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Cover

1952 Yearbook Cover

Dedication page to Charles Picken. Picken was a beloved Industrial Arts teacher and basketball coach.

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Dedication

Class history

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Class History

Seniors: Dorothy Anderson, Betty Bergman, Darrell Boman, Darlene Boushee

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Seniors

Seniors: Dorothy Edman, Matthew Edman, Floyd Haugen, Walter Huderle, Pauline Johnson

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Seniors

Seniors: Rodger Miller, Maxine Nelson, Jerry Olson, Betty Ritoch, Stephen Vanyo

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Seniors

Juniors: Ardell Lautt, James Aas, Dennis Knutson, Daniel Grabanski, Marvin Mathiason, Melville Johnson, Marlon Pokrzywinski, Delwyn Olson, Betty Ranstrom, Janet Anderson, Donald Mager, Arlyn Johnson, Marge Pape, Frieda Demeyere, Ida Demeyere, Don Sands

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Juniors

Varsity Basketball: Delwyn Olson, Darrell Boman, Norman Olson, Kenneth Malm, Duane Ekman, Dennis Kollin, Robert Bergman, Dennis Knutson, Daniel Grabanski, Coach Charles Picken

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Varsity Basketball

Junior Varsity: Gerald Pokrzywinski, Wayne Ranstrom, Donald Nelson, Glen Olson, Vernon Samuelson, Oliver Danielson, Lowell Boman, Lowell Malm, Gerald Anderson, Wayne Nelson

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Junior Varsity Basketball

Baseball Team
1952 Alvarado Yearbook Baseball Team

1952 Alvarado Yearbook Baseball State

Twirlers: Sharon Olson, Dorothy Hagglund, Bonnie Haugen, Niina Sersland, Jane Hanson, Donna Sersland, Arlean Pokrzywinski, Marlys Selnes, Susie Knutson, Nancy Erickson, Marilyn Nelson, Ida Demeyere
Cheerleaders: Dorothy Edman Manz, Pauline Johnson, Shirley Hanson, Arlyn johnson
1952 Alvarado Yearbook Cheerleaders

Senior Band: Janet Anderson, Betty Ritoch, Betty Ranstrom, Dorothy Edman, Nina Sersland, Betty Bergman, Dorothy Hagglund, Dorothy Anderson, Maxine Nelson, Pauline Johnson, Arden Hoff, Glen Peterson, Wendell Sands, Matthew Edman, Marilyn Olson, Terry Beaudry, Maynard Dahlstrom.
Junior Band: Arlean Pokrzywinski, Marlys Selnes, Paul Erickson, Carlton Beardsley, Bonita Kollin, Donna Sersland, Eugene Olson, and Ila Mae Shane.

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Faculty: John Bartol, Mrs. Smith, Mr. Picken, Mrs. Emoh, Mrs. Bartol
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Faculty: Mr. Shipman, Mrs. Sands, Mr. Benson, Miss Erickson, Mrs. Shipman
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School Board: Sam Anderson, Leon Pribula, John Bergman, Norman Thompson, Oscar Peterson, Morgan Everson

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Alvarado Oil Co. (Dahlstrom Brothers)

alv. oil co.

Alvarado Implement Co – Joe Dudinsky

alvarado implement co.

American Legion and Olson’s Food Market (August Olson)

American legion_ Olson food

Club Cafe (William Haugen) and Carlson’s Garage (Axel Carlson)

club cafe carlson's garage

H&S Supply and Farmers Elevator (George Bang)

H &S supply farmers elevator

Sponsors: Reeds Flowers (Warren), Kroll Drug Store (Warren), Warren Imp. Co., Dr. B. F. Bro (Warren), Alvarado Breakfast Club, Alvarado Locker Plant, L.B. Hartz Store, Alvarado Barber Shop, Frank E. Dahlgren, Wages Motor Supply (Warren), Alfred Fering, Coast to Coast Store (Warren), Warren Recreation (Warren), Cut Rate Grocery (Warren), Peoples State Bank (Warren), Dr. Gunnarson (Warren), Soderbergs Appliance Store (Warren), Red Owl Agency (Warren), L.B. Hartz Store (Warren), Olsons Barber Shop (Warren), F.C. Larson Co. (Warren), Geo. T. Sands, Woodwards (Warren), Boardson Food Emporium (Warren), Torgerson Shoe Shop, State Bank (Warren), Warren Sheaf, Rexall Drug Store, Holms Jewelry (Warren), Howard Brothers Implement (Warren), Northwest Chevorlet (Warren), Eidems Barber Shop (Warren), Irelands Lumber Yard

list of sponsors '52