Fieldale High School - Fieldcrest Yearbook (Fieldale, VA)

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Now is the time to reach out and grasp this opportunity that is ours. ' In our homerooms, we find friends to enjoy during our school life. In our faculty and administration, we find friends who are willing to guide and help us become more able to meet our responsibilities in the future. In our organizations, we learn to get along with people, to lead, and to follow. We choose our own particular clubs according to our special interests. Now is the time to enjoy, to find satisfaction in whatever we do. In our sports a ctiv iti e s , we develop physically. Even more importantis the fact that we develop mentally. Good sportsman- ship and loyalty to the team, whether we win or lose, are lessons we learn now. Many new faces will replace those whom we now know so vividly. Many activities we accomplished with such care will be re- placed with a new pride. In the future we shall engage in similar pursuits, but they will never be the same. New classes, new students, new subjects, and new graduates come with every new school year. This year's FI E L D C R E S T presents NOW to you. This school year will never come back, but as we look through this book tomorrow, next year, or twenty years hence, NOW can come- back in our memories and dreams. Early morning sees a pageant of passing feet making their way into school to begin the day's studies. Hearty appetites and jovial conversation take over during lunch hour in the cafeteria. TABLE OF CONTENTS Title .... . 1 Foreword ........ . 2 Dedication ......... . 4- Administration and Staff . . . 6 Curriculum ....... . 16 Students . . . . 30 Organizations. . . 62 Sports ..... . 84 Features ..... . 94 Index of Students . . 114 Advertisements. . . 118 After "MayIhave your attention, please," David Akers makes the afternoon announcements over the P. A. After the day's work is done, tired students wait System. Mrs. Stultz listens watchfully. patiently for the bus to take them home. 3 4 I WE DEDICATE "NOW" TO YOU MR. EDDIE RAKES To every Senior Class, there is someone who, through his example and service to Fieldale High School, becomes a part of the students' lives. The class of 1961 has found that person to be Mr. Eddie Rakes, coach of the basketball team, assistant principal of the high school, acting principal of the elementary school, former teacher of many of us, and friend to all of us. To you, Mr. Rakes, we dedicate the FIELDCREST. Because of your tremendous influence, We feel that a portion of the life which you now exemplify will be an inspiration to us forever. Mr. Rakes is surrounded by some of his "little ones" at the elementary school. 5 v I . ADMINISTRATION AND STAFF ARE GUIDING FORCE Subtly shaping the course of our high school years are twenty - four men and women who make up our faculty. Along with them, from the administrative stand- point, are the principal, assistant principal, director of instruction, the visiting teacher, and the entire School Board. Other members of the school staff are the school secretary, the cafeteria ladies, five bus drivers, a janitress, anda fireman. All these working together and mindful of the significance of NOW are truly the force which gradually guides us toward a more satisfying life. Faced with the task of attempting to do something constructive for every student' in a system that tries to teach a wide variety of subject matter to all the students, our faculty constantly tries to prepare them- selves to meet this tremendous challenge. Four of our teachers have earned Master's Degrees and one is working on her Doctorate. Q Doing bus duty, Miss Knight diligently sees that the very last student is safely on the bus. Many attend Hlmmer schools, extension classes, and professional conferences. An administrative faculty meeting is held on the second Monday of every month to work out difficulties that arise in the normal routine of each school day. On the third and fourth Mondays of each month, group professional faculty meetings are held during which specific phases of the school program are considered and discussed in an effort to improve the situation. Besides their regular classroom duties, teachers find themselves with many other duties in the school and community. Most teachers are sponsors of one or more of the school clubs, twelve sponsor home- rooms, and all take their turns at bus and hall duty and selling tickets at the ball games. Many aid in community projects and several are Sunday School teachers in their chosen churches. ' "Don't stand in the hall" are familiar words fromthe hall duty teacher, Mrs. Jean Fuller. ADMINISTRATION DIRECTS SCHOOL PROGRAM 1 Seated: Mr. J. Foster Hollifield Superintendent of Henry County Schools Standing: Mr. R. L. Taylor Henry County School Board Horsepasture District Providing the Wisdom in the man- agement of our school is the adminis- trative staff. The School Board of Henry County determines the policies of the school division and, upon recommenda- tion of the superintendent, elects the principals andteachers of Henry County schools. With professional leadership, the superintendent of schools, Mr. J. Foster Hollifield, executes the policies of the local School Board and the State Board of Education. Members of the Henry County School Board are, left to right: Mr. J. N. Holland, Leatherwood District, Mr. George O. Burpeau, Ridgeway District, Mr. H. D. Mr. Branch K. Rives Mr. W. C. Sweitzer Director of Instruction Visiting Teacher Henry County Schools As director of instruction of the entire school program, Mr. Branch K. Rives guides and co-ordinates the work which is done in the schools. Through home contacts and confer- ences with school personnel, students, and others, the visiting teacher, Mr. W. C. Sweitzer, devotes his time princi- pally to those who have special pro- blems. Whittle, Martinsville Districtg Mr. R. L. Taylor Horsepasture DistrictgMr. T. B. Stanley, Reed Creek Districtg and Mr. J. Foster Hollifield, Superintendent MR, ILER COMPLETES THIRD YEAR AS PRINCIPAL Mr. Ronald L. Iler Principal Knowing that the youth of our nation must be educated if our country is to continue as a free people, Mr. Ronald L. Iler is aware of the significance of NOWprobably more than any other per- son at Fieldale High School. By guid- ance, counseling, and encouragement, he endeavors daily to make the students more thoughtful concerning the serious- ness of school work and more attentive in assuming their individual responsi- bility in the successful operation of our school, our community, and the destiny of our nation. Mr. Iler came to Fieldale High from Beaver Dam, Kentucky. He received his B. S. and M. A. Degrees from Western Kentucky State College and has had additional work at the University of Virginia. He is Secretary-Treasurer of District E Principals Association and serves in the same capacity of the Blue Ridge League. He is also Chairman of the Legislative Committee of the Henry County Education Association and is a member of the Fieldale Rotary Club. Mrs. Inez Stultz is com- pleting her ninth year as secre- tary to the principal. Recording grades,typing tests, running off stencils, c o lle c t i n g money, keeping account of school fi- nances, selling supplies, and answering the telephone are but a few of her routine chores. Mrs. Inez Stultz A former graduate of Field- dale High School, Mr. Eddie Rakes returned to his Alma Mater to teach for four years. This year, he became acting principal of the. elementary school, but he still coaches the boys' varsity basketball team. He A received his B. A. Degree from Elon College. Shown with him is his secretary, Jean Plaster. Mr. Eddie Rakes FACULTY COMPOSED OF l3 WOMEN AND ll MEN Mrs. Nell Poston The sponsor of THE SPARK this year and teach- er of the new journalism class is Mrs. Nell Poston. In addition, she has classes of ninth and tenth grade English and is co-sponsor ofthe Senior Class. Mrs. Poston obtained her B. A. Degree at Carson-Newman C olle ge , Jefferson City, Tennessee. She is chair- man of the Professional Standards Committee of the Henry County Education Association. A graduate of Madison College where she received her B. S. Degree, Mrs. Frances Rives teaches eighth grade and senior English. She sponsors an eighth grade homeroom and is co-sponsor of the Student Co-operative Association. She has taken extension classes with the University of Virginia. Mrs. Frances Rives Mr. Paul Zimmerman Besides being director of the B and, Mr. Paul Zimmerman di r e c t s the choral music group, teaches a music appreciation class, and sponsors th e Music Study Class. He attended the University of Pittsburgh and has taken additional summer classes at Madison College. In charge of pupil ac- counting is Mr. James Cassady, one of our new teachers. A graduate of Concord College, Athens, West Virginia, Mr. Cassady t e a c h e s math, English. history, and geography. Mr. James Cassady IO Mrs. Jean Fuller Mrs.Jean Fuller is the teacher of eighth, eleventh, and twelfth grade English, and sponsors a ninth grade homeroom and the Beta Club. She received her B. S. Degree at Longwood, her M.A.. Degree at the Uni- versity of Virginia, and has done extension work at V. P. I. Having a new class of s p e e c h this year, Miss Marie Knight also teaches American government and world history. As agradu- ate of Radford, she received her B. S. Degree in Edu- cation. Miss Knight spon- sors a junior homeroom, the junior and senior plays, one-act play, Dramatic Club, and is co-sponsor of Forensics. Miss Marie Knight 3 as as 'ia aw at M e ' L' fi 1 '--If' .- i':55'if-' - 5.1 ', ,4 'NIE' K Y L , 5 l : i f ' - sf , Q, 2,,1.e,sms3 . 15ggw.:Sg ff1 f'g:u'. saggy ,. ...M g.,...f .f xi -fa.. , s-at ,S . l fwgwtgja , ' gig vw, "1': i15QeSalii, - V: IQGKY53-mi ':f':'? . f '?5f5"5ii-' fQ1 ffy3.. L ' till. lywwgis .8 :...v:MfigQ. Atl.: tw-tg.. ,. 7 1 , . 4 .kai f ...Sf lf, J --'- A at -1 . -. .1 5 M me 5153! S' :Wi --: V 'Vis tg Si. - ' r f .4 as . . 552 jig Ti? . EST 1 ggi?-ag 313355 , ,. 'V my - I me ,age Mk, Xi I 7 4- f. +5 ' 'UFS 5' '-5: T ill, :Jw am. ' 7 - .. Eff- L 5 E5 . -' MRS. MITCHELL WQRKING TOWARD DOCTORATE DEGREE Mrs. Ruby Mitchell Mrs. Ruby Mitchell, teacher of Spanish, senior English, and United States history, received her B. A. Degree at Baylor Uni- versity, Texas, her M. A. Degree at the Interameri- can Universidad, Mexico, and is now working toward her Doctorate. She spon- sors the Spanish Club and one of the eighth grade homerooms and is a V.E. A. Reporter for the Henry County Education Associ- ation. Mr. Mason Pully As teacher of first and second year Latin, Mr. Mason Pully sponsors the Latin Club and an eighth grade homeroom. He re- ceived his B. A. Degree from the University of Virginia and M. S. Degree from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Miss Maxine Thomas During her first year of teaching, Miss Maxine Thomas has c la s s e s in general business and typing I, sponsors the Future Business Leaders of A- me rica, and a ninth grade homeroom. She received her B. S. Degree at Western Carolina College in North Carolina. Ready to serve us with a smile are the cafeteria ladies,left to right: Mrs. R. Pace, Mrs. Bill Gordon, Mrs. C. D. Looney, Miss Joan Crawford, Mrs. Mattie Pace, Mrs. Willie Miles, Mrs. Sam Crawford, and Mrs. Clyde Dodson, cafeteria manager. I I MRS. ROSS HEADS DISTRICT E GUIDANCE SECTION Mrs. Zilla Ross Besides being our Guidance Direc- tor, Mrs. Zilla Ross teaches eighth grade history, sponsors the Future Teachers of America, and coaches de- bating. She received her B. S. Degree at Radford College and is presently workingtoward a Master's Degree from the University of Virginia. She is President of the District E Guidance Section of the Virginia Education Asso- ciation and a member of the Handbook Committee of the Henry County Edu- cation Association. Our Distributive Edu- The new Driver Train- cation teacher is Mr. Arnold Lucas. He graduated from R i c h m o n d Professional Institute of the College of William and Mary where he received his B. S. Degree. He is sponsor of the Dis- tributive Education Club. Mr. Arnold Lucas Having received her B. A. Degree from the Wom- an's College of the Uni- versity of North Carolina, Mrs. Mary Taylor teaches chemistry and biology and sponsors a tenth grade homeroom. Mrs. Mary Taylor ing teacher at Fieldale High is Mr. William Diehl. He received his B. S. Degree from C o n c o r d College, Athens, West Virginia, and has done extension work from Virginia Polytechnic Institute. Mr . William Diehl I2 FIVE NEW TEACHERS-JOIN FIELDALE FACULTY us uf N., sw s x Miss Irene Elrod Mr. Graham Merritt Mrs. Linda Frazier As agraduate of Emory and Henry College where she received her B.A. De- gree, Miss Irene Elrod is librarian and sponsors the Library Club. She is a member of the Fieldale Methodist Church where she is aSunday School teacher and a member of the Choir. She is also a member of the Teacher Welfare Committee of the Henry County Education Association. Waiting for the 3:20 bell to take us home are three of the bus drivers, left to right: Mr. Baxter Thomas, Mr. Jimmy Cassell, and Mr. Albert Walker. The new shop teacher, Mr. Graham Merritt, is a native of Dover, North Carolina. Besides teaching general shop, Mr. Merritt also t e a c he s mechanical drawing and architectural drawing. He received his B. S. Degree at East Caro- lina College in Greenville, North Carolina. I3 Health, first aid, driver education, and physical education are the subjects taught by Mrs. Linda Fra- zier, one of the new teach- ers at F. H. S. She is a graduate of Radford College where she received her B. S. Degree. Our Janitress, Mary Agnew, spends many hours after we have gone home to get our building ready for the next day. GUR THREE COACHES ARE NATIVES OE FIELDALE Mrs. Mary Robertson A native of Henry Coun- ty, Mrs. Mary Robertson is completing her fifth year as head of the Home Economics Department. She graduated from Radford College with a B. S. Degree and spon- sors the Future Home- makers of America. .LF Mr. Jerry Slaughter A former graduate of Fieldale High School, Mr. Jerry Slaughter is now in his third year on the faculty. Besides the full load of boys' physical education classes, he is also assistant varsity coach, junior varsity coach, and co-sponsor of the Beta Club. He received his B.S. Degree at E lon College, North Carolina. Mrs. Delores Eanes Mrs. Delores Eanes is also a former graduate of Fieldale High. She received her B. S. Degree in Edu- cation from Longwood Col- lege and returned to her hometown to teach eighth grade science. She co- sponsors the S. C. A., and eleventh grade homeroom, and coaches the girls' varsi- ty and junior varsity basket- ball teams. An unexpected shot of Mr. Iler and Mr. Stegall, Special Henry County Officer. Mr. Stegall each day faithfully sees us safely across the street before Mr. Iler and Mr. Rives take time out-for lunch at school, at noon, and after school. the cafeteria. I4 FACULTY MEETINGS ARE HELD TWICE A MONTH Faculty meetings are held in the library. Waiting for the meeting to begin are, reading from front to back, first row: Mr. Iler, Mr. Merritt, Mr. Cassady, Miss Elrod, Mrs. Frazier: second row: Miss Thomp- For a number of years, we knew Mr. Hubert Smith as Office Manager at Field- crest Mills. Now, as a member of our faculty, he teaches algebra I and II general mathematics, and sponsors a tenth grade homeroom. He received his A. B.Degree from Randolph Macon College and has pre- viously taught several years at the University of North Carolina. I Mr. Hubert Smith Agraduate of Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia with aB.S. Degree, Miss Nan Thompson now teaches one class each of shorthandl and II, typing I and II, and bookkeeping. She is spon- sor of the FIELDCREST, co-sponsor of the Senior Class, and is on the Public Relations Committee of the Henry County Education Association. Miss Nan Thompson son, Mrs. Robertson, Miss Knight, Mr. Slaughter, Mr Zimmerman, Mr. Smith, third row: Mr. Pully, Mrs Mitchell, Mrs. Fuller, fourth row: Mrs. Rives, Mrs Poston, Mrs. Taylor. Mr. Ernest Bowman, a new teacher at F.H.S., re- ceived his B. S. Degree at Madison College. He teaches math, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and sponsors a ninth grade homeroom. He has done extension work at Bridgewater C o lle g e , Columbia University, and Duke University. Mr. Ernest Bowman I5 'Wi Vi! 3 1 I' ACADEMIC PRGGRAM IS COLLEGE PREPARATORY Mildred Thawley, Jerry Purcell, Audrea Turner, and R. B. Hundley look on attentively as Mary Jane Pickup, Eddie Gibson, Violet Hubbard, David Ader- The Academic program includes those courses essential as preparation for pur- suing work in a college. College entrance requirements Vary at different institutions. Each student must determine as soon as possible what college he expects to attend so that his high school courses will meet these requirements. Required courses for the Academic program are: five units in English, two in hold, and Joretta Nester display their projects from Chaucer's England. lab science, two in mathematics, one in U. S. history, one in government, one in world history, andthree years of health and physi- cal education. If a student plans to go into engineering, one year of mechanical draw- ing is required. He must take five addition- al courses selected from math, science, and foreign languages. Then he must take four other electives which may be any of the courses offered in the curriculum. As a part of their study of Western literature, the junior English class enjoys singing "Sweet Betsy from Pike." CURRICULUM CDFFERS FGRTY-SIX VARIOUS COURSES Jonathan Swift oncewrote, "When time is once passed, there is no recalling it." So it 'is in relation to the opportunities that are ours each year of our school life. How we use these years of ,opportunities will have a profound significance on our lives, for every hour lost now in worth-while endeavor is lost forever. A part of the philosophy of Fieldale High School is that every young person should have the opportunity to participate in an education- al program which will better fit him for life in a complex society. The curriculum of our school is organized in such a way as to provide an opportunity for adequate prepa- ration of those students who plan to enter college and those students who plan im- mediately to enter the world of work. The courses are divided into three specific programs: Academic, Vocational, and General. After careful consideration of these programs by the student, in co-oper- ation with the guidance director, school administrators, and with parental under- standing and consent, a specific program is selected by the student. This program is followed through the four years of high school, changes may be made with approval of the school authorities and the student's parents. The school is fully accredited by the Virginia State Department of Education and the Southern I Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. It isapart of the twelve- year school system. K ' A total of 46 various courses are offered, many of which are required and others