Fayetteville State University - Fayettevillian Bronco Yearbook (Fayetteville, NC)

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C5 -- ? y- V •V ' " O-f 1 P ' VVA .cP 1j - l. m: i : 5 ' J: THE BRONCO VOLUME 2 1950 PUBLISHED BY THE SENIOR CLASS of FAYETTEVILLE STATE TEACHERS COLLEGE FAYETTEVILLE, N. C. EDITOR BUSINESS MANAGER WILLIAM CARTER KENNETH WHITE FOREWORD For nine months we have photographed, written, re -photographed, and rewritten, in an effort to preserve for you, through the media of pictures and type, the story of a year at Fayette ville State Teachers College. To us the events of this parti- cular year are unique. Some have seemed im- portant, some of only passing value, but the joys and sorrows we experienced can never be relived except in our memories. We want you to see this year in retrospect, not as a mere record of events, but as a warm living record of a most important period in our lives. With this in mind, we think this will truthfully represent college life from the student ' s point of view. Early in September the Senior Class chose the students who were best suited for planning and nursing the yearbook from the raw into the finished product. Then the staff went to work under the very competent direction of their editor and manager and with the invaluable aid of Miss S. S. Davis, of the Social Science department. During the week-ends when sensible students had gone home or were out playing golf, late at night Tnhen most students were asleep, and during holidays when normal students were home on vacation, the staff worked on. And now, the BRONCO is out! ! ! With these words the staff turns it over to the typical student who has been asking " When ' s the BRONCO coming out? " Our primary aim has been to make this a student ' s book--one tliat each of you can feel is truly representative and cosmopolitan. As the time of its appearance draws near, we of the staff are filled with trepidation. While all through the year we have wanted to surpass our predecessors; now, if in your opinion we have been able to maintain the already high standard set by the ' 47 BRONCO, then we are happy. Working and playing with you has been fun. Wehopetliat we have reflected some of that pleasure in this book and that it will be a true mirror of your year at Fayettevflle State College. THE STAFF DEDICATION TO OUR DEAR MOTHER To the one who loves us all, Who wishes us much success in life, Who prays for us each day. To the one who loves us as an individual. Who watches for our progress in each day ' s work, Who cares for us all. To that dear one and only one Mother Seabrook, we wish to dedicate The Year Book. In honor of the Class of 1950 by Nellie J. Williamson, ' 50 OLD WHITE AND BLUE Alma Mater Our colors so true, oh hail, white and blue! To thee our voices ring. Tho ' seasons may roll, and changes unfold Thy praise we ' ll ever sing. All honors and love and loyalty. We pleadge our hearts anew, Our Alma Mater, F. T. C, We hail thee, old white and blue. We cherish each hall, each time- honored wall, Each bending tree and bower, Tho ' far ve may roam, thy spriit leads on To victory and power, With courage and might and majesty, March on old colors true Our Alma Mater, F. T. C. We ' ll stand by old white and blue: PRESIDENT JAMES WARD SEABROOK A.B., Ped.D., Johnson C. Smith University; A.M., Columbia University; further study: Columbia University, University of Chicago, New York University. President James Ward Seabrook has rendered his services at Fayetteville State Teachers College for 28 years. He first acted in the capacity of Dean of Students and later succeeded the late Dr. E. E. Smith to the presidency of the institution. During his reign as president he has tried to inculcate in the minds of faculty and students alike, the virtues of courage, honesty, and love of fellowmen. Due to the democratic ideas of President Seabrook, the first student council was inaugurated at the institution in 1950. It is the profound opinion of the Class of ' 50 that any institution or organization can only prosper under the guidance of James Ward Seabrook. Herbert K. Spruill A MESSAGE TO OUR GRADUATES I salute the editors of the 1950 Yearbook and congratulate them upon the energy and initiative manifested in its compilation. May the future years mirror personal achievement and public service on the part of those whose photographs appear here. May fond memories return as the alumni and alumnae turn these pages in future years. DR. I. H. DOUGLASS Dean of the College DR. JOSEPH H. DOUGLASS Native of Washington, D. C. Received A. B. and M. A. degrees from Fisk University, Nash- ville, Tenn. and Ph.D. degree from Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass. where he was a General Education Board and Rosenwald Fellow. Motto: " Pray not for easy lives--pray to be stronger men. Pray not for tasks equal to your powers but for powers equal to your tasks. " RECORDS OFFICE BUSINESS OFFICE FACULTY l.ila L. Harper Bookkeeper Business Office. B.S.C.. North Carolina College at Durham. James E. Coppage — Manual Arts B.S., Mechanic Arts; B.S., Indust- rial Arts; M.S., Industrial Arts Education, Agricultural and Tech- nical College. William A. Gaines Coach- Physical Education B.S., North Carolina College at Dutham; M. A., Columbia University. Florence P. Eaton Art B.S.,A.M., New York University; Diploma, Snow Freelich Industrial Art School, Chicago, Diploma, In- ternational Guild Crafters, Colum- bus, Ohio, further study, Univer- sity School of Crafts, New York City; International School of Art, University of Mexico and at Guada- lajara, Mexico. L. Hunter Scott --- English B.S., Shippensburg Teachers Col- lege; M.A., University of Pitts- bargh, further study, Pittsburgh. Lafayette Parker Mathematics Education B.S., Fayetteville S.T.C.,; M.A.. Columbia University; further study Columbia University, New York University. Lenna M. Means Registrar B.S., South Carolina Agricultural and Mechanical College. Howard S. Smith Education Psychology B.S., Howard University; Ed.M., Rutgers University; further, Rut- gers University. Veatrice C. Davis Clerk-typist B.S., Agricultural and Technical College. Landonia S. Gaines Assistant Business Office. Stenographer ' s Certificate, Cortez Peters Business School, Md. Thelma McDaniels --- Clerk-Typist Record Office B.S.C., North Carolina College at Durham. Nannie T. Smith English A.B., Howard University; M.A. Columbia University; further study University of Chicago. Harold L. Scott Assistant Coach-Physical Ed. B.S., West Virginia State Col- lege; M.A., University of Pitts burgh; further study, University ol Pittsburgh. Beulah W. Jones Home Economics B.S., Shaw University; further study; Columbia University, North Carolina College at Durham. M. Elaine MitcheU --- Clerk-Typist A.B., Bennett College. Leonard H. Robinson Social Science B.S., Wilberforce University; A.M. Atlanta University; Ph.D., Ohio State University. FACULTY Nanie Wilkerson Assistant Librarian B.S., Fayetteville SUte Teachers College: B.S. in