Adamson High School - Oak Yearbook (Dallas, TX)

 - Class of 1925

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A CALEN DAR-Continued , Jan. 15-Hi-Y receives banner for being the best in town. Have their pictures made for Oak. Jan. 16-A real Jack Gardner dance at school. fan. 17-Cadet Hop in honor of Major Robinson-Sabres, uniforms-grand march and everything. fan. 19-Since exams are imminent all our reporters have quit. Jan. 23-Cadet Officers meet for further instruction. lan. 25-Baccalaureate sermon. lan. 26-Otiicers receive sabre knots-they sure are getting Udolled upfl lan. 29-January Seniors are entertained at Mrs. Pope,s by Mother's Club. Jan. 30-Commencement. Feb. 2-Registration. No time for anything else. Feb. 3-Same as Feb 2. Feb. 4-Assembly. Mr. Adamson presented Paul Speaker with a gold megaphone. Paul can Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Huh ! make enough noise Without that. 5-Debate. O. C. won. 84Senior Invitation Committee starts battle with engravers. 9-Girl Reserve Cabinet entertained at Mrs. Scott's. 2OlDClCg8tES elected by P. T. A. for district convention at Greenville. 2ITM0IhCTyS Club plant a tree in Randall Park honoring Mr. Adamson--No! It is not a hickory! Feb. 23-Cadet Hop at Jefferson--Everything fine! Feb. 24-French Play-French certainly is not a dead language altho' it is pretty badly mistreated sometimes. Feb. 25'ACOfH Party at Bea McCarty's---Junior Acorn issued-Sure was cute! March 2-A. B. C. Club holds first luncheon. Good looking members! March 3-Hi-Y plans "best girll' banquet--Watch your step boys! Be careful! They are all "best.',, March 4-Senior paper is re-christened. "Senior Shriekn-Major, dust off your anti- noise ordinance! You are going to need it. March 5-Some very bright chap conceives the idea of cap and gown for commencement -Lots of hot discussion no real decision. March 64Plan a golf tournament for High School boys! Next? March 11-Our faculty shows off in a Mad March Tear. They began scandalously- Loving, shooting, and niggers! We hear that one act had to be censored. March 12-O. C. Girl Reserves entertain the other High Schools. March 13-4B's have dance with Cline,s Collegians performing. Durward wields a wicked stick over his syncopaters. Mafrb 13-14-A little basket ball. Coefax-Grand Saline I4-O. C. I8 Will's Point 13-O. C. 34 Indians--Grand Saline 29--O. C. 32 Corsicana 16-O. C. 42 The public is invited to meet The Oak Cliff Leopard Basket Ball Team. A. A. U. Champions! March I71RCd Cross Assembly. March 18--Full battalion parade at which Dallas Camp Fire Girls present some new Colors to O. C. March 19-Football Vaudeville-Bent-Ht Miss Finley--"Da you believe in fairic:?" "Sure-We saw 'em but they did not look cxacfly as we expected them to." March 20-Rifle team went to Fort Worth. Won, too! March ZITDUKI track meet with Fort Worth-Fort Worth won. March 23-Old fashioned singing school presented by music department. It was fine! March 27-Game Tourney held at Elda Voekel's for benefit Girl Reserves-Good crowd out. March 28-A few members of our track squad went to Austin and brought back several medals and cups. April 1-April Fool! l April 3-Ten students of Latin Department Went to Fort Worth to enter Latin Tournament April 7-Oak CliH goes to press, Staff goes to bed. 'tWe who are about to die, Salute You !" Farewell. Page One Hundred Forly-Iwo

