Agnes Scott College - Silhouette Yearbook (Decatur, GA)

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9 4 5 Published by the Students of AGNES SCOTT COLLEGE DECATUR, GEORGIA ELAINE KUNIANSKY Editor ELIZABETH ESPEY Business Manaser r w f- PPIffl jllllgn,,, - - - ■ V 1 .if ' 88 ■ , 7 0 and We are this generation ' s first " war class. " War struck when we were freshmen. As we are about to graduate, it is still raging. While our country has been fighting for its very life, we have had the privilege of continuing our studies here — in comparative peace and plenty. We have been doing our part in small ways — buying war stamps, smashing tin cans, rolling bandages — but if that were our total contribution toward the war effort, we would feel little justification for being here during these crucial years. It is what we feel we can contribute in the future, because we have been at Agnes Scott, that makes us feel that these four years have been well spent. The world will need the skills that we have learned here. The world will need, too, the understanding and tolerance that our studies have brought. Most of all, the world, in all its chaos and despair, will need the courage and the faith in the future that stem only from those who know that the things they are living for are truly worth while. Such a lasting set of values Agnes Scott has helped us find. ' ■v Xs s4ctivitie ' Dedication For helping us see deeper than the surface into those values which are true and lasting, we dedicate this, the 1945 SILHOUETTE, to DR. GEORGE P. HAYES 76e Me4e Young, and a little bewildered, but eager to learn to live wisely, students enter college. It is the faculty who help to guide them, who point out paths that might otherwise go un- seen. M X ttK. ■ ..-A- ' jflfe X At 8:30 students emerge from the various dorms and the dining room and strike out across the campus toward Buttriek. Here all morning (and often part of the afternoon) Hottentots listen in- tently to lectures, agonize over tests. At the 9:30 bell every girl stumbles down the steps in her haste to get to the mail-room, trying to out-distance the person ahead politely, but firmly. A coke in the book-store downstairs offers another opportunity for a break in the morning routine. Endless hours are spent in the library (below). Part of that time is spent in leisurely study, part in hectic cramming and last-minute term-paper writing — part, too, in animated conversation in sup- pressed tones. Into the beautiful Gothic door of Presser come many notable celebrities. Inside, in simple, dignified Gaines Chapel, they lecture to expectant audiences. Blackfriars give their plays there. Twice monthly students come to enjoy a music appreciation hour in Maclean Auditorium upstairs. And every morning they enter " the chapel " for the singing of hymns and a few minutes of prayer. Murphey Candler stands placidly in the sun, waiting for the 4:30 rush to the Pair-a-dice. Then sophomores entertain Hottentots (at a profit) with sandwiches and music. At other times during the day students come to enjoy a magazine, listen to the radio, or use the kitchen to concoct some special delicacy. Down at the gym (below) other kinds of relaxation are offered. A swim in the pool, or a set of tennis are favorite ways of getting much-needed exercise. Eii ■ ..- .sit -..— !-• ' ,- Inman is the home of the freshmen. Upperclassmen look back fondly on days spent there. They remem- ber that if someone sat down to play the piano in the lobby, there was usually a group quickly gath- ered to sing. In the spring they could look out on the beautiful rose arbor in the Alumnae Garden. In hot summer weather their roof was the popular gathering place for sun-bathers from all over the campus. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors now live in Rebe- kah Scott (right). It is by thus living side by side that they came to know each other better. All inmates of Rebekah will tell you that this is the best dormitory on campus — mainly, they claim, be- cause living there permits the lazy ones to dash into the dining room at the last possible minute. The campus does not always look spring-like at Agnes Scott. Winter comes, and with it tall bare trees. The thin, curving branches of a tree reach out for the top of Main. On front campus the bare trees are seen silhouetted against the sky. They cast their shadows in grotesque patterns on the ground below. Look- ing up to the tower of Main we see bare branches, silvery in the sun-light. Winter brings a beauty all its own. briskly walking to hi! Agnes Scott ' s President, Dr. James Ross McCain . . . friendly nod and smile " for everyone on the campus . . . genial person- ality and ever-open office door typify the close connection be- tween the administration, faculty and students . . . calm, un- hurried air almost a campus tradition anecdotes of past college events bring delightful informality to conversation a senior coffee or to talks in chapel . . . outstanding leader i college and university circles ... in frequent demand as speaker . . . travels a great deal . . . takes with him the ideal of a liberal education ... has manner of a true Southern gentle S. G. Stukes . . . Dean of Faculty . . . Registrar . . . becomes friend from first meeting . . . helpful to students from their entrance through frenzied search for jobs at gradu- ation . . . brimming over with good spirits, old-fashioned com- mon sense . . . offers advice about schedules, personality, everything . . . aviator in World War I . . . studied for min- istry . . . famous for illustrative stories. Other " party " on Dr. McCain ' s office party line ... Mis Laura Steele . . . one time editor of Agnes Scott newspape . . . handles ail her work with rapid accuracy. " First Lord of Exchequer " ... Mr. J. C. Tart . . . manages finances of college and students . . . gives information from amount of lab fees to overdrawn accounts . . . combines banter with bustle. Proud of being pure Scotch from way-back . . . Mr. Howard M. MacGregor . . . Assistant Treasurer and Business Manager . . . Flashing smile . . . proud father of campus ' youngest spectators. Always scurrying on official business . . . Miss Martha Rae Lasseter, Secretary to Mr. Stukes ... of class of ' 44 . . . could not stay away. Miss Margaret Ridley . . . really lives up to the title " Re corder " . . . knows whether merits are " A ' s " or " C ' s " . . personal counsellor for students . . . genuinely interested. Also usually hurrying . . . Miss Helen Finger, Secretary to Mr. MacGregor . . . assistant " mail mistress " . . . does not mind answering telephone. Mr. Stukes— Dean and Registrar extraordinary. Miss Ridley and Miss Steele examine a student ' s personal record. Miss Lasseter and Miss Finger— " secretaries select. ' Scandrett and Mi: the 10:30 bell rings. Most frequented place on the campus other than classroom is the Dean ' s Office. Connected with it is that phase of the ad- ministration that is most closely tied up with the actual living problems of both boarders and day students. Concerned with coordinating the academic and social life of " Hottentots, " its aim is to inspire every student to be an intelligent and responsi- ble person, ready to take her place in society. Miss Carrie Scandrett makes the title " Dean of Women " seem much too formal for her sympathetic understanding . . . sup- plies remedies for homesickness, roommate trouble, dating mix- ups, exam schedules . . . famous at home for spiced tea or strawberry shortcake, according to season . . . tops at winning confidence . . . perfect listener . . . possesses all the charm and friendliness that is every girl ' s ideal. Tall . . . striking appearance . . . Assistant Dean, Miss Char- lotte Hunter . . . reassures freshmen that first quarter is most difficult and will soon be over . . . remarkable for ability to remember names . . . did graduate work at Duke last summer . . . guiding genius behind successful co-op system necessitated by war emergency . . . frequently elected as class sponsor. tfiss Wilson, Miss Cough- and Miss Ward— busy ople in a busy office. Miss Wilson, Miss Coughlin, and Miss Ward, fa " ella, " Jane and Anne. as " B irly knc " Bella " . . . Secretary to the Dean . . . refreshingly neat in appearance ... on leave of absence for graduate work at Duke . . . friendly manner greatly missed on campus. Jane . . . Assistant Secretary to Dean . . . sparkle in eye matches sparkle on third finger, left hand . . . loves white orchids . . . although new this year, learned routine and non- routine of Dean ' s office quickly . . . very helpful in every way. Anne Secretary to the Dean umqi of Miss Hanley selects ma- terial for a timely exhibit. phries and Miss Black find plenty of work to do in the catalogue room. humor . . . efficiency as president of Student Government, ' 44, carried over to present duties . . . home-made slip covers, Hemo, pottery dishes all much in evidence in campus domain in Boyd Cottage. The Library is the hount of readers of " Life, " " Vogue, " and " Terry and the Pirates, " not to mention the books in the stacks and on the reserve shelves. Remembered and loved for its Gothic beauty and hushed whispers, its studious atmosphere is no little factor in maintaining high standards of scholarship. Librarian . . . Miss Edna Ruth Hanley . . . one of the most ingenious persons on the campus . . . planner and executor of eye-catching, up-to-the-minute displays . . . carefully tends African violets that add much to the appealing interior of the library. Always available for explanation of the mysteries of the card catalogue . . . check out books . . . notify of overdues . . . re-notify of overdues . . . collect fines . . . Miss Pealer, Miss Humphries and Miss Black . . . Assistant Librarians. Often closely related in subject matter, the departments o English and History help to clarify each other. In plannin their majors, a great number of students have consistently mad these departments their choice. f The outstanding contribution of the English department to the 3 activities of the campus as a whole has been the successful e inauguration of a series of lectures by recognized authorities on English and American literature. Stimulating visitors this year were Edward Mims, Howard Mumford Jones, and Mary Ellen Chase. and Miss Leyburn Fluent reader of Chaucerian English . . . native of Missis- sippi . Miss Emma Mae Laney, Associate Professor of English . . . leads thought-provoking class discussions . . . tireless . . . methodical . . . deeply concerned about war activities . . . power behind the consistently brilliant lecture series. High intellectual achievement . . . fascinating conversa- tionalist . . . Miss Ellen Douglas Leyburn, Associate Professor of English . . . varied interests include classical music, Alumnae Quarterly, May Day . . . class sponsor . . . has quaint and charming house, complete with roguish puppy . . chosen to do official research on Wordsworth at Columbia last summer. Collector of after-dinner coffee cups . . . Miss Annie Mae Christie, Assistant Professor of English . . . member of Lecture Association . . . specialty — American literature . . . pleasant nature thoroughly aporeciated on Electives Committee. Soft-spoken . . . writes poetry . . . reads it beautifully . . . Miss Janef Preston, Assistant Professor of English . . . Romantic and Victorian poets made inspiring through own intensity and understanding . . . encourages creative writing . . . finds it hard to get in the mood to grade freshman themes. Miss Margaret Trotter, Assistant Professor of English . . . athletically inclined, especially in golf, tennis and ping-pong . . . interested in creative writing . . . sponsor of Freshman Folio . . . possesses unique collection of pins to match clothes . . . plays piano for fun. History is of special interest since the war has proved the world an interdependent whole, with all nations bound in a common destiny. The department has grown by leaps and bounds. Subjects ranging from Pericles to current Allied strategy give meaning to history in the making. Miss Elizabeth Jackson, Associate Professor of History and Po- litical Science . . . carries on voluminous correspondence . . . has active interest in American Association of University Women . . . wide knowledge of fine arts adds much to history lectures . . . knows how to get best work from students . . . advocate of comprehensive exams. ' War correspondent " for Agnes Scott . . . Mrs. Catherine Sims, Assistant Professor of History and Political Science . . . current affairs expert . . . poised and personable . . . beautiful speaking voice . . . maximum chapel attendance at Wednesday The England of history and of literature provide interesting subjects for onversation when Miss Trotter and Miss Jackson are together. Virginian . . . proficient in playing violin . . . Miss Florence Smith, Associate Professor of History and Political Science . . . knits tirelessly for war effort . . . history and government lec- tures well outlined . . . possesses magic touch with flowers . . . " has roses when no one else has roses " . . . keen sense of humor . . . blue twinkling eyes. General favorite with faculty and students . . . Mr. George P. Hayes, Professor of English . . . makes Shakespeare live for students ... is an inexhaustible source of inspiration in class . . . formerly taught in Constantinople . . . has constantly filled appointment book . . . active head of Scouting units in Decatur . . . skilled in tennis . . . excellent debate coach . . . quick understanding . . . personal integrity . . . can be often seen walking in the woods or on country roads. Prodigious store of little-known historical facts . . . Mr. Walter B. Posey, Professor of History . . . second year at Agnes Scott, following eighteen years at Birmingham Southern . . . active member of civic clubs in the community . . . infectious grin . . . lively lectures punctuated by subtle and ironic wit . . . offers real incentive to study history. Miss Cobbs, and Miss Ale enjoy the sunshine the Quadrangle. Languages always offer students unparallel opportunity to study the life, philosophy, and culture of other nations. In addi- tion to the usual readings in classic and contemporary literature, actual acquaintance with native songs, dances, and records give something of the special flavor of each country. Accomplished linguist . . . Miss Muriel Harn, professor of Spanish and German . . . spent last summer in Mexico City studying at the University and absorbing Mexican culture . . . there bewailed consistent tardiness to 8:00 classes . . . noted for her affection for her frisky puppy, Mickey . . . her annual Christmas tree with candles and figurines greatly anticipated and enjoyed by classes and numerous visitors. Enthusiast of Greek drama . . . Miss Susan Cobbs, professor of Latin and Greek . . . enjoys walking . . . idol of freshman classics students . . . refreshing poise . . . soft and pleasant voice . . . member of War Council . . . has forsaken knitting " doo-dads " for Red Cross sweaters, gloves, and socks. Miss Lucile Alexander, profe most versatile people on the ca with high intellectual attainmen sewing for small nieces and n ■ rle fr . good coo her students. ssor of French . . . one of the mpus . . . combines domesticity t . . . one of favorite pastimes: ephews . . . enchanting story- demands and obtains the best •Parlez-v ss Phythi, your grade in English? rks significant pas One time resident of France, maintaining close contact with friends there . . . Miss Margaret Phythian, associate professor of French . . . donated faculty ping-pong table, third floor Buttrick . . . good cook . . . striking red academic robe from University of Grenoble . . . well-organized lectures and delight- ful jokes make classes enjoyable. Attracted to out-of-doors activities . . . Miss Louise Hale, associate professor of French . . . spends summer vacation on eastern sea-coast at favorite spot, " off Pawley ' s " . . . striking feature of appearance is beautiful silvery hair . . . attends fac- ulty art course regularly . . . gives memorable lectures on French drama. Mrs. Florence Dunstan, associate professor of Spanish . . . immer vacation in Mexico brought friendship with author of book of which she was co-translator about contemporary Mexican art . . shots . . . has consuming interest in . . . wears eye-catching lapel pins heavy class schedules. acquired definite ideas . took innumerable snap- South American literature . . . efficiently manages Miss Ruth Domincovich, instructor in Spanish . . . writing dis- sertation in early Portuguese sounds . . . second year at Agnes Scott . . . attended Middlebury Language School several years, studying Spanish drama, dancing, and folk music . . . speaks many languages fluently . . . according to her, Barnaby is the ONLY comic strip character . . . attached to distinctive suede coat. Delights in long walks and philosophical discussions . . . Miss Kathryn Glick, associate professor of classical languages . . . subtle sense of humor . . . finds mythology fascinating . . . possesses comprehensive store of source materials . . . helps confused freshmen straighten out schedules . . . faculty sponsor of Eta Sigma Phi, classics society. Well-traveled . . . taught at girls ' school in Spain . . . author of several Spanish texts . . . Miss Melissa Cilley, assist- ant professor of Spanish students to dine on campus . colorful native costumes . . . courages students to cultivate poetry. :s frequent invitations fn . . generous with collection of active in Spanish club . . . en- nemorizing of harmonious Spanish After an interesting summer in Mexico, Mrs. Dunstan supplements cla outine with entertaining anecdotes. The personnel of the music, art and speech departments con- tribute much beauty and pleasure to the campus in the form of musical programs, art displays, speaking choirs and dramas. Enterprising , . . encouraging . Mr. Howard Thomas, professor of Art . . . always generous with his talent . . . held evening classes in the visual arts for faculty members . . . ardent exponent of modern art . . . can frequently be seen smoking pipe, checking sketches during an out-of-doors lab session . . . encourages prospective artists to " experience the scene " . . . recognized as a painter in own right. Lover of classical music . . . detests swing . . . Mr. C. W. Dieckmann, professor of Music . . . knows all phases of the music which he presents in music appreciation class . . . tireless in instrument instruction . . . enjoys playing at weddings . . . invaluable to cultural atmosphere of campus . . . plays solemnly beautiful music as background for meditation in chapel . . . Fellow of the American Guild of Organists. " Pop " to all his close friends ... Mr. Lewis H. Johnson, Associate Professor of Music . . . office lined with photographs of successful singers, many of whom were his own pupils . . . finds development of personalities in college fascinating . . . coordinates Agnes Scott and Tech Glee Clubs in annual operetta . . . always good Matured, affable. aught busy at his desk checking over his schedule Thoroughly delightful Professor of Music . . . clas Mr. Hugh Hodgson, Part Til always crowded with visitors . . head of fine arts department at University of Georgia ... his Monday night music appreciation hour always eagerly awaited . refreshing informality in spontaneous comments about each selection . . . genuine delight in music contagious . . . amazing repertoire. Students wish that Mr. Hodgson could be with them more ofte Upholds high standards of dramatic production Blackfriars . . . Miss Roberta Winter, Instructor in noted for sly sense of humor . . . collects and fran sponsor of Speech . . . . , .. ...... " Pictures " drawn by very young nephew . . . has fascinating scrap book of favorite poems, skits and monologues . . . has ambition some day to produce a Greek play in Blackfriars . . . skillfully co- ordinates back stage work on plays. Miss Frances K. Gooch, head of the Speech department . . . spellbinds students with readings in poetry and prose . . memories of extensive travels in Europe often enliven conversa- deep understanding of voice problems of students. tion has Checking detailed production sketches of " Spider Island " duties of Miss Winter, busy dramatic coach. only part of the Mr. faillespie marks an assignment for his next cla book ends that For those not informed. Miss Gaylord and Mrs Sweet are di; ussing " x and y. " Psychology is ever increasing in popularity on the campus. Students study such varied topics as post-war psychological prob- lems, what to do with a problem child, or how to choose a child welfare . . . teaches courses in philosophy and education as well as psychology . . . very interesting person to know. Miss Katherine Omwalce, Associate Professor of Psychology and Education . . . always knows of an interesting case illustrat- ing an abnormal trait . . . co-worker on cumulative personality research with Hottentots as subjects . . . vocational guidance counselor for many of her students. Super-subtle sense of humor . . . Miss Emily Dexter, Asso- ciate Professor of Philosophy and Education . . . interested in A Bible major has courses in subjects vital to the formation of a Christian philosophy. The faculty of the department inspires the student to new spiritual growth. Intensely sincere . . . active minister as well as teacher . . . Mr. J. T. Gillespie, Associate Professor of Bible . . . surprising knowledge of Biblical facts . . . composed own syllabus . . . considerate . . . dignified . . . friendly. Mr. Garber, Miss Mell and Mr. Stukes pose for the photographe Mathematics, as an important science in a world becoming in- creasingly scientific, has added significance today. Working and understanding problems also helps students think clearly in all subjects. Says math is " the science of being lazy efficiently " . . . Miss Leslie Gaylord, Assistant Professor of Mathematics . . . Merry blue eyes . . . wise and understanding ... has liking for Italy . . . once received phone call from inventor, wanting to know the lateral surface of a cylindrical revolving dog-house! . . . patient with all. Always beautifully groomed . . . Mrs. Ann Vann Sweet, In- structor in Mathematics . . . nice smile . . . busy schedule be- tween traveling to see officer husband and teaching . . . would like for students to use at least tolerable grammar on math papers. Dramatic and powerful speaking technique with current events and really considers them . . . Mr. Paul Leslie Garber, Professor of Bible . . . leads students to form individual religious philosophies . . . personal friend of many students ... has interest in debating club . . . hoids several ministerial and scholastic degrees . . . although a comparatively new faculty member, already an integral part of the community. Believes in practical application of learning .... Miss Mil- dred Mell, Professor of Economics and Sociology . . . gives stu- dents opportunity to see banks, legislature, in actual operation . . . member of Social Planning Council of Atlanta . . . has broad knowledge of what is happening in world today . . . vital personal interest in campus . . . efficiency and sociability com- bined. Mr. S. Guerry Stukes, Professor of Philosophy and Education . . helps students with job applications and vocational inter- its .. . infectious laugh . . . interest in photographic inno- stions . . . knows endless stories about psychological cases . . busy individual, but always has time for cheerful word. Miss Mary Stuart MecDougall, Professor of Biology . . . tra- ditional addition of color to faculty professions with bright yellow academic robe from Montpelier . . . doing invaluable re- search on malaria control . . . expects hard work and gets it . . . skilled at needle point; says it requires scientific precision . . . author of biology text used widely in military education program . . . brilliant . . . analytical. Knows all his many students by name, home town and special talents ... Mr. Robert B. Holt, Professor of Chemistry . . . member of American Chemical Society . . . makes even formulas spare tn end and teacher . . . likes to play bridge finds that wanderlust grips him at regular walking in woods, playing golf. Never ending interest in scientific progress . . . noted for droll jokes illustrating principles and laws . . . Mr. Schuyler M. Christian, Professor of Physics and Astronomy ... a star gazer with a purpose . . . Mortar Board sponsor . . . raises pink and blue-eyed rabbits . . teaches Sunday School class in Decatur ... has three intelligent and charming little daugh- ters ... in frequent demand as speaker on many subjects. The growing demand for scientists in our mechanized world has brought the science department into the spotlight. Students gain a firm knowledge of -fundamentals in biology, physics and chemistry which is invaluable in helping them obtain specialized jobs. Quiet . . . small . . . Miss Martha Aiken, Assistant in Biology Department . . . well dressed . . . works with pre- cision . . . endlessly patient . . . varied interests. Interest in biology extends much further than the science stu- dents. Even the most confirmed " Humanities " student delights in peering through the microscope, and understanding the work- ings of the human body. Chemical discoveries are causing many changes in our lives. The knowledge gained in chemistry classes is indispensable for success in the world of plastics, synthesis, hospital research, and many other fields. Tall . . . rare delight in living plants from flowers to weeds . . . Mr. Ernest H. Runyon, Associate Professor in Botany . . . whole family popular and well known on campus . . . plays organ in leisure time . . . enlivens class with well chosen jokes. New and welcome addition to Biology Department . . . Mrs. Ernest H. Runyon, Lecturer in Biology . . . fine scientist in her own right . . . patient and helpful . . . expertly divides time among teaching duties, children and husband. _ Petite . . . intelligent . . . Miss Betty Jo Davis, Fellow in Biology . . . close friend of many upper classmen . . . " Flits " with dance group in spare time ... can understand viewpoint of perplexed students . . . bright future . . . invaluable help. Dependable . . . thorough . . . Miss Philippa Gilchrist, Associate Professor of Chemistry . . . conducts advance labora- tory classes . . . gifted with clear insight into students ' prob- lems . . . good weather finds her working in her flower garden . . . likes Spring best of all seasons. Brunette . . . painstaking precision . . . Miss Jodele Tanner, Assistant in Chemistry . . . alumna of one year ' s standing loves to dance . . . full of fun . . . feels strange as an in- structor but likes it . . . considers biology very fascinating . . . aspires to be a doctor. Graduate of Randolph Macon . . . Miss Emma McGinty, Assistant in Chemistry . . . invaluable patience in beginning laboratories . . . ardent music lover. Miss Gilchrist pa and Mrs. Runyon find botany a subject ot mutual interest. Valuable additions to the biolosy lab are Miss Davis and Miss Aiken. Miss Tanner and Miss McGinty gather supplies from the stori Since war activities call for additional strength, the physical education department and the medical staff have assumed added responsibility. The enlarged program of gym classes and the emphasis on hygiene this year has helped keep the campus healthy and strong. In charge of the main activities at the gym . . . Miss Llewellyn Wilburn, associate professor of physical education . . . popular class sponsor . . . can " call " for square dances with spontaneous ease . . . enjoys bicycling other of her many hobbies demand as a chaperon. ith Outing Club . . lives in Mai. |olf is a always Supreme authority in " Pokey " (the infirmary, for the unini- tiated) ... Dr. Margaret V. Burns . . . professor of physical education and resident physician . . . plays violin . . . has tea at 4:00 every afternoon with Miss Domincovich . . . opening remark usually: " What ' s your trouble? " . . . keeps us healthy. Miss Wilburn and Dr. Burns practice what they preach about walking being good 30 Mrs. Lapp helps students find a real joy in natural dancing Miss Hewitt and Miss Dunbar The infirmary is a haven of refuge for everybody with bad cclds, skinned knees, appendicitis, nervous breakdown tendencies, or just plain lack of sleep. It is the ministering angels of the infirmary who know what ails us when we cannot figure it out for ourselves. Always the big white house spells comfort and security. Miss Carolyn Hewitt . . . resident nurse . . . blond and attractive . . . likes bright colors ... has athletic tendencies, leaning to tennis and swimming . . . comforting manner . . . dislikes work at summer camps since sad experience with epidemic of mumps and measles one Formerly taught primary school in small town . . . one of seven i parsonage family . . . Miss Caroline Dunbar, resident nurse thusiastic soorts ' spectator . . . likes to fish in Florida and to hike the mountains . . . spends much of leisure time listening to good mi . . . early ambition was musical career . . . only regret about nursin; that she didn ' t start earlier. le out betw classes. dancing and The physical education department offers a wide variety of activities: swimming, tennis, dancing, hockey, basketball, golf, archery, badminton, skating and riding. A student not only enjoys a swim around the pool or a set of tennis for its own sake, but because she feels that after such invigorating exercise she will be better able to tackle her other activ- ities. The instructors of all the sports are experts in their fields and arouse enthusiasm in the girls with whom they work. Knows many on campus by first name . . . Mrs. Harriette Haynes Lapp, assistant professor of physical education ... has had experi- ence in natural dancing in several foreign countries . . . inspires classes with natural, unaffected grace . . . charming conversationalist and hostess . . . tireless help in May Day greatly missed this year ... has instead been supervising all riding activities. Miss Barbara Ames, assistant in physical education . . . firs on campus . . . refreshing vitality . . . instructor of remarkable ling team, but not responsible for broken heads of said team . . part in almost every activity of athletic department ... in fri demand as a chaperon . . . attractive . . . friendly. Expert and graceful . . . Miss Eugenie Dozier, instructor in physical education . . . graduate of Agnes Scott . . . extremely busy when May Day time arrives . . . teaches very popular classes in modern, folk, and ;ocial dancing . . . has own dancing school in Atlanta. fitateet An idea leaps forth from the page. We test it in the light of our own experience. If it proves true, it becomes a valuable tool in the business of living. SENIOR OFFICERS MINNIE MACK President DOROTHY LEE WEBB Vice-President JOAN STEVENSON Secretary-Treasurer 34 Come on, you kids, pull! Nothing W kid-day f or " S as silly This business of being Seniors startled us at first. For three years we had thought of " Senior " as having some special aura surrounding it — the unattainable — the only hoped for. Now that we are Seniors, we find no deep mystery at all attached to the name. Of course, our dreams of mortar boards, gowns, diplomas are coming true in an unbelievably quick fashion. Before we know it, we will no longer be students at Agnes Scott, where we have spent four years crowded with activity. Friends, asso- ciations, glimpses of the truth have become ours. This year has been filled mainly with happy days. Traditions, classes, scholarship have meant a good deal more to us. We are grateful for the opportunity which has been ours here at Agnes Scott. We pass on to the class of ' 46 the responsibilities, honors, and expectations each Senior Class has shared since this college was founded. JOAN STEVENSON Class Secretary line up before being invested. DOROTHY MARIE ALMOND .... Lynchburg, Va. ANN ANDERSON Lithonia, Ga. !UTH ANDERSON Greenville, S. C. MARTHA ESTELLE ARNOLD Hapeville, Ga. MARY BARBARA AZAR Atlanta, Ga. ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY JEAN BAILEY Atlanta, Ga. PSYCHOLOGY AND SOCIOLOGY CAROL ANNE BARGE Atlanta, Ga. CHEMISTRY MILDRED CLAIRE BEMAN Laurinburg, N. C. PSYCHOLOGY, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY ACNES SCOTT 37 AGNES SCOTT ANABEL BLECKLEY BICKFORD Decatur, Ga. VIRGINIA LIVINGSTON BOWIE . . . Hollywood, Fla. FRENCH AND GERMAN MARY FRANCES BROUGHER Decatur, Ga. LOUISE McLAIN CANTRELL Decatur, Ga. JEANNE ESTHER CARLSON Atlanta, Ga PSYCHOLOGY ELIZABETH CARPENTER Delray Beach, Fla. ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY SYLVIA McCONNEL CARTER Decatur, Ga. HISTORY AND MATHEMATICS VIRGINIA CARTER Norton, Va. CHEMISTRY AND MATHEMATICS Mentor, MARJORIE COLE Atlanta, Gc PSYCHOLOGY GERALDINE COTTONGIM Atlanta, Ga. PSYCHOLOGY HANSELL COUSAR Florence, S. C. MARY HAMMOND CUMMING Griffin, Ga. MARGARET McLEAN DALE Columbia, Tenn. ELIZABETH K. DANIEL Decatur, Ge HARRIETTE DAUGHERTY Jacksonville, Fla. PSYCHOLOGY BETTY DAVIS Atlanta, Ga. ACN FT ACNES SCOTT MARY CORDELIA DeVANE Easley, S. C. PSYCHOLOGY KATHERINE ANNE EDELBLUT Augusta, Ga. MARY PATTERSON ELAM Americus, Ga. ANNE HART EQUEN Atlanta, Ga. 42 PAULINE IRMA ERTZ Buffalo, N. Y. ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY MARY ELIZABETH ESPEY Xenia, Ohio JANE LUNDAY EVERETT Macon, Ga. MATHEMATICS ELIZABETH C. FARMER Spartanburg, S. C. MATHEMATICS .(bent ors. HELEN FORESTER Atlanta, Ga. ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY BARBARA FRINK Washington, D. C. ENGLISH AND HISTORY CAROLYN ELIZABETH FULLER Laurel, Miss. ENGLISH ELIZABETH MAY GLENN Atlanta, Ga. BIBLE AND ENGLISH MARTHA JEAN GOWER Decatur, Ga. PHYSICS AND MATHEMATICS RUTH GRAY Atlanta, Gc MARJORIE HADDOCK Columbus, Ga. ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY FLORENCE CARTER HARRISON .... Atlanta, Ga. PSYCHOLOGY, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY A ( 45 AGNES SCOTT EMILY ALETHEA HIGGINS Dalton, Ga. ENGLISH LEILA BURKE HOLMES Macon, Ga. CHEMISTRY JEAN HOOD Commerce, Ga. MATHEMATICS AND PSYCHOLOGY DOROTHY HUNTER Atlanta, Ga. SCIENCE MARY ALICE HUNTER Sanfo rd, Fla. BIBLE AND SPANISH DOROTHY KAHN Rockville Center, N. Y. PSYCHOLOGY, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY KITTIECOPELAND KAY ron, Ga. FRANCES HERRING KING Newnan, Ga. n f o r. SARAH SUSAN KIRTLEY Sanford, Fla. ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY ELAINE KUNIANSKY Decatur, Ga. ENGLISH GENEVIEVE LATHEM Atlanta, Ga. PSYCHOLOGY MARY LOUISE LAW Atlanta, Ga. BIOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY MARION LUCILE LEATHERS Decatur, Ga. LATIN AND GREEK MARGARET ELOISE LYNDON Decatur, Ga. MATHEMATICS AND PHYSICS MARGARET PATTON MACE Mebane, N. C. FRENCH AND PSYCHOLOGY MARTHA JANE MACK Thomasville, Ga. ACNf T ACNES SCOTT BETTIE MANNING Moultrie, Ga. MATHEMATICS AND PHYSICS JEAN McCURRY Atlanta, Ga. CHEMISTRY AND FRENCH MARIAN McWHORTER Tifton, Ga. FRENCH, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY JANEKREIUNG MELL Atlanta, Ga. ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY MONTENE MELSON Atlanta, Ge ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY MARGARET DRUCILLA MILAM Clarkston, Ga. SARA ELIZABETH MILFORD . Greenville, S. C. MARY MOFFAT MILLER Hartwell,Ga. :s, eniors. LIDA MARY MONROE Houston, Texas MATHEMATICS JULIA SCOTT NEWELL Atlanta, Ga. MARGARET VIRGINIA NORRIS Atlanta, Ga. MARY NEELY NORRIS Lakeland, Fla. PSYCHOLOGY, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY DOROTHEA ELIZABETH PARK Atlanta, Ga. CHEMISTRY AND ENGLISH MARTHA PATTERSON Covin g ton, Ga. BIOLOGY AND PSYCHOLOGY HELEN LEONE PATY Emory University, Ga. ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY INGE CHARLOTTE PROBSTEIN .... Drexel Hill, Pa. ACNES. ACNES SCOTT JEANNE SOLLEE ROBINSON Clayton, Mo. FRENCH CEEVAH ROSENTHAL Lynchburg, Va. ENGLISH AND CHEMISTRY SARA SAUL Atlanta, Ga. ENGLISH AND SPANISH BESS OUIDA SHEPPARD Waynesboro, Ga. SPANISH, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY 54 JULIA McQUEEN SLACK Decatur, Ga. DORIS VIRGINIA SMITH Montverdi, Fla. PSYCHOLOGY HELEN SOMERVILLE Cross Hill, S. C. PSYCHOLOGY, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY LAURA JOAN STEVENSON Atlanta, Ga. ENGLISH AND HISTORY en tors. ben i ANN DINWIDDIE STRICKLAND Decatur, Ga. BIOLOGY AND PSYCHOLOGY FRANCES CAVA STUKES Manning, S. C. HISTORY AND PSYCHOLOGY LOIS ANDERSON SULLIVAN Anderson, S. C. BONNIE MARY TURNER Savannah, Ga. PSYCHOLOGY MARY ANN ELIZABETH TURNER . . Cave Spring, Ga. ENGLISH, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY SUZANNE WATKINS Searcy, Ark DOROTHY LEE WEBB Atlanta, Ga. CHEMISTRY AND ENGLISH KATE WEBB Saluda, S. C. PSYCHOLOGY ACNES- S TT Set i tor. PATRICIA ANN WEBB London, En g land CHEMISTRY WENDY WHITTLE Luray, Va. HISTORY AND POLITICAL SCIENCE FRANCES LOUISE WOODDALL .... Augusta, Ga. HISTORY, ECONOMICS AND SOCIOLOGY MARTHA WHATLEY YATES Atlanta, Ga. 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Introducing our sponsorees to the faculty, Harrison Hut, little Dec and such, made us feel so im- portant. October: Joy, joy. " Our " freshmen won the stunt and belled the cat. Were we proud! Afterwards we had a victory party in Inman. November: We spent hours thinking up things for the people to do at the parties we helped Mortar Board give for the frosh. December: Athletic us! Diary, the hockey championship was ours and to boot, every team member made either varsity or sub-varsity. Exams, and then home for the holidays. January: Diary, you should have seen us trying to play the role of dignified hostesses at the tea we had for the freshmen. It was fun, though, and we all learned lots of new people by name. February: " Way down upon the Suwanee " and music . . . and what music! A real . Food, Southern ladies, ' ing band at " Jazzmine JUNIOR OFFICERS MAGGIE TOOLE President VICKIE ALEXANDER Vice-President ANNE REGISTER Secretary-Treasurer Manor, " when we added two hundred and fifty dollars to war fund (plug). March-April: Oh, Diary, Spring . . . fever! May: The excitement of May Day, the tea for the seniors, exams and graduation (it ' ll be us next year). What a year! ANNE REGISTER Class Secretary Gentlemen and their ladies promenade at the juniors ' " Jazzmine Manor. " Dootsie entertains a friend on the campu Two junior members practice for their skit in Spanish Club. JEANNE N. ADDISON . Washington, D. C. VICTORIA ALEXANDER . Fayetteville, N. C. MARY LILLIAN ALLEN . . Dallas, Texas MARY GOODMAN AMERINE . Atlanta, Ga. MARGARET BEAR . . . Richmond, Va. LUCILE ELIZABETH BEAVER . Gainesville, Ga. CAROLYN BODIE . . . Forest City, N. C. EMILY ANN BRADFORD . . Decatur, Ga. CLAUDIA BROWNLEE . . Anderson, S. C. KATHRYN BURNETT . . . . Atlanta, Ga. MARY CAROLINE CARGILL . Columbus, Ga. JEAN CHEWNING Jenkins, Ky. n SARA JEAN CLARK .... Atlanta, Ga. MARY A. COURTNEY . . . Louisville, Ky. JOAN LOUISE CRANGLE . Delray Beach, Fla. EDWINA BELL DAVIS . . . Decatur, Ga. ELEANOR E. DAVIS . . . West Point, Ga. PATTIE MILLER DEAN . . Anderson, S. C. MARY DUCKWORTH . . . Atlanta, Ga. DOROTHY DYRENFORTH . Jacksonville, Fla. MARY MELL FLEMING . . . Atlanta, Ga. CONRADINE FRASER . . . Atlanta, Ga. HARRIET C. FRIERSON . Mt. Pleasant, Tenn. FRANCES JEAN FULLER . . Hazard, Ky. LOUISE PRITCHETT GARDNER . Danville, Va. JOYCE GILLELAND .... Atlanta, Ga. ALICE CULPEPPER GORDON . Eastman, Ga. SHIRLEY GRAVES . . . Chapel Hill, N. C. JEAN GIBERSON GREENE . . Atlanta, Ga. LORRAINE GRIFFIN .... Decatur, Ga. JEANNE MURRAY HALE . New Orleans, La. NANCY HARDY Augusta, Ga. HARRIETTE HARGROVE . . Atlanta, Ga. ELLEN MARIE HAYES . . . Decatur, Ga. PEGGY ANNE HERBERT . . Decatur, Ga. EVELYN WILLIAMS HILL . . Orange, Va. BARBARA J. HOLMES . . . Conley, Ga. BONNIE HOPE Abingdon, Va. ELIZABETH HORN .... Mobile, Ala. ANN ROGERS HOYT . . . Atlanta, Ga. LOUISE ISAACSON .... Atlanta, Ga. IRENE WILLIAMS JACOB . . Decatur, Ga. LURA E. JOHNSTON . Charleston, W. Va. PEGGY JONES Huntsville, Ala. MARJORIE KARLSON . . . Decatur, Ga. ELIZABETH KELLER .... Decatur, Ga. BARBARA S. KINCAID . . . Moultrie, Ga. MARIANNA KIRKPATRICK . . Atlanta, Ga. HATTYE KUNIANSKY . . . Atlanta, Ga. ANNE CARTER LEE ... Decatur, Ga. STRATTON LEE Danville, Ky. RUTH ELAINE LIMBERT . . Atlanta, Ga. BETTY LONG Richmond, Va. MARY E. MARTIN . . Ware Shoals, S. C. HARRIETT McALLISTER . . Covington, Va. MILDRED MARTIN McCAIN . Decatur, Ga. MARY FRANCES McCONKEY . Dalton, Ga. GLORIA ANN MELCHOR . . Atlanta, Ga. MARGARET MIZELL . . . Atlanta, Ga. BETTY JANE MOORE . . . Atlanta, Ga. - ANNE D. MURRELL . . . Lynchburg, Va. MARJORIE NAAB .... Atlanta, Ga. ANNETTE NEVILLE . . . Walhalla, S. C. ANNE DREW NEWBOLD . Wilmington, N. C. JANE ANNE NEWTON . . Decatur, Ga. ANNE NOELL Newport, Ark. JANE OATLEY Atlanta, Ga. VERA MALLARD OREM . . Decatur, Ga. ELIZABETH OSBORNE . Morganton, N. C. ELIZABETH PATRICK . Kings Mountain, N. C. PEGGY PEREZ . . . New York City, N. Y. BETTYE LEE PHELPS .... Decatur, Ga. MARTHA CLEMENTS POLK . Thomaston, Ga. HELEN POPE Homestead, Fla. CELETTA R. POWELL . . Thomasville, Ga. ROSALIND DONA PRICE . . Atlanta, Ga. DORIS E. PURCELL . . . Carnesville, Ga. MARY HARDING RAGLAND . Richmond, Va. ANNE REGISTER .... Fitzgerald, Ga. ELEANOR REYNOLDS . . . Carlisle, Ky. BETTY JANE ROBINSON . . Bastrop, La. JEAN WARING ROONEY . . Decatur, Ga. HELEN ROPER . . . Johnson City, Tenn. CLAIRE ROWE LaGrange, Ga. MARY BENSON RUSSELL . . Griffin, Ga. RUTH LEWIS RYNER .... Vienna, Ga. MARGARET A. SCOTT . . . Decatur, Ga. ANN SEITZINGER .... Atlanta, Gi FRANCES MARIAN SHOLES . Lynchbur g , Va. RUTH WINIFRID SIMPSON . Gainesville, Fla. BETTYE MYRTLE SMITH . . . Miami, Fla. JANE BE VERLY SMITH . . . Atlanta, Ga. DOROTHY M. SPRAGENS . Lebanon, Ky. MARY JETER STARR . . . Calhoun, Ga. MARY LOUISE STARR . . . Dalton, Ga. SALLY SUE STEPHENSON . Decatur, Ga. JEAN WINIFRED STEWART . Gastonia, N. C. HELGA STIXRUD . . Belgian Congo, Africa MINNEWIL STORY .... Atlanta, Ga. DORIS STREET Atlanta, Ga. MARTHA JEANETTE SUNKES . Decatur, Ga. MARGUERITE TOOLE . . . Au g usta, Ga. PEGGY CHEEK TRICE . . . Decatur, Ga. LUCY TURNER Anniston, Ala. MAUD VAN DYKE . . . Kerrville, Texas MARY C. VINSANT . . . Memphis, Tenn. KATHLEEN WADE .... Atlanta, Ga. SARAH ENGLISH WALKER . Charlotte, N. C. MARGUERITE M. WATSON . Batesburg, S. C. VERNA VAIL WEEMS . . . Sebring, Fla. BETTY WEINSCHENK . . . Atlanta, Ga. WINIFRED LEE WILKINSON . Atlanta, Ga. EVA LEE WILLIAMS . . . Waycross, Ga. PEGGY VERDA WILLMON . . Decatur, Ga. E. WOODWARD . . Chattanooga, Tenn. LaNELLE WRIGHT .... Anniston, Ala. Sophomores relax between practices of the stunt. 72 h of officers— Virginia, Jane, and " Punky. ' What a summer! But it ' s good to get back to the old grind. Have you met the freshmen? And so began our lives as sophomores — and some life! As a result of work, fun, and tears, Allagie snagged her men, but the kitty changed hands. Fall brought hockey sticks, black eyes, skinned knees, and hard won victories. Several " top " Sophs made the varsity. Our handsome South " Good Night, Sweet D Manor. They liked us almost as our lessons weren ' t slighted. Many a of the psychologists diagnos ' ntleman and lovely belle, as kit, took top honors at the Jazzmine :h as the colored jazz band. But night we dated Tom Jones, and :d their own case Ah, spring and a young Soph ' s fancy lightly turni to thoughts of SOPHOMORE OFFICERS JANE MEADOWS President PUNKY MATTISON Vice-President VIRGINIA DICKSON Secretary-Treasurer elections and 21 I. Wordsworth and the student ballot were " in the lime- light. " Then May Day, the daisy chain, and finally the Sophomores in white at graduation. So ends our year at Agnes Scott — a year full of excitement and one neve r to be forgotten. VIRGINIA DICKSON Class Secretary ADAMS AICHEL ALLEN ANDERSON ANDREWS ARCHER ASBURY BALL BEALE BEARDSLEY BEESON BENNETT BENTON BOND BORN MARIE McCANTS ADAMS .... Seneca, S. C. LOUISA AICHEL Jacksonville, Fla. BETTY SAUNDERS ALLEN Louisville, Ky. MARY FRANCES ANDERSON . . . Columbia, S. C. ELIZABETH MIDDLETON ANDREWS . Flat Rock, N. C. DOROTHY ARCHER Atlanta, Ga. ISABEL ASBURY Greenville, S. C. MARGUERITE BORN . MARTHA LARKIN BALL .... Thomasville, Ga. FRANCES GLASSELL BEALE . . Bowling Green, Va. ALICE MCCARTHY BEARDSLEY . . . Dunedin, Fla. CECIL MARIE BEESON Alva, Fla. DALE BENNETT Waycross, Ga. JOANNE BENTON Charlottesville, Va. MARGARET LEE BOND .... Charleston, W. Va. . Atlanta, Ga. ASS OF 194 7- 74 VALERIA VIRGINIA BROWN . Fort Valley, Ga. KATHLEEN BUCHANAN . Huntington, W. Va. ANNE BURCKHARDT .... Atlanta, Ga. EDITH LEE BURGESS .... Raleigh, N. C. VIRGINIA H. CALLAWAY . Princeton, W. Va. ELEANOR IRENE CALLEY . Huntington, W. Va. BETTY CAMPBELL .... Hartsville, S. C. CATHERINE COX CARLEN . Cooksville, Tenn. CHARLOTTE CLARKSON . . . Atlanta, Ga. MARGARET COCHRAN . . Greenville, S. C. SARAH FRANCES COOLEY . . Atlanta, Ga. BETTY CRABILL Atlanta, Ga. MARY ANN CRAIG . . . Spruce Pine, N. C. LU CUNNINGHAM Mobile, Ala. HELEN CATHERINE CURRIE . Scarsdale, N. Y. DAUGHERTY DERIEUX DeVANE DICKSON D08BINS EIDSON ELLIS, K. ELLIS, M. ESTES EVANS FISHER FULLER GALLOWAY GAUNT GILCHRIST SUSAN LA WTON DAUGHERTY . . . Atlanta, Ga. MARIAN RUTH ELLIS Chesterfield, S. C. MILDRED KNIGHT DERIEUX . . . Columbia, S. C. JEAN TAPLEY ESTES Atlanta, Ga. DOT DeVANE Greenville, S. C. MILDRED ANN EVANS .... Wilmington, N. C. VIRGINIA CAROLYN DICKSON . . . Atlanta, Ga. JAMES NELSON FISHER .... Nashville, Tenn. ANNA GEORGE DOBBINS . . Gantt ' s Quarry, Ala. MARY JANE FULLER .... Neptune Beach, Fla. PHYLLIS ANTOINETTE EIDSON . . Thomasville, Ga. DOROTHY GALLOWAY Atlanta, Ga. KATE LANE ELLIS Owatonna, Minn. MARY ANNE GAUNT Little Rock, Ark. CAROLYN WILSON GILCHRIST . . . Atlanta, Ga. I CAROL ELEANOR GILES . Avondale Estates, Ga. MARGARETTE WILSON GLOVER . Atlanta, Ga. MARY KATHERINE GLENN . . Atlanta, Ga. GENE GOODE Au g usta,Ga. POLLY GRANT Atlanta, Ga. MYNELLE BLUE GROVE . . . Atlanta, Ga. ANNE HAGERTY Decatur, Ga. AGNES LACY HARNSBERGER . Brunswick, Ga. GENEVIEVE HARPER Baxley, Ga. ELIZABETH HARRIS . Lookout Mountain, Tenn. LILAINE HARRIS Cordele, Ga. MARJORIE BEHM HARRIS . Waycross, Ga. MARY EMILY HARRIS . . . Asheville, N. C. GENET HEERY ...... Decatur, Ga. ANNE HIGHTOWER . . . Thomaston, Ga. HORNE HOUGH HOYT HUTCHENS 1VERSON JACKSON JACOB JEFFRIES JESPERSON JOHNSON, A. JOHNSON, K. JONES KELLY KEMP KINARD PEGGY PAT HORNE Marion, Va. ANN GRAHAM HOUGH Shaw, Miss. LOUISE HOYT Atlanta, Ga. SUE WITHERS HUTCHENS .... Huntsville, Ala. VIVIAN ISOBEL IVERSON Miami, Fla. ANNE HILL JACKSON Winder, Ga. JANE JACOB Decatur, Ga. MARGARET KINARD . MARIANNE WATT JEFFRIES . . . Thomasvrlle, Ga. LEONORA GORDON JESPERSON . . Anniston, Ala. ANNE NEAL JOHNSON Atlanta, Ga. KATHRYN JOHNSON Columbus, Ga. ROSEMARY