Nespelem High School - Savage Talk Yearbook (Nespelem, WA)
- Class of 1952
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Alvina Rroncheau Editor in-Chief
Sharon Duncan Assistant Editor
Shirley Knapp, Donna Miller Business Managers
Darrel Knapp Senior Class Representadve
Sharon Duncan Junior Clas Representative
Keith Phillips Freshman Class Representative
Ellen Dubes, Robert Thomas 7th and 8th grade Representative
Bernadine Perkins Lower Grades
Ramona Knapp Gir1s'Sports
Ray Nissen, Junior Somday Boys' Sports
Alvina Broncheau Art Editor
Annual Staff Activities
Miss Ridge Advisor
S P E L E M C H O
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Jean Rickard.:::::::::::::::::Sophomore Class Representative
N E H I G H S O L
s p e 1 e m, W on
Because of her untiring efforts and help
fulness in any enternrizes we undertake
because she is so much a part of our school
life, encouraging us on to a hlgher goal,thus
helping us to form ideals that will be a
great benifit to us in the years ahead, we
feel it an honor and a priviledge for us,the
1951-S2 staff of the "Savage 'I'a1k'L to dedi-
cate this annual to Mrs. Van Tassell our lib-
rarian,mathamaticsand English teacher, and
seventh grade advisor.
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Crenchwonan, and wqo e present four son lave no: four wixes
of diffe ent natlons
Fe i an fmerican, who leaflng behind fl ll nls an
cient prejudices and manners receives ne ones fron t e new
mode of life, he has embraced the new government he ODGQS,
and the new rank he holds
Here individuals are melted 1nto a new race of m n,
whose labors and posterity will one d y cause creat cnanfes
1U the world
Amerlcans are the western pilgrims, wro are carrying
along with them the Treat mass of arts, sciences, V1UOP and
1DOlStPy, Wh1Ch began lon slnce in the East They will fin
ish the great circle
Colle e, Avricultur 1 Colle e o Utah, recs ac elor of
arts pac e or of Cl nee, Master of Cl nee, Peacle n lish
two and three, ookeepinr, JCuPHallS1 lS 3QllSOF o
irls Club, Paper taff, and enual Staf'f', SOPhonore cl ss
Mrs Gutlrie ducatlon Central Wasnlngton College of Edu
cation, -asfington State College, university of ashington
Teacles grades three and four
Ama Deach Van Tassell Nassar Colle,e, Chlc Oo WIVSTS1
Wasuinston UHiN6PSltV, State College of Washington Le rees
Bachelor op Arts,Washington State Teaczer,Librarian Certifi
cate She teaches General hatrnatics, geometry, Seventh and
Uighth Readin , Ninth English, eventh rade Advlsor
Julia Mathews Eastern Central Teachers' Ccllege,Aea, Okla
homa Southwestern Teachers' Colleve She teaches the slxth
araqe Grade sc ool anc Hizh school Fone Economics
Wster Burns Ore on College of ducaticn, Southern Idaho
College of education Teaches the fifth rade
Nellie Fox FdUC8tlOD Txo years at western 8SFlU ton,
Bellinznam Normal, Central fashinvton College of dlcation
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Elmer E. Dubes-Superintendent-Education-Blackhill Teach-
ers' College, Spearfish, Suoth Dakota, Eastern Washington Col
lege of Education, Washington State College. Degrees-Master
of Education, Bachelor of Education, Master of Arts. Teaches
Washington History, Senior Social Studies.