are electives. The courses offered are as fol- lows: five in English and grammar, five in mathematics including arithmetic 8, algebra I and II, plane geometry, and solid geometry- trigonometry, three in science including science 8, biology, and chemistry, five in social studies' including history 8, .world geography, world history, U. S. history, and American government, six in business in- cluding general business, typing I and II, shorthand I and H, and bookkeeping, four in home economics including home economics I, II, III, and IV, four in foreign languages including Latin I and 11 and Spanish I and II, four in industrial arts including gene ral shop, machine woodwork, mechanical drawing, and advanced drawing, three in music including choral music, band, and music appreciation, three years of health and physical education, and one each of speech, distributive edu- cation and journalism. Mrs. Poston explains the legend of the albatross in "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" to Paul Jones in a typical English class. .Q an -if if GENERAL PROGRAM IS NON SPECIALIZED COURSE and Irene Hedgecock perfect their Spanish by hearing Spanish students, Shelby Isley, Mary Ann Gusler, N The General program is the basic high school course. It is for those students who wishagood, practical education rather than the specialized academic or vocational work. The required courses for the General program are the same as those required for the Academic program. The differenw be- Jeanette Setliff improves h e r articulation in speech class as Miss Knight notes her progress. the correct pronunciation of Spanish words under the direction of Mrs. Mitchell. tweenthe twoprograms lies in the electives which a student must take. He must take four electives following a co-ordinated and sequential pattern of subjects involving math, science, foreign language, and! or vocational subjects. Five other electives must be chosen from any inthe curriculum. Donna Daniel learns about a Roman wedding through her Latin translation. V VOCATIONAL PROGRAM GIVES PRACTICAL TRAINING Ballots from the mock election are counted by Carolyn Rakes, Barbara Wyatt, Randy Joyce, David Akers, and David Jones, members of the American government class. The Vocational program provides stu- dents with an opportunity to acquaint them- selves with the fundamental principles of business, home economics,industrialarts, and distributive education. The required courses of the Vocational program arethe same as those required for Under the watchful eye of Mr. Cassady, Jackie Fudge diagrams a coal shaft in World geography. An enlightening report on the ancient Egyptians is given by Jimmy Joyce to the World history class. the Academic and General. As in the other two programs th e difference lies in the electives. The student must choose three orfour electives from one of the vocational areas. Also, he must take five or six other courses from any that are offered in the curriculum. Lewis Eanes, Mary Ann Gusler, Mildred Byrd, and Jimmy Stultz prepare to debate on the presidential candidates, Mr. Nixon and Mr. Kennedy, with Mrs. Mitchell serving as moderator. SELECTED FEW MAY TAKE ADVANCED SUBJECTS A The principle of percentages is demonstrated by Shirley Bryant and Penny Whitlock as Mr. Smith looks on. A few students in the eighth grade are permitted with parental consent to take al- gebra 9 or math 9 instead of eighth grade arithmetic or take the first year of a foreign language rather than history 8. The selection of students who are per- mitted to take this advanced work is based Two intersecting planes are drawn by B. J. Carter in solid geometry. upon such factors as intelligence test scores, reading t e s t scores, achievement t e s t scores, and academic standing. The reason for allowing certain students to take advanced courses in the eighth grade is to make it possible for them to take certain advanced subjects in the twelfth grade. ' Mr. Smith explains how to plot a graph to Frankie Barker and Connie Shelton in algebra class. CHANGE IS MADE IN GRADUATICN REQUIREMENTS With Mrs. Eanes, Teresa Moore and Jerry Mabry learn more about the care and feeding of fish in science class. Requirements for those students gradu- ating in 1961 and 1962 are 18 credits. When these graduates were eighth graders, credit was not given for eighth grade courses. In 1958, a revision was made of the required credits for graduationg the major change In chemistry, Mrs. Taylor explains to Rebecca Prillaman and Terry Britton the combining capacity of chemicals. made was that credit would be given for eighth grade subjects and that students graduating in 1963 and after would be re- quiredto have 22 1X2 credits. This require- ment fulfills those of the State Department of Education and those of Henry County. Mrs. Taylor points out the parts ofthe human brain to Bobbie Martin and Reece Haynes during a biology lesson. CLASS STATUS DEPENDS UPON CREDITS EARNED Jackie Palmer shows his architectural drawing MY- Merritt aids CCY Via iii the C0ml9iefi0ii Of hiS project to Mr. Merritt while Kenneth Whitlow watches. mechanical drawing Pfoject- Under the new requirement system, in Under the old system, for those stu- order to be classed as a Freshman, a stu- dents who were classed as eighth graders dent must have 3 1X2 creditsg as a Sopho- before 1958, it is necessary to have 3 1X2 mo re, 8g as a Junior, 12 U25 and as a credits to be classed as a Sophomoreg 8 as Senior, 16 1f2. a Juniorg and 12 as a Senior. As the sound of busy activity drifts over the shop, students work diligently to complete their tasks. 23 ALL MUST TAKE THREE YEARS OF PHYSICAL ED The parts of an engine are pointed out by driver Carolyn Arnold and Faye Harris demonstrate the education instructor, Mr. Diehl, to Bobby Martin. correct way to administer artificial respiration. Health and physical education is re- quired of all students inthe eighth, ninth, and tenth grades. Gymnastics, individual and team sports, and health education classes make up the course. In the tenth grade, driver education is also included. Students are not only trained in the rules of such sports as baseball, basketball, soccer, volleyball, and bowling, but also in the rules of good sportsmanship in play. In these classes outstanding talent is dis- covered, and these students are encouraged to try out for the varsity teams. Boys' physical education classes learn better coordination through such sports as basketball. HOME EC. DEPARTMENT HAS LATEST EQUIPMENT What's cooking? Something new and delicious promise Shirley Bryant, Aldah Meyers, and Rebecca Prillaman. Located in the new addition of the school, the Home Economics Department has for the students' use the latest equipment including two stoves, a refrigerator, a freezer, eight Proper rules and the social graces of dining is Selecting a pattern for that new dress poses a problemfor sewing students, Betty Crawford, Mildr Thawley, and Gwen Dalton. sewing machines, a washer, and a dryer The classes include training in child care clothing, family economics, family relations foods, health, and housing. ed 9 ! properly demonstrated by Jo Ann Mullins and Sue A new hair-do for Carolyn Arnold, compliments Jones. of Elaine Harris, is approved by Mrs. Robertson. MUSIC COURSES ARE AMONG THE MOST ENJOYABLE While the music appreciation class listens atten- tively, Mr. Zimmerman reads the life of Tchaikovsky. Band is a class that is open to all stu- dents. A student may take it all five years of high school and receive one-half credit each year. Choral music is open only to those students who have an aptitude in singing, l Mr. "Zim" shows Becky Barnard how to get those deep, rich tones from those twisted tubings of brass. and one-half credit is also offered. Mostly Juniors and Seniors take music appreciationg however, others may take it if their schedule permits. A full credit is given for the course. Students of the choral music class blend their voices in song under the expert direction of Mr. Zimmerman. TYPING PROVES TO BE A POPULAR ELECTiVE Mr. Lucas smilingly gives his class in distribu- Each student in Miss Thomas's typ ing class tive education some points of good salesmanship. In distributive education, students re- ceive classroom instruction in the mornings at school, and in the afternoons, they go to their respective j obs for on-the-job training. A student earns two credits when taking D.E. The business course is especially for students interested in doing clerical, book- keeping, or secretarial wo rk . However, works diligently to exceed his own record in typing speed. many students take typing as an elective because they want to learn to type for their own use. In the Business Department there are twenty-four manual typewriters, an electric typewriter, an adding machine, anda mimeo- graph. Miss Thompson's bookkeeping class listens with interest to her explanation of ruling and balancing the Cash account. l 27 JOURNALISM CLASS PUBLISI-IES SCHOOL NEWSPAPER 1 Exact measurement is necessary when preparing THE SPARK for the publisher as these five know too well-- Jerry Purcell, Mrs. Poston, Mary Ann Gusler, Mona Bishop, and Joy Smith. The guidance program, as organized in our school, helps the student select his courses and activities in high school, adjust properly to school situations, and plan in- telligently for the future. Records are kept inthe guidance office giving such information concerning each student as his attendance, health, scholarship, work habits, participa - tion in extra-curricular activities, special aptitudes, interest, and abilities, work ex- perience and vocational preference. Mrs. Ross, our guidance director, ad- ministers standard tests and interprets the results to both the student and parent. She obtains the most recent information avail- able on a variety of occupations and collects the latest college and other specialized school catalogues. She helps students in using these catalogues and in deciding upon colleges and vocations. She makes known to the students scholarship and other student aid information. Sh e distributes colleg e board examination applications and assists the college-bound student in completing these. The journalism class, which met the fourth period under the direction of Mrs. Poston, studied newspaper fundamentals and published THE SPARK. Daily classwork and countless afternoon and night sessions gave us a school paper we looked forward to eagerly. Six editions were issued during the year. Columns that made the paper mor e appealing were: "The Student for Studentsl of the Month," a column that honored an outstanding student, "Newsettes," which gave choice bits about people and activities of the school, and "The Inquiring Reporter,"which quoted students' opinions concerning int e r - esting topics. Ralph Gunter receives guidance from Mrs. Ross concerning his future plans. ALL STUDENTS ARE INSTRUCTED IN LIBRARY USE Magazines in the Library keep us well informed on current events. Connie Shelton reads about current progress in education. Our well-equipped library is open to the students throughout the entire school day. Miss Elrod, the librarian, is on duty a half hour before school and after school for the benefit of those students who want to use the library at these times. All students are instructed in the use of library materials. Classwork involving Movies add interest to class activities. Mis s Elrod helps David Akers get the projector ready for a class movie. the use of the library is given through the year inthe different classes giving the stu- dents an opportunity for exploring and for leisure reading. Movies, filmstrips, recordings, and other audio-visual materials are ordered and handled through the library. In preparation for a class report, Betty Crawford, Glenda Anderson, and Judy Merriman utilize the reference books in the library. i B J CARTER ELECTED PRESIDENT OE SENIOR CLASS Leading the Senior Class through its most important and final year are the Senior Class officers. Left to right, seated: Mrs. Nell Poston, co- sponsor, Nancy Foley, S. C. A. repre- sentative, Miss Nan Thompson, co-sponsor. Se c ond row: Bar- bara Wyatt, treasurer, B. J. Carter, president, Billy Prilla- man, vice president, Jerry Pur- cell, S. C. A. representative, Jean Plaster, secretary. DAVID GRIFFIN ADERHOLD Varsity Basketball Manager 9, Jr. Hi-Y 9, Sr. Hi-Y 10, Spanish Club l0--Trea- surer, Varsity Basketball 10, 11, 12, Dramatic Club 10. ELVA MAE ADKINS Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 9, F. T. A. 9, Dramatic Club 10, Band 9, 10, 11, 12, S. C. A. 10, ll, Varsity Basketball 9, 10, 11, 12-- Co-Captain, Beta Club 11, 12, FIELD- CREST Staff 11, SPARK Staff 11, 12, Homecoming Attendant 12. DAVID RONALD AKERS Safety Patrol 9, 10, J. V. Basketball 9, 10, Spanish Club 10--Secretary, 11, Var- sity Basketball 11,12, Beta Club 1l,l2-- President, FIELDCREST Staff 11,l2. MACK JOYCE ARNOLD, JR. Band 9,10,11,12--Reporter, Manager J. V. Basketbal19, Jr.Hi-Y9--Vice Presi- dent, S. C. A. 9, 11, Spanish Club 10,11, Music Study Club 12--Vice President, Varsity Basketball 12. FIELDALE. HIGH ENROLLS 445 STUDENTS In September, four hundred and forty- five s t u d e nt s poured into the halls and classrooms of Fieldale High to begin the new s ch 001 y e a r . This was the largest enrollment that Fieldale had ever had in the history of the school. The students came -not only from Fiel- dale but from many communities around, which include Pleasant Grove, Villa Heights, Koehler, and Collinsville . Most of the students were t r a n s p o r t e d to school by bus, however, many of them drove their own cars or walked. As s c h o ol began, there was a feeling of excitement. Inthe back of each student's mind, there was an aw a r e n e s s that this was the time! NOW was the hour! Four hundred and forty-five eager young people --eager because this was the year of grad- uationg this was the year that the junior was in sight of his goal, the sophomore was an upperclassmang the freshman was just beginning his climb with anticipation, and the eighth g r ade r had gotten to high school at last. The personality of the school was char- acterized by an u nu s ual friendliness, an enthusiastic school spirit, and a general feeling of well-being. Fieldale High was a school the students were proud of. Now, as we look at the familiar faces of those who made up the personality of our school, we are a little sad in knowing that the year is gone but happy in remembering that it was a good one. Below, students are shown leaving the building during a fire drill. The building is usually evacuated in an orderly manner in less than a minute and a half. - RANDY JOYCE HEADS S.C.A. REGINA LYNN BAKER J. V. Basketbal19,105 F.H.A. 9,10,11,125 Majorette 10,11,125 Varsity Basketball 11,125 S.C.A. Alternate 12. JOHN EUGENE BARKER D. E. Club 12. PEGGY WILLIAMS BERRY F. H. A. 9,10,115 Varsity Basketball 9,10,115 Dramatic Club 105 Sr. Tri-Hi-Y 105 Band 9, 10, 115 F. B. L. A. 105 F.H. A. Homecoming Queen 105 Maid of Honor in Homecoming Court 115 Jr. Play 115 Beta Club 11, 125 D. E. Club 12--Vice President. MARY ANNE BRAMMER Library Club 95 F.B.L.A. 105 Beta Club 11, 125 SPARK Staff 12. CAROLYN SHIRLEY BROWN At Previous School: Class Treasurer 95 Debating 95 At Fieldale: F. H. A. 10-- District Songleader, 11--Reporter5 S.C. A. 10,11.125 Band 9,1O,11,125 Majorette 11,125 Dramatic Club 11,125 D. E. Club 12. FLOYD HENLEY BRYANT, JR. Sr. Hi-Y 105 J. V. Basketball 105 Var- sity Baseball 10,11,125 Varsity Basket- ball 10,11,125 FIELDCREST Staff 10,11, 12. WALTER LEROY ASHLEY D. E. Club 11,12. 33 ,sf yvfh . '-qu, AUDITORIUM IS SENIOR HOMEROOM REGINA RUTH BURCH F.H.A. 10,11,125 Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 9--Pre- sident5 Library Club 9-- President5 FIELDCREST Staff 11,125 SPARK Staff 12. BARNEY JEFFERSON CARTER, III J. V. Basketball 9,105 S. C. A. 105 Latin ,if Club 10, 115 Sr. Hi-Y5 Class President 10,125 Varsity Basketball 11,125 Dra- matic Club ll, 12. Q BARBARA CHRISTINE CHARD I F.H.A. 95 Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 95 S. C.A. 95 ' .1 ' . . L., Latin Club 105 Sr. Tri-Hi-Y 10,11-- Chaplin, SPARK Staff 115 Class Presi- , '5,, gg dent 115 Beta Club 11, 12--Treasurer5 FIELDCREST staff 10,11,12--Assistant f Editor5 D. A. R. Award 12. l PAUL KENNETH COPE LAND wwf' -. Spanish Club 10, 11. JESSIE ROBERT CUNDIFF Jr. Hi-Y 95 Sr. Hi-Y 105 Firefighters 10, 11,125 S. C. A. 10,115 SPARK Staff 115 Varsity Baseball 115 Latin Club 115 4-H Club 9, 10, 11, 12--President. JAMES MARION DOSS ANTHONY HUNTER DURHAM Jr. Hi-Y 95 Spanish Club 105 J. V. Bas- ketball 9, 105 Varsity Basketball 11. 34 SEVENTY-ONE SENIORS RECEIVE CLASS RINGS With the arrival of those long- awaited class rings, which symbolized achieve- ment gained by four years of hard work, the Seniors now felt that they had ad- vanced one more step t ow ar d their goal- - graduation in June. RONNIE DEAN EGGLESTON Firefighters 9, 10,'11, 12, 4-H Club 9, 10--President. NANCY CAROL FOLEY At Previous School: F. H. A. 9, 10, Jr. Red Cross 10, At Fieldalez F. H. A. 11, 12, Beta Club 11, 12, S. C. A. 12. CARL EDWARD GIBSON, JR. J. V. Basketball 9, S. C. A. 9, Varsity Basketball 10, 11, 12, Varsity Baseball 9, 10, 11, 12, Beta Club 11, 12, SPARK Staff 11, 12, FIELDCREST Staff 12. RALPH ERNEST GUNTER 4-H Club 9, 10, ll, 12, Firefighters 11, 12, D. E. Club 12. 