Thomasville High School - Growler Yearbook (Thomasville, NC)

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Q -JJ if 4' I fbf wa 65? x , Q as if!" A, F' ,f ., 1 35,5 vig M w 1 We K B K if if W , 1 Q Y wg 1 was-'QQ' use Q in tj Q QM wear, Q 5 3,4 4, .f why 'IQ I ifmx. My V3 , Y V 'Wgv? Yfawgff dwg-9 3 Q Y' x I . r. .........- -.nn 1 , ', f ' -Q . QJMWQMM' Qfamgfg www wifiimaf M P, Q., A. i.u 'i, X .Q Q. 00,4 THOMASVILLE . . . child of the railroad . . . town 'born of raw steel and blue smoke . . . city built to last as long as the railroad remains to challenge men's souls and lead them to their destiny. it if ' ' 2+ n x l . THE 1957 GROWLER il Qi 'i Published By The Yearbook Staff THOMASVILLE HIGH SCHOOI Thomasville, North Carolina FOREWORD SLEEK AND WARM AND STRONG, like a panther stalking its prey, its nostrils emitting fire and its eyes piercing the dark expanses ahead-so did Old Thirty-four surge through a Southern night into a silent and sleeping Thomasville. Its whistle cry broke the stillness-a strange, yet powerful, voice in the night. In an old rambling frame house beside the tracks John Abernathy, lying on his back gazing through his window into the star-filled night, heard the familiar cry and, as always, it filled him with glory. To his youthful heart full of high aspirations and a yearning for adventure, it seemed to call in an unknown tongue, beckoning to lead him to his destiny. Life to John was a series of trains, each leading man closer to his destiny. Across the tracks in a small brick bungalow Kirk Stard mumbled a curse incoherently and rolled over in his bed, pulling a pillow over his head as he did so to shut out the sound of the whistle. To him the train whistle was only a nuisance, signifying nothing, a price one must pay for liv- ing in a railroad town like Thomasville. And so it followed that all through life, as John boarded trains to make himself a greater instrument of service to humanity, Kirk would mumble his incoherent curse and pull his pillow over his head, trading his destiny for forty winks. Little do the students at Thomasville High realize that they are on a train that, if ridden to the end of the line, could well lead them to greatness. Thomasville High is a train that requires no ticket of admission, only a sincere willingness to learn and to mature in a free society on the part of the passenger. It is a train as complete as any mod- ern passenger train, containing its own engineers, con- ductors, passengers, club cars and other recreational cars, flagmen, streamlined appearance, and paid freight. To express this philosophy, this volume has been written. f ff fifff p 1 W ifffffm ra N W WIMW ' 7 f X V 5 X f f X, ,f .f ' , L, lf ' X Y I jx Z X' V' f X X X l X. l A 4 , Z e , f J 4 ,wff f X 4 am. Wyf if4fffwfWgMZf4Wff4 fffWlZ ef W li :Q V MW .I , if OVER THE RAILROAD, under the railroad, across the railroad, through the railroad-the lives of Thomas- ville High students cannot escape the railroad. fm :ul QQQ1 f 1 xxx fy! f, f V xx f f xx X-N Q Y ,fff f .ff 1, N x x xx X R X X .xl XX fr xgxxx A Q , V , X Sx - x X Xa M XX R K X X X firm i f ff ff! 4 f ff ,Z fiwnf fdff Dr. Johnson, one of Thomas- ville's most distinguished sons, has distinguished himself not only as a leading historian of our day but also as a television personality. As news analyst on WAAM-TV, Bal- timore, he won the Peabody, Hill- man, and DuPont awards-three of televisionls biggest prizes. D A ION IT IS ONLY RIGHT that this edition of the Growler be dedicated to the Thomasville High faculty member who best personifies the spirit and challenge of the railroad. Of such stock is Mr. G. M. Eargle. During his years at Thomasville High Mr. Eargle has worked tirelessly to pre- pare students to think in mod- ern society through the study of mathematics as well as to stand up under the rigors of active life through participa- tion in athletics. A great teacher, an athletic enthus- iast, and, above all, a Chris- tian gentleman-these three are one in Mr. Eargle. In recognition and appreciation of these noble qualities this volume is fondly and sincere- ly dedicated. SCHEDULE OF CONTENTS CONDUCTORS Administration . . . . 10 Faculty .... . . 12 PASSENGERS Senior Class . . . . 18 Junior Class . . . . . 36 Sophomore Class . . . L42 Freshman Class . . . . 47 Eighth Grade . . . . . 52 Classroom Activities . . . . 57 IN THE CLUB CAR Student Council . . . . 60 Honor Societies . . . . 62 Publications . . . . . 64 Music ....... . . 68 Other Organizations . . . . 74 FLAGMEN Beauty Queens ..... . . 98 Boys' and Girls' Staters . . . . 103 Marshals ...... . . 104 Other Honors . . . . 105 STREAMLINERS Football . . . 108 Basketball . . 113 Tennis . . . 120 Baseball . . . 121 Managers . . . .122 Cheerleaders . . . . 122 PAID FREIGHT Advertisements . . . .125 D 'S .7 A .-iv? Y ,X , 165 ' x E 1 U gr i I I. Q . -1 Um ,X AI IY Q , V 3-K V, M! ful ,ff X -N2 P Administration and Faculty WITH THE TASK of planning and supervising the building of Thomasville's new senior high before them this admin- istration will surely go down in Thomas- ville City Schools history as an important and decisive group in the making of a better Thomasville. The new senior high is to be erected in the near future with funds secured in a school bond election in the fall of 1955. Although plans for con- struction and location were incomplete at the time of publication, the new school may be expected to contain 25 to 30 or more classrooms, an adequate home-mak- ing department, modern laboratories, im- proved shop facilities, a large cafeteria, a gymnasium with well-equipped dressing rooms, a recreation room with a soda fountain, and many other features that are a part of the modern American high school. Work Hand in Hand ENTERING HIS OFFICE for another day of working for the youth of Thomas- ville is Thomasville City Schools Superin- tendent George H. Arnold. THE BOARD OF EDUCATION consists of, seated: Chairman Charles H. Prevost, Mr. G. H. Arnold, Mr Robert E. Holladay. Standing: Mr. Amos H. Ragan, Jr.. Mr. Harry Brown Finch, Mr. Van W. Rich- ardson. IO To Better the Life "I ONCE OWNED A HAMMER," popu- lar Thomasville High Principal W. S. Hor- ton mournfully asserts over the P. A. system. of Youth in Thomasville THOMASVILLE HIGHlS capable prin- cipal, W. S. Horton, and well-trained fac- ulty assure students of the best in high school educational opportunities and ad- vantages. Strict enough to demand top performance of each student, yet under- standing enough to be able to help the student analyze and correct his various problems, this competent group of people aids the student in maturing emotionally as well as intellectually. The major link between the parent and the school, other than the child, is the Parent-Teacher Association. At monthly meetings of the Thomasville High P.T.A. parents and teachers have ample oppor- tunity to discuss their child's progress and problems and plan for his future. Such a relationship between parent and teacher is very advantageous to a childls emotional and intellectual growth. PRINCIPAL W. S. HORTON gives the faculty last minute instructions before report cards are issued . . . BUSY HANDLING SECRETARIAL WORK at Thomasville High are Mrs. Sylvia Baity, Mr. Horton s secretary, and Barbara Little, chairman of the Student Council Office Committee. ll Teaching Is No Humcirum Day-By-Day Existence MRS. M. G. ALLMOND-A. B., Woman's Col- lege of the University of North Carolinag Sopho- more homeroomg World Historyg Economics and Sociologyg Englishg Debating Club adviser . . . MRS. SYLVIA BAITY-Secretary to the Principal. MISS BETTY BELL-A. B., University of North Carolinag Duke Universityg Woman's College of the University of North Carolinag New York Universityg Art Club adviser . . . MR. ROY DAVIS BLACKWELDER-A. B., Lenoir-Rhyne College: Eighth grade homeroomg Natural Science. MISS ELGISE BUIE-A. B., Flora MacDonald Collegeg Home Economicsg Future Homemakers of America adviser . . . MRS. MARIE BURRUS- A. B., Guilford Collegeg Junior homeroomg English ,' Junior Class sponsorg Senior Tri-Hi-Y adviser . . . MR. WILLIAM S. COLLETTE fNot picturedy- B. S., High Point Collegeg Sophomore homeroomg General Scienccg Hisforyg Physical E'ducation,' Sophomore Dramatics adviser. . -.-ass, .4 51 J ii.. :..: 1ia?4'if Z .MW PLAYING ESKIMO, Miss Laura Neece, Growler adviser, waits patiently on trains to make superlative pictures . . . NO, Miss Josie Grimes is not choking on her popcorn. She's only laughing at one of many student's jokes that lighten a teacher's day. I2 RELAXING OVER LUNCH in the Thomasville High cafe- teria , Mrs. Manis H. Fritts, Mr. William Collette, Miss Nancy Houston, and Mrs. Trev- aleah Jacobs. Is an Inspiring and Satisfying Experience MRS. EARL CONNER-Cafeteria Supervisor . . . MR. G. M. EARGLE-A. B., Newberry Col- legeg Freshman homeroomg Algebrag General Mathe- maticsg Trigonometryg Freshman Class sponsorg Hobby Club adviser. MRS. MANIS H. FRITTS, JR.-A. B., Milligan Collegeg Freshman homeroomg Health and Physical Educationj Girls' Athletic Association adviserg Junior Dramatics adviser . . . MR. JAMES W. GRAHAM-B. S., Western Carolina Collegeg Soph- omore homeroomg Shopg Hi-Y Club adviser. MISS JOSIE E. GRIMES-B. S. S. A., Lenoir Rhyne Collegeg Woman's College of the University of North Carolinag Junior homeroomg Typing: Shorthandg Commercial Club adviserg Freshman Dramatics adviser . . . MRS. L. M. HANES-Ashe- more Business Collegeg Secretary and Treasurer to Superintendent. I3 Mountainous Stacks of Term Papers To Be Grade 15 - 3 Z MRS. WANNA L. MURPHY takes a "breather" while grading English exams . . . MR. WILLIAM COLLETTE and Mr. Lowell Roof, teachers, joining the faculty after Christmas holidays, quickly learn the Thomasville High teacher's daily routine. MISS NANCY HOUSTON-B. S., Appalachiai: State Teachers Collegeg Junior homeroomg Book- keepingg Typingg Civicsg Dance Club adviser . . . MR. H, C. HUDGINS-B. S., High Point Collegeg Senior homeroomg Civicsg United States Historyg Student Council adviser. MR. CLINTON INGRAM-B. S., Guilford Col- legeg Eighth grade homeroomg Health and Physical Edzccationg Assistant Football and Basketball Coachg Baseball coach . . . MRS. TREVALEAH LONG JACOBS-A. B., Woman's College of the University of North Carolinag Freshman homeroomg Spanishg Englishg Journalismg Junior Dramatics adviserg Facts and Fun adviserg Quill and Scroll adviser. MISS E. BAIN JOHNSON-A. B., M. A., Duke Universityg Course in Library science, University of North Carolinag Librariang Library Assistants' Club adviser . . . MRS. JORETTA JOHNSON- A. B., Lander Collegeg Spartanburg Junior Collegeg Eighth' grade' homeroomg Englishg Literatureg Spelling. ' 14 viake Teachers Sweat After Student Worries End MR. E. B. JONES-A. B., High Point Collegeg M. A., Appalachian State Teachers Collegeg Eighth grade homeroomg Mathematicsg Social Science . . . MR. CHESTER J. LITWIN-B. M. Ed., Chicago Musical Collegeg M. M. Ed., Northwestern Univer- sityg Junior Band directory Marching and Concert Band directorg Dance Band director. MISS BOBBIE LUTZ-B. M., Converse Collegeg University of North Carolinag Senior High Glee Club directorg Junior High Glee Club director . . . MRS. IRMA MCCRARY-Ashmore Business Col- legeg Bookkeeper. MR. J. C. McLAIN-A. B., Catawba Collegeg Sophomore homeroomg D1'ive'r's Educationg Physical Educationg Hi-Way Safety Club adviserg Monogram Club adviser . . . MR. LEE MILLER-B. S., West- ern Carolina Collegeg M. Ed., University of North Carolinag Sophomore homeroomg Biologyg Photogra- phy Club adviserg Safety Patrol adviser. MISS LETA MILLER-B. S., Montreat Collegeg Bibleg Bible Club adviser . . . MRS. LEE MILLER fresigned in DecemberJ-B. S., Western Carolina Collegeg Sophomore homeroomg Trigonometryg Al- gebrag General Scienceg Sophomore Dramatics Club adviser. The Dedicated Teacher's Day ls Never Over MRS. MILDRED E. MODLIN-B. S., Appala- chian State Teachers College, Senior homeroom, English, Dramaticsg Senior class sponsor, Future Teachers of America adviser, Senior Dramatics Club adviser, Little Playmakers adviser, Senior play director . . . MRS. WANNA L. MURPHY-A. B., Woman's College of the University of North Caro- lina, Senior homeroom, English, National Honor Society adviser, Sophomore Dramatics adviser. MISS LAURA NEECE-A. B., Woman's Col- lege of the University of North Carolina, Freshman homeroom, French, English, Growler adviser, Quill and Scroll adviser . . . MR. LOWELL S. ROOF fNot picturedj-A. B., Lenoir Rhyne Col- lege, Eighth grade homeroom, Literature, Spelling, History, Junior High Boys' Basketball Team coach . . . MISS CLARISSE ROSE-A. B., High Point College, Eighth Grade homeroom, English, Mathe- matics. MR. L. D. SHEALY-A. B., Newberry College, Sophomore homeroom, Mathematics, Monogram Club adviser, Boys' Basketball Coach . . . MRS. LYDIA L. STRONACH-A. B., Meredith College, Salem College, Freshman homeroom, Latin, Inter- national and Public Relations Club adviser, Fresh- man Dramatics adviser. MR. ROBERT LEE TEAT--B. S., Bob Jones University, Emory University, University of South Carolina, Freshman homeroom, Chemistry, General Science, Biology, Physics, Hi-Y adviser . . . MISS BETTY MARIE WELCH-A. B., High Point Col- lege, Woman's College of the University of North Carolina, Junior homeroom, Plane Geometry, Algebra, National Honor Society adviser, Junior Tri-Hi-Y adviser. -R X -N 'R--- N . xl ,,,...f--"' ,,,- ,,..fff- "" -,,,... 1 1 1 if 1 ' of .ff XL' Q 'J ' 1 ' I W" M xx Q5 xx inf ., A K ' 32 W W 5, J il' 7!lH,f,fflff r '. f, Q 75 fg -M , --WR X Nw ww f , xx XM XS. H 1x .. ,Wi l X , Lf' 4. , , K -,L '-,I-'J-,',.,,,f"" ul! Us-K EQ sfkx., xx fi ff W ,,..- SENIOR CLASS MASCOTS Mike Eddinger and Janie McLain smilingly look forward to the day when they will be seniors. AS EIGHTH GRADERS the present Senior Class officers step aboard the train for the first time. Seniors Travel a Lor SENIORS-the first class passengers on this train leading to man's destiny-are nearing the end of their journey. The train has carried them far: yet, with humility, they realize that the real journey has just begun. Only five years ago the class of 1957 boarded the train as eighth graders, gazing in wonder at the new World that lay before them. Due to reorganization in the school system, that class was the first eighth grade to ever be considered part of the high school. Officers that year were Jim Bodie, president, Marvin Eargle, vice presidentg Cyrette Hol- liday, secretary, and David Howard, treas- urer. Another classmate, Eleanor Gray, was elected THS's first Miss Football. As Freshmen, members of the class of 1957 felt that they had come a long way. Jim Bodie was class president that year, Jack Tysinger, vice presidentg Runell Hinkle, secretary, and Ralph Eanes, treasurer. AT THE END of their journey Senior Class Sec- retary Marie Phillips, President Gene Whitten, Vice President Jerry McCulloch, and Treasurer Runell Hinkle leave the train much better and much wiser people. Vay in Their Five Years SEEKING INFORMATION on college entrance requirements, Runell Hinkle confers with Miss Lois Johnson, former THS principal and present Dean of Women at Wake Forest College. Miss Johnson addressed the student body in the fall. .9 f ? 1 V sq., 4 M., at THS Biology, Silas Marner, and Julius Caesar remind the graduating class of its hectic sophomore year. With popular Jim Bodie again class president, other officers were Ralph Eanes, vice presidentg Runell Hinkle, secretaryg and Roy Stamey, treasurer. Upon becoming juniors the J unior-Senior Prom, magazine drive, class rings, term pa- pers, and electing became everyday words. That year also saw members of the class elected to high school-wide offices, inducted into the National Honor Society and Quill and Scroll, and lauded for excellence in ath- letics. Junior officers were Roy Stamey, pres- identg Ralph Eanes, vice presidentg Patsy Thomason, secretaryg and Marie Phillips, treasurer. With only that solemn walk in cap and gown remaining now, the life of each senior is his to choose. He may continue his journey toward self-betterment and greater service to others or he may disembark and never move again. Yet, with the great amount of knowledge and vast understanding of life that each senior has gained at Thomasville High School, it is only right to believe that he will remain aboard the train to the end of the line. Trig, Review Algebra, Sociology, and Economif BETTY LOU ALLEN Activities: Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 3, 4: Library Club 2: Commercial Club 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Refreshment Committee 3. BARBARA ALLRED Activities: Glee Club 1, 2: Girls' Chorus 1, 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Tri-Hi-Y 4: Senior Dramatics 4: Off' Committee 4. BOBBY ALMOND Activities: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Monogram Club 3, 4: Highway Safety 3, 4: Varsity Football 3, Tri-Captain 4: Mills Home Varsity Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4: All-Conference Baseball 2, 3: Jr. Civitan 4. WAYNE BARRIER Activities: Transferred from Hasty High School 4: Photography Club 4: Dance Club 4. l DELORES SPRINKLE BARRIER Activities: Glee Club 1: Majorette 1,. 