Fayette County Leader from Fayette, Iowa on January 25, 1962 · Page 7
Get access to this page with a Free Trial
Click to view larger version
January 25, 1962

Fayette County Leader from Fayette, Iowa · Page 7

Publication:
Location:
Fayette, Iowa
Issue Date:
Thursday, January 25, 1962
Page:
Page 7
Cancel
Start Free Trial

Page 7 article text (OCR)

Fayette School News Fifth Grade — Mrs. Everett's We have completed our first semester's work and are now launched on a new schedule and one new subject. We are taking health this semester. We have also started the S. R. A. Reading Laboratory. We started learning about the Middle States in social studies this week. Rosanna Stepp has gone to Washington, D. C. with her father and plans to bring back some information for us. In health we are learning about the large parts of the body and the large organs contained in the trunk. Everyone is to be weighed and measured so that we can see how much each one grows from now until the end of the year. We plan to carry on science experiments on Friday in place of health as part of our second semester work. Letters have been written to various towns in the East requesting informational material for social studies. This was one of our language activities. Parent-Teacher conferences this week on Thursday gave the pupils a short vacation. Report cards were given to the parents at the conference. Next week we will be taking the Iowa Basic .Skills Tests. These tests show us what areas we are low in compared to other fifth graders in the state, what areas we are high in, and help us know which skills we need to work harder on. Beginning Jan. 29 we will have a practice teacher from Upper Iowa university in our room. right? Wednesday was Shirley and Gerald Miner's birthday. It also was Mr. Powis' birthday. Shirley and Gerald treated the class to homemade butterflies and roses. Everyone should have his report card by now. If you aren't pleased with some of your grades, why not work harder and bring them all up to A's? We now have $19.61) in our room treasury and $42 in the office safe. Seventh Grade — by Peg Maxson Thursday, because there wasn't any school, we had a sledding party out on Martin's hill. We had lots of fun. Mrs. Austin, Mrs. Nadeau, and Mrs. Maxon made cocoa so if we got cold we could warm up. Mr. and Mrs. Alshouse, Mrs. Culligan, Mrs. Weyant and Mrs. King came along to chaperone us. Thanks very much to all of you for coming especially since it was so cold. Also thanks to those who made cocoa. In science we are studying about the human body. Many of us have already learned the 20 bones we are expected to learn. We learned that instead of telling someone your fingers or toes were cold, you could tell them how cold your phalanges were. Tuesday we had a test over these 20 bones, but no one got them all correct. I guess that means we had better start studying, Special Education — Mrs. Swartz Everyone enjoyed a day of vacation while parent teacher conferences were being held on Thursday. Arnold and Marcella are enjoying their work in Driver Education-working to learn something of our laws pertaining to driving before they take their tests for permits. Marcella and Donna will soon Ix? starting some sewing projects in their home economics classes. Donald was ill a day and a half with a cold. John wove a very colorful, attractive wool rug working the bright green, blue and red woolens into strips through the neutral gray- green background. Donna has begun a rose- colored rug. Others are waiting to use the loom as their turns come. Speech News _ The Fayette Community high school was well represented at the Annual Speech Festival of Upper Iowa university on Jan. 13 with seven entries in four divisions. Students who received a "I" rating were Zoe Anna Martin in numerous declamation, Tom Borchert in Interpretative poetry, Max Dilley in interpretative poetry. "II" were: Tom Alshouse in extemporaneous speaking; Charlene Leverington in interpretative poetry. Students who received a rating of "III" were: Ruth NcNulty in humorous declamation, Zoe Anna Martin in interpretative prose. Honor Roll — Third Six Weeks SENIORS: Ann Austin, Lee Burns, Dayna Dumermuth, Dennis Heth, Larry Keig, Judy Langerman, Joanne Quandt. Jostin Talcott. Judy Tripp, Marge Webb and Larry Williams. JUNIORS: Diane Ashby, Mary Austin, Ken Butters, Carol Clark, Harleyn Cue, Max Dilley and Kathy Keig. SOPHOMORES: Charlene