Murrah High School - Resume Yearbook (Jackson, MS)

 - Class of 1979

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Wham Q 7, 'J VI' M4 SCAAQ, C1-XL,,ll JI 5p'QC'.!VVK9'rfYNdWlQ5 L1gfl1YYw 'UI-C21 ' LJ' I 'Q fl?-1i,U'P,Xl ' 'J 6- 9704 Oh, F155 .fMz4w4 fjchclsllj A464-A503 64054.-J CILQAQLB ai C61fo..e-,Adv 6-441 0'mf-.Cf C'6n?,QJ' dljmbtj UXQ 7 Oli G5 f,'Xc,L.,-Q . IUMA -'l74t,'l 'il' ,,Q,q,Q,s, qgcbin EBLCLU, 1101.1 Lff'X6bL.:-L V In 1978 960 students 61 faculty members 3 administrators 4 ofHce workers 6 custodians and 12 cafeteria workers arrived in 229 cars and I7 buses competed for space in 143 parking places 67 rooms 1122 lockers 980 auditorium seats 182 doorways and each one in some way proclaimed M H S: WE'RE STILL THE ONE! A recap of their special moments can be viewed in Volume 24 of the RESUME? Murrah High School Jackson, Mississippi 39202 Comin' alive when the band plays juniors get up and boogie down. f , , NX 1 ' A 5 1 X X , 'xx -rf , J , s i l XX, 'My left ear went out for the Erst time in 9 years.' 'Disco Infg,-H01 Senior spirit sees Curtis Hall go deaf at the Wingfield pep rally. M is for Murrah! Spectators at Jackson State's Which way to O.K. Corral?The horse freaky-deakies homecoming parade easily identify Charles Fields' at pep rallies, football games, and all other charitable band. functions. In the twenty-four years that Murrah has existed, numerous changes have occurred. Many types of people have come and gone, but they have left behind a continuing legacy of pride. Mur- rah Pride - that indomitable spirit that inspires each loyal Mustang to proclaim, We ie still the one! - in so many ways: painting MHS Jlfl on the water tower, screaming Roll Blue until you're hoarse at pep rallies, sweating the summer away at cheerleader, Miss, band, and football practice, buying all the royal blue crepe paper in town for homecoming, beaming with joy during the traditional Christ- mas Candlelight Concert, cap- turing the first place award at the State Mu Alpha Convention, and commemorating the birth- day of William Belton Murrah in a special ceremony on May 19 Our standards have re- mained high, and we can say with pride - MHS: We ?e Still the One! till Spirit! Number 17, Antonio Gibson, wishes his team good luck at the Forest Hill game. 2fOpening Touch-upjob, A defective spot on the school patio is concealed by hard-working Boty MCDOI1ald' Perfect Forma tion. The crowd is treated to a superior half-time show by the Mustang marching band. Stangs are Dynamite! The cheerleaders and the Horse know it- Forest Hill found out by the end of the game. ,. Table Of Contents Student Life Academics And Organizations Sports People SN- .J iv- 4 48 86 116 Openingf 3 The 1978 Homecoming Court observes the pep rally in their honor. Senior Maid. A beaming Winkie Lockhart is escort- ed by quarterback Bernard Lucas during the home' coming pep rally. . -,MJ ffxft it X-of , + W---ag'-A Cool dudes. Could that really be Daron Wilson and Danny Raincy'?? Yes, when it's Grease Day. No way! Steve Goodman tries to persuade Warren Tate to hazard a journey across Riverside Park's swinging bridge. Dennis Smith and Ben Peeler play it safe and return to the Singers' picnic. i Qs' pwrigfy .rv K, A 1'flQT'iSv., , X' Q' I s i , . , sk X I " is rs f . ghws ff lima . .e 'az us Wm wr g f . Student Life Division j 5 6fCapital City On the banks of the Pearl River about 40 miles east of the Mississippi River and 100 miles west of the Ala bama line lies Jackson Situated ap proximately halfway between Mem phis to the north and New Orleans to the south the city has earned the title Crossroads of the South. Jack- son grew up around Louis LeFleur's trading post, and was originally Mississippi Coliseum Murrah students are brought to gether in this building by concerts basketball games rodeos and most important graduation CRUISIN The CAPIT l known as LeFleur s Bluff Later the name was changed to honor Andrew Jackson Capital city convention center and college town Jackson is home to 324 400 citizens of a thriving three county metropolitan area The city was recently recognized in a research program by the University of Ne- braska as being one of the 15 most desirable cities in the United States in which to live Jackson is governed by a mayor and two commissioners Mayor Dale Danks is a graduate of Murrah There are 46 schools in the Jackson Separate School District. 30 elementary 9 junior highs and 7 senior highs. .in , i " ffl.-. lm "l"'l"s -' fir v. . in i ,Q Q . , ul' if i Seat of Mississippils government, the new capitol, completed in 1903, will undergo restoration in 1979. Strolling down Capital Street - Mary Powel J aba- ley, Cordelia Douzenis, and Margaret Gibson take a breather from fifth period. 2 if -- .V .jr -I chi 1,1 with i t If t f:"frfF'Ti.- W if --A171 'ui e ,., .L -iffwtiwi Vigil 4,1-g'-QR --. i . 'N i f r til' ll hge, pl will l V' V -, ,. V Headquarters of William Sherman during the union occupation of Jackson in the War Between the States, the Governor's Mansion is listed in the Na- tional Register of Historical Preservation. It is the oldest governor's mansion in the nation still housing a state chief executive. Murralzs Gayfer Girls: Leslie Jordan, Tonya Thom- as, Debbie Berman, Gwen Miller, and Tricia Free- man enjoy the beauty and tranquillity of Smith Park, located in the heart of Jackson's business district. F! lr .-, ,... Capital Cityf7 icliq ow Strains of Pomp and Circumstance is- sued from the auditorium on May 26, 1978 as the members of the Senior class entered for Class Day ceremonies. Follow- ing Joey Robertson's invocation, senior members of the Murrah Singers sang We've Only Just Begun and the Alma Mater. After Senior President Sheila Dob- son addressed her class for the last time, school letters and awards were presented by Principal James Merritt. Eric Watson closed the program with a rendition of the Lord 3 Prayer. Two hundred and forty-eight Murrah seniors filled the halls of the Mississippi Coliseum on June 6, for graduation exer- cises. To relieve any tension, they talked among themselves until time came for their big moment. After Student Body President Xavier Smith's speech, Princi- pal Merritt presented the class for gradu- ation. Then came the moment for which they had waited 12 years. Dr. Robert For- tenberry, Superintendent of Schools, pre- sented diplomas. Officially graduated, they recessed to the entrance hall for congratulations. Their joy, however, as indicated by the tears of some, was tempered by sadness that they were no longer Murrah's Senior Class, but Murrah alumni, Class of '78, Congratulations! STAR student Bobby Nevins re- ceives yet another award from Mr. Merritt. We 've Only Just Begun!Singer President Billy Beard lcads the senior Singers in a moving final perfor- mance on Class Day. 8fClass Day 84 Graduation '. . . Frank Raymond Bullock, Joseph Charles Butler ...' Principal Merritt reads the names of those who have graduated. The Matt Miller Memorial Award is presented to Sara Marks in a moving speech by Matt's father, Dean Miller. ,fi 1 ,I 1. 3 I ig ii 'l JA' t .-sv my e I X L '57 down, 191 to go.' Diplomas are presented to graduates by Superintendent of Schools, Robert For- tenberry. Class Day 8L Graduationf9 Spring, to the Murrah Singers, meant Gatlinburg. The annual trip to this Ten- nessee resort was for many Singers the highlight of their year. Lyn Denson, Mouth Monitor, kept order on the thir- teen-hour bus ride, which began at 8:15 a.m., May 11. Public displays of affection were sternly discouraged by Billy Beard and Carolyn Weathersby. Although sleep- ing four or five to a room, all Singers kept their rooms spotless under the guidance of Mr. Clean - Allen Phares. These and other restrictions did not lessen enjoyment of the trip, for Barbara Massey, director and chaperone, allowed everyone to chew gum! William Belton Murrah might have sat up and smiled had he been able to witness the ceremony commemorating his birth- day, May 19. Tracy Bell and Missy Nevins did' research on his life and organized the ceremony. Although the City Fathers were not very enthusiastic about the whole af- fair, they allowed the advanced American History class to proceed when teacher Diane Canterbury pledged her word that no disrespect would be allowed. A picnic at Riverside Park completed the festivi- ties, but a delay at Popeye's forced the students to eat their dessert before the ar- rival of fried chicken. Nevertheless, every- one was glad to have gotten out of school and to have had a chance to honor . . . um . . . that Murrah guy. Spni li Nap time, The long bus ride to Gatlinburg exhausts Tricia Freeman and Chuckie Monkey. ...Air , I. Ri r l0fSpring Canterburyk Crew. Mrs. Diane Canterbury, sur- rounded by her crew, thoroughly enjoys the festivities on William Belton Murrah Day. , 'ZA' - - X A' mm X 1 S uw" X' Ll sq Riverside Park is the favorite picnic spot of Murrah groups in all seasons. C1 ' d, A ' ' ' Bcnediction, Murrah's Louis Armstrong, Robert SisguglzngkigougveaveEtorrassgffdglfggivllbulgiaiglgs Smnh' fenders ms Vemon of Taps at WUI-am Bel' McGee, and Allen Pharcs a chance to stretch their ton Murraws grave' legs and their smiles. Springfl 1 Rock around the clock. Cheerleading is more fun on Grease Day for Carney Stevens and partner Tricia Freeman. ooqie E R Another 'Little Trampi Thomas McKinley on . Grease Day is reminiscent of Charlie Chaplin. A fad in some places, but a tradi- tion at Murrah is dancing. Most Mustangs will dance anywhereg a fact made obvious at every pep rally. Ronald Cooper expressed the feeling best: 6When you listen to music you may automatically pat your foot. Then you just get up and dance' The Grease Day pep rally on October 6 provided a showcase for the wildest display of boogie fever all year, as guys and gals imitated dances seen in recent movies set in the fifties. At other pep rallies the dancers chose more modern favorites such as: the freaky dog, spank, worm, and 'John Travolta., Formal dances like Homecoming and the Junior-Senior Prom have been well attended by students. The steps seen at these events were the same modern ones done at the pep rallies, and the dancers obviously en- joyed doing them. Paul Franklin likes the new dances. He said, 'They make you look good. I like to be with a girl, especially if she's a good danc- er. You can jam all night longf A lady Mustang expressed her feelings thus: 'Dancing'? It's fun! Disco is fun. You get to go out and wear some- thing you can't usually wear. It's good exercise tool' Most students agreed with Francina Cage when she said, 'Dancing is an exercise you can enjoyf Get down! Homecoming '78 provides Jeff Spitchley an opportunity to show his moves. l2fDancing Hey, Big Boy! Kim Fclts shows Kurt Ulrich hcr fancy footwork at thc Homecoming Dancc. 'You sly devil, you."Grace Baringcr and Lydia Nor- ris have a swinging thing going at the pep rally on Grease Day. Dancingf l 3 Murrah is number I! Between sessions at yearbook camp in Long Beach, Mississippi, Cordelia Douzenis displays true Mur- rah Pride by making her mark on Ship Island. UN he SUN . Summer . . . those long, sticky days of sunbathing, swimming, and goofing off . . . drifted away all too soon. Summer meant a diversity of activities for students. While Ishia Chapman and Sara Henderson spent the summer earning extra credits in sum- mer school, Houston Wells, Alisa Wilson, Daniel Holmes, and Eddie Elward earned extra cash with jobs. Vacations took MHS students all over the United States and Europe. Mary Powel Jabaley and her family enjoyed the Colorado Rockies, Margaret Gibson visited with former student Tracy Bell in Washington, D.C., and Vicki Sallis explored Oxford, England with her par- ents. For others, shorter trips to the coast, the reservoir, and the local swimming pool were frequent. Groups such as Misses, cheerleaders, Band, and football team practiced daily in the 90 degree heat in anticipation of September and the new school year. Summer meant air conditioning, watermelons, barbeques, pic- nics, and tennis. It meant playing basketball all day to get in shape for the team. Summer meant days at the Reservoir not daring to go in because Jaws II had made an impression. Summer meant going to the Paramount on dollar night and viewing R rated movies. Sum- mer meant sitting around the camp fire singing. It meant watching Redd Foxx On Location 8 times on HBO. Summer meant a loss of time. No one was ever really sure what day it was. Summer meant all night poker games and then getting up groggy to go to work. Most of all summer meant a timefor relaxation, and anticipation for the new school year. l4f Summer 3,5-f"' in ' I -' mi.. 'Elf' - - wc- . L: ,. Is anybody watching? Following a long week at cheerleader camp, Tonya Thomas sneaks a bite of a Wendy's hamburger. ' ' . Ricky Denson and Maude Deles Gober enjoy each Mm mm g00dfM1Chael -labaley CUJOYS 3 Fl'Cl1Ch other's com an in New Orleans durin a church beignet in New Orleans' French Quarter. Mllhgml NEB BEST! ful i 3, P Y E choir tour. s- ibm.. I 'm from Murrah, couldn't be proudcr! Carney Stevens smiles for the camera before competition at Delta State Cheerleading camp. Summer! l 5 l6fOpcning Of School f f' 4 y' ,ff x y, A , ' n.,QW 'f 4 gf' , -,J fi Ho hum! Same time, same place - Jim Slater is back at Murrah. Situps? You 'vc got to be kidding! Opening exercises in physical educqtion lack appeal for Jennifer Gilmer. I can'1 stand hcrc all day! Ray Walker poses as a model for Mrs. Richardson's art class. i --4.3 'Wa gjf agg- i. 's ug. P' . i 55 .xg .. , ., is u Elco Although parents did not come 'Back to School' until the PTSA meeting No- vember 13, students had been there since September 5. During the August 29-31 registration some students got their first look at the building since last June, but football players, band mem- bers, Misses, cheerleaders, and painters of the patio had been in and out for the past month. Going to classes in the fall, however, was quite different from roaming the halls in the summer. Stu- dents groaned from long homework as- signments as free afternoons became a thing of the past. Assistant Principal Mangum spent hours opening trouble- some lockers as juniors and seniors 17 right- 151eft and then 7? Opening a new locker detains Rogers Winters on the first day of school. Ack. tried fsometimes succeedingj to open their old lockers from the year before. Sophomores became acquainted with their new school and its various organi- zations in a special orientation assem- bly September 13. Football games, paint parties, and Campus Life meet- ings loomed as weekly events. Because of a School Board ruling, classes began 15 minutes later than last year. Otherwise, the daily routine changed little. Although the first days of classes may have been tedious for some, and enjoyable for others, most soon felt that school had been going on forever. Opening Of Schoolfl7 "Becky, where's the tape?" "Who took my green paint??" "Come on guys, help us hang the signs!" "You'd better clean that up before Mrs. Hardy sees it!i' Two types of students came to the paint parties: those who paint- ed signs and those who "visited" Those of the first type were most- ly cheerleaders, and were required to paint. They were often re- freshed by soft drinks from the Tote-sum, brought by those who came to socialize. And the social- Lunchtime Lunacy. Refugees from the cafeteria, Singers Michael Jabaley, Leslie Jordan, Robin Ma- gruder, Mary Powel Jabaley, Missy Nevins, Maud Deles Gober, and Ricky Denson glory in their free- dom and the springtime air. "Are you kidding??" Daron Wilson can't believe his ears when Leigh Bailey asks him to climb the rafters to hang signs. TIO izers did occasionally paint a "special-interest" sign or two -- representing the seniors, juniors, or Misses. When sign- hanging time came, the rafters, traditionally the guys' terri- tory, were invaded by a few ad- venturesome cheerleaders, in the absence of male volunteers. And the cheerleaders remained after others had gone, to finish and clean up. Because the ad- ministration disapproved of students in the halls before 81 People school, the patio became a gather- ing-place for the social-minded, and those who had a test first pe- riod. When , winter came, they were forced to move indoors, but they returned to the patio as soon as the weather permitted. Spring also led to emmigrations from the lunchroom. These students con- sidered battles with little black bugs a small price to pay for the glorious freedom of fresh air. Z. .Z , A . Ti., , 53' , , K wa, , ,.,..,, k p aiiili rrn., ,i,Q'ff,ffQl' r, i i 4 "And what is the function ofthe duodenum?"Thom- as Wells quizzes Gary Jones, Yvonne Grant, Jennifer Ellis, and Gloria Barnes. l8fPat1o 8L Paint Parties party. a cheerleader. for the camera 3: f ,www- ,gggx 1 Rap Session. Marlene Davis, Campus Life represen- tative, discusses the questions of life with Julie Ke- merling, Linda Kearney, and Dona Luckey, as Mr. Mangum and James Barrett hover in the back- ground. N Patio 8L Paint Parties 19 OffLimits.'Carney Stevens and Tracy Dubrevrlle get a little "behind in their work at the Jim Hill paint "A little higher on that end Positioning signs at paint parties is only one of Tammie Smith s duties as Camera Happy No sign IS needed so urgently that Tonya Thomas KBELOW LEFTQ can t stop to smile Sho T UT. Bleachers creaked, rafters shook, and the floor vibrated as multitudes poured into the sign-covered gym in anticipation of the high- light of the week - the pep rally! An outlet for frustration, the MHS pep rally had something for everyone. A few students used it as a time to catch up on last minute homework, while others headed toward the off-limit areas of the parking lot and local convenience store. Faculty mem- bers found refuge in the lounge. But the major- ity showed they had that blue and silver blood by never ceasing to let their Mustang spirit die. Preparations for the big event began early in the week with endless cheerleader, band, and Miss practices. Extra efforts by the cheerleaders made Grease Day, Jersey Day, and Spirit Week smashing successes. After the final cheer, and the fight song, crowds thronging the corridors bursting with Mustang madness, felt no urgency to return to class. Requests for Friday dismissals overflowed as restless students found it hard to concentrate on school after an exhilerating pep rally. "We'rc number o11e."'shouts senior Miss Jana Stroh. The Misses .had look-alike game day dresses for pep rallies. Seniors!! The east side of the gym explodes with enthusiasm. 20fPep Rallies "This is so much fun! "Sophomore Kaye Lee watches Egypt wasn 't built in a day. Cheerleaders prove that in awe her first Murrah pep rally. Practice makes PYl'21midS- au f ,-.f-"T " 1 1. ,. ,54- ,IAF 0' Acxsuf, PW' '9,.4CY. PHYS ED ,- C' ...J ' ,mfrrf .Kew M- - , "r' it - mW,, -m.r,.,, ,JN Ur, -f MX' 5 'X t ti Come to the Cabaret. Mark Rigsby, Ricky Denson, and Reggie Blackman show off their talents in the Callaway pep rally. Misses, Misses!!! Jan McDonniea1 waits her turn to ripple. Pep Ralliesf2l loATs, 'sMissAls, E. C mmq All the preparation was finally over. Hours spent stuffing chicken wire with kleenex in hopes of Branding the Bulldog and pillaging houses, cars, dogs, cats, and neighbors of rival classes ran out as Home- coming morning dawned. All that was left to do was place a few finishing touches on floats, sleepwalk through the first two class periods, scream at the pep rally, weep, try to get a dismissal, weep some more, and finally just leave school. The sophomores stole the show by having their float arrive via police escort. After a brief respite, the evening activities got under way with the announcement that juniors had won the float contest. Following a spe- cial halftime show presented by the band and Misses, the '78 Homecoming Court was presented. The 1977 Queen, Sheila Dobson, stood on tiptoes to crown Gwen Miller to reign over the 1978 festivities. Victory was apparent as at the game's end, the scoreboard read Murrah -- 20g Green- wood - 14. The traditional homecoming dance was held in a non-traditional place -- the Northside YMCA. There, the scoreboard once again told of the Home- coming victory. 22fHomecoming Maids and escorts of the 1978 Homecoming Court include: Sophomores Jodi Marks and Jeff Ratliff, Juniors Debbie Berman and Ricky Denson, Seniors Tonya Thomas and Allen Phares, Queen Gwen Miller and Car- neal Chambliss, Carney Stevens and Boty McDonald, Winkie Lockhart and Robert Smith, Juniors Evelyn Hatchett and Ronnie Ashford, and Sophomores Sandra Tillman and Jonathan Battle. Visions of homecoming queen dance in her head. Bruce McField and Gwen Miller fleftj take the long walk down the red carpet to the court platform. A little more up and to the left. Two unidentified Mustang cheerleaders roost on Ricky Denson's back during the homecoming pep rally. 'P Watch those hands! Mr. Hall shows that dirty old men make the best chaperones. If it doesn't Ht, force it! Homecoming Queen Gwen Miller uses both hands to steady her newly won crown. X , .MN-....,... , ., . llx ilk L K," :fi ' , Aj? Z. ' ' Site 1 .. If .l V, . ' X -if .,lfQ'i?a ,7 Z M it J I: K .. Mustangs coming through! Homecoming crash sheet in place, cheerleaders await Mustang express. I-lomecomingf23 Laying the foundation. Junior staffer Ricky Denson uses Boy Scout knowledge to assist Becky Hutchison in building the feature pageant set. Just put one foot in front ofthe other. Becky Hutchi- son demonstrates pageant stage poise. 9150i A Blue 8tSil ER Chmsrmns "Ho, ho, ho, It's hot in here!,, Santa Claus falias Curtis Hallj was his usual merry self despite high 80 degree weather, December 7, when he emceed the senior portion of the feature pageant. Senior Boty Mc- Donald introduced the sophomore and junior nominees. In preparation for the pageant, Boty McDonald and Ricky Denson gathered greenery in the wee hours of the morning. Other Resume staffers arranged ornaments to ex- emplify the theme - "A Blue and Silver Christmas." A rehearsal, the night before the pageant, was di- rected by Becky Hutchison, feature 24fFeature Pageant editor, and Linda Hardy, Resume sponsor. For entertainment during the first half of the program, Robert Smith and Terri Kelly sang "The Closer I Get to You," and a trio composed of Cookie Bolls, Jackie Morris, and Dorothy Ellis sang "White Christmas." After inter- mission, Vicki Sallis, vocalist, pre- sented "You Came Along," and Leisa Mikles, vocalist, entertained with "Merry Christmas, Darlingf' Leisa also provided background music for the pageant. The night of the pageant ended with a miracu- lous absence of mistakes. of ,P ,fi far 'z l t. .W tt.. .Q . .,,, ,,,q. 7 X Q 1 , K 4 isa' to at ' x QLQAQ N 3 'El cs 111' ,Y Q Ntgf if -r 'A ,ig ' 3 2 tai ' Q 'Q . hy fy f if t , gi 2 lt .1 ,gjgrii ' 5 -r, 1 Ei s .' .ff -V - ' -air , ' 3 5 gs, -V v. i ., ,r,,,.i,f'. 5 Lgzlgzv X Q , - . -, A iawstfn qi gi 1. 2-iii' , A 7f ,,33fi 'A ' ' A V V1 I has fra, gf, --,Q ,, A 3 jig-.,,-4 1- 415 'te,'rt':.f, - ' ' . I fi - 1 5 K' ' t M, t , ist ,Q " .N 1 . ' . 6. - 5ii'?1.sUiff ' V fa , ' vfww 155. .1 ' 'Q . 12 'N 1 5' at 95 sy 1 . Ho, ho, ho.' When asked about his reception a t Mur rah, Santa replied, 'It's hot as blazes in here.' ii ,wr I 4 L L 'Q fm rf' 7' fa t S tigmj WW? Why sas. W If A A W' M eq.. fm. ,Q W 1 "vk ,V 5? A H I ' A w. tb 13, K 5:12 paw! f Q in -45' in 1 g ag i T - , ,. 