ACTIVITIES. WE HOPE THAT THIS ANNUAL WILL ALWAYS KEEP YOUR PLEASANTEST RECOLLECTIONS OF FRESH AND FORE- MOST IN YOUR MIND. WE DEDICATE FIQHIS, THE '48 NUNTIUS, 'IO MISS DEAR- ING FAUNILEROY. HER SXVEIAYI' SMILE AND CHERRY WORII HAVE BRIGHTENED MANY OF OUR DAYS AT A. H. S. MISS FAUNTLEROY I.IS'I'ENEII 'IO OUR 'I'ROUIaI.ES, IIISCOVEREII OUR S'I'RENc'IRHS AND XVEAKNESSES, AND GUIDED Us THROUGH OUR CONEUSIONS. BE- CAUSE SHE HAS SHAREII OUR SORROWS AND INSIIIREII OUR 'IRIUMI-HS XVE PAY A LOVING 'IRIIIUIE 'IO MISS FAUNTLEROY IN OUR IIEIII- CATION UF THIS VOLUME. in Ii", -1. C K y, N A J- ,I , I avg' ' Q , I -v o 3 . . . W 1 ' v W - 1 Mia., Ja.....,,...,,lXt., ,dforb-,..LZ27 FACULTVXZU-42'F J Uiilf 12' i 'XIRS GARNIE HAXiILTONl Xlns DAx. GORDON Ugg HELEN BARR Mlgg LFF CARTER Not pzctwed Mrs Verlle Story Glles Miss Helen Plulllps Xllss Kathleen FFHZICI Nlr Labrum Mclvor Nlr Douglas Goforth 83 uit Q- MR GEORGE C COY IR Pnnczpal M . , , , 1 .9' ' ' i 1' ,. I ZX if S 6 G 4 1 ' ' x l 1' R K lx 'i x. .5 Li. y, . X - f fl V, U ' u . . f I Miss BIARTHA Covsv Miss DIEARING FAIYNTLEROX Miss IRENE FNG1-lsH MRs. Mmmcrz YOUNG . . -1 a . ,. , . . . , A . I ', A . , 1 . ' l . 4 , H " , '2 7. . I, ' 1. L fa A ' I ,,- Y u ' l. l K , x a if .,,i'z.sA. 4 L 3 -?i7'f"g A SENIOR CLASS CDFFICERS Motto-All for one and one fOl -X11 Colors Green and YVh1te CHARLES ANTHONY LUCY DRISKILL . ,. STELLA CAMDEN SYLVIA ELDER .... LOUISE REYNOLDS MISS HELEN PHILLII S MISS DEAR1xG FAUNJTLBROY 52110115015 i .ifi-...A x lg, S E l R Elin 1 CHARLES ANTHONY "Foot" Football '44-45, '45-46, '46-47, '47-48: Basketball '44-45, '45-46, '46-47, '47-485 Baseball '44-45, '45-46, '46-47, '47-48: Monogram Club '46-475 President Monogram Club '47-483 Sports Editor, NUNTIUS '47-485 President of Senior Class '47 48 REX JENNINGS BENNETT Lztlle Butches Baseball 44 49 46 46 46 47 47 48 Football 44 41 45 46 46 41 47 48 Basketball 4g 46 46 47 47 48 Monogram 47 48 Safety Patrol 4641 Glee Club 46 47 41 48 IAMES RUDOLPH BURGESS Rudy l-ootball 4146 46 41 47 48 I-ootball Co captatn 47 48 Nlonogram Club 46 41 41 48 Basketball Manager 47 48 STELLA NI -XE CANIDEN Stella lteshman Class Secretary and Treasurer 44 451 Softball C lass Secretary 4 1 46 Cheetleadet 46 47 47 48 Glee lb 44 41 1 1 4 l- H 4 46 47 N Ill S Photographic Etlttot 41 48 C olonel Staff 4'1 46 41 48 Setuot Class Secretarx 41 48 x'qO' 'Q' 1. tu JOHN ARNOLD BOARD Iolm 41nold Basketball 44 41 4146 Student Counctl Representatxve 44 45 C-lee Club 4148 NIUNTIUS Staff 47 48 CHARLES KENT BOWERS Ixent Safety Patrol 4:1 46 SHIRLEY MAE CHAPMAN llflaude C lee Club 44 41 41 46 41 48 Basketball 44 41 49 46 4b 41 Captatn 47 48 Xollexball 44 4.1 Softball 43 46 C he-erleatlel 41 46 46 41 41 48 Colonel Staff 47 48 NLNTILS 47 48 xf0Il0gI3IIl Club 46 47 GENEVA LEE CLAY Lzttle Clay l- H 4 4 4148 Clee Club 4146 4647 4 Softball 44 49 Cheerleader 47 48 Colonel Staff 47 48 KI ' I' i? A , A 5 . - .5 , U ' A 4 1 lsli L , '44 ,L .lf AV ff 4 J! .,.