35 CAPS AND GOWNS ARE ORDERED IN FEBRUARY To say we were thrilled is an inadequate expression of our feelings when we were measured for caps and gowns. The time of graduation, which we had dreamed of for so long, was now getting nearer and near- er. Here, B. J. Carter, class president, measures Mild r e d Thawley, while Jean Plaster, class secretary, keeps the record. JANE VAN HALL Glee Club 9, Music Study Club 10,125 All- State Chorus 113 D. E. Club 12--Reporter. GEORGIA MAE HORSLEY F.H.A. 9, 11, 123 F. H. A. Homecoming Queen 12, Library Club 10, Sr. Tri-Hi- Y 115 Band 12. VIOLET SUE HUBBARD Library Club 9, 12, F. T. A. 10g Spanish Club 105 Beta Club 11, 125 SPARK Staff 12 EZRA HAMILTON HUDSON 36 EIGHTEEN SENIORS ARE BETA MEMBERS MICHAEL MARSHALL HUNDLEY Jr. Hi-Y 9g Class Secretary 95 Dramatic Club 10, 11, 12gJ. V.Basketba1l 10, 11 Co-Captain, Class Vice President 10 Varsity Basketball 11, Band 11,l2. ROBERT BAYLOR HUNDLEY J. V. Basketball 9, 10, Class Secretary 9, 103 Varsity Baseball 10, 11, 12, Var- sity Basketball 11, 12--Co-Captain, Class Vice President 11, SPARK Staff 12. IVA RUTH JARRETT Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 9--Secretary, Spanish Club 105 Sr. Tri-Hi-Y 11, 12--Trea- surerg F. B. L. A. 11, 12. DAVID EUGENE JONES Jr. Hi-Y 9--President, Band 9, 10, 113 Music Study Club 10, 11- -Vice President, Boy"s State 11, Beta Club 11, 12, S. C. A. 12--Vice President. SANDRA RAYE JONES Dramatic Club 93 Jr. Varsity Basketball 95 Junior Class Play 113 Spanish Club 10, 11, 12. HESTER MARIE JOYCE Library Club 10, F. H. A. 11g D. E. Club 12. JANICE FAYE JOYCE At Previous School: Library Club 93 Choir 9g F. B. L. A. 103 At Fieldale: F. B. L. A. 11, Dramatic Club 11, 123 Varsity Basketball 11g Junior Play 11, Assistant Director of District One Act Play 115 D. E. Club 12--Historian.. . M-- f,,,v,.af+.s.r.fQ 'UJIW - .ZfZfft51f!:iIl', ..,:. J 'fmixz If I .,,- ,fy 1, ,.,,.,,, A CLASS PLAY IS HUGE SUCCESS MARTHA LYNN JOYCE F H A 95 J. V. BaSketba1l9g Glee Club 10 Band 11, 12, Music Study Club 12-- ,I M Qw if' . ' 8 . R . . is ,arf 1 its 4 S 3 4? . T. ,, , I 1 . '25, K . A Avgh i 1 P ,I ' Historian. JAMES RANDOLPH JOYCE Jr. Hi-Y 95 Sr. Hi-Y 10, S. C. A. 9, 11, 12--Pre sidentg Band 10--Treasurer, FIELDCREST Staif10, 11, 12--Business Manager, F.B.L.A. 10--Vice President, Boys' Public Speaking 10, Music Study 10, 11--T re asur e r g SPARK Staff 11, Beta 11, 12, Boys' State 11, Basketball Scorekeeper 10, 11, 12. EDWIN DAVID KING Firefighters 9, 10, 11, 12. PATRICIA BLYE KIRKS Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 9, Library Club 9, Dra- matic Club 10, 11, Latin Club 11, Music Study Club 12. CAROLYN INMAN LAWSON At Previous School: F.H.A. 9, At Fiel- dale: Basketball Manager 10, F.H.A. 10, F.H.A. 10, 11, Dramatic 11, 12. KENNETH WAYNE LUTHER Firefighters 9, 10, 11, 12, D. E. Club 11, 12. BRENDA LEE MARTIN Class Reporter 95 J. V. Cheerleader 9, 10, F.H.A. 9, 10, 11, 12, Music Study Club 10, 11, F.B.L.A. 10, 11, Varsity Cheerleader 11, 12, Class Secretary 11, SPARK Staff 12, FIELDCREST Staff 12. SENIORS SPONSGR BLOODMOBILE FOR THIRD YEAR At the Bloodmobile, 163 pints of blood were given by the people of Fieldale and surrounding communi- ties. This was 38 over the goal of 125 pints. The donors included several members of the Senior Class. At left, Randy Joyce and Jerry Purcell dis- play one of the many posters made to direct donors to the Bloodmobile. JAMES WILBERT MERRIMAN 4-H Club 9, 10, D. E. Club 12. MICHAEL CLAY MERRIMAN Jr. Hi-Y 9, Spanish Club 9, 10, J. V Basketball 10, 11. JORETTA KATHERINE NESTER J. V. Cheerleader 9, F. H. A. 9, 10, 11 12, Majorette 10, 11, 12, Beta Club 11 12. JACIGE RICHARD PALMER 4-H Club 9, Safety Patrol 9, Firefighters 10, 11, 12. MARY JANE PICKUP F. H. A. 9, S. C. A. 9, Class Chaplin 10, Latin Club 10, Debating 10, 11, 12, SPARK Staff 10--Associate Editor, 11-- Editor, FIELDCREST Staff 10, 11, 12-- Editor, Sr. Tri- Hi- Y 10, 11--Vice President, Beta Club 11, 12. 39 TWENTY-EIGHT SENIORS PLAN TO ATTEND COLLEGE In order to plan their future careers, many Seniors , like Ronnie Setliff and Barbara Chard, m ad e frequent trips to the Gui- dance Office to look through col- lege catalogues and pamphlets. Applications to the various col- leges were made early in the year. Several c o l l e g e s required the app li c a nt t o satisfactorily complete the College Board Ex- amination. JOSEPH DOUGLAS PLASTER 4-H Club 93 Class President 93 Fire- fighters 9, 10, 11, 12. NORMA JEAN PLASTER Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 9--T r e a su r e PQ Class Treasurer 93 Library Club 9, 10--Pre- sidentg HomecomingAttendant 103 S.C.A. 10,11, 12, Varsity Basketball 11,123 Junior Play 11, Beta Club 11, 12, FIELD- CREST Staff 123 Class Secretary 123 Homecoming Queen 12. CLAUDE WILLIAM PRILLAMAN Band 11, 123 Class President 113 Var- sity Basketball 11, 123 Music Study Club 11, 123 S. C. A. 12, Class Vice President 12. JERRY THOMAS PURCELL J.V. Basketball 9, 10? Baseball 10, 11, 12g Sr. Hi-Y 103 FIELDCREST, Staff 10, 11, 12, S. C. A. 10, 11, 123 Varsity Basketball 123 SPARK Staff 12. PROM IS FESTIVE OCCASION CECELLA ANN RAKES 5 F. H. A.9,10, 115 Library Club 11-- 7 Secretary5 SPARK Staff 11, 12. HARRIET CAROLYN RAKES Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 95 F. T. A. 95 Class Trea- surer 95 Latin Club 10--Reporterg Class Secretary 105 FIELDCREST Staff 10, 11, 125 Majorette 11, 125 Secretary of Band 125 Music Study Club 11, 125 Beta Club 11, 12. JERALD RONALD SETLIFF J. V. Basketball 95 Band 9, 10, 11, 125 Varsity Baseba1110, 115 Spanish Club 115 Class Chaplainllg Junior Play 115 One Act Play 115 Senior Play 115 Music Study Club 11, 12--Treasurer. MARIE ELIZABETH SHELTON F. H. A. 9, 10, 11--Vice President, 12-- Treasurerg Music Study Club 11, 12. DANIEL RODGER SHELTON D. E. Club 12. LINDA LOY SHEVOS At Previous School: French Club 9: F.B. L.A. 105 At Fieldale: F. B. L. A. 115 D. E. Club 125 Varsity Basketball 12. MARY ANN SHIRES F. H. A. 9, 10--President,11--Secre- taryg S. C . A . Representative 125 Beta 11,12--vice P1-esidemg SPARK staff 11, 125 F. B. L. A. 11--Secretary5 FIELD- CREST Staff 12. eggs? W' '- .ff X 1 .H . 1 arr.. 'fifty M E ai? 3 f m 4 mm? 'Wm ff W? as was f ,.ca'f.aW . .Q sins 1, ,- ' .args L A JEAN PLASTER IS HOMECOMING QUEEN JANET MARIE SMITH F. H. A.9, 10, 11--Songleader, 12-- Historiang F.B.L.A. 11, S.C.A. Rep- resentative 113 Sr. Tri-Hi-Y 113 SPARK Staff 11, J. V. Basketball 11--Co-Cap- tain3 FIE LDCREST Staff 125' Varsity Basketball 12 . fig! 3 -, ' f 1, V I S I 1 .5313 z A RUBY JOY SMITH Jr. Tri-Hi-Y9--Vice President3 Library Club 93 SPARK Staff 10, 11, 12, F. B. L. A. 11, 12--President3 Dramatic 11-- Treasurer3 Beta 11, 12--Secretaryg FIELDCREST Staff 123 Madonna 12. FRANCES ANN SPENCER Glee Club 93 Music Study Club 10, 11, 123 D. E. Club 12. JOHN SPENCER Music Study Club 123 Firefighters 12. MYRTLE ELLEN STONE Glee Club 93 Class Vice President 93 Library Club 103 Spanish Club 10, 11, F.H.A. 11, 12--President3 Beta 11,123 SPARK Staff 12, FIELDCREST Staff 12. MILDRED ANNE THAWLEY Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 93 F,.T .A . 9--Historian3 Latin Club 103 Sr. Tri-Hi-Y 10, 11, SPARK Staff 10, 11, Jr. Red Cross 113 FIELDCREST Staff 11, 12, Dramatic 11, 12, Beta 11, 12, Jr. Play 11, F.H.A. 12. ALMA DALE TILLEY F. H. A.9, 10, 113 F. B, L. A.11, SPARK staff 12. 42 J HARD WORK AND FUN TOO DESCRIBE OUR YEAR "When shall we three meet again, in thu nd e r , lightning, or in rain." Carolyn Rake s hears Ellen Stone r e cite some of the many lines we had to learn from MACBETH. AUDREA FAE TURNER Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 95 SPARK Staff 10,113 Dramatic 10--Treasurer, 11,125 Beta 11--ChaplaingJr.Red Cross 11--Secre- tary-Treasurer, S. C. A. 11, 12, FIELD- CREST Staff 11, 12--Assistant Business Manager, F. B. L. A. 11-Secretary, F. H. A. 12. BILLY JOE TUTTLE Firefighters 9, 10, 11, 12, D. E. Club 12--Treasurer. BUDDY LEE TUTTLE Firefighters 10, 11, 12, Sr. Hi-Y 105 D. E. Club 11--President, 12--Trea- surer. GALE WARREN WALKER Class President 95 Jr. Hi-Y 93 J. V. Basketball 10, 11--Manager, Baseball 10--Manager, Dramatic 10, 11, 125 Firefighters 10, 11, 12, Band 9, 10, 11, 123 Class Treasurer 11, Jr. Play 115 One Act Play 11g Music Study Club 12. FIFTEEN SEINIORS PLAN TO ENTER BUSINESS WORLD ., : 'fe 2 9 My fx 92' " 5 . , it 5 ,.,. ,. ,, . 1 ,J A Q Q , has ,,if!'1gg1 w ,1, , Mis, SAZ Q-icq f f I 5.1 g. I , g, 453-.55 f - , R A ' t cf ' A I is . . . . K 35.9, , ff USVI p , T ,S,S,S,,, , 1 g AL 3 Besides those seniors who planned to make Business their vocation, there were others who took typing just for personal use. Here, special help is received by David Aderhold from Miss Thomas on a. typing problem. DONNA DEAN WELLBORN Jr. Tri-Hi-Y 93 F.H.A. 10, 11, 12, Dra- matic Club 11, 12--Vice Presidentg Music Study Club 12. JAMES KE NNE TH WHITLOW INA ROSE WILLIAMS Library Club 9, 10, D. E. Club 12. BARBARA JEAN WYATT Class Secretary 9, 115 Homecoming Attendant 9, 125 J. V. Cheerleader 9, 10, S. C. A. 10--Treasurer, 11--Sec- retary, F.H.A. 9, 10--Vice President, 11, l2-- Secretary, District S. C. A. Secretary 11, Pom-Pom 125 Varsity Cheerleader 11, 123 Class Treasurer 12. MANY HAPPY MEMORIES OF LAST YEAR ARE GURS l Now is a time of fun as can plainly be seen. Jean For those who enjoy reminiscing at times, The Plaster, Regina Burch, and Brenda Martin find laughter FIE LDCREST is an i nv a 1 uab l e aid. Here, Randy even after a fall down the steps. Joyce recalls his own special memories. Mary Jane Pickup, Gale Walker, Iva Jarrett, Mike Merriman, and Joy Smith express the joy that is theirs upon graduation. 45 JEANETTE SETLIFF AND DONNIE SHELTON ARE The Juniors, finding this year their busiest, were under the cap- able le ade r sh ip of the following officers, left to right, bottom row: irene H e d g e c o c k , Selda Daniels. Middle row: Miss Marie Knight, co- sponsor, Mrs. Delores Eanes, co- sponsorg Mildred Byrd. Top row: Jeanette Setlif f , president, Shelby Isley, Donnie Shelton, president, Connie Thornton. Donald Barbour Margie Barnard Ronnie Boyd Terry Britton 2 S Qs 1 , ,, , 46 B. J. Bryant Mildred Byrd Clarence Catron Donna Clark Jimmy Crawford Donald Cundiff Jimmy Curry Fran Dalton ELECTED PRESIDENTS OF THE JUNIOR HGME RGOMS Mike Fulcher Diane Gilbert Patty Gilbert Mary Ann Gusler Nancy Hancock Linda Hancock Irene Hedgecock Danny Hopkins Warren Hubbard Paulette Hudson Shelby Isley Roy Janey Marie Lawrence Billy Lawson Mary Jane Lawless Gloria Martin Selda Daniels Peggy Dunford Lewis Eanes '99 -evo. , ,,n JUNIOR CLASS NUMBERS SIXTY-ONE STUDENTS Sue Martin J . R. May 48 Frances McA1exa.nder Jimmy Merriman Betsy Merricks Tommy Joe Merriman Aldah Meyers Jimmy Minter Bill Morton Pat Poindexter Judy Prillaman Rebecca Prillaman Donnie Shelton Ronnie Shelton Jeanette Setliff Judy Simons Joy Spencer Judy Spencer JUNIOR-SPONSORED MOVIES FINANCE ANNUAL PROM Each month the Junior Class sponsored a movie, the proceeds of which were used to finance the Junior- Senior Banquet and Prom. The two efficient juniors respon- sible for operating the projector are Clarence C at r o n and Mike Fulcher. Marie Stegall Jimmy Stultz Connie Thornton Robert Turner Alayne Vaughn Mike Vaughn Tommy Via Wanda Warden Gladys Jo Weaver Virginia Whitlow James Wray Shirley Wright to Q g sl is Wx. 'I-:151I'n.',5::, mf- 7: ' in of :NC f ,F II X. if in 4 if v" 3 in V 1, ,.. .,,,f,,.,.xg , ,,1,., ,.,, , ,, U. . EVELYN THOMASSON AND GEORGE KOGER ARE Capable leaders of the Sopho- mores were the following officers, left to right, front row: Mac Campbell, Alan Brymer, George Koger, presidentg Mr. H. Z. Smith, co-sponsorg Back row: Mrs. Mary Taylor, co-sponsorg Evelyn Thomasson, p r e s id e nt 3 Jimmy Joyce g Donna Daniel. Jack Alderman Glenda Anderson Jimmy Austin Frank Barker Eugenia Barnes Bonnie Beck Peggy Beheler Mona Bishop Frank Bossart Sally Bossart Charlotte Brooks Alan Brymer Mac Campbell Leon Cannaday Jenna Lou Compton Ann Copeland CHOSEN LEADERS OF THE SOPHOMGRE HOMEROOMS Betty Davis Bill Dodson Ernest Edwards Brenda Foley Gary Frith Jackie Fudge Whudy Goard Phil Hager Linda Ha ood E Nellie Sue Harris Jack Hayden Reece Haynes Myrtle Holly Jimmy Jarrett Paul Jones Mike Joyce Jimmy Joyce Ronnie Joyce Rita Kasey Myrtle Kilby Donna Daniel Melanie Daniel SOPHOMORES TOTAL SEVENTY-SEVEN STUDENTS Betty Kirks Elaine Lackey 3' ww, tw: W ff-5,fz,z+g'Wf -a if Y-ff-9-1 ,115 52 Patsy Lackey Wayne Lackey Bobby Lucas Barbara Martin Epgene Martin James Martin Harriet Martin Nancy Mayhew Jetta Merricks Betty Merriman Wily Nance Delane Newman Shirley Plaster Raymond Prillaman Judy Ramsey Mike Rea Roger Shively Larry Sharpe Carol Smith Donna Stegall CLASS IS GIVEN APTITUDE TESTS IN GYM Many Sophomores expressed the desire to ab o li sh aptitude tests as they completed the Week- long s e r i e s of tests that were taken in late September. Sandra Stone Evelyn Thommason BA'-"'Tdf 'sv Marcella Thomasson Connie Tilley Diane Tilley Judy Tilley Tommy Tilley Joan Turner Marilyn Turner Ralph Turner Tommy Turner Elizabeth Vass Sammy Joe Venable Betty Lou Via Benny Lee Via Carolyn Williams J Qifzw. we-wa., -, ' . .,.-Y-1fgLieg'- , IVY, X gif' 241. mr' fa -www if FRESHMAN HOMEROOMS ELECT PATSY HUNDLEY 54 The industrious officers of the Freshman Class are, left to right, front row: Patsy Hundley, presi- dent, Kitty Kasey, Judy Merri- man. Second row: Mr. E. F. Bow- man, co- sponsor, Connie Shelton, president, Lois H a s ki n sg Mrs. Fuller, co- sponsor, Ronnie Gil- strap. Third row: 1VIiss Maxine Thomas, co-sponsor, Leo Hund- ley, president, William Chamb- ley, Coy Via. Carolyn Arnold Chancey Ashley Lou Ellen Adkins Ronnie Baldwin Ronnie Brown Shirley Bryant Phyllis Bullard Joel Cannaday William Chambley Wilma Clark Judy Cook Betty Crawford Carolyn Curry Gwen Dalton Valorie Dodson CONNIE SHELTON, AND LEO HUNDLEY AS LEADERS Roger Dunkley Donnie Eanes Eva Edwards Ralph Ensley Carolyn Fink Wayne Fulcher Gary Gilbert Michael Gilbert Connie Gilstrap Ronnie Gilstrap Peggy Hancock Faye Harris Elaine Harris Lois Haskins Roy Hopkins Garnet Hudson Leo Hundley Patsy Hundley Barry Hundley Sylvia Hylton Connie Inman Horace Jones Sue Jones Raymond Joyce Kitty Kasey Rose Mary Kirks Donald Lackey Donnie Lawson Wayne Lawson Phil Martin M ,, 5 at ,K "Nu, f W Ei af F' al fig Syn A 1 ,.V . 'V -5' 1 QM Yu 55 Lim, . ? ft 3.5 re in 124 ii? 323 if Q mi 2 geo: ff A 5' li M S X52E?9fF ,Jy BQ ERESHMEN STUDY NEW AND INTERESTING SUBJECTS Many Freshmen are intr odu c e d to algebra for the first time during their s e c ond year in high school. Here, Mr. Smith explains a difficult p r o ble m to Sandra Turner, while L o nni e Gilstrap looks on interestedly. Margie Merricks B-Anne Merriman Judy Merriman Clara Moore Karen Moran Jo Ann Mullins Terrell O'Dell Linda Parcell V Moir Plaster Bill Poindexter 43' Aubrey Price Larry Rakes Harriet Reed Eugene Roberts Sue Setliff Connie Shelton Everett Shields Jerry Smith Raymond Smith Joseph Spencer 56 THE CLASS TOTALS EIGHTY-FIVE STUDENTS. Sandra Spencer Shirley Spencer Barbara Sprinkle Terry Steele Truman Stone Danny Thompson Bobby Joe Turner Jo Ann Turner Regina Turner Sandra Turner Coy Via Bobby Wickline Penny Whitlock Frank Whitlow Sara Wright ww Ray Young Joyce Zeigler With mixed f e e li n g s of dread and a- mazement, Sandra Spencer, Joyce Zeigler, Phil Martin, Donnie Eanes, and Sue Set- liff prepar e to dissect a frog during a biology experiment. ROY HUBBARD, JERRY MABRY, AND WAYNE JOYCE ARE Leading the Eigh h Graders through theirfirst high schoolyear arethe fol- lowing offic e r s, left to right, first row: Ddrs. Frances Pdves, co-sponsor, Jerry Mabry, Pr e side nt, Mary Ellen Adams, Becky B a r n a r d , Arnie Brogan. Second row: Mr. M. K. Pulley, co-sponsor, Roy Hubbard, presidenm,'Teresa h4oore,DAac Gordon, Mike Pugh. Third row: Wayne Joyce, president, Becky Lawless, Linda Padgett. Fourth row: Mrs. Ruby lVIitchell, co-sponsor. .5 QQ x 1-Q . , w V.. H, -., J.. Q 0 4 era:-Qi 32? ef- .5 Y RK Z as ss? x xx , , ., , f S 4 ii F .V .. l f- um .,-f f--fff-, f - 1.12 ww - f -f f-ff f - .x,,z..:wf its L , -ei WM, . 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L .V - if ag X Debbie Knight Nancy Lawless Mike Lawless Rebecca Lawless Frank Lucas Ineda Luther Lois Ann Luther Betty Marshall Harold Martin Randy Martin Ronnie Martin Tommy Martin Tommy Martin William Martin Jerry Mabry Bobby McAlexander Phil McBride Benny Newman Patricia Merriman Linda Miles Carolyn Montgomery Teresa Moore Ricky Nelson Jimmy Nester Buford Pace Linda Padgett Ronnie Powell Mike Pugh Gloria Ramsey Joan Ratcliff Mary Shannon Rives Peggy Roberts Carol Rose Rebecca Russ Elvin Slusher Betty Setliff Emory Smith Mike Spears Gayle Spence Maynard Spencer Doug Stegall Lonnie Stoneman HIGH S HSTORY, OCCUPIES 135 SEATS AT ASSEMBLY PROGRAMS Rarely is an Eighth Grader a member of the Cheerleaders. It was an honor, indeed, for Becky Bar nard, first in the lineup at right, to be selected. Barry Stowe Neil Stultz Teddy Sweeney J o Ann Tilley Vaughn Turner Nancy Tuttle H. G. Vaughn Patsy Via Brenda Wade J. D. Warren Mike Warren Getting dressed quickly and to physical education class on time is a new experience to Eighth Graders. Here, Ray Young begins the chore by r e moving his socks while Benny Merriman and T r um a n Stone head for their lockers. in ff- Judith Washburn Peggy Wheeler Jerry Whitlock Judy Whitlow Shirley Wolfe Robert Young i it -ii: ,ff 1 QA :affl- ii' ,Q J, eu f Q.- ,,1 ,,,, STUDENT COOPERATIVE ASSOCIATION MEMBERS .V ix Randy Joyce David Jones Margie Barnard Betty Lou Via President Vice President Secretary Treasurer Y W ,Q I ,J Q . C 'Offer'-ky , H s V .4 A A im . E Ronnie Baldwin Mrs. Delores Eanes Mrs. Frances Rives Reporter Co-sponsor Co- sponsor As the name implies the S. C. A. members, who are co-operative in every way, are, left to right, first row: Mary Jane Lawless, Rita Casey, Sallie Stegall, Margie Barnard, Audie Turner, Mary Ann Shires. Second Row: Mrs. Eanes, Patty Gilbert, Eugenia Barnes, Nancy Foley, Carolyn Brown. Third row: Judy Ramsey, Marie Lawrence, Teresa Moore, Jean Plaster, Mrs. Rives, Penny Whitlock. Fourth row: Betty Lou Via, Donna Clark, Judy Whitlow, Patsy Hundley, Becky Jessup, Randy Joyce. Fifth row: Jimmy Crawford, Jerry Purcell, Jimmy Jarrett, David Jones, Ronnie Setliff, and Billy Prillaman. 64 ORGANIZATIONS REPRESENT STUDENT INTERESTS I At Fieldale High there are atotal of sixteen organizations or clubs. Students may join as many as two different ones, and most students belong to at least one. The organizations meet every other Wed- nesday. On these days, the schedule is divided into seven periods, making time for an activity period of forty minutes. Certain organizations are closely connected with specific classes in order to further the work done in class. Some of these are Future Business Leaders of America, Distributive Education, Future Homemakers of A m e r i c a , Spanish, and Latin. Many organizations are chiefly service clubs for the betterment of the school or community, such as, Student Co-operative Association, L i b r a r y , Firefighters, and Safety Patrol. All organizations off e r opportunities . 