Tarrant High School - Wildcat Yearbook (Tarrant, AL)
- Class of 1962
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Text from Pages 1 - 128 of the 1962 volume:
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We, the 1962 WILDCAT staff, hope that this annual will become one of your most prized possessions and that you may-look back through this book and remember the good old days at Tarrant High School.
In later years, while turning these pages, if you should recall the many smiles, sorrows, and dreams of '62 we shall be content, knowing that we have done the thing we were called upon to do.
We have tried to include each phase and activity of high school work and fun. Knowing that the key to success is enthusiasm, we have all wholeheartedly joined in to. make this WILDCAT one of the best ever. We feel that your satisfaction with this volume is our compensation, and with this thought I proudly give you the 1962 WILDCAT.
Coach Charles Richards To a conscientious, faithful, and inspiring football coach, who by his splendid direction, and his untiring efforts to promote sports and sportsmanship, has led the Tarrant Wildcats to victory after victory, the Senior Class appreciatively and fondly dedicates the 1962 volume of THE WILDCAT.
This dedication is but a small token of our appreciation for his loyalty to our school, and for his spirit of friendliness.Mr. G. A. Mitchell. B.S.. A.B., M.A., LLD. Superintendent
Mr. R. W. Johnson. Sr. President
Mr. Dennis E. Joiner Vice-president
Mr. Frank W. Kibbey
Mr. J. A. Davidson
Mr. Billy N. ErwinMr. L. D. Head. A.B.. M.A.
To produce a good yearbook takes the efforts and the cooperation of the entire student body.
The sponsors and annual staff have a book you will be proud to keep as a remembrance of your high school days.
Their accomplishments are appreciated.
Mr. Henry T. Snow, B.S., M.A. Assistant Principal Boys’ Advisor, Social Studies
Mrs. Lucille H. Howard. A.B.
Director of Guidance American History, French
7Mr. Billy R. Anderson, B.S. General Science As si Hum Coach
Miss Boyce Broadus, A.B., M.A., B.L.S.
Mrs. Gayle S. Colley, B.S. Chemistry, Physics,
Mrs. Elizabeth C. DcCarlo, A B.
Mr. John T. Drake Auto Mechanics
Mr. Clarence B. Epps Machine Shop
Mr. Earl Burton Sheet Metal
Mr. Hucl D. Evans, B A. Mathematics Assistant Coach
Miss Virginia Ford, B.S., M.A. English
Mr. G. H. Frcdy, B.S., M.E. Mechanical Drafting
Mr. Thomas M. Giles, A.B., M.A English
Mr. Glenn E. Glass Electronics
Mr. Larry A. Gore, B.S.
Assistant CoachMr. Roland U. Green, B.A., M E. Chord Music, Speech
Miss Mary A. Hammond, B.S. Social Studies
Mr. Jerome B. Johnson Cabinet Making
Mrs. Ellen P. Johnston, B.S. Commercid
Miss Mary Jones, B.S.
Miss Rachel Kellam, B.A. Physical Education
Mr. James F. Hannon. B.S. Science
Mrs. James Mackey. B.S. Socid Studies
Mr. Mel L. Martin Electronics
Mrs. M. C. McCuiston, B.S. Commercial
Mrs. Charles W. McWaters, B A. Mathematics
Mr. John Moore, B.S., M A. Social Studies Assistant Couch
Mr. N. H. Owen, A B.
EnglishMr. Charles Richards, B.S., M.A. Couch
Mr. Edmond J. Robbins. B.S. Mathematics
Mr. John L. Rogers. B.S.
Science, Basketball Coach
Mr. A. V. Ronihetti, B.A. Band, Spanish
Mr. John H. Rumscv Body and Fender Repair
Mrs. A. Leroy Salter, A B
Mrs. W. J. Shelton, B.S. Home Economics, Family Living
Mrs. L. C. Studdard. A B. English, Family Living
Mr. H. Don Thornhill, B.S. Ty pointing
Mrs. Barbara L. Veazev, B.S. Art, Social Studies
Mr. Ralph J. Wingo Auto MechanicsFelix Miles Ben Vines
MOTTO: To add a little to the sweetness of the world, and a little to its light is the greatest of all gifts.
Willard Bowers Secretary
Ferry Mitchell Treasurer
12JOHN HOWARD AARON “Johnny'
My business is not to remake myself, but to make the absolute best of what God made.
CARI. JEFFREY ACTON “Cal-
if you can't get something right, just don't get it. Baseball, Football; FT A Club, Library Club, T Club
PATRICIA EVELYN ARNOLD “Pat"
To always have a friend and always be a friend. Dramatics Club, Concert Choir, Student Council
MARIAN IRENE BAGWELL “Rcnic"
He that loveth never dies, but passes on into more loveliness.
Library Representative, Wildcat Staff, Y-Teen
LINDA REEVES BAILEY
It matters not how a man dies, but how he lived. (Transfer from Onconta)
JOHNNY JACKSON BAKER Sometimes quiet is an unquiet thing.
JOHN DOUGLAS ALLISON You do not test the resources of God until you try the impossible.
Hi-Y Vice President
THOMAS ROBERT ARMSTRONG "Tom-
One who loses his honesty has nothing else to lose. Forum Club President, National Honor Society, Track, Wildcat Staff
PEGGY LOIS BAKER "Peejee"
Keep thy heart with all diligence, for out of it are the issues of life.
Concert Choir, Student Council, Y-Tcen
KAREY ANN BARNETT "Kay"
Hope for the best; prepare for the worst.
Concert Choir, Dramatics Club Treasurer, Student Council Secretary
13THOMAS HILARY BARNETT •Tommy"
To master one's self is the greatest mastery.
Dramatics Club. Monitor, Nurses Club
PAUL THOMAS BARRETT ‘Tom'
We learn by doing; we succeed only by having at some time failed.
Baseball, Basketball, Football, T Club President
BETTY KAYE BENTLEY
Face powder can catch a man but it takes baking powder to hold him.
Concert Choir, Y-Tcen
LINDA JOYCE BEST "The Pest"
Don't worry if your mistakes are many and your rewards are few; remember the Mighty Oak was once a nut like you.
LINDA JEAN BOWEN
Do your best today for tomorrow may be too late.
BARBARA CLARE BOWERS
I had rather be small than to be great and cast a shadow. Monitor
TIMOTHY SAVOY BATES "Tim"
The most profitless thing to manufacture is excuses. Baseball, Basketball, Football All-County and All-State, T Club Sergeant-at-Arms
GARY EDWARD BATSON ' Bat-
Live ever)’ day as if it were your last.
JAMES WILLIAM BOWERS "Jimmy"
Learn to live, then live to learn.
Football, FTA Club, T Club, Track
WILLARD LYNN BOWERS "Jocko"
When you’re through learning, you’re through.
Head Monitor, National Honor Society Secretary, Senior Class Secretary, Student Council Vice President, T Club Secretary-Treasurer
14LINDA JEAN BRANHAM "Nuna"
What will be. will be.
(Transfer from Phillips High School)
JAMES LARRY BROWN "Brown"
Success is getting what you want; happiness is wanting what you get.
PHYLLIS JUANITA BROWN "Phil"
You can do anything you want to do if you try hard enough.
Hobby Club Social Chairman, Wildcat Staff
JOHN THOMAS BRYANT "Tommy"
A sense of humor is something you need when you fail to get something you want.
Band, Dramatics Club, Wildcat Staff
LESLIE JOAN BRYANT "Joanie"
Let your light so shine before men that they may sec your good works and glorify your Father which is in heaven.
EDWIN LIFTEN BUCKELEW "Stud"
If you want something done, let someone else do
Baseball. Basketball, Football
CAROL JUNE BURGESS And now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity.
Dramatics Club. Monitor, Wildcat Staff
CAROLYN SUE BURROUGH "Bur Head"
The three essentials of happiness are: something to do; someone to love; and something to hope for.
Forum Club Secretary, Wildcat Staff
JOYCE MARIE BYNUM
It always takes a few clouds to make a beautiful sunset.
KENNETH KYLE CAMPBELL
Any friendship you can buy costs more than it is worth.THOMAS LLOYD CARRICO
Bcnc orassc cst bene studuisse—To have prayed well is to have endured well.
Chess Club. Forum Club, Red Cross
JAMES HAROLD CAYGLE ••Jimmy”
Love all, trust none; stay single and have fun.
Boys’ Chorus, Red Cross
KENNETH RAY CHURCHWELL
Speak or think not of the future, for 'tis the present which confronts us.
MAX EVON CLEMENTS "Fly Boy”
Live in fame and die in flames.