2: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Tri-Hi-Y 2, Treasurer 4: Officials' Club 2: Girls' J. V. Basketball Manager 2: Girls' Varsity Basketball Assistant Manager 2: Bible Club 1 1, 2, 4. BOBBY BECK Activities: Homeroom Vice President 1, 2, 3, President 4: Junior Dramatics 3: Senior Dramatics 4: Indoor Traffic Committee Chairman 4: Student Council 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decorations Committee 3: Superla- tive 4: Little Playmakers 4. NANCY BECK . Activities: Homeroom Secretary 1: Junior Band Secretary 1: Glee Club 1, 2: High Point Band Clinic 1, 2: State Band Contest 2: Sani- tation Committee 1: Homeroom Chaplain 2, 3: Tri-Hi-Y 3, President 4: Bible Club 3, 4: Junior Dramatics 3: Growler staff 4: Auditorium Committee 4: Christmas Dance C0-Chairman 4: Little Playmakers 4: Senior- Band 2. LORETTA BLAND Activities: Freshman Dramatics President 1: Future Teachers Li- brarian 1: Photography Club 3, Secretary 4: Sophomore Dramatics President 2. ire Courses Reserved Exclusively for JIMMY BODIE Activities: Class President 1, 2: Student Council 1, Sergeant at Arms 2, Vice President 3: President 4: Basketball 2, 3, 4: Tennis 2, 3, 4: Monogram Club 3, 4: Glee Club 1, 2, 3: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decoration Com- mittee C0-Chairman 3: Boys' Chorus 2, 3: District Music Contest 2: N. C. Student Council Congress 3: Jr. Civitan 4: Jr. Rotarian 4: Jr. Varsity Football 2: Howling Bulldog Staff 2: National Honor Society 4: Lion Cub-of-the-Month 4. BENNY BOWERS Activities: Dance Band 2, 3, 4: Band 1, 2, 3, 4: Carolina Band Clinic 1: High Point Band Clinic 1, 3: State Solo and Ensemble Contest 1: Monogram Club 3, 4: Varsity Football 3, 4: Highway Safety 3, 4: Sani- tation Committee 1: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1. BETTY BRADSHAW Act'ivities: Future Homemakers 1, 2, 3, Renorter 4: Freshman Dra- matics 1: Superlative 4. SAM BRANSON Activities: Hobby Club 2: Boys' Chorus 2: J. V. Basketball 2: First Aid and Safety Treasurer 2: Band 1, 2, 3, 4: All-State Band Clinic 3: High Point Band Clinic 2, 3, 4: Sanitation Committee 4: Superlative 4: District Music Contest' 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decorations Committee 3: State Band Contest 4: Jr. Rotarian 4: Senior Dramatics 4. , Seniors 395 Most Likely to Succeed-BARBARA LITTLE AND ROY PROCTOR . . . Most Dependable-MARY UNDERWOOD AND ROY STAMEY. .,, 1 if .2 : .A ,Ls X . ' ity E, 5 if 4 fe ff' 5,5 . Mi g fi 53 e stiff' Wise.: -: 1 'tgfgji-34, ,.., 9: " Af 1 gtg., f X :AZ ., El. nfl, A A, fy , far: ,, N , , rgeftfi A ., ' iifeemwiisi mae-W N,,,,,..4-wr'- Most Popular-PATSY THOMASON AND JIMMY BODIE ...Most Courteous-CYRETTE HOLLIDAY AND GENE WHITTEN. T'ville Civic Clubs Honor Outstanding Senior Girl 4. Basketball 3. Activities: Tennis Team 1 2 Student Council 3 4 Boys First Aid and Safety 2: J V Football 2 Photography Club 2 4 Popcorn Room Assistant Manager 2 3 Manager 4 Monogram Club 4 Jr Sr Prom Decoration Committee 3 4 Lion Cub of the Month 4 Activities: Homeroom Presidentl 2 Homeroom Secretary 3 Glee Club 1, Librauan 2 3 Girls Chorus 1 2 3 Girls Basketball Team Manager 1: Mixed Quartet 1 Monogram Club 2 3 4 Bible Club Song leader 2, Secretary 3 President 4 Sanitation Committee 2 Howlzng Bulldog Staff 2 Student Col, cil 3 4 School Beautiful Committee Chair man 3: Facts and Fun Business Manager 4 Quill and Scroll 3 4 Tri-Hi-Y 4: Senior Diamatics Vice President 4 Little Playmakers President 4: Jr Sr Prom Dance Card Committee Chairman 3 B P W Activities: Tri Hi Y 1 Cirls First Aid and Safety 2 3 Treasurer 4 Sophomore Dramatlcs 2 Commercial Club Treasurer 3 Varsity Bas ketball 3, 4: Sa lli.8flOl'l Committee 3 4 Officials Club 3 Facts and Fun Staff 4: Senior Dramatics Treasurer 4 Monogram Club 4 Commercial Club Secretary 4 Little Playmakers 4 Activities: Glee Club 1 2 Girls Chorus 1 Jr Varsity Basketball 1 Varsity Basketball Z 3 Co Captain 4 Officials Club 3 Homeruom President 3, Secretary 2 4 Student Council 4 Marshal 4 Commercial Club 3: Monogram Club 3 4 Superlatne 4 Photography Club 4 Senior Dramatics Treasurer 4 Bible Club '3 4 State Solo and Ensemble Con test 2: Most Valuable Basketball Player Award 3 Jr Sr Prom Dec oration Committee 3 All Tournament Basketball 2 3 All Conference Basketball 3: All State Basketball Honorable Mention 3 All Northwest JULIA CAUDLE Activities: Glee Club 1: Mills Home Basketball 2, 3, 4: Art Club 2: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Girls' First Aid and Safety 3: G. A. A. Vice President 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Invitation Committee 3: Dance Club 4: Elections Committee 4. W. F. CHRISTIAN Activities: Hobby Club 1: Freshman Dramatics 1: J. V. Football 1, 2: Dance Club 2, 3, 4: Boys' Chorus 2: Photography Club 3, 4. LARRY CLODFELTER Activities: Freshman Dramatics 1: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Senior Dramatics 4: Crafts Club'1: Hobby Club 2: High- way Safety 4. ANN COFFEE Activities: Library Club 1: Freshman Dramatics Vice President 1: Sophomore Dramatics Vice President 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Senior Dramatics 4: Art Club 2, 4: Library Assistants 2, 3: Bible Club 3, 4: Facts and Fun Staff 3, Editor 4: Quill and Scroll 3, 4: Tri-Hi-Y 3, Sergeant at Arms 4: Sanitation Committee 3: Girls' State Delegate 3: Student Council 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decorations Committee 3: Little Play- makers 4: B. P. W. Girl 4. ach Month at Luncheon and Dinner Meetings KENNETH COKER Activities: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Monogram Club 2, 3, 4: Photography Club 2: J. V. Football 2: Varsity Football 3, 4: Highway Safety 3, 4: Dance Club 3, 4. DAROLD CRANFORD Activities: J. V. Football 1, 2: J. V. Basketball 1, 2: Varsity Football 4: Baseball 2, 3, 4: Varsity Basketball 4: Monogram Club 3, 4: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Highway Safety 3, 4: Dance Club 2: Crafts 31 Patrol 1. RALPH EANES Activities: Class Treasurer 1: School Beautiful Committee 1, 2: Band 1, 2, 3 4: Glee Club 1, 2: High Point Band Clinic 1, 3: Class Vice President 2, 3: Boys' Sanitation Committee 3: Boys' Chorus 2: National Honor Society 3, Vice President 4: Lion Cub-of-the-Month 4: Growler Staff Treasurer 4. MARVIN EARGLE Activities: Glee Club 1, 2, 3: Band 1, 2, 3, President 4: High Point Band Clinic 1, 2, 3: Dance Band 4: Chapel Hill Band Clinic 1, 2, 3: State Solo and Ensemble Contest 2, 3: Homeroom Treasurer 1, 2: N. C. National Honor Society Congress Delegate 3: Student Council 4: De- bating Club 4: Boys' Chorus 2, 3: Chief Marshal 4: National Honor Society 3, 4: Superlative 4: Jr, Civitan 4: Jr. Rotarian 4: National Merit Scholarship Finalist 4: Thomasville Tribune Sportswriter 4.' Seniors Learn Why Shakespeare Is Immorfc SHIRLEY EDINGER Activities: F. H. A. 1, 2: Dance Club 2: Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, 3, 4: Basket- ball 1, 2, 3, 4: Photography Club 4: Officials' Club 3. SHERRILL EVERHART Activities: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Band 2, 3, 4: High Point Band Clinic 2: Photography Club 2: Highway Safety 3, 4: I-Iomeroom Vice President 4. WAYNE EVERHART Activities: J. V. Football 1: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Patrol 1: Varsity Football 2, 3, 4: Monogram Club 2, 3, 4: Highway Safety 3, 4: Senior Dramatics 4: Little Playmakers 4: Jr. Civitan 4: Lion Cub-of- the-Month 4. SUE FINCANNON Activities: Mills Home J. V. Basketball Captain 1: Mills Home Soft Ball 2, 3: Mills Home Basketball 2, 3, 4: Girls' First Aid and Safety 2: Dance Club 1, 2: Bible Club 3: Junior Dramatics 3: F. H. A. 3: Commercial Club 4: Photography Club 4. Most Intellectual-BARBARA LITTLE AND MARVIN EARGLE . . . Best Dancers-JACK TYSINGER AND PEGGY HARRIS. Eififir semis -, 'Tie' f. " Through the Reading and Study of UM:-3cbeih" STEVE FLOYD Activities: Mills Home Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4: Mills Home Baseball 2, 3, 4: Varsity Football 4. DON FREEMAN Activities: Band 1, 2, 3, 4: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Photogra- phy Club 1, 2, 4: J. V. Football 1, 2: High Point Band Clinic 1, 2, 3: J. V. Basketball 1, 2: State Band Clinic 1, 2, 3, 4. IRENE GALLIMORE Activities: Transferred from Denton High School 3: F. H. A. 3, 4, Tri-Hi-Y Club 3, 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decoration Committee 3. LORETTA GANTT Activities: Freshman Dramatics 1: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Senior Dramatics 4: Bible Club 1, 2: Photography Club 2: Flag Twirler 2: Majorette 3, 4: Sanitation Committee 2: Tri-Hi-Y 3, 4: Student Council 3, 4: Co-Chairman Health Room 3, 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decoration Committee 3: Little Playmakers 4. CLAY GIBBS Activities: Hobby Club 1, 2: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: J. V. Basketball 2: Arts and Craft Club Secretary 3: J. V. Tennis Team 2: International and Public Relations Club 3: President 4: Varsity Bas- ketball 3, 4: Debating Club 4: Bible Club 2, 3, Treasurer 4: School Beautiful Committee 4: Jr.-Sr. Decorations Committee 3: Jr. Civitan 4: Lion Cub-of-the-Month. EVELYN GODFREY Activities: Dramatics 3, 4: Dance Club 3: Debating Club 4: Art Club 4. ELEANOR GRAY Activities: Homeroom Secretary 1, 2: Glee Club 1, 2, 3: Girls' Chorus 1, 2, 3: Sanitation Committee 1: Bible Club 2, 3, 4: Recreation Com- mittee 2: Duke Music Contest 2: Homeroom President 3: Cheerleader 3, 4: Grounds Committee Co-Chairman 3: Student Council 3, 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decoration Committee Co-Chairman 3: Attendance Committee Chairman 4: Student Council Congress Delegate 4: Art Club President 4 National Honor Society 4. HAL GREEN Activities: Freshman Dramatics 1: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Arts and Crafts Club 1, 2: J. V. Football 2: Varsity Football 2, 3. 4: Photography Club 4. HOYLE GRUBB Activities: Arts and Craft Club 1: Hobby Club 2: Band 1, 2, 3: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1: Photography Club 4: Highway Safety 4. JAY GRUZDIS Activities: Hi-Y 1: Photography Club 1, 2, 4: Band 1, 2, 3, 4: State Band Contest 1, 2, 3, 4: District Band Contest 1, 2, 4: Baseball 2, 3, 4: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Senior Dramatics 4: Dance Band 2, 3, 4: Physics Club 3: Bible Club 3: Auditorium Committee 3, 4: Monogram Club 3, 4: Indoor Traffic Committee Chairman 4: Student Council 4: Lion Cub-of-the-Month 4. ANNETTE HALL Activities: Glee Club 1, 2, 3: Girls' Chorus 2, 3: Tri-Hi-Y 4: F. H. A. Treasurer 4. DELINA HAMER Activities: Transferred from Reynolds High School 2: Glee Club 2, 3: Arts Club 4: Bible Club 4: Tri-Hi-Y 4: Debating Club 4: Girls' Chorus 2: Band 2. JOHNNY HAMILTON Activities: Hobby Club 1: First Aid and Safety 1: Ads and Craft Club 3: International Relations Club 4: Reporter 3. MOODY HAMRICK Activities: Arts Club 2, 3, 4: Boys' First Aid and Safety 2, 3, 4: Senior Dramatics 4: Tribune Sports Writer 3: Facts and Fun Staff 4: Greensboro Daily Nvzrs Sports Writer 4: Little Playmakers 4. PEGGY HARRIS Activities: Library Club 1: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Junior Dra- matics 3: Senior Dramatics 4: Photography Club 2: Majorette 2: Bible Club 2: Girls' First Aid and Safety 4: Superlative 4: Little Play- makers 4. MABEL HEGLER Activities: Girls' First Aid and Safety 1: Dance Club 2: Junior Dra- matics 3: Library Assistants 3, 4: Tri-Hi-Y 4: F. H. A. Historian 4: School Beautiful Committee 4. Scholarships Loom High on the Horizor 26 Best All Round-JIMMY BODIE AND RUNELL HINKLE ... Bwt lmddngeCYRETTE HOLLIDAY' AND DALE MYERS. BARBARA HILL Activities: Glee Club 1, 2, 3: Girls' Chorus 1, 2, 3: Sanitation Com- mittee 3: Jr.-Sr. Prom Refreshments Committee 3: Tri-Hi-Y 4: Com- mercial Club 4. DOUG HILL Activities: Band 1, 2: Crafts Club 1: J. V. Football 2: Photography Club 2, 4, President 3: Varsity Football 3, 4: Hobby Club 3. RUNELL HINKLE Activities: Class Secretary 1, 2: Band 1, 2, 3: State and District Band Contest 1, 2, 3: High Point Band Clinic 1: Sanitation Committee 1: Glee Club 1: Basketball 1, 2, 3, Co-Captain 4: Majorette 2, 3, 4: Stu- dent Council 2, 4, Secretary 3: Auditorium Committee Co-Chairman 2: Sportsmanship Trophy 3: Officials' Club 3: Monogram Club 3, 4: Homeroom Treasurer 3: Class Treasurer 4: National Honor Society 3, Secretary 4: Interscholastic and Public Relations Committee Co-Chair- man 4: Superlative 4: Alternate Marshal 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decoration Committee 3: Commercial Club Vice President 4. CYRETTE HOLLIDAY Activities: Glee Club 1, 2, 3: Girls' Chorus 2, 3: District Choral Con- test 2, 3: Student Council 2, Treasurer 3, Secretary 4: Homeroom Treasurer 3: Homeroom Secretary 4: Band 3, 4: State and District Band Music Contest 3, 4: Bible Club 3, 4: Dance Band 3, 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Refreshments Committee Chairman 3: Solo and Ensemble Contest IS, 4: Glee Club Assistant Accompanist 3: D. A. R. Good Citizen 4: Superlative 4: B. P. W. Girl 4: Small Ensemble 2: Growlrr Staff 4: Music Committee Chairman 4: National Honor Society 4: Thomasville High Queen Piedmont Contestant 4. .. -'N 57 'W -eez ,....,. . Sitges.: f W e ' 5 Q 'lil' .MU - A: ' .C sl fi? se: k - K Ns Many Seniors Enter Competition 27 Part-Time Jobs in Thomasville Business Firm DAVID HOWARD Activities: Hi-Y 1, 2, 3: Dramatics 1, 2, 3: Photography Club 4: Tennis Team 1, 2, 3, 4: J. V. Football 2: Band 1, 2, 3, Drum Major 4: J. V. Basketball 2: Quill and Scroll 3, 4: Student Council 4: Football Team Manager 1: Jr. Rotarian 4. CHARLES HUGHES Activities: Arts Club 1: Crafts Club 1, 3: Hobby Club 2: First Aid and Safety 2: Photography Club 3. MARTHA HUNT Activities: Homeroom Treasurer 1, 3, 4: Mills Home Band 1, 2: Glee Club 1, 2: Girls' Chorus 2: Mills Home Basketball 2, 3, Co-Captain 4: Girls' First Aid and Safety 4, Vice President 3: Junior Dramatics Vice President 3: Mills Home Sextet 3: Commercial Club 4: National Honor Society 4. CHARLES JONES Activities: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Outside Patrol 1, 2: Crafts Club 2: Physics Club 3: International and Public Relations 4. JUDY KENERLEY Activities: Glee Club 1, 2: Girls' Chorus 1, 2: Sanitation Committee 1: Tri-Hi-Y 3: Commercial Club 3: Homeroom Chaplain 3, 4: Facts and Fun Staff 3: Varsity Basketball 3, 4: Student Council 4: Chairman of Points Committee 4: Office Committee 4: Bible Club 2: Senior Dra- matics 4: Photography Club 4. DORIS JEAN KENNEDY Activities: Glee Club 3: Girls' Chorus 3: Girls' Athletic Association 4: International Relations 4. ROBERT KINDLEY Activities: Arts and Crafts 1: Photography 1, 2, 4: Band 1, 2, 3: State Band Contest 3: Sophomore Dramatics 2: J. V. Football 2: Varsity Football 3, 4: Homeroom Vice President 4: Physics Club 3: Student Council 3, 4: Senior Dramatics 4: Jr. Rotarian 4. JERRY LEONARD ' Activities: Hobby Club 1, 2: Hi-Y 1, 4: Crafts Club 1, 3: J. V. Basketball 1: Varsity Basketball Manager 1: Varsity Basketball 2, 3, 4: Tennis 1, 2, 3, 4: Monogram Club 1, 2, 3, 4. if i A ,nw 5, jf .2 ga ,, Aake College Life a Reality for Many Seniors BARBARA LITTLE Activities: Homeroom Secretary 1: Glee Club 1, 2: Girls' Chorus 2: Sanitation Committee 1: Auditorium Committee 2: Homeroom Presi- dent 2: Library Assistants 2, Vice President 3, President 4: Junior Dramatics 3: First Aid and Safety 3: Officials' Club 3: Student Council 3, 4: Health Room Committee Co-Chairman 3: Office Committee Chairman 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decorations Committee 3: Girls' State Dele- gate 3: National Honor Society 3, 4: Tri-Hi-Y 4: Marshal 4: Superla- tive 4: Growler Staff Secretary 4: B. P. W. Girl 4. JERRY MCCULLOCH Activities: Junior Band 1: J. V. Football 2: Band 2: Dance Club 2, 3, 4: Art Club 2, 3, 4: Varsity Football 3, Tri-Captain 4: Senior Class Vice President 4: Growler Staff 4: Jr. Civitan 4. BOBBY McGUIRE Activities: Crafts Club 1: Hi-Y 1: J. V. Basketball 1, 2: Photography 2, 3, 4: First Aid and Safety 2: Highway Safety 3: Varsity Basketball 3, 4: Dance Club 4: Monogram Club 4. ROBERT MOSER Activities: Band 1: Photography 1, 2: First Aid and Safety 3: High- way Safety 4. W Friendliest-PATSY THOMASON AND BOBBY YATES . . Most Athletic-LINDA CARTER AND DALE MYERS ei 4 if .se Q, f g r g fifsff. .ffm z frg,efl'5.1 1.f"'ig. Pu, , aa, , , V3 we 1 1. , if Q. lit. .. lm at A. . ees ? N ' I Q, , . 4' .i,5,...f.:...t. I A M y 71 5 'J Sim? g1.'1L:1rfHavA-- 'VVS 'ap-1 , M ,- M. W Q- "Q ii ? f f , M , 5 .5 S if ' - 7 ' 13lf'.',""- gg, 2 ,Q ' :X ,t W wzrfie , . , 2 . ,, ..., , Best Dressed-BOBBY BECK AND BONNIE MYERS . . Best Sports-GENE WHITTEN AND RUNELL HINKLE. Seniors .M : .f :ww f zoew W 4. 2 , if 1f.s:z Wfbxiv.-. . ' t fw il - tk ' a '21' W f , F-W r li A ,M 2. " Express Bright Optimism By Cboosin Activities: Freshman Dramatics 1: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Junior Dramatics Treasurer 3: Senior Dramatics 4: Library Club 1: Cheer- leader 2, 3, Chief 4: Homeroom Vice President 2, 3: Jr,-Sr. Prom Decorations Committee 3: Student Council 3, 4: Monogram Club 3, 4: Superlative 4: National Honor Society 4: B. P. W. Girl 4: Miss Thom- asville High's Second Attendant 4. DALE MYERS Activitiesz' J. V. Football 2: Varsity Football 3, 4: Monogram Club 1, 2, 3, 4: J. V. Basketball 1: Varsity Basketball 2, Co-Captain 3, Captain 4: Track 3, 4: Arts and Crafts 1: Dance Club 1: Varsity Base- ball 3, 4: Superlative 4: Jr. Civitan 4. MARY NORTON Activities: F. H. A. 1: Library Assistants 2: Dance Club 2: Photogra- phy Club 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Office Committee 3, 4: Commercial Club 4: G. A. A. 4. JIM PERKINS Activities: Randolph Macon Military Academy 1, 2, 3: Football 4: Track 4: Dance Club 4: Senior Dramatics 4. Y ..,.., MARIE PHILLIPS Activities: Homeroom President 1: Girls' First Aid and Safety 1, 2, Secretary 3, 4: Mills Home J. V. Basketball 1, 2: Homeroom Secretary 2: Dance Club 2: Mills Home Band 2: Class Treasurer 3: Junior Dramatics Secretary 3: Jr.-Sr. Prom Invitations Committee Chairman 3: Mills Home Varsity Basketball 3, 4: Student Council 4: Health Room Com- mittee Co-Chairman 4: Office Committee 4: Miss Football 4: Class Secretary 4: Miss Thomasville High's First Attendant 4. ROY PROCTOR Activities: Hobby Club 1: Library Club 1: Glee Club 2, 3: Boys' Chorus 2: District Music Contest 2: High Point Enterprise School Columnist 3, 4: National Honor Society 3, 4: Quill and Scroll 3, 4: Facts and Fun Staff 3: Student Council Reporter 3: N. C. National Honor Society Congress Delegate 3: Marshal 4: Growler Editor 4: N. C. Scholastic Press Institute Delegate 3, 4: Student Council 4: Publicity Committee Chairman 4: Jr.-Si. Prom Dance Card Committee 3: Hi-Y Secretary 4: Jr. Rotarian 4: Jr. Civitan 4: Superlative 4. SHIRLEY RANDOLPH Activities: Glee Club 1, 2: Girls' Chorus 1, 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Facts and Fun Staff 3: School Beautiful Committee 4: Senior Dra- matics 4: Dance Club 4: National Honor Society 4. GURNEY REDDICK Activities: Hobby Club 1: Boys' First Aid and Safety 2: Patrol 2, 3: Crafts Club 3: Photography Club 3: Homeroom President 3, 4. 