El Paso High School - Cometeer Yearbook (El Paso, IL)

 - Class of 1963

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 J + -. • m • - I . 5 « 1Cometeer Staff Row 1: J. Radebaugh, M. Rippel, S. Wadsworth, J. Wendland, J. Jackson, S. Wagner, S. Gustafson, E. Roberts, R. Bradle, K. Schertz, S. Schertz. Row 2: S. Sampen, A. McClure, C. McKinley, B. Bonner, S. Armstrong, A. McClure, A. Crusius, K. Ulrich, K. Claymon, J. Rosenbury, Miss Stoller. Row 3: D. Hunsinger, C. Goodwin, J. Waters, J. Stoller, D. Davison, L. Aucutt, N. Simmons, K. Smoots, S. Holt, H. Haas. ADVISOR Miss Stoller SPORTS Steve Wagner PRO PHOTOGRAPHER Mr. Vallow Michael Rippel CO-EDITORS Ken Schertz CHEERLEADERS Helen Haas Ann Crusius G.A.A. Nancy Simmons BUSINESS MANAGER Joe Wendland STUDENT COUNCIL Bonnie Bonner ASS'T PHOTOGRAPHER Steve Wagner NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY Jack Radebaugh ADMINISTRATION Anita McClure F.H.A. Sharon Armstrong COMETEER STAFF Karen Smoots F.F.A. Roger Bradle SENIORS Arlene McClure "E" CLUB Joyce Waters Diane Hunsinger KEY CLUB Connie Goodwin OUTSTANDING SENIORS Sam Wadsworth LIBRARY CLUB Suzie Gustafson UNDERCLASSMEN Laura Aucutt FRENCH-SPANISH CLUB Diana Davison Karen Ulrich BAND Joe Wendland ACTIVITY CHAIRMAN Jo Rosenbury CHORUS Sue Sampen A.F.S. Eddie Roberts SENIOR PLAY Steve Schertz HOMECOMING Sally Holt Jane Stoller SNAPSHOTS Karen Claymon NEWSPAPER Jim JacksonStanding: Art Grube, Gene Wilkey, Robert Lykkebak, Dave Wagner. Seated: Lawerence Guard. Dwain Mool, Kenneth Crusius. 4 Secretary To Principal JEANNE JONES Secretary To Superintendent JOSEPHINE MORRISCongratulations to the Class of 19631 You have done well, very well. Now capitalize effectively on the potential you have acquired. Direct your efforts toward worthy achievement, further develop your better traits and abilities and adult life will be as pleasant and fruitful as your school days have been. WALTER CLAGGETT Superintendent Milikin University A. B. University of Illinois M.A. George Washington University Congratulations to the Class of 1963. You have reached another step in the ladder of life. We hope that every step has been an enjoyable one and that you will make more successful steps. We hope the time you have spent with us has been both rewarding and enjoyable. Remember that "Success is built on determination." Speaking for the faculty it has been a joy having you with us. Best of luck to each and every one of you in your future years. WILLIAM McNEALY Principal Illinois State Normal Univ. B.S. University of Illinois M.A.DONNA ARMSTRONG Vocal Music I. S. N. U., B.S. MARGARET DRESSLER English II Library I. S. N. U., B.S. I. S. N. U.t M.S. LINDA INGOLD Girl's P. E. I. S. N. U.f B.S. KARMY KAYS Algebra I Geometry Adv. Math. 4th Year Math. Western 111. Univ., B.S. Colorado State College, M KENNETH KUESTER Social Studies Boy's P. E. Head Football Coach Ass't Coach Basketball, Track Baseball DONALD LA FOND General Science Biology I. S. N. U., B.S. LOWELL MAY Instrumental Music Bradley Univ., B. Mus. Northwestern Univ. M. Mus. Univ. of Conn. Univ. of Hawaii MARTHA MAY Spanish I II French II Bradley Univ., A. B.RALPH MELTON English I Guidance Counselor Southern 01. M.S., B. S. BRUCE MURPHY Am. History World History Head Coach Basketball Ass't Coach Football, Track, Baseball Springfield Jr. College, A.A. Western 111. Univ., B.S. Univ. of 111., M.S. H. E. RECKLING Industrial Arts I. n. m. IV Eastern 111., B.S. Indiana Univ., M.S. ELDO ROY Practical Math. Chemistry Physics Oakland City College, A.B. Indiana Univ. Millikin Univ. I. S. N. U. ERNEST SANCKEN Voc. Agriculture I. II. Ill, IV Univ. of 111. B.S., M.E. SANDRA SEEGREN English 01. IV Dramatics Newspaper Sponsor Univ. of 111., B. A. SHAROL STOLLER Typing I, 0 Shorthand I, II Bookkeeping I. S. N. U., B.S. NORMA WHITE Home Ec. I, II, III I. S. N. U., B.S.COOKS JANITORS A. Gottel, E. Harris, G. Schertz, N. Hicks, T. G. Phillis, C. Arbuckle. Voltz, B. Roth. BUS DRIVERS 8 R. Benson, L. Kline, G. Crawford, F. Jones, H. Thorndyke, P. Hynes, J. Kauth, E. Stevens, F. Lock, L. Morgan, W. Burroughs.NANCY ABBOTT "Don't Have to be Tall to be Noticed" F.H.A. 1,2,3.4; G.A.A. 1.2,3.4; Girls Chorus 1,3; French Club 3; Pep Club 2; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Intramurals 1,2,3; Annual Staff 4 Ambition: Nurse DONALD ARMSTRONG "A smile that wins the heart" Basketball 1,2,3; Football 2,3,4; "E" Club 2,3, 4, Pres. 4; Pep Club 4; Track 1.2,3.4; Homecoming King Ambition: Business Career SHARON ARMSTRONG "A true friend to everyone" F.H.A.; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Girls Chorus 1,2,3,4; Spanish Club 3,4; Annual Staff 4; Pep Club 2; Newspaper 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Intramurals 1,2,3; Girls State 3 Ambition: Teacher LAURA AUCUTT "Energy in capsule form" Library Club 2.3, Pres. 3; F.H.A. 1,2,3,4, Pts. Chr.; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Girls Chorus 1,2; Annual Staff 4; French Club 2.3, V. Pres. 3; Pep Club 2,4; Jr. Play; Sr. PI a y ; Ensemble 2,3; Nat’l Honor Society 3,4; Intramurals 1,2,3,4; Class Sec. 1,2; Homecoming Attendant 2 Ambition: Elementary Teacher JOHN BOHRER "The harder I try to be gooder, theworser I am" Pep Club 4; Intramurals 1; Track 4 Ambition: Marine Corps BONNIE BONNER "Dark hair, dark eyes, and light hearted" F.H.A. 1,2,3,4; Girls Chorus 1,2; Newspaper 4; Annual Staff 4; Transfer from Octavia High School Ambition: Accountant 10ROGER BRADLE "A bashful lad but he gets around" E Club 2,3,4, Sec. Treas. 