Arkansas City High School - Mirror Yearbook (Arkansas City, KS)
- Class of 1956
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Text from Pages 1 - 96 of the 1956 volume:
The Senmr Class of 1956
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Ark Light Produc
Future Farmers of Amerlca
Girls Athletic Association
Letter-men s Club
Quill and Scroll
Three Act Plays
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BEN CLEVELAND A. L. CURRY
Mechanical Drawing Social Science
Assistant Basketball, Director of Athletics
Football and Track Coach Senior Class Sponsor
Junior Class Sponsor
H . J. CLARK
A. L. BUFFO
Ark Light Production
FRED CATHCART ELLA CHRISTENSON
Social Science Librarian
English Sophomore Sponsor
Student Council Sponsor
RUTH FESLER BARNEY GETFO
Iunior Class Sponsor
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ORVILLE GREGORY ROBERT HAGGARD LAWRENCE HANSEN
Physical Education Social Science Auto Mechanics
Sophomore Class Salesmanshlp Senior Class
Sponsor-Pep assembly Dlstrlbutlve Ed . Sponsor
Future Nurses' Club
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Club Sponsor, Tennis
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Y- Teen Sponsor
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PAUL REID ART SNELLER L. O. STINEMETZE VERNA STUTEVILLE PATTI SUMMERS
Social Sclence Industrial Arts Blology Typing. English Social Science
Biology junior Class H1-Y Sponsor Finance Secretary Y-Teen Sponsor
Student Council Sponsor Guidance Committee Y-Teen Sponsor
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F .F.A. Sponsor
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PRGDUCERS - DIRECTOR
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seniors are the leaders of President - jim Henderson
Vice President - Sydney Smith
developed this abiliry during Secretary-Treasurer - Mary Ann Blass
Student Council - jim Hill
have been in high school.
producers and directors of
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JEANNHTYE ATKINS - PvpL1lubl.Z'
Chorus 2, 25: Upon-iid lg NIL-famuii 2,
33 Symphonic Choir 2, '33 Y' icons
l, 2, 33 Forensics 23 Future Nursus'
Club 2, 3.
AERRILL ATKINS - Hi-Y ll F.l".A. lg
Conference Officer l, 2, 33 Lciiui n,+-n's
Club 2, 3, Vice Prc-sidcntg 'liuuk i,2g
Football l, 2, 35 Basketball l.
GERALD BARKER r Track 1,25 Football
HAROLD BARKER - Track lj Football 2.
LETHA BILYEU e Chorus 2. 33 Operctta
31 Y-Teens 2,3 Conference Officer 1, 2.
MERLE BIRD - Messiah 3, H1-Y 3.
THOMAS BI I"I LE H1 Y 2 3 Seeretary
MARY ANN BLASS Pep Club 1 Chorus
1 2 3 Operuta 1 2 3 Mesbxahl 2 3
Solo Sym home Choir l 2 3 Usher
at es 1 2 Y Teens 1 2 3 Presxdem:
Class Offlcer 3 Secrelarv lreaburnr
Lssay Award 1 2 plaee Ark Llghn
Staff 3 Dramaua Club 3 Glrls Sex
turel 2 5 M1xed0u.1rret1 Conner
SAMUEL BOWMAN Chorus 2 3 MARY LOU BORRUR Pep Club
Qs Messlah 3 Svmphonlc Cholr 3 1 2 3 Dr1ll'Ieam l 2 3 sh
eretteb 2 3 Y Teens 1 2 3
G A A 1 Lonferenee Offlcer
1, 2, 3, Shorthand Club 2, Sec
KAY BROOKS - Y-Teens 1, 33 Shorthand
SANDRA BROWN - Pep Club 1, 2, 33 Drill
Team 3, Y-Teens 1, 2, 3, Chairman,
G. A. A. 1, 2, 3: Shorthand Club 2, 3,
BETTY BUTLER - Y-Teens 1: G.A.A.
1, 3, Conference Officer 1, 3: Future
Nurses' Club 3.
jOE BUTLER - Band 1, 2, 33 Hi-Y 1, 2:
Football 23 Biology Club 1.
WANDA CAMERON - Chorus 1, 23 Mes-
siah 1, 2. 3.
BETTY CAMPBELL - Pep Club 13 Chor-
us 1, 2, 33 Messiah 1, 33 Symphonic
Choir 33 Y-Teens 13 Shorthand Club 2
MARGARET CARLSON - Pep Club 1, 2,
33 Drill Team 2, 33 Y-Teens 1,2, 3:
F.l1.A. 33 Student Council 3.
RONALD CARR - Band 1, 2, 33 Orches-
tra l,2Q Symphonic Choir 33 Chorus
1, 23 Messiah 1, 2, 3: Hi-Y 1, 2, 3
BEATRICE CHISHOLM - Y-Teens SUE CHAPMAN A Operetta 1, 23 Y-
1, 2, 33 G. A. A. 1, 2, 33 Spanish Teens 1, 2, 33 Messiah 1, 2, 33
Club 3. Symphonic Choir 1, 2,33 Ensemble:
Conference Officer lg Shorthand
Club 2 3
MARLENE CHRISTENSEN - Pep Club
2, 33 Chorus 1, 23 Messiah 1, 2, 33
Symphonic Choir 33 Usherettes 33 Y-
Teens 1, 2.
DON CLARK - Hi-Y 1.2, 33 Lettermen's
Club 1, 33 Student Council 33 Track 13
Ark Light Production Staff 1, 2, 33
Printers' Guild 1,2, 3.
Quartet 23 Hi-Y 3.
IOE CLARK Chorus 2 Messiah 3
Symphonic Choir 3 F F A 1 Let
termen s Club 3 Track 2 Football
1, 2, 3, Conference Officer 2.
RAY CLODFELTER - Band 1, 2, 33
MARY COX - Chorus 1, 2, 3,
DAVE DAULTON - Chorus 2: Letter- '
men s Club 3 Tennis l. 2, 33 Bas- 3
ketball 1 3 Class Officer l, Vice 2
President Conference Officer 1, 2,3. A g 'N
WILLIAM DAUT Orchestra 13 Chor-
us 1 2 3 Operetta 25 Messiah 1, 2, '
3 Symphonic Choir 1,2,3gHi-Y 1, 23 '
Track 1 2 Debate 2.
PEGGY DAVISON Chorus 1: Messiah
1 2 3 Future Nurses' Club 2.
BETI Y CO'Ii'l'11I-L - Band 1, 2, 3, Secre-
tary-'Iireasurerg Trios 2, Orchestra
1, 2, See. -'I'reas.g Messiah l, 2, 33
Y-'Ieens l. 2, 33 Student Council 3,
Conference Officer 2, 33 Girls' State
23 lissav Award 2 place, Shorthand
Club 2, 3, Secretary-Treasurer.
DAVID COUPE - Tennis 2, 3, Letter-
man's Club 3, Student Council lg
Conference Officer 2.
RUENE CRAMPTON ' Pep Club
Operetta l,2, 33 Messiah 1, 2, 1,2, 3, Drill 'I earn 2, 3' Y Teens
3gSymphonic Choir 1, 2, 35 Ush- 1, 2, 35 Conference Officer 2
erettes 33 Y-Teens 1, 2, 33 Con- Shorthand Club 2: F.H A 3
ference Officer 35 Girls' State
25 Shorthand Club 2, Girls' Sex-
tette l,2, 3, Contest Solo 1.
LARRYCUDD-F.F.A. l2Track1,2 :X
3, Football 2, 3, Conference Officer
vvittmm cunesss - orchestra lg 'S-
Band lg Conference Officer 2.
PATRICIA COLGLAZII-R Pep Club 1
2, 35 Drill Team 3 Chorus 1
Operetta 1 2 3 Messiah 2 3 Usher
ettes 33 Y Ieens 1 2
Y VlOl.A CONN1-R Chorusl 2 3 Mes
siah 1, 2, s
IEANNETTI- CONROY Fhorusl Mes
siah 1, Y Teens 1 Shorthand Club 2
DEANNA LJESKINS - Y-Teens lg G.A.A.
2: Pep Club lg Chorus 1,23 Operetta
1, 2: Messiah 1, 23 Symphonic Choir
1,23 Shorthand Club 2.
ROSE DICKERMAN - Pep Club lg Mes-
siah 25 Y-Teens 1, 2, 33 F.H.A. 35
Shorthand Club 2.
'5 IAMES DIXON - Student Council lg
Q F.H.A. 3.
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Track lg Conference Officer l, 3:
Ark Light Production Staff 1, 2, 3:
Printers' Guild l, 2, 3.
NANCY DOWLER - Y-Teens l, 2, 31
MARY FOILES - Pep Club 1, 21 Chorus l
1: Operetta lg Y-Teens l, 2, 3: Con- ,
ference Officer 3.
JOYCE FOLTZ - Girls' Glee Club 3:
Messiah 3: Y-Teens l, 2, 3, Short- A
hand Club 2, 3.
JESSIE FORTSON - Y-Teens l, 2, 3:
LARRY DOWNING - Band 1. GERALD l:.AGAN - Track lg Bas
ketball l, 2. 3
ANNETTE EASTMAN - Pep Club 2,
Y-Teens l,2, 3: F.H.A. Secretary
GLENDA FRIZZELL - Pep Club lj Y-
Teens l, 2, 33 Shorthand Club 2.
