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Gordon Marble
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  • Los Angeles, CA
  • United States
  • 1971
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Roots

Started this discussion. Last reply by Tawnette Fulton- Gilbert Dec 16, 2011. 3 Replies

One of the most inspiring books that I have read in my life was Roots, by Alex Haley. It made me aware of how important it is to keep in contact with certain aspects from my past. Legacy is what we…Continue

 

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"Happy Birthday Gordon, I hope that you have a very blessed and enjoyable one!!"
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"Happy Birthday Gordon, I hope that you have an enjoyable one!!  "
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Gary Roberson commented on Gordon Marble's blog post It's Time to discuss this Issue. The Mascot
"I’m very late on getting in on this discussion, but here’s my thought on this matter. As a 1965 alumni, I have always loved being a Centennial Apache. I used to love the pep rallies and half time shows when our cheer leaders and drill…"
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Yearbooks "THE WAY WE WERE" THEN AND "NOW" (ALSO ALL "BIG TEN" APACHE CLUB PHOTOS)!!

This Group is where Photos can be posted from your Yearbooks "Your Big Ten" High School Days "Then" & your "Now- Today" Photos!! Feel free to leave descriptions and comments under your Photos!!
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Gordon Marble liked Phoebe Macon's group Yearbooks "THE WAY WE WERE" THEN AND "NOW" (ALSO ALL "BIG TEN" APACHE CLUB PHOTOS)!!
Jun 24, 2014
Gordon Marble and Lee G. Herndon are now friends
May 29, 2014
Nola Crittendon commented on Gordon Marble's blog post It's Time to discuss this Issue. The Mascot
"I personally see no need to change our name, however, the decision is really up to the present staff and students.  I am proud to be a Centennial Apache, and hope the majority agrees with me."
Apr 24, 2014
Constance Townsend-Jordan commented on Gordon Marble's blog post It's Time to discuss this Issue. The Mascot
"I too, am a Proud Centennial Apache and who agrees that the issue of labeling is important. While I still have feathers in my heart, we must consider and understand how a group can be disparaged by labels.   I am not sure how many of you…"
Apr 23, 2014
Howard Sanders Jr commented on Gordon Marble's blog post It's Time to discuss this Issue. The Mascot
"WOW!! I would not be one to vote for changing Centennial's mascot in any way. Considering how many blacks may have ancestors who are American Indian I think it is totally appropriate to leave it as is. Some months ago I made the decision to get…"
Apr 22, 2014
Lee G. Herndon commented on Gordon Marble's blog post It's Time to discuss this Issue. The Mascot
"Obviously we old-schoolers want to keep the Apache name.  But times and people change so it shouldn't be up to us as alumni.  It should, in my opinion, be up to those who are currently attending Centennial.  They are really the…"
Apr 22, 2014
Dr. Evelyn Robertson commented on Gordon Marble's blog post It's Time to discuss this Issue. The Mascot
"Absolutely retain our beloved mascot the Apache!"
Apr 22, 2014

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1971
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Biography:
I attended the Big Ten from 1968 to 1971. After school I joined the Navy. At one time I was a photojournalist (Paparzzi). I recieved an AA degree from compton college. I was married, but I still have four children, five grand kids and 1 great grand baby.
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Four Childern, 5 grandkids, 1 great grand baby
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It's Time to discuss this Issue. The Mascot

Posted on April 21, 2014 at 10:57am 8 Comments

One of the most precious titles I have been called in my life is the title "Centennial Apache" Seeing the profile of that Native American in that Head Dress still makes me well up with pride.

But lately there have seen discussions regarding the Native American mascots as  insulst to America's original people. 

With the pressure to change the name of the Washington Redskins and Cleveland Indian's names and mascots, I can't be blind to the fact that my beloved school  may need to…

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At 2:29pm on February 17, 2016, Wayne Ware c/o '75 (WebMaster) gave Gordon Marble a gift
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Thanks Gordon, For Your Contribution: To The Centennial High Alumni Network. Thanks Again For Helping To Keep The Alumni Network Going!!
At 11:22pm on December 14, 2015, Wayne Ware c/o '75 (WebMaster) said…
Happy Birthday Gordon!  
 
Hope you had a great day of celebration....

At 1:48am on December 14, 2015, Phoebe Macon said…

Happy Birthday Gordon,

I hope that you have a very blessed and enjoyable one!!

At 10:25pm on December 14, 2014, Wayne Ware c/o '75 (WebMaster) said…
Happy Birthday Gordon!
 
Hope you have a great day of celebration....
At 12:15am on December 14, 2014, Phoebe Macon said…

Happy Birthday Gordon, I hope that you have an enjoyable one!!

 

At 12:10am on August 07, 2014, Phoebe Macon gave Gordon Marble a gift
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Thank You Gordon for joining "The Way We Were" Website Group today. Please feel free to post your pictures on it. Take Care & Have a Blessed Day!! Love and Blessings, Phoebe
At 3:00am on December 14, 2013, Phoebe Macon said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY GORDON & MANY MORE, GOD BLESS!!

 

 

At 11:14am on December 13, 2013, Wayne Ware c/o '75 (WebMaster) said…
Happy Birthday Gordon!
 
Hope you have a great day of celebration....
At 2:14am on December 14, 2012, Phoebe Macon said…

HAPPY BIRTHDAY GORDON, I HOPE THAT YOU HAVE A VERY ENJOYABLE BIRTHDAY TODAY & MAY GOD CONTINUE TO BLESS YOU WITH MANY, MANY MORE!!

LOVE AND BLESSINGS, PHOEBE

 

At 12:52am on December 13, 2011, Phoebe Macon gave Gordon Marble a gift
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY (TODAY) GORDON, ENJOY YOUR SPECIAL DAY!!
 
 
 

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