Katherine Tuxhorn - First Football Queen
bÂ» F. W. Amrica of ap the to tangible the C. the L fliss (Catherine Tuxhorn Was Crowned Queen; Co-Captains are Elected. Miss Katherine Tuxhorn, daughter ( Mr. and Mrs. Albert Tuxhorn his city, was crowned Football ,t the first football dance in the chool's history Friday night at thi Edwardsvillo High School gym. Girls ivho were escorted by football letter men, acted a.? maids of honor to leen. During the evening, football aptains were chosen for next year Unamiously, they chose as co-captain Howard Rogers and Edgar Henke Howard served as guard and Edgar laif back on the team during the wo years. Coach Glenn C Smith presented 17 lettermen with their letters, hey earned during the past year. t. Blodgett, principal of High School ;ave a brief talk. He was followei by Edward Barnett, president of th Cheer Club and by E. L. Alexander, luperintendent of EdwardsvUle schools Coach Smith was presented with a Â·1ft from the players, presented by Alexander. Earl Herrin presided as master of ceremonies. The bij; event of the evening ook place. The football lettermen, accompanied by the maids, marched pairs to the s'tage where they were announced. They were followed by Barbara Ann Blodgett, who carried .he crown. Next came Miss Tuxhorn vith Joan Kinsell serving as train bearer. Upon arriving at the stage, Miss Tuxhorn was crowned football queen of 1937 by Coach Smith. Boots Wilhauk and his orchestra provided music for the dance which followed the ceremony. Fred Weber sponsor of the cheer club had of the affair.