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 THE ARETE 1940 Senior Annual ROCHESTER, NEW YORK AQUINAS INSTITUTECONTENTS 'DEDICATION OUR READERS GRADUATES UNDERGRADUATES A USIC ACTIVITIES HUMOR THE 'ROCKNE OUR ADVERTISERSPIUS XI eopn of PEACE, Pope of the Missions, Pope of Catholic Action, Pius XI, your I memory lives and you live with it. In every bleeding heart yearning for peace, lost now in this mad world, in every heart that burns to shed its light of faith far and wide to the ends of earth, to illumine the darkness of ignorance, in every heart that seeks to bring Christianity to this pagan civilization, a small bit of the essence of you, your life and teachings, is buried. From lowly birth, through your trying life, to your death in the midst of a wave of hate sweeping over the world you so loved, never once did you lose heart, never once did you cease to strive to effect a salutary change in the lives of your fellows; and all races, creeds, and colors you considered such. You were born Ambrose Damien Achille Ratti, son of a silk manufacturer, at Desio, a little hamlet of beautiful Italy in 1857; and your priestly uncle, Don Ratti, soon saw your natant possibilities, and aided in your education for the priesthood. You rose rapidly, Achille Ratti; when but twenty-two you were ordained; in one short year you received three degrees in Philosophy. Theology, and Canon Law. Soon you became a Doctor of the Ambrosian library, where your life was filled with intense piety and difficult labor. Nor all this time did you neglect your physical training; your exploits, as an Alpine climber, rank with those of the most famous experts of this dangerous sport. After becoming Prefect of the Ambrosian, you were made Vice-Prefect of the Vatican library, whence you published many, many learned volumes of an historical and religious nature. In 1907 you were raised to the rank of a Monsignor. When the cruel World War broke out you left your post as Prefect to become Apostolic Visitor to Poland and Lithuania. Upward, ever upward! Next you were decreed Archbishop of Milan; a short step led you to the honor of a Cardinalship and in 1922. though you deemed yourself unworthy, the supreme honor and the supremely difficult position of the Papacy was yours. You have done much, Pius XI; the Lateran treaty; encyclicals on education, marriage, social reform; the foundation of native clergies in mission lands; the messages of peace; all are remembered, all live on, though your body, too exhausted, too weak to contain the mighty struggles of your brilliant mind, too weak to bear the sorrows of your beneficent heart, has left us, and your spirit is in its merited rest. To Pius XI, athlete, student, man of God, we dedicate this humble effort, the Arete, senior annual of the class of 1940 of Aquinas Institute. May his eternal spirit lead the hearts of these lonely young men now leaving forever the soul-embracing refuge of this institution, along a path of life which will lead, ever straight and sure. Homeward. May this poor Italian priest guide us from our moment of departure to the time of our arrival in the land where Glory breathes, waiting, all tender, all loving, all joyous, to comfort and heal the wounds received along the way. May his love for the missions, his regard for suffering mankind, his desire for Peace live on in our hearts and in our posterity and, in doing so, effect a great revolution of love throughout the entire earth. AQUINAS INSTITUTETHE ARETE The Most Reverend James E. Kearney, D.D. Our BishopHe is the leader born to rule A bulwark, like Peter the rock His is the kind and loving soul He is the Shepherd of his flock.The Reverend John H. OLoane, C.S.B., M.A. Principal THE ARETE 10rWe speak with reverence and pride Of such a man as he, Who fosters wisdom, high ideals And does His work so nobly. AQUINAS INSTITUTE IIThe Reverend Wilfred J. Murphy, C.S.B., M.A. Director of StudiesA paean of praise for him Who is noble in mind and soul Counselor, guardian and guide Well does he fill his role.FACULTY OF THE AQUINAS INSTITUTE The Reverend John H. O'Loane, C.S.B., M.A., Principal The Reverend William P. McGee, C.S.B., M.A., Vice Principal The Reverend Wilfred J. Murphy, C.S.B., M.A., Director of Studies The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend The Reverend INSTRUCTORS Religion, Mathematics Charles P. Donovan, C.S.B., A.B. William J. Duggan, C.S.B., A.B Orrin W. Feller, M.A. John G. French, C.S.B.. A.B. Alexander J. Grant, C.S.B., A.B. Hugh J. Haffey, C.S.B., M.A. Leo E. Hastings, M.A John M. Hussey, C.S.B., M.A. Wilfrid M. Kehoe, C.B.S., A.B. Patrick J. Lewis, C.S.B., A.B. Anthony P. Lococo, C.S.B., A.B. William P. McGee, C.S.B., M.A. John W. Meyer, C.S.B.. A.B. John F. Murphy, C.S.B., A.B. Wilfred J. Murphy, C.S.B., M.A. John F. Onorato, C.S.B., A.B. Raymond L. Prince, C.S.B., A.B. W. Oscar Regan, C.S.B., A.B. William J. Sheehan, C.S.B, A.B. Fergus J. Sheehy, C.S.B., A.B. James L. Willett, C.S.B., A.B. Religion, History C Religion, Latin, Creek Religion, Mathematics Religion, Mathematics, General Science Religion, Chemistry. Public Speaking Religion, History C, B Religion, Latin Physics Religion, Economic Geography, General Science, Social Studies Religion, Latin Religion, Latin, General Science Religion, English, Librarian Religion, English French Religion, Italian, English Religion. French, Latin Religion, English Plane Geometry, Treasurer, Director of Athletics Religion, French, Algebra Religion. Mathematics 14 THE ARETEFACULTY OF THE AQUINAS INSTITUTE INSTRUCTORS Sister M. Agnes Rita, S.S.J. Religion, Algebra, Social Studies Sister M. Alberta, S.Mv Religion, English, Library Sister M. Brendan, S.S.J. Religion, Art Sister M., S.S.J. Religion, History A, Social Studies Sister, M. Consilia, S.S.J. Religion, Latin, Social Studies Sister M. Demetria, S.S.J. Religion, German Sister Frances Marie, S.S.J. Religion, English Sister Mary Gerard, S.S.J. Religion, Commercial Studies Sister Jane Frances, S.M. Religion, English, Social Studies Sister Laurene Marie, S.S.J. Religion, German Sister M. Paul, S.M. 1 Religion, Latin, Social Studies Sister M. Raphael, S.M. Religion, Latin, French Sister M. Stella, S.M. u English Mr. John E. Bedford, A.B. Mathematics Mr. James F. Cross, C.S.B., A.B. General Science Mr. Raymond J. Hasenauer, Mijs. B. Music Mr. John R. Johnson, C.S.B., A.B. History C, A. Social Studies Mr. Mortimer J. Leary Physical Education Mr. Raymond J. Marling, A.B. English, Mathematics, Economics Mr. John T. Sullivan Physical Education Mr. Walter V. Sullivan, C.S.B., A.B. English, Social Studies Mr. Felix S. Hart Secretary C.S.B.—Congregation of St. Basil S.S.J.—Sister of St. Joseph S.M.—Sister of Mercy AQUINAS INSTITUTE 15FACULTY MEMBERS (not appearing with home room groups) IIRST ROW, left to right 1) Ri:v. John F. Onorato, C.S.B. Moderator Home Room 305, English, Italian, Religion. 2) Mr. James F. Cross, C.S.B. Office Assistant, Science. 3) Rev. Hugh J. Haffey, C.S.B. Mission Director, Chemistry, Public Speaking. Religion. 4) Rev. W. Oscar Rigan, C.S.B. Moderator Home Room 302, English, Religion. SECOND ROW. left to right 1) Rev. John M. Hussey Moderator—Home Room 312, Latin, Religion. 2) Sister M. Brendan, S.S.J. Art, Religion. 3) Rev. Leo E. Hastings Moderator—Home Room 308, History, Religion. THIRD ROW. left to right 1) Rev. Wilfrid M. Kehoe, C.S.B. Physics. 2) Mr. Felix Hart Secretary. 3) Ri v. John F. Murphy, C.S.B. Moderator— Home Room 306, English, Religion. FOURTH ROW. left to right 1) Rev. William J. Duggan Moderator Home Room 307, History, Religion. 2) Rev. Charles P. Donovan, C.S.B. Mathematics, Religion. 3) Rev. Anthony P. Lococo, C.S.B. Moderator Home Room 301, Latin, Religion. 4) Mr. John R. Johnson, C.S.B. History, Social Studies. IT AQUINAS INSTITUTE THE ARETE BOARD Editor-in-chief . HENRY W JANKOWIAK ASSOCIATE EDITORS ART . ATHLETICS BUSINESS DRAMATICS HUMOR MUSIC . PHOTOGRAPHY HENRY JANKOWIAK JOSEPH BONAFEDE CHARLES BRYAN JOHN CHERRY ROBERT COLEBECK ROBERT RAKOWSKI ROBERT BAUER J RICHARD LOEBS j JOHN ROBERTS FREDERIC KELLY DAVID SQUIRES ROBERT GUENTHER FRANK HEINDL ) ROBERT YOUNG LITERARY BOARD RICHARD HANNA RAYMOND KELLER DONALD KOERNER WARREN PAGE JOHN REINHARDT ROBERT VARNEY ROBERT VIT EDWARD WEBER LEO WESLEY ROBERT GUENTHER RICHARD PARKER MUSIC BOARD MARTIN BROPHY ART BOARD ROBERT RAKOWSKI VICTOR DE SIMON JAMES McGOWAN ROBERT BAUER THOMAS CRAIG JAMES CROWLEY JOHN FERMOIL ATHLETIC BOARD HENRY LALLY JOSEPH PEARTREE JOHN POINAN ROBERT RAYMOND BUSINESS BOARD RICHARD KAUTZ JAMES KEENEHAN RICHARD LOEBS CHARLES MAGGIO JOHN ROBERTS HAROLD SAFFRAN JOHN SLATER RAYMOND TIERNEY WILLIAM WHITNEY ROBERT Van EPPS FREDERIC KELLY DRAMATIC BOARD RICHARD NOWAK JOHN GIRVIN THE ARETE 18 jtfk. THE BUSINESS OF LIVING Glad did I live and gladly die ... Robert Louis Stevenson NOW that we seniors are about to graduate, perhaps it is best that we look ahead and envision the future—a future that will be for each unique and distinct. Some of us who are fortunate enough may go to universities or colleges. Those who shall continue thus are somewhat fortunate in putting off the business of living for a few years more and yet, paradoxically speaking, those who arc to begin making their mark in the world at present are fortunate also to have what may be termed as a head start. But in all the eventuality of time each of us must take up this business of living and do with it what we are able. And that is our prime concern -getting the most out of life. Living is an art—one that so few of us know of. The enjoyment of life for so many is merely a phrase—something to do with others and remotely concerned with them. But why shouldn’t each of us apply his talents and make the most of what he has? Each and everyone no matter what his state or condition can secure from the elements of God and nature that surround us the necessary requisites for happy living. And what does a happy life consist of? Satisfaction of the soul and mind first and then the satisfaction of the natural desires. We are indeed fortunate to be born to a faith like ours. It is a heritage which is most precious; it is the pearl of great price for which many have shed their blood. Let us consider that which an all-loving God has bestowed upon us and let us contemplate the fact that in God we have at all times someone to turn to, someone Who is the haven and refuge of all saints and sinners alike. Our religion is truly a beautiful thing, sacred beyond comprehension and it should permeate our every thought and action throughout our entire lives. Who, when beholding a magnificent sunset, the miracle of spring, the wonders of creation, cannot fail to be filled with the joy of living? For the poet joy is to be found in every flower, every scenic beauty. Every richly blended chord and mellowed tone of music is a source of happiness that swells the heart of the musician. And for those of us who are the plain, common and simple people, happiness lies in the touch of a hand, a glance of the eye, a sense of well-being. For true happiness does lie in little things. Happiness plays no favorites. It is for all, only longing to be sought after and always found in the heart. And if we see to it that others are satisfied and content, then only shall we be satisfied and content also. 20 THE ARETEFriendship, next to love of God, is the finest thing we can possess. A true friendship is rare and something that cannot be measured in terms other than love and fidelity. Perhaps too few of us really can fathom the meaning of friend. We do not fully realize what great fruits it can bear to be used in times of trials and loneliness. It is something that can never be lost and it is better by far to have only one real friend than many so-called ones. Perhaps it is a little premature to speak of it now, but in later life we will realize the truth of these words. It is difficult to speak concretely of such a subject for all of our natures are so diversified. Some of us are impervious and utterly passive to all that happens. But the feelings and mutual fidelity that exists between two friends is a universal language. That much we know. In years to come when we shall have left our mark upon the face of life w»e will look back in retrospection upon these days and it will be with much difficulty that we will recognize ourselves. There are so many forces acting upon ourselves, molding our destinies that we change daily never the person tomorrow that we are today. Some of us shall be failures and some successes, but each of us is entitled to an equal share of happiness. Some will be rich in experience and others will live drab, prosaic lives. But those who go through life living a set pattern will be satisfied, for no man can keep suppressed within himself a desire to live and seek his share of happiness. Sometimes we often wish we could gaze into the future and foresee what it holds for us, but it is better this way for each tomorrow brings a new adventure, new worlds to conquer. That is the fascination of living—this perpetual waiting to see the sunrise. Without it we should surely be lost. And above all we must be able to say that we have accomplished something. In that is the summation of all our life—a task and its completion. Always let us remember that happiness lies within ourselves. Again it may seem too soon to speak of this business of living, but when w'e are in what is affectionately termed our twilight years, we will remember and be grateful that we did prepare ourselves—that we went forward into the shining world with our armor of Faith and shield of happiness and thus did we conquer all things. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 21ABEL. FRANK B. German Club 2; Bouhng Club 4 Frank's friendly grin lias endeared him to all his classmates. Shy and retiring, he exemptihes the perfect student. popular alike with teacher and fellow student. ABIUSO, FRANC IS J. Camera Club 2; Si tenie Club 3. 4; German Club 4 Here is a fellow everyone admires. Modest and congenial, Frank has found a permanent spot in the hearts of all, since he has been ever wilting to render aid to those in need. ADAMISSION, JOSEPH A. Minion Unit 4; Intramural Basketball 2. C 4; B u hue. Club 1. 4: Science Club 4; Chest Club 4 loe is a happy-go-lucky fellow who always aims to please others with his inexhaustible mirth. His infectious grin and irrepressible good humor have lightened many a dreary day. ANDERSON. RAYMOND St. Thomai Club 2; Science Club 4 Ray is a retiring but capable chap who IS well liked by all who know him. Quiet wit, terse remarks, and studied answers radiate from this young man. •BAF.HR. EDWARD F. laitin Club 4 Ed is a quiet, studious lad whose amiable disposition makes him exceedingly popular with all. We hope you have every good fortune after leaving school. Ed. BAKER. WILLIAM J. Mission Unit I; BanJ I. 2, 3. 4: Math Club S; Buultnn Club 4 Wherever there's fun. Bill is in the midst of it. In his more serious moments, he devotes himself to his music. His acquaintances are indeed fortunate to have Bill for a friend. •ALBERTO, STEPHEN J. Italian Club 2. ), 4; Glee Club 4: Minion Unit 4; Intramural Football 4 Steve shall be remembered for Ins unobtrusive manner and athletic prowess. Quiet industry and steadiness have made him welcome among us. BALL. TERENCE W. Minion Unit 3, 4 Terry's personality is his most cherished and valued pOSMMaoa His friendship is cherished by his classmates and teachers alike. 