To honor the first Inductees in 2013, Central set aside this area:
When organized in 1922, it included football players only:
Jesse Hargraves joined Harold Milliken as “Cheer Leader” in 1914:
First Champion photo showing all cheerleaders together for a school year:
Researching period between 1913 and 1930 to gather as much information as possible about Central Cheerleaders.
The first reference to “Cheer Leader” at Central is found in this extract from the Champion 1914. Note Harold Milliken was “Cheer Leader” in 1913 and 1914.
This extract from The Champion 1915 indicates Otis Beck was also “Cheer Leader” in 1913.
Thanks to Librarian Melinda Martin’s hard work, the renovation of the Central Library is nearing completion:
Please click on the image below to open a PDF of this Champion which can be searched using a PDF viewer:
Please click on the image below to open a PDF of this Champion which is in higher resolution than previous version:
Posted on behalf of the author, Charlie Sedman, two samples appear below: