WORTHAM SCHOOL EXERCISES BE HELD
22.—(Spl. ) — The graduates of the Wortham high school will receive
their diplomas May 22 at eight o'clock, in the Wortham High school
audiotrium. The presentation will be made by Oliver Burleson,
president of the board of trustees.
Auerbach; Josephine Calame: Edith Craig, Roger W. Craig, William
Milton Craig, Uel L. Davis, Jr.. Lois DuBose, Herman Lewis Irvin,
Noma Ivey; Inez Matheson, Mary Louise Moss, William Poindexter,
Juanita Price, M. A. Riley, Jr., Ioma Smith, Charles Allen Stubbs,
Jr., Weldon Dwaine Terry, Margaret Weaver, Woodrow Wilson Weldner,
Robert Vernon Williams, and Iris Wise.
Following is the
program: Processional, Miss Grace Hackney; invocation. Rev. T. L.
Crenshaw; instrumental solo, Stewart Jernigan; salutatory, M. A.
Riley, Jr., "Robin Sing a Merry Tune", Mrs. Dick Wimberley, Mrs.
John Munroe, accompanist: valedictory, Miss Margaret Weaver;
presentation of diplomas and awarding honors, Oliver Burleson,
president of the school board. Xylophone. solo, Marjorie Jones,
Benediction, Rev. C. A. Geco.
Poindexter, son of Mr. and Mrs. T. B. Poindexter was winner of the
Balfour medal, awarded to the best all-around student for
scholarship, loyalty and achievement, based on an average of four
years high school. This is the fifth time the medal has been won,
the other winners being Erin Newell, Oscar Edward Bounds. Marjorie
Jones and Lillie Roark Meador.
Corsicana Daily Sun – Wednesday, May
Submitted by Diane Richards