Anna High School - Rocketeer Yearbook (Anna, OH)

 - Class of 1954

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V ,S ll . 1 "D" -1. Rr- 1 , 3 - K Y, M A i ' 44 b " -f " ' J- f , ,mg -, , '-1 . .,, 5' -1 , Vg 1 ' , ,.. -- f .. ,V - , .,. -,-v. r , L '., - . - , , , , ., - -, .: ., L v. . : . 1 1 w f . :,:, -, .V , .V ..- Q li- 'U 1 un r-41' , L-.-1 .ss Q-rfb-5 K .:...,.L QL.. Q C X I X. s K QT..-, ANNA HIGH SCHOOL CREED I believe in Anna High School as an educational institution symboliz- ing the ideals of Americanism. I believe in the efficiency of its faculty, who are perpetuating higher education in every branch of study. I believe in the student body, who as future citizens, shall have qual- ities to assume the responsibilities of a great nation. I believe in her ideals and her future growth. I do most firmly believe this without limit or restriction. DEDICATION We, the students of 1954, wish to dedicate this annual to Mr. Luther Fogt, our Senior Class Sponsor, for his counseling, guidance, and sincere understanding of the students during the past. W5 fx , f 0 fwmmgf We learn to do by doing. Developing an annual provides an excellent opportunity to learn as individuals, and also to learn to work cooperatively The Annual Staff should feel highly elated over the successful accom plishrnent of this cooperative endeavor. D. R. C. E. Stewart, Superintendent SCHOOL BOARD Milliette, M. D.-President Wilson Stangel-Vice President Clarence Heiland-Clerk THE FARMERS Willard Heintz Carl Davidson AND MERCHANTS BANK COMPANY Member of the FDIC Anna, Ohio DOROTHY KOHLMEYER Capital Univ. Ohio Northern Univ. A.B. ROSE MARY BARR Ohio State Univ. B.S. in Home Ec. RUBERTA BLANKE Miami Univ. Ohio Northern Univ. Life Certificate RUTH AILES Bowling Green Univ. Miami Univ. MARIE E. MUELLER Bowling Green Univ. Miami Univ. B.S. in Music Baldwin-Wallace Band Christian Choral School AGNES VORESS Miami Univ. PAUL SCHILLING Ohio Northern Univ. B.S. in Education B.S.E.E. MARY AGNES BRANDEWIE LUTHER E- FOGT Mount St. Joseph Bachelor: of Music College of Music Univ. of Cincinnati B.A. MILDRED LEADY Darke County Normal Miami Univ. Wittenberg Univ. Ohio Northern Univ. LELA MINNIEAR Wittenberg College Life Certificate HOWARD PFAADT Ohio Northern Univ. Life Certificate WILT'S General Merchandise Anna, Ohio Phone G Capital Univ. B.S. in Education Graduate Work Ohio State Univ. JESSE HARTMAN Ohio State Univ. Columbia Univ. B.S. in Education M.A. Teachers College HENRY HORSTMAN Ohio State Univ. Graduate 0.S.U. B.S. CHARLES STEWART Miami Univ. Univ. of Cincinnati B.S. M.A. ROBERT GREEN Bowling Green Univ MERLE TAYLOR Bowling Green Univ B.S. in Education 5 3 Secretary-Patty Maurer Cooks-Mrs. Elsass, Mrs. Heiland and Mrs. Reeves. Janitor-Elza Schiff Compliments to the Senior Class SIDNEY HI-WAY MARKET Sidney, Ohio X , X' lj x , 1? ' , 2 5 5 Q ' 4, ' n. ,N '-,A I7 X Jr.. P x' -' U I N , 51,3- Q u ,AIU-' . 1 ' .- u " j ' " QQ wx X 7 '3 L ,.--' - ' v . 'J 7 CAROL ANN FOGT-"Coke" A smile will go a long, long way. G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 45 F.H.A. 1, 2, 3, 45 Library 2, 3, 45 Glee Club 15 Operetta 15 Latin Club 1, 25 Paper Staff 35 Annual Staff 45 Volleyball 1, 2, 3, 45 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Band 15 Junior Play, Bacc. 1, 35 Comm. 1, 35 Travel Club 45 Senior Scholarshipg D.A.R. Testg Secretary 15 Treasurer 35 Home- coming Queen 4. JAMES HULSMEYER-"Jim" B-What-You-R. Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4: Baseball 1, 2, 3, 45 Travel Club 45 Vice-President 1. SENIORS OF RALPH INDERRIEDEN-"Boney" What would the world be without sports. Basketball 2, 3. 45 Baseball 3, 45 Track 1, 2, 3, 45 Travel Club 4'5 Student Council 15 Vice-President 4. f! 5431 PALMER STFINGEL-"Palmer" Don't bother work till it bothers you. F.F.A. 1, 2, 3, 45 Travel Club 4. CAROL WATERCUTTER-"Carol Jean" While I breathe I hope. Glee Club 15 G.A.A. 1. 2, 3, 45 Band 15 F.H.A. 1, 2, 35 Operetta 15 Librari- an 25 Homecoming Attendant 25 Bacc. 15 Comm. 15 Travel Club 45 Photo Club 25 Volleyball 1. 2, 3, 45 Cheer- leader 4. SENIORS OF "54" GAYLA BAMBAUER-"Gayla" I know a lot but I just can't think L of it. Glee Club-1-2 F. H. A.-1-2-3-4 Bacc.-1-2-3 Volleyball-1-2-3-4 Basketball-1-2-3-4 Library Club-2-3 Photo-2 Junior Play Operetta-1 2 G. A. A.-1-2-3-4 Travel Club-4 FARRIS VAN HORN-"Speed" Always have a friend and you'll never be without one. F. F. A.-1 Photography-2-3-4 Junior Play Travel Club-4 Drivers' Training-3 Glee Club-1-2-4 Y RAYMOND BORNHORST-"Ray" What would the world be without men? F. F. A.--1-2-3-4 Photo-2-3-4 Junior Play Travel Club--4 Science Club-3 President-4 WILSON WATKINS Wilson . Nothing attempted, nothing gained. Travel Club-4 Librarians Club-4 Scholarshlp Test PATTY BERTSCH-"Pat" Never tell a lie necessary. G. A. A. F. H. A. Latin Club Library Club Bacc. Travel Club Comm. Annual Staff Photography Club . . . unless it's CDF EI ICHRS u54n LOUISE COUNTS-"Louise" Between laughing and talking my day is complete. G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 43 Student Council 23 Latin Club 1, 2, 33 Library Club 3, President, Science Club 33 Class Sec- retary 35 Junior Play, Paper Staff, Annual Staff, Travel Club, Volley- ball 1, 2, 3, 45 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Senior Scholarship. DON FLINN-"Don" Oh! how I hate to get up in the morning. F.F.A. 13 Student Council 4, Travel Club, Homecoming Usher 3. HOMER STICNGEL-"Homer" Better grades through tougher raids. F.F.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Travel Club 4. WAYNE WILT-"Batty" If at first you don't succeed, try, try, again. Baseball 1, 33 Basketball 1, 23 Glee Club 2' Travel Club 4. JANICE ELSASS-"Janice" Allow me to speak what I honestly feel- G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4: F.H.A. 1, 2, 3, 4: Student Council 4, Comm. 1, 2, 3, An- nual Staff 43 Travel Club 43 Class Treasurer 15 Senior Scholarship Test Bacc. 3. ' - iii vis ff we wx.. X SENIGR OF"54" BEVERLY WRIGLEY-"Bev" Always ready for a good time. G. A. A.-1-2-3-4 Volleyball-1-2-3-4 Basketball-1-2-3-4 F. H. A.-1-2-3-4 Band-1-2-3-4 Majorette-2 Head Majorette-3-4 Glee Club-1-2-3-4 Operetta-1-2-3-4 Photo Club-2 Library Club-4 Librarian-4 Travel Club-4 Bacc.-1-2-3 Comm.-1-2-3 EMERSON KRUSE-"Tex" Put off today what you may do to-' l'1'l0I'I'0W. Science Club-3 I XX Photo Club-2-3 if L F. H. A.