24BAUER. ROBERT W. Football 2. 3, 4; Intramural Haibetball 3. 4; Mutton Unit 3. 4; Italian Club 31 Chut Club 4; Arete Board Bob is the lid who can play football and Mill find time for the Minions and perform each with a spirit and thoroughness that insures success in everything he undertakes. BAYER. HAROLD C. Mnnon Unit 4; Band 1, 2, 3. 4; Orchestra 2. 3. 4; Set-met Club 4; German Club 4; Man on and White 4 Harry, with his friendly smile and cver-ready pun. shall ever be remembered for his inimitable piano renditions and aptness at leading our swing band. Best of luck. Harry. •BAYNES. JOHN A. St. Thomas Club I. 3: Million Unit 3. 4: Baikeiball 2. 3. 4; I-ji n Club 4; Maroon and White 4 John is an athletically minded chap. But he doesn't allow his activities in this respect to interfere with his school work, as is clearly shown by his fine record. •BIEL. ROBERT L. Dramatic Club 2; Get man Club 3. 4; lattm Club 4; Class Oratorical 2 In Bob one can easily imagine the successful lawyer or doctor, but with his knowledge and determination he will surely succeed, no matter what vocation he chooses. BONAFEDE. JOSEPH M. St. Thomas Club I. 2. 3: Italian Club 2. 3. 4; lattin Club 4; Arete Board Joe is a studious and much-admired student and one in w hom we are justifiably proud because of his pleasing per sonality and his remarkable scholastic achievements. 25 BOWER. FREDERICK F. Football 3. 4 In the classroom as well as on the gridiron. “Fritz” has proven nis ability. His good nature and sense of humor have served to make hem a friend to all. BROPHY. MARTIN M. School Play 4: Dramatic Club 2. 4: Catholic Literature Club 3; Getmjn Club 4: Mnuon Unit t. 4: Orchestra I. 2. 3. 4; Maroon and W hue Stall 4: Senior Play 4: Arete Board Martin is the huge, hearty fellow often seen running about the school on his many activities. His willing cooperation and ready wit can always be counted on to make him a desired companion. •BRYAN. CHARLES V. St. Thomai Club I: Mission Unit 4; Math Club 2: l itm Club 4; Bo ti ling Club 4 “An abridgement of all that is perfect in man” would perhaps most nearly describe Charley. Gentleman, scholar, humorist, he is unfailingly versatile as he marks his steady path to assured success.BUBEL, NEIL F. Intramural Basketball 3: Camera Club 4 Trust Neil to supply a bright quip or a funny saving in that soft voice of his. A steady worker and a good fellow, he has many friends to his credit. BURNS. ROBERT W. Intramural Basketball 3 Though auiet, reserved, and studious, haired Bob is everyone's friend, and one whom our Alma Mater will surely miss. The merry twinkle in his eye will long be remembered. CAFFERY, EDWARD J. Lenten Play 3: Intramural Baikethall 2. 3. Math Club 1. 2; Chets Club 4: Clan Oratorical 2; Band 2; Million Unit 3 A refined intellectual appearance coupled with a pleasant personality distinguishes mathematically inclined Ed. His diligence and dependability will mark out success in all his undertakings. CALDWELL. JAMES E. Band I, 2, 3. 4; Intramural Basketball 4; Math Club 2 Jimmy is quite athletically inclined as well as musically minded. With his multitude of friends he need never worry about a future of success. CAMERON. JOHN A. St. Thomas Club I; Orchestra . 2, 3. 4: Intramural Basketball 2: Basketball 3,4: French Club 4 Quiet and sincere. Jack has found for himself a place in the hearts of all his classmates. His talent as a musician promises a glowing career. CAM1LLER1, SANTO M CHee Club 3, 4: At tat ion Club 4: French Club 3, 4 Inconspicuous, dignified San shuns the limelight, but has won a wide circle of friends and dose companions. His sincerity will not soon be forgotten. •CAMPBELL. JOHN A. Intramural Baikethall 4: Stamp Club 2: Math Club 3. 4: Cl lee Club 4: Boulin Club 4 An ardent bowler and a steady student, lack wends his merry way through life. Beneath the surface, however. lies a goodness of character and a versatile personality that insures popularity. CANNON. WILLIAM A. Minion Unit : Football 3. 4: Intramural Basketball 2, 3: Camera Club 4 Of rugged, wrestler•Iikc build. Bill is a thoroughly well liked chap. Besides being a stalwart son of Auui-nas on the gridiron, he takes a keen interest in basketball, and sailing. 26CARDF.LLA. NICHOLAS T. Minion Unit 3. 4: Italian Clnk 2. 3. 4; Glee CM 3. 4 Nick is a quiet sort of chap, but one respected by all. His will |o help his «olleagues m their time of need has made him quite popular with all his friends. CASEY. JAMES F. Hand 2, 3. 4; Orchestra 2. 3. 4 We might call Inn small if we looked at his physical height, but he'd certainly be a giant if we looked at his head, mind or courage. His timpani performances are extraordinary. •CHERRY. JOHN B. Mission Unit 4; Dramatic Club 3. 4; Arete Board Jack — a pleasant, amiable person—has a knack for making acquaintances easily. A diligent worker, he can always be counted upon to do his share in Mission work or elsewhere. COLEBECK. ROBERT W. Mission Unit 3. 4; Band i, 4: Ariation Club 4; Arete Board Bob is a quiet and determined student who makes his way unnoticed by those around him. An agreeable companion and ever mannerly, he is gifted with a dear and unexpected logic of insight. CONDERACCI. ALFRED D. Mnuon Unit 4; Intramural Basketball 2, 3. 4: Camera CM 4 Happy • go • lucky A1 takes everything in his stride and has made life at school pleasant for others as well as himself. His personality will carry him far. •CONSALVI. EDWARD F. Mission Unit 4; Stamp Club I; Intramural Basketball I. 2, 3; Football 3, 4; Camera Clnb 2; Glee Clnb 3. 4 Ed is a typical athlete—big and brawny, jolly and locular. To know Ed is certainly a delightful gratification. Without a doubt he can be labeled as a desired friend. CLANCY. JERRY S. Camera Clnb 2; German Clnb 3. 4 Sociable and attentive, Jerry is a willing worker, a steady student and a fine friend. Many fine qualities are hidden beneath that quiet, and fair exterior. •COUNTRYMAN. ALLEN Band I. 2. 3. 4; Orchestra 3. Al's etfcrvescent humor and mastery of the clarinet have won him a permanent memory Aquinas, and are sure to mark his presence wherever he goes. 27CUSANI, GUSTAVE E. DAILEY. BERNARD J. DAKIN. ROBERT E. DARBY. JOSEPH R. Intramural basketball J, 4: Bo u I in 3. 4; Band 2, 3, 4 Big and rugged Gus looks like a veritable colossus. yet his very nature belies his ap-pearamc. A reliable companion and an accomplished musician, he is noted for his blurt humor. Intramural Basketball 2; (letman Club 2. 3; Band 3. 4 Energetic, likeable. Berme. by his friendly smile and unbounded pep. has found a favorable spot in all our hearts. A successful future in all endeavors tan be assured. St. Thomas Club I; Intramural Basketball I. 2, 3; Dram at ie Club I. 2. 3, 4; Cl lee Club 4; Cheer Leader 4 A personality unsurpassed in cheerfulness prankishness is not the least of Bob s abili ties. Versatile Bob is a great favorite among his classmates. Intramural Basket hall I. 2. i. 4; (.lee Club 2. 3. 4 ; Math Club t Joe’s fine voice is but an outward sign of the pleasant spirit within him. His ambitions are big. but he has a personality to match them. •DAVIS. JOHN E. Minion Unit 4; Clan Ora-tom at 4: Stamp Club 2. 3; Latin Club 4 Versatile in activities, jovial John is a perfect example of a model student. He is the fortunate possessor of fine oratorical ability. He has also served the Missions well. DEAN. ALFRED C. Mutton Unit 2. 3. 4; Intramural Basketball 2; Dramatic Club I. 2. 3. 4: Camera Club 5; Boulinn Club ); (llee Club 2. 3. 4 Modest and reserved A I s main interests in school arc Bowling and the Glee Club. He is never found wanting for a pleasant word. Good luck. Al! DfMF.IS, JOSEPH A. Minion Unit 4: Italian Club I. 2. 3. 