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[PHS Miss Jet Set, Shirley Haynes]

Description: The Jet Set club at Pemberton High School in Marshall was formed to promote certain ideals of womanhood and academia in female students. The student chosen to represent Jet Set is Shirley Haynes in this yearbook photo. One of her duties would be to represent the club at the "Queen's Club Ball."
Date: unknown
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Miss Pemberton and Her Court]

Description: This photo, probably from a 1954-55 Pemberton High School yearbook, features the "Miss Pemberton" court that year. The seven ladies wear formal gowns. They are l-r, Bernice Johnson, Oletha Epps, Ida Bell Robinson, Bettie Everitt, Centennial Tyson, Myrtle Johnson, and Lurine Carr. They are escorted by five young men: l-r, Travis Armstead, Charles Hearne, Freeman Hodge, Henry Johnson, and Jerry James. The scene is outdoors in front of a brick building.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Outstanding Students]

Description: Two outstanding students at Pemberton High School are featured on this yearbook page. Snowden Bennett is in the top photo and Dora Wesley is in the bottom photo. Their school activities are summarized in the accompanying text.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS Queen and Her Court]

Description: Miss Pemberton and her court were featured on this yearbook page. The top picture shows Linda Sue Williams, Queen, and her escorts. She was the first eighth-grader ever chosen for the honor. The bottom picture shows the queen, her attendants, and the escorts at the football game where they were presented.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marshall Public Library

[PHS "Queen of Clubs Ball"]

Description: The court for the "Queen of Clubs Ball" at was made of young ladies who represented each club on campus. The queen of the ball was chosen by contest. In the upper left photo, the queen with her tiara is surrounded by some of the court. The upper right photo shows young men who were escorts with three of the ladies. The bottom left and right pictures show more of the court. The two bottom photos at center were the winners and runners-up of the dance contest. The photos came from the Pemberton High School yearbook.
Date: unknown
Partner: Marshall Public Library