-1-2-3-4 Travel Club-4 L. WILLARD HEINTZ Never give up. Basketball-1-2-3-4 Track-1-2-3-4 Comm.-1-2-3 Bacc.-1-2-3 Operetta-1-2-3-4 Latin Club-2 Travel Club-4 Annual Staff-4 Band-1-2-3 JR.-"Willie" Miami Scholarship-1-2 THELMA ELIZABETH HULSMEYER-"Liz" Live for todayg tomor its way. Glee Club-1-2-3-4 Operetta-1-2-3-4 Basketball-1-2-3-4 Volleyball-1-2-3-4 F. H. A.--1-2-3-4 G. A. A.-1-2-3-4 Band-1-2-3-4 Bacc.-1-2-3 Comm.-1-2-3 Travel Club-4 Librarian-1-4 row will find S NIORS 0F"54" ROBERT RATERMAN-"Bob" Laugh and the whole world laughs with you. Photo Club-2-3-4 Latin Club--2 Science-3 Travel Club Annual Staff Junior Play Miami Scholarship Team--1-2-3 Vice President-3 DONALD SCHMITMEYER-"'Don" It is a friendly heart that has plenty of friends. F. F. A.-1-2-3-4 Photo Club-2-3 Track-2 Basketball-3 BARBARA WILT-"Barb" If we rest we rust. G. A. A.-1-2-3-4 Basketball-1-2 Volleyball-2-3-4 Latin Club-1-3-4 Comm.-1-2-3 Bacc.-1-3 Travel Club-4 Junior Play Annual Staff-4 Paper Staff-3 Photo Club-2 Treasurer-4 Pep Band-3 D. A. R. FRED GRIEVES-"Fred" Live for today, for tomorrow you may die. F. F. A.-1-2 Photography Club Travel Club-4 PATTY CLARK-"Pat" A live wire is sometimes shockin G. A. A.-1-2-3-4 Travel-4 Latin-2 Paper-1-2-3 Annual Science-3 Band-1-2-3 Glee Club Comm.-1-2-3 Bacc.-1 Cheerleader-2-3-4 Operetta-1 Student Council-1-3 Librarian-2 Junior Play g SENIOR 1 OF i 5 1 L 54, 4 LOIS LACY-"Lois" Enjoy yourself, it's later than you think. Glee Club 1, 2, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Latin Club 25 Library Club 4, Travel Club 45 Paper Staff 35 Annual Staff 4g Miami Scholarship 1, 2, 3, 4: D.A.R. 45 Senior Scholarship Test: G.A.A. 2, 3, 4. BEULAH BRAUN-"Beaulah" A friendly smile is worth a fortune. F.H.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Travel Club 4g G.A.A. 1, 3, 4, Librarian 3. EARL H. VANCE-"Earl" A small diploma, but a large under taking. Photography Club 2, 3, 4, Miam Scholarship Team 25 Travel Club 4 Drivers Training. fto tune of Yale Alma Materl Now we leave our Anna High Schoolg Praise to thee we sing. Echoes of our Alma Mater Through the halls now ring We have entered and we've served thee, Knowledge is our powerg Keep our banner ever flying, Though in darkest hour. ' Class Motto-"In ourselves our future lies" Class Colors-Green and White Class Flower-White Rose CLASS HISTORY Year of 1950-51. In 1950 we entered Anna High School as Fresh- men, with a total of 39 membersg 7 from Kettlersville and 8 from McCartyville. Our class sponsor was Mr. M. D. Hall until he was called into service, Mr. James Gratz finished the year. Officers for our first year of high school were: President, Jim Berningg Vice-President, Jim Hulsmeyerg Secretary, Carol Fogtg Treasurer, Janice Elsassg Student Council, Patty Clark and Wayne Wilt. In October we were initiated and became full-fledged members of Anna High School. On December 15, a Homecoming Game was held with Susan Fogt and Ronald Jacoby representing our Freshman class. On March 9 we gave our Freshman assembly. Year of 1951-52. We returned in 1951 with a total enrollment of 39 members. Our sponsor was Mr. James L. Carroll. After our class was organized the election of officers took place: President, Randy Crump- ler, Vice-President, Ronald Jacoby, Secretary, Barbara Hawkins, Treas- urer, Carol Carmen, Student Council, Louise Counts and Larry Bell. On January 18 the Homecoming Game was held with Carol Watercutter and Ronald Jacoby representing our Sophomore class. On February 21 we gave our class assembly. Year of 1952-53. When we re-entered school in September of 1952, we had the total enrollment of 32 members. It was hard to believe that we were Juniors already. We elected officers immediately who were: President, Bill McCormick, Vice-President, Bob Raterman, Secretary, Louise Countsg Treasurer, Carol Fogtg Student Council, Patty Clark and Roland Kettler. Our sponsor was Mr. Paul R. Schilling. Our Junior Play, "Seventeen Is.Awfully Young," was given on October 30. The characters were: Mrs. Eliot .................................................................................. Gayla Bambauer Jan Eliot ........... ........... S usie Fogt Nicki Eliot ......... .......... P atty Clark Miss Tilby .......... ....... B arbara Wilt Albert Eliot .......... ............ D on Schwartz Thaddeus .................................... ....... F arris Van Horn Ruby Rainey ................................. ............... C arol Fogt "Goofer" Godfrey Peterson .......... ........ D uane Campbell Jack Westmore ......................... ........ B ob Raterman Caroline Pratt ................................................................................ Louise Counts Whitcomb Pewberry .................................................................... Ray Bornhorst The annual Homecoming Game was held on December 19, with Sara Shaw and Don Flinn representing our Junior Class. On May 12, we enjoyed the Junior-Senior Prom, for which we Juniors had worked very hard. Year of 1953-54. In September of 1953, we entered as "Dignified Seniors" for the final year of our high school career. -Our class consisted of 33 members and our sponsor was Mr. Luther E. Fogt. Our class offi- cers chosen were: President, Ray Bornhorst, Vice-President, Ralph Inder- riedeng Treasurer, Barbara Wiltg Secretary, Sara Shaw, Student Council, Janice Elsass and Don Flinn. The annual Homecoming Game was held January 29. We were highly honored to have Carol Fogt as Homecoming Queen, with Ray Bornhorst as her escort. We gave our Senior Play on April 30. We enjoyed the Junior-Senior Prom which was given in our honor on May 11. On May 16, Baccalaureate was held, and May 17, we received our diplomas at Commencement. BEN'S BAR 8z GRILL, Anna PRGPHECY Wearily closing his brief case after the 1974 session of the United Nations, the President of the General Assembly walked out of the U. N. Building. Mr. Fogt was off for a wonderful vacation with his longtime friend and secretary, Homer Stangle. As they sped through Manhattan on the way back to his Park Avenue apartment where Eunice waited, Mr. Fogt felt a twinge of regret that he had missed the opening of the new show on Broadway, "North Atlantic", starring Susan Fogt. "North Atlantic" was the hit play that Fred Grieves produced, so he knew it had to be terrific. When he reached the apartment Eunice and their maid, Janice Elsass, had finished packing and were ready to leave for the airport