Abraham Lincoln High School - Railsplitter Yearbook (Des Moines, IA)

 - Class of 1954

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Sally Ann Lloyd . . . Shortie has brown hair and hazel eyes. Came to Lincoln from St. An- thonys. A member of Homeroom 220. Miss Holmes is her favorite teacher and typlng is her favorite subject. Pals with Marsh, Glen, Mary, Fran, Donna, Janet, and Shirley. Sal's hobbies are music, dancing, skating, eating, sleeping and driving people insane. Belongs to Calico, L.E.M.A.C. . . . T.F.M.S.L ..,. and G.L.O.B.B.C. clubs. Her favorite song is "Cross Over the Bridge" and "Till Then." Favorite quotation, "Just want the facts ma'am. Ambition: To inherit Marilyn Mon- roe's walk. Robert Joe Lotfredo . . . Bob is a member of Homeroom 220. Came to Lincoln from Maple Grove. He has brown hair and brown eyes. Pals with Frank Tilotta. Favorite teacher Mr. Stone, favorite subject chemistry. Has served in Service Homeroom ll8. Bob's hobbies are building model aircraft. Belongs to A.F.A. His biggest thrill was flying by airliner to Idaho. Bob's favorite songs are "Embraceable You," and "Moonlight Serenade." Ambition: To be successful in the field of aviation and to live a use- ful life. Mary Ann Long . . . Annie is a faithful member of the L.E.K. . . . M.A.L.L .... D.O.P.E. clubs. Larry, eating, sleeping, l.arry, dancing, and Larry are Annie's hob- bies. Mary Ann has blonde hair and green eyes. Mr. Cox is high on her list of favorite teachers. Pals around with Maxine, Twila, Joan, Barb, and Larry. Her favorite songs are "l Love You," and "Let Me Be the One." "You hate me, l can tell," is her favorite quotation. A member of Homeroom 220. Came to Lincoln from Maple Grove. Ambition: To always be hapoy with Larry. LoDonna Marie Longden . . . Came to Lincoln from Maple Grove. A member of Homeroom 220. She has brown hair, and hazel eyes. Pals with Shari and Donna. Favorite songs are "Cross Over the Bridge" and "Stranger In Paradise." Hobbies are roller skating, dancing, swimming, and Johnny. Her biggest thrill is yet to come. LaDonna's favorite sub- jects are typing and shorthand. Fa- vorite teacher is Miss Scanlan. Ambition: To be successful in what- ever l da. William Harold Lozier . . . "Lo-gear" has brown hair and brown eyes. Came to Lincoln from Maple Grove. Bill's favorite subjects are Barbara . . . late hours . . . and Barbara. His hobby is having New Years Eve parties . . . KWOWI! what partieslll . . . Claims his talents are few and far between. Faithful mem- ber of Calico . . . C.P.P.W. . . . and L.M.E. Ownership of a red convert- ible tops his list of big thrills. Bill's most loved quotation is "l'm shock- edllll Ambition: To graduate from S.lJ.l. as a dentist. John Luberto . . . Black hair and brown eyes describes John. Came to Lincoln from St, An- thonys. Pals with Copley, Marshall and Montray. His main hobby is knitting. Talents are hidden. Be- longs to P.A.G .... L.lJ.S.H. . S.B.G. John's favorite subject is mechanical drawing, "One who eats the fastest gets sickest," is John-'S favorite quotation. His biggest thrill is yet to come. g Ambition: Get rich and get married and have lots of friends. Francis William Marshall . . . Bill is a member of Homeroom 220. He has brown hair, blue eyes, and came to us from Park Avenue. Bill belongs to 4F . . . P.A.G. . . . L.U.S.H .... S.B.G. His hobbies are jumping rope, playing jacks and giving hickies . . . big talent!!! Also making whooppee. Bill chums around with Beef, Montray, Jim, Copley, John, and Swede. "Little Duckie Duddle," tops his list of songs. His favorite quotation is "Draw one." Bill picks history as his favorite sub- ject and Mr. Opel his favorite teach- er. His biggest thrill is . . . Ginger. Ambition: To marry Tillie????? Marie Mortz . . . "Sam" came to Lincoln, from Park Avenue. Claims her favorite teacher is Mrs. Groves. Likes any subject. Can be seen with Sandy, Pink, and Judy. Martzie has participated in Student Council . . . Band . . . K.D.P.S .... and was a member of Band Homeroom. Talents are... talking a lot, saying little. Says the rest are hidden. "Sam's" biggest thrill is coming back to Lincoln . . . every time. Main hobby is collecting Stafford records . . . and her favor- ite quotation is "Glizeoffen Spiven- dart." Martzie's favorite sang is Georges Bizet's "Habanera et Segui- dilla" from "Carmen," Ambition: To become ambitious: work up to V. P. in charge