Unity High School - Rocket Yearbook (Tolono, IL)

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Curtis Alexander, ,v ,we 'Y 333 Floyd Henson Pat Metzger Flora Smith Myra Francis Howard Barnes Francis Griffith Anna Mahaffey Beatrice Tuck 8 Cary Knoop, Lelah Wimmer Elvamar Anderson Virginia Endley Carl Stover Don Coil Eileen jansky TS... Left to right: Mr. Robinson, Mr. McGee, Mr. Hall, Mr. McCarrey, Mr Hettinger, Mr. O'Nei1l. 'X suing Left to right: Mrs. Taylor, Mrs. Barnhart, Mrs. Schwehm. Mrs. Morenz, Mr. Morenz Ima' -'Q Beverly Bailey Bill Berbaum igill Bolger Bob Bond Bill Clark' Edith Clennon Mary Davis Joan Decker Fred Dennis Gene Drews Bill Godsell Roseann Godsell Jim Gorman Bob Graham Jim Graves Duyane Grothe Pat Hahn 1 Marlene Harris Pat Harris Shirley Hart Alice Hartman Betty Hettinger Barbara.Idleman Delores Jackson Darlene Jenkins Tom Klitzing Diane Lauson Eva Lewis Mary McCormick Carol McGee Norma Morenz Ina Mowell Joanne Oakes Terry O'Nei11 Carol O5Nei11 Tom Olson Charlene Page Nancy Parsons Harry Petticrew Beverly Pridemore Don Rice Carol Ross Wava Rusher Arlene Rutherford Melvin Schroeder Gene Spencer Shirley Temple Alice Trowbridge Betty Welch - K Benny Wilson ,QQ Dolores Wishall Ilene Wright Patsy Wright Barbara Woodcock Sltting left to right: Duyane Grothe, Vice President: Carol O' Left to right. aigiiif secretary: Jim Gorman' President Mrs. Beatrice Tucker and Mrs. Lelah Wimmer C - o Bob Graham, Treasurer 0 spons rs E .Lx -9 .s .. I2 .. HARLENE AUCE ELWN MARLENE PAT E VA BML CAROL JOAN BARBARA IRLEY PNY BETTY DLANE BEVERLY MARY AUCE GENE ARLENE N I Pictured in circle--Class officerm Peggy Jo Honn, President, Charles McDuffee, Treasurer, Uargareth Franks, Vice-president, Bill Hallo- well Secretary xzw First Row! james Taylor, Dwight Wilson, Linda Taylor, Elaine Wienke Second Row: Robert WhightsiL Geraldine Woodcock, Elbert Webb, Jackie Wood an i First Row: Conrad Idleman, john Klitzing Second Row: Dorothy Kerns, Lewis Little, Lucille Jarboe, Marjorie Kresin, Virginia Kobel, Mary C. Loues Third Row: Darrell Hulmes, Ruth Lietz, Richard Hutchinson First Row: Buddy Fitzgerald, Char- les Demlow, Janet Colee Second Row: Doris Franks, Charles Hinners, Phyllis Dodd, Gene Deed- rick, Bertha Jo Houston, Jane Cole, Charles Henderson GRS Seated: Tudy Coates, Ann Casey, Marlene Clark, LaRue Bedient Kneeling: James Billman, Betty Atteberry, Terry Clark Standing: Norma Andrews, Bill Bialeschki, Shirley Clem, Rosalie Baker Seated: Glenn Rutherford, Beverly Strack, Seated: joe McQueen, Madonna Mc Cormick, Floyd Mingee, Avonne McCloskey Standing: James Ninmer, james Pridemore, jane McLennan, Nina Parsons Mrs. Jansky, Mrs. Francis, Sponsors Medra Swaney, Donald Stoerger, Homer Robin- SOD Kneeling: Boyd Smith, Peter Schumacher Standing: jean Schwehm, Betty