4; Band 1,2,3,4; Marching Band 1,2,3,4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; F.F.A. 1,3,4, Pres. 4; Key Club 4; Annual Staff 4; Pep Club 4; A.F.S. 4; Jr. Play; Ensemble 1,2,3,4; Contests 1,2,3,4; National Honor Soc. 3,4, V. Pres. 4; Baseball 2; Basketball 1, 2,3,4; Class Vice-Pres. 3,4 Ambition: Farmer RICHARD CABO "An ambitious young Spaniard” Student Council 4; Key Club 4; Spanish Club 4; Pep Club 4; A.F.S. 4; Baseball 4; Wrestling 4; Foreign Exchange Student Ambition: Medical Doctor RICHARD CARLS "Women--ahh! Studies--bahl F. F.A. 1,2,3.4. Sentinel 4 Ambition: Farmer KAREN CLAYMON "Doing what comes naturally" Library Club 2,3; F.H.A.1,2,3,4. Historian 4; G. A.A. 1,2,3,4; Cheerleader 1,2; Annual Staff; Pep Club 2,4; Newspaper 4; Junior Play; Intramurals 1,2,3 Ambition: Medical Secretary BETTY COPELAND "Diamonds are a girl’s best friend” Transfer from Eureka High School Ambition: June Bride ANN CRUSIUS "Cute, clever, and full of fun" Library Club 2; Band 1,2,3,4, Ass’t Librarian 2, Secretary 3, V. Pres. 4; Marching Band 1,2,3, 4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; G.A.A. 1,2,3.4, V. Pres. 4; Girls Chorus 1; Annual Staff 3,4, Co-Editor 3.4; Spanish Club 1,2,3,4, Sec. 2, Pres. 3, V. Pres. 4; A.F.S. 3,4; Pep Club 2,4; Newspaper 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Ensemble 3; Contests 1,2, 3,4; Intramurals 1,2,3; Class Officer 3,4, Sec. 3, Sec. 4; Jr. Homecoming Attendant, Queen Snowball Dance. Ambition: Registered Nurse 11DIANA DAVISON "I've got the world on a string" Library Club 1,2; G.A.A. 1.2,3,4; Girls Chorus 1,2; Annual Staff 4; French Club 3; Spanish Club 1,2,3.4; A.F.S. 3,4; Pep Club 2; Newspaper 4; Jr. Play; Sr. P1 a y ; Contests 3; Nat. Honor Soc. 2,3,4; Intramurals 1,2,3; Saluta-torian 4; Class Officer 1,2,3,4; Homecoming Attendant 4; Snowball Attendant 4 Ambition: Teacher and Housewife DARRELL DULEY ''Lion among ladies" 'E" Club 3,4; F.F.A. 1,2,3,4, Reporter 4; Jr. »lay; Sr. Play; Intramurals 1,2,3; Baseball 1,2, 1,4; Key Club 4 lmbition: Farmer MARIAN EVANS "She works quietly but well" Library 2; French Club 2,3; Pep Club 2 Ambition: Mathematics teacher RICHARD EVANS "He’ll cut up most any day" "E" Club 3,4; Pep Club 4; Jr. Play; Track 2,3, 4; Baseball 1,4; Basketball 1,2,3,4; Football 1. 2.3.4 Ambition: Marines CONNIE GOODWIN "Easy to please" Library Club 1; Mixed Chorus 2,4; Girls Chorus 2,4; Annual Staff 4; Spanish Club 1.2; Jr. Play Ambition: Secretary and housewife SUZANNE GUSTAFSON "Slender, tender, and tall” G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Girls Chorus 1,2; Annual Staff 4; French Club 3.4; Pep Club 2,4; Nat'l Honor Society 3,4; Intramurals 1,2,3 Ambition: To be happyHELEN HAAS "Full of Pep, full of Fun” Band 1,2,3,4, Sec. 4; Marching Band 1,2,3,4; Pep Band 1.2,3,4; F.H.A. 1.2,3,4, Pts. Chr. 3, Pres. 4; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Cheerleader 3,4; Annual Staff 4; Spanish Club 4; Contests 1,2,3, 4; Intramurals 1,2,3; Junior Play; Senior Play Ambition: Nursing DIANE HOLDERLY "Love Makes the World Go 'Round” Library Club 3; F.H.A. 1,3 Ambition: Beautician BILL HOLT "Why go Mad with Studies all Day?" Intramurals 1,2,3 Ambition: College SALLY HOLT "As Quiet as a Thunderstorm" Band 1,2,3,4, Sec. 2; Marching Band 1,2,4; Pep Band 1,2; Stud. Council 1,2,3,4, Reporter 3, Sec. 4; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Sec. 3, Pres. 4; Cheerleader 3,4, Cap. 4; Girls Chorus 1; Annual Staff 4; Spanish Club 1,2,3,4, Sec. 1; Pep Club 2,4; A.F.S. 3,4; Jr. Play; Ensemble 3,4; Contests 1,2,4; Intramurals l,2,3;Class V.Pres. 1; Fresh. Homecoming Att.; Homecoming Queen Ambition: College DIANE HUNSINGER "Personality Plus" F.H.A. 1,2,3,4, V. Pres. 4; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Girls Chorus 1,3; Pep Club 2,4; Newspaper 4; Sr. P1 a y ; Intramurals 1,2,3; Snowball Dance Attendant 4 Ambition: Secretary JIM JACKSON "The Rule of My Life is to Make Business a Pleasure and Pleasure my Business" Football 1,2,3; Basketball 1.2,3,4; Baseball 1. 2; Track 1,2; Lettermen's Club 1,2; Bandl,2; Marching Band 1,2; Mixed Chorus 1, 2; Key Club 4; Annual Staff 4; Sr. Play; Contest 1,2; Transfer from Morton and Shwanee Mission East High Schools Ambition: DoctorLYNN JONES "Give me the Simple Life” Band 2,3; Marching Band 2,3; Mixed Chorus 1, 2; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Ensemble 2,3; Track 3; Baseball 3,4 Ambition: To be a success DANNY KAUFMAN "He's Always woundup. He's Constantly spinning. He's Tops” E Club 3,4; F.F. A. 1,2,3; Key Club 1,2; Intramurals 1,2; Track 1,2; Football 3; Jr. Play; Class Officer, V. Pres. 2 Ambition: Accountant DENNIS LUDWIG "What I can't do today. I'll do tomorrow” Newspaper 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Intramurals 2; Baseball 2 Ambition: Grocery Business ANITA McCLURE "Too good to be true” F.H.A. 1,2,3,4; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Mixed Chorus 4; Girls Chorus 1,3,4; Annual Staff 4; Pep Club 2,4; Newspaper 4; Sr. Play; Intramurals 1, 2,3; Ensemble 2 Ambition: College ARLENE McCLURE ”A Cheerful Girl is like a Melody” F.H.A. 1,2,3.4. Sec. 4; G.A.A. 1.2,3,4; Mixed Chorus 1,3,4; Girls Chorus 3,4; Annual Staff 4; Pep Club 2,4; Newspaper 4; Sr. Play, Stud. Dir.; Ensemble 1,2,3,4; Contests 1,4; Intramurals 1,2,3; Class Treas. 