1949 WHS BB Queen
WHS Basketball Queen – Nov 19, 1948
The crowning of the basketball queen took place at the Community Building just before the game with Montgomery. A capacity crowd jammed the building and dozens were turned away at the door. Ruth Irene Britton, Senior, accompanied by eight dainty little flower girls and a number of other beautifully dressed attendants, was given the coveted crown. Warren Hurt, basketball captain, placed it on her head.