Abraham Lincoln Junior High School - Annual Yearbook (Rockford, IL)

 - Class of 1936

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aff' W 1 3 .,f N s eww W yy W i Cblwgfbxwydjwf mmA"Wf'?9 ww ,XL XXA'i'kk,QX' J ,I My QQ if fmwfy if Qf? X 7 !!f5'Xifa3: I 906 M MM AL " M i 4, f p 3 5 0 X '5 if QgX If LQSAQZ " THE LINCOLN ANNUAL 1936 MW 1 fo, xwgjwk' hed by the 9A Classes Ab h Lincoln junior High S h I Rockford, Illinois 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL MISS MARGARET FITZGERALD is the adviser of our school paper, the Linmln Log. To her we take pricle in rlecli- cating our ANNUAL that she may know how much the school appreciates her and her work. 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL MR. B. M. HANNA, OUR PRINCIPAL .E u A ul f 4 E l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL TREASURES "As jewels are treatrured in the casket, to be brought forth on great occasions, so we should preserve the 1'6'Wlf6111fIIi'l1-MCE of our joys, and keep them for seasons when special consolations are wanted to cheer the soul."-JANE KIRKPATRICK. These words express much that we hope to accomplish in this, our nineteen hundred and thirty-six ANNUAL. For we are engaged in the collection of these memories. We should not keep them locked away in caskets, as are jewels of the mine that thieves may steal. Our jewels can not be taken from usg we should wear them always, enriching our lives and the lives of those around us. Our treasures are not precious stones, nor stores of gold, nor works of the old masters. Our treasures are the knowledge we have gained, the friends we have made, and the characters we hope we have developed. While we are in school, we do not fully appreciate the worth of these treasures we are gathering: VVe know that the time will come when we shall know their worth much more truly. It is to preserve the record of some of these treasures that we have written this book. The first of our treasures is knowledge gained in school. We have a large building, well- equipped, and an excellent staff of teachers. Our opportunities are wide and varied. Almost every department that could well come within the scope of our ability and interest is repre- sented in our school. We gain the knowledge and skills in junior high school that will enable us to do the work of the senior high school. In this book we are showing the members of our faculty, we are showing pictures of some of the classes, and we are showing pictures of some of the treasure hunters who have been unusually successful in their search for scholastic treasures. VVe are proud of these people. , A second treasure, scarcely less valuable than that of knowledge is that of friendship. How we envy the person who has a large circle of friends! We, in junior high school, learn that we must cultivate friendship as the gardener cultivates a beautiful plant. We know that we must choose our friends carefully, must be alert to cultivate this friendship, and must pre- serve it that we may enjoy it for years to come. This book contains the pictures of all our junior high school friends. We know in years to come we shall find much happiness in looking at their pictures and remembering the happy days at Lincoln. Health is another valued treasure of our school days. Our need for an outlet for our peut-up feelings is satisfied in our line gymnasium, swimming pool, and playground. Here, both during class and during the hours before and after school, we have the joy and stimulation of exercise and exciting competition. We have shown in the pages of this book some of the activities of the gymnasium and the playground. We have shown the school teams, some of the gym classes, and some of the people noteworthy in their leadership and ability in athletics. We value, as the most desirable treasure, a good character. Much is done by us and for us that we may gain strong traits of character. In our classes, in our associations with our friends and classmates in classroom and out, we learn and appreciate the worth of honesty, kindness, good sportsmanship, reliability, and honor. These we trust we shall always be able to preserve among our treasures. In the pages of this book will be found the names and pictures of some of our friends whose strength of character has caused them to be marked for special recognition. Among our treasures are a great many memories of happy days spent together in Lincoln. There are the assemblies, the class plays, the operetta, the amusing incidents that give variety to our class work-the hundred and one things that make each day different from any other. These memories are recorded in this book in picture and story that we may enjoy them again and again. Thus we make our book a record of the treasures that we find in our years at Lincoln Junior High School. Www I Sis WW fr' fin? Ellie, ' ff g g. 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Hanna - Miss Miss Miss Miss Miss Mrs. Miss Blanche Bowman - Esther Hornke - 'Vivian Erickson - Lucille Born - - Dorothy May Anderson Mary Angus - - Olive Ballard - M r, David Baron - Mrs. Miss Miss Miss Miss Miss Ola Bogen - - Evelyn Broderick - Florence Brouse - Mary Burchfield Sarah Burr - jean Campbell - Mr. Nathan Clow - - Miss Miss Miss Miss Miss Miss Dorothy Cockfield - Loretto Condon - Genevieve Cotta - Merle Crandall Marion Dagnan - Marie Dobyns - Mr. John Ekeberg - Miss Miss Miss Grace Ellis - Zella Evans - V Margaret Fitzgerald Mr. Dwight Flanders - Mr. LeRoy Foss - Mr. Roy Fowler - Miss Miss Miss Sally Garde - Jean Geddes - Annetta Gibson - Mr. Harold Gordon - Miss Miss Miss Nell Hall - Mary Hickey - Tomina Hiland - OUR FACULTY Page 6 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL - Principal Assistant Principal - - - Clerk Clerk - Clerk Commercial - Music A English - Commercial Foreign Language - Commercial Physical Education - Mathematics - English General Science Industrial Arts - - Art English English - Art - Nurse Social Science - English - Social Science - Household Arts - Social Science - Social Science - General Science - Industrial Arts Physical Education - - English - - - English Physical Education - Household Arts - - English English 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL Mr. Ernest Hintz - Miss Harriet Hyzer - Miss Beatrice Johnson - Miss Harriett Johnson - Mr. Paul Johnson Miss Louise Kintzel - Miss Phyllis Lagerquist Miss Bernice Larson - Miss Laura Larson - Miss Lilas Larson - Miss Muriel Lee - Mr. Leslie Lofdahl - Mrs. Katherine Loveland Mr. Claude Middleton - Miss Zillah Morgan - Miss Minnie Murtfeldt Miss Catherine Needham Miss Estella Noller - Mr. Harry Nutting - Miss Edna Olander - Miss Miss Miss Miss Miss Miss Maud Patterson Marion Peters Violet Peterson - Louise Petritz Verona Prien - Minette Rudolph Mr. Oliver Schade - Miss Marion Seal - Miss Gladys Shaw - Mr. Clinton Skinner - Miss Miss Mrs. Mrs. Miss Miss Katharine Smith Vivian Swanson - Ruby Tjaden - Vivian Vllestring - Marion XVhittle - Susan VVorster - OUR FACULTY Page 7 Industrial Arts - - English General Science - - Art General Science - ' Commercial Household Arts - Music - Mathematics Social Science Social Science General Science - Mathematics Industrial Arts Foreign Language - Mathematics - Music - Mathematics Physical Education - - English - Mathematics Social Science Social Science Social Science General Science - - English Industrial Arts Librarian Social Science Industrial Arts - Mathematics Social Science - Mathematics Household Arts Household Arts - Mathematics l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL THE ADMINISTRATION Mr, Hanna, Miss Dagnan, Miss Bowman Miss Erickson, Miss Hornke, Miss Born Absent: Miss Seal That our treasure collecting has been so successful is due largely to the fact that we have such a remarkable administrative organization, an organization that causes our classes to meet and to be at Work on the first day of the semester, and makes it possible for everyone to do the work for which he is most fitted. Mr. Hanna, our principal, organized our school and has been its principal ever since. He is assisted by Miss Bowman, who has been the assistant principal of the school since it moved into our building. Miss Hornke, Miss Erickson, and Miss Born are the able office assistants who seem to have an uncanny ability to know each of us and to know where each one ought to be. Miss Seal is our librarian, and to her goes our thanks for the unlimited assistance she gives us in Finding the material that we need for our work. Miss Dagnan is the school nurse, who watches over us, ready to help whenever we need it and always on the alert to guard the health of our school. A stranger in our halls for the first time when all two thousand pupils are dismissed from class, might think that it would be impossible for such a huge crowd to get ready for class without much confusion. Such is far from the truth. Within the five minutes allowed for passing between classes, everyone has sufficient time to get settled and ready for work. There are six class periods during the day and two home room or club periods. The home room period in the morning is only five minutes in length but sufficient to hear the necessary announcements for the day, get supplies for work ready, and have absences recorded. The afternoon home room period is a half hour in length and is used for various activities. Once every two weeks each home room attends assembly in the auditorium. There are three lunch periods each thirty-five minutes in length. Since almost everyone eats in the cafeteria or the subsidiary lunch room, this is sufncient time for lunch and a short visit with friends. The school is organized in eleven departments, some required and some purely elective, In the pages following we shall give a brief summary of the work of each department and show some of the activities of each. Give This to Your Home Room Teacher This Will Be All Right Soon Page 8 Xliss Crandall, Miss Cocktield, Miss johnson I 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL ART VVith a good start in our art courses in seventh grade, we chose to continue on into Art l. This course was planned to give us a knowledge of the art fields: painting, sculpture, architec- ture, commercial art, and industrial art. lt helped us to develop initiative and ability to do creative work. This course included decorative illustrations made in show card paint, lettering, block printing, pencil drawing, color theory, and perspective as used in the drawing of houses and other buildings. VVe spent a short time in the architecture, sculpture, and painting of other countries and periods. Going on to Art H, we gained greater skill in drawing and painting. We used many new incthods and materials. VVe did our block printing in two colors: we made drawings in rooms in angular and parallel perspective, and we planned interior arrangements and furnishings of rooms. Using a figure, we each made a decorative illustration, VVe continued our work in pencil drawings. VVe made studies of pictures painted by the great masters. Last, but not least, we each made a poster to advertise a school or community project, Then we entered Art Ill, a course that provided us with opportunities to explore new methods ot' working and to develop individuality and initiative. VVe studied the landscaping of homes, schools, and small parksg designing and painting magazine covers, decorative flower and vase arrangementg pen and ink illustrationsg designs for the cover and the other art work for the Anuzralq and designs for scenes for exhibits in the hall display cases. Completing our art work in Art IV, we found it a continuation of our previous work. VVe did still more individual work and acquired further skill in the use of materials. This last course consisted oi stage settings, pen and ink work. and craft problems, including leather work, plaster tiles, and block printing on cloth. We have completed our art courses with the knowledge that we have gained both in appre- ciation and skill in the field of creative art, VVe cherish these treasures. An Art III Class is at Work Page 9 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL SOCIAL SCIENCE Miss Hyzer, Miss Lilas Larson Fitzgerald, Miss Petritz, Miss Peters ' What treasures we gathered from social science! Our teachers have aroused such interest in our minds concerning history and world affairs that we are eager to gather additional infor- mation in our everyday reading. Beginning in 7B with the study of southern lands and people, we had a very interesting time all our days in social science classes. During this period we made many interesting dis- coveries of our southern neighbors, who are of increasing importance to us in United States. XVe studied our own country in 7A, and found that we had much to learn about its geography and resources. We found the development of North America very romantic and interesting, as we studied its discovery and exploration, and the growth of its independence. In 8B we studied the development of a new nation and government. As we learned of the struggles of such men as Benjamin Franklin and Alexander Hamilton to establish a strong government in our country, we developed an increased love and respect for our consti- tution and laws. It took a long time for our country to develop into a world power, so long, in fact, that we spent most oi SA social science studying about it. The wars proved to be very exciting. The stories of Stonewall Jackson, U. S. Grant, R. E. Lee, and other Civil VVar leaders were most interesting. The World War, too, brought many thrilling days in class, as we recounted stories that we had read and that our parents had told us. In 9B we brought up the problems of our community. We talked of the work of our health, police, tire, and other departments of city government. It was interesting to learn of the difficulties foreigners have in becoming Americans. In 9A we made our Career Books. These helped us to think and plan about what we should like to do when we are through with our school days. Perhaps all of our dreams of careers won't come true, but we like to dream them anyway. VVe learned more about our city, state, and national governments. As we look over our treasures gathered in social science class, we see knowledge of our country and its laws, increased respect and love for our country, and the determination to be better national and world citizens. X11 SA Social Science Class are Making Maps Page 10 Miss Peterson, Miss Shaw, Miss Dobyns, Miss Lee Mr. Flanders, Miss Swanson, Miss Ellis, Miss 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL COMMERCIAL Miss Anderson, Miss Broderick, Mr, Baroii, Miss Kintzel As soon as we entered our work in tl1e eoinmercial department, we realized that here we should find many treasures. Those who expected to make their living in the business world especially profited by these courses. Those who were taking the work for the help the courses would give them in everyday life, found them of much help. Business practice is probably the most popular elective at Lincoln. It gives us a general knowledge of business and a foundation for the later commercial work. VVe realized the importance of business organization when we learned the different ways of organizing a business and the work done in the different departments. XVe never knew of the many ways of sending money until we started to study them. There are so many ki11ds of insurance and related forms of business, that we had no idea of their features until we took business practice. While studying the telephone and telegraph system, we had the privilege of visiting the telephone and telegraph ofhces. How we enjoyed it! And that wasn't all. VVe visited the post-office while we studied the mail system. VVe won't soon forget that interesting movie, entitled Here Comes the fllnil. lt was really fun to study filing, especially when we had actual material to tile. People often have noticed business practice pupils practicing cash recordsg they have wondered why these pupils seemed so engrossed in their practice. It was for the contests on cash records. There were other contests, too. VVe had them while studying filing and time and payroll checks. There are other treasures to be found in business practice, but we have named the most con- spicuous, Next came that popular subject, typing. It doesn't seem hard to sit down allfl type tweny- six words perfectly in one minute until one has tried it. It tooka lot of practice and work, too, before we were able to do this. Now we are able to type all of our notebooks. XVe are all hoping to have a typewriter of our own some day. As we look over our treasures, we find a great many. XVe have the ability to type any 111aterial at a good speed, and we have a general knowledge of business. A Typing H Class at Work Page 11 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD ARTS Miss Hall, Miss Evans Let's look at the treasures we have gained from the household arts. First, we have the satisfaction of knowing we can make, as we have made, finished articles that anyone might well be proud to acknowledge. When we girls entered Lincoln as 7B's, we were put into sewing classes. Here we learned the fundamental stitches of sewing. We then made our uniforms, including an apron, head- band, and bagg with this we made a hot pad. Some of us, more rapid than the others, had time to knit sweaters or to make simple dresses. In 7A we had foods. XVe planned and served breakfast and luncheon, but we spent most of our time on breads. VVe were all anxious to take the 8A foods course where a greater variety of cooking was to be done. In 8B, the course in home management, we had a survey course consisting of the study of manners, of what to do in our leisure time, of budgeting, of home planning, and of baby care. When we finished our required work, many of us continued to take courses in household arts. Those of us who took SA clothing learned to knit and to crochet. Most of us knit dresses, later crocheting accessories for them. In SA foods, we canned and preserved many foods and planned and served dinners. XYe spent time in research concerning commercial canning. Two courses were open to ninth graders: clothing I and II, or foods I and II. In the course in clothing we made note books including a study of good grooming, of the relation of personality to dress, design, and color, and of the use of patterns. Each of us made some pajamas and a cotton dress. In clothing II we studied thc use of wool and silk, each of us making a wool skirt or suit and a silk blouse. In foods I we studied food preservation, frozen desserts, breakfasts, and luncheons. NVe reviewed many of the problems we had in 7B. In foods II we continued the work of the hrst semester and included the foods for special occasions, invalid and fancy cooking, and cooking for young children. Here are some of our treasures: the ability to actually make things, to plan, prepare, and serve meals, and to plan and create our own wardrobes. The Eighth Grade Girls Knit Preparing a Luncheon Page 12 Miss Lagerquist, Miss VVl1ittle, Mrs. Vlfestiing l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL INDUSTRIAL ARTS Mr, Middleton, Mr. Fowler, Mr, Scliade Mr. Skinner, Mr. Clow, Mr. Hintz A When we boys look through our treasures from industrial arts, we have pleasant mem- ories. For we who took this course enjoy working with tools and machinery and creating things with our hands. We had courses in printinghmechanical drawing, cabinet, carpentry, electric, machine, and auto shop, and in home mechanics. From each of these we gained knowledge and skill that will always be of use to us. Let us look over some of the things we have done. XVe have made pen and ink tracings of architects' sketches, including Floor plans, building plots, and perspective sketches. VVe have made blue prints of our drawings. We have learned to set type and to operate the printing press. VVe have made many cards and blotters which we have distributed to our friends. VVe have had the pleasure of taking home many artistic and useful articles which we made in cabinet shop or in home mechanics. XVe have learned a great deal about the structure of an automobile until now we can make simple repairs on one. In machine shop we have learned the first principles of machine workg we have progressed to the point where we can work on the lathe. We have learned the principles of electric wiring and the repair of electric appliances. Now we can make repairs about our house and save many a repair bill for our parents. Altogether, we have acquired many skills which are now useful to us. Best of all, we have discovered the type of industrial art for which we are best fitted and in which we can be most contented. Many of us plan to continue in thc field of industrial arts when we get to high school. Our experience in junior high school has made it possible for us to choose the particular shop we want when we get to senior high. Some of us will not take any more of this work. We ieel that we have already acquired the help and skill that will be sufficient for our future needs. On the following page will be found some additional pictures taken in our shops. These will give some idea of the varied and interesting time that the boys who take industrial arts have. .ri 5.2 .-wa In Mechanical Drawing Class The Printing Class is Busy Page 13 illbe i936 LINCOLN ANNUAL AROUND THE SHOPS ln Machine Shop The Boys In Auto Shop A tour of the shops of Lincoln is an enlightening and interesting experience for anyone. Until one has actually seen them, one little realizes the varied activities of a school such as ours. Our shops are well equipped, as well as will be found in any junior high school and as well as most commercial shops. Here the boys have the experience of working under the con- ditions of work in industry, and of discovering for themselves the work for which they are pre- pared. Many boys choose their life work as a result of their courses in junior high school industrial arts. The opportunity of trying various trades makes it possible for them to discover the ones which they wish to pursue in later years. On the three main floors of the building are located large lighted display cases in which are displayed exhibits which interpret the work of the school. One, located on the first floor, showed an interesting display of tracings made by boys in mechanical drawing classes. The Cabinet Shop The Electric Shop Page 14 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL HERE AND THERE We Take a Book Home The Book Shelves Invite Us Our library, on the third floor, is a well-lighted room with many large tables and com- fortable chairs. Here every hour of the day may be found a room full of pupils studying and reading. In small rooms adjoining the reading room are small conference rooms whose book shelves are devoted to the collection of books pertaining to a certain subject. On the shelves in the main reading room are to be found the large collections of Fiction and of general reference works. Our library has over fifty-three hundred volumes. Miss Seal, our librarian, is of great aid to all pupils in pursuit of information in the library. One of the means of providing practical education is found in the model apartment. This charming suite, simply and tastefully furnished, is located on the third floor adjoining the household arts laboratories. The apartment is in the care of the members of the various classes whose duty it is to keep it clean and in order. Teas, luncheons, and parties are frequently given at which the girls have most practical experience in a very necessary part of life- meeting people socially. Setting the Table A Display from Mechanical Drawing Page 15 I936 LINCOLN ANNUAL MATHEMATICS Miss Laura Larson, Miss Smith Burchfield Some of urs took three years of mathematics, while some of us took only the two that were fvequired, NVhichever course we took, we all acquired many treasures to last us the rest oi our IVCS. In 7B we studied common business forms with accounts, graphs, meter reading, and per- centage. VVe continued in 7A with geometry, construction, and design scale drawing, as well as the beginning of work with formulas. In SB we continued our study of geometry with a study of triangles and solids. We also had new problems in equations and in algebra. We continued and developed our study of formulas. By the time we reached SA, we were sup- posed to have a working knowledge of business arithmetic, nevertheless, we reviewed it in order to have it thoroughly fixed in our minds. This completed the required work in mathe- matics, but many of us were so much interested in the subject that we elected to take algebra in our ninth year. NVe continued, in 9B, the work in equations and learned the principles of positive and negative numbers. This theory opened a new world of mathematics to us, for we could now do many things that we could not do with simple arithmetic. In algebra II, we progressed to special products and fractional equations, finding them much more com- plicated than equations without fractions. We solved problems with not only one equation, but with sets of equations. The course ended with the study of powers and roots. Looking back over our three years of mathematics, We realize that we have many things for which to be thankful, chiefly the ability to perform the simple mathematical operations involved in the life of each of us. We have had an introduction to the