Alhambra High School - Torch Yearbook (Martinez, CA)

 - Class of 1943

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EABY MARTINEZ SHEET METAL WORKS 630 Escobar S+ree+, Mar'rinez, California Phone Marfinez 930 A-K Confra Cosia CounI'y's BUY WAR BUN5 ,f i FINEST LADIES' STORE I +Ef'd STEAKS H '47 ? any Ing you can ge Yay gill 3 THE af ssrrrr 15 FLORENCE SHOPPE RYAN's EXCg.'Ii.I?IVE DRESSEQIEQTLEOISIQEIRST SI-IPS' C er Pacheco Boul cl a ys pau Ing CLEANERS 83 M S I h and Arreba S+reeI dll 5 c f ALSO VICTORY MILKSHAKES CompIimen+s of MEN S SHOP I.G.A.GROCERY THE MEETING PLACE FOR ALUMNI Phone B00 Pacheo Blvd Middlefon Leo M Complimenfs of Com plimenis of Complimenfs of BANK AMERICAN BANK OF TRUST OF MARTINEZ COMPANY AMERICA w 1 K l Firsl Row: Calvin Riemclce, Barney Bruno, Joseph Riccio, Edward Lifhen, Elmer Lundqren, Thomas Eqlihl, Second Row' Jack Grieve, l-larolcl Baker, James Davis, Richard Davi, Lloyd Bradhofl, Edwin Rose, John Darby. Third Row: John Day, coach. Blues Blues Blues Blues Blues Blues Blues 40 36 30 40 57 63 44 5aAlmf6a.lL Baslcelball Scores: Firsl l-lall Golds 34 Golds 63 All Slars 64 Golds 54 Missourians 4l Golds 33 Ballery K 30 Golds 45 B's Zl Golds 43 Cs 25 Golds 40 Ml. View lvlerchanls 45 Alhambra Versily 36 John Swell Varsily 23 B's 23 A. H. Q. I9 Bellery K 4l All Sfars 59 C's 24 Ml. View lvlerchanls 46 ,Q Firsl Row: Anlhony Aiello, Fred Dilbeck, Melvin Gorow, Joseph Riboli, Barney Bruno, Joseph Sylveslri Floyd Mayors William Leffland, James Davis, John Chiodo, manager. Second Row: Calvin Riemcke, Lloyd Kaul, Glenn Sloops, Edward Walker, Lawrence Machado. Third Row: Dorwin Harper, Luciano Pelleqrini, Slanley Parker, James Von Tellrop, Edward Lilhen llaroll Baker William Francis, William Sleflensen, Fourlh Row: Clyde Frisholz, coach, James Gemelli, Phillip Cellini, Edwin Capello, Roland Barlolomci Fiflh Row: Slanley Cevasco, William Della Rosa, William Pongrace, Robert Maiors, Joe Riccio. Alhambra Alhambra Alhambra Alhambra Alhambra Alhambra Alhambra O 7 O O 6 I 2 O Jnnflzall Varsily Foolball Scores: Anlioch Diablo Acalanes Pillsburg John Swell Anlioch Diablo W 1 x Y 0 First Row: Virginia Diltniar, Frances Nix, Virginia Calicara, Beverly Wells, Waltz-r lopes, Beverly Wadsworth, Farl Amerinn, Joseph Trois, Kenneth Dodson, txiregtov. Second Row: Rolaert McFarland, llgiwrioriat Swear'-ngin, Olene Dnntel, Jr-an Pooh-, Barbara Cohn, Alice Atrnond, Jarrtes Stettcnsen, .3 Q.. .C . A.. ua First Row: Merle Lopev, Corporal, Robert Lvhne, Private First Class: Edward G,-raves, Corporal, Robert French, Sergeant, Lawrence Cott, Private, Donald Mason, Corporal, Jarnes Knuthson, Private, Richard Reich, Private. Second Row: Beniamin Hall, Corporal, Donald Starr, Private, Le Roy Lopev, Private, Jay Yockey, Private, John Palmer, Sergeant, Eugene Foster, Corporal, James Hegland, Sergeant, Norman Latchaw, Sergeant. Third Row: Maior Albert A, Morton, Connrnandant, Kay Knowles, First Lieutenant, Melvin Brown, Staff Sergeant, Domenic Cola, Private, Gerald Cott, Sergeant, Roy Nickola, Jr., Private, Stanley