JONES Vinings, Ga. MARGARET KELLY Lebanon, Ky. THERESA KEMP Marietta, Ga. Clemson, S. C. 78 DORIS VIRGINIA KISSLING . Jacksonville, Fla. MARION KNIGHT Atlanta, Ga. JOAN ELIZABETH KNOCH . . Atlanta, Ga. JANICE MARTIN LATTA . . . Goshen, Ind. LIDIE WHITNER LEE ... . Atlanta, Ga. JANET LIDDELL Camden, Ala. MARY BROWN MAHON . . Greenville, S. C. BETTY LaNELLE MANN . . Greenville, S. C. ANN HAGOOD MARTIN . . . Easley, S. C. MARY ANN MARTIN .... Decatur, Ga. MARGUERITE MATTISON . . Anderson, S. C. MARY McCALLA .... Greenville, S. C. ANN CHAPMAN McCURDY . . Decatur, Ga. GLORIA McKEE Atlanta, Ga. JULIA MARGARET McMANUS . Greenville, S.C. MEADOWS MERRIN MEYER NEWMAN OWEN OWENS OZMENT PARDINGTON PATTERSON PAULK PEACE PEDAKIS RADFORD RAGAN RENTZ JANE MEADOWS Atlanta, Ga. EDITH MERRIN Gainesville, Fla. GISELA DIANA MEYER Atlanta, Ga. ALICE NEWMAN Versailles, Ky. HELEN OWEN Lynchburg, Va. CAROLINE VIRGINIA OWENS . . . Roanoke, Ala. MARY NELL OZMENT Decatur, Ga. JEANIE RENTZ . . . ANGELA D. PARDINGTON . Winston-Salem, N. C. BET PATTERSON Winston-Salem, N. C. MAXINE PAULK Decatur, Ga. DOROTHY ANN PEACE .... Greenville, S. C. SOPHIA ELECTRA PEDAKIS . . . Pensacola, Fla. BETTY JEAN RADFORD Decatur, Ga. ETHEL LUCILE RAGAN East Point, Ga. . Atlanta, Ga. I 9 SUSAN RICHARDSON . . . Augusta, Ga. DORIS MORRIS RIDDICK . . . Atlanta, Ga. ANNE HERNDON ROGERS . Chapel Hill, N. C. ELLEN ROSENBLATT . LORENNA JANE ROSS BETTY ANN ROUTSOS . Atlanta, Ga. Charlotte, N. C. . Atlanta, Ga. ANNE FIELDS SCOTT . . . Lynchburg, Va. NELLIE LOUISE SCOTT . . . Decatur, Ga. NANCY ELIZABETH SHELTON . Atlanta, Ga. ESTHER SLOAN Atlanta, Ga. BARBARA WINGATE SMITH . Decatur, Ga. SARAH ESTELLE SMITH . . . Decatur, Ga. JEAN SMOOT Decatur, Ga. BARBARA SPROESSER .... Atlanta, Ga. CAROLINE JANE SQUIRES . Charlotte, N. C. STUBBS TABER TALMADGE TAYLOR TERRELL THOMASON TURNER VAN HOOK WADLINSTON WAKEFIELD WALTON WHEELER WIEDEMAN WILLIAMS WILSON WINCHESTER YATES ZEIGLER HELEN ANN STUBBS . . . Emory University, Ga. HILDA SIZER TABER . . . Lookout Mountain, Tenn. LaVERYN HUNICHE TALMADGE . . . Miami, Fla. LAURA CARROLL TAYLOR .... Atlanta, Ga. JUNE BLOXTON TERRELL Atlanta, Ga. JUNE THOMASON Copperhill, Tenn. BETTY WARREN TURNER .... Thomasville, Ga. PEGGY VAN HOOK Atlanta, Ga. DOROTHY E. WADLINGTON . . . Kosciusko, Miss. MARY MAYO WAKEFIELD . . . Union City, Tenn. LAURA ELIZABETH WALTON . . . Hamilton, Ga. ANN WHEELER Gainesville, Ga. ANN WIEDEMAN Atlanta, Ga. EMMA JEAN WILLIAMS Mobile, Ala. BARBARA LUCILE WILSON .... Atlanta, Ga. LAURA DODSON WINCHESTER . . . Macon, Ga. CHRISTINA JEAN YATES Augusta, Ga. BETTY ANN ZEIGLER Bamburg, S. C. Relaxing under the famous dogwood tr Dabncy, Lida, and Loui- pleased over the freshmen ' s successful year. FRESHMAN OFFICERS DABNEY ADAMS President LIDA WALKER Vice-President LOUISE McLAURIN Secietary-Treasur.-r 84 Rush hou t the Fresh m an Shoe Shop. The freshmen stop a minute during a stunt rehearsal. In attempting to record the history of the class of 1948, an aspiring author would be able to sum up the first week of activity the poor bewildered freshmen endured with one word. Lines! Lines for registration, lines for classification, lines for schedules, and lines for meals. It was quite a relief when classes began. On September 22, the class of ' 48 got its first taste of college work — and what a taste! Many were the times we had been warned of the huge chasm existing between college and high school curriculums, but it was up to Agnes Scott to prove to the poor stunned freshmen that there was more to college than play. The class of ' 48, however, is made of stern caliber, and it struggled slowly back to its feet. The class really began to settle down when Dabney Adams was elected Freshman Stunt Chairman. Under her leadership, and encouraged by their sister class, the freshmen buckled down with a determination to win the Black Cat. On October 14, the class came through with flying colors and the Black Cat was placed in Inman lobby. In mid-Novembei the excitement of return to school the opened, with " Pagi- business boom. class officers were elected. Then came exams and Christmas holidays. On the traditional freshman shoe shine shop was Violette taking over the job of making During the last days of Februar huddle and elected Tina Hewson e mine Manor. Tina, with Mary Mai second in the race for best gentlem the class went int as its gentleman at J nly as her lady, cam LOUISE McLAURIN Class Secreta note (or the " Jazzmine Manor " audii BETTY FRANCES ABERNATHY . . Gastonia, N. C. LIDA DABNEY ADAMS Asheville, N. C. JANE WOODWARD ALSOBROOK . New Orleans, La. VIRGINIA CLAIRE ANDREWS . . . Clayton, Mo. ROSE ELLEN ARMSTRONG .... Decatur, Ga. MARY ANN BACH Lexington, Ky. JANE BAGGS Martinsbur g , W. Va. PEGGY CAMILLE BAKER Leland, Miss. ANN ANSLEY BALLARD Augusta, Ga. JANE ARBERY BARKER Anniston, Ala. BETTY ANNE BATEMAN Atlanta, Ga. JEAN BELLINGRATH Rabun Gap, Ga. BARBARA BLAIR Gastonia, N. C. RUTH BLAIR Atlanta, Ga. LELA ANNE BREWER Birmingham, Ala. BETTY JEAN BROWN Birmingham, Ala. ELIZABETH ANN BROWN Norfolk, Va. JANE NICHOL BROWN .... Nashville, Tenn. FLORA WYLIE BRYANT Memphis, Tenn. SALLY CARRERE BUSSEY Augusta, Ga. ANNE CALDWELL Berkeley, Cal. IDA THAMES CASTNER Louisville, Ky. RUTH CLAPP Atlanta, Ga. BARBARA JANE COITH Orlando, Fla. Zy r JULIA ANN COLEMAN .... Baton Rouge, La. MARY ALICE COMPTON .... Demopolis, Ala. CAROLYN LOUISE COUSAR . . Bishopville, S. C. MILDRED FAIN CRAGON Atlanta, Ga. AUDREY LOUISE CRAWLEY .... Atlanta, Ga. EDNA CLAIRE CUNNINGHAM . . . Eatonton,Ga. JANE DA SILVA Atlanta, Ga. JEAN DA SILVA Atlanta, Ga. ALICE CALDWELL DAVIDSON . . Charlotte, N. C. AMELIA JACKSON DAVIS .... West Point, Ga. NANCY LOU DEAL Forest City, N. C. BETTY EVELYN DENNIS .... Mont S omery, Ala. ADELE DIECKMANN Decatur, Ga. JANET DOX Jacksonville, Fla. BETTY DOYLE Decatur, Ga. JUNE HAMLET DRISKILL .... Lynchburg, Va. ELIZABETH DUNN Atlanta, Ga. GRACE HARRIS DURANT Mobile, Ala. ANNE REBEKAH ELCAN .... Blacksburg, Va. ANNE ELIZABETH EZZARD . . North Roswell, Ga. MARY JOSEPHINE FAULKNER . . Russellville, Ark. EDITH FISKE FEAGLE Decatur, Ga. PATRICIA ANN FELTON Savannah, Ga. LILLIAN FIELD Atlanta, Ga. JO ANN LOU FOSSETT Decatur, Ga. CHARLENE RUTH GALT Covington, Ky. JUNE GATTIS Atlanta, Ga. NANCY JEAN GEER .... Rutherfordton, N. C. BETTY GESNER Atlanta, Ga. LUCILE ROGERS GIBSON Atlanta, Ga. GEORGIA BRYAN GILLILAND . . Clarksdale, Miss. HELEN GOLDMAN Atlanta, Ga. BEVERLY ANN GORDY Columbus, Ga. PEGGY GREGG Atlanta, Ga. HARRIET GREGORY Jefferson, S. C. ROSE MARY GRIFFIN Decatur, Ga. NANCY ELIZABETH HAISLIP . . Charleston, W. Va. MINNIE SANDERSON HAMILTON . Knoxville, Tenn. MARY STUART HATCH Charlotte, N. C. MARTHA HAY Auburn, Ala. ANNE FLORINE HAYES Decatur, Ga. ANNE HENDERSON Atlanta, Ga. VIRGINIA BRYAN HENRY . . . Roswell, N. Mex. CHARLOTTE ANNE HEVENER . . . Hightown, Va. KATHLEEN HEWSON Charlotte, N. C. CAROLINE COOPER HODGES . . . Atlanta, Ga. MARIANNA HOLLANDSWORTH . . Norfolk, Va. NAN HONOUR Atlanta, Ga. MARY HELEN HOUSE .... Birmingham, Ala. AMANDA RUTH HULSEY .... Gainesville, Ga. MARTHA WILMOTH HUMBER . . Clarksdale, Miss. JUNE LEWIS IRVINE Hampton, Va. MARGARET VAUGHN JOHNSON . . Atlanta, Ga. BETH JONES Vinings, Ga. EMMET PAUL JONES Atlanta, Ga. JACKIE JONES Atlanta, Ga. MILDRED CLAIRE JONES .... Thomaston, Ga. CLAIRE KEMPER Atlanta, Ga. KATHERINE MAXINE KICKLITER . . Sarasota, Fla. BETTY ANN KITTS Decatur, Ga. MARTHA V. KRAUSS Louisville, Ky. REBECCA ANN LACY Decatur, Ga. MARY BETH LITTLE Wichita Falls, Tex. MARY SHEELY LITTLE Hickory, N. C. EDITH HALL LIVELY Atlanta, Ga. JEAN ELSIE LONEY Atlanta, Ga. ROBERTA EMMA MACLAGAN . . . Atlanta, Ga. BARBARA N. MACRIS Atlanta, Ga. LADY MAJOR Anderson, S. C. MARY MANLY Dalton, Ga. PEGGY MAUNEY Atlanta, Ga. ETHEL LOUISE McLAURIN Dillon, S. C. PATRICIA ANN McMANMON . . . Atlanta, Ga. MARIELLA " COOKIE " MILLER . . . Decatur, Ga. MARY SHREVE MOHR Anchorage, Ky. BARBARA JEAN MORGAN . . Yazoo City, Miss. MARY ELLEN MORRISON . . . Spartanburg S. C. MARTHA REBECCA NEIDLINGER . . Atlanta, Ga. NAN NETTLES Leo, S. C. FRANCES GAMBLE NININGER . . . Roanoke, Va. KATHRYN FRANCIS NORTON . Fayetteville, N. C. VANNESSE ORR Rockwood, Tenn. MAE COMER OSBORNE .... Morganton, N. C. FLORENCE JARBEAU PAISLEY . . Stockbridge, Ga. ANN PATTERSON Cuthbert, Ga. MARGARET CLAY PIRTLE .... Savannah, Ga. BARBARA PLUMLY Rydal, Pa. SUSAN POPE Homestead, Fla. BETTY BAYNE POWERS Leesburg, Fla. EVELYN PUCKETT Atlanta, Ga. ERIN RUSSELL RAYFIELD . . . Montgomery, Ala. HARRIET ELIZABETH REID .... Troutville, Va. MARGARET ANNE RICHARDS . . Columbus, Ga. RUTH C. RICHARDSON . . Black Mountain, N. C. NANCY ANN ROBERTSON .... Atlanta, Ga. ANNA CLARK ROGERS Danville, Ky. of re en TERESSA RUTLAND Decatur, Ga. MARY BYRD RUTLEDGE .... Winnsboro, S. C. CHARLIEN MARIE SIMMS Dothan,Ala. MARY GENE SIMS Dalton, Ga. JUNE SMITH Decatur, Ga. ANN SPROESSER Atlanta, Ga. DOROTHY ANN STANTON .... Atlanta, Ga. DOROTHY STEWART Atlanta, Ga. EMMA JACQUELINE STEWART . . Savannah, Ga. GAIL STEWART Monroe, La. LUCY MAE THOMAS Decatur, Ga. MARIAN ELSIE TRAVIS Hapeville, Ga. ANNE McREE TREADWELL .... Decatur, Ga. VIRGINIA TUCKER Alexandria, Va. BETTY JO TURNER Atlanta, Ga. VIRGINIA TYLER St. Petersburg, Fla. JANET VAN DE ERVE Charleston, S. C. ANNE PAGE VIOLETTE Hampton, Va. LIDA WALKER Atlanta, Ga. BARBARA JEAN WAUGAMAN . . . Atlanta, Ga. BOBBE WHIPPLE . • Perry, Ga. SARA CATHERINE WILKINSON . Greenwood, S. C. TATTIE MAE WILLIAMS Marietta, Ga. PAT ALYCE WILLMON Decatur, Ga. ANNE WOODWARD Chattanooga, Tenn. JENNY WREN Decatur, Ga. MARGARET YANCEY Atlanta, Ga. MARIAN YANCEY Atlanta, Ga. SPECIALS BETTY JEAN BARNES Decatur, Ga. JANE COUGHLAN Jacksonville, Fla. HARRIET JORDAN Atlanta, Ga. SUSAN WINGFIELD NEVILLE Augusta, Ga. VIRGINIA ABBOTT SMITH Atlanta, Ga. ANNE TERRELL Decatur, Ga. MARTHA THOMSON Decatur, Ga. ANNE TYLER St. Petersburg, Fla. N MEMORIAM CLAUDIA EVANS BROWNLEE Anderson, S. C. June 20, 1926— December 24, 1944 rfctivitieb We feel a responsibility to the group when we vote. A careful consideration of candi- dates helps us make wise choices. Even more keenly do we feel our responsibilities to others if we are elected to an office. THE 1945 Difficult as it is to capture the life and spirit of a place, that is what this year ' s SILHOUETTE has tried to do. The staff has tried to picture life on the campus simply and honestly, because simplicity and honesty are characteristic of Agnes Scott. The shortages and inconveniences of the war challenged the staff to make use of all the resources available. After much planning and hard work, disappointment and elation, the staff is happy to present the 1945 SILHOUETTE. and Elaine talk over the annual layout. Leila and Maud supervise the club and faculty sections. Drawing up pages, writing copy and taking pictures kept the editorial staff busy. First row: Mary Ann Gaunt, Hilda Taber, Jeanne Hale, Jean Williams Helen Currie, Lura Johnston, Peggy Wilmon. . . . Second row: Louise Cantrell, Marie Adams, Harriett McAllister, Margaret Kelly, Peggy Perez, Helen Pope. . . . Third row: Margaret Mattison, Bettye Lee Phelps, Martha Jean Gower, E eanor Callcy, Ann Equen, Eleanor Reynolds. ... Not in picture: Eloise Lyndon, Janice Latta, Mary Ann Martin, Carroll Taylor. SILHOUETTE ELAINE KUNIANSKY Editor MARION LEATHERS Associate Editor PENNY ESPEY Business Manager MARTHA BAKER Advertisin g Mana g er MAUD VAN DYKE Assistant Editor CELETTA POWELL Assistant Editor ELOISE LYNDON Class Edito LURA JOHNSTON Organization Edito MARTHA JEAN GOWER Sports Edito ANN EQUEN Feature Edito HELEN POPE Literary Edito PEGGY PEREZ Snapshot Edito EDITORIAL ASSISTANTS: Eleanor Reynolds, Peg gy Wilmon, Harnett McCallister, Jeanne Hale, Bettye Lee Phelps, Mary Ann Gaunt, Margaret Kelly, Hilda Taber, Mary Ann Martin, Carroll Taylor, Marie Adams, Janice Latta, Sweetie Calley, Jean Williams, Helen Curne, Margaret Mattison, Louise Cant BUSINESS ASSISTANTS: Laura Winchester, Virginia Dickson, Anne Scott, Ann Rogers, Mary Jane Fu ller, Dale Bennett, Eugenia Jones, Harding Ragland, May Turner, Jane Bowman, Louisa Aichel. kept busy with trips First row: Harding Ragland, Anne Scott. " row: Jane Bowman, Virginia Dickson. . . . Third row: Ann Rogers, Mary Jane Fuller, Louisa Aichel. ... Not in pic- ture: Laura Winchester, Dale Bennett, Eu- genia Jones, May Turner. ACNES LEILA HOLMES Editor PAULINE ERTZ Managing Editor JEANNE ADDISON . . MARY ANN COURTNAY ELIZABETH CARPENTER . MARY NEELY NORRIS . HANSELL COUSAR . . Assistant Editor Assistant Editor Business Manager Advertising Manager Circulation Manager It must be Monday night, ' cause here is Leila hard at work on the Ne Digging out " scoops " on May Day, Senior Opera, or spring holidays; working late on Monday nights; spending long aft- ernoons at the printers; and getting the necessary ads kept the Agnes News staff quite busy. Development was the theme of the newspaper this year. First, the News tried to give a complete account of campus life. Every news item was covered not only with an eye toward giving the " news of the day, " but also with the idea of leaving a complete record of the year ' s progress. Second, the News endeavored to be the mirror of public opinion. Individual criticism and contributions were welcomed. Letters to the editor were not thrown in the waste-basket, but were printed with the hope of bettering the college community. It is Marjo the reporters who d = ie Cole. Joyce Gillel sh around campus covering the news. First row: Alice Gordon. Lidie Lee and, Mary Azar, Dale Bennett, Marianne Jeffries. . . . Second row. Ruth ean Clark Conradine Fraser, Alice Beardsley, Margaret Klnard He en Third row: Eloise Lyndon, Martha Yates, Jeanne Robinson, Carolyn Phelps, Anne Register. Jane Bowman. ... Not in picture: Jean McCurry, r Joanne Benton, Nellie Scott, Margaret Kinard, Bet Patterson, Ne son Ryner Currie Rot Webb, Sara Pegqy Pat Home. Pat Elam, Bettye Le Fuller Anne Fisher Noell, Ann Seitzinge Anne Johnson, Dot Peace Margaret Mizell, Pattie Dean, Lib Woodward, Mary Jane Fuller, Virgin a Owens, Doris Kissl ng Valeria Brown, Betty Turner, Joan Crangle, Anne Lee. SCOTT NEWS Third, the staff tried to develop in the journalistic field. By accepting new styles of headlines, make-up, and advertising the staff tried to vary the paper each week. Extra editions were put out occasionally. The Christmas extra was in red and green, and the exam extra was on blue paper and was called the " Agnes Scott Blews. " Origi- nality was always in evidence; no one will forget " The Boyd ' s Eye View, " or the fea- ture on Tabby, or those amazing cross-word puzzles. In January the first semester ' s papers were mailed to the Associated Collegiate Press for judging and rating for the year. It will take several months for the rating to be announced. No matter what the rating, though, the staff feels that it has had a very successful year. Both the editorial staff with its " nose for news ' ' and the busi- ness staff with its " nose to the grind " made this success possible. Liz and Mary Necly work along with Dootsie a Jane Anne to keep the business affairs of the Nc thly. Getting ads may be a hard job, but these giris have mastered the art. . . . First row: Alice New- man, Ann Hough, Betty A-drews, Eleanor Calley. . . . Second row: Mary Jane Schumacher, Peggy Jones, Jean Rooney, Sally Sue Stephenson, May Turner. ... Not present were: Carolyn Bodie, Doris Street, Mary McCalla. THE The AURORA staff Virginia Bowie, Joanne INGE PROBSTEIN Editor VIRGINIA BOWIE Mana g ing Editor ELIZABETH FARMER Assistant Editor DOT ALMOND Art Editor MONTENE MELSON Business Manager AURORA, Agnes Scott ' s oldest publication, is chiefly