the Sfnes Slicjh Student (body presents the 1946
ddpirit of ZJc
the Ljearloo I of tie y) neJ +Senior Jdiyh School hues, J)
To those members of
Ames High School who gave
the supreme sacrifice in the fight
for victory, we sincerely dedicate this
194G Spirit of TomorrowSeniors .
Jllmi nistrat i
Unci ere (ass men
Marvin T. Xodlaxd
Our superintendent is complet-
ing his second year as head of the
Ames public schools. He is active
in civic affairs, as president of tin
Ames Rotary Club, member of the
playground commission. Red Cross
Board and ('amp Fire Council.
His job is that of coordinating the
activities of the schools, and furn-
ishing leadership in planning the
further development of its educa-
tional facilities and program.
HE Class of 1946 is standing
on the threshold of a new era.
The second world war which cloud-
ed a large part of your high school
career is over; the atomic age is
born; and hope for world security
tills the air. Graduation time finds
you emerging into a future bright
with possibilities for men and
women of character, of initiative
and of talent.
The frontiers you face are of the
mind and soul rather than of the
physical. Our geographical fron-
tiers are gone but the frontiers of
scientific achievement and of social
and moral conduct at the world
level offer great opportunities for
further exploration. Leadership in
these areas will require trained
minds and strength of character.
To that end we hope that your
education at Ames High School
will prove valuable.
As you seek new goals, we trust
that our school motto, “Ames High
Aims High," will continue to be a
guide and inspiration.
■■■■■■Wcmo to the udent (hodij
7 MKS High School has again
conehuled a successful year
—a year of many worthwhile
achievements and a year which has
brought to both students and fac-
ulty that sense of satisfaction and
happiness which comes with a job
In many ways this first post-
war year has been particularly
difficult. Many adjustments and
changes were necessary; neverthe-
less, success has resulted due in
large measure to the magnificent
spirit of work, patience and co-
operation manifested by students
and faculty alike.
We salute the ( lass of 1946
which has furnished the high school
with so many talented and inspira-
tional leaders who have worked
both efficiently and effectively.
Truly, those of the lass of
1946 have etched forever on the
records of the school and in the
memories of those who knew them
best, their fundamental belief,
“Arnes Hi Aims High.'
Happily for Ames High. Prin-
cipal Herbert Adams considers
counselling students his most im-
portant function, and the students
who have had his help in solving
some of their problems testify to
his ability. Mr. Adams’ hobbies
are reading and outdoor sports,
particularly golf, hunting, and fish-
ing. Mrs. Adams, ('buck, Steve
and Jim enjoy these sports with
•VineSupt. Marvin Nodland. Mr. N. J. Britnall, Dr. W. G. Murray. Prof. W. H. Meeker. Mr. Frank B.
Howell, Mr. Frank Adams, Mr. David Edwards
Sck ool Idoard
THE Ames Public Schools arc
served by a board of five mem-
bers elected at large from the
school district at a general school
election held in March. Each
member is usually elected for a
term of three years, and the terms
are staggered so there will always
be some experienced members on
the board. The treasurer is elect-
ed every two years, and a secretary
is appointed by the board for each
The Hoard of Education is re-
sponsible for the educational pro-
gram of 2,242 students in nine
public schools and the proper ad-
ministration of a financial budget
of $324,280. They also appoint
102 teachers and supervisors.
Problems faced by the Hoard
are those brought on by the after-
math of war. Staff members on
“military leaves" must be rein-
stated and replacements for “dur-
ation teachers” must be met.
Another project of the Board of
Education this year has been a
study of possible future needs in
the physical plant of the Ames
schools to keep pace with popu-
Regular meetings are held on
the second Monday of each month.
Officers of the board are W. i.
Murray, president; Frank H. How-
ell, secretary; II. A. Munn. treas-
urer; and Marvin T. Nodland,
superintendent of schools. Other
members of the board are Frank
Adams, X. J. Brintnall, Ray ('.
’unningham and David Edwards.COMPLETE physical exami-
nations for 162 sophomores
were part of the modern physical
fitness program eondueted by the
Ames High School. Dr. Kenneth
Piercv, city school physician,
assisted hy Miss Eva Lindgren,
R.X., examined the students and
imported any abnormal conditions
to pupils and parents. On the
whole, the sophomores were found
to be healthy as only 30 received
recommendations for further med-
ical attention. Most of these cor-
rections have been made now.
This year every school child in
Ames was given an opportunity
for a Schick test to detect the de-
gree of immunity to diphtheria
among the students. Approxi-
mately 66 percent of the total en-
rollment took the test and 27 per-
cent of those taking it were found
to be susceptible to the disease.
These students were given an
Every child in the schools was
also given a rapid inspection and
a vision test.
Readmittance examinations were
given to all those who had been
absent for three or more consecu-
A class in home nursing has been
given in the home economics de-
partment under the supervision
of Miss Florence Adolph with the
aid of a student teacher.
★ Miss Eva Lindgren and a young patient
THE high school principal's of-
fice is a busy place, what with
all the many and varied kinds of
activities going: on there.
Keeping cheek, twice daily, on
471 students and 33 faculty mem-
bers is only a beginning. Prepa-
ration of daily bulletins for the
teachers, weekly calendars and
menus for the cafeteria are all in
a week's work, too.
Then, there is the checking of
materials for the teachers, putting
out supplies, sending out report
cards, giving official approval to
all passes, approving all excuses
for absence or tardies and super-
vising the office training of ad-
vanced commercial students.
Responsibilities of these girls
include the delivering of passes
and memoranda to all teachers,
taking telephone calls and gather-
ing up attendance slips.
This office also keeps all sorts
of statistical records such as per-
centages of absences and tardies
every six weeks.
Those in charge of this office
must lie versatile and efficient
since they are receptionists, coun-
sellors and secretaries. Those hold-
ing the post this year have been
Mrs. Erma Slaichert, Mrs. Mary
Turner and Mrs. Margie Berglund.
All have fulfilled their jobs as
counsellors and secretaries and
have been popular among students.
★ Ruth and Elinor help
Mrs. Berglund with
the attendance record
Twelve★ Mrs. Elliott and Miss Sayre
S uiperin tendent
THE superintendent's office is
responsible for tin coordi-
nation of the Aines public schools.
Mrs. (Irayce Elliott is secretary
to the superintendent of schools,
and Miss Laura Sayre serves as
stenographer for Mr. Xodland and
Mr. Frank B. Howell, secretary of
the Board of Education.
All the records for the Ames
schools are tiled in the superin-
tendent’s office. These include at-
tendance and grade records for
each pupil, records of stamps and
bond sales, summaries of various
reports from the schools and rec-
ords and reports of teachers and
Ordering and distributing all
textbooks and supplies is handled
by this office also. During the
summer, the superintendent's an-
nual report to the Board of Edu-
cation and the budget for the next
year an prepared and distributed
by this office. All bills are checked
and paid by this office, and in
addition, monthly pay rolls are
prepared and salary warrants is-
sued for all employees of the pub-
The adult education program,
reaching over two hundred resi-
dents of Ames, was arranged and
conducted through the superin-
Public forum meetings, held for
the eleventh consecutive year,
were arranged for by Mr. Xod-
land. Publicity materials for these
forums were distributed by the
MR. ARTHUR AMUNDSON MISS MADALENE CANVIN
MR. HIRAM COVEY
MR. DONALD HARTT
MRS. MYRNA GREEN
MISS ANN BEATTY
MISS EDNA WILLIAMS MR. KENNETH PAGE MISS CHARLOTTE NELSON
- Jeac i
MRS. ELIZABETH DICKINSON MISS LELA DOBSON MR. HUBERT TURNER
MISS FLORENCE KESTER MR. WILLIAM SLAICHERT MISS RUTH MILLER
MISS OPAL ROBINSON MISS MARY McNALLY MR. MERRITT MELBERG
FifteenMR. EVERETT RITLAND
MISS ROSE ELLIOTT
MISS JEAN MILLER
MR. LAWENCE SIMMERING MR. OLAV TILLER
MR. RICHARD DAY
MISS FLORENCE ADOLPH MR. W ESLEY BARTLETT MISS EDNA W ILCOX
UNDER the guidance of Flor-
ence Adolph, Regina Briant
and Marcia Turner, Ames High
boys and girls explore the realms
of home economics. Arthur
Amundson took Wesley Bartlett’s
place in teaching chemistry and
Ann Beatty teaches first and
second year Spanish and soph-
omore English. Training young
voices in the Girls' Glee Club,
Mixed Chorus and A (’appella
Choir is Edna Bower's job. Frank
Brandt tries to develop eloquent
public speakers besides producing
In her advanced commercial
classes, Madalene Canvin stresses
speed and efficiency. Hiram
Covey divides his time between
commercial law, boys’ physical
education and track. Richard Day
and Jean Miller act as instru-
mental music instructors. Eliza-
beth Dickinson instructs sopho-
mores in English. Teaching sec-
ond year Latin students Caesar
is Rose Elliott’s contribution to
Ames High education.
Eleanor Severson, Lela Dobson,
Mrs. Hubert Turner and Rachael
Evans have served as librarians
this year. Mrs. Myrna Green in-
structs first year commercial stu-
dents. Donald Hartt drills young
enthusiasts in aeronautics, radio
code and physics.
Florence Kester encourages
amateur artists to develop their
talents. Along with serving as
general treasurer, Mary McNally
guides typists and world literature
classes. Merritt Melberg and
Lawrence Simmering serve as
industrial arts and mechanical
drawing instructors. Ruth Miller
divides her time between algebra,
solid geometry and trig.
Besides teaching problems in
written and oral expression and
journalism, Charlotte Nelson is
girls’ advisor. Kenneth Page
teaches the wonders of plane geo-
metry and American government.
Everett Ritland directs voca-
tional guidance, sponsors Ili-Y and
Student Council, teaches Ameri-
can literature and is boys’ advisor.
Opal Robinson keeps girls physi-
cally lit through physical educa-
tion and G. A. A. Bewildered
boys and girls learn the marvels
of circles and lines from William
Olav Tiller serves as head coach
and keeps order in a study hall.
Hubert Turner teaches history and
sociology classes. Edna Wilcox in-
structs America nliterature. Edna
Williams teaches American history
SeventeenMR RAY CUNNINGHAM
Hay Cunningham, general secre-
tary of the V. M. C. A. at Iowa
State college, was our Friendship
Week speaker this year. Friend-
ship Week was held between Feb-
ruary 5 and 8.
The general program included
talks in general assembly each
morning and forums in the after
noon and at night. The forums in-
eluded one for seniors, juniors and
sophomores, boys’ forum, girls’
forum and parents’ forum.
Mr. Cunningham, through his
line understanding of young peo-
ple and his good judgment and ad-
vice. gave us a memorable week,
one which will not soon be for-
DIANA MAGI 1.1.
In competition with 27,000 other
high school students, Diana won
the Pepsi-Cola scholarship contest.
This award gives her a four-year
During high school, Diana was
a member of Library Club, editor
of the Wei), Devotions chairman
on (rirl Reserve Cabinet and assist-
ant editor of the Spirit.
The whole student body wishes
Diana the best of luck in college.
She has shown the high standards
of Ames High in scholastic achieve-
j: fiht ■) iCroSS (Council
THE second year in high school
proved even more successful
than the first for the Junior Red
Cross Council. Composed of one
member popularly elected from
each homeroom in high school, the
council works hand-in-hand with
the Red Cross in Ames.
The first project of the year was
the roll call, in which every mem-
ber of high school pledged some
contribution to the Junior Red
Cross. One hundred per cent this
year, the council topped their goal
with a collection of over $.114.
Before Christmas, the home-
rooms packed Christmas boxes to
be sent overseas by the Red Cross.
These were sent to a locality in
Belgium from which Ames High
received several thank-you notes
written in French.
Some of the council members as-
sisted at the tea in honor of Miss
Ann (ioplerud, former teacher in
Ames schools, who had just return-
ed from overseas where she enter-
tained the armed services. She
presented a program in the audit-
orium to open the Red Cross drive
The last project of the Junior
Red Cross Council was a scrap-
book, the idea of which was form-
ed last year. The book contained
information of the school, the com-
munity, the state and the nation.
Pictures of interest were included
in this book. Plans were made to
send it to the same locality in Bel-
gium where the Christmas pack-
age's were sent.
Mrs. Elizabeth Dickinson spon-
sored the council.
Top Row: Wilson.
E. Taylor, Hin-
son. P. Smith.
Harter. M. Pe-
Lechne r. B.
Ross. N. Arm-
Giese. Jacob, J.
A n d e r s o n. J.
THE voice of the student body
is heard through the Student
Presidents of the eighteen home-
rooms compose this council, so
personnel changes each semester.
One project undertaken this year
was the purchase of a plaque in
memory of Ames High boys who
lost their lives in World War II.
The finished plaque, of solid bronze,
twenty by thirty inches, is to hang
on the south wall of east hall. Stu-
dents contributed generously to
make the campaign for raising the
necessary $275 a success.
One other important project
undertaken by the Student Council
this year was the revision of the
handbook given t all sophomores.
Our Student Council maintained
Open House sponsorship this year
with an equally successful result.
Our homeroom organization is
the basis of our successful student
governing system. It has func-
tioned for nearly two decades. In
the alloted time each morning, the
pupils are encouraged to discuss
student affairs. The Ames High
Student Council is an example of
democracy at work.
Officers first and second semes-
ter were Herb Robbins, Glenn
Minott. presidents; Harold Gas-
kill, John Fenlev, vice-presidents;
Albert Ballard, Mary Powers,
secretaries and Rosalie Robinson,
treasurer. Everett Ritland was
Top Row: D. Larson.
G. Moore. Paul
Gibbs. G. Clark,
Skoono Row: R. Mc-
Farland. M. But-
ler. Robinson. J.
Miller. S. Day. M.
Bottom Row: Gaskill.
Fenle y, Minott.
Mr. Ritland, Rob-
bins. A. Ballard
TwentyTop Row: Murrs,
T. Schultz. Al-
Ski o x i» R o w:
R u s h i n g,
R o t i o m R o w:
niries, Miss Mc-
Nally. E. Smith,
HIGH commendation is de-
served by our hard working
group of student treasurers. In
cooperation with Miss Mary Mc-
Nally, general treasurer and her
assistant, Alita Wunderle, they
have again proven the resource-
fulness of the student body. Har-
riet, the largest single enterprise
undertaken this year, was financed
entirely by this group of budget
wizards. A specific budget was
allowed the production. Checks
had to be signed, countersigned,
and approved for costumes and
property. Books had to be bal-
anced. Much of this was done by
capable Alita Wunderle.
Our financial accounting system
is simple, with money for all activ-
ities in a general checking account.
There is a dual benefit from this;
all activities gain in case of a de-
ficit in some department and there
is more accuracy in accounting.
Another good point is the three-
way check system in writing
requisitions. After the student
has signed them, the sponsor of
that organization attaches his sig-
nature. As a final check, Prin-
cipal Adams signs it. The requi-
sitions then go to Miss McNally,
who writes the checks. This sys-
tem works for the benefit of every-
One outstanding student trea-
surer is Harry Price, who has
worked many hours each week for
three years. He has borne the
title of student treasurer for ath-
letics proudly, making a financial
accounting of all receipts and ex-
FLASHING five-tenths of a sec-
ond from the previous fire
drill record, fire squad established
a new record by emptying the
building of students in forty-seven
and five-tenths seconds.
In addition to conducting fire
drills, the twelve senior, fifteen
junior and twelve sophomore mem-
bers of fire squad were responsible
for eliminating confusion in the
halls. The halls were supervised
each day from 8:30 to 8:45 and
from 12:45 to 1:00 by sophomore
and junior members taking their
turns at this duty every other
week. Senior members had
regular hall duty but did
easionally act as substitutes.
Nominations for lire squad mem-
bers are made by the junior high
school principals. Members are
chosen from these nominations by
the entire fire squad membership.
Fire squad members held a meet-
ing every Thursday noon to discuss
current problems with their spon-
sor, Miss Ruth Miller.
Holland Knight served as fire
chief, John Edwards as assistant
chief and Max Sowers as secretary-
Tor Row: Fitzsimmons, Angle. Murray, Grant. T. Shultz. Harper. Sowers. A. Christenson
Thiki Row: Raines. Aldinger. Bourne, J. Johnson. Rothacker. N. Brown. Borgmeyer, D. I.arson
Second Row: I). Arrasmifh. Mallam, Edwards. Mixon. Miss Miller. Halden, Gore, Allhaugh
Bottom Row: Long, Maney, Alcock, Knight. Akin. A. Ballard. Max Wilhelm
Twenty-Uooeniov'iToi Row: Lantz.