joan Reed, Duane Sti 'N Ki, Seated: Kenny Wood, Irma Wheeler, Marilyn Schwehm, Carol Smith, Ronald Starwalt Kneeling: James Walker, Robert Trowbridge Standing: Beverly Schaefer, Grace Williams, Carolyn Toppe, Doyle Wood- ard M VW .4 .y Q. . L, Pictured in circlee-Class officers Sharon Cummins, President, Scotty Kirby, Secretary, Rondall jackson, Treasurer' Bob Eaton, Vice-president Seated: Doris Phillips, John Revell, Eddie Myers, Frances Roberts, John Mumm Kneeling: jim Parry, Jerry Mullen Standing: Mary Kay Negangard, Don- nie Ruffner, junior Oakes, Gayle O' Neill, Curtis Roy J1 iiisoPHo L Seated: John Lovingfoss, Eva Kam- min, Carol Lawhead, Mary McElroy, Eugene Kamradt Kneeling: Walter Medlen, Carl Mag- samen, Bob Long Standing: Barbara Junkert, David Lee, Donna McElwee MCRES Seatedi Elsie Miller, Karen Malohn, Virginia Monical, Ronald Miller, Rita McGee Kneeling: Leland McWhorter, Bill Mullen Standing: Marajen Mosier, Peggy Matsler, Roy Mowell, Lois McWhorter, Marjorie Morenz ,H Seated: Marilyn Frerichs, Buddy Hallowell, Melinda Cooper, Richard Graham, Betty Dillman Kneeling: Jack Dubois, Philip Griffin Standing: Leonard Hulmes, Kay Davis, George Davis, Marcia Cole, Joyce Davis .z.Eu! ,QW ,--- -n- Seated: Pat Block, Lorraine Clark, Jackie Baker, Bob Bolger, Alan Borders Kneeling: Ronald Bretzlaff, john Becker, Ronnie Campbell Standing: Richard Carrell, Helen Bray, Ruth Bialeschki, Jim Berbaum RNS Mr. Coil--Sponsor .-r""x -9' rfxavnf Yu... we sua .au Wilma aw Ml .wa hu. weve 2:4 Maw Gene Drews I Bill Bialeschki Bob Graham Captain Benny Wilson -f f! Melvin Schr Duyane Grothe oeder Jim Gorman Scotty Kirby ..20... Kenny Wood Bob Bond Bob Lon Don R1ce 1 1 E. af Kg 3 M 'N jim Ninmer Chuck McDuffee ' 1 i. -wr 51.4. i 'I ' -..1- arrel1Hulm -1 John Mumm Bill Godsell Terry 0'Nei11 Dxck Graham--Manager -22- Tom Klitzing Jim Taylor Mr. Barnes, Coach First Row: Second Row: Third Row: o Season's Record . Unity 0 Unity 20 Unity 12 Unity 12 Unity 14 Unity 25 Unity 7 Unity 5 Villa Grove Farmer City Gibson City Lakeview Monticello Rantoul St. Theresa Tuscola Kenny Woods, Melvin Schroeder, Bob Graham, Gene Drews, Duyane Grothe Scotty Kirby, Jim Gorman Benny Wilson, Donald Rice, Bill Bialeschki Bob Bond .. 23 .- First Row, Seated left to right: Benny Wilson, Don Rice, Bob Long, Kenny Woods, Gene Drews, Charles McDuffee, Darrell Hulmes, Connie Idleman, Jim Gorman. Second Row, Seated left to right: Johnny Revell, Carl Magsmenf Bill Godsell, Melvin Schroeder, john Mumm, Bob Eaton, Bob Bond, Scotty Kirby Philip Griffin, Richard Graham, Manager Third Row, Seated left to right: Howard Barnes, Coach: Bill Bialeschki, Tom Klitzing, Bob Graham, DuyaneGrothe, Jim Ninmer, Bill Hallowell, Ronnie Campbell, Terry O'Nei1l Floyd Henson, Assistant Coach Fourth Row, Standing left to right: Junior Oakes, Buddy Hallowell, Billy Mullen, Robert Whightsil, Ronnie Bretzlaff, David Lee, Charles Henderson, Jerry Mullen, Ronnie Jackson, Jim Taylor Q W , , "'- T if 'ff . A "M + i iii " - fii Qs? ggi Eimymie QV, away Y Q? e,5?,f Q5 in je! Q rw A .lj. .,.. Q . ' - -5 L ,, ,.,, ' , . ' . I , . ., K N i n H g? I l 5 xl R 7 , i . , , A . 