seniors 1968

 

Seniors 1968 ...

Class rings adding a note of finality to the realization of being a senior . . . posters, campaign speeches climaxing elections as Duncan Gibbs, Rusty Howard and Marsha Calhoun are chosen . . . Senior Gift, Activities and Spirit Committees organizing at the initial class meeting . . . football season closing after the reaching of state quarter-finals . . . the District 3AAAA bell echoing through the Cougar pep rally . . . a snow fall, combining with streams of silver and white crepe paper, to crystalize their last Crystal Ball . . . college board exams creating hours of tense waiting for the results . . . ordering announcements and measuring for caps an gowns drawing the end closer . . .

College-bound students pouring over catalogues, submitting applications and selecting dorm rooms . . . 56 seniors departing at semester for college, jobs, marriage . . . buses bulging with 540 seniors as an excursion to Palo Duro Canyon highlights Senior Day . . . the final strains of the alma mater causing mixed emotions . . . tears falling and tassels flying . . . Seniors 1968 - the completion of a twelve year goal.

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