Adams Central High School - Cen Trails Yearbook (Monroe, IN)

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DUKES AND DUCHESSES OF LEARNING HARVEY BASTIN B. S. Indiana University Physical Education, Health and Safety, Zo0lOgy, Coach HARRIET J. PRESTON A.B. Ball State Teachers College English, French HARVEY HAGGARD B.S. Manchester College Tri-State College U.S. History, Government, Sociology, General Busi- ness HARRIET SCHERTZ B.S. Bluffton College Illinois State Normal University Home Economics, Physical Education J. E. THACKER B.S. Illinois University Hartford Seminary Agriculture LUCILE C. BEAVERS A.B. Indiana University North Manchester College Wisconsin University Mathematics, English DOYLE COLLIER B.S. Ball State Teachers College Industrial Arts BETTY FORTNER B.S. Indiana University Music, Business WILBERT C. LIGHTLE B.S. Ball State Teachers College Commerce BARBARA SPRUNGER A.B. Bluffton College Science, Social Science NUTRITION GUARDS AND IOE Lela Arnold, Alta Byerly, Martha Liby Joe Baumgartner Uanitorj TRANSPORTATION EXPERTS Ora Calvin William Harold Harold Ratcliff McKean Griffiths Barger Schwartz Loris Rollie Rachel Forrest Eddie Eight Ricn Wable Eicher Sprunger Von Gunten Nor PICTURED: James Hubbleston, Norman Steffen, Brice Fisher THE SOPHISTICATES gif W A f CLASS OFFICERS X D President ......A,.S,,.... HOWARD RICH Vice President C,.... ALBERT TEEPLE Secretary .....,.,i....... VIRGIL MOSER Treasurer ....,CC,...,.... GRACE FISHER Last fall, We, the class of 1950 having the honor of being the first class to graduate from Adams Central, entered the school to begin our iinal year. Our class sponsors were Miss Barbara Sprunger and Mr. Harvey Bastin. During the year we held various class activities in order to increase our funds. These included a bake sale at Gerberls Market in Decatur and concessions at home ball games and at the county tourney. "Tattletale," our class play was presented in October. This and the publishing of our annual were the two major events of the year. Our class chose as our class colors, maroon and whiteg our class flower, the red roseg and our class motto, "Not for Ourselves, but Othersf' We feel that our high school experiences and hard work have helped prepare us to face the future with smiles on our faces. N ine JIM ARNOLD Kirkland High School 1, 2, 3: President 23 Class Play 2, 4g Boys' Chorus 33 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 41 Softball 1, 2, 3, 42 Vice President of C-Men's Club 41 Sentinel F. F. A. 43 Annual Staff 4 ALICE ANN BEINEKE Kirkland High School 1, 2, 33 President 33 Class Play 43 Music 3, Physical Ed 1, 2 ROGER KUHN "Reg," Kirkland High School 1, 2, 33 Music 2, 43 Class Play 43 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 43 Soft- ball 2, 33 C-Men's Club 4 DOYLE HAINES Hartford High School lg Mon- roe High School 2, 3 DIXIE HILL Decatur High School 1, 23 Kirkland High School 3: Class Vice President 33 Pep Champs 1, 2, Music 33 Class Play 4 DARLEEN YODER Monroe High School 1, 2, 33 Class Secretary 1, 23 Class President 33 Class Play 3, 43 Band 2, 33 Choir 23 Girls' Chorus 1, 23 Annual Editor 4 VIRGIL GERBER "Virg," Kirkland High School 1, 23 Monroe High School 33 Class Treasurer 13 Class Play 3, 43 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 43 Treasurer of C-Men's Club 43 Annual Staff 4 GLEN STRAHM Pleasant Mills High School 1, 23 Monroe High School 33 Basketball 2 ROSALYN WAGNER "Rosie," Monroe High School 1, 2, 33 Class Play 3, 43 Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Girls' Chorus 1, Annual Staff 4 BRUCE HIRSCHY Monroe High School 1, 2, 33 Class Vice President lg Class Play 3, 43 Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Boys' Chorus 2, 3: Choir 1, 2, 3, 43 Track 33 Baseball 13 Softball 1, 4. P HOWARD RICH "Pete," Monroe High School 1, 2, 35 Class President 45 1Class Vice President 35 Class Play 3, 45 Band 1, 2, 3, 45 Choir 1, 2, 3, 45 Basketball 1, 25 Annual Staff 4 COR.E'I'I'A CHAMNESS Monroe High School 1, 2, 35 Class Play 3, 45 Annual Staff 4 WILLIAM LEHJVLAN "Bill," Kirkland High School 1, 2, 35 Student Manager 1, 25 Cheerleader 3 NEVA MALL ONEE Monroe High School 1, 2, 35 Class Play 3, 45 Annual Staff 4 CURTIS NUSSBAUM "C1u't," Monroe High School 1, 2, 35 Class Treasurer. 25 Class Play 3, 45 Band 1, 2, 3, 45 Boys' Chorus 2, 35 Basket- ball 1, 2 ELBERTA WARTHMAN "Bert," Kirkland High School 1, 2, 3: Class Treasurer 15 Choir 1, 25 Class Play 45 Physical Ed. 1, 25 Annual Staff 4 VIRGIL MOSER "Virg," Monroe High School 1, 2, 35 Class Secretary 3, 4: Class Play 3, 45 Basketball 2 GLENN ROWDON "Spike," Monroe High School 1, 2, 35 Class Play 3, 45 Boys' Chorus 1, 2, 3, 45 Choir 1, 2, 3, 45 Track 2, 35 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Softball 1, 2, 3, 45 Baseball 1, 2, 3 ROBERT EHRSAM "Jim," Monroe High School 1, 2, 35 Class Play 3, 45 Basket- ball 1, 2, 3, 45 Softball 1, 2. 3, 45 Baseball 1, 2, 35 Presi- dent of C-Men's Club 4 GRACE FISHER Monroe High School 1, 2, 35 Class President 15 Class Trea- surer 3, 45 Girls' Chorus 25 Choir 25 Class Play 3, 4 ALBERT TEEPLE, Jr. Kirkland High School 1, 2, 33 Class Vice President 43 Class Play 43 Choir 1, 2, 3, 4: Boys' Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4 ROBERT DICK "Bob," Kirkland High School 1, 2, 3: Softball 3, 45 Cheer- leader 3: C-Men's Club 4 AUDREY BURKHEAD Monroe High School 1, 2, 3g Class Play 3, 4, Annual Staff4 RICHARD BAUMGARTNER "Bummy," Kirkland High School 1, 2, 35 Vice President 25 Boys' Chorus 33 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Softball 1, 2, 3, 43 C-Men's Club 4 Pfc. ROBERT B. BURROUGHS IN MEMORY 3 c I We wish to remember our classmate, Reuben Zimmerman, who was fatally injured in an automobile accident on September 25, 1949. Reuben, a tall, thin lad with red hair, was active in school athletics, participating in softball and basketball. Although he did not have a regu- lar position on the softball starting nine, he could be relied upon as a pinch hitter or Helder. "Reub," as he was known to his friends, played good re- lief basketball. He came through in especially fine style in last yearis sectional. Reuben is missed greatly by his classmates and all who knew him. Thirteen SENIOR WILL Class of 1950 Having learned all that there is to know, we, the SENIOR CLASS of Adams Central High School, being of sound mind do hereby publish this, our nnal will and testament, rendering null and void all other wills which may have been made during a period of temporary sanity. To the "green" freshmen, we will three two month school years, many vacations, and 'teasy' teachers. Knowing these are impossible, we will otu' good humor which will prove a great help in getting them over some of the rough spots dur- ing their educational adventure. To the sophomores, we will our unfailing pa- tience. courage, optimism, and complete blindness which they will find necessary as the only means by which they can endure the juniors. To the juniors, we will our favorite lot in the Memorial Cemetery in hopes that they will keep it in the best tradition possible, since it is the most treasured of all our gifts. To Mr. Decker, our devoted friend and prin- cipal, from whom a goodly share of our knowledge came. we return to him, intact, everything he has taught us, as we have no further use for it and we also hope that he may put his supurb intelli- gence to Work on lesser minds. To lVIr. Lightle, we will an album of "Mule Train" records in hopes that he may some day have enough money to buy a phonograph and thus be able to play them. To Miss Beavers, we will another pair of bright red shoes. Her first pair brought such favorable comments from all the students that we are sure she will appreciate another pair. To Mr. Bastin, we will the courage he will need to attempt to teach another Zoology class next year. To Mr. Haggard, we will a new vocabulary and a subscription to the magazine "A Thousand and One New Jokes." To Miss Fortner, we will a new head-for the broken drum. ' To Miss Schertz, we will an eggbeater and any other useful gadget she may need to make her future husband happy. To Mr. Thacker, we will a solid 14 carat gold, imitation, mustache cup to be used to help pre- serve that masculine mustache so admired by all the "would-be" men in school. To Miss Preston, we will a bright red hair rib- bon to be worn during all her future days at Adams Central. To Mr. Collier, we will the absence of all the 1950 senior boys from 1951 shop classes. To Miss Sprunger, we will a three and one-half months' vacation with peace and quiet. I, Howard Rich, do will and bequeath my girlish figure to June Caudle. I, Darleen Yoder, do will and bequeath a little of my intelligence to Raymond Worden to add to his. I, Jim Arnold, do will and bequeath some of my good looks to Mary Jane Troxel and my ability to talk convincingly to teachers especially about something I know nothing about to George Geyer. I, Elberta Warthman, do will and bequeath my ability to talk fast to Myona Hicks and also my manner of flirting with good looking boys. I, Bruce Schnepp, do will and bequeath to Rex Ehrsam my ability to keep my hair neatly combed and in place at all times. I, Curtis Nussbaum, do will and bequeath my Fourteen silly giggle and my curly hair to Wendell Sowards. I, Virgil Moser, do will and bequeath some of my radiant personality and my vocabulary to Mary Jane Steury. I, Roger Kuhn, do will and bequeath my beau- tiful necktie to Carolyn Egly and also my size 16 shoes. I, Grace Fisher, do will and bequeath my "come hither" look to Edith Steury and my big blue eyes to Don Haines. I, Dixie Hill, do will and bequeath my refusal to talk about some one behind their back to Donna Bucher. I, Glen Strahm, do will and bequeath a few of my quieter ways, which she really doesn't need, to Patsy Teeple, hoping she will be able to pass them on to some needy person next year. I, Alice Ann Beineke, do will and bequeath what little musical ability I possess to Nolan Ginter, knowing full well that it will improve his tremen- dously. I, Jane Baltzell, do will and bequeath to Norma Funk my bright array of male admirers provided that I can attach myself to one satisfactory to all parties involved. Otherwise, I'll still have use for them. I, Doyle Haines, do will and bequeath my quiet ways to Bernita Elherding, also the ability to know when to use them. I, Don Rupert, do will and bequeath my many and varied comments to Helen Brandyberry and my flirtatious mannerisms to Loren Moser. I, Bobby Heller, do will and bequeath my good luck to Irene Schwartz as she will probably need it. I, Virgil Gerber, do will and bequeath