Ben Pease, Coach. Education-Linfield College, University
of Oregon, Rocky Mountain College, University of Washington
Degrees-Bachelor of Science Subjects Personal Business,sev
enth grade math
Jeorge Haas North Idaho College of Education, West Mich
igan State College, Universitv of Idaho, Washington State Col
le e Degrees B S fEd I fpsychology J Subjects Eight grade
ma h, and English, U S History, Seventh and Eighth boys re
ading, Ninth grade reading, Remedial Reading
C ONGRATULA TIONS QRADUAUS
ME ARE HER: TO SERVE
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SFNIOR CLASS WILL
wlll my whiskers to Nid Bradshaw in hopes he
will shave oftener than I do My wavy hair
t atner CBillJ Gray, and my basketball
ability to Edward Purcell
Alvina Broncheau have nothing whatsoever to leave They
wouldn't want it anyway
will my football ability to Guy Wanamkin,
and my short hair cuts to people with long
will the Owhi Flat and
Charlie Moses and David
football ability I got to
and my bashfulness around
Fleming, he needs it
all its horses to
Hunt What little
the girls to Lynn
will my height to Gail Orr, my typing abili
ty to Donna Miller in hopes she can use it,
and do better
Thomas Friedlander will my football ability to Edward
Purcell, and my bashfulness to Jeanne Rnd
will my dancing ability to Tony Peo, y
he1 ht to Gail Orr in hopes that he can make
good use of it, and my ability of trylng to
play a guitar to Vernon Beaver
rest I'll keep myself because I might need
it later on
Darrell Knapp will my tumbling ability to Jay Anthony,
what singing ability I have to anyone who
wants it, guitar playing to Vernon Beaver
My name to onna Heath
irley Knapp will my ability of being true to my man,
while he is in the service, to all the girls
a N H S My past boy friends to Audrey
And my long fingernalls to Ramona, i case
she needs them
Ruth Moses will my dimples to Bernadine Perkins
ability to type to Yvonne Friedlander,t ere
by hoping that she will bestow upon me some
of her ability to type, my personality, Qif
I have anyl to Donna Miller
will my football ability to Father QB1llJ
ray, my basketball ability to Charlie Moses
and my ability with Girls to Andy Nampuya
l all Johnnie Pel1's toni's to ather
lBillJ Gray My grades to Lawrence Somday
My ability to attend school regularly to
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ing to Neil Orr, and my typing ability to
SENIOR CLASS PROPLLCY
Being gifted with psychic powers, I am able to foretell
the coming events
Come follow along
of tomorrow year of nineteen hundred and
June Kinkaid is to make
polition Opera House, the senlors of l952
attend June has now accomplished her
opera singer She plans to study under
in my dreams I had the strangest dream
and I shall lead you into an unknown world
debut at the Cosmo
made it a point to
dream of being an
a famous singer in
Upon arrival at the Cosmopolition Opera House, I could
hear the orchestra playing the nUnfinished Symphony under
the direction of a great musical dlrector, Alvina Broncheau
Soon to arrive was a dashing handsome young man, who
wovld be of utmost interest to a psychiatrist The motto,
captivating creature This prophet saw Johnny Bell glide in
escorted by five beautiful ladies To my utter amazement I
learned this was his harem He has another marria,e sched
uled for next month
Another man whose name everyone sees in movie books and
newspapers and whose face everyone sees in the movies 1
Michael Somday It seems that Michael has Cary Grant, Greg
ory Peck, John Derek, and other famous actors looki up the
rst train for home Imagine in 1952 he played Willien
in the senior play 'Spooky Tafern a great production
Shirley Knapp, now a housewife, arrived escorted by one
she referred to as NRedn in the good old days of 1952 Shir
lev,still a pretty, charming lady, has twelve children The
saylng goes 1t's cheaper by the dozen She is also a fam
ous home economist
James Somday, bro her of the actor Michael Somday, has
gained great popularity in his field M G W is going to
make a movie of James CAlias Thorpe! Somday James has earn
ed the 'All American title James has just gotten his
Ruth Moses,who expecially made this trip to attend the
debut of June Kinkaid, now teaches at a famous women's col
leae It seems Ruth has turned manhater She had found con
tentment in her books, which she says are never disappoint
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A second Einstein, Floyd Whyatt,with a Ph D B S ,M A
and many other degrees, just discovered a bomb more
powerful than the hydrogen bomb Considered a hermit,Floyd
spends all his time in his laboratory on the hillside ofa
thrivinv industrial city of Nespelem Floyd, a loverof
long haired music, readily consented to atiend June's wwut
especially since his former classmates will be there
The next one to make his appearance is Bob Courville
Bob has a ranch near the largest city in the world Nesnelem
He is also a millionaire He and his wife,Pat, entertain
guests from Europe the year round He has also enters!
