Franklin High School - Laurel Leaf Yearbook (Franklin, NC)
- Class of 1951
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Text from Pages 1 - 72 of the 1951 volume:
FROM THE LIBRARY OF , The 1 FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOL Franklin, N. C. £CIZ fl nia l latdz ail By Mary Sue Potts and Carolyn Nothstein Back in the halls of Franklin High That’s where our fondest memories be Our thoughts e’er backwards we will turn As memory mists our reverie. Our parents striving year on year Have earned their places in the sun Our teachers courage gave and cheer And now the battle has been won. CHORUS: Oh, we shall ne’er forget the days We’ve spent at dear old Franklin High We’ll ever give her highest praise Until our time shall come to die. Our future bright before us lies ’Tis paved by years at Franklin High Tho’ it be seen through tear-dimmed eyes As now with voices raised on high We bid a lingering farewell With hearts all tuned to sing her praise M ay future classes serve her well And love and cherish her always. Tune: (I’ll Walk You Home Again Kathleen) J eclica tioii MR. E. J. WHITMIRE To Mr. Whitmire, teacher of agriculture for many years, zee, the seniors of 1951, dedicate this annual in appreciation of a long period of successful zeork. ecuor Finua a •Jirrr- . fgipisi Jr ■ K? A ' JL T . « L I c ’ _ Jri Front Row: Una Crawford, Business Manager ; Charles Thomas, Editor; and Luanne Gibson, Circulation Manager. Back R ow: John Archer, Advertising Manager ; Mr. Williams Sponsor; and John Phillips, Assistant Editor. Caroline Crawford, Martha Ann Stockton, Elbert Anderson, Mary Ann Killian, and Audrey Hays 3aau[hj MR. R. G. SUTTON, Principal MR. JACK ANGEL Training: W. C. T. C. Subject: Science and Pliys. Ed. Sponsor: Young Teen Club MISS ANNIE BAILEY Training: Tusculum College Subject: Business and English Sponsor: Business Club and Junior Class MR. SAMMY BECK Training: W. C. T. C., U. N. C. and Eastman Conservatory of Music Subject: Band and Chorus Sponsor: Music Club MISS ROBERTA ENLOE Training: Maryville College and U. N. C. Subject: History and Library Sponsor: Forensic Club and Junior Class Training: W. C. T. C. MR. MILBURN ATKINS Training: Carson Newman Teachers College Subject: Physical Education and Mathematics Sponsor: Letter Club and Sports Club MRS. FRANCES K. BECK Training Western Kentucky State College and Vanderbilt University Subject: English and Latin Sponsor: Latin Club, Forensic Club and Junior Class MR. HARRY CORBIN Training: W. C. T. C. Subject: Mathematics Sponsor: Science Club MRS. LOIS FULTON Training: Woman’s College of U. N. C. Subject: Mathematics and Library Sponsor: Home Economics Club 3acuLtij MR. RAY LOWE Training: W. C. T. C. Subject: Biology and Physical Education Sponsor: Backache Club MRS KATHRYN P. MATTHEWS Training: Woman’s College of U. N. C. Subject: English Sponsor: Young Teen Club and Senior Class MR. WAYNE PROFFITT Training: Berea College Subject: Agriculture Sponsor: Future Farmers of America MRS. MARIE P. STEWART Training: Woman’s College of U. N. C. Subject: English Sponsor: Senior Class MRS. MYRA S. WALDROOP Training: Woman’s College of U. N. C. Subject: Science and Library Sponsor: Science Club MR. WALLACE MARTIN Training: W. C. T. C. and A. S. T. C. Subject: Mathematics Sponsor: Sports Club MRS. KATHARINE M. O’NEIL Training: Michigan State Teachers’ College Subject: Home Economics Sponsor: Future Home¬ makers of America MR. CLAYTON RAMSEY Training: W. C. T. C. Subject: Science, Geography and Dramatics MR. RICHARD STOTT Training: W. C. T. C. Subject: Social Science and Physical Education Sponsor: Mountain Echo and Sports did) MR. ED WILLIAMS Training: Peabodv and W. C. T. C. ' Subject: Business and English Sponsor: Laurel Leaf emors Charles Thomas, President; Una Crawford, Treasurer; and Dudley Conley, Vice President Johnny Swan and Diane Atkins ANNA JEAN ALLEN “Be happy while making others happy.” Activities: Homemaker ’48, ’49, ' 51; Chorus ’49, ’50, ’51; Dramatics ’51; 4-H Club ’48, ’49, ' 50; FHA ’51. Future Plans: Uncertain. JOHN ARCHER, III (“Rardv”) ‘‘Earning is deserving” Football ’47, ’48, ’49, ’50; baseball ' 49, ’50, ’51; bas¬ ketball ’49, ’50; Letter Club ’48, ’49, ’50, ’51; Science Club ’50, ’51; Vice-Pres. Jr. Class; Op¬ timist Bowl ’50; served at Jr.-Sr. Banquet ’49. Future Plans: College. ELMA BINGHAM (“Bo”) “If yon want anything done right, do it, yourself.” Homemakers ’48, ’49; Gl°e Club ' 49; Latin Club ' 50; Business Club ’51. Future Plans: Indefinite. VERNA BUCHANAN (“Tee " ) “Live and Learn.” Homemaker ' 47, ’48, ’50. Future Plans: Uncertain. JOHN ALSUP (“Souj)”) ' ‘Everyday a holiday and every night a celebration, so let the good times roll.” Football ’47, ' 48, ’49, ’50; Letter Club ' 48, ' 49, ’50; Science Club ’51. Future Plans: Uncle is plan¬ ning for me. NELL IMOGENE BALDWIN (“Lee Roy”) ‘‘Keep every day a holiday and every night a celebration.” 4-H Club ’47, ' 48; Glee Club ' 49, ’50; Sports Club ' 50, ' 51 . Future Plans: Traveling, Beautician, marriage. CAROLYN BRYSON (“Suzie”) “Don’t worry, it’ll happen anyway.” Science Club ’50; Letter Club ’49, ’50, ’51; served at banquet ’49; Jr. Mar¬ shal ' 50; Cheerleader ' 51; basketball ' 48, ’49, ’50, ' 51; H o m e m a k e r s ' 48, ' 49; Mountain Echo ’50; Lat¬ in Club ' 50. Future Plans: College. NANCY BYRD ( " Speedy”) “A friend in need is a friend indeed.” Spruce Pine School: Glee Club ' 48; Homemaker ' 47, ' 48, " 49; Literary Society ' 49; track team ’50; bas¬ ketball ’51. Future Plans: Blanton’s Business College. CATHERINE MARIE CARE (“Cathy”) “Make the best of every¬ thing.” Homemaker ’48, ’49, ’51; Future Homemakers of America ’51. Future Plans: College. CLAUDE MAXWELL CABE (“Max”) “Keep smiling, the best is yet to be.” Music Club ’51; served Jr.