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PAGE THIRTY-FOUR SEASON OF 1938 1939 THE ORIOLE Congratulations to the GRADUATING CLASS of PULASKI HIGH SCHOOL GEORGE T. HITCH JEWELER Successor to H. C. PATTERSON THE LAST WILL The court today pro- bates the Last Will and Testament of the Class of 1939, which is re- printed in its full here. text We, the Senior Class of 1939, being very unbalanced mentally and nearly to the breaking point physically, feel- ing that the time for our de- parture from our dear Alma Mater is nigh, do hereby create this will so that the idiosyn- crasies and pleasures which have been ours for the past four years might be passed on to those who will profit most by them. To Mr. Eckman we be- queath our sincere gratitude for his help to us during the past four years. To Miss MacDonald, we leave another Senior Class who will continue to act as Fresh- men. To Miss Blair we leave a copy of the “Oriole” and many thanks for her efforts and work with us on the “Oriole.” To Miss Foster, we leave a new Ford that will take her safely and soundly to “South Georgia” for her vacation and bring her back to us just as safely. To Miss Frye, we leave some articles for the “Oriole Chirps” which will not have to be corrected. To Miss Dalton and Miss Croswhite, we leave a newly equipped laboratory. To Miss Kinder, we leave a Latin class who will prepare the lessons before class instead of trying to translate by sight. To Miss Michael, we be- queath a green Plymouth in which to go home. To Miss Painter, we leave more than five minutes for her eleven o’clock study hall to get quiet. To Mr. Bowers, we leave a team that will beat both Rad- ford and Wytheville. Nick Oglesby and Kalima Dalton leave their right to sit together during English class to Kemper Baker and Lois Rosen- baum. “Becky” Hiltzheimer b e- queaths her geometry grades to “Sonny” Miller. Betty Jordan and Henry Patterson leave for the Magis- trates’ office. Siscle Raines leaves for “Stoop’s.” Jack and Dick Ward leave their right to argue in class to Ned Bane and Douglas White- sell. Tom Painter leaves his right to take Elaine Eggert on bus trips to Bill Denny Steger. Anne Cruise leaves her “gift of gab” to Betty Whitaker. Grace Hearn leaves her blond beauty to “Toots” Brown. Pearl Downs leaves her right to deliver notes from Short- hand to Chemistry class to Frances McCall. COMPLIMENTS OF K. V. BRUGH To Mr. Aust, we bequeath a new economics class and hope he will be as good to them as he has been to us. To Mr. Daughtrey, at his request, we bequeath a new set of brains, since he says his old set is racked with this year’s work. Henry Albert leaves his seri- ousness to Garnett Phibbs. Joe Aylor and Nathan Ev- ans bequeath their “grown up” attitude to H. G. and Cooper Perkins. Bill Dent and Tub Kirby leave their drug store aprons to Bill Mumpower and Red Chrisley. Samuel Graham leaves his right to stroll into class at ten- thirty to Connie Adams. Scorchy Bowman and Katie Brugh leave for Blacksburg. Jeanne Hall leaves a Ford that will stay off of Brush Mountain. Cosne Dalton leaves his trips to Wytheville to “Gene” Huff. Donald Morehead leaves his smile and dimples to G. W. Johnson. Ruth Dickerson bequeaths her acquaintances with boys on teams from Narrows to Blacks- burg to her sister. Erline Kegley bequeaths her bright, happy-go-luck disposi- tion to Margaret. Nancy Mitchell leaves her musical talent to Johnny Wy- gal. Peggy Quesenberry leaves her talent on the basketball court to Popeye Farmer. Helen Walker leaves her M. R. S. degree to Audrey Mur- phy. Nancy Worly leaves her love for football players to Letty Waugh and Mary Jane Laugh- on. Mary Stambaugh bequeaths her right to play football to Katherine Harman. Mary Knapp leaves her soft voice to Whom it May Con- cern. Mildred Wallner, who has nothing, leaves nothing to “Izzy,” who needs nothing. Ruth Vinson and Kathleen Surber leave their acquaintan- ces in Emory to any one who wants them.