my bas- ketball abilities to Charlie Hoffman in hopes that he will make better use of them than I did. I. Bob Dick, do will and bequeath a little of my common sense to Andy Schrock so that he may improve himself as I have done. I, Albert Teeple, do will and bequeath my position as assistant coach to Diana Crist and also my best wishes. I, Neva Mallonee, do will and bequeath my ability to gracefully and subtly pursue a man to Beverly Lobsiger. I, Bill Lehman, do will and bequeath some of my extreme height to Marilyn Fox and my ability to brag convincingly to Norma Bradford. I, Coretta Chamness, do will and bequeath a lot of my shyness to Pauline Rupert and my bashfulness to Audrey Andrews. I, Rosalyn Wagner, do will and bequeath my happy disposition to Marie Habegger and my near "crew cut" hair to Lavonne Strahm. I, Dick Baumgartner, do will and bequeath my graceful and fem.inine walk to Leroy Kolter and some of my Don Juan characteristics to Carl Yo- der. I, Bruce Hirschy, do will and bequeath my beau- tiful new "Toni" to Virginia Taylor and also my brand new set of hair pins which I use to keep it so curly. I, Glenn Rowdon, do will and bequeath my large- ly overstuffed imagination to Delores Graber, and also my many excuses. I, Audrey Burkhead, do will and bequeath my vast collection of trinkets, including my pet SHMOO named Rex, to Gerald Nussbaum. I, Jim Ehrsam, do will and bequeath my ability to "love 'em and leave 'em" to Duke Hendricks and my rare cooking abilities to Mary Baumgartner. PROPHECY Our weekly paper, THE BUGLE, has decided to cover the wedding of Grace Fisher and John D. Rockefeller III in the Blue Ridge Mountains where they are going to make their home. As we leave our car and stroll through the barnyard to the barn, now the church, we find Howard Rich, the famous photographer, leading a donkey from what is to be used as the pulpit. He says he is doing fine snapping pictures. Walking up the path to the church, we see Curtis Nussbaum, Grace's old ex. He has a shovel over his shoulder, When we asked what he'd been using it for, he replied, UI had to do something to occupy my mind. So, I decided to dig graves and care for the local cemetery." As we look over the large audience now seated, we see the ofncial street cleaner, Dixie Hill, sitting with Darleen Yoder, who is an old maid and spends her time over the wash- board making a living. Remember how quiet Doyle Haines andCoretta Chamness were in school? They've changed quite a bit since 1950. Coretta is a famous Hollywood Gossip Columnist and Doyle is a movie producer. Now we discover Neva Mallonee looking very serious, but she always looks that way since she became the first lady president of the U. S. Now the soloist arises to sing. We find it is our own Rosie Wagner. She's no longer known as Rosie Wagner, but as Yum-Yum Chandell. You see, she's a famous John Robert Powers model. She's wearing a tight fitting ice blue satin gown with white accessories. It is styled with a sweetheart neckline and short puffed sleeves. She really looks adorable. Now she is singing "Because," Her next number will be "Feudin' and Fightin'." The wedding march begins and from the cowstable on the left comes the groom, John, Fifteen , p p ' ' .f Ango, ' 'I ,nf-:L H '71 ,Q ,. ,TN nj' 1 ' ' '- 5 , w. 1 4 v w 1 ,ul 4 0 . N. 1 A v ,,x v A . .pl , Uv "I 1 QS 1 'f W ' 1 ., ' 1 W, ,. r , , .1 1, la-' ,n fa 'ATM QI the best man, Mr. Rich, and the Rev. Virgil Moser, who is going to read the obituary, fpardon us, we mean the marriage vowsj. Virgil has changed his ways and looks very nice in white tie and tails. All heads are turned to the rear of the barn QI mean the churchj where the brides- maid Miss Elberta Warthman is entering. She owns a dress shop in New York. The gowns for this wedding were purchased there. Following her comes the matron of honor, Jane Baltzell, who was the fastest female entry to the Olympic Track Meet in London this year. They are gowned in rayon tafetta dresses of fire-engine red with purple velvet headbands and mitts. They are carrying bouquets of dandelions. Every eye is glued to the back of the room where Grace Fisher, the bride, is enter- ing. She is gowned in a satin dress of green. She wanted a colorful wedding and one that was different, and, brother, this one sure is. We take notice of her gown and find that it is styled with an off-the-shoulder effect and long sleeves, coming to points at her elbows. The tight skirt was adorned with large patch pockets in front and a frilly bustle in the rear. Her full length dress ended in a foot and a half long train. The ceremony is now over and we leave for their reception which will be held in their two-room log home. Here we find Audrey Burkhead, who writes advice for the lovelorn in many newspapers, and Alice Bieneke, who is teaching school in the Home Economics Department of South Side High School in Fort Wayne. She decided that all men are cruel and is going to be an old maid. They are serving the bridal cake and punch to all guests. Looking across the room, we see the group of the greatest sportsmen of the year. They are from the great game of professional basketball. Coach Jim Arnold of the Min- neapolis Lakers and Glenn Rowdon, coach of the Zollner Pistons are conferring with their ace stars, Jim Ehrsam, guard 'for the Lakers, and Bill Lehman, six foot eleven center of the Pistons. Bill liked basketball and took thirty bottles of vitamin pills and "grow tall tablets" and grew. Dick .Baumgartner strolls over to meet us with a big smile on his face. When asked what he is doing in life, he replied, "I am a jewel salesman. I'm carrying some of the most expensive and heaviest jewels in the country." 'Tagging along behind is Albert Teeple, Junior, who is now called "Big Al." After having played the part of detective in the senior class play, he decided to take the job of being Dick's bodyguard. D Bob Heller has a surprise for us. He takes us to the door and says, "Look!" Sitting in front of all the other cars, we see a new 1956 Ford. Some of our dear fellow classmates are now coming toward us. Bruce Schnepp, the owner of the real wild west rodeo, has a large bandage on one eye. When asked what happened, Bruce, in western boots and git up, said he was trying to rope a calf. The calf turned around and glared. The light in the calf's eye killed the horse and tem- porarily blinded Bruce in one eye. Looking through the group we find Virgil Gerber and Glen Strahm. When asked how life is treating them, they replied, "Pretty Well. Although after six years of trying, Oscar is still hiding from us." . Theyvstarted hunting for Oscar, the Beast of Busco, after graduating and they're still hunting. What are they using for bait? It's a female turtle weighing twenty pounds. Of the class of 1950 there are members we can't seem to find at all. We inquire and are told they are out on the lawn. Leaving the house we 'find the two hard at work. They are Roger Kuhn and Robert Dick, practicing their exercises, R0ger decided that there are not enough graceful people in the world, opened 73 ballet school and has been giving lessons to some of the most prominent society in Indiana. Bob, whose physique looked like an hour glass with all of the sand in the mid- dle, is taking lessons to develop his muscles and get rid of the unbecoming flabby stuff. Nell, the reception is over and we must depart! It's certainly been nice seeing all of the old friends we used to know. It just goes to show what drastic changes can come about after six years, Sixteen EN TIRELY UN REHEARSED , my XA. IOLLY IUNICRS At last We obtained the honor of being called "jun- iors" Miss Harriet Schertz and Mr. Wilbert Lightle were appointed as our class sponsors. During the year we worked hard trying to make money for the class. At the beginning of the season, we sold magazines, with Mary Baumgartner selling the largest amount. At noon hours we sold candy. We also sold Christmas and everyday greeting cards. The main event of the year was the presentation of our class play, "The Brain Storm" in Mar-ch. In February we enjoyed a class party at the C. C. Camp. Dennis Norman was the game leader. We are looking forward with great anticipation to the time when we will make history as seniors at A. C. H. S. Eighteen OFFICERS President - - - - REX EHRSANI Vice President - - DUKE HENDRICKS Secretary - MARY JANE Tnoxsr, Treasurer - DIANA CRIST Audrey Andrews, Mary Baum- 3 gartner, Norma Bradford, 1 Helen Brandyberry, Donna 1 Bucher, June Caudle Diana Crist, Carolyn Egly, Ber- nita Ehlerding, Rex Ehrsam, Marilyn Fox, Norma Jean Funk George Geyer, Nolan Ginter, Delores Graber, Marie Habeg- ger, Don Haines, Duke Hen- dricks Myona Hicks, Charlie Hoffman, Leroy Kolter, Beverly Lob- siger, Loren Moser, Gerald Nussbaum Pauline Rupert, Andy Schrock, Irene Schwarz, Wendell Sow- ards, Edith Steury, Mary Jane Steury Lavonne Strahm, Virginia Tay- lor, Patricia Teeple, Mary Jane Troxel. Raymond Worden, Carl Yoder SOCIABLE SOPHGMORES CLASS OFFICERS President - - DAVID NUSSBAUINT V. President - DOYLE ARNOLD Sec.