'ja -ti, This year, the Student Co-operative Association makes an award to the "Club ofthe Month." Here, Marie Stegall, for tne development of le a d e r s h ip , ini- ti a t i v e , and dependability. All provide opportunities for students to make friends and to learn to get alo ng w ith people. Each organization is r e s p o n sible for displaying a bu 1 l e t i n board in the main hall for a week and for giving one assem- bly program during the year. In the club period, programs are given and projects are initiated. All meetings are conducted according to parliamentary procedure. In order to justify its exist- ence, a club must be organized with defi- nite objectives which will p r ov i de edu- cational experiences for those students who participate in its activities. An eval- uation of each organization and its activities is made at the end of each year. In order to continue the next year, the club's activi- ties must prove to be worthwhile. Ma ri e Lawrence, Eugenia Barnes, David Jones, and Ronnie Baldwin meet to dis- cuss the recipient of the award. KEPRESENT EVERY HIGH SCHOOL ACTIVITY S. C. A. president, Randy Joyce, calls the meet- Faye Harris places her suggestion in the S.C.A. ing to order. The Student Co-ope rative Association was the strongest and most active organization in the school. One person from each homeroom and organization was elected to the council on the ba s i s of leadership, scholarship, and integrity. Each member, when elected to represent his organization or homeroom, took upon himself the responsibility to do the best of his ability to make the school a better place to attend. The S. C. A. sponsored the White Christ- mas Cheer. The students marched on stage and placed their c 0 nt r i butio n under the Christmas tree. Later the gifts were car- ried to the Christmas Cheer Headquarters in Martinsville. The organization had a suggestion box in the lib r a ry and encouraged the entire student body to make suggestions for im- proving the school. The S. C. A. was in charge of the Lost and Found Department. Whenever an article was lost, found , and put in the Lost and Found Locker, the loser could obtain his article by paying a small fee to the S. C. A. Preparations for clean-up day were made by the S. C. A. Each homeroom was pro- vided with cleaning materials for the nec- essary cleaning tasks. suggestion box in the library. The S. C. A. kept a scrapbook of all school activities which -included clippings and pictures from local papers about scho- lastic and athletic achievements. David Jones played a big part in getting the Club of the Month organized and function- ing. Devotions were given every Monday morning over the Public Address System under the sponsorship of the S. C. A. Judy Ramsey was chairman of this activity. Mary Jane Lawless adds articles to the Lost and Found Locker. BETA MEMBERS MUST HAVE B AVERAGE AND 1 li 5' ei - I t David Akers Mary Ann Shires Joy Smith Mrs. Jean Fuller Mr. Jerry Slaughter President Vice President Secretary Co-Sponsor Co-Sponsor Eighteen new students were invited to join the Beta Club this year upon obtaining a 90 average and possessing the necessary character qualifications. Through the Beta Club, these junior and senior students strive to promote the principles of honesty, justice, s e r v ic e , Eco-operation, responsibility, in- Barbara Chard Audrea Turner Treasurer Chaplain The old members of the Beta Club are, left to right, first row: David Akers, Mary Ann Shires, Joy Smith, Barbara Chard, Audie Turner. Second row: Carolyn Rakes, Elva Adkins, Ellen Stone, Mary Jane Pickup, dustriousness, humility, and charity. Wetti Nester, Mildred Thawley. Third row:'Mr. Jerry Slaughter, c o - sp o n s o r g Randy Joyce, Eddie Gibson, Nancy Foley, David Jone s , Jean Plaster, Violet Hubbard, Mary Ann Brammer, and Mrs. Jean Fuller, co-sponsor. l t i I JOSSESS EXCELLENT CHARACTER QUALIFICATIONS New members of the Beta Club are, left to right, first row: Connie Thornton, Margie Barnard , Sue Martin, Shelby Isley, Wanda Warden, Mary Ann Gus- ler, Selda Daniel. Second row: Alda.h Me y e r s , Fran The Beta Club sponsored many activities for the student body such as the annual sign- ing party, and the beauty pageant. The stu- dent maintainingthe highest average in each grade was presented with a special pin and students remaining on the Honor Roll for five consecutive six weeks p e r i od s were presented with congratulatory cards from the Beta Club. I Dalton, Mike Fulcher, Rebecca Prillaman, Donna Clark, Jeannette Setliff, Irene Hedgecock, Mary Jane Lawless, and B. J. Carter. Beta members feel especially honored each spring when they are allowed to attend the State Beta Club Convention. Richmond was the convention city this year, held on March 17 and 18. Randy Joyce, Eddie Gibson, Carolyn Rakes, and Elva Adkins roll a peanut down the hall as a part of their initiation into the Beta Club. Eddie Gibson, Barbara Chard, Randy Joyce, Elva Adkins, Jor etta Nester, and David Akers, try des- perately to capture the fe athe r s they lost from a pillow after a slight accident inthe hall of the Roanoke Hotel at the Beta Convention. Mary Jane Pickup and Mrs. Fuller look on. FIELDCREST RATES FIRST PLACE IN C.S.P.A. AND S.I.P.A get K is 'AA'1 ' 1, ,fzy , , .. . m,,.,A ,. M we 5 L A Mary Jane Pickup Barbara Chard Randy Joyce Audrea Turner Miss Nan Thompson Editor Assistant Business Assistant Busi- Advisor Editor Manager ness Manager In November word was received that the Columbia Scholastic P r e s s Association had given a First Place Award to the FIELDCREST. This gave the staff's mor- ale an extra boost, especially those old members who had worked on last yea.r's book. The 1959 boo k also won a First Place Award last spring at the Southern Interscholastic Press Association Conven- tion held at Washington and Lee University. Staff meetings were held on Wednesday nights. Even though plans and sections had been well organized, the members had to meet practically every nightfrom the first through the fifteenth of February franti- cally trying to beat the deadline. The book was d iv i d e d into sections. Members were responsible for complete s e c t i o n s - - f o r laying out the sections, identifying pi c t u r e s , writing copy, and preparing the dummy. Individual pictures in N ov e m b e r . The staff photographers were busy all through the year getting the pictures of current happenings. The Business Manager and his staff worked from February until May selling subscriptions. Three hundred and twenty- five copies were sold, the most that has ever been sold. Ads were sold early in the fall to the local merchants and to those surrounding communities, making a total of thirty- six pages. This number topped all previous records. The staff is grateful to the faculty and students for the fine co-operation given them in all their e f f o r t s , without which their task would have been an unpleasant one. If this FIE LDCREST serves as a record of the 1960-61 s c h o ol y e a r and brings back happy m e m o r i e s, then we will feel a sense of satisfaction in knowing that we have accomplished our intentions. were taken in September and group pictures Selda Daniel, Aldah Myers, and Mary Jane Lawless suddenly get a good idea while working on the yearbook. Miss Thompson, Mrs. Poston, Barbara Chard, and Mary Jane Pickup take time out to pose between sessions at the Southern lnterscholastic Press Association Con- vention. 68 SUBSCRIPTONS SALES TOP 'Q --W' u, F Members in charge of the curriculum and organi- zations sections are: Aldah Meyers, Judy Ramsey Eugenia Barnes, Jimmy Stultz , Margie Barnard, Floyd Bryant, Jackie Fudge, and Mary Jane Lawless. 7 Editors of the sports and features sections are: David Akers, Donna Clark, Eddie Gibson, Irene Hedge- cock, Donna Daniel, and Ronnie Brown. Annual typists, Brenda Martin, Janet Smith, and Audrea Turner are given additional information by Jean Plaster and Mary Ann Shires. ALL PREVIOUS RECORDS pw' C aroly n Rakes, Mary Ann Gusler, Ellen Stone, Regina Burch, Mike Fulcher, Betty Lou Via, and Jerry Purcell form the classes and faculty sections of the annual. Other editors of the features staff are Joy Smith and Jeannette Setliff, who are getting material from the filing cabinet to begin work. 696 600 006 The business managers, Randy Joyce and Audrea Turner, recheck the subscriptions to make sure all are correct. 69 SPARK IS PUBLISHED BY JOURNALISM CLASS. Mary Ann Gusler Editor Mona Bishop Assistant Editor Violet Hubbard Business Manager Mrs. Poston points out the different kinds of type to Mary Arm Gusler and Joy Smith. ' ' 'Y Artist The SPARK was published by the new Journalism class sponsored by Mrs. Poston. As a part of their classroom activities the students wrote articles, proofread gallies, and made the final layout of the newspaper. This year there were five students on the SPARK staff who were not in the Journalism class. Those five students who contributed to the publication were: Mary Ann Shires, Roy Hopkins, Elva Adkins, Phyllis Bullard, and Eddie Gibson. A new column was added this year called "We Honor These." In each issue a boy and girl were h 0 no r e d for outstanding accom- plishments. Each class was represented in this column. Joy Smith, the feature editor, was chosen by Mrs. Poston to attend a press seminar at Washington gl Lee University. Joy and David Jones were outstandingwriters for the news- paper. David attended the Virginia High School Forum held at Jefferson High School in Roanoke. David Jones Copy Editor Joy Smith Feature Editor Mary Ann Brammer 70 J. SMITH AND D. JONES RANK OUTSTANDING Marie Law re nc e interviews the sports writers: Jerry Purcell, Eddie Gibson, and Elva Adkins. s i X A K K ,.. -V L - L ' TWV -' . S ii - , L az N .... ,-.,,,,N.. .,,,... ' i ' -. - 2 1155 if 1. 1 T51 V-Si fr " ..,, ,, 1' '? 1? ' . -. . e Q 1.1-"Q SST WW' " e 'iii '7 A f5mS'?+ ' A 1-M. ' i -112 ' ff ' '52 NU - J 5 -:i - f f . Qi" ' ,,. -f A W ,J , ,:y:g,,:egs. ,Q,.,ferf-:- ,,,, rj f 3 . 4 f . ' E ' f fv----Hdigv.-'rss Q ,-L W .- - fair Vw N, AAQ m, , F gl if A my-,li i gg g wii ik . ' 4 , - , K .,:-Airyyklf-tf:,.,.,:, ,,:,j,,5.V,.H,::.V,-4 ,,,. pi, . V , .,.. "":f' '-"" '-I2'jgL-dfmf:ii!i- "QP 1 - fag : M- 7, L I U 'H -,wif .. , 'jga:.!YQi9jg,,.ZL5 7 k 'F - ' 715 -- 2131?-7 ' " ' ?EV'?Qij,-r:1T??1'isiggfg:-H , ti -A-"sis Q, X . 4, Jimmy Berry, Violet Hubbard, R. B. Hundley, and Joan Turner clip lay out ads for the newspaper. 71 ' r i lwmewssiakwae lv' Regina Burch, Ellen Stone, Dale Tilley , Joretta Nester, and Brenda Martin discover that the SPARK requires much typing. Mary Ann Brammer draws a dummy copy for the newspaper while Mary Ann Shires, Roy Hopkins, Mona Bishop, and David Jones look on. 'BAND ATTENDS BAND DAY AT CHARLOTTESVILLE The band is under the leadership of the following officers, left to right: Carolyn Rakes, Mr. Z i m rn e r man , director, and Elva Adkins. Second row, Mack Arnold and Ronnie Setliff. Agile and attractive are our majorettes and pom- pon girls. Left to right, first row: Ca rolyn Rakes, Regina Baker, Margie Barnard, Carolyn Brown, and Joretta Nester. Second row: Linda Hagood, Connie The 1961 band had an added attraction of a chorus of twelve pompon girls . They marched along in front of the band dressed in simple White uniforms carrying royal blue pompons and wearing royal blue fur tams. The entire band attended Virginia Band Day held at Charlottesville, V i r gi nia , and participated in the M a r tin s v i l l e , Bassett, Stuart, and Fieldale Christmas parades. This year there were twenty eighth graders in the band who were out standing and ex- ceptional students in the field of music. Seniors who were awarded citation cords were: Elva Adkins, LynJoyce, Mackie Arnold, Billy Prillaman, Randy Joyce, Mike Hundley, Ronnie Setliff, and Gale Walker. Shelton, Peggy Beheler, Pat Poindexter, Mary Jane Lawless, and Diane Gilbert. Third row: Fran Dalton, Jeannie Barnes, Barbara Wyatt, Jenna Lou Compton, Sandra Turner, Judy Tilley, and Connie Tilley. 72 EIGHTH GRADERS ARE EXCELLENT BAND MEMBERS The snappy Fieldale High Band membe rs are, left to right, first row: Mr. Zimmerman, director, Linda Hagood, Fran Dalton, Eugenia Barnes, Barbara Wyatt, Connie Shelton, Mary Jane Lawless, Peggy Be- heler, Pat Poindexter, Diane Gilbert, Sandra Turner, Judy Tilley, Connie Tilley, Jenna Lou Compton. Second row: Brenda Wade, Harold Martin, Diane Curwen, Danny Hopkins, Ronnie Brown, William Chambley, Elva Adkins, Nana Draper, T e r e s a Mo or e , Dale Byrd. Third row: Joretta Nester, Re gi na Bake r , Aubrey Pompon alternates are, left to right: Melanie Daniel, Sue Set- liff, Faye Harris, Ann Copeland, Trixie Adams, Marie Stegall, Price, Bobby Wickline, Johnny Hollandsworth, Jimmy Minter, Georgia Horsley, Joy Gauldin, Valorie Dodson, Diane Tilley, Carolyn Arnold, Gayle Spence, Carolyn Rakes, Margie Barnard. Fourth row: Bobby Mc- Alexander, Neil Stultz, Danny Brown, Ronnie Joyce, Robert Young, Barron Frith, Mack Arnold, Billy Prillaman, B-Anne Me rriman. Fifth row: Whudy Goard, Mike Dodson, Randy Joyce, Tommy Turner, Ronnie Setliff, Phil Martin, Becky Barnard, and Gale Walker. a pretty pose. Judy Merriman, Marie Lawrence, and Patricia Merrimanj 73 Margie Barnard, drum majorette, strikes FUTURE TEACHERS ATTEND TEA AT LYNWOOD The members ofthe Future Teachers of America are students who plan to become teachers. These students worked toward developing characteristics of leadership, scho- larship, and service so that they can better meet the challenge of teach- ing when they become qualified teachers. This past year the Fieldale Chapter obtained a seal for the Chapter which showed it was in good standing for the 1960-61 year., Each club meeting was carried out using the best parliamentary procedure. The members had many discussions on the Teacher's Code of Ethics. The Chapter sponsored an assembly program and also took part in keep- ing the hall bulletin board attractive. The members attended a tea at the Lynwood Club given by the Henry County Wornan's Club in honor of college p e r s o n n el and Future Teachers of America students. Jackie Fudge, Judy Ramsey, and Patsy Lackey discuss with Mr. Shelley, the Director of Admissions at Radford College, plans for attending college. Standing in front of the bulletin board prepared by Simons, Patsy Lackey, Mrs. Zilla Ross, sponsor, Judy the Future Teachers are, left to right: Jackie Fudge, Ramsey, Wanda Warden, Joan Tur ne r , and Donna Ann Copeland, Rita Kasey, Marie L aw r e n c e , Judy Daniel, 74 FUTURE BUSINESS LEADERS TOUR MILL OFFICES The Future Business Leaders of America provide various services for the school and community while they learn business tactics, Before C h r i s t m a s the members stuffed envelopes and sealed them for the National Tuberculosis Association., The members did typing jobs for t e a c h e r s and charged 10 cents a page. As a s ervice project, they washed the boards free of charge, Fieldcrest Mills invited the Future Busi- ness Leaders of America to come and tour the offices, Each member who went on the tour came back with a better understanding of what office work is actually like. The industrious members of the Future Business Leaders of Ame rica are, seated left to right, first row: Linda Hancock, Frances Mc Alexande r , Miss Thomas, sponsor. Second row: Audrea Turner, Marie Audrea Turner puts the finishingtouch on the calen- dar for the commercial department. Stegall. Standing: Barbara Martin, Melany Daniels, Jenna Lou Compton, Marilyn Turner, Donna Stegall, Carol Smith, Iva Jarrett, Joy Smith, Jimmy Jarrett, and Frankie Barker. FUTURE HOMEMAKERS ADOPT "LITTLE SISTERS" 'RTS' Ellen Stone President Marie Shelton Vice President "Toward New Horizons" is the motto of the Future Homemakers of A m e ri c a . The thirty girls in this chapter learned to work together and co-operate with each other by actually put- ting into practice what they learned. One of the main p r oj e c t s was the adoption of two "Little Sisters" fr om the elementary school. At various times in the year, they gave the "little sisters" gifts or had a party in their honor. Barbara Wyatt was very active in helping carry out the "Little Sister" project. As a part of National Future Homemakers of America Week, the club held a Miss F. H. A. contest, served favors to the t e a c h e r s , and publicized F. H. A. Week through the bulletin board and by giving an assembly program. The main money-raising project of the club for the year was the selling of key chains. Nancy Tuttle, selling eighty chains, topped everybody else in key- chain sales. The F. H. A. replaced the broken mirror in the girls' rest room. Margie Hairfield was responsible for obtaining the mirror. The club was hostess in April to the Phil- pott F e d e r at i o n . Barbara Wyatt was a past song leader of the Federation and Marie Shelton was a past historian. Brenda Martin Treasurer Barbara Wyatt Secretary The enthusiastic rn e m b e r s of the Future Home- makers of America are, left to right, first row: Mrs. Robertson, sponsor, Elle n St o ne , Brenda Martin, Barbara Wyatt, J udy S i m o n s , Nancy Foley, Janet Smith, Jean P l a ste r , Audrea Turner. Second row: Sue Martin, Betty Kirks, Elaine Lackey, Brenda Foley, 76 Sandra Stone, Elizabeth Vass, Mona Bishop, Mary Ann Shires, Regina Burch. Third row: Georgia Horsley, Mildred Thawley, Regina Baker, Joretta Nester, Reb- ecca Prillaman, Aldah Myers, Nancy Tuttle, Jeannie Clark, Lou Ellen Atkins, and Margie Hairfield. DISTRIBUTIVE EDUCATION CLUB ENTERS CONTESTS Peggy Berry, D. E. student, pe rform s her work at the Fieldale Community Center. Members of the Distributive Education Club attended school half a day and worked the rest of the day. The organization had an outstanding year. The members held an Employer-Employee Banquet, and each student asked his employer to attend the banquet with him. The club was well represented in the District and State D. The ambitious Distributive Education Club mem- bers are, left to right,first row: Mildred Byrd, Peggy Berry, Judy Prillaman, Buddy Tuttle, Janice Joyce, C a r o ly n B r ow n . Second row: Hester Joyce, Mike Vaughn, Wayne Luther, Frances Spencer, Leroy Ash- Carolyn Brown was elected D . E . Student of the Year at Fieldale High School. E. Contest. Leroy Ashley won third place in the District Ad Layout Contest held in Roan- oke. Carolyn Brown was the Fieldale D. E. Student of the Year and entered the District competition. She was a candidate for presi- dent of the State D. E. Club, and Judy Prilla- man ran for secretary. Mildred Byrd modeledwearing apparel for a New Yorkfashion designer in afashion show sponsored by Leggett's Department Store. As the chief moneylraising projects, the members had a bake sale and sold boxes of candy. ley, Ina Williams, Linda Shevos, Billy Tuttle, Louis Eanes. Third row: Roger Shelton, Johnny Barker, Ralph Gunter, Mike Merriman, James Merriman, and Mr. Lucas, sponsor. aw SPANISH CLUB ENJOYS MEAL AND DANCE Donna Clark, Mack Campbell, and Judy Tilley watch Connie Inman play Spanish Bingo. Fluent members of the Spanish Club are, left to right, seated: Wayne Lawson, Mac Campbell, Judy Tilley, Connie Inman, Faye Harris. Standing: Mrs. Mitch ell, Donna Clark, Bill Morton, Jimmy Joyce Bobby Lucas. The Spanish Club was one of Fieldale High School's m o s t a c t iv e organizations. The students who were m e mb e r s of this club attained real e nj oy m e nt and satisfaction from belonging to it. In a typical club meeting, the members studied grammar and tried to improve their vocabulary by playing games. They listened to records and tape recordings in Spanish. By the use of these recordings and records, they were able to le a r n c ur r e nt popular songs in Spanish. The Spanish Club had an unusual assem- bly program portraying life and customs in Mexico. During the same week, the club was in charge of the bulletin board in the main hall. The board was gaily d e c o r at e d with Spanish souvenirs which Mrs. Mitchell obtained during her numerous visits to Mexico. All the students of the Spanish club es- pecially enjoyed the Wonderful Mexican meals that Mrs. Mitchell prepared and served at her home. After the m e als they enjoyed dancing to Mexican music. Violet Hubbard Won seventh in the State Competition Spanish Tournament. The first place Winne r won by only five points over Violet's score. THREE 4-H MEMBERS WIN AWARDS The thirty members in the 4-H Club had many projects this year, such as, dairy judging, poultry judging, soil judg- ing, and egg grading., They watched several different types of demonstrations of these activities. Several of the club members won various types of awards for various projects which they did. Donnie Cundiff won an all-expense-paid trip to the State 4-H Sh o r t C o u r s e at Blacksburg, Virginia. Ralph Gunter received a medal for outstanding work in dairying. Bobby Cundiff, a senior, won a nine-day, all- expense- paid trip to Chicago for keeping records of different crops he raised and sending the records to Blacksburg, Virginia for district