Wilson, Corporal, Andrew Easton, Corporal, Herbert Grant, Private First Class, Edward Mullen, Private, Richard Skewis, Corporal, Floyd Maiors, First Sergeant, Band first Row Sh-wart My-nfliari, William Lulllarill, l,.irl Anil-rii-ii, Bl-yi rly Wi lla, KK inn th lblnlsiiii, lliri i hir, Virliniia lJiltni.ir Barbara Cohn, Marcha Wallin, Second Row: Norman Lalchaw, Raymond Sweareruqin, Clifton Chaney, Barbara Downing, Oli-ne Dunkel, Marion Randall, Inez Nardi, Barbara Olinqer, Marcea Dawscn. Third Row: Walter Lopes, Richard Skewis, Rose Marie Irwin, Eldora Reich, Margaret Bloom, Virqinia Calicura Frances Nix, Alice Almond, Phyllis Schleifer. Fourth Row: Kay Knowles, Robert Case, William Welch, Gloria Swcareriqiii, Mary Lou Piilliiolin, Lotus Thicssvn Elizabeth Wheeler, Norma Zonk, Marilou Watson. Fiflh Row: Jean Poole, Thurlow Farnsworth, Wallace Wells Thomas Eqliht, Philip Eilqar, Jarrivs Cn-Irie-lli, liclward Mullen, Robert McFarland, Ormond tvtortord, Vivian DaSlm-l1,JackCetlro. Sixth Row: Stanley Parker, Thomas Daly. First Row: Richard Skewis, Phyllis Schleifor, Raymond Swoarenqin, Mariorie French, Robert Casr, Patricia Connolly Alice Almond, Barbara Cohn. Second Row: Virginia Marchi, Jarries Steliensen, Walter Looes, Ormond Morlord, James Von Te'llrop,JP.1n Poole. Third Row' Richard Davi, Kenns-th Dodson, director, William Lrrtlnnd. W . Qwmr First Row: Alice Almond, Anita Ponqrace, Marie Amato, Patricia Swift, Betty Yeaqer, Janis Selzik, Wanda Remorini, Angelina Martellini, James Flynn. Second Row: Marie Nutt, Rachel Musante, Nanette McDonnell, lnabeth Roberts, Norma Kassilf Leota Casey, Marilou Watson, Carl Fanlc, Richard Davi. Third Row: Joseph Riccio, Harold Baker, Helen Beck, Lois Martin, Margaret Bloom, John Sparacino, Elizabeth Wheeler, William Pongrace. Fourth Row: John Lopas, Patricia Dunn, Robert Case, Luciano Pelleqrini, Robert Bartolomei, Fifth Row: Virgil Bozarth, adviserg William Welch, Phillip Cellini, Barney Bruno, Calvin Riemcke, Harold Granquist, Anthony Aiello, Joseph Billecci, Lawrence Zuppan. First Row: Marie Caccavo, Mary Walsh, Marian Lucido, Mary Jean Wright, Rose Dayi, Joan Ferranti. Second Row: Lois Bartolomei, Leona Armstrong, Carol Heinrichson, Virqinia Aiello, Margaret Ridge, Fern Collins, Gloria Casagrande. Third Row: Grace Lino, Catalina Florez, Lupe Guerra, Barbara Varqo, E'izabeth Ketner, Norma Zenlc, Jean McDowell. Fourth Row: Betty Blower, Elsie Priest, Charlotte Mnnler, Verna Nelson, Barbara Young, Dolores Williams. Fifth Row: Lorraine Karsten, Avis Farnsworth, Dorothy Mitchell, Inabeth Roberts, Esther Lacy, Christina Florez, Lillian Micoch, game' 63 5-3- Firsk Row: Beve-:ly Waclsworlli, Mariorie Ray, Janine Swaps, Blanche Welm, adviser, Darulliy Yuppan, Alim- Almond, Dolores Zuppan, Marie Null, Leofa Casey. Second Row: Jane Lylord, Barbara Viera, Patricia Dunn, Virginia Dillmar, Anita Ponqrace, Audrey Robvrls, Norma Kassik, Marilou Walson, Doris Clolhier. Third Row: Barbara Young, Frank Willvr, Georqm R.wlLsun, Kay Knawlrzs, Slanlmy Cm-vaslo, Arilliiaiiy Ain-lla, Nvil