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The Abbot Circle 19 2 7 LUCY COBURN SANBORN Andover, Massachusetts Bryn Mawr Five years Hockey Numerals ' 24, ' 25, ' 26 Arm Band ' 23 Hockey Team ' 24, ' 25, ' 26, ' 27 Croquet Team ' 27 Arm Bars ' 23, ' 24, ' 25, ' 26 Volley Ball Numerals ' 26 " A " Society ' 24, ' 25, ' 26, ' 27 Posture Committee ' 27 Athletic Council ' 27 President A. A. A, ' 27 Student Council ' 26, ' 27 Philomatheia ' 26, ' 27 Third Vice-President Student Council ' 26 Class President ' 25 Class Vice-President ' 24 Honor Roll ' 23, ' 24, ' 25, ' 26, ' 27 Senior-Middle Plays ' 26 Draper Dramatics ' 26 Lucy is our class mystery. How she can per- fect herself in all sorts of sports and yet keep her marks above the Honor Roll line is completely baffling! She has proved, however, that she is our champion sportswoman. As president of A. A. A., Lucy has helped start a fairer point system; instigated a winter carnival and kept up a live interest in all-year sports. As for her other activities — her long list speaks for itself! FLORA ELLIOT SKINNER " Flo " , " Flori " Wakefield, Massachusetts Mount Holyoke Four years Class Vice-President ' 26 Student Council ' 27 Athletic Council ' 26 Head of Baseball ' 26 Hockey Team ' 24 Second Hockey Team ' 25 Hockey Numerals ' 23, ' 24, ' 25, ' 26 French Play ' 26 Advisory Board ' 26 " A " Society ' 24, ' 25, ' 26, ' 27 Northfield Delegate ' 24, ' 25 Bible Group Leader ' 24, ' 25, ' 26 Fidelio ' 24, ' 25, ' 26, ' 27 Philomatheia ' 26, ' 27 Vice-President Fidelio ' 26, ' 27 Isn ' t it usually true that the pleasingly plump are exceptionally good hearted and merry? This certainly is true of our honorable vice- president. Flora is always doing something for someone else — " an ever present help in time of trouble. " She finds life a jolly affair, and is famous for her management of a successful " Bridge Hall " in her suite. She delights in scaring, almost to distraction, the unwary with a certain little stuffed alligator that made a mysterious appearance not so long ago. 27
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The Abbot C i r c 19 2 7 RUTH MASON PERRY Andover, Wellesley Arm Band ' 23 Arm Bar ' 23, ' 24, ' 25, Massachusetts Five years Class Secretary ' 24 ' 26 Class Vice-President ' 25 Honor Roll ' 23, ' 24, ' 25, ' 26, ' 27 French Play ' 26 Senior-Mid Play ' 26 Draper Dramatics ' 26 Senior Play ' 27 Hockey Team ' 27 Conrant Board ' 27 Class Hockey Team ' 26 " A " Society Wide spread footprints extending toward Abbot on a road of newly fallen snow, are merely signs that Ruth has just completed her final dash for Chapel — she rarely fails to beat Father Time too! This is only one of her victories. Her marks rise like a perennial thermometer — every June we look back upon Ruth ' s record of grades above the 90° mark — right at the top of the Honor Roll list. Ruth, do you gain wisdom on your jaunts about Andover? ALICE ROGERS " Squint " Winchester, Massachusetts Three years Arm Band ' 25 Les Beaux Arts ' 26, ' 27 When loud bursts of laughter are heard coming forth from a table or from a classroom, nine chances out of ten, Squint is there. She has a faculty of making very naive, and, shall we add, unintentionally naive remarks. But they cer- tainly have broken the monotony of many reci- tations, and we are grateful to her for the many gloomy moments which she has made cheerful. We do not mean to insinuate that all her remarks are simple: she certainly can be brilliant when she stops to think about it. Squint, we really do envy you for your unusual wit. 26
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The Abbot C i r c I 19 2 7 VIRGINIA WILLISTON SMITH " Gin " , " Ginnie " Westfield, Massachusetts Two years Entertainment Committee ' 27 Fidelio ' 26 Arm Band ' 27 Class Hockey Team ' 27 Choir ' 27 Senior Play ' 27 Oh, Ginnie, where did you get those eyes? Not to mention all the rest of your charming person! Ginnie is a very suitable buddy for Lee. They are both at their best when with each other. We will never forget the joyous sounds that issued forth from Room 69 and 71 in the wee small hours when their imaginary, big parade goes by. Ginnie is another cheerful person who is welcome wherever she goes. If you hear Ginnie laugh, something inside of you goes off — you have to laugh with her. DOROTHY FARWELL SPEAR " Dot " Bangor, Maine Bible II Play ' 25 Three years Fidelio ' 26, ' 27 Senior-Mid Plays ' 26 Ah! Our Intervale song, " So we could read all night, not Math, or Psyc, but romances galore. " This surely rang true with Dot and Flora — one, and sometimes two mails a day! But Dot ' s all right, and we hope that she will be very, very, happy. We could not do without her either, for who would turn pages for all the recitals without jerking the music? None other than Dot. She ' s from the cold and " frizzily " north, too, but anyone who needs help will find that Dot ' s heart is from the sunny south. 28
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