2 ,S 'lf ct vinyl I , at ' ,za wir la in 'wif .0 xt ,W W 'wg if aah .', . fxwr-, ,MMM 'ff f f 2' Y , AW W me ft r , A fa., fe if ' 1 , U. ' QM' X se RN was t sigh' L,.. tg b ,sins . i .f,1 I Three steps forward. Stop. Smile. Keith Dampeer and Debbie Berman stand before the audience while their achievements are announced. The Closer I Get To You. Robert Smith and Terri Kelly sing a favorite love song. Feature Pageantf25 Mr. and Miss Sophomore Class Jeff Ratliff and Sandra Tillman Elected by their classmates as the most typical tenth graders, Miss Sophomore Class, Sandra Tillman, and Mr. Sophomore Class, Jeff Ratliff, have become very active in school activities. San- dra came to Murrah from Bailey Junior High. She was elected soph- omore cheerleader, served on the k Miss Sophomore Class, Mr. 62 Miss Jr. Class Mr. and Miss Junior Class Debbie Berman and Keith Dampeer 4 We SQPHQMQHE UNIQR NQTAELE 2 Student Council, and was chosen homecoming maid. Jeff attended Jackson Academy in the ninth grade. He was sophomore home- coming escort and a member of the soccer team. Selected as best all around ju- niors, Miss Junior Class, Debbie Berman, and Mr. Junior Class, Keith Dampeer have also been in- volved in school life. Debbie was active as a cheerleader, Murrah Singer, Student Council member, and a junior homecoming maid. Keith won a letter in his junior year on the football team. He was elect- ed class favorite during his sopho- more year. A IP? Sophomore Favorites are Trent Walker, Jodi Marks, Michelle Miggins, 'and Bubba Spann. Junior Favorites are fbelow leftj Ricky Denson, Tammie Smith, Eddie Elward fbelow rightj Evelyn f Hatchett, Ishia Chapman, and Leigh Bailey., ! f, ,F Sophomore And Junior Favoritesf27 asian ran Mr. and Miss Senior Class are the Sen- iors who were elected by their classmates as, the most typical representatives of the class of '79. Carney Stevens, Miss Senior Class, became involved with school activi- ties as a cheerleader, a Student Council member, and a Murrah Singer. Carney was also elected Junior Class Favorite and Senior Homecoming Maid. Houston Wells, Mr. Senior Class, was also chosen Mr. Sophomore Class, and Junior Class Favorite. He served as President of the Student Body and of the Murrah Singers. He was named to the 1979 Hall of Fame. Brrr! It's cold! Carney Stevens and Houston Wells wrap in the Horse's blanket as protection against freezing temperatures during the taking of feature pictures at Highland Village. Mr. And Miss Senior Class Carney Stevens And Houston Wells Q fi Q , 28fMr And Miss Senior Class Senior Favorites are Boty McDonald, Gwen Miller, Reginald Blackman, and Becky Hutchinson. Also chosen Senior Fa vorites were Eddy Waller, Val-' erie Brown, Tricia Freeman, and Bernard Lucas. N- Senior Favorites f 29 1 30f Beauties g , Q, L5-1 , ,. ,.. 1 fl - x :A .4 -, 7, 5' wi f , Tix If ?E? Y and Beaux 's 3 a M . Q ,,., E zqcs Q THE BEAUTIFUL PEQPLE 1' NW ig? Lucas Most Beautiful 81. Most Handsomef3l 32 f Most Versatile WAHI e THLE i FTSE 4 QF MFE Terri Kelly and Carneal Chambliss proved their versatility by participating in a variety of Murrah' activities. Terri was a memberof the Murrah Singers, DECA, and Mu Alpha Theta. She was also a member of Student Council for three years. In his sophomore and junior years, Carneal was a member of the band, and became a Murrah Singer his senior year. He was a two-year basketball letterman and tyree-year track letterman. Carneal was also a member of the Student Council. The personalities of Robert Smith and Tonya Thomas resulted in their selection as friendliest boy and girl. Robert was a Murrah Singer, a member of Student Council, and was elected Junior Favorite. He was also part of Murrah's mascot, The Horse. Her senior year, Tonya was elected cheerleader, senior class president, and homecoming maid. She was also a Gayfer Girl. Most Athletic, Jackie 'Cookie' Bolles and Scott Rawlings both participated in a variety of Murrah sports. Cookie lettered in basketball, track, and vol- leyball. She was also named 'Most Athletic' at her church. Scott was a member of the track and football teams for three years. His senior year, he was named All-City, All-State, and All-Big Eight in football. Three seniors received the honor of Most Intellec- tual which was determined by grade point average and standardized test scores. Sheila Hudson, Kelly Wallace, and Carol Marks were recognized for their outstanding academic achievements. Sheila came to Murrah her senior year and joined both the Resume and Pleiades staffs. She was also a Quill and Scroll member. Kelly served as Business Manager of Ref sume'and president of the Junior Historical Society. Carol was a member of the Resume'staff and the Junior Historical Society. All three students belonged to Mu Alpha Theta and the National Honor Society. Most Versatile Cameal Chambliss and Terri Kelly Friendliest Robert Smith and Tonya Thomas Most Intellectual Carol Marks, Kelly Wallace, and Sheila Hudson , A Most Athletic Jackie Bolls and Scott Rawlings Friendliest, Most Athletic, Mo st Intellect MMT QFYVEE BLUE ILMER The titles of Blue 'Knight and Silver Lady recognized the seniors who best ex- emplified Mustang spirit. Because of their devotion to school activities, Robert Smith' and Becky Hutchison were elected by the student body as Blue Knight and Silver Lady. v Becky spent many hours supporting the Mustang athletic teams as cheerleader captain. She served on the Resume staff for three years, and as Feature Editor, di- rected the 1978 Feature Pageant. She has been a member of student council, DECA, and Quill and Scroll. Elected junior and senior class favorite, Becky was an Honor Roll student and a Gayfer Girl. Robert devoted many back-breaking moments as part of the Mustang mascot, the Horse. In the tenth and eleventh grades, he was a band member and partici- pated in the All-City Band. In the twelfth grade he joined Murrah Singers and be- came an officer in the Jackson Youth Symphony Orchestra. He was elected jun- ior class favorite and friendliest senior boy. ' Get tired up! Becky Hutchison fABOVEj kindlesv Mustang spirit. Altos up Conducting the Murrah Singers' warm-up, ' Robert Smith CRIGHD listens intently to the har- mony. 34fBlue Knight and Silver Lady' Blue Knight and Silver Ladyf35 ..l..4 THE LEADER Nominated by the senior class and voted on by the student body, the titles Mr. and Miss Murrah honored the senior boy and girl who had demonstrated leadership and dedication throughout their school careers. 'Miss Murrah, Gwen Miller, has proven her ability to be a leader since her sophomore year when she was a member of student council. Dur- ing her junior year, she was a Murrah Miss, secretary of the junior class, and elected Miss Junior Class. As a senior, she became Co-Cap- tain of the Murrah Misses, president of ESSA, a Murrah Singer, and was elected Homecoming Queen. Boty McDonald, Mr. Murrah, has devoted many hours to Murrah publications. He served as Sports Editor of Hoofbeat and Resumd and member of the Pleiades staff. He was a Murrah Singer, secretary of Mu Alpha Theta, and a member of Junior Historical Society. Boty also spent many hours painting the school patio and water tower. Both Gwen and Boty were elected senior favorites. A sighing Queen. Gwen Miller IABOVEI relaxes after being named 1978 Homecoming Queen. ' kH01d it right there, Chief' Boty McDonald keeps Mr. Merritt at bay in order to complete a phone call. 36 Mr And Miss Murrah Mr. and Miss Murrahf37 Y Y W,A,,,,...-l.,.a HALL QF EAMEW REGINALD BLACKMAN Junior Historical Society, ll, I2 National Honor Scoiety, l2 Mu Alpha Theta, 12 Resume Staff, 12 Quill and Scroll i 1 I Basketball Manager, l2 Election to the Hall of Fame is the highest honor a Baseball Team, 12 , Murrah student can achieve. Nominated by the Quill Camp Rising Suiibalegaie and Scroll, members were chosen by the faculty. Senior Class Favorite MARY POWEL JABALEY Mu Alpha Theta, 10, ll, 12 Reporter, ll, 12 State Vice-President, 12 Murrah Singer, ll, 12 Vice-President, 12 First Place, State Vocal Contest, ll Murrah Miss, 12 National Honor Society, ll, 12 Junior Historical Society, ll, 12 12 Vice-President, 12 Resume' Copy Editor, I2 Pleiades, ll, l2 Quill and Scroll Renssalaer Math and Science Award, ll - National Merit Semi-Finalist Presidential Scholar Nominee DAR Good Citizen Award STAR Student Who's Who Among American High Students Society of Distinguished American High School Students Principal's List Most Beautiful ' 38fHall of Fame BOTY MCDONALD Mu Alpha Theta, 10, ll, 12 Secretary, 12 Hoofbeat Staff, ll, 12 Sports Editor, l2 Resume Sports Editor, 12 Quill and Scroll Pleiades, 12 Murrah Singer, 12 Class Favorite, ll, 12 Mr. Murrah High Junior Historical Scoiety, l2 Hoofbeat Spotlight Co-President, Junior Classical League ROB WEAVER Soccer Team, 10, ll, 12 Captain, 12 Mu Alpha Theta, 10, 11, 12 Vice-President, 12 Murrah Singer, 11, 12 ' Section Leader, 12 National Honor Society, 12 Junior Historical Society, 12 Honor Roll National Merit Semi-finalist Mississippi College MathfScience Team Camp Rising Sun Delegate, 10, 11 TERRI KELLY Flag Girl, 10 Student Council, 10, 11, 12 Secretary, 12 Mu Alpha Theta, 11, 12 Sophomore Class Secretary Murrah Singer, 11, 12 Section Leader, 11, 12 Hoofbeat Staff, ll, 12 News Editor, 12 Most Versatile Quill and Scroll Treasurer of JA Company Hoofbeat Spotlight HOUSTON WELLS Sophomore Class President Junior Class President Student Body President Murrah Singer, 10, 11, 12 President, 12 Student Council, 10, 11, 12 ESSA Committee, 10, 11 Mr. Sophomore Class J unior Class Favorite Mr. Senior Class Senior Beau Cast of "Once Upon a Mattress", 10 DECA, 12 Mascot, The Horse, 12 Honor Roll North Jackson Exchange Club, Student of the Month, 12 Hall of Famef39 ,,4.....a PATRICIA HODGES Secretary JA Company Student Council, 10, ll, 12 National Honor Society, ll, 12 Junior Historical Society, ll, 12 Most Outstanding Instramentalist, 10, 11 Band, 10, ll, 12 All-City Band, 10, 11, 12 Miss. State All-Star Band, 1,2 Century III Winner President Mu Alpha Theta, 12 Mayor's Youth Council, 12 Youth Governor's Advisory Council Delegate, Miss. Girls state, ll Most Outstanding Sophomore Superior Rating in Ensemble, ll, 12 Superior Rating in Solo Performance, ll, 12 401 Hall Of Fame HAROLD GATER I Hoofbeat Staff, ll, 12 Cartoonist, ll, 12 ' Scholastic Art Award Second Place Arts Festival, ll BECKY HUTCHISON Cheerleader, ll, 12 A Captain, 12 Resume' Staff, 10, ll, 12 Feature Editor, 12 Student Council, ll DECA, 12 Quill and Scroll Class Favorite, ll, 12 Silver Lady Honor Roll Gayfer Girl Hoofbeat Spotlight Who's Who Among American High School Students Society of Distinguished American High School Students pit TRICIA FREEMAN Cheerleader, 10, 11, 12 ESSA Committee, 10, ll, 12 Secretary, 11, 12 Student Council, ll, 12 Murrah Singer, 11, 12 Junior Historical Society, ll, 12 DECA, 12 Gayfer Girl Class Favorite, 10, 11, 12 Senior 'Beauty Junior Miss Contestant Society of Distinguished American High School Students Who's Who Among American High School Students ROBERT SMITH - Band Member, 10, 11 All-City Band, 10, 11 Murrah Singer, 12 Section Leader, 12 Youth Symphony Orchestra Officer Junior Class Favorite Friendliest Boy Blue Knight Mascot, The Horse Hoofbeat Spotlight Resume Staff, 12 ' CARNEAL CHAMBLISS Student Council, 10, ll, 12 Parliamentarian, 12 Band, 10, 11 Murrah Singer, 12 V Track Team, 10, 11, 12 ' Basketball Team, 11, 12 ESSA Committee, 12 Class Vice-President, 10, 11, 12 Class Favorite, 10, 11, 12 Senior Beau Highest Scholastic Achievement ofi Basketball Team, 11 Supply Store Worker, 11, 12 Safety Council, 11, 12 Society of Distinguished American High School Students HALL QF FAME Hall of Famef4l cdidAy keen 42 f Holidays H ':"'Y-N. ?P1Q:x2'f1,,:f.,'1., , .,..k,.,,g:,,,wmV adelle Cf 153512 Hall s Chrispmus party. Where sh' my Tab? Mary Poms! Jabaiey guns and bears anothm' party wxthout her beloved bevwxge T gk ,x,..x .h if W ,gy M-3 3 my X N .Studying for semester Hnfzis Junior Class President :Jamming party foods, k Michael Jabaley crams For llfirs. Tramel's test while f Ni' Brightening up the day. Tracy Dubreville puts a smile into the day of an elderiy man from the Lake:- land Nursing Home during the DECA Christmas party for the patients. fy w.,ffa,.f.11::w,M,dw ,V K H In purswt ofhzgh tzmes Robert Sxmth and Bernard Lucas enjoy the refreshments at the Murrah Smgera Chrstmas Party. Holidaysf43 44 f Winter in Smile --A you 're on candid camera! Hall of Fame members, KFRONTQ Terri Kelly, Houston Wells, IMIDDLEI Mary Pawel Jabaley, Robert Smith, Becky Hutchison, Patricia Hodges, ITOPQ Boty Mc- Donald. Carneal Chambliss, and Harold Gater, en- dure the freezing cold of a January day to pose for Mr. Hancock. .ulavww " Ellece SOCCCF. Brown a soccer .mr-. -2? wif fi' 1 , ae? Ji 'S ,gg 937, ,,,, f i n - fa' A,M?l5 5 AV , , ,IMA if Z? gp A.hX Q A , V C f' E' ' " ' 'fm 'f ' f f , 5 ,, Lf Q1 IEEE . 1+ , ff w2,........'V ,m , Jvc? Winterf45 Broadway, here we come! Tonya Thomas and Eddy Waller have every intention of making the society page as they walk down the red carpet at the home- coming pep rally. From the 50's to the 70's, from penny loafers to spiked heels, MHS has seen it all. The fashion cycle is never- ending, and Hollywood is often the birthplace of new trends. With the movie "Annie Hall" came the baggy pants, vest, and tie look, Olivia Newton-John in "Grease," made spiked heels, tight satin pants, and curly hair styles vogue. Many of the "new" fashions were actually taken from the 50,sg but one would never know from all the talk of the "latest" trends. Some such trends were the classic blazer, the full, over-the-knee skirt, and the pullover sweater, often paired with such fashion ac- cessories as ties, stick pins, and gold belts. Guys were in style too, with three-piece "John Tra- Volta" disco suits, skinny ties, vests, and collarless shirts. Hats made a comeback with both sexes - girls favored berets, while guys wore any style the administration would allow. One item that will never go out of style is blue jeans. However, 1979 saw a drastic narrowing of pants legs, from bell-bottom to straight. Fashion allowed shorter girls to roll up their jeans and still be right in style, the pairing with spiked high heels only served to dramatize the effect. In spite of New York and high fashion, many Mustangs clung to their blue jeans, t-shirts, and sneak- ers. Q . Ready to go'Stormm1e Mmmelield shows off her black silk disco suit complete with purse tie and I S beret 461 Fashions "Huh?" Vicki Sallis questions a comment made about her overalls. "Don't knock it, they're comfort- able." in her hand but ponders where to go to show off her clothes. Tuxedo junction. Joyce McLaurin has her dismissal 504191 Golly gee' Missy Nevins appreciates any favorable , , -tp., r ' - - Q fgigyjf comments about her fashionable attire. All dressed up, but no place to go, Audrey Chambliss peers down the hall. Fashionsf 47 ! tk Olf I I G C 48 j Academics 8: Orga I b D E ro 5 L 7 I "Tonight, read the first act of Hamlet. " A universal groan emerged from the English classes when this assignment was made, but those seniors who did not take Eng- lish in summer school were used to difficult assignments by the time they began work on their research papers. They prepared the juniors for the course as they had been pre- pared, but the class of '80 had prob- lems of its own, as it studied Ameri- 50fSoc1al StudiesfEnglish 'S'M!9P?1"' it "Shakespeare didn 't write Italian sonnets!" Mr. Lowe is amused by a student's interpretation of an almost incomprehensible sonnet. The Humanities can literature and poetry, and the bane of students everywhere- grammar. The foundation of this study was laid in the sophomore classes, where grammar, literature, and creative writing were mixed. Some teachers required the students to be actors as well as writers, and to produce scenes from plays in the classroom. Almost every student wrote a term paper, whether for English or a social studies course. The World History classes worked from the textbook except for a brief unit on black history, but students of American history prepared for col- lege by taking notes and writing a paper every term. All seniors were required to take American govern- ment fanother college preparatory coursej for one semester and could choose from a variety of half courses such as Democracy, Economics, and Sociology to complete their year. is another test. I' ,P "And when was the French Revolution?" Miss Ver- nell Forest quizzes her World History class before f U we t :gt 'Ss rg N .ii .elm ,Q ax ...tswmm...o.., , V... ps. ,-L '- .ssm:bwffivrf:af-ifQis'A X rs to ti -- K r . 1 f- -tit-t-fn .2 ,q.,.W, .fs .thas .nt me-..tf.,vrt, iii , ,Xa .. ., , os tr, N 31 is W-+....,,.. t is l Qs 'WD it WMM . Um, lets see, Act Il, Scene 3 . . . Winkie Lockhart uses pep rally time to catch up on her MacBet11 Cliff Notes before class. "Iris got to be here somewheref' Kaye Lee searches through her notes for the answer to that question that's bound to be on the test. an" ,gm 'WN Social StudiesfEnglishf5l W, o Q 3. c 'Que Scanning the board for homework answers, Lonette Stubbs checks Mrs. Tramel's math handiwork in sixth period Algebra II. Playing with a physics toy Michael Jabale exhibits 1 Y his ability to put gizmos in the right place in Mr. Brooke's physics class. 52fMathematics 8a Science Q or Q y , 4, MM - ....4z1"92. mwww, 2 fettg X as Dr. Nevins, I presume? Advanced biology student Missy Nevins practices the delicate procedure of dis- secting. Side Angle Side. Geometry teacher, Miss Linda White, explains the lighter side of geometry to bewil- dered sophomores. The ciences How many bones in a dissected frog? How long is a pig's small intestine? Those who combined simple math with biology knew the answers to these questions. Physics students were often required to work problems on the computer. But not all stu- dents had the problem of combining math with science. Some took neither subject, and many only one. Accelerated Math students often wondered, "What can we do with this?" But those who took Consumer or Fundamental Math knew the answer to that question, and some of the Algebra and Geometry students only knew they had to have that credit to graduate. For real "math-lovers," the computer was always available for printing ban- ners, or for playing Star Trek. Located on the second floor, directly above the computer, were the biology labs - the microscopes, the algae, the frogs, and the formaldehyde. The chemistry and physics labs were at the other end of the hall fas far away as possiblej The former abounded with acids and compounds, test tubes and Bunson burners, the latter displayed student - built engines, and ex- periments with weights and balances. "Try opening your eye, "suggests Mrs. Annie Robin- son, coaching a student in the fine art of looking at bacteria. Mathematics 8: Sc1encef53 "And look at the collar , , . ',Selling merchandise is Y Y Bat's Sales 8L Marketing Class. of the many skills learned b Beck Hutchison in 54fElectives The Electives Singing, painting, sewing, secretarial skills, building, writing . . . Take your pick! Electives ad- ded spice to academics, and provided outlets for special interests and creativity. In some cases, elec- tive courses enhanced the school's image through public relations, such asSinger concerts, art dis- plays, and Sales 8a Marketing projects. Others, however, demanded hard work, and prepared stu- dents for college: Advanced Chemistry, Acceler- ated Math, and Foreign Languages. Typewriting, Shorthand, and Bookkeeping enabled some to find secretarial employment straight out of high school. The Career Development Center was available for those who wanted an early start in a certain occu- pation. Some students enjoyed electives more than other courses because they were'nt required for graduation, and they had chosen to take the course. Paste' Linda Kearney derflouatratbs the Hd :fe VA ups, a I 'K e K, ,,,,,,, V 5- ' fe' V,,r , ...V ' E dg y .. 339 - s Coloring the rainbow. Mrs. Richardson's art class creates a spectrum of colors to be used in the master- pieces they will create. Stitch Witchery - Home Ec student Brenda Bradd- ley practices different types of stiches. Mindyourpis and qs! Room 112 is the birthplace of accomplished typists. Electivesf55 "Clear your desk, everyone, it's time for the test." "Test'? Oh, no!" Some students furtively continued studying, hoping to absorb a little more knowledge, until they heard a stern voice: "I said, clear your desks!" All hope vanished anyway when the test - a sheet of empty space and a tiny bit of freshly run-off mimeograph ink - was received. But worse than these were the awful tests like the SAT and the ACT on which one's future depended. They overflowed with circled letters and numbers to be blackened, and the questions were unrelated to anything one had learned in school. It sounded easy - just block out a letter or a number - but the question was: Which one? When allotted time ran out, one was often left with far too many rows of empty circles. 56fTest1ng Contempla ting life and dea th, Glenda Johnson wres ties with one of Mrs. Graves' make-up tests. Testing...1,2.3, "Number24 . . . Oh no!"J.C. Johnson's flying pencil slows as he hesitates over an answer. y mf., I A 3:35 Nix X 'ffefggm Tests in the library are easy for Leisa Mikles, who concentrates well "away from the maddening crowd." "24, 25," Mrs. Pauline Tramel counts out loud while running off one of her dreaded math tests. Lzrbury V, Madison - hum. While others rehearse r the feature pageant, Vicki Sallis studies for one of r. Hall's government tests. Testing f 57 hears nd Practice . . . paint parties . . . pep rallies . . , games! The metamorpho- sis of a cheerleader was a long and sometimes painful process. Led by Captain Becky Hutchison, spon- sored by Mrs. Linda Hardy, and managed by Ricky Denson, Mur- rah's cheerleaders were the only squad to win a spirit stick every day at the NCA Summer Cheerleading Camp at Delta State. They also earned three superior ribbons and a Super Star Squad ribbon. Practice began right after try-outs and continued twice a day through- out the summer, its products were new cheers, towering pyramids, and pom-pon routines. The traditional role of a cheerleader is to promote school spirit, which these girls did by sponsoring Jersey Day, 50's Day, and Spirit Week. They also fulfilled their weekly obligations: making happies for the football and basket- ball players, painting signs, and or- ganizing pep rallies. Becky Hutchison commented, Cheerleading was fun and reward- ing, but we had our down moments, too. When we lost the football game to Hill in the last few seconds, there wasn't a dry-eyed cheerleader in our group. Sometimes, when things were going tough, it helped to sit down and just have a good cry." 58 f Cheerleaders How funky is your chicken? Cheerleaders Tricia Freeman and Evelyn Hatchett lead cheers at a foot- ball game. Stangs! Stangs! Stangs! Cheerleaders lead a favorite yell at the South Mississippi Tournament. i t . it x A . ax., J M., , A 1 SEER . Leading cheers for the Mustangs are: KKNEELINGI Tricia Freeman, ISECOND ROWj Tammie Smith, Tracy Dubreville, Tonya Thomas, Captain Becky Hutchinson, Sandra Tillman, CTHIRD ROWj Deb- bie Berman, Evelyn Hatchett, Julie James, KTOPQ Carney Stevens, and Leigh Bailey. -' -vc r A i N Save some for me! The cheerleaders hosted a pre- school party for the football team on Thursday be- fore the first Friday game. Becky Hutchison slices cake, while Carney Stevens observes. Cheerleadersf59 2 2 Jamming in three-quarter time. The Blue Jackets show why they wear out 13 pairs of black suede shoes weekly. Murrah Boosters include: IFRONT ROWJ Lynn Bell, Loretta Williams, Marion Brooks, ISECOND ROWQ Carla Newton, Glenda Milton ITHIRD ROWJ Vernada Davis, Cynthia Robinson, Sadelle Johnson, KFOUR TH ROWQ Barbara Posey, Thalis Sanders, and Sheila Hornsby. uvin' 81 runvin' 601 Blue Jackets 8c Booster Club H atvsmf Movin' and groovin' to the beat of the band, the Blue Jackets ad- ded an extra dimension to weekly pep rallies. Standing at the north end of the gym, the girls enter- tained spectators with hand mo- tions to the cheers. The 13 mem- bers were chosen from partici- pants in a clinic held the last week of school. The group met several times during the summer to lay plans, practice, and choose uni- forms. They selected a short royal blue polyester dress with white trim, white knee socks, and black suede shoes. For games and cold- er weather, they wore a gray knit pants suit. Besides participating in pep rallies, the Blue Jackets yelled as a group at games, and sponsored buses to out-of-town games. Faculty sponsors were Miss Vernell Forest and Mrs. Mildred Odom. The role of the Booster Club, sponsored by Mrs. Beverly Ses- sums, was to promote spirit and support for the athletic programs. During Homecoming Week they made spirit buttons for the foot- ball team and band. On Valen- tine's Day, Boosters sold heart- shaped cakes. The Blue Jackets are: Kris Kellogg, Verna Jackson, Sharon Sanders, Lonnet Stubs, Gloria Barnes, Veronica Harrison, Robinson, Marilyn Greenfield, Debbie Williams, Thalia Glenda Milton, and Kim Smith. Blue Jackets 8L Booster Clubf6l L 4 6401 , Omg' 0' 010 ,fl , . C v5 1 ,fu W4 gvlea' W yea' Gul VUUJ4-lc dnl L 6, 0 W , aw T9 iggeiw 14+ mfnwai GUUZCO ay-4 N26 rife ffl L90 Ci , :Eiga WU? UWA bcvflforig wp ' U9-5 5M VM' if Q00 fy Qqbffff 53, X4 , fii.