Anna Jonesboro High School - Wildcat Lair Yearbook (Anna, IL)
- Class of 1945
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During the summer vacation
of 1944, the High School lost
one of its best friends when
Walter P. Harper, President of
the Board of Education, passed
away. Mr. Harper served five
years as President of the Board.
He was a progressive leader
who loved the school and spent
much of his time planning the
future of A-J.
Senior Class History
With the close of our fourth and last high school year, we, the class of 1945 hesitate mom-entarily to recall
some of our never to be forgotten memories of our happy, glorious days at A-J.
ts all must do, we began as green, young Freshmen, and in the fall of 1941, 145 of us entered -the portals of
A-J The class deans who served as our guiding beaconthroughout our hectic inaugural year were: Miss Clara
A. Bartow, Miss Virginia Bubeck, Miss Hazel Dale, Mr. David Stroup, and Mr. Ray Williams. The stu'dent class
officers chosen to lead us in 1941-42 w-ere: John S. Rendleman, President, Dorothy Lee Conant, Vice-president,
Kathryn.Stockman, Secretaryg and Joy Van Amburg, Treasurer. Bill Hartline was selected as one of the school
cheer-leaders, while Jane Karraker and Eddie Joe Howenstein were picked for the Board of Control. Being forever
sports-conscious our class contributed Daryl Bishop, Jean Cunningham, Wayne Dusch, and John S. Rendleman to
the field of sports, and they proved themselves worthy of the letters they were later to win.
Though still underclassmen, we found ourselves more experienced in the every day existence at A-J when we
once again entered its halls in the latter part of 1942: The faculty members who served faithfully and efficiently
as our class deans were: Miss Clara A. Bartow, Miss Hazel Dale, Miss Anna May Marble, and Mr. David Stroup.
Chosen to head our gay, young Sophomore regime were: Eddie Joe Howenstein, Presidentg Bob Kohler, Vice-
presidentg Johnnie Rayburn, Secretary, and Bill Hartline, Treasurer. Donald Manus and Jane Karraker repre-
sented our class on the Board of Control, and as in the year before, several of our number were members of both
the football and basketball teams. -
'Eventually weearned the right to be addressed as upperclassmen, and in the autumn of '43 we became jolly
Juniors, 102 of us. Miss Ethel Rhodes and Miss Ruby Bateman replaced- Miss Dale and Miss Marble as class super-
visors with the officers being: Rex English, Presidentg Eddie Joe Howenstein, Vice-president, Virginia Brimm,
Secretaryg and Louis Karraker, Treasurer. Members of the Board of Control were Jean Johnson and Donald Manus.
Jane Karraker presided as head of the Athletic Association and Jean Cunningham, Wayne Dusch, Rex English,
John S. Rendleman, and Ernest Treece represented us in the field of sports. Several members were in the
annual Speech Plays and our greatest financial success came with the presentation of our Junior Play, "Every
Family Has One," with a cast consisting of: Millicent Casper, Johnnie Rayburn, Bob Hannum, Kathryn Stockman,
Donald Manus, Maxine Mull, Helen Eaves, Ola Housman, Bettie Holt, Tolbert Jones, Eddie Howenstein, and Jane
Karraker. Assistant directors were: Rosalee Casper, Leatrice Williams, and Joy Van Amburg.
Twelve years of diligent study were finally repaid in full when 88 grave, old Seniors began their final year
of high schoolin the latter part of August, 1944. As is customary, many duties lay before us such as having our
pictures taken,' class night preparation, graduation exercises, and numerous other activities that were to prepare
us for our "grand exit." Mrs. Jean Boult and Mr. Earl Wayne Morris. took over positions as deans to replace Miss
Rhodes and Miss Bateman. The class officers designated to guide us were: Donald Manus, Presidentg Helen
Eaves, Vice-presidentg Millicent Casper, Secretary, and Donald Hankla, Treasurer. Virginia Brimm and Jean John-
son were appointed to the Board of Control and Betty Lou Adams was elected head of the Pep Club. Once more
we were well represented on both the gridiron and hardwood, with our boys participating in high school sports
for their last time.
As our final dramatic effort we chose the successful Broadway comedy hit, "My Sister Eileen," with the fol-
lowing in the cast: Millicent Casper, xKathryn Stockman, Johnnie Rayburn, John S. Rendleman, Eddie Howen-
stein, Helen Eaves, Louis Nimmo, Ola Housman, Bettie Holt, Donald Manus, Dorothy Lee Conant, Kilgore Knight,
Dorothy Ann Boyd, Jean Johnson, Raymond Peters, Charles Stone, Ralph Lyerla, and Clyde Stewart. The assist-
ant directors were: Rosalee Casper, Maxine Mull, and Janet Powles. The entire production was under the capable
supervision of Mrs. Edna Gordon, whose unrelenting efforts-made the play a success.
With world strife still facing us, we contributed the following members of our class to the armed forces:
Wayne Dusch, Navy: Bob Hannum, Navy, Ernest Treece, Navyg and Robert Adams, Merchant Marine. Several
others enlisted and were to be called to serve then greatest "alma mater" of them all-The United States of
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President Vice President Secretary Treasurer
CLARA A. BARTOW
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Wayne Dye - Rex English
Donald Brown, son of Mr. and Mrs. Dewey Brown, of Jonesboro, was stricken
during his freshman year with a heart ailment and passed away in September 1942.
He attended Jonesboro Grade Schools and completed Eighth Grade there in 1941.
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Betty Lou Adams-Basketball Champs 1-3, An-Jo-
Co-Hi Editor 4, Scratches 34, Pep Club Presi-
dent 4, G. A. A. 1-2-3-4, Home Room Officer
1-2-3-4, Librarian 3, Press Club 3-4, Wau Wau
Taug 4, Variety Show 2, Biology Club 2.
Robert Adams-Pep Club.
Bob Amunrud--Latin Club 3, Boys Home Ec. Club
4, Home Room Officer 3.
June Bartruff-Pep Club 1-2, Home Room Officer 3.
Bonnie Boyd-Pep Club 3-4, Home Ec. Club 2-3,
Home Room Officer, 3, Student Council 1.
Dorothy Ann Boyd-Pep Club 2-3-4, Operetta 1,
Local Honor Society 2-3, Wau Wau Taug 3,
Home Room Officer 1-2-34, Variety Show 4,
Home Ec Club 1-2-3-4, Biology Club 2-3, Or-
chestra 1, Scratches 4.
Virginia Boyer-Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Home Room
Officer 1-4, Volleyball Champs 4.
Virginia Brimm-Local Honor 'Society 14, Pep
Club 1-2-3-4, Variety Show 2-4, Operetta 1, Vol-
leyball Champs 2-3-4, Basketball Champs 1-3,
Class Officer 3,-Home Room Officer 4, Chorus
2-34, Student Council 3, Board of Control 1,
Student Congress Secretary 3, Scratches 4,
Librarian 2, Biology Club.2.
Mary Brooks-Home Ec. Club President 4, Speech
Play 3, Volleyball Champs 2-3-4, Pep Club 1-
2-3-4, Basketball Champs 1-3, Home Room Offi-
cer 3-4, G. A. A. Cho1'us 1-2.
Bob Casey-Biology Club 2, Boys Home Ec. Club
34 Operetta 1, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Home Room
Officer 1-2-3-4, Variety Show 4, Chorus 1-3-4,
Millicent Casper-Wau Wau, Taug 1-2-34, Local
Honor Society 3-4, Latin Club 1-2, Junior Play 3,
Pep Club 1-2-34, Variety Show 24, Operetta 1,
Volleyball Champs 2-3-4, Basketball Champs 3,
Class Secretary 4, Scratches 4, Student Coun-
cil 4, Chorus 1-4, Band 1-2-3, Orchestra 1-2-3,
Home Room Officer 2-3, Speech Play 3, An-Jo-
Co-Hi 4, Biology Club 2, Senior Play 4, Press
Rosalee Casper-Wau Wau Taug 2-34, Local Honor
Society 2-3, Home Room Officer 2-3-4, Volley-
ball Champs 2-34, Basketball Champs 3, Pep
Club 1-2-3-4, Band 1-2-3-4, Orchestra 1-2-3-4,
Variety Show 24, G. A .A. Board 34, Home
Ec. Club 1-2, Biology Club 2, Librarian 3,
Press Club 4, Scratches 4, Senior Play 4.