MARY BETH GAMBLE - Y-Teens 3,
Student Council 33 Conference Officer
33 Shorthand Club 3.
KENNETH GANN - Band 13 Chorus 33
Messiah 33 Symphonic Choir 33 Let-
termen's Club I, 2, 3. Treasurer 3:
Student Council 2, 3, Vice President
33 Track I,2, 33 Football I, 2,33 Bas- "
ketball I, 33 Conference Officer I.
CONRAD GARDNER - Hi-Y 33 Letter-
men's Club 2, 3: Student Council I.
33 Assembly Committee LDdll'.Il3I1
33 Class Officer 13 Track 23 Foot-
ball 1, 2, 33 Basketball 23 Conference
Officer 1, 2, 33 Golf 33 Mirror Staff
2, 33 Ark Light Staff 2, 3.
JOHN GAY - Hi-Y 3: Shorthand Club 2.
WILLIAM GODFREY - H1-Y I,2, DANIEL GILLOCK - Tennis I, 23
33 Tennis 2, 33 Lettermen's Ark Light Production Staff 1, 2,
Club 2, 33 Student Council 2, 3,
President 33 Football Manager
I, 2, 33 Basketball Manager 2, 33
Class Officer 23 Conference
Officer 23 Ark Light Staff 3.
33 Printers' Guild I.
MARY 30 GOODFELLOW - Pep Club
I, 2, 3 Drill Team l,2,33 Asst. Maj
4,5 ,. orette 33 Messiah 33 Y-Teens l, 2, 3
Officer 2, 33 Symphonic Choir 33
President 33 Usherettes I, 2, 33 Foot-
ball Queen 33 Debate I3 Forensics 33
Q V.F.W. Good Will Tour.
JUNE GRIFFITH - Pep Club I, 2, 33
Drill Team 2, 33 Y-Teens I, 2, 33
F.H.A. 3, Officer 3.
HENRY HALL - Operetta 33 Messiah 3
Symphonic Choir 33 Hi-Y 33 Student
.,- Council 33 Forensics 33 Speech Play
Q' E 33 Mirror Staff 3.
ANN HARMAN - Pep Club l, 2, 33 Y-
Teens 1, 2, 33 Messiah 33 Glee Club
33 Conference Officer 1, 3.
JULIE HARPER - Pep Club 2, 33 Drill
Team 3, Chorus I, 3, Messiah I, 3
Y-Teens I, 2, 3, Conference Offic
3, Shorthani' Club 3.
JACK HA RTM AN
JAMES HILL - Band I, 2, 33 En-
sembles I, 2, 3, Solos I, 2, 3,
Orchestra I, 2, 3, Operetta I,
2, 3, Messiah I, 2, 3, Symphonic
Choir I, 2, Tennis 2, Student
Council 3, Class Officer 3.
DOROTHY HATCIII-QR - Band 3: Or
chestra I, 2, 3, Messiah I, 2, 3, Y
NANCY HATFIELD - Band I, 2,35
Usherettes I, 2, 3, Head Y-Teens
I, 2, 3, Student Council 3, Confer
ence Officer 2, 3, Best Girl Citi-
zen 3, Ark Light Staff 3.
Messiah I, Y-Teens I,
JAMES HENDERSON - Letter-
men's Club 3, Tennis I, 2, 3,
Boys' State 2: Mirror Staff 3
Ark Light Staff 3.
cer 3, President,
e Officer I, 2, 3,
VIRGINIA HIMES - Chorus I, 2,
GARY HINES - Band I, 2, 3, Orches-
CK HOCKENBURY - Lettermen's
Club I, 2, 3, Track I, 2, 3, Football
I, 2, 3, Basketball I, 2, 3, Conference
Officer 2, 3, Ark Light Productior
Staff I, 2, 3, Printers' Guild 3.
CAROL HOWARTH - Pep Club 3, Presi-
dent, Band I, 2, Orchestra 1,23 Mes-
siah I, 2, Y-Teens I, 2,3, Chairman,
G.A.A. I, Student Council 3, Confer
ence Officer I, 2, 3, Shorthand Club
2, President 3, Student Council Rep-
CAROLYN HUBBARD - Chorus 3, Mes-
siah 3, Shorthand Club 3.
dent Council 2.
CLIFFORD KEITHLEY - Football 3.
EDWARD KEEFE - Ark Light Pro-
duction Staff 1, 2, 3, Printers Guild
1.2, 3, Treasurer 2.
EARLE KENNELLEY - Chorus 2.
BRENTON JONES - Hi-Y 3: Stu- BEVERLY IORDAN - Y-Teens
DAUNA HUMBOLT - Pep Club 1, 2, 3,
Drill 'leam 1, 2,33 Chorus lg Y-Teens
2, 35 Operetta 2, 3: Messiah 1, 2, 33
MARY ANN IARVIS - Pep Club 2, 3g
Drill 'l eam 3, Y-Teens 1, 2, 33 G,A.A
l, 2, 35 Student Council 3g Conference
Officer 1, 2, 3: Quill and Scroll 2, 3,
Mirror Staff 2, 3 Editor 3: Ark Lighr
REBECCA JEWELL - Y-Teens 1, 2, 3:
Shorthand Club 2.
CAROLYN JOHNSON - Band 1, 2, 3,
President 33 Ensemble 2, 39 Messiah
l, 25 Y-Teens l, 23 G.A. A. l, 2, 3,
President 3: Class Officer 2, Secre-
tary, Conference Officer l, 2, 33
Mirror Staff 3.
2, 3: G.A.A. 1,23 Conference
Officer 1,25 Shorthand Club 2.
13 Future Nurses' Club 2.
GARY LELAND - Band 1, short- yqeens 1
hand Club 2, 3. Qfficer 33
BARBARA Ll1ME.RT - Pep Club 1,
2, 33 Cheerleader 1, 2, 33 Head
Cheerleader 33 Usherettes 33
gigls' State 23 Shorthand Club
BARBARA KROUT - Chorus 1,21 Mes-
siah 1, 2, 33 Symphonic Choir 33 Y-
Teens 1, 2, 33 Conference Officer 1
Shorthand Club 2.
WILLIAM KUHNS - Hi-Y 1, 2,33 Ten-
nis 33 Conference Officer 1, 23 Mir
ror Staff 3.
ARTHA LALLMAN - Pep Club 2, 33
Cheerleader 2, 33 Y-Teens3 G. A. A
1,2, 33 Student Council 33 Spanish
Club 3: Good Girl Citizen Candidate
33 Conference Officer 1, 23 Mirror
Staff 33 Ark Light Staff 3, Editor 3.
LARRY LANDES - Student Council 33
Track 2. 33 Football 33 Conference
FRANCES Llili - Chorus l3 Messiah
,2, 33 G.A.A.
Student Council 23
DAN LeSTOURGEON - Hi-Y 1, 2, 33
Conference Officer 23 Track 1.
KAYE LINNENKOHL - Pep Club l, 2,
33 Drill Team 1,33 Chorus 1, 2, 33
Sextette 1, 2,33 Opererta 1, 23 Mes-
siah 1, 2, 33 Soloist 33 Symphonic
Choir 1, 2, 33 Y-Teens 1, 2, 3, Of-
ficer 33 G.A.A. 1, 23 Assembly Com-
mittee 13 Class Officer 13 Conference
Officer 2, 33 Debate 2, 33 Forensics 2
33 Speech Play 2, 3.
KQYZLTZNVILLE - Pep Club 1, 23 Y-Teens
TWYLA LITTOU - Y-Teens 3.
MARCIA LODGE - Pep Club 1, 2, 33
Drill Team 1, 2, 33 Chorus 1, 23
Operetta 1, 23 Messiah 1, 23 Sym
phonic Choir 1, 23 Usherettes 1, 2, 3g
Y-Teens 1, 2, 33 G. A.A. 1, 23 Student
Council 13 Conference Officer 1.
PA IRICK LOGAN A Ili-Y 2, 33 Ireusur-
er P53 Science Club 2, X33 Conft-renee
PAIRICIA LOOMIS f Usnerettes 2, 33
Club 2, T33 Spanish Cluh 3.
PAULA LOVE - Pep Club 1,23 Y- leens
I '7 "' G ' '
S35 Schohirsliip 23 junior hervice League
Ifuture Nurses' Club 2, .53 Mirror Staff
s I,2, 33 Ifuture Nurses'
. A. A. 23 Conference Officer
RI I A MART IN - Y-'I eens I, 2, X53 Short
hand Club 2, 3.
ROBIQRI MARIIN - lrack lg Basketball
MILQLXIN MILLILR - Ili-Y 33 CARMEN MARTINEZ - S ' h
Ifoothdll I. Club 33 Future Nurses' Club 2.
IO ANN MOFFITI' - Band I, 2, 33 Duet 3:
Trios 23 Orchestra I,2, 33 Chorus I,
2, 33 Girls' Sextette I, 2, 33 Operetta
. I,2, 33 Messiah I, 2, 33 Symphonic
Choir I,2, 33 Y-Teens I, 2, 33 Contest
Qt? Solo I.
