Nixa High School - Eagle Yearbook (Nixa, MO)

 - Class of 1953

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I 1 X , f ,AM - 'N ' l , X as -QQ ES g g if 52.2-:'z ' NIXA EAGLE Seated Keith Keltner, Kathleen Bolin, Patty Jackman, Tomy McConnell, Bill Peacock, Standing lies Rushing, Larry Hedgpeth, Ann Hawkins, Beverly laples, Daryll Walker Roland Hedgpeth, larcelle Bolin, Johnny larriott, Freda Ball, Shirley Bolin, Editor Kathleen Bolin . Y , Ri 5 lg so ' '. ffl , ' ,, "" I- 5 Q ,' ., A . 5 'Ne . -ff --- ' X Ki 'A S: 5 X 'J 1 - , K V Y .- :it - .J , " 7 .I f . al. , .3 xl 5 , J . Q KD ,f ph Xjggr. Nix K 1 v- ' wt I y .. - ' Q5 - A , A 1 N X, U, , " Y N , Superintendent To the Seniors of 1953 I wish for each of you the best in llfe the end of twelve years in school approaches, you will be inclined to evalu ate your school activities Rejoice in your many accomplishments and be glad because of your achievements Perhaps there are parts of these activi ties you would change and others you would improve upon were it possible For the most part, however, your maln goals and obgectives would remain the same So, live not for the past, but look to the future and make men and women which your school, community, state, and nation will be proud hope that the Nixa Schools have contributed immeasurably to thls goal LMXXQQJ Q w ina I I rf, 1 'S xx , ' . As - ' . We l Board Of EducatioL John O'Ne1l, Austin Dunham, Victor Wood, Ckarl Jaqua, Howard H dgoeth, Kvl Keltner, Bon S L Offucers 2 Mary Rice, Tr urer lar: Jone , Vice Dresldent Helen Lee, Pre 1 ent va M Sch for, Se renfry 'W' Facult Grace lcDona1d Pansy laseon Irene Young First Grade Second Grade Third Grade gary Asher Aliens Steele Elnora Kinser Fifth Grade Sixth Grade Seventh Grade 'Af xg, Louise Schreiber F1075 1185197 Jewell lilli8lS Shirley lalker Fourth Grade Qf4sHgr1eE'R Llugaine Eighth Grade Beryle Rea lusic Agriculture Home Economics English 1F" iv M. Ed'ard L Baker Dorothy Ford Verna Lou Rushing Coach Secretary Commerce Q A , Q , A . . Za 6. A 7 S 4 3 ,,r, A s . I AV 'P Q ' f . Y X 1 X ' L are . f , , vf' K , 'x5J??'i4y 'r gE1,g'," 'Q - A HTA U 1 ,E 5 A e zr' e ' -, Q.. if G53 . Nga aged J ! A f J Al N. ' . fe , ' f, ,I ' A H X , 1 L l , 1 - 1 ' . Q z - .. ' ' . G fv- I Johnny Marriott, Larry Hedgpeth, Kenneth Richmond, Stand1ng lr Baker SENIOHS Kathleen Bolin Ann Hawkins larcelle Bolin Johnny larriott Larry Hedgpeth JUIIORS Connie liller Jackie Arndt Oliver Smith Sammy Steln rt SOPHOIORES Rosemary Deckard Betty Flood Dorothy looney Gearl Haworth Pete Patton FRESHMEN Shirley Hartley Virginia Bolin Larry Hannah Jimmy Dunham liz endif yy ff 4' 5 Oliver Slith Kathleen Bolin J' acld.e Arndt IVS Larry Hedgpeth Annl-I These are the CANDIDATES for the CITIZENSHIP AIARD Each year a boy and a girl who are outstanding individuals and who do the most for their school, the student