4 Modest Joe is well liked lot his quiet and unassuming manner. By his nonchalance and placidity under all circumstances he has convinced us of his ability. DEMMLRT. GEORGE M. St. Thomas Club I, 2. 3; l ootball 3. 4 George's happy faculty of coordinating Iiii high mental powers with his athletic firowcss has distinguished um m our halls. His versatility and wit are sure to carry him far in the world. 28•CRAIG. THOMAS J. Minion Unit 3. 4; Intra-mural Basketball 2. 3; Bowlin Club I; French Club 3; (lire (luh 2: l atin Cluh 4; Arete Board A student well-liked by all who know him because of his winning smile and his pleasing personality. Tom's love for sports in no way impairs his ability as a student. • CRAMP.R, DANIEL M Camera Cluh 3 Dan is a serious fellow despite his perpetual grin. He knows when and how to work. His quietness docs not indicate lack of ability but merely proves his dependability. CROCIATA. JOSEPH S. Catholic Literature Cluh 4: Bowlin Cluh 4; Italian Club 4 Personality plus versatility equals Joe. Thoughtful and quiet. he is unsurpassed when it comes to ambition or any duty requiring co-operation. CROSSON. JOHN D. Ci i man Cluh 4 For real manliness and spirit it’shard to beat John. Though diminutive in size, his friendship and good will are sought and respected by every student he meets. CROWLEY. JOHN S. Si. Tbomai Cluh . Minion Unit 3. 4: School Play 4; Lenten Play 3: Dramatic Cluh I, 2. 3; Glee Cluh 3. 4 . Clan Oratorical I; Arete Board Ever on hand with a jovial and cheerful word with those he meets. Jack has become a vital spark in our class life. His natural sc ho-lactic and business ability will bear successful fruit in later life. CULOTTA. JOSEPH M Intramural Basketball 2. 3. 4; Italian Cluh 2. 3. 4 Although Joe's career at Aquinas has been a pleasant and a jovial one. it is due to his cordiality, which has made him a good mixer and an agreeable, high-spirited companion. CURTIN. JAMES F.. St. Thomai Club I; Orchestra 2. 3 Studies never bother Jim nor need he fear lonesomeness. His bright and cheery grin is always present. Modest, courteous, sprightly—Jim is as good a comrade as he appears. •CURTIN. NEIL B. Minion Unit 2: Dramatic Club 2 Neil has brightened many hearts in his stay at Aquinas. His many dose associates find in him a jovial companion and a true friend, always “Smiling It Down.’DENI. ANTHONY C. Minton Unit 4: Italian Club I. 2. 3. 4 Tony is on the short end in size, but his friendly smile and deferential manner have convinced us that his heart is great. His hearty chuckle will long be remembered. DENTINGER, THOMAS Minion Unit 2, 3. 4; Dramatic Club I, 2. 4; Math Club 3: Maroon anj White 4 A serious worker with an open heart for the Missions is Tom. He has been an ardent worker for the Aquina-der. together with his highest ibic interests. Di ROSA, JOHN J. Intramural Basketball I. 2, 3. 4; Italian Club 3. 4 Through some strange phenomenon. Curly” mixes work and pleasure, and he still gets the most out of both. He is a whizz in Italian, and excels in all sports. DrSIMON, VICTOR A. Science Club 4: Band 2. 3. 4: Orcheitra 3, 4; Arete Board Vivacious Vic, the smallest member and the live-wire of our class is an ardent exponent of the swing sax.” Yet his diligence in studies belies a frivolous nature. DIETZ. CHARLES V. Science Club 4 Never happier than when in the lab. Chuck dotes on chemistry. A friendly manner and a gleeful disposition rewards its owner by obtaining for him loyal friends. DiGAETANO. SAMUEL J. Mission Unit 2: Italian Club 2. 3. 4: Intramural Basketball 3. 4 Diminutive Sammy is exceedingly popular around Aquinas. A lively sense of humor and a sunny personality have made him outstanding both with teachers and students. •DORSEY. GERALD J. Intramural Basketball 4 Apparently docile, but actually fun-loving. Jerry’s going means the loss of a valuable friend and a constant source of pleasure. Certainly one as vibrant as he will not soon be forgotten. DOYLE. JAMES B Mission Unit 4; Math C ab 2; Football 3. 4; Intramural Basketball 3. 4 Amiable, loose and lanky, iim outplays his opponents oth on the gridiron and on the court, instilling in them a respect for his keen mind. Tall, dark, handsome, Jim is a real fellow. 30DUFFY. JAMES G. Si. Thomas Club I; German Club 3, 4; Minion Unit 4 Jim's hearty laugh has been a tradition at Aquinas for the past four years. His carefree and likeable nature has been instrumental in gaining for him countless friends. EHMANN. BERNARD B. Git Club J. 4; German Club 4. Baulin Club 4 Bcrnie is sifted with a whimsical smile and a delightful naturalness of manner. His excellent record and genial temperament predict success for him throughout life. DUGAN. CHARLES M Football i. 4 Chuck’s sojourn at Aquinas has been a happy one. In addition to marked athletic ability. Chuck possesses good-nature and a refreshing sense of humor. •ECKL, DONALD J. St. Thomas (lab I, 2, 3: Mission Unit 2, 3; Intramural Bask el bat I 3. 4 ; l atin Club 4; Maroon anJ Whue 4 Tranquil, studious, co-operative — Don’s scholastic prowess will long be remembered by his classmates. Tins versatile lad puts business before pleasure which accounts for his being in line for a S. T. C. star. EGI.ING. CLARENCE A. Intramural Basketball 3. 4; Glee Club 3. 4; Camera Club 4. Latin Club 4 Personable Clarence is one of our most industrious seniors. He readily admits his chief interest is basketball. Yet his studies have not suffered . we won t soon forget him. EISENBERG. ROBERT H. Intramural Basketball 2, 3; Bo u line 4 A neat, unassuming fellow is Bob, whose quiet comradeship and bowling ability have won him many admirers. Lively, humorous, and genial, his conversation will long be remembered. •EMBURY. GURNEY T. Intramural Basketball 3 Rather quiet at times but always a Catholic gentleman and a hard worker. Gurney has won many a true friend with his friendly nature. Life will be no problem for one such as he. BMPEY. JOHN J. Intramural Basketball I. 2. 4; Math Club 2 Small in size but boundless in friendly mannerism and witty remarks is Jack. He is a friend, admired and respected by all his classmates. 31FARRELL. JAMES E. Boultn% Clab ; Sett nee Club 3 I ..inky Jim is a fine example of a Catholic gentleman. His teachers know him as being polite and diligent; his pals recognize him lor being sympathetic, kindly, and a g«x d fellow. FAWKES. BERNARD T. Minion Unit I. 2. 3. 4: Lenten Piny I; School Plnj 4; Intramural Basketball 2. 3. 4; Dramatic Club . 2, 3. 4; Science Club L Maroon and V'hite 3. 4; Clan Oratorical 2; Cheer Leader j, 4 Behold the all-around good fellow, active in nearly every field, and full of school spirit. Truly, his record speaks for itself. FEERICK. JOHN V. Intramural Basketball 2. 3: dc r man Club 2, 3; Latin ( lab 4 John goes for basketball in a big way but that does not make him a slacker when it comes to studies. He is well-likcd by all his acquaintances, which are numerous. FEHLNER, GEORGE A. Science dab 4; Camera dab 4 Big of heart and body is George. Success is his by steady, earnest work. Fortunate enough to please his teachers and fellow-students. George need never worry with his enviable faculty for making friends. •FERMOIL, JOHN R. Camera dab 4; Math dab 2; Arete Board Jack is that dark, handsome chap whom anyone is proud to nave for a friend. With a propensity for sartorial elegance, Jack appears to be our concept of the Catholic gentleman. FINUCANE, THOMAS B. Intramural Basketball 2 Tom doesn't say much nor does he ever appear conspicuous yet a truer companion or a more determined worker has never attended this school, as Tom's many friends will testify. FLEMING. GERALD P. Scieme dab I Quiet and self-contained.yet the possessor of a good humor and kindly nature, Jerry has become popular with all who know him. He is sure to succeed after leaving these portals. FLICK. ELMER M. Science dab 4 Behold a boy with a sense of humor. His occasional witticisms have endeared him to many of his classmates. His personality is appealing, and we feel he will make a place for himself in the world.FORBES. WILLIAM J. Mission Unit 4; Intramural Baike shall 3. 