TREVA MOSIER - Drill Team 23 Pep
Club I, 2.
HAROLD MULLETT - Hi-Y 2, 33 F. F.A
1, 23 Class Officer 2, President: Con-
ference Officer 2, 3.
FLOID MCCORD - F.F.A. 1, 2,33 Ten-
nis I, 2, 3g Conference Officer 2.
DONNA McDOVk'l-QLL - Y- lleens I,
Conference Officer 2.
LINDA MCELYAIN - Usherettes 1.2
KAREN MclN'l'lRlz - Pep Club l. 2,
Messiah 2: Y- let-ns l. 2. 3g G, A X
l. 33 Student Council l, 23 Confcrenct
Officer 1,23 Shorthand Club 3: lfu'
ture Nurses' Club 3.
Lettermen's Club 33 Irack l. 2
Football l 2, 3
ANICIL NEAL. - Band l,2. ,Ig Orches-
Symphonic Choir 35 Y-'I' H ' ,-, Ig
Conference Officer 2.
1.4, lg ,.gChor s 1
MARGARET OLYERA f Pep Club
CLIFFORD PERKINS 1,23 Messiah l, 23 Chorus l,2g ,
Y-lcens l,2,3g lf.lI.A. 33
Shorthand Club 2 f
PATSY PERKINS - Y-Teens 1,23 Short-
hand Club 2.
BARBARA PICKERING - Pep Club l, 2.
3: Messiah 2, YA leens l, 2, 33 Stu'
dent Council 2: Conference Officer
l, 2, 35 Forensics lg Speech Play 33
Shorthand Club 2, Ark Light Staff 3.
DARLENE PINGRY - Pep Club 2,31
Chorus 33 Messiah 3, Y-Teens l, 2,
3 F ll A 3
DAVID PITTSER - Conference Officer 2.
MILDRED POOL - Pep Club l, 25 Y-
Teens l,2, 35 C-.A.A, lg Student
Council 25 Conference Officer 2,
Shorthand Club 2, 3.
IAMES PURDUE - Student Council 1,25
Ark Light Production Staff l,2, 35
Track I5 Conference Officer I, 2.
SHARON QUICK - Pe Club l,25 Y-Teens
2, 35 Messiah 2, 35 Elonference Officer
2, 35 Essay Award 2, l Place.
ANITA SANDERS - Chorus 1, 2, 35 Op-
eretta 2,35 Messiah I, 2, 3: Sym-
phonic Choir 2, 35 Y-Teens I, 2, 3.
FREDERICK SAVAGE - Band I, 2, 35
Quartet 15 Trio 25 Orchestra 1,2
3, President 3.
CAROL RHECE ' Pep Club I5 ELEANOR REYNOLDS - Pep
Chorus 1, 2, 35 Operetta 2, 35 Club 1, 25 Y-Teens 1, 2, 35
Symphonic Choir 2, 31 Messiah F.H.A. 3, Shorthand Club 3.
1 2 3
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RICHARD RINEHART - Hi-Y 35 F.F.A
1,25 Debate 2, 35 Forensics I, 2, 35
Speech Play 35 Spanish Club 3.
PATRICK ROBERTS - Football 25 Con-
ference Officer 3.
GARY RADEMACHER - Band I5 Chor-
us l,2, 35 Operetta I, 2, 35 Messiah
I, 2, 35 Symphonic Choir I, 2, 35 De-
bate 2,35 Forensics 35 Speech Play 3.
ANNABILLLE RAHN - Y'TcenS 2, 32
Spanish Club 35 Chorus I.
ROBERT RAKESIRAW ' I..ettermen's
Club 35 Tennis 1,25 Student Council
35 Football 2, 35 Conference Officer
MONA SLAVEN - Chorus I, 2, 35 Mes-
siah l, 2, 3: G.A.A. 2.
DARLENE SMITH - Chorus l, 2, Mes-
siah I: Y-Teens l,2p G.A.A. I.
MARIANNE SMITH - Chorus 1,33 Mes-
siah 1, 2, 3g Symphonic Choir 1,33
Y-Teens l, 2, 3: Spanish Club 3, Treas
SYDNEY SMITH - Pep Club 1, 2, 3:
Drill Team I, 2, 33 Chorus I, 2, 3, Op-
eretta l, 2, 3, Messiah l, 2, 35 Sym-
phonic Choir l, 2, 33 Usherettes 2, 3,
Y-Teens I, 2, 3: Assembly Commit-
tee 2, Class Officer 2, Vice Presi-
dent 2, 3, Conference Officer 3.
GENE SMOCK - Operetta 23 Messiah 2,
3: Symphonic Choir 23 Speech Play 3.
LARRY SIMS - Track 1,23 Football 2,
35 Basketball 2.
NORMA SIMONS - Pep Club l,2, 33
Drill Team I, 2, 3, Majoretteg Usher-
ettes I, 2, 3: C. A.A. l, 2, 3, Confer-
ence Officer l, 23 Debate 2: Foren-
sics 2, 33 Mirror Staff 2, 35 Ark Light
Staff 2, 3.
IANEENE SINLR nd l
MARGARET SCHNELLE - Pep Club 3,
Band 23 Orchestra 25 Chorus 35 Mes-
siah Ilg Symphonic Choir 3, Y-Teens
2, 31 l".H.A.
3, Forensics 2.
JACK SIil.AN - Chorus 1, .ig Operetta
3: Messiah 1,33 Symphonic Choir I,
3HiY2'3"nisl 2 A
len Q ,2,3g Essay
ward 23 Fortnightly Contest 2nd Place.
Student Council Rep., Ensemble
Q 2, 3, Orchestra l,2, 3, Chorus
VILRA SIMPSQN ' Pep Club 1, Zl lg Operetta lg Messiah I, 2, 33
Y-Teens 2, 3, Future 'Teachers Y--I-gens 1,21 35 Chairman: Sw-
3l5Ch01HfSh1PS 2-3lUf'10f Serv- dent Council 1,35 Conference Of-
ICG LCHSUC- ficer I: Debate 2, 33 Forensics 3'
I-uture Nurses Club 2, 3, Secy
IANEI' SHliRWOOD - Y-Teens l, 2, 3.
RALPH SPURRIER - Band l, 2, 35 lin-
semble l, 2, 35 Quartet 25 Orchestra
l, 2, 35 linsemble l, 25 H1-Y I,2, 'S
Officer 35 Student Council 3.
THOMAS STARK - Chorus 2, 35 'I rack
2, 35 Messiah 35 Symphonic Choir 35
l,ettermen's Club 1,25 35 Football
l 5 2, 35 Basketball 2, 35 Conference
Officer l, 2, 3.
JOAN Sl'liliLli - Usherettes 35 Y-Teens
35 G.A.A. 2, 35 Officer 35 Student
Council 35 Conference Officer 3
CAROL THOMPSON - Chorus 25 Mes-
siah 35 Symphonic Choir 3.
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3 RUSSELL TOYYLESQ- Chorus 2, BbQ,lQf1,Qjff,dI 2MShQ,riQp29gSeL',
' Irfwk l'Z',33,f'00fb311 1-21 etta 35 Messiah 35 Symphonic
5 -3 31 Basketball 2' 31 Lsflffntsn S choir 35 Y-Teens 1 2 3- G.
Club 2, 3, President 3.
A.A. 1, 2, 35 Future Nurses'
CHARLES TRUXAL - Track l, 25 Bas'
ketball l, 25 Conference Officer l, 2.
BEVERLY YANN - Chorus 2, 35 Mes-
5, is -
'H 39 .
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siah 35 Y-Teens 35 lf.H.A. 3.
stab 35 Symphonic Choir 35 Hi-Y
35 Lettermen's Club 35 Track l5
Football 1,2, 35 Basketball 1.2.
JOLETA WALDORF - Pep Club 1, 2
' 35 Drill Team 35 Y-Teens 1,25
G.A. A. 2, 35 Conference Officer
25 Shorthand Club 2.
WAYNE YAUGHAN - Chorus 35 Mes-
GARY YIRDEN - Conference Officer
PAUL WALTRIP A Band I. 35 Chorus
25 Track I5 Conference Officer 35
Speech Play 3.
EDWIN WERNEKE 5 HIAY 35 Conference
Officer I. 2, 35 Spanish Club 3.
ESTHER WHITE - Y-Teens I, 25 Short-
hand Club I.
IAMIE WHITE - Pep Club I, 2, 35 Drill
Team I, 2, 35 Chorus I5 Y-Teens I,
2, 3: G.A.A. I. 2, 3, Officer 3: Stu-
dent Council 3, Sec. 35 Football
Queen Attendant 35 Conference Of-
ficer I, 2, 35 Shorthand Club 35 Future
Nurses' Club 2, 35 Ark Light Staff
TRAVIS WHITE - Chorus 2,35 ROBERT WHITE - Band l, 2,35
Messiah 2,35 'Tennis 2, Orchestra I5 Messiah I5 Stu-
dent Council 25 Conference
Officer I, 2.
CARL WHITFORD - Ark Light Staff
I, 2, 35 Ark Light Production Staff I,
Printers' Guild I, 2, 3.