body, and the faculty de serve recognition They are selected on the basis of all good qualities that go into making a good school citizen and the winners' names are P19-Ced on the HONOR PLAQUE :Ln the hall The candidates are selected and voted upon by the student body LAST YEABJS WINNERS Sue McConnell Bobby Haworth 1 "" Keith Keltner 43" 9'- anme X larcelle Bolin Johnny Marriott ' ' ' Wd - ag no 'W as f 4' N '- gx 3 I I A V X du" " Q .3 , 3 , W . 7 -.'.'-' . JF- "gg --N V - -' 3 , ax l ,e ' 'I' of fl I 4 A t 'Q r' V, LX fr ,.i W 3 ' V QIll0I' FREDA BALL 'She is always quiet and shy, but yet there's e twinkle in her eyes KATHLE 4 BOLIN 'Wit and mirth and noble fires, vigarous health and gay d sires " IARCELLE BOLIN 'Wherever you see ha' she has a smile, and makes life for every one much more worth wh1le.' LEO CURBOW 'Sometimes I sit emi think! Sometimes I just sitt' ,, "ive 'Vg . .fi -Lx,.,,,i,,: - -1 ' ' . f ' 0 Y A .gjr f Q' 1 f e.. 0 , 1 ANN H FKINS 'She really has quite a frepl for b.in fun and full of pep ii IIN gag Oli' X-' I Yo., Qlll0I'S BILL PPBCUPY 'His is the power to do things and the bility to do them well W QHMWQ H!!! BEVERLY MAPLES nS1lence is the most perfect hearld of JO ' Ewan-s-fu -7' JW TOMMY HCCONNELL 'Keen sense, common 'Q' sen e, and a lot of room for nonsense 45? JOHNNY MARRIOTT DARYLL 'Here's one who'll not pretend, but 18 NWork9 'here did I hear that word be and stays a falthful friend N foreqn Lols Aven Leona uardn r f ff Sue K-ltner Z- Venita Payne ,,- Vernetta Aven Doris Glenn 143 Jimmy Mcoauley 'F - XV! lu' "pv- JUD10F Blakey Junlor Flood 4.10-If GBTY Hedgpeth Shirley Hedgpeth Gary,lcDanie1 f"'K Conn1e.llller .YJ ,Z Betty Gardner .Z Wilma Inman kit Don Roe 2. Annette Smith Oliver Smith Sammy Steinert Charlene White f Floyd Whitlock Jack Young J i S , ZA ,4 ' Q Q K X as ,X Y Q 4 V- f , -on J, rp -in ' ' ' , 3 - I K l yi! haf , 1 f: ! 1 'E L ia . - ,. , , W ' ... -- " A' 42 '. 5 L x 3 Q , . --' X" N X N ' .31 X . . N ' . . Qq 'Ljr S 4, 'ft W , , 9 r . A-. u b 1 " a . 'V XV.. Q- ' 7 " " f gal " I n , 9- . LNM kt , Eiga! Q11 , , I , N N ' M ' ,A ,, 1, !f a A "' A' f' , 1. 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J ff A y os P tsy Barber Iola Barne tt Carolyn Blevlns Llnda Carter inf' 'V' Y Mary Ann Cooper I Carol Curoov Shelby Deckard Jack Ed :ards Paula Farms Tlnda Famble ,Q S Buddy Glenn V1ck1e Haworth Davld Jones Larry Tfx ley David ee arce'l ene Nc! ean ,F f 52 I Judlth Moore Plchard Moore J Donna Nelson Judy Payne Janlce Plckel James Prultt Qs- Karen P P 5 uxhssll: 4 rultt Qcotov Schaefer Tlnda qCI'OgUlDS Barbara Thomas Steven 'Yood Danny Young L iv, f i L 1 . pi' 4 7'-V1 rf ,1 ,K A YVAA f Q i u U 4 fa X l Qu. 3 AL ' l 1 v ,0 ,. , V l ' ,,,, .- N A ' fi: , 1 , 9 QL - Q . .. ' . , R ' . if. , A A 9 Qi' 'f .., f ,, , M P lm ,y - I 1 Q" V L b . is ,tg :e.,. i Q. J M 'Y P 2 I KJ' ' , L tx 5 W ' . . . I 1:2 L M .. 