JOHN REAGAN CROW ’ Johnny"
Be as good as the best but no better than the rest. Baseball. ETA Club Secretary, Football All-County, T Club Vice President
MARY FRANCES CRUMP "Punk"
If you can't convince ’em. confuse ’em.
MYRA LOIS COLLINS "Cricket”
Failure isn't the worst thing in the world; the worst is not to try.
National Honor Society, Wildcat Staff, Y-Tccn
CHARLES ROBERT COX "Fuzzy”
When befriended, remember it; when you befriend, forget it.
Chess Club. Red Cross
GLADYS CAROLYN DAVISON "Little Bit”
Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers.
Monitor. Tarrant Times Staff. Wildcat Staff
ROLLINE DENNEY "Roily"
Always be laughing, never be sad; sometimes be naughty, but never be bad.
Chess Club. Y-Teen
16LORA ELIZABETH DISMUKES "Lura"
Ignorance is the root of all evil.
Dramatics Club. Red Cross Vice President, Wildcat Staff
LOUIS EDWARD DISMUKES "Ears’
Don't worry if your friends arc few because they'll not make a living for you—but they arc precious to have!
JA Company President. National JA Conference Delegate
WINSTON MacARTHUR EASTERLING "Little Horace" Blessed arc the humble for their pride will never get them into trouble.
BETTY DELORES ECHOLS ’Betz"
I love work; I could sit and watch it all day.
. KENNETH WAYNE DUNAWAY "Ken"
A thing done right today means no trouble tomorrow. Dramatics Club
ROBERT FRANKLIN DYER. JR. "Bobby"
Don't do today what you can put off until tomorrow.
CHARLES EARL EARWOOD "Ears"
It is better to do what you can than to do nothing at all.
SARAH FRANCES DUNCAN Keep smiling
Monitor, Tarrant Times Staff
DAVID WILLIAM EDWARDS "Buddy"
To have eternal paradise at the beautiful isle of somewhere.
RICHARD LEE ERWIN "Little Richard"
Keep smiling and all will smile with you.
17LEARA MAE FARRIS
Trust in the Lord with all thine heart and lean not unto thine own understanding.
Concert Choir, Dramatics Club, Forum Club, Red Cross
RILLA CHRISTINE FORMBY "Hootic”
The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes but in liking what one has to do.
BEN LEVAUGHN FORTNER If at first you don't succeed, go back and find out why. Hobby Club President
JOE RONALD FRANKS "Monk
Remember that in life as in a mirror you never get more out than you put in.
FTA Club, Wildcat Staff
CLARA ANNETTE FRENCH "Frenchy”
Through God all things are possible.
PATRICIA ANN FULMER ,,Toof
Better to weep with the wise than laugh with the foolish. Hobby Club. Wildcat Staff
SHERRY ANN GARNER "Shag'
It is more blessed to give than to receive.
Red Cross Reporter, Tarrant Times Staff, Wildcat Staff
DONNA LEE GRANT "Dupe'-
ll is not what others do to us but what we ourselves do that determines our character, happiness, and destiny.
Dramatics Club, Library Representative, Tarrant Times Staff, Y-Teen
MARY ANN GRIFF1ES "Nan
To accomplish something worthwhile in life and make everlasting friendships.
Concert Choir, Dramatics Club Vice President, Monitor, Student Council
ROY WAYNE FREY "Yerf
One thing men can’t understand about women is how women understand so much about men.
Concert Choir, Monitor, Student Council, Tarrant Times EditorELTON BRADICE GRIFFIN "Griff"
I slept and dreamed that life was beauty,
I woke and found that life was duty.
TERRY DONALD HAMER "The Hammer-
Mud slung is ground lost.
Chess Club, Library Club
LINDA ANN HANCOCK "Lynn”
Love to live, live to love.
Dramatics Club, Y-Tcen
BETTY ISAACS HANDLEY
Kindness always pays, but it pays more when it isn't done for pay.
Band Secretary, Head Majorette, Student Council, Y-teen President
MARTHA LOUISE HANDLEY "Mot-
Life is appraised highly; do not sell it cheaply.
Y-tccn Vice President
FRANK F. HARPER You can't climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets.
HERBERT WAYNE HARRIS Put all you have into everything you do and you won’t regret it.
Hi-Y Treasurer, National Honor Society, Tarrant Times Staff Business Manager, Wildcat Staff
JOHN WILLIAM HARRIS "Big John”
You don't have to be in a key' position to open the door of opportunity.
RICHARD LaNIER HARRIS "Dick"
The first and best victory is to conquer self; to be conquered by self is of all things most shameful and vile. Dramatics Club
STANLEY WOOD HART ■Woody"
Have fun today and let tomorrow take care of itself. Band. Boys' Chorus
19BETTY REE HAWKINS "Hawk Eye"
Give your neighbor a chance, and remember kindness pays big dividends.
Know Your News Television Program, Tarrant Times Staff Typist
LINDA ELIZABETH HAYS "Sapphire"
Live and let live is the rule of common justice.
CAROLYN JANE HEAD "Caggie"
Your life is God's gift to you, what you make of it is your gift to God.
JA Company Secretary, Student Council
EDITH PRATT HESS "Honey"
I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of the Lord than a priest in the courts of evil.
MERITA GAIL HODGES "Little Bit"
I don't believe in love at first sight but I do believe in taking a second look.
Dramatics Club. Y-teen
DORIS JEAN HOLLIS "Shorty"
If you have God's light and His path, they will lead you ail the way.
MARTHA ANN HOAGLAND "Mark"
Most of us get what we deserve, but only the successful will admit it.
Dramatics Club. Girls' State, Library Representative, Monitor. Wildcat Staff
ALICE FAYE HODGES "Smiley"
Always try to do your best wherever you go, and whatever you do.
Dramatics Club, Red Cross
LARRY THOMAS HORTON "Tommye"
Look backward to nothing and forward to nothing but heaven.
PATRICIA ANN HOWELL "Pat”
To do my duty in that state of life into which it shall please God to call me.
Program, Student Council
20JOSEPH WILSON HUTTO ’’Hot Shot"
After all is said and done, there is more said than done. Monitor, Red Cross
GWENDYLON MAE INGLETT ‘’Gwen"
If you will do what you can, God will do what you can’t.
JANICE EVELYN INGRAM "Jan"
It is better to keep your mouth shut and be thought dumb than to open it and remove all doubt.
JOE EDWARD INGRAM "Jo-Jo"
Patience is the best remedy for ever)' trouble.
JERRY ALEXANDER LANEY
Don't give anyone a piece of your mind until you arc sure you can spare it.
HUGH EDWARD JOHNSON "Eddie"
When I was a child, I spake as a child, I understood as a child; but when I became a man, I put away childish things.
Chess Club, Forum Club, Tarrant Times Staff
WANDA GRACE JOHNSON "Sunny"
Let us look up; laugh, love, live, and be happy.
CHARLES LEWIS KIMBROUGH "Charlie"
He that 4cnoweth not the world knoweth not his place in it.
ARLENE MARIE MARSH "Bashful"
Always to be laughing, never to be sad; sometimes to be naughty, but never to be bad.
DEBRA LEE YATES MARTIN "Dcbby"
Too many people believe in the rule of gold instead of the Golden Rule.
21BRENDA GAYE MASON
I will count my blessings and at the end of the day thank God for them; then I will grow by my gratitude.
Band, JA Conference Delegate, Library Club, Tarrant Times Staff, Y-tecn
GERALD WILSON MATTHEWS "Jerry"
Too low they aim, that aim beneath the stars.
Citizenship Tour 1961, Concert Choir President, Dramatics Club Parliamentarian, National Honor Society, Student Council President.
REBA CHERYL McCONNELL “Rebec”
Live for today for today is the tomorrow that we worried about yesterday.
CHARLES LINN McKINNEY "Peewee'
Life is not a match, it bums for eternity.
JIMMY WAYNE McCAY '■J'"1’
You only pass this way once, so make the best o «t while you arc here.
Hi-Y. Wildcat Staff
TOMMY A. McCOMBS Cafty
Do unto others before they do unto you.
DENNIS ROBERT MISSILDINE "Little Man"
You never can tell what you can do until you try.
PERRY MAX MITCHELL "Bear"
Winning isn’t everything, but it sure beats anything that comes in second.
Football, ETA Club, Senior Class Treasurer, T Club
THOMAS EDWARD MELVIN "Peewee"
Always expect the worst and you'll never be disappointed.