Leverington, Ric Miller. Andean and Winnie Mae Zbornik. FRESHMEN: Arlene Friedly, Barbara Keig. Linda King. Dane McBride. Tom Schmidt, and Holland Stoneman. Semester SENIORS: Ann Austin, Lee Burns. Jean Ann Cowles, Dayna Dumermuth, Dennis Heth, Larry Keig, Judy Langerman, Joanne Quandt, Jostin Talcott, John Tripp, Judy Tripp, Marge Webb, and Larry Williams. JUNIORS: Diane Ashby, Mary Austin, Ken Butters, Carol Clark, Harleyn Cue, Max Dilley and Kathy Keig. SOPHOMORES: Sue Crafton. Charlene Leverington, Ric Miller, ington, Ric Miller, Andean Nadeau and Winnie Mae Zbornik. FRESHMEN: Arlene Friedly. Barbara Keig, Linda King, Dane McBride. Tom Schmidt, and Roll- arid Stoneman. This'n That— * By Marge Here is the Students' Handbook of television programs!! ( From my point of view ) Real the Clock — Trying to got to school on time. The Untouchables -- The teachers. Lawman • Mr. Curtis. Maverick — The "noon hour boys." The Guiding Light Mr. Capell. Play Your Hunch The popular method of taking a test. Kdge of Night — When we got out of school . Trnckdown -- What happens when you stay out of study hall too long. Tali Man — George Lambert Outlaws — The g;-aclc s-.-lmul kids. Rawhide — What wo got from sitting in our study hall seats too long. This is the Life Weekends and vacations. Watch Mr. Wizard Mr. McCormack . Concentration — Detention room. Highway Patrol Teachers standing in the corridors. Superman — Don F.vans Medic — The biology students dissecting. Sing Along with Mitrh The chorus. Hot Lunch — Monday - Vegetable soup, crackers, dried beef sandwiches, choose wedges, cake, pear sauce and milk. Tuesday - Beef burger in bun, buttered corn, peach sauce, brownies, juice, milk, bread and butter and jam. Wednesday - Beef and noodles, relish tray, peas, fruit jello, turkey sandwiches and milk. Thursday - Chili, crackers, milk, peanut butter lettuce sandwiches, apple sauce and cake. F. iday - Spaghetti in tomato and cheese sauce, cottage cheese, buttered green beans, raisin bar, fruit cup and milk. Senior Sketch — Dennis Helh, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Arnold Heth, was born August 5. 1!M4. He has blue eyes and brown hair, and stands 5'7" tall. He likes most sports, especially football and baseball. Olive green is his favorite color. His hobby is collecting things. "Brown-nosers" and "party-po- opers" are not popular with Denny. He does not like hoods and kids who dress "hickish". A sharp looking car without a lot a track hanging on them rates high with him. While in high school, he has participated in chorus, dramatics, t-ack, football, annual staffs, and pep club. His favorite memory of high school are the good times \ve had in classes and at activity practices. Noxt year Denny plans to go to U. I. U. and major in business administration. —•— To become a nurse is the ambition o' Sli.T'dn Henry, the daughter n* t'io Thomas R. Henrys. Five f'i t, fou:* in-:h Miss Henry has blue eyes and dark brown hair. Sewing is her hobby. She likes dancing and listening to music. Pastel blue is her favorite color. She loves clothes, but says they are ber weakness. She dislikes bad-natured people. She has participated in cheerleading, chorus, band, twirle:-, pep club, class officer, student council, and dramatics. What was her favorite memory of high school? She says that preparing for the 1961 junior-senior banquet and prom topped many other fond memories. —•— Our Homecoming Queen of 1961, Sharon Thyer, has been active in basketball, chorus, pep club, paper staff, and annual staff while in high school. Her eyes are blue, and she says her hair is a mixture of blonde, red, and brown ( it looks blonde though. ) She likes clothes in general, the color blue, and pizza and nuts. She docs not like those who say things they don't mean. Homecoming is the favorite memory of Sharon. Her future plans are, at the present undecided, but she will probably attend beauty school or Upper Iowa university. Who are the parents of this cute, 5'2" senior? Mr. and Mrs. .lames Thyer of nural Fayette. In demonstration Army Pvt. James C. Welsh, son of Mr. and Mrs. Cecil J. Welsh, of Arlington, participated with other personnel from the 1st Division's 28th Infantry in a combat demonstration for Secretary of the Army Elvis J. Stahr Jr., during his visit to Fort Riley, Kan., Jan. 10. During the demonstration members of the 28th's Company D made an assault on a group of buildings to simulate the taking