M r. Page. Rob
in son, Wilson
GriDEI) by David Maney, pres-
ident, Jim Smith, vice-pres-
ident. Marjorie Webber, secretary
and Ed Mallam. treasurer, the
Senior Senate planned the senior
week activities. Baccalaureate was
scheduled for May 19 with Father
Steffen of St. Cecelia’s Church as
speaker. The senior picnic was
planned for May 21 at the Coun-
try club. Graduation exercises
took place in the auditorium on
The Senior Senate was in charge
of selling tickets for the senior
class play. An ( el St net. which
financed the senior picnic. The
senate is composed of the six home-
room presidents, a representative
from each homeroom and the four
class officers. Kenneth Page acted
as sponsor for the group, assisted
★ Bud argues against military conscript ion
while Boh. Betsy and Phyl organize their
Ttoenty-fourby Mrs. Myrna Green and Miss
Among the flittering eelebraties
of the class of '46 were Dale Breon,
selected all-state football guard,
Astrid Knutson, who took first
place in piano at tin state music
contest and Diana Magill, winner
of a four-year scholarship award
contest sponsored by the Pepsi-
Cola company. Marian Ohesling,
Paul S jurson and A1 Ballard were
chosen “teacher's pets" at the mid-
year dance. Spirit sweetheart was
Wanda June Smith, with Rosella
O'Neil and Marian hesling as her
Lost to the armed services were
Richard Ross and Jack Marrs,
who joined the Navy. Larry Gus-
ta if son returned to Ames High
after a year in the Army.
Enrolling at Iowa State college
at the end of the first semester
were Bob Norton. Ronald Becker,
Dick Reynolds and John Hansel;
Harold (iaskill entered Ohio Stair
Angel Street, by Patrick Hamil-
ton, was presented by the senior
class on May 3 and 4. The cast
included Margret Wallace as Mrs.
Manningham, Dick Arnold as
Mr. Manningham, Harry Price as
Rough. Phyllis Summers as Eliza-
beth, Dorothy Williams and Ellen
Stock sharing the part of Nancy
and Lew Andrus and Merle Ac-
cola as the policemen.
The auditorium rocked on March
1 when “Rohhin's Goons,'' the
newly organized swing hand under
the direction of Herb Robbins,
presented an assembly of popular
Through lots of hard work and
lots of good times, the seniors of
'46 emerge as confident, ambitious
young adults, facing the world of
Twenty-fiveACCOLA. ML RLE: Ili-Y 3; from Slater; Band 3:
Orchestra 3 . . . AKIN, CHARLES: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Home-
room activity director 3; Fire Squad 2-3; Spirit staff 3;
Varsity football 3; Varsity track 2-3; Varsity basket-
ball 3 . . .
ALCOCK. RICHARD: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Homeroom pres-
ident 1; activity director 2: Student Council 1; Mixed
Chorus 1; Boys' Glee Club 1; Fire Squad 1-2-3; Choir
2; .Junior Executive Council; Varsity track 1-2-3 . . .
ALLEN, JUANITA : G. R. 1-2-3 ...
ANDRI S, LEW: Hi-Y 1-2-3; cabinet 2-3: Homeroom
activity director 1; Dramatic Club 1-2-3; .Junior Class
Play; Youth Center Council 3 . . . ANDERSON,
JOYCE: G. R. 1-2-3: Dramatic Club 1; Pep Club 1-2;
Junior Red Cross representative 3 . . .
ARMSTRONG, NORVAL: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Homeroom
vice-president 2; president 2: Student Council 2: treas-
urer 2; Band 1-2-3; Orchestra 1-2-3; president 3: Junior
Red Cross representative 2; Varsity track 1-2-3 . . .
ARNOLD. RICHARD: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Dramatic Club
1-2-3; president 3; Junior Class Play; Senior Class
Play . . .
ARNOLD. STANLEY: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Fire Squad 1-2-3
. . . BALLARD, ALBERT: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Mixed Chorus
1-2-3: Choir 2; Bovs' Glee Club 1 ; Homeroom president
3; Student Council 3: secretary 3: Senior Senate; Var-
sity Club president 3: Fire Squad 1-2-3: Varsity foot-
ball 2-3; Varsity basketball 2-3: Varsity track 1-2-3 . . .
BAPPE. ROBERT: lli-Y 1-2-3; Varsity football 3 . . .
BATES. ARNOLD: Ili-Y 1-2-3: Varsity track 2 . . .
BECKER. RONALD: Il'i-Y 1-2-3; Dramatic Club 1
. . . BERG. PAULINE: G. R. 1-2-3 . . .
-BERG ESOX, RICHARD: Ili-Y 3; moved from Story
City . . . BER1IOW. RICHARD: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Mixed
Chorus 3: Homeroom activity director 2 . . .
BRADISH, JOHN: Ili-Y 1-2-3: Junior Red Cross
representative 2-3 . . . BRAI N, ROGER: Hi-Y 1-2-3;
Boys’ Glee Club 2; Mixed Chorus 2-3 . . ,
BE ETNA LL. MILDRED: G. R. 1-2-3; president 3;
(Iiris’ Glee Club 1-2: secretary 2; Choir 2-3: Homeroom
president 1-2: secretary 3; Student Council 2-3; Spirit
staff 2-3; Pep Club 1-2-3; (1. A. A. 1-2: Youth ( Voter
Council 3 . . . BREON. DALE: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Senior
Senate: Varsity football 2-3: captain 3; Varsity Club
secretary 3 .. .
BROWN. IMOOEXE: G. R. 1-2-3; representative 3:
Band 1-2-3; librarian 2: Orchestra 1-2-3 . . . BROWN,
ROBERT: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Band 1-2-3; president 3; Or-
chestra 1-2-3 . . .
BI’RXHAM, WILMA: (I. R. 2-3: moved from Slater
. . . CALDWELL, NANCE: G. R. 1-2-3: representa-
tive 2; cabinet 3: Choir 2-3; Girls Glee Club 1-2; G. A. A.
1-2: Homeroom secretary 3; Pep (Tub 3 . . .
CHASE. ELINOR: G. R. 1-2-3; Orchestra 1-2-3: sec-
retary-treasurer 3; Spirit staff 3 . . . CHESLIXG,
MARIAN: G. R. 1-2-3: cabinet 2; president 3; Home-
room activity director. 1; G. A. A. 1-2; Dramatic Club
1-2-3; Junior Class Play; Spirit staff 1-2-3; Pep Club
1-2-3: Youth Center Council 2 , . .
CHRISTOFFERSON, FLOYD: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Dramatic
Club 1-2: Mixed Chorus 3 . . . CLEMENS, PATRICIA :
G. R. 1-2-3: Dramatic Club 1; Junior Red Cross repre-
sentative 1-2; Library Club 3 . . .
Twenty-sevenCOX, MANY : 0. R. 1-2-3; representative- 2 . .. DAVIS,
MARVIN: Hi-Y 1-2-3 ; Cheer Squad 3 . . .
DKMJV. CHARLES: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Band 1-2-3; Choir
1-2-3; Homeroom activity director 2: Youth Center
Council 2-3; .1 unior Class Play . . . DUVALL,
GEORGE: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Homeroom president 2: Student
Council 2; Varsity tennis 1-2; Varsity football 2; Var-
sity basketball 2 . . .
EI) Y A RDS, JOHN: Hi-Y 1 -2-3 ; I lomeroom secretary
1; vice-president 2; Fire Squad 2-3: Varsity football
2-3 . . . ELLSWORTH. ARLENE: G. R. 1-2-3: repre-
sentative 3: Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3; Mixed Chorus 1-2-3
ERICKSON. HAROLD: Hi-Y 3: moved from North
Grant . . . EKSLAND. JOANNE: G. R. 1-2-3; cabinet
2; Girls' Glee Club 1 ; Dramatic Club 1 : Debate Club 1:
Pep Club 2; Homeroom secretary 1 . . .
EVERETT, BUD: Hi-Y 2-3: Mixed Chorus 3: Home-
room vice-president 3; Varsity track 2-3; moved from
Sioux Falls. South Dakota . . . FENLEY, JOHN: Hi-Y
1-2-3; Homeroom vice-president 1; president 3; Student
Council 3: Senior Senate: Varsity track 2-3: Varsity
football 3: Varsity basketball 2-3 . . .
FINCH. BETTY: G. R. 1-2-3 . . . FITCH. DAVID:
Homeroom vice-president 3; Debate Club 1; Mixed
Chorus 3; Spirit staff 3 . . .
FIT , ROBERT: Hi-Y 1-2-3 . . . FOWLER, JANE:
G. R. 1-2-3: cabinet 3; Girls’ Glee Club 1-2: Mixed
Chorus 2; Pep Club 3 . . .
Ticcntfi-' iyhtG A SKILL, HAROLD: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Homeroom vice-
president 1; president 3; Student Council 3; viee-pres-
ident 3; Debate Club 1; Spirit staff 2; Dramatic Club
1-2: Junior Class Play . . . Cl BPS. PA I LI NR: O. R.
1-2-3; Dramatic Club 1-2-3: Junior Class Play; Home
room secretary 2; G. A. A. 1-2-3 . . .
GFTMANN, JACK: lli-Y 1-2-3: Mixed Chorus 3;
Dramatic Club 1; Homeroom secretary 2; activity di-
Senate . . HAMMOND, NORMA:
G. K. 1-2-3: cabinet 2; Mixed Chorus 2: vice-president
2: Girls' Glee Club 1-2; vice-president 1: Homeroom
vice-president 1; Spirit staff 2: Pep Club 2-3; vice-
president 3 . . .
HANGER, KENNETH: Hi-Y 1-2-3: cabinet 3: Home-
room vice-president 2 . . . HANSEL, JOHN: Hi-Y
1-2-3: Spirit staff 2 . . .
HARLAN, JEAN: G. R. 1-2-3; cabinet 3: Spirit staff
3; Dramatic Club 1-2; Homeroom president 1: Student
Council 1; Pep Club 3 . . . HARRISON, FRED: Hi-Y
1-2-3 . . .
HINES, ROBERT: Hi-Y 1-2-3 . . . MIXON. RAY:
Hi-Y 1-2-3: Fire Squad 2-3: Debate Club 1; Spirit
staff 3; Homeroom activity director 3 . . .
HOOKER. JOHN: Hi-Y 1-2-3 . . . HORN, JIM: Hi-Y
1-2-3: Choir 1-2-3; president 3; Cubs’ Club 1-2: Spirit
staff 3; Boys’ Glee Club 1 . . .
HOTCHKISS. DONALD: Hi-Y 2-3; Band 2-3; Or-
chestra 2-3: Mixed Chorus 2; Choir 3; Homeroom acti-
vity director 3: Varsity track 2-3: moved from Napier
. . . HI’KILL, VIRGINIA: G. R. 1-2-3: representative
2: Cubs' Club 2; Homeroom secretary 1-2; vice-pres-
ident 2; Pep Club 3 . . .
Twenty-nine r iiIRYJNG. ROBERTA: 1. If. 1-2-3; representative 2;
Dramatic Clui» 1 . . . JOANN IDES. DOKOTIIV: 0. K.
1-2-3; cabinet 3; Mixed Chorus 1 ; Choir 1-2-3; librarian
2; secretary 3; Homeroom secretary 2 . . .
JOHNS. GLORIA :G. R. 1-2-3 ... JOHNSON. LEOKA:
G. R. 1-2-3 . . .
JOHNSON, LOIS: 0. R. 1-2-3; representative 3:
0. A. A. 3; cabinet 3; Homeroom vice-president 3 . . .
JONOALL, BETTY: G. R. 1-2-3 . . .
KAIEEMAN, RlTli: G. R. 1-2-3: Choir 3; Girls’
Glee Club 1-2 . . . KILBORN, KITH: G. R. 3; repre-
sentative 3; moved from Boone . . .
KNIGHT, HOLLAND: Ili-Y 1-2-3: cabinet 2: Home
room president 1; Student Council 1 ; Junior Executive
Council: Junior Class president; Youth Center Council
2: Eire Squad 1-2-3: chief 3; Varsity football 3: Yar-
sitv track 1-2-3: Yarsitv basketball 2-3; captain 3 . . .
KNUTSON, ASTR1D: G. R. 2-3: cabinet 3; Home-
room secretary 3: Choir 2-3; Band 2-3: Orchestra 2-3:
Dramatic Club 2: G. A. A. 3; Library Club . . .
1 NDE. GEORGE: Hi-Y 1-2-3 . . . LANTZ. DAVID:
Hi-Y 1-2-3: Boys’ Glee Club 1; Dramatic Club 1: Mix-
ed Chorus 1; Choir 2-3; Spirit staff 2-3; Varsity golf
2-3 . . .
LARSON, JEANNE: G. K. 2-3; cabinet 3; Mixed
Chorus 2; librarian 2; Choir 3; Homeroom secretary 2:
G. A. A. 2-3; president 3; Bep Club 3; Spirit staff’ 3:
moved from Slater . . . LONG. ROBERT: lli-Y 1-2-3;
Dramatic Club 1-2-3; Junior Class Play: Spirit staff’ 3;
Cubs’ Club 2: Eire Squad 1-2-3; Homeroom activity
director 1; vice-president 2; Varsity track 2-3 . . .
McELYKA, .JOAN: G. K. 1-2:5: cabinet 3; Mixed
Chorus 2; Ciris' Glee Club 1-2; Choir 3; Cubs' Club 2;
Pep Club 2-2: Homeroom vice-president 2-3; Spirit stall'
3 ... McKinley, mae.jokik: c. r. 1-2-3 ...
MAG ILL, DIANA: G. K. 1-2-3; cabinet 3: Library
Club 1-2-3: Spirit staff 3 . . . MALL AM. EDWARD:
Hi-Y 1-2-3; Mixed Chorus 1: Choir 2-3: robekoepcr 3;
Student Council 2: Homeroom president 2: Fire Squad
1-2-3 . . .
MANKY. DAVID: Ili-Y 1-2-3; cabinet, vice-president
1- 2; Homeroom vice-president 1: activity director 2:
president 2: Student Council 2: Spirit staff 2; Senior
Senate: Senior Class president; Fire Squad 1-2-3: Var-
sity track 1-2-3; Varsity football 3; Varsity basketball
3 . . . MARKS, .JACK: Hi-Y 1-2-3; cabinet, treasurer
2- 3; Choir 2-3; Mixed Chorus 1; Homeroom president
1; activity director 2: Student Council 1 : .Junior Class
Play; .Junior Executive Council . . .
MASON. BENJAMIN: Hi-Y 1-2-3: Varsity track 1-2-3
. . . MATHER, RICHARD: Hi-Y 1-2-3 ....
MATHEWS. KATHERINE: G. R. 2-3: Girls Gle«
Club 2: Band 2; G. A. A. 2-3: moved from Yates City.
Illinois . . . MILLER. LOIS: G. R. 1-2-3: representa-
tives; G. A. A. 1-2: Library Club 2-3: Cubs’ Club 1 . . .
MI.NoTT, GLENN: lli-Y 1-2-3; Homeroom president
3: Student Council, president 3; Senior Senate . . .
MORRIS. WALTER: Hi-Y 1-2-3: Debate Club 1.
Homeroom secretary 1: activity director 2 . . .
MORRISON. BETTE: G. R. 1-2-3; representative 3
. . . MFELLER. MARILYN: G. R. 1-2-3; cabinet 3;
Orchestra 1: Homeroom activity director 1; Pep Club
2-3; G. A. A. 1-2-3; Spirit staff 3 . . .
Thivtu-onrMFRPIIY, GERALD: Hi-V 3; Varsity basketball 3;
Varsity golf 3; moved from Dodge City, Kansas . . .
NASS, EDWIN: Ili-Y 1-2-3; Homeroom vice-president
NEFF, MARIAN: G. R. 1-2-3: cabinet 3; Choir 3:
Dramatic Club 3; Homeroom secretary 1-2; Pep Club
2-3; president 3; Cheer Squad 1 . . . NELSON.
STANLEY: Ili-Y 3; moved from Stanhope . . .
NOLTA. YVONNE: G. R. 1-2-3: representative 3;
Dramatic Club 1-2 . . . NORTON. ROBERT: Hi-V
1- 2-3; Boys’ Glee Club 1; Mixed Chorus 1: Spirit staff
2- 3; Junior (’lass Play . . .
NOWLIN. PATRICIA: G. R. 1-2-3; Homeroom secre-
tary 1: activity director 1; Cheer Squad 2; Library
Club 2-3: Pep Club 3 . . . ODELL. JANE: G. R. 1-2-3:
Dramatic Club 1-2-3; G. A. A. 1-2-3, council 3: Spirit
staff 2-3 . . .
OLSON. RAMONA: G. R. 2-3: representative 2; Libra-
ry Club 2-3; Homeroom secretary 3; Pep Club 3 : moved
from North Grant . . . OLSON. DEAN: Hi-V 2-3:
moved from North Grant . . .