- Sr. Banquet ' 47. Future plans: Uncertain. OWEN CABE (“Baby Owen”) “Eat, drink, and be merry, for tomorrow your county may go dry.” Bachache Club ’51. Future Plans: Visit Uncle Sam. AGNES CARPENTER (“Red”) “Always borrow from a pessimist; he never ex¬ pects it back anyway.” Homemakers ’47, ’48, ’49; Business Club ’51. Future Plans: President of “Old Maids’ Society.” — )eEuor6 CHARLES CABE (“Charlie”) “Keep on the sunnu side of life.” Music Club ’51 Future Plans: Work. OTHEI.LA CABE (“Toots”) “Look for the silver lining. ' ’ Band ' 50; Glee Club ’50; 4-H Club. Future Plans: Work. CORA MAE CABLE (“Corky”) “Enjoy yourself , it’s later than you think,” Homemaker ' 48, ’49; Presi¬ dent of Business Club ’49; typing winner, Cullowhee ' 50. Future Plans: National Business College. BIRDIE SUE CARPENTER (“Hot Shot”) “Keep ’em guessing.” Homemaker ’48, ’49, ’51; Letter Club ’51; basket¬ ball ’48, ' 50, ’51; Glee Club ’48. Future Plans: Waiting for leap year. emori BEVERLY CHRISTY (“Bev”) “Save your sorrow for tomorrow.” Homemaker ’49; basketball ’50; Mountain Echo ’50; Latin Club ’50, ’51; Sci¬ ence Club ’51. Future Plans: College. ELIZABETH COWAN CONSTANCE ( " Betty Lou”) “Today is the tomorrow we worried about yesterday, so why worry!” Basketball ’49, ’51; Latin Club ’50; Letter Club ’51; Science Club ’51; Cheer¬ leaders’ Captain ’51; Chorus ’49, ’50 ' ; Mountain Echo ’50. Future Plans: College. DUDLEY CONLEY (“Dud”) “Keep ourselves loyal to truth.” Served Jr.-Sr. Banquet ’49; Jr. Class President ’50; Jr. Marshal ’50; Latin Club ’50; Senior Vice- President ’51; President of Latin Club ’51; For¬ ensic Club ’51. Future Plans: Undecided. JANE CRAWFORD “To every dark cloud there is a silver lining.” Latin Club ’50, ’51; Music Club ’51. Future Plans: College. NORMA KATHALEEN CRAWFORD (“Crawfish”) “Laugh and, the whole world laughs with you.” Homemakers ’48; Sports Club ’51. Future Plans: Undecided. MAX DUANE CRUSE (“Duke”) “Where we are, there’s dag¬ gers in men’s pockets.” Dramatics ’51. Future Plans: Come what, come may. UNA MARGARET CRAWFORD “Fac et spera” (Do and Hope”). Served Jr.-Sr. Banquet ’49; Jr. Marshal ’50; Laurel Leaf ’50, ’51; Future Homemakers of America ' 51; Latin Club ’50, ' 51; See.-Treas. of Sr. Class. Future Plans: College, nurs- ing. CHRISTINE DILLS (“Tene”) “Never put, off ’til tomorrow what you can do today.” Homemaker ’48, ’49, ’51. Future Plans: Work. PAUL DUVALL “Soda” “It don’t pay to worry un¬ less you worry for pay.” Baseball ’47- ' 49; F. F. A. ’46-’49. Future Plans: Work. FREDA ELLIOTT (“Butch”) “Smile and the world smiles with you.” Homemaker ’47, ’48; Latin Club ’49; Dramatics Club ’51. Future Plans: Airline hostess. FRANCES JOSEPHINE FOUTS (“Fran”) “Not merely to exist hut to amount to something in life.” Chorus ’49, ’50, ’51; Glee Club ’50, ’51; 4-II Club ’48; Homemaker ’48, ’49, ’51; basketball ’51. Future Plans: Beautician. LUANNE GIBSON “Let us forget the mistakes of the past and strive on to greater achievement in the future.” Served Jr.-Sr. Banquet ’49; Jr. Marshal ’50; Laurel Leaf ’50, ’51; Future Homemakers of America ’51; Latin Club ’50, ’51. Future Plans: College. LEONARD ECHOLS (“Shorty”) “Live and learn.” Music Club ’51. Future Plans: Undecided. MARY JACQUELINE EVITT (“Jackie”) “Have fun in life while you’re young.” Business Club ’51. Future Plans: Office work. CLARA MAUDE GIBSON (“Maude”) “No hurry, no worry, no scurry —- just live.” Glee Club ’49; 4-H Club ' 48, ’49, ’50; Future Home¬ makers of America ’51; Homemaker ’48, ’49, ’51. Future Plans: Business Col- lege. HARLEY EUGENE GRAY " Forget the dark past and look to the bright future.” FFA ’48, ’49, ’50, ' 51; served .1 r.-Sr. Banquet ’49. Future Plans: College. BERXICE GREGORY (“Bernie”) “Not by brawn but by brains.” Homemaker ’48, ’49; Musk Club ’50, ’51. Future Plans: Work CFlISTINE HALL (“Kitten”) “Find Fast and Reply.” El A ' 50, ’51; Home Ec. ’48, - 49, ’50, ’51; Letter Club ’50, ’51; Glee Club ' 48, ’49, ’50, ’51; Journalism ’49, ’50; Cheerleader ' 49, ’50; Latin Club ’49, ’50. Future Plans: Join man hunt. FRANK L. HENRY, III (“Nink”) “Do unto others before they do unto you.” Football ' 47, ’48, ’49, ' 50; basketball ' 48, ’49; base¬ ball ' 48, ' 49, ' 50; Letter Club ’49, ' 50, ' 51; Science Club ’51; Mountain Echo ’50. F uture Plans: College. llARBAlk SUE HOLLA ' l) (“Sue”) “Drove alt things, mid fast to that which is go‘d.” F u t u r e I lomemaker. ’48, ’49; N. F. L. ’51; Jmior Marshal ' 49; Latin 0uh ’50, ' 51. Future Plans: College. emors BARBARA GRIBBI.E (“Boy”) “Be natural, if you’re natu.ally nice.” Home Ec. ’47, ' 48, ’49; Served Jr.-Sr. Banquet ' 49; Debate Team ’49, ’50; N. F. L. Delegate ’50; Jr. Marshal ' 50; Vice-Pres. Forensic Club ’50, ’51. Future Plans: College. EDWIN HALL (“Doodle”) ' Mind your own business before somebody else does.” Dramatics ' 51. Future Plans: Probably nothing. DANIEL L. HENSON (“Dan i , “He smart; stay home a. • mother.” Basketball ’49, ’50; Dra¬ matics Club ’50. Future Plans: College or Uncle Sam. FAUSTINE HOLLAND (“Billy”) “Drove all things, hold fast to that which is good.” Home Ec. ' 48, ’49; Business Club ’50, ’51. Future Plans: Office work. MARTHA HOWARD “The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.” Dramatics Club ! 48; Glee Club ’48; F.H.A. ’51. Future Plans: College. JULIA HUNNICUTT (“Drapeshot”) ‘ ' Direct your feet to the sun¬ ny side of the street.” Cheerleader 50-’51; Latin Club ’50; Letter Club ' 50- ’51; Science Club ’51; Chorus ’49-’51; Dramatics ’51; Mountain Echo ’50. Future Plans: College. MARY ’ TJCILLE ’jj.nNIN GS (“Cile”) Home Ec. ’48-’49; Business Club ' 51. Future Plans: Business School. RICHARD MASHBURN (“Dick " ) “Live in the future —- not in the past.” Football ’48-’50; basketball ’48-’49; Sports Club ’51. Future Plans: College and Navy Pilot. SUE HOWARD (“Suzie " ) “Make the best of every¬ thing.” F.H.M. Club ’50-’51; Home Ec. ’47-’50. Fuure Plans: Undecided. FREDA LUCILI. JACOBS (“Cile " ) “Kindness is the greatest virtue.” Homemaker ’48-’49; Glee Club ' 49-’50; Band ’50- ’51; Business Club Sec. ' 51. Future Plans: Business Col¬ lege. JACK MASHBURN “It don ' t pay to worry un¬ less you worry for pay.” Future Plans: Indefinite. bessu McConnell “Smile aid the whole world smiles ' ith you, but when yo cry, you cry alone.” Hoiietnaker ’48-’49; Busi- neS ' Club ’51. Fuure Plans: Work. .iessie McConnell (“Jess”) “Always forward, never backward.” Homemaker ’48, ’49; Busi¬ ness Club ’51. Future Plans: Work. MARY VIRGINIA MOSES (“Gennie”) “To the valiant heart naught is impossible.” Dramatics Club ’51; basket¬ ball ’48, ’49; Homemaker ' 51. Future Plans: College. CONNAREE NOLEN (“Freckles”) “I ' ll try.” Letter Club ’50, ' 51; Science Club ’51; basketball ’49, ’50, ’51; Served Jr.