Burton Morgan* played football and softball for Abbeville High School. Baseball was not a high school sport in 1942. Burton was a twin of Marvin (Class of 1939) and a brother of Otha Morgan (Class of 1938)
Abbeville High School won the State Softball Championship in 1942 and Burton played an important part of the team as pitcher
Lionel Berry* - Principal 1942 - 1943
Class of 1942
20th Class Reunion Held in 1962
Girls (seated L to R): Roberta Duhon, Lucille Bergeron, Gloria Maillon, Helen LaPlace, Annie Dell Trahan, Bessie Lewis, Marjorie Hebert, Ruth Forman, Margaret Pere, Majorie Boutte.
Boys & Girls (stand L to R): Norman Romero, Francis Ledet, J.C. Ledet, Louis Dartez, Henry Duhon, Roland Frederick, Ray Bourge, Olton Palombo, Henry Landry, Marjorie Pierce, Maxie Gisclair, Elrita Stansbury, H. D. O'Bryan, Eula Choate, Harris Hebert, Jr., Jack Heimendinger, Harold LeBlanc, J.C. Rogers, Benny Bohrer, Olton Noel.
Class of 1942
50th Class Reunion held in 1992
Girls (seated L to R): Majorie Boutte, Florence LeBlanc, Eula Mae Choate, Helen LaPlace, Marjorie Hebert, Ruth Foreman, Annie Dell Trahan, Marjorie Pierce, Elrita Stansbury, Norma Benoit, Margaret Pere
Boys (standing L to R): Norman Romero, Harris Hebert, Jr., Henry Duhon, Maxie Gisclair, Olton Palombo, Louis Dartez, Ray Bourge, Harold LeBlanc, Henry Landry, J.C. Rogers, J.C. Ledet, Francis Ledet Burton Morgan, Olton Noel, Benny Bohrer, Roland Frederick
The above Abbeville High School Class of 1942 was the 65th Reunion. It took place at the Riverfront Restaurant in Abbeville on September 17th, 2007. Thanks to Louis Dartez and Paul Bergeron we can preserve this bit of history for the future.