concerned with stimulating literary activity on the campus. It works together with the three writing groups on campus, B. O. Z., Folio, and Poetry Club, in securing its materials for publication. With the fusion of such a cross-section of students, the campus — its thoughts and feelings, its interests and problems, its frivolity and high seriousness — finds expression. This year AURORA made the effort to get contributors from a wider group, believing that self-expression by means of writing is something that should come naturally to a greater number of people. Campus criticism proved helpful to writers new to the field, and new writers stimulated others to contribute. In this way all types of creative writing were represented. In spite of all difficulties — paper shortage, printing ad- versities, not to mention making " the deadline " — a capable staff brought out fall, winter and spring editions of the AURORA. AURORA The ambition of members of Folio, Freshman writing club, was to have their work published in the AURORA. First row: Virginia Andrews, Minnie Hamilton, Lida Walker. . . . Second row: Alice Davidson, Miss Trotter, Jane Alsobrook, Louise McLaurin, Mary Beth Little. . . . Not in picture: Paige Violette, Ruth Richardson and Barbara Whipple. Betty Jean Radford, Mary Cumming, Frar Kathleen Buchai ces King, Marjo of " sitting in judgment " seriously. First row: , Mary Ann Craig, Helen Roper, Jean Stewai Naab, Claire Rowe, Bess Sheppard, Julia 51a cille Beaver, Betty Long, Wendy Whittle, Molly Mila Margaret Bond, Lib Farmer, Pat Elam, Mildred McCa Martha Yates. STUDENT GOVERNMENT MOLLY MILAM President WENDY WHITTLE Vice-President BETTY LONG Secretary LUCILLE BEAVER Treasurer On our campus Student Government Association is an integrates organization for the entire college community. Through its work students learn to appreciate the ideals of useful and honorable living — finding such ideals the basis for fuller and more harmonious living together. Fall found the year ' s plans taking form at the retreat meeting of the Executive Committee. Small committees were appointed to handle the various activities, and the next week the new year was " officially " begun with Orien- tation Week. At this time the new Hottentots were introduced to Agnes Scott via parties and handbook Lower house brought ideas for improvement of Student Government Perei, Helen Roper, Gisela Meyer, Sylvia Carter, Nancy Haislip, Rosen Annette Neville, Jeanne Hale, Ruth Anderson, Pat Felton, Helen Currie, Betty Mann, Dale Bennett. ... Not in picture: Catherine Carlen, Irene to the attention of the executive ary Jones, June Irwin. . . . Secc Agnes Harnsburger, Leonora Je: acob, Helga Stixrud, Daisy Sundy. person, S First row: Peggy Margaret Yancey, usan Richardson, ASSOCIATION classes. Student Government members handled bargains in the Second Hand Book Store, kept the mimeograph and sewing machines humming, took inventory of Murphey Candler building, and conducted a chapel session on par- liamentary procedure. After Christmas there was the in- evitable wee-hour fire drill, and, later on, the Activities Tea, presenting the campus activities to the freshmen. A highlight of the year was Student Government Week, when skits and talks in a series of chapel programs pre- sented the work and theme of the organization to the stu- dents. Mrs. Marc Weersing, an alumna, was guest speaker for one phase of the year ' s theme, " Respect, Share, Participate — Live in a Happy Community. " With this idea as a basis for working and thinking, members sought a higher degree of cooperation and a deeper undeistanding of the real meaning of Student Govern- ment in relation to campus life, to individual ideals, and to college education as a whole. Behind all of its activities students were conscious of the spirit of Student Government on the Agnes Scott campus, and in entering into this spirit they found pleas- ure in respecting, sharing, and participating. CHRISTIAN Ginny inspired Christian Association with her own ideals of living. VIRGINIA CARTER President MARY MONROE Vice-Pres.dent MARGARET BEAR Secretary STRATTON LEE Treasurer With the theme, " Jesus Christ the Same Yesterday, Today, and For- ever, " Christian Association started an eventful year. Calendars, with an added summary of the events of Christian Association Week, greeted the old students. At the various train stations members of the Asso- ciation, with the customary purple and white ribbons well in view, greeted the new Hottentots. Dr. Michael Coleman started the year of speakers with his Inspiring talk on England. During Christian Asso- ciation Week Miss Cobbs spoke on the theme; social service work and the budget were discussed in other chapel programs. Special activi- ties for the freshmen included a welcoming picnic, a " sing " of tradi- tional Agnes Scott hymns, and Freshman Cabinet — their own part of Christian Association. Sophomore Cabinet ' s programs were of campus- wide interest, as they discussed various religious beliefs. - : " • ■-■.;: " -. ' ■- ' ■ ... ■ ' ■ ••■ ' ' ' ' - ■ ■■ .. ' y ' - •; ' ' ■ " ■• ' ■■ 1 jy - ! 1 . «S V " • ' ■ ' na BP— -»-jH ffiSB smBjjmSKksBI flg . .. ' -, " 1 H«J ' ' JMi£ iu ini, i , iB-rj fekfl h if ■ -m j i ' ? " " - L gr ' 5 v--J - $fo F 1 It ' ' I w H ill- js ' 1 |g ;_. W?[ Btf ' V ' Jti illIM K- Hit I ' 1 ' ' .. 1 " Big " cabinet directed the affairs of Christia Devane, Betty Glenn, Kathryn Johnson, Agnes Ha Mildred Evans, Dorothy Spragens, Stratton Lee, Daugherty and Pris Hatch. Association . First row: Teddy Bear, Mary Cargill, Cookie nsberger. . . . Second re w: Helen Somerville , Ruth Anderson, Bet Patterso n, Mary Ru: sell. ... Not in picture: Harriet ASSOCIATION Social service activities were carried on in the Chinese Mission, Negro Mission, Syrian Mission, Scottish Rite Hospital, Boys ' Club, Industrial Girls ' Club and at a Christmas party for the poor chil- dren of Decatur. Discussion groups were inaugurated on certain Sunday nights. With the subject of the " Good Life " as the unifying theme, the thought of the Greets, Budda, the Jews and Christianity were discussed. Religious Emphasis Week, February 13-17, had as its speaker Dr. John A. Redhead, of Charlotte, N. C. Well-liked on the campus for his understanding and powerful addresses, he spoke on THE USE OF RELIGION, MAKING GOD REAL, GOD AND HISTORY, FAIREST LORD JESUS, and WHAT CHRIST THOUGHT OF GOD. Weekly activities included Tuesday chapels, Sunday night vespers, Morning Watch and the meetings of Freshman, Sophomore, and " Big " Cabinets. Mary ' s quiet assurarxe helped Freshmen tackle their most difficult proble Sophomore Cabinet had a successful year under Mar- garet Kelley, Chis Yates, Marie Adams, and (in front) Agnes Harnsberger, President. Marianna Hollandsworth, Pris Hatch, President, and Sheely Little— guiding lights of Freshman Cabinet. Members of Mortar Board accepted seriously the challenge of living up to the high ideals of the organization. First row: Frances King, Elaine Kuniansky, Betty Glenn, Mary Cumming, Dorothy Hunter. Second row: Mary Monroe, Barbara Frink, Inge Probstein, Wendy Whittle, Virginia Carter, and Molly Milam. Not in picture: Julia Slack. MORTAR BOARD VIRGINIA CARTER MARY CUMMING BARBARA FRINK BETTY GLENN MEMBERS DOROTHY HUNTER FRANCES KING ELAINE KUNIANSKY MOLLY MILAM MARY MONROE INGE PROBSTEIN JULIA SLACK WENDY WHITTLE Leadership, service, and scholarship — these are the qualifications for membership in Mortar Board, national honorary society. This year ' s Mortar Board chapter, tapped early last April, began its activities by assisting with High School Day. Projects in Mortar Board ' s service program -for this year included sponsoring a vocational guidance shelf in the library; entertaining transfers at a weiner roast; helping with skating parties for the freshman and sophomores; acting as hostesses for the lecturers brought to the campus by the English department; sponsoring a " Charm Week, " which featured social usage tests and a demonstration on make-up; present- ing a series of marriage classes for seniors and engaged girls. Mortar Board entertained at a tea in the library during Boole Week in November, and in February par- ents of day-students were invited to meet the faculty at another tea. At its recognition service in November, the Agnes Scott chapter had as guests the members of Mortar Board at the University of Georgia. The speaker for this service was Dr. McCain, who reviewed the history of Mortar Board at Agnes Scott and told of the attain- ments of this organization in contributing to the life of the college and in upholding its ideals. Mortar Board ' s efficient tch the leader at the party fo 107 Lura Johnston, Maud Van Dyke, Nelson Fisher, Franc ampus " war conscious. " ... Not in picture: " Tina " He WAR COUNC FRANCES BROUGHER Chairman CEEVAH ROSENTHAL Treasurer " Hurry up or we ' ll miss the Lawson bus " or " Gee, this Staff Assistant ' s course is fun " are only samples of the campus comments on some activities sponsored by War Council this year. Regular Sunday afternoon trips to Lawscn Hospital and occasional visits on Mon- day or Thursday nights were very much appreciated by the convalescent soldiers. The Red Cross Staff As- sistants ' course, held during February, was a real suc- cess with sixty-four girls qualifying as Staff Assistants. The campus was " kept up " on war news by Mrs. Sim ' s discussions on current events and by talks by other faculty members and outside speakers. Knitting, " smashing " cans, and giving blood were among the other activities encouraged. Perhaps the biggest challenge of the council to the campus was the Agnes Scott War Service Fund. In the fall the students piedged their contribution for the year, the total amount going over $2,700. This was divided proportionately among all the agencies which would otherwise have held separate drives on the campus. Frances Brougher, Student Chairman, with the coop- eration of the Council and the whole campus, made War Council ' s year a very successful one. Members of Lecture Association enjoy helping to entertain speakers. First row: Lib Wood- ward, Shirley Graves, Dale Bennett. . . . Second row: Ellen Hayes, Conradine Fraser, Harding Ragland. . . . Third row: Scott Newell, Jeanne Robinson, Lois Sullivan LECTURE ASSOCIATION Lecture Association ' s season was truly " star-stud- ded. " The season opened with Will Durant ' s lecture on The Lessons of History, which reached a large and appreciative audience. Dr. Durant is the author ot books on philosophy and social problems, among the most famous of which is his Story of Philosophy. In January came Robert Frost, well-loved American poet, farmer, and teacher. Mr. F-rost read informally from his own poems, and during his three-day stay won the hearts of the entire campus with his affability and kindly humor. The last lecture of the year was in April, when Maur- ice Hindus, an eminent authority on Russia and author of Mother Russia, spoke. He had just returned from Europe, and thus brought with him a first-hand account of conditions there. He held a large audience spell- bound by his vibrant personality and the enthusiasm with which he spoke of Russia. In the short time h was here Mr. Frost er deared himself to th whole campus. MISS EMMA MAY LANEY . . Faculty Chairma JEANNE ROBINSON . . . . Student Chairma LOIS SULLIVAN . . . . . . . Treasure Jeanne and Miss Laney talk over plans for the coming lectu PHI BETA KAPPA ANN ANDERSON VIRGINIA BOWIE VIRGINIA CARTER BETTY GLENN MARTHA JEAN GOWER MARION LEATHERS INGE PROBSTEIN JODELE TANNER DOROTHY LEE WEBB Third row: Inge Probstein, Cot Lc Phi Beta Kappa, a national honorary or3anization, has as one of its main ideals the fostering of high scholarship. Agnes Scott was the 102nd institution to receive a charter and the 9th college for women. Each spring members are elected from the senior class. This year the student body was privileged to hear the dis- tinguished Mr. Theodore Greene, head of the Department of Philosophy at Princeton University, speak at the an- nouncement exercises. Newly elected members srr Back row, left to right: Virgin Dot Lee Web, Inge Probste Front row: Martha Jean Gov Not in picture: Betty Glenn, SENIORS First row: Ann Anderson, Virginia Bowie, Virginia Carter, Betty Jo Davis. . . . Second row: Pat Elam, Betty Glenn, Martha Jean Gower, Marion Leathers. . . . Third row: Inge Probstein, Joan Stevenson, Lois Sullivan, Dorothy Lee Webb, Wendy Whittle. ... Not pictured: Jodele Tanner. HONOR ROLL JUNIORS First row: Jeanne Addison, Margaret Bear, Lucile Beaver, Marjorie Karlson. . . . Second row: Stratton Lee, Betty Long, Marjorie Naab, Anne Noell. . . . Third row: Elizabeth Osborne, Mary Russell, Ruth Simpson, Peggy Willmon. . . . Fourth row: Dot Spagens, Elizabeth Woodward. SOPHOMORES First row: Betty Andrews, Margaret Bond. . . . Second row: Hele Currie, Mildred Derieux. . . . Third row: Mary Katherine Glenn, Agn e Harnsberger. . . . Fourth row: Margaret Kinard, Janice Latta. . . Fifth row: Ann Martin, Gisela Meyer. . . . Sixth row: Betty Patterson Sophia Pedakis. . . . Seventh row: Betty Jean Radford, Betty Turnei . . . Eighth row: Laura Winchester, Christina Yates. Left to right. Marguerite Toole, Marion Leathers, Lib Osborne, Mary Cargill, Jane Smith. ETA SIGMA PHI Miss Cobbs and Miss Glick, faculty advisors, help Marion Leathers, Presi- dent, decide which of the great philosophers they will discuss at the next meeting. The Golden Age of Greece and the glory that was Rome discover deep appreciation in the spirit of Eta Sigma Phi, national honorary classical society. The Alpha Delta Chapter at Agnes Scott finds time among the studies of modern phases of culture to pay homage to the ancients. The mem- bers meet regularly to discuss the great philosophers, histo- rians, and authors whose influence has shaped intellectual and artistic existence to the present day. Although the Agnes Scott Chapter is small, its efforts are strong in spreading interest in classics among large groups. Each year the members award medals to students of various high schools who have shown proficiency in the study of Latin. One of the most helpful projects which this club has carried on is the furthering of knowledge of the classics among the members themselves. Before the regularly sched- uled meetings, members read certain selections from classical literature, which they discuss and criticize when they meet. The aims of such a society are consistent with the ideals of liberal arts colleges. Therefore, it is fitting that this group should be recognized as one of the most worthwhile of clubs on the campus. The Alpha Sigma Chapter of Chi Beta Phi was established at Agnes Scott twelve years ago, and was this national hon- orary scientific society ' s first chapter for women. The members are elected twice a year by unanimous vote on the basis of active interest and scholastic achievement in one of the sciences — astronomy, biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, or psychology. Chi Beta Phi had several outstanding scientists to speak at its meetings this year. Dr. Lester, of the Geology De- partment of Emory University, presented a very interesting talk about a volcano he had visited In Mexico. Miss Mac- Dougall gave a lecture on " Malaria, " the disease on which she has been doing extensive research work. Those present at the lecture were the first to see the malarial slides which she had prepared for the government. Dr. Schuyler Christian spoke about the experiments on heredity that he has been conducting with rabbits. A formal Initiation banquet was given at the