Anoka High School - Anokan Yearbook (Anoka, MN)

 - Class of 1954

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Co-Editors Business Monooelsll yi l ll Anne Alt Beverlyn .Bunlfer " X if N' - .ji Katherine Swanson Darrell Tllleslqor LW , , I l ' ll 'L,4'l,l,j,lL' M Adviser L JU , A Mr. Carroll Johnson V H - Lllff. 5' ,w,3.A,gjA xglfufj 'jlflkkg -f'ilJl'f'LU 1 1 - w A- -. ,V .!,OAdl.: fn" jf 5,4 Af'6 ,f ZVELLQJQQZ i A I A P -., X BJ , L, vwv ,' 1 .Q ' ' v H X 4 v , 1 ,x N' X, ' v wr N "5 ' x I x xv Xl , PN X fx x L 5854 wt gill? I X v 4 3,4 , f r , l 1 Q ,V r 4 3 Qi N ' 1 AQ vm4fN'w- MfH 01 ,v . f x .5 if- 4' I , C , g' X N' BQ R. N Q55 Q9 W RDP Ksfff Ejguh 5 E Exe px? fqf N QQ Q53 N ,iii Page f A x if? SW GX 3 Q mf 'J . "3 K,- P I N 1 I Kg fU, c a vk g . fvm 'f, ' X-CQ' N K if W' 5,9 S110 .QMQQQ ,mmx rang? ', . A, w.-m . , M YD M W 3m fm A ML jc J. HRT! ' fizwnj , , D , 0 5 K Y Y A111110 My TiyQq5yfLQ, :4fmfjpMwT, tZHdzwz,AMM0 Gu 'UVGXJ 1 YL K4 ' fl Lulv4"-'. MAJ ' A ' - VNNVX K ' 3 I ,QM X A pq, K Q CULT M K ml 4lIA,Z2rJNl7, W X f ! I4 . 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For this , ' - 1 reason, we wish to extend our sincere appreciation R t to Mr. Johnson, our advisor, for giving us his willing 'E l assistance, and advice, Bev and Darrell, for doing ofa, such a swell job as business managers, David Bank X GX Studios and Greene Engraving Co. for their under- Q L standing help and the excellent job they did on our pictures, North Central Publishing Co. for our print- ing and binding, andi the Anokan staff for many precious hours speintrinaxvgting our copy and doing our art work. i X Because of their untiring efforts to make this L book possible, we can take pleasure in presenting ' to you the Anokan for 1954. Kathy and Anne nl . I aj A t Dfw QW A N , oe Qi M- ffm x a JJ Q V 1 j ,Xian Iv ,QJwQm94J0Laf4"r'9""j Mn M gl void WL om 1Poge ou W,,,,,W,,wf. as D5 , 'K ,tim Q gfdtefufy l20bC6l,t8 . . .. O F V I' M MLMM CV if W' xx ,y A gtg K Mvyf To those who began the history of our school , C fifty years agog TQ , 7 To those who year by year added tradition, pres- To tige, and that indefineable something-that gave individuality and a deiinite personality to our schoolg the Alumni of Anoka High Schoolg the class of nineteen hundred and fifty-four gratefully dedicates this book with deep appreciation and the earnest desire that the final chapter they have written in the history of our school is worthy of those which it follows. X m 1,1 nf jf MQ X tw Gr M2 U' fx c 0' fl 'xx 1.1 WMM xy Nvxsxflfy' IDVVN 0 1' U - 5 X7 V, fry W ,f wif X My f' I' . Q Q S ,lf 35 tryed FU Nqr i 4 ' ll, A Q A fvf I X O, ff we 3 W MAG fc 0 N W to ' It O bfw A Page five , 45 30164 of gonfenfa .xdclminidfrafion Office Personnel and School Board A . . Faculty ....,.,A,..,.,,,...... ,Mum Seniors .................,....., Senior Honor Students, Nat'l Honor Society ....... Senior Class Will ...,...,,,...........,i.. A A . Juniors ,.....,,, .i.. A A . Sophomores . A . A , A Freshmen . . . A A , 8th Grade 7th Grade .xdcfiuified Student Administration .... . A . Anokan Staff ,...,..,,. . A . Band ...........,.... A A . Chorus ..., ,,.,,. A A . Anokahi Staff .... A A A Clubs ..,...... A . . G.A.A. ..... Speech ..t.. A Q , Thespians A . A , A A .xdfidfica Cheerleaders ,,........,.,. A . A . A . "A" Club, Nat'l Athletic Society ..,. A A . Football A...A.A,..,,........,. A . A Football Homecoming .... A . . Basketball A,,..A...,A,.. . . . Basketball Homecoming . . . A . A Baseball .A.......A..... . A A Track .A,A... .,., , , , Hockey, Golf . . A . . . Wrestling . . A . A A Intramural ...A A A A Snapshots ..AA... A A . Senior Directory ..A. . A A Page six W if W M ff-M tfiflfilfj if UQ V Mf M My ' ft fl 95? rf ,yy minidfrafion Through the years .... different faces with the same friendliness written on them all .... the 3 R's taught by constantly changing methods with the same successful result .... the same willingness to help and advise us in an ever widening scope of activities and interests .... the same frowns for tardy and gum chewing students .... the same cheerful man- ner and ready smile on even the most trying days . . . . the same unselfish dedication to helping us learn .... from 1904 to 1954 they remain the same . . . . symbols of knowledge, patience, and under- standing .... for this we remember them .... through the years. K g EW XQX ,W Q's.fQf is EL 47? f M Eikxef-'fy 'ig M150 jwww WM efagc ' rrfwwvww -94-eric X Cf ,7f0v-ff Q-keg? RCEKQQ tiff X sig My 2 eng, its AQ. MQ a A' Jbcqfxxce ., ff ouncl juclgemenf ana! efhcienf We sometimes fail to realize the im- portance of what goes on in that little room off the main office the second Mon- day of every month. It is here that most of the school's major problems are solved by the very capable hands of the School Board. Mr. Morris Bye, our superintendent, is a very busy man. Coming to Anoka in 1943, he has since then in addition to his regular duties, been president of the Min- nesota Education Association, and presi- dent of the Minnesota Association of School Administrations, both very honor- able positions. He is also an executive officer on the Board of Education to which he reports the problems and prog- ress of the schools. He sees that the poli- cies of the board are carried out, works with the architects in planning new schools, and draws up the specifiications and supervises the purchase of new equip- ment and books. He does all this in addi- tion to seeing that the huge organization of nearly 4,900 pupils, 150 teachers, 20 janitors, 20 cooks, and 45 bus drivers act smoothly as one team. It is only fitting then that in closing another year, we pay tribute to an able administrator and genuine friend, and wish him the best of luck as he goes for- ward with Anoka into another school year. The members of the School Board are: Mr. Bye, the Superintendent of Schools, Mr. L. O. Jacob, Treasurer, Mr. John Hig- gins, Director, Mr. Fred H. Moore, Presi- dent, Mr Earl E. Olson, Administrative Assistant, Mr. H. G. Haugland, Vice-presi- dent, Mr. J. M. Wennerlund, Secretary, and Mr. Raymond K. Nelson, Director. P g gh! "'u.... W- riulaeruidion ma e 9006! 6CA00!l00ACi26 Our principal, Mr Huston, deserves a word of thanks for carrying on the day to day administration of our school. Even though he must make many routine de- cisions each day, he always finds time to lend an understanding ear to a student's problem. His unflagging interest in the school's life is a decided asset to everyone concerned. As a firm believer in student govern- ment, he has helped our student council in every possible way. When not in school Mr. Huston likes to relax by playing a round of golf or doing a bit of fishing. He would someday like to take a trip to Europe, and we hope he makes it. This was Mr. 0Ison's first year at,Qur school. As business administrator, he .re- lieved Mr. Bye, our superintendent, of many of his duties. He takes care of many financial details such as auditing the bills and supervising the lunch program. Although Mr. OIson's work affords him little actual contact with the students of A.H.S., his ready smile and friendly man- ner made him known and liked by all. In his leisure time, Mr. Olson likes to play golf, go fishing, read, or watch al- most any sports event. 'M W Mark Klonowski is our assistant prin- cipal. He is in charge of the junior high and with the enrollment growing larger each year, this is a big job, but he still finds time to listen to each student's prob- lem and to help them solve it. Also, he takes over Mr. Huston's duties when he is absent. In his spare time, he enjoys square dancing, golf, and volley ball. Two eve- nings a month you'll find him down in the auditorium calling square dances and teaching new numbers to the Square Dance Club. 19" -Q 'ie fi, E wg.-f AY' Glfflflfhy l'l'l6t 8 QXC2!el'lf te6l.CA2l"5 Vivian S. Abeler-Physical Education teacher. . a ' . Helped both the Junior and Senior G.A.A. have M ' "" a successful year. . John L. Campbell-Students consider him "the . X ' best basketball coach in Minnesota." His ambi- Q A . 5 S . - M tion is the State Basketball Tournament. "Love- A k ' -- . joyi' paints buildings during the summer to get in I fi his tan. . .si James W. Alley-Instrumental in developing a hocke team at Anoka. Pet ri e is um sna , Y 8,13 8 ' P' . ping students. Teaches American History and Business Education. . p Ruth Finneman-A newcomer to Anoka High - l School she teaches Home Economics. Dislikes TF ir Uh , L . x W! jr - high-pressure salesmen. Photography and - swimming are her hobbies. Anita G. Anderson-Teaches Home Economics as A and advises the Home Economics Club. Sewing . . ' - . and knitting are her hobbies. Chief ambition is p to be a good wife. x I ' Helen M. Fleischmann-Always has a pleasant Q "'i smile for everyone. Would like to travel through the United States. Teaches English 10 . . . N and Latin, and advises the Anoka-Hi staff. 'L A Plas Erma Anderson--A well-traveled teacher who 5 ,j Q ' has been to Alaska and Japan. Animal photog- .Q ' raphy is her hobby. Teaches commercial sub- V y W, jects. 4' ' A S' i si Darwin Follrafh-Heads Art Department. Art 3 ,F is his hobby but he also enjoys travel and pho- tography. Is a member of the Scholastic Art K Award Board at Dayton's. gs . a Evelyn W. Berg-Taught English 9 for several , p N, years but became our school librarian this year. ,. p g ' Would like to travel in Europe. S ' Gail Foster-Junior High mathematics teacher. Is very interested in interior decorating and likes to read or do needle-point in her spare ' ' l time. . E Gertrude K. Bowers-Teaches General Science f' : s and Consumers Chemistry. Knits and makes 'L . . gloves in her leisure time. is - Carol R. Freeburg-Enjoys knitting and keep- ' ' ing house. Teaches 7th grade geography. Stu- dents who come to class without their pencils disgust her. Lyle R. Bradley-General Science, Biology, and swimming instructor. A sports enthusiast with hunting, fishing and skiing listed as favorites. Marvin Gilberfson-Teaches English 10, Social Science, and geography. Enjoys sports of all kinds, but especially hunting and fishing. Orville A. Buehler-A man with many inter- ests. Teaches shop, advises the Stamp Club, and takes an active part in Boy Scout work. Ruth V. Goodner-One of the best-dressed women faculty members. Teaches English 8. The thought of a sizzling steak makes her mouth water. K gone! A l 'ic U' .K 'Y Fig Q, ff " x Lien 6 ana! lzegafuf a Olive Goodrich-Home Economics teacher. Was replaced by Miss Adolphson during the first semester. Clarence Holtzman-Dislikes discourteous, in- attentive students, but enlightening them is his ambition. Teaches mathematics. Bertha Gow-Helps the 7th graders orientate themselves to high school life. Teaches English. In her spare time likes to cook and read. Thinks students spend too much time watching TV. Mary C. Hunt-Friendly, optimistic and happy. Ambition is to make better citizens of AHS students. Teaches English. Likes to watch TV. H. Donald Greengo-Lends a spark of humor to his chemistry and physics classes. Advises the Junior Academy of Science and Science Club. Disapproves of "Hallway Romeosf' Victor Jacobson-Developed our successful dc- bate team. Teaches English 10. His hobbies are art and his television show. William H. Grefe-One of our shop teachers. His work shop and fishing are spare time activi- ties along with being Cub Master for the Cub Scouts. Carroll N. Johnson-Spends his spare time col- lecting books and enjoying music and photog- raphy. Teaches Social Science. Does an excel- lent job of helping the Anokan staff put out a "bigger and better" book each year. ' Ruth I. Hallenberg-Director of vocal music. Her pet peeve is swinging the classics. Is espe- cially known for her smart-looking clothes. John S. Johnson-Joined our faculty this year. Teaches Junior High English. Spent three years teaching in Ethiopia before coming to Anoka. Henry C. Hammer-Organized and advised the . FFA Club. Teaches agriculture. Came from a family of five broth rs and is the proud father of four sons. ?' - if . Johnson-Rates tops as a band di- - ' fp tor and as a friend. Concentrates on band gf' di cipline and musicianship. "Morrie" always A u es "Hugo" fan imaginary band memberl to V .. N . show the band what they are doing wrong. ' am Hanson-Junior High English teacher. X . Would like to shoot "an 80" in golf. Enjoys ' 'ai wood carving and fishing in his spare time. , Bernard Julkowski-A newcomer to Anoka this year. He teaches Senior Math and General Sci- yf 1 ' Q ence. Often tells his students, "If you've got it F - ..,, 1 don't hide it because someday you might not have it." Hazel M. Hoglund-Our very able and under- standing speech teacher. Music is one of her hobbies, so she enjoys her rudiments class and directing church choirs. Known for her delecta- ble cooking and her parties after the plays. Ellen Donnelly Jurek-Sympathetic listener to the problems of all the girls. Teaches Spanish I and II. Dean of Girls. cluiderzi .fl tel" 'A Y' A F . 4. a S s V xr s. - ...fy qfliflz over 50 laemonagfied fkeg Joan S. Knutson-Seventh Grade History and , as Freshman Business Organization teacher. En- L ' srr joys golfing and knitting. Would like to find i' f n ss tigne to take advantage of the peace and quiet p A ww . o her own home. Xsfe , lv Mm, J- Patricia M. Pelraborg-Came to Anoka this year from Glendale, Arizona. Teaches eighth Q., -' -- ' Q iee R, grade history. Pet gripe is students who come a V ' to her classes unprepared. l Garth E. Lappin-Has given us many cham- , 'ese . e pionship wrestling teams. Teaches Social Sci- .p G W i ence. His greatest ambition is to get guidance it ' E S field masters degree. Q Earl W. Stimmler-Our Audio-Visual director ' 'fag I, A ' and adviser of the Film Operator's Club. ' Teaches eighth grade science. Gardening and A ' raising Boston Terriers are his hobbies. . G Marion Lemberg-Teaches typing. Well known to her students for "Who is so bold" and "Now Q people." Music, plays, and reading occupy her L , f Q spare time. 'W 1 " --I , Helen L. Story-Vibrant personality. Enth i- '-5 ' . astically interested in all of "her seniors" a l ' r their activities. Teaches senior English. xy f p l Q ' Lois Melby-Advises the Jr. Red Cross. Teach- if . es English XI. Under her competent direction,K- r ' ae..ee Q . many beautiful prom themes have been carried Y W i l . -- . out successfully. " t I s Donald Thom-Teaches drivers trai l . . . and fishing. 1' q, It 1 , Phurney Mortensen-This modest, understand- A ' ' G ing teacher is quite the opposite of her pet . -' up ', F this newcomer to Anoka's faculty are h tw 4 . l 5 peeve, people who are snobbish. Mathematics is V ' . A her field. Likes to knit and travel. q Janet Troslrud-Gets mad when people come . to her and say they can't draw. Perhaps that is 2 because she teaches art. Plans to go to Mexico this summer. N Stanford Nelson-Newcomer to the Anoka ' ' coaching staff produced a successful football team. Teaches physical education. Dislikes peo- " ple who think they are more than they are. M Jerome E. Wagner-Bomber football coach and ' f.. ' i assistant wrestling coach. Enjoys teaching biol- . a a ogy, but becomes disgusted with students who waste their time. Ruth E. Nordlie-Teaches bookkeeping and Freshman Business Organization. Doesn't like people that don't keep their word. Would like to spend a winter in Hawaii. Leslie F. Wagner-Teaches shop. Is active in sports with hunting and fishing his favorites. Smiling and cheerful. Clara G. Paulsen-The woman who all year long patiently reminds us to get our dental card in. Has been our school nurse for several years. William Wanamaker-Has many and varied activities. Drives a school bus, coaches the basketball "B" squad, teaches American His- tory, does construction work in the summer, and likes to hunt. is Q. nd sg' '- E gripes about some women drivers. Fav sto X q W my F' t 'S . 4 . laozkierid a wi e range o agigfiea Virginia Ward-Physical Education teacher. Dislikes two-faced people but likes very much to swim. Wants to go to Glacier National Park and Mexico. Jeannie Brahs-Secretary to Mr. Bye. Oscar O. Wilcox-His twinkling brown eyes, chuckle, dry humor, and many more interests keep his students from becoming bored. Teaches Sr. High Mathematics. Marge Collins-Secretary to Mr. Olson. Gladys Williams-8th grade history teacher. Her un sual hobby is collecting spoons from state ca 'tals. . A Bonnie Swing-Secretary to Mr. Huston. X Charles A. Zwiener-Coaches golf and Jr. High football and basketball. Teaches Physical Education. His ambition is to shoot a 63 for 18 holes of golf. Not pictured: Beverly Adolphson William Ramey Getting ready for lunch-time are our cooks, Elsye Opem, Alma Lehn, Helen Emmans, and Viola Rippel. 1 1 ' 1 u f L MMA' ,4 , ,f ' , V. , A f, 1 f' JL ,fffm 'J 'J' 7 ' N .- 8 ,J 6321 77,7511 ,if Jimf K Z f ' LLL 17,4 xv A., - 0 f , 2 X ff if flyw f' A if ' 'L fn iP5!1,.5g1o V fi f A I H! N K4 F' LM' K1 kr K- if A WWW? by X X f X 5 f ,Vi Q, f2WXM' r UU, V 'X M ' ry I . x xx' f Lum Students of Anoka High School . . . whispering across the aisles . . . feverishly cramming for exams . . . mingling in the halls and then racing to class as the bell rings . . . studying industriously . . . daw- dling, day-dreaming, staring out the window . . . in- tensely interested in solving a problem in social . . . gossiping about the last party and planning the next . . . intelligently discussing current affairs in history . . . conducting an experiment in chemistry . . . stuff- ing books in an over-crowded locker . . . wearing the latest fad . . . essentially they remain the same . . . eager, exuberant, fun-loving . . . yet serious, search- ing, intelligent youth, looking to the future . . . these are the Students of Anoka High School . . . past and present. 