Alice Cavaness-Pep Club 1.
Dorothy Lee Conant-Student Congress and Coun-
cil Sec. 4, G. A. A. 1-2-34, Local Honor Society
2-3 Volleyball Champs 2-3-4, Basketball Champs
3, Badminton Champs 2, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Latin
Club 1-2, Biology Club 3, Home- Ec. Club 2,
Senior Play 4, Scratches 4, Variety Show 2,
Home Room Officer 1-2-3-4, Football Queen 4,
Class Officer 1. -
Marilou Coonce-Home Room Officer 3.
Helen Cruse-Pep Club 2.
Jean Cunningham-Basketball 2-3-4, Football 3-4,
Intramural Basketball Champs 2, F. F, A. 1-2-3,
Volleyball Champs 4, C. Club President 4.
Mary Dale-Band 2-3, Home Ec. Club 1-2.
Joe Davie-Band 2-3-4, Orchestra 4, F. F. A. 1,
Physics Club 4, Home Room President 1-2-3-4.
Freda Davis-Band 2-3.
Mildred Davis-Speech Plays 3, G. A. A. 1-2-3-4,
President of G. A. A. 4, Home Ec. Club 1-2,
Press Club 4, Librarian 3.
Carroll Lee Dillow-F. F. A. 1-2-3-4, Band 1-2-34,
Wayne Dusch-Navy-President Athletic Associa-
Margaret Duschl-Pep Club 1-2-3-4.
Wayne Dye-Transfer from Dongola 4, Home Room
President 4, Pep Club 4.
Helen Eaves-Class Vice President 4, Junior Play 3,
Wau Wau Taug 3-4, Scratches 4, Home Ec. Club
2-3-4, Student Council 4, Home Room Officer 1,
Press Club 4, Operetta 1, Chorus 1-4, Variety
Show 4, Senior Play 4.
Rex English-Junior Class President, Home Ec.
President 4, Basketball 3-4, ,Football 4, Pep
Club President 3, "C" Club 3-4.
William Eutsler-Boys Home Ec 3, Pep Club 2-3-4,
Student Council 1, Home Room Officer 1-2.
Carl Ferrell-F. F. A. 2-3-4, President of F. F. A.
4, Student Council 3, Football 2-3-4, Latin
Club 4, "C" Club 4.
Charles Foster-Transferred from Marion.
Fred W. Fritzing,er-Latin Club 1-2-4, Press Club
34, Home- Room Officer 4, Quill and Scroll 3-4,
President 4, Scratches 3, Press Club Treasurer
3, President Quill and Scroll 4.
Gloria Gilmore-G. A. A. 4, Home Room Officer 3,
Variety Show 4, Chorus and Choir, Pep Club
Charlotte Gurley-G. A. A. 1-2-3-4, Band 1-2,
Donald Hankla-Pep Club 3-4, Class Treasurer 4,
Press Club 2-3, Boys Home Ec. 4.
Bill Hartline-Latin Club 1-2, Biology Club 2, Class
Treasurer 2, Speech Play 2, Pep Club 1-2,
Student Council 3, Home Room Officer 2.
Betty Henderson-Transfer from Cypress 2, Home
Ec. Club 4.
Opal Hinkle-Girls Home Ec Club 2-4.
Bettie Holt-Pep Club 1-2-3-4, G. A. A. 4, Speech
Play 3, Junior Play 3, Senior Play 4, Chorus
Officer 2, Lacol Honor Society 1-2-3, National
Honor Society 3, Wau Wau Taug 2-3-4.
Ola Housman-Cheer-leader 2-3-4, Junior Play 3,
Senior Play 4, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Home Room
Officer 2, Wau Wau Taug 3-4, Variety Show 4.
Eddie Howenstein-Class President 2, Band 1-2,
Class Vice-Pres. 3, Boys Home Ec. Treasurer 4,
Annual Staff 4, Scratches 4, Speech Play 3,
Junior Play 3, Variety Show 2, Senior Play 4,
Press Club 3-4, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Local Honor
Society 1-2, Home Room Officer 2.
Jean Johnson-Local Honor Society 1-2-3-4, Board
of' Control 3-4, Secretary of Athletic Associa-
tion 3, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Speech Play 3, Biology
Club 2-3, Home Ec. Club 1-2-3, Press Club Sec.
4, Scratches 4, An Jo Co Hi 4, Home Room
Officer 3-4, Wau Wau Taug 4.
Jane Karraker-Student Council 1-2-3-4, Junior
Play 3, Board of Control 1-2-3, President of
Athletic Association 3, Press Club 3-4, G. A. A.
Wau Taug 2-3-4,
Louis Karraker-Local Honor Society 1-2-3, Wau
1.3.4, Press Club 1, Student Council
1-3, Junior Class Treasurer, Home Room Officer
Kilgore Knight-Senior Play 4, Latin Club 4, Physics
Bob Kohler-Boys Home Ee. Club 3-4, F. F. A.
1-2-34, Home Room Officer 1-2, 'Class Vice-
President 2, Boys Sport Manager 1-2-3.
John Leib-Home Room Officer 1-2-4, Chorus 2,
Pep Club 2-4, Biology Club 2--4, Press Club 4,
Physics Club 4, Class Football and Basketball
Champs 4, Scratches 4, Football Announcer
2-4, I. H. -S. A. 4, Annual Staff 4.
Ralph Lyerla-F. F. A. 1-2-3-President 2-3, Foot-
ball 4, Wau Wau Taug 3-4, National Honor
Society 3-4, Local Honor Society 3, Boys Home
Ec. Club 4, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, "C" Club 4, Foot-
ball Home Room 1-2-3.
Donald Manus-Physics Club President 4, Biology
Club 2-3-4, Latin Club 2, Pep Club 3-4, Board
of Control 2-3, Local Honor Society 3, National
Honor Society 3-4, Student Council 1-3-4 Vice-
President 4, Wau Wau Taug 2:3-4, Chorus 1-4,
Operetta 1, Speech Plays 3, Junior Play 3,
Senior Play 4, Class President 4, Home Room
Officer 1-2-3, Class Champions in Basketball
and Football 4.
Betty Mayberry-Girls Sport Manager 1-2-3-4, Home
Room Officer 1-2-4, Assistant Director Junior
Play 3, Chorus 1-2-4, Variety Show 4.
Peggy McDonald-Girls Sports Manager 2-4.
Imogene Menees--Home Ec. Club 4, Librarian 4,
Chorus 1, Style Show 1. .
Robert Miller-F. F. A. 1-2-3.
Ruby Miller-Pep Club 4.
Maxine Mull-Home Room Officer 1-2, Pep Club
1-2-3-4, Officer 3, Press Club 4, Junior Play,
Student Council 2, Variety Show 2-4, G. A. A.
G. A. A. 1-2-3-4, An-Jo-Co-Hi 4, Scratches 4,
Louis Nimmo-Boys Home' Ec. Club 4, Press Club
4, Statistion for Football Squad 2-4, Football
and Basketball Manager 2, Senior Play 4,
Helen Nordmeyer-Style Show 1, Speech Play 3.
Eileen Peeler-Pep Club 4.
Charles Penrod-Scratches 4, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, F.
F. A. 1-2-3, Home Ec. Club 4, Press Club 4.
Raymond Peters-Physics Club 4, Pep Club 1-2-3-4,
Wau Wau Taug 2-3-4, Home Room Officer 4,
Latin Club 1-2.
Ruth Platt-Home Ec. Club 2, Biology Club 2, Pep
Club 2-3-4, Chorus 4, Home Room Officer 3,
Variety Show 4, Speech Play 3, Transferred
from Golconda 2.
Janet Powles-Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Press Club 4, Home
Room Officer 2-4, Chorus 1-2-4, Choir 1-2,
Annual 4, Scratches 4, Variety Show 2-4, Oper-
etta 1, Senior Play Assistant Director 4.