-SAX, - W rr 1 1- K fl Y!! 1 1 l l 1, If J! "I '44-455 Basketball '44-45, '45-46, '46-47, '47-483 Sophomore Cllr ' - 7, '47-441 '46-47, ' 7-485 I . . . ' - g UN- l at gf .. ,, K ..'..:: A, ,-,L ..-Q 1 , - 1, h' '. ...'6-475'-:S 'F-.'-,'7-48: LENA MARIE DOSS Rze Glee Club 4449 4546 F H A 4647 4748 Bl e Blrds Lrterary Club 47 48 LUCY ANN DRISKILL Floss Clee Club 46 47 47 48 F H A 46 47 Safety Patrol 46 47 47 48 Vlce Presxdent of Semor Class 47 48 NUN TIUS Staff Assrstant Business Manager 46 47 Edttor lNUlNTILS Staff 47 48 of EDWARD MAX LVERHART Max Rcpresentatne Sophomore Class 41 46 Cheer Leader 4.1 46 Basketball 49 46 41 48 Football 47 48 Monogram 47 48 Safety Patrol 4a 46 47 48 Baseball 47 48 S-XNIL EL DAVID HILL Sam Basketball 44 43 49 46 4148 Football 4449 47 48 Baseball 47 48 Monogram Club 47 48 MARY ANNE CLAUDE lfnnze Clee Club 4441 4146 47 48 Basketball 46 47 F H A 46 41 4 1 48 f olonel Staff Art LKIIIOI' 46 47 Feature 1-chtor 41 48 NLN'Ill S Staff Xssnstant Photographne hdrtor 46 41 Ldxtortal Staff 47 48 El Club Espanol Secretary 41 48 ANNA DANIELS Cza Clee Club 44 45 45 46 46 47 47 48 Cheer Leader 40 46 Colonel Staff Sylvza C lee Club 44 43 4.1 46 46 47 41 48 Secretary and Treasurer of umor Class 4641 BUSIDCSS Manager of Colonel Staff 41 48 'lreasurer of Semor Class 47 48 Secretary of F H A 47 48 46 47 H AROLD ENICLISH Malzchz Football 47 48 Safety Patrol 4445 4546 ', ' A 4 -I,l'. ', - ',. .. 1 "'-p.'. N .fvu J 'x 'Q 'I ' 3 . KI 'IP . ,"."1. . .'-,'-5 u , A rr u Y rg 'I 'r I I ' 'y ' ' .' H ' ' . 'I 'I ' -1 ' 1 -1 SYLVIA MAE ELDER fl fl 'It - , -v- v .1-. l - I 'v "1 ', '1 J -, - I '-5 -, I fl ' 'Ii . ' . ' I -J 'p 'v ' R , Kd J! . -. 'V ' 1'f,: '?'. ' A 'r '1 '14 . 5, , ,. 1 3 , H' il Q 'lf 'J '1 't 'I '. I A LAUREL FERN KEESEE Fern Gee Club 444g 4641 4748 F H A 4647 4748 Colonel Staff 47 48 RALPH BURKE, LEbLIE JUNIOR Ralph i- PRANCE5 XIAE NIYERS M1 ze Cltc Cl b 40 41 4 48 ASSISIZIIII Busxncss NIan1 cr NL N IIL S 40 41 Blhllllbb 'Nlanagex NLN IILS 41 48 Colonel Stall 41 48 Safety Patrol 46 47 47 48 JANE MARIE OVERHOLT j ane Clcciub 4 x A 4: Colonel Staff 4641 NLNTILS 4148 El Club Espanol 4148 TED M AXTONI HOGAN Ted Safety Patrol 46 41 DONALD IACKSON IACOBS akz Safety Patrol -Lv 46 Softball 4.146 C1364 Q NIILRKLEX ILANI LLYVIS Slzmtze cc C lb 1 tw 4110 4:46 4 btall 41 48 HLRBLRI IS XIY1 FOX Huber! dll LllL1l X IX llll 47 48 4 . ' ",f, T X x I JE .11 -,. X 1 '-Y'-'H'-,--11'-,'-5 . , mf Y w 3- V x ! I 'f x cn - Lu '44-41 sure' l"l'l , 'G-47, ' - . Q F. H, .A. '46-47, '47-48: NYNTIUS Staff '47-483 Colone 'lr' sf -"' lmm .lu .la l. . A v. N x A ..l 11- ,, L" .lu ' '- ', 'T'- 3 A . .g' L 1 ll '4 -45, '47-46, '46-47, '47-48: F. H. ' C-47, . .-..,.,A, .,-.