1954 . . . the magic number for 193 graduat- ing seniors, two of whom were exchange stu- dents, Margareta Westman from Sweden and Kaisa Kotiaho from Finland. After twelve long and adventurous years of anticipation they have finally reached the top rung of the ladder, their senior year. Events got under way early when the follow- ing officers were elected to lead their classmates through a year of unequalled success: Duane Schulte, president, Gary Kurilla, vice-president, Shirlee Weese, secretary, and Katherine Swan- son, treasurer. It seems that this graduating class has always been a leader in school activities and this year has been no exception. Seniors presiding over the various clubs were: Thespians, Gary Kurilla, Library Club, Kathryn Goodrich, Jr. Red Cross, Jack Crawford, Home Ec. Club, Joan Noreen, R00ter's Club, Gail Cox, "A" Club, Duane Schulte, Science Club, Jack Crawford, Spanish II Club, Bonnie Hathaway, G.A.A., JoAnn Strand, Band, Dick Walter. Barb Pease, Don Hardle, Betty Mattson, David Dilcher, and Ter- rance Mitchell were the seniors active on the Debate Squad. Of course, the biggest class project is publish- ing the Anokan which was under the supervision of Bev Bunker and Darrell Tilleskior, co-business managers, and Katherine Swanson and Anne Alt, co-editors. Another important publication to everyone at A.H.S., is the Anokahi, which is edited by Barb Pease and Betty Mattson. Page sixteen CVM 0 I 5 4 In the field of sports there were many senior boys who did outstanding work. As captain Jerry Hall led this year's football team through a successful season with the help of other stars. The wrestling team was able to keep up its excel- lent record with the help of Don Hardle, the team's captain. The co-captains of the hockey team, Larry Swanson and Dave Gleason, can't boast of their wins but they can tell about a lot of fun and hard work. This year's basketball squad starred many boys. Among them were seniors, Jerry Hall, Ronny Kish, Bob Young- quist, Jim Gabrick, Dick Harttiel, Bill Butler, and Dick Walter. Intramural sports provided fun and sportsmanship for many senior boys. The "Royals" copped basketball honors in the "AA" division. Audrey Gow was the lovely queen who reigned over football homecoming activities, with Donna Siodin as her senior attendant. Crowned as Sno- King and Queen at the annual Sno-Ball were Jerry Hall and Janice Fischer. Gail Cox and Ronny Kish were the royalty of basketball home- coming and Teanie Mueller was the senior at- tendant. Our cute and peppy senior cheerleader was Raeola Smith. Darrell Tilleskior was awarded the Bausch- Lomb award, and Katherine Swanson received the DAR award. Miss Story, Mr. C. Johnson, Mr. Wilcox, Miss Anderson, Miss Hoglund, and Miss Berg were the class advisers who must be given much credit and many thanks for being such a help throughout the year. The year was climaxed by the Prom, the sen- ior banquet, baccalaureate, and finally gradua- tion. Memories of the wonderful years of high school filled every seniors' heart as they joined the long list of alumni of AHS. IUMA. Anne M. All' Gerald R. Asplund Johnny N. Bell Janice Bergstrom .1 i. :.fT st d lf J ' ' gear wiflz fun anal acfiuified Carol M. Anderson Clarice L. Anderson Gladys Anderson Jane? Anderson Carolyn M. Auspos Aileen Bebeau Belly Lou Beck Gerald J. Behnke Adrian W. Belfrand Joyce A. Berg Mary Ellen Billstrom Donald E. Blaska Y . so as Vluli f Seniors proudly display their class rings. Page seventeen KAZQPQJ af g6Ll'l'l85, LU0l'l Ol' lift lx M4303 Wi Larry Blesi Darlyn F. Bovee Charles F. Bowers Carola A. Breun David J. Brodhead Eddie A. Brown Bevalyn Bunker Larry Burke Jacquelynne Burns Danny Burton Edwin Burton Marilyn J. Bush Bill D. Bufler Dawn Campbell Robert A. Carlson Diane F. Cec if H Chef Carr I helpers 0 I Johnson . . pp sefllor stanilpilletlgood 10235 :Fluor e the Page eighteen football games ,wk . "' ' Z h 'X 'A X' ,Y'lK X. 6L5t2l"e6! ,SDACLLQJIQQCLPQ is ac6efA Ann L. Chouinard Charles L. Coler Gail M. Cox Jack Q. Crawford Gerald M. Crosby William A. Dale Jeanette A. Daly Donna M. Daml Diana M. DeJarIais David Dilcher Joy A. Doak Leanne J. Driscoll James R. Duerr Sylvia Durland Shirley R. Elmer Richard L. Emerick 'Iwi E ka-f if 'T-l'3'lf . discuss and Miss Si0"Y - gillllsnation of Shakespeafe be fore class starts. Pngc nineteen omecoming r oga t eigne ad WQ 'F I A PM Kg flag l . l ' X,,1- F Roger A. Englund Donald R. Erickson Bill Estenson Arthur Fields Theresa A. Fields Janice Fischer Vernon L. Francen Paul Franke Mary Ann Frazier Donna M. Frischmon Steven J. Gabrick Robert Gerber Dave L. Gleason ich Audrey E. Gow Edward M. Graham Kathryn A. Goodr Gordy Sen ball S p0PCo1-n at the bas kef. games to help finance Anoka Page twenty Il. 9526! cfudzi in fAeir acfiuified il will .K Elmer L. Greeninger Willard E. Grimm Beverly M. Guimont Richard J. Guimont Marlene C. Guy Neal H. Guy Jerry Hall Marion J. Hall Glen Hampton Donald L. Hardie Richard T. Hartfiel Bonnie F. Hathaway Roger G. Hedstrom Jacqueline Heibenthal Sally Henning Thomas J. Hilliard 5 e 3 C gs WCY xohfyfxv . 9 . QCQWX 5x0 oi , K, .X . Q 5 4 H Page twenty-one 1936 QBY eS5 :molds .xgclolafecl fafefif fuck anal !a:5Aion:5 'vii YW K' L' it 5 if Q, H 1' Glenda S. Holmberg Bob Hornsby LaVonne J. Hovind Floyd A. Hughes Robert C. Hughes Frank E. Hughs Marilyn Iverson Patsy J. Jacobson Rita M. Jedlicka Gordon D. Jenkins Phyllis J. Jensen Barbara A. Jepson James L. Johansen Carol A. Johnson Laurel C. Johnson Sharon R. Johnson 5 Wea te Shifts ds . lnat ' 3111 girl- ed the 8 Page twenty-two and typical School dom. ang ana! lafagecl flee newerif Lib ,f A A fa ai f Wayne L. Johnson Nancy J. Jones Anna Kaisa Kotiaho June M. Krause Marylee G. Leggett John W. Lehman Janet M. Littlefield Darlene J. Lofgren 1 Patricia J. Kane June E. Kulenkamp Gordon Lindgren Nancy J. Loucks Joanne King Gary J. Kurilla .fsw M jjiifisqllfe Ron E. Kish Jim L. Larson Em NI' C' xx Su wil Xirjaealet 51:1 KW ' K5 Q 555255-up ' 1' olote X9 QOS Wemafld Q 95 ox bogixnogsv and c Echo Q69 U95 Page twenty-three eine inferedfevl in 3- . . . x x X Q Q, -Q. J' . . l ,Ear 66 77 'sal' Carol A. Lydon Donald R. MacGlover Richard G. Macko Leon L. Madsen Kathleen M. Magers .lack D. Maness Befly Ruth Maffson Joseph Malzke James l. McMorran Laura M. Millard Gary C. Miller Terrance C. Mitchell Carol A. Moe Mike Monahan Tom F. Moore Fred J. Mor 0ur foreign Mqmme, 8 exghange swing f ml Kama, t ,Students 0 things at ge Ullo the Page twenty-four noka Hlgh. . . . arming, clafin , ana! clreaming Dorothy M. Morrow Ronadean M. Morrow Marian L. Morthberg Teanie Mueller Armin E. Nicklow Suzanne L. Nis Joan C. Noreen Ann E. Olson Leon A. Packer Alan R. Pearson Coleburn Murney un Sharon J. Noll Arlan R. Olson David B. Pea l'SOl'1 Beverly J. Noon Gerald W. Noon -041' vat. 1 d membefs gm I , . ng ol Schcmol-spxalgl alaeanchcex at. 0 xo YCHGY KCSIS. ouf pep Page lwenvyivcl I J 7 , CV71 X 0011 Fl IDQDPGSG jlwifecl fo excifemenf 0 Mom 1 Ali I 'ld bei X ll 1' X .rig FQ- . V if Q- .-H: " f gf 252 , 5-gf -234 A -f 5 51'-'X J' , 'X 'fl 155439 Barbara J. Pease John W. Reeve aw ani? X. 'N Arnold A. Peltzer Lavonne Peterson Marylin A. Peterson Lois A. Porter Patricia M. Reilley Ronald A. Reuter Michael J. Rich Richard K. Ring Gerald W. Rogers Karen L. Rogers Marcia L. Sawvel Nancy L. Schenk Grant P. Schmitt Duane W. Schulte -A.. K f H i l. M Fo th H511 11011, mbersfllg a Page twenty-six Of 'lewp 117 r e Srgggfgz 5 . .jvlacl flceir derioud momenfd foo T iw-1 '5- FQ r .nj XFX lf J q V. . 5-eg Donna L. Siodin Joeanne A. Slater Raeola Smith Dorothea A. Springer Merelyn Staftord Gerald W. Steenberg JoAnn C. Strand Amy L. Swankier Katharine R. Swanson Lawrence C. Swanson t gf. + Robert L. Swanson Arlene E. Temple XY , , I f'l'5'J' - K. li . Kg xi ' ' .X M Raimo V. Tammi Thomas Taylor Darrell E. Tilleskior Helene V. Turnbull as L A .- ...., ' s 'E X r C3905 MW' wynvl emi Cage- Q 3 xwegowded v gxcxg Xa XYXC 'YYXQ , X09 Page twentyeseven glnclecl year wiflz grcwluafion ST' - ",1 . K ,KVI Y f 1 Hfvw ' , -' xv: , f if r ia" K 4. K f , , Muriel E. Vasseur Geraldine M. Vetsch Lois L. Volker Benifa Wallick Richard A. Walfer Dale E. Warble Janice K. Wargin Shirlee E. Weese Ted Werner Margarefa Westman We 'CSV I , A z f if f A 331 3 Ji . S1111- '71 171171 10 K- In . Sp- Wgns ho' pjoiolldfy el' Cla We IZS Don Ss f 1' ' I7 Page Twenty-eight Plc U0 '7 81' 1111-C, La V V63 fo. ohh I Ari. Q 'vs 'ur' 'lv- Gerald Wolfgram Bruce L. Woolery Karen M. Wrabek Robert C. Youngquisi J , J , UIIUI' ,SIHILUIIJ To be an llonor Student is truly what the name implies, an honor. The fact that a student is so selected makes it known that all through high school he has made the distinction between that which is important and that which is not. It means that he has attained a scholastic rec- ord of which anyone can be proud. This record represents many hours ot' hard study. and the will to learn. Therefore, those who are chosen for this honor are the best representatives of the class ol' 1954. They greatly merit the distinction which has been bestowed upon them. Wlfllillllllf , onor , orfcfy To the National llonor Society are elected the members of the junior and senior classes who possess the qualifications which have made them leaders and good citizens in their high school. Each year live per cent of the junior class and ten per cent. ot' the senior class are chosen for membership. Eligible students must be in the upper third ot' their class and must have shown outstanding service to the school. leadership in school activi- ties, and a good moral character as well as a fine scholastic record. The screening of the eligible students is done democratically. by both the fac- ulty and the students. A salute should be given to those who have achieved membership in the National llonor So- ciety because in the eyes of their classmates they have what it takes. ltr, 49 Pcifp' tv.: llfxf' rum- Anne Alt Carol Anderson Clarice Anderson Gladys Anderson Gerald Asplund Carolyn Auspos Aileen Bebeau Betty Beck Jerry Behnke Johnny Bell Adrian Beltrand Joyce Berg Janice Bergstrom Mary Ellen Billstrom Donald Blaska Larry Blesi Darlyn Bovee Chuck Bowers Carola Breun David Brodhead Eddie Brown Bev Bunker Jackie Burns Danny Burton Edwin Burton Marilyn Bush Bill Butler Dawn Campbell Bob Carlson Diane Cech Ann Chouinard Charles Coler Gail Cox Jack Crawford Gerald Crosby William Dale Jeanette Daly Donna Daml Diana DeJarlais David Dilcher Joy Doak Leanne Driscoll Jim Duerr Sylvia Durland Shirley Elmer Bud Emerick Roger Englund Donald Erickson Bill Estenson Theresa Fields Janice Fischer Vernon Francen Paul Franke MaryAnn Frazier Donna Frischmon Jim Gabrick Bob Gerber David Gleason Kathryn Goodrich Audrey Gow Edward Graham Elmer Greeninger Page thirty ein? in Joun min TO LEAVE MY Back hall episodes Quietness Shyness Early bus rides Ballet lessons Flying Pleasing smile 98-pounds Curly hair Red hair Left half-back Skipping school Sneezing Dimples Bashfulness Being a big wheel Love life Weekends Place in lunch line Trombone Stop watch Nose plugs Pink car Old girl friends The Legion Club Nickname Hot Rod Magazine Parties Black book 7th hour bookkeeping Unexpected parties Shakespeare Basketball crown Hall manners "Macbeth" Arguing Brown eyes Haircut Art work Expert drumming Modeling Height Bunker Prairie Peroxide Skipping Beard Square dancing Quiet manner School daze Giggles Getting expelled Accidents Motorbike Future Camden Night life Bargain Burn's Girls Clarinet Football Queen Speed Limit Centerville girls Donna Alt Anyone who wants it Darlene Langseth Velma Arvidson Keith Kimberly The birds Kay Brindle Sherry Larson Mr. C. Johnson Jack West Younger brother Claudia Bauer Mona Herboldt Ann Miller Pat Rich Pat Elietf Nancy Kinney The lake Some patient soul David Look Mike Kurilla Ginnie Jacobson Marlene Dahlen Kirby Olson Mr. Greengo Gay McDearmon Bill Norlund BBG's Tom Noon Room 204 Irma and Jeanne The grave ? Mrs. Jurek Miss Story Debate Club Pat Vetsch The poodles Loralie Armstrong Dickie Johnson Sharon Guy Marilyn Meyer Prairie dogs Ronna Adrian Gayle Gillette Joyce Tainter Eileen Johnson Dave Larson Bob Davis Mr. Campbell Bev Blaska Louis David Begaus David Bouley Margie Frischmon Stewart Laird LeRoy McAdams Chub Landborg Marilyn Goodrich ? County Cops Corkie Rogers 7 we Willard Grimm Bev Guimont Richard Guimont Marlene Guy Neal Guy Jerry Hall Marion Hall Glen Hampton Don Hardle Dick Harttlel Bonnie Hathaway Roger Hedstrom Jackie Heibenthal Sally Henning Tom Hilliard Glenda Holmberg Bob Hornsby LaVonne Hovind Floyd Hughes Robert Hughes Frank Hughs Patsy Jacobson Rita Jedlicka Gorden Jenkins Phyllis Jensen Barbara Jepsen Jim Johanson Carol Johnson Laurel Johnson Sharon Johnson Wayne Johnson Nancy Jones Pat Kane Joanne King Ron Kish Kaisa Kotiaho June Krause June Kulenkamp Gary Kurilla Jim Larson Marylee Leggett John Lehman Gordon Lindgren Janet Littlefield Darlene Lotgren Nancy Loucks Carol Lydon Don MacGlover Richard Macko Leon Madsen Kathleen Magers Jack Maness Betty Ruth Mattson Joe Matzke Jim McMorran Laura Millard Gary Miller Terrance Mitchell Carol Moe Tom Moore Fred Mor Dorothy Morrow Ronadean Morrow LEAVE MY Mr. Buehler School Bowling scores Baby care Married life Sports life Roller skates Wisecracks Wrestling talents Hot temper Fun at Bill's rink Little feet Library Club Piano playing After school joy rides Male dolls Crooked little fingers Megaphone '7th hour math class Physics Mighty muscles Party moods Laughs Brains Blushing St. Paul boys Undefinable charms Jokes Short hair cut Dreamy eyes Sleepy study halls Fourth hour study Aera TO George Sonterre Junior high Frank Mentor Home Ec. The Juniors Chuck Wennerlund Norma Jefli Herberg Stan Wilson Bill Magers Mel Lotgren Dick Bodick Library Helen Garvey Bert Rundquist Gayle and Sally LeRoy McAdams The cheerleaders Mr. Julkowski "the brains" Henley Pelto "the girls" Marlys Conger Ronny Strand Mary Bouley Donna Sawdy Jack Schauvellor my sister Mary Donna Barrett Jackie Moran Jerry Purmort Irma Chouinard Sailors the Navy Roller skating Marnette Tigue Basketball King ? Traveling Sally Scaraborough Unruly hair Beany Fishfries anyone who wants 'em Wonderful personality Chuck Crandall Rudiments Class Jack Blesi Nickname "Rosebud" Keith Kimberly Sleepiness Ray Bodiek Syndicate Bill Horbal Long walks to school Favorite pastime Height Reckless driving A seat in every room Loneliness in shorthand B-parties "Shortiesi' Black, wavey hair "Fibber McGee" locker Thank you note Junior Girls' parties Roller skating "Car'i "Hitch-hikers thumb" Clothes Muscles Speed Good times 6th hour cafeteria Jo Ann Reynolds Marlys Lofgren Marilyn Keillor Sally Barker my sister Miss Anderson Jim Bernstein Dwina Odson Jim Samborski Nancy Schlafge Miss Story Skip Rither Marlys Lofgren The iunkyard Joel Baumgartner Bev Paul Stewart King Roger Sawyer Pat Noll Bernie Froberg Ly geqblea Marian Morthberg Teanie Mueller Coleburn Murney Armin Nicklow Suzie Nisun Sharon Noll Bev Noon Jerry Noon Joan Noreen Ann Olson Arlan Olson Leon Packer Alan Pearson David Pearson Barb Pease Arnold Peltzer LaVonne Peterson Marilyn Peterson Lois Porter Jack Reeve Pat Reilly Ronald Reuter Mike Rich Richard Ring Gerald Rogers Karen Rogers Richard Rudolph Marcia Sawvel Nancy Schenk Grant Schmitt Duane Schulte David Shaw Donna Siodin Joeanne Slater Raeola Smith Dorothea Springer Merelyn Stafford Gerald Steenberg JoAnn Strand Amy Swankier Katherine Swanson Larry Swanson Robert Swanson Raimo Tammi Thomas Taylor Arlene Tempel Darrell Tillsekior Helene Turnbull Muriel Vasseur Gerry Vetsch Lois Volker Benita Wallick Richard Walter Dale Warble Janice Wargin Shirlee Weese Ted Werner Margareta Westman Gerald Woltgram Bruce Woolery Karen Wrabek Robert Youngquist LEAVE MY lst hour study Cornshock adventures Reputation Good grades 1st chair clarinet Flirty eyes Going steady Crowded locker Months probation Voice Saturday nights Curls Headaches FFA Careful driving Senior English 2nd hour teacher Freckles Early shorthand class "Sweateri' 6th hour study Deep voice Oscar Wilcox Drive-ins Ways with the teachers Cornie Height Card skills Petitness Specks Parties Red Buick Blushing Cashmere sweaters Sky rocket yell Freckles Getting suspended Columbia Heights REA Tower Future HAYSH After-burner Chorus Self Good old AHS 20 minute lunch period Baush 8: Lomb award Subtle humor Dark eyes 80 acres Ticklish ribs Oboe "Hot sax' National Guard Senior year Anokahi column Camera Swedish accent Gym class Sleeping in Class Roller skates Nickname Ccheesej TO Mr. Hammer West River Road Gang Ted Roger Larson ? Koryne Kaneski Donna Alt and Jim Vaught Jeanne The past Callista McCauley Lois Johnson Dallas Burns Next Senior Class Farmers Jim Countryman LuLu Hulegaard Arlene Laska Janice Poisson Early birds Greg Bergeron Marie Gemmill Bill McFeters Future scholars Ray Bodick Gordy Bobby Hughes Deanna Noll Ben Eliot? Gerry Atchison Dave Larson Jim Vaught Brother Janet Livegard Janice Cater Margie