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Page 17 text:
Seniors n n w
Senior class officers, Richard Shimshak, Henry Funk, and Betty Donndelinger
chat informally with Father Pritzl. Shimshak, however, seems to be carrying the
The officers of the Aquinas Guild, Mrs. Rudolph Horshack, Mr. John Wall-
jasper, Mrs. Arthur Scheel. and Mr. George Bettin, get together after being elected
and pose for the cameraman.
The old saying "a little learning is a dangerous thingu is taken seriously by
Rita Bettin, Margaret Brody, Jean Desmond, Rita Weigel, Rita Rach, and Ellen
Lyga, who are delving deeply into the sources of knowledge. There'1l be no in-
tellectual skating on thin ice for them.
William Rudolph proves that Latin's no dead language as he gives a lively
Father Claire Cooney performance to entertain the third and fourth year students at a Latin meeting,
Religion while Robert Scheel, president, enjoys the fun.
Interrupted by the telephone is Mrs. Russell Good, Aquinas' registrar and
secretary. Although new in her duties, she is familiar with the school for it's her
Alma Mater. She was graduated in 1936.
Typical teeners are these Trumpete-ers, as yearbook signing swings into session.
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'F5P'5f'E:.f" Take unto you the Helmet of Salvation In Crusadlng for Peace.
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Seniors Lead Peace Crusade
Father Stephen Anderl
In this t'Crusade for Peace" the Senior class of '44 chose
these very capable leaders, V. President, Henry Funk, Presi-
dent, Richard Shimshak: and Sec.-Treasurer, Betty Donnde-
linger. "Rich" Shimshak showed his leadership in his many
activities at Aquinas which included Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4, Basket-
ball 1, 2, 3, 4, Boxing 3, 4, Chorus 1, Class Pres. 4, Class Sec. 2.
Dramatics 3, Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Make-up Art 2, 3, 4, News staff
3, Prom King 3, Stage crew 1. Class V. Pres. 1, 4, Latin club 2,
News staff 3, 4, Trumpet staff 4, comprised the busy schedule
of Henry Funk. 'AA genius, yet a clown." Betty Donndelinger
of the "sparkling personality fame" included these in her nu-
merous activities, Chorus 1, 2, 3, Class Sec. Treas. 4, French
club 4, Latin club 2, Operetta 3.
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'louth for a II w lllorld
"She knows the power of gentlencssf'
Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Operetta 3, 4.
"A hit of blonde and blue."
Band l, 2, 3, 4, Chorus 1, Latin club
Trumpet staff 3, 4.
"Merr heart that la hs at care "
2, News staff 3, 4
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Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Dramatics 1, 2, Homeroom Sec. 4,
Operetta 3, 4.
"Much does she dream."
Chorus 1, Latin club 2.
"Gentleness that captivates our hearts.
Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Latin club 2, Orclies
"An all around swell fellow."
Basketball 1, 2, 3, News staff 3.
"Quiet as the breaking dawn."
"Refreshing as a summer shower."
Chorus 1, 2, 3, I-lnmeroom Sec. 2
"Her personality is her charm."
Entered from Onalaska High in Junior y
"Bill made his name in football."
Boxing 2, Foolies 2, Football 2, 3, 4.
"Full of sweet indifference."
Homeroom Vice-President 3, Latin club 2,
"Gentle mirth and elfish grin."
Chorus 1, 2 Foolies 2 Latin club 4 rch
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Prom Court 3.
"A man of few words is the best manf'
Chorus 1, German club 1, 2.
"Sincerity is the face of the soul."
Orchestra 2, 3, 4.
tra l, 2.
n club 2, Operetta, 3.
3, 4, , 1
estra 1, 2,
"Her friendship is a jewel of worth untold."
Stage crew 1, 2.
"A bit of Erin as the angels made it."
Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, French club 3, 4, Latin
Prom Court 3.
"She's an all American girl,"
Chorus 1, 2, 3, 4, Operetta
"A heart clothed in mirth."
Latin club 2, Orchestra 2, 3,
club 2, Operetta 3, 4,
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