The Corsican
Volume 25 - 1940
Year Book of Corsicana High School
Corsicana, Navarro County, Texas


HOME


Corsican Index || Corsicana High School Index || 1940 CHS Classmates

Faculty | Seniors | Juniors | Sophomores


1940 CHS Commencement Program

Faculty

Board of Education
President - W. P. McCammon
Vice-President - Mrs. H. R. Stroube
Secretary - J. H. Sullivan

Faculty
Superintendent - W. H. Norwood

Principal - O. P. Douglas

Don Q. Adams - English

H. C. Allen - History, Commercial Law

R. A. Armstrong - History, Speech Activities

R. Llano Barron - Vocational Agriculture

Helen Bonner - History

M. S. Cook - Mathematics, English, History

Hortense Davant - English

G. T. Dickinson - English

Louie D. Agnew Elliott - Latin, English

L. P. Forsythe - Industrial Education

Hazell Hardage - Biology

Johnny R. Hall - Physical Education, Biology

B. E. Jeffers - Mathematics

H. L. Hill - Band

Anna Belle Kiber - English

Margaret Lowry - Music

Lloyd J. McCall - English

Lucile Marsh - Spanish

John A. Pierce - Drawing

Maxine Priddy - Typing, Physical Education

Annie Maud Shaw - Mathematics

Eda Watson - Librarian

Mrs. V. E. Wheeler - Bible

Minnie Wiles - History, Civics, Economics

J. G. Willard - Chemistry, Physics

Mrs. Murphy Williams - Homemaking

Woodrow H. Wilson - Education

K. Manette Wilson - Commercial

Mrs. Leslie K. Wareing - Secretary to Principal

Maxine Bates - Secretary to Superintendent

Wardine Magnanent - Secretary to Superintendent

 

Seniors

Senior Class Officers:

FALL TERM
President - Cullen Dunn
Vice-President - Sue Frances Gordon
Secretary - Marie Hurley
Treasurer - Ernest Long
Reporter - Kenneth Allison
SPRING TERM
President - Cullen Dunn
Vice-President - Sue Frances Gordon
Secretary - Ralph Stell
Treasurer - Wallace Spencer
Reporter - Patty Collins

Members:

Eugene Allen
Kenneth Allison
E. H. Anderson
Homer Andrews
Freda Atkinson
Gladys Ayres
Margaret Balcom
Elliott Beale
Elizabeth Beavers
Elmo Bell
Vera Katherine Belt
Lula Benefield
Ben T. Blackmon
Ora Lee Bentley
Dorothy Frances Blizzard
David A. Blood
Mildred Carroll
Billy Castles
Joe Coggins
Rosa Lee Chirafis
Patty Collins
Ruth Coggins
Monie Ruth Compton
Melvin Costlow
Maxine Blumrosen
Charles D. Borsellino
Fae Bradshaw
Silvan Brustein
Frank Budai
Earl Bush
Janie Bush
T. L. Carlisle, Jr.
Helen Crouch
Jimmy Curington
Lillian Chenney Davidson
Wanda Davis
Mary Dickson
Therrell Dodson
Bill Donnelly
Opal L. Dorman
Cullin Dunn
Helen Duvall
Eris Jean Elkins
Margaret Evans
Norman Andrews
Doris Everett
Dorothy Farrar
Jack Flynn
Thomas George
Emmett Gonzales
Kathleen Goode
Pauline Gordon
Sue Frances Gordon
Warren Gray
C. M. Hagle
Verne Hale
Vivian Ford
Alouise Foster
Bernice Foust
Margaret Faye French
Imogene Frey
Betty Redus Garner
William Gathright
Frankie Gay
La Verne Harris
Mary Elizabeth Hayes
Wright Hedrick
Billie Lou Hillburn
Jane Hill
Maxine Hobbs
Edwin C. Hodge
Frances Thelma Hodge
Willis Hodges
Jack Hoffman
A. B. Horn
Evelyn Hopper
Margaret Fae Hosch
Leland Howard
Louise Howell
Betty Humphries
Richard Knight
Jane Kenner
Carey Kinsolving
Doris Lake
Bill Lang
Ray Leech
M. C. Legg
Peggy Ann Levi
Marie Hurley
Maurice Jackson
Milton Jackson
Georgia Nell Jacobs
Watler James
Patsy Jeffers
LaRue Jefferson
Mary Ellen Kelly
Helen Levine
Daniel Levy
Ernest Long
Mattie Mae Long
Dorothy Love
Jack R. Love
Jack Marr
Mona Matthews
William Mayfield
Theo Metcalf
Mary Elizabeth Miller
Audrain Neese
Anetha Moore
Dudley Norvell
Doris Newman
James M.  Pike
Evelyn Joyce Price
Jeanette Purifoy
Bessie Ratliff
Marjorie Rawlinson
Julia Redden
Doyle Renfro
Eugene Rice
Helen O'Daniel
Mary Lou O'Daniel
J. D. Oden
Loyd S. Parker
Marjorie Parker
Virginia Parker
William Earl Patterson
Sarah Pearson
Helen Roman
Kathleen Roman
Dorothy Russell
Natalee Scott
Florice Scruggs
Loyd Sharpley
Jeanne Sheets
Henry B. Sikes
Charlie Skelton
Franklin Slate
Billy Smalling
Bessie Lee Smith
Jester Smith
Virginia Ray Smith
W. M. Spear
Juanita Starnes
Rodney Van Sweden
Louise Washburn
Billy Watson
Katherine Watson
G. H. Weatherby
George Williams
Rufus Wilson
David Witherspoon
Ralph Stell
Alpine Stewart
Juanita Stubbs
Jim Taylor
Verlene Taylor
Kenneth Taylor
Will Roy Thompson
Mary Netta Thrash
Duane Womack
Katrine Wright
Claudine Yielding
Jimmy Youngblood
Virginia Lee Youngblood
Guy Hardin
Johnnie Ruth Fogg
Billy Absher
Carmen Adame
Eloise Adame
Eula faye Boyte
Albert Donohoo
Billy Jones
Irene Kormos
Robert Earl Spence
Wallace Spencer
Effie Nell Thomas
Helen Thrasher
Howard Whitlock
Carson Wilson
James Wilson

