Ruth Jones “Ruthie”
She was Mar-Ken School’s cook, and was known to the students as Ruthie. She signed Dolores Conlin’s 1941 Mar-Ken Yearbook as “The Cook,” and she is mentioned in the 1941, 1942, 1944, 1945, 1946 and 1949 Mar-Ken School Yearbooks as the Mar-Ken cook.
In the 1942 Mar-Ken Yearbook:
March 13: The Sophomores gave their Lower Basin Street Party. Big event of the evening was the singing of spirituals by Ruth Jones.