different branches of mathematics and have learned to appreciate the power of mathematics in ordinary life, in related fields, and in advanced mathematical work. Now we understand the relation between mathematics and the outside world. We have gained treasures. The 7B's are in a Mathematics Class Page 16 Miss Mnrtfeldt, Miss Patterson, Miss Worster, Mrs. Loveland, Miss Noller, Mrs. Tjaden, Miss Miss Hiland, Miss Rudolph, Miss Olander Miss Burr, Miss Hickey, Miss Cotta 'lliss Geddes, Miss Hyzer, Mr. Ekeberg. Miss Cnbson, Miss Condon Xbsent: Miss Ballard, Miss Morgan l936lJNCOLN ANNUAL ENGLBH XN'e spent three years collecting the treasures offered in English. Even then, we know we have only begun the collection. We shall continue all through senior high school and, we hope, all through our lives. These treasures are of different kinds. Some, such as the work in grammar, we didn't like very well while we were gathering them, but we realize that we shall always be glad we have them. Most of us liked the composition work, both the written and the oral. VVe learned how to express ourselves, so that others could understand us. This has been already of great value to us in our other classes as well as in English class. At first we found it very hard to stand before the class and to talk for several minutes upon some subject, that nervousness soon wore off, fortunately, and now we enjoy it. Our parents tell us they envy us our ability to do this, for some of them find it almost impossible to talk before an audience. VVe wonder what they would do if they had to face the difncult audiences we face, for our class mates are very critical of us and are ready to point out all our faults. In the work in literature we have acquired many treasures. W'e have read a great deal from a great many different writers. VVe have become acquainted with many of the great writers, both of America and of other countries. We have read many of the pieces of liter- ature that everyone should know: we have read a Shakespearean play and are ready for more of them in years to come, we have become acquainted with most of the types of literature and have learned to enjoy biography and poetry as well as fiction. NVe have learned to look for certain qualities in the books we read and have acquired the rudiments of methods of criticism. We have furthered our love of reading as a chief source of pleasure and have learned of more and more books to read. XYe have learned how to discuss the books that we road and enjoy them with others. As we complete our course in junior high school English, we look over our many treasures and rejoice because of them. VVe are sure that we can speak and write more correctly and interestingly than we could before, and we have gained a wide acquaintance with that great nnmher of friends-good books. The 9A Class is Reading Shakespeare Page 17 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL GENERAL SCIENCE Mr. Foss, Miss Johnson, Mr. Johnson Miss Campbell, Mr. Lofdahl, Miss Prien We have had two and a half years of general science, and we feel as if during that time that we have added greatly to our store of treasures. This is a brief account of our collection. When we started our study in 7A, we learned of our immediate surroundings. This in- cluded a study of air, heat, Fire, and air conditioning of the homes. In addition to this we studied the effects of stimulants and narcotics. In SB and SA we studied chemicals, rocks, stars, water, machines, light, sound, the weather, and more of stimulants and narcotics. In 9B we had a course in general biology that will always be of value to us. This course included a study of plants and animals and of their relationship to man. We studied human biology in 9A with the structure of the body, its functioning, and its needs. As we try to evaluate our treasures from this course, we are impressed with their num- ber. We have learned to observe nature intelligently. Our interest in the world about us has been increased. We are able to solve certain scientinc problems because of the amount oi scientific knowledge we have acquired. We have developed an attitude of mental alertness and curiosity, as well as an appreciation of health. We have gained a knowledge of our place in this world of living things. VVe know that everything is governed by certain laws of nature. We have had the privilege of visiting the electric plant and the water works and have seen how the public cares for the needs of the individual. We have had numerous picture exhibits related to our study. We have made microscopic slides. We have collected rocks and have helped with the science exhibits in the exhibit cases in the hall. All in all, we have gained much interesting and valuable knowledge and have had a most interesting time doing it. The 9B's have General Science Page 18 I 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL FOREIGN LANGUAGE Miss Morgan, Mrs. Bogen XVhen we open our treasure chest to see what foreign language has given us, we are amazed at the large numbers. Sometimes we thought it was all hard work and wondered what the good of it was, we appreciate it now. VVe had considerable variety from which to select the particular language we wished to learn. ln order to let us make a wise selection, we had in the eighth grade a course in general language. in which we had a taste of each of the languages offered in Lincoln. In general language l. we studied Latin and French, this included a study of the customs and people, as well as of the language itself. ln the next course we studied in a similar fashion Spanish and German. VVe made maps and brought to class current topics dealing with the languages we were studying. By this time we had decided on the particular language we wished to continue in our ninth grade work. Some of us discovered that we did not possess language ability, and this course had given us a useful test of our powers. Thus many of us were saved the disappointment of trying work for which we were not fitted. If we chose to con- tinue the language study, we had the choice of Latin, French, or Spanish. ln these specialized courses we studied the language, translated it into English, and gained a speaking vocabulary which has Fitted us to continue the work in senior high school. Many of us, in making out our courses for senior high school, have taken our favorite language as a major, Let's look at our treasures. Yve can read newspapers and magazines printed in foreign languages3 we have gained the basic knowledge of our chosen one: we can understand to a certain extent the spoken language: we have been greatly aided in our understanding of our own language, English: we understand more thoroughly the nieanfngs of English words when we perceive their derivation: we have gained the desire to pursue the study of our favorite language in years to come. In a Latin ll Class Page 19 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL MUSIC Through our study of music we have been able to express ourselves in a new way. Our treasures here are many. We began our course of music in the 7B class. Everyone took the 7B and 7A course. Here we sang folk music from many of the nations of the world. We also learned of the customs, the climate, and the people of the countries whose songs we sang. Some of the songs were real tests of our abiltiy, for many of them were in three parts, while some were even in four parts. We sang the songs of our own country as well as those of other peoples. VVe wonder if any of the popular songs oi today will be the songs that seventh grade pupils in years to come will be singing. Those of us who discovered that we had some talent in music, elected music I, II, and III. These courses included three and four part songs, cantatas, suites, operetta, and Christ- mas music. But our treasures in music were not all gathered in the class room. We had during the year some public appearances for which to prepare. We gave our annual Christmas song service to which a great crowd gathered to listen. On the day that school closed for the Christmas holidays, many of us marched through the halls of the building, singing Christmas carols. The silence in the rooms indicated with how much pleasure the pupils welcomed this little note of the approaching holidays. We broadcast several times in the various school programs over XVROK. Then on May 21 and 22 came the great musical event of the year- the operetta. We worked long and hard preparing for this, but the results justified all of our liarcl work. Everyone was delighted with the production, Related to the regular courses in music are the three musical clubs: the Boys' and the Girls' Glee Clubs, and the Girls' Operetta Club. They all took part in the Christmas Song Service and the Operetta. Besides these classes and clubs in vocal music we have our orchestra and band of which we are most proud. Both have appeared in assemblies and both have made appearances outside of school. They are both large organizations. , Probably the most important of our treasures is the training we receive and the development of our talent. VVe have learned to appreciate good music and to love it. A Music II Class Page 20 Mrs. Angus, Miss Needham, Miss Bernice Larson 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL , 763 O DIS OVERED AMERICA? On May twenty-first and twenty-second the Lincoln Junior High School operetta, Who I.7i.rcoverfd Amertca? was given. It was one of the important events of the year. Who discovered America? The scene of the operetta was laid at the estate of Mr. Cere- bellum, the president of Brimtul University. Congress, desiring to settle officially the question as to who discovered America, appointed a board of college presidents to hold a hearing, to listen to advocates argue the claims of Columbus, John Cabot, and other claimants, and finally to name the true discoverer. Although it was of semi-private character, the hearing was broadcast. The doctor, between rounds, asked Phyllis, his daughter, to take his place at the microphone. She did and bared her heart and her double engagement problem to the nation. Congress in joint session perked up and took immediate interest. The question, "Who discovered America?" was neglectedg the doct0r's advocate efforts were ignored, the brain trust of Congress concentrated on the solving of Phyl1is's problem for her. A happy solution was found, even though the original question was left for posterity to settle. The cast was as follows: Dr. Cerebellum, president of Brimful University ...................................... Alan Klein-Ray Carlson Phyllis, his daughter ........................................................................ Harriet Bergren-Arlene Dahlquist Olive, his niece .................................................................... Dorothy Jane Carlson4Mary Louise Enders General Target, head of Forward March Military Academy .,.....,,, Glenn Cain-Donald Anderson Admiral Broadside, head of Hightide Nautical College ..............,..... Paul Gustafson-Billy Brudon l'hil Target, suitor of Phyllis ........................................................ Don Peterson-Don Christophersen .lack Broadside, another suitor of Phyllis ......... ........,. J ack Lindquist-Richard Johnson Phoebe Primrose, the doctor's eharmer ................ ......... C arol Vosburgh-Dorothy Glomp Prof. Diction, president of Overflow College ........, ......... P hillip Marcellus-Ralph Hanson llarry, official photographer ..................................... ....... R obert Flynn-Richard Hoffman Perry, unofficial photographer .......... ....... E ugene Roos-George Sitnek Graluuu Cracker, radio announcer ................... ....... . .. ,....,,........... ,lack Day-Evans Anbro The operetta, given under Miss Needham's direction, with Mrs. Angus and Miss Larson assisting, was mostlenjoyably presented. The attendance was large at both performances, :ind everyone voted it one of the best performances ever given in the school. Page 21 l936 -LINCOLN ANNUAL THE ORCHESTRA Margaret Carlson, Lillian Bennett, Birgitt Elofson, Lloyd Istad, Elving Kjellslrom, Jean Skantz, Richard Johnson, Eugene Roos. Gerald Gulotta, Marylou Viner, Vi'illiaxn Sandberg, Lola Cave, Betty Harvey, Carroll Spon, Betty Jean Gustafson, Shirley Skantz. Gwendolyn Strot, Harriet Spongberg, Marjorie Hallaflay, Lawrence Hoffman, David Hanna, Mary Lou Arsdale, Dorothy Carlson, Bernice Johnson. Richard Kjellstrom, Donald Pearson, Harry Rhoades, Harriet Bergren, Alfred DeMolli. CAt rearj: Mr. Bornor, Robert Flynn, Raymond Fritz, Richard Shipley, Kenneth Bird, NVesley Carlson, Donald Jackson, Jane VVehher, Eugene Magnuson, Kenneth Clayton. XYe have sixty-eight in our concert orchestra and thirtyaseven in the beginners group, One generally starts in the beginners' orchestra unless one has studied a certain instrument long enough to be able to play it according to the standards of the concert group. After one has shown improvement in the beginners' group, one is transferred to the advanced orchestra. XVe have fourteen different instruments in the orchestra. These are as follows: First Violin Richard Kjellstrom Donald Pearson Harry Rhoades Gwendolyn Strot Harriet Spongberg Marjorie Halladay Gerald Gulotta Marylou Viner Margaret Carlson Vililliam Sandberg Lillian Bennett Birgitt Elofson Carroll Spon Lola Cave Betty Harvey Lloyd Istad Elving Kjellstrom ,lean Skantz Richard Johnson Eugene Roos Second Violin Lillian Olson Frances Hintz Gretchen Moorman Betty Brown Mary Jane Hohlt Violet Bengtson Jens Levine Phyllis Peterson Robert Snygg Janet Olson Virginia VVilton Martha Butler Mildred Anderson Glen Gustafson Leo Strombeck Mary Peterson VVillard Lindberg Cello Lawrence Hoffman David Hanna Mary Lou VanArsdale Betty Jean Gustafson Flute Mina Mae Harrison .Xlfred DeM0lli Clrwinet Harriet Bergren Doris Stromquist Eugene Magnuson Gordon Oberg Page Z2 Trumpet Lennart Holmertz LaVern Olson Edwin Cederstrom Melba Rogers Doii Dailey Bass Ruger Storm Theodore Liebovicli Kenneth Kleckner Oboe Bernice Johnson Iioxsoon Dorothy Carlson Iircizrlr Horn Rex Caster Trombone Jane Vilebber Kenneth Clayton Harold Swanson Donald Jacobson .9 J A :ff ,Q THE ORCH ESTRA - Mina Mae Harrison, Doris Stromquist, Gordon Oberg, Howard Hillman, Lorraine Isler, Violet Bengtson, Mary Peterson, Rex Caster. Frances Hintz, Gretchen Moorman, Betty Brown, Virginia Wilton, Mildred Anderson, Glen Gustafson. Jens Levine, Mary Jane Hohlt, Martha Carter, Ruth Sport, Leo Strombeck. Phyllis Peterson, Janet Olson, Arlene Ryman, VVillard Lindberg, Robert Snygg. KAt rearjz Melba Rogers, LaVerne Olson, Doii Dailey, Lorraine Isler, Roland! XVestergren, Lennart Holmertz, Edwin Cederstrom, Harry Conant, Kenneth Kleckner, Theodore Liebovich, Roger Storm. Drum Raymond Fritz Richard Shipley Robert Flynn In the beginners' Dick Hoffman June Ostrom Shirley Wilson Lois Wilking Richard Tuttle Betty Gustafson Miriam Nyman Henry Walden Edward Adolphson Roland Westergren Tom Abramson Harold Swanson orchestra Hass Horn-Tuba Harry Conant are the following: Kathryn Gripp Beatrice Charn Betty Watson Janet Estwing Clinton McMannis Lucy McAllister Betty Joy Kelly Doris Stromquist Frances Anderson Lorraine Isler George Wolf Donald Jacobson Piano Kenneth Bird VVesley Carlson Betty Nolting Eldora Nelson Robert Katovich Harriett Frisk Odette Frey A Shirley Skantz Beatrice Peterson Gordon Oberg Howard Hillman Doii Dailey Bruce Eklund Harry Conant During the last two semesters we have appeared twice in assembly.. Richard Kjellstrom, Dorothy Carlson, and Lawrence Hoffman played solos in the concert during the first semester. In the second semester concert, Mary Lou VanArsdale gave a reading, and Gwendolyn Strot, a violin solo. On May 31, the annual playday with Roosevelt and Rockford Senior High Schools was held. Usually a contest between the two junior high schools. is held every year. We are proud to say that last year Lincoln won the coveted honor of winning this contest. Mr. Bornor, the conductor, receives the gratitude of the school for our excellent orchestra. Music is an important part of our lives. Our work in orchestra gives us an opportunity to produce music. We have a very happy time doing' it. Page 23 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL THE BAND Mr, Elmquist. Robert VVl1ite, Dick Blewheld, Burr Hughes, Robert Holmes, Raymond Carlson, Chester Freedlund, Vilarren Paulson. Robert Charn, Benjamin Hade, Robert Swenson, Edward Heitter, Harold Strote, Evert Shostrom, Junior Stenberg, Ralph Greenberg, Peter Suveizdis, James Ring. Evert Gustafson, Donald Peterson, LaVerne Peterson, Harry Rowley, Carl Carlson, David Olson, Marshall Erickson, Charles Robinson, Robert Erickson, Bernard Harvey, Sigurd Aarli. Fred Hubbell, Donald Pearson, Donald Christopherson, Burdette Kullberg, Gordon Skee, Glenn Cain, Jess Darden, VVayne H'ult, Arthur Madison, Merrill johnson, Donald Muston, Norris Norbeck. One organization in our school of which we are very proud is our band. VVe have reason to feel as we do about it. XYhen the boys enter Lincoln, they are given the opportunity to join the band. Many of these boys have had no training at all in playing band instruments. 1n many cases the boys do not own an instrument. During their seventh grade they are taught to play the instrument for which they are best adapted. The training is continued in the eighth grade, so that by the time they are in the ninth grade, they help to form the excellent band we have. There are thirty- Fnve in the seventh grade band, forty-three in the eighth grade, and thirty-six in the ninth grade, or concert band. The boys have made numerous public appearances this year. They played before the Teachers' Institute on October 24, the Free Church, October 27: Zion Church, November 29, Tax Rate Rally, December 5, Christmas program, December 15, Kiwanis Club, April 16, District Band Contest at Sterling, March 27, State Contest at Bloomington, May 2, a concert at Lincoln, May 18, and a concert at Roosevelt, May 19. In many of these appearances, the bands from both Roosevelt and Lincoln played as one band. The band have this year achieved something never before achieved by one of our musical organizations, they, as part of the combined junior high school band from Rockford, vvon hrst place in the state band contest. They won the highest honors both in playing and in sight reading. Several boys have been outstanding in their Work in the band. Special mention should be made of Bernhard Harvey, who won hrst division rating at Sterling and second division rating at Bloomington in the Cornet Solo Contest. Burdette Kullberg won first division rating at Sterling and second division rating at Bloomington in the Flute Contest. Burdette has also the honor of having been elected chief musician of the Lincoln band. To Mr. Allen Elmquist, the leader of the band, goes our sincere thanks and congratulations, for to him goes the credit for the excellent work the boys do. Page 24 A Xlr Gordon, Miss Garde, Mr. Nutting, Miss Brouse 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL PHYSICAL EDUCATION No boy or girl can ever estimate the beneficial enjoyment we have received from physical education. Don't we wish every class provided us with regular exercise and games, while at the same time it helped us to derive so many treasures from it! There were games welve played before and games that were new to us. Kick ball in the cold weather and baseball when it was warm were probably the most popular games among the girls. Many of us were very happy when we were named among the victors of the kick ball tournament. Then there were folk dancing, basket ball, and volley ball which many of us enjoyed. The boys had football in the fall, basketball in the winter, and baseball in the spring. Wlith both the boys and girls regular gymnastic exercises varied the program of games. Then came swimming in SA, VVhat fun! Those of us who couldn't swim when we started, certainly saw to it that we could before the semester ended. In fact, we liked swimming so well that we welcomed the chance to swim after school. Looking back over the time we've spent in physical education, we find a great store oi good and helpful treasures. We've learned games that we did not know beforeg we have gained in bodily vigor and have learned to value a strong bodyg we have tried to be more careful to observe the rules of health. Most important of all, we have learned to be good sports and to work together with our friends. The 7B's Have Folk Dances A Setting-Up Exercise Page 25 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL Sf . L ,, .1 x " x .fn ai! - 1 iw ., . W 1 aan 1 T :V 4.22 , ii.. . Q it 5 1 f -35 ' Wwi .. rm 1 J. f . 1. 6 . R x 'Qi gi its in 2. V iw . 2 1 W- 7 - E? 'f"1y.. , 5 V. . 1 A , M 2 saga le , Q. . VA., ...s J i l n i zen, i i A f' H g 5 , 'f' sys- - g - "'T't K- VM. ..- 2 .3 . ,,,,,. 5- lfz.. f Av ., ..,., ., -A 4, ' V . , Q. e f " , ug . V11 4 'fi ., A If ' 75: J' - . ft 411 iii- i fb 6-04251 s,,. rf: E, i 3- f' . ..f it Q .K . .ff 'VfiQl. 'J .P if 1 ' 1- -: l f." - :.!t B 4' A vi ii ' f 'ffihf-ileizf y ' Ay iz 1 . W .V 3, , I, K 1 a KZ, Page 26 CERTAIN PEOPLE OF NOTE Eighth Grade Band. Burdette Kullherg-Second di- vision in state contest. Anna Bruno. Library assistants. Roberta johnson. The lawn is mown. Roald Larsen, winner of Better Lighting contest. Edna Olson, Miss Seztl's chief assistant. David Redin, first semester ed- itor of Liufaln Log. Cassie Stoekus-jean Frithiof- winning clothing notebooks. Some 7B's who are doing good English work. Shoulder deep in January. Bernard HarveygSecond di- vision at state contest. jimmy Pedersen-Second se- mester editor of Lmcolu Log. Helen Hallen, a champion skater. jack Plummer. Business Man. Of Lincoln Log. Billy Brudon, the staff photogra- pher. Among the folks in history- Thomas Jefferson. Seventh Grade Band. BILL BRUUON 955 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 7B-1 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Absent: Ted Fagerburg, Jimmie Gilchrist, NYnrren Layng, Tommy Gumbrell, Melvin Haugen, Gene Rank, Miss Fitzgerald, Richard Erikson, Peter Kostantacos, Bruce Eklund, Donald Stromquist, Alex Podgorny, William Lundahl. Richard Anderson, Donald Olson, Betty Shaw, Audrey Lindstrom, Odette Frey, Betty Lucas. Janice Wallin, Betty Berg, Clarice Larson, June Aldeen, Jack Carbery, Peter Skelbred. Gloria Larson, Goldie Anderson, Pauline Peterson, Helene Carpenter, Joan Anderson, Neal Hilde- brand, Lois King, Beverly Landgren, Barbara VVestman, Kathryn Erickson, Betty Jean Johnson. Bob Carlin. 7B-2 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Absent: Arnold Zetterberg, Frank Schultz, Carl Lundstrom, Robert Samuelson, Vklilliam Patrick, John Brunrline, VVallace Lindstroni, Glenn Coxheacl, Richard Asprooth. Stanley Meyer, David Harding, Billy Sundquist, DeVere Barraclough, Douglas Hall, Roland Ericson, Paul Loreen, George Smith, Billy North. Robert Gregorcy, Florence Sinkevich, Clarie Johnson, Corinne Johnson, Janet Newman, Mrs. Bogen, Betty Jean Neuheld, Beverly Freeman, Barbara Grant, Walter Acaley. Mary Cederquist, Betty June Swanson, Carolyn Sandine, Margaret Swanson, Virginia Sundeen, Geraldine Pearson, Florence Hanson, Arlene Anderson, Marion Burzell, Shirley Ann Trank. Vivian Rosenquist. Page 28 I 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 7B-3 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Absent: Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Gerald Lund, Henry Ekstrom, Robert Stafseth, Arthur Anderson, Robert Schryver, Jack Elliott, Joseph Zavagli, Edwin O'Brien, Robert Peterson. Floyd Person,. Ernest Johnson, Lesley Blake, David Hutchinson, Miss Dobyns, George Harvey, Karl Rosenquist, John Hassell, Vllilliam Boden, Ralph Billingham, Ralph Anbro, Dorothy Peterson, Merriam Anderson, Shirley Holm, Shirley Jennings, Virginia Kraft, Marion Peterson, Lorraine Johnson, Miriam Nyman, Eunice Brees, Robert Aten. Eloise Lindeman, Ilene Hedberg, Constance Rosenquist, Mary Jane Billstrand, Dorothy Carlstrom, Doris Woolsey, Colleen Lindsay, Helen Larson, Marion Carter. Clarence Kling. 