-if gff'0w07 GMM 'Q Q iukin' High "Misses, Misses!" chanted the crowd as 28 girls dressed in western attire marched gallantly onto the field. To reach this position, the Murrah Misses suffered through a summer of two-hour daily practices, and a four-day stay at the Superstar Drill Team Camp in Pen- sacola, Florida, which in preparation required four-hours daily practice. The Homecoming show came out of the fast-paced and exhausting days at camp. Not only did the traditional homecoming routine change, but the Misses introduced a "Disco Inferno" routine and sparkling new uniforms at the Callaway game. Onto the field marched 28 girls - led by Co-captains Gwen Miller and Nancy Robertson - their kicks were high, their ripples flew, their heads popped, and their smiles never ceased. 62fMurrah Misses QQAC.. e? J Strretch.'Mary Powel Jabaley "stretches out" before performing "Get Ready" at the Greenville game. Ta da! Misses Jan McDonnieal, Jennifer Fizer, and iiiii W? Pam Hardy are ready for the last ripple in their Homecoming show. ' - as .wg A My ..L. ,Q- if' l v -. ,.. f The 1978-79 Murrah Misses are KBACK ROWQ Jana Stroh, Kim Felts, Grace Baringer, Susan Har- tung, Lydia Norris, Nancy Roberts, Robin Ma- gruder, Lisa Garner, Vanessa Wilson, Leslie Jordan, Gail Lipsey, Selika Sweet, CMIDDLE ROWj Missy Nevins, Carolyn Weathersby, Meredith Baldwin, Valerie Brown, Stormmie Minnificld, Jackie Shaw, Mary Powel Jabaley, Winkie Lockhart, Linda Chase, El- lece O'Hara, Lyn Denson, Jan McDonnieal, Jennifer Fizer, Pam Hardy, KFRONT ROWJ Co-captains Nancy Robertson, and Gwen Miller. 'Fi waz' X Keep on smiling! Meredith Baldwin and Susan Har- tung produce instant smiles when they hear the beat of the band and the cheers of the crowd. Murrah Missesf63 64fBand Rifle and Flag Corps members are: fFRONT ROWJ Beverly McCarthy, Kathy Watson, fSTANDINGj Angela Robinson, Captain Veronica Wonsley, Shar- on Brown, Carolyn Palmer, and Gwendolyn Thomp- son. Tirikling tympani. Sara Henderson concentrates on her instrument during the Jackson State parade. Practice makes perfect. The woodwind section strives for perfection in an after-school rehearsal. Five Flags Over Murrah! Led by the Flag and Rifle Corps, the Band demonstrates precision drill maneu- vers. archers 81 usicians Under the baton of Mr. George Hancock, the blue and silver marching machine pre- sented ten halftime shows, played the nation- al anthem before five football games, enter- tained at three junior high school assemblies, marched in two parades Uackson Stateis Homecoming Parade and the City Christmas Paradej, and participated in one band festi- val. It also provided the beat for pep rallies. Individual band members participated in several other events during the year. Eleven Murrah bandsmen played in the Senior High All-City Band, and four were placed first in their sections. Patricia Hodges and Silas Sta- pleton were selected as members of the Mis- sissippi State University All-Star Band in a clinic held February 9 and 10. Both were the principals of their sections. Fifteen band members participated in State Solo and En- semble Contest. Five of them earned superior ratings in solo competition. The flute quartet was judged superior among the ensembles. The presence of all this talent upgraded the quality of the band's performance and more than compensated for its decrease in num- bers. Murrah Band members are: fFRONT ROWJ An- trice Baggett, Annette Martin, Karen Woodard, An- gela Clark, Pat Jacobs, Ava Jones, Patricia Hodges, ISECOND ROW1 Kimberly States, Winnifred Love, Yvette Smith, Kathy Sturgis, Rob Young, Robert Robinson, Cary Junior, Vincent Walker, An- trece Scott, James Carmack, CTHIRD ROWj Fred Armstrong, Jerome Jackson, Victor Junior, Eliza- beth Williams, Michael VanVelkinberg, Michael Warren, Shannon Dortch, Levorn Lipsey, Kenneth Chapman, Monte Luehlfing, ISTANDINGQ Timo- thy Green, Glen Perkins, Michael Gator, William Tomlinson, Sara Henderson, Charlie Fields, John Gray, and Felix Harvey. Music Man, Jerome Lewis blows his horn during the Jackson State Homecoming parade. awww g I Bandf65 66fSingers Three tardies make one absence. Singer secre Lyn Denson checks the roll. "Exu1tant eh-xultant!" Allen Phares, Boty l Donald, and Dennis Smith IBELOWLEFTQ put meaning into their singing. Ready? One, two, three. Robert Smith IBELC RIGHTj shows his directing ability with the Muri Singers. K if H QW ,199 has Murrah Singers are: KOPPOSITE LEFTj KFRONT ROWQ Leisa Mikles, accompanist, Mary Powel Ja- baley, vice-president, Maud Deles Gober, Sheila Snyder, Vicki Sallis, soprano section leader, Tricia Freeman, Carolyn Weathersby, Missy Nevins, Nan- cy Robertson, Vanessa Wilson, Jana Stroh, Leslie Jordan, Terri Kelly, alto section leader, Kandye Jones, co-treasurer, Lyn Denson, secretaryg Mrs. Barbara Massey, director, ISECOND ROWJ Mi- chelle Miggins, librarian, Cynthia Alexander, Debbie Berman, Jennifer Gilmer, Barbara Posey, Sara Gar- rott, Robin Magruder, Sadelle Johnson, Margaret Gibson, Susan Hartung, Jackie Warden, Grace Bar- The Voices Murrah Singers, a fifty-seven voice choir carefully selected by di- rector Barbara Massey was an orga- nization widely acclaimed for its ex- cellent musicianship. In their daily practices, Singers strove for perfec- tion from the beginning of school un- til Class Day. The busiest part of the concert season was Christmas time, when the Singers performed at lun- cheon clubs, shopping malls, City Hall, Whitfield State Hospital, and even on TV. The annual Christmas Candlelight Concert, given at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church and at the school, was one of the most im- portant events of the year, and moved many to tears. When spring came, Mrs. Massey led her group to district and state competition, in which the Singers al- ways excelled. Selected members also sang in the All-City Choral Fes- tival on February 22. Singing Valen- tines and church concerts once again brought the Singers into the public eye. The most eagerly anticipated event of the spring, however, was the traditional trip to Gatlinburg, Ten- nessee. Four days were packed with bus trips, shopping, mountain climb- ing, swimming, and singing. At the end of the year, as always, the group separated, but in their hearts, they would always remain Murrah Sing- inger, Gwen Miller, Jan McDonnieal, Cordelia Dou- zenis, Leigh Bailey, co-treasurer, ITHIRD ROW2 lshia Chapman, Robert Smith, tenor section leader, David Hall, Dennis Smith, Gary Parrish, Eddy Waller, Kelly Wallace, Warren Tate, Houston Wells, president, Rob Weaver, baritone section leaderg Mi- chael Jabaley, John Ratliff, Danny Rainey, CFOURTH ROWJ Grant Nooe, Steve Goodman, Ben Peeler, Boty McDonald, Eddie Elward, Carneal Chambliss, Ricky Denson, Allen Phares, bass section leaderg Keith Winstead, Daniel Holmes, Bernard Lu- cas, and Tim Gilmore. CTS. Singersf67 "Would you please restate the mo- tion . . . Point of information . . . I sec- ond the motion . . . Please give commit- tee reports in full Mr. Chairman ..." These phrases drifted from the audio-visual room once a week when the student council conducted meet- ings. Activities of the council, a govern- ing body of representatives from each class, began during the summer, when Houston Wells, student body president attended a National Leadership Train- ing Center at Indiana University. Mi- chael VanVelkinberg and Houston at- tended the Southern Association of Student Councils in Hickory, North Carolina, in October. As the Christmas season approached, 68 Student Council, Mayor's Youth Council, ESSA Representatives the council collected items for donation to the Good Samaritan Center, and sold Christmas wrapping paper. The Mayor's Youth Council, made up of representatives from each of J ackson's seven high schools, met every two weeks with Mayor Dale Danks, to discuss issues concerning young people. They actively participated in the cam- paign for the Fourth District Congres- sional position by providing a forum for the candidates to air their opinions. Democrat John Hampton Stennis, Re- publican J on Hinson, and Independents Evan Doss and Mary Maxey answered questions submitted by members of the council concerning such issues as edu- cation, taxation, ecology, and the ERA. In the November election, John Hinson defeated John Hampton Stennis by a two-to one majority. Hinson took over the Congressional seat vacated by Thad Cochran, who was elected the first po- pularly elected Republican Senator from Mississippi in a hundred years. The Emergency School Assistance Act Committee, sponsored by Mrs. Louise Owens, was balanced by race, sex, and class. ESAA,s projects in '78- '79 included cleaning the patio, estab- lishing a tutorial program among stu- dents, and raising money for cold water fountains in the building by selling graduation telegrams. Mayors Youth Council members are: fFRONTj Pa- tricia Hodges, Shannon Dortch, Tonya Thomas, and KTOPQ Ricky Denson. Not pictured is Cathye Ross. ESAA Committee members are: IFRONTQ Ethel Mills, Tricia Freeman, Debbie Berman, Sandra Till- man, Bill Hetrick, ISECOND ROWQ Alisa Wilson, Michael VanVelkinberg, Jodi Marks, David Moore, lTHIRD ROWj Mark Rigsby, Steve Goodman, Ruby Ellis, sponsor Mrs. Louise Owens, fTOP ROWJ Gwen Miller and Carneal Chambliss, K1 Coke adds life to the PTSA spaghetti supper as stu- dent council member Kathy Weidert makes a sale. Student Council members are: IFRONT ROWJ Ishia Chapman, Tricia Freeman, Michael Jabaley, Leisa Mikles, vice-presidentg Terri Kelly, secretary, Michael VanVelkinberg, reporter, Houston Wells, president, Michelle Miggins, Carneal Chambliss, parliamentariang ISECOND ROWJ Margaret Gib- son, Vicki Sallis, Carney Stevens, Debbie Berman, Sandra Tillman, Tammy Plummer, Jacqueline Braddy, Diane Powell, Cathye Ross, Alisa Wilson, ITHIRD ROWj Patricia Hodges, Pam Hardy, An- gela Clark, Sara Henderson, Kay lee, Menoo Sek- hon, Jodi Marks, KFOURTH ROWj Carey Junior, Kenneth McDonald, Gwen Davis, Ruby Ellis, Gwen Miller, Sadelle Johnson, Kathy Reidert, and Dennis Holloway. Student Council Mayor s Youth Council ESAAX69 70fJHSfJCL Junior Classical League members are: CFRONT ROWj Nancy Robertson, Bill Hetrick, Tricia Mur- phy, Lyn Denson, Kandye Jones, ISECOND ROWQ Rebecca Harris, Robin Magruder, Kim Felts, Julie, Kemberling, Leigh Bailey, ITHIRD ROWQ Hunter Gibson, Tony Slawson, David Moore, and Donald Pettit. Junior Classical League members are: KFRONT ROWQ Valerie Brown, Jackie Warden, Cathye Ross, Alisa Wilson, ISECOND ROWQ Michelle Leavell, Susan Chestnut, Kim Hardy, Carneal Chambliss, Melanie Carroll, KTHIRD ROWj Larry Slaughter, Doug Hutcherson, Billy Franklin, Maxwell Smith, IFOURTH ROWQ Robbie Coatsworth, and Terry Addy. Junior Classical League members are: I OPPOSI TE PAGE TOP LEFTQ IFRONTROWQ Margaret Gib- son, Tricia Freeman, Carolyn Weathersby, Vickie Burns, Gwen Davis, ISECOND ROWj Sarah Lee, Jay Farmer, Sylvia Harris, KTHIRD ROWj Ken Oldfield, Scott Rawlings, Jim Slater, Houston Wells, and Carney Stevens. Junior Classical League members are: I OPPOSI TE PAGE TOP RIGHTQ IFRONT ROWj Rhonda Burt, Daniel Holmes, Cordelia Douzenis, Allen Phares, Karen Evers, KSECOND ROWJ Becky Hutchison, Carey Young, Sammie Bratton, Kim Smith, Bernard Wolfe, ITHIRD ROWj Pam Till- man, Jeff Foster, Wesley Brown, Melvin Leflore, and Nora Chapman. 1 D is W Latina est mortua non! So pro- claimed Magister and the Junior Clas- sical League. JCL attempted to en- hance student knowledge of Greek and Roman culture, and to encourage the study of Latin. Jim Barfield, alias "Ma- gister" organized and directed "Pyra- mus and Thisbe" and "The Plight of Pandora", two skits taken from mytho- logy, which were presented at junior high schools throughout the city. JCL, led by co-presidents Carneal Chambliss and Boty McDonald, held the tradition- al talent show, slave auction, and Ro- man banquet in April. "Those who do not know history are doomed to repeat it." This awesome Junior Historians are: 'IFRONT ROWj Ishia Chap- man, Angela Clark, Boty McDonald, Nancy Rob- erts, Mary Powel Jabaley, Allen Phares, Vanessa Wilson, David Richards, Jennifer Gilmer, Debbie Berman, Ricky Denson, ISECOND ROWj Cathye Ross, Alisa Wilson, Reggie Blackman, Patricia Hodges, Richard Watts, Daniel Holmes, Tricia Free- man, Michael Jabaley, Carolyn Weathersby, Kelly Wallace, Robin Magruder, Leslie Jordan, Leigh Bai- ley, KTHIRD ROWQ Bill Hetrick, Michael VanVel- kinberg, Tonya Thomas, Sheila Patton, Pat Jacobs, Jan McDonnieal, John Ratliff, Missy Nevins, Rob Weaver, Margaret Gibson, Carol Marks, Kathy Wei- dert, Mrs. Diane Canterbury, sponsorg and Karen Evers. Historians and Romans possibility was averted by the Junior Historical Society, whose purpose was to promote and ensure an interest in history. The Murrah chapter of this no- torious organization, led by Kelly Wal- lace, president, Mary Powel Jabaley, vice-presidentg and Margaret Gibson, secretary, has strived since its inception to preserve a respect for things histori- cal, such as its sponsors. It also pro- duced four of the five winners of the 1978 state Junior Historical Society es- say contest: Kelly Wallace, second, Mary Powel Jabaley, third, Julie Kem- berling, fourthg and Carolyn Weath- ersby, fifth. These students devoted April 15, 1978, to attending the JHS convention at Florewood Plantation in Greenwood. The most important event of the year was the observance of William Belton Murrah Day with a dignified graveside ceremony. This ceremony was conduct- ed by Tracy Bell Cwho since moved to Missourij J and Missy Nevins. In late 1978, at a dignified candlelight ceremo- ny, Missy delegated the responsibility of William Belton Murrah Day to ju- niors Lelie Jordan and Michael Van- Velkinberg, who continued the tradi- tion with a similarly dignified graveside ceremony on May 11, 1979. JHSfJCLf71 72fDECA Love those freebies! Annette Bouldin reaches into a DECA goody bag given to participants in the District Officers workshop at the Career Development Cen- ICF. fi sl LK ML ,cw-" Q, l DECA members are: IFRONT ROWQ Tricia Freeman, Lyn Den- son, Nancy Robertson, Kandye Jones, Linda Kearney, Carolyn Weathersby, Carol Marks, Annette Bouldin, Margaret Gibson, Tracy Dubreville, KSECOND ROWJ Scott Rawlings, Becky Hutchison, Rufus Burks, Kim Felts, Anna Claire Ford, Linda Franklin, Mindy Geiger, Dona Luckey, Vernada Davis, Sylvia Har- ris, ITHIRD ROWj Vicki Sallis, Terry Addy, Eddy Waller, non- member, Vickie Burns, Jackie Warden, Winky Lockhart, Joyce Hill, Michael Gater, KFOURTH ROWQ Jim Slater, Bill Hetrick, non-member, Grant Nooe, Barbara Posey, Eliza Shearry, Beverly Johnson, Costella Jenkins, Vanissa Sampson, IFIFTHROWQ Mrs, Joan T. Bat, Bao Nguyen, J.C. Johnson, Barry Kynerd, Paul Smith, Susan Levy, William Tate, Christy Kirkwood, ISIXTH ROWQ Thomas Wells, Gwen Davis, Houston Wells, Carney Stevens, Tim Gilmore, Thalia Sanders, Glenda Johnson, and Harold Gater. f will . M 32. discusses officers workshop State of Distributive Edu- Joan Bat, Murrah sponsor. 19" to patients at the home. Retail in Detail "Have you finished that display?" "The channel of distribution reports are due tomorrow." DECA members stud- ied all aspects of retailing. Composed of Sales and marketing students, the MHS Distributive Education Clubs of Amer- ica chapter participated in workshops, fundraising events, District, and State competition. The annual installation and initiation banquet was held November 7 at the Western Sizzlin Steak House. Carolyn Weathersby, District I State Vice- president, installed newly-elected offi- cers, and chapter President, Linda Kearney, initiated the new members. Fourteen Murrah DECA students competed against other schools in Dis- trict I at Hinds Junior College, Febru- ary ll. Murrah had five winners: Vicki Sallis, third place in Food Service, Nancy Robertson, second place in Ap- parel and Accessories, Linda Kearney, second place, Finance and Credit, and Susan Levy, first place, Apparel and Accessories. They competed in the state convention at Biloxi in April. "Would you like an apple?" Tricia Freeman offers Christmas cheer to a woman at the Lakeland Nurs- ing home. DECA members carried Christmas favors "And my brand of shoes is Connie!" Tracy Dubre- ville shows the third period Sales and Marketing class her Channel of Distribution report. DECAf73 Welcome to NHS, Pearl. President Carol Marks address the initiates of the Pearl High School Na- tional Honor Society chapter. Don 't drop those cookies! Reginald Blackman grabs some cookies while Kelly Wallace tries to steady the tray at the Pearl Public Library. ----r------The Shhhhhhh . . . Intellectuals at work! The scene was Northside, Millsaps, Belhaven, Main, Murrah - any library in the Jackson area. A certain group frequented these places regularly, seek- ing information for various term pa- pers, essays, projects, and a quiet place to study. They had two things in com- mon -they were scholars and Nation- al Honor Society members. The National Honor Society was es- 74fNat1onal Honor Society tablished to promote scholarship, ser- vice, leadership, and character. It re- quired each member to have a B+ average in all academic subjects. Al- though the society elected officers at the beginning of the year, it did not initiate new members fjuniorsj until after semester grades were issued in February. On November 21, Murrah's chapter responded gallantly to Pearl High chulars ----------- School's request for assistance and con- ducted the initiation of members and officers of the newly-formed Pearl chapter. The ceremony was held after the story hour in the Pearl Public Li- brary, and was followed by a reception. Back in the city limits, the adventurous Carol Adams, sponsor, led her group to Wendy's for lunch, and then guarded them from the perils of Riverside Park's Nature Trail. - What should I eat next? Eating at Wendy's is one of thc ways National Honor Society member Leisa Mi- 1 kles relaxes after a meeting. Q Watch your step! National Honor Society sponsor, Mrs. Carol Adams enjoys the group's trip to the Nature Trail. National Honor Society members are: IFRONT ROWQ Kelly Wallace, treasurerg Leisa Mikles, vice- presidentg Cordelia Douzenis, secretary, Carol Marks, presidentg Sara Henderson, reporterg CSEC- OND ROWj Rob Weaver, Mary Powel Jabaley, Angela Clark, Cathye Ross, Kathy Weidert, fTHIRD ROWj Vicki Sallis, Margaret Gibson, Sheila Hudson, Reggie Blackman, and Patricia Hodges. National Honor Societyj75 vefiwr.. mrs Theta ww-iq "These math people are so sIoppy!"MA9's librarian, Robin Magruder, is kept busy with the "library" in the back of Mrs. Tramel's room. Oh, it works! Jana Stroh is pleasantly surprised by the success of the computer program run by Mu Alpha Theta member Angela Clark. -i .a Members of Mu Alpha Theta in 1978-79 are IFRONT ROWQ President, Patricia Hodgesg Vice- president, Rob Weaver, Secretary, Kathy Weidertg Treasurer, Boty McDonald, Historian, Cordelia Douzenisg Librarian, Robin Magruderg Reporter, Mary Powel Jabaleyg KSECOND ROWQ Sheila Hudson, Angela Clark, Lisa Garner, Nancy Robert- son, Sara Henderson, Susan Hutchinson, CTHIRD ROWJ Carol Marks, Rebecca Harris, Juli Jochim- sen, Leslie Jordan, Kelly Wallace, Margaret Gibson, Terri Kelly, Debbie Berman, Diane Powell, Sponsor, Mrs. Pauline Tramelg IFOURTH ROWQ Bill He- trick, Jeannette Prince, Don Christy, Reginald Blackman, Sara Garrott, Michael Jabaley, Nancy Roberts, and John Ratliff. ll hired Think math! 7 What club captured its fifth consecutive state title in 1978? The club that was named by the Greek letters "Mu", "Al- pha", and "Theta" The chief require- ments for membership were two or more final A's and no grade lower than B in math, and a B average in other courses. On October 30, 17 students were initiat- ed into the society at the Western Sizzlin Steak House, bringing the total member- ship to 34. Mrs. Pauline T ramel, sponsor, promoted many of the annual club activi- ties, the first of which was Think Math Week, observed with posters and a bulletin during the week of October, 23 - Novem- ber 3. Another event was the Mississippi College Math-Science Fair, held on ,Feb- ruary 2. Participants included Sara Gar- rott, Sara Henderson, Sheila Hudson, Mary Powel Jabaley, Michael Jabaley, Robin Magruder, Carol Marks, Rob Weaver, and Kathy Weidert. Five of these students took the 1 math test, with Rob Weavers, Mary Powel Jabaley, Michael Jabaley, and Sara Henderson placing in the top 1075. These four also composed the Quiz Bowl team. , Mary Powel Jabaley -served as state vice-president ofthe organization until her term ended on March 31, the second day of the state convention. Held in Biloxi, Mississippi, it was an opportunity to com- bine scholasties with recreation, and to es- cape the 'monotonous routine of school. Intellectuals ofthe year. National Merit Fina- list Rob Weaver, National Achievement Fina- list Richard Watts, and National Merit Fina- lists Sara. Henderson and Mary Powel J abaley pose for the camera. fABOVE,l What a pain! Addressing newsletters to all 32 chapters of Mississippils Mu Alpha Theta is just another chore for State Vice-president Mary Powel Jabaley.' National MeritfNational Achievement Finalists, Mu Alpha Theta 77 elt-Right elt ' Future military personnel- unite! Students who appreciated military disciplineg students who want- ed to learn first-aid or marksmanshipg students who liked to drillg and students who enjoyed wearing uniformsg these were the members of the Reserve Officers Training Corps. Since its inception in 1977, ROTC doubled in size, registering 159 first, second, and third-year cadets. These were inspired by the success of last year's batallions, which com- bined