Angola High School - Key Yearbook (Angola, IN)

 - Class of 1947

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ea. UUu jV Vll» •s«4 ■em " » dan a i9 7 THE KEY a Jtaif at avu ola lti lt IcUo-o-l Published at Angola, hidiaiia Kicbard A. Loomis, Editor Donald R. Sell, Business Manager a doif at dxuuKU li nei e the 6 aM Girls come dashing info the library ivitb tales of last night ' s dates. Fellows are frying to get their physics completed before class. " How are you going to the baseball or basketball game tonight? " Time to have graduation pictures taken. " Have you a date for the Christmas Prom? " Then there is the Christmas exchange. Should I say more? . . . Vacation, exams, play tryouts, and big assignments when there isn ' t anything else to keep us busy! Chorus rehearsal for the Spring Concert, dates for Junior-Senior Banquet, plans for house parties, practice marching for Baccalaureate and finally Commencement exercises! So, this is school! Oh, lead me to it. v., ■ f—h " »r| y- Our Teachers Page 7 In Class Page 1 3 With the Team Page 41 hi the Chibrooiu Page 47 . r " v.fc ' j ' ■t V,v . ' i y. r - ' - ♦• ■- Ji - nj: BM JH ijfe -.ii G. WENDELL DYGERT Wc, the Senior Class of 1947, u ' ish to dedi- cate our aniiuaJ to Mr. Dygerf, our former class sponsor, who so successfully guided us through our first three years in high school. At this time we want to express our gratitude and tell you, Mr. Dygert we think you ' re grand. Page Four Ut apAx eclatlo In appreciation of his helpful- ness and the interest he has taken in us, ive the Senior Class of 1947, wish to thank Mr. Rose for taking over our sponsorship during our last year of high school. T y vSL Miss Shultz has gone about her duties on the annual unnoticed year after year. We decided to take this opportunity to thank her for all of her swell ideas and unineasurable it ' ork. Without her co-operation and help we realize it would be impos- sible to tackle a year-book. Page Five " Ob, give me something to remember you by! " Our school has done jusf that. We have fond friendships, few sorrous and many happy moments. Our school has contributed to help us and our community. May we go out and prac- tice ivhat ivc have learned. Page Six 044 1 tecuUije U. For the past four years we have been ably assisted by our facility, the life center of school. Through the adminis- tration we have enjoyed the benefits of a very successful curriculum. 644, efUnten(lte4it Military men have found that the best marksmen come from among boys who have been reared in the open country. One of the factors accounting for this is that these boys are accustomed to viewing objects at con- siderable distances. It is equally true that those young people who most consistently register " bull ' s eyes " in life are those who keep an eye on the distant future; who are concerned not only with what they are doing tonight, to- morrow, and next week, but also with what they hope to be doing in five 3 ' ears, ten years, twenty-five years hence. Why not cultivate " far sightedness " in life? — -John L. Estrich. John L. tsTRicH fl Utclfli cd I listened to a man give a very short impromptu speech this evening. He had missed several meetings of his Club — he ' d been in a hospital. But he was cheerful and grateful because he ' d been remembered while away. He concluded by saying — " And I want to attend regularly because I wish to be of service to others. " It impressed me. I talked with a boy today, in a friendly sort of way. He had a problem. The solu- tion? " Do a little more for others than you ' re expected to do. It ' ll work wonders. " This idea of service for others must more and more permeate our daily living if life is to have purpose and meaning in this materialistic age. I sincerely believe this ideal is a big motivating factor in the lives of the people who make up Angola High School. It is evidenced repeatedly in " a day at school. " — C. H. EWioH C. H. Elliott Vage Eight i-aoAci ojf eJULcatioit We, the senior class, wish to extend our sincere thanks to the mem- bers of the Board of Education for the help they have given in forming the general school policies. We appreciate the need for an efficient school organization. CORNEAL R. BRAXTON Mr. Br.itton is the presi- dent of the Angola Bo.ird of Educition. He served faithfully for the past six years. As the executive head, he presides over all monthly meetings. When he is not at work on the board, Mr. Brat- ton may be found as manager of Golden ' s Garage. HAROLD STEVENS Mr. Stevens is the new-, est board member. This is his first year and he is secretary of the organization. He keeps all the records of the meet- ings and handles all the cor- respondence. " Steve " is pro- prietor of the Lakeland Radio Shop. CARLTON CHASE Mr. Chase, the cashier of the First National Bank, is the treasurer of the board. He takes care of the financial matters encountered by the school board. This is Mr. Chase ' s third vear of service. Vage Nine tlu 6j wJiO- 444 ded JOHN L. ESTRICH A. B. Ohio State University A. M. Colnvibia University Superintendent BETTY MILLER Tri-Statc College Secretary RUSSELL F. HANDY A. B. Tri-State College Drake University Butler University Ball State Teachers College University of Chicago A. M. University of Michigan Social Science, Biology EUNICE B. REED A. B. Defiance College University of Wisconsin Ball State Teachers College McGill University Rocky Mountain School of Languages Latin, Geography, Spanish CLAYTON H. ELLIOTT B. S. Ohio State University M. S. Purdue University Principal Chemistry, Agriculture MILO K. CERTAIN A. B. Central Normal College Columbia University Commercial Work RUBY SHULTZ A. B. Indiana University University of Wisconsin Columbia University McGill University English, Journalism LILLY KOHL B. S. Tri-State College M. S. University of Chicago Home Economics Page Ten U6 tWlXM 044 dcU MARY CATHERINE LIPPINCOTT A. B. haW State Teachers College Vocal Music EMERY L. DRUCKAMILLER A. B. Indiana Unii ersity Manchester College Danville ' Normal College Health, History Physical Education DOTA CLAUDIUS BROWN 6. S. Ball State Teachers College Art • AUGUSTUS GONDRING A. B. Indiana University Art BARBARA KINDIG A. B. Albion College Instrumental Music CRYSTAL REES A. B. Ball State Teachers College Physical Education, English Speech JOHN ROSE A. B. Hiram College L S. Indiana University Mathematics, Physics iiiiii " MAXINE RINEHART Tri-State College -d Secretary m. Page Eleven Toi. I ' .jw: J.jhn A ' . Rose, Paissell HamlN-. Kinei- - I . Di-uckamillei ' , fi. ( ' . Eiown, C. H. Elliott, Harold Harman, Betty Miller. Second row: Thelma Hephner, Eunice Reed, Vera Myers, Laura Belle Bates. Mary Regisser, Crystal Rees, Lilly Kobl, Cora Keckler. Third row: Mary Catherine Lippincott, Catherine Schrider, Gertrude Hart, Jane Cappel- lino, Pauline Reichardt. Doris Keckler, Katy Boyer, Front row: John L, Estrich, Ruby Shultz, LaVerne Hardy, Gwen Cotner, Barbara Kindig, Ruth Steyens, Julia Nixon, Milo Certain. There are many people that are necessary fcr the smooth running of the pubhc schools. The most important group is the faculty. The grade teachers help the children learn the elements of arithmetic, English and science. The high school teachers prepare the students for their future lives in college, in business, and in the home. The custodians keep cur school building clean. Thev help to surround us with the right atmosphere for study. Ralph Freed joined the staff last March. We could not get along without the cooks. The) ' prepare well balanced meals for the students who are not able to go home for their lunches. Nor do we forget the friendly Police Officer Purdon in front of the building. 1 " " We wish to pay tribute here to the memory of Theodore Hopkins, police chief, who endeared himself to the pupils of the Angola schools while he for two years guarded their safet} ' in crossing Wayne Street in front of the building. As his efforts were untiring, so our fond memory of him will be everlastijag. Vern Easterday Ray Freeman Fiarry Sowle Mrs. Wm. Kunkel Mrs. Chas. Stevens Theodore Flopkins in ciaA Here uc are in class ■ — ue ' ll say just any class. Some- times ice feel ice are icell pre- pared for the period with lessons written and questions answered. Then other days ue ' re not quite ready; hnt perhaps we shouldn ' t talk about that. It takes every class period, with our mis- takes and our accomplish- ments, to make us what we are. tkaie uaUo4jz Motto — " Something attempted, Something done. " Colors — Blue and White. Flower — White Gardenia OFFICERS President Don Sell Vice President Harriet Rose Secretaty Red Loomis Treasurer Clifton Nilson Va ' e fourteen da4f UaA. cls jzd SHIRLEE I. ALLEN Sbirlee ' is a cheerful lass ivho envoys liring. Sophomore : G. R. ; Glee Club ; Speech Play Crew: Hornet Staff; Alpha Delta Chi. Junior: G. R. : Glee Club: Mixed Cliorus: String Trio: Junior Play Crew: Alpha Del- ta Clii. Senior: Y-Teen: Glee Club: arixed Chorus: A Cappella Choir, Key Staff: Senior Play. ROSE MARIE ASHLEY Rosie has made and kept many friends by always being loyal. Sophomore: G. R. : Glee Club: Mixed Chorus: Sextette; Di Im- mortales Staff. .Junior: G. R. : Glee Club: Mixed Choru.s: Student Coun- cil: Junior Pla - Crew. Senior: Y-Teen: Glee Club: Mixed Chorus: A Cappella Choir: ICey Staff; Student Council: Senior Play. GRETA JEAN BODIE A brilliant student ivith an eye toward the future, es- pecially in science. Sophomore; G. P .: Alpha Delta Chi. Junior: G. R. ; Speech Play Cast: Alpha Delta Chi. Senior: Y ' -Teen: Glee Club: Key Staff; Alpha Delta Chi: Senior Play. BARBARA A. BRATTON She is a dark haired beauty, who is one of our most tal- ented seniors. Sophomore; G. P . : Di Im- niortales Staff. Junior: G. R.; Band: Glee Club: Mixed Chorus: Student Council; Hoosier Girls ' State: Junior Play Crew. Senior: Y-Teen treas.: Band : Ke.v Staff: Senior Play. W. MAC ARNOLD His humor and 2cit will get Mac far in this world. Freshman; Basketball; Base- ball; Student Council. Sophomore: Hi-Y " ; Class Sec. - Treas. : Basketball; Baseball; Speech Play Cast; Hornet Staff: Di Immortales Staff; Alpha Delta Chi. Junior: Hi-Y; Basketball; Baseball; Hoosier Boys ' State; Junior Play Crew; Track; Al- pha Delta Chi. Senior: Basketljall; Base- ball; Speech Play Cast; Key Staff; Assni-iate Ed. of Hor- net; Alpha Delta Chi Treas.; Senior Play. MARGARET ANN FLETTER She is as true as the mark ihe attains. Sophomore: G. R. ; Speech Play Cast: Alpha Delta Chi. Junior: G. R. : Junior Play Cast: Speech Play Crew; Al- pha Delta Chi. Senior: Y-Teen: Ivey Staff; Alpha Delta Chi; Senior Play. Attended North Side High School, Fort Wayne, I. JEAN A. BOYER She ' s happy-go lucky, full of pep and rigor, and likes horses. Sophomore: G. R. Junior: G. R. : Glee Club; Junior Pla ' Cre■v ' . Senior: Y-Teen; G. A. A.; Glee Club: Key Staff; Senior Play. PATSY ELAINE CREMEAN Patsy is the artist of the class and she is friendly to all. Soplioraore: G. R. : Di Im- mortales Staff.; Poppy Poster Award. Junior: G. i;.: Junior Play Cast and Crew: Speech Play Crew: Poppy Poster Award. Senior: Y-Teen Service Com. Chr.; G. A. A.: Student Coun- cil; Ivey Staff ' : Alpha Delta Cbi; Senior Play. Vage Fifteen tlve4f ltcuue LA VERNE EASTERDAY There is aluays gaiety and fun uheii LaVcrne is around. Freshman; Glee Club. Sopliomore: G. R.: Glee Club; Mixed Chorus. Junior; G. R.; Glee Ciub; Junior Plav Crew. Senior; Y-Teen; Key Staff; Senior Play. CAROLYN lANE BENDER Eyes aglou- and a smile that ' s gay! Feu- uorries enter Carolyn ' s day. Freshman: Glee Club. Sophomore; G, R.; Glee Club; Di Immortales Staff. Junior; G. R.; Glee Club; Junior Play Crew: Cheerleader. Senior: Y-Teen; Glee Club; A Cappella Cboir; Senior Play. LELAND EWERS JR. This tall and likeable lad has the reputation of being the fastest driver ami having the slowest temper in A.H.S. Fre.shman: Speech Play Cast; 4-H Club. Sophomore: Hi-Y; Basket- ball; Baseball. Junior: Vice Pres.; Hi-Y; Basketball; Junior Plav Crew. Senior; Hi-Y; Basketball; Key Staff; Senior Play. BETTE JUNE GRIFFIN Here ' s a lass ivith blonde ringlets and a pleasing per- sonality that has won her many friends. Freshman; Sunshine Society; G. A. A. Sophomore: Sunshine Soci- ety. .Tunior: Sunshine " Society: Commercial Club; Mixed Cho- rus. Senior: Y-Teen; Glee CUili; Senior Play. Attended Rensselaer High School I, II, HI. KATHRYN M. DOUDT . An ever dependable and sincere lass who is new to us this year. Freshman: G. A. A. Sophomore: G. A. A. Junior: G. A. A. Senior: Y-Teen; G. A. A.; Glee Club; Key Staff; Hornet Staff; Senior Pla3 ' . Attended Tipton, Ind., High School I, II, III. ANDREW CRAIG EMERSON Andy is a likeable lad, who enjoys a good time. Freshman: Baseball Mgr. Sophomore: Hi-Y; Di Im- mortales Staff. Junior: Hi-Y; Baseball; Hoosier Bovs ' State; Junior Plav Cast. Senior: Hi-Y; Key Staff; Pepsi Cola Scholarship Test; Senior Play. BETTY LOUISE FEAGLER Music is her inner-most thought and her thoughts are beautifully expressed. Sophomore; Glee Club; Mix- ed Chorus; Di Immortales Staff. Glee Club: llixed Trio; Junior Play- Junior Chorus; Crew. Senior Chorus Glee Club; Mixed A Cappella Cboir: Trio; Key Staff: Senior Play. ANGELA L. FOUTZ Her friends arc many; Don is her specialty. Sophomore: G. R.: Speech Plav: Di Immortales Staff; Alpha Delta Chi. Junior: G. R. ; Junior Play; Alpha Delta Chi; Hornet Staff. Senior: Y-Teen: Key Staff; . lpha Delta Chi: Senior Play. Page Sixteen wjM,kjzd UaAd R. DALE McCLELLAN He made many friendi and participated in many school act rites. officer: Cast: Officer officer: Chorus: Freshman: Class Mixed Chorus: Play F. F. A.: 4-H Club: F. F. A. Sophomore: Class Basketball: Mixed Student Council. Junior: Hi-T: Mixed Chorus: Student Council: Junior Plav Cast. Senior: Hi-Y Pres.: Mixed Cliorus: Key Staff: Boys ' Quartette: Valedictorian: Sen- ior Play. Attended Flint Hig-li School I and LaGrange High School II. BETTY MAE MILLER She aluays has a friendly smile and a uilling hand. Sophomore: G. R.: Di Im- mortales Staff. Junior: G. R.: Glee Club. Senior: T-Teen: Glee Club: Senior Play. LEONARD EDWIN OTT His ready uif and mischief will be missed in the future. Freshman: Treas. of class: Baseball: Band: German Band. Sophomore: Hi-Y: Di Im- mortales Staff: Hornet Staff: German Band. J u n i o r: Hi-Y " : Baseball: Band: Mixed Chorus: Student Council: Play Crew: Cheer- leader: German Band. Senior: Hi-Y; Band: Alpha Delta Chi: Northern Indiana District Orchestra: Key Staff; Senior Play. JAMES E. NEUKAM This rugged character is one of the Ag. hoys; also he " balks fackuard " much of the time. Fresliman: F. F. A. Sophomore: F. F. A. Junior: Pres. of F. F. A.: 4-H Club; Junior Play Cre v. Senior: F. F. A.. Reporter: 4-H Club: Key Staff: Senior Play. RICHARD A. LOOMIS He will get along in this HOrld; he ' ll be a snccessful business man. Freshman: Basketball Mgr. ; Football Mgr. : Baseball Mgr. ; Track Mgr.: Dir. of Sports Puliilicity: Letterman ' s Club; Student Council. Sophomore: Basketball Mgr. : Football Mgr.; Baseball Mgr.; Track Mgr.; Dir. of Sports Publicity: Letterman ' s Club. Junior: Hi-Y ' ; Dir. of Sports Publicity: Junior Play Crew; Hornet Staff " . Senior: Dir. of Sports Pub- licity: Hornet Staff; Key Staff, Ed.; Senior Plav. Attended Griffith High School, I, II. JEAN E. MILLER A capable young lady who has served uell at her many duties. Sophomore: G. R. : Class Vice-President: G. A. A.: Glee Club.; Mixed Chorus; Di Im- mortales Staff. Junior: G. R. : Class Secre- tary: Glee Club; Mixed Cho- rus: Trio; Junior Play Crew. Senior; Y-Teen: Glee Club; Mixed Chorus: Trio; A Cappel- la Choir: Student Council: Kev Staff: Alplia Delta Chi. LEONARD J. MITZMAN He is a man of high ideals; he will be a professor of physics in good ole A.H.S. some day. Freshman: Baseball: Vic- tory Corps-Ground Group. Sophomore: Track Team; Science Club; Model Club; Sketch Club. Junior: 4-H Club: Science Club: Allied Youth Club. Senior: Mixed Chorus: Key Staff; Alpha Delta Chi; Senior Play. Attended Falls Church, Va., Higli School I and Kenmore X. Y., High School II, HI. CLIFTON N. NILSON A friendly greeting and good service will make us re- tnember this boy ivith a horn. Freshman: Band: German Band. Sophomore: Hi-Y: Trumpet Trio: Brass Quartet: German Band: Pit Orchestra for Oper- etta " False Fernando; " Page at Indianapolis. Junior: Hi-Y ' : Class Treas.; Band; Mixed Chorus: Trumpet Trio: Hoosier Boys State; Jun- ior Plav Crew; First Div. State Trio Contest. Senior: Hi-Y