Jack Valton McDaniel (not pictured in this volume)

Not Listed: Theo Thorp Montfort

 

Juniors

Junior Class Officers:

FALL TERM
President - Elizabeth Molloy
Vice-President - Anna Mays Sr.
Secretary - Billy Bob Ransom
Treasurer - Lida Lynn Wood
Reporter - Cynthia Taylor
SPRING TERM
President - Charles Deveny
Vice-President - Bruce Sullivan
Secretary - Margaret Metcalf
Treasurer - Neva Mirl Bruce
Reporter - James Wilkinson


Members:

Jack Almond
Fayrine Barron
Mariann Bell
Ruth Burrier
Doris Biddy
Gurlie Bivins
Ed Blackburn
Elizabeth Blakney
Cora Frances Blanding
J. R. Blumrosen
Jeff Bondurant
Betty Sue Bonner
Josephine Borsellino
Billy Bradford
Lilla Jean Brown
Neva Mirl Bruce
Dolly Burge
Madra Carson
Doris Chandler
Johnny Chrafis
Melvin Lynn Clark
Robert Cocke
Juanita Cook
Annie Frances Cox
William Crowe
Gene Cummins
Dan Cunningham
Roslyn Daiches
Evalyn Daniel
Frances Davidson
Ruby Griffin
Mary Pearl Hammock
Kathryn Harris
Charles Henry Harrison
Gladys Hayes
Mary Etta Herod
Kathryn Hester
Elzie Hopwood
Lonnie Belle Hosch
Lillian Howard
Frenchie Huff
Tula Johnapelus
Hubert Joyner
Emily Kenner
Norma King
Alton Davis
Lynn Davis
Charles Deveny
Frank Dunton
Bertha Farmer
Terry Fluker
Paul Flynn
Johnnie Garitty
Campbell Gilliespie
Emma Jean Godfrey
Peggy Gordon
Marjorie Crantham
Carrie Bess Gray
Roy Gray
Bonnie Green
Robert Layton
Leon Levy
Tate Lindsey
Lavita Love
Martha Jo McClung
John McColpin
Jewel McDonald
Patricia McDonald
Billie McKie
Albert McMichael
Tom McPherson
Lois Madden
Mary Elizabeth Marshall
Margaret Metcalf
Lois Miller
Elizabeth Molloy
James Morriss
Leland Morton
Mike Mullins
Rufus Nutt
Wilson Nutt
Kenneth Oden
Betty Owen
Joyce Parker
Pat Patrick
Pace Payne
Cloyd Peabody
Nancy Pittman
Jimmie Plyer
Felto Prewitt
Nellie Jo Smith
Jesse Speed
Ethel Stephens
Roy Stewart
Bruce Sullivan
Kennerd Sutton
Mary Ellen Sutton
Alice Tatum
Cynthia Taylor
Joe Bob Tekell
Joe Terry
Evelyn Vaughan
Clarence Travis
Martha Ann Waddell
Buena Allyn Watt
Raymond Prine
Robert Lynn Pugh
Billy Bob Ransom
Dottie Lee Reed
Jane Rittersbacher
Forest Robinson
James Robinson
Dorothy Roxburgh
Kenneth Roxburgh
Hawkins Scarborough
Rosa Mae Sherrard
James Shook
Anna Mays Slay
Jack Smith
Tom Westbrook
Betty Wheelock
John Wheelock
James Wilkinson
Taylor Wilkinson
Alvin Williams
Lida Lynn Wood
Dolores Wortham
Count  Wright
Frank Wright