Schwandt Connie Hayes Sister Tom Steenberg Myrtie Reed Myself Ruth Hayek Gary Inman Tenor section Janice Poisson Terry Taylor Bernie Bouley ? Joanne Kari Punky Siodin Norma Iverson Jim Haney Anyone who wants it Kay McCauley Cecil Talbot Brother Miss Fleischman Party-goers Mr. C. Johnson Norman Shaw Anybody Sally Kukar Mice of AHS It seems that every year the Junior class is the one most peppy and energetic. This year's class of 223 students is no exception. Early in the school year they elected Skip Rither, President, Jim Bernstein, Vice-President, Jeanette Miller, Secretary, and Charles Crandall, Treasurer. On the student council they were rep- resented by Dallas Burns, Colleen Kerns, Gerald Herberg, and Jerry Frazee. The football "A" squad was bolstered a great deal by having Jim Bernstein, Greg Bergeron, Bill Horbal and Skip Rither as members. Later in the year'BiIl Horbal and Skip Rither were named co-captains of next yearls team. Four of our lively cheerleaders were from the eleventh gradeg Sharon Goss, Margie Schwandt, JoAnn Reynolds, and Colleen Kerns, with Rosie Payette acting as alternate. On the Basketball "AH squad Dave Adolphson, Jim Vaught, Bob Potter, Bob Erick- son, and Gordy Swenson represented the Juniors. arid 0 '55 To help the winning streak of the wrestling team along were Stan Wilson, Bill Horbal, Bob Board, and Jerry Herberg. High on the list of important happenings this past year was the choosing of class rings. Differ- ences in opinion arose, but in the end everyone was pleased with the choice. Junior boys and girls were very active in vari- ous clubs, many of them acting as officers. Charles Crandall was field marshal for the band and Marilyn Meyer was one of the bewitching twirlers. Gay McDearmon was the lovely football queen's attendant and Rosemary Lindburgh at- tended the queen during basketball festivities. Basketball homecoming was topped off by a suc- cessful dance sponsored by the Junior class. Darla Van Dyke and Ginny Jacobson were select- ed to attend Girl's State. Climaxing a year of hard work and fun was the Junior-Senior Prom. Miss Melby, Mr. Greengo, Mr. Follrath, Mrs. Jurek, Mrs. Anderson, Mr. Wanamaker and Miss Nordlie were the advisers that supervised the Juniors. Fifth: E. Schlosser, D. Mason, R. Pike, B. Froberg. A. Yungner, D. Wellman. D. Breyen, W. Clarke. Fourth: J. Look. W. Schicfer, C. Schwab, R. Ulen, R. Lewis, D. Malm, M. Hagen. Third: P. Murphy, R. Palmer, C. John- son, R. Jennison, M. O'Connor, L. Dehn, J. Carlson. H. Mason. Second: D. Fisher, R. Emmans, J. Scott, M. Peek, M. Sloan, J. Webster, A. Brown. First: N. Peterson, J. Weckwerth, J. Macfllover, P. Tanner, M. Tischmann, Fifth: R. Potter, J. Dunn, V. Cole, R Spicer, D. Webster, D. Sutterer, J Vaught, T. Taylor, L. Pekula. I Fourth: G. Schilling, B. Runqulst, G Rasmussen, S. Wilson, R. Rither, W Beckman, V. Jacobson, C. Kerns, S Laird. Third: G. Hanley. T. DeMars, L McAdam, R. Board, J. Blesi, G. Ny gard, M. Kurilla. W. Magers, L. Mar tinson. Second: A. Laska, A. Tammi, M. Reed M. Hedford, H. Paulson, J. Kari, N Norlund, P. Christensen, C. Davis. First: D. Noll. J. Hauck, N. Schlafge D. Barrett, M. Crowe, B. Paul, G McDearmon, M. Henning, S. Kukar. Fifth: K. Hokanson, R. Larson, G Erickson, J. Bemstein, T. Noon, P Keillor, R. Erickson, M. Reynolds. Fourth: K. Landborg, L. Hulegaard M. Meyer, G. Swenson, W. Leger, J Baumgartner, F. Gundlach, J. Frazee Third: D. DeMars, R. Getchell. R Davis, D. Talbot, L. Larson, A. Scott J. Jennison, W. Matson. Second: T. Bertau, F. Menter, J. Mil ler, J. Miller, J. Miller, I. Rybak, R Helfenstein. M. Dahlen. First: M. Driscoll, K. Kaneski, S. Scar borough. M. Schwandt, D. Odson, R Hayek, J. Anderson, M. Conger. Fifth: C. Anderson, D. Adolfson, G Sonterre, J. Haney, P. Mayo, D. Burns C. Talbot, T. Lehn, K. Kimberley. Fourth: L. Peterson, J. Countryman J. Herberg, G. Bergeron, G. Allen, H Pelto, J. Wargin, J. Billstrom, D. Sul livan. Third: P. Frees, R. Strand, V. Barku loo, K. Rick, R. Bodick, B. Beihoffer J. Hughes, C. Pettygrove, D. Hovind Second: B. Berg, M. Hotfarth, B Bonde, C. Swanson, A. Bonde G. Holm berg, M. Hunt, S. Stites, D. Faison. First: D. Noll. C. Nordstrom, C. Ellis M. LaVigne, D. Voss, M. Keillor, E Meyer. M. Gemmill. Fifth: V. Welch, T. Libby, D. Larson D. Johnson, D. Reynolds, W. Horbal L. Scales, W. Norlund, D. Heesen. Fourth: R. Payette, J. Livgard. K Murney, B. Jacobson, S. Goss, B Weyhrich. D. Johnson, W. Novak. Third: G. Gillette, S. Carlson, R Koons, K. Goodspeed, B. Swing, B Hiller. E. Emmans, C. O'Keefe, M Tigue. Second: D. VanDake, D. Langseth, D Christensen, R. Lindberg, P. Bahr, B Blaska. S. Spence, J. Eaton. First: H. Cox, M. Morrison, R. Burton J. Burke, M. MacAllister, C. Stafford S. Barker, L. Olson, C. Fisher. 56 The class of 1956 has been very active in the past few years, and it seems to be just as active if not more so this year. Things got underway with the election of class officers. The students chose for president, Jim Gleason, vice-president, Anita DeJarIaisp secretary, Donna Lindfors, and treas- urer, Elaine Kost. Many of the sophomores participated in sports. Among those on the basketball squad are Jack West, George Zubulake, and Sheldon Lehman. Gordon Rogers and Bruce Eggleston played on the football "B" squad. The very energetic cheer- leader who represented the sophomore class was Marva Sawvell. Some of the sophomores who contributed to the success of the band and chorus are Dave Bagaus, Susan Sallberg, Joe Ridge, Janet Arm- strong, Ann Cudd, and Gail Peterson. The two lovely sophomore queen's attendants this year were Anitia DeJarIais, football, and Shirley Talbot, basketball. Sophomore Student Council members are Steve Swanson, Richard Reynolds, Anita DeJarIais, Donna Lindfors, Don- na Alt, and Marva Sawvell. Mr. Thom, Mr. Campbell, Miss Fleischman, Mr. Gilbertson, Miss Hallenberg, Miss Lemberg, Mr. J. Wagner, and Mr. Jacobson are the advisers of the sophomore class, with Mrs. Hunt, chairman Fifth: J. Gleason, P. Rich, C. Gillund, D. Smith, G. Witte, J. Vandecar, S. Layman, B. Carlisle, E. Moore. Fourth: D. Look, L. Antanosoif, K. Hanson, E. Crandall, M. Peterson, L. Erickson, B. Eggleston, B. McFeters. Third: J. Hagan, C. Mullroy, B. Blesi, N. Guimont, K. Gelle, B. Kerns, B. Elieif, J. Londroche, D. Renshow. Second: T. Carroll, L. Nisun, D. Bau- gaus, T. Kulenkamp, B. Johnson, J. Herbert, J. Hawkins, B. Betlach. First: B. Gilbertson, V. Riley, V. Kemp, J. Boos, B. Hughes, L. Buehler, D. Beckenbach, R. Johnson, B. Vevea. Fifth: R. Ball, D. Jansen, B. Loucks, L. Johnson, S. Tolette, R. Clark, L. Johnson, V. Woolgar, D. Tysver. Fourth: P .Peart, P. Elieff, M. Lincoln, P. Handstad, L. Boeshic, P. Arthur, V. Springer, J. Larson. Third: R. Mumaw, L. Lappe, J. Wool- ery, W. Bengsten, J. Armstrong, M. La Bonne, B. Jacobson, M. Wisen, K. Peterson. Second: S. Opem, A. Cudd, L. Lehman, L. Scott, D. Board, D. Berg, J. Ernst, D. Schumaker. First: G. Hawkinson, J. Eden, D. Hog- gatt, M. Pinney, M. Carlson, B. Peter- son, A. Miller, J. Beltrand, J, Crosby, Fifth: J, Soderquist, M. Hanson, J. Roberto, N. Peterson, N. Shaw. M. Roseland, P. Eaton, S. Luckman. Fourth: P. Moose, B. Krause, C. Brock, J. Helland, B. Bouley, M. Wei- denbock, G. Jensen, J. Abott. Third: M. Ekstrum, P. Noll, M. Erick- son, J. Suthernland, S. Weeks, D. Lind quist, D. Overbaugh, B. Hoel. Second: G. Rogers, M. Horvath, B. Sweet, Y. Erickson, C. Johnson. V. Hunt, C. Redman, D. Blaska. First: D. Bodick, G. Getchell, M. Hunt K. Breyen, J. Herberg, J. O'Donnell G. Ellis. Fifth: J. Quigley, P. Miller, K. Olson J. Ridge, J. Winch, S. Swanson, 'I' Breckenridge, R. Ness, R. Swanson. Fourth: S. Guy, S. Sallberg, Y, Thore son, M. Melberg, J. Larson, C. John son, D. Larson, F. Peterson. Third: S. Talbot, L. Alt, A. De Jarlais N. Iverson, P, Mullen, B. Lindquist D. Lindfors, S, Perkins, K. Fisher. Second: M. Sawvel, S. Smith, D. Flint P. Wetsch, E. Anderson, B. Anderson B. Gayda, C. Charest. First: J. Cater. M. Mack, G. Peterson C, Dehn. D. Bulen, M. Dahlheimer, M Ringhand, K. Anderson. Fifth: J, Lawrence, R. Bowers, J. Keil lor, M. Landru, J. Gustafson, H. An derson, S. Angle, K. Bauer, D. Breyen Fourth: E. Johnson, D. Van Dake, B Isaacs, K. Pospisil, R. Gable, R. Duerr J. Sitz, M. Blesi. Third: L. Peterson, B. Hovind, M. Lofgren, L, Larson, E. Schultz, D. Sawdy, D. Moline, V. Arvidson, C Nordberg. Second: P. Paulson, R. Jones, J. Besch M. Hess, R. Engstom, M. Orgon. L Piper, D. Bray. First: H. Garvy, P. Breyen, D, Boulcy B. Maness, B. Moinicken, N. Broder son, P. Stevens, E, Smith. J. Haring ton. Fifth: P, Foster, V. Erickson. S. Camp bell, J. Chouinard, I. Chouinard, D Peterson, G, Olson, A. Johnson, C Dwinells. Fourth: S. Peltzer, P. Kirchner, L 1 l 'mi , E1 I-nl Lfttr Ikalte, J. Evans, J. Nennenga, P. Lar son, L. Sjoden, E. Wagner. Third: Y. Neisius, M. Steiner, Y. Pike J. Poisson, D. Mayer, P. Vevea, J Haemig, T. Strohmayer, B. Monson. Second C Lof ren E Kost M Peter- : .. g , . , . son, L. Brabander, G. Atchison, V Fischer, J. Epps, S. Ellingson. First: D. Wilson, R. Miller, M. Crap- 7 ser, K, Roberts, N. Wells, K. Mattson, A. Meyers, J. Hedke, M, O'Connor Fifth: R. Adrian, G. Lind, F. Boyer, J West, B. McGonoy1e, D. Kittleson, M Erickson, S. Hanson. Fourth: M. Peterson, G. Sonterre, A. Berthiaume, L. Gregory, D. Ostlund. J. Edwards, M. Johnson, M. Davis. Third: M. Strohmayer, L. Sjodin, D. Rickaby, R. Lage, M. Auspos, R. Stricker, S. Micheau, N. Hall. Second: R. Smith K. Stites R. Sz W. Corture, M. Johnson. First: D. Sutherland, L, Armstrong, J. Trowbridge, J. Barstow, J, Bar- stow, C. Schneider, N. Stites, A. Kent. :xii it 1? t V Y' plinski, J. Mead, D, Reinking, J. Kline, QQ X 1 The freshman class of 1957 has a lot to be proud of. They are very well represented in sports and music as well as other clubs and activ- ities in the high school. They started the year off right by electing Jerry West, president, Mona Herboldt, vice-pres- identg Bill Gunther, secretary, and Carol Warn, treasurer. The four very peppy and energetic Jr. Cheer- leaders this year, were from the freshman class. They are Kay Brindle, Lael Goss, Christine Green, and Jean Wrabek. 57 Nina Paul, football attendant, and Claudia Bauer, basketball attendant added much to the homecoming pictures as representatives of the freshman class. Chuck Wennerlund starred on the football and basketball "A" Squad. Dick Castle, Tom Pease, Jim Bowers, Dick Erickson, and Rudy Betlach, played on the basketball "B" Squad. The fresh- man class was also well represented in the mu- sical field. Jackie Moran and Judy Israel were two of the snappy baton twirlers. Bill Gunther led the freshman Student Coun- cil with Carol Warn as secretary. The class was assisted by the advisers, Mr. L. Wagner, Mrs. Bowers, Mr. Ramy, Miss Foster, Mr. Grefe, Mrs. Abler, and Mr. Bradley, with Mr. M. Johnson acting as chairman. Fifth: D. Pust L. Green, R. Holmes, L. Trombley, G. Tysver, G. Shannon, R. Robinson, M. Phelps, B. Ostrem, W. Hunt. Fourth: C. Wilson, K. Peterson, D. Brellenthin, J. Janke, M. McDear- mon, D. Russell, J. Peterson, R. Adler, G. Hassell. Third: K. Hanley, J. Head- ley, A. Sweezo. L. Meyers, G. Boelter, G. Palmer, C. Wilson, G. West, J. Bc- beau, D. Millard. Second: B. Egan, J. Epps, K. Weeks, J. Thurston, K. Rob- erts, T. Ball, C. Sawdy, M. Brockmeier C. Nordquist. First: R. Howell, J. La- Vigne, J. Hanson, K. Pettijohn, S. Blomgren, K. Gaudy, D. Kohler. v Fifth: L. Kohler, S. Scarborough, P. Warning, C. Wennerlund, R. Castle, L. Nash, C. Buzzell, E. Zirngible, M. Rus- sell, Y. Strand. Fourth: R. Lang L. Griep, S. Mead, J. Rydholm, M. John- son, N. Paul, N. Britton, L. Brabandcr. A. Morphew. Third: C. Hoppe, M. Leider, P. Dickinson, B. Faison, L. Graliske, K. Sjoberg, G. Jude, J .W. Bebeau, E. Schenk. Second: D. Peltzer. K. Brindle, D. Frank, M. Herrdoldt, S. Hadler, J. McCall, M. Monahan, M. Langseth, D. Larson. First: D. Fred- richs, K. Osborn, M. Beltrand, S. Hass, M. Burke, K. Braucht, L. Schmidt, D. Johnson, M. Dehn, J. Hunt. U71 Fifth: L. Hanson. E. Vaughn, Hughes. B. Wennerlund. B. True. Jacobson. B. Gunther, R. Rootes. Fourth: M. Tammi. L. Parkinson. Slayton. J. Tainter. M. Mueller. llotlarth. R. Berthiaume, R. Kendall Third: D. Jones. M. Poisson, E. Peter son. J. Daly. S. Mott. J. Inman. L. Be beau. C. Parisean. Second: B. Estenson. L. Reid, M. Bou ley. M. Dammar. D. Schoenrock, B lledtke. D. Rattei, J. Thoe. First: J. Ferkingstad, V. Brock. W Daml. R. Lambreeht. J. .lames. R Rannka. R. Buchholz, R. Wolff. Fifi Fifth: M. Beck. D. Daly. G. Calquhoun D. Tallette. D. Hassell. S. Anderson D, Gibson. D. Nelson, B. Day, J Brauek. Fourth: L. Murney. E. Schnarr. D Packard. D. Beauchaine. P. Reid, T. Frank. P. Dahlen. V. Stevenson. J Welch. Third: D. Fournier. C. Richer, J. Ran dall, K. Maeko. 'l'. Bogren. .I. Bowers C. Larson. J. Westlund. M. Berstrom S. Stephan. Second: L. McLaughlin, R. Dahl. D Tatge. V. Leger. S. Martin, J. Engels V. Kish. J. Williams, C. Bauer. First: P. Franeeen. D. Getchell. 'I' Walters. E. Brown. E. Peterson. R Peterson. M. Barker. D. Fisher. K Stewart. 'I'. Pease. Fifth: R. Edberg. R. Ness. J. Nor quist. J. Fietek. D. Holmes, A. Beck ensten. G. Eckstrom, D. Felix. R. Pet erson. M. Guimont. Fourth: E. Quigley. N. Hall, H. John- son. E. Kochton. S. Saari, R. Kari. A Fredricks. J. Hagen, L. Grosser, J Lea. Third: J. Moe. P. Gay. Y. Bunes, J Kujawa. J. Kujawa. J. Olson. D. Hesli A. Ottenstroer. J. Rippel, S. Hall. Second: K. Pettijohn. H. Hyden, J Sower. V. Guapp. G. Villwock. B lluckenpoehler. V. Lewis, M. Frisch mon. C. Greene. B. Stover. First: 'l'. Chouinard. C. Gale, D. Olson B. Gabel. B. Jackson. M. Runquist. G Perkins. D. Koirulua. M. Tammi. Fifth: 0. Brown. A. Winters, R. Woltl' R. Fisher. D. Schulstrom. H. Harmon S. Moore. D. Harmon, E. Alarcon, C Anderson. Fourth: L. .lohnson. M. DeMar. J Witte. E. Isaacs. G. Gileen. C. Peter son. L. Lappe. D. Schollian. P. Robin Still. Third: J Ganieany. D. McKinna. C Gale. D. Swanson. R. Caswell. L. Bau er. W. Burkhardt. V. Fisher. J. Wra bek. C. Warn. Second: B. Fields. S. Appleby. R Broekuieier. B. Edwards, D. Kruse. B Fietek. I.. Haggerty. T. Frazer. .I Olson. First: R. Provast. E. Swenson, M. De Mars. W. LeBar. D. Bellows. D. Muth V. Canilelcl. S. llentgen. M. Pulley G. Sehake. Fifth: K. Davis. L. Norgren. J. Nelson J. Anderson. G. Bosell. B. Mark, J Baumgartner. R. Betlock. D. Erickson Fourth: C. Durbin. D. Jacobson. M Douglas R Btlislc D Stimdber L. , t.. . ' X, . 'Z g, Griep. S. Duggan. R. Lang, G. Engels Third: M. Martin. E. Evans. J. Bailey L. Yantz. D. Grele. C. Meister. J Mares. J. Dufeek, M. Price. Second: J. Frantz. .I. Hofius. C. Bu deau. B. Witte. I. Bahr. R. Wolfgram F. Niven. R. Atkins. R. Cox. E. Cox First: B. Nelson. C. Gille, J. Moran .l. Israel. S. Makowsky. J. Schiefer A. Wolfle. D. Adolphson, 'l'. LaBonne Ist F"'f it if F"7s cf... . 