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Page 8 text:
T E IDICAVUNE PT FF
The above picTure represenTs The EdiTorial STaTT OT The Picayune. This group has
acTed in advisory capaciTy on maTTers oT policy, since The regular sTaTT was so large
as To be diTTiculT To geT TogeTher. The EdiTorial STaTT se-lecTed The cover maTerial and
design and has agreed on various changes in The book. The members have had The
responsibiliTy oT some wriTing and re-wriTing oT copy. EdiTorialisTs are, leTT To righT:
Dale Ferrell, CharloTTe Russell, Co-EdiTor, Miss l-lull, Advisor, Julia PeTry, Co-EdiTor,
Alice Campbell, l-lelen l-less, Bob GaTrell.
We wish in This place To give special crediTs and Thanks. CrediTs To The re-wriTe
arTisTs, Lee RaTesberger, CharloTTe Russell, Julia PeTry, RuTh Ann Egnewq To The
Prophecy commiTTee, MargareT PeTers, Barbara Mayhew, Phyllis Sills, Bob Quacken-
bush, ArT Hughes, Tor a clever execuTion oT Their idea: To The Calendar makers, Peggy
Ingram, Elaine EllioTT, Peggy Musk--well done: Tor SporTs wriTe-up, Bob Jackson,
Charles Hopkins-an arduous Task: To The ArT STaTT, Jane LiTTick TJ. G. and houre
glassesl, Barbara Mayhew lp. 23l, BeTTy Colins lp. 7l, Marilyn Griner lp. 3l.
l-learTTelT Thanks: To Mr. WhiTehouse and his TypisTs, To The oTTice Tor iTs encour-
agemenT, and, Trom The advisor, To The enTire sTaTT, appreciaTion Tor individual and
cooperaTive eTTorTs ThroughouT The year.
P05994 The 19.47 Pfzcayzme
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THE cmss or 1947
Remember . . . +he fun we had on our hayride . . . Rolling along on counfry roads,
singing and merrily ealing our lunches . . . Tacky Day when every one go'r our his
blue jeans and plaidTshir+, and lhe picnic aflerwards , . . The very special Dignily
Day when we all donned our besl bib and fucker. and looked down on all underclass-
men . . . D.A.R. award'winnerQi'lnez Bloyd . . . The sludious A. York . . . l. Bloyd
. . . J. Pelry. The presidenf si our class, Charles l-lopkins, who was elecled lhree dif-
ferenf years 'ro hold lhis imporlanlf iob . . . The Vice-President Charles Peferson, who
was ill, buf here in spirir and well wishing . . . The Secrefary, Bill l-lenk, and lhe Treas-
urer, Byron Hedgecock . . . Senior advisors, Miss Hull and lvlr. Whilehouse, who
wenl our of 'rheir way lo help us in every+hing . . . Remember?
The 1947 Picayune Page 3
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DAYING FOIQ T E DICAVU E
Many oT The sTudenTs here aT John Greer have been won-
dering aloouT The way in which The Picayune inTends To pay
Tor iTseIT. There are abouT Three answers To Their quesTion:
The carnival which was given in The gymnasium aT The TirsT
OT The year, The Donkey BaskeTbaII Game, and The Picayune
The carnival, as The John Greer sTudenTs remember, was
one oT The rnosT successful evenTs oT The year. The evening's
program had been well-planned, and The Speech classes had
cooperaTed in The preparaTions To help make iT a Iong-remem-
bered occasion. There were several games, a marriage booTh,
The crowning OT The king and queen oT John Greer, a reTresh-
menT booTh, a side show, dancing, and a iiTTerbug conTesT.
In order To parTicipaTe in The games, wiTness The side show,
and voTe Tor candidaTes Tor The king and queen, TickeTs Tor
each evenT were sold aT Two cenTs each. In The mosT imporTanT
evenT oT The evening Gene Myers and Jean OTT were crowned
king and queen.
The Donkey BaskeTbaII game drew a capaciTy crowd, which
Tilled The gymnasium beTore The TirsT quarTer oT The game
was over. The John Greer Team played hosT To The veTerans oT
World War II and an exciTing as well as humorous game was
enioyed by everyone presenT.
The adverTising Tor The Picayune was soliciTed by Jack
Fisher, John Paul Leigh, and Roy Powley, These boys used
Their Tree periods To geT The adverTisemenTs Trom The local
The Picayune sales will also help Take in The needed money.
Only 200 year books had been ordered aT The beginning oT
The year, buT IOO more were ordered laTer so ThaT anyone who
wanTed one would noT be disappoinTed.
FIRST ROW: LiTTick, G-riner IArT STaTTl, PeTers, Hughes, Mayhew IProphecyj, RaTzesberger, Fisher IFinancej, Pugh ITypisTI.
SECOND ROW: Collins lArT-T, Jackson iSporTs, PicTuresT, Dawson fPicTuresl, Leigh lFinanceI, Musk lCaIendarl, Bridges fPicayune ArTicIr-T, Wallace
lAideSl, Suhre l5pOTllghTl.
THIRD ROW: Sills lProphecyl, B. Ingram ISaIesl, Dalrymple IFJ-I.A., Financel, Myers ISporTsI, P. Ingram ICaIendarT.
FOURTI-I ROW: EIIioTT lCalendarl, Egnew ISeniors, Re-wriTesT, Powley lAdverTising, Who's Whol, Ray ISpanish Clubl, Finley IBA:-ok Clubl, Kissack
The 1947 Picayune
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