Officer; Class Officer: Band; Mixed Chorus; Trumpet Trio; Key Staff; .41- pha Delta Chi: Senior Play. Page Seventeen UiA044j(fUo44i tUe. GERALD C. PEARSON " Gerry " is a newcomer this year, but already has won a niche in the hearts of the students. Senior: Hi-Y; Mixed Chorus: Senior Play. Attended Euclid Central High School, Euclid, Ohio. I, II, III. LAUREL EUGENE RICHMOND Laurel ' s laii; h uill he miss- ed in future ; n crnDient classes. Freshman: F. F. A. Sophomore: Hi-T; P. F. A. Junior: Hi-Y: F. F. A.; .Jun- ior Plav Crew. Senior: Hi-Y; F. P. A. DEWAYNE ALLEN RICHMOND DeWayne is a big boy and a big friend of everyone in the Senior Class. Freshman: Mixed Chorus. Junior: Junior Play Crew. Senior: Hi-Y: F. F. A.: Mix- ed Chorus; Senior Play. BARBARA ELLEN SANDERS A hard-working, chiirming lass, ti ' ith dependability and punctuality added. Freshman: Class Pres. Sophomore: G. R. : Student Council Reporter; Speech Play Crew: Di Immortales Staff; Alpha Delta Chi. Junior: G. R.; String Trio; Junior Play Crew; Speech Play Crew: Alpha Delta Chi. Senior: Y-Teen Vice Pres • Key Staff: Alpha Delta Chi; Editor of Hornet: Senior Play. ANTOINETTE MARGARET OWENS Adventurous is Margi; her friends are everywhere — in- cluding neighboring towns. Freshman: Sextette; Student Council. Sophomore: Class Sec. Junior: Class Treas. Senior: Y-Teen: Glee Club: A Cappella Choir: Key Staff; Senior Play. Attended Milt -aukee Down- er Seminary II. III. HARRIET L. ROSE Oiir capable vice-president, a girl ivho has music in her soul. Sophomore: G. R. : Glee Club; Di Immortales Staff. Junior: G. R.; Glee Club; Mixed Chorus: Junior Play- Cast and Crew: Alpha Delta Chi: Quartette. Senior: Y-Teen: A ' ice. Pres. of Class; Glee Club; Mixed Chorus: Trio: A Cappella Choir; Key Stalt; Alpha Delta Chi. RICHARD LEWIS ROMERO Life is a lot of fun — uith a happy smile for everyone. Freshman: Band. Sophomore: Hi-Y: Clarinet Trio; Di Imniortales Staff. Junior: Hi-Y: Basketball; Band: Plav Crew. Senior: Hi-Y: Basketball; Band; Angola ' s Jubilee King; Senior Play. CRYSTAL PARRISH Cris is quiet and reserved, but enjoys life just the same. Junior: Y-Teen; Glee Club; Junior Play CreT " . .Senior: Senior Play. Page Eighteen jp44 -4fe4AA (UMA6A MARILYN SERVICE S je ' s industrioiii, happy, always smiling, and ncicr tfitboiit a uord about Bill. P " i-eshman: Glee Club; 4-H Club. .Sopliomore; G. R. ; Glee Club ; 4-H Club. Junior: G. R. : Junior Play Crew. Senior: Y-Teen: Senior Play. RICHARD D. SHANK Dick is quite a " man about town " ; ic ' hcn all is said and done, though, he ' s a swell fel- low. F. F. Base- Fre.shman: ball. Sophomore: Hi-Y: F. F. A.: Treas. : Baseball. Junior: Hi-Y: F. F. A., Trea.i. : Baseball: Junior Play Crew. Senior: Hi-T; F. F. A.; Sec: Key Staff; Baseball; Senior Play. DONNA G. STEVENS Quite reserved is she, but always ready to giie a help- ing hand. Freshman: Sextette. Sophomore: G. R. ; Glee Club; Sextette: Di Immortales Staff. Junior: G. K.: Glee Club; Mixed Chorus; Sextette; Jun- ior Play Cast. Senior: Y-Teen; Glee Club; Mixed Chorus; Sextette; A Cappella Choir; Key Staff; Senior Play. BEN H. WELDON, JR. Ben is the eier serious pal, though alivays helpful along the way. Freshman: Class Prog. Chr. ; Banrl. Sopliomore: Hi-Y ' .; Band; Trumpet Trio; Trumpet Quar- tet ■ Brass Quartet. Junior: Hi-Y; Band; Trum- pet Trio; Play Crew: 1st Place in r)is. and State Contests. Senior: Hi-Y; Band; Mixed Chorus: Trumpet Trio: Key Staff: Northern Indiana Dis- trii-t Orcliestra. DONALD R. SELL In the three years that Don has been here he has been a great asset to our school. Freshman: Pres. of Class: Baseball; Band; Mixed Chorus; F. F. A., Vice Pres.; 4-H Club. Sophomore; Hi-Y; F. F. A., Treas.; Di Immortales Staff; Brass Quartette. Junior: Hi-Y ' ; Baseball; Play Cast. Senior: Hi-Y; Pres. of Class; Key Staff; Alpha Delta Chi; Pepsi Cola Scholarsliip Candi- date; Senior Play. Attended Flint High School I. CHARLES ROWLEY SHEETS He has " the means " and his friends are many. Freshman: F. P. A. Sophomore: Hi-Y ' ; F. F. A.; Di Immortales Staff. Junior: Hi-Y; F. F. A. Sec; Mixed Chorus; Speech Play Cast; Cheerleader; Alpha Del- ta Chi. Senior: Hi-Y ' ; F. F. A. Treas.; Mixed Chorus; Alpha Delta Chi Play Cast; Cheerleader; Key Staff; Hornet Staff; Sen- ior Play. LEE SUTTON A handsome lad with xchat it takes to make good. Freshman: Vice Pres. of Class: Basketball; Baseball. Sophomore; Hi-Y; Basket- ball; Baseball; Di Immortales Staff. Junior: Hi-Y ' : Basketball; Baseball; Play Crew; Hornet Staff. Senior; Hi-Y.; Basketball; Baseball; Key Staff. LORNA JEAN WAITE She ' s a lass uith ready tongue; she has made a host of friends. Freshman: Sextette. Sophomore: G. R. ; Glee Club: Sextette; Di Immortales Staff. Junior: G. R.; Glee Club: Mixed Chorus: Sextette; Jun- ior Pla ' Crew. Senior: Y-Teen; Glee Club; Mixed Chorus: A Cappella Choir; Sextette; Key Staff; Senior Play. Page Nineteen ta fiA afvz J. EDWIN JACKSON Happy-go-lucky uitb not a worry in the luorhl. Freshman: Basketball; Base- ball. Sophomore: Hi-T: Basket- ball: Baseball: Speech Play Cast: Alpha Delta Chi. Junior: Hi-Y: Basketball: Baseball: Junior Plav: Alpha Delta Clii. Senior: Hi-T: Basketball: Baseball: Student Council: Senior Play: Key Staff: Alpha Delta Chi. FORREST LIONEL JOHNSON, JR. hard work is next to greatness, Forrest is the great- est. Freshman: .State Jlath Con- test. Sophomore: Hi-Y: Class Pres. : State Math Contest. Junior: Secretary of Hi-T; Student Council Sec.-Treas. : Junior Play Cast. Senior: Vice Pres. of Hi-T: Key Staff: Pepsi Cola Scholar- ship Contest. JOAN ELIZABETH KUNDARD She is a sincere worker uith a charming personality, al- ivays ready to help a fellow student. I ' reshman: G. A. A.: Glee Club: Mixed Chorus: Se.xtette: Student Council Sec; Cheer- leader, Sophomore: G. P.. ; Glee Club; M i -N e d Chorus; Sextette; Speech Play Cast; Alpha Delta Chi Sec; Hornet Staff; May Queen ' s Court. Junior: G. R. ; Class Pres.; Glee Club; Mixed Chorus; Sex- tette; Alpha Delta Chi; May Queen. Senior: Y ' -Teen Program Chr. ; Glee Club; Mixed Chorus Pres.: A Cappella Choir; Sex- tette; Key Staff. Associate Ed.; . lplia Delta Chi Pres.; Senior Play. Attended Fremont H i g !i .Scliool I. LOIS ANN LEMAN Lois is the girl uitb danc- ing feet and fun in her heart. Freshman: Ghe Club. Sophomore; G. R. ; Glee Club; .Sextette; Hornet Staff. Junior: G. R.; Glee Club; Mixed Chorus: Sextette; Jun- ior Play Crew. Senior: Y-Teen Sec; A Cap- p ' -lla Choir; Sextette; Key Staff; Senior Play. : ji£ :i ' ' i1 % PAT HARMAN Pat is the girl with a big smile and a swell personality. Freshman: Band. Sophomore: Band; G. R.; Di Immortales Staff. Junior: G. R. ; Junior Play Cast. Senior: Y-Teen Pres.; Kev Staff; Senior Play. BONNIE LOU KESSLER Those pretty eyes, Bonnie! They ivill uork iconders for you some day. Freshman: Girls ' Basket- ball: G. A. A.: Band. Sophomore: G. R. ; Girls ' Basketball. Junior: G. R.; Glee Club; Junior Plav. Senior: T-Teen: G. A. A.; Glee Club; Key Staff; Alpha Delta Chi: Senior Plav. DORIS SUSAN KYLE Here ' s a cute, pretty miss who enjoys life and has many good times. Freshman; Band Maiorette. Sophomore; G. R.: Glee Club: Di Immortales. Junior: G. R.: Glee Club; Mi.xed Chorus: Sextette: Jun- ior Plav Crew. Senior: Y-Teen: Glee Club: Mixed Chorus: Sextette: Key Staff: Senior Plaj-. WILLIAM M. LEMLEY B ll stands as a monument to consistency, reliability, hard ivork, and good grades. Freshman: Basketball: Base- ball. Sophomore: Hi-T: Basket- ball; Baseball: Student Coun- cil; Di Immortales Staff; Track Team: Hornet Staff. Junior: Hi-T; Pasketball: Baseball; Mixed Chorus; Boys ' State; Junior Pla ' S ' Crew. Senior: Hi-T; Basketball: Baseball; Mixed Chorus: Kev Staff: Alpha Delta Chi; Boys ' Quartette: Salutatorian; Sen- ior Play. Page Twenty If04 i aaden. ieldU BURTON LEE WHITE OCK A rangy chap, he can be found almost any night in a cream-colored Chevrolet. Freshman: Baseliall. Sophomore: Hi-Y: Baseball: Speech Play Cast and Crew: Alpha Delta Chi. Junior: Hi-Y: Basketball: Baseball: Mixed Chorus: Jun- ior Plav Crew: Speech Play Crew: Alpha Delta Chi. Senior: Hi-Y " ; Baseball: Mix- ed Chorus: Key Staff: Alpha Delta Chi: Senior Play. WILLA SUTTON Her thoughts arc as deep as the ocean, and her smiles as bright as the skies. Sophomore: G. R. Junior: G. R.: Glee Club: Juni ' r Play Crew. Senior: T-Teen: Glee Club; Key Staff; Senior Play. ROBERT S. OSBORNE Robert was origiuallj ' a member of the class of ' 43. During his three years in A. H. S. he was especially ac- tive in P. F. A. When the war started he did defense work until he went to work tor rni-le Sam in the U. S. Xavy. He served IS months in the Pacific and IS months in the Atlantic theaters of opera- tions. He was awarded the bronze star, Presidential Unit Citation: 2 stai ' s, European African Middle Eastern Area: 3 stars, Asiatic Pacific Area: 1 star, Philippine Liberation: Victory Ribbon. American Area World War II. After studying: while in the Navy and passing required examin- ations, he is receiving his di- ploma with the class of ' 4 7. t-k D. ROBERT WALTER He has proved to be the life of our parties and the spark of the class. Freshman: Basketball; Base- ball: Track Team. Sophomore: Hi-T; Baseball: Track team. Junior: Hi-Y " : F. F. A.; Mix- ed Chorus; Junior Play Crew. Senior: Hi-Y " ; F. P. A.; Mix- ed Chorus; Key Staff; Boys ' Quartette; Senior Play. WILLIAM H. WARREN, JR. Sloiv but sure ivith never a ivorry for the future, that ' s our Bill. Sophomore: Hi-T. Junior: Hi-Y " : Junior Plav Crew. Senior: Hi-Y officer: Kev Staff; Senior Play. ROBERT D. WILLIAMSON Bob is aluays in the center of things, humorous or seri- ous activities. Freshman: Basketball; Base- ball; Band. Sophomore: Hi-Y " : Basket- ball: Baseball: Band: Trumpet Trio: Play Cast: Alpha Delta Chi: Trumpet Quartette: Brass Quartette. Junicir: Hi-Y " : Band: Trum- pet Trio; Junior Play Cast; Alpha Delta Chi: 1st Place in Dis. and State Contests Senior: Hi-Y: Band: Trum- pet Trio: Student Council Pres.: Key Staff; Alpha Delta Chi; Senior Play. Page Twenty-one ilte dyUffufUt li ne sjcUeJt This is the story of one of the most famous groups of explorers that ever set out to chmb the mount of education in the Angola Schools. CHAPTER I It was a tired but happy group which assembled at the base of High School Mount. A census of the population of the Eighth Grade community showed that 54 boys and girls had successfully explored Grade School Valley and were ready to attempt to scale Mount High School. CHAPTER II At the first landing, called Freshman Inn, on the long ascent of Mount High School there were 62 boys and girls in the party. It was here that they picked up Mr. Dygert as an adviser to the group. His aid proved valuable and under his guidance the group made steady progress toward the top. The ascent was carried on in a scientific and educational manner. The group was given periodical tests to determine their ability to continue the climb. It was here the individuals found they had to stand on their own two feet. CHAPTER III When our group arrived at the overnight place called Sophomore Lodge, there were 60 members in the party. The air became too thin for some of the group and they dropped out along the way, but the party was joined by members from other expedi- tions. It was here that our group lost Catherine Combs, Matthew Crooks, Fred Nelson, Ralph Northup, Margaret Owens, Roger Parsell, Carlton Rinehart, Kathr ' n Randol and gained Peggy Fletter, Joan Kundard, Douglas Cox, Dean Luke, DeWayne Richmond, Laurel Richmond, Don Sell and Carolyn Bush. CHAPTER IV When the group came to rest on a platform known as Junior Paradise, they could see the summit ahead. It was during this resting period they gave their Junior Play, held their Junior-Senior Banquet, and attended the May Dance. When the group was ready to journey on, they left behind Dick Barnes, Leonard Bloomfield, Joyce Cox, Edyth Gilbert, Mary Preston, Donnalee Stage, and Dean Luke. They took on additional mem- bers who were Loren Heckler, Red Loomis, Dale McClellan, Leonard Mitzman, and JoAnn Tribby. CHAPTER V The climbers were on the last lap of their four year climb now. They took with them new members Gearld Pearson, Margaret Owens, Bette Griffin, Kathryn Doudt, and Mr. Rose as adviser, and dropped a few of the veterans by the wayside. They were our sponsor, Mr. Dygert, Bud Jones, Loren Heckler, Patricia Lampman, Mary Lou Wolfe, Carolyn Bush, and Ronald Wells. The climb became more steep now and the Vage Twenty-two Fii-st niw; First grade — Cluiek Sheets, Dick Fiomero, Ed Jackson, Patsy Cremean, Crystal Parrisli, Margaret Owens, Leonard Ott, Barbara Bratton. Second row; Bill Lemley, Lee Sutton, Shirlee Allen, Joan Kundard, Ben Weldon, Andrew Emerson. Group picture — Kindergarten days — Top row: Johnny Croxton, Bill Croxton, Carlton liincliart, Ben ' eldon, Andy Emerson, Joe Brokaw. Front row: Margaret O ' ens, Moll ' Hosack, Joan Kundard, Barbara Bratton, Mary Lois Baker, Ellie Owens, Doris Austen. Third I ' ow: Fresh men — Carob ' n Bender, Forrest Johnson, Barbara Sanders, Margaret Owens, Greta Bodie. Fourth row: Harriet Rose, Clifton Nilson, Angela Foutz, Andrew Emerson. Fifth row: Fourth grade — Donna Ste " ens, Bill Lemle ' , Patt ' Harman. J(. an Kun- dard, Barbara Sanders, Carolyn Bender. Margaret Owens, Harriet Rose, Burton A ' hitlock, Dick Romero, Barbara Bratton. way, narrow. The rocks became more treacherous. Numerous times the group stopped and took mental survey of their position before they reached the summit. As a reward for the accomphshments of the brave group who had spent twelve years in educational exploration, the Angola High School held a public program and each member of the exploration received a high school diploma. As the group basked in the glory of their accomplishments they looked toward the future and new summits to attain. —BILLY WARREN, Jr. Page Tivciity-tlxree tUz itoAA. Would you like to know what is in the future for the Class of ' 47? Well, wonder no longer for having consulted the stars, moon, and a few comets for good measure, we feel that we have mastered astrology and can give you a first class report on the future. Let ' s take a look into the year 1957! Of course, the first place that takes our atten- tion is Angola, which is really booming since Don Sell started an automobile factory nearby. He is aided by his private secretary, Angela Foutz. " Sell ' s Mighty Midgets " have outsold every other car on the market. Shirlee Allen is also interested in cars; she is making a fortune buying and selling antique models. Another addition to the city is a beauty salon. The El Pompador, owned by Lois Leman and Rose Marie Ashley. Patsy Cremean, Crystal Parrish, and Kate Doudt are also living in Angola. Patsy decor- ates windows at the Golden Garage; Crystal teaches bookkeeping in high school in place of " Pop " ; and Kate is the future house mother of Alpha Lambda Tau Fraternity. At Tri-State we find Lee Sutton coaching basketball and football. Corky Johnson is busy designing a new skyscraper, even larger than the Hotel Hendry. It will be used for a radio station. A correspondence school has sprung up in Angola also. It is being conducted by Jim Neukam and DeWayne Richmond, and their main course is " How to Make Atomic Bombs in Ten Easy Lessons. " Many things will be happening in the areas surrounding Angola. In Flint, Joan Kundard and Barbara Sanders are starting an exclusive school for girls. Patty Harman has set up a series of ice cream stands from Angola to Coldwater. In Coldwater Margaret Owens and Lorna Waite are conducting a date bureau for the convenience of Angola girls who wish to spend their spare time in that city. Burton Whitlock is competing for the championship of the 100-meter dash in the Olympic Games which will be held in Pleasant Lake this year. Another sports event of the year will occur when the ZoUner Pistons of whom Ed Jackson is the captain, will play the Angola Hornets. Looking in on our nation ' s capital we find quite a few of the members of our class. We find Congressman Laurel Richmond being criticized for monopolizing the debates in the Senate. Dale McClellan is Secretary of the Navy under the new RepubUcan pres- ident, Andy Emerson. Clifton Nilson, who is Secretary of the Treasury, has announced that he has secured the advice of Carolyn Bender, mathematics expert, on how to lower the national debt. Turning our attention to New York we find Mac Arnold playing the part