-:- ., EINII RS JOHN DAVID PAYNE "john" Manager Basketball '45-46, '46-47, '47-483 Manager Fool- ball '46-473 Manager Baseball '45-46: Monogram Club '46-47. '47-48. CARLTON G. QUARLES "Quarles" C. L. C. '45-463 Science Club '44-453 Glee Club '47-48: El Club Espanol '47-48. ELIN OR A ROBEY Robey LC Club 4441 4146 4 IOHN XVILLI XXI ROBBINS 01171 Ir1r1ll1all 42 43 llaskelball 4' 43 Baseball 46 41 A lenrlul Hargrau: 44 41 41411 IIIIIXN Ilfl-NL RIXNOLDS 1 cc 1 1 1 1 1 X 41 I8 lr1loneISlafI 4148 LOL ISL NIXRIL REYNOLDS Bon L 1 1 I 4647 41 18 RLIIILSLIIIAIINL Sllllillll Counul 47 48 l l af, Xl XRIORII' XI XRIIL RL SSI: LL xfliqlf gg 1 1 1 1 46 47 11 48 C Jluml Staff 41 48 XRCHIL ST XNLI-,X RI SSLLL Stanley LU lalml 14 41 BJSRLIDJII 4141 41 48 kool a 47 48 Xionugram llub 4148 "1-'l" A Cl-- llllli '44-47, '47-411 '4t'-47, '47-485 F. H. .- . '46-47. 1 I 1 , I W" l 1 O ' 'I lilo' Clul '44-47, '46-47: Softball '45-463 I". I. A. ' - GI--1 '4T.'f- ,'6-47. , A , L. A 111 1, ' "-.: " 'L-3 '-'. ,l- ' U I I, . F . y 4 . . I H1 l Ok A30 Q LIU Club '44-4.'. '47-46. '4I'-4', 47448: I-I H. A. ' - 1 . V", gjr ' .4 ' '- . Q 1 . I , 5 - - 1 ,.. 4. , . A L 11 1 '11 If ,A Saf- A' " ' '- - 75 ' 't'- ", "- g ' b ll , +1 - I RUBY MAE SEAY '!Ruby" F. H. A. '46-473 Glee Club '47-485 Safety Patrol '47-485 NUNTIUS Staff '47-48. ANNIE REESE SMITH "Reese" Basketball '44-45, '45-46, '46-47g Glee Club '45-46, '46-47, '47-48: Student Council '46-475 President Student Council '47-485 Colonel Sports Editor '46-47: NUNTIUS Assistant Slpor? Editor '45-46g F. H. A. '46-475 Monogram Club ' 6-4 . J T CARSON JR Fluke Football 47 48 Monogram Club 47 48 Presldent Sopho more Class 44 45 NOT PICTURED PHYLLIS IEAN COTHRAN P1131 Nlce President Freshman Class 4441 Clce Club 4441 4 6 4647 4748 F H 4 4641 4148 lolomISalf Assistant Feature Editor 46 41 Souu-1 l-ditor 47 48 INUNTIUS Staff Feature I'ClllOl 47 48 Fl Club Ifpanol president 4148 fix fi lax: . t. ll ff gQ.l1,4 DOROTHY MAY TAYLOR Dot 47 48 ROBERT VVAYNE WALKER Bobby Club 4641 47 48 F H A 46 47 4148 President Class 46 41 Edrtor Colonel Staff 47 48 Colonel 647 NLNITIUS Staff 46 47 47 48 Cheerleader Football 44 4.1 45 46 46 41 Co Captam 4148 Basket ba 44 4' 45 46 Captain 46 47 Captain 47 48 Base bal 44 45 45 46 46 47 47 48 Student Council Treas urer 44 45 Secretary 45 46 Vice Presldent 46 47 Mono gram Club Vice President 46 47 47 48 RAYVLEY BROWN KEESEE RB Football 44 4,1 45 46 Baseball 44 45 45 46 Monogram Club 46 41 47 48 VIOLA GAY MCDANIEL Gay F H A 46 41 Glee Club 47 48 NUNTIUS 47 LUCY BYRD SIMPSON PEARL ANN DoDsoN Luv? Basketball 4.146 4647 47 48 Cheerleader 45 46 Boots 47 48 Softball 4146 Sophomore Class President Glee Club 44 45 F H A 46 47 Colonel Staff 45 46 46 47 NUNTIUS 4146 Glee Club 45 46 46 47 46 47 46 47 4.1 46 47 H n 1 1-1 , 1 1- , ' - , - , . .1. ' , ' , ' 1 1-. - 1 , A . ' . , . ' 1 , 1 1 1 1 . . 