-Treas. - MILLARD HABEGGER Doyle Arnold Pat Arnold, Mary Ellen By- erly, Bud Cook, Gloria Crownover, Herman Dick. Carroll Gerber, Eldonna Habegger Fannie Margaret Habegger, Millard Habegger, Jean J Haines, Mary Lou Hannie. Charles Hawkins, Clifford Lee Hirschy, Dale Hirschy Anna Inniger, Dick Irwin, Elizabeth Johnston, Phyllis Kohli, Cleo Landis, Roe Allen Lehman, John Liby Doris McKean, Robert Mitchel, David Nussbaum, James Riley, Sally Ross. Marie Rowdon, Mary Ellen Schnepp L e s t e r Schindler, Enos Schrock, Lester Schwartz, Pauline Schwartz, Paul Sowards. David Sprunger, Stanley Sprunger Berneice Strahm, Henry Wag- ley, Donald Walters, Dale Warthman, Alice Yoder, E a rl Yoder, Raymond Zurcher In the fall of '49, forty-three students enrolled in Adams Central as sophomores. Our class officers served on various committees and attended the class officers, meetings of the high school to solve some of the problems which arose in a newly formed school. Our class sponsors were Miss Har- riet Preston and Mr. Harvey Haggard. To give our class treasury a boost, we sold pop at noons during the first semester. A class party was held at the Wells County State Forest Game Reserve. We are now excitedly imagining ourselves as juniors and "upper classmenf' Nineteen Q , N -f 9 ' i Ai X Qc OFFICERS President - - DoN HOLLOWAY V. Pres. - - MARILYN DURR Secretary - - lVlARY M1cHAELs 'Treasurer - - - PAT BARGER Patricia Barger, Vivian Baum- gartner, Betty Brown Gene Bluhm, Jim Brodbeck. Leroy Chamness, Donald Dick, Marilyn Durr, Fred- erick Ehlerding Kenneth Ehrman. Lowell Engle, Elaine Freels, Eileen Funk. Carolyn Gerber. Lyle Gerber Arlene Habegger, Vera Harvf ey, Luther Hedington, Wal- ter Hicks, Coleen Hirschy, Donald Holloway Gene Hurst, Hubert Isch. Ernest Liechty. Roger Long- enberger, Mary Michaels. Virginia Mitchel Edward Nussbaum. Willis Nussbaum, Walter Oster- man, Kay Ratcliff. Patricia Reed, Bill Rowdon Martha Siders, Shirley Steury, lVIaI'va Strahm. Marvin Tay- lor. Barbara Walters, Euf gene Weber Nor PICTUREDfW9Hd9ll Beer, Chester Beer, Margaret Schwartz, John Schmidt, Joe Hilty, Sam Shetler FUN LOVING FROSH Excitedly stepping on an Adams Central bus, We, the forty-Eve members of the freshman class, started to school ready to begin a high school career. In our first class meeting, we chose our officers. To guide us during the year, we had as class sponsors, Miss Betty Fortner and Mr. Doyle Collier. Our first class party was held in the gym. It is our desire to have many more good times as we keep edging forward until we graduate in 1953. GATEWAY GRADE SCHGCDL Preliminary Units SPRUNGER SCHOOL MRS SALLY SCHERRY Teacher Ind1ana Central College MEUENSTERBERG SCHOOL ELMER EHRSAM, Teacher Indlana State Teachers College Ball State Teachers College SACKETT SCHOOL HARRY J OHNQSUN, Teacher Ball State Teachers College Manchester College l U ,C ' ' -: IW :J f C sf' S X Q X ,SQ J , wwe ef 3 .W ' fa- f . SPRUNGER SCHOOL FIRST GRADE: Sheldon Bixler, Esther Brehm, Janet Danner, Marjorie Liechty, Gregg Liechty, Amos Schwartz, Daniel Schwartz FIRST GRADE: Rosa Schwartz. Jud- son Sprunger, Ronnie Yoder: SECOND GRADE: Larry Foreman, Wanda Lehman, Anthony Sharp, Gretchen Sprtmger THIRD GRADE: Leonel Bixler, Mary Eicher, Dale Hirschy, Curtis Liechty, Johnny Schwartzg FOURTH GRADE: Donna Lehman, Joan Meyer FOURTH GRADE: Amy Eicher, Jylain Ryf, Alice Sprungerg FIFTH GRADE: Agnes Sprunger, Stanley Lehman, Barbara Liechty, Doris Liechty, Barbara Schwartz, Mar- jorie Sprunger NOT PICTURED: David Graber. Leah Schwartz, Christian Graber, Peter Schwartz, Solomon Wickey MEUENSTERBERG SCHOOL FIRST GRADE: Jacob Eicher, Glenda Jones, Roy Mazelin. Ronda Nuss- baum, Nancy Steury, Anita Yo- der, Joye Yoder FIRST GRADE: Judy Yoder, SECOND GRADE: Flossie Eicher, Waneta Lehman, Lois .Steury, Janis Yo- der: THIRD GRADE: Kay Jones, Marilyn Lehman THIRD GRADE: William Lehman, Mar- gery Moser, Mary Sprunger, Evan Yoder, Gloria Yoder: FOURTH GRADE: Alice Beer, Barbara Eich- er FOURTH GRADE: Murl Yoder: FIFTH GRADE: Clarence Eicher, Eugene Lehman, Lynn Lehman, Flossie Schwartz, Sonja Yoder Nor PICTUREDI Sylvan Schwartz, Em- ma Troyer, LaVerne Schwartz, Joe Schwartz, Betty Steury - withdrew due to illness SACKETT SCHOOL Twenty-three BRANDYBERRY SCHOOL 'THIRD GRADE: Bobby Brown, Pat Finan, Patty Frank, Joyce Har- mon, David lsch, Evelyn McKean, Arthur Osborn THIRD GRADE: Linda Reber, Kay Singleton. Roger Snyder. Joe Sprunger, Annette Thomas, Terry Witte. Marvin Zimmerman FOURTH GRADE: Jerry Beard, Doris Ann Bluhrn, Ernmitt Hawkins, Roger Hawkins, Ronnie Hurst, Cecilia Lehman, Carolyn Mitchel FOURTH GRADE: Dannie Null, Gor- don Snyder, Jacqueline Snyder, David Stewart Nor PICTURED: Carol Shoaf, Bernard Shoaf, Martha Shoaf DEBOLT SCHOOL FIRST GRADE: Richard Beard, Mich- ael Drake, Marvin Fosnaugh, Michael Hakes, Joe Harmon, Jer- ry Hirschy, Jerry Hurst FIRST GRADE: Lawrence lsch. Dian- na Kershner, Emily Knittle, John Landis. Judy Martinez. Gene Rat- cliff, Richard Ray FIRST GRADE: Kenneth Reed, Gyneth Schnepp, Mary Helen Schwaller, Roger Shoaf, Gene Wolfe: SECOND GRADE: Deny Mertz, Carole Mc- Kean SECOND GRADE: LaMar Null, Sandra Sanders, Terry Schnepp, Sandra Stepler, Roy Steward, Palmer Uhrick Nor PICTURED: Joe Longsworth, Mary Jane Shaw, Parnela Walters REINEKER SCHOOL FIFTH GRADE: Donald Baily, Ronald Corson. Nancy Frank, Patricia Grim, Ellen Harmon, Gloria Harmon, Shirley Hirschy FIFTH GRADE: Helen Irwin, John Isch, Carol Kershner. Mary Knit- tle, Cynthia Lehman, Linda Mc- Kean, Rose Null FIFTH GRADE: Karen Reed, Connie Roe. Gretchen Schnepp, Phyllis Singleton, Glen Strickler, Lor- raine Walters: SIXTH GRADE: Mar- jorie Becher SIXTH GRADE: John Finan, Jim Fish- er, Robert Fosnaugh, Carol Hicks, William Kershner, Larry Lautzen- hQiS91'. Gene McKean SIXTH GRADE: Arlen Mitchel, Jerry Mitchel, Karen Snider, James Taylor NoT PICTURED: Richard Knittle C x Preliminary Units fContinuedj BRAND YBERRY SCHOOL MRS. HARRIETT MILLS Indiana State Teachers College DePauw University DEBOLT SCHOOL MRS. ALICE MICHAELS Valparaiso Washington State Butler University REINEKER SCHOOL MRS. DELOR1-is BYERLY Manchester College Ball State- Extension , p p ' ' .f Ango, ' 'I ,nf-:L H '71 ,Q ,. ,TN nj' 1 ' ' '- 5 , w. 1 4 v w 1 ,ul 4 0 . N. 1 A v ,,x v A . .pl , Uv "I 1 QS 1 'f W ' 1 ., ' 1 W, ,. r , , .1 1, la-' ,n fa 'ATM QI Master of Learning HAROLD F. REASONER Principal B.S. Ball State Teachers College M.A. Northwestern University HOUSE OF LEARNING Twenty-six gt . L MIND AND MENU SPECIALISTS GRADE SCHOOL TEACHERS nv- i NAOMII GRIFFITHS MRS. WALTER EGLEY MRS. VEDA CRIST MRS. NELLIE PRICE KENNETH W. WATKINS lst Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade Ball State Teachers Manchester College Tri-State College Ball State Teachers Anderson College, B.S. College College .b F . . LEO STRAHM ROBERT L. BROWN EZRA SNYDER THOMAS ADLER 6th Grade 7th and 8th Grades 7th and 8th Grades 8th Grade Central Normal College Manchester College, Tri-State College, Indiana Central, Manchester College, Indiana University Manchester College Indiana University Ball State Ball State Cooks cmd Ictnitor ' S X 3 U 'gf 1, Nix Q .1.K:2 , 1 -- , Q IJ? Qv vvv- N , ..' il H v av. -lv -'azz ., . ,,z?,. h iii-rg 2,454 Q , 2 , .1 I lmizi agxi 1iS!!vmill- V N1- in -T ' . ' . ho MARY LAUGHERY ELSIE HAINES MADGE JOHNSTON ALMIE ESSEX CLIFFORD ESSEX Twenty-seven , EIGHTH GRADE FIRST ROVV Harold Arnold, Sherman Arnold, Shirley Bailey, Flossie Baumgartner. Raymond Becher. Patty Beitler, Carl Bluhm, Rex Bovine, Norma Jean Conrad, Lester Egly. SECOND ROXV Carolyn Hirshey, Nancy Eicher, Kenneth Frank. Danny Gerber, Lester Gerber, Donnie Graber, Nolan Grifhths. Kenneth Grim, Leon Habegger, Barbara I-Iaugk. THIRD ROW Robert Heare, Jack Hendricks, Paul Hill, Gene Hindenlang, Marlene .lv -vo. W 3 -.. .... Row 4. Howard Michaels. SEVENTH GRADE .L il wx, avg Hirshey, Pearl Huser, Joyce Lehman. Marinell Lehman. Ruth Ann Liechty, Dick Longenberger. FOURTH ROW Phyllis Mattax, Harry Mazelin, Caro Moser, Junior Nussbaum, Betty Osborn, Ken- neth Parrish, Shirley Plough. Judy Reef. David Ringger, Billy Joe Ross. FIFTH ROW Juanita Sapp, Roger Sauder, Menno Schwartz, Floyd Simons. Gary Simons. Neva Sprunger, Phyllis Sprunger, Strahm, Ronnie Stucky, Bobby Steury. ROW Mary Thomas, Carol Yoder. Velma SIXTH get 5... 5, 1i3uZ' L w e ,. Row I. Donald Bargzer, Jimmy Bauman, Gerald Beer, Sally Beer, Gillum. Bob Harman. David Helmrich. Roddy Beer, John Bluhm, Fredrick Fox, Shirley Row 2. Florine Hirschy, Tom Hoffman, Mary Lou Irwin. Shirley Jones, Allen Lehman, Marie Lehman. David Liby, Jimmy Lobsiger. Ardola Parrish, Vernon Ratcliff. Row 3. John Rowdon, Shirley Rupert, Larry Schwartz, Gordon Singleton, Connie Strickler, Marinel Striker, Elaine Stultz, Patsy Uhrick, Ronnie Wagley, Kaye Ann Witte. SIXTH GRADE Marilyn Arnold, Kenneth Baum- gartner, Dee Myron Byerly. Car- olyn Christener. Harold Dick, Al- bert Egly. Carolyn Egly Ben Eicher. Pauline Gerber, Paul Gerber. Paul Gehman. Merlin Habegger, Catherine Habegger, Roger Habegger Mary Haugk, Kay Heare, Costa Hike, Sharon Hirschy. Palmer Inniger. Junior Liechty, Nancy Liechty Joe Mason, Larry Meyer, Lowell Michaels. Dickie Landis. Guenlin Olwen, Joan Ann Osborn, Mary Jane Rice Paul Riley. Gary Rigger, Richard Rowdon, Luella Schwartz, Nancy Ann Shoaf, Sonja Sue Schug, Louise Simon Jerry Sprunger. Lee Sprunger, Rita Sprunger, Geraldine Teeple, Rex Werst. Marvin Zurcher FIFTH GRADE Dick Bradford, Wayne Byerly, Dor- is Cauble, Sandra Cramer, Mary Lou Ehrsam, Barbara Fiechter, Arlene Freels Emanuall Lee Gerber. Ronald Ger- ber, Margaret Griffiths, Charles Heare, Carol Heller. Edith Hirschy. Thomas Hoffman Carol Ann Kaehr. Jane Michaels, Marjorie Nussbaum, Carolvn Ol- wen, Janet Osborn, Leslie Plough, Danny Ross Freddy Schott. Linda Lou Schug. Jimmy Steiner, Linda Ann Stultz, Olivia Valdez FOURTH GRADE Philip Barger. Jerry Bovine, Donna Cauble, Marilyn Mae Christner, Sherry Germain, Lois K. Gillum, .Sara Belle Habegger Richard Hirschy, Nancy Jean Jau- regui, Myra Joan Kuhn, Rose Lantz. Winston Lister, Wilma Simon, Barbara Sommer Barbara Steiner. Ned Stucky, Rob- ert Lee Trimble, Gregorio Val- dez Nor PICTURED: Carl Schwartz. Jer- ome Schwartz, Elmer Schwartz, Daniel Schwartz, David Girod, Lydia Ann Schwartz, Rosa Can- ales, Delores Sauder, Anna Hilty, Leroy Schwartz ef X R H , ya, f' 'lf-35 . i I , J V ,, . 'fvigmgs XV! C' i, ,H 'Pleat a 3' J' 'Z . ' ' .,-r. 1 A nil A I i':"5'51-15:ff-Jaigi-ii' we f ' f , i jf' lzzi' wif' 33 Thirty THIRD GRADE Kathleen Adler, Barbara Arnold, Gene Baurngartner. Richard Canales, Mary Dick, Max Egley, Georgianna Essex, Jerry Gerber Lois Ann Gerber, Dorothy Geyer, Eve- lyn Griniths, Alan Habegger, Larry Habegger, Carol Haggard, hula Hammons, Carol Helmrich Tommy Heyerly, Terry Hike, Billy Hoffman, John Lantz, Freddie Mann, DeWayne McBride, Olin Moeschber- ger, Doveanna Nussbaum Pauline Osborn, Donald Ray, Linda Schott, Bobby Schwartz, Karen Sue Stultz, Maralyn Wable, Larry Witt- wer, Arlene Zimmerman SECOND GRADE Colleen Adler, Brooks Arnold, Twila Arnold, Bobby Baumgartner, Garry Bluhm, Mabel Bowers, James Brown, Robert Christener Allen Freels, Jerry Funk, Larry Funk, Jerry Gerber, Philip Gerber, Keith Griffiths, Alvin Habegger, Loren Ha- begger David Haggard, Carl Hammons, Made- line Hedington, Teddy Helmrich, Jerry Hoffman, David Haugk, Jun- ior Hollinger, John Inniger Russel Jauregui, Jeanne Kaehr, Philip McBride, Joan Rupert, Jerry Schwartz, John Sornmers, Richard Steiner, Sonja Stucky Domingo Valdez, Maxine Wable, Glen Yager, Sidney Schwartz, Marcia Zimmerman Nor PICTURED: Roger Simon, Timmy Ringger FIRST GRADE Duane Arnold, Dian Arnold, Bernice Baumgartner, Diana Baumgartner, Janet Beer, Karen Brandt, Rene Brown, Karen Cauble Julian Cramer, Harry Essex, Rosetta Gerber, Donnie Germann, Roger Hall, Patsy Harnmons, Barbara Har- len, Jane Heyerly Stephen Hike, Helen Hirschy, Diane Kohli, Junior Lantz, Danny Mich- aels, Max Moser, Karen Nussbaum, Nancy Olwen Leo Parrish, Roger Roth, Michael Stavenik, Claude Striker, Judith Trembil, Gary Werst, Maran Zim- merman Nor PICTURED: Kathleen Gerber, Car- olyn Yake GATEWAY ACTIVITIES Charlie Hoffman, a fel- low with lots Of