From the 1945 Mar-Ken School Yearbook, “Sophomore Biographies”:
Melba Inslee was born in La Junta, Colorado. She is known to her friends as “Toastie”. She went to Hoover Grammer School, Audbon Junior High, and now Mar-Ken. Her ambition is to pass French with an A+!
Sophomore Nicknames: Toastie
Sophomore Predictions: Melba will probably settle down and raise monkeys.
Sophomore Sayings: Why sure.
From the 1946 Mar-Ken School Yearbook, “Senior Biographies”:
Title: Melba Inslee
Copyright: La Junta, Colo.
Introduction: Famous for her typing on the annual, and her dependability.
Forward: To be an acrobate, and a china painter.
Illustrations: Loves to roller skate, and dance. Also chocolate malts, and all games.
Glossary: “You want to bet”
Can you imagine: Melba not doing her homework?
Melba was Treasurer of the Le Circle Francais, the Mar-Ken School French Club in 1946.