'He That Seekeih Findethn GLORIA ROLLINS Activities: Glee Club 1, 2: Girls' Chorus 1, 2: Sanitation Committee 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Senior Dramatics 4: Art Club 4: Dance Club 4. LARRY RUDISILL Activities: Band 1, 2, 3, Vice President 4: Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4: Highway Safety 2, 3, 4. ELIZABETH SMATHERS Activities: Glee Club 1, 2: Mills Home Varsity Basketball 1, 2, 3, C0-Captain 4: Mills Home Varsity Softball 1, 2, 3, 4: Homeroom De- votions Chairman 2: Dance Club 3, 4: Sanitation Committee-3: F. T. A. Secretary 4: Commercial Club President 4: National Honor Society 4. CAMILLA SMITH Activities: Glee Club 1: Girls' Chorus 1: Art Club 1, 4: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Senior Dramatics 4: Tri-Hi-Y 3: G. A. A. 4: Monogram Club 2, 3, 4: J. V. Basketball 1: Varsity Bas- ketball 2, 3, 4: Bible Club 3, 4: Little Playmakers 4: Officials' Club 32 Superlative 4: Photography Club 4, for Their Class Motto .ar no- Rotary Banquet for Seniors Is Made Memorable ant 4. Most Bashful-SAMMY BRANSON AND BETTY BRAD- SHAW . . . Wittiest-BILL WITTY AND CAMILLA SMITH. .11 4 PATSY SMITH Activities: Homeroom Treasurer 1: Library Club 1, 3, Vice President 2: Tri-Hi-Y 1, 2, Chaplain 4: Library Assistants 2, 3, 4: Photography Club 2: Bible Club 2, 3, 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Refreshments Committee 3 F. T. A. 4: Little Playmakers 4. ROY STAMEY Activities: Homeroom President 1: Hi-Y 1, 2, Vice President 3 President 4: J. V. Football 1, 2: Varsity Football 3, 4: J. V. Basketball 1, 2: Varsity Basketball 3, 4: Class Treasurer 2: Student Council 2 3, 4: Health Room Committee Co-Chairman 2: Class President 3 In ternational Relations President 3: Monogram Club 3, 4: National Honor Society 3, President 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Co-Chairman 3: Auditorium Committee 3: Homeroom Vice President 4: Jr. Civitan 4: Boys State Delegate 3: Interscholastic and Public Relations Committee Co Chair man 4: Marshal 4: Superlative 4: Jr. Rotarian 4: Student Store Assist MARTHA STEWART Activities: Library Club 1: Library Assistants 3, 4: First Aid and Safety President 2: Photography Club 2, 3, 4: J. V. Basketball 1 Commercial Club 3: Dance Club 4. JOHN STINCHCOMB Activities: Glee Club 1, 2: Varsity Football 1, 2, 3, Tri-Captain 4 J. V. Basketball 1, 2: Monogram Club 2, 3, Vice President 4: Highway Safety 3, President 4: Track 3, 4: Outstanding Football Player of the Year Award 3: All State Football Team Honorable Mention 3 ' -W, '1.4tKQ5 Q W, 371-,sg W 1? Ziff .k,-, . at ,Aga , A Qi 1, QV? ,Qi t es L: e W jg 12: M, .Z ,.V ,Y .za :gtg 2 f tg , 3 'fm if 'A 1 a 1 'ggi aff, '- 1, 'sf , -:ll ii ' . My XM . ii its-l2i5,if,71Tk '35 Q we f L. 52 3 m if 5 if li' 5 79' 5 4 gf f Wig sg? 5? if I Mi if 1 , 1 . ,,, q Fine Food, Friendliness, and Good Fellowship JERRY SULLIVAN Activities: Homeroom Vice President 1, 2: J. V. Basketball 1: Varsity Basketball 2, 3, 4: Hi-Y 1, 2, Treasurer 3, Vice President 4: Photogra- phy Club 2, 3, President 4: Monogram Club 2, 3, 4. JIMMY SUTTON Activities: Transferred from Laurinburg High School 1: Photography Club 2: Hobby Club 2: J. V. Basketball 2: Varsity Basketball 3, 4: Physics Club 3: Tennis 3, 4: Ir.-Sr. Prom Decorations Committee 3: Dance Club 4: Senior Dramatics 4: Lion Cub-of-the-Month 4: Jr. Civi- tan 4. PATSY THOMASON Activities: Transferred from Myers Park High School 2: Glee Club 2: Girls' Chorus 2, Librarian 3: Class Secretary 3: Jr.-Sr. Prom 'Io- Chairman 3: Growler Staff 3: Student Council 3, Treasurer 4: Cheer- leader 3, 4: Thomasville Tribune School Columnist 4, Assistant 3: Homeroom Treasurer 4: Monogram Club Secretary 4: Tri-Hi-Y 41 Senior Dramatics Secretary 4: Bible Club 4: Superlative 4: Autumn Queen 4: Miss Thomasville High 4: B. P. W. Girl 4. ,,......,e...... J. R. TROXLER' Activities: Arts and Crafts Club 1, 3, 4: Photography 1, 2: Home- room Secretary 1: First Aid and Safety 2: Study Club 1, 2. - - ' - e P , Qt 1 2 .. 6 - DORIS TRUELOVE Activitiesxt Arts and Crafts Club 2, 4: Tri-Hi-Y 3: Glee Club 1: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Homeroom Chaplain 1, 3, 4: Dance Club 4: Junior Dramatics 3: Sanitation Committee 1: Senior Dramatics 4. JACK TYSINGER Activities: Photography Club 1, 2, 4: Band 1, 2, 3: Boys' Chorus 1, 2: Four D's 2: Homeroom Vice President 3: Physics Club 3: District Band Contest 1, 2: Student Council 3: State Band Contest 1, 2, 3: Senior Dramatics President 4: Superlative 4. MARY UNDERWOOD Activities: Homeroom Secretary 1: Tri-Hi-Y 1, Vice President 4: Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4: First Aid and Safety 3, Secretary 2: Photography Club Chaplain 2: Homeroom Treasurer 3: National Honor Society 3, Treasurer 4: Commercial Club Program Chairman 3: Library Assistants 3, 4: Student Council 3, 4: Girls' Sanitation Chairman 3: Clubs Com- mittee Co-Chairman 4: Officials' Club 3: Marshal 4: Growler Staff 4: Superlative 4: Monogram Club 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decorations Committee 3: Little Playmakers Secretary 4: B. P. W. Girl 4. ANN VESTAL Activities: Tri-Hi-Y 1: Band 1, 2, 3: State Band Contest 1, 3: District Band Contest 3: First Aid and Safety 2, 3: Pl'l0t0Zl'BDhy Club 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Art Club 4: F. T. A. 4: J. V. Basketball 1, Bible Club 4. JAMES WATTS Activities: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Hobby Club 2: Arts and Crafts Club 3: Photography Club 3: Highway Safety 4: Patrol Lieu- tenant 2. PAUL WESTMORELAND Activities: Freshman Dramatics 1: Sophomore Dramatics 2: Junior Dramatics 3: Dance Club 2: Art Club 3: Arts and Crafts Vice Presi- dent 1. BOBBY WHITE Activities: -HHobby Club 1: Art Club 2, 4: Dance Club 2, 4: Glee Club 3, 4: Senior Dramatics 4: Art Club Vice President 4: Lion Cub-of- the-Month 4. GENE WHITTEN Activities: Varsity Basketball 2, 3, 4: J. V. Basketball 1: Student Store Assistant Manager 3, Manager 4: Class President 4: Junior Rotarian 4: Lion Cub-of-the-Month 4: Junior Civitan 4: Growler Staff 4: Basketball Sportsmanship Trophy 3: Monogram Club 3, 4: Student Council 1, 2. 3, 4: Superlative 4 DOROTHY WILLIAMS Activities: Glee Club 1: Dance Club 1, 2, 4: Girls' First Aid and Safety 2: Junior Dramatics '3: Tri-Hi-Y 3: Library Assistants 3, 4: Sanitation Committee 3: Mills Home Softball 2, 3: Mills Home Basket- ball 1, 3: Commercial Club 4: Art Club Secretary 4: F. T. A. Presi- dent 4: Mills Home Cheerleader 4. EDITH ANN WILLIAMS Activities: Glee Club 1: F. H. A. Vice President 2, Reporter 3, President 4: Art Club 4: N. C. F. H. A. Convention Delegate 2: Tri-Hi-Y 3: F. H. A. Camp Delegate 2: Davidson County F. H. A. Reporter 4: F. H. A. Jr. Homecoming Degree and Chapter Degree 4: National Honor Society 4. JOYCE WILSON Activities: Homeroom Devotions Committee Chairman 1: Mills Home J. V. Basketball 2: Mills Home Cheerleader 2, 3, Chief 4: Glee Club 1, 2: Dance Club 3: Sophomore Dramatics 3: Officials' Club 3: Mills Home Softball 2, 3, 4: Mills Home Band 1: F. T. A. Vice President 4: Commercial Club 4. BILL WITTY Activities: Hobby Club 1: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Highway Safety 3: Hi-Y 4: Varsity Football 4: Superlative 4. Although in Retirement, Mrs. J. Covingto 34 LATCHING ON to the new lockers quickly Gloria Rollins and Ralph Eanes find them a perfect place to chat WAYNE EVERHART operates the new spotlight that was used in the Senior play DONALD WOODARD Activities: Boys' First Aid and Safety 1, 2: Highway Safety 3. MARGARET WORKMAN Activities: Girls' First Aid and Safety 3, 4, Treasurer 1: Commercial Club 4: Dramatics Club 3: Art Club 4: Photography Club 2: Dance Club 2: Tri-Hi-Y 1: Officials' Club 3. MARGARET WRIGHT Activities: Freshman Dramatics 1: F. H. A. Songleader 1, 2: Photog- raphy Club 2: J. V. Basketball 2: Growler Staff 3, 4: Quill and Scroll 3, 4: N. C. Scholastic Press Institute Delegate 3: Bible Club 3, 4: Student Council 4: School Beautiful Committee Chairman 4: Sanitation Committee 3: Jr.-Sr. Prom Invitations Committee 3: Tri-Hi-Y 3: Christmas Dance Co-Chairman 3: F. H. A. Convention Delegate 1, 2: F. H. A. Camp Delegate 1, 2: Debating Club 4: B. P. W. Girl 4. BOBBY YATES Activities: J. V. Football 1, 2: Varsity Football 3, 4: First Aid and Safety Club 1, 2: Homeroom President 2, 3: Hobby Club President 2: J. V. Basketball 2: Sanitation Committee 2: Hi-Y Chaplain 3: Stu- dent Council 3, 4: Sanitation Committee Chairman 3: Monogram Club 3, 4: National Honor Society 3, 4: Quill and Scroll 3, 4: Boys' State Delegate 3: Growler Business Manager 4: Marshal 4: N. C. Student Council Congress Delegate 4: Junior Civitan 4: Superlative 4: N. C. Scholastic Press Institute Delegate 4: Little Playmakers Vice President 4: Jr.-Sr. Prom Decoration Committee 3: Junior Rotarian 4. ontinues To Take a Great Interest in Seniors 35 NO, HE ISN'T PROPOSING. Junior Class President Tommy Bowers takes Secretary Mary Sue Bray's class ring measure- ment as Vice-President Jimmy Caldwell and Treasurer David Workman look on. Juniors Like Being Caliecl nUpperclassman' HIGH SALESMEN in the Junior magazine drive-Lynn Harris, Martha Harrison, Beth Casper, and Magazine Drive Chairman Leroy Hill-try to sell Mrs. S. B. Laws a two-year subscription to Ladies' Home Journal. AS FINAL PREPARATION for the glorified life of a Senior, the Junior year has a lot of glory in its own right. Notable among this class's memories are the elec- tion of Juniors to the school's highest of- fices, the feeling of accomplishment at the Junior-Senior Prom, the eagerness With which that little box containing class rings from Indianapolis was await- ed, and the utter exhaustion that became every Junior's when the deadline for term papers closed in. Yet, in all its glory, it lacked the in- spiration and guidance of Miss Vera Dixon, beloved United States history teacher and Junior class adviser Who re- signed last summer because of ill health. In her 29 years at Thomasville High this dedicated teacher was a firm believer in the democratic Way of life and all that is good and of God. Miss Dixon is sorely missed. Civil War Periods Interest Adventurous Juniors David Amberson Ann Armsworthy Gene Barrett Martha Barton Jimmy Bell Carolyn Bible Tommy Bowers Jane Boyd Joan Boyd Glenda Bray Judy Bray Mary Sue Bray Peggy Brown Judy Buckner Marie Buffalo Jerry Bumgardner Brenda Burkhart Barbara Burton Rusty Cagle Jim Caldwell Daren Campbell Nancy Carpenter Charles Carroll Evelyn Carter P?" W. , A l .qv-., 1 . ti ii I .Y .sv V . V. 4, 11, l sr: if - f iz'-ieff. Qi mffffl ' 1. 0 --we Qfg,:i33mgfg1' 5, -. as .,.m,3, ., . .f t i me ii A I W s 'W ig QQ 'WK is ,L , riilsr 1 ,,, w f y iii E Wi ' 'WW ,rs Q1 .w-mg Z Q sa- fi r 'ii lst Juniors Solicit 51,800 in Magazlne Subscriptions Q' ,gg vs f 21.5 ff-sw-PW L 42 Jag WY is M Vw vi www ,Y Q iii li' g - It f qi Q' il S v X' , , M u ,we f P sm f swf A 55 53 S. , h M Gllbert Cecll Qgww. U' 1' ps., 'Nm Q-W 94, 91" .., ,,., M.,,5M,k.,, . '1-'2fz,,f f .m,mxx,,. 6... ' ,330'5i9L3Li5:.3f' A UOKAY, SIGN ME UP for the fifth dance then," Gene Barrett tells Anne Stone after Junior-Senior dance cards arrive. Also signing dance cards are Judy Morris and Jimmy Bell. Ernestine Hunt Josephine Hunt T rs- 3 Georgia Ivey si 'CZ David Jackson Jimmie Johnson Bobby Jones in Susie Jones Glenda Kennedy Brenda Kimmer Kyle Kimsey Hilda Kinney gy., Spurgeon Lambeth Barbara Lane Ruby Lee Kent Lopp .eii ' 'i,i 'L i'uy ff 'Q R 'N 3 N. .. :-- ? "- J 7 T it ,e,y W Q, S by m Bill Love V L -f 1'-wwiggrbffeifsllgsi Juniors Practically Eai, Sleep, and Breathe Dean Lunsford David McColl Bob McDonald 15:1 iii" Betty Maley Hilda Maness Judith Morris Bobby Joe Motley Frances Murray Joyce Myers Molly Myers X Harold Owens Melvin Patterson if" ,irsilfas ' be .. ':,ZyP2yQEr3:5E,'.f:,f m'ffi'g1I 'iff Wesley Patterson Tony Peacock Brenda Prevost Harold Robinson Diana Russell Cecil Rutherford Richard Segers 'mr " Buddy Shew .1 Esther Smith Sanford Smith Sandra Stallings Anne Stone American Authors as Term Papers Become Due ,V ,,.,f',,:. Linda Sullivan Pat Tysinger Roy Tysinger John Warner 1 I , Betty Wells Rosemary Wilson David Workman Vickie Workman Bonnie Young TALKING OVER the different types of geometry projects are Hilda Maness, Craig Davis, Judy Buckner, Kenneth Draughn, and Brenda Burkhart . . . Mr. H. C. Hudgins explains the Woodman of the World U. S. History Award to Barbara Burton, Alvin Gordon, Charles Carroll, Susie Jones and Vickie Workman. .41 S "THE QUESTION IS, is this a lacewing or a dragonfly?" Sophomore President Alex Gibbs asks in preparing his insect collection for biology. Vice President Eugene Patton, Treasurer Stanley Elliott, and Secretary Sue Beck lend Alex a helping hand. ophs Don't Swat Flies, They Bottle Them HEALTH INSTRUCTOR J. C. McLain ex- plains flow of blood in the heart to Jerry Bledsoe, Ronnie Callicutt, Donald Cranford, and Calvin Turner. TO THE SOPHOMORE, high school life is a midpoint between Freshman abuse and upper- classman glory. He is the student who has passed over the first big hump, yet has not quite arrived. Even in this phase of high school life, however, the Sophomore manages to have his fung and when all is said and done, counts his Sophomore year among his fondest high school memories. The Sophomore year is that one in which the unsuspecting student is introduced to "Bugs" Miller and his varied assortment of pickled crayfish, frogs, earthworms, and fish. This is the class in which girls either develop an iron stomach or don't live to tell the story. And here, eating spaghetti with fervor in the cafeteria after bisecting earthworms third period be- comes a natural act. This is also the year when a few members of the class receive appoint- ments to the Student Council, make the var- sity teams, and take a more active part in Thomasville High clubs and other organiza- tions. To the approximately 160 Sophs, theirs is a very special and wonderful year. 42 Varsity Sports Claim Several Sopbomores Bobby Allen Barbara Allison Kathryn Allmond Harris Badgett Tony Baity Jim Barnes Delbert Beck Frances Beck Sue Beck Bobby Benner Irene Bentley Randle Blair Jerry Bledsoe Sandra Brewer Clayton Brinkley Linda Brinkley Ronnie Brooks Gary Bruton Ronnie Callicutt Linda Carter Benny Childress Carole Clodfelter Clover Coggins Nolan Coggins Larry Cook Donald Cranford Richard Craven Evelyn Dagenhart Ellis Davis Norma Jean Doss Doug Dunning Jewel Everhart Stanley Elliott Eva Ann Ferguson Jerry Fouts Doug Freedle Carol Gallimore Alex Gibbs Joice Gilmore Harold Goins ' , f-3 V , V- .. , W- . iq- n 4 :Hfisaiffi--'z .. L. 'liar . .f V , - is - l-isa .V V -Q 'iJ'v.sws me 1 flags .V. ' H1 Pi' :glam v .Va - . I V -' 59552 if L- 'rg sr-11 .' 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I ll Driver s License Edward Leonard Patsy Leonard Bobby Little Shirley Lopp Adelita Ludwick Joy Maley Janis Medlin Clifford Motley Ronald Mullis Mike Murphy Patty Murphy Victor Murphy Loretta Myers Sylvia Myers Jessie McLain Evelyn McMillan Jerry Parrish Eugene Patton Betty Peace Susan Pennington Carole Petrea Barbara Phillips Lee Pollock Lorene Poole Chandler Prince Richard Raper Sammy Reddick Joe Regan Julia Richardson Nancy Rogers Barbara Russell Larry Russell Jimmy Seagle Woody Shields Aurelia Shoffner Jimmy Sink Ruby Sluder Betty Smith Jo Rita Spell Barbara Stallings Is mm ' ' a Dream Word Sophs F512 ' . f. f-ff f. - .gi ' ' S5221 1' 1' - ll' . 4 ' W if -'43 f V V - ' ' ' 1- 1 ,f 7, ., 'L -. ,J " A Pg, ' . , f t ' . W . . 'M if -W' 1' l . 12" ' - ' " ' Y. ' -r Q 'Fl ' 4" ' ,wgif 'r iff , ff. . 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QD Marilyn Stallings Herbert Stamey Ann Steed Norma Stewart Betty Stinson Rosemary Stoker Bruce Strowd Gayle Sutton Shelva Taylor Rock Teague Loretta Troxler Gary Trotter Peggy Truelove Calvin Turner Charles Tysinger Jesse Walser Robert Warner Mark Whisnant Carol Wilder Betty Williams Richard Wilson Brenda Wood Joyce Yates SOPHS SOON LEARN that George is a lady when they read and study George Eliot's Szlas Marner Looking over their Silas Marner project are Patsy Leonard, Bobby Little, Betty Leonard, and Chan Prince . . . GETTING ACQUAINTED with Mr. Lee Miller's reptile friends are Norma Stewart, Patty Murphy Annabelle Hanes, Linda' Copple, Shirley Lopp, and Alex Gibbs. 46 THERE IS A CERTAIN GLORY in stepping aboard the high school train for the first time and being able to see the thrilling and scenic journey that lies ahead. This glory is that of the Freshman. For this reason he doesn't mind sitting in back seats and balcony seats in assembly half so much as most upperclassmen believe. The Freshman class will always re- member reading Coleridge's "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" and preparing poetry booklets in English, being fasci- nated by the natural Wit of Mr. G. M. Eargle in algebra classes, learning to conjugate Latin verbs, naming the bones and muscles in physical educa- tion, taking Miss Bain Johnson's li- brary course, and studying very hard to lead the Honor Roll almost every month. HOPING FOR SOME FORM of instant algebra are Freshman Class Treasurer Connie Wood, Sec- retary Milford Cox, Vice President Robert Sherrill, and President Larry Leonard. Scholarly Freshmen Often Lead the Honor Roll CHANGING CLASSES EVERY HOUR confuses the unsuspecting freshman in the fall. The muddled directions of his upperclassman friends leave Milford Cox completely in the dark. Spanish and Latin Captivate Many Freshmen Frances Abernathy Glenda Alexander George Arnold Barbara Artibee Barbara Ashe Doug Ball Joyce Barnes Dolores Batten Duane Blake Edward Bowles Orpha Bowman Dora Mae Bradshaw Jerry Bray Johnny Bray Donald Burgess Kaye Calhoun Pat Canady Beverly Carroll James Carter Lindsay Cecil Richard Chapman Carolyn Childress Ruby Childress Doug Cloniger Jerry Coker Milford Cox Carolyn Cranford Susan Creech Brenda Crews Linda Dorsett Russell Draughn Kelly Eanes Jim Everhart Glenn Finch Paul Finch David Fisher George Fore Waymon Free Royce Fuller David Franks Interest and Variety to Their Schedules Roena Gallimore Susan Gallimore Sylvia Gallimore Loretta Goad Edward Harrelson Ann Harris Sain Harris David Harris Chip Harrison Jo Ann Harrison Delia Hawkins Alice Hedrick Carolyn Henson John Herring Vickie Hiatt Jimmy Hightower Tommy Holladay Carolyn Honeycutt John Holton Elaine Hughes Gerald Hunt T. R. Jacobs Barbara Johnson Raymond Johnson Donald Jones Barbara Kennedy Bonnie Lambeth Holland Landrum Susan Leach Larry Leonard Joe Little Judy Little Douglas Livengood Stanley Loftin Evelyn .Long Keith Lucas Clemensia Martinez Donnell Moody Barbara Morrow Jerry Mullis Finding the Value of XX' Is Bugaboo to Many .,,, 4 A H,-,, A M Y M W 353551 , 1, ta F X: Q3 il 4 L , ,. 