3 Ambition: Secretary BILL Me FALL "He has an answer for everything” French Club 2; Jr. Play; Track 3 Ambition: Physical and mental ability to face all problems confronting mecarol McKinley "Happiness is Her Motto" Library Club 2.3; G.A.A. 1,2,3.4; Pep Club 2,4; Annual Staff 4; French Club 2; Newspaper 4; Jr. Play Ambition; Registered Cosmotoligist JUDY MEYERS "Always Gay; Always Cheery" F.H.A.; G.A.A. 1,2; Girls Chorus 1; Pep Club 2,4; Intramurals 1,2 Ambition: Secretary STEVE QUIRAM "He has a Difficulty for every Solution" E Club 3,4; Band 1; Pep Club 4; Marching Band 1; Jr. Play; Intramurals 3; Track 1,3,4; Basketball 1,2; Transfer from Mid-County High School Ambition: ? JACK RADEBAUGH "Short in Stature, but Tall in Character" Band 1,2,3,4; Marching Band 1,2,3.4; Pep Band 1,2,3.4; Dance Band 1,2,3,4; Key Club 1,2,3,4, Dir. 4; French Club 2.3; Annual Staff 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Ensemble 1,2; Contests 1. 2; National Honor Society 2,3,4; Intramurals 2: Basketball Mgr. 1,2 Ambition: Teacher MARY REEL "Flashing Smile and Winning Way" Transfer from Normal Community Ambition: Medical Assistant MICHAEL RIPPEL "If Silence were Golden, he'd be a Millionaire" E Club 2,3,4; Key Club, Dir. 4; Annual Staff 4; Pep Club 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; National Honor Society 3.4; Intramurals 3, Coach; Baseball 1,2,3,4; Football Mgr. 2 Ambition: Aeronautical Engineer 15EDDIE ROBERTS "He Has Wit, Fun and Fire" Band 1,2,3,4; Marching Band 1,2,3,4; Pep Band 1.2,3.4; F.F.A. 1,3,4, V. Pres. 4; Annual Staff 4; Contests 1,2,3,4; Intramurals 2; Football 1 Ambition: Farming JO ROSEN BURY "A Great Lover of Music and Men" F.H.A. 2,3,4; G.A.A. 2,3,4; Mixed Chorus 2,4; Girls Chorus 2,4; Annual Staff 4; French Club 2,3,4, Sec. 2, Pres. 3; Pep Club 2,4; Newspaper 4, Editor 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Ensemble 2,3,4; Contest 2; Intramurals 2,3; Transfer Wheaton; Cheerleader 4 Ambition: College SUE SAMPEN "Industrious and Diligent is She" Library Club 1; Dance Band 4; Band 1,2,3,4; Marching Band 1,2,3,4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; Librarian 3, Treas. 4; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Mixed Chorus 2,4; Girls Chorus 1,4; Annual Staff 4; French Club 3,4, Sec. 4; Spanish Club 1,2,3,4; Pep Club 2; Newspaper 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Ensemble 1,2,3,4; Contests 1,3,4; Nat'l Honor Society 2,3,4; Intramurals 1,2,3; D.A.R.; Valedictorian Ambition: College KENNETH SCHERTZ "Studious and Mischievous by turn" E Club 2,3,4; Stud. Council 1.2,3,4; V. Pres. 4; Key Club 2,3,4, Dir. 3, Pres. 4; Annual Staff 3,4, Co-Editor 3,4; French Club 2,3; Pep Club 4; A.F.S. 3,4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Nat'l Honor Society 2,3,4, Pres. 4; Intramurals 2; Track 1; Boys State 4; S. A.R., Class Officer 1, Pres. 1; Football 1,2,3,4, Co-Captain 4 Ambition: College JIM SENGPIEL "Men of few Words are the Best Men" Pep Club 4; Jr. Play; Intramurals 2,3; Track 3, 4; Baseball 1,2,3,4; Basketball 1 Ambition: Business Career NANCY SIMMONS "Fun and Fancy Free" Library Club 2,3, Sec.-Treas. 2; F.H.A. 1,2, 3,4; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4; Cheerleader 2; Mixed Chorus 4; Girls Chorus 1,4; Annual Staff 4; Pep Club 2,4; Newspaper 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Ensemble 3,4; Intramurals 1,2,3 Ambition: Nursing School; MarriageKAREN SMOOTS "Happy Go Lucky" F.H.A. 4; G.A.A. 3; Cheerleader 1; Girls Chorus 1; Pep Club 2; Intramurals 1,2; Annual Staff 4 Ambition: Secretary LYLE TYSON "Just as Good as he is Bad” Intramurals 1,2,3; Track 2,3 Ambition: Draftsman KAREN ULRICH "Sugar 'n Spice and Everything Nice" F.H.A. 1,2,3.4, Treas. 4; G.A.A. 1,2,3,4, Sports Mgr. 4; Mixed Chorus 4; Girls Chorus 1, 3,4; Annual Staff 4; Pep Club 2,4; Newspaper 4; Jr. Play; Sr. PI a y ; Intramurals 1,2,3; Pep Club 2,4 Ambition: Lab Technician SAM WADSWORTH "A Shining Star" E Club 1,2,3,4; F.F.A. 1; Stud. Council 2,3, 4, Treas. 3, Pres. 4; Key Club 2,3,4; Annual Staff 4; French Club 2,3; Pep Club 4; Jr. Play; Sr. Play; Track 1.2,3,4; Baseball 1.2,3.4; Basketball 1,2,3,4; Football 1,2,3,4, Co-Captain 4; Class Pres. 2,3,4 Ambition: Business Teacher STEVE WAGNER "There's Mischief in those Eyes" E Club 3,4; F.F.A. 1; Stud. Council 3; Key Club 2,3,4, Treas. 4; Pep Club 4; A.F.S. 3.4, Pres. 4; Newspaper 4; Sr. Play; Track 1,2,3,4; Basketball 1,2,3,4; Football 1,2,3,4; Boys State 3; Class Treas. 