O’NEIL. ROSELLA: G. R. 1-2-3; secretary 3; cabinet
2-3; Homeroom secretary 1; Girls’ Glee (Tub 1; Pep
Club 1-2-3 . . . OVERLAND. KAREN: G. R. 1-2-3:
representative 3; G. A. A. 2-3 . . .
PARSONS. BARBARA: G. R. 3; moved from Crestpn
. . . PAVER. DONALD: Hi-V 2-3; moved from Kansas
City. Missouri . . .
Thirty-twoPERRY, ROBERT: Ili-V 1-2-3 . . . PETERSON
DONALD: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Dramatic Club
PETERSON. MARY LOU: 0. R. 1-2-3; Dramatic Ulub
1-2; Junior Bed Dross representative 3 . . . POWERS,
SALLY: G. R. 2-3: Girls Glee Club 2-3; Pep Club 3
PRATHER, MARY VIRGINIA: G. R. 1-2-3...
PREIIM. DARLENE: G. R. 1-2-3; Girls Glee Club
1-2; Mixed Chorus 2 . . .
PRICE, IIAROLD: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Dramatic Club 1-2-3;
Homeroom activity director 2; Junior Class Play; Sen-
ior Class Play; Athletics treasurer 1-2-3 . . . PYLE.
JANE: G. R. 2-3: cabinet 3: Spirit stall 3: editor 3;
Junior Red Cross representative 2: Homeroom secre-
tary 2 : Pep Club 3; moved from Port Sill, Oklahoma . - .
RASMUSSEN. FLORENCE: G. R. 1-2-3 . . . RAS-
MUSSEN. MARY: G. R. 1-2-3: Mixed Chorus 1 : Choir
1; Band 1 .. .
RAY, MARLOWE: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Homeroom activity
director 1; Yarsitv track 2-3; Varsitv Club vice-pres-
ident 2 . . . REYNOLDS. RICHARD: Hi-Y 1-2-3;
Homeroom activity director 2: Band 1-2: Orchestra
1-2; vice-president 2; Mixed Chorus 1; Choir 2: Spirit
staff 2 . . .
ROBBINS, HERBERT: Hi-Y 2-3; Choir 3; Band 2-3;
Homeroom president 3; Student Council 3; president
3; Fire Squad 2; Senior Senate; Junior Class vice-
president; Varsity football 3 . . . ROBINSON. ROS-
ALIE: G. R. 1-2-3; cabinet 3; Dramatic Club 1-2;
Homeroom vice-president 1; secretary 2; president 3;
Student Council 3: treasurer 3; Spirit staff 2-3; Cubs’
Club 1-2; president 2; Senior Senate; Junior Executive
Council; G. A. A. 1; Library Club 2-3; president 3;
Pep Club 2-3 . . .
ROSS. BETSY: G. Ii. 1-2-3; Debate Club 1; Dramatic
Club 1-2-3; Junior Class Play . . . RUDE. EUGENE:
Ili-V 1-2-3 . . .
SANDMAN, MAVIS: G. R. 2-3: moved here from
Cresco . . . SCHANCHE, DOROTHY: G. R. 1-2-3;
cabinet 3; Choir 2-3; Dramatic Club 1 : Homeroom acti-
vity director 1-2; Pep Club 2-3 . . .
SCHMALZRIEI). DONALD: Hi-Y 3: Junior Red
Cross representative 3; moved from Burlington . . .
SCHMIDT. MALCOLM: Hi-Y 1-2-3: Homeroom pres-
ident 1-2: Student Council 1-2: Spirit staff 2; Varsity
Club vice-president 3; Varsity track 1-2-3: Varsity foot-
ball 2 . . .
SCOTT. RONALD: Hi-Y 1-2-3 . . . SJCRSON. PAI L:
Hi-Y 1-2-3: president 2-3: Band 1-2-3: Orchestra 1-2-3;
Choir 1-2-3; Homeroom activity director 1: president
1-2: Student Council 1-2: Varsity football 3: Varsity
basketball 2-3; Varsity tennis 2-3 . . .
SMITH. ELIZABETH: G. R. 1-2-3: cabinet 3; Girls’
Glee Club 1-2: librarian 2; Homeroom vice-president 1:
G. A A. 1-2: Pep Club 2-3: treasurer 3 . . . SMITH.
JAMES: Hi-Y 1-2-3; cabinet 2-3; Choir 1-2-3: Home-
room president 1-2 ; secretary 3; Fire Squad 1-2-3: Sen-
ior Senate: Senior Class vice-president: Varsity foot-
ball 3 ...
SMITH. MARVIN: Ili-Y 1-2-3: Choir 1-2-3; Home-
room secretary 1-2 . . . SMITH. WANDA JUNE: G. R.
3: cabinet 3; Mixed Chorus 3: Girls' Glee Club 3; Sen-
ior Senate; Cheer Squad 3; Pep Club 3; moved here
from Santa Barbara. California . . .
SToAKS. PHYLLIS: G. R. 1-2-3; representative 2?
G. A. A. 1-2-3 . . . STOCK. ELLEN: G. R. 1-2-3;
Dramatic Club 1-2-3: vice-president 3; Senior Class
Play; G. A. A. 1-2-3; vice-president 3; Orchestra 1-2-3
Thirty-fourSIMM MRS, PHYLLIS: (I. R. 1-2-3; cabinet 3; Dra-
matic Club 1-2-3; Senior Class Play; Spirit staff 2,
ubs Club 1-2: G. A. A. 2-3 . . SW NS N ROBERT:
Hi-Y 1-2-3 ; Panel 1 . . .
TAYLOR. ELSIE MARIK: (I. R. 1-2-3; representative
3; Rand majorette 1-2-3; Library Club 3; Junior Red
Cross representative 3: (I. A. A. 2-3 . . . Till ML. PRES-
TON: Hi-Y 1-2-3; representative 3; Homeroom vice-
president 2 . . .
CLLESTAD. DONALD: Hi-Y 1-2-3; Band 1-2-3?
Homeroom vice-president 3; Youth Center Council 3;
Varsity football 2-3 . . . WALLACE. KEITH: Hi-Y
1-2-3; Debate Club 1 . . .
WALLACE. MVRGRBT: (1. R. 1-2-3; cabinet 3;
Ciris' Cie»- Club 12: Dramatic Club 1-2-3: Senior Class
Play; Cubs Club 1-2: Library Club 1-2-3 .. . WARREN.
ALEXE: G. R. 1-2-3 . . .
WEBB, LILLIAN: G. R. 1-2-3; G. A. A. 1-2 . . . WEB-
BER. MARGERY: C. R. 1-2-3: cabinet 3; Girls’ (dec
Club 1-2; Dramatic Club 1 : Senior Senate; Senior Class
Secretary; Homeroom secretary 1; Pep Club 1-2-3 . . .
WEBER. BARBARA: G. R. 1-2-3; cabinet 3; Mixed
Chorus 3; (Jills’ Glee Club 1-2; Dramatic Club 1-2;
Homeroom vice-president 1: president 2; Cubs’ Club
1-2: treasurer 2: Student Council 2; Pep Club 3 . . .
WEFOLD. DAVID: Hi-Y 3; moved here from Little-
folk. Minnesota . . .
WETTLELAXP. CONSTANCE: G. R. 1-2-3...
WHEELOCK. PATRICIA: G. R. 1-2-3 . . .
Thirty-fiveWHITE, AH BA : 0. R. 1-2-3; Dramatic Club 1-2-3;
Junior Class Play; Cheer Squad 1-2 . . .
WILHELM. MAX: Hi-Y 1-2-3: Homeroom activity
director 1; president 2; Student Council 2: Fire Squad
1-2-3; Concert Band 1-2-3; Band 1; Senior Senate;
Varsity football 2-3: Varsity basketball 3 . . .
WILCOX, EVELYN: fJ. K. 1-2-3: representative 3:
G. A. A. 1; Girls’ Glee Club 1-2; Choir 1-2-3 . . .
WILLIAMS. DOROTHY: U. R. 3: Dramatic Club 3;
Senior Class Play; moved from Los Gatos. California . . .
WILSON. DI ANE: Ili-Y 1-2-3; Homeroom activ-
ity director 2; vice-president 3; Senior Senate . . .
THOMAS. YELYA: G. R. 1-2-3 . . .
WRIGHT. BARBARA: G. R. 1-2-3; representative 2;
Cubs' Club 1-2: Orchestra 1-2: Band 1-2-3; treasurer
2-3; Girls' Glee Club 1-2: Choir 2-3 . . . WUNDERLE,
ALITA: G. R. 1-2-3; cabinet 3; Glee Club 1-2; Home-
room activity director 3; Junior Executive Council:
Junior Class treasurer: G. A. A. 1-2-3: Junior Red
Cross representative 2: secretary 2: Assistant General
treasurer 2-3 . . .
ZKNOR. WARREN: Ili-Y 1-2-3: Band 1-2-3 . . .
ZOKLLNER. MERCIER: Ili-Y 1-2-3 . . .
Not pictured . . . GI'STAFSON. LARRY: Hi-Y 1-3 . . .
MANNSCHRECK: Hi Y 1-2-3; Mixed Chorus 3 . . .
TERRONES, TONY: Hi-Y 1-2-3: Dramatic Club 1;
Mixed Chorus 3 . . .
erclaidmen' I 'II I S was a banner year for
the eleventli grade of 1945-46
at the beginning of the atomic age.
One of the first events of the year
was the Ili-Y junior fireside at
Lynn Fuhrer Lodge. As usual,
not many had thought to bring
flashlights, so the gauntlet of ruts,
gully-edged twists in the path, and
brushes with ambushing early-
comers had to be run in darkness.
Still, it was worth bearing the pit-
falls of the trip to hear Mr. W illis'
humorous talk of pitfalls of a more
abstract sense—the shortcomings
There were some projects under
the capable direction of Miss Edna
Williams and assisted by Hob Mc-
Farland, Phyllis Eschbach, Mary
McCormick. Lyla Day, Jean Jones.
Bobby I Ionsinger and Shirley Car-
ter. One, with Tod Schulz as its
chairman, was the junior class
waste paper pick-up. The second,
the Hard Times Party, held in the
study ball, ushered in Hallowe'en
with the customary spooks, crepe
paper, and burying teachers in
At the beginning of the second
semester, the effect of Mr. Frank
Brandt’s excellent direction was
displayed in the junior class
comedy play. Pe w Is All, with its
setting a tidy Pennsylvania Dutch
kitchen. The cast included Nor-
man Jackson as a dictotorial
father, Margaret Fowler. Frank
Malden and Josephine McCann as
his subservient family, Lyla Day
as a gossipy neighbor and Bob
Walker as the state trooper. The
cast mastered The difficult dialect
Top Row: Aldinger.
Botiom Row: Edgar.
er. J. Jones, Thor-
Thirty-cif ht★ How to win friends and influence,
★ Ames High beauties
of the Dutch Mennonite sect to
present a thoroughly enjoyable
play the nights of February 15
Returning to Ames High to en-
roll as a junior after two years in
the Marine corps was Lyle Stoops.
The junior executive council was
composed of Bruce Gore, pres-
ident, Jean Jones, vice-president,
Bobby Ilonsinger, secretary, arl
Aidinger, treasurer, Robert Bourg-
meyer, Margaret Edgar, Phyllis
Soreghan, Virginia Thorburn and
The last and most important so-
cial event on the school calendar
was the Junior-Senior Frolic ar-
ranged by the juniors for the grad-
uates. Because a movie was in-
cluded besides dancing as enter-
tainment. the stag line probably
was not as long this year as for-
The gymnasium was bedecked
with largo silhouettes depicting the
twelve months in proper order and
grouped with the proper seasons.
An extra-special silhouette fading
in and out as it revolved above
the orchestra outlined a dancing
couple. From the rafters hung a
moon and stars.
In general, this year was not so
much different from any other
junior year. Neither the war nor
the war’s end had changed the
fundamental class spirit which will
continue as long as there is an
Ames 11 igli. The juniors are ready
to step into the places left for
them by the class of ’46.
Th irf ,7-nin«rTor Row: Allbaugh. Bloni. Christianson, N. Brown, Bourne, Bechtel, Borgmeyer
Sscond Row: R. Anderson, R. Arrasmith. Beard, Kleanor Breckenridge, Esther Breckenridge.
Bottom Row: Blanchard. Chambers, Barnett. S. Carter. Butler. V. Ballard. Alexander
Tor Row: Cody, Dodd. DeLaHunt. Egemo. P. Ecker, R. Daley. Elwell
Skoono Row: Dietz, R. Clapp. J. Daine, Dryer. Daugherty, Cleary. Cook. Edmand
Bottom Row: Craig, L. Day. M. Clark, C. Davis. Coe. D. Clapp. Dyas
ASII I NO Stan De La Hunt
was always dashing some-
where. Sometimes it was drib-
bling down the floor with a basket-
ball: sometimes it was dashing out
to the track field to throw the dis-
eiis another 149 feet. Or maybe it
was dashing to the second year
Latin class to see a tall sophomore.
Or maybe it was just to learn that
all Haul was divided into three
IA T the junior fireside in Oetoh-
or. the junior hoys forgot to
earrv flashlights and stumbled over
roots and gullys in tlie path to
Lynn Fuhrer Lodge. After they
got there, they heard a humorous
talk by Mr. Willis. An exerpt from
this talk was, “All yon talk about
is vemun. If you like de venmn
so much, vhy didn't you bring deni
along?" None of the boys had an
answer to this.
To» Row: Grinstead. Mainer. Hartt, Malden, Hegland, Ernst. J. Taylor. Hiippaka. H. Vore
Second Row: Emery, Harper, O. Hines. P. Fitch. M. Fowler. Gore. Green. M. Mines
Bottom Row: Ferguson, Flogstad. G. Gould, Gross. Eschbach, J. Gould, Hanson
Top Row: Harris Jensen, Jackson. T. King, Howard Jensen. Kooser, House, C. Holland. Lake
Second Row: E. Johnson. M. Larson. Kyle. Honsinger. Jacob. A. Hotchkiss, M. Iverson. Knight
Bottom Row: Kershner, J. Larsen, Jones. E. Johns, Inman, Knuths, L. Knutson
Tlll junior Hass play. I9n m s
All was presented in February
and was a hig success, although for
a minute most of the cast didn’t
think it would he so successful.
Mama Aukamp, alias Margaret
Fowler, discovered the most im-
portant prop, the telephone, was
gone just as her line came up.
She quickly adlihbed, “Oeb, in
her room Emma must he,” and
Frank came in later with the phone.
Top Row: McNutt. O. Moore, Meek. Munn, Molleston, I). Miller. McNeil. C. Litchfield
Sk.com» How: Martin. Lawlor, McClure, M. Myers. Morford, J. McDonald. Morris. R. McFarland
Bottom How: J. Murphy. Lodden. McCann, D. Litchfield. Netcott. V. Miller. Livingston
Tor How: Parish. Rorabaugh, Polhemus, Shipley. W. Smith. P. Severson. Rothacker. Sowers
Skco.ni» Row: Parriott, Q. Smith, Nicholson, Nichols, M. Powers, T. Shultz. W. Peterson. Sevde
Bottom Row; Pierson. Rushing, I). Severson, E. Shultz. P. Smith. C. Olsan, Soreghan
Forty-tiooTop Row: Thurmond. W. Stephenson. Tweet, K. Taylor. Vifquain, Wyatt. Stahl
Second Row: J. Terrenes. Uhl. R. Taylor. Switzer, Townsend, Walker. Turner
Bottom Row: M. Wilhelm. Westervelt. Wilson. Youmans, R. Stock. Thorburn, I). Taylor
Top Row: Beeman, Bowers. Barnes. Angle. Amine. Beam. Aikman, M. Bell
Second Row: Arney. J. Bappe. Abbott. Bloomberg. Beckley. Behling, W. Burnham, Amundson
Bottom Row: Altemeier. S. Arrasmith. M. Armstrong, Burton.. Barnard. Bennett. Bliss
Sop It o mores
OPHOMORE homeroom 110
won the scrub championship
in boys' intramural basketball.
Was it because Mr. Slaicbert was
in charge of intramurals or because
there were plays mapped out on
the blackboard when the first per-
iod geometry classes walked in ?
Maybe it was because Bob Roze-
boom. Bill Gaessler, John Slices-
ley, Wayne Town, Hubert Bowers,
and W. (’-rosier were on the team.
