DO YOU REMEMBER WHEN...?
A realistic “Moonlight, and Roses” theme marked the 1955 junior-senior prom held Saturday evening in the senior high school gymnasium with ‘67 couples in the grand march.
The setting included a stone wall effect with white picket fence entwined with roses and greenery, ‘and above a crescent moon in the blue sky.. The grand march entrance was a white rose-covered bridge spanning a pond of real water colored with blue flood lights. The pond with its banks covered with ferns, flowers” and moss-covered rocks, was filled from a realistic waterfall.
The effective decorations were arranged so that the dance floor was clearly visible to the spectators in the gallery which was well filled.
Leading the grand march was Jerry Jorgenson, president of the. junior class and his partner, Marilyn Gottschalk, followed by the senior class president, George Heathcote and Evelyn Bevers. The third couple in line was Chuck Ruhr, president of the student council, and Donna Austin.
A seven-piece orchestra furnished the music for the program dance.
Refreshments including sherbert punch were served at various snack-bars throughout the evening by sophomore girls.
The couples were, announced separately as they entered, and a spotlight followed them to their respective places. The list follows: