Andrew Lewis High School - Pioneer Yearbook (Salem, VA)

 - Class of 1941

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GaUrndan. gJj 1940-4-1 li e• proudly display the colors at our Armistice Day program December ic—Mr. Horn gave intelligence tests to all eighth grade pupils in cafeteria. Report cards appeared in the halls again. Also a fresh supply of hankies, tears and sniffles. Better luck next time. December n—“Annapolis Farewell’’ was shown to the students today. Never heard such weep¬ ing and wailing among the girls. Was it really so sad ? December 12—There was a Band concert in the auditorium today. Our Band is certainly won¬ derful. December 16-—Members of the Senior Choral Club went to South View tonight, under the direction of Mrs. Peery. December 17—Christmas baskets to be filled for the needy families of the community were sent to the auditorium. December 18—Members of the French Depart¬ ment and their dates were royally entertained at a Christmas party at the clubhouse. Mr. and Mrs. Fallwell, of Roanoke, were guests of the evening. December 19—Our first basket ball game was here tonight. Our five cagers won the battle against Rocky Mount, supported by the “Root- in-studs.” Of course, they won. December 20—“The Other Wise Man” was given today, under the direction of Mr. Snapp and Mrs. Chick. Harold Shelor wen the season’s ticket to the basket ball game by guessing the score of last night’s game. And he’s our basket ball star! The Girl Reserves gave an in¬ formal dance at the clubhouse tonight. This was one of the gayest parties of the Yuletide season. January 2—The grind begins again... January 5—Students owning lockers 23-43 were advised to clean them out at an early date. Mr. Frank Chapman discussed in assembly to¬ day the purpose and use of the iron lung. January 6—The Hi-Y’s had their annual banquet in the cafeteria tonight for all the new mem¬ bers. They weren’t too hard on “the poor little innocents.” January 7—Mr. Ben Chapman spoke to the civics classes sixth period. January 8—Six students accompanied Miss Moore to the naturalization ceremony in Roanoke this afternoon. January 9—The I. S. S. and Library Clubs met today at activities period. The boys (and some of the girls) went to Blacksburg tonight to play the V. P. I. Freshmen. We got beat 19-6. January 10—We play Martinsville tonight in Salem. January 13—The Home Economics Club met in 305 at the first activities period today. January 14—Sophomore pictures were made to¬ day in the clinic room. We played William Byrd tonight in Salem and lost by a 3-point margin. January 15—Freshmen posed for pictures for the Pioneer. Such coy little smiles—you seniors better watch out! January 17—We play Glass in Lynchburg to¬ night. January 18—Andrew 1 Lewis plays Lane, of Charlottesville, tonight in Salem. January 22—We played Lexington High here tonight and won the game. January 24—The boys on the team went to Dan¬ ville today and beat the Cardinals in a hard- fought game on the hardwood. Rr-r-r-r r-r, it was cold when we had that fire drill

