THE GOLDEN AGE OF JEFFERSON HIGH SCHOOL 1948

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 On February 5, 1948 ~ The annual staff at Jefferson High School announced that the first edition of the Jeffersonian had gone to press. Orders were now being taken. They were $ 2.50 per copy. The advertising Manager was Betty Roberts.

High School Graduation was on May 23, 1948. Morris Bryant Senior passed out Diplomas. He was the chairman of the Board of Education.

1948 Graduates were; Carolyn Adams, Audrey Allen, Betty Jean Ash, Sara Frances Breazeale, Emma Brooks, Daniel Carithers, Gloria Carithers, Vera Carithers, Norris Curruth, Lloyd Craven, Hilda Crow, May Dowdy, Bobby Dozier, Boyd Drake, Carlton English, James Faulkner, Paul Ferguson, Carolyn Flowers, Doris Freeman, Willie Nelle Garrett, Lewis Harper, Jane Hendrix, Newell Howard, Herbert Logan, Archie Lloyd, Jr., C.B. Lord, Sara Lynn, Hattie Reid Maddox, Wylie McEver, Virginia Moncrief, Helen Motes, Doris Nabors, Minnette Nash, Ethelene Nix, Rudolph Phillips, C. L. Potts, Allie Mae Rainwater, Dorothy Robinson, Roy smith, Betty Snelling, Harold Standridge, Lorene Stepp, Doris Tolbert, Eugene Toney, Winston Turner, Jean Venable, Imogene Westmoreland, Lounette Weir, and Harry Yonce.

 

The BEST SONG of 1948 was;   Bob Hope - Buttons and Bows

 

 

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1948 Jeffersonian

The first Annual - 1948

Mr. A. W. Ash ~ Jefferson City School Superintendent 1948

JEFFERSON BOARD OF EDUCATION 1948 ~ Top Row ~ L-R; M. M. Bryan, T. T. Benton, H. T. Mobley. Second Row ~ L - R; C H. Legg, G. D. Appleby, H. S. Johnson

Mrs. Ash ~ 6th Grade teacher ~ Cheerleader Sponsor

Ms. Irene Rankin

Bobby Dozier

Billy Jean Ash

Doris Tolbert.

Paul Ferguson ~ Scored the first ever Jefferson football touchdown in Winder in a 25 - 6 loss.

Lloyd Craven ~ An original "Mud Turtle."

Doris Freeman

Imogene Westmoreland

Sara Frances Brazeale

1948 Senior Officers at Jefferson High School ~ Minnette Nash, Secretarty; Archie Lloyd, Jr,, President; Hattie Reid Maddox, Vice-President; Sara Frances Breazeale, Treasurer.

Jeffersonian Staff ~ 1948. Front Row -Mrs. B. W. McFall, Jane Hendrix, Betty Beatty, Lucy Helen Langford, Minnette Nash, Betty Roberts, Hattie Reid maddox, Hilda Crowe, Ms. Cathryn Mobley. Second Row - Bobby Dozier, Carlton English, Gene Toney, Virginia Payne, Junior Lloyd, Rudolph Phillips, Winston Turner, and Betty Snellings.

Jefferson's FIRST football team ~ The 1947 season. First Row - L-R: Sidney Johnson, C. B. Lord, Carol Dadisman, Dickie Copas, Eugene Toney ( Captain ), James Falkner, Billy Sailors, Donald White, and Bobby Loggins. Second Row - Left-Right; Coach Frank Snyder, Wylie McEver, Paul Ferguson, Quillian Garrison, L, G, Jackson, Joe Glosson, Garnett Parks, Nathan Woodall, M. C. Simmons, Lloyd Craven and Wilson Phillips. Third Row - Left - Right; George Davis, Junior Lloyd, James Medlin, Claudius Thurmon, C. L. Potts, Roy Smith, Harry Bryan, Curtis Segars and Raymond Adams.

Jefferson's 1948 All-Coach Frank Snyder

1947 - 48 Boys basketball Team. Front Row - Left-Right; Wylie McEver, Coach Frank Snyder. Second Row - Left-Right; Gene Toney, Junior Taylor, Tom Meades, Daniel Carithers, Harry Bryan, Junior Free, C. B. Lord, Bill Davis, James Falkner and Curtis Segars.

1947 - 48 Girls Basketball Team. Front Row-L-R; Dot Hogwood, Doris Tolbert, Sara Couch, Betty Roberts, Coach Frank Snyder, Jean Ash, Jan Hendrix, Imogene Westmoreland and Vera Carithers. Second Row- L-R; Janell Adams, Jane Duke, Nell Tolbert, Betty /. Ada Ellen Hardy, Hattie Reid Maddox, Sara Carithers and Betty Snellings.

1947 - 48 Boys Basketball Schedule and Results.

1947 - 48 Girls Basketball schedule and results.

1996 Mud Turtle Reunion ~ The First JHS Football team ( 1947 ) held a 50 year reunion in 1996. Pictured above are ( Kneeling ) Lloyd Craven, Curtis Segars. Front Row L-R; James Faulkner, C.L. Potts, Bobby Loggins, Roy Smith, Joe Glosson, Raymond Adams, L.G. Jackson. Back Row L-R; Wylie McEver, Harry Bryan, Tom Meade, Billy Sailors, Carrol Dadisman, James Medlin, Claudius Thurmond and Junior Lloyd.