Johnnie Rayburn-Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Home Room
Officer 1-2-3-4, Class Officer 1, Biology Club 2,
Speech Plays 3, Junior Play 3, Senior Play 4,
Editor-in-chief of Scratches 4, Business Man-
ager of An Jo Co Hi 4, Boy's Home Ec. Club
4, Quill and Scroll 4, School Volleyball Champs
John S. Rendleman-Class President 1, Foobtall
3-4, Volleyball School Champs 4, Class
Free Throw Champ 2, National Athletic
Scholarship Society 3-4, Press Club 1-2-3-4, Quill
and Scroll 3-4-Secretary 4, "C" Club 3-4-
Secretary 4, Boys Home Ec. Club 4, Home Room
Officer 1-2-3-4, Senior Play 4, Student Council 4.
cil 4, Chairman of Homecoming 2-3-4, Wau Wau
Wilma Rion-Home Room Treasurer 3, Home Room
President 2, Librarian 3, Home Ec Club 1-2-3-4.
Betty Robins-Speech Plays 3, Home Room Officer
1-2-3, G. A. A. 4, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Chorus and
Choir 2-3-4, Variety Show 4.
Pauline Schluter-Home Room President 3, Trans-
ferred from Dongola 2.
Ruby Simms-Biology Club 2, Latin Club 1, Home
Ec. Club 1, Pep Club 1-2.
Betty Stamper--Pep Club 2-3-4, Home Ec. Club
2-3-4, Local Honor Society.
Clyde Stewart-Football 4, Letterman 4, HC" Club
3-4, Basketball Manager 1-2, Boys Home Ec.
Club 3-4, Student Council 2, Home Room
President 1, Pep Club 1-2-3-4.
Kathryn Stockman--G. A. A. 1-2-3-4, Band 1-2-3-4,
Orchestra 2-3-4, Local Honor Society 2-3, Hdme
Ec. Club 2-3, Press Club 4, Typist for Scratches
4, Class Secretary 1, Home Room Treasurer
4, Latin Club 1-2, Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Junior Play,
Senior Play, Speech Plays 3, Variety Show 2-4.
Charles 'Stone-Boys Home Ec Club 3, Speech
Plays 4, Home Room President 2.
Pauline Sweitzer--Home Room Officer, Pep Club,
G. A. A.
Mary Bel Toler--Home Room Officer 1-2-3-4, Home
Betty Ury-Pep Club 4, Latin Club 2, Home Room
Officer 1-2-3-4, Librarian 2.
Joy Van Amburg-Class Treasurer 1, Home Room
Officer 1-2-3-4, Latin Club 3, Assistant Director
Charles Vaughan-Band 2-3, F. F. A. 1-2-3-4, Vol-
leyball Championship 4, Pep Club 2-3-4, Boys
Home Ec. Club 4.
Ralph Wiley-Pep Club.
Ruby Wilkins-Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Home Room Sec-
retary 2, Girls Sports Manager, Student Coun-
cil 1, Home Ec. Club 12-3.
Leatrice Williams-Mixed chorus 2, Assistant Di-
rector of Junior Play, Girls Chorus 2, Band
2-3-4, Pep Club 4, Home Room Officer 1-2-4.
Bill Wilson--Boys Home Ee. Club 3-4, Home Room
Sport Manager 1, Stage Manager of Speech
and Junior Plays 3, Stage Manager of Senior
Jeannie Winn-Pep Club 1-2-3-4, Home Ec. Club
1-2-3, Drum Majdrette 1-2, G. A. A. 1-2, Chorus
4, Variety Show 4, Home Room Officer 122-3-4.
Kedron Woodard-Home Room Officer 2, Pep
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MAXINE KING, Secretary
AGNES SMICK, Secretary
ROSCOE SMICK, Custodian
BILLIE PEELER, Custodian
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SENIORS-Millicent Casper, Jean
Johnson, Jane Karraker, Louis
Karraker, Dorothy Ann Boyd, Rosa-
lee Casper, Dorothy Lee Conant,
Donald Manus, Betty Stamper,
Kathryn Stockman and Ralph
JUNIORS-Donald Wayne Boswell,
Pat Brown, Bob Davis, Dimple
Elam, Ann Patterson, Carol Vener-
able, Jim Martin, Duane Pugh,
Berry Rife, Jane Russell and Kath-
SOPHOMORES - Bonita Johnson,
John Norman Keller, Carroll
Loomis, Pat Lowrance, Bob Rader,
Vanita Ruth Rader, David Rendle-
man, Grace Sitter, Marjorie Ann
Treese, Marilyn Williams.
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Millicent Casper, s-elected in
Rosalee Casper, Donald Manus,
Ann Patterson, Betty Stamper,
Donald Wayne Boswell, Raymond
Peters, Jane Karraker, Louis Kar-
raker, and Dimple Elam, selected
Helen Eaves, Ralph Lyerla,
Dorothy Ann Boyd, Jean Johnson,
Ola Housmen, Catherine Schwarz'-
lose, and James Martin, selected
Pat Brown, Ruth Platt, Rex
English, Carol Venerable, Dorothy
Conant, Faye Tucker, Bob Davis,
Wilma Rion, Carl Ferrell, Kathryn
Stockman, John S. Rendleman,
John Norman Keller, Bonita John-
son, Virginia Brimm, Berry Rife,
Geraldine Caraker, Jean Cunning-
ham, and Betty Lou Adams, select-
ed in 1944-45.
The Board of
The Board of Control is the
governing body of' the Athletic
Association, 'it authorizes payment
of all bills, transacts all business
and makes suggetions for the im-
provement of the organization.
Wayne Dusch was president of
this group, ex-officio, and- Pat
Brown was secretary. Jean John-
son and Virginia Brimm were the
senior members of the Board, Don-
ald Wayne Boswell and Pat Brown,
the junior members, David Rendle-
man and Billy Bob Hindman, the
sophomore membersg and Ronald
Swain and Betty Spires, the fresh-
men members. Miss Clara A. Bar-
tow, school treasurer, and Paul J.
Houghton, coach, sponsored both
the Athletic Association and the
Board of Control.
Governing, regulating, and fin-
ancing athletics at A-J are the tasks
of the Athletic Association, in con-
junction with the Board of Control.
Every student is a member of the
Athletic Association and given the
right to participate at each meet-
Wayne Dusch was president this
yearg Donald Wayne Boswell, vice-
presidentg and Jean Johnson, sec-
The purpose of the National
Athletic Scholarship Society is to
stimulate high scholarship, leader-
ship and high ideas of sportsman-
ship among the athletes.
To qualify for membership a boy
must have an average for three
consecutive semesters of a "B" or
higher. He must have won an ath-
letic letter and must have exempli-
fied the highest type of. citizenship
The members for this year are
Iohn S. Rendleman, Donald Wayne
Boswell, and Jim Martin.
Sponsor: Paul Houghton.
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To enter the "C" Club a major letter in some sport must have been won, and clean living and sportsmanship
must have been maintained. The members this year were: Ernst Treece, Dayne Dusch, Le Roy Rendleman, Tom
Peeler, Jim Martin, Earl Smick, Raymond Garrott, Ralph Lyerla, Bill Craft, Donald Wayne Boswell, Joe Dodd,
Bob Davis, Carl 'Ferre1l, Henry Sadler, Carl Verble, and Harold English.
The officers were: President, Jean Cunningham, vice-president, Clyde Stewartg secretary, John S. Rendlemang
treasurer, Rex English. Sponsor: Paul J. Houghton.
Organized for the first time this year, the Physics Club is open to all who are interested in Physics The
meetings are scenes of scientific experiments and interesting demonstrations. '
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Mer- ona anus was president, Louis Karraker, vice president, Raymond Peters, secretaryg Duane Pugh, 151-eas-
The other members were: Fred Harvey, John Leib, Charles Walker, Joe Davie, Kilgore Knight John Lewis
Gardner, Carol Lee Dillow, Carol Loomis, and Donald Rendleman. Sponsor: Charles Askew. y
Sponsoring the annual Homecoming and a gigantic all-school carnival were the main activities of the A-J Press
Club during the 1944-45 scholastic year. The officers of the organization were: John S. Rendleman, President,
Jane Karraker, Vice-president, Jean Johnson, Secretary, Gloria Fritze, Treasurer, and Jane Russell, Student Coun-
cil representative. Members were: Johnnie Rayburn, Donald Boswell, Berry Rife, Fred Fritzinger, Dorothy Ann
Boy, Louis Nimmo, Ann Patterson, Betty Lou Adams, Dorothy Lee Conant, Rosalee Casper, Rex English, Carol
Venerable, Mildred Davis, Kathryn Stockmanf Eddie Howenstein, Janet Powles, David Rendleman, Vanita Ruth
Rader, John N. Keller, Marjorie Treese, Norma Gene Sellars, Bob Rader, and Millicent Casper. Mary De Wolf Win-
gate was faculty advisor.