1 , my . 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Jim Gorman, Tom Klitzing, Terry O'Neill, Melvin Schroeder First row: Dwight Wilson Second row:l.to r. Bill Bialeschki, Bill Hallowell , Carl Magsmen Third row: Bob Long, Conrad Idlehan, Darrell Hulmes Second row: 1. to r Gene Drews, Duyane Grothe Benny Wilson, Harry Petti crew .n 28 .- ,mf wry H YP Front Row, Left to right: jim Gorman, Bob Eaton, Melvin Schroeder, Boyd Smith, John Mumm, Bob Bond, Kenny Wood Back Row, Left to right: Mr. Henson, Coach: Duyane Grothe, Benny Wilson,Don Rice, Bill Bialeschki, Mr. Barnes, Assistant Coach Front Row Dwight Walker, Kneeling, George Back Row, Left to right: Wilson, Charles McDuffee, Carl Magsamen, John Revell, Eugene Kamradt, james Gene Wilsey, Conrad Idleman Left to right: David and Bill Hallowell, Managers Left to right: Mr. Barnes, Don Ruffner, Ronnie Campbell, Jim Ninmer, Jerry Mullen, Bud Hallowell, Mr. Henson 'PEG :H Wgmmmfmvmm i291 ao Aer: Dolores Jackson HOMECOMING QUEEN of 1952 ' - -. lsr--ww ,. . W 'GK , f - Vg,gQizii3'?.f:g7V V, 23 kxyf 5 5 Vkkg ' NAV, QPGANIZ ATIONS ,A XS W gv' qwdtwi-0' 5 ff! 195' XX 1,5 ' of ew Qef 15' NX . K ,, X492 STUDENT COUNCIL Left to right, Front row: Alice Hartman, Doris Franks, Pat Harris, Jane Cole, Bob Bond, Bill Bialeschki, Don Rice Back Row: Mrs. Jansky, Kenny Wood, Dick Graham, Mr.Grif- fith JR. RED CROSS Left to right: Mrs. Frances, Charlene Page, Bob Graham, Richard Graham, Frances Roberts, Jim Pridemore G. A. A. Left to right: Arlene Rutherford-Secret ary-treasurergBetty Welch Vice Presidentg Eva Lewis President: Beverly Pride more-Point Chairmang Mrs Metzger-Advisor fwim kim . X r I , gl J 13 s , , su, A .W G'-m.,dME'9H-S k mliiifv-"" ,,,.,,.f-P' 1-K Av 'iff gm? W? A 1 L.,' M iff , E Q 1 5' ,f ,f Q ' xg? 5 B 3492 5 3:7 kihn, V5 , , . A I ww , 2 b ' my , . - -f fvs.f4'19g, . . X ia if 2 ul, ,fi 1 ay K I X ii. , f K. AJ I C v U ,WMM wigmgm ,541 mg--1252 -: Q ,F . S . Q, . N 5, . f n- sf v I 3' 3 E , K If A 41, 'Z' 5 if 5 J-3 M QR Q E' FI Fl S he Left to right: Wu I Ronald Starwalt,James Nin- mer, Melvin Schroeder, Don Rice, Bill Clark, Charles McDuffee, Mr. Coil Left to right: Terry Clark, Bill Godsell, Jim Ferris, Charles Hin- ners, Bill Berbaum, Harry Petticrew, Darrell Hulmes, Charles Demlow,james Bill- man, Lewis Little, Robert Bond First Row: -+1 ,eee Second Row: Jim Taylor,Rona1d jackson, Gene Wilsey, Floyd Mingee, Bob Eaton, Buddy Fitgerald Leonard Hulmes,Jim Ber- baum, Ronald