Cook, Rob:-rt Lyhnfe, Andrew Easlon, Beverly Wells. OFFICERS Firsl Row: Lourae Gorich, Joseph Riccio, Leola Casey, Mary Walsh, Marqarel Bloom, Janis Selzik, Lorraine Sef7ilc, Ruse Davi, Marion Lucido. Second Row: William Della Rosa, Edward Liihen, Virginia Calicura, Eslelle Miller, adviser, Arlene Day, Eileen Slivlby, Richard Davi. M' wL45'm,4'3 'ft ww, First Row: Mary Joy Taylor, senior editor, Marion Hunte, typistg Helen Bast, typistg Patricia Swift, art editor: Blanche Wehe, adviser, Marilou Watson, assistant editor, Olene Dunkel, assistant editor, Margaret Bloom, qirls' sports editor, Elizabeth Wheeler, girls' sports editor. Second Row: Thomas Eqliht, editor, Jane Lytord, business committee, Norma Kassik, typistg Patricia Dunn, iunior editor, Audrey Roberts, typistg Rachael Musante, typistg Lawrence Zuppan, snapshot editor, Eileen Shelby, assistant snapshot editor. Third Row: Neil Cook, assistant snapshot editor, William Della Rosa, boys' sports editor, Herschel Jones, business committee, William Welch, business committee, Kay Knowles, business rnanaqer, Richard Davi, business committee, Jack Lopas, business committee. jmck, 4 SOPHOMORE CLASS OFFICERS First Semester Second Semester Carl Fank ,,,,,, . . . . . .Presidents . William Pongrace William Stcphensen . Vice-President ...., ,. ..... Carl Fank Angelina Martellini.. ,. Secretary-Treasurer. .Elaine Borgeson Harry Wostrnan... Cheer Leader ,. Jean McDowell Alma Fendt.. .Advisers.. Robert Henderson SOPHOMORE GIRLS First Row: Barbara Cohn, Eleanor Ray, Betty Wilkerson, Joy Dye, Wanda Rernorini, Bonnie Bonnett, Jeannette Gistelli, Celie MeTighe, Betty Garretty, Margaret Ridge, Alrna Fendt, adviser. Second Row: Dolores Willer, Nelda Dolan, Margaret Goode, Audrey Gleason, Virginia Cirac, Rose Davi, Elaine Borqeson, Angelina Martellini, Millicent Gandy. Third Row: Shirley Davis, Mary Lou Pettijohn, Janice Stoops, Elta I-liguera, Mariorie Ray, Katherine Sands, Elizabeth Walsh, Eleanor Harris, Elizabeth Ward. Fourth Row: Barbara Downing, Pauline Maggard, Lupe Guerra, Elsie Priest, Irene Furtado, Yvonne Mosbaugh, Earlene Hoit, Jeannette Bagnasco, Rose Marie Maderos, Gloria Swearengin, Fifth Row: Mary Jean Wright, Vivian Leon, Betty Burson, Mary Lou Calieura, Lois Bartolomei, Helen Miltord, Rose Marie Irwin, Beverly Wells, Violet Bonin, Joyce Davis, Virginia Marehi, Margaret de Haas, Jean Center, Elaine Prince Julia Piekney. Sixth Row: Lois Martin, Catherine Ebling, Elizabeth Cabral, Alice Almond, Patsy O'Neal, Anel Gunderson, Imogene Osborn, Margaret McGarty, Marie Caccavo, Marian Tompkins, Joan Bradbury, Inez Capello, LouiSe WBIIEFS. Gloria Casagrande. SOPHOMORE BOYS First Row: Joseph Rose, James Flynn, Harry Westrnan, Floyd Shepardson, Robert Almond, Robert Gotelli, Robert Stephens, Daniel Fischer, Harold Aaron, Richard Olinger, Lloyd Kaul, Raymond Swearengin, Philip Edgar, Second Row: Lawrence Cott, Dorwin Harper, Carl Fank, Roland Bartolornei, Edward Silva, Paul Giacosa, Raul Shepherd, Neil Edwards, William Pongrace, James Germ-tti. Third Row: Alfred