Alto High School - Stinger Yearbook (Alto, TX)

 - Class of 1953

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X X - '53 I Q C X 7 Q m I! 1 ' vv--leur -gin geek '-'- 'Y FOREWORD As you turn through the pages of your 1953 STINGER we hope that the classes orgamzarxons and actrvmes that are portrayed W111 recall to your mrnd the happy memorres of days spent at Alto Hlgh School ln thxs yearbook we hope to have preserved many laughable and chenshed memoues that otherwrse would be forgotten You mrght frnd some lmperfectron but we know that you Sym patluze wxth our efforts 1n endeavonng to brmg you an annual that yOu w11l always treasure Ara f I -I p JA. ' 3 QM of nucafeu... th1s the seventh edrtron of THE STINGER to the SCHIOI Class of 1953 dedrcate rt rn lovrng apprecratlon of all that rt has meant to Alto Independent School Performrng rts frrst task of leader rn the frrst grade or entertarmng audrences and even now the semor class rs one of the rnmarlve It IS con stantly aware and earnestly devoted to rts dutres to the school and communrty We recogmze 1ts members as boys and grrls of abrlrty wrllrng to partrcrpate m leammg expenences eager to challenge other classes rn rmprovrng schol arsh1p and happy to exercise rts dramatrc and musrcal talent We prarse the semor class for rts abrhty to work happrly and play .mself 1Sh.1y together Nor would we forget the gurdrng hand and 1nsp1rat1on of the class Aunt Jennre We the Stinger Staff are proud to so honor the graduating class of 1953 ,, 1 r-QM. """a- .. ' A' 60,26 Dear Students Education of the masses through the public school has been the bulwark of de mocracy and the national freedom of this country since the days of our founding fore fathers we must nurture the public school system so that democracy may thrive and grow, not decay and perish It is the full duty of the present and future boys and girls to keep democracy alive The extent to which you have been trained to understand and practice good cit izenship will largely determine your value, as a product of this school, in making de mocracy live Make it your business to know tenets of democracy As you step by step push your way toward the final graduation scene, cultivate and practice participation in activities which generate and foster democratic living Be a solid, honest, in dustrious, and God fearing citizen Make the democratic way of life real and vital in your daily life Cherish the heritage of this great country Keep democracy alive Sincerely, J D Boone cr -4-- and appreciate the basic principles and JACK NICAR IOSIE A WATTERS EARL CUMMINGS VIRGINIA ENER TED MOORE ANOLA MARTIN JOHN BROTHERS JO FRANCIS ROBER SON FACULTY PAUL DRAWHORN JAMES GRAMMER HELEN QUARLES DELIA BOWEN EDITH HENDRICK SUNSHINE BYNUM ELIZABETH HAMPTON RUTH WILLIAMS CAROLYN BLANKENSH LOIS WALLER IOHNNIE HARGROVE VERLINE DANHEIM v 54 1542 , .1 fu , 1-1 ,V max sh, Mi ,tj .. C, fl 'AE' ff 1 ,JZ SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS CLASS MOTTO Out of the darkness 1nto the lrght FLOWER Yellow Chrysanthemum COLORS Gold and Gray CLASS OFFICERS Presrdent PERRY CHAPMAN V1ce Presrdent BILL POWER Secretary SUE LLOYD Reporter JOAN DAVIS We the Senror Class of 1953 go out rnto the nmknown future w1th the hope that we leave Alto Hxgh School a better place rn whrch to teach and to learn We are proud to have attarned our goal graduanon but we feel due credlt must go to our parents to the faculty and to our fellow students for then encouragement and help as we trudged ever onward toward that goal In our fondest recollectrom we will remember A H