Library Science, North Carolina College at Durham; further study. North Carolina Col- lege at Durham, Authur J. Pendle Business Manager B.S.. in Business Administration, Hampton Institute Olibia T. Spaulding History, Counselor of Students A.B., TaUadega, M.R.E. Andover Newton Thee, School. Lois P. Turner English A.B.. Shaw University; A.M., Uni- versity of Pennsylvania: further study. Columbia. Clarence A. Chick Economics A.B., Benedict College. M.A., Co- lumbia University; furtiier study; American University; Columbia University. Lauretta J. Taylor --- Physical Ed. B.S., Agricultural and Technical College; M.A.. Columbia Univer- sity; further study Columbia Uni- versity. Andrew L. Scott Geography A.B., Morehouse College; M.A. Columbia University; further study New York University. John W. Parker Chairman. Area of English -- English A.B.. Shaw University; Ph.E. Uni- versity of Chicago; A.M.. Columbia University of further study. Uni- versity of Chicago, Ohio State Uni- versity. Lila S. Haywood --- Resident Nurse R.N., St. Agnes Hospital. Raleigh, N.C. Susie S. Davis Education B.S.. Tennessee A. and I. SUte College; M.A.. Columbia Univer- sity; fu ' ther study; Catholic Uni- versity Annie C. Manning - Physica Education B.S.. Moi an State College; furthe study. New York University. Henry M. L. James Librarian B.Th., Virginia Union University; B.S. in Library Science. Hampton Institute; further study; Western Reserve University. Helen T. Chick Art B.S., M.S., Vlrgiiiia State CoUege; further study; Columbia University. NOT PICTURED Allen H. Brown -- Chemistry Marion L. Fleming -- Mathematics - Physical Science Margrierite S. Frleson -- Education Edna L. Jefferson -- Household Arts. Werner L. Jordan -- Physical Science Louise Murphy -- History John B. Scott -- Biology Mae W. Sealirook -- Biology Mary E. Terry -- Music Lucy Ann WaddeU — Home Economics Joseph A. Walker -- History - Assistant Coach Marlon L. WUliams -- Music Selena W. Ashe -- Directress, Joyner Hall Katherlne W. Douglass -- Assistant Librarian Mllie M. Cannaway -- Directress. Bicket Hall Bronetta H. James -- Assistant Librarian Marie T. Spratley -- Matron Ethel L. Taylor - - Secretary to President Battle D. Whyte — Directress. Harris Hall SMITH ADMINISTRATION BUILDING AYCOCK BUILDING BICKETT HALL 1 A jp jl ' si 1 JOYNER HALL r- I tUffWtn, I .{ COOK DINING HALL HARRIS HALL NEWBOLD TRAINING SCHOOL VANCE HALL ! 1 3 m ' + 1 1 ■I mm • 6: EB :-,;3?? " " -6-- HOOD HALL LILLY GYMNASIUM i, ' - TAYLOR SCIENCE HALL CHARLES WADDELL CHESTNUTT LIBRARY PRESIDENT ' S HOME DEAN ' S HOME TEACHER ' S HOME ALUMNI GATE Behind these gates prepare today the young men and women who make for tomorrow a better world. SENIOR CLASS Roy Lee McNeill Fayetteville, N. C. " The cost of success is hard work. " Basketball, Softball Virginia McMillan " Ginny " Supply, N. C. " Nothing is well done until it is done best. " Y.W.C.A. Emmett Parker " Ace " Durham, N. C. " Not whether you win or lose, but how you play the game. " Football, Varsity Club, Y.M.C.A., Bronco Staff, Basketball. Edward N. Taylor Fayetteville, N. D. " The bells, the bells, the bells. ' Drama Guild, Veterans ' Club. Edna Mae Newkirk Brooklyn, N. Y. " The Golden Rule. " Y.W.C.A., Sunday School. Ethel Sutton " Ett " Kinston, N. C. " Here beginneth, here endeth. " Drama Guild, Vice President of Y.W.C.A. Delilah Ernestine Gilmore Semora, N. C. " As we have therefore opportu- nity. " Y.W.C.A., Women ' s Glee Club, Book Club. Aquilla Gerald " Duke " Lumberton, N. C. " Forward upward " Basketball Zebulon Gordon " Zeke " Pinehurst, N. C. " Let ' s get one. " Choir, Voice Staff, Veterans ' Club. George A. Hicks Scottsburg, Va. " Climb though the way be rug- ged. " College Choir, Sunday School Malcolm Hawkins " Hawk " Providence, R. I. " From a Philosophical stand point. " Football, Drama Guild, Varsity Club. Hazel Lee Gainey Fayetteville, N. C. " Still Climbing. " Women ' s Glee Club, Basketball. Resea M. Andrews " Ree " Council, N. C. ■ ' One step at a time but always forward. " Y.W.C.A., College Choir Ophelia Council Shannon, N. C. " If you think you can, you can ' Y.W.C.A. Marjorie Buie Lillinton, N. C. " An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. " Drama Guild, Sunday School. Beulah Gray Hill " Boot " Tar Heel, N. C. " Garner the grain and let the chaff go by. " Y.W.C.A. SENIOR CLASS George Andrew Moore Fayetteville, N. C. " Take it easy. " Veterans ' Club, Veterans ' Basket- baU. Gaither T. Perkins " Rover " New Rochelle, N. Y. " To reach the stage of perfection is impossible, but work in that direction is profitable. ' ' Y.M.C.A., Basketball, Varsity Club, Veterans: Club,Bronco Staff, Sigma Rho Sigma Honor Society. Kenneth Cornell White " Ken " Wilmington, N. C. " Living the lUe. " Football, Baseball, Veterans ' Bas- ketball team, Y.M.C.A., Varsity Club, Bronco Staff Walter S. Williams " Big Bill " Navassa, N. C. " Life is accomplishment, not ex- istence. " Y.M.C.A., Baseball, Basketball Jetta Howard Knight Tarboro, N. C. " You don ' t say. " Y.W.C.A., Service Club, W.C.C. Everett Flemming " Salt " Cooleemee, N. C. " Jump out " Baseball, Dramatics, Veterans ' Club, Basketball, Y.M.C.A. John H. Gaines " Red Skin " Sweetwater, Tenn. " Live and let live. " Baseball, Football, Basketball, Tennis, Drama Guild Thad E. McCurry " One Play " Kansas City, Kansas " That ' s what you say. " Football, Track, Basketball, Y.M. C.A., Varsity Club, Bronco Staff, Superintendent of Sunday School Samuel Norris Mills Nashville, N. C. " To do my best so I can expect the best. " College Choir Henry Powell Hallsboro, N. C. " Dig a little deeper. " Y.M.C.A. Essie Lee Terry Ellerbe, N. C. " To do my best in all my under- taking and be of service to my fel- lowmen. " Drama Guild, Y.W.C.A., W.C.C, Service Club. Milton Jerome Yarboro Fayetteville, N. C. " The price of progress is trouble " Drama Guild, Y.M.C.A., Bop Band Julia Phyllis Judah " Jeep " Rahway, N. J. " Constant dripping of water will wear away even rocks " Y.W.C.A., W.C.C, Choir, Red Cross, Bronco Staff, Dormitory President. Wilma Hill Yanceyville, N. C. " Up to the sky in spite of all the obstacles " Y.W.C.A., W.C.C. La Von McDowell Haithman Fayetteville, N. C " Let your light so shine. " Joseph McDonald " Joe " Fayetteville, N. C. " Jes keep on keepin ' on. " Veterans ' Club, Y.M.C.A. SENIOR CLASS Lottie Mae Munn Lumberton, N. C. " Do unto others as they would like to do unto you and do it first. " Drama Guild, Y.W.C.A. Mildred Luvenia Reid " Mickey " Bennettsville. S. C. " Be the best of whatever you are. " Drama Guild, Service Club, Y.W. C.A.. Science Club. Pauline Kgford " Pig " Magnolia, N. C. " Forward, ever; backward, never. " Y.W.C.A., College Choir. Pear lie Mae Worthy " Snook " Wilson, N. C. ■Forward ever; backward never. " Y.W.C.A., Women ' s Glee Club, Book Club, President of Dormitory -Association James Edward Lane •Frankie " Wilmington. N. C. •Oh. but I do. " Y.M.C.A. I auline Elizabeth Muldrow " Ubby " Sumter, S. C. " One never excels his thoughts. " Service