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UPCOMING BIRTHDAYS



•   Linda Parker (Stewart)  11/22
•   Sharon Boone (Akers)  11/24
•   Mary Frances Self (Stucks)  11/24
•   John Thomas Carruth (1962)  11/25
•   David Noble  11/28
•   Isaac E. "Ike" Booher  11/29
•   John Pool (Ector'59)  11/30
•   Louis Wayne Hawkins (1959)  12/1
•   Jack Tayrien (1957)  12/1
•   Boyce Alexander (1957)  12/2
•   Kenneth Paynter  12/3
•   R. C. Posey, Web Site Admin  12/3
•   Patricia Clover (Fekete)  12/4
•   Dudley Joel Scruggs  12/6
•   Gary Parker  12/11
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Odessa High School 1958 & 1959 

This "IS" and Will Always Be a "FREE" Web Site! 

 

                      



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"ODESSA HIGH SCHOOL" SITES:

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CLICK ==> OHS 1959 Website

CLICK ==>OHS 1959 Classmate Directory


 


 GO BRONCHOS!!

Odessa High School

November Birthdays

 

 

November


James Ratliff Furry 11-2


John Henson 11-2


Thomas McMorris 11-7


Jerrie White Alfred 11-8


 

Bill Philpott 11-9 


Jerry Rogers 11-11


Fred Szenasi 11-11


James Jones 11-12


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Lynette Jones Lewis 11-12


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Linda Wilson Butts 11-12


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 Duane Taylor 

R.I.P. Old Friend

(b 11-13-1939 - - d 6-22-2018)


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Marc Arredondo 11-16


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Madonna Hubbard McCastlain 11-16


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Marlene Rogers 11-16


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Linda Parker Stewart 11-22


Mike Massey 11-23


Sharon Boone Akers 11-24


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Mary Frances Self Stucks 11-24


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John Thomas Carruth 11-25


Tommy Nickell 

R.I.P. Old Friend.

(b. 11-26-1940 - - d. 6-17-2017)


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David Noble 11-28


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Ike Booher 11-29


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John Pool 11-30


 



 "There have been 223,658 visitors to OHS Class of 1958 & 1959 website since it was launched on 3/31/2009



 

Life Lessons from Football

                       

#1  ‘Football is only a game. Spiritual things are Eternal.  Nevertheless, Beat  Texas' - Seen on a church sign in Arkansas prior to the 1969 game.

#2.  'The man who complains about the way the ball bounces is likely to be the one who dropped it.' - Lou Holtz / Arkansas

#3.  'When you win, nothing hurts.' - Joe Namath/ Alabama/ NY Jets

#4..  'Motivation is simple. You eliminate those who are not motivated.' - Lou Holtz / Arkansas

#5.  'A school without football is in danger of deteriorating into a medieval study hall.' - Frank Leahy / Notre Dame

#6.. 'I don't expect to win enough games to be put on NCAA probation.  I just want to win enough to warrant an investigation.' - Bob Devaney / Nebraska

#7.  'You can learn more character on the two-yard line than anywhere else in life.' - Paul Dietzel / LSU

#8.  'It's kind of hard to rally around a math class.' - Bear Bryant / Alabama

#9.  'I make my practices real hard because if a player is a quitter, I want him to quit in practice, not in a game.' - Bear Bryant / Alabama

#10.  'There's one sure way to stop us from scoring---give us the ball near the goal line.' - Matty  Bell / SMU

#11.  'Lads, you're not to miss practice unless your parents died or you died.' - Frank Leahy / Notre Dame

#12.  'I never graduated from  Iowa , but I was there for two terms - Truman's and Eisenhower's.' - Alex Karras / Iowa / Detroit Lions

#13.  'My advice to defensive players: Take the shortest route to the ball and arrive in a bad humor.' -Bowden Wyatt / Tennessee

#14.  'I could have been a Rhodes Scholar, except for my grades.' - Duffy Daugherty / Michigan State

#15.  'Always remember...Goliath was a 40 point favorite over David.' - Shug Jordan / Auburn

#16.  'They cut us up like boarding house pie.  And that's real small pieces.' - Darrell Royal / Texas

#17  'Show me a good and gracious loser, and I'll show you a failure.' - Knute Rockne / Notre Dame

#18..  'They whipped us like a tied up goat.' - Spike Dykes / Texas Tech

#19. "I asked Darrell Royal, the coach of the Texas Longhorns, why he didn't recruit me and he said: 'Well, Walt, we took a look at you and you weren't any good"  Walt Garrison/Oklahoma State /Dallas Cowboys 

#20.  'Son, you've got a good engine, but your hands aren't on the steering wheel.' - Bobby Bowden / Florida State

#21.  'Football is not a contact sport - it is a collision sport.  Dancing is a contact sport.' - Duffy Daugherty / Michigan State

#22.  After USC lost 51-0 to Notre Dame, his postgame message to his team:  'All those who need showers, take them.' - John McKay / USC

#23.  'If lessons are learned in defeat, our team is getting a great education.' -  Murray Warmath / Minnesota

#24.  'The only qualifications for a lineman is to be big and dumb.  To be a back, you only have to be dumb.' - Knute Rockne / Notre Dame

#25.  'Oh, we played about like three tons of buzzard puke this afternoon.' - Spike Dykes / Texas Tech

#26.  'It isn't necessary to see a good tackle. You can hear it.' - Knute Rockne / Notre Dame

#27.  'We live one day at a time and scratch where it itches....' - Darrell Royal / Texas

#28.  'We didn't tackle well today but we made up for it by not blocking..' - Wilson Matthews / Little Rock Central High School

#29.  'Three things can happen when you throw the ball, and two of them are bad.' - Darrell Royal / University of Texas

#30.  'I've found that prayers work best when you have big players.' - Knute Rockne / Notre Dame

#31.  'Gentlemen, it is better to have died a small boy than to fumble this football.' - John Heisman (re: Heisman Trophy)

#32  DALLAS FANS HAVE NO IDEA THAT 50% OF THE TEAMS LOSE EVERY WEEK - CLH


 

 

BEAUTIFUL LADIES AT

OHS 1958 30TH REUNION

IN 1988.

(Photo from Richard Porter)

Front_Row: Linda Sides, Vera Heard.

2nd_Row: Anita Greene, Myrna Phillips, Sally White, Netha Scott, Linda Parker, Anita Cook, Susan Hardwick.

3rd_Row: Jerry Sizemore, Nelda Craig, Pat Clover, Jo Ann Medford, Virgie Lou Smith, Suellis Smith, Rosemary Webb, Ardis Griffin, Gwon Langford, JoBeth Ford, Marlene Rogers, Lou Ann Gray, Judy Clement.


 

 

REMEMBER THESE FROM 1958? 

          

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A Video Trip Down 1950s Memory Lane

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VISIT BACK TO THE MEMORIES OF THE 1950s

(from George Hollis)

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"THE FABULOUS FIFTIES"

(Link provided courtesy of  George Hollis)

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"MEMORIES OF THE 1950s"

(Link provided courtesy of  George Hollis)

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"CARS OF THE 1950s"

(Link provided courtesy of  George Hollis

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"THE BEST OF TIMES"

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