Albia Community High School - Screech Yearbook (Albia, IA)

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T reasurer MEMBERS HARRY NEWELL FRED EVERETT THOMAS HICKENLOOPER J. T. AVERY S. D. THOMPSON u 4 HARRY D. Kms, Superintendent. SCOTT FINDLEY, Principal. OLIVE VVILLIAMS, Latin. ALBIA STEWART, llathematics. BLANCHE HEISERIXIAN, Music. LILLIAN GILLARD, Commercial. GEORGE S. VVITTERS, lX'Iathcmatics. S. CECELIA GRAHADT, English and German. RIILDRED LAMEY, History. FLOYD M. HUNTER, Rflanual Training. -f . vtnnqnnnv- w "W vw-1-squhvw-HM 1 - 1 ANNA VVACHS, German and English CLIFFORD STEVENS Y Science. ZELA ELMER, English. GENEVA SCHNEIDER, Home Ecnomics. ,x-A V! X f If M f' '- ,-. A f. X , VA va gf A Q! ' Yf f X , X ' ff! My Af I, ff' . If , , - - ' C ,, ' , ff .f I , I A, f X f wx, 'ff f' 'N I ff? 'i 4. I I q , Z' XG i W f is N. IV Fl W , VX I xxx X 3 ' K ll! 4 i P' A fl ff 'A , - , X , , , V 1, I X fx ,f , X ' ,ff ras" fd ' ':,, 15' I, f Bm f-, 'P' ff L, Y " p ,L 31 --X ,,',,, I .-f - L. KI' ' Y Q, w wf? ,II Pl ff fs-nf . ? f - if: - ' K " J - - , ggi ., ' " -' kj 4' --fi , '37.Q7' 9. '52,-55f'1gg1 .K his?-17 nu Q' xx- ' . , -L 25 - vc. Lb' V . 'T ,Q f 23 L V f":'T" ' - J- r A,, ,. ' ' -X4-. , 1 j-!',, X Glass nf 1515 In a city famed for learning, Stands the High School, large, imposing, Stands beside the Wabash Railroad, Stands where the trains roll by, Stands where every day the whistle Breaks upon the atmosphere Interrupting studious classes Hard at lessons to be learned. September fourth, the sun shone brightly, Shone alike on old and young, Shone upon the reverend Seniors, Shone upon the dreamy juniors, Shone upon the gay young Sophomores, Brightened up the teacher's eyes. Then a band like Kelly's Army Marched across the school house lawn, Marched into the halls of learning, Marched up to S. Find1ey's door. Spoke he to them words of wisdom, Spoke he to them words of warning, Telling them that they must study, Must not spend their time in loafing, Must not hang before the lockers, Must not irritate their teachers. Then they registered as Freshmen. Formed the class of nineteen-nineteen. Strong they were in mind and body, And they learned their lessons well. Learned to Write long themes in English Learned to factor Algebra. Went they to their class rooms quietly, Every morning, right on timeg Did not linger in the hallways, Did not hang upon the lockers, Did not gossip with the Seniors, Did not wrangle with the Juniors, For the words of J. S. Findley Sank into each Freshman's brain. And they had a loyal spirit, Took great pride in Albia High School, Took great pride in games and contests, Took great pride in being victors, Loved to show their mighty strength. Thus the spirit of the Freshmen, Thus the class of nineteen-nineteen, Entered into Albia High School, Thus they made themselves well-known And they soon will lose their verdure, Lose their jaunty care-free air, And they'll show by all their conquests, The class of nineteen is "right there." FRANCES DUNCAIN DIEDRICH GEL EVA S- -Q' l of -ur.: 5 :: -1 2-3?-z "' Sf? ' 5 ' U s 3 :-:sri N ' 4f n ' 'A' n 'Zig ' l N I Z -ff T I I Q A xg 1 . I ' ni' I 1 ' . V ' ' 2,1 w X, 'f xr , ff C, Y, A ' , 45, X' I xX f , fl Cri "A 'Z 1' M L. -5.1 A 4 "'- 5. 1, , ' 7 " Li - . X - f -" 'gp -,Q , X- g f s5?'T'7f: K ' " -, -Zi N45 1 ' 1 5 x -- 'ff ,.'f,-.-- , -F 1 x fh' . ' R ' i ' X " , H I-,gff Y V ' '- 'Y - Z F -Q ,ff ' X , 1K Aft - . f P" W ' :V ' 17' f,f " 4 ff--1-.,.,.ff fi k ' ' - fri 1,,.,.f if ff . A-' 44 ' '--- 4 ' f , 4 4 - .. ' , ' ' A--.Lffp ' ' , , ' --1--J X 'pi-- Z ' ' , .,. , , A77 X ' I . fmmope 'X f f if XM cr: N 4 A f, i1 ' X, X154 X 5 . 16112 Snphnmnre Gllasz 31-Iiztnrg In the Indian summer of 1914, a tribe of Indian braves and fair maidens joined the Four nations of the great league of A. H. S. This tribe of youths was called Freshmen by the other tribes and was not allowed to sit at the council fires of the league. At the first assemblage of all the tribes, Chieftain Willett instructed and advised all his people in regard to their conduct. He made it clear that if the Great Peace should continue no rivalry nor jealousy should exist among the tribes. The Fresh- men heeded the advice of the wise chief and profited much. In January, 1915, a small band of half breeds was allowed to join the League. These half breeds were looked down upon by the upper tribesmen but strove so hard to learn the manners and customs of the Four Nations that some of them were adopted by the Freshmen tribe. In the spring of '15, the Senior tribe withdrew from the League and went to con- quer new territories. In the same month the tribes people of the League were dispersed for three moons. When they returned a new chief of chiefs was choosen. The Freshmen tribe was now given the name of Sophomores, a name they honored. A new tribe from an inferior league was given the name of Freshmen. Chieftain Kies, the new chief, now permitted the Sophomores to choose from among them, a Sophomore chief and other tribal officers. Pennington, a Sophomore warrior, was chosen. This brave's sire was the chief of the Indians that claimed the right to the large tract of land purchased by Wm. Penn. Penn dealt so squarely with these Indians that the chief named his son Pennington. QThe word originally meant "Wind," in the Iroquois languagej Patterson was chosen Councilor to the Chief, Gray to collect and disburse the wampum of the tribe. Miss Lamey of the League's nobility was selected as advisor of the Sophomores in their various camp-fire councils and conquests. The Sophomores furnished many warriors for the main fighting force of the League. Five of them were rewarded with the emblem "A" for their brave deeds. The Sopho- more Pow-wow, which was held at the Gray tee-pee on the old Hiteman trail, was one that made the other warriors envy the Sophomores. Three days were set aside for the annual basket-ball contest between the tribes. In this the Sophomores were victorious, defeating all opposing teams by many points. This Sophomore tribe still sits around the camp fires of the A. H. S. League where it has gained a prominent place for itself. They are respected by all warriors and are .always ready to fight for the honors of A. H. S. Now when a young buck asks for a story he is told of some of the adventures and brave deeds of the Sophomores of '15 and ll6. These stories will probably be kept with the old legends of the League and perhaps in years to come these same legends that make ideals for the Freshmen of today, will be repeated into the ears of the youths of the Great A. H. S. League in the future generations. HARRY GREENE X1 UI510 jg wx bf gm qg6,FP!, fy - X' "Q ZK :QW N' K Juninr Clllyrnnirlez And it came to pass that in the land of plenty there was a city called Albia. Now the Albians were a strong and mighty people and were great in learning, and they had an institution of learning called the Albia High School. And in the year 1913 came to this High School, a band of people thirsting for knowledge. And the ruler of the school said, "Ye are welcome. Enter and be classi- fied as Freshmen." And they did as they were told and they were called Freshmen and did acquit themselves with honor. And lo, when twelve months had rolled by they found that the name Freshmen was taken from them and they were called Sophomores. Before the time of feasting, which is called Christmas, they did make themselves famous by giving A's to the stalwart athletes of the school. They did work hard and learn the tasks put before them and when the next term, which is called the First Semester, came they were called Juniors. Now it came to pass that the Juniors held a meeting and took unto themselves a class advisor. And then they said one to another, "Who shall be named Presi- dent ?" and with one accord they cried out, "Cessna! Cessna!" and it was as they said. And in the third month of the Semester, which is called November, the Juniors did give a play and made many shekels. They proclaimed that they would use these shekels to buy gifts for the sturdy foot-ball players, who trained themselves and did neither smoke nor stay out nights. And in this semester, which is called the first, the girls did play basketball with the Freshmen and the Sophomores and yea, even with the dignified Seniors. And when they had played, the Junior girls were victors and their classmates were proud. Then it came to pass that the leaders of the High School, which are called faculty, did inflict examinations on the Juniors and with one accord they battled with uncon- querable questions. And when the smoke and dust cleared away-lo, they stood as victors and entered on the next semester, which is called the Second. And it came to pass that the Juniors said to one another, "Come, let us gather to- gether and make merry." A nd they did according as they said and did meet at the home of Edmund lllorris. And the faculty did meet with them and they waxed jubilant until a late hour. And then said the juniors again: "Verily the Spring draweth near and its is fitting that we make ready, for it is written that the juniors must give a banquet to the Sen- iors who soon go from our midst. And again they did as they had said and preparations were made such as they had never seen and they made themselves ready to feast with the Seniors. Here endeth the Chronicles of the juniors. EDNA TAUNTON JAMES VVILSON SBMOQ if kx ?'ifQ?jf ' W va7KfC.l. OFFICERS HERBERT MERRICK President ......... ........., Vice-President ....... ......... M ILDRED WHITE Secretary-Treasurer .. .......... MABEL EVANS MOTTO Hoher Immer Hoher CLASS COLORS Maroon and White CLASS FLOWER Red Rose Baccalaureate Sermon, Rev. J. P. White, May 21. Class Play, "An American Citizen," May 23, 24. Commencement Speaker, Hon. N. E. Kendall, May 25. HERBERT Mmuucic Football '13, 'l+, '15. Basketball '14, '15. Track '13, '15, '16. Class President '15, '16. Boys' Club. Deutsche Gesellschaft '15. Athletic Editor SCREECH. Class Play. ".-Ind -wlnvz a lady is in flu' l'd5l', You knofw all otlfrr flllllffi gi-'vw j1lan'." lVIIl.DRED VVHXTE Freshman Class Committee. Glee Club '14, '15, '16, Omega '13, '1-I-, '15, President '16. Booster Club. Vice-President Class '15, '16. Editor-in-Chief SCREECH. Basketball '16. Deutsche Gesellschaft. Double Quartette '15, '16. Class Play. "But M'rf'.v Io Ihr gfirl fwillz zz hrarl and a smilf, Il'ho flnikm' Ibis lzublflr of lifr fworih fwllil1'." Munir, Iiyixss Alpha '13, '14, '15, '16. Deutsche Gesellschaft. Booster Club. Class Secretary and Treasurer '15, '16, Class Basketball. Assistant Editor-in-Chief SCREECH. Glee Club '16. Class Play. "l"1'fw ll1'lU'f5 likf hrrs fwillz kimlrzzw 'warm ml , FIVLU minds fwilh kIl0fl.L'll'llff1' .vo in- for1n1'4l." Craxuns Ewrks Buys' Club. "ll1' llllllki foo 7lIll!'l1,' surh mrn arf' tlanyrrous. " M.uu.xx SHOEMAKER Omega '13, '1-1, '15, '16. Glee Clnb '15, '16. Booster '1-1-, '15, '16. Class Play. "Trll mr, prvlly nzaillrrz, aw' lhrrr zmy mon' at lzomr likr you?" MABE1. PIIARIS Glee Club '14, '15, '16. Omega, Corresponding Secretary '13, '14, '15, '16. Booster Club '15, '16. Deutsche Gesellschaft. Oskaloosa Declamatory Contest. Class Play. "D1'stinrd lo laugh and makf n11'x'ry." Wn,1,1.x1v1 PABST Glee Club. Basketball. "Good looks run in our family but tlzfy run rlrar pas! mf." CARI. HICKEXLOOPER Boys' Club. Glee Club. Class Play. "Hr gzzzws al fwofwlv fwitll a most su- pfrior mr." Bmxcne SPEARS Booster Club. Omega '14, '15, '16, Deutsche Gesellschaft. Class Play. ".I quiwf dignity and a flmrm of gffztlnzrss arf lll'l'5.U N.xoM1 lI1N'1'0N Booster '1-1-, '15, 'l6. Alpha '13, 114, '15, '16. "Mill lo ln' nwal, still to ln' drrsf, 115 you fwfrf' yoing to a fain." M.-xkcu SMITH Omega '13, '14, '15, '16. Glen Club '1-1. Deutsche Ge-sellsclmft. Basketlsull CC'l:1ss Sc-riesj. Booster '14, '15, '16. Class Play. UII1'fl".1' to Ihr' girl who is good, bu! not loo gfood, for Ihr good div young." C'L.n' CHIDESTER Deutsrhe Gesellsvhaft. Art Editor of 1916 SCREECH. "pls luwznzr a nolzlz' knight, lm -was grarioux lo all lat1n's." Belvrklca REDDISH llamiltou '13, '14, Booster Club '15, '16. Glen- l'lul1. Ornega. "ll'i5r to rvsollzv' and jraiifnl lo fwfr- form." VVll.l.l.XM GRAY Basketlmll '16, Boys' Clulw '16. "You ruff! lr!! fwhal lhwsf quid ffl- lofws ara' lrkr, 'LCIIIVI thry'rz' no! undfr ob.n'r-'vuIiol1." 05.1 C'0L'1.sox Alpha '16. "pl quid lassg Illrrf' arf 1111! fffw lVho lvzofws lln' fffllfllfl' hid in you." am. OPAI. CARTER Alpha '14, '15, '16. Booster '15, '16. HTf1l'fl' is a gif! Ilryoml fin' rfafh of art, Tlmt of lwirzg floqzuvztly .vilr11i." PERCY SMITH Orchestra '13, '1-l. Glee Club. Boys' Club. Class Play. "If: 'yw5'm' lo flu' latz'i1'5 and 'yfx .vir Io flu' mon." Vim FREED Booster Club '15, '16. Alpha. Deutsche Gesellschaft. Alumni Editor of SCREECII. Class Play. "To ln' r"ffllt'il'lIf in Il qzzivl -way. P Tfmf is my aim f11f0llfjfl0llf Fllffl day.' VERYIE Gnisox Boys' Club. Basketball '1-l, '15, '16. Football '13, '1-l, Captain '15, Class Play. "TIM l'0Il!,Illll'Ll quulilirs of ll man and an alf1l4'lf." Iinrrn ADH' Knoxville '15. Booster '16. Alpha '14, 'l6. lleutsvlie Gesellschaft. Class Play. "I am wsolfwtl to gfrow ful, and look young at forty." 1 C3laoRr:E XVOOD DL-lmting '13, '16 lleulsrlme Clcsellscllzlft, President. Class Play. "Iliff flax nmny Il fzzrr, lin! I ftlll furry my .slum ll.XlEI. FL'I.I.ER Avery '13, '1-lf. nffflllfz' of .vfw'mf1, lll'lll'f'll'l'llf of ml tl HELEN CRAXMER Ulee C'luh '13, '14, '15, President If Alpha '14, '15, '16. Booster C'lulw. Deutaelle Gesellschaft. Class Play. Double Quzlrtette '16. Hlf'l'I'l' sin' lull l'0lI.11llllf sin' 4'LL'l'H rr ful." Mun, I7oL'c:r.,xss Buys' C'lul1 lfootlwxlll '15. 1 rg l "I funn! it Il!III5l'lI5I', if no! a fr: To lmnyf arountf a 'U.'0lIItlll all Ifn limf'." 1.015 llonsov lfclclyvllle '13. Ulee c'llll1 '1-l-, '15, Alpha '1-l, '15, '16. Deutaclme Gesellsellzxft. Hamster C'lulm. Claus Plav. "So uminlzlr am! good and sfwvrf So fworlzanly, llflllyll and nzwl xv-nuunqgnvuuv' . 1 i EDITH GRANT Alpha '13, '14, '15, President '16. Glee Club '13, '14, '15. Class President '13. Booster '14, '15, President '16. Basketball '16. Class Play. "To Jmilv and sigh and ffiri and .ring Sl1r'.v not ffn' lrast afraid, So Jzzpfrose' tlffrf is no danger Of lwr Ilfillfj an 'old l11ai11."' Brhuxe lNlII.LER Hiteman '12, '13, '14. Class Play. 'lIf'0lllziIl'f I molar a ffm' l'illian?" Leorm XV11,I.i.xMs Glee Club '14, '15, '16. Omega '13, '14, '15, '16, Booster Club. Deutsche Gesellschaft. Class Play. May Queen '16. "IIT fwould noi flllflff' luv' 0fllff"bUi.1'P."' YV1I,LI.xM MORRISEY Basketball '14, '15, '16, "They say fn' is a quiet fvllomv, but his fyws sprak mis4'l1iwf." Fin' IJIETRICH Alpha '13, '14, '15, '16. Booster '14, '15, '16. Deutsche Gesellschaft. Literary Editor of Sckeecu. Class Play. "Cod madr ffm' small in order that hz' 111151111 do a mow vfzoiff' bi! of fwork- 7l16lIl51llf7." MYRTLE SMITH Booster Club '14, 'l5. Omega '14, '15. "lf .silrnrf -wfn' goldfn shf -were a 11Iillionairz'." W'II.I.I.