Toi Row: A. Christensen, B. Clark. G. Carter. G. Clark, D. Den by, Eggert. Crosley
Skconi» Row: Diehl, H. Clemens, R. Davis. Dickinson, V. Daine, D. Clark. Corbin
Bottom Row: Chivers. Corbin. Conroy, Crawford. S. Day. P. Ecker. Esry
Toi Row: Fitzsimmons. Paul Gibbs, R. Henry, Harestead, Garfield. R. Hansel. Hagen. Gaessler
Skcom) Row: Grant. Henneman, Haveman. Hinrichson, Gulliver. Freel. K. Gord
Bottom Row: K. Gord, Hall. Hatnann. Giese, Holmes, Hoff. Ethington
()NJ)KR of all wonders!
The 194(j sophomore class is
reputed to have more jalopies even
than pre-war sophomore classes.
Most famous is Hud Ross’s, which
suffered through eight flat tires on
the way home from Des Moines
after getting repair parts. Van
Iloller had the other famous one.
It was way late in spring before
he had to ride the bus home from
I'ot t y’ ourTHIS year’s sophomore girls
are braver than ever before.
Subjected to the questionable prac-
tice of dessection, none screamed,
none fainted, none even felt woozy.
Some of the braver, or more sadis-
tic ones, saved an eyeball (or hard-
ened vitreous humor) for good
luck. No spectacular results have
as yet been recorded on the annals
of the sophomore class history but
the gals arc still trying.
oh omo re 6
Tor Row: Holi. J. Johnson. Kelly, Koch. S. Holland. Holler, H. Kaurtman, K. King
Second Row: R. Johns. W. Hukill. Lechner, P. Larsen, Knudson. R. Iverson, Kirwin. I). Larson
Bottom Row: Honk. Klockentager. D. Johnson. Audrey Knutson. Ku'.ow, A. Johnson. Lande
Top Row: R. Mvers. McKinley. McCarty, Munson. Murray. D. Moore. Morgan, Nelson
Second Row: L. Litchfield. McKean, Matson. N. McDonald. N. Neff, Nutty. J. Miller. N. Moore
Bottom Row: Malmberg, Matters, B. Peterson. Lilian!. Merrill. Maitland. M. McFarland
Forty-fiveRED and blue seemed to be
the favorite colors of the
sophomores this year. Several
Cushman’s and their owners were
very popular among the college
students. Bill “Gesy” Gaessler
made many trips to tin college
after friends who had forgotten or
lost or completed the use of their
bus tickets for that month. George
Peterson thrilled the girls by giv-
ing them rides.
o mo red
Top Row: Spangler. Puffet. Schaffer, Rozeboom. J. Prather. G. Peterson. Schreck
Skconh Row: Ringgenberg, Selzer. Sorenson. Pierre. B. Ross. Plagman. Sheesley. D. Ross
Bottom Row: Rynkiewitz, M. Ross. Roir .e, Rarnsey. Read. Sills. Robertson
Top Row: N. Zenor, Throckmorton. Stewart. Taft. Steele. J. Wallace, Wvmore. Young
Si.com» Row: Winfrey. Sweeny, R. Vore, IV1. Taylor, Wand. V. Stevenson. J. Wlieelock. Town
Bottom Row: Thomason. Wessel. Valline. Weiser, A. Thomas. Speck. Stover
Fortfi-.iix• Leaving school
never fails to
★ Sophomore gals
★ Is that a snowball?
OX A mild September day, a
bewildered sophomore class
wandered into the halls of Ames
High with all expectation of living
up to a high goal set before them.
Now at tin end of the year, they
have partly proved themselves
capable of this job. The rest will
be done in the next two years.
To start them on their success-
ful career, they elected Sylvia
Day, Darrell Moore, George Clark,
Janet Miller, Paul Gibbs, and
David Larson as homeroom pres-
idents for the first semester. Sec-
ond semester representatives to the
student council were Nancy Neff.
Wayne Town, Mary Pierre. John
Angle, Dave Murray and Bob
Although there were no out-
standing persons, many sopho-
mores made a good start. Appear-
ing in the Dramatic Club produc-
tion of llfiniet were Dave Larson,
George Clark, Adel Throckmorton,
Bob Amine, Bill Burnham. Don
Beam, Richard Schreck, Wayne
Spangler and others working on
Forty-seven★ Tub and Joyce
★ Joan. Mary and Rosalie
★ John. Chuck and Bill
★ dies and JaneSpirit
PLENTY of hard work was in
store for the Spirit staff this
year. Operating without the help
of a regular sponsor, the staff
worked mostly after school and
Spirit contracts were issued for
students to sign and turn in be-
fore November 1. Jeanne Harlan
and her assistants I nice Wore and
Margaret Edgar worked in the
morning, at noon and after school
writing receipts and tiling the
Hob Long, Mary Lou I Sutler and
Jack Nicholson advertised the
Spirit over the sound system.
The advertising staff, composed
of Nancy Wilson, Hay Mixon. Nor-
man l»rown, Jean Jones, Frank
Malden. Margaret Fowler and
★ Jane and Diana edit
★ Featuring Mil and Alice
★ Good sales talk. Bob and Jack!
★ Athletics with Chuck and Ches
★ Art work: Dulcie and Elinor
★ Phyl and Tod take it all in
★ Money, Money, Money
★ Class editors
★ Keith and Jim but no
Shirley (’arter, and headed by
Dave Fitch brought in extra ad-
The effects of war were still felt,
however, when the book had to be
printed on a little different stork
and delays were unavoidable.
The art work was done by Dul-
cie Severson and Elinor (’base
and the photographic work done
by Dave Lantz, Ted Grinsted and
Writing furiously on copy
were Milly Bretnall, Chuck Akin.
Alice Ferguson. Marian Chesting,
Jeanne Larson, Kenneth Hartt,
Frank McNutt, Rosalie Robinson,
and Janet Miller.
Copyreader Jane Odell, typists
Keith Wallace and Jim Born, and
proofreaders’ Marilyn Mueller and
Joan MrElyea got to work when
the copy was turned in and most
of their worries were over when
the book went to press.
Jane Pyle and her assistant
editors, Diana Magill and Mary
Powers, supervised the work.
Sponsors this year were Wesley
Bartlett and Arthur Amundson.
Fifty-oneFRANTIC tearing of hair, biting
of fingernails and wild dashing
through the halls identifies a jour-
nalism class member on Monday
as he tries to finish typing his story,
get Miss Charlotte Nelson’s okay
on it and hand it in. These aspiring
journalists have a dead-line to meet
and the future of the paper depends
on meeting that zero hour.
The members of the journalism
class, which is a regular course in
the curriculum, are known as the
Wkb staff. Under the direction of
Miss Nelson they are responsible
for writing and editing the .1m ex
lliyh TIYr 7 7!’eh which appears
every Wednesday as a page of the
.1m ex Daily Tribune.
Staff positions are appointed by
Miss Nelson. The only students
eligible to enter journalism class
are seniors with above average
grades in Knglish.
'The first semester journalists
made a creditable showing for
themselves this year. Their par-
ticipation in a tuberculosis drive
contest won them a national honor
certificate. Their editions of the
paper were judged All American—
superior by the National Scholastic
The second semester staff mem-
Fifly-ltoohers, not pictured here, included
Marian ('hesling, David Fitch,
Jeanne Larson, Bob Long, Diana
Magill, Marilyn Mueller, Jane
Pyle, Dorothy Schanehe, Wanda
June Smith, Phyllis Summers,
Margaret Wallace, Barbara Web-
er and Patricia Wheelock.
But it wasn't all work and no
play for tin staff. The Iotra Stott
Daily Studt ut staff invited the
second semester class to their thir-
ty party at the end of the winter
The other journalism organi-
zation in Ames High is rub’s club.
The group is composed of juniors
and sophomores interested in liter-
ary work. During the first semes-
ter the cubs study the fundamentals
of journalistic style. They attend
lectures given by Miss Nelson and
also hear guest speakers. All this
is in preparation for the between
semesters edition of the Wkb that
is the complete responsibility of
the cubs. They act as reporters and
editors for this page which is pub-
lished during the week that the
new journalism class is being or-
During the rest of the year the
cubs can submit articles to the Wkb
staff and if any of them are print-
ed, they will be under a hv-line.
When a cub lias had ten inches of
his copy printed his name is listed,
along with the regular staff mem-
bers, as a cub reporter.
The cubs really took themselves
seriously this year and did a good
job on “their'’ edition of the Web.
Top Row: Wilson, F. Fitch, M. Fowler, Beard, Hinrichson, Eleanor Breckenridge,, Esther Brecken-
Second Row: P. Smith, Taft, J. Johnston. T. Shultz. Harper. Fitzsimmons, M. Powers
Bottom Row: E. Johns. Barnett. M. Myers. Miss Nelson, V. Stevenson, S. Day. L. Day
Fifty-thru dramatic (Limi
MORE people signed up for
Dramatics this year than
ever before. This was due largely
to Mr. Frank Brandt, dramatic
coach. The dramatic club learns of
many things concerning the stage,
its history and execution through
The first big production was the
Dramatic Club play Harriet. This
told of the life of Harriet Beecher
Stowe about the time she wrote her
hook. “Uncle 'Pom's Cabin." The
characters were played entirely by
the Dramatic (Mubs and production
was also in their hands. The char-
acters were as follows:
Auntie Zeb . . . Marian Xeff
Henrn Ward Beecher Dick Arnold
Cat ha rine Beecher . M. Fowler
Harriet lit 'CC hei-
St one . . . Alice Ferguson
Cnlrin SIon-e . . Harry Price
William Beecher . George Clark
Bd ward Beecher . . Ted Shulz
Mary Herkins . Pauline Gibbs
Charles Beecher . . Don Beam
Thomas Beecher . A. Throckmorton
James Beecher . Wayne Spangler
Isabella Beecher . . J. McCann
Hr. Lyman Beecher . Lew Andrus
Mr. 'Tuttle . . Richard Schreck
Mr. Wycherly . LeRoy Rorabaugh
('destine .... Ellen Stock
Toi Row: Rorabaugh. T. Shultz, Andrus. I . Arnold, Price, Long, Allbaugh. Gaskill
Third Row: Odell, M. Fowler. F. Fitch. Eleanor Breckenridge. Esther Breckenridge, I). Williams.
Second Row: Barnett. J. Murphy. Pauline Gibbs. M. Wallace. Jones. Ross, M. Neff
Bottom Row: Ferguson, Wilson. Kershner, Summers, V. Miller, McCann. Eschbach
Fiftu-fourTor Row : Young. D. I-arson. Beam. CS. Clark. Throckmorton. Rozcboom. Murray. Spangler. V. Burnham
Third Row: Harter. Stover. Knudson. M. McFarland. R. Iverson. N. McDonald. Olivers. Gulliver. Ilenne-
man. Thomason. Merrill
Second Row: R. Vore. J. Miller. Nutty. Pierre. McKean. KthinRton. Flagman. R. Ross. Giese
Bottom Row: Maitland. M. Ross. Stevenson. Sweeney. Robertson. Burton. Ramsey. Ksry
★Working on the set! Tea is served
Jerusha Pantry William Burnham
Freddie Stowe (as a
child) . . . John Ferguson
Freddie Stowe (as a
young man) . . David Larson
.1 r . Hobbs . Phyllis Summers
Georgie St (tire . Phyllis Esehbaeh
Hatty Stowe Esther Breckenridge
Eliza Stowe Eleanor Breckenridge
Sukey • • • Dorothy Barnett
Lowell Denton . . W. Allbaugh
Haley .... Robert Amine
Originated this year, the Palm,
an award for outstanding dramatic
participation, is given to a student
after he has worked on production,
headed stage crews and done some
The one-act play One Sunny
Morning and Yellow Wallpaper, a
dramatic declamation by Ellen
Stock, advanced to the finals in
the State Speech contest. In the
play were Alice Ferguson as Dona
Maria, Dick Arnold as Thomas,
Harry Price and Ellen Stock as
Fifty-fivei. Bill unci Alice in Harrirt
The dramatic club worked long
weeks to ] ut on the play Harriet.
The twenty-seven members of the
east were assisted by seventy-two
members of the stage crew. The
A (.'appella Choir, under the direc-
tion of Miss Bower and the Theater
Orchestra, directed by Miss Jean
Miller also aided in making the
production a success.
★ Margaret and Phyl help Alice fit her new-
★ Bob tells Norman what’s what
★ Mania and Papa Aukamp
★ Margaret and Lyla sing and quilt
Toi Row: Pierson. A. Hotchkiss. P. Clemens. Robinson, R. Olson. Rushing, C. Olson. Honsinger
Second Row: V. Ballard. E. Taylor. Barnett. Beckley, M. Wallace. L. Miller. Nowlin
Bottom Row: Bliss, Magill. D. Severson. Mrs. Severson. J. Miller, Nichols. Netcott
DEVOTING two periods a week
and her share of noon hour,
before and after school duty, each
Library ( dub member was respons-
ible for more than assisting stu-
dents in selecting, locating and
checking out books. Included in
her duties were the classification
and filing of books, keeping books
and magazines up-to-date and in
good condition and seeing that
shelves were dusted, neatly ar-
ranged and properly “read.” An-
other Library Club job was keep-
ing the second floor display case,
which is located across the hall
from the library, filled with new
and interesting material.
When Mrs. Eleanor Severson
resigned in November to join her
soldier husband upon his return
from overseas, she was replaced
by Mrs. Lela Dobson.
At the beginning of the year,
special after-school meetings in
addition to the monthly business
meetings were held to acquaint
members with proper library pro-
Listed on the social calendar of'
the group were a fall picnic, a
( upid’s party and a guest picnic.
Pat Nowlin was president of flu
club and Rosalie Robinson, vice-
president, with those offices revers-
ing at the end of the first semester.
Ramona Olson was the secretary
of the organization.
Fifty-sevenTor Row : Robbins, Molluston. D. Hotchkiss. Hartt. Bechtel. Koowr, ! • I .a Hunt. Elwell. Mallani, Halden.
M. Smith. Spangler, l ikc
ForitTit Row: M. Hines, Rant .. X. Brown, J. Smith. J. Taylor. Sjurson, Horn. PollmmuM, C. Dcnby.
Walker. Barnes. IX Parson. Mans
Tmiti) Row: J. McDonald. Wright. P. Smith. J. Parson. Bretnall. Schanche. McCormick. Rvnkiewitz. Mc-
Elyea, M. Neff. Myrna Wilhelm. Soreghan
Skcond Row: Caldwell. Butler. Edgar. Pi«-rson. Miss Bower. Astrid Knutson. Eschbach. Wilcox. Pivingston
Bottom Row: Burton. Kershncr. Edmand. Joannides. Westervelt. R. Kauffman. S. Carter
Jocat Wusic Organizations
Directed by Miss Edna
Bower, the Ames High vocal
music organizations completed a
year of varied musical experience.
The activities of A Cappella
Choir included singing a group of
Negro spirituals between scenes
of Harriet, Lenten music for the
pre-Easter I'nion church services,
a spring concert and the Tri-City
Choir officers were: dim Horn,
president: Marilyn Pierson, vice-
president; Dorothy Joannides, sec-
retary-treasurer: Phyllis Esch-
bach, librarian and Shirley (’arter
and Ed Mallani. robekeepers.
'flu Girls’ Glee Club presented
a candlelight service for a high
school assembly and for a Christ-
mas luncheon at the Sheldon-Mnnn
Hotel. Officers for this organi-
zation are: Margaret Edgar, pres-
ident; Phyllis Soreghan, vice-pres-
Fifty-c yhtiiient; Sally Powers and Bobby
Gross, secretaries and Annota
Mixed Chorus is for the purpose
of training voices for Choir and
(«lee Club. Officers this year in-
cluded Ted (rrinstead, president;
Xancv Neff, vice-president; Anne
Barnard, librarian and Alice Blan-
Tor Row: Dodd. M. Bell. Grinstead. McNutt. Christofferson. Berhow, McCarty, A. Bullard, Kelly, Gutman.
Tmiiid Row: Blanchard. B. Weber. P. Larson. X. Neff, R. Iverson. Winfrey. Turner. H. Kauffman, Knud-
son. l l.itchfleld. Hennoman. Morford
Second Row: Kirxvln, Bloomberg. B. Ross. Gulliver. E. Shultz. Sorenson, Conroy. Eleanor Breckonridge.
Esther Breckenridge. j. Murphy. Beckley. Crawford. L. Knutson
BOTTOM Row: Coe. Jacob, Sweeney. Armstrong. Miss Bower. Matson. Maitland, Lechner. Barnard. I). Clapp
Tor Row: Robertson. Hoff. Townsend. Butler, S. Arrnsmith. Olivers. J. Miller. Kdmand. Ellsworth
Third Row: Edgar. P. Ecker. Pierson. Rotixe. Bloomberg. A. Hotchkiss. Rynkiewit .. Giose. Dietz
Second Row : Dyas. Audrey. Knutson. J. McDonald. Thorburn. Myrna Wilhelm. Plagman, Livingston. Reid
Bottom Row: S. Powers. Gross. S. Day. Soreghan. Miss Bower. Wheeloek. Coe. R. Stock. Jacob
•’iflji-nineThe marehing band performed
between the halves of football
games. Marching with the Pep
‘lub, they honored the visiting
school before going into formations.