-Sr. Banquet ' 49; Jr. Marshal ’50; J r. Class Secretary ' 50; Mountain Echo Ed¬ itor ’50. Future Plans: College. BETTY LOU NORTON (“Bett”) “Smile and the world smiles with you.” Homemaker ' 47, ’48, ’50. Future Plans: Undecided. BETTY LEE MOORE “Come what come may, time and the hour run through the roughest day. " Latin Club ' 50; Letter Club ' 49, ’50, ' 51; basketball ’49, ’50, ’51; Science C ' ub ’51; Mountain Echo ’50. Future Plans: College. GEORGE MYERS (“Cotton”) ' Look like the innocent flower, but be the ser¬ pent under’t.” Business Club ’50. Future Plans: Army and later President of the United States. BETTY NORTON (“Bet”) “Work for a higher goal.” Homemaker ' 48, ' 49, ' 50; Business Club ’51. Future Plans: Telephone operator. MARY CAROL NORTON (“Sis”) ‘ No one is useless in the world who lightens the bur¬ dens of it for others.” Home Makers ’48-’51; Club Home Makers " 51; Sports Club ’51. Future Plans: Business Course. CHARLIE RAY NORTON (“Bo”) “A little learning is a dan¬ gerous thing.” Football ' 49-’50; basketball ’49-’51; baseball ’50-’51; Letter Club ’50-51; Sci¬ ence Club ’51. Future Plans: College. .TACK NORTON (“Highpockets”) ‘‘Live and let live.” Letter Club ’49-’51; basket¬ ball ’47-’51; football ’48- ’50; baseball ’48-’51; Sci¬ ence Club ' 50-’51. Future Plans: College. E MILY FAYE PARKER (“Faye”) “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.” Home Maker ’48-’51; Glee Club ’50; Treasurer of F.II.A. ’51. Future Plans: Business Col- lege. JOHN T. PHILLIPS ‘‘Live and learn.” Latin Club ’49-’50; Music Club ’50-’51; Annual Staff ’50-’51. Future Plans: College. HAROLD NORTON (“Hal”) “Keep quiet and learn.” Latin Club 50- ' 51; Banquet Committee ' 51; Served at Banquet ’49; Vice Pres, of Music Club ’51. Future Plans: Undecided. CAROLYN NOTHSTEIN (“No-flipper " ) “I’ll worry about that tomorrow.” Mt. Echo ’50; Chorus ’50- ’51; Dramatics ’51; Latin Club ’50; Science Club ’51. Future Plans: College. CALVIN PATTERSON (“Sack”) “Live and learn.” Future Plans: Navy. WAYNE PIPES “Never put off until to¬ morrow what can be done today.” Future Plans: Navy. emors MARY SUE POTTS (“Suzie”) “Live tuid let live.” F.H.A. 50-’51; Latin Club ’49-’50; Home Ec. ’47-’5’ ; Journalism ’49-’50; Ban¬ quet Com. ' 50; Glee Club ’48-’51; 4-H ’47-’49. Future Plans: Private. JEWEL REECE (“Judy”) “Let a smile be your umbrella.” Homemaker ’47-M8; Dra¬ matics Club ’50. Future Plans: Airline Hoste s. BETTY MAE ROPER (“Perky”) “Be happy, yo lucky.” Home Ec. ’47- ' 48; Glee Club ’50- 51. Future Plans: Business Course. GRAYCE DARLING SETSEIl (“Happy”) “Take it all and smile.” Basketball ' 50 - ' 51; Letter Club 50-’51; Sports C ' .ub ' 51. Future Plans: Business Course. BILLY RAMSEY (“Tiger”) “Be a good sport.” Future Plans: College. MARGARET ELIZABETH ROLAND ( " Margo”) “But screw your courage to the sticking pta-e and you ' ll not. fail.” Home Ec. ’47- ' 48; Glee Club ’50-’51. Future Plans: Office work- marriage. PAUL DILLARD SEAGLE (“Coke”) “Brains are not your learn¬ ings, they are organs of your body.” Sports Club ' 50. Future Plans: Undecided. MARIANN SHERRILL (“Cissy”) “Look like the innocent flower, but be the ser¬ pent under it.” Served at Banquet ' 50; Home Ec. ' 48- ' 49; Junior Marshal ' 50; Science Club ' 51; Pres, of Freshman Class ' 48; Latin Club ' 50. Future Plans: College. entors WAYNE EVERETT SORRELLS (“Deacon”) “Palman qui meriut ferat. (Let him who deserves it reap the reward.) Latin Club ’50; Pres, of Mu¬ sic Club ’51; Served Jr.- Sr. Banquet ’49; V. Pres, of Soph. Class ' 48. Future Plans: College. FRANCIS STEVENS (“Frank”) “God helps the one who helps himself.” Sports Club ’47- ' 48; Music Club ’50-’51. Future Plans: Undecided. MARTHA STILES (“Jeanie”) “Hitch your wagon to a star, take your seat and there you are.” Music Club, Home Makers ’47-’48; Spanish Club ’48- ’49. Future Plans: Work. CLETA BELLE TALLENT (“Snooks”) “Always work for the best.” Sports Club ’51. Future Plans: Undecided. FRED A. STAMEY (“Ted”) ‘•Why worry, it will happen anyway.” Basketball ' 47-’51; Letter Club ’48-’51; Sports Club ' 50-’51. Future Plans: Undecided. DOYLE STILES (“Coon”) “Don’t do today what yon can put off ’til tomorrow.” Baseball ’50. Future Plans: Undecided. DORLIS FAITH SUTTON (“Dot”) “Act well your part in life but leave silence for the saints.” Dramatic Club ’51; Home Makers ’48-’51. Future Plans: Dramatic Coach, UNC. FREDA TALLENT (“Freader”) “Look wise and get the benefit of the doubt.” Home Maker ’47-’48; Latin Club ' 49; Sports Club ' 50. Future Plans: Nursing. CLARA JANE TAYLOR (“Evil Eye”) ‘‘Give and take.” Home Club ’48- ' 51; Glee Club ’48; Monogram Club ' 51; basketball ' 50, ’51; F.H.A. ' 48. Future Plans: Undecided. CHARLES BILLY TEAGUE (“Bill”) ‘‘Cross each bridge as you come to it.” F.F.A. Club ’47-’51; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet ' 50; basketball ' 49; foot¬ ball ' 50; baseball ' 50. Future Plans: College. MARGARET WALDROOP “Never do today what you can put off ’till tomorrow.” Glee Club ' 50-’51; Music Club ' 50-’51. Future Plan:;: Undecided. ANN ELIZABEATH TEAGUE “Courage and conduct lead to honor.” Home Ec. ' 47- ' 49; Junior Marshal ' 50; Forensic Club ' 50- ' 51; N.F.L. Del¬ egate ' .50; Latin Club ' 49- ' 50; 4-IT Club ' 48-’50. F ' uture Plans: The Medical Field. JOHN CHARLES THOMAS (“Sheriff”) “Never hit a cripple or argue with a fool.” President of Senior Class; Annual Editor; football ' 46 ' - ' 50; Captain of foot¬ ball ' 49 -50; Monogram Club ’49-’50; F.F.A. Re¬ porter ' 50; Served at Jr.