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The Abbot C i r c I 19 2 8 EMILY SLOPER " Emmy " New Britain, Connecticut Two years Aeolian Society ' 27, ' 28 Senior Mid Play ' 27 Class Vice-President ' 27 Spanish Play ' 27 Fidelio ' 27 Choir ' 28 Class Book Board ' 28 Senior Play ' 28 Numerals ' 28 " Hi-Emmy! Have another doughnut! " Who can forget that martial call or Emmy herself? Even the long lanky substance recently blessed with that name couldn ' t hold all the doughnuts that came flying through the air — you ' ll have to add another inch or two for future use, that ' s all there is to it. That inch would put you so much further from the wandering mice that often come into our sight. Of course we don ' t believe the story of the bed springs breaking because of a sudden leap — or that the villagers tore out into the night because of the siren shrieks, but it ' s always best to be prepared. MARIAN HEATHMAN SMITH " ' Bozie " Utica, New York Columbia Medical School Second Basketball Team ' 26 Club Hockey Team, ' 28 Track Team ' 27, ' 28 Philomatheia ' 27, ' 28 Head of Track ' 27 Numerals ' 27 Senior Play ' 28 Three years Hockey Team, ' 27, ' 28 Griffin Captain ' 28 Entertainment Com. ' 26 Pres. Philomatheia " A. " Society Fidelio Senior Mid Play 28 28 27 27 Athletic Council ' 27, ' 28 Bozie claims the distinction of being the first Cap- tain of the Griffins and she has succeeded in stirring up as much admiration among the Gargoyles as among the Griffins. She is an all-round athlete; she swings a wicked hockey stick all fall, does fancy skating at the Winter Carnival and breaks track records all spring. Aside from her athletic pursuits she is an admirable President of Philomatheia. Who knows but what at our fiftieth reunion we may have a famous scientist in our midst. 24
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The Abbot Circle 19 2 8 ELIZABETH WILLIAMS RYAN " Betty " — " La Petite " Andover, Massachusetts Simmons College Fidelio ' 27, ' 28 French Play ' 28 Secretary-Treasurer of Odeon ' 27 Abbot Birthday Committee Two years Spanish Play ' 27 Odeon ' 27, ' 28 ' 27 Betty is quite a travelled young lady after a summer spent in Europe, but if other people did not tell us we would never know it. She is one of those miracles who don ' t mention it unless asked to and is just the same as she was last year. She does try so hard to look solemn behind those big glasses but she hasn ' t fooled us. Although most of the boarders never see her except in Class that is enough to make us know what a lot Draper Hall has missed in not having her there. ELIZABETH SCHUH " Betty " Southbridge, Massachusetts Wheaton Two years Tennis Team ' 27 Courant Board ' 27, ' 28 Honor Roll ' 27 Secretary-Treas. of Griffins ' 28 Arm Band ' 27 Who is that coming into the dining room late? Mary and (Betty or shall we say Lizzie?) Betty carries five subjects and gets on the Honor Roll besides work- ing on the Courant, playing tennis, taking part in our " Winter " Carnival and extracting quarters from the reluctant Griffins. Anyone might be proud of such a record. Besides all this arduous work she has to keep her roommate in order and that ' s a job in itself. 23
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The Abbot C i r c I 19 2 8 LAURA PATTERSON SNELL " Patty " Ayer, Massachusetts Connecticut College Two years Honor Roll ' 27 Sec.-Treas. Q. E. D. ' 28 Q. E. D. ' 27, ' 28 Head of Archery ' 28 Numerals ' 27 " A " Society ' 28 Second Hockey Team ' 28 Athletic Council ' 28 Posture Honor Roll ' 28 Patty is another of our number who endorses " Bobby pins. " When she came to school last year from Montana she had no flowing tresses — but how those Bobby-pins have changed her looks! Patty is very seldom without a book in her hand. Pro- bably by the end of the year we will see her putting up the mail while reading. Putting up the mail, by the way, is one of the most dangerous jobs in School but Patty seems to have survived it. Vassar Class Treasurer ' 26 Class Vice-President ' 27 Q. E. D. ' 26, ' 27, ' 28 " A " Society ' 26, ' 27, ' 28 Student Council ' 28 Bible Group Leader ' 27 Numerals ' 27 Draper Dramatics ' 27 Athletic Council ' 28 Honor Roll ' 28 Hiking Leader ' 28 JEAN REID SWIHART " Jean " Ridgewood, New Jersey Three years President Senior Class ' 28 Arm Band ' 26 President Q. E. D. ' 27 Tennis Team ' 27, ' 28 Croquet Team ' 26 Arm Band ' 27 Senior Mid Play ' 27 Class Book Board ' 28 Captain of Tennis ' 28 Northfield Delegate ' 27 Posture Honor Roll ' 28 Our great big wonderful Jean — what would we do without you? You keep the Seniors on the straight and narrow — you show us how that game of tennis is played — you solve world problems for us in debates in no uncertain manner — you even show us what the well dressed skater is wearing this winter. There ' s no question about it, we take off our hats to you! 25
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