Class of 1961

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1961 Yearbook

Thank You Patrick Rueter ’61

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About the Class of 1961

Our School

Class Motto:
Class Governors:
Homecoming Court:
Homecoming Queen:
Josie “Cookie” Lujan
Prom Queen and King:
Ring and Yearbook Committee(s):
Class Prank:

Our World

President of the USA: John F. Kennedy
Oscar for Best Picture: The Apartment
Grammy Song of the Year: Ernest Gold for "Theme of Exodus"
#1 Billboard: Tossin' and Turnin - Bobby Lewis
Super Bowl: The First Super Bowl took place on January 15, 1967
World Series: New York Yankees over Cincinnati Reds (4-1)

In the News:

Yuri Gagarin is the first human in space, Alan Shepard makes first US Space Flight, Peace Corps is established by John F. Kennedy, Construction of the Berlin Wall begins, IBM introduces Golf Ball Typewriter, “Freedom Riders” test the United States Supreme Court decision, Pampers the first disposable diaper introduced, US Cuban Exiles and CIA mount unsuccessful attempt to overthrow Castro known as the Bay of Pigs, UN General Assembly condemns Apartheid.

Cost of Living:

Yearly Inflation Rate USA 1.07% 
Yearly Inflation Rate UK 2.9% 
Average Cost of new house $12,500.00 
Average Income per year $5,315.00 
Cost of a gallon of Gas 27 cents 
Average Cost of a new car $2,850.00 
Bacon for 1LB 67 cents 
Eggs per dozen 30 cents 

Guestbook Archives

Name: Ken Williams
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Current City & State: Benton City, Washington
School & grad year: 1961
Home Page:  
Date: Fri Jun 18 18:33:59 2004
How you found us: Your kidding, right? I used a computer!

Wrote…
Hello to all you Aztecs.

Name: Ken Williams
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Current City & State: Benton City, Washington
School & grad year: 1961
Home Page:  
Date: Thu Jan 15 14:28:42 2004
How you found us: Your kidding, right? I used a computer!
Wrote…
Hello to all those who can still remember back that far.


Name: Donna (Colclough) Flemens
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Current City & State: Nuevo, Cal.
School & grad year: 1961
Home Page:  
Date: Sun Dec 14 15:28:00 2003
How you found us: Search Engine
Wrote…
Hey all you aztecs, hope you have HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!! Class of 61 ROCKS!!!!Tex & Donna Flemens, Nuevo, California


Name: Donna (Colclough) Flemens
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Current City & State: Nuevo, California
School & grad year: Azusa High 1961
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Date: Fri Aug 29 01:26:44 2003
How you found us: Your kidding, right? I used a computer!
Wrote…
Hope the Food Crawl was as successful as last year!!! How about hearing from more from the class of 61!! Like to hear from Bunny B., Jackie B., Carol Mc., Lorna P., Hedy Z., Sandy & Sheila (the twins), and last but not least Donna Taylor and Gail Payton from class of 62…love to hear from you!!!!
Name: Patrick Rueter
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Current City & State: Winston, Oregon
School & grad year: Azusa , 1961 “THE GREATEST YEAR”
Home Page:  
Date: Sun May 11 14:41:02 2003
How you found us: Your kidding, right? I used a computer!
Wrote…
It has been three years since I signed the old book I thought I would sign the new one.
Name: Richard M. Montes Sr.
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Current City & State: Azusa, CA. 91702
School & grad year: 1961
Home Page:  
Date: Tue Nov 12 21:47:25 2002
How you found us: Your kidding, right? I used a computer!
Wrote…
We are putting together a Golf Tournament for both high schools Azusa and Gladstone to help both programs. January 19, 2003 at Azusa Greens 7 am best ball scramble. Cost $90.00 includes golf,cart,meal,gift pack. THE STUDENTS NEED YOUR SUPPORT. Call Richard Montes 626-926-9759
Name: Mary M. Edens McCauley
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Current City & State: Conway, Arkansas 72034
School & grad year: Azusa High School 1961
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Date: Fri Oct 4 07:59:07 2002
How you found us: By my best recollection, I don’t remember
Wrote…
Hello everyone!
Name: Richard Montes Sr.
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Current City & State: Azusa
School & grad year: Azusa 1961
Home Page:  
Date: Wed Aug 21 12:00:20 2002
How you found us: Word of mouth
Wrote…
Let’s Party
Name: Doug Louis
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Current City & State: Oak Hills Ca
School & grad year: Azusa 1961
Home Page:  
Date: Thu Aug 8 21:50:01 2002
How you found us: Your kidding, right? I used a computer!
Wrote…
Hello classmates ! EMail me, subject “CLASSMATE” so I don’t delete. GREAT JOB !!!!!
Name: Janice Quick Ashborn
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Current City & State: San Diego CA
School & grad year: Azusa High 1961
   
Date: Sat Jul 6 15:33:35 2002
How you found us: Your kidding, right? I used a computer!
Wrote…
Love this webpage, Thanks Julie! Thanks Jim!
Chuck Daly Tuesday, 9/4/01, 2:57 PM
Greetings to all. This web site is a very nice start. We need to find a way to get it sorted by year graduated. Take care and be well. God bless Mr. Tavener.
From: Eagle Rock, California
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What year did you graduate?  1961
Corky Warfield Ward Wednesday, 8/8/01, 5:36 PM
Hi fellow classmates of all years. This is a great site and a job well done.
From: Modesto, CA
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What year did you graduate?  1961
Joyce Stillman Fredholm Wednesday, 8/8/01, 9:53 AM
Looking forward to our reunion this year
From: Torrance CA
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What year did you graduate?  1961
Corky Warfield Ward Friday, 1/26/01, 4:45 PM
Looking forward to 40th reunion this year. HOpe to see all there. This is a great site.
From: Modesto, CA
E-mail:  
What year did you graduate?  1961
Mary M. Edens (McCauley) Tuesday, 10/3/00, 7:59 PM
I am looking for Mary Martino and Kenny Clement if anyone out there has any information.
From: Conway, Arkansas
E-mail:  
What year did you graduate?  1961
Doug Louis Friday, 6/23/00, 7:59 PM
Is this great or what? Julie did a super job for all us Aztecs! Hope to see a big gang at the reunion in Oct.00.
From: Oak Hills Ca.
E-mail:  
What year did you graduate?  1961
Kay Winburn Seale Tuesday, 5/23/00, 10:02 PM
Who would have known in 1961 where we would all be today? This website is such a great invitation to find out more about our classmates. Thank you for all of your excellent work.
From: Boulder, CO
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What year did you graduate?  1961
Corky Warfield/Ward Friday, 4/21/00, 3:57 PM
Great site Julie – hope u get lots of activity here.
From:  Modesto, CA
E-mail:  
What year did you graduate?  1961
JACK REED Thursday, 2/28/02, 1:20 AM
WENT TO BIG “A” 58-60.WENT BACK TO EL MONTE TO FINISH UP. WENT IN NAVY AFTER GRAD., AND STAYED FOR 21 YRS.LIVING IN WASH ST. NOW . GOOD DEAL ON WEB PG.
From: EL MONTE
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E-mail:  
What year did you graduate?  1961 AT EL MONTE HIGH

 

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The Class of 1961

Janice
Quick
Ashborn
Bob
Oliveira
Patrick
Rueter
Sandra
Hunnicutt
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