with Callaway to win first place in the city's annual Formal Inspection. Cadets sold MHS litterbaskets to raise money for a military ball to be held at the end of the year. ROTC Staffincludes: Willie Brinson, J.C. Johnson, Larona Armstrong, Bill Hetrick, Bill West, and Chris Mize. vw' Silent observer. Sgt Jimmie Rhodes stands in the background as ROTC group pictures are made rsfizorc Company A cadets are: IFRONTQ Ronnie Evans, Vickie Burns, ISECOND ROWJ Lee Johnson, Mi- chael Hatchett, KTHIRD ROWQ Hattie Jones, Glen- da Milton, Jimmie Gater, Mary Thomas, Elaine Thomas, Lorener Byrant, Darrell Chambers, IFOURTH ROWJ Francina Case, Lee Barnes, Yvonne Grant, Frank Michael, Stephanie Butler, Brenda Lewis, Fred Armstrong, IFIFTH ROWJ Al- len Young, Anthony Phillips, Lonnette Stubbs, Be- verly Washington, Sharon Parker, Shirley Harring- ton, Charlie Fields, and Douglass Hutcherson. Company B cadets are: IFRONTJ Kenneth Mosley, ISECOND ROWJ Betty Gibson, Bruce McFicld, Cheryl Clerk, Dwayne Taylor, Jeannie Ross, ITHIRD ROWJ Regina Henderson, Judy Hornsby, Tommie Johnson, Iris Crumbly, Saundria Evans, IFOURTH ROWQ Jessie James, Don Montgomery, Diane Tucker, Carrie Williams, Jacklyn Oscar, IFIFTH ROWJ Lula Clincy, McArthur Russell, Tracey Holmes, Angela Robinson, Christy Ander- son, and Hules McDougles. CompanyCcadets are: KFRONTQ Wendall Pickens, Gregory Pippins, Costella Jenkins, fSECOND ROWJ Voncilla Brown, Deborah Greer, Barbara Brooks, Laurie West, Rachel Lewis, Samuel Hill, Hosie Williams, Gentle Jackson, KTHIRD ROWj James English, Regina Green, Pierre Pryer, Marie Manning, Duncan Holmes, Samuel Finley, Tommie Course, Emma Caldwell, IFOURTH ROW1 Joann Wilkerson, Linda Peels, Willie Jackson, Callie Braggs, Kenneth Randolph, Leache Jacobs, KFIFTH ROWJ Cynthia Sutton, Deborah Hatchett, Anita Rogers, Danny Carlisle, Bertha Teague, and Gwen Maberry. Company D cadets are: KFRONTJ Dexter Myles, ISECOND ROWJ Evelyn Hatchett, Lynn Bell, Claude Win, Marilyn Greenfield, Walter James, Lo- retta Thomas, Ronnie Ashford, Vickie Payton, Tonya Rawls, Gloria Barnes KTHIRD ROWJ There- sa Harris, Jean Anderson, Lynn Perkins, Helen Tea- gue, Reginald Wilson, Shirley Nichols, Betty Car- lisle, Gerald Jones, Cynthia Williams, KFOURTH ROWQ Jacqueline Williams, Sandra Thomas, Gary Ratcliffe, Ann Banks, Kim Sibbie, Marvin Henson, Comolita Catchings, Durfie Burns, KFIFTH ROWQ Marion Brooks, Sylvester Course, Doris McLin, Roosevelt Fleming, Gretchen McGruder, Sammy Trotter, Rose Gill, Cathy Fields. ROTCX79 on ft The Repur ers "Where's that story? . . . I can't'find the headline! . . . Here, take this to the printers. I-Iurry!!!" Although the production of the Hooibeat, the school newspaper, was not always that hectic, it was, neverthe- less, a challenging task to mass produce the publication for over A900 students and teachers. It tooktan energetic staff l headed byyeditors, Linda Kearney and Kathy Weidertg and .sponsor Kay Baines to produce each edition of the paper. t p Several new features were added to 80f Hoofbeat Hoofbeat' during the current year. "Spotlight," which focused on two out- standing seniors inaeach issue, replaced the "Beauty andpBeau"2colu1nn. Some issues also featured reviews' of coming events, such fasf musicals - and s"Laser- ockf' a muslcaiflight show, The staffs pooled its wit to produce a especial April Foolfs Daylissiie which included some tongue-in cheeky artielesjabout members of the student body jandffaculty. Sue-y G6SSfl1l'ilfCIIlS'Sl1Ch'3.S ffmental meanderf llo y izngsl' and Mnews lhriefs? werei,retained.s Financialldifficulties forced the staff . diligently each month to produce the to charge for subscriptions for the first timein twotyears. The cost -4 81.00 for eightsissues -- however, was a small price to pay for school news. The staff spearheaded two ad sales drives on March 6Qandt 8,to raise extra funds for the paper and promote staff unity. l 'Allsmall portion of the staff worked final editiong Often the members workeduntil the wee hours of the morn-e ing to meet a deadline, but the results were worth sit --e a paper the entire Ilooibeat staff could be proud of. The makings ofa Hne artist. Hoofbeat staffer Karen Warding offwithdrawalsymptoms. With her M 8: M Evers daydreams and doodles during Journalism fix, Mrs. Baines can conduct business as usual. C1258- ........ 3 'N-nm ..,. N l Hoofbeaf staffers are KFRONT' RDWQ Bnty Me- Dnnald sports editor Ricky Briggs layout editor' Sara Garret: business manager Tom Kelly news editor' Linda Kearney Kathy Welders co editors Mark Rxgsby feaxure editor fSECl'0ND ROWQ Dennis Holloway, Storu-me Minniefwld Pam Hardy Lyn Benson Casreila Jenkins Deborah Greer, KT!-IIRD ROW1.ll1lae Kemerlmg, Kris Kellogg copy editor Gwen Davis. Juanita Brendan Joseph Smith fFOURTHROWjCnrdbl1a Deuzems Tonya Them as Girls sports editor Lmsa MHQIBS, Pat Jacobs fiFIFTH ROW? Ron Bill, advertising manager Rub. err Bowman Kenneth Oldfield Gary Silberman Harald Gator an edrtor Mrs Kay Bames sponsor David Hall Michelle Mrggms, Islam Chapman, Lau ne Wesg Tracy Michael and David Richards A,.A. - .. ., L.,. .,., ,,.. 5 l,..V , H . ,Ll Vg? . ,933 ., . .V .ms .. ff- . M w S . JA,i , A : sw " gggf -5' M " I ' T f . J, .x..., A , .W . VA XV.A. . k. ,,tA ,ft V.,, ...L , l .,.L.,. - if 6, W , ,. ,... . V, V nk.A if VL,L 5 r. V, Qi, 5,.i.,,...,, .Y .VA. , rx. .L.. :M wie, ,fn -. ,, , .gint i. aj V. 7. y f .1 .Ci ., wi- r- NM 5 -.tj 'A . E ,,.. - . .5 , .z ..,. , V. K, ww Q- 2 gs: 7 ,- .gwuw A vga Q Hoofbcatf8l 82 f Rckume' 'ef N fily 2, 3 p7cas to 'tant qditor, gtruggle with class layouts. Anytbmg you want dana today farget it I haverfi finnshed last week yet" Edstar Margaret Gxbson t ,A . K kk k'r, V kr.,' - A. , , Yf plifieg thexatxitude pf Rqsumqstqff dmjing thglframic last days of production , W I gm 'ff' f Sl j ig ::- 5 J f :ii 1 -fiy . " t 'iii ,A "x z: ft if L,,, A ' H ' KLEFTQ explains layouts to feature editor Becky Hutchison and Ishia Chapman, ,A newsboy cap is appropriate. Copy editors Allen Phares and Mary Powel Jabaley have a consultation about some copy that desperately needs editing. "It's not as difficult as it looks!" Mrs. Hardy . MRNXMAL: till he Une! Copy! Layouts! Captions! Deadlines! When one walked by room 119 during fifth period, these words often floated out. After a trip to Yearbook Camp sponsored by Graduate Supply House, in early June, Mrs. Linda Hardy, Margaret Gibson, and Cordelia Douzenis returned to Jackson dreaming of an All- American annual. They infectedthe staff with their enthusiasm, and several summer meetings were held to work or to socialize, Nevertheless, a lot of work accumulated over the summer and during the fall, so a desperate effort was required to develop and print all the pictures, write and edit all the copy, and lay out every single page. D Funds were also a problem. The price of the annual was 38.50 for the third consecutive year but inflation drove the production costs so high that money donat- ed by patrons was insufficient to cover the cost. The feature pageant a traditional fund-raising activity was produced by feature editor Becky Hutchison on December 7. Although the pageant was a success, the business manager, Kelly Wallace, was frustrated in many of his money-making attempts, which were too often vetoed by school authorities. One successful activity was the selling of bumper stickers that read, MHS +- We re still the One For the most part, however the staff concentrated on selling the annuals ordered to raise the rest of the required sum. As deadlines loomed ever nearer, aesmall portion of the staff rallied to produce and mail the l978-79 Resume, proving that even in times of stress MHS is Still the One! The 1978 79 Resume staff consists of UCNEELINGJ Kelly Wal lace Margaret Gibson Becky Hutchison Mary Powell Jabaley CSECOND ROW! Rob Young Debbie Berman Alisa Wilson I THIRD ROWjShe1la Hudson Cathye Ross Ishia Chapman .lenrnfer Farmer Bill Hetrick IFOURTH ROWj Tricia Freeman Sara Henderson Houston Wells Julia Weaver Robert Smith fFIFTHROWjR1cky Denson Jan McDonn1eal David Hall Kaye Lee Jodi Marks Sara Garrett Carol Marks KSIXTH ROWJ Reggie Blackman Carneal Chambhss Pamela Hodges Judy Hornsby INUT PICTURI-3Dj Cordelia Douzems Boty Mc Donald Allen Phares Michael .labaley Vicki Salhs and Susan Hutchinson s t Q v s 4 9 . . 1 .4 .. 9 s 4 . s . - . 66 9 S9 Q 5 . . Q a 4 1 , , 9 . I A . 1 r 1 1 v . 1 s o 'K K 1 1 s a 1 C 1 ,A s 1 n s . . . . 9 3 l 0 S 9 . 9 . . .v v S .. a s 9 " o v 1 v fthe iterary inds 5 f i wJ Q, . liz Q P iiifsi Qgfiiem?i61?S5i2QEQi661 ithi? Q f ihii'?1 'edif6li'6f 136: Pldiaddsj , Mn QtEff g4 fq 4Q 5A A f' 1 L- Y Vi? ' ' 5 i z In 5. Kgyziigf L, ,kg-Q4 Q1A,'.,7L,f4f-:, v . 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Quzll JZ Scroll members are: IFRONT ROWj Regi- nald Blackman, President Kathy Weidert, Linda Kearney, Leisa Mikles, ISECOND ROWQ Carol Marks, Cordelia Douzenis, Sara Henderson, Pat Ja- cobs, Mary Powel Jabaley, Sponsor Mrs. Kay Baines, ITHIRD ROWQ Boty McDonald, Vicki Sal- lis, Becky Hutchison, Tonya Thomas, Margaret Gib- son, Terri Kelly, Sheila Hudson, and Allen Phares. Quill 8: Scroll, Pleiadesf85 Sports -- that which diverts makes mirth, a pasti or pleasan Whether it was a pigskin pads, a basketball i backboard, or a base' and bat, no matter the wean or the ii Murrah athletes excel The 1978-79 Murrah athi inherited a reputat for winning. He or she ' COC had bred contempt the competit Familiarity with superio: ' i l Wearers of the blue and si uniforms were decora many times, individuall Sports produced other quali than competitio y 2 as a squ 1 n develol leadership, character, 2 provided motivation for ' student Pride dominated the athl bo e scene at Murrahg a u whether the contest was . or lc the participants and the fz keenly felt and projected 1 ' l ' S ' l 1 image t MH Stil O Bombs away. Eddie Elward practices long snaps dur- ing pre-game warmup. 86fSports Division V . . WA, ,WJ- Footballs Weeds L i tas The 1978 Murrah football team discovered that an oblong pigskin does not always bounce true. With many returning lettermen from the previous year's championship club, hopes were bright and optimism abounded. Coach Freddie Lee seemed to be in command of a talent-laden squad that was favored to retain its Capital Zone crown. Summer train- ing, which focused on weight-lifting and physical conditioning, aroused within the squad an enthusiasm that was heightened by the opening victory over Provine, 5-0. Settin' 'em down. Senior QB Bernard Lucas checks Provine's defensive alignment. Barking orders. Middle linebacker Dale Howard re- lays defensive instructions to team members on the field. "1 ara? g,,.Lz, ' 1 I ' E V' 1 K . 4... W , 44 .. 3. in ,swple ,, dz , ,if K ,. Y . . , ,v.y. fins .. 52, W as 1, s.uW.:,w. . ey. ,. as : Q Q, A. f , ' ,az-f"1'tf . - '. 11 i n f' -' -- 0 'V Q1 ' AV . 1 f' ' W f i VV fair-.grid-w f4,f1.,i, ,,,He V QM. , . 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The first road trip was unsuc- cessful, for the team was ambushed by Moss Point 21-0. Quarterback Bernard Lucas took con- trol in the fifth contest of the season as he tallied three touchdowns in a 19-7 con- quest of the Wingfield Falcons. With the confidence of an eight-game Capital Zone winning streak, the Stangs invaded the den of the Jim Hill Tigers. It was a mistakeg the chain was broken abruptly by a last- second field goal and the Tigers' 3-0 victo- ry. God Save the Queen. The Murrah defense looks for someone to intimidate. A sweep forglory. Robert Collins runs into unfriend- ly numbers against Lanier. Studying the game. Bernard Lucas hopes for a chance to play. 0.42. ...,. C 5 V A i if 1 B,-1 t f- K X' S . ,. - eww. A. . ii .v p ' .. K 1 , at WM' . yy.. T 5 gxgy gggyg g . 'W"""'f Q " 1 rsrc r ,i a l -Q r r an H Vrvg W i . I ...kk VV I I ,W . 'rr .A ,,y, . . M 2 90 f Football H ,L,, If ., ,q 4' Y ' nf' f., mmf at , ' ,Ju :W ,V x . V , awe . ,f ff V.. N1 Q. f ,hu ff ri at A f at o 5 QX ' if' Troubled observers -Coaches Lee and Smith aren't sure they like what they see on the football field. Mother, may I? Center Scott Rawlings anticipates the offensive team's return to the field. Stop the train! Bernard Lucas, CABOVE LEFTj Mustang quarterback, asks that the referee end "this infernal routing" with a time-out. Gridiron Si fy Footballf9l Rum Fora wi ht? Trying the point. Greenwood place kicker gets one past the Mustangs' forward wall. - .vm- Homecoming followed, the Bulldogs of Greenwood invaded. The Mustangs were led by defensive stalwarts Dale Howard and Ronald Cooper, who each scooped up a loose ball and galloped for a touchdown. The victory was preserved in a thrilling overtime by an interception that held the score to 20-14. A 13-7 win at Forest Hill followed as Hosie Williams returned an interception for a touchdown. 6 1 A second trip to the coast spelled defeatg .V a humiliating loss to the Biloxi Indians, T iysg pg V" . 35-0. The final contest of the season, , T if . 1-jx. ' against rival Callaway, determined the " 1 0 at J K city champion. Thus, a 10-7 loss to the A A 1 , W Chargers relegated the Murrah squad to f .Y f .-,,t"i second place, and a final record of 5 wins , gf , s 5 M, .3055 .1 5 1 'Y -f 'i t at if , 41 an OSSCS. , .,,-Av V iq' - , R53 Q .1 ' , r., 2 A needed pit stop. Bruce McField limps off the field .- 4'?"" 3 ., A with assistance from Coaches Heidelberg and Smith 'Q 'T' ' 'ili I Q l ie n '- . 'fsf wi' f after getting "his bell rung." L . . Q , " ,gl f'. Q 1 X p K vig , VV . v . Mn, , Challenge - The Mustang defense is ready to take i f --tv ,.,l a wfzfazy' QQ-Q... ' ' on any opposition. ' A " " ' ' ' A ' 92fFootball """'N0'-as-Q .,.t 1. hnr"' ,pw ,. if ' 'N in- Vi l9Qivl-946.5 X I KJ., QA 'mb We www ,, L . . V 8 diff' First down, ten to go. The offiggitsive linelanticipates ' i V , V' V V' i LV'V! A" 'L" Ai. ,, the snap. J m K K The Pacer. Coach Lee KTOP R1GHTj anxiously After the fact. At game's end, the scoreboard awaits the outcome of overtime play. fRIGHTj often disguises thc victory. Footballf93 Miss Carol Roulette, assisted by student teacher Miss Linda Cobb coached the Softball team to four victories in the 1978- 79 season. When opposing Callaway, the girls played their best games. In the first contest, the team lost to the rival orange squad by a scant point. The outcome was reversed in the second encounter as the Mustangs arrived on top by one point in 5 . J. K xy, I swag. Y A - . -z - x .. f 44? r. ft , . A if .. 5 rw ' Mi If A f ' y 4115 Q45 ff!-,E Q-gfff ts. fl, .. s . 14910 xi fa 5 4 s f in : . if ffffa V mn 'XF " X. I f fit p . ' the final' tally. Unfortunately, the team is was plagued by a lack of unity and team T a y work early in the season which resulted in 1 53:64 Q Q i s ,.,- p, .mari it if r some losses. - as-3 . . ..... ...s Q, we ' , 4 fs, PM l gtg, 'Y I 'X 1 K- , xg 1 f 5 O- W. my -5 f' , M ft' 4' Q? .44 be 3? 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'f ,, -1 , st ag. . ali - gsg -g if .gr 2 iv - ,Tx C Tfilgjfj 4 C - 1,5 m ,-Q, gs. jf 'i fi Si J Hi it UWM sm 3' Y + , Members of the Softball Team are: IOPPOSITE PAGE - FRONT ROWQ Gloria Lewis, Betty Gib- son, Evelyn Hatchett, Deborah Hatchett, Cynthia Robinson, fSECOND ROWj Juli Jochimsen, Ve- ronica Harrison Vernada Davis ITHIRD ROWQ Coach Carol Roulette Fransha Young Glenda Johnson Tamora McDowell Laura Williams Jac- queline Bolls. Batter up, Connecting with an opposing delivery ' Glenda Johnson s main concern. .f x Softball: Diamond Camels Lil Bit. Evelyn Hatchett makes a break for home plate. f .ol in "' 2 A ,y . ggi t rvle. y Qt i z Q - '. 'arzm 4, M 55-ffl? ix V, Q3 ,, 51, , 1 ,M , fi 'lif e' iff : -' 5 iif1s?fi?'fE'.'7'lTl2i " 134 4' ' -,gs ,Q 1 1 Qongg.tulit1'ons. Cookie Bolls' teammateszappreciate 'her batting ability. C ,fr . . fw- if . W f' in A.. is A Softball f95 easilsfeite- lmu lml at Tin my Express All the way to State! For only the second time in the history of Murrah High School the Mus- tange basketball team, "The Pony Express," ad- vanced as far as the state championships in the Mississippi Coliseum. The path to such a destiny was rocky. The season opened with many uncertainties. Coach Orsmond Jordan, who had compiled a 139-51 record in his six previous seasons at Murrah, lost all six guards from last yearas team. Youth was yet another factor as four of the starting five were underclassmen with 6'3" Jack Lewis being the only senior. Questions were answered early as the Mus- tangs opened the schedule November 13 with a win over Port Gibson. The season did not end for another three and one-half months until a loss in the state tourney. After an early season overtime victory over rival Callaway the Pony Express seemed to be in a commanding role for the city title. The Mustangs, meanwhile, cap- tured the Warren Central Tournament Cham- pionship, and second place in the Jackson State Tip-Off Tournament. As the season progressed a mold developed. The team began to perform as a unit. Yet their play remained unpredictable. A smashing defeat of Lanier was followed by a crushing loss to Jim Hill in the coliseum. The Mustangs galloped to the finals of the Hinds County Tournament, a championship they had captured the four pre- vious years, only to be humiliated once again by Jim Hill. "Go get 'em boys, "Coach Orsmond Jordan and As- sistant Charles Dillon give instructions during a time- out. QTOPJ 96 fBasketball 411-34 W at ef 3 I .,.,,,,..m-ww 2,1125 aww' ga. A'Witt:-m.....m -e--.wMw.m-.aif..f MM.. . . . W waaeW,,,,, ..,,..........,, .... .. M... . ......... w........wa......,.. ,,,,,,..,. ...M ...I 'N f -W ....,....1.1.W..4..ar....w.f-,mWMwAww-W-fW""M ' ' .,,,..,pnud"""""' .f.,.wwAWMw,meMw Abra-cadabra, Donnell Alfeifs ' magic prior to a free throw attempt. , 5 , Qffakse my 3 , , if! , My iw I ,Q,,, If Q' W 'nl 1' ' 5 MY in it 1 'Nj 7, 3 i,'i, ww L s 1 ,A 'R 1459 , E' 4' fa -L , ' jf W Ql. ' ., , M Z , K - ,.,, 1 I f 4 at . mf if is 3 A QW, 3 'fu x I 'Q mia? yy J' 1 Quay tw 98fBasketball On your mark: Louis Gilbert fires up a jump shot as remaining team members rush to their position. Keep away. .lack Lewis and Donnell Allen appear to be playing a game with an opponent. UU th y it Sitieaiiteces A regular season victory over Forest Hill clinched the city championship and left the Mustangs with a 5-1 city slate after another one point loss to the Tigers of Jim Hill. An opening round loss to Lanier in the Capital Zone tourney seemed to foreshadow a short post-season life for the Blue and Silver roundballers but such was not the case, The Mustangs survived Sub-district play only to oppose Big Eight Champion Vicksburg in the opening round. After upsetting the Gators, and yet another victory over Callaway, the Mus- tangs stampeded past Jim Hill for the District Six AA Championship. The journey to the South State Finals in Brookhaven saw victories over Pascagoula and Jefferson County, setting the stage for the trip to the overall finals in the Mississippi Coliseum. An opening round loss to Horn Lake ended the Murrah basketball season with a 26-9 record. Many players received recognition for their efforts on various all-tournament teams, 6,7" Donnell Allen, junior standout, being the most decorated. Donnell led all Mustangs with 25.7 points and 16 rebounds per game while team- mates Darryl Johnson and Jack Lewis contri- buted 14 and ll each. Hmmm. Coach Orsmond Jordan ITOP RIGHTQ ponders strategy prior to a game. Basketballf99 thi ll5llFlb T i lllilalllirng Ladies The thrill of victory and the agony of defeat. Such could have easily been the motto of Coach Louis "Skin" Boetler and the 1978-79 Lady Mustang basketball team. The remains of the previous yearis city championship club were few and thus the burden of leading the girls fell squarely on the shoulders of 5'2" guard Sandra Shelton. Though the girls were successful in only two of twenty-one contests, the tiny playmaker Shelton proved it is the quality not the quantity that matters. Sandra averaged 17.5 points a game while leading the team. A young prospect emerged during the season in the person of Cathy Husband. Cathy contributed 12.5 points and 14 rebounds per out- ing. These two coupled proved to be the bulk of the offensive output. The thrill of the two victories was greatly exaggerated because of their rarity but each proved a point. The initial win over rival Callaway gave the team bragging rights while the final victory over Port Gibson came late in the year against a team that had defeated them earlier, thus a sense of accomplishment was gained. Though not entirely successful, the girls' basketball team still re- tained the major element in Murrah Athletics - Pride. Members of the Lady Mustangs are: CFRONT ROW1 Kim Smith, Rose Cavett, Jackie Braddy, Sandra Shelton, Rhonda Kyles, Kathleen Funchess, Brenda Minor, ISECOND ROWQ Cathy Husband, Joyce McLaurin, Jewelene Payton, Betty Gibson, Glenda Johnson, Coach Louis "Skin" Boteler, ITHIRD ROWj Beatrice Helm, Eliza Patrick, Se- lika Sweet, Mary Cavett, and Stephen Lee. Reboundf. Joyce McLaurin and Eliza Patrick strug- gle to recover the ball from city rival Jim Hill. ITOP RIGHTQ 100 Girls Basketball .Wm ,.. rg.- 3 Jw U V, qi., 5 fwfwllef' i C ff 2 i ef 4 ' 'W fi I i " 1 9+ at f ' Qa if -5 t iii if 4' .glvwlf Sink it!Joyce McLaurin launches a flight toward the ball as Sandra Shelton, Eliza Patrick, and Cathy Husband, lend a watchful eye. No immediate solution -Coach Boteler ponders the woes of his team. Brief Counsel. A team meeting is on the agenda during a time-out for the Lady Mustangs and Coach "Skin" Boteler. KBOTTOM R1GHTj Sharpshooter. Sandra Shelton grimaces after failing at a free throw attempt. 19 I fb, ,,., sw K V, ,gg Zi, - Q3 Qffigge l 4.331 4 Y 'His Girls' Basketballf l Ol Scveecera A Kick hi What is pressure? To Ron Dill, it's having to face five opponents, each of them trying to kick a soccer ball past him into the goal. Ron, a first-year player, stood up to this pressure twice during the season when a game was tied at the end of regulation play during two overtime periods. His courage was th characteristic of the whole team as the Mustangs, with a first-year coach, over- came many obstacles to finish the sea- son with eight wins, three losses, and the title of City Champs. Third in the league, their only losses were at the hands Cand feetj of Warren Central of Vicksburg, and St. Joe. Their semi-final SS opponent was St. Joe, who had beaten them 3-0 in regular season play. At the end of regulation time, the game was tied at 4-4 and went into overtime. Vi- chai Ampaipitakwong scored two goals to clinch the win, and set two league records. He had scored six goals in one game and twenty goals in the season. 