Bretglaff, Donald Stoerger,Bob Whight- sil, Dwight Wilson e"""'alXXt Le ft to right: James Walker, Eu- gene Kamrsdt, Jim Perry, David Lee, john Mumm, Kenny Wood, Jerry Mull- en, Scotty Kirby, Doyle Woodard,Ro- bert Trowbridge, john Revell, Don- nie Ruffner Left to right--seated: Carol Ross, President, Alice Trowbridge, Vic lene jenkins, Secretary, Miss Endly, Ad- visor: Joyce Davis, Historian Left to right--standing: Sharon Cummins, Public Relations, Edith Clennon, Program Chairman: Carol O'Neill, Assistant Program Chairman: Betty Welch, Recreation ChairmangMary Davis, Project Chairman, Alice Hartman, Song Leader: Bev- erly Pridemore, Parliamentarian e President: Betty Reed, Treasurer: Dar- Left to right--seated: Arlene Rutherford, Diane Lauson, Marjorie Kresin, Dolores Jackson, Barbara Idleman, Mary Edith Mc Cormick, Eva Lewis Left to right---standing: Virginia Kobel, Dorothy 7 'aa mal aj' Kerns, Peggy Matsler, Rita McGee Left to right--seated: Roseann Godsell, joan Decker, Phyllis Dodd, Rosalie Baker. Left to right--standing: Left to fiEhf5 Lorraine Clark, Shirley Clem, Ann Casey, Lois McWhorter, Nancy Parsons, Nina Parson5JV Linda Taylor, jackie Baker, Ruth Bialeschki, Grace Williams, Beverly Schaefer, Frances Kay Davis Rqhgrts, BeverLy,Strack, Ina Mowell. Bar- bara Woodcock, jean Schwehm, Doris Phil- lips, Charlene Page, Marilyn Schwehm, i-we - - W f. N. ,.., I. aw.-pmm. -I 1 Boy's Sextette: Seated, Mrs. Anderson,Direct,org Standing, left to r ight Fred Dennis, Bill Godsell, jim Gorman, Bill Clark, Don Rice, and Bob Graham First Row, Left to right: Eva Ann Kamin, Melinda Cooper, Gayle O'Neill, Shirley Hart, Carol jane Smith, Bertha jo Houston, Mrs. Anderson, Director, Margareth Franks, Medra Swaney, Mary Davis, Bev- erly Schaefer, Evelyn Williams, Doris Phillips, and Mary Edith McCormickf Second Row: Alice Hartman, Dianne Lauson, Arlene Rutherford, President, Madonna McCormick, Patsy Wright, Bud Hallowell, Jerry Mullen, Ronnie Campbell, Junior Oakes, Sharon Cummins, Carol O'Neill, Phyllis Dodd, Rosalie Baker, and Lucille Jarboe Third Row: Carol Sue Lawhead, Patty Block, Tudy Coates, Beverly Bailey, Fred Dennis, Terry O' Neill, Bill Hallowell, Bill Clark, Bob Graham, Doris Franks, Edith Clennon, Barbara Idleman, and Betty Dillman Fourth Row: Charlene Page, Joanne Oakes, Pat Harris, Linda Taylor, Connie Idleman, Benny Wilson, Secretary-Treasurer, Duyane Grothe, Vice-President, Don Rice, Chuck McDuffee, Richard Graham, Avonne McCloskey, Mary McElroy, Ina Mowell, and Peggy jo Honn Fifth Row: Eva Lewis, Virginia Monical, jim Graves, Bob Eaton, Carl Magsaman, John Revell, Bill Godsell, Bill Bolger, Jim Gorman, Jane Cole, and Beverly Pridemore. Absent Picture-Ann Casey, Librarian ,QQ ,,, -L :i First Row, Left to right: Arlene Rutherford, Mary Edith McCormick, Carol