- Sr. Banquet ' 48. Future Plans: College. an cJ-fiiiozij One week . . . six days . . . five days . . . four days, three, two and one! The long awaited day in Sep¬ tember, 1939, had arrived. This was the day we started to sthool! We hesitated a moment at the door, clutching our new lunch kits and pencils, just a little frightened at the prospect of even half a day without Mother. But the teacher was really just a second mother; she always listened to our tales of woe and dried our tears when we fell and skinned our knees. But she, like mother, scolded when we slid down the clay banks. After the jumbled ABC’s had fallen into place and cou ' .d be recited almost without thinking, our awk¬ ward little hands tried placing them so they spelled our names. The feeling of self-confidence lessened when we approached the numbers. Counting them wasn ' t so bad, but when we were asked to put two of them together, then our trouble started. In the fourth grade we received a dog-eared, orange-backed book which took us on our first journey to distant lands. Of course, we all remember the picture of the little boy and his shadow and where the sun was when at its zenith. Tn front of the class, we could say the multiplication tables just like that, but at our desks, a piece of paper still came in handy when multiplying. In fifth grade we began American history with George Washington’s cherry tree and Abe Lincoln’s rail¬ splitting. Of course, before that, we learned about Co ' umbus and his wife, Nina, no that was one of his ships. Well, anyway, he found America. Having laid our foundations, we sailed through the remaining years of grammar school. We were be¬ ginning to feel grown-up. Most of the girls were lightly applying lipstick and not so lightly focusing their attention on the opposite sex, while the boys pretended not to notice the girls’ giggles and veiled glances. The next year began the big four years . They (that is our superiors) said we were green freshmen, but of course, we didn’t think so. Although we did stare in wide-eyed wonder as they, the lofty seniors, drove to school in cars or walked past talking in the puzzling terms of Macbeth. This was the beginning of torturous algebra classes and hilarious civics classes. Algebra was very contradictory to what we had learned in first grade. There we had learned to write letters and count numbers; now we were counting letters. Those girls we saw walking around wearing dresses with plackets on the wrong side and complaining of stomachaches weren’t people from the planet Mars, they were just Home Ec girls learning the hard way. Our fears of an impending Indian attack proved groundless when we discovered those painted faces belonged to FHA boys being initiated to the tune of corncobs around their necks. “Friends, Romans, Countrymen, lend me your ears,” — no, it wasn’t a displaced Roman; it was just the sophomores learning Julius Caesar. Those were the good old biology (it’s really bugology, hut of course the teacher insisted we call it biology) days when, as we looked through the microscope, we were amazed at the curious monstrosity we beheld there. But as we amateur Pasteurs were about to call our teacher’s attention to our “find,” we shame¬ facedly discovered the adjustment wasn’t quite right and we were looking at our own eye. The fall of ' 49 brought two new faculty members to FHS, Mr. and Mrs. Beck. Sammy brought the hand while Frances ushered in the Mother of all languages, Latin. While Latin students were twinkling like little stars, shorthand students were wondering if Mary would ever eat a meal in the train. Even after two years of Latin, the first Latin phrase the students learned, Ego amo te, was more widely used than any other. Any person who glanced out his window and saw a junior approaching, suddenly wasn’t at home, because he knew the forthcoming question would be, “Won ' t you please buy a magazine subscription or a box of Christmas cards?” This question was asked very diligently by the Juniors, because those Seniors really looked hungry. The banquet, with its theme, “Hitch Your Wagon to a Star,” was lovely and the theme was carried out in the eyes of all those present. The banquet proved to be the screen test of all rising stars, for cameras ground away on the great epic, “The Junior-Senior Banquet of 1950.” At last — dignified Seniors!!! But it was hard to act dignified when we were having the time of our lives. Even with the headaches brought on by Macbeth, bookkeeping, Latin, and chemistry, we still had time to cheer the football team through an unusually victorious season. We really began to feel like seniors when we gathered in study hall and 1 eard the opening strains of the “March From Aida.” We became more or less impatient with our feet; they just wouldn’t keep time to the music. But this was just the beginning of that final march down the aisle! Our years at Franklin High School have been hard but happy ones. Now the time has come for us to say good-bye to Franklin High and take our places in the world of tomorrow. This world, which a few years ago seemed so vague, now holds promise for those of us who seek the higher things in life. No matter where we go, or what we do in life, the memories of Franklin High School and its faculty will always dwell in our hearts. By BARBARA GRIBBLE and CHRISTINE HALL 1951 Sc eruor As we glanced down the street of the rapidly growing metropolis of Franklin, North Carolina, we saw a new atomic eight careening from side to side. Just as expected, it crashed headlong into a telephone pole. And to our surprised eyes out crawled John Alsup. co-owner of John Alsup- Paul Seagle taxi fleet. As we watched the wrecker from Myers and Duvall Motor Company haul the demolished taxi away, John invited us to a party which he and his wife, the former Julia Hunnicutt, were giving at the new ultra modern country club, run by Mr. Leonard Echols and