 

Sophomores

Sophomore Class Officers:

FALL TERM
President - Mary Hamill
Vice-President - A. D. McMullan
Secretary - Stella Johnapelus
Treasurer - Ellen Purifoy
SPRING TERM
President - A. D. McMullan
Vice President - Betty Stell
Secretary - Stella Josephine
Treasurer - Lee Archer Joyner
Reporter - Ben McKie

Members:

Velma Copeland
Imar Budai
Evelyne Burnett
Lillie Mae Berry
Sue  Carroll
Margaret Carter
Beatrice Chapman
Chanda Acock
Jimmie Nell Bush
Jimmie Ann Cox
Gearldine Bishop
Billie Crowley
Lucille Byrd
Dorothy Lee Barham
Helen Beauchamp
Frances Conner
Samuel Bridges
Billy Coker
Newton Burke
Eugene Beale
Ernest Cherry
Ray Blood
Charles Brannon
Ernest Bridger
Doyle Corley
Bobby Butler
Billy Butler
Howard Coley
Bill Cook
Rosemary Blackburn
Ruth Bracken
Mary Louise Bankhead
Julia Budai
Betty Jo Benton
Pattie Buchanan
Marie Bonner
Pauline Bryant
Mary Frances Bumpgartner
Lucile Adams
Elaine Bryant
Merle Bounds
Eleanor Chambliss
Doris Marie Brown
Pearl Bruner
Barbara Byrd
J.O. Carver
Robert Bittner
James Arnett
Leon Barnes
Gene Brown
Bobby Brown
John Andy Autrey
Maurice Bryson
Vernon Boone
J. C. Cason
Manuell Adame
L. C. Berry
Marjorie Fowler
Allen Golden
Jennie Ree Hayes
Gordon George
Mary Esther Hamel
Clarence Grimmett
Doris Daniel
Walter Farmer
Patty Dunton
Jasper Deming
Bobby Jo George
Spencer Elliot
Eileen Golden
Vesta Friday
Jane George
Ruth Hornburg
Minnie Faerine De Chaume
Mildred Gardner
E. B. Dawson, Jr.
Billie Lou Gunlock
Hugh Gillespie
Georgia Gipson
L. B. Daniel
Bobby Jay Glenn
Wesley Green
Nova Haynes
Neil Gay
Josephine Hoffman
James Allen Goodwin
June Gunn
Alice Harwell
Iona Hopkins
Hazel Hodges
Loretta June GarrisonJoyce Elliot
Dorothy Elmore
La Voyce Farish
Mattie Huthins
Susan Dunbar
Doris Evelyne Hales
Ernest Fogg
Carl Gentry
Elizabeth Harris
Ruth Dewey
James Ellett
Bobby Dew
Hazel Howard
June Fauber
Billie Estes
Dorothy Gentry
Herschel Daniel
Wilmer Emery
Joe Daniel Jr.
Lois Jean Evans
P. D. Fullwood
Billy Gene Gilliam
Frances Grossman
Jimmie Fogarty
Lewis Dugger
Tommy Gowan
Lee Archer Joyner
Leslie Lynch
Elward Harrison
Milton Loftis
Arthur Levi
Elisha Hobbs
Clifford Holloway
Albert James
Ralph Knight
Darrell Hester
Henry Ellis Haley
Fred Kesinger
Gerald Long
Billy Kenner
Walter Hayes
Patricia Jackson
Vivian Prewitt
Christine Neese
Doris Olson
Ruby Doris Massey
Rita Millican
Margie Mae Nokes
Connie Logsdon
Kathryn Pollard
Helen Jordan
Ellen Purifoy
Jo Lynne Morgan
Loraine Patterson
Beulah Miller
Kay Pinkston
Niki Koutsigos
Lerline Jones
Billie Ruth Myers
Edna Louise Melton
Helen Mitchell
Velma Lee Mariman
Pauline Kennemore
Eva Dell McClintock
Sarah Beth Mullens
Dorothy Pinkard
Hallie Maude Knighten
Margaret Adaline Page
Barbara Jester
Stella Johnapelus
Annie Katherine Melton
