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THE Ciii,PUS HEI-LaLD
their talents v;ere: Wilbert Knight,
Willi:uTi Taylor, Doris Thorpe, Robert
Scott, I/Ielvyn Burt, Lonnie Peace, James
Greene'and Charlie Jiggetts, with Johnnie
II.c Taylor as mistress of ceremony.
It seemed to have been enjoyed by
both faculty and student body.
The Senior Class
On Septfeiubt^r 28th the Senior Class
met for the first tiiae under the sponsor
ship of I'irs. H* C. ...da.as in order to elect
officers. They are as follows; President
Vi'ilbcrt Knight; Vice President, .fclvyn
Burt; Secretary, Doris Poole; Assistant
Secretary, «.nnie Belle Brame; Treasurer,
Charlie Jiggetts; Assistant Treasurer,
DR. COTTON hTTENDS
Dr. J. A. Cotton, former principal
of Henderson Institute, was iimong the
spectators at the gfune between Henderson
and Louisburg on October 23rd. Dr. Cotton
has been ill for the past fev; raol^ths and
his niciny friends vijere happy to knovj that
_he w.is ■v.ell enough to attend the game.
At the time th^ t he was taken sick, Dr,
Cotton was president of Knoxville College,
STUDENTS BE:LC0?E TErvCHERS— By B. Davis
ifr. H. Lewis, born in Liberia,
West Africa, graduate of Ohio State
University, who teaches history ;ind
Iliss G. Jacqueline Holland vms born
in Rockford, Illinois, major mathematics.
She is a graduat.e of Knoxville College.
Miss Corease C. Eaton, born in
Henderson, graduate of Colujnbia Uniyersity,
llir. Louis R. Johnson, born in
Beaufort, North Carolina, graduate of
A. i T. College, Greensboro, and he is
the biologj'’ teacher. Before coming to
Henderson Institute, i/lr. Johnson was
Assistant Research Professor at Duke
i'liss-Lottye B. Taylor, born in
Henderson. She is a graduate of North
Carolina State find is librarian;
I’fr. J. Vi. V’arren, Jr., born in Spring
Hope, North C rolina, a graduate of
H. & T. College, Greensboro, North CcU'olina
He is Agriculture Teacher,
Reverend Saint Paul Epps from Norfolk,
Vdrginica is a graduate of Knoxville
College, teaches Bibl« and is pastor of
the United Presbyterian Church,
Edwin B. Jones ■
Monday, October 26, 1942 I slept l^te
and I had to hurry to catch the bus.
As soon as I got to the highway, it
rained hard, I stood in the car shed.
The longer I waited, the -more it rainei
Soon I saw the bus coming and I ran
to cathh it. When I got to school,
the second period had ended.
tardiness cAused me to inake a "D" in
history. I would advise all bus
drivers to try to be on time so I can
make a passing gr.-ide.
Annie M. Hart
I have been seriously inconvenien
ced this v/eek. During the week,
the roads have been very bad. They
are very narrow it is hard for one
automobile to pass another.
As we were on our way to school
Monday morning we re-iched a certain
pLace in the road and the bus got
stuck. The driver tried to move
the bus. When he-did that, the bus
slid over in a ditch. On Monday we
had a very interesting French Lesson,
Not only did I miss the French class,
but I also missed all of the classes
for the aay. then the bus got out of
the ditch, it was lutte in the after
Maude E. baskett
I was seriously inconvenienced
last week, due to the conditions of
roads. Th^; road we travel is very
bad. It was so bad that last monday
just as v»e were going to get over a
bad place, our-ous driver met a car.
There was only rooiii enough to pass,
so as ho was trying to give the car
room enough to pass, he slipped in
a ditch. All the larger boys tried
to help get the bus out. Finally after
putting rocks and brush-under the
wheels, they got the bus out. VJlien
we got to school thcit day, the 1:15
period had ended.
THE STUDENTS SPEAK Reporter-Pattie Clack
QUESTION-Have you ever been seriously
inconvenienced when your bus was late?
a SONG OF THal^KS By Edward S. Jones
For the sun that shone at the dawn of
For the flowers which bloom and birds
For the verdant robe of gray old earth.
For her coffers filled, with their
For the flocks which feed on a
For the lowing herds in the lonely vale,
lor the songs of gladness on the gale,-