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Graduation Exercises

Class of 1961

Falmouth Enterprise, Friday, June 16, 1961; Page: 9
Diplomas Are Awarded To Bourne High Class of '61

Class of 1961 of Bourne High school assembled for the last time last night, and a gymnasium full of spectators saw Its formal graduation. This was first commencement held at the new high school.

Shawme orchestra played for the procession in and out. The combined chorus sang and was accompanied by the orchestra ln two numbers. The Rev. Richard Lenehan gave the invocation and benediction. Edwin Moxon of the graduating class gave the .welcome, and Miss Susan Lively read the class farewell. Duane Reynolds read the class ode and Duane Reynolds for the graduates and Clarence Franks of the junior class jointly handled the class gifts.

Commencement speaker was Col. Ernest J. White, Otis commander. Edwin . C. Bradley, school committee chairman, presented the diplomas.

After the ceremony, there was an informal party as the Mashnee Village club for the graduates and their guests, organized by a group of parents. Music was by the Lennie Barnes ensemble. Tom Hogan and the Rev. J S. Stephenson and John Stephenson entertained. There was a late supper, dancing and swimming at the party, which continued from 11 to 3.

The Bourne High graduates of 1961:

Leo Archambeault Jr., Sandra Louise Bartorelli. Paul Edward Best, Ethel Judith Bolles, Robert H. Boyd, Thomas Everett Brown, William Alan Burke (ln absentia), John Martin Butler, George Leonard Cajdoza, Thomas F. Conlon, Patricia Louise Cook, Jerry Byron Corbitt, Richard L. Crawford, Diane Curry, Marsha Ann Darden, Stephen Howard Dawson, Allan Scott Douglas, Theodore Francis Drew, Robert Joseph Driscoll. Beverly Eckstrom, Edward Mark Ellis, Leo Robert Ferrari. Gary Ralph Fisher, Linda Ann Gallerani, Cecilia Fave Gallo, Linda Dorothy Gibbs, Paul David Gibbs, William A. Hardin, Charlotte Ann Haskell, Linda Edith Haskell. Robert Gordon Hicks, Karen Louise Hill, Virginia Rosewayne Holmes. Marsha Deane Huntley. Donald Harry Jackson Jr., Philip Alan Jacobs, Barry Hunt Johnson, Ronald Lester Jones, Judith Ann Kilgore, Larry Franklin Knudson. Rita Marie Lamken, William A. LeBlanc.Theodora Perry Lindberg Jr., Susan Diane Lively, Roberta J. Lockard, Bert Roy Lumpkin Jr., Carol Annette Lunslord, Margaret Elizabeth Maxa, Marilyn Bernadette McArdle, Lisbeth Koskeia, Judy McKenzie, Judith Ann Mendes. Nancy A. Michela, Priscilla Ann Mohre, Robert D. Moody, Edwin C. Moxon, Kenneth Allan Nelson, Dovie Louise Normar, Hugh N. Oldham, Jacqueline Ouellette, Linda Peaslee, Sheila Pederzani, Juanita Eunice Perez, Kay Perry, Leslie Francis Perry, Jane Hall Philbrick, Robert John Portoukalian. Richard R, Reed, Duane Brightman Reynolds, Richard Lee Robley, Libby Phyllis Rogers, George Joseph Schuck, David Victor Schultz, Alan Edward Small, Allen Ford Smith, Diane Louise Smith, Suzanne Spavin, Melba Sue Thomas, William Chester Towne, Ralph Herbert Tripp Jr., Diane Lynn Wemett, Larry E. Weston, Lola Ann White, Paula I. White and Suzanne Talbot White.

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