of the wolf in the Broadway production, " Little Red Riding Hood. " Willa Mae Sutton is the Pa e Twenty-jour « • hair dresser of the famous dramatic star, Peg Fletter, who is also starred on Broadway. In one of the large New York radio stations we find Betty Feagler as a featured " Boogie Woogie " pianist on Betty Miller ' s radio program. Betty Miller is the successor to Joan Davis. Bob Williamson is putting his talents to use as an auctioneer for the American Tobacco Company on " Your Hit Parade. " In the newspaper world we find Red Loomis editor of the sports section of The New York Times. Jean Miller and Harriet Rose are also in New York. They are preparing a sequel to their best seller, Adiice On Married Life. Bill Lemley practices medicine on swanky Fifth Avenue. He says his beautiful lady patients declare him the greatest medico that ever held their hands — to take their pulses! In Chicago Bill Warren and Jerry Pearson are running a Super Grocery and Meat Market. All their products are grown especially for them at a huge farm in California owned by Dick Shank. The products are shipped to Chicago by an airplane piloted by Dick Romero who is employed by the American Transport Co. Bob Walter is also in Chicago. He is the manager of the shoe department of Sears, Roebuck and Co. In Hollywood Barbara Bratton is playing in the movies opposite Roy Rogers. Their latest picture is " The Wolves of ' 57. " Ben Weldon is competing with Harry James on the trumpet. A movie short is being made by Jean Boyer and Bette Griffin demonstra- ting the powers of mental telepathy. Doris Kyle and Donna Stevens are great artists working for Walt Disney. Some of the members of our class are not settled in any one place. Leonard Mitz- man is gaining fame as a Russian dancer. He has appeared in Paris, Moscow, London, and other capitals of the world. Chuck Sheets and Leonard Ott are singing salesmen going from house to house sellng Ott and Sheets ' Perky Pink Pills. Junior Ewers is preparing to make a trip around the world on a motorcycle run by jet-propulsion. LaVerne Easterday is taking a trip to Alaska in a new Pontiac and Bonnie Kessler, cap- tain of the world ' s greatest women ' s basketball team, is traveling through the United ' States with the other members on an exhibition tour. Well, that ' s what the stars say, and if it doesn ' t happen, blame them, not us. — xMARILYN SERVIS GRETA BODIE Page Tuenty-five lait aUU We, the Class of ' 47 of Angola High School, situated in the city of Angola, in the county of Steuben, in the state of Indiana, being in an unusually sound state of mind and memory, do make, publish and declare this our last will and testament, leaving our cherished possessions, which we have accvimulated during our four years of high school, to the underclassmen and faculty. To the school, we hereby will and bequeath all of our worldly belongings con- sisting of pencils, erasers, tacks, matches, acid-resisting physics books, and many other things too numerous to mention to be sold at public auction, the proceeds to be used to build a new gymnasium. To Mr. Estrich, our superintendent, we hereby will and bequeath all the good thoughts that assembly speakers have attempted to pass on to us. We, full of ambitions, have no room in our already too full heads for these thoughts. To Mr. Elliott, our principal, we hereby will and bequeath ail of the good disciplinar) ' measures that the faculty has tried to give to us. As everyone knows, be- cause of our quiet and reserved manner, we no longer need these measures. In addition to these bequests we wish to dispose of some of our more personal items as follows: I, Shirlee Allen, do hereby will and bequeath all my nicknames to Lois Spangle. I, Mac Arnold, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to be high scorer in every basketball game to " Red " Radcliffe. I, Rose Marie Ashley, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to get straight " " A ' s " in bookkeeping to my sister, PhyUis. I, Carolyn Bender, do hereby will and bequeath my civics class and Mr. Handy, to Shirley Brokaw. I, Greta Bodie, do hereby will and bequeath my short name to Barbara Gwiazdowski. I, Jean Boyer, do hereby will and bequeath my " pug nose " to Mary Jane Hender- son. I, Barbara Bratton, do hereby will and bequeath my interest in horses to Paula Randolph. I, Patsy Cremean, do hereby will and bequeath my petite figure and size 4 ' 2 shoe to Molly Lee Hosack. I, Katherine Doudt, do hereby will and bequeath my serene composure in physical education class to Waddy Myers. We, La Verne Easterday and Willa Sutton, do hereby will and bequeath our favorite parking places on Fox Lake road to Tillie VanWagner. I, Andrew Emerson, do hereby will and bequeath one well-worn path to Mr. Elliott ' s oiBce to Bob Sewell. I, Breezy Ewers, do hereby will and bequeath my tendency to be stopped by state cops to Dewey Nodine. I, Betty Feagler, do hereby will and bequeath my music to Gloria LeVine. I, Peggy Fletter, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to stay away from basket- ball players during my senior year to Phyllis Smurr. I, Angela Foutz, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to be the best dressed senior girl to Shirley Brokaw. I, Bette Griffin, do hereby will and bequeath my dislike of school to anyone inter- ested. I, Patty Harman , do hereby will and bequeath my freckles to Ileen Nelson. I, Ed Jackson, do hereby will and bequeath my art ability to the Harris boys. I, Corky Johnson, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to get straight " A ' s " in math and mechanical drawing to my brother, Cy. I, Bonnie Kessler, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to handle a small car (Pontiac coupe) and stay out of trouble with it, to Elinor Loomis (Cadillac special.) I, Joan Kundard, do hereby will and bequeath my horn rimmed glasses to John Elliott and my nickname " Pumpkin " to Mort Meek, who was the originator of it. I, Doris Kyle, do hereby will and bequeath my third period gym class to Jim Wilhs. I, Lois Leman, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to argue with Pop Certain to Donna Phinney. fage Tiventy-zix gmJI teiiatfve4ii I, Bill Lemley, do hereby will and bequeath my old beaten-up tired-out, saddle shoes to any underclassman that has a real appreciation of the finer things of life. I, Red Loomis, do hereby will and bequeath my very thin stature to Shirley Bro- kaw. I, Dale McClellan, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to go with older blondes in miniature model cars to " Hie " Dowell. I, Betty Miller, do hereby will and bequeath my well-worn shorthand books to Annette Aranguren. I, Jean Miller, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to drive a Ford with no brakes, no windshield wiper, no windows, no muffler, no heater, no doors that stay shut, and no lights to Brice Clark. I, James Neukam, do hereby will and bequeath my ability in Ag. class to Keith Newnam. I, DeWayne Richmond, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to skip school any time to go to Fort Wayne to Don Nelson. I, Clifton Nilson, do hereby will and bequeath my heart to Mary Alice Myers. I, Leonard Ott, do hereby will and bequeath my beard to Owen Amstutz. I, Margaret Owens, do hereby will and bequeath the family car for further out-of- town use to my sister, Elinor. I, Crystal Parrish, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to keep from gomg steady to " Dee " Seeman. I, Jerry Pearson, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to stay clear of the office to Jim Shank. I, Laurel Richmond, do hereby will and bequeath my crutches to Joe Douglass. L Dick Romero, do hereby will and bequeath my tremendous physique to Denny Druckamiller. L Fiarriet Rose Maynard, do hereby will and bequeath my marriage certificate to any member of the Junior class, and also my ability to keep a secret to Waddy Myers. L Barbara Sanders, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to think of some- thing fantastically different for Journalism to Barbara Gwiazdowski. L Don Sell, do hereby will and bequeath my manly build to Charles Swager. L Marilyn Servis, do hereby will and bequeath my height and slenderness to Janice Jones. L Dick Shank, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to get sent to the office three times a week to Bill Grain. I, Chuck Sheets, do hereby will and bequeath my pick-up appeal, accessories and approaches included, to Junior Erbe and Jim Willis. L Donna Stevens, do hereby will and bequeath my draft card, if and when I get one, to Mary Ellen Redding to use to best advantage. , Lee Sutton, do hereby will and bequeath my baseball spikes to Susie Lemley. L Lorna Waite, do hereby will and bequeath my typewriter and eraser to Erl Raney. L Bob Walter, do hereby will and bequeath the right to go out with Michigan girls to Harold Dowell. I, Bill Warren, do hereby will and bequeath my ability to go steady with one girl to Erl Raney. L Ben Weldon, do hereb) ' will and bequeath my ability to play a trumpet to Owen Amstutz. L Burton Whitlock, do herebv will and bequeath mv worn out Chevrolet to John Bond. I, Bob Williamson, do hereby will and bequeath my curly hair, as much as there is of it, to Bud Bodie. L Leonard Mitzman, do hereby will and bequeath my nickname of " Moe " to my brother, Robert. In testimony whereof, we hereunto set our hand and seal and declare this to be our Last Will and Testament, this twenty-ninth day of May, in the year of our Lord one thousand, nine hundred and forty-seven. Sigucd: THE SENIOR CLASS fcr: Forrest Lionel Johnson Jr. fagc T unity -seven {MueJUctoA OUR FUTURE Youth has always looked forward to the future. Children of four and five are always eager to enter elementary school. Tomorrow holds for them a brilliant future. Their thoughts, though they cover a comparatively short period of time, are very important. It is then that they first form a basis of personality and may I say — their future? Elementary school is a training period. Through classes in the grades a student learns to study, to be attentive and most miportant of all — to plan. What the student learns here adds to his personality. His attitude toward school, gained in the grades, will mainly determine his scholastic ability and record in high school. Our high school training will undoubtedly play a great part in our future. The greatest single factor which determines one ' s personality is perhaps his association with others. He learns from this association in high school. By the time a student graduates he has positively formed the basis of his future. From high school we have learned many things. The ability to work with others comes from the athletic program. The ability to work alone and rely upon one ' s self comes from the various courses studied. These two abilities are very important. Students have learned them in varied degree according to their aptitudes. This, in turn, is a determining factor in our future. There are many factors which should be considered. The training received at home is vitally important. This is influenced almost entirely by the parents. I do not believe that this can be overstressed. The religious aspect is another very ' important, and too often overlooked, part of our education. These three parts of our preparation form a triangle, personality, formal education, and home training combined with religious training. Like a triangle, the whole is dependent upon the completion of all its parts. Today we are skeptical; yesterday we were eager. What does tomorrow hold for us? For many it holds success, happiness, prominence, and all of the good things of life. As we approach our graduation we realize how large and formidable the world really is. It is, today, in a very unstable condition. It has not yet recovered from the ravages of war, starvation, and inflation. Even after many years these memories will live on. All of these thoughts lead us to wonder just what the future holds for us. Perhaps life will be a bed of roses; more than likely, however, the roses will also bear thorns. We must take these troubles in our stride. When our parents were graduated from high school, the world was in a worse state than it is today. They were undoubtedly full of perplexity and wonder. From them we gain encouragement. We feel that the conditiorr-of the world has never been so bad that it could not have become worse, nor has it ever been so good that it could not have improved. Nevertheless, the world has always held a future for youth. Shall we live in pomposity or in necessity? That is entirely up to the student. May we remember Henley ' s famous lines: " I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul. " I am convinced that our future shall be what we make it. —DALE McCLELLAN fage Twenty-eight 6 cdutata EDUCATION, A NECESSITY FOR DEMOCRACY We, the senior class of the year nineteen hundred forty-seven, are about to step out into a new world. We have spent the previous twelve years of our lives in school, gain- ing an education. It is said that an education is needed by our future citizens to prepare them for the way of life in a democracy. One may ask, " Just what do you mean by the word, education? " The dictionary gives the definition: EducaLion is the knowledge and abilities gain- ed through the training of the moral and intellectual faculties. This definition has a broader meaning, however, and it may be expanded to meet the needs of our present day society. This does not mean that schooling alone will impart knowledge; it means that one must have constant practice in applying what he has been taught. The war that has been fought and won in the last few years is finished as far as the actual hostilities are concerned. But this is only the first part of the great task that faces us today and there are many lessons yet to be learned. We must now try to secure an everlasting peace for the whole world. This may sound like a note of optimism, but peace can be obtained on one condition. That is, if the people of the world are educated sufficiently to understand their own needs. An educated man must have an open mind; he must be willing to listen to reason; and he must act with confidence in himself. This doesn ' t mean he is gullible and accepts the first argument that sounds as if it could possibly work, but he collects all the facts, weighs them with the utmost care; then, and only then, he comes forth with an intel- ligent decision that will benefit all concerned. In a democracy there is no room for prejudice. Prejudice is an emotion, not the result of right education. It causes blindness to the facts, and the results of such blind- ness may bring hardships to untold numbers of innocent people. Racial prejudice and political prejudice are two of the greatest enemies of democracy. They can not be over- looked, for they are not matters that will right themselves if they are left alone. We must make studies and then effect compromises which, if carefully planned and carried out, will bring satisfactory results to all. The right to vote is a weapon of democracy, although it is often abused by ignor- ance. People can be persuaded to change their vote if the promise or reward is big enough to justify the means. If people will do their own thinking, they are using their education to the best advantage. But if they listen to only one side of the story and guide their acts by emotions, they are throwing away education and its advantages. Some of us are planning to go on to college after graduating, in order to gain technical knowledge for our future jobs. This additional training that we will receive will better equip us to take our place in society and be useful to our associates. Education does not stop when the schooling stops; it continues through life. If a person will keep his mind clear and be alert to his surroundings, he will learn some- thing new every day. Education is part of the process of growing up and one ' s mind can be constantly improved if the individual himself really has the will to learn. Franklin D. Roosevelt, Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, and Albert Einstein are all examples of well educated men. They were all specialists in different fields, but each, in his own way, gave something to the world. We can ' t all be as great as these men, but by educating ourselves to the best of our ability, we can be worthy of our great democracy. —BILL LEMLEY ' Pave TiLcnty-nine