7B-4 Vlfilliam Franzen, VVilliam Purnell, WVilliain Slensker, Joseph Bruno, Roger MacKecknie, Simon Meyer, Harold Matthews, Vlfarren Klint. Paul Anderson, l1Villiam Skorburg, Robert Kinney, Eugene Sjostrom, Miss Cockfielrl, James Cacciapaglia, Ernest Petrankas, Elmon Lehman, Gene Peck, Fred Hubbell. Robert Ramsey, Ralph Mooney, Dorothy Johnson, Patricia Crabbe, Marie Allen, Lois Gustafson, Phyllis Meyers, Shirley Marcellus, Violet Carter, Robert VVeir, Gordon Anderson. Edna Hill, Marion Chabucos, Marie Delebak, Faith Johnson, Lois Larson, Pauline Brooks, Gwendolyn Dolan, Joy Ecklund, Arlene Ryman, Ruth Anderson. Absent: James Lind. Page 29 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 7B-5 Row 1: Row 2: Row 31 Row 4: .Xlmsents Vi'illiam Bergqtiist, Raymond Thompson. Jack Olson, Charles Januse, XYillian1 McDevitt, iVilliam - Kuchxnsky, Leonard Franzen, Raymond Mace. Robert McGaw, Marvin Olson, Donald Vl'ootlrick, Donald Fitzpatrick, Harold XVolfe, Miss Lager- quist, Arthur Blewett, John Haegg, Vl'ilbur Fehler, Rohert Kouba. Donald Gorrell, Glenn Bengtson. Lois Beishir, Dorothy Holtlren, Betty Lou Sorensen, Rose Peel, Virginia Swanson, Genrgene Tuttle, Thomas Lassanclro, Burdette Johnson. Alherta Healey, Elizabeth Van Buskirk, Margaret Snygq, Arlene Peterson, Dorothy Polkowski, June Dobson, Ruth VVinquist, Beatrice Peterson, lirliss Ekstrom, Lois Key. Frederick Smalley, Robert Sjohlom, Roberta Johnson, Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Absent: VVillard Lindberg, Karl Conant. Richard Anderson, Irving Sears, Leander Cheszik, Tony Manne. Earl Garrison, Edward Lund, VVilliam Mortensen. VVarren Bjork, Eugene NYoiciecli0wski, Robert Schultz, Victor Des Jarlais. John Seoggin, Bob Lusk, XVilliam Anderson, Joseph Spadacini, Erick Karlson. Burdette Lindeman, Jeanette Paris, Marguerite Mora. Vito Defay, Miss Shaw, Carl Sciortino, Elaine Fagersten, Celestina Tangorra, Phyllis Cooper, Robert Graff, Marion Mitchell, Marie Peterson, Arlene Cagnoni, Mary Gentinetti, Shirley Dietzman, Eleanor VVall, Carnation Kyriakakns, Bernice Allen, Gloria Miller, Virginia Palm. Constance Gucciardo, Eric Ekengren. - Page 30 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 7B-7 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: So VVilliam Keene, Clarence Dixon, Carl Paris, Vt'arren Thulandcr, Vincent L'llrich, Lloyd Adolph- son, Everette Johnson, Frank Springer, Robert Anderson, John Bruneer. Marshall Johnson, Oliver Johnson, Donald Anderson, Floyd Mock, Stuart NVidstroni, Glenn Antler' son, Robert Conklin, Karl Billstrand, NVayne VVolfe. Kenneth Sjogren, Aurelio Mastrangeli, Doris Gustafson, Betty Taylor, Marion Johnson, Hattie Van Meerveld, Julia Anderson, Evelyn Turney, Edward Strickland, Gunnard Johnson. Jeanne Youngberg, Janice Youngberg, Jeanette Jaderstroin. Ray -Jene Vyestman, Juanita Patrick, Margaret Parkerson, Sylvia Adami, Helen Haugen, Florence Paris, Doris Johnson. me Seventh and Eighth Graders Who Missed Their Home Room Pictures Row l: Row 2: Row 3: Roy 4: Billy Kling, Roland XVestergren, Robert Lindblade, Robert Sjoblom, Clarence King, Eric Ekengren, George Northsea, Robert Carlin, Fred Smalley. James Lind, Clarence Kaatrud, Richard Larson, George Johnson, Eugene Larson, George Brooks, Frank Lassandro, Donovan Schellschmidt, Ralph Samuelson, Vlfilliam Sjostrom. Edgar Pulver, Oliver Johnson, Jean Peterson, Margrete Johnson, Elonise Stinson, Evelyn Johnson, Barbara Fuller, Mercedes Burwell, Margaret Osterhout, YValter Haime, Bruno Mattus. Ethel Kilden, Marion Plager, Mildred Johnson, Lorraine Strand, Elsa Reali, Constance Guccinrdo, Mildred Harvey, Loween Johnson, Betty Lindman. Page 31 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 7A-1 Row 1: Row 2: Row 5: Row 4: Arthur Jensen. Donald Moore, Dick Holiman, Jerald Bowman, Bernhard Harvey, Irvinpz Lewis, Robert Katovich, Robert Ahlgren, Edward Adolphson, Nels Erickson. Bernard Farr, Victor Anucauskas, Bernhard Lundberg, Arthur Anderson, Miss Condon, Paul VVidell, Robert Thoren, Bob Paulson, Alan Vt'olfley, Robert Chamberlain. Carol Roos, Paddy Schmitz, Grace Littman, Betty Nolting, Beatrice Ohlendurt, Vera Anderson, Beatrice Carlson, Donna Alneer, Arlene Riggs, Doris Egeland, June Ostrom. Gloria Gustavison, Betty Lou Hammond, Marilyn Thoren, Barbara Schad, Priscilla Peterson, Irene LutzhotT, Mildred Hilton, Elizabeth Anderson, Marion P. Anderson, Kathryn Gripp, Nancy Crawford. 7A-2 liuvt' Row Row Row Abse 15 2: 5: 4: nt: Carson Gallagher, Jerry Ellis, Harrison Hokes, James Downing. Thomas Abramson, Fred Layng, Raymond Swanson, Benny Magnuson, Barent Johnson, Robert Cederstrom. Stanley Fowler, LaVerne Olson, Phillip Peterson, Donald Dunberg, Shirley XVilson, Lucy McAllister, Miss Larson, NYilliam Ray, Vincent Gucciardo, Roy Johnson, Robert Rudolph. Helen Larson, Harriet Frisk, Virginia Long, Audrey Gerhode, Eldora Nelson, Doii Daily, Jean Pickard, Clinton McMannis, Betty Jane Brown, Blanche Nelson, Marion Clark. Shirley Renwick, Lucy Abramson, Jean Hagaman, Marjorie Commer, Beatrice Charn, Shirley Kuzman, Frances Ogden, Dorothy Arbogast, Phyllis Peterson, Claire Yone. Bruno Mattus. Page 32 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 7 A-3 Row Row Row Row Abse 1: 2: 3: 4: DTI Meyer, Robert XYestfall, Robert Olson, Gordon Oberg. Robert Freeman, Charles Reynolds, jagilsch, NVilliam Hahn, Hnroltl Tietz, XVallace Salberg. Gerald Robert Vi'idell, Orville Sietienstrang, Maynard Atlollxhson, Lenarth Tegner, Miss Larson, John Edward Fabich, George Voslmrgli, Lekoy XYestburg, Harry Gregersen, Gustav Acaley, Elsie Solberg, Joyce Lindquist, Ariel Zimmerman. Pauline Rawes, Catherine Bergstrom, Marilyn Lustig, Leota Nelson, Mina Mae Harrison, Martha Swanson, ,lean Finkbenier, Geraldine Hanson. Lelonore Olson,lGloria Hopper. Shirley Strom, Doris 'l'uni1in, Virginia Pe-rsmi, Betty Mae Carlson, Alice lngegnosi, Lorraine Hayes, Luis Ann Baurrfeincl, Roberta Ahlgren. Betty Linrlnian, Jean Peterson. 7A-4 Row Row Row Row 1: 2: 3. 4. 1-mf VVilson Vi'arren, Alfred De Molli, Kenneth C'app, Roger Carlson, Wallace Malmquist, Clyde Carlson, Lawrence Larson, Russell Carlson, Charles Hansen, Howard Hillman. Clarence Carlson, Leonard Vi'iCl-tens, Carl Linvl, Angelo Conti, Emery Frang, Miss Smith, Harold Swanson, Donald Jacobson, Jimmie Flood, Donald Burger, Robert Anderson. Barbara Castiglioni, Doris Ceclerstrom, Mary Parkerson, Clarie Carlson, Gloria Garrison, Jeanette Liehling, Marion Holmheck, Jean Gustafson, Gloria NYhale, Nancy Lewis, Helen Taylor, Shirley Greenberg. Janet Olson, Rose Challberg, Gloria Ingalls, Frances Newton, Betty Emerson, Maureen Paulsen. Elaine Bimm, Jean Gassman. Carolyn Johnson, Shirley Skantz. Page 33 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 7A-5 Row l: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Lloyd Nicholson, Clarence Anderson, Robert Freding, Roy Challberg, Logan Roach, Billy Peterson, Jack Nystrom, Rohert Carlson, Donald Beck, Martin Birch. Robert Yone, Leo Zasada, Tore Johnson, Jens Levine, Clifford Kleinzll, George Sherling, Haswell Anthony, Bernhard Berglund, John Hallgren. Leonard Miller, Phyllis Olson, Marjorie Anderson, Elizabeth Hanson, Harriette Engstrom, Dolores Lloyd, Marion Salen, Eva Haeggquist, Arlene Carlson, Francis Bell. Mildred Kallenback, Doris Lindell, Helen Melin, Dorothy Beetle, Helen De Petrantonio, Betty June Garrett, Marion Larson, Elizabeth Reynolds, Edith Scott, Virginia Haines. 7A-6 Row Row 1: Z: Row 3: Row Ab se 4: nt: Gino Donofrio, Donald Swanson, Robert Forsman, Curt Ostberg, Clarence Barnett, Milton Collins, Donald Peterson, Peter Pielak, Billy VVolfe, Edward Maffei. Robert Gernand, Marlan Riggle, Carl Lee, Mathew Nichols, Natalino Defay, Adam Mrowiec, Charles Bland, Richard Tuttle, Dale Anderson, Edward Drozynski, Albert Finch, Marcella Davis, Adeline Plache, Sofia Kikkia, Josephine Gagliano, Miss Morgan, Marion Johnson, Eleanor Norman, Virginia Wilton, Jeneal Montgomery, Joseph Strobbe. Suzanne Allen, Helen Beck, Charlotte Nelles, Gloria Maochi, Wanda Tucker, Grace Siedschlag, Eileen Kuss, Jeanette Stanburg, Ruth Wanstrom, Christine Demakeas. Robert Anderson. Page 34 I936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 7A-7 Row 1: Row 2: Row 5: Row 4: Absent: Everett Johnson, XVayne Erickson, Earl Drake, George Wolf, Roger Linclerolh. Austin Keeth, Arnold Hagen. Robert Moormzxn, Myron Allsen, James Marlow, Richard Johnson. Robert Forrest, George Thompson, Roland VVilson, Thurston Bengtson. Thore Moluf, Robert Olson, Robert Adonis, Robert VVilking, Marion Anderson, Miss H. johnson, Lorraine Lien, Roger Block, Frederick Nelson, Harry Olson, Harry Conant. Irene Nelson, Marian Cehlhausen, Evelyn Gustafson, Dorothy johnson. Norma Carlson, Marion Sundgren, Nancy Ciancone, Betty Jane Treadinan, Helen Painter, Elaine Jacobs. Mildred Johnson, Ethel Kililen, Marion Plager, Roland VVestergrcn. Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Absent: Roy Carlson. Eugene Nelson. Frank Marcliini, Kenneth Hester, Helen Lnndgren, Julia Davis XYalter Pettit, Bruno Stasica, Gordon Swanson, Andrew O'Guin, Elton Lowrey. Russell Henck, John NVilson, Edward Highstreet Robert Farry. Bruce Soderberg, Harold Caccia, Ralph Clayton, Richard XN'ilson, Frank Vella, Raymond Lonn, Bernice Enstrom, Ruth Carlson, janet Abrahamson, Marian Carlsen, Miss Ellis, Mildred Ander sun, Dorothy Sewell, Elsie Mae Beauvais, Agnes Cooley, Lorraine Nelson. Evelyn Johnson, Elouise Stinson, VVilliam Sjostrom, Page 35 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL SB-1 Row Row Ro iv Row Ab se Row Row Row Row Abse 1: Evert Venstrom, James Hakes, Carl Tlahlstrannl, Robert Carlson, Eugene Clausen. Z: Gene Hallquist, George Annst, Robert Foster, Charles Hills, Gurdon llziwn, Leonard Sisti, Dick Myrland, Harold Larson, NYesley Carlson, Addison Foss. 3: Lily Ann Rosene, Louise La Tour, Violet. Knznzel, Marjorie Allen, Mae Bergman, Betty Joy Kelly, Miss Geddes, Doris Stromqulst, Rachel Johnson, Betty Jean Gustafson. 4: Irene Cooper, Shirley Maynard, Charlotte Johnson, Marcia Nelson, Britta Norin, Helen Bres- sette, Carolyn Erickson, Betty Brown, Beverly Maynard, Lorraine Szmden. nt: George Northsca, Henry Vifalden. 1: Ellard Blomgren, Irving Rehzick, Roger Hrenneis, Sheldon Johnson, XVilliam Bargren, Carl Thunberg, Carl Johnson, Richard Carlstrom, Eugene RODS. Z: Melvin Carlson, Leo Stronllyeck, John Peterson, Harold Roach, Donald Morris, Norman Tester, Bengt Sandstrom, James Moore, Arthur Onnen. 3: Doris Palmquist, Marcella West, Agnes Nelson, Betty Ann Peterson, Phyllis Peterson, Mrs. Loveland, Betty Lausen, Carolyn Corey, June Lewis, Marion Harmsh. 4: Eileen Lofgren, Betty Jane Burton. Elizabeth Hoof, Leona Jones, Evelyn Hallgren, Beverly Pederson, Virginia Johnson, Lila Carlson, Amelia Stewart, Frances Johnson. nt: Oliver Johnson, Grant Smith, Lorraine Strand. Page 36 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 8B-3 Row 1 2 Donald Melquist, Donald Larson, Arthur Brainartl, James Palm, Phillip Rothenberg, Richard Olson, George Luce, John Palm, Clayton Carlson, Eric Nygren. Row 2: Aines VVeherg', Gene Stevens, Donald Alexis, Eugene Highstrect, Mr. Ekeberll- Jerry Goldman, Stanton Johnson, Jack Hall, Robert Stanton, Andrew Scott. Row 3: Delbert Dauenbaugh, Margaret Picavet, Betty Vl'ard, Betty Holmstrom, Betty-Jean Minard, Shirley Ostrom, Naomi Sanders, Blanche Low, Myrle Burick, VVilliam Coleman. Row 4: Jane Ann Campbell, June Janson, Barbara Caldwell, June Anderson, Harriet Kjcrner, Gladys Nelson, Marlys Desm, Elaine Johnson, Ina Fngersten, Janet Estwing. Absent: Roger Anderson, Loween Johnson. 8B-4 l Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Absent: Richard Lee, Clarence Olson, Harry Nylander, Kenneth Goodin, Maurice Nolan, George Hill- burst, Richard Nordluerg, Robert Flynn, Vernard Matthews. - Richard VVibom, Raymond Fritz, Raymond Pearce, Betty XVatson, Miss Swanson, Mary Knudsnn, Roger Harris, Kenneth Hornbeck, Ralph Peterson, Bernard Copp. Hazel Anderson, Carolyn Beysiegel, Dorothy Anderson, Marjorie Lindbeck, Dolores Johnson, Elorence gllixche, Doris Mae Zippieri, Betty Jane Anderson, Maxine Sehwebke, Betty Heagstrom, Offalne S ef. Gloria Adolphson, Elsie Knudson, Shirley Gunning, Alice 4Aaby, Margaret Elofson, Phyllis Johnson, Marie Bergman, Elaine Soderquist, Stella Sotos, Shirley Peacock. Billy Kling. Page 37 nn-- 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 8B-5 Row 1: Carl Dittinzln, Thomas Ancona, Maurice Lindquist, Evar Carlson, Marshall Larson, George Sitnek, Burdette Kulllxerg, Floyd Eckman, Gene Peterson, William Cave. Row 2: Carl Magnuson. Evo Toti, Robert Abramson, John Sarlewater, Anton Peterson, Miss Murtfeldt, Ralph Dillon, Frank Alonzo, Bill Haskell, August Borchman. Row 3: Paul Hresemotr, Sophie Pakalo, Betty Ann Beckman, Betty Carlson, Margaret Holm, Marion Grip, Stella Peterson, Esther Anderson, Marilyn Ryden, Norman Callju. Row4: VVanda Christopherson, VVancla Lalfontaine, Joyce Grissinger, Elsie Johnson, Dorothy Burtch. Kerstin Schelm, Evelyn Tamanauslras, Grace Peterson, Mary Mcra, Dorothy Bush. 1 Absent: Morris Flint. 8B-6 Row I: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Absent: Howard Jaderstroxn. Roger Wilson, James Mackey, Howard Gustafson, David Yeager, Harry Dickey, Milton Johnson, Edward Young, Verne Matthews. John Kindherg, Rohert Sauer. VVllliam Larson. Clarence Gustafson, Roger Strom, Kore Plomas Delora Montgomery, Vk'illiam Hawver, LeRoy Peterson. Emmett Hegberg, Avanell Rhodes, Frances Eckmziu, Gunliild Carlson, Delores Anderson, Mrs. Tjzlden. Eunice Bearsley, Ruth Swanson, Anna Burtcll, Mildred Anderson, Robert Gillis. Alice Carlson, Phyllis Carlson, Lucille Yetterherg, Mildred Midtskog, Gladys Sandreen, Virginia Leander, Aurelia Adami, Marion Gustafson, Josephine Roman0, Elizabeth Carofl. Elsa Reali, Mildred Harvey. Page .38 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 8B-7 Row 1: Lloyd Johnson, Edgar Pearson, James Swanson, Robert MacLaren, Donald Erickson, James Gibson, Edward Munroe, VVilliam Klentz, Stanley Phillips, James Muzzarelli. Row 2: San-i Gagliano, Frank Middleton, Rune Tengren, John Broquist, Miss Olander, Robert Dickey, Alvin Dalida, Robert Ring, Stuart Lind, Dominic Piccirilli. Row 3: Joseph Martinka, Duane Paulsen, Robert Lindblom, Genevieve Kleutsch, .Frances Anderson, Doris Ekstrom, Beverly Miller, Clayton Balderson, VVilliam Lindeman, Bertxl Johnson. Row 4: Arlois Bowers, Marie Broman, Muriel Moore, Laura Tooley, Mae Peterson, Lois VVilking, Sadie Boyle, Barbara Sadewater, Vivian Tengren, Dorothy Purvin. Absent: VK'il1iam Abernathy, George Johnson. A PLACE T0 KEEP 0NE'S POSSESSIONS-AND T0 MEET ONE'S FRIENDS-THE HALL LOCKERS Page 39 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 8A-1 1 Row l: Lawrence Yan Buskirk, Morris Sotier, Carl Trank, Richzirrl Rungren, Richard Conklin, Roherl Nash, Gabriel Aarli, Jael: Olson, Richard Miner, Philip johnson, Row Z: Donald Christopherson, Carl Magnuson, Rziyinond Clausen, Edwin Strand, Lillian Heins, Miss Hickey, NVilliarn Hall, Bob Charn, Irving Dahlsterlt, Paul Larsen. Row 3: Harriet Bergrcn, Corn Htfrlc. jean Riggs. Marilyn McLain. Mary Ellen Stollwerg, Margaret Ann Clark, Corinne Lagerslroin, Phyllis Norclenlwrg, Muriel llawkinsfm, Mary Lundqnist, Martha ' But cr. Row 4: Doris Magnuson, Cliarloilc Xl'alton, .Xrlc-ne llahlqnist, ,lcnnne Nelson, Dorothy Carlson, Gwen- dolyn Xlfliitney, Lorinn Carlson, ,lnnu Larson, l.rn'raine johnson. .Xnna Marie Reynolds. .lhscntz Blargrcte Johnson, 8A-2 1 Row 1: La Verne Lord. Roald Larsen, Alan Anclcrson, Stanton Olson, Donald Anderson, Robert Garth- waite, Gunnar Nelson, Raymond Sirid, Henry Anderson. Row Z: Arne Ulin, Elden Erickson, Pznil Pnrkapilc, Warren Fehler, Miss lk-ters, Eleanor Carlson, Robert Jessup, Robert Larson, XYillinni Steinhonr, NYilliam Miller. Row 3: Phyllis Hannan. Netlra Cross, lV1:n'g:n'e: Swanson. Madolyn johnson, Margaret Paulson, Phyllis Braid, Marcia Nelson, Jeannette Swanson, Violei Bengtson, Marion Nall. Row 4: Eileen Murphy. Olga Larson, Lillian Anderson, Mary Louise jernln-rg, Ruthele DuRapan, Jean Carman, Roth Grenbcrg, Marion Johnson, Dorothy Glomp. Dorothy Joley. Absent: Ralph Brooks, Mercedes llnrwvll, Ralph Samuelson. Page 40 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 8A-3 Row 1: Row Z: Row 3: Run' 4: Peter Pauliliitis, Le Roy lohnsun. XYilliani Swanson, John Powelson, VVilliam Crowley, Robert Austin, Benny Bengtson, Eugene Gotto, Ernest Larson, Robert Peterson. Dick Lauts, Donald Clark, Russell Gustafson, Frank Rever, James Sweeney, VVilliam Hall, John Blough. XYilliam Sharp, Glen Gustafson, George johnson, Rex Caster. Dorothy Carlson, Gladys XVallin, Helen XYnlfensperger, Evelyn Polkowski, Melba Rogers, Marjory Anderson, Miss Petritz. Marion johnson, Marjorie johnson, Lillian Bennett, Betty Kripendorf. Marjorie Carlson, Marion Sutton, Mary ,lane lfrickson, Alcan Skantz, Marguerite Ingalls, Doris Lutz. Cleo Matlioxxs, Ruth Zctterlmerg, Ilarrict Spungherg, Darlene Elierle, Kathleen Nystrom. 8A-4 Row l: Row 2: Row 5: Row 4: Absent: Glen Larson, Jack Salley, Ross Fagerstrom, Howard Rate, Frederick Johnson, Clinton Palmer, Gordon VYoehler, Chester Drozynski, Gene Le Master, Eugene Lundgren. Karl Hoglund, Bernard Swords, Donald Johnson, Gordon Samuelson, Everet Lindberg, Carl Jensen, Richard Erickson. Mack Bailey, Kenneth Clayton, Robert Richardson. Mary Vtolcott. Eileen Campbell, Betty Forrest, Alma Learmontli, Joyce Hoskins, Gladys An- derson, Barbara Anderson. Eunice Ransonie, Marjorie Carlson, Shirley Landgren, Dorothy Best. Christine Moucoulis, Dorothy Dailey, Frances Hintz, Charlotte -Rosenquist, Shirley Madsen, Yirginia Castiglioni, Marilyn Nelson, Betty Norclvall, Lorraine Miller, Marilyn Putter. Clarence Kaatrud. Page 41 Row 1 Row 2 Row 3: Row 4 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 8A-5 Marshall Hallen. Allan Vance, VVilliam McKenzie, Antliony Bliznik, Raymond Pini, Leslie Pearson, Gunnard Anderson, Bjarne Jacobsen, Robert Burzell, Edwin Cederstrom. Paul VViley, Stewart Herllund, Ralph Wall, Earl Durham, Mrs. VVestring, Vlfilliain Johnson, Gordon Bildahl, Vtlilliam Gernand, John Cesar. Merino Pinciotti, Jennie Dobnick, Evalyne Hocking, Billee Jean Kellar, Dorothy Stanton, Phyllis Aronson, Mary Peterson, Vonda Davis, Mildred McNames, Shirley Hand, Eleanor Johnson, Harry Dickos. Marguerite Balderson, Ramona Ecklund, lsla Gates, Anna Bruno. Barbara Smith, Stella Bozyn. Harriet Grimberg, Marjorie Stanton, Shirley Roos, Lillian Olson. 8A-6 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Elving Kjellstrom, Lavere Sundeen, Francis Bertalosi, Harold Morrison, VVilliam Istad, Billy Campbell, Donald Beishir, Clifford Johnson, Raymond Carlson, Roy Anderson. Cornell Wallenberg, Robert Felker, Ralph Greenberg, Lazclle Patton, Donald Nelson, LeRoy Wilson, Robert Carlson, Robert Blomquist, Clyde Leek, Earle Downing. Jacquita Gustafson, Helen Johnson, Burleen Patton, Irma Johnson, Jeanetta Tooley, Miss Hyzer, Mary Jane Holilt, Alfhilcl Peterson, Helen Peterson, Doris Peterson, Doris Carlson, June Kindstrom. Fannie Pekarsky, Gladys Peterson, Jeanne Anderson, Xlancla Stawowiak, Catherine Doner, Francie Ross, Marie Bergstrom, Helen Olson, Harriet Peterson, Beverly Jackson, Chestme Johnson. Page 42 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 8A-7 Row 1: LaVerne Vl'anstrom, Joseph Ethington, John Lofdahl, Junior Stenherg, John Kosinslci, Holger Selander, John Clutter, Leroy Gustafson, Raymond Anderson, James Ring, John Marik. Row Z: Rudolph Swanson, Robert Coats, Billy Johnson, James Peterson, Miss Kintzel, Kenneth Berg- quist, Gerrit Van Meerveld, Lloyd Owens, George Henderson, Robert Pettit. Row S: Marjorie Dahlstrom, Phyllis Stark, Gretchen Moorman. Virginia Stroindahl, Lucille Magnusson. Gladys Johnson, Marian Arhogast, Carol Hasselroth, Marjorie Halladay, Gladys Bennett. Row 4: Marcella VVahlquist, Vtfanda NVerner, Lucille Miller, Darlene Witmer, Ruth Garmnger, Erna Johnson, Alice Carlson, Beverly Fuhrmark, Ruth Carlson, Bernice Blizuik. 8A-8 Row 1: XVilliam Rubin, George Johnson, Maurice Hade, Joe Triolo, Albert Triolo, Darrell Hurry, Robert VVood, Edwin Friday, Oscar Swenson, RowZ: Ronland Sidener, Stanley Kyriakakos, NVilliam Podgorny, Gerald Gregory, Harold Erickson. Arihur Peterson, Morris Bianchi, Joe Vella, George Zenisek. Row 3: Kathline Olson, Virginia Swanson, Thelma Schultz, Norva Leemkuil, Miss Johnson, Madeline Swartz, Jacqueline Olson, Helen Haugen, Birgitt Elofson. Row 4: Georgia Demakeas, Mary Ann DeSanto, Elsie Edlund, Astrid Burman, Alice Davis, Edress Fenton, Mary Calacei, Martha Carter, Myrtle Hallberg, Gwendolyn Erickson. Absent: Eugene Larson. Page 43 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 8A-9 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Absent: Robert Clayhurg, Rnymon Nelson, Marion Wiinter, Kenneth Kerr, Frank Levinsky, Ronald Christopherson, Robert lngegnosi, VValter Hoffman, Earl Malm, Robert Broskey. Everett Olson, Earl Hanson, Burdette Carlson, Clifford Hester, Ira Stinson, Charles Lunn, Harry Notari, Charles Nelson, Raymond S. Nelson. Jeanette Gallagher, Marion Cnndron, Agnes Holmes, Melvina Nelson, Miss Larson, Elvira Appelquist, Loraine Peterson, Evelyn Swanson, Maxine johnson, Lola Pikios. Dagmar Bergquist, Hilda Deljetrantonio, Verona Anderson, Elizabeth Landstrom, Grace Springer, Geraldine Johnson, Elvy johnson, Vivian llhmnn, ,lean Bryant, Genevieve lnndbluni. Walter Haime. THE PAUSE THAT REFRESHES Page 44 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9B-1 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Robert Hansen, Lawrence Hoffman, David llanna, Paul Burgesun, Melvin Johnson, Nlfillzxrcl Peterson, Lloyd Gohring, l.f0Well Johnson. Tom Trigg, Lester Johnson, Harolml Strute, Burrlelte Douglass, Carroll Spun. Norman Siulcwaler. Richard Kjellstrom, Julln Anderson, Robert Tinnnerlnan, Margaret Danielsen, Louise Carlson, Shirley Peterson, Ruse linglin. Miss Nccillimn, Ruth Spun, Leida Ciancone, Anne Gustafson, Carolyn Eklunrl, Betty June johnson. Hildur Egner, Priscilla YVaisl1n0r, Janet Anderson, Mellminae Johnsun,. Lucy Carlson. Carol Voshurgh, Ingeborg Hoiiman, Harriett l'ratt, Marion Olson, Dorotlmy Rulnnsun, Absent: Adeline Nelson, Harold Levine. 9B-2 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Absent: John Strand, Evans Anbrn, Norris Norbeck, Roland Johnson, l,a Verne Anflui'snm, Ruger Storm, Robert Erikson, Howard Johnson, Donald Peterson. Harold Appelquist, Billy Bowman, Ralph Hanson, ,Xlan Klein, Norman lfstxving, Marshall Carlson, George Kellner, Bartley Anderson, Richard Johnson, Vivian Anglerson, Janet Pearson, Marylou Viner, Elizabeth Harvey, Phillip Marcellus, Miss Worster, Virginia Larson, Doris Reum, Lucille Peterson, Alice Carlson. Virginia Reum, Elaine Pedersen, Jeanette Anrlersun, Lucille Tonnscnrl, Fern llendel, Bernice Johnson, Janet Adele Andersnn, Katherine Scanflrnli, Mildred Anderson, Doris Ahlstrand. Lorraine Bildahl. Page 45 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9B-3 Row 1: lsarlore Cohn, Burdette Person, Jack Rundquist, Marshall Swanson, Bruce Bonzi, John Lindvall, Harry Rowley, Carl Kerr, Richard Blomgren. Row Z: Donald Patton, Robert Nordlohue, Eugene Van De lYalker, John Williams, Robert Nelson, Ralph Swenson, Theodore Liebovieh, Howard Johnson, Billy McCoy. Row 3: VYilliam Sandberg, Gladys Eliason, Miss Broderick, Nellie Urbelis, Jean Frithiof, Ingrid Ander- son, Dorothy Josephson, Phyllis Sundstrand, Lois Peterson, Berget Smith, Evert Shostrom. Row 4: Eunice Johnson, Louise Johnson, Gunborg Hjerstroin, Marilyn Johnson, Inez Bergeron, Pauline Hultman, Inez Person, Betty Lace, Bernice Ramsey, Anna Meylor. .Xlusr-nt: Alfred Soiler, Virginia Mackiewicz. tb Row 1: Jimmy Vt'ells, XYayne Larson, Billy Gordon, Gordon Darnle-y, Louis De Molli, Jack Trenery, Billy Stockus, Ivan Gran, Donald Lindvall, Gordon Dahlgren. Row 2: Sexton Ostberg, Carl HoPf, Howard Joslin, Mary Kalusky, Mr, Foss, Marilyn Saaf, Leslie Hughes, Paul Johnson, Joseph Carlson. Row 3: Eleanor Johnson, Virginia Storrs, Ilelen Jans, June Dahlgren, Grace Stolberg, Vivian Erickson, Elsie Jansson, Violet Olson, Ruth Tholin, Alice Pearson, Mary Purnell. Row 4: Doris Larson, Vifanda Etes, Shirley Lunrline, Margaret NViden, Dorothy Malmgren, Beatrice Nelson, Ellen Larson, Betty Jane Johnson, Alice Andrus, Betty Russell. Absent: Howard Joslin. Page 46 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL QB-5 Row 1: Roger Sabhe, Stuart Johnson, James Lengel, John Sallmerg, Ralph Castano, Howzirql Meyers, Burdette Johnson, John Larson, Brooks Guin, Loreto Mannr. Row Z: Donald Stockwell, Charles Carlson, Robert Swenson, Robert Smellzcr, Veto Gerdausky, NYill:xr1l Moorman, Henry Thim, George Freden, Phillip Swangren. Row 3: Miss Hall, Virginia King, Erma Jane Slensker, Sarah Strobbe, Alberna La'l'our, Elaine Mesh- koff, Marjorie Blomquist, Juanita Robertson, Hilma VVendt. Row 4: Ingrid Kilden, Betty Buckwalter, Charlene Mitchell, Louise Malysz, Mina Sandstrom, Mary Manni, Jacqueline Thorsen, Bernice Swanborg, Barbara Carlson, June Norris. Absent: Burdette Carlson, Eugene Magnuson. can Row 1: Phillip Person,-NVilliam Odegard, LaVerne Peterson, Carlton Anderson, John Johnson, Burnell Lindberg, Merrill Johnson, Carmello Giacone, Lloyd Istad, Roger Peterson. Row Z: Arnold Pedersen, Stanley Kruminas, Edward Johnson, Paul Gustafson, Theorlus Benton, James Mohr, XVesley Vincent, Lennart Holmertz, Gordon Anderson. Row 3: Mary Gullarandsen, Ruby Beckman, Kathryn Clare, Gladys Estes, lngehorg Larsen, Miss Burch- Held, Virginia Friend, Ethel Carlson, Betty Sandine, Martha Danielson. Row 4: Betty Trank, Betty Greene, Mary Jane Toonian, Lola Cave, Agnis Hallgren, Bernice Anderson, Lillian Bargren, Margaret Brown, Dorothy Moucoulis, Eloise Alexander, Absent: Helny Sohlberg, John Ancona. Page 47 i936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9B-7 Rowl Robert Eklnnd, Henning Lofgren. Clarence XYesilunrl. Clark XVliead0n, Harold Stenberg, Chris Churlobn, Robert Swanberg, Robert Allen, Rielizxrrl Carlin, Lewis Sczlnilroli. VV:Ayne Keqating, Joe Schiro, Roy l,indbloin, Harold Morris, Lee Raymond, Kenneth Carlson. Raymond Swenson, Donald Chesak, llowfnrtl Peterson. Lillian Johnson, Harriett lilomstroin. Mary ,lo Reynolds, Yirginizi Slunson, Gunllilll Anderson, Mr, Johnson, Cora Forsen, Emma Dannenberg, Lorraine Diehl, Antuinetre Mandell. Ruth Smedberg, Lena Buttacavoli, Zaila Johnson, Helen Stenberg, Raymond Vitell, joe Poluyzinskis, Gertrude Forsmnn, Josephine liiittucavuli, Mary Deschxiine, Margaret Brinker. Dorothy Sadewater. QB-8 Rowl Charles Vola Harold Carlson. William Trcadman, Jacob Seibert. Eugene johnson, Dunald Johnson, Glen Taylor, Robert Sjostroni, Buriil Nelson, Donald NYelcli, Row 7 Richard Carlson, John Vula, Edgar Hornbeck. Eldridge Cornell. Robert llulnies, XYenll:ill Xliiclen Gilbert Johnson, Ralph Anderson, Glen Frisk, Frank Robinson. Row? Florence Alishouse, Evelyn Johnson, Astrid Carlson, Miss Peterson, Mary Belle NlcNYilliams Viola Aden, Charlotte Bowers, Eunice Smits, Lois Lundberg. Row 4 Dorothy Stevenson, Rena Duchardt, Lucille Romano, Pearl Gnllfey, Elizabeth XYl1ite. Lillian Johnson, Virginia Gustafson. julia Gaglizino, Elsie Keene, jean Bowden. Xbsent Mzinritz Johnson. Page 48 l l l 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-1 Rnw 1: Alan Anderson, Gerald Johnson, Donald Muston Row Kinstrmn Raymond Johnston Robert Johnson, Raymond Pearson, Stanley Ostrom, Sigurd Aarlx Row 2: Ralyn Bloom, James Pederson, Gerald Julin, Jack Peterson Donmlrl Pearson Jess Dirden VN iyne Hult, Robert Nyman, David Olson. Row 3: Miss Prieu, Verna Johnston, Doris Brinker, Theda Ihillips Elaine Paulson Iucille Excell Camilla Kazmierski, Katherine Lofclahl, Elsie Gustafson Nlwrgaret Beckstrand Row 4: Phyllis Johnson, Marguerite Schalck, DeMetra lNigus bhirlev Rlslmerg Miry lvio Wireinii Powell, Virginia Krogh, Dorothy Brown, Mary Lou X1n Xrsdale Betty Munircl .Xhse-nt: Signe Dahlherg, Vivian Oppegard. 