IO ANN WILSON - Pep Club I5 Drill
Team I5 Usherettes I5 Y-Teens I, 2,
AUDREY WOOD - Pep Club I,2: Drill
Team 35 Y-Teens I5 G.A.A. 2.
SANDRA WOODARD - Pep Club I5
Sextette 25 Chorus I, 2, 35 Messiah
I, 2, 35 Operetta I, 25 Symphonic
Choir I,2, 35 Y-Teens I,2, 35 Of-
ficer 2,35 Shorthand Club I.
BETSY WOODS - Pep Club I, 2, 3:
Drill Team I, 2, 35 Chorus I5 Oper-
etta I5 Messiah I5 Symphonic Choir
I5 Y-Teens I, 2, 35 G. A.A. I, 2, 35
Conference Officer I, 2, 35 Mirror
Staff 2, 3.
SEATED, left to right: Bob Martin,
Kay Brooks, Mr. Curry, Sharon An-
derson, Carolyn Johnson, Jim Hill,
Janice Neal, Jo Ann Moffit, Larry
Cudd, Harold Mullet, Kenny Gann.
Merrill Atkins, Dan LeStourgeon, Pat
Roberts, and Jim Dixon.
SEATED, from front to back: Betty
Butler, Jeannette Atkins, Martha Lail-
man, Marlene Christenson, Sandra
Brown, Jack Hockenbury, Jack Selan,
Conny Gardner, Bill bodfrey, Gerald
Barker, Floid McCord, Ronald Carr,
Fred Savage, Richard Absher, Don
Clark, Bil Kuhns.
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JOE WRIGHT - Track 1, Football I,
Chorus 2, Student Council 3.
CORA LEE YATES - Band I, 2, 3,
Orchestra I, 2, 3, Officer 3, Y-Teens
I, 2, 3, Conference Office I, 2, 3,
Shorthand Club 2.
Library assistance is being given to
Janice Neal, Jo Ann Wilson, and Mary
Foiles by Miss Ella Christenson,
Several senior girls who are talking
over some prob ems with Mr. Ken-
neth Judd are Norma Simons, Mary
Ann Jarvis, Betsy Woods, Paula Love,
and Jamie White.
HALL OF FAME
BETTY COTT ER
MARY IO GOODFELLOW
won the V F W essay award
a mp to Canada
won the All American high
school honor in football.
The junior class is the middle class. Dur- JUNIOR CLASS OFFICERS
ing the junior year they are the assistants to President - Peggy Kennedy
Vice President - Bill Bartlett
the leaders as they watch and develop their Secretary-Treasurer - Mary Cotter
Student Council - Charles Reid
OWU leadership abilities. The juniors make
sure tnat the producers carry out the plans
which are laid. They are the technical ad-
visers of the channel.
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Common activities of any school are the pep assemblies and
pep rallies held berore athletic contests. At right ls a group
of 'girls' who are presenting a skit for a basketball pep
At bottom left and right a group of students take part in a
snake dance and pep rally and then the painting of the
Rl' iw! '
Nancy Van Winkle
Gaye Nell Well.:
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and Mrs James Eversoll was bom
on May 11 1939 ln Lamont Okla
homa She dled of encephalltas
on February 12 1956 ln Arkansas
she was 12 and started the seventh
grade ln junior hlgh where she
contlnued until her sophomore
year She moved back to Ark Clty
at the first of her junlor year and
attended school ln senior hlgh
until she died
Arleta Eversoll daughter of Mr
Arleta moved to Ark Clty when
Arleta was a very excellent
slnger and she won several honors
ln Junior hlgh for volce quality
Arleta attended the Seventh Day
Adventist church where she sang
solos qulte frequently She was
buried ln the Rlverslde Cemetery ln
Arleta s classmates suffered a
loss when she dled and in her honor
they placed a gold Blble on a
of The Traveler also pard tribute by
wrltlng the following edltorlal ln
IN A NEW LIGHT
The finest attributes that man posses
ses are not necessarily conflned to adults
Young people can also display the better
traits Kindness and courtesy a firm be
llef that God s eyes watch over rhls world
describe a group of teen agers in this com
munity And perhaps it could be sald they
are not exceptions but the rule
Last weekend a 16 year old glrl lay
unconscious at Memorial Hospital Per
haps it was because her friends were de
voted to her or that she had been worth
knowing but many teen agers came and
waited anxwusly hoplng they could help
Arleta Eversoll Her sickness was of
short duration and Arleta never knew
those many frtenns were close by. It
was a tragic ending: yet her schoolmates
made this town proud.
During that long wait when doctors do
everything possible and a minute stretches
into an hour, those young friends of Ar-
leta called on the greatest Doctor to lend
His hand. Nearly every hour little groups
of classmates would leave their waiting
place and go to the hospital chapel. There
they would pray for their frlend's recovery.
These young people displayed the same
faith that often ls associated only with
It was refreshing to know too that no
one could have been more serious than
these youngsters Ordmarlly there is
galety when young folks gather This was
not the case at the hospital Somehow
these young friends understood the clr
cumstances Even nurses whose time ls
precious on occasions like this and who
must make every step count noticed this
group of younglsters Never were they in
the way At a l times their actions were
perfect This ls the story of young people
in a different light.
Arleta never knew about her friends
on that last night. Few persons dld. It
was a sad and shocking close to a young
life . Here, ,though, ls something to re-
member in the name of a young girl She
proved that among the coming generation
there are close friendships and they too,
have an abldlng faith 'n God . Because she
lived, the young person has been put ln a
. pedestal ln the library. The edltor
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The sophomores are the new class in the
high school. It is this class that follows and
works under the leadership of the upper class
men. During this year they take their place
in the life of the high school. As they carry
out the plans they become the stagehands of
SOPHOMORE CLASS OFFICERS
President - Teddy Hollembeak
Vice President - Charles Manney
Secretary-Treasurer - Steve Kanelakos
Student Council - Bill Hollins
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The organizations are the life of the high
school. It is through these leaders and their
sponsors that the school life becomes rich in
activities. As the organizations control the
life of the school they are considered the
writers of Channel ACHS.
ORGANIZATION LEADERS '
Usherettes - Nancy Hatfield
Hi-Y - Richard Absher
Head Cheerleader - Barbara Lemert
Ark Light Editor - Martha Lallman
Student Council - Bill Godfrey
Pep Club - Carol Howarth
At lower right are
Barbara Pic kering,
aula Love, Norma
Simons David Allen.
WANTED - NEWS
Martha Lallman, Editor: Paul Love, Circulation Mrs Harold
Walker adviser Jamie White Feature Editor, Norma Simons, Business Manager sECOND
ROW Nancy Hatfield Exchange Barbara Pickering, Assistant Edltorg Mary Ann ,IBIVIS
Advertising Betty Atkins Advertising Mary Blass, Circulation. BACK ROW David Allen
Advertising Conny Gardner Photographer Jim Henderson, Advertlsingg Bill Godfrey Sports
The first issue of the
Ark Light, the school
paper, was published
November 11, 1917.
Miss Pauline Sleeth gave
the paper its name.
The staff of the Ark
Light is chosen by the
sponsor. It is now pub-
lished every two weeks .
The sponsor is Mrs . Har
old Walker. All of
the stories are written
by the students under the
supervision of Mrs .
Walker. It contains all
the news ln and about
The second semester
of the 1955 Ark Light MARY WALKER
received an All American
The drill team coming out of a countermarch during a dr1ll
The Drill Team organized
two years ago by R. C. Judd,
director and sponsor, is
headed by Norma Simons, and
her assistant ls Mary jo
Goodfellow . It ls composed
of 36 girls wearing gold satin
uniforms with white majorette
boots. The Drill Team drills
at football games and basket-
ball and at special parades .
This year they added to their
activities by performing for
out-of-town groups .
R. C. IUDD, Spons
LEFI' TO RIGHT Delberta Severs Martha rona, Janet Barton, Sharla Bliss, Sharon Reynolds JoLynn Clemente
Io Ann Fitzgerald Iudy Stone Charlene Perry, Lynda Moore, Ruene Crampton Marilyn Kinney Janet Newman
Tyler Jean M3111 Mary Lou Borror Audrey Wood, Betsy Woods. Doreen Trent Marcia Lodge Loxs Bllveu
Sydney Smith Peggy Ann Kennedy Mary Io Goodfellow, June Griffith, Sheryl Howler Anita Belew Sandra
Brown, Bessie McGaugh Roberta Pappan: Cross Bar: Danna Humbolt. Margaret Carlson Jolera Waldorf Par
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Elaine Coffelt, Carol Reece, Jo Ann Motfit, Louise Holloway, Sheryl Dowler, Marlene
Chrlstenson, Pat Colglazier, Sue Chapman, Eilene Shepherd, Sharon Helsel, Sandra Woodard, Janice Neal. SEC-
OND ROW: Marianne Smith, Letha Bilyeu, Beverly Toms, Betty Campbell, Edna Rogers, Mary Cox, Joe Clark,
Wayne Vaughn, Henry Hall, Jack Selan, Wanda White, Janet Sparks, Nancy VanWlnk1e. BACK ROW: 18211106116
Atkins, Kaye Llnnenkohl, Dauna Humbolt, Anita Sanders, Barbara Krout, Gary Rademacher, Bill Daut, Sam Bo-
man, Mary Io Goodfellow, Sydney Smith, Betty Atkins, and Mary Ann Blass.