O'Nei1l, Jane Cole, Peggy Honn, Ma- donna McCormick Second Row: Charlene Page, Edith Clennon, Beverly Pride- more, Doris Franks, Alice Hartman, Mar- gareth Franks First Row, Left to right: Peggy Honn, Mary Edith McCormick, Gayle O'Neill, Alice Hartman, Diane Lauson, Arlene Rutherford, Mrs. Anderson Second Row: Margareth Franks, Carol O'Nei1l, Edith Clennon, Patsy Wright, Sharon Cummins, Ma- donna McCormick Third Row: Lucille Jarboe, Frances Roberts, Charlene Page, Beverley Schaefer, Barbara Idleman, Doris Franks Fourth Row: Mary McElroy, Linda Taylor, jane Cole, Virginia Monical, Beverly Pridemore, Avonne McCloskev, Pat Harris 1"""'x BAND Left to right: Charlene Page, Virginia Monical, Tudy Coates, Me- linda Cooper f a of Seated, left to right: Linda Taylor-Treasurer- Bob Bond-Secretary,Me1vin Schroeder-President, Terry Clark-Vice President Standing,left to right: Mr.Stover-Director, Arlene Rutherford-Assistant Li- brarian:Tom Olson-Quartet- Master: Carol Ross-Librar- ian First Row, Left to right: Arlene Rutherford, Alice Hartman, Marjorie Kresin, Elaine Wienke, Bertha Houston, Carol Ross, Doris Franks, Mary McElroy, Melinda Cooper, Peggy Honn Second Row, Left to right: Marcia Cole, Maraien Mosier, junior Oakes, Barbara Idleman, Terry Clark, Betty Welch, Karen Malohn, Ronnie Bretz1aff,4lghn Lovingfoss, La Rue Bedient, Margareth Franks, Tudy Coates, Kay Davis, Pat Harris, Charlene Page Third Row, Left to right: Ruth Bialeschki, Frances Roberts, Doris Phillips, Beverly Strack, Sharon Cummins, Jerry Mullen, Avonne McCloskey, Richard Graham, Duyane Grothe, Robert Bolger, Shirley Hart, Bob Bond, Melvin Schroeder, Ronnie Campbell, Mr. Stover, Director, Connie Idle- man, Linda Taylor, Virginia Monicalg Barbara Woodcock, Charles McDbffee, Tom Olson. -f1 l im .,,. -f,, ,- - -ff--ffaf nil 1iwiewul uf 1-0-1- ENSEMBLES Left to right: Alice Hartman, Edi- tor: Carol O'Neil1, Secretary, Mrs. Ma- haffey, AdvisorgDon Rice, Treasurer:Mrs Metlgef, Advisor: Peggy Honnx Assist- ant Editor Left to right: Kay Davis, Sharon Cummins, Avonne Mc Closkey, LaRue Be- dient, Darlene Jen- kins, Mary Loues Left to right: Margareth Franks, Peggy Matsler, Diane Lauson, Betty Welch, Carol Ross, Arlene Rutherford ,,.........-v ,...........-.-. L...-1-an ...imap-4-as t to right: Madonna McCormick, Jane Cole, jackie Baker, Mary Edith McCormick, Bill Bialeschki, Dolores Jack- son .4- 6 , xrst Row, front to back: Doris Phillips, Tudy Coat- es and Jane McLennan, Eva Lewis and Virginia Monical Second Row, front to back: Rita McGee: Marlene Harris and Beverly Strackg Bar- ra Idleman and Janet Colee Standing, Left to right Miss Smith, Advisor: Doris Franks, Associ- ate Editor: Bob Gra- ham, Senior Assistant Editorg Betty Reed, Junior Assistant Edi- tor, Mrs. Francis, Ad visor Seated: Charlene