4- , 1 - , - , 1 1 rr 11 4 1 111 1 -1 - 11- , , ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 ' ' 1 ' 1 1.1 - 1 1 - 1 , ll -J1 - 1 -1 -1 - 11 11- 1 1 , 1 - ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 1 - - 1 I 1 . I ,1 , 1 1 ' ' 1 ' - Y 1 . , 1 1 u 11 I - . ' , 1 ' , 1 1 1 1 1 I . u 11 fr 111 - - 1 7 1 , 1 1 1 , ,. . v '. 11. - . 1 11 ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 . b ' ,.. -1,1' 1 -., 1 1-1 1 1 I . ' """ . ' , ' ' ' 5-4,-,-1-1---1-11 -I, , -- 41- . . , . I ' ' ' ' ' ' 11 n v- 11- 1 -1, 1 l 1 1 . - , - , 1 48. u 11 , 11- 1 1 , 1 1 ll li ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 ' 1 ' '-1 'F-5 ' 'V-46 1 - . ' , 1 1 , 1 1,1 1 , . . . . . , . 'A A l. v . 1 1 , . CLASS HISTCDIQV 1948 E THE SENIOR CLASS OF 48 feel honored at havmg the pr1v1lege whxch now confronts us Thls prxvllege IS to put forth m Writing the many fallures and advancements whlch have confronted us durmg our four year stay rn hxgh school As nolsy unmannered busybodles we entered our freshman year of hrgh school feelmg superxor to all our superlors We had the hlgh hopes of havmg a lot of fun many prlvlleges and almost no class work This we learned after a few days was a vam hope mdeed Our class work was much harder than any we had ever had before but we managed to llve through our first year Our sponsors of that year were Mlsses Lxllxan Douglas and V1rg1n1a Hall who advnsed and encouraged us when our sp1r1ts were low We elected class officers who carrled us through our trlals and trlbulatlons Our class presldent was Loxs Moody and every one agrees that she dxd a good o At the end of thrs thr1ll1ng and expectant year we were astomshed to find that desplte our many trrals and temptatlons there were only a few faxlures Our second year ln hxgh school began wlth a new look on l1fe We were no longer freshmen but dlgnlfned sophomores Our class presldent thxs year was Lucy Slmpson and our sponsors were Mrs O L Martm jr and Mrs Garme Hamllton We took our work more sernously and Iune came before we realrzed It To all junrors the most lmportant events of the year are the arrlval of class rlngs the un1orSen1or Prom and commencement exerclses And we were certamly no exceptlon When the long awalted rmgs arrxved we walked on clouds for days wlth our hands ln the alr so no one could mlss seelng the rmgs We had a l1ttle trouble decldmg where the Prom was to be held but after all snarls were untangled the Prom was very successful YVhen class nlght arrlved we were all exclted The glrls were glggllllg md the boys clearlng thelr throats but we all llved through ll to begm our fmal year IH A H S The followmg September ue returned as xery worldly Semors Thls was the rnost lmportant year m our hxgh school careers and ue all realxzed thls fact Our presldent