CHOIR OF THE YEAR
Symphonic choir has become
an outstanding musical group in
ACHS. They have participated
in musicals of all types in the past
year. Their performances for
XJ' J Churches, clubs, assemblies,
shows, and contest, has been
They have participated in the
annual Arkalalah and Messiah
, this year and presented a variety
, show of their own.
fr MEMBERS OF THE SENIOR SEXTET are
-. f FRONT ROW: Kaye Linnenkohl, so-
4 ' 1 pranog Io Ann Moffit, second soprano.
KENNETH IUDD' Director SECOND ROW: Mary Blass, second so-
prano: Betty Atkins, alto. BACK ROW:
Sydney Smith, Alto: and Mary Cox,
RICH ARD ABSHER, President
HOYT PIPER, Hi-Y Sponsor
The Hi-Y organization in Arkan
sas City, ls a branch of the Young
Men's Christian Association. It is
a Christian organization and the
T group strives to have programs
OEICEORS: FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Ralph Spurrler, which will build character in the
Student Council Rep.: Richard Absher, Presidentg Jack
Selan, Vice President. SECOND ROW: Pat Logan,
Treasurerg Thomas Bittle, Secretary.
H1-Y MEMBERS ARE: FRONT ROW: Jack Selan, Ralph Spurrier, Richard Absher, Mr. Piper, Pat Logan, Thomas
Blttle, Dale Anstey. SECOND ROW: Don Blackwell, Guy Locke, Terry Absher, Don Evinger, Billy Overfelt,
Robert Schooley, LeRoy Shurtz, Harold Mullet, Charles Miller, Ronald Carr, Kirk Downing. BACK ROW: Bill
Kuhns, Edwin Werneke, Conny Gardner, Henry Hall, Melvin Miller, Don Clark, Larry Whaley, Jim Henderson,
Ray Clodfelter, Brenton Jones, Richard Mason, and Bill Godfrey.
SENIOR Hu Y
School N urse, Sponsor
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SHARON ARTHERTON f 5 f '1
Future Nurses' President I Q 5 I R'
ACHS's Future Nurses' Club was 3 1
one of the first clubs of its kind organ- f
ized in the State of Kansas . The club '
meets twice a month to help acquaint .
girls with the qualifications for nursing. '
only juniors and Seniors may belong to omcsnsg FRONT Row, Left no Right: Jan Siner
this 01'ga!1iZ8.tlOI1. Secretary, Sharon Artherton, President. SECOND'
ROW: Paula Love, corresponding secretary: Mrs.
Emestine Herrin, sponsor: Jamie White, Vice
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Karen Mclntire. Jeannette Atkins, Paula Love, jamie White, Sharon Artherton, Bar
bara Ware. SECOND ROW: Jessie McGaugh, Bessie McGaugh, Linda Whaley, Janeene Slner, Beverlv Tome
Betty Butler, and Pat Loomis.
The Shorthand Club ls for shorthand stu-
dents to give them more practice and exper-
ience . They meet every two weeks.
They publish a paper called the "Scream"
which is written in shorthand so only short-
R hand students can read it. It has regular
reporters who go around collecting interesting
The motto of the club ls "To write as fast
as a man speaksf'
MARY BORROR, President Along with the work of speed and expe rl-
ence the club also has several parties and fun
, 1, through the year.
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Carol Howarth,
Student Councllg Mary Borror, President. SEC-
OND ROW: Betty Cotter, Secretaryg Elizabeth
DON VALLIERE Sponsor Thompson, Ark Llght Reporter: Anita Belew,
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Phyllis Campbell, Sharon Anderson, Betty Cotter, Barbara Lemert, Elizabeth Thompson
Anita Belew, Sharon Reasor. SECOND ROW: Rita Martin, Mary Beth Gamble, Julie Harper, Twila Gilmore, San-
dra Brown, Karen Mclntire, Mildred Pool. BACK ROW: Ruth Anderson, Darlene Cross, Lois Bilyeu, Joyce Foltz,
Mary Borror. Carol Howarth, and Sue Chapman.
FRONT ROW, Lett to Right: Peggy Ann Kennedy, Kaye Linnenkohl, Mr. Basil Thomas, Coach, Ianeene Slner,
Kaye Kelley, BACK ROW: Karen Keown, Ramona Bowser, Richard Rinehart, Gary Rademacher, Richard Zara-
gossa, Margaret Mills, Della Haas.
BASIL THOMAS, Coach
Shown getting ready to leave on a de-
bate are left to right: Margaret Mills,
Ianeene Slner, Kaye Llnnenkohl, Gary
Rademacher, Karen Keown, Kaye
Kelley, Richard Rinehart, Peggy Ann
Kennedy, Miss Edna Wheatley, Basil
MAN TO MAN
"Resolved: That the
Federal Government should
guarantee higher education to
qualified high school graduates
through grants to colleges and
universities," is the question
that this year's debaters
discus sed .
Four returning debaters
led the squad with help from
the first year debaters. They
went to several tournaments
and worked hard to prepare
Debate is a formal way of
arguing but no tempers are
Margaret Mill: is delivering ner
debate speech to Ianeene Slner,
Kaye Llnnenkohl, Richard Zara-
Altogether six cheer- D
leaders, two seniors, two u ' f
juniors, and two sophomores M 'fe'
lead the yells at the basket- '
ball games and football games. -
They must attend all practices,
wear proper uniforms at games
and pep assemblies, and com-
ply to set rules of conduct. A ' Q.
Any sophomore who wants b
to try out for cheerleader V 'fig
enters an elimination contest , ,'e'
conducted by the sponsor at A -,S X
the beginning ofthe school W ' 'M"
RAYMOND IUDD, Sponsor
The Cheerleaders are shown putting the finishing
touches on a yell during pep assembly,
LEFI' TO RIGHT Marilyn Getto Junior: Katy Fitch, Sophomoreg Barbara Lemert, Senior: Charlotte Dickerman
e Martha Lallman Semorg and Delores Plush, Junior.
FAITH FOR TODAY
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Y-Teens ls the Christian organiza-
tion for the girls of the nigh school.
This organization is a high school
branch of the national Young Women's
Christian Association. There are
seven different committees with every
member belonging to one. Each com-
mittee has special meetings and plans
its own projects . The entire Y-Teen
group holds meetings every other
Thursday. The Y-Teens have two
parties a year, the Mother-Daughter
Banquet, two picnics and Heart-Sister
HELEN LYONS, Sponsor
I-RONT ROW, Left to Right: Nancy Hatfield, Marilyn Getto, Mary Blass, FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Mary Ann
Sandra Woodard, Mary Io Goodfellow. SECOND ROW: Anita Belew, Blass, President, Marilyn Getto, Vlce
Carol Howarth, Kaye Linnenkohl, Gayle Key, Janeene Slner, Jeannette At- President, Sandra Woodard, Secretary
kms Karen Keown, Sandra Brown. and Mary Cotter. Nancy Hatfield, Student COUHC11-
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FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Edw1n Werneke, Martha Lallman, Mary Mast, Helen Lyons, Sherrylin Webb. PB'
trlcla Loomis, Gale Hamm. SECOND ROW: Doris Rowan, Frances Ramirez, Carman Martinez, Doris Reed,
Twila Gilmore, Jeannette Bannon. BACK ROW- Ray Rundle, Carolyn Nelson. George Belden, Bonnie Utt,
Barbara Rains. ruchard Rinehart and Rxchard Zaragossa.
Spanish Clubs were organized in October
1955. They are composed of second year
Spanish students with former second year
students as honorary members.
The clubs have constitutions based on
the Spanish Club Manual which is used by
most schools .
The purpose of the clubs is to further
the interest of the members in the history,
art, and literature of Spanish-speaking
ciountries and to speak Spanish in conversa-
t on ,
THIRD HOUR SPANISH CLUB OFFICERS are, Left
to Right: Eddie Werneke, Vice Presidentg Doris
Rowan, Treasurer: Pat Loomis, Secretaryg Richard
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HELEN LYONS, Sponsor
FOURTH HOUR SPANISH CLUB OFFICERS are
Left to Right: George Belden, Vice President
Mary Cotter, Secretaryg Frances Ramirez.
Presidentg Marianne Smith, Treasurer.
HOW OF STARS
IO ANN MOFFITT
CAROLYN JOHNSON, Band President
FRED SAVAGE Orchestra Presldent
BAND TWIRLERS are Left to Right Karen Keown KAREN KEOWN Head Twirler
Donna Niclde Lana Turner and Manlyn Bmoks
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E S SENIORS Sharon Anderson Larry Arnett Joe Butler Ronald Carr, Ray Clodfelter, Betty
THE BAND MEMB R are- : . . .
Cotter, Dorothy Hatcher, Nancy Hatfield, Jim Hill, Gary Hines, Carolyn Johnson, Jo Ann Mofflt, Janice Neal,
Fred Savage, Janeene Siner, Ralph Spurrler, Paul Waltrip, Bob White and Cora Lea Yates. IUNIORS: Bill Asbell,
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John Balrd, Victor Barnes, Gene Bartlett, George Belden, Marilyn Brooks, Richard Byrne, Janice arter,
Cook, Mary Cotter, Joe Fulcher, Peggy Gage, Marilyn Getto, Gary Glasgow, Ruth Ann Greenwood, Roy Greer,
Larry Harger, Robert Han-ig, nmh Heck. Sharon Helsel, Jane Kappel, Karen Keown.