Ayra B. Johnson
Norma Mae Puckett
Oneal Long
David Hand
Earl Levins
Bobby Levy
Morris King
Nolen Howard
William Loftis
Billie Ted Hoggatt
Godfrey Heidecker
Margie Alice Slate
Joe McAfee
Geneva Spurlock
Leonard Ray Odom
Geraldine Slaughter
Robert Paschal
Virginia Ann Smith
J. R. Pinkston
Margaret Ratliff
John McAdams
Jerry Scruggs
Ben McKie
Bettie Sue Skinner
Jack O'Neill
Helen Standard
Warren Murphey
Betty Stell
J. B. Middleton
Betty Robinson
Henry Llee Marr
Frances Slaughter
Wilburn Moore
Mary Szenasy
Clyde Nokes
Patsy Ruth Ramsey
Russell Purifoy
Ruth Sharpley
Fred Mabry
Allen Moore
J. C. Puckett
Elbert Prince
Garvin Mershawn
Noble Patterson
Billy McNutt
Tommy McBroom
Mynard Phillips
Horace Melton
Floreine Richards
A. D. McMullan
Ima Rae Roberson
Glorine Woods
Robert Yielding
Ruby Nell Yielding
Ray Whiteside
Martha THompson
Frank Renfrow
Annie Beatrice Winkler
Lelia Wright
H. D. Stewart
Jean Warren
John Paul Robinson
Annie Maude Tilton
Charles Washburn
Robbie Jo Williamson
Jack Springfield
Harry Joe Vandenburg
Charles Reed
Paul Spear
Hugh Wood
Norman Werner
James R. Tallant
Paul Rogers
J. D. Williams
Jay Marvin Wolens
Virginia Warnell
Roscoe Renfrow
Laverne White
Arlee Roland
Louise Williams
Robert Tate
Jonnie Varley
Martha Tarver
John Yeary
Ruth Zube
Darrell Williams
Mina V. Turner
Nevin Willard
Wilbur Thompson
Eloise Willard
Curtis Scroggins
W. D. Williams
Dorothy Wolens
A. T. Smith
Edwin Rainey
Dorman York
Gwynn Sutton
Joe Territo
Thomas M. Skipper
Edgar Williams
Herman Stark
Albert Stark
Hall Treadaway
Jack Roberts
Buddie Ward
Betty Seale
Betty Lafern Gallagher
Lena Rose Valentine
Barbara Sloan
Juanita Odom
Marie Scoggins
Imogene Baker
Betty Ruth Matthews
Julia Newcomb
Tommye Jeane Noble
Junior Connell
Glen Iker
Louis Winter
James Kent Parker
Ed Clark
Annie W. Hopper
Lona Gandy
Rosera Copeland
Mary Fogarty
J. B. Paschal, Jr.
Dorothy Jean Barron
Bogner Stubbs
Ella Bell Woods
Burnett Shivers
Patty Verne Ford
Vernon White
Gloria Burke
Kenneth McAfee
Josephine Winkler
Bobby Burge
Clayton Bridges
Douglas  Pollard
Joe Bunch
Pearl Farmer
Warren Hart
Berneece Clark
Warnell Osborne
Bob Walling
Rudolph Palmeri
Joan Douglas
Eugene Wood
Wosley Lee Sharpley
Doyle Keeling
Edward Laree
Varidine Hales
Charlie Jordan
Annie Gathright
Dorothy Band
Marjorie Parker
J. D. Ratliff
Carole Wiggins
Arlie Stewart
Oleta Smith
Garland Kent
Ruth Sloan
Max Deming
Etta Fae May
Wilburn Lee Boone
Jeanette Smith
Cecil Aldano
Nellie Cason
Benny Siler
Emma Lee Lewis
C. L. Williamson
Pauline Koehn
Thomas Kennemore
Jean Blizzard
Bernard Crowe
Frankie Jean Lewis
Jim Campbell
Dorothy Hanks
Jack Hardison
Lois Stewart
Tommie Lawhon
Doris Wilds
Leslie Turnerr

 


Navarro County TXGenWeb
Copyright March, 2009
Edward L. Williams & Barbara Knox