Club, Y.W.C.A., Drama Guild. Dewitt R. Reid " Wilson Bug " Charlotte, N. C. " Yesterday is the tomorrow of today. " Basketball, Football, Y.M.C.A., College Choir, Varsity Club. Elenor E. Peterson " Pete " Clinton, N. C. " As we cross the bay, the ocean lies before us. Let us strive to make the best better. " Y.W.C.A., Assistant Secretary of the Sunday School. Cornelius C. Williams Rocky Mount, N. C. ' ' Accomplish all you can wtiile you live. " Y.M.C.A., Drama Guild, Sunday School. Maudie M. Lawrence Chadbourn, N. C. " To do the best that I can at all times. " Y.W.C.A., College Choir, Drama Guild. Rita Spicer Hull Rocky Mount, N. C. •If you can ' t get it just try. ' Faldinia M. Hankins Wilmington. N. C. ■The time to prepare is now. Gus Allen McLaughlin " Cool " Durham, N. C. ■ ' Just as sure. " Football. College Choir, Y.M.C.A., Varsity Club,Science Club, Brorco Staff. John Hugh Isler " Ish " Goldsboro, N. C. " Don ' t give up, " Drama Guild-Treasurer Senior Class, Y.M.C.A. Gladys Alene Hankins " Tiley " Rocky Point, N. C. " Give to the world the best you have and the best will come back to you. " Drama Guild, W.C.C. Betty Ruth McLean Smithfield, N. C. " Nothing pays like sacrifice. " Y.W.C.A. SENIOR CLASS Dorothy L. Crawley " Dot " " Good, better, best, never let it rest, until the good becomes the best. " Y.W.C.A., W.C.C.. Bronco Staff OUie Louise Bryant Castle Hayne, N. C. " Education is the expression of knowing and knowing where to find. " Drama Guild, Y.W.C.A. John W. Armstrong Etowah, Tenn. " Use your time constructively. " Football, Dramatics, Y.M.C.A. EUaree Dimetra Cunningham " Spook " Cramerton, N. C. " My best is not too good. " Y.W.C.A., Bronco Staff William A. Carter " Newbold Willie " Mamaroneck, N. Y. " Lord " Student Council, Basketball, Foot- ball.Golf, Y.M.C.A., Sunday School Teacher, Drama Guild, Varsity Club, Bronco Staff Mabel Cummings Douglass Fayetteville, N. C. " Good things come to those who wait. " Drama Guild. Gladys Theresa Bland Sanford, N.C. " Move on up a little higher. " Choir, Y.W.C.A., W.C.C, Drama Guild. Velma Arrnette Adams Enfield, N. C. " Success is sweet but the secret of success is work " Y.W.C.A., W.C.C. Irene Davis Sutherlin, Va. " To reach my goal regardless of the price. " Drama Guild, Y.W.C.A., W.C.C. George A. Coburn " Coke " Parmele, N. C. " Never be a quitter. " Football, Baseball, Basketball, Y.M.C.A., Varsity Club, Bronco Staff. George W. Andrews Lumberton, N. C. " Character is perfectly educated will. " Y.M.C.A., Drama Guild, College Choir, Service Club, Sunday School Committee on Religion Life and Activities Thomas Barnes " Barney " Lancaster, S. C. " Let ' s Motor " Cheerleader and Veterans ' Club Enolia Marie Davis " Bubbles " " Launched but not Anchored. ' Y.W.C.A., Science Club Lucille Brown Brooklyn, N. Y. " To thine own self be true. " Voice Staff, College Choir, Y.W. C.A. Glotherine Wright Everett Wilmington, N. C. " Education is like water, you must drink deep. " Mary Etta Battle Rocky Mount, N. C. " I don ' t care. " Drama Guild, Basketball. SENIOR CLASS Dorothy McLeod Cushenberry " Dot " Laurinburg, N. C. " Honesty is the best policy. " College Choir, Student Council, Sunday School Forrest A. Bolton " Blondie " Semora, N. C. " Time is a sort of river passing event. It flows continuously so let march on. " Corine Deberry Troy, N. C. " You know it too. " Women ' s Glee Club Channie Strong Davis Hamlet, N. C. " Make hay while the sun shines. Theresa Drake Knston, N. C. " If you think you can, you ran. Cora Lee Dawes Macclesfield. N. C. " To finish what I attempt. College Choir, W.C.C. Bessie Madeline Murphy Ivanhoe, N. C. " The price of progress is trouble " Y.W.C.A. Herbert Spruill " Dr. Geise " Elmsford, N. Y. " Live fast; die young; make a good looking corpse. " Alpha Kappa Mu, Y.M.C.A., Foot- ball, Basketball, Baseball, Bronco Staff, Sigma Rho Sigma Elfenia La Verne Williams Wilmington, N. C. " Hey, now. " Y.W.C.A., Drama Guild Annie Mae Little " Stubbs " Wadeboro, N. C. " Knowledge crowns those who seek her. " Dramatics, Y.W.C.A. Doretha M . Jackson Fayetteville, N. C. " Don ' t give up. " Annie Empie Murphy Hallsboro, N. C. " I don ' t know kid. " Effie Dell Saunders " Ept " Clayton, N. C. " Onward and forever upward. " Y.W.C.A., Drama Guild Charles Wiggs Spring Hope, N. C. " Live for something, for a pur- pose, and always keep that pur- pose in view. " Basketball, College Choir. Richard Ralph Lucas " Luke " Spring Hope, N. C. " That which is bitter to endure may be sweet to remember. " Football, College Choir, Y.M.C.A. Charles Waddle Chesnutt Book Club, Science Club, Drama Guild. Isaiah E. Jones Fayetteville, N C. " Value is a necessary element in life. " SENIOR CLASS James De Von Bellamy • • Jake ' ' Wilmington. N. C. " It ' s better to have tried and lost than to have never tried at all. " Drama Guild, Choir. Roberta V. Harrington •■Bert " Florence. S. C. ■Nothing is right until all is done and unity has been accomplished. " Women ' s Glee Club, Y.W.C.A., Book Club. Adolf Wright ■Oscar " Wilmington. N. C. ■ ' Life is a one way street. Never turn around because you are not coming back. " Y.M.C.A.. Leader of Be -Bop Cam- pus Sextette William R. Hill Roamoke, Alabama " Do unto others as you would have them do unto you. " Student Council William R. McNair Rocky Mount, N. C. " Tonight I Launch Where Shall I Anchor. " Colethia Mae Faison ■■Doctor " Wilmington. N. C. ■To thine own self be true. " Drama Guild. Y.W.C.A.. Cabinet and Organization Delores Harris Windell. N. C. ■ ' To live the most and serve the best. " Y.W.C.A. Thomas A. Simmons ■Pete " New Rochelle, N. Y. ■■Keep it clean. " Football. CoUege Choir, Y.M.C.A., Bronco Staff. Parris Drake Fayetteville. N. C. " Let ' s get one. " Drama Guild, Bop Band June Rose McCown " Bugs " " Keep striving. " President of Senior Class, Presi- dent of Y.W.C.A.,Students Council, Service Club, Bronco Staff. NOT PICTURED Willis Atkins Nellie Burgess Mary Burgess Floyed Caldwell Annie Chasten Harold Cushenburry Neallie Bacote McLean Harold W. McNeill John A. Penix Eliose Starling Nellie Burden Hilda Hester Johsie Cash Ingram Marie Isler Napoleon Manning Margaret Morrison Hubert McDonald Booker T. McMillan James A. Raye Fannie B. Smith Willie A. Taylor Nellie Williamson CLASS PROPHECY One evening I was sitting under the sliade of a huge weeping willow tree near the placid waters of a quiet broolc contemplating the future of my classmates. Suddenly, I heard the groan- ing of the waters. As I loolied into the dark brooii I saw these words " Do not weep, my lady, like the weeping willow. Gaze into the brook and what you wish to know will be revealed to you. " Before me stood an institution of higher learning which I recognized as Columbia University with Marie Tucker as one of the English Instructors. The president was none other than Cornelius Williams. As the scene unfolded I saw Thomas Barnes escorting Oille Bryant to the twenty -fifth floor of the Empire State Building. There she was t)eing interviewed by Samuel