The Arkansas City Senior High School
Band, with August Trollman as director,
has made a name for itself while attending
the Kansas State Fair at Hutchinson, the
Cherokee Strip Celebration at Ponca City,
Oklahoma, the Sedan Fair, and on the
Arkalalah Booster trips. In addition to
these performances the Band plays for
all football and basketball games, mar-
ches in the Arkalalah and Veterans' par-
ades, and has Christmas carolecl at the
grade schools of Arkansas City. Also
the music makers made a trip to Guthrie,
To finish out this year of activities
this group along with the Orchestra al-
ways holds an annual Band-Orchestra
Picnic, which always turns out to be a
THE ORCHESTRA MEMBERS are-SENIORS: Sharon Anderson, Betty Cotter, Dorothy Hatcher, Jim Hill, Gary runes,
Carolyn Johnson, Jo Ann Moffit, Janice Neal, Fred Savage, Janeene Slner, Ralph Spurrler, and Cora Lea Yates.
JUNIORS: Blll Asbell, Victor Barnes, Gene Bartlett, George Belden, Marilyn Brooks, Janice Carter, Gerald Cook,
Joe Fulcher, Peggy Gage, Marilyn Getto, Roy Greer, Larry I-larger, Robert Harris, Ruth Heck, Sharon Helsel, Jane
Kappel, Karen Keown, Paul Killblane, Judy Klnslow, Marllvn Lambert. Dale Mefford,
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JUNIORS CONTINUED: Paul Killblane, Judy Kinslow, Marilyn Lambert, Dale Mefford, Margaret Mills A. J.
Morris, Lloyd Pond, Sharon Reasor, Carol Stone, Elizabeth Thompson, Robert Trexler, Nancy Van Wlnkle, Gaye
Nell Wells and Carol White. SOPHOMORES: Jim Belt, Don Blackwell, Charlotte Brown, Margaret Day,Char1otte
Dickerman, Ella Hays, Linda Hines, Irene Hawk, Claire Hylton, Gayle Key, Patsy Lawson, Guy Locke, Craig
McCorkle, Joan Munson, Fred Neet, Donna Nickle, Billy Overfelt, Gayle Pancake, Diane Rinehart, Robert
Schooley, Doris Shanks, Leroy Shurtz, Charles Stebbins, Carol Stensaas, Mike Trollman, Lana Turner, and Patty
'lhe Orchestra is called on to play for
many school events. This group usually
plays for the Speech plays and also the Cor
onation of the Arkalalah Queen. Each year
the High School Music Department presents
Handel's Messiah, in which the Orchestra
Mr. August Trollman is the director.
JUNIORS CONTINUED: Margaret Mills, Lloyd Pond, Sharon Reasor, Carol Stone, Eliza- MR' AUGUST TROLLMEN
beth Thompson, Robert Trexler, Nancy Van Wlnkle, Gaye Nell Wells, and Carol White. Director
SOPHOMORES: Jim Belt, Don Blackwell, Charlotte Brown, Margaret Day, Ella Hayes,
Irene Hawk, Claire Hilton, Guy Locke, Craig McCorkle, Joan Munson, Fred Neet, Donna
Nickle, Billy Overfelt, Gayle Pancake, Diane Rinehart, Robert Schooley, Leroy Shurtz,
Charles Stebbins, Carol Stensaas. Mike Trollman, Lana Turner and Gertrude Brown.
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TEN LITTLE INDIANS
Agatha Christie, the author of both
novel and play versions, has of course
long reigned as one of the most expert
writers of cold-blooded murders. In
"Ten Little Indians" Miss Christie has
a wonderful idea for mystery.
The story tells of how ten people,
all unknown to each other, arrive as
guests for the week-end on a well-
appointed, but isolated island off the
shore of England. Each has come ln
the hope of finding pleasure or gain,
though not quite sure who is his host.
Once there, and unable to escape to
the mainland, each finds that some
past crime is now being held against
mm or ner, and that an unknown and
mysterious avenger will exact pay-
ment. As one after another of the
china "ten little indians" vanishes
from the mantlepiece, one of the
guests pays the death penalty.
This is how it looked at dress rehearsal.
Pictured at lower right is the cast and
production staff enjoying a snack.
CAST OF CHARACTERS
Rodgers ................. Paul Waltrip
Mrs. Rodgers ....... Barbara Pickering
Fred Narcott ............. Gene Smock
Vera Claythrone .......... Kaye Kelley
Phillip Lombard .... Gary Rademacher
Anthony Martson ..... Dan Le Stourgeon
William Blore ........... Larry Arnett
General Mackenzie ......... Henry Hall
Emily Brent .......... Kaye Linnenkohl
Sir Lawrence Wargrave ....... Richard
Dr. Armstrong ......... George Belden
ACT I: A summer evening in August is cllmaxed
by the death of Anthony Marston.
'Ten little Indians going out to dine
One choked him little self and then
there were nine. "
SPORTS! FEMININE STYLE
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CARQLYN JOHN sou. President "
,' ' 1- EDITH DAVIS. sponsor
The Girls' Athletic Association was
formed to build character and to develop
skill in sports. The organization is
j open to any A.C.H.S. girl, who is wel-
come to join.
V The goal of every G.A.A. girl ls
to earn a letter or a gold pin, which
f"" ls awarded on the basis of sportsman-
u..e.A. OFFICERS are, FRONT ROW, Left to Right: ship, scholarship ability, posture and
Barbara Lemert, Secretary-Treasurerg Carolyn John- -
son, President. SECOND Row: Margaret Mun, C0 Operation -
Ark Llght Reporter, Joan Steele, Vice Presldentg and
Jamie White, Student Council Representative.
FRUNT ROW, Lett to Right: Janice Huis, Martha Pond, Barbara Ware, Carolyn Dempsey, Virginia Kahler, Margaret
Day, Joan Munson, Sharon Reynolds, Sharla Bliss, Janice Carter, Anita Belew. SECOND ROW: Joleta Waldorf,
Jamie White, Mylene Robinson, Carol Lack, Tommy Gaye Phillips, Martha Lallman, Carol Stone, Janice Wilson,
Gracie Stevens, Libby Thompson. THIRD ROW: Vlrglnla Oliver, Darlene Parr, Linda Whaley. Jeanette Bannon,
Jessie McGaugh, Bessie McGaugh, Carol Stone, Barbara Lemert, Mary Ann Jarvis, Norma Simons, Peggy Kennedy,
Marilyn Getto, Gay Nell Wells. BACK ROW: Beverly Toms, Shirley Sullivan, Phyllis Barnett, Nancy Webb, Joan
Steele, Betsy Woods, Pat Fortenberry, Margaret Mills, Judy Kinslow, Marilyn Kinney, Patsy Lawson, Betty Butler,
and Carolyn Johnson.
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The G.A.A. girls take part
in many sports, including tennis,
baseball, volleyball, ping pong,
badminton, tumbling, basketball
This year for the first time, a
candlelight initiation ceremony was
held. All the girls eligible to join,
after earning eight hours credit,
received purple and gold pledge
ribbons and were accepted as
A number of parties have been
held this year, includin a swimming
party at the Conoco poo? in Ponca
City, a watermelon feed, a covered
dish supper, Christmas caroling
party, and a skating party.
FRONT ROW Left to Right Sharon Helsel Patsy Robtnson Beth McDowell Prestdent Dorothy
Reynolds Judy Zmegler and Marv Mast 5ECOND ROW Vrvran Rundle Betty Wtnelnper
FHIRD ROW Donna Nelson Song Leader Margaret schnelle Lxona Sue Casement Annette
Eastman Secretary Eleanor Reynolds Nancy Dowler Phyllxs Absher FOURTH ROW Darlene
Pxngry Ruene Crampton Delma Jean Pterson Janet Sparks Ruth Anderson Carolyn Foltz
Nancy Van Wtnkle and Edna Rodgers Not prctured are Carolyn Dempsey Ireasurer and
Bonnie Utt V1ce Presxdent
BETH McDOWELL President
The Future Homemakers of America is
a new organization in the high school this
year For their first project they cleaned
Carrow Court Also they have had a panel
discussion with the F F A and were hos
MARTHA HANSEN Sponsor tosses to the district election of officers
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Ieannette Williams, june Griffith. Historiang Margaret Carlson, Janet Barton, Kay Rademacher.
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PLAYHOU E OF STARS
The climax of 'The Blue Teapot. " A farewell tea given by the matrons,
Pictured left to right are George Belden, Marilyn Getto, Mary Blass for the aged
Sherrylin Webb, Ann Harman, and Kenny guests, Rosalind Volkland, Sandra Brown,
Dunbar, and Judy Kinslow. Not pictured are Ruth
Ann Greenwood and Paula lback.
Curtain call for the entire cast.
Larry Amett relating a mysterious tale to Another scene from the highly emotional
Elaine Coffelt, Basil Thomas, and Gary 'Monkey's Paw. " Kave Linnenkohl was
Rademacher, in the third play, 'The the assistant director for this play.
