|The 1957 graduating class
of Lynn View High School being of sound mind and body, has prepared this
last will and testament, and does hereby appoint the members of the
Junior Class as the executors. We request that they carry out
these wishes and execute these instructions to the best of their ability
and at any price.
To our steady, hard-working teachers
we grant a summer's vacation.
to BUTCH ELROD, BEN McCONNELL's
executive ability, but not his beauty, he will still feel the need of
that he fears, and wouldn't be coaxed nor cajoled into leaving it behind
even with Butch, who needs it so badly.
To JUNE MULLINS, JEAN BEAMAN's gift of
To the basketball team of next year,
the ability of BILL DOUGHERTY and DEAN FEATHERS. We couldn't
induce DON FLICK to surrender his.
To the laziest member of the Senior
Class-to-be, DAVID FORD, we bequeath MILON TURNER's ambition.
To anybody who needs it -- PUNY MAYS'
To LOU MOORE, CAROLYN COX and the
Junior Class, we relinquish all our notebooks.
To the first one who needs it, MARY
BIGGS wills her falls tooth.
To DWAIN AUSTIN and RONNIE McPHERSON,
RONNIE QUILLEN bequeaths his football helmet and pants.
To MR. SHEARED, GERALD KERNS gives his
To anybody who is sad, BETTY ADAMS
wills her smile.
To the Junior Class, WANDA CHILDERS
relinquishes her chewing gum.
To BOB BOARDWINE, MIKE HAULSEE wills
his brain for playing quarterback.
To DON HURT, BILL ARMSTRONG bequeaths
all his empty bottles.
To DON CARTER, BENNY HUTSON's ability
to be punctual at all times on his Washington trip.
To some lucky Junior girl, CAROL
WOODWARD, BARBARA BLEDSOE and KATHRYN ANDERSON will their Washington
To all diamond lovers, PATSY ALLEY,
BETTY BRADLEY, WANDA CHILDERS, WILMA LARKIN, MAYSEL JONES, RUTH SHIPLEY,
CAROL SLEMP, GAYE STAPLETON will on just like theirs.
To SADDIE JOHNSON, KATHLEEN and
FRANCES WEBB, MARY TESTERMAN, IMOGENE SALYERS and BARBARA STAPLETON will
their quiet ways.
CAROL COATS, SHELBY VICARS, LINDA
SENSABAUGH and SALLY DESKINS would like to will Room 511, Burlington
Hotel, to four "innocent ones". Also their visits from
the House Detective.
To HAZEL HASH, WANDA DAVIS will her
bright remarks in English Class.
To JANET LAVINDER and BARBARA OWENS,
NANCY FLEMING wills her position as Office Assistant.
To LINDA GIBSON, WANDA GILLIAM wills
her ability to do acrobats and cheerleading.
To someone who likes to work their
mouths, SUE GIBSON, PEGGY MARSHALL, LINDA WHITE SHELLEY CARTER, BARBARA
LITTLE and SANDRA HENDRICKS will their seats in choir.
To anyone who wants them, PATSY
CAMPER, WILMA ROBERTS, BETTY BYRD and MARIE CHRISTIAN, relinquish their
seats in English.
To WILMA ODOM and CHARLOTTE MAYS, RUBY
MOORE and SHELLEY CARTER will their gym showers.
To someone in love with Mr. Harrison,
SHIRLEY DAVIS and JUSTINE CHEEK bequeath their lunch room in the
To EDDIE BLEDSOE, DONNIE GOTT and
GERALD WARD relinquish their position as football mangers.
To SHERRELL NOEL and CHARLES TINCHER,
SHIRLEY GARRETT and JOYCE LAWSON, will their 99's in History.
To the Junior Class, BETTY DARNELL,
BARBARA DAVIS and LEVITA TATE will their Washington fun.
"QUIZ" BRALLEY wills his
nickname to NORMAN TESTERMAN.
JAYNELLE MORRIS wills her position as
Editor to CHARLENE DUNN.
To the meanest boys in the Junior
Class, JERRY ROGERS, BENNY HUDSON, JIM DEAN, MILON TURNER and JERRY
BRALLEY will what is left of Room 425 at Burlington Hotel.
To the Junior Class, MAYSEL JONES,
ROSETTA CLICK, SHERRY CULPEPPER, ANNA RUTH EVANS, JANICE McGUIRE,
NANNABELLE AGEE and NITA MOORE relinquish Mr. Cross.
To our beloved, we WINNIE GILLESPIE,
SANDRA HILLMAN, BERTIE GIBBONS and DELORES COOCH, give and bequeath all
the amazing knowledge and startling information that we have furnished
from time to time in our various examination papers.
To DON PAFFORD, JAMES CLEEK wills his
ancestors, he feel he will no longer need them.
To VIOLET JENNINGS, CLARA GRILLS, HASH
TWINS, NINA WRIGHT, VIVIAN LINKOUS will their big mouths.
To RANDALL LEONARD, BETTY MARCUM and
WAYNE GRILLS will their ability to debate.
To DARLENE BUCHANAN, BOB KERNS wills
his "unused History book".
To CLARENCE NELMS, KENNY STALLARD
gives his good looks.
To LARRY SPENCER, DON LOVIN bequeaths
his sneaky looks.
To some deserving Junior, BYE BYE
McPHERSON wills his position as Class President.
To MARY RIDDLE, DONNA wills her laugh.
To anyone silly enough to take them,
NILE SHOEMAKER wills his troubles.
To RONALD ELLIS, BENNY REED will his
love and knowledge of farm life.
To MR. CROSS, JOHNNY BATES bequeaths
his Elvis Presley sideburns and ducktail.
To anyone who can type on them, DON
BATES and BOB BACON will their typewriters.
To a wind bag, FREDDIE ADDINGTON
relinquishes his bass horn.
To MARY BATES, BOB ARNOLD gives his
To CHARLES TINCHER, J. B. BISE wills
his mischievous ways.
To LINDA LIGHT, PAT BELCHER wills her
ability to the "Hula".
To "PAT", MARGARET CARPENTER
wills her 70's in History.
To MR. CROSS, CARROLL CROSS bequeaths
the word "true".
I, PETE CASTLE, being of sound mind,
(I think) and body (I hope) will my fur-lined j.s. to DON COMPTON.
We trust that the Class of '58 will
appreciate all these that they may be their most precious possessions,
as it has been ours, and one ones we are most loath to had over to them.
And we do hereby constitute and appoint the said Principal sole
executor of this our last will and testament.
In Witness whereof, we the Class of '57, the testators, have to this our
will, written on one sheet of parchment, set our hands and seal this
sixteenth day of May, one thousand nine hundred and fifty seven.