Alumnae House in the fall for the purpose of honoring the new mem- bers. At the end of each year Chi Beta Phi awards a key to the most outstanding member on the basis of scholarship, leader- ship, service to the chapter and general promise. Officers take time out from lab. Vicky Alexander, Secretary; Mary Loui: Treasurer; Ann Webb, Vice-President; Betty Davis, President. CHI BETA PHI Front row, left to right: Dot Spragens, Stratton Lee, Mary Cumming. . . . Second row: Pat Elam, Vicky Ale ander, Mildred McCain. . . . Third row: Ann Anderson, Dot Lee Webb, Ann Webb, Helen Roper, Suzie Watkir Mary Louise Law, Virginia Carter, Dot Hunter. Offici :rs think of ideas to ir nprove the next pr oduction. Caroly n Fullei •, Vice-President ; Barbar a Kincaid, Program C Costume Chairn lan; Peggy Wil Imon, Secretary. . . . Not in dent: J me Ann t Newton, Treas urer; Rite Watson, 1 Publicity Ch. Nellc Wiight, n Hood, Prcsi- e Miller, Prop- Blackfriars offers to its members all the fascinating opportunities of the world of drama. Prospective Bernhardts may try their hands at comedy, tragedy, or even " mellerdrammer. " This year the members pro- duced a musical farce, creating and arranging their own dances. Serious drama occupied the attention of the girls who presented selected scenes from Shakes- peare. " Will o ' the Wisp " was a chance at pure fantasy. Acting, however, is only one part of the business of producing a play. Miss Winter is an understanding and competent director of the actual histrionics; it is she who guides the complicated backstage machinery of production. Costume sketches are made to en- lighten those on the costume committee. Scenery is conceived, created and set up by the girls. Authentic props are located, ranging anywhere from French tele- phones to period furniture. Makeup experts transform youthful freshness into tottering old age, smooth so- phistication, or even horrible deformity! This year Blackfriars has cooperated with War Coun- cil in providing entertainment for the wounded soldiers at Lawson General Hospital. BLACKFRIARS First row, left to right: Helen Curry, Alic e Beardsley, Eleanor Reyn olds, Pie E rtz, Mary Azar. . . . Se :ond rov ton, Edith Burgess, Virginia Dixon, Betty Long, Kathleen Bucr , Ceevah R osenthal, Ann Jack son. . . . Last Anna Dobbins, Gloria McKee, Frances Stu kes, Mary Ann Gaun I, Fr inces Wood dall, Doris Purcell Not ir Carpenter, Jean Hood, Jeanie Rentz, Lau ra Winchester. Doris Kissling, Mary Osmont, Ann Parding- row: Jane Everett, Ellen Hayes, Minnie Mack, picture: Martha Polk, Carolyn Gilchrist, Liz No operetta this year? What will Glee Club do? De- spite war conditions which made the traditional Gilbert and Sullivan presentation impossible, Glee Club, Special Chorus, and the choir have had a full and successful year. Glee Club was introduced to the freshmen the first week of school when a short program was presented in chapel. Soon strains of familiar carols were echoing through Presser as the choir prepared for its annual Christmas program. The white dresses of the choir, the white and silver decora- tions, and the colors of the several different uniforms worn by the Georgia Tech boys, added a note of festivity to the occasion. The program was under the combined direction of Mr. Johnson, Mr. Lowrance, and Mr. Herbert. Also, in cele- bration of Christmas, a pageant, " The Child of Peace, " was given in collaboration with the speech department. The New Year meant intensified work in preparation for the spring concert; there were many discordant notes until " In The Silence of The Night " and other favorites were finally mastered for the big event. The Special Chorus, under the direction of Mr. Johnson, sang throughout the year at army camps and hospitals as well as at various civic clubs. Light opera numbers and popular songs were frequently sung by the group. Among its favorites were " Italian Street Song " and " Sylvia. " Scaling the stairs are, from top to bottom: Helen Roper, Vice-President; Dot Spragens, Secretary; Millie Evans, Treasurer; Lois Sullivan, President. GLEE CLUB Left to right: Bettic Manning, Mary Cumming, Jeanne Rooney, Ann Hightower, Lois Sullivan, Martha Sunkes, Barbara Whipple, Eleanor Reynolds, Mary Martin, Dot Spragens, Barbara Sproesser, Marjorie Naab, Catherine Carlen, Helen Roper, Ruth Anderson, Adele Dieckmann, Barbara Frink Hatch, Millie Evans, Margaret Dale, Ann Martin, Barbara Plumly, Rite Watson, Cookie DeVane. ... Not pictured: Geva Harper, Ann Terrell, Helen Currie, Martha Ray Lasseter, Vera Orem, Helen Owen, Mary Russell, Jean Stewart, Vivian Iverson, Kittie Kay, Mary Beth Little. First row, left to right: Carol Giles, June Terrell, La Veryn Talmadge, Gail Stewart, Charlien Sims, Peggy Pat Home, Ann Newbold, Cordelia DeVane, Anne Woodward, Carolyn Bodie, Joan Crangle, Jenny Wren, Jean Estes, Jane Ann Newton, Eva Williams, Helen Pope. . . Second row, seated, left to right: Ann Caldwell, Susan Neville, Sally Sue Stephenson, Janet Van de Erve, Minniwil Story, Marjorie Cole. . . . Third row: Margaret Johnson, Betty Abernathy, Mary Louise Bealer Sue Mitchell, Harding Ragland, Louise Cantrell, Ann Elcan, Jeanne Robinson, Mary Catherine Vinsant, Mr. Howard Thomas, Ellen Hayes, Frances Brougher, Jane Smith, La Nelle Wright, Jane Barker, Nancy Deal, Louise McLaurin. ART STUDENTS LEAGUE The Art Students League, whose membership is made up of art students and other persons inter- sted in art, has as one of its special purposes the stimulation of a deeper interest in art on the cam- pus. One way in which this plan has been pro- moted Lh is year has been through the presentation of outstanding exhibits, such as The Georgia Artist Show, and the individual exhibits of Emil Holzhouer and Claude Howell. This year the League has en- joyed the frequent visits of Mr. Lamar Dodd, head of the Art Department of the University of Georgia, who has worked with the League members particu- larly on figure drawing and still life. A very worth- while undertaking of the club has been the redec- orating of Harrison Hut. The climax of the year is the Annual Student Exhibit. Mr. Thomas, head of the Art Department, is the advisor for the League ' s activities. Through his guidance the art program has become a vital part of the campus curriculum. etary; Joan Crangle, Vice-President; Mary 116 Members tune up for practice. First row: Mary Catherine Glenn, Ruth Simpson, Mary Ellen Morrison, Adele Dieckmann. . . . Second row Miss Smith Do Kissling, Claire Kemper, Susie Watkins. . . . Standing: Mr. Dieckmann, Maxine Kicklitcr, Betty Crabill, Barbara Wilson Virginia Callaway " Bunnv " Ween ... Not in picture: Dr. Margaret Burns, Grace Durant, Mr. S. M. Christian, Miriam Runyon, Mr. E. H. Runyon STRING ENSEMBLE " The String Ensemble is the only unorganized organization on the campus, " says Mr. C. W. Dieckmann, their capable leader. The group has been a part of Agnes Scott for the past ten years, since Mr. Dieckmann first gathered together the musically interested and talented members of the student body and faculty, and friends of the community. Until a few years ago, the group lived up to its name and was composed only of stringed instrument players. But Mr. Dieckmann ' s ability to write new and interesting parts has made the group flexible enough to include woodwinds also. There are no officers and no dues. The ensemble meets approxi- mately once a week and gives from one to three concerts during the year. Such composers as Bach, Strauss, Cui, Debussy, Saint- Saens, and Handel are among the favorite masters whose composi- tions give the players pleasure at each rehearsal. They get together because they " just like to play, " which is the best reason, after all. Debating has become more and more popular at Agnes Scott since 1922, when Pi Alpha Phi was founded. The aim of this organization is to foster interest in the age-old art of argu- mentation. The club believes that in debating one learns to think clearly, and to analyze intelligently matters of current interest. The debates held at each meeting constitute a tourna- lub. The subjects are usually chosen for their e — for example, the topic, " Should one tary service be continued after the war? ' ment within the current signifies of compulsory r year Mr. George P. Hayes, club sponsor and debate coach for the intercollegiate team, stimulates the debaters with his keen com- ments on their analyses. The intercollegiate team took part in the tournament between Georgia colleges at Emory this winter, and in the Grand Eastern Tournament, in which colleges from all over the Southeast were represented. Agnes Scott debaters also par- ticipated in separate debates with teams from the Georgia Junior College, the Uni- versity of Georgia, and the University of North Carolina. Could it be Pi Alpha Phi ' s successful year that makes Mary Ann Courtenay, Treasurer; Betty Glenn, President, and Alice Gordon, Secretary, look so happy? Dot Peace, Louisa Aichel, Peggy Willmon and Lib Osborne, members of the Intercollegiate De- bate Team, make plans for the tournament at PI ALPHA PHI Whatley Yates, Je Peggy Jones, Lib Osborne. . . . Second row: Peggy Willmoi nn Courtenay. . . . Last row: Mary Cargill, Betty Glenn, Sus ood, Dotty Kahn, Liz Carpenter, Peggy Jones, Jane Meadows, argaret Kina Watkins, C iry Ann Ma , Doris Kissling, Peggy Pat Home, Mary Alice Hunter, Hayes, Alice Gordon. ... Not pictured: Martha i, Mickey Derieux, Dale Bennett, Nina Owens. I. R. C. has had a real challenge from the times. Its purpose this year has been to discover the truth about international events, to study that truth, understanding it thoroughly, and to interpret any conclusions arrived at with regard to future world The program has been interesting and varied. In connection with the club ' s belief that citizenship at home is necessary before world citizenship is possible, I. R. C. ' s first speaker, Dr. Walter B. Posey, spoke on " Citizenship and Voting. " This talk was a very timely one, as the national election followed shortly after- wards. In a joint meeting with Emory ' s I. R. C. the club dis- cussed the results of the national election. At another meeting, Mrs. R. L. Paty, wife of Dr. Paty, formerly a medical missionary in China, gave the club inside facts about the political, social, and economic situation in China. The club later was one of the sponsors for two excellent films on China. One film was on Chinese War Relief needs, and the other about the college life of Chinese girls during the present war. Members not pictured: Vicky Alexander, Mary Amerine, Ann A-der- son, Dorothy Archer, Martha Baker, Margaret Bear, Lucile Beaver, Mildred Beman, Virginia Bowie, Frances Brougher, Liz Carpenter, Marjorie Cole, Margaret Dale, Harriette Daugherty, Eleanor Davis, Mary Duckworth, Jean Estes, Mary Mell Fleming, Carolyn Fuller, Mary Jane Fuller, Carol Giles, Georgia Gilland, Maynelle Grove, Jeanne Hale, Kathryn Johnson, Marjorie Karlson, Theresa Kemp, Margaret Kinard, Barbara Kincaid. Stratton Lee, Eloise Lyndon, Betty Mann, Montene Melson, Margaret Mizell, Mary Neely Norris, Dot Peace, Ethel Ragan, Anne Register, Louise Reid, Jeanne Robinson, Lorenna Ross, Mancy Shelton, Julia Slack, Jeter Starr, Louise Starr, Jean Stewart, Minniwil Story, Frances Stukes, Daisy Sundy, La Veryn Talmage, Mary Catherine Vinsant, Suzanne Wat- kins, Ann Webb, Betty Weinshank, Ann Wheeler, Wendy Whittle, LaNelle Wright. Joan Stevenson, President; Rite Watson, Secretary-Treasurer, Sylvia Carter, Vice-President, seem pleased over their next speake Mrs. Sims is never too busy to talk to members of I. R. C. Here si s chatting with Louise Isaacson, Frances Wooddall, Alice Gordon, Ha iet Hargrove, and Dotty Kahn. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CLUB First row, left to right: Peggy Jones, Lib Woodward, Harriet Ha erez, Sara Jean Clark, Betty Moore, Mary Ann Craig, Beth Daniel. El Circulo Espanol was organized for the purpose of creating and furthering interest in the traditions, language, and customs of Spain and Latin America. Each month the club meets to chat in Spanish about school and various events of special significance to Span- ish students. One program of particular interest was held at the home of Miss Muriel Harn. Miss Ham and Mrs. Florence Dunstan told about their exciting six weeks visit in Mexico last summer. Another highlight of the year was a Christmas party given before the holidays. Miss Melissa Cilley, who has lived in Spain, presented a vivid description of the Christ- mas celebration there. Afterwards the members enjoyed singing Spanish Christmas carols and looking at a minia- ture display of the nativity scene. At a later meeting Mr. Howard Thomas lectured on important Spanish paintings from the time of the Coleman to the present period. Thoughtful senoritas think of their next tcrtulia. Left to right: Sara Saul, Vice- President; Mary Alice Hunter, Secretary; Bettye Smith, President. ... Not in picture: Susan Kirtley, Treasurer. SPANISH CLUB Seated, left to right: Daisy Sunday, La Veryn Talmage, June Terrell, Bettye Smith, Helen Pope, Sara Saul, Genevieve Lathem. . . . Standing, left to right: Susan Kirtley, Betty Patrick, Mary Alice Hunter, Winifred Wilkinson. ... Not in picture: Ruth Gray, Harriet Frierson, Mary Lillian Allen, Joan Crangle, Marjorie Harris, Peggy Jones, Molly Milam, Elizabeth Miller, Nancy Moore, Claire Rowe, Bess Sheppard, Julia Slack, Ann Webb, Peggy Willmon. First row left to right: Helga Stixrud, Mary Frances Anderson, Kathryn Johnson, Lib Woodward, June Thomason, Jeanne Robinson, Vera Orem, Anne Hightower. . . . Second row: Lil McWhorter, Mildred Derieux, Anne Rogers, Ceevah Rosenthal, Anne Murrell, Conradine Fraser, Betty Camp- bell Lidle Lee. . . . Members not in picture: Virginia Bowie, Frances Brougher, Emily Higgins, Sara Milford, Mary Miller. FRENCH CLUB Helga Stixrud, program chair- man; Ceevah Rosenthal, President, and Lii McWhorter, Secretary- Treasurer, have given new life to French Club with all their many plans. ... Not in picture: Sara Milford, Vice-President. The most outstandin 3 contribution that French Club has made to Agnes Scott this year is its puppet show. Club mem- bers designed and made clothes for their dolls and also planned and constructed scenery. A clever skit (using the pup- pets) was then presented at " Jazzmine Manor. " The French Club puppet show furnished practice for members in speak- ing conversational French and entertain- ment for spectators. Ceevah Rosenthal, Betty Campbell, and Mildred Derieux proudly display the puppets they have helped make. B. O. Z. members make outstanding contributions to AURORA. First row, left to right: Pattie Dean, Sara Jean Clark, Secretary, Edwina Davis. . . Second row: Ellen Hayes. Ruth Simpson, President. . . Members not in pic ture: Nancy Moore, Sophia Pedakis, Bunny Weems. B. O. Z CLUB One of the oldest clubs on the campus is B. O. Z. It was organized ' way back when today ' s teachers were stu- dents. The founders wanted to keep the name B. O. Z. a secret, but soon it was revealed that the letters were the pen name of Charles Dickens. The club is for those girls who like to put their ideas on paper — whether those thoughts take the form of a play, short story, essay, or just a sketch. This year the club has met every two weeks at the home of Miss Janef Preston, faculty advisor. Members read their literary efforts, and their work is discussed by the entire group. Inspiration as well as helpful criticism is gained by these discussions. POETRY CLUB The purpose of Poetry Club is to encourage the writing of creative poetry and to provide an opportunity