was Charles Anthony and our uce presldent was Lucy Drxsklll Our colors were green and whxte and our Homer the gradema XVe decxded that one for all and all for one vsas the motto that suited us and so we began our fmal year There was much excxtement durmg thls year partly due to the arrxval of class pms callmg cards and IHVIIHIIOHS Another excltmg event was the senlor play under the dlrectxon of Mrss Helen PhllllpS We started work on our annual ln january wrth the holxdays behlnd us Lucy Drlskxll was elected Edltorm Qlllffl and 'Nlae Myers proved very capable as Busmess Xlanager Every year a D A R award IS gxven to the outstanding Semor glrl Thls year Dorothy Taylor was elected by her classmates as the grrl who really deserved thls award Before we realxzed ll ue started practxcmg for Commencement That was sw hen ue sobered down and prep ired for the end of our days at A H S Some of us were happy but others felt a llttle sad and sentlmental at leavmg the way of l1fe we knew Though ue may lease and never come back we shall never forget the wonderful l1ves me led at A H S - - - - Y ' 7 i I Y l ' , . . . . , ., . . , A , J - , . I I ' . . 1 . ' 1 ' f , . ., I 7 V v l l I ' n n V, . ' , Y I ' 9 , , .. , . . , , , A .A. ,. ' . , . , . . L 1 . ' ' ' ' 2 . . . , y I V v V v 5.1 E9 94" A 9? Q? 3 Wijx "fig,-5X I 'ww lavi- Wzttzest Geneva Clay Rex Bennett Mos! Popular Stella Cunden Charles Anthony Most Likely to Succeed Iohn Payne 5ylVld Elder Most Aitractzzfe -lane Overholt E Q Best All Round Cutest Reese Smlth jean Lewis Sammy H111 Xlax Everhart Best Lookzng Most .Studzous Xlrry Anne Claude Anna Daniels john Robbms ohn Arnold Board Best Dressed Most Athletzc Phyllls Cothron Shlrley Chapman Ted Hogan Bobby YValker Most Attractzve Rudy Burgess 1 3 y Bill Colbert Jimmy Crawford George Cundiff Kathryn Dudley Leonard Elliott Rita English wiv' Robert Lowman Rex Mayberry Margaret Paggins Marjorie Paggins joan Phelps Douglas Ritchie I R S I4 .4.ZX,,,,,K ifjflluth Adams E. H. Barksclale Thaddia Bell Carrol llrumfield Sylvia Blcssard XS'ylie Byrd MW I I2 Lawrence East Lewis Frazier Milton Gregory Carleton Hall Earnest Harmon Eugene Jenks Marvin Sparks Frazier Sizemore Leatrice Wade Audrey Wilson SCDPHCDMORES BETTY SUE ROWLES Preszdent ROBERT BELL Treasurer NIISS CARTER 'NIRS H-XNIILTON Helen Anthony arnes Arthur Wesley Arthur Lors Barbour Robert Bell Bobby Bennett Ward Boley Nlary Belle Cfunclen Elrzabeth Cox Kathryn Doutly Rebecca Drummond Brlly Eubank Annette Lnglrsh Helen I4 rrnrtr NVrlmer Iforlornes Bertha Glass Nancy Greer Roy Gregory 'Xlattre Hall Helen Holl rnd Vrrsrnrr Hogrn Brrbarr tr ks Ioyte lxeesee Edrth kelly Barbara Nlorgan Orvrlle Xlyers Clyde Owen ean Prrce Troy Robey Betty Sue Rowles Brlly Schurman XV1nfred Stern Nlarron Swarn Bobby Taylor Ronny Thonrrs Erleen XVest Peggy XVest Wrlma XVeSt r r , r . . r ,,...,. , .. . ..,...,... , . Sponsors 4' K I - 7 A , J - - , -1 . , . . - A .X Y 1 ' X 2 ' . 