Top row: Angela Foutz, Shirlee Allen, Jean Killer, Rose Marie Ashley, Don Sell. Second row: Lorna " W alte, Betty Miller, Bonnie Kessler, Joan Kundard. Third row: Lorna Waite, Carolyn Bender, Barhara Bratton (in cabi. Harriet Rose. Burton AA hitiock. Fourth row: LaVerne Easterday, Pats ' Cremean, Dick Romero, Doris Kyle. Fiftli row (three pictures below): Joan Kundard, Clifton Nilson. Bob " Williamson (standing). Si.xth row: Bob Walter, Clifton Nilson and Dick Romero, Dale McClellan, Margaret Owens and Barbara Bratton, Donna Steyens. Ptf. f Thirty First row: Pretty girls — LaVeriie and Willa: Seniors out of Cliemistry; Mrs. Robert Maynard; Jlrs. " Mike " Priestas; Proud Seniors — Doc, Chris, .Marilyn and " Trinky. " Second row. Wli so sour, Pat?: Betty Miller looking pleasant: Taken at the fair, Bonnie ?: Where ' s " Angie, " Don??; Pat and Uosie looking tor mischief: Allen in a starry mood: Sandy, Shirley and Peg at 7:4.t; Why so happy, Carolyn?; Here ' s " Angie, " Don!! Third row: Carlos ' s girl: " ' Ciitie Pie " Dickie; " Dody ' ' waiting for a trolled " : Going to Howe prom, ,Sand ' ?; Allen and Sandy being " coy " ; Boy, what a smile, Loie and Donna! Fourth row: Sanders and her men: Is it cold. Donna and Dod ' ?: More S ' niors: Haying a bite to eat — these Seniors!; Willie, Dale, W ' alt, but where ' s Egypt, maybe. tUoAJ odvo- CLASS OFFICERS Presiilerit John Elliott Vice President Dean Sutton Secretary Shirley Brokaw Treasurer Jim Willis Sergeant -at -Arms Carl Raney Motto — " A quitter never wins and a winner never quits. " F loner — White chrysanthemum. Color — Kelly Green and White First Row Phyllis Porter — ■ Can ' t Help Lovin ' That Man Bill Grain — If I Had A Dozen Hearts Annette Aranguren — You Came Along Harold Dowell — I Should Care Secoxd Rovt Elinor Loomis — Chicago John Elliott — Why Does It Get So Late So Early? Mary Jane Henderson — Dark Eyes Loren Heckler — Cow-Cow Boogie Third Row Molly Hosack — Gotta Get Me Someone To Love Junior Erbe — Blowin ' Up a Storm Donna Shaffer— Oh, But I Do Carl Raney — Who Cares? Fourth Row Sheila Harman — Somebody Loves Me George Close — Janie Helen Neukam — It ' s the Talk of the Town Phil Hull — You Are Too Beautiful Page Thirty-two wiU yoUo-WL First Row Shirley Brokaw — My Beloved Is Rugged Donna Phinney — After You ' ve Gone Dick Fisher — If Dreams Come True Margaret VanWagner — Jingle, Jangle, Jingle Second Row Basil Miller— Oh, What It Seemed To Be Mary Alice Myers — Frantic Rhapsody Keith Newnam — In Love in Vain JoAnne Thrasher — If You Were the Only Girl Third Row Sam Harr is — Your Father ' s Mustache Jim Harris — Cowboy from Brooklyn Barbara Gwiazdowski — Warsaw Concerto Don Chaddick — Concerto No. 2 in C Minor Fourth Row John Eldridge — Doin ' It the Hard Way Delight Rinehart — Easy Don Seely — -Summertime Lois Spangle — I ' m in the Mood for Love Fifth Row Edgar MacGregor — The Sheik of Araby Ileen Nelson — They Say It ' s Wonderful Jim Willis — Prince Charming Mary Lois Baker — I ' ve Told Every Little Star Sixth Row Burdett Jackson — I ' ll Get By Doris Seeman — Ain ' t Misbehavin ' Tom Jack — There Must Be a Way Dean Sutton — Hold ' Em, Joe Seventh Row Cloyce Clark — Doin ' What Comes Nat- urally Elinor Owens — Sophisticated Lady Dale Lonsbury — In My Merry Oldsmobile Claire Smith — Making Believe Eighth Row James Cutler — Show Me the Way To Go Home Elsie Castner — When Irish Eyes Are Smiling Chuck Dygert — I ' m Goin ' To Love That Gal Mr. Handy — An Apple for the Teacher Not Pictured Brice Clark — Take Me Out to the Ball Game Donna Lee Yates — Easy Street Nancy Pence — We ' ll Gather Lilacs in the Spring. ' Page Thirty-three tUo4J iAniU twa CLASS OFFICERS Prciident . Marion Jensen Yice President Lou Ann Phillips Secretary Jean Anstett Treasurer Dorothy Magley Sergeant-at-Arms James Murray Motto — " In ourselves our future lies. " Colors — -Black and White Floiver — Talisman Rose First Rove- Jean Anstett — Not So Quiet, Please Owen Amstutz — You Can ' t Keep a Good Man Down Marysue Kring — Honey Marion Jensen — In the Moon Mist Second Row Morris Eggleston — ' Lil Augie Lois Sams — Lady, Be Good Phyllis Smurr- — I Get a Kick Out of You Dick Andrew — What Ya Gonna Do? Third Row Paula Albright — Solo Flight Eugene Meek — Prisoner of Love Dorothy Harris — Can You Beat It? Phyllis Ryan — Patience and Fortitude Fourth Row Beverly Robbins — If I ' m Lucky Bob Servis — An) ' Place I Hang My Hat Is Home Martha Renner — Bill PhvUis Ashlev — Scatterbrain Fifth Row Raymond Scott — Young Man with a Horn Leona DeLancey — Blue Flame Willa June Ritter — Am I Blue Marjorie Brinle} ' — Margie Page Thirty-four ueaM to- fXi- First Row Wilbur Fisher — Exactly Like You Willis Fisher — Exactly Like You Gloria Sewell — - Ain ' t That Just Like a Woman? Jerry VanWagner — Em Just Wild About You Second Row Gloria LaVine — You Go To My Head Janice Jones — On the Sunny Side of the Street Marilyn Rahrer — Star Dust Joe Douglass — Hoodie Addle Third Row Pat Harman — That ' s For Me Marilyn Harman — My Pretty Girl Melvin Nodine — Just One of Those Things Marilyn Kling — Life Can Be Beautiful Fourth Row James Murray — -How Cute Can You Be? Mary Ellen Redding — Wait for Me, Mary Herbert Sanders — Where Did You Learn to Love? Dolores Zimmerman — People Will Say We ' re in Love Fifth Row- Mary Miller — Remember Me Carl Shupp — Dixie Dorothy Magley — It ' s My Lazy Day Kathleen Wise — Tabu Sixth Row Lou Phillips — Good, Good, Good Jack Harman — Come for a Ride Mary Ann Williamson — You Stole My Heart Sue Meyer — Row, Row, Row Your Boat Seventh Row- Hugh Babcock Southern Fried Donna Sutton — Swing Angel Arlene Gould — Hold That Tiger Fred Romero — It Couldn ' t Be True Eighth Row- Jeanne Anne Webb — -Symphony Robert Heingartner — Sooner or Later Jerry Sims — Breathless Mary Beard — Caledonia Mr. Certain — Florida Skies Not Pictured Bob Sewell— I Don ' t Know Why Norma Goodall — That ' s My Girl John Goodhew — That ' s It Don Nelson — Stranger In Town Martha Reinoehl — -Everybody Has a Laugh- ing Place Richard Hurd — Soldier on Parade Kathryn Rowlison — Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah Vagc Thirty-five Huie iftxi ie CLASS OFFICERS President Jim Fisher Vice President Dorothy Petersen Secretary Sally Williamson Treasurer Arlene McClellan Motto — " United we stand; divided we fall. " Floiver — Red Carnation Color — Red and White First Rove Phyllis Fanning — Small Batch of Nod Denny Druckamiller — Sharp Shooting Sheik Stella Burofl — Night Special John Bond — Surrender Second Row Billie Jo Hopkins — These Foolish Things Nancy Sutton — Swingin ' on a Star Beverly Jordan — -Sure Thing Raymond Bodie — Pig Foot Pete Third Row Margaret Parr — My Fieart Sings Howard Clark — Jelly Bean Sally Williamson — You Satisfy Ruth Rinehart — My Pretty Girl Fourth Row Carlton Erwin — How Do I Know It ' s Real? Eugene Easterday — Gotta Be This or That Denie Cotner — Star Eyes Thola Miller — With a Sonsj in My Heart Page Thirty-six iiean,6. m a m rt , d t First Row Hadley Davis — Out of Nowhere Louise Brinley — Louise Junior Pentico — Everywhere Sondra Randolph — Strange Enchantment Second Rovi ' Karl Wuest — Pushin ' Sand Dorothy Petersen — Sweet and Lovely Joe Beck — Nobody ' s Sweetheart Juanita Demorest — I Feel So Good Third Row Bill Radcliffe— Billy the Kid Bonnie Groshon — I Got Rhythm Kenneth Neukam— Five Minutes More Minnie McKellips — Happy Journey Fourth Rov( ' Robert Mitzman— Well, All Right Arlene McClellan — Ain ' t No Misery In Me Jim Shank — Detour Susanna Lemley — Personality Fifth Row Donald Blum — Skaters ' Waltz Robert Badders — Blue Skies Katie Williamson — -You Make Me Feel So Young Danny Munson — Cottontail Sixth Row Larry Seagraves — My Fieart Isn ' t in It Jean Williamson — Ain ' t She Pretty Glen LaVine — Beware Wava McEntarfer — So They Tell Me Seventh Row Lewis Mounts — Flat Feet Cyrus Johnson — Come Rain or Come Shine Louella Smith — The Girl That I Marry Charles Swager — Here I Go Again Eighth Row Mr. Druckamiller — Here ' s to the Cream and Crimson Not Pictured James Fisher — The Best Man Jack Bledsoe — Huinoresque Dick Meredith — Doctor, Lawyer, Indian Chief i Page Thirty-seven .fif a dcu iAjLcUt the eit UtU (yioAe MR. HARMAN ' S ROOM FIRST r:ow Name Description Paula llandolpli — Pretty Romantic Delaine Hassett — Darting- Hitlier Martha Rose — Mighty Rugg-ed Lelland Smith — Luckj ' Smith Anna Lou IMathews — Angola ' s Little Mischief SECOND RO " W Blaine Nicliols — Bold Nichols •Janet Minor — Joyous Miss Betty Leffel — Benign Lassie!!! Philip Newnam — Pretty Noisy Adeie Johnson — Admirable Jane THIRD ROW George Gecowets — Genial George Dorothy Deming — Daring Deming Cornelius Demorest — Captivating Demy Sue Jackson — Sweet Jo Max Schaeffer — Mighty Smart? FOURTH ROW Wilma Keller — Wondrous King Kong! Stephen Sanders — Silver Spurs Norma ' ilsey — Notorious Wolfess John Caris — Just Caris Janet Jarljoe — Jabbering Jarboe FIFTH ROW Bruce Warren — Big Wolf! I Carlton ' aite — Child ■■ " ' onder! " Joan Foster — Just Famous Beverly Miller — Beautiful Maiden! Ellen Snyder — Ever Smiling SIXTH ROW Marilyn Renner — Mighty Renner Lynn Beekman — Likeable Bud Mr. Harman — Mentor Harman NOT PICTURED Irene Nelson — Iron " n ood Nelson Keith Shilej ' — " Kinda " Silent! MISS REGISSER ' S ROOM FIRST ROW Name Description Mary Ann Kiester — Mighty Kid Charles Humphries — Charming Hero Jerry Shank — Just Sweet David Handy — Darn ' Handsome Iar ' Ann iloore — iIar -elous Miss SECOND ROW Cai ' ma Carpenter — Cute Coquette Cecilia Aranguren — Charming Always rjchard Meek — Romantic Moment Kamona Smurr — Really Sensational Veryl Carpenter — Very Charming THIRD ROW Carol Rodebaugli — Cute and Radient Don Tavlor — Double Talent Frances Elliott—Faithful Efforts Ricky Smith— Real Smooth Nancy T ' hite — Naturally Wise FOURTH ROW Mary Ann Harris — Mighty Handy Leroy Minnick — Little Mountain Evangeline Amstutz — Ever Ambitious Marcia Eovce — Mis;chie ous Brunette Carol Eldridge— Cute Eyefull FIFTH ROW Charles Young — Charming Youth Dorotli - Do ' e — Dav Dreamer Dottie ' Cotner— Devilish Child Max Lowe — Magnificent Lad Don Huff — Dashing He-man SIXTH ROW Marilyn Weiss — Most " V ' onderful Betty Osborne — Beautiful Object Mark Miller — Mickey Mouse Miss Regisser — Merry Ruler NOT PICTURED Mai-y Ann Goss — Merrv and Gay Pattie Towers— Pretty ' Trick Vage Thirty-eight a daif. witU tlt 6 eae4iih tyuidU ' MRS. CAPPELLINO ' S ROOM Name Description FIRST ROW Nancy Clarke — Flirtatious Harold Van — Reliable Alice Fair — Bashful Carl Short — Absent Minded Rosalie Mitcliel — Cute SECOND ROW Kenneth Martin — Mischievous Phoebe Miller— Playful Richard Rose — Dependable Mary Auten — Sweet Bruce Martin — Teaser THIRD ROW Patty Osborne — Glamorous Gerald Bowernian — O. K. Kaye AVilliamson — Sensible Albert Guilford — Rare Donna Davis — Adorable FOURTH ROW Ro ' Cox — Artistic Betty Servis — Charming ' Thomas Pearson — Casanova Suzanne Unger — Durable Arthur Myers — Mysterious FIFTH ROW Joan Sams — Intelligent Raymond Randal — Likealile Nancy Alspach — Jolly Bill Selman — Genuine Shirley Sutton — Friendly SIXTH ROW Charles Corey — Quiet Mary Da ' is — Tempestuous Donald Henderson — Slo y Diana Beatty — Practical Mrs. Cappellino — Teacher NOT PICTURED Elizabeth Gather — Pleasing Roberta Berkes — Efficient MISS BATE ' S ROOM Name Ambition FIRST ROW Opal Dick — Traveling Denny Deller — Plumber Anita Lowther — Housewife George Cimbal — Carpenter Joyce Allen — Artist SECOND ROW Sylvia McEntarfer — Nurse Christine Sims — Rancher Phillip Bond— Pilot Marj ' LiOu Faniiing — Rancher Jtiann Mote — Secretar ; THIR.D ROW Phillip Healy — Explorer Janet Gecowets — -Vrtist Margaret Harris — Mi.ssionar ' Vonna lyee McDougle — Artist Donald Martin— Basketball Player FOURTH ROW Greta Sewell — Rancher Bill London — Forest Ranger Carrjlyn Rane ' — Secretary Susan Wood — Pilot Donald Griffin — Craftsman in Wood FIFTH ROW Phillis Bishop— Nurse Jack Selinger — Army Officer Jo Ann Carr — Traveling Joan Beck — Army Nurse Richard Bruhn — Doctor SIXTH ROW ' aleria Erickson — Musician Gloria Reed — Traveling Thoma.s Reek — Engineer Patricia Dick — Nurse David Neukam — Baseball Plavet SEVENTH ROW Mary Lee Sell— Detective Miss Bates — Traveling NOT PICTURED James Bledsoe — Business Willa Richardson — Radio Singer r .J ii?p , it. . M ! Pa ' jc Tbirfy-nhie First row: Prize Aviniitr: ■ ' Tarzaii " Weldun: Jean Marie; Hoppie and pals. Second row: Leona; Carolj ' n; " Frosli " ; Sims. Third row: Eiglith grade " grads " ; More " Frosli " ; Doris Seeman; So early, Sandv and Peg? Fourtli row: " Willie " and " Walt " ; Lois Sams; " Willie ' s " sister; Can ' tcha read, girls?; Mrs. Kindig; Sheila and " Phid " in younger days. iAuiU the. Basketball f aitica build morale; on the hardwood we learn what good sportsman- ship really is; ire enjoy the thrill of seeing our team in action. It ivould be impossible for us to hare a day at school without our team. IHHBfefe. r " mil ei Uo-n,i e.ti 1 -PHIL HULL — Junior — Phil was the rebounder on the team; though not very tall, he made a competent center because of his aggressiveness and fight. He was one of the leading scorers on the team and should be hard to stop next year. DEAN SUTTON— ; « or— " Deanie " was the tallest member of the Hornet squad and proved mighty handy at the forward position helping Phil rebound. Deanie had a great one hand shot that was hard to stop, which netted him the honor of second highest scorer on the team. BRICE CLARK— ; ;7ror—Bnce led the Hornets in scoring this year. Brice, though small, was very fast and had a good push shot. Brice will long be remembered for his 2 3 -point scoring splurge against Concordia. MAC ARNOLD — Senior — Mac was the steadying in- fluence on the Hornet attack. He was captain most of the games and handled the team in a stern but commendable way. He was always in the thick of the fray and has many good games to his credit. ED JACKSON — Senior — Ed was another hard driv- ing guard who was plenty fast and a value to any team. Ed had many good games this year. Ed was a good defense man and a scrapper all the way. He will be hard to replace. ROD ROALERO — Senior — Rod was another big boy on the Hornet squad. Rod was usually sent into the game when Phil wasn ' t going well, and he gave several good relief roles. He was big and hard to keep off the back- boards; he would be an asset to any team. WOODIE DYGERT — Junior — Woodie is probably the most improved player on the Hornet squad. He ad- vanced from a sub en the " B " team during his Sophomore year to a prominent role on the Varsity. Woodie isn ' t as much the offensive type of player as he is the feeding and rebounding type. LEE SUTTON — Senior — Lee has the most dangerous long shot on the team and also was a great free throw artist. He had his best game against Fremont, scoring eleven points in the Hornet 59-29 win. JOE DOUGLASS — Sophomore — Joe started the sea- son on the " B " team, but was soon promoted to the Var- sity. Joe played some good ball until he was injured in an automobile accident which put him out for the duration of the season. As he is only a Sophomore much will be ex- pected of him in future years. JOHN ELLIOTT — Junior — Johnnie, though very small, is fast, and possesses a good basket eye. We look for- ward to seeing him play next year. BILL LEMLEY — Senior — Bill was a dependable, con- sistent reserve who was ready for action any time and whose cooperative spirit will be greatly missed. JUNIOR EWERS — Senior — " Breezie " was another tall boy who helped out a great deal. He played forward. He also was injured in an automobile accident and was forced to quit in mid-season. Page Forty-two tke 6 20 04 ii n.e4Mje4AJ- The season ' s record of seven wins and twelve losses included wins over LaGrange, Fremont, Garrett, Howe Military, Avilla, and Salem Center and losses to such fxjwers as Auburn, Kendallville, Fort Wayne Con- cordia, Waterloo, Coldwater, and Garrett. And yet with their poor record the Fiornets outscored their opponents over the season. The Fiornets compiled a total of 745 points to their opponents total of 697. The first four games were at home with some of the toughest competition th; Fior- nets had to face all season. Kendallville, who won their sectional and had a season record of 18 and 3, was first and they handed the local five a .3 2-2 5 defeat. Waterloo eked out a close 3 3-32 decision in the second en- counter. Concordia handed the Fiornets their third straight loss but only after