9A-2 Row l: Burr Hughes, Eugene Bersell, Stanley XYestm:m Vlirsliill lfricliion Dnualzl Hinson Lowell VVallen, Claude Richardson. Row Z: Elmore VValliu, George McConnell, Carl Schelin Miss lee feorge Stiles Robert Iundgren Robert Swanson, Jack Plummer, Clarence Anderson Row 3: loan Lengquist. Grace Ekstrom, Bernice Bakken Alice hkwall Pwyla btenberg Jeanne Olson Betty Stokley, Mary Anne Vilolfensperger, Margaret Carlson Justina Petritis Row 4: Charlotte Gumbrell, Nell Cook, Lorraine Anderson Vlarjorie Hagaman Phyllis Johnson Mildred Johnson, Gwendolyn Strot, Lucetta Burr, Elizabeth Lightcap Constance Lindquist Absent: Robert Hof, Arthur Foeste. Page 49 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-3 Row 1: Carl Davis, Arthur Statkey. Jack Day, Kenneth Meyer, Louis Atkins, Richard Shipley, Tommy Johnson, Charles Finch, Richard Smith. Row 2: Stiire Lindell, Ove Green, Raymond Carlson, Herbert Stone, Miss Anderson, VVallaee Thomson, XV1lhnr Larson, Vililliain Brudon, Harold Carlson. Row 3: Mary Ann Holmstrom, Delores Nelson, Marion Yetterberg, Eileen Gordon, Richard Brown, Dick Blewtield, Shirley Anderson, Helen Heins, Lorraine Shallcross, Lenora Vilickstrand. Row 4: Angelina De Verdi, Roselyn Ahlgren, Margit Ekstrom, Lucille Davidson, Lorraine Carlson, Lor- raine Stark, Doris Nordvall, Pearl Runyard, Jean Stalin, Olinda Healey. 9A-4 Rowl: Roger Bladstrom, Ernest Alfredson, Edwin Anderson, Bryce.Dauenbaugh, Russell Kollberg, Ingvar Jacobsen, Fred Spiering, La Verne Peterson, Peter Suveizdis. Row 2: William Baraconi, Vililliam Ljungstedt, Earl Finnan, Betty Caldwell, Miss Patterson, Patricia Hook, Frank Lutzow, Henry Pierce, Carl Carlson. Row 3: Betty Hallberg, Maxine Elliott, Ruth Johnson, Pearl Hallberg, Lottie Grzelak, Wanda Shulak, Helen Anderson, Marjorie St. Clair, Jane Freding, Helen Ekberg. Row 4: Florence Hedberg, Janet Fredriksen, Maxine Rohi-nson, Florence Nordberg, Gunvar Hermanson, Anna Johnson, Edla Pearson, Dorothy Miller, Lillian Jensen, Marion Larson. Page 50 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-5 Row 1: Ben VVatkins, Signrd Anderson, Hubert Burgess, Donald Shold, Edward Cnntls, Joe Ciaccio, John Mazieka, Henry Vi'itk0wSki, Gerald Gulotta, Lalio Cellitti. Row 2: Ambrose Bardelli, Gordon Slcee, Carmela Fuca, Veronica Zeski, Mr. Flanders, Harriet Jordan, Shirley Scandruli, Primo Marzorati, Edna Hanson, Clarence Lord, Sam Vecchio, Row 3: Roniona Nlnrinelli, Rose Leombruni, Viola Lilmeratori, Virginia Bennett, Bena Custelli, Maxiiie Anderson, Darlene Chirvinski, Eva Owens, Rose Castree, Antoinette Choppi, lrnia Colombo. .Xlvsentz Frances Gaglinno, lkey Giovingo, Lyman Larson. 9A-6 Row Row Row Row Evert Gustafson, Robert Peterson, Jack Rottger, Nels Johnson, Burton Hendricks, Everette Johnson, Oliver Fredrickson, Burdette Dahlgren, Robert Anderson. Burdette Carlson, Robert Rothermal, VVarren Monson, Hilding Tholin, Richard Nyquist, Louis Zocchi, Howard Schafer, Robert Roush, James Lee. Miss Evans, Dorothy Norman, Doris Grahn, Marjorie Knott, Jane XVebber, Mary XVindemutl1, Evelyn Ramsey, Dorothy Dailey, Eloise Allen. Mary Provasi, Jacqueline Magnuson, Mildred Dahlstrom, Audrey Dahlstrand, Minnie Broman, Kathryn Krumvieda, Ruth Johnson, Eleanor Erickson, Ruth Nelson, Mildred Peterson. Page 51 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-7 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Absent: Allison Grunert, Chester Freedlund, Benjamin Hade, Stanley Stasica, Cassie Stockus, Raymond Holmes, Eldridge Davis, Claude Mitchell, Yousta Johnson, Stanley Cieliesz. Gene VVehster, Robert Giardini, Harold DeClute, Mae Johnson, Miss Rudolph, Nellie Clierwsky, Alice Gayet, Marion VVarner, Marie Johnson, Harold Olson, Clare Bergstrom, Glenn Cain. Ronellda Hill, Irene Groncki, Margaret Epperhart, Geneva Choppi, Ruth Wanke, Eleanor Granite, gIelenhGough, Genevieve Downey, Georgia Hess, Barbara Peterson, Jeanne Hallgren, Theda renc s. Genevieve Gucciardo. 9A-8 Row 1: Row Z1 Row 3: Row 4: Absent: Ellsworth Turnstrom, Romaine W'illiams, Gordon Nelson, Roger VVestberg, Leonard Smith, Charles Beysiegel, Edward Heitter, Robert Anderson. Robert Snygg, Donald Carlson, Douglas Burdick, John Ahlgren, Uno Ekedahl, Walter Anderson, Earl Johnson, Ted Ray. Robert White, Marian Rorabaugh, Lorraine Nelson, Margaret Peterson, Jeanne Wissen, Mr. Lofdahl, Jane Emerson, Barbara Anderson, Margaret Klein, Shirley Engberg, Harlan Anderson. Dorothy Hamilton, Helen Brudnowski, Lucille Marshall, Lucille MacFaIls, Dorothy Dahlgren, Doris Blomberg, Violet Rudwall, Frances Gates, Hazel Johnson, Rosemary Hanger, Evelyn Hoffman. Page 52 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL Row l: Row 2: Row 3: Absent: 9A-9 Irving Pearson, James Du Foe, Olle Larson, Harry Rhoades, Roy Johnson, Gerald Lawrence, Alex Pakalo, Clarence Johnson, Taylor Calvetti, Carl Grafstrorn, Donald Stanbury, August Sabbe. Howard Erickson, Marjorie Prentice, Phyllis Johnson, Sarah Pete, Lillian Forrest, Edna Olson, Marion Lien, Lillian Nowacki, Elaine Sandell, Rita Hallberg, Gloria Faggiotti, Billy Tuman. Frances Olszewski, Frances VVilgert, Charlene Jones, Edward Bergquist, George Olson, Clarence Middleton, John Mera, Dorothy Ethington, Dorothy Graham, Mary Spadacini. Anne Paluzzi. 9A-10 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Absent: Kenneth Olson, Burdette Lind, Arthur Madison, Howard Lafomh, Ralph Tuminaskas, Louis 502531 Robert Beale, Miss Vllhittle, LaVerne Olson, Thomas Jefferson, 'lage Borchman, Edwin e 0 a. Eyerette Hess, Joy Madison, Lucille Coleman, Lucy Kazmierski, Edith Bolander, Dorothy Hinueber, Elaine Holmheck, Ruth Coons, Lillian Jugas, Julia Povilaitis, Joe Matranga. Rhoda Sundberg. Dorothy Gallagher, Eleanor Carlson, Margaret Schmidt, Violet Bodell, Marion Ritchie, Helen Hallen, Jennie Martorana, Inez Coons, Ruth Dobson. Clifford Bergquist, Kenneth Nordstrom, Dorothy Vtlilliams, Howard Miller. Page 53 2 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-11 Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: ,Xlmsz-nt: Charles Robinson, Joe Adams, Joe Bovi, Benny Fiorenza, Perry Anderson, Conner Vaughan, Willard Anderson, Edward Myers, Harvey Matthews, Peter Grace-Ffa, NYayne Knott. Kenneth Bird, Robert XVaIlin, Doris Nichols, Helen Kowalewski, Myrtle Blewett, Irene Gus- tafson, Miss Gibson, Frances Gagliano, Robert Brown, john Bellune, Raymond Pozzi, Margaret Cooley, Martha Smeltzer, Maxine Morris. Marcella Dnlwel, Alice Cicero, Frances Gullo, Versa Smith, Maiiiic Odtlo, Laurel Thcnnpsun, Bernice Elvin. joseph Chojnicki, Iccl Combs, Osie Brown. Ruw 1: Row 2: Row 3: Marshall Swanson, Charles Poulton, George Catcott, Carl Lundquist, Edward Savage, Raymond lIad1e, Joe Abels, Leonard Treloggen. Robert XVelcl1, Miss Burr, Chester Goryl, Willard Lind- berg, Frank Terrazino. Howard Peterson, YVarner Johnson, Hazel Dearth, Evalyn Johnson, Alice Tierney, Robert Anderson, Anna Petritis, Gabrielle Claeyssens, Mary Ronan, joe Baker, Leslie Felton, Dorothy Suhr, Marie Dianionte, Julia Grady, Mary Hunt, Lucille Cave, Irene Larson, Judith Noreillie, Marjorie Swanson, Dorothy Gale, Marie Gustafson, Mary Anna Ricardo. Page 54 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-13 .,- J V , . , , Z Row 1: Donald Lindroth, Dan Barickman, Ray Pollard, John Hammerstein, Dewey Mock, Dean Ros- borough, Mrs. Angus, Benjamin Kurtz, Donald Renton, Lyle Toney, Lawrence Myers. Row 2: Raymond Mazur, Merle Clark, Marjorie Swindall, Roberta Christensen, Fern Johnson, Lynn Hough, Stanley XVosilus, Buford Banes, Harriet Hamburg, Betty Anderson, Robert Burd, Jack Lindquist. Row 3: Vivian Carr, Jeanne VVilcox, Betty Rhoads, Janet Tierney, Dorothy McCarthy, Helena Makulec, Margaret Smith, Marian Palmer, Jane Hanford, Virginia Brace, VVinifred Alexander. Absent: David Taylor, Bertha Allen, Alice Stites. 9A-14 Row 1: Robert Knutson, Colin Stickels, Ernest Pedersen, John Peterson, Percy Johnson, VVarren Paulson. Row 2: George Swenson, Gale Harris, Steve Morava, VVilliam Barker, Robert Black, Richard Cox, Robert Gohring, Norman Schlee, Glenn Johnson. Row 3: Miss Jean Campbell, Lucille Pedersen, Iris Olson, Harriett Glenuy, Lois Alex, Ruby Gustafson, Bernice Sandberg, Rose Guler, Shirley Kallstrom, Audrey Garard. Row 4: Victoria Mrowiec, Frances Nelson, Betty Herramann, Isabelle Loy, Lorraine Brzinski, Barbara VVxlcox, Jean Moncur, Mary Ann Flynn, Merle Layng, Mary Louise Endres. Absent: Paul Murphy, Dale Harris. Page 55 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-15 Row 1: Leonard Szeluga, Kenneth Franseen, Raymond Brauer, James Breckenridge, Roy Rydlvoin, Burton Dorn, VVillard Anderson, Joseph Augustine. Row Z: Gilbert Case, Kenneth Kleckner, Harold Molmerg. Donald Cox, Jennings Anderson, Leonard Jenkins, Morris Hamer, Eugene Nadler, Ervin Kindell. Row 3: Lucille Rader, ,lean Stroinduhl, Florence Swanson, Dorothy llrauer, Mr. Baron, Barbara Reid, Shirley Hunter, Linnea Pearson, Pauline VVilliams, Muriel Nordell. Row 4: Margaret Murphy, Betty Bengston, Lucille Johnson, Hilda Boetcher, Evelyn Nelson, Margaret Lazzerini, Carolyn Sandehn, Mavis Cedarlea, Theresa Bernard, Pauline Cliristxanson, Absent: Ralph Larson, Bill VVilliams. Some Ninth Graders Missed Their Home Room Pictures Row 1: Harold Levine, Alfred Sotfer, Lyman Larson. David Taylor, Dale Harris, Ralph Larson, Eugene Magnuson, Osie Brown, Row 3: Paul Murphy, John Ancona, Bill NVilliams, Clifford Bergquist, Adeline Nelson, Dorothy Sadewater, Howard Joslin, Burdette Carlson, lkey Giovinio, Howard Miller, Arthur Foeste. Mauritz Jo nson Row 3: Evelyn Huffrnan, Bertha 4Allen, Lorraine Bildahl, Anne Paluzzi, Virgiinia-Mackiewicz, Signe Dahlberg, Genevieve Gucciardo, Vivian Oppegard, Alice Stites, Frances iiagllano. Page 56 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-1-First Semester ROW 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Anthony lngrassia, Albert Swenson, Dnnalil Johnson, Floynl Holmes, Roger Streib, Donald Antler- son, David Redin, Geno Cuppini, Lawrence Nelson, Peter Iallo, Gilbert Tnnistzn, George Gottn, Deloris Irwin, Margaret Asker. Louise Johnson, Bruce Patch, Robert Lindquist, Raymond Johnson, Matthew Czmcelose. Lenore Johnson, Janet Fagerstrom, Margaret Lindberg, Phyllis Peterson, Eligahetvh Clin, Miss Hiland, Jeannette Brast, Dorothy Roslnitler, Violet Zolenzis, Lora Gardner, Virginia Jennings, Roberta Anderson, Fern Johnson, Harriette Peterson, Arline Jncnlvson. Helen Bloxnqnist, Marion Stroluerg, Phyllis Johnson, Sonia Hammer, Ruth Anderson. 9A-2-First Semester Ron' 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 4: Absent: tes? George Corbett. Richard Yan liuskirk, VN'illiam Shores, Carl Crip. Grant Gustafson, XVilliam Reid, Harry Magnuson, Vincent Deyo, Richard Kaherg, Joseph DuRapau. XYilliain Malxngren, Jane Linder. Lillian Milhnrn, Helen Nolling, lnes Arlolphson, Jenn Lind. Lorraine Olson, Marion Johnson, Romona VVhite, Stanton Jensen, Carol Schmidt, Violet Hanson, Mae Flootly, Helen Malm, Virginia Magnuson, Miss Shaw, Ruth Cedarleaf, Helen VVebb, Betty Nelson, Mary Harrison. Viola Anderson, Cecile Loyson, Gloria Tucker, Ruth Bickston, Gladys Anderson, Margaret Delebak, Carolyn Anderson, Marion Lilja, Della Grztfstrom. Helge Nelson. Page 57 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-3-First Semester Row I: Leroy Rydholm, George Hoey, Frank XYard, Robert Carlson, Oscar Johnson, Earl Vance, Dclmer Davis, Philip Laspese, Donald Hanson. Row 2: Lawrence Maye, Richard Dahlgren, Harvey Gillette, Robert Schacle, Earl Finnan, YVilliam Fowler, Gordon Hansen, Robert Daer, Roy Raymer. Row 3: XVinnifred Nelson, Eleanor Pierce, Anna Rnskavage, Marie Laspese, Miss Cockfield, Margaret Krebs, Maves Lindstrom, Helen Bargren, Lilly Johnson. Row 4: Phyllis VVetzel, Romona Raliferiy, Jeannette lithridge, Judith Nelson, Audrey Russell, Lucille Harker, Alice Swanson, Jean Franzen, Marjorie Johnson. Absent: Elizabeth Sonnesson, Leonard Smith, Anthony Zovitskowski. 9A-4-First Semester l V f Row l Row Row Row .Xhse : Etlward Swords, Robert Peterson, Robert Shannon, John Ahlquist, Vernon Hickman, Joseph Drnzynski, Edward Anderson, Marvin Knutson. 2: Antoinette Nastasi, Vito Lopin, Richard Nystrom, Miss Ballard, Robert McCalmon, Howard Estes, Reuben Carlson, Randall Millard, Rose Gazzineo. 3: Ruth Milton, Helen Johnson, Margaret Gulntta, Elizabeth Stewart, Jeanette Zielinski, Evelyn Olson, Margaret Person, Beatrice NVillianls, Doris Schmidt. 4: Mary Guzzo, Josephine Licali, Dorothy Birch, Bernice Nelson, Doris Pearson, Elaine Skoog, Dorothy Lee Anderson, Lois Gerke. Alice Haxel. nt: Melvin Clark, Paul Cerniglia, XVulter Jurasek, Kenneth Swenson. Page 58 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-5-First Semester Row 1: Norris Carlson, Eugene lloden, Gilbert Johnson C,lih'orr1 Dililstedt Raymond Kreiel Henry Johnson, Orville Blake, Andrew Clausen. Row Z: Helmer Selander, Gordon, Carlson, Harold Cramer Ieslie XX esterlmg 'Hass Dobwns Louis NK ard XVilbur Eckllmd, Ralph Olson, XVarren Dublin. Row 3: Betty Kerrisnn, Lillian Johnson. Carolyn Fosberg Mnrnn Xtiinml lelnette Xnrlerson Jane Ragnzxr, Dorothy Hedrick, Janet Bergman, Janet Holnnson Row 4: I.aVern Slcare, Bettie Lagerstrom. Absent: Mary Brown, Jeanette Ahlgren. Meryle Johnson, Eva Johnson, June Christenson. Ritli Iutxs I lxg Q urlsnn M irqutt Nxxensnn 9A-6-First Semester Row 1: Nlfilliam Orlandi, Demetrius Goomas, Donald Bakkelund Robert Peterson John Raudoms Ricnnrd McEntee, Tony Valenti, Billy Leber. Row 2: Earl Thomas, Kenneth Pearson, Glen Telander Robert Brown Robert Corey Steve Gebbn Edward Sangster, Emilio Rossi. Row 3: Charles Allen, Robert Sedar, Arthur Novak, Antonia Montalbaio Jane Xnderson Vliss Fitz gerald, Ray La Forge, Burdette Johnson, Robert Bennett Row 4: Frances Alfano, Leona Horton, Doris Ledin, Madeline Sutheiland Plnn Block Helen Sterud Florence Olson, Sarah I'arrovccl1io, Rena Regerettl Absent: Dorothy Lonsdale. Page 59 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9A-7-First Semester Row 1: Robert Lindman, Russell Landstroni, Lyman Larson, Louis Rumple, john Lundin, Harvey John- son, LeRoy Ellison, Robert Beauvais, Otto Raemisch. Row 2: Umberto Pinciotti, Einar Holmertz, Wayne Patch, Daniel Shuey, Dewey Mock, Robert Selgren Edgar Stzmbury, Alfons Vliojcik, Thomas Hade, l Row 3: Edith Anderson, Martha Strombeck, Lucille Alm, Fern Olson, Virginia Nordberg, Mr, Hintz, Evar Carlson, james Swick, Roger Broquist, Gustave Nordgren. Row 4: Gladys Holt, Alice Hennig, Phyllis Johnson, Helen Mehta, Katl1ryn Lofgren, Vivian Carlson Delilah Kardell, Ruth Johnson, Mary Kline. ' Absent: Alvina Larson, Phyllis Thelen. 9A-8-First Semester Row 1: Donald Gates, Reino Asp, Edward Cesar, Ernest Mogolis, Lawrence Marino, Ingvar Peterson, Robert Lee, Herbert Carlson, John Swenson, Richard Brown, Row 2: Arthur Carmichael, LaVerne Yetterberg, William Choppie, Lilly Sagona, Florence vonAch, Mrs. Bogen, Catherine Demakeas, VVilhur Dougherty, Alvin Anderson, VVilbu.r Roland. Row 3: Tony Gagliano, Betty Gundry, Norma Broman, Clara Fritz, Frieda Lewis, Vita Ciaccio, Violet Arndt, Mary Beckovich, Rose Cannova, Emil Daubert, Ahsent: joe Dumico, Vlfilhur Tropp, Betty Anderson, Louise Konetski, Elaine Thoren. Page 60 Miss Fitzgerald, Louis Ward, Stanton Jensen, Carole Schmidt, Harriettc Peterson. l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL THE HISTORY OF THE FIRST SEMESTER 9A CLASS 4 CLASS OFFICERS .5 Q In February, 1933, a group of very much frightened children entered Lincoln, After they had reported to the auditorium, they were told that they were to be divided into eight groups and to be scattered over the building. Their home room teachers were waiting for them, and led them over the building, showing them their various class rooms, the auditorium, the cafeteria, the gym, and their lockers. The next morning everyone had forgotten where he was to go, so a tearful time was had. In time this fear passed away and we became quite at home in the building. The hrst big event in which the class participated was the operetta, The Outlaw King. Many of the class were in the chorus, and they all had a big thrill being there. Soon after that we saw our First 9A class play, it seemed impossible to us then that the day would come when We would be in our 9.-X class play. On May twenty-ninth came one of our biggest thrills-our first Lincoln Annual. VVe hurried around getting signatures, so that the number of autographs in our books would be as great as the number in those of our older brothers and sisters. We were most important when February of 1934 rolled around. And why shouldn't we be? VVeren't we eighth graders now? This year the operetta was Tulip Time, many of our number took part, some of them in prominent parts. XVe discovered that a large number of our class were boating enthusiasts. On May 22, boat races were held on Rock River. Many of the members of our class stayed away from school to attend the races. That they had to make up many zero hours didn't dampen their enthusiasm for the sport. May of 1934 was important to us in another way. Rockford celebrated its centennial, a good many of us had parts in the pageant that celebrated the event. We even closed schools so that we could all see the parade. Shortly after the pageant, a new episode came to distract our attention. This was the new Annual, a better than ever one. At last we were ninth graders. VVe found more difficult electives, for now we had algebra and foreign language. Vlfhen, in 9A we began to make our electives for senior high school, we realized that our days at Lincoln were numbered. Early in November try-outs for the 9A class play were held. The casts were chosen and for several weeks they worked hard, early and late. The fifth and sixth of December, the play, Guess Again, was presented. It was very good, and we were proud of the excellent cast. At the election held in November Miss Fitzgerald was chosen class adviser, and she led the class through many happy days. At the election held in November, the following were elected to class offices: Stanton Jensen, presi- dent, Carole Schmidt, vice-president, Louis VVard, treasurer: Harriette Peterson, secretary. On January twenty-sixth we had our class party and assembly combined. This was the first time that a 9A class had had a banquet. It was a great success, and everyone had a grand time. On February twenty-seventh we were dismissed from school, and we all had pangs of remorse at leaving dear Lincoln junior High. It was only the thought that there were others to take our places that enabled us to leave without greater regrets. Four of our groups had the experience of having new home room teachers in the course of their time at Lincoln. The 9A-5's were transferred from Miss Cotta to Miss Dobyns, the 9A-6's from Miss Swanson to Miss Fitzgerald, the 9Af7's from Miss Garde to Mr. Hintzg and the 9A-8's from Miss Brouse to Mrs. Bogen. While we clonlt want to boast, we still point with pride to the achievements of the class. Members of the class have been prominent in band and orchestra. They have furnished mem- bers to the Lincoln Log and Annual staffs: they have led in the work of the Student Council, they have set good examples for the rest of the school in every way. Page 61 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL GUESS AGAIN l On December tifth and sixth Gucss Again, the first semester 9A play, was presented in the Lincoln auditorium. The play was written by Glenn Hughes and scored a big hit with the crowds who saw it. Everyone appreciated the many weeks of hard work of rehearsal. Janet Moore, a college girl and a great help to Edgewater Inn, was played by Lenore Johnson and Marion Strobergg Bill Douglas, a college boy who is trying desperately to get a job at the inn because of his love for Janet, was played by Robert Sedar and Phillip Las- peseg Henry Grimes, the owner and manager of Edgewater Inn and Very much cnwrapped in worries, was played by David Redin and Richard VanBuskirk, Carl Grip and Bruce Patch played the part of Waldo Fitts, the porter and general nuisance at the inn whose ambition was to actg Mrs, Skinner was played by Jeanette Zielinski and Helen Sterudg she proved to be rather old-fashioned, but she had a rather fresh young daughter, Dora Mae, played by Marion Lilja and Elaine Skoog, Olive Ordway, a health faddist, was played by Lora Gardner and Marion Johnson, Marcella Jenks, a journalist girl wonder, by Dorothy Anderson and Romona VVhiteg Lord Vtfiggleton, who came from England and caused a lot of commotion, was played by Randall Millard and Gilbert Tunison, Bertie Blodgett, his valet, by Ray LaForge, S. H. "Soak 'Em Hard" Pratt, the local banker, by Robert Daer, Renee Lamour, a "chiseler" from Hollywood, by June Christenson and Harriette Peterson, Lula Perkins, a big-league newspaper columnist, Lucille Alm and Lorraine Olson, Sol Messer, a movie mag- nate, Robert Schade and Edward Swords. The following committees had charge of the production: Cast manager: Dorothy Hedrick. Prompters: Deloris Irwin, Viola Anderson. Stage: Miss Cockfield, Mr. Hintz, Umberto Pinciotti, Alice Hennig, Fern Olson. Business: Mrs. Bogen, Joseph DuRapau, Lillian Milburn, Carole Schmidt, Myrle Johnson, Lilly Sagona, Louis Ward. Properties: Miss Ballard, Louise Johnson, Carolyn Fosberg, Janet Bergman, Helen Nolting, Robert Anderson, Jane Anderson, Sarah Parrovechio. Warclrobe: Helen VVebb, Helen Bargren, Doris Pearson, Bettie Lagerstrom, Jane Ragnar, Jeanette Anderson, Vivian Carlson, Gladys Holt. Too much praise cannot be given to Miss Cotta for the excellent production. Page 62 I 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL e 5 Page 63 THESE WERE CHOSEN Roy Ramer-Boy with most hair grease. Phyllis Johnson-Girl with most make-up. Helen Webb-Girl who has given most service to school, joseph DuRapeau and Helen Delebak-Greatest losers of books. Marie Laspese-Most polite girl. Arline Johnson-Best girl stu- dent. Raymond Johnson - Greatest heartbreaker. June Christensen-Greatest flirt. Peter Iallo-Most polite boy. David RediniBest boy student and boy who has given the most service to school. Mae FloodyfNeatest girl. Louis Ward-Neatest boy. Dorothy Lonsdale-Girl sent most frequently to office. Richard VanBuskirk-Best stu- dent among the boys. Carole Schmidt-Most popular girl and best looking. Stanton Jensen-Most popular boy and best looking. George Hoey-Noisiest gum chewer among boys. Madeline Sutherland 3 Noisiest gum chewer among girls. Vernon Hickman-Boy sent most frequently to office. Howard Estes: Class pest. Jeannett BrastiClass pest. Carl Grip-Teachers, pet among the boys. Sonia Hammer-Teachers' pet among the girls. 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL SECOND SEMESTER 9-A CLASS XVayne Hult, lris Olson. ln the fall of 1933 the present 'PA class entered Lincoln. The class was made up of eleven groups. NVe spent most of the first months here getting acquainted with the school. VVe encoun- tered the same dithculties all "freshies" have: searching in vain for the cafeteria on the first floor, or the gym on the third. VVe had been warned, so we did not try to take the elevators. Tn our eighth grade there was an epidemic of German ineasles. The majority of our class remained at home some time during the epidemic for a far from enjoyable five-day vacation. The class is made up of a large group of energetic loyal people, Each group has distin- guished itself in one way or another. . Then we became nine-B's, and at last we reached our Final goal-the important 9A's. In 9B the number of our groups was increased from eleven to tifteen. In 9B we had a very cold winter, and again many of our number were induced, after great persuasion, to remain at home. On March tenth the election of 9A officers was held. The results of the balloting showed VVayne Hult, president, Dick Blewfield, vice-presidentg Iris Olson, treasurer, Stanley Stasica, secretary. Miss Lee was previously elected the class adviser. Soon after the class election the first try-outs for the 9A play were held. The play chosen was Climbing Roses. A double cast gave two matinee performances on April thirtieth and May the First. Both were so well given that one could not choose between them. Next came the great, the gala event, the class party. This was held on the evening of May twenty-third. What a party! Next came the Annuals. The demand for ink is rapidly increasing as a result. The majority oi the members of the 9A-1 group came from the Vifight and John Nelson schools. Wayiie Hult, the class president, is from this group. In September. 