102 fSoccer Soccer Team mcmbcrs arc: ISTANDlNGj Coach Steve Blum, Gary Siibcrmanq Alton Lum, Michacl Howard Pcavie, Maud DCICS Gober. water girl: I-C0 Jabalcy, William Tate, Mac McNease, Eric Watson, Love. Sara GHFTOU, milnagcfl Danny Blumenthal- and David Richards. Not pictured are: Trace Alston, John Ratliff, Lacey Morow, Rob Weaver, Ron Dill, Vichai Ampaipitakwong, WCS Brgwn, and Mary Grant Nooe, Toni Hourani, Eddy Waller, Jeff Rat- powel Jabaley, Water girl, liff, Marvin Watson, Bao Nguyen, IKNEELINGJ "Just one more tap and I'1I be at the g0al!" Trace Alston concentrates on his dribbling. Stride with pride! Mustang Leo Love brings the ball down the field to set up another play. Soccer f 103 TL WWW F t The final game was played against defending champion Warren Cen- tral. Although Murrah led 3-2, 30 seconds before the end of the game, Warren Central scored again to send the game into overtime. At 4-4, it was time for sudden death penalty kicks, and Warren Central scored on four of its five opportunities, winning the game and the tournament, 8-7. Although disappointed to be in sec- ond place, the soccer team had suc- ceeded to a degree far above that of any other team in Murrah,s five-year soccer history. "Mom's gonna have a duck!" Michael Jabaley, John Ratliff, and Leo Love hope that Tide gets out the dirt that soccer players get into. "Leo, it hurts right here when I run,"Trace Alston and Leo Love demonstrate the true spirit of team- work. 104 f Soccer Q.. -- ' 17 Unidentified flying object. But ifit "flies like a bird," "Look out goalie, here it comes!" Vichai Ampaipi- it's got to be Bao Nguyen. takwong, star forward, sets up another shot. I Tip-toe through the crabgrass. Toni Hourani sneaks Coffee, tea, or gawmde? Marvin Watson and Mi- up on the ball in a home game. chael Jabaley await half-time refreshment from wa- ter girl Mary Powel Jabaley. Soccer! 105 n-as-usiaw Two heads are better than one, or so it seemed to be for,the 1978 Murrah Tennis team and Coach Carol Roulette. Boys doubles team, Jay Wilson and Bobby Nevins, blazed a fiery path on their way to the championship of the Capital Divison of the Big Eight, District 6 AA, and a trip to the semiiinals of the over-all state finals. Each of the two possessed excellent skill at singles but decid- ed a combination would form a dynamic duo that was unstoppa- e As for the team on the whole a final record of six wins and three loses proved successful but a per fect slate was never possible as all losses were by a single point Coach Roulette a seven year vet eran of the Murrah net scene, has had much more talent on other squads but in this case proved her coaching abilities in her excellent guidance of the team throughout the year "f' Q mf X Harry, Curly, and . . . Bobby Nevins and Jay Wilson accept awards from Tennis Coach Carol Roulette. F e T rnlnnis Reiosqanleail Wi f 7 's..,,, Members of the tennis team are: KSECOND ROWJ Tom Stevens, Jack Harper, Bob- CFRONT ROWQ Frances Brown, Robin McKinley, by Nevins, Daniel Holmes, Marvin Jenkins, Wes Regina Green, Sara Henderson, Robin Magruder, Brown, Oscar Brookins, Anthony McNutt, Coach Sara Marks, Angela Clark, Crystal Tillman, Carol Roulette. Tennisf 107 Spmitngi Sp teilsa YVY II YQ5, C2llsmVlt13Q5,, With an inexperienced squad of 26 girls, Ms. Anna Woodson directed the 1978 Vol- leyball team to an eight-win, two-loss season while capturing the North Division Cham- pionship. Physical domination seemed to be the major ingredient in victory. The team developed a sense of intimidation over oppo- nents as they spiked their way to victory. Hustling extended almost to the point of lack of physical safety as many times the girls would dive toward the floor in an effort to save the point. The squad definitely proved its abilities. Capital Big Eight Medalist Ricky William and Coach Louis "Skin" Boteler guided the Mustang golfers to three first place and two second place finishes through a nine match slate. Though a young team, the five-man squad more than held its own during the yearis tournaments. Strength runs in numbers proved to be the case for Coach Jim Smith in 1978. The Girls' Track Team, with a total of 20 girls, ran, jumped, threw, and hurdled their way to nu- merous victories, the most prominent being in the Brookhaven Invitational. l08fVolleyball, Golf, And Track Members of the Golf Team are: IFRONT ROWJ Victor Evege, Van Jefferson, ISECOND ROWQ Louis James, Ricky Williams, Coach Boteler, Winfred Essix, and Michael Wells. J if N Members ofthe Volleyball Team are: IFRONT ROWJ Eliza Shearry, Sylvia Harris, Kim Smith, ISECOND ROWJ Vicky Burns, Glor Lewis, Doro- thy Ellis, Vernada Davis, Cynthia Robinson, Cynthia Darby, Juli Jochimsen, ITHIRD ROWJ John Shourts, manager, Kathy Funches, Gwen Collins, Benita Johnson, Vanessa O'Banner, Coach Anna Woodson, Sybil Gatlin, Jackie Bolls, Bobbette Hag- gard, Gwen Walker, and Jimmy Pickering, manager. Force Ten from Murrah, Juli Jochimsen's volleyball practices often require long hours after school. 2 F samssw lf . ra., ff 1 f Q V -A --3 . , Q - we K P565 '- 19 'K I- "sw so ' ' 153 . ' s , . L .M tire- si-t I K "' i v gal . wg: V Q s Q ,. K M, 5 ' L pk .sc ' " :, ' is . Members of the Girls ROWJ Alna O'Banner, Barbara Simmons, Sherlene Kyles, Verna Jackson, Annie Smith, Evelyn Hat- chett, Beverly McCarty, Linda Chase, Veronica Har' rison, ISECOND ROW2 Pam Tillman, Sue Johnson, Track Team are: KFRONT Cross-country conditioning. Getting himself in shape, Charles Harrisjogs briskly across the campus. Glenda Johnson, KTHIRD ROWQ Debbie Ford, Glenda Milton, Johnnie Gibson, Orlandcr Moore, Kathy Hughes, Betty Gibson, Stormmic Minniefield and Gail Lipscy. Volleyball, Golf 84 Trackfl09 4 wr eiseelbeallltg e is Inexperience proved to play a leading role in the fate as G9 . of the 1978 Murrah Baseball Team. The lack of players having experienced true game competition seemed to underscore all of the team's problems. Coach Doug Clanton and Assistant Charles Dillon directed the squad to a 4-15 record while enduring a rebuilding season. One bright light, in the person of Curtis Ford, shone constantly throughout the year for the Mustangs. Ford, a senior and three-year starter, became a mainstay at third base for the Stangs. His exceptional hitting and fielding provided incentive for the young Poines throughout the year. Ford's talent earned him such recognition as Mur- rah's Most Valuable Player, membership on numerous All-Star teams, and the opportunity to play college base- ball. ll0 Baseball -ft M54 : , ,115 Shape up.'Coach Doug Clanton delivers advice to an inexperienced Mustang bench. Pitch and Catch. Dwayne Wilson and Roger Winters fABOVEj plan a game with an opposing hitter. gs ., . ,E 5393. W Members of the Baseball Team are: CFRONT Lacey Hughes, Rogers Winters, Curtis Ford, Leo ROWQ Michael Hatchett, James Shariff, Ronnie Cook: ITHIRD ROW! Brian C00k, Coach Doug Andrrson, Johnnie Hatchett, Johnnie Proctor, Leon- CIHHIOH, LCC Johnson. Dwayne Wilson, Wardell ard Braddy, Robert Banyard, Sherick Davisg KSEC- Reed, Bernard LUCHS, J0hf1 BYOWU, Tl10m21S Wells, OND ROW1 Tracy Bell, Ron Dill, Keith Winstead, and Asst. COIlCh ChL1flCS Dilliam. delivery is Leonard Braddy. I can't stand here forever! Tcnscly anticipating the Fatllgued veteran. Catcher Rogers Winters IFAR LEFT1 strides back to the dugout for a brief rest. Keeping a watchful eye. Tommy Sawyer ILEFTQ guards first base against a steal. Baseballfl ll limitin g llmlllllllfa gg A Giv l Wait' Everybody got a chance. At least that was the idea. The gym coaches allowed each class to form a team for certain sports. The activities varied from football to volleyball as competition between fellow students was still the focus of attention. Victory became much more than coming out ahead, it meant bragging rights. Of course the uniforms were never the same, and the referees were a little rusty but a win was still a win. The high- light of the intramural season came during basketball season as the championship game was played before the student body. Intramural was definitely a key aspect of the sporting life at Murrah for anyone could be a star - just so it was during gym class. l I2 Intramurals if Q li' W , 4 I a vm, 'QQ E" 'T 42-S312 Fern :BQWQH S lietlsa Running, playing tennis, and throwing a frisbee -those were just a few of the ways Mustangs filled their spare time through- out the year. There was a definite trend toward the more sporty extra-curricular activities. No longer did the team "sports" apply only to athletes. It became associat- ed with a wide variety of people - young and old, teachers, and students. MHS shared in many popular fads, in- cluding jogging. Runners came from near and far to run the "Murrah Mile," and students running laps around the school became a familiar sight. The Ross Barnett reservoir was a popular watering hole for Mustangs who enjoyed sailing, skiing, and swimming, night and day. The sports "bug" caught on quickly and became an integral part of student life. Physical fit- ness was definitely a goal attained by many Murrahites through personal enjoy- ment and participation. l l4f Personal Sports The Metropolitan Opera Presents: Eddy Waller pre- pares to serve while vigorously exercising his vocal cords. W wma ..,.. K: ig- , esr1z:'e.J5,v- fs ' 'QQ--.fm-.13 ,,.W. 5, ,.. ,, . -,W 'z n wilf- ' if ,..d .1 I , if ef E it F X Q- if gfa, '... . -s . -.gafegngw .1 -- ., ,. +9 vi..- mg W 'ii T fl ' Q - V lr ' my 'Ulf' . . X snvbtmsv Vz' , L4 'Z K 7.3: Q ,,,.,-os!! 'bm 1 l FEES, - Gotcha! Lacey Morrow shows intense concentration while hitting a backhand. 0531 4 ..asJ.,M V A ,., ,M If Silver Streak. In her daily mile, BeolQf Hutchinson runs out her frustrations. , . .ll 5" f, U Q ntiii is at iii? .2 if if ft Q ,,,tUUYffwf 5, 'H ,L l ,, ., H 2 ' - , tg i..,-' , ' '15 1,1 li " " 'z Q V . 3 7.4 , . .,j?vFifpeZQf, . , -U-1 J,t,,,,f,I, . .. .. .1 'f , '45, " " Q-1 V 'ie ' ' if ML -,Q ag.- Just a few more feet. Selika Sweet is determined to make her first mile. Woodson's Angels. Cindy Crawley, Susan Levy, and Kandye Jones find jogging an easy way to escape gym class. 'H .A .vu .-A sf' L sf ,mi People are the persons belonging to a certain place, community, or class. It is people who lend character to their environment, and people who made MHS what it is -- a place where those from different communities and cultures meet and mingle, blend, clash and co-exist. Murrah encompassed many types, those who came to learn, those who came to socialize, and those who came merely to "congregate in the toilets." These people, wherever they went, or whatever they accomplished, in their own way declared MHS is Still the One! - - gs' M F Where were you in '79? Shoulder to shoulder stu- dents creep along the downstairs thoroughfare during class change. I l6f People Division x ..........r V... v-.- ....-..-...-- -- .. -Y --Y. v-W-W rw. ,-, Y ...J D...---, .W W ,.., v , ,, , , , U Gatti's. pass. Perfecting the art. Watson Washington demonstrates Love that smile! Cowgirl Margaret Gibson displays the correct posture for skipping sixth period. the joy of rooting for the Mustangs. 0 I People Division f 1 17 The Other id the Desk Although the view from the other side of the desk was sometimes clouded with absenteeism, class-cutting, and smoking, Principal James Merritt voiced an opti- mistic note. "This school year has been a very positive and cooperative one," he said. "Teachers have been serious and it has been one of the better years Murrah has had with students and teachers." A tougher attendance policy and a more strictly enforced procedure concerning class-cutting kept more students in class. The school attendance policy limited pu- pils to nine absentees per term. If this number was exceeded, no grades were is- sued that term. A 'left-over' cut list chan- neled those who had not cleared the regu- lar cut list directly to the principal's office. Due to this, the list was gradually reduced. With the aid of the PTSA, a special stu- dent smoking area was provided outside the building. K M 1 M3-. mx ' W 3 , ,ew -. Y The Chiefsets up an appointment for a parent con- ference while monitoring the weather radio. i , 'Z 2 1 , 2 0 lt 'f , , ra--,. , nv ,V Q V KRW 6+ aff. Ulm f--...,,, 0 ' tm, ' 'l' 'N .. sa -M. James Merritt Principal B.A., Mississippi College M.E., University of North Carolina Ed. Spec., Mississippi College Mrs. Ethel Carney Principal's Secretary 0 X4 N 'Q QU N l18fPrincipal .1 1 f rt- ' ' ...J l vw 'V James Mangum Assistant Principal B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College Coy Dean Gentry Assistant Principal B.S., M.S., Ed.S. Jackson State University ZW Nonlflwgvdz eswfl . DY Zqzoly BQ z I Unntwocf wfhf' M . C 1 T - - , ffttefiinfl cigfr OV 57 305 Mrs. Odelle Stewart Records Clerk Mrs. Carol Adams HO AUAULGVL Junior English - BA., Millsaps GOV wifi? f M.Ed., Mississippi State University . t National Honor Society Sponsor Bran VUL! K , Monroe Allen ,. Industrial Arts B.S., Jackson State University Zlnq Eofgfofs' B, Maud Qoylxcdf 5 I fall! Ev 5 Asst. Principals, Clerks, 8: Facultyf 119 Mrs. Connie Baddley Accounting, Typewriting B.S., M.S., Mississippi State University Mrs. Kay Baines Senior English, Journalism B.A., M.A., Southern Methodist University I-Ioolbeat Sponsor, Quill 8: Scroll Sponsor Jim Barfield Latin I, II, III, World History, Humanities B.A., M.Ed., Mississippi College Junior Classical League Sponsor Assembly Committee Chairman - WF- Lola Qfslw 544 awww 'lf Mrs. Joan T. Bat QIQKIIIK Sales 8: Marketing X B.S., University of Mississippi M.A., Mississippi State University 3 DECA Sponsor Louis F. Boteler Driver Education B.S., University of Southern Mississippi Girls' Basketball Coach Golf, Cross Country Coach William Brooke Physics, Biology B.S., B.A., William Carey College M.S., Jackson State University Wi K Pail Campbell xglx ,5xfl"lP B.A., Jackson State University Local 8a Regional Painting Exhibitor K. Mrs. Diane Canterbury LX American History j B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College Junior Historical Society Sponsor Miss Pauline Carter Counselor B.S., Blue Mountain College M.A., University of Mississippi M.Ed., University of Alabama Chairman of Guidance Department wsu Pivieti item, qw Blllll W 1 20 f Faculty SMOKING IS VERY DEBONAIR K ,,.... . ffff 'a F' fl A RX l .if 2 -a X F I' E Fggall y Iiilhlrll 0 "It's hot in here! This place is drab!', It was the last week of duty for teachers. Grades were averaged and few items remained to be done. For the first time in several years the coke machine had made a profit. A committee, headed by Barbara Mas- sey priced air conditioners. Sears had the best buy, and delivery was promised the following Monday. There was enough money left over for paint, and several energetic teachers, led by Jon Robbins and Carol Roulette, donated rollers and a lot of elbow grease. A dilemma arose over what color to cover the green walls with, and after many samples brought by Joan Bat were viewed, a conventional white was chosen. The furniture was removed, and under the scrutiny of Karen Framer and Joan Bat, scrubbed with the help of several students. The windows were cleaned by Linda Hardy and Phil Lowe. Other painters were Jim Bar- field, Kay Baines, John Stevens, Mary Jackson, and Dee Ball. Al- though amateurs, the painters took their job seriously, putting on two coats with a minimum of spillage. The job was not all work, they took several breaks, including a luncheon trek to the Mayflower Cafe. It had been hoped that the air conditioner would be installed in time to cool the painters. Harold Moman put in the wiring, but the coveted machine did not arrive until the last day of duty was over. The lounge was so appeal- ing, some teachers found it hard to leave. 'X VCUS VISCS Faculty ohn Ste- and Jim B e dd a second coat of to the lounge nx obbins super- l s I i, 31- A 5 tg. f-if ' f.::s,1, - 1. .5 x.XEfi ,2g. sI.s..J T' 'Fifi Mihai - X E . ix - r 4 . I a - j . gk V ?4- p ,gl . V959 ,. . V --at jigs SJ. ..... Q T B gf Q, 1 Qt- H Facultyf l 2l Doug Clanton Physical Education B.S.E., Henderson State College Baseball Coach, Assistant Football Coach val vw A 59563 55250 QW Charles R. Dillon 7'c7bC7NJCt, 6,137 K5 Health, American History B.S., Jackson State University Assistant Basketball Coach Assistant Baseball Coach Mrs. Sarah S. Douglas Biology M.Ed., Fisk University QW- 'lg t gklflhk ,I UNI? 1? OW? 'Z . Mrs. Gloria J. Dyson fbqwk Biology B.S., Jackson State University M.S., Mississippi College Miss Vernell Forest World History B.A., M.A.T., Jackson State University Blue Jackets Sponsor 1 22 f Faculty Year 0 "Oh, No! Where's if259? Have I missed my bus? Hey, look, I see it. It's way down there. C'mon!,' Sound familiar? The majority of the student body traveled to school aboard a yel- low schoolhbus. A new state law pro- vided transportation to students liv- ing more than a mile from school. This changed the MHS bus popula- tion from 7 to 17. In some cases, the bus situations appeared ridiculous. While some buses had three or four riders, others had standing room on y the Bus Faculty members were assigned bus duty before and after school, and were reminded via the P.A. system if they failed to show up. Many teach- ers sacrificed their assigned parking spaces to no-parking signs because the buses needed more turning room. Sixth period teachers got in trouble for letting students leave classes ear- ly to go to their lockers before the buses left. However, this effort was not always successful - "Hey, wait for me! Oh, no, please wait!!!" Mrs. Karen P. Framer Speech, Drama B.F.A., Southern Methodist University M. Lib. S., North Texas State Mrs. Merlyne J. Graves Senior English A.B., Tougaloo College MA., Northwestern University Ed.S., Jackson State University English Department Chairperson Curtis Hall American Government B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi Senior Class Sponsor Debate Team College George Hancock Band Director B.M.E., Delta State University M.M.Ed., Jackson State University 51324 Plooswsflgzi C F lofuw-M, ES CTC' T -3 Facultyf 123 i F I I 1. in . , Q4 'Q xi ,1 , in Lf-L'1..y',,rlk fiixx I ' X' I 1' M 12, 'lxxxp Mrs. Linda Hardy X I American History B.A., University of Southern Mississippi M.Ed., Mississippi College Resume Sponsor Cheerleader Sponsor Willie R. Heidelburg Physical Education B.S., University of Southern Mississippi Assistant Football Coach Assistant Track Coach. 5 ,xv .qigfql . rift' 'lf' 1 ,.,ff'i Ly! Jwjv' . ll' . 'f f 1 ffl X 1 f s s -, 42 J? Z5 an . W3 ,i -- it, i1Qd, 't A' teffcwrfklf' ., . . The Gourmets Founded on the principle that eating is fun, the Murrah Faculty Gourmet Diners Club pigged out on the first Thursday of each month. The idea originated several years ago when cer- tain faculty members began eating lunch together during the first week of duty and the last week of school. They went to a different restaurant each time, and compared notes on the food, service, and atmosphere. After several 1 24 f Faculty years of lunching together, they decided on the dinner meetings. Being profes- sionals, reservations were made in the name of the group at the chosen eatery. From salad to dessert, critiques were made, and in some cases written down for the benefit of the proprietor. On several occasions, when certain items did not measure up to the accus- tomed expectations, they were sent back, and a notation was made. The group detected dirty lettuce at one es- tablishment, tea brewed in a coffee pot at another, Ca distinct coffee flavor en- suedj and vowed never to frequent one certain restaurant because the loud mu- sic gave them a headache. Membership was open to Murrah Faculty members and their spouses, with the only qualifications being a love of pigging out and a critical nature. rfbxivwv OL i Q AW Jim King Q Freddie Lee Philip A. Lowe Mrs. Kathr n Ma'ure Walter Manyficld Mrs. Barbara Massey mime 7 JM ff 1261 Faculty 0 '7' xdiq 0, .df Counselor B.A., M.Ed., Mississippi College Student Council Advisor Sociology B.S., University of Southern Mississippi M.Ed., Mississippi College Head Football Coach, Track Coach Y SS! DNV tx i,Ox'ifj+ ni Senior English, German I, II B.M.E., Mississippi College M.A., Jackson State University Pleiades Sponsor ' Jackson Symphony Orchestra Keeper of the Horse 15" Y J Personal Typewriting, Regular Typewriting Shorthand B.S., M.Ed., Mississippi College Supply Store Sponsor 471 -14920 . ..-l Problems of Democracy, Economics B.S., Jackson State University Social Studies Department Chairman Choral Music Murrah Singers B.M., Belhaven College M.M.Ed., Jackson State University , ' fl oi' W QM, alwu CM if wt f MJCQSP 0-M X N44-415 Maybe you should consider this vocation Miss Carter always offers several options for every deci- sion I up . q,,,.,.,.., W "Congratulations upon earning a place on the first term honor roll! I am very proud of your achievement." Writ- ing congratulatory notes to the students she counseled was only one of the thoughtful acts enacted daily by Miss Pauline Carter. One of the few mem- bers of the staff who has been at Mur- rah since its opening in 1955, she was the Student Council sponsor for 17 years. For the last seven years, and presently, she has devoted all of her energies to counseling students. Al- though all of these students were not exceptional, they sometimes seemed to be because Miss Carter found and de- veloped what was best in each one. She arranged their schedules so that each would have the courses that were right for him, and pressed each to reach his potentials in all scholastic areas. She also guided them in college andfor ca- reer choices, and helped them find money to finance their educations after high school. If Miss Carter makes a promise, one can be sure it will be done - and done well. The perfect illustra- tion of the words "conscientious" and "efficient," she is friendly and helpful to any who come her way. it E . n Y u 45306 iiliii B r V I ,,tk, -H0 Swflffk f4"J'C 0131. M. Mrs. Mary George McGuffee Librarian B.A., M.A., University of Mississippi Mrs. Joan Mclnnis Special Education B.S., M.S., Jackson State University M63 bftllixp Aint QQL. 75 29.213 Faculty! 1 27 :Te 347347 he Artist n,,,4xqg . w x illllllllllli X , Paul Campbell, Murrah art teacher, is one of the most prestigous artists in Mississippi. He has done baptistry mu- rals for local churches, and his works have been displayed in various exhibi- tions, such as: "Mississippi Realism," at the Municipal Gallery, "One Man Show," at Piney Woods School, "One Day Exhibition," at Hinds Junior Col- lege, and "One Man Show," at New Stage Theatre. He was honored as a participant in an exhibition called "Three Artists!Three Teachers," dis- l28fFacuhy played at Hinds Junior College. It con- sisted of his general works from 1973 to December, 1978. Although his original artwork has been praised throughout the southern states, Mr. Campbell also enjoys artis- tic pursuits such as photography, re- storing old paintings and antiques, de- signing and constructing window cor- nices, and collecting discontinued soft drink bottles. In his artwork, he tries, "to depict subjects of yesterday and to- day, things to hold dear tomorrow . . . " Mrs. Emma Miller World History B.S., M.A.T., Jackson State University Mrs. Jacqueline Mohle Librarian 60 5102560 If B.A., Texas Woman's University Qf Audio-Visual Coordinator Mrs. Mary Alice Moman if Z Home Economics B S., Tougaloo College M A., University of Southern Mississippi 60-DnumwQ. Tougwlvb 37!7L1 Mrs. Mildred T. Odom 1 L Fundamental Maur., Algebra l 6 q WESFAS '- B S.. Further Study, Indiana University 'S D Blue Jacket Sponsor O K Mrs. B. Louise Owens Counselor 310 9 Cpnffqgl B.S., Jackson State University M.S., Tennessee State University Ed. Spec., Jackson State U., U. of Miss. ESAA Advisor Howard J. Peavie Algebra I, Consumer Mathematics B.S., Ed. Spec., Jackson State University M.S., Southern Illinois University Soccer Coach S 6752 5 DY yi EL3-. f --- Ms. Ginger Peden oiway PP ESSA English F 'I' Pr Jhy 5412 B.S., University o n Mississippi M . E R. P t Erencllai I, II,l-lllif Sophomore English B.A., Tougaloo CUO0 Foreign Language Department Chairman Mrs. Karla S. Richardsong " j-J? 3 Art I, II B.S.E., Arkansas State University S+ fsullttiign NJ' A w . . N " it 4, .. W' U2 N . k 2 g W6 X6 Q , gs ei QQ 53 2 :gs 'A - QQ A . src Jimmie L. Rhodes bl li Kel A ROTC 4 Mrs. Esther Rigsby 5:1109 Dr. Jon Robbins Mrs. Annie L. Robinson Mrs. Mary A. Rose Y Ms. Carol Roulette l 30 f Faculty Sophomore English "W"' ' B.S., Alcorn State University M.S., Indiana University Ed. Spec., Mississippi State University W 5 Q9 'G' gf ' ,X ,,z. ,,:,1L ,qi 9 , -XX ...i..f wet W Advanced, General Chemistry B.A., Hendrix College M.Ed., University of Mississippi M.A., Ph.D., Columbia University Advanced, General Biology B.S., M.S., Jackson State University, M.A.T., Boston University XC., sfo toxin 'West Ov Q4 ' ,btllpf fum! we ?6'f-- KO Library Clerk 7 J ,A Z0 B.S., Jackson State University ?7 Physical Education B.S.E., University of Mississippi Softball, Tennis Coach E Xu Q I NU - oxvb 'Hx vy6t' 2 Hi It Low Or ormalfP "Hypertension? Who, me?" Hyper- tension, extreme pressure on the inside of the arterial walls, is the leading cause of strokes, congestive heart failure, and kidney failure. More than 670,000 peo- ple die from heart attack in the United States every year. A leading factor in these deaths is high blood pressure. Since there are seldom any symptoms, it is important to have periodic blood pressure checks. The Physical Educa- tion department arranged for the Mis- sissippi Chapter of the American Heart Association to screen 762 faculty mem- bers and students on November 29 and 30. Elevated blood pressure was detect- ed in 21 females and 65 males, who were checked again after two weeks, and urged to see a physician if their blood pressure remained high. Sgt. Paul H. Sanford ROTC Mrs. Beverly Sessums Child Development, General Home Economics B.S., University of Southern Mississippi Murrah Miss Sponsor Booster Club Sponsor Faculty f 131 1? 