his wife, the former Sue Howard. As we strolled down the sidewalk after saying good-bye to John, a huge neon sign blinked at us which read, “Norton and Conley Radio Shop.” Yes, Harold and Dudley were Franklin’s television distributors. On down the street we passed the Norton, Norton, Norton, Norton and Norton syndicate which was run by Jack Norton, Caroll Norton, Betty Norton ‘ Bo”Norton, and Betty Lou Norton. Their huge gambling casino on Lake Emory and horse racing park near the bowling alleys owned by Anna Jean Allen and Verna Buchanan were doing a tremendous business. Bill Teague, Emily Faye Parker, and Mary Sue Potts were squandering their vast fortunes at the card tables and roulette wheels. After passing the syndicate we came upon the Stiles Theatre, co-owned by Doyle and Martha Stiles, which was co-starring Betty Lou Constance and Bill Ramsey in The Big Hangover, the current murder thriller produced by Wayne Sorrells. Noticing that it was growing late we hailed a taxi driven by none other than Margaret Wal- droop. Just before we stepped into the taxi we saw the notorious gangsters John Phillips, Elma Bingham, Francis Stevens, and Una Crawford, being chased by the first woman patrolman of N. C., Nancy Byrd, and Sheriff Charles Thomas. From all information gathered, they had robbed the First National Bank which had as its executives Bessie McConnell, Lucille Jacobs, Jackie Evitt, Christine Dills, and Clara Maude Gibson. After all the excitement our taxi took us to our hotel which was owned by Lucille Jennings and Anne Teague. The doorman, Ted Stamey, directed us to the elevator. To our surprise, the elevator girl was Clara Jane Taylor. As we gjt off we met four of our former classmates get¬ ting on. Cleta Belle Tallent, Cora Mae Cable, Francis Fouts, and Jessie McConnell were attend¬ ing the Western North Carolina Mayors Convention. After getting ready for the party and glancing over the evening’s newspaper, which featured the National Girl Basketball Champions, Grayce Setser, Betty Lee Moore, Carolyn Bryson, Con- naree Nolen, Virginia Moses, Birdie Sue Carpenter, and Beverly Christy, we then went down to the lobby. On the bulletin board we noticed that Eugene Gray was the guest speaker of the mayor’s convention. Below that we also noticed that Jane Crawford was lecturing on the ad¬ vantages of recreation in the home. W e now boarded our special limousine which took us to the country club. After leaving our wraps with the butler, Calvin Patterson, we heard soft music coming from the Paradise Room. Charles Cabe and his orchestra which was composed of Dorlis Sutton, the singer; Wayne Pipes, the drummer; Agnes Carpenter, the pianist; Max Cabe, playing the saxophone; Betty Roper, clarinet player; Owen Cabe, who played the bass fiddle; and Daniel Henson, the trumpet player. It was indeed one of the better orchestras of the land. After being offered something to drink by Jewel Reece, soon followed by Barbara Gribble, we then accepted a drink offered bv Freda Elliott, which we discovered was satisfying — water. At this moment the star end of the Franklin Professional football team, Richard Mashburn, approached us. He was being followed for autographs by Freda Tallent, Margaret Roland, Faustine Holland, and Norma Crawford. After he escaped from them he began to tell us of his highly successful team. A few of his teammates were Jack Mashburn, Duanne Cruse, and Edwin Hall. After dancing with Catherine and Othello Cabe, we then departed from the party which was still in full swing. When we got to our hotel the desk clerk, Barbara Holland, told us that Bernice Gregory, the hotel switchboard operator, had a call for us from our boss. When we con¬ tacted Bernice we found out that we were needed back at our jobs immediately. The next morning we boarded our train back to Podunk. Christine Hall and Martha Howard served us our breakfast and then we were on our way. After a quick trip, we got back safely to our jobs as garbage collectors only to find com¬ plaints from Luanne Gibson, Mariann Sherrill, Nell Baldwin and Carolyn Nothstein, Podunk’s leading social figures, that their garbage pails were overrunning. By: JOHN ARCHER. Ill FRANK HENRY, III Tte .onj cientt u4 Host SLuJtouS Most Jr t i (ecfi Jlait VJiil and dJeltament We, the Senior Class of 1951. realizing that before long the corridors and classrooms of dear old Franklin High will no longer be graced by our noble presence, our dignity and charm, nor resound to our tortured groans and cries, and being, in this year of our Lord, 1951, of frayed and weakened minds, we desire to leave to our friends who will be lingering yet awnile, tome of our dearest, most vaiuab.e posse.sions, with the request that they be tenuerly cared for and used t the best advan¬ tage of the lucky persons who receive them. To all the teachers we’ve ever had we leave the peace-of-mind and the contentment whi_h they enjoyed before we passed this way. To the rising Senior Class we leave our dignity, our Senior privileges, and two wonderful sponsors. I, John Alsup, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to do physics to Mr. Angel. I, John M. Archer, III, do hereby will and bequeat.i my golden curls to Pat Patillo. I, Charles Cabe. do hereby will and bequeath my love for sweet " Kandy” to George Curtis. I, Owen Cabe, do he.eby will ana bequeath my icve for French bathing suits to Mr. Sutton. I, Dudley Ccn.ey, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to get along with my seven girl-friends in the same school to George Curtis. 