Dilbeck, Richard Reieh, John Mel-tuqh, Beniamin Hall, James Mortensen, William Nienburg, Walter Lopes, Thomas Kowalski, Joseph Lopas, Clyde Lay. Fourth Row: Verne Schwartz, Frank Deardcn, Euclides Lopes, William Roberts, James Davis, Herbert Grant, Salvador Aiello, Norman Latchaw, Andrew Easton, Murray Ferris, Robert Anderson, Robert French, Herbert Bumpass, Roy Nickola. Fifth Row: Donald Starr, Robert Majors, Gordon Winlow, S. J. Burden, Robert Lyhne, Jay Yockey, Robert Schwartz, Stanley Atherton, Stewart Meehan, Melvin Machado, Joseph Talken, Merle Lopey, Thomas McNamara, William Lettland, William Stetfensen, Charles Burkhardt, Robert Walker. O ff' 9' aflzuub JUNIOR CLASS OFFICERS Firsr Semesier Fr'f'Si-'If-nf Second Semesfer John Sparacino Rokwrr Casr' SIanIPv Parker Virginia D:Hmar Marian Lucido Fred CaII4ins JUNIOR GIRLS Vim'-PrP5irIf'nI Srcrs-Iary Chfrfr Lfradrr Aiivisfirs Rnhr-rI MrFarIanrI Nwrma Zvnk Janis SPIMI flna Inrnrr Firsi Row: Virginia DiIIniar, Merlr Arnoid, Mirriam Russ0II, Norma Zenk, ShirIcv CahiII, Opal Jordan, Bcrnivrrr Silva, Fern CoIIIns, Marcha WaIIin, Bcvfrriy WadsworIh, Patricia Hovelv. Srcond Row: Doris Jfvnes, Evaioan Beard, Pafricia Davis, Dorothy Udness, Erniiy Auqusi, ShirICy Knudson, Pamvla Andrews, Marqarvr Sir-rck, Marne-a Dawson, Joannv HuIfman, Barbara Young. Third Row: BMW Lounsbvrrv, Eileen Murrav, ShirIs-v Filfumcn, BNN Jima CiII, DoroIhv Zupnari, DoIorc's Zunpan, Fairy May Eddy, Vivian DaShieII, Miriani CaIcIwv!I, Aiigs- Havre, Dora Sralkor. Ffmrrh Rfiwl Jvarinp OIIo,Vr1rna Vir-ra, Rifa PaIIini, CaIhC'rinc' Farlrw, Marian Lurndv, Canal IIc'inrirIcsf'wn,J.1nis Sr'I:iI, Christina FIorP7, BMW KftInrr, EsIhrr Iarv, Lows Ihiosscr, Fiffh Row: ArIic BaiIr'v, Br-Hv Davis, VioIa Irwin, Aimirvv EIsIrwn, Fhwrnnrr VViIIiarris, f'miIrPv CIayIon, Born' AIIm.I, Sixth Rffw: PaIriCin ConnoIlv, Phyllis SLhIQiIcr, Vnrna NfIs0ri, Kmuilvnc Rabr7nsIf'in, Virqiriia Smivh, BPH-v Brooks, IIr'Ir-n Rice, Genevieve SiIva, Norma Vargas. JUNIOR BOYS Firsr Rowt John Sparacino, Earl Arricrine, Vidor Huslnv, RaIph Barnerh Ls-onard Russo, Jarvms Knuihson, Euqr-rin Ffiglpr, Donahi Mason. Sfaion-I Rowt R-wdrwv SniiIh DUIIIPV KriisI0v, Jon Jaflqwr, Janifis I-Ie1qIand, Jack CDIIQO, Joseph RibaIi, FIoyd Carrol. Third Raw: Siriva V:-II:-r, Ri.-Imr-I SM vvis, Mil-fbi? M,FarI.Iii I, Ivan ALM, Jwsi-pIi Carh-r, Jwsrfuh SyIvvsIri, Joseph BiIII-ifi. Fourfh Rumi. SaIvaIlw'f' SanIilipprv, IIr'Iifv Pvrvira, Janus V-n IiIIrUp, RULII-rI Cas:-, Janus Karnbvrq, Chinn Hicks, Ri,mI,se-ri I'bImq, Iours D+-IIa Rcisa, Jrghn CavmII. FnIIIi Row' SIanIr-y Parkvr, WiIIiam McGregor, Lcon:Ir,I Filwrwo, Louraf- Owrick, WilIiam WvbsI0r, Calvin RiI3rncI:c', Knnnmh Fiihrr-r, Joseph Fernandez. Sixfh Row: Br-rnald SrniIh, WaIIacei WQIIS, PhiIip Prosscr, Fvivr Pisfochini, SIuarI Tromanhausvr, Donald SmiIIi, Thurlow Farnswarfh, Mr:Ivin Gorow, Ormorid Moriord, Jann:-s SI:-ffcnscn, FICWI Draper, KennrIh BIacIxIaurn. NAME Allred "Al" Lomeli John "Snake" Lopas Mary Jayne "Babe" Luek Elmer "Red" Lundgren Jane "Janie" Lylord Drexel "Drex" Maaske Peler "Pele" Mecurio Lillian "Lil" Medeiros Mary "Mar" Meloncelli Louise "Lulu" Miola Dorolhy "Dol" Milchell Norwood "Snorls" Milchell Edward "Eddie" Mullen Rachael "Rae" Musanle lnez "Nez" Nardi Francis "Franie" Nix Barbara "Bobs" Olinger John "Johnny" Palmer Luciano "Duch" Pellegrini Roberl "Pinhead" Pengelly Anila "Nila" Pongrace William "Bill" Presliclge Barbara "Barb" Ray Joseph "Joe" Riccio Eldora "Ellie" Riech Margarel "Maggie" Rimmer Audrey "Aud" Roberls George "Zombie" Robson Roberl "Bob" Rogers Edwin "Casanova" Rose Mary "Russ" Russo Salvado "Sal" Sanlilippo Conslance "Sonsa" Savioni Eva "Seo" Scola Lorraine "SeFlie" Selzik Eileen "l" Shelby Lee "Culie" Skewis Donald "Duck" Smilh James "Jimmy" Snow John "Lillie Spary" Sparacino Glenn "Spear" Spear Glenn "Farmer" Sloops Joyce "Joy" Slrang Mildred "Millie" Surlees Palricia "Pilla" Swill Mary Joy "M.J." Taylor Thomas "Thuk" Threlkeld Mary "Mare" Walsh Marilou "Lulu" Walson Gerlrude "Gerl" Webber Belly "Bel" Websler William "Willie" Welch Elizabelh "Belly" Wheeler Marilyn "Mar" Wighl Roberl "Bob" Wilhile Frank "Franklin" Willer Dolores "Dol" Williams Slanley "Slan" Wilson Elizabelh "Belly" Yeager Richard "Dick" Yule Lawrence "Zup" Zuppan USUALLY SEEN Making noise Trealing a "Case"y "Horace"ing around Wilh his pals Keeping a walchlul eye Quoling lhe Conslilulion ln lrouble ln bools ln Red and While swealer Working wilh clay Wilh Johnny Wilh a black eye Music room Wilh "Les" around ln a Mercury coupe Crealino poelry Wilh Carl Wooing Dol Crossing lhe walers Working hard "Slellen" around ln unilorm Enlerlaining a soldier Making speeches Dreaming ol "Berl"-er days Helping Miss Crowe Wilh Bill Reading Lalin-American news- papers ln a car Wilh a blonde Tille Company ln lhe show Mixing sodas Speeding Handing someone a line ln room I5 Building up his corpuscles On his bike ln an emply car Hillen lhe road In carpenlry shop Wifh "Vi" Wilh Mildred and "Family" Cramming lor physics Everywhere Heading lor Piedmonl Al Saleway Playing baskelball Thal would be lelling ln a green car Greyhound slalion Flashing his personalily Selling lickels Sludying shorll-land Trying lo gel driver's license ln lhe halls Wilson Coilee Shop Sludying shorlhand Thinking ol a Gob ln lhe shops p Trying lo prove his poinl DESTINY Causing riols Slill wilh lhal "Case"y Diamond rings Welder "Know"les all Wriling a new one Sergeanl Car hop Crockell Greal sculplress Reading a 'Palm"er Prolessional loolball player Carrying on where Dorsey leaves oil Slill "Les" around "Queenie" A greal poel Clarinel player Whal do you lhinkl Fisherman Becoming a success Slill "Slellens" Raising H--- in Tokyo! ll's anybody's guess On a soap box Shell worker Social bullerlly Firsl lady of lhe land Soulh American diplomal Buying a new model A dillerenl blonde? Gelling a raise Usher al lhe Slale Thealre Sailor's wile Gelling lickels Slill handing Librarian Army privale ln a swing band Giving someone a ride Managing a men's shop Farming Building his own home Sewing leacher Physics leacher Diablo bound Gelling