a free-scoring battle, 65-52. Auburn was the last of the first four home battles and the Red Devils finally won out 47-43 after hav- ing the Fiornets down 18-6 shortly after the beginning of the second quarter. The Fiornets then hit the road to de- feat LaGrange 6 5-29. Garrett came here to absorb a 34-32 licking. Back on the road the Fiornets lost to Butler 37-34 but won at Fremont 59-29 in their best display of of- fense and defense. Still on the road the Fior- nets placed Fiowe Miltar ' on their list of victims, 33-30 but lost to Garrett 41-40. Fremont caine here and was beaten 43- 3 0. The Fiornets traveled to Waterloo and were beaten a second time 41-32 at the hands of the Wildcats. Then came the big upset of the season as Salem Center caught the Fiornets on their heels and beat them 30-21. Avilla was next to be defeated 43-39 here. The Hornets then traveled to Cold- water to lose 49-42. Butler and Berne closed out the regular season schedule in the local gymnasium and both came out victorious. Butler won 40-3 5 and Berne 3 5-33. Coach Emer - Druckamiller closed a highly successful coaching career dturing the 1946-7 season. " Druck " " was promoted to the athletic directorship after twenty-one years as a mentor. This includes five years at Tri-State College, two years at Syracuse, and fourteen here at A. H. S. His overall record for high school was 260 victories against 120 defeats for a .684 percentage. This includes thirteen county championships, three sectional wins and nine times in the finals of the sectional. Members of the squad will not forget the grand work of our cheerleaders. Chuck Sheets and Mary Ellen Red- ding. They could be depended on for a real boost when the chips were down. Chuck was in his second year as a cheer- leader; Mary Ellen was enjoy- ing her first in the honored position. Top ntw: Eugene Eastercla " , .Joe Beck, Fi-ed Romero. Mort Meek, Bur- dett .Jackson, Bill Kadcliffe. Herbert Sanders. Second row: .James Willis, Jolin Elliott, Yoodie Dygert, Denny Druck- amiller, John Bond. Front row; Morris Eggrleston. Cy Johnson, James Murray, Jerry Van- ' ' agne , Kenneth Xeukam. I).ee 6x d A d The second squad followed up their 17-1 record of last ) ' ear with a 15-2 season ' s mark for this year. They also gained a new name in a con- test sponsored by the Hornet. The name selected was the Bees. Three of the squad ' s members, John Elliott, Chuck Dygert and Jim Murray, were promoted to first team duty late in the season. Clark G7 52 29 49 1S6 D. Sutton ....55 66 26 4.i 176 Hull .65 44 3 5 6.1 174 Arnold 27 l.i 15 .i7 G7 Jackson 22 23 13 40 67 L. Sutton 9 2 3 11 20 Douglass 5 3 7 6 15 Romero ... 4 4 5 9 12 Dygert ... 3 3 1 13 9 Murray 2 5 18 9 Elliott 3 18 5 7 Lemley 4 11 4 Ewers 111 1 262 221 145 286 745 .642 .717 .557 .464 .63 9 .400 .300 .444 .750 .833 .111 .800 .500 .604 ¥agc Forfy-five dlaiiu04td Uo uteii k i« ■ Coach Druckamiller i.cUe.alul ana Sept. 18 Angola 24- Sept. 2 5 Angola ! Sept. 17 Angola 14- Oct. 1 Angola 1- Oct. 4 Angola 5- —Scott Center — Edon 9 —Ashley —Edon 2 —Waterloo 4 The Hornets easily defeated Scott Center in the diamond opener 24-3. Next the Hornets journeyed to Edon, Ohio. Edon, one of the better high school teams in Ohio, dropped the Hornets 9-3. The Hornets next journeyed to Ashley, where they easily meted out a 14-0 shutout to Coach Frederick ' s boys. The Hornets coasting on a 2 won 1 lost record, again met Edon, this time on their own diamond. Edon threw their star pitcher. Held, at the Hornets in anticipation of a tough battle. Held, who had allowed only one run and one hit in his previous four games, allowed the Hornets 4 hits, one a home run by Dean Sutton. The game went into one extra inning before Edon put together a double, and a single for the winning tally and a 2-1 victory. The Hornets got back in the win column with a 5-4 victor} ' over Waterloo. Waterloo had a previous record of 7 victories and 1 defeat. inaluuducd 6M4n ftan4f, AB H R SB PCT. Shank, 3b 11 1 6 7 .099 L. Sutton, cf 14 3 7 7 .214 Hull, c. 20 7 5 2 .3 50 D. Sutton, lb 2 8 8 4 .400 Whitlock, rf 15 5 5 3 .333 E. Jackson, ss 20 7 8 4 .3 50 Clark, p 16 2 4 5 .12 5 Crain, of 12 1 2 .083 Murray, 2b 14 3 2 4 .214 Dygert, of 8 1 .12 5 B. Jackson, p., of 3 1 1 .3 33 Lemley, of 11 .000 Miller, of 10 .000 Back row: Bill Lemley, Don Seely, Tom Jack, Mgr., Burton Whitlock, Mac Arnold, Dean Sutton. Second row: Coach DrucT amiller. Jim Willi«, Jei-ry VanWagner, Chuck Dygert, Morris Eggleston, Lee Sutton, Herbert Sanders, Dick Shank. Front row: Bill Crain, John Elliott, Eurdett Jacl son, Brice Clark, Jim Murrav, Ed Jackson, Phil Hull. ' Page Forty-six The yoHth of today re- alize how important it is to participate in as many dif- ferent kinds of self-govern- ment and social activities as possible. So clubs are now a part of our day at school. i -teeni Top row: Miss Mj-ers, Gloria LaVine, Marilyn Servis, Peggy Fletter. Bette Griffin, Katliryn Douclt, Dorotny Magley, Jean Anstett, Marilyn Ralirer, Gloria Sewell, Arlene Gould, JoAnn Thrasher, Donna Shaffer, Barliara Gwiazdo vski, Mary Jane Henderson, Mary Alice Myers, Ileen Nelson, Shirley Brokaw, Molly Hosack, Miss Lippincott, Miss Reed. Second row: Mary Ann Williamson, Donna Sutton, Bonnie Kessler, Joan Kundard, Marilyn Harman, Jean Boyer, Pat Harman, Paula Albright, Elsie Castner, Mary Lois Baker, Doris Seeman, Betty Mae Miller, Mary Miller, Mary Ellen Redding, Phyllis Ryan, Elinor Owens, Pliyllis Porter, Lois Spangle, Mrs. Kindig. Third row: Miss SIniltz, Harriet Rose, Jean Miller, Barbara Bratton, Lorna " O ' aite. Barbara Sanders, Angela Foutz, Willa Mae Sutton, Margaret Owens, Martha Renner, Dolores Zimmerman, Margaret VanWagner, Crystal Parrish, Kathleen T ' ise, .Sue Meyer, Lou Ann Phillips, Marion Jensen, Phyllis Ashley, Jeanne Anne Yebb. Miss Kohl. Front low; El inor Loomis, Shirley Allen, Doris Kyle, Leona DeLancey, Patty Lou Harman, Lois Leinan, Greta Bodie, Sheila Harman, Jerr.y Sims, Lois Sams, Marilyn Kling. Janice Jones, Phyllis Smurr, Rose Marie Ashley, Carolyn Bender, Donna Phinney, Patsy Cremean, Beverly Robbins, Marysue Kring. Name: Y-Teens formerly Girl Reserves — organized in 1927 under the direction of Miss Kathryn Dewees. Purpose: " To find and give the best is our purpose true, earnest, honest; and our slogan, to face life squarely too. " Officers: President, Patty Harman; vice president, Barbara Sanders; secretary, Lois Leman; treasurer, Barbara Bratton; program chairman; Joan Kundard; social chair- man, Donna Stevens; service chairman. Patsy Cremean; finance chairman, Peggi, ' Fletter; pianists, Harriet Rose and Lorna Waite; song leader, Molly Hosack. Sponsors: Miss Myers, Miss Shultz, Miss Reed, Miss Lippincott, Mrs. Kindig, Mrs. Stevens, Mrs. Sutton, Mrs. Phillips, Mrs. Redding, and Miss Kohl. Activities: Y-Teen Conference at Pokagon Girls ' Camp. Y-Teen Christmas Prom. Singing at County Farm. Pa-Ma-Me Banquet — Theme " Starlight. " Meetings: Meetings are held ever) ' other Monday after school until 5:00 The business meetings are opened with the usual roll call and the secretaiy ' s report. The pro- grams consist of an address by a speaker or discussions by the girls, devotions, music, and the " Cat ' s Meow. " Conference Officers Vage ' Forty-eight lU-i Top row; Mr. Elliott, Tom Jack. Ben Weldon, Clifton Nilson, Bill Warren. Dick Ro- mero, Forrest .Johnson, Lelancl Ewer.s, Mel ' in Nodine, Dean Sutton, George Close, James Cutler, Burton Whitloc-k, Chuck Sheets, Mr. Estricli. Second row: Bol) Walter. Pliil Hull, Bill Lemley, Carl Kaney, Leonard Ott, Lee Sutton, Dick Sliank, Andrew Emerson. Keitli Newnam, Don Cbaddick, ICugene Meek, Laurel Rich- mond, Fred Romero. Don Seely. Dale Lonshury, Cloyce Clark. Front row; Mr. Certain, Dale McClellan, Ed Jackson, Bob Williamson, Owen Amstutz. John Elliott. James Murray, Morris Eggleston, Eddie McGregor, Brice Clark, Basil Miller, Harold DoAyell, Woodie Dygert, Junior Erlje, James Willis, Jack Harman, Herbert Sanders. Name: Hi-Y Club- first in the state. rganized in 1922 by Mr. Estrich. The Angola Club was the Purpose: " To create, maintain, and extend throughout the school and community high ideals of Christian character. " Officers: President, Dale McClellan; vice president, Forrest Johnson Jr; secre- tary-treasurer, Clifton Nilson; sergeant-at-arms, William Warren Jr. Sponsors: Mr. Certain and Mr. Estrich. Activities: Hi-Y skating party for the high school. Father and Son Banquet. Mother and Son Banquet. Hi-Y vs. F.F.A. basketball games. Meetings: The club meets every other Monday evening from 7:00 to 8:00. The meeting is called to order by the president and after roll call a chapter is read from the Bible, followed by the Lord ' s Prayer. During the year the club entertained many very interesting and educational speakers. Vage Forty-nine he4f dia 9 C) Assoc afe Editors Joan Kundard Forrest Johnson Peggy Fletter Donna Stevens Business Managers Don Sell Bill Lemley Dale McClellan Leonard Mitzman Rose Marie Ashley Ed Jackson Art Editors Patsy Cremean Betty Mae Miller Snapshots Barbara Bratton Peggy Fletter Doris Kyle Margaret Owens Dick Romero Shirlee Allen Boys ' Athletics Lee Sutton Girls ' Athletics Bonnie Kessler Kathryn Doudt Organizations LaVerne Easterday Villa Sutton histrinncnfal AI»s r CHfton Nilson Ben Weldon Bob Williamson Circulation Manager Greta Bodie Laurel Richmond Bob Walter Sponsor Miss Shultz Vocal Music Betty Feagler Lois Leman F.F.A. Editors Dick Shank James Neukam Feature Writers Jean Miller Harriet Rose Class Prophecy Marilyn Ser ' is Greta Bodie Class Will Forrest Johnson Gerald Pearson Carolyn Bender Chuck Sheets Class Flistory Bill Warren De a ' ne Richmond Burton Whitlock Jokes Mac Arnold Leonard Ott Senior Activities Andrew Emerson Barbara Sanders Leland Ewers Joan Kundard Classes Donna Stevens Lorna " aite Calendar J Patty Flarman Bette Griffin Crj ' stal Parrish Alumni Angela Foutz Jean Boyer On behalf of the editorial staff, I wish to express mv sincerest feeling of gratitude to all the members of the Key Staff who worked through thick and thin, surmount- ing obstacles of large proportions, to make this book a success from a financial stand- point and from a standpoint of content. Richard A. Loomis, Editor-in-Chief Page Fifty Uo ui diajil Standing: George Close, Harriet Rose, Jean ililler, Earljara Gwiazdowski. Donna Shaffer, Chuck Sheets, Miss Shultz, Mac Arnold. Seated: Red Looniis, Kathryn Doudt, Norma Goodall, Pat Harnian, Barbara Sanders. The school paper was started in 1918 and given the name " The Key, " the same as the yearbook. Its name was changed again in 1934 to " The Spectator, " and in 193 5 ' it was called " The Hornet. " The front and back covers of The Hornet this year were printed by the Steuben Printing Company. They had pictures of some of the school organizations, as the music groups, the first and reserve teams, cheer leaders, and action pictures of the games. The first issue had a picture of the school building on the front cover. The inside pages of the paper were mimeographed here at school. One of the outstanding issues of the year was the Christmas issue. The fronts of the paper were done by the art classes, under the direction of D. C. Brown. The cover picture showed the shepherds pointing to the star. The back cover pictured the activities of the art department. The course in journahsm gives the students experience in writing. As well as pubhshing The Hornet, they wrote articles for the " School Notes " in The Steuben Republican. This year ' s journalism class consisted of twelve members, seven seniors, three juniors, and two sophomores. The work in the journalism department is under the supervision of Miss Shultz. ' Page Fifty-one U0 ' UMA AMERICAN LEGION AWARDS For the past fifteen years the American Legion citizenship award has been presented to one boy and one girl of the senior class. The Angola Post No. 3 1 makes this award. The criteria for judging the winners are honor, courage, leadership, and service to the school. The selections are made by faculty votes. The winners in the class of ' 47 were Clifton Nilson and Joan Kundard. NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY To be chosen for the national Honor Society is to a Senior one of the greatest honors to be given in Angola High School. The members of the Society are from the upper third of the class and are chosen on the basis of scholarship, service, citizenship, and character. Fifteen per cent of the class is eligible. The honor this year was given to the following members: Patty Harman, Joan Kundard, Bill Lemley, Red Loomis, Dale McClellan, Barbara Sanders, Donna Stevens and Don Sell. Each member, every year, contributes one dollar to the scholarship fund for the first five years of his membership. This fund was established in 195 8 for the purpose of lending to a high school graduate wishing to attend college. The local chapter of the National Honor Society was established m Angola High School in 193 5 and now consists of 189 members. At the fist meeting of the active National Honor Society an election of officers was held. The officers elected were: President, Bill Lemley; vice president, Barbara Sand- ers; secretary. Red Loomis; treasurer. Principal Elliott. Standing: Red Loomis, Don Sell, Bill Lemley, Dale McClellan. Seated: Donna Stevens, Barbara .Sanders, Joan Kundard, and Patty Harman. Va ' e Fifty-tivo 6iu lte4ii The student council of Angola High School has had another prosperous year. They have provided opportunities for student self-direction, encouraged closer co-operation between the students and the faculty, and maintained high standards of citizenship in our high school. The council was organized in 193 2 and this year marked our fifteenth year of progress. Each member was given responsible positions on various committees through- out the year. The council carried out the following activities: Election of cheer leaders; selling of basketball schedule pencils; supervision of drawing of sectional tourney tickets; providing auditorium programs for the second semester; arranging for the May dance; and purchasing pins for each of its members. The members were: Seniors — Bob Williamson, Patsy Cremean, Ed Jackson, Jean Miller, Rose Marie Ashley; Juniors — Phil Hull, Sheila Harman, Elinor Owens, Woodie Dygert; Sophomores — Mary Ellen Redding, Eugene Meek, Norma Goodall, Bob Hein- gartner; Freshmen — Denie Corner, Nancy Sutton, Denny Druckamiller, Eugene Easter- day; Junior High — Veryl Carpenter, Nancy Clarke, Billie London, Paula Randolph. Jean Miller, senior council member was graduated at mid-term and Rose Marie Ashley was chosen to take her place. The officers for the year were: President, Bob Wilhamson; vice president, Phil Hull; secretary. Sheila Harman; reporter, Ed Jackson. Mr. Brown was the sponsor the first semester and Mr. Gondring, the second semester. Elinor Owen. , .Jean Miller. Iar ' Ellen Redding ?ert, Top row: Eugene Easterday Goodall. ' eryl Carpenter. Second row: i Ir. Brown, Bob Heingartner, BoI; ' illiamson. Chuck Dy Meek. Phil Hull. Ed .Jackson. Denny Druckamiller, William London. l ' " roin row; Paula Randolph, Patsy Cremean, Denie Cotner. Nancy Clarke, Nancy Sutton Sheila Harman. Norma Eugene fagc Fifty-three aAaHuitlc4 oUJx Top row: Peggy Fletter, Barbara Sanders, Bonnie Kessler. Bill Lemley. Burton " U ' hit- lock, Clifton Nilson, Mary Alice Myers, Mary Ann Williamson, Gloria Sewell, Paula Al- iDright, Gloria LaVine, Mary Jane Henderson, Keith Newnam. Tom Jack, John Eldridge, Harold Dowell, Don Seely. Second row: George Close. Leonard Ott, Bob Williamson, Ed Jackson, Jeanne Anne Webb, Margaret Owens, Sally Williamson, Sondra Randolph, Jean Williamson. Susanna Lemley, Nancy Sutton, Denie Cotner, Dorothy Petersen, Barbara Gwiazdowski, Ileen Nelson, Molly Hosack, Marilyn Servis, Leonard Mitzman. Third row: John Elliott, Phyllis Ashley, Phyllis Ryan. Marion Jensen, Lou Ann Phillips, Angela Foutz, Pat Harman, Marilyn Harman, Katie Williamson, Jean Miller, Harriet Rose. Sue Meyer, Beverly Robbins, Marysue Kring, Mary Ellen Redding, John Bond, Bob Bad- ders, Raymond Bodie. Front row: Phyllis Smurr, Greta Bodie. .Terry Sims. Lois Sams, Sheila Harman, Mac Arnold, Elinor Owens, Mrs. Cappellino, Joan Kundard, Chuck Sheets, Patsy Creraean, Kathleen Wise, Leona DeLancey, Donna Sutton, Elinor Loomis. Alpha Delta Chi, the Angola High School dramatics club, was organized in 1945. Its membership is now open to anyone in high school who has an interest in the