1933. a group of very able 7B's under the leadership of Miss Muriel Lee, made their way through Lincoln. Ever since entering Lincoln, they have taken an interest in school activities. There are two members on the linrnln Log stafif and seven on the Amzzml staii. Seven of the group were in the class play. The greatest honor of all is that the home room teacher, Miss Lee, was chosen class adviser. Of the thirtyeseven members of the 9A-3 group, all but one have been in the group for the entire three years. The class has an enviable scholastic record, almost always leading the 9'A class in members on the Honor Roll. The 9A-4's have enjoyed their years at Lincoln and have been well represented in 9A activities. Ten members of the Annual club are from this group. The 9A-5's began their Lincoln career under the guidance of Miss Mandeville. The next year they were transferred to Mr. Flanders. The group has been active in all school affairs. The 9A-6 have talent and school spirit. The latter is evidenced by their being one hundred per cent subscribers to both the Linrnln Loy and the Amina! during their last semester in school. The 9A-7's are perhaps best known for their athletic powers. Last year the girls of the class won the kick-ball tournament. Stanley Stasica, a leader in athletics, is a member of the group as is Stanley Cieliesz, another of our leading athletes. The group has always supported all school enterprises and is noted for its pep and enthusiasm. The 9A-8 group is another one that is noted for its fine enthusiasm and loyalty. They have always been well represented in all school activities. The members of the 9A-9 have been added to and subtracted from until only twenty-two of the original members remain. Everyone hopes to go to high school and to carry on the line work he did at Lincoln. The 9'A-10's are an energetic group, This is not surprising with Miss VVhittle as their teacher. The 9A-11's and their teacher, Miss Gibson, entered Lincoln at the same time. They all feel very much at home now and hate to leave Lincoln as they once dreaded entering it. The 9A-l2's, 13's, l4's, and 15's entered Lincoln in the 9B grade. They came from schools in the territory surrounding Rockford. Although they have not been here long, they have been leaders in the class. The treasurer, Iris Olson, is a typical representative of these groups. Page 64 Dick Blewtielrl. Miss Lee. Stanley Stasica l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL CLIMBING ROSES ,jf abd? Zykyvug QQJPHQAK On April thirtieth and May first, the class play, Climlwiny 130505, was given in our school auditorium. The play, written by Eugene G, llafer, was voted a huge success by everyone who saw it. The casts had been rehearsing' for several weeks, and their hard work was evi- denced in the excellent play presented. Peggy Rose, a common little rosebud, was played by Lncetta Burr and Barbara Wilcox, Maggie Rose, her aunt, by Margaret Carlson and Bernice Bakken, llazel Sommers, with a fondness for orange blossoms, by Irma Colombo and Nell Cook, Priscilla Prentice, an unpicked dandelion, by Jane Emerson and Lucille Davidson: Joyce Belmont, a hothouse orchid, by Gwendolyn Strot and Ioan Lengquist, Winnie Clarke, a neighborhood pest, by Mary Lou VanArsdalc and Rosemary Hanger, Mrs. VVarren, a leader in society, by Lorraine Nelson and Dorothy Hinueber, Jack Archer, alias Watson, the cultivator of the roses, by XVayne Hult and Robert Roush, Ferdie Vllimbledon, not a candidate for orange blossoms, Charles Finch and Donald Muston, jim Rose, Maggie's husband-a common garden variety!Ge0rge Olson and VVilbur Larson, Dryden Proonis, not a shrinking violet, Jack Plummer and Louis Atkins, Percy Southworth, a very dominant young man, Roy Ginstrom, three Russian princes, David Olson, Tommy Johnson, and Kenneth Meyer. If it wcren't for the people back stage, no play could bc given successfully. The coin- inittees were as follows: Prompters: Virginia Krogh and Twyla- Stenberg, Finance, Miss Dorothy Anderson, DeMetra Nagus, and Mary Anne Vlfolfensperger, Stage, Mr. David Baron, Alan Anderson, Burdette Dahlgren, Vivian Oppegard, and Robert Anderson, Ward- robe, Miss Marion NVhittle. Betty Caldwell, Maxine Robinson, Dorothy Norman, Helen Hallen, lnez Coons, Ruth L. Johnson, Mary Ronan, Betty Maynard, Virginia Powell, and Betty Stokley, Properties, Miss Maud Patterson, Margaret Beckstrand. l":flllH Olson, hl3f101l Lien, Lorraine Anderson, and Phyllis johnson. Page GS r'1.1.,l' . K N9 . Vey it Cc' Lk'E"f1'f" Page 66 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL THESE WERE CHOSEN Helen Ekberg-Most polite girl. Edwin Anderson and Dorothy Ethington-Best looking. Wayne Hult-Most polite boy. Herbert Stone and Violet Rud- walliNeatest. Anne Paluzzi and Stanley Sta- sica-Given most service to the school. Helen Hallen-Peppiest girl. Jean VVisseniMost make-up. Roger VVestberg - Most hair grease. Bill BrudoniThe teachers' pet. Bill Tuman-Boy sent to office most frequently. Irma Colombo-Teachers' pet. Leonard Jenkins-Boy who has lost most books. Herbert BurgessiPeppiest. Myrtle Blewett-Girl sent to of- fice most frequently. Stanley Stasica-Most popular. Ileen Gordon, Gerald Lawrence -Biggest pests. Iris Olson-Most popular. Dick Blewf1eldAGreatest flirt among the boys. Constance Lindquist-Best girl student. Ove Green-Best boy student. Marian Rorabaugh-Girl who has lost most books. Betty Hallberg-Greatest flirt. Mary Ann Flynn, Gordon Nel- son-Noisiest gum ehewers. Ruth Johnson, jack Plummer- Silliest. HI NSI BXQ I E 0 ORQANIZAT' 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL ORGANIZATIONS Clubs and organizations form a most interesting and important part in the school life at Lincoln. Although only forty-five minutes every Friday afternoon is devoted to them, most of the pleasures and activities are sponsored by our clubs. Most of us look forward to club period on Friday. What is your hobby? ls it knitting, singing, collecting stamps, or writing? No matter what kind of hobby you possess, you will doubtless find a club in which to meet with others with similar interests. There are about fifty of these clubs in Lincoln, and all of them take part in the activities of the school. The clubs deal with the development of talents, with service to the school, with increasing of knowledge, and with special interests ot' various sorts. First there are the clubs devoted to the different publications of the school. There are three of these: The Lincoln Log Club, the Bit 0' Science Club, and the Amina! Club. The Student Council is an organization made up oi representatives from every home room in the school. It is under the guidance of Miss Bowman, the assistant principal. The group meets twice a month during the home room period. At these meetings the members discuss the various problems that come to their attention. Here problems of certain home room activities are brought, arrangements for Christmas baskets are made, plans for the direction of guests at visiting night are arranged. One of the most arduous and at the same time most useiul of the Council's duties is that of the Lost and Found Department. To a room devoted to the purpose all of the articles found throughout the school are sent. Each morning before school, members of the Council are found on duty, answering inquiries regard- ing lost articles. The Council has furnished members who act as monitors in the auditorium during the lunch periods. Frequently members serve as ushers at entertainments and at guest day at school. The officers this year were as follows: First Semester Second Smizestei' Betty Nelson ......... .........,...... P resident ..,.... ........ V iola Liberatori Leslie Hughes ........, ............,.. V ice-president .............,, ..,..,...,. G ladys Nelson Harry Gregersen ........ ........ S ecretary and Treasurer ......... ....... W illiam Lundahl The Girls' Operetta Club has forty-six members. Dorothy Brown is the president, Jane Freding, secretary, and Elsa Reali, treasurer. During the club period various members enter- tain the others. In the first semester the club works on the Christmas vesper service, and in the second, it works on the operetta. Miss Larson is the director. The Girls' Glee Club also takes part in the Christmas vesper service and the operetta. There are fifty-tive members in this club. Grace Ekstrom is president, Margaret Beckstrand is vice-president, Shirley Roos is secretary, Virginia Friend is treasurer, and Lucille Peterson and Carolyn Eklund are the librarians. During the club period the girls practice for the two public appearances. Miss Needham is the club adviser. Mrs. Angus has charge of the Boys' Glec Club, a large organization of forty-seven mem- bers. They join with the two girls' musical organizations in the vesper service and operetta. Ray Carlson is president, Howard Johnson, vice-president, Robert Swenson, secretary, and Dick Hoffman, treasurer. During the first semester Kenneth Bird gained special recogni- tion for his piano playing. VVe have many budding young actors in our school. There are three dramatic clubs, all devoted to the production of plays for their clubs and for assembly programs. The Ninth Grade Dramatic Club meets with Miss Cotta each week. There are fifty-two members in this club. During the year they have produced over twelve one-act plays. The officers are: DeMetra Nagus, president, Jean XVissen, vice-president, Barbara VVilcox, secretary, Irma Colombo, treasurer, Doris Nordvall, program chairman, and Lorraine Nelson, Lincoln Lag reporter. The Eighth Grade Dramatic Club has Miss Lee for its adviser. There are twenty-seven members in this club. Miss Peterson has charge of the Boys' Dramatic Club with twenty- eight members. George Kellner is president, Ralph Hanson, vice-president, and Norris Nor- beck, secretary and treasurer. They gave a very interesting assembly during the second semester. Page 68 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL ORGANIZATIONS Are you interested in tiny little figures that talk and act like human beings? If you are, you should join the Marionette Club, and see how these puppets are made and controlled. The club has thirty-six members who put on an assembly each year. The ofncers are: Marjory Anderson, president, Stanley Phillips, vice-presidentg Frank Middleton, secretaryg and Lloyd Nicholson, treasurer. Mr. Baron is the sponsor. Among the outstanding members are: Mar- gpryl Anderson, Ruth Grenberg, Lucille Miller, Frank Middleton, Stanley Phillips, and Duane au son. Do you like to swim? If you do, why not join one of the swimming clubs? In these clubs, the pupils improve their swimming strokes, learn dives, and develop their athletic prowess. The girls and boys take turns in the use of the pool. During the alternate club periods, they join the respective athletic clubs for sports. Miss Garde is the sponsor of the Girls' Swimming Club, while Mr. Nutting advises the Boys' Swimming. The athletic clubs are very popular, The girls play basketball, kickball, and baseball, The boys play baseball, football, and basketball. Miss Brouse is the adviser of the Girls' Athletic Club. and Mr. Gordon of the Boys'. Some of our clubs are for those interested in one of the fields of science. The Science Club with thirty-tive members is under the guidance of Miss Campbell. Laverne Sundeen is the president, Kenneth Meyer, the secretary, Donald Beisher, the treasurer, and Louis Atkins, the librarian. During the club periods the members conduct experiments and read scientific magazines. The members who deserve special mention are the program committee: William Hall, VVilbur Larson, and Kenneth Meyer. Let's take a trip to the moon. This is one of the interesting imaginary journeys taken by the members of the Astronomy Club with Mr. Johnson as guide. Although there are only Fifteen members in this club, they are all active and the club does many interesting things. Paul Gustafson, an outstanding member, is presidentg Louis Rossi is the vice-president, and Bengt Sandstrom is the secretary and treasurer. The future forest rangers are enrolled in the Forestry Club under Mr. Fo-ss' guidance. The chief forester is Sigurd Anderson, and the forest clerk is Edward Coutts. Altogether there are thirty members, who spend their time together in the study of trees. An interesting and helpful project was the arrangement of a forestry display in one of the hall display cases. Have you noticed the large number of girls in the halls and classes wearing jiffy sweaters? Did you know that the girls made these for themselves? VVouldn't you like one of them? Why not join one of the three knitting clubs and learn how to make them? One of these clubs under Miss Kintzel's direction is composed of eighth grade girls. The officers are: Lorina Carlson, president, Geraldine Johnson, viceepresidentg and Muriel Hawkinson, treasurer. A second club of thirty-eight members is guided by Miss Burchfield. The officers of this club are: Marilyn Thoren, president, Joyce Lindquist, vice-president, Geraldine Hanson, secretary, and Betty Nolting, treasurer. The third club has Miss Patterson as sponsor and teacher. This group is composed of thirty-two talented knitters, Look at these gay sweaters with more respect, now that you know that the girls themselves made them. The Quilting and Tatting Club members do what you'd expect them to do-quilt and tat, while they visit. The following girls compose the board of officers: Dorothy Ethington, presidentg Gloria Faggiotti, vice-presidentg and Lillian Forrest, secretary and treasurer. Mrs. VVcstring is the adviser of this club of thirty-two members. The purpose of the Needlecraft Club is to appreciate and develop skill in needle work. During their club meetings these thirty-four girls sew. Many beautiful works of needle art are produced. The guiding spirits of the club are: Frances Anderson, presidentg Margaret Elofson, vice-president, Virginia johnson, secretary, and Roberta Christensen, treasurer. Miss Laura Larson directs this club. Miss Ballardys Handicraft Club is busy sampling-not sampling food or medicine. They are making samplers, those pretty pieces of needle-work that imitate the work of the girls of long, long ago. Maxine Johnson is the president, and Evelyn Polkowski is the secretary. To give boys interested in making things out of metal a chance to do so is the purpose of the Art Metal Club, an organization of thirty members. An attractive display of their handi- work was shown during the year. Bob Nelson, David Olson, and Phillip Marcellus have done especially good work in this club, Mr. Skinner is the adviser. Page 69 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL ORGANIZATIONS The Cabinet Club has thirty members, boys who are interested in woodwork. During the club period the boys work on their projects. At the end of the school year a noteworthy collection of tables, shelves, and other useful and ornamental objects have been made. Mr. Hintz is the instructor of this group. Ove Green and Herbert Stone have been cited because of their unusual work in the club. To make shop projects that have not been made in class is the purpose of the Machine Shop Club. This club of thirty-four members is under the direction of Mr. Clow, Machine Shop teacher. During the club period they work on their interesting projects. Do you like to make airplanes? Many young boys are learning all about them in Aeroplane Club. This club, sponsored by Mr. Fowler, has thirty-eight members. Robert lngegnosi is presidentg Robert Lindblom, vice-president: and Maurice Hade, secretary. A surprising display of model airplanes was on display in May. During the club period the boys work on construction work. To study the various types of work hy participating in the activity itself is the usual procedure of the club meetings of the Drafting Club. This club, under Mr. Sehade's direction, has thirty-one members, all boys who are interested in this type of work. Jess Darden, Carl Schelin, Evert Shostrom, and Robert Sjostrom are among' the most talented members. Perhaps you have seen someone carrying a beautifully made placque. lf you have, you have probably seen someone belonging to the Placque Club. This club meets with Miss Whittle. It boasts thirty-three members, who elected the following ofhcers: Betty Jane Trank, president, Betty Hallberg, secretary. Marjorie Blomquist has been cited as deserving special mention for her work in club. My! My! Here we find a club with thirteen members, but they don't seem to have bad luck. The Craft Club's officers are: president, Doris Magnusong secretary, Jean Riggsg treasurer, Mary Lundquist, Miss Harriett johnson is the club sponsor. Many people, both young and old, enjoy collecting stamps. And a worth while hobby it is. The Stamp Club here at Lincoln has thirty-three members, under the guidance of Mr. Flanders. Sigurd Aarli is the president and a most enthusiastic member: Richard Vtfilson is the secretary: and Carl Trank, the treasurer. During the year they placed a most interesting stamp collection here at school. Personal grooming is very important. That we think it is important here at Lincoln is shown by the large number of girls who desire to join this club. Lucy Kasmierski is the pres- ident of the clubq Marilyn Saaf is the vice-president: Miss Evans is the adviser. During the club periods the girls give manicures and finger waves to one another. This is the one club meeting which ends with the members more beautiful than they were when the period began. Party Planning Club has twenty-four members, girls who are socially inclined and aspire to be good hostesses. In this club, under Miss Hall's direction, one can learn existing social customs and develop poise in performing social duties. The officers are: Rachel Johnson. president, Grace Springer, vice-president, Dorothy Bush, secretary: and Frances Eckman, treasurer. What is that clicking noise coming from Room Zl6? This would probably be the question asked by a stranger walking down second floor while clubs are in session on Friday. lt is the Typewriting Club having a meeting. VVhen they meet, they all are noisy at the same time, for they spend their time learning to type. This club is OUC11 to those who have not had typing in class, during the club periods they learn the keyboard and touch typing. Miss Anderson is in charge of this club. There are thirty-two girls who are being taught first aid and home nursing by Miss Dagnan, our school nurse. The officers of this club are: June Lewis, president: Clarie Carlson, secretary. Remember the good old days when jig-saw puzzles were the rage? They are still the rage at Lincoln, for in the Puzzle Club jig-saws are among the most popular type of puzzles used at club meetings. Richard Conklin is the president: Martha Smeltzer, secretaryg and Miss Gibson, adviser. join the Hobby Club and learn how to make good use of your leisure time. This club has thirty members, who spend their time discussing and developing their hobbies. Miss Broderick is the adviser. The officers are: Marion johnson, president, Eunice johnson, vice- presidentg Dagmar Bergquist, secretaryg and Sarah Pete, treasurer. Page 70 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL ORGANIZATIONS Some day you may hear of some famous author who came from Lincoln. If you do so, you will probably learn that he belonged to the Authors' Club. This club under Miss Hyzer's leadership has for its purpose the increasing of interest in creative writing. The club has a membership of only thirteen, but believing in the old adage that quality, not quantity, is of the greatest importance, they are very certain that theirs is a most important group. Many of the poems in the poetry section of this book are the products of this club. The Crayon Cloth Design Club has twenty-nine members. The purpose of the club is to make articles with a good design, such as wall hangings, waste baskets, and pictures. The officers are the following: president, Chestine Johnson, vice-president, Grace Stolberg, secre- tary, Mary Deschaineg and treasurer, Beverly johnson. If a teacher wants a poster made, all she needs to do is visit the Art Service Club, and some rising young artist will come to her rescue. This club has twenty-eight members, and during club period they letter posters and visit art galleries. Katherine Scandroli is president, Chester Drozynski is vice-president, Alice Carlson is secretary, and Marcella NVest is treasurer of the club. XYe have three Magazine Clubs in our school. The Ninth Grade Magazine Club has twenty-six members, all with the common purpose oi getting acquainted with good magazines. The officers are: Mildred Dahlstrom, presidentg Hazel Johnson, vice-president, Nels johnson, secretary. Mrs. Loveland is in charge of this club. The Eighth Grade Magazine Club is open only to boys.- There areltwentyjfive of them. Lloyd johnson is president of this clubg VVilliam Lmdeman,. vice-president, James Gibson, secretary, and Alvin Dalida, treasurer. Miss Smith is the adviser. The Seventh Grade Magazine Club is under Miss SWanson's direction.. There are twenty- five seventh graders who meet once a week to read from the good magazines with which the room is provided on club days. li your hobby is reading, you may want to join one oi the Story Hour Clubs. The Eighth Grade Story Hour Club has thirty-one members whose common purpose is to read and enjoy good stories. The officers are: lsla Gates. president, Bennie Bengtson, vice-president: Morris Bianchi, secretary and treasurer, Miss Olander, adviser. Another Story Hour Club, with Mrs, Tjadeu as adviser and Howard Jaderstrom as librarian, has twenty-five members. They hope, by their reading of various types of the best stories, to cultivate a taste for good literature. The organization of Boy Scouts is recognized by everyone as a very excellent thing. Therefore, we are happy to have a Scout Club in our school. The club has thirty-eight members, who spend their club periods studying the principles of scouting. One notable service the club does is the care of the school flag. Every morning and evening, one may see two members of the Scout Club raise or lower the Hag in front of the building. Mr. Middleton is the adviser of this club. XYC have a Girls' Toy Making Club in the school. It is under Miss Peters' direction. There are thirty members, who during the club period spend their time fashioning toys for gifts. There is one club that has a unique function in the school. It is a club ior those boys who were not able to get the club of their choice. Miss Ellis, the adviser, works with these boys to discover what it is that ninth grade boys are most interested in doing. Billy Gordon is the president ot this club, lYayne Larson, the vice-president, and Louis DeMolli, the secretarv. Each year the membership in our school is augmented by a group who come from grade schools of communities outside the city of Rockford. To enable these pupils to learn the ways of our school more expeditiously, the Country Club was established. Dorothy Sadewatei' is the president of the club, Lois Peterson is the secretary, Stanley Kruminas is the treasurer, and Miss Petritz is the adviser. By far the largest club in the school is the Library Club under the direction of Miss Seal and Miss Lilas Larson. This club has a membership of ninety-eight. They meet in the library each Friday during club period and spend the time in reading and study. This club appeals especially to those whose work does not permit their frequent presence in the library. One type of clubs perhaps not so popular as others are the Opportunity Clubs. Opportunity Clubs are organized for most of the departments of the school where people in need of help may secure it. These clubs are especially helpful to those people who because of illness have been absent from their classes and rind themselves behind their classmates in their work. The club time is spent in study. Page 71 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL THE ANNUAL Some of the tirst semester filllllltll stuff at work. The flflizmll, of which this is the ninth number, is issued eaeh year during the last week of school. In this way the work and the play of the entire year is summarized in a form convenient to keep. The days when the books are issued are busy ones, with everyone eagerly looking for certain pictures or collecting the autographs of his friends. The school likes and supports the year book. For example, there are over seventeen hundred copies ordered this year. This means that most of the families of the school have a copy. The compilation of the book is a good example of co-operation. It is prepared by the Al11111111l Club, a club composed of members of the ninth grade class, Each member contributes material uhile committees take their offered material, select from it the usable portions, and prepare them for the book. The officers for the club were as follows: l"ir'.rI SCVIICSILU1' Sveozzd Seiizcrfvr' Randall Millard ..,,.,.. ,,.........,, P resident ,....,... ...,,,,.... I eanne Olson Helen Nolting ........ .,..,,,, X iice-President ....... .,,...... X nne Paluzzi Carole Schmidt ,,....,,, ...... S ecretary ......... ,.,.,,, I Eurr Hughes Margaret Delebak ,,,..,. ....... T rezisurer .,...... .,., , ,Ralyn Bloom Some of the second semester stalt ehoose the cover tor the book. Page 72 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL ANNUAL STAFF-FIRST SEM ESTER Row 1: Row 2: Row 3: Row 45 Stanley Ostrmn, Billy Brndnn, Randall Millard, Harvey Gillette, Philip Laspese, Edward Swords Shirley Anderson, Lnrraine Olson, Miss Burr, Helen Nolting, Helen Webb, Helen Malin, Mar- garet Asker, Fern Olson, Tliella Phillips, Dorotby lleclrick. Phyllis Peterson, ,lane Linrler, Lenore johnson, Carole Schmillt, Ft-rn jnhnson, Helen lllolnquist, Violet Hanson, Marion -lulmsun, Phyllis johnson. Marian Stroberg. Rnnlnna NYhite, Carolyn Anderson, Lucetta llnrr, Dorothy Ifee Anderson, Lilly Johnson, Gloria Tucker, Elaine Skoog, Margaret Dclebalc, Marian Lilja, Vivian Onpegarcl. ANNUAL STAFF-SECOND SEM ESTER Row l: Row 2: Row 3: Absent: lsarlnre Colin, Alan Anderson. Charles lfincli, llenry Pierce, Arthur lfueste, Dick lilcwficld. Frank Lutzow, Burr Hughes, Stanley Ostrom, Roger Bladstrom. Kenneth Olson, Billy Brnilon. Shirley Anrlcrsnn. Iris Olson, Lois .Xlex.',leunne Olson. Miss Burr. Shirley Scandrnli, Marion Yetlerbm-rg, Betty Calclnell, Therla Plnllms. Ralyn Bloom, XVarner johnson. Florence Hedberg, Lillian Jensen, Pearl linnyzirfl, Gunvar llernianson, jane Emerson, Betty Stokley, Marion Lien, Lennra NYickslrzunl, Marjorie St. Clair, Xiolet Ruclwall, Lucetta Burr, .Vlnxinc Elliott, Marion Larson. Genevieve Gucciardo, Anne Paluzzi, Twyln Stenberg. Page 73 1936 - . , Q , I if 2 ' 5. 6 e 'gr . Q, H- . , ga ,, : -'Q " , if 'HH g . a K , 0 I . 1 v, at gy is s I .f . 4 . . F itz' its 55 f F 4 , 1 5 . ,A V il 19 V l.T ff . wi I ' 'g ,I Nga isis-i lil 4. 1 F W. A -. ,s Pi " , 'f L, gr , . f '52 5' s ' 60, , -' 9 ,Ak mx, ,W , -H . ki-Hi-A " ' W ' qi L 1 'Q' I 4 Y , ff? .1 'y- ,J if l ' . 1 f X . 9 S.. Q. .N 1 ... Vx- ...x 2' if' 4 , '71 .Q A, 4 . A " 45, me e 0 mf ' ,sez ' L X0 4 Q W 7 v I 9- . 4 ax li I 'ik' r Ag' sn , - . A ,gl M Km . -V.. ' X... L ,J . L X r A ' . 3.29 K . f fl wa X' ' 1 N, mf .Nix W ' 5 up? Q' W 4,?, , Q.. VV Ww -Ah L rg 1iiff' !i'ig F If Page 74 LINCOLN ANNUAL ANNUAL WORKERS Tube collectors. Phyllis Peterson. Randall Millard. Five varieties of smiles. First semester and second. Dorothy and Carol, Phillip. Four of a kind. Une rose and three thorns. A circle of workers. They look happy. Lenore Johnson. Three and Three More. l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL LINCOLN LOG CLUB Row Row Row Row Row Row Row Corinne Lagerstrom, Helen X'Volfensperger, Mary Anne NVolfensperger, Morris Solter. Britta Norin, Alan Vi'oltiey, Ruth johnson, Alfred Soffer. Pauline Hultinan, Arthur Anderson, Roald Larson, Carol Vosburgh. Harriet Kjerner, Marion Anderson, Robert Foster, Alan Klein, LaVerne Anderson, Evelyn 1-lallgren, George Anast, james Pedersen Thomas Trigg, Elaine Johnson, Harriett Pratt, Robert Charn. Jack Plummer, Roy Ginstrom, Margaret Danielson, Paul Larson. Standing: Iune Larson, Stanton Johnson, Lucy Abramson, Harold Larson, Mildred johnson, Marcia Nelson, Claire Yone, Miss Fitzgerald, THE LINCOLN LOC The first issue of our school paper was issued March 31, 1926. In the third issue following this, the present name appeared. There has been no change in name since that time. There have been four advisers. Miss Ballard was in charge of it at First, then, Miss Rudolphg next, Miss Hiland: and then, Miss Fitzgerald who is in charge of it at present. The purpose of the paper is to record all school news, feature events of the school, record the jokes that occur in the school, present literary productions of the pupils, and give accounts of other junior high schools. First SF71'lfFJfL'l' This year the staffs were as follows: Second Scwesfvr' David Redin ....,...., ..,.,.,,,,,. P resident ....,.,.,i,., ........, I ames Pedersen Carl Grip ................. ,,,,,,,,, A ssociate Editor ,,,..... .....,.,.,,,,,.......,.....i,,,..,.. R uth Johnson Janet Fagerstrom ...,., ,,,,,,. 1 feature Editor ,,,,,,,. ,t.... C arol Vosburgh-Alfred Soffer Arline Jacobson ....... ....... S ports Editor ,.,,,,.. .......,,..,...................,,.,...,.. A lan Klein Ruth Johnson ,,,,.... .,.,.,. E xchange Editor ..,,,, , ...... Mary Anne Vifolfelispcrger ,lack Plummer .....,,,i...,,,,,.....,,,,. .....,,....l...... B usiness Manager ,,,,,.,,....,.............,,,..,,............ Jack Plummer The Hit-O-Scicnfc is a small but interesting paper which contains items relating to science. The members of the staff study and write on various topics with the result that a most enjoyable and instructive paper is produced. There is no rcgular date of publication, so the paper is doubly welcome when it comes as a surprise. NVith Miss Prien as the capable adviser the following staff are in charge: Phyllis johnson and Helen Ekberg. Page 75 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL STUDENT COUNCI L-FI RST SEM ESTER Row Row Row Ro w 1: Z: 3: 4. Edwin Cederstrom, Harry Gregersen, Bernhard Harvey, John Lindvall, Robert XYilking, Donald Dunherg, Bertil Nelson, XYarner Johnson, Harry Nylander, Raymond Carlson. Joe Matranga, Gilbert Case, Robert Jessup, Clarence Gustafson, Miss Bowman, John Ahlgren, Leslie Hughes, XYilliam Hall, Gustave Nordgren. VK'illiam Brudon. janet Abrahamson, Dorothy Norman, Lorraine Peterson, Margaret Clark, Alherna La Tour, Shirley Madsen, Lorraine Diehl, Lora Gardner, Shirley Kallstrom, Audrey Russell, Bernice Nelson, Lorraine lsler. Beverly Fuhrniark, Ruth Zetterherg, Evelyn Ilallgren, llc-len Ekberg, Margaret Smith, Elsie Johnson, Viola Liberatori, Gladys Nelson, llildur Egner, Dorothy Moucoulis, Wanda Tucker, STUDENT COUNCIL-SECOND SEMESTER in ,st, .My , ,l.a, N Row Ko w Row Row .Xbse l. y. 3. 4: nt: Evans Anbro, Bernhard Harvey, Dick Lauts, Haswell Anthony, Robert VYilking, Vlfarner John- son, XYilliam Campbell, Joe Martinka, Donald Jacohson, Burdette Kullberg, Harry Gregersen, William Lundahl, Carl Sciortino, Joe Adams, Robert Jessup, Clarence Gustafson, John Mera, Miss Bowman, XYilliam Hall, Gilbert Case, XYilliam Brudon, Bertil Nelson, Donald Dunberg, Florence Paris. Burdette Johnson, Alan Anderson, Eleanor johnson, Lucy Kazmierski, Harriett Glenny, Alherna LaTour, Ingrid Anderson, Shirley Madsen, Agnes Holm, Mary Anne NVolt'ensperger, Emma Dan- nenberg, Dorothy Norman, Billy North, Edward Cederstronz, XYanda Tucker, I-lildur Egner, Marion Anderson, Dorothy Moueoulis, Helena Makulec, Gladys Nelson, Viola Liheratori, Carolyn Beysiegel, Helen Ekberg, Evelyn Hallgren, Betty Maynard, Beverly Fuhrmark, Janet Abrahamson. James Lind, Clare Bergstrom, Mary Calacci, Violet Rudwall. Page 76 l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL THE TRAFFIC CLUB Row 1: Joseph Martinka, Ralph Samuelson, Roger Harris, Emery Frang, VVilliam Podgorny, Carl Graf- strom, Anthony Bliznik, Raymond Pini, Raymond Stricl, Francis Bertalnsi. Row 2: Clarence Johnson, Robert Carlson, Robert Jessup, William Johnson, Mr. l.ofilzahl, Clarence Middleton, Frank Alonzo, Eugene Highstreet, James Peterson. Row 3: Robert Stanton, Andrew Scott, Jack Hall, Angelo Conti. Row 4: Russell Carlson, XVillia1n Coleman, Dick Lants, Eugene Bersell, Taylor Calvetii, john Mera, Robert Smeltzer, Raymond Haslie, Evo Toti. Donald Anderson, Eugene Nelson, Wallace Molina quist, Marshall Swanson. Row 5: Clarence Anderson, James Muzzarelli, Howard Hillman, Gino Donofrio, Roy Johnson, Donald Beck, John Lofrlahl, Benny Magnuson, Jimmy XYells, LeRoy Johnson, Raymond Swanson, Eugene Gotto, LaVerne Lord. Absent: Bruno Mattus. The Traffic Club, with Hfty-six members, helps to maintain order in the halls and on the playground. Every Friday the club holds court where all pupils accused of violating traffic regulations are brought to trial. Robert Smeltzer is the judge, John Mera is the clerkg Eugene Bersell, the attorney, and John Mera, Taylor Calvetti, Evo Toti, and Raymond Hadie are the police captains. Each member has a metal badge, which is the emblem of his authority. The pupils have learned to respect their authority, and try to avoid breaking the rules. John Mera has earned the honor of being named the outstanding member of this club because of his great service to the organization and to the whole school. A Page 77 Page 78 I936 LINCOLN ANNUAL BIT o' SCIENCE CLUB Burzell, M. Paulson, Dickos. Ahlstrand, E. Paulson, Glenny, Miss Prien, Hocking, Reynolds, Olson. Ekberg, Dailey, Chamberlain, Lundberg. G, Johnson, C. Johnson, P. johnson. GIRLS' OPERETTA Ostrom, Strand, Gustafson, Smedberg. Grissinger, Rhodes, Johnson. Sanden, Reali, Bearsley, Zippieri, Braid, Cross, Duchardt. Hock, Freding, XVilson, Daily, Miss Lar- son, Blomstrom, G. Anderson, Englin. Keene, Endres, Adami, Skantz, Saunders, Beck, Forsman, Forsen. Harvey, Sandreen, Robinson, Vlfilcox. fllnknlec, McCarthy, Brace. GIRLS' GLEE CLUB Nordell, Peterson, Anderson, Hoskins, Jans. liklund, Olson, Ekstrom, Miss Needham, Hannan, Sanclell. Soderquist, Swanson, Carlson, Cooper, llallluerg, Norman, Stevenson. GIRLS' GLEE CLUB Prentice, M. Johnson, E. Johnson, P. johnson, L. Johnson, Cedarleaf, Ran- some. Rosenquist, Nall. Olson, Friend, Pedersen, Miss Needham, Eliason, Frithiof, Kallstrom, B. An- derson, G. Anderson, Forrest, 1. Anderson, H. Olson, Carlson, Reum, Learmonth, llahlquist, Sadewater, Best. Yetterherg, Schad, Knzman, Ogden, Roos, Lofgren, VV:1nstrom. F. Johnson. BOYS' GLEE CLUB Day, Lindquist, Carlson, Hester, Gustaf- son, Alexis, Strotc, Morris, Christoph- crsen, Leek. Rubin, C. Johnson, Kullberg, Dunhcrg, Thunberg, Carlson, Vosburgh, Sieden- strang, Abramson. H. johnson, Reynolds, Bargren, Hurry, Stockhus, Mrs. Angus, Gillis, VVeherg, Downing, Northsea. Ancona, E. Johnson, Wolf, Hansen, Cederstroin, B. johnson, Hoffman, Dittman. 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL 9TH GRADE DRAMA CLUB Davidson, Warner, Storrs, Bennett, E. Nelson, Castelli. Malmgren, VVissen, L. Nelson, Jordan, D. Nelson, Brinker, Moneur, Leng- quist, Nagus, Nordvall. Dahlgren, Gustafson, B. 1. johnson, Krogh, Lofdahl, Powell, Wilcox, Ris- burg, R. johnson, A. Johnson. DeVerdi, Gumbrell, Lightcap, Hoffman. Castree, Erickson, Miss Cotta, Widen. B. Nelson, Bildahl, J. Anderson. Pearson, Purnell, Cook, Colombo, Han- ger, M. Johnson, Egner, Maynard. BTH GRADE DRAMA CLUB Swartz, Swanson, Nordvall, Helen Peter- SOIL D. Carlson, E. Carlson, Holmstrom, Tooley, Landstrom, Clark. Murphy, Pederson, Zetterberg, VVilking, Miss Lee, Iernberg, Kindstrom, Jones. VVerner. M. Carlson, Glomp, Harnish, Erickson, Harriet Peterson, Janson, Desm. BOYS' DRAMATICS Carlson, Hanson, VViden, Swangren. Marcellus, Sadewater, Vliillianis, Van de Walker, Bowman, Anderson, Skee, L. Johnson, N. Peterson, Norbeek, Lindvall, Miss Peterson, Kellner, Applequist, Nordlohue, Swen- son, M. johnson. D. Peterson, L. johnson, Strand, Rich- ardson, Anbro, Gustafson, Erickson, Rundquist, Rowley, Blomgren. MARIONETTE Paulson, Burger, Wheadon, Young. Blomgren, Yeager, Johnson, Middleton. Mr. Baron, Haswell, Lonn, Larson. Newton, Grenberg, Robertson, Anderson, Strobbe, Nelles, Etes, Miller, Nicholson, Roach, Hallgren, Ahlgren, Bell, Farry, De Molli. GIRLS' TOYMAKING Johnson, Ingalls, Miller. Hanson, Kleutseh, Brown, Lustig, M. Anderson, Engstrom, Dahlstrom, Miss Peters, Stark, Anderson, M. Carlson, Gehlhausen, Joley. Peterson, Garmager, Olson, Melin,Fuhr- mark, V. Anderson, Haeggquist, Gar- rett, E. Anderson, Haines, Kilden. Page 79 I 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL GIRLS' SWIMMING Peterson, Schwebke, VVatson, Haegstrom Aalny, Doner, Bergstrom, Rawes, Miss Garde, Salem, Anderson, LaTour. Kuss, Birch, Erickson, B. Maynard, S. Maynard, Estwing, Swanson, Ziminere man, Slanhury, VValton. BOYS' SWIMMING Tuminskas, Stites, Rosborough. LaComb, Borchmann, Ray, Ekcdahl, Bar' aconi, Ahels, VVelcl1, Hess. Dorn, johnson, Suveizdis, Terrazino, Rydbom, llfestherg, Lmdroth. GIRLS' ATHLETIC CLUB Dearth, Pedersen, Estes, Aden, Gordon, Stockus, Petritis, Bowers. Guler, Sand- berg, Gustafson. Povilaitis, Mrowiec, I.. Buttacavoli, Miss Brouse, Mandell, Two, Coons, Bodell, Meshkoff, Thompson. Allen, Peterson, Moucoulis, Carlson, Mar- torana, Smith, Greene, Tooman, J. But- tacavoli, Brinker, Tholin, Bowden. BOYS' ATHLETIC CLUB Cieliesz, Stasica, Bergquist, Benton, Bey- siegel, Burgess. Lindell, Hughes, McConnell, Vlfitkowski, Carlson, Skee, Giovingo, Watkins. Davis, Lindvall, Grunert, G. Harris, D. Harris. lllatranga, Marzorati. HOME NURSING AND FIRST AID Montgomery, Larson, Stinson, Garrison, XYhale, Gallagher, Liebling. Allen, Lewis, Corey, Carlson, Taylor, Miss Dagnan, Carter, Olson, Parker- son. Ingalls, Nelson, Beauvais, Cooley, Gun- ning, Johnson, Peterson. Page 80 SCIENCE CLUB A. Pedersen. H. Anderson, Finnan, Hall, Larson, Greenberg, Owens, E. Olson, Knott, Bloomquist. Miss Campbell. D. Johnson, Poluyanskis, Matthews, Strand, Felker, Swords, Pearson, S. Olson, Rothenberg, B. Campbell, R. Anderson. Moore, Woehler, D. Anderson, Meyers, Sundeen, T. Johnson, Istad, Clayburg, Carlson, Beishir, Gustafson, Ethington. ASTRONOMY CLUB Monson, Carlson, Mr. Johnson, Gustaf- son, Rossi, Sandstrorn. Katovich, Adolplison, Tietz, Harvey, Paulson, Flood, Austin. FORESTRY CLUB McCoy, Ljungstedt, Durham, Mr. Foss Broquist, Freden, Coutts, Ciaccio. Barnett, Morrison, Erickson, Nelson, Johnson, Lee, Kaatrud, Lord, Dauen- baugh, Anderson, Nash, Lundgren, Peterson, Person, Sjostrom, Carlson, Nystrom, Johnson, Foss, Fa- hich, Gregersen. PUZZLE CLUB Levine, Sisti, Hills, Lee, Defay, Ander- son, Ulin, Catcott, Hawn, johnson, Provasi, Dobel, Gagliano. Chirvinski, Zeski, Knott, Fuca, Miss Gib- son, Smeltzer, Blewett, Slensker, Gullo. Clausen, Meyer, Warren, Johnson, Clapp, Carlin, Anucauskas, Mattei. Leombruni, Grahn. Ramsey, Choppie, Mil- ler, Kalusky, Gagliano. GIRLS' HOBBIES Fuller, Minard, Appelquist, Pete, Ram- sey, Ryden. Carlsen, Carlson, Sandine, Sohlberg, Bro- man, Swanson Tamanauskas. , L. Johnson, Larson, M. Johnson, E. John- son, Olson, Siedschlag, Cooley, Lind- quist. Macchi E. ohnson Hilton Caroti, Lun- , J . , dell, Beetle, Bergquist. 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL Page 81 Page 82 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL NINTH GRADE KNITTING CLUB Dannenberg, Holmstrom, Dahlgren, An- derson, Lundberg. Johnson, Carlson, Kilden, Thorsen, Swan- borg, Lace, Peterson, Grzelak. Carlson, Carlson, Kazmierski, Excell, Miss Patterson, Spadacini, Gagliano, Anderson, Norman. Ekstrom, Stalin, Graham, Olson, Waisli- nor, Erickson, Brown. EIGHTH GRADE KNITTING CLUB W'hitney, Hasselroth, Hanson, Tooley. Mera, Hawkinson, Stolberg, Schultz, Leemkuil, Campbell, Castiglioni. Johnson, Witmer, DuRapau, Knudson, Miss Kintzel, A. Carlson, Gustafson, Miller, A. Carlson. Nelson, Hallgren, Eberle, Bergstrom, R. Carlson, L. Carlson, Nordenberg. Pekarsky, Low, Anderson, Hoof, Peter- son, DeSanto, VVahlquist, SEVENTH GRADE KNITTING CLUB Lindquist, Hanson, Nelson, E. Nelson, V. Anderson, Nolting, Ward, Carlson, Lutzhoff. Hammond, Emerson, Solberg, Gerbode, Lien, Johnson, Davis, Ceclerstrom, R. Carlson, Paulson. Arbogast, Tuman, Hayes, Person, Lind- man, Miss Burchneld, Bimm, Carlson, Roos, Gustafson. Gustavison, Ahlgren, Peterson, Thoren, Hopper, Glassmann, Grip, Ostrom. QUILTING AND TATTING Wanke. Noreillie, Cave, Ross, Gayet, For- rest. Blomberg, Olszewski, Matthews, Claeys- sens, Wilgiert, Haugen, Cicero, Smith. Peterson, Christopherson, LaFontaine, Granite, Oddo, Ethington, Faggiotti. NEEDLECRAFT CLUB johnson, Anderson, Ekstrom, L. Peter- son, Lewis, Christenson, Gagliano, Gus- tafson, Isler, B. A. Peterson. Sotos, Greenberg, Elofson, Christensen, Miss Larson, Davis, Kiikka, Long, Burtch, Castiglioni, Bressette. Larson, Beck, Challberg, Tucker, Haga- man, Bowers, Demakeas, Nelson. I936 LINCOLN ANNUAL HANDICRAFT CLUB Beckman, B. Anderson, M. Johnson, M. Peterson, Morris, Elvin, Bergmen, Wallin. M. Nelson, l-. Anderson, Lutz, Sundgren, Miss Braid, N. Carlson, Polkowski, Mckflannis. Commer, Frisk, Charn, V. Nelson, Ren- wick, Stewart, Nystrom, C. Johnson. ART METAL CLUB Gohring, Pollard, Burdick, Mazeika, Black, Fiorenza, Freedlund, Hade. Salberg, Stickels, Pedersen, Mr. Skinner, Stockwell, Ostberg, Stenberg. Anderson, Mazur, Swenson, Meyers, Franseen, Johnson, Ekluncl. CABINET CLUB Green, Ahlgren, Stone, Holmes, Mr. Hintz, B. Carlson, Gerdausky, Darden, Adams, H. Carlson, C. Carlson, Burd, Johnson, Hanson, Taylor. Bonzi. Kullberg, Jacobsen, M. johnson, VVliite, Sahbe, Kerr, Heitter. MACHINE CLUB Nyman, Bergquist, W. Johnson, Beale, H. johnson, Wallen, Wallin. Brown, R. Johnson, Carlson, Bebolla Mr. Clow, Rothermal, R. Brown, Bar: ker, Swanson, Keating. Giardini, VVilliams, Y. johnson, Graceffa Goryl, R. Johnson, Thomson, lVestl Hlilll. Darnley, Robinson. Smith, Sabbe, Tu- man, Statkey, Olson. AEROPLANE CLUB Jensen, Vella, Hall, Mr. Fowler, Ingeg- nosi, Triolo, Lindblom, Larson, Moore. Nolan, Olson, Moorman, Nelson, Olson, Pozzi, Nelson. Olson, Reback. Nylander, Kling, Richard- son, Rote, Hade. Page 83 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL Page 84 DRAFTING CLUB Thim, Dillon, R. Anderson, P. Ander- son, C. Schelin, Lawrence, D. Patton, Darden, Hult. B, Nelson, R. Allen, H. Peterson, R. Swanberg, Bardelli, B. Johnson, Mr. Schade, Douglass, Shostrom, R. Sjos- trom, Giacone. H. Lofgren, R. Peterson, S. Johnson, R. Anderson, Cellitti, Vecchio, Pear- son, Muston, Bergstrom, Carlson, Per- SCH. PLAQUE CLUB Ritchie, Sundstrand, Gustafson, Holm- beck, Blomquist, l. Anderson, Smith, Heins, Shallcross, Stark, Person. Hallberg, Ahlgren, Dahlberg, Pearson, Miss Whittle, Arbogast, Shulak, Eng- berg. Nordberg, johnson, Rorabaugh, Hjcr- strom, Bennett, Dobson, Trank. CRAFT CLUB Hamer, Johnson, johnson, Miss Johnson Brooks, Sidener. Grip, Liberatori, Heins, McLain, Mari- nelli, Lundquist, Riggs, Magnuson. CRAYON CLOTH CLUB Punvin, Stromdahl, Magnuson, Lloyd Carlson, Carlson. Anderson, Burman, Riggs, Sandstrom Littman, Jackson, C. Johnson, Stol- berg. Peacock, Holm, lngegnosi, Puffer, En- strom, Larson, Desehaine, Healey. ART SERVICE CLUB Palmer, Vincent, Joslin, Abramson, Has- kell. Drozynski, West, Plache, Pakalo, Carl- son, Clare, Scandroli, Hakes. Carlson, Campbell, Fagersten, Caldwell Micltskog, Schelin, Knudson, Beckman v l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL MAGAZINE CLUB Lind, Riggle, Peterson, Acaley, Tegner, VV1dell, Thoren, Bergluncl, VVickens. Lewis, Layng, Carlson, Peterson, Miss Swanson, Miller, Sherling, Adolphson, Vlfidell, Lindblade. Xlfestfall, Finch, Forsman, Birch, Fred- lng, Challberg, Bowman. MAGAZINE CLUB Gibson. B. Johnson, Lindeman, Hawver, Pettit, Gagliano, Dalida. G. johnson, Selander, G, Johnson, Miss Smith, Klentz, Ring, I., Johnson, Wan- strom, Miller. Swenson,qLindquist, James Palm, John Palm, Larlstrom, Borchmann, Carlson. MAGAZINE CLUB Flynn, Nelson, Boetcher, Pearson, John- son, MacFalls, Broman. Aronson, Dahlgren, Onnen, Fredrickson, Mrs Loveland, Hendricks, N. johnson, Gran, Dahlstrom. Hunt, -Gustafson, Ricardo, R. Nelson, Madison, Bengston, Christiansen. STORY HOUR Coats, Bianchi, Larson, Peterson, Van- Meervelcl, Hedlund. Stenberg, Goodin, Mackey, Rungren, Vance, Swanson, Copp, Malm, Mc- Kenzie. Larson, Hand, Eckluncl, Anderson, Bozym, Grimberg, Dobnick, Bengtson. STORY HOUR Peterson, Plomas, Zazada, Hornbcck, Mrowiec, Dickey, Nichols, Kindberg, Hagen, Hahn. Gernancl, Ostberg, VVilson, Gustafson, Mrs, Tjaden, Larson, L. Peterson, Yone, Westberg. Linderoth, Nygren, Pielak, Jaderstrom, VVolie, Salberg, Jensen. Page 85 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL PERSONAL GROOMING Blomberg, Swindall, Anderson, Mario Johnson, Peterson, L, Anderson. Mae Johnson, L. Johnson, Stromdahl, Her- man, Romano, Hanford, Josephson, Nelson, Larson, Hinnueber, Saaf. Grady, Stites, Gallagher, Schalck, Miss Evans. Garard, Andrus, B. J. Johnson, Kazmierski. Alexander, Allen, L. Johnson, Hoffman, Mcylor, Downey, Alexander, Druck- walter. PARTY PLANNING lcllllllifl, Reum, Fenton, Nelson, Pikios, Malysz. Bruno, Anderson, Kripendorf, johnson, Miss Hall, Mitchell, Allen, Carlson. Springer. Eekman, Stanton, Norris, Harn- ilton, Adolphson, Bergman. TYPING CLUB J. Anderson, Ekwall, Bakken, Brauer, 1. Larson, L. Diehl. Miss Anderson. Hamburg, Lundgren, Mackiewicz, Gus- tafson, Swanson, Borgeson, Brzinski. R. VVallin, Peterson, Erickson, E. An- derson, J. Anderson, Roush, Lind, Chojnicki. Murphy, Hagaman, Johnson, M. An- derson, Diamonte, Schmidt, Sundberg. AUTHORS' CLUB Madsen, Miss Hyzer, Holmes, Kyriaka- kos. Moore, Crawford, Reynolds, Landgren. 1. Swanson, Swanson. BOY SCOUTS Kleindl, Montgomery, Purkapile, Pieci- rilli, Mr. Middleton, C. VVilson, Sauer, Triolo. W'ilson, VX'ood, Friday, Ellis, Gallagher, Rudolph, Farr. Page 86 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL STAMP CLUB Clauson, Pearson, Magnuson, XVa1l VVibom, Bland, Shold. Jacobsen, Hillburst, Olson, Strobbe Luce, Mr. Flanders, Stevens, Aarli Larson. Anderson, Venstrom, S. Aarli, Miner, Hallen, R. Anderson, Trank, J. Olson. SPORTS HOUR J' Cornell, Holmes. 5' P. Johnson, Lundquist, G. Johnson, Miss ,g Ellis, J. Johnson, R. Anderson, Lind- if blom. C. Anderson, Larson. Gordon, Guin, Han- U V sen, L. Peterson, DeMolli. COUNTRY Westlund, Chudoba, Vitell, Miss Petritz Raymond, Vola. Vola, Lindberg, Swenson, Townsend Peterson, McWilliams, Johnson, Manni VVelch. Stenberg, Bargren, Smits, White, Russell Guffey, Hendel, Lundine. LIBRARY CLUB Sweeney, Sharp, Tengren, Stinson. Kosinski, Soderberg, R. Larson, Rever, Zenisek, Levinsky, Kerr, Morris, Hoff- man, R. Peterson. P. Johnson, Swanson, O'Guin, Nordberg, Pierce, Steinhour, Lassandro, Powelson, E. Larson, Salley. M. Larson, Lindbloom, D. Peterson, G. Johnson, M. Johnson, Swanson, E Johnson, Sutton, Moucoulis. Vernard, Pinciotti, Olson, R. Peterson Lowrey, Paulikitis, G. Johnson. LIBRARY CLUB Coole, Wilson, J. Carlson, Hanson Black, Wiley, P. Anderson. A. Anderson, Erickson, Downing, Blough Christopherson, Sjostrom, Henderson Hester, Wilking, Dickey. Swanson, H. Anderson, Skinner, Collins Allsen, Gustafson, Forrest, C. Carlson R. Carlson. H. Depetrantonio, H. M. Depetrantonio Bliznik, Demakeas, D. Anderson, Ca- lacei, Alneer, Edlund, Hallberg. Dauenhaugh, Drozynski, Gucciardo, Dahl- sterlt, Schellsehmidt, Bengtson, Eck- man. Page 87 i936 LINCOLN ANNUAL pf. l i""1. 335553 2 2 :sp x .gksp g yg if K I L e lf , it -,. i L ,i i .i ' li C Ji- X 2 1 Q T . 2 . is gr A 'fir E, A S d' M . ali 'K ' '. ,,s,Lsf,.Q. as 2 ' W V' ..,, s. W... .. . , W W I , it ,I Q A r ll . 159: .1 .V . . P ,Q E511 'fi up I I 4 ' 1 Q fig "P" 3' aa. - f . ri" ii L . ., M. 1,W,,..,. A is ,gl i -l...........1.....-.......... "f'7i d 1 J-P, V21 5 fri- - , ' L' el : T- . 1 .... 1 ' 9 . r 7 ' 3- '-"Qi, t 1.1 2 . . gi la. .-.W . y il . . .. . 1 ' x' 5 " any . U Fee 1 fiag. ' 3 R" 1 C 'Q ' Page 88 SOME LEADERS IN CLASS AND CLUB Aeroplane Club leaders. Herbert Stone and Ove Green excel in Cabinet Club, Robert Katovich and Bernard Farr care for the flag. Leaders in Science Club. Marion Arbogast and Marilyn Saaf are good Party Plan- ners. Marionette Club leaders. Kenneth Bird is honored for his excellent piano playing. Gerald Gulotta is cited for his work in art. These boys are good in Drafting Club work. Sigurd Aarli is a leader in Stamp Club. Eunice johnson, a leading mem- ber of the Hobbies Club. Raymond Carlson is a help in the music department. These boys have been successful in Art Metal Club. John Mera is an outstanding member of the Traitic Club. Oscar Swenson and Marion VVinter were listed for their excellent help in Magazine Club. Marjorie Blomquist has done good work in Plaque Club. Shirley Scandroli winner of the Order of Artistic Typists. Wayne Knott has been cited because of his excellent work in General Science. Lorraine Sanden writes clever themes in English. These boys are outstanding in their work in Industrial Arts. Irma Colombo and Billy Bru- don are cited in Social Science. These are among the best in the Typing Classes. ATHLETICS Q E lim :W M 4 f X T, X '. , u.EQ, B ,Rbg , Wlllllllillli " II :HI ! I1I:WEi..f'. . ll v +L 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL BASKET BALL Row 1: Clyde Carlson, Bruno Stasica, Angelo Sharp, XVilliam Shores, James Flood. Row Z: Burr Hughes, William Boh Davis, Alvin Anderson Row 3: Frank Robinson, Sture Earl Stanton Jenson, John RoW,4: Richard M Entee, ar Henry Edl n uiaert Burgess J 5 ' X 1 Y . h B ' Bali-75 on 1 . A f 1 t fl basket-ball son started i ' vembcr vi eighty men esponding to the rst call for pr ice. Mr. Gor J had about t 1 men from a season around which to buil e new team. t all of these rc of the H ring. Untilr . Gordon co d find out each c idate's ability, he did not b '1 to cut the number. Af rx out six we of practice the gquad was cut to twenty. 