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Page 17 text:
SENIOR CLASS HISTORY
School as a sheel of paper whate
On whach each class that comes' must wrate
Its word or two and then comes naght
Four years ago we who were th n excated and be
waldered Freshmen found ourselves runnang hather thathe
and yon an the hallways of dear old P H S After we
came fully acquaanted we elected Mass Masterson as our
sponsor Class offacers elected were Charles Overton
presadent Jam Matchell vace presadent Roy Tapton
secretary and Lena Evans treasur r Our nomanees for
Kang and Queen of the Harvest Festaval that year vere
Kathleen Mays and Snooks Scarbro who held thard
place an the cont st After our struggles and headach s wath
fanal exams we parted hopang to see everyone the follow
After three months of w ll earned vacataon we ad
vanced to the wase group called the Sophomore class
The dasectaons an Baology equataons an algebra and
cookanq sessaons an Home Ec managed to k ep us all
an a wharl That year we elected Mr Haworth as our spon
sor and re elected Charles Overton and Jam Matchell as
presadent and vac presadent Other offacers were Lena
Evans secretary and R W Byrd treasurer Our canda
dates for Kang and Queen Fred Compton and Lena Evans
won thard place
Thus passang the half way mark an our search for know
ledge we bcam brallaant Junaors After assemblang we
elected Mass Armstrong and Mrs Coker as our sponsors
Our offacers were Ralph Sl arpe presadent Flon7e So ey
We the Senaor class of Powell Hagh School an taae y ar
of our Lord nan tecn hundred and forty sax beang of sane
mand and sound body and desarous of bequeathang our
propertaes and memora s do hereby attest and establash
thas our last wall and testament thus declarang voad ll
former walls made by us
To the Junaors w leave the dagnafaed appearance
whach they must hav before becomang Seno s next year
They wall also be entatled to all the raghts ancl pravaleaes
we have enaoyed
To the Soohomores we le ve our h nrtfelt sympathaes
As a result of prast exp racnces v1e are able to fores e the
traals thy must und roo an order to have peace wath next
years Senaor group How ver we hooe that they wll be
ahl to gran end bear at
We leave to the Frshmen the sacred desks and bat
tered lockers whach have so nobly borne our abuse and
rrastreatment foa tne past four yars
To all who hope to become Freshmen next year we
leave the confusaon and dasorder that wall be the rs through
out thear farst term an hagh school
vace presad nt Flossae Dew secretary and Fonda Hal
an treasurer We found ourselves to be a very co
operatave group The haghlaghts of our .lunaor year were the
crownang of Flonze Sorey and Elsae Clabough as Kang and
Queen of the Carnaval and the formal banquet whach we
gave the senaors at Haghlands Grall Durang thas school year
we lost four of our classmates Mary Anne Herrel who
loaned the ranks of marra d folk R W Byrd and Davad
Shape who entered the Navy and Roy West who aoaned the
Upon absorbang suffacaent knowledge our class then
made up of tharty two members b came the senaor class
of P H S We became very susceptable to that dread
disease known as senaor atas After survavang at we organ
azed our class re electang Mrs Coker and Mass Armstrong
as our sponsors Ralph Sharpe presadent and Flonze
Sorey vace presadent Lena Evans and Bruce Mayes were
elect cl secretary and treasurer
Elsae Clabough and Flonze Sorey surprased us an the
early fall by announcang thear marraage We found our
selves an for another surprase when lren Maze bade us
Good by and marraecl Eugene Weaver
After struqglang through mad term exams we occupaed
our tame lookang forward to th annual Junaor Senaor ban
quet and rnakang our plans for graduataon
The end of the year as here and our haah school career
as at an end lt as wath regret that we leave our classmates
and Powell Hagla School at as wath aoy and apprecaataon for
those who have helped us so that we now have advanced
one step more toward our seccess an late
Our sancere gratatude goes to our sponsors whose ef
forts made at passable for us to caccomplash cv rythang we
To the faculty members and all othe school personnel
we offer our apprecaataon for all they have meant to us as
Instructors and as true fra nds We thank them too for the
enaoyable memoraes whach wall always be ours
