High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing
Page 42 text:
The Abbot Circle 19 25 Class Will We, the Class of 1925, Abbot Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, being possessed of adequate sobriety, and comparatively sane mentalities, do hereby bequeath our begged, bought or stolen possessions and prerogatives .as follows: — First, To the Class of 1926: I The ability to cut a pie into eighteen pieces. II The store of miscellaneous articles which may be found (1) in the silver cups on the mantelpiece in the Senior parlor; (2) among the old shoes, papers, spades, trowels and objets d ' art in the closet in the aforesaid place. Ill To A. C. A. a tambourine to pass in the meetings and other occasions. IV A goodly supply of couches which mean well, but can ' t bear (!) much. V Our seats on the radiator to those who get there first. Second, To Individuals: I Our alarm clocks to " Kay " Clay. II Our collection of old pills to " Gret. " III Our old Cosmos, Red Books, and True Stories to Miss Chickering. IV " T ' s " Harvard banner to Emily. V " Bubbles ' " black and white pajamas to " Suz " L ' Oiseau. VI " Libby " Ward ' s wave to Nancy Sherman. VII " Saggie ' s " callers to " Joe. " VIII " Ted ' s " laugh to Juliette Breese. IX " Migs " ' savoir faire to " Frazzie. " X Dorise ' s shoes to Frances Cobb. XI " Barb " Nelson ' s dulcet tones to Helen Larson. 34
Page 41 text:
The Abbot Circle 192 5 19. " Sally " MacPherran — To uplift the literary propensities of the modern generation. 20. " Mittie " Mittendorff — To lead Bible Group. 21. " Barb " Nelson — Get thin. 22. Marion Quain — Become a politician. 23. Lila Rich — To appreciate the merits of New Jersey. 24. " Betsey " Righter — To get sat on. 25. " Saggie " Sagendorph — To get into Vassar at twelve instead of thir- teen. 26. Mary Simpson — To keep " Libby " from doing anything rash. 27. Hildred Sperry — To keep Wrigley ' s wriggling. 28. " Freda " Stanley — To graduate at eight years instead of nine. 29. " Chub " Thompson — To get over that tired feeling. 30. Doris von Culin — To get mail. 31. " Libby " Ward — Learn how to pass the hat tactfully. 32. Manon Wood — To keep " Edie " straight. 33. Emmy Lou Wylie — To get a square meal. 33
Page 43 text:
The Abbot Circle 192 5 XII " Dannie ' s " dimpled chin to " Edie " Ireland. XIII " A. D. ' s " drawl to " Flop " MacDougall. XIV " Mac ' s " Exeter pin to Gracie. XV Elaine ' s rambunctiousness to Saye. XVI Jean ' s Yale banner to Anstiss. Third, To the School: I Japanese lampshades for the lights on the circle. II Cushions and upholstered sofas for those who desire to rest between classes. Ill Roller skates for Faculty who are always in a hurry. IV Goldfish for the " bubbler " on the hockey field. In testimony whereof we hereunto set our collective hands and seal and declare this to be our last will and testament, this ninth day of June, in the year A. D. 1925. Class of Nineteen Hundred and Twenty-five 35
Suggestions in the Abbot Academy - Circle Yearbook (Andover, MA) collection:
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today!
Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly!
Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.
Material on this website is protected by copyright laws of the United States and international treaties.
No protected images or material on this website may be copied or printed without express authorization.