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Name ABBOTT, Frances

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Image of 2013.001.023 - Program, Theater

2013.001.023 - Program, Theater

The Anacortes High School 1945 senior class play was "For Her C-H-E-ILDS' Sake". The play was presented at the High School Auditorium on December 15, 1944, at 8:00 p.m. The cast included Janis Wiseman, Eddie Barcott, Patty Martin, Mary Jane Dybbro, Reno Seman, Naida Jane Marley, Loren Bowen, Frances Abbott, Mark Gilkey, Wilma Townsend, Gordon Smith, and Margit Iverson. Page one: the cover including name of play (on construction paper and hand colored) Page two: hand drawn and colored image of young woman Page three: insert with play cast, crew, and synopsis of scenes Page four: blank

Image of 2014.011.028 - Article

2014.011.028 - Article

Sometime during the Korean Conflict (June 1950 - July 1953) the ANACORTES AMERICAN ran an article sampling local opinion about the conflict. The headline read, "American Policy in Korea Favored by Anacortesans." Those interviewed included Bob Gilson, Steve Chicoratich, Elaine Avery, Rudy Malland, Duke Welch, Rev. Father Theodore Sullivan, Albert Boulton, Frances Abbott, and Ed Brown.

Image of WF 2815 - Girls' Athletic Club

WF 2815 - Girls' Athletic Club

These are members of the 1942-43 Girls' Athletic Club. This photo was published in the 1943 annual on page 58. The officers were Mildred Anderson (President), Sylvia Benson (Vice-President), June Johnson (Secretary-Treasurer), and Marian Unsoeld (Representative). Front row: NEWLAND, Georgianna, JEPPSON, Shirley, ANDERSON, Mildred, BENSON, Virginia, BAER, Anita, BRAND, Margie Second row: MEAGHER, Lola, FOGLE, Merle, SCHNEIDER, Ina Fae, WENNER, LaVerne, RATZLOFF, Marjorie, TOWNSEND, Wilma, MARY, Martha Standing, JOHNSON, June, RAEDER, Shirley, UNSOELD, Marian, ABBOTT, Frances, BERENTSON, Helene, BENSON, Sylvia

Image of WF 2830 - Girls' Club 1943-44

WF 2830 - Girls' Club 1943-44

On page 67 of the 1944 annual are two pictures of the Girls' Club; this is the lower one. There were apparently too many girls to fit in one picture. Miss Edith Ackerman was the advisor. Front row: BOGUE, Dorothy, BOQUIST, Mary, ISAACSON, Sally, CHRISTENSON, Rhoda, CROSS, Bonita, BROSTROM, Beatrice, LIND, Agnes, COLE, Arlowine, FITHIAN, Janet, JOHNSON, June, KILGORE, Joyce, CHRISTENSON, Viola, DeREMER, Harriet, HORN, Gladys, BERENTSON, Helene, BENSON, Sylvia, HART, Jacqueline, IVERSON, Margaret Second row: DEVLIN, Mary, MARTIN, Patty, FOSTER, Phyllis, JENSEN, Mary, DYBBRO, Mary Jane, JORGENSON, Thelma, HAGLUND, Edna, MOEN, Barbara, FREEMAN, Gloria, DRAKE, Jeanne, CAROLAN, Muriel, GEORG

Image of WF 2836 - Girls' Athletic Club, 1943-44

WF 2836 - Girls' Athletic Club, 1943-44

Pictured are members of the Girls' Athletic Club. They enjoyed social outings as well as athletic competition. This image was published in the 1944 annual on page 63. Members are: BERENTSON, Helene, BENSON, Sylvia, JOHNSON, June, SCHNEIDER, Ina Fae, BAER, Anita, WENNER, La Verne, ABBOTT, Frances, FOGLE, Merle, PALMER, Martha Mary, HAGLUND, Edna, FITHIAN, Janet, LIND, Agnes, SYMONDS, Yvonne, LUVERA, Phyllis, DEVLIN, Mary, SHAPLEY, Dorothy, CROSS, Bonnita, SOPER, Marie, STOVER, Marivonne, SPRINGER, Doris, TILSON, Doris, WERTZFIELD, Bernice, ISAACSON, Sally, ERHOLM, Jo Ann, MORRISON, Marilyn, CLAUSIUS, Shirley, ROSENBLATT, Beverly, MARICICH, Frances, ERICKSON, Carol, MOE, Ramona, ANDRICH,