immediately. Janice, who had been with them for years, was one of the best cooks around. The taxi came and on the way to the airport, Mr. Fogt had a chance to talk to the cab driver, Farris Van Horn. Farris said he had a perfect record of not having one crack-up for three weeks. Soon they arrived at La Guardia Field and hopped a plane for Anna, the perfect vacation spot. The two stewardesses on the plane were so friendly and gracious, Mr. Fogt finally recognized them to be two old pupils, Sara Shaw and Pat Clark. They assured him the plane would land safely in Anna, because it was piloted by the very capable "Boney" Inderrieden. After a while Mr. Fogt thought he recognized familiar voices, turned around, and there in the back of the plane sat "Batty" Wilt and Don Flinn, discussing tales of wild elephants and rhinos. They were just returning from a safari in South Africa. As they flew over Eastern Pennsylvania, about 25 miles from Pittsburgh, they looked down on the 2,000-acre farm owned and operated by Alfred Schroeder and Don Schmitmeyer. Mr. Fogt and Homer decided that Alfred and Don must be making a living considering that they owned two Cadillacs apiece. Mr. Fogt picked up a magazine that was laying on the seat beside him, and-chuckled at the clever cover. It had been drawn by Wilson Watkins, who had taken Norman Rockwell's place. He turned the page, and another familiar name leaped out at him 3 Carol Fogt-Editor-in-Chief. Pat appeared then and told them to fasten their safety belts, for they were about to land. Generally, Mr. Fogt con- sidered landing a nerve-racking ordeal, but with "Boney" at the controls they actually floated to the ground. When they stepped off the plane, the reporters and photographers were there to greet them. Someone had evidently already spread the news of their visit. Gayla Bambauer interviewed them, and promised to give them a front page Writeup in Bill McCormick's paper. Earl Vance, Anna's greatest photographer, was also there and snapped pictures as they stepped into their new Jaguar, which Bob Raterman had waiting for them. Bob was the only Jaguar dealer in Shelby County, and it was rumored that he had made a fabulous sum of money from his sales. They were speeding to their mansion on 42nd Street, when a siren sounded and Emerson Kruse ordered them to pull over. He said they'd been ex- ceeding the speed limit, and though he hated to do this to a friend, he'd have to arrest them. They were hauled into the Mayor's court, and Mr. Fogt was surprised to find his old position filled by Palmer Stangle. It struck him as being remarkable, that even though years had elapsed, Homer and Palmer still looked as much alike as ever. Sergeant Kruse PHILLIPS FARM STORE, Anna explained the charges to him and though Mayor Stangle didn't generally advocate corrupt government, he dismissed the charges against them. lAfter all, Homer and Palmer were blood brothers.j Darkness was just beginning to descend as they left the Mayor's office. A huge neon sign of a classy niteclub on West Boulevard was flashing on and off. Niteclubs had never held a particular charm for him, but there was something different about this one. As they entered it, he suddenly knew why. This was the small restaurant Thelma Huls- meyer's dad had started long ago, and after he retired, Thelma took it over and converted it into a nite spot. They checked their coats at the door with Beulah Braun. She had been working as hat-check girl ever since the niteclub had opened. The headwaiter, Willard Heintz, showed them to a table and took their order. They sat down and glanced around. Mr. Fogt recognized a lot of celebrities to be his ex-students. Don Schwartz and Larry Bell were there, and upon catching their eye, they ambled over and joined them. After talking over old times for a brief period, Don excused himself. He said he was scheduled to takeoff for Mars in his Super 56 Rocket the next morning. Don was ambassador to Mars, and he had to settle a few minor details in the peace negotiations with them. Larry was going to accompany him, as his mechanic. Funny thing! Larry had invented the -Super 56 Rocket, the only one of its kind, and no one else had yet mastered the mechanical parts of it. There's no doubt about it-Larry was a mechanical genius. Just then the orchestra, under the leadership of Lois Lacy, com- menced to play "Stardust". Lois' string orchestra was considered the best in the United States, and it was plain to see why. Upon glancing at the couples on the floor, Mr. Fogt spotted Jim Hulsmeyer and Carol Watercutter. They were married now, and had opened an Arthur Murray Dancing Studio in Anna. They were also doing exhibitions on T.V. Homer reached into his pocket for a cigarette, but discovered he was out. He signaled to the cigarette girl, and Louise Counts slinked over. She greeted them with her usual b-ig smile, and though it was against regulations. she chatted for a minute. She told Mr. Fogt that he must definitely drop by Anna School before leaving town. Since Mr. Stewart had retired, Barbara Wilt had taken over as superintendent, and was doing an excellent job. Patty Bertsch was also on the teaching staff. She had taken over the girls physical ed. classes and had organized the best girls football team in the state. Mr. Fogt glanced toward the door just as Ray Bornhorst and Beverly Wrigley entered. Louise said that Ray was the president of a new ferti- lizer plant recently erected in Anna, and Beverly was employed as his private secretary. As the orchestra started to play the closing strains of their theme song, Mr. Fogt and Eunice rose to leave. While driving home, they discussed the events of the day. They both agreed that the Senior Class of 1954 had turned out extremely well. He yawned lazily. Suddenly he felt tired, but it was a peaceful tiredness. He knew now why he devoted most of his life to teaching. This Senior Class was his re- ward. GRILLIOT PLACE. McCartyville CLASS WILL I, Carol Watercutter, bequeath to Agnes Esser my ability to resist all boys but one. I, Alfred Schroeder, will to Jerry Counts my ability to get along with the teachers. I, Sara Shaw, will my ability to do anything, when the teachers are not looking to Jean Heilers. I, Barbara Wilt, will to Sally Wentz my ability in the percussion sec- tion. I, Wayne Wilt, will the ease of resisting "girls ?" to the Junior boys. I, Susan Fogt, will my cheerleading ability