Carrollton High School
Carrollton, Texas
Lion's Tale - 1947-1948

Carrollton & Farmers Branch
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The 1947-1948 issues of The Lion's Tale was scanned and submitted by
Joe Robinson.  These scans came from a bound set issued to the students in 1948.

 

Bound Edition Cover & Autographs

Cover Page
Introduction to bound set by Kenneth Smart with autographs

Inside Cover Page
Autographs

Fly Page
Autographs

October 17, 1947

Volume 10; Issue 01; Page 01
Football; "B" Team in Action; Homecoming Set for Nov 7; New Teacher Added; Fair Day Tomorrow

Volume 10; Issue 01; Page 02
Lion's Tale Staff; Honor Students; The Tale Goes to Press; Jersey Numbers; Cycle of a Woman's Life

Volume 10; Issue 01; Page 03
Girl's Basket Ball; Homing (continued from pg 1)

Volume 10; Issue 01; Page 04
The Student Speaks; Football; The Twister

October 24, 1947

Volume 10; Issue 02; Page 01
Football; 4-H Elects Officers; Contest Opens

Volume 10; Issue 02; Page 02
Lion's Tale Staff; Courtesy Pays; Jersey Numbers; Students Speak - What Did You Enjoy Most at the Party ?

Volume 10; Issue 02; Page 03
Jersey Numbers; Outstanding Students

Volume 10; Issue 02; Page 04
Students Speak - What Was Your Most Embarrassing Moment ?; Home-Coming Program Set; Adviertisements

October 31, 1947

Volume 10; Issue 03; Page 01
Lions Roar Begun; Classes Battle in Contest; Witches' Holiday; Lions Beat Buckners

Volume 10; Issue 03; Page 02
The Tale Staff; A Girl's Idea of A Boy; A Boy's Idea of a Girl; Want ADs

Volume 10; Issue 03; Page 03
Team Defeated; Barbara Savell Entertains; Jersey Numbers (Continued); P.T.A. Meets; Outstanding Students

Volume 10; Issue 03; Page 04
The Twister; Courtesy Pays (cont.); Football (cont.); Advertisements

Volume 10; Issue 03; Page 05
Sammie Davis Will Dance in Oklahoma; Caps and Gowns (con't) {Betty Upchurch, Edna Vulk, John Worthy, George Silk}; P.T.A. Holds Last Meeting; The Twister (con't); How Do You Like This ?; Statistics on the Twister

Volume 10; Issue 03; Page 06 (duplicate copy of pg 5)

Volume 10; Issue 03; Page 07
Lions Lose Conference; Grade School Commencement Next Thursday; Honor Seniors Announced By Stark; Class Day (con't)

Volume 10; Issue 03; Page 08
Our Advertisers

November 14, 1947

Volume 10; Issue 04; Page 01
M. L. Coker Speaks in Assembly; Senior Entry Takes Prize; Juanitagraham Wins Sweetheart Contest; Lions Lose to Hillcrest; Invitations Selected

Volume 10; Issue 04; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; A Honor Roll For First Six Weeks; Synthetic Utopia

Volume 10; Issue 04; Page 03
Jersey Numbers; Last Order For Junior Pins To Be Sent Friday

Volume 10; Issue 04; Page 04
The Twister; CHS Goes Over; Students Speak; Advertisements

November 21, 1947

Volume 10; Issue 05; Page 01
Mrs Rejebian Gives Review; Staff Needs Snap-Shots; Prelude to Thanksgiving; Lions to Play Garland Owls

Volume 10; Issue 05; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Davis Plans Lions Banquet; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 05; Page 03
Jersey Numbers; Sammie Jo Davis Has Slumber Party; Sophomores Entertain

Volume 10; Issue 05; Page 04
The Twister; Mrs Good in Field Work; Thanksgiving (con't); Advertisements

