Franklin High School - Laurel Leaf Yearbook (Franklin, NC)

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Jfflnwjn High School Llbrarv fanklin. N. G. THE LAUREL LEAF 1957Appreciation To the school’s most loyal and helpful supporters, whose contributions, both moral, physical, and financial, have been of immeasurable help, we, the Laurel Leaf Staff of 1957, wish to express our appreciation to • DR. and MRS. FURMAN ANGEL.Dedication We dedicate with sincerity this 1957 Laurel Leaf to MR. EDWIN T. WILLIAMS His interest in the entire student body and his willingness to work for the school will be greatly missed at Franklin H 'gh School.Laurel Leaf Staff MRS. ANNE P. BIDDLE . MILDRED BURCH .... LEWIS CABE........ JOANN BURRELL .... FRANCES TALLENT ... SCOTTY BYRD....... JAMES STUART...... PAT CLOER......... ALEX CABE ........ JEAN PHILLIPS..... SHIRLEY CRUSE..... LAUNA BAKER....... HARVEY BRYANT..... JOAN THOMAS....... JO ANN CUNNINGHAM ......................Sponsor ...................... Editor ................Senior Editor ............... Junior Editor ............ Sophomore Editor ..............Freshman Editor ................Sports Editor Activities and Features Editor ......... Photographic Editor ..................Copy Editor ...................Art Editor ....... Circulation Manager Assistant Circulation Manager ........Advertising Manager Assistant Advertising ManagerAdministration and Faculty MACON COUNTY SCHOOL BOARD Seated: Mr. Holland McSwain—Superintendent of Schools; Mr. Ervin Patton—Chairman. Standing: Mr. C. C. Sutton, Mr. George Gibson. f?r nklin School Libtar MISS ADELAIDE BREWER MRS. CAROLYN C. COGAN MRS. ROSE C. CORBIN MRS. RUBY P. CORPENING MRS. LOIS FULTON MR. WILLIAM F. HARRIS MR. L. C. HOWARD MRS. MILDRED MARTINMR. CLAYTON RAMSEY MRS. MARIE P. STEWART MRS. MYRA S. WALDROOP Faculty MRS. MAMIE SCROGGS MRS. UNA C. SETSER MR. RICHARD STOTT MR. JAMES TAYLOR »• . ..--Kw • , p ■ MISS FRANCES WINSTEAD MRS. VESTA YOUNGSeniors SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS Seated: Jim Tysinger—President. Standing: Sue Reese—Treasurer; Bill Fouts—Vice-President; Mysa Crawford—Secretary. Franklin School LihrartSeniors ROBERT JAMES ALEXANDER Motto: Do all things today, for tomorrow there may be a law against it. Activities: F.F.A. 1; Monogram Club 2,3,4; Football 1.2,3,4, Co-Captain 4, Most Outstanding Player Award 4; Baseball 2,4; Student Council 3,4, Vice-President 3, President 4; Language Club 3. Hobby: Playing ball and loafing. Future Plans: College Ml LOUS ANDERS Motto: Women, Women, they’ll drive you crazy! Activities: Safety Patrol 1; Photography Club Hobby: Music. Future Plans: College. JIMMY EUGENE ANDERSON Motto: The larger the buck the bigger the horn. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2; Wildlife Club 3. Future Plans: University of N. C. ALICE RUTH ANGEL Motto: Why try to be a big shot? Little things mean a lot. Activities: Chorus 1,3; Dramatics Club 1; Future Homemakers of America, President 2; F.T.A. 3, Vice-President 4; Beta Club 3.4. Hobby: Sewing, reading, listening to records. Future Plans: Mars Hill College. MORRIS L. ANGEL Motto: Make the first shot count, you won't get a second. Hobby: Hunting, fishing. Future Plans: Undecided. EVA PAULINE ANGEL Motto: Non nobis, sed omnibus, (not for ourselves, but for all). Activities: Science I; Photography 2; Server at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Wildlife Club 3; Beta Club 3,4. Hobby: Reading and listening to radio. Future Plans: Nurse's training.WAYLES ABBIELA ARROWOOD Motto: All (hat glitters is not gold. Activities: Dramatic Club 1; Future Teachers Club 4. Hobby: Reading and sewing. Future Plans: College. DORIS ANN BAILEY Motto: Amor Vincit Omnia (Love Conquers all things). Activities: Chorus 1,2,3; Dramatic Club 1; Wildlife Club 2,3; Student Council 4. Hobby: Reading, writing Jimmy. Future Plans: Work. JOAN MINCEY BAILEY Motto: Smile and the world smiles with you; cry and you get on Strike It Rich. Activities: Chorus 1,3; Dramatic Club 3; Monogram Club 2,3,4; Wildlife Club 2; 4-H Club 1; Basketball 1,2,3,4. Hobby: Writing Jerry, and looking forward to the week-end. Future Plans: Housewife. MARGARET LAUNA BAKER Motto: Live, love, laugh and be happy. Activities: Dramatics Club; Chorus 1; Language Club 2; W.C.C. Field Day; Home Ec. 2; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Cheerleader 2,3,4; Student Council 1, Secretary-Treasurer 2; Monogram 2,3,4; Marshal 3; Annual Staff 3,4; Beta Club 3,4; Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: My hobby is Bobby. Future Plans: College. JUDY ANN BRADLEY Motto: Why worry, it will happen anyway. Activities: Photography Club I; Home Ec. 2; Library Club 3,4, Vice-President 3-Hobby: Traveling. Future Plans: Work. BARBARA ANN BROOKSHIRE Motto: Keep your mouth shut and no one will have to shut it for you. Activities: F.H.A. 1,4; Wildlife Club 3-Hobby: Studying and writing to Tommy. Future Plans: Work. Class of 57Seniors ... JOHN RANDOLPH BULGIN Motto: Never cry over spilled milk; just pitch into the cow and get some more. Activities: Journalism Club 1,2; Student Council 2; Language Club 1,2,}; Science Club 1,4. Hobby: Tinkering with machinery and oppo-sum hunting. Future Plans: College. MILDRED A. BURCH Motto: The more one has to do, the more one can do, and the greater incentive to do it well. Activities: Chorus 1,2; Dramatic Club 1; F.T.A. 2,}, Librarian 4; Library Club 4, Secretary 4; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Beta Club 3,4; Junior Marshal 3; Annual 3,4, Editor 4. Hobby: Sewing, learning and people. Future Plans: College. ALEAN CABE Motto: Have fun today, for tomorrow may never come. Activities: 4-H Club 1; Future Homemakers Club 2,3. Hobby: Reading and sewing. Future Plans: Undecided. ALEX WIMER CABE, JR. Motto: Influence is something that you think you have until you try to use it. Activities: Mt. Echo 1,2, Managing Editor 2; Laurel Leaf 4; Quill and Scroll 3,4; Darkroom Club 1,2,3.4; Language Club 2,3; Science Club 1,2; Football 4; Journalism Club 1,2. Hobby: Photography, dark corners, and listening to Dixieland jazz. Future Plans: North Carolina State College or the University of North Carolina. D. L. CABE Motto: Live and let live. Activities: Safety Patrol 1; Photography Club 2. Hobby: Tinkering with machinery. Future Plans: Undecided. JERLEAN CABE Motto: Think of the past as you look to the future. Activities: 4-H Club 1; Wildlife Club 1; Future Homemakers Club 2,3; Photography 2; Journalism Club 3. Hobby: Reading. Future Plans: Undecided.Class of ’57 LAURA MAE CABE Motto: No one knows what he can do till he tries. Activities: Dramatics Club 1; Latin Club 2, President 3; F.T.A. 3,4; Business Manager of Mt. Echo 4. Hobby: Dancing, reading and eating. Future