4 Ambition: Heavy Equipment Operator and Mechanic BOB WALLER "One to be looked up to” Intramurals 1,2,3 Ambition: Auto MechanicJOYCE WATERS "Sweet and Gentle" F.H.A.; G.A.A. 1.2; Annual Staff 4; Newspaper 4; Sr. Play Ambition; Midstate Business College JOE WENDLAND "Say it with Music" Band 1,2,3,4, Ass't Eff. Mgr. 1; Eff. Mgr. 2, President 4; Dance Band 1,2,3,4; Marching Band 1,2,3,4; Pep Band 1,2,3,4; Student Council 4, Treasurer 4; Key Club 2,3,4, President 4; Annual Staff 4; Ftench Club 2,3, President 2; Jr. Play; Senior Play; Ensemble 1,3,4; Contests 1, 2,3,4; Intramurals 1,2,3; Baseball 3,4 Ambition: Music teacher and professional musician Seniors President Sam Wadsworth Vice- President Roger Bradle Secretary Ann Crusius Treasurer Steve Wagner Reporter Diana Davison Student Council Sally Holt Ken Schertz Joe Wendland 18SUE SAMPEN DIANA DAVISON Valedictorian Salutatorian D.A.R. KEN SCHERTZ S.A.R. TOP TEN SENIORS based on seven semesters Sue Sampen..........................................................3.93 Diana Davison.......................................................3.79 Suzanne Gustafson...................................................3.73 Kenneth Schertz.....................................................3.60 Marian Evans........................................................3.58 Arlene McClure......................................................3.32 Laura Aucutt........................................................3.13 Sally Holt..........................................................3.13 Diane Hunsinger.....................................................3.07 Sam Wadsworth.......................................................3.04Class Will I. Nancy Abbott, leave my ability to go steady with a Mohawk to anyone "Brave" enough. I, Donnie Armstrong, leave El Paso High in the good hands of Sue Graack. I, Sharon Armstrong, leave my trouble with contacts to Diane Jones. I, Laura Aucutt. leave my extreme height to Connie Harms. I. John Bohrer. leave my knowledge of figures to any ole wolf. I. Bonnie Bonner, leave my ability to captivate the boys to Margaret Sunkel. I. Roger Bradle, leave my bashful manner to Clyde Tegard. I, Linda Brunson, leave with the name Pinkham. I, Richard Cabo, leave my Spanish accent to Judy Lewis. I. Richard Carls, leave my ability to stand in the hall and watch the girls go by to anyone that enjoys the sport. I. Karen Claymon. leave my way with the older men up at Betty’s, to anyone who can handle them. I. Betty Copeland, leave with rings on my finger and bells on my mind. I, Ann Crusius, leave my headaches with the annual staff to Jane Stoller. I. Diana Davison, leave with a tear in my eye. I. Darrell Duley, leave BEWARE........Girls! I, Marian Evans, leave a portion of my IQ to any needy person. I. Richard Evans, leave my football tactics to my brother Ronnie. I, Jim Garrels, leave my irresistible ways to Roger Miller. I. Judy Garrels. leave my favorite word "Grub" to Jane Holt. I, Connie Goodwin, leave for my job at the I.G.A. I, Suzanne Gustafson, leave for four more years of hard work. I. Helen Haas, leave my cheering abilities to any "Bouncer." I. Diane Holderly, leave my crazy laugh to Pat Martin. I, Bill Holt, leave--but which car should I take? I. Sally Holt, leave my quiet manner of saying "Hi!" to Linda Stauter. I, Diane Hunsinger. leave my nickname "Frecks" to Linda Talbert. I, Jim Jackson, leave, "May I have a ride home?" I. Lynn Jones, leave "Come on mom; we'll be late." I, Danny Kaufman, leave my fire-red hair to Nancy Talbert. I, Dennis Ludwig, leave my love for school to anyone that wants it. I, Anita McClure, leave my ability to keep quiet in typing to Carol Sturn. I, Arlene McClure, leave my 1st Hr. Study Hall to Maxine Ewert,--I didn't use it anyway. I, Bill McFall. leave for the Big Town of Secor. I. Carol McKinley, leave for Bloomington, if I can get the car started. I, Beverly McWilliams, leave my boy problems to Sandy Thompson, who seems to be having the same trouble. I, Judy Meyer, leave my ability to talk anytime in Study Hall without getting caught, to John Armstrong. I. Steve Quiram, leave my weight lifting abilities to anyone strong enough to lift them. I. Jack Radebaugh, leave behind Gene Fbyllis. the trophy case guard. I. Mary Reel, leave my quiet ways to Kathy Martin. I, Mickey Rippel, leave to become a millionaire. I. Eddie Roberts, leave my precision marching ability to Dave Sparks. I, Jo Rosenbury, leave my high Soprano voice to the Tenor section of the chorus. I. Sue Sampen. leave my ability to talk and study during band to Diane Jones. I, Ken Schertz, leave my boyish grin to my brother Steve. I, Jim Sengpiel, leave my driving habits to Lonny Summy. I, Nancy Simmons, leave my love for the Sophomore Class to the underclassmen. I. Karen Smoots, leave to join David. I. Lyle Tyson, leave my physique to Jeff Wagner. I. Karen Ulrich, leave my loud ambitious ways to Jane Stoller. 1. Sam Wadsworth, leave my seat in the office to anyone that can fill it. I, Steve Wagner, leave my curly hair to Alvie Copeland. I. Bob Waller, leave my height to Hank Wagner. I, Joyce Waters, leave my quiet manners to Bryan Jeffreys. I. Joe Wendland. leave my wisecracks to Don Lykkebak. 20N. Armstrong M. Aylward B. Baker R. Barker L. Baugh R. Benson F. Betts D. Birch E. Breach B. Casey B. Constant R. Dressier M. Ewert N. Finck G. Flanigan S. Graack T. Harris J. Hinthorne D. Jones S. Lebo K. Dodson B. Donze 22J. Lewis C. Locke P. Martin R. Mayne R. Miller M. Neisler R. Nohren P. Ludwig D. Lykkebak D. Maier B. Ortmann S. Patterson ! m J. Pfister W. Poole A. Radebaugh J. Rice C. Roberts C. Rossman D. Roy J. Rundle S. SchertzL. Summy M. Sunkel N. Talbert C. Tegard S. Thompson J. Wallace T. Wessel J. White G. Vogel R. Yates M. Yount 24D. Betts R. Boertlein J. Bohlander T. Brady D. Breach B. Attig L. Aylward A. Ballard L. Breach M. Brown D. Brush D. Burroughs P. Casey A. Copeland D. Craig C. Dawson J. Edwards R. Evans G. Aldrich J. ArmstrongL. Harp B. Harrawood G. Hocker J. Holt P. Hunsinger P. Jacob S. Jeffreys D. Jones D. Jording B. Kaufman K. Kaufman J. Kearfott L. Knapp