WILLIS FELIX MILES "Cat"
To be the best of whatever God shall direct me to be. Boys' State, Concert Choir, Know Your News Television Program, National Honor Society, Senior Class President, Student Council
CHARLOTTE COSHATT MIZE Take what you have and do your best with it.
CHARLOTTE JACQUELINE MOORE "Jackie"
Christ first; others second; self last.
LARRY MORGAN "Dough-belly”
The fellow who kicks up the most dust doesn't usually make the most progress.
CHARLES WAYNE MORRIS "Little Bulldog”
It is a rough road that leads to heights of greatness. Football, FTA Club, National Honor Society Vice President, T Club, Wildcat Staff
MARTHA ANN ODOM "Froggic”
Laugh and the whole school laughs with you, study and you study alone.
LOIS MARIE OLIVER "Beannie"
I am not ashamed to confess that I am ignorant of what I do not know.
Library Representative, Majorette, Monitor, National Honor Society, Tarrant Times Staff
LAWRENCE EDWARD PARKER Gratitude is the memory of the heart. Football. T Club, Track
HARRIET LOUISE PARK Smile
Red Cross, Tarrant Times Staff
RICHARD LOUIS PARKER "Toot-
Why marry and make one woman miserable when you can stay single and make a thousand happy.
Boys' Chorus, Concert Choir, Hobby Club. Student Council
JAMES RONALD PARTAIN "Butch"
1 must decrease in order that He may increase. I will sing unto the Lord with a new song.
Basketball, Concert Choir
23ROBERT L. PENN "William Penn"
Never find your delight in another's misfortune. (Transfer from Hewitt-Trussville High School).
ELIZABETH ANN PEOPLES "Libby"
Aim high and then work hard to reach your goal. Monitor, Y-tecn
VIVIAN LEE PEPPERS "Butch"
The man who kills time, kills his own chances.
JOSEPH TERRY POOLE "Po”
If a little learning is dangerous, no wonder I'm dynamite
PATSY GENECE PREWITT If God be for us, who can be against us.
WILLIS GLENN PRIEST
To profit by the past, learn in the present, and look forward to the future.
JA. National Honor Society
LEON ALBERT PRINCE
To do the will of Him that sent me.
Band President. Boys' Chorus, Concert Choir, Dramatics Club, Hi-Y President
COY EDWIN PURKEY, JR. "Eddie"
What have you done about what God has done for you?
Boys’ Chorus, Chess Club, Concert Choir, FTA Club, T Club
ANITA SANDRA RATLIEF "Nita"
Life is a preparation for the future, and the best preparation is to live as if there were no future.
Library Club, Library Representative
VELMA JEAN REID "Lucy"
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
F h«re Nurses, Monitor, Wildcat Staff
24JEROME ELYRE RENFROE "Jerry
A good name is rather to be chosen than great riches.
EVA JUANITA ROGERS "Nita Ann"
A kind deed is never lost, even though you may not be able to sec its results.
Forum Club, Wildcat Staff
RONALD EUGENE SAMPLES "AT
Dignity is one thing that cannot be preserved in al-cohoL
JACKIE RAY SAYER
I want to get what I want when I want it, and want what I get after I get it.
JANETT LEE ROGERS ‘ Jan"
Our ideals arc our possibilities.
Wildcat Staff, Y-tccn
WANDA FAYE ROGERS "Wander"
The only thing in the world worth being is yourself, even with all your limitations.
Chess Club, Monitor, Y-tecn
MARTHA ROBERTS SCARBROUGH "Mot"
A man is’judged by the friends he has won.
Library Club, Y-tcen
BETTY LANE SCOGIN “Scog"
In ever)' life a little rain must fall but he that is drenched and can smile will surely succeed.
Tarrant Times Staff, Y-teen
GLENDA SUE SELF "Suzic"
May God grant me the patience to accept what cannot be changed, the courage to change what can be changed, and the wisdom to know one from the other.
Tarrant Times Staff, Wildcat Staff
RONALD LEE SHARIT ’ Ron"
May God help me to love the unloveable.
Hi-Y, Monitor. W’dcat Staff
25STEVEN REESE SHORES "Grumpy '
Be sure you arc right, then go ahead.
JA, Tarrant Times Sports Editor, Wildcat Staff
REBA KAYE SIMS ‘’Boggins"
Always do your best; God will do the rest.
Dramatics Club, Y-tccn
CASANDRA KAY SMITH "Sandy"
May God grant me the wisdom and strength and courage to fulfill His demands and to do so with a smile.
Forum Club. Tarrant Times Staff
PAULA DIAN SMITH "Di"
Be happy; give this old world a smile, for life at the most is just a little while.
SYLVIA JEAN SMITH "Ccily"
Flattery is to be used like perfume—enjoyed but not swallowed.
HOWARD. EUGENE SOUTHERLAND, JR. "Sutty" Life is a measure to be filled—not a cup to be drained. Football. FTA Club President. Student Council, T Club, Track
GWENDOLYN RYDELLE SOUTHERLAND "Sut" What do we live for if not to make life less difficult for others?
Chess Club Secretary, Library Representatives Secretary
SYLVIA ANN SPILLANE "Spoolanic"
There is no wisdom like frankness.
Chess Club Treasurer, Concert Choir, Dramatics Club, Student Council
MILLARD GLENN STARNS A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest
BEVERLY JO STEVENS "Bev"
It is a big thing to do a small thing well.
Library Club President, Monitor, Red Cross, Wildcat
26ROY ELLIS TERRY Improve time, and time will improve you.
WILLIAM HUBBARD THOMASON "Bill"
Let each live his own life.
Boys' Chorus, Chess Club President, Concert Choir, Forum Club
JOAN AARON VICKERS "Blondie"
I strive not for wealth nor fame; but for mere happiness.
BEN HOMER VINES "Butch"
The ungrateful arc like the seas, receiving the showers from heaven and turning them into salt.
Concert Choir, Dramatics Club President, Hi-Y Secretary, National Honor Society, Senior Class Vice President
ELIZABETH ANN TUCKER "Libby"
The evil that man does lives after him; the good is oft interred with his bones.
Hobby Club, Tarrant Times Staff, Wildcat Staff
REGGIE VAN TUTTON The right way to kill time is to work it to death.
HARRY PHILLIP URICH "Rick"
Do what you like, and like what you do.
ESMAN LANIER VARNER "Lanny"
To always have a smile on my face, a song in my heart, and the light of God before me.
Boys' Chorus, Chess Club Reporter, Concert Choir, Forum Club. Monitor, National Honor Society
SANDRA QUICK WADSWORTH "Sandy"
I can do all things through Christ who strengthened me.
GERALD WAYNE WALKER Worry is like a rocking chair—it gives you something to do, but it won't get you anywhere.
FTA Club, Library Club. Library Representative, Moni-WILLIAM THOMAS WALKER ‘'Monkey
Things that cannot be changed must be endured.
Tarrant Times Staff
ONA FAYE WALLACE ' Shorty-
Keep your face toward the sunshine and the shadows will always fall behind you.
Y-tccn, Wildcat Staff
NANCY GLYNDA WALTERS "Nance"
If your efforts are criticized, you must have done something worthwhile.
Hobby Club, JA, Wildcat Staff
JOHN WAYNE WARREN Success usually comes to those who arc too busy to look for it.
Band, Forum Club
JUNA FAYE WARREN
Live life; ever)' golden minute of it! Chess Club, Y-teen
JERRY DAVID WHEELER
If you want everlasting faith and undying love,
buy a dog.
LINDA CAROLE WILEY "Lucy"
Here I am, world; this is me—not what someone else wants, but what I want to be!
Tarrant Times Staff, Y-tcen
JIMMY DALE WILLINGHAM "Willie"
What kind of world would this be, if everyone in it was just like me!
ROY PEARSON WOODWARD "Woody"
Obstacles are those frightful things you sec when you take your eyes off the goal.
Football, T Club, Track
SANDRA CAROLE YERBY "Sandy
Life is hard by the yard; but by the inch, life’s a cinch. Wildcat Staff, Y-tccn .
28"Know Your News" Television Program BEN VINES BETTY HAWKINS PAT HOWELLMOST SCHOOL SPIRIT Wayne Morris—Pat Arnold
BIGGEST FLIRTS Sylvia Spiliano—Gene Southerland
MOST VERSATILE Barbara Bowers—Jackie Sayer
BEST LOOKING Peggy Baker Jerry Matthews
MOST DEPENDABLE Willard Bowers—Pat Howell
BEST DRESSED Betty Bentley—Ben VinesMOST POPULAR Jimmy Bowers—Martha Handley
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FRIENDLIEST Carolyn Head—Louis Dismukes
MOST ATHLETIC Linda Best—Tim Bates
WITTIEST Betty Hawkins—Ronald Franks
Selection was made on the basis of patriotism, service to the school, dependability and leadership.