Mills. Incldently, the elevator Iwy was George Hicks. Then a great city came Into view. Along the familiar street called Broadway, strolled EUaree Cunningham, a recent winner of her Ph.D. degree. In lights at the AppoUo Theatre were these words: " Stormy Weather " .... " Annie Little substituting for Lena Home. " Also on the screen was George Andrews talcing Bill Robinson ' s place. The scene quickly went away as I recognized the Opera House with Pauline Muldrow taking over Marian Anderson ' s engagement. In the next scene were many things. Charles Wiggs finally passed the test for President Truman ' s body-guard. Forrest Bolton has become president of a Beauty College in New York City. Across the street I noticed a dress shop where Beulah Hill, Hazel Galney, and Jetta Knight were clerks. George Moore was the manager. As the small town of Knehurst came into view, I saw Zebulon Gordon working on the street as the new shoe shine l»y. Then, FayettevUle, North Carolina appeared and I saw Eloise Starling and Bessie Murphy saying " Alright, children, stay in line please. " at Newbold Training School. Across the Murchlson Road I saw WUliam Hill on the back of a truck. I think he was selling ice. In Petersburg, Virginia Lottie Munn had finally opened a beauty shop. Pauline Pigford and Effie Saunders were working for her. Across the street I recognized Virginia McMillan ' s juke joint with the latest hit, " Why Don ' t You Haul Off and Love Me One More Time? " I then saw a newspaper and read that Kenneth White was candidate for President of the United States. Also in this paper were work ads; Mildred Reid and Gladys Bland were applying for jobs as dish- washers. Velma Adams, a retired old school teacher, had her good friend, Gladys Hanldns, for her maid and Thad McCurry for yard boy. The state of South Carolina came Into view. Way Down in Dixie, I recognized Herbert Spruill and George Coburn in the corn field saying, " Get up mule. " In the same state, James Bellamy was presenting his minstrel show with Pearlie Worthy, Resa Andrews, and Maudie Lawrence as his clowns. Gus McLaughlin was preaching at 40 Eleventh Crossroad, on the subject of " Cheese " . Three of his regular members were Mr. and Mrs. Harold Cushingberry and Harold, Jr. Dorothy Crawley was busy with her six boys in her two-room apartment. Lucille Brown was catching a plane to join her husband, DeWltt Reid, who is a Captain in Japan. Colethia Falson was running an old-fashioned revival meeting at her church. Well, June McCown had finally passed the exam- ination wtiieh entitled her to the presidency of FayettevUle State Teachers College. John Isler was director of the Choir with Walter Williams and Delilah Gilmore assistants. Roberta Harrington and Eleanor Peterson were weeping because their husbands " Just left. " Adolphus Wright had just learned what dew point really is through his science instructor, Willie Taylor. Julia P. Judah was the new dramatic teacher in Bert County, Georgia. Gaither Perkins ' name was in " Who ' s Who in America " . The water ijegan to get muddy as the scenes passed away. I still wanted to know about my other classmates so I turned and placed my hands on my Ouija Board. This was told to me: William Cart er was running a two-truck farm with his landlord Edward Taylor. Milton Yarboro has his Ph.D. degree and was teaching in Goldsboro. Roy and Horold McNeill were playing twin brothers on Virginia State ' s football team. Emmett P arker was working on his Master ' s degree at Yale University. Johnnie Gaines and John Armstrong were operating a jewelry store in Tennessee. They were wondering if they would ever get a customer. Mary Gerald and Edward Fleming were saying, " I do " in a double ring ceremony with the " Father L. Haithman " officiating. Essie Terry had her Master ' s degree in " Cheese " , and was happily married to a soldier. Ethel Sutton was as happy as an old shoe in her new home with her husland and three children, Glorie, Joyce, and June, Jr. Ophelia Council was Home-coming Queen at Howard University. Floyd Caldwell had the honor of crowning her queen. Hul)ert McDonald was building a brick home and was wondering who was to be the lucky bride. Betty McLean was head-nurse at Plttman Hospital in FayettevUle, North Carolina. Elfenla Williams asked Oulja if she would ever find herself a husband. Ouija quietly went to " No " and proceeded to spell I a-m t-i-r-e-d. That ' s all folks. Ouija has had his say. Prophets Elfenla Williams Ethel Sutton THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT We, The Seniors of Fayetteville State Teachers College, being of more or less sound minds and bodies, do in this nineteen hundred and fiftieth year hereby dedicate, bestow, be- queath, will, transmit or just give away, to the faculty, and our fellow students the following possessions. Article I To dear F.S.T,C. we leave our deepest love and appreciation for the fond rememberances received in the " time honored walls. " To Dr. Seabrook »« leave our heartiest thanks for the guiding hand he e. tended to us upon our arrival, wh ich we found need for during the remainder of our stay. To the " Good Doctor " and faculty we also leave thanks for the patience and knowledge shared with us. Article IV To the Junior Class we leave Newbold Training School and its occupants, our seats in the " Good Doctor ' s " classroom and all philosophy books available, also we leave " Blue Biddy " and pray that you get to the country safely. To our Sister Class we leave our love and our ability to progress and not retrogress. To the Freshmen we simply leave the motto " Broncos Drive " (A word to the wise is sufficient). Article V The following individuals leave these traits and abilities to lower classmen so that they may follow in the footsteps of their predecessors: William Hill leaves his ability to make speeches to Robert Small, and to Annie Wither- spoon he leaves his position in the Student Council. Gladys Bland leaves her walk to anyone who thinks they can use it. Harold Cushenberry and Herbert Spruill bequeath their brains to anyone " fool " enough to accept the burden. To Grover Hannon, Gaither Perkins leaves twelve inches. To any male with a timid voice Ed. Taylor leaves his deep baritone. Dot Crawley leaves her wit to Hilda Willdns. Mickey Reid bequeaths her height to Christine Moore. Thomas Barnes leaves his position as bus driver to the country to William Lide. Willie Carter leaves his ability to play basketball to Tom Rutherford. Lottie Munn bequeaths her scholarship to her sister Estella. Ethel Sutton wills her position in the Y.W.C.A. to Queen Pitt. La Von Haithman leaves his reverendly ability to Jonathan Smith. Lucille Brown wills her position as worship committee chairman to Mary Tucker. Dewitt Reid leaves his acting ability to James Eargle. John Gaines bequeaths his speed to John Brown. Emmett Parker bequeaths his drawing ability to James Pelham. Colethia Faison wills her ability to recite poems by Paul Lawrence Dunbar to Bernice Sellers. Resea Andrews