politics He will probably be President of U S soon
Great entertainers in the music world Eddie Arnolds of
the West, guitarists, Darrell Knapp and Fred endron, can be
heard on the radio every morning and seen on television
every night They are now touring the world
Next is Kay Courville, who now has a beauty shop 1
Hollywood All actresses patronize her shop because of her
ability to make women of sixty look sixteen In fact she
ing, pay a visit to Kav's Swanky Shoppe in Hollywood
Another hunk of masculinity to arrive, is Thomas Fried
lander Thomas now holds the heavy weight championshlp
Thousands cheer when he enters the ring Millions cheer
when he goes out Thomas is as great as Joe Lewis
Late to arrive is Junior Circle It seems he was pre
occupied with his goats Unlike other goat herders, hls
goats have brought him millions The entire Owhi flat is oc
cupied with goats Another of his ambitions was togvet mar
ried, which he has to a certain girl that was in the ei hth
grade in 1952
Awakened in Physics Class by Mr Kelly, this prophet is
unable to tell any more However, another meeting is predic-
ted to take place in the latter part of the 20th Century
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our first meeting we elected the following offlcers
President Bud Gray
Vice President Dorland Palmer
Secretary William Anthony
Representative Sharon Duncan
Sergeant at Arms Alvin Redthunder
Advisor Mr G Haas
We have had a very active year, winning first place in the
Christmas program with an outstandlng skit, givlng a dance
after a basketball game in December and having several candy
sales during the vear We are looking forward to presenting
our play in the spring and we instigated the idea of putting
an 'Nw on the hill
Members of the class participated in many things, our
sports minded boys took part in all phases of sports, William
Anthony, and Bud Gray, Dorland Palmer and Tony Peo did their
utmost in football and basketball season found Bud Gray,
Dorland Palmer, Ray Nissen, Nelson Iukes and Tony Peo working
together as the first five and William Anthony and Alvin Red
thunder fighting for the second string They were belng
backed by the two Junior cheerleaders, Sharon Duncan and Mona
The Junior class was well represented in twirling this
year by Sharon Duncan, Kay Orr and Mona Knapp
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There were 15 members in the Sophomore Class at the
start of the year We lost one student, and galned one,Mar
The Sophomore Class officers are
President Lynn Fleming
V President Delores Gallaher
Treasurer Rose Mae Gallaher
Class Representative Jean Rickard
Reporter Jeannie Redthunder
Sergeant at Arms Guy Nanamkin
Advisor Miss Ridge
On September al, 1951, the nGreenn Freshmen had a rough
day, for, if you haven't already guessed, it was initiation
dayll They came to school dressed in all sorts of clothes
from football and basketball players'to underwear and gunny
sacks The Freshmen became full pledged high school students
The Sophomores pave them a party that night for all they did
Boys earning letters for football were: Charles Moses,
Vernon Beaver, and Guy Nanamkin.
Boys turning out for basketball were: Lynn Fleming,
Charles Moses, and Guy Nanamkin.
The twirlers this year from the Sophomore class are:
Jean Rickard and Barbara Brooks.
Those helping to make the band a success are: Barbara
Brooks, Jean Rickard, Jeannie Redthunder, Rose Mae Gallaher,
Delores Gallaher, Lynn Fleming, Lena Simpson, and Vernon
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President Johnny Gray
Vice President Gall Orr
Secretary Eileen Friedlander
Treasurer David hunt
Student Concil Rep Keitn Pnillkn
Reporters Jean Betty Arcasa
Serg at Arms Lawrence Somday
Advisor hr Pease
On September 21, 1951 the Freshmen were initiated by
the Sophomores Some were dressed as Nhillbillles jungle
oys , 'ba 1 ng beauties N ootball players , and Nbasket-
ball players, We were quite a sight. H Everyone enjoyed it
very much. That night a party for the freshmen was put on by
the Sophomores. All the junior high and high school were in-
Later in the year,we lost Sherry Orr, Annette Gary, and
Buddy Nanamkin. Leaving our class enrollment to only 15.
Johnny Gray was our only Freshman boy to make the foot-
On November 15th, the Freshmen gave their return party
for the Sophomores.
We were proud to have three boys make the basketball
team. They are Johnny Gray, David Hunt, and Phil Fleming.
President Steve Rhodes
Vice President Loretta Stan,er
Class Representative Ellen Dubes
Sgt At Arms Robert Pakootas
Class Members first row
Donna Heath, Nvla Myers, Loretta Stanger, llen Dubes,
Rita Circle, and Barbara Simpson Second row Barbara
Garry, Sharon Courville, Edith Penlev, Carol Denny,and
Anna Iettling, Villiam Thomas, and Walter Purcell
T'ird Row Mr O'Dell, Steve Rhodes, Stephen Iukes, Ob-
ert Pakootas, Lawrence Wi1liams,Junior Goddard, Gary
Desuatel, and Ronald Friedlander
Two other members wexe not present They were
Sadie George and Teddy Gaze
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The class officers of the seventh grade are as follows
Sec. and Treas.... ............Anita Knapp
Representative..... ......Robert Thomas
Advisor.....................Ama Van Tassell
The seventh grade cheerleaders are: Bertha Cadv, Anita
Knapp and Darlene Mills.