1. Duane Cruse, do hereby will and bequeath my dignified ways to Shirley Dean. I, Paul Duvall, do hereby will and bequeath my nickname, " Sody”, to the Arm Hammer Company. I, Leonard Echols, do hereby will and bequeath my pick-up truck, used only for courting purposes, to Russell MeKelvey. I, Eugene Gray, do hereby will and bequeath my coy sweetness to Bill Kinsland. I, Edwin Hall, do hereby will and bequeath my good looks to Harold Moore. I, Frank L. Henry, do hereby will and bequeath my love for “little” girls to Howard Patton. I, Daniel Henson, do hereby will and bequeath my love for girls to (Simple) Sellers. I, Jack Mashbum, do hereby will and bequeath my good manners to some of these rowdy Juniors. I, Richard Mashbum, do hereby will and bequeath my loud mouth to Mrs. Waldroop. I, George Myers, do hereby will and bequeath my love for blondes to Bill Waldroop. I, Charlie Norton, do hereby will and bequeath my good looks to Mr. Corbin. I, Harold No.ton, do hereby will and bequeath my diploma to some struggling Junior. I want to come back to Mrs. Beck. I,’ Jack Norton, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to play basketball to members of the 1952 team. I, Calvin Patterson, do hereby will and bequeath my love for chemistry to Bill Kinsland. I. Wayne Pipes, do hereby will and bequeath my home cn “Skeener " to anyone who craves seclusion. I, John Phillips, do hereby will and bequeath my love for Latin to all the poor Juniors who need it. I, Clara Maude Gibson, do hereby will and bequeath my lovable ways to Jean Duvall. I, Luanne Gibson, do hereby will and bequeath two inches of my height to Emma Jean Elliott. I. Bernice Gregoiy, do hereby will and bequeath a portion of my poise and charm to Betty Henry. I, Barbara Gribb,e, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to catch red trucks and their drivers to anyone in need. I, Christine Hall, do hereby will and bequeath my sweet personality to Martha Ann Stockton. I, Barbara Sue Holland, do hereby will and bequeath my wardrobe of tight skirts to the Murray girls. I, Faustine Holland, do hereby will and bequeath my freckles and red hair to Clara Jo Waters. I. Sue Howard, do hereby will and bequeath my love for pick-up trucks to Eula Mae Gibson. I, Julia Hunnicutt, do hereby will and bequeath my beauty to Hollywood. I. Lucille Jacobs, do hereby will and bequeath my seat in the clarinet section of the band to some other windy soul. I, Lucille Jennings, do hereby will and bequeath my love for college students to Willa Mae Cabe. We, Bessie and Jessie McConnell, do hereby will and bequeath our sisterly devotion to Katherine and Martha Ann Roten. I. Betty Lee Moore, do hereby will and bequeath my flirtatious ways to Charlotte Love. I, Virginia Moses, do hereby will and bequeath my way with the teachers to Bobby Tysinger. I, Connaree Noleen, do hereby will and bequeath my haircut to Libby Murray. I. Betty Norton, do hereby will and bequeath my cute meanness to Sam Holland. I, Betty Lou Norton, do hereby will and bequeath my quiet, well-behaved manner to Patty Lou Phillips. I, Carol Norton, do hereby will and bequeath my influence in the lunchroom to next year’s hungry students. I, Carolyn Nothstein, do hereby will and bequeath my fear of rats to Mr. Lowe. I, Emily Faye Parker, do hereby will and bequeath all my love to Kenneth. I, Mary Sue Potts, do hereby will and bequeath my love for the Navy to Selma Roane. I, Jewell Reece, do hereby will and bequeath my cute face and figure to Lucille Edwards (as if she needed any more). I, Margaret Roland, do hereby will and bequeath my love for Bryson City boys to the F.H.S. football team. I, Betty Roper, do hereby will and bequeath my reserved s-parking place at the Normandie to Evelyn Dean. I. Mariann Sherrill, do hereby will and bequeath my dancing ability to Mr. Corbin. I, Martha Stiles, do hereby will and bequeath my love for chewing-gum to Mrs. Stewart and Mrs. O’Neil. I, Dorliss Sutton, do hereby will and bequeath my dramatic ability to Billy Ebinger and Paul Plyler. I, Bill Ramsey, do hereby will and bequeath my talent as a singer to Kenneth Crawford. I. Paul Seagle, do hereby will and bequeath my yen for commercial geography to Mr. Ramsey. I. Wayne Sorrels, do hereby will and bequeath my way with the women to Raymond Ledford. I, Ted Stamey, do hereby will and bequeath 50% of my girl-friends to Paul Plyler. I, Francis Stevens, do hereby will and bequeath Miss Bailey’s and my marriage license to anycne who needs it to get through typing. I, Bill Teague, do hereby will and bequeath my good-standing with Mrs. Stewart to the Junior Class. I, Charles Thomas, do hereby will and bequeath my football build to " Elmo” Johnson. I, Anna Jean Allen, do hereby will and bequeath to Bernice Hurst my ability to give good advice, with the request that she give plenty of it to Lucille McCall. I, Nell Baldwin, do hereby will and bequeath my bleach to Mary Ledford. I, Elma Bingham, do hereby will and bequeath my job as window-closer to some unfortunate Junior. I, Carolyn Bryson, do hereby will and bequeath my conceit to Katrina Cochrane. I, Verna Buchanan, do hereby will and bequeath my love for the college holidays to anyone who is lucky enough to have someone to spend them With. I, Nancy Byrd, do hereby will and bequeath my red hair to Ann Blaine. I, Catherine Cabe, do hereby will and bequeath my cute figure to Mary Ann Killian. We, Othello Cabe and Grayce Setser, do hereby will and bequeath our seats under the maple tree to Jessie Lee Welch and Charles Robert Southards. I, Cora May Cable, do hereby will and bequeath my business ability to “Chief” Williams. I, Agnes Carpenter, do hereby will and bequeath my sweet ways to some of these sour old teachers. I, Birdie Sue Carpenter, do hereby will and bequeath my blond hair to some of the Juniors suffering from peroxide shortage. I, Beverly Christy, do hereby will and bequeath my Latin book to the janitor to use for kindling to get some heat in this building. I, Betty Lou Constance, do hereby will and bequeath my love for strip-downs to anycne who can stand the cold when the armstrong heater is out of order. I, Jane Crawford, do he-eby will and bequeath my t ' midity to Cissy Lyle. I, Norma Crawford, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to work in sweet harmony with the Seays to Barbara Stiles. I, Una Crawford, do hereby will and bequeath my big nose to Audrey Hays. I. Christine Dills, do