for all who are interested to share their ideas with one another. The meetings are held monthly, at which time members read and discuss their own poems. Miss Emma May Laney, as faculty advisor for the group, shares her knowledge and offers expert criticism. Thus the would-be poets have the opportunity to share their ideas and to have them evaluated. This year the creative ability of the members was further stimulated by the visit of Robert Frost on campus. The members especially enjoyed the tea given for Mr. Frost, planned in collaboration with the other writing clubs. Here the girls were able to meet and talk informally with the famous poet. Poetry Club also had a part in planning and participating in a skit Jazzmine Manor, the Jun for the campus. In th by the writing clubs for the Class ' evening of entertainment .kit, Ruth Simpson and Bunny Weems distinguished themselves as they portrayed the Ro- manticist and the Realist. Poetry Club members enjoy listening to Ruth ' s latest composition. . . . Left to -ight: Janice Latta, Ann Murrell, President, Bunny Weems, Ruth Simpson, Secre- tary. ... Not pictured: Jean Fuller. The Bible Club was founded in the fall of 1924 to further the interest of students in Bible study and other religious activities. The theme chosen for the year 1944-45 was: " Study to show thyself approved unto God. " During the fall quarter the programs, presented by the students, were given over to study of little known but interesting personalities in or connected with Bible history. During winter and spring quarters army and navy chaplains came to talk to the members, giving them a better understanding of religion on the war fronts and what can be expected in the way of re- ligious attitudes of the returning veterans after the war. These programs proved of vital interest to the entire campus community. A new project, aimed at grasping Christian op- portunities near-at-hand, was that of writing cheer- ful daily notes to those students in the infirmary. Only Bible majors and minors are el igible for offices, but any student who is interested in Bibli- cal study may be a member. The Bible Club fre- quently enjoys having Mr. Gillespie and Mr. Garber come to its meetings. Marv Catherine Vinsant, Vice-President; Jane Everett, President; Bunny Weems, Secretary-Treasurer, help plan Bible Club ' s interesting discussions. BIBLE CLUB Front row, left to right: Mary Catherine Vinsant, Mary Ann Craig, Betty Patrick, Jerry Cottongim. Everett, Bunny Weems. . . . Not pictured: Mary Alice Hunter, Mary Martin, Lib Osborne, Peggy Perez. Back rcw: Helga Stixrud, Eva Williams, Ja Newly discovered talent for Cotillion Club gather to enjoy some dancing. Back row, left to right: Alice Gordon, Montene Melson, Mary Neely Norris, ' Dootsie " Gardner, Lois Sullivan, Ann Patterson, Ellen Hayes, Lib Woodward. . . . Front row: Georgia Gilliland, Janet Liddell, Mary Beth Little, Mary Manly. COTILLION CLUB On the first and third Thursday of lonth :et from 4:30 until 6:30 to en|oy nd gay conversation. The club, its function, attempts to promote bers and other students on of the Cotillion Club dancing, refreshments, which is entirely social in better dancing among its the campus. On Thanksgiving Day Cotillion members entertained th college community at their annual dance. At the juniors Jazzmine Manor the club presented a dancing exhibition During " Charm Week " the members took part projects to promote better grooming and dancing at school The amusing presentation during a student meeting of the uncharming ways a girl can act served as an incentive fo students to improve their dress and habits. N Agnes Scott girl (Cotillion Club hopes) let her stock ing seams be crooked or wear colors that do not blend. The quiz given on manners made every girl aware of the proper way to introduce friends or parents and emphasized pleasantness, especially at meals. Much of Cotillion ' s work this year has been the entertainment of convalescent soldiers at Lawson General Hospital. Old stand-bys of Cotillion Club sit one out. Left to right, Carolyn Fuller, Betty Campbell, Sue Mitchell, Jean Robinson Eugenia Jones, Kitty Kay, Rite Watson, Mary Louise Bealer " Robin " Robinson. ... Not pictured: Liz Carpenter, Jeai Chewning, Mary Cumming, Anne Equen, Harriet Hargrove Florence Harrison, Sue Hutchins, Bittie King, Marianna Kirk Patrick, Ruth Limbert, Gloria Ann Melchior, Clara Rowe Barbara Frink, Ann Eidson, Emily Higgins, Frances Brougher Betty Smith. " Like mother, like daughter, " as the saying goes. Mem- bets of Granddaughters Club are the girls whose mothers came to Agnes Scott. The organization is of a social nature, and meets twice a month in the living room of the Alumnae House. This year the club assisted on Alumnae Day by entertaining the small children of the visiting Alumnae. The club helped the Seniors with their Founders ' Day Program on February 22, took part in " Jazzmine Manor, " and held a large banquet in the spring. Miss Eugenia Symms, former Agnes Scott student and now Alumnae Secretary for Agnes Scott, is the advisor It is a significant fact that so many of the Agnes Scott alumnae want to send their daughters to their alma mater. The large number of members in Granddaughters is a tribute to the ideals and standards of Agnes Scott. The Agnes Scott tradition is carried on in some families to such a degree that even some great-grand- daughters of this school are now enrolled. GRANDDAUGHTERS ' CLUB Seated, left to right: Valeria Brown, Virginia Tyler, Mary Manly, Jean B ellingrath, Harriet Daugherty, Martha Hay, Margaret Scott, Jean Fuller, Caroline Squires, Claudia Brownlee, Beth Daniel. . . . Standing, first row: Sally Buss ey, Julia Ann Coleman, Susan Tyler, Jeanne Rooney, Hilda Taber, Barbara Whipple, Jane Ann Newton, Lidie Lee, Caroline Gilchrist, Ann Treadwell, L ady Major, Nellie Scott. . . . Standing, last row: Janet van de Erve, Margaret Dale, Adele Dieckmann, Martha Ball, Mary Frances Anderson, Anne Nowell, M argaret Scott, Mary Emily Harris, Elizabeth Dunn, Betty Glenn. ... Not pictured: Eleanor Bowers, Jane Barker, Flora Bryant, Ann Burckhardt, Hansell Cousar, Grace Durant, Kate Ellis, Ann Equen, Mynelle Grove, Leila Holmes, Elise Marshall, Margaret Miiell, Virginia Owen, Helen Roper, Julia Slack, Wendy Whittle. rft faticb A strong body gives an inner warmth, an added zest to life. It is a joy in itself. It is, too, a mighty aid in helping us meet the in- creasing responsibilities of daily living. ATHLETIC DOROTHY HUNTER President ANN WEBB . Vice-President SARAH WALKER Secretary SALLY SUE STEPHENSON Treasurer VICKY ALEXANDER Outstanding Club President BETTY ANDREWS Tennis Manager KATHRYN BURNETT Archery Manager MARGARET COCHRAN Volley Ball Manager GENET HEERY Basketball Manager SCOTTY JOHNSON Hockey Manager DOTTIE KAHN Golf Manager COOKIE MILLER Publicity Manager MARGARET SCOTT Swimming Manager SUZANNE WATKINS Badminton Manager DOT LEE WEBB News Representative SHEELY LITTLE Freshman Representative and pep that a good president needs ibers of the Athletic Board gather around outside the gym ... Front row: Ann Webb, Sally Sue Stephenson, Sarah Walker, Dotty Kahn Betty Andrews, Margaret Cochran, Margaret Scott, Scotty Johnson, Vicky Alexander, Kathryn Burnett, Cooky Miller, Genet Heery. ASSOCIATION During winter quarter anyone with paint in her hair was almost certain to be a member of Athletic Board. The reason: a new coat of paint in the A. A. Board room. From tennis tournaments to square dances, this year ' s board has presented a varied pro- gram of activities for the student body. The Athletic Board, made up of four executive officers and the managers of the various sports, held a retreat at the beginning of each quarter to plan new activities. One of the highlights of this year ' s program was the " sing " every Wednesday night in Rebekah. This was a time for everyone to get to- gether and relax. On Halloween night everyone was invited to come and sit around a big bon fire behind the gym and eat apples. In February a benefit bridge party was given to help pay for outside referees for the basketball games. Later, in February, a square dance was held in the gym. Boys from Tech and Emory were invited to come and join in the fun provided by " swing your partner, " the wheelbarrow race, and apple " juice. " The annual Athletic banquet was held in the spring, bringing another successful athletic year to a close. Trophies for the year were awarded, and the new officers installed. Tell had nothing on these Hockey players rest between halves, while spectato buy apples. B l Miss Wilburn and Hockey Manager, Scotty Johnson, look on iceives the coveted hockey stick from Mary Cumming. Sophomore Alice Ne FALL. ..AND " « i, ... :.v :. • as Crisp fall weather brought with it renewed enthusiasm and excitement over another season of hockey. Bright red apples, cheering spectators, and determined players made the season complete. The opening games were full of spirit as sister class teams clashed in true form. The seniors were victorious over the sophomores; the juniors trampied the freshmen. As the season progressed, the teams, enthusiastically sup- ported by all four classes, advanced rapidly in skill. The senior class, led by Mary Munroe and Mary Cumming, were stiff competitors for the other class teams, and managed to win all but two games. By the end of the season the freshmen and sophs had become a dangerous threat to the upper classes. But it was the undefeated |unior class team, captained by Scotty Johnson and man- HOCKEY AGAIN! HOCKEY SCORES October 20- Seniors Juniors (6) — Sophs (81— Frosh (0) (2) October 27— Seniors Sophs November 3 — Seniors Juniors November 10- Seniors Juniors (2)— Juniors (5) (3)— Frosh (2) (6) — Frosh (I) (7)— Sophs (2) November 17- Seniors Sophs (2)— Sophs (5)— Frosh (3) — Juniors (3)— Frosh The fir ;t game of the season, and the girl re off for the ball at the sound of th. ' histle. (0) (0) hock ockey aged by Jean Chewning, which became the champs and was awarded the silver cup. Some exciting news was announced between the halves of the game on Nov. 17. Mary Cumming, the senior cap- tain, awarded the traditional sophomore hockey stick to Alice Newman for her " best-all-around " playing. On this same afternoon the hockey manager read the names of the players on the Varsity and Sub-Varsity teams. Hockey season closed with the Faculty-Varsity game. The field was a blaze of red plaid shirts, as the faculty went " sporty. " A surprise skit was enacted in which Dr. Burns rushed across the field to save the life of Miss Hunter, who was " seriously " injured during the game. After this exciting and hilarious game refreshments were served in the gym for all the hockey players and managers. HOCKEY TEAMS VARSITY TEAM Seated: Kathetyn Burnett, Betty Long, Christina Yates, Hardin 3 Ragland, Sarah Walker, Alice Newman, Scotty Johnson, Jean Smoot. . . . Standing: Barbara Plumly, Mary Munroe, Mary Cumming Anne Webb, Molly Milam. •fc SENIOR TEAM Front row: Mary Munroe, Frances King, Mary Cumming, Liz Carpenter, Molly Mi- lam. . . . Back rcw: Ann Webb, Susan Kirtley, Anne Equen, Emily Higgins, Dot Hunter, Martha Arnold. JUNIOR TEA M Front row: Scotty Johnson, Sally Sue Stephenson, Jean Chewnlng, Harding Rag- land. . . . Back row: Betty Long, Mary Ann Courtenay, Bette Lee Phelps, Mildred McCain, Sarah Walker. ,-Vjw . fc SUB-VARSITy TEAM Front row: Jean Chewning, Mary Am Courtenay, Sally Sue Stephenson, Ameli, Davis, Lady Major, Annette Neville. . . Back row: Mildred McCain, Agnes Hors berger, Anne Lee, Anne Equen, Anni Register, SOPHOMORE TEAM Front row: Genet Heery, Marie Adams, Jo Ann Fossett, Louise Hoyt, Gisela Myer. . . . Back row: Caroline Squires, Helen Curry, Christina Yates, 8. J. Rad- ford, Jean Smoot, Kathleen Buchanan. «{ FRESHMAN TEAM Front row: Edna Claire Cunningham, Sister Davis, Elizabeth Dunn. . . Back row: Anne Hayes, Virginia Tucker, Bobby Plumly, Lady Major, Vanesse Orr. VARSITY Varsity Te. m. Left to ight: Gen et He ery M iry Aonroe, Sc tty Johr son, Mild red M cCain, Je an moot, S ally Si e Ste phens on, letty J an R dfo d, nd Ann Houg Below: Sen ior T !am left to r ght: Ri th Gr ay a nd rfary Mo nro BASKETBALL- The 1945 basketball season started the afternoon of January 12 with the class basketball managers, Sis Davis, Freshman; Janet Licldell, Sophomore; Ruth Ryner, Junior, and Susan Kirtley, Senior, drawing to see which classes would meet first. The Sophomores and Juniors drew the Hershey bars, the Freshmen and Seniors the Life Savers. With teams so lined up the season was under way. Miss Dorothy Fugitt and Miss Frances Bennett served as referees during the season. This was the first year that outside referees officiated at every game. Funds from a bridge party, sponsored by Athletic Associa- tion, made this possible. Besides the entertainment supplied by the four fight- ing teams, side attractions added spice to many of the games. A contest was held to see which girl was the champion free-thrower. And much to the surprise of all, a guard, Jean Smoot, won. Junior Team. Left to right: Sally Sue Stephenson, Dori: Purcclt, Nancy Hardy, Ruth Ryner, Scotty Johnson, Mildred McCain, Sarah Walker, Bettye Lee Phelps. SUB-VARSITY Sub-Varsity Cunningham, cell, Bettye L am. Left to right: m Hayes, Ruth Gra Phelps, Ruth Ryner. earn. Left to right: Peggy ims, Virginia Dickson, Genet adford, Jean Smoot, Ann WHEN WINTER COMES The attendance at the games was good and the class spirit was high, but just to see if it were possible to fill the gym to overflowing, the classes battled it out to see who could have the most people present at one of the night games. Everyone who came was asked to sign her name for her class. The Sophomores tried hard to win— even Mr. Jones, the night watch- man, put his John Henry down for them— but the Juniors came out on top. The climax of the season came the night that the Varsity and Sub-Varsity was announced. Alice Beards- ley, dressed up like a genie, spread her magic over the crowd and pulled out the lucky girls. As the season came to a close it was discovered that three teams had tied for the title. The Seniors fooled the Juniors and Sophomores by pulling out in front in the last two games, becoming, even to their own surprise, the heroines of the season. This left the Freshmen in second place, with a fair warning for all teams to be on their guard next year. Freshman Team. 1 n front: Adele Die Mary Manly, Mar ' Ella Miller, Han Cunningham Betzie Powers, Ann Hayes. et Reid, Louii SWIMMING Throughout the year, the swimming pool is the meet- ing place of students seeking relaxation from the " grind " of work and study. " See you at plunge period, " is often heard at the parting of friends as they separate for classes or labs. In addition to the plunge periods, open to all every afternoon, the Physical Education Department offers classes in beginning, intermediate, and ad- vanced swimming. Miss Barbara Ames, with student assistants, has directed the swimming program this year. Margaret Scott, swii ater for anothe Members of Swimming Club: Front row: Sweetie Calley, Janet Liddell, Betty Andrews, Beth Walton, Bettye Lee Phelps, Marie Beason, Betty Long, Cooky Miller. Back row: Ann Hightower, Dale Bennett, Sally Sue Stephenson, Eva Williams, Helen Owen, Bunny Weems, Betty Davis. Standing: Margaret Scott. YEAR ROUND SPORT Swimming Club activities began in the fall quarter with try-outs for membership. The form, speed, en- durance, and life saving ability of each applicant was tested. Betty Andrews, " Cooky " Miller, Janet Liddell, Lilaine Harris, Jenny Wren, Dale