"Pfc. Jack E. Ready, son of Mr. and Mrs. N. D. Ready, Melissa, graduated from McKinney High School and N.T.S.T.C. before volunteering for service with the Marines. Attended V-12 school at Ruston, La. Had training at Parris Island and at New River and is now in O.T.C. at Quantico, Va."
“Jack E. Ready,” McKinney Public Library Digital History, accessed December 2, 2023, https://mckinneylibrary.omeka.net/items/show/740.