L. Kraft 27C. Krug T. Lampe S. Scott L. Reeves S. Reeves M. Rinkenberger B. Roeske M. Rosenbury D. Sheer D. Schlipf D. Shopp B. Seggerman R. Servls R. Shoemaker S. Stimpert R. Sunkel J. Wagner J. Waters R. Woosley H. Wright 28N. Arbuckle D. Arends H. Armstrong E. Armstrong V. Armstrong J. Ballard A. Barker M. Bradle J. Breach C. Brunson D. Carrithers S. Constant R. Evans J. Everett D. Faulk K. Flanigan D. Greathouse G. Harp C. Harper L. Harrawood C. Hartwig J. Crusius M. Duffy P. Durbin 30P. Janssen B. Jeffreys L. Kaufman B. Kingdon G. Kraft T. Harvey H. Hinthorne E. Hostetler G. Moreland L. Patterson M. Peters A. Pfister M. Pinkham 31D. Robenstein M. Scheer D. Schuler M. Scott C. Smith D. Sparks M. Summy L. Talbert A. VanScyocRow 1: J. Feeney, R. Evans, J. Armstrong, R. Miller, D. Lykkebak, S. Wagner, K. Schertz, S. Wadsworth, D. Armstrong, S. Quiram, Rich Evans. L. Knapp, S. Schertz, G. Vogel. Row 2: Ass't. Coach G. Cwick, Ass't. Coach B. Murphy, C. Tegard, B. Constant, D. Roy, G. Flanagan, S. Jeffreys, B. Segger-man, D. Schuler, J. Rundles, M. Rosenbury, Head Coach K. Kuester. Row 3: D. Birch, G. Hocker, D. Schopp. K. Flanagan, F. Hunt, D. Brush, L. Haas. D. Sparks, T. Harvey, R. Evans. J. Bohlander, G. Harp. Football The El Paso Comets finished the season with a record of two wins and seven losses. There were five returning senior lettermen. The team for "63" looks promising with eleven returning lettermen. The Comets started the season by losing a very close game to Eureka, then lost the next three games, but came back with a 44 to 0 Homecoming victory over Lexington. The Comets then lost three more games before winning their final game over Metamora. The co-captains for the season were Ken Schertz and Sam Wadsworth. John Armstrong was named Most Valuable Player and also won the tackling trophy with 74 tackles. El Paso 19 Eureka 20 El Paso 6 Gridley 32 El Paso 0 Flanagan 7 El Paso 12 Cornell 14 El Paso 44 Lexington 0 El Paso 6 Chenoa 26 El Paso 0 Minonk 21 El Paso 14 Morton 34 El Paso 26 Metamora 18 34Sophomore John Armstrong captured both the Tackling Trophy and the Most Valuable Player Award at the annual Football Banquet. John won the tackling trophy with 74 tackles.Row 1: L. Kraft, J. Wagner, J. Hinthorn, H. Hinthorn. Row 2: R. Kaufman, J. Waters. R. Cabo, M. Scheer, M. Brown, R. Sunkel. Row 3: J. White, T. Harris, D. Roy, B. Hardwood, R. Evans, L. Baugh, S. Schertz, Coach Donald La Fond. 37M. Neisler, J. Armstrong, J. Jackson, R. Evans, S. Wadsworth, J. Rundles, R. Bradle, B. Constant, S. Wagner, J. Kearfott. Not present G. Vogel. Kneeling-Ass't. Coach K. Kuester, Head Coach B. Murphy. Varsity The 62-63 Comets had a team made up of five seniors, four juniors, and two sophomores. The team was helped by two transfers--John Rundles from New Mexico and Jim Jackson from Kansas. The Comets placed third in the Holiday Tournament. El Paso 52 Eureka 32 El Paso 58 Gridley 61 El Paso 50 Chenoa 39 El Paso 46 Lowp’t-Washburn 48 El Paso 53 Roanoke 62 El Paso 63 Cornell 37 El Paso 46 Flanagan 54 El Paso 38 Minonk 41 El Paso 50 Metamora 57 El Paso 54 Lexington 51 El Paso 59 Gridley 54 El Paso 43 Cornell 49 El Paso 46 Roanoke 54 El Paso 76 Minonk 41 El Paso 72 Octavia 68 El Paso ?? Flanagan ?? El Paso ?? Chenoa ?? El Paso ?? Lexington ?? HOLIDAY TOURNAMENT El Paso 38 Chenoa 45 El Paso 57 Cornell 30 COUNTY TOURNAMENT El Paso 56 Minonk 43 El Paso 61 Metamora 71 El Paso 49 Eureka 57 38Front Row: Mgr. K. Flanagan, J. Bohlander, H. Wagner, R. Evans, D. McMillian, J. Crusius, D. Faulk, D. McWilliams. D. Carrithers, Mgr. R. Barker. Back Row: Ass't Coach K. Kuester, D. Betts, J. Kearfott, T. Harvey, M. Jackson, D. Ouiram, B. Jeffreys, D. Schular, S. Scott, L. Knapp. J. Armstrong, Head Coach B. Murphy. Jr. Varsity El Paso 30 Eureka 34 El Paso 39 Lexington 28 El Paso 57 Gridley 45 El Paso 50 Gridley 37 El Paso 35 Chenoa 36 El Paso 41 Cornell 30 El Paso 21 Low'-Washburn 43 El Paso 36 Roanoke 42 El Paso 34 Roanoke 38 El Paso 37 Minonk 30 El Paso 42 Cornell 25 El Paso 41 Octavia 49 El Paso 34 Flanagan 35 El Paso ?? Flanagan ?? El Paso 35 Minonk 29 El Paso ?? Chenoa ?? El Paso 24 Metamora 60 El Paso ?? Lexington ?? 39Sam Wadsworth John Rnndles Steve Wagner Jim Jackson Comet Roger Bradle Lettermen Jack Kearfott John Armstrong 40IT WENT THAT'A WAY HEY, WHERE’S THE BALL? TWO POINTS, MAYBE SAM’S GOT IT! COMETS HIT AT LAST 41FRONT: H. Haas, L. Stauter, S. Holt. STANDING: J. Lewis, S. Graack, J. Rosenbury. Varsity Stimulates School Spirit The varsity cheerleaders have worked many hours practicing and working on pep meetings, trying to create the special effects needed to gain interest and spirit among the students. They certainly deserve a lot of praise for their consistent loyalty and work. JO 42M. Pinkham, L. Reeves, K. Ingerski, J. Patton, C. Mool. Junior Varsity Promotes Good Sportsmanship The junior varsity cheerleaders have worked hard this year to bring out our school spirit through rousing cheers and good sportsmanship. They are very deserving for their practice and enthusiasm. SUE 43ROW 1: R. Wollenschlager, J. Claymon, J. Kelsey, S. Wadsworth, J. Garrels, J. Kauffman, Coach Kuester. ROW 2: Prin. Sullivan, D. Betts, B. Constant. D. Duley, M. Rippel, J. Wendland. Coach Murphy. ROW 3: B. Seggerman, J. Kearfott, J. Armstrong. L. Knapp. J. Bohlander. Baseball % Track ROW 1: Prin. Sullivan, S. Wadsworth, J. Garrels, J. Kelsey, D. Salyards, J. Claymon, R. Wollenschlager, Coach Murphy, Coach Kuester. ROW 2: L. Knapp, S. Wagner, D. Armstrong, R. Evans, S. Quiram, R. Miller, B. Constant, P. Casey, R. Servis. ROW 3: J. Armstrong, J. Hinthorne, D. Roy, B. McFall, M. Rosenbury, D. Cox, J. Kearfott, L. Haas. 44D r—1 Officers President.......................Sam Wadsworth Vice President..................Kenny Schertz Secretary.......................Sally Holt Treasurer.......................Joe Wendland Reporter........................Bert Constant Row 1: G. Harp, J. Wendland, K. Schertz, S. Wadsworth, S. Holt, B. Constant. Row 2: J. Armstrong, B. Jeffreys, S. Schertz, D. Roy, M. Neisler, K. Kays, advisor; L. Knapp, J. Wagner. 