-XM B0o'I'II Boys' Cl1Ib. Classical Club. Glee Club. Class Play. 4'R1'.f0l"Uf'd to ruin or to ruin Ihr stare." SUSIE fikll-'FIN Glee Clllh '13, '14, '15, '16. Alpha '13, '14, '15, '16. Class Series Basketball '15, '16. Booster '15, '16. Humorous Editor SCREECH. Class Play. "fl furious mixfurf of romanrf, ray- izmf, fwzl and things Sllhfllllhn TIIEO. MORRIS. Boys' Club. Track 'l3. "pl good namf is rathrr fo be rhosfn lhan gfrraf r1I'hf'J." SADIE LEVVIS. Classical Club Secretarv. l Y "Thr mildwsi llldllllff and lhz' yrmt- fsi hrartf' Q I I --.-.--.-.-. 41, M., Y iXfYf. gjik. ' 1 1 ' " Ss""'i xc 'V' 1 Y I I I I vu, i,wAJ,,N,.,,,.,,3,,.x., A ' HUGH CiR.1Y Freshman Committee. Debate '14, '15, '16. Boys' Club. Football '14, '15, Deutsche Gesellschaft. Business Manager of SCREECII. Class Play. "To my 1'xIr1'mr mortififalion, I grofw QLJISUI' ffvfry day." Is.xm21,1.E ciR.KIlAM Booster. Alpha '13, '14, '15, '16. Glee Club '16. Class Play. "She is a fwaman :who dons hfr ofwn flliilkillfff lVIIl,DRED VVOOD Omega '13, '14, '15, '16. Glee Club '14, '15, '16. Booster '14, '15, '16. Class Play. "Short, 5fLU1'1'f, and mary." MARY SHARP Nloravia '13, '14. Omega '15, '16. Booster '15, '16. Basketball '15, '16. Deutsche Gesellschaft. Class Play. "IVIy mimi io mt' a IBIIIIIIIOIII 15. 'Jr RAY IUARBY Boys' Club. Glee Club. Deutsche Gesellschaft. Class Basketball '15, '16. Assistant Business lVIanager SCREECH. Class Play. Double Quartette '16. "Wi1h a nrrkliz' bright and happy Jmilf, II1' you his fw1'1'hlyf?j fall Io makz'." J. BROWN Chairman of Freshman Committee. Debating Team '13, '14, '15, '16. Track '14. Football '14, '15, '16. Class Play. "Had I Izrfn P7'I'5f'7lf at Ihr frfaiion I fwould hafvz- gi-'urn somr useful hints for the hvttrr ordrring of the unifv1'rse." -lt Swim' Gilman Qiztnrg i The wise Mr. Willett with a broad grin, Hailed us all, "Freshmen," and ushered us in. Each teacher said, with a wise little nod, Fortune has favored us, thanks to the gods!" As an all-round Freshman bunch we nothing did lack. i Mighty athletes we furnished for football and track. O, the praise of the Sophomore year long will be sung! Unequaled stand most of the deeds that were done. S ay, but we did have a fine Sophomore class! Couldn't be beat from the Erst to the last. Likely you've heard of our orator's fame, And debaters who won an enviable name. S ome of our classmates, with spirits high, S uggested the time for a party was nigh. Out at Bill Pabst's a big crowd did gather, F easted and cut hair"', well, I guess rather! Now when we were Juniors we had lots of fun. I n the basketball series, the championship won. N eedless to say, we were proud of our team, E very junior was happy, Coach Ulich did beam. Talk of the scholars-to most of our tribe E ach day brought grades beyond power to describe. E ats for the Seniors, as the custom has been, Now were served by the juniors, some banquet was given S 0 now our victorious past is quite o'er. I n our dear A. H. S. we can dwell nevermore. X equals our future, we trust ' twill be bright. T ruly we'll strive with all of our might,- E Fficiently, too,-to stand for the right. Even in the annals-of history you'll find N one who to greater honors have climbed. Editor's Note-We fear that some of our readers will not understand this barbarnous allusion. 'lkll' What meter is this? Kilometer? No, awful. 1 Seninr Gllwaz will We, the Seniors of Albia High School, City of Albia, Troy Township, County of Monroe, State of Iowa, being of various ages and of sound minds, memories and un- derstandings, do declare and publish this our last will and testament. Item I. We, the Seniors, do will and bequeath to the underclassmen our spirit of loyalty and devotion to the interests of Albia High School. Item II. I, Mabel Pharis, bequeath my general good nature and happy do lucky disposition to all over-worked and mistreated Freshmen. Item III. I, Mildred Wood, will my ability to conduct a case on strict and well defined principles to Lois Griliin. Item IV. I, Mabel Evans, leave my excessive height and smiling countenance to Jessie Wild. Item V. I, Clay Chidester, leave my ability to flirt with all the Senior girls to Alfred Clark. Item VI. I, Edyth Adey, leave my timid manner to Lorren Fouts. Item VII. I, Blanche Spears, wish to divide my A-I-'s among flunking under- classmen. J . Item VIII. I, Blaine lVIiller, bequeath my hearty and frequent giggles to Bernice Jackson. Item IX. I, Hugh Gray, leave my realization of my inestimable value to Albia High School in particular and the world in general to Bob Pennington. Item X. I, Beatrice Reddish, will my air of confidence to the timid shrinking Sophs. Item XI. I, Sadie Lewis, bequeath my knowledge of Latin to the Freshmen and my amiable disposition to the High School in general. Item XII. I, Theo Morris, bequeath my stature to "Shorty" Reynolds. Item XIII. I, Brown, leave my experience in blulfing to Jimmy Wilson. Item XIV. I, Faye Dietrich, bequeath my position as assistant instructor in German Department to Willis Phillips, with the earnest request that he never refuse to read the lesson for some poor "Bunker" just before class. Item XV. I, Helen Cramer, leave my reputation as a graceful dancer to Nellie Gray. Item XVI. I, Claude Ewers, will my position as a hustling salesman of high grade shoes to Gerald Smiley. Item XVII. I, Susie Griffin, bequeath my willingness to help Freshmen with their Algebra problems to Martha Eschbach. Item XVIII. I, Murl Douglass, leave my love for football to Donald Kester. Item XIX. I, Isabelle Graham, will my daily joy ride on the I-locking street car to .Io Courtney. Item XX. I, lNIyrtle Smith, leave my vivacity and general noisiness in the hallways to Helen Gutch. Item XXI. I, Naomi Hinton, leave my interest in Ford automobiles to Helen McGuire. ' Item XXII. I, Leona Williams, wish to leave my position as Counselor to the underclassmen girls to Alberta Giltner. Item XXIII. I, Edith Grant, do will and bequeath my "gift of gab" and general popularity to the quiet sober bunch of Junior girls. Item XXIV. I, Marian Shoemaker, do make an offering of several beautiful black curls to Professor Kies. Item XXV. I, Mary Sharp, leave the time I spend on my studies to Charlie Dalin with suggestions on how to concentrate on lessons during quiet study periods. Item XXVI. We, Osa Coulson and Opal Carter, will and bequeath our strict at- tention to work in the Laboratory to the Physics class of next year. Item XXVII. I, Herbert Merrick, leave my wavy locks and genial grin to Mr. Findley. Item XXVIII. I, Lois Hobson, leave my ladylike behavior and serene expression to Florence Franklin. Item XXIX. I, William Gray, leave my brilliant record in History class to Abe Teitel. Item XXX. I, Hazel Fuller, bequeath my sweet and gentle tone of voice to Mildred Mercer. Item XXXI. I, George Wood, bequeath my reputation as a good sport to "Zeke" Gorman. Item XXXII. I, Percy Smith, bequeath my proficiency in typewriting to Joseph Gibbons. Item XXXIII. I, Marcia Smith, bequeath my ambition to wear pink to Margaret Mowrer. Item XXXIV. I, Viva Freed, leave my habit of having a well prepared German lesson to Jennie Coady. Item XXXV. I, Mildred White, bequeath my cheerful "Hello" in the halls to Jessie Lamb. Item XXXVI. I, Carl Hickenlooper, will the use of my car to Carl Hartsuck when his car is in the garage. Item XXXVII. I, Vernie Gibson, bequeath my splendid work on the football team to the Captain for 1916. Item'XXXVIII. We, Bill Pabst and Will Morrissey, will and bequeath our friend- ship to Edmund Morris and Joe Gibbons, with the hope that they will be as good pals as we have been. Item XXXIX. I, William Booth, will my desire to see the funny side of every situation to Lenore Jolley. Item XXXX. I, Ray Darby, leave my energetic manners to Russell Dotts with theta suggestion that he take his time. Signed, sealed, and delivered in our presence on this the nineteenth day of April in the year of our Lord one thousand nine hundred and sixteen. FRED SYLVESTER. fSEALJ F. M. HUNTER. fSEALJ BLANCHE Comss. CSEALJ Senior Clllaaz Hrnpherg ALBIA SIGNS O' TIMES S'TEENTH EDITION 1926 Personals llfliss Marian Shoemaker who is traveling for the new furniture Polish "Darby Wood,,' is home for a short visit. - Murl Douglass who has recently been elected Congressman from this district leaves Albia next week to take up his official duties at Washington. Miss Edyth Adey, who is recognized as one of the best stenographers in the city, has obtained the position of private Secretary to Congressman Douglass. Carl Hickenlooper has given up his trade as chauffeur for the Ford garage, and has become a "shoe-maker" as that trade is more to his liking. He intends to retain his car, however, for jolly, joyful, jolting, joyrides. Misses Opal Carter and Osa Coulson leave this evening for New York, where they will meet a party of college girls to chaperon them on a trip abroad. Wm. Pabst and Will lvlorrisey, have opened up a "chum" stand on the northeast corner of the square. They are 'very enterprising business men and the "Signs 0' Times" wishes them success in this new venture. Dr. Hugh Gray, the renowned surgeon, is abroad for a few months doing some re- search work along medical lines. The Grand Opera "Uncle Tom's Cabin" appeared in Melrose last evening. It was considered a grand success. Mabel Pharis starred as "Little Eva," while Her- bert Merrick was equally popular as "Uncle Tom." ' The Signs O' Times announce the marriage of Miss Lois Hobson of this city to a wealthy ranchman in Montana. Bliss Blanche Spears is meeting with fine success in her "Collegian Tea' Room" opened for the summer at Clear Lake. judge Brown, the great Corporation Lawyer, has recently been trying a case, which has been pending for some time, for a Lady "And her sonf, lilisses Mable Evans and Faye Dietrich are conducting a private school during vaca- tion months for football ineligibles. The Chicago Tribune announces that one of the greatest attractions on the lake front is the "Laughing Gallery" operated by Edith Grant, formerly of Albia, Iowa. The last number of our splendid Lecture Course will be Thursday of next week when Doctor Theodore Morris B. S., IW. D., will deliver his address on "The Ori- gin of Spring Fever." We anticipate an inspiring and helpful discourse, for Dr.. lVIor- ris has been instrumental in fighting this dread disease which is so prevalent among high school students. George Wood of this city left this morning for South America where he has the contract for the construction of a great canal. Clay Chidester who is still at Chicago University has given up his art course and is studying to become a minister. The Civic Reform League met last evening in the new building erected by Vernie Gibson, the great finQcier. The league elected the following ladies delegates to the convention in Boston, Mary Sharp, Viva Freed, Myrtle Smith, and Hazel Fuller. Miss Leona Williams, since receiving her uncle's large fortune, has purchased a beautiful summer home on Long Island. She is entertaining a group of her old High School friends over the week end. bliss Isabelle Graham has been appointed on the World Peace Commission which will meet at The Hague in the spring of 1927. Miss Marcia Smith has accepted a position as teacher of physical training in the Jacksonville College for women. We notice in the New York society columns the announcement of the marriage of Miss Helen Cramer to Mr. lVIulti Millionaire. The young couple leave immediately for Paris on their honeymoon. lvliss Mildred White, who has been abroad for several years studying, returns this fall to take the chair of modern languages in Wellesley College. Mr. Claude Ewers has added to his famous chain of shoe stores, another store in Phoenix, Arizona. Mr. Ewers now owns a store in almost every large city in the union. Albia has reason to be proud of his success. ' William Booth has been nominated President of the United States on the Socialist ticket. He received this morning a note of congratulations from Senator B. Miller. The chances for Mr. Booth's election appear to be very good. Miss Naomi Hinton, who is in New York designing fashions for the Ladies' Home Journal, intends to come to Albia the last of this month to assist in arranging for the Fall Style Show. Miss Sadie Lewis has accepted a position as Domestic Science teacher in Tuskegee Institute. She is well fitted for the position and we are sure she will fill it creditably. ' Miss Susie Grifhn who is playing leads in "Filmland" will appear at the King The- ater in "The Great Silence" Thursday and Friday nights. Don't miss it. FOR SALE: 160 acres of fine Iowa land-Wm. Gray. "The Signs o' Times" re- grets to announce that Mr. Gray is leaving Iowa. Miss Beatrice Reddish is conducting a Ladies' Exchange in Moon's Grocery. Mr. Percy Smith received today a Carnegie Medal for bravery in risking his life to avert a wreck near Denver, Colorado. Mr. Smith also received a reward from the Rock Island R. R. for his distinguished service. The main social event of next week will be a reunion of the famous class of 1916. Ten years out of High School have wrought many changes in the lives of these young people. A few of them will find it impossible to return for this celebration, but those who cannot be present in person have sent messages, assuring their old friends that they have not forgotten the happy days spent in Albia High School. , li 1 Birednrg nf the Glass nf 1515 AvIs ANDERSON-Teacher, Derby, Iowa. GENEVA ANDERSON-Student, Jackson- ville, Ill. RUTH ANDERSON-Student, Iowa State University. EVE BEARDSLEY-TCaChCf, Randolph, Iowa. BLANCHE BURDAN--Teacher, Blakes- burg, Iowa. GLADYS BARNWELL-Teacher, Lockman, Iowa. RUTH CREswELL-Student, Monmouth College. EUGENE CAMPBELL, Albia, Iowa. ELIZA CARR-Albia, Iowa. LILLA CLARK-Rural Teacher, Albia, Iowa. MARY COMES-Albia, Iowa. HANNAH CoADY-Albia, Iowa. MERLE DALE-Albia, Iowa. CLAUDE DESKIN-Albia Interurban Co., Albia, Iowa. GLENN EwERs-Iowa City, Iowa. EDYTHE ELEM-Teacher, Kensett, Iowa. VINCENT FREw-Student, Creighton College. ESTHER FREED-University Park, Iowa. PEARL F oRsYTI-IE-Albia, Iowa. VERNIE GAILEY-Avery, Iowa. FRANCES GRIFFIN-Albia, Iowa. BURNICE GRooMs-Student, Iowa Wes- leyan. LOIS GRAY DAVENPORT-Leon, Iowa. WELLER HoLBRooK-Student, Leander Clark College. KATHRYNE HINToN-Albia, Iowa. BEATRICE LOEB-Drake University. ELTON MILLER-Albia, Iowa. BOYD MILLER-Stenographer, Des Moines, Iowa. JAMES MILLIGAN-Hiteman, Iowa. BERYL MARTIN-Student, Drake Uni- versity. LOUISE MERCER-Albia, Iowa. BRYAN MITCHELL-Stenographer, Des lloines, Iowa. CHRISTINE MooN-Teacher, Bussey, Iowa. MARGUERITE MUNSELL-Albia, Iowa. DON MCVEY-Student, Drake Univer- Slty. WARREN MOSER-NCWVS Office, Albia, Iowa. HAZEL MCCLURE-Telephone Co., Al- bia, Iowa. RUIE NEIL-StUdCHt, Iowa State Uni- versity. RALPH NELSON-Rural Teacher, Albia, Iowa. ARTHUR OLLIVER-Student, Iowa Wes- Ieyan. FLORENCE PORTER-Albia, Iowa. IVYLE PHINNEY-Albia, Iowa. CI-IAS. PALMER-TC3ChCf, Lockman, Iowa. EDNA PHILLIPS-Bookkeeper, Oskaloosa, Iowa. FRANK PARRY-Albia, Iowa. EVA PETTIT-Albia, Iowa. EDNA PARKER-Teacher, Bussey, Iowa. RAY RoBINsoN-Marion, Iowa. THEODORE RoIaERTs-Albia, Iowa. EDNA STEWART-Rufal Teacher, Albia Iowa. , LETA SPENCER-Rural Teacher, Albia, Iowa. MARIE SPENCER-Rural Teacher, Albia, Iowa. EMMA SMITH-Teacher, Buxton, Iowa. GRACE SHAW-Albia, Iowa. ' N ELLIE WALSH-Albia, Iowa. VELMA WILKIN-Albia, Iowa. DAVID WATERMAN-Student, Ames, Iowa. HARRISON WATERMAN-Student, Ames, Iowa. HAZEL