Scratch es Staff
School news, features, editorials, club and service news, and sports have been the contents of a six page bi-
weekly edition of the A-J Scratches of 194445, published by the Scratches Staff.
Heading the staff were: Johnnie Rayburn, editor-inechiefg John Leib, front page editorg Maxine Mull, editorial
page editor, Betty Lou Adams, feature editorg and Eddie Howenstein and Louis Nimmo, sports editors, Earl
Smick's artistic contributions were indeed a profit. Sponsor: Mary De Wolf Wingate,
Dorothy Lee Conant
Typ i s ts
Dorothy Ann Boyd
Betty Lou Adams
Top Row- Bottom Row-
Mary D. Wingate-Advisor Maxine Mull-Photography Editor
Betty Lou Adams-Editor Eddie Howenstein-Circulation Manager
Janet Powles-Assistant Editor Johnnie Rayburn,-Business Manager
John S. Rendleman-Associate Editor Earl Smick-Advertising Manager
Publication of the "An-Jo-Co-Hi" of 1945 was made possible through the efficient efforts of the
annual staff of A-J. Members chosen to staff the publication were Betty Lou Adams, editorg Janet
Powles, assistant editorg John S. Rendleman associate editorg Maxine Mull, photography editorg Earl
Smick, advertising managerg Eddie Howenstein, circulation managerg and Johnnie Rayburn, business
manager. To Mary D. Wingate, the faculty advisor, goes deep appreciation for her all-out efforts in
producing the annual that the staff so desired to give A-J in 1945.
To have an annual which would please every student would be impossible, but we, the staff, have
worked to the best of our ability to bring satisfaction to the student body as a whole, with what avail-
able materials we could obtain. Thanks to the whole student body for your cooperation.
This year the members
are: Fred Fritzinger, Presi-
dentg John S. Rendleman,
Secretary, Johnnie Rayburn,
John Leibg Louis Nimmog Ed-
die Joe Howenstein, Maxine
Mull, Betty Lou Adams, Mil-
Quill and Scroll is an international honorary society for outstanding high school journalists. At AJ
we have the Elmer Davis Chapter, named in honor of the former director of the Office of War Infor-
mation. This chapter, chartered in 1942, has been distinguished by members who have done exception-
ally commendable work in the journalistic field. Sponsor: Mary De Wolfe Wingate.
The journalism class this year, under the instruction of Mary D. Wingate, has been responsible for
the A-J Scratches, the Annual, and selling the advertising for our tournament programs. They have
also been responsible for school articles which were sent to the downtown papers each week for
"A-J Scratches" column. Chosen as the staff for this were Maxine Mull, editor, and Rosalee Casper,
assistant editor. A
In the CIHSS, emphasis WHS Placed 011 writing news stories, features, editorials, and re-writing articles.
A brief history of printing, early newspapers, types and results of libel, and outstanding juornalists
were also studied.
Betty Lou Adams, Wayne
Dye, Millicent Casper, Rosa-
lee Casper, Helen Eaves, Ed-
die Joe Howenstein, Jean
Johnson, John Leib, Maxine
Mull, Louis Nimmo, Charles
Penrod, Janet Powles, John
S. Rendleman, Earl Smick,
Johnnie Rayburn, Jane 1 Rus-
sell, Dorothy Boyd, and
The Speech Department at A-J,
under the direction of Mrs. Edna Gor-
don, staged three very excellent pro-
ductions on October 24, 1944. The
first of these was a comedy of situa-
tions entitled "They Clean The Attic'
with a cast composed of Jim Pearl,
Mary Alice Daubs, and Geraldine
Caraker. Assistant director was Jean
The second attraction, "One Egg",
a comedy with the action sup-
posedly taking place at a small cafe
in New York City. The characters
were: Charles Stone, Betty Jo Gil-
lespie and Jim,Martin. The assistant
director was Catherine Crissip.
For a grand finale, the Speech 'classes presented "The Voice of America," a choral drama with Mr. Earl Wayne
Mon'is in charge of th-e music. Vannah Lee Zwahlen was the piano accompanist while Muriel Pruitt and Henry
Sadler served as assistant directors. The drama had a very large cast consisting of the following: Walter Aaron,
Natalie Amunrud, Ralph Bartruff, Jean Bauer, Betty Boyd, Donald Boswell, Bill Cates, Murray Choate, Bob Davis,
Charles Ferguson, i Junior Fuller,
Gloria Fritze, .John Gardner, Ray-
mond Garrott, Jim Hileman, Don-
ald Hood. ,J. L. Jackson, Marilyn
Messamore, Doris Millis, Duane
Pugh, Berry Rife, Barbara Smith,
Bob White, Alice Bauer, Norma
Jean Coffman, Catherine Grissip,
Ruby Earnhart, Earl Frick, Fred
Harvey, Kilgore Knight, Wilma
Musgrave, Muriel Pruett, Henry
Sadler, Mary Scarsdale, Betty
Tripp, Joyce Treece, Wanda Faye
Tucker, and Junior Verble.
The Broadway play, "My Sister Eileen
was presented on Friday 13 with outstanding
never-to-be-forgotten, success: thanks to
well chosen cast and the patience of Mr:
Edna Gordon and assistant directors.
The cast was as follows:
Mr. Appopolus ........,... Johnnie Raybur'
Ruth Sherwood ,
L-- Kathryn Stockmai
W-- Millicent Caspe
Jensen ,UM s,,. ,,.... K ilgore Knigh
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---- John S. Rendlemai
----s-,, Bob Casei
Helen Wade .,..,. ,,....,.... H elen Eavc
Chic Clark ,....
Violet Shelton ---
Mrs. Wade ,,..
Robcrt Baker ....
Eddie Joe Howensteii
------, Louis Nimmm
-- Ralph Lyerl:
------- Ola Housmai
M- Dorothy Ann Boyc
--- Donald Manu:
--- Raymond Peter:
Prospective Tenant .,,. Dorothy Lee Conant
The Counsul .,..,..... , Ls, Ralph Lyerlz
A Pair of Drunks ,w.. Bob Casey, Louis Nimmc
Street Vendor c,,c,.........r, Bettie Holi
Admirals-Clyde Stewart, Charles Stone, Louis
Nimmo, Ralph Lyerla, Carl Ferrell
Assistant Directors-Rosalee Casper, Jane1
Powles. Maxine Mull.
Presenting a three-act comedy, under the
direction of Mrs. Edna Gordon, the Junior
Class registered a very capable performance,
entitled "Junior Miss," The characters were-
Elevator Boy ---
Harry Graves ---
Grace Graves ---
Lois Graves ---
Judy Graves ---
Fluffy Adams --
J. B, Curtis ---
Ellen Curtis ....
Willis Reynolds --
Merrill Ferbach --
Barlow Adams ....
Sterling Brown --
----- Berry Rife
--- Eleanor Woods
--- Faye Tucker
--- Pat Brown
----- Dimple Elam
--- Donald Boswell
-- Ann Patterson
-- ---- Donald Hood
-- ----- Bob Davis
---- --- Murray Choate
--- Duane Pugh
--- J. L. Jackson
- - - - Jim Hileman
Jean Bauer, Geraldine Caraker, Mildred
Casper, Jeanetta Cunningham, Marjorie
Coombs, Betty Jo Gillespie, Jane Russell,
Choate, Bob Davis, Joe D
dred Casper, Rosalee Casper,
Jackson, Jim Pearl, Bob Rader, Vanita Ruth Rader,
Ricky Henry, Donald Hood,
Charles Rife, Earl Smick,
and Carol Venerable.