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THE ORIOLE SEASON OF 1938 1939 PAGE THIRTY-THREE ■ i i WASHINGTON Compliments of SERVICE STATION HUFF te co COAL COMPANY vg; HUFF P. C. PAYNE L. R. DYER SERVICE STATION TELEPHONE 379 HISTORY OF CLASS ’39 ( Continued from page 6 Section 1 ) AS WE KNOW ’EM the help of every member of the Senior Class. But with Betty Jordan as Editor-in-Chief, and Arnold Lester a s Business Manager, Ruth Dickerson and Bill Dent being their assistants, it just had to be good! We are proud to offer this. The Oriole of ’39, to you, and we hope you will enjoy it. And now, the history of the Senior Class, ’39, of Pulaski High School, will be Ancient History after this day. Nancy Byrd Mitchell, Historian Helen Marie Sanders — “Sissy.” Kemper Baker — “Romeo.” Bill Bouldin — “Blondie.” Charles Pauley — “C. K.” Virginia Scott — “Stoop.” Connie Adams — “Slats.” Dick Haislip — “Worm.” Jesse King Harrison — “Baby Face.” Henry Patterson — “Pat.” H. A. Turner— “Tony.” John Wooten — “Buckie.” Elizabeth Bowman — “Scorchy.” Isabel Gilmer — “Izzy.” “Bill” Hardy — “Moomaw.” James Hardy — “Rough House.” Ohmer Crowell — “Handsome.” Joe Ay ' ior — “Slim.” Wilbur Kirby— “Tub.” Eugene Huff — “Chinky.” Charles Michele — “Moony.” Kenneth Farmer — “Popeye.” Estel Lambert — “Joker Dorothy Pyrtle — “Old Maid.” Betty Chestnutt — “Fatty.” Ned Bane — “Lazy Bones” or “Bus.” Donna Willis — “Brown Eyes.” Dewitt Creger — “Dramatic.” Charles Kegley — “Buddy.” Louis Painter — “Eggman.” Claude Jackson Haislip — “C. J.” Donald Moyers — “Bubb.” Johnny Wygal — “Jocko.” Donald Morebead — “Pappy.” 1 Harry Hurd — “Yankee.” Billy Kirchner — “Poker.” Dorothy Leach — “Limber Limbs.” Nathan Evans — “Nutsy” Robert Moore — “Speed Demon.” Alice Carney — “Shorty.” Clyde Albert — “Feathermerchant.’ f Ellen Maude Steger — “Puddy.” June Burkholder — “Whaggs.” Mary E. Jackson — “Blackhead.” DON’T GIVE A HANG ABOUT YOUR GRADUATION BUT COME TO SEE ME CONGRATULATIONS WHITING AFTER YOUR’E MARRIED ROCK DUKE SERVICE STATION WASHINGTON AVE. T. W. DICKERSON MIKE KEGLEY STANLEY MABE
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THE ORIOLE SEASON OF 1938 1939 PAGE THIRTY-FIVE AND TESTAMENT Ercel Ryan leaves her friends for Woodlawn. Ernest Tolley leaves Colleen Manuel in care of Red Folden. Dan Hinson leaves his inter- ests in the Senior Class to Bur- man Grantham. Arnold Lester leaves h i s newspaper to Kermit Jackson. Austin Riggs leaves his bashfulness to Fred Owen. Joseph Nixon leaves his half-day classes to Dick Hais- lip. Forrest Owen leaves his " quiet” attitude to Elizabeth Adair. Audrey Williams leaves her love for farming in Draper to Mary Sue Amburn. Gladys Schrader leaves for Sweetbrier College. Kittie Sutherland leaves her commercial grades to the Junior Class. Ruth Martin leaves some work of art for H. A. to copy. Sophia Wallace leaves some- one else to clerk in her father ' s store. Joanne Richardson leaves her dimples to Helen Rhudy. Tressa Peters and Mary Lee Robertson leave their North- west corner in the Senior room to Kathleen Hall and Mary Bouldin. Lois Richardson leaves her typewriter to Virginia Painter. Ella Walker leaves quickly and quietly for the back