BEN VINES"Ti iCC tuuC 07e4£ ie«tt
We, the members of the Senior Class of 1962, being not-so-sound in mind, but stout in heart, do make and publish this, our last will and testament, revoking all wills heretofore made.
To Tarrant High School we give, and bequeath, the everlasting love and affection of the Senior Class of 1962.
To Mr. Head we leave our sincere appreciation and gratitude for his kindness during the past four years and Johnny Crow to keep him company another year.
To Mr. Snow and Mrs. Howard we leave one almost perfect day—one absentee, two tardies, and three check-outs.
To Miss Jones we leave a lot of affection and her favorite morning exercise—the Twist.
To Mrs. Johnston we leave a set of new typewriters with special keyboards for writing shorthand.
To Mrs. Studdard we leave Steve Shores and an accompanying box of tranquilizers.
To Mr. Mitchell we leave our appreciation for his frequent visits to our classes.
To Mrs. Salter we leave a new book entitled ENGLISH AIN’T NO FUN by Woody Hart.
To Mrs. McCuiston we leave a big box of headache pills for use while editing next year’s annual and our undying appreciation for her never-ending work for the senior class.
Myra Collins and Dick Harris leave their places on the “A” honor roll to Corky Cates and Mickey Mixon, provided they keep up their good work.
Leon Prince leaves his special method of applepolishing to Douglas Martin.
Wayne Morris and Tim Bates leave their athletic prowess to Wayne Owen and Skeeter Erwin.
Linda Best leaves her trick of playing her radio and chewing gum in class without getting caught to any poor soul who is willing to live dangerously.
Jerry Matthews leaves his singing voice to Henry
WITNESSES: Phyllis Brown Lora Dismukcs
Hallmark and his "speed" to Eugene Moore.
Carolyn Head and Louis Dismukes leave their friendliness to Charlotte Richardson and Kenneth Sims and the corners in the upstairs hall to all couples.
Marie Oliver leaves one used baton to Carolyn
Ben Vines and Thomas Armstrong leave a complete bibliography on "How to Be Good Looking and Still Make Good Grades" for the unreserved use of all those who need it.
Robert Penn leaves his ability to sleep in Miss Jones' class without getting caught to Jimmy Roberson.
Betty Ree Hawkins and Ronald Franks leave their wittiness to Glenenc Walls and Lawrence Owings.
Jimmy Bowers and Martha Handley leave their "piggy bank" for the use of the next couple who wishes to commercialize on popularity.
Pat Howell and Willard Bowers leave their dependability to Jadine Sanderson and Bill Baker.
Sylvia Spillane and Gene Southerland refuse to part with their flirty ways and will retain them for their own future use.
Carl Acton also wishes to retain his claim on the
Our Wildroot boy, Lanny Varner, leaves a box of Spic-and-Span to Mrs. Salter to wash the grease spots off the walls of Room 101.
Perry Mitchell leaves his shocking red hair (inherited from Roger Meadows) to Thomas Bagbv.
The Senior Class of 1962 bequeaths to the juniors all the fun. excitement, and fond memories of being seniors and the sincere hope that they, along with the rest of the student body, will enjoy the new gymnasium.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and seal this twenty-sixth day of February in the year of our LORD one thousand nine hundred and sixty-two.
TESTATOR: Irene BagwellWayne Owen President
Tom Bagby Carol Bailey Bill Baker Jo Ballard
Jerry Sue Benner Dean Bingham Kathleen Black Judy Boatright
Frank Anderson Mary Frances Anthony Marcella AtkinsRoycc Bobo Roger Boone Barbara Bowen Dorothy Brand
Linda Brown Woodrow Brown David Bryant Donna Bryant
Peggy Allred Dalton Beasley
Judy Cantcy Jimmy Cargo Betty Sue Carroll Lena Lou Cates
Kay Clark Johnny Clcndcnin Brenda Clowdus Jo Ann Collins
41Patsy Cooner Anita Darden Julia Dean Barbara Dickey
L. R. Dooley Robert Dorris Patricia Drake Rosemary Duffel
Sharon Duren Bobby Echols
Wayne Bynum Donald Cole
Frank Erwin Jimmie Nell Estes David Faile Joan Feemster
Tim Fennell Fred Ferguson Nancy Franklin Nora Franklin
Norma Freeman Jerry Gardner Carolyn Gay Nancy Gillespie
Ann Cleaves Carolyn Glenn Diane Golden Jody Graves
Kenneth Flowers Kenneth Hawk
Margaret Hannah Linda Harris Linda Palmer Harris Peggy Harris
James Harrison Tommy Joe Hart Dorothy Hefley Reba Hicks
43Rebecca Hillhousc Thomas Hobson John Hodge Judy Hooper
Raymond Hornbucklc Ann Horton Elaine Hunter
Barbara Hurs. CAMERA SHY:
Glenda Hyatt Steve Hickman
Diane Jcrnigan Alice Jeter Diana Jones
Donna Jones E. L. Jones Jimmy Jones Jerry Jordan
Barbara Kennedy Eugene Kilcy Michael Kilgore Evelyn Kimbrough
44Terry Kimbrough Mary Jo Landerfelt Kenneth Lauruhn Sandra Lawson
James Layton Wayne I.cCroy Bobby Leonard Shirley Little
Bobbie Kimbrough George Lewis
Jackie Lou Logan Elaine Loggins
Clem Matlock Patricia McAnnally Etta Lou McAvoy Tempie McAvoy
Tommy McClure Sandra McFarland Michael McKoy Dorothy MelvinI.avona Melvin Henry Mixon Pat Montgomery Eugene Moore
Shirley Mount Fran Niblctt Wayne Owen Lawrence Owings
Vicki Padgett Jerry Prince Billy Pugh
Joe Paul Seale Payne Dale Poole
Gar) Poole Judy Quick Susan Reid Margaret Rice
Shirley Richardson Diane Riddle Olen Rider Carolyn RobertsHilda Roberts Norma Roberts Larry Rockett Richard Rockhill
Judy Rogers Cline Rusk Jadine Sanderson Frances Sandlin
Roger Quick Charlotte Richardson Carol Sanders
Kathalccn Smith Peggy Joyce Smith Sandra Kay Smith Gail Snider
B. C. Spigncr Charlotte Staton Connie Strickland Lind Swann
Evelyn Taylor John Terrell Phyllis Thomas Amos Thomason
Donald Thompson Martha Thompson Shirley Thompson Kenneth Trucks
Jerald Underwood John Waites
Diana Sizemore James Thompson Sheryl Tunnell
Faye Walker Glencnc Walls Gerald Watwood
Martha Weaver Tommy Wheeler Linda White Barbara Williams
Warren Wilson Robert Wise Norma Wrenn Durward Wright
Bill Bailey P resilient
Margaret Anderson Chcrly Arnold Marv Jane Arnold Wayne Avcra
Andrew Bagwell Paula Sue Bailey Tommy Bailey William BaileyCharlotte Bearden Gail Bearden Kenneth Bearden Patsy Beasley
Payeton Birdyshasv Larry Blankenship Grant Boatright
Robert Beasley Glenda Bennefield Bobby Bentley Linda Beshears
Janice Aldrcdge Larry Wayne Box Ronny Braswell Linda Braun Manual Callahan
Raymond Best Pat Bingham
Chester Bridges Catherine Brooks Norman Brooks Sally Louise Brown
Peggy Sharyn Brown Sharon Kathleen Brown Billy Bryant Martha Buckner
51Raymond Bullock Emma Lee Burchfield Karen Burke Carolyn Butler
Roger Butler Judith Byrd Jack Carter Lynda Cherneski
Ronald Cherry Kay Coaklcy
Linda Carlisle Eddie Carpender Ralph Cole Gregory Coivert Peggy Cooner Elien Creel