WAITE-Nurse, Ottumwa, Iowa. WILSON WILKIN-Albia, Iowa. HENRIETTA WHIMPEY-Teacher, Maple, Iowa. illamhling lieflertinnz Fourteen years ago, do you say? Some one must be trying to make a Rip Van Winkle of me. It seems impossible that so many years have come and gone since the immortal class of 1902 made its bow to the world. I for one do not feel so old. I feel as gay and frolicsome as any young person who graduates this year. It is often said of old people that they remember the happenings of fifty years ago better than those of yesterday. Take my word for it, that is true of other people besides the aged. The days I spent in the Albia High School are most vivid recollections. In all honesty I must admit, however, that there are times when I do not feel so young. One time I want to tell you about. It was when I visited the new High School building in Albia. I walked through that commodious structure from cellar to garretg I saw all its conveniences and comforts, its scientific apparatus and its up-to-the- minute improvements and I reached up to stroke my long White beard, for surely the high school I attended was a half century behind this one. But did I sigh for the good old days? Not for the tiniest fraction of a minute. Those were good old days but these are better. We had a good time-too good, no doubt-and we learned a little, you have perhaps as good a time and learn three times as much. Shall we stop the procession? No, let the procession move forward. Sin- cerely do I hope that you of 1916 may look back in 1930 on even greater developments in the schools than I have seen. That is possible too. We are not anywhere near the end of the chapter. In fact no one knows how far away the ideal is. Meanwhile I want to be ready for all that is best in our schools, because the best is none too good. And so with everything else. There is nothing we need more than to go about our business of living in just that spirit-expecting and working for the best. Each day ought to be a better day than its yesterday. Everybody knows 'fThe Chambered N autilus" by Oliver Wendell Holmes. In it there is a couplet that illustrates what I want to say- "Let each new temple, nobler than the last, Shut thee from heaven with a dome more vast." To know a little more today than I did yesterday, to find new sources of happiness and discover hidden depths in the old ones, to live each day a wider, richer life-that is my ideal. What is yours? F. R. ELDER, 'O2. X ' ' X Nik N i ,ff X K - YY K 3 f M UTJEQQ W E112 Pupils nf the 2-X. 1-1. S. gn in the Glitruz On "May" the lst, 1916, the "Crowell,' circus came to the town of Albia, where the Albia High School is located. As it was a half holiday the pupils of the A. H. S. decided to go to the circus. About 1:00 o'clock they passed through town on their "Long" "Wachs,' to the circus grounds. As they passed through town they stopped at a "Booth" and bought some "Lamb,,' some "Brown" bread, some "Schneider's" pork and beans and some "Graham" crackers for lunch. They also stopped the "Apple- many' and bought some apples. The circus ground lay a mile west of town and they had to cross a long "Trusselll' to reach it. They all stopped and watched the water rushing underneath them and gathered the "Wild" flowers which grew along the "Greene" bank. Among them were Sweet "Williams," "Ferns," and "Myrtle." They soon had their arms full and they started on. As they passed through the "Wood" they could hear the birds "Carroll" sweetly among the trees and they could distinguish the notes of the 'fMartin" and the "Bob"-o-link above all the rest. ln a deeply wooded "Glenn" they ran across a bed of "VVild" straw-"BerrCyjies" and filled their pockets full. It had rained the day the before and the "Rhodes" through the "Wood" were still muddy and as they were of "Clay" there were many large "Clauds" in the road. One of the girls stepped on a "Sharp" stone and she said it felt like a hundred "Spears" were running into her foot and it gave her great "Payne." They were a "Jolley" bunch as they drew near the grounds and excitement seemed to prevail. They arrived just in time to buy their tickets and get in to see the "Major" performance. First a dainty creature as "White" and fair as a "Lily" came into the ring and did many daring feats on horseack. She then spoke to the man in the ring and said, "Now 'Lamey' down and the horse will step over me." After her performance Cwhich they all greatly ap- plaudedj several cages of "Wild" beasts were wheeled into the ring and the beasts were made to do many tricks such as counting "Dotts" or "Marks" and jumping over a "Brackett." Next came a chariot race in which the pupils of old A. H. S. became greately excited and gave vent to their excitement by saying Oh pf"Shaw"j and other such phrases. ' All the while an orchestra made up of "Combs" had been playing and now a "Young" "Porter" came out and sang a few songs, among them "Just a little 'Ray' of sunlight" and "lN'Iy fairy 'Fay.' " The act which caused the most amusement was when a clown came into the ring leading a donkey and said he would give anybody a "Tisue,' paper "Rose" who could stick on the donkey two minutes. Several of the school boys tried but without success. "Now," said the man, "if you are good and quiet he 'Nlafyj Brfajyf " And he sure did. They then left the big tent and came upon a smaller one in which they found a "Shoemaker,' who made shoes to order and sold them for one "Bone" After looking at all the side shows they ate their lunch and everybody declared they felt 'fFuller" than ever before and as it was getting dusk they started for home. Soon they came upon a "Stout', "lWiller'y who told them they were on the wrong road for home. At this the girls became frightened but the boys were very "Gallant" and cheered them up by saying, " 'VVilsoCoQn, be home." Soon they stumbled upon a bunch of "Keys Cliiesy' which one of the boys had lost on the way to the circus and they then knew they were on the "VVright" road for home. A little later a f'Gray,' mist seemed to envelope them and they knew they were approaching the "Trussell." Crossing the "Trussell" at night was a very dangerous thing and they were very careful but one of the girls more bold than the rest started quickly across it and they had to "VVarner" of the risk she was running. They then arrived home without any "Moore" accidents and although they were very tired they all concluded it was well "VVorth" their while to have gone. By NELLIE GRAY. X . I x lg L X 7?-7 I , em !-5- ' ' A woodpecker sat on a Freshman's head And settled down to drill He bored away for an hour and a half And Finally broke his bill. A woodpecker sat on a Sophomore's head And settled down to work He bored away for one long hour Unsuccessful-he did not shirk. A woodpecker sat on a Junior's head And still he did not go And he bored away for a half an hour And an opening began to show. A woodpecker sat on a Seni0r's head And alas 'tis sad but true He bored away for a minute there And then-it went clear through.-Ex. Ellie 1-Innur Fin "Hello, everybody. How do you feel after the glorious victory of last night?" Ruth Buchanan, from the open doorway, smilingly surveyed the happy faces of the team. "VVell, I for one feel like a jolly little spread would be in order about now," said Jane Andrews, in whose room the girls collected. The Girls' Basketball Team was at its best this year and the college of Forton al- ready had three games of the six to its favor. The star player on the team was Ruth Buchanan. Ruth was very popular with the girls and was always in the midst of their good times. Tonight Jane's room was filled with merry chatter and light-hearted laughter as the girls discussed the victory of the previous evening. No one was more happy over this victory than Georgia Trinton. Georgia played substitute in Ruth Buehanan's place but she was not popular with the girls and was usually absent from their merry-makings. As the girls were talking and eating Georgia stopped in to inquire about a book Jane had borrowed the day before. A few of the girls spoke to her in a cold tone but the majority ignored her entirely. She asked for the book and was told where it lay. On the table lay a small pin. It was gold and a small "F" was the only decoration on it. Only those students who had won the pins were entitled to them. "Oh, jane, is this your 'F' pin? I haven't seen any of them yet." "Yes," said jane. "I expect you'll get one next year if you keep on as well as you have begun, Georgia." Two weeks later the fourth game of the season was to be played, but in the mean- time disaster had crossed the path of Forton. Ruth Buchanan was ill with the scarlet fever and was moved to the infirmary so of course she could not play in the coming game. The Coach put Georgia in Ruth's place and the game was begun. It was the hardest game Georgia had ever played and the sarcastic remarks of the girls made it seem all the harder for her. But at the end of the game Forton was vic- torious again. Ruth did not recover immediately and the fifth game was also won with Georgia as the right forward. Georgia rejoiced at this new turn in affairs and decided to give a spread. The first girl she invited declined and likewise the second. From the third invited guest Georgia learned that she was suspected of taking Jane Andrews' "F" pin. The night of'the sixth and last game finally arrived and the Coach against her will put Ruth into the game. Ruth was badly in need of practice and the Coach thought Georgia could fill the place better but the girls all favored Ruth. j The game started and Smith, Forton's most dreaded rival, kept the score even throughout the entire first half. In the second half Ruth saw that she was not playing as well as Georgia played and begged that Georgia be put in her place. The score was ten to ten at the beginning of the second half. The ball flew over toward Georgia but her guard tossed it to the center, then to the opponent forward and from thence to the basket. The score was ten to twelve. The ball was tossed up and again came into Georgia's territory. She evened the score. The score was kept even almost throughout the second half. The timekeeper raised the pistol and Georgia snatched the ball from under the very hands of her opponent. But as she turned to throw, her foot slipped and she fell. She was up in a minute and with her left hand she whirled the ball over her shoulder and through the net. The game was won and Forton College was jubilant. The girls gathered around Ruth and sympathized with her for not getting to play in the game while only a few of them spoke to Georgia. She could scarcely keep back the tears. She had won the game for Forton and yet the girls blamed her for a theft she had not committed. The hot tears came to her eyes as she went bravely on towards the dormitory. On the steps someone put out a hand to stop her but she evaded it and kept on. "Bliss Georgia, Oh Miss Georgia, does this bit of jewelry belong to you or perhaps to someone you know ?" Georgia turned toward the maid and in her hand she saw a small gold pin, engraved with the letter UF." "Where did you get this pin, Mary ?" Georgia's voice was cold and hard as she took it from the maid's hand. "My sister, who is very, very fond of jewelry, found it underneath a table in Miss Jane's room. She hid it in her room and did not speak of it until this morning when she learned what trouble she had brought you, Miss." Mary's tone was pleading. By this time a large crowd of girls had gathered about Georgia and the maid, and several meaning glances were interchanged by the different ones in the group. "I say, Georgia," said one of the girls impulsively, "the whole crowd is coming over to my room tonight. You'll come with us, won't you? Don't make us feel any smaller than we do now by refusing. Do come, Georgia." But it was Ruth Buchanan who filled Georgia's cup of happiness to overflowing. She came dashing down the steps after the company and caught Georgia excitedly by the arm. "Oh, Georgia Trinton! Georgia Trinton! Do you know what is going to happen tomorrow at chapel? They're going to give them away to the Basketball girls, and both you and I are entitled to one. What? VVhy, the AF' pins, of course. just think, we will get to wear our college honor pin !" To Georgia it all seemed too wonderful to be true, but she and Ruth soon were in the midst of the group of girls who were strolling slowly over the campus singing their famous college song: "Here's to dear old Forton, Drink her down. Here's to dear old Forton, Drink her down. O, here's to Forton College, lt's the place to get your knowledge, Here's to dear old Forton, Drink her down, down, down." -e CHARLOTTE A. FRANCIS D. I Alpha Snrietg EDYTI-I ADEY ADRIENNE ALFORD CHARLOTTE ANDERSON LUCILE BERRY HELEN BLOMOREN RUTH BARDEN RUTH BRACKETT NELLIE BURDAN OPAL CARTER MARY CARHART BLANCHE COMES JO COURTNEY OSA COULSON EDNA COOPER GLADYS CHENOWETH HELEN CRAMER MAEEL CROWELL DOROTHY DESKIN FAYE DIETRICH GLADYS DAVIS FRANCIS DUNCAN SYLVIA DOTsON MARTHA ESCHBACH MAEEL EVANS IRENE FALVEY VIVA FREED FLORENCE FRANKLIN .IOSEPHINE GALLANT HELEN GARDNER NELLIE GRAY MABEL GRAY EDITH GRANT LOIS GRIFFIN MAISIE GRIFFIN ISABELLE GRAHAM ALBERTA GILTNER HELEN GUTCH CI-IRISTENA HENDRIE NAOMI HINTON PAULINE HOLSCLAW LOIS HOBSON GRACE HOLBROOK BERNICE JACKSON MARCIA JOHNSON GRACE LIDDICOAT BEULAH LONG r i flbmega Eiterarg Snrietg .NIABEL PHARIS MILIJRED WHITE SUSIE STEWART DARLENE REPP NELLIE STEWART BLANCHE L. OWEN MARCIA SMITH BLANCHE TEITEL MYRTLE YOIJNOELOOD BERNICE PASCOE MARION SHOEMAKER MILDRED WOOD EDNA TAUNTON LOUISE VVORTH MILDRED STOCKER ALICE PHILLIPS DORIS 'TUCKER F LO ULLEIXT MARY ROSE MYRTLE SMITH DOROTHY MOW'RER ELSIE RHEUPORT FRANCES TREVISOL OLIVE WRIGHT MILDRED MERCER EMMA NOBLE ALVERTA QUARTON VIVIAN PAYNE MARY SHARP MILDRED WOOD Behating Eemu The Boys' Debating Team was unfortunate in losing its coach this year just when the work was fairly started. This necessitated a discontinuance of interscholastic de- bating. The debate with Ottumwa ended in a two to one decision against Albia, who upheld the affirmative. The question was "Resolved, That a minimum wage for un- skilled labor should be established, constitutionality conceded." The best work accomplished by this year's debating season was the development of some surprisingly good debaters. Prominent among them were Homer Abegglen, Abe Teitel and VVilbur VVhite. We expect to hear much of them next year under the able leadership of the veteran, Robert Pennington. ALBERTA MARY GILTNPIR Berlamaturg Glnntezt Never before since the Albia High School became a member of the lowa Declamatory Association was so much interest taken in the Annual Home Declamatory Contest. For nearly two months, over twenty contestants worked hard and faithfully, under the direction of lliss Olive VVilliams, in preparation for this great annual event, and when the night came never before was such an array of strong declamatory talent pre- sented to an Albia audience. Perhaps one thing which helped to stimulate the interest was the throwing open of the three different classes. On account of the number of contestants, it was necessary to hold several preliminary contests, in order to select the