lhere Head ol lhe lirm Manager ol lhe Payless Girls Old Maid Slill lhere Landing a good looking bus driver Slanding on "a" porch Career girl Champion lypisl Gelling one Scienlisl Proprielor Shorlhand leacher Nol a wave Shipyards Gelling lold off NAME Anfhony "Tony" Aiello Frank "Frankie" Aiella Virginia "Jenny" Aiello Gladys "Glady" Alexander Marie "Ma" Amafo Imogene "Gene" Anderson Leona "Lee" Armsfrong Cafherine "Caf-Bag" Bagnasco Fred "Gunner" Bagnasco Harold "Hal" Baker Elizabefh "Beffy" Barfolomei Roberf "Barf" Barfolomei Helen "Tiny" Basf Donald "Beck" Becker Margaref "Peggy" Bloom Bordon "Bord" Borde Melvin "Brownie" Brown Virginia "Finnie" Calicura Leofa "Dodo" Casey Phillip "Fifi" Cellini Sfanley "T-Bone" Cevasco Cliffon "Cliff" Chaney John "Chick" Chiodo Janef "Jan" Clarke Domenic "Dom" Cola Genevieve "Pef" Colmer Neil "Nebo" Cook "GCT" Coff "Tony" Cunha "Bill" Curfis Gerald Anfone William John "Darb" Darby Richard "Rickefs" Davi Loraine "Rainy" Davis Arlene "Ari" Day William "Bill" Della Rosa Vernez "Nez" Duarfe Olene "Dunk" Dunkel Roberf "Bob" Ebling Thomas James "Faguness" Fagundes Joan "Jo" Ferranfi John "Jack" Fields Ray "Kansas" Fifzhugh William "Porfeegee" Francis Marjorie "Mari" French Melvin "Mel" Gee Lourae "Cookie" Gorich Wanda "Wan" Gorfon Harold "Quisf" Granquisf Elizabefh "Liz" Graper William "Bill" Graves John "Gusfo" Grieve Donald "Rabbif" Haines Myles "Harry" Harriefh Marian "Frenchy" Hunfe Viola "Vi" lrwin Herschel "Hirsh" Jones Lorraine "Tony" Karsfen Norma "Nim" Kassik Kay "General" Knowles Edward "Eddie" Lifhen Albin "Rock" Lifhen "Hank" Eglihf USUALLY SEEN Trying fo be a he-man In fhe shops Arf room Af Penny's Minding her own business Sfill learning fo drive Wifh Do? Mifchell Giving some sophomore a p of her mind ln fhe sfag line ln fhe gym Trying fo make a sale Keeping quief Looking liffle Day dreaming Chasing Tennis balls Wifh "Hal" Baker In Shell work clofhes Buying groceries You name if Trying fo gef a girl Looking half sfarved Nof af school Raising rabbifs Making up hisfory fesfs Wasfing gasoline Talking fasf ln a book iece Marching up and down again Doing fhe righf 'fhing Mosf anyplace Dragging his feef "WoIfing" Wifh a differenf man Thinking of a "Guy" Wifh Joe Spending money Typing leffers Show Wifh girls Driving a fracfor In fhe qym Pounding a gavel Driving around Curling his eyelashes Exercising her vocal chords Wesfern Aufo Walking around Wifh fhe girls Delivering flowers Wifh "Hubby" Driving a bus Hanging around Marfinez Tire Shop Wifh Lillian Laundry "Sfoop" ing Training a "Beard" Af fhe grammar school Scowling Taking "Lyf"-ord easy Keeping quief Skafing Rink DESTINY Being someone's hero Uncle Sam's helper Beaufy operafor Manager of The shoe depl. Running for Presidenf Married fo some "nice" guy Miss America I947 Geffing fold off by a sophomore Successor fo Fred Asfaire Helping Einsfein Collecfing fhe penny fax Orafor Growing up Sfill looking handsome Navy wife Jap chaser Model husband Acquiring an lrish name Being noisy Sfill frying Curling his hair Don'1' you