of safety pins in a diaper factory. Arlie E. McAdoo . . . Mac comes to us from Benton, llli- nois . . . and is now in Homeroom 220. Mr. Jackson is his favorite teacher and he likes bookkeeping better than any of his subjects. He has brown hair and blue eyes and says his talents are wrecking cars. Arlie belongs to P.P.A .... Gay Teens . . . S.P.P.W .... L.E.M.A.C. . . . S.P.A. and says his hobbies are hunting and "That little green Ford." His biggest thrill will be graduating after twelve years of slavery. Mac's favorite song is "Stranger ln Para- dise" He can always be seen with Bill, Marv, Glenn, Tom, and Dick. Ambition: To be successful in life and make a good husband in the FAR future. Martin G. McCarthy . . . Mart, who comes from Maple Grove has brown hair and brown eyes. l-te is in Homeroom 220, and says that Mr. Morganthaler is his favorite teacher, mechanical drawing is his favorite subject and claims his only talent is being a soda jerk in a drug store. His hobbies include hunting and being a fireman. He belongs to the SA.M.S. and B.T.F.D. Biggest thrill is belonging to the fire depart- ment. Favorite quotation is "Let's go" and favorite song is "Changing Partners." Ambition: To be successful in life.

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James Kautlky . . . "Bimbo" spends all his sparc time working on cars and all types of engines. Hails from Park Avenue. Can always be seen with Phil Spaul- ding and Bill Highland. Very faith- fuls to the B.U.M.S. Lettered in baseball. Jim always says "A loser never wins and a winner never loses." Favorite songs are "Secret Love" and "Change Partners." Services include baby sitting with I7 and I8 year old babies ithis is a service??i Jim claims his biggest thrill is yet to come!! Ambition: To be a success in what- ever I do and provide a happy home for the girl of my choice. Cynthia Keeley . . . "Pete's" hobbies are basketball . . . swimming . . . reading . . . and her many talents are playing the piano, singing . . . and just loafing. Cyn is a member of Homeroom II9. Pals around with Barb, Mert, Mary, Bev- erly, and Jeannie. Cynthia has been a member of Chorus four semesters. Miss Scanlan is her favorite teacher and bookkeeping is her favorite sub- iect. Belongs to F.T.A .... BB. This gal with brown hair and brown eyes says her biggest thrill will be when she graduates from college. Ambition: To live, laugh, and be happy and be a teacher. Andrew Kelly . . . Coming to the United States from China to finish his education tops the list of Andy's biggest thrills. A faithful member of A.K.G .... K.A.B.B .... D.D.U. Jr. and the Red Triangle. "Down you fools or we'll all be killed" is his usual com- ment to pals Myers, McKinney . . . Lozier, and Highland. Big talent is getting into trouble with B. N. My- ers. ndy has lettered in swimming and served on the Student Council. Spends his spare time stamp collect- ing and swimming. Lists chemistry as his favorite subiect. His most be- loved songs are "No Other Love," and "You, You, You." Ambition: To be a success in what- ever I undertake. Carolyn King . . . Light brown hair, blue eyes, and a real sweet girl describes "Care" per- fectly. She is in Music Homeroom 39. Mrs. Mapel and Chorus are her favorites. Her talents are playing the piano and the bassoan. She likes to try to sing and we all know she does a good job. Collecting pro- grams is Care's hobby. She has been in band, iunior and senior chorus, and sextet. Pals around with Fran- ces and Marilyn. Favorite song is "You'lI Never Walk Alone." Ambition: To graduate from college and become a great musician. Harriett Jacquilyn Knotts . . . l-lails from Portland, Oregon. Claims she has letters in hopscotch . . . and tiddly-winks. "You Belong to Me," tops Hore's Hit Parade. Can al- ways be seen with Larry, Bernice, Donna, Lerrine, and Marion. One of the faithful members of C.F.P.M. . . . S.S.S.R .... L.F.W .... M.M.