5 8 N, PP' H31 . su 1, tt A Ks ! smug!!! by oi , .: ' J li I If HSL o fe ,f activities had representatives from eighth grade. V Twenty-two Junior Red Cross members were W These are the 320 eighth graders who have taken an active and responsible place in our school community. They are looking forward eagerly to next year when they will be the "big shots" in this building with the senior high out of the way. Led by president, Tom Grey, vice- president, Robert Ridge, secretary, Marsha Ben- netty and treasurer, Harriett Kimberly, the eighth grade has made a name for itself under the direction of class advisers, Miss Williams, Miss Mortenson, Miss Finneman, Miss Goodner, Miss Trostrud, Mrs. Petraborg, Mr. Holtzman, Mr. Buehler, and Mr. Alley. Representing them at the Junior High Student Council were Virginia Atwood, Chuck Larson, Paul Erickson, Mike Freer, Richard Pearson, and Jim Goodrich. Tom Grey was the council's vice- president and Dick Johnson, its treasurer. Manyl eighth graders, and Ruthann Brown represented them on the Jr. Red Cross Council. Many of the girls belonged to Junior G. A. A., and Brenda Kinney, Myrna Blaska, Judy Lingren, and Susan Scales. were officers. The lovely football and bas- ketball homecoming attendants were Gail Shan- non and Susan Scales, and to top football home- coming, the eighth grade float won second prize in the parade. Myrna Blaska was a substitute Junior Cheerleader during the year. Many of the class were interested in sports. The Bombers were well-represented, and intra- mural teams were very busy. Vern McGonagle was high point man in intra-murals among the eighth graders. Probably the highlight of the year was the class party on November 20, where the main at- tractions were a talent show, folk dancing, the grand march, and, of course, refreshments. Fifth: R. Gustafson, A. Martineau, B Richeau, B. Doyle, J. McKenzie, B Shores, E. True, B. Johnson, D Adams. derson, R. Swanson, R. Hostetler, N Erickson, C. Larson, P. Lanberg, D Winch, R. Ridge, T. Grey, G. Enzler Third: H. Kovar, B. Cudd, M. Maves A. Reirson, J. Bledsoe, C. Hael, S Nicklow, S. Scales, C. Anderson, S Allen, R. Smith, D. Skov. Second: E. Rootes, K. Hawking, J Millard, M. Lofgren, M. Boelter, M Belter, J. Harmon, P. Davis, D. Cor nelius, T. Garvey, J. Luedtke, B McGuire. First: A. Peltzer, D. West, M. Bennett B. Billstrom, R. Rarick, D. Ortell, D Schneider, T. Josephson, D. Erickson K. Driscoll, R. Janke, D. Thurstrom Patchen, G. Lehn, D. Freeby, C. Le- Fourth: G. Olsen, R. Morrow, D. An- Fifth: J. McNaughton, M. Hunt., R Kulenkamp, G. Nold, D. Adams, A Hoppe, M. Christensen, J. Johnson R. Brown, J. Lund, D. Hodson, R Hardle. Fourth: C. Rick, K. Kober, M. Siman son, L. Rodgers, J. Kozlowski, N Erickson, B. Chapman, J. Smith, L Watson, E. Hughes, G. Chelgren. Third: N. Bulen, J. Johnson, C. Gran strom, D. Fisher, D. Jennison, G Fleury, R. Chamberlain, S. Johnson D. Barnett, J. Skaalerud, J. Hcrberg N. Makowsky. Second: S. Schmelzer, J. Erickson, S Kirchner, H. Gustafson, K. Isaacson G. Norberg, G. Lake, D. Johnson, L Edwards, T. Garvey, J. Little. First: D. Gardinier, G. Sodman, M Carlson, B. Gerber, T. Paulson, L Sundberg, R. Lehman, P. McDamel Gene Heidenreich, J. Reilly, B. Owen M. Frazier. Fifth: A. Pearson, K. Ostlund, N Gregory, J. Hemgren, J. Webster, V Beckensten, V, Atwood, E. Bowlby, D Giddings, M. Frcer, J. Snider, L Christison. Fourth: B. Weiss, M. Prause, S. Krszj- zaniek, M. Olson. T. Eckman, D. An derson, S. Syring, L. Opem, B. Kin ney, H. Kimberley, J. Rand. Third: J. Bowers, W. Frederick, S Ripple, E. Olson, M. Pierce, B. Beck man, J. Whitney, C. Clark, C. Erm, R Christopher, D. Derbin, J, Frisk. Second: R. Sjodin, M. O'Connor, A Lindquist, R. Calistro, R. Froberg, D Yunger, B. Bacon, V. Crysler, N Chouinard, P. Bisek, B. Weese. First: R. Martin, B. Erickson. B. En ger, J. Price, R. Johnson, K. Ellis, R Pearson, L. Sandbank, D. Stevens, W Phelps. J. Cox, H. Bauer. Fifth: J. Melberg, G. Gay, G. Bjore H. Ruscher, J. Bengston, J. Walter, J Lingren, S. Guy, M. Blaska, P. Erick son, G. Duffy. Fourth: D. Koons, M. Bennett, J. Eat on, S. Miller, M. Anderson, M 0'Keefe, C. Simonson, C. Smith. E DeJarlais, A. Krogh. Third: J. Schultz, D. Soley, G. .Iohn son, A. Ness, S. Krszjzaniek, S. Mills I. Walton. D. Ashe, B. Smith, J Pfleider, J. Eaton. Second: S. Meland, J. Moey, B. Robi son, D. Smith. J. Howell. D. Berthu lame, L. Scharber. A. Runnels, M Stover. S. Sonterrc. First: J. Johnson. J. Bauer. L. Szy plinski, J. Koivula. J. Olson, S. Rohl B. Carey, J. Nygaard, J. Reno, L Magnuson, L. Madison. Fifth: R. Peterson. A. Axelson, G Bernhagen, J. Janiak, C. Wiberg, V McGongale. G. Horbal, D. Gadbow, D Poatc. F. Wellhausen, A. Davis. Fourth: K. Ross, F. Griep, E. Hamp- ton, G. Shannon, N. Jackson. B. Ja- cobson. B. Olson. C. Olsen. J. Peter son. B. Weeks. Third: B. Evans, C. Roslaud, W. Swan son, C. Stanley, L. Buehler, C. Schwab D. Brodhead, E. Miller, D. Stcppe. J Corbin, J. Howell. Second: K. Lage, M. Frantz. D. Jones S. Anderson, E. Hulegaard. C. Hazen G. Sundquist. L. Fredrickson. V. Jar: us, M. Nord. First: J. Goodrich. T. King, J. Guy, C. Hendricks. L. Riebis, E. Peek, A. Headly, R. Titterud, D. Reuter, F. Gillilund, R. Swenson. v Q s cf... .. 5 9 Although many of them seem to think that the 7th grade must be the hardest, one look at these 346 students will assure you that they are having a good time. Their class advisers, Mrs. Freeburg, Mrs. Knutson, Miss Gow, Mr. Lappin, Mr. Stim- ler, Mr. John Johnson, and Mr. Hansen, ably as- sisted them in adjusting to high school life. The class selected Dick Whitney as president, for the first semester, and Dottie Olson as presi- dent for the second semester, with David Castle as vice-president, Dennis Schumacker as secre- tary, and LeRoy Peterson as treasurer. Joyce Anderson, Mary Watson, Penny Foss., Judy Erickson, Audrey Hagen, Paul Lommen, and Francis Lewis represented the 7th grade on the Junior High Student Council. The 7th graders took part in many school ac- tivities. Sandra Cooper was the representative to the Junior Red Cross Council for the forty-five seventh grade members. Judy Erickson and Janet Hall were the football and basketball homecoming attendants respectively. Bill Brock was high point man of the 7th grade in intra- murals. In Bombers and Junior G.A.A. the stu- dents also took an active part. One of the most important events of the year was the class party on November 6, highlighted by a talent show, and square-dancing. Fifth: D. Boehlke, D. Meister, R. Tuf- ford, R. Lowe, N. Bonde, J. O'Conner, D. Blaska, W. Brock, R. Snyder, J. Lund. Fourth: L. Berry, L. Bonde, T. Well- hausen, B. Anderson, P. Anderson, B. Bush, C. Erickson, R. Erickson, J. Looyen. Third: D. Lwgard, R. Olson, G. Ost- lund, F. Roberts, H. Bird, D. Rydell, G. Anderson, S. Besch, E. Bellows, A. Jaworski. Second: J. Blesi, H. Kuss, G. Maag, E. Dorwardt, D. Collison, M. Peterson, J. Cook, J. Spratt, D. Matt. First: R. Palmer, P. Follrath, L. Boldt, D. Berg, C. Bergstrom, M. Brock, L. gireenlee, L. Saukko, D. Zophi, L. Be- eau. Fifth: A. Elefson, M. Hokanson, A. LaPlant, J. Pristin, K. Hippie, D. Em- mans, J. Killbury. Fourth: B. Harrier, C. Johnson, K. Kalland, C. Day, N. Hovind, W. Sand- er, F. Lewis, J. Jacobsen. Third: A. Charette, P. Ellingson, K. Nelson, R. Schaeber, G. Schwab, J. Keillor, N. Henning. Second: R. Granger, K. Anderson, C. Hayes, P. Schnarr, D. Salter, M. Rand, B. Larson, D. Hunt. First: P. Douglas, A. Duerr, M. Jones, G. Nelson, J. Richardson, P. Foster, B. Runnels, D. Rogers, S. Lindberg. Fifth: B. Born, R. Altenweg, J. Ma- thias, J. Hall, S. Nelson, J. Szyplinski, K. Krogh, J. Moore, C. Carlson, C. Burton. Fourth: T. Gadbow, N. Wolff, J. Hodgkins, J. Anderson, J. Beltrand. W. Spidahl, J. Anderson, L. Mirley, B. Krause. Third: P. Buchholz, J. Stroh- mayer, D. Boyer. R. Wilson, E. Amies. M. Watson, N. Page. C. Gilson, S. Smith, J. Tennison. Second: S. Kohler, R. Montague, M. Bulen, S. Burton, M. Spencer, C, Carlson, P. Foss A. Kent First: D. Nilner, R. Bebcau, R. Pro- vast, D. Chapman, D. Strand, J. Stew- art, D. Wold, R. Swanson, D. Thun- strom, R. Wiele. Fifth: J. Pearson, K. Dahlman, C. Han- son. E. Lee, R. Whitnev, L. Hoeeatt. D. Rvdholm, W. Sonterre, W. Hollom. Fourth: D, Quigley, A. Rogers, P. La- Bonne, B. Hill, S. Larson, S. Luke, R. Sarpentier. A. Frazier. Third: S. Coop- er, J. Schultz, S. Saatholi, D. Lentz, L. Hoel, C. Schake, S. Scott, B. Gingery, A. Hagen. Second: L. Bizek, J. Tober- man. N. Hedtke, C. Jones, R. Frantz, L. Brabander. P. Rustad, M. Bickford. First: T. Peterson, P. Schenk. G. Nel- son, E. Thurston, A. Strohinayer, .l. Kemp, R. Spano, D. Schumacker. K. Melloy. Fifth: J. Edgarton, R. Jennison, R. Watson. C. Bonnctt, J. Eyrich, R. Ol- son, D. Castle. G. Wellberg, J. Erick- son, M. Butler. Fourth: M. Berg, M. Carlson, M. Hanson, G. Magnuson. T. Heil, J. Bourdeau, E. Brockmier, M. Wodiechowski, S. Davis. Third: G. Hu hes J Grendwhl R, Dehn R Wolf g , . . . . . . S. Gregerson, D. Hathaway, D. Holm- berg, G. Grant, B. Dill, J. Paananen. Second: Willia LaBounty, G. Hudson. E. Iverson, A. Hyatt, K. Leider, D. Bearl. E. Kugawa, H. Hovind. J. Had- ler. First: J. Grant, J. Cline, L. Gadola, D. Hingten, G. MaeGlover, E. Petty, J. Madson, D. Potter, R. Langr, K. Hus- ton. Fifth: L. Swing. A. Springer, M. Cass. G. Fideldy, H. Shephard, C. Stegora, P. Dahlgren, R. Schlagel, R. Sunderlin. Fourth: S. Wetherly, A. Titterud, B. Olexa, L. Tysver, K. Matusovic, R. Rybak, K. Ernst, D. Ladly, L. Sebeck. Third: M. Dorholt, E. Nelson, C. Tain- ter, M. Cantield. L. Sonterre. P. Laur- rence, I.. Palmer. L. Dady, J. Strouse. Second: K. Stysuk, J. Grossnickle, B. Karsikas, C. Scharber. M. Tommer- dahl. J. Tammi, L. Tauber, C. Peter- son, S. Chapman. First: W. Luedtke. G. Lambert. D. Samborski, D. Olson, E. Shaw, C. Tishinann, J. James, J. Cottingham, G. Gerber. Fifth: L. Hauglid, R. Englund, A. Hus- ton, M. Goodrich, J. Peterson, D. Meis- ter, D. Powell, C. Hagestuen. G. Knut- son, D. Martinson. Fourth: P. Lommcn. J. Haney, S. Herdine, K. Nelson, C. Roseland, J. Ingolls. L. Peterson, C. Craig. R. Danielson. Third: T. Mur- ' phy. C. Kunz. J. Morphew, D. Kottke. K. Kost, R. Niven, J. Peterson, S. Schultz, D. Nyrok, B. Mathews. Sec- ond: D. Ness, T. Nygard, C. Dingley, C. Cartwright, M. Nutter, V. Gould, R. Maller C Foell I.. Michallson. First- y, I. , . . R. Gardin, R. Kok, E. Gusik, .l. Hof- farth, J. Grant. J. Frederickson, M. Meyers, D. Christenson. T. Hesli, M. Moberg. pq.. M W A WEOJMM' S7 My if NQQ , Q X0 0 Q E? b W W ,W Rf xiii? WQWWWM K-1 ' QQQAZQSQ? Z sf ' W Q3-QEEA 5pw T274 V 'gg QMQW0,fjQ3MQ!Q' M x E3 WW fl T K if X ' UMW if Q jf Sf' S" QC. i 5 I is Q? 5 ,C F fl- 5 2 fi ff lj'.i '-I f ff, tif . EF 'wxsggwxi 1 Q, 5 SYN f E QQ ifixlxf i V flhffw fur ,,1,LX " +tff"' mf t V-AL ,f U , 7 1 If .- - " s , 0 e gs , .xdcfiuifiezi 6' -4-Q - 0 There's something about the band marching down the street, golden plumes shimmering . . . thereis something about the chorus, resplendent in their robes . . . there's something about a Student Coun- cil meeting . . . there's something about every school activity . . . something that makes you lift your head proudly . . . that makes you glad you go to Anoka High . . . that makes you feel a glow of satisfaction . . . because you are part of these organizations . . . you have worked, you have given of your time and of your abilities to make them what they are . . . in return they have given you . . . a feeling of impor- tance and belonging, opportunities to develop your talents . . . taught you responsibility and cooperation . . . they are part of your memories . . . and the mem- ories of other students who attended our school in years gone by who were proud as we are proud. . f!M qL x-1 M gpjtjf, M ffj'fff? iff' if ff 'vii Kgbffiwytff' ffm .giucfenf Councifdaclfi :Sfuclenf dandy Student Council officers are: Eddie Brown. vice-president: Jerry Hall, president: Jim Johansen. treasurer: and Anne Alf, secretary. Democratic self-government in Anoka is represented by the Senior Student Council whose representatives are the members of the National Honor Society and six rep- resentatives from grades 10, 11, and 12. As projects this year they took charge of both homecomings and after careful consideration they decided on and laid the foun- dation for an ethics committee, which will probably be in effect next year. Representatives were sent to both the state and national conventions. Officers are President Jerry Hall, Vice President Eddie Brown, Secretary Anne Alf and Treasurer Jim Johansen. As junior members of Anokals student government, President Bill Gunther, Vice President Tom Gray, Secre- tary Carol Warn and Treasurer Dick Johnson were the officers responsible for the work of the Jr. High Student Council. The year was successfully started by sponsoring a parent-teacher open house. Other projects undertaken were locker clean up. yard committee, and a talent pro- gram of which half of the funds went to the March of Dimes. and the other half for a trip in the spring. FLOLCLIQ IQPQIDQPUQJ 0lfU" l'l'lel'Yl0l'i05 Putting out a yearbook is the result ot' hard work as this year's co-editors, Anne Alf and Katherine Swanson, and co-business managers. Darrell Tilleskior and Bevalyn Bunker will veri- ly. Even before school started the editors and business managers went to the N.S.P.A. conven- tion at the University ot' Minnesota to get ideas and learn what other schools do in journalism, Then they spent hours taking pictures, selecting committees, and finally getting everything proof- read and sent to the publishers and engravers, Since a yearbook must be paid tor, the mana- gers supervised the subscription campaign. the selling of refreshments at the games, the solicita- tion of sponsors, and in general the making cer- tain that enough money was on hand to make the l'Anokan" a 1954 storehouse of memories from Anoka High School. And because the book was a class project, just about every senior pitched in and helped in some way. Those who contributed in innumerable ways will never forget the fun of working together and the thrill ot' getting behind the t'Anokan" and seeing it through to the finish Mr. Carroll John- son advised the entire project. KGHCJ Ld 5 l0CU"a 8 HBAND! ATTENTION!" "O. K. HUGO, Line it up!," and thus started the 1953-54 season of the A.H.S. Band. "Remember all the football games that the band marched at and all the pepfests they played and yelled at. Remem- ber when the band outyelled the whole student body?" "Oh, how can we forget? To those outside the band it was one of the organizations doing the most for the school spirit." "I'll never forget the high- light of the marching season, Halloween. Boy, was that a day! Two parades, one rehears- al, and the game. We had com- petition that day, too, in the form of 'Bomba' and the Grand Rapids Band, but we were none the worse for it. And the tiger cage we formed with George Nold dressed as the tiger roar- ing to the tune of Tiger Rag. "Yes, that was quite a day, but what I recall most was 'Anoka Night' at the Laker game, January sixteenth, when the band marched at the Min- neapolis Auditorium and was televised. Our high s p i r i t s didn't chill with the outside temperature of twenty below. BRR!" "Oh, and how about the foot- ball trip when we went to Still- water. We didn't get to march, but it was fun making the trip." "You bet, and then how hap- py we all were when we found that we had passed our quota in magazine selling. No one thought we could sell three thousand dollars worth but we did, and got a beautiful plaque for it, too. I wonder how Tom Hilliard managed to sell so many subscriptions." "The trip to the Ice Follies awarded to the top salesmen of ACAUO! acfiuifiea was surely fun. It made all the work worth while." "Oh, and remember all the basketball games! It made you proud to lead the student body in 'Anoka Fight Song' and the 'Basket Song'." "The Homecoming were real- ly tremendous this year. Play- ing the marches for all the beautiful attendants and the queens was really a thrill!" "Don!t forget the pop con- cert! It was the best event of the year for the band. Dick Walter as president, Paul Franke as vice-president, Dick Macko as secretary-treasurer, and JoAnn Strand, Jerry Her- berg, Dave Baugus, and Kenny Davis as class representatives on the band council supervised the committees which made the Pop Concert one of the milestones in the Band's his- tory." "Then there were the dis- trict and state music contests. Anoka came home with so many 'A's' that they again proved that they were one of the top bands in competition." "Wasn't Dick Walter a won- derful drum major? Charlie Crandall made a terrific field marshal, too. And the twirlers, Jackie Moran, Marilyn Meyer, and Judy Israel were really superb." "Yes, they're all wonderful, but the secret of the success of the band lay in Mr. Johnson, who taught us musicianship above all else. Colleges that get people who have studied under him really appreciate the train- ing he gives us. He's tops. Hats off to him!" "Even Memorial Day is over and Commencement. Well, at least summer concerts are ahead so we can play once more." This year the chorus, under the able direction of Miss Ruth Hallenberg, has experienced another year of sparkling accomplishments. The chorus various soloists, and ensembles, not only enriched the school life but the community as well by appearing before church groups, P.T.A., and at other social functions. Sunday, December sixth, the chorus presented its last Christmas concert in the "oldl' high school auditorium, to one of the largest audiences ever to attend such a function. It was a truly magnificent musical presentation. highlighted by a Christmas Cantata, "The Nativityf' Eddie Brown, this year's accompanist, played the prelude to 'tThe Nativityf, Soloist, Ann Olson, sang "While the Shepherds Watched Their Flocksng David Mason, George Zubulake, and Bob Potter sang the solos of the three wisemen in 'tWe Three Kings", while the mixed octette, girls' sextette, and boys, oc'- tette contributed several beautiful numbers. Mr. Bye gave his annual speech, and enough money was earned to buy ten new robes. On April second, the soloists and small ensembles sang in the district contest. Twelve soloists, the girls' sextette, girls' octette, boys' octette, and mixed octette were chosen in a preliminary contest and from there went on to the other contests. The girls' sextette was composed of Kay McCau- ley, Ann Olson, LaDonna All, Doris Walton, Judy Herberg, and Raeola Smith. The girls, octette was composed of the sextette plus Deanna Flint and Donna Daml. The boys' octette consisted of Eddie Brown, Gordon Lindgren, Robert Swanson, Robert Rither, Jerry Hall, Robert Potter, George Zubulake, and Robert Gerber. The members of the mixed octette were Kay McCauley, Pat Mullen, Doris Walton, Phyllis Jensen, Eddie Brown, Gordon Lindgren, Jerry Hall, and David Mason. Those who won "A's,' in the district contest were allowed to go on to the state music con- test. At the state contest the chorus again made an enviable record. On April twenty-fourth. the mixed chorus and girls' glee club competed. The purpose of this section of the contest was not to win an opportunity to compete in the state contest, but just to receive constructive criticism by competent judges. In May came the spring concert with the music generally in a lighter vein. The beautiful formals of the girls brought a touch of spring into the auditorium. All members will remember this year as one of the very finest in the history of the chorus. The school and chorus are thankful for the sincere efforts of Miss Hallenberg and for the marvelous support given the chorus by the community. .x4n0LaAi Lelaf uri in orme If you've seen Betty Mattson and Barbara Pease, the co-editors of the Anokahi, busily engaged in conversation with Miss Fleischmann, their ad- viser, you can bet they were working out details for the next Anokahi. Of course, they