1 -XL ' ' , if I ' ,V J rst game t with tire, ni, was played ecember 3. Tlyalumiii won, 32-23. ' 5 r x 'J The Hr ame of the,s ies with Rot velt wa layed Deglehiber 13. This game, yed at Lincoh as won by R s elt with core of 2 - . The Second game was fat sevelt, and w on by Lincoln, Z -16. T rd game at Li 1 played Janu y 2 'wi Lincoln vviifi' 28-16. T n came h f u and last garn' e series on Fe r . Lincoln w t e game V- , and wt s game won the e ies. This ended the 1 -schoolastlc basket-ball se . f ' ' Lett X were awarde e followin 3 'Sta ey Stasica, captaing Stan y Cielieczg Hubert . . g . . Bprgessg Richard Mchnt g Robert 1 dward Couttsg Henry I' und, Cliiiford Berg- qui , Burr Hughesf nager. ', . X' a Then foll a series of intra-mural games. The c s ies was won by the ninth grade team ' e school series by the Illinois team. Page 90 l936 LINCOLN s i y X., .. l l ANNUAL OUR TEAM Stanley Stasica is the captain of our invincible basketball team. lle is also secretary of the 9A class. He was voted the most popular boy in the class and the one who has done the most for the school. Stas is a real athlete, as he goes in for basketball and football in the fall and winter, and golf, baseball, track, and swimming in the summer. His ambition is to become a coach, and with his interests of today, he will probably be a successful one. Clifford Bergquist, better known as "Hippy," is six feet tall and weighs one hundred and seventy pounds. He is interested in ice-skating and swimming as well as in basket- ball. He does not plan to devote his career to athletics, however. Clifford played for- ward on the school team. Richard Mclifntce was a member of our basket-ball team before his graduation from Lincoln in February. Dick is five feet six inches tall and weighs a hundred and thirty pounds. Dick is interested in football as well as basket-ball. He played forward on the school team and was a consistent point winner. Robert, 'fBob," Brown played center on the basket-ball team. Bob left Lincoln in january and his position was filled by Edward Coutts. He was also a member of the track team of 1935. His graduation has prevented him from starring on the track team this year. Bob was also known throughout the school as an excellent boxer. Henry Hedlund, better known as "Hank," was guard on the basketball team this year and was a very good one. Hank was also on the swimming team. He was the best backstroke swimmer that Lincoln had. He was one of the two men on the swim- ming team to win a letterg this gave him two major letters this year. Page 91 I 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL SWIMMING RQSLW 1: Henry Edlund, Robert Lindquist, George Stites, Robert Holmes, Vito Lopin. V. Row 2: Orville Blake, Charles Allen, Arthur Foeste, ,lack Rottger. 4 n- ' ,A The Swimming Season On January 23, 1936, Lincoln met Roosevelt in the ninth animal swmiming meet. It was held at the Roosevelt pool. For the first time in six years Lincoln was defeated, the meet ended 3324 in favor of Roosevelt. Roosevelt won every evcnt except the diving which was won by Lopin of Lincoln. Wade of Roosevelt broke two records, one in the 40 yd. crawl, and the other in the 40 yd. back stroke. Peterson of Roosevelt broke a record in the 40 yd. breast stroke. The events and results were as follows: 40 yard crawl-lst, XVacle CRD 3 2nd, Stites CLD. Time-21.0. CNew recordD. 40 yard back stroke-lst, NVade CRD, Znd, Edlund CLD, 3rd, Stone CRD. Time-27.2. CNew recordD. 40 yard breast stroke-lst, Peterson CRD, Znd Lopin CLDg 3rd, Blake CLD. Time-28.6. CNew recordD. 160 yard crawl relay-Won by Roosevelt CXVade, Jacobs, Cleary, DittmanD. Time-1 129. 120 yard medley relay-Won by Roosevelt--CWade, Dittman, StoneD. TimeW1.16. Diving-lst, Lopin CLD, Znd, Burt CRD, 3rd, Blake CLD. Next year Coach Nutting will have the problem of organizing a new swimming team, as the only member of the present team that will be in school will be Robert Holmes. Much is expected of Robert in aiding and building up of a winning team. Page 92 l 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL TRACK Row 1: Harold Carlson, James Lee, Dick Blewfield, Eldridge Davis, XVendell Vtliden, Louis Rossi. Row 2: gouisa Johnson, XVarren Monson, Alvin Dnlida, Lazell Patton, XYilliani Podgorny, Robert on in. Row 3: Clyde Carlson, Bruno Stasica, James Flood, John Bellone, Evert Gustafson, Tore Johnson, George Vosburgh. Row 4: GeorgeAMcConnell, Morris Bianchi, Hubert Burgess, Stanley Stzisiczi, Edward Coutts, Flifforrl Bergquist, Stanley Cieliesz, Dun Barickman. Track and Field Prospects After four years of defeat handed to us by Roosevelt, Lincoln has a good chalice to beat its rivals. The defeats in the past have not always been because of lack of material in Lincoln, our men have been forced to compete with such outstanding men as Packard, now one of the best sprinters Rockford High School has ever had. For the lirst time in the history of track competition between the two junior high schools, the track stars will have an opportunity to show their ability at the high school stadium where a track has recently been completed for track and Held events. Lincoln seems to stand all excellent chance of winning the meet this year because of the veterans on the squad. ln the half mile jess Darden and Stanley Cieliesz, who are quite well matched, are ex- pected to give Roosevelt a good trimming at the half mile. Morris Bianchi and George Mc- Connell are very promising prospects in the dashes. The shot put will be represented by Clifford Bergquist and Edward Couttsg Coutts put the shot forty-six feet in the first week of practice. ln the broad jump Hubert Burgess and Edward Coutts will pit their ability against the broad jumpers of the rival school. The meet, May 20th, is waited for with much interest and hope by our school. l1Ve feel that we have one of the best teams we have had in a number of years and have, therefore, a good chalice of victory. Lrzfez'-Lincoln won the meet by a score of 47-21. Page 93 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL ROCKFORD IUNIOR HIGH'S TRACK AND SWIMMING RECORDS Since our school was organized, the members of the various track and syvimming teams have met in competition with the teams ol Roosevelt. VVe present a record ot the results ot these competitions over tlns period ot' time. 100 yd, dash ,,.,,..... 220 yd. dash ........., 880 yd ......... Shot Put ,,...... Broad lump ..,...,,. High Jump ,,,,,,, Relay ....,,,,,, W'inner ,,,,,..... 100 yd. dash ,,,,i...,. 220 yd. dasl 1...... 440 yd. dasl 1...... 880 yd ......... Shot Put ........ Broad jump ......... lligh .lump ....... Relay .......... lyliinner. ...,,.. . 40 yd. crawl .......... 40 yd. back stroke.. 40 yd. hreastsroke.. 120 yd. medley ..... 160 yd. sprint relay Diving ........ lYinner ...... 417 yd. crawl ............. 40 yd. hack stroke.. 40 yd, lnreastsroke ..... 120 yd. medley ...... .. 160 yd. sprint relay... Diving ..................... lYmner ...,..... 1926 A rnold R 10.8 Arnold R 25.6 Campesi R 2 121.4 Troy R 4085" Brown R 18'4" lVahlhlom L 5'0" R 53'8 R-54 1.-14 1931 I.. lilask I. 11.2 lgnatchuk L 25.4 L. Blask L 2116.2 Griffith R 4321 Ignatehuk L 18 95" Clarkson L lgnatchnk L 511, R 50 15 L-43 R-25 1928 Allen R 25.0 Erickson L 32.4 Rosenquist L 33.0 Roosevelt 1 329.4 Roosevelt 1 :41.4 Stevenson L R-27 L-19 1932 Smith L 23.3 Gustafson L 31.2 Smith L 30.5 Roosevelt 1 127.7 Lincoln 1.39 L. Eekstrom L L-29 R-17 TRACK 1927 1928 lllartingcl io Berglund L L 11.2 11.2 Allen R Berglund L 26.4 25.8 Gilmore R Salaway R 2 :31 2 114.6 Troy R Stiles L 42'1" 4O'25 " Klartingelio Salaway R L 1855" 1885" Kluth L llerglund L Sfflll 5'ZII R L 52 :O 5014 R-43 L-51 L-25 R-17 1932 1933 Packard R Phillips R 10.2 10.5 Packard R Phillips R 22.7 23,5 L. Stasica L Kline R 56.6 57.9 1-llackhurn R 1-loar L 2119.9 2114.7 Christensen L Sabolosky R 43'2" 47'115" l"aekard R Crosby R 21'3" 20'2" Carter R Roar L 5'3" 5'25" R R 48:0 47 19 R-385 R-465 L-295 L-215 SWIMMING 1929 1930 Darnell R Vlfalters L 23.8 21.4 Shoemaker R XValters L 31.8 27.4 Knight R Shoemaker R 31.6 32.4 Roosevelt Lincoln 1 :28 1 :23.1 Roosevelt Lincoln 1 :3-1.6 1 :28 Knight R Perry R R-38 L-35 L-8 R-11 1933 1934 Gustafson L Pieri L 24.2 23.5 Gustafson L Allen R 30.2 30.6 Clrimherg L Wihite L 33.4 32.4 Lincoln Lincoln 1 222.3 1 121.8 Lincoln 'Lincoln 1 133.1 1 :325 R. lickstroni L Harvey R L-35 L-25 R-11 R-21 Page 94 1929 Berglund L 10.8 Bergl und L 24.2 McNamara R 2121.8 Berglund L 47'1" Berglund L 18'9" Berglund L 4'11" L 50 14 L-365 R-325 1934 Hulstedt L 10.9 Hulstedt L 24.8 Mroz R 56.0 Vosburgh L 2 115 Mroz R 4375" Holby R 1895" Catlin R 5'3" R 49 12 R-45 L-23 1931 Carlgren L 21.3 Carlgren L 27.3 Shoemaker R 32.4 Lincoln 1 :23.4 Roosevelt 1 136 Hallden L L-29 R-22 1935 Lopin L 22.8 Miller R 29.4 Schrom L 30.4 Lincoln 1 :20 Lincoln 1 134 R. Eekstrom L L-41 R-16 1930 li. Stasica L 11.0 li. Stasica L 25.0 Bennett R 2 :14 Behr L 4765" li, Stasica 18'1" ivhafe L 5'4f' L 50 :0 L-49 R-19 1935 Asp L 11.1 Asp L 25.0 Eissenger 54.7 Myers R 2 116.5 Champion R SUMKH Holmes R 1985" Akins R 5'2" L 48 :5 R-39 L-29 1936 VVade R 21.0 VVade R 27.2 Pedersen R 28.6 Roosevelt 1 116 Roosevelt 1 C29 Lopin L R-33 Lf24 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL INTRA-MURAL SPORTS This year the 1411111101 is recording the activities of not only the school teams that engage in competition outside of the school, but of the competition in which nearly every boy and girl in school participates. These are the intra-mural teams. U In the fall Mr. Nutting started an intra-mural football league divided among the classes in three groups: the seventh, eighth, and ninth grades. As soon as a class lost two games, it was dropped from the league. After the Thanksgiving vacation the intra-mural basketball leagues started. Three leagues were formed: the heavy-weight league, consisting of twelve teams, and two light-weight leagues, consisting of twelve teams each. Because of Hagging interest toward the end of the season, the games were cut by two. Illinois and VVisconsin, that were tied at the end of the season in the heavy-weight division, played for the championship, and Illinois won. Duke and Cornell in the lighteweight division, that won in each of their leagues, played for the light- weight championshipg Duke won the game. During the past few years at the end of the seasons class teams were chosen representing the three classes, seventh, eighth, and ninth. This year the ninth grade undoubtedly had the best team, so Mr. Nutting chose eight boys from the Lincoln basket-ball squad to captain teams and get any players they could providing they did not secure more than seven besides them- selves. After hotly contested battles, the team captained by George Stites won from the team selected by Edward Coutts. The final game was an exciting one which ended with a score of IO to 9. Ralph Tuminskas assumed the her0's role when he made a basket from the floor with ten seconds left to play. In the light-weight league they chose class teams and played their rounds with the 8A's defeating the 8B's by a score of 9 to 6. As the 1411111101 goes to press, the baseball league is under way divided into six leagues, one for each class. These games attract much attention, and are well attended by both pupils and teachers. Often the windows of rooms are lined with faces of pupils inside class rooms longing to get out to the games. I ill Off For a Good Swim Page 95 I 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL GIRLS' ATHLETICS Although girls do not compete in athletics outside ot' school, it does not mean there is a lack of interest in sports and games. There are a number of tournaments among the girls within the school. First, there is kick-ball, a favorite game among the girls. Every year a tournament is held. This year the winners were the 9A-l's. After the kick-ball tournament is over, volley ball comes into its popularity. Teams were selected from those making the most points in class, and a tournament was held. The winning team was as follows: Britta Norin, Capt., Barbara Caldwell, Margaret Picavet, Jane Ann Campbell, Shirley Maynard. The next tournament was one held among the seven B classes-bat-ball. There was much rivalry and much excitement during the tournament. Basket-ball is a favorite sport among the ninth graders. We were able to play only nine court basket-ball in class, but those who were interested were allowed to play after school on every Thursday afternoon, at which time the girls played regular basket-ball. In our school everyone takes swimming in 8Ag thus everyone leaving Lincoln should know how to swim. Girls especially take a great interest in this sport, and many go in after school to swim for their own pleasure. Many excellent divers gain their practice in our delightful pool. The swimming teachers are available at all times for help in learning new strokes and new dives. With spring comes baseball, a game in which the girls take as much interest as the boys. A tournament is held each year, and much rivalry is shown for the glory of winnnig the coveted name of victor. I I I A Girls' Swimming Class Page 96 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL SOME ATH LETES AND SOME OTHERS The VViuning Volley Ball Team, john Raudonis, a Basket-ball Champ. Ninth Grade Basket-ball Champs. These Boys Keep in the Swim -in Swimming Club. Eighth Grade Basket-ball Champions. liarl ' Thomas. Seventh Grade Basket-ball Champions. Cheer Leaders. Three Heroes. Helny Sohlberg Angelina Gallina, Frances Mau- zullo, Louise Brown, Rebecca Putney. Their Twins Stayed at Home. Some VVhQ Missed Their Home Room Pictures. ig ' 5' xii gtk , fe .f iihif 'infi- v X. . 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL A BIT OF ENTERTAINMENT NOW AND THEN 'KBeat It." The Brothers Soffer. Q .0 ,- . ' Lucy May McAllister Virginia Krogh. "The Travelling Photographer." Major Wowes and his Man Friday. Shirley Temple Stenberg. "Look Out for Hezikiahf' "Doc Meets Doc," Ted and His Sobbing Saxa- phone. Mr. Jones and his child, jimmy. Three Little Maids ot' Long it Ago. 4 Amateurs C ?J Sydney Montague and a crowd of his admirers. 1 The Physical Education Depart- J ment entertains in Assembly. i f The Annual starts a subscription campaign. Eagle Plume and Pale-Face Randall meet. Mary Lou VanArsdale. Loring Campbell, the Magician. Some More of the Physical Ed- ucation Assembly. Page 98 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL TH ESE ARE WELL-KNOWN ABOUT SCHOOL Seventeen of our nineteen sets of twins. Wayne Hult, 9A president, The Liumln Loy staff at work, Marjorie Murphy who is very small for her brains. Richard Kjellstrom, concert master of the orchestra. Richard Shipley, a talented pianist. Rita Hallberg, assistant to the nurse. Jeannette Zielinski, winner of the American Legion award for best citizen. These keep the school in order and in comfort. Smith, Flood, Carlson. Iohnson, Stensby, Hanson, John- son. Carlson, Brown, Cooper, Rey- nolds, Applegren. These girls won the Weise sew- ing contest. Cited for excellent work in art. VVinners of poster contest. After the battleJBetty and Jeanne among the casualties. Excellent mathematicians. Irma and Benafgood work in English. The long and the short of the first semester 9A class. Joe Fiorentino. The baseball season opens. -nm If ,xi at tr M s ,' H l Q M .1' , ' . u,' w 1- t', . .h 5 5 - . 3 5 W -, fa 'ff A . ,' Ag, ., . gm - Q P E , sg 3 6 f .R T " 3, , he E-.sv . F .1 f . R 1. ..,. ' ' '1 .ii . . . k -a'g" af RX 'MV f QQJES. .,t 'ry we g 'P 5 . if ,K N ing . an qv " . dw 'Z' ' . . ., . is '- 2: . .,...5fiQ'a,, " if L x 3 . . , A. . ', s- "' 2 E' ?'Mt" f'Q,Qr:'-ff 5 if 2 fl f s 415+ fl . e . Q "' i . ,V k K if A if ' ,- .............-..-i Q jk, s -,L . 'f I ei' ' ' A'-sf ' Y N A '-H' f ' - . ' W .. , ' if ' 1 . , f yr- i L, ' 2 vi, 4, 'K V, . . , 'f 'L l 33153.-Q V- .. W - . 4 .. -. -z...,,. 1 v. MW, Q 13. fl X Page 99 , 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL A FEW VIEWS OF SCHOOL Vile Had an Exhibit at the Own Your The Annual had many taffy apple sales Home Show on Fridays ln January an Own Your Own Home Show was held at Tebala Temple. VVe had the honor of having an exhibit there for several days. Some of our members acted as hosts: others demonstrated some of the work of the school. The members of the Xilllllllll staff used many methods to raise the money necessary to Finance this book. One of the most popular and happily received methods was that of the tally apple sales, These were usually held on Friday. On the second floor is a very tall rubber tree that attracts much attention. The light halls and rooms are attractive places for plants, so many of our rooms are made more pleasant because of them. YVhen the bell rings for the hrst lunch hour, a rush is made for the cafeteria on the third floor. This scene of hungry people seeking food is repeated in each of the following three lunch periods. Because of the large number eating in the cafeteria, it was necessary to open a second cold lunch room in the basement. The Rubber Tree Attracts The Center of the.School at Much Attention Lunch Time Page 100 l936lJNCOLN ANNUAL A BH'0F SPRING IN THE AIR ln the schnolrooni we reluctantly sit VYhile out of doors the hirds daintily tlit, Btu we must study-yes, this is the way .Xll Lincoln pupils must spend a spring day. ,Xlgcl-ra, English, all must he done- IVe may not think these very much fun. On a day like this when our thoughts are away lfroin anything but that it's a lovely spring day. Now. we may consider this an awful shams, Ilut really it's the way we climb to tame: In a schoolrooni that is a care Vthcn s-p-r-i-n-g is in the air. -Ruth johnson. .,.0,.. A FRESHIE ENTERS LINCOLN You'll never find your way arounrlf' NYas the warning my friends gave to nie: "The halls are so long and as you look, The end you can hardly see," "The cafeteria's on the first Floor, And the gym is on the third." Many's the Hb they told to me, Hut I tlidn't helieve a word. 'KI already know my way around," I answered with a smiley My friends just stood and looked at ine, Laughing all the while. l thought I was wise, so I said, Cross my heart: I'll show all of youd' They answered me and said, "NVelll see just when and what you'll do." So the next Monday morning I felt rather gay As I ran down the hall on my way: Twas a minute Itil nine, and I wasn't on timeg ' I ever get razzed that day! -Twyla Stenberg. Did ity? THE LINCOLN BAND In my teens l had some dreams To learn some truth and wisdom: I got to thinkin' The school called Lincoln XYould be The place for me. It was just swell .Xnd all went well: The teachers were just grandg Until the day In the month of May I heard the Lincoln band. The music sound XVent round and round: My head was in a Whirlg I left my seat And was on my feet, Doing a fancy whirl, I didn't stop 'Til a Lincoln cop Got me in his powerg He chained my dog To the Lincoln Log, And the result was a zero hour. -Iris Olson. TOT IN OLD S PAIN XVinding streets and crooked houses, That are visited hy mouses: Little girls with dark, dark hair, I.adies fair as roses there. Toreadors that gaily sing, Gladness they to all do bring, I press my nose against the pane And wish that I were there in Spain. -Nancy Crawford. .i0 A WISH l wish I had a thermometer: Ild lay it hy my bed: So when I woke in the morning, l'd know if 1 were dead. -Priscilla Vtaishnor. Page 101 I POETRY THE LADDER OF FAME I'p, up, up in glorious heights, Soaring up into unspoken delights, Then crashing down into the pit of despair. lint our hopes follow us not there. Thi-rc is a precious thing whose name is Ilope, IX ho ties us courage with a stout rope, Though our works may oft times fail, Our hopes shall always prevail, Our Cherished hopes shall ever hold dear. .ts with glory we plan our career, Though we may to that tlespairing pit descend, Our hopes will stay with us to the end. -Janice Wallin. loi- THE WIDOW'S FORTUNE Mr, johnson was a kind old soul, llc lived on the wiclow's farm: Ile thought he'd settle his things thcrc. 'l'would do nohocly any harm. But upon his dying bed he called llis dearest friends around .Xnd made it clear to everyone That his heiress was Nlfidow Brown. So the widow thought and the more She thought she thought how good V 'Twould be. She'd have riches and livc In mansions tine and a palace by the sea. But when the will at last was read The widow her head in shame did howl Because Mr. Johnsons only belonging Was a lean and lanky cow. -Paul Murphy. TO... MAGIC GARDEN I peeped into my garden, before the break of day, . ,Xud there I saw the elfin men, still at play. l had a funny longing, as though I wished to They begged me to go with them, those fairies passing by. But then the rays of morning, the tints of early dawn, I Made them scamper on their way, made them hurry on. I wish that I had taken that invitation sweet, But here I am just dreaming, in the wet and rainy street. v 4 -lNancy Crawford. igi.. RULES When I came to school, As a "freshie" at Lincoln, There was one thing That set me thinkin', There were common expressions Nllhich were "Do's" and "Don'tsUg They don't correspond lVith "XYills" and "VVon'ts,', "Please stop talking!" "Hand it in tonight!" "Don't ask questions nowlu "This isn't done quite right!" "Close your noteluookll' "Sit in your own seat!" "Throw your gum in the luasketl" "Under your desk keep your feetlll Although they grow familiar, NYe hear them from day to day: They still have their meaning, lfor wise pupils to obey. -Pauline VI'illian1s. .-43, MALADY OF SPRING Thcre's something in the air these days That makes you think of springg There's something in these luke warm rays That makes you want to sing. This funny sort of feeling Ilas a name we all know well: It makes you want to skip from school. lt's "spring feverf' ain't it swell, -Lincoln Log. A BIT RAINY WEATHER How I wish that it would rain, make puddles long and deep, Have streams running clown a hill, a hill that's oh, so steep. Knilnrellas great and small, like mushrooms on the street, Children splashing all about, wtih small and wet bare feet. when at last the rain is gone, and over is the shower, sun comes out and lights the sky, like a bright and yellow flower. -Nancy Crawford. igi MY BIRTHDAY I ani having so much fun, Being just exactly one. And The I've a cake all brown and white, VVith a candle for a light. If I could only have my way, Birthdays would come every day. -Muriel Moore, BB-7. BIRDIES' LULLABY Hush, little birdie: I'll sing you a song: One that is sweet, And not very long: Peep! Peep! Go to sleep! Lullaby, birdie! VVhile taking your rest, Nothing will harm you, You're safe in your nest. Peep! Peep! Go to sleep! -Muriel Moore, 8Bf7, THE OLD PEDDLER There was a man old and grey VVho peddled vegetables every day, And the children would throw stones, and say, "Get away, old man, get away!" And once when he was going down the street, An automobile knocked him off his feet, .ind he went home, and got some sleep, And in a few hours was on his feet. He moved to a farm where he could stay, And not be bothered all the day. He planted corn, and he planted hay, He said not a thing: he had nothing to say. And once again he was walking the street VVhen an automobile He went to a hospital And never again did knocked him off his feet. while he was asleep, he walk on his feet. -Joseph Triolo. TQ? The snow is soft to ski or slide SPRING-1936 VARIETY Now I thought spring was here, As it should be this time of year. But when it snowed and snowed some more, Spring sounded like a word of yore. But the weather's too cold to be outside: You sit and wish to see a robin's form, Vlhile outside is raging a huge snow storm. -Robert Hansen. io... MY VALENTINE l received some valentines today From many young friends But there was one that I I know, enjoyed, That I am proud to show. A sz y. is coy. were not so good, thought of a boy. He made it up, I could tell ri ht awa For the lad who sent it His language and spelling But simply expressed the The valentine was simple, The trimmings were few, The card addressed nicely, "From Billy to You." He sent a valentine, Addressed to my mother, Do you know who sent it? My dear youngest brother. I 936 LINCOLN ANNUAL OF POETRY FRESHIES The freshies come from grade school Each semester twice a year. Some of them like best the swimming Others, their teachers dear. pool. The first troubles are with the lockers, The next in finding the way. The 9A's prove to be great mockers, Teasing the freshies every day. -Margaret Danielson lot THAT COMBINATION LOCK lt's twice I have bothered you, Twice in a row. That combination lock, It's my biggest foe. I can open it now: I couldn't before, But I'll tell you now, I'll bother you no more. -Bob Carlin, 7B -1 THE AWFUL FATE OF AN EVERGREEN TREE Far off in a deep New England wood, A tall and stately evergreen stood: Standing in its majestic state, Unmindful of its coming fate. One day a traveller passing by, Stopped and looked with critical eye: To see if it would really be Good enough for a Christmas tree. It had the things that were required, So the next day, the man who was hir Came and cut the poor tree down, And hauled it back into town. After Christmas when it wasn't any good. They cut it up for kindling wood: And so, the poor little evergreen, ed, Came to a sad end as you have seen. -Morris Soffer SPRING FEVER The boughs were gently swaying' As I sat in study hall: The breezes seemed to whisper, And the leaves they seemed to call. They seemed to joyfully say to me, "You belong out here!" And as I thought of that small phrase, I nearly shed a tear. But soon the welcome bell will ring That says, "Three-thirty now," Then with the leaves and boughs I'll sing And say, "Spring is here! And how!" -Virginia Magnuson AS WE ATTAIN THE HEIGHTS To Lincoln as 7B's we came: Our teachers found us quite tame. But as we grew to 9A's we learned To play the school game. And now our teachers sigh and say "Thank goodness, we'll get rid of the Some day!" m -Shirley Anderson -OT KNITTING Sing a song of knitting: Knit, then pu.rl a row. Here with yarn I'm sitting, Going oh so slow! Bits of colored yarns Are strewn across the floor: Don't you see that red yarn Trailing through the door? Little stitches dropping Just when I don't look: Here and there theyire dropping, There goes my knitting hook! Sing a. song of knitting, I've finished that just so! But' here I am just sitting, Time is going slow! -Pauline l.Villiarns. -Nancy Crawford Page 102 QM WW if F Gfwmfgfgfgifyfwfy ,X Q6 ,M a W B ,ie .. 