judging, He Won the Di s t ri ct contest and the State contest, alsoo During his stay in Chicago, Bobby toured the International Harvester Company, the Museum of Natural Arts, the Mus- eum of Natural History and Science, and many other points FOR PROJECTS Bobby Cundiff is the proud winner of an all-expense-paid of interest. The industrious members of the 4-H Club are, left to right, first row: Bobby Cundiff, George Koger, Lloyd Brammer. Second row: Donnie Cundiff, Billy Jo Barker, Bobby Thompson, Ralph Gunter, Tommy Martin, Randal Janey, Connie Via. Third row: Donnie trip to Chicago. Thompson, Carlton Fry, Larry Sharp, Ronnie Shelton, Roger Shivley, Richard Holland. Fourth row: Buckey Hubbard, Tommy Bonton, Chancey Ashley, Phil Mc- Bride. CLUB I-IAS TEA DURING Members of the Library Club Worked in the library helping with checking out, shelv- ing, and repairing books. They also kept a very interesting and attractive bulletin board in the library. The club sponsored an assembly program and was in charge of a very attractive bulletin board for the main hall made from book jackets. In observance of National Library Week the club held a tea for the members. Patsy Lackey earned a Library Club pin for spending fifty work periods working in the library and also earned a guard to attach to the pin. NATIONAL LIBRARY WEEK Karen Moran and Patsy Hundley put up one of the many attractive bulletin boards seen in the library. Miss Elrod shows the Library Club how to shelve Rosemary Kirks, Lou Ellen Atkins, Violet Hubbard, books. Listening are, left to right, first row: Glenda Betty Crawford, Connie Shelton, Betty Kirks, Carol Anderson, Paulette Hudson, Karen Moran, Patsy Hund- Smith, Marilyn Turner, ley, Judy Merriman, Steve Eggleston, second row: BO POPULAR MUSIC STUDY CLUB HAS 130 MEMBERS The fact that the Mu s i c Study Club was composed of one hundred and thirty mem- bers of the student body illustrated the in- terest and enthusiasm in music displayed by students of the school. This organization, the largest in the school, met twice each month in an e nde avor to create an appreciation and understanding of the various types of music. The p r o g r a m s were given by volunteer members of the group. During one clubper- iod, Lyn Joyce gave a very interesting ex- planation of the m od e r n period of music. Ronnie Setliff set the scene for the Christmas spirit and the c ar o l s that are sung at this season of the year. During another club meeting, Ronnie Setliff illustrated the "Swing Era" by playing Benny Goodman and Glenn lVIiller records and giving a prepared report on Benny Goodman's era. Mr. Zimmerman, standing, lectures to the club. The members are, seated from left to right, first row: Trixie Adams, Wanda Warden, Margie Barnard, Mary Jane Lawless, Marie Stegall, Peggy Beheler, Jeanie Barnes, Marie Lawrence, Frances Spencer, Patsy Lackey. Second row: Dee Curwen, Becky Barnard, Jimmy Nester, Robert Young, Danny Hopkins, Nellie Sue Harris, Melanie Daniels, Ann Copeland, Judy Ram- sey, Donna Ray Daniel, Diane Tilley. Third row: Marie Kelles, Brenda Wade, Carolyn Montgomery, Jennifer Jones, Donna Hooker, Gloria Ramsey, Doro- thy Hall, Cormie Tilley, Rebecca Russ, Judy Whitlow. Fourth row: Bobbie Martin, Myrtle Kilby, Jackie Fudge, Lynda Hagood, Harriet June Martin, Jenna Lou Compton, Selda Daniel, Glenda Anderson, Donna Ste- gall, Delane Newman. Fifth row: David Jones, Carolyn Ronnie Setliff skillfully presents a program which not only entertaining, but also informative. Rakes, Barren Frith, Dale Byrd, Joan Joyce, Teresa Moore, Linda Miles, Gail Spence, Joy Gauldin, Elva Boyd. Sixth row: Carolyn Lawson, Pat Kirks, Lyn Joyce, Donna Welborn, Ronnie Setliff, Randy Joyce, Jimmy Minter, Roge r Shively, Alan Brymer, Bill Morton, Warren Hubbard. Seventh row: Mack Arnold, Gale Walker, Betty Setliff, Becky Lawless, Lois Ann Luther, Rita Kasey, Fran Dalton, Connie Thornton, Diane Gilbert, Pat Reed. Eighth row: Jimmy Stultz, Danny Brown, Ronnie Joyce, Benny Merriman, Morris Kilby, Billy Poindexter,Judy Washburn, Mary Shannon Rives, Susan Haynes , Linda Padgett. Ninth row: John Hollandsworth, Neil Stultz, Valorie Dodson, B- Arm Merriman, Carolyn Arnold, Ruth Gibbs, and Becky Jessup. I 'DRAMATIC CLUB PRESENTS CHRISTMAS PAGEANT The members of the Dramatic Club eagerly watch Mis s Knight apply make - up to Nancy Hancock's face. .Left to right, first row: Gale Walke r , Donna Welborne, Shelby Isley, Marie Stegall. Second row: Melanie Daniel, Eugenia Barnes, Jimmy Stultz, Mil- dred Thawley, Sandra Turner. Third row: Alayne The Dramatic Club offered an opportunity to students who had the desire and ability to participate in plays. The students learned skills of acting which helped them perform well before audiences. Formal initiations were held in the early fall during which prospective members were tested and tried by a panel of old club mem- bers under the dire ction of Gale Walker. New m e mb e r s who were added to the club were: Marie Stegall, Selda Daniel, Sally Bos- sart, Nancy Hancock, Sandra Turner, George Koger, and Mike Fulcher. The highlight of the year was the Christ- mas Pageant p r e s e nt e d in assembly with Marie Stegall as di r e c to r . Joy Smith was selected by the student body to p o rt r ay the Madonna. Vaughn, Sally Bossart, Connie Tilley, Selda Daniel, B. J. Carter, Mike Hundley. Fourth row: B. J. Bryant, Janice Joyce, J. R. May, Carolyn Lawson, Patty Gil- bert, Judy Merriman, Mike Fulcher, Connie Thornton, Audie Turner, and George Koger. I Judy Merriman u nd e r go e s extensive questioning at initiation. FIREFIGHTERS AND LATIN CLUB ARE MOSTLY BOYS Available in case of emergency are the fire-fighters, left to right, first row: Ronnie Eggleston, Roy J aney, Connie Via, Gale Walker, Tommy Merriman, Jimmy Crawford, Mike Fulcher, Jimmy Stultz, Tommy Via, Benny Mer riman. Second row: Kenneth Whitlow, Jackie Palmer, Doug Plaster, Larry Sharp, Roger The Fire Fighters were a group of boys trained to fight fires in and a r ound Henry County. The Fire Fighte rs met only once during the year, but in the one meeting they were told the fundamentals of fighting fires. The Forest Rangers divided the boys into groups and taught them the traits of the forest. The boys were taught how to plant pine trees, how to determine wind conditions, and how to prevent soil erosion. The Fire Fighters were always on the a- lert to help protect the forests of Virginia. Latin Club members are, left to right, first row: Jerry Mabrey, Karen Moran, Sue Setliff, Jimmy Min- ter. Second row: Harriet Reed, Sandra Spencer, Jimmy Crawford, Joyce Zieglar, Kitty Kasey, Connie Shively, Richard Holland, Ronnie Shelton, Jimmy Min- ter, Ralph Gunter. Third row: Wayne Joyce, Donnie Eanes, Donnie Cundiff, Donald Barbour, Donnie Boyd, Jim Curry, Louis Eanes. Fourth row: Donnie Shelton, Bobby Cundiff, Wiley Nance, and Mike Merriman. Reports were given at Latin Club meetings phases of Roman life and customs, after which group discussion was held concerning the report. The club gave an assembly program de- picting Roman customs. Shelton. Third row: Randy Martin, Johnny Hollands- worth, Mike Gilbert, Aubrey Price, Mr. Pully, Jimmy Stultz, Terry Steele, Joel Cannaday. 83 0 RB. HUNDLEY IS BLUE DEVILS HIGH SCORER Gathered around Coach Eddie Rakes and Manager Bryant, Bobby Lucas, B. J. Carter, Bill Prillaman, Ronnie Baldwin is the Varsity team , left to right: Jerry Purcell, Mack Campbell, David Akers, and Eddie Gibson, R. B. Hundley , Mack Arnold, Floyd Jimmy Joyce. Ready to meet their next opponents are, left to right: Mr. Eddie Rakes, coach, Eddie Gibson and R.B.. Hundley, co- captains, and Mr. Jerry Slaughter, Assis- tant coach. Fieldale 64 - Stuart 49 December 2 The Fieldale Blue Devils opened their 1960- 61 basketball season on a Winning note with a 64-49 victory over the Stuart Wildcats. R. B. Hundley and B. J. Carte r led the Blue Devils victory surge with 17 points apiece. Bassett 66 - Fieldale 59 December 6 The Bengals of Bassett High handed the Fieldale Blue Devils their initial defeat of the season, in the first district game for both teams, with a 66-59 victory. The Bengals held a 13 point advantage at half time and it proved too much for the Devils to overcome. Eddie Gibson and R. B. Hundley had high scoring honors for Fieldale with 16 points apiece. Fieldale 56 - William Byrd 39 December 10 Fieldale High scored its first district win of the season with a 56-39 victory over the William Byrd Terriers. The Blue Devils led 13-8 at the quarter and were never headed from then on for the victory. R. B. Hundley led the Devils with 25 markers. ABOUT 100 STUDENTS PARTICIPATE IN SPORTS A part of NOW has ticked away in moments of suspense at sports activities. From November to February , approximately seventy-five students p a r t i c ip a t e d in our basketball team. With almost daily practice, the teams exercised to keep in good physical condition. Basic skills in shooting, perfection of passing for teamwork, and various plays were continuously practiced. Physical stami- na and strength were some of the rewards of basketball. Of more importance, members of the team learned to work together. Games were not won by one player or by five individual players, but by the complete team through t e a mw o r k and unselfishnessf This team- work learned will be ap plie d in later life in various occupations. From March to May, the baseball team of approximately thirty boys p r a c t i c e d with earnestness in hopes of e nt e r i n g the Dis- trict Championship. Through this partici- pation, other physical skills were developed, but the basic facts of t e amw o r k and hard work still applied. Sp e ct at o r s , as wellas team members, reaped from the harvest of good sportsman- ship. For this, Fi e ldale Hi gh is noted. Truly, "It is not whether you win or lose, but how you play the game." Picturing our various sports are, left to right, as she dribbles down court, and Eddie Gibson as he B. J. Carter as he goes in for a layup, Donna Clark prepares to hit a homer. - BJ. CARTER IS SECOND HIGHEST POINT MAN While the eager fans look on, B. J. Carter jumps Billy Prillaman sinks the ball for two more points against a Bassett player while the rest of our team f0I' Fieldale High. stands ready to receive the ball. Franklin County 65 - Fieldale 53 December 13 The Eagles of Franklin County scored a stinging v i cto ry over the Blue Devils. The Eagles pulled away from a 30-30 tie at half- time to win. R. B. Hundley again led the scoring for the Devils with 23 points. Fieldale 64 - Stuart 62 December 16 The Blue Devils scored their second victory of the season over the Stuart Wildcats at Stuart. This was one of the tightest games for the Devils as no more than 4 or 5 points separated the two teams. R. B. Hundley led the Blue Devils to victory with 30 points. GeorgeWashington93 - Fieldale 69 December 17 The Cardinals of George W a s hi n gt o n High spoiled the Homecoming at Fieldale. They led by only 4 points at the half, but their superior height p r ov e d too much for the Blue Devils in the second half. Eddie Gibson and B. J. Carter led the Blue Devils cause with 22 and 21 points respectively. Fieldale 65 - William Byrd 58 January 3 The Blue Devils scoreda hard earned victory over the Terriers of William Byrd of Vinton. The Devils recovered from an 8 point half-time v e r di c t to win by an outstanding third period. R. B. Hundley led the Devils with 29 points. Bassett 82 - Fieldale 68 January 6 The Bassett Bengals scored their second victory of the s eason over the Blue Devils at Bassett. The Bengals pulled away from a 2 point lead at halftime to win by a 14 point mar-I gin. Eddie Gibson and B. J. Carter led the Devils with 21 and 20 points respectively. In spite of our earnest effort, one of the Bengals snaps two more points. TIME AND SCOREKEEPERS ARE ESSENTIAL TO TEAM Scorekeepers, Benny Via, Linda Hagood, and Randy Joyce and timekeeper, Ronnie Brown, watch the play carefully. Cave Springs 64 - Fieldale 49 January 10 Cave Springs Knights invaded Fieldale and emerged with a victory. The Knightsbuilt a 13 point lead at halftime and made it stand up for the victory. Eddie Gibson led the Fieldale scoring with 16 points. Covington 62 -Fieldale 57 January 13 Fieldale received its fourth district defeat of the season at the hands of Covington. The Devils almost overcame an 11 point verdict in the closing moments but the clock ran out with the Blue Devils still 5 points behind. R. B. Hundley and Billy Prillaman led the Devils with 19 and 18 respectively. Billy Prillaman tries to get that ball for Fieldale. Fieldale 50 - Drewry Mason 48 January 14 Drewry Mason rebounded from an 8 point verdict at halftime to ove r c ome the lead in the third and fourth quarters to win. R. B. Hundley and Eddie Gibson led the Devils with 13 and 11 points respectively. Fieldale 57 - Franklin 54 January 20 The Blue Devils ov e r c am e the lead of the Eagles in the third quarter to win and get re- venge for a previous defeat at Franklin. Billy Prillaman and Eddie Gibson led the Devils with 16 and 14 points respectively. Cave Springs 64 - Fieldale 49 January 10 Cave Springs recovered from a Blue Devils lead in the fourth quarte r to defeat Fieldale 62-59. The Blue Devils led thr oughout the fourth quarter but were overcome by the Knights, who were victorious. B. J. Carter led the Blue Devils with 17 points. Martinsville 86 - Fieldale 59 January 28 The Bulldogs of Martinsville handed the Blue Devils their 9th defeat of the season. The Bulldogs reached to an 8 point lead at halftime and were never headed for the victory. B. J. Carter led the Devils with 16 points. Drewry Mason 66 - Fieldale 50 February 3 The Drewry Mason Spartans handed the Blue Devils another defeat. The Blue Devils trailed the Spartans by 12 points at the half and never did seem to have e nough to catch up. Billy Prillaman led the Devils with 17 points. CHEERLEADERS ENCOURAGE SUPPORT OF TEAM Lined up and ready to cheer are, left to right: Barnard, Jenna Lou Compton, Eugenia Barnes, and Becky Barnard, Brenda Martin, Barbara Wyatt, Margie Fran Dalton. The senior members of the squad were se- lected co-captains. Brenda Martin and Barbara Wyatt, co-captains, are shown with their coach, Mrs. Eanes. To lead student cheering at ballgames, we had aseven member squad of cheerleaders. This year, there were twocseniors, two juniors, two sophomores, and one eighth grader on the squad. At pep rallies, home games, and away games, these girls led the students in their support of the team. The cheerleaders lead the stud e nt s in a rousing cheer for the team. 89 ELVA ADKINS IS HIGH SCORER FOR DEVILETTES Donna Clark, c o- captain, Mrs. Delores Eanes, and Elva Adkins, co-captain plan their next game. With Irene Hedgecock, manager, and Mrs. Delores Eanes, coach, kneeling in the center, the Blue Devil- lettes are, left to right: Janet Smith, Regina Baker, Wanda Warden, Harriet Martin, Mary Ann Gusler, Stuart 44 - Fieldale 29 December 2 The Blue Devilettes lost their first chance for victory to defending Patrick County Champ- ions, Stuart. Jean Plaster and Mary Ann Gusler were tied for high score honors with 13. Fiel- dale's three guards, Margie Barnard, Donna Clark, and Donna Dani el held the Wildcats to their lowest score of the season. Fieldale 37 - Bassett 32 December 6 "Victory" was the cry of the Blue Devilettes after this game with Bassett. The game was the first victory for the Devilettes in eleven games. After the game, Coach Delo Eanes found herself on the bottom of a pile of 14 overjoyed girls. Elva Adkins led in scoring with 25 points. Margie Barnard, Donna Daniel, Donna Clark, Elva Adkins, Mary Jane Lawless, Selda Daniel, Jean Plas- ter, Connie Tilley, and Linda Shevos. DEVILETTES END SEASON WITH 3-8 RECORD Confident that they will win, the Blue Devilettes gather around their coach, Mrs. Delores Eanes, for a final briefing. Fieldale 51 - Franklin 33 December 13 The girls, fighting and winning for their coach, found the range quickly against Frank- lin. Coach Eanes had the flu the night of Tues- day, December 13, but Mrs. Fuller was pinch- hitter for Mrs. Eanes. The Devilettes racked up their largest margin of 18 points against Franklin. Elva Adkins led in scoring with 21 points. Elva Adkins jumps against Gregory while Jean Plaster awaits anxiously. Stuart 60 - Fieldale 35 December 16 It was a rousing scene for both players and spectators when boys' coach, Mr. Rakes, threw up his green towelwhile coaching the girls' team in the absense of Mrs. Eanes. Elva Adkins led in scoring with 17 points. Bassett 31 - Fieldale 27 January 5 The Fieldale Blue De vilette s lost a close and thrilling game which was not decided until the last 30 seconds. Mary Ann Gusler was high scorer with 10 points. Drewry Mason 64 - Fieldale 42 January 12 Mighty Frances L aw r e n c e led the Lady Spartans against Fieldale by scoring 54 of their 64 points. Scrappy guards Donna Clark, Margie Bar nard , and Donna Daniel put forth a great effort in vain against a most accurate jump shot. Elva Adkins led with 23 points in scoring. Fieldale 41 - Franklin 36 January 20 The Blue Devilettes triumphed again over the Franklin girls. Many people have said that girls could not successfully use a man-to-man defense, but the Fieldale girls proved different- ly. Warming up in the third qua rt e r , guards Barnard, Clark, and Daniel allowed only 4 points to be scored. E lva Adkins and Jean Plaster were tied for high score honors with 17 points each. JUNIOR VARSITY TEAMS EXEMPLIFY ENTHUSIASM Members Of the Girls' Junior VaI'SitY team 3-F9, Eanes, Connie Inman, Valorie Dodson, Diana Cur- left to right, kneeling: Judy Tilley, B-Ann Merriman, wen, Becky Jessup, Jeanie C lar k, Brenda Foley, Joyce Zeigler, T e r e s a Mo o r e, Trixie Adams, Joy Carolyn Arnold, Manager., 1 Gauldin, Linda Padgett. Standing: Coach Delores The team to watch in 1962-63 is the Fieldale Blue Imps led by Aubrey Price and Phil Martin. This year, these boys have shown signs of be- coming a splendid team even though they are Representing the Fie ldale Boys' Junior Varsity team are, left to right, kneeling: Mack Gordon, Ralph Ensley, Terry Steele, Phil Martin, Leo Hundley, Jim- playing their first year of high school ball. The J. V. Girls are a spirited little group, too They will prove to be assets to the future var- sity teams. my Gilbert. Standing: Jerry Mabrey, manager, Frank Lucas, Aubrey Price, Wayne Joyce, Wayne Fulcher, Lloyd Brammer, Ray Young, and Coach Jerry Slaughter. 92 GIBSON LEADS WITH .386 BATTING AVERAGE The skillful Fieldale ba s e b all t e a m is, left to right, kneeling: R e e c e Hay ne s , Frankie Barker, Jimmy Joyce, Ph il Martin , Mack Campbell, Bill Morton, Eddie Gibson, Jimmy Curry, Manager Ron- nie Baldwin. Standing: Coach Jerry Slaughter, Ralph The 1960 Fieldale Blue Devils baseball team had a fairly s u c c e s sf ul season, winning four games and losing six. The Blue Devils exchang- ed wins with four of their opponents: Martinsville, Franklin County, Bassett, and Drewry Mason. The only double defeat laid upon the Devils was by Critz. R. B. Hundley and Bill Morton were the most successful hurlers for the Devils. R. B. cashed in for one v i ct o ry and Bill was credited with three. These two pitchers hurled good ball for the Devils throughout the year. In the hitting department, Eddie Gibson led the team in hittingwith abatting average of .386, followed closely by Ronnie Setliff whose average was .33-3. 