fight, WHS out for awhile during the season but rejoined the team. He is best known for his passing ability. Roger Kuhn joined the team after Christmas. He brought us added height and saw action in several games. Roger drives his folks' Ford unless his broth- er lets him use his '449." Roger is well noted for his leisurely walk. Dick Baumgartner does not shoot much but usually makes them count when he does. lf any jokes are be- ing told, you can bet Dick is in the middle of them with a big laugh. Gerald Nussbaum, better known as "Poof" Qwhere that came from l'll never knowj, played some very good ball and proved to be a great asset to the team. When he isn't playing bas- ketball he can usually be found driving a new Ponti- ac around. Jim Ehrsam, who uses that tricky shot of his to tally his share of points, al- so uses his winning smile to gain his share of lady followers. He probably has left a string of broken hearts since he visits the vicinity of Fort Wayne. What is the attraction, Jim? CENTRMS GREYHOUNDS Enos Shrock, a tall sopho- more boy. is coming right along and will be of great help to the team in years to come. He has a great personality and is usually good for a joke at any time. Virgil Gerber, our blond boy, has seen some action and was a very deliberate ball player. Virgil's shy manner and t'woody" jokes seem to keep happiness around the school, or any place else. Glenn Rowdon, small though he is, kept them in the game with those "long" shots of his. When he isn't playing basketball he is us- ually seen hanging around with a junior girl. Jim Arnold, our big man who knows how to throw his weight around on the basketball floor, also uses it to feed the 4449" Ford when he heads it south toward Inniger's house. Bobby Heller, who al- ways came in for a good tussle, is best known for his ability to "rough things up." He can usually be seen driving his Model A anywhere he goes. 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Dick played guard and was the key man on our passing attack. He was a good set shot. Dick was a good defensive player and could be expected to hold his man. He is a senior and will be missed in the next few years.-H. E. B. ROGER KUHN Rog was ineligible the first half of the year and didn't have much chance to play on the varsity. Rog played in the reserve role and played center position when needed.-H. E. B. VIRGIL GERBER Virg played in a reserve role behind our larger and more experienced players. His chances of playing were limited. Virg is a senior and LIS- ually played the guard position.-H. E. B. BOBBY HELLER Bobby also played in a reserve role behind our more experienced players. His chances of playing were limited but he came through in the pinches. Bobby is a senior and usually played the guard position.-H. E. B. ROBERT EHRSAM tbetter known as Jimi Jim was also one of the leading scorers on this year's team He was an excellent defensive play- er and was depended upon to hold the leading scorers of the opponents. Jim also did good work on the rebounds at both ends of the floor. Jim 'is a senior and will be missed greatly.-H. E, B. JIM ARNOLD Jim was the leading scorer on the team this year. He had an average of about 14 points a game and was always used at center. Being the largest boy on the team, he was depended upon to rebound and to hold the opponents' tall boys. Jim is a senior and will be missed in years to come.-H. E.. B. GLENN ROWDON Glenn was the smallest player on the team. He was very alert at all times and was also a long shot artist. He was a very good defensive playei' as well as offensive. Glenn is a senior and will be missed greatly.-H. E. B. GERALD NUSSBAURT wbetter known as "PO0f"l "Poof" didnt show up so well at the first of the season, but he came through in many games at the end of the season. "Poof" is a junior. p13YS forward. and will be depended upon next year for many fine performances.fH. E. B. LEROY KOLTER Leroy started off the year with a bang but his experience was lacking. He turned in many good performances this year. Leroy is a junior and will be depended upon greatly next SE3SOU.-H- E. B. CHARLES HOFFMAN Charlie played some very good games and was a good feeder. He is a junior and a very good one hand shot from the sides. He will be de- pended to lead the team to many victories next year.-H. E. B. ENOS SCHROCK Enos was our only sophomore on the varsity and came through with many good performances. He can shoot with either hand and is a Very good rebound man. Enos played a forward position and should develop into one of the best in the county his next two years.-H. E. B. Thirty-five LET'S GO FELLOWS Row lt Jim Brodbeck flVlanagerJ Row 2: Willis Nussbaum, Walter Osterman, Bill Rowdon, Gene Bluhm, Hubert lsch Row 3: Mr. Bastin Coachg Roger Longen- berger, Kay Ratcliff, Kenneth Ehrman, Don Holloway, Edward Nussbaum, Lyle Ger- ber FRESHMAN TEAM The freshman team played three games this year losing all three of them. The team, a group of young enthusiastic players, played three of the better teams around. They played Bluffton, Decatur Commodores, and Pleasant Mills. Row 1: James Riley, D o y l e Arnold, D a l e Hirschy, David Nussbaum, Lester Schindler Row 2: Mr. Bastin lCoachJg Roger Longenberger, Lester Schwartz, Duke Hendricks, Bob Mitchel, An- dy Schrock, Roe L e h m a n , B u d Cook tManagerj SECOND TEAM The Adams Central second team made a good showing this year winning ten out of their 18 games. The team composed of mostly sophomores will be tough in the coming years. The team was paced by Roe Lehman, high scoring forward, who at the end of the season played some on the first team. Thirty-six OUR FUTURES IR. HIGH CHEERLEADERS Patty Beitler Marinell Lehman Phyllis S-prunger The junior high team, a well balanced club. won nine out of their .thirteen games played. The team also went to the finals in the grade school tourney. They were defeated by Monmouth in the finals after beat- ing St. Joe. The sportsmanship trophy in the tourney was given to Harold Arnold, Central's five foot eight inch forward. We are proud of our junior high and their coach, Mr. Reasoner. -- IUNIQR HIGH G TEAM lk' Row 1: John Row- don, Bill Ross, Roddy Beer, Les- ter Egly, Bob Johnston Row 2: Junior Nuss- baum, Harold Ar- nold, Jack Hen- dricks, Bob Heare, Dick Longenber- ger, Mr. Reasoner LCoachj Thirty-seven HIT "EM" HARD SOFTBALL TEAM Row 1-Bud Cook fManagerJ, Jim Ehrsam, Enos Schrock Raymond Wor den, Rex Ehrsam Row 2-Glenn Rowdon, Roger Longenberger, Doyle Arnold Dale Hirschy Lester Schwartz, David Nussbaum, Jim Arnold Dick Baumgartner Row 3-Bruce Hirschy, Gerald Nussbaum, Andy Schrock Robert Dick Charlie Hoffman, Leroy Kolter, Mr. Bastin fCoachQ The Adams Central softball team finished a fair season winning two and losing four. Here are the scores: Monmouth ...... ........ 6 Jefferson ...... ......., 5 Hartford ,......... ........ 1 2 Monmouth ,,,,,,.. ........ 2 Jefferson ...... ....,... 7 Hartford ...... ........ 6 Thirty-eight Central Central Central Central Central Central OLD MACDONALD'S F. F.P.. Row 1-Jim Arnold, sentinelg Charlie Hoffman, vice presidentg Bruce Schnepp, secretaryg Bobby Heller, presidentg Glen Strahm, treasurerg Walter Osterman, news reporter Row 2-Mr. Thacker, Gene Hurst, Marvin Taylor, Eugene Weber, Kay Ratcliff, Wendell Beer, Bill Rowdon Our agriculture students have organized and affiliated themselves with the Future Farmers of America. This is a national organization of high school agriculture students. It has many purposes and goals of which some of the outstanding ones are as follows: To promote vocational education in agriculture among the boys in our school district. To create more prestige and dignity of farming as an occupation and strengthen the confidence of the farm boy in himself and his Work. To promote scholarship and worthy achievement among students in vocational agriculture. To promote thrift and otherwise encourage Wise use of earnings. To develop character, train for useful citizenship, and foster patriotism. Thirty-nine The bell summons . . . Guess who . . . Hungry . . . We help Joe . . . Working hard . . . Glamour boy . . . Cooking can be fun . , . Our banker . . . Basketball practice? . . . MISS CRIST . . . Brother Thacker . . . Cooks and Collier, FOT1y l 'I .Ja....., Harve and pals . . . We have a test . . . nice Ford convertible . . . Galley slaves . . . Elizabeth laughs . . . Lunch line . . . Don'tfa11, Pete . . , Tall man . . . Donlt get hurt, Harve Forty-Une I 1 THE GANG'S ALL HERE "Tcrttleta1e" Patty ..... .,.,.,.... Elberta Warthman Walt Kennedy Albert Teeple Mrs. Blaine ...... ........... D arleen Yoder Luella .....,............. ,..,,,,,. G race Fisher Mr. Blaine ....ee ve,,re....eer.,r..,. R oger Kuhn Monica .....e.....e.. e........ J ane Baltzell Isabel ,eeeeeeA,,. ...,,,... A udrey Burkhead Barney ,,............,... .....ee,,e,.,4. J im Arnold Artie ,,....,,, ,,,,vv,wre....,. D on Rupert Mr. Whittaker ....... ......t,,, B ruce Hirschy Ida May .....r,,,,,,, t...... N eva Mallonee Mr. Bixley ....t,.... ...,,..... V irgil Moser Tod .......4..........,,..t...... ........ G lenn Rowdon Mrs. Lorimer ttt,.. .t....,........ A lice Beineke Paul Cummings ....., ...,..,..,. I ioward Rich Hetty Heaton ....t. ...t....,..tt.... B etty McKean Mr. Nixon rtee.....,... ,v....i,.,tYY, V irgil Gerber Quiz ....,t....,Y....t.....t..,.......... Coretta Chamness Mrs, Nixon ,ttw,,, ,,vw,,,, R osalyn Wagner Students ....,t....,t..........r,.,,.....,,..,. Jim Ehrsam, Miss Wiggam ...,... ......,..t,...,.. D ixie Hill Bobby Heller, Curtis Nussbaum As the curtain rises the Blaine's vivacious young daughter, Patty, is typing her novel on a "borrowed" typewriter. Complications arise when a detective is called in by the school principal to solve the mystery of his missing typewriter. In his efforts to return the "borrowed" machine Patty's friend, Tod, ruins it. In order to pay for the typewriter Patty decides to sell her novel, by Ermintrude deLacey, to the local paper. In reality she sells her treasured diary. The personal but true items hidden in the diary cause an uproar in the small town. Trouble comes to Isabel, Patty's older sister, and to her boy friend, Paul Cummings. Throughout, Ida May, Patty's bosom pal, tries to 'Lpour oil on the troubled Waters." In the final act, Patty reveals herself as Ermintrude deLacey and being a sweet unspoiled girl, the town forgives her for everything. Forty-two AS THE SCENE OPENS "The Brain Storm" Willoughby Adams .,4,,, ,A,,,,,,, C arl Yoder Aunt Hester ,vo,.,ooo.A......o.w,oo,oo,o Pauline Rupert Inner Willy ...,.,,ee,.,..,, .,,,,.... L oren Moser Marybelle Turner .........w Mary Baumgartner Chuck Martin .....r..........,.....,... Andy Schrock Coach Lloyd .e,..,,ee.r.,,,o,l.... Gerald Nussbaum Johnny Newton .......,,,........ Duke Hendricks Hank Johnson ....aeoea ............ G eorge Geyer Harvey Downs .....v. ...,....,,.,r... D on Haines Lottie ......,a,,.,, Ya.., aa.,aaa,a..... E d ith Steury Ralph Jones ....,.. ....eee,,... L eroy Kolter Marion ,,.,a,....ee., .r..,.,aer.. M arie Habegger Sally Bishop .,,,... ......., B everly Lobsiger Anna ..,,.. ...,,,e B ernita Ehlerding Aunt Louise ........ ....,.,eea.. C arolyn Egly Kay ,iee..,.,iie ..i.Yi,.....,. P atsy Teeple Aunt Olga ,,.,.,.. ,,...... D elores Graber Dorothy ..,.ii.. ,i.ii..... D iana Crist Shy, reticent Willoughby Adams, who has become a spineless creature in the hands of his three maiden aunts, is a slave to his roommates' desires. At the college dorm this small-town boy is the pawn in the hands of the other fellows until inegrnatic Inner Willy, part conscience, part childhood ambitions and inhibitions, materializes to goad this jellyfish-gradually and painfully-into a man. Willoughby has the makings of an athlete but is convinced of the dangers involved in playing football. His aunts almost have him talked into returning to Middletown where he can settle down with the home-town girl, Marybelle, "the blight in the gar- den of life," according to invisible Inner Willy. But impish Inner Willy sticks around until the conversion of Willoughby is complete. Through the influence of pert Sally Eishop and petitions of school-spirited students, he agrees to play football for Clinton ollege. Forty- three LET'S SING Chorus Row 1-Pat Arnold, Patricia Teeple, Bernita Ehlerding, Mary Jane Steury Irene Schwartz, Marilyn Durr, Virginia Mitchel, Arlene Habegger Row 2-Elaine Freels, Mary Ellen Byerly, Fannie Margaret Habegger Audrey Andrews, Pauline Rupert, Mary Jane Troxel, Pat Barger, Car- olyn Egly Row 3-Beverly Lobsiger, Virginia Taylor, Edith Steury, Diana Crist Sally Ross, Marie Rowdon, Gloria Crownover, June Caudle Here's To Dear Central TUNE: Here's to De Pauw Here's to dear Central, here's to our school Here's to the place where good feelings rule We will sing praises to our dear school Dear Central High, here's to you. Then we will fight, fight on down the floor Shouting for victory Fight, fellows, fight and we will win this game. We'll give a long shout for Central's men, We're here to win again, Fight, fight until the end, For Central High. Forty-four BUSY BEES P4 W L+-any Sitting: Elberta Warthman, advertising managerg Darleen Yoder, editorg Virgil Gerber, business managerg Miss Sprunger, faculty advisor Standing: Rosalyn Wagner, circulation managerg Coretta Chamness, typistg Howard Rich, photography editorg Jim Arnold, sports editorg Audrey Burkhead, Neva Mallonee, literary editors. Not Pictured: Roger Kuhn Gee, I sure wish I knew what all the rustle and bustle around school is about. I won- der why all the seniors are rushing around trying to get out of class. Just a minute ago I saw Bobby Heller go whizzing by yelling, "My father won't let me go on Saturdays!"- Elberta dashed after him shouting, t'But you have to! We can't get out of school for that." Go where? Gee, I wish some people would let me in on some of these things. What's all the jabbering between Darleen and Miss Sprunger? Is Darleen working for an "A" or is something actually up? Wait, here comes Rosie. I'll ask her what's going on around here.-"Hey, Rosie, what's cooking among the seniors?"-"I haven't time to gos- sip now I have to see Virgil about orders."-Orders? You mean Virgil can order her around now?-Whats this about Neva and dates? You mean she is actually asking other people for dates?-Audrey seems to be about as loco as Neva because she goes around talking about wills. I'm beginning to wonder if she is expecting to die or is that some guy's name?-Did I hear Pete say he wanted to get a shot at someone? Shot? You mean he is actually going to murder someone?-Miss Sprunger must not be able to write anymore. She keeps running to Coretta asking her to type mysterious things 'for her. Besides that she goes around asking the seniors to identify someone. Does she mean at the Morgue? ? '? '?-Here comes Darleen, she should give us the low down on what's going on around here. "Why sure I will! We are putting out an an- nual called CEN-TRAILS and are rushing to meet deadlines with the publishers." Forty-five Ifubwiaamg CEN - TRAILS 1950 lished by THE SENIOR CLASS A CENTRAL SCHOOL 4,,. . 'L 'N il 1 Y 3' x Giant .Jim . . . Fiosh Ag Class , , , F1sher , U Forty-six Mail man Calendar Sept. 1 Enrollment day for all the inmates, I mean students. of Adams Central. Sept. 6 We're here for eight and one half months, so we might as well make the best of it. Sept. 15 Seniors to have pictures taken at Cron's Studio. We win softball game from Jefferson. Sur- prise! Sept. 27 Reuben Zimmerman's funeral. Sept. 30 Dismissed part of day for Bluffton fair. Pigs, cows, and horses, here we come! Oct. 5 Seniors decide on class commencement announcements. I hope we graduate! RAH! SCARLET! RAH! GREY! We pick school colors. Oct. 12 Out one half day for the Decatur fair -all except seniors who have play practice. Rich takes fourteen home in his Model A. Were we crowded'?!'?!? Oct. 19 Fight, Team, Fight! Eileen, Elizabeth, and Donna are elected cheerleaders. Con- gratulations, kids. School skating party at Bells. "Did you rind the floor hard when you met?" Oct. 20 Report cards already? Oct. 21 Rev. Chambers is chapel speaker. Sophomore class party at C.C.C. Oct. 24 Seniors have dress rehearsal. or was it practice? Oct. 25-26 Seniors present "TA'I'I'LE'I'A.LE." Will Broadway give us a six or twelve month contract? Oct. 27-28 lf beauty is there-they take it! If not-they make it! Let's see how much they make on our graduation pictures we had tak- en today! Nov. 2 UGO! YOU! GREYHOUNDSV' We nick- name the team as "Greyhounds" Nov. 4 First basketball game. Willshire wins. Nov. 8 Hot lunches, finally. Hunting season opens, too. ls that where the 23 absent stu- dents are? Nov. 9 Special singing by the Bacons. Nov. 10 First movie. Nov. 11 Rev. Hammond speaks in morning chapel. We come from behind a ten point lead with three minutes to go to beat Geneva by three points. Nov. 17 First home game - got beat by Jeffer- son. Nov. 18 Rev. Null speaks in morning service -wonder how he does that little trick of magic'??'?'? Nov. 22 Won two, lost two. Back to 500717 by taking a game away from Pleasant Mills. Nov. 23 Thanksgiving vacation begins-watch that waistline. HA! HA! Nov. 30 What again? Report cards. Dec. 1 Get beat by Hartford. Better luck next time. il hope? Dec. 10 Beat again, this time by Ossian. ls that Bluffton floor jinx? I l I Aid r - - Basketball heroes . . . Janitor Joe . . .Mary's I music box . . . Shop work Dev. 14 Well, I guess that Bluffton floor isn't jinx, beacuse we walked over Rockcreek. They're here! Our sweaters, that is. Dec. 16 Rev. Parsley gives chapel message this morning. Back in "L" column again, Commodores beat us. Dec. 21 t'Got another card?" Seniors pass out -name cards. Dec. 22 Busy day. Seniors get pictures from Cron. Chorus sings Christmas Carols at Old Peoples Home. and we get our Christmas treat in form of a full length movie, named, "Home Sweet Homicide." Dec. 23 I ast dev of school this year, Don't feel sad. 1950 is just around the corner. Dec. 23 The hilih school presents lamps to the Adams County Memorial Hospital in morn- ing program. Dr. Gerald Jones is speaker. Monmouth beat us by one point. Jan. 3 On this first dav of school this year, Miss Schertz heard bells. She hears wedding bells since she got a diamond for Christmas. We win again. Guess we showed Pleasant Mills. Jan. -1 No school-high water. Jan. 6 Semester tests-hot water! XVe eot a T-E-A-M on the B-E-A-M-We beat the highly respected Monroeville Cubs. Nice work. boys. Jan. 9 More tests, ugh. Conversation over- heard in hall: Nit: I should have studied harder. Wit: Studied harder nothing, should have stu- died period. Jan. 10 Another day vacation. Jan. 12 EXTRA! EXTRA! CRASH IN LUNCH ROOM. BENCH BREAKS, SOPHOMORE GIRLS FALL TO FLOOR. Jan. 12-13-14-County tourney. Lost to Mon- mouth in Thursday night cap. Win consolation game from Jefferson. Commodores beat Monmouth in finals. Jan. 13 Rev. Gehman brought guest speaker, Rev, Pike. Jan, 17 Beat Chester Center in a close one. Jan. 20 Our chapel speaker is Rev. Krehbiel. Jan. 30 Beat 'em once, Beat 'em twice-Ge- neva that is. Jan. 24 Alcoholics Anonymous Association film and lecture. Jan. 25 Report cards BY MAIL TO PARENTS. Jan. 27 Rev. Schmid speaks in chapel. Hartford bows to us on their hardwood. Jan. 28 We come from behind in the final min- utes to beat Petroleum. The second team wins a thrilling double over- time in one of their best games of the season. Nice work boys. Jan. 31 Full length movie "Captain Fury." Feb. 1 Farmers' Institute-Edith. Steury-a prize in every entry. Congratulations! Feb. 3 Sit down, smile. snap, next. Sit down, smile. snap. next. All the students. faculty. cooks, janitor. bus drivers, and board mem- bers have individual pictures taken. I hope the camera can stand it. Forty-seven 'QU T321 Q 4' C ,fgf We play Monmouth . . , Telephone numbers??? Miss Schertz directs . . . Majorette . . . Smile . . . Forty-eight Wise guys Feb. 4 We want a V-I-C-T-O-R-Y-and get it by sending Jackson home defeated in a close battle on the Bluffton hardwood. Feb. 7 The annual will be known as Cen- Trails, since Carl Yoder submitted the best entry in the contest. Feb. 8 Eight scholarly seniors try for scholar- ships. Monmouth breaks our winning streak. Feb. 9 Cron takes activity pictures for annual. Juniors and Seniors journey to Decatur for chest X-ray. Feb. 10 In morning chapel, Rev. Shadowens speaks. Feb. 13-14-15 "Mid-winter" vacation. If we all owned boats we would have school. Am I glad we don't. Feb. 16 Rickety Rackety Russ Were not allowed to cuss But nevertheless we must confess, The Commodores beat us. Feb. 23-24-25 Sectional Tourney-Lost to the defending '49 champs, the Yellow Jackets, in the Thursday night cap. But-"They did fine, They did swell, Let's give them A great big yell! RAH! YEA! GREYHOUNDS! The Jackets went on to win the tourney. Feb. 28 Report cards. Will we graduate? Mar. T Film on Guadalcanal. Mar. 21 Film on Africa. Senior class party. Mar. 22 Don't get stage fright now.