Plans: College. LEWIS RUSSELL CABE Motto: Advice is something that is freely given, gladly accepted, but rarely used. Activities: Band 1,2,3; Dramatic Club 1; Journalism Club 1,2; Language Club 1,2,3; Darkroom Club 1,2,3,4; Explorer Scouts 2,3; Quill and Scroll 2,3; Mountain Echo Staff 1,2, School Editor 2; Beta Club 2,3; Server at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Basketball 2,3,4; Senior Superlative 4; Annual Staff 2,3, Photographer 3, Senior Editor 4; Entertainment Committee, Junior-Senior Banquet 2,3. Hobby: Dancing and basketball. Future Plans: College. JULIA ELLEN CALLOWAY Motto: To be rather than to seem. Activities: Dramatics Club 1, President 1; Band 1,2; Chorus 1,3; Language Club 3; F.T.A. 3,4; Cheerleader 3.4; Monogram Club 3,4; Senior Superlative 4; Entertained for Junior-Senior Banquet 1,2. Hobby: Music and loafing. Future Plans: College. EVA MAE CARPENTER Motto: We are never so happy or so unhappy as we suppose. Activities: Library Club 1; F.H.A. Club 3; Wildlife Club 1. Hobby: Reading, listening to radio. Future Plans: Undecided. JOHN THOMAS CARSWELL Motto: Live while you’re young. Hobby: Swimming and fishing. Future Plans: U. S. Navy. SONJA DEANNE CHAMBERS Motto: Dark clouds gather: but somewhere the stars are shining, so shine with them. Activities: Future Homemakers; Library Club. Hobby: Reading. Future Plans: Work.Seniors ... ROBERT BRUCE CHILDERS Motto: Forget the past; look to the future. Activities: Football Manager 2,3,4; Basketball Manager 2,3,4; Monogram Club 2,3,4. Hobby: Sports. Future Plans: Undecided. EDITH HENRIETTA CHRISTY Motto: The best way to go higher is to stay on the same level. Activities: Girls’ State 3; Beta Club 3,4, Vice-President 4; Language Club 1,2,3; Home Ec. Club 1,2; Chorus 1,2,3; Co-Editor, Mountain Echo 4. Hobby: Reading, singing and dancing. Future Plans: College. ELIZABETH ANNE CLARKE Motto: Plus Ultra (This far and farther). Activities: Science Club 1; Photography Club 2; Wildlife Club 3; Chorus 1,3; Beta Club 4; Class Secretary 3; Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: Listening to music, eating and driving. Future Plans: Nursing. PATRICIA BELLE CLOER Motto: One little cloud can eclipse all the sun. Activities: Beta Club 3,4; Annual Staff 3,4; 4-H Club 1,2; Chorus 1,2; Server at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Junior Marshal 3. Hobby: Eating and driving. Future Plans: Business College. HELEN VIRGINIA COCHRAN Motto: The best things in life are free! Activities: Band 1,2,3,4, Secretary-Treasurer 1; Majorette 1,2; Drum Majorette 3,4; Basketball 1; Chorus 1,2,4; Language Club 3; 4-H Club 3,4, President 4; Dramatics Club 1,3, Secretary-Treasurer 1; Homecoming Queen 4; Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: Singing, dancing and being a majorette. Future Plans: College. HARRY LEE COLE Motto: Be sure you're right, then go ahead. Activities: Science Club 1; Wildlife Club 2. Hobby: Swimming and hunting. Future Plans: U. S. Navy.FfflftVMn School Library MYSA SUSAN CRAWFORD Motto: Facta non Verba. Activities: Student Council 2; Server at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Class Treasurer 3; Junior Marshal 3; Beta Club 3,4, Secretary-Treasurer 4; Library Club 4; Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: Reading. future Plans: College. SARAH CRAWFORD Motto: Never give up. Activities: Home Ec. Club 1, Secretary 1; Language Club 3-Hobby: Cooking. future Plans: Undecided. SAMUEL HYATT CRUNKLETON Motto: Better late than never, but better never late. Activities: Wildlife Club 1,2; Explorer Scouts 3,4; Basketball 3-future Plans: Air Force. SHIRLEY ANN DAVIS Motto: Not merely to exist but to amount to something in life. Activities: Wildlife Club 3; F.H.A. 1,2,3,4; President 4. Hobby: Cooking, eating and reading. future Plans: Work. DOROTHY LEE DeHART Motto: Live and learn; die and forget it. Activities: Home Ec. Club 1; Library Club 3; Art Club 4; 4-H Club 4; F.T.A. 4. Hobby: Reading and playing the piano. future Plans: Work. JACKIE REID DOCKERY Motto: Do it today, for tomorrow there may be a law against it. Activities: Student Council. Hobby: Hunting, target practice, driving. future Plans: Undecided.Senior JAMES DAVID DRINNON Motto: Great men die, I’m feeling bad. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4. Hobby: Hunting and swimming. Future Plans: Undecided. RUBY LOWANA FOX Motto: It’s not how much you say that wins friends, but what you say. Activities: Dramatics Club 1; Beta Club 3,4; F.T.A. 3,4, Librarian 3; Chorus 3. Hobby: Reading and cooking. Future Plans: College. WANDA MAE FRADY Motto: Not for ourselves, but for all. Activities: F.H.A. 1; Wildlife 3-Hobby: Eating and courting. Future Plans: Undecided. WILLIAM ELBERT FOUTS Motto: They conquer who think they can. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4, Sentinel 4; Chorus 3; Class Vice-President 4. Hobby: Hunting and sports. Future Plans: College. GENEVA ANN GARRETT Motto: Take everything as it comes, but don’t take it seriously. Activities: Basketball 2,3; Wildlife Club 3,4, Secretary-Treasurer 3; F.H.A. 1; Basketball Manager 4. Hobby: Buying groceries at Ray and Welch Market, oppossum hunting. Future Plans: Working. LINDA DALE GIBSON Motto: Better to be good and be remembered, than be bad and be forgotten. Activities: F.H.A. 1; Dramatics Club 3; Wildlife and Science Club 4. Hobby: Reading, courting, driving, and oppossum hunting. Future Plans: College.GWENDOLYN DORIS ROGERS Motto: Dark clouds gather; but somewhere the stars are shining, so shine with them. Activities: Wildlife Club 3. Hobby: Day dreaming, listening to Elvis Pressley sing, cooking. Future Plans: Undecided. BRONCE LAFAYETTE ROPER Motto: Don’t marry for money, it's cheaper to borrow. Activities: Football 1; Baseball 2; Wildlife Club 3. Hobby: Hunting, fishing and courting. Future Plans: General Motors Technical School. EVA JANE ROTEN Motto: Not for ourselves but for all. Activities: Chorus 1,2,4; Wildlife Club 3; Art Club 4; Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: Drawing, music, riding. Future Plans: Undecided. JACQUELYN SUE ROWLAND Motto: Winston’s taste good like a cigarette should. Activities: Wildlife Club 3. Hobby: Listening to Elvis Pressley. Future Plans: Undecided. JIMMY HAVES SANDERS Motto: Never do today what you can put off tomorrow. Activities: Science Club 1; Wildlife Club 3. Hobby: Standing on the corner watching all the girls go by. Future Plans: Air Force. FRANCES LORRAINE SEAY Motto: All things come round to him who will but wait. Activities: F.H.A. 1, Vice-President I; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; F.T.A. 3,4, Vice-President 3; Beta Club 3,4. Hobby: Reading, complaining in Miss Brewer's class. Future Plans: College. Class of 57Seniors JAMES ROBERT HENRY Motto: Don’t marry for money, it’s cheaper to borrow. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4. Hobby: Dating. Future Plans: Undecided. JIM HENRY Future Plans: Undecided. JAMES WILLIAM HOILMAN Motto: Make the first shot count, you won't get a second. Activities: Language Club 2; Science Club 1. Hobby: Loafing and shooting pool. Future Plans: Undecided. MARGARET ELIZABETH "Peggy’’ HOLBROOK Motto: Able, willing and ready. Hobby: Reading and collecting photographs. JAY MITCHELL HOUSTON Motto: Let not a day be filled with sorrow. We're here today and gone tomorrow. Activities: Science Club 1; Football 2,3.4; Basketball 2,3,4; Baseball 2,4; Monogram Club 3,4; Vice-President 4. Hobby: ’'Piddling” and dragging these one-way-streets. Future Plans College. MARY LEE HOWARD Motto: To be, rather than to be seen. Activities: F.H.A. 1; Chorus 1,2,3; F.T.A. 2,3,4, Secretary-Treasurer 3,4-Hobby: Playing the piano. Future Plans: Church music.TOMMY RUSSELL HUNTER Motto: Will knowledge increase? Hobby: Hunting, fishing, and automobiles. Future Flans: Automotive Technical School. JAMES ALTON HUSCUSSON Motto: Do unto others before they do unto you.' Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3. Hobby: Hunting and fishing. Future Plans: Undecided. DOROTHY EVELYN JOINES Motto: The end crowns the work. Activities: F.H.A. 1; Photography Club 2; Dramatics Club 3;' Chorus 1,2,3; F.T.A. 4; Beta Club 3,4; Library Club 4; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2. Hobby: Music and talking. Future Plans: College. MARGARET DEVEREAUX JONES Motto: Don’t worry about today, for there is always tomorrow. Activities: Dramatics Club 1,2,3; Language Club 1,2,3; Beta Club 3,4; Field Day; Speaking 1,2; Chorus 3- Hobby: The three R’s—reading, riding, and romance. Future Plans: College. FLOYD WAYNE KIMSEY Motto: Today is the tomorrow I worried about yesterday so why worry? Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4. Hobby: Rabbit hunting and deer slaying. Future Plans: Undecided. TILMAN DERYL KIRKLAND Motto: 1 consider the day lost unless 1 catch the dickens about something. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4. Hobby: Deer slaying and fishing. Future Plans: Undecided. Class of 57Seniors ALICE JOAN THOMAS Motto: Yesterday, today, and forever. Activities: Language Club 1,2; Beta Club 3,‘» Dramatics Club 1,3, Vice-President 1, Presi dent 3; Annual Staff 4; Band 1,2,3,4, Secretary Treasurer 3,4; Chorus 1,2; Majorette 1,2,3,4 Student Council 2; Class Vice-President 2 W.C.C. Field Day—Latin 2; F.T.A. 4; Servec at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Junior Marshal 3 Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: People, music and dancing. Future Plans: College. AUBREY TIPPETT Future Plans: Undecided. JIM EDWIN TYSINGER Motto: Closed mouths gather no feet. Activities: Football 2,3; Beta Club 3,4; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Class President 1, 2,3,4; Monogram Club 3,4; Newspaper 2,3-Hobby: Building models. Future Plans: College, then engineering. ELIZABETH MARIE WALDROOP Motto: Open up your heart and let the sun shine in. Activities: F.H.A. 3,4; Library Assistant 4; Library Club 4, Library Reporter 4; Beta Club 4. Hobby: Sewing, reading, writing letters. Future Plans: Government. JULIA SUSAN WALLACE ;Mo o: They conquer who believe they can. Activities: Mt. Echo 2,3, Women’s Editor 2, Feature 3; Journalism Club 1,2. Hobby: Rock and roll records, reading. Future Plans: Undecided. BETTY LEE WATERS Motto: Take everything with a smile. Activities: Bible Club 1; Beta Club 3.4; Wildlife Club 3; Library Assistant 4; Library Club 4, Vice-President. Hobby: Talking about Ted. Future Plans: Secretary.Class of ’57 LORETTA CHRISTENE McDOWELL Motto: A smile is like an echo, it always comes back to you. Activities: F.H.A. 1; Beta Club 2; Basketball 2; Library Club 4; Bus Safety Patrol 4. Hobby: Reading, eating. Future Plans: College. leo McIntyre Motto: Here today, gone tomorrow. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4; President 4. Hobby: Stock car races. Future Plans: Undecided. REBECCA MAE MONTIETH Motto: Always look for the clouds with the silver lining. Activities: F.H.A. 1,4; 4-H 1,2; Wildlife Club 3; Chorus 3. Hobby: Eating, courting, waiting for the weekend. Future Plans: Getting hitched. MELBA MOSES Motto: Only slaves obey. Activities: Chorus 1,3; Dramatics Club 3; 4-H Club 1; Monogram Club 2,3,4; Basketball 1, 2,3,4. Hobby: Skating, driving, oppossum hunting. Future Plans: College. DALE LEONARD MYERS Motto: Make the future a success. Activities: Football 2,3; Monogram Club 2,3,4; Band 1,2; Chorus 4. Hobby: Women, swimming, football. Future Plans: College. FRANK WILLIAM NOLEN Motto: Live and learn; die and forget it. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4; Parliamentary Procedure Team 2,3,4; Tool Identification Team 1,2,3; Beef Judging Team 3,4; State Farm Electrification Winner 3; Carolina Farmer Degree 3; Chorus 3; Senior Superlative; Homeroom Officer 2. Hobby: Raising purebred Hereford cattle. Future Plans: Electrical Engineering at N. C. State College.Seniors WILLIE RUTH NORTON Motto: Forward ever, backward never, for within myself my future lies. Activities: F.H.A. 1; 4-H Club 2; F.T.A. 3.4, Historian 3, Parliamentarian 4; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Junior Marshal 3; Beta Club 3,4. Hobby: Reading, piano. Future Plans: College. JAMES RICHARD PATTON Motto: Make the first shot count, you won’t get a second. Activities: Science Club 1; Language Club 2. Hobby: Shooting pool and loafing. Future Plans: Undecided. RAY FOREST PEAK Motto: Don’t touch, just look, she’s mine. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4. Future Plans: Undecided. MARGARET FAYE PENDERGRASS Motto: Who knows most forgives most. Activities: Wildlife Club 3,4. Hobby: Driving, collecting photographs, writing letters. Future Plans: Work. BARBARA JEAN PHILLIPS Motto: Not merely to exist, but to amount to something in life. Activities: Basketball 1,2,3,4; Monogram Club 1,2,3,4; First Place in Biology—W.C.C. Field Day 2; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Junior Marshal 3; Beta Club 3,4, Reporter 4; Senior Superlative 4; Laurel Leaf Staff 4. Hobby: Reading and basketball. Future Plans: College. ANNA RUTH PICKENS Motto: To have a friend, be a friend. Activities: Wildlife Club 3; F.H.A. 4. Hobby: Writing letters. Future Plans: Undecided.School UbrM HAROLD ROGERS PICKENS Afo o: Never hie a cripple or argue with a fool. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2.3.4. Hobby: Dragging Main. Future Plans: Undecided. JUANITA MAE POINDEXTER Motto: Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. Activities: Home Ec. Club, Historian 3. Hobby: Sewing. Future Plans: Work. DAVID BRUCE POLLOCK Motto: Wash your face in the morning—neck at night. Activities: Dramatics Club 1; Science Club 1; Band 1; Language Club 2,3; Photography Club 4; Monogram Club 3.4; Football 2,3,4, Co-Cap-tain 4. Hobby: Nancy Sutton. Future Plans: N. C. State College. LARRY BRYANT POTTS Afo o: Do what you think is right, and don’t let anyone stop you. Activities: Football 3,4; Basketball 1,2; Baseball 2.4; Monogram Club 3.4. Hobby: Hunting and loafing. Future Plans: College. BARBARA JEAN PRESSLEY Motto: Speak softly and carry a big stick. Activities: F.H.A. 1; Photography 2; Dramatics Club 3; Science Club 4; Chorus 1,2,3. Hobby: Driving and talking. Future Plans: Undecided. CLARK DEMPSEY RABY Motto: Labor Omnia Vivcit. Activities: Language Club; Science Club. Hobby: Farming. Future Plans: Undecided. Class of ’57Seniors • • • JAMES EDWARD -Buddy” RABY Motto: Do unco others before they do unto you. Activities: Science Club 1,2. Hobby: Hunting and fishing. Future Plans: Work. LARRY JAMES RABY Motto: Live and learn, die and forget it all. Activities: Wildlife Club 1,2. Hobby: Hunting, fishing, and seeing movies. Future Plans: Work. THOMAS EDGAR RABY Motto: Shoot first, ask questions later. Activities: Class Secretary 1; Science Club 1; 4-H Club 2; Mountain Echo 2,3; Language Club 3,4. Hobby: Fixing things. Future Plans: Undecided. Motto: Don't tell me your troubles. I’ve got troubles of my own. Activities: Science and Wildlife Club 2,3,4; Dramatics Club 3; Chorus 1,3; Class Treasurer 4; Basketball Manager 4. Hobby: Driving, talking and living. Future Plans: Business College. REBECCA RUTH REECE Motto: Live, laugh, and love. Activities: Wildlife Club 3,4. Hobby: eating, reading and driving. Future Plans: Work. JOYCE LAVUONIA REEVES Motto: A smile is like an echo; it always comes back to you. Activities: Wildlife Club 3,4. Hobby: Reading. Future Plans: Work.GWENDOLYN DORIS ROGERS Motto: Dark clouds gather; but somewhere the stars are shining, so shine with them. Activities: Wildlife Club 3. Hobby: Day dreaming, listening to Elvis Pressley sing, cooking. Future Plans: Undecided. BRONCE LAFAYETTE ROPER Motto: Don't marry for money, it’s cheaper to borrow. Activities: Football 1; Baseball 2; Wildlife Club 3. Hobby: Hunting, fishing and courting. huture Plans: General Motors Technical School. EVA JANE ROTEN Motto: Not for ourselves but for all. Activities: Chorus 1,2,4; Wildlife Club 3; Art Club 4; Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: Drawing, music, riding. l-'uture Plans: Undecided. JACQUELYN SUE ROWLAND Motto: Winston's taste good like a cigarette should. Activities: Wildlife Club 3. Hobby: Listening to Elvis Pressley. Future Plans: Undecided. JIMMY HAVES SANDERS Motto: Never do today what you can put off tomorrow. Activities: Science Club 1; Wildlife Club 3. Hobby: Standing on the corner watching all the girls go by. Future Plans: Air Force. FRANCES LORRAINE SEAY Motto: All things come round to him who will but wait. Activities: F.H.A. 1, Vice-President I; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; F.T.A. 3,4, Vice-President 3; Beta Club 3,4. Hobby: Reading, complaining in Miss Brewer’s class. Future Plans: College. Class of 57Seniors... FRANK T. SMITH Motto: Fescina lente. ,Activities: F.F.A. 1,2; Beta Club 3,4; Student Council 4; Senior Superlative 4; Monogram Club 4; Football 3. Hobby: Eating and courting. Future Plans: U. S. Air Force. LAWTON WILLARD SMITH Motto: Don't look too long before you leap, you might back out. Activities: Football 2,3.4; Basketball 1,2,3,4; Baseball 4; Monogram Club 2,3.4, President 4; F.F.A. 1,2. Hobby: Hunting and fishing. Future Plans: College. HUEL WARDEN SORRELLS . lo o: Black denim trousers and motorcycle boots. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4; Photography Club 4; Chorus 4. Hobby: Picking the guitar, photography. Future Plans: Uncle Sam. ALFRED DONALD SOUTHARD Motto: Never, never, never gonna speed again. Activities: Wildlife Club 1; Language Club 3; Beta Club 3. Hobby: Drag racing, courtin’ and getting tickets for speeding. Future Plans: General Motors Technical School. JAMES DANIEL- STEWART Motto: Not merely to exist, but to amount to something in life. Activities: Football 1,2,3,4; Language Club 1,2; Science Club 2; Vice-President Class 3. Hobby: Working. Future Plans: College. JAMES ASHLEY STUART Motto: Nothing is good or bad alone, but thinking makes it so. Activities: Monogram Club 3,4; Explorer Scouts 3; Wildlife Club 3; Student Council 3; Basketball 3,4. Hobby: Dancing, sports. Future Plans: College. Franklin School LibrarwNANCY CAROL SUTTON Motto: A little nonsense now and then is cherished by the wisest men. Activities: Cheerleader 1,2,3,4, Captain 3,4; Monogram Club 1,2,3,4, Secretary-Treasurer 3, 4; F.T.A. 2,3,4. Parliamentarian 3, Historian 4; Home Ec. Club 1; Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: Dancing with David, keeping scrapbooks. Future Plans: College. SARAH JEAN SUTTON Motto: Come what, come may, time and the hour runs through the roughest day. Activities: Basketball 1,2,3,4, Co-Captain 4; Monogram Club 2,3,4; F.T.A. 2; Home Ec. Club 1,2,3, President 1; Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: Cooking, sports. Future Plans: College. LOGAN RANCE TALLENT Activities: Wildlife Club, Science Club. Hobby: Courting, shooting crap, sleeping. Future Plans: U. S. Air Force. WILLIAM BRUCE TALLENT Motto: One minute of keeping your mouth shut may save an hour of explaining. Hobby: Hunting and fishing. Future Plans: Navy. PATRICIA AULENE TATHAM Motto: Toujours Pret. Activities: Chorus 1,2,3; Band 1,2,3; Beta Club 2,3,4; 4-H Club 1,2,3,4 Songleader 1,2,3, Vice-President 4; W.C.C. Field Day 2. Hobby: Music. Future Plans: Business College. HAZEL McCALL TAYLOR Motto: Forget yourself to make others happy. Activities: Vice-President Class 1; Science Club 1; Photography Club 2; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Wildlife Club 3; Dramatic Club 2; Beta Club 3,4; Jr. Marshal. Hobby: Reading. Future Plans: Housewife and college. Class of ’57Seniors • • ALICE JOAN THOMAS Motto: Yesterday, today, and forever. Activities: Language Club 1,2; Beta Club 3,h Dramatics Club 1,3, Vice-President 1, Presi dent 3; Annual Staff 4; Band 1,2,3,4, Secretary Treasurer 3,4; Chorus 1,2; Majorette 1,2,3,4 Student Council 2; Class Vice-President 2 W.C.C. Field Day—Latin 2; F.T.A. 4; Servet at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Junior Marshal 3 Senior Superlative 4. Hobby: People, music and dancing. Future Plans: College. AUBREY TIPPETT Future Plans: Undecided. JIM EDWIN TYSINGER Motto: Closed mouths gather no feet. Activities: Football 2,3; Beta Club 3,4; Served at Junior-Senior Banquet 2; Class President 1, 2,3.4; Monogram Club 3,4; Newspaper 2,3-Hobby: Building models. Future Plans: College, then engineering. ELIZABETH MARIE WALDROOP Motto: Open up your heart and let the sun shine in. Activities: F.H.A. 3,4; Library Assistant 4; Library Club 4, Library Reporter 4; Beta Club 4. Hobby: Sewing, reading, writing letters. Future Plans: Government. JULIA SUSAN WALLACE Motto: They conquer who believe they can. Activities: Mt. Echo 2,3, Women’s Editor 2, Feature 3; Journalism Club 1,2. Hobby: Rock and roll records, reading. Future Plans: Undecided. BETTY LEE WATERS Motto: Take everything with a smile. Activities: Bible Club 1; Beta Club 3,4; Wildlife Club 3; Library Assistant 4; Library Club 4, Vice-President. Hobby: Talking about Ted. Future Plans: Secretary.LORETTA CHRISTENE McDOWELL Motto: A smile is like an echo, it always comes back to you. Activities: F.H.A. 1; Beta Club 2; Basketball 2; Library Club 4; Bus Safety Patrol 4. Hobby: Reading, eating. Future Plans: College. leo McIntyre Motto: Here today, gone tomorrow. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4; President 4. Hobby: Stock car races. Future Plans: Undecided. REBECCA MAE MONTIETH Motto: Always look for the clouds with the silver lining. Activities: F.H.A. 1,4; 4-H 1,2; Wildlife Club 3; Chorus 3. Hobby: Eating, courting, waiting for the weekend. Future Plans: Getting hitched. MELBA MOSES Motto: Only slaves obey. Activities: Chorus 1,3; Dramatics Club 3; 4-H Club 1; Monogram Club 2,3,4; Basketball 1, 2,3,4. Hobby: Skating, driving, oppossum hunting. Future Plans: College. DALE LEONARD MYERS Motto: Make the future a success. Activities: Football 2,3; Monogram Club 2,3,4; Band 1,2; Chorus 4. Hobby: Women, swimming, football. Future Plans: College. FRANK WILLIAM NOLEN Motto: Live and learn; die and forget it. Activities: F.F.A. 1,2,3,4; Parliamentary Procedure Team 2,3,4; Tool Identification Team 1,2,3; Beef Judging Team 3.4; State Farm Electrification Winner 3; Carolina Farmer Degree 3; Chorus 3; Senior Superlative; Homeroom Officer 2. Hobby: Raising purebred Hereford cattle. Future Plans: Electrical Engineering at N. C. State College. Class of 57VIRGINIA IRENE WOOTEN Motto: Win without boasting; lose without excuse. Activities: Science Club 3- Hobby: Daydreaming, listening to rock and roll records. Future Plans: Undecided. CLASS SONG Seniors, we, of Franklin High Come sadly to our last meeting Of teachers, classmates, and friends. Memories of you will be keeping. But now on we go To futures bright we know. Because of you, we will achieve our goal. Now is the hour When we must say goodbye. On through the years we’ll be true, Franklin High. JOAN THOMAS JAMES STUART (To the music of "Now Is the Hour”) MASCOTS JOE SANDERS and STEVIE BOWMAN Class of ’57Junio rs JUNIOR CLASS OFFICERS Seated: Nina Norris—Treasurer; Joann Burrell—Secretary. Standing: Ralph Morgan—Vice-President; Gilmer Henry—President. franklin School LibrarySeniors ... JAMES EDWARD 'Buddy" RABY Motto: Do unto others before they do unto you. Activities: Science Club 1,2. Hobby: Hunting and fishing. Future Plans: Work. LARRY JAMES RABY Motto: Live and learn, die and forget it all. Activities: Wildlife Club 1,2. Hobby: Hunting, fishing, and seeing movies. Future Plans: Work. THOMAS EDGAR RABY Motto: Shoot first, ask questions later. Activities: Class Secretary I; Science Club 1; (-lub 2; Mountain Echo 2,3 Language Club 3.4. Hobby: Fixing things. Future Plans: Undecided. GWENDOLYN SUE REECE Motto: Don't tell me your troubles. I’ve got troubles of my own. Activities: Science and Wildlife Club 2,3 4-Dramatics Club 3; Chorus 1,3; Class Treasurer 4; Basketball Manager 4. Hobby: Driving, talking and living. Future Plans: Business College. REBECCA RUTH REECE Motto: Live, laugh, and love. Activities: Wildlife Club 3.4. Hobby: eating, reading and driving. Future Plans: Work. JOYCE LAVUONIA REEVES Motto: A smile is like an echo; it always comes back to you. Activities: Wildlife Club 3,4. Hobby: Reading. Future Plans: Work.GLADYS DeHART SHIRLEY DILLS PATRICIA DOSTER CAROLYN DOWDLE EUGENE DOWDLE PEGGY JO DOWDLE DELEDA DRINNON JOYCE DUVALL WILLA MAE EARLY KATHRYN EMORY DAVID LEE LORRAINE GRAHAM WAYNE GREGORY BOBBY GRIBBLE BARBARA GUYER GENEVA HEDDEN PATRICIA HEDDEN GILMER HENRY LUCY HENRY PATRICK HENRY SHIRLEY HENSON STEVE HIGDON HELEN HOLDEN PHYLLIS HOLLAND Class of ’58Juniors . . . JUDY HOOKER BRUCE HOUSTON JUDY HOUSTON HORACE HURST BRUCE JONES LARRY JONES WINFORD LEACH KAY LEDFORD EDITH LEOPARD NEAL LONG BETTY MASH BURN LINDA MASHBURN SUSIE MASHBURN LAMAR MASON MARCELLA McCALL DAVID McCLURE FRANCES McCLURE GARY McKELVEY CLAUDETTE McNEAL FRANK McSWAIN KATHRYN MEDLIN DOROTHY MILLER HOWELL MILLER JEAN MOFFITTJ. P. MOORE MAXINE MOORE RALPH MORGAN GENE MORROW CARMELLA MOSES GILBERT MOSES NANCY NORRIS NINA NORRIS EDWARD PALMER JIM PARRISH STERLING PEEK NANCY ROWLAND RALPH SANDERS EDWARD SHATLEY BOBBIE SHEFFIELD GRACE SHEPHERD ROBERT SHEPHERD DORIS SHOOK BILLY SHOPE SUE SOLESBEE BILLY STANFIELD BOBBY STEPHENS FRED STUART BARBARA TALLENT Class of ’58Juniors . . . Class of ’58 FRANCES TALLENT JACK TAYLOR KENNETH TAYLOR FRANCES TEAGUE LOU ELLEN WELCH PERRY WIGGINS KATHRYN WILLIAMS HOYT WOODARD LOUISE WYATT DON YOUNG LAVERNE YOUNG AutographsSophomores SOPHOMORE CLASS OFFICERS Left to Right: Claudette Leatherman—Secretary; John Killiam—President; Nancy Siler—Vice-President.Sophomores FRANCES ALEXANDER KYLE ALLEN KATE ALMOND JOE ANGEL FURMAN ANGEL, JR. JADIE AYCOCK DENNIS BATES LEOTA BECK KATHERINE BERRY MILDRED BINGHAM MILDRED BISHOP PEARL BONE NOREEN BRADLEY GLENN BROWN WAYNE BRYANT KATE BUCHANAN JEAN BURRELL VERLON BURCH JOYCE CABE MARGIE CABE ANITA LEE CABE JACKIE ANN CABE BOBBY CABE SHIRLEY CABE DANNY CAGLE SUSIE CARPENTER BILL CARPENTER JOAN CARSWELL JUANITA CASSADA JACQUELINE CLARK JAMES CLARK ESTON COOK TOMMY CRUMPTON MARY CRUNKLETON MARY CURTISPATRICIA DOCKERY GENE DOOLEY NELL DOWDLE MARGARET EARLY KATRINA ELMORE SHIRLEY EMORY LARRY FERGUSON JEAN FRANKLIN PHILLIP FRANKLIN CHARLES GARNER JOAN GIBSON CAROLYN GREGORY DELLA MAE GUFFIE ANNE HALL BETTY HAWKS NINA HEDDEN BILL HEDDEN INEZ HEDDEN CHARLES HENDERSON HAROLD HENRY MARY RUTH HENRY RILEY HENRY BARBARETTE HENSON LORETTE HENSON CHARLES HIGDON SANDRA HOLLAND BRUCE HOLLAND KEITH HOLLAND CAROLYN HOLLAND BILL HOPPER DWAIN HORSLEY JAMES HUNTER JACK HYDE LEWIS KEENER HARLEY KEENER Class of 59Sophomores . . . JOHN KILLIAN CLAUDETTE LEATIIERMAN GENEVA LEDBETTER JUDY LEE DON LEDFORD JIM LEQUIRE DEAN LONG SARAH J. MALLONEE KENNETH MASHBURN FRANCES MASON BILL McCALL EMMA JANE McCONNELL JIM McCOLLUM LORNA McCOY EVELYN McCOY Roberta McCracken Joyce McDowell FURMAN McGAHA TOMMY McNISH GRADY MOFFITT JUANITA MOORE PEGGY JEAN MOORE MAXINE MORGAN PAT NEAL DORIS NORMAN IMOGENE PEEK CHARLES PEEK BERNICE PHILLIPS JANET PIPES BOBBY POINDEXTER JOE RABY REBECCA