Wallace Pakootas plays on the first stringi the Junior
high basketball team. Mike Paul plays on the second string,
and Neil 0rr and Robert Thomas are on the third string. Del-
bert Cady is the manager.
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President ......................... Jon Knapp :
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Last year the Student Body elected the following officers
President Alvina Broncbeau
Vice President Floyd Whvatt
Secretary lreas Ramona Knapp
Spt at arms Ray Nissen
Senior Rep Darrel Knapp
Sophomore Rep Tean Rickard
Freshman Rep Keith Phillips
Eight Grade Rep Ellen Dubes
Seventh Grade Rep Robert Thomas
How La Pow Lup Rep Kay Orr
Lettermans' Club Rep John Bell
This ever present group performed duties such as unit
inp grades, improving student participation as a whole and
individually nelped the classes
Altho it is supposed to be a stern ruling group they
found a time and place to make things more injoyable for
They sponsored as a group such activities as a winter
dance and spring dance. Also they helped in P.T.A. by
sponsoring a booth.. for their carnival.
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This year the Girls' Club and Pep Club were combined
under the name 'Howla Powlup", meaning peppy and lively'
The officers for the year were
President Barbara Brooks
Vice President Ruth Moses
Secretary dean nlcxard
Treasurer Donna Miller
Sgt at arms Rose Gallaher
Our Club was active in many school activities this year
We sold candy at the basketball games and had some candy
sales at noon We decorated the gym for basketball games and
played an active part in the Spring Carnival
We also did a very good job as a cheering section at
basketball and football games
Let's have as much fun next year!
First row Kay Orr, Rose Mae Gallaher, Barbara Brooks, Ruth
Moses, Donna Niller, Kay Courville,Second row Jean Rickard,
Arline Orr, Bernadine Perkins, Ramona Knapp, Sharon Duncan,
Isabelle PacLpe,Third row Piss Ridge,Jean Betty Arcasa, Lena
Simpson,Annette Garry,Rose Marie Andrews, Fourth row Jeannie
Redthunder,Eileen Friedlander, June Kinkaid,Mary Whalawitsa,
Delores Gallaher, Alvina Bronoheau, and Joyce McClug
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President Floyd Whyatt
Vice Presluent Bud Gray
Secretary Ray Nissen
Treasurer Junior Somday
Representative John Bell
Those who went through the Lettermar's Club initiatior
by eating raw egg, walking barefooted through broken glass,
nroposing to their ideals, and being married by justice of
the peace, George Haas, were Lynn Fleming, Dorland "Bread"
Palmer, Charlie loses, Vernon Beaver, Mike Somday After a
fine lunch was served,the boys were officiall declared into
Letterman's Club under the wise guidance of r Pease The
club has gained much in the line of social and athletic act
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The Savage Talk paper staff of Sl-S2 has continued
through the school year to publish the monthly paper with
ideal enthusiasm They've strived to make it more interest-
ing using the student body as a background for all their
work We have 16 in the staff They are as in the picture
Seated, front row Left to right Kay Courville, Bernadine
Perkins, Yvonne Friedlander, Kay Orr, Alvina Broncheau,
Sharon Duncan, Donna Miller, Ramona Knapp, 2nd row Isabel
Pachpe, John Bell, June Kinkaid, Floyd Whyatt, Arline Orr,
Others included are Fred Gendron, Eugene Harper, Ray
Nissen and James Somday, Shirley Knapp
Isabell Pachpe and Arline Orr dropped the course
Staff Officers are
Editor Alvina Broncheau
Asst Editor Sharon Duncan
Business Mgr Shirley Knapp
Art Editor 99999999
Advisor Miss Ridge
Annuals need much work and with our 1952 staff this
Annual progressed well They are as follows Seated lst row
Kay Courville, Bernadine Perkins, Isabell Pachpe, Donna
Miller, Sharon Duncan, Yvonne Friedlander, Arline Orr, June
Kinkaid 2nd row standing, Kay Orr, Alvina Broncheau,
Others in staff are Ray Nissen, James Somday, Shirley
Knapp, Eugene Harper, Fred Gendron
Arline Orr and Isabell Pachpe dropped the course Offi
Editor Alvina Broncheau
Asst Editor Sharon Duncan
Art Editor Alvina Broncheau
Business Mgr Shirley Knapp, Donna Miller
Advisor Miss Ridge
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The Senior Class of 1954 presented the play SPOOKY TAV
ERN Members of the Senior Class who were chosen for the
play cast were Darrell Knapp who played Lou Hacker, the
owner of Spooky Tavern, June Kinkaid, the Ghost Woman who
was supposed to haunt the Tavern, Alvina Broncheau played
