Johnston, Patricia Jeanne “Jeanne”

Patricia Jeanne Johnston 1941
Patricia Jeanne Johnston 1941

Patricia Jeanne Johnston “Jeanne”

Patricia Jeanne Johnston was a Senior, 12th grade, in 1941, and graduated that year.

From the October 28, 1938 Mar-Ken Journal:
Jeanne Johnson is 9th Grade (Freshman) Class President

From the December 16, 1938 Mar-Ken Journal:
WHAT THEY ARE DOING FOR CHRISTMAS – San Diego
WHAT THEY WANT FROM SANTA CLAUS – Ice-skates

From the January 24, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
SNOOPER: Jean Johnston and Lamarr Johnson laughing together over a pair of hot fudge sundaes.

From the Mar-Ken 1940 Yearbook: 
JEANNE JOHNSTON – On the 2nd of January the stork dropped Jeanne in Hollywood. Her hobby is collecting dolls; her favorite pastime is working with hobby and dancing. She likes cooperation and friendship; dislikes jealousy and unfriendliness towards others. Favorite song: “When Day Is Done”. Favorite book: “Triumph Over Pain”. Favorite subject: Science. Her ambition is to be an outstanding worker in whatever her job may be.

Jeanne Johnston was Secretary of her 1940 Sophomore Class.

From the October 11, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•WHO’S WHO: Jean Johnston – – Hollywood is her hometown so you’d think she’d go in for stage work but she’s going to be a laboratory research technician (whew what a mouthful) well whatever it is we wish you luck.
•Jeanne Johnston, Bobby Allert and alumnus Hal Belfer offered their personal variations on the tap-dance theme as part of the entertainment at the Mar-Ken Get Acquainted Party given by the school faculty on the evening of September 27.

From the October 25, 1940 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.
•WHO’S WORKING: Jeanne Johnston and Kuulei De Clerq entertaining at the Old Soldiers Home. Jeanne dancing in Beverly Hills last week.

From the November 8, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•HALLOWEEN PARTY: … The floor show included tap dancing by Jeanne Johnston, dances by the De Clerq sisters and original songs by Linda Ware and the Mauchs.
•Jeanne Johnston’s birthday is January 21.

From the November 20, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
•Thank you Jeanne Johnston for helping us with the paper this week.
•SNOOPER: Steppin’ out in plenty high society were Jean and Bill Johnston at the premier of “The Dictator.”
•THANKSGIVING PLANS: Jeanne Johnston – – Go to San Diego.

From the November 1941 issue of the Mar-Ken Journal (student newspaper):
Jean Johnston – Hollywood is her hometown so you’d think she’d go in for stage work but she’s ging to be a laboratory research technician (whew what a mouthful) well whatever it is we wish you luck.

From the Mar-Ken 1941 Yearbook:
Jeanne Johnston. Jeanne particularly likes hot fudge sundaes and Lawrence Olivier. At present her ambition is to find her boy scout troop. As soon as this task is accomplished, Jeanne will enter college.