Monkey's Paw. "
THE BIG NOISE
A , ,, CAROL HOWARTH, President
RAYMOND JUDD, Sponsor
The Pep Club is an organization which
does much in promoting school spirltj The
organization cheers at all home football
and basketball games and they make an
attractive group in their purple and gold
Several Pep Club members are kept quite busy
selling concessions at half-time at one of the
FRONT ROW, Left to Rightg Margaret Schnelle, Llona Sue Casement, Janice Fluia, Barbara Pickering, Carol
Howarth, Janice Guyot, Judy Ziegler, Twila Gilmore and Betty Wineinger. SECOND ROW- Jeannette Williams
Tommy Gay Phillips, Karol Lack, Carolyn Nelson, Vivian Rundle, Dorothy Reynolds, Karen Mcmtire, Ruth
Stiner and Barbara Ware. THIRD ROW: Karen Boggs, Maxine Osbum, Mary Williams, Juanita Sheldon,
Ramona Bowser, Rosetta Carter, Doris McNeal, Gertrude Brown, and Carolyn Dempsey. FOURTH ROW-
Nancy Webb. Beverly Toms. Ph llls Ab h
y s er, Judy Thomas, Virginia Oliver, Darlene Pingry, Wanda White
and Kay Rademacher.
DING DON G SCHOOL
FRONT ROW Left to Rrght Don Clark Donna Mannlng Mary Cotter Cora
Lee Yates Margaret Schnelle SECOND ROW Peggy Gage Betty Butler
Deanna Desklns Nancy Poore Junror College Representatrve Gaye lden
THIRD ROW Carolyn Johnson Ruth Ann Greenwood Barbara Lemert Ioan
The Future Teachers is a
newly organized group in e
high school They are spon
sored by the C E St john
Chapter of the junior College
This club helps in advising
all students who are planning
on teaching as a career
DON CLARK President
Ptctured at left are the
officers FRONT ROW Left
to R1ght Barbara Lemert
Secretary Carolyn Johnson
Student Councll Representative
Betty Butler Historian
SECOND ROW Don Clark
President and Irm Lewis Vice
G AYE IDEN , Sponsor
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Steele, Ralph Spurrier. FOURTH ROW: Vera Simpson, Della Haas, and Jim
YOU ARE THERE
RAYMOND IUDD, Sponsor
The usherettes ls an organization composed of
girls who are carefully chosen by Raymond Judd,
sponsor. They are selected on the basis of their
scholastic traits and personal appearance.
They usher for all school events and also for
civic attractions, such as the Coronation of Queen
Alalah and the Annual Messiah.
It is an honor to be an Usherette .
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Martha Lallman, Patricia Colglazier, Mary Cox Mary Jo Goodfellow Ioan Steele
Marlene Christensen, Barbara Lemert, Mary Borror. Marcia Lodge, Sydney Smith June Grlffeth Mary Blass
Norma Slrnons and Pat Loomis. SECOND ROW: Rosalind Volkland. Dorls Reed Peggy Ann Kennedy Janet
Newman, Ramona Bowser, Charlene Perry, Sharla Bliss, Nancy Hatfield Sharon Reynolds Ruth Steiner Ian
uyot, Gayle Key, Edna Rodgers, Sheryl Dowler, Ruth Ann Greenwood and Anita Belew
MEET THE PRESS
FRONT ROW, Lelt to Right: Gerry Stover, Charles Branch, Jerry Stover, Jack Hockenbury. lim Purdue, Don
Clark, Teddy Hollenbeck. SECOND ROW: Leon Morris, Douglas Allen, Larry Fleming, Allen Curless. THIRD
RON: Lyle Keefe, jim Morrison, Kent Careathers, Gerry Sinclair. Edward Keefe, and Frank Dickson.
MR, BUFFO, Sponsor
Members of the Production staff setting up pages 2
and 3 of the Ark Light, the school paper.
CARL WHITFORD, Production Manager
Ark Llghu rolling off the press.
MEET THE PRINTERS
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Gerry Stover, Charles Branch, Jerry Stover, Jack Hockenbury, Don
Clark, and Ted Hollembeck. SECOND ROW: Mr. Buffo, Richard Ruch, Lyle Keefe, Kent Ca-
reathers, Carl Whitford, Eddy Keefe, and Allen Curless.
Guild is an honor-
ary printing club
for students of the
high school and ju-
nior college . Its
prime objective is
X b to provide an addi-
, tional outlet for the
7' energies of the more
' I 4 advanced students .
f -if The Guild spon-
i sors a blotter design
' contest and the intra-
MR, BUFFO, Sponsor
Don Clark is shown here setting
Shown here are members of the
Guild preparing for the annual
blotter contest. Larry Fleming
won first prize and an honorable
mention for his entries. Second
prize went to Charles Trenary,
junior college student and third
to Lyle Keefe, sophomore.
CARL WHITFORD, Vice President
RUSSELL TOWLES, President
The Lettermen's Club is an 3
organization which gives recog-
nition to boys who, through their
MR. VALLIERE, Co-Sponsor athletic ability' have won letters. MR. JACKSON, Co-Sponsor
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Joe Fulcher, Jerry Stover, Johnny Hathcoat, Jack Hockenbury, Russell Towles,
Presidentg Gene Burr, David Coupe. SECOND ROW: Sid Cookerly, Gerald Barker, Tom Sowden, Joe Clark,
Bob Rakestraw, Student Council Representative, Kenny McNutt. THIRD ROW: Don Clark, John Cary, Bill
Bartlett, Ronald Smith, Steve Butler, Bill Godfrey. FOURTH ROW: Conny Gardner, D. I. Palmer, Merrill
Atkins, Vice President, Kenny Gann, Treasurer, Jim Henderson, Secretary, Buel Duncan, Tom Lord, and Charles
TOWN A D COUNTRY TIME
F . F . A . OFFICERS . FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Jim McFarland, Treasurer:
Harold Walker. adviser, Raymond Atkins, Reporter BACK ROW- Kenny Dunbar,
President, Johnny Blatchlord, Secretary, George Lovell, Vice President, and Wayne
SENIOR HIGH MEMBERS. FRONT ROW.
Left to Right: Bernard Iseminger, Harley ffoggins,
Neil Brown, Leroy Walker, jim Goatley, Larry
Warrington. SECOND ROW: Robert Warrington,
Roland Hamm, Rlchard Duncan, Gary Munson,
David Lord, Eldon Eastman, Bob Hunt. THIRD
ROW: Don Waldschmidt, John Baird. Jesse Rahn,
Deryl Harp, Tom Lord, Loren Fresh. BACK ROW
Larry Whaley, Buel Duncan, Marvin Cox, Gary
Potter, Floid McCord, Ray Wentworth, Delbert
Oeastman, Wayne Webb, and Kenneth Baxter.
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JUNIOR HIGH MEMBERS. FRONT ROW,
Left to Right: Gaylord Shurtz, Emest Runte,
Gary Harp, Benny Kloxin, Wallace Wolf. BACK
ROW: Ronnie Brown, Kenny Holloway, Gary
Colbert and Dan Marrs.
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PERSON TO PERSON
FRONT ROW Left to Rlght Ann Harman Ian Slner Mr Thomas Margaret
Mills Peggy Kennedy SECOND ROW Joy Casslda Della Haas Ramona
Bowser Kaye Kelley BACK ROW Pat Logan Henry Hall Gary Rademacher
The Forensics group under the direction
of Mr Thomas have proved to be outstanding
They received sevenl s at the district meet
at Wichita therefore sending 5 to state at
Forensics consists of dramatic readings
and other speech which develops a person s
ability with poise and grace
Ian Slncr is delivering an
oration to several mem
ben of the class
5 l ' MAIEZOVAISQQKER
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Zmrrnatinnal Bnnnrarp Sunny GIIBQII Smnnl Jnumauam
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LEFT TO RIGHT: Mary Ann Jarvis, Mary Ann Blass, Jim Henderson, Nancy
Hatfield. Mrs. Harold Walker.
Quill and Scroll is an International Honorary Soc-
iety of High School Journalists . To be a member of
this organization, you have to have outstanding ability
ln grades, writing, and journalism work.
f At right is a action shot
of the initiation of the new
YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: jan Siner, Martha Lallman, Bob White, Ralph Spurler, Henry Hall. SECOND
ROW: Mary Ann Jarvis. Betty Atkins, Sharron Quick, Kay Llnville, Norma Simons. Harold Barker. BACK
ROW: Dan LaStourzeon, Gary Rademacher, Gene Qmock, Richard Rinehart, Don Clark, Paul Waltrip.
"YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU"
Penelope Sycamore .... ,. . Mary Ann Jarvis
Essie ....................... Kaye Linville
Katie ............. .... M artha Lallman
Paul Sycamore. . . ....... Henry Hall
Mr. DePinna ...... .......... B ob White
Ed ............................... Donald
Martin Vanderhof ........ Gary Rademacher
Alice ............. ....... S haron Quick
Henderson ...... ...... G ene Smuck
Tony Kirby ...... ..... P aul Waltrip
Boris Kolenkhov . . . .... Harold Barker
Gay Wellington .... ...... J aneene Siner
Mr. Kirby ....... . . . Richard Rinehart
Mrs. Kirby .... .... N orma Simons
Three Men . . . .......... Don Clark
Floid Mc ord
Olga ......................... Betty Atkins
The scene of this play takes place in the
front room of Martin Vanderhof's home. The
room we customarily call a living room is an
understatement. The Every-man-for-him-
self room would be more like it. The house-
hold is presided over by Martin and the cen-
ter of their life takes place in this room.