1 .J W ,o 4 A ow ,Ar K ', Q .' .H ,5 Q N X F4 .4 , !7A: l K W, J ' , ix , B 'Effeid' F4-ffflff I I r A . , , gi . . . ' ff gr, I ff , l ' - r ,. - i ' ,, , Hn 'I , w " ' ' ' -lah t ' - I . ' ' ... . - N AI X 'Z C . ','-w I wx y . 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Q V Assistant Editor- ----- Lois Aven 'nf FHA 11950 oxsu Y-K NEW ,Q CL TC' 1 9 IPP 5 I- Mx b a o o N f ' Owl- cy . M' '-X 113.2 X "' 1 g Il I U.: - r. ' ,- ,,.,. f",J: 5 H tif' Po Ho? l shi? 4 J ' X 3 K JIICLITTIGT. Z ,Ti king QZW1 "' K W . .. , - ' dgit . U, , ,- x:"f,'1 'L F+IA Sweetheart Queen Jean Bussard A Barn Warnung Queen Kathleen 301 m an Attendants Dorus Glenn Bettq Gardner . ,NU A k ' 1 r -4 f- -at 'K an I x 4-, .6 v- p - , 1 PA :Q y at xx R' -!...,Ill Leo Curbow President -2.4an..4g..AuL.....a-, ,.. v- 4 -2 f' X4 9' Av 1 ' l ..,, ,. J Q.. J K 2 .A , UQ, ' -A . . . 5 , . S -1 A S, . 1 I W. L . Qfi: '21 . .1 J' fi" ' .Q7'-571'-fl. '- , . 3. - : ' . -,jf.'N', , av , ,M . 1 W1 . M ' :- ' f- ' ' . 1- 'rv' L ' '- , 50143 Glee Club F' O Gurls Glee Club Mixed Chorus Band I 4 - A - mall En emble ? I7 , Betty Gardner Larry Hedgpeth, Johnny larriott Doris Glenn, Betty Flood Jerry Young, Keith Keltner 19 l if J wilgasggiiy Hartley Johnny Iarriott, Dorothy looney, Ann Hawkins, Larry Bedgpeth Larry Hedgpeth, Doris Glenn, Dorothy looney, Rosemary Deckard, Dorothy lowly, Charlene lhite Shirley Hartley, AUD H8710-U9 Pep Club Leaders Lois Aven Mm Havkins Betty Gardner Betty Flood Darvll lfer V F ul De e V Blllr eacoc Kelth Keltno Ollver C 1th Tommy 1cConne11 Gearl Hawo h Roger Blev ns T rry hedgne+k Kenneth DlChmOHd r nlel JINAV Tc We J m Foch T rrx r1nn Pove Bl6V1nS Genrl H270 uh Jlmm Ste 'mort Gene lood Paxdeen :rovn Jlmmy Vdv ds Coach Eddle Baker Tanaver Joh1n5 1TTlO t 4,5 .5552 'SI f y H06 -N u f Wir www, -nv . MTBALI Je n 3 Cen' 1' 0 'TWOQJ fG+'WPDH Bo 1U Yose QF Decrqr uaro Bett Gardner Dett lood "18f vvpt Teoma Gardner Honda Je'u W Dovotnv ooner Cha lvne Vhlie unn F1vJ1DS qVl'16j Tong CoQcH ddle Pqker 1 J a HuV-u-d jlt, Tg,.' 'vb If L,A:-,.,. 2 :,,y , EQ d f' 131 Smith 1, TP Chl.- 5 Hedu., h ' I. Udo, X - .. , A--ZH,-A .i'A.. Y .J , , . , .-A -M if ,IBN X xx ' l I L,M X X xi is V A X - -2-5 f-f Ax , , Q 4 fm , X . K 4.1. 0 -N ' 1 ' Y E 1 , ? X X ,J Jim ,' - G,Q,l E .or.h J'- L h M - " I .L. V A A X, A, .l' A ' i5 1 7 w CTV' 'Z 1arr3 H,,e, tk Coach-E,di 311- iLKif,T ',hMdy Terri it N1 f 'il Stnlnprt o M gw 4 lf foo om'f cConnell feluf rpltner 0 1VPY gm n Dgrv 1 falfer 1 'f Ppacocr QR'Ue A e ifpr p,Jf1"NV' O 0 ,-Jgu4 A ' Tommy llcConnel1 larcelle Bolin King and Queen Prince and Prmcess J ohnny Cunningham Elaine Brundege . l Senior Plaq xx. Funders Creepers Wilbur laxwell Keith Kel?