to Thelma and Velma Gritzmaker. I, Thelma Hulsmeyer, bequeath to Thecla Albers my witty humor. I, Lois Lacy, will to Joyce Campbell the ability to always read the government assignment, or pretend to. I, Beulah Braun, bequeath my odd cackle to Anna Cotterman. I, Ray Bornhorst, will to Bill Magateaux my ability to resist all women at all times. I, Gayla Bambauer, will to Shirley Fogt my ability to stay in English and typing classes at all times. I, Don Schmitmeyer, bequeath my ability to get along with the teachers to Ronald Wiley. I, Beverly Wrigley, bequeath to Sharon Fogt my ability to twirl a lighted baton. I, Janice Elsass, bequeath my figure to Barbara Creekbaum in hopes it does more for her than it did for me. I, Larry Bell, will by ability to chew gum in class and not get caught to Dave Diehm. I, Jim Hulsmeyer, bequeath to Kay Billing my ability to skip classes and not get caught. I, Don Schwartz, will to Dale Egbert my great charm and irresistible appeal in hopes that he can control it and not let it get away from him. I, Wilson Watkins, bequeath my exceptional heighth to Mary Jane Sayre. I, Earl H. Vance, will to Hannah Kay Egbert my ability to get the right seat in study hall and classes. I, Farris Van Horn, will to Earl Schmitz my ability to get along with one girl at a time. I, Louise Counts, bequeath to Helen Elsass my ability to get a man and keep him. I, Patty Clark, will my ability to get places on time without hurrying to Mary Ell. I, Fred Grieves, will to Kay Billing my typing ability. I, Boney Inderrieden, will to Jerry Counts the ability to skip and stay on the team. I, Palmer Stengel, will to Ronald Wiley my good sportmanship. I, Carol Fogt, bequeath my heighth to Janet Stengel. I, Don Flinn, will to Tom Kitchen my heighth. I, Bill McCormick, bequeath to Jay Sharp my ability to get the car when I want it. I, Bob Raterman, bequeath to Roger McCormick my bashful manner in the hope that he can overcome it. I, Emerson Kruse, bequeath my ability to drive fast without getting caught to Shelia Bodey. I, Pat Bertsch, will to Carolyn Schmidt my ability to daydream in class and still appear to be paying attention. I, Homer Stengel, will to Dale Egbert my ability to play basketball. I, Willard Heintz, will to Wayne ,Gross my butch haircut. We, Barbara Wilt and Carol Fogt, will to Martha Wrigley, Janet Schmidt, Barbara Watkins, Nancy Owens, and Rosemary Naseman our ability to along with the rest of the Senior class. NAME Carol Watercutter Alfred Schroeder Sara Shaw Barbara Wilt Jim Hulsmeyer Wayne Wilt Susan Fogt Thelma Hulsmeyer Lois Lacy Beulah Braun Ray- Bornhorst Gayla Bambauer Don Schmitmeyer Beverly Wrigley Janice Elsass Larry Bell Carol Fogt Don Flinn Bill McCormick Robert Raterman Emerson Kruse Patty Bertsch Wilson Watkins Homer Stengel Farris Van Horn Louise Counts Patty Clark Earl Vance Fred Grieves Donald Schwartz Ralph Inderrieden Palmer Stengel Willard Heintz PET PEEVE People who think they are more than somebody else Bossy people People who try to run every- thing Working on Saturday Show offs Sickening women Conceited people Stuck up people People who never get anything done People who think they are more than somebody else Gabby women Men Certain people People who argue over certain people People who argue over nothing English 12 People who are always complaining Smart alecs History, being required at Anna High School Loud mouths School Boys Cespecially conceited onesl Someone talking about me behind my back World History A fwomanl and " '47 Plymouth" Certain people Getting up in the morning Cold cars and girls School People that haven't any spunk Chemistry teachers Big shots with pull Certain people AMBITION Office job Go to college Secretary Be a teacher Carpenter Accountant. Secretary Marry a millionaire Music teacher A success Millionaire Teacher Patrolman Beautician Secretary Millionaire Nurse Mechanic Engineer School teacher Millionaire Nurse Commercial artist or teacher Farming Make a million To travel Nurse Own a convertible President J illionaire Traveling Farmer Coach PROBABILITY Working in a ten-cent store Farmer Old maid Teaching Pfc. G.I. Dishwasher Die in the poor house Secretary Take life as it comes Farmer Housewife Farmer Housewife Housewife Farmer Nurse Buck Private in the Army Army Buck Private Farmer Floor scrubber in hospital Commercial artist Veterinarian Farmer Housewife Nurse's aide Own a "49" Chevrolet Ditch digger Butler or Maid in a rich house Marines Farmer Army Emerson Te 3 Louise :N . ' 'F - , -I J.. ans' ' 1- 5-rw. 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Third Row-Shirley Fogt, Theela Albers, Anna Cotterman, Martha Wrigley, Agnes Esser. Mary Jane Sayre, Jay Sharp, Dale Egbert, David Diehm. Fourth Row-Bill Magateaux, Roger McCormick, Tom Kitchen, Jerry Counts, Kay Billings, Earl Schmitz, James Tirey, Ronald Wiley, Wayne Gross, Mr. Schilling. OFFICER Secretary-Joyce Campbell Vice President-Mary Jane Sayre President-Dale Egbert Treasurer-Carolyn Schmidt COMPLIMENTS OF FOLKERTH AUTO PARTS N. Main, Sidney, Ohio OPHOMCRE First Row-Faye Ludwig, Lola Heintz, Barbara Lillard, John Diehm, Madonna Huecker, Mary Bornhorst, Nelson Watkins, Billy Van Horn. Second Row-Martha Koverman, Doris Meiring, Carole Harmon, Loretta Bell, James Lenhart, Mary Monnin, Eloise Barhorst, Margaret Barker, Sarah Allen. Third Row- Judy Sharp, Anna Stottle- myer, Linda Wagner, Mary Phillips, Shirley Christman, Mary Christman, Patricia Boyer, Mickey Ordean, Kathryn Berning, Harold Leady. Fourth Row-Carl Bornhorst, Francis Leighton, Arlene Braun, Thomas Schilling, Max Vance, Dolores Timeus, Charles Barker, Dale Schaffer, Barbara Egbert, Ronald Klopfenstein. Fifth Row- James Watercutter, Thomas Grillot, Donald Egbert, Dick Clark, Charles McClaskey, Larry Joe Fogt, Doug Farley, John Opperman, Mr. Hartman. R OFFICERS MARY CHRISTMAN Treasurer DOUG FARLEY Vice-President DICK CLARK President CAROLE HARMON Secretary FOGT FUEL 81 SUPPLY, IAC. Paints-Roofing-Coal FRE HMAN First Row-Mary Lou Egbert, Terry Fogt, Virginia Zimpher, Patty Wildermuth, Sara Fogt, Patty Smith, Paul Young, Aloys Albers. Second Row-Janice Gross, Anabelle Barker, Carol Wrigley, Marlene Bornhorst, Linda Finkenbine, Shirley Shroyer, Patty Heiland, Marjorie Barhorst, Lois Koverman. Third Row-Wayne Dunn, Mary Laine Finkenbine, Patty Kloppel, Billy Harsh- barger, Larry Finkenbine, Richard Harmon, Larry Billing, Bobby Billing, Marilyn Rickert, Ramona Muhlenkamp. Fourth Row-Betty Lou Ailes, Hazel Wrigley, Sondra Ellis, Marian Etta Martin, Doris McLaughlin, Gerald Counts, Alice Goins, Dorothy Nolte. Fifth Row-Marilyn Sommers, Danny Fogt, Danny Counts, Larry Wilt, Dave Eg- bert, Jim Bertsch, Kenneth Schmidt, LeRoy Plefman, Bob Huecker, Mr. Green. Secretary ........................ Marilyn Rickert Vice President ........ ......... L arry Billing President ..........,. ...... R ichard Harmon Treasurer ..,... ..... H azel Wrigley A MINTON'S MARKET Fancy Foods for Fine Folks Sidney, Ohio First Row-Ronald VVoolley, Ada Allen, Gary Tirey. Betty Fotterman. Philip Lenhart, Ivan Elsass. Second Row-Naomi Stottlelnyer. Mary Inderrieden, Viola Phillips, Maretta Reeves, Catherine Smith, Harriett Stutsnian, Third Row-Jerry Akins, Delores Elsass, Judy Shaw, Joyce Lillard, Marvel Knasel, Shelby Snider, Mike Richardson. Fourth Row-Danny Taylor, Donna Hulsmeyer, Frances lilartin, Richard Woolley, Warren Stangel, Mr. Taylor. il if I I 1.1 First. Huw Marilyn Billing, Suzanne Kirk. .lnnlith XY1mlley. l.:1rry llZl2'l'll1l'l'j.I'l'l'. SUVE TH .-Xrtlnn' l"og't, Stanley lfugt. Melvin Belt. llielizllwl Nm-ls. Sennnl Huw Vnrol llowell. lionulll Westerlveck. Kenneth Blank. Palsy Howell, .Indy Wright. I.in1ln Snider. Snnllru Finlienlmine, Jannes Sayre. Third How Sharon lilsnss. l-flizzlln-th Vunnts. lletty Fuller- lnnn, lim-vlay Uraleun. Billy Wells, llelweven ll2ll'Nllll2ll'QIl'l'. llonnlml Lnxvs. llnrnlml lilupfen- stein, Ilowznrd Thonnxs. Fourth liUXY7.l1llll1'S Wentz. Fl1ll'l'lll'l' l'f:1:nl1. l.urettu Davis. Gary lilsnss, Sully XVildc-rlnnth. Kay Watson. l,:1rry Sl'll1lfi.l'l', .lznnvs lllll'Sllll2ll'j,1'l'l'. Fifili llow .lenn Vlurli, .lalnei l"z1rley, Helly Uwens. llnyid l.ill:xrd. .lIlI1lUS lllllllll, Hrs. linhllneyer. Sll.-XNIQ SHOE STORIC. Sidney fl SIXTH First Row-Billy Ginn, Jean Howell, Teddy Ludwig, Sondra Bertsch, Eldon Vance, Vickie Fogt, Tom Allen, Beverly Fogt. Second Row-Junior Blue, Janet Woolley, Paul Ludwig, Sylvia Lenhart, Donald Inderrieden, Linda Wrigley, John Davidson, Nancy Fridley, Donald Richardson, Roger McClasky. Third Row-Rachel Harshbarger. Kenneth Wiley, Mary Allen, Henry Harshbarger, Brenda Bell, Howard Petrosky, Anita Schwartz, Robert Zumbrum, Karen Roeser, James McAlpin. Fourth Row-Dennis Barker, Linda Tirey, Richard Watkins, JoAnne Clark, Lavern Elsass, Suzanne Grieves, Robert May, Patricia Zumhrum, James Knasel, Mr. Pfaadt. FIFTH First Row-Judy Clark, Carol Woolley, Sandra Gross, Elaine Wrigley, Bruce Ailes, Julia Fogt, Dorothy Elsass, Karen Wilt. Second Row-Nancy Heintz, Joy Kay, Jean Edwards, Eldora Allen, Mary Wagner, Judith Wilsman, Judith Heiland, Carolyn Cooper, Susie Boyer. Third Row-Janet Knasel, Omer Barker, Frank Richeson, Frank Unum, David Fogt, Robert Belt, Roger Zimpfer, Louis Nolte, Frederick Wells, Gary Gross. Fourth Row-Clyde Elsass, Ronald Stangel, Wayne Copeland, Dennis Lucas, Paul Snider, Steve Fogt, Thomas Schmide, Roger Lentz, Mrs. Leady. CREEKBAUMS RESTAURANT, ANNA .l FOURTH First Row-Mary Lou Watkins, Dorothy Fogt, Ellen Elsass, Diane Kohlmeyer, Carol Lenhart, Loretta Noles, Rita Finkenbine, Barbara Short. Second Row-Carolyn Inderrieden, Cynthia Wagner, James Smith, Tracy Belt, Bruce Kies, John Fridley, Teddy Eshleman, James Nolte. Third Row-Paul Harshbarger, Tommy Hagelberger, Lester Zumbrum, Larry Allen, Jerry Allen, Emerson Van Horn, Mrs. Blanke. THIRD First Row-Dianna Webb, Mable Allen, Joyce Hamaker. Clarannetta Smedley, Sherril Allen, Kathleen Wentz, Josephine Elsass, Gloria Short. Second Row-Barbara Bertsch, Rosalee Harshharfrer, Judith Finkenbine, Marlene Wagner, Terry Belt, Ned Davidson, Richard Eshleman, Russell Klopfenstein. Jerry Lenhart. Third Row-Logan Owens, Douglas Schaffer, Ralph Heiland, David lnderrieden, Dclphis Richardson, Andrcw Vounts, Thomas Kiser, Gary Farley, Gary Lentz. Ruth M. Ailes. GERBER'S FOOD CENTER Lockers, Self-Service Market, Lunch Bar-Slaughtering, Curing, Smoking, Rendering Phone 131-J Botkins, Ohio SECO D First Row-Joan Nichols, Sharon Fogt, Marsha Kohlmeyer, Darlene Hagan, Dar- lene Heiland, Roberta Harshbarger. Second Row-Billy Barker, Tommy McClaskey, Larry Webb, Terry Knasel, Bonnie Martin, Cheryl Elsass, Cheryl Layman. Third Row-Ned Edwards, Billy Elsass, Billy Joe Knasel, Ronald Laws, Ricki Short, John Finkenbine, Mrs. Minniear. FIR T First Row-Constance Fridley, Rebecca Zimpfer, Linda Sue Elsass, Carla Dee Belt, Janet Bertsch, Theresa Miller, Aleita Ailes, Velma Wiessinger, Norma Zimpfer. Second Row-Janet Eshleman, Mary Beaver, Jill Lucas, Bonita Pulfer, Janet Zimpfer, Janet Boyer, Cynthia Unum, Susan Hulsmeyer, Dorothy Kah. Third Row-Dennis Wilt, Thomas Thompson, Mike Worthington, Roger Finken- bine, Eugene Gerkey, Nicholas Grieve, Berry Rains, Danny Edwards, Steven Boyer. Fourth Row-Danny Howell, Scott Woolley, Trenton Davis, Wayne Wagner, Rus- sell Schmidt, Jon Elsass, Jack-Wells, Gregory Finkenbine, Joseph Tirey, Michael Nolte, Ronald Smith, Mrs. Voress. ZIMPHER ELECTRIC SERVICE Electrical Contracting - Repair - Fixtures Phone 7650-1 Sidney, 0hi0 0 ff! ij! M M MM f if , imp!! iw "DON BONEY WILLIE LARRY DALE 'DOUG RONNIE BEAR Coach Green Donald Laws, Wayne Dunn, Managers Susie, Carol, Patty, Sara, Yell Leaders ENGLISH STUDIOS, INC. Ohio Bldg. Sidney, Ohio Official predictions painted a very dismal picture regarding the for- tunes of the 1953-54 edition of the Anna Rockets. Despite this pessimis- tic forecast, Coach Green molded the Rockets into a formidable unit capable of competing with the best this area could offer. On November 20th, before an overflow crowd in the local gym, Anna subdued arch rival Jackson Center, 65-59. Jim chalked up 32 points to lead the scoring parade in this encounter. Ft. Loramie became the first league casualty of this potent Anna team by a score of 65-38. Anna maintained a comfortable lead through- out. Neighboring Botkins was defeated by the talented Rockets, 59-55, on December 11. Hulsmeyer and Inderrieden scored 24 and 22 points re- spectively in this extravaganza. Leading all the way, the Rockets trounced Houston, 60-46, for their fourth straight league victory, having beaten Jackson Center, 50-33, in the previous game. The Russia Raiders were dealt a 49-36 lacing for the Rockets' fifth straight league victory. Hulsmeyer played an outstanding game to lead the scoring with 22 points. An underrated Fairlawn team nearly upset the