- N.LJ.A. Hobbies are dancing, Larry, sleeping, Larry, and eating. Har- riett's biggest thrill is just being with Larry. r-ler favorite quotation is "Come on you guys." Harriett has brown hair and blue eyes and claims chorus is her favorite subiect. All her talents are hidden. Ambition: To marry Larry and go to Santa Catalina Island for a honey- moon. Fr ed Phillip Koester . . . Fred halls from Maple Grove . POIS around with George, Anthony, BOP, Dale, Paul, and Bradley. CIOHTIS he has no talents iwe know betteri HCS served on Student Council, Chorus, Giee Club, and Quartet, SCWO' ploy "You Can't Take It With You," and "Death Takes a Holiday," Also at- tended Boy's State. Hobbies are Car- rol, photography, Carrol, listening to Stan Kenton, and Carrol. Lettered once in tennis. Very faithful to Cal- ico . . . C.C.C.C .... H.B.I. and Gay Teens. Sl1m's biggest thrill came when he wan second place in the city "I Speak for Democracy," con- test. Ambition: To study psychology and become an Air Force Lieutenant. Caroline Fay Large . . . Caroline come to us from Alleman High . . . where she was editor of the school paper. Member of sextet, trio, girls' chorus, glee club, secretar of llth grade, treasurer of her IZB class. This talented gal can sew, cook, sing . . . and is very good in speech and dramatics. Can be heard saying "Humm!" Faithful member of the Ink Spots. Along the line of music Carol likes "With a Song in My Heart" and "Star Dust." Hob- bies include music, reading, ping pong and figurine painting. Being awarded a citation by Mrs. Beards- ley in the i953 "I Speak for Democ- racy" contest was her biggest thrill. Ambition: To be a writer of chil- dren's stories or do public personnel work. Barbara Joan Lehman . . . Barb came to Lincoln from St. An- thonys. Claims her favorite subjects are typing and shorthand . . . and Miss Sutter and Miss Scanlan ner fa- vorite teachers. Pals around with Myrtle, Cynthia, Mary, Mildred, and Beverly. Says her talents haven't been discovered yet. Spends her spare time ice skating and playing tennis. Barbie belongs to O.B D .... O.Y.C .... B.B. and B.B.S. Served on homemaking staff. Lists "Secret Love" as her favorite song. Barbara claims her biggest thrill is yet to come. Ambition: To be successful in every- thing I do. Barbara Lett . . . Brown hair and brown eyes describes this gal that came from Park Ave- nue. Can always be seen with Joan, Sharon, Darlene and Jeanne. Bobby can always be heard saying "Don't go away mad, just go away." Big talent is tap. Hobbies include Car- lisle, eating, G.R.B. and J.M. Be- longs to F.S.L. and G.R.B. Favorite songs are "Make Love to Me," "Oh, My Papa." Barbara includes in her list of big thrills her first airplane ride, graduation and working out to Lloyds. Ambition: To get a good job, travel, have many friends, learn to fly a plane and marry a certain guy in the service. David Little . . . Brown hair, brown eyes, and the nickname "Rush" could only go to one guy . . . "Dave." He came to Lincoln from Chicago. A member of Homeroom 220. Mr. Koroch is his favorite teacher, Art his favorite subiect. Pals with Ronnie, Bill, Beef, Dick, Ken, and Bill. He belongs to the P.A.G. Received one letter in baseball, three in wrestling and two in football. His biggest thrill . . . winning a place on the all-city foot- ball team. His favorite quotation is "Eat' hearty and be a weaklingf' Ambition: To become a millionaire arid donate money to Bill Marshall's poor peoples fund.



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William E. McKibben . . . Bill's hobbies are fishing . , hunt- ing . . . and playing pitch with the guys. He belongs to the AF and S.P.P.W. clubs. Bill has brown hair, brown eyes, and favorite subiect is radio. Bill pals around with Jerry Stevenson, "Song of lndia" and "Marie" are his favorite songs, Bill has been in two plays. He had the lead in "You Can't Take lt With You" . . . also in the Christmas play . . . in l95l. Bill hails from Park Avenue and is a member of Home- room 220. "Daddy's" biggest thrill was becoming the father of a 7 lb. ll oz. baby girl. Ambition: To own a 550,000 home and a new Cadillac. David Lee McKinney . . . "Mac" came to Lincoln from Hub- bell, Member of Homeroom 220 . .. Brown hair . . . and blue eyes de- scribes him. Pals with Lazier, Little, Felice, and the Miller boys. Dave's big talent was keeping Mr. Cox hap- py. Hobbies are Sandra . . . eating, haunting spookie places, Sandra . . . and swimming. Mac lettered twice in swimming. Biggest thrill was win- ning third place honors in state meet and a certain trip to St. Louis. Dave's most famous words are "Well, Mr. Besley, it was like this." Favorite song "Tenderly" and "Don't Call Me . . . Coach, Call Me George." Ambition: Swim, graduate from S.kJ l, . , .make a million, own and race sport cars, Shari G. Miller . . . Brown hair and brown eyes describes Shari. Came to Lincoln from Park