Our class graduated on Thursday, May 24, 1956 at
8:00 P.M. in the NCR Auditorium.
The theme for
In the area
of sports, the Class of 1956 had many outstanding achievements.
In football, basketball, baseball, track, golf, and tennis, there were
twenty-nine senior Letterman honored that year.
Tom Bertke was
voted Most Valuable Player and First Team All City Football, Gary
McGhee and Richie Miller in All City Basketball.
President Dick Slade
Treasurer Ed Fulkerson
Sgt. of Arms
Mann and Jeanne Wolfe were the only couple to be honored
for their perfect attendance record throughout their high school
Do you remember our Senior
"Chez Paree", dancing to Pete Wilson's Band in the
Dick Slade and Ruth Oliver were voted
King and Queen.
"DOWN THE FIELD TO
ROLL UP THE SCORE FOR WILBUR WRIGHT,
HERE'S TO FAME AND
WE'LL WIN THE GAME SO FIGHT,
RED AND BLACK WE'RE
ALL FOR YOU,
WE'LL NEVER LET YOUR COLORS TRAIL,
CHEER, LET'S CHEER
FOR WILBUR WRIGHT,
HER SPIRITS WILL NOT LET US FAIL. FIGHT!"