-Juniors have dress rehearsal. Mar. 23, 24 The Juniors present "THE BRAIN STORM." The critics say it was a success. Congratulations, Juniors!!! Mar. 30 Miss Beavers giving Geometry as- signment: "Tomorrow we will go in circles." Apr. 1 Four students enter Regional math con- est at Blutlton. Four winners, natch! Apr. 3 Merrily we roll along-Senior skating party at Bells. Apr. 13 Senior rummage sale. If you don't want what you bought bring it back and sell it next year. Doyle Arnold and Marilyn Durr winners of King and Queen contest. Apr. 17 "In your Easter bonnet," style show climaxing P.T.A. pot-luck honoring Central's basketball teams. Apr. 21 Junior-Senior field trip to Internation- al Harvester and Lincoln Life Insurance Com- pany. Junior-Senior party in gym. A1'fl'. 29 State linal math contest at Blooming- ton. May 1-5 Senior trip to Detroit, Canada, Ni- agara, and Cleveland. May 7 Baccalaureate. May 8 Seniors receive sheepskins at gradua- tion exercises held at the Monroe Methodist Church-Dr. Emens, speaker. May 9 School's out, school's out, teacher let the fools out. Gerber Furniture and Upholstery Manufacturers, Retailers, Wholesalers of QUALITY FURNITURE 4.,.-..-Y..-.-.,Y...-7-777 1..?. ,- , , EVERYTHING FOR THE HOME Custom Built Furniture Bendix Radios and Television Re-Upholstering Venetian Blinds Custom Made Drapes Floor Covermg-all Kmds Complete Windows' Decorations Custom Built Cabinets Admiral Appliances 1 mile NOI'th of BLUFFTON, INDIANA PHONE 524 Open Tuesday and Saturday evening -:::,,,,',, ,,,,,s'-Q ,..9, , . ,,,,,,, -4-','''",',",,,',,4-,"f."',""'4-'N'ff-'04-Q'-4-"Q",-,""04--J liz 4-::' Q,,,',Q.' 0,:',,Q::: :::.,',,:: ::' Oth, 'Tl O 'Y N Q I as L, V I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I I I I 'I 'I I I I I 'I 'I I I I 'I 'I I I I I I I I I I I I I 2 I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I If Fifty Phone 533 Bluffton. Indiana .,---,-v-- ----',--- STEF F EN HOME APPLIANCES Your Frigidaire Dealer Phone 1070 115 North Main Street BLUFFTON, INDIANA ,'::,::::,'::::,::: FARMERS AND MERCHANTS BANK Bluffton, Indiana General Banking SAFETY - SERVICE - COURTESY Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation ,,,4"'::: , ::::,::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: ROSE HILL DAIRY PRODUCTS Grade "A" PASTEURIZED - HOMOGENIZED - VITAMIN D HOOSIER BRAND Tele. 564 Rose Hill Dairy. Inc. Bluffton, Indiana ::::,,,.::: : I I I I I I I I I I I E I I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 0' ,.' 04 ,-.,A,e, 0,4-.',,',,"' ,4- Ware Baker Co. 0 ' III II- f Q Ig! I Everything for the Dairy Farm CADILLAC CARS SURGE IN TERNA TIONAL I-IARVES TER Trucks, Tractors, Parts, Service CQRVIN BRINER, Qwner Phone 954 Bluffton, Indiana ::.,,.,:: : :,:::::.-:::,-:::::::::::::::: ::::e-:::::.A:::: 9 4+ 4+ 5 S ::::'::'::::::::':::::' Z 'r Hunter Trucking 6. Gulf Station 41 '1 SAND - GRAVEL - CRUSHED STONE - LIME STONE 31 1 Haulirlg and Spreading 41 Call Bluffton 1340 E South Edge Bluffton, State Road No. I ,.., EE U-nn nn E TEFF HARDWARE C0 E, CHRYSLER-PLYMOUTH 1 S EN ' :E S 1 SALES and SERVICE 2 Joseph Myer, Manager f S 1, 5 S Frame, Front End Alignment, E G. E. APPLIANCES HANNA PAINT If 4+ ' 5 'r Magneto Service S Cel Quality and Service- 2 1 1 E -Steffen Gives Both 3 . 1 Phone 29 Bluffton' Indlana E Phone 47 Bluffton, Indiana Menu, ...., -- ,,,:,..,, -,,l,:::H.-xx- ---:::H:H:m:m fi 5 31 Everything for the Office 2 FrYbaCk'S Dairy store 2 5 5 A v , 1 Venis Office Supply Co. QI Home of U 1 f F RYBACK,S ICE CREAM 1 115 S. Johnson St 2 1: 1, :P Phone 428 Bluffton, Indiana 206 W, Market 51, 1 'V ROYAL OFFICE MACHINES 1: Phone 681 Bluffton, Indiana fl 1, : P 4, 3 3 IAHN Funeral Home 1 LANTZ Poultry co. 1, I, s . 51 24-Hour Ambulance SCTVICC :E poultry, Eggs and Feeds z I, 1, 4 Phone 109 Bluffton, Indiana IE 213 N. Scott st. Phone 297 S 1 To Serve as we would be Served if BLUFFTON 1, 'r II II 1, 3 -::: :,,,,,,,: ,:::::,,5 Fifty-on C X :::::"::::' in P z PURE BRED BERKSHIRE HOGS P 5 Breeding Stock for Sale fl P 2 DEKALB if 5 HYBRID SEED CORN 4 . 2 if Compliments of 2 64 Varieties to Select From 1: 'r E Seed for Replanting Furnished 5, 4: I z Of Chafee 11 FRIEDA s BEAUTY DEKALB 5 2 HYBRID CHICKS 1: 5 2 Bred the Same as Hybrid Corn ' E Hybrids Outlay Standard Birds :E z l 1, PHONE 66628 , From 2 to 6 doz. per bird 2 5 5 5 S Q I - MONROE, INDIANA 2 Chrls A. Innlger 5 1 3 immme. Ind.. R. 1 Phone 66345 f s s I 3 5 5 5 - ,..' ::"::::::,-',:::: - - - - - - -f: z v,,--- ,,. v 5 s s s s s s 5 , s ' COPPESS CORNER s s s s 2 s Q RESTAURANT GROCERIES 3 5 I MARATHON GASOLINE 5 s E SEIBERLING and MILLER TIRES 5 s S One Mile West of Monroe Corner Highways 27-124 s 5 PHONE MONROE 66431 5 s 1 , ,: ,,,, A A: - Fifly-Iwo 4-4-'Q',QQQQQQ.',,QQ."04-Q,-.' o"'404.44s44.Q4044-.AQQQQQQQQQQQQQ4-40404-044400.04-.0 1 '.,' Q4-.QQQOQQ4-04-4-of-we-00.5, 4-.04-so v-,NQQQQ-.I-s,,N""ve"""0"v,A.' ',' , ' 0 ---,.,--- :4 ZURCHER'S MOBIL SERVICE Mobil Gas Lubrication Mobil Oil Batteries TIRES Firestone U. S. MONROE, INDIANA AUTOMOBILE PAINTING BODY 8: FENDER WORK Louis Mcrttctx MoNROE, INDIANA Phone Monroe 66461 ,',',,, Q'',,"',s,',-',',',,-.,,",4-.,'Q' Compliments of BAHNER'S BARBER SHOP Monroe. Indiana ',::' PHONE 66551 Compliments of Mcrdge's Home Lunch MADGE JOHNSTON Monroe Indiana AQ...-.-:v :::,::: If you are considering building a new home, let us help you in planning PLANS and ESTIMATES AVAILABLE Leo Sprunqer 6: Son Phone 6-6750 Monroe, Indiana AI I I 'I 'I I I I I I 'I 'I I I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 1 1 1 'I 'I 'I 'I 1 'I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I I I I I I I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I J -----v--- ...... ---'- Fifty-thfr 91' ::::::,:::.-:::':::: A:::':,, Slucky Furniture Company I 'I 'I 5: MONROE, INDIANA E Phone 66666 I I Fumiture - Hardware - Appliances 'I WHERE YO UR 5 BUYS MORE 'I I I , 'IJ'-::::9:::: ::::L9:::::::::P:::::::6J::::7:::::4L:::: V 'I I I I 'I E MODEL HATCHERY I I MONROE, INDIANA I E Phone 66666 I ii HIGHEST QUALITY CHICKS I 4, -A..-.,.,A.,--,,,,,,, -:::-,,::.-: :::-,,,,,,,::,,-,:: ----:::..:.-::- I I 'I 'I I I I I I 'I I I I CENTRAL MARKET I I :E 'I 5 . . 5 GIOCGTIBS - Meats - Nohons I I I 2 ICE CREAM POP CANDY Z I I I MONROE. INDIANA PHONE 66561 I I I I I I I I I I 4, ::::::,,:-..--,,::: ,:::,,,:,,,,,,,:- Fifty-four ::- :::::,--:::,-. ,,:::::,::, Q Compliments of BERNE Nursing Home 906 West Main Berne, Ind. Phone 5421 Mr. Walter Winchester Mrs. Walter Winchester, R.N, Proprietors Q::::,:::: -:::::::::::4",::,::, :: ::: A:::4-Q::: :::Q'::::0::::: THE HOME OF GOOD CLOTHING Kahn cmd Stylemcirt Suits Sprunger, Lehman Co. BERNE, INDIANA ::::::':::::::Q:::- :::Q:::Qf':::o FIRST BANK GF BER E Member of FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM BERNE ,,,,,:::: ::::,:::: ::: INDIANA GILLIOM LUMBER CO. Building Materials PAINT - ROOFING - WINDOWS - DooRs BERNE. INDIANA Phone 36 -:: : : :v-",:: Q: :: :,0,-Q: v-,00',4-.0-.4-.Q-.4-.4-.4 Graher's Produce Buyers of POULTRY and EGGS Berne. Indiana Phone 86 '7 5 5 'I 'I 5 5 5 'I 'I 5 5 5 'I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 5 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 4 'I I 4 I 'I 'I 'I 5 'I 'I 5 5 5 5 'P 'I 5 'I 'I 5 5 5 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 I 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 :::,-.A:: -,:.-:::".-:-:Q Fifty-fir E' LOOKING TO THE FUTURE We, the :tirst graduating class of Adams Central, are happy to present this first edition of CEN-TRAILS. At the present time the high school students of Monroe, Washington, and Kirkland townships are being taught in the former Kirkland building. The grade children are together in the iformer Monroe building. There are three country schools located in Wash- ington township and three in Monroe township. This arrangement is to be continued only until the new building is built. The proposed site for this school is pictured above. It is just west of Monroe on Highway 124. The site starts at the corner post on the north side of the road. It is our sincere wish that in the near future this new school building will be erected and its rules and ideals established. F 41 41 41 4 41 41 4 41 41 TP 'I '1 41 41 4 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 1 41 41 41 41 41 41 :1 4 4 41 41 41 1 1 41 1 1 41 41 41 41 4 ---',,--- "I LIKE TO SHOP ATIG1-E" HOME Such Low Prices-Every Day You will find IGA prices always save Owned you money. So Conveniently Located There's a thrifty IGA Store right near your home. and HOME So Friendly and Courteous Drop in. We know how to make you feel at home. Operated THE COMPLETE FOOD MARKET Phone 15 GROCERIES, FRUITS, VEGETABLES AND MEATS BERNE, INDIANA GLEN GIFFORD 1 41 4, --::, .... -- ,- - ,- - ,,-,-::,,,,,-,,,,,,:::-,,,,,,,,, ,,,,-:::- 4 1 41 1 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 1 1 41 41 41 41 41 1 4 1 41 41 41 41 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 -,,,,,',",, THE HABIT CLEANING - MEN'S WEAR - PRESSINC Are your clothes becoming to you or should they be coming to us? BERNE INDIANA THE FAIR STORE Berne's Variety Slorc Since T903 Home and School Needs GIFTS FOR ALL AGES AND OCCASIONS You will he pleased with our merchandise g.,,-',,'",'""",,,:::,':::::::::::::::::::::::::: Fifty-sir ,,,,,::: A:::,,::,,:::w -:::,,,:::'0,, I I I 1 I I 4 'I I f""""" "' """"": TTT TTHHTT 7 'I I l 1 It Graber T1n 6. Plurnblnq I . I 4: 4 Compliments of 1: I 'I Dealer In I - 'I I Dr. Edwln N ffeler 4 HOT AIR F URNACES I Y II I 4 SHEET METAL WORK 4 CHIRQIDRACTQR 4 4 GOULDS BALANCED FLOW 4 1: 'I JET WATER SYSTEM 5 South Fulton Street :I gf NOAH GRABER, P1-op. Phone No. 1 4 BERNE INDIANA I: 'I BERNE, INDIANA E 'I 4 -::::::::::::::'::",::,'xr:::::,':::::::':: """"","'0' ,' 'I si ' is 4: 'I 4, 'I 'I FORREST BMSIGER " :I 1' I :I Your Sinclair Dealer 21 4 I 1: OLDSMOBILE INTERNATIONAL , Sales and Service F arm equipment 1, 4, and Motor Trucks 'I I 'I '4 PHONE 81 QI 4 I gf BERNE, INDIANA fl 4,,,,,,,,o ,,,,,,,,,,,:mm,,,,,,.,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, ,ml I II I UTI-IE STORE WHERE YOUR MONEY BUYS MORE" II 4, 4' 'I I 4, 1 I Habegger Furmlure, Inc. I 'I 4 4 Ii Complete Home Furnishings EI I and General Electric Appliances I 4, I ft Corner U. S. 27 and High Street 4 Phone 161 If 4 BERNE, INDIANA 1: 4, 'I 4, 'I 4, 'I 1' It I I 1: COTHDIIITIQHIS of I II :I 14 4: I .1 NORMAN E. BEAVER. NLD. 4: 'I fl EE I 4, Phone 630 or 631 BERNE, INDIANA ' 'I 4 I I EE Lx, ,,,,,H,- nee: eeeeeeeee Fifty-scve 'Il 5,4-: ::"::A,,::::,::,,'. ::: 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4+ 4+ 4 4 4 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 1 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4 4 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4 4 4+ 4+ 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 E 4 4 4 4 5 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 