Angela, Nancy (Angie)

Nancy Angela - 1947
Nancy Angela – 1947

From the 1945 Mar-Ken Yearbook, as a Freshman:
Nancy Angela was born in Spokane, Washington, October 3, 1931. She moved to Los Angeles in August 1944. She started Mar-Ken at the beginning of this year. Her ambition is to become a concert singer and she has been studying for a year and a half. Her favorite subject is Current events and favorite sport is riding and swimming. She too belongs to the French Club. Her love interest is Tom Drake.

Nickname: Angie

Freshman Predictions: If you happen along by Carnegie Hall in a few years, you will find the name of Nancy Angela famous as a great concert singer.

Nancy was Treasurer of the Freshman Class, 1945

From the 1946 Mar-Ken Yearbook, as a Junior:
Name – Nancy Angela
Born – Washington
Ambition – Not to be a Treasurer all of her life.
Talent – Singing
Saying – I want the Junior dues.
Song – You Belong To My Heart
Band – Cugat
Food – Hamburgers

Nancy was a member of the French Club, Le Circle Francais in 1946.

From the 1947 Mar-Ken Yearbook, as a Senior:
Name – Nancy Angela
Born – Oct. 3 – Spokane, Wash.
Ambition – To sing at the Met
Talent – Singing
Saying – Holy Cow
Nickname – Angie
Senior Predictions: Nancy Angela – Singing at the Met.

Nancy was Secretary-Treasurer of the Science Club, and a member of the French Club, Le Circle Francais, in 1947.

From the 1949 Mar-Ken Yearbook:
In November [1948], the Honor Society gave an “Afternoon of Arts”, which they held at The Beverly Hills Hotel. Looking at it from both an artistic as well as fashionable standpoint, it was indeed a great success…

Also planned for the afternoon was entertainment which was contributed by former alumni of Mar-Ken. This included a piano solo by Ramon Wertz, a vocal solo by Nancy Angela…