Donna Crumpton Carol Dailey Patricia Darden Charles Davis
Glenda Gail Davis Johnny Dempsey Brenda Denney Mack DrakeJohnny Hades Jimmy Edge James Edwards Shirley Edwards
Frances Ellis Kay Eubanks Laura Ewing Tina Farrington
James Elders James Galbreath Ronald Hadley Roger Hallmark Ronald Harris Ruth Horn
Carolyn Ferguson Edie Fitzgerald
James Grant Carolyn Green Linda Gregory Dorothy Guthrie
David Hagood Janice Hall Mark Hallman Nora Hamer
53Norris Hamer Pat Harbin Sharon Harkey Nickcy Harris
Stony Hart Patty Hedgepeth Carolyn Henry Charles Henry
Wendell Herrington Judy Higginbotham
Ralph Hurst Bobby Ingram Clyde Johnson Ronny Key Billy Kimbrough Walter Kinney
Sherry Ann Horne Christine Horsley Billy Howell
Ailecn Hunter Kathryn Hunter Glenda Ingram Mary Johnson
Terry Johnson Bonnie Sue Jones Dorothy Ann Jones Fred Kelley
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Johnnie Sue Key Robert Kimbrough Bobby Lais Bill Lane
Ernie Laney Carla Lauruhn Sharon Leathcrwood Glenda Fay Lee
Donnie Lackey Dewey Lindley Sandra Long Sam McCuIlcv Dalton Moseley Brenda Nelson
Ronald Levan Darlene Little
Wayne Lollar Johnny Lyles Mary Jean Lyles
La Jean Mahler Larry Mann Darlene Martin Helen Mason
Bobby Mayer Lynette McCay Linda McDowell Carolyn McGowcn
-Giro! Moffett Wayne Montgomery Alice Moore Aubrey Moore
David Moore Patsy Moore Charles Morris Paul Mullalby
Bill Nance Bob Nance
John Niblett Cheryl Nichols Phillip Nichols
Rebecca Nix Nancy Norris Steve Oliver Patricia Parris
Harold Nichols Mike Nuby Kenneth Oliver Jimmy Pearman Ray Prince Gary Ragsdale
Billy Parsley Larry Patterson Linda Pearce Edith QuickLarry Quick Nellie Rice Ruby Richardson James Roberson
Karen Robinson Linda Roden Patricia Rogers Carolyn Rollins
Richard Richie Betty Roddam Robert Roper Allan Rushing Junior Russell Gar)’ Smith
Dian Rotton Billy Schuelly
Patricia Self Janice Sheets Paulette Shook
Rita Sims Judy Singleton Fern Smith Janice Smith
Ronnie Smith Sandra Smith Brenda Southerland John Stack
57Jcrrald Stamps Carolyn Stephens Larry Strickland Steve Strickland
Sharon Thomas Brenda Thompson Randall Thompson Brenda Tidwell
Ann Trapp Dale Treadaway
Gar)’ Stadlcr Eddie 'Travis Sandra Waites Joe Watkins Gloria Wheeler
Roger Tyler Bennett Vaughn Donna Veal
Judy Washburn Patricia Watwood Billy Weaver Phil White
Sara Wilcox Ronnie Wiley Alton Williams Dale Williamson
Walter Deneke Secretary
Bill Waide Treasurer
Sam Bowers Don Matthews
Charles Addington Billy Anthony Sandra Autry Sarah Kay Bailey
Mickey Baker Michael Barksdale Jackie Best Jimmy Bowden
Sam Bowers Rick Bradshaw I.inda Brand Jimmy BranhamMarilyn fiurgin Frank Campbell J. E. Campbell Patricia Campbell
Donald Cassidy Larry Cassidy Charlotte Curtis Walter Deneke
Janice Bradley Dot Buchanan
Paulette Doty Betty Dumais Lynne Emerson Gary Eudy
Martha Evans David Fincher Janice Franklin Paul Frazer
Dana Gay Gar)- Goddard Betty Goodman Patricia Graves
Susie Grove Robert Gurley Mike Hall Charles Hammond
Exa Hamric Linda Harmon Sandra Harper Sabra Hart
Anne Hawk Brenda Henderson
Wayne Bushong Richard Davis Ann Duke
Roy Henderson Connie Sue Hill Glenda Hoag land Sandra Hodges
Fred Hogg Dwight Holsombake Carl Hope Dorothy Hope
Connie Huffstutler Marie Hunt Betty Hutchins Clif Johnson
62Bruce Jones 1:1 by Jones Jimmy Jones Travis Jones
Mark Kennedy Lynda Kimbrough Lynn Kimbrough Jerry King
Preston Gurley Tommy Jacobs Wayne Johnson
Dennis LeCroy Beverly Leggett Ruth Lind ley Sandra Love
Ronald Lovell Sue Lowe Gail Luther Jimmy Mackey
Joan Martin Donald Matthews Tommy McAvoy Ann McCay
63Dcrrell McCleskcy Cynthia McKenzie Charlotte MeMurrain John F. Miller
Cynthia Moseley Christina Myrick Larry Owen Gwen Parker
Joe Peacock Anna Pearman Janet Provorsc Brenda Pullen
Andrea Pyron Dorothy Quinn Yvonne Raney Martha Rcimer
Edith Roberts Jerry Salmon Tommy Sanford I.inda SelfCarolyn Sellers Claudia Sharit Carol Shores Dana Simpson
Gar)' Smith Patricia Smith Glenn Spinks Larry Stafford
Johnny Roberson Janice Roddam Willette Rushing
Regina Stephenson Ronnie Stone James Sullivan Charles Thomas
Richard Thompson Robert Thornton Jcncrral Trapp Sandra Trucks
Tommy Vann Bill Waide Kay Walls Bill Washburn
65Sherry Weeks Kenneth Williamson Lynn Williamson Jimmy Wood
Ronnie Wood Arlccn Woodall Cindy Woodard Joyce Worthington
Mary Paul Thompson Tommy Weaver
IDENTIFICATION OF BABY PICTURES OF SENIORS
1. Gwen Inglctt
2. Betty Echols
3. Steve Shores
4. Peggy Baker
5. Jackie Moore
6. Beverly Stevens
7. Sherry Garner
8 Johnny Aaron and Joan Aaron Vickers
9 Anita Ratliff 10 Edith Hess
11. Jean Reid 12 Max Clements 15 Jimmy Willingham
14. Pat Howell
15. Tommy Barrett
16. Pat Fulmer
17. Betty Bentley
18. Joan Bryant
19 Bill Thomason
20. Doris Hollis
21. Betty Scogin
22. Martha Handley 25 I.inda Wiley 2-1. Betty Hawkins 25 Janrtt Rogers
26. Carolyn Bnrrough
27. Kenneth Churchwcll
28. Myra Gdlins
29. Martha Odom
30. Nancy Walters
31. Elton Griff in
32. Thomas Horton
33. Millard Starnes 31. Gerald Walker
35. Glenn Priest
36. Linda Bowen
37. Eddie Johnson
38. Larry Parker
39. Gail Hodges and Faye Hodges
•10. Perry Mitchell
41. Lora Dismukes
42. Linda Branham
43. Sylvia Smith 4 1 Dian Smith
45. Kenneth Dunaway
46. Dennis Missildine
47. Jerrv Matthews 48 Wdiard Bowers
49. Pat Arnold
50. Linda Hayes
51. Phillip Urick 52 Ronald Franks
53. Eddie Purkey
54. Tom Armstrong
55. Mary Crump
56. Martha Hoagland
57. James Cayglc
58. Reggie Tutton
59. Patsy Prewitt
60. Bobby Dyer
61. Lanny Varner
62. Wayne Morris
63. Jimmy Bowers and Barbara Bowers
6-1. Wayne Frey
65. Mary Ann Griffies
66. Jerry Wheeler
67. Karey Barnett
68. Glenda Self
69. Richard Harris
70. Sandra Wadsworth 71 Linda Hancock
72. Ronny Sharit
73. I.earj Farris
74. John Allison
-Ronny Sharit Myra Collins
Mrs McCuiston Mrs. Studdatd Sponsors
Wayne Morris Sports
Beverly Stevens Chios
Phyllis Brown Features
Tom Armstrong Irene Bagwell Tommy Bryant June Burgess
Carolyn Burruugh Lora Dismukes Sarah Duncan Ronald Franks
Pat Fulmer Sherry Gamer Edith Hess Martha Hoagland
Doris Hollis Thomas Horton Jimmy McCay Jean Reid
Janett Rogers Juanita Rogers Glenda Self Steve Shores
Elizabeth Tucker Faye Wallace Nancy Walters Sandra Yerby@OHcext ioin.
OFFICERS: Wayne Frey, reporter; Corky Cates, secretary-treasurer; Pat Howell, vice-president; Jerry Matthews, president; Roland Green, director; Faye Walker, accompanist.
A Scene from the Operetta, ROBIN HOOD.
Betty Isaacs, head. (Standing) Evelyn Kimbrough. Kay Coak-Icy, Brenda Southerland, Carolyn Green. Marie Oliver. Judy Horn- drum. Dian Rotton. Carolyn Gay, Judith Hooper. Jane Arnold, Lajean Mahler.