of a city during combat. Personnel from the 28th's Headquarters Company and Company E demonstrated the fire power of an infantry unit on the attack. Welsh, a communications specialist in the 28th's Headquarters Company at the fort, entered the Army last June and completed basic training at Fort Riley. The 19-year-old soldier is a 1961 graduate of Arlington High school. All Frozen Semen $5.50 Pint Service IOWA BREEDERS CO-OP KENNETH KLJNK Maynard Phone 2917 or 65 Band News Saturday, Jan. G, county tryouts were held at Oelwein for the all- county select band. Those chosen from our band are Ann Austin and Kathy Keig, flutes; Dick Van Sickle, bass; Larry Keig, baritone; and Winnie Zbornik, trumpet. The county band will participate in the County Band Festival, Jan. 27 at Maynard. In Russia they have a TV in every hotel room-only it watches you. Girls Sports — The Fayette girls played Arling ton in the Fayette county tourna munis at Maynard, Tuesday night, Jan. 9. The game was a very close game with both teams leading the other many times. The final score was 49 - 46 in favor of Arlington. Mary Manson was high scorer with 30 points, Sue Crafton had 12 points and Sharon Pattison with four points. Sue Crafton had the highest percentage of field goals and Mary Manson had the highest percentage of free throws. Mary was also high rebounder with 12 rebounds. The Fayette girls journeyed to Valley for a game Friday, Jan. 12. The girls came out on the short end with a final score of 56 43. Mary Manson was leading scorer for the cardinals with 27 points, Sue Crafton had 12 points, and Sharon Pattison had four points. Sue Crafton again had the highest percentage of field goals where as Mary Manson had the highest percentage of free throws. Barb Alber was high rebounder with seven rebounds. THANKS - - - TO ALL OF YOU WONDERFUL CUSTOMERS We have appreciated your patronage and have enjoyed your friendship during the past 10 years. It has been our pleasure to be of service to you. We plan to take a long overdue rest, and hope you will continue to do business with the new owner, Clair Wagner. Howard's Radio & T-V . .... Fayette, Iowa HELLO--- I'M YOUR NEW RADIO AND T-Y SERVICE MAN I have purchased the radio and television business in Fayette from Jack Howard. We will continue to operate in the same location and hope you will continue to be pur customers. STOP IN AND GET ACQUAINTED Let Us Prove Our Ability Wagner Radio & T-V Phone 265 Fayette, Iowa WELCOME Times Continue To Change . . . And So Do The People, Businesses, And Everything Around Us. Each Year Several Merchants Decide They Have Been In Business Long Enough, And Sell Out. — That's Progress. We regret losing Jack Howard and his family as business people in Fayette, but we wish him much happiness in his retirement. Mr. Howard has been a faithful businessman in Fayette for the past 10 years, and we have all enjoyed our associations .with him. But we realize that time moves on, and new faces appear. The new face this time is that of Clair Wagner, the new owner of the radio and television business. -We wish to extend the hand of welcome to Mr. Wagner and his family, and hope that they will have many happy years in the community of Fayette. We invite them to take an active part in all of the business and social activities of the community. We're sure they will find it a pleasant place to live and to do business. May we urge all of the local residents, and the surrounding area, to stop in and get acquainted. Your friendship will help them to feel they have found a home. THIS AD SPONSORED BY THE FOLLOWS FAYETTE MERCHANTS WHO ARE INTERESTED IN A BETTER FAYETFE PEOPLES NATURAL GAS Phone 266 FAYCTTE INSURANCE AGENCY Phone 88 STATE BANK OF FAYETTE Phone 4 MAURER'S SHOES AND CLOTHING Phone 263 LEWIS VARIETY STORE Phone 75 HARRY'S CITIES SERVICE Phone 38 COFFEE NOOK Phone 8 DANIELS DRUG STORE Phone 163 FAYETTE THEATER FAYETTE STONE CO. Phone 73 ZABRISKIE'S GARAGE Phone 80 EARL SCHNEIDER INSURANCE Phone Black 241 LUCY'S GARDEN OF EATEN Phone 60 WILKE AND WILKE PRODUCE Phone 9 UPPER IOWA UNIVERSITY Phone 170 OTT'S DRIVE' IN Phone 192 ED'S DEEP ROCK STATION Phone 45 CARLEY PLUMBING AND HEATING Phone 77 BELLES • WRIGHT FUNERAL HOME Phone 199 BILL'S SUPER VALU Phone 84 E. A. BILLINGS Postmaster FAYETTE COUNTY LEADER Phone ll-R-2 VERA'S DRESS SHOP Phone 81

Get full access with a Free Trial

Start Free Trial

What members have found on this page