Lucy Hacker, spiritualistic medium, Ruth Moses played UDB
part of a resourceful college gir1,Isabe1le Pachpegiqed 'he
part of her sister, Shirley Knapp, the part of the fat negro
mammy, Bedelia, James Somday,the part of Ralf Channing who
had love and money all as his own, Floyd Whyatt played Larry
Lanner,a junior in the same fix,Mike Somday played the clown
Willie nstuttering' Worgle, who was very much afraid of
ghosts, Johnnie Bell was Blackie Simms who was supposed to
be a member of a lawless gang, Freddie Grendon was known to
all as the Creeper, a F B I inventigator, but turned our
to be the uncle of Willie Viorgle
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The Junior Class play, Aaron Slick From Pumpkin Crick,
was great sxccc s nuqene H rper starred as Aaron Sllck,
Kav Orr a Sls 1 igsrs Donna Mill r as "the Ladv ln Red,
Dorland palmer, as Ir Merrldew Sh ron Duncan as Gladys
Vid Anthony, as Clarence areen The guests were Alvin Red
thunder, Ray Nis en, and Willard ray
A gift of American Beauty Roses was presented to Mrs
Mathews, director of the play, ln aopreclatlon of the work
w1ich she did
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Our Girls' Glee Club,which includes girls the 7 12
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o fered at Christmas, the Okanovan County usica Festival,
Qprins Concert, and Graduation were hivhly su cessful
'embers of the Glee Club Kneeling J an Rickard,Barbara
Brools, Kay Orr,'ertha Cady First staudins row Donna Heath,
Barbara Sinoson, Ellen Jubes, Anlta Knapp, Loretta Stanlen
Lena Si pson, Jean Qetty Area a, Second standing row Darlene
allaher, Nyla Ivers,Shirley Knaop,4haron Duncan,Mr O'Dell,
Back row Audrev Knaop, ileen Friedlander,June Kinkaiddkiores
Gallaher, Jeannie Redthunder,Sadie Geor e,Yvonne'Friedlander
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During the winter months the Girls' P E classes used
the Gym Tney en aged in such games as badminton and basket-
ball, and took exercises They played the Mission Basketball
team twice and the Womens Town Team once
During warmer weather, we have bealplaying baseball and
going on hikes Some have taken it upon themselves to gobike
riding once or twice
We are very proud of the Nespelem Patrols this year They
have been on duty through Q.l kinds of weather Every morning
and evening two patrols are stationed at the highway crossing
to help each student safely to cross the road The patrols
on the bus have several duties, which assure the students and
the school complete safety
The seven patrols are Tom Begvs, Phil Rhodes, Bertha
Cady, Darlene Mills Sharon Lemery, Jean Betty Arcasa, Mar
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drive the bu to take the chlldern
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dustwnp tue halls we nope to see
Jessie Friedlander and Mrs Bill
Bell are our cooks this year Th1S
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for us but she has done very nicely
in preparln the delicious meals we
have had every day this school year
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before anu is an old hand at lt
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It was beautifull Did you
ee the gymnf The red and white
streamers The pretty formals
too Perhaps you noticed E1
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Sharon Duncans? Maybe Mary Gray
caught your eye She was one of
the guests of the faculty
Well anyway after entering
the gymn you always have the
certain feeling that you have
to look around, and if you took
ing up for the Grand larch
After the Grand March was
finished the first program dance
was started It was a dreamy
waltz with the lights turned
way down low and the couples try
ing gracefully to dance to the
scratchy phonograph music
At intermission a talented
young lady entertained Jean
Rickard sang 'lake Believe'
Then everyone dent to the re
freshment stand which was
lighted and made into a wishing
well There they were served
punch and cookies
Everyone there looked grand
and had a grand time.
time to you'd find couples line-
Our Band this year, of whi h we are especially proud,
has come a long way We ended the year with a forty five
piece band, of which only three or four students have had
previous musical training Appearances included basketball
games, Okano an County Music Festival, Spring Concert and
Graduation t has taken a good deal of hard work, study,
and practice on the part of each student to come along as
far as they have.
