Below is the invite and schedule of the events enjoyed...
May 9, 2012
Class of 1955, 1956, and 1957 and teachers,
All plans are now complete for our reunion as outlined below. There is a
lot of enthusiasm about the reunion and the reuniting of the three classes. Many people have told us they are planning to
For those of you who have never come to one of these reunions—you have missed something very special. We
hope everyone will try and join us.
Homecoming will be held the weekend of September 21" and September 22"°,
2012. The Hampton Inn (southwest corner of Interstate 20 and Hwy.87) is the Headquarters Motel. Don Anderson negotiated a
rate of $99.00 for two queen beds. He has been kind enough to reserve 25 rooms on his credit card so that we can be assured
of having at least 25 rooms .... There is a room shortage due to the very active oil business in our area .... if you plan
on staying in a motel at homecoming—please, please, please reserve your room at THE EARLIEST POSSIBLE MOMENT THAT YOU
CAN ...... Don only reserved 25 rooms.
You may ask for one of the rooms that he reserved and when they are gone——then
you must find your own room .... Hampton Inn phone number is 432-264-9800. Please do this AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!!!
4:00 PM —Early arrivals can meet at the Hospitality Room at the Hampton Inn. Soft drinks, beer, and
wine will be available. The room will be available for meeting and visiting except during breakfast time
(6:00 AM to
10:00 AM). Cecilia (McDonald) Adams and Londa (Coker) Henry are going to decorate the Hospitality Room and be responsible
for supplying the refreshments. Logan Boles is going to have name tags with El Rodeo pictures for all attendees.
9:00 AM-Meet at the Hampton Inn for a tour of the old Big Spring Jr. High. Edward Slate is in charge of
1:00 PM—Meet at the Wagon Wheel Drive Inn for Lunch
2:30 PM—Attend the Homecoming Pep
Rally at the BSHS Gym.
4:30 PM—Ride in the downtown Homecoming Parade. A decorated float will be provided. Lucy
(Thompson) Odom and Paschal Odom have secured the float and will see to the decorations. Edward Slate will see that the hay
is on the float.
7:30 PM-Attend the Homecoming Football Game-Big Spring vs. Andrews.
After the game visit at the
home of Lucy and Paschal Odom—702 Capri Court
Saturday ,September 22
8:00 AM-Golf at Big Spring Country
Club-Golfers please see enclosed form and return to Lane and Don Reynolds.
12:00 PM—Hamburger Buffet after golf
at the Big Spring Country Club. Price is $10.03 inclusive.
6:00 PM—Hospitality Hour at Moss Creek Ranch During
this time, a group picture will be taken by Bruce Schooler. Cocktails will be available as well as soft drinks.
PM-Dinner will be served. The menu includes sirloin steak or bacon wrapped chicken, twice baked Potatoes, fresh green beans,
salad, rolls and coffee or tea and a dessert table. Price is $25.65 inclusive.
After dinner, before the dance, we will
honor our deceased classmates with a short ceremony. Be sure to bring your dancing shoes .....
PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE
sign up ASAP (no later than August 1, 2012) for the reunion. Fill out the form and send your check for the Dinner/Dance and
Lunch at the Country Club to me. l hope to get donations to cover the other costs ..... hospitality room refreshments, decoration
costs , mailings, etc. So
Please send a donation with your reservation. All unspent money will be given to the BSHS
PLEASE COME and make our Reunion a time we will all remember. Our reunion will not be complete unless YOU
"KEEP US ALL AS ONE THROUGH YEARS TO COME"
--Lucy (Thompson) Odom