From Grandpa Vanderhof down, they are
individualists. This is a house where you do
as you like, with no questions asked.
The different sports which are offered to
the boys help to develop a spirit of good sports-
manship which is necessary in later life as
well as during a game. The teams spend many
long hours of practice to become one body
against another in a game. As most of the out-
siders hear about a school through their sports
they are considered the advertisers of the
Football - Russell Towles
Basketball - Kenney Gann
Tennis - David Coupe
Track - jack Hockenbury
Golf - Conny Gardner
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The 1955-'56 football season started with
a battle between Winfield and Ark City. The
Bulldogs fairly trounced the Vikings as they
beat them 43-0. The Bulldogs then traveled
to Wichita West where they were beaten 21-0.
The team had also lost to Wichita North the
week before. Next came the Wellington Cru-
saders who had not been able to score against
Ark City in the two previous games, but the,
found the needed breaks and won 20-14. This
left the Bulldogs with a 1-3 record. After they
lost to Wellington the fired-up Bulldogs found
Carl jackson Don Valllere Benny Cleveland
Head Assistant Assistant
Football Coach Football Coach Football Coach
jack Hockenbu ry
the goal several times and beat E1 Dorado 51-
The many fumbles of the game between
Wichita East and Ark City cost them a 13-7
defeat on their own field. At the half of the
Newton, Ark City lgame the score was 14-0
in favor of the Bul dogls. But the Bulldogs
were unable to keep t is margin as they
were beaten 19-14. This left them with one
game left tcgdplay and it was with Hutchinson.
t was la in the afternoon of Armistice
Day and the Bulldogs were defeated again 13-12
W IN ACTION
Blll Battle' jerry Stover D 1 Palmer J0hl1 Hathcoat
1955 56 Football Stand1ngs
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John Cary EL DORADO
Bob Rakestraw Kenney McNutt Gerald Barker Larry Sims
The Bulldogs had a tough season as they lost most of the1
games by a few pomts' margm. The extra gomts were a decxd
mg factor ln several games. The Bulldogs ave one member
of the1r team whxeh they should be very proud of Russell
Towles, senior, was named to the 1955 Wxgwam Wxsemen of
Amerlca national All America football squad. Russell, an
outstandlllgathreat on the Ark Clty team thls year, War-1 One Of
the elght nsas boys named to the squad.
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Pictured above and below are the A and B football teams. They
intermingled considerable as a large number of the B team played
in the A team games. A lot of times a distinction could not be
made between the two teams as a lot of substitution occured.
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Mary jo Goodfellow was
crowned the 1956 Football
queen. Barbara Lemert and
jamie White were her attend
ants. The queen and her at-
tendants were chosen by the
whole student body from ten
girls who were put up by the
football team .
The ten girls were voted
by the student body, and the
top three were voted upon
againg and not until Mary jo
was CFOWILCG by bill godfrey,
did the students know wno
was to reign over the 1955
The three girls were
driven onto the field in con-
vertibles by their escorts
and led to the center of the
field . The drill team
marched onto the field and
formed a large AC, with
the help of the band who
formed a football around
the whole group and played
the school song to the queen.
That evening a home-
coming dance was given in
her honor and it was dec-
orated to the fullest extent
giving an air of royalty to
the dance .
The picture to the right is an action shot of a
real ,game as the Ark City team was on defensive
and was tackling an opponent who was carrying the
THE BIG GAME
ARK VALLEY '55-'56 STANDINGS
Team Wins Loxxu
DON VALUERE Newton ' 2 BEN CLEVELAND
. Head Basketball North 12 4 Amman!
Coach Hutchlnxon 12 4
Ark City 5 11
Wellington 3 13
El Dorado 16
The Bulldogs' 1955- 1956 basketball came out on top of this tournament by
season started off wxth a bang as the beating Hays and Great Bend. The
team, rated as the underdogs. beat Win- Canlnes came back home to lose to East,
field. And then continued this by beat- Newton, and West. The Bulldogs didn'r
ing E1 Dorado and Wellington. The Bull- do too well in the second round of play
dogs lost to Hutchinson before entering but won second ln regional play losing
the Great Bend Tournament. The team to Winfield .
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Steve Butler Ierol Graves lack HOCkeI1bUry D. I. Palmer lim Wylld
john Cary John Hathcoat Larrv Jordan Garv Lowery Charles Reid
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Charles Reld, john FRONT ROW, Left to Right: johnney Blatch-
Hatchcoat, Steve Butler, Tom Stark, Russell ford, john Cary, Gary Wahlenmaier, Gary Low
Towles, john Cary, Bill Godfrey, Manager. SEC- ry, jlm Klttrell, Kirk Downing. SECOND ROW
OND ROW: Larry jordan, jerol Graves, jim Bill Hollins, Charles Reid, Marvin Cox, Gary
Lewis, jack Hockenbury, jlm Wynd, Gary Lowry. Potter, jim Wynd, Bob Williams.
BACK ROW: Tom Lord, Manager, D. j. Palmer,
Dave Daulton, Kenny Gann.
Miss Carol Howarth was crowned the larger. The girls were escorted by Dave
i956 Basketball queen at the last game of Daulton, Kenney Gann, and jack Hocken-
the season. Her attendants were Miss bury.
Barbara Lemert and Miss jamie White. Carol received a gold basketball, a
The ceremony was different this scepter, a silver basketball with the Dlay'
year as the girls wore long white for mals ers names written on it, a bouquet of red
instead of the usual suits. All three girls roses, and her Crown. After the game a
received crowns with Carol's being a little social was held in honor of the new queen.
At left the boys and
crowd are celebrating
after the winning of
their flrst game between
Ark City and Winfield .
At right ls Tommy
Stark and a Hutch player
scrambling for control
of the ball.
This year's tennis team
is an inexperienced one as
most of last year's letter-
men were seniors. David
Coupe and jim Henderson
are the only returning let-
termen to lead the team.
R . C. JUDD
FRONT ROW Left to Right Bobby Buzzt David Coupe Dave Daulton jim Henderson Floid McCord SEC
OND ROW Mickey Trollman jack Selan Richard Absher B111 Kuhns Charles Stebbins Robert Schooley
BACK ROW Robert Hunt Fred Neet Fred Savage Buddy Haslover Roy Greer
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FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Gene Burr, James Iudy, Teddy Hollenbeak, Danny Smith, Ronald Atkins, Kenny Gann
Russel1'l'owlex, Jack Hockenbury, Steve Butler, Gerald Loomis, John Cary, Sid Cookerly. SECOND ROW: Ilm
Kittrell, Dick Sental, Bruce Badley, Gary Hatfield, Allen Lockard, Joe White, Joe Fulcher, Clifford Keithley, Bill
Bartlett, Jim Lewis, Charles Reid, Ronnie Smith, D, I, Palmer. THIRD ROW: Ronnie Gee, Bill Hollins, Kirk
Downing, Jim Wynd, Jerol Graves, Gary Wahlenmaler, Gary Lowery. LCOUUIU MCNUKI. BOb Williams. Larry Harger
Lindell Sloan. BACK ROW' Wayne Giles, Raymond Atkins, Tom Lord, Buel Duncan, Jerry Stover, Larry Jordan,
Eddie Loomis, Richard Wilson, Wayne Vaughn.
The track team is expected to
be very well rounded this year
with a lot of expectation from the
juniors and several returning let- O 3.
.. X termen. Their first track meet
g 2 was with West where they took
- , second and showed up very well
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A g . A .,.,. D, I. Palmer throwing the shotput
Sid Cookerly and Russell Towles getting
ready to take off for a run.
Kenny Gfann and Jack Hoc kenbury
running the hurdles.
THE SWINGING CLUB SHOW
FRONT ROW, Left to Right: Frank Staley, Steve Wright, Herman Wood. BACK ROW: Orman Wilson, Bobby
Foster, Conny Gardner, Charles Manney, Walter Cook.
CHARLES SEW ELL
Charles Sewe1l's golf team is
again an inexperienced one as most
of the team is composed of sopho-
mores . A few of them played on
the team last year as freshmen
and gained experience ln that
Above is a picture or the golf team practicing on the
CHANNEL ACHS SIGN OFF
Channel ACHS has been produced and
d1rected by MARY ANN IARVIS It has
been the objectxve of thxs televlslon crew
to brlng to you some scenes taken from
the l1fe of a school year
Ass1stant d1rector and producer has
been CAROLYN JOHNSON Along wxth
the producer she has helped make th1s
The show presented here was spon
sored by MRS FAYE WALLACK
The majorlty of the
scenes that have been
shown 1n thrs show were
taken d1rect1y 1n the
studlos of Channel ACHS
by the two photographers
CONNY GARDNER and
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P EGGY KENNEDY
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