In 1939 the Ray City School Glee Club gave a Christmas Cantata with many students and teachers participating.
The Nashville Herald, December 14, 1939
Ray City School Glee Club to Give Christmas Cantata
Ray City High School Glee Club will present a Christmas Cantata, “Memories of Bethlehem,” (Holton), on Wednesday evening, December 20, at 8 o’clock in the high school auditorium. The glee club will be assisted by Miss Josephine Collier, pianist; contralto, Mrs. Rudolph Zeigler; soprano, Mrs. Garth Webb, and Miss Hazel Tabor.
Members of the club appearing on the program will be:
Sopranos and altos:
Peggy Carter, Annie Ruth Clements, Juanelle Clements, Marjorie Garner, Frencholyn Guthrie, Myrtle Hendry, Alma Luke, Evelyn Moore, Victoria Sirmans, Pauline Skinner, Juanelle Starling, Carolyn Swindle, Allen Yaun.
Baritones and basses:
The Symphonet Band, which has been organized since October, will play for the processional. They are:
Ushers for the occasion will be Helen Scarboro and Betty Garner. Candle lighters will be Robert Martin, Rudolph Scarboro, Bill Gray, Harvey Wood.
Wise men will be Hilda Sirmans and Doris Mobley.