'If 0. 6055 Mrs. Jean B. Smith Q W XX Spanish B.A., Shorter College Jim Smith ESAA Mathematics B.S., University of Southern Mississippi M.Ed., Mississippi College Girl's Track Coach Assistant Football Coach 1? Jack Thornton Fundamental Mathematics, Geometry B.S., Mississippi College M.S., Mississippi State University Mrs. Pauline Tramel Algebra II, Computer Algebra II Advanced Mathematics, Accelerated Math. B.S., Mississippi University for Women Graduate Work, M.S.U., M.C., U. of Col. Mu Alpha Theta Math. - Science Team Mrs. Mattie Weathers l32fFaculty Sophomore, Junior English B.S., M.A., Jackson State University 0 Junior Class Sponsor U0 5o'5kP -..,.-an lW.awww-mm-lmimwmmww-ff ts' . eww...1I.-2e,uef-1e2:s,w:s.ss.ss .:..tf,ss.1 t 2: I it M Miss Kathryn Weathersby Specific Learning Disabilities Resourse Room B.S., Peabody College My iss Linda white W -Wifi Geometry B.S., Mississippi State University M.A., Mississippi College W- 4'-W-N -fl 'Creed dh?-4-t-S,-g,,fL 7 De fo We Mrs. Dorothy P. Williams 4 i Vocational Rehabilitation S 5' B.S., M.S., Ed. S., Jackson State University, Tuskegee Institute Mrs. Anna Woodson Physical Education B.S., M.A. Ed., Jackson State University Volleyball Coach Free Shooting a basketball from a wheelchair is not easy. The Mustang wheelchair team, composed of Mur- rah coaches, several teachers, and Scott Rawlings, found this out when they were soundly defeated by the Free Wheelers, 32-4. A wheelchair basketball team, that is working to raise funds to establish recreational facilities for the physically handi- capped, the Free Wheelers are hop- ing to develop a wheelchair basket- ball league in the Jackson area. healers The MHS team tried hard to make the game worth the 504: admis- sion. During halftime, Donnell Allen challenged one of the Free Wheelers to a shoot-out. The competition was not as easy as Donnell expected, however, he would say he was just giving the guy a break. Scott Rawl- ings added a dash of excitement by attempting a dunk, but was penal- ized for jumping up out of his chair. It was definitely a fun-for all game. Faculty f 133 Faye Adams Terry Addy Angie Alexander Teresa Alexander Katherine Allen Vickie Allen Alexander Alston Carolyn Amos Cynthia Anderson Jean Anderson Larona Armstrong Curtis Austin Jessie Austin Antrece Baggett Meredith Baldwin At last it arrived our big senior year' And were we spirited? Well . . . As sophomores, we yelled at all the pep rallies and won the Homecoming float competition. As juniors, we didn't really see the point of being spirited. When we became seniors, it was kind of hard to get fired up again and remember that we had to be the leaders. We painted signs for pep rallies C'Almost heaven, so divine - we're the Class of ,79!"J, but it was a long time before we stopped talking about how the water tower needed painting and did it. But once that was done, we could all sit back and be proud, As the year went on and Graduation came closer and closer, we got more and more excited. We had senior parties, a senior breakfast, and after Graduation, a senior trip. Some were a little afraid of leaving home next fall, so we savored our senior year that much more. And by the end of the year, some people were already planning our 10th class reunion! Representing the senior class are: Carneal Chamb- liss, vice-presidentg Tonya Thomas, presidentg Gwen Miller, secretaryg and Gwen Davis, reporter. 4P's. i Q I l - AQW it Lawy, W . fish . Grace Baringer Nancy Barnes James Barrett Reginald Blackman Jacqueline Bolls Robert Bowman J'erry Boykin Leonard Braddy Brenda Bradley Valerie Brown Bridgette Buckley Annette Bouldin Ricky Briggs Jessie Bullock John Bumphis Jr. Rufus Burks Vickie Burns John S. Butler Arilla Fancina Cage Danny Carlisle James Carmack Bobby Cavett "Ho-hum . , . "Seniors await the end of the cheer- leaders' "The Horse" routine. Seniors! l 35 ick- names "Hey Slick!" Shout those words in a crowded hall of Murrah, and at least half a dozen heads will turn. While "Slick" may be the most common nickname at MHS, it is by no means the only one. In any place that people are together for an extended period of time, nicknames naturally appear. Some nicknames are merely a shortened form of the proper name - for instance, "Sweet V" fVeronica Harrisonj, "Luc" fBernard Lucasj, "M.P." fMary Powel Jabaleyj, and "Cham', QCarneal Chamblissj. Other refer to some personal trait: "Little Bit" QEvelyn Hatchett - and othersj, "Wide Load" CD, "Spacewoman" and "Hair- dol' CDebbie Bermanj, and "Chief" fMr. Merrittj. Still other nicknames are a combination of the two - "Slater Dog" Uim Slaterj, "Big Jimi' fMr. Merrittj, and "Phred,' QPhil Lowej. The last category is made up of nicknames with very obscure origins - "Cook- ie" Uackie Bollsj, "Chipper" fScott Rawlingsj, "T.If' fTerri Kellyj, and "Meade" fand deviations thereof - Allen Pharesj. Carneal Chambliss Karen Chandler Kenneth Chapman Nora Chapman Thomas Chennault Don Christy Angela Clark Rose Clay Helen Cleveland Christopher Clincy Rob Coatsworth Joseph Collins Ronald Cooper Cindy Crawley Johnnie Creamer l36fSeniors ii is . .x its "1 can't hack this Latin, "Bernard "Luc" Lucas mas- ters a foreign language courtesy of Singers. it. gm fs s i ka a , X s 3 ' ZW' Q , if J.. me - '- sf . .. t at A-W it -. t '- XX 'N al f , Rl Ki"-I 7 i , bbw Stephanie Crumbley Gwendolyn Davis Roderick Davis Vernada Davis Lyn Denson Ronnie Dill Cordelia Douzenis Tracy Dubreuille Charles Elam Dorothy Ellis Jennifer Ellis Jimmy Ellis Toney Evans Kim Felts Billy Franklin Linda Franklin Paul Franklin Patricia Freeman Willie Frazier Anna Ford Kathleen Funches Lisa Garner Harold Gater Frederick Gates Mindy Geiger Antonio Gibson Betty Gibson Margaret Gibson Emma Gilbert Tim Gilmore Steven Goodman Deloris Grant Yvonne Grant Jeffery Gunn Rosean Heggard Allison Haralson Pam Hardy CJ AfZ,gErick Harris Q Sylvia Harris Veronica Harrison Susan Hartung Beatrice Helm l38fSen1ors :YM If l lug- Regina Henderson Sara Henderson Lee Hewitt Joyce Hill Patricia Hodges ... 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Watch the bird1'e!"Senior portraits are just one of nany expenses Curtis Austin and other seniors face during the school year. Seniors 139 l40fSen1ors pirit "Spirit - Spirit - Spirit" was printed on the towels sold by the Cheerleaders to promote football spirit. One dollar and fifty cents - was it worth it? The towels were useful in wiping perspiration off Misses or football play- ers during the games. But - what about spirit? The sophomores showed it, the juniors tried, and the class of '79 was divine. The epitome of spirit was Mr. Hall. Every pep rally was brought to a climax by his appearance. The classes crouched down, rolled their arms, and chanted, "Woop, woop, woop', until Mr. Hall pointed to them. Then everyone went wild - screaming at the tops of their lungs. The "true blue spirit', was ultimately ex- pressed at this time whether it was support for the foot- ball team or the spirit of competition. "Spirit - Spirit - Spirit" remains and will exist as long as Murrah High School is the home of the Mus- tangs. Fired Up.'Cheerleaders induce spirit at the Callaway pep rally. Ronn James Costella Jenkins Benita Johnson Beverly Johnson Glenda Johnson A1 J .C. Johnson Lee Johnson Linda Johnson Norma Johnson Sadclle Johnson Y Gary Jones Godfrey Jones Jacqueline Jones Kandye Jones Marvin Jones Pa W, QL 3? if wifi' mi Ronnie Jones Linda Kearney Terri Kelly Julie Kemerling Carrie Ann Kirkpatrick Kenny Knott Shcrlene Kyles Barry Kynerd Sarah Lee Sammie Leflorc Susan Levy Margaret Lockwood Leo Love Bernard Lucas Donna l.uckey Gwendolyn Maberry Carol Marks Jessie McDonald Boty McDonald Jeannette McDouglas Bruce McField Joyce McField Randy McGrone Patricia Mclnnis Doris McLin Scott Mermelstein Frank Michael Leisa Mikles Gwen Miller Stormie Minniefield Michael Minor Edward Moore Orlander Moore Stacy Moore Janet Morris Kenneth Mosley Grace Nevins Carla Newton Bao Nguyen William Owens Jimmy Painter Gary Parish Allen Phares 147 Seniors "There 22223 tiki!!! i mi All L IIIIUUIICQ - ment "May I have your attention, please. We need to make a few necessary announcements at this time. Excuse the in- convenience, but we'll try to make these as brief as possible, so as not to interrupt your classes more than is absolutely necessary . . ." As the voice droned on, students taking tests looked up in mild irritation, Mrs. Tramel looked exasperated and tried to continue teachingg Mrs. Weathers shook her fist at the speaker, and Mr. Lowe muttered a few words under his breath and broke off his lecture. Ten minutes later, the voice ended, but few noticed. Students had been talking, tuning out the squawk box altogether. However, a few listened: "When was that Quill SL Scroll meeting? What day does Miss clinic start? Did he say a ring had been found? Dunno. You should've listened to the announcementsli' How else were you going to retrieve a lost item, or publicize an event? There was also the group who applauded when announcements began because it meant a reprieve from the voice of their teacher. Linda Phillips Barbara Posey Mark Rigsby l Cathye Ross Mary Ross Mertis Russell Vicki Sallis M! Wendell Pickens Gregory Pippin Scott Rawlings Paulette Roberts Nancy Robertson Angela Robinson Cynthia Robinson Diane Robinson Jackie Shaw Anthony Shelby Sandra Shelton Laura Sinclair Jim Slater Tony Slawson John Smith Joseph Smith Kim Smith Paul Smith Robert Smith Todd Spjeledet Carney Stevens Jana Stroh Lonnie Stubbs At the end of every nine weeks, a pensive aura surrounded the school. Grades were coming outg meaning, for some, angry parents and a possi- ble conference with the counselor. Many students knew in advance what they would make, but there was still a slight uncertainty, the fear of some nasty suprise, that was not dis- sipated until the grades were in hand. In general, however, students "passed because they passed, and failed because they failed." Of course, parents could not always ac- cept this simple fact of lifeg there- fore, when report cards were re- ceived, visions of stormy scenes at home often overshadowed the quiet smiles of exultation and by the next day, the school was peaceful once again and the tense mood was almost forgotten - except by the students who were grounded. l44 Senior l ,,,,,,,,..t 'WWW' , SKF' gy, .,.., F? ........-0-.. 'Y' swf q 'N a + b : c - An understanding of the mysteries of Physics is essential for Boyd Edward' passing the course. Earnest Sturgis Selika Sweet Warren Tate , William Tate Leonard Teague Priscilla Terrell Dwayne Thomas Shelia Thomas Tonya Thomas Steve Tidwell Pamela Tillman Vickie Tripp X David Vanburen Rodney Vance Gwen Walker Ray Walker Tyrone Walker Robert Wallace Eddy Waller Vickie Ward Jacqueline Warden Reginald Washington Seniorsf 145 Kathy Watson Richard Watts Carolyn Weathersby Rob Weaver Mary Webster William West Kathy Wcidert Houston Wells Anthony Williams Glenda Williams Hosie Williams Jackie Williams Jeston Williams Loretta Williams Randell Williams Regina Williams Ricky Williams Tony Williams Frederick Wilson Bernard Wolfe G. Woodard Fransha Young l 46fSemors K i XJ' Boogie! Dancing next to the band, The Horse enter- tains the crowd during halftime. "Get down."'Thc Horse performs for the homecom- ing court to its theme song, "The Horse." "Here comes the Horse! Watch it get down!" What would Murrah be without that famed inspirer of spirit, that noble beast that pranced its way into the hearts of all the Mustangs! , The Horse was born during the 1975- 76 :football season when juniors Chuck Rainey and George Ritter introduced the character as part of a skit during a pep rally. There was such an over- whelming response by the student body that the Horse began traveling to some of the football games. The Horse soon became a permanent he Horse fixture at Newell Field. Juniors Jay Wilson and Billy Beard were the seond pair to inhabit the Horse. They almost "killed" it when they inadvertently left its head in Biloxi after a football game. But, a new head was made for the 1977- 78 season, and the school mascot was saved. Seniors Dent Anglin and Jerry Farr were the next to wear the blue and silver silks of The Horse. During their reign, the fame of The Horse grew fur- ther. The most recent occupants of the Horse were Seniors Robert Smith and Houston Wells. They added a new di- mension to The Horse's talent. When the band struck up "Disco Inferno" in the pep rally, they not only pranced but also danced, much to the satisfaction of their audience. During the 1978-79 school year, the extent of the Horse's activity grew to include attendance at all football and many basketball games, and the mascot has become widely known. Most Mustangs would agree that Murrah would not be the same without that noble beast, The Horse. Seniors f l 47 Juniors Caught in the middle. As juniors, we couldn't use the excuse of being new, but neither were we battle-weary veterans who deserved a rest. We had so many things to do: make Valentine's Day flowers, plan the prom, take the PSAT, and the ACT. As we learned the priveleges of life in high school, we sometimes realized that the teachers and the seniors were looking at us as they tried to decide who would be the leaders next year. But we didn't think about respondbuny too rnuch - that would come. Right now, we were too busy having fun and being free from the social stigma of being "slopmores" - we could call others by the name we hated last year. And if we were sometimes impatient for our final year of high school, we were usu- aHy reahsdc enough to know than when the time came, we would be the Seniors of 1980! Junior oflicers are: Michael Jabaley, presidentg Ishia Chapman, vice-presidentg Cary Junior, secretaryg and Michael VanVelkinburg, reporter. "Mae ia P"" ,, .'Zf,g1,4m w. . V H A 'zf ': 'L W 7 Cynthia Alexander Elvin Allen Rachel Allen Christine Anderson Doris Anderson J.B. Anderson Ronnie Anderson Leroy Armon Barry Armstrong Pennie Ashford Ronnie Ashford Janice Bailey Leigh Bailey Gloria Barnes Lee Barnes Stanley Barnes Joann Bass Annette Battle Lynn Bell Patrice Bell Debbie Berman l48 Juniors f-'K 71. .. cr ., V! " 'ffm f - .1-A ..v c 1 'fs ' Q -3 T7 L- rii Q 1' Ewa N gf , 3 t fl 0 ., Jr 6' 5 -I. 'V QT ' x ? 1 5 P ilxi t. .sw e Q an X , ,kiwi I l Ng' if . if X ,Q . , . sf , . 1: J Q H xx . 6 A 5 sq get 9 s X Uk fi f .4 X, at w-...fi ll i J 1 t ' A 1 'ii' b , Me i r ? 5 l 5. S Ripple! The Junior Misses provide an excellent imi- tation of' the "Chump-ettes" at the Callaway pep rally. H if if nt 0 'N' , s ,YQ 'sf 'Q 7' fi 1 xr. , , .i - 1 ,, fr, X gt tr 0 - ' 2 Q 3: t 3' if C. ,U tt iii?-"P 2' l. J tt Jennie Berry Laverne Berry Suzanne Blackwell Rhonda Burt Andy Boone Charles Boykin Tony Bracey Harvey Bradley Marion Brooks Oscar Brookins Jackie Brown John Brown Wes Brown Lorener Bryant Jeffrey Bumphis John Butler Katherine Cage Emma Caldwell Ethel Caldwell Patricia Carr William Carr Melanie Carroll Loretta Catchings Ishia Chapman Linda Chase Susan Chestnut Rose Clay Shirley Cleveland Eddie Coleman Gwen Collins Robert Collins Gladys Cooper Patricia Creamer Gennetta Crumhley Keith Dampeer Willie Darby Walter Darden Sherrick Davis Dorothy Delaney Ricky Denson Sandra Dixon Charles Dukes Boyd Edwards Juniorsfl49 You deserve a break today! Eddie Elward, Leigh Bailey, and Jennifer Gilmer enjoy a pleasant lunch before a Singer's concert. Eddie Elward Constance Evans Victor Everage Karen Evers Jay Farmer Jacqueline Fears Samuel Finely Jennifer Fizcr Debbie Ford Sherman Foster Michael Garner Sara Garrott Jimmy Gater Michael Gater Hunter Gibson Jennifer Gilmer Maud Gober Wanda Gooch Anthony Gray Regina Green Deborah Greer Helen Griffin Sharon Grisham Sharon Gunn Artis Hall David Hall Angel Hardin Kim Hardy Rebecca Harris Randy Harris Teresa Harris Evelyn Hatchett Johnny Hatchett Michael Hatchett Bill Hctrick Allen Hines Danny Hines Kenneth Holt Daniel Holmes Steve Holmes Sheila Hornsby Michael Jabaley Gentle Jackson l50fJuniors ..,-v 'lk . 5 fi N i X Q Fw . , ,sg j UQ Nr N 4 Sl .Q X A Alta -, , as 'eg 'llse, 5 'K lf? et A Xl X l ,, .t KZ 4 -A " ' 1' rg 9' 1' ., s-, , n t , . 4 Q " n . 8 i i '-cz! ,': . WL 1 Img .!,,.--ity egg! ,fl 4 ,rc 3 ,' 'xg nv 8 1 .M-.1 as l l f , 5.34" , ' if. -"'T Q rj? 5 . xl 5 W X V F 5 it 1 r'.e ? ., . 'Q A f W ip " EASE Q 'Y If an- k NN I I ' I ,rx ' iiuli' 3 i1 1 s.,..f 34 .7 Q eil A ew, Y iiiuu fx 5 gn-,g::.r 1, :xii 1,ggp5::: S i I .W .H . L 92, y 1 XX, A i l ,aaa an t .utqlzitml I -l .L sf -It ,HMV 2 ,-MV, V 2 . 1 S5 4' x r, ' Jerome Jackson Juli Jochimsen Leache Jacobs Pat Jacobs Earnest Johnson Hattie Jones Tim Johnson is JJ 17" "' QW ff '7' 'W l ' ! 2 ? . ' -1 Q ff' K ,M eff., Q , 2 Cary Junior Z 5 Q Q7 , xy Kris Kellogg I A Y, ,. , 7 V ,Ig 1 ,.s,, A Lynda Keyes ' , W M 4" ' I all David Kilgore f' . N 7 Q 'A' f Christi Kirkwood is X it 1 ,- ,J ,J , . I f ' f I ' ' 1 N G7 i ' Jeffrey Knott ' if ,.. Q , , , f John Kratochvil K W '- 0,9 g -v, pity' - Larry Lacey I3 -f ' . 4 " f , ' -Q' Michelle Leavell 4 A - V Z 'H Melvin Leflore P ll 'L ' C' Gl ' L ' iw if l .eff ' ,ff4P"Slm .i, x fi' i . be I- Members ofthc German Club are: IFRONT ROWj Tonya Thomas, Sara Henderson, Kathy Weidert, David Richards, ISECONDROWQ Chris Mize, Bao Ngyen, Tracy Michael, Juli Jochimsen, fTH1RD ROWQ Barry Dill, Robby Coatsworth, Ron Dill, and Jeanette Prince. Deutsch Auf Deutsch, bitte! Un German, please. With a total of fourteen members, the German Club began an exciting year of banquets and oth- er Germanic activities. German deli- cacies gave the appropriate atmo- sphere to the fall banquet at which new members were initiated. In spring, the club shared a banquet with the other language depart- ments, highlighted by the food and drink of different nationalities. In class, members of the German Club studied the basic structure and usage of the German language and learned excellent German poetry. In Mr. Lowe's words, "The German Club is a good cultural outlet for the stu- dents in the study of a language. The student often does not receive in- struction in the customs of the peo- ple who speak it." Juniorsfl51 hute . huts. On Saturday, October 14, Sammy Shute, a member of the junior class and the starting wide receiver for the football team, went to Oxford for Ole Miss's Homecoming. After the game, he was struck by a car while crossing a street on campus. As a result of the accident, Sammy suf- fered multiple fractures in both legs and spent seven weeks in Memphis Baptist Memorial Hospital. The weekend after the accident, Home- coming '78 was dedicated to him. There was a tumultuous pep rally Friday morning and an exciting and suspenseful game that night. The score was 14-14 at the end of the allotted time, the scene was set for an overtime playoff. Murrah won the toss and the first scoring opportuni- ty. Just before going onto the field for the final series of play, the team huddled and began chanting, "Shute - Shute - Shute!" Simultaneously, the stadium vibrated with a roar from the stands: "Sammy - Sam- my!" The team ran onto the field with spirit re-kindled to win for Sam- my. The offense scored on the first playg the Mustang defense did its part by intercepting Greenwood's in- tended touchdown pass to seal the 20-14 victory. The winning game ball was autographed by all the foot- ball squad members and taken to Sammy in Memphis. The football game on October 20, 1978, was one of the most emotional victories ever won by a Mustang team -- in honor of a fellow player, student, and friend. "Don't take away my gusto . . . "Sammy Shute holds on tight to his football autographed by teammates. Time out. Sammy Shute pauses to catch his breath Q before re-entering the first game ofthe season. ' l52fJuniors lr. .4 A 5 Q. 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S' ' X is CQSQ lj Jerome Lewis Gail Lipsey Buddy Luckey Robin Magruder Denise Matlock Beverly McCarty Jan McDonnical Tamora McDowell Robin McKinley Joyce McLaurin Sheryl McLaurin Gwen McLellan Janet McLellan Mac McNease Anthony McNutt Steve McRee Ethel Mills Glenda Milton Beverly Minor Johnny Mitchell Rufus Mitchell Walter Moore Jackie Morris Trisha Murphy Dexter Myles Suzette Nathaniel Mike Newell Willie Nicholson Grant Nooe Lydia Norris Anthony Norwood Ellece O'Hara Carolyn Palmer Eliza Patrick William Patrick Sheila Patton Thomas Pcejs Beverly Perkins Eddie Perkins Donald Pettit Angela Philpot Rennetta Pickering Cheryl Plunket "Y0u're Still the Onelugreeted Sammy Shute when he returned home after spending seven weeks in a Memphis hospital. Juniorsfl53 Boris Price Karl Prince King Pryer John Ratliff David Richards Kenta Richardson Nancy Roberts Ronnie Robinson Ross Robinson , Anita Roger , P P .J Vanissa Sampson J Arnitris Scott Eliza Shearry . James Sheriff , 1. i ,.v, 1 T Y X ws . - ,i P- 'Ji X X . x SX ll 4 it Michelle Sibbi Barbara Simmons Larry Salughter Alicia Smith Kim Smith Maxwell Smith Michael Smith Michael Smith Tammie Smith Wyndy South Jeffercy Spitchley Kimberly States Regina Stewart Mark Stietenrath Lisa Strickland J Gwendolyn Tarrio 5 Bertha Teague Helen Teague K Loretta Thomas b Gwendolyn Thompson - b :fair Pamela Thompson s Puig 'R' i n f fp" J-:::. 11' Paul Thompson Frank Townsend Stephen Twyner Cynthia Tyson Scott Ulrich Michael Van Velkinburgh Lee Wallace Dennis Ward Delicious! lshia Chapman finishes his lunch as the cafeteria empties. l54 Juniors il if X 3 J T'?7'i"u' 'A Piggin ut Type A Lunch - Cas outlined by the National School Lunch Actj M pint of milk, a serving of bread, 2 oz. of meat or meat substitute, yd cup of fruit or vegetables, and a salad or dessert. This was the lunch served daily to over 800 students who were unable to procure lunch passes or force Mama to fix a sack lunch. The lunchroom served many purposes other than that of feeding the hungry. It was a common meeting ground for those interested in more than nourishment for the body, a place to exchange ideas, make dates, and throw food. Life in the lunchroom was always varied and exciting. Small scale food wars were known to break out daily, as well as real fights over rolls or who had saved who a seat. The cafeteria was the place, fourth period was the time, bedlam was the watchword. A barrel oflaughs. Jennifer Farmer can hardly finish her lunch for laughing at a round ofjokes told at her table. Michael Warren Socrates Washington Michael Wells A Cynthia White Faye Wiley JoAnne Wilkerson Debbie Williams Jackie Williams James Williams Kenneth Williams f ri Robert williams A Alisa Wilson , 7,1 , Reginald Wilson 22, ' ,rf Vanessa Wilson X' J Keith Winstead ' ' ' fs I -3,.. 