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Page 18 text:
On one of my tours throu h the country on the
Humming Bird Special headed for San rancisco California
I passed a theatre owned and operated by M and Mrs
Herman Samms It was very interesting for me to see as
Mrs Samms was one of my classmates
I was much surprised when the Humming Bird broke
down but it gave me a chance to look around The Special
was repaired very quickly by one of the country s best
mechanics Leonard Mattingly
While the train was being repaired it gave me the
time I needed to view the town As I was crossing the
street I was hit by a speeding automobile driven by Tony
Booth I was rushed to a nearby hospital where Miss Minnie
Cofer was head nurse After about an hours rest I was dis
charged by Dr Donnie McM1l1en
On my way from the hospital I stopped at a drugstore
a prescription named the cure for broken hearts which was
for Jack Dorsey who had quit his Job on account of a ner
vous breakdown caused by the fact that he couldn t find the
I decided to continue the rest of my trip by bus so
that I would have time enough to visit some of my old triends
I took a taxi across town to the Rose Bowl where Jimmy Doan
was playing football and his wife Peggy Boone Doan was
leading the cheering section As I started to sit down I
recognized another of my classmates Lillian Sweat who told
me that she was now a registered nurse and on private duty
I was getting hungry so I stopped in a large fashion
able cafe and Eddie Montgomery the head waiter showed me to
my seat He also directed me to the Boller Derby where Doro
thy Newman was performing an act on skates
The next day I decided to go home in Lebanon Junction
My bus was six hours late and I decided to go see Mrs Blon
dell Burxhead and family
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where Miss Naunerl McHargue was Phhrmacistr She was filling
Page 17 text:
On a sunny day 1n September 1n l938 a small band
of boys and g1rls began the1r flrst day 1n school There
were about th1rty four enrolled Our f1rst grade teacher
was M1ss Burns second grade M1ss Warren thxrd grade
M1ss Sharpe fourth grade Mrs G1lman f1fth grade M1ss
Baker s1xth grade Mrs Pennebaker seventh grade and
elghth grade sponsor Mr Johnston Then we were ready
to start Hlgh School
After hav1ng our system crammed full of read1n
r1t1n and r1thmet1c we t1m1dly crept up the stalrs
to our Freshmen year In our Freshmen year we had twenty
s1x enrolled w1th Mr Flem1ng as our sponsor For our
chapel program we had a qulz program Then we managed to
cl1mb another step to our Sophomore year
We started 1n our Sophomore year w1th Mrs Wxse as
our sponsor Here were gett1ng used to Algebra after tak
a weddlng The br1de was Elxzabeth Jackson and the groom
was Leonard Mattlngly
We entered our Junxor year w1th Mrs Thompson as
our sponsor ready to tackle geometry We had our JUn10r
Play My Mother In Law Aprll 1 wh1ch was a b1g success
Then followed the Jr S Banquet wh1ch we gave the Sen
1ors w1th our play proceeds Now we are ready to come to
our last step wh1ch 18 more 1mportant than any that 1S
our Senlor year
When we walked 1nto our classroom th1s year as SOPh1S
t1cated Sen1ors we were glad to th1nk that we had cl1mbed
up the steep steps to our last year W1th the help of our
parents and Mr and Mrs J O Ward we have come th1s far
We hope th SCHIOTS to follow w1ll enjoy the1r Hlgh School
days as much as we have We also hope to take a Senxors
tr1p at the end of school but we haven t yet dec1ded where
As Senlors of l950 we want to say that we appreclate
everyth1ng that Mr and Mrs Ward have done for us th1s
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W the SCDIOYS of 1950 be1ng of sound m1nds and fa1l1ng
memor1es for hlstory dates do bequeath 1n the fo11ow1ng manner
the follow1ng persons these thlngs
I Sara Shane leave my ab1l1ty to work mn the theatre to
Bettye Gayle Brady
I Geneva Ryan leave my qu1et ways to Loulse Shuff1tt
I Dorothy Newman leave my sew1ng ab1l1ty to Della Waters
I Blondell Lane leave my ab1l1ty to marry young to any
one who wants to use lt
I Edd1e Montgomery leave my ab1l1ty to get to school on
t1me to Bob Plxe
I Jlmmy Doan leave my ab1l1ty to play basketball and
smooch on bus to Don Crady
I Naunerl McHargue leave my ab1l1ty t go w1th sold1ers
I Jack Dorsey leave my ab1l1ty to strut to B1l11e Crady
Leonard Mattlngly leave my ab1l1ty to grow tall and sl1m
to Bllly Cox
Peggy Boone leave my ab1l1ty to cheerlead to Peggy Major
I L1ll1an Sweat leave my ab1l1ty to go w1th Hlgh School
boys to Lula Grace Braden
I M1nn1e Cofer leave my ab1l1ty to pay attent1on 1n class
to Jane Hayden
I Don McM1llen leave my ab1l1ty to play football to the
team of 195C
I Tony Booth leave my bottle and ab1l1ty to get along w1th
teachers to Alan Plpes and Gordon Sweat
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