Page, Editor Left to right: Charles McDuffee,Fi- nancial Managerg Mar- lene Clark, Business Manager: Shirley Hart Production Managerg Linda Taylor, Histor- ian, Frances Roberts, Sophomore Representa- tive: Barbara Wood - cock, Exchange Mana- ger, Nancy Parsons, Circulation Manager: Pat Hahn, Stenogra- phic Representativeg Norma Andrews, Staff Artist, Beverly Schae fer, Sophomore Repre- sentative Left to right: geporters--Joanne Oakes W etty Hettingerg Bertha U v v e9t?cN9QDc,c,c Hoiistong Nol'ma Morex1z Dorothy Kernsg Virginia Kobel,Nina Parsons: Geral dine Woodcockg Elaine Weinke L.. ii .wg First Row, Left to right: Jackie Baker, Beverly Strack, Ann Casey, Mar- jorie Kresin, Jane McLennan, Charles McDuffee Second Row, Left to right: . Mrs. Francis-Advisor: Dolores Jackson-Vice- Presidentg Mary McElroy, Marlene Clark-Pres- identg Dwight Wilson, Bill Hallowell .. 46 .- First Row, Left to right: Jackie Woods, Virginia Ko- bel, Jane Cole-Secretaryg Shirley Hart, Kay Davis, Jim Gorman Second Row, Left to right: Barbara Woodcock, Roseann Godsell, Elaine Wienke, Lucille Jarboe, Bertha jo Houston tht, JN,bl','V:y..v., W kr , .. , ,V 5wXYwPr-iff' "A"f- ' A ' ,, ,.g A , M . , A .. X is we xxfkgfi' , A , W ff M3 H' ?' 5,: f Rl, , gf? s X wi.f1'! 3. rv 'HL lr, N,W,.,,5 , K H V Q f.'M x ,ff F ..,,.4w 1:1-.N -. 5 pq.: ,Lk ..:-.Q -11' " 2, f 5, ,Q I P:-I-f 4-vsgigplfs r- ' G0 :I Ns 1 5 5.4 EQ QQ' M 5 R . 'N , 1 E, Girls' P. E. if Spanish Classes I and II Industrial Arts Art Class ML . z .....--.-. Typing II Physics Shorthand II Biology SENICDR BIOGRAPHIES Beverly Bailey F.H.A. 2-3-4, G.A.A. 2-3, Mixed Chorus 4 Bill Berbaum F.F.A. 2-3-4 Bill Bolger South Shore High School 2-3-4, Chorus 4, Dramatics Club 4 "The Little Dog Laugh- ed" 4 Academy Award, Thespian 4 Robert W. Bond Football 2-3-4, Basketball 2-3-4, Track 2-3-4, Baseball 2, Student Council 2-3-4 Sec'y. Treas. 4, F.F.A. 2-3-4 Vice Pres. 3 Reporter 2, Band-2-3-4 Secretary 4 Vice Pres. 3, "The Little Dog Laughed" 4, Lettermans' Club 2-3-4 Pres. 4, Rocketeer 2, junior Marshall 3, Homecoming Escort 4 Bill Clark F.F.A. 2-3-4, Dramatics Club 4, Chorus 4, Boys' Sextette 4, "The Little Dog Laugh- ed" 4, "Why I Am a Bachelor" 3, Thes- pian 4 Edith Clennon Cheerleader 3-4, F.H.A. 2-4, G.A.A. 2-3- 4, Chorus 2-3-4, Girls' Glee Club 2-3-4, Unitette 4, Class Secretary 2, Operetta 2-3-4 Mary Davis F.H.A. 2-3-4 Parliamentarian 3 Project Chr. 4, G.A.A. 2-3-4, Mixed Chorus 4 joan Decker F.H.A. 4, G.A.A. 2-3-4 Fred Dennis Boys' Sextette 4, Basketball Manager 2, Baseball Manager 2, Dramatics Club 4, "The Little Dog Laughed" 4, Chorus 4, Thespian 4, Class Vice President 2 Eugene Drews Football 3-4, Football Manager 2, Letter- mans' Club 2-3-4 Bill Godsell F.F.A. 2-3-4, Football 4, Chorus 2-3-4, Boys'Sextette4, Operatta 2-3-4, Dramat- ics Club 