'f" ,g J Nettie Winters - Qu' f-f ' 'V ' Keith Wood 4' N x I k-.,,,,f " X gk if Charles Woodard ll f' li 'I H Veronica Wonsley :nas at ' f Lisa Wright ' E ,, ig Lyle Wynn 8 'W' Allen Young Emily Young 1 , , I , Timmy Young ' QPF? if J. Joanna Abernathy Gennel Adams Lynell Adams C.W. Anderson LaWanda Anderson Michael Anderson Michael Anderson George Anglin Ronald Ard Fred Armstrong Gwendolyn Baker Elizabeth Banks Nick Barrett Preston Bennett Jimmy Black Tim Blackburn Alan Blackman Steve Blum Danny Blumenthal Jacqueline Braddy Kenneth Bradfield Callie Braggs Bo Bridges Barbara Brooks Karl Brown Linda Brown Russell Brown Sharon Brown Voncilla Brown Wesley Brown Larry Bryant Patricia Bryant Durfie Burns Robert Burse Jackie Burton Brenda Butler Stephanie Butler Betty Carlisle Comolita Catchings Mary Cavett Rosie Cavett Ken Christy Carl Clark '55 fi' A f x'fI C if - 9 , , . V ' ' , 'T ' C AM, '- ,ft 55. if . ' k,hk 3 JSP if 'A we ff if C I 1' el' ' ' R 6,5 ,Q is t...t,,., ,+, 5 Ai. J we Gs C . Q qs A, X fl -'Z-1' mfg? .... , ta' :M Bedlam in the sophomore section. Even when not exactly cheerling, the northwest corner ofthe gym is a hub of activity. l56fSophomores 40' -5: LQ an-+A -w Aiel A J 'N x i , 'fr' ' 'lx ,J ii 'Ai flfk E 1 1 ' - Q 'J we ,J C it ' VXA F' txu?2J .-. 4 M., x ..- 4 f. I 4 t . opho - IIIDYQS We've finally made it! Here at last. Some of us thought we would never make it and some now wish that they hadn't. It was a big change after being on top last year. What a shock to fall straight to the bottom! The people who are looked down upon the most - sophomores. Coming to a new school with new faces, new teacher, a new floor plan, having to find your way around, lost, and laughed at. Then - a BIG surprise - the upper-class- men couldn't believe their ears at the first pep rally when we out-yelled all the others! As the months went by, we gradually learned where everything was - just what was going on, and we couldn't wait till the next year, when we would call some other people "slops!,, Sophomore omcers are: fFRONTj Michelle Mig- gins, president: Lonnette Stubbs, vice-presidentg Kenny McDonald, Secretary: Kenneth Rigsby, re- porter. It 1 Ka!- 'C 2 ff ' . 'fr h"" ,aa QW lg., 'rv' 't l ii? 172 I .., , Lecrisha Clark Raymond Clark Cheryl Clark Lula Clincy Eddie Coleman Kenny Collette Carlos Cooper Frank Cooper Iris Crumbley Michael Davis Velma Davis Halbert Dear Reginald Dennis 'psi-':a: 'l A A bi as X HN ' Q Debbie Diggs Eric Dobson , t 'X' Sh1nnonDortch Nikki Draper - "' Ruby Ellis Winfred Essix Betty Evans - MX N N' ifgirigll K W P, 'Qi fis- t, . - , t 1 V, ' it' if' A tti. l kj' x Ac. J is f 2 , , 1 - at ' 'Y' ' , ' .5 E. l :pu . sf! 1 'iii 'll -' r' Qi l 1 5 1 if C Barry Dill i W .c li . C Sophomoresf l 57 First you should mayor m Journalism "a city ncws- paper representative explains to Kathy Weidert the essentials for a career in reporting. The gym was a Carnival on January 31, 1979, as Murrah held its first "Car- nival of Careers." The climax of Career Emphasis Week, the event was spon- sored by the Assembly Committee and organized by Cathye Ross and Kenta Richardson. The Mississippi Loan As- sociation, University Medical Center, the Baptist Hospital, Packard Electric Eompany, and Trailways Bus Company were a few of the Jackson area organi- zations that arranged displays in the gym and distributed pamphlets and bumper stickers to the student body. One focus of interest was the Jackson Police Department's booth, which dis- played departmental guns, bullet-proof glass, and other law-enforcement equipment. The counselors and the Assembly Committee began preparing for the Carnival of Careers weeks in advance, and agreed that it fulfilled its purpose of exposing students to the various edu- cational and vocational opportunities available to them. -a-,,.'-I-"""""' 'V F ,,'3.. S1 Saundra Evans Jennifer Farmer Cathy Fields Charlie Fields Marcy Fischer Kathy Fisher Diane Florence Ellen Ford Richard Ford Jeffrey Foster f Gloria Franklin gf.- Jene Freedman - .F ' Rene Freedman t , 'i Jeannie Galloway f , ' We ,Ki i' C l J Y l 58fSophomores . . 1 . 1 ' .-Ik t I af' , W J I at J ,ls , . 1 1 T 'll' Que " 9 .s ' 'J' sgssws 2--ww ll I A5 I f' K fi X Q , I if .arise M - NM 'U f . 54 O' mf N1 I sltzffflgd ' lr A s iattxi. 1 gs 2 - 4 ts it ' ng f X 2 0' -ff b' 'lf " Q sg "Take a deep breath."A city fireman demonstrates the use of a gas mask at the Carnival of Careers. ss W L Q s ,X , . .r 1 ,rr amy' 1 4' X I r I ' l tl P X , .Q r ,gg 5- 55 - fi, D 4 V' X Q Q in ' s aj, 'au , ,J :lf J Fe' S at 2' Qi ,,.1 T X L 32 'J 2 Q i Ih. vi, Qf- i . .f s A-:wang K -6 e s ,ar 4' Q- ' , . t 'skit .g ig h A V-JN 9 W :L f x' Q C v. 1-'P ,,.-- l N ...f X' V C 'QK'n. to s - - cr :, 3 Ni- y ,LQ I ,G I .. f J I ' . :nun t It t Linda Gentry Louis Gilbert Rose Gill Ifelix Gipson John Gray Gerald Green Steve Green Timothy Green Marilyn Greenfield Ruby Greer Ellis Griffin Barry Gunn Robert Haley James Hannah Shirley Harrington Marshall Harris Tzatwanza Harris Felix Harvey Deborah Hatchctt Steve Hemingway Dorothy Henderson Marvin Henson Anna Herrington Samuel Hill Tracy Holmes Judy Hornsby Cathy Husband Doug Hutcherson Susan Hutchinson Barry Jackson Tammy Jackson Willie Jackson Cassandra James Jesse James Julie James Louis James Walter James Angela Johnson Berry Johnson Betty .Johnson Larry Johnson Loretta Johnson Matthew Johnson Sophomorcsf I 59 Wanda Johnson Andrew Jones Ava Jones Gerald Jones Margaret Jones Bennie Judge Victor Junior Aundra Kelly Michael Krause Rhonda Kyles Rose Lampkine Dudley Lampton Kaye Lee Stephen Lee if ., . 5 st. . gt ,,,...- ' if V ' fcgilgfd ft ,Q Yr -o if mf' 'J V 'X Wi'-55 11 .v Q- ,Q at t K .11 Back. l60fSophomores Toilet paper plays a crucial role in ev- eryonc's life, but it seemed to be especially important to Murrah students. The first thing that came to mind when toilet paper was mentioned, was the lack of it in the school restrooms. Since there was no known paper shortage, evidently the mis- use of the item by a few students caused the majority to go without. Some students snuck into the teacher's restrooms for a few sheets, but even this method did not always insure success. Toilet paper was also brought to our attention when it hung from the roof of the wil' v 1 9' ,A 9 it if ttf T M. sw .,,.,, l .i.,A,., g 1: , r F F-xx. ,pq 'N E T- ! ,t r re f I X f X, J! : Q new .. Q 38 , x X- 1 x X " ' x 1 X X 5' I I all t I ll ll l ipsksx 'ffgl sg N.NQ . ' Y S.. Q W- A . 524 2 L1 2. .ln -Q g gggsi. ! 3' ,f tg 17 X l . X 4. ,. , ' 5 ,': .G ,..- . . ,J ., 'E I x.,j L 1 r .A . -i 1 V, t l r W Saw .f 1, .4 Q ' Lf N X K Hg A J t .192 X " ' J 111. ,, , 7 . ,. l . ' . X Q Y X fr ' 5 A , y r' . I s . ,ff S ,S 1 if j 1 .pm ... ..- ,. .- w e - S, rl li T 4 'x xr t ' , " . L8 ,Q IN 5 if - ' f .. N. 5 .Ma .. , an-f,.w, ., 5.5 'A 'Writ Q , X I X 4 ..- kms R . f ! vs !r! 3 S ..- ah 4 Q .. 3. A N, gf-7 tg sh! X 'N ' X Q V A fi f .. J Q' " . . . in ,,m,,..,., s Q I I . I . . -' ' l t ' H E ,II 6 lltim' sw 1 ,V l 1. paper. ,ww ,,,-, 5.1 Zenya Leemisa Linda Letherwood Alice Lewis Brenda Lewis Joseph Lewis Rachel Lewis Daryl Levy Levern Lipsey Beverly Love Winnilred Love Monte Luehlfing Alton Lum Tressa Mayberry Trease Magee Ruby Mann Mario Manning Jodi Marks Renette Martin Ed McDaniel Kenneth McDonald Clark McDougle Hules MeDougles Gretchen McGrucer Glenn McKay Charles McKibben Gerald McKiness Robert McKinely Tracy Michael Michelle Miggins Willie Mills Brenda Minor Don Montgomery David Moore Emmett Moore Deborah Morris Michael Morris Lacey Morrow Janie Newkirk Thuy Nguyen Kenneth Oldfield Richard Owens Valerie Palmer Becky Pate Timely advice. A sign in Mr. Brookc's room reflects popular sentiment regarding conservation of toilet Sophomoresf l 61 Waiting for the bell. Pam Hardy savors the quiet of the hall during class time. Debbie Patton Kenneth Patton Jewelene Payton Ben Peeler Glenn Perkins Lynn Perkins Timothy Perkins Jeff Peters Mary Phillips Tammy Plummer Dina Plunket Diane Powell Jeanette Prince Pierre Pryer Henry Ragsdale Mark Ragsdale Danny Rainy Kenneth Randolph Gary Ratcliffe Jeff Ratlifl' Jo Ann Ratlifl' Tonia Rauls Kenneth Rigsby Andrea Robinson Sharon Robinson Stevie Rodgers Cora Ross Jeannie Ross Willie Ross McArthur Russole Meenoo Sekhon Willie Sheperd Joyce Shuford Terry Shultz Kim Sibbi Gary Silberman James Sinclair Darryl Smith Dennis Smith Elbert Smith Iris Smith Jeffery Smith Karen Smith l62fSophomores 8 ,ow -bmi H74 , tt.. , use 1 Q K sf., k 1 ff-. as 5 ' s ii E af .4-.4 ,X ' is f 1 K, wr 'W f J-rd sf ......f-' 14 .. ,wx ,ae ...Q QW .....- x Bubba Spann I?-'--I-'Q Mike Smith Wyvette Smith Prentiss Smith Sheila Snyder Barbara Spann Greg Sparkman Willie Stewart Angela Stubbs f Lonette Stubbs it, , if , Kathy Sturgis Allison Swyers Gwendolyn Tarrio Charles Taylor " A Dwain Taylor . Terry Thibodeaux Dwayne Thomas M 5 "in, ' E' Elaine Thomas , ' Ruby Thomas . ri ,M Sandra Thomas lx. Shelia Thillis lkmnidor ihaos Rrring! "Hey!', "How are ya?,' "Excuse me." - Crash, Bang, "Hello!" Crush, Bump. "Watch itll' "Hi!" "'Scuse me -" Rrring! - Silence. The fa- miliar sounds of Murrah, during the four minutes allotted for the changing of classes. People, people, and more people - weaving in and out, stopping to speak to a friend or to pick up a dropped book. Lockers were slammed, beaten, yelled at, or gently patted and sweetly spokent to: "Oh come on, you stupid locker!" Pound, pound, "Open! You never open! --" "25-3-10, please open!" Some people meandered down the hall, speaking to friends, stop- ping by the water fountain, and finally calmly walking into their classroom. Others hurried from class to locker to class, with hardly a word to anyone. Still others, ran, banged, and screamed. Together, they made up the noise of Murrah. Use- less racket? Maybe . . . But imagine school without the noise, without the banging of lockers, without the yelling of students. It just wouldn't be Murrahl "'2?'.'+ JW' - A frustrated Thomas McKinely kicks his locker as Jerome Lewis peaceably uses the combi- nation lock. Sophomoresf l 63 Sandra Tillman William Tomlinson Jessie Townsend Gregory Tripp Paula Tumblcston Ametha Wade Trent Walker Vincent Walker Linda Ward David Warren Annie Washington Eric Watson Julia Weaver Charles Webster Cheryl Wells Ronnie Wells Terri Wclls Tyrone Wells Laurie West Kona White Doug Wilfong Carrie Williams Cynthia Williams Elizabeth Williams Eugene Williams John Williams Michael Williams Sandra Williams Thomas Williams Valencia Williams Faye Wilson Claude Winn Willie Winters Jon Woodward Karen Woodard Ramona Wright Robert Yarbrough Carrie Young Rob Young , s, X - ga if - . 'fs 1 1 .f fi E4 ,na s f 1 Q t Y Q if .Q 1' N Y X 9: ' ', as C hge! .X up Wwsay :f,, . C gt :'i f t, P fi tw Q? 3 vw K Q Rafal' gig ii 2 1 r - His s. Qf4 exfa 'MXF ii il , 98 ' ' 5 N n ti ' X K l x QQ WE QR +2 X IP X ,-3 5123? rf ,1 f aj? A bridge not too far, The swinging bridge in River- side Park's Nature Trail provides Murrah Singers with entertainment during one of their park picnics. l64fSophomores ,J swf 5 vs. 't 'A 41124 Ri Ql'Sid8 Hi ll' Pitching pennies in the park -- Magister takes time out from leading his Latin students on a tree identify- W' ing expedition. .pf , , , 3' ' ,L ggi ., - Xii'e , atkus--: " i N4 ' - 'T' 1 . i.ni 4 J 2, g. miigggag X J f if g, . .N ' I .I Q ff O p . 1 M3 Q A ' r I 51' ' ,, ,V ,-, 1 .' -i 'il f-6 ggptiigag-gig? f, Q went ro the and Grant ' Q 5 ond year Singers in . Y, , When the days grew balmy and spring fever hit, there was a mass exo- dus from Murrah High to Riverside "High", with excuses ranging from education to just plain fun. Magister Barfield often took his Latin classes to the parkis Nature Trail, where they learned the Latin names of foliage, and Mrs. Hardy's fourth period American History class had a "colonial picnic" as part of Lee Wallace's term paper on colonial cooking. The National Honor Society also visited Riverside, as did the Murrah Singers, and the park was once again honored as the site of the William Belton Murrah Day picnic. On week- ends and after school, students flocked to Riverside to fly kites, throw frisbees, picnic, and just socialize. During sum- mer days, Riverside became Murrah's surrogate as Misses and cheerleaders met daily for practice - as promptly as if they were meeting class, and school was in session. Riverside Park - a place to go, just a mile down the road, to enjoy a moment or two away from the everyday routine of school. Parkfl65 Barnes, Lee - p. 79, 148 l66jIndex i dex Abernathy, Joanna - p. 156 Adams, Carol - p. 75, 119 Adams, Faye - p. 134 Adams, Gennel - p. 156 Adams, Lynell D. - p. 156 Addy, Terry - p. 70, 72, 134 Alexander, Angie - p. 134 Alexander, Cynthia - p. 67, 148 Alexander, Teresa - p. 134 Allen, Donnell - p. 87, 96, 97, 98, 99, 133 Allen, Elvis -- p. 148 Allen, Katherine - p. 134 Allen Lonnie - p. 98 Allen Allen Allen Monroe - p. 119, 133 Rachel - p. 148 Vickie - p. 134 Alston, Trace - p. 103, 104, 134 Amos, Carolyn - p. 134 Ampaipitakwong, Vichai - p. 87, 105 Anderson, C.W. - p. 156 Anderson, Christy - p. 79, 148 Anderson, Cynthia - p. 134 Anderson, Doris - p. 148 Anderson, J.B. - p. 148 Anderson, Jean - p. 79, 134 Anderson, Lawanda D. - p. 156 Anderson Michael J. - p. 156 Anderson Ronnie L. - p. 111, 112, Anglin, George D. - p. 156 Ard, Ronald - p. 156 Armon, Leroy - p. 148 Armstrong, Barry - p. 148 Armstrong, Fred - p. 65, 79, 156 Armstrong, Larona - p. 78, 134 Ashford, Pennie - p. 148 Ashford, Ronnie - p. 22, 79, 148 Austin, Curtis - p. 134, 139 Austin, Jesse - p. 134 Baddley, Connie - p. 120 Baggett, Antrece - p. 65, 134 Baker, Gwendolyn - p. 156 Baldwin, Meredith - p. 63, 134 Bailey, Janice - p. 148 Bailey, Leigh - p. 18, 27, 59, 67, 70 150 Baines, Kay - p. 81, 85, 120, 121 Band, The - p. 1, 3, 48, 64, 65 Banks, Anne - p. 79 Banks, Elizabeth - p. 156 Banyard, Robert - p. 111 Barlield, Jim - p. 120, 121 Baringer, Grace - p. 13, 63, 67, 135 Barnes, Gloria - p. 18, 61, 79, 148 113,148 , 71,148, Assembly Committee. Clst rowj Patricia Murphey, Robert Bowman, Kathy Watson, Alisa Wilson Carneal Chambliss, Cathye Ross. 12nd rowl Kandye Jones, Lyn Denson, Vanessa Wilson, Karen Evers, Rebecca Harris, Denise Matlock, Jackie Morris. 13rd rowl Kenta Richardson, Tonya Thomas, Frederick Gates, Sara Lee, Regina Henderson, Hunter Gibson. Braddy, Leonard - p. lll, 135 Barnes, Nancy - p. 135 Barnes, Stanley - p. 148 Barrett, James - p. 19, 135 Barrett, Nick - p. 156 Baseball - p. 111 Basketball, Boys - p. 98 Basketball, Girls - p. 100 Bass, Joanne - p. 148 Bat, Joan T. - p. 72, 73, 120, 124 Battle, Annette - p. 148 Battle, Jonathan - p. 22 Beard, Billy - p. 8 Bell, Lynn - p. 60, 79, 148 Bell, Patricia - p. 148 Bell, Tracy - p. 111 Bennett, Preston - p. 156 Berman, Debbie - p. 7, 22, 25, 26, 59, 67, 69. 71, 76, 83, 148 Berry, Lennie - p. 149 Berry, Laverne - p. 149 Black, Jimmy - p. 156 Blackburn, Timothy - p. 156 Blackman, Allen - p. 98, 156 Blackman, Reginald - p. 21, 29, 38, 71, 74, 75, 76, 83, 85, 98, 99, 135 Blackwell, Suzanne - p. 149 Blue Jackets, The - p. 60, 61 Blum, Steve - p. 103, 156 Blumenthal, Daniel - p. 103, 156 Bolles, Jackie - p. 33, 95, 108, 135 Boone, Andrew - p. 85, 149 Bradfield, Kenneth - p. 156 Bradley, Brenda - p. 135 Bradley, Harbey - p. 149 Bragg, Callie W. - p. 79, 156 Brandon, Juanita Bratton, Sammie -p.81 -p.70 Bridges, Bo - p. 156 Briggs, Ricky - p. si, 135 Brinson, Willie - p. 78 Brooke, William - p. 120 Brookins, Oscar - p. 98, 107, 149 Brooks, Barbara - p. 79, 156 Brooks, Marione - p. 60, 79, 149 Brown, Frances - p. 107 Brown, Jacqueline - p. 149 Brown, John C. - p. 87, 111, 149 Brown, Karl - p. 156 Brown, Linda - p. 156 Brown, Russell - p. 156 Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Bryant, Bryant, Brown, Sharon - p. 64, 156 Valerie - p. 29, 63, 70 Voncilla - p. 79, 156 Wesley - p. 45, 70, 149 Wesley J. - p. 107, 156 Bryant, Larry - p. 156 Lurener - p. 79, 149 Patricia - p. 156 Buckley, Bridgett - p. 135 Bullock, Frank - p. 9 Bullock, Jessie - p. 135 Bumphis, Jeffrey - p. 113, 149 Booster Club - p. 60 Boetler, Louis - p. 100, 101, 108, 120 Bouldin, Annette - p. 72, 135 Bowman, Robert - p. 81, 135 Boykin, Charles - p. 149 Boykins, Jerry - p. 135 Bracey, Tony f- p. 149 Braddy, Jacqueline - p. 69, 100, 156 Burkhead, Frank -- p. 113 Burks, Rufus - p. 49, 72, 135 Burns, Durfie - p. 79, 156 Burns, Vickie - p. 70, 72, 78, 79, 108 Burse, Robert --p. 156 Burt, Rhonda - p. 70, 149 Burton, Jackie Butler, Brenda -p. 156 G.-p.156 81, 82, 85,137 Enjoying an outdoor buffet . . . Valerie Brown downs orange juice while soaking up rays on the patio. 1 l l ll ll . ,.........-..-- Chambliss, Carneal - p. 22, 31, 32, 41, 44, 67, 69, 70, 83, 98, 136 Chandler, Karon - p. 136 Chapman, Ishia - p. 27, 67, 69, 71, 81, 83, 148, 149, 154 - Chapman, Kenneth - p. 65, 1,36 Chapman, Nora - p. 70, 136 Chase, Linda -- p. 63, 109, 149 Cheerleaders, The - p. 3, 21, 23, 59, 140 Chennault, Thomas - p. 136 Chestnut, Susan - p. 70, 149 Child, Keith J. - p. 106 Christy, Don R. - p. 76, 136 Christy, Kenneth W. - p. 156 Clanton, Doug - p. 89, 110, 111, 122 Clark, Angela - p. 65, 69, 71, 75, 76, 107, 136 Clark, Carl V. - p. 156 Clark, Clark, Lechrisha - p. 157 Raymond O. - p. 157 2 , 1 T 4. Butler, John - p. 149 Butler, John - p. 135 Butler, Joseph - p. 9 Butler, Stephanie - p. 79, 156 Cage, Francine - p. 135 Cage, Katherine - p, 149 Caldwell, Emma - p. 79, 149 Caldwell, Ethel - p. 149 Campbell, Paul - p. 120, 128 Canterbury, Diane .- p. 10, 71, 120 Carlisle, Betty J. - p. 79, 156 Carlisle, Danny - p. 79, 135 Carmack, James - p. 65, 135 Carney, Ethel - p. 118 Carr, William - p. 149 Carroll, Melanie - p. 70, 149 Carter, Pauline - p. 120, 127, 144 Case, Franklin - p. 79 Catching, Loretta - p. 149 Clay, Rosemary - p. 136, 149 Clerk, Cheryl D. - p. 79, 157 Cleveland, Helen - p. 136 Cleveland, Shirley - p. 149 Clincy, Christopher - p. 136 Clincy, Lula M. -- p. 79, 157 Coatsworth, Robert - p. 70, 136, 151 Coleman, Eddie - p. 113, 149 Coleman, Eddie L. - p. 157 Collette, Kenneth E. - p. 157 Collins, Gwendolyn -- p. 149, 108 Collins, Joseph -- p. 136 Collins, Robert - p. 90, 93, 149 Cook, Brian - p. 111 Cook, Leo - p. 111 Cooper, Carlos R. - p. 157 Cooper, Franklin - p. 157 Cooper, Gladys - p. 149 Cooper, Ronald - p. 136 Course, Sylvester -- p. 79 Course, Tommie - p. 79 Crawley, Cynthia L. - p. 115, 136 Creamer, Johnnie M. - p: 136 Creamer, Patricia A. -- p. 149 Crumbley, Iris D. - p. 79, 159 Crumbley, Stephanie - p. 137 Crump, Antonio - p. 98 24, 66, 67, 69, 71, 83, 149 Diggs, Debbie L. - p. 157 Dill, Barry - p. 151, 157 Dill, Ronald - p.81, 103,1l1, 137,151 Dillon, Charles - p. 96, 111, 122 Dixon, Sandra - p. 149 Dobson, Eric -- p. 157 Dortch, Shannon - p. 65, 69, 157 Douglas, Sara - p. 122 Douzenis, Cordelia - 7, 14, 25, 67, 70, 75, 76, Draper, Nicole - p. 157 Dubreville, Tracy - p. 19, 30, 43, 58, 59, 72, 73, 137 Dukes, Charles -'p. 149 Dyson, Gloria - p. 122 Edwards, Boyd - p. 145, 149 Elam, Charles - p. 137 Ellis, Dorothy - p. 108, 137 Ellis, James - p. 137 Ellis, Jennifer - p. 18, 137 Ellis, Ruby L. - p. 69, 157 Elward, Edward - p. 27, 67, 86, 150 English, James - p. 79 ESSA - p. 69 Essix, Winfred - p. 108, 157 Evans, Betty - p. 157 Evans, Connie J. - p. 150 Evans Evans Evege Evers, Ronnie - p. 79 , Saundria - p. 79, 158 ' Victor - p. 108, 150 Karen - p. 70, 71, 81, 150 Farmer, Jay - p. 70, 150 Dampeer, Keith - p. 25, 26, 149 Darby, Cynthia - p. 108 Darby, Willie - p. 149 Darden, Walter - p. 149 Davis, Gwendolyn - p. 69, 70, 72, 81, 137 Davis, Marlene - p. 19 Davis, Rogeric - p. 112, 137 Davis, Sherric - p. 111, 149' Davis, Velma - p. 157 Davis, Vernada - p. 60, 72, 95, 108, 137 Catchings, Comolita A. - p. 79, 156 Cavett, Bobby - p. 135 Cavett, Mary A. - p. 100, 156 Cavett, Rosie M. - p. 100, 156 Chambers, Darrell L. - p. 79 Chambliss, Audrey - p. 47 Dear, Halbert - p. 157 DECA - p. 49, 72 Delaney, Dorothy - p. 149 Dennis, Reginald - p. 157 Denson, Lyn - p. 63, 67, 70, 72, 81, 137 Denson, Richard - p. 15, 17, 18, 21, 22, 23, Farmer, Jennifer - p. 83, 155, 158 Fears, Jacqueline - p. 150 Felts, Kim - p. 13, 63, 70, 72, 137 Fields, Cathy - p. 79, 158 Fields, Charlie - p. 65, 79, 158 Finley, Samuel - p. 79, 150 Fischer, Marcy - p. 158 Fisher, Katy A. - p. 158 Fizer, Jennifer - p. 62, 63, 149 Fleming, Roosevelt - p. 79 Florence, Diane - p. 158 Ford, Anna C. - p. 72, 137 Ford, Curtis - p. 111 Ford, Debbie - p. 109, 150 Ford, Ellen C. -- p. 158 Ford, Richard - p. 158 Forest, Vernell - p. 51, 122 Fortenberry, Robert - p. 9 Foster, Jeffrey - p. 70, 158 Foster, Sherman - p. 150 Framer, Karen - p. 123 Franklin, Billy - p. 70, 137 Franklin, Gloria - p. 158 Franklin, Linda - p. 72, 137 Indexf167 Franklin, Paul - p. 137 Frazier, Willie - p. 49, 137 Freedman, Jene L. - p. 158 Freedman, Rene S. - p. 158 Freeman, Patricia - p. 7, 10, 12, 29, 30, 41, 59, 67, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 83, 137 Funches, Kathleen - p. 100, 108, 137 Galloway, Jeannie - p. 158 Garner, Lisa - p. 62, 63, 76, 138 Garner, Michael - p. 150 Garrott, Sara - p. 67, 76, 81, 83, 103, 150 Gater, Harold - p. 40, 44, 72, 81, 85, 138 Gater, Jimmie - p. 79, 150 Gater, Michael - p. 65, 72, 150 Gates, Frederick - p. 138 Gatlin, Sybil - p. 108 Geiger, Mindy - p. 72, 138 Gentry, Coy - p. 119 Gentry, Linda H. - p. 159 German Club - p. 151 Gibson, Antonio - p. 2, 112, 113, 138 Gibson Betty - p. 79, 94, 95, 100, 109, 138 Gibson, Hunter - p. 51, 70, 150 Gibson, Johnny - p. 109 Gibson, Margaret - p. 7, 67, 69, 70, 71, 72, 75, 76, 82, 83, 85, 117, 138 Gilbert, Emma - p. 138 Gilbert, Louis - p. 98, 159 Gill, Rose - p. 79, 159 Gilmer, Jennifer - p. 16, 67, 71, 150 Gilmore, Tim - p. 67, 72, 138 Gipson, Felix - p. 159 Gober, Maud Deles - p. 15, 18, 67, 103, 150 Golf - p. 108 Gooch, Wanda - p. 150 Goodman, Steve - p. 5, 67, 69, 138 Grant, Deloris - p. 138 Grant, Yvonne - p. 13, 79, 138 Graves, Merlyne - p. 123 Gray, Anthony - p. 150 Gray, John - p. 65, 159 Green, Gerald - p. 159 Green, Regina - p. 79, 107, 150 Green, Steve - p. 159 Green, Timothy - p. 65, 159 Greenfield, Marilyn - p. 61, 79, 159 Greer, Deborah - p. 79, 81, 150 Greer, Ruby - p. 159 Griffin, Ella - p. 159 Griffin, Helen - p. 150 Grisham, Sharon - p. 150 Gunn, Barry - p. 159 Gunn, Jeffrey - p. 138 Gunn, Sharon - p. 150 Haggard, Bobbett - p. 108 Haggard, Rosean - p. 138 Haley, Robert - p. 159 l68fIndex Hall, Artis -- p. 150 Hall, Curtis - p. 1, 23, 24, 42, 123, 141 Hall, David - p. 67, 81, 83, 150 Hancock, George - p. 123 Hannah, James - p. 159 Haralson, Allison - p. 138 Hardin, Angel - p. 150 Hardy, Kimberly - p. 70, 150 Hardy, Linda - p. 83, 124 Hardy, Pamela - p. 62, 63, 69, 81, 138, 162 Harper, Jack - p. 107 Harrington, Shirley - p. 79, 159 Harris, Charles - p. 109 Harris, Erick - p. 138 Harris, Marshal - p. 159 Harris, Randy - p. 150 Harris, Rebecca - p. 70, 76, 150 Harris, Sylvia - p. 70, 72, 108, 109, 138 Harris, Teresa - p. 79, 150 Harris, Tzatwanza -- p. 159 Harrison, Veronica - p. 61, 87, 95, 109, 138 Hartung, Susan - p. 63, 67, 138 Harvey, Felix -- p. 65, 159 Hatchett, Deborah - p. 79, 95, 159 Hatchett, Evelyn - p. 22, 27, 59, 79, 95, 109, 150 Hatchett, Johnny -- p. 111, 150 Hatchett, Michael - p. 79, 111, 112, 150 Heidelburg, Willie - p. 92, 124 Helm, Beatrice - p. 100, 138 Hemingway, Steve - p. 159 Henderson, Dorothy - p. 159 Henderson, Regina - p. 79, 139 Henderson, Sara - p. 64, 65, 69, 75, 76, 77, 83, 85, 107, 139, 151 Henson, Marvin - p. 79, 159 Herrington, Anna - p. 159 Hetrick, William - p. 69, 70, 71, 72, 76, 78, 83, 85, 150 Hewitt, Lee - p. 139 Hill, Joyce - p. 72 Hill, Samuel - p. 79, 159 Hines, Allen - p. 150 Hines, Danny - p. 150 Hodges, Patricia - p. 70, 44, 65, 69, 71, 75, 76, 83, 139 Holloway, Dennis - p. 69, 81, 139 Holmes, Daniel - p. 67, 70, 71, 107, 150 Holmes, Duncan - p. 79 Holmes, Steve - p. 150 Holmes, Tracy - p. 79, 159 Holt, Kenneth - p. 150 Hoofbeat - p. 81 Hornsby, Judy - p. 79, 83, 159 Hornsby, Sheila - p. 60, 150 Horse, The - p. 39, 146, 147 Hourani, Toni - p. 103, 105, 139 Howard, Dale - p. 88, 139 Huddleston, Myrtle - p. 125 Hughes, Katherine - p. 109 Hughes, Lacey - p. 111 Husband, Catherine - p. 100, 101, 159 Hutcherson, Douglas - p. 70, 79, 159 Hutchinson, Susan - p. 76, 159 Hutchison, Becky - p. 29, 24, 34, 35, 40, 44, 49, 70, 72, 83, 85, 115, 139 O Jabaley, Mary Powel - p. 7, 18, 31, 38, 42, ....... A 44, 62, 63, 67, 71, 75, 76, 77, 83, 85, 105, 131 Jabaiey, Michael- p. 15, 1s,43, 52, 6169, 71,76,103, 1o4,1os, 148, 150 Jackson, Barry - p. 159 Jackson, Gentle - p. 79, 150 Jackson, Jerome - p. 65, 151 Jackson, Mary - p. 139 Jackson, Mary - p. 125 Jackson, Tammy - p. 159 1 1 if ' f ..,, ...EW Zig' . ...., wx gk J 'brig-Q ,E v W 4.1. i l H 'I l l 1 .lf-' ,. 