Gem Consolidated School - Gems Yearbook (Colby, KS)

 - Class of 1957

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DEDICATICDN E, SX Sf X Q .M--L-L..A..,,......4-,.-f vu-aw i il 4 'K if A We, the Seniors of 1957, dedicate the 1957 edition of Gems' Gem to Mr. John F. Bond, who has so will- ingly kept our school one of the cleanest and neatest in the state of Kansas for the past 27 years. AIIMINISTHATIUN . . I Af A gig: n 5 . K l ' r Qw ,fQ'nv' f :U - 'ral , ,J S SUPERINTENDENT Q '11, CHA RLES L, BRA DY Compliments Of THE THOMAS COUNTY NATIONAL BANK RAY FLANAGIN, LON SOWERS, C. ERNEST ZIEGEL MEIER BOARD OF EDUCATION FACULTY 'Z CHARLES L BRADY Supe ntendent Vx U SELBY B S Northwest ltlo State lylathen-laucs College ot Ld Cwllege B 5 Cvlilallfbrlfla A and lxl IN X C0l0!'dd0 SVU? lkl E Phllllps Unlverslty BRETA TREAT 7th 8: Sth Grade B A Ottavsa Unxverslty MARCARET SADDLER Engllsh B S Northwest Mo State Attended Austro Amerxcan GEORGE M PATTERSON Sc1ence B S Fort Hays State College rf,-5? CLARA SOLDERS Sth 8: 6th Grade Fort Hays State College Conservatory Salsbury AUSLFIB '-'1 S"'3fl'll 'Ol o-1 LCUDELLA CURTISS 3rd 81 4th Grade "" Emporia, Fort Hays State N6 Sponsored by THE HESS LUIVIBER COMPANY MARY RUMMEL lst 8: Znd Grade Emporia State 3 SENIIIHS QPF' 'ET SENIORS DAVID ADDISON MILLER Basketball 1 2 'S 4 Volleyball 1 2 3 4 Track 3 4 Baseball 1 Annual Staff 4 School Paper 3 Three Act Plays 3 4 One Act Plays 3 Vrce Presldent 1 2 4 RONALD ROY HIGERD Basketball 1 2 3 4 Volleyball 1 2 3 4 Track 3 4 Baseball 1 Annual Staff 4 School Paper 3 Three Act Plays 2 3 4 One Act Plays 1 3 Presrdentl 2 3 4 Glee Club 1 4 Band 1 2 3 4 Pep Band 3 4 Comphments of me-""' FARMERS RL MERCHANTS STATI: BANK WARD JON MUNKRES Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4 Volleyball 1, 2, 3, 4 Track 3, 4 Baseball 1 Annual Staff 4 School Paper 3 Three Act Plays 3, 4 VICC Presldent 3 Secretary Treasurer 4 CLASS PRGPHECY On May '30 of the year 1967 I was makrng a Grand Tour ofthe Unrted States Canada and Mexrco When l got on the Jet Arrlrner rn Chrcago I prcked up a newspaper and on the way to New York I saw a brg full page advertrsement wrth the name Rons Casrno I drdn t thrnk much about rt at frrst but just as I turned the page a prcture happened to catch my eye I knew the face but couldn t call the name Then I recognrzed rt rt was my old schoolmate Ronald Hrgerd whom I had graduated wrth at Gem Kansas rn 1957 When I arrrvecl rn New York I looked up Rons address and found that he owned property on Wall Street I had a cab take me to hrs place and as luck would have rr he was home and wasn t going to be busy that evenrng so we went to the Stork Club and had drnner As we were eatrng I asked hrm how he had acqurred so much and he told me that he owned twenty per cent of the stock rn General Motors and the rest of rt had been acqurred by playrng the After I left New York I went to M1am1 vra TWA and about one hour out of New York the prlot came back rnto the plane cabrn to vrsrt wrth the passengers When I saw the prlot I was astonrshed to see another of my 57 classmates Ward Munkres After he had addressed the passengers he came and sat rn the vacant seat next to me and I started to talk about Gem and he sard he drdn t know me Then when he found out who I was we had qurte a long talk about our school days rn Gem and the mrschref we got rnto whrle we were there Ward asked me where I was gorng and I told hrm that I was gorng to M1am1 for a week or so then to Mexrco Crty to see the bullfrghts and the other artractrons that mrght be there As I was on my way back home I came through Western Kansas to see Mr Selby who had been our sponsor back rn 1957 I found hrm lrvrng as a reured farmer and teacher 1n a mansron whrch he had burlt from hrs prosperous farmlng 1n NO MAN S LAND QI know I worked there one summer J After my v1s1t w1th Mr Selby, I returned to my home rn Denver and my Job of reparrrng televrsron sets whrch brought rn enough for me to make a meager lrvmg on ' 7 7 ' , I I 7 I 1 ' . . 