1 ' .,.' 'Z tr: A - v . V I N . .2 , I , . . 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' I V - l:T2Sl'1fTldl'l Class IEAN DRINKARD Prggldent 'WARC XRE'I Pl RROYV l Ire Preszdent NI XRLLNL XR'I Hb R fieasurer ROY FARXIER XIISS ENGLISH XIISS COVLX XIRS C Xalrte Allen Polly Andrews George Andrews Marlene Arthur Bobby Banks Henry llarltsdale Dorothy Blessard Margaret Brooks jovce Burgess I-.lva Burgess Barbara Larson -Xdolphus Larter Peggy Colbert Lela Cope jack Cox jane Crawley Ollte Lee Cundtff jewell Dalton Patsy Dewberrx jane Doss june Doss Carl Dowdy jean Drnnkard latsy Eades Loyd East l-van East llettxe jean East Xlatgaret Enghsh Nlary l-arlomes Roy Farmer Peggy Caddy Nlarton Grbson Lortne C,-lllesple Rathel C-oodman Charles Goodman Bessre Lou Harmon Barbara Hall Audrey Hall Nlargaret Hall lxa Hawks atues Hodges lou Hogan Sue Hogan unror Hudson Randolph Huffman j C Hutcherson ORDON1 Fommy lsenhour Dorts keatts Edna Keesee Rachel Krantz Eltzabtth lxtantz Robtxt Xiason Edna Xielton Randall Nhtchell jack Moses Barbara Mlnter Nerna Owen Prank Iealte lat Penntngton Nialgaret Ptrrow Xlary lerloys hrgtma Phelps juamta lreston Randolph lutltette jtnm Oualls Hoxd Rtce t arland Rtce lcrow Rlley Dorn Russell Secretary Sponsors Barbara Scott Nlartha Lee Shelton Claxton Smlt Sue Smith lloyd St ol Rachel Thomas L harles foller Helen Irtplett lxrtty Xaughan one X I3 Loretta llalltu lobx Mallets Rebecca ll eelts Xlatts Nest Rodney Xsllllilllli lwelsn lhlltamson Ruth XVlllldlllSUIl Xudrty lhlson Hattie Hutt Xrgene Xeatts Eta leatts tlemtood XLBIIS kenneth leatts l if ' Q . ........ .... . .........,,....,..................,..,,..,...,........,.., ' ' - ' ' , , ' ' I l i V ' . . . A . . ,. .N , , . X . A f . , I I A . l , l , l . . 1 . Y ' I ' ' - A . , 'L e 2 . . ' - I I K- I J In I. B. Bell Osby Farmer Kathrine Mattox Phyllis Thornton ' " " . r A . - 1 . r ' r J . - - , r . x. ' D ' Y N ' - - I, A V , -- - . . V V , , 1 ' . .I 1 K V 'V ' A . x ' U l7 r Cdl2nddf SEPTEMBER 8 School begins 15 El Club Espanol organized t 17 COLONEL staff chosen 'le 21 F. H. A. officers elected OCTOBER 2 Football season opens . . . lose to Hargrave 6 Class olhcers elected . . . Anthony heads Seniors 10 Schoollield beats us 38-0 in football 17 HOLIDAY! Teachers have meeting 22 Colonels lose to E. C. Glass 8-0 N O VEMBER l Colonels defeat South Boston 6-0! 10 Strong Bedford team beats Colonels. 15 Football season closes. Altavista bows to Natural Bridge 13-6. 21 Annual staff begins magazine campaign 27 Close for Thanksgiving! DECEMBER 5 Basketball practice begins 7 Chapman heads girls' team and Walker, boys' team 12 Boys win over Brookneal . . . girls drop game to Brookneal girls 15 Unhappy day . . . Exams. begin . . . . 