93 Ensley, Bobby Lucas, R. B. Hundley, Wayne Fulcher, Aubrey Price, Terry Steele, David Aderhold, Floyd Bryant, Jerry Purcell, Scorekeeper Ronnie Brown, and Coach Bobby Rakes. Fieldale 6 14 6 1 2 9 5 4 1 8 SCORES Opponent 8 Critz 4 Franklin 8 Franklin 4 Critz 4 Drewry Mason 5 Bassett 6 Martinsville 3 Martinsville 6 Bassett 6 Drewry Mason CPENING DAY IS ONE OF EAGER EXPECTATIONS Onthe opening day of school, Mr. Iler welcomes the old and new students to F. H. S. As the doors of Fieldale High School opened in September for another season, our principal, Mr. Iler, and student council president, Randy Joyce, greeted the student body and faculty with words of welcome. This year our enrollment was increased by a large number of eighth graders who took part in many activities of our school life. With a p r o m i s i n g and capable faculty, we began to live this school year in hopes of gain- ing knowledge not only from books but also from many other experiences. We looked forward to the year with great expectations of continuing old friendships and making aquaintances with new students. Randy Joyce, the S. C. A. president, addresses the student body and faculty on the first day of school. 'FEATURES OF YEAR AREtWELL-REMEMBERED EVENTS From the beginning of school, one event after another burst upon us in rapid sequence. The events not only included working and learning together, as pictured on the preceding pages, but 'laughing and playing together. We have recorded in this section outstanding events of the year. It was felt that recognition for achievement should be given to whom it was due. Fieldale High School certainly always has its just share of beauty, talent, personality, and scholarship. Therefore, the FIELDCREST inthis section has honored those who received awards, also. - No student knew who the recipients of these awards were until May, immediately before the Hi gh li gh t i n g the year was the long-awaited and festive junior-senior banquet and prom held at the Lynwood Club. With their backs to the camera are, left to right: Joy Smith and Iva Jarrett. Across the FIELDCREST was to be distributed. During the awards program, c 0 pi e s of the FIELDCREST were presented to these students first in order to further honor them for their accomplishments. As we finger through these pages, we may linger on one special page. For there we may live once more a happy moment of the by- gone year. Whether it was the v e ry f i r st opening assembly in the auditorium, the harvest festival, the beauty pageant, the banquet and prom, a- wards day, or the night of graduation, we re- member it all. It was ours--a time of enjoying life to the fullest, a time we never had before and shall never have again. table facing the camera are Janet Smith, Mary Ann Shires, Audie Turner, and Jeanette Setliff serving tea to Jean Plaster. WITH FALL COMES BLOODMOBILE AND TESTS The senior class of Fieldale High School sponsored the bloodmobile. Our students com- bined their efforts with Fieldcrest Mill's in an attempt to serve the County by obtaining blood donors from the s u r r o undi ng communities. 'Several of our own students, who were already eighte e n years of age, gave blood. We were very proud that We exc e e de d our quota. The blood was supplied to the blood bank of the Roanoke District. In late September, Fieldale students took three tests: Schools and Colleges .Aptitude Test KSCATD, Sequential Test of Educational Progress CSTEPJ, and the Differential Aptitude Test QDATJ. The members of the ninth, tenth, and eleventh grades took the SCAT and STEP, and the eighth graders, the DAT. SCAT tests measure a p e r s on' s ability to solve p r o ble m s of a mathematical nature, to give m e ani n g s of Words, and to understand Our community physician, Dr. G. W. Curwen, gives Frank Bossart his okay before Frank donates his pint of blood. sentences. The STEP tests include math, science, social studies, reading, listening, and writing. These tests measure how well a person is able to use what he has learned and not what he remembers. DAT includes verbal r e a s o ni n g , abstract reasoning, language including spelling and sen- tences, clerical speed and accuracy, mechani- cal reasoning, and space relations. Concentrating to make their best scores, Wayne Lackey, Eric Tipton, Earnest Edwards, Ralph Tur ne r , and Larry Sharpe struggle th r 0 u gh the SCAT test. 97 HARVEST QUEEN AND POMPON GIRLS ARE Cl-IOSEN The Harvest Festival of Fieldale was the most colorful affair during the entire autumn season. The festival was sponsored by the P. T. A. and was held in the cafeteria. Members of the organization, the facultie s of the ele- mentary and high school, and the students all combined their efforts to provide entertainment for several hundred people. Various concessions were held including bake sales, cake walks, the country store, dancing, fishing, bingo, bobbing for apples, rummage sales, movies, and other games suitable for the occasion. The main feature of the eve ning was the crowning of B-Anne Merriman as Harvest Queen by the assistant principal, Mr. Eddie Rakes. B-Anne Merriman Harvest Queen, 1960 The high school band had an added att r a c t i o nof sixteen high-s t epping girls who led the band on all occasions. The director, Mr. Paul Z i m m e r m a n , chose as finalists those girls who had poise, marching ability, nice appearance, and an ability to get along with others. Best in the C ounty , our Pompon girls were, left to right: Lynda Hagood, Fran Dalton, Eug- enia Barnes, Barbara Wyatt, Connie Shelton, Mary Jane Lawless, Peggy Beheler, Pat Poindexter, Diane Gilbert, Sandra Turner, Judy Tilley, Connie Tilley, and Jenna Lou Compton. 98 PEP RALLIES AROUSE MUCH SCHOOL SPIRIT The cheerleaders led the student body in cheers and a- roused s c h 0 ol spirit during athletic events. Two members, Jenna Lou Compton and Becky Barnard, were added to the present squad. At the tryouts during assembly, faculty judges chose the new members who were judged on the basis of posture, voice quality, knowledge of the cheer, hand motions, and poise. From left to right are: Brenda Martin, Becky Barnard, Margie Barnard, Barbara Wyatt, Jenna Lou Compton, Eugenia Barnes, and Fran Dalton. With loud noises and shouting, Fiel- dale pep rallies, which were held in the auditorium, created tense excitement and enthusiasm before the games. Our cheer- leaders introduced old f a m i lia r cheers and gay new ones. Students learned the most recent ones so as to be ready on the night of the big game. Now, as we look back, we remember our pep rallie s as one of the most exciting activities in our school. Dressed in their Columbia blue sweaters and white skirts, the cheerleaders stand ready to lead the stu- dents. "F-I-E-L-D-A-L-E, Hey!"isthecheerofthemoment. P ENTIRE STUDENT BODY ENJOYS INITIATIONS As a part of "Rat Week," Fran Dalton, a new Beta Club member, carries Eddie Gibs on' s books to his next class. Under the pretense of misb ehavior in assembly, seventeen members from the jun- ior and senior classes were ordered by Mr. Iler to march upon the stage where they were surprised to learn that they had been accepted as new Beta members. This shock was fol- lowed by an "air raid command" on the fol- lowing Friday and Monday after assembly. This part of the humorous initiation required the new members to solemnly drop their books and jump into burlap sacks. On these days, oddly dressed characters appeared in the halls of F. H. S. The girls wore similated freckles, p ig - t ails , and were attired in knee-length dresses. Overalls, straw hats, and tennis shoes without socks completed the outfits for the boys. The initiation was most enjoyable for the entire student body. As a continuation of the fun, the formal initiations were held in the Home Economics Department. Among the tasks they had to perform were the obstacle course, interro- gation, and the three-legged race. The mis- chievous new members were forced to go through the "belt line" to meet the horror of David Jones's unmerciful hand. At the con- clusion of the activities, refreshments were served after which each went his way feeling very tired, very happy, and most of all very honored. To show good sportsmanship, Mary Jane Lawless, Mary Ann Gusler, and Margie Barnard, model their costumes for Beta initiation. To be accepted into the Dramatic Club, the candidates had to learn all the parts of the stage and be able to carry on an oral dis- cussion about themselves. They also had to write a theme on some phase of dramatics and go through the questioning of an interro- gation room composed of Miss Knight and old members. Those who s u c c e e d e d in accomplishing these assignments were admitted into the club. Screening new Dramatic Club members becomes the duty of Patty Gilbert, Janice Joyce, Gale Walker, Shelby Isley, Mike Hundley, and Carolyn Lawson. lO0 JEAN PLASTER REIGNS AS HOMECOMING QUEEN Barbara Wyatt Jean Plaster Elva Adkins Princess Homecoming Queen Princess Spirits soared high at F i e ld ale during the De c e mb e r 17, 1960, homecoming game when the Blue Devils played host to George Washing- ton of Danville. During the preliminary, the Blue Imps were forced to bow to the George Washington J. V.'s after a courageous struggle. Norma Jean Plaster reigned as homecoming queen which highlighted the evening, with her coronation taking place between games. The lVIildred Byrd Eleventh Grade Attendant Donna Stegall Tenth Grade Attendant queen's princesses were Elva Adkins and Bar- bara Wyatt, and her attendants were Mildred Byrd, Donna Stegall, Connie Shelton, and Becky Barnard. - In the varsity game, our boys fought hard, but the Danville Cardinals took the lead with a final score of 93-69. After the game, the Beta Club sponsored the annual homecoming dance held in the gym. Connie Shelton Becky Barnard Ninth Grade Attendant Eighth Grade Attendant IOI JOY SMITH IS CHRISTMAS PAGEANT MODONNA Joy Smith Madonna Selected by the Student Body Ronnie Setliff, Mike Hundley, Gale Walker, and B. The Christmas assembly brought out the theme "White Christmas" in a most inspirat- ional and thought-provoking way. The mem- bers of the Dramatic Club p r e s e nt e d the story of the Nativity . The cast consisted of B. J. Carter, Gale Walker, R. B. Hundley, Janice Joyce, Melanie Daniel, Ronnie Bald- win, Georg e Koger, and J. R. May. The honor of being the Madonna was bestowed upon Joy Smith, a very deserving senior girl. The background music for the pageant was supplied by the s chool chorus. After the pageant, the chorus hummed the stanzas of "Silent Night" as the stud e nt s and faculty filed up on the stage and placed their gifts under the Christmas tree. Christmas spirit at Fi e ld al e High was certainly evident that day. This program ex- emplified the co- operative and generous spirit of F. H. S. students. Joy Spencer, Dare Whitlow, Shirley Wright, and J Carter look over the huge array of gifts to Christ- Nancy Hanc oc k leave the stage after placing their mas Cheer. gifts under the tree. IO2 ANNE CROTTS WINS W MISS FIELDALE " TITLE Jo Ann Rakes, lVIiss Fieldale High of 1959, crowns a smiling Ann Crotts, winner of the 1960 contest,whi1e her proud husband watches. The words "I'l1 Remember April" will al- ways be cherished by the participants of the 1960 Fieldale Beauty Pageant. This theme was carried out by adorning the stage with typical April scenery, rain drops, and minia- ture umbrellas. The fifty girls added to the beauty of the pageant by wearing lovely ev e ning gowns consisting of every color in the April rain- bow. A Q: 1-gg, V " " ,?f.V.3li'?3? w 1'-'fY'f'5ifif.. fmt? ' wwe-+zai' .ew: - f . f - f 3" fn "" ' 5,5 M -f'-'effn -arf st L' Q3 P, X c at J' i R 9 K 'Q i' M f W 'qgwayfatff ' is , . A, if - f V 'X 'f ' 'rW5z.:ek "wQf . X ' " f . , .-. 'ix 5 'f Y X A 'A ' I I ' i ' " . 4 Q ' My ff' - ' ' - -in, ' ', -. " ,QS t' V, - f-. -5 A ,f', ,, 4: c I , ,K 1 ,Z--'Lf3i, , .1 I A . an . 1' it A iggg M l I ,lf ' K K .,,, K KK, KK .Q K 5 if ,yau ffl I 3 K , I t KKK,4K 4, ,i1,:k .V .. X ,KK 1 ,K .Vg I K 5 fx K I I . 57 1' di " . Karen Moran, Shirley Wright, Audrea Turner, and Jeanette Setliff smile prettily for the judges. While the judges were comparing notes entertainment by various local talent in our community was enjoyed by all during the in- termissions. The highlight of the eveningwas the crown- ing of Ann Crotts as "Miss Fieldale of 1960" by "Miss Fieldale of l959," Jo Ann Rakes. Sandra Merriman and Carol King were Ann's charming runner-ups. 7 On her first entrance, Karen Moran is escorted by Larry Steele. E nt e r i n g for the second round, Barbara Wyatt, Judy Sim o ns and Carolyn Brown wait breathlessly while the judges take notes. IOS FORENSIC EVENTS CAUSE DISCOVERY OE TALENT Miss Marie Knight Forensic Coach "Strange Victory," by Evelyn Neuenberg, was the title of the one-act play presented in the contest. At right, Janice Joyce rehearses her lines for Gale Walker and Ronnie Setliff. Among the five forensic events that Fieldale High entered in the Virginia High School League were prose reading, poetry, spelling, debating, public speaking, and one-act play. In all these contests, both individual representatives and member schools were required to observe all rules and regulations. The debating contest was held at William Byrd High School, Vinton, on April 55 the one-act play at Martinsville High School, Martinsville, on March 103 and all others were held at Roanoke College on April 8. The prose and poetry readers Were required to read one prepared s e le c t io n and one selection chosen by the judges. Public speaking contestants gave an original speech of five to ten minutes in length which had never been p r e s e nt e d in other contests. This speech had to be a subject of interest to the speaker and his audience. Bill Morton Janice Joyce Ronnie Baldwin Mildred Thawley Prose Reading Prose Reading Public Speaking Public Speaking 104 UNITED NATIONS IS THE SUBJECT OF DEBATE Fran Dalton Mary Ann Brammer Poetry Reading Spelling In spelling, 75 Words were dictated to the con- testants and twenty-five written sentences, each of which contained one misspelled word. Teamwork was considered the key to successful debating. Judges lookedfor direct speaking, poise, and good humor in delivery. The subject for debate was, Resolved: That the United Nations Should Be Significantly Strengthened. Mrs. Zilla Ross Debating Coach George Koger Terry Britton Mary Jane Pickup Roy Hopkins Debating Debating Debating Debating Affirmative Affirmative Negative Negative 105 HMARDI GRAB" IS THEME OF JUNIOR-SENIOR Tables are decorated in royal fashion, for the Mardi Gras Banquet. Here, left to right, Frances Spencer, Mary Brammer, Barbara Chard, Regina Baker, and Barbara Wyatt with her back to the camera, arrange paper orchids for the tables. The traditional Junior-Senior Banquet and Prom, a much-looked-forward-to event, was held at the Lynwood Club, on May 6. By far, it was the most gala function of the year. All through the evening, the students gave no thought to the future. NOW was the hour, and there would never be another like it. For the seniors, it was their final prom as high school students . Randy Joyce, co-ordinator of the Banquet, gives the welcome to the senior class as Barbara Chard, Larry Steele, and Susie Merriman listen. Randy Joyce, at the top of a ladder, hangs streamers and balloons while Janet Smith and Mary Ann Shires "supervise". With a New Orleans setting, the theme, "Mardi Gras," was carried out, using a lavender and white color sceme and decor- ations which displayed imaginative talent by the juniors. Candlelight shadowed the room with ro- matic and mystiiying excitement. Adding to the enchantment of the evening, masks were provided as favors, creating an atmosphere and spirit depicting the "Mardi Gras" with all its hidden delights. Larry Steele and Jean Plaster, King Rex and Queen Regina of the Mardi Gras festivities. 106 BANQUET AND PROM AT THE LYNWOOD CLUB The banquet guests wait eagerly for the reading of the Senior Last Will and Testament. After the Banquet, soft lights, sweet music, and a mellow atmosphere please the guests. Whether dancing or socializing, a good time is had by all. IO7 ANNUAL SIGNING PARTY CAUSES DEEP THOUGHT Seniors eagerly waiting to receive their copies Gale Walker, concentrating, also enjoys a soft of the FIELDCREST are, left to right: David Akers, drink while writing in an annual. Ellen Stone, Carolyn Lawson, Brenda Martin, Re- gina Burch, Kenny C ope land , Floyd Bryant, and Eddie Gibson. Along with the excitement of getting the FIELDCREST came the annual signing party sponsored by the Beta Club in the elementary school cafeteria. Students and teachers alike enjoyed getting together and putting in writing many memories of the past year. Mrs. Jean Fuller c o mf o r t ab ly signs annuals for her many students. C a r oly n Rakes finds her knee better writing support than the table. David Aderhold thoughtfully reminisces. 108 JUNIOR CLASS PRESENTS "DRUMS OF DEATH" Before the p e r f o r rn a n c e of "Drums of Death," Irene H e d ge c 0 c k , make-up artist, gives the final touch to Wanda Warden. Under the expert guidance of Miss Knight, the students who were inte r e s t e d in drama were able to display their talents during the year. The junior play, "Drums of Death," was presented on November 10. It was a mystery sprinkled with comedy and drew a large crowd. Membe rs of the cast were: Bill Morton, Mike Fulcher, J. R. May, Mary Jane Lawless, Marie Stegall, D o n na C la r k , Wanda Warden, Judy Simons, Selda Daniels, and Louis Eanes. Mary Ann Gusler was a s s is t ant director, Irene Hedgecock, make-up artist, and Jimmy Crawford, sound effects man. The senior play had not been chosen when the FIELDCREST went to the publisher. However, the members of the class and Miss Knight were making plans to present the play on April 28. Jerry Purcell, Ro nnie Setliff, and Mack Arnold Donna Clark, Judy Simons, and Bill Morton practice study the play books to de c ide on the play they like their parts in "Drums of Death." best. During rehearsal, Louis Eanes very realistically attempts to stab Marie Stegall. 