December 5, 1947

Volume 10; Issue 06; Page 01
Beginner Band Organized; Choral Club Gets Uniforms; Irving Tigers Win District Championship; Sophs Give Assembly; 4-H Clubs Meet Monday

Volume 10; Issue 06; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Don't Be Parasitic; Jersey Numbers

Volume 10; Issue 06; Page 03
Students Speak; Basketball Season Opens

Volume 10; Issue 06; Page 04
The Twister; Geometry; Advertisements

December 12, 1947

Volume 10; Issue 07; Page 01
Miss Stark Will Direct One-Act Play in Contest; Garden Club Presents Books; Senior Class to Give Dance; Students Select 1947 jackets; Roach, Martin chosen Captains of 1948 Team

Volume 10; Issue 07; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; "A" Honor Roll Second Six Weeks; How Do You Stand?

Volume 10; Issue 07; Page 03
The Twister; Unsolved Mystery; Safety Folders Received

Volume 10; Issue 07; Page 04
Student's Speak; Jackets (con't); Captains (con't); Garden Club (con't); How Do You Stand (con't); Advertisements

December 18, 1947

Volume 10; Issue 08; Page 01
District 15-A All-District Team Selected; English Class Sees "Henry V"; Joy of the World; Student Council Plans Party; Mrs. Dent Gives Faculty Party

Volume 10; Issue 08; Page 02
The Tale Staff; The Twister; Students Give Piano Recital

Volume 10; Issue 08; Page 03
Lions Defeat Grapevine; Senior Party Tonight; Students Speak; Lesson in Latin

Volume 10; Issue 08; Page 04
Outstanding Students; The Gift; English Class (con't); Advertisements

January 9, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 09; Page 01
4-H Clubs Meet Monday; Peggy Pylant Wins DAR Honor; Team Wins Games; Annual Staff Announces Special Award

Volume 10; Issue 09; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Looking Forward; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 09; Page 03
The Twister; Potential Typist Show Skill

Volume 10; Issue 09; Page 04
Speech Class Gives Debates; Basketball (con't); Advertisements

January 16, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 10; Page 01
C.H.S. Student Entertain Legionnaires; New Courses Given; Lions Beat Hillcrest; P.T.A. Buys New Books; Mid-Term Exams; to be Given Next Wed-Thur

Volume 10; Issue 10; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Scatter the Sunshine; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 10; Page 03
Basketball (con't); Students (con't); Dance (con't); What A Difference A Dame Makes

Volume 10; Issue 10; Page 04
Instead of; Monday Morning Blues; Advertisements

February 6, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 11; Page 01
Hughes Grace Win Freedon Tran Honors; One Act Play Cast Selected; Snow Days Bring School Saturday; Home EC Dept Secures New Equipment; B.B. Team Win

Volume 10; Issue 11; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Thinking Pro and Con; Students Speak; Leap Year Valentine Dance

Volume 10; Issue 11; Page 03
The Twister; T. Hughes Entertains; Martin Secures Good Program

Volume 10; Issue 11; Page 04
Snow Days (con't); Winners (con't); Advertisements

February 13, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 12; Page 01
Speech Class Cast Play; Lions vs Owls; Local Group Attend Banquet; CHS over Quota Again

Volume 10; Issue 12; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; "A" Honor Roll First Semester; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 12; Page 03
Quota (con't); Basketball (con't); Getting Up on Saturdays; Hearts and Throbs

Volume 10; Issue 12; Page 04
The Twister; 4-H Clubs Hold Meetings; Advertisements

February 20, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 13; Page 01
P.T.A. Holds meeting; Kelley, Reed Rank First in Points; Shots Given; C.H.S. Group Gives Program; Study Club Gives Program

Volume 10; Issue 13; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Homework and You; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 13; Page 03
A Junior Speaks on Guidance; "B" Honor Roll First Semester

Volume 10; Issue 13; Page 04
Twister; "B" Honor Roll (con't); Advertisements

February 27, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 14; Page 01
Garden Club Holds Game Tournament; Safety Class Makes Posters; Conference Play Ends For Lions; Irving Gives Assembly Wednesday; Mrs. Ward Resigns