werenlt the only ones working. Paul Franke, the capable business manager, solicited ads and Ruth Hayek, the exchange editor. saw that the paper was sent to other schools. David Larson helped set-up the copy and also did sports writing, along with Don Hardle, Jerry Herberg, Ronnie Strand, Stewart Laird, and Wendell Beckman. The feature Writ- ers, Shirlee Weese, Bevalyn Bunker, Donna Daml, Helene Turnbull, Anne Alt, Margareta Westmann, and Kaisa Kotiaho did a terrific job on the paper's monthly columns. The reporters. Virginia Jacobson, Callista McCauley, Eleanor Meyer, Marilyn Peek, Joan Noreen, Marilyn Crowe, Ruth Hayek, Lois Porter, JoAnne King, Margel Driscoll, Jackie Burns, Leanne Driscoll, Nancy Schlafge Virginia Chase, Kathryn Good- rich, Janice Bergstrom, Colleen Kerns, Kathleen Magers, LaVonne Hovind, Koryne Kaneski, Kath- leen Murney, Nancy Norlund, Margaret Hunt, Sally Scarborough, Benita Wallick, JoAnn Reyn- olds, Joan Anderson, Marlys Conger, Darlyn Bovee, Marge Schwandt, Gail Cox, Janet Livgard, Ann Tammi, Joyce Hauck, Donna Barrett, Myr- tice Reed, Mary Henning, lan unusually large statfl did an excellent job of writing up the news in an interesting and diiierent fashion. The nine issues of the paper proved to be an exciting record of the year's activities. C6166 l"0lfU'l6!26! Olflf OU!" Some of the most ambitious scientific giants of Anoka High School have been turning out to the meetings of the .lunior Acad- emy of Science. Capably led by Terrance Mitchell, President, and Nancy Schlafge, Secretary-Treasur- er, and under the guidance of Mr. Greengo, the club has experienced a successful year. They have been working on many different projects. One in- triguing project, a cyclotron, was made by Joel Baumgartner and displayed at the Fourth Annual Science Congress at St. Cloud Teachers College this spring. The club has gained much scientific knowledge through co-operation with one another. All along the way they have had a lot of fun. dckoof A 0 Opportunities are given for spir- itual growth and expression in this non-denominational club. Al- though a small group, they felt that there is a definite place in a busy school for an organization which places emphasis on Chris- tian fellowship. A lighter side to its yearly activities was the Hal- loween party. Mr. John Johnson advised the group with the assistance of Nan- cy Schlafge, president, and John Look, secretary-treasurer. if l l The 18 members of the Stamp Club met on each Monday noon in order to exchange ideas on col- lecting stamps and to show each other what new possibilities were open in this fascinating hobby. Their adviser, Mr. Buehler, helped with short talks on the important phases of collecting. During the year they had contests, in which they divided into teams, the win- ner of which was given an award. They also planned an exhibit, more collections of U. S. stamps old and new, and encouraged topical col- lecting. Because of its program, members discover that collecting is fun as well as informative and that the ways of building up a col- lection are extremely varied. cjvlegaevl uri earn cloing If you sec a new pin or medal this year, it's likely one of the new Science Club emblems. Some fifty members are proudly sporting them because of membership in a club which success- fully combines fun with serious ac- tivities. Highlights of the year were Dr. Breckenridge's nature talk, the Easter vacation trip, and the annual picnic, With Jack Crawford as pres- ident: Don Hardle, vice-president: Betty Mattson, secretaryg David Dil- cher, treasurer: Terrence Mitchell, program chairman: and Mr. Greengo, adviser: the club finished a most suc- cessful year. X - i 2 The Ilome Economics Club started oil' the year by making beanies for the football homecoming and selling cheerios during the noon hour. In this way they were able to purchase table cloths to brighten up the Home Ec. department. The annual Christmas banquet and the ice and roller skating parties pro- vided recreation for the members. Club officers were Joan Noreen, president: JoAnn Miller, vice-presi- dentg Helen Cox, secretaryg and Jean- ette Miller, treasurer. Jeanette Daly and Elaine Emmans were point chair- men. Mrs. Anderson and Miss Goodrich were advisers. Poge titty-two The Future Farmers of America is a national organization of boys study- ing vocational agriculture. Improved agriculture, better local communities. a more satisfying farm home life and better farmer citizens are the F.l".A.'s primary goals. Teams of this organ- ization competed in six district and state judging contests, Floats in the Homecoming and llal- loween parades and the Parents-Sons banquet were highlights of this year's activities. Officers were President, Bob Erick- son, Vice-President, Denny Demarsg Secretary, Bob Pikep Treasurer. Terry Demarsf Reporter. Ken Guleg and Sen- tinel. Bob Lage. Mr. Hammer was ad- viser. rouiclecl fun an en 'o menf Resolved: That the President of the U. S. Should Bc Elected by the Peo- ple. Will the members of the debate club ever forget the pros and cons of this year's topic? Under the guidance of Mr. Victor Jacobson, the growing club became co-champion with South St. Paul for the region which gave them the opportunity to go to the state. David Dilcher, Virginia Jacob- son, Nancy Schlafge, and Betty Matt- son as the "A" squad did the honors for the school. aff: .........nll. 55 I? These girls proved this year what a dependable and useful group they are. For several weeks after school began. they took complete charge of the library and kept everything func- tion smoothly and efficiently until a librarian was appointed. Throughout the year they kept the library neat. in order, and ready for us to use. The many imaginative and colorful dis- plays on the library bulletin boards were prepared by them. Many thanks to these girls, to their president, Kathryn Goodrich: to their secretary. Pat Kane: and to our lie brarian, Miss Berg. i 2 5 tr' 1 mm ff-M3 7 gf 4 yy' . Q 4' i fwfaai to 5. A 7546? ' fx-ft f ' . ,. ,. 2 ' 7 - ' i--' 7 i .J Any boy in any grade who meets certain qualifications and is chosen by Mr. Sfimler may become a mem- ber of the Film Operators Club. These boys learn how to run a movie projector. tape recorder, and slide strips, and how to fix broken films. and projectors. The operators also performed a great service to us this past year by showing films to the dif- Leiient classes during their study a s. Pogo fifty-throc auglzf uri Acwlemlzila an co-0 erafion These are the adventurers who are exploring the mysteries of a new language. Verbs, prepositions and idioms seem so difficult but are so much fun when they are mastered and are used in everyday speech. But learning a new language also opens the doors to a better understanding of the customs and lands of Span- ish speaking people. Even Richard Macko's accordian had a Latin Ameri- can tone when he entertained at the Christmas party. This year Gay Mc- Dearman served as president, Nancy Schlafge, vice-president, Barbara Lind- quist, secretary, and Honore Paulson, treasurer. Mrs. Jurek was its adviser. Anoka High is very proud of its chapter of the National Junior Red Cross and feels its officers uphold the high standards set by their prede- cessors. Jack Crawford, presidentg Diana DeJarIais, secretaryg David Lar- son, treasurerg and Kathryn Goodrich, senior council member, deserve thanks and praise for the unselfish effort they have given our Junior Red Cross Chapter, They were ably assisted by representatives from all classes, junior high officers, and the other members of the junior and senior high execu- tive councils. The understanding and experience of Miss Melby and hcr un- selfish generosity with her time and Here are the veterans who left be- hind them the struggle with the in- tricacies of grammar and those other bugbears of learning a new language. They have acquired the facility of speaking fluently, of reading the lit- erature of our Spanish neighbors, and of acquiring an understanding of their culture. Skits, games. movies, and songs are used to make their meetings fun as well as useful. Senora Jurek advises the club with Senoritas Bonnie Hathaway, president: Marlys Conger, secretary: and Virginia Chase, treas- urer. Page nity-four morale uri Leffer ufure cifizenfi eflort has again smoothed the way for an efficient. lively and popular Red Cross Chapter. Jack Crawford, Marion Hall, and Diana DeJarIais attended the Leader- ship Training Camp at Lake Minne- tonka in the latter part of September. They returned to school brimming with ideas such as the decorating of the State Hospital for holidays. This year the club added the Ells- worth Air Force Base in South Dakota to its program by making tray favors for it. The largest project of the year was gift making for foreign country boxes. The purpose of the Rooters' Club is to give our school team their whole- hearted support. These girls have the pep and enthusiasm which add to the excitement ot' the games. The mem- bers attend all the games sitting in one section which makes their cheer- ing more effective. Their attractive maroon megaphones with gray "A's" distinguish them from the rest of the spectators. For the first time since the beginning of the Rooter's Club the members will receive pins. Gail Cox is president: and Kathie Magers, secre- tary-treasurer. Page fifty-flve -si 'af no "Do-sa-do and around you go!" can be heard from the gymnasium on the second and fourth Monday nights of each month. These are the members of the Square Dance Club as the girls in. their flurry skirts whirl around with the fellows for an evening of good fun. -Steward Laird was the president with Eddie Brown holding the posi- tion of secretary-t1'easurer. . The calling was done by our versa- tile, Mr. Klonowski, who enjoyed the evenings as much as the kids did. Some of the dances enjoyed by the members are "Oh Johnnie," "Ting-a- Ling," and "Glow Worm." ea er dex mafifer CJALHC The largest and most active girls' organization is the G.A.A. for whom President JoAnn Strand, Vice-presif dent Audrey Gow, Secretary Marilyn Bush, Treasurer Jackie Burns, and the council planned the activities. The year was started with a Mixer, fol- lowed by the very successful initia- tion! Some of the girls admitted they had never worked as hard as they did that night when they scrubbed the This year the Jr. G.A.A. has been very active in sports. When school started, the kids elected Brenda Kin- ney, President: Myrna Blaska, Vice' President: Susan Scales, Treasurer: and Judy Lindgren, Secretary, to lead the year's activities. During the fall, they played soccer and in the winter months their fa- vorite pastimes were skating and bowling. Before Christmas. the kids had a mixer and talent show combined. Everyone had lots of fun. Mrs. Abeler supervised the group. Puge filtyasix 5Lif6 Ln mud oll' the whole gym floor. Through- out the year they participated in or- ganized and nnorganized sports. In December they sponsored the Snow Dance, which spotlighted Jerry Hall and Janice Fisher as king and queen. When spring came the annual Mother- Daughter Banquet was held, and new members were formally initiated. Mrs. Abeler advised this large and active group. E S A iss- Lgzcclenfd exce! in ramafic l The Thespian Society is a national organization whose membership is earned by conduct, leader- ship, cooperation, scholarship and just plain hard work. Membership is also earned on the point basis, with fifteen points as a minimum. They are earned in various ways, such as, one for every ten lines in a play, one for every ten tickets sold for a play, and one for every ten hours spent working on the play in some capacity. It is also possible for one to earn 100 or more points thus making one an Honor Thespian. The people chosen to direct the clubls pro- ceedings for the year are: Gary Kurilla, presi- dentg Mary Ann Frazier, vice-presidentg Leanne Driscoll and Betty Ruth Mattson, co-secretaries, and Coleen Kerns, treasurer. Due to the crowded conditions of classes, the Thespians haven't accomplished as much as they would have liked to do, and this has created keen competition for leading and character roles in the plays. The melo-drama, "Under the Gaslightf' was the first major production given by the Speech Department on November 20-21 at the High school. The play was a success due to an excel- lent cast headed by Jack Crawford, as one of the New York bloods of that timeg Audrey Gow, as one of the Belles of Societyg Charles Coler, as the villaing and Bev Bunker, as the right hand of the villain. The supporting cast was Margareta West- man, Joeanne Slater, Jack Blesi, and Deanna Noll. Dick Walter did a very good job as Master of Ceremonies for the numbers between acts. Betty Ruth Mattson was the student director. The next production was "Room for One More" given the beginning of March. Betty Ruth Mattson was given the leading role as the mother. Gary Allen, as Joey, Leanne Driscoll, as .Ianeyg Raeola Smith, as Bettyg and Chuck Bowers, as Jimmy John supported by Eleanor Meyer, Margie Schwandt, Virginia Jacobson, David Larson, Co- leen Kerns, and Wendell Beckman. The play will be under the direction of the practice teacher Miss Jean Moland, and student director, Mar- gareta Westman. Aside from the good feeling derived from a play well given and well received, this group of Thespians will always remember the gay festive spirit, the colorful costumes, the flashing eyes and smiling faces of friends and proud parents. The little incidents have caused many a giggle and a few deep blushes. Torn skirts, falling hoops, misplaced props, memory lapses, hasty ad-libs, and many others contributed to a general gaiety that did much to make a 'thappy familyf' They will remember too, the get togethers after the plays and the little glow they got inside when Miss Hoglund praised them for a task well done. They will remember the patience, under- standing and even the occasional scoldings she gave them. And they will always thank her for the lessons she taught them through the me- diums of speech and play acting. Several Christmas programs were given by the speech students to P.T.Afs, Womenis Clubs, and various other organizations. Immediately after Christmas vacation the stu- dents concentrated on preparing for the one-act play and speech contest held in the Spring. .f4fALfic6 Athletics at Anoka High School .... is color, ex- citement, thrills .,.. exuberant Cheerleaders, dress- ed in maroon and grey .... the band playing "Tor- nado Rag" .... students shouting, cheering, stand- ing to sing the school song .... a capacity-filled auditorium .... tense, hushed moments at the end of a closely-fought game .... boys from our classes changed into athletes .... dressed in football jerseys or basketball shorts or another uniform .... playing with teamwork .... fighting to win .... heart- breakin defeats and 'ubilant victories .... new 2 J trophies added to the trophy case .... homecom- ings .... beautiful queens and their attendants .... good sportsmanship and school spirit .... the "A" Club and the National Honor Society .... this is ath- letics at Anoka High School. Page sixty-one 0l'L0l":5 6LlfU6U"6!Q6l fo 6!eif8l"Uil'lg 6LtAiiQf5 AJS. T14 vcpfug Waf yjdflzzzfic .gjcllofardkip .Sgociefq Pcnqe snxfy-th orna oed afar in gri iron c adkea The team coached by Stan Nelson and cap- tained by Jerry Hall began practice at the fair grounds on August 24. There were 41 boys that reported for the first workout, and they all worked very hard trying to get ready for the first game. During the first two weeks the team scrim- maged Edina, Robbinsdale and St. Cloud Ca- thedral. Anoka's squad breezed through the first five games with three wins against only one loss to Columbia Heights and one tie to St. Louis Park. The last half of the season was not quite so suc- cessful as the Tornadoes lost three straight games. The first game of the year pitted the green Tornadoes against the seasoned St. Louis Park team. It looked as if experience would be the telling factor in the game as Park scored first but that didn't stop Anoka, The boys kept fighting until finally with only thirty seconds remaining in the game, Ade Beltrand, behind the best block- ing of the game, ran wide around right end and scored the tying touchdown. The next game was played at Columbia Heights. Although the team tried right up to the final gun, they could not push across the goal for the needed touchdown. The final score was seven to six, with Heights the victor. The team was really up for the next game with Hastings as it was Hastings which had upset the Tornadoes homecoming of the year before. After a very hard fought game, Anoka came out on top seven to six. The next game was played at So. St. Paul. It was the Packers' homecoming and they really wanted to win that game. Anoka, however, came from behind in the second half to defeat Page sixty-four Q she them thirteen to six. The following week was the Tornadoes, home- coming. Anoka's opponent was West St. Paul. This time the boys won as Coach Nelson cleared the bench in the final quarter. The final score was nineteen to six. At this stage of the game Anoka was considered a title contender mainly because of their fine defensive showings. No team had scored more than one touchdown against them. In the next three weeks the Anoka picture took a turn for the worse as they lost their last three games to put them out of the championship picture. With Stillwater, the Anoka defense only let up twice, but each time the Ponies scored. It was a big enough margin and they won fourteen to nothing. Dad's Day was the following week. and the boys were all out to show their Dads they could play football. They tried but the powerful White Bear team ended up on top with a score of twenty-seven to zero. The final game of the year and also the final game for the seniors on the squad was the Pump- kin Bowl. Here Anoka's opponent was a very strong Grand Rapids team. Anoka's stubborn de- fense folded in the last half and Grand Rapids came on to win nineteen to six. As the end of the season came around, Anoka had placed three men on the All-Conference teams, Jerry Hall and Roger Hedstrom making the first team and Ade Beltrand placing on the second team. All in all it was a very good season for the Anoka squad. Much credit should be given to Coach Stan Nelson, who did a big job during his first season at Anoka. M 'W ,l .fww 4 w 66 77 5 6tl'l6lZ?0lflfl6Ql"5 gbtibtlne f6U"6 The Anoka High School "B" squad, coached by Garth Lappin and Donald Thom, had a good sea- son in football. They dropped the first two games by one touchdown margin, losing to St. Louis Park, 7-0, and White Bear, 13-7. The Stillwater and Columbia Heights games both ended in ties 6-6 and 7-7. After these defeats the boys caught fire by downing So. St. Paul 20-13 and drubbing Ramsey in the final game 27-0. The team showed steady improvement throughout the year and should do a fine job of filling the vacancies of graduating varsity members. The Bomber squad, coached by Charles Zwie- ner and Jerome Wagner, are showing great promise as grid stars of the future. The 65 boys out have played three intersquad games. A A . Q X . . If f 1, 155.