Bennett, Sweetie Calley, Marie Beason, and Ann Sproesser were added to the club as a result of the try-outs. Also during the fall quarter, swimming meets were held. The events of the meets included form swim- ming, tandem swimming, races, relays, diving, and stunts. The first meet was won by the sophomores, the second by the seniors. The highlight of swimming activities was the water pageant given during winter quarter. Two swimmers, dressed as sailors, found themselves in Davy Jones ' Locker and had to prove their skill in swimming in order to escape and return to earth. Swimming club has done much in promoting the Agnes Scott ideal of physical well being by offering many swimming activities. Janet Liddell, Marie Beason, Margaret Scott, Bett V e Lee Phelps, Helen Owen and Dale Bennett compete for form in tandem Bettye Lee Phelps, Helen Owen, Marie Bea- son, Dale Bennett and Janet Leddell demon- strate a front crawl formation. Cooky Miller executes a back lM tStlB of Tennis Club: Glori Anne Register, Anne Hough, J ulia Slack, Ruth Ryner, Mary Cumming, Mary Munroe, Betty Andr Tennis — one of the very best names in sports! In the fall and spring the tennis players can usually be found on the courts taking in some good fast sets. Soon after school started, when everyone was still in practice from summer playing, the singles tournament was held. Anne Hough was the winner. The beautiful exhibition given by two boys from Georgia Tech, Frank Willett and Howard McCall, brought out a crowd of spectators. Nothing is more conducive to a tennis game than a beautiful spring day. At first chance, racquet in hand, the tennis lovers were off for the courts trying frantically to get in form again before the doubles tourna- ment began. Three new members were added to the club in fall try-outs — Julia Slack, Sue Mitchell and Jackie Stewart. A tennis fan leads a busy and active life here with the club ' s activities, the tournaments, and afternoons of practice. TENNIS TENNIS TOURNAMENT Jackie Stewart Louise McLaurirv Mary dimming. Ellen Rosenblatt Molly Milam,. Jenny Wren — Ann Hough Joan Cranglc Pattie Dean Ruth Ryner - " " ' Anne Register Scottie Johnson- Betty Andrews Mary Monroe Kathryn Burnett. Sara Jean Clark Cumming ' ■ Housh Register, ■ Hough •Hough Betty Andrews, president of Tennis Club, demonstrates techniqu OUTING CLUB A love of moonlight hikes, outdoor cooking, " roughing it " in blue jeans has made Outing popular this year. Taking long walks to the Shop " for supper, singing songs at Coffee then returning to school, tired, but happy, also among the favorite pastimes of the mem The members enjoyed, too, trips to Stone Moui and winte- parties at Harrison Hut. Tryouts are held in the fall, with special wo be done in classes on nature study, first aid, camping, but interest and enthusiasm are the prerequisites. Club " Pig Hill, k to and of Outing Club rest on a hill-side. First row: Saral 1 Walker, Sally Sue Stephens on, Vicky Teddy Bear, Bettye Lee Phelps, June Thon rpson, Bon ny Hope. . . . Second row: Claudia Ann Webb, Isabel Asbury, Ruth Anderson, Margaret Cochran, Jean Stewart, Ma udie Van Third row: Carolyn Gilcnst, Louise Hoyt, Can roll Taylor, Marjorie Naab, Kathryn John son, Jean iet McAllister. . . . Fourth row: Jean Addiso n, Ruth Ry ner, Edith Merrian, Mary Emi ly Harris, le, Anne Register. ■ J B ARCHERY The main purposes of archery club this year were to stimu- late student interest and to improve the skill of the mem- bers, so that a higher rating in the National Telegraphic tournament could be captured in the spring. For the first time open periods were specified during which the archery field and equipment were available for practice. These open practice periods, along with fall and spring tournaments, suc- ceeded in making archery one of the favorite sports on Archery Club Members prepare for the Coming Tournament: Kathryn Burnett, Peggy rf Perez, Doris Street, Louisa Aichel, Bonny Hope, Carroll Taylor, Christina Yates, Barbara Kincaid, Anne Hough, Betty Turner, June MBM Thompson. SKATING Skating, now in its third year on campus, is ever increasing in popularity. For a bit of relaxation gliding across the floor to the strains of the latest popular recordings is " the very thing. " It not only is entertainment for individual students but has been used by Mortar Board and Athletic Associa- tion to give additional zest to their parties. Tenta- tive plans are in store for a skating club, the mem- bers of which will include those who are skilled in skating and everybody interested in learning how. Skating is a favorite indoor pastime for Mary Cumming, Sarah Walker, Bettye Lee Phelps, Vicky Alexander, Ann Webb, Sally Sue Stephenson, Maude Van Dyke. GOLF Golfers may often be seen strolling across the campus with bags slung over their shoulders en route to the Candler Golf Course. Although war- time transportation facilities prevent extensive trips and limit activity to the immediate vicinity, the golfers are nevertheless enthusiastic about their playing. Every spring the golf tournament is held, with the winner receiving the coveted cup. Under Miss Wil- burn ' s guidance members start long before to prac- tice for the big event. " " ' ». ?£ £» BADMINTON Badminton, in its second year on the Agnes Scott campus, has already become one of the favorite sports among the students. Under the leadership of Suzanne Watkins, student manager, the club was reorganized. Every Wednesday afternoon club members and all others interested meet in the gym for an hour of relaxation and practice. In February a doubles tournament helped to stimulate greater interest in badminton. By spring when the outdoor courts were used, the members of the club exhibited the proficiency resulting from their indoor practice. Badminton Club has proved to be a valuable addition to the campus. Susie Watkins, President, demonstrates serving technique to Badminton Club members. Seated: Dot Hunter, Edith Burgess, Carolyn Gilchrist, Jean Smoot, Kate Ellis. . . . Kneel- ing: Teddy Bear, Mary Ann Craig, Glassel Beale. . . . Standing: Dot Wadlington, Betty Allen. Dootsie Gardner leaps in perfect fore DANCING Any Monday or Wednesday afternoon during the first two quarters of the year a group of blue-clad individuals could have been found in the gym doing a polka, waltz, or mazurka. These were the members of the first dance group which Agnes Scott has had in several years. The group was organized at the beginning of the year, with Louise Gardner as leader and Mrs. Harriette Lapp as faculty advisor and teacher. The first quarter of the year ' s work was given over to technique and creative work by the members. The sec- ond quarter was spent in preparation for a recital, which won the applause of the student body. Outstanding athletes wear the Agnes Scott pin. From left to right: Ann Webb, Mary Cu arah Walker, Mary Munroe. ... Not in picture: Molly Milam. ng, Dot Hunter, Sally Sue Stephe ettye Lee Phelps, WEARERS OF THE PIN AND GUARD The wearers of the Agnes Scott Pins may be found in their second home, the gym, almost any time of day. These girls have won their pins by earning points through serving on the Board of Athletic Association or by par- ticipating in various sports. A girl having 1,600 points earns a pin, and an additional 1,200 points entitles her to a guard made of the numerals of her graduation year. Mary Cumming was awarded her pin in the spring of her sophomore year. By the fall quarter of her senior year she had acquired an additional 1,200 points and now wears both the pin and guard as symbols of her partici- pation in tennis, hockey, swimming, and basketball. Molly Milam, who won her pin her junior year, is a skilled hockey and basketball player, and an expert swim- mer. Molly, who is always warning her friends about the evils of a sedentary life, haunts the gym continually. Mary Munroe also wears both the pin and guard, the pin being won in her sophomore year and the guard her senior year. You will find her almost any day either on the hockey field, the basketball or tennis courts. Dot Hunter, president of A. A., is an enthusiastic sup- porter of all sports and a hard worker on the board. She ' s a whiz at swimming. Although she has won most of her points for outstand- ing work in swimming and basketball, Bettye Lee Phelps has been an active participant in almost every sport. Sally Sue Stephenson, treasurer of A. A., can give any- one stiff competition in swimming, hockey, or basketball. Sarah Walker, secretary of A. A., is a terror on the hockey field. She is also good in tennis and basketball. Ann Webb, vice-president of A. A., plays both hockey and basketball. She always adds a little spice to any game with her English accent. eatctneb Life is not always the grim and serious busi- ness that it sometimes seems. It takes on new meaning when we can share our whims, our idle chatter, our careless laughter with a friend. 144 OUR JUDGE... AND ONE OF HIS BEAUTIES .... Burma, of " Terry and the Pirates ' MILTON A. CANIFF March Sixth 1945 Dear Miss Equeni I anticipated a problem in selecting the six photographs to be featured in THE SILHOUETTE but I didn ' t count on a fight with myself over the outcome. One of the most interesting aspects of the problem was the number of types of beauty involved and as I ' anticipated, narrowing the selection to six caused me to shuffle and re-shuffle my original decision. At first I numbered them 1-2-3-4-5-6, then I decided that it would be far better to simply indicate my six choices for the section by " X " mark; hence the six prints marked on the back with that device. It is patently unfair to an artist to jog his sensibilities with such a parade of inanimate pulchritude, then condemn him to forever wondering what the girls look like in real life. However, better a passing glance than never to have seen them at all. Cordially. O u Milton Caniff New City Hockland County New York LILAINE HARRIS SCOTT NEWELL JEANNE ROBINSON ROBIN ROBINSON SALLY SUE STEPHENSON MARTHA WHATLEY YATES RUTH ANDERSON BETTY ANDREWS MARGARET BEAR v. • 154 BARBARA JANE COITH JEAN CHEWNING NANCY DEAL 155 MARY JANE FULLER EUGENIA JONES MARY MANLY 156 GLORIA ANNE MELCHOR RUSTY RAYFIELD ANNE SCOTT ANNE PAGE VIOLETTE 1 " — any time, any place, any subject. AROUND THE CAMPUS A stroll around campus reveals a world of activity. Almost any time of day Hotten- tots can be seen hurrying to classes, making a dash for the dining room, or on their way to some social or athletic event. This sec- tion is an attempt to catch a glimpse of life as it really goes on at Agnes Scott. Between, or after classes, Hottentots gather in groups for conversation, take a fleeting glance at notices posted in But- trick, remember a war stamp to be bought, run on the million little errands that daily living requires. The all-important car pool— democracy in actii What ' s the latest news on the bulletin board? War stamp sales on the inc ' Meet you on the terrace to go to chapel. ' Our minds grow through con- stant contact with stimulating professors and a well-planned curriculum. Courses range widely in subject matter " from science to fine arts, with a chance for each student to choose as she pleases. The library provides interesting books and magazines and serves as a place for quiet study. Girls who take advan- tage of all their opportunities for study at Agnes Scott are richly rewarded. Retreat behind the hometown news- paper for current events— or for the WORK-AND Preparing for cla quiet corner in the library. PLENTY OF IT A tense moment in freshman biology lab. Food and fun are synonyms in thit N THE DORM Well, yes— people have even been known to STUDY in the dorms This weekly ritual lifts morale and restores gl ' Saturday night?— I ' d love to! ' Should old acquaintance be forgot? r % f Life in the dorms is endless in its variety. You can always walk in on a bull-session, a feast, or a picture of people just sitting around being lazy. Each girl brings a little bit of home with her to college and makes it a part of her new life. Girls take with them into later life memor- ies of friendship and good times that can never be replaced. Always remembered are the days spent in a college dorm. ' Dearest: Another day, a.-.other letter to yo The inevitable bridge game. 163 Line forms to the right. EATING-FAVORITE PASTIME ' What ' s for lunch?— mmmm, not bad! ' r 1 E -. With the first 1 days of spring, day students enjoy their lunche Eatins is always a pleasure, but this year it carries its responsibilities as well. War-time emergency has inaugurated a co-operative system of dining room duty, a fascinating dumbwaiter, and a cafeteria style of serv- ing. Day students enjoy Tea House lunches and those brought from home. While most Hottentots cannot be con- sidered social butterflies (and they wouldn ' t want to be), there is always enough social activity to keep them busy. In spite of the growing man shortage, the Dean ' s office did a lively business check- ing dates in and out. Many after-dinner coffees and receptions were enjoyed by faculty and students in Murphey Candler and in the lobby of Rebekah. The gym with its " juke box " was often the scene of skating parties and square dances. Concerts in Atlanta offered keen delight to music lovers. And, of course, there were, as usual, the private excursions to town for dinner and a movie. Miss Scandrett pours at the Mortar Board coffee for new students. SOCIAL LIFE Coffee, cookies, and chatter. 166 7 Down the receiving line Avid conversationalists. Notice the " twins Cakewalks prove to be fun at the Student Government party. A PARTY DOWN AT THE GYM Cakewal.:-winner receives her prize. (Let ' s hope she gets piece.) Floor show by a bev of Student Governmeni Chorine BLACKFRIARS ENTERTAINS The student body always looks for- vvard to Blackfriars productions. This year Blackfriars ' fall offering was a blood-curdling drama called Spider Island. The audience was properly frightened. nd added humor to Horror strikes in the doomed lightho dead " returns in the night. i ' Xj " . All aboard for the concert. AWAY WE CO- When WILL that street car get here? Hottentots wait for their three " specia Have your enact fare ready, pleaiel " Ding, ding, ding, went .he trolley. " CONCERT BOUND Standing room only in the back of the street " Knit one, url two. " " The beginnings of the Renaissance hen . . . " Hottentots put the ride on the street car to good us and her boy friend, Joe, entertain the local night club. Seniors LP resent " FAUSTASIA " Immediately after the Christmas holidays the writing committee for Senior opera started to work. The problem: how to take a beautiful opera and " ruin " it in the funniest possible way. " Faustasia " was the result of this strenuous effort. Faustasia, a Hottentot, decides to sell her soul to the devil so that she may go out with her fiance, then on his furlough, without flunking her exams. Her experiences with the hard- hearted Mephistopheles, both in and out of hell, kept an ap- preciative audience laughing continuously. ■il tempts Faustasia to le The slinkly cabaret entertainers dance to the strains of " Rum and Coca-Cola, " while Mary Neely innocently wanders in and does a ballet dance. The Queen and her court. Left to right: Scott Newell, Gloria Ann Melchoir, Jeanne Robinson, Teddy Bear, Virginia Dickson, Nancy Dean, Ann Equen, Mary Jane Fuller, Ann Scott, Eugenia Jones, Martha Whatley Yates, Rusty Rayfield, Montene Melson. MAY DAY— THE CREATION " by MARTHA JEAN GOWER JANE EVERETT, Chairman Dootsie, portraying Light, dances beautifully— as usual. 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