4; Camera Club 4: Bowling Club 4; Dramatu Club 4; Class Oratorical 3, 4 Bill is one of those happy-go-lucky gents who can always find the bright side of life for others, even if he has to sacrifice his own pleasure to accomplish it. FORD. JAMES E. Camera Club 3; Science Club 4 A student well-liked by all his classmates. Jim's chief interests are those of a scientific nature. We wish him good luck in his future fields of endeavor. FOX. LEO V. Glee Club 3, 4; Bowline Club 4 Modest and reticent is Leo. Decidedly efficient and a fine fellow, he has a host of friends, who will testify to his many sterling qualities— especially, witty remarks. FULLER. EDWARD H. Mission Unit I, 4; Football 2, 3. 4; lenten Pla) . 2; Dramatic Club 3. 4; German Club 4: Maroon and IT hue Staff 4 One of our outstanding football players was Romeo with his sunny disposition and everlasting smile. A diligent. conscientious worker, Ed will make his path to success a determined one. GAGNER, DONALD F. Intramural Basketball J; Glee Club 2, 3, 4 The many who claim Don as a friend know that in him they have a gem of great worth: cheerfulness.courtesy, and willingness to cooperate in all .utiMfuN. be they work or play. GAGNER. JOSEPH H. Intramural Basketball I. 2. 3, 4; Glee Club 3. 4; Camera Club 3. 4; Chess Club 3. 4 Joe may be termed as one of the most versatile members of our class. His melodious voice and numerous activities will linger on. GALLAGHER. JOSEPH P. Intramural Basketball 2 Silent, studious and reticent J c is «»nc f Aquinas' most dependable fellows. With his personality he will go far. GECK. DONALD W. Intramural Basketball I. 2. 3 Tall, unassuming Don always takes his studies seriously. yet finds time to en-joy the happiness and joys of life. He is well known as an ardent French student. 33 -GEORGE. EARL C. Basketball I, 2, 3, 4; Football 3. 4 One of Aquinas's outstanding athletes. Earl's personality has won him many, many friends inside and outside the classroom. We wish success to one who so thoroughly deserves it. •GIGLIOTT1. JEROME J. Italian Club 2, 3; Bottling Club 2: Stamp Club 3. 4: Math Club 4: Science Club 4: Camera Club 4; Aviation Club 4 Jerry is admired for his many achievements. His pleasing personality plus his sunny smile bids well for him in any activity which he may choose. GIRVIN. JOHN F. Minion Unit 4: School Play 3: Lenten Play I. 2. 3: Ora matte Club I, 2, 3. 4; Arete Board A good-natured fellow with a friendly smile is John. A steady worker, he has a way of making friends that will bring him far in the world. His is a distinguished dramatic talent. GORMAN. WARREN E. Warren’s cheery smile has brightened many hearts. His determined and earnest pursuit of his studies will doubtlessly assure him future prosperity. GOTTF.RMEIER. JOHN B. Minion Unit 4: Intramural Basketball }: Glee Club 3. 4 Reserved in manner. Jack is a splendid example of the Aquinas gentleman. A auiet sense of humor is one ol his appealing possessions. None can overrate his hearty grin. •GUENTHER. ROBERT H. St. Thomat Club I; Science Club 3. 4; Band . 2. 3. 4; Orchestra 3, 4; German Club 4; Arete Board Altruistic Bob has been foremost in many activities at Aquinas. A good student, a fine musician, an excellent and reliable worker. Bob has Eiven his uttermost. He will t missed indeed. HANLON. JOHN J. Intram nr al Basketball 3 Tall, blond John with his air of jovial friendship has earned for himself the title an all around good fellow ” being courteous, and also loyal to others. •HANNA. RICHARD J. Mission Gnu 4; Glee Clnh 3, 4; Arete Board Dick is active, spending a part of his time in various designs. A caustic tongue and a derisive attitude distinguish him; never shall we forget his witty, disparaging remarks. 34HART. CHARLES A. Mnu» Unit I, 4; German CM 2. 3. 4 Chuck s pleasing and magnetic personality has made for him numerous friends. His enthusiasm and goodwill bode well for him after graduation. •HART. JOHN J. Intramural Basketball 2: Basket hall 3. 4; French Club 3. 4 lohn is a studious youth who has displayed great prowess on the basketball court. Always ready with a smile, he is a favorite among his classmates. HAUCK. CHARLES H. Catholic Uttrature Club 4 The immensity of Chuck's frame suggests somewhat the amount of pood cheer and sincerity which he possesses. Never gloomy but es'er optimistic and efficient in studies, he soon vanquishes any obstacle. HF.AGNEY. JOHN F. Intramural Batkttball I; Bout mu Club 2. 4 With his ever-present smile and reserved manner Jack has acquired many a friend. Besides being a diligent student. he is a devotee of the art of bowling. HEINOL. FRANK E. St tenet Club h 4; Chest Club 4; Arete Board Frank is more commonly known to his intimate associates as Weasel. He is a lad who speaks kindly of everyone. For a hobby Frank indulges in science and photography. HENEGHAN. JOHN T. Italian Club 2, 3. 4; Camera Club 2. 3 A large heart, a wealth of good cheer, and genial disposition—these arc the characteristics which arc sure to carry Jack through life in a big way. HENNESSY. JOHN R. St. Thomai Club I. 2: Mis-ston Unit 4; Math Club 2; Glee Club 3. 4 One of our most conspicuous and capable seniors. John has an equal capacity for excelling in Mission work as well as in his studies. His high ideals and his talents indicate a promising career. HERENDEEN. THOMAS French Club 3; Bottling Club 4 Big Tom never has a worry. His easy-going nature and nonchalant manner arc his biggest assets. Although reserved in manner, Tom is an active student. 35•HEVERON, GERALD D. Intramural Basketball 3: Science Club 3. 4; Glee Club 4 ; Mission Unit 4 Jerry is quiet and reserved by nature, hut a wealth of kindness and jgood fellowship lies buried in his heart. His friends can tell you of his fine qualities. HUBBLE. WILLIAM D. St. Thomai Club ; Mission Unit 2. 3. 4: Dramatic Club I. 2. 3. 4; Glee Club 3. 4; Maroon and White 4 Often does one find Bill engaged in one activity or another. A diligent and enthusiastic worker, he will make his path to success the natural result of perseverance. HICKEY. WILLIAM W. Mission Unit I, 4; Dramatic Club I; Catholic Literature Club 4 Bill, a real Aquinas student, is a dependable, energetic and enthusiastic worker. His winning smile and keen sense of humor arc his finest assets. •HILBERER, CLEMENT G. Bottling Club 3, 4 Broad-shouldered Clem ’ is noted for his rather sober appearance which belies his perpetual kindness and active mind. A true gentleman, he is ever dependable and consequently a popular young man. HOGAN, DONALD W. Mission Unit 4; St. Thomas Club I. 2. 3: Intramural Basketball 3, 4: Math Club 2; Maroon and White 4 Brilliant in his studies, zealous in his cvcrv endeavor, kind and cheerful to all and an optimistic philosopher in his own right is Don. His career will be wonderful to behold in its well-deserved success. I I •jankowiak. henry St. Thomas dub . 2. 3: Orchestra I. 2. 3. 4: Glee Club 2: Mission Unit 3: Class Oratorical 3. 4: Catholic Literature Club 4: Edi-lor-in-Chief of the Arete Hank's brilliant career at Aquinas was crowned by his being selected for Editor of the Arete. A consistent St. Thomas Club student, ingenuous Hank possesses hosts of friends attracted by a plea-ant personality; c predict success for Hank in any field. JENTILUCCI, NICHOLAS Intramural Basketball 3. 