Our wealthy estate of personal belongangs we do he e
by dastrabute as follows among the faculty and student body
I Maraora Brown leave my antel' ct al ab laty to Myrtle
l Jack Cooper leave my husky bualsl to Kelay Black
I Mary Rhodes leave my athl tac abalaty to Faye Lamb
I Marae Fann leave my neatness and popularaty to
I Vaolet Satterfaeld I ave my sally gaagle to Dorothy
I Snooks Scarbro leave my bass voace and abalaty to
get along wath teachers to Lynn Morgan
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Page 16 text:
WHO S WHO IN THE SENIOR CLASS
BRUCE MAYES Handsomest Boy FLONZE SOREY
RALPH SHARPE Boy Wtth Best Personality SNOOKS SCARBRO
LENA EVANS Girl Wtth Best Personality NELL RUTHERFORD
ELSIE SOREY ..,...,., , ., .Prettiest Girl A " " ' " I
Page 18 text:
We Flonze and Elsle Sorey leave our marnage llcens
to Fred Jennongs and Barbara Brught
I Douglas Webster leave my tenor twang to David
I Fonda Holland leave my sw aters to be wo n by
I Don Fenton leave Don Fenton to Elsre Bray
I Ralph Sharpe leave my abllltxes athletic schola
tlc and otherwlse to Clyde Letslnger
I Allen Henser leave my physique that I got from Hlan
Ladd to Paul Reed
I Bonnie Owens leave my grace and manners to Ar
I Mildred Roop leave my llpstlck to Imogene Ixmg
I Flossle Dew leave my haxr do to Irene Keck
I Wullle Ruth Cannon leave my knowledg of Spamsh
to Ellzabeth Morgan
I Br ce Mayes I ave tte rest of my bottle of halr orl
to Bull Hurst
I Kathleen Mays leave my cute flgur to Dorothy
I Loretta McBee leave free access to my frct on Inbrary
to Lucille Deford
I Jlm Mrtchell leave my good behavior and quiet
nature to Edward Hawklns because Ed has a real need for
I Kyle North leave my super sales talk Io Calvrn
I Margaret Hayes leave my book llow to Stay
Short to Mary Kate Stooksbury
I Nell Rutherford leave How to Becom Tall In Ten
Lessons to Mildred Brock
I Lena Evans leave my nuc vouce to Vrvuan Rhodes
I Joyc Green leave I y cccent to whomever IS able
to use It
I Hazel Fake leave my long eyelashe to Sala Prater
I Marne Cooper leave my Englnsh Books to tvary Ellen
I Ted Beelcr leave my mechanlcal genius to Conley
I Chrlstrna Wilkerson leave my qux t dlsposltlon to
Lastly we hereby appomt Mr H .I Fowler as sole
executor of thus wrll to b made effectuve on the 23rd day
of May I9-46 Knowing has famrllarlty wnth the law we feel
that he IS most capable of handling the aforesad endow
In wttness thereof we the graduating class of 46 affrx
our honorable seal In the presence of the subscrnbung wat
nesses of thus wall at the request of the testators and IH
thesr presence and In the presence of each other
Wntnesses Sensor Class of 1946
Mrs Jas F Coker
Mass Amy Armstrong
Today .luly I9 I954 I Mxldred Roop have turned
back your pages to refresh my memories or the dear ole
class of 46 I am grateful to you Friend Diary for remand
mg me of what my classmates are doing and have ac
September 5 l947 Tomght my good neighbor polrcy
was carlng for the twins of Mr and Mx Flonze Sorey
lEIs1e Claboughl whale they attended a danc
October 25 I947 Today as I ate a sandwich at
Millers Grill whom did I see but Douglas Webster clear
Ing off tables whale wamng for has future wife to frnlsh
November I8 I947 Kyle North us now president of
the Marilyn Shoe Store Loretta McBee us has only clerk
December I3 I947 Today I recenved a letter from
Captaun Bruce Mayes saying he was expectung a furlough
February 3 I948 Ive learned that Fonda Holland has
frnlshed her beauty course and IS now working at the
Double Snooty Beauty Shop
March 6 I948 Wlllle Ruth Cannon has been ep
pornt d Red Cross Supervisor for Knox County
May ll I948 I had the pleasure of buying a ham
burger from Ralph Sharpe at his own restaurant un Powell
July 6 I948 Marne Fann IS servung the public In one of
our largest department stores whale waltlng for her on
and only to flnlsh hrs vlslt wlth Uncle Sam
September I3 l948 The form r Nell Rutherfod
now a soldners wufe rs happy In thenr little log cabin IH
November I I948 Marlorle Brown has returned to
college after a brlef vrslt wrth her parents
December 29 l948 Bonnie Owens has taken the 'ob
of caring for the cnldren at an orphans home
February 6 I949 Snooks Scarbro Rlcward Burton
and Don Fenton are now servlng In the Army of Occupatuon
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