Mansfield High Pep Squad ca. 1948

October 2, 2021
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Mansfield High School's pep squad in 1948 included cheerleaders Vada Nelson, Billy Dale Roberts, Betty Joyce Headricks and Ellen Stewart, Jane Degenhart, and drummers Katrina Smith, Marlene Maxwell and Imogene Selman. The pep squad included (first row) Patsy Grizzle, Mary Watson, Barbara Fitzgerald, Jane Smith, Anita Lunday, Mary Engel, Loretta Collier, Merle Chasteen, Freeda Reeves; (second row) sponsor Nancy Annen, Barbara Lunday, Ola Brinkley, Joyce Rutland, Jane Trout, Frankie Williamson, Barbara Wilhelm, Elaine Hayes, Peggy Beasley, Sue Chambers and Nancy Wilson.

To learn more about Mansfield history, check out the Mansfield Historical Museum, 102 N. Main St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Admission is free. For more info, call 817-473-4250, email or go to

Photo courtesy of the Mansfield Historical Society.

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