19 Merry Christmas everybody! 2 weeks vacation . . . JANUARY 5 Same old story . . . second verse 6 Boys beat Orange in close game! 8 Annual staff announced . . . Lucy Driskill, Editor! 9 Boys beat Brookneal again in a thriller . . . girls lose. 13 Madison Heights teams beat both of ours 15 Dorothy Taylor chosen as DAR award girl . . . 16 Boys win over Bedford 35-30. Girls still losing. 20 Girls win a game! Beat Volens 29-18 . . '. Boys won by 46-10. 23 Dramatics Class puts on 3 one-act plays! Great performance . 30 Annual goes to press!! 18 Tl-IE NUNTILJS Lum DRISRILL Edzfor NIA: XIYIRS Busmess Manager PHXLLIS COTHRON feature Ed CHARLLs AxTHoNY Sports STI LLA Lfxxrnr N1 Plzotoqmplnc Edztm Xllss Dmruxc FAU1xTLrRox Ad EDITORIAL STAFF Anna DIIllClS Dorothy 'I zylor Nldry Xnnc Claude ohn Arnold Boaxd Valrxe BUSIINESS ST XIHF can Lewlb Slurlcy Lllipllldfl Xl0ll XlClJiIIlCl Rubx Sen XVyon1 Ilist XI ny Belle C nndcn PHO'I OGR XPHIL ST ABF ane Oxerholt Helen Ann Farmer hugcne enks I z'.', 'af ,.' f 'z ,AI . ', ' Allen, Margaret English, Betty Sue Rowlcs. L A' v'- ' ' , , 7' , f ' , ' . , V I 4' V . 2 " ' li -I , , A , I ' J , I xg , I lx "V 3 ,... X . , . ' 1 - x Est Tl-TE STUDENT COUNCIL - X REECE bNIITH P1 eszdent Secwetary 1T1LlISZl167 NIR C XV COX IR NIISS DL XRINC FXI YILILROY Advzsem YVIINII' R1-,D bThRN SUL bNIlTH RIQPRILSEN I ATIVILS V1r51n1a Xnne Phelps Challotte Yeatts ean Drxnktrd Loulse Reynolds Betty Sue Roules Leonard Elhott Bobby Taylol and Charles Anthony The Student Councxl had the folloyung obyectnes Ill the 1941 l948 school yen st nt the Honor System lll llllllNlllll ll cl asses coopu ite Ill 1 dem up cnupugn o conduft yxtll l0llIlllC'Cl ICCILIIIOII lol lugh school students o IJIOIHOU. uenxns ol gym suns Ill Phxsxc al Ldutmon o MOlk yuth lllgll school llculty on uulxcul ll cl11nf.,cs and IIIIIJIONCIHCIIIS 20 TL 1: ,- ,. sf f x ,A+ I 4 I 'f T ll n LT "' W4 T 5 mi M, Q ss X ffl--5'F':w I 'T 4. ' L- , sl .-ms we - A 37' U Q . W ll ................................................................................ ' . NANCY SMITH ., , l,..... ,, A .. ., . . A , , .. 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STAFF DOROTHX T XYLOR Fdztor SX LXI X ILDLR Busmess Manager PHX LLIS C O I HR XX .Society Edztor CH XRLLb YN FHONX Spmts Ldltor NIARY -XXXL C LH IJ1 Art Fdztor SHIRLLY LH XPXIXN Mnrzeograph Ldztm NIISS lf AUX I LLROX Ad user LDI I ORI XI SI XI-I1 Anna Danxcls btclld C nnclgn Helen Xnnc FHVIIICI Bettv Sue Rowles anu Sonny Bell BL SINESS ST XFF Genexa Clay Lunel kecscc XldlJOI'lC Russell Lxllxdn Rexnolds Nlae Xiycrs 'and em Levus 21 GLEE CLUB it 'Www' MISS KATHIEIIN FRAZIER DOROTHX TAYLOR Valrle Allen Thaddxe Bell Rcx Bennett Shirley Blessard ohn A Board Stella Camden Mary Belle Camden Shirley Chapman Mary Anne Claude feneva Clay Phyllis Cothran