stage or entertainment field. The club has a membership of sixty-seven. Its colors are black and white; its motto, " All the World ' s a Stage; " and its flower, the white rose. The first meeting of the year was in the form of an initiation banquet m the high school lunch room. Our president, Joan Kundard, acted as toast mistress. This was followed by a Truth or Consequences program in the ' -auditorium with Ed Jackson as master of ceremonies. Dramatics Club productions this year have been the following one act plays: Not Quite Such A Goose; The Ghosts Walk; Fireman Save My Child; Sparklin ' ; and Yes Means No. The club also sponsored an Amateur Hour program, bringing to hght talent from every year in school. The first semester officers were: President, Joan Kundard; vice president. Chuck Sheets; secretary, Ellie Owens; treasurer, Mac Arnold. The second semester officers were: President, Clifton Nilson; vice president, George Close; secretary, Peggy Fletter; treasurer, Greta Bodie. Mrs. Jane Cappellino was the club sponsor. Vage Fifty-four ' jiuiufi Jian.fKe ajj amenica The Future Farmers of America is an organization of farm boys who are interested in agriculture. It was organized in Angola in 1931 under the supervision of Mr. Elliott. Every boy who is in the vocational agriculture department is eligible to join the F.F.A. The organization held its combined alumni-father and son banquet at Potawatomi Inn on December 3. Ninety-six members and guests attended. Former Senator Raymond E. Willis gave the main address. He compared ways of farming in foreign countries to our more highly developed methods. Bill Grain gave the welcome address and Marvin Green, a former president of F.F.A., gave the response. In December the Angola Ghapter sold Ghristmas trees, continuing a project started in 1945. The chapter organized a basketball team, which won a series of two out of three games from the Hi-Y. The F. F. A. team defeated the Goldwater F. F. A. on February ' 11. The Angola chapter ' s dairy judging team, Dick Shank, Bill Grain, John Elliott, and Bill Garr, placed seventh in the district contest last year and the team members attended the state judging contest at Purdue in July. This team won first place in the Steuben Gounty dairj ' judging contest held April 19, and represented the county in the District Gontest, May 1. Our chapter sent two delegates, Dick Shank and Bob Walter, to the state convention at Purdue University in April. Dick Shank received the IToosier Farmer degree. The chapter has twenty-two active members and a host of alumni. The officers for the present year were: President, Bill Grain; vice president. Bill Garr; secretary, Dick Shank; treasurer, Ghuck Sheets, and reporter, Jim Neukam. Mr. Elliott is the adviser. Back row; Bob T ' alter, Laurel Richmond, Loren Heckler, James Neukam, Keith Newnam. Middle row; Burdett Jackson, Dick Shank, Bill Grain, Chuck Sheets, DeWayne Rich- mond. Mr. Elliott. Front row; Hadley Davis, Dick Andrew, Jerry VanWagrner, Owen Amstutz, Raymond i cott, Herbert Sanders. Vagc Fifty- five ' ' 6ia(fe cloo4. rr " Stage Door, " a comedy in three acts by Edna Ferber and George Kauffman, was presented by the senior class on Thursday and Friday evenings, March 17 and 28. The action takes place in the Foot Lights Club, somewhere in the West Fifties in New York City, and the story deals with the girls who live there and their friends. The ambition of every girl there is to become an actress, and many are the appli- cations at all the casting offices, which the girls visit daily. Sometimes the girls are given minor parts and the shows fold up within a week, or parts as understudies, with the leading actresses never becoming ill. Pat Devine gets a job as a night club entertainer. Terry Randall gives recipes on a radio program and later resorts to selling blouses at Macey ' s. The life of Kaye Hamilton ends in tragedy because of no work and accumulated debts. Jean Maitland is offered a part m a moving picture and goes to Hollywood. She returns a year later to appear on Broadway and as she is followed by reporters and cameramen, she is lionized by the girls at the Club. Much of the interest is centered upon Terry Randall, who admires a young play- wright, Keith Burgess, and helps him write a play. He secures a producer who refuses to hire Terry to play the leading role. Keith later succumbs to the demands of Holly- wood. Terry is also offered work in moving pictures by a producer, David Kingsley, but he gives her his personal advice to remain true to the legitimate stage. Later Mr. Kingsly brings another producer, Adolph Gretzl, to the Footlights Club to have Terry try out for a part. He declares her incompetent, but David buys the play from him and secures Terry for both his leading lady and his bride. The cast included: Olga Brant, the pianist, Betty Feagler; Mattie the colored maid, Bonnie Kessler; Frank, another colored servant, Bob Williamson; Terry Randall, Peggy Fletter; Pat Devine, Lois Leman; Mary Harper, Big Mary, Patsy Cremean; Mary Mc- Cune, Little Mary, Bette Griffin; Bernice Niemeyer, Carolyn Bender; Madeline Vauclain, Barbara Sanders; Judith Canfield, Lorna Waite; Ann Braddock, Doris Kyle; Kaye Ham- ilton, Greta Bodie; Linda Shaw, Angela Foutz; Jean Maitland, Margaret Owens; Bobby Melrose, Donna Stevens; Louise Mitchell, Rose Marie Ashley; Susan Paige, Barbara Brat- ton, Kendall Adams, Shirlee Allen; Tony Gillette, Jean Boyer; Ellen Fenwick, Betty Miller; Mrs. Orcutt, Joan Kundard; Sam Hastings, Chuck Sheets; Jimm} ' Devereaux. Don Sell; Fred Powell, Burton Whitlock; Lou Milhouser, Dick Romero; David Kingsley, Bill Lemley; Keith Burgess, Andrew Emerson; Mrs. Shaw, Patty Harman; Dr. Randall, Leland Ewers; Larry Wescott, the reporter, Mac Arnold; Billy, the photographer. Bob Walter; Adolph Gretzl, a producer, Leonard Mitzman. The stage set was beautifully constructed with a central archway. The lighting effects added much to the performance. The costumes were verj ' colorful. Much credit for the success of the play should also go to the stage crew and Vern Easterday and to the students who worked on committees. The complete production was under the skillful direcction of Charles Edwin Shank. fagc Fifty-six a daie uaUU JMflLf rr " A Date With Judy, " a three-act comedy, was presented by the junior class on February 5 and 6, to very appreciative audiences. The plot centered around Judy Foster ' s humorous efforts to become queen of the " Community Relief Fund Ball " by raising the most money in the campaign sponsored by this organization. The resulting complications involved the entire family in a series of laughable events which held the attention of the audience throughout the performance. The cast included Judy Foster, a teen-age miss. She ila Harman; Melvin Foster, her father, Dick Fisher; Dora Foster, her mother, Ileen Nelson; Randolph Foster, her younger brother, John Eldridge; Hannah, the maid, Molly Hosack; Barbara Winsocket, Judy ' s friend, Elinor Owens; Oogie Pringle, the man in Judy ' s life, George Close; Mitzie Hoffman, another of Judy ' s friends, Mary Alice Myers; Mr. Martindale, a theatrical producer, Harold Dowell; Mrs. Hotchkiss, the laundry woman, Mary Jane Henderson; Eloise Hotchkiss, her daughter who elocutes, Lois Spangle; Mrs. Shultzhammer, of the P.T.A., Shirley Brokaw; Rexford Meredith O ' Connor, a new boy in town, Phil Hull; Susie, Rex ' s kid sister, Elinor Loomis; Radio Announcer, Tom Jack; and the messenger, Dean Sutton. The production staff was as follows: Student director, Margaret Van Wagner; assistant, Claire Smith; business manager, Don Chaddick; stage manager, Loren Heckler; stage crew, Tom Jack, Dean Sutton, Jim Willis, Carl Raney; property manager, George Close; assistant. Bill Grain; program committee, Don Chaddick, John Elliott, Keith Newnam. The ushers were Donna Phnney, Jo Ann Thrasher, Donna Yates, Elsie Castner, Donna Shaffer, and Mary Lois Baker. The music during intermissions and before and after the play was provided by the High School Band, directed by Mrs. Kindig. Two numbers were sung by the sophomore octet, Lou Phillips, Jeanne Anne Webb, Phyllis Ashley, Marysue Kring, Phyllis Ryan, Mary Ellen Redding, Martha Renner, and Beverly Robbins, with Miss Lippincott at the piano. The play was under the direction of Mrs. Jane Cappellino. Vagc Fiffy-sc aifiU, ' atldetic aM.oclatio-4i, ' l ' " ii row: X;iiM ' Siitli.n. I or(. tli - I ' .-t ' -is. in, I ' t-iiu- ' ' otii ' -r. I ' a r [Jai-luall. Sally William- son, Bonnie Kessler. Miss liees, Jtan ' illianlson, Jerrj " Sims, Billie Jo irlopkinp, Stella Buroff. Front row: Suzanna Lemley, Lois Sams, Marilyn Kling. Marilyn Harman, Sondra liandolpli, Dorothy Magley, Patsy Cremean, Be ' erly Bobbins, Katie Williamson. The Girls ' Athletic Association is active again after being non-exstent for five years. It is under the leadership of its president, Marilyn Kling. She is assisted by vice president, Bonnie Kessler. The gals that keep the records are Jean Boyer, the recording secretary, and Denie Corner, the corresponding secretary. Pat Harman is the banker. Miss Rees, the physical education teacher, is the sponsor and executive head of the or- ganization. You have all heard the old adage, " All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy. " The same thing holds true for Jill. The Girls ' Athletic Association provides such games as basketball, baseball, volley ball, and many other sports. Every Friday night from 4 till S o ' clock you can hear strange noises (squeals, shrieks, ohs, and yells) in the gym. Yes, if you would investigate, you would find the girls in the midst of an exciting game. They also have tobogganing parties, skating parties, and other outside entertainment. The girls have a business meeting once a month. The purpose of the organization is to stimuate the girls ' interests in variuos sports, to promote good sportsmanship and cooperation, and to develop character and ability. Membership is open to all high school girls. The organization must abide by laws of the National Girls ' Athletic Association concerning the point system, awards, and the constitution, but the members of the local organizations choose their own sports and the amount of dues to be paid. Pfl. c Fifty-eight First row; Waitin ' fur tJe mail to come in. Ileen: PhvUis and Jeanne; Cbemistry class of ' 46. Second row: La Verne and Mrs. Maynard; Cold, Miss Reed?; Believe it or not, it ' s Patsy: Miss Hepliner: What ' s on your mind, Phyllis?? Tliird row: Dale and Arlene McClellan: Carolyn Bender; Eh, Rotll; " Dody " and her cat; The Kundards, " Jo " and " Tick. " Fourth row: Beverly and Phyllis; Young couple — Keith Newnam and Lorna Waite; Ain ' t it the trutli? tit if yiud owi TOP GROUP Top ro-sv: Phil Hull, Keitb Xewnam, George Close, Burton Whitlock, Ben Weldon, DeWayne Richmond, Clifton Nilson, Don Chaddick, Bill Lemley, Chuck Sheets. Second row: Arlene McClellan. Jean Miller, JoAnn Thrasher, Marilf ' n Rahrer, John Elliott, Harold Dowell, Owen Amstutz, Don Seeb ' . Miss Lippincott, Leonard Mitzman, Bob Walter, Gerald Pearson, Dale McClellan, Molly Hosack, .Shirle ' Br-okaw, Ileen Nelson, Harriet Rose. Front ro%y: Patsy Sessions, Lorna Waite, Jeanne Anne " Webb, Marion Jensen, Betty Feagler. Lou Ann Phillips, Carolj ' n Bender. Phyllis Ryan. Rose Marie Ashley, Shirlee Allen. Doris Kyle, Marysue Kring. Lois Leman, Sheila Harman, Beyerly Robbins, Donna Phinney, Lois Spangle, Elinor Owens, Donna Sutton. Joan Kundard, Sue Meyer, Jean Anstett. Members not in picture: Eugene Meek, Dick Andrew, James Murray, Mary Ellen Redding. Phyllis Ashley, Phyllis Smurr, Elinor Loomis, Martha Reinoehl. SECOND GROUP Top row; Mary Ann Williamson, Rahrer, Donna Shaffer, Patsy Sessions. Carolyn Bender. JoAnn Thrasher, Jean Mill ' -r, Beverly Jordan, Willa June Ritter, Marjorie Brinley. Dorothy Magley, Jean Anstett. Molly Hosack. Joan Kundard, Miss Lippincott. Shirley Brokaw. Mary Alice Myers, Arlene Gould, Sue Meyer, Arlene McClellan, Sally Wil- liamson. Ileen Nelson. Bonnie Kessler, Kathryn Doudt, Gloria LaVine. Second row: Marion Jensen, Lou Ann Pliillips, Juanita Demorest, LaVerne Easterday. Elsie Castner, Beverly .Jordan, Dorothy Petersen, Shirlee Allen, Jean Williamson. Mary Lois Baker, Mary Miller, Lois Spang ' le, Mary Ellen Bed- ding, Rose Marie Ashley, Phyllis Ryan, Betty Mae Miller, Norma Goodall, Sondra Randolph, Jean Boyer, Donna Phinney, " Willa Sutton, Marilyn Harman, Pat Harman, Thola Miller, Elinor Oweiis, Harriet Rose. Front row: Betty Feagler, Lorna Waite, Jeanne Anne Webb, Doris Kyle, Dolores Zimmerman, Billie Jean Hopkins, Phyllis Smurr, Lois Sams, Susanna Lemley. Kathryn Lee Williamson, Louise Brinley, Elinor Loomis, Greta Bodie. Mary- sue Kring. Phyllis Fanning, Janice Jones, Lois IJeman, Marilyn Kling. Margaret TanWagner. Phyllis Ashley. Xancy Sutton, Sheila Harman, Denie Cotner, Beverly Robbins, Martha Renner, Minnie McKellips, Leona DeLancey. Donna Sutton, Paula Albright. Members not in picture: Bonnie Groshon, Wava McEntarfer, Stella Buroff, Ruth Rinehart, Barbara Gwiazdowski, Martha Reinoehl, Barbara Bratton, Donna Stevens, Bette Griffin. Vage Sixty UcJil UMilt 4fU44 lc MIXED CHORUS The mixed chorus has a membership of fifty this year. It is under the direction of Mary Catherine Lippincott and the accompanists were Betty Feagler, Ehnor Owens, and Don Chaddick. This group participated in the Spring Concert. The officers are: Joan Kundard, president; EHnor Owens, vice president and librarian; and Lois Leman, secretary. These officers also served for the other vocal music groups. GIRLS ' GLEE CLUB The Girls ' Glee Club this year has eighty-four members. They presented a program, along with the band, in the auditorium on November 1 5 with the theme, " A Pretty Girl Is Like a Melody. " All of the small vocal ensembles participated. The glee club took part in the Spring Concert, given in the auditorium on May 2. The group is under the direction of Mary Catherine Lippincott and the accompanist is Betty L. Feagler. A CAPPELLA CHORUS The a cappella chorus is a new organization this year. Thirty-six girls are enrolled. They sang at the superintendents ' meeting at Potawatomi Inn on November 7. The chorus presented a very impressive Christmas cantata, " The Wondrous Story " by Bellaire and Kountz. The a cappella chorus sang numbers in the Spring Concert. Mary Catherine Lippincott is the director. Top row; Jeanne Anne Webb, JoAnn Thrasher, Carolyn Bender, Lorna Waite, Rose Marie Ashley, Sue Meyer, Molly Hosaek, Shirley Brokaw, Jean Anstett, Ileen Nelson, Elinor Owens, Harriet Rose. Second row: Marion Jensen, Elsie Castner, Mary Lois Baker, Phyllis Ryan, Phyllis Ashley, Joan Kundard, Arlene McClellan, Donna Sutton, Donna Stevens, Donna Phinney, Marilyn Harman. Front row: Lou Phillips, Betty Feagler, Shirlee Allen, Doris Kyle, Jean Miller, Mary- sue Kring, Lois Leman, Mary Ellen Redding " , Lois Spangle, Margaret Owens, Beverly Rob- bins, Sheila Harman, Miss Lippinuott. Members not pictured: Martha Reinoehl, Elinor Loomls. ' " WT N r Vagc Sixty-one -wm Sf n ' S i -g«9im JUNIOR QUINTETTE Back row — Molly Hos- ack, Sheila Harman. Front row — ■ Elinor Owens, Shirley Brokaw, Lois Spangle. JUNIOR QUARTETTE Elsie Castner, J o A n n Thrasher, Donna Shaffer, Mary Lois Baker. FRESHMAN SEXTETTE Back row — Dorothy Pe- tersen, Sally Williamson, Ar- lene McClellan. Front row — Suzanna Lemley, Nancy Sutton, De- nie Cotner. SENIOR SEXTETTE Back row — Carolyn Bender, Joan Kundard, Lorna Waite. Front row — Doris Kyle, Donna Stevens, Lois Leman. SOPHOMORE OCTETTE Back row — Lou Phillips, Jeanne Anne Webb, Mary Ellen Redding, Martha Ren- ner. Front row — Phyllis Ryan, Phyllis Ashley, Mar) ' - sue Kring, Beverly Robbins. Flute, Valrie Erickson; Oboe, Phoebe iJiller; Clarinets, Riebard Romero. Don Cliacldick, Elinor Looniis, Ra ' nioncl Scott. Don Taylor. Dottie Cotner, Nancy Wliite. Bi]l ' London. Susan Jo Wood, Phyllis Bishop: Alto Clarinet, Mary Lee Sell; Bassoon, Larry Kunkel: .Sax- ophones, Thomas Ott, Mary Davis; Cornets. Leonard utt, Clifton Nilson, Ben Weldon. Robert ■ ' illiamson, 0 ven Amstutz. Diana Beatty; French Horns, Arlene McClellan, Bruce Martin; Baritone, Richard Meek; Trombones, David Handy, Thomas Reek, Don Huff; .Sou saphones, Charles Humphries, David Smith, Dick Andre v; Percussion, Morris Eggleston, Barbara Bratton, Glen LaVine. Mary Alice Myers. and tlte Land p,lG4f an rr The instrumental department, under the direction of Mrs. Barbara Kindig, was