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Ellen Bear, Shirley Broadway, Pat Brown, Donald Lee Campbell, Emma Lou Casper, Mildred Cas-
per, Rosalee Casper, Murray Choate. Bob Davis, Charles F. Davis. Joe Davie, Carroll Lee Dillow, Dimple
Elam, Joan Graves, Joyce Gray, Barbara Hight, Ricky Henry, Donald Hood, J. L, Jackson, Robert
Jackson, John N. Keller. Leon Kirkpatrick, Caroll Loomis. Doris Millis. Pat Nalley, Jim Pearl, Bob
Rader, Vanita Rader, Berry Rife, Lloyd Sitter, Earl Smick, Betty Spires. Jeanetta Steele, Kathryn
Stockman, Charlene Tate, Ernestine Tompkins, Carol Venerable. Leatrice Williams, and Carmen John-
son compose the personnel of the band.
Earl Wayne Morris-Director Carroll Dillow-Captain Rosalee Casper-Lieutenant
Vanita Ruth RaderfDrum Majorette Jim Pearl---Lieutenant Berry Rife-Librarian
Earl Smick-Student Director Joe Davie-Lieutenant Mildred Casper-Secretary
Kathryn Stockman-Captain Pat Brown-Lieutenant Carol Venerable-Librarian
Establishing itselt' as a school institution, the Anna-Jonesboro Music Department. under the di-
rection of Earl Wayne Morris, charges plainly into this years limelight, Mr. Morris and his charges
not only played tor football and basketball games. but added beauty and interest to those events. Two
concerts! one in the tall and one in the spring, were given. and two new features were added. School
dances at whieli a swing orchestra played. plus a heavily attended and greatly enjoyed Variety Show,
rounded out the departments activities.
The Pep Club is the "boosting" organization in school, open to all who wish to attend school
activities and boost them. This year's officers were: PrGSider1t, Betty L011 Adamsz Vice-president, Ca-
mille Bakerg Secretary, Marjorie Coombs, Treasurer Clyde Stewart? Student C0l111Cil FSPI'0S9HtHtiVe.
Betty Schaefferg Press Correspondent, LeRoy Rendlemang Sponsor, Mary E. Sivia.
Betty Lou Adams, Camille Baker, Marjorie Coombs, Jr. Stewart, La Cene Dillow, Maxine Sweitzer.
Frances Anderson, Vanita R. Rader, Emma Lou Casper, Doris Hankla, Grace Sitter, Norma Gene Sel-
lars, Katherine Dusch, Pat Lowrance, Marilyn Williams, Martha Day, Matella McIntosh, Bonita John-
son, Ruth Platt, Barbara Stroup, Bill Hartline, William Eustler, Marie AHr0I1, Anita Boyd, Betty Stam-
per, David Rendleman, Ola Housman, Loretta Absher, Shirley Broadway, Jeanetta Steele, Bob Flet-
cher, Bill Hindman, Everett Rinehart, Harold English, Barbara Smith, Jane Russell, Eleanor Wood,
Kathryn Will.ams, Ann Patterson, Berry Rife, Helen Turner,Helen Eaves, Marilyn Messamore, Donald
Manus, Louis Karraker, Jack Keller, Dean 'Hickerson, Jim Pearl, Donald Rendleman, Bob Rader,
Faye Tucker, Jean Bauer, William Musgrave, Ruby Miller, Dorothy Ann Boyd, Natalie Amunrud,
Betty Ury, Jeannie Winn, Eileen Peeler, Kedron, Woodard, Leatrice Williams, Alice Cavaness, Carl
McCarver, William Moreland, Tom Wilson, Murray Choate, Bob Womick, Bob Kimbro, Carl Verble,
Bill Craft, Betty Robins, Mary Brooks, Bettie Holt, Lorene Bartruff, Gloria Fritze, Rex English, LeRoy
Rendleman, John S. Rendleman, Jeanetta Cunningham, Carol Venerable, Norma J. Coffman, Dorothy
Lee Conant, Rosalee Casper, Maxine Mull, Mildred Casper, Janet Powles, Jane Karraker, Kathryn
Stockman, Millicent Casper, Mildred Davis, Ellen Bear, Betty Sue Manus, and John Leib,
A-J has four cheer leaders, one
elected from each freshman class
to serve four years, unless recalled.
Below are this years-and they
are good4:Ola Housman, seniorg
Dimple Elam, Juniorg John Nor-
man Keller, sophomoreg Loretta
Dorothy Conant, senior, pictured
below and also on the Peb Club
float, was crowned Football Queen
of '44 and '45 in a beautiful cere-
mony at the homecoming game.
Betty Lou Adams, Frances Anderson, Camille Baker, Jean Bauer, Betty Broadway, Pat Brown, Mary Brooks
The Girls Athletic Association is a
club used to promote athletics, good
sportsmanship and outside activities
among the girls. This is done by
participating in basketball, softball,
badminton, ping pong, volley ball,
hikes, and parties. For better health,
charts are kept weekly and handed
in. At the end of school the health
slips are added to the points made
in sports during tne year, and awards
are being presented to members earn-
ing them. Sponsor, Jean Boult.
Betty Boyd, Anita Boyd, Emma Lou Casper, Mildred Casper, Rosalee Casper, Norma Coffman, Dorothy Lee Con-
ant, Marjorie Coombs, Jeanetta Cunningham, Mildred Davis, Martha Day, LaCene Dillow, Ka-therine Dusch, Dim-
ple Elam, Btte Farrer. Gloria Fritze, Joan Graves, Joyce Gunn, Betty Jo Gillespie, Doris Hankle, Bonita John-
son, Jane Karraker, Pat Lowrance, Doris Millis, Pat Nally, Ann Patterson, Vanita Ruth Rader, Betty Schaffer,
Norma Sellars, Kathryn Stockman, Betty Spircs, Pauline Sweitzer, Ernestine Tompkins, Rose Ellen Townsend,
Helen Turner, Joyce Treece, Marjorie Treece, Faye Tucker, Carol Venerable, Frances Webb, Betty Williams,
Katherine Williams, Jeanne Winn, Eleanor Wood, Wanda Youngs, Gloria Gilmore, Betty Holt, Betty Robins,
Grace Sitter, Maxine Lingle, and Maxine Mull.
The librarian's duties are to
maintain good order, to assist stu-
dents in proper use of library ma-
terial and to prevent damage of
Some of the duties to be done
each period are shelving books,
straightening the shelves and
checking the call numbers. Under
special services the bulletin board
is changed once a week, and cards
are typed for the card catalog and
Each librarian is expected to
make a contribution to the library
in the form of special service.
Lorene Bartruff, Geraldine Car-
aker, Donald Coffman, Jean Cun-
ningham, Jeanette Cunningham,
Betty Jo Gillespie, Louis Kelley,
Imogene Menees, Willma Mus-
grave, Bob White, Jean Lewis,
Kedron Woodard, and Leatrice
- t at
toys enrolled in Agriculture are ' '
itled to join the F. F. A. This or- E 1-
ization meets regularly twice a H .
'ith and has special meetings at A S UU' mmm
er times. The special meetings in- ' ' -
ie a Father and Son Banquet 'WTC'
lquet which is held each spring, 3 I'
initiation meeting where freshmen
initiated as green hands, and
homores as future farmers, and
rts meetings where basketball is
fed. The club has a basketball it of
n and plays other schools.
'elegations from our chapter at-
led sectional meetings at Vienna,
'ion, Carbondale, and Harrisburg.
r boys attended the state meeting
Irbana last spring where Don Con-
sectional Vice-president, took
active part, and Carl Ferrell was
'ted State Farmer.
F. F. A.
Seventeen boys exhibited livestock and grain in four shows last fall and made over 55350, above expenses from
During the summer, a trip is taken. Boys who have made certain number of activity points are eligible to go
1 a trip which may last one or more days. The most ambitious trip of this kind was a three day trip taken be-
nre the war to Reelfoot Lake, Tennessee.