twelve best to compete in the home contest. No one had a "walkaway" but every place was fiercely contested. gl. Brown with the oratorical selection "The NVandering jew," was given first in his class, Alverta Quarton, who gave "lX'Iandy's Organ," was awarded first place in the humorous classy Alberta Giltner, for her splendid rendition of "Helene Thamrcf' won first in the dramatic class and first over all. NVe were conhdent that in Alberta we had a sure winner in the state contest, so we journeyed forth to Knoxville, to the Sub- District Contest, confident of victory, but when the decision was given, Albia found herself in second place. It was hard to lose, but then we were not the judges. How- ever we were all proud of Alberta and realized that she had put forth her best efforts. like Gllazsairal Glluh The Classical Club is composed of members of the Virgil class. It was organized for the purpose of promoting interest in the classics, to study and learn about the myths of the ancients, to learn more of Roman customs and religious beliefs, and the effects of Roman literature upon the literature of the present time. At the meetings papers written upon these subjects are read and discussed. The oflicers elected for the year are: President, lklartha Eschbachg Vice-President, Ham- ilton lllabryg Second Vice-President, Ruth Beardsleyg Third Vice-President, Philip lllillerg Secretary, Sadie Lewisg Treasurer, Harry Grantg Critic, Jay Browng Elictor, VVilliam Booth. The motto is: "Possum qui posse videnturf' Bin Beutzrhe Gesaellzrhaft Die Deutsche Gesellschaft ist die feinste Verbindung in der Ganzen VVelt. Sie besteht aus achtzehn Gliedern, vier schiinen jungen llliinnern und vierzehn reizenden Friiiulein, und diese Glieder sind die allerbesten, die allcrfreundlichsten und die aller- kliigsten Studenten in der Hochschule. Sie kijnnen alles machen. Sie k6nnen spielen, sie kiinnen singen, sie kiinnen lachen und tanzen, und wenn es Not tut, dann k6nnen sie auch sogar arbeiten. Die Gesellschaft versammelt sich gewijhmlich alle drei VVochen und dann wird viel auf Deutsch gepaudert. Die Glieder erziihlen sich viel Interressantes iiber der deutschen Vergangenheit und auch iiber der Gegenwort. Sie besprechen alle Neuigkeiten und iiberlegen sich manches sehr genau und deutlich. lVIanchmals wird gesungen und allerlei Spasz gehalten. Viele vornehme Leute wie Herr Merrick und Herr Booth haben dieses Jahr die Gesllschaft besucht und haben sich sehr dariiber erfreut. OFFIZIERER Prifisidentin ..... ......... C GEORGE Woon Sekretifir ,,.,,,,,,,,,.,.,,,,, ...............,,....,,.,...........,.................. ll IABEL EVANS Programm Komite: Lois HOBSON, MABEL EVANS, ANNA WACHS Kritik ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,,,,.,,,.,,, , ,,,A,,,,,,,,,,,.,,,,...................... IN diss WAcHs 15122 Cllluh Girlz' 6122 Glluh At the organization of the Girls' Glee Club under the leadership of Nliss Heiserman, Helen Cramer was elected president. The membership of the club reached forty. The club decided to give an operetta, "The Japanese Girl," to help pay for the new grand piano. Their production of the operetta was very creditable. A. BH. Sv. Bnuhle Quartntte The Quartette for 1915 consisted of: Sopranos-Nellie VVa1sh, 1915, Ruth Brack- ett. 19175 Altos-Avis Anderson, 19153 hlildred VVhite, 1916, Tenors-Vincent Frew. 1915, Boyd lliller, 19155 Basses-Harrison VVate1'man, 19155 Byron Nlitchell, 1915. The meet and contest were held in Knoxville Saturday, hlay 15, 1915, the evening being devoted to the declamatory and music contest. The A. H. S. Quartette com- peted with "The Vikings" by Sproecel, and were fortunate enough to carry off first place. Indianola taking second. This year the Quartette is made up of: Sopranos-Helen Cramer, 1916g Ruth llrackett, 19173 Altos-hlildred VVhite, 1916, Edna Taunton, 19179 Tenors- Homer Abegglen, 1918, Ray Darby, 19165 Basses-blames VVilson, 19175 Hamilton lllahry. 1917. This year the Quartette is to compete with "The Storm Fiend" by G. A. Veazie, at Oskaloosa on the Hfth of lNIay. 61112 matters nf the "A" FOOTBALL VERNIE GIBSON, '16 J. BROWN, '16 HERBERT NIERRICK, '16 MLTRL DOUGLASS, '16 HUGH GRAY, '16 BRYAN VAN CLEVE, '17 JESSE RECTOR, '17 ELMER WILLIAMS, '18 HARRY GRAY, '18 ARTHUR ADKISSON, '18 GLENN JONES, '18 PAUL TRUSSELL, '18 BRYAN DEVEREAUX, '18 DIEDRICH GENEVA, '19 BOYS' BASKETBALL VERNIE GIBSON, '16 BILL PABST, '16 WILL MORRISEY, '16 GIRL EDITH GRANT, '16 MILDRED WHITE, '16 OLIVE WRIGHT, '17 BRYAN VAN CLEVE, '17 HAMILTON MABRY, '17 JESSE RECTOR, '17 ELMER WILLIAMS, '18 DIEDRICH GENEVA, '19 S' BASKETBALL RUTH WIGNALL, '17 MARY ANGELL, '17 ANNA GRAY, '17 ELMER WILLIAMS, '18 HERBERT MERRICK, '16 AVN Q LL .R Q Ls W Fovt BSI I I Wg 3 ' QM i 1 X I XX N Zlinnthall CAPT. VERNIE GIBSON Left End Capt. Gibson never shirked his duty at left end. He was the pep instiller of the team, especially when everything was go- ing against us. One could hear "Gib" say: "Let's go, boys!" "Fight 'em!" He will be greatly missed next year. CAPTAIN-ELECT BRYAN VAN CLEVE Fullback "Van" never quits, he is always ready to hit the line. He has the "old fight" that makes a player valuable to his team. He was a consistent trainer. Best Wishes go with him and his team next year. J. BROWN N Fullback Redys smashing the line in the Knox- ville game showed that he would have helped the team win more games than it did if his knee had not gone bad. At that he showed the grit of a bulldog. Red's voice will be among the missing next year. HUGH GRAY Quarterback Little "Docy' showed what he could do in the Knoxville game by running back punts and using good headwork. He showed that a small man can make just as good a player as a large one providing the small man has a little nerve and is not afraid of work. MURL DOUGLASS Right Guard "Doug," though not a "grandstander," proved an awful annoyance to the visitors' backfield when they tried to get thru our line. He is an earnest worker and a mighty good guard. This was "Doug's,' first year, so F reshies take a lesson from this, come out in your first year and see what you are your last year. HERBERT MERRICK Left Guard "Perty" showed us that a head in the line was as essential as a head in the back- field. He followed the ball and never failed to be in the way when the opposing team came through any place in the line. His large build and experience made him valuable to the team. He is another man who will not be with us next year. JESSE RECTOR Left Half "Pig" was a second-year man. He played well in any position in which he was placed. He probably would have made right end had there been anybody for his place in the backfield. He will be with the team next year. BRYAN DEVEREAUX Left Tackle "Dev," our faithful tackle, was with us again this year. He always made a hole when he heard his signal called. His man was generally rolling on the ground after "Dev" had charged the line. On account of ineligibility he did not get to play in the last two games of the season. Here's hoping he is with us again. ARTHUR ADKISSON Left Tackle "Art" was late in coming out for foot- ball and did not get into trim until nearly the end of the season. Altho he had a good man's place to fill, he filled "Dev's" place very well. He is a hard worker and his year's experience with his weight gave him an advantage over the lighter candi- dates that tried for tackle. ELMER WILLIAMS Right End "Shorty" was another of our "small but mighty men." He showed the big Centerville end up on his home field by outrunning him for two touchdowns after receiving the ball from forward passes. He is remembered by all his opponents as fast on his feet and a sure tackler. He will be with the team for a few years. PAUL TRUSSELL Center "Truss" was our pivot man this year. Although he did not play every game on account of ineligibility, he did splendid work when he did play. Early in the sea- son he received a "charley horse" which gave him much trouble when "practicing" or "tackling the dummy." He could be depended upon to place the ball anywhere it was wanted at the right time. HARRY GRAY - Right Tackle "C. F." played a good hard game when he was compelled to and he sure did like to crab with the end. He was like a stone wall on defense and a snow plow on of- fense. As he is only a second-year man he should be a whirlwind next year. GLENN JONES Right Half "Crab" is another of the tardy mem- bers of the squad. He didn't show up until after the Knoxville game. I wonder why? It took him a little while to get in shape, but he soon played stellar football. He could carry the ball and run inter- ference as well as any man on the team. DIEDRICH GENEVA Quarterback A This season taught "Peck" to never try to chew gum and call signals at the same time and expect his teammates to under- stand him. He was a good open-field runner and could be depended upon at all times. "Peck" is only a Freshman. In the future we hope to hear of the good work he is doing. HAMILTON MABRY Yell Leader Altho "Ham" was unable to play on the gridiron, he led the rooters with mighty yells which many times saved the team from defeat. He was always ready to make the chapel walls resound when called upon to do so. GEORGE S. WITTERS Coach Coach Witters came to us from Grin- nell College with an endless number of excellent plays. He gave these to the team as fast as they could be absorbed. "Coach" by his hard work and loyalty was the cause of the success of the team. He showed that he understood the game. Everyone hopes that it will be possible to secure the Grinnell star as football coach next year. FLOYD M. HUNTER Trainer Coach Hunter, an East High star, was Coach Witters' very able lieutenant. He coached the line into a stone wall. He was always ready to help and give advice when it was needed. His clean, straight- forward manner in dealing with his men won him their loyal admiration and every athlete considered it a distinct honor to have been coached by Hunter. I a I lieuiew nf the Swann On September 7th the call of the gridiron was given. It was answered by a squad of about twenty-five youths aspiring for places on the team. They were divided into two squadsg Mr. Witters took the end and backfield men and trained them to handle the ball, and to catch punts and passes, while Mr. Hunter took the linemen and taught them how to block and how to plunge the opponents' line. All were shown how to body-block, guard, run interference, and a few more tactics for use on the other fellow. After about three weeks of strenuous work, the team journeyed via the "Burlington Route" to Knoxville. They arrived there at about 10: 30 and walked over the city so that they would have good appetites for dinner. After dinner they were hauled in autos about two miles Cmore or lessj into the country. Here the team met and defeated Knoxville H. S. for the first time in a num? ber of years. The score was 20 to 0. When they came home they were met by a large crowd which marched up the center of the street and around the square. The crowd dispersed after about twenty minutes of demonstrating their elation over the victory. On the next Monday the team began to prepare for our old enemy, Chariton. Next Friday morning beamed bright and everybody was happy. Chariton came down on No. 6 via C. B. 85 Q. At 3:00 p. m. the team met them on the City Park gridiron. After a slow and crabby game, out team came off the field victorious with a score of 6 to 0. In this game, I believe the team learned to never be asleep and to keep an eye on the ball, because Chariton nearly made a touchdown by a fake time-out play. Our next game was with Corydon. This was the game of all games that the whole school for numerous reasons wanted to win. The Corydon team was the first to come on the field, then the Albia team trotted on the field wearing the new red and blue sweaters that the Booster girls had presented them. The game started with Corydon receiving the ball from Brown's toe. From then on until the end of the game it was a hard fight. The "farmer" boys were too stout for Albia and carried home our team's scalp to the tune of 12 to 0. The next Friday everybody came to school at 8 o'clock so that they might go with the team to Centerville. The team went down on the l : 10 car and the rooters went on the special. Again our team met defeat from a faster and heavier team. The game was fast altho a good bit of time was lost in reading the rules on different plays. Albia came back in the second half and made two touchdowns from forward passes, but Centerville tightened up and let nothing more go over her goal. The score at the end was 32 to 18. The rooters did their part by instilling A'pep" into the team with words of encourage- ment and school yells. The team rested the next Saturday while the teachers were in Des Moines. On November 18th Moulton came here. Theirs was a lighter team than ours. How- ever, they made one touchdown on us. They really had more fight than our team. If we judge by their playing, our fellows were over-confident. They did play good football in the last quarter and ended the game with a score of 34 to 6 for Albia. The end of the season was only nine days off and the team had two of its hardest games to play. After the Moulton game the most of the team realized that they must work to make a showing with either team. The next Saturday the team played at Oskaloosa. Bluey! Bluey! Nuff send! It reminded the older members of the team of their game with Grinnell the year before. My, my, how that Shoemake did hit our line! Our boys played a fine game but all to no avail. Rector and Geneva carried the ball to the "Osky's" safety man once or twice on end runs but the ball was soon lost on downs. The game ended with a score of 46 to 0. The goose egg for us. "Beat Centerville" was the battle cry everywhere after that. On "Turkey Day" Centerville came from the south to repeat what they had done earlier in the season. Everybody was excited. All weather prophets promised that we would have good weather, but about noon the skies began to cloud, and by the time the game was called a rather heavy shower was in progress, and at the end of the first half it was coming down in torrents. The game was called off because the coaches hadn't trained their teams to play water polo and besides some of the boys couldn't swim. It was a hard-fought game on both sides, our team playing to redeem themselves and Centerville trying to repeat what they had done the previous year. As neither team had made any points the score was called a tie, O to O. As we review the season and note that we won 50 per cent of our games, we realize the team has played better football this season than for several seasons past. We sincerely hope that it may continue to improve and that Albia High School will turn out a winning team next year. HERBERT MERRICK. DQR X NM ATHLETE PERSONNEL VERNIE GIBSON ....,,, .,,,, "Gib" JESSE RECTOR .....,.,., ,,,,,,,,, ' 'Pig" ELMER WILLIAMS ...... ...... ' 'Sh0rty" WM. MORRISEY ....... ...,. ' 'Red" WM. PABST ................ ..... ' 'Bill" DIEDRICI-I GENEVA ,.,,,,.. ....,, ' 'Peck" G. S. WITTERS ............................................ .... ' 'Coach" "BRIEF OF THE CAST" VERNIE GIBSON-Center ' "Gib" plays a star game at the pivot station. He leads in scoring and is good in team work. After this season he will never be seen on the H. S. circuit although he may be seen on some college circuit. Good luck to you, "Gib". JESSE RECTOR-Guard "Pig" plays two parts in this melodrama, sometimes he plays at guard and some- times at forward. In either place he does his part well. His basket shooting act is very good although not very spectacular. Last year's troupe showed their appreciation of his work by electing him Captain for this year. As he will be with the troupe another year we hope to see still better work. NOTE-JuSt as we are going to press we are told Capt. Rector has been reelected for next year. Good luck to you, "Pig",-EDITOR. BILL PABST-Guard "Bill" played his part so as to bring credit to himself. His splendid work at guard "saved the day" in several games. He will be greatly missed when the troupe starts on its tour next season. WM. MORRISEY-FOTXVZfd "Red" was never known to do much talking before or after a game. He let the other fellows do that. He was the fastest and surest forward in the troupe. He could nearly always be depended upon to make a basket when he had a half chance to do it. "Red" will be missed more than any other man next year. ELMER WILLIARIS-FOfW3fd Don't tell us a small man can't play basketball, if you are of the opinion that they can't just "blown yourself to a twenty-five cent ticket and watch "Shorty" Work the floor next year. He is only a second year man and if he improves as much next year as he has this year he will be a whirlwind. DIEDRICH GENEVA-Guard Here is another of our Freshmen who made good the first year out. "Peck" didn't get to play the whole season on account of ineligibility. But when he did play he did good work. The chances for his opponent making baskets were very slim, when he was on the job. He was very quick and did valuable work in carrying the ball to his own goal. We hope to see "Peck" play a full season next year. A Zkeuieur nf the Swann The season opened January 14 in the A. H. S. Gymnasium by a two-act drama en- titled "The Moravia-Albia Game." The final score was 39-27, Albia's favor. Vernie Gibson, the star of the game, led in the scoring for the home team while Jepson, of Moravia, made the high score for the visiting team. The game was characterized by personal fouls, which necessarily made it a rather rough game. But at that the boys showed that a real coach was training them. The next place the Albia troupe played was in Knoxville. On account of train connections the show was given as a matinee. As usual "Gibby" was the matinee idol. He did most of the scoring. Rector also did good work in "playing the floor," while Bill Pabst uirinkled his brow and received a couple of per- sonal fouls because he "accidentally" ran into his man. It was a close game ending 21-I9 Albia's favor. On the next Wednesday, January 26, we played with the Eddyville H. S. Here the boys met their first defeat. Eddyville had the advantage of knowing the stage fwhich was by the way no more than a box used to keep chickens in during the fallj. Anyway our boys showed much improvement over the last game and made Eddyville work for every point they registered. Then on the following Friday the troupe was billed to play an engagement at home with Corydon as the visitors. The Corydon boys played a fine game but were beaten by a score of 23-10. Morrisey seemed to be the star at basket shooting in this game. Who said, "Beat Centervillen? The team has asked me to inform next year's team to be sure to wear football regalia instead of the clothes generally worn for basketball, because they certainly will need them at Centerville. When the team returned from the south on February 4 they looked as if they needed to be admitted to a hospital. When the whistle blew for the end of the second half the score was against Albia. After a three day rest, the troupe met Eddyville at Albia, February 9. Eddyville came on the Hoor confident they were going to make another killing. Albia had a different opinion on the subject, however. They were equally determined to win. So it took forty minutes of good, hard playing to tell the tale. Albia was a little slower than her opponents but they did better teamwork and were more sure of making a basket when they got a chance. Eddyville came back strong in the second act, but to no avail. They were outplayed. The game ended with a score of 37-28 against Eddyville. Then on Friday, February ll, the troupe journeyed down to F airfield, accompanied by the team representing the fair sex of the A. H. S. Here the boys met their "Water- loo." Gibson didn't play the game he generally plays. Altho Rector did exceptionally good work at forward and Peck did star work in playing the floor, Fairfield was too much for the boys at at the end of the second act the score was 27-17 in favor of Fairfield. Saturday, February 19, the Knoxville team played here on their way home from a two-day trip. Gibson started the points rolling up by making a basket in the first minute of play. Then Captain Neiswanger made the only basket made against Albia in the first act. Knoxville seemed to be lost on the floor. They did not know where the ball was most of the time. Altho Gibson played part of the first half and all of the second half with a sprained ankle, he came out of the game with the brightest star, making the first ten points him- self. At the end of the game the score was 39 to 8 Albia's favor. The end of the season is growing near and only two more games to play. The next game was at Corydon February 25. Everybody worked hard before this game. Even Rector did a little extra work. All wanted to make the trip. I wonder why? Sh-h, that's a secret. If you find out don't tell anyone. Anyway all the boys wore their best "Sunday-go-to-meetin' " clothes and Bill Pabst added an extra white collar to his kit. It hath been rumored that he and Will M. had dates. That evening Albia met Corydon on the Y. M. C. A. floor and played "ring around a rosy" or gave' an imitation of a Hllflaypole dance." At least that was the way it felt to the boys when they were dodging around the iron pole in the center of the floor. Everybody played a fine game. The teamwork was of "A" quality. Corydon played better than they had a few weeks before, maybe it was on account of them being on their home floor. The score was against Albia at the end of the first act. But "Coach" Witters bunched his men in one corner where he could look them in the eye and spoke a few magic words to them, which the spectators were not allowd to hear. But the actions of the troupe the next act showed that "kind" words have their power. The second half ended with a score of 34-32 in Albia's favor. Last, but not least, comes the game with Centerville, our old enemy. VVhen they landed they had trumpets blowing. All were confident of taking home the "bacon." The Albia boys said nothing, but they were all equally sure that Center- ville would have to work for every point they made. The game started by the visitors making the first basket. Then Williams, for Albia, made a basket. At the end of the first half the score was 15-14 in favor of Albia. After ten minutes' rest the teams came on the Hoor once more. The score seesawed back and forth until Miss Gillard designated that the game was at an end by shooting off a .44 calibre cannon. The score, which was 31-30, was once more in Albia's favor. Williams and Gibson were the stars for Albia. Berry, the pivot man for the visitors, starred for them. It was the fastest game played on the home floor during the whole season. Now for the tournament. But alas! all our hopes vanish when Mr. F indley an- nounces in chapel that because of several reasons fand one in particular, namely, that the association is brokej, it will not be possible to send the team to Grinnell. But the old saying is, "Where there's a will there's a way," and, as usual, the Bus- iness Men's Association came to our rescue and played the part of the good Samaritan to the poor crippled pocketbook that lay by the wayside. Here, I would like to express the appreciation on the part of the H. S. athletes for what the business men of Albia have done for them. Now we'll go back to the tournament and see how the boys are doing. Well, welll We drew our old friend Centerville! This time tells the tale, for each team has de- feated the other once. Ah! Up goes the curtain! The ball is in play. Centerville has made a basket, then Morrisey made a basket. lt was a dandy game, altho Gibson was somewhat outplayed by the long, lanky Berry of Centerville, who played opposite him and made more points for Centerville than all the other players together. Wait till next year, maybe they'll not find another "dark horse" as good as Berry." The game ended the season and this also ends my story. Girlz' Bazkethall Gram OLIVE WRIGHT Olive was captain of the team and played left forward. Her long reach and ability to cover the ground combined with her knowledge of the game to make her a most aggressive player. We are counting on her for next year. EDITH GRANT Edith was the first "man at the ball" and generally got the tip-off. She always knew where the ball was and kept it going in the direction of our basket. In the Chariton game their forwards didn't even get to see the ball. Her laugh and pep will be missed next year. M ILDRED WH ITE Mildred was right forward. With her speedy shifts, she played loose around her teammate, Olive. She had an accurate eye for the basket and threw most of our fouls. We shall miss her next year. MARY ANGELL Illary, our midget guard, comes from Avery. She seemed to know from instinct just when and where her forward was nioving. Then she clung with a bulldog tenacity. She did her best work against the famous "Jerry" from Ottumwa. She has another year of service. RUTH WIGNALL I Avery furnished us another player, our side-center. Ruth was "Johnny-on-the spot" throughout the game. She kept her opponent guessing just what she was going to do next. Even when she was stepped on she came up smiling. We hope that she will not be a transient next year. ANNA GRAY On account of sickness, Anna was late in beginning the season. However, her infirmities of the flesh didn't affect her spirit and she made good. She was the guard who picked the high balls and broke up plays for the other folk. Her best games were Ottumwa and Corydon. She will be with us another year. Girlz' Eauakethall The year 1915-1916 marked the beginning of a new phase of girls' athletics. For the first time in the recent history of A. H. S. the "powers that be" gave their consent for the girls to play out-of-town basketball games. Accordingly a number of inter- scholastic games were scheduled. Intense interest was manifested by the girls and a large number resolved to try for the team. The first games of importance were the interclass series. The Seniors de- feated the Sophomore and Freshman teams, and the Juniors did likewise. The final game for the championship was played by the Senior' and Juniors and was won by the juniors with a score of twelve to fourteen. At the close of the season the losing teams celebrated in honor of the victors. The prospect for a winning school team was, at the beginning, not very encouraging. Lack of experience and self-confidence were not conducive to good teamwork. How- ever, with the rather unpromising material, Miss Stewart's coaching worked wonders. By the end of the season the girls' team had developed from a loosely organized group into a compact, well-trained team. Olive Wright made an efficient and popular captain. The squad, in turn, loyally supported her in practice and in "pep" 5 and it was not without real effort on their part that the following formed the team: Edith Grant, center 3 Ruth Wignall, side centerg Mildred White, right forward, Olive Wright, left forward, Anna Gray, right guard 5 Mary Angell, left guard, Mary Sharp, Nellie Burdan, Martha Eschbach and Ruth Tharp, substitutes. Commencement will take two from the team, but to fill the vacancies are those faithful folk whose names are Hunhonored and unsung" but who were always at prac- tice to work out on the first team. With the material that we have and the experience of this year we are hoping for a more successful season next year. THE SEASON january 21 Albia Ottumwa Albia February ll Fairfield Fairfield Albia February 25 Ottumwa Ottumwa Albia March 17, Albia Chariton Albia March 25 Albia Corydon Albia Zieuiew the llnier-flllwasa Basketball Series A few days after Thanksgiving Mr. Findley decided that the boys should play their inter-class games. The Seniors and Sophomores were picked to have the first battle. So after school on December 9, the boys assembled in the Gymnasium prepared to meet their fate. As Mr. Witters had the use of the referee's whistle, the boys were sure of a square deal. The special feature of the game was the roughness of Brown of the Senior team and Gray of the Sophomore, which was due to the new rules and the lack of practice. The Sophomores won 33 to 13. While the Seniors and Sophomores were resting, the Hrst half of the junior and Freshman game was played. But as in the other games the lack of knowledge of the new rules was the only special feature. The game ended in favor of the Freshmen, 24 to 17. The lower classmen had a playing average of l.000, while the upper classmen had .000. After a few days' rest the Seniors played the Freshmen. Seniors- had improved since the last game, altho Merrick only played about ten minutes. He seemed to forget that he was on a gymnasium floor and not on the gridiron. Fouts starred for the Freshmen while Morrisey made the most points for the Seniors. The final score showed the Seniors the winners, 27 to 12. As before, the Juniors and Sophomores played their first half while the Seniors and Freshmen were resting. Mtxch rivalry was shown between the two classes on the side- lines as well as on the floor. The girls had paid the small tax of a jitney imposed by llflr. Findley, so they proceeded to root for their respective classes. "Little" Nellie Gray led the yells for the Sophomores. With a little practice she may be able to land the yell-leading job for A. H. S. The boys in all four teams showed a great deal of improvement over the last games. The score of the Junior and Sophomore game was 37 to 13 in favor of Sophomores. On the sixteenth the boys were called together to finish the series. The Juniors for- feited to the Seniors, which gave the Seniors second place in the series. The Soph- omores proved themselves unbeatable by defeating the Freshmen 34 to 8. This game ended the series, which left the teams ranked in the following order: Sophomores ............................................ 1.000 Seniors ...... .... . 667 Freshmen ..... ..,. . 333 Juniors ...... .... . 