Fifty Years Ago - February, 1959

Warrensburg school news

Saralee Orton and Mary Beth Clayfield are two young people among 20 in the country who have won Regents College Scholarships.

The Junior Class of Warrensburg Central School is working hard to produce a first-class yearbook. Mary Beth Clayfield is Editor-in-Chief and Kathryn DeLoria is Business Manager and they are off to a swell start as a section of the 108 pages has been sent off to the printer.

The annual senior play at Warrensburg High will be directed by Jean Frulla, senior class advisor. The play, "We Shook the Family Tree," is a three-act comedy. The leading role, that of Hildegarde, has been given to Bonnie Binder. Betsey Remington will play Hildegarde's mother and John Binder will play her father.

Members of the cast are Sarah Farrar, Richard Kline, Charles Barton, Candy Combs, Patricia Hastings, Ruth-Ellen Mundy, Robert Millward, Roderic Kenyon and Valerie Pratt. Rehearsals are in progress.

Little folks arrive

Mr. and Mrs. George Schuster of Lake George are the parents of a son born Feb. 7, 1959.

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Sprague of Warrensburg are the parents of a son born Feb. 9, 1959.

Mr. and Mrs. Curtis Vernum of Warrensburg are the parents of a daughter born Feb. 14, 1959.

Mr. and Mrs. Philip LaVergne, First Ave., Warrensburg, are the parents of a son born Feb. 18, 1959.

Trip to the big city

Doreen Cooper and daughter Pamela went to New York City Feb. 14, 1959 to meet Mrs. Cooper's cousin, June Alexia Gorham who arrived on the ship Queen Elizabeth from Felixstowe, England. Charles Brunelle of the U.S. Air Force accompanied them all back to Warrensburg for a several days stay. Miss Gorham and Mr. Brunelle have been engaged since March, 1958 and a March, 1959 wedding is planned. Doreen Cooper was born and raised in England.

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