4; Italian Club I. 2, 3 Sedate, unpretentious Nick has a propensity for making friends wherever he goes. Loyal and gifted with perseverance. he has in his re- rtful wav rendered his to his Alma Mater. •KAUTZ. RICHARD E. Mission Unit I, 3; Camera Club 2; Maroon and White 4; Arete Board An eminent Mission worker. Dick never falters where there is work to be done. He is the type of fellow that mixes well with any crowd. 36KAVANAGH. JAMES V. French Club 3, 4 A circle of sunshine is Jim's presence anywhere. This diminutive chap's cheerful manner and bright humor have found for him a place in the hearts of all his classmates. KEATING. BERNARD J. Mis lion Unit 4; Intramural Basketball 2, 3: Glee Club 4: Dramatic Club 4; Soul-inp Club 4 This well-known senior is an integral part of the class of '40. His swimming prowess is admired by all. His intriguing personality makes him ever a favorite among his many friends. •KEENAN. PAUL J. St. Thomat Club 1. 2, 3; Intramural Basketball 2. 3! Basketball Manager 4 : Stamp Club I; Botrlinp Club 2, 4; Clan Oratorical I We present the Beau Brum-mcl of this class. An intellectual genius, as well as a cooperative student, Paul's popularity marks him as a success. KEENEHAN, JAMES T. St. Thomas Club I; Orchestra 2, 3; French Club 3; Arete Board An intellectual chap with a colorful personality and a unique sense of humor. Jim will overcome all obstacles in life as he has so successfully overcome those at Aquinas. •KELLER. RAYMOND J. Intramural Basketball4 : Glee Club 2, 3, 4; Italian Club 2; Maroon and White 4 One of the Glee Club's more vibrant baritones and one of the classroom's more studious personalities, Ray can look back with happy memories upon his days at Aquinas. •KELLY. EDWARD F. Intramural Basketball 3. 4; Intramural Tennis 4; German Club 4 Ed is a quiet student whose favorite sport is tennis. His ready laugh and sparkling personality make him a favorite with all the fellow’s in his class. •KELLY. FREDERIC J. School Play 2; Lenten Play I. 2. 3: Intramural Basketball 3: St. Thomas Club I; Dramatic Club I. 2. 3. 4; Arete Board Good-natured and carefree is Fred. An agrarian living has broadened this lad. A sense of responsibility has resulted in his being chosen for so many activities, notably dramatics. KEMP. VERNON W. Intramural Basketball 3 , French Club 3, 4 One who can always be depended upon for able assistance and a ready smile, Vcrn” has entrenched himself in the hearts of all. His politeness and assurance have particularly distinguished him. 37  KESSELRING, RAYMOND St. Thomas Club I, 2. 3: Minton Unit J; Science Club 4 Meek and mild. Ray answers only when spoken to and his answers speak for themselves, virtually worth their weight in gold, as his scholastic achievements readily reveal. KIRCHHOFF. ROBERT A. Bowling Club 4 Bob's a quiet fellow , but there arc many sterling qualities hidden beneath that very silence. Retiring, but friendly and generous to all. he has gained many friends. KLEEHAMMER. WENDEL Intramural Football4; Bowling Club 2. 3. 4; Math Club 3; German Club 4; Minion Unit 4 Winnie is gifted with a winning personality, abetted by a friendly smile. He's a regular fellow, and a true Aquinas gentleman. His bowling strikes will ring in our ears. KNAPP. JOHN L. St. Thomai Club I. 3; Million Unit 4; Intramural Ten-nn 3. 4; Math Club 2; Glee Club 3. 4 John is that likable lad who was the drive behind the Tennis Club and Mission Society during his stay at Aquinas. We wish him all good fortune in his future undertakings. KOERNER. DONALD R. KOLB. NORBERT R Intramural Basketball 2,3,4; St. Thomas Club I. 2. 3; Bouhng Club 2, 3. 4; Clan Oratorical 2; Arete Board Don. one of our beloved St. Thomas Clubmen, is an ardent sportsman and president of the Bowling Club. Matchless in conversation, brilliant in debate, peerless in study. Don has merited his many comrades. Quiet and reserved in manner, Norb is as loval to his friends as he is to his books. A serious, earnest attitude toward everything characterizes this lad as a true worker. KOLMER. RALPH W. Sometimes reserved, but always alert for an occasional prank Ralph has impressed us with his fine spirit of hard work and upkeep of Catholic principles. earmarks of continued success. KUBANKA. EDWARD V. lenten Play I; Dramatic Club I; German Club 2, 3 Always on hand at social functions but equally enthusiastic in the pursuance of his studies is Ed. He will be successful in later life because of his hard work and fun-loving manner. 38LAI.LY. HENRY L. Lenten Play I. 2; Basketball 2. 3. 4: I »tball 3. 4: Mutton Unit 4; Clan Oraton-cal 2; Arete Board When Hank isn't spending hit lime fulfilling hi Mis- ion work, he lake great pleasure in participating in variou sport . Here is a real Catholic gentleman. LAMBERT. JOSEPH J. Basketball , 2; Basketball 3. 4: Intramural Track 4; Minion Unit 4 Speedy and clever on the basketball court, red-haired Joe i no less at home among friends and in the classroom. His numerous acquaintances arc a testimony to his likable personality. LANZA. SAMUEL W. Minion Unit 2, 4; Italian Club 2. 3. 4 Sam's cheering countenance has brightened many a day for hi fellow students; tributes would be wasted on one with his pleasing personality that will always make him friends. LINDELOW. CHARLES H. Ever friendly and good-natured. Charles has found a permanent place in the hearts of all. Hardworking and serious, he is noted for hi ability to accomplish any assignment. •LOEBS. RICHARD C. Dramatic Club I. 4; Camera Club 2. 3 : Minion Unit 3. 4; Pm i Club 4; French Club 4 ; Arete Board An ardent worker for his class and school. Dick's quick wit and magnetic per sonality have won a multitude of friends, which leads us to predict a brilliant future. •MAGGIO. CHARLES I. Football 2. 3. 4; Basketball 2. 3. 4; Italian Club 3. 4; Minion Unit 4: Arete Board An all-around athlete. Chuck has upheld the tradition of Aquinas on court and gridiron ; to be a true Catholic ntleman, to take victory ot feat with a smile. LILLICH, JOHN E. Lenten Play 2; Minion Unit I. 3: Dramatic Club , 2, 3. 4; Glee Club 3. 4 Boxing runs in the family, and lack is no exception. He is of the quiet type with a deep bass voice that will be sorely missed in the Glee Club. He's an all-around good fellow and a friend to all. MAGINN. RAYMOND J. Football , 2, 3. 4: Stamp Club 1. 2; French Club 3. 4; Minion Unit 4 Gifted with a marvelous physique. Ray has distinguished himself by hi superb football; and the succeeding years have unveiled in him a talented and truly delightful personality. 39MAHAR. FRANCIS E. Intramural Basketball 2. 3 A newcomer, Francis has swiftly won a host of friends with his quiet and stately manner. A fine specimen of that rare individual — the Catholic gentleman. MAHER. JAMES E. Mission Unit 2: Intramural Tennn J; Catholic Literature Club 4 Capable of hard work under tue, Jim is a familiar sight in the halls of Aquinas. His disposition is pleasant, his friends are many. We feel he will make a place for himself, whatever vocation he chooses. MAHER. WILLIAM M. Intramural Basketball 2; Basketball 3. 4; Science Club 4 One of our star basketballcrs. diminutive Bill has made his school life a merry and rollicking one. To see him conniving with friends in the corridors is a frequent occurrence. MANFRE, JOHN Italian Club I, 2, 3: Orchestra I, 2, 3, 4 Johnny is a musical-minded, fun-loving fellow who has captivated his many friends through a beaming smile. Kind and courteous. John displays a gentlemanly manner ; his courage and acumen are noteworthy. MANION. WILLIAM M. Mission Unit 2: Chess Club 4; Safety Patrol 4 As an industrious worker. Bill is uuiet. serious, and determined ; w he never a period of . amusement commences, however, a smile crosses his features and he joins wholeheartedly in the merriment. •MARTIN. BERNARD L. Dramatic Club I. 2; Science Club 3: 4; Lenten Play 3; Catholic IJterature Clam 4 : B' ultnn Club 4: Glee Club 2. 