000 Zilrark nf 1515 There did not seem to be much "pep" for track last spring. The fellows would rather sit around in the library "studying" than to get out and train. Those who came out did their best to make a good team under the leadership of "Coach" Ulich. But there was no competition and Without this any activity will die. We had Martin, Van Cleve, Merrick, Mabry and Whimpey from the year before, and lived in hope that some of the other fellows would "jar" loose and come out. Some did and did well. E. Williams developed into a fast little 100-yard man while Adkisson worked on the weights. Nlay the sixth, Mr. Ulich took a team composed of Martin, Van Cleve, Merrick and Mabry to the Drake Relays. Altho they didn't win any medals they learned a good deal from the older runners. The team then went to Eddyville where nearly all who entered either won a first or a second. Our next meet was the High School Conferenc Meet at Knoxville, where We were entered against some fast men. Van Cleve won the bronze medal in the 100- yard dash while Whimpey won the bronze medal in the mile while the relay teams won second in each of their events. We were invited to Fairfield, Iowa City and Simpson, but did not attend because of financial reasons. This year the outlook is much better. The boys began to train early and there seems to be some "pep." The boys hope to make a better showing at the Drake Relays. We have more men out, which will make all work harder. We lose only Martin from last year's team and we have a number of underclassmen taking an interest in the work. Taking everything into consideration, we believe that the track team will be heard from this spring. f fxnl Nj GX QQ xxffxfsy f WM MILQ flalenhar SEPTEMBER Hurrah! ! School opens. Raincoats and rubbers late fall styles. More rain! ! New members of the faculty can't say Albia is showing them a dry time. The Freshmen are given a strenuous initiation into H. S. Football team see what they can do in the way of practice. There was a photo -found on Witters' desk. Riddle: Who is she? Seniors start the ball rolling by organizing. Same old trusties elected. The Inspector calls on us. I wonder-did we pass muster? Chapel called. Mr. Findley insists on those inevitable announcements. Glee Club girls decide to do things. They organize. Seniors have a party. Hay rack rides are splendid frolics. lllembers of the faculty develop bad cases. juniors have a class meetingg everything satisfactory. OCTOBER Mr. Epperson comes back to us. The Girls' Booster Club gives the football fel- lows a lift by a little begging. Pep meeting brings up the close of the day. What d'you know about Albia winning her first game from Knoxville? Lo, it is a certainty! ! The girls can play interscholastic basketball. Sophs have a meeting to go thru the formalities of an election. First meeting of Glee Club. 423 years ago Columbus discovered America. Good for Columbus. Football game with Chariton. Well! well! well! We beat them all to Well! well! well! Bill Booth seen with a can of pears. Where did he get 'em? "Weeping and wailing and gnashing of teethf! The cards are out. We passed. We should worry. Alta Woodcock finds out that if you tip back too far on your chair,-why, gravity will have its own way. School starts at eight this morning. Ho hum, l'm sleepy. Centerville game is the cause of these unearthly hours. Senior girls try ancient method of ostracism. Ki Yi's have a party. Uninvited callers. Miss Williams discovers a pony. We must learn to avoid the luxury that becomes a- necessity. Oh! That Corydon game! Too bad, Albia. NOVEMBER Faculty go to Des Moines to attend school. Good enough for 'em. If the average Sophomore knew as much as he thinks he knows there would be a smaller market for encyclopedias. Girls begin their gym work. Miss Stewart says making business of exercise is just about as joyful as making love by mathematics. Moulton and Albia play football. Good game. Albia wins. First of girls' inter-class series. Seniors and Juniors the lucky ones. Annual Staff elected. Miss Lamey dolls up. Mr. Witters drops in. Was it an accident? Another of those class games. Seniors and Juniors win again. Good work. Rain! Rain! Rain! Oskie wet blankets us on a foreign Held. What's the matter, Albia? Frightfully cold. Breathe lightly, people, for this is the last one of the girls' basketball series. Seniors defeated. How the time did fly! Pep meeting. Lorrin F outs shows marked ability as fullback. Thanksgiving vacation. lt's just too good to be true. Centerville and Albia play the last game of the season. What d'you think, it rained. Chapel. "A's" are given away in payment for which each fellow gave us a spiel. Some of the speecks rivaled those of Aristotle. Declamatory Contest and debates announced. DECEMBER Oh you Junior class play! We'll have to give it to them, it sure was good. Boys play the first game of their basketball series tonight. Music girls take their exams. Girls basketball captain is elected. Congratulation Olive. Declamatory contest is a go. They had a meeting tonight. Marcia in history: "New York was, is and always will be the largest city in the Union." Mabel P. just you wait till Albia gets started. The girls B. B. team played Avery tonight. Too bad but we made awful good losers. Did you notice that crack in the walk-well thats where Miss Graham fell. Some of the Seniors try their skates. Strange man seen talking to Miss Stewart. Who is he? Prof. Findley trys to give different tones to the tuning fork, he hits it on the table, "Now note the metallic sound." Then he hits it on his hand, "Now note the clearness when struck on something soft," Why J. Scott we didn't think it of you. Yes, sir, today is Mr. Steven's wedding day. Wouldn't we like to see her, tho? The German classes give us a programme. Merry Xmas we're off for a good time. JANUARY Mr. Findley: What is Perpetual Motion? Helen Qin a whisper! Wm. Booth writing notes to Mildred in history. Jack Holsclaw comes to class with a raised umbrella. It was so cold. Junior in chemistry lab.: "Boys, what became of my measuring tube? Grad- ated I guess you call it."-Senior: 'KI 'spose its graduated and left." Chapel. My how we adore them. Exams. Oh that midnight oil!!! Some of the girls give an Opera party. Contest preliminary. Declamatory contest. Why people, you did fine. But the lot fell on Alberta. Senior girls give a spread. Normal training exams!!! Cards. I wonder if the war has anything to do with the high grades we all get. Juniors have a party. My! we hope they have a good time. Great doings, a debate and two basketball games. The boys rehearse before chapel. Yes, they're going to give another play. They're practicing like mad now. ' Mr. Wilsey gives good advice. Pocket some. The boys find out what it is to play hookey. The result was a party in Findley's ofiice. Entertainment furnished free. Harry Gray gets practice throwing baskets. Ottumwa and Albia girls meet in basketball. We lose. FEBRUARY Girls' Glee Club make its appearance in the Japanese Operetta. Meeting of the staff. Booster girls entertain Corydon after the basketball game. Soph. girls have a Leap Year party. Haven't those youngsters got their nerve? The Juniors and Seniors profit by the example and decide to go bobbing too! We have chapel-Why do we sing those patriotic songs? It must be Lincoln's birthday. There are some things in life to be thankful for. ' Both basketball teams go to Fairfield. They had a lot of fun even if they didn't bring home victory. Seniors have a class party at Douglass-'. Yes, and Murl, we'll come again if you ask us. Juniors practice. Ham: 'fMiss Williams mayn't Ruth and I practice again?" Miss Lamey: "Why doesn't this class look up the articles I tell them to in the Oliicial register ?"-Wm Booth: "Cause the hobos have them all out copying the constitution." Miss Lamey has a date. Miss Lamey has another date. 22 Blanche L. Owens faints in agriculture class, Bill Pabst rubs her hands eHusively. Whether he quit when she came to or not no one knows. 24 "Charley's Aunt" pulled off in grand style. Applause from the balcony. 25 The basketball girls go to Ottumwa to play. 'Twasn't so bad. Albia's awful good, but Ottumwa's better. MARCH 2 Centerville and Albia play a game of basketball, and what do you know, Albia wins. 6 Miss Williams: "Dates all repeat themselves in 28 years." Diedrich: "Well, some of us have some pleasant evenings to look forward to in our old age don't we ?" 7 Herbert has his class ring cut down. I wonder why. 8 Mr. Findley in physics: "I see several students who are not here today." 9 Pep meeting, in preparation for Grinnell Tournament. 10 They go, at last they go. 11 Ah, me, they return by rail. 142 This morning Edna Taunton was heard to say: "My, Oh! It took Carl and me I, an hour to walk out to our house last night from the show." 15 Albia and Chariton have a game and true to their word, the girls win. 17 Test in Grammar. Let us pray for each others imagination. 20 And if the girls didn't win the game with Corydon!! 22Tarkio Glee Club here tonight-quite an ad for the college. 25 Two Juniors overheard in the hall. He: "May I have one word with you ?" -She: "Just one."-He: "Date," 26 Last day of grace. Civics examinations in the morning. ' 27 Herbert: "J, what makes your nose so red ?"-J: "I suppose its glowing with pride because it keeps out of other people's business." 29 Chapel-and we're oil for a good time. Vacation!! V APRIL 13 Doctor Throckmorton lectures on "F1ies." "So we'll have to keep on swatting flies From morning until dark, 'Cause Noah didn't swat those two That roosted in the ark." I 16 A track meet at the park. Oh! how those fellows worked! Faculty, 445 Seniors and Sophomores, 263 Juniors and Freshmen, 23. 22 Chapel. Rev. Goff gave us a talk,-one worth remembering, believe me. P. M. Chapel again. We're going to have a May Party. Wonder who'1l be queen. Class play cast selected. There sure are some nervous people around here. Leona Williams chosen May Queen. Track. team at the Tri-State lVIeet at Fairfield. MAY Orton Bros. Circus. Oh! for a holiday! The parade was good. Did you see Hero, the biggest beast in the world? Hunter has a date. Hunter has a date. Alberta Giltner goes to the Declamatory Contest at Tarkio. Miss Stewart goes along. May festival at the City Park. Track Meet at Oskaloosa. Also the Double Quartet. Murl Douglass gets a date for the junior-Senior Banquet. Theo Morris gets a date for the junior-Senior Banquet. Some of the girls are nervous. Blanche L. Owen gets a date. "What color is your dress ?,' Richey does a big business. junior and Senior boys buy white neck-ties and get their suits pressed. jim lVIacros shines shoes. Junior-Senior Banquet. The morning after the night before. Senior exams. More of them. Normal training students take exams at the Court House. Budding teachers take exams at the Court House. Embryonic pedagogs take exams at the Court House. Baccalaureate service. Rev. White preaches. Monday. - Senior Class Play. "The American Citizen." We get our paper sheep-skins. We get our report cards. We get out. SPELLS IT EVERY TIME Monday-F-elt too tired to study. Tuesday-L-ost my lesson on the way. Wednesday-U-sed all my paper. Thursday-N-0 I really couldn't say. Friday--K-new it once but have forgotten. RECIPE FOR FLUNKS Take one pound of bluff, stir in excuses, add a party Moonlight Strolls. Serve hot at the end of the Semester. or two, an CLASS STONES Freshmen-Emerald. Sophomore-Soapstone. Junior-Grindstone. Senior--Tombstone. NEEDS NO EXPLANATION A Freshie. A ditto. A small rubber band. A voice. UTO the Office." Result: Two Freshies canned. SELECTED CTHERE'S A MORAL! Chew! Chew! Chew! On thy gum, behind your book And I would that a Mirror could show you The way your faces look. Oh well for the lovers of gum, That they're blessed with tireless jaws 3 Oh well for the looks of our school, That we have some restrictive laws. So a ceaseless trade goes on And our orders they continue to fill, But oh for a glimpse of a face in repose Or the sight of a jaw that is still. Chew! Chew! Chew! Till your muscles are tired and sore But the tender grace of a rosebud mouth Will be yours, oh nevermore. d flavor well with LAUGH S Poem: Chapel bells, Chapel bells, Calling us down wardg Oh what a rush they made Foolish Three Hundred. Forward the Seniors led Take the front seat they said Into the Chapel room Rushed that Three Hundred. Forward did Findley stride Silence! The Tyrant cried Chapel no more shall be With noise continually Their's not to set and sigh Through the announcements d Sat that Three Hundred. YY When the last songs were sung And the last gongs were rung, Out from that Chapel room Surged that Three Hundred. Some to their classrooms went Some on their studies bent With contemplation Urged on by Hunkers unnumbered After their cards they went Leary Three Hundred. MOTTO All things come to those who wait But here's a rule that's slicker The man who goes for what he wants Will get it all the quicker. Miss Wiliams: "That reporter keeps looking at my nose." D: "Well, he's supposed to keep an eye on everything that turns up." Question in Physics: How much inertia would Mexico have if they ha lution every month? Miss Lamey, Cexasperatedj : "Harry, why don't you speak louder ?" Harry Green: "A soft answer turneth away wrath. il ve one Revo- Com. Geog.: Are you Hungary? Yes Siam. Then let me Fiji. g Screech Editor: CTO freshmanj "I see you smiling at our jokes." Freshie: "Yes, I always smile when I meet my old friends." Mr. Findley: "Did the sealing wax have more or less electricity after charging the electroscope ?" Osa: "It did not." CHINESE DEFINITION FOR TEACHER Teachie-Teachie- All day teachie Night look over papers Nervie--creepie No one kissee No one huggie Poor old madie No one lovie. Miss Schneider: Cin Economicsj "What is consumption ?" J. Brown: "A bad cold." Mary C.: QThe first day of Schoolj. Say can you please tell me whether I'm up stairs or down stairs. Miss Lamey: f'Edith explain the steps in obtaining a patent." Dutch: "First you have to invent something-" Miss Williams: What case would 'Caesari' be in ?" Blanche: "Egg case.', LEAVES FROM PERTY'S DATE BOOK APRIL 16 Date with Jane. 18 Date in P. M. jane in good humor. . 19 She's not at school. Wonder if she's sick? 21 Date. 22 Worked today. Wish I could have a date. 23 Sun. Took pictures. 24 Saw her at the show. Sorry that she cut her finger. 25 Date tonight. Can't say that I enjoyed myself. 