Volume 10; Issue 14; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Auld Lang Syne; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 14; Page 03
The Chemist Looks at Women; Anita Lawson marries Monday; Basketball; Slightly Confused

Volume 10; Issue 14; Page 04
The Twister; Mrs. Sountag Died Tuesday; Advertisements

March 5, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 15; Page 01
Coach Attends Basketball Meet in Austin; Health Tests Given Tuesday; Students Gives Play; Graham, Reed Represent C.H.S. at Coronation

Volume 10; Issue 15; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Wake Up and Live; Daffynitions; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 15; Page 03
Two on a Limb

Volume 10; Issue 15; Page 04
The Twister; Advertisements

March 12, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 16; Page 01
Baseball Practice Begins; Visual Education Rooms Equipped This Week; faculty Honors Board Members

Volume 10; Issue 16; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Get Rid of That Grudge; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 16; Page 03
The Twister; Magazine Binders Purchased; School Jewelry Ordered Tuesday; 4-H Club Meet With Roof, Camp

Volume 10; Issue 16; Page 04
A Mechanical Cake; Money; Reed, Myers Win Gum Contest; Advertisements

March 19, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 17; Page 01
PTA To Hold Family Night; Speech Class to Give Play; 35 Boys Report for Baseball; 1947 Jackets Awarded Monday

Volume 10; Issue 17; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Are You A good Politician?; Students Speak; Betty Stanley Honored Saturday

Volume 10; Issue 17; Page 03
Irving Welcomes CHS Students; The Twister; Variety Program Given Wednesday; Speech Class (con't); Jackets (con't)

Volume 10; Issue 17; Page 04
Senior Play Cast Wednesday; Baseball Boys Gets Uniforms; Advertisements

March 25, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 18; Page 01
Richardson Plans Second Play Day For April 1st; The Third Day; C.H.S. Students To

Volume 10; Issue 18; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; "A" Honor Roll Fourth Six Weeks; Suggestions Wanted; A Display of School Papers

Volume 10; Issue 18; Page 03
Caps and Gowns {Joyce Ahlfinger, Jeanette Allen, Virginia Arnold}; The Twister; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 18; Page 04
Twister (con't); Third Day (con't); Caps and Gowns (con't) {James Bailey}; Advertisements

April 9, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 19; Page 01
Carrollton to Enter Play Contest; Junior-Senior Banquet to be Held Next Friday at Melrose Hotel; Sophomore Party; CHS Students Take Honors at Richardson

Volume 10; Issue 19; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Think Before You Vote; Students Speak; Trials of Athletes

Volume 10; Issue 19; Page 03
Caps & Gowns {Mary Edith Bailey, Mary Ann Baldwin, Betty Bedair; Alan Bishop; Jennie Lee Bowling; Billy Ray Case}; Undergraduates to Choose All-Round Seniors

Volume 10; Issue 19; Page 04
The Twister; Advertisements

April 16, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 20; Page 01
CHS Places Second in Play Contest; Coach Green to Accompany Students to Youth Conference; Reed and Pylant Selected For Danforth Award; For Sale

Volume 10; Issue 20; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Keep the Record Clear; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 20; Page 03
Caps and Gowns {Jean Cash, Doris Chambers, Jimmy Cobb; Charline Cox; Carolyn Davis}; Lions Win Over Grand Prairie

Volume 10; Issue 20; Page 04
The Twisted Twister; Floor Show Featured at Banquet; Advertisements

April 23, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 21; Page 01
Lions Defeat Hillcrest in First Conference Game; P.T.A. Elects Officers For 1948-49; 86 New Books Given to Grade School Library; 4-H Club Achievement Day Held Here Monday Afternoon