REEVES MARGIE RFID CLAYTON RICHARDSON SHELBA JEAN ROGERS BETTY JEAN ROGERSBARBARA ROPER MACK ROPER CLAY SAMS JEANNE SCOTT NANCY SETSER EDGAR SHOPE NANCY SILER VERA SMITH STEVE SOLESBEE RAYMOND SOUTHARD WILLARD SOUTHARD H. C. STOUDEMIRE JIM STRUNK ANN SUTTON BRENDA TALLENT BARBARA TALLENT SARAH TALLENT RUTH TALLENT HAROLD TEEMS THELMA TIPPETT CAROLYN TIPPETT BETTY VANHOOK BARBARA WALDROOP STEVE WALDROOP PAT WARD DIXIE WELCH THOMAS WELCH LINDA WHELAN FRANCES WHITTINGTON BRETTA WILKIE BILLY WILLIAMSON IONA WOOD ANITA WOODY JUDY WURST PEGGY YONCE BETTY YONCE Class of ’59N Freshmen FRESHMAN CLASS OFFICERS Left to Right: Judith Ann Crisp—Vice-President; Douglas Pearson— President; Nora Stuart—Secretary-Treasurer. in. N. 0. iuiarVFreshmen . . . VIRGINIA ALIEN BUTCH ANGEL EARL ANGEL ANITA AMMONS ELIZABETH AMMONS MARY FRANCES AMMONS LUANNE ANDERSON MARGIE ANDERSON TOMMY ASHE JAMES BATEMAN LEONA BATES ANN BELL CARROLL BLAINE LINDA BONE PERRY BRABSON ALICE BRADLEY DAVID BRADLEY RONALD BRADLEY JUNIOR BROWN-ROSEMARY BRYANT FRED BULGIN HOWARD BURCH ERVIN BURRELL DAVID CABE DON CABE FRANK CABE ROSA LEE CABE GARY CALLOWAY BARBARA CARTER ROBERT CLARK IRENE CLOER BOBBY CODY JOYCE COLE RAY CONNER EUGENE COOK DOYLE COOK DOUGLAS CRISP HAROLD CRISP JUDY CRISP WILMA JEAN CRISP TOMMY CRUNKLETON BARBARA CUNNINGHAM .BRENDA CUNNINGHAM JOANN CURTIS MARGARET DAVIS NORRIS DAVIS ANN DEAN LEVON DEITZ GEORGE DILLS SHARON DILLS JERRY DOOLEY GEORGE DOWDLE EDWARD DOWNS BARBARA DUNCAN GUY DUVALL JOYCE ELDERS CLYDIA ELLIOT NARDA ESTES RONNIE EVANS CALVIN EV1TT JACKIE FINNEY ARKF.ALES FLOWERS BOYD FOUTS GUY FOUTS RAY FOX JANE FRANKLIN PAT GAINES ALLEN GARNER MAX GLADWELL GLENN GRAHAM JERRY GREEN SHIRLEY GREEN BETTY GREGORY CAROL GREGORY LANA GRIBBLE WAYNE GUEST PAULINE GUFFIE VIRGINIA GUFFIE CLAUDE GUYER MARION GUYER EUGENE HAIRE ANDREW HALL CARLA HALL DONALD HALL Class of 60Freshmen ARTHUR HAYES GLORIA HEDDEN POLLY HEDDEN MARY JO HENDERSON MELBA HENDERSON STELLA HENRY RONNIE HENSON GRETA HIGDON LINDA HIGDON CAROLYN HOLBROOKS CARLENE HOLLAND FREDA HOLLAND LEEROY HOLLAND LEO HOLLAND VAN HOLLAND GLENDA HOLT ANNIE MAIE HOUSTON WILLARD HOUSTON WILLIE HOUSTON WANDA HUGGINS SUE HUGHES NANCY HUNNICUT BILL HURST LINDA HYATT CHARLES JONES FRANCES JONES KATHRYN JONES ALLIE JUSTICE VIANNE KENNER CAROLYN KNIGHT JESSE LEATHERWOOD SHIRLEY LENOIR JACK LEQU1RE EDDIE LONG JANE LONG JAMES MANN KENNETH MASHBURN VERLON MASHBURN DALE MASON GENE MASON MATTIE MASON JACK McCALL MARTHA McCALLMARY McCALL RICHARD McCALL BUNNY McCLURF. JIMMY McCLURE JO ANNE McCLURE TOMMY McCOLLOM FRED McCOY CHRISTINE McGAHA THELMA McGAHA WANDA McINTYRE TOMMY McMAHAN CAROLYN MILLER EUGENE MOFFITT JAMES MORGAN JOE MORGAN PAULINE MORGAN LINDA NEAL PAUL NEWMAN GENEIVE NICHOLS JIMMY NOLEN BRUCE NORRIS LOIS NORTON SANDRA OWENS JIMMY PASSMORE JERRY PATTON DOUGLAS PEARSON DOUGLAS PEEK JOYCE PENDERGRASS ANN PENNINGTON LOUISE PENNINGTON JOHN PHILLIPS CLARENCE POINDEXTER JUDY PRICE JANICE PRUETT JACKIE LEE PRUITT BERT RABY BOBBY RABY BETTY RAMEY JOYCE RAMSEY VICKY RAY DAVID REBFR JUDY REBER MARY SUE REYNOLDS o 6-' n a V ft ft ■», Class of ’60Freshmen . . . Class of ’60 CARMEN ROBINSON HELEN ROBINSON RALPH ROGERS TOMMY ROTEN EARL RUSSELL DEARRELL SANDERS EDNA SANDERS RUBY SCOTT BARBARA SEAGLE MAGDALENE SEAGLE EDITH SHEFFIELD WAYNE SHEFFIELD RALPH SHEPHERD RAY SHEPHERD LEE ROY SHULER DOUGLAS SLAGLE CAROL SMITH MARGARET SMITH DAVID SOLESBEE DORIS SPRINKLE JEAN SPRINKLE LAMAR SPRINKLE JOHNNY STAMEY RACHEL STOCKTON FRED STYLES STEVE STYLES NORA STUART JIMMY SUTTON GRACE TALLENT JIMMY TALLENT SHELIA TALLENT PENNY TAYLOR JOANN THOMAS HAROLD THOMPSON CLINTON TILSON SHERLEY TIPPETT DOUGLAS VINSON ROBERT WALLACE OTIS WATTS CAROL WELCH JUANITA WELCH SHERRY WHELAN FRANKIE WILKES MARILYN WILLIAMS HILDRED WILSON AGNES WOOTEN BILLY WOOTEN RONALD WOOTEN JIMMY YEARYActivities MOUNTAIN ECHO MYSA CRAWFORD, EDITH CHRISTY...............................Co-Editors MILDRED EURCH LAUREL LEAF EditorThe Laurel MILDRED BURCH ........................ Editor-in-Chief MRS. ANNE P. BIDDLE............................Advisor PATRICIA CLOER..........................Activities Editor LEWIS CABE.........................................Senior Editor JAMES STUART — Sports Editor SCOTTY BYRD ...........................Freshman Editor FRANCES TALLENT................Sophomore Editorfranklin School Lib Leaf Staff LAUNA BAKER.................... Circulation Manager HARVEY LINDA BRYANT Assistant Circulation Manager JOAN THOMAS JO ANN CUNNINGHAM Advertising Manager Assistant Advertising Manager ALEX CABE......................Photographer JOANN BURRELL..................Junior Editor JEAN PHILLIPS.................. CoPy Editor SHIRLEY CRUSE...........................Art EditorThe Mountain Echo Staff ANN SUTTON feature Editor JUDY WURST porter FRANCES ALEXANDER Assistant Sports Editor JU » LBF • ■ Y"V ..........Ar E i7or JIM TYSINGER . Sports Editor SHIRLEY CRUSE (absent) JEAN BURRELL — GENEVA LEDBETTER ELIZABETH CLARK — JOANNE GIBSON Womans Co-Editors EVELYN McCOY — LAURA MAE CABE Business Managers MRS. MILDRED MARTIN .......................... AdvisorHELEN COCHRAN JOAN THOMAS MARCHINGBeta Club MRS. MILDRED ALICE PAULINE LAUNA MARTIN. Spontor ANGEL ANGEL BAKER JIM TYSINGER EDITH CHRISTY President Vice-President JEAN PHILLIPS MYSA CRAWFORD Reporter Secretary-Treasurer IVA LEE RACHEL BROOKSHIRE BROWN MILDRED BURCHBand and Majorettes BANDFuture Homemakers of America SHIRLEY DAVIS ....... CAROLYN McCOY ....... CARMELLA MOSES ..... LINDA HYATT.......... MRS. COGAN, MRS. O'NEIL . . . President Vice-President . . . . Secretary . . . Treasurer . . . . SponsorsStudent Council ROBERT ALEXANDER ................................................ President BRUCE HOUSTON Vice-President CAROLYN DOWDLE .................................................. Secretary MR. STOTT, MRS. MATTHEWS, MR. HOWARD...............................Sponsors Monogram Club WILLARD SMITH MITCHELL HOUSTON NANCY SUTTON MR. STOTT, MRS. CORBIN, MR. PATTILLO President Vice-President Secretary SponsorsFranklin Future MACON COUNTY FAIR, 1956 CHRISTMAS PARADE, 1956 First Place FATHER AND SON BANQUET, 1956 CHAPTER FLOCK (50)Farmers of America Right to Left: BILL McCALL .................................. Treasurer BILL FOUTS .................................... Sentinel LEO McINTYRE ........................ President WAYNE GREGORY..................................Secretary RILEY HENRY ............................. Vice-President STEVE HIGDON (absent) .................... Reporter FRANKLIN CHAPTER FUTURE FARMERS OF AMERICA WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA STOCK SHOW, 1956Library Club RUTH NORTON ...... BETTY LEE WATERS MILDRED BURCH .... JEAN MALLONEE..... ELIZABETH WALDROOP MRS. SCROGGS...... . . . President Vice-President Secretary . . . Treasurer . . . . Reporter .....Sponsor Art Club NANCY SILER ... SHIRLEY CRUSE FRANCES TALLENT MRS. SCROGGS ... ......... President . . . . Vice-President Secretary-Treasurer ........... SponsorPhotography Club EUGENE DOWDLE MRS. CORPENING President Sponsor 4-H Club HELEN COCHRAN PATRICIA TATHAM JANICE PRUETT MRS. FULTON .... ..........President ... Vice-President Secretary-T reasurer ........... SponsorExplorer Scouts MR. RAMSEY ........................... Sponsor Safety Patrol MR. RAMSEY .................... .......... SponsorAthletics Left to Right: Mr. George R. Patillo, Mrs. Rose Corbin, and Mr. Richard Scott. COACHESDAVID POLLOCK Senior, End LARRY POTTS Senior, Tackle MITCHELL HOUSTON Senior. End GARY CLARK Junior, Halfback Left to Right, First Row: Edward Shatley, Gary Clar Willard Smith. Robert Alexander, David Pollock, Lar Potts, Bobby Cabe. Second Row: Douglas Pearson, Ji Henry, Frank McSwain, Lamar Mason, Bruce Housto Gilmer Henry, Mitchell Houston, Gary McKelvey, AmJAMES MURRAY Junior, Guard EDWARD SHATLEY Junior, Center Berry. Third Row: Bob Gibson, Edward Palmer, Harold Elliot, James Stuart, Jack Hyde, Darwin Hussey, Wayne Cole, Johnny Killian, James Murray, Tommy Adams, Ronald Harper, Steve Hidgon. WAYNE COLE Junior, Guard ANDY BERRY Junior, End franklin School LiJbrarr GARY McKELVEY Junior, Halfback PRANK McSWAIN Junior, End JIM HENRY Senior, Tackle LAMAR MASON Junior, TackleTOMMY ADAMS Sophomore, Guard STEVE HIDGON Junior, Pullback A DOUGLAS PEARSON Freshman, End DARWIN HUSSEY Sophomore, Fullback EDWARD PALMER Junior, Tackle BOB GIBSON Junior, Tackle FOOTBALL SCORES 1956-57 Franklin 26 Erwin 6 Franklin 6 Clayton 13 Franklin 26 Cherokee 13 Franklin 12 Hayesville 6 Franklin 0 Sylva 0 Franklin 20 Robbinsville 34 Franklin 7 Swain 13 Franklin 6 Murphy 35 Franklin 12 Bethel 27 Franklin 6 Andrews 27 Foo HAROLD ELLIOT Sophomore, Halfback JACK HYDE Sophomore, Quarterbackr RICHARD SF.TSER Junior, Tackle JIMMY STEWART Senior, Halfback JAMES STUART Senior, Halfback 30 II Managers: Larry Brooks, Neville Smith, Jimmy McCollum, Wiley Anderson. JUNIOR VARSITY Left to Right, First Row: Don Ledford. Bunny McClure, But'-h Angel, Don Ray, Robert Wallace. Hayes Snyder, Carroll McFalls. Second Row: Bobby Swan, Jimmy Nolen, Jimmy Yeary, Jimmy Campbell, Pat Henry, Tommy McMahan, Don Cabc, Douglas Young, Harley Keener. NANCY SUTTON Senior, Captain Cheerleaders ELLEN CALLOWAY Senior PAUL CLOER Junior Flat Row. Lrft to Right: Ann Hall. Launa Baker. Nancy Sutton, Louiie Wyatt. Franc Alexander. 5ttond Row: Ellen Calloway, Bonnie Lee, Paul Clocr. Nora Stuart, Carolyn Dowdle. LAUNA BAKER Senior BONNIE LEE Senior FRANCES ALEXANDER Sophomore LOUISE WYATT Junior CAROLYN DOWDLE Junior ANN HALL NORA STUART Sophomore FreshmanLeft to Right: Pat Patillo, Coach (Kneeling); Harold Elliot, Larry Brooks. Gary McKelvey, Frank MeSwain, Gary Clark, Willard Smith, Mitchell Houston, Dean Long, Douglas Pearson, Lewis Cabo, Don Ledford, Bruce Houston. WILLARD SMITH forward MITCHELL HOUSTON Center GARY CLARK forwardLARRY BROOKS Guard PAT PATILLO Coach JACK HYDE Guard BOBBY CABE ManagerJOYCE PENDERGRASS Guard JOYCE CABE Guard KATE BUCHANAN Guard LEOTA BECK Forward First Row, Left to Right: Frances McClure, Jean Phillips, Jean Sutton, Mavis Gibson, Lucy Henry, Bonnie Lee, Leota Beck. Second Row: Kate Buc-' hanan, Joyce Cabe, Shirley Lenoir, Carolyn Dowdle, Melba Moses. Third Row: Claudette Leatherman, HELEN SETSER Guard CLAUDETTE LEATHERMAN ForwardFRANCES McCLURE Guard MAVIS GIBSON Forward JEAN SUTTON Guard MRS. ROSE CORBIN Coach LUCY HENRY Forward JEAN PHILLIPS Guard BONNIE LEE Forward Joyce Pendergrass, Helen Setser, Garnetta Vanhook, Barbara Carpenter. Fourth Row: Joyce Cole, Edith Sheffield, Inez Hcddcn. Fifth Row: Rose Corbin— Coach. MELBA MOSES GuardPr nHin School T.ihrarr Features MR. and MISS FRANKLIN HIGH LEOTA BECK and JAMES MANNSenior MOST COURTEOUS Jim Henry — Jane Roten BEST-ALL-AROUND Elizabeth Clark — David Pollock CLASS WITS Leo McIntyre — Joan Mincey BEST PERSONALITY Bonnie Lee — Larry PottsSuperlatives PRETTIEST AND MOST HANDSOME Helen Cochran — Bobby Henry MOST TALENTED Joan Thomas — Frank Nolen MOST ATHLETIC Willard Smith — Mavis Gibson BEST CITIZENS Helen McCoy — Bill FoutsSenior NEATEST Ellen Calloway — Mitchell Houston MOST LIKELY TO SUCCEED Jim Tysinger — Mysa Crawford BEST SPORTS Bruce Childers — Jean Sutton Betty Waters — Ray PeakC | . • ftanklin School LiBrarv Superlatives MOST POPULAR MOST INFLUENTIAL Frank Smith — Launa Baker Robert Alexander — Nancy Sutton MOST STUDIOUS Lewis Cabe — Jean Phillips CLASS FLIRTS Geneva Garrett — Charles LongHomecoming Court Seated: Nancy Sutton, Jean Sutton. Standing, Left to Right: Jane Long, Shirley Henson, Joann Burrell, Susie Wallace, Kay Ledford, Frances Alexander, Ann Hall.Homecoming Queen and Maid of Honor ATTENDANT Joan Thomas QUEEN Helen CochranHall ROBERT ALEXANDER JOAN THOMAS LAUNA BAKERr— :ame SUE REECE RUTH NORTON BILL POUTS----- Hono VALEDICTORIANS AND SALUTATORIAN I-eft to Right: Jean Phillips, Kuth Norton, Mysa Crawford—Co-Valedictorians; Jim Ty-singer—Salutatorian. SENIOR HONOR STUDENTS Seated, Left to Right: Betty Waters, Launa Baker, Joan Thomas. Mildred Burch. Standing: Pat Cloer, Pauline Angel, Edith Christy, Frank Smith, Evelyn Joines, Hazel McCall Taylor.------------------------------------ Students School Lfhr JUNIOR MARSHALS First Row, Left to Right: Geneva Hcddcn. Shirley Henson, Patricia Hcddcn, Janet Green, Joann Burrell. Second Row: Sue Bailey, Rachel Brown, Gary McKelvey, Frank McSwain, Frances Talent. M I SOPHOMORE SERVERS Seated, Left to Right: Linda Whelan, Frances Alexander, Judy Wurst. Standing, Left to Right: Katrina Elmore, Joan Gibson, Claudette Leatherman, Kate Buchanan, Anita Woody, Barbara Waldroop, Tommy McNish, Roberta McCracken, Ann Sutton, Barbara Tallent, Nancy Siler, Rebecca Reeves (hidden), Dwain Horsley, Leota Beck, Shirley Cabe, Jackie Clark.Autographs AdvertisementsFranklin Hosiery Plant Opportunities today in the textile industry are truly unlimited. New man-made and natural fibers, with their almost limitless uses, are continually opening newer and broader fields for manufacturing, research and development, design and merchandising. Burlington Industries, a young organization, which had its beginnings in North Carolina only 34 years ago, is today the world's leading textile concern. Because of its broad diversification, Burlington offers to the young man or woman seeking a career in textiles truly unlimited opportunities in every phase of the textile field. a unit ofBurrell Motor ompany, Inc. SALES and SERVICE HEADQUARTERS FOR "O. K." USED CARS AND TRUCKS —24 Hour Wrecker Service— PHONE 123 FRANKLIN, N. C. "It Pleases Us To Please You" More than ever THE STANDARD for THE AMERICAN ROAD Conley