4 We all know Bernie — big. fun-loving. always ready with a smile and a witticism that reveals his genial nature. Yet he is serious when the occasion demands. MASSETH. EUGENE F. Always ready to give a helping hand. Gene has traced a path of success during his years with us. He is another Quiet fellow, yet one rich in the possession of many gen uine friends. •MATTLE, RICHARD A. Math Club 3Science Club 4 Dick's a quiet fellow who takes a keen interest in math and science. His friends recognize many fine qualities in that modest nature of his which glows softly from his eyes. 40McAULEY. JOSEPH P. Joseph's career at Aquinas is evident by his triumphs. We Ky a glowing tribute to a y who can surmount apparently insuperable difficulties. McAVOY. ROBERT A. Intrjnjural Basketball 3: St. Thomas Club 3; Minion Unit 4: French Club 3! Lai in Club 4 Bob is a quiet lad, reserved in manner and admired by all. One of our famous Vir-gil men, he possesses the happy faculty of devotion to schoolwoik. McCULLOCH, DONALD J. Minion Unit 4 Tall, swaggering. Don is the proud possessor of a carefree and nonchalant nature, never perturbed by anything. His countless friends indicate his wide-reaching popularity and magnetic personality. McGowan. jamf.s i. Fool ball 3. 4; Glee Club 4; Chen Club 4; Areie Bard Lanky Jim, besides being a capable athlete, is an artist of no mean ability, an excellent scholar. His friendly grin has won him a host of friends: his gcnialty is not doubted by anyone. McGRATH, JOHN J. Intramural Basketball 2. 3. 4; Minion Unit I; Dramatic Club 2. Glee Club i, 4; Ma roon and White 4 Red is one thoroughly likable chap. Always smiling. a determined worker, he is a lad that has made his four years here a tribute to his character. McOMBER, DONALD C. Football 2, i, 4; Minion Unit 4 A big, friendly fellow is Don. He's a typical athlete, having distinguished himself by his prowess on the gridiron. It goes without saying he has a host of friends, who all wish him the best of luck. McQUAID, THOMAS J. Minion Unit I, 2 Tommy's quiet self-assured exterior covers, but does not envelop, his many virtues. His placid enjoyment of simple things bespeaks his true philosophy. MEYER. GEORGE A. Bouhn% Club 3. 4; German Club 3. 4 Affable, ever-willing to lend a helping hand, George has made his stay here a pleasant one for those with whom he has come in contact. He is a boon companion and an all-around good fellow. 41 MEYER. JOSEPH A. Intramural Basketball 2, 3. 4 Whenever you hear the click of a camera. Joe is sure to be around. Many an uncus-ting faculty member has n the victim of his ever-ready Kodak. His practical jokes and deep laughter have instilled life into many a dull class. MEYERINC. BERNARD F. Intramural Basketball 3: Dramatic Club I: Stamp Club 2; Maroon and White 3; German Club 4 Modest and congenial best personifies Bermc. With his everpresent smile, enthusiastic spirit, and lovable personality he has given us many enjoyable moments. MILLER. EUGENE C. Intramural Basketball 2.3.4; St. Thomas Club I, 2; Million Unit 2. 3, 4: Italian Club 3. 4; Latin Club 4 Jovial Gene has ably demonstrated his ability to combine sports and missions and still maintain a high degree in his studies. His sociable chatter and refreshing humor have marked his stay with us. •MILLER. RIC HARD J. Intramural Basketball 4; Bowling Club I, 2. 3, 4. Camera Club 2: German Club 3. 4; Science Club 4 An excellent bowler, ardent student of German and science. these may seem quite varied talents, yet they serve to illustrate the versatility and completeness of Dick's hne character. He is always on the verge of mental exertion. MITCHELL. DOUGLAS F. St. Thomas Club I Great in soul as well as in body. Doug has a distinct personality. One of our sedate students—his friends are numerous. Science is Doug’s forte, with math as a trifling side-line. MONTGOMERY. NORMAN J. Basketball 2. 3: Boultng Club 2, 4 .Minton Unit I; Stamp Club I Quiet, honest Norman is a favorite with his teachers and fellow-pupils, for he is dependable and does his work willingly and well. A man worth knowing indeed. MORAN. FRANCIS J. Dramatic Club I, 2, 4; Intramural Track 2; Minion Unit 4; Glee Club 3. 4 Frannic'' is one of the most popular students in this year's senior class. He is a promi nent exponent of the modern terpsichorean art. •MI NDING. RICHARDG. Intramural Basketball 2, 3. Intramural Baseball 2: Intra mural Volleyball 3. 4; Million Unit 3. 4; Band I. 3 Dick is another of our ardent Pugilists. He has proved his ability both in the ring and in mission activities. He is co-captain of the C. S. M. C. in 312 and through his smile has won the friendship and admiration of all his friends. 42MURRAY, JOHN A. Mission Unit 1: Dramatic ( lab I. 2. 4; Cheer Leader 2: Clan Oraiomal I; Intramural bat he I ball I. 2, 4 This Iight-hearted member of our student body combines successfully social activity, sports, and studies and the result is the popular, person able Jack that we all know . NACCA. F.LMLR M. Football 2. 3. 4; Ba thetball 2. 3, Italian Club 2. 3; Intramural basketball 2. 3. 4 Although he plays football and basketball with a fierceness that bodes no good for opponents. Elmer's cheerful grin off the held reveals his true mild and carefree manner. NOLAN. CLARENCE J. Football 3, 4; Intramural basketball I. 3; Minion Unit 4: Stamp Club I. 2, 3 An energetic, determined, and popular fellow is Clarence. A sports lover as well as a good student, he is sure to carry on to well-deserved success. •NOLAN. ROBERT W. St. Thomas Club I. J, Mn ston Unit 1,4; Boultng Clnb I; band 3. 4; Orchestra 3. 4; Class Secretary Bob is secretary of our Senior Class. He has earned that po sition by his dependability and good sportsmanship. He is a steady worker and a friend to all his classmates. •NOWAK. RICHARD J. St. Thomas Clnb I. 2, 3: School Play 4; Lenten Play I. 2, 3; Intramural basketball 3; Maroon and V'htte 3: Dramatic Clnb I. 2, 3. 4; Atiatton Clnb 4; Clast Ora tom a! 4; Orchestra 2. 3: Cheer Leader 3. President of Senior Class; Glee Clnb 2; Arete board Ambition, oratorical achievements. fortitude and personality are the qualities which mark a successful career—all are indelibly stamped on Dick, our dynamic president and all-around swell fellow-. ORI.ANDO. JOSEPH D Intramnral basketball 2.3.4: Mission Unit 4 .'Stamp Clnb I; Camera Clnb 3; Science Clnb 4 A versatile and active member of the Mission Unit whose prolific posters have contributed to its success. Joe is laudable for his unique, resourceful and engaging personality. OTIS. WILLIAM F. Glee Club 2. 3. 4; French Club 3 Bill is without doubt the liveliest member of the senior class. He is a jitterbug and swing fan. His witty remarks have pepped up many a boring class and have gained for him the admiration of both students and faculty. •PAGE. WARREN J. St. Thomas Club , 2. 3: Mission Unit 3. 4; German Clnb 3. 4; Arete Board A brilliant scholar among our ranks. Warren is more than generous with his time and effort for intra-mural at tivities. Welcoming all with polite friendliness, he has Become a familiar personality. 43PALOZZI, DOMENIC A. Italian Club 3. 4; Gift Club 3. 4 An active participant of numerous school events and the possessor of a knack for thoroughness in everything. Dorn has contributed much to his class and school in his own unobtrusive manner. PARIS. LOUIS N. Basketball 3 Lou has excelled in studies and sports alike, yet he remains the same confident, likable fellow. His athletic powers are held in high esteem. PARK. WILLIAM H. Mist ion Unit I Bill is a quiet boy, with a yen for history. He's modest, unpretentious, yet active enough when needed. PARKER, RICHARD G. School Play 3. 