dope. However, the Rockets rallied in the late stages to conquer this inspired foe, 40-38. This victory assured the Rockets of first place in the Shelby County league race. Throughout the basketball season the Rockets engaged in a number of non-league games. At the onset of the season Anna lost a hard fought game to a classy New Bremen five. Hulsmeyer and Inderrieden led the attack against the Cardinals by contributing 14 and 13 points respectively. New Knoxville edged the Rockets in their first home engagement. Boney Inderrieden swished the nets for 22 points. The Rockets hit their stride. to defeat a lanky Holy Angels quintet, 66-40, after two reversals. Huls- meyer was the outstanding scorer in this contest with 27 points. Hunts- ville fell before the Rockets, 56-53, in a closely contested encounter. Anna lost its third game of the season to a well-balanced Cridersville team, 67-47. An unusually small gym was definitely instrumental in the 20-point spread between these teams. Inderrieden was high point man with 21. Anna salvaged a 48-46 victory over Buckland, defeated a stubborn Brown aggregation, 67-50, but lost to a top-rated Minister team, 68-57, fell before a strong Ft. Recovery five, 62-57, and was downed by a classy Bradford quintet, 68-57. In the Rosewood Invitational tournament the local five managed to break even. The host team was defeated, 68-53, in the first contest. A highly regarded Northwestern crew hung a 58-42 loss on the Rockets in the second contest. Hulsmeyer, Inderrieden and Schwartz were the big guns for the green and white. On February 9, a determined Anna five was plagued by a severe case of "tournament jitters" which resulted in a 43-38 setback at the hands of a hot Russia five. Inderrieden managed to score 14 points to keep the Rockets in the game. Jackson Center was then dropped from the running by an aroused Anna team, 62-42. Inderrieden scored consistently to lead the scoring with 27 points. Houston eliminated Anna from further competition by eking out a 39-35 victory over the Rockets. Anna won 13 games and lost 9. Individual scoring for the season was as follows: Hulsmeyer, 437 5 Inderrieden, 4023 Schwartz, 139, Heintz, 91, Klopfenstein, 515 Bell, 27 3 K. Billing, 153 Schmitmeyer, 8g Egbert, 7, L. Billing, 4, Schroeder, 3 g Gross, 2, and Counts 2. First Row-Don Laws, Mgr., Daniel Fogt, Larry Wilt, Richard Harmon Larry Billing, Nelson Watkins, Max Vance. Second Row-Mr. Green, Coach Dave Egbert Charles Barker, Richard Clark, Doug Farley, Wayne Gross, Jerry Counts Tom Kitchen Wayne Dunn, Mgr. Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna Anna "'Deno 21 38 30 38 43 42 291 38 254' 27' 26:3 40 39 401 37 44:': 34 SEASON RECORD New Bremen New Knoxville Holy Angels Jackson Center Huntsville Cridersville Fort Loramiet Brown Botkinsi Jackson Center Houston' Buckland Minster Russiat Fort Recovery Fairlawni' Bradford tes league games Anna's reserves' record seems to show that they have had a verv sue cessful season by having a record of 10 wins to 7 losses The reserves also annexed the league championship by beating Botkins, 50 to '32 Thls fact shows great hopes for a very good varsity team next yen' JERROLDS Sidney, Ohio "Your Store for '5-1" 5 E E F JR. HIGH First Row-Harold Klopfenstein, Billy Wells, Ronnie Westerbeck, Larry Hagel- berger, Stanley Fogt. Second Row-Kenny Mauk, Don Laws, Jerry Akins, Larry Schaffer, Art Fogt, Howard Thomas, Jim Harshbarger. Third Row-Jim Sayre, Phil Lenhart, David Lillard, Michael Richardson, Warren Stangel, Jim Unum, Gary Elsass, Mr. Green, Coach. CHEERLEADER Harriett Stutsman, Sally Wildermuth, Rebecca Harshharger, Viola Phillips. BOTKINS LUMBER C0. Botkins, Ohio For the Best in Lumber First Row-Larry Bell, Larry Billing, Jerry Counts, Ronnie Klopfenstein, Tom Kitchen. Second Row-Don Laws, Mgr., Dale Schaffer, Charles Barker, Larry Wilt. Nelson Watkins, Wayne Dunn, Mgr. Third Row-Mr. Green, Coach, Ralph Inderieden, Kay Billing, Jim Hulsmeyer, Bill Magateaux, Don Schwartz, Bobby Billing, Score- keeper. fff ' THE PLAYERS AND THEIR POSITIONS ' . . 4 f J 1m Hulsmeyer ..................,...i......,,....i.. Pitcher :ff Ralph Inderrieden ....... .......... T hird Base i- Don Schwartz ......,.... ............. C atcher Q Larry Bell ............ ............ O utfield Larry Billing ......,. ........ S econd Base X Kay Billing ..,.............., .,.,......... C atcher X Bill Magateaux ...r....,..... ......,.. O utfield X Ronnie Klopfenstein ........ ...... S hortstop -X Jerry Counts .........,........ ............. O utfield Dale Schaffer ............. ........ F irst Base Tom Kitchen ........ .....r... O utfield SEASONS RECORD wx Anna 15 Ft. Loramie Anna 0 Botkins Y Anna 6 Jackson Q Anna 6 Houston Q Anna 2 Russia ---- Anna 4 Fairlawn 4' Compliments of WENTZ BROS. CHEVROLET A Sales - Service 'M Anna Sidney Q BN - , XV' ' ,ff N1 J A Editors in Chief ,..... NNUAL STAFF Xhlxy, fx X' xl ew , JM f n I -+221 " f f ' K 1 Assistant Editor .......... ..................,..,. B lll McCormick Senior Class Editor .....,.., ..V.....,V,....,,VV,,,, L ouise Counts Grades Editor ......... ....... J anice Elsass Class Editor .....,.... ...,..,..,. L ois Lacy Club Editor .............. .....,,, S usan Fogt Activities Editor ........... ........... P atty Clark Business Manager ............ .A.,.............,...,,.. W illard Heintz Advertising Manager ......i... .,..,............................ D on Schwartz Advertising Assistants .......... ....,.. P at Bertsch, Bob Raterman Sports Editor ...........,............ .i,..,....,..,....,..... A lfred Schroeder Art Editor .............,...,....... ..,.i..............,.,.,..,,.,., S ara Shaw Sales ..,......,... ,,,..,... S enior Class Advisor ....,.,. ..,, . .,Mr. Taylor ,S Xl S rc K Q' ' x ,, 1 A 1., SARVER'S MUSIC STORE X ig? ' P. F. Sarver, Proprietor -Bib: 5 "Everything in Music" 1 - 109 North Main Ave. C Q 7 Phone 76751 Sidney Ohio PAPER STAFF Co-Editors ....... Mary Jane Sayre, Jean Heilers High School Editors . . . Sharon Fogt, Hannah Egbert Grade School Editor ........... Thecla Albers Art Editor ...... . . . Bill Magateaux Activities .............. . . Shelia Bodey Special Events .............. Barbara Creekbaum Features . . . Rosemary Naseman, Carolyn Schmidt Publishing Editors . . Helen Elsass, Velma Gritzmaker Sports Editor ................ Kay Billing Circulation Manager . . . . . Roger McCormick Advisor . . . . . . Mr. Taylor Z 1 7 XX gf, Q 6 f I ik jf .4 X 0 N f s ix ' -mi l f l Q ff 1 T f l THE ANNA FARMERS EXCHANGE CO. S I Dealer in Feeds - Seeds - Grain 1 . -i Fertilizer and Coal Wardner Swartz, Jr., Manager R VEL CLUB First Row-Homer Stengel, Lois Lacy, Wilson Watkins, Pat Bertsch, Farris Van Horn, Louise Counts, Larry Bell, Carol Watercutter. Second Row-Earl Vance, Palmer Stengel, Emerson Kruse, Bill McCormick, Pat Clark, Sara Shaw, Susan Fogt. Third Row-Bob Raterman, Willard Heintz, Don Schwartz, Alfred Schroeder, Ray Bornhorst, Janice Elsass, Beulah Braun, Wayne Wilt, Fred Grieves. Fourth Row- Mr. Fogt, Ralph Inderrieden, Don Flinn, Jim Hulsmeyer, Don Schmitmeyer, Barbara Wilt, Beverly Wrigley, Carol Fogt, Gayla Bambauer, Thelma Hulsmeyer. , ff-1 fa OFFICERS .lllll Hill' .i 1 '3- A 'VL I 1 fl - 7 Treasurer, BARBARA WILT P President, RAY BORNHORST i-' Vice-President, RALPH INDERRIEDEN Secretary, SARA SHAW ANNA HARDWARE CTMPANY General Hardware, Appliances, Plumbing Anna Ohio G.A.A. G.A.A.-First Row: Janet Stengel, Carol Watercutter, Louise Counts, Thelma Hulsmeyer, Gayla Bambauer, Beverly Wrigley, Mrs. Kohlmeyer, Susan Fogt, Pat Clark, Sara Shaw, Barbara Wilt, Mary Ell. Second Row: Pat Bertsch, Lois Koverman, Linda Finkenbine, Sandy Ellis, Marion Etta Martin, Hazel Wrigley, Barbara Lillard, Lois Lacy, Janice Gross, Patty Kloeppel, Margie Barhorst, Marilyn Summers, Beulah Braun. Third Row: Margaret Barker, Sarah Allen, Dolores Timeus, Carole Harmon, Linda Wagner, Judy Sharp, Anna Stottlemyer, Lola Heintz, Mickey Ordean, Mary Monnin, Madonna Huecker, Mary Phillips, Doris Meiring, Nancy Owens, Faye Ludwig. Fourth Row: Joyce Campbell, Thelma Gritzmaker, Pat Wildermuth, Thecla Albers, Barbara Creekbaum, Martha Koverman, Janice Elsass, Carol Fogt, Mary Bornhorst, Loretta Bell, Kathryn Berning, Barbara Egbert, Arlene Braun, Martha Wrigley, Carolyn Schmidt. Fifth Row: Mary Jane Sayre, Doris McLaughlin, Ramona Muhlenkamp, Anna- bell Barker, Marilyn Rickert, Shelia Bodey, Shirley Christman, Frances Leighton, Carol Wrigley, Virginia Zimpher, Patty Smith, Sara Fogt, Mary Elaine Finkenbine, Dorothy Nolte, Mary Christman, Pat Boyer. Sixth Row: Velma Gritzmaker, Sally Wentz, Sharon Fogt, Agnes Esser, Pat Heiland, Shirley Shroyer, Betty Ailes, Marlene Born- horst, Mary Lou Egbert, Eloise Barnhorst. President .....,... .,,,..,Patty Clark Vice-President. ............ Carol Fogt Q Secretaryw. ..,....,. ,.,.... C arole Harmon 4 Treasurer ...,...,.,,.,... ..,.,,.... P atty Boyer News Reporter ,.,..... Judy Sharp '- . . . 'I Historian ......... ....,,..... L ois Lacy 'lun g Parlimentarian .,,,..... ...,.. L ouise Counts alll' K4 Compliments of FOLKERTH MOTOR SALES North Dixie Sidney, Ohio Us s R:-:Ln lu,:n 1-5 lllpl n SENIOR BAND Majorettes-Beverly Wrigley, Hazel Wrigley, Sharon Fogt, Max Vance, Anna Stottlemyer, Mary Phillips, Richard Clark, Susan Fogt, Patty Boyer, Judy Shaw, Ronnie Klopfenstein, Janice Elsass, Faye Ludwig, Marian Etta Martin, Patty Heiland, Rebecca Harshbarger, Tom Schilling, Arthur Fogt, Lola Heintz, Barbara Wilt, Sandra Ellis, Carol Wrigley, Loretta Bell, Sally Wentz, Larry Wilt, Judy Sharp, Linda Wagner, Sally Wildermuth, Barbara Lillard, Shirley Christman, Sara Shaw, Larry Hagelberger, Bill Harshbarger, Carol Harmon, Larry Bell, Mary Katherine Christman, Gary Elsass, Martha Wrigley, Richard Harmon, Billy Wells, Ivan Elsass, Lois Lacy. ra I 5 'Je 'iw' THOMA JEWELERS Since 1838 119 South Main Avenue Sidney Ohio JU IOR BA D First Row-Arthur Fogt, Rachael Harshbarger, Beverly Fogt, Linda Wrigley, Larry Hagelberger, Nancy Fridley. Second Row-Karen Roeser, Bobby May, Linda Tirey, Dick Watkins, Howard Petrosky, Ronnie Westerbeck, Billy Wells. Third Row- Gary Elsass, Sally Wildermuth, John Davidson, Jim Sayre, Sharon Elsass, Judy Shaw, Joy Lillard, Ivan Elsass. Fourth Row-Rebecca Harshbarger, Gary Tirey, Jerry Akins, Marvel Knasel, Viola Phillips, Danny Taylor, Miss Marie Mueller. F TURE BA D AX WX ff ' ' " I N L 4.4 7 N H I X "X A f I grub 'f lfgff w XX XX ,H :KV v f f E 8z W SERVICE STATION Don't Cuss-Call Us Phone 18 Anna, Ohio GLEE CLUB First Row-Lois Lacy, Ginny Zimpfer, Sara Fogt, Faye Ludwig, Pat Wildermuth, Pat Smith, Janice Gross, Mary Laine Finkenbine. Lois Koverman, Linda Finkenbine, Marlene Bornhorst. Second Row-Mary Bornhorst, Martha Koverman, Janet Stengal, Carol Wrigley, Joyce Campbell, Velma Gritzmaker, Thelma Gritzmaker, Marjorie Barhorst, Barbara Lillard, Betty Ailes, Mickey Ordean, Anna Stottlemyer, Miss Muel- ler. Third Row-Ramona Muhlenkamp, Loretta Bell, Madonna Huecker, Marilyn Rick- ert, Shelia Bodey, Carole Harmon, Hazel Wrigley, Sandy Ellis, Mary Phillips, Mary Monnin, Marilyn Sommers, Dorothy Nolte. Fourth Row-Thelma Hulsmeyer, Dick Clark, Sara Shaw, Sally Wentz, Mary Christman, Patty Boyer, Linda Wagner, Judy Sharp, Mary Ell, Marian Etta Martin, Kathryn Berning, Doris McLaughlin, Martha Wrigley. Fifth Row-Beverly Wrigley, Danny Fogt, Dale Schaffer, Johnny Diehm, Dick Young, Farris Van Horn, Willard Heintz, Tom Schilling, Ronald Klopenstein, Susan Fogt, Tom Kitchen, Max Vance, Don Egbert and Barbara Wilt. LS he Odd gifs' I 15 3' B' Q G, X U 7 S h . A f X WRIGLEY'S GROCERY l Groceries - Fruits - Vegetables I Phone 65-J Anna, Ohio I M F.H.A. First Row-Mary Lou Egbert, Pat Wildermuth, Marlene Bornhorst, Shirley Shroyer, Velma Gritzmaker, Thelma Gritzmaker, Janet Stengal, Joyce Campbell. Second Row-Barbara Creekbaum, Patty Kloeppel, Patty Bertsch, Lois Koverman, Pat Heiland, Marilyn Rickert, Ramona Muhlenkamp, Doris Meiring, Miss Barr. Third Row-Agnes Esser, Pres., Sally Wentz, Martha Koverman, Parl., Doris McLaughlin, Beulah Braun, Reporter, Beverly Wrigley, Hist., Janice Elsass, Sec., Carol Fogt, Vice-Pres., Gayla Baumbauer, Thelma Hulsmeyer, Treas. 