Pulaski High School - Oriole Yearbook (Pulaski, VA)

 - Class of 1941

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1 ft 3 MISS JAN E AKERS. A. 1$. and H. S. WITH PATIENCE AND TOLERANCE MISS LAURA DALTON, ITS. MR. JOHN DAVIDSON, B. S. mr. Walter griggs, b. s. MISS BETTY HARDY, B. S. MISS MARY HAYS, B. A. MISS LYNNWOOD KINDER. B. S. MISS ELIZABETH PAINTER, B. S. MRS. AULDEN LEMONS, B. S. MISS RUTH SCOTT, B. S.

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THESE GUIDED AND COUNSELED US HE faculty of Pulaski High School for 1940-41 will probably be remembered just as any other faculty left behind by the graduates — some of them because of their patience, some because of their impatience. We k now, though, that they have worked hard in trying to prepare us for that fateful future. Some- times they may have seemed to lose patience with us; but we remember, perhaps reluctant- ly, that we must have been quite aggravating at times ourselves. As we look back over the hours spent in classes, we must admit that they have been enjoyable; and each of our teachers has had a share in making those happy hours. From 9 o’clock every morning until 3:15 every afternoon they pounded us with knowledge, halting occasionally to calm our effervescence, or take a deep breath to begin anew. Often they were quite interest- ed in hearing some of our more personal prob- lems, too. What we are trying to say is that school wasn’t such an awful bore with it all. After school hours were the times we learned them best. Although still retaining their academic dignity, they seemed to be more like “one of the crowd.’’ They had Cokes with us in the drug store; they rode around with us; they shopped with us; they went to football and basketball games with us; why, they even danced with us. It was a friendly crowd, we thought, and they actually seemed to like us too. The teachers had high ideals about our school and we know they took a pride in it. We appreciated their efforts to make ours a better and more outstanding institution, though at times we were not as co-operative as we might have been. Each spent many long hours trying to right our difficulties and put this school ahead; and now that we have reached the end, they are equally as proud of our laurels as we are. We are not trying to paint a beautiful picture of our teachers or put them on a majestic pedestal, but we do want it known that we appreciate every member of the facul- tv. We are proud of them and are pleased to present these efficient leaders in our book. Edgar G. Pruet



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WE HAD STUDENT LEADERS STUDENT COUNCIL (Left to right) — Sitting — PEGGY DOBSON. EDITH DICKERSON. PATSY MILLER. JEAN EDWARDS, HELEN JORDAN, JEAN RHODES. St.tniing — LOUIS PAINTER, TOMMY WAGNER. JACK COLTRANE. GRAY FARMER, BONNIE JEAN GALLIMORE, JOHNNY WYGAL, PATSY WHITTAKER, ALEX HALLER. HUBERT GROSECLOSE. MRS. LEMONS, Sponsor. A HE Student Council, founded last year, got under way with the election oi represen ta- tives from home rooms soon after the open- ing of the first semester. It was sponsored by Mrs. Mary Ann Lemons and was headed by Edith Dickerson, elected by popular vote dur- ing the spring of ’40. Most important aims of the Council are to sponsor and carry on activities which will foster better school spirit and improve the atmosphere of our student life and to aid in the solving of problems which arise in school. Activities of the Club during the year in- cluded the sponsorship of the Lost and Found Department, Second Hand Book Exchange, presentation and dedication of the Hag to the school, purchase of Student Council badges, the organization of a student Co-operative Association group in the grades, the furnish- ing of ushers for school programs and the spon- soring and presentation of a trophy case for display purposes in the school. Representa- tives were also sent to the Students Co- operative Association Conference in Radford. Other than the president, officers elected to serve were Peggy Dobson, vice-president, and Ruth Wallace, secretary-treasurer. Other members were: Louis Painter, Johnny Wygal, Anne Andring, Ruth Wall’ace, Helen Jordan, Bonnie Gallimore, Patsy Miller, Jean Rhoades, Tommy Wagner, Gray Farm- er, Peggy Dobson, Jean Edwards, Hubert Groseclose, Sonny Eggert, and Jane Hiltz- heimer.

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