4: St.Thomj• Club I, 2; Dramatic Club I. 2. 3. 4: Math Club 2: Glee Club 3. 4: Class Oratorical 4; Arete Board Genial, talented, Dick has ever been prominent in Auui-nas circles. His scholarship and industry have attracted his teachers as fully as his spontaneous good-nature has made him popular with his fellow students. PASKUS. EDWARD J. Football 3. 4: Glee Club 3. 4: Camera Club 4: Aviation Club 4 A man of few words, Ed is inclined toward aviation. He has a dogged determination to succeed and can be depended upon always to cooperate in any of the school's activities. PASSER I. DOMINIC V. lust in Club 4; Mission Unit 4 Here is another of our small er students. Dominic may be short in stature but he is full of good cheer. He has generously aided in keening Aquinas' mission standard up to par and has proved himself a swell pal. PASSERO. RUDOLPH J. School Play 4; Mission Unit 2. 3. 4: Glee Club 2. 3. 4; German Club 2, 3: Class Oratorical 3, 4; Maroon anJ White 3. 4 One of our most active classmates. Rudy has distinguished himself for his ability in many fields. By his painstaking labor he has crowned all his enterprises with success. PEARTREE, JOSEPH R. Football 2, 3. 4; Basketball I. 2. 3. 4; Mission Unit J. 4; Italian Club 3, 4; Arete Board Good things come in little pa dray Diminutive Joe's Erowess on the gridiron and asketball court bespeaks his ability; scores of friends testify as to his merit.PEER. WALTER A. Intramural Basketball 2. 3. 4 Walt's studied dignity is only a front for his zest for life. His poise, humor and amiability make him an entertaining companion and a loyal friend. PERRY. JAMES R. St. Thomas Club 3: Mission Unit 4; Math Club 2; Camera Club 3; Bo ti ling Club 4 An earnest worker for the missions. Jim is one of those unassuming boys whose true worth can be measured only by the respect and admiration they receive from their companions. PHILIPPS. PAUL E. Quiet. Paul cheerfully pursued his four years at Aquinas. meeting his obligations steadily and without complaining. An enviable faculty tor making friends will serve to make Paul, no matter where he goes. POINAN, JOHN F. Basketball I, 2. 3. 4: Mission Unit 4; Arete Board Star of our basketball team. John has added many laurels to the glory of Aquinas. His agreeable nature, friendliness and generosity will long be remembered w ithin these portals as an indication of his future success. PRINCIPE. WALTER H. St. Thomas Club I. 2, 3: Vice-President of Senior class: Mission Unit 2. 3. 4; luttin Club 4; Band 2. 3. 4 Versatile Walt, our popular class vice-president, is definitely a banner student. An S. T. C. member, a genuine mission supporter, and possessor of a wonderful personality. he has established an enviable scholastic record of achievement. PROTHERO, FRANCIS S. Glee Club 3. 4; Science Club 4 Quiet and unassuming. Bud hides his true warmth of heart under a veil of modesty. Among friends, how ever, his humor and encouragement dispel any depressing situation. RAGOT, ROBERT G. Math Club 2; Glee Club 3. 4: Science Club 3. 4; Bowling Club 4 If you hear a friendly argument stewing up around Aquinas, chances are Bob will be in it. He has a clever sense of humor and a truly amazing way of scoring points in a debate. •RAKOWSKI. ROBERT J. Mission Unit 1.4; Glee Club 4; German Club 4; Ma- roon and White 3. 4; Arete Board Tall. lean, enterprising Bob is justly noted for his unusual artistic ability. And the man himself is well worth cultivating as a genuine, care-free comrade. 45RALPH. GLENN C. Stamp Club 2 It isn't a difficult feat for Glenn to smile, one of the many reasons why he is deserving all the popularity which he has enjoyed during his soiourn at Aquinas. •RATHBUN. PAUL W. Football 2; Mssion Unit I. 4; Glee Club 2, 3. 4; Ger man Club 4 Paul is a friend to all. With his rich voice, he has participated in the Glee Club for the past three years. He has gained literary fame as a member of the Aquinader Staff and has displayed his popularity as captain of the mission unit in 312. RAYMOND. ROBERT H. Rand 3; Mission Unit 4; Arete Board Sociable is the word that best describes Bob. A sparkling personality and a knack of easy conversation have combined to make him a well-liked member of our class. REGER. EDWARD J. Bouting Club 4 Good cheer personified, best describes Ed , the peerless joy-bringer of the class. A thoroughly amiable personality and the ability to concentrate when necessary have made him both popular and successful. REINHARDT. JOHN J. St. Thomas Club I; Mission Unit I. 2. 3. 4; Math Club 2; Glee Club 3; lutnn dub 4; Maroon and White Staff 4; Arete Board Although his activities arc numerous and varied, Johnny's radiant personality has endeared him to us all. He is a true Catholic gentleman in every sense of the word. RENNER. RICHARD J. Bou ing dub 2, 3. 4; Glee Club 2. 3, 4 ; Band 4 A man with a friendly nature. Dick sings bass in our Glee Club. He bowls well, t M. With his many friends, he need have no fear for the future. RIGNEY, EDWARD J. Band I. 2, 3. 4; Orchestra 3. 4 Ed. though silent and a little shy, possesses a happy inclination toward things musical to which his fourjrcar band record well attests. Too, his unfailing courtesy and neat appearance have won him great respect. •R1TZENTHALER. JOHN Basketball I; Math Club J; Minton Unit 4; German Club 4: Bowling Club 4; Class Oratorical 3 Jack's ability as a bowler has made that league race more interesting. His knack with the big black ball has proved uncanny. He is a very interested mathematician. German student and a very good dancer. 46ROBACH. NORBERT G. Minton Unit 2. 3. 4: Math Club 2: Dramatic Club 4 ; Glee Ctab 3, 4: Mamon and White 4 With a song in his heart, Goldie zealously carries the banner of the missions forward. A forceful conversationalist and an excellent scholar, he possesses a sense of humor which belies his serious countenance. •ROBERTS. JOHN J. School Play 4; Minion Unit I. 2. 3; Dramatic dab I, 4; Camera dab 2; German Clnb 3; Clan Oratorical I. 3. 4. Maroon and White 4; Arete Board The thespian of the class. A heart as huge as himself and versatility to match have made John a popular friend of all. His initiative, courtesy and dependability augur well for his life's work. ROESSEL. GERALD M. Science dab 4 Cheerful and happy-go-lucky is Jerry. Such a buoyant nature together with an eagerness to cooperate has gained for him the respect and admiration of all. R(X3D, CHARLES L. Bo u ling Clab 4 Chuck's joviality and cheerfulness are admirable. His many runs and all-around Rood-fellowship have proved im a true and likable pal. ROTONDO, RICHARD J. Italian dab 2, 3. 4; Camera dab 2. 3; Glee Clab 4 Dick s jolly laugh and thoughtful actions have made our days on Dewey seem vastly shorter, in times of joy and otherwise. RYAN. VINCENT D. Football 4 ; Science Clab 4 Vincent is a quiet and reserved student who number many staunch friends among his classmates. His favorite sports are football and basketball hut Ins indulgence in these dries not impair his studies. SAFFRAN. W. HAROLD Football 2. 3: St. Thomas Club I. 2; Mission Unit I. 4: Italian Clab I; Camera Clab 2. 3, 4; Science dab 4; Bo tiling Clab I. 2; Maroon and White Staff 4; Arete Board Here is the man who has done much for Aquinas. Bill is head of the street-car committee and has done much to promote mission work in the school. A born leader, he should go far in his battle with life. SAME. ELMER J. Football 3. 4 Calmness and confidence arc Elmer s outstanding characteristics. Since he is the type that everyone admires, he finds a place in any gathering with his ready conversation and wealth of ideas. 47 •SASSONE, DANIEL R. Football 3. 4: Italian Club I. 2. 3; Glee Club 3, 4: Maroon and XL’kite 4 Danny’s