Cover of the 1950 MHS Comet

March 20, 1950 School board
Back: Fay Donaghu, Henry Brandt, Larry Polking
Front: Lyle "Red" Arp, Eugene Zerwas, Ralph G. Sutherland
Not in picture: Peter H. Jones

Lyle & Ralph - affiliated with First National Bank
Eugene president and manager of Manning Telephone Co.
Henry building contractor
Larry 3 year board member owner of Manning Oil Company
Fay employed by Manning Creamery Co.
P.H Jones lawyer in Manning

1949-50 faculty: Vera Macumber, K; Marjorie Chalmers, first; Doris Huff, second; Helen Shemat, third; Rita Theobald, fourth; Theresa Theobald, fifth; Lee H. (Mrs. R.G.) Kalkbrenner, sixth; Rosemary Gleason, junior high; William G. Anderson, junior high principal; Christine Sanders, homemaking; Orville Harris, instrumental; Esther Stryzewski, vocal; Marie Perkins, H.S. principal; Myra Hamann, social science; Arlene Edgington, mathematics; George Triplett, science; C.W. "Bill" Steneker, coach and manual training; Joe R. McGrath, English; Dale Schnirring, agriculture; Elaine Ellis, typing; Mrs. Sybilla Darling, nurse; Kenneth B. Koch, superintendent; Henry Dethlefs, John Jones and Claussie Nielsen, custodians

1950 MHS graduates: Sue Ann Clark, Gene Dales, Charles Fielweber, Ardella Frahm (valedictorian), Lyle Fuss, Vernon Godiksen, Irwin Grau, Marlyn Gruhn, LaVonne Hargens, Rosemary Hinz, Donald Horbach, Margie Kienapfel, Leland Kienast, Arthur Kruse, Orrin Kuhn, Dorothy Lake, Ethel Leinen, Richard Mincey (salutatorian), Rose Ann Muhlbauer, Phyllis Musfeldt, Merlin Nulle, Shirley Ohrt, Donald Pfannkuch, Marilyn Popp, John Pratt, Donald Puck, Lynn Rix, Marjorie Rowedder, Beverly Ruhde, Milo Sander, Sally Schrum, Norbert Sextro, Ardella Singsank, Donnarae Strathman, Dean Stribe, Robert Tank, Dean Vollstedt, Eugene Wagner, Jeanette Willenborg

1950 former students: Warden Allen, Florence Borkowski, Pat Cullen, DeRooy DeWilde, Arthur Erikson, Lloyd Hagedorn, Merlin Hass, Norma Hass, Barbara Held, Ray Hill, Merlin Joens, Leonard Jorgensen, Danny Korwes, Frank Kuchel, Kathleen Lee, Bonnie McCord, John McMahon, Duane Meggers, Tommy Mersman, Shirley Olbertz, Peggy Roggendorf, Kenneth Rohr, John Rollins, Dolores Schiek, Dolores Steele, Virginia Swank, Bill Taylor, Marlene Vinke, Jackie Vollmer, Floyd White, Ted Wiemann