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As Our years llufald
Oh! who is that getting out of that 1968 Pontiac?
It's Philip Hood. I guess he traded that Pontiac he had
in High School for it.
Erma Thain is now teaching music in California
while herhusband, Glenn, is selling oil field equipment.
Lowe r the gang plank, folks. Do you see who I
see? .... none other than our own Claro Grantham
who is now in the United States Marine Corps.
Lac ey Edwards and Glenn Joyner are two of the
most successful farmers of our day. I've heard they
had to build larger barns this year, and they are buy-
ing n e w machinery. What they learned in FFA must
have been worth a lot.
Say,what's this? Buy your tickets for the wrest-
ling match tonight. Marjorie Westbrook defends he r
championship title . Well, all I can say, it should be
Ray Westbrook is the fellow to call when you need
tohave the sink unstopped. I understand he is a first-
Mary John Best, as you know, attended E. C. She
liked it so well that she is now on the faculty the re.
Extra! Extra! Extra! Read all about it. Up-to-the
minute interesting new s written by none other than
Becky Jones, news reporter for THE NEW YORK TIMES.
Joyce Edwards is now running a nursing home .
She is s o kind and good to all of her patients. Who
knows, perhaps some millionaire from Grantham may
will her a fortune some day.
Granthamis really proud of Shelton Williams. He
is a Ge ne ral in the Air Force. They will have a big
parade which will cover from Grantham to Mount Olive.
L e l a Fay Britt made the headlines on the Sports
page when the New York Giants won the pennant. You
know she is the manager of the team. Her manager
hop e s she will retire in the future and manage their
own five players.
If any of you fellows and girls go sailing on the sea
of matrimony on your honeymoon, how about dropping
into see Betty Lou Britt in Florida? 'I understand she
has quite a fleet of yachts.
Bobby Williams ha s b e e n looking around for an
office to hang his shingle on. You know he is a dentist
now. "Hold on to the chair, patients, please."
If you have been reading the newspaper, you know
that one of the top scientists of the day is nous other
than Marceline Tucker. They say she is awizard and
can split an atom to the n-th degree.
J. L. Weaveris doing quite well for in his
hardware s to r e in Mount Olive. He says the wonien
don't buy rolling pins any more, but to tell the new
brides he has another supply of can openers.
Jerry Weaver has finally gotten on television as a
comedian. There was nevera dull moment at school as
long as Jerry was around.
Too bad Myrtle Ann Laws and E rline Head got
married and quit their jobs as dime store workers.
I looked around as a young nurse appeared. It
was Dora Lee Thornton. Afte r working toward her
goal, she finally became a nurse.
Melba Rhodes just told me she likes her job. She
is private secretary for the president of PATTER.SON'S
DIME STORE in Jacksonville.
Agnes Britt tells me that she is spending a few
days with herparents before she returns to Paris. She
and he r husband live in a big mansion, complete with
H e r e c om e s Pat Blackman driving up in a new
Cadillac. Her husband owns an automobile agency, so
I guess she will have a car now when she wants to go.
Billy Stevens has just come in. Since he is a doc-
tor, he ne ve r knows when he can get away from the
Billy Ray Howell owns a clothing store in New
York. He specializes in suits for fat men, since he
has gained a few pounds.
John William Taylor is now in Hollywood, Cali-
fornia. Since he has taken Elvis's place, it keeps him
YI see Gorden Joyner has become a patrolman. He
works in the big city of Mount Olive. When he is not
on his trips chasing Betty Lou and her boy companion
for speeding, he is sleeping.
Ann Summerlin won the most blue ribbons at the
fair thi s year. She is a wonderful homemaker. No
wonder her husband is putting on weight.
Say,whois that smiling nurse coming out of room
209 in Duke Hospital? Annie Ruth Massey, of course.
Who wouldn't get sick just to have her hold his hand.
April's issue of CHARM reallydisappearedfrom
the newsstand,butno wonder. Our own Violet Bryan's
face smiled prettily on the cover wearing a new Easter
bonnet. She really is a lovely model.
My, that new filling station that Landis Neal is
building is 'r e ally terrific. Some people wonder how
h e do e s so well, but I would like to know if his con-
science hurts himwhenhe sells three quarts of gas for
I saw Dorothy Price on television the other night.
She looks happy since She has become a famous pianist.
Go rdon B e s t is spending a few days with his
mother before returning to Wake Forest, where he is
a professor. He was always thought of as a professor
Attention! All boys who are planning to join the
Air Fo rc e please see General James Weaver for all
information needed to join.
Gone to join her husband overseas is Joyce Herr-
ing. I hear she has a real good job as secretary for
one of the Generals,
Sheila McGarr's latest poem, "The Life of Joe,"
has been accepted by her mother with honor.
Lena Ruth Britt who has completed her Home Ec-
onomics cou r s e at E. C. is now happily practicing,
instead of teaching.
Charles Martin, recently named "Playboy of the
Year,"is now sweeping floors for Carolina Theater in
,Q G. A. Spainand Merrell Sasser, now serving in U.
S. Marines Corp s , tell us that they have at least one
girl in every state.
Marvin Weaver and William Goode now own the
WEAVER AND GOODE VAN LINES.
J. A. Wilkins is serving his country as a jet pilot
in the U.S. Air Fo rc e . We do hope his wife is happy
since she is out of the state with her husband.
Betty Faye Jernigan has recently resigned from
her fo rme r position to become private secretary of
our newly elected president Don Keene.
We understand, Gordon Harrell has just completed
his first tour around the moon. We do hope he enjoyed
I he a r that Annette Stevens is doing all right as
an Airline Hostess. We hear that one out of a hundred
usually marries a millionaire.
Lela Faye Britt
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juniar 611155 0 ficcrs
Charles Weaver Betty Thigpen Bill Jinnette Carroll Ingram
President Vice-President Secretary-Treasurer Reporter
Our high school days began in the fall of 1955. Our freshman officers were as follows: Presi-
dent, Bill Jinne tteg Vice-President, Annette Britt, and Secretary-Treasurer, Alice Strickland.
Our party that year was at Herman Park.
The next fall found us sophomores. Our officers that year were as follows: President, Jerry
Wadsworthg Vice-President, Dwight Lawsg Secretary-Treasurer, Betty Thigpeng and Reporter,
Tommy Mozingo. Our party was again at Herman Park.
Anotheryear rolled around and we came back to be the new junior class at Grantham. Our junior
play was a comedy entitled, "Hillbilly Weddin' " with D. J. Robinson as the sponsor.
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