Hoopeston High School - Picayune Yearbook (Hoopeston, IL)

 - Class of 1947

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Page 9 text:

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 sales. 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 sTores. 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 fPicTuresI. The 1947 Picayune Page 5

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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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' MEMQIQY LA E WhaT an excellenT Theme Tor your Picayune as in iT you presenT The hisTory oT John Greer High School Tor This, your senior year. You will Tind ThaT The real value of your yearboolc is noT alone in iTs appeal To you aT The presenT Time louT in whaT iT will mean To you Ten or TwenTy years hence when you Travel along The fvlemory Lane oT iTs pages, recalling old days and old Triends. Then The Hgood old days" will come baclc To you vividly, recalled by The snapshoTs, group picTures, and club acTiviTy records. Your own inTeresT and iniTiaTive have al- ready deTermined how proTiTable These Tour years have been. May all The memories of your years spenT aT John Greer be pleasanT ones. NELSON N. STORK, Suplr. FuTure generaT1ons will no doubT remember This as The ATomic Age. IT is our duTy and pleasure To Take The iniTiaTive in helping educaTe youTh Tor more eTTecTive living in This aTornic age. The elemenT U-235 and oTher Tissionable maTe- rial will soon be as common To This generaTion as radio has been To The pasT. We are also inTeresled in The Peace which we are helping To build in This ATomic World. More and beTTer educaTion For The masses will go a long way To solve our diTliculTy. l am sure John Greer High will Take iTs place along wiTh our oTher educaTional insTiTuTions and do iTs parT. BesT wishes and congraTulaTions To The class oT l947 and may your Trip down Memory Lane be a pleasanT one. JARED T. LYON. Principal Page 6 The 1947 Pzcayrzme

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