Betty Jean Orth
Graduated after summer school, 1940.
From the Mar-Ken 1940 Yearbook:
Ballet dancing is well represented in our class by Betty Jean Orth of Las Vegas, New Mexico. She likes collecting symphonic records, eating Italian food, and studying French. Her favorite book is “Genius of the Dance” and her favorite melody is Tschaikovsky’s “Aurora’s Wedding”. Betty’s ambition is to become a member of the “Ballet Russe”.
From the September 27, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
ALUMNI: Betty Orth is dancing with the Aida Broadbent Troupe.
From the November 8, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
ALUMNI: Betty Orth is on tour with the Ada Broadbent Troup.
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