leaves her alto voice to Julia Bowen. Corine Deberry leaves her singing ability to Rosa Venable. George Coburn leaves his coolness to Lynwood Flowers. Dorothy Cushenberry leaves her pleasing disposition to Connie Callender. EUaree Cunningham leaves her ability to wear " smart " clothes to Ruth Benjamin. Malcolm Hawkins wills his dignity to Sylevester Morton. To Wilhelmina Yelverton, Pearlie Worthy leaves her speaking ability. James Bellamy leaves his dramatic ability to Huie Parrish. Zebulon Gordon bequeaths his friendliness to Clifton Arrington. Thad McCurry wills his seat in the dining hall to any entering freshman. To James Pelham, Gus McLaughlin wills his football position. Note: TTiere are many of us who would like to leave something to someone, but due to the fact there are over one hundred seniors we have limited our will. WITNESS Mildred Reid Willie Carter Julia P. Juhah June McCown TESTORS EUaree Cunningham JUNIOR CLASS MM JUNIORS The happy medium of a student ' s life is the attainment of Junior standing for it is in this third year of school life that the end of the educational journey is in sight and plans for the world of business begin to mature. The first year was hard and required much study and time; the second year was a little easier but still in the complicated class, but the third year, so far, is best and passing with good grades is a " sure thing " . The class of ' 51 selected leaders who were most capable of upholding the formidable responsibility thrust upon them Large in number, this class showed their ability to cope with th e harder subjectsfound in their third year at college and began preparing themselves for the senior year. They were well represented in the publications, athletics, religious activities, and honor societies; many officers being selected from the Junior class. Miss Eunice George of Whiteville, N.C. had the honor of representing this class as Homecoming Queen for 1949. The majority of the men of this year ' s junior class had just returned from the services and found numerous changes in coUege life at State. Co-eds were present, an " asset " which was not available during their first year or two here, new professors were teaching, and the registration line was longer than ever, but completion of education was important and in spite of the difficulties present, this field was pursued. Studying in the library, stops in the canteen, walking under the pines, meetings at allfamiliarspots, all are more than occurrences now; they are pleasant memories which will be carried for many years and will be thought of in connection with college days at State. The spirit of this institution has now dented itself mto your life, addinga little each year and really showing a mark in the Junior year, not that your love for freedom of the human spirit, for truth and justice, and of the recognition of moral values will be an asset to you in every phase of life, and a resource which cannot be taken away from you. SOPHOMORE CLASS SOPHOMORES One year nearer the goal, the Sophomores found that after that first year the going was not bad, and that they could get along just fine by doing ex- actly what the professors order. Their position in college was no longer new and with the Sophomore classification, they could " run things their way " . The class had the largest enrollment of any Sophomore group at Fayetteville State and was second largest in number during this year ex- ceeded only by the Freshman enrollment. Class officers are as follows: President-Charles A. Stevens; Vice President -Prince Drake; Secretary- Thelma Robinson; Ass ' t Secretary-Alice Bennett; Treasurer-Ruth McNair. The Sophs took an active part in the affairs of the college and were well represented in extra-curricular activities. Composed of mature young men and women, they showed their abUity to meet the obligations cast upon them in their second year at Fayetteville State and they proved to be deserving of the spiritual values and sterling character present at this school. The majority of the class was made up of men who were returning to school after spending several years with Uncle Sam in defense of their country, and getting back to studies and classes was no easy task. Many adjustments had to be made, but no time was lost by these resolved men, who were also faced with many of the inconveniences existing in colleges this year. The Sophomores could always find time to take in a movie, or run to town and spend a few hours for entertainment, but the majority of their time was spent trying to satisfy the professors. They had been told that after their Freshman year they could become Alpha Kappa Mu without studying, but unfortunately they found this to be " college propaganda " so they decided the best thing to do was study at least one night a week, especially if they wanted to become Juniors and get all the choice privileges. Out of this class will come teachers, and many others and the prediction for the future is certainly bright with the prospect of their leadership. State en- courages an adequate purpose in life, calmness and confidence amid con- fusion, and Faith in God and your fellowman, and it is in the Sophomore year that students really begin to feel the effects of their Christian educa- tion. FRESHMEN CLASS FRESHMAN The Class of ' 53 is certainly playing an important role in the activities of Fayetteville State Teachers College and is making history in its size and intellectual ability. Freshman classes of previous years were composed of men in the 16-18 age group, but due to the war we find this class filled with men in the 20 - 22 age group, men with a strong determination to utilize their time to the best advantage, and to get all the benefits available from college life at State. Under the capable leadership of its officers, the Freshman class proceeded in typical State fashion. Officers: President -Lawrence Jackson; Vice-President-Franklin Monroe Williams; Secretary-Mary Tucker; Treasurer-Doris Rice. These officers have shown their ability and the Freshman class is to be congratulated on their choices. The " Frosh " lost no time in getting acquainted with Fayetteville Teachers College and in taking their places in extra-curricular activities. The various clubs and organizations were strengthened with Freshmen membership--the literary societies, the glee club, athletics, publications, religious activities, and other groups welcomed the interest shown by the new students. Due to conditions beyond the control of the college, the Freshmen were not given the material welcome that is traditional of F.S.T.C., however, the warm spirited welcome that is ever-present was right there to aid there future leaders along. Classrooms were crowded, various books were not available, eating facilities were over-taxed, choice housing was impossible, and other incon veniences were prevalent, but these obstacles could not break the determined efforts of the new students. Their presence was felt mostly by the English, Religion, Social