very busy this year. They played at the first four basketball games and numerous other school activities. They marched on Decoration Day. They also marched for the Governor of Indiana and other celebrities at the grand opening of the Weatherhead Factory in Angola. The band presented a public concert on January 29 and appeared in a concert with the vocal department on May 2. The trumpet trio, Ben Weldon, Bob Williamson, and Clifton Nilson, have ap- peared in a number of programs throughout the year. Last year they received first rank- ing honors in the State Music Contest. A trio made up of Ben Weldon, Bob Williamson and Leonard Ott won first place this year. The clarinet trio is another prominent music group. The members are Dick Romero, Don Chaddick, and Elinor Loomis. Other music groups that appeared in the concert are the brass quartet, Owen Am- stutz, Diana Beatty, Arlene McClellan, and Tom Reek; the string trio. Sue Weiss, Garna Lee Golden, and Sylvia Jackson; the woodwind quintet, Valrie Erickson, Billy London, - Susan Jo Wood, Phyllis Bishop, and Larry Kunkel; and the brass sextet, Leonard Ott, Ben Weldon, Arlene McClellan, David Handy, Dick Meek, and Charles Humphries. The school bought two new instruments, a brass horn -and a tenor saxophone, for the band this year. Three soloists, Larry Kunkel, bassoon; Valrie Erickson, flute; and Don Chaddick, piano, placed in the first division of the state music contest held on March 29. The Band Mothers ' Club had a bake sale in the fall. They bought sweaters for the seniors that were in the band and gave pins to the pupils who were in the band but not in high school. The officers of the band this year are: Clifton Nilson, president; Ben Weldon, vice president; Morris Eggleston, secretary and treasurer; and Bob Williamson, property manager. First row: Bob ' n Bob; Eiiglit roses and a tUorn: Georgie!! Second row: Mercy!; Seniors!!; Stag line; Lookit at that convert! Third row: " Doc " and ]L,aVerne; Waddy, you ' ll get wet!; (below) " Moe " : " Robinliood " FOL " Sophs ' " . Third row: " Doc " and LaVerne; Waddy, you ' ll get wet!; (below) " Moe " : " Robinhood ' mean; Phyllis Smurr; Miss Myers; P. Harman — South of the Border. Fourth row; A Senior and three Sophs; Webb; " liusty " ; " Gargantua " Walter; Leaning ihs " ollAA iffUul fiAxun The Y-Teen Christmas Prom opened the hohday festivities for all Y-Teen members and their guests and all Hi-Y members and their guests. The Prom was held at the Masonic Temple on Saturday evening, December 14, 1946. There was the scent of gardenias and mistletoe and the swishing of formals to add to the holiday spirit. The decorations were in accordance with the Christmas theme. About fifty couples attended. Charles E. Shank presented two selected numbers during the intermission. The junior quintet, Elinor Owens, Molly Hosack, Sheila Harman, Lois Spangle, and Shirley Brokaw, sang " All the Things You Are " and " I ' ll See You in My Dreams. " Patty Lou Harman was the general chairman for the affair. Other committee chair- men were: program, Joan Kundard; decorations. Patsy Cremean and Donna Stevens; tickets, Peggy Fletter; and publicity, Barbara Sanders. The chaperones were: Mr. and Mrs. Harold Stevens, Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Redding, Mr. and Mrs. Hermon Phillips, Mr. and Mrs. Herschel Sutton, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Kindig, Mr. and Mrs. Milo Certain, Mr. and Mrs. C. H. Elliott, John L. Estrich, and the Misses Lilly Kohl, Eunice Reed, Ruby Shultz, Mary C. Lippincott and the chief spon- sor of the Y-Teens, Miss Vera Myers. age Sixty- five First row: Notice — Seniors with books: Wa ' ting your time, girls??; Lois Sams: Cute kittens — er!! Second row: Don ' t he mad, " Pliid " ; Cute pose, Gloria; Must be Sunday, eh kids??: John and Laura alias Dody and Donna; " Ellie " and her curls. Third row: Owens and Waite in Milwaukee: Ooooooohm, — Having trouble, " Steve " ?; " Bookwofih " Sewell; Douglass and Harman; Happy, Pat?; Hmmmmmmmmm Gloria. Fourth row: " Usins " in our younger days; Who ' s winning, boys?; Walter and his gang. First row: No mail!!: Bev and Marilyn: (below) Harman twins in their younger days; Smile pretty, girls: Margie and Ellie: What ya got, Phid ' » Second row: Where ' s Bill, Sue?: Pat Harman: " Bumps " ; Soaking up all the sun Kathy? Bill L. a few summers ago: Howard Arnold and his offspring. Third row: True love; Did you make it, P. Ashley?; Bicycle built for three; What pretty Jlowers; Marion! Fourth row; Mrs. Kunkel and Mrs. Stevens: Sitting pretty: Pete ' s girl in her younger days; Sophs. o(Ue4ixlla 0 V4 ! nni 22 Roman Banquet was held by second year Latin class 23 " Red " Loomis elected Editor-in-chief of Key annual 24 -2 5 Teachers gave students rest while they went to association 28 Y-Teen formal initiation and pot-luck supper 30 Charm Quartette entertained high school and grade school. Seniors attended trial at court house September — 5 With smiles on their faces, 208 students en- tered high school 6 Corridor committee members elected 9 At their first meeting the former Girl Re- serves changed their names to Y-Teens 12 F.F.A. boys " tripped " over to Montpelier to the fair. Did you see a lot of livestock boys? 13 Home room election. Don Sell was elected president of Senior Class 14 Hi-Y formal initiation 17 Faculty enjoyed themselves at a picnic at Po- kagon 20 Constitution Week observed. Student Council election 23 Dramatics Club was organized with Jo Kun- dard as president 24 Again the F.F.A. boys attended a fair, this time Hillsdale. First G.A.A. meeting. 25 Edon ' s baseballers spanked the Hornets to the tune of 9-3 27 Angola had a shut out victory over the Ashley Aces 14-0. Student Council elected Bob Williamson president October — 1 Edon 2; Angola 1. First issue of Hornet ap- peared 4 Wade Quartette entertained high school. An- gola defeated Waterloo 5-4 here. Marilyn Kling heads G.A.A. 9 Dramatics Club initiation supper 10 Freshmen initiated under care of Sophomores 1 1 Sheets and Redding elected cheer leaders. Key annual sales started 12 Y-Teens held district conference at Pokagon Girls ' Camp 15 Juniors received finger hardware 16 Dramatics Club meeting 18 Speech class had charge of auditorium program November— 1 Seniors canvassed for U.S.O. drive 5 Faculty entertained students with an assembly program 7 Northern Indiana Superintendents ' Club were guests of Mr. Estrich 8 At our first basketball game the Kendallville Comets shot over the Hornets 32-2 5 1 1 We paid solemn tribute to a world at peace 1 5 Music department displayed their talents at auditorium program. Angola was scratched by Waterloo Wildcats 33-32 18 Hi-Y had their annual Father and Son Banquet 19 Concordia defeated Angola 6 5-52 20 F.F.A. had a special meeting. Wonder what cooked! 2 5 Thanksgivi ng program was feature of Y-Teen meeting 27 Rev. Finlev spoke at auditorium program. Va- cation started 28 Anticipation (Turkey) — Realization (Noon) — Regretting (Bromo) 30 Auburn played on Angola ' s court and after a red hot game won 47-43 December — 2 Back to the old grind 3 F.F.A. Alumni Banquet at Potawatomi Inn. G.A.A. had business meeting. Angola was en- tertained by Stevens Puppet Show. Second team gained new name. You will now know them as the " Bees " 6 " We came, we saw, we conquered " by beat- ing LaGrange 65-29 7 Marion Jensen and Gloria La Vine attended the Debate and Legislative Conference at Purdue 11 In a furious game Hornets came out victorious over the Garrett Railroaders 34-32 13 Alpha Delta Chi presented " Fireman, Save My Child. " The Hornets traveled to Butler, but were defeated 37-34 fage Sixty-eight ccde4uiciA , 14 Y-Teen entertained the people at the County farm by singing Christmas Carols. Angola Civic Theatre was organized 19 Music Department presented a very impres- sive Christmas program 20 Angola journeyed to Fremont with great re- sults, winning 59-29 21 -Jan. 6 Hooray! Two weeks! Everyone gets a vacation from everything. Think so??? January — 6 Back to school again! Tough luck! 1 1 Angola Hornets buzzed over to Howe and buzzed back victorious by 3 3-30 13 Mr. Estrich addressed Y-Teen and Hi-Y Clubs. G.A.A. had a Toboggan Party 14 Wayne Beauty School provided a demonstra- tion for all girls. " Ellie " Owens and Marilyn Servis volunteered to have their hair set 1 5 Cliff Nilson was elected president of Drama- tics Club for the new semester 17 Garrett gained revenge on their own court by stopping the Hornets 41-40 18 Exams! Horrors! We didn ' t know we could forget so much! 22 Angola was again victorious over Fremont by an 8 point margin 24 Waterloo Wildcats whipped the Hornets again 41-32. Art teacher, Dota Claudius Brown alias " Brownie " left old A.H.S. for good. Shame on you, Harriet and Jean, keeping secrets from your fellow class mates — getting married like that 27 The art classes initiated a new art teacher, Mr. Gondring 28 Salem Center beat the Hornets 3 0-21 29 Band Concert was another musical success 3 No lights! No school! 3 1 Angola vs. Berne game postponed — no lights February — 3 " Pop " Certain left for Florida 5 First night of Junior Play 6 A grand performance was given both nights by the cast of " A Date With Judy " 7 Avilla ventured to Angola to be beaten by Angola 43-39 9 Y-Teens attended Christian Church services in a group 1 1 All cars traveled to Coldwater to see Angola play. Hornets lose 49-42 13-14 Civic Theatre play " I Remember Mama " 14 Windmills fan Hornets 40-3 5. Seniors thrill students with Auditorium program. Pepsi-Cola Scholarship tests were taken by Don Sell, Andy Emerson and " Corky " Johnson. Many hearts float about oblivious of bodies 18 Berne 3 5 — Angola 33; delayed action 26-Mar. 1 Sectional at Auburn March — 7 Hornets packed up to see Regional at Fort Wayne 11 Y-Teeners thrilled their parents with a Pa-Ma- Me Banquet 14 Semi-Finals at Muncie 22 A few of the Hornets traveled to Indianapolis to see the State Finals 27 Opening night for the Senior Play 28 Seniors brought down the house with their big contribution to school activities, their play 29 District Music Contest April— 4, 5, 6 A breathing spell to recuperate and then push forward to the end of school. Seniors begin to feel bad about leaving A.H.S. 12 Rev. Borders addresses Y-Teens. 23 Albion College Band and Orchestra entertained in the evening May— 2 Dick Romero, Leona DeLancey elected Jubilee King and Queen candidates. 2 Joint Concert was given by vocal and instru- mental music groups 16 Awards Day for A.H.S. 2 5 Baccalaureate Services at Christian Church 2 8 Junior-Senior Banquet 29 Commencement. Class Day 30 Grade Cards. School ' s out. Three months ' va- cation for everyone except the Seniors! College for some. Marriage for a selected few. Work for all. Page Sixty-nine 04 the lii Jiiefi 6 de Last night I held a httle hand, So dainty and so sweet; I thought my heart would surely break, So wildly did it beat. No other hand in all this world Can greater solace bring, Than that sweet hand I held last night. Four aces and a king! Burton: What ' s the hurry? Jackson: I bought a text book and I ' m try- ing to get to class before the next edition. Frosh: What ' s Professor Owens talking about? Junior: Integration, you half-wit. Frosh: Is he for it or against it? " Now, Jim Willis, " said the teacher, " listen to me carefully. If I had five eggs in this basket and laid three on the table, how many eggs would I have? " " Eight, " was the cheerful reply. you. Owens: Officer, this man is annoying me. Officer: But this man isn ' t even looking at Owens: I know it. That ' s what annoys me. Mr. Rose: Lou Ann, can you define nonsense? Lou: Yes, teacher. An elephant hanging over a cliff with his tail tied to a daisy. Pop: Pneumatic is misspelled in this letter. Why did you type it " neumatic " ? John E.: The " k " on my typewriter isn ' t working. One skunk to another: " You do too. " On the back of Dale Lonsbury ' s truck is the following inscription: " Caution — this truck stops for all railroads, intersections, stop lights, bru- nettes, redheads, and will back up one half mile for a blonde. " Groom: Now perhaps I ' ll be permitted to point out a few of your defects. Bride: It won ' t be necessary, darling. I know them. They kept me from getting a better man than you. The ship was sinking, and the captain called all hands aft. " Who among you can pray? " he asked. " I can, " replied an ensign. " Then pray, shipmate, " ordered the captain. " The rest of you put on your life jackets. We ' re one short. " If a boy tries to kiss a girl and gets awa y with it, he ' s a hero. If he tries and doesn ' t get away with it, he ' s a brute. If he doesn ' t try but would get away with it if he tried, he ' s a coward And if he doesn ' t try to kiss her and wouldn ' t get away with it if he did — he ' s a wise man. — Herb Sanders Mr. Handy: There ' s a young man in this class making a fool of himself. When he ' s through, I ' ll start. He tilted Her lovely head Toward him And bent over Her tremulous mouth. He gazed Intently at her For a moment, Then said softly, " I ' m going to have To pull that tooth! " Sam: v " hat is an optimist? Jim: An optimist is a cross-eyed man who is thankful he isn ' t bow legged. Mr. Elliott: Did you have any luck when you were duck hunting? Druck: Yeah, I shot at one and missed him. Then I shot at another and hit him in the same place. " It is only too true that a girl ' s ideal is shat- tered, " said a writer. More often he is just broke. FAMOUS NEGATIVES When one refers to " the conservation of wild life, " he does not refer to night clubs. A diamond cutter is not the man who cuts grass on the baseball diamond. Joan of Arc was not Noah ' s wife. fage Seventy cUuifUi.i 0 ' 2.7 Harley Allion — Cement Plant, Cement City, Michigan. Roy Charles Bodie — Printer, Tri-State, Angola, Indiana. LaMar Buck — Bowling Alley, Angola, Indiana. Lowell Collins — Adv. Manager, Nash Kelvinator, Detroit, Michigan. Albert Cramer — Weiss Machine Shop, Angola, Indiana. Byrdena Dando — Mrs. Hermon Sranz, Coldwater Lake, Michigan. Josephine Dilts — Mrs. Ed. Mathison, Hughes Springs, Texas. Joseph Douglass — Williamson Hardware, Angola, Indiana. Princess Ewers — Mrs. Sam Brooks, Ashley, Indiana Dorleska Gay — Mrs. Byron Pence, Chicago, Illi- nois. Ora German — Painter, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Lois Golden — Mrs. LaMar Buck, Angola, Indiana. Ruth Golden — Mrs. James Austin, Angola, Indi- ana. Maynard Harter- — Pet Milk Co., Angola, Indiana. Ruth Haywood — Mrs. Johnson, Los Angeles, Cal- ifornia. Kenneth Hemry — Farming, Angola, Indiana. Stephen Horn — Pet Milk Co., Angola, Indiana. Harry Klink — Klink Funeral Home, Angola, In- diana. Geneva Lewis — Fort Wayne, Indiana. Robert Lowther — Northern Indiana Public Serv- ice Co., Angola, Indiana. Leona Mallory — Mrs. Aselton, Clauson, Michigan. Lucille Metzgar — Mrs. Walter Grill, Medford, Oregon. Bonnie Myers — Mrs. Mervin Van Wagner, Orland, Indiana. Russell Miller — Williamson Hardware, Angola, Indian a. Irene Patterson — Deceased. Wanda Ogden — Mrs. Jack Teaching, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Milton Olmstead — Physician. Velma Quas — Mrs. Ted Williamson, Angola, In- diana. Royal Reek — Bendix Aviation Corporation, South Bend, Indiana. Ledgar Shank — Pharmacist, Kokomo, Indiana. Cleo Shoup — Weatherhead Co., Angola, Orland, Indiana. Wava Shuman — Mrs. Ancil Bassett, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Ruth Somerlott — Mrs. Elston, Union City, Mich- igan. Raymond Sutton — J. H. Parsell ' s Sons, Angola, Indiana. Sue Waller — Mrs. John Menke, Sacramento, Cali- fornia. Leon Wilder — President American Flyaway Asso- ciation, Dayton, Ohio. Marguerite Wyatt, Mrs. Van Husan, Bronson, Michigan. George Yotter — Auto Parts Business, Indianapolis, Indiana. Vagc Seventy-one oiumHl o ' 5 Donna Anspaugh — Mrs. Carl Shupp, Angola, In- diana. Don Badders — Navy. Paul Birchman — Working, Angola, Indiana. Robert F. Butz — Working, Angola, Indiana. Don L. Brooks — Army. Mary Lou Grain — Working, Texas. Betty L. Bolinger — Mrs. Max Carpenter, Angola, Indiana. Georgia DeLanccy — Mrs. Al MacRae, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Delia E. Fisher — Angola, Ind. Dean Dygert — Paratroopers. Evelyn George — Working, Cleveland, Ohio. Barton R. Golden — Buck ' s Recreation — Bowling, Angola, Indiana. Donnabelle Goodhew — Deceased. Joan Griffiths — At Home, Angola, Indiana. Paul Fiollinger — Farming, Angola, Indiana. Pauhne