4 x Rose Ann Godsell F.H.A. 2-4, G.A.A. 2, Dramatics Club 4, Chorus 2-4, Girls' Glee Club 2, Library Club 4 James Gorman Lettermans' Club 3-4, Basketball 2-3-4. Baseball 2-3, Football 2-3-4, Chorus 2-3- 4, Rocket 2, Class President 2-4 Bob Graham Chorus 2-3-4, Dramatics Club 3-4 Pres. 4, Rocketeer 2-3-4 Asst. Editor 3-4. Leffef- mans' Club 3-4,Football 2-3-4, Track 2-3, Baseball 2-3-4, Basketball 2-3, Operetta 2-3-4. "The Little Dog Laughed" 4,"The Rivals" 3, Thespian 3-4, Class Treasurer 4, Junior Red Cross 2-4, Boys' Sextette 4 James Graves Chorus 4, Basketball 2 Duyane Grothe Football 2-3-4, Basketball 2-3-4 Co. Capt. 4, Baseball 2-3-4, Track 2-4, Band 2-3-4,Chorus 2-3-4 Vice Pres. 4, Operetta 2-3, Lettermans' Club 2-3-4, Class Vice Pres. 4, Homecoming Escort 2-4 Pat Hahn Camera Club 2, Rocketeer 2-3-4, G.A.A. 2-4 Marlene Harris G.A.A. 3-4, F.HJA. 2-3-4, Rocketeer 4 Pat Harris Akron High,School 2, Band 3-4, Girls' Glee Club 3-4, Chorus 3-4, Class Vice Pres. 3, Student Council 4, Cheerleader 3-4, G.A.A. 3-4, Junior Martial 3, Home- coming Queen Attendant 4, Pancake Festi- val Queen Attendant 4 Shirley Hart Girls' Glee Club 2, Chorus 2-3-4, Band 2-3-4, Dance Band 3-4, G.A.A. 2-4, Dra- matics Club 2-4,fl1The Little Dog Laugh- ed" 4, Operetta 2-3-4, Rocket 2, Rocket- eer 2-3-4, Library Club 4 Alice Hartman Student Council 2-3-4 Sec'y. 3 Vice Pres. 4, Band 2-3-4 Treas. 3, Chorus 2-3-4, Girls' Glee Club 2-3-4, RockgivQ-3-4 Editor4,0peretta2-3-4, nTheRivalsn 3, "The Little Dog Laughed 4,Thespian3-4, Dramatics Club 2-3-4,Point Chairman 4, G.A.A. 3-4, F.H.A. 2-4 Song Leader 4, Rocketette 2-3-4, Homecoming Queen At- tendant 2-4, Dance Band 4 Betty Lou Hettinger Dramatics Club 4, Rocketeer4, F.H.A. 2-3 Barbara Idleman Girls' Glee Club 4, Chorus 4, Band 2-3-4, Dance Band 4, F.H.A. 3-4, Rocketeer 4, Class Treasurer 2 Dolores jackson F.H.A. 3-4, Library Club Vice Pres. 4, Rocket 4, Homecoming Queen 4 Darlene Jenkins F.H.A. 2-3-4 Project Chairman 3 Sec'y. 4, Dramatics Club 4,Thespian 4, "The Little Dog Laughed" 4, Rocket 4 Tom Klitzing Basketball 2-3-4, Football 2-3-4, Base- ball 2-3-4, Lettermans' Club 3-4, Home- coming Escort 4 .. 50 .- SENIOR BIOGRAPHIES Diane Lauson Rocket 2-4, Rocketeer 2-3, G.A.A. 2-3-4, Dramatics Club 2-3-4 Treas. 4, "The Lit- tle Dog Laughed" 4 Academy Award, "Why I am a Bachelor" 3, F.H.A. 4, Mixed Cho- rus 2-3-4, Girls' Glee Club 2-3-4, Cho- rus 2-3-4, Operetta 2-3, Thespian 3-4 Eva Lewis Rocketeer 2-3, F.H.A. 2-3-4, G.A.A. 2-3- 4 Vice Pres. 3 Pres. 4, Mixed Chorus 4, Girls' Glee Club 3 Mary Edith McCormick F.H.A. 2-4,G.A.A. 2-3, Rocket 3-4, Girls' Glee Club 2-3-4 Pres.2 Vice Pres. 3 Pres. 4, Unitette 2-3-4, Mixed Chorus 2-3-4, Class Pres. 3, Dramatics Club 3-4, Thes- pian 4, "The Little Dog Laughed" 4, Homecoming Queen Attendant 4 Carol McGee