46The Student Council sponsored several assemblies this year. These included a professional pianist, a Christmas program, a movie during semesters and the talent show. In addition to these the Student Council also sponsored the Homecoming Dance and the Twirp Party. In May the Student Council sponsored one of its members to the District Convention in Chicago. 47Row 3: Mr. Murphy, President Ken Schertz, Steve Schertz, Vice-President Roger Bradle. Row 2: Diane Jones, Carol Sturm, Suzanne Gustafson, Mick Ripple, Jack Radebaugh. Row 1: Sue Sampen, Laura Aucutt, Secretary-Treasurer Diana Davison, Jane Stoller. NATIONAL CHARACTER SERVICE LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIP 48Key Club CLUB OFFICERS President Vice President Secretary Treasurer Lt. Governor Board Members Joe Wendland Ken Sc hertz Dave Roy Steve Wagner Don Lykkebak Jack Radebaugh Sam Wadsworth Row 1: J. Radebaugh, M. Rippel, D. Roy, J. Wendland, K. Schertz, S. Wagner, S. Wadsworth, D. Lykkebak. Row 2: D. Birch, B. Constant, S. Schertz, M. Neisler, D. Duley, D. Burroughs, J. Wagner. Row 3: G. Grube, R. Barker, B. Donze, L. Knapp, G. Hocker, R. Cabo, R. Bradle, B. Knepp, Mr. Kuester.TOP ROW LEFT TO RIGHT: L. Brunson. S. Patterson, S. Graack, N. Armstrong, S. Armstrong, N. Finck. J. Lewis. N. Simmons, E. Porth, S. Stimpert, A. Pfister, B. Kingdom D. Jones, C. Harms. ROW 2: M. Bradle, E. Tipler. K. Dodson, P. Janssen. E. Armstrong. J. Grable, J. Rosenbury, K. Hunsinger, S. Reeves. J. Meyer. D. Kraig. J. Waters. F. Cooley. ROW 3: N. Arbuckle. A. Barker. K. Smoots. P. Martin. P. Ludwig. S. Gingerich. L. Reeves. L. Stauter. C. Krug. E. Armstrong, M. Scott. L. Lowder. M. Duffy, D. Arends. ROW 4: Miss White, N. Abbott, F. Cooley, C. Roberts, S. Lebo, A. McClure, J. Patton. D. Robenstein. J. Stoller, A. VanScyoc. C. Lock. ROW 5: P. Jakob, L. Aucutt, J. Shuman. B. Ortmann, H. Haas, D. Hunsinger, A. McClure, K. Ulrich. K. Claymon. F.H.A. The 1962-63 Chapter of the Future Homemakers of America was sponsored by Miss White. The chapter parents were Mr. Mrs. Haas and Mr. Mrs. Hunsinger. Some of the activities were informal and formal initiation, F.H.A. Rally, serving punch and cookies at the Homecoming dance, U.N. Day, bake sale, sock hop, baby sitting for PTA, Betty Crocker test, caroling at the rest homes. Sweetheart Ball, F.H.A.-F.F.A. skating party, trip to Chicago, F.H.A. Week, family night, and installation of new officers. F.H.A. Officers-H. Haas, P. Jakob, L. Aucutt, J. Shuman, K. Ulrich, B. Ortmann, D. Hunsinger, A. McClure, K. Claymon. 50ROW 1: Earnest Sancken, Advisor, B. Attig, H. Wright, E. Hostetler, C. Rossman, L. Baugh, T. Harris. L. Kaufman. M. Rinkenberger, J. Crusius. ROW 2: D. Jording, B. Knepp, G. Aldrich, C. Kraft, A. Copeland, D. Schuler, R. Boertline, D. Sparks, L. Kraft, M. Scheer, C. Smith. ROW 3: D. Schilpf, B. Kaufman, B. Casey, T. Brady, ]. Rundles. E. Roberts, R. Bradle, D. Duley, M. Neisler, D. Carls. F.F.A. The hard-working FFA Chapter has enjoyed a very successful year under the guidance of Mr. Sancken. The corn harvest from the farm plot was quite profitable. The members participated in soil and livestock judging contests; the members built a float for homecoming; the officers attended the annual officers banquet and training school at Chenoa; and the chapter went to the International Livestock Show in Chicago. Much farm machinery was repaired in the shop where the boys learn by doing. A big night was the annual Parent and Son Banquet, at which awards for the past year were presented. OFFICERS 51ROW 1: J. Stoller, C. Sturm, S. Wagner, R. Cabo, D. Davison. ROW 2: E. Tipler, A. Crusius, S. Holt, J. Shuman, D. Jones, M. Kays, Advisor. ROW 3: J. Wagner. D. Lykkebak, D. Birch, K. Schertz. A.F.S. The members of the A.F.S. chapter feel, as the entire student body feels, that we have been very honored and fortunate to have with us Jose Ricardo Cabo Soler, our foreign exchange student from Valencia, Spain. He has attended our school this year as a senior participating in many activities, and is a member of some of our organizations. We feel that through us he has learned much of our way of life, and from him we are now better able to understand our European neighbors. From all his friends here at El Paso High School we wish Richard a full measure of success and happiness in the future 52 Jose Ricardo Cabo SolerROW 1: Roger Bradle, Roger Miller, Donald Armstrong, Sam Wadsworth, Steve Quiram, Kenny Schertz. ROW 2: Richard Evans, Darrell Duley, Steve Wagner, Mike Rippel, Bert Constant, Mr. Murphy. "E” Club President...........................Donald Armstrong Vice Resident...........................Roger Miller Secretary Treasurer................'