'H 1. Qi' sf fllllls 1 iifi :li V Q ' 3 ' 1 2:155 11 3 .' llllm itil , A A , . .1 i1.1, kt, "Hr 1 l , i J.. All quiet on the western front. Coy Gentry roams the halls to keep students from doing the same. Jackson, Verna - p. 61, 109, 139 Jackson, Willie - p. 79, 159 Jacobs, Leache - p. 79 Jacobs, Pat- p. 65, 71, 81, 85, 151 .James, Cassandra - p. 159 .Iames, Jesse - p. 159 .James, Jessie - p. 79, 139 .James, Julie - p. 59, 159 .lames, Linda -- p. 139 .Iames, Louis - p. 108, 159 .Iames, Ronald - p. 140 .lames, Walter - p. 79, 159 Jefferson, Van - p. 108 Jenkins, Costella - p. 72, 79, 81, 140 Jenkins, Marvin - p. 107 Jochimsen, Juli - p. 76, 95, 108, 109, 151 .lohnson, Benita - p. 108, 109, 140 Kelly, Aundra - p. 160 Kelly, Terri - p. 25, 32, 44, 67, 69, 76, 80, 81, 85, 141 Kemerling, Julie - p. 19, 70, 81, 141, 144 Keyes, Linda C. - p. 150 Keyes, Johnnie Ruth -- p. 125 Kilgore, David - p. 150 King, Jim - p. 68, 126 Kirkpatrick, Carrie - p. 141 Kirkwood, Christi -- p. 72, 151 Knott, Jefferey - p. 151 Knott, Kenny - p. 141 Kratochuil, John - p. 151 Krause, Michael H. - p. 160 Kyles, Rhonda - p. 100, 160 Kyles, Sherlene - p. 109, 141 Kynerd, Barry - p. 72, 141 Johnson, Berry - p. 159 .lohnson, Betty J. - p. 159 Johnson, Beverly - p. 140 Johnson, Beverly G. - p. 72 Johnson, Carolyn - p. 159 Johnson, Darryl - p. 97, 98 Johnson, Earnest - p. 150 Johnson, Glenda M. - p. 56, 72, 95, 100, 1 140 Johnson, J.C. - p. 57, 72, 78, 140 Johnson, James - p. 125 Johnson, Larry - p. 159 Johnson, Lee - p. 79, 111, 140 Johnson, Linda - p. 140 Johnson, Loretta R. - p. 159 Johnson, Matthew - p. 159 Johnson, Norma - p. 140 Johnson, Sadelle - p. 42, 61, 69, 67, 140 Johnson, Sue - p. 109 Johnson, Tim - p. 79, 151 Johnson, Wanda - p. 160 Jones, Jones, Jones, Jones, Andrew - p. 160 Ava - p. 65, 160 Gary - p. 18, 140 Gerald -- p. 79, 160 Jones, Godfrey - p. 140 Jones, Jones, Hattie M. - p. 79, 150 Kynerd, David - p. 151 Lacey, Larry -- p. 151 Lampton, Dudley - p. 160 Lampkine, Rose - p. 160 Leavell, Michelle - p. 70, 151 Lee, Freddie - p. 80, 91, 93, 126 Lee, Kay - p. 21, 69, 83, 160 Lee, Sara D. - p. 70, 141 Lee, Stephen D. - p. 100, 7, 160 Leemisa, Zenya L. - p. 161 Leflore, Melvin - p. 70, 151 Lellore, Sammie - p. 112, 113, 141 Letherwood, Linda K. - p. 161 Levy, Daryl - p. 161 Levy, Susan - p. 72, 115, 141 Lewis, Alice - p. 161 Lewis, Brenda F. - p. 79, 161 Lewis, Gloria - p. 95, 108, 151 Lewis, Jack - p. 98 Lewis Janice - p. 151 Lewis, Jerome - p. 65, 153, 163 107, 153 Majure, Katherine - p. 126 Mangum, James - p. 19, 119 Mann, Ruby - p. 161 Manning, Mario - p. 79, 161 Manyfield, Walter v p. 126 Marks, Carol- p. 33, 71, 72, 74, 75, 76, 83, 85, 141 Marks, Jodi- p. 22, 27, 69, 83, 161 Marks, Sara - p. 9, 107 Martin, Rennette M. - p. 65, 161 Massey, Barbara - p. 67, 124, 126 Matlock, Denise - p. 153 Mayberry, Gwen - 79 Mayberry, Tressa - p. 161 Mayor's Youth Council - p. 69 McCarty, Beverly - p. 64, 109, 153 McDaniel, Harold E. - p. 161 McDonald, Boty - p. 3, 22, 29, 36, 37, 38 44, 66, 67, 71, 76, 81, 85,141 McDonald, Jessie - p. 141 McDonald, Kenneth A. - p. 69, 161 McDonnieal, Jan - p. 21, 45, 62, 63, 67, 71 83, 153 McDougle, Clark - p. 161 McDougles, Hules - p. 79, 161 McDouglas, Jeannette - p. 141 McDowell, Tamora - p. 95, 153 McField, Bruce - p. 23, 79, 89, 93, 141 McField, Joyce - p. 142 McGee, Peabody - p. 11 McGrone, Randy - p. 98, 142 McGruder, Gretchen L. - p. 79, 161 McGuffee, Mary George - p. 127 Mclnnis, Joan - p. 127 Mclnnis, Joan - p. 127 McKay, Glenn -- p. 161 McKiness, Gerald - p. 161 McKinley, Robin - p. 107, 153 McKinley, Robert - p. 161 McKinley, Thomas - p. 12, 163 McKibben, Charles S. - p. 161 McLaurin, Joyce - p. 47, 100, 101, 153 McLaurin, Sheryl - p. 153 McLellan, Gwen - p. 153 Jacqueline - p. 140 Jones, Kandye - p. 72, 67, 70, 115, Jones, Margaret - p. 160 Jones, Marvin - p. 140 Jones, Ronnie - p. 141 Jones, Tracy C. - p. 150 Jordan, Leslie A. - p. 7, 18, 49, 63, 67, 70, 71, 76, 150 Jordan, Orsmond - p. 96, 99, 125 Jordan, Rebecca - p. 125 Judge, Moses - p. 112 Judy, Bennie - p. 160 Junior, Cary M. - p. 65, 69, 148, Junior Classical League - p. 70 Junior Historical Society - p. 69 Junior, Victor E. - p. 65, 160 150 ,Kearney, Linda - p. 19, 49, 72, 80, 1 141 Lewis, Joseph -- p. 161 Lewis, Rachel D. - p. 79, 161 Lipsey, Gail - p. 63, 109, 153 Lipsey, Levorn - p. 65, 161 Lockhart, Wynefred - p. 5, 22, 31, 51, 63, 72 Lockwood, Margaret - p. 141 Love, Beverly A. - p. 161 Love, Leo - p. 103, 104, 141 Love, Winifred R. - p. 65, 161 Lowe, Philip A. - p. 50, 124, 126 Lucas, Bernard H. - p. 29, 31, 43, 67, 88, 90, 91,ll1,137,141 Luckey, Buddy - p. 153 Luckey, Dona - p. 19, 72, 141 Luehlfing, Monte E. -- p. 65, 161 Lum, Alton R. - p. 103, 161 Maberry, Gwen Gwen - p. 141 Magee, Teresa - p. 161 McLellan, Janet - p. 153 McLin, Doris - p. 79, 142 McNease, Mac - p. 103, 153, 175 McNutt, Anthony - p. 98, 107, 153 McRee, Steve - p. 153 Mermelstein, Scott - p. 142 Merritt, James - p. 8, 9, 36, 118, 143 Michael, Frank - p. 79, 142 Michael, Tracy - p. 81, 151, 161 Miggins, Michelle Y- p. 27, 67, 69, ao, si, 161 Mikies, Leisa - p. 57, 67, 69, 74, 81, ss, 142 Miller, Dean - p. 9 Miller, Emma - p. 129 Miller, Gwendolyn - p. 7, 22, 23, 29, 36, 37, 63, 67, 69, 142 Mills, Ethel - p. 69, 153 Mills, Willie - p. 161 Milton, Glenda - p. 60, 61, 79, 109, 153 Minniefield, Stormmie - p. 46, 63, 81, 109, 142 Minor, Beverly - p. 153 Minor, Brenda - p. 100, 161 Minor, Michael - p. 142 Misses, The - p. 63, 149 Mitchell, Johnny - p. 153 Kellogg, Kathryn - p. 61, 81, 150 Magruder, Robin L. - p. 18, 63, 67, 70, 71, 76. Mitchell, Rufus - p. 153 Indexf169 Morris, Perkins , Beverly - p. 153 Mize, Chris - p. 78, 151 Mohle, Jacqueline - p. 129 Moman, Mary Alice - p. 129 Montgomery, Don - p. 79, 161 Moore, Moore, Moore, Moore, Moore, David E. - p. 161 David H. - p. 69, 70 Edward - p. 142 Emmett - p. 161 Orlander - p. 109, 142 Moore, Stacy - p. 142 Morris, Debra - p. 161 Morris, Jacqueline - p. 153 Morris, Janet - p. 142 Michael - p. 161 Morrow, Lacey F. - p. 103, 115, 161 Mosley, Kenneth - p. 79, 142 Mu Alpha Theta - p. 76 Murphy, Patricia - p. 70, 153 Murrah, Singers - p. 67 Myles, Dexter - p. 79, 153 Nathaniel, Suzette - p. 153 National Honor Society - p. 75 Nevins, Bobby - p. 8, 107 Nevins, Missy - p. 47, 53, 63, 67, 70, 71, 142 Newell, Michael - p. 153 Newkirk, Janie E. - p. 161 Newton, Carla - p. 60, 142 Nguyen, Bao Q. -- p. 72, 103, 105, 117, 142, 151 Nguyen, Thuy M. - p. 161 Nichols, Shirley - p. 79 Nicholson, Willie - p. 153 Nooe, Grant- p. 67, 72, 103, 153 Norris, Lydia -- p. 13, 45, 63, 153 Norwood, Anthony - p. 153 Pate, Revecca L. - p. 161 Patrick, Eliza M. - p. 100, 101, 153 Patrick, William - p. 153 Patton, Patton, Patton, Payton, Payton, Peavie, Debbie - p. 162 Kenneth K. - p. 162 Sheila - p. 71, 153 Jewelene - p. 100, 162 Vickie - p. 79 Howard - p. 103, 129 Peden, Ginger - p. 129 Peel, Thomas - p. 153 Peeler, D.B. - p. 5, 67, 162 Peels, Linda M. - p. 79 Perkins Perkins Perkins Perkins , Eddie - p. 153 , Glen - p. 65, 162 , Lynn L. - p. 79, 162 , Timothy - p. 162 Peters, Jeffrey M. - p. 162 Pettit, Donald - p. 70, 152 Phares, Allen - p. 11, 22, 31, 66, 67 83, 85, 142 Phillips, Anthony - p. 79 Phillips, Linda - p. 143 Phillips, Mary - p. 162 Philpot, Angela - p. 153 Pickens, Pickens, Sylvester - p. 98 Wendell - p. 79, 143 Pickering, Jimmie - p. 108 Pickering, Rennetta - p. 153 Pippins, Gregory - p. 79, 143 Pleiades - p. 84, 85 Plummer, Tammy - p. 69, 162 Plunket, Cheryl - p. 153 Plunket, Dina - p. 162 Posey, Barbara - p. 60, 67, 72, 143 Powell, Diane - p. 69, 76, 162 Prater, Eva - p. 129 Price, Boris R. - p. 154 ,70, 71, Prince, Jeanette B. - p. 76, Prince, Karl - p. 154 Proctor, John - p. 111 Pryer, King - p. 154 Pryer, Pierre - p. 79, 162 Quill 8: Scroll - p. 85 Ragsdale, Henry - p. 162 Ragsdale, Mark - p. 162 151,162 Rainey, Danny - p. 5, 67, 162 Randolph, Kenneth - p. 79, 162 Ratcliffe, Gary - p. 79, 162 Ratcliffe, Reggie - p. 98, 99 Ratliff, Jeff B. - p. 22, 103, 162 Ratliff, Jo Ann - p. 162 Ratliff, John - p. 26, 67, 71, 76, 103 4 154 Rawlings, Scott - p. 30, 33, 70, 72, 91 133 143 Rawls, Tonia R. - p. 79, 162 Reed, Wardell - p. 111 Resume - p. S3 Rhodes, Jimmie L. - p. 78, 130 Richards, David - p. 71, 81, 102, 103 151 154 Richardson, Karen - p. 16, 129 Richardson, Kenta - p. 154 Obanner, Alma - 109 Obanner, Vanessa Odom, Mildred T. O'Hara, Ellece - Oldfield, Kenneth Oscar, Jacklyn - Owens, Louise - p. - p. 108 - p. 129 p. 45, 63, 153, 175 - p. 70, 81, 161 p. 79 p. 69, 129 Owens, Richard E. - p. 161 Owens, William S. - p. 142 Pace, Bill -- p. 73 Painter, Jimmy - p. 142 Palmer Palmer Parker, Parrish 1701 Index , Carolyn - p. 64, 153 , Valerie - p. 161 Sharon - p. 79 , Gary - p. 67, 142 A smile forthe camera. Even though chemistry is not her favorite subject, Ethel Mills always finds some thing to smile about. Rifle 84 Flag Corps - p. 64 Rigsby, Esther - p. 130, 131 Rigsby, Kenneth - p. 162 Rigsby, Mark - p. 21, 69, 81, 143 Robbins, Jon - p. 121, 130 Roberts, Nancy - p. 45, 63, 71, 76, 154 Roberts, Paulette - p. 143 Robertson, Nancy 143 - p. 62, 63, 67, 70, 72, 76 Robinson, Andrea - p. 162 Robinson, Angela - p. 64, 79, 143 Robinson, Annie - p. 53, 130 Robinson, Cynthia - p. 60, 95, 108, 143 Robinson, Diane - p. 143 Robinson, Robert - p. 65 Robinson, Ronnie - p. 154 Robinson, Ross - p. 154 Robinson, Sharon - p. 61, 162 Rodgers, Stevie - p. 162 Rogers, Anita - p. 79, 154 ROTC - p. 79 Rose, Mary - p. 130 Ross, Cathye - p. 69, 70, 71, 75, 83, 143 Ross, Cora - p. 162 Ross, Jeannie - p. 79, 162 Ross, Mary - p. 143 Ross, Willie - p. 162 Roulette, Carol - p. 95, 107, 124, 130 Russell, McArthur - p. 79, 162 Russell, Mertis - p. 143 Sallis, Victoria - p. 47, 57, 67, 7 143 9, 72, 75 Sampson, Vanissa - p. 72, 154 Sanders, Thalia - p. 60, 61, 72 Sanford, Paul, SGT - p. 78, 131 Sawyer, Tommie - p. 111 Scott, Arnitris - p. 65, 154 Sekhon, Meenoo - p. 69, 162 Sessums, Beverly - p. 131 Shaw, Jacqueline - p. 63, 144 Shearry, Eliza - p. 72, 108, 109, 154 1 Shearry, Robert - p. 1 Shelby, Anthony - p. 144 Shelton, Sandra K. - p. 100, 101, 144 Shepherd, Willie - p. 162 Sheriff, James - p. 111, 154 Shourts, John - p. 108 Shuford, Joyce - p. 162 Shultz, Terry - p. 162 Shute, Sammy - p. 152, 153 Sibbie, Kim - p. 79, 162 Sibbie, Michelle - p. 154 Silberman, Gary - p. 81, 103, 162 Sinclair, James - p. 162 Sinclair, Laura - p. 144 Simmons, Barbara - p. 109, 154 Slater, Jim -- p. 16, 70, 72, 144 Slawson, Tony - p. 70, 144 Smith, Alicia - p. 154 Smith, Annie - p. 100 Smith, Daryl - p. 162 Smith, Dennis - p. 5, 66, 67, 162 Smith, Elbert - p. 162 Smith, Iris - p. 162 85 Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith Smith, Smith, Jean - p. 117,132 I Jeffrey - p. 162 Jim - p. 91, 93, 132, 133 John C. - p. 144 Joseph - p. 81, 144 Karen - p. 162 Kim - p. 70, 100, 108, 144 Kimberly - p. 61, 154 Maxwell - p. 70, 154 Michael - p. 98, 99, 163 Michael - p. 154 Mildred - p. 163 Paul- p. 72, 144 Prentiss - p. 163 Smith, Robert - p. 11, 22, 25, 33, 43, 44, 66, 67, 83, 144 Smith, ammie - p. 19, 27, 59, 154 Smith, Yvette - p. 65 Snyder, Shelia - p. 67, 163 Soccer - p. 103 South, Wyndy - p. 154 Softball - p. 95 Spann, Barbara - p. 163 Spann, Bubba - p. 27, 163 Sparkman, Gregory - p. 163 Spjeldet, Todd - p. 144 Spitchley, Jeff - p. 12, 154 States, Kimberly - p. 65, 154 Stevens, Carney - p. 12, 15, 19, 22 59, 69, 70, 72, 144 Stevens, Tom - p. 107, 121 Stewart, Odelle - p. 119 Stewart, Regina - p. 154 Stewart, Willie - p. 163 Stientenroth, Mark - p. 154 Strickland, Lisa - p. 154 Stroh, Jana - p. 20, 63, 67, 76, 144, 175 Stubbs, Angela - p. 163 Stubbs, Lonette - p. 52, 61, 79, 163 Stubbs, Lonnie - p. 144 Student Council - p. 69 Sturgis, Earnest - p. 145 Sturgis, Kathy - p. 65, 163 Sutton, Cynthia - p. 79 Swyers, Allison - p. 163 Sweet, Selika - p. 63, 100, 115, Tarrio, Gwendolyn - p. 154, 163 Tate, Warren -- p. 5, 67, 145 Tate, William - p. 72, 103, 145 Taylor, Charles - p. 163 Taylor, Dwayne - p. 79, 163 Teague, Bertha - p. 79, 154 Teague, Helen - p. 79, 154 Teague, Leonard - p. 145 Tennis - p. 106 Terrell, Priscilla - p. 145 Thibodeaux, Terry - p. 163 Thomas, Dwayne - p. 163 Thomas, Dwayne - p. 145 Thomas, Elaine - p. 79, 163 Thomas, Loretta - p. 79, 154 Thomas, Mary - p. 79 Thomas, Ruby - p. 163 Thomas, Sandra - p. 79, 163 Thomas, Sheila - p. 145 Thomas, Tonya -- p. 7, 14, 19, 22, 33, 46, 59, 69, 71, 81, 85,145,151 Thompson, Gwendolyn - p. 64, 154 Thompson, Pamela - p. 154 Thompson, Paul - p. 98, 99, 154 Thornton, Jack - p. 132 Tidwell, Steven - p. 145 Tillis, Shelia -- p. 163 Tillman, Crystal - p. 107 Tillman, Pamela - p. 70, 109 Tillman, Sandra - p. 22, 26, Tomlinson, William - p. 65, 164 Townsend, Frank - p. 154 Townsend, Jessie - p. 164 Track, Girls - p. 109 Tramel, Pauline - p. 57, 76, 132 Tripp, Gregory - p. 164 Tripp, Vicki - p. 145 Trotter, Sammy - p. 79 Tucker, Diane - p. 79 Tumbleston, Paula - p. 164 Turner, Carolyn - p. 119 Twyner, Stephen - p. 154 Tyson, Cynthia - p. 154 Ulrich, Kurt - p. 13 Ulrich, Scott - p. 154 , 145 59, 6 9, 164 Van Buren, David - p. 145 VanVelkinburgh, Michael - p. 65, 69, 70, 71, 148, 154 Vance, Rodney - p. 145 Volleyball - p. 108 Wade, Ametha - p. 164 Walker, Gwen - p. 108, 109 Walker, Ray - p. 16, 145 Walker, Tyrone - p. 145 Walker, Trent - p. 27, 164 Walker, Vincent - p. 65, 164 Wallace, Kelly - p. 33, 67, 71, 74, 75, 76, 83, 138, 145 Wallace, Lee - p. 154 Waller, Edward - p. 29, 46, 67, 72, 103, 114, 145 Walter, Gwendolyn - p. 145 Ward, Dennis - p. 154 Ward, Linda - p. 164 Ward, Vicki - p. 145 Warden, Jacqueline - p. 67, 70, 72, 145 Warren, David - p. 164 Warren, Michael - p. 65 Washington, Annie - p. 164 Indexfl7l Port Gibson Washington, Beverly - p. 79 Reginald - p. 145 Washington, Washington, Socrates - p. 155 Washington, Watson - p. 117 Watson, Eric - p. 103, 105 Watson, Kathy - p. 64, 146 Watson, Marvin - p. 103, 105 Watts, Richard - p. 71, 77, 146 Weathers, Mattie - p. 132, 142 Weathersby, Carolyn - p. 30, 62, 63, 67, 70, 71, 72, 73, 146 Weathersby, Kathryn - p. 133 Weaver, Julia - p. 83, 164 Weaver, Robert- p. 11, 39, 67, 71, 75, 76, 77, 103, 146 Webster, Charles - p. 164 Weidert, Kathy - p. 69, 71, 75, 76, 80, 81, 84, 85, 146, 151, 155 Wells, Cheryl - p. 164 Wells, Houston - p. 28, 30, 39, 44, 67, 68, 69, 70, 72, 83, 146 Michael - p. 108, 155 Ronnie - p. 164 Wells, Wells, Wells, Terri - p. 164 Wells, Thomas - p. 18, 72, 111 Wells, Tyrone - p. 164 Laurie - p. 79, 81, 164 West, West, William - p. 78 White, Cynthia - p. 155 White, Kona - p. 164 Linda - p. 53, 124, 133 White, Wiley, Faye - p. 155 Wilfong, Janice - p. 164 Wilkerson, Cynthia - p. 164 Wilkerson, Jo - p. 79, 155 BOYS BASKETBALL Opponent Murrah 56 67 Greenville 68 89 Callaway 70 73 Provine 81 96 Flora 38 97 Jefferson County 77 72 Vicksburg 65 63 Hazlehurst 42 71 Clinton 47 49 S. Leake 84 103 S. Leake 75 82 Wingfield 62 74 Clinton 48 60 Lanier 73 92 Jim Hill 69 60 Hinds AHS 71 101 Forest Hill 53 76 Jim Hill 85 58 Forest Hill 60 76 Jim Hill 64 63 Warren Central 58 84 Port Gibson 62 88 Lanier 95 86 Greenville 54 65 North Natchez 88 95 Sub District Canton 72 90 Callaway 76 67 Brandon 45 47 District Vicksburg 67 70 Callaway 52 54 172f1ndex Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams, Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams Williams , Anthony - p. 146 , Carrie - p. 79 , Cynthia - p. 79 , Debbie J. - p. 164 , Deborah - p. 61 , Dorothy P. - p. 133 , Elizabeth - p. 65, 164 , Eugene - p. 164 , Glenda - p. 146 , Hosey - p. 79, 146 , Jackie - p. 146 , Jacqueline - p. 79, 155 , James - p. 155 ,Jeton - p. 148 , JohnC. - p. 164 , Kenneth - p. 155 , Laura - p. 95 Loretta - p. 60, 146 , Michael - p. 164 , Randall - p. 146 , Regina - p. 146 , Ricky - p. 108, 146 , Robert- p. 155 , Sandra -- p. 164 , Thomas - p. 164 Williams, Tony - p. 146 Williams, Valence - p. 164 Wilson, Alisa - p. 69, 70, 71, 83, 155 Wilson, Daron - p. 5, 18 Wilson, Dewayne - p. 110, 111 Wilson, Faye - p. 164 Wilson, Frederick - p. 146 Wilson, Jay - p. 107 Wilson, Reginald - p. 79, 155 Wilson, Vanessa - p. 63, 67, 71, 155 sconebomzcl Winn, Claude - p. 79, 164 Winstead, Keith - p. 67, 111, 155 Winters, Nettie - p. 155 Winters, Rogers - p. 17, 110, 111 Wonsley, Veronica - p. 64, 155 Wolfe, Bernard - p. 70, 85, 146 Wood, Keith - p. 155 Wood, Jon - p. 155 Woodard, Charles - p. 155 Woodson, Anna - p. 108, 133 Woodward, Jonathan - p. 164 Woodward, Karen - p. 65, 164 Wright, Lisa - p. 155 Wright, Romana - p. 164 Wynn, Lyle - p. 155 Yarbough, Robert - p. 164 Young, Young Young Young Young Young: Jim Hill 63 72 SOFTBALL South Mississippi Opponent Murrah Pascagoula 63 65 Lanier 18 8 Brookhaven 73 49 Forest Hill 17 7 Jefferson Co. 48 49 Warren Central 8 4 State Tournament Jim Hill 18 8 Horn Lake 51 50 Wingfield 17 20 Callaway ll 10 Jim Hill 17 11 GIRLS BASKETBALL Warren Central 14 4 Provine 11 8 Opponent Murrah Wingfield 5 11 Port Gibson 51 44 Lanier 13 15 Greenville Provine 8 Gallaway Callaway 11 Provine 67 43 Forest Hill 10 7 Jefferson Co. 46 35 , Vicksburg 49 36 TENNIS CHHIOH 56 44 Opponent Murrah South Leake 54 30 Jim 1-1111 3 2 South LCHKC Lanigf 2 3 Provine 2 3 Clinton Yazoo I 4 Lanier 67 32 Callaway 3 2 Forest Hill 39 37 Pearl 2 3 Forest Forest 2 3 Jim Hill 80 50 Wingfield 3 2 Warren Central 63 36 S11 Joseph 2 3 Port Gibson 32 50 Jim Hill 52 34 Greenville 48 35 North Natchez 61 56 Sub District Florence 63 28 s a Allen - P. 79, 155 Carrie - p. 70, 164 Emily - p. 155 Fransha - p. 95, 146 Robert R. - p. 65, 83, 164 Timmy - p. 155 BASEBALL Opponent Murrah Brandon 18 7 Yazoo City 4 6 Callawy 10 l Brandon 6 1 Clinton 3 1 Pearl 8 4 Canton 1 8 Jim Hill 7 0 Provine 16 15 Florence 19 13 Wingfield 7 l Canton 6 10 Lanier 0 6 Callaway 5 4 Pearl 3 0 Forest Hill 4 2 Yazoo City 7 4 Florence 6 5 Clinton 12 0 qmm p moms Graduate Supply House Mr. and Mrs. George K. Douzenis Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Berman Dr. and Mrs. John Y. Gibson Dr. and Mrs. W.F. Hutchison Dr. and Mrs. Michael E. Jabaley Mr and Mrs Ron James Dr. and Mrs. S.H. McDonnieal Mr and Mrs. John H. Phares Dr. Jon Robbins Dr. and Mrs. Tom Stevens Mrs. W.M. Tramel Houston Wells, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. Ishia V. Chapman, Sr. Jack and Judy Wilson p TRONS Mr. and Mrs. Alex A. Alston Mr. and Mrs. H.C. Bailey, Jr. Mr. and Mrs. John T. Cardno Mr. and Mrs. L. Judson Farmer Mrs. Josephine Garner Mr. Curtis Hall Mr. and Mrs. Gordon Henderson Sara Henderson Mr. and Mrs. Byron T. Hetrick Mrs. Manning Hudson Mr. and Mrs. Simon S. Marks Mr. and Mrs. Carl McDonald Mr. and Mrs. Pat McNease Cathye Ross Mrs. M.J. Smith Mr. and Mrs. C.J. VanVelkinburg Mr. and Mrs. Robert H. Weaver Alisa R. Wilson Mr. David J. Wilson Lydia E. Norris Mrs. Mary E. Jackson Dr. and Mrs. Cecil Jenkins Mr. and Mrs. Luther Ott Mr. and Mrs. Larry Fortenberry Mr. and Mrs. Julius Cain Dr. and Mrs. John E. Rawson Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee Wallace Robert Kelly Wallace Lee Ann Wallace Mr. Richard A. Hodges Mrs. A.L. Mitchell Juli Jochimsen Mr. and Mrs. Houston Wells, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. Chris Canterbury David Sallis Coach Louis "Skin" Boteler Joyce Hill Mrs. Elizabeth P. Reed Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Hodges, Sr. Mr. and Mrs. W.A. Garrott Mr. and Mrs . Robert Ellis Denson Mr. and Mrs. William T. Gober Mr. and Mrs. Dale Danks, Jr. Mr. and Mrs . Robert B. Nevins Mr. and Mrs. James L. Jordan Mr. and Mrs. Jerome Massey Randy S. Co R.B. and Bet well ty Britton Mr. and Mrs. B.R. Herrington ck o leclqrsmen Sponsor Editor Assistant Editor Copy Editor Feature Editor Sports Editor Index Editor Photographer Mrs. Linda Hardy Margaret Gibson Cordelia Douzenis Mary Powel Jabaley Becky Hutchison Boty McDonald Patricia Hodges Mr. George Hancock The 1979 RESUME was published by .losten's American Year- book Company, Clarksville, Tennessee. Body copy is 10 point Times Roman and caption copy is 8 point Times Roman. Headlines were constructed by the staff from Chartpak lettering. Patronsf 173 bake 1979 -- The end of a dec- ade. Many of its elements were present in 'other years, but nev- er in the combination that made 1978-79 unique. Murrah has always had National Mer- it Finalists, and that tradition remained unbroken. Two times in history, 1962 and 1979, the basketball team won the District Six title and played in the state tourna- ment. The soccer team gained the support of the student body and fought its way to be- come city champs. Murrah was once again invited to com- pete in the Challenge Bowl. REWRITE! Any copy for the Resume IABOVE RIGHTI undergoes many changes before publica- Ro 0-oll Blue.'- Julia Weaver yells enthusiastical- ly as Nicky Draper is amused bythe other side of the X1 "vs A lonely Melody - Silas Stapleton is driven by the knowledge that he must practice many hours to achieve perfection. 7 Q., V I V' , .till- ' . X 4. tw x by . i . f 3 . is . 3" ,W J -it Q No more than 3 people As Warren Tate reads the morning paper Lelsa Mikles and Mr Randy Cowell a favorite substitute discuss library prive is the spice of life - The many different sounds ofa football game attract the at- tention of Julie Kemerling, Linda Kearney, and Vicki McNease-leaves for the refreshment' IGI-ITI Smile! It makes people Wonder what you 've been up ro. As Mary Powel Jabalcy and Wes Brown discuss some weighty matter, Ellece O'Hara, Susan Har- lung, Jana Stroh, and Grace Baringer enjoy a soccer game while posing for the photographer. Closingfl 5 - - V ,wwe MW, 'fll JQY1 fyigixw Ak? 2 dl l 5 I I 4,- Go forth and conquer - After a long day at school. .L MHS students are still energetic. Refkczions on Jan McDonnieal dreams of the future and of winning the football game. M Rf "" Mg mr out are ff' 1:4 Er 4? s -iw Countless little things were the same -- or were different. 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