Science, Biology, and Chemistry departments. The " neophytes " were guests at a reception given in their honor by the Y.W.C.A. shortly after their arrival. Many members of the faculty were present to extend cordial welcome to the new- comers. A unique program had been planned which included entertainment, dancing and refresh- ments. After this the hardest part of college life had to begin--that of studying, but the Freshmen didn ' t mind that. Words like " quiz " , " pop " , " exams " , " Professor " , " classes " , and " lessons " , were added to their daily vocabulary; trips to the postoffice, drinks at the canteen, hot dogs at Brinkley ' s and snacks at Jimmy ' s, all became part of the life of the newcomer at Fayetteville State. State is proud to have you. Freshmen; keep up the good work. THE BRONCO STAFF This year the 1950 Bronco Staff has striven to present an edition of -w iich we hope the student will derive much pleasure, not only now but in future years as -well, -fthen they may turn again for memories of their college days at dear ole F.S.T.C., which are recorded in the Bronco of 1950. With the following motto in mind, The Bronco of 1950 has been successfully completed: " Vision erected by the imagination precede the achievement of any really great accomplishment. " Editor-in-Chief William Carter Associate Editors Ellaree Cunningham Gus McLauglin Business Manager ■ Kenneth C. White Sport Editors Herbert K. Spruill George Coburn Art Editor ' DeWitt Reid Photography Editors Emmett Parker June McCown Lucille Brown Historian Gaither Perkins Advertisement ' . Julia Judah Ethel Sutton Circulation Editor Pearlie Worthy Adviser Miss S.S. Davis The staff is particularly grateful to Mrs. L. B. Gaines, for her interest and cooperation in helping to make this publication possible. SNAPSHOTS iMi y il i 1 THE STUDENT COUNCIL The Student Council is a relatively new organization on the campus. It was organized during the spring quarter of the school year 1948-49 and began its work during the fall session of the year 1949-50. The purpose of the organization is (1) to preserve institutional customs and traditions; (2) to promote college spirit; (3) to encourage student initiative; (4) to afford student development through self-expression, self-control and leadership; (5) to cooperate with the faculty and the regulation of student activities; and (6) to stimulate intelligent thinking on problems facing the college as a whole. Charter members are: President William Hill Vice-President Dorothy Cushenberry Recording Secretary .... George Johnson Corresponding Secretary. Annie M. Witherspoon Treasurer Harold Cushenberry Assist ant Treasurer .... Willie Carter Business Manager James Pelham ■ Publication Relations Officer. . . . June McCown Parliamentarian Floyd Caldwell Sophomore and freshmen representatives are Altha Sparrow and Marjorie Atkins, respectively. THE DRAMA GUILD ( 3- |N-Oy fY-N Affiliated with: The Intercollegiate Drama Association Thp Southern Association of Dramatic and Speech Arts Calendar of Events 1949-1950 ' ' Bury The Dead:: by Irwin Shaw, November 29 1949 Homecoming Feature. FoTves rs. " ' " " " " " ' " " " ' - " ' ' ■ ' " " " ' ' O cl u " " " -°f day-February 4, 1950, Given in CollaboraUon wrth the North Carolina High School Drama Association— -Eastern District. ■ ' Caesar and Cleopatra " by G. B. Shaw, February 4 1950 by the Touring Players of Larchmont, New York - - closing feature of Drama Clinic high schools of eastern CaroUna " ' " ' " " ° " ' ' ' ' ' ° " ' ° " » ' by Flori r t f ' " ' . " ' " " ' ' ° " ' ' ' April 15. 1950-Produced ofor l ' Sc an d Spe ' ecTlrts " ' ' ' " " " " ' ° ' " ' " ' - " --- " - Dramarc-rndlTee hTrTs- ' il . T Tg O ' ° ' " ° " ° ' Representatlonof May 4 1950artheLrnn i ! ' f ' ° ' ' ' ' K ' " " ' =ky tion at Howard Universil , Waiwngjon, D C ' ' ° ' " ' ' =° ' ' - Note: perien;?a " n ' d ti:rs " a!i;irr " 2eTa " ' ' rt;rM " " ' ' =? " ' ' ' - -- and Canada is a welcomed asseTmth; °f Mexico, British Columbia THE Y.W.C.A. Fayetteville State Teachers College Young Women ' s Christian Association is affiliated with the National Student Y. W. C. A. and the World ' s Student Christian Federation. Membership is open to all women of the campus community who share the purpose and wish to further the program. One of the major responsibilities of the Y. W. C. A. is the develop- ment of leaders, not the performance of any specific amount or kind of work. The members accept this as their purpose: We unite in the desire to realize full and creative life through a growing knowledge of God. We determine to have a part in making this life possible for all people. In this task we seek to understand Jesus and to follow him. THE WOMEN ' S COLLEGIATE CLUB This organization, open to all women students of the College, is designed to train for unity, cooperation and leader- ship, to maintain a close relationship between the college classes, and to promote events of social and cultural interest to the College. The Women ' s Collegiate Club is one of the most active organizations on the campus. The young ladies have furnished most beautifully and attractively a room in the basement of the Smith Administra- tion Building for social affairs. In the spirit of cooperation, other organiza- tions are often granted use of t his room. The Qub is sponsored by Miss Lauraetta J. Taylor, Instructor in Health and Physical Education. Officers for 1949-50 are: Misses Minnie R. Duck, F resident; Eleanor Peterson, Secretary; Roberta Harrington, Treasurer. YOUNG MEN ' S CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OUR ULTIMATE GOAL oy F. Nelson Far beyond the turbulent seas of Ufe, beyond the mountainous temptations of evil, flow the abundant rewards of the Supreme Ruler of the Universe, our God. There, for those of us who are strong of mind and pure of heart lay many treasures, not in gold or silver but in everlasting life and everlasting peace. We of the Y. M. Y. W. C. A. are striving to reach these rewards and in doing so seek the presence of our fellowmen. For it is a long and dangerous journey through these turbulent seas of life and there is only one Captain to guide us. We shall never lose faith in Him. We are never so crowded we may not reach down and pull a brother from the temptations of evil as we continue towards our final destination. The " Y " is not just those who are within our immediate number but for all young people who need guidance through these years of uncertainty. It is our belief that we may pave a more vivid path for the world of tomorrow for the peaceful progress of our children and for our chris- tianrelegion. We believe all peoples united in the aims of our fellowship shall prepare themselves for the battles to be won, and enter upon the threshold of eternal life. Our age is one of wordly confusion, sunken morality, and ship-wrecked ideals. We find it difficult to swim against the wtiirlpools of temptation; we find ourselves sinking into the black pits of despair; we cannot see the