FIRST ROW: Dale Poole, Wayne Dotson, Carole Moffett Marilyn Burgin, Ray Prince, Johnny Johnson, Brenda Mason. SECOND ROW: Tommy Bryant. Pam McKenzie, Bill Nance, Becky Davidson, Judy AI vis, Patsy Moore, Leon Prince, Dana Simpson, Jan Hayes, Linda Schramm. Kay Eubanks, Ruth Horn. THIRD ROW: Steve Sims, Don Zorn. Roland Johnson. Kathy Campbell, Butch Tucker, Jon Hall, Darlene Martin. Judy Mahler. Jimmy Wood, Jimmy Mackey, Cynthia McKenzie, Linda Harris. FOURTH ROW: Jane Arnold, Ronnie Lovell, Ray Best, Johnny Lyles, John Warren, Billy Parsley, Bob Nance, Bobby Thornton. FIFTH ROW: Jerry Jordan. Woody Hart, Frankie Campbell, Kenneth Bearden. Randy Thompson, David Felds. Nicky Harris, Robert Hathcock. Stony Hart.OFFICERS, SEATED: Ben V.ncs. president; Pat Howell, secretary. SECOND ROW: Leon Prince, chaplain; Karcy Barnett, treasurer; Mrs. Salter, sponsor; Jerry Matthews, parliamentarian
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OFFICERS. FRONT: Gene Southerland, president; Jody Graves, vice-president; Mrs. De-Carlo. sponsor; Carl Acton, secretary; Johnny Crow, treasurer SECOND ROW. Jimmy Bowers, chaplain; Tim Bates, sergeant at arms.SEATED: Gerald Walker, vice-president; Millard Starnes, treasurer; iwrri„ .. ___
OND ROW: Boyce Broadus. sponsor; Linda Brown. Anita Ratliff rlnr
Pat Fulmer, Kay Clark, Terry Hamer, Jerry- Gardner. Roger Tyler. Larry Su kla d Hcf ” R° R°X ' 00004 °
SEATED: Boyce Broadus. sponsor; Johnny Niblctt. president; Marie Oliver, vice-president; Pat Montgomery, secretary; Martha Hoagland Gerald W alker. SECOND ROW: Sandra Love. Brenda Southerland. Joan Bryant. Irene Bagwell. Pat Harbin. Alton Franklin Donna Grant Jerry Gardner THIRD ROW Janice Franklin, Regina Stephenson, Pat McAnnally, Janice Roddam. Faye Hodges. Diane Riddle. Janet Aaron. Joan Calvert. FOURTH ROW': Ricky Dorris. Douglas Martin. James Roberson.
LIBRARY HOMEROOM REPRESENTATIVES7Z ztto uzC
Wayne Morris Willard Bowen Ben Vines
Vit t'president Secretary Treasurer
Mrs. Johnston Sponsor
Jerry Matthews President
Marie Oliver Glenn Priest
Lanny VarnerTHE TARRANT TIMES
r COUNCIL ._________________
Herbert Harris, business manager; Mrs. Howard, sponsor; Wayne Frey, editor.
Ri Muss 1 her fr Ford A.
tends tire Central Baptist Church Her brown eyes are set off nicely by brown hulr and she Is 5’8” tall.
Corky Is the secretary of the Red Cross and Concert Choir. Her favorite sport Is football and her hobby is music, as she plays the piano and sinus in the choir.
Karey Barnett, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Barnett, was selected os a finalist lr High Dental Clinic Q She lives at route seve and attends Walker's tlst Church.
Karey. a 5'5", I girl with hazel eyes. « ralng And photograj: active student, she ts the Student Council,
Carolyn’s 7avorlt bowling and her hobb Ing, collecting things chest, and talking on t on our team. Ills favor to Louis. Her pet im faced gossiping people.
She plans to att college after graduaUc college she plans to a eral years and then m
Martha Hoagiand In Mr Johnston's hoi) lives at 217 Ketonn Rc parents, Mr and Mrs. land She attends the Baptist Church.
Martha Is ST tall eyes, and brown hair sport is swimming. « hobbles Is collecting mals.
Martha’s plans foi arc to go to business college and (see uk.ntal cu.mi, pafe 3)
Our president of the senior class la Willis Felix Miles, the son of Rev. D. H Miles. Felix lives at 637 Belle Avenue, and attends Boyles Methodist Church. He loves football and his favorite subject Is English He stands 5'10’’ and sends a message to all girls: "I’m available."
Ben Vines was elected vice president of the senior class. Ben la the son of Mr and Mrs. Ben H. Vines and lives at 1429 Wharton Avenue, and attends the Central Baptist Church In Tarrant.
Ben Is 5TT tall, weighs 160 pounds, and has blue eyes and brown hair. His favorite sport Is swimming and In his pastime he enjoys dating and listening to the stereo. His pet peeve is '‘griping"
He plans to go to the University of Alabama and has not yet made plans for hU future.
A 5TT, blue-eyed boy weighing 145 pounds Is the seniors’ secretary. Willard Bowers Is the son of Mrs. Lorene Bowers. He lives at 2004
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aurch Coach •acher.
Iecied Perry ’osurcr this yes and red
October 7th, High stu-fted Cross ool training atsska. e Judy Boat-erry Oamer. Klblett, and rought back iprovlng our ncll at Tar-
iclr own 45-lded It with end for the
irth quarter, •ver-enthus-he Tarrant consecutive lem back to Jaker pulled i and raced id the scor-
In the third quarter Tarrant I Ing for the night.78
Judy Cantcy Brenda Clowdus Pam Crider Carol Dailey Jimmy Nell Estes
Kay Eubanks Wayne Frey Carolyn Gay Patty Graves Carolyn Green
Mary Ann Griffics Henry Hallmark Carolyn Head Pat Howell Connie HuffstutlerMr. Green Sponsor
Marie Hunt Katherine Hunter E. L. Jones Gail Luther
IjJcan Mahler Tcmpic McAvoy Felix Miles Carol Moffett Cynthia Moseley
Shirley Mount Hill Nance Fran Niblctt Richard Parker Andrea Pryon
Ruby Richardson Carolyn Rollins Gene Southerland Sylvia Spillanc Randy Thompson
Tommy Vann Glenene Walls Linda White Ronnie Wiley Durward Wright
79Preiident Carla Lfturuhn
Vice-president Brenda Denney
Sod.il Chairman Connie Huffstutler
Sponsor Miss Kell am
FIRST ROW: Connie Hill, Betty Hutchins, Linda Bcshcars, Martha Evans, Exa Hamric, Ann Mc-Cay. Sherry Weeks, Jackie Best, Janice Hall, Gail Bearden, Charlotte Bearden. SECOND ROW: Andrea Pyron. Carolyn Rollins. Sally Brown, Brenda Nelson. Johnnie Sue Key. Brenda Pullen. Cynthia McKenzie, Barbara Starnes. Kay Walls. Glenda Hoagland THIRD ROW: Susie Grove, Sandra Love. Brenda Southerland, Janice Provorse. Mary Kennedy, Nellie Rice, Patsy Moore, Pat Smith, Betty Jean Sims, Sandra Trucks, Connie Huffstullcr, Gail Luther.
FIRST ROW: Linda Carlisle. Charlotte Curtis, Carla Lauruhn, Linda Kimbrough. Tina Myrick. Mickey Baker, Claudia Sharit, Ruth Lindley, Brenda Denney, Gwen Parker, Jan Roddam, Sarah King. SECOND ROW: Pat Allen, Kay Coakley, Sabra Hart, Carol Shores, Linda Self. Martha Rcimcr. Janice Franklin. Janice LaRuc, Pat Campbell, Sharon Thomas, Dana Simpson, Darlene Stallings. THIRD ROW: Edith Roberts, Brenda Henderson. Dot Hope, Diane Rotton, Janice Aldridge, Man- Lyles, Sue Love, Linda Brand, Sandra Hodges. Janet Aaron. Janice Smith.
Secretary Janet AaronSecretary Betty Bentley
FIRST ROW: Myra Collins, Evelyn Kimbrough. Diana Jones. Martha Handley. Becky Hillhouse, Diane Grigsby. SECOND ROW: Carolyn Glenn, Evelyn Taylor. Linda Best. Barbara Kennedy, Kathleen Black, Peggy Baker. Betty Bentley. THIRD ROW: June Warren, Martha Weaver. Rollinc Denney, Carolyn Gay. Shirley Thompson. Wanda Rogers. Judith Hooper. Vicki Padgett.