4 1' a ff ff Aw ,N WILL OF THE FIRST SEMESTER 9A CLASS Vile, the first semester 9A class of 19.36, of the Abraham Lincoln Junior High School, of the City of Rockford, of the County of Winne- bago, of the State of Illinois, being of sound and disposing mind and memory, and being free from the exercise of any wrongful or improper restraint or influence, do hereby make, publish, and declare this as and for our last WVill and Testament in the words and figures following, that is to say: 1. VVilbur Dougherty wills his successful re- ducing diet to Alan XVolHey. 2, Ruth Anderson leaves her boldness to Bar- bara Anderson. 3. Fern and Phyllis Johnson leave their giggles to Virginia Larson and Betty Harvey. 4. Janet Fagerstrom leaves-no she takes Ray with her. J. Donald Johnson wills his antique way of combing his hair to Allan Vance. 6. Donald Anderson gives his gum to Miss Hiland, 7. Geno Cuppini gives his cute permanent to anyone who will look nice with it. 3. Bruce Patch takes his dramatic ability with him to liven high school, 9. David Redin leaves his blushes Cwith no retlretj to Frank Vella. George Corbett leaves all of his four feet of height to John Strand. I 11. VVilliam Reid wills his Aability to dance with the girls to George Stites. lfl. 12. Grant Gustafson takes his way with the girls to high school. 13. Maryon Johnson leaves the "uplift walkl' to anyone who needs it. 14. Gloria Tucker takes her nickname "Sophie" with her, because she thinks it is so "ducky," 15. Carole Schmidt leaves her ability to make May baskets. during social science class. to Leonard Sisti. 16. Marion Stroberg leaves her freckles to Ruth Grenberg. Marion will get some new ones next summer. l7. Joseph DuRapau leaves his technique of getting his general science note books in on time as well as his short pants to Mr. Lof- rlahl. 18. Carl Grip wills his arguments to Lorraine Strand. V ' 19. Richard Kaberg leaves his "wise-cracks" to Mr. Johnson, so the pupils will not get tired of the other ones. 20. Viola Anderson wills her artistic ability to Lorraine Nelson. 21. Lorraine Olson leaves her brother, Bob, to any girl in need of a good boy friend. 22, Helen NVebb wills her large vocabulary to John Anderson, providing she can have it back when she needs it. 23. Roger Schade leaves his father to the school -willingly. 2-1. Earl Vance wills his good conduct to his brother, who needs it, 25. Judith Nelson leaves her cute gym suit to any 7B needing one. Reuben Carlson wills his pretty hair to Addison Foss. 26. 27. Paul Cerniglio leaves, with sincere regrets, Mrs. Bogen to George McConnell. 28, Louis VVard wills his bashfulness to Harry Greenwall. 29. Dorothy Hedrick leaves her ability to play "Robinson Crusoe" to Mr. Gordon. 30. Norris Carlson presents his innocent looks to Leonard Holmertz. Andrew Clausen takes his ambition to be a lawyer through school with him. Ernest Mogolis leaves "Corkey', to the girls. 33, Lillian Milburn doesn't leave Howard be- hind. No, indeed. She takes him with her. 34. Miss VVorster inherits Margaret Sweiisoifs ruby finger nails, 35. Robert Bennett bequeaths his dimples to Evans Anbro. Raymond LaForge leaves his English accent and side burns to Robert Hof, so that when Robert becomes a G man, he will have these helps for a disguise. Vile hereby revoke all wills and testamentary dispositions heretofore made. We nominate and appoint Miss Margaret Fitz- gerald executrix hereof, and request that she be not required to furnish bond as such executrix. ln witness whereof, we have hereunto set our hands and seals, this thirty-first day of January, nineteen hundred and thirty-six. THE FIRST SEMESTER QA CLASS OF 1936 31. 32. 36. Page 104 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL WILL OF THE SECOND SEMESTER 9A CLASS VVe, the second semester 9.-X class of 1936, of the Abraham Lincoln junior High School, of the City of Rockford, of the County of NVinnebago, of the State of Illinois, being of sound and dis- posing mind and memory, and being free from the exercise of any wrongful or improper re- straint or influence, do hereby make, publish, and declare this as and for our last NVill and Testament in the words and figures following, that is to say: 1. Alan Anderson leaves his smile to some freshies who will need it to win the hearts of the teachers. 2. Margaret Beckstrand leaves her knowledge of Latin to David Hanna. 3. Virginia Krogh takes her dancing with her. She expects to dance through the halls at senior high. 4. Pearl Runyard and Marion Yetterberg leave their resemblance to anyone who can be mistaken for relatives. 5. Edna Hanson leaves her ability to run into posts to the great sprinter, Lawrence Hoff- man. 6, Irina Colombo wills her dramatic talent to Dorothy Sewell. 7. Arthur Foeste bequeaths some of his girl friends to James Palm-one in particular, S. Charlotte Gumbrell leaves her Latin grades to Harriet Bergren. 9. Shirley Scandroli wills her favorite type- writer to the next typing star. Twyla Stenberg wills her baby talk to Mary- lou Viner. Eva Owens gives her hot temper to Mary Jane Tooman. IO. ll. 12, Ruth Johnson leaves her make-up to Louise Carlson. Shirley Anderson gives her honor roll grades to Billy Bargren. Betty Stokley leaves her locker to anyone wanting a good time. 15. Jane Vtlebber leaves her hair cut to Lucy Abramson, 13. 14. 16. Betty Caldwell wills her freckles to John Clutter. Maxine Elliott wills her ability to get along well with teachers to Dorothy Malmgren. 18. Jane Emerson leaves her ability to write love notes to Carol Vosburgh. Henry Pierce wills his girl friends to How- ard Gustafson. Marjorie St. Claire gives her red hair to Mary Mera. Vtfilliam Baraconi leaves one hundred of his pounds to Robert Hansen. Gordon Nelson presents his quiet ways to Roger Storm. 23. VVallace Thompson leaves his unruly hair to Mr. Hanna. Theda Phillips leaves her vamping ways to Viola Aden. Jeanne Olson wills her ability to roam the halls to anyone who can dodge Miss Hickey. Margaret Carlson presents her unused comb to Jeanette Gallagher. 27. George Stiles presents his conversational ability to Irving Lewis. Jack Plummer leaves what's loft of his nails to Priscilla WVaishnor. The 9A-Z's leave their gum to Miss Lee and their Fines to R. 102. 30. Herbert Stone reluctantly leaves Miss Peter- son to the school. Cheer up, Herbert! There are some teachers with hearts at senior high. 31, Lorraine Shallcross wills her sassiness to Rose She. Betty Halberg leaves her boy friends to any girl who doesnlt want to walk home alone. 33. Frank Lutzow wills his curly hair to Melvin Johnson. 34. Evelyn Ramsey leaves her daily frigie to Miss Prien, WVayne Hult leaves his popularity to Bob Nash, Marion VVarner leaves her giggles to Miss Broderick. Vile .hereby revoke all wills and testamentary disposition heretofore made. VVe nominate Miss Muriel Lee executrix hereof, and request that she be not required to furnish bond as such executrix. ln witness whereof, we have hereunto set our hands and seals, this first day of June, nineteen hundred and thirty-six. THE SECOND SEMESTER 9A CLASS OF 1936. 17. 19. 20. 21. 22. 24. 25. 26. 28. 29. 32. 35, 36, LITTLE DRAMAS OF SCHOOL LIFE Miss Bm: xwmltl you like to be the richest Ol" of 'M l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL Roy G.: Come on and be a good Lincolnite. Marion Y.: I thought only men and boys could be knights. Miss Peterson Cafter explaining the meaning of sovereigntyj: Who is the sovereign in a monarchy? Tommy Johnson: Usually the queen. Miss B.: Mfhat do you use to baste a roasting chicken? Margaret Carlson: Needle and thread. Any dumb person would know that. Miss Peterson: VVho can give me an example of a commodity with an elastic price? Harold Carlson: How about rubber? Miss Hiland Cdiscussing a storyjz Mfhy do you suppose the little girl didn't thank little Gavroche? Vernon Hickman: Her teeth were chattering so hard she couldnlt talk. Miss Burchtield: Now watch the blackboard, and I'll go through it again. A breathless silence. girl in the world? Robert Hof: Yes, I would. Mrs. Bogen: VVhat is script? Arthur Foeste: Ink. Mr. Foss Cto George Stitesjz Please sign off for a while. Jeanne IO. Cunder her hreathl: Station XX I ND signing off. Miss Burr: Cin discussing the Merchant of Venicebt Where is Arragon? Burr Hughes: On the north side of Chicago. Miss Peterson Creferring to an assemblyjz Did you notice Alexander Hamilton stood on George XYasliington's left side? He should have stood on XVashington's right side, as he was VVashing- ton's right hand man. David R.: Maybe NYashington was left- handed. Miss Geddes fdiscussing the "Old-Tube" cam- paign of the Anmlaljz I think we could bring in one or two tubes a day. Addison Foss: How fast do you think my dad shaves? Miss Lee: VVell, Donald, what do you think you'll go into as your life work? Donald S.: Oh, Ilm going to work for the government. -Miss L.: Have you any idea of what branch oz the government you'd like to be in? Pllright Pupil: He's hoping to make the NV. MOL? The report in social science class was on Ram- sey McDonald, British statesman. Ernest finterruptinglz Is that the McDonald who had the farm? bgisss Lilas Larson: Gustaf VVidell, what is ZE3 . Gustai: A little animal that lives at the Xorth Pole. The class were reading "DH-krtagnan Aids the Musketeers". A Miss B.: Xlfho was this Cardinal whose guards interrupted the Musketeers' duels? Dick B.: A bird. Barber: How do you want your hair cut, young man? David H.: Just like dad's, with a hole in the middle. Miss Patterson: Roger, why don't you try out for the 9A play? Roger B.: Itm not in the mood for love. During "Clean-Up XVeek" Miss Patterson asked the 9A-4 group what they had done to prevent breeding places for insects around their houses? Roger: XYe took out the mattresses. Dorothy Carlson: NVhen I graduate from high school, l'll have to take a soap course. Jeanette Anderson: What do you mean, a soap course? Dorothy: Oh, you know, a P. G. course. Lenore Johnson: Lou, did you pluck your eyebrows? Louise Johnson: No, I just put vanishing cream on 'em. English Teacher: VYhat is tlie largest city in Maryland? Lucetta B.: New York. Miss Peterson: M'hat do you mean by jumping up when the bell rings? Raymond Johnson: The bell rings: we hear it: we jump up. That's reHex action. Mrs. Bogen: Jack, give the nominative plural for the noun ftpecuniaf' ,meaning money. Jack Rundqulstz Petunia. Arthur F.: Mrs. Bogen, when did Latin die? Miss Burchneld: Thomas, did you just run per? Thomas J.: Just run out! Ilve run out all day. Miss Hiland: Did you get that information from something you've read? Arlene Jacobson: No, I got it from a Sunday school paper. Mr. Johnson: How did we get the word Upas- teurizedu? Bright QA-7: From "pasture," Mrs. B.: Arthur, what-is scripture? Arthur: Oh, that's writing on a tombstone. f Mr, Lofdahl: Literally millions of white cor- puscles die in the body fighting disease. Joseph DuRapau: VVhat heroes! Miss Kintzel: Today you are to write to the Martha XYashington Candy Company. Clifford B.: Should we begin them, 'tDear M:trtha"? Louise Johnson fin English classjz The pro- fessor threw a stick into the water and forgot to let go of it. Mr. Johnson: Doris, where is the stomach lo- cated? Doris S.: Above the heart. Miss Peterson Churrying the class to workJ: Come on! Let's go! I,et's go! George Stites: Vtfhere? Joseph D. fin General Science class, discussing tasteb: Taste protects you, because you could be taking poison into your body, and you wouldift know it until you were dead. Mrs. Bogen: I can excuse you from your work if you went to the opera, because it comes only three times a year. Betty S.: But a birthday comes only once a year. Miss B.: VVhen did Madame Thenardier show her dishonesty? Lorraine Anderson: VVhen she took the ten sow piece. Miss Condon: Vt'ho wrote the poem, Prayer For a Little House? Alfred DeMolli Cafter a long silenceJ: A nonny mouse wrote it. Miss Campbell was dusting a n1odel's head. Roger B.: Better blow his nose, too. Miss Cotta: Havelany of you been so for- tunate as to have visited Yellowstone Park? Harriet Peterson: Is it in Chicago? English Teacher: XVhat are the things we buy at the "Devil's boothn? Arthur F. Asbestos. Page 105 A LITTLE LIMERICK NOW AND THEN IS WRITTEN BY THE BEST OF MEN A certain high school named Lincoln Requires a great deal of thinkin' The school it is fine - And the teachers divine Until in your grades you're sinkin'. Tn our class is a president named VVayne, lle's neither a Swede nor a Dane. A jolly young lad VVho never seems sad, And seems to have a keen brain. There's an assistant principal who's no showinan, Still oft through the halls she does roamin', She has a nice stride And a dignified pride, And so you're introduced to Miss Bowman. There's a science teacher named Foss, To his classes he pretends to be cross. But he's a merry lad, XVho cannot get mad: And so the class is its own boss. There was a fellow named Gusty NN hose brains were indeed very rusty: But he came to Lincoln And there started thinkin, And now he's a smart fellow, this Gusty. -Billy Sharp. There are many harmful kinds of bacteria, But none in our school cafeteria. Itls clean and it's neat XVith good things to eat, ls our Lincoln school cafeteria. -Dorothy Carlson. .Xt Lincoln therc's a teacher named Lee As nice as a teacher can be. She sits there with a smile At the pupils all the while, She's the class adviser, you see. There's a hoy in our school wlio's astounding, His supply ot' big words is ahoundingg He is very aloof And dreams, forsooth, Of a brand new word he's begun hounding, Heis been acting diigferently lately, His manner is even more stately: He looks at the skyg And I well know why, He's missing his girl friend sedately. He's the Romeo of all time, As a 'over hels in his prime' When he was Thisbe 4 And said. "Oh, kiss me," His cherry lips, I wish they were mine. Xfhen in club she attempted to knit, XX ee Marion nigh had a iitg For her yarn became knotted A And when the clock she spotted, She gladly put yarn away and quit. VVhile her yarn she tried to untangle, The warning bell began to jangleg Her face grew quite white, i And her chums in their tlight Saw her dash with her knitting adangle. There once was a fat girl named Kate Vfho was trying' to learn how to skate: She thought she was "hot," But we knew she was not. And Kate became Kate, the late, Robert, a very small boy, Likes Marion, really a toy: He calls her a shrimp, And how she does primp For this name from him gives her joy. There's a certain high school named Lincoln Whose pupils have a habit of winkin'5 Theylre really not bad , And we're very glad l'hey've sometimes a habit of thinkin'. 10...- RUSHIN' Rushin' to the classroom, rushin' out to eat, Rushin' home, rushin' back, Rushm' down the street. Rushin' in and rushin' out. Say! WVhat's all this rushin' for? VN'hat's it all about? -Rex Caster. Page l936 LINCOLN ANNUAL MOTHER GOOSE UP T0 DATE Peter, Peter, pumpkin eater, Had a wife and couldn't keep her. Put her in a pumpkin shell, And now of his divorce he will have to tell. Little Betty Blue Lost her holiday shoe. VVhat shall little Betty do? She is not sad: In fact she's glad For now her shoe will be new. The Queen of Hearts She made some tarts, All on a summer's day. The Knave ot Hearts He stole those tarts. His trial comes up today. The King of Hearts Thought of those tarts, And sued the Knave for more. The Knave of Hearts 'fasted those tarts And wondered what he'd stolen them for. VN'hat is every boy made of? Bits of tacks and big cats' tails, Spiders, sugar, sunshine, and spice. That is just why they're so nice! Multiplication is vexationg Division is as bad. The rules and such do bother me, For algebra drives me mad. lack Sprat could eat no fat, His wife could eat no leang And hetwixt two ot them The dietitian went quite mad. As Tommy Snuoks and Bessie Brooks Ufere walking out one Sunday, Said Tommy Snooks to Bessie Brooks "Could you advance me a quarter 'til Monday?" There's many a girl who has a curl Right in the middle of her forehead. But they're not natural, I'll tell you that, They're the result of a machine so torrid. Hickory, Dickory, Dock! The mouse ran up the clock. The clock struck one and down he run For he heard Iunior's key in the lock. Little Boy Blue, come hlow your horn, The shee-p's in the meadow, the cow's in the corn. YVhere's the little boy who looks after the sheep? He's at the store where candy's cheap. There was an old woman who lived in a shoe: She haddso many children she didn't know what to o. She decided to place them under rule, Much to the dismay oi the teacher in school. Mary had a little lamb lts Heece was white as snow. - But now that Heece is a sweater, for Thatls the way such things go. Little Miss Muffet Sat on a tuffet Eating her curds and whey. Along came a spider And sat down beside her, And said, "How about a hand-out today?" Bobby Shaftoels fat and fair, Comhing down his yellow hair, But he seems to be to me An awful sissy for the sea. There's a neat little clock In the school room it stands, And it points to the time NVith its two little hands. lt is the object of each pupil's eyes Every minute throughout the day, And if someone says he loves it, he lies. lt's just that he's aching to get away. O-Priscilla XVaishnor. LITTLE NED Little Ned His prayers said, Jumped in bed. Bumped his head. VVoke up dead. -Adeline Nelson. 106 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL SCHOOL CALENDAR SEPTEMBER 9. School has started! Good-bye vacation. lt's rather good to get back, although we won't admit it. 2,124 pupils enrolled. The freshies are smaller than ever tif possiblej. 11. XVhy the sudden rush to the office? From the looks of things it's the new blonde behind the desk. 17. Constitution Day observed. The special assemblies were enjoyed by all. 25, First Student Council meeting. VVe know from experience what a help they will be, OCTOBER 1. First Amina! entertaiiunent. Charles Eagle Plume with war dances, whoops ,and stories gave a wonderful entertainment. 3 First copy of Lincoln Log is happily received. VYe enjoy the days they are distributed. lt gives us something to do in home room, 7. According to the clocks, we arrived at school at six o'clock today. The teachers wouldn't let us go home to get some more sleep. Meanies! The Davis Light Opera Company gave a concert. Very good. The radios go home today, Detroit won the world series, and now it's all over. 9. Vlihy the worried looks? Yes, you guessed right. Report cards are out today. 17 Ah! Another issue of the Lincoln Loy, containing a distressing story that aroused our syinpathy-Columbus's discovery of America. Miss Fitzgerald elected class adviser. Everyone happy. 21 The Dc XY1llo Concert Company, presented by the Ainmal, turned the Auditorium into an opera house today. Did we enjoy it! NOVEMBER 5 First snowstorm of the year, XVe're expecting the usual announcement about snowballs. Election of class officers. No untoward incident at the polls. S ll Armistice Day and school displays in the windows of prominent down town stores. Lincoln was well represented. 13. Another day of gloom. Those yellow cards again, 14. Visiting night. Lincoln faculty and pupils received 3,200 relatives and friends, How the teachers greeted our parents, telling how nice we were. Hypocritesl 22 School closed early for the Santa Claus parade. VVe don't want to admit it, but we saw and enjoyed the parade. 25 Another Annual entertainment, Max Gilstrap, the whistling ranger. Several boys have now decided on their careers. 26 Thanksgiving vacation begins. Now we know why people have been dieting lately. They're saving up for the big event. 28. Back in school again, our appetites well satisfied, but our stomachs complaining. DECEMBER 3. Basketball starts with a bang! Lincoln loses to :Xlnmni 32-23. lt was a good iight while it lasted. 5-6 Gzmxs Again, the 9A play, a wonderful success. Bliss Cotta says she is proud of our acting. 13. First game with Roosevelt. Roosevelt wins by a hair, 24-23. Don't give up hope. This is Friday, the thirteenth-and we have four more chances. 15. Lincoln presents its musical talent in the annual Yuletide Song Service. 18 Don't look! VVe wish we didn't have to. Report cards again! 19. The 9A's receive their pins. VVe'll say they like them, 20. YVe are told there is to be an extra week of vacation. XYill we take it! VVill we! JANUARY 13. Back in school again. Vacation over. Seems as if everyone received sweaters from Santa Claus. 16. Second game with Roosevelt. This is something more like it. Lincoln wins 23-16. 20. All the teachers can talk about is our poor work. Finals just 'round the corner. 24. Lincoln wins the third game with Roosevelt. 28-16. 23 9.X partv. A banquet, if you please, with speeches and everything. A big crowd and a very big time. 30. The 9A's bid farewell to Lincoln. Here's hoping they will have much success at senior high. 31. Seventy-five percent of the former 0A's return to see if everything looks the same at the old school, The teachers are so busy they don't welcome them. FEBRUARY 3 The second semester begins. The First day is just like any other day at school except that some of us are lucky enough to get in some new classes. 4. Lost! One hundred freshies don't know where they should go next. - 5. The freshies are getting used to the building now. They are ready to direct anyone anywhere. 7 1Ve go to our new clubs today, Did you get the club you wanted? Judging by the line into Miss Bowman's ofhce, we'd say a lot didnt Lincoln wins the basketball game and the championship by defeating Roosevelt 28-24. 12. Vacation. Lincoln's birthday. 13. Duties assigned to the new Student Council. 18 Pollard Players give Biff Hearted Hrz'I1c1't. VVe liked it. 19. .flnnzial club have a candy sale. Yum! 20. A Trib to the 17110011 presented over VVROK by Astronomy Club, 24. Miss Lee elected class adviser by the 9A's. Page 107 1936 LINCOLN ANNUAL MARCH Z. March came in like a lamb. Q. Miss Chamberlain entertains us with her rapid sketches. 6. Sewing contest at Weise's. 9. Class officers elected. Very happy choice, wasn't it? 12. Household Arts department presented a play over WROK. 17-18. Lincoln exhibits at Own Your Own Home Show at Tebala Temple. 19. Major VVoWe's Amateur Show presented to a packed auditorium. The Soffer brothers won First prize and the Heins sisters won the second. Pictures for the Annual are being taken. All the boys are wearing neckties. 27. Our band, joined with the Roosevelt band, win the district contest at Sterling. Con- gratulations. 31. VVell, he did it. He left like a lion-March we mean. APRIL 1. VVere you fooled? You might as well admit ity you weren't the only one. Even the teachers were. 6. VVe study about the election in our social science classes. 7. School closes for spring vacation. VVe won't have to be back until next Tuesday. 14. Lo-ren Campbell, the magician, entertained us. Very good. 16. Many of us attend the senior high school operetta, Rosaniunde. 17. 9A's get their new pins. Yes, that's what they are all wearing. 30. First performance of the 9A play, Climbing Roses, given before a large audience. Very good. Very good. MAY 1. Second performance of Climbing Roses. We couldn't choose between the two casts, they were both so good. Band goes to Bloomington to take part in the state band contest. They win the state contest for junior highs. Are we proud of them! 4. The orchestra plays in assembly. As might be expected it is very good. 6. C. E. jones with his robot Jimmie gives two demonstrations in the auditorium. It was one of the best entertainments we have ever had. 18. Lincoln band gives a concert in the evening. Very good. 20. Track meet with Roosevelt. Lincoln won, 47-21. 21. Matinee performance of the operetta, Who Di.vcow1'cd America? given. VVe liked it very much. 22. Evening performance of the operetta given to a crowd of admiring families and friends. We have talent here in Lincoln. ' 23. The great day for the 9A's-their party. A great success. How did you like your date? Did you like the new way of serving the dinner? VVasn't the entertainment good? I wish we could havehit again. 25. Amzzml presents final entertainment-two plays. 31. Orchestra's annual play with Roosevelt held at the west side school. W'e hope wc win the contest. JUNE 1. Finals are over, and most of us know our fate. Annuals are out and much excitement results. How many signatures do you have-? Aren't the covers pretty? Aren't you glad itls dedicated to Miss Fitzgerald? Arent there a lot of pictures? How many times are you in 'it? It's all over for the 9A's. They don't really want to go. 4. 5. 1t's all over for everyone. Good-bye. We'1l be seeing you. INDEX A Cover Design-Robert Nordholue Abraham Lincoln Junior High School Dedication --------- Page 2 Mr. Hanna, our Principal - Page 3 Treasures - - - Page 4 Faculty - - Page 5 Classes - - Page 27 Organizations Page 67 Athletics - - Page 89 A Few Snap-shots Page 98 A Bit of Poetry - Page 100 Humor - - ------ Page 103 Calendar ------- - - Page 106 Art work done by Hubert Burgess, Billy Brudon, Betty Caldwell, Gerald Gulotta, Helen Heins. The Annual wishes to acknowledge its debt of gratitude to Miss Broderick who has had charge of the subscriptionsg Miss Cocklield who supervised the art workg Miss Brouse who assisted in reading proofg Miss Geddes and Miss Peterson who produced plays for the benefit of the Annual 5 the Rockford lllustrating Company and Mr. McCammond for the picturesg the Rockford Illustrating Company for the engravingsg and the Bliss Printing Company for the printing. Page 108 W 1 WWfmWfjijgp cQOM'LQZwW QWMM M MQW W? 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