door. Ella E. Walker— ' 39 WITNESS :- Elizabeth Blair Elizabeth McDonald Hensel Eckman PROPHECY . . . Continued from Page 31 Co., announced today that Sisde Raines has been hired as chief sampler. Austin Riggs will be chief critic. Pulaski. Va., May 3, 1947 — Miss Ella Walker has just finished having her home, near Claytor Lake, redecorated. Blacksburg, Va., June 22, 1947 — Samuel Graham, a former student of V. P. I., won first place in the state con- test for the best rifle shot. The contest took place here at 3:00 yesterday afternoon. Richmond, Va., March 20, 1947 — Miss Rebecca Hiltz- heimer, home economics super- visor of Virginia colleges, has just returned from Chicago where she attended the Nation- al Supervisors Conference. Hollywood, Cal., May 11, 1947 — Miss " Scorchy” Bow- man is making her new picture, " Red Head,” It is expected to be a big hit. Pulaski, V a., March 2, 1947 — Senator Henry Patter- son left today for Washington, D. C. to attend his first con- gressional meeting. Providence, R. I., Feb. 10, 1947 — Richard Ward, a well known young lawyer won his first case here, today. He was defending the well - known beautician, Miss Ercel Ryan, in a damage suit. Radford, Va., April 13, 1947 — Joe Aylor, new man- ager of the tile plant, has em- ployed two new secretaries, Misses Erline Kegley and Grace Hearn. Mr. Ernest Tolley, an employee, has just returned from a business trip to New York. Pulaski, Va., March 2, 1947 — Wilbur Kirby and C. J. Haislip have announced the opening of their “Soda Jerk- in” club. “The members are limited,” stated Wilbur Kir- by. New York, N. Y., Oct. 5, 1947. — Bill Dent has just been signed up as announcer of the “Jitterbug Quiz” hour. This program is presented every Friday night at 10:00 P. M. Draper, Va., June 21, 1947 — Tom Painter and Nick Og- lesby are upholding the “Pain- ter and Oglesby” tradition — that is— raising the largest po- tatoes in Southwest Virginia. Washington, D. C., Sept. 10, 1947 — Miss Tressa Peters registrar of Strayer Business College, reports the largest en- rolment in the history of the school. Paris, France, Aug. 1, 1947 — Miss Peggy Quesenberry, secretary for the famous novel- ist, Madame Reiner, writes about the many interesting tours with the madame. Lynchburg, Va., March 2, 1947 — Miss Anne Bruce Cruise is now teaching home economics at Randolph Macon College here. New York, N. Y., Oct. 5, 1947 — Miss Nancy Byrd Mitchell will give her first pia- no concert here at Radio City on October 10. Bluefield, W. Va., July 8, 1947 — Miss Lois Richardson has just returned from Charles- ton, W, Va., where she attend- ed the speed test for stenog- raphers. Miss Richardson won first place in typewriting and is employed at the M. 13 W. store. Miami, Fla., Aug. 9, 1947 —Miss Sarah Everett has just signed up with Ina Rae Hut- ton ' s orchestra. Miss Everett is a n accomplished saxaphone player. COMPLIMENTS and BEST WISHES to THE GRADUATING CLASS OF 1939 PULASKI and DALTON THEATRES “Your Community Centers” CONTINUOUS SHOWS Daily 3 to 1 1 P. M. Saturday 1 to 1 1 P. M. ADMISSION AT POPULAR PRICES Compliments of DR. J. E. GREER DR. D. F. WATSON
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