FIRST ROW: Ann Horton. Barbara Dickey, Martha Hoagland. Christine Formby, Sylvia Smith. Betty Scogin, Faye Wallace. SECOND ROW: Janet Rogers, Ann Cleaves, Diane Golden, Carol Bailey, Patsy Cooncr, Barbara Hurst. Irene Bagwell. THIRD ROW: Linda Hancock. Donna Grant, Brenda Mason, Linda Brown, Linda Hayes, Elizabeth Peoples, Linda Wiley, Gail Hodges.
T reasurer Linda Best
Sponsor Mrs. Mackey
FIRST ROW: Judy Rogers, Carolyn Roberts. Shirley Richardson, Peggy Harris. Evelyn Kimbrough, Diane Riddle, Henry Hallmark. Bill Thomason, Sylvia Spillanc. Lanny Varner, Bobby Cox. Ronald Franks, Eddie Johnson. Mr. Owen. SECOND ROW: Linda Harris, Judy Quick. Donna Jones, Barbara Kennedy, Margaret Hannah. Eddy Purkey. Pat Montgomery. Bennett Vaughn, Tom Bagby, Diana Grigsby, Eugene Moore, Royce Bobo, Terry Hamer, Kenneth Flowers. THIRD ROW: Reba Hicks, Barbara Bowers, Bill Lane, Frank Anderson, David Fail, Jimmy Roberson, Dale Poole. Cline Rusk. Lloyd Carrico, Steve Hickman, Bobby Leonard, Amos Thomason, Kenneth Trucks, June Warren, Wanda Rogers.
FIRST ROW': Barbara Bowers,
Faye Hodges, Libby Peoples. Martha Hoag land, Dian Rotton. Janice Hall. Pam Crider, Kay Eubanks. Carolyn Green. Lajean Mahler, Pat Arnold, Martha Handley. SECOND ROW: Irene Bagwell, Nancy Franklin, Pat McAnnallv, Brenda Mason, Myra Collins, Carolyn Burroughs. Annette French. June Burgess, Jean Reid, Beverly Stevens. Sara Duncan. THIRD ROW7 Willard Bowers. Tommy Barnett, Ronnie Shan't, Lanny Varner, Norris Hamer. Joe Paul. Gerald Walker, Wayne Frey, Johnny Niblctt, Joe Hutto, Mr. Snow.
JUNIOR RED CROSS COUNCIL
FIRST ROW: Brenda Nelson, Exa Hamric. Susie Grove. Barbara Starnes, Sherry Weeks. Jackie Best. Sharyn Brown. Nora Hamer. Sharon Thomas. SECOND ROW7: Sherry Garner, Sandra Smith. Donna Jones, Charlotte Ridurdson. Corky Cates, Nancy Franklin. Nicky Harris, Sam McCullev, Ann Trapp, Sharon Leath-erwood, Beverly Stevens. THIRD ROW: Raymond Bullock, Clem Mat-lock. Grant Boatright. Fred Mathis, James Caygle, Bobby Cox, Jerry Wheeler. Lloyd Carrico, Joe Hutto, Leon Prince. Jimmy Mahon.FORUM CLUB
SEATED: Sandra Lawson. Carolyn Burrough. Tom Armstrong, Miss Hammond. Eddie Johnson. SECOND ROW: Shirley Richardson, Carolyn Roberts, Joyce Ellis. Julia Dean, Sharon Duren, Sharon Brown, Sandra Smith. Juanita Rogers. Peggy Smith. THIRD ROW: Frank Anderson. Lean Farris, Judy Rogers. Margaret Rice. Judy Quick, Jadine Sanderson, Frances Sandlin. Rosemary Duffel. FOURTH ROW: Joe Hurt, Kenneth Trucks, Lanny Varner. Bill Thomason, Amos Tltoma-son. Terry Kimbrough, Tommy Wheeler. John Warren, B. C. Spig-ncr, Lloyd Carrico.
FIRST ROW: Pat Fulmer, Janice Ingram. Sandra Wadsworth, Gail Snider. Debra Martin SECOND ROW: Sandra McFarland, Mickey Mixon. Richard Parker. Dian Smith. INSET: Ben Fortner. Norma Wrenn, Thomas Hobson, Phyllis Brown, Mr. Thornhill.
FIRST ROW: Moore, Acton. Graves, Crow, Barrett. Woodward, Erwin. Parker. Morris, Sellers. Lauruhn. SECOND ROW: W Bowers. Johnson. Owen, Baker, Southerland. Miller, Bridges, Mitchell, B. Schuclly, Red Hall. C. Schuclly. Echols. THIRD ROW: Hamer,
White, Buckclcw, Bates. Purkey, Paul. Payne. Wright. Bailey. FOURTH ROW: Niblelt, M. Hall, Hammonds. J. Bowers. Beasley, Jones. Wheeler. Cassidy, Guhon. Dempsey.
OFFICERS. FRONT Lam Prince, president SECOND ROW’: John Allison, vice-president Jimmy Wood, historian; Ben Vines, secretary THIRD ROW'; Herbert Harris, treasurer; Mr Giles, sponsor: Jon Hall, chaplain
SEATED: Tommy Barnett, Patsy Beasley. Pat Darden SECOND ROW': Margaret Anderson. Carole Moffett, secretary-treasurer; Jean Reid. Pat Allen, Cynthia McKenzie, Dorothy Jones. Patty Hedgepeth. Elaine Loggins. THIRD ROW: Anita Darden, president; Joyce Worthington, Catherine Brooks, Judy Horn, vice-president; Lynette McCay. Patsy Moore. Sharon Brown. Cheryl Arnold
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EDDIE PURKEY TOMMY BARRETT LARRY PARKERJIMMY BOWERS EDWIN BUCKELEW
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FIRST ROW: Bridges. Morris. Bates. Mitchell. Southerland. Buckelcw, Purkey, Barrett. Graves, Acton. Owens. Bailey. SECOND ROW': Lauruhn, Hammond. Parker. Baker. Dempsey. Jones, Schuelly, B., Hamer. White, Woodward, Moore, Paul, Bowers. T HIRD ROW': Coach Moore. Cassidy, Erwin, Sellers. Hall. M., Crow, Ca-chon. Echols. Miller. Beasley. Schuelly, C. Hall. B., Coaches Richards and Rogers."B" SQUAD
FIRST ROW: Roger Tyler, Bill Waidc, Dale Williamson. Billy Weaver, David Hagood, Johnny Niblctt, Don Barks-dulc SECOND ROW: Ralph Cole, Carl Hope. James Edwards, Johnny CIcndenin. Charles Thomas. Kenneth Sims. David Foote THIRD ROW: Donald Kilburn, Cilenn Spinks, Pete Kilgore, John Buchanan, Walter Deneke, Don Matthews. John Bailey. James Sullivan
MRS! ROW- Eddie Purkey, David Moore, Claries Hammond, Bill Bailey,‘Bobby Echols, Bobby Beasley, Bill Baker. SECOND ROW: Roy Woodward. Jody Graves, Larry Parker, Phil White.
Second team in positionOUR FOOTBALL COACHES John Moore Charles Richards John Ropers
FIRST ROW: Evelyn Taylor—Co-captain, Brenda Denny SECOND ROW': Carolyn Rollins. I.ynda McDowell, Linda White—Captain, Nancy Crider, Gail Bearden.
CHEERLEADERSJOE PAUL B. C. SPIGNER BILL BAKER TOMMY BARRETT
MANAGERS -Joe Hutto. Johnny Niblctt. Durward Wright
COACH ROGERS TIM BATES
EDWIN BUCKELEW JODY GRAVES WAYNE MONTGOMERY TOMMY WHEELERVARSITY
Tommy Wheeler, Jody Graves, Tommy Barrett, Tim Bates, Edwin Buskclcw. Wayne Montgomery. Richard Richie. Bill Baker, Ralph Cole. Joe Paul, B. C. Spigncr. FRONT: Cojch Rogers.
FIRST ROW: Norris Hamer, Bill Bailey, Sandy Moore, Dana Gay. Rick Bradshaw. Ronnie Lovell. SECOND ROW: Pat Bingham, Grant Boatright, Glenn Spinks. Sam Bowers. Carl Hope THIRD ROW: Bobby Mayer, Steve Oliver, Don Matthews. James Sullivan, Butch Dcnekc, Bill Waidc.
"B" TEAM‘Saae iU
HRSl ROW: Jody Graves. Joe Paul. Car! Acton, Tommy Barrett. Skcctcr Erwin, Tommy Wheeler. Tim Bates; Manager, Durward W right SECOND ROW: Coach Richards. Johnny Crow. James Harrison, Bill Baker. Ronny Shan't. Edwin Buckclcw. Donald Satchcr, Gerald Wilson; Manager. Willard Bowers.