9 DESERVED RECOGNITIGN IS GIVEN FOR ABILITY Mildred Thawley Violet Hubbard Valedictorian Salutatorian Reader's Digest Award Simply stated, the FIELDCREST pays special tri- bute to the students pictured on these pages. Mary Jane Pickup Joy Smith Ellen Stone P. T. A. Citizenship American Legion Danforth Foundation Award Citizenship Award Award 110 CI-IOLARSHIP, CHARACTER, AND EXAMPLE David Akers Jean Plaster Billy Rakes Award Outstanding Student Award Danforth Foundation Award Further Words are unnecessary as these students have spoken for themselves through their scholarship, ability, character, and example. Barbara Chard David Jones D. A. R. Award Rfllldy JOXCG American Legion Boys' American Legion Girls' AIYISFICHH L9g10H BOYS' State Representative State Representative State Representative l Ill THE ULTIMATE AND COVETED GOAL IS ATTAINED With only a trace of a smile on their lips, Barbara Chard, David Akers, Audrea Turner, Jean Plaster, and Randy Joyce pause as the band begins "Pomp and Circumstancel' Shoulders high, caps st rai ght , and everything is ready for the march down the aisle. For Iva Jarrett, Now, the last of our one-hundred and eighty days are gone. We have attended our last class, our books are gathered up, and our lockers are cle aned . What we have made of the year can nev e r be changed. On graduation night and with a special kind of pride, we marched into the auditorium to be seated with our classmates for the last time. To the accompaniment of the band, we sang our Alma Mater, "The White and the Blue." With heads held high, we walked across the stage to receive our diploma. Our ultimate goal had been attained! Then, for one fleeting moment through our mind's eye, We stole a backward glance. A sadness engulfed us, for we suddenly realized that this was the end of our high school days. The future is ours, but we shall not forget to look back many times, remembering. Mike Merriman, Mary Jane Pickup, Gale Walker, and Joy Smith, these are their final moments of high school. H2 NONE WILL BE UNTRUE TO THE WHITE AND BLUE. 2 2-f ' l i l PAUL! ZWWWRM'-KN afajf Mfg!! Bm s n 1 .X x X , f. 4 V. - t . 9 I 51 . -' I -' .X . 1 - from S.,-,gym have sinned QM :firm-s AWD! ,fif- . . V t -+P 'F .' , RX 1 . , :-- W, 1 I Y . V .4 f10 our dr5nms,JZws IIS him' H55 41,7-dff and .png -f-X , Hn-M74 7715 gears Aus Affmw 4 761sncfs4ffW SWF! 47111 50 -f- ba! wisp fits! are bg - from! as ,diffs-'s Yarra Y -.74 7 V .W -Y4.Y ,- laws mlm ww fm! as .., gn- fmf A M: lalfft- and We gh: Jean Plaster receives her diploma from Mr. Iler. Thus, a twelve-year chapter in her life ends. Graduation is over, caps and gowns are packed in year, 1961. But through the years, "None will find their boxes, friends have gone home, and the lights us untrue to the White and the Blue." will soon be turned out marking the end of this school 113 Arnold, Mack. ..... 32,72,73,81,84,86,109 I DEX A Adams, Mary Ellen. ....... 58,73,81,92 Aderhold, David ........ 18,32,44,93,108 Adkins, Elva. . 32,66,67,71,72,73,90,91,101 Agnew, Mrs. Mary . ............. 13 Akers, David. . 3,9,16,2O,29,32,62,66,69,84 86,94,108,111,112 Alderman, Diana . . . ......... . .58 Alderman, Jack .... ........... 5 0 Anderson, Glenda ........ 17,29,50,80,8l Arnold, Carolyn ....... 24,25,54,73,8l,92 Arnold, James ................. 58 C Campbell, Mac .I . Cannaday, Joel . . Cannaday, Leon . . . Carter, B. J. .... . . . 18,50,78,84,85,98 54,83 50 . . 1,21,82,84,8e,87,82 85,87,102 . .10,15,20 ...... 13 Cassady, Mr. James ........ Cassell, Mr. Jimmy Catron, Clarence . . Chambley, William ............ 54,73 Chaney, Ronnie .... Chard, Barbara . . . . . . . .18,45,49 58 . . 9,34,40,52,56,67,ea 106,111,112 B Ashburn, Gene . . Ashley, Chancie, . Ashley, Leroy . . . Ashley, Wesley . . Ashworth, Kenneth . . . Atkins, Lou Ellen. Austin, James . . . .............54,79 ...33,77 ......58 ........58 ...24,54,7f-5,80 ........50 Beheler, Peggy . . . . . .18,5O,72,73,81,98 Baker, Regina ..... 33,72,73,76,90,91,106 Baldwin, Ronnie ........ 54,63,86,93,104 Ballentine, Marcia .............. 58 Barbour, Donald . . ........ 46,83 Barbour, Michael .... ......... 5 8 Barker, Billy Joe .... .- ........ 58,79 Barker, Frank .... . . .21,23,50,75',93 Barker, John ............... 7,33,77 Barker, Ronnie ................ 58 Barnard, Becky . . 26,58,6l,73,81,89,99,101 Barnard, Margie . .11,26,46,64,67,69,72,73 81,89,9O,91,99,100 Barnes, Eugenia. . .50,63,64,69,72,73,8l,82 89,98,99 Beck, Bonnie. . . ............ . . 50 Berry, Peggy ....... Bishop, Mona Sue .... Bonhams, Minnie Leona Bonton, Michael ..... Bonton, Tommy . . . Bossart, Frank . . . Bossart, Sally ...... Bouldin, Carey Jane . . Bowman, Mr. Earnest. Bowman, Louise ..... Boyd, Elvia . . . . Boyd, Ronnie ....... Brammer, Lloyd .... Brammer, Mary. Britton, Terry .... Brogan, Arnie ..... Brooks, Charlotte. . Brown, Carolyn . . . Brown, Danny . . . . Brown, Ronald ..... ..16, ..........88,77 . . . 28,50,70,71,75 58 . .... 58 .. 58,79 . . 50,97 .. 50,82 . 58 . . . . .15,54 . 58 . . .58,81 46,83 ....... 58,79,92 33,66,70,71,105,106 .... ..22,46,105 . . .12,83,54,72,77,108 ....... 58,73,81 . . 54,73,69,88,93 Brown, Susan Dianne. . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 Bryant B. J .... 18,45,82 Bryant, Floyd .16,83.,59',84',86.,87.,88,93,108 Bryant, Shirley .... Brymer, Alan .... Brzana, Walter . . Bullard, Phyllis . . . Burch, Regina .... Burpeau, Mr. George . Byrd, Dale Edward . Byrd, Mildred . . . ....--.- .... . .21,25,54 .......5O,81 54 . . .84,45,69,71,75,108 58,78,81 . . .20,45,77,101 Clark, Donna . .46,64,67,69,78,85,90,91,109 Clark, Raymond . . . Clark, Wilma ..... Compton, Jenna Lou Compton, Lora Ann. Cook, Judy ....... Copeland, Anne . . . Copeland, Kenneth. . Crawford, Betty . . . Crawford, Jimmy . . Crawford, Miss Joan. . . . Crawford, Mrs. Sam -. ...- .. ..- 54,7e,92 5O,72,73,75,81 89,98,99 . . . . 59 50,78,74,81 15,144,108 . . . 25,29,54,80 45,54,88 ......11 .....11 Crotts, Mrs. Ann .... ....... 1 03 Cundiff, Bobby .... . . . 34,79,83 Cundiff, Donald . . . . 18,46,79,83 lCundiff, Myra . . . . . . . . 59 Curry, Carolyn. . . ..... . . 54 Curry, Jimmy . . .... 46,83,93 Curwen, Diana . . . . . . 59,73,81,92 Curwen, Dr. G. W. . ....... 97 D Dalton, Fran ...... 46,67,72,73,81,89,98 99,100,105 Dalton, Gwen ................ 25,54 Daniel, Donna Ray. 19,50,51,69,74,81,90,9l Daniel, Melanie ...... 17,51,73,75,8l,82 Daniel, Selda.26,46,47,62,67,68,81,82,9O,91 Davis, Betty ...... Diehl, Mr. William . Dodson, Bill ...... Dodson, Mrs. Clyde. Dodson, Michael. . . Dodson, Valorie . . Doss, James . . . Draper, Nana. . . Dunford, Peggy. . . Dunkley, Roger. . . Durham, Anthony . . E Eanes, Mrs. Delores . Eanes, Donny ..... .Eanes, Louis ..... Edwards, Earnest. . Edwards, Eva .... Eggleston, Ronnie . . Eggleston, Stevie . . Elrod, Miss Irene . . Ensley, Ralph. . . F Fink, Carolyn . . Foley, Brenda . . Foley, Nancy . . . 4 .- ...---..-5. .. ...51 .. ...... 11 . . . . . . 59,73 . . . 54,73,'81,92 . . . . . 16,34 . . 59,73 . . . 47 . . . 55 . . . 34 14,2z,45,54,89,90,9z .......55,57,88 20,2e,47,77,88,109 51,97 . ....... 55 15,85,88 59,80 13,15,29 54,92,98 ..55 .......51,75,92 . 1e,82,85,54,5e,75 Frazier, Mrs. Linda . . Frith, Barren .... Frith, Gary ...... Frye, Carlton .... Frye, Carolyn . . . Fudge, Jackie. . . Fulcher, Mike I DEX . .. 13,15 .. 73,81 ... 51 ..........59,79 ...18,2o,51,89,74,81 47,49,67,69,83 Fulcher, Wayne .......... 55,82,92,93 Fuller, Mrs. Jean 6,7,10,15,54,62,66,67,108 G Gauldin, Joy ....... ...... 5 9,73,81,92 Gibbs, Ruth ....... .......... 5 9,81 Gibson, Eddie. . 16,18 35 66 67 69 71 84 85 Gilbert, Diane . . Gilbert, Gary .... Gilbert, Michael. . . Gilbert, Patty ..... Gilstrap, Connie. . . Gilstrap, Lonnie . . . Gilstrap, Lynette . . Gilstrap, Ronnie . . . ! 3 7 I ! 1 7 86,87,93,l00,l08 .. . 25,47,72,73,81,98 ........55,83 ...18,47,84,82,1oo .........58 ..59 ....55 51, Goard, Whudy ....... . . 73 Gordon, Mrs. Bill. . Gordon, Mack ..... 11 . . .. 58,59,92 59 Gregary, Marlene .... .......... Gunter, Ralph ..... . . . 28,35,77,79,83 Gusler, Betty Jane .............. 59 Gusler, Mary Ann. . . H Haden, Frank. . . Hager, Phil .... Hagood, Linda . . . Hairfield, Margie . . Hall, Dorothy. . . Hall, Jane .... Hall, Janet .... Hancock, Joan . . Hancock, Larry . . Hancock, Linda. . . Hancock, Nancy . . Hancock, Peggy . . Harkrader, Paul ..... Harkrader, Robert . . . Harris, Faye ..... Harris, Elaine ...... Harris, Nellie Sue .... Harris, Reggie .... Haskins, Lois ....... Hayden, J: fgm, ..... Haynes, Margaret Ann 19,2o,28,47,87,59,7o 9o,91,1oo ... 51,72,73,81,88,98 ...........78 ..59,81 ...38 ..59 ..59 .....59 .......47 . . 47,82,102 ....55 ........59 .........59 ..24,55,65,73,78 ......25,55 ...28,51,81 .....59 .. 54,55 .. ..... 51 ..... ..59 Haynes, Reece ............. 22,51,93 Haynes, Susan ......... . ..... 59,81 Hedgecock, Irene .... 9,19,46,47,6'7,69,90 Holland, Mr. J. N. . Holland, Richard ...... Hollandsworth, John Hollifield, Mr. J. Foster . . Holly, Myrtle ......... Hooker, Donna Carol. Hopkins, Danny ...... Hopkins, Roger ,.., 91,109 ......79,83 ..59,73,81,88 ........51 ..........59,81 . . 18,28,47,73,81 . . . . . . . . . 59 Hopkins, Roy .... .... 5 5,71,105 Horsley, Georgia .... . . 26,36,73,76,94 Hubbard, Roy Earl . . . .... '. . . 58,59 Hubbard, Violet . . . .15,18,38,86,71,8o,11o Hubbard, Warren ............. 47,81 Hudson, Ezra ..... Hudson, Garnett . . . Hudson, Paulette. . . Hundley, Barry .... Hundley, Leo ..... Hundley, Michael . . Hundley, Patsy. . ..... 55 ... 47,80 ...... 54,55,92 2e,37,82,1oo,1o2 54 55 64 80 Hundley, R. B. . . f '18,'37,'74,'84,88f87,88f93 Hylton, Sylvia ..... I Iler, Mr. Ronald. . . Isley, Shelby. . . . . J Jacobs, John . . . Janey, James . . . Janey, Leon. . . Janey, Robert. . . Janey, Roy .... Jarrett, Iva .... Jarrett, James .... Jenkins, Leonard . Jessup, Rebecca. . . Jones, Jones, Jones, Jones, Jones, Jones, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Joyce, Kasey, Kasey, Kelles, David Horace. . . . . Jennifer. . . . Paul. .... Sandra . . . Sue ....... Barbara ..... Brenda Sharon . . Eugene .... .. . . . . 9,14,15,113 Inman, Connie. ..... .1l,19,46,47,67,82,100 ........55,92,78 ...59 ...59 ....5S . . ........ 555 8E 16,37,45,75,95,112 ...... 51,64,7E . ..... 47,79, . . 26,59,64,81,92 15,2o,37,83,54,8e 7o,71,81,111 . . . . . . 55 . . 59,81 . . .17,51 .. 37 .. 25,55 .. 59 .. 59 59 Hester ............ . . . 37,77 Janice ..... . . . 37,77,82,100,lO3 Jimmy .... 20,5O,51,78,84,86,93,120 Joan Lee .............. 59,81 Lyn ............... 18,38,81 Michael .... Randy ..... 9,1o,18,2o,38,39,45,84 85,88,87,58,73,81,88,95,105,111,112 Raymond. . . Ronald .... Ronnie . . . Wayne . . . K Kitty. . . Rita ..... Marie . . . I I Kilby, Morris . . . Kilby, Myrtle .... King, Carol. . . King, David . . . Kirks, Betty .... Kirks, Patricia . . . Kirks, Rosemary . . . Knight, Deborah .... Knight, Miss Marie. . . Koger, George. . . L Lackey, Carol Elaine Lackey, Patsy .... Lackey, Wayne .... . 5 .......... .55 . . . 59,73,81 . . 58,59,83,92 . . . 54,55,83 . . .51,64,74,81 ..... 59,81 ...... 81 ... 51,81 . . . . .103 ...... 38 .. 52,78,80 ... 38,81 ,... 55,80 ...,... 60 ... 7,1o,15,19 2o,45,82,1o4 . .50,79,82,105 . . ...... 52,76 . . 28,52,74,81 . . . . . 52,97 Lakey, Donald ..... Lawless, Mary Jane . . 6'7,68,69,72,'7 Lawless, Michael .... Lawless, Nancy . Lawless, Rebecca. . . Lawrence, Marie Lawson, Billy. . . Lawson, Carolyn Lawson, Donnie . Lawson, Wayne . Lucas, Mr. Arnold . . . Looney, Mrs. Lucas, Bobby ..... Lucas, Frank .... Luther, Ineda .... Luther, Lois Luther, Wayne . . . . . Q 8 8 . 8 8 - C.D. .. 8 8 Mc McA1exander, Bobby . . McAlexander, Frances McBride, Phillip .... M Mabry, Jerry ..... Marshall, Betty .... Martin, Bobbie Jean . . Martin, Brenda .... Martin, Gene ...... Martin, Gloria ...... Martin, James Curtis . Martin, Harold ...... Martin, Harriet June. . Martin, Phil. . .... . . Martin, Randy . . . . Martin, Ronnie ...... Martin, Sue ........ I DEX 55 . . . . . 28,47,84,85, 3,8l,90,91,94,98,l00 60 . . . . . . . . 60 . . . . . . .58,80,81 . . . 28,47,83,84,71, 73,74,81 18,47 . . 38,8il,82,l00,l08 55 . . . . 55,78 . . . .12,27,77 . . . . . . . . 11 . . .52,78,84,88,93 60,92 . 60 . . . 80,81 38,77 . ...80,73 .....48 . ...60,79 . . . 22,58,80,83,92 60 .. 17,22,24,52,75 . . . 28,38,45,89,71, 78,89,99,108 . . . . . . . . 52 . . . . . . 47 52 80,73 . .20,28,52,81,90,91 . . . .55,57,73,92,98 60,83 60 . . . . . . . .48,87,78 Martin, Thomas fTommyJ . . . . . . . . 60 Martin, Tommy Martin, William . . May, J. R. . . . Mayhew, Nancy Merricks, Betsy . . . Merricks, Jetta . . . Merricks, Margie. Merriman, B-Anne . . . Merriman, Benny . Merriman, Betty. . Merriman, James. Merriman, Jimmy Merriman, Judy . . Merriman, Michael. . . Merriman, Patricia . . Merriman, Susie . Merriman, Tommy Merritt, Mr. Graham . Meyers, Aldah ...... Miles, Linda Kay . . . Miles, Mrs. Willie . . Minter, Jimmy ..... Mitchell, Mrs. Ruby . . Montgomery, Carolyn . Moore, Claran ,...., Joe 80,79 . . . . . . . . 60 . . . 48,82 . . . . 52 . . 52 . . . . . . . . 52 56 . . . 58,78,81,92,98 ...... 81,81,88 . 52,78 . 39,77 1,48 . 29,54,58,73,80,82 .28,39,45,77,88,112 80,72 ..... :...... ... .... .103 48,83 ........13,15,23 . 25,48,87,88,89,78 60,81 11 ..... 48,73,81,83 . 11,15,19,20,58,78 60,81 56 Moore, Teresa. .... 22,5S,60,64,'73,81,92 Moran, Karen . . . . . . . . 56,80,83,94,l03 Morton, Bill. ..... 28,48,78,81,98,104,109 Mullins, Jo Ann . . N Nance, Wiley .... Nelson, Rickey. . . Nester, Jimmy .... Nester, Joretta . . Newman, Benny . . . Newman, Delane. . . O O'dell, Terrell . . P Pace, Mrs. Mattie Pace, Mrs. R. . . Pace, Buford .... Padgett, Linda . . . Palmer, Jackie Parcell Linda. . 5--.-........ . . 25,56 52,83 .60 ...........80,81 18,39,88,87,71,72,78,78 60 ..........50,81 ..56 . ..11 .. ..... 11 . . . . . . . 60 . . .58,80,81,92 . . . . . . . 18,28,89,88 , ............... 56 Pickup, Mary Jane . . 9,l8,39,45,66,67,68, 105,110,112 Plaster, Douglas ......... . .... 40,83 Plaster, Jean. . . 9,32,36,40,45,62,64,66,69 76,90,91,95,101,106,111,112,113 Plaster, Moir . . Plaster, Shirley . Poindexter Billy 52 56 Poindexreri Pat ........ 48,72,73,81,98 Poston, Mrs. Nell . 6,10,15,1'7,28,32,68,'70 Powell, Ronnie. . . . Price, Aubrey ......... 56,'73,83,92,93 Prillaman, Billy. . .32,40,64,'73,84,86,87,88 Prillaman, Judy .............. 48,77 Prillaman, Raymond ............. 52 Prillaman, Rebecca ..... 22,25,48,6'7,'76 Pugh, Michael ............... 58,60 Pully, Mr. Mason ......... ll,l5,5S,83 Purcell, Jerry . .18,20,28,32,39,40,64,69,71 84,86,87,93,109 R Rakes, Ann ................... 41 Rakes, Mr. Bobby ................ 93 Rakes, Carolyn . . 10,2O,26,41,43,66,67,69 '72,73,81,108 Rakes, Mrs. Jo Anne . . ........ 103 Rakes, Larry ....... ....... 5 6 Rakes, Mr. Ralph E. .......... 9,84,86 Ramsey, Gloria Jean Ramsey, Judy .... Ratliff, Joan ..... Rea, Michael ..... Reed, Harriet . . Rives, Mr. Branch . . . . . . . 80,81 28,52,84,89,74,81 60 52 56,81,83 ..8,14 Rives, Mrs. Frances. . . . . l0,15,58,64 Rives, Mary S. . . . Roberts, Eugene I 0 .. ..... 60,81 ...... .. 56 Roberts, Peggy Faye Robertson, Mrs. Rose, Steven . . Ross, Mrs. Zilla . . Russ, Rebecca. . . S Setliff , Betty ...... Setliff, Jeannette Setliff, Ronnie . . . 118 ....... .. 60 Mary .... 6,14,l5,24,76 . . .12,28,74,105 ......80,81 ..........60,81 19,48,48,87,89,95,108 28,40,41,84,71,72,78,81 94,102,104,109 I DEX Setliff, Sue - - - - ------ 55,57,73,33 Tilley, Judy .... . . .53,72,73,78,92,98 Sharpe, Larry - - - ------- 52,79,83,9'7 Tilley, Tommy ................ . .53 Shelton, Connie "" T1ptO1'1, EI'iC .................. 83.98.101 Turner, Audie . .16,18,43,62,64,66,63,69,75 Shelton, Donnie . . ......... 46,48,83 75,g2,95,l03,112 Shelton, Marie- - - ---- 41,76 Turner, Bobby Joe . . . . . . . . . . . . 57 Shelter, Rodger - - - ----- 41,77 Turner, Joan ..... . . 53,71,74 Shelton, Rennie - - ---- 48.79.83 Turner, JoAnn .... ..... 5 7 Shevos, Linda ........... 41,77,90,91 Turner, Marilyn , O l , 53,75,80 Shields, Everett ................ 56 Turngry Ralph ,,,, , , , 53,97 Shiresr Mary Ann' TUPHBF Regina . . . ....... 5 5 Slrively, Roger ---.------. 52,79,81,83 Turner Robert . . . ....... . . 49 Slmene, Judy --.---- 18,48,74,76,103,l09 Turner sandra . . . . 56,57,72,73,32,9a Slaughter: Mr' Jerry' '14v15:62s66s84y92593 Turner, TOIIIIIIY . . . ....... Slusher, Elvin Lawrence .......... 60 Turner, Vaughn , , , ,,,,,,, , , 61 Smith, Carol .............. 52,75,80 Tuttle, Billy , , , l I 43,77 Smith, Emory Lee .............. 60 Tuttle, Buddy. , , , , 43,77 Smith, Mr. Hubert ........ 15,21,50,56 Tuttle, Nancy. , , , , 61,76 Smith, Janet ......... 42,69,76,9O,91,95 Smith, Jerry .................. 56 V Smith, Jey ----- 10,28.42,45,62,e6.69,70,75 vase, Elizabeth. . . .... 53,76 95,102,110,112 Vaughn, Alayne . . . . . .18,49,82 Smith, Raymond. . . ......... 56 Vaughn, H, G, , , , , , , , 61 Spears, Mike .... . .. ..t... 60 Vaughn, Mike , l , , 49,77 Spence, Geyle ---- - - - 7.60.7331 venabie, sammy. . . . . . . . . . 53 Spencer, Frereee- - - - - -42,77,81,106 via, Benny Lee. . . . . . . . . . . 53,88 Spencer, John ---- -------- 4 2 Via, Betty Lou. . .... 26,53,64,69 Spencer, J0SePh- - - ------- 55 Via, Coy ..... . 23,54,57,79,83 Spencer, JOY ----- - - - 48,102 Via, Patricia. . . .... . . . . . 61 Speneer, Judi' Anil - - -,-- 48 Via, Tommy . . ..... 49,83 Spencer, Maynard . . . . . 60 Spencer, Sandra. . . . . 57,83 W Spencer, Shirley ---- - - 57 Wade, Brenda ............. 61,73,81 Sprlnkle, Berbere ----- - - - 57 Walker, Mr. Albert ............. . 13 Stanley, Mr- T- B- Jr- - - - ------- 3 Walker, Gale. .1,43,45,73,81,82,83,100,102, Steele, Larry ........ .... 1 03,106 104,108,112 Steele, Terry ------ - - 5183.92.93 Warden, Wanda . .26,49,67,74,81,9o,91,1o9 Stegall, Stegall, Stegall, Mr. Alfred . . Donna .......... ..........14 .52,75,81,101 Douglas ............ .... 6 O Stegall, Marie ..... 49,63,64,73,a1,a2,1o9 Warren, J. D. . . . Warren, Mike . . . Washburn, Judith . Stone, Truman ............... 57:61 I l Stone, Ellen. . 16,42,43,66,69,7l,76,108,110 Stone, Sandra ................ 53 76 Stoneman, Lonnie . . . .. ...60 Stowe, Barry Wayne ..... .... .... 6 1 Stultz Mrs. Inez , ............... 3,9 stuitz, .nm ...... 18,2O,49,69,73,81,82,83 swim, Neil ................. 61,81 Sweitzer, Mr. W. C. . Swinney, Teddy .... T Taylor, Mrs. Mary . . Taylor, Mr. R. L. . Thawley, Mildred. . . Thomas, Mr. Baxter . Thomas, Miss Maxine . . . Thomasson, Evelyn . Thomasson, Marcella Thompson, Donald . . Thompson, Miss Nan Thompson, Robert . , Q.. .. 61 .... 12,15,22,50 . . .1s,2o,25,36,42,66 72,82,104,110 . . . . . . . . . 13 . . .11,27,44,54 .. 50,53 . . ....... 57,79 . . . 15,27,32,6a Weaver, Gladys JO . . . Wellborn, Donna . . . Wheeler, Peggy . . . Whitlock, Jerry . . . Whitlock, Penny. . . Whitlow, Frankie . . . Whitlow, Judy ..... Whitlow, Kenny . . . Whitlow, Virginia. . . Whittle, V. D. . . . . Wickline, Bobby . . Williams, Carolyn Williams, Ina . . . Wolfe, Shirley .... Wray, James . . . Wright, Sara .... Wright, Shirley . . Wyatt, Barbara. Y Young, Ray . . . Young, Robert . . 79 Thornton, Connie . 18,46,49,67,81,82,90,91 Tilley, Connie. ....... 53,72,73,8l,82,98 Tilley, Dale .... ....... . 42,71 Tilley, Diane. . . . . .26,53,73,31 Tilley, Jo Anne . . ........ 61 Z Zeigler, Joyce ....... Zimmerman, Mr. Paul H7 ..... 61 ......... 61 ..... 61,81 ......... 49 26,44,a1,a2 ....... 61 ..... 61 .. 7,21,57,64 .... 23,57 ..61,64,a1 2o,23,44,e3 .....49,102 .......e ..57,73 53 ..44,77 ...61 ......49 . . . . . . . . 57 .........49,1o2,1o3 .16,20,32,44,72,73,76,89,98 99,101,103,106 . . . 61,92 .. 57,73,81 . . . . . 