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The Orange echo volume (None) 19??-1948, December 01, 1946, Image 1

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■it .1' Tt VOL. 15 — NO. 1 CHAPEL HILL, W. C., DECEMBER — 194S PRICE iTci gotten elected COUNCIL HEAD; "OUTIJNES PLANS'"""^-' V The high school students of Or ange County Training School elected Joseph Gotten, a senior, for President of the Student Council for the school year 1946-47 in the recent election. , Carrie Alston, also a senior, failed to be elected by only a small number of votes, thus losing the distinction of being the first girl to head the or ganization. Other officers elected to the Coun cil are Johnnie Mason, of the eleventh^^ grade, vic6 presideUVt^faT^XLt rington, a senior, secretary. The new president, after thanking the students for honoring Jijm by placing upon him tlic responsibilities of the chief organization of the organization of the school, outlined the main projects to be promoted by the Council this year. These follow t 1. To improve the constitution 2. To sponsor Homecoming Queen 3. . To increase the S.tudent Acti- ■^ vity Fund. - -- » 4. To give Thanksgiving baskets to tlie needy. 5. To conduct a Cliristmas post- office and a Christmas party. 6. To give a spring party. See GOTTEN Page Four Samuel Boyd: All-State Center and The Priest in The Valiant. Mary Hargraves, Home-Coming Queen and Her Attendant! COUNCIL FJ)R^S STUDENT COURT To encourage a greater spirit of loyalty to the school, to promote finer and more wholesome relationships and better social habits, and to make the school the best place in the education of the boys and girls, the Student Council formed n Student Court to function under the supermsion of Mr, ft. E. Pickard, director or music; Miss Julia Caldwell, teacher of social sciences, and Mr. P. D. Smith, teach er of vocational agriculture. ' The following students make up they court: Judge, Johnny Mason, vice- president of the Council; sergeant at afms, Iterbert Taylor, Captain of the Safety Patrol; 8e(}retary, Helen Stroud; assistant secretary, and Paulino Hogan. Bilbo is to be pitied as well as con demned. ' r It has really come to this; Labor versus Uncle Sam. Hats off .to Sam. Boyd I Choral Club Draifis -1. Talented Pupils Carrie Aleion, Reporter The Choral Club, under the direc tion of Mr. H. B. Pickard, is attract ing all high school students who have talent for singing. The present group of forty show gr^at enthusiasm, and nro bcinning to demonstrate music a- bovo ordinary singing. In the two programs presented in the chapel, one before the Parents- Teachers Association, and the other before the student assembly, the Choral Club exhibited more of the fineness of singing than has been -poted in recent years at the school,. With Mr. Pickard directing, and Mrs. C. A. McDouele accompanying, the boys and girls are making the Chorn^Olub Xime njfifhe chief attrac- tiops op^^ho rtphodl. This musical group recently or ganized itself into the 0. C. T. 8. Choral Club and elected officers as follows: ' President, Samuel Boyd; Vice- President, Otis Pettiford; Secretary, Helen Rogers; Assistant-Secretary, Mary Louise Baldwin; TreasCrer, See CHORAL CLUB Page Pour O. C. T. S. PLAY PREPARE TO OFFI THE VALIANT Schoor Payers are rehearsi^', ioufl and' distinguisHed' dram VMmif H; hf and Robert Middlemass, for p tion on Thursday evening, Jai 1947, at 8:30 o'clock.. The cast, consisting of five i one young woman, is made up low!; .Dyke, the condemned m whose (courage, intelligence, fusal to teU ^ho he is, mystif body, is^to^e ^inicted by Ulys chette; ’-3gat|^r,jSgalj^tbe. prW lain, who'never gives up hop claiming the ?!Oul of the co; man, will be Samuel Boyd; ^ den, whose brows arc knit o this strange man is, and why 1 to die a mystery to everyone, enacted by Otis Petifford; who comes a thousand miles the condemned murder is her long-lost brother, will be rem Helen Rogers, or one of ho studies, _CflrriG _rj._ AUton nu Stroud; Dan, the jailer, will thew Farrington; and the a will be Warren Jones. The Scenery for the play made up by Joseph Cott Smith, Matthew Farrington, McDuffie, Otis Pettiford, anc Head. Mr. R. D. Smith, v. ag^cUjl.ture teacher, is assistii The t)lay is under the dire Mrs. M. D. Turner, teacher lish and French. XMAS POST Of WELL COISDUCTi The Student Council is du pression of praise for its management of the Cliristni office. Under the general su of Joseph Gotten, president Council, Margaret Fnrringto tary, Betty Brooks, Mamie 1 and Lenor|a Geer have kept attractive corner .just south principal's office in the hall With a window, draped Christmas colors; a table covered with a flounce, large boxes brightly bedec See POST OFFICE Page

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