From the Mar-Ken 1942 Yearbook, as a Junior:
On the shores of Lake Erie, in Detroit, Michigan, Panchita Rowe was born on October 24th. Her hobby is fencing in which she excels. Her favorite book is “Gone With The Wind” and she is another English Literature fan. She is interested in dancing, and is a star pupil in Geometry.
From the October 13, 1942 Mar-Ken Journal:
•Social Notes: Panchita Rowe aided in fun-making with her birthday party dance. All who attended are still saying how swell it was.
•Panchita was elected Vice-President of the Spanish Club.
From 1943 Mar-Ken Yearbook; Senior Crossword Puzzle:
She’s won many a fencing contest, and has a “Brother” in the same class.
Panchita was Vice President of Los Vuenos Vecinos (the Spanish Club) in 1943.