-3, J - ' ,M Kiki vimuwwf- Lv J :f i T :QQ wwf' .--wffffwmifv' X k,. ,. ,W . , . ---,,,,' wg , "ffl , . WTQEW sz ek -h 275 , ilu ' 9 an Q' 'Q' 5 - 5 4 Q, J L Y S " 3, m E1 X my 7 6, K4 P if Jam I N K S Si-gg M Q 3' 5 W x 1, 4' si M X 5 Wim H as af as 4 1 ,E xm , A K? gf "M .. fr eaufifuf Queen .fduclrey reignd Gow ll crovvns Ai?dTec?0ib3u ,lerrv Hai me 195 O iglkaixigcomlng' Reigning over the 1953-54 Football Homecoming festivities was our lovely queen, Miss Audrey Gow. She was attended by Judy Erickson, 7th grade, Gail Shannon, 8th grade, Anita DeJarlais, 10th grade, Gay McDearmon, 11th grade, and Donna Siodin, 12th grade. Judy Hagen and Sally Bune were train bearers, and Robert Olson proudly carried in the football hel- met with which the queen was crowned. Homecoming festivities really got under way in the evening before homecoming, with the pep meeting at Bridge Square, the snake dance, bon-fire, and "B" Squad game. A pep band, with rolled-up pant legs, marched through the streets and did the Bunny Hop across the field at half time. Captain Jerry Hall crowned Queen Audrey at the program the next afternoon. Duane Schulte presented our queen with flowers, Dick Walter gave her history, and Bob Potter sang her favorite song, "Tenderly.'i The German Band played several of their selections under the direction of Von Herberg. Everyone roared as Dick Mackovitch wiggled his toes in time to the music. Pep talks and cheers brought the assembly to a close. The Homecoming parade built around the slogan of "Settle the Westw followed the assembly. Taking first prize honors was the G.A.A. float. Anoka defeated West St. Paul in the game played at Goodrich Field that evening. At halftime, Queen Audrey and her attendants appeared at the field in convertibles. The band formed two lines across the field and Queen Audrey was escorted between them by Dick Walter and Charles Crandall to the tune of "You, You, You." The annual homecoming dance brought home- coming festivities to a close. over joofgaf .Homecoming T' 5527, gf I . my K , - 1 W? -, ...i-,..e,e,aW.-..,. ,,A , , A .., A 4A . 'QLA ea , Left to right from top: Gay McDearmon, Donna Slodin, Anita DeJarlais, Queen Audrey, Nina Paul, Gail Shannon, and Judy Erickson. 8 .,!4noLa cagem awe Jucceddfuffiearion A record of eleven wins and nine losses brought our basketball season to a successful close. Jack CampbelI's. capable coaching and many hours of hard practice made this excellent record possible. Early in November our basketball team began to practice. From the twenty-seven boys who re- ported to those practices the fifteen members of our A Squad were chosen. Among those selected were five returning lettermen, Jerry Hall, Ron Kish, Bob Youngquisf, Dick Hartfiel, and Dick Walter. After three scrimmages with Robbins- dale and much practice, the team was ready for their first game. Our first game, December 4, proved that all the preparation paid off for the Tornadoes romped over Ramsey by a score of 69 to 26. By winning the next three consecutive games, Anoka made a clean sweep of the pre-Christmas season. During Christmas vacation, the team made their annual trip. This year the Tornadoes trav- eled to Coleraine, Minnesota, where they suf- fered their first defeat at the hands of Green Bay High School, 63 to 59. The fine floor play of Jerry Hall and Ron Kish helped us make the first game after Christmas vacation with Elk River an Anoka victory. Our first conference defeat was handed us by a powerful South St. Paul team. After a hard- fought battle, Anoka was handed its next confer- ence defeat by the Hastings Raiders. Then the Tornadoes came back into the winning column Page seventy by routing White Bear, 57 to 38 but dropped the next game to Braham, 75 to 63. A hard-fought thriller was the game with Still- water. Excitement ran high in the capacity-filled auditorium as the Ponies edged out Anoka 57 to 54 in the third overtime. The Tornadoes went on to win their next three games over Ramsey, Co- lumbia Heights and West St. Paul. The South St. Paul at Anoka game proved to be just as exciting as predicted. Throughout the game the Tornadoes held their own, only to have the Packers eke out a two-point victory in the final minutes of the game. Anoka's next three games with Hastings, Bra- ham, and White Bear were all Tornado victories. In the last game of the regular season, they were defeated by Stillwater by the lopsided score of 65-48. Anoka played Mora in the first game of the district tournament and was defeated by the heart-breaking score of 53 to 52. Backing up our starting line-up were some fine reserves who did an excellent job whenever they were needed. After watching these boys, we can be sure Anoka will continue to have good teams in the future. Our basketball managers, who sported their flashy yellow corduroys and blue-trimmed sweat- ers at all the games, were Duane Schulte and Jack Reeve. Much credit goes to these two boys for the help they gave our team. The 1953-54 basketball team can be proud of the record they left at Anoka High School. Page seventy-one 6Z?v.SD?uac! .gylzowd jiglzfing lairif This yearis "B" Squad, coached by Mr. Wanna- maker, ended the season with a record of 10 wins and 8 losses. Chuck Weinnerlund was the team's leading scorer as he dropped the ball through the hoop for an average of over 15 points per game to make a season total of 227 points. The first game of the year pitted the Torna- does against a green Ramsey five. With Wenner- lund leading the way, Anoka defeated Ramsey 39-31. The second game was another victory for Anoka as we rolled over Milaca 46-30. Our first defeat came at the hands of Columbia Heights, 41-29. Anoka stayed in the losing col- umn by dropping the next game to West St. Paul, 26-24. The Tornadoes defeated Elk River, 30-24, but were toppled again in the next game by South St. Paul by the lopsided score of 35-17. The boys then traveled to Hastings where they were defeated by the score of 39-24. Page seventy-two The Tornadoes bounced back in the next game to defeat White Bear, 30-26. Staying in the win- ning column Anoka traveled to Braham where the final score read Anoka, 55, Braham, 43. Anoka went on just about breaking even in the won and lost column until they met Hastings for the second time and defeated the Raiders, 46-44. The next win came at the expense of Braham. Anoka won this one, 37-24. Anoka rolled over White Bear by a 47-35 score and showing vast improvement in the last game of the season, the Tornadoes defeated Stillwater, 43-36. The season ended with the "B" Squad riding on a four game win streak. As we look back on the season record we see that there are many boys who will star on Anoka basketball teams in the future. Congratulations to a great coach and a fine team for a job well done. S ' i 5 1 f XR S Q SX ll Q E' 'Q 2? :rv A I fi' i ueen gui! crowne Handsome King Ron Kish and lovely Queen Gail Cox reigned over the basketball homecoming festivi- ties. Janet Hall, 7th grade attendant.Sus.an Scales, 8th grade attendant, Claudia Bauer, freshman attendant, Shirley Talbot, sophomore attendant, Rosemary Lind- burgh, junior attendant, and Teanie Mueller, senior attendant completed the royal court. The winsome little train bearers were Kathy Riley, Jackie Larson, Tommy Ward, and Ronnie Hannig. The attendants were escorted onto the glittering snow sprinkled stage through a green-trimmed arch- way to begin the afternoon assembly program. Every- one rose to their feet as the king and queen marched in to take their places and be crowned. Bob Young- quist crowned our charming queen, and Raeola Smith crowned our deserving king. Jack Crawford gave the queen's history and Joe- anne Slater enlightened us with some of the facts of our king's past. Bob Potter sang our queen's favorite song, "Stardust" and our king's favorite song, "Ten- derly" was played by Eddie Brown. A hilarious faculty skit, which gave us a glimpse of Anoka's 1984 cheer- leaders, was one of the highlight's of the program. A few zany selections by the German Band followed. Pep talks by Mr. Campbell and George "Red" Reyn- olds, brought the assembly to a close. Homecoming became a perfect success when the Tornadoes defeated Columbia Heights. The king and queen and their attendants appeared at the half-time of the game and during the intermission of the home- coming dance which brought to a close a very eventful day. af wnfer omecoming edfiuifiefi 5 5 S in ' if ,yew , fe ,Q we sa ii ,Mime :- Wa Q , , ,Q X Y ' VL.-wx fi Wifi. Glmjw'.lkxi ji 13 :JM ff, -4 - I A v 3 ' V . fi? fgiifif 'ff' 1 4: " rf' , """. 1 l 1:Qf,:' .: 555 - . if lf V -V ' 'L 5 . S S as . 12.1 I bf---'-' ,4 ,.,.. 1 , .Sf 4 ' W g ,fy , X ff? -ws 4 M " -1 'fj.l.'i..iAl,..1fF'S1-'71'f'1g-1' ,,..,-Hqivissryzgv gm' -- W, U f , ww V, X xF'V'9f i'Ki 'X - -g,i,'i 5- 3,31 I-43,5 ,gf If ,Q ,,f:3 r ,,fS X ,9+,w1vJ'ai?M2'kQ1s,i' Y 1 is new S." me -41 , , iff- , , .t ss -' ' i 2 - Q: "" f V U A, -. A-ff . " A " L, X, qw-ff f g f . iw -, . 1 .iw QM. i I xl S W V - A k ,iii-,fjl,5.Df'f2'E, ' ' A ll Left to right from top: Teannie Mueller, Rosemary Lind burgh, Susan Scales, Queen Gail Cox, King Ronny Kish, Susan Hall, Shirley Talbot, and Claudia Bauer. Page se-ve nty-fi ve NOAH fffflfggelnfi tag? C0l'l QPQFLCQ Cl"0bUl'l -o' In keeping with tradition, Anokals baseball team chalked up another successful season. After a series of tough games, which included some brilliant playing, they brought home the cham- pionship trophy for District 16. The Tornadoes began their season on April 23 at Columbia Heights. The Heights scored five runs in the first inning and then added three more in the second and went on to win 12-7. The following week the boys played at Robbinsdale. Next was the game at Park Street diamond where Anoka continued on its F winning ways with a lopsided 7-1 victory. The Tornadoes were rained out of their game with St. Paul Central and then lost a toughy to South St. Paul 11-2. The Tornadoes traveled to Stillwater to play the Ponies, and although Schake pitched a good game, Stillwater proved that they were a little too tough, the final score being 5-3. Anokais last conference game of the season was played at home against White Bear. The Tornadoes literally threw this one, the final score adding to 7-3. Anoka had little trouble in the District as they downed the Princeton nine by a score of 12-6. The next game was by far the longest of the seasong and as far as can be found out, this was the longest game in the history of Anoka High. The final score after seventeen innings of play was 3-2 in favor of the Torna- does over Braham. Hovet had 31 strikeouts. The Tornado nine played Cambridge in the District finals which they won very deserviiigly by a score of 15-2. In the first game of the region Anoka drew St. Paul Washington. Washington scored five runs in the first inning and three more in the second. It was more than enough as they went on to win 10-1. The team was very fortunate in having two great coaches to help them to victory. During the regular season Mr. Anderson whipped the team into shape, while Mr. Gilberfson gave his able assistance for the playoffs. l"aCL teal!! Hia ed 9006! 5A0lllll'lg The Anoka High School Track team started off the season by journeying to the Faribault Relays. Here Jim Dale set a new record for the shot by putting it 47 feet 110 inches, while Gary Kurilla ran 3rd in the mile and Fred Mor 5th in the 220. The team next participated in a triangular meet along with Stillwater and Hastings. Anoka came in second behind Stillwater as firsts were taken by Kurilla in the mile, Dale in the shot put event, Mor in the 100 yard dash and Montague in the pole vault. The seniors won an interclass track meet although they had only two first places to the juniors nine. After a fine season, Anoka went on to cop the Princeton-Elk River-Anoka meet by a wide margin. Returning lettermen were: Gary Kurilla, John Bell, Jim Dale, Jim Gabrick, and Eugene Montague. Congratulations to coach Bill Wannamaker for a fine season. He is looking forward to another winning team. Page seve Ty ven 'fi ,i1l0cLeg feam inalarouezi, 90 em fiuccee The 1953 Anoka Hi h Golf team teed ofi' on S another season under the direction of Jack Camp- bell by losing a close one to Stillwater. In a return match Anoka was again downed by pow- erful Stillwater. In the Suburban tournament Anoka finished second right behind Stillwater but ahead of South St. Paul and Hastings. In the Regional Match Anoka finished third behind Cen- tral, who went on to take the state and Still- water. Letter winners were John Reynolds, Dick Walter, Jack Blesi and Chuck Bowers. Jack Craw- ford, Ron Kish and Jack Beggs were reserves.. Although this was only the second year that Anoka has competed in the Suburban Conference in hockey, the squad was loaded with underclass- men. When the season started, the team was even greener than the one from the previous year. The boys worked very hard all season and came close to winning many times but just couldn't come out on top. They played two over- time games, the first one with Minneapolis Voca- tional, losing by a score of 1-0. In the other over- time game with Robbinsdale, the boys lost 2-1. Our congratulations to Coach Alley who did a fine job whipping the team into shape during his first year at Anoka. With many veterans back next season and with his splendid coaching, Anoka will have a first class team. Page seventy-eight wdedfdrd ya ace in :Sfafe fournamen The matmen certainly did a fine job this year placing as the top team in Region 4. Going through the entire season with only two defeats which were handed to them by Mankato and Owatonna. they showed fine strength and team work. Congratulations go to Don Hardle, the cap- tain of the wrestling squad, and to Mr. Garth Lappin, the coach. The first team was changed quite a bit during the season due to stiff competition, but the fol- lowing boys did most of the grunting and groan- ing. Henry Bird and Edwin Brown at 95 lb., Charles Wilson at 103 lb., Dick Board and Joe Kline at 112 lb., Bob Board at 120 lb.. Alfred Scott at 127 lb., Stan Wilson at 133 lb., Ade Bell- rand and Tom Moore at 138 lb., Bill Horbal and Jerry Rogers at 145 lb., Bill Dale at 154 lb., Capf. Don Hardle at 165 lb. class, and Gordy Lindgren as heavy weight. The Anoka mat men won the region 4 cham- pionship with at total of 62 points. Individual winners of the regional were Henry Bird, Bob Board, Stan Wilson, Ade Belfrand, Bill Horbal, Don Hardle, and Bill Dale. Second place holders from Anoka were Charles Wilson, Joe Kline, Dick Board, and Gordy Lindgren. On February 26 and 27, Bird, Board, Wilson, Belfrand, Horbal, Hardle, and Dale wrestled in the state tournament at Williams Arena. As a result Anoka tied for third place for the state of Minnesota. Hardle, Horbal, and Wilson took second places with Bob Board as third in the state tournament. Next year Mr. Lappin is looking forward to an even more outstanding team, with wrestlers such as Bob Board, Dick Board, Stan Wilson, Bill Hor- bal, Joe Kline, Henry Bird, and Alfred Scott all returning. P ge eigh Lgnframura laroui ed afALfic5 Ar cz 'Y Intramural sports give all the boys a chance to participate in athletics. The intramural season began with basketball. At 7:15 each morning the schedule got under way. Because of the great number of good teams this year, the "A" League was split into the "A" and "AA" Leagues. The Royals, consisting of Schulte, Franke, Hedstrom, Lehman, and Swan- son, took top honors in the MAA" League with the Bullets placing second. Duane Schulte was high scorer in the league with 107 points. In the "A" League the Hooplaws took first place with the Avalanchers a close second. Lar- son, Nygaard, Nicklow, Hanley, Hovind, and Coler made up the Hooplaws team. Dick Macko with 110 points was high scorer in the league. The Seven X's were the champions of the "B" League which consists of 9th and 10th graders. High scorer in the league was Wolff with 87 points. Some good prospects for our future "A" squads may be found in the HC" League. The Jr. Fairylanders were the top team in this league, followed by the Doodle Bums. Vaughn's Bowling Alley was used to carry out the intramural bowling program this year. The winning team was the Whiz Kids. consisting of Larson, Strand, Herberg, Gamm, and Bergeron. Mike Rich and Don Blaska were two of the top bowlers. Later in the year intramural volleyball teams were formed and for several weeks they battled for the championship. Mr. Nelson deserves much credit for his hard work to make intramural activities a success. Making out schedules, pairing teams, totaling point averages, and getting up with the birds in order to unlock the gym so the games can be played are some of the many tasks he performs. Mr. Lappin and Mr. Zwiener assist him. ,4uf09m,0 w . , Jxjf1,zL1.' --rvw V..,..,.X f0tJvx.,k-. ilsxlmm ij!!