. Roger Bradle In October, 1961, one of our lettermen, Dan Kaufman, was paralyzed as a result of a truck accident. He was missed by the Comets last year and we were glad to have him back once again this year as a member of the student body. 53SEATED: J. Lewis, parliamentarian; L. Reeves, points chairman; E. Tipler, treasurer; S. Holt, president; A. Crusius, vice-president; K. Ulrich, sports manager; D. Jones, reporter; J. Stoller, secretary, ROW 2: Mrs. Ingold. N. Abbott, C. Lock, P. Martin. M. Peters, M. Rist, L. Stauter. C. Roberts. J. Shuman, N. Talbert. L. Talbert. ROW 3: H. Haas, T. McFall, M. Ewert, N. Armstrong. S. Sampen, D. Davison, L. Aucutt, M. Summy, J. Lindsey, M. Scott, D. Scheer, G. Moreland, C. Brunson, K. Ingerski, M. Pinkham. ROW 4: K. Kauffman. D. Robenstein, A. McClure. K. Dodson, M. Sunkel, N. Simmons, K. Claymon, P. Janssen, E. Armstrong, L. Lowder, K. Hunsinger, E. Armstrong, S. Reeves, P. Jakob, B. Ortmann, D. Craig, L. Patterson, C. Mool, V. Armstrong. ROW 5: J. Edwards, K. Toureen, C. McKinley, C. Harper, S. Patterson, S. Graack, S. Lebo, N. Finck, B. Kingdon, S. Gustafson, B. McWilliams, S. Armstrong, D. Hunsinger, A. McClure, S. Stimpert. E. Porth, C. Sturm. J. Rosenbury, W. Poole, A. Ballard. G.A.A. This year’s G.A.A. was very active, especially in intramurals. The girls had eleven sports in which to display their talents and earn their 24 required points. These sports included: ping-pong, baseball, basketball, volleyball, badminton, swimming, archery, tennis, soccer, bowling, and stunts and tumbling. In December the annual G.A.A. Sno-Ball Dance was held with the alumni being honored. In March the club honored the players, cheerleaders, and coaches at the annual basketball banquet. Letters were received by the players, managers, and cheerleaders. 54 G.A.A. INITIATIONROW 1: L. Stauter, J. Stoller, R. Benson, N. Finck, E. Tipler, Mrs. Dressier. ROW 2: C. Roberts, J. Holt, M. Aylward, M. Sunkle. C. Dawson, E. Breech. ROW 3: D. Craig, S. Stimpert, E. Forth, C. Sturm, D. Jones, A. Ballard, R. Yates, A. Radebaugh. Library Club j OFFICERS President....................Jane Stoller V. ftes......................Diane Jones Sec.-Treas...................Ellen Tipler Reporter.....................Ann Radebaugh The Library Club with Mrs. Dressier as sponsor is very helpful to students by assisting them check out books and find references. 55Row 1: J. Lindsey, M. Peters, L. Patterson, S. Gingerich, L. Stauter, C. Roberts, D. Davison. Row 2: H. Haas, G. Moreland, S. Holt, J. Patton, D. Jones, D. Scheer, C. Dawson, D. Craig, P. Jacob, C. Brunson. Row 3: D. Burroughs, V. Armstrong, A. Crusius, G. Harp, S. Reeves, R. Cabo, J. Wagner, L. Reeves, S. Armstrong, S. Sampen. Row 4: D. Betts, D. McMillan, L. Harp, D. Schopp, J. Lewis, M. Pinkham, C. Mool, K. Ingerski, S. Stimpert, E. Porth. Row 5: R. Miller, L. Knapp, G. Flanigan, L. Haas, D. Quiram, C. Harms, J. Edwards, G. Hocker, G. Grube, T. Harvey. Spanish Club The El Paso High School Spanish Club had a membership of 47 students this year. The Club held their annual Chili Supper in the fall. The Supper was very successful. The Spanish Club, along with Mrs. Martha May, their advisor, traveled to the Annual Illinois Federation of Pan American Leagues Convention in De Pue in the spring. 56 Row 1: C. Sturm, J. Rosenbury, S. Sampen, D. Scheer, D. Jones, S. Gustafson. Row 2: M. Rosenbury, D. Birch, S. Schertz, S. Scott, D. Lykkebak. French Club The French Club of El Paso High School had a membership of 11 students this year. The Club's major project for the year was a square dance held last fall at the High School. The Club went to a play in Chicago for their annual field trip. 57ROW 1: H. Haas. S. Holt. J. Shuman. P. Jakob. C. Mool. ROW 2: G. Moreland. M. Bradle. A. VanScyoc. ROW 3: D. Faulk, J. Crusius, D. McMillan. R. Dressier, B. Attig, J. Wendland. STANDING: A. Radebaugh, J. Waters, D. Burroughs, G. Grube. Marching Band The personnel of the marching band are the same as the concert band. The marching band played at all home football games. 58ROW 1: D. Jones, J. Edwards, M. Duffey, A. Crusius, S. Sampen. ROW 2: K. Kaufman, J. Stoller, J. Radebaugh, D. Sparks. ROW 3: E. Roberts, R. Bradle, B. Knepp. J. Hinthorne, J. Everts. M. Scheer, T. Harvey, D. Lykkebak. STANDING: M. Jackson. R. Mayne, Director Lowell May. Dance Band 59 ROW 1: J. Radebaugh, J. Stoller, K. Kaufman, D. Sparks. ROW 2: J. Wendland, B. Attig, R. Dressier. D. McMillan, J. Crusius. ROW 3: D. Lykkebak, T. Harvey, M. Scheer. STANDING: Lowell May, D. Jones, S. Sampen, D. Burrough.WOODWIND ENSEMBLES Row 1: S. Sampen, D. Jones, J. Stoller, K. Kaufman. Row 2: G. Moreland, J. Shuman, P. Jacobs, A. Crusius, H. Haas, S. Holt. BRASS ENSEMBLES Row 1: J. Wendland, D. Lykkebak, B. Attig. Row 2: D. McMillian, J. Crusius, M. Scheer. Not Pictured: B. Knepp. Row 1: G. Moreland, D. Jones, S. Sampen, D. Scheer. Row 2: M. Neisler, J. Wendland, A. McClure, D. Lykkebak, B. Attig. JUNIOR-SENIOR SEXTET A. McClure, N. Simmons, S. Sampen, J. Shuman, J. Rosenbury, S. Holt. FRESHMAN-SOPHOMORE SEXTET C. Mool, J. Patton, D. Scheer, A. VanScyoc, M. Summy, G. Moreland. 