-ner A pocket-sized version of the atomic bomb Hercules lelson Deryll Walker l1lbur's bosom pal Cglegtg -KB.f,hl88D Bolin Hercules' little cousin nina Quiglgy Vernetta Aven The bright spot in Hercules' usually blackened eye Frankie Ann Hawkins Her only love is mystery stories Aunt lary -larcelle Bolin She really has her hands full with her brood Uncle Bob- Johnny larriott Although he's a mortician, he's jovial, and loves his family Granny Shirley Hedgpeth She's really a 'ball of fire," and is quite a hep cat lr Quigley Larry Hedgpeth He, too, is quite a hep cat Dr Brown Jim Koch Iadeline n qu ea octor! P d it d ll' Q111gley's sister Harry Schuster The Quigley family lawyer Daphne Sh' 15 V017 qui t. when she does s k 1 ' " Beverly laples Tommy lcConnel1 Freda Ball 1 pea t. s from way down " Claudk H ' Roland Hedgpeth 9 9 V917 friendly, loves to talk and joke ' .7 V - .. . .3 ' .,,: .. ex lf! ' If " Z xl. 1 Q 0 . Q . . . . . . , ........................ -- . , ......... - ........ ............ ' e . 9 . Q Junior Plaq If Mother Onlq w Janet laxwell Betty Sue Gardner 'She's the stable, guiding hand of the familyn Aunt lary Charlene White W he's a bundle of energy and activity' Connie Doris Glennn nShe's sweet, pretty and a very sensible girln Betty Lou laxwell Lois Avon nCute and peppy Wlhat Betty Lou doesn't think of, Bernadine willn lilbur laxwell Oliver Smith NHe's an atomic bomb personifiedn Hercules Nelson Jackie !oung nWi1bur's bosom pal and cohortn lr John laxwell Sam Steinert 'lhen things go wrong, he's immediately up in the air' Gladys Gooch Wilma Jean Inman 'She's the happy go lucky, slap-'em on the back, type Charles "Brains" Burke Gary lCDaniel 'He's so proud of his voice that he goes around exercising itn Dr Jeffry Gooch Jimmie Dale McCauley 'He's a lovable old chap, who wouldn't do malice to anyone' gif Hne - - - - - -S- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ..... .... I - ...... - - - Bernadine -------------------------- - - Vernetta Aven ------------------------- ll 1 Sna shots S 'l'! .4...4..,, I z xi tri'- Ill? '25 PL! 3 1,,.,,1,..1--- F,g ! -i ifi 1. 1 H 'WX x S Custodiens Mr Pnd UPS Haworth Cooks Irs Ball Irs Taylor Irs Haworth Bus Drivers: L. S. Flood Jimmie Jackman B. D. Darr Robert Conn Gordon Dunham Class Prophecy le, the Seniors of 1952-53, met in the lounge to view the program on a 'future-tell ing' television set which the Juniors had bought for us, to see what will have happen to us during the next ten years As we were all getting seated in front of the screen, Keith Keltner and Larry Hedgpeth, who have had a great deal of experience with such machines set the controls for 10 years in the future The first thing we saw Kall in technicolorl was Mr Lee racing in a power driven wheel chair down the Midway of the State Fair The sneedometer was registering 80 miles per h0UP le knew his conscience would bother him, but we didn't think it would put him in a wheel chair within 10 years time le followed him down the Midway