1 . ' . . . , . , . horses, and from the "Casino". . . I I ' . . . Y ' I . : CLASS WILL We the Senrors of 1957 of the crty of Gem County of Thomas and the State of Kansas berng of sound m1nd UQ and memory hereby make thts our last wrll and testament to the crtrzens of Gem To the Junrors we leave our beat up row of desks the pencrl stubs and whatever else we happen leave rn the desks To the Sophomore boys we leave all of our pranks that backfrred fand workedj Davtd wrlls hrs abrlrty to get along wrth the teachers and school board to everyone that rs rnterested To the Freshmen we leave our ab1l1ty to wrthstand the srlence of the studyhall for three more years I WARD MUNKRES leave my ab1l1ty to laugh to Katherrne who never laughs To John I leave I RONALD HIGERD leave all of my old grrl frrends to Joe who I hope wrll have better luck and be treated much better than I was treated To Rosy I leave the Job of carryrng the addrng machine back to the offrce from the bookkeeplng class rn her Senror year I DAVID MILLER leave my abrlrty to go down a flight of starrs rn three steps to the freshmen grrls so that they mlght get to the lunch room qurcker To Katherrne I leave my strlngy harr Maybe she can do somethrng wrth rt Srgned thrs seventeenth day of May rn the year of our Lord nmeteen hundred flfty seven Stgned 'WWQZ 08:1-raid. ' . , - ' . to D ' . . . . . all of my cigar butts that haven't become stale. Q I I I I I 1 I , V. . . ' , . . . . . . . . . . . I O HNIIEHHASSMEN 'ii' r I H JUNICDR CLASS Yi, 5. Px Robert Dav1s K 107' a gate therln Yxux e Tre SOPHOMORE CLASS az 'X it Kenneth Souders Betty Haremza Rosa Lea Tra11 John Flanagm X, 1 Gary Saddler Delbert Graham Larry Hlgerd tteb nf S , . 7 i S . :ff I ' ' i if N fi: ff! 3 aa ' . W A I. ' . f I n ' 1 , t FRESHMAN CLASS W sr 'Z' 1:1 S"1,,, I' 11 4 7 'A' 4- F Margaret Zxegelmeler Q I Lmda warner ff s 45 ef'-7 dill if JL.: S. Loretta Hxgerd Complxnuents of Earl Treat NORTHRUP PLUMBING COMPAINY 8: COX PRODUCE Gary Graham - jfllifix K Lil, . ji ' 2-, I V 1 A C Al 5 '41 ' -'a ' ,. ' D j - Y A g ' 7, " I ' ' .- -nw :W - . "E, - 3 tw.-.L"' - I Q Iv, ., up - , -5 . ,'-'- ' N ff :Y " .1 'I -.1,l",-' ' Y -' A. 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'vnu- Dav1d Traxl Carol Saddler John Welshaar Duane Knudson 'S' 2' 215 'J' QWE51' Carolyn Carmen J1mmy Saddler J F Reed if 'E' Ah' A FIFTH ,- iii N-vw' -5' SIXTH GRADES ma rry Crane Juday Haremza Eugene Houston Bllly Graham Best Wxshes BARKER MOTOR COMPANY """ Sf' tl!" N1-v HARDMAN LUMBER COMPANY Sandra Traml IXLBTIE Johnston B1l1y Barnett Evelyn Jensen www!! is--' v Y ,J 5' ,U AK f ive dm? 5 1 v 'N 1 flyllwzqv X gi 'iq 1, lvyj Donald Crane Chrlstzne Benda Rlchard Else Carlos Saddler Sandra Bremenkamp Dorothy Flanagm JIITIYHY Patterson Beth Treat Sandra Ne111 T3 21 M . 1 ' 9 L A J " Q 71, , . .- r La ' , A . . " ' f ffig 5 Fh 5 - . rw -- - . - -4 it J ,- ' fi O 1. ' a . Jia A ., is e , ,' grit" , W t." 1 V 'Q .42 '.V, 1 . r' , fx .pf ' . , E ' ' Q ,.. 3 L , .5 Al ' -- f, ' ' .-L. "3 V59 'O ' if F545 'E vt -" -1 ' 'E 1- " I . 1 A W Hixt . A li-it-1-1 E 3-ix vi l--, if ll t, ni N X 5, f vyv. 335.-J, ,V --2, ,,'Q.-- "Q . 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'5 ' t-1 'f' " int ' fl r T aggafi T ' CONCERT BAND r IN J 3515-A A M, Patty Sowers Loretta Hlgerd Fred Bourqurn Larry Hrgerd Beth Treat Evelyn Jensen Katherme meter CarolNe1lI Ronald Hlgerd Dav1dTra11 J1mmySaddler Margaret baddler Dlrector Bobby Davrs Brlly Graham Car1Z1egelme1er Duane Knudson Lrnda Warner Carol Saddler J F Reed COOKS Nola Bond Margery Trarl 'e rf? S 42 7' eg 3 r ' S 6 'D fy -. i 23 ' : f ' Q 3 - .M g!! yu, , v K 5 nv x x ,A V 6, ,H I . I az- , Treat, Eugene Houston, Rita Saddler, Rosa Lea Trail, Billy Barnett, Gary Saddler, Margaret Ziegel- Phils IG.-X Colhy Locker lNllll'Plly'S Cafe Safeway Store I. lxl. McDonald Ricl1ard's Cafe Pyramid Service Blakesley Hotel Careful Cleaners Colby Free Press Raney Drug Store Lowis Drug Store Dean Radio and TV Chief Oil Company Ben Franklin Store P I. L, Jenson, M. D. 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