Officers for the first Semester were: Carl Ferrell, president, Murray Choate, Vice-President, Joe Boyd,
reasurerg Bill Bullock, Secretary, Ralph Lyerla, Sports Manager, Earl Frick, Watch dog, and Charles Penrod,
eporter. The second semester officers were: William Moreland, Presidentg Carl Ferrell, Vice-President, Rav
okes, Secretaryg Louis Kelley, Treasurerg Bob Davis, Student Council, Carroll Loomis, Reporterg and Bill Davis,
M e m b e r s
ey, Delene Corzine, Bill Davis
ley Morgan, William Moreland,
Junior Musgrave, Gordon Noble,
Harold Bloodworth, Eugene Casey,
ren Dillow, Harold Frazee, Char-
les Johnson, Clarence Johnson,
Norbert Musgrave, Roy Tripp,
Bobby Ury, Robert Vowels, Alfred
Winn, Ralph Bartruff, Bob Davis,
Ralph Lyerla, James Newton.
Charles Penrod, Ray Stokes, Car-
roll Dillow, Carl Ferrell, Bob Koh-
ler, Murray Choate. Sponsor: O. K.
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Joe Boyd, Bill Bullock, Ray Cas-
Earl Frick, Glenn Fuller, Junior
Fuller, Ray Hess, Wesley Jones,
Louis Kelley, Carroll Loomis, Wes-
Joe Conant, Bill Cunningham, War-
The Biology Club was organized in
1941. There are 53 active members, who
are also members of the Junior Academy
Among the many activities of the Biol-
ogy Club members this year, the edit-
ing, publishing and distributing of the A-J
Bio, the new biology paper, was the most
Meetings are held on the second and
fourth Tuesdays of each month. Programs
having biological interest are presented.
Sponsor: Elizabeth Buell.
Norma Gene Sellars
Frances Joe Anderson
Billy Bob Hindman
John Norman Keller, Pres.
Donald Wayne Boswell
Emma Lou Casper
Marjorie Ann Treese
Lloyd Sitter, Student Council
Mary Alice Smith
Rose Ellen Townsend
Grace Sitter, Vice Pres.
Elva Mae King
Norma June Treece
Charles Frances Davis
John Lewis Gardner
Dimple Elam, Sec.
Marilyn Williams, Treas.
The officers were pictured during a
discussion of ,Roman banquet plans. Donald
Wayne Boswell, Consul Primus, stands,
seated are David Rendleman, Consul Secun-
dusg Dimple Elam, Praotorg Bob Womick,
Quaesterg Pat Lowrance, Aedileg Katherine
Williams, Tribune, and Ellen Bear, Scrip-
The club always has many activities
during the year. One of the traditional
ones is the Christmas carolling. This year's
carollers, photographed here at Dr. Rife's
home, sang at the City Hospital as well as
many homes in town. The evening
znded with hot chocolate, cookies, and
games at Benton Hall.
The climax of the year is the Roman
banquet at which members dress and eat
nembera la Roman. This yearls banquet
vas held Thursday, March 22. The five-
:ourse meal, served by slaves, began with
1 variety of appetizers and ended with the
raditional sweets to be carried home in
iapkins. The tables were pretty, the food
food, and the entertainers fun!
D. W, Boswell, David Rendleman, Dim-
jle Elam, Bob Womick, Pat Lowrance,
Katherine Williams, Ellen Bear, Betty Spir-
zs, Shirley Broadway, Rose Ellen Town-
aend, Dorothy Thompson, Barbara Hight,
Zerry Rife, Jane Russell, Martha Day, Max-
ne Lingle, Marilyn Williams, Janet Alden,
Doris Hankla, Joyce Gray, Carl Ferrell, Pat
Bryan, Betty Sue Manus, Fred Fritzinger,
leanette Steele, Donald Rendleman, Kil-
:ore Knight, Donald Campbell, Bob Rader,
lloyd Sitter, Duane Pugh, Vanita Ruth
tader, Roy Rendleman, John N. Keller,
Jean Hickerson, Gloria Fritze, Charles
life, Ann Patterson, Pat Brown, Carol
'enerable, Helen Turner, Natalie Amunrud.
Vanda Youngs, Charles F. Davis, Katherine
busch, Matella McIntosh, Marilyn Messa-
more, Anita Boyd, Carmen Johnson. Spon-
or, Mary E. Sevia.
Home EC. Clul
The Boy's Home Ec. Club was four
in 1941, and consists of boys who l
taken, or are now taking boys' Home
This club was organized and has l
supervised by Mary E. Holmes.
Anna-Jonesboro is one of very
schools in Illinois who have a Boy's H
The officers of the club for the
Rex English, president
Clyde Stewart, vicepresident
John S. Rendleman, secretary
Eddie Howenstein, treasurer
Other Members are:
fome EC. Club
n the fall of 1944 several members of
chapter were lpresent at the Vienna
with Helen Eaves acting president.
Alice Daubs was elected president for
:oming year and also given the honor
presenting the A-J Home Economics
rtment at the Regional Conference.
.s one of four students from Illinois
to the conference which is being held
all Teachers College in Muncie,' Ind-
This year in April, a rally is to be held
for other Southern illinois Home Ec.
'o be a member of this organization
nust be in or have previously been in
Home Ec. class. Mary Holmes and
Rhodes sponsored the clubf
Iary Brooks, Betty Schaefer, Joyce
'e, Helen Eaves, Catherine Crissip,
Rich, Alice Bauer, Mable Merriman,
nce Adams, Betty Stamper, Betty Hen-
n, Lois Carraker, Imogene Dillman,
ones, Emma Lou Choate, Lavern Mow-
Norma June Bartruff, Betty Joyce
er, Emma Lou Casper, Opal Hinkle,
ia June Treece, Doris Hutton, Dorothy
Boyd, Mary Alice Daubs.
The purpose of the Student Council is to promote and encourage student participation in school
government. One member is elected by popular vote from each home room and from every organiz-
ation with a membership of at least twenty members.
This year the Student Council has made arrangements to make a service flag and honor roll for
the boys who have attended A-J. The Student Council was also successful in sponsoring the student
supervision of study halls throughout the entire year. Sponsor, Emma Brickey.
Millicent Casper .... .......
John S. Rendleman
Jane Karraker ....
Pat Brown ..,........
John Lewis Gardner
Carol Venerable .....
James Knight .....
Helen Eaves ....
Lloyd Sitter ....
A'nn Patterson ---
Betty Schaefer ---
Jane Russell ---
This Years officers are:
President ........................ Jim Martin
Vice-President i--- Donald Manus
-- - Bartow
, , Morris
- - - Loomis
- - - - Askew
--- --- Rhodes
- ....... Brickey
Home Ec. Club
- Biology Club
---- Pep 'Club
-- Press Club
Dorothy Lee Conant
Carl Verble ....... -
Jack Keller ---
Bob Rader ---
Doris Hutton ....
Anita Boyd .......
- - Gordon
- - - Bradley
- - - - Buell
- - - - Wright
Charles Rife ....... --- Holmes
Betty June Spires --- ,,... Sivia
Shirley Broadway -- .... 'Sanders
Donald Fowler ..,. --- Houghton
Robert Jackson .... ........ R eese
Kathryn Williams -- Latin Club
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Co-Captain, Football ERNEST TREECE WAYNE DUSCH
Captain, Basketball Co-Captain, Football C0-Captain, Football
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ELDORADO-In the opener with Eldorado the
Wildcats proved they were a team to be reckoned
with the rest of the season. Although just in the
stage of preparation for a tough season ahead, the
eleven showed much potential strength in this, their
first home game. They led 7-0 at the half time.
Scoring two touchdowns in the second half to their
opponents one, they came out on the heavy end of
a 21-6 score.
CHESTER-On a gloomy Saturday afternoon,
the Cats battled their first conference opponent, the
Chester Yellow Jackets. Scoring twice in the ini-
tial quarter, the local eleven was well on its way
to victory, in the opening minutes of play over the
highly rated Chester eleven. Chester never really
threatened A-J's lead but the final score found A-J
victorious in their first conference battle 21-14.
CARBONDALE-Holding the Carbondale Ter-
riers, their second conference opponent, scoreless,
the Anna-Jonesboro Wildcats marched to their sec,
ond conference victory. They showed what a great
defense they really had and teamed with a 'brilliant
offense, looked for the first time like a strong threat
in the conference race. The final score stood: Anna-
Jonesboro 21, Carbondale 0.