26 Oh goody! She's leading lady in the class play. I can recollect when :- We were in the old building. We sat four in a seat. We got lost in crooks and nooks. School let out at 2:45 P. M. Prof. Parker chewed gum in class. Mr. Willett fell off the rostrum. VV: had our Freshman reception. Jack Massey made an inaugural address after his election as football captain We had a real tennis club. Q The 1914 girls painted the smoke stack. HOW WOULD THEY LOOK? Bill Pabst with a stiff collar? Murl Douglass with a date? Mr. Kies in a track suit? , Mary Wilkin when she isn't laughing? Roy Patterson with an HA." Ruth Beardsley without her lesson? A spot where Jay Brown's name is missing? Marcia Smith on time? Harry Gray working? Lorrin Fouts at prayer meeting? Bill Booth in long trousers? Herbert: "Does every pronoun have a case ?" Miss Elmer: "Yes, certainly." Herbert: "Do 'you' and 'I'?" Mr. Stevens on his honey-moon trip stopped at a hotel and ordered rooms Mr. Stevens: "I want rooms for my wife and myself." Clerk: "Suite ?" Mr. S.: "Sure, she's sweet." AURORA BOREALIS CLUB Club Flower-Night Blooming Cereus MEMBERS JAMES WILSON, Headlight JAY BROWN, Taillight GRACE FLEMING, Arc light MARCIA SMITH MARGARET MOWRER HUBERT CRAIG WILBUR WHITE JESSE WEIR LILLIAN GILLARD Satellites "How dear to my heart is the thing they call Latin When fond recitations present it to view. The clauses, the phrases, all dressed in their satin, And every loved ending that makes us feel blueg The high-sounding doo-dads and outlandish diet, The slave with a spear and the Roman who fell, The verbal genendive, the noun crouching nigh it, Are hidden in Latin which I love so well. That time-honored Latin, That iron-bound Latin, That moss-covered Latin, Which hangs on so well. -Ex " Glfltat ilteminhz Bile" MAEEL PI-IAR1s ,..A... ....... R eminds BEATRICE REDDISH ...,. ....... R eminds MYRTLE SMITH ..,.. ....... R eminds PERCY SMITH ...... ....... R Cminds MARCIA SMITH ..... ------- R Cminds MARY SHARP ...... ------- R eminds BLANCHE SPEARS .,...., ------- R Cminds LEONA WILLIAMS ..... ....... R eminds MILDRED WHITE ....,,. .....,. R eminds GEORGE WOOD ....... ....... R eminds MILDRED Wooo ..... ..,,... R eminds MARIAN SHOEMAKER ..... ....... R eminds ISABELLE GRAHAM .... .. ....... Reminds EDYTH AIJEY ....., ....... R eminds WILLIAM BOOTH ....... ....... R eminds j. BROWN ...... ....... R eminds OPAL CARTER ...... .,..... R eminds CLAY CI-IIDISTER ....... ....... R eminds OSA CoULsoN ...... ....... R eminds HELEN CRAMER ..... BLAINE MILLER ..... RAY DARBY ..... FAYE DIETRICH ..... .......Reminds .......Reminds .......Reminds .......Reminds MURL DOUGLASS ....... ....... R eminds 5 l l l S l Herself of a famous artist, us of a cartoonist for "judge". Herself of a shark, us of a grind. Herself of lessons to be prepared, us of a good-hearted aid to flunkers. Himself of Booker T. Washington, us of Geo. H. Woodson. Herself of a naughty truant, us of a human Declaration of Independence. Herself of a suppressed genius, us of Mrs. Pankhurst. Herself of the Class of 1914, us of a mighty sweet girl. Herself of the underclassmen, us-f'Your cheeks are pink, your eyes are blue, Sugar is sweet and-" Herself of herself, us of a good student. Himself of a great debater, us of "Daddylonglegsl'. Herself of a Domestic Science teacher, us-we withhold our judgment-ask Ray. Herself of a famous elocutionist, us of her hearty "Ha, Ha". Herself of a writer of renown, us of an A student. Herself of a stenographer, us of an advertisement for anti-fat. Himself of a man who is leading a wild life, us of f'Some" Comedian. ' Himself of Socrates, us of sunrise, rosy dawn, etc. Herself of a good cook, us of one wedded to her art. Himself of a minister, us of a very naughty "flirt". Herself of a farmer's wife, us of one who never wastes her time. Herself of a social butterfly, us of her bewitching dimples. Himself of a ladies' man, us of a geneleman of leisure. Himself of M. L. W., us of one of those fellows with surplus pep. Herself of what a nice place the World is anyway, us of how much better the world is for having her in it. Himself of an eloquent man, us of one who says little and thinks much. CLAUDE EWERS ...... VIVA FREED ..... MAEEL EvANs ........ HAZEL FULLER . .... . VERN GIBSON ...... SUSIE GRIFFIN ........ WM. GRAY ..... HUGI-I GRAY ........ EDITI-I GRA NT ........ ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds CARL HICKENLOOPER ................ Reminds LOIS HoBsoN ...... SADIE LEWIS ............ HERBERT MERRICK ....... WILL MoRRIsEv ....... THEO MORRIS .... BILL PABST ....... Miss Elmer: "Bill, ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds ..........Reminds 5 l l l 5 l l l 5 l Himself of a prosperous merchant, us of one who minds his own business. Herself of a German teacher, us of a typical Swede. Herself of others, us of one with a guaranteed disposition. Herself of a missionary, us of a great sweet silence. Himself of a football coach, us of styles in hair combing. Herself of her looking glass, us of a Victor Talking Machine. Himself of a good philosopher, us of a prosperous farmer. Himself of a man of affairs, us of a pretty good bluffer. Herself of a heart smasher, us of one who takes life as a joke. Himself of a speed demon, us of a "Fully Equipped Chauffeur", eve Herself of a school ma'am, us of her golden tresses. Himself of-duty, us of duty well done. Himself of a man of dignified mien an us of the boy with the "glad grin". Himself of a speedy "Forward", us of his true worth. Himself of an Iowa farm, us of a true son of Ichabod. Himself of a poet laureate, us of "Mamma's Angel Child". - T..l At three o'clock Miss Schneider fair, Saw nothing there amiss, Both Mildred and Ray in distant chairs Sat far apart like this. At four o'clock Miss Schneider left, And then,-Ye gods! what bliss! Those dear ones sat till half past five, Aboutascloseasthis. parse 'Nothing' in the sixteenth sentence." Bill: "I can't parse nothing." n to the girl. d haughty com- lposure, ROMEO AND JULIET Scene-Around most any locker. Time-Most any day in the school year. Juliet --------------............................................ A High School Girl ROIIICO .....-.................................................... A High School Boy Romeo fleaning on locker doorj-Fair Juliet, the master clock hath struck the hour of one and soon a faculty will appear. Meet me here when the clock strikes three. Juliet-I cannot, my Romeo, for my wicked teacher wilt detain me and watch me until a late hour. Romeo-Oh, wherefore Wert teachers made? Canst I not then Walk home with thee? Juliet-Thou canst not. Romeo-Ah. The teacher comes. I must away. But tell me, fair one, canst I meet thee when the village clock strikes the hour of seven? This day my father gave me four jitneys and I desire to spend them all on thee. Wilt thou accompany me to the movie show? Juliet-I will, kind Romeo. Thou shalt meet me. Hark the bell which summons me to classes. Farewell. Romeo-Farewell. Parting is such sweet sorrow I could say farewell until it be morrow. Enter teacher. Exit Romeo and Juliet. William Booth-Well, I've had eight months' vacation, I guess I'll study a bit. AT PLAY PRACTICE Miss Williams--On that word "auntie" go over to Cruger. George-Oh auntie comes over here. Miss W.-Yes, auntie over. Mildred-Do I have to say "kiss me" to George? SERVED 'EM RIGHT Ham: A bunch of us guys got in a scrap with a cop out on N. Main street last Sunday night. A girl: You did? What were you doing? Ham Qin an injured tonej: Weren't doing nothing but singing. A Sophomore ftranslating Caesarj: The River could be crossed in several places by a Ford. CUPID CLUB Founded-Garden of Eden, B. C. Motto-"United we stand, divided we go to Reno." Color-Green Flower-Forget-Me-Not EUGENE CAMPBELL JUNE MORROW GEORGE S. WITTERS FLOYD M. HUNTER RAY DARBY CLAY CI-IIDESTER VERNIE GIBSON JAMES WILSON CARL HARTSUCK LAWRENCE FALVEY ELMER WILLIAMS FRANCIS REYNOLDS TED GRAVELY GERALD SMILEY BLANCI-IE OWEN In Urbe In Facultate Seniors Juniors Sophomores Freshmen Pledges Chaperonex ELIZA CARR GRACE SHAW MILDRED LAMEY LILLIAN GILLARD MILDRED WOOD SUSIE GRIFFIN EDITH ADEY LOIS GRIFFIN EDNA TAUNTON HELEN GUTCH HELEN MCGUIRE ADRIENNE ALFORD ALBERTHA ROBINSON HAMILTON MARRY CHARLOTTE ANDERSON MR. AND MRS. H. D. KIES MR. AND MRS. C. C. STEVENS. MR. AND MRS. FRED SYLVESTER N Paulme Chenoweth in Agriculture--"I'd like a Percheron because it is stylish." KEWPIE KLUB Club Badge-Baby Ribbon FLOYD BOWMAN THEO MORRIS JESSIE LAMB FLORENCE FRANKLIN FRED WRATTEN DARLENE REPP MEMBERS TED GRAVELY F. M. HUNTER DORIS TUCKER FRANCIS REYNOLDS EDITI-I GRANT w 5 Sunsets Qlinngratulatiuns Qlllass of 1916 We are glad with you for the successful culmination you have made of your High School career. In this season with its abundant object les- sons of needs for Hpreparednessn it is especial- ly gratifying to us to see the splendid company of prepared young people going out from good old Albia High. Whether you are privileged to go on to still better and greater degree of preparedness edu- cationally, or go direct into life's battles just as you are, We are confident thatyou have re- ceived preparations that Will fit you for useful and happy careers. Coincident with talks on Upreparednessi' it is fitting to say to the young lady members of the class that to be "best possibly" prepared for the little conquests that may deter- mine future careers, they will do well to look through the splendid lines of Ready-to-Wear of all kinds, lVIillinery, Dry Goods and all accessories, with which we are prepared at all times. To the fellows we say simply that when conquests referred to are accomplished facts, we can be of genuine service to you in our big rug and drapery section. ramer 8: Ilaullingsbeah NANNIE MABRY, President ROY T. ALFORD C h HERMAN SNOW, Vice Pres d THOMAS HICKENLOOPER A C h I799 , FIRST NATIONAL BANK and FARMERS AND IVIINERS SAVINGS BANK Albia, Iowa The Oldest Bank in the Country Good Service The .Qyalily Store IVIOON 65' COIVIPANY Retailers of DRY GOODS Silks, Dress Goods, Underwear, Gloves, Hosiery Ribbons, Handlgercliiefs "A SMILE OF SATISFACTION WITH EVERY PURCHASE" WEST SIDE PHONE 49 H W ec Moor For Quality Ferndel! and Blue Ribbon Groceries Oeeidenr and Zephyr Flour Phones 227 and 251 East Side U If journalistic English were correlated ANOTHER AWFUL ACCIDENT Y' V , v P vuth goemetry sn hat would we have. Angle IS Cut Into by Bisector ' .AVVFUL CATASTROPHE Perpendicular Falls Headlong on a Point. VVAR NEWS Line at C Said to be Completely Bisected. , LINES SH1FT Olhcers of Lme Nlake Statement. Angle Is Cut in Two by Bisector ' Each Other STARTLING DISCQVERY Two Lines Intersect Fourth Proportional Found - K . . . . F I h rl hree Lines .Given and Their oult BAD EPIDERHC SWEEPS SCHOOL Proportional Found by Little Knoyyrn Explorer Acute Angled Triangles Spread Over Euclid the Brave Discoverer BI-3Ckb0a1'd FRIGHTFUL ACCIDENT DAYLIGHT HQLDUP Bisector Falls on Leg of Triangle Center Angle Intercepts Arc Miss C. Nourein Wells When it C5522 the Real Rich Designs in l9l 6 Styles We are We have them here-the latest, the best, the most strik- ing and pleasing of all styles. Johnson M illinery in a Class by Ourselves Can we Serve You? We serve Your Neighbor SE.XTON'S East Side Phone 228 ALBIA IOWA Miss G. fin Business Englishj : There is too much repetition of an expression in this letter. Ruth B.: I know, I said I feel, in too many places. IVIr. Kies fin Psychologyj: "Now just because a horse is a quadrilateral"-an he wondered why they all laughed. Alfred fin Physicsj "Don't sliding trombones have a little cap in the end to open and thus Change the tone ?" IX'Ir. Findley: "No that's to let the water out." Bright One: "I clidn't know they were run by water power., IN'Iiss Lamey: William, you ought to have your voice cultivated. VVm. Booth: What do you mean cultivated, ploughed or harrowed? lN'Iiss Lamey: No, dear knows itls rough enough as it isl ,l The Staff photographer has been trying to get some pictures of Students at work and play-no one working. hese Young People Rece1ved The1r Trammg for a Successful Bus1ness Career 1n the IOWA SLCCESS SCHOOL Raymond SISSOII Assrstant Cashler Sharpsburg Bank Ona M Frltz leople s Savlngs Bank Blakesburg Iowa F1rn L W11l1ams Ottumwa Natlonal Bank Ottumwa Mlldred St john Lorlmor Bank Lor1mor Iowa Arthur Bartlett Court Reporter Ottumua Iowa Rudolph F Iohnson C1v1lServ1ce Net Lake lVI1nn ack Bradley C1V1lSCI'V1LC Spokane Wash Fred D Wllson C1VllSCI'V1L,C Duluth lNl1nn THE IOWA SLCCESS SCHOOL, Ottumwa, Iowa open today and you have an opportumty to commence your preparatlon for a successful career as a hlgh class Stenogra pher to become a thorough Bookkeeper to pass the Umted States C1Vll Servlce Efcamrnatxon or to secure a posmon as Court Reporter These four fields Stenography Accountlng C1v1l Ser VICC Court and General Reportlng offer not only the best salarles but the best opportun1t1es for great advancement to the young man or woman today The preparatlon IS not hard The necessary tra1n1ng IS mterestrng WHY NOT DECIDE TO ENTER THE IOWA SUC CESS SCHOOL THIS TERM? WHY NOT COME TO THIS DECISIONT TO DAY? Iowa Success School Ottumwa, Iowa IUDCE M A ROBERTS Presrdent W W Toolr Secretarv FRAIXR T ROBERTS V1ce Pres1dent VIOLA E TOOIE Treasurer ATTX N EVS TOIN W ROBFRTS Lecturer Day and N1ght School Open All Year A Fully Accredlted Commerc1al School C .c C T f y , 1 1 . , ' J 7 - 1 - 3 , , 1. - y 1 , 1. . Y - y 1 , , . 7 , , I, L. 5. , , K y . J' v 1 v - - 1 1 1 ' , . ,IS l L K C I I ' C' u I . , , un . . . . . . 1 - v x . . . - 1 v 9 ' -' Cl y C K C C V I . ll K u L 4 , 1 i - ,g. ' . s . .A.. x, . . 11, I v Ty 1 W .X . 1 A, - A , 4, C if , Y 1 . . J r, 1 1 I 1 l N. .1 , The Latest in Footwear l I w,- , This season finds us better Y 3 I 'Q W , 2 ,,,. MF- prepared than ever to supply jg fr3,r.J'T your needs in stylish, comfort- X , L X Q E. W. EWERS, Prop. able footwear. Best Shoe Store b FF' , I sl? X "iz es is l N L ax' - A South Side Square Moore's Oflicial High School Cap and Gown Orzlgzhafea' by i E. R. Moore Company MAKERS OF Collegiate Caps, Gowns and Hoods, Judicial, Clerical, Baptismal and Choir Gofwns. We make a specialty of renting Caps and Gofwns to graduating classes in both High Schools and Colleges. Dzsfribufors io ffze Albza .Hzglz Scfzool 932-38 Dakin St. Chicago What is c'Good Will"? , 7 nv o g 5552 a , f ' V ! V You've often heard that the ' . 1 Ugood willw of a certain business I rf" 'sA-' was worth a lot of money. l a But did you ever stop to think E what Hgood willw means? 