7 . 7, at ' 1 . f f f al E PR 'W-' : 384 , 9,536 K L at , it , an 'X 19 N y 1 1 was E ,W 1 f an -ni f refer 155 ,-:,,,:,:, ' .ww5gg:f.-'re f' F x be X K ' I 'iliissz K , A 1 i K L M "-EFI 555 Y- ,z is me ig fi 2, ':faf:,f--emi" . - W, ,,, , Q , Kim Q 'S Lux ,gin xi Q L E if W srQ' ?fYi:5fi , K fi 'i 5 . ft B wx mr fi i ,P ' , X , .gat ssasa2fiQ2f2"1".ifn 222195 few fm H 1 - --2-:. aaa 5 jj,.: ,Ms-ig, ,, :VL n . ' eel - f sims., ' fsxfsfli " iii-,Qld -- V gy : f?' j,fiff'-in ' , M fsafffsgsigg U 5 ' iv H fiiii? , , .E ,L A. 2 L 4 i , 29' 2 tg i ,F A -. t in 4 X 44, ,nd i, -'T'-f'fvi 1 S : ., ,- W 1 5 ff ii ::. .ii -ggi' . 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Murphy Brenda Myers Jerry Myers Jimmy Myers Pete McDonald Helen McGee Jimmy Norton Terry Parrish Ralph Patton Pat Peacock David Piercy Gregg Prevost Kenneth Pritchett Bryant Ragan Wanda Raxter Frances Richardson Carolyn Royal Robin Russell Dare Sechrest Robert Sherrill John Shuler Billie Simpson Ronnie Sink Bill Smith Clayton Smith Jean Smith Joetta Smith Linda Smith Myra Smith Leonard Smoot Ruth Ann Snyder Alberta Stanley Gail Stein Bonnie Stilwell Tommy Swaim Becky Swain Louise Therrell Pat Truelove Lydia Tysinger Troy Tysinger F ros Freshman Class Party Crowns Eventful Year Margaret Waddell Josephine Walker Brenda Warner Marlene Warren Missy Westmoreland f ,W M, Martha Westmoreland Betty Whichard Charles White Karen Whitley Hazel Williams Mary Lib Wilson Shirley Wilson Connie Wood Freddie Wood Gennie Wright Roger Younts STUDYING LATIN SPELLINGS of early European countries are Latin students Jimmy Norton and Judy Little . . . LENGTHY EXAMS are a new twist for the unsuspecting general science students of Mr. William Collette. Sl THE DRINK MACHINE, absent in elementary schools, fascinates Eighth Grade Vice President Pat Russell, Secretary Jimmy Churchill, Treasurer Bonnie Orman, and President Chester Myers. Eighth Graders Get a Glimpse of High 'School Life GETTING ACQUAINTED with Mr. Roy Black- welder's best friend, "George," are eighth graders Mike Wrape, Bobby Johnson, Bobby Williams, and Jimmy White. ALTHOUGH NOT A PART of big- time high school life, eighth graders still manage to get a glimpse of the life that lies before them once the freshman plateau is reached. These youngest of Thomasville High's students are main- ly students climbing the educational ladder from Kern Street, Colonial Drive, and Liberty Drive Elementary Schools. Memorizing Miss Clarisse Rose's notebook of a "zillion" English rules, becoming acquainted with Mr. Roy Blackvvelder's best friend, "George," reading his name in print for the first time in Facts and Fun and the Growler, participating in pep rallies, occasional- ly hobnobing with high school students, and, most important of all, having a ball team of his own to cheer for- these are the things that will make the eighth grader's days rank among his most cherished high school memories in years to come. System Fascinates Eighth Graders at First Maxine Alred Leslie Atchison George Ann Batton Dianne Beck Ronnie Beck Johnny Binkley Dianne Briles Dianne Brinkley David Buckner Bonnie Burrow Judith Burt Dawn Cagle Johnny Caldwell Bennie Canipe Lenora Cecil Kay Christian Jimmy Churchill Roland Cole Larry Conrad Shirley Cox Brenda Cranford Kenney Craver Ronnie Craver Willie Mae Dagenhart Brenda Durham Barbara Easter Joyce Everhart Don Ferguson Wayne Ferguson Nancy Ferrell Lucy Finch Jack Freeman Betty Frye Elsie Gallimore Larry Garrett James Goad Roger Gregory Judy Greene Fay Dean Hall Becky Jo Harris .qp ,gi if ii' tv H 7:??i? ff5Li ifb " ,V rr- .U ggswyl . . L . fi it 99 - zz w fzz- g N, 'Q ,.., Q r - '.,..tr 4, ' ,X .ef -Q' g i gf . L , W 'Wag .. .. ,.,,: ,e, , r r,,.1,ii S f e , , N 11- iizirg, 7m.s55E ? i5iaiSiegg2iQii!i5?f ravens,,,gSg5eqgag55m rggjiigggggtigql at S as A 1 , f .we . . " V W .. in S. . 9, f ...,. --mr . l-" V f 1? l -. 5 ii. 4' "' arf 9. 951: . 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M .,:- . , .1 A i if iggiii Class Trips to Raleigh and Winston-Sale: Bel Harris Barbara Carol Harrison Ann Barbara Hawks Marie Hayes Michael Hege Richard Hicks Linda Hill Becky Hill Sue Carol Hill Jean Betty Hollifield Richard Hooker Nell Hoyle Kenneth Hudson Gary Jarrett Bobby Hunt Hazel Jarrett Judy Jarrett Bobby Johnson Lutricia Jones Pam Kanoy Kirby Kanoy Geraldine Kennedy Judy Klass Mac Lambeth Ervin Lassiter Gail Leonard Jeanette Lucas Judith Luther Gail Maley Patsy Maness Delores Matthews Eddie McCormick Mitchell McGuire Sonny Medlin Mont Mendenhall Ronald Motley Peggy Murray Bill Myers Chester Myers Martha Ann Myers ighlighr the Year for Many Eighth Graders r-rar Billy Rae Nail Bonnie Orman 1' ' Howard Palmer M 'VVVI I g Allan Parker S 4 Joe Peace . V g mV A .:', J. 'il ""l' Mike Peacock I 1314 Jimmy Pennington Q ' an, Virginia Pennington 1 hy cr nf Qli -ffl Shirley Pierce I 5 Evelyn Proctor l diff? rr iii: X . 'V " ' . I l r Q I s i Michael Rachael ii - i Shirley Ragan illiil I Ben Rapp A ll? Bobbie Rierson - ii Melinda Rodgers l g vg is --rr Y AJR Winnie Sue Royal Doyle Russell Pat Russell Ronnie Russell Charles Snyder I vw Q .C . Jimmy Snyder Carolyn Stephens Jimmy Stone Jimmy Surratt Curtis Troxler l LEARNING ABOUT THE INSTRUMENTS in the orchestra is an eighth grade music class. Evelyn Proctor and Lucy T. Finch aid Miss MISS BETTY BELL advises Kirk Hinshaw, Reba Leonard, 'Christina Whitten as they construct a Christmas angel. 5 r f ,H ky ' , l +4 55 important part of Miss Bobbie Lutz's Lutz in a class demonstration . . . Young, Bonnie Orman, and Steve ,, 4 Q rr L ' 6 4 i A I Eighth Graders Make a Special Study ot the State ' ' E Elaine Tysinger V , f t it Johnny Watton ' i.' Gary Warner L Q .A ,T Ferol Ann Welborn N V I Jimmy White I Q t ff 5 4 ? K L giitgagt 2 t .. " ,. ss 'Q , ,WM J 4? x S 'A '31 X t S if I tt t t'i?'!.'Q'f:"i ' i5ft'3l"35iWfl"'33"WZ5 -:5i!'5lf'i?':-'-: ti'l?t 1- 9 W 'W - Steve Whitten 1. ,.. 'Y K -5 Aj, iLV 'itt 1 E SJSVV S Shirley Wilder l V M l 1 Bobby Williams :B - Brenda Wood t l'la , A Annette Wright tltt , it J!" f' tttt -t-tn f -ttttftt t at 't'-t nt S . . . L - ' - Virginia Yarbrough ,I E Terry Yates XS 'li E i t 1 In 'V S' Trena Yates immyi , In .A - ,, Troy York Q it f ,. .... , A ! T "t Els -tttt 111't Christine Young' , U' f "--t,' ' f 3 K I R tri J? 't t 1 at -f ' 0 I 'tttt -. pt t-2225 ' ' . .,t. Q at Ui 'DE rr 94215 at-'J W. 251' Se 20 UZ EFI SU: n-4.P'd 52. O5 F-601 92 mn- U7 32 HE EDA Q:- O Sit: fD"'5 5-EL EJ? SUT '44-r :fa 32 SE Eg'-: GO O-E Q-'o Os: HCP' dm Ct-4 Uqc' ,Em :1 'csv U-m 'fm mu: :Et 2.3 W3 ge: 9 UQ 55 O 2:- -4: En,-4 at :1 n. CJ E Jane Young 56 Anything Can Happen in the Classroom UNDER THE INSTRUCTION of Miss Leta Miller the Holy Bible assumes the importance it should to high school students. Bible is offered to students in all schools in the Thomasville area under the sponsorship of the Thomasville Min- isterial Association. Certificates of achievement are presented to Bible students at the Awards Day program. Pyramids and boxes might seem more at home in a geometry class, but girls taking physical edu- cation could construct human pyramids and boxes that are a credit to mathematics. In addition to these gymnastics boys and girls alike are familiar with the trampoline, the basketball courts, and the baseball diamond. "This typewriter won't type right" is a familiar cry from first year typing students who tend to blame poor typing of every nature on the defense- less typewriters. As the year progresses, however, the typewriters improve until the second year when they are working as they should. Other than typing, bookkeeping and shorthand are included in the commercial department. There's more than one Thomasville High stu- dent who would be a ready customer for "instant algebra," should it ever be invented. Offering gen- eral mathematics, algebra, plane geometry, and trigonometry, the mathematics department pro- vides adequate preparation for future college students. LOOKING OVER the land of Palestine where most of the Bible has its setting are Bonnie Young, Hugh Hayes, Diana Russell, Miss Leta Miller, and Larry Clodfelter. BUILDING A HUMAN PYRA- MID are members of Mrs. Jean Fritts' physical education classes. MISS NANCY HOUSTON tells Kent Lopp not to peck but type while Glenda Bray, Bobby Jones, Pat Tysinger, and Dorothy Hoffman are finishing a problem to be handed in . . . LEARNING TO ADD alge braically are Tommy Holladay, Linda Brinkley, and Larry Cook. Mr. L. D. Shealy is the instructor. 57 Students Spend 970 Hours on Class Yearly 'QI MADE A BED" might sound a bit un- usual coming from a boy, for that's a girl's Workg yet it's true. Some of the boys in the "shop', classes actually make beds, not to men- tion tables, shadow boxes, and many other Wooden objects. Tax form Worries won't come again until next yearg but when they do, they'll be much easier for students who have studied filing income tax returns in economics. Included in the social studies departments are sociology, DISCUSSING THEIR FUTURE IN- American history, and civics. COME TAX problems are economics stu- I . dents Dale Myers, Evelyn Godfrey, If one wants a small-sized atomic bomb, he Delina Hamer, and Charles Jones- should visit the chemistry laboratory, say the magic formula, and the chances are that someone will make him one. Even simpler is asking for a glass of H20-or water in our language. In chemistry students learn much about the composition of substances and the transformations they undergo. -Parlez-vous Francais? If you don't speak French, you must be among those taking either Latin or Spanish. But if you aren't, don't feel left out. English is still the common language at Thomasville High, though it has one of the best foreign language departments for a school of its size in the state. SANDING is an important shop pro- cess for Donald Cranford and Pete McDonald. BINGO IN FRENCH? Impossible! But that's what Miss Neece's French I class is doing . . . WILL IT EXPLODE? You never can tell what two girls like Martha Stewart and Mabel Hegler might do. Maybe with Roy Catlett giving directions the experiment will be successful. Q :Zlll 58 X X, ia ,Q2ff fff5 4? 'A Q H XX f' Lv X, iff W I fm' if 4 1,---" 'x f X Under Jim Bodie Council Makes Great Strides "MR, PRESIDENT-" And thus is offered another problem for careful consideration by the Stu- dent Council, the student governing body at Thomasville High. Whether the topic concerns traffic congestion in the halls or replacement of potted plants in the main office, the student body can be assured it is handled with great care by this conscientious group. TALKING OVER one of the Council's most suc- cessful campaigns-School Spirit VVeek4are Sec- retary Cyrette Holliday, President Jim Bodie, Treas- urer Patsy Thomason, and Vice President David McColl. Many believe that School Spirit Week, the first large Student Council project, was responsible for the tre- mendous success of the football team. At any rate it certainly made the school jump with enthusiasm. This eventful Week featured, among other things, wearing of the school colors, daily speeches on school spirit by student leaders and pep rallies over the P.A. system, sale of Bulldog buttons and pennants, and appropriate posters drawn by students. When Council members Eleanor Gray, Bobby Yates, Larry Leonard, and Adviser H. C. Hudgins went to the beach in October, it was not a fishing expedition. This quartet was represent- ing the Student Council at the North Carolina Student Council Congress held this year in Wilmington. At this assemblage of Student Council mem- bers from throughout the state, Thom- asville High's delegates gleaned many ideas and much information which have proved invaluable to the local group in succeeding months. These projects, along with prepara- tion of Student Council bulletins for homeroom presidents, purchase of a new American flag, daylight movie screen, and record player, revision of the Student Cozmfil Handbook, spon- sorship of Twirp Season and the Sadie Hawkins Dance. and collection of toys for needy children at Christmas, to name a few, add up to an eventful and Worthwhile year for they S t u d e nt Council. I Q W' ffm ' "BEST POPCORN I ever tasted," David Howard and Bruce Strowd tell Popcorn Room Manager Hoyt Bray and Assistant Manager Bobby Little . . . AMUSED at Loretta Gantt's "funny" are Student Store Clerk Darryl Leonard, Manager Gene Whitten, and Assistant Manager David Jackson. Clerk Roy Stamey was absent when this picture was made. Council Reaches Into Every Phase of School Life STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS are, kneeling: Larry Leonard, David Howard, Gene Barrett, Bobby Yates, Cyrette Holliday, Roy Proctor, David McColl, Eleanor Gray, Marvin Eargle, Alex Gibbs, Darryl Leonard, Tommy Bowers. Second row: Mr. H. C. Hudgins-adviser, Pat Tysinger, Lynda Briggs, Loretta Gantt, Bonnie Myers, Patsy Thomason, Ann Coffee, Judy Kenerley, 'Brenda Prevost, Brenda Burkhart, Hilda Maness, Jay Gruzdis, Barbara Burton, Mary Underwood, Marie Phillips. Last row: Bobby Little, David Jackson, Roy Stamey, Bobby Beck, Gene Whitten, Wesley Patterson, Linda Carter, Anne Stone, Bob McDonald, Jim Bodie, Hoyt Bray, Sanford Smith, Martha Harrison, Eugene Patton, Margaret Wright, Bar- bara Little, Runell Hinkle. 61 WRITERS AND JOURNA- LISTS at Thomasville High in Quill and Scroll are, from the top of the steps, Mrs. Treve- leah Jacobs - adviser, David Howard, Roy Proctor, Bobby Yates, Ann Coffee, Margaret Wright, Susie Jones, Barbara Burton, Lynda Briggs, and Miss Laura Neece-adviser. NAMED IN HONOR of Miss Lois Johnson, former Thomasville High English instructor and principal, the local chapter of Quill and Scroll rewards with membership outstanding students on the Facts and Fun and Growler staffs. Even though it has been inactive in recent years, it still remains as a goal to be attained by students in- terested in the writing pro- fession. Quill and Scroll Rewards Journalists N. H. S. Compiles MEMBERS of the Charles F. Lambeth Chapter of the National Honor Society rea- lize that where there is honor there is also responsibility. And the first responsibility of any honor society member is to be a good ex- ample to other students and to always excell in the ideals of the organization-character, scholarship, leadership, and service. In the way of projects the honor society is not lack- ing either. It is its duty to compile and mim- eography the Student Directory, send cards of recognition to underclassmen who make superior grades, remember the school help at Christmas, give donations to worthwhile charities, and plan and execute two induc- tions each year. These inductions, conducted in quiet dignity and by candlelight, are among the most impressive programs in the school year. There is always a lighter side to honor so- ciety life, such as the annual spring outing. At this function old members become better acquainted with the newly inducted Juniors. Installation of officers for the coming year climaxes this evening of fun. Student Directory PREPARING the stage for one of their two candlelight inductions, are N. H. S. Treasurer Mary Underwood, Vice President Ralph Eanes, Secretary Runell Hinkle, and President Roy Stamey. HONOR SOCIETY MEMBERS strove to get the Student Directory completed by Thanksgiving holidays. With materials in hand they are, forcgrozmdr Mrs. Wanna L. Murphyiadviser, Bobby Yates, Jim Bodie, Bonnie Myers, Cyrette Holliday. Back row: Roy Stamey, Mary Underwood, Runell Hinkle, Ralph Eanes, Marvin Eargle, Miss Betty Welch-adviser, Barbara Little, Roy Proctor, Elizabeth Smathers. 63 FOR MANY MONTHS, the working dummy was Growler Editor Roy Proctor's constant companion. HOME COMING QUEEN CONTEST co-chairmen Gene Whitten and Mary Un- derwood put the finishing touches on the all-important crown. MR. CURTIS FIELDS gives Growleo' staffers Cyrette Holliday and Nancy Beck specifications for his ad. FROM CONCEPTION of the railroad as a possible yearbook theme to arrival of the pub- lished volume, the Growler staff has had a busy and eventful year. Growler staffers will always remember the marathon Work sessions in an attic room at the editor's home, the hard work put in to make Gfrowlefr' projects, especially advertising, successes, and the thrill when the finished volume arrived from Charlotte. Under Business Manager Bobby Yates ad- vertising-the backbone and mainstay of any yearbook - reached its zenith in the 1957 Growler. More advertising was solicited this year than ever before. Growler staffers will always remember the thrill when a merchant increased the size of his ad. The exotic caravan of Growler staff members carrying money to the bank climaxed the most successful Homecoming Queen contest in Growler history. Students balloted over 3350. for their favorites, making the counting of votes a lengthy session for staff members. 64 Yearbook Staffer Learn cost was a new feature of the subscription TRYING TO MAKE the books balance are ARTIST JERRY MCCULLOCH puts the Growler Treasurer Ralph Eanes and Secretary finishing touches on a modernistic drawing Barbara Little. while Mary Sue Bray supplies the paint. fiuch About the Railroad Having one's name stamped in gold on the I cover of the Growler at a slightly additional drive this year. A great majority of the stu- dent body made down payments on their annuals, assuring them of an annual in the ' IDENTIFYING class pictures is an exact- ing task for Senior Class Editor Margaret Wright and Junior Class Editor Barbara Other successful Growleo' projects were Burton. spring. the Christmas Dance, stationery sale, talent show, and sale of color- scopes and pictures. 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Gad for the glgixnking up ISS Amer. 3. 