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Page 15 text:
Senior Class History
The summer of '41 had slipped bv when 36 green and frightened Freshmen
enrolled in the Galatia Community High School. Mr. Echols. the Principal,
went to work making them feel at home, so much at home, in fact, that others
expressed it as "thinking they owned the place."
In their first class meeting they elected Perry Maple. President: Albert
Trusgnaick, Vice-President: Betty Hoover, Secretary and Treasurer. Mrs.
Sullivan was chosen as Sponsor.
All but six registered the next year. They elected Edna Devine, Presidentg
Dale Bond, Vice-President, Loudean Vinson, Secretary: and Raymond jordan,
Treasurer. Miss Greshman was chosen as Sponsor. That year Mr. Echols was
replaced by Mr. Moody. the present Principal.
There were Z2 who enrolled for their third year of school. They elected
Perry Maple. President: Loudean Vinson. . Vice-President: Ruth Bond
Secretary: and Billy Tate, treasurer. Miss Skibinski was chosen as Sponsor.
The most memorable night of the year was the evening of the formal banquet
called "The Old Fashioned Garden" given for the graduating Seniors of '44.
Eighteen of the class decided to stick to school for one more year, the most
important of all. They re-elected Perry Maple. a third termer, presidentg Edna
Devine, Vice-President: Loudean Vinson, Secretary: and Dale Bond, Treasurer.
Mrs. Groves was asked to help as Sponsor.
The Senior girls initiated a Senior-Freshman tea party sponsored by the
Senior Class to welcome all Freshmen girls to Galatia Community High School.
From a beautifully appointed table at which Loudean Vinson and Betty Hoover
presided, tea and homie-made cakes were served to fifty girls and to the faculty.
Un leaving the guests thanked their Senior hostesses and Mrs. Groves sincerely.
The class was honored when 'Edna Devine, who had received the D.A.R.
Medal, was elected Queen of the Carnival, and Raymond Jordan was elected
Of the original group entering school together, Jesse Higgins, Eugene Tate,
Valjean Woolard, Vliillie Tate, Albert Trusgnaick, Timmy Williams, Tommy
Wfillianis. Clarence Choate, Lealan Vllilliams, and -lames Duffee have been called
for military service. -
One of the highest highlights this year was the dinner and dance with which
the juniors entertained the classy another just slightly less bright was Senior
Day spent at the Mt. Vernon park.
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Page 14 text:
SENIORS AVERGAGING 90 OR ABOVE FOR YEARS
' Billy Tate '
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