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The annual staff of 1947-8 had its usual year of work. The first
part of the year was given to the organizing of the "Galatian". Raising
the money to finance the book was no little piece of work.
Through the help and cooperation of teachers and students, the
staff gathered the material found herein.
Be-tty Perdue was elected staff editor with Frances Blackburn as
assistant. These, with fifteen other students from the Senior Class,
made up the annual staff. Every student had a special assignment. All
students and work were directed by Mrs. Throgmorton.
Complete staff membership-Perdue, Blackburn, R. Brown, Griffin,
Weir, Ray, Abney, Triplett, Mott, Richey, Fisher, Hedges, Cowgur,
Dunning, and Weaver.
The newspaper was sponsored by the Senior Class with Mrs. Throg-
morton as director. The newspaper staff edited a paper, The Bearcat
Journal, every six weeks. Ther editor of the paper was Jean Jones,
assisted by Hazel Hedges. The papers were run off on the mimeograph
machine and put together and stapled by the staff. The news was
gathered from all the different activities by the reporters of the staff.
The complete membership of the staff is as follows:
Jones, Hedges, Mott, Blackburn, Griffin, Cowgur, Richey, Weaver,
Rice, Perdue, Kent, Griffiths, R. Brown, Williams, Fisher, Weir, Abney,
Kielhorn, Ray, Dunning.
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The Senior Class sponsored a Tea Party for the Freshmen girls to
welcome them to the school and help them to get acquainted. It was on
October 3, 1947. Tea and home-made cookies were served by the Senior
hostesses. Entertainment was furnished by Betty Maple and Jean Jones.
The librarian's duty is to help students to find the books they
wish to read, the reference books needed and to take care of checking
out and checking books in when due. The librarians also have to see
that the books are in their correct places and that the right cards are
in the books. The first hour librarian adjusts the stamp, sorts magazines
Five minutes before the class period ends, the magazines are
collected and placed in the magazine rack in their correct groups. At
the end of each hour all encycliopedias are checked to see that they are
all in order, also the dictionaries.
The librarians for the year 1947-48 are as follows: Dorothy Devine,
Peggy Ross, Delores Thomas, Mary Lou Fletcher, Betty Thomas, Betty
Higgins, Mildred Braden, Marie Burlison, Betty Holt, Virginia Ross,
Anna Mae Tate, Joan Heflin, Margie Williams, Delores Irvin, Frances
Webber, and Charles Hankins.
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