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GaUtidan, 1940-41 November i—The delegates from the staffs left this morning to attend the annual S. I. P. A. convention at Washington and Lee University. This lasted over the week-end. November 2—We played Byrd today, another county rival. The Wolverines walked over the Terriers 48-0. November 4—The Library Club announced a book-plate contest. The winner will get a book. This plate will be used in all our books in the Library. November 5—All the girls ran around with mirrors, combs and lipstick; the boys were actually in coats! The occasion? Why, senior pictures, of course. November 6—The Beta Club installed three new members today in the senior assembly. November 7—While Mr. Snapp narrated, “Pic¬ turesque Word Origins” slides were shown to the students today. November 8—The Girl Reserves (Preserves) at¬ tended the conference at the Y. W. C. A. in Roanoke. It was fun, but the next night was better. November 9—The Girl Reserves Dance at Hotel Roanoke was really a bang-up affair. We played E. C. Glass today in Lynchburg and were defeated by one point, the final score standing 14-13. Oh, well, 13 always was un¬ lucky ! November 11—Today was the first day of “Book Week.” We have a full week ahead. November 12—The Juniors have taken up Senior habits and were all “dolled up” to watch the birdie. Hope Mr. Woodward carries insurance on his equipment. The Band went to Roanoke this morning and paraded. Boy, are we “step¬ ping out” ? November 14—The students enjoyed the motion picture, “Abraham Lincoln,” which was spon¬ sored by the Library Club. Tom Weir poses jor his senior picture The Beta Club holds its installation program in assembly November 19—The girls in the Home Economics Department served the Salem Kiwanians lunch¬ eon today in the Home Economics Department. November 20—Members of the Senior Choral Club and a speaking group under the direction of Mrs. Perry and Mr. Miller presented a Thanksgiving Festival to the faculty and stu¬ dent body. November 23—We ended our ’40 football season with a 36-6 victory over the Cardinals, from Danville. We had a good football season, playing ten games and winning eight of them. November 26—Miss Kern organized a Swimming Club among the girls. You ought to see them swimming on the basket ball court in the gym. There was a Beta meeting in Music Room. November 28—The representative of Henebry’s was here today to measure seniors for their rings. Library Club held a meeting in Library at activities period. Oh, lucky day, school dis¬ missed at 2:30 for the county teachers meeting. December 3—Senior girls voted for representa¬ tives from A. L. in D. A. R. contest. Evelyn Taylor Smith will represent Andrew Lewis. The Lutheran Orphanage entertained the fac¬ ulty at dinner. December 4—There was double assembly today to discuss the fire drills. December 5—Fire drill today! It was cold and misty but that didn’t daunt the fire alarm that peeled forth every period and sent students and teachers scurrying. December 6—The “Book Worm” campaign started today. The Kiwanis Club had their annual Ladies’ Night banquet in the gym. Miss Annie had charge of the meal and several of the senior girls served. Ducks paid off their debt after having been beaten in football by the Penguins by giving the Penguins a party. { 25 } •

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Galendci i 1940-4-1 January 25—Our big night in basket ball! The Jefferson Magicians really used some magic when they rolled over us in Roanoke. January 27-29—Exams. Not even a whisper in the halls. (They must be scared speechless.) January 29—Andrew Lewis played Martinsville there. January 30—This is the first day of the new term. We followed the old schedule. January 31—New term, new schedule, new “stoodents” and everybody rushing around like chickens with their heads cut off. The boys are playing in Hampton tonight. February 3—We’ve all been waiting for it and now it’s here— The Pioneer Campaign. Pos¬ ters and a banner decorated the halls of An¬ drew Lewis. February 4—Special Annual Assembly featuring old pictures of faculty and recent pictures of the students. We played Byrd in Vinton. February 5—The feature picture, “Peck’s Bad Boy,” was shown before a large student body today in the auditorium. All students interested in the National Forensic League met with Mr. Thompson. February 6 —Call meeting of the Advertising Staff of the Pioneer and Library Club was held at activities period. February 7—The boys are playing Glass tonight and did a fine job of it. February 8—We played Lane tonight. February ic—MEASLES! Everyone has it. February 13—Mr. Stackhouse visited our school today and demonstrated a new type movie projector which the school is buying. A scene from the Christinas play, " The Other Wise Man” Mrs. Pedigo struggles with the registration of her home¬ room pupils February 14—Radio program by sociology stu¬ dents under direction of Miss Spradlin. We played Jefferson tonight here and lost. Good game. February 17—Home Economics Club met today in 305. February 19—Insurance company representatives spoke in Senior assembly today. The team played in Lexington and the National Forensic tourney was held. February 21—We played Danville here for the western district championship and lost. February 23—The Apollo Entertainers visited the school and delighted both teachers and students with their performances. February 25—The team went to Rocky Mount for the game. February 28—The Beta Club installed its new members with a very beautiful service in assembly today. March 3—Tennis Team was formed under di¬ rection of Coach Thompson. March 5—“Great Expectations” was shown to the student body today. March 7-8—Beta Convention was held at Hotel Roanoke. About 20 members of the Lewis chapter attended and thoroughly enjoyed it. March 10—Girls dramatic, oratorical and humor¬ ous contests were held under direction of Mrs. Strickler. March n—Girls’ Basket Ball Tournament was held today. March 12—New schedule tried out for one day. March 13—French Club presented the motion picture, “The Life and Love of Beethoven.” March 14—Senior Mirror elections were held. 4 27

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