FIRST ROW: Robbie Dorris, Pete Kilgore, Warren Wilson, John Buchanan. Bobby Echols, Wayne Sellers, Norris- Hamer. SECOND ROW Coach Moore. Seale Payne. Roy Woodward. Jimmy Bowers, Larrv Parker. Wayne Owen, Gene Southerland, Albert Plesniarski,
L. R. Dooley.
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939 Jackson Blvd. TARRANT, ALABAMAIjJour BURNS PHARMACY V Phone Victor 1-6436 DEPENDABLE TARRANT,tSALABBAMA DRUGGIST FOUR REGISTERED GRADUATE DRUGGISTS FREE DELIVERY
Two Entrances for Your Convenience 1610 Pinson Street or Drive-In in Back KLEENRITE CLEANERS TARRANT, ALABAMA PHONE VI 1-4221
Phone Victor 1-3317 TARRANT MATTRESS CO. Mattresses and Innersprings Made and Renovated UPHOLSTERY—NEW FURNITURE We Coll for and Deliver KELCIE A. WARDRUP 1424 Pinson St. Tarrant, Alabama HICK'S SMOKE HOUSE Dinners 1611 Pinson Street Homemade Pies and Barbecue MR. AND MRS. C. H. HIGGINGBOTHAM
ALABAMA BUTANE APPLIANCE COMPANY 1061 Pinson Street TARRANT, ALABAMA S. H. KRESS COMPANY NORTH BIRMINGHAM. ALABAMABYNUM'S AUTO SERVICE 1410 Pinson St. Phone VI 1-1958 TARRANT TARRANT AUTO PARTS 1128 Pinson Street TARRANT, ALABAMA
FENNELL RAMBLER MOTORS Sales—Service 1505 Pinson Street TARRANT, ALABAMA Phone VI 1-5900 VI 1-6571 LORCH'S SHOP 1617 Pinson St. TARRANT, ALABAMA "A Friendly Place to Do Business"
Prescriptions—Drugs—Sick Room Supplies I I I I Ford Avenue, Tarrant, Alabama PHONE Victor 1-6741 Jack Strong and Doug Oakley, Owners
Such Good Cleaning and A , .
at Such a Saving Through cleaning
Baker's Exclusive Cash and Carry Method
"Tarrant's Modern Dry Cleaners"
•131 FORD AVENUE—TARRANT’S BROADWAYWESTERN AUTO ASSOCIATE STORE
HOME OWNED AND OPERATED BY:
o. b. McCullough
PHONE VICTOR 1-4476
1414 PINSON STREET
"Tarrant's Complete Home Furnishers"
1146-48 East Lake Blvd. TARRANT 7. ALABAMA Phone Victor 1-2344
KING HARDWARE CO.
Paints Building Material Pipe—Tools 1519 Pinson St. Phone VI 1-2284
RICHARDS TANK CORPORATION
Craftsmen Welded Steel and Alloy Products Phone VI 1-2581 P.O. Box 6268 TARRANT. ALABAMA
PHONE AL 2-4179 3130 North 27th Street NORTH BIRMINGHAM
H. L. JOHNSON LUMBER CO.
Lumber and Building Material Phone Victor 1-4521 Office and Mill P.O. BOX 6447 TARRANT. ALABAMAJ. H. BERRY REALTY CO. Realtors—Insurers Every Type of Property Insurance for Industry and the Home 2910 27th Street NORTH BIRMINGHAM Phone ALpine 1-6167 GURLEY'S SERVICE STATION Phone VI 1-8836 1600 PINSON STREET W. J. ROSS TARRANT, ALABAMA
TV MAST TOWER FA 4-4887
CO., INC. BRINTON
1224 National Street JEWELRY CO.
(Tarrant) BIRMINGHAM 7, ALABAMA Victor 1-1789 Guaranteed Watch Repair 3010 North 27th Street NORTH BIRMINGHAM
ALABAMA ASSOCIATED BUILDING IMPROVEMENT COMPANY
Room Additions General Repairs Perma-Stone
VI 1-5554 Nights VI 1-5188
PHONE VI 1-5524ASKEW PAINT and SUPPLY COMPANY 1615 Pinson Street DISCOUNT CENTER Serve Yourself and Save!! Your Dollar's Best Buy
TARRANT, ALABAMA Free Estimates on All Types of House Improvement 1612 Pinson Street TARRANT. ALABAMA
and Decorations LO-RAY'S
A Complete Line of DRIVE IN'S
No. 1 and No. 2
Try us for fine foods
We Specialize in Barbecue—Foot-
Paints and Supplies Long Hot Dogs and Thick Shakes and Malts
ALpine 1-1043 Crushed and Ground
Dolomitic Magnesian Limestone
Wf EDITH MULLINS Including
V j beauty SALON Agricultural Limestone
3006 12th Ave. No.
BIRMINGHAM 4, ALABAMA DOLCITO QUARRY COMPANY
Real Pit Barbecue
Steaks By the TRUCKIoad
Chops Chicken or TRAINIoad
2101 Pinson Street
Sandwiches of All Kinds
Homemade Chili TARRANT. ALABAMA
PHONE VI 1-9200 Victor 1-2655PHONE VI 1-0871
CO., INC. AUTO SUPPLY
New and Used Furniture Bought — Sold — Traded
1710 PINSON SJ. TARRANT Sporting Goods
1625 Pinson St.
SERVICE STATION Congratulations
24-Hour Service to the
PINSON HIGHWAY Senior Class
Phone VI 1-8938
CARDWELL REAL ESTATE INSURANCE
mU 1 PRODUCTS 1612 Jackson Blvd.
Phone Victor 1-6416 (Off.)
BIRMINGHAM SIDING Victor 1-2636 (Res.)
and ROOFING COMPANY MRS. GRACE CARDWELL, Broker
1301 Pinson St. SERVICE STATION Q ;£);
ROOFING AND SIDING 1801 Pinson St. Cflaj
General Repairs and Remodeling trotvV
Monthly Payments Formerly Kent's Service Station
PHONE Victor 1-5566 Tires
BatteriesBUS. Phone VI M313 RES. Phone VI 1-5356
CARRIE'S FLOWER SHOP
Flowers for All Occasions FREE DELIVERY
MRS. CARRIE WALKER, Owner 1617 Jackson Blvd.
DUNCAN SERVICE STATION
1525 Jackson Blvd.
Where Our Customers Bring Their Friends
IF IT'S COODFOOD YOU WANT
319 PINSON STREET
MARTIN ROOFING SIDING CO.
1400 Huffman Road P.O. Box 6321 TARRANT 7, ALABAMA Phone Victor 1-6564
We Specialize in Bonded Roofs for the Home
WILBUR MARTIN, Owner
"ON THE CORNER"
SANDER'S FOOD CENTER
Pinson's Complete Prescription and Drug Center
Phone NO 4-2321
PINSON, ALABAMA NO 4-2661
FULTONDALE, ALABAMA Phone VI 1-8974
TARRANT ROLLER RINK
Fri.—7:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Sat.—7:30 p.m. - I 1:00 p.m.
FOR PARTY GROUPS
Mon.—Thurs. Phone VI 1-6216
7:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. v 1-8975
PHILLIP'S’ SANDWICH SHOP
1509 Jackson Blvd.
Congratulations to the Graduating Class
Real Pit Barbecue
1606 Pinson St., Tarrant 2206 9th Ave., Bessemer
Sandwiches of All Kinds
220 No. 65th St., Birmingham 2901 8th Ave., Bessemer
Phone 592-9694 HA 8-9334TEX'ACO Road Service J ' Phone (jfiC "1 • “ CENTRAL 1 f SERVICE STATION 1521 Pinson Streot Lubrication—Tires—Batteries MILDRED’S BEAUTY SHOP 3929 Vanderbilt Road PHONE VI 1-5131
TARRANT LAUNDERETTE 1200 East Lake Blvd. PINE BOWL
PHONE VI 1.1124 Highway 31 North
Dry Cleaners—Launderers FULTONDALE
Rugs, Quilts, Pillows, Anything Phone VI 1-4383
T. A. GENTRY
Two Private Home Baked Pies
Dining Rooms 2100 PINSON HIGHWAY Pit Barbecue
THE WILDCAT STAFF OF 1962
wishes to extend its appreciation to all who have contributed in any way to the publication of this yearbook. We think this year’s WILDCAT a real achievement, and hope you will enjoy it.
TAYLOR PUBLISHING COMPANY
"The Worlrfl » Ye»rbOOil Af T ytorJT J
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