lighthouse of security shining over us. If only we could lift our heads and unite with our Captain we could be spared of these turbulent seas and evil temptation. We could feel the sway of a new sail, a stronger fellowship among all mankind. The Y. M. C. A. stands firmly upon a solid rock beckoning with every righteous light to help our fellowmen, to lift them out of the whirlpools of evil, to gather everyone into its harbor of Love, to sail the seas of life protected by our Captain and our Lord. For there together shall we all become brothers. THE VOICE STAFF The " Voice " staff at Fayetteville State Teachers is composed of students and one faculty member as sponsor. Each year the staff and sponsor work very faithfully in publishing the " Voice " . The " Voice " staff desires to continue to publish a paper that the students will be proud of. The paper is sponsored by Mr. J. W. Parker. The staff members are Dorothy Crawley-Editor-in-Chief; George Hicks-Business Manager; George Frink, Ethel Sutton, Malcolm Hawkins -Associate Editors; Elfenia Williams-News Editor; Alexander Vick-Sports Editor; Parrish Drake, Lottie Munn, Myrtle Quick-Reporters; Zebulon Gordon-Exchange Editor; Henry Jones, Bemice Sellers, John Penix -Associate Circulation Managers; Charles Black, George Johnson-Typists; Annie Witherspoon, Selma Langston-Copists. THE COLLEGE CHOIR The College Choral organization is considered a major activity on the campus. It has achieved plausible recognition from its perform- ances in many of the larger cities throughout the United States. Under the direction of Miss Mary Terry and accompaniment of Miss Marian Williams, who share untiring interest in the group, the Choral organization affords adequate opportunity for the finest training possible in the understanding and performance of music, contributes constructively toward the students ' cultural development, and offers the pleasure of fun and travel. The choir, composed of thirty-five singers, men and women, is open to all students of vocal talent. The officers are as follows: President- Bessie Pridgeon; Vice-President-Charles Black; Secretary- Lucy Powell; Assistant-Secretary -Cora Saunders. THE SCIENCE CLUB This organization was organized on January 14, 1950. The purpose of the Science Club is to create an interest in as well as to give a know- ledge of " Science " thereby providing an outlet for the students scientific curiosity. Thus far the club has delved into Photography, Aeronautics, and electricity, and is in anticipation of moving into other scientific fields. All procedures and principles are explained in an informal manner by Mr. Brown, advisor, along with Mr. Flemming and Mr. Jordon. Mr. Charles Richardson, a Junior of Lexington, Kentucky is the President. THE VARSITY CLUB The Varsity Club is one of the most outstanding organizations on the campus. This organization is composed of men and women who have earned a letter in varsity participation. During the school year 1949-50, the organization progressed under the supervision of its able president Willie Carter of Mamaroneck, New York. The Varsity Club is closely associated with the Athletic Committee in aiding in the promotion of athletic events. Believing in the motto: " Learning results from doing activities in wtoch the members become responsible agents " , the Varsity Club strives to instill individuals initiative which will develop skilled leaders to guide individuals to wsrk in groups in order that they may act in physically wholesome and socially sound situations. The Varsity Club is under the faculty sponsorship of Coaches " Gus " Gaines and " Jack " Walker. GRADUATING MEMBERS OF THE VARSITY CLUB Pictured above are the graduating seniors of the Varsity Club. Front Row Left to Right: DeWitt Reid, John Armstrong, Napoleon Manning, Emmett Parker, Thad McCurry, Herbert Spruill, Gus McLaughlin, Malcolm Hawkins, Milton Yaborough and Thomas Simmons. Back Row: Gaither Perkins, Willie Carter, Coach William " Gus " Gaines and George Coburn. Graduating members who are not pictured are Harold Cushenberry, Johnny Gaines, Kenneth White and Everett Fleming. This group of young men will be missed by Coach Gaines and the entire college family. All have excelled either in football or basketball or both. Only two of these young men played on the basketball team this year which won the E.I.A.C. championship. The " sharp shooters " were runner ' s- up in the tournament of Negro colleges of North Carolina which was held in ' Raleigh, North Carolina. Perkins has twice been placed on the All E.I.A.C. team. He was also chosen All State center at the tournament which was held in Raleigh. This year Perkins was captain of the flashy Bronco quintet. The 6 ' 5 " lad from NewRochelle,New York led the Broncos by scoring a total of 493 points this season. Carter the other graduating member of the squad has also made the All E.I.A.C. team. He is also an excellent golfer. During the past two years Carter has won three golf trophies. All graduating seniors were affiliated with the Bronco football team. Coburn and Spruill were choosen All E.I.A.C. end and back respectively. THE GILREATH CLUB The Gilreath Club, whose membership includes the entire student body, meets regularly during one chapel period of each week to discuss topics of social, political, and economic signifi- cance. In the picture above are the officers and advisor. From left to right: Ruth McNair, vice-president. Dr. L. H. Robinson, advisor, EUoree Cunningham, secretary; front center is William McNair, president. Other officers tiot present when the picture was made are: Cora Saunders, pianist, and James Pelham, treasurer. Miss Hattie D. Whyte, Dormitory Matron J. A. Walker, Dean of Men MISS HOMECOMING AND HER ATTENDANTS Homecoming at Fayetteville State Teachers College was the most successful affair of its kind in a number of years with " Miss Home- coming and her attendants reigning over all the activities of the day. They are from left to right Misses Fanny Forney, freshmen, Lincoln, N. C, Eunice George (Miss Homecoming), junior, Whitevllle, N. C, Gladys Bland, senior, Sandford, N. C, and Miss Althea Sparrow, sophomore, Covington, Va. Novembei 4, 1S49 THE VOICE Bronco Co-Captains ..jN,;tiice for tht- aam • " (h jl Uilh The- tonU-sl omlcTl with ;„„ ;u,U. on lop 25-7, W.arn nml for Ihn ovTii mini f os " ! " ' " ' oulsUinclins leu llic ; ' ■ ■■ " " . ' ' i, ir 1 .1, losers, while " Blue Class Build ' led and the half ended with , , ,, - .. r. l ■ Bioncos Icadini; 12-0 Johnson. " Voice Eichaid.son. ..g ll ., 3|.||.|. ..p.-edv " Mc- Thc thud ciuanc-i was onl.v lour £.„,.,.,. „„,, .-xank " Williams .shar- ninulcs old when the Broncos ,..| h ' onois for the Broncos ouktolheaii .- ixijs n om .lohii- ' ' ATHLETICS 4 vnp:75 -:v ns ; .; ■ ball St ;el undei-wa.v before the first of Vovmtcr Good basketball ma- -en.;l will te found m such new- comers as John " Boo " Brown. Al- fred " Skeet ■ Dow-c. Joseph Smith. Fred BiESis and James Canada. Coach Gus Gaines is expecting great thinss from his crew this . ear. In December the " gang " ■ nules with Kenluckv State. Ten- Sla Vii Stat Un X- ' N 4«- -% « A-b he, vets OCT - ' o- 4 14 ' 4- .