Hollinger — Mrs. Moftett, Angola Dress Shop, Angola, Indiana. Treva I. Huntington — -At Home, Angola, Indiana. William V. Hoagland — Purdue University, LaFay- ette, Ind. Mahlon L. Jacob — Purdue University, LaFayette, Indiana. Mary Elizabeth Kyle — -Mrs. Ned Rose, Angola Indiana. Roland K. Hughes — Purdue University, LaFay- ette, Indiana. Mary Louise Martin — Ward Belmont College, Nashville, Tennessee. Betty Ruth Noragon — -Mrs. William Lewis Foster, Fremont, Indiana. Noreen Wells — Mrs. Gerald Jones, Angola, Indi- ana. Catherine A. Munn — Working, Angola, Indiana. Ronald J. Jackson — -Weatherhead Co., Angola, Indiana. Raymond Kiess — Working, Indianapolis, Ind. Betty J. Leman— Nielson Construction Co., An- gola, Indiana. Barbara Ann Myers — McMurray College, Jackson- ville, Illinois. Burdette Nelson — -Army Air Corps. Carl H. Randolph — Marathon Service Station, Angola, Indiana. Carlos F. Randolph — Marathon Service Station, Angola, Indiana. Patricia Randolph — Kratz Drug Store, Angola, Indiana. Eleanor M. Servis — Purdue University, LaFayette, Indiana. Sue R. Sims — Mrs. Warren C. Andresen, Angola, Indiana. Beverly Jane Stevens — McMurray College, Jack- sonville, Illinois. James W. Troyer — Tri-State College, Angola, In- diana. Mildred June Myers — Mrs. Chuck Hill, Angola, Indiana. Mary Lou Young — -Mrs. William Hendricks, An- gola, Indiana. Martha Lee Warren — Miller Jones Shoe Store, An- gola, Indiana. Trois Wagner — Mrs. Loyal Wilson, Angola, Indi- ana. Carl W. Strait — Tri-State College, Angola, In- diana. William VanWagner — VanWagner Bros., Angola, Indiana. Elizabeth Jean Wolfe — Mrs. Ed. Suche, Angola, Indiana. Donna L. Zimmer — Mrs. Fred Vesey, Olivet, Michigan. Margaret M. Zuber — Wayne Universit)- of Beauty Culture, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Vage Seventy-two alu4nHl o ' 46 Loene M. Kiser — Angola State Bank, Angola, Indiana. Donald D. Nichols — Army. Robert C. Elliott — Purdue University, LaFayette, Indiana. Richard W. Mondhank — Army. Robert L. Bledsoe — Working, Angola, Ind. Robert B. Purdy — Indiana University, Blooming- ton, Indiana. Beverly Jean Randolph — Mrs. Ronald Kundard, Edon Ohio. Ramona Irene Zeis — J. C. Penney Company, An- gola, Indiana. Patricia Lynn Johnson — Midway Junior College, Midway, Kentucky. Roma Lee Penick — Dr. Blough ' s Oflice, Angola, Indiana. Mary Jean Kohl — Mrs. Barton Golden, Angola, Indiana. Carolyn Sims — Working, Angola, Indana. Eleanor Kabel — Mrs. Glenn Wambold, Angola, Indiana. Bonnie Jean Powers — Mrs. William Harrison, Angola, Indiana. William Carr — Farming, Angola, Indiana. Jacquelyn Ann Shank — Nurses ' Training at Lu- theran Hospital, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Barbara J. Hubbard — Wayne University of Beau- ty Culture, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Keith Folck — Maxton ' s Chevrolet Service, Angola, Indiana. Barbara Dee Purdy — Dr. Steenerson ' s Oflice, An- gola, Indiana. Patricia Ann Ritter — Indiana University, Bloom- ington, Indiana. David L. Smith — Williamson ' s Hardware, Angola, Indiana. Charlotte Ruth Strait — Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana. Patricia Jan« Fletter — Vogue Beauty Shop, An- gola, Indiana. Metta Jean Parr — Working in Fort Wayne, In- diana. Yvonne Humphries — Indiana University, Bloom- ington, Indiana. Frank E. Jones — Navy. Warren Johns Jr. — Army. Midge Jones — College Inn, Angola, Indiana. Nancy Jane Webb — At home, Angola, Indiana. Ellin Joan Hobbs — Mrs. Art Hanna, Angola, In- diana. Betty Lou Whitman — Rainbow Beauty Shop, An- gola, Indiana. Vage Seventy-three First row; Good ol ' summer time; Patsy again; Juanita and Margaret; Ben, Leo and Dickey entertaining tlie baslietball fans. Second row: Zip in her younger days; Pliotogenic Bratton; (below) Carolyn and Sailor; Bob Williamson and Bob Walter with pets; " Dottie " Petersen when she was quite young. Third row: U. S. History clas.s; Senior, girls when sophomores; " Woodie " , Phil, Dean and .Jim. Fourth row: Students new at A. H. S. in ' 46; Arlene McClellan; Harriet Rose shortly after becoming Mrs. Maynard. Fifth row: Members of band several years ago; Taking a ride, kids?! Sophs on a sun- ny day; I eonard Mitzman in younger days. First row: Three ' s a crowd!; Sophomores againll: " Queenie " Allen. " Goldie " Fletter, and " Gypsy " Sanders. , Second row: Three " monkeys " : " Woodie " Dygert: Coin ' to a party, L.ou Ann?: What ' s cookin ' , -school niarms ' ?: Some signll Third row: " Dody " and " Phid " : Going for a ride. Tom??; Patsy Cremean; Pat and Marilyn Harman in California: Whom are you waitin ' for, kids?? Fourth row: Don. taking it easy: Cute dog!!!; These Seniors: Mad, Pbvllis??; More Seniors. e ne4nJ)A a4i ce6. o Uu d cJta(U daud. Having More Money Than Any Other Class Junior Play ■ — ■ Daphne Basketball Boys ' Feed At Druck ' s House Parties Senior Play — Stage Door Final Exams Baccalaureate and Commencement Exercises F. F. A. and Hi-Y Basketball Games Ka-See ' s at Toledo Friday Night Dances Pep Sessions Spirited Alpha Delta Chi Meetings May Dances Assembly Programs Y-Teen Christmas Prom Senior Class Meetings ■It Weatherhead Dedication Day With Governor Gates As a Guest Freshman Parties Magazine Subscriptions Campaign Junior And Senior Banquets Pa c Seventy-six First row: Blow hard, Angela!: Mercy!! Alumni and Seniors; Row, row, row your boat; King Ott and Queen Kyle on a hayride. Second row: John and Close are " raising " Willis; Ice cold cokes, Barbara?; Getting up, of course?????????!! Third row; Senior girls with anotlier stranger; Close again; Senior girls at Owens ' . Fourth row; Blub, blub; Supermen — Sheets, Elliott, Sell, Bledsoe. Whitlock and girls; Loomis at lier Hallowe ' en party. 6jeHlo al 4Aje. k4iX)4AJL tUzin naMe nickname favorite saying hobby Shirlee Allen Slim Later, Much Later Collecting Souvenirs W. Mac Arnold Mac Who Told You Sports Rose Marie Ashley Rosie That Is Dancing Carolyn Bender Carrie That ' s Not Cute Lee Jean Boyer Balance Crummy Individual Riding Greta Bodie Greta Oh, Darn It Reading Barbara Bratton Barb No Kidding Riding Patsy Cremean Skipper Are You Kidding? Art Kathryn Doudt Kate O, Phooey Horses La Verne Easterday Simp Oh, Jeepers ' 46 Pontiacs Andrew C. Emerson Gump I Got My Doudts Book Collecting Leiand Ewers Jr Breezy ... Oh, Pot Motorcycling Margaret A. Fletter Betty. Good Grief Horses, Music Betty Louise Feagler Peggy Pish Tosh Knowing Christie ' s Patrons Angela L. Foutz Sophie Oh, Honey Don Sell Bette Griffin Bett Oh, For John ' s Sakes - Traveling in Her Convertible P atty Lou Harman Lattie Pou Pou — Oh, Darn Breaking Habits Edwin Jackson Ed Can ' t Put It In Prairie Chicken Forrest L. Johnson Jr Corky Shucks Lincoln Continentals Bonnie Lou Kessler Boney Huh Driving Joan Kundard Jo Oh, Yes Spending My Time With Louie Doris Susan Kyle Dody Donna, Hurry Up Chuck Lois Ann Leman Loie Ah, Shut Yer Mouth Dancing Richard Loomis Red My Friends Sports Autographs William Lemley Bill Uh— Huhhhh Sports R. Dale McClellan Romeo Humm — Pree-Cisely Old, Small Cars Betty Mae Miller Betsy I Don ' t Know Art Jean Miller Jeannie Where ' s Harriet? Getting Letters Leonard J. Mitzman Mitsy I Don ' t Know Stamps Clifton Nilson Cliff Nuts Waddy Margaret Owens Margie Coldwater Going North Leonard Ott Chief Eh Rat Music Gerald Pearson Jerry Hubba Hubba Flying, Air Craft Study Crystal Parrish Cris I ' pose So Going To California DeWayne Richmond Richie Always Be Courteous Selling and Repairing Old Cars Laurel Richmond Har-Low No, Mr. Handy Playing Pool Richard Romero Rodney Hey Pete Flying Harriet Rose Emma Where ' s Jean Polishing the Ivories Barbara Sanders Sandy Hi Everyone Making Friends Donald Sell Sonny Oh, Nuts Angela Marilyn Servis Blondie Hi Bill . Going Out Richard Dewan Shank Hank Bowdy Hoys Baseball Chuck Sheets Charlie Poh Oop Horses Donna Stevens Dohna Wait For Me Playing Football Lee Sutton Levie Bi Hoys Sports Wilia Sutton Doc Mercy Fort Wayne Lorna Waite Lerner Scares Me Coldwater Robert Walter Walt Who Can Make Me Guns and Hunting Bill Warren Jr William Monkey Martha Ben Weldon Jr Prof Don ' t Worry About It Music Burton Whitiock Whit Purrrrrrr Cars, Chevies Robert Williamson Willee Beats Me Mona James Neukam„. Curly Bi Hoys Going to Fort Wayne age ' seventy -eight First row: Phyllis Asliley, before; Having trouble, girls Where you going, girls? Phyllis Asliley, after; Second row: Silly Sophs; Bonnie K. can flsh, too; Eeinoelil, Ryan and Webb again??; Lou; Sophisticated " Sophs " when " Freshies. " Third row: Typical A. H. S. Juniors (School Life); One-Two-Three-Kick!; The Har- mans; Picnic, Paula ?; Sunning, Pat? Fourth row: V-girls!! Angela; Jeannie and her dogs; Ponchos. Top row: Carolyn and Mousie; Cliff and Waddie; Ott and Kyle; Ed and Peg. Second row: Picnic days; Pat and Don; Carolyn and Levi. Third row: Bob and Jo: Phid and Chuck; Mike and Jean; Pat and Don witli A. H. S. atmosphere. Fourth row: Carolyn and Ott; Smiling for the birdie; Marilyn K. think.s it ' s a joke; true love; more smiles. Top row: SeniorsI: more seniors: still more seniors — wliatoha got? Second row: See our fair city: Donna feeling- peppj ' : digger Dody: Shirlee Allen — believe it or not; Dody and Lorna: sophisticated Allen: forever pals. Third row: Waite, waiting for someone: Patsy and Harriet — fiftli grade: Walter, Wil- liamson, and company: faculty picnic; (below) studious (?) seniors again; happy soplis. Fourth row: " Pulchritude " during vacation; frosh — and pooch!; bathing beauty: two Cotners and a Brown. ad j.e 6,e 6. ABSTRACTS: Goodale Abstract Co. 151 AIRPORTS: Tri-State Airways 8 3 6- J ATHLETIC EQUIPMENT: Dad Harter, Goshen, Indiana Van ' s Sport Shop 109 ATTORNEYS: Willis K. Batchelet 30 G. Kenneth Hubbard 317 Harris W. Hubbard 64 Conn H. L. Smith 345 Wood Wood 148 AUTOMOBILE DEALERS: Adams Fradenburg Auto Imple- ment Sales 451 Alwood Motors . 98 Casebeer Arnold 108 Gulf Tower Pontine Sales 20 Maxton Chevrolet Sales 182 Owens Motor Sales . 267 Ed Sellgren Buick Co 444 South Side Motor Sales, Dodge and Plymouth 203 BAKERIES: Angola Baking Co. 3 59 Beatty ' s Bakery 195 BANKS: Angola State Banks 188 First National Bank of Angola 1 BARBER SHOPS: Clark Barber Shop Fisher Barber Shop Subway Barber Shop BEAUTY SHOPS: Angola Beauty Shop 447 Manor Beauty Shop ... 805-L Rainbow Beauty Shop 467 Vogue Beauty Shop 200 BODY SHOPS: Munson ' s Auto Body Shop 27 Randolph Powers Auto Body Re- finishing Shop 267 BOOK STORES: College Book Store 398 Munn ' s Book Store 5 34 BOTTLERS: Angola Bottling Works 36S BOWLING ALLEYS: Buck ' s Bowl CABIN CAMPS: Angola Cabin Camp Wells ' Silver Lake Court 804-Y CIGAR DEALERS: Willis W. Love Company 256 CHEMICAL LABORATORIES: Hickory Chemical Laboratories CLEANERS: : Angola Dry Cleaners 43 8 McBride ' s Dry Cleaning 277 CLOTHIERS: Jarrard ' s Togger) ' 197 Ted ' s Men ' s Store 483 Tri-State Haberdasher) 112 COAL COMPANIES: Angola Brick Tile Co... Linder Coal Co. CONFECTIONERS: Ashley ' s Place Christy ' s Sweet Shoppe Duke ' s Soda Bar 255 107-L 374-Y . 18 „. 112 DAIRIES: Crone ' s Guernsey Dairy Gaycrest Dairy Sunrise Dairy S54-J ... 453 .. 426 Va ' ge Eighty-two adoeniUefU, , DENTISTS: Dr. S. F. Aldrich 304 Dr. L. Steenerson 6 DEPARTMENT STORES: J. C. Penney Company 47 DRESS SHOPS: Angola Dress Shop 80 Catherine Shoppe 164 Harman ' s Ladies ' Shoppe 171 DRUGGISTS: Kolb Bros. Drug Store 23 Kratz Drug Store „ 147 Loomis Drug Store 307 ELECTRIC SHOPS: Field ' s Home Equipment Co 13 5 Foutz Electric Shop 36 ENGRAVERS: Fort Wayne Engraving Co. Engravers of this Annual EXPRESS AGENCIES: Railway Express Agency — . 105 FACTORIES: Weatherhead Co. 185 FARM IMPLEMENTS: Angola Farm Equipment 501 Co veil ' s Implement Co. 83 Oliver Sales Co. 298 FILLING STATIONS: Bond Texaco Service 507 Harman ' s D-X Station 487 Newnam Shell Service 9518 Randolph Bros. Marathon Service 9511 Tiffany ' s Sinclair Service .. 494 Ward ' s Service Station 903-X FIVE CENT TO $1 STORES: W. R. Thomas 5c to SI Store 37 Tribolet Co. 5c to $1 Store FUNERAL DIRECTORS: KJLnk ' s Funeral Home 3 62 Weicht ' s Funeral Home 321 FLORISTS: Sharon Ann Florist Shop 178 Throop Florist 310 FURNITURE STORES: Carver-King Furniture Co 246 GARAGES: Angola Garage . 410 Golden Auto Parts 275 Lonsbury ' s Steuben Sales Garage 480 Parsons ' Garage 176 GAS DISTRIBUTORS: Cities Service Oil Co 194 Sheets Oil Co. ( ( GENERAL APPLIANCES: Andy ' s Firestone Store 166 Gamble Store 466 GIFT SHOPPES: The Modern Store 90 GROCERY STORES: Dick ' s Grocery and Market 32 Huff ' s Model Food Market 3 89 Johnson ' s Food Market 2 5 Kroger Grocery Baking Co. -- 73 North End Economy Grocery 3( Richardson ' s Grocery . 260 Williams Grocery Meat Market 100 HARDWARE STORES: Williamson Co., Distributor Hard- ware, Electrical, Automotive Products- 169 HOTELS: Hotel Hendr ' 3 8 Hotel Lakeview, Lake James Silver Springs Inn 8 5 6- J Vage Eighty-three adue iiiie ICE CREAM and SANDWICH SHOPS: Chuck ' s Hamburg Shop — . 23 3 Gay Barn 3 5 3-L INSURANCE AGENCIES: Brant Insurance Agency 127 Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Co. G. W. Dygert . . 134-J Union Central Life Insurance Co. Bill Goodwin 122 Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. Hugh Harman 101-J Jacob Insurance Service 102 Philip S. Johnson 463 Tri-State Improvement Co. C. J. Pilliod -..„ 248 Frank O. Watkins and Son 61 Rolland J. Weaver 43 5 JEWELERS: John ' s Jewelry 3 22 M. E. Tuttle, Jeweler 61 LAUNDRIES: Lemley ' s Laundry Dry Cleaning 532 LUMBER COMPANIES: Angola Lumber Company 117 Daniel Shank Lumber Company 26 MEAT MARKETS: Mast Bros. Meat Market 400 NEWS STANDS: G. K. News Stand 2 36 OPTOMETRISTS: Dr. M. J. Blough 505-L PAINT COMPANIES: Economy Wall Paper Paint Co 272 PHOTOGRAPHERS: Brown ' s Photo Lab 28 5-R Cline ' s Picture Shop 10 PLUMBERS: Holland Plumbing Heating Co 303 Romero Plumbing, Electric Heating Service 13 3 Selman ' s Heating Plumbing 72 PRINTERS: Steuben Printing Co. Printers of this Annual RADIO SHOPS: 29 King Radio Mobil Service.. 48 Lakeland Radio Supply 70 RESORTS: Bledsoe ' s Beach, Lake James 837-J Hollywood Landing 838-J RESTAURANTS: Bassett ' s Restaurant Cardinal Cafe College Inn Eat Restaurant Green Apple Inn Paradise Cafe Patsy Ann Inn The Pines Unique Cafeteria Zubers ' Restaurant SHOE COMPANIES: Badders Shoe Co. Miller- Jones Shoe Co. . . 221 .. 162 . 3 86 177 936-J 836-R 947-L 902-X .. 242 -.. 5 1 .. 126 SHOE REPAIR SHOPS: Angola Shoe Repair Shop Shroyer Shoe Repair Shop THEATERS: Brokaw Theater Strand Theater ... VETERINARIANS: Dr. Hornbacker 11 63 57 Vage Eighty-four au iufien4 iite4 Aent eii ie4. As this 1947 Key Annual draws to a close. Superintendent John L. Estrich an- nounces the close of his years of service in the Angola public schools. Dviring his admin- istration many important developments in the school property and the entire school system have occurred. Mr. Estrich came to Angola as a teacher of mathematics and science in 1920 and became high school principal in 1921. He succeeded Heyman Allman as superintendent in 1924. Outstanding in the physical development of the Angola Schools during his admin- istration was the construction of the present splendid school building. It was erected in 193 2. With the increased facilities came the transfer of all pupils from Pleasant Town- ship and an increased teaching staff. During Mr. Estrich ' s administration the Hi-Y club was established in 1922 and the Girl Reserves, now the Y-Teens, in 1926. These clubs have accomplished much in developing finer qualities among the students who have belonged to them. The high school activities accounting system, a combined school finance plan for societies and activities engaged in by the students was inaugurated by Mr. Estrich. A system similar to that later was adopted by the state throughout the schools generally. Improvements in the playgrounds and the acquisition of additional grounds east of the building, now being conditioned for the use of the pupils, have been outstanding accomplishments. Also of great significance, 1200 young people have been graduated from the schools during Mr. Estrich ' s administration. The school and the community owe much to the untiring efforts of our faithful superintendent. The students will also greatly miss the services of Mr. Handy, history and biology instructor; Mr. Rose, mathematics; and Miss Lippincott, vocal music. Page-Eighty- file CuHio4yiX4 nUi Vage Eighty-six GMto yU4 pJi l, Page Eighty-seven

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