Image of WF 2840 - Annual Staff, 1944-45

WF 2840 - Annual Staff, 1944-45

Members of the 1944-45 annual staff are pictured on the steps of the Industrial Arts Building. This image was published in the 1945 annual. Front row: THOMAS, Lee, CHRISTENSON, Rhoda, SYMONDS, Yvonne, BESSNER, Annette, HAGLUND, Edna, BROSTROM, Beatrice, CHARLOT, Faith, SMITH, Gordon Middle row: MARTIN, Patty, SCHULZ, Blaine, FITHIAN, Bob, KAGER, Marie, ABBOTT, Frances, HAMMERQUIST, Marie, MACDONALD, Jean, BERENTSON, Duane, LIAN, Tommy Back row: STROEBEL, David, THOMSON, Norman, HAGAN, Pat, DEVLIN, Mary, LUVERA, Phyllis, BARTH, Mary Lou, HOSKINS, June, ENT, Kenneth

Image of WF 2844 - Girls' Athletic Club, 1944-45

WF 2844 - Girls' Athletic Club, 1944-45

Members of the 1944-45 Girls' Athletic Club are pictured. Their advisor was Mrs. Mary Jane Hildebrand. This image was published in the 1945 annual. Members were (though not necessarily pictured): ABBOTT, Frances, ANDRICH, Leona, BAER, Anita, BENJAMIN, Phyllis, BROSTROM, Berdena, CHARLOT, Faith, CLAUSIUS, Shirley, COLE, Arlowine, CROSS, Bonnita, CROUT, Darlene, DETWILER, Virginia, DEVLIN, Mary, DUCKETT, Oleta, DYBBRO, Mary Jane, ERHOLM, Joanne, ERICKSON, Carol, FITHIAN, Janet, FLINN, Colleen, FOGLE, Merle, HAGLUND, Edna, HAUGE, Janice, HAWKINS, Joanne, HEBERT, Norma, HUTTON, Mary, ISAACSON, Sally, JOHNSON, June, KILGORE, Joyce, LIND, Agnes, LUVERA, Phyllis, MARICICH, Frances, MEAGHER, Lola,

Image of WF 3346 - 1944 girls' basketball

WF 3346 - 1944 girls' basketball

The "champion" basketball teams at Anacortes High School in 1944 are pictured in this image. It was published in the 1944 annual on page 52. Standing: Helene Berentson, Virginia Benson, Marian Unsoeld, Merle Fogle, June Johnson Kneeling: Sylvia Benson, Sally Isaacson, senior captain ( with "44" ball) Shirley Raeder, Lola Meagher, junior captain ( with "45" ball) Frances Abbott, Anita Baer, LaVerne Wenner

Image of WF 3345 - 1943 girls' basketball

WF 3345 - 1943 girls' basketball

The 1942 Anacortes High School girls' basketball team photo was published in the 1943 annual on page 50. Martha Palmer, Georgianna Newland, Mildred Anderson, Shirley Jeppson, Ina Fae Schneider, Shirley Raeder, Virginia Benson, Claudia Rhinehart, Marian Unsoeld, Helen Berentson, Sylvia Benson, Lola Meagher, Anita Baer, Lois Sutt, Wilma Townsend, Merle Togle, Sally Isaacson, June Johnson, Fran Abbott, Helen Smith, LaVerne Wenner, Marivonne Stover, Doris Shapley, Edna Haglund, Ruth Johnson, Dolores Graham, Dorothy Shapley, Gloria Perkins, Agnes Lind, Marie Soper.

Image of WF 3351 - 1943 high school badminton

WF 3351 - 1943 high school badminton

This image of the girls' badminton team of Anacortes High School in 1943 was published in the 1943 annual on page 51. Left to right: Lola Meagher, Ina Fae Schneider, Mildred Anderson, Shirley Jeppson, Edna Haglund, Doris Shapley, Ruth Johnson, June Johnson, Dorothy Shapley, Sally Isaacson, Lois Sutt, Anita Baer, Helen Smith, Merle Fogle, Wilma Townsend, Francis Abbott, Claudia Rhinehart, Marian Unsoeld, Helen Berentson, Sylvia Benson, Marivonne Stover, Marie Soper, Agnes Lind, Virginia Benson, Delores Graham, Gloria Perkins

Image of WF 3412 - Fran Abbott, Ms. Stakemiller

WF 3412 - Fran Abbott, Ms. Stakemiller

Fran Abbott is pictured with her grandmother, Ms. Stakemiller. They are both wearing corsages and are possibly members of the Abbott family that ran Abbott Auto from c. 1921 - c. 1954.