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Nov. make the Nov. Na-v Nov Faculty! Noe' Nov Nav Noe' Nufv A7011 Nov. Nav. Nov a thing. Nov. Nov. Nofu. fftll football we played last Saturday. Nav. N01 Nov right che Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Nov. . s A CALEN DAR-Continued 4-Election Day! Hurrah for Ma-you can't keep the ladies back any longer, so best of it, men, make the best of it! 5-Last call for Senior rings-now or never! . 6-Popularity primary held. ro-"A little high pressure studying is absolutely essential"-Quotations from O. C. 11-Holiday-Ain't Nature Grand? Acorn Staff Party at home of Mrs. Horton. 12--G. R. met-they won't tell us why. 13-Senior play rehearsals are in full swing-Sounds good! 14-Band went to Sherman-4B's have a dance-Swell time was had by all. 15-Saturday. Football-O. C. 6-N. D. 0. "That's better." 17-Football-O. C. 26-Sherman 26. Well! well! 18-Senior Spanish students have Mexican dinner at the Chapultepec-Hot Stuff! 19TCHdCtS decide to wear gloves at Battalion parades, etc.-We just love soldiers! 20-If anything happened on this date our news sleuths skidded-we didnlt get 21-Pep rally! Real good old fashioned jazzy kind. 22-Football. O. C. 21-Sherman Io. UAtta boylt' 24'1WC celebrated our victory over Sherman. We had a right to -for that was 25-Seniors met-that's all. 26-G. R. had wienie roast-and thatls not all-Some of them had indigestion. 27-Thanksgiving-and that?s not all-All of us had indigestion. 28-Holiday-Football-Oak Cliff 20-Highland Park 7. We'rc beginning to get ty about "them Leopards of ourn." 1-Football. Oak Cliff 0-Forest 6. "Are we down-hearted?-U NO! ! 2L0Hk Staff gets kinda hectic on subject of Senior pictures and write-ups. 3-Girl Reserves talk about Book Friends. 4-Senior rings arrive--UBeautiful--wonderful-best ever!" 5-P. T. A. has program in Auditorium. 6-Saturday hit. Football-O. C. 39-Vernon 0. 8-Pilgrims return from Belton with two more loving cups-one for Acorn-one for best News Story. Oak didn't get a thing, but Belton thought it had a mighty nice Editor! Def. 9-R. O. T. C. wins Rifle meet-O. C.'s winning quite a bit lately! Dec IO1ThiHgS are rather quiet today, only two girls fainted! Dec. 11-Great preparations for football tomorrow. Dec. 12-Football. O. C. 52-CiSCO 7. Bring on your tigers! ! We're ready. Der. 15-From the small number of students in 201 they must all believe in Santa Claus. Dec. I6'OTChESIF3 performs for Bone Head luncheon. They liked it. Of course they would-but so do We! Dec. 17-Oak and Acorn staffs "strut their stuff!! at a dinner-dance on Jefferson roof garden-well-well ! Dec. I8-Not a holiday-senior teachers do not intend to have any spare time during vacation. Three tests! Help! I Santa, help! ! ! Dec. IQ-HJCS, afore Christmas. We're as good as we can bei' Dec. 20-Cold! Ice on ground-sleet falling! ! Lovely to rest by fire but not for us. O. C. plays football in the cool breezy stadium at Fair Park. We're going! Oak Cliff 31- Waco 0. Ladies and Gentlemen! Meet lhe O. C. Leopards--Champion Foolball Playerx of the State of Texas. Dec. 21-Ian. 5-Vacation. Jan. is good! ! fan. Jan. Acorn. fan. fan. Jan lan. affairs! Jan. of noise. 5-Mr. Adamson presents the football boys with candy-they're generous. It sure 1 6-Girls Rifle Team practices--no casualties reported. 71Th0Hl3S Cluck is a smart boy. He wins prize for solving cross-word puzzle in 8-A little mid-night oil is being burned by those who expect to graduate. 9--Juniors have a class meeting-it is about time. 104Senior play, "The Championf' It lives up to its name! I3"IVA,S have a banquet at Jefferson. Good food-pretty girls-several new love I41WC forgot to say that yesterday was Senior Day and they made an awful lot fagc One Hundred Forty-one

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"These Made Us Chuchle, So We U4 "A burglar broke into our house last nightfl "What did he get?" "Practice F" -Notre 'Dame Juggler. sf 41- if GRADUATION DISCUSSION Devona C.: "You look like Helen Greenf' Ollie Bess L.: UThank you! I look even worse in white." U 49 sb NURSERY RHYME Mary had a little clam, Served upon a shell, She ate the shell and not the clam, So we have no more to tell. -Miflrilebury Blue Hallo on. 'X' 'll' 1? There w'as a young fellow named Smith, A lovely young man to be with. He laundered his Tux With Dutch Cleanser and Lux And reduced it to less than a myth. -Vanderbilt lllaxyuerarler. 41- X- -lr SAC-GING SOX fSung to Old Black Joel Gone without regrets, along with lengthy locks, Now it's the rage in Checkerboard or clocks, To just let them swing, you see 'em out hy flocks, It surely is the thing to wear 'em, Sagging Sox. just let them slide, most all the fellows do. Showing hair and hide, whatls that I'l1 say to you? Elastics are parse, we've put them on the rocks, This surely is the day to wear 'em, Sagging Sox. Where are the corsets, once flappers used with frocks? Gone without regrets, along with lengthy locks, So what's the harm if some folks get some shocks? It surely is good form to wear 'em, Sagging Sox. Chorus They're sagging, the-y're sagging, Yes, our socks are hanging low. It saves us time for eight olclock, Let garter go! Cornell Widow. T6 'Passing Them 0727, D. S. DEPARTMENT Latest Song Hit: "I didnlt raise my boy to live on co-ed cooking."-Hoganlv Alley. -If 'X' -X' Dorothy P.: "I was very cold at the the- atre last night." Alma AI.: "How come--you were with john and in the last seat, toolll D. P.: "That's just it-we were in Z row." 66 it- as "Oo's icky honey bunch is oo?" Fern softly cooed. As Howard let go his hold to grasp the opportunity properly, the car lunged into a ditch. Crawling out and digging the mud from his eyes, he gurgled-"Ooze!l' if it- -X- Prisoner: "Put me in cell 383' jailer: UWhat foril' - Prisoner: "It's the one father used to have." -Nebraska Azcgwan. 44' we 'X' Chairman at K. K. K. meeting: " . . and now gentlemen, please be sheeted." --Colgale Banter. -X' 'X' 'X' Doris S. "Of course you can't believe all you hear." Bea Mc.: "No, but you can repeat itl' '35 K' 'X' Rita H.: "Darling, will you love me when I grow old Nelson Mc.: 'lDearest, you may grow old- er, but you will never grow uglier." and ugly?" -le 46 -Ji TO OUR HEAVY WEIGHTS My honnie was fond of jazz dancing, Had a partner-weight five hundred three. The floor was too slick and too slippery- O bring back my bonnie to mel -Denver Parakeet. 'lf 'X' il' SANITATION B. P. Local Policeman fto St. Georgejz "You killed this ,ere dragon, didnlt you?" St. George: "I did." L. P.: K'Well, you can't leave it lyin' about lere, you knowln -Goblin. Page One Hundred Forty lhree

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