Tobin, Carmelita

Carmelita Tobin

Carmelita is Tommy Tobin’s sister.

From the November 24, 1938 Mar-Ken Journal:
Second grader, Carmelita Tobin, made up an original riddle as part of the language section of the class Holland Project. The riddle:

I wear wooden shoes.
I wear a long dress.
I wear woolen stockings.
I wear a Dutch Hat.
What am I?

Answer: A Dutch Girl

From the September 27, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
YOU AND I – FROM PRIMARY TO JUNIOR HIGH: Carmelita and Tommy Tobin went to the Pomona Fair and saw the live stock and the Horse Races. Tommy worked on “Third St. Bunch” at M.G.M. and also at Republic Studios this summer.

From the November 20, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
HOLIDAYS AMONG STUDENTS: Carmelita and Tommy Tobin – are going to grandfather’s ranch.

From the January 10, 1941 Mar-Ken Journal:
YOU AND I: Carmelita – – at the Philharmonic.

From the 1941 Mar-Ken Primary and Junior High School Yearbook:
Carmelita Tobin was in the third grade in 1941. She wrote a short story about a little Indian boy, Little Beaver for the Yearbook.

From the 1942 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High School Yearbook:
Carmelita Tobin was in the fourth grade in 1942.

From the October 13, 1942 Mar-Ken Journal:
MOVIE NEWS OF THE WEEK: 5th Grade: Carmelita saw Wake Island, swell!