and soon he m6t Mrs Rea, our snonsor, and her hus band, Hr Rea Somehow the subject of the 1953 graduating class of Nixa High School came up and Mrs Rea asked Mr Lee if he had heard from any of us He said 'No' and suggested they see a fortune tell r They proceeded to the fortune teller's tent and told her they wanted to know about the 1953 graduating class She said it would take a lot of concentrating to reach them but she would try After a few minut s of silence she made the contact and began telllng them the following 'I see Freda Ball as secretary for Johnny Marriott He is manager of the Federal Income Tax Bureau 'Kathleen Bolin is now the great pitcher of the St Louis Cardinals, she is doing this so she can follow her husband, Oliver Smith, around the world 'Leo Curbow is still down on the farm stirring molasses He is known all over the 'Keith Keltner finally found out there was something besides boys in the world andhe is now hapnily married ' 'Larry Hedgpeth is a world famous Motel owner, his wife stays in a hotel ' 'Ann Hawkins is the Queen of the Hawaiian Islands Sheentrances the entire popu lation with that soft voice of hers By the way, there is a famous Motel on the island too ' 'Marcelle Bolin now owns a hospital in Nixa She had been sick so much she decided she mlght as well own one of her own ' 'Noland Hedgpeth owns the Packard Horse Ranch at Boa It covers 20,000 acres, a most the extent of the whole city ' "Tommy McConnell is the 'Roly Poly' coach YOU read about " 'Bev rly Maples has became a professor of Science and has a l1ttl girl in the sec ond grade ' 'Daryll Walker owns a big chain of super markets all over the world ' 'Jim,Koch has become the Senator from Hissouri He doesn't want to stop with this posltion however, he is already candidate for President of the U S ' 'That is all I see, friends Did you find out what you wanted to know2' lr Lee looked at Mr Rea, heaved a great sigh of reliefy and said,'Boy that's a load off my mind," and he walked away I 9 9 .n l C 0 .n ' U.S. as the 'I-Cas. King." . ' z. l- e ' e - YOU CAN ALWAYS DEPEND ON THE NIXA CLEANERS Nixa Missouri NIXA IOCKER PlANT PROCESSING CUSTOM KILLING Manager, Harold McLean Nixa Missouri Compliments V0lNER S GROCERY Nixa Missouri DX FOR THE BEST KENNETH INMAN Owner Nixa Missouri GARDNER GROCERY FROZEN FOODS FRESH MEATS GROCERIES Nixa Missouri Compliments of J T and Ruby Iernegan Nixa Missouri EAT AT THE NIXA CAFE FLORA PARSONS and JAMIE DEAN Nixa Missouri Consolidated Products Co Semi Solid E Emulsion Semi Solid Chick Emulsion Semi Solid Pug Emulsion CLAY HAWKINS Manager Nixa Missouri of I 1 I O i O I I - I 1 - Q 1 HAWKINS NIII.I.ING C0 OZARK Mo ROBERT .I I'IAI.I. OZARK Mo Stlce Hardware and Variety tore PAUL E STICE Op Elll0TT FEED STORE M F A FEEDS ,Z jgjfffgoa NL lili- ff Q15 Lf" JWMIQTZ DELIVER YOUR Q MILK TO WILSON Bc Co NIXA 'NC