-Auyuxw 'fl-'L -N99 11, ,X,u,1'. , 'Vu-1-x' ' ' 'N'x"' '11 -...- ,gnu .Nur 33, -+n14x,,.,-,N nfwfamufwk, x ' N I , 4- ' v M N N - . Q. 5,1-.fl 'gxnx-X . Ali ' L""t x' 5 'V' K' hx ' 'N .J .XOR M Ac, -,AGA fK5'Nvq,.,x,J1-i kffbj-51d V ..-- L., " 1 . , ' z.ffg.,:...4-I W-' " f ' 'L' -MM-f-15 fu-f. UU--K, X i X' V Rn. .MAJ 3 s.v.l'f-'Ms ' . .- ff. I- " I A .x X' AA' ANNA ' ' Y"- W".-' bu.. k- 'Q' ' . ' , . . ,. ., f.:1. ., A QM CM' M-9 WJ -www' 3.4 1- v , .1 f 1, JJ-uhh, ,,44 ,Ql..,'k'a1X' g,,-'.- gf' TY' . J xknk.. MVA K. ' Q' 0 ' 'k bf! Page eighty-one 1. You Oughta be in Pictures. 2. Will Wonders never Cease. 3. Beauties and the Beast, 4. Miss America, 1984. 5. Leaning Tower. 6. Apeman Duerr. 7. Big Chief Who Broke Em Nose. 8. Dig that crazy suit. 9. Fairy Friends. 10. When you gotta go. 11. Second Childhood. 12. Tricks or Treats. 13. Nice garbage. 14. Maestro Mackovitch. 15. Backstage Horseplay. enior irecfory ANNE MARIE ALT . . . "Annie" . . . Band 2, 3, 4, Band soloist 3, 4, Student Council 4, Student Coun- cil Secretary 4, Square Dance Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Jr. Red Cross 2, 3, Cho- rus 1, Science Club 2, 3, Anokahi 3, 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Coun- c1l 3, 4, Anokan Co-Editor 4, Li- brary Club 2, 3, Teen Town Coun- c1l 1, 2, National Honor Society 4, Honor Student, 4. CAROL MAE ANDERSON . . . Rooter's Club 4. CLARICE LORRAINE ANDERSON . . .Spanish Club 3, 4: Thespian 3, 4, Anokan 4, "Rumpelstiltskin" 3, "Under the Gaslight" 4. GLADYS ANDERSON . . . Library Club. 2, 3, 4, Library Club Vice- President 3. GERALD R. ASPLUND . . . "Asp" . . . Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramural SP0I'fS 1, 2, 3, 4, "A" Club 4, Square Dance Club 4, National Athletic Scholarship Society 4. CAROLYN M. AUSPOS . . . "Kari" . . . G.A.A. 1, Chorus 1, Library Club 2, 3, Spanish Club 2, 3. AILEEN A. BEBEAU . . . Library Club 2, 3, G.A.A. 3, 4, Home Ec. Club 3, 4, Rooter's Club 3, 4. BETTY LOU BECK . . . "Rumpel- sti1tskin" 3. GERALD J. BEHNKE . . . "Jerry" JOHNNY N. BELL . . . "Bucky'I . . . Track 1, 2, 3, 4, "A" Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramural Sports 1, 2, 3, 4. ADRIAN W. BELTRAND . . . "Ade" . . . Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Baseball 3, 45 Wrestling 3, 4, Square Dance Club 1, 2. 3, "A" Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Stamp Club 1, Thespian 3, 4, Anokan 4, Student Council 3, 4, Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Na- tional Athletic Scholarship So- Cgety 2, 3, 4, National Honor So- ciety 4. JOYCE ANN BERG . . . "Joycie" . . . G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Library Club 3, 4, Anokan 4, Chorus 1. Honor Student, 4. JANICE BERGSTROM . . . "Bergy" . . . Chorus 1, 2, Girls' Glee Club 1, 2, Band 3, 4, Intramural sports 1, Rooter's Club 3, 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Anokahi 3, 4, Anokan 4. MARY ELLEN BILLSTROM . . . G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, G.A.A. Council 3, Square Dance Club 1, 2, 3, Square Dance Club Secretary 3, Chorus 3, 4, Girls' Glee Club 3, Anokan 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Soloist 4, Mixed Quartette 3. DONALD E. BLASKA . . . "Don" . . . Square Dance Club 1, 2, Intra- mfngal sports, 2, 3, 4, Student Coun- Cl . LARRY BLESI . . . F.F.A. 3, 4, Intramural sports 4. DARLYN F. BOVEE . . . Girls' State 3, G.A.A. 1, Rooter's Club 4, Home Ec. Club 2, 3, 4, Chorus 1, Anokahi 4. CHARLES FREDERICK BOWERS . . . "Chuck" . . . Golf 2, 3, 4, Baseball 1, Square Dance Club 1, Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Thes- pian 3, 4, One Act Play Contest 3, "Emperor's New Clothes" 1, "Un- der the Gaslight" 4, Science Club 3, "A" Club 3, 4, "Room For One More" 4, National Athletic Schol- arship Society 4. CAROLA ANN BRUEN . . . Home Ec. Club 2, 3, 4, Rooters' Club 3, 4, G.A.A. 2, 3, 4, Science Club 3, 4, Jr. Red Cross 4. DAVI D J. BRODHEAD . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, F.F.A. 3, 4, F.F.A. Judg- ing 4, Intramural sports 4. EDDIE A. BROWN . . . "Brownie" . . . Jr. Class President 3, All School Vice-President 4, Science Club 3, 4, National Honor Society 3, 4, Square Dance Club 2, 4, Square Dance Club Treasurer 4, Football 3, Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Boys' Octette 2, 3, 4, Mixed Octette 3, 4, Mixed Quartette 3, Boy's Quartette 3, 4, Honor Student, 4. BEVALYN BUNKER . . . "Bev" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Violin Soloist 1, 2, 3, 4, Baritone Soloist 1, 2, 3, 4, Brass Sextette 2, 3, 4, Trombone- Baritone Duet 2, Baritone Trio 2, Square Dance Club 1, "Under the Gaslight" 4, Christian Fellowship 2, Christian Service Club 3, Debate 1, 2, Science Club 2, Jr. Academy of Science 2, Anokahi 1, 2, 3, 4, Anokan 4, Anokan Business Man- ager 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, Thespian 4, Chorus 1, Jr. High Student Coun- cil 1, Anokahi Representative 1, Speech Contest 4, National Honor Society 4, European Scholarship winner 4, Honor Student, 4. JACQUELYNNE BURNS . . . "Jackie" . . . G.A.A. 1, 4, G.A.A. Treasurer 4, Choir 1, Y-Teen 2, Ro,oter's Club 4, Entered from North High 3, Square Dance Club 4, Honor Stduent, 4. DANNY BURTON . . . "Rod" . . . Intramural sports 1, 4. EDWIN LEROY BURTON . . . "Red" . . . Football 2, 4, Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Square Dance Club 4. MARILYN JOYCE BUSH . . . "Busby" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Council 1, 2, 4, Class Treasurer 1, Anokan Staff 4, Library Club 2, 3, 4, Square Dance Club 1, 2, Basketball Queen's At- tendant 1, Band Ensemble 3, 4, Junior Cheerleader 7, 8, Junior High Student Council 1, National Honor Society 4. BILL D. BUTLER . . . "Hot Rod" . . . Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Stamp Club 1, 2, 3, Science Club 3, Basketball 2, 3, 4, Track 4, F.F.A. 4, National Athletic Scholarship Society 4. DAWN CAMPBELL . . . Spanish Club 3, 4, Rooters Club 3, 4, Home Economics Club 4, Junior Red Cross 4. ROBERT ALDEN CARLSON . . . "Bob" . . . Football 1, 2, Entered from Columbia Heights, Basket- ball 3, Science Club 3. DIANE FRANCES CECH . . . Home Economics Club 1, Anokan ANN L. CHOUINARD . . . "Annie" . .t . Home Economics Club 1, 2, Science Club 3, G.A.A. 2, 3. CHARLES L. COLER . . . Intramu- ral Sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Chess Club 2, 3, Square Dance Club 4, "Under the Gaslight" 4, Speech Contest 4. GAILMARLENE COX . . . "Bunny" . . . Band 2, 3, 4, Home Economics Club 2, 3, Rooters Club 4, Anokahi 4, Basketball Homecoming Queen 4, Rooters Club President 4. JACK CRAWFORD . . . "Luke" . . . Basketball 1, 2, 3, Golf 3, 4, Intramural Sports 1, 2, 4, Debate 1, 2, Junior Red Cross 1, 2, 3, 4, Junior Red Cross President 3, 4, Science Club 3, 4, Science Club President 4, Junior High Student Council 1, Square Dance Club 1, Band 3, 4, Thespian 2, 3, 4, "A" Club 3, 4, Anokan 4, Plays, "Rum- pelstiltskin" 3, "Under the Gas- light" 4, Speech Contest 4, Nation- al Athletic Scholarship Society 4. GERALD M. CROSBY . . . "Jerry" . . . Intramural Sports 2, 4, Square Dance Club 4. WILLIAM ALLEN DALE . . ."Bill" . . . Track 1, Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Wrestling 1, 2, 3, 4, "A" Club 1, 2, 3, 4, National Athletic Scholarship Society 2, 3, 4, Science Club 3, 4, Junior Academy of Science 4, In- tramural Sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Treasurer 3. JEANETTE ANN DALY . . . Cho- rus 1, Rooters Club 3, Square Dance Club 4, Science Club 4, Li- brary Club 2, 3, 4, Home Ec Club 2, 3, 4, Secretary Home Ec Club 3, Points Chairman 4, National Hon- or Society 4, Honor Student, 4. DONNA MAE DAML . . . Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Anoka- hi 3, 4, Science Club 3, 4, Rooters Club 3, 4, Girls' Glee Club 2, 3, Girls' Octette 4, Thespian 3, 4, Anokan 4, Junior Red Cross 3, 4, "Under The Gaslight" 4, National Honor Society 4, Honor Student, 4. DIANA M. DEJARLAIS . . . "DD" . . . Spanish Club 2, 3, Anokan 4, Junior Red Cross Secretary 4, Del- egate to Junior Red Cross Leader- Page eig hty-th ree ship Training Center 43 National Honor Society 43 Honor Student, 4. DAVID DILCHER . . . "Dave" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Debate 1, 2, 3, 43 Science Club 3, 43 Band Soloist 3, 43 Band Ensemble 3, 43 Square Dance Club 13 Science Club Treas- urer 43 Junior Red Cross 2, 3, 43 Junior Red Cross Council 43 Junior Red Cross Vice President 43 In- tramural Basketball 1, 43 Chess Club 43 Intramural Volley Ball 3g Thespian 3, 43 Christian Fellowship 1, 2, 3, 43 Christian Fellowship President 23 National Honor So- ciety 4. JOY ANN DOAK . . . Junior Red Cross Representative 13 Library Club 2, 3, 43 Science Club 43 Square Dance Club 43 Anokan 43 Chorus 1. LEANNE JOAN DRISCOLL . . . "Lee, Lee, Lee, Lee" . . . Thespian 3, 43 Secretary Thespian 43 "Rum- pelstiltskin" 33 Speech Contest 43 "Room for One More" 43 Square Dance Club 2, 33 Home Ec Club 43 Library Club 3, 43 Anokahi 43 Anokan 4. JAMES R. DUERR . . . "Wimp" . . . Intramural Sports 13 Wrestling 1, 23 "A" Club 3, 43 National Ath- letic Scholarship Society 2, 3, 4. SYLVIA DURLAND . . . "Sils" . . . Home Economics Club 13 Rooters Club 43 G. A. A. 43 Snow Ball At- tendant 4. SHIRLEY RAE ELMER . . . "Shir" . . . Band 2, 3, 43 Home Ec Club 1, 2, 33 Rooters Club 43 Intramural Sports 1. RICHARD LEE EMERICK . . . "Bud" . . . Football 1, 3, 43 Square Dance Club 43 Hockey 33 "A" Club 43 Intramural Sports 2, 3, 43 "Un- der the Gaslight" 4. ROGER A. ENGLUND . . . "Shorty" . . . Stamp Club 23 Intramural Bas- ketball and Volleyball 1, 2, 3, 43 Square Dance Club 4. DONALD ROBERT ERICKSON . . . "Don" . . . Future Farmers of America 3, 4. BILL ESTENSON . . . "Esty.i' THERESA ANN FIELDS . . . Root- ers Club 33 Home Ec Club 23 Sci- ence Club 3. JANICE FISCHER . . . "Fishie" . . . G.A.A. 3, 43 Rooters Club 3, 43 Snow Queen 43 Home Ec Club 13 Intramural Sports 1. VERNON L. FRANCEN . . . "Vern" . . . Science Club 3, 43 Junior Acad- emy of Science 43 Square Dance Club 4. PAUL FRANKE . . . "Nob" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Intramural Sports 1, 2, 3, 43 National Honor Society 3, 43 Student Council 43 Cornet Trio 3, 43 Square Dance Club 43 Science Club 3, 43 Junior Academy of Science Vice President 43 Honor Student, 4. MARY ANN FRAZIER . . . "Kaiser" . . . Chours 2, 3, 43 Girls' Glee Club Page eighty-four 23 Thespian 3, 43 "Under the Gas- light" 43 Vice President Thespian Society 43 One Act Play Contest 33 Speech Contest 3, 4. DONNA MARIE FRISCHMON . . . Home Ec Club 3, 43 Library Club 3, 43 Rooters Club 2, 33 Junior Red Cross 33 Chorus 1. STEVEN JAMES GABRICK . . . "Gob" . . . "Under the Gaslight' 43 Football 1, 2, 3, 43 Basketball 2, 3, 43 Wrestling 13 Intramural Sports 1, 2, 3, 43 Track 1, 3, 43 "A" Club 2, 3, 43 Square Dance Club 43 Speech Contest 4. ROBERT GERBER . . . "Gerb" . . . Chorus 2, 3, 43 Mixed Octette 33 Boys' Octette 2, 3, 43 Boys' Quar- tette 3, 43 Intramural Sports 1, 2, 3, 43 Basketball 23 Science Club 4. DAVE L. GLEASON . . . "Gleas" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Football 3, 43 Baseball 3, 43 Hockey 3, 43 "A" Club 3, 43 Soloist 43 Intramural Sports 43 Anokan 43 National Hon- or Society 43 National Athletic Scholarship Society 4. KATHRYN ANN GOODRICH . . . "Kathy" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Li- brary Club 2, 3, 43 Christian Fel- lowship 1, 2, 3, 43 Library Club President 43 Anokahi 3, 43 Jr. Red Cross 3, 43 Jr. Red Cross Council 43 Science Club 43 Thespian 43 Anokan 43 Speech Contest 3, 43 "Under the Gaslight" pianist 43 "Room for One More" 43 Band en- sembles 3, 43 National Honor So- ciety 43 Honor Student, 4. AUDREY ELIZABETH GOW . . . "Oddy" . . . Anokan 4s G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 43 G.A.A. Council 3, 43 Class Secretary 23 Student Council 1. 43 Science Club 3g Square Dance Club 1, 2, 33 National Honor Society 3, 43 Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Band contests 2. 3, 4: Speech contests 3. 4: Thes- pian 3, 43 "Rumpelstiltskin" 33 "Under the Gaslight" 43 Football Queen's Attendant 23 Football Homecoming Queen 43 Honor Stu- dent, 4. EDWARD M. GRAHAM . . . "Ed" . . . Intramural Sports 1, 23 Foot- ball 2, 33 Square Dance Club 2, 3, 43 Chess Club 1, 2, 3. ELMER L. GREENINGER . . . "Al" . . . Intramural Sports 2, 3, 4. WILLARD EUGENE GRIMM . . . "Willie" . . . Entered from Colwell, Iowa 3. BEVERLY MARIE GUIMONT . . . "Bev" . . . RICHARD J. GUIMONT . . . "Dick" . . . Football 1, 23 Intramural Sports 2, 3, 43 State Bowling Champion 3, 4. MARLENE CATHERINE GUY . . . "Murph" . . . Square Dance Club 13 Band 1, 2, 3, 43 G.A.A. 13 "Under the Gaslight" 43 Drum ensemble 4. NEAL H. GUY . . . "Ranny" . . . Wrestling Manager 23 Class Presi- dent 23 Class Vice-President 1. JERRY HALL . . . Class President 13 Jr. High School President 13 Football 1, 2, 3, 43 Basketball 1, 2, 3, 43 Baseball 2, 33 Chorus 1, 2, 3, 43 "A" Club 3, 43 "A" Club Vice- President 33 "A" Club President 43 National Athletic Scholarship So- ciety 3, 43 Student Council 1, 3, 43 Student Council President 43 Square Dance Club 1, 23 "Under the Gaslight" 43 Boys' Octette 2, 3, 43 Boys' Quartette 33 Mixed Oc- tette 3, 43 Mixed Quartette 3, 43 Football Captain 43 All Conference Football 43 Anokan 43 National Honor Society 4. MARION J. HALL . . . Girls' Glee Club 2, 33 Chorus 1, 2, 3, 43 Jr. Red Cross 3, 43 Library Club 2, 33 Suare Dance Club 43 National Hon- or Society 3, 43 Student Council 43 Honor Student, 4. GLEN HAMPTON . . . "Tony" . . . DONALD LEROY HARDLE . . . "Don" . . . Debate 2, 43 Science Club 3, 43 Spanish Club 2, 33 "A" Club 2, 3, 43 Thespian 3, 43 Nation- al Athletic Scholarship Society 2, 3, 43 National Honor Society 3, 43 Class Vice-President 33 Football 2, 3, 43 Wrestling 1, 2, 3, 43 Wrestling Captain 43 Anokahi 43 "Rumpel- sti1tskin" 33 Honor Student, 4. RICHARD THOMAS HARTFIEL . . . 'KDick" . . . Basketball 1, 2, 3, 43 Football 1, 2, 43 "A" Club 43 Intramural Sports 1, 2, 3, 4. BONNIE FAY HATHAWAY . . . Chorus 1, 2, 3, 43 Sextette 33 Span- ish Club 2, 43 Spanish Club Presi- dent 2, 43 Anokahi 33 Square Dance Club 43 "Rumpelstiltskin" 3. ROGER G. HEDSTROM . . . "Rug" . . . Football 1, 2, 3, 43 Intramural Sports 1, 2, 3, 43 Track 43 "A" Club 3, 43 Square Dance Club 3, 4g Na- tional Athletic Scholarship Society 4. JUACQUELINE JOANNE HEIBEN- THAL . . . "Jackie" . . . Christian Fellowship 1, 23 Home Ec Club 23 Library Club 2, 3, 4. SALLY HENNING . . . Spanish Club 3, 43 Rooters' Club 3, 43 L1- brary Club 3, 43 Anokan 43 Square Dance Club 43 Jr. Red Cross 43 National Honor Society 43 Honor Student, 4. THOMAS J. HILLIARD . . . "Tom" . . . Jr. Red Cross 43 Band 1, 2, 3, 43 Band Soloist 3, 43 Band Ensemble 3, 43 Thespian 3, 43 Science Club 33 Square Dance Club 2, 33 Intra- mural sports 1, 2, 3, 43 "Under the Gaslight 43 t'Rumpelstiltskin" 3. BOB HORNSBY . . . Football 1, 2, 33 Baseball 1, 23 Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4. GLENDA SHARRON HOLMBERG . . . Thespian 3, 4. LA VONNE JOAN HOVIND . . . "Sam" . . Rooter's Club 43 Home Ec. Club 1, 2, 3, 43 Thespian 3, 43 Anokahi 43 Intramural sports 1. FLOYD A. HUGHES . . . ROBERT C. HUGHES . . . "Bob" . . . Science Club 3, 43 Jr. Academy of Science 43 Square Dance Club 43 Honor Student, 4. FRANK EDWARD HUGHS . . . Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4. PATSY JEAN JACOBSON . . . "Pat" . . . Rooter's Club 3, 4, Span- ish Club 2, 3. RITA MARY JEDLICKA . . .Home Ec. Club 2, Library Club 4. GORDON DAVID JENKINS . . . "Gordie" . . . Football 2, 3, 4, Track 2, 4, Intramural sports 2, 4. PHYLLIS JANET JENSEN . . . "Phil" . . . Chorus 2, 3, 4, Mixed Octette 4, "Under the Gaslight" 4, Thespian 3, 4, Girls Glee Club 2. BARBARA A. JEPSEN . . . "Shorty" . . . Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Girls' Glee Club 2, 3, Library Club 2, "Under the Gaslight" 4. JAMES LEO JOHANSEN . . . 