From the 1942 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High School Yearbook:
•Famous Sayings, remarks heard in the sixth grade class: Mala … “Silence is golden.”
•Class Predictions: Mala — Unless the stars are wrong she will have a professional career.
•Class Ambitions: Mala wants to have a professional career.
From the September 28, 1942 & October 13, 1942 Mar-Ken Journals:
Mala Powers is a 7th & 8th grade reporter for Junior High Section of these issues of the Mar-Ken Journal. She wrote an article on the Junior High Units of Study for the October 13th school newspaper.
From the October 13, 1942 Mar-Ken Journal:
ILLNESSES: Seventh Grader Mala Powers has a cold.
From the 1943 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High School Annual:
•Nicknames: Mala – “Duchess”
•Predictions 21 years from now: Mala Powers will be a nurse.
•What would happen if – Mala Powers became fat and sassy?
•Mala Powers served as the 3rd and 4th Grade Journalism Editor. She also participated in the Journalism Stencilers Committee.
Mentioned in 1944 Mar-Ken Yearbook as being in the 9th grade.