%» ' v.i A v. i 1 -X.t Ips i|ilf Sdi ' ls fl ' SS slullg lis.ii g ; ' ? =:-=is? III; si Sspg? :ia = S !S2?S 3??S i " 5as saii " -!,3: ills! ia ' -il Nf? ' , i I ; Addie Mae Baldwin Lucy Powell Willie Carter Galther Perkins Forwards Willie Carter Donnell Rogers LeRoy Way William Mack Rufus Dowe Pete EX) we Walter Lewis BASKETBALL TEAM BRONCOS W. A. " Gus " Gaines - Coach A. " Jack " Walker - Asst. Coach Alex Vick - Manager Herbert Spruill - Statistician Lawrence Jackson - 1st Aid Guard s Centers Edward Johnson Gaither Perkln Larry Waddell Marcus Penn Ervin Bit;gs Alfred Dowe Prince Drake John Brown Joseph Smith Smith Costcn Leroy Wii bush FSTC 69 FSTC 39 FSTC 83 FSTC 76 FSTC 50 FSTC 69 FSTC 75 FSTC 49 FSTC 51 FSTC 47 FSTC 76 FSTC 82 FSTC 60 FSTC 60 FSTC 57 FSTC 54 FSTC 81 FSTC 72 1949-50 Ft. Bragg 41 A £, T 41 Kentucky State 77 Winston Salem T.C. 70 Winston Salem T.C. 74 Livingstone 56 Tuskegee 84 Allen Univ. 64 Benedict College 59 S. C. State 32 J. C. Smith Univ. 60 Allen Univ. 67 Morris Br S. C. State J. C. Smith A T Norfolk Div.(Va.S.) Ft. Bragg. 14th Bn. SCOREBOARD FSTC ! FSTC FSTC ■ FSTC ■ FSTC ■ FSTC ■ FSTC I FSTC ( FSTC . FSTC I FSTC ■ FSTC I FSTC ; FSTC f FSTC ! FSTC ; FSTC : FSTC f Eliz. City T.C. Ft. Bragg, 505 Livingstone F.Bragg, COM Eiiz. City T.C. Winston Salem TC Ft. Bragg Med.Bn Benedict A T Norfolk Div Ft. Bragg QM Shaw Univ. N. C. College Storer CoUege Morrlstown F. Bragg, Trk. Bn Eliz. City T.C. One of the most feared aggregations in the state of North Carolina was the 1949-50 ediUon of the Fayetteville SUte Teachers College Broncos, memljers of the Eastern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and Champions for the 1947-48, 48-49, 49-50 seasons of this conference. Under the tutelage of Head Coach " Gus " Gaines ard AssisUnt Coach " Jack " Walker, the Broncos won 25 of 36 games (including tournament play). The Broncos defeated teams of the S. I. A. C. C. I. A. A., E. I. A. C, and Midwest Conferences. The Bronco Motto: " The Broncos Drive " , ijecame a reality as they drove relentlessly over such teams as South Carolina State, Allen University and Ben.-dict College of the Southern Conference., Johnson C. Smith University, Shaw University, ihd Winston- Salem Teachers College of the C. I. A. A., Kentucky State of (he Midwest Conference and ElizalJeth City State Teachers College, Norfolk Unit (Division of Va. State College) and Storer College of the Eastern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference With Captain Gaither Perkins, William Carter (both senior member., of the team) Smith Costen, William Mack, Donnell Rogers, LeRoy Way and Rufus Dowe paving the way the Broncos were the Runners-Up in the State Tournament Championship and ; year the Eastern Intercollegiate conference championship. GIRLS ' BASKETBALL TEAM Broncoettes Guards Missouri Brown Rosa Davis Ruth Edwards Salona Eggleston Annie Lee Gadson Annie Graham Pecolia Jones Jessie McEachin Lucy Powell Alma Waddell AUie Baldwin Naomi Byers Ruth Cunningham Katie Dargan Minnie Duck Rosa Howell Mildred Leak Bessie McDonald Marian Davis Doris Rice (Trainer) Miss Lauraetta J. Taylor, Coach SCHEDULE F.S.T.C.-- 20 F.S.T.C.-- 26 F.S.T.C.-- 35 F.S.T.C.-- 31 F.S.T.C.-- 29 Livingstone 18 Allen 36 S. C. SUte 20 Benedict 29 St. Augustine ' s 28 F.S.T.C. --13 Livingstone 8 F.S.T.C. --18 Allen 30 F.S.T.C. --22 Benedict 34 F.S.T.C. --20 South Carolina State ---21 F.S.T.C. --44 St. Augustine ' s 28 After a lapse of two years, girls ' basketball was revived at Fayetteville State Teachers College. The Broncoettes, under the skilled coaching of Miss L. J. Taylor, rode through to a victorious season with a record of eight wins and four losses, against teams from the two Carolinas. Commendation goes to Alma Waddell, high scorer of the season, with a total of 87 points; Annie Lee Gadson, second, with a total of 74 points . Victories can be attributed to skillful teamwork of Lucy Powell, Mildred Leak, Naomi Byers Rosa Howell, AUie Baldwin, Bessie McDonald and the faith and confidence of the entire squad. ?. 0 K « Tops In Golf ' . t f . - .N ..- .v . " • ' Willie Carter William Carter, Mamaroneck, New York ' s gift to golf, won at a recent Charlotte meet the ' ' medalist " for the second consecutive year. While he is a star at basketball, Carter ' s first love appears to be golf. William Carter, who hails from Mamaroneck, New York, has added another laurel to his list and has broken another record. So also has he won the medalist. The tournament was held at the Meadowbrook Golf course in Charlotte. Here are the scores (all under par): First round — 67. Third round — 66. Second round — 69. Fourth round — 68. For a total of 270 last year on the same course, Carter won medalist with 283. His tournament record during the summer was quite impressive showing six wins out of seven tries. His lone defeat was suffered in the Ray Robinson open golf tournament. Here he was eliminated in the semifinal round. Carter, who finds time to share his knowledge of golf with his fellow-students, has organized on a campus a golf club known as the " Winged Footers. " The purpose of this organization is to diseminate knowledge of and to create interest in golf. The club provides information on four basic aspects of golf - the golf course, the game, the materials, and correct form. AND NOW FAREWELL We will not fear the future days, as we from our Alma Mater go With spirited hearts and determined minds, the light of hope will ever glow. We ' ll always remember when our paths are obstructed by troubles and strife To take courage and strive on to make for ourselves a successful life. We ' ll keep this new life that others will see, pure. For a heart that is true and a soul that is clean, will through the hard-ships of life endure. We won ' t forget to remember, God, His words and deeds will ever be in our hearts. For it ' s only through His guiding hand can we to others a wholesome life impart. We never forget our friends so dear whose faith and wise counsel gave us inspiration. In devotion shall our hearts be bound, and through the years we ' ll reminisce with Kindest thoughts and admiration. We ' ll always cherish the memories of our campus life The gay times, the sad times and those we cannot tell. Though graduation is a glorious day our hearts for a moment are filled with remorse As now at least we say farewell. Class Poet, M. Lucille Brown Compliments Telephone 2587 of McFADYEN MUSIC BENDER ' S DRUG STORE JEWELRY STORE " Near Old Market House ' ' 118 Hay Street HATCHER ' S Fayetteville, N. C. Office Supply ' A School Aid For Every Grade " ' Your School Supply Headquarters " Compliments of 234 Hay St. Dial 4000 Fayetteville, N. C. ANDERS STUDIO 127 Hillsboro Street Compliments S A I Fayetteville, N. C. Dial 6090 Compliments of The NEW K ' s EXCLUSIVE SHOES INC. 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