57,33,92 1o,15,26,7z,73 A LIST OF ADVERTISERS P g Adams Furniture Co. Aker's Supermarket American of Martinsville Angelo's Anthony Brothers Lumber 81 Supply Co. Appalachian Power Co. Atkins Atkins Brothers Ayers Sandwich Shop .B Balfour, L. G. Co. Barbour Cadillac Company Bassett Furniture Company Bassett Mirror Company Bassett Printing Company Bassett Walker Knitting Company Bee's Flowers Blue Ridge Hardware Sz Supply Company Bondurant Furniture Sz Early American House Bondurant Tractor Co., Inc. Bryant's Florist Bryant's Sport Center Building Supply Co., Inc. Burch-Hodges Stone, Inc. Burch Oil Company Burch, T. J. SL Co. Burroughs-White Chevrolet Corp. Q Cannaday's Drive-In Carter's Barber Shop Chamberlain's, Inc. Chard, A. B., Sr. Charles B. Keesee Educational Fun The Childress-West, Inc. Clift's Clover Creamery Club Billiard Parlor Clyde's Television Sz Refrigeration, Inc. Coca Cola Bottling Co. Collins Funeral Home Continental Can Co., Inc. Conway's Texaco Service Station County- City Laundry Corp. Cousin Brothers Garage Covington Sz Jefferson Q Danville Office Supply Co. Dee's Drug Store DeShazo Lumber Co. Dillon's Fork Service Station Donald's Doyle Ready Mix Dude Sz Garfield Du Pont E Eagle's Sandwich Shop Eanes, H. D. Self-Service Grocery Economy Laundry KL Dry Cleaners Evans, A. J. Realtor E Fagg's Drug Store Finney Sz Payne, Inc. Fieldale Appliance Store Fieldale Cafe Fieldale Insurance Agency, Inc. Fieldale Shell Fieldcrest Mills, Inc. Fifty-eight Motor Sales First National Bank of Bassett First National Bank of Martinsville Sz Henry County, The Ford Insurance Company Frank's Food Fair Friend Frith Construction Company Frye Oil Company Q Garrett Dry Cleaners Gilley Texaco Glenn's Cycle Center Globman's Goode, E. H. 8: Co., Inc. Graves, H. L. Co., Inc. Green, H. L., Co. Gusler Brothers Service Station H Hairston Tire Service Harder's Drug Store Harlowe-Hedgecock Harlowe's Harmon Brothers Service Station Harrell's Food Store Henry Confectionery Henry County Small Loan Corp. Holt, C. W., Co. House's Coffee Shop Hub Department Store Hundley Insurance Agency .J. Jessup Upholstery Corp. OUR ADVERTIZERS MAKE OUR YEARBOOK POSSIBLE The staff of the FIE LDCREST would like 011 the next tW0 P3395 is 3 list of all the to say "Thank You" to all those' businesses adVe1"flSe1'S, along with the Page numbers of who advertised in our yearbook, Because of the ads. Give these advertisers your busi- their generosity and their interest in us and IIGSS- YOU will be glad YOU did- our school, it was possible to publish this book. The offices at Fieldcrest Mills are busy places. Several Fieldale graduates are employed in these offices. WH-ik if .-Q. wi Jewel Box, Inc., The J ohnson's Radiator Works Joyce Cash Store Joyce Drug Store Joyce Mercantile Co. .K Kester Dry Cleaners Kingoff's Jewelers Koger, Mrs. C. L., Grocery Kolodny's L Lanier Farm Larry and Alley Lavinder House, The Leed's Music Center Lee Telephone 'Company Leggett's Department Store Lloyd's Jewelers lik McCarty Bedding Company Mc Collum- Ferrell McKee Funeral Home M Martinsville Bulletin Martinsville Neon Company Mefford's Jewelers Minter Fuel Corp. Mitchell Motors, Inc. Nlitchell Tractor Sz Equipment Co. Moran, S. E., Supervisor Mounce Grocery T Music Bar Mutual Federal Savings 8z Loan Association of Martinsville N Nathan's Department Store Norman, B. D., Radio Co. Norman's Shoes .B Palace Barber Shop Pepsi-Cola Piedmont Trust Bank Prillaman and Pace Prillaman's Super Market Q. Quality Furniture Company .B Rapid Transit Company, Inc. LIST OF ADVERTISERS Page Pag 147 Ray's Barber Shop Reed's 593-31.00 Store Reynold's Radio and T. V. Rich Oil Sales, Inc. Rimmer's Jewelers Roanoke Times, The Roselawn Burial Park Russell's Drive-In .S Sale Knitting Company Service Printing Company Slate's Barber Shop Smith Hardware Smith Wholesale, Inc. Southern Bank of Commerce Southwestern Virginia Gas Co Spencer Studio Stafford's Jewelers Starling Avenue Barber Shop Starling Pharmacy, Inc. Steed College of Commerce Stone Funeral Home Stultz-Townes Southern Discount Corp. I T and H Restaurant Ted's Men's Shop Troxler Furniture Company Turner, W. T., Insurance T. V. Service Company Twin City Grocery Co. T Y V and R Amoco Station Via, J. W. Virginia Blower Co. YSL Wamp1er's Pharmacy, Inc. W. and B. Chevrolet, Inc. West Window Company Wickline Pharmacy WHEE WMVA Woods Radio and T. V. Woolworth's Wright's Barber Shop Wyatt Buick Sales Company X Yeaman, John W. Yeatts Nurseries, Inc. Yellow Cab Company THE TUWEL MILL Fieldale, Virginia Extends Congratulations And Best Wishes to the CLASS OF 1961 It has been a pl e a su r e to watch this fine class grow to adulthood. As you continue to move up- ward in your life, we pay tribute to you for your HELDCRES1 122 Members of the Fieldale High School annual staff are shown at entrance to the Towel Mill with Mr. D. A. Purcell, mill manager. Those standing with Mr. Purcell from left to right are: Jerry Purcell, Mary Jane Pickup, Floyd Bryant and Randy Joyce. accomplishments on the occasion of your graduation. May each day be a forward step tow ar d the fulfillment of your dreams, and may your future attainments be unlimited. MILLS, INC. 123 IUYCE CASH STURE "Service is not our Mottog it's our Business" Telephone OR-3-4301 Fieldale, Virginia 124 IUYCE DRUG STURE At Joyce Drug Store, "where Irene Hedgecockprove that this friendly people meet," David is more than true as they enjoy Akers, Barbara Chard, Randy a Pepsi after school. Joyce, Mary Jane Pickup, and Telephone: ORange 3-3161 Prescriptions Fountain Service Free Delivery Fieldale, Virginia 125 I Mr. George Merriman, assistant vice president of the First National Bank? receives from Nana Draper and Dorothy Hall additions to their Savings Accounts, which earn for them 3 per cent per year. THE FIRST NNIUNAL BANK MARTINSVILLE AND HENRY CDUNTY Since 1893 Four Convenient Offices to Serve You Collinsville - Fieldale - Martinsville - South Office 126 Miss Doris Franklin, president of the Fieldale Insurance Agency, Inc., completes a short term accident insurance policy for Peggy Wheeler and Betty Davis in preparation for taking a school- sponsored trip. FIELDALE INSURANCE AGENCY, INC The Best Insurance of Every Kind Telephone OR 3-3081- Fieldale, Virginia 127 SALE KNITTING C0., INC. MARTINSVILLE BULLETIN OUR Zum-flwlua' CHALLENGE The prosperity and individual freedoms we enjoy today are har d - earned gifts from our forefathers and must never be taken for granted. Each new generation must stand on its own feet and preserve th ese freedoms. The freedoms we enjoy through the American Way have a high price and must be earned over and over. W. Somerset Maughan expresses it this way: "If a nation values any- thing more than freedom, it will lose its freedomg and the irony of it is thatifit is comfort ' ' ' or money that it values more, it will lose that, too." APPALACHIAN PGWER COMPANY AYERS SANDWICH SHOP Memorial Boulevard Martinsville, Virginia HARLOWE-HEDGECOCK TEXACO STATION Hunting and Fishing Licenses Telephone ORange 3- 247 1 Fieldale, Virginia MEFFORD'S JEWELERS Telephone MErcury 2 - 6647 Martinsville, Virginia TROXLER'S FURNITURE CO., INC. "Dealer of Philco appliances with two stores to serve you." Compliments of BEE'S FLOWERS Call ORange 3-5221 for flowers as you like them. 9 Dial MErcury 8-7863 2? T 8: H RESTAURANT "The Home of Good Things to Eat" Fieldale, Virginia Compliments of ' HOTEL ROANOKE A FRIEND is the headquarters for Beta Convention on alternate years. YELLOW CAB "The Thinking Fellow Calls a Yellow" Formerly VIRGINIA CAB CO. All Cars Radio Dispatched The Nation's Choice 24 Hour Service MErcury 2-3411 Stands at 13 Broad 8: 16 Main Dispatcher 945 Starling Ave. Martinsville, Virginia 130 HENRY'S CONFECTIONERY In Henry Hotel Building Sandwiches and Fountain Service RAY'S BARBER SHOP "It Pays To Look Well" Route 1 Bassett, Virginia Compliments of J. W. VIA Compliments of GARRETT DRY CLEANERS Compliments of MINTER FUEL CORPORATION Telephone OR 3-2881 Compliments of Fieldale Appliance and Carter's Barber Shop COLLINS FUNERAL HOME 24 Hour Ambulance Service Phone NA 9-2515 Bassett, Virginia Compliments of VIRGINIA BLOWER COMPANY Collinsville, Virginia Compliments of ROSELAWN BURIAL PARK Martinsville, Virginia ANGELO'S MITCHELL TRACTOR Sz EQUIPMENT CO Speedy Service Angieburgers Collinsville, Virginia 1121 Memorial Boulevard Martinsville, Virginia Phone MI 7-5041 E. H. GOODE 8. CO., INC. Insurance - Real Estate Security - Service - Savings Telephone ORange 3-4911 Fieldale, Virginia HARLOWE'S Women, Men, and Infant Apparel Phone ORange 3-2131 Fieldale, Virginia COUSIN BROS. GARAGE Authorized Briggs and Stratton Parts and Service 101 Fayette Street Martinsville, Virginia Compliments of CONSTRUCTIGN COMPANY BASSETT Air-Conditioned Chapel and Funeral Home Funeral Directors Ambulance Service Phone ME 2-3466 Martinsville, Virginia Bassett, Virginia Printers-Publishers-Lithographers Phone NA 9-2541 NA 9-2542 ME 2-2232 132 Compliments of THE CLOVER CREAMERY COMPANY, INC. est Virginiafs Most Complete Line of all Dairy P DRINK COCA-COLA IN BOTTLES MARTINSVILLE COCA-COLA BOTTLING CO., INC 133 Compliments of WMVA 1129 Chatham Heights Martinsville, Virginia RICH OIL SALES, INC. Distributor Gulf Solar Heat Telephone ME 2-4139 Martinsville, Virginia MCCOLLUM-FERRELL The Name for Fine Shoes and Accessories Martinsville, Virginia PRILLAMAN 8. PACE Plumbing - Heating and Sheet Metal Phone ME 2-6308 107 Jones Street just off the square Martinsville, Virginia Compliments of PIEDMONT TRUST BANK Church Street Martinsville, Virginia 4 CONGRATULATIONS AND BEST WISHES TO THE CLASS OF 1961 X XiXXi X E.I. DU PUNT DE NEMUURS 81 COMPANY X XXXXWX 1 MARTINSVILLE NYLON PLANT 135 America's Finest Furniture LARRY AND AllEY Furniture And Appliance Sales And Service Phone ME 2-6403 219 E. Church Street Martinsville, Virginia JOHN W. YEAMAN New York Stock Exchange Ticker Direct Wires to Principal Cities Phone ME 2-2191 JESSUP UPHOLSTERY CORPORATION i 2 X "Specializing in Foam juni, ,L Rubber Seating" , ""'5""""! 5 Phone 7-4161 Collinsville, Virginia 136 THE CHARLES B. KEESEE EDUCATIONAL FUND, INC This Fund, established by Mr. and Mrs. Charles B. Keesee, of Martinsville, Virginia, is in position to aid substantiallya large number of boys and girls from Virginia and North Carolina who would like to be educated in Virginia Baptist schools and colleges. The Fund will also aid approved students for the ministry from Virginia or North Carolina who wish to study in anyone of the three theological seminaries of the Southern Baptist Convention. Financial aid is in the form of cash grants to those students who are entering or planning to enter the Baptist ministry or to engage in specific religious work for the Baptist denomination. To all others the aid extended is in the form of cash loans to be repaid with interest at low rates. According to the will of Mr. Keesee students from the Blue Ridge Association will have first consideration when applying for aid from this fund. :KV mf MERICAN OF MAR'rlNsvu.l.E 137 Compliments of DONAl.D'S DUDE 8: GARFIELD ME 8-7135 Q ATKINS BROTHERS gxfffgxixs Q' - General Merchandise 46 East Church Street Martinsville, Virginia Telephone ORange 3-2401 Fieldale, Virginia STAFFORD'S JEWELERS Watches, Jewelry, and Keep-sake Diamond Rings Bassett, Virginia Compliments of H. I.. GREEN COMPANY V 8g R AMOCO STATION Vernon Via, Chester Rakes, Proprietors OR 3-5281 Route 1, Bassett, Virginia T. J. BURCH 8: CO. Real Estate and Property Management MErcury 2-9725 46 Church Street Martinsville, Virginia The School . . . and the Newspaper Both are part of a full education Read TI-IE ROANOKE TIMES 65132 Zinannke1BHnr1h-Neinn CONTINENTAL CAN COMPANY, INC. ROBERT GAIR PAPER PRODUCTS GROUP Fibre Drum and Corrugated Box Division Martinsville, Virginia Congratulations and Best Wishes To The 1961 Graduates BASSETT WALKER KNITTING COMPANY Bassett, Virginia 139 Nearly Everybody in Fieldale Listens to WHEE 1370 on your Dial Phone ME 2-9811 Martinsville, Virginia BEST WISHES SOUTHERN BANK OE COMMERCE Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. Martinsville, Virginia WAMPlER'S PHARMACY, INC. Your Walgreen Agency Martinsvi1le's Modern Prescription Center JOYCE MERCANTILE CO Roy E. and B. W. Joyce Route 1, Bassett, Va. Dial Orange 3-4811 or Orange 3-4339 O AKER'S SU PERMARKET Stanleytown We give S Sz H Green Stamps ANTHONY BROTHERS LUMBER AND SUPPLY COMPANY "A Home Is an Investment in Happiness" Phone NA 9-2595 Phone ME 2-6611 Bassett, Virginia FIELDALE CAFE Mr. Sz Mrs. Leonard Setliff Serving - Sandwiches Chops Sundaes Steaks Plate Lunches Short Orders Sea Foods BLUE RIDGE HARDWARE AND SUPPLY COMPANY, INC. Machinery and Supplies Distributors Office: Bassett Branch: Lenoir, North Carolina Bassett, Virginia FAGG'S DRUG STORE "You Are Always Welcome" Martinsville, Virginia FIELDALE GROCERY Phone ORange 3-4821 Fieldale, Virginia Compliments of Compliments of CLUB BILLIARD PARLOR LANIER FARM Compliments of BASSETT MIRROR COMPANY Compliments of EAGLES SANDWICH SHOP HUNDLEY INSURANCE AGENCY Safety - Security - Service P. O. Box 426 Telephone NA 9-2662 Bassett, Virginia ..I GUSLER BROTHERS SERVICE STATION Collinsville, Virginia HENRY COUNTY SMALL LOAN CORP. FRYE OIL COMPANY Main Street Heating Oils Bassett, Virginia Phone NA 9-2852 Phone NA 9-2513 Bassett, Virginia 1 CHILDRESS-WEST, INC. Service, Courtesy, Real Estate-Insurance and good food 29 Broad Street, P. O. Box 943 ' , Phone ME 2-3634 Martinsville, Virginia I RUSSELL'S DRIVE-IN H. D. EANES SELF-SERVICE GROCERY ADAMS FURNITURE COMPANY Phone NA 9-2145 Phone NA 9-2725 Bassett, Virginia I V THE HUB DEPT. STORE SERVICE PRINTING COMPANY Stationers-Office Outfitters phone NA 9-2603 Dial ME 2-3241 20 Bridge Street Martinsville, Virginia Bassett, Virginia We Make Rubber Stamps FINNEY gz PAYNE, INC, , SOUTHWESTERN VIRGINIA GAS I SERVICE CORP. Home Furnishings-Appliances Gives so much--Costs so little Martinsville, virginia ' 1 Martinsville, Virginia RIMlViER'S J EWE LERS Martinsville, Virginia Compliments of PRILLAMAN'S SUPER MARKET 142 L.G. BALFOUR COMPANY Attleboro Massachusetts J ewelry's Finest Craftsmen CLASS RINGS AND PINS Club and Hospital Insignia Medals - Trophies - Plaques Commencement Invitations - Diplomas Representative: J.L. Robertson Box 6013 Richmond 22, Va. MUSIC BAR DANVIllE Complete Line of String, Band, 0 F F I CE S U P P C 0 and Orchestra Instruments Phonographs and Tape Recorders "Your Friendly Dealer" Globman Building 127 North Union Street 319 Craghead Street Phone ME 2-2413 Danville, Virginia 126 Main Street Martinsville, Virginia 143 FORD INSURANCE COMPANY Telephone ME 2-3451 1 Walnut Street Martinsville, Virginia BONDURANT TRACTOR CO., INC. Massey-Ferguson and New Holland Equipment Martinsville, Virginia CANNADAY'S DRIVE-IN Route 220 North of Martinsville Compliments of BARBOUR CADILLAC CO. LLOYD'S JEWE LERS 41 Church Street Martinsville, Virginia SMITH HARDWARE Complete Line of Sherwin Williams Paints-Hardware CHAMBERLAIN'S, INC. Men's Clothing 25 East Church Street Martinsville, Virginia SLATE'S BARBER SHOP "It Pays to Look Well" Route 220 Collinsville, Virginia Compliments of DILLON'S FORK SERVICE STATION Phone OR 3-2771 WOOLWORTH'S Shop Woolworth's First For Everything Martinsville, Virginia MOUNCE'S GROCERY Orange 3-2630 Pleasant Grove BRYANT'S SPORT CENTER Phone ME 2-4177 107 East Main Street Martinsville, Virginia Mrs. C. Igolintgeir Grocery Compliments of Bassett Virginia OR 5-4356 GRAVES SUPPLY CO., INC. STARLING PHARMACY, INC. Phone ME 2-6222 827 Starling Avenue Martinsville, Virginia Compliments of DOYLE READY MIX Martinsville and Bassett 144 Itiiw w Q v,,f"Iflq,l 'Ill' W W WQ ,I IIIIIII- ' lP I s1IDol the graduating class of BASSETT FURNITURE INDUSTRIES INC. st Manufacture BUILDING SUPPLY CO., INC. The Home of Bill-Ding Dupont Road Telephone ME 2-9747 Martinsville, Virginia BURROUGHS-WHITE CHEVROLET CORP. SALES f CHIQVLUILEUI sERv1cE See us for your new or used car or truck Phones: Parts and Service ME 2-9831 Office ME 2-5681 Martinsville, Virginia BONDURANT FURNITURE AND EARLY AMERICAN HOUSE Dial ME 2-3397 515 West Church Street Martinsville, Virginia GLENN'S CYCLE CENTER Schwinn Bicycles Toro Lawn Mowers Small Engine Repairs MErcury 2-2453 Martinsville, Virginia tl! IFEDERAL SAVINGS! AND LOAN ASSOCIATION 1772 ' E. H. GOODE 8. CO., INC. Insurance-Real E state Security-Service-Savings Telephone ORange 3-4911 Fieldale, Virginia Compliments of BRYANTUS FLORIST TED'S MEN'S SHOP The Latest Styles for Yotmg Men and Students 104 East Main Street Martinsville, Virginia 146 E. H. GOODE 8. CO., INC. Insurance -Real E state Security-Service -Savings Telephone ORange 3-4911 Fieldale, Virginia THE LAVINDER HOUSE Restaurant Dial Midway 7-6231 U. S. Route 220 2 1X2 Miles North Martinsville, Virginia n PALACE BARBER SHOP Compliments of STUI-'TZ'TOWNES Service--Experience FURNITURE Sz HARDWARE ,INCORPORATED Martinsville, Virginia Congratulations to the Senior Class CLYDE'S TELEVISION AND REFRIGERATION B. D. NORMAN RADIO COMPANY Electronic Equipment Service 1308 Memorial Blvd. Martinsville, Virginia RAPID TRANSIT CO., INC. Scheduled--Chartered Phone ME 2-3411 Serving Martinsville, Bassett, Fieldale, Collinsville WEST WINDOW COMPANY Manufacturers - Distributors Storm Sash - Screens - Doors Awnings - Carports - Patios - Blinds Roanoke Highway - MErcury 2-3879 Martinsville, Virginia REED'S 5? -31.00 Bassett's Best Two Stores to Serve You Better Bassett, Virginia THE JEWEL BOX, INC. "South's Largest Jewe1ers" Compliments of KOLODNY's CLIFT'S House of Fashion Rt. 220 Phone ME 2-3160 Roanoke Road Martinsville, Virginia co wo co' nmnT1Nsv11.m:, VA. MCCARTY BEDDING COMPANY "We Make Your Sleeping A Pleasure" George M. McCarty Telephone Ml 7-5261 Collinsville, Virginia NORMAN'S SHOES Quality Shoes For the Entire Family Phone ME 2-3817 Martinsville, Virginia TV SERVICE COMPANY Phone ME 2-4938 P. O. Box 263 529 Memorial Blvd. Martinsville, Virginia BURCH-HODGES-STONE,INC KINGCFFS Established 1891 MARTINSVILLE'S LEADING JEWE LERS 3 Phone ME 2-8251 Martinsville, Virginia Martinsville, Virginia BURCH OIL COMPANY P. O. Box 2203 Martinsville, Virginia SMITH WHOLESALE, INC. Martinsville Virginia I wma mics , or lm-uszn nuns 58 MOTOR SALES Stafford Eanes, Mgr. New Danville Rd. Hwy. 58 Martinsville, Virginia A. J. EVANS REALTOR Phone ME 2-6514 25 Broad Street Martinsville, Virginia 148 Compliments of MARTINSVILLE NEON COMPANY Neon 8a Plastic Signs 1011 Danville Road HARMON BROTHERS SERVICE STATION Gulf Products Koehler, Virginia Compliments of TWIN CITY GROCERY COMPANY Martinsville, Virginia I I l Compliments of WYATT BUICK SALES COMPANY 614 West Church Street Martinsville, Virginia Compliments of FIELDALE SHELL Phone ORange 3-4281 Fieldale, Virginia I l 1 s . Y -.--. 57--1- Compliments of REYNOLD'S RADIO AND T. V. 538 Memorial Boulevard QUALITY FURNITURE COMPANY Villa Heights Phone lVlErcury 2-5109 Martinsville, Virginia I I W l l I 1 NATHAN'S DEPT. STORE Bassett's Best Department Store Bassett, Virginia W. B. CHEVROLET, INC. Sales and Service NAtional 9-2526 Bassett, Virginia l l HARDER'S DRUG STORE Complete Prescription Service Phone NA 9-2185 Bassett, Virginia SOUTHERN DISCOUNT CORPORATION Complete Auto Financing Service Martinsville, Virginia HOUSE'S COFFEE SHOP Good Coffee Home Cooked Foods W. T. TURNER, INC. 205 E. Main Street Phone MEcury 2-3427 Martinsville, Virginia 1 I Compliments of A FRIEND YEATTS NURSERIES, INC. Highway 58 East ME 2-4718 ME 2-6316 Martinsville, Virginia Compliments of WOODS RADIO and T. V. 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