60Row 1: Jean Shuman, Meriam Summy, Jenny Lindsey, Carol Krug, Dora Scheer. Row 2: Jo Rosenbury, Anita McClure, Connie Goodwin, Jean Patton, Diane Craig. Row 3: Karen Ulrich, Sue Stimpert, Sue Sampen, Arlene McClure, Sharon Armstrong. Not Pictured: Duane Birch, David Carrithers, Bert Constant, Jon Crusius, Richard Dressier, Tom Harvey, Diane Jones, Don Lykkebak, Nancy Simmons, Lonnie Summy. J Chorus J Row 1: Margaret Sunkel, Gail Moreland. Alene Van Scyoc, Marilyn Peters, Laura Patterson, Mary Bradle. Row 2: Linda Lowder, Pat Janssen, Harry Hinthorne, Maureen Duffy, Cheryl Brunson, Diane Robenstein, Kay Ingerski. Row 3: Vickie Armstrong, Evelyn Armstrong, Karen Hunsinger, Hank Wagner, Marshall Neisler, Eugene Hosteller, Barbara Kingdon, Carol Mool, Marjorie Pinkham. 61Row 1: L. Talbert, M. Rist, S. Graack, D. Davison. Row 2: L. Patterson, L. Stauter, C. Roberts, J. Stoller, D. Scheer, D. Hunsinger, A. Radebaugh, Adv. Miss Seegren. Row 3: M. Ewert, S. Sampen, K. Claymon, S. Armstrong, C. Harper, M. Aylward, N. Simmons, J. Rosenbury, A. McClure. Row 4: M. Sunkel, C. McKinley, B. Ortmann, A. McClure, K. Ulrich. C. Sturm, J. Lewis, D. Jones. Row 5: M. Rosenbury, D. Lykkebak, B. Constant, G. Flanigan, M. Brown, D. Birch, S. Schertz, L. Aylward. Newspaper For the first time in a number of years, El Paso High had a newspaper. The COMET COMMENTS brought a new aspect to Comet life. Every other Friday the students at El Paso enjoyed the news of the past two weeks. 62 L. to R.: D. Lykkebak, N. Simmons, J. Rosenbury, L. Aylward, J. Shuman.ROOTIN' A VICTORY "CORN CEDE" DEFEAT LEXINGTON 63646566Snowball Dance Sponsored by the G.A.A. QUEEN ANN AND KING ROGER CANDIDATES 67Homecoming Festivities The Homecoming week of 1962 in El Paso was a success. The festivities started on Monday, October 8, 1962, when each of the classes nominated students for the Homecoming court. The five senior girls up for queen were Nancy Abbott, Diana Davison, Helen Haas, Sally Holt, and Diane Hunsinger. The senior football players for king were Don Armstrong, Rich Evans. Steve Ouiram, Ken Schertz, Sam Wadsworth, and Steve Wagner. Those up for attendants were: Juniors--Maxine Ewert, Sarah Lebo, and Linda Stauter; Sophomores--Diane Craig, Jean Patton, and Lois Reeves; and Freshmen--Debbie Arends, Vicki Armstrong, and Cheryl Brunson. Thursday, October 11, there was a bonfire and snake dance sponsored by the cheerleaders. On Friday afternoon school was dismissed for the annual parade. That night was the greatest event. The El Paso Comets fought and won a 44 to 0 victory over the Lexington Minutemen. After the game there was a Homecoming Dance sponsored by the Student Council in the old gym. The gym was decorated to follow the theme, "Star Dust. " Music was furnished by Joe DeZutti and his orchestra. At eleven o'clock Sally and Donnie were officially crowned Queen and King by Sam Wadsworth, President of the Student Council. Sally's attendants were Diana, Linda. Jean, and Vicki. Snowball Dance The Snowball Dance held December 15, 1962, was sponsored by the G.A.A. Ann Crusius and Rog Bradle were officially crowned Queen and King of the dance by Sally Holt, President of the G.A.A. and Donnie Armstrong, President of the "E" Club. Runners-up were Jo Rosenbury and Jim Jackson.Row 1: H. Haas, N. Simons, L. Aucutt, D. Davison, J. Waters. Row 2: K. Schertz, J. Rosenbury, S. Sampen, A. McClure, Miss Seegren. Row 3: J. Jackson, S. Armstrong, A. Crusius, K. Ulrich, A. McClure, D. Hunsinger. Row 4: J. Wendland, S. Wadsworth, S. Wagner, D. Duley, L. Jones, M. Rippel, J. Radebaugh. Not Pictured: N. Abbott. The Trial of Nancy Gage 69Outstanding Seniors Class Wisecracker Class Midget Most Feuding Couple Ken Schertz Class Busybody Sweetest Senior Cutest Girl Cutest Boy Class Redhead Quietest Girl Quietest Boy Class Joker Tallest Girl Tallest Boy Smartest Girl Smartest Boy Class Bookworm Class Genius Most Traveled Senior Most Thoughtful Senior . . . . . Darrell Duley Biggest Eater . Lynn Jones Most Dignified Senior . Connie Goodwin Most Sophisticated Senior . . . . Jo Rosenbury Best Natured Girl . Diane Hunsinger Best Natured Boy . Richard Evans Class Songbird . Arlene McClure Best Dancer . Jim Jackson Teacher's Pest . Lyle Tyson Teacher's Pet . Anita McClure Favorite Subject Favorite Pastime Favorite Song . Favorite Hour . Favorite Car . . Class Goof-off...........Carol McKinley Class Grumbler...........Mickey Rippel Senior Most Often Absent . Betty Copeland Silliest Seniors.........Nancy Abbott Laura Aucutt Class Twins..............Judy Garrels Jim Garrels Most Wide Awake Senior . Richard Carls Class Bluffer............Bill McFall Class Gossiper...........Karen Claymon Loyal Senior.............Sam Wadsworth Class Go-Getter..........Sally Holt Most Reserved Senior . . . Sharon Armstrong Peppiest Senior..........Karen Smoots Class Peach..............Beverly McWilliams Most Muscles.............Steve Quiram Class Loafer ........ Dennis Ludwig Most Bashful Senior .... Roger Bradle Most Artistic Senior .... Marian Evans Sweetest Sax.............Jack Radebaugh Class Blonde.............Ann Crusius Class Brunette...........Joyce Waters Study Hall Walker........Bill Holt Class Speedster..........John Bohrer Girl With Prettiest Hair . . Linda Brunson Pinkham Girls With Prettiest Eyes. . Bonnie Bonner Girl With Best Shape. . . . Mary Reel Girl With Best Legs .... Karen Ulrich Night Owl.................Don Armstrong . . . . 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