Volume 10; Issue 21; Page 02
The Tale Staff; The Tenth Player; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 21; Page 03
Graduation; Caps and Gowns {Buyrl Denman, Roy Dunham, Mathey Fletcher, Tommy Joe Garner, Billy Wayne Giles; Juanita Graham, Milburn Gravley}; Repair Work Begins on Auditorium

Volume 10; Issue 21; Page 04
The Twister; Advertisements

April 30, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 22; Page 01
Tryouts Held Wednesday For Pep Leaders; Sammie Davis Honored; Class Officers to be Elected Tuesday; Reed, Bishop to Partake in Discussions

Volume 10; Issue 22; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Be Your Own Physician; Students Speak; Baseball

Volume 10; Issue 22; Page 03
Cap and Gowns {Mary Louise Green, Billie  Jack Harris, Billy Harwell, Tommy Hughes, Clyde Hunter, Betty Kelley, Larry Kimsey}; Miss Stark Play Cast See Region Plays

Volume 10; Issue 22; Page 04
The Twister; "A" Honor Roll; Advertisements

May 7, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 23; Page 01
CHS Chosen Vice-President of North Texas Youth Meet; Pep Leaders For 1948-49 Selected; Kelly Serves as Hostess; Classes Elect New Officers; Jeanes to go to R.C. Camp

Volume 10; Issue 23; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Fish Have Swim Party; Students Speak
Pep Leaders (con't); Class Selections (con't)

Volume 10; Issue 23; Page 03
The Diploma at Last; Caps and Gowns {John Austin Lowrey, Tommy Martin, Betty McDonald, Dewey Joe McDonald; Luther Miler, Francis Newton, Karol Norman}; Twister

Volume 10; Issue 23; Page 04
Lions Down Hillcrest; Orientation Day to be Next Friday; Seniors To See Austin, San Antonio; Advertise nets

May 14, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 24; Page 01
Welcome Freshmen; Program Planned For Visiting Freshmen; Gravley Gives Trophy for Best Athlete; Council Passes  Constitution

Volume 10; Issue 24; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Freshmen Play a Role; Students Speak

Volume 10; Issue 24; Page 03
Gridiron Heroes Rank High Here; The Twister

Volume 10; Issue 24; Page 04
Caps and Gowns {James Perry, Etta Pierce, Betty Pruitt}; Trophies Tell the Tale; Fourth Graders Visit Seniors

Volume 10; Issue 24; Page 05
What Are You ?; Seniors Leave Today on Trip; Program (con't); Constitution (con't); Caps and Gowns (con't) {Peggy Pylant, Bob Reed}

Volume 10; Issue 24; Page 06
Play Cast to Receive Awards; Mr. Turner Welcomes Guests; Junior Plan Picnic Party; Advertisements

May 21, 1948

Volume 10; Issue 25; Page 01
Senior Programs Arranged, Awards to be Made Thursday; Class Day Set For Assembly Cards Honors; Dedication; Davis Issues Exam Schedule; Plans Made For Commencement Baccalaureate; School Calendar

Volume 10; Issue 25; Page 02
The Tale Staff; Outstanding Students; Bon Voyage; Stark Gives Annual News; Seniors Say "Goodbye"

Volume 10; Issue 25; Page 03
Caps and Gowns {June Riney, Joe Robinson}; The Year in Review; Home Ec Girls Hear Expert

Volume 10; Issue 25; Page 04
Staff to Give Breakfast For Seniors; Caps and Gowns (con't) {Olive Nell Taylor}; The Twister; Editor Smart Extends Thank

Volume 10; Issue 25; Page 05
Sammie Davis Will Dance in Oklahoma; Caps and Gowns (con't) {Betty Upchurch, Edna Vulk, John Worthy, George Silk}, P.T.A. Holds Last Meeting; The Twister (con't); How Do You Like This ?; Statistics on The Twister

Volume 10; Issue 25; Page 06
Teachers Plan For Summer; Seniors Say Goodbye (con't); Schedule (con'7)


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