Adamson High School - Oak Yearbook (Dallas, TX)

 - Class of 1925

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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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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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Page NITA Nita, Nita, Growing swita Every day, VVill you never Come my way? Nita, Nita, When you mita Chap like me, You should copper Such an oppor- Tunity. Nita, Nita, Why, pray, trita Fellow so? Wonlt you ever, Ever, never Not say, "No"? -'Pill Pmzlhcr. ae ae 4+ A HIGHBROW COURTSHIP "My coagulated mass of protons and elec- trons, will you wed me?" breathed Jack Har- per, the educated man. "Oh, oh! You are so passionatelu said Mary Kerr, and she pushed him over the banisters. se -1+ as SENIORS, TAKE NOTICE "She was rawther a nice girl, B. Cf' "B. CJ" "Y-a-a-s, Before Collegef' -California Pelirarz. we -ie -le ABSOLUTE ZERO "Man, you donlt mean nothin' to me, youse just de black parts of a crossword puzzle, you is"' as ei- ee POOR BOY "Here lies the body of Samuel A. Green, Proposed to Louise and called her Irene." -Wnffzivzgfovz Cozrgarlv Parc. BARBER-OUS "How WVEIS the Barber's Ball last night?" "Well, I stayed until a fellow committed herpicide, and then I decided the party was getting too dandrtlfff'-California Prrliczm. as as as CONSTITUTIONAL? Add similes of IQZS-llwiih the speed of a Congressman raising his own salary.-Judge. Ons Hundred Forty-four IT'S THE LITTLE THINGS THAT TELL Candid letter from a twelve-year-old ac- knowledging a present: "Dear Aunt Harriet: Thank you for your gift. I have always wanted a pincushion but not very muchf' -New York Wo1'ld. ik it se Steele K.: "He runs a school for stam- merers." Faye S.: "Goodnessl But who wants to learn to stammerin -ze 45 ee "Did her husband die of dyspepsiail' "Yes, and she calls his tombstone a dysa pepsia tablet." -Judge. sr 42 ee POETRY WEEK Rastus: "They's 21 lot of vice erm in this heah publikashun. Sambo: L'What you mean, -vice -warm?" "What, you mean to tell me you donlt know Tire i'r'r,ra is high hat fol bum poetryfl --Sn'-z'w1.v Terfh. .Slove Mill. ir i' 55 FIRST COUSIN TO HCORNI' Robert B.: "And who made the first cot- ton ginil' Elda V.: t'Heax'ens5 Are they making it from that stuHf too?l' -Perm. Prnzrh Hazel. if ir Q? FAMILY TROUBLES One Cannibal: 'tS'matter, stomachache?" Two Cannibal: f'Yes, my wife disagreed with mef' -M. 1. T. Vno Doo. ISN'T LOVE WONDERFUL? VVe regret the unfortunate mixup of two items in yesterday's edition which made us say that the bridegrooni took his place beneath the Horal bell and 2050 volts were immediately shot through his quivering form." -Bo sfo II' T1'r1nrr1'ipI. NAUGHTY! He had fallen for her. They were in classes together but she didn't speak to him. By des- perate means he finally met her. They were alone. His dream had come true. "How,s your Math? I' she asked. "Good," he replied, "HoW's your Anat- omy?" "I think you're horrid!" she exclaimed. -Lemon Ptl7lCfl.

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