Gordon, Jean

Jean Gordon 1942
Jean Gordon 1942

Jean Gordon

Married name: Jean Gloor

Born: 24 February 1925, Jackson, Michigan
Died: 7 April 1990, Los Angeles, California

From the January 24, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•SNOOPER: Consuming chili and beans at the home of Jean Gordon recently were: Ray Dixon, June Jerome, Alice Tyrell, Jack Peirce and John MacMahon.
•Jean Gordon’s birthday is listed as on February 24.

From 1940 Mar-Ken Yearbook, as a Sophomore: 
JEAN GORDON – Was born in February. She is a soft-speaking and gracious young lady. Jean admits that she doesn’t care particularly for school, but she does like Mar-Ken.

From the September 27, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•WHO’S WHO: Jean Gordon is in the B10. Her favorite record is Huckelberry Duck by Ramon Scott (Naaaaaa! fooled you, didn’t I). It seems she wants to be a nurse, swell! Now if we get any violence around here we have a doctor and a nurse to nurse us back to health (Woo-Wee).
•SNOOPER: Seen at the Player’s Restaurant Saturday night were Jean Gordon, Jimmy Zaner, June Jerome and Dick Kurtze. Must have been one of the evenings they didntt get to the Ice Follies.

From the October 11, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•Jean Gordon wrote the column, “FASHION: Bright Colors Predominate” for the school newspaper.
•SNOOPER: Enjoying a performance of Charlot’s Review recently were Mary Alice Dill, Jean Gordon and June Jerome.

From the October 25, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•Jean Gordon wrote the column, “FASHION” for the Mar-Ken Journal.
•SNOOPER: Badminton games are again THE thing with Mar-Kenites and many students of the Senior class may be found at Jean Gordon’s. Seen at Gordon adobe Monday evening were Ray Dixon, Bill and Jeanne Johnston, June Carlson and the Mauchs.

From the November 8, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•Jean Gordon wrote the Fashions column for the Journal.
•SNOOPER: Viewing the cinema Saturday evening were Jean Gordon and Hank Flynn.

From 1941 Mar-Ken Yearbook, as a Junior:
Ever since Jean Gordon was born on February 24, in Jackson, Michigan, she has been allergic to moustaches and bow ties. Her ambition is to be a success in life. She collects phonograph records as a hobby. Her favorite book is “Rebecca” and her favorite song, “Deep Purple”. When not attempting to fulfill her ambition you may find her playing a snappy game of badminton.

From 1942 Mar-Ken Yearbook, as a Senior:
Jean Gordon was born in Jackson, Michigan. She has the ambition to be a great publicist and we know that she’ll be terrific. Her favorite book is “Of Mice and Men”, and she enjoys listening to the music of “Blue Champagne”.