5 Let's use our store as an exam- ,5 ple. We have customers, many QQ of them, who wouldn't think of Z buying anywhere else. They j .come back to us, season after sea- ? son, because they get what they , want at the prices they want to PHY- g And it's this continuous patron- age that is one of our biggest as- sets. That's why we carry mer- chandise of high quality and do our best to please everybody who comes in. Maybe you're already on our 'lgood will" list. Come in any- how and see our new lines for Spring. The Golden Eagle Albia, Iowa I arkin Qlnllvgn Graduates of Albia High School will be interested in Tarkio Collegeis Commercial, Musical and Collegiate Departments. Tarkio admits both sexes and has dormitories for each. The Commercial Department offers prac- tical courses in Bookkeeping, Commercial Arithmetic, Commercial Law, Commercial Geography, History of Commerce, Business English, Shorthand and Typewriting. It seeks high school graduates as students. The hlusical Department offers courses of at least four years each in Pipe Organ, Piano, Singing and Violin. History and Theory of Music is required in each course. The Con- servatory has its own building and rents pianos to students. It offers a course in Public School Music for teachers. The College offers four-year Classical, Sci- entific and Literary Courses. Special instruc- tion is offered in English Bible, Public Speak- ing, Physical Education and Education. The state of Missouri grants College Graduate Certificates to teach to those who complete satisfactorily its Work in Education as a part of the college course. Athletics is supervised and directed by a specialist. Literature explaining all courses may be ob- tained from PRESIDENT J. A. THOMPSON, TARKIO, Mo. When you want Qllummmcement iinhitatiuns Delft Send Out of T own for T hem Come io Me Zllhia Bepuhliran - M. R. LOUGHLIN Drugy, Perfumes, Pezims, Wa!! Paper S. W. Cor. Square ALBIA -:- IOWA bounty Eranh Qilntbes 1 Good Goods Nothing Els To the Seniors of H1916 " We Wish to extend to each of you personally our congratulations on your commencement, and our good Wishes for your future, Which We hope will always be as bright and full of happi- ness as your school days in "Old Albia High" have been. Your home city feels proud of you, and sincerely trusts that in the days to come, this feeling will be still further increased by the full measured success of your future. Rerpecgfully, Sfmslfurgerlv TEN GOOD THINGS NM TH COLLEGE EQVIPMENT. Monmouth College has a beautiful campus with a group of nine buildings, five of which have been built within the past nine years. These will enable you to do your work under the most favorable conditions. STRONG AND VARIED COURSES. Monmouth's Group System will enable you to select from nine different courses, in any one of which you will get a thor- ough college training. Your degree from Monmouth will be honored everywhere. THE FACULTY. One of the reasons for Monmouth's high standing is her well trained and efficient faculty of 26 men and women, besides a number of capable assistants in the various departments. THE COLLEGE ATMOSPHERE. Monmouth is a College and puts the emphasis on strictly college work. Her students are college students of an exceptionally high grade. You will find a decided advantage in this feature. THE LITERARY SOCIETIES. There are four of these in Monmouth, two each for young men and young women. Each has its own hall splendidly furnished. These have given Monmouth high rank in literary work. She has won seven out of eight Inter-Collegiate debates in the past three years, taking 20 out of 24 judges. SOCIAL LIFE. You will be associated with picked young men and women from New York and Pennsylvania on the east to California and Oregon. You will form life-long friendships of a choice variety, an exceedingly valuable asset for life. MUSICAL ADVANTAGES. Monmouth College Conservatory ranks with the best. You will have the opportunity of taking music along with your college work and hearing the best of concerts and recitals. ATHLETICS. Monmouth has practically every form of College Athletics, and takes high rank in them, holding a number of championships. ALUMNI. Sixty years of Monmouth's history have produced a body of almost 1700 alumni, a splendid company of well trained men and women who are render- ing noble service in the world. LOCATION. Get your map and look it up. See how near it is to the population center of the United States. You find it on the main lines of the great Burlington Route, North, South, East and West, also the Santa Fe, the M. 6: St. L. and the Rock Island Southern Electric. A beautiful little city of 10,000 population. Send for Catalogues to, PRESIDENT T. H. MCMICHAEL, Monmouth, Ill. The Home of Hart Sehaffner 81 Marx Clothes THE BELL CLOTHIERS W. T. RICHEY HOMER RICHEY Birbep jflural Qllumpanp GRADUATING FLoWERs Superior Quality Reasonable Prices 512 N. 3rd St. Phone 194 ALBIA, 1oWA Howard Cessna Cquoting from ShakespeareD-Ulladame, do you think that you have fools to deal with ?" llliss Stewart-"I am sometimes almost convinced of the fact." Viva Freed in German-"Er kam selten-" then turning to llliss VVachs explained, "that means 'seldom'.,' N 'i ye Af , ' ' gg 1 f 1. 'ihtzev i 'f2f4 Q -W i 5 4 ,Q ii W i fi 1 will N14 DUNCAN 8c DUNCAN HARDWARE AND STOVES The Largest Stock and Lowest Prices ALBIA, IA. So.-east Cor. U GED. D. MILLER Drugs and Kodaks West Side Square PORTER BROS. Magazines of any Kind :: Fine Candies Agenls for Saturday Evening Post Ladies Home journal Country Gentleman LEC IC SCORE BOARD AND TIME TABLE me C. G. SPARKS YOUR JEWELER E A V Class Pins Glasses Filled . QS 4 NORTH SIDE SQUARE ALBIA. lowA ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++.+++++++++++ 4+ an mm. a'mu .anna .. gg '44 'A 'X ++ vfvxn azevxo 'lego 01444 oxoolo ++ ++ slain ++ ++ ++ ++ 9 'Q an ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ 01444 ++ ++ 5 4 'ii' 'res' ++ ++ ++ oxoolw -rxs 'Q +4.++++..4+r+4n++++++++4vf..++++E4++ This Page is Affection- alely Dedicated to the Whole School for Fear that Some Poor Nut Would Feel Sore Be- cause he was lejq out. +1 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++i+ sg- :io vin QQ -x-Lx' 2.5. of '?2z'j 3.5333 ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ ++ Q4 axe 53513 -iw- ++ ++ ++ Z-xf -x-33 ++ +4- -z--xy ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ ++ PENN CGLLEGE Cskaloosa, Iowa The nearest Standard College to Albia High School Graduates and as Good as the most distant Write to DAVID M. EDWARDS, President Peoples National Bank Peoples Savings Bank Albia, Iowa "The Bank of Personal Service" We pay interest on We handle your time deposits business right Call and see us and be convinced LAFE S. COLLINS, President E E. ELDER, Vice President J. A. CANNING, Cashier CENTRAL COLLEGE PELLA, IOWA The college next year Will be under the management of the Reformed Church. This assures it a bright and permanent future. It will continue to hold its place on the list of colleges ac- credited by the State Board of Examiners. Its graduates re-- ceive a State certificate Without examination, which is good for tive years and renewable for the second term of tive years. It will offer the regular four years, course in Liberal Arts, and Will also continue to give Work in music, both piano and voice, in business subjects, domestic science, and the four years of Academy. Tuition in the college department Will be 1320.00 per semes- ter or 5540.00 per yearg in the Academy 515.00 per semester or 17930.00 per year. No other school of equal rank in this section of the country has so low a tuition. If you are going to college here is your opportunity. Write for catalog or particulars. J. W. BAILEY, PRESIDENT ETER IO ' Belleery eme' lee Creelm Pezrlor A GOOD PLACE TO COME IN VVARM VVEATHER VVHERE YOU MAY BE SERVED WITH THE BEST IN THE ICE CREAM AND SODA FOUNTAIN LINE BY EXPERT DISPENSERS. FRESH BAKERY GOODS EVERY DAY. ALSO A FULL LINE OF CONFEC- TIONERY AND FANCY PACKAGE CANDIES. S. E. Cor. Square Albia, Iowa M. C. FALVEY J. D. FALVEY FALVEY BRGTI-IERS Independent Lumber Yard QUALITY FIRST Lumber, Lalli and All Kinds of Building Shingles PHONE NO- 1 Material ALBIA , IO WA For the Best Goods at the Lowest Prices look up the National Clothing Co. SUITS MADE TO YOUR MEASURE -315.00 317.50 320.00 fjjflgjfgiljgfgfhoes The National Clothing Co. ALBIA, IA. S I 5 .00 1-The Revolution Wayt- Have your clothes made to orcler, they fit better, wear better ancl are cheaper than ready-made. Let Oswald tell you about it. We clo the best cleaning ancl pressing. Phone 345 The Tailor Near Opera l-louse Mark W. Duncan Solzoo! Books ooo' Supplzos A Full Line of Spaldingls Athletic Wall Paper Goods a Specialty 'Aloz'a, Iowa REMEMBER Hertel's Department Store THE GIFT STORE A Complete Line of Fancy China AT POPULAR PRICES Mil? CHET ARMSTRONG " Your Druggist ' ' T,HE NYA L STORE Headquarters for Pennants, Baseball Goods, Koclaks and Supplies N. E. Cor. Square ALBIA, IOWA Stylzlvh Sooes L. B. Siufdly S6065 East Side SPN! SAM Sporting Goody Comfy Sfzoes Croquet, Hammocks for the young folks D Tennis Racquets at G H All the New Copyrights 81 CO.'S Store and Popular Books East Side Square Cd!! and See Us IT'S TCO MUCH l. If she wants him to stop crying why don't she Patterson? 2. If she happened to have a flower garden would they Bloom Green? 3. VVhen the trees are green is the J. Brown? 4. If Ham went to Ottumwa would Beaulah Long for him. 5. If all the Seniors were French would Edith be "Dutch ?" 6. You can tease some people but you can't Guy Mosier. 7. When she fiunked in exams was Lenore Jolley? Dir. Stevens: What animal lives on the least food? Lorrin: The moth, it eats holes. She: I sang and the critics called me a sweet voiced violin cello. He: I said I could sing and the critics called me a lyre. A Senior applying for a position: "Sir, I called to see if you have an opening for me Business lllanz Yes, right behind you. Close it please as you go out. Miss G. fin Com. Geogj "Where are the important Sea ports of Australia ?" Doris T.: "On the Coast l" W. H. KREGER BAKER Manufacturer of Pare lee Cream aaa Caaaiey ,gf arab RE O-WEAR for GRADUATION, PARTY AND EVENING GOWNS Coats, Sain, Mz'!!z'nery aaa all other iiemy of Ladies' Ready - Ya - Wear North Side of Square ALBIA, IOWA Jolley SCIENTIFIC DR Y CLEANER I5 N. Clinton St. Phone 214 ALBIA IOWA Garments and Furmslungs of All Kmds DR Y OR STEAM CLEANED WE HAVE EVERY FACILITY FOR DOING PERFECT WORK Biggest, Busiest and Best Klr. Stevens: "Philip what would you get if you added Sulphur to fermented sugar?l' Philip RI: l'VVhislcey Sulphate." NVANT ADS VVanted: To form a class ii social conversation instead of Civics the fourth period. --lvilliain Booth. VVanted: An invention to keep the Profs eyes off you when youlre writing notes. -llabel Pharis. lvantedz A few playthings to amuse me in l'listory.-lrlarold Bone. VVanted: The ability of not getting fussed in Physics.-Osa Coulson. VVanted: Agents to take orders for my new invention.--l-lerbert lllerriclc. For particulars see Bliss Elmer. VVanted: A teacher who, when we do not have our lessons will smile and say, "That's all right, I'll give you an A."- VVanted: The privilege of talking at all hours.-Al. Brown Ham wants but little here below, Hut wants that little long. Bastian Bros. Co. DESIGNERS AND MANUFACTURERS Class Emblems, Rings, Fobs, Athletic Medals Wedding and Commencement Invitations and Announcements Dance Orders, Programs, Menus Visiting Cards, Etc. Samples and Estimates Furnished upon request 1074 Bastian Bldg. ROCHESTER, N. Y. E. C. SLOAN Insurance NW we Farm and Abstracts SWR C1ty Loans oldentod Flour Albin 132112 Mz'!!5 FORTUNE 8L DAVIDSON BARBER SHOP I' rst Class Worknzen Hgt and Cold Baths S ly S 3 U d First N ' nal Bank N. W. Corner D. C. ANDERSON DEALER IN Staple and Fancy Groceries Phone 84 Northwest Corner of Square N 1 WAREHAM ' ASS 1905 A SEAMAN-CLARK How. co. THE KEEN KUTTER STORE A ANDERSON SHSECEJD DEALERS IN DEPENDABLE H FOOTWEAR S. E. COR. SQ. ALBIA. IOWA G. T. SCOTT Fancy Groceries Fresh and Cured Meats y W men's Exchange every Wednesday and Satu cl y V76 HaVe it f01' Less PHONES 83, l45 and 207 ALEXANDER Sells Flour, Feed, Fuel, Buggies Harness, Wagons, Imple- ments and Stoves. I I6-I I8-120 East Wash. Ave. nB xxxxnDHn - xxxxxxnuxxliixxxxxxx HERE WAS A TIME NOT SO VERY LONG ago, when all printing looked alike to most of usp it was just printingg but that time is past and a new day has dawned. Most everyone today has a very highly developed sense of what is right and proper in all manner of printing. It is one thing to appreciate superior quality and another to produce it. To produce it requires men of skill, industry and zeal and a good equipment. We have a corps of efficient craftsmen who are schooled in what is right and how to get the best results. We have a master printer who will give your work his personal attention. Our equipment is ofthe best. There is a glowing sense of satisfaction in dealing with people in whom you have ab- solute faith. Dependaloilily xnnxjllruxxxx xxxxxx Q xnxx!!! 011132 lin Brass Qicunump Zlhhertising Qiompanp Iowa City Iowa A f EER: M . . xx' .gan- . K ', , -wir. 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C. MABRY 3 TOWNSEND an MILLER E LAWYER ES ATTORNEYS AT LAW 'X' ALBIA -..... IOWA E ALBIA ------ IOWA -1- :-1-1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1-1-M-1--1-1--1--1--1--1--1-1-1-1-1--1-1-1-1--1-1--1--1-1-1-1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--H DR. S. T. GRAY I JOHN F. ABEGGLEN I PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON LAWYER 'X"X0X+'X+'X-'X"X' 'X' -1-1- n- K" E :- E E :- -1- :- I" E a- 5 2 E -1- -1-1-1--1--1-1-1-1--1--1-1--1--1--1-1--1-1-1-1--1-1-1--1--1--1--1-1--1--1-3-1--1-1--1-1--1--1--1--1--1-1-1-1-x-1-1--1--1--1--1-1--1--1--1--x--1--1--1- -1- -1- DAVID STRIEFF -1- T. J. AVERY, M. D. + 'Ii 'jg LAWYER 1 PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON -1- 5 Office over Albia State Bank 2 Office South Side Square -1- -1- 4+101w1-11-401010101--1+++10w--101-1-1-1++e-a--1'x-1-40101--1-1--1--1--1--1--1-1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1-1--1--1--1-1--1--1--1- -1- C. W. SMALLWOOD gg T. E. GUTCH, M. D. 51'- -1- REAL ESTATE Z PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON .P 'X' -1- ALBIA ------ IOWA I Oaice Phone 39 2 -1- 'I"!"!-'I"I"!"X"!0I"X'++++++++++++++++++ ++++++++++?+++ 5 -1- FRED D. EVERETT + READ 3 33 THE INIONROE COUNTY NEWS 33 LAWYER Z 4- In a Week Other Papers Won't Seem I ALBIA ------ IOVVA jj Worth While 2 -1- -z-1-1-1-1-1--1-1-1-1-1-1-1--1-1-1-1-1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1-1-1--1-:i:1--1--1-1--1--1-1-1--1--1-x-1--1--1-4-1+-1--1--1-1--1--1--1-1-1-1-1-1-E -1- -111 J. R. PRICE gg FRED C. HUEBNER I -1- 4- LAWYER iii ATTORNEY AT LANV Office Townsend Block E ALBIA ------ IOWA -1- -1-1-1--1-1-1--1-1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1-1-1-1-1--1-1--1-1--1--1--1-1-1-12--1-1-1-1--1-1--1--1--1-1--14--1--1-1-1-1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1- I H. C. ESCHBACH, M. D. I CIRCLE ELECTRIC 4, If! ANYTHING ELECTRICAL ,,, PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON -1- + I Phone 371 I Office Ove' Golden Eagle Z HARRY FERKINS W. B. FERKINS E-1-1-1-1-1-1--1-1-1--1-1-1-1--1-1-1-1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1--1-1--1-1--1--1--1--1--1--1-1--1--1-1-1--1--1-1-1-1--1--1-1-1-1-1--1- -1- ,,, S. D. WAIT, D. C. 3 DR. HYATT DOCTOR OF CHIROPRACTIC -1- Phone 460 Z PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON 4, Over Anderson's Grocery fx: 3 ALBIA ------ IOWA 2 Over Hub 'F''l"!"I"!"l"!"I"I"I"I"I''I''I"l'+l"X"X"!"X"!"I"!''X"!"I"X"!"!"I"!"X"X"!"I'4'4"!"X"X'4"!"X'4"X-'!"!"!"X"P'!"I"!"!"P'P'I"I"P ilutnn Ernst 8: Savings Bank of Qlhia, Zia. Capital and Surplus 530,000.00 L. T. RICHMOND, President lNI. C. FALVEY, Vice-President GEORGE W. DASHIELL, Vice-President R. T. BIASON, Cashier O. U. CoNwELL, Asst. Cashier 32? Interest Paid on Time Deposits and Savings Accounts Eiutna Title 8e iinan Cin. Abstracts, Loans, Insurance R. T. DIASON, President CLYDE H. KISSICK, Vice-President GEORGE W. DAsH1EL1,, Secretary O. U. CONXVELL, Treasurer North Side Square ALBIA, IOVVA The Photographs for this Annual were made by Williams 1115132 williams btnhin V Oll nag v. s. m. on When you think of Serviceable and Stylish Clothes Remember THE HUB where you can buy Satisfaction, Style and Service in THE' SYSTEM cfofles 167' 'Many Gimfkmen And Ktrselhibaum Art C raft ' " C l oth es gfzlglgocfdoglizits 5 Ralston Health Shoes H ole Proof H oriery for Lzzdzifr and zllm BURDOCK'S ,SUB Gmc an umm. A LAIXIENT Oh Nliss Graham, how we miss you, Klore and more as the days must pass N0 more can we bluff in German, Or have good times in that class, VVe must always have our lesson, And learn every single word, Or for that Seventh period llliss VVachs books us by the herd. lyliss Graham: "Glenn, give the principal parts of climb." Glen: "Climb, climbed, cli"--1 Everett Shaw: UAW, why d0n't you scale it ?" Teacher: VVhat is the capital of New Zealand? Pupil: llladagascar. 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