F.H.A. 2-3, G.A.A. 2-3, Chorus 2 Ina Mowell F.H.A. 2-3-4, G.A.A. 2-3-4, Girls' Glee Club 3, Mixed Chorus 4 Norma Morenz F.H.A. 2-3, Rocketeer 3, Dramatics Club 4 Joanne Oakes Rocketeer 4, Mixed Chorus 4 Tom Olson Camera Club 3, Band 2-3-4 Asst. Quarter- master 3 Quartermaster 4, Dance Band 4 Carol 0'Neill Unitette 2-3-4, Chorus 2-3-4, Girls' Glee Club 2-3-4, G.A.A. 2-3-4, F.H.A. 2-4, Rocket 4 Sec'y. 4, Class Sec'y. 4, Dra- matics Club 4, Operetta 2-3-4, Rocketeer 2-3, Homecomihg Queen Attendant 4 Terry 0'Neill Football 2-3-4, Basketball 2-3-4, Track 2-3-4, Chorus 3-4, Lettermans' Club 3-4 Charlene Page Girls' Glee Club 2-3-4, Mixed Chorus 2-3- 4 Librarian 3, Operetta 2-3, Band 2-3-4 Librarian 3, Twirler 2-3 Head Majorette 4 F.H.A. 2-3-4 Vice Pres. 2 Song Leader 3, Dramatics Club 2-3-4 Srrapbook Chr. 4, Thespian 3-4, Rocket 2-3, "The Little Dog Laughed" 4, junior Red Cross 2-4. Unitette 2-3-4, Dance Band 3, Rocketeer 3-4 Asst. Editor 3 Editor-in-Chief 4 Nancy Parsons G.A.A. 3 Points Chr. 3, F.H.A. 2-3-4, Rocketeer 4 Harry Petticrew Track 2-3-4, Baseball 2, F AQA. 3-4, Let- termans' Club 4 ' Beverly Pridemore F.H.A. 2-3-4 Degree Chr. 2 Parliamentar- ian 3-4, G.A.A. 2-3-4 Point Chairman 4, Dramatics Club 3-4, Thespian 4, Chorus 3-4, Girls' Glee Club 2-3-4, Unitette 2-3-4 Don Rice F'F.A. 2-3-4 Treas. 3 Pres. 4, Football 2-3-4, Basketball 2-3-4, Track 2, Student Council 3-4 Pres. 4, Band 2, Chorus 3-4, Boys' Sextette 4, Rocketeer 2-3,Rocket 4, Lettermans' Club 3-4 Sec'y. 4, Homecoming Escort 4 Carol Sue Ross Band 2-4-4 Asst. Librarian 3 Librarian 4, Dance Band 4, F.H A. 2-3-4 Pres. 4, Dra- matics Club 2-3-4, Thespian 4, Rocket 4 "The Little Dog Laughed" 4 Arlene Rutherford Band 2-3-4, Dance Band 3-4, Chorus 3-4 Rocketette 3-4, Girls' Glee Club 3-4 Rocketeer 3,Rocket 4, G.A.A. 2-3-4 Sec'y Treas, 4, F'H.A. 4, Dramatics Club 2-3-4. Thespian4, Operetta 3-4,"The Little Dog ' Laughed" 4, Mixed Chorus 4 Pres. 4 1 n Melvin Schroeder Football 2-3-4, Basketball 2-3-4 Co- Capt. 4, F.F.A. 2-3-4 Sentinal 2 Vice Pres. 4, Band 2-3-4 Pres. 4, Lettermans' Club 4 Shirley Temple F.H.A. 2 Alice Trowbridge G.A.A. 3-4, F.H.A. 2-3-4, Historian 3 Vice Pres.4, Rocketeer 3-4, Girls' Glee Club 2 Betty Welch G.A.A. 2-3-4 Sports Manager 3 Vice Pres. 4, F.H.A. 2-3-4 Recreation Chr. 4, Dra- matics Club 2:3-4 Vice Pres. 3, Thespian 2-3-4, Cheerleader 2, Rocket 4, "The Little Dog Laughed" 4, Band 2-3-4 Benny Wilson Basketball 2-3-4, Football 2-3-4 Capt. 4, Lettermans' Club 3-4, Chorus 4, Baseball 2-3-4, Track 2, Homecoming King 4 Dolores Wishall Chorus 2-3, Operetta 2-3, F.H.A. 2-3, Girls' Glee Club 2 Barbara Woodcock F.H.A. 2-3-4, Band 2-3-4, Rocketeer 3-4, "The Little Dog Laughed" 4, Dramatics Club 4, Student Librarian 3-4 Ilene Wright Bend 2. 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