'tJim" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Football 3, 4, "A" Club 4, Thespian 3, 4, Intra- mural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Student Council 2, 4, Student Council Treasurer 4, "Cheaper By The Doz- en" 3, "Rumpelstiltskin" 3, Drum Ensemble 3, 4, Band Council 2, Square Dance Club 2, 3, Class Treasurer 2, Science Club 3, Snow King candidate 4, National Athletic Scholarship Society 4, Teen Town Council 2. CAROL A. JOHNSON . . . Library Club 3, 4. LAUREL CAROLYN JOHNSON . . . "Laurie" . . . Home Ec. Club 1, Spanish Club 2, 3, Anokahi 3, Rooters' Club 3, 4, Jr. Red Cross 4, Honor Student, 4. SHARON ROSE JOHNSON . . . "Sherry" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Cho- rus 2, 3, 4, Girls' Glee Club. 2, 3, Saxophone Quartet 2, 4, Library Club 2, 3, 4, Science Club 3, 4, G.A.A. 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Council 3, 4, Student Council 4, Square Dance Club 4, Anokan 4, Thespian 3, .4, "Under The Gaslight" 4, AGAHIIIS, Get Your Gun" 3, Snow Ball -Atten- dant 4, National Honor Society 4, Honor Student, 4. WAYNE L. JOHNSON . . . "Johns" . . . Stamp Club 1, Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Square Dance Club 3. NANCY JO JONES . . . "Nance" . . . G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, Chorus 1, "Un- der The Gaslight" 4. PATRICIA J. KANE . . "Pat" . . Library Club 3, 4, Library Club Secretary 4, Thespian 3, 4, "Rum- pelstiltskin" 3, "Under The Gas- light" 4, Speech Contest 3, 4, Anokan 4, National Honor Society 4, Honor Student, 4. JOANNE KING . . . "Jo" . . .Band 2, G.A.A. 2, 3, Anokahi 4, Spanish Club 2, 3, Square Dance Club 1, 4, Anokan 4, Speech Contest 4, Honor Student, 4. RON EMIL KISH . . . "Ronnie" . . . Basketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Baseball 2, 3, 4, Football 1, Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Basketball Home- coming King 4, "A" Club 4. ANNA KAISA KOTIAHO . . . G.A.A. 4, Anokahi 4, Foreign Ex- change Student from Finland, Hon- or Student, 4. JUNE MARIE KRAUSE . . . JUNE ELLEN KULENKAMP . . . Rooters' Club 3, Science Club 3, Thespian 3, 4, "Rumpelstiltskin" 3, "Under The Gaslight" 4. GARY J. KURILLA . . . Track 2, 3, 4, "A" Club 3, 4, Class Vice-Pres- ident 4, Square Dance Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Basketball 1, 2, Thespian 3, 4, Thespian President 4, Science Club 2. JIM L. LARSON . . . "Sweed" . . . Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Thes- pian 3, 4. MARYLEE G. LEGGETT . . . "Frenchie" . . . Film Operator Club 2, Library Club 1, 2, Science Club 1, 2, Speech Club 1, Jr. Red Cross 1, 2, 3, Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Girls' Glee Club 1, 2, 3, "Under The Gaslight" 4, Home Ec. Club 4. JOHN W. LEHMAN . . . "Jack" . .. Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4. GORDON LINDGREN . . . "Gordy" . . . Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Wrestling 3, 4, Baseball manager 4, Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Boys' Octette 3, 4, Mixed Octette 3, 4, Soloist 4, "A" Club 3, 4, Science Club 4, Jr. Academy of Science 4, Chess Club 3, 4, In- tramural sports 3, 4, Anokan 4, National Athletic Scholarship .So- ciety 3, 4, National Honor Society 4. JANET MARIE LITTLEFIELD . . . "Jan" . . . Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Girls' Glee Club 2, 3. DARLENE JOY LOFGREN . . . "Dar" . . . NANCY JANE LOUCKS . . . Span- ish Club 3, 4, Home Ec. Club 4, Library Club 4, Honor Student, 4. CAROL ANNE LYDON . . . 'tShorty" . . . G.A.A. 3, 4, Rooter's Club 3, 4. DONALD ROBERT MACGLOVER . . . "Don" . . . Intramural sports 4, F.F.A. 4. RICHARD G. MACKO . . . "Mac" . . . Stamp Club 1, 2, 3, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Band Secretary-Treasurer 4, Square Dance Club 4, Science Club 4, Game Club 4, Intramural sports 1, 2, 4, Clarinet quartette 3, 4, solo- ist 4, National Honor Society 4, Honor Student, 4. LEON LE ROY MADSEN . . . "Lee" . . . Track 3, 4, Thespian 4, Square Dance Club 4, Intramural sports 2, 3, 4, "Under The Gas- light" 4, "Room for One More" 4. KATHLEEN M. MAGERS . . . 'tKathie" . . . Intramurals 1, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Drum Ensemble 3, 4, Square Dance Club 1, 2, 4, Anoka- hi 4, Anokan 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, 4, Rooterls Club 3, 4, Library Club 2, 3, 4, Home Ec. Club 4. JACK D. MANESS . . . Spanish Club 2, 3, Intramural sports 4. BETTY RUTH MATTSON . . . Christian Fellowship 1, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Soloist 3, 4, Library Club 2, Debate 2, 3, 4, Thespian 3, 4, Thes- pian co-secretary 4, Speech con- test 3, 4, "Cheaper by the Dozen" 3, "Under the Gaslight," student director 4, "Room for One More" 4, National Honor Society 3, 4, Science Club 3, 4, Science Club secretary 4, Anokahi 3, 4, Anokahi co-editor 4, Student Council 4, Game Club 4, Girls' State Repre- sentative 3, National Forensic League 4, Honor Student, 4. JOSEPH MATZKE . . . "Joe" . . . gogtball 1, Intramural sports 1, 2, JAMES IRVIAN McMORRAN . . . "Mac" . . . Football 1, 2, 3, 4, In- tramural sports 2, 3, 4, Baseball 2, 3, 4, "A" Club 4, Square Dance Club- 3, 4, National Athletic Schol- arshlp Society 4. LAURA MAE MILLARD . . . Home Ec. Club 2, Girls' Glee Club 1, Rooter's Club 3, Science Club 3, Chorus 1, Monitor 1, Bowling 1, 2. GARY C. MILLER . . . Intramural sports 2, Suare Dance Club 3, 4. TERRANCE CHARLES MITCHELL . . . "Mitch" . . . Stamp Club 1, 2, 3, Football 1, Debate 4, Science Club 3, 4, Jr. Academy of Science 4, Jr. Academy of Science Presi- dent 4, Chess Club 3, 4, Intramu- ral sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Square Dance glub 4, National Forensic League CAROL ANN MOE . . . "Little Moe" . . . Home Ec. Club 1, 2, Square Dance Club 1, G.A.A. 1. TOM FREDDERIC MOORE . . . Football 1, 2, Wrestling 2, 3, 4. FRED J. MOR . . . Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Track 1, 2, 3, 4, "A" Club 2, 3, 4, National Athletic Scholarship Sogegy 2, 3, 4, Intramural sports DOROTHY M. MORROW . . . "Dot" . . . Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. 3, Jr. Red Cross 3, Girls Glee Club 2, 3, Square Dance Club 3, 4. RONADEAN MARIE MORROW . . . "Ronnie" . . . Home Ec. Club 1, 2, Science Club 3. MARIAN LYNESS MORTHBERG . . . "Mort" . . . TEANIE MUELLER . . . G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, Rooter's Club 3, Square Dance Club 1, Science Club 3, Snow Ball Attendant 4, Basketball Queen's Attendant 4, Speech Contest 4. COLEBURN MURNEY . . . ARMIN E. NICKLOW . . . Baseball 2, Intramural sports 2, 3, 4, En- tered from Barron High 2, Foot- ball 1, Basketball 1. SUZANNE LA DONNA NISUN . . . "Suzie' . . . Band 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, Rooter's Club 3, 4, Span- ish Club 2, 3, Clarinet Trio 3, Anokan 4, Intramural sports 1, Honor Student, 4. SHARON JEAN NOLL . . . G.A.A. 3, 4, Home Ec. Club 4, Jr. Red Cross 4, Snow Ball Attendant 4. BEVERLY JANE NOON . . . "Bev" . . . Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Girls' Glee Club 2, 3, G.A.A. 2. GERALD WARREN NOON . . . "Jerry" . . . Intramural sports 1, 2. JOAN CAROLYN NOREEN . . . "Jo" . . . Home Ec. Club 2, 3, 4, Page eig hty-fi ve Library Club 2, 3, 4, Jr. Red Cross 3, 4, Jr. Red Cross Council 3, Stu- dent Council 4, Band 1, Anokahi 4, Anokan 4, Basketball Queenfs Attendant 3, Home Ec. Club Presi- dent 4, Home Ec. Club V1ce-Pres1- dent 3, National Honor Society 4, Honor Student, 4. ANN ELIZABETH OLSON . . . En- tered from Cottonwood 4, Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Class President 2, Chorus ensembles 2, 3, 4, Soloist 3, 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, Cottonwood High Paper 2, 3, Na- tional Honor Society 4, Honor Stu- dent, 4. ARLAN RAYMOND OLSON . . . LEON ALLEN PACKER . . . Wrestling 2, Intramural sports 3, 4, F.F.A. 4. ALAN R. PEARSON . . . "Al" . . . F.F.A. 3, 4. DAVID BRUCE PEARSON . . . F.F.A. 3, 4. BARBARA JAN PEASE . . . "Barb" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Thespian 3, 4, Debate 1, 2, 3, 4, "Under the Gas- light" 4, Anokahi 3, 4, Anokahi Co-Editor 4, Science Club 3, 4, Jr. Academy of Science 3, 4, Jr. Red Cross 3, 4, Anokan 4, National Honor Society 3, 4, Student Coun- cil 4, Christian Fellowship 1, 2, 3, 4, Band ensembles 2, 3, 4, Soloist 3, 4, Speech Contest 4, Honor Stu- dent, 4. ARNOLD A. PELTZER . . . "Arnie" . . . F.F.A. 3, 4. LAVONNE PETERSON . . . "Pinky" MARILYN A. PETERSON . . . Chorus 1, Home Ec. Club 4. LOIS ARLENE PORTER . . . "Louie" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. 3, 4, Science Club 3, 4, Home Ec. Club 4, Rooter's Club 4, Anokan 4, Anokahi 4. JOHN WRIGHT REEVE . . . "Jack" . . . Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Intramural sports 3, Science Club 3, "A" Club 4, Basketball Manager 4, "Rum- pelstiltskin" 3. PATRICIA M. REILLEY . . . "Pat" RONALD A. REUTER . . . "Ron- nie" . . . Science Club 3, Intramu- ral sports 1, 2, 3. MICHAEL JOHN RICH . . . "Mickey" . . . Football 1, 3, Square Dance Club 1, 2, Intramural sports 3, 4. RICHARD K. RING . . . F.F.A. 3, 4. GERALD WAYNE ROGERS . . . "Jerry" . . . Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Wrestling 3, 4, Track 3, 4, "A" Club 3, 4, Intramural sports 2, 3, 4, National Athletic Scholarship So- ciety 4. KAREN LOU ANN ROGERS . . . "Karnie" . . . G.A.A. 3, Home Ec. Club 4. RICHARD RUDOLPH . . . "Dick" . . . Science Club 4, "Under the Gaslight 4. MARCIA LEE SAWVEL . . . "Mush" . . . Rooter's Club 3, 4. NANCY LEE SCHENK . . . "Nance" . . . Library Club 2, 3, 4, Rooter's Club 3, Home Ec. Club 4, G.A.A. 4. GRANT HALMER SCHMITT . . . Intramural sports 3, 4, F.F.A. 4. Page eig hty-six DUANE WILLIAM SCHULTE . . . "Schultz" . . . Football 3, 4, Basket- ball Manager 4, Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Class President 4, "A" Club 3, 4, Wrestling Manager 2, Science Club 3. DAVID G. SHAW . . . "Under the Gaslight" 4. DONNA LEE SJODIN . . . Rooter's Club 3, 4, Home Ec. Club 4, Li- brary Club 4, Jr. Red Cross 4, Football Queen's Attendant 4. JOEANNE ARLENE SLATER . . . "Jo", . . Thespian 3, 4, "Under the Gaslight" 4, Basketball Queen's Attendant 2. RAEOLA SMITH . . . "Rae" . . . Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Thespian 3, 4, Cheerleader 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Council 4, Rooter's Club 2, 3, 4, Home Ec. Club 3, 4, Square Dance Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Girls' Glee Club 1, 2, 3, Girls' Sextette 4, Girls' Octette 4, Soloist 3, 4, "Un- der the Gaslight" 4. oonorl-IEA ANN SPRINGER . . . "Dotty" . . . MERELYN STAFFORD . . . "Mer" . . . Rooter's Club 3, 4. GERALD W. STEENBERG . . . "Jerry" . . . Science Club 4, Thes- pian 4, Speech Contest 4, "Under the Gaslight" 4, Honor Student, 4. JO ANN COLLEEN STRAND . . . "Jo" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Soloist 3, 4, Clarinet Trio 3, G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. President 4, Science Club 3, Square Dance Club 2, 3, 4, Anokan 4, "Under the Gaslight" 4, Woodwind Trio 4, Clarinet Quartette 4. AMY LOU SWANKIER . . . KATHERINE R. SWANSON . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Soloist 3, 4, Brass Sextette 2, 3, 4, Honor Student 2, 3, Science Club 3, Class Treasurer 4, National Honor Society 3, 4, Student Council 2, 3, 4, D.A.R. Award Winner 4, Anokan Co-Edi- tor 4, Honor Student, 4. LAWRENCE CARL SWANSON . . . "Torchy" . . . Debate 1, Science Club 3, 4, Square Dance Club 2, 3, 4, National Athletic Honor Society 3, 4, Hockey 2, 3, 4, Hockey Co- Captain 4, Intramural sports 1, Honor Student, 4. ROBERT L. SWANSON . . . "Bob" . . . Stamp Club 1, Chorus 4, Boys' Octette 4, Boys' Quartette 4, In- tramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4. RAIMO VILHO TAMMI . . . "Ray" . . . Track 2, Wrestling 2, Golf 4, Intramural sports 4. THOMAS TAYLOR . . . "Tom" . . . Intramural sports 4, Entered from East Troy, Wisconsin, 3. ARLENE ELIZABETH TEMPEL DARRELL E. TILESKJOR . . . Debate 2, 3, National Honor So- ciety 3, 4, Student Council 4, Square Dance Club 3, 4, Science Club 3, Honor Student 2, 4, Anok- an Business Manager 4, Honor Stu- dent, 4. HELENE V. TURNBULL . . . "Hel" . . . Chess Club 1, G.A.A. 1, 3, De- bate 3, Anokahi 3, 4, Thespian 4, Speech Contest 4, Intramural sports 1, Speech Contest 4. MURIEL E. VASSEUR . . ."Murts" . . . Library Club 2, 3, 4, Home Ec. Club 3, 4, Square Dance Club 3, Jr. Red Cross 2, 3, 4, Rooters Club 3, Chorus 1. GERALDINE MARGARET VETSCH . . . "Gerry" . . . G.A.A. 1, 2, 3, 4, G.A.A. Council 2, 3, 4, Jr. Red Cross 1, 2, 3, Jr. Red Cross Secre- tary 3, Square Dance Club 1, 2, 4, Band 2, 3, 4, Chorus 3, Anokahi 3, Anokan 4, Brass Trio 2, 3. LOIS LORELL VOLKER . . . "L0ey" . . . Christian Fellowship 1, 4, G.A.A. 4. BENITA WALLICK . . . Band 2, 3, 4, Mixed Trio 3, 4, G.A.A. 3, 4, Anokahi 3, 4, National Honor So- ciety 3, 4, Thespian 3, 4, Spanish Club 2, 3, Student Council 2, 4, Football Queen's Attendant 3, Solo- ist 3, 4, Honor Student, 4 . RICHARD ALLAN WALTER . . . "Dick" . . . Band 1, 2, 3, 4, Band President 4, Drum Major 4, Chorus 4, Speech Contest 3, 4, "Cheaper by the Dozen" 3, "Under the Gas- light" 4, Golf 1, 2, 3, 4, Track 1, 2, Football 1, Saxophone Quartette 1, 2, 3, 4, Square Dance Club 4, Jr. Red Cross 3, 4, "A" Club 4, National Athletic Scholarship So- ciety 3, 4, Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, National Honor Society 4, Honor Student, 4. DALE EUGENE WARBLE . . . Football 2, 3, Intramural sports 3, 4, "Under the Gaslight" 4, Intra- giuiral State Bowling Tournament JANICE KATHLEEN WARGIN . . . "Jan" . . . Entered from Our Lady of Victory 4. SHIRLEE E. WEESE . . . Science Club 3, 4, Square Dance Club 3, 4, Library Club 3, National Honor Society 3, 4, Thespian 3, 4, Honor Student 2, 3, G.A.A. 3, 4, G.A.A. Council 4, Spanish Club 2, 3, Anok- ahi 3, 4, Class Secretary 3, 4, Stu- dent Council 4, Girls' State Alter- nate 3, Honor Student, 4. TED WERNER . . . Intramural sports 1, 2, 3, 4, Basketball 2, 3. MARGARETA WESTMAN . . . "Mummet" . . . Anokahi 4, G.A.A. 4, Science Club 4, Speech Contest 4, Foreign Exchange Student from Sweden, "Under the Gaslight" 4, "Room For One More," Student Director 4, National Honor Society, Honor Student, 4. GERALD WOLFGRAM . . . "Jerry" BRUCE LOWELL WOOLERY . . . Spanish Club 2, 3, F.F.A. 4, Intra- mural sports 2, 3. KAREN MARJORIE WRABEK . . . "Karrots" . . . Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Sextette 3, Octette 3, Jr. Red Cross 4, Rooter's Club 3, 4, Spanish Club 2, 3, Honor Student, 4. ROBERT C. YOUNGQUIST . . . "Bohn . . . Intramural sports 2, 3, 4, Football 4, Baseball 4, Basket- ball 3, 4, "A" Club 3, 4, National Athletic Scholarship Society 4. bil' I0 Larson's Confectionery Young's Apparel Shop Jack's Outlet Store S Sz L Store A. C. Horejs, Funeral Home Anoka County Union Anoka Dairy Green Insurance Agency Deluxe Cafe Brandy's Paint Supply Peterson Pure Oil First National Bank Peterson's Shoe Store Anoka Truck and Implement Co. Rum River Lumber Company Freeberg Fuel Company Taystee Food Shop State Bank of Anoka Don's Dairy Bar Quality Cleaners Anoka Radio and Appliance Richard's Home Furnishings Ekwall Jewelers Jensen's Pierce Refrigeration Beaudry's Beauty Shop Smith Variety Uptown Cafe Linden Metal Specialty Company Anoka Independent Grain and Feed Dealers Anoka Steak House Anoka Garage Nelson's Cafe Northern Pine Motel Grosslein Beverage Company Gil Gas Inc. Red Owl Store Green's Cafe Noon's Landscaping David Bank Studio Mel's Barber and Beauty Shop Anoka Locker Plant Red and White Store Babcock Hardware Charmette Shop Goodrich Drug Company Witte Drugs Colburn Hilliard 0l'l60l"6 Leed's Drug and Jewelry Thurston and Sons Jackson Street Motors Coast to Coast Paul LaPlante, Bottle Gas Main Motors National Tea Zieg's Barber Shop Local Oil Company Knodt's Grocery Carroll's Cities Service Arnie's Super Value Jepsen's Grocery Corky's Pure Oil Oswald's Coffee Shop Anoka Home Bakery Champlin Hardware Marty's Service Board Grocery Downing Jewelry Anoka Herald Gambles Anoka Cleaners and Dyers Peterson-Pinney Company Hoffman Electric Hoglund's Greenhouse Patsey Motors Hastings Shell Service North Street Cleaners Duffy Lumber Company Morse's Food Store Fred's Phillip 66 Service Moyer's Grocery Neuman Motors Anoka-Minneapolis Bus Company Carroll's Gift and Beauty Shop Main Street Texaco Service Ralph's Standard Service Leo Finance Company Olson's Shoes Odegard's Nelson Oil Company Birchwood Motel Miller's Mileage Yungner Brothers Hardware Hayford Hardware, Plumbing and Heating Beckenbach's Shell Station Ward's Cafe Page eighty-seven 3 0610? .9 gl"6t6!lfl.6lt26! Today I graduated. And yet, it seems that only yesterday I came to Anoka High School. Actually it was six years ago. I was a seventh grader, then, lost, be- wildered, and a little afraid at first but quickly adjusting to high school life. By the time I became a ninth grader, I was ready to assume the leadership of the junior high. Then, I became a Sophomore. I was glad to be counted as one of the upper-classmen. But the years went so quickly. It seemed my junior year had just begun when Prom-time came. And Poge eighty-eight the next fall, I was a Senior with all the privileges and responsibilities it incurs. It was fifty years ago that the first class came to Anoka High School. Ever since then, classes have Walked down the aisle and up onto the stage. They have received their diplomas and left. But a new senior high school is being built where next year's class will graduate. I was the last to walk down the aisle and up onto the stage. 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