The pep band, under the direc-
tion of Mr. Day and Kenneth
Hartt, played in pep assemblies
and at the basketball games. The
pep hand was enthusiastically re-
ceived at the out-of-town basket-
LTider the direction of Miss
Jean Miller, string instructor, the
small but compact theatre orches-
tra rounded out the performances
of the dramatic club, junior and
senior class plays as well as bac-
calaureate and commencement ex-
1. Marching Band; 2. Pep Band; 2. Theatre
Orchestra: 1. Concert Band; 5. Concert Or-
chestra; 8. Soloist.
Back Row: Wright 1-4-5; Pierre 4-5; Hindrichson 1-5
Fkont Row: Edgar 3-5-6; King; E. Stock 3-5; It. Stock 3-5;
Audrey Knutson 3-5; Peterson; G. Gould 1-2-3-4-5-6
Back Row: Harper 1-4; Zenor 1-4; Ross 1-4; Tweet 1.-4; Hold-
ride: Rollofson, Hanson 1-2-3-4; Matsen 1-2-4
Front Row: Adams: Fordyce Rouze 1-2-4: Houk 1-2-4; Ecker
1-2-4: Larson 2-3-4-S; L. Day 1-3-4-5; Hof! 1-3-4-5-6
Back Row: Wallace 1-4; McCann 4-5: K. King 1-2-3-4-5: Thor-
born: Hartt 1-2-3-4-5-6: Schultz 1-2-3-4-5-6; Gould 1-2-3-4-
5-6: Den by 3-4-5
Front Row: Holkum; McKean 1-2-3-4-5: Jackson 4: Arnold:
Brown 1-2-3; S. Day 3-4-5-6: Burton 3-4-5
Back Row: Wyatt 1-2-3-4-6; Hotchkiss 2-3-4; Morford 1-2-3-4-6
From Row: Accola 1-2-3-4: Borgmeyer 1-2-3-4; Robbins 4:
Back Row: Peters; Paulson: Ullestad 2-4: Gaessler 1-2-3-4-5-6;
Front Row: Smith 1-2-3-4-5; Sjurson 4: De La Hunt 3-4;
Lkft: B. k Row: Cook 1-2-4: J. Daine 1-2-4; Brown 1-2-4; Day; Campbell
Front Row: Ferguson; Wright 1-4-5; Lake 1-2-4; Elwell 1-2-3-4-5; Grange; Midgcrdon; Cox; Vance
Right: Knutson 1-3-4-5: Thorburn 1-3-4-5; Pierre 4-5; Loddon 1-2-3-4-5-6; Murphy 1-3-4-5-6
OnJtnunenta( lfl ]usical Organizations
THE instrumental music organ-
izations consist of the concert
band, concert orchestra, marching:
band, pep band and theatre or-
chestra. Mr. Richard Day directs
flit concert band and orchestra and
marching band. Miss Jean Miller
directs the theatre orchestra.
The concert band presented their
annual spring concert in the aud-
itorium on March 29. Their repe-
toire combined the classics with
modern selections. In a vote taken
from the student body, “Rhapsody
in Blue.'’ by George Gershwin was
selected first. The program includ-
ed such solo numbers as a flute and
French horn selection with I mo-
gene Brown playing the flute and
Kenneth Hart playing the French
horn, a modern piano solo entitled
“Repartee,” played by Astrid
Knutson and a trumpet trio com-
posed of Xorval Armstrong, Paul
Sjurson and Stan De La Hunt.
Concert band officers for this
year were Robert Brown, presi-
dent; Don Hotchkiss, vice-presi-
dent; Barbara Wright, secretary-
treasurer and Charles Denby, li-
The concert orchestra partici-
pated in the Tri-City Festival at
Fort Dodge on April 13 and 14.
The officers for concert orches-
tra this year are Xorval Arm-
strong, president; Gloria Gould,
vice-president; Elinor 'base, secre-
tary-treasurer and Virginia Thor-
cl -.Jlicjl - ij
ORKIXG together on many
and varied projects, tin Girl
Reserve and Ili-Y completed a very
successful year. Their first proj-
ect was the Newcomer’s Party held
at Lynn Fuhrer Lodge on Septem-
ber 19. All newcomers to Ames
High, whether sophomores, juniors
or seniors were invited.
While the lli-Y wrapped gifts
for the men in the county home,
the Girl Reserves selected pack-
ages for the ladies. The presidents
accompanied the sponsors to the
presentation of the gifts.
From February 5 to 8. the two
organizations combined to present
Friendship Week, the traditional
Ames High week to bring about
more friendliness between groups
and iron out difficulties between
boys, girls and parents. Mr. Ray
Cunningham, secretary of the
Y. M. C. A. at Iowa State college.
was guest speaker and presented
his talks under the general heading
of “Patterns of Successful Liv-
ing." He also presented forums
for seniors, juniors, sophomores,
boys, girls and parents. Interviews
were arranged for those who wish-
The IIi-Y had general assemb-
lies once a month and hobby
groups once a month. The hobby
groups were Athletics. Photo-
graphy, Hunting and Fishing and
Aeronautics. Ili-Y officers for
first semester were: Paul Sjurson.
president; Ned Yifquain. vice-
president; Kenneth I [anger, secre-
tary and Jack Marrs. treasurer.
Second semester officers were: Ned
Yifquain, president: Darrel Moore,
vice-president: Norman Brown,
secretary and Dave Murray, treas-
urer. Everett Ritland was spon-
Top Row: Lantz. An-
drus. Mr. Ritland.
Sowers. K. Taylor
Bottom Row: Marrs.
Vifquain. J. Smith
Sixty-twoTop Row: J. Fowler, J, Rarson. Harlan. Pyle. Wumlerle. Sehanche. Robinson. M. Neff
Third Row : Summers. S. Power». McElyea. Bushing. M. Webber. S. Carter. Kschbach. J. Bappe
Second Row: Magill. Caldwell. Jones. Mis» Wilcox. Miss Miller. I- IJay. Edgar
Bottom Row: Astrid Knutson. K. Smith. W. Smith. Mueller. Bretnall, Chesllng. O’Neil. Joann ides. Gross
Top Row: K. Taylor. Ethington. Nolta. 1- Miller. M. Fowler. Wilcox. Kilborn, Weiser. Nowlin
Third Row: P. I.ar.«en. Townsend. Altmeier. Nutty. F. Fitch, Cox. Kynkiewitz. C. Davis
Second Row: Sweeney. Morford, Wilson. Miss Wilcox. Miss Miller. Hamann. Morrison. J. Bappe
Bottom Row: E. Stock. I. Brown. D. I.itchfleld. Alexander. D. Bell, Hanson. Abbott. Thomason
G i r 1 Res e r v e o if i oe rs we r
Marian Chesting, president first
semester; Millv R ret nail. president
second semester; Rosella O’Neil.
secretary and Marilyn Mueller,
treasurer. Miss Edna Wilcox, Miss
Ruth Miller and Miss Charlotte
Nelson sponsored the organization.
Sixty-thrcr★ Models in the fall style show
★ Miss Nelson, Mr. Ritland and Miss Wilcox
put the finishing touches on the Christmas
★ Paul and Mr. Ritland discuss one of their many
The Girl Reserves had a myth-
ical high school girl represented
by the initials G. R. for the theme
of all their programs. “Goofy
Ruthie" improved herself by list-
ening to the speakers in Girl Re-
serve meetings every other Friday
until she became “Glamorous
Rut hie." The girls heard talks on
hair styling, posture, health and
hobbies as well as a Mother-Daugh-
ter Panel for better understanding
between parents and children. The
also saw two style shows and a tal-
ent show which were presented in
the auditorium and gymnasium.
★ All-state Breon
ROLLING J lip 211 points, while
holding opponents to 24, the
Little (Vclones added another (Cen-
tral Iowa Conference champion-
ship to Ames High’s list of foot-
hall achievements. Ably tutored
by Olav Tiller and Hi Covey, the
Little Cyclones also laid claim to
the mythical state championship.
Spearheading the squad this
year were seventeen lettermen, led
by Captain Dale Breon. They in-
cluded Eollie Knight, Jack Marrs,
Herb Robbins, John Fenley. Don
Cllestad, Bob Bappe, Tubby Bal-
lard. Jim Smith. Dave Maney. Max
Wilhelm. Chuck Akin. Paul Sjur-
son, Johnnie Edwards, Stan De La
Hunt, Max Sowers and Commo-
The Ames team was also honored
by having four men named to all-
state teams. Dale Breon was
unanimously picked on both Jack
North’s eleven and the I.D.P.A.
first team and Max Sowers was on
Jack North’s second eleven. Tubby
Ballard was placed on North’s
third team and Eollie Knight was
honored on his sixth team.
Back field: Akin. Sowers, Ballard, Fenley
Link: l)e La Hunt. Wilhelm. J. Smith, Knight, Breon. Robbins. Bappe
Slxtii-.iirTor Row: Becker. Jensen. Ike. Kckor. Morrison, Walker. J. Daine. McFarland. Berhow, Armstrong. Meek.
Wyatt. Blom 0
FofirTM Row: Yifquain. Schmidt. Shipley. Haiti. Yore. Cutmunn. Thiel. Krn.st. Maiden. Bechtel. N. Brown
Tttiia Row: Murphy. Rothacker, Hotchkiss, l.itchftcIU. I . Olson. M. Hines. .1. Taylor. Mason. Nicholson.
Mollcston. N. Jackson
Skco.ni» Row: Mr. Tiller. Clapp. Wilson, I'llestad. Maney. Akin. Kenley. Sowers. SJurson. Bullard. Kd wards,
Christofforson. Mr. Covey
Bottom Row: Jensen. W. Smith. !»•• l.a Hunt. Wilhelm. J. Smith, Knight. Breon. Robbins. Bappe. Mans.
Amks 14. Rooskyelt (I). M.) 0
The Little Vcloncs gave a warn-
ing of things to come when they
defeated a much heavier Rough-
rider eleven in the opening game
of the 194-') season. Tuhhv Ballard
accounted for both the Ames scores
on runs, and lyv drop-kicking the
two extra points.
Amks 12, Newton (J
The Little f’yeloncs, again out-
weighed, tlrove to a hard-fought
victory over Newton's Cardinals
in the second game of the season.
Tubby Mallard scored first for the
Ames crew, and Max Sowers drove
across for the second Ames tally.
Newton scored in the last minutes
of the game on a pass into the Ames
Amks 7. M a as it alltown 0
Displaying never-say-die spirit,
the Little Vclones gained revenge
for the only defeat handed them
last year by outfighting and de-
feating the Bobcats. This victory
brought an abrupt end to Marshall-
town's 21-game winning streak.
The Ames team, playing heads-up
hall, recovered an enemy fumble
★ Coaches Covey and Tiller
SIXtl ’MCVCH★ One Boone attempt that didn't work
oil the Bobcat’s 2-vard lino, and
from there Max Sowers plunged
over for the winning touchdown.
A . i ks 47, ()s k a i a M sa ()
Continuing to show speed and
power, the Little Cyclones won
their third straight conference vic-
tory by defeating a hapless Oskic
eleven on the Ames field, Tubby
Ballard scored three touchdowns,
while Fenley, Sowers. I tines and
Kdwards each added a 6-pointer.
Ames 47. Pkkky 0
The Little Cyclones, playing
spasmodically, disposed of Perry’s
Blue jays with comparative ease to
rack up their fourth consecutive
victory. Stan I)e La Hunt and
Tubby Ballard, with two touch-
downs apiece, led the Ames scor-
ing parade. John Fenley. Don
Cllestad and Don Green added to
the point total by crossing the Per-
ry goal line for scores.
Ames 46. Grinnell 6
Scoring over 40 points for the
third time in as many games, the
Little Cyclones swamped Griinicll
on the local field to gain their
fourth conference victory, 'flic
Ames team appeared to Ik having
an off night at the outset, but sud-
denly regained its form to post an-
other victory and remain unde-
feated. De La Hunt and Ballard
repeated their performances in
the previous game by tallying two
touchdowns apiece, while other
scores were made by Sowers. Kd-
wards and Sjurson.
Amks : 4. Webster City 6
Hitting with lightning speed,
the Little Cyclones scored twice in
the opening minutes and then went
on to defeat a surprised Webster
City eleven. John Fenley scored
first for Ames, followed in order
by Tub Ballard, Gerald Murphy.
Chuck Akin and Paul Sjurson,
the last on a 65-yard run. This
victory ran the Ames string to
seven in a row.
Amks 6. Boone 0
The Little Green Jug will stay
in Ames another year! Ames
Highs lighting Little Cyclones,
battling to protect their conference
leadership and at the same time
protecting their unblemished rec-
ord, stood off every Boone chal-
lenge and came through with a
touchdown in the final quarter to
defeat the Toreadors in the sea-
son's final. Behind perfect block-
ing. Max Sowers fielded a Boone
punt and romped 40 yards to score
the winning touchdown.
PLAYING this year without the
servires of a regular coach, the
sophomore gridders failed to salv-
age a victory from their five-game
Schedule. Nevertheless, some prom-
ising varsity material was dis-
George Duvall, mid-year grad-
uate, coached the scrubs for the
first half of the season, with crip-
ples Mai Schmidt and Duke Wil-
son taking over at this point and
completing the schedule.
The sophs suffered two defeats
at the hands of Boone, and one each
to Nevada. Story City and Jeffer-
son. The turn-out for the home
games was above the level in pre-
ceding years, but it can be larger
★ Practice scrimmage
yet. The fact that the scrubs are
over-shadowed by the Varsity
tends to lower interest in the
sophs who deserve a place in the
limelight, and should be given .just
Tor Row: Stewart. N.
Tnirk Row: Schaffer.
stead, D. Moore,
H. Clemens. Sea-
Second Row: B. Clark.
Eggert. W. Hukill.
McCarty, K. King.
Bottom Row: W.
Daine, S. Holland.
Garfield. A n g 1 e.
G. Carter. Town
Sixfj - tiNC' | MlK Ames High cagemen, win-
ning seventeen of the eighteen
scheduled games, won the Central
Iowa eonferenee championship. as
well as advancing through the dis-
trict and sub-state tournaments to
the finals at Iowa City. I'nder the
able guidance of Coach Ole Tiller,
the Little Cyclones lost only to
Marshalltown during the regular
season, and to Clinton in the first
round of the finals in the state
tournaments. After defeating Per-
ry, Nevada and Mason City, the
Little Cyclones dropped a close de-
cision to the Bobcats from Mar-
shalltown. From this point, the
Little Cyclone machine built up a
string of fourteen straight victories
defeating Newton, Mason City,
Wavcrlv, Nevada, Boone, flrinnell,
Oskaloosa, Marshalltown, Newton,
Boone, Grinncll, Oskaloosa and
Central High of Sioux City in that
order. The Little Cyclones also
defeated Fort Dodge in the feature
game of the Iowa State Coaches
Clinic at the Drake fieldhouse.
The individual scoring for the
season was evenly divided with
Tor Row: Lawlor, Walker. Harper, Gore. Hines. T. King, Rothacker. Morris
Skco.ni Row: J. Daine. Wilhelm. Maney. Akin. Vifquain. Fenley, Murphy. Jensen
Bottom Row: McFarland. Ballard. De La Hunt. Knight. Sowers. Sjurson, Schmidt. Mr. Tiller
Seventy Ames outjumps Fort Dodge
★ Two extra arms help Max recover the ball
Max Sowers, junior guard, leading
the paek with a total of 131 for
the regular season. Rollie Knight
tallied 105. followed by Paul Sjur-
son 97. Tub Ballard 79. Stan I)e La
Hunt 62, Gerald Murphy 59, Mai
Schmidt 44, Dave Maney 36, Max
Wilhelm 23, John Fenley and
Chuck Akin 16, Ned Yifquain 12
and Bruce Gore 5.
At the end of the regular season,
the team selected Rollie Knight as
the squad captain for the year.
With Rollie absent from the line-
up for the first time because of
illness, and Paul Sjurson out of
action, the Little 'yclones defeated
Dowling High of Des Moines, 54
to 33, in a rough battle on the
Drake fieldliouse floor. The fol-
lowing night the Ames lads won
their way into the sub-state meet
with a 39 to 32 victory over a scrap-
py East High of Des Moines team
in the district semi-finals at Drake.