hereby will and bequeath my quiet ways to Bobby Norris. I, Freda Elliott, do hereby will and bequeath one of my toy-friends to Miss Enloe. I, Jackie Evitt, do hereby will and bequeath my good-standing with Miss Bailey to Grady Thompson. I, Frances Fouts, do hereby will and bequeath my way with the men to Caroline Crawford. I, Cleta Belle Tallent, do hereby will and bequeath my quiet ways to the Junior boys. I, Freda Tallent, do hereby will and bequeath my news-gathering ability to the Mountain Echo Staff. I, Clara Jane Taylor, do hereby will and bequeath my noise-making ability to next year’s Seniors with the request that they use it in Mrs. Stewart’s class. I, Anne Teague, do hereby will and bequeath my ta ' ent as a speaker to the Forensic Club members. I, Margaret Waldroop, do hereby will and bequeath my quiet, demure way and my title of “Class Flirt” to Doris Gribble. By MARY SUE POTTS and DUDLEY CONLEY umord uvuori Junior President .Richard Jones Secretary .Georgie Nell McDonald Treasurer ...Lucille Edwards Vice-President ...__Eugene Patton union Gary Allen Elbert Anderson Betty Angel Meda Angel Patsy Arnold Jack Baldwin Margaret Berry Clyde Bingham, Jr. Mary Frances Bingham Ann Blaine Merle Bradley Eugene Britton Mildred Brown Betty Sue Burch Marie Cabe Katrina Cochrane Caroline Crawford Geneva Crawford Kenneth Crawford Preaido Crawford unior5 LUILOX i Wanda Crisp Ruth Cruse Bryant Cunningham George Curtis Catherine Curtis Lorena Dalton Frances Deal Frank Deal Eulene Davis Kermit Dehart Ruby Dehart Johnnie Dills Pauline Dills Charles Doster Bonnie Dowdle Lucille Edwards Emma Jean Elliott Melburn Evans Palma Fouts Charles Gibson Eula Mae Gibson Lesher Green Doris Gribble Clyde Guest Betty Ann Guffey Walter Hall Audrey Hays Johnny Henderson Betty Henry Don Henry uniors .unioxi, Louise Holland Bernice Hurst Rosemary Huscusson Elmer Johnson Richard Jones Mary Ann Killian Bill Kinsland Bert Ledford Betty Lou Ledford Bobby Ledford Mary Ledford Iris Long Charlotte Love Rosalee Mashburn Lucille McCall Georgia Nell McDonald Charles McKay Russell McKelvey Zeb Mehaffey Margaret Moffitt Dan Moore Harold Moore Lorene Morgan Geneva Moss Libby Murray Olga Nicholson Bobby Norris Pat Pattillo Eugene Patton Howard Patton uniors 1 union Martha Nell Penland Eugene Pickens Paul Plvler Mildred Pruett Imuise Raby Emma Lou Ramsey Leona Rice Jack Reece Jimmy Rogers Kathryn Roten Charles Sanders Norman Seay Jean Setser Barbara Shepherd Billy Solesbee Gene Stamey Martha Ann Stockton Paul Tallent Bessie Taylor Maxine Taylor Roy Tippett Grady Thompson Bobby Tysinger Clara Jo Waters Joyce Welch Jim Young Kenneth Young omore5 Barbara Brendle Betty Brendle Jo Ann Brendle Shelby B. Britton Jim Brodgen Harold Brookshire Grace Brown George Brown Winona Buchanan Jimmy Bryson Barbara Cabe Charles Cabe Milo Cabe Nancy Cabe R. L. Cabe Willa Mae Cabe Shirley Cable Howard Cantrel Carol Childers Myra Jane Childers Betty Mae Clark Shirley Cloer Grady Corbin Harold Corbin Mildred Corbin Bruce Crawford Emory Crawford Lonnie Crawford Myra Crawford Lena Crisp Bernice Curtiss Lawrence Davis Fred Deal Annie Ruth Dean Evelyn Dean Shirley Dean Virginia Dills Robert Dowdle Jean Duvall Agnes Echols Juanita Evans Virginia Franklin Lela Franks Mary Garner Frankie Bell Gibson Betty Gillespee Mildred Gregory Carol Sue Gribble Mattie Jo Guest Sally Mae Guffey Betty Sue Guyer Leonard Hall Geneva Allen Jimmy Angel Jewel Angel Mertis Angel Dennis Arvey Joyce Baldwin Wayne Harrison J. D. Hastings Ann Hayes Harley Henderson Sammy Henderson Bobby Henry John Henry Joyce Henry ltay Henry Marilyn Hogsed Joyce Holland Patty Holland Sam Holland Peggy Hopper Carol Lee Huggins Henderson Huggins Laura Jean Huggins Garreth Hughes Bryan Hurst Irene Hurst Glen Huscusson Mac Jones Martha Jones Ruby Jones Thomas Jones Jean Justice Carol Keener Opal Keener Paul Killian Clyde Kinsland Bo Kinsland John Kinsland Dale Kiser Jack Kusterer Don Ledford Spence Ledford Jo Ann Long J ack Love “Cissy” Lyle Barbara Sue Mann Bobby Marshall Billy Mason Drucilla Mason Pauline Mason Arland McCall Betty Jean McCall Frank McConnell Dorothy McCoy Claude McFalls Betty Moftitt Julia Moody Bobby Moore Winnie Bates Ruth Beck Bobby Bingham Orphia Bingham Betty Bradley Billy Bradley SOPHOMORES jm £ bP " " i j V- . ‘ M M f ■r f 1 4 ... w® ' » 1 m ■ m r % L fV T gBf VH r war ... : 1 jmm P ■ it ■ W III ir ' i .i m I n n 1 1 1 £ M I 4. j I t- - 0 ■F ® f tr- ‘ " m fi -j 1 M I : ; " 7 ■i 1 i fP ' " --vlr n m Mr ' f I v f f $ ' ■ Mil. ! ' ■ i. m jL 7 ■ B 1 -gP — PrB SOPHOMORES L. A. Moore Louise Morgan Billy Morrow Andrew Moses David Moses Gilbert Moses Joe Moses Ray Moses Dixie Nell Myers Eoline Nicholson Edwin Nolen Leroy Peek Joe Phillips Max Phillips Patty Lou Phillips Lucille Pickens Lee Poindexter Billy Burt Pruitt Cora Ann Queen Dickie Raby Tommy Raby Nancy Ramsey Evelyn Ray Louise Ray Juanita Reece Wilma Renshaw Selma Roane Clinton Roland Patsy Roland John Roper Martha Ann Roten Unav Saunders Lorean Shepard Minnie Lee Shepard Marietta Shook Howard Smith Roberta Snyder Peggy Solesbee Charles Southards Charles Swafford Leonard Swanson Carl Swanson Theodore Tallent Kenneth Taylor William Taylor Betty Tippitt Jessie Lee Welch J ovee Welch Wayne Wiggins Jo Ann Willhide Sue Williams re6hmen iwien Gail Albercrombie Nell Allen Frank Allison Clara B. Anderson Dan Angel Kate Angel Madge Angel Barbara J. Arnold J. D. Aycock Jimmie Ayers Charles Baldwin George Barrett Billy Berry Bobby Biddle Joe Bingham Jean Blain Sue Blaine Eugene Bowers Geneva Bradley Geraldine Bradley Louette Browning Clyde Brooks Roy Brooks Charles Bryson Edwin Bryson Sue Bryson Bobby Birch Branch Buchanan G. D. Buchanan Harold Bu ' hanan James Buchanan Betty Cabe Jack Cabe Perry Cabe Clyda M. Campbell Ella Vee Campbell Glenda Clouse Tommy Cole Doyle Clark Adolph Conley Douglas Conley Mildred Cook Francis Corbin Sarah Corbin Barbara Cruse Christine Cunningham Jeannie Sue Cunningham Verlon Curtis Annette Dalrymple Carol Lee Daves Grady