103 And Funscathe Spe ff ' edy a deadline. goxf againnix efficient F gvlnxing andolxciting ads meet that defy and tlilgxng the fifilxclnting copifnd subsclgffgerrs . Print umn and h 10115, trlbutin er' drawi Bauf C0nf eafisf Spoxx- advertisg COMES tqyng up the d91'I'1r1g with 25WSPapZE,S'pand, abssggentsx algxmyx dis- th' Fa ' , all Dae, the bi and mugxilixis In joxfrlgeafning gang y FIZCI5 and FOT9 is a nail1Sm C1aSS0 un staffe , Ural pa "' 1' s Hfe ft of FOL F1L1L P lstribut. APERS , lon. Perforljliin importan g thls tasktallgrt Of Fact Staff rn 8 and embers f'i1',g t ,row : Lynda gS, P anSY Cagle S . econd T Ow: Chad Judy Eguglzrroll, An ms Jud ne St Y M0I,r.0ne, An ls. Fourtz gjzffeigl Third . aftha HTOW.. arri- Son, Jimm Y Bell A . t the b lackboa d. r . Mrs. Trevale h a L Jacob s-adviser, Hild a Maries S, Mood Y Hamr. lckh xx :xg xx A xxx xx Xxx? xxx xxx xug xxx xxxxxxxxxx , xxxxux xxxxxx .xx X xxxxdxxxx c Dzxxxxu. 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Sxxx, dxxxgx xxxxxx Xxx -x xxx xxxxx- fxwxx WW xxxxxxxx xxx ilxxkxx' xxxxux xxxxg wx- B yxaxxfxxxxxg xxxx-xxxxx:-x JxxXxxxxxxxxxx.xxxxxx'x t A ' at th abul R , e b . 9-tes LYN l1Sn'1 Cla eglnning of receipt b S . 0 S period each jou Oks ' Tlla- x xxc xxx x . xvxxxxxxxx, 'N 4 ' "xx zxmxxxxxx'--xxxx' ' X xxxxnxx Qxxxxxxx- A Band Member's Life Is Varied and Interesting PLODDING through ankle-deep mud in White shoes to do halftime shows at football games, joining in the joking and fun on the buses re- turning from music contests and other band ac- tivities, belting out 'tRock Around the Clock" at pep rallies, and dolefully listening to Director Chester LitWin's famous last Words, 'Tm not going to fight you people"-these are all a part of the Wonderful and often unpredictable life of a band member. Yet there are the more serious moments in the band-those moments in which the band is pulling together to earn a superior rating at the contests and, above all, these moments When its members are conscientiously reflecting the greatest amount of credit possible on their Alma Mater. 68 READY TO PERFORM are members of the Dance Band. This eleven-member group includes, first row: Cyrette Holliday, Director Chester Litwin, Gary Bru- ton, Betty Peace. Second row: Larry Rudisill, Jay Grudzis, Benny Bowers, Don Freeman, D a vi d Howard. Third row: Marvin Eargle and Tommy Harris. Band Participates in Band Day at Carolina CONCERT BAND MEMBERS are, first row: Sammy Branson, Richard Wilson, Cyrette Holli- day, Josephine Walker, Connie Wood, Missy West- moreland, Alice Hedrick. Second row: Ralph Eanes, Charles Tysinger, Betty Leonard, Victor Murphy, Clayton Smith, Edward Bowles, Billy Smith, Mike Murphy, Bob McDonald, Jerry Myers, Chan Prince, Marvin Callahan, Betty Peace, Gary Burton. Third row: Ed Leonard, Bobby Benner, Buddy Shew, Susan Creech, Carolyn Royal, Jay Grudzis, Larry Rudisill, Benny Bowers, Jerry Fouts, Bertram Heathcote, Paul Finch, John Her- ring, George Arnold, Greg Prevost, John Shuler. Fourth row : Robert Sherrill, Tommy Harris, J. B. Murphy, Jr., Jerry Grubb, Marvin Eargle, Mickey Childress, Keith Lucas, Sherrill Everhart, Charles White, Harris Badgett, Tommy Holladay, Larry Leonard, Don Freeman, David Howard. Fifth row: Director Mr. Litwin. MIAMI is a Word filled with pleas- ant memories for Thomasville High gkfgaaaww If band members. Last June this group, sponsored by the Thomasville Lions , , Club, visited this Well-known play- ground to perform at the Lions In- ternational Convention. Traveling in two air-conditioned buses the band packed into eight days what most people do Well to pack into a lifetime. A I MGM in JV I I I I - is ruuu - 'l M J ' ' E ' " ft ' -'J 1 fi W " H 'V : if fxi- ,. W.iifE,,.lM V V i . : : H,,.a,., 4 W' F RUN, SAMMY RUN! Miami, bound band members scurry to board the buses after stopping at the Florida Estate line for a short rest . . . FLAG CARRIERS for the marching band are Bobby Benner, Victor Murphy, and Edward Bowles. THOMASVILLE HIGH'S high-stepping majorettes are, front row: Junior Majorette Kay Lambeth, Junior Majorette Shelly Eanes. Second row: Jane Boyd, Brenda Prevost, Loretta Gantt, Third row: Connie Wood, Chief Majorette Brenda Burkhart, Betty Leonard. 70 i BAND SECRETARY-TREASURER CYRETTE HOLLIDAY, Vice President Larry Rudisill, and President Marvin Eargle wearily pack up their instruments after a long and tiring parade . . . LEADING THE BAND in parade falls into the capable hands of Drum Major David Howard. Miami Trip Was a Soiourn in Wonderland SOPHOMORE BETTY LEONARD feeds a porpoise at Florida's famed Marine Studios. This giant aquarium, housing almost all types of marine life, was only one of the many interesting places visited by the band on its Florida trip. 71 MAKING QUARTET HARMONY are Girls' Chorus Treasurer Karen Whitley, President Judith Morris, Secretary Peggy Brown, and Vice President Julia Richardson. Concerts, Contest Ratings, and Endless Practlc WHILE 'IT IS DOUBTFUL that any of the members of the Girls' Chorus will ever become prima donnas in the Metropolitan Opera, their endless hours of practice have certainly paid off in a lot of glory and many pleasant mem- ories. Girls' Chorus members will al- ways remember Mary Lib Wilson's ex- pert repair vvork on the piano. They Will also remember their first big P. T. A. Christmas concert, the Civitan fruit cake sale on which the chorus Worked and got one fourth of the prof- its, the programs of sacred music given in Thomasville churches, the state and district music contests and especially the long-awaited arrival of the new White stoles and choir room piano. MUSIC TEACHING to Miss Bobbie Lutz is much more than just Waving a baton. 1 4 IN THEIR ROBES AND NEW STOLES Girls, Chorus members, with Piano Accompanist Mary Lib Wil- son, are, first row: Miss Bobbie Lutz-director, Pat Canady, Glenda Alexander, Delia Hawkins, Karen Whitley, Carolyn Cranford, Myra Smith, Delores Hicks, Roena Gallimore, Loretta Myers. Second row: Bar- bara Johnson, Evelyn Dagenhart, Kay Calhoun, Molly Myers, Judith Morris, Ruth Snyder, Bonnie Stilwell, Evelyn Long, Pat Harris, Peggy Brown. Third row: Sylvia Myers, Julia Richardson, Denny Harris, Susan Pennington, Georgia Ivey, Ann Harris, Shelva Taylor, Hazel Williams, Camilla Smith, Gennie Wright, Judy Little. Add Up to a Successful Year for Choral Groups JUNIOR HIGH GLEE CLUB MEMBERS, with Piano Accompanist Virginia Pennington, are, first row: Shirley Pierce, Carolyn Stephens, Dawn Cagle, Pat Russell, Dianne Brinkley, Trena Yates, Jane Young, Me- linda Rogers, Dianne Briles, Miss Bobbie Lutz-director. Scconcl row: Geraldine Kennedy, Glenda Fousts, Virginia Yarborough, Lucy Finch, Winnie Sue Royal, Barbara Easter, Willie Mae Dagenhart, Becky Jo Harris, Marie Hinson, Lenora Cecil. Third -row: Bobbie Rierson, Geraldine Hamilton, Evelyn Proctor, Elsie Gallimore, Marie Horne, Bel Harris, Dianne Beck, Nell Hoyle, Kay Christian, Geraldine Canady, Betty Hollifield. 73 U A Spotlight Is Playmakers' Gift to the School THE LITTLE PLAYMAKERS will be re- membered in years to come not only for their fine acting ability but also for the spotlight fa professional model capable of many special effectsj that they gave to the school. To fi- nance the spotlight this hardworking group composed of members of Mrs. Harold Modlin's dramatics class presented three one-act plays- "Dooley's Amateur Hour," Sir James Barrie's "The Old Lady Shows Her Medals," and f'Moon- calf Mugfordf' All three plays were successes, . both financially and otherwise. Observing drama, as well as performing it, was an important part of the year's work. In ' this connection the Little Playmakers jour- neyed to Catawba College in March to see the I r Blue Masquers' competent production of Shake- STANDING AROUND SYMBOLS of the the- Spearefs King Hen7,y IV' atrical world are President Lynda Briggs, Sec- retary Mary Underwood, Parliamentarian Lo- retta Gantt, Vice President Bobby Yates, and Treasurer Pansy Cagle. APPEARING FOR A CURTAIN CALL after their very successful production of "Dooley's Amateur Hour," the Little Playmakers are, seated: Nancy Beck, Patsy Smith, Wayne Everhart, and Loretta Gantt. Standing : Peggy Harris, Bobby Beck, Mrs. Harold Modlin-director, Bobby Yates, Pansy Cagle, Moody Hamick, Mary Underwood, Ann Coffee, Camilla Smith, Lynda Briggs. 74 MEMBERS of Senior Dramatics listen intently as Adviser Mildred Modlin goes over the script of their first play, "The Red Lamp." They are, first row: Bonnie Myers, Judy Kennerley, Loretta Bland, Linda Car- ter, Peggy Harris, Jack Tysinger. Second row: Gloria Rollins, Shirley Randolph, Eleanor Gray, Delores Barrier, Loretta Gantt, Wayne Everhart, Jay Gruzdis. Third row: Barbara Allred, Ann Coffee, Patsy Smith, Lynda Briggs, Jerry Sink, Hal Green. Fourth row: Sammy Branson, Bobby White, David Howard, Patsy Thomason, Jim Bodie, Jimmy Sutton, Bobby Beck and Mrs. Harold Modlin-adviser. Members not pictured: Robert Kindley, Moody Hamrick, Doris Truelove, Larry Clodfelter, Jim Perkins. Sr. Dramatics Stresses GREASE PAINT, make-up, costuming-it's all part of effective stagecraft. Here President Jack Tysinger, is magically transformed into an old man by Vice President Lynda Briggs, Sec- retary Patsy Thomason, and Treasurer Linda Carter. All Phases of Stagecraft REALIZING THE NEED to know not only the art of acting but also the art of other phases of stagecraft such as make-up, lighting, and staging, an eager Senior Dramatics Club started the year with special programs on these sub- jects. Through the aid of color film strips fur- nished by theatrical manufacturing companies, lectures and demonstrations by members of the club, these young actors soon became Well versed in stagecraft and its varied application to modern theatre. Even with all the other activity, acting was not neglected. Specializing in one act plays, the first drama of the season was "Stolen Iden- tity," a mystery drama. The other, a comedy, was entitled "The Red Lamp." Both plays were well received by the student body. Financial proceeds from these plays were applied to pur- chase of a complete make-up kit and a dimmer switch for the stage lights, both of which can be used by Thomasville High drama groups in future years. One-Act Plays Interest Junior Thespians THE ART OF MAKE-UP is practiced to good advantage by Junior Dramatics Vice President Tommy Bowers, Secretary Martha Sue Coggins, Treasurer Susie Jones, President Charles Carroll. 'fDoesn't this play sound terrific! Now, Bunny, you know you want to try out for the teen-ager's partf, "We-ll-er-ah I dontt know-uh - I mean, sure I Wouldll' This could easily be a conversation between an eager Junior Dramatics Club member and the president, Charles Carroll. Whether listening to their advis- ers read various plays or attempting to portray a particular character's mood, these young actors and act- resses show rapt interest. Competition is keen when time rolls around for the final selection of a cast. With the Senior Play as their goal next year, Junior Thespians are learning all they can about the art of acting. JUNIOR DRAMATICS MEMBERS, watching a scene from one of their plays enacted by Joan Boyd, Jimmy Caldwell, Jane Boyd, Anne Stone. First roiu: Martha Barton, Brenda Burkehart, Frances Murray, Betty Maley, Hilda Kinney, Martha Sue Coggins, Susie Jones, Glenda Bray, Pat Tysinger, Hilda Maness, Brenda Prevost. Vi Blanchard, Linda Sullivan, Thelma Hinson, Ann Armsworthy, Martha Harrison, Esther Smith, Brenda Kimmer. Second row: Tommy Bowers, Melvin Patterson, David Jackson, Gene Barrett, Lynn Harris, Jimmie Johnson, Richard Segers, Sanford Smith, Leroy Hill, Charles Carroll, Jimmy Bell, Harold Owens. BEFORE MERGING after Christmas, there were two Sophomore Dramatic Clubs. Officers of these clubs were Treasurer Carol Clodfelter, Secretary Norma Jean Doss, Vice President Doug Freedle, President Norma Stewart, President Kathryn Allmond, Vice President Ruby Sluder, Secretary Jo Rita Spell, Treas- urer Barbara Stallings, Chaplain Eva Ann Ferguson. Sophomore Dramatics Gets Playwriting Practice PLAYWRITING was added to the list of Sophomore Dramatics Club proj- ered the best plot. The project was com- pleted When these sophomore actors ects this year, adding variety to the year's program. Each member wrote a synopsis of a plot he would like to see written into a play and produced by the club. These plots were turned over to a three-girl committee. This committee wrote its play, using what it consid- presented their original play to Thom- asville High's other dramatics groups. Also on the Sophomore Dramatics 1956-57 agenda were a discussion of current plays, a film strip on make-up, and discussion of different acting tech- niques. SOPHOMORE DRAMATICS CLUB MEMBERS are, first row: Barbara Allison, Joice Gilmore, Carole Peatree, Carole Clodfelter, Rosemary Stoker, Charles Tysinger, Edward Leonard, Barbara Stallings, Jerry Fousts. Second row: Ruby Sluder, Eva Ann Ferguson, Pat Hancock, Aurelia Shoffner, Linda Carter, Glenda Kimmer, Adelita Ludwick. Third row: Lorene Poole, Gayle Sutton, Betty Leonard, Norma Doss, Pat Freeman, Bobby Johnson, Norma Stewart. Fourth rows Evelyn McMillan, Bobby Benner, Brenda Wood, Jo Rita Spell, Kathryn Allmond, Betty Stinson, Loretta Kinney. Fifth row: Tommy Harris, Patty Murphy, Bettie Hunt, Barbara Russell, Betty Peace, Peggy Truelove. Sixth row: Mark Whisnant, Jerry Bledsoe, Carol Hampton, Richard Wilson, Benny Childress, Doug Freedle, Mrs. Fred Murphy-adviser. 77 Freshmen Become Familiar with Broadway Play THE PAJAMA GAME-a current Broadway musical hit-is thoroughly familiar to members of the Freshman Dramatics Club. Member E d w a r d Bowles, who saw the play on Broad- way last summer, gave a complete re- view of the play early in the fall. To illustrate his account Edward used re- cordings of the show's hit songs. Rounding out the year's work for this Freshman drama group were pre- sentation of a one-act play before the student body, a discussion of various plays and their merits, and a personal- ity quiz to find out what each member i was best suited to do in life. ALTHOUGH IT'S DOUBTFUL that Freshman Dramatics Treasurer Carolyn Henson, Vice Presi- dent Beverly Carroll, President Donnie Jones, and Secretary Jean Smith will ever tackle Shakespeare, they can still take a few pointers from the world's greatest dramatist. FRESHMAN DRAMATICS CLUB MEMBERS are, first row: Carolyn Childress, Brenda Crews, Mar- tha Westmoreland, Jean Smith, Louise Therrell. Second row: Miss Josie Grimes-adviser, Duane Blake, Carolyn Henson, Edward Bowles, Ronnie Sink, Roger Younts. Third row: Barbara Kennedy, Paul Finch, Don- ald Jones, Linda Dorsett, Brenda Hall. Fourth row: Pat Peacock, Bonnie Lambeth, David Piercy, Jimmy Hightower, Freddie Wood, Brenda Myers, Beverly Carroll. Members not pictm'ed: Renie Hill, Mrs. Lydia Stronach-adviser. s l 1 5 5 5 lg L 78 DEBATING CLUB MEMBERS are, seated: Clayton Smith, Hilda Maness, Clay Gibbs, Susie Jones, Charles Carroll, Margaret Wright, Jerry Fouts. Standing : Jean Smith, Norma Stewart, Linda Carter, Patsy Leonard, Eugene Patton, Edward Bowles, Jr., Barbara Burton, Marvin Eargle, Chan Prince, Barbara Ken- nedy, Evelyn Godfrey, Mrs. M. G. Allmond-Adviser. Not pictured: Donald Jones, Ronnie Sink. Debaters Become Well Informed on Farm Policy DEBATING IS FUN-ask any debater. In 1956-57 debating centered around the United States farm policy. The first debates were practice contests against High Point Senior High, Gray High of Winston-Salem, and other nearby schools. On March 15 the Thomasville High varsity team competed in the Triangular Debating against Bur- lington and Graham. Winners from this contest par- ticipated in the district elimination debates at Wom- an's College in Greensboro. District winners debated at Chapel Hill for the Aycock Memorial Cup. Other than the varsity squad, there were a team each of alternates and Freshmen. Varsity debaters received either letters or bars. Certificates of merit and debating pins were awarded to members on the basis of a point system. In the fall several members participated in a panel discussion on patriotism which was presented to the Thomasville-High Point Chapter of the D.A.R. In connection with debating at Thomasville High, Susie Jones, Judith Morris, and Barbara Burton attended the Forensic Workshop at Wake Forest College one week during the summer and won sev- eral honors. BUILDING THEIR VOCABULARIES, a neces- sity in good debating, are Debating Club Vice Presi- dent Hilda Maness, President Susie Jones, Treas- urer Charles Carroll, Secretary Barbara Burton. l PREPARING FOOD for a needy family at Thanksgiving are Hi-Y Vice President Jerry Sulli- van, President Roy Stamey, Treasurer Tommy Bower, Secretary Roy Proctor, and Sergeant at Arms Jerry Leonard. Hi-Y Boys Live by Christian Principles ONE OF THE OLDEST ORGANIZA- TIONS at Thomasville High, the Hi-Y has long conducted a program of service guided by Christian principles. Affiliated with the National Young Men's Christian Association, the local club is guided by the principles of that well-known group. Collecting food to take to a needy white and Negro family at Thanksgiving is a good example of the many projects the club has undertaken during the year. To finance these projects, Hi-Y boys Work together to make the Spring Ball a success. This dance, one of Thomasville High's biggest spring dances, features the music of the Royal Knights. With a purpose and the means of seeing that purpose fulfilled, the Hi-Y boys have been a great asset to Thomasville High this year. HI-Y BOYS are, first row: Jerry Coker, Billy Smith, George Arnold, Sam Harris, Pete McDonald, Tommy Holladay, Jimmy Norton, Doug Love, David Franks, Jimmy Myers, John Holton, Edward Leon- ard, Joe Curry Regan. Second row: Ronnie Kennedy, Bertram Heathcote, David Fisher, Richard Craven, Lynn Badgett, Jimmy Jarrett, Jerry Bledsoe, Bobby Allen, Alex Gibbs, Lee Pollock, Tony Peacock, Jimmy Caldwell, Leonard Smoot. Third row: Jimmy Carter, Larry Leonard, Doug Cloniger, Bill Witty, Larry Rus- sell, Roy Stamey, Roy Proctor, Jerry Leonard, Bob McDonald, Tommy Bowers, Doug Freedle, Harold Rob- inson, Lynn Harris, Adviser Robert Teat. Members not pictured: Adviser James Graham, Jerry Sullivan, Franklin Davis. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CLUB MEMBERS are, first row: Joyce Yates, Pat Peacock, Carol Gallimore, Pat Henley, Lynda Grubb. Second frow: Bonnie Lambeth, Barbara Phillips, Annabelle Hanes, Nancy Rogers, Betty Williams, Mrs. Lydia Stronach. Third row: Jimmy Seagle, Harold Robinson, Bobby Little, Chip Harrison, Dolores Batten, Marlene Warren. Fourth row: Charles Jones, Gurney Reddick, Bev- erley Carroll, Clay Gibbs. Fifth -row: Johnny Hamilton, Dale Myers, Bobby McGuire, Roy Stamey, Sammy Reddick. International Relations Sponsors Kennecly's Speech SEEKING TO GAIN a better understand- ing of the world and its problems, the enthus- iastic members of the International Relations Club originated a plan of study and recrea- tional learning in the fall which has carried them far. Their many programs included a commentary on Cuba by David Myers, Thom- asville High alumnus who went there last summer as part of the Methodist Youth Car- avan, a special study of the Middle East, adviser Stronach's account of her trip to Europe, and a film on the oil problem in Iran and Iraq. Sponsorship of the Reverend Joe Ken- nedy's first hand report on the Hungarian revolution was perhaps the largest Interna- tional Relations Club continibution to the school this year. The Rev. Kennedy, a native of Thomasville, was doing evangelistic Work in Hungary at the time of the uprising. As a result of this talk the club sent a contri- bution to Hungarian Relief. BROWSING THROUGH current issues of Life, Time, and Newsweek are Mrs. Lydia Stronach- adviser, Treasurer Charles Jones, Secretary Lynda Grubb, President Clay Gibbs, and Vice President Pat Henley. WHEN THE TRI-HI-Y was di- vided into two separate organiza- tions at the beginning of the year because of the large enrollment, the upperclassmen formed the Senior Tri-Hi-Y. Under President Nancy Beck's expert guidance this club has conducted a charitable program fully in line with the club's foundation in Christian prin- ciples. Their charitable ventures have included giving a stuffed toy animal to a little leukemia victim, taking a basket of food to a needy family at Thanksgiving, and giv- ing a large carton of milk to an impoverished family With very small children. To raise money for their service projects Senior Tri-Hi-Y girls PREPARING CLOTHES to give a needy family are Senior Sponsored the Valentine Dance and Tri-Hi-Y Secretary Martha Harrison, Vice President Mary the Mister Sweetheart contestiffhe Underwood, Chaplain Patsy Smith, Treasurer Delores Barrier, year was crowned With an Outing Sergeant at Arms Ann Coffee, and President Nancy Beck. in City Memorial Park. With Christian motives, stand- ards, and ethics governing all that it does, the Senior Tri-Hi-Y Went far this year. Charitable Is the Word for Senior Tri-Hi-Y SENIOR TRI-HI-Y members are, first row: Lynda Briggs, Delina Hamer, Judy Durham, Pansy Gantt, Loretta Gantt, Nancy Beck, Delores Barrier, Jane Boyd. Second row: Mrs. Marie Burrus-advisor,.Shirley Edinger, Vi Blanchard, Patsy Thomason, Carolyn Bible, Brenda Prevost, Ann Coffee, Edith Ann Williams. Third row: Barbara Hill, Brenda Burkhart, Shirley Randolph, Pat Tysinger, Anne Stone, Eleanor Gray. Fourth row: Barbara Little, Ann Vestal, Barbara Allred, Betty Lou Allen, Mary Sue Bray, Glenda Bray. Fifth row: Nancy Carpenter, Patsy Smith, Judy Bray, Linda Sullivan, Joyce Myers, Martha Sue Coggins. Sixth. row: Mary Underwood, Glenda Kennedy, Irene Gallimore, Annette Hall, Martha Harrison. Member not pictured: Becky Garner. 82 Junior Tri-Hi-Y Plays Santa at Christmas FORMING THE SYMBOL of the Tri-Hi-Y, a triangle signifying the threefold purpose of the organi- zation-growth of mind, body, and spirit-are, first row: Carol Hampton. Second row: Barbara Stallings, Sue Beck. Third row: Gayle Sutton, Ann Steed, Betty Leonard, Ruby Sluder, Brenda Wood, Martha Rose Lambeth, Annabell Hanes. Joyce Yates, Pat Freeman, Rosemary Stoker, Betty Smith, Aurelia Shoffner, Jean Legans, Carol Gallimore. Sixth row: Eva Ann Ferguson, Lorene Poole, Betty Williams, Peggy True- love, Pat Henley, Joy Maly, Carol Clodfelter. Seventh row : Evelyn McMillan, Rebecca Swaim, Loretta Kinney, Jo Rita Spell, Susan Gallimore, Kathryn Allmond, Miss Betty Welch-adviser, Elaine Hughes, Sammy Reddick, Marlene Warren, Janis Medlin, Patty Murphy. PLAYING SANTA CLAUS to a destitute mother and her three beloved children at Christmas time is only one of the many Ways in which conscientious Junior Tri-Hi-Y mem- bers practice their Christian outlook. These girls, all ,Sophomores and Freshmen, also took a basket of food to a needy family at Thanksgiving. Program planning is of great importance in the Junior Tri-Hi-Y. Many educational, religious, and social areas have been explored by the members through the study of such subjects as etiquette, vocations, ideals of Tri-Hi-Y, and basic philosophies of life. These areas have been explored in floor discus- sions, panel discussions, outside speakers, and fihnstrips. An outing in the spring brought the Tri-Hi-Y year to a memorable and inspiring close. Looking back over the year the prin- ciples of Christian living carried the Junior Tri-Hi-Y girls far. ALL WRAPPED and ready to go! Junior Tri- Hi-Y officers, working on their Christmas project, are, kneeling: President Carol Hampton, Treasurer Kathryn Allmond. Seated: Secretary Martha Rose Lambeth, Vice President Barbara Stallings, Ser- geant at Arms Sue Beck, Chaplain Lorene Poole. F. T. A. Names Chapter in Honor of W. S. Horton F. T. A. Treasurer Delores Batten, Vice Presi- dent Joyce Wilson, President Dorothy Williams, and Secretary Elizabeth Smathers make calendars for teachers' use. AFTER REORGANIZING, the first 'offi- cial act of the Future Teachers of America was to name the chapter in honor of Thomas- ville High principal W. S. Horton. These girls, all planning to become classroom teach- ers, conducted a program of assisting teach- ers with routine acts, such as grading pa- pers, typing, and mimeographing. With a majority of the girls planning to become high school teachers, the experience they gain in this way is invaluable. The F. T. A. is being sponsored this year by the local North Carolina Education Asso- ciation. Mrs. M. G. Allmond, president of that organization, spoke at the impressive candlelight installation service held at Ad- viser Modlin's home in February. Mrs. Eliz- abeth Leonard, president of the Classroom Teachers Association, also spoke at this service. To these girls, full of devotion for the teaching profession, this service will be remembered for a long, long time. GRADING PAPERS-an important part of the training of a future teacher-are club members, first desk group in fofregronnd: Alberta Stanley, Delores Batten, Dare Sechrest. Second desk group: Dorothy Wil- liams, Peggy Fouts, Joretta Smith, Vicki Hiatt. Desk group in background: Barbara Lane, Elizabeth Smath- ers, Joyce Wilson, Dorothy Hoffman. Standing: Mrs.Harold Modlin-adviser. 84 PAUSING in their beehive of activity, Art Club members are, front of tables: Dorothy Williams, Ann Williams, Delores Barrier, and Charles Jones. First row: Bobby White, Stanley Loftin, Ann Vestal, Doris Truelove, Margaret Workman, Brenda Wood, Martha Westmoreland, Evelyn McMillian, Vivian Berry, and Betty Whichard. Others: Harold Robinson, Jimmy Jarrett, Richard Craven, Jerry Bledsoe, Charles Tysin- ger, Jimmy Seagle, Miss Betty Bell--instructor, Eleanor Gray, and Delina Hamer. Art Club Recreates Li'l Abner and Daisy Mae FUTURE ARTISTS? Perhaps. At any rate members of the Art Club are a companion- able group with the capacity for getting things done. To prove this the lifesize draw- ings of Li'l Abner, Daisy Mae, Mammy Yokum, and all the other Dogpatch charac- ters at the Sadie Hawkins Dance were made for the Student Council by members of the Art Club. Other activities of the club have included construction of wire figurines, prac- tice in crayon, charcoal, pastel, and ink draw- ing, silk screening, construction of mobiles, cards, and wrapping paper for Christmas, and a study of the different art forms. Art Club members believe that every club meeting should begin with a laugh. For this reason President Eleanor Gray appointed Franklin Davidson official joker of the club. The duties that go with this high appointive office includes the telling of two jokes at the beginning of each meeting. BEING ABLE to draw his figures is an essen- tial to the modern artist. Here Art Club Treasurer Bobby White, Sergeant at Arms Delores Barrier, Vice President Harold Robinson, President Eleanor Gray, Secretary Dorothy Williams, practice sketch- ing Thomasville High gridder, Wayne Everhart. i V SMILING L. A.'s are, first row: Miss Bain Johnson-Adviser, Mary Underwood, Mabel Hegler, Dorothy Williams, Ann Williams, Susan Creech, Martha Rose Lambeth, Aurelia Shoffner, Lorene Poole, Betty Smith, Judy Bray, Carolyn Henson. Second row: Patty Murphy, Frances Beck, Julia Richardson, Judy Morris, Lynda Grubb, Barbara Little, Martha Harrison, Barbara Burton, Georgia Ivey, Patsy Smith, Kathryn Allmond, Judy Little. Members not pictured: Sue Beck, Joan Boyd, Beverly Carroll, Susan Leach. L. A.'s Aid Students in Preparing Term Papers CHECKING OUT BOOKS, shelving books, processing new books, keeping the files and card catalogue up to date, helping students find research materials for term papers- these important jobs and many more fall into the capable hands of the Library Assistants. Yet with all the standard jobs necessary to operate a library, the L. A.'s still find the time to sponsor National Book Week, act as hostesses at the faculty tea in the library every fall, give assembly programs and plays to promote and further interest in books, sell Christmas cards, and publish Who's Who at Thomasville High. This is the first year the L. A.'s have undertaken publication of a high school blue book. Another highlight of the year is sending delegates to the spring convention of the N. C. H. S. L. A. Thomas- ville High's Barbara Burton was elected re- porter of this organization last spring. READY TO CHECK out books at the desk are standing: Secretary Judy Morris, Treasurer Julia Richardson, Vice President Martha Harrison. Seated: President Barbara Little. Thomasville Bible Club Sponsors Japanese Orphan BIBLE CLUB MEMBERS know firsthand that the smile of a child is one of God's great- est and noblest creations. This is the second year that this industrious group has spon- sored Hisako Oda, a little two-year old Jap- anese girl living in an orphanage in Japan. To raise funds to support Hisako the club has conducted a bake sale and also two work days in which members did odd jobs, such as washing cars and raking leaves, for people in the community. Sponsoring Christian Emphasis Week and writing verses of scripture on homeroom blackboards every morning are large under- takings of the club. With the Bible and spirit of Christ to guide them, members of the Bible Club are a powerful influence for good at Thomasville High. READING THE BIBLE at the chancel of Me- morial Methodist Church-one of the many Thom- asville churches to which Bible Club meetings are held-are, first row: Pianist Lorene Poole, Treas- urer Clay Gibbs, President Lynda Briggs, Miss Leta Miller-advisor, Vice President Pat Tysinger. Sec- ond rozv: Songleader Judy Morris, Secretary Anne Stone, Reporter Martha Harrison. BIBLE CLUB MEMBERS are, first row: Gayle Sutton, Barbara Stallings, Rosemary Stoker, Jean Smith, Brenda Crews, Delina Hamer, Nancy Beck, Delores Barrier, Eleanor Gray, Cyrette Holliday, Brenda Prevost, Patsy Thomason, Lynda Briggs, Karen Whitley. Second rozv: Anne Stone, Lorene Poole, Ruby Sluder, Martha Rose Lambeth, Alice Hedrick, Pat Tysinger, Martha Sue Coggins, Linda Sullivan, Brenda Burkhart, Mary Sue Bray, Ann Coffee, Lynda Grubb, Pat Lackey, Barbara Johnson, Miss Leta Miller- advisor. Tlzird rozv: Georgia Ivey, Patsy Smith, Ann Vestal, Hilda Maness, Betty Leonard, Mary Lib VVilson, Susan Leach, Ann Harris, Evelyn Long, Beverly Carroll, Loretta Kinney, Annabelle Hanes, Linda Brinkley, Elaine Hughes, Brenda Myers. Fourth row: Margaret Wright, Richard VVilson, Martha Harrison, Clay Gibbs, Gennie Wright, Jimmy Bell, Denny Harris, Bobby Benner, Kathryn Allmond, Judy Morris, Edward Bowles, Julia Richardson, Brenda Wood, Susan Pennington, Gene Barrett, Pat Freeman, Patty Murphy. Members not pictzcrcd: Glenda Bray, Gail Trimnal, Betty Smith, David Jackson, Larry Clodfelter, Eva Ferguson, Kaye Calhoun. 87 READY TO GO ON DUTY, members of the outside patrol are, sides: Jerry Craven, Alvin Gordon. First row: Mike Hege, Butch Hussey, Curtis Troxler, David Allison, Ernest Hunneycutt, Waymon Free. Second row: Doug Livengood, Robert Hamilton, Larry Conrad, Kenneth Hudson, Joe Little, Bobby Hunt. Third row: Keith Harris, Edward Harrelson, Herman Honeycutt, Larry Garrett, Ronnie Russell. Fourth 'ro'w: Frank Stinson, Delbert Beck, Roger Eddinger, Jerry Bray, Eddie McCormick. Fifth row: John Steed, Ronald Smith, Jimmy Bumgardner, Bobby Allen. Sixth row : David Coggins, Wesley Patterson. Members not pictured: Cas- sie Manes, Larry Hodges, Gary Jarrett, Larry Mishoe. Patrol Boys Sacrifice Much Time in Serving School INSURING THE SAFETY of Thomasville High students is Patrol Captain Wesley Patterson. COME RAIN ,icome shine, come what may -the boys of the outside patrol stand by to aid the student and protect him when cross- ing the streets that surround Thomasville High. Theirs is a job, so often unappreciated by the student body, that demands great sac- rifice of early morning and afternoon time. The life of a patrol boy isn't entirely with- out its glory, however. Each year in the spring the Student Council recognizes these boys by giving them certificates and pins of recognition. The boys are also honored at a banquet given by the Thomasville Lions Club. 88 Shutterbugs Study All Phases of Photography IN A TIME when picture taking has be- come a national pastime and is within the financial range of almost everyone, the Pho- tography Club at Thomasville High has ele- vated this fascinating hobby into an art. The entire photographic process, from pur- chase of film to completion of prints, has been covered in the course of the year. Such areas as learning good camera techniques, learning the parts and fundamental operation of a camera, developing pictures, enlarging, and learning the best way to load and unload a camera are fully explored. Photography Club membership dues en- title the member to special privileges, such as having access to the school developing room. With such a club at Thomasville High it is no wonder that so many Thomasville High students are chanting "Watch the birdie" these days. E l PAUSING FOR REST after a developing session are the combined officers of the Wednesday and Thursday Photography Clubs. They are, first row: Secretary Shirley Edinger, Secretary Loretta Bland, Vice President Judy Durham, President Jimmy Bodie, Treasurer Bonnie Myers. Second row: Vice President Jack Tysinger, Treasurer Pansy Gantt, President Jerry Sullivan. PHOTOGRAPHY CLUB MEMBERS try hard to find the Sower's most photogenic side. They are, kneel ing: Joe Little, Hayes Harris, Pat Lackey, Norma Jean Doss, Martha Rose Lambeth, W. F. Christian, Judy Durham, Ann Steed, Keith Lucas, Bonnie Myers, Bobby Benner, Martha Westmoreland, Judy Ken- erley, Wesley Patterson, Loretta Bland, Chandler Prince, Linda Carter, Bobby Yates, Jimmy Bodie, Jack Tysinger, Jay Gruzdis, Adviser Lee Miller. Standing : Bobby Johnson, Richard Raper, Larry Russell, Gary Bruton, Donald Woodard, Bertram Heathcote, Hoyle Grubb, Douglas Hill, Donald Freeman, Cecil Rutherford, Hugh Hayes, Lee Pollock, Darrell Leonard, Wayne Barrier, Hoyt Brav. Leroy Hill, Bobby McQuire, David Kenerley, David Howard, Jerry Sink, Nolan Coggins, Robert Sherrill. Members not pictured: Donald Cran- ford, Jewell Edinger, Hal Green, Tommy Harris, Robert Kindley, Shirley Edinger, Pansy Gantt, Joe Curry Regan, Jerry Strider, Jerry Sullivan, Victor Murphy, Camila Smith. 89 G. A. A.'s Vote to Join the State Organization WHETHER PARTICIPATING in spring field days in neighboring cities or just play- ing softball among themselves on the school playground, the 29 members of the Girls' Athletic Association put into practice fair play and good sportsmanship that befits membership in their organization. At their first meeting in the fall the club voted to change their name from Girls' First Aid and Safety to Girls' Athletic Association. This led to their joining the state G. A. A., which en- titled them to earn badges of recognition for sports participation. Working on a points system created stiff competition and increased playing skill among the girls. With such stimulus and a natural love of sports, the G. A. A.'s accom- plished much in the course of the year. BASKETBALL, the popular choice of sports of the G. A. A.'s, claim the attention of G. A. A. Sec- retary Marie Phillips, Treasurer Pansy Cagle, Vice President Julia Caudle, and President Martha Hunt. G. A. Afs are, first row: Lynda Grubb, Barbara Phillips, Nancy Rodgers, Frances Richardson, Adviser Mrs. Ella Fritts. Second 'r0u': Mary Norton, Margaret Workman, Doris Truelove, Doris Kennedy, Pat Hunt, Patsy Leonard. Third -row: Pat Lackey, Peggy Lovell, Faye Shuler, Pauline Talbert, Georgena Hartsell, Glenda Kimmer. Fourth, row: Alma Ferguson, Virginia Dixon, Shebly Honeycutt, Sylvia Gilmore, Carolyn Honeycutt, Barbara Hoffman. Fifth row: Julia Caudlc, Martha Hunt, Marie Phillips, Pansy Cagle. Zllem- bcrs not pictured: Marian Grove, Peggy Harris, Pat Gardner. 