lmmy Crawford Ollie Lee Cundiff jewel Dalton Anna Daniels Carl Dowdy jean Drinkard Lucy Driskill Rebecca Drunnnonds Patsy Eades Betty Jean East Wyona East Sylua Elder Annette English Rita Engllsh Nlarfaaret Lnghsh Helen Farmer 'Nlary Forloines Lorrine Gillespie Rachel Goodman Nancy Greet Carleton Hall Bessie Lou Humon Barbara enks Laurel Keesee Ralph Leslie Kathrine Mattox Viola McDaniel George Mergler Mae Myers Orville Myers -lane Overholt Verna Owen Margaret Perrow 22 Dneftor Pmnzst 'Xlary Perrow Ioan Phelps eanne Price Carleton Quarles Lillian Reynolds Betty Sue Rowles Nlarjorie Russell Ruby Seay umor Sizemore Sue Smith Nancy Smith Reese Smith Dorothy Taylor Bobby Taylor Joyce Via Leatrice Wade Rebecca Weeks Eileen Mfest Marie West Hallie Witt Charlotte Yeatts FUTURE I-IOMEMAKERS 0 F A M E R I C A Motto Toward New HOTIZOHS Colors Red and YVl11te Flower Rose OFFICERS THADDIA BELL NIARY BELLE CAMDEIN LOUISE REYNOLDS SYLVIFX ELDER MRS 'VIADGE G-XRDNER YOUNG Preszdent Vzce Preszdent Treasurer Sponsor 23 . T ' , . . ' , F. .......,.. ,F.,......,.,,..Secretary . L u 4 L7 A Y ..... .,,., .... ,..,.. ..,,, .... ' SPANISH CLUB Morro: Adelante, Siempre Aflelmzte PHYLLIS COTHRON A A A A .... President NANCY SMITH ..,, A ...,, AA A I'if'e-President MARY ANNE CLAUDE A, Secretary ROY GREGORY AAAA A .Treasurer MISS CARTER AA AAASp0nsor SAFETY PATRGL LEONARD ELLIOTT . ,, Captain JEAN LEYVIS . . Lieutenant PATROLMEN Randolph Puckette, Barney Andrew, Max Everhart. Frank Peake, jimmy Crawford, Lucy Driskill, Argene Yeatts, Ruby Seay, Barbara Carson, Mae Myers. DRAMATICS CLASS Anna Daniels, Kathryn Dowdy, Dorothy Reynolds, Geneva Clay, Phyllis Cothron, Stella Camden, Mary Anne Claude, Doris Robertson, Jean Lewis, Charlotte Yeatts, Bill Colbert, Stanley Russell, Rex Bennett, Lewis Frazier-, Sam Hill, Eugene Jenks, George Cundiff and John Holt. Mrs. Verlie Story Giles, Sponsor. CIVICS OFFICERS LXDOLPHUS L -XRFI ER Preszdent SUE SMIT H Secretary MARLENE ARS1 HUR Treasurer NIISS C XR1 ER Sponsor MISS COVEY S , ., .President Vice-President .,.,,Secretary A . . . . . Treasurer .Sponsor I i Cl-IEER LEADERS Geneva Clay, Stella Camden, Dorothy Taylor, Shirley Chapman, Wilma West and Lucy Simpson. MONOGRAM CLUB CHARLES ANTHONY , . .,... President BOBBY NVALKER ........ ............ ............. V 1 'ce-President JOHN PAYNE ....., , . , .... . ,..... Secretary and Treasurer R. B. Keesee, Rudy Burgess, Max Eveinart, J. T. Carson, Bobby Bennett, Rex Bennett, Osby Farmer, Eugene Jenks, Robert Lowman, Stanley Russell, Sammy Hill, Carroll Brumfteld, Leonard Elliott, Jimmy Crawford, Billy Schuerman, Harold English, and John Holt. CCAC!-IES AND CAPTAINS F.. COACHES Mrs Dan Gordon Nir Douglass Goforth CAPTAINS Shlrley Chapman Rudy Burgess Bobby Walker 29 FGOTBALI. 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