Berne Electric Anything Electrical BERNE, INDIANA Phone 70 Equily Meal Markel HOME KILLED MEA TS GROCERIES - F RUITS Free Delivery BERNE INDIANA . , ,,,,,':::- A:::':::: A::::::: A A A A A A A A A A A - BERNE OVERALL CO.. Inc. Marzufaclurcrs of MENS WORK GARMENTS BERNE INDIANA -,Q0",'.',,'-,'4-'Q A A A A A A A A, A A A A H. 1. EHRSAM Implement Sales J. I. CASE SALES 6: SERVICE Phone 6191 BERNE, INDIANA MASTER FEED STORE IEHMAN BROS. GRAIN - SEEDS - FERTILIZERS CUSTOM CRINDINC and MIXING Phone 457 BERNE INDIANA LA 4-.4-.4-,00'A,0'04-,'0,:.A:0Q::0:::: P --------,---- CHRIS ZUERCHER, Accordion Mfr Phone 290 Berne Ind I. h g Instr men! All '41 Remo e in X w 'ilfty-eiglzt FA- .... A -I 1 1 I 1 I I - - - - - :f:f:H:-:::f:f:H::::: HH:::'fNH:H:::H:::H":::::: 3 1, I 'I O - :I 'I For Those Who Seek Perfection Nhgprg qbuahfg jglnulffg :I " It since 1910 " 1 ' ' 1 I I 't S :f C. AUGUST NAGEL 4 1 I ,I I ANN'S Phone 150 1: I 5' WE DELIVER I I Beauty Salon -I 15 ' I: Member 1 I 1- Telegraph Delivery Flowers I , BERNE INDIANA :I Service For All Occasions 1: : LH, ,,,,,,.,,,,,,,.,,,, .1 ,,,,,,.,,, 151 I 1 I 31 Q DEPENDABLE FURNITURE - SUPERIOR CRAFTSMANSHIP :I 1 ll I I I SMITH BROTHERS I I I 1 I Furniture Manufacturing Co. if 1 " I -Incorporatecl-- , 11 11 1 I BERNE, INDIANA 1: 1 11 I :,,,,,,,, H, ,,,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,, ,N ,,,,,,, , I: I: 1, I I 1' I' 1: 11 1 li 1 11 :E CDMPLIMENTS OF 11 I EE 1, jr 1, 1: 'I ECONOMY PRINTING CONCERN I I I II :I 1 5 1: 1: I Printing - Binding - Lithogrcrphing It I 1, In I :E 1 I 1 I g II 1: BERNE INDIANA 1: 1 E1 1 1: :P I' I 1: 11 I1 'I 1, -::: :::::::-S Fifty-nivl 0 Iv-'S'-'+f'ff""ff""' """"" :::::::::: -::::::::::::::- :: 'I I: L. L. YAGER L. LUTHER YAGER J. JEROME YAGER 'C ' I II YAGER S FURNITURE STORE 1 1 - ,E Furruture Funeral Home 1 Carpets, Rugs Modern 1, ' I I: Planes Ambulance SGTVICG 'I II BERNE - PHONE 224 - SINCE 1910 '1 1:,,,,,,,:,,,,,,,,:,,,,,,,:,,,,, ,.,. ,HL ,-,, ,,,,, A, ,,,,,,, 1 'I II 11 if IE BERNE ICE CREAM CO. 1, 1, 1, ...... .L III A 1, 1 1 - ., 1, if 11 H Efviolf' r 1 WHERE YOU GET 1I A 1' 11 . 1: THE GOOD THINGS OF LIFE :1 Sales - - Servlces L 1, 1, ' 1' Ph 106 :E CASOLINE AND OILS , one ': UNITED STATES TIRES 7, --,- N , ,wmmm:m: ,,,,: H 1 1 'vvv 'v '- Q' AUTO ACCESSORIES :E +I , LIECHTY BROTHERS rf 11 Hiram Liechty Elmer Liechty 1 lellerson Garage if Oswald 11 1, ,i 1: fl Plumbing-Heating-Pumps 1, ' 1 Ph 90 1' ,, 1: one 1: Weldillg-"StokOl Coal Stokers I: BERNE, INDIANA 1: I BERNE, INDIANA P 4, 31 ' M I ,,,,,, ,NM '1 """" 'T' """" ::::::":::' :' :::""'::"::::":"' il 1 1 :E SERVUS STORE :E BERNE LOCKER STORAGE It Berne, Indiana . 1: Hardware and Electrical Appliances If 524 West Franklm St' 1 'I :E WESTINGHOUSE BERNE, INDIANA If 1: Phone 43 11 RADIOS, RANGES, REFRIGERATORS 1: if HORTON WASHERS LOCKER SERVICE 1 fl M. B. Habegger D. D. Lehman 5- 1: E. L. Lehman, Props. :I CUSTOM BUTCHERING AND CURING 1: 1, 1. ,... ,, ,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,:::,:: ..,,.... ,,,,,,,,,,, : ,:,::::::::-. Sigrly In In Ii I Authorized I . . , , G 1- ff N2 ates V-BELT Sales 5: U- "ff-gif-:Lang :E I GENERAL REPAIRING I 2" V4-TE 1' I I I: " Electric 61 Acetylene " IE Welding ,, ,000 ,-,4- lu v 'r 'r 5 S I S 5 S 4 P In 'r In 'I I L Felber Machine 8. Welding Shop MASSEY-HARRIS - I I - I -1- .. , Implements .I 1'-flxf' K 1' xx PARTS SALES . , v PEI I " N E SERVICE K 'I 7- QQ, f j W In f fcheck-ups 6: Overhaulsl ' L ,E ff. ses A 5 .I ' A,.: ,,,,.,: 4.E.,,, I D. W. FIREOVED V ' ,:,- 5 I I M-11 ' V Q' .4 V Q A FIRST! E Veterinarian 5 . 6' I F G E Phones 321 and 369 M. Lehman Appliances E BERNE, INDIANA 109 Sprunger Street I BERNE, INDIANA 2 Gollschalk Supply Company "We Aim To Please" Berne, Indiana Phone 240 Quality Coal for Every Purpose PAINTS - FERTILIZER - LAWN SEEDS DR. HESS TONICS :::::::::::::,-:::::::::, Q- f.",--4-,.,v-eg S'.'tJ vs, 7 O ,.,,0.p 4-04- 4I 'I 'I 'I I I 4' 4-'QQ' 44- I I I I I 'IQ'-4-.,,,,,C,, 4, ',,, LIECHTY MOTOR SERVICE BUICK PONTIAC SALES 6: SERVICE PHONE 103 BERNE, INDIANA ::: ,:::: ::,,::: .,..,-.,.,.,,.,-.,,,,.,.,,,,,e,,,,,,,- :::::::::: MEET AND EA T at BERNE, INDIANA PHONE 167 ,,:::::: A A:,,,,-v::o: ::::- Compliments of Mennonite Book Concern BERNE. INDIANA THE BIGGEST and MOST COMPLETE Stock of SCHOOL BOOKS and SUPPLIES In Adams County I I I I I -::4,:: :::Q:::- - ::- - - - STENGEL 6. CRAIG DRUG STORE I I I 4-4- 0,4-4-.Q4-.0 REMEMBER LIVE BETTER WITH Lass 2 WALTER FENSTERMAKER BERNE INDIANA I Berne Indiana I I Syl ------AA,---,---- r ---------- --- ----- --- -v--- 5 "BE SURE" I I INSURE WITH I Schug-Neuenschwander, Inc. COMPLETE INSURANCE SERVICE Telephones 34 and 547-BERNE E - - - - - - - -, 00.-000000: 00000000 00000 1, Berne Equily 1 Exchange Co. I I I 'I FEEDS - SEEDS - COAL FERTILIZER I 'I Q Berne and Linn Grove, Indiana I Chattanooga and Tama, Ohio I I I S 5 2 5 5 I I I I I I Lunches 5 U I W I 0-000000000000- 000, A::::::0000:: COMPLIMEN' TS of Deryll's Sludio -E- BERNE INDIANA 0::::0.-000000 000000000 THE CITY LUNCH Short Orders SANDVVICI-IES and FOUNTAIN SERVICE Lester Babcock and Robert Schindler, Props. 5 I A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A0000:::00::00000000000.-.A.A S IJTI e Y' :::::0,::::,0Q:::: -::.::::::: 4,00Q0','f"'0"000"0"04 'Q'-,,',4-Q0 Q4 ,"".'."""000A,0v-.0Q.Q4Q0Q0N'Q.,-,00a00'"Q0,0"'0"'01-,QQ 'Ov Cn V99-07-0 ..., 5-5 .. Q J.. o Try Uur SUPER AUTOMOBILE SERVICE Get All Your Motoring Requirements At One Stop Repairing and Accessories of All Kinds PLYMOUTH and CHRYSLER SALES and SERVICE MAIN STREET FIllI'NO STATION BERNE, INDIANA PHONES 51-12 0',A,A"f',.',,'0-0'4-':::v -:::.QQ'- - - "- - o"0,,::::::::0:::::::: 1 'I 'I I I 4 Berne Hardware Co. I Berne lumber Inc. IOHN DEERE Farm Implements 5, if General House Furnishings Coon EQUIPMENT MAKES A 'I I 'I Coon FARMER BETTER E Q: PHONE 119 I 'I "lf lfs Hardn1aI'e, We Have lt" ., ff BERNE INDIANA fl Phone 117 BERNE, IND. 4 1 'I 'I ,""::::::,00,::,::,"::::: :::4-:::: :::'0:::::::,'::4' ,'0',,',"4-., FOOD TOWN Home Killed Meats We specialize in WISCONSIN SWISS CHEESE Full line of GROCERIES, F RUITS, and VEGETABLES North Jefferson Street Berne, Indiana 1 I 'I I I 'I 'I I I I 'I I I I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I 4 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I I S 'I 'I 'I I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I I I I I I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I .,,.-..-,..-,,-,-,,-,,::-,::: - - - - - - - - - - - -::::::J --------vQo----- -::::- ::::::::::::::::::::: Compliments of THE CLOTHES SHOP CLE,xN1Nc., PRESSING. TAILORING MADE-To-MEASURE Suns Berne Indiana A:: ::::QQ04-Q, i 0-0'-.'44"0x,'4Q44'0,4.'00'Q. I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I SAM NUSSBAUM REAL ESTATE Bc INSURANCE NOTARY PUBLIC- COLLECTIONS Office Phone 19 Residence Phone 407 BERNE, INDIANA Service and Courtesy I 4 4 4 4 I 4 4 4 I 4 I I 4 I 4 I I II 'I Compliments of D. D. IONES. M.D. PHONE 20 BEBNE INDIANA ----, .... A-- ,-::: BULOVA HAMILTON ELGIN WATCHES KEEPSAKE DIAMONDS LIECHTY IEWELRY BERNE INDIANA ::: ::4:::::::Q::::::: Q0::::- Congratulations SENIORS 1950 HERFF-JONES CO. -----'--Q-, ------ Sixty-J' SCHOOL BOARD HOMER ARNOLD President H. H. HIGH HANSEL FOLEY Superintendent JOHN B. STONEBURNER Treasurer K GORDON LIECHTY HOWARD GILLIOM GLENN WORKINGER FLOYD MITCHEL Secretary hree ",.,,-.,-.,,,'-.'4-.',c,,,,Q,,,""""::- :::'::::::,'::::::: -::: 1'r1f-sir ,JK l f X! 3- .gif . . . banking, that is. We offer services for all of you from a thrift account for "Sis" or "Bud" to financing a home for the A whole famiIy's benefit. Drop in-anytime. The FIRST Slale Bank of Decatur ESTABLISHED 1883 MEMBER FEDERAL DEPOSIT INSURANCE FUND MEMBER FEDERAL RESERVE SYSTEM ff,,,.,,,,,',,QQQQAJ-f-'.-',N,4-f-.Q-"",,4-vN",,, ",,":v- Q-'QQ' f: -A-- - - -::::::,-, 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 ,Q ",q",,,::::.,,,::.,,,::'::::, A:::' M0llENKOPF AND EIIING International Motor Trucks Farmall Tractors McCormick Farming Equipment International Refrigeration Sales Service and Parts DEPENDABLE SER VICE A T LOW COS T Decatur - Indiana In 'v 'u ,-,,-,,, ,..,,--,-,,,,,,-,,-,,,,,,,-,,,-,-,,,,,- ,,,,--3 00000Q4'x'Q0'00Q.p4-4-.040-'QQ'Q4-"'04'40. 4. QQQQQ, :::, ,:: Sixty-sew-en ' 2 1, SAVE MORE AT Youn FRIENDLY CONGRA TULA TIONS Ig , WESTERN AUTO SEN I ORS ASSOCIATE STORE 5 co- T Home Owned and Operated by I 5 OLLIE C.. PENNY DECATUR INDIANA Q 111 S. 2nd st. Decatur, Ind U 'I ,,,,0, lEE HARDWARE CD. SUN PROOF PAINTS and ENAMELS HARDWARE 6: SPORTING GOODS OIL PERFECTION CAS RANGES ELECTRIC Phone 41 Decatur, Indiana :: :: -::::::::Q,,,,:::,,:f::-':::::",,:::: A: DECATUR HATCHERY U. S. Pullorum Passed Chicks KEL VINA TORS REFRIGERA TORS HOME F REEZERS ES TA TE S TO V ES ELEC TRI C RANGES DECATUR, INDIANA PHONE 497 Decatur lumber Co. Builders' Supplies and Coal 111 Jefferson Street PHONE 253 DECATUR INDIANA -----,,-- UQ ht T' 4 4I 'I 4I 'I 'I 4I 4 4 4 I 4 4 4I 4I 'I 'I 4I 4I 4I '4 4I 4 'I 4I 4I 4 4I 4I 4I 4I 4I 'I 'I 4 4 4 'I I Il 'I 4 'I 4I I '4 4I 'I 4I 4 4I 'I 4 4 4 4 'I 4I 'I 'I 4 I 4I 4I 'I 4I 4 4 4 G- -::: Q," ,N,4 Q4-'Q C OMPL1 M EN TS Jzzffwz 5 LJEWELRY stout Diamond: 0 Watches 0 Silverware IJON SICOND Sf. DICATUI, INDIANA 4I 'I 4I 4 4 4 4I 4I 'I 'I 4 4I 'I 'I 'I NIBLICK AND CO. Department Store Our Merchandise Has 'I QUALITY, STYLE and VALUE 4I I ' CONCRA TULA TIONS SENIORS For Men and BOYS Bag Service, Inc. 102 S. Second St. Decatur, Ind. PHONE 293 ' SI2 N. Elm St. 4 DECATUR INDIANA vv- "----- ------------------ v---" HAUGK Appliances - Heating - Plumbing GRAVITY and FORCED AIR HEATING SYSTEMS COMPLETE YOUNGSTOWN KITCHENS PHILCO APPLIANCES COMPLETE BATHROOMS and PLUMBING BOTTLE GAS DECATUR Phone 49 INDIANA Compliments of H. V. DE VOR DENTIST Decatur, Indiana 'I 'I 'I 'I 4I 4 4 4I 'I 'I 'I 4 4 4 'I 'I 4I 'I KAYES SHOE STORE QUALITY SHOES FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY X-RAY FITTED 154 N. Second St Decatur, Indiana A------ ---.--,----, -:':: Sixty ,, r--- .... '-,,----,,---- 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 , 5 5 ,.,,," - v v ,,4-,:: Dick Mansfield Motor Sales DeSoto 141 South Second Street Uhrick Bros. ,,"o'.'"-:,:-.,,:,'::':: ----- 5 Electrical and Sporting 5 5 5 5 5 A 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5,7 4-.pee Seventy Goods Decatur, Indiana Phone 360 Plymouth Decatur, Indiana ':.-:::"':::'::: ..... v - - - - ::::"::Q 5 COMPLIMENTS of DR. N. A. BIXLER Optometrist Decatur Indiana ::,,-,.,,,:::,'::::::,::: .