Ave. A member oi Homeroom 220. Miss Sutter is her favorite teacher, and typing is her favorite subject. Pals with Bev and LaDonna. "Cross Over the Bridge" and "Changing Partners" are her favorite songs. Swimming and dancing are her hob- bies. Talent is playing the piano. She belongs to S.S.S.R .... C.P.M. . . . P.A.G. clubs. Her biggest thrill is yet to come. Favorite quotation is "You Goofedf' Ambition: To go to college and be- come successful. Shirley Mills . . . Millsie . . . who is a whiz at cook- ing . . . spaghetti?? comes to Lincoln from Park Avenue. Vice president of F.T.A .... and is on the secre- tary staff. Can be seen with Sandy, Mick, Moe, Florie, Donna, Sal, Nan, and many others. Greatest thrill was receiving her ring from Gary. Shir- ley lists her favorite subject as his- tory, and favorite teacher as Miss Holmes. Her many hobbes are eat- ing, Gary, dancing, driving, and . . . Gary. Shirl is a member of Tick- Tack . . . S.S.S.R ..,. C.P.M. . . . P.U.B.O ..... G.A.R.Y .... l.G.A.R. Ambition: To love, and laugh, and be happy with Gary Anita Marie Mitchell . . . "September Sang," and "Tenderly," top her list of favorite songs. "Nita" has served on Senior Student Coun- cil, was elected Secretary of Junior Student Council, and Nurse's Staff, Pit Band, Band Librarian and Secre- tary. Claims her talents haven't been discovered ibut we know bet- tci"'l Has much musical ability! Hobbies are are skating and tennis. Anita is a rnembci of A B S. Chums around with Jean Shiilry, Mary Jo, Beverly, and Niaiilin Claims her biggest thril is yet to cami Ambition: To graduate irons cfillegic William Joseph Montray . . . Bill came to Lincoln from St. An- thonys . . . and is a member of Homeroom 220. Brown hair and brown eyes describes Bill, whose ta- vorite quotation "Women are the root of all sorrow. His favorite song is "Space Ship." New song, Bill??. Bill was a fine President of Senior Student Council and participated in two school plays. Bill can often be seen with Bill M., Ronnie, Dave, Jim T., and Jim B. Bill has lettered twice in swimming and has been a faithful member of P.A.G. for three to four years. Bill's biggest thrill "being born." Ambition: To be rich. Dale Moore . . . Dale comes from McKinley and was in Homeroom 220. This guy with brown hair and blue eyes says Mr. Smith is his favorite teacher . . . and auto mechanics is his favorite class. He can be seen around . . . with Terry, Ted, and Bob. Claims he has no special talent . . . but his hobbies are driving cars . . . riding motorcycles and , . . hunting. "Heart of My Heart" is his favorite song. Dale says his biggest thrill is yet to come. Ambition: To be successful in life. Judy Ann Moses . . . A member of Homeroom 220, she has brown hair and blue eyes. Can always be seen with Judy, Donna, Patty, Shirley, Marianne, Marilyn, and Deanna. Mosey's favorite sub- ject is bookkeeping and her teacher is Mr. Jackson. Talents are . . .talk- ing, eating, and loafing. Hobbies are bowling, skating and basket weaving. She belongs to Calico . . C.F.P ..... S.S.S.R .,.. B.D.G. Her biggest thrills were being an at- tendant to the Homecoming Queen, and winning first place in state skat- ing competition in 1949. Judy served on the Senior Rail Staff. Ambition: To join the Skating Van- ities with Shirley Bloomquist. Thomas 0. Myers . . . Blond hair and blue eyes describes "Gruber" who has lettered three times in swimming. Tom came to us from Army Post. He lists his favorite teacher as Mr. Sanders and his favorite subject as Radio. Top tunes are "You, You, Vou" and "You'll Never Walk Alone." Can al- ways be seen with Andy, Dick and Larry. Tom's talent is making whoopy to Karen . . . and his hobbies are Karen . . .baseball . . . swimming and Karen. He belongs to l.T.A. and N.H.R.A. Claims his biggest thrill is yet to come. Ambition: To live in Colorado, Beverly Kay Oliver . . . Bev who hails from St. Anthonys and Park Avenue has brown hair and blue and green eyes. Bev's hobbiu include tennis . . . collecting record: . . . and ice skating. She is a mem- ber ot O.B.D .... O.Y.C .... B.B. and EI.F.F.C. Her favorite teachers are Miss Sutter and Miss Holmes and her favorite subiects include short- hand Gnd TYDIHQ: Pals are Barbara, MGFV, Myrtle, Mildred, and Cynthia, OSS ?gSLOl:i?gO"uLsf her favorite song, and ,Chr Smpgerja ion is Bless it ::::"ss.,.., To 90 To

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