1956 Yearbook – Maroon Spotlight
Dedication – Mr. John Divine
Mr. John Divine became wrestling coach of Perry High School in 1931. At the close of his silver anniversary, we proudly salute him and his record of 261 matches with 176 wins, 82 losses, and 3 draws. In 1952 and 1955 his teams won the state championships. “Coach” Divine always stresses the good of teamwork, the art of fair play, and the necessity of growth in character and strength in order to reach the goal of living right in body, mind, and soul.