Tommy is Carmelita Tobin’s brother.
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 October 25, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
A poem by Tommy Tobin appeared in this issue of the school newspaper:
The birds are my friends
The great mighty Eagle
And the little Chickades
I see them in the forest
And they are not afraid of me.
From the November 20, 1940 Mar-Ken Journal:
HOLIDAYS AMONG STUDENTS: Carmelita and Tommy Tobin – are going to grandfather’s ranch.
From the 1940 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High Yearbook:
Tommy Tobin wrote a section on his room’s trip to Olvera Street for this Yearbook.
From the 1941 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High Yearbook:
Tommy was in the fifth grade in 1941. Tommy gave a ‘radio broadcast’ playing Daniel Boone in a classroom production, and wrote about it for the Yearbook.
From the 1942 Mar-Ken Primary & Junior High School Yearbook:
•Famous Sayings; Remarks heard in the sixth grade class: Tommy … “Ham sandwich?”
•Tommy wrote the sixth grade Class Predictions section for the Yearbook.
•Class Ambitions: Tommy would like to be a comedian.