JEFFERSON PHOTO'S ~ 1950 - 65

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Jefferson Photos.

Early Photos from the Golden Age of Jefferson,  Georgia and Jefferson High School.  1945 - 1965 photos.

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The Harrison Hotel - 1946 - Jefferson, Georgia

The 1957 Jefferson Dragons ~ Front Row - L - R - James Stringer, Franklin Nichols, Albert Logan, Omer Whitmire, Herbert Wilson, Jackie Lyle, Sammy Scott, Sewell Blackstock, George Waddell, and Tom Venable. Second Row - L - R - Columbus Williamson, Monk Tolbert, Charles Anglin, Bobby Potter, Gary Duke, Lynn Brothers, John Kesler, Norman Botelho, Jeff Davis and Steve Jackson. Back Row - L - R - James Aaron, Scotty Brooks, Wayne Foster, Charlie Gilbert, Daniel Gasaway, Buddy Tolbert, Donald Lord, Dickie Storey and Manager John Davis. The team finished with a 6 - 4 record.

The 1958 Jefferson High School Basketball team - Front Row - L - R - Charles Gilbert, Norman Botelho, Daniel Gasaway, Dan Truluck, Don Truluck. Second Row - L - R - Lynn Brothers, Gary Duke, Coach Monk Collins, Johnny Melvin, Talmadge Perry.

The 1958 Jefferson Dragonettes - Front Row - L - R - Delores Roberts, Lilly Scroggins, Betty Parks, Sandra Gailey, Martha Evans, Gloria Langford. Second Row - L - R - Emma Lou Murphy, Doris Skelton, Shelby Langford, Sandra Evans, Carol Murphy, Alijean Roberts. Back Row - L - R - Coach Betty Cook, Reba Ricks, Polly Berryman, Mary Nell Davis, Junan Davis and Linda Meade.

Jeff Davis scores one of his five Touchdowns against Georgia Industrial Institute in 1960. Jefferson won the game 45 - 7 in Jefferson. The Dragons finished the season with a 6 - 2 - 2 record.

THe 1957 Jefferson Dragons - Front Row - L - R - Johnny Melvin, Benny Tompkins, Edwin McClure, Lewis Gailey, Jerry Adams, Billy Ricks, Second Row - L - R - Gary Duke, Bobby Potter, Leroy Williamson, Daniel Gasaway, and Roy Evans.

Curtis Segars was the mainstay of the undefeated 1950 Dragons. The Dragons finished the season 9 - 0 - 1.

Donald Cole may have been the best freshman back ever to play at Jefferson. He was a four year starter for the Dragons from 1950 - 53.

The 1960 Jefferson Dragons. Season Record 6 - 2 - 2. First Row - L-R; Earle Tompkins, John Parks, Wallace Crowe, Jimmy Sexton, Larry Benton, John Davis, Jerry Middlebrooks. Second Row - L-R; Roger Jackson, Eddie Marlowe, Tim Fleeman, Ralph Kinsey, Buck Tolbert, Mike Arnold, Larry Cooper. Third Row - L-R; George Waddell, Bryan Duke, Burton Riddle, Jerry Waddell, Jeff Davis, Don Tompkins, Harold Bone and Damon West.

1959-60 Jefferson DRAGONETTES - First Row, L-R; Brenda Samples, Brenda Ricks, Noreen Botelho, Lilly Scroggins, Jennie Lou Pethel; Second Row, L-R; Ellen Hall, Pat Silman, Jane Melvin, Jane Blackstock, Pollly Berryman, Betty Jo Sosebee, Betty Parks, Sara Frances Ellington, Elinor Craven, and Sara Massey.

Marlow's Cafe - 1946 - 1969

First Row - LR;- Bobby Freeman; Claude Godfrey; Gerald Standridge; Charles Weldon; Bobby Bailey; Lamar James; Dennis Beatty; Bobby Ray; Tony Beatty and Charles Fuller. Second Row - LR - Barbara Roberts; Susan Ayers; Diane Elrod; Anjie Garrett; Marita Benson; Chris Garrison; Janice Gooch; Diane Kinney; Herschel Williams and Larry Stewart. Third Row - LR - Sherry Bulloch; Phillis Webb; Becky Sauls; Brenda Cofield Langford; Terry Tatum; Diane Everrett; Sandra Knight; Shirley Johnson and Carolyn Samples. 1961