S as not only the place where we lard the corner stone of our educanon but as the rock upon whrch we have bu1lt our whole lives. Sw ,Q-f-, - HQ ' Ili Salutatorian BETH WILSON HCNOR STUDENTS Fi X w'?'4 Vd1Cd1CIOl'13H TRACIE D PEARMAN SENIORS MARION L JOHN E GARWIN HAROLD ADAMS ALLEN BAUGH BOSTICK BILLY BURROWS DAN CATES PERRY CHAPMAN IUANITA CHOATE BOB COSPER EVELYN CRI PPEN GLEN R DOMINY DOVIE DOVER DAVID FELDER IO ANN FELDER DOYLE ED HANVEY SHIRLEY BROOKS SUL JERRY SUE LLOYD HARLEAN IIIBBARD IONES CRUSETURNER MADDUX WANDA OWEN CHARLES PAGE TRACIE PEARMAN EDWINA POWELL BILLY IOE POWER J L PYLE PATSY ROGERS VIRGINIA SCHOCHLER HENRY MARSH TULLIS BETH WILSON ELBERT FULTS 7 pwafbyijs mi, h-..- JU IOR CLASS OFFICERS CLASS MOTTO Llve your best act your best and th1nk your best FLOWER Red Camatron COLORS Green and Gray CLASS OFFICERS Presldent TERRY KORASKA V1ce Presrdent BRUCE CUMBY Secretary FLOYCE LINDSEY Reporter SUNNY TERRELL Lrve your best act your best and thrnk your best IS the motto chosen by the Iumor Class of Alto I-hgh School It IS a challenge to ennch our lrves to better our selves and to be an example for other classes. If we wholeheartedly accept these hrgh rdeals, success w111 be ours' L...- F y ,Q L-L , Q S 7 , L J. 1- L..L A K ' I Lg V , 'r' rx LL 1 I, ' 2 L.. 4 .1 A V r , . L. P i, U L- R F S yy ,ysto S 1 ,3 .. . 3 I, p JUNIORS THOMAS ALLEN DORTHEA BAUGH CHARLIE BRIDGES BOBBIE CHAPMAN LA VONNE COLLINS LEROY CORBIN BRUCE CUMBY PATSY CUMMINGS AMOS DANIELS EARL DOVER ps- YK v"'r KENNETH DAVID SYBLE GLENDA MAGGIE DOVER ENGLEDOW FITTS GAYLE HARDY HARLEN LEO HARRISON HICKS JAMES HOLCOMB JAY NITA HOICOMB LARRY HOLCOMB OUIDA JAMES DON KORASKA TERRY KORASKA SHIRLEY LENARD FLOYCE LINDSEY DONALD LOVE TRUETT MADDUX BOBBIE MARTIN ELMINA MAYNARD JIMMY MORGAN MARY E PAYNE ZELMA PRICE ALBERTINE QUARLES MILDRED RICE PATRICA SCHOCHLER GLENDA SMITH SUNNY TERRELL , ww-v vwvnwwunvxi . "I, " ra a,,' X " ,'5u. V 3, jx.. 1 ,la!1', 'ffl ff, ,fr f , . , -" 0 ' -. . - -. . .' - fufgt ,Mi ,.Aj Q' -- , + -. . -.fv - 1' l.:,..' . 8 - ,V '. Wie ."iX1':'?-JJ: T'- M: 3 ,.. , . ,, gp- ..., -.giyt , 1 .1 1 , I mp., 1,1-Q v. . 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' -, 1,4x.H'., I wr- - ..-K.: ., A.: -'..A "' . -:,,.v.. . . ,1,,- ws SOPHOMORE CLASS OFFICERS CLASS MOTTO Find a way or make one FLOWER White Camation COLORS Green and White CLASS OFFICERS President Jimmy Houston Vice President Joseph Tulhs Secretary Treasurer Willard Lawson Reporter Joe Brooks We the sophomore class of 1952-1953 are an industrious group of boys and girls We realize that the next two years will be Olll' most difficult ones and we are willing to find a way or make one Kent McCullough Carroll McGaughey Phoebe Quarles Jerry Bell Reece B1ll1e J Selman Joseph Tullrs Alvaleane Whrte SOPHOMORES Vaughn Arnold Olan Black James Boatman Bobby Carl Boyd Joe Allen Brooks Bobby Burrows Verna Mae Carnlrne R L Cherry George Covmgton Larry Davrs Earl Haney Edna Myrl Hanvy Summers Hassell Jlmrny Houston Ford Johnson Mrldred Jones Wrllard Lawson Doyle Lusk Ozelle Moake Betty Moses r at 'W 'X 3. YL 3 r Qefdmm CLASS MOTTO "The first step is all the difficulty." CLASS FLOWER: CLASS COLORS: Yellow Rose Green and Gold We the Freshman Class of 1952 1953 are very proud to be a part of the Alto Hrgh School We hope that we can add to the enJoyment and satrsfacuon of attendmg school We are looklng forward to our comxng years rn lugh school We hope that they will be as pleasant and enjoyable as th1s one Presrdent Hugh Kenneth May Vrce President Vernell Sm1th Reporter Rosle Ann Jones