know? The "Rabbif" King Keeping in fouch wifh fhe Navy An empfy fank A silenf parfner Sfill faking fhe slow way Hifler's assassin A perfecf genfleman You guess Sfill dragging Honolulu man geffing around Living in Concord Sfill fhinking Owner of a fruck line Economisf Professional leffer wrifer Managing fhe Sfafe Theafre Bachelor Raising a crop Collecfino perfume boffles U. S. Presidenf Milkman Hollywood bound Reaching lhose high nofes Faf man Sfill walking Peroxide blonde In a hof house Well! Masfer mechanic Greaf afhlefe Confrolling a fire Building boafs Owner Reformer Blowing up lhe Lab Robbing fhe cradle Wearing a smile Brigadier General U. S. Marines Greaf orafor Dancing on skafes markef Surlees, Mildred Swiff, Patricia Taylor, Mary Joy Threlkeld, Thomas Walsh, Mary Walson, Marilou Webber, Gerlrude Websler, Belly Welch, William Wheeler, Elizabeth Wiqhl, Marilyn Wllhife, Rolnerl Willer, Frank Williams, Dolores Wilson, Sfarvley Yeager, Elizabelh Yule, Richard Zuppan Lawrence and-M, -was ,gilb- fb' 10963 ,yy JQNVN MMM, Loulnv Mllvhvlll Df'r4NH1y Mifchrfll, Nurwnod MUUDH, Edward MLISJIMP' Rqurhm-I Narxfi, Inv! Nix, Fmmrs Olinq--r, B.1rb.nm Pmnwr, Juhn PQ Hmxrini, ln, P an P.,eH1ffVv', Rub!-rt Pcmlf,11r', AUM.: PH-srhfqv. VVHHQYTI R.uy, B.xvb.1m Rl-Mx U.i4:r.u ,.. kwoo, Jusvuu Rfmmvrl Mnrqnrfw Rub' Ms, Audrvw Rwbswux Omlrqf- Puuhrt, Ffolwr-ri Rm'-, Edwin Rusw, Mmv Smmfmfippw, S.1Wv.Jn1ur Soviunf, Cowsiavvuv Sinha, lva Sr-fyfk, L.1rr.mv'- SuHirk, Shirlv, S?wHJy, Elle-f-rv 'Sir-WIS, lwv Svm?'v, U.:v.1H Sl1owAJQrN1'S Sparacivm, Jwbwn Spear, Gwynn Simons, Cwnu Sfmrq, Joyn- Duqrifg Vvrrwfx' Dunkei Okin- Fbmwq, Rube-:T EJHNY, Umfrwas fum' we Jmvr Ffffr,z':'Q, Jmm Fu-Y1iS,JM:vw F.11?'u:gh, Rny F1311-JS, Wihlqm fm-wh M.iVQ1,v'M' CPP, Mr-Nvfm Cmlfih, Laume- Cwrmvvx Wumla Cr1:vw,xulS?,HnrfEA lmugwr, Fhslwf' Cvm-wg J-Mm Hxaines, DL,u.v!:i Hkxfrl: Hy Mylci Hmeff, Mnfwm lvwm, Vu J Mmm Jmw-S, Hmsahr! Kqrsff fy Lwrmim- KJss'P, Nwrmn Krwfpwks, KJV MH-f-1' Mkm l,Hrxf-w Ekifmni l,Ur1m'U,AHr+1J Lupus, John Lzwl, Marv Jayne l1mfL1Vrv', Elmfir lvfunl, Jane Mauske, Drexel Medeiros, LiIUnn Me-loncelli, Mary Nwrmlrifv, Pe-Mfr 1 AFHVHX Av'HmH, Air'Hu, Vvmxnk PWYHU Vrr.1x'W-1 Arvmfmi M vw fi- ,pn 1,- 95. Bqqvwws Q, Cv? B,u1rm'3 fr, Q Buff! Ikurfwifl B-mi, HM' fx Bw Mr, U -'wx 1 ef' 6' RV!-1 'vu Mww' HMV Y! V ri Bu A g M1 -. C111-mu Vrp y Cwm, 1 ' 'u LTN,4g!'1W'Zr C". mx Y '-JVM y -.A Kkwx '.f' , CMH' xv . s Cm, 4 X, J ww - '- A Cum., .hw-Q F 1 IX-wr w K Jim Vw M, U1rlw,J""w X 4 Unvr, Rldmrf lm Uxvmx L.1r.xw v'f- Pav, Arlmm Pxlmmvx br YW ul Arwiwvm- lv., Ar'-vs?r1'uf1 MH N B1vr'fY!vvwg I: xl Bnrhfw-www, RMI DMM R-X9.1,Vw'vN 1 Firsf Row: Alma Fendi, slenoqraphy, rypinq, office praclice, Elna Turner, French, Lalin, Spanish, Fern Davis, Enqlish, lyping, library, Blanche Wehe, English, Miriam Robinson, malhemalics, Margarel Leddy, English, clolhing, Edna Smifh, clolhing, home making, foods, Rurh Randall, subsfilule. Seconcl Row: Roberl Henderson, welding, adull eclucalion supervision, sheel melal, Alberr Morfon, machine shop, rnelal