M0 C pl' f C pl' f - V I S I T - Compliments N' MA I 5 I' - I fa My A - -- 1 4-Ja vb, s 1' Q " 1 if + 'f . . Jr- v fs 9 0 A- 1 V I DRIVE IN FOR PROMPT AND EXPERT CLEANING at the PALACE CLEANERS Springfield Mlssouru Compliments of REX PRESTON COUNTY COLLECTOR OZARK MISSOURI SULLIVAN S SHOE STORE pbeII o d W I Sp ngf eId RED GOOSE Actuon Shoes or Boys and Gnrls Comphments of ELLIS SHOE STORE 303 college Sf SPRINGFIELD MO BILLS SHOE SHOP Fzrst Class Shoe Repazrmg Nlxa Mlssourn Dr Harold Shaffer D 0 1 Box 337 Phone 52 Consumers Warehouse Markets LARGEST IN MIDDLE WEST Open Every Nite Tell Nlne On Glenstone On Campbell at Commercnal at Sunshme I Q Com n onut ri i , Mo. f I I O , Q O W- A- Ewens, PVOD. PHYSICIAN ANI! SVRGEUN ' V I Gem-ml IH14-tif-0 PLAZA DAIRY BAR SPRINGFIELD S NEWEST 8. FINEST Complete Fountom Service Phone 6 9550 431 South Avenue LYTLE STUDIOS 217s JEFFERSON 6 Doo s South of C Ion ol Hotel Quality means so mu TRI GAS OF SPRINGFIELD Formerly ECONOMY GAS CO BOIIN 66 SERVICE N M RUHIS ICE CREAM HOME OWNED 900 W C SPRINGFIELD MO FOR LUMBER AND Congratulations Sensors' BUILDING SUPPLIES WILLIAMS CAFE LUMBER COMPANY 3l3 I5 S Campbell Ave 423 College Sprlngtleld Missouri THE BREED THAT FILLS EVERY NEED MILK BUTTERFAT BEEF BEST IN EVERY WEIGH WORLDS GREATEST DUAL PURPOSE CATTLE Make more profut under average farm con dntlons Rouse Mnlklng Shorthorns For average farmer Mvlknng Shorthorns are unbeatable Produce 47' mllk Have great er carcass value than other breeds ec ond to none In producing mnlk and meat from home grown roughage and gram from your farm' Free facts Or subscnbe to Mulknng Shorthorn Journal Snx months Sl one year S2 three years S5 AMERICAN MILKING SHORTHORN SOCIETY SPRINGFIELD MISSOURI THE Complnments of H 81 W SUPER MARKET THE CITIZENS BANK welcomes You' 220 East Commercial l938 South Campbell Sprnngfleld Mo SP"'n9f'eId Mo l 1 it i 1 I I neo sou I . 0 I. 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'ur' -' 'Nw-5 CEN! k . - - I WW . g 1 I . . I . . I . , . I O. . - COMPLIMENTS OF MAPLES SALES AND SERVICE Complsments of Stop of MERRIMAN S STATION C F ozARx MISSOURI Compluments of Vlslt the MODEL AND COMPANY NIXA MISSOURI TED AND WILMA I-IEDGPETH O SENIOR CLASS OF 1953 0 I I H South Campbell Street Springfield Missou ' 2 WATCH US GROW WATCH US GROW WITH NIXA! JIM AND Joue HAWKINS HAWKINS MILLING C0 SPRINGFIELD M0 Semco Color Press, Inc Oklahoma Cnty Oklahoma SCHOOL ANNUAL PUBLISHERS ROY H NOEL Manager Northern Sales Dlvlslon P O Box I IO7 220 North Moffet Ave Phone 14 JOPLIN MISSOURI TWIN BOYS AND TWIN IIEIFERS owned by the College of Agriculture The calves wexghed 93 and 94 pounds at bxrth and are daughters of the Holstem Frexsxan Sxlver Medal Bull named Pnnce Tntomm Transmitter Fobes owned by the MFA. Arufxcml Breedmg Assocmuon at Spnngfxeld. 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