'Q r,..,, 3 A 4, 4 my M is K QP, eg awk -4 r uv 3' ,,,A' ...jr C l First Row-Paul Young, Aloys Albers, Larry Finkenbine, Bobby Billing, Homer Stengel, Dave Egbert. Second Row-Harold Leady, Kenny Schmidt, Jim Bertsch, Palmer Stengel, Charles Barker, Treas., Leroy Plieman, Bob Hueker. Third Row-Lawrence Egbert, Dale Egbert, Emerson Kruse, Alfred Schroeder, Sec., Don Schwartz, Don Schmitmeyer, Vice-Pres., Carl Bornhorst. Fourth Row: Mr. Horstman, Jim Watercutter, Sentinel, Ray Borrhorst, Pres., John Opperman, Jerry Counts, Reporter: Earl Schmitz, Ronald Klopfenstein, Dick Young. Compliments of FOLKERTH AUTO PARTS North Main Avenue Sidney, Ohio First Row-Lois Lacy, Margaret Barker, Wilson Watkins, Presidentg Shelia Bodey, Secretaryg Mary Phillips, Vice President, Barbara Creekbaum, Thelma Gritz- maker, Mr. Hartman. Second Row-Doris Meiring, Sarah Allen, Mary Jane Sayre, Arlene Braun, Thelma Hulsmeyer, Martha Wrigily, Dolores Timeus, Treasurer, Anna Cotterman, Eloise Bar- horst, Carol Fogt. L TIN CLUB First Row--Virginia Zimpher, Patty Smith, Sara Fogt, Barbara Lillard, Tom Schilling, Lola Heintz, Janice Gross, Carol Wrigley, Madonna Heucker. Second Row-Mary Laine Finkenbine, Eloise Barhorst, Mary Bornhorst, Loretta Bell, Linda Wagner, Carole Harmon, Anna Stottlemyer, Judy Sharp, Marilyn Sommers. Third Row-Mary Monnin, Mickey Ordean, Sandy Ellis, Hazel Wrigley, Mary Christman, Patty Boyer, Marian Etta Martin, Dorothy Nolte, Mrs. Brandwie. BISHOIVS, 132 N. Main St., Sidney TUDE T COUNCIL First Row-Mr. Stewart, Larry Schaffer, Jerry Akins, Loretta Bell, Secretary Marian Etta Martin, Treasurer, Janet Farley, Francis Martin. Second Row-Don Flinn, President, Bobby Billing, Roger McCormick, Vice Presi dent, Ronnie Klofenstcin, Janice Elsass, Janet Schmidt. F.T.A. First Row-Carol Wrigley, Hazel Wrigley, Patty Smith, Marion Etta Martin, Sharon Fogt, Hannah Egbert, Faye Ludwig. Second Row-Shirley Christman, Madonna Huecker, Sondra Ellis, Mickey Ordean, Mary Monnin, Jean Heilers, Mr. Stewart, Mary Jane Sayre, Ann Stottlemyer, Linda Wagner, Judy Sharp, Carole Harmon. WRIGLEY FARM SUPPLY, Anna PHO O CL First Row-Frances Leighton, Dale Schaffer, Carl Bornhorst, Harold Leady, Dick Clark, Nelson Watkins, Shirley Christman. Second Row-Lola Heintz, Barbara Egbert, Kathryn Berning, Mary Jane Sayre, Treasurer, Bill Magateaux, Shelia Bodey. Third Row-Raymond Bornhorst, President, Farris Van Horn, Joyce Campbell, Martha Wrigley, John Opperman, Max Vance. Fourth Row-Mr. Horstman, Mary Ell, Bill McCormick, Vice President, Sharon Fogt, Earl Vance, Hannah Egbert, Representative, Bob Raterman. First Row-Ronnie Klofenstein, Roger McCormick, John Diehm, Billy Van Horn, Carl Bornhorst, Harold Leady, Jim Lenhart, Vice President, Don Egbert, Mary Born- horst, Loretta Bell, Mr. Schilling. Second Row-Bill Magateaux, Wayne Gross, Dick Clark, Charles McClaskey, Dale Schaffer, Mary Christman, Shirley Christman, Frances Leighton, Secretary-Treasurer, Barbara Egbert, President, Kathryn Berning, Max Vance. Third Row-Tom Kitchen, Tom Grilliot, Patty Boyer, Doug Farley, Larry Fogt. MEYER BARBER SHOP, Anna 7 4 -MQ U af X ..-4 HOMECOMING On January 29th we held our annual homecoming game with Fairlawn as our guest. The highlight of the evening was the crowning of the homecoming queen, Miss Carol Fogt. Jim Hulsmeyer, captain of our team, crowned Miss Fogt with the captain of the Fairlawn team presenting her with a bouquet of roses. Her escort was Raymond Born- horst. The other attendants and escorts were Carolyn Schmidt, Dale Egbert, Mary Monnin, Don Schmitmeyer, Doris McLaughlin, Gerald Counts, Dolores Elsass, Don Egbert, Janet Farley, and Howard Thomas. E E l Q l xl 26- Sept Sept Sept Sept Sept Sept. Sept Sept Sept Oct. Oct. Oct. Oct. Oct. Oct. Oct. Nov. Nov. Nov. Nov. Nov. Nov. Nov. Nov, Nov. Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Jan. Jan. AVN, . Q 1, 9, 24- 4- il :cm ol. x 5 . 'P.EgfIV5 . Here we are again Athletes fAccepted or rejectedj Class elections fFair and squarej Rockets over Loramie 1 15- 17-Board Staff Party fBeware studentsl 18-Botkins defeats Anna 22- 25- 29- 2-Russia over Anna 6-Albert Windle-Lyceum 9-Anna bows to Fairlawn -End of six weeks CHope for the bestj 14-Grade cards CStormy weather! 16-Rings and announcements picked out 23-Junior Play "It's Great To Be Crazy" 30-Teachers meeting. No school. 6-Basketball!! We lose to New Bremen 10-F.H.A. Dance 11-Armistice Day fTime for a rest!J 13-New Knoxville nips Anna -Anna clips Holy Angels' wings!! 20-Rockets pull the Tigers tail! Rockets zoom past the Huntsville Rams 25-Grade cards. Cross your fingers!!! 26-27-Thanksgiving vacation. CWatch out turkeys!J 1-Cridersville over Anna Rockets beat Loramie in first league game -Anna wins big game over Botkins -Anna blasts Brown Anna chalks up win against Jackson Center Christmas vacation CTake it easy kids! Anna defeats Jackson Center Anna plays Houston F.H.A. Dance QSwing your partners! Cheerleading tryouts Back to the old grind- 8-Rockets triumph over Houston .-V ' REWLL 1 fig End of semester F N Q ' QREPW Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Jan. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Mar Mar Mar. Mar. Apr. Apr. Apr. Apr. Apr. Apr. May May May May May May May 11-Second semester begins 12-Anna stacks up another win over Buckland 15-Senior Scholarship Tests QBrains at workj 16-Anna loses to Minster 19-Band Mothers' Amateur Show fTalent shownj 22-"Time of Their Lives"-Movie fHa, Ha Halllb -Anna trounces Russia 26-Fort Recovery defeats Anna 29-Anna beats Fairlawn to climax Homecoming event" 1-Tournament drawing 2-Anna loses to Bradford 5-Lyceum-"The McGregors" -G.A.A. Dance fChoose your partnerj 9-County Tournament. fAnna loses to RUSSIBQ No comment 11-Anna defeats Jackson Center 13-County Tournament 16-County Tournament 18-County Tournament. Lost to Houston Deep" Anna brings ho 19-Show-"16 Fathoms 20-County Tournament. m 22-Washington's Birthday. fNo school! 5-Photography Club Dance 1More funb 25-Every Pupil Test. CD0 not disturb! 26-Show-"Blue Grass of Kentucky" 31-Preliminary District State Test 2-Operetta 6-Rocketeer Banquet 15-Show-"Young Daniel Boone" 16-Good Friday CNo Schoolj 20-F.F.A. and F.H.A. Banquet 30-Senior Play. Super, Wonderful, great talentlilll 1 -Miami Scholarship Tests fGood luckj 4-County Music Festival 11-Last day for the Seniors fThat's all kids? -J unior-Senior Banquet and Prom fThanks JUUIOYS, 14-Show-"You Can't Take It With You' 16-Baccalaureate 17-Student Body not to report fLuckyj -Commencement 18-Last day of school!!!! -Seniors take trip to New York and Washington -Good luck to the Seniors. fu -iw dw. 'Q G Q 1J 1 Simms , S f, . Q.: Q w .gf V ?Qf"'I "" a Q j 2 Ag 5 ' 'F -M L as , NN 5 , if K .V 5 ,, , ',W-,uf MM. -we.. 3 L ,L -W -- . N. A . - any 5- Q L .Tw W '- - 5 31? , els 5 S Live People D ' I Y, :ink . ' f --zv e A ' L L ee e 7 L, fi ff A . ,:.,.. H W . 'X L? e is fu -Ni , M ew KRQY ,ns xi F QPR 1 L bu, WWLA NE ,vw ,f.: 1 V 4 W 51 DONALD R. BILLING General Insurance Anna, Ohio , if 5 L L -' 3 at . g ' 4,41 . 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