Gainesville High School - Hurricane Yearbook (Gainesville, FL)

 - Class of 1951

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SElllllllS and SElIHEllllllES .rv ,, JOYCE CHARLENE WILSON "Jo" fxh' rntttee Arnbatncn, Beautxczan , Yi ,tif NOT PICTURED BETTY SUE ALVAREZ "Alvarez" Her frzendly smlle has won her many friends. Chorus l2' FHA lO DCT l2 Ambition' Cole e LEWIS DUNCAN Lou Aways on the go DCT Club ll l2 Ambmorm Forestry JAME' BROWNIE DUNN d r and ose eyes' Hu Y IO l I2 Speec Ats ll l2 Parlmamentary Procedure ll l2 Am bntxon Bridge Builder DEAN EVANS Peaches She says what she thmks Dancmg Club lO Study Club lO Home Room Secretary lO Ambutnon To re tyre at twenty hon Gxrs ABOVE MRS ISABEL BROWN Q ., tlwraklng wears out the bravn, l have no fear, Home Room Sec 8, ll Chorus llg Jr. Honor Soclety 8, 9 Llorarx Staff 8 GAA lOg Raven Club l2g DCT l2 V-Pres. l2, Music Club llg Pep Club 125 Prom Com- JEAN MCCAIN Graduated ln February. Entered Florida State Unwer sity in Tallahassee NIMROD WELLS Entered nn February l95l from Ketterlnnus Hugh School St Augustme Florida DCT Club l2 Ambl 145 Secretary T BELOW MRS NORMA ROBINSON Secretary 20 tt ll, , , . . l Q . . l ' . , . ' ' 1 ' , E ' 2 I ' ll. I Tall, ., lf, th , '. , 1 , 5 h r , 5 ' , . - ,gs - , , fi'-"EW, 3 je vw, ' . Fr 5 nf' 2 ' f g ", K 14 A 'ning' In

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,G- I. is- -N TT' ' ua., 19- W Q33 C? ,I . YP' 'iso " 1 ' D.. sie f" f - 71, :Q 3. .. ' - fs . Q., s. 41: ZX' .,,, -. -' 13. FUTURE jr 4 l ff X ,G fn' X S-'urs' V fir X . CHARLOTTE VERA THOMAS "Charlie" Like they always say-6 giggle H day keeps me in practice. Home Room President 7, 8, 9, Sec. ll, Basketball 9, IO, II, Track IO, II, Volleyball 9, IO, ll, Golf Il, Softball 9, IO, ll, FHA IO, ll, I2, Treas. I2, GAA IO, II, Sec. Il, Raven Club II, I2, Jr. Play Committee, Prom Committee, DCT I2, Sec. I2, Dancing Club IO, Annual II, I2, Editor I2, Ambition: Physical Education Teacher. JEAN GAY THOMPSON "Blondie" Venus had nothing on this girl! Home Room V-Pres. IO, Tri-Hi-Y IO, II, I2, Treas, II, Pep Club IO, II, I2, Music Club II, GAA IO, Sr. Girls' Club IO, Prom Committee, Sr. Play Committee, Jr. Play Com- mittee, Cheerleading IO, ll, I2, Basketball IO, ll, I2, Track IO, ll, I2, G Club IO, II. Ambition: Model. MARY ADELAIDE THOMPSON 2 Sweet, 2 Be, 4 Gotten. Entered in September, I950, from St. Monrue, Virginia. Chorus IZ. Am- bition: Travel all over the world. GONTO THORPE A harder worker is hard to find, Treasurer FFA 9, IO, Stage Manager IO, Il, Vice-President Honor So- ciety il, President Spanish Club I2, Student Council I2. Ambition: College. WILLIAM FURMAN WALLACE "Gari" Don't ask Webster, ask me. Jr. Literary Society 8, 9, Jr. Honor Society 8, 9, Jr. Spanish Club Il, Sgt.-at- arms II, Los Sombreros Altos ll, I2, Sec. I2, Sr. Honor Society II, I2, Raven Club Il, I2, Pres. I2, Ambition: College. CALVIN WEEKS "Cal" Casanova had his day, until l cut ln. Football "B" squad IO, Baseball II, Touch Football IO, Il, Study Club II. Ambition: Undecided. WILLIAM MURPHY WELDON, JR. "Billy" My objections to school are teachers and books. Jr. Play Committee, Sr. Play Committee, Prom Commit- tee. Ambition: Electrical Enoineer. WILLIAM DeBERRY WESEMAN "BilIy" Go is just my cruising speed. Entered I949 from P. K. Yonge. Los Sombreros Altos II, I2, Pres. I2, Jr. Spanish Club II. Ambition: To go back to P. K. Yonge. WILLIAM EMERSON WHITNEY "Bill" A lot can be said for him, and a lot is said by him. Entered April, I947, from Chicago, Illinois. Band 9, IO, II, I2, Chorus ll, I2, Jr. Spanish Club Il, Sgtfat-arms II, Dramatics Club II, Theory and Har- mony Club, Music Club, Sgt.-at-arms. Ambition: Mu- siclan BARBARA ANN WILSON "Baba" A kind of grace admired by all. Home Room Treas. IO, II, V-Pres. Jr. Class, Basketball 9, Cheerleader SEIIIIIIIS ,, -L . Q .X x L, i. V J ' fi W., .c N i i A qv' I Q-' ,' 2... , I' 'MJ f .,, I - fl y ' 'L ' 5 is 'pix X - i ,. Q'- lf' . C- ' i . 'PQ iz, Track 9, IO, Volleyball 9, IO, ll, l2, speech Mg Arts II, I2, Raven Club II, I2, Treas. II, Jr. Honor Society 9, Library Staff 9, IO, I I, I2, Annual Staff 9, II, Prom Committee, Journalism Club 9, IO. Am- bition: College of Business Administration. X

