Abbot Academy - Circle Yearbook (Andover, MA)

 - Class of 1924

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Page 53 text:

The Abbot C i r el e 1924 Rochester Monthly, Rochester, X. H. The Hon. Kathryn Wallace, principal of the Wallace Female Seminary of Secretarial Work, spoke at the High School on the fifteenth of last month. Her subject was " Secretarial Work; Advantages and Disadvantages. " Jamestown Enterprise, Jamestown, X. Y. The Hospital Benefit rummage sale will take place this coming week. Miss Willson, Headnurse, and assistant, Miss Epler will be in charge. Mansfield Gazette, Mansfield Miss Helen Keating of 87654 Central Ave., gave a tea last Saturday, in honor of her friend, Miss Elsie Draper, of Canton, Mass., who is visiting this city for a short time. Springfield Republican, Springfield, Mass. At the meeting of the School Board, last Saturday, Miss Elizabeth Sweet read her resignation from the Mathematics Department. Claremont Courier, Claremont, X. H. Miss Margaret Colby, former sales-lady for Kolynos Tooth Paste, is now in business with the Listerine Company. The change was most unexpected. ADS Miss McCarthy ' s Skiing School for Girls Intervale, X. H Boarding and Day Students also Correspondence Course. Address — Miss Frances Ann McCarthy Intervale. X. H. (Box 1) This week Mon, Tues., Wed. at the Colonial Betty Harrington in " The Girl on the Hill " Directed by M. E. Ward Thurs., Fri., Sat. at the Strand Ruth Hawley in " A Town in Xew England " Comedy — " Pat and Flather " — bring the kiddies 45

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The Abbot Circle 19 24 The Bugle, Bangor, Me. Mrs. Bob McLeod of this city is planning a tour. Mrs. McLeod will speak at Women ' s Clubs throughout the country on " Bangor the Beautiful. " Star, Shrewsbury, Mass. Miss Adelaide Hammond, first woman member of Congress, visited her home last week. Miss Laura Scudder, World Tennis Champion, and Miss Hammond ' s former roommate at Abbot Academy, accompanied her. Whistle, Windsor, Conn. Miss Elisabeth Barss, principal of Loomis Institute and member of the Colonial French Club, gave a lecture on " How to Drop a Fragile Jug without Breaking It " at the Knights of Pythias, Saturday. Telegram, Essex Fells, N. J. Miss Margaret Bush, noted basketball coach and player for the International Women ' s League, has returned from London, and will go to Boston, Mass., to visit her friend, Miss Alice Hobart, author of " Hobart ' s Helpful Hints in Chem- istry. " Paterson News, Paterson, N. J. Miss Margaret McKee of this city, was elected president of the Paterson M. C. T. U. at their last meeting. It is expected that Miss McKee will be very successful in the excellent temperance work now being done by the society. Sentinel, Brookline, Mass. Miss Lila Clevenger, formerly of the village, made a record at the league basketball game Friday night, of forty baskets in thirty minutes. Miss Clevenger is a graduate of Abbot Academy, and was a member of its basketball team. Portland Daily News, Portland, Me. The noted artists, Misses Betty Bragg and Priscilla Bradley, have been here sketching this week-end. Their paintings of this city will be on exhibition to the public in the library, this coming week. 44

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T h e A blot Circle 19 24 Qtt)t Class OTtU We, the class of 1924, of Abbot Academy, Andover, Mass., in a sane and sober condition and right mind, and having imbibed as much knowledge as may be expected of us, do hereby bequeath our most precious and battered possessions and privileges as follows: First, To the Class of 1925 — I The first seven rows of chapel seats. II The privilege of preceding in passing through doors or means of exit, any person or persons belonging to Abbot, except members of the Faculty or guests. Ill The Senior Parlor and contents, including the assignment books in the lower left-hand drawer of the desk, and the psychology and ethics ques- tions in the upper left-hand drawer, not excepting the bills, receipts and notes of ten years past in the upper right-hand drawer and the latest best seller carefully tucked in the lower right-hand drawer. IV The privilege of playing the Victrola and the many broken records. V The treat of sitting contentedly during a meal without danger of losing your appetite and without fear of dropping your knife and breaking a plate from fright or without danger of tearing a clean handkerchief to shreds while waiting in suspense until the bell rings for you to give the news. VI Visions of Intervale to the Class of ' 25. VI I Our cotton stockings and woolen underwear to the needy of Andover. VIII Our extension sleeves to those without. IX To Stu. G. our can openers. X Our flashlights to the grinds. XI To the girls on the hill, rooms on the South side. XII Our thumbtacks to those who can pull them out. Second, To some individuals — I Our cast off rubbers to Henry himself. II More copies of " Fourscore and seven years " to Miss Pettingell. III Dorothy Barringer ' s general information to Mittie. 46

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