-::"" M I E S Recreation Alleys 266 N. 2nd Street DECATUR. INDIANA BRUNSWICK ALLEYS Phone 272 MOLLY MIES, Prop. ,,,'::: SWEARINGEWS Home Made Ice Cream Fine Foods and Drive-in Service DECATUR, INDIANA 5 5 5 4 4 5 5 5 5 J? 5 '5 '5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 '5 '5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 '5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 :5 5 5 5 5 '5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 I 5 5 5 5 I 5 5 5 5 5 5 I I 5 5 5 I 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 J N4-.ff-QQQQQQ ',-,N Q-,Q "" '0A,A,A,A,A' 'QQQQ ::- :::,, 0.,::-QQ- - - - - ,,,'::".,'0"',-."','4-.',, Compliments Ot CM E. PETERSON Student's Store When In Decatur Make the Ideal Dairy Bar A VERY PLEASANT PLACE To MEET ALL YOUR FRIENDS ::::,.,:::: ,A,-,,, '44 ,,,',,-,,.,,,4., , v-fs' ',,,,,,,,Q,.,,,,,,,,, 0 ,' ' -4 .",,4-Q, I Decatur. Indiana '..,4 ',,,,,'0v-."A,,,,,,,,,"',, , ',"',,,, DECATUR NEWS STAND BARBER SHOP 240 W. Madison St. BOYD ROYER, HAROLD WARTHMAN ::, ::::,"'::::"'"::",,",,f' COMPLIMENTS of Gerber's Meal Markel -::,+::::::::,:::"',,-',,,,',,,, HARRY tPeckl ESSEX Real Estate ci Insurance PHONE 269 119 S. Second Street Decatur, Ind. 1 1 4 Qtf., -"QQ,-""Q',Qo',,," THE ECONOMY STORE ffeadquarlers for School Sweaters Boys' - Girls' - Sport Clothes Bathing Suits Confetti Latest in Shoes-Sport Shoes DECATUR INDIANA 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I U l l 5 'I 'I 'I 5 'I 'I 'I 'I l l 5 5 'I 'I S 'Q Sez'eI1fy-oizt 'o::Q:::::--:aa A, lu 0 :r n b 1 Smilh Scrap Iron Co. J. W. SMITH, Prop. STEEL -0- SCRAP IRON -0- RAGS -o- PAPER ALL WASTE MA TERIAL Phone 1691 DECATUR, INDIANA Erie 8: 10th St. ::,,-,-,,,,-,,,,,,,,:,,:,:,,,,,,,,,:::::::, ::::::,,,::::,, 0 ooaQQ4s000vf0f'::::-oo 0'-::::0Q:::,:::,,-, ,, 0 0-00, 0-0 0,0 0.',0Q4s',, f,"-""00'-000, Cn rv C fb 'r Compliments of I NORTHERN INDIANA PUBLIC SERVICE Your Firestone Dealer liechly 8. Myers GUS Company 3rd and Monroe St. I: Phone 1770 DECATUR, IND DECATUR INDIANA 0Q"v---'--,---,----vv--- .....v.. - ...,.v.,v.vv. v-- BAIR'S CONFECIIONARY - a n cl - Snack Bar Home Made Pies DECATUR INDIANA ::::'::44-::', -Q0-::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: - INSURANCE - LOANS - REAL ESTATE Old Line Insurance Companies Prompt Settlement of Claims Equitable Life Assurance Society FARM LOANS Liberal Prepayment Privileges Low Rate of Interest WE ARE LICENSED REAL ESTATE BROKERS List your farm with us if you care to sell Personal Service Our Specialty THE SUTTLES COMPANY DECATUR, INDIANA A. D. SU1'rLEs, Mgr. V. BERNSTEIN, Asst. Mgr. :: :::::::',::::::::::::::::-:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: ty-t v I I 'I 'I I lr 'I I I fxxnn- nm--:f::f:nf::::v ::::x::::HH':H:x::"'H'HI 'I 4 I I If Lcrunderaid Half Hour BAKER'S PLUMBING 6. ' 4 3 Laundry HEATING :E 'I 4: N0 Waiting - N0 Work General Plumbing and I 0 I: N0 WWW Heating Equipment 1, 1, ,, . . . It Sanitary Diaper Service Phone 232 4: 1: Phone 1866 Decatur, Indiana 2 Decatur Indiana 1: 4, 1, if 5: 'I 4, b jg Adams County Abstract Co. F' Mcconneu 6' Sons 'I 4, I, it Qver Morris 5 and Sl .00 Store jobbers and Wholesalers 'I 'I 1: D. BURDETTE CUSTER Tobacco. Cigars and Confections I I 4, 'I b Decatur, Indiana Phone ZI4 lp DECATUR INDIANA I 'I FI ,,,,, vu ,H 3: xnnafi .I 41 I 1' Y ' ll 4 osl Conslrudlon Co., Inc. I 0 I I I I Dealer in 'E I 4 4, 1: if Sand - Gravel - Truck Mixed Concrete 4 :E 1' 4 'I 4: DECATUR, INDIANA 1+ I l I Q. 'Sgy lt with flowers ' 2' 4: I 'I 4 I I TEEPLE Truck lmes I I 3 I: , gr 3 Trucking ci Moving I In 4 I 'E Phone 254 t I if 1315 west Adams st. DECATUR INDIANA if 4 gf Phone soo DECATUR, INDIANA :g 4, ,:::::::::: ::,,:,:,:::,,:,,::: ::-:::::::J L' Seventy-three f- ,':::::'::::,Q0'::"::::::::Vf 5 I S S S I S S S S I 5 S S S S S 9 S 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I II 4 1 'I 'I 1 1 'I 'I 1 1 'I 'I 'I 'I S 'I 'I S S I S S 'I 'I S S S S I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 1 'I 'I 'I L Se ,',,,,,,,,',,,. ,, , , ,, ',,.',"", ,, - - - -4'Q,::::,::,,,::::'QQQ,"04kf.,N,4-.1-.QQNQ BOWER IEWELRY STORE Decatur, Indiana Q, ,N,'4-.,.,, ,-,,,-,, Q ',0.,',,'-"ff-Q ,,',, ',,"', "-v-"0"-"",Np FOR INSURANCE C. DOYLE COLLIER Columbus Mulual life Insurance Co. LIFE - HEALTH - AUTO - ACCIDENT 43 HOMESTEAD PHONE 5162 TYDOL CASOLINE DECATUR, INDIANA ,AO 0 ,4-.',,4-.-.,-,-,N,,,,,,.,: : :, ,,, :: :, : :":::- VEEDOL MO TOR OIL Two F INE PRODUCTS Buuuus ou suzvlcf PHONE 373 ' ,,-,-.,,,"'-',.,,,,, ,',,,""f" ZWICK gfqfuzefkaf f7Qme ROBERT J. ZWICK ROBERT B. FREEBY SINCE 7898 520 N. 2ND PHONES 61 AND 800 DECATUR, INDIANA --,,--'-------,,-----------,--- COMPLIMENTS of ADAMS 6 CORT THEATERS Decatur Indiana ,-,-",,-.-,,,,'.-f,,:::::,:.-: ,.-,,: A: -:::4 ::0::: -::::-:- new ty-fo ur All work done in our own plant, right -AA AAAA,,AA---AA'--A'---A AAA"'0'f,,e,,-,,,-.,,.,,4-.0 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 I 4 I I I I 4 I I 4 4 4 4 :coco I 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 I I I I I 4 I QUALITY PHOTO FINISHING G M C TRUCKS here in Decatur. Satisfaction Guaranteed Featuring Oversize Prints Fast Service HOLTHOUSE DRUG CO. BUTLER'S GARAGE CLYDE BUTLER, Owner Towing Service, General Repairing Business Ph, 505 Residence Ph. 991 135 South First St., Decatur, Ind. DECATUR, INDIANA U. S. TIRES DUPONT PAINTS PONTIAC Sales Service DECATUR SUPER SERVICE 224 West Monroe DECATUR, INDIANA PHONE 532 A A A AA., A AA, A A - -Q, AAA4 ,:::::: :::,::: A:::.,::,::,,:::- :::::::::::,- .-::::.A'::::::,,,'::: Read High School Basketball and Local News in Decalur Daily Democral Your Home Newspaper By mail -- S6 a year delivered to your home 4 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I :I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I :I I 'I 'I I I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 4I 'I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I J - .... vvv ..... -------.A"4 ........ --- ---------- Seventy-fiv 6 was M 3 'Q 'n .12 Q Q sian'-J :fi A "Ag" movie . . . Sing, canary, sing . . . Romeos . . . That Pepsodent smile . . . Guys and gals . . . Caught by the camera . . . Amateur program . . . Junior Don Juans . . . Our principal . . . Grace poses . . . Schoolmarms . . . Back to class . . . Schoolmasters . , . Mary Ellen and admirers. Four T' I I 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ I 4+ 4+ 4+ I I 4+ 4+ 4 4+ 4+ 4+ + 4+ + + 4+ 4+ 4+ + + I + 4I 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ + + 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ + 4+ + I 4+ 4 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ 4 4 4+ 4+ I 4+ 4+ 4+ 4+ + 4+ 4+ I I + 4+ 4+ 4+ 4 4+ 4+ I, S E. F. GASS Exclusive Ladies' Wear juniors, straight and half-sizes COATS 8: DRESSES Decatur, Indiana D. 8. T. Slandard Service STANDARD OIL PRODUCTS Decatur, Indiana Corner 13th and Monroe Sts. on Highway 27 v-v,,4-4,0------,-Q,-o---- -----v----1p,,-',,--v Always the Latest In Styles at Hollhouse - Schulle 8. Co. Deccrtur's Store for "Men and Boys" DECATUR, INDIANA 'e,,e,e,,,-0',e,,-'v,,a ',:::::::'::::,: - - A - PHONE 200 ON THE SPOT Insurance Service 35 Heal' 35 YOUI' TELEPHONE leland Smilh Ins. Ag'cy L. SMITH GLENN HILL Phone 140-141 0:::::::'QQa,::::",,-'::,":::: Decatur, Indiana SCHAFERS Since I 874 DECATUR INDIANA Cash Coal Feed 6: Supply Wholesale and Retail COAL, FEED, WIRE, F ENCINC., PAINT, CEMENT CRINDINC - MIXING SELLING Phone 32 Monroe St. at Sth Jack Holthouse Decatur, Indiana ::::::::- :::Q0:::: eventy-six CONGRATULATIONS Seniors I 950 Phil l. Macklin Co. Chrysler Plymouth Reo Trucks PHONE ao 107 South First Street DECATUR INDIANA ::::::':::- ::::Q'::::::'::::Q,'-'04-a-0 WaII's Bakery Phone 346 Decatur. Indiana We Specialize in DECORATED CAKES and FRENCH PASTRIES A A A A4- A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A A, - A:.A:::.-::::':::'0,::0::::04- - - ',,4"0A LOW VACUUM HINM.AN MILKERS Ezra Kaehr Phone Craigville 3-23 DECATUR INDIANA REKEWEY GROCERY GROCERIES, MEATS, ICE CREAM Standard Oil Products Phone Craigville 19 on 12 MAGLEY. INDIANA A::::::::::.A:::.A: A::::::::::0.':- - - LISTER'S STORE GROCERIES, SANDWICH ES, PREBLE WELDING AND REPAIR Standard Oil Products ICE CREAM TIRES - BATTERIES GASOLINE 6: OIL STATION AUTO ACCESSORIES - HARDWARE Walter Peck Phone 21 PREBLE. IND- Phone 12-27 PREBLE, INDIANA Seventy-seve "I II 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I I 4 I 'I 'I I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I I I I I 4 4 4 I I I I I I 'I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I 'I 'I :I I I I I I I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I I 'I I 'I 4 I 'I 'I 'I 'I I I 'I 'I 'I I I I I I I I I 'I I 'I I 'I 'I I I I I 'I I J I I I 00000000000 .7 00.0 00000 00 00000000000000000 0 0 -00000 0 0.00 00000000 000 0000 000 0000 9, v--,--,,,,-,,,,, ---,,,-,,-,,.,,,,...,0 fm "1 'D A. C I fb .-. ::- -0:::0:::::000::000::: :v 000 PURINA FEEDS STATE PILOT FEEDS Craigville Elevalor Co. TRY OUR SERVICE Phone 35 CRAIGVILLE, INDIANA -:00:::000:::000::00000000:::: Craigville Garage Craigville, Indiana OLIIER SALES and SERVICE Repairs and Equipment Phone 66 Craigville, Indiana -- --0 - - - -00 - -00000::0::::: r:: Wasson's Grocery Groceries, Meats, Gasoline OIL, TIRES and BATTERIES Phone 53 Craigville, Indiana r000--vv vvvv -v HERMAN STRAHM Auctioneerinq Phone 55 Craigville, Ind. Craigville Supply ELEC TRICA L S UPPLIES -000::000:0000::00000:::0:::::- ::0000:::0.,000000 ERVIN - WALTER - ARTHUR GERBER'S Cold Storage Locker Phone 48 CRAIGVILLE, INDIANA ::::0:::: 6ERBER'S STORE Buyers of POULTRY and EGGS PHONE 43 CRAIGVILLE, INDIANA --,,----00000---,,------ ..... --------------A-- fxana-4-.,5.,.p4-.",Q,v,0,4-0-'Y' ,.,,,..,,,,,,,,, 41 4 4 1 1 41 :1 4 41 41 4 4 4 4 41 41 41 41 4 41 :1 1 41 4 41 4 41 41 4 41 41 41 41 41 41 1 1 41 41 4 41 41 41 4 1 41 1 41 41 41 41 1 41 41 41 41 4 1 41 41 1 41 41 I1 44 41 41 41 4 41 41 4 41 41 41 41 41 41 41 4 4 4 41 41 41 41 L Compliments OI Ossian locker Co., Inc. - - v - "'Q:::'::"'::,,-'0f::"',,Q Drink in bottles DELICIOUS AND REFRESHTNO FORT WAYNE COCA-COLA BOTTLING WORKS, INC. Fort WVayne, Indiana -----" .,.. ----"-----f,,,,",', COLUMBUS MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COLUMBUS, OHIO HARVEY HAGGARD, Agent R. R. 2, Decatur, Indiana Telephone-Craigville 6-31 .Q-Q" Q 4-'-,x, ' ,Q 00.-4N'N,N.,.N,N,4,,0,Q"0N'4-0,' 4"0N,, ,-.,",, , -',,","",,-,'-' ','04-,"'4-'Q' Vim Sporling Goods Co. Equipment for all Sports FORT VVAYNES EXCLUSIVE SPORTS STORE 1027 S. Calhoun Sl. "f"',',,,,,,-,,,,,,,, ',,,,,,, 'fx' Cron Sludio Specializing in SCHOOL POR TRAITS Fort VVayne INDIANA COMPLIMEN T5 of ,ff -0-',"vN',"""',',N',,',-.Q CURTISS CANDY CO. C. A. BELL -::, .-,,,,,-::,::,,.--,.-:::,::.-:J Sc'1'e1zfg-nin 4 4 V. 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