HIGH SCHOOL MAJORETTES
The High School Majorettes are Jean Rickard, Kay Orr,
Mona Knapp, Barbara Brooks, and Sharon Duncan
These girls have performed chiefly at home basketball
games Each performance was very colorful
The Majorettes twirled with the band where they acquir
ed a good deal of skill inleading the high school band They
closed their season by twirling at the county tournament
7th AND Sth MAJORETTES
The Junior High Magorettes are Ellen Dubes, Loretta
Stanger, Barbara Simpson, and Anita Knapp They performed at
Coulee Junior High Basketball game Much good pro-
been seen in this group during the year.
year's snappy cheerleaders elected early in the
Alvina Broncheau, Sharon Duncan and Ramona Knapp
girl4 outfit consisted of red corduroy weskits on
skirts and white rayon blouses
These girls did a very successful job for the cheering
section and the team They called pep rallies and led old
and new yells and school songs They worked hard and long
though they had very many enjoyable moments All in all the
girls did aggreat job in forwarding the team on to many vic
7th AND Sth CHEER LEADERS
The eighth grade cheer leaders are Loretta Stgnger,Ellen
Dubes, and Barbara Simpson This group wore red jumpers and
white blouses, with a N on the front and an Indian head on
The seventh grade cheer leaders were Anita Knapp,Bertha
ady, and Darlene Mills Two of the cheerleaders had white
satin skirts and white blouses, and the middle cheerleader
had red gaberdine skirt and white blouse.
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FOOTBALL 1951 S2
The Savages found the season a bit rough as they drop
ped four out of four games In each of the games,the Savages
played hard, but could not cross the goal line as many times
as their opponent did The Savages only touchdowns came on
a 65 yard run by senior fullback, Jr nThorpen Somday and a
thirty yard run by Jr Circle
The line up had Bob Courville and Wid Anthony at the
ends,Arch1e Friedlander and Tony Peo at the guards, Clarence
Whalawetsa at center, and,1n the backfield,Bud Gray at quar
ter,Dorland Palmer at fullback,and Guy Nanamkin at half back.
Those earninv letters in football were Seniors, Bob
Courville Archie Friedlander, Jr Circle, Juniors, Bud Uray,
Dorlana Palmer,Tony Peo,W1d Anthony,Sophomores,Guy Nanamkin,
Charlie Moses, Vernon Beaver
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The Nespelem Savages have completed a very successful
season with Ben Pease completing his fifth year as coach
The Savages started the season with a M9 A3 victory ov
or the Twisp Yellowjackets and tasted their defeat at the
hands of the Wilbur Redskins
The Savages won four out of their first five games be
fore Christmas vacation
After a two week lay-off, the Savages went on to win 7
out of 12 of their remaining games They completed the sea
son with a total of 9 wins and 8 loses, a conference record
of 6 wins and 5 loses, and fifth place in the county stand
In the first round of the Okanogan County Tournament,
held at Tonasket Feb 15, 16, 22, and 23, the Savagee played
second night of the first weekend, the Savages played the
Tonasket Tigers, but lost 58 38
On Friday night of the second weekend, the Savages
played a smooth, well-controlled game At half time, they
were behind 27 28, but pulled ahead to no 39 at the third
quarter, and went on to win M8 M3 This winggave them a trip
to the District Tournament. On the final night, the Savages
played the Brewster Bears for third or fourth place and drop-
ped the game h? hh
In the first game of the District Tournament, the Sava-
ges drew the top seated team of the tournament, the Peshas-
tin Loggers They played the towering Loggers on even terms
throughout the game, but dropped a breath taking thriller
The Savages are looking forward to a top season next
year, with 8 of the first 10 returning
the Oroville Hornets. and came out with a 60-M3 win. On the
Nespelem's WB' squad finished the 1951 52 season by win
rdngl2 and losing only five games Twin victories were scored
over Riverside, Wilbur, and Oroville
