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Page 146 text:
THE ALPHA STAFF
.Ml editor, Priscilla Keyes, and top salesman,
john Sc-hinimelrnann, pore over ads they trudged
miles to sell.
One of the most difficult and time-consuming
jobs in the production of a yearbook is the writ-
ing and rewriting of copy. Mary Oppenheimer,
this year's copy editor, spent many hours on this
Carol Dalenko, Pat Bowman, Bonnie jones, Karen Brown, Vicky Busch, Joann
Sebastian and john Schimmelmann helped cover yearbook expenses by selling
Four years of experience haxe made our business
manager, Yvonne Nlclloberts. a valuable asset to
the Alpha staff. Planning club pictures, working
on the dummy and handling financial affairs
were just a few of her tasks.
Frank Proctor, sales manager, checks
last minute details with Q hm wh,
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MEET THE ALPHA STAFF
The life of a year book advisor is never easy.
just ask Mr. Reilly! As official helper and censor
for his ambitious little students, he had a good
deal more than his share of headaches, Missed
dinners, late hours, and frayed nerves were also
his portion. The members of the Alpha staff
wish to convey their hopes for his recovery.
Where are the proofs? Did the copy
come back? What's going on this page?
There's a dead-line tomorrow!! Such
were the cries to be heard daily in room
334, home of the harried members of the
Alpha Staff. Under the diI'CCIiOI'1 of Cdi- first and finest yearbook that Ferndale High School will
tor Nancy Brown and advisor Howard CVCY have-
Reilly, staff members scurried around
and managed to meet the final deadline.
It took a great deal of work to turn
out a yearbook having the size and scope
of the Alpha. In it, we have tried to cap-
ture some of the most memorable mo-
ments of the year and to show especially
how our new school has affected us.
Nancy Brown, editor-in-chief, undertook challenging re-
sponsibilities as she worked long and hard to produce the
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Another diligent worker, Judy Thomas, worked hard to The Alpha's Htl editor, Barb McCleary,
idemif ictures type Copy, and do the many other odd worked untiringlv on cartoons and lay-
jobs thiatparose during the last hurried months. outs for Ferndale's first yearbook.
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Part of the job of the Alpha staff was to check copy and
"Do you think we'll have enough to cover ex-
Mary Porteous, Carol Dalenko, and Louise Anderson help
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Judy Thomas, Bud Fowler, and Nancy Brown take a last
look over the yearbook pages before they are sent to the
Yes, it has taken a lot of hard work to
make the Alpha, but we have enjoyed it.
We hope you will find as much pleasure
in reading your 1959 Alpha as we found
in producing it.
L" K !
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Who says we don't meet our deadlines.
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