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Class History NCE upon a time, many long years ago, we fifty-six Seniors were seventy-nine Freshmen, remarkable for good looks and exemplary conduct. Our various idiosyncrasies were industriously pointed out by the Sophomores, espe- cially Mary Board’s talent for conversing fluently and continuously. Ollie Ingles joined us then and her prospects for yelling were promising; she is now our cheer leader. In that memorable year the walls of the school were painted, with each pupil giving a small donation, while the walls of the auditorium were painted by the School Board. As Sophomores we were fewer but still as famed, now and then con- tributing numbers to the Literary Society programs, with Margaret Rauhof as our star performer. Also, while we were Sophomores there was a stunt night in which each class gave a stunt, ours being a mock wedding and proving a great success. We sponsored an art exhibit and as a result some paintings were purchased for the auditorium. There were no “Jollier Juniors” than we, with “Biz” Cox as a rare specimen, and added much to the life of the school, though we did not think of annoying the teachers. Mabel Lewey can explain her healthy size by the Kiwanis luncheons which she attended that year. So you see we had some good scholars, even then. As Juniors we helped more with the Oriole than previously and Robert King donated an essay. Bud Neily was our president. He did well. We explain that by saying that he is a mem- ber of the class of ’31. Now we are fifty-six Seniors as before stated. S. N. Hurst, Jr., has joined us and proves to be an athlete in about the class as Jack Bones, Jim Joe Crockett, Alfred Whitt, and Frank Flkins. Neil Fine also dropped in on us the last year and adds distinction to the class with his music. With Anna Snider, editor-in-chief, Jim Joe Crockett, business manager, and Miss Du Val as sponsor the Oriole is published, a very good book this year. 52 11 f) H 11
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Class Poem Up the stairs of tomorrow, With the promise of life ' s brighter year We climb thru the dust and cobwebs Of yesterday’s joys and tears. We’ve trudged thru these halls of learning, Dragging our specials and l ‘Lits,” Stealing some f un in between times, And feeding on knowledge and grits. But now we have reached the exit, We stand with backward looks, One hand clasping the latch of life, The other clasping our books. But the time has come to leave them, Text books stay behind, And we ' ll take up the ponderous volume Life has planned for us to find. So, farewell, Alma Mater, Bond memory will keep Thy watch fires ever burning In our heart ' s recesses deep. Russell Williams, ' ji.
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The Oriole play, “Miss Blue Bonnet,” was a big success and we greatly enjoyed backing Mary Board and Dorothy Neighbours in the cast. As you see, the class of ’31 has prize scholars, athletes, business ability, musicians, artists, orators and debaters; but I would not do the class justice if I failed to mention the school-girl complexions of Charlie White, Regina Bowles, and myself. Diplomas are received, and we joyfully and sorrowfully leave this school to the class of ’32, hoping that they will take as good care of it as we have done before them. This is the solemn and sacred history of my class. Yours truly and very sincerely, Katherine Knapp, ’ 31 . 53 M
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