PINCKNEYVILLE-Although scoring early in
the initial quarter, the Wildcats did not look as
good in their encounter with Pinckneyville, which
they won 19-6, as they had in previous games.
Pinckneyville scored only once, but with an intense
aerial offensive threatened several times. However,
A-J crushed this third conference opponent.
Cpnference Season Record Starting Line-up
Standing A-J 21 ........ Eldorado 6 For The Season
AJ 21 Chester 14 End-Davis or English
W A-J 21 ...... Carbondale 0 'rookie-Gorrotr
Annaqlonesboro --5 AJ 19 ---- Pinckneyville 6 Center-Rehdleman, J.
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Murphysboro ..... 3 A-J 32 ....... Du Quoln 13 Guard-Dodd
Chester --------M3 A-J 0 -- Cape Girardeau 8 Tackle-Ferrell
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Pinckneyville --A--2 AJ 13 .... Johnston City 6 Bgck-gssweu
, A-J 13 .... Murphysboro 6 B k D
Du Quoin ........ 1 , ac - usch
A-J 6 ........... Cairo 6 Back-Cunningham
Carbondale ....... 0
Totals 145 Opponents 65 Back-Treece
DUQUOIN-In one of their best games of the
season, the Anna-Jonesboro Wildcats knocked off a
large DuQuoin eleven 32-13. A-J had a 32-0 lead
with five minutes of playing time remaining but in
the last minutes of play, DuQuoin scored twice on
long passes. A-J's offense was at its Zenith for de-
ception and speed in this game, and the Cats con-
tinued to march towards the conference champion-
CAPE GIRARDEAU-As a climax to Home-
coming the Wildcats met their only defeat of the
season 8-0 when they encountered the Cape Girar-
deau Tigers. A-J's offense just couldn't get to
rolling but their defense held this large and fast
grid team ten times when they were within the
ten-yard line. Only once did Cape score on a touch
downg the other two points coming on a safety.
JOHNSTON CITY-Rolling up their sixth win
of the season, the Cats eked out a victory over
Johnston City 13-6. The game was another of those
nights which all teams experience, -when the team
couldn't get rolling.
MURPHYSBOR0--Capturing for the first time
in 20 years the conference championship, the Anna-
Jonesboro Wildcats downed the fifth and last con-
ference opponent, the strong Murphysboro eleven
13-6, on Murphy's field. Although both teams were
bothered by injuries,the game was a fast and hard-
hitting contest which was a fitting climax to the
Cat's championship battle.
CAIRO-In the annual Armistice Day contest
between Anna-Jonesboro Wildcats and the Cairo
Pilots, the two teams battled to a 6-6 tie. When
looking at the records, Anna-Jonesboro should
have defeated them soundly, but it was. another
case of traditional rivalry out-guessing the record
book. The Pilots scored their one touchdown when
a tackle stole the ball from an A-J man and raced
the remaining yards to the goal line. A-J's lone
score came in the closing minutes on a quarter-
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Carl Ferrell-Tackleg Seniorg Strong and rugged, exhibiting
all the qualifications of a great tackle, hard
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Ralph Lyerla-Guardg Seniorg One of the largest men on
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Jean Cunningham--An elusive runner, who could punt and .
pass as well, if not better, than any other man Hg
in the conference.
Ernest Treece-Fullback and Guardg Seniorg An all-around , 155.
football great at A-J who showed as one of the ' "
best in the state on both offense and defense.
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4 Clyde Stewart-Endg Senior. A very capable reserve es- .
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Lee Roy Rendleman-Quarterback: .Iuniorg "Little LeeRoy"
was a very able reserve, who played his posi-
tion with fire and determination. By the end
of the season he was playing most of the time.
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Front Row-T. Wilson, D. Hankla, C. Verble, C. Kimbro, T. Jones, C. Stewart, E. Treece JL S. Rendleman, D. W
Boswell, W. Dusch.
Second Row-Coach Houghton, D. Boyd, B. Craft, R. Garrott, R. .Lyerla, M. Dodld, B. Davis, R. English, B, J
Womick, T. Peeler, C. Ferrell,'Assistant Coach Stroup.
Third Row-J. Cunningham, R. L. Rendleman, W. Aaron, D. Rendleman, M. Choate, L. Nimmo, R. Henry, B
Hannum, J. Rayburn, L. R. Rendleman,
Fourth Row-H. Sadler, J. Peters, B. Kimbro, E. J. Howenstein, D. Lewis, C. Vaughan,, D. Hood, J. Hileman
Fifth Row-W. Jones, J. Dodson, L. Peters, J. Verble, R. Swain, D. Rendleman, B. Houseman, M. Boyd.
Sixth Row-Managers E. Rinehart, R. Hines, H. English.
Winning for the first time in 20 years the conference championship, the Anna-Jonesboro Football
Squad, tutored by Coach Paul J. Houghton, added many laurels to the school and brought honor to
themselves. The team was picked as one of the 10 best in Illinois at the conclusion of the season,
they were also heralded after the Murphysboro championship game "as the team of the week" of the
entire state of Illinois by United Press. Individually Cats earned the following awards:
Ernest Treece--Wolfe's All-State Squad: Third Team, All-State Daily News,
First team, All Conference.
Wayne Dusclg-Honorable Mention, All-State Daily News, First Team, All-Con-
John S. Rendleman-Honorable Mention, All-State Daily News, First Team,
Jean Cunningham-Honorable Mention, All-State Daily News, First Team,
Carl Ferrell-First Team, All Conference.
Raymond Garrett-Second Team, All Conference.
Donald Wayne Boswell-Honorable Mention, All Conference.
Marathon Dodd-Honorable Mention, All Conference.
The team used the "T" formation, and employed it with such deception and precision, that their
opponents were completely baffled most of the time as to the "where abouts" of the pigskin. The
eleven men who took the field for each game were "little guys," only averaging 155 pounds, but they
had determination and ability and just wouldn't be denied. p
Long will be remembered the way Boswell handled the ball on the "T" plays and his deception
and cleverness. Also remembered will be those superb punts that Cunningham got away. His pupts
averaged approximately 38 yards per try, which is exceptional. Ernie Treece will be remembered in
future years, when the crowds think of a player who was in every play--never giving an inch. John S.
Rendleman, and his one-handed centers and his hard tackles along with Carl Ferrell, who was as rugged
a linesman as A-J could hope for, will not be forgotten.
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Cunningham attempts a one-hander in our first
game against Wolf'L'ake which resulted in a
52-32 Wildcat victory. Rendleman C33l. English
C32l and Peeler C35l, await the possible rebound.
Basketball action shots
High scoring English C323 goes high for the
ball in the A-.I 69-31 decision over Cobden. Dusch
may bc barely seen in the left foreground while
Craft watches from behind.
A one-handed shot by Cunningham added two
points to the Wildcat total in their 34-18 conquest
of Chester. a conference toe. Rendlcman C337
moves toward the basket while Peeler C355 is'al-
ready in position to rebound. English C323 watch-
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Another shot in our initial contest against the
Wolves catches English and Peeler C353 capturing
a rebound. Rendleman C337 is in the background.
Although defeated 38-33 by DuQuo1n on thc
home court A-.l fought gamely and this shot shows
Dusch C317 leaping high on a jump ball. Other
Wildcat players visible are Cunningham t37D. Eng-
lish C32p, and Craft C30D.
Against a larger quintet, A-J came through with
55-26 victory over Cape Girardeau in their second
lash. Craft 4303 is shown going into the air with
'ecler 4353, Rendleman 4333 Cunningham 4373
. . J ' In a thrilling 54-52 victory against Cairo Dodd
nd Martin 4383 Watching anxlously' 4343 and Verble 4363 fight for a rebound In the
background is Boswell 4313.
On Carbondale's home court English 4323 and
'celcr 4353 scramble for the sphere while Cunning-
am 4373 gazes upward. The final buzzer left A-J
ut in front 34-29.
Verble 4313 prepares to pass in the inltial con-
est against Carbondale. Rendleman 4333 keeps
ace in the background.
Peeler drives in for a one-hander and Rendleman
333 and English 4323 dash for the basket in case
f a missed shot. Pinckneyville's height defeated
i-J 52-44 in this game.