90 HIGHWAY SAFETY MEMBERS, around the demonstration car used in Drivers' Education classes, are, first row: Kent Lopp, Johnny Hamilton, Edmund Malone, Jerry McCulloch, Dale Myers, David Sowers, Tommy Swain, Adviser J. C. McLain, Dean Lunsford, Bobby Little, Johnny Briles, Roy Catlett, Moody Hamrick, Spencer McDaniels. Second row: Sherrill Everhart, Don Deese, Johnny Stinchcomb, Benny Bow- ers, Hugh Hayes. Third row: Jerry Strider, Kyle Kimsey, Johnny Warner, Leroy West, Larry Clodfelter, Rusty Cagle, David McColl, Jack Murphy, Wayne Everhart, Daren Campbell, Bobby Almond, Gurney Red- dick, Ellis Davis, James Watts, Spurgeon Lambeth, Stanley Elliott, Jimmy Sink, Herbert Stamey, Ronald Smith, Nolan Coggins, David Workman. Members not pictured: Roy Tysinger, Kenneth Coker, James McGee, Darold Cranford, Doug Streetman, Hoyle Grubb, Robert Moser, Darrell Hall, Bobby McGuire, Bruce Stroud, Jesse Walser, Jerry Grubb. Highway Safety Boys Learn Good Driving Practices REVIEWING THE DRIVER'S HANDBOOK are Highway Safety Vice President David Workman, President John Stinchcomb, Treasurer Wayne Ever- hart, Secretary Dean Lunsford, and adviser J. C. McLain. IN AN AGE when hotrods and drag rac- ,, ing are prevalent throughout the United States, members of the Highway Safety Club have tried to gain insight and under- standing of the proper use and care of an automobile. Its study of the various high- way problems have taken the form of panel discussions, films, and quizzes. Learning the best method of changing a tire is typical of the practical knowledge Highway Safety boys gained this spring. Going over the demonstration car from bumper to bumper, the club soon learned the T name of the major parts and their function. Also on the spring agenda was the Written test of the National Road-e-o. Several High- i way Safety boys entered the driving division of the contest as a result. 91 F.H.A. Girls Are Hostesses at County Rally F.H.A. MEMBERS are, first row: Joyce Barnes, lyn Honeycutt, Ruby Childress, Betty Williams. Sylvia Second row: Miss Eloise Buie-adviser, Linda Brinkley, Irene Gallimore, Frances Beck, Annette Hall, Alberta W... s...,,,,.. Linda Smith, Shirley Wilson, Loretta Troxler, Caro- Wright, Pauline Talbert, Billie Simpson, Pat Hunt. Joan Hollifield, Shelby Honeycutt, Susan Gallimore, Stanley, Betty Whichard, Faye Shuler, Betty Brad- shaw. Third row: Mabel Hegler, Silver Lee Smith, Sandra Clodfelter, Joanne Harrison, Dora Mae Brad- shaw, Sylvia Gilmore, Loretta Goad, Gail Stein, Edith Williams, Peggy Lovell, Georgene Hartsell. Not pic- tured: Frances Abernathy, Patricia Cox, Flora Mae Groves, Norma Tussey, Sandra Clodfelter. WHETHER MAKING APRONS for the school maids, caring for the planters in the front hall, or making a donation to Hungar- ian Relief, the energetic Future Homemak- ers of America were constantly doing good in all areas of life during the past year. These devoted girls realized that to be a real home- maker requires more than just knowing how to cook and sew. Rallies, conventions, and summer camps figure heavily in the lives of local FgH.A.'s. They still remember the wonderful time they had picnicking in Raleigh's Pullen Park after the state rally. Their biggest, most pleasant memory, however, is of the day in April when they were hostesses to a Davidson County F.H.A. rally in Memorial Park. Edith Williams, local F.H.A. president, figured prominently in this rally as county reporter. 92 LOOKING OVER the F. H. A. scrapbooks are Treasurer Annette Hall, Parliamentarian Joan Hol- lifield, Reporter Betty Bradshaw, President Edith Ann Williams, Historian Mabel Hegler, Vice Presi- dent Frances Beck, and Secretary Linda Brinkley. THOSE DANCERS who blithely waltz around the gym while others are laboriously doing the two-step at school dances are more than likely "graduates" of the Dance Club. This popular club, which only admits students who cannot dance at all, learned the waltz step at the first of the year. From that they took the box step and then the dif- ferent styles and variations of social danc- ing, both smooth and rock and roll. It doesn't take two weeks and S5200 at Arthur Murray's to learn to dance. Member- ship in the Dance Club and a lot of patience will do the job just as well. WITH PAT BOONE AND ELVIS PRESSLEY competing for top position among teenagers, these officers of both the Wednesday and Thursday Dance Clubs don't mind dancing to the old favorites. They are President Jimmy Murray, Secretary Irene Bentley, Secretary Judy Buckner, Treasurer Bobby Allen, Vice President Bonnie Young, President Mel- vin Patterson. Dance Club Members Learn Waltz, Other Steps DANCE CLUB ADVISER NANCY HOUSTON and President Melvin Patterson show their club the lat- est steps. Members are, first row: Hayes Harris, Cecil Rutherford, Barbara Allison, Orpha Bowman, Bar- bara Morrow, Wanda Raxter, Irene Bentley, Barbara Baker, Betty Williams, Becky Swaine, Louise Ther- rell, Brenda Crews. Second row: Don Deese, Ulma Furgerson, Virginia Dixon, Edward Horrellson, Jerry Bray, Bobby Allen, Judith Buckner, Helen McGee, Betty Mayley, Betty Wichard, Duane Blake, Ernestine Hunt, Clemensia Mortenez. Third frow: Johnny Briles, Doug Streetman, David McCall, Bill Witty, Ronnie Callicutt, Jack Murphy, Bobby Jones, Jimmy Carter, Jimmy Perkins, Sandra Stallings, Glenda Kennedy. Hilda Kinney, Frances Murry, Vivian Berry. REVIEWING THE TYPING MANUAL are Commercial Club Vice President Runell Hinkle, Sec- retary Pansy Cagle, Treasurer Judy Buckner, and President Elizabeth Smathers. Typing, Cutting Stencils Commercial Club Tasks A TEACHER'S LIFE is certainly made more pleasant by members of the Commer- cial Club. These 35 efficient girls, each an experienced typist, are assigned to teachers at the beginning of the year. It is the mem- ber's duty to do her teacher's secretarial work, such as typing, cutting stencils, and mimeographing. Good examples of Commer- cial Club efficiency are Elizabeth Smathers' typing speed of 74 words a minute and Mar- tha '6Whiz" Hunt's daily stencil cutting. Club activity isn't confined entirely to work, however, learning is also an important part of the program. Programs on secretar- ial procedure in business offices preface each meeting. A lecture on this subject by a Thomasville secretary was a highlight of the year. COMMERCIAL CLUB MEMBERS, practicing in the typing room, are, first row: Margaret Workman, Elizabeth Smathers, Sandra Stallings. Second row: Judy Buckner, Jeanette Gandy, Bonnie Young. Third row: Ann Vestal, Doris Kennedy, Barbara Hill, Martha Stewart. Fourtlz. rraw: Dorothy Williams, Miss Josie Grimes-adviser, Betty Lou Allen, Joyce Wilson, Mary Norton. Fifth row: Sue Fincannon, Martha Hunt, Marie Phillips. Members not pictzwed: Runell Hinkle, Pansy Cagle, Evelyn Godfrey. ON A FIELD TRIP Hobby Club members see firsthand the Wonders of nature. They are, first grow: James Honeycutt, Jerry Ledwell, Jerry Parrish, Donnell Moody, Doug Livengood, Milford Cox, Bobby Disher, Troy Tysinger, Jimmy Everhart, William Harmon, Edward Harrelson. Second row: Wayman Free, Holland Landrum, Kelly Eanes, David Harris, Steve Carter, Adviser G. M. Eargle, Bryant Ragan, Gerald Bray, Jerry Craven, Royce Fuller, Victor Murphy, Jimmy Bumgardner. Members not pictured: Glenn Finch, Mel- vin Lohr, Leonard Smoot, Doug Ball, Ralph Patton, Cecil Frye, Gerald Hunt, Wade Perry, Raeford.Hunt. Hobby Club Combines Information with Recreation IN A CLUB YEAR that combined infor- mation with recreation, Hobby Club members learned not only more about their own hob- bies but also more about the varied and often unusual hobbies of the other members. After beginning the year with an interesting talk and exhibit on taxidermy by Troy Tysinger, many other interesting programs ensued. Among these were Douglas Ball's and Bobby Disher's practices, Leonard Smoot's program on fishing and different types of lures, Bry- ant Ragan's account and exhibit of the con- struction of model ships, and Leonard Smoot's interesting exhibit and commentary on the coins his father collected While in service overseas. COMMENTING on Troy Tysingerys moth and butterfly collection are Hobby Club Vice President Troy Tysinger, Secretary Cecil Frye, Treasurer Kelly Eanes, Program Chairman Jerry Parrish, President Milford Cox. i Printing Game Programs Is Monogram Club Task ALTHOUGH RELATIVELY INACTIVE at the present time the Monogram Club is nevertheless a goal to be attained by those taking an active part in Thomasville High athletics, cheerleading, and athletic manag- ing. Its membership is comprised of those athletes and managers who have earned a letter in a varsity sport and also to cheer- leaders of more than one year's service to their credit. Preparing football and basketball pro- grams is the largest task of this honorary organization. This includes gathering data, seeing that copy is written and pictures are prepared, and soliciting advertisements, all necessary jobs to be undertaken in the pro- duction of interesting, varied and profitable programs. nl!" 4- T' REVIEWING FOOTBALL PROGRAMS pre- pared by the Monogram Club are Secretary Patsy Thomason, President David McColl, Vice President John Stinchcomb. and Treasurer Tommy Bowers. MONOGRAM CLUB MEMBERS are, first row: Coach J. C. McClain, Patsy Thomason, Tommy Swaim, Bobby Yates, Camilla Smith, Jerry McCulloch. Second row: Eleanor Gray, Bonnie Myers, Runell Hinkle, Mary Underwood, Linda Carter, Brenda Prevost, Brenda Burkhart, Pansy Cagle, Kenneth Coker, Douglas Hill. Third row: Bobby Almond, Jimmy Bodie, Robert Kindley, Spurgeon Lambeth, Benny Bowers, Wayne Everhart, John Stinchcomb, Roy Stamey, Tommy Bowers, David McColl. Fourth row: Jerry Leonard, David Howard, Hoyt Bray, Jay Gruzdis, Bobby McGuire, Jerry Sullivan, Jimmy Sutton, Larry Leonard. Fifth row: Leroy Hill, Gene Whitten, Alex Gibbs, Billy Cook, Herbert Stamey. Dale Myers, Doug Streetman, Don Deese. Sixth row: Dean Lunsford, Johnny Briles, Craig Davis, Frank Davidson, Ronnie Callicutt, Roy Tysinger, Dar- old Cranford, Hal Green. 96 + 1 Q, I. 1 . . , fi ' 1 'i YA. 1 - . , . Min Qi ,Q if xr u f 3 ' Lg M9 4 . ,.. if F tg1 I , K-l- 4! .4 X 1 .QM -'.f f f A , 1 ' M- V V - , A . f N x . I s , "H N--5 '!l ml . I i--an - X N- , V Lf, lx, , Q J ui 1 V hmmm 4 - 4 x 'Y ,W . f Q X Q Qff Xe' LJ Af , J - - N-N- -A V -- - iw! L f' ' " ' -'-S V -- w M -M Mg . . K p X s " "+i u . NNW--M VM L S R , u H , , i- Nm I. E 5 lx Y X3 B 1 3 -. ,BARBARA CARMICH- AEL, Miss Thomasville High Of 1956, crowns Patsy Thomason at the Christmas Dance. Radia atsy Thomason Reigns as Miss Thomasville High SPARKLING EYES, a fr i e n dly smile, queenly grace-these qualities and many more shown radiantly on December 21 as Patsy Thomason was crowned Miss Thomasville High at the Growler-sponsored Christmas D a n c e. This is generally considered the highest honor that can befall a Thomasville High School girl. Patsy, selected by popular vote of the student body, is,in reality, the girl that the students feel best lives up to the modern conception of the All-American girl. MARIE PHILLIPS was named first attendant to Miss Thomas- ville High . . . SECOND ATTENDANT to Miss Thomasville High is Bonnie Myers. SELECTED by the varsity football team, Marie Phillips was crowned Miss Football at the Lexingt on game ln Memorlal Stadlum. Marie Phillips ls Favorite of Varsity Grici Team Loretta Troxler Reigns Over Homecoming Game gg w AS A RESULT of the Home- coming Queen contest, sponsor- ed by the Growler staff, Loretta Troxler was crowned during halftim e festivities at the Statesville football game in Me- morial Stadium. Loretta, a soph- more, was sponsored in the con- test by Future Homemakers of America. First attendant was S y S., Lihh ,i.,. S .,,, VV', Q -- ' Brenda Myers, a freshman. Ferol Ann Welborn, an eighth grader, was second attendant. AFTER THE CROWNING Homecoming Queen Loretta Troxler pauses to take in the splendor of it all with Second Attendant Ferol Ann Welborn and First Attendant Brenda Myers . . . FOOTBALL TRI-CAPTAINS Jerry McCulloch, John Stinchcomb, and Bobby Allmond receive last minute instructions from Growlev' staff members Mary Underwood, Barbara Little, and Gene Whitten before the crowning. ioi MISS MARIAN McKNIGHT, Miss America of 1957, smiles radiantly with Cyrette Holliday, Thomasville High's entry in the Miss Queen Pied- mont Pageant. Miss McKnight took an active part in the pageant Christmas parade during 'S PATSY THOMASON REIGNS AS FIRST AUTUMN QUEEN CHOSEN BY POPULAR VOTE of the student body, Patsy Thom- ason Was crowned Autumn Queen at the Autumn Ball in Hauss Gym- nasium. Honor attendants to the Autumn Queen Were Marie Phil- lips and B o nnie Myers. The Autumn Ball, sponsored for the first time this year by the Facts and Fun staff, featured a harvest theme and was a highlight of the gs year. Boys' and Girls' Staters Study N. C. Government GIRLS' STATERS Barbara Little and Ann Coffee dedicated the Week of June 16 to the study of state government. These girls lived on the campus at Women's College with girls from throughout the state and attended many informative as well as enter- taining sessions . . . CHAPEL HILL was the scene of Boys' State activity this year. Boys' Staters Bobby Yates and Roy Stamey dedicated the week of June 9 to the study of state government. i m 103 Marshals Represent the School as Well as Usher "OH, Barbara," Chief Marshal Mar- vin Eargle stops Barbara Little in the hall between classes. "We're going to marshal at the Glee Club concert Thursday night. Pass it on to the others." A And thus another assignment is given the marshals by their chief. As official ushers and representatives of' Thomasville High at various programs held in the auditorium the marshal's services are invaluable. Marshals are selected from the Junior class each spring according to their scholastic ranking. The highest eight in scholar- ship are designated marshals. The ninth student is an alternate. As both ushers and ambassadors of Thomasville High good will the mar- shals' is a cherished and honored posi- tion. CHIEF MARSHAL MARVIN EARGLE takes his post of duty. The portrait behind him is of an- other scholar, J. N. Hauss, former Superintendent of Thomasville City Schools. BEFORE ASSUMING THEIR DUTIES at one of the many programs held in the auditorium, the mar- shals get together for several minutes in the reception room. They are Marvin Eargle, Roy Stamey, Linda Carter, Eleanor Gray, Bobby Yates, Roy Proctor, Runell Hinkle, Mary Underwood, Barbara Little. lO4 Barbara Burton Captures District Speaking Honors . AFTER COMPETING with other Thomasville High students to deter- mine a school-Wide Voice of Democ- racy Contest Winner, Barbara Bur- ton succeeded in downing contest- ants from Pilot High and Fairgrove High to take county honors in this Jaycee-sponsored contest. Barbara, a junior this year, is Well-known in debating and public speaking circles at Thomasville High. She attained a position on the debating team in her freshman year and, as a sophomore, she placed second in the county Voice of Democracy contest. Marvin Eargle Places In Scholarship Finals STUDY AND A BRILLIANT MIND combined to pay off for Mar- vin Eargle in the fall. This senior scholar Was named one of 7,500 fin- alists in the National Merit Scholar- ship Program. Marvin was among the thousands of top-ranking Amer- ican high school students Who took a scholarship qualifying test in the fall. Whether Marvin Was among the 700 students to receive National Merit scholarships or not fa final selection had not been made at press timej, it is still true that he has made history in scholarly endeavor during his years at Thomasville High. Cyrette Represents School as D. A. R. Girl FOR THE QUALITIES of good citizenship that she has shown in her years at Thomasville High, Cyrette Holliday was named Good Citizen by the Alexander Martin Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution last spring. Civic Clubs Honor Outstanding Seniors Monthlv EACH MONTH the Rotary Club, Lions Club, Business and Professional Women's Club, and Civitan Club each invite outstanding seniors to attend their meetings as representatives of Thomasville High. These seniors are selected by the faculty. They are' Junior Rotarian Jimmy Bodie Sammy Branson Marvin Eargle David Howard Robert Kindley Roy Proctor Roy Stamey Gene Whitten Bobby Yates Lion Cub-of-the-Month Jimmy Bodie Hoyt Bray Ralph Eanes Wayne Everhart Clay Gibbs Jay Gruzdis Jimmy Sutton Bobby White Gene Whitten lO6 B.P.W. Girl Lynda Briggs Ann Coffee Runell Hinkle Cyrette Holliday Barbara Little Bonnie Myers Patsy Thomason Mary Underwood Margaret Wright Junior Civitan Bobby Almond Jimmy Bodie Marvin Eargle Wayne Everhart Clay Gibbs Jerry McCulloch Dale Myers Roy Proctor Roy Stamey Jimmy Sutton Gene Whitten Bobby Yates U Z- fl lx I+ Qff- N N HQ WNIIX FN! I 145 ,,-hw , ' " ' '- K:-L .' .J- - 1 f . - SNSXK - V,- Ni .-- W , ,. --5-MK ' 'sas . Q 3 Y 5 Q , W ,:,.,. 2 1 f Sparlced by Student Support, Bulldogs Chalk Up: FALLING LEAVES mean more than just the end of summer and return of students to school. They mean that it is time once again for America's favorite college and high school sport-football. At Thomasville High this year "football" was a magic word. The varsity team, sparked by the most school spirit the school has had in many years, came out second only to Lexington in the North Division of the South Piedmont Con- ference. THOMASVILLE 0 . . . FAIR GROVE 0 Before the largest football crowd to attend a football game in Memorial Park Stadium, the Bulldogs fought their close neighbors, the Fair Grove Tigers, to a 0-0 deadlock in what proved to be largely a defensive battle. As the season's opener, it served to let the local gridders get the feel of inter-school competition. THOMASVILLE 18 . . . DAVIE COUNTY 12 After two fast touchdowns by Davie Coun- ty early in the second period, the Bulldogs were not to be outdone. Not many minutes passed before Tommy Bowers broke loose on a touchdown jaunt from the 28. This was followed by a 35-yard touchdown run by Bobby Almond, climaxing a 50-yard drive. It wasn't until the final moments of the game, however, that the T'ville squad was able to break the 12-12 deadlock and pull into the winning margin. After a 37-yard run by Tommy Bowers, big John Stinchcomb bulled over to win the game. THOMASVILLE 33 . . . SPENCER 6 In their first conference game of the year the Bulldogs ran the Spencer Railroaders out of town on a rail. Tommy Bowers, John Stinchcomb, Alex Gibbs, Don Deese , and Doug Streetman all contributed touchdown points to the Thomasville victory column. THOMASVILLE 20 . . . KANNAPOLIS O Coach J. C. McLain attributed this Bull- dog victory to "our unsurpassed hustle and excellent blocking." After an early first pe- riod 70 yard touchdown run by Dean Luns- ford, the Bulldogs could do no wrong. A sec- ond quarter pass of Alex Gibbs to Bobby Almond in the end zone and a 39-yard charge by Tommy Bowers rounded out the score. THOMASVILLE 21 . . . CHILDREN'S HOME 14 An 84-yard touchdown run by Dean Luns- ford started this game off on the right foot for the Bulldogs in Bowman-Gray Stadium. LEADING THE FOOTBALL TEAMS to victory this past season were, seated: Assistant Varsity Football Coach Clinton Ingram, Junior Varsity Football Coach L. D. Shealy. Standing: Eighth G1'ade Football Coach G. M. Eargle, Varsity Foot- ball Coach J. C. McLain. Best Season Since 1944 In spite of touchdown plays by the Fighting Meth- odists in the second and fourth quarters, the Bulldogs held their one-touchdown lead until the final whistle with touchdowns on a quarterback sneak in the second quarter by Alex Gibbs and a third period score by Johnny Stinchcomb after a Children's Home fumble. THOMASVILLE 19 . . . ASHEBORO 7 Before 1,200 fans in the Memorial Park Stad- ium the Bulldogs defeated a team they hadn't beaten in five years-the Asheboro Blue Comets. John Stinchcomb, Tommy Bowers, and Alex Gibbs were the scoring stars in this one, running the ball twelve, ten, and five yards, respectively. Bobby Jones, a native of Thomasville, scored the only touchdown for Asheboro in the third quarter. 