Jean Dayton Betty Dehart Mark Dietz Olen Dendy Thelma Deweese Annie Dills Jerry Dills Junior Dills Thad Robt. Dowdle Richard Dryman J redli imen Billy Ebinger Barbara Edwards Ben Edwards Ruth Edwards Dellis Elders Naomi Elliott Jimmy Estes Martha Flowers Dolpha Fouts Lela Jo Gailey Dan Gibson Richard Gibson Lee Grant Milles Gregory John Harvey Guffey Kenneth Guffey Agnes Guyer Billy Harper Max Henderson Ada Henry Betty Jean Henson Colbert Henson Doyle Henson Marilyn Henson Alfred Higdon, Jr. Marilyn Higdon Katherine Holdon Jackie Holiman Audrey Holland Max C. Holland Max L. Holland Clyde Houston Bill Hunnicutt Thomasine Hurst Don Huscusson Betty Jennings Ben Johnson Mary Johnson Marianne Johnson Betty Jones Evelyn Jones Betty J. Keener Margie Kimsey Grant Knight W. A. Leach Hattie Sue Ledford Raymond Ledford Shirley Ledford Wayne Ledford Marie Lenoir Harrison Leopard Francis Lewis Mack Lewis Lawrence Long Eugene Mashburn Beatrice McCall Charles McCall Jennie Sue McCall Kenneth McCall Edward McClure Eugene McDonald dredi res hmen Nancy McCollum Eunice McCoy Nellie McConnell Dorothy McKay Freda Moore Fred Morgan Max Morgan Becky Murray Clarence Norris Dwight Norris Mary Nell Parker Joe Patton Maxine Peek Charles Pickens James Potts Lawrence Rogers Edwina Roland Betty Jo Roper Paul Roper Richard Russell Carl Sanders Olivia Sanders L. C. Sanders Roger Seay Pete Setser Jimmie Sherrill George Shields Don Shope Joyce Shook Carlene Sorrells Margaret Sorrells Paul Sorrells Glen Stevens Wayne Stewart Von Stockton Jerry Sutton Charles Tallent Daisy Tallent James Tallent Joyce Tallent Bruce Taylor Victor Teague Konda Teague Elizabeth Tippett Guy Vanhook Bill W aldroop Jimmy Webb Ray Webb Mary Sue Welch Norma J. Welch Jackie Wilkie Earl Williams Ray Williams Lucille Woody Mildred Wooten Neville Wooten Jerry Young Clifton Young Bill Zickgraf Catherine Alexander Nancy Angel Nora Jean Baldwin Birdie Bingham Esta Mae Bingham Dick Bradley Dora Lee Cabe Doyle Carpenter Mildred Childers Brandon Christy Everett Coggins Gertrude Crawford Margaret Crawford Christine Crisp Susie Deal Grace Dills Willard Dills Lois Eliott Barbara Emory Fred Farmer Ellen Franks Annette Garner Audrey Gibson Leona Grant Doris Green Bsbby Hall Jo Ann Henderson Beverly Higdon Oma Lee Hogsed Charles Horn Carolyn Houston Lamar Houston Betty Hurst Roland Keener Wade Keener Donald Kirkland Max Ledbetter David Lee Leonard Long Frances McCall Herbert McKelvey FiOye M Neal Janice Miller June Miller Helen Moore Charles Myers Christine Pressley Sue Pruett Isabella Ray Caroline Reece Eddie Reece Richard Renshaw Truman Rogers Daniel Rowland Harry Rowland Sutton Russell Bobby Womack Catherine Wocten Kathleen Younce Susie Zachery James Sanders Furman Shook Bud Siler Ann Snyder Alvin Solesbee Doris Anne Sorrels Jimmy Southards Billy Stockton Edna Stoudemire Virginia Swanson Robbie Tallent Roger Tallent Mack Tippitt Margaret Thomas Harry Thompson Lamar Vanhook Carlene Wacaster Kathryn Wacaster Carolyn Waldroop Julia Waldroop Ernest Wallace Hattie Mae Wiggins Kirby Wilkes SLzms.nta.’ii ' 1 CHEERLEADERS MONOGRAM CLUB: Mr. Atkins, Sponsor Franklin .26 Andrews . 0 Franklin.... 7 Hayesville . 7 Franklin ...34 Cherokee . 0 1950 Football Scores Franklin.... 7 Svlva . 0 Franklin. .12 Robbinsville .... 0 Franklin....26 Lavonia . 0 Franklin. .. 1 Murphy . 0 Franklin ...20 Bryson City.31 Franklin. .28 Clayton .20 SECOND TEAM OF FOOTBALL PLAYERS BOYS ' BASKETBALL TEAM: Mr. Atkins, Coach GIRLS ' BASKETBALL TEAM: Mr. Atkins, Coach FRANKLIN SCHOOL BAND: Directed by Mr. Beck FRANKLIN HIGH SCHOOL CHORUS: Directed by Mr. Beck FUTURE FARMERS OF AMERICA: Mr. Froffitt, Adviser Top: FUTURE HOMEMAKERS OF AMERICA: Mrs. O ' Neil, Sponsor Bottom: HOME ECONOMICS CLUB: Mrs. Fulton, Sponsor y ctiuitieS MOUNTAIN ECHO STAFF: Mr. Stoft, Sponsor LATIN CLUB: Mrs. Beck, Sponsor 4ctlvitieS SCIENCE CLUB: Mrs. Waldroop and Mr. Corbin, Sponsors FORENSIC CLUB: Miss Enioe and Mrs. Beck, Sponsors DRAMATICS CLUB: Mr. Ramsey, Sponsor BUSINESS CLUB: Miss Bailey, Sponsor CUSTODIANS SNAPSHOTS NANTAHALA POWER and LIGHT COMPANY Com pliments Compliments of of Roper’s Esso Brown and Carson Servicenter PHONE 6 Compliments Mashburn - Sorrells of Motor Co. Franklin Feed Mill CHRYSLER — PLYMOUTH MASTER MIX FEEDS Sales 4 ' Service PHONE 41 PHONE 281 C ompliments of Franklin 5c 10c Store PHONE 686 Compliments Perry’s Drug Store City Market Quality Meats Groceries PHONE 12i Compliments of Your Bower’s Store “It’s Smart to Be Thrifty” C ompliments of For Gifts You Can Give With Pride Let Your Jeweler Be Your Guide Western Auto Associate Store PHONE 169 Grover Jamison, Jeweler ALL REPAIRING FULLY GUARANTEED COMPLIMENTS OF Macon Comity Supply Company YOUR PIONEER HARDWARE Everything for the Home PHONE 23 Compliments of A FRIEND Compliments of Theatre Grill “Pay Attention to What You Eat —But More Where You Eat It” FRANKLIN, N. C. Wiley Bryson, Ozvner Compliments S. 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PHONE 123 Compliments of Macon Insurance Company Compliments Phillip’s Super Service SHELL GAS OIL Washing Greasing E A T TOM’S TOASTED PEANUTS, PEANUT Compliments of Macon Dry Cleaners BUTTER SANDWICHES and One-Day Service CANDIES PHONE 270 COMPLIMENTS OF BANK OF FRANKLIN MEMBER OF F. I). I. C. BEST WISHES TO THE FUTURE MEN AND WOMEN OF FRANKLIN from Western Carolina Telephone Company Compliments of DIXIE HOME STORES Farmers Federation Quality Feeds, Seeds and Fertilizers OLIVER FARM MACHINERY Country Produce Bought and Sold Phone 92 Palmer Street FRANKLIN, N. C. Compliments of Franklin Frozen Foods PHONE 210 COMPLIMENTS OF Franklin Machine Shop COMPLIMENTS OF Nantahala Lumber Company ELECTRICAL WIRING — - ELECTRICAL REPAIRING Prices Reasonable Nolen Brothers PHONE 466 or 902 Compliments of Harley Stewart GRADUATION DAY — and Every Day is always PET ICE CREAM DAY! Pet Ice Cream is rich, creamy and velvety smooth . . . with flavor that’s always delight¬ ful! 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