Motor Company SALES Authorized Dealer For Goodrich Goodyear Tires and Shell Products GENERAL REPAIRING SERVICE Factory Trained Mechanics Genuine FORD Parts A-l USED CARS 24 Hour Wrecker Service —Day and Night— FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINACOMPLIMENTS OF T. W. "Dutch” Kindley "The Best to the Seniors of '57" PRODUCING POWER FOR PROGRESS IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA Nantahala Power and Light Company lPuritan Chemical Company 916 Ashby Street, N. W. Phone: Trinity 2-0721 ATLANTA, GEORGIA Manufacturers of CLEANING, SANITATION AND MAINTENANCE CHEMICALS SINCE 1920 H. "SKE" BONISKE North Carolina Sales Representative Southern Dairies, Inc. Distributors of: SEALTEST ICE CREAM and MILK "You can whip our cream but you can't beat our milk" Nantahala Creamery COMPLIMENTS OF Van Raalte Company Belk”s Department Store "Home of Better Values" ickgraf hqrdujood comppnvjnc. Phone 134 -r FRflnKLin. tlORTH CRROLIMI —COURSES of STUDY— WOMEN: Medical Secretarial; Executive Secretarial; Legal Secretarial; Complete Business. MEN: Accounting and Office Machines; Higher Accounting and Business Administration; Motor Traffic Management IVrite For Our New Catalog Business College management school 126 College Street Asheville, N. C TRAINING ’ A ll I k A k k II ' COMPLIMENTS OF Teague’s Cannery COMPLIMENTS OF Ray and Welch Super Market PALMER STREET FRANKLIN, N. C.Best of Luck to Class of '57 DOWNS DOWDLE DRYMAN'S Men's and Boy's Shop Feeds - Seeds - Fertilizers Phone 226 FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA —-— Compliments of the Compliments of WAYAH AGENCY INSURANCE GENERAL BAKING CO. Morgan Shotley, Manager FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA HENDERSONVILLE, N. C. — — —, To the Seniors of '57 JOHN SEXTON CO. from National Wholesale Grocers MACON P. 0. Box 4124 COUNTY SUPPLY Federal Annex ATLANTA 2, GEORGIA Compliments of REEVES HARDWARE THE TWINS SHOP COMPANY "Everything Ladies Wear" —Building Materials— Main Street Phone 113 FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA  Compliments of Compliments of CAROLINA PHARMACY WALGREEN AGENCY LEE'S AMOCO SERVICE East Franklin Highways 23-28-64 Phone 677 Phone 84 FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of NANTAHALA OIL CO. HOUSTON'S ESSO SERVICENTER Complete Auto Servicentcr Distributors of: ACCESSORIES AMOCO PRODUCTS Harrison Ave. Phone 9114 Phone 696 FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of Compliments of SUNSET DRIVE-IN J. B. PENDERGRASS L. E. ENGLISH FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of CASE— Mall Chain Sow Form Machinery S L 5c 10c STORE NEW IDEA HARRY PATTON CUSTOM-MADE FURNITURE West Main FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of PEARL'S BEAUTY SHOP Main Street FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Best Wishes Compliments of CAGLE'S CAFE JAMISON'S 5 10 Palmer Street Palmer Street FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Congratulations to Class of '57 Best Wishes MACON COUNTY To the Class of '57 SHERIFF'S DEPT. ANGEL'S MEMORIAL J. HARRY THOMAS, Sheriff Compliments of - - Compliments of PERRY'S DRUG STORE FRANKLIN 5 10 "Meet Your Friends After School" FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA1 1 Compliments of YOUR BOWERS STORE "It's Smart To Be Thrifty" Compliments of SOSSMAN'S FURNITURE CO. "Everything For Your Home" "For gifts you con give with pride Let your jeweler be your guide." JAMISON JEWELERS Phone 320 All Repairing Fully Guaranteed Compliments of STILES AMOCO SERVICE Phone 1 FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA — Compliments of BROWN CARSON Feeds - Groceries Seeds - Fertilizers Phone 297 FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of DR. J. L HILL, JR. OPTOMETRIST Compliments of FRANKLIN HARDWARE CO. "The One-Stop Store" PHONE 117 Compliments of THE FASHION SHOP Main Street FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINACompliments of Compliments of WESTERN AUTO ASSOCIATE STORE DR. GEORGE McSWEEN PHONE 169 CHIROPRACTOR Best Wishes Compliments of BRUCE PALMER FEED COMPANY WEST FLORIST PRODUCER OF QUALITY "Say It With Flowers" Hatching Eggs Phone 234-J Swift Feeds FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of THE FRANKLIN PRESS 'Your Home County Newspaper" Wishing You A Successful Future HORSLEY'S RESTAURANT Compliments of E. S. PURDOM CO. DIXIE GRILL CUSTOM MADE FURNITURE SERVING GOOD FOODS Woyoh Road Since 1937 FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINACompliments of Compliments of FRANKLIN LAUNDRY DRY CLEANERS A FRIEND FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA 1‘ranklin School Librar . — Best Wishes Best To Class of '57 THE NORMANDIE BROOKSHIRE'S "FINE FOOD" BARBER SHOP FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of MACON BARGAIN STORE MORGAN'S CAFE Compliments THE SENIOR CLASS FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA OF 1957Compliments of FRANKLIN FROZEN FOODS Best Wishes MACON INSURANCE COMPANY FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of Compliments of MACON CARPENTER VINSON WILLY'S-STUDEBAKER PRODUCE COMPANY COMPANY Fresh Vegetobles Poultry and Seafoods SALES ond SERVICE Phone 4016 Phone 32 DILLARD, GEORGIA FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Edward Carpenter John T. VinsonCompliments of Compliments of DIXIE HOME STORE ASHEVILLE SHOWCASE FIXTURE COMPANY "True Southern Hospitality Is FOOD SERVICE Our Rule For Courtesy" EQUIPMENT SUPPLIES • — Best Wishes Compliments of To the Class of '57 THE GAS ISLAND WILEY CLARK Constructor FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINAr ■ Compliments of DOWDLE WHOLESALE COMPANY "Distributor of Full Cream Flour" FRANKLIN, N. C. Best Wishes INDIAN MOUND SERVICE STATION KENNETH NEAL, Operator Complete Auto Service Tubeless Tire Service Accessories PHONE 9119 Compliments of Compliments of THE FRANKLIN ENLOE FARM "Carolina's Finest TRACTOR CO. Mountain Motel" FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Best Wishes Compliments of PEARCE-YOUNG-ANGEL SHEET METAL WORKS COMPANY West Moin WHOLESALE FOODS Fresh - Frozen - Canned - Dried FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Service Wholesalers ASHEVILLE, N. C. Compliments of MACON MOTOR CO. FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA Compliments of ANGEL'S DRUG STORE "The Rcxoll Store" PHONE 119Compliments of MACON THEATRE "For Best In Movie Theatre" Compliments of FARMER'S FEDERATION CO-OPERATIVE FRANKLIN WAREHOUSE DR. FURMAN ANGEL Compliments CLASS OF '57 Compliments of FRANKLIN DISTRIBUTORS FRANKLIN, NORTH CAROLINA AutographsAutographsAutographs fcantfin. .Y ; rar SrKool r.fKfrwnVHn School Lthrar V - P-wmimiiu J


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