shop, Beafrice Falooh, English, clerkinq, bookkeeping, Anna May Bryan, girls' physical educalion, Dorolhy Crowe, counseling, physics, chernisrry, Florence Greene, registrar, Melba Fifzpafrick, hislory, Esrelle Miller, girls' counselor, English, Waller Collle, biology, hisrory. Third Row: John Alkinson, carpenlry, wood shop, Kenrielh Dodson, music, Forresf Rourl, supsrinlenolenl, Fred Calkins, mcchanical drawing, Virgil Bozarlh, principal, Anila Lvser, aris and crafls, English. JHCNIUIY -v E NTEN Knowledge Experience Friends DEDICATI WiTh sincere graTiTude we, The class of '43, dedicaTe our issue of The "Torch" To Miss Melba FiTzpaTriclc. In her, we, individually and collecTively, have Tound a True 'Friend and compeTenT adviser. No one of us can ever TorgeT Thai' day when her sponTaneous wiT was Turned upon us. l-ler sense of humor enlivened Tor mosT of us a raTher dull subiecT. Her cooperaTion and advice have helped us To TurTher enioy our life here aT Alhambra. We reqreT ThaT aTTer This year we will no longer be able To see her sTanding aT The head of The souTh sTairway daily waTching for loiTering sTudenTs, sTray gumechewers, and Troliclc- ing sophomores, buT This picTure will be Treasured in all of our mem- ories in The years To come. lnTeresTed in all OT our school affairs, she has helped us To overcome, To a cerTain exTenT, The everpresenT sTruggle beTween ouTside acTiviTies and classworlc. For all of These reasons, and for many oTher inexplicable ones, we seniors gladly dedicaTe our yearbook To you, Miss FiTzpaTrick, in friendship, admira- Tion, and appreciaTion. O We seniors have many regrels al leaving Alhamba, nol only bee cause we will no longer be a parl ol lhe closely working school unil, bul because we will be broken up inlo many small groups ol divided inleresl. Wilh us, however, we will lake lhe lhings lhis school has given us, knowledge and slrenglh and good cilizenship. We are going oul inlo a lroubled world, bul we are well prepared lo lighl whal- ever obslacles seek lo swerve us lrom our ambilions. Our leachers and lellow sludenls have given us examples ol lriendship and guidance lhal we will never lorgel. The high ideals ol our school have given us good preparalion lor lhe years lo come. We have a debl lo pay lo Alhambra, a debl ol gralilude. We are lurning our school over lo lulure classes knowing lull well lhal lhey are capable ol keeping our lrusl. This "Torch" is lhe symbol ol all our hopes and ambilions and lrusls. We have lried lo pul wilhin il a lrue piclure ol our senior year. No maller whal lhe lulure holds lor us, lel us nol lorgel whal lhis book slands lor, lhe ideals lhal Americans are lighling lor loday. Jim JM gan, 7943 Published By The Senior Class of Alhambra Union l-ligh School lvlarlinez, California STAFF Edilor . . . . THOMAS EGLIHT Business Manager . KAY KNOWLES Adviser . . . BLANCHE L. WEHE ,. J I 4. .r ,,, K MS 4 , 1 I ' Z.-Ma, if F5 .r ,W r' ,,. . 1-1.1, .g , V1 "Ili 'bl :V 5 Q w .:.J,w....,..1 ' '....1' '


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