Secretary Treasurer Jean Ann Payne FRESHMAN CLASS OFFICERS "ws fe qdrnfs 4- sl lvs I 5,45 'W E K -'S 'K 'W NW Brlhe Adams W111ard Baugh B111y Lee Black Nancy Brooks Carry W Collms Lodean Cummrngs Dorthy Drckey Lenard Fults Vlfglflla Grogan Howard Harrrs Cynthra Henderson Brlly F Hopson Don Jones Rosle Ann Jones Lucrle Knott Irmmy Lavender Dan McGaughey Sarah Mason Hugh Kenneth May Jerry Jean Moore Jean Ann Payne Martha Payne Rayford RICE Joy Beth Rogers Vernell Smrth James E. Wallace Raymond Wallace Bonn1e Wxlson FRESHMAN CLASS Mary N. Gardiner Y fkmenfwiy G 9215! QM Mas A E DANHEIM 43,54 ANN. PUPPET SHOW IN PROGRESS +15 5 ' 5 5 IVV? 5 W 2 ' 1 ' A ' f : . V A f I 1 ,TS 3 I V 1 ' A V + +1 5 Q A . 5 1 - g .4 f f S 1 is f : T f ' Q gf i I ! 1- ' V M . iQ? 7: ' ' -. A, 3, S . fit," ns' A ' ' Y A I' A :J 3 V X ' .1 ' 'iff' Q' A .L V' I' b in A4 't 'i' f W ff ' .f .1 A f I ' kx ' A tu . A NY 'Y ' I 4 fi MRS JIM HARGROVES 'S MRS BILL BLANKENSHIP MRS EL WALLER ..."".': Qhzflfi gmzfk MISS RUTH WILLIAMS XTX X-4 5 MRS MARSHALL HAMPTON gmfz gldh QM MRS DAN BYNUM 1 M s ' 1 F' a ff A ' ? M - ' 233:32 M 2 M ' ',.1i:, M ' ' - T313 3 A , 'f , l . I 'ijt' VP ' 'H v -lin. M I- 3 K: ' l : K ' .".m Af - ' ' , ..I ' ' 31 ft, .. XX A ' 'x Il l A , X . f, , K t .X . Q .7 J Jf 2 M 1 4 , f 5 S . 5 ' . Q j 1 ' . Q , A- 1 - , , , . H 4 Q 2 ij Q 1 f E 2 I Q " M j 3 , 3 ' ,Q .mg I L, , , .3 - 'Al Q . . I , 3 ' ,V - R- K r 5 't Q - - 318' F. H - X t I. fs - A 9 FPA Q 2 :::::fgf ,T - ' ' . lat! ' A A ,. . ,' I h . L gyda? 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SARA NELL MASON JIMMIE LAVENDER fp W 7 M03 2 5 62 2 ff ZUVLCGVZJ C6971 Ed jmcce 05. j? Sponsored by the Lron s Club to promote the traxts 1n young men for wh1ch Tracte D was selected honesty trustworthlness courtesy obedrence punctuahty good Judgement good personahty respect for school property abrhty to follow dxrecuons neat appearance abrhty to get along wrth others and self control under tryrng crrcum stances ELEMENTARY w ,- Iohnme Samn , Ax " Charlotte Nxcar James Barron Hanna Bramlet Clyde Weaver Samm1e Harnson Joe Derrett Ladell Rogers B11ly Burt Trudre Bramlet D1Ck1C McGaughey Renna Todd Carlton Jones Jalna Whrteman B111 Ousley Mane May Roger Cole G1or1a Sartrn Gary Do mtny Lynell Pansh Kenneth Gayle FAVORITES Kenneth Fmdley Q- . E .ELA . f '-34 u 4 i an - F K. Q QJWJWMD QJIWM JMX by M QQVXXJNX fm gh m niaz 63691006 O L fdweefcafzf 732451 ZX! iii! Y' Ae-- 3' I x i f ji . K! . I Q XZ 5 3 0' 7', 56 ,-A 9 J Akha if J KX KJ. 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DON KORASKA 13" LEROY C ORBIN BOB COSPER M Dan 1 DAN CATES JERRY JONES MARION ADAMS HAROLD BOSTICK . , . , U .F ,f X x 1 , XX Q 1 - S ', QX ,L , -'l X E' A Q ,I A a' '51 A A2 Y 7 9" Q - E ' N" ,' ' - ,,, . v .-5 I 5' 'fel f . - if V O" 1 6 - Q ' E -4 - 4 "6 .5 ' gn ' . ' ' 'as is L .,. Alto Alto Alto Alto Alto Alto Alto Alto Alto Alto SEASON' S RECORD San Augusune Carhsle Groveton Lovelady Woodvrlle Grapeland Elkhart Rusk Trmrty Madlsonvrlle Henry M Tu111s Harlen Harrrson Larry Davrs Terry Koraska Amos Danrel Larry Holcomb Ford Johnson Joseph Tullrs Jrmmy Houston B111y F Hopson Carol McGaughey hmmy Lavendar Carey W Colhns Brlly L Black Raymond Wallace Howard Hams Jerry Moore Bobby C Boyd James Wallace ITL-.J J5'2ff,ffi2,i5WM 0 f'5 X, gicbfli 654101, -Q1 aizea 2,2 5 33.235529 lem ezzahs 5 . Lffzevub iiiwmw? ci' L ' 4 f, , . X , 'Ac M' .N h lf 5 ff b of - , X. 5 Zig h ,N . f ' 1' , : Yff - v QKX,-,f 1 I ' ,s 5 L OE w....-f- N N 1 5' Q 'L ,- f , X , Y XA! y 9 5? 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