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X HlS1lll1U O Lets take a stroll down Memory Lane R member In 1945 when we zoomed unto the flrst year at G H S 7 Wasn t at fun actmg as nf we were grown up? Most of us felt bug but looked small at G H S an the seventh grade The fall semester rolled around agam and the eighth grade proved to be one of dashmg at the clang of the bell to our next class Our twelve smart stu dents who were elected to the Junnor Honor Society were Elarne Arthur Betty Jo Brabham Nadine Cobb Pattn Mathews Lenora Penmsn Maree Rodgers Ann Peters Joyce Wilson Barbara Shea Leona Starling Furman Wallace and Barbara Wnlson Betty Jo Brab ham won the D A R award and Charlotte Thomas and George Smuth were guven the cntuzenshlp awards Then there was the tame when our magorettes were fnrst elected We were really proud of Dara and Edwuna as they strutted across the fneld for theur fsrst tnme Follownng an theur footsteps were Blanche Sco fleld Jean Allen and Earlene Phnllups Remember how the gurls nn Home Ec would make everybody hungry when they cooked one of thenr tempting meals? Few wnll forget the tradntnonal Sophomore pucnuc at Magnesla Springs Fun wasnt lt7 The pranks we played on those standing so-o-o close to the pool' Remember when we took those Bnology field trups to the Unnverslty the water plant and the Devll s Mull Hopper? The Idea of course was to study biology but well most of us qot sidetracked Our gunuor year was a happy one wnth our goal nearer In sught One of the mann hnghllghts of that year was the successful Junior Play Many of farthful juniors worked almost day and mght to on Dangerous Nan McGrew Remember the we had workung on the decoratuons for the prom OUI' Ll UI1 an banquet? How the sensors talked about the deep sea theme and the floor show at the prom' The junlors who had compuled an average of mnety In theur soph omore and jumor years and were outstanding IH char acter servlce leadershnp and scholarshup were elected to the Sensor Honor Socuety The Comet staff really worked hard to ednt those few sssues of our newspaper but they were well worth therr time and effort 1950 ourselves seniors The annual staff began work early to put out the 1951 Hurrucane Band and chorus gave a wonderful concert whnch really showed what fune musuc talent we have un GH S Well we en yoyed goung to the football games anyway' Memorles of the 50 Homecommg football game stnll lrnger the Alumnu Banquet and bonfire pep rallues decorations floats parade and last but not least the bug game Barbara Anne Wnlson and Orion Davis made a wonderful kung and queen to reign over the Homecommg Kid day brought us back agam to our chuldhood days where most of us lost our dlgmty only to regaln the grown up look for our graduation 1951 brought the best year of our school lrfe' As we fnnlsh our stroll we remember all the happy times that we the class of 1951 have had at G H S and we cherush the precuous memories of our Alma'Mater Q31 x X fllll- XX , ' l K I I ll lf' e, . . . . D t - ' ' 11 '11 f , ' , , A I 1951 meant progress because most of us could call I I I 21 I

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