The following week the squad
traveled to Atlantic to participate
in the sub-state meets. The boys
took a first round 42 to 25 victory
over the host school. They then
qualified themselves for the state
meet at Iowa City with a hard-
fought 44 to 38 win over an under-
rated Abraham Lincoln of Council
Bluffs team. Traveling to Iowa
City the Little (’yclones then fell
in the first round of the state
finals before a powerful Clinton
team, going down by a 43 to 37
score. This defeat brought the
fighting Little Cyclones to the end
of the trail, ending their high
hopes of achieving the goal set by
last year's squad.
The squad was feted to many
honors at the end of the season,
and are to be congratulated for a
very successful season.
Mason City 23
Mason City 21
Central, Sioux City 35
Ames 42. Fort Dodge 22
Ames 54. Dowling 33
Ames 39, East, Des Moines 32
Ames 42, Atlantic 25
Ames 44, Abraham Lincoln,
Council Bluffs 38
Ames, 37. 'linton 43
★ Tip-off. Ames vs. Grinnell
★ Nice try. Tub!
★ All we do is sit and wait
★ Good one. DaveTop Row: Arney. Murray. Harstead. Peterson
Skcoxp Row: Dickinson. Baines. Koch. Munson. Angle. Taft. Mr. Covey
Bottom Row: Stewart, Grant. Holl. Holland. Schaffer. Moore
PROBABLY the tallest sopho-
more basketball team in Ames
High’s history represented the
Little Cyclones this year. These
boys, if they continue to develop,
should prove to be a formidable
team in the coining years. Because
of the fact that many of tin hoys
were playing their first basketball
this year, the squad failed to win
consistently. The boys improved
rapidly from mid-season, and show-
ed Ames fans that strong teams
may be expected.
Boys all over six feet were David
Koch, Marvin Munson, John Angle,
Dave Murray and Norman Zenor.
These boys were backed up by
several good ball handlers and
shots such as Bob Stewart, Darrell
Moore, Bob Schaffer, Stan Hol-
land and Jack Grant. Under the
tutorship of Hi Covey, the boys
became fine rebounders and able
shots, and displayed that ever-
present Ames spirit.
The team this year had a big
schedule, including several games
in which a junior team composed
of Gore, Vifquain, Rothaker,
Hines, Borgmever, Harper and
Seventy-three All work and no play, etc.
O FF to a good start, the Ames
High cindermeu placed first
in the state indoor track meet held
in Iowa City April t . A promis-
ing squad of 102, largest in Ames
I ligli’s history and bolstered by the
return of 14 lettemien, competed
under pre-war conditions.
Fnder the direction of Hiram
ovev, the fall and winter track
squads worked out at Iowa State
college and participated in a meet
in lies .Moines, tying for second
with Fast High.
Among the meets scheduled
were the Valley Relays, Drake
Relays. Grinnell Invitational, dis-
trict. conference and state meets.
To» Row: K. King. J. Wallace. Orant. G. Carter. Bower . I . Moore. Staid. R. Daley. Walker
Sixth Row: J. Prather. A. Christenson. Taft. Town. Fitzsimmons. Angle. Barnes, ilaprer. Borgineyer
Firm Row: Stewart. Arncy. Dickinson. Garfield. McCarty. Rozcboom. Munn. T. Schultz. Eggcrt. McNeil
Fourth Row: J. Daine. Rot hacker. Murray. Munson, S. Holland. Koch. Ha restead. Accola. Christofferson
N. Zenor. W. Smith
Third Row: G. Peterson. Nelson. Horn. Ernst. X. Brown. Bourne, Haldcn. Shipley. Wyatt. Hartt
C. Litchfield. T. King
Second Row: Mr. Tiller. Molieston. Harris. Jensen. Harrison. M. Davis. J. Smith. Gore. M. Hines. Breon
Vore. J. Taylor. M. Smith, Sowers, Mr. Covey
Bottom Row: Everett. Mason. Alcock. Hotchkiss. Ray. Armstrong. Do I-a Hunt. Ix ng. Vifqualn. Vllestad
A. Ballard. Knight. Penley. Maney
FATED with the return of only
one letterman, Paul Sjurson,
the Allies High tennis squad looked
forward to a heavy schedule. Meets
included Roosevelt of Des Moines,
East of Des Moines, North of Des
Moines, West Waterloo and Fort
Dodge before competition began in
the district and state meets. Since
the other conference schools passed
tennis by this year, no conference
meets were held.
In the first meet of the year,
held in Des Moines on April (). the
squad defeated Roosevelt High
seven out of a possible nine match-
es for the first win of the year.
Those making the trip were Ken
Ifartt, Paul Sjurson, Bill All-
bangh, Dean Harper and Terry
Phis was the first, time an Ames
squad has beaten a Roosevelt squad
for four years. Paul Sjurson lost
both his singles matches, as did
Dean Harper; but Bill Allbaugli,
Ken Hartt and Terry Smith clip-
ped their opponents in singles
competition. The doubles combi-
nations of Allbaugli and Sjurson,
and Smith and Hartt defeated
Roosevelt in both doubles games.
Play-off games decided who
would represent the Little Cy-
clones in their meets. Bill All-
baugh, Ken Hartt, Dean Harper,
Bill Hukill. Keith Wallace, Terry
Smith, Bill Daly and Ronald
Emory, along with Sjurson, com-
posed the squad.
Again this year, tennis was spon-
sored by Mr. Donald Hartt.
Top Row: Emery. W. Hukill,
Bottom Row: Doby, Allbaugli.
Scvrnt t -fiveFACING the coming .season with
only one returning lctterman.
the Ames High golfers, with the
return of spring, again began hit-
ting the ball and yelling “fore”
on 11 omcwood golf course.
With Dave Lantz. only man hack
from last year's state champs, lead-
ing the candidates, the Little Cy-
clones golfers faced a tough soiled-
clones participated in the Central
Iowa Conference meet, followed by
tlie district and state meets.
Play-off matches decided who
would participate in the meets for
the Little Cyclones. Those out for
golf included Bill Holl, John Taft,
Don Payer, Robert Morris. Jerry
Johnson, George Turner and Jim
Top Row: Holl. J. Johnson.
Bottom Row: Aikman. Mor-
ris. Turner. Lantz
tile, including meets with Boone,
Roosevelt High of Des Moines.
Grinnell, Ft. Dodge, Newton. Mar-
shalltown and Oskaloosa. Plans
for an invitational meet at Ames
were also made. The Little Cy-
The team this year was coached
by Everett Ritland, who took over
golf duties for the first time. He
replaced Wesley Bartlett who re-
signed his position on the faculty
Sevcnty-t ix★ Managers Hick
Shipley a n d
TO the boys of Ames High who
are unable to participate in
Varsity athletics, a wide program
of intramurals is offered. Home-
room competition is carried on in
basketball, with wrestling and box-
ing tournaments also sponsored.
'These contests were supervised by
William Slaichert, and lie was ably
assisted by student managers Nor-
man Jackson and Richard Shipley.
Homeroom 109 defeated home-
room 113 in a play-off battle to
cop the senior league trophy. Fred
Harrison was high scorer for the
season as he tallied 99 points.
In the “B" league competition.
homeroom 108 won its second title
in two years by defeating home-
room 211 in another play-off battle.
Don Green paced the juniors with
I n sophomore competition home-
room 110 finally came out on top.
Second place was occupied by
rooms 232 and 235. Paul Gibbs
led all scorers in the scrub league
with an 82 total.
To the men of Ames, a special
Monday night league was again
carried on in the high school gym.
Sponsored by Ole Tiller, the league
enables many cage enthusiasts to
continue playing basketball.
THE chief reason for an Ames
High lad’s participation in
athletics is the winning of an “A.’
The main function of the organ-
ization is to initiate new members.
First-year letterwinners in foot-
ball were required to play a basket-
ball game with the Pep Club be-
tween halves of the Xewton-Ames
game. The boys were handicapped
by long underwear, boxing gloves,
and sheepskins, but defeated the
girls, 6-1. Hoys who win their let-
ter in spring sports are initiated at
Top Row: Mans. Hotchkiss. Breon. Mr. Tiller. Mason. Alcock. Bappe
Tniki Row: Sowers. Ray. Lantz, Everett. Maney, Edwards, Litchfield
Skcoxi» Row: Robbins. Sjurson. Knight, De La Hunt. Yit'quain. Fenley. J. Smith
Bottom Row: Ullestad, Wilhelm, Armstrong. Akin. Schmidt. Ballard
the annual Varsity Club picnic
at Homewood Golf Course.
The largest group of letterwin-
ners in Ames High are not mem-
bers of the Varsity Club. Most
Ames High lads award their girls
letters for participation in a sport
called “davenport wrestling.”
'This year’s officers were: Tubby
Mallard, president; Mai Schmidt,
vice-president and Dale Breon,
The organization is sponsored by
Sevcntji-eiyhtTo Row: McElyea. Jones. R. Iverson. Rushing. Brotnall. Pyle. Robinson. R. Olson. Schanche. McCormick.
J. Larson. Holmes
Fourth Row: J. Miller. Esehbach. S. Carter. Butler. Mueller. M. Webber. Honsinjrer, Cheslinjr, O’Neil. Town-
send. Wilson. Hoff
Third Row: Jacob. Caldwell. E. Smith, M. Neff, Mrs. Green. Hammond. I.. Day. Barnard. S. Day
Second Row: S. Powers. Nowlin. B.-Weber. M. Taylor. M. Ross. Dietz. J. Fowler. Gross. W. Smith
Bottom Row: Dyas. Blanchard. Stevenson. Dodd. Miss Robinson. Winfrey. Nichols, Kulow
THEY make themselves heard"
can be said literally of the Pep
Club and Cheer Squad. The thirty-
six orange-and-black clad Pep lui»
girls accepted their responsibility
by cheering the Little Cyclones on
to victory, selling season tickets,
providing entertainment between
halves of games and passing out
With war-time restrictions lifted
on transportation, the Pep Club
was able to charter a bus to the
traditional Ames-Boone football
game. A pot-luck at the cafeteria
preceded this trip in November.
Officers of Pep Club were: Mar-
ian Neff, president: Norma Ham-
mond. vice-president; Elizabeth
Smith, treasurer and Lyla Day.
secretary. Mrs. Myrna (treen spon-
sored the girls.
Always on the job, Cheer Squad,
headed by Miss Opal Robinson,
led yells at games and pep as-
semblies. On Cheer Squad were
Wanda Nichols, Alice Blanchard,
Valerie Stephens, Joan Kulow,
Wanda June Smith, Chuck Dodds,
Bud Winfrey and Marvin Davis.
Sevrnt ) -ninrTor Row: Rushing, L. John-
Bottom Row: L. Day, J. Lar-
A X active Girls’ Athletic Assoc-
iation attained its ideal this
year, which was to enable each girl
to develop physically, mentally,
morally and socially. It also en-
larged its activities by joining the
state organization for the first time.
G.A.A. is open to every girl in
high school who is able to earn the
membership requirements. Points
must be earned in organized activi-
ties. unorganized activities, skill
tests, leadership and health charts.
A total of 100 points entitles a girl
to membership. After this, three
types of awards can be earned—
a minor “A." a major “A,” and
a pillow top—for additional work
in the organization. When a girl
has earned 1,000 points, she be-
comes a member of the state organ-
Throughout the year, girls par-
ticipate in basketball, volleyball,
soccer, baseball, track and various
Highlighting the G.A.A. pro-
gram is the basketball intramural
program. Each homeroom enters a
team in the tournament. The win-
ning team is awarded the orange
and black dog which they may
keep in their homeroom the fol-
Senior homeroom 109 copped the
“A" league intramural champion-
ship for the second year when they
defeated junior homeroom 206,
Junior homeroom 208 defeated
the seniors in 111 to win the B"
league championship. The juniors
defeated the seniors by a score of
10 to 9.
Eiyhty_Aimes Jial __Atk ietic Ji
71 MES High has always dis-
tinguished itself by its spirit
of dean playing in all its athletes.
This year. Ames boys won many
honors on all-state teams and sev-
eral won honors on the all-tourna-
ment team selected at the State
Tournament in Iowa City. The
Iowa Daily Press Association is
composed of newspapermen from
all over the state. It selects all-
state teams as does Jack North,
staff writer of the Den Moines
Tribum. Boys are selected for
good sportsmanship, ability, and
consistency of playing throughout
There are many boys who have
done excellent jobs on both basket-
ball and football teams this year.
Their sportsmanship and ability
testify to the fact that the team
was good and team spirit excellent
during both seasons. They will not
soon be forgotten by teammates
I.D.P.A. All-State First Team
Stan De La Hunt
Jack Xorth’s All-State First Team
Stan De La Hunt
I.D.P.A. All-State First Team
Jack X orth's All-State First Team
Fifth Tea in
Paul Sj urson
★ Cripples Mai Scbimidjt and Ned Vifquain pose
as football casualties
★ The boys' P. E. classes move outdoors to play
'"piE SPIRIT of 46 proudly
presents as the student body’s
choice for Spirit sweetheart. Miss
Wanda June Smith and her two
attendents. Miss Marian rhesling
and Miss Rosella O'Neil.
The election of a Spirit sweet-
heart met with such unanimous
approval last year that it was con-
tinued this year with a few changes.
Instead of just one girl, this year's
winners included the sweetheart
and her two attendents.
These girls were popularly
chosen from eleven finalists nomi-
nated by the student body. The
girls were Joyce Anderson. Jo
Ersland, Norma Hammond, Jane
Pyle, Marian Neff, Janet Miller,
Dorothy Williams and Lyla Day.
All sorts of rumors had been
traveling around Ames High as to
who would be elected Spirit sweet-
heart, but the real truth was known
after intermission at the annual
Spirit Stomp held in the study hall
on December 12, when the sweet-
heart and her two attendants were
presented to the student body.
Wanda, Marian and Rosella were
given corsages of white carnations
and the congratulations of all.
Rosella O’Neil. Marian Chesting, Jo Ersland. Norma Hammond. Joyce Anderson
Jane Pyle. Marian Neff. Lyla Day. Dorothy Williams. Janet Miller
Eighty-fiveGoverned by the students,
with adult advisers, the Youth
Center operated in the interest of
all ninth grade and high school
students. The Youth Center Coun-
cil meets the first Monday of each
month to discuss activities. Keith
Rushing is chairman of the coun-
cil, which consists of eight commit-
tees with an adult adviser, a chair-
man and a senior, junior, sopho-
more and ninth grade member.
The committees are as follows:
Program, M illy Bret nail, chair-
man; Mrs. Robley Winfrey, ad-
vise] : Membership, Dave Murray,
chairman, Mr. Harry Clausen, ad-
viser: House. Don Cllestad. chair-
man. Mr. A. 1». Spinney, adviser;
Finance, Lee McFarland, chair-
man, Keith Rushing, adviser; Pub-
lic Relations. William Allbaugh,
chairman, Mrs. D. J. Robbins, ad-
viser; Decorations, Susan Tilden.
chairman. Mrs. Everds, adviser:
Policy. Jim Winfrey, chairman.
Mr. George Fowler, adviser; Em-
ployment. Mary lee Rushing, chair-
man, Mr. Shipley, adviser.
Membership at the ( enter is open
to all high school and ninth grade
students. Membership cards are
purchased through homerooms or
at the Center. They cost $1.50 a
semester or $2.00 for the year.
Extra money for the Center is
collected through paper pick-ups.
The Youth Center sponsored the
paper drive on the first Saturday
of every month. Another project
for finances was the selling of
honorary adult membership tickets.
Each student tried to sell at least
two tickets. A prize was offered to
the student who sold the most
Popular among all students was
Mrs. Sutherland, who supervised
the Center activities. Her enthus-
iastic friendliness made it a real
pleasure to go to the Cyclone
Tor Row: J. Winfrey, Murray.
Ullestad, C. Denbv. Allbaugh
Bottom Ronv: Tilden, M. McFar-
land. Mrs. Sutherland. Bretnall,
Elyhty-sixSEMESTER grades may have
been low. but everyone forgot
them at the “January Jump,” the
annual mid-year dance, which was
held in the study hall January 16.
'Fhe secret as to who the “King
and Queen" would be was revealed
at intermission with the presenta-
tion of Marian Chesting as “the
gal in calico” and Paul Sjurson
and Tubby Ballard as “her bash-
ful, barefoot beaus.” They were
presented with big, red apples
while a sextet sang the song
‘ School Days. ’ ’
Other highlights of intermission
were Tubby Ballard’s impersona-
tion of Mr. Page as Central High’s
football coach. Miss Milliams and
Mr. Iiitland’s impersonation of the
typical Ames High couple, and
Jerry Molleston’s solo “Paper
J)oll” with Wanda June Smith
The music was furnished by rec-
ords and the study hall was deco-
rated with big, red apples, pictures
of two little “dunces” and a huge
report card on which everyone
signed his name.
Eiyhty-aevvn★ Up a tree!
★ Wheels in his head
★ Rosalie, believe it or not!