One of the most thrilling victories for the Savages was
the one wlth Oroville, when the victorious basket was dunked
in the final seconds of the game
Players making the starting line up were forwards, Guy
Wanamkin, Bob Courville, guards, Jr Somday, Wid Anthony,
center, Phil Fleming
These players had very good backing by substitutes Lynn
Fleming, Dave Hunt, Mike Somday, Charley Moses, and Archie
The first game of the basketball season opened with the
game with Coulee Dam The warriors won by S points, high
point man being Garry Disautel The warriors played 10 more
games, winning 7 and losing 3 High point men were Gerry
Disautel, Steven Iukes,Wa1lace Pakootas, and Robert Pakootaa
The warriors entered the tournament by a game with Wil
bur, and won by 30 points, high point man being Robert Pa
The next game, with Almira, was for first and second,
hespelem taking first place
The Warriors have three all stars, Wallace Pakootas,Rob-
ert Pakootas, and Gary Desautal
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Xith six lettermen returninv and with the help of 12
non lettermen, the Nespelem Savages started their 1952 base-
The lettermen returning to the souad were Jr Clrcle,
catcher, Bud Gray,p1tcher and inflelder, Nel cn luke , first
base, Floyd Whyatt,short stop, Fred Jendron,p1tcner and out
fielder, James Somday, right field
The non letternen filling in the other positions are
Alvln Kedthunder, left field, Ray Nissen, center field, like
Somday, pitcher and out field, Charley hose , catcher and
infield, Tony Peo, second base, John Gray, right field, John
ills, center field, Lynn Fleming, first base, Phil Fleming,
second ba e, Keitre Phillips, catcher, Gail Orr, left out
field, Jim Gallaher, center field Edward Purcell, manager
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Kneeling Shirley Stogan, Rosaleen Thomas, nugene Agaplth
Angeline Sam, Melvin Knapp
Sitting Linda beggs, Ione Louise, Leonard Simpson, Wilma
Denny, Gloria George, Vera Wilson, David Thompson
Standing Fredrick Pierce, Eddie Neal, Phillip Wak Wak,Fran
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SECOND TAIRD GRADE
Kneeli Lee Thalman, Raymond Pierce, Theodore Palmenteer,
Wesley leveland, Wilfred Redthunder, Mathew Dick, Joe Ar
casa, John Drummond, Keith Orr, Darryl Frevino
Sitting Nelda Friedlander, Hazel Agapith, Karen Rhodes, nel
issa Krebs, Nancy Mettling, Ella Friedlander, Sheila Gendron,
Standing Moses Davis,Kathleen White,Helen Brooks,DianaKnag
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First row Kenneth Redthunder,Stanley Timentwa,Charles Cour
v lle, Howard Davis, Rita Simpson, Loraine Scott,Judith Wil
liams Second row Carol Thompson,Joanne Circle,Merle Picard,
Mary Green, Mary Friedlander, Martha Krebs Ann M e Thi
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Timentwa Wourth row Dickie Bast,Mrs Guthrie,Co1in Pyetzki,
Kent Lehlbock, Kenneth Stanger,Lawrence Kunz, Joe Boyd, Ray
mond Auborton, Arthur Cheweah, and Betty Purcell
Sitting Cobina Circle, Addie Boyd, Ellen Drummond, Gavin Mo-
ougall, Jule Green, Myrna Miller, Arlene Judge Standing
Joseph bnrns, Steve Somday, Phil Rhodes, George Denny, Tom
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Standing Nora Mead Mrs Mathews Carol Agapith Carol Gray
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and firms for contributing to the publication of our annual
Johnson's Dress Shop
Va1's Sport Shop
The Hub C1othier's
Browne's Shoe Store
Kinkaid Trucki Service
Grayce's Dress hop
Coulee City Cafe
Heights Grocery Fountain
For Fine Dresses
Good Meals Always
Articles Hard To Wear
Finest of Clothes
For Fine Shoes,Always
Best of Diamonds
Finest of Drugs
For Fine Service
Reasonable Fine Eats
We Serve You All
Food k Fountain
For Food and Drinks
Jackson's Service Service with A Smile
Whyatt R Duncan Lumber Mill Finest of Lumber
genie Studio For taking pictures of our activities
Fonna Miller For taking other pictures
acultya Classes, and Clubs For their cooperation and
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