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Page 31 text:
L'an'r We Talk lr 0ver?
G. C. Dmvis RW L. Alaczxsox Luoxx B. 'I'r:Tiiu
Assistant Principal Dvan of Boys Dvan of Girls
HS., Janivs Milikiii L'nivc-rsity JMB., Salt-ni Collc-gv BB., Norths-ast Nlissouri
NIS., lfnivvrsity of Illinois .'X.M., Colorado Statm' Colle-gv Statc- Colle-gt'
Mn-X., L'nivs-rsity of Illinois
This administrativc- triumviratt- romprisc- thc- ahlv assistants to Nlr. Pruitt in riivvting tht- many rvspoiisihilitivs
in thc' ope-ration of Ihr- school. Mr. Davis Carnal from tht- prinvipalship of East junior to thu- High school as our
assistant principal, and has already stic'Cvf-dvd in taking a fc-w kinks out of tht' knots involvrd in rvgistrmion. .Ks dgans
of hoys and girls, Nlr. Jackson and Nliss 'll-tvr arc- husy Chvcking ahsc-nv:-S, writing "admits" to Class, lr-r-ting disciplini-
situations, advising studvnts as to Collvgc' opportunitivs, and soiiivtinit-s se-rving as "g0dfathc-r" and cniothr-r". to thc-in
all. Thi- work of thvsr' thrr-r-, with tht' addtd sc-rvicvs of Mr. Harlan, as Counsvlor, in guiding thc- studm-nts uit thvir curs
ricula, is apprvriatvd grvatly. K
WY- oftrn think that thc- iiwiiihvrs of tht-
oflicc- stall' are- thv most patit-nt pf-rsons in
tht' sfhool: since' tht- Q:-nvral otlitw' is to thi-
" school what thi- hrain is to ther body, it is
ll Qathe-ring plan- for all those' studs-nts and
tvachr-rs with problriiis, .Xssignrd to num-
3 frous routine' duties in Conncflion with thvir
X gN3.t" K assigmnc-nts, Norma, Nancy, and Mrs. lay-
L i K lor, always coin? to thc- rc-scuf-, The-sv thru-
young worn:-n makc- a good tr-ani and wt- an-
grat:-ful for the-ix' pzitiviicv and undrrstand-
rini Sltipptr Clark Dolls I ixloi Rtzisti ir Nnnry Davis,
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A B UHIWCTSIIV of MISSOUFI
NI A Unncrsltx of MIQSOUYI
Shortls after he was graduated from a small Mlssourx high school and stlll nn h1s teens Mr Pruitt our prln
cxpal began h1s teachmg career ln the rural schools of the Mlssourl Ozarks After four years of teachmg the
'K R s there Mr Prultt spent a wear as an 1nstruct0r at the UHIVCTSIIV of MISSOUFI He came to Alton 1n the fall
of 1930 as a teacher of soclal SCICHCP Mr Pruxtt was appoxnted Dean of Boys 1n 1942 and served through 1949
Roosevelt jumor Hugh called hlm to xts prmcxpalshlp for the next two years Last year he returned to Alton
Hxgh as prmclpal Mr Prultts teachmg and admmlstratxve expenence and extra currxcular sponsorshlp of the
Tlmes staff Student Councll and Boss Cabmet have given hlm an excellent background as skipper of the
good shlp -X H S
Mr Pruitt s naturallx cheerful dlSp0SlII0l'l and sunm smxle are seldom seen gllmmfflng even on the dull
daxs Bemg the guiding llght over the rough shoals m the educatlonal sea for thxrteen hundred students and
over SIXIN facultx members IS a responslbnlm wh1ch requlres kindness falrness firmness, tolerance, and understand
me He possesses these qualltles and ln thelr appheatxon has won the respect and admlratxon of us all Even though
he has mam lmportant responslbllmes he alwaxs finds tlme to gnve to smaller detaxls and problems of the hlgh
school studc nts
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Page 32 text:
History and Cove-rnmc-nt
A. B., Shurtlm-fl Collrgc-
A. M., W'ashington L'niv1-rsity
lil wx B1..xr:K.xkn
I'lI'l'fll'll, English, Chairman,
A. B., Univcrsity of Illinois
A. M., Ifnive-rsity of Illinois
Rox' E. BOLEY
B. Ed., Eastern Illinois Statc- Colle-ge
M. A., Colorado Statm'
Colle-gv of Education
B. S., VVf-str-rn Illinois Statr- Collegr
Jonx O. BRUNO
Sociology, Lf S. History,
Chairman of Dt-partmrnt
A. B., Shurtl1'fICollc-gm'
A. M., L'niyr'rsity of Illinois
Dora:-ts L. clAMl'BEI.I.
A. B., Bvrra Collvgf-
DoRo'rHY E. CoLox1L's
Chairman of Department
Ph. B., Shurtlc-II College-
M. A.,Univr-rsity of Chicago
EDGAR A. Cook
A. B., Syracusv L'nivm'rsity
IREM-3 V. DEGI-:NH.xRlrr
Ph. B., University of Chicago
M. A., Columbis Univf-rsity
GUY M. DUKER
Dirrctor of Dc-partmc-nt
B. S. in Mus. Ed., L'nivf-rsity of Illinois
A. M., L'niv1-rsity of Illinois
Hosuik I". Eu'
B. M. E., Illinois Weslyan L'nivr-rsity
M. S. in Ed., Illinois Statm-
B. S. in Ed., Cfsntral Nlissouri
Stats- 'livachvrs' Collf-gr
lIl'l.IX C. Fosrr-.R
Hygivnc and Physical Education
A. B., YN'asl1ington I.'nivc'rsity
A. M., VVashington lfniyc-rsity
Aricr M. Guns
Chairman of Department
Ph. B., Shurtle-ff College'
PxL'L J. G1..ar1sr1R
B. Ed., Illinois Normal L'nivt'rsity
B. S., L'nivc-rsity of Illinois
A. M., Washington L'nivn-rsity
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