★ Teachers tea
★ Journalists hard at work—typing
7ITH the end of the war.
v ▼ many new things made
their way into Ames High—collid-
ed with many old ones.
Hut many things remained the
same. Cheering on the Little y-
★ Your guess. 1 can see Jane Odell
«dones, going to the plays, dating,
dancing and all the fine things
making up Ames High's invincible
spirit were everpresent in 1946 as
they have been in years before and
Eiyhtu-elohtfinancial Statement jor the 1946 Spirit
Lost to Jane Odell in cribbage game ................................... $ -75
One package of “Vigero” (for photographers) .................................. .50
One Box of Cheez-its for Business Stiff ........................................ .12
Embezzled by Business Manager 25.00
Big stick for Editor to use on staff 2.00
Blackmail fund 37.82
Bodyguards for Editor and Photo Editor 3.50
Source unknown $ 1.00
3 rubber bands (borrowed ( ?) from the office) ....................... 3 rubber bands
Sale of left-over mid-year decorations (to Mary Powers) ........................ 14.62
Actual sale of Spirits 95.00
Discovered in Spirit money box 30.32
Loose change acquired by our pickpockets .......................................... 02
Total $140.96ANI) a good time was had l v
all—in the Cyclone ('enter.
More and more people used the
Center as a plaee t » go to see the
friends you know. The addition of
a pool table attracted many, and
quite a few girls learned how
after a certain Saturday afternoon.
Ping-pong and checkers were other
However, the jukebox, dance
floor and soda fountain were most
popular. The good nature and
good humor of Mrs. Sutherland
encouraged the students to work
and everybody enjoyed himself.
★ Andy shows Mrs. Sutherland how
★ Ruth and Marlowe "swing it out
★ Is this the way?
★ Busy as bees. Busy, that isSCHOOL opened the morning of
Tuesday, SEPTEMBER 4. On
the fourteenth of September, Ames
played its first football game
against Roosevelt High of Des
Moines. On tin nineteenth, the
annual Newcomers' Party was held
at Lynn Fuhrer Lodge Which was
also the location of the junior fire-
side on OCTOBER 10.
On OC TOBER 17, the first mat-
inee dance was held in the Study
11 all. The day before, four seniors
participated in the Junior Town
Meeting of the Air, a program
sponsored by KRXT of Des
NOVEMBER 1 was the date of
the football fireside held at I ynn
Fuhrer Lodge at which Dale Breon
was elected Captain of the team.
The following night, we defeated
Boone to keep the Little Oreen Jug
for another year.
Our first vacation came on
NOVEMBER 9 when a teacher's
convention was held here at Ames.
Open House took place on NOV-
EMBER 14. Harriet, the dramatic
club play, was presented in the
auditorium NOVEMBER 19 and
NOVEMBER 23 was the date of
our first basketball game, the day
after Thanksgiving vacation start-
On Monday, DECEMBER 10,
the Spirit Stomp was held at
which the Spirit Sweetheart and
Xinety-ticoher attendents wore» antumiicod.
On DECEMBER 20, the (Christ-
mas candlelight services were held
in which the A ('appella Choir and
(■Siris' Olee Club presented a pro-
Mr. Staples, a magician, pre-
sented an assembly on JANUARY
9, followed the next week by the
annual Mid-year dance on JA VI -
The week of FEBRUARY 5 to
9 was saved for Mr. Ray Cun-
ningham. our Friendship Week
The junior class play, ra m .s
AH, was presented on FEBRU-
ARY 15 and 16. A matinee dance
was planned for the twenty-fifth.
MARCH 6 and 7 ushered in the
boys' basketball tournaments, and
on the fourteenth and fifteenth
were the sub-state tournaments.
The finals were held in Iowa ’ity
on MARCH 21 to 22.
The instrumental music depart-
ment presented a Spring Concert
on MARCH 29 followed by the
vocal music's Spring Concert on
APRIL 12. The state music con-
test began APRIL 5 and the finals
were A PR 1L 26 and 27.
On APRIL 6, the track team
won the state championship indoor
The senior class play Anr el
Street, was presented May 3 and
4. Baccalaureate was scheduled
for MAY’ 19, with graduation com-
ing for the seniors on MAY 23.
The Junior-Senior Frolic took
place in the gym on MAY’ 20.
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AND GOOD LUCK TO THE
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ESCHBACH MUSIC HOUSE
“Every thing in Music’'
302 MAIN STREET PHONE 474
One hundred threeTo a Secure Future . . .
The war has been won
but we must all work
toward winning the peace.
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HANSON LUMBER CO.
SOUTH DUFF AMES. IOWA
Individuality in Good Furniture
HOVERSTEN FURNITURE STORE
Armstrong and Nairn
We carry one of the largest stocks
of Inlaid Linoleum in
The famous Ostermoor and
$19.50 - $49.50
Also Firth. Alexander Smith and
PHONE 66 412 MAIN
One hundred fourMILK.. . Natures Finest Food
O’NEIL DAIRY COMPANY
PHONE 62 308 FIFTH
One hundred fivePrehm Transfer Storage Co.
Wo Specialize in Long Distance Hauling
• Local Hauling • Light Baggage Transfer
• Shipping—Packing • Fumigating Service
420 Main Phone 2700
SENIORS - JUNIORS - SOPHMORES - FRESHMAN
You are all out for the best grades possible. This of course is
largely up to you. but the help you get from having the right supplies
is important too.
A good note book in which to keep your work, a good fountain
pen to make writing easier and better, a typewriter for home use to
type notes and practice typing, all are important.
Our job is to furnish your supplies. We are continually trying
to give you the best available at the lowest cost.
One hundred sixOpening Hour 3:00 p. m.
Because ot shortage of help and food rationing TOM’S
GRILL now opens at 3:00 p. m.
Come in then and enjoy our always ECONOMICAL
Counter or Booth Service
Next to Students Supply Store
is an ART
Otic hundred sevenAutomotive Agencies and Supplies
ALLEN MOTOR COMPANY
Chevrolet, Buick, and Plymouth
Always Good Used Cars
DUNLAP MOTOR COMPANY
Oldsmobile Sales and Service
MATH ISON MOTOR COMPANY
MAX I)PITCH AUTO EXCHANGE
Studebaker Cars and Trucks
108 5th Phone 1000
WESTERN AI'TO ASSOCIATE STORE
214 Main St.
Everything for the Automobile
. 1 utomobile Bodies—It pairing
AMES WHEEL AND FRAME
Hunks and Investments
AMES BUILDING LOAN ASSN.
AMES TRUST SAYINGS BANK
"The Hank Where You Feel
Surlier and Beauty Shops
CONTOURE BEAUTY SALON
Lillian Anderson, Mgr.
2514% Lincoln Way Phone 2801
SUPERIOR BARBER SHOP
Ames High’s Favorite Haircutters
222 Main Street
STUDENT SUPPLY STORE
Books for All Ages
South of the Campus Phone 164
AMES DR. PEPPER BOTTLING CO.
"Drink a Bite to Eat at
10, 2. and 4"
B a i Id i ng M ate ri als
MUNN LUMBER COMPANY
107 E. Main
SCHOENEMAN BROS. LUMBER CO.
West End of Main Phone 264
THE CANDY KETTLE
Home Made Candy and Confections
2412 Lincoln Way Phone 2063
FREDA’S SWEET SHOPPE
The Most Complete Candy Store
2316 Lincoln Way Phone 290
DR. C. B. KERR
501 Main Street
(' I cancrs and Imunde re rs
Professional Laundry Service
Quality Cleaning, Repairing, Alterations
410 Douglas Phone 231
HAW KEYE LAUNDRY
Complete Laundry and Dry Cleaning Service
120 HAYWARD PHONE 1700
EDWARDS COAL COMPANY
"Complete Heating Service"
One hundred et ihtOilI IRI ST ( '0A L AN D F K ED ('0.
HALL COAL COMPANY
Home Heating Service
MOORE PROS. DAIRY
ICE CREAM FOUNTAIN SERVICE
WOODLAND FARM DAIRY
Dairy Products and Fountain Service
819 Lincoln Way Phone 433
lh a f ists
AMES DENTAL STUDY CLUB
BBOOKER DRUG STORE
Cut Hate Drug Store
JUDISCH BROS. PHARMACISTS
Whitman’s and Mrs. Stover’s Candy
Phone 70 We Deliver
PETERSON DRUG CO.
2816 West Street Phone 2865
Dry Goods - Ready to Wear • Millinery
BEST WISHES to LITTLE CYCLONES
J. C. PENNEY CO.
Electric ('out unties
MUNN ELECTRIC COMPANY
Kitchen Modernization Headquarters
Five ('tuts - One Dollar Store
Me L ELL AN’S VARIETY STORE
MAKE McLELLAN'S YOUR STORE
EVERTS FLOWER SHOPS
"Flowers for All Occosions”
208 Main New Ames Theater
F urn it arc
BENNETT X: McDANIEL FURNITURE
A Friendly Store
in a Friendly City
FLORENCE LANOFORI) GIFT SHOP
413 DOUGLAS PHONE 554-J
AMES SERVICE FOOD MARKET
Groceries-Fruits-Meats-Birds Eye Foods
2428 L. Way Phone 88 or 89
AMES WHOLESALE FRUIT CO.
Nationally Advertised Foods
COLLEGE Fool) MARKET
Complete Line Quality Foods. Meats, Vegetables
2816 West Street Phone 994
114 Duff Ave. Phone 52
NINTH STREET FOOD MARKET
Quality Foods at
UNITED FOOD STORE
BUY WELL-KNOWN BRANDS HERE
One hundred wineWEST STB BET »1 A( 'K SPRATT STORE
2902 WEST ST. PHONE 2750
V 11 ETST()NE S FQ( I) ST( )RE
111 KELLOGG PHONE 622
AMES HATCHERY COMPANY
Chicks - Equipment - Poultry • Eggs
123 Kellogg Ave. Phone 1025
lintels and Tourist Courts
Modern Cottages • Locked Garages
East Lincoln Way
HOTEL SHELDON MINN
A Tangney-McGinn Hotel
Insurance and Ural Estate
ASH AND ATKINSON
Full Coverage Insurance Service
City Loans • Investments
BROWN INSURANCE AGENCY
The Northwestern Mutual Life
and General Insurance
BURTON INSURANCE AGENCY
Earl Holtz, Mgr.
511 Main Ames, Iowa Phone 552
SEAMAN A. KNAPP
Masonic Bldg. Phone 109
LaGRANGE INSURANCE AGENCY
20 Years Successful Insurance Business in Ames
“Insurance and Its Service”
A. .1. MARTIN
If It’s Insurance or Real Estate We Have It
Phone 161 213 5th Street
McDowell insurance agency
"Insure in Sure Insurance”
Phone 51 Ames. Iowa 319 Main
McDowell real estate agency
"The Spot for Homes"
Bill Vogt. Mgr. Phone 51 319 Main
ABBOTT JEWELRY STORE
Expert Watch Repairing
200 Main Street
MAURICE I). BATES. JEWELER
Diamonds - Watches
2400 Lincoln Way Phone 2027
CHARLES G. RAY
220 Main Street Phone 230-W
FRANK T. TALBERT. JEWELER
HAROLD O. 11 EG LAND
311 6 Main Street
300 2 Main Street
LOUIS II. JUDISCH
209 6 Main
LUGGAGE LEATHER STORE
M an u factu rer
TILDEN MANUFACTURING CO.
ME NS WEAR
Young Men’s Wearing Apparel
JOE’S MENS SHOP
Complete Line of Sportswear
for Young Men and Women
One hundred tenOptometrists
JENSEN OPTICAL CO.
Dr. R. T. Drummond, Opt
216 Main Phono 1732
DR. F. E. ROBINSON
615 Grand Avenue
Paint - (itass - Aicninr s
Paint ami Wallpaper Store
Home Cooked Meals”
2812 West Street
FOR QUICK SERVICE
T AND M SANDWICH SHOP
CORNER OF 5TII AND BURNETT
117 WELCH CAMPUSTOWN
ORNING GLASS AND AWNING CO.
Quality Mirrors and Awnings
HILL S STUDIO
Home of Tru-Color Portraits
2530 Lincoln Way Phone 347
WHITE SPOT SANDWICH SHOP
Downy Flake Doughnuts
2522 Lincoln Way
Pipe Shop BRINTNALL’S
___________________________________________ Standard Oil Products
416 Burnett Phone 418
McGUIRE PIPE SHOP _____________________________________
Ames Iowa FALL OIL CO.
, 510 Lincoln Way Phone 259
PALMER PLUMBING (’O.
Heating. Plumbing. Electric Appliances
2602 LINCOLN WAY PHONE 95
Best an rants
The Best Place to Eat
We Freeze Our Own Ice Cream
HOSTETTER S RESTA UR A NT
GUY RUNYAN’S D-X SERVICE
Lincoln way Duff Phone 597
YATES SERVICE STATION
One Stop Service
327 5th Phone 58
FOOD AT ITS BEST
2418 Lincoln Way
MAID-RITE SANDWICH SHOP
“For the Best Hamburger in Town”