English 4323 comes down with a rebound in
our 38-33 loss against DuQuoin in the AJ gym
Dusch 4313 and Peeler 4353 are the other Wild
Finishing a pivot against Wolf Lake is Peeler
4353. Rendleman 4333 is in the left foreground and
English 4323 is almost entirely hidden in the back
The Wildcats won 52-32.
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A-I Basketball Squad
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BOTTOM ROW: Carl Verble, LeRoy Rendleman, Rex English, Earl Smick, Jean Cunningham, Marathon Dodd
MIDDLE ROW: Coach Paul J. Houghton, Jim Martin, Bobby Joe Womick, Kenneth MacFarlin, Donald Coffman,
Henry Sadler, Bill Craft, Donald Wayne Boswell, Manager Harold English
TCIP ROW: Lamire Moore, Tom Moore, Paul Smick, Bobby Brimm, Billy Grammar, Bob Kimbro, Tom Wilson.
Although notiexperiencing as good a season as the two preceding teams, this year's Anna-Jonesboro cage
squad exhibited some good ball and turned in many great games. The final count showed 23 wins and 8 losses
which is an enviable record for any team. They 'ranked third in the conference this year behind two of Southern
Illinois' quintettes, DuQuoin and Pinckneyville. Their only defeats came at the hands of DuQuoin, 25 Pinckney-
ville, 2, entralia, 2, Marion and Carrier Mills. -
Coach Paul J. Houghton had taught his team innumerable plays which led to many points and a beautiful
game on the part of the Wildcats. Noticable also this year, was the A-J five's use of the press defense, a defense
which Coach Houghton is credited with being the foremost authority and originator in Illinois. Not consistent in
their play the team turned in a few bad games, but to balance the score, retaliated with many good ones. One of
these bad games -came in the first round of the Sectional Tournament at Carbondale, where the locals went down
in defeat before a tall Carrier Mills Quintette. This ended A-J's tournament hopes, which were so high, after
they had so magnificantly defeated Cairo, Karnak, and Wolf Lake in the Regional Tournament held on their home
floor, The Wildcats were also participants in the Centralia Christmas invitational Tournament, winning their first
game by a forfeit, after playing one half, and losing their second one to a fine Marion team.
A-J's schedule was studded with teams of great reputation in the state of Illinois, such as Centralia, Pinckney-
ville, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and DuQuoin. Perhaps the team did have more potential power than they showed,
but nvertheless, they're an A-J squad to be proud of.
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BILL CRAFT-Reserve Forward. One of the fastest men on the squad, he im-
proved greatly during the year and should become a star player for the next two years.
CARL "PEACHES" VERBLE-Reserve Guard. Another sophomore who should
later belong on the top five, Carl gave several nice relief performances.
MARATHON "JOEY, DODD-Reserve Guard. A dependable relief man who will
be back next year, "Joe" was not an excellent shot but he was a play maker who could
be counted upon.
The captain of '44-45 squad was anpointive with Dusch, English, and Cunningham
serving in various games during the season. Cunningham served most of the season
with he and English receiving jointly the Reginal Tournament award.
LEROY "LEEPY" RENDLEMAN--Forward. Small but speedy player who con-
tributed a great deal to the Wildcats' fast break, Should be a very valuable asset to
the 1945-46 varsity five.
TOM "WALTER" PEELER-Center. Playing his second year on the varsity five,
Tom improved rapidly and should be one of the Wildcats' top men for the next two
REX "RUDY" ENGLISH-Forward. The scoring mainstay of the Cats, "Rudy"
was a converted center. A fine shot who developed his spot shot to the Nth Degree in
this, his final season. A fine team player and rebounder.
JEAN "JAP" CUNNINGHAM-Guard. A dependable player at all times, Jean
was an excellent rebounder despite his small size and he developed into one of the
best dribblers in the conference.
JAMES "JIM" MARTIN-Guard. A level-headed play maker, "Jim" could always
be counted upon in an emergency, and although he was out the latter part of the
season because of injuries, he contributed heavily to the Wildcats' success.
EARL "WILBURN" SMICK-Reserve Center and Guard. An often called upon
reserve who completed his job capably, Earl was a member of the varsity five a large
portion of the season.
DONALD "BOSEY" BOSWELL-Reserve Forward, Another excellent reserve
who did a fine job of relieving first stringers several times throughout the year. A
small, swift team man, "Bosey" will be back next year.
Rex English ......,,..,, -.., 3 66
Tom Peeler ....,.A,,. -,,,-- 2 40
5 LeRoy Rendleman .r..,..... 215
Team Won Lost Pct.
Pinckneyville - - 10 0 1.000
DuQuoin .,.... 8 2 .800
Anna-Jonesboro 6 4 .600
Murphysobo .... 3 7 .300
Carbondale .... 2 8 200
1 9 100
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Loomis Home Room Bradley-Home Room
Girls' and Boys' Intramurclls
Boys Badminton Doubles
Boys' Volleyball Champs
Girls' Volleyball Champs
Boult Home Room
Boys' Touch Football Champs
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August 28 School Started
September 4 Labor Day
September 15 First F o o t b al l
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September 26 Freshman Parents
October 6 End of First Six
October 19 Pep Rally-Bonfire-
October 20 Homecoming Parade
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October 30 Halloween
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November 17 End of Second Six
November 21 First Basketball
November 23-24 T h a n k s giving
December 8 Junior Play
December 22 First Day of Christ-
December 27-29 Holiday Tourna-
January 2 End of Holidays
January 11-12 Semester Examin-
January 15 Second S e m e s te r
January 17-18 County T o u r n a-
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February 20-22 Variety Show
February 23 End of Fourth Six
February 27-28 Regional Tourna-
March 1-2 Regional Tournament
March 8-9 Sectional Tournament
March 13-19 Spring Vacation
March 23 Teacher's Meeting at
April 6 End of Fifth Six Weeks
April 13 Senior Class Play
April 20 Carnival
April 28 Music Department Con-
May 4 Junior-Senior Prom
May 10-11 Senior Examinations
May 17-18 Semester Exams
May 18 Class Night
May 20 Baccalaureate
May 22 Commencement
This Annual Was Made Possible Thru The
Co-operation Of The Business And
Professional People Of Anna
American Legion Auxiliary
Anna City Bakery
Anna State Bank
Anna Dept. Store
Anna Cab and Coach Line
Alden's Shoe Company
J. B. Alden Company
Alma Beauty Shop
A. W. Walter Jr., and Company
Dr. Alex Smith
Robert J. Basler
Corbit's Tire Service
Duncan and Boyce
Dottie's Beauty Shop
Delta Theta Tau
Ebb Shoe Store
Elkins Recreation Centers
Union County Farm Bureau
Union County Farm Implement Company
First National Bank, Jonesboro
Anna-Jonesboro Motor Company
Cities Service Station
Gamnrs Shoe Company
Anna News Company
Hights Texaco Station
Union County Press
Sanford Department Store
Jonesy's Cafe .
Jones Auto Painting and Dent Service
Jean's Insurance Agency
Lewis Brothers' Bakery
Anna Furniture Exchange
Norris and Son Furniture and Undertaking
Pearl Motor Company
Penninger Clothing Company
Park's Drug Store
E. A. Peters and Company
Moore's Flower Shop
Robinson's Hotel and Cafe
Rich's Shoe Store
Rotramel's Paint and Hardware
Rodgers and Yale Theatres
L. Oard Sitter
Seger Hat Shop
L. S. Spires
Cletus Smith Service Station
Treece's Sweet Shoppe
W. H. Taylor
Union House Furnishing Company
Union Tire service
Wilkins and Son Implement Company
Weiss Texaco Service
Wahl and Son Jewelers
Wiley Book Store
Woodward Washing Machine Repair
Campbell and Denny Trucking Contractors
Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company
Snow's Refrigeration Service, Marion, Ill.
L, B. Tuthill, Insurance
Southern Illinois Fair Association
W. H. Womick
Anna National Bank
Will L. Lingle-Abstractor of Titles
Anna-Jonesboro Lumber Company
Tuthill Oil Company
Chas. G. Gilmore, Asphalt Products
Clingingsmith's Store, Jonesboro
E. C. Etherton. Wholesale Candies
Anna Quarries, Inc.
E. P, Owen. Druggist .
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