1 ,Mp at . E LEADING THE BULLDOG ELEVEN as tri- captains for the 1956 season were Bobby Almond John Stinchcomb, and Jerry McCulloch. DEAN LUNSFORD, star Bulldog halfback, scoots 84 yards to paydirt on the first play of Thom- asville's grid contest with Kannapolis. Thomasville triumphed in this one 20-0. 109 J SPURGEON LAMBETH'S ABILITY to receive passes landed this top-notch left end on the first string in his first year of varsity play . . . HARD-HITTING TACKLE ROY STAMEY ranked among the lightest tackles in the conference . . . CONSISTENCY IN PLAYING made right guard Craig Davis a 1956 grid standout. "I think the difference in the two teams was the quarterbacking of Alex Gibbs," Coach J. C. McClain remarked after the game. "He continually checked plays at the line of scrimmage, throwing Asheboro's de- fense completely off balance." THOMASVILLE 0 . . . ALBEMARLE 41 Despite a majority in first downs for the Bulldogs, this game proved to be the biggest football disaster in the history of Thomas- ville High. Only once, in the third period, did the Bulldogs penetrate deep into enemy territory. This drive was soon thwarted, however, in a pass interception by Albemarle. THOMASVILLE 0 . . . STATESVILLE 0 A surprisingly large homecoming crowd sat in the rain and drizzle to see Thomasville battle Statesville to a 0-0 tie. This game, along with the Fair Grove game, proved to be the "sleeper" of the year. Its only bright spot occurred at halftime when Loretta Troxler was crowned Homecoming Queen. Gridders Place Seconf STATISTICS PROVED Dale Myers the top punter in the North Division of the South Piedmont Conference. THOMASVILLE 31 . . . BARIUM SPRINGS O After a seven year jinx Thomasville High footballers finally succeeded in defeating the Red Tornadoes of Barium Springs-and by a whopping large margin, at that. Scoring stars in this contest were John Stinchcomb with two touchdowns to his credit and Spurg- eon Lambeth, Dale Myers, and Tommy Bow- ers with one apiece. THOMASVILLE 0 . . . LEXINGTON 26 Bulldog supporters all agree that this de- feat hurt the most of all, for on this contest hung the championship of North Division of the South Piedmont Conference. After the game Coach Clinton Ingram summed the game up simply in this way. "We were beaten by a better ball club. They outplayed us, taking advantage of every mis- take that we made, and there were many." TOMMY BOWER'S excellent broken field running accounted for many Thomasville touchdowns. Conference Division, Lose Only Two Games DOUG STREETMAN'S outstanding defensive linebacking made him a top-notch 1956 gridder . . DAVID McCOLL'S RUGGEDNESS earned for him the position of first-string defensive linebacker . . IN HIS FIRST YEAR of first string varsity ball Dean Lunsford shined as the team's star scatback. VARSITY FOOTBALL SQUAD MEMBERS are, first row: Coach J. C. McLain, Bobby Yates, Cecil Rutherford, Jimmy Caldwell, Alex Gibbs, Dean Lunsford, Tommy Bowers, Coach Clinton Ingram. Second row: Charles Carroll, Steve Floyd, Kenneth Coker, Roy Tysinger, Dale Myers, Don Deese, Craig Davis. Third row: Darold Cranford, Robert Kindley, Bill Witty, Wayne Everhart, Roy Stamey, Spurgeon Lambeth, Bob Mc- Donald, Stanley Elliott. Fourth, row: Hal Green, Johnny Stinchcomb, Bobby Almond, Eugene Patton, Jerry McCulloch, Johnny Briles, David Workman, Larry Leonard. Fifth row: David McColl, Doug Streetman, Benny Bowers, Doug Hill. Varsity Players Start Practice in Mid-August SOPHOMORE ALEX GIBBS' brilliant quarterbacking won for him the Most Valuable Player Trophy for 1956 . . . ROY TYSINGER was named All-Conference guard for his power-packed blocking and fine de- fensive performances . . . WAYNE EVERHART'S aggressive tackling brought him honorable mention on the All-State team. H2 is Endless Practice Pays Off for Varsity Cagers N, as lim. , - iii xtgikfs I a 1 X is ,W , , ,fx-Wm' N s g i A K A ll my sss fl-fi 3 A . fgwws Va if . fl J c M -..: GUIDING THOMASVILLE HIGH'S CAGE TEAMS are Girls' Var- sity Basketball Coach J. C. McClain, Boys' Junior Varsity Basketball Coach Clinton Ingram, Boys' Ninth Grade Basketball Coach G. M. Eargle, and Boys' Varsity Basketball Coach L. D. Shealy. LATE ON A WINTER AFTERNOON, long after students and teachers had left Thomasville High for the day, the dribble of a ball and the sound of rushing feet echoed through Hauss gym. As on every afternoon the varsity cage teams practiced tirelessly to do credit to Thomasville High. It was such endless practice fat least two hours a dayj, plus proper dieting and plenty of rest, that made the Bulldogs and Bulldogettes the ter- rific influence for school spirit and good sportsmanship that they were. In looking back over the cage season, Thomasville High students and players will always remember Dale Myers' agile jump shot, Jerry Leonard's ability to steal the ball in crucial moments, Linda Carter's versatil- ity, Gene Whitten's rebounding and height 16' 4"J, Runell Hinkle's calmness, Spurgeon Lambeth's layups and driving ability, Alex Gibbs' long set shots, and the expert playing, both defensively and offensively of the other members of the teams. Q, if 9 1' Aff L 14' s 3 E X, Bulldogs Sleep Through First Games of Season J ffl If H ' 4 'x ,WL fx f f I is Vllk gr KX "" eww V I El faa f A ' Q L ll X , X AJ b 1 J Dale Myers - Z Captain , L Q .,:: fs Jim Bodie 6' 3" Forward J , ' Alex Gibbs .. . 5' 7" Guard A b 1 5' 7" Guard it ge 'f A ,1 DETERMINED T0 WIN, members of the Boys' Varsity Basketball Team are, kneeling: Jimmy Bodie, Alex Gibbs, Jerry Leonard, Gene Barrett, Steve Jarlett, Jimmy Caldwell, Darold Cranford. Standing: Clay Gibbs, Spurgeon Lambeth, Jimmy Sutton, Gene Whitten, Dale Myers, Roy Stamey, Leroy Hill, Bobby Mc- Guire, Harold Owens. M W 24? L li N vt: .RM in 1 fn' K, J J J J ler sses 1 Then Suddenly Come Alive to Defeat Lexington 5 Qi Q . Vei, X A fen n wx 34 VVLL K -A I A Leroy Hin o ' I 6' 3" Center FR I Spurgeon Lambeth 6' F0'Wa'd Jerry Leonard o, L 5' 10" Guard 51 S 'fi Y? N o f ' . . Es- o fm 7 E W at 1 3 I Bobby McGuxre 6 2 Forward ff 1 N 1 1 E Q 'LI' M h Gene Whitten A f AW'e flow' ylnef 6' 4" Center ni e , - l "Nj A ,fL' ef: , we 2 . -,kA ,,,, 1 f 7 . , v," ,MM J - eff. ,yu .Ll ff' z,,,,2g ,f,V, V fw.,.1u-6 '-u:ffif53e1" up tiff M ' -fk' 7 '35 1 ,""' 5 y L.. EAGER T0 WIN members of the Girls' Varsity Basketball Team are, first row: Mary Underwood, Ru- nell Hinkle Judy Kenerley. Second row: Carolyn Henson, Brenda Burkhart. Third row: Joan Hollifield, Mar-. tha Rose Lambeth, Ann Steed, Patsy Leonard. Fourth row: Frances Beck, Carol Hampton, Camilla Smith, Denny Harris, Linda Carter, SandralBrewer, Lynda Grubb, Pansy Cagle, Pat Lackey. if 2 K Carol Hampton L Patsy Leonard Brenda',Burkhart- 5' 7" Guard ' 5' 5" Forward 5' 5" Forward X f 'K I Co-Captains Linda Carter and Runell Hinkle ,ai dui x , - . wife za' ue . g f' gg kV,V J W Pansy Cagle 5' 6" Guard W. Q L I? Ng Runell Hinkle Co-captain 5' 5" Forward A fi M ...,,x MW ,..., 1' ,- 55' ff u su u su , ,s . ' ff if ,asf , NPV kV,,, .,,. i as ,4 , ML ., 5, it Linda Carter Co-captain 5' 9"' Forward We 'fr Mary Underwood 5' 5" Guard fm iii: f fyk f "w.fY 7 Camiila Smlth 5' 7" Guard Lead Bulldogettes Through Successful Season l EAGER TO PLEASE COACH CLINTON INGRAM, members of the Boys' Junior Varsity Basketball Team are, kneeling: Tony Baity, Stanley Elliott, Clifford Motley, Jerry Fouts, Ronnie Callicutt, Rock Teague, Don Holms, Jerry Bledsoe. Standing.- Bobby Little, Glover Coggins, Calvin Turner, Bennie Hegler, Richard Craven, Larry Cook, Nolan Coggins, Mark Whisnant, David Sowers. Cagers Prepare for Future Varsity Play UNDER THE GUIDANCE of Mrs. Jean Fritts, Girls' Junior Varsity Basket- ballers are, first row: Marlene Warren, Bonnie Lambeth, Beverly Carroll, Suzan Creech, Josephine Walker, Melinda Westmoreland, Martha Westmoreland, Myra Smith, Linda Carter, Carolyn Royal. Sccond row: Betty Smith, Elaine Hughes, Betty Which- ard, Lorene Poole, Sue Beck, Barbara Stallings. 118 i WITH COACH J. VV. WITHERS members of the Mills Home Varsity Basketball Team are, kr1ceIing.' Co-captain Steve Floyd, Bobby Almond. Sf11mIing.' VVoody Shields, Dean Lundsford, Eugene Patton. Charles Carroll, John Chandler, Georgie Fore. Mills Home Bears Have Spirit and Enthusiasm COMBINING BEAUTY WITH PLAYING ABILITY members of the Mills Home Girls, Varsity Basketball team are Co-Captain Martha Hunt, Pat Harris, Sue Finean- non, Judy Buckner, Co-captain Elizabeth Smathers, Barbara Lane, Coach C. A. Kearns, Bettie Hunt, Polly Jolly, Julia Caudle, Marie Phillips, Hazel Williams, Irene Bentley. l N9 DRESSED AND READY for an afternoon of practice this year's returning lettermen, with Coach J. C McLain, are Rock Teague, David Howard, Jimmy Sutton, Craig Davis, Jerry Leonard, and Jimmy Bodie. Joining Conference ls Milestone for Racqueteers IN ITS FOURTH YEAR at Thomas- ville High, tennis has finally come into its own as a leading spring sport and strong competitor in popularity With baseball. This is partly due to the team's becoming a member of the new- ly formed North Piedmont Conference for tennis and partly due to increased spectator interest. The 1956 net season Went down in the books as better than average in many respects. Outstanding factors in its success were Jimmy Bodie's playing consistency, "Peanut" Leonard's mean net smashes and serves, David How- ard's quick overhand serves, and Rock Teague's reputation as the team's fast- est rising player. Craig Davis and Jimmy Sutton, the remaining return- ing lettermen, rounded out the team and gave it depth. l2O ATTENTION MOUNTS Jimmy Bodie, number one netter on the 1956 team, toughens up to meet the challenge with stamina and the will to win. Baseball Remains King of Spring Sports WITH RETURNING LETTERMEN Larry Rudisill, David McColl, Billy Cook, and Darold Cranford forming the nucleus of this year's baseball team, Coach Clinton Ingram's boys have much in their favor from the start. The highest batting average 1.4075 on the team is held by Larry Rudisill, third baseman and right fielder. Con- sistency in playing is the key to Larry's success. David McColl's receiving abil- ity have held the team in good stead in many crucial moments. Winner of the Baseball Sportsmanship Trophy in 1956, Billy Cook is the Thomasville High nine's star first baseman. Billy has the reputation of being the tean'1's most powerful hitter. Darold Cranford, noted for his pitching ability and fast ball specialty, rounds out the honored foursome. MOST OUTSTANDING SLUGGERS, selected by the 1956 baseball team, are Catcher David McColl and Third Baseman Larry Rudisill. READY FOR ANOTHER PRACTICE SESSION with Coach Clinton Ingram are this year's returning lettermen, kneeling: Billy Cook, Alex Gibbs, Doug Streetman, Jay Gruzdis, Franklin Davidson, Coach Clinton Ingram, Steve Jarlett. Second row: David McColl, Darold Cranford, Larry Rudisill. i2l ville High's athletic inanagc-rs. They are Varsity Girls' Basketball Mariagfer Kathryn Almond: Yarsity Girls I Basketball Nlanagrer Brenda I revostg Varsity Boys' Basketball 3I21ll11g't'l' Kenneth Cokerg Varsity Boys' Bas- ketball llanagger Hoy Tysingor: Varsity Footliall Blaiiager Keniivtli llrauglin: Junior Varsity Boys' Basket- ball Maiiager Jerry Coker: Varsity Foothall Manager Ilnssell llrangling and Varsity Football Managei Tommy Swaim. Managers, M. H. Cheerleaders Work Tirelessly BOOSTING SCHOOL SPIRIT with every tt-ani. Mills Home cheerleaders are Dorothy IVillian1s, Chief Peggy Foust. Joyce VI'ilson, and Bonnie Young: ,Yof pivfffrvrl are adclitional cheerleaders, Earl Mills and Barbara Hoffman. III Sweeping the floor is only one of inany sinall Init important tasks that fall on the shoulders of Thomas. , ., i llWe've Gotta Team and We're Gonn C H I E F CHEER- LEADER BONNIE MYERS works hard with other cheerlead- ers and student body to keep school spirit at a high level. a Shout lt!" BOOSTING ENTHUSIASM at pep rallies are Judy Durham, Eleanor Gray, Ruby Sluder, Chief Bonnie Myers, Linda Sullivan, Anne Stone, and Patsy Thomason. Part of the girls' success is due to the fine coach- ing of their adviser Mrs. Harold Modlin. - - 123 5 5 1 3 2? , if ,Z Q ,ga si if I if 5? EE 5 iz ii is QE S fi 51 2 . H+ V, pg' - I: ' S K W ' if Q V L i - -waamw , A L' Aff , - V Aix - 'wwf Mm, 1 ,sm M my L gm A f f .V 1 A . 1 L 'gf , 5-':, : Ivll ,r K 3 -,L,,:..,1 -- -, 'Z K - . .T , 1, ,V , -, 1 . f 53 1 sl -- f ff ' ' f '3 Q1 JP ' ,W ' i Q M V ' Mi' ' -QQ-wma M ' 5 iff, Q gf ' K Q . I li I L wax 1, I gr ik' Q ,Kev K f , ' I L. i ' :f " T 'f fiisi-lfmxg '72, 'ml gg f "ig If P , N M , A W 7 ?'i" MQWf -,Y JQW W' 2'?"5H ' I N fig ,ii A' 'f " A' 9 A ,. ' 5 4 -71 W 5 , f- ff -r S I Hal 4 1 Q, Q .saw i , x 3 , V, ,ew W , s f A vf 5m , my .f 7 K. ,ff ' 4, -A WA 9 ,K sf, . 0 m,L, W f E 1 311287-:U gs' W , ,. 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Manufacturers of Men's Staple and Fancy Halt Hose Thomasville North Carolina TROPICAL FISH AQUARIUM SUPPLIES JEWEL COTTON MILL 609 East Main Street 6 Estes Street Telephone 2-2270 Thomasville, N. C. If You Go To Work This Summer, Open A Checking Account Or A Savings Account, Because That Is The Best Way To Accumulate Money For Your Future Education. STATE CDMMERCIAL BANK Thomasville, N. C. Member of Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation I28 i Distinctive Auto Styling for the Young in Heart by Dodge WELBORN MOTORS, INC Your DODGE cmd PLYMOUTH Deczler Telephone 2814 LOCALLY OWNED AND OPERATED SHERATON MOTOR INN Thomasville, North Carolina l29 High Point Thomasville and Denton Railroad "Nothing but Service to Sell" AUTO BROKERS CO. "The Walking Mc1n'S Friend" 510 National Highway NEW AND USED CARS STAR FURNITURE co. UTY 'CE C' FUEL C0 Complete Home Furnishings Gulf Kerosene G Fuel Oil Since '904 mai 442 or 445 ASH EMORE BUSINESS COLLEGE 5 ' N K E L E C T RIC Sh East Main Street """0MA5V"-I-E PIEDMONT CLEANERS DRUG COMPANY 20 Salem Street Thomasville's Leading Cleaners Prescription Service l0'l2 Winston Street 52 Salem Street Phone 885 CHAIRTOWN FINANCE AND INSURANCE CO. LEACH'S CURB MARKET AND SODA BAR Auto Loans Financing . . Randolph Extension Refinancing . Thomasville, North Carolina 656 National Highway Phone 2654 DAVIDSON LAUNDRY G' DRY CLEANING CO. TOWN AND COUNTRY SHOP High Point Highway Phone 400 Lexington Ave. Thomasville, N, C, Thomasville, N. C. Furniture - Gifts - Drapery THOMASVILLE DOGWOOD HOSIERY COCA-COLA BOTTLING MILL, INC. COMPANY Phone 2381 Box 766 Dnnk Cakes Thomasville, N. C. Delicious and Refreshing Phone 3201 THGMPSON AUTO COMPANY r DAVIDSON FARM EQUIPMENT SINK, INCORPORATED Electrical Contracting Shop And Save At THE NEW EFlRD'S Everyday Motor Rewinding and Electrical Repairs "Thomasville's Friendly Store" Thomasville, N. C. Pl'l0l1E 9l6 Phone S4-l FIELDS, INC. NORTH STATE TELEPHONE COMPANY MARIE'S CAMERA AND HOBBY SHOP T H E F A I R L A D Y Ladies' Ready-to-Wear and 26 Salem St' Accessories Phone 2823 54 Salem - Professional Bldg. Phone 2897 HOLTON FURNITURE COMPANY W T N C 790 AM 98.3 FM "Complete Home Furnishers" Phone 488 Thomasville Broadcasting Co. CITY DRY CLEANERS JACKSON-WILLIAMS INCORPORATED Thomasville's Leading Cleaners Welborne Street 300 East Main Thomasville, N. C. THE JEWEL SHOPPE T O B I A S COMMUNITY LACKEY'S HARDWARE CO. 34 Salem Street Phone 385 Thomasville, N. C. AMOCO SERVICE Randolph Street Ext. Phone 406 Thomasville, N. C. Julius A. Green, General Agent SECURITY LIFE AND TRUST COMPANY Thomasville's Leading Lite Insurance Agency T'VILLE TELEVISION CENTER z Your DuMont and R.C.A. Victor I03 National Highway Thomasville, N. C. X' TOWNEH House RESTAURANT 302 East Main Phone 3268 if . enxvfife, 0"A' , Me 2 rfb few Q.,gf.efu.-5 LJ ' ' 0,31 wi g0'w'f5Z'jaffM, Zag JVQ. QJQ-dQ2.7'15fSLLL f coagyigg CARVING coMPANY ' JIM Post Office Box 506 Q QZAJQJ Phone soz EQ f Alia, ofa' PEOPLES SAVING AND LOAN ASSN. 50 Salem Street Phone 536 HUDSON-BELK COMPANY "Thomcisville's Largest Department Store" REED SUPPLY COMPANY "Everything for the Builder" Thomasville, North Carolina THOMASUN CHEVRON-'lj INC ERWIN LAMBETH Thomasville, North Carolina MANUFACTURERS SERVICE, INC Thomasville, North Carolina CAROLINA PAPER AND PAD CO. 6l0 South College Charlotte, N. C. WRENN HOSI ERY CO Liberty Drive Thomasville, N. C. ClTlZEN'S CREWS GROCERY INSURANCE AGENCY We Deliver General Insurance 24 salem Street Meats - Groceries - Produce Thomasville, N. C. Phone 2372 Lank Harris, Manager Thomasville, N. C. Diamonds - Watches - Jewelry TExAco SERVICE s"'e"""e BAUMEL'S JEWELERS Sky Chief -- Fire Chief GUS 34 w. Main sf. Phone 1254 Gillette Tires and Tubes 60 East Main Street Phone 2309 Thomasville, N. C. Thomasville's Friendly Credit Jewelers O VVI-IGLESALE 1...-i.1G9.-1.-..i.. THOMASVILLE THEATRES PALACE DAVIDSON Thomasville Dry Goods Company Tl'1omosville's Oldest - Newest Deportment Store Thomasville Clwair Company Tlfmomosville, N. C. Eat ar the visit MII-KY WAY JAKE T. BRUTON JEWELER National Highway for Th0m0SVille, N- C- Keepsake Diamond Rings SINK DRY CLEANERS ThomasvilIe's Oldest and TASTY BAKERY Most Reliable 40 East Main Street Phone 895 Phone 363 JOE T. SCROGGS PAUL Moron COMPANY AGENCY 716 East Main Street General Insurance Ph 410 one 4 Commerce Street Studebaker Cars and Trucks Tho'::Svmeg4?' 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