BAUGH SHOE STORE
204 Main Street
Supreme Shoe Service
B R A N N B E KM; s F )()T W H A R
317 Main St.
One hundred elevenEM EK HOFF'S
Sport itiff (roods
AMES SPORT SHOP
Athletic Goods • Gym Clothing
Phone 2598 2526 Lincoln Way
MAKE A DATE—SEE A MOVIE
Always the Finest First
Collegian • "New Ames” • Varsity - Capitol
Abbot, Beverly 43. 63
Adams. Mr. Frank 10
Adams. Mr. Herbert . 9
Accola, Merle 26. 60
Aikman. Jim 43.69.76
Akin. Charles 22. 26. 50. 66. 67. 70. 78
Alcock, Dick . 3. 22. 26. 74. 78
Alexander. Colleen 40. 63
Aldinger, Karl 126.96.36.199
Allbaugh. William 188.8.131.52.56.75. 86
Allen. Juanita 26
Altemeier. Mary Lou 43. 63
Amine. Robert 43
Amundson, Mr. Arthur 14
Amundson, Wayne 43
Anderson. Joyce 184.108.40.206.85
Anderson. Richard 40
Andrus. I ew 26,54,62
Angle. John . 220.127.116.11.74
Armstrong. Mary Lou 43
Armstrong. Norval 19. 26.59. 60. 67.74.78
Arney. Rogene 43.73. 74
Arnold, Richard . 26.54
Arnold. Stanley . 26
Arrasmith. Richard 22,40
Arrasmith. Sharon 43.59
Baker, Dean 40
20. 22. 24. 26. 48. 59. 66. 67. 70. 74. 78. 87
Ballard. Donald . 69
Ballard. Velma 40. 57
Bappe, Bob . 26. 66. 67. 78
Bappe. Joan . 43. 63
Barnard, Anne . 43.48.59,79
Barnes, Forest 18.104.22.168.74.91
Barnett. Dorothy . 22.214.171.124.57
MIDWEST TRANSIT LINES
Serves Ames High Daily
YELLOW CAB COMPANY
Women’s . 1 j)pa ret
LILA B. FROMM
Ready to Wear and Accessories
313 Main Phone 830
Bartlett. Mr. Wesley . 16
Bates. Arnold 26
Beam. Don 43.55
Beard. Elizabeth . 40. 53
Beatty. Miss Anne 14
Bechtel, Dave . 40. 58. 67
Becker. Ronald 26. 67.86
Beckley, Marilyn 43. 57. 59
Beeman, Joe 43
Behling, Doris 43
Bell, Darlene 40. 63
Bell. Melvin . 43. 59
Bennett. Elizabeth 43
Berg. Pauline 26
Bergeson. Richard 27
Bergland. Mrs. Marjorie 12
Berhow. Dick . 27. 59. 67
Blanchard. Alice 40. 48. 59. 79
Bliss, Lois 43. 57
Blom, Peter . 40. 67
Bloomberg. Mary . 43,59
Borgmeyer. Robert 126.96.36.199
Bourne, Alvin . 22. 40. 74
Bower. Miss Edna 58. 59
Bowers. Hubert . 43
Bradish, John 19,27
Braun, Rodger 27
B reckon ridge, Eleanor 188.8.131.52
Breckenridge. Esther 184.108.40.206
Bret nail. Milly . 220.127.116.11.63. 79. 86
Breon. Dale 24. 27.66.67. 74,78
Brintnall. Mr. N. J. . 10
Brown, Norman 22. 40. 58. 67. 74
Brown, Imogene 27, 60. 63
Brown. Robert 27.61
Burnham, William 43. 55
One hundred twelveBurnham, Wilma 27 Edgar. Margaret 38,51.58.59. 60. 63
Burton, Patricia 43. 55. 58. 60 Edmand, Caroline 40. 58. 59
Butler. Mary Lou . 20. 18.104.22.168.59. 79 Edwards. Mr. David . 10
Cad man, Verle 44. 74 Edwards. John . 2. 22, 28. 48. 67. 78
Caldwell, Nance . 27. 48. 58. 63. 79 Egeino. Robert . 40
Canvin, Miss Madeline 14 Elliot. Mrs. Grace 13
Carter. George 44.69.74 Elliot. Mrs. Rose . 16
Carter. Shirley 39. 40. 4S. 58. 63. 79 Ellsworth, Arlene 25. 28. 59
Chambers. Dolores 40. 64 Elwell. Joe . 40. 58. 61
Chase. Elinor 22.214.171.124, 86 Emery, Ronald 41. 75
Chesting. Marian 25,27, 48,50.54,63,79.85.87 Erickson, Harold 28
Chivers, Esther 44. 55. 59 Ernst. Robert . . 41.67.74
Christensen. Andrew . 126.96.36.199 Ersland, Jo Ann . 28. 85
Christianson. Ernest . 40 Eschbach, Phyllis 39. 41.54.58. 63.79
Christofferson. Floyd 27. 59. 67. 71 Esry. Frances . 44. 55
Clapp, Dorothy 40. 57 Esry, Shelby 44
Clapp. Richard 40,67 Ethington, Marilyn 41.63
Clark. Bernard 44. 69 Everett. Bud . 24. 28,52, 74. 78
Clark. Danny 44 Fenley. John 20, 24. 28. 66. 67. 70. 74. 78
Clark. George . 20.44.55 Ferguson. Alice . 41,50.54.56
Clark. Marjorie . 40 Finch. Betty 28
Cleary. Richard . 40 Fitch. David . 28. 51
Clemens. Howard 44 F'itch. Faith . 188.8.131.52
Clemens. Pat .... 27. 57 Fitz, Robert 28
Cody. William . 40 Fitzsimmons, John 22, 44. 53. 74
Coe. Ramona 40. 59 l'logstad. Helen . 41
Conroy, Joanna 44. 57 Fowler, Jane 28. 48. 63. 79
Cook. Frank . 40. 61 Fowler. Margaret . 184.108.40.206, 63
Corbin. Joan 44 Freel. Betty . 44
Corbin. Joyce 44 Gaessler. Bill . 44. 60
Covey. Mr. Hi rani . 67.74 Garfield. John 44.47.69,74
Cox, Mary .... 220.127.116.11 Gaskill. Harold . 20,24.29.51
Craig, Bette 40 Gibbs, Paul . . 20.44
Crawford. Joan 44. 57 Gibbs. Pauline . 29.54
Crosley. Wayne . 44 Giese. Mary Jo 19. 44. 47,55.59
Cunningham. Mr. Ray 18 Gord. Eva . ■ 44
Daine. Bill .... 44.69 Gord. Kenneth . 44
Daine, John 40. 61. 67. 70. 74 Gore, Bruce . 20. 22.38. 41,74
Daley. Robert . 40. 74. 75 Gould. Gloria 41,60
Daugherty. Joseph 40 Gould. Janet . 19,41
Davis. Carol . 40. 63 Grant, John 22. 44. 60. 69. 73. 74
Davis. Richard . 44 Green. Don . 41
Day. Lyla . 8.39.40,18.104.22.168.63.79.91 Green. Mrs. Myrna 5.14. 79
Day. Mr. Richard 16 Grinstead, Ted 41.51.59
Day. Sylvia . . 20. 44. 48. 53. 59. 60. 79 Gross. Barbara 39. 41. 48. 59. 63. 79
De La Hunt. Stanley 22.214.171.124,67.70.74,78 Gulliver. Elizabeth . 44. 55. 59
Denby. Charles . 28, 58. 60. 86 Gutman. Jack . 24. 29. 59. 67
Denby, Richard . 44 Hagen. Tunney 44
Dickinson. Mrs. Elizabeth 15 Hainer, John 41
Dickinson. John 126.96.36.199 Halden. F'rank 20. 22. 188.8.131.52.74
Diehl. Douglas 44 Hall, Joanne 44
Dietz. Annetta 40. 59. 79 Hamann, Madeline 44.63
Dobson. Mrs. Lei a 15 Hammond. Norma . 29. 79. 85
Dodd. Charles 2.40,184.108.40.206 Hanger. Kenneth . 29. 62
Dryer, Robert 40 Hansel, Bob 44
Duvall. George 28 Hansel. John . 29
Dyas. Mary 40. 59. 79 Hanson, Luella 41.63
Ecker. Peder . 40. 60. 67 Harestad. Conrad . 220.127.116.11
Ecker. Phyllis 44. 59 Harlan. Jean 18.104.22.168.86
One hundred thirteenHarper, Dean . 22. 41.53,60.70. 7-1
Harrison, Fred 29. 74
Harter. Rosemary 55. 10
Haiti, Mr. Donald 14
Hartt, Kenneth 22.214.171.124.67.74
Haveman, Jean 44.55
Hegland, Richard 41
Henneman, Joyce 44.55,59
Henry, Richard . 41
Hines, Max 126.96.36.199. 60.67,74
Hines. Robert 29
Hines. William . 41
Hinrichson, Louise 19.44.53
Hippaka, William 41
Hixon, Ray 22. 29
Hocker, John 29
Hoff. Janet . 188.8.131.52
Holl, Rill . 45. 69. 73. 76
Holland, Chester . 41
Holland, Stanley 45. 69. 73. 71
Holler. Van . 45
Holmes. Jean . 44.48. 79
Honsinger, Bobby 184.108.40.206.79
Horn. James 220.127.116.11
Hotchkiss, Alicia 41.57,59
Hotchkiss. Donald . 29. 58. 60. 67. 74. 78
Houk. Pauline . . . . 45
House, Ronald . 41
Howell. Mr. Frank B.
Hukill, Bill 45. 69. 75
Hukill, Virginia 29. 48. 86
Inman. Marjorie 41
Irving, Roberta . 30
Iverson. Myron . 41
Iverson. Rosemary 45, 47. 48. 55. 59. 64. 79
Jacob, Phyllis 18.104.22.168
Jackson. Norman . 41.56, 60.67.77
Jensen, Harris 41.67.70
Jensen, Howard 22.214.171.124
Joannides. Dorothy . 126.96.36.199
Johns. Bob . 45
Johns, Eleanor 41.53
Johns. Gloria 30
Johnson. Adele . 45
Johnson. Darlene 45
Johnson. Everett 41
Johnson. Jerry . 22. 45. 53. 76
Johnson, l.eora . 30
Johnson, Lois 30. 80
Jondall, Betty 30
Jones. Darlene 45
Jones. Jean 38,39.41,54.63.79
Kauffman. Harold 45. 59
Kauffman. Ruth 30. 58
Kelly. Tom .
Kershner, Diana 41.54.58
Kester, Miss Florence 15
Kilborn. Ruth . 12.30.63
King. Kenneth 188.8.131.52.91
King, Thomas 184.108.40.206,91
Kirwin. Shirley . 45. 59
Klockentager. Lillian 45
Knight, Jack 41
Knight. Rolland 22, 30. 66.67.70. 74.78
Knudson. Helen 45.55.59
Kmiths. Constance 41
Knutson. Astrid 220.127.116.11
Knutson, Audrey 45. 58. 59. 60
Knutson. Lois 41.59
Koch, David 45.73,74
Kooser, Ray . 41.58
Kulow, Joan . 45.79
Kyle. Virginia 41
Lake. Jim . 18.104.22.168
Lande, Delores . 43
Lande, George . 30
Lantz, David 22.214.171.124. 58. 62.76. 78
Larsen. Pat 45. 59. 60. 63
Larson. David 20. 33. 45. 55. 58
Larson. Jeanne 30. 126.96.36.199.79. 80. 86
Larson. Joyce 41
Larson. Max 41
Lawlor, Conrad 42. 70
Lechner, Joan . 19.45.59
Lillard. Wilma . 45
Lindgren. Miss Eva . 11
Litchfield, Commodore 188.8.131.52
Litchfield, Dorothy 42.63
Litchfield. Lucy 45, 59
Livingston. Barbara 42. 58. 59
Lodden, Dolores 42.61
Long. Bob 22. 24. 30. 50. 54. 74
McCann. Josephine 42. 54. 56.60
McCarty, Merrill 45,59.69.74
McClure. John 42
McCormick. Mary 184.108.40.206.79
McDonald, Janet 42. 58. 59
McDonald, Norma 45.55
McKlyea. Joan 220.127.116.11.58.63, 79.86
McFarland. Martha 45.55.86
McFarland, Robert 20. 42. 67, 70
McKean, Helen . . . 45,55.60
McKinley, Marjorie 31
McKinley, Robert 45
McNally. Miss Mary 15.21
McNeil. Don . 42.74
McNutt. Franklin . 42.51.59
Magill. Diana 18.104.22.168.63
Maitland. Dorothy . 45. 55. 69
Maliam. Ed 21,22.31.58
Malberg. Nancy . 45
Maney, David 22.214.171.124. 70, 74.78
Marrs. Jack 21.31.58. 62. 67.78. 86
Mason, Ben 31.67,74.78
Mather, Richard 31
Mathews. Katherine . 31
Mat sen. Phyllis 45. 59
Matters. Doris . . . . 45
Our hundred fourteenMeek. Keith .
Meeker. Prof. W. H.
Mel berg. Mr. Merrit
Miller. Miss Ruth
Morris. Robert .
Morris. Walter .
Munn. Fritz .
Murphy. Gerald .
Murphy, Joyce .
Murray, David .
Murray, Dr. W. G.
Myers, Mary Jo
Nelson. Miss Charlotte
Nelson. John .
Nelson. Stanley .
Nodland. Mr. Marvin
Nolta, Yvonne .
Norton. Bob .
Nowlin. Pat .
Nutty, Jerry Lou
Odell. Jane .
Olson. Dean .
Olson. Ramona .
O’Neil. Rosella .
Page. Mr. Kenneth
Parsons. Barbara .
Peterson. Betty Jo
Peterson. Mary Lou
15, 22, 63
42. 54. 57
42. 58. 67, 74
20. 22. 45. 69. 73. 74
42. 59. 60. 63
20. 42. 67. 76
21. 31,51, 63. 79. 86
45. 73. 74
32. 52. 67. 70
22. 45,55. 69. 73. 74. 86
32. 48. 54. 58. 63. 79. 85. 90
45. 47. 59
42. 57. 79
42. 50. 67
32. 52. 63. 86
32. 48. 57. 63. 79
45, 47. 55, 63
42. 48. 57
32. 48. 57. 79. 86
3. 32. 48. 63. 79. 85
. . . 45
Pierre, Mary 46, 53. 55.61
Pierson, Marilyn . 42. 48. 57. 58. 59
Plagmnn, Mary 46.55.59
Pol hem us, Tom 39. 42. 58
Powers, Mary 42. 53
Powers, Sally 2. 25. 33. 59. 63. 79
Prather. John 45. 74
Prather, Mary . 25. 33. 48
Prehm. Darlene . 33
Price. Harry . 21.33.54
Puffett, George . . • . 45
Pyle. Jane . 33.48.50. 126.96.36.199
Ramsey, Marion . 46. 55
Rasmussen. Florence . 33
Rasmussen. Mary 33
Ray, Marlowe . 32.74.78
Read, Mary . 46. 59
Reynolds, Dick . 32
Ringgenberg, Bob . 46,59
Ritland, Mr. Everett 16.64
Robbins, Herb . 20. 24. 32. 58. 60. 66. 67. 78
Robertson, Ella May . 19. 46. 55, 59
20. 21. 24. 32. 188.8.131.52.64,79, 86
Robinson. Miss Opal 15,48,79
Rorabaugh, Roy 15. 48. 54.79
Ross. Betsy (sr.) 24. 34. 52, 54
Ross. Betsy (soph.) 184.108.40.206, 60
Ross. Dale . 45
Ross, Mary . 220.127.116.11.79
Rot hacker, Mark . 22. 42. 67. 70, 74
Rouze, Verna 46. 47. 59. 60. 69
Rozeboom, Bob . 46. 47. 55. 74
Rude, Eugene 31
Rushing, Marylee 5. 21. 39. 42,48.57,63,79.80.86
Ryan. Kenneth . 42
Rynkiewitz. Bennie . 46. 58, 59. 63
Sandman. Mavis . 34
Sayre. Miss Laura 13
Schanche, Dorothy 18.104.22.168.90
Schmalzried, Don 34
Schmidt. Malcolm 34. 67. 70. 78. 82
Schreck, Richard 46
Schultz. Elinor 42. 59. 60
Schulz. Ted . 22.214.171.124.74
Scott. Ronald 34
Selzer, Marilyn . 46
Sevde, Richard . 42
Severson. Dulcie 42. 50. 57
Severson. Mrs. Eleanor 57
Severson. Paul . 42
Shaffer, Boh 46. 69. 73
Sheesley. John 46. 59
Shipley. Richard 126.96.36.199
Sills. La Velle . 46
Simmering, Mr. Lawrence 16
Sjurson, Paul 34.58,60,62,64,67.70.75,78,87
Slaichert, Mr. William 15
Smith, Elizabeth 188.8.131.52
One hundred fifteenSmith. Jim . 24. 34. 58. 62. 66. 67. 74. 78
Smith. Marvin 34.58. 74
Smith. Patricia 184.108.40.206. 60
Smith. Quenton (Terrj ) . 42
Smith. Wanda June 24,34.48.63,79. 84
Smith. William 42.67. 74
Soreghan, Phyllis 38. 42.58. 59
Sorenson. Jo Ann . 19,46. 59
Sowers. Max 22 42 62. 66. 67. 70,74. 78
Spangler, Wayne 46. 55. 58
Speck. Pat . 46
Stahl. John . 43. 74
Steele. Dick 46
Stephenson. Hill . 43
Stevenson. Valerie 46.53.55. 79
Stewart. Bob 46. 69, 73. 74
Stoaks. Phyllis . 31
Stock. Ellen 34.63. 80
Stock. Rita 43.59. 60
Stover, Betty . 46. 55. 61'
Summers. Phyllis . 24. 35.51.54. 63
Swanson, Bob 35
Sweeney, Jacqueline . 46. 55. 59 63
Switzer. Dolores . . 43
Taft. John 220.127.116.11. 76
Taylor. Donna 43
Taylor. Elsie Marie 19.35.57. 63
Taylor. John 41.58.67, 74
Taylor, Keith 43 62
Taylor, Mary . 46. 47 79
Taylor. Raymond 43
Terrones. John . 43
Thiel. Dreston . 35
Thomas. Audrey . 46
Thomas, Velva . . . 36
Thomason. Mary Linn 46,55 63
Thorburn. Virginia . 38.43.59 61
Thurmond. Howard . 43
Throckmorton. Adel 46 55
Tiller. Mr. Olav 16.67.70 74
Town, Wayne . 46. 69 74
Townsend. Marilyn 43. 48. 59. 63 79
Turner, George 43. 59.76
Turner. Mr. Hubert 15
Tweet. Ben hart 43. 60
Uhl. Edward 43
Ullestad, Donald 35. 60. 67. 74. 78. 86
Vifquain. Ned 43.62.67. 70. 74.78.82
Vore, Herman . 41.67.74
Vore, Ramona 46. 55
Walker, Robert 43. 56. 58. 67. 70. 74
Wallace. Jim 46
Wallace. Margaret 34. 35. 57. 86
Wand. Leda 46
Warren, Alene 35
Webb. Lillian . 35
Weber. Barbara 25. 35. 48. 59. 79
Weber, Marjorie . 18.104.22.168.79
Wefald, David . 35
Weiser, Louise 46. 63
Wessel. Helen 46
Westervelt, Miriam 43. 58
Wetteland. Connie 35
Wheelock. Jonota 46
Wheelock, Patricia 35. 59
White. Arba 36
Wilhelm, Max 5.22. 24.36. 60. 66.67.70. 78. 9'»
Wilhelm. Myrna 43. 58. 59
Wilcox. Miss Edna . 16.63.64
Willcox, Evelyn 36. 58. 83
Williams. Dorothy 36. 52. 54. 85. 86. 91
Williams. Miss Edna 14.38
Wilson. Duane 24.36.67
Wilson. Nancy 19. 43. 48. 53. 63. 79
Winfrey. Robley 46. 48. 59. 79
Wright. Barbara . 22.214.171.124.61
Wunderle. Alita 126.96.36.199
Wyatt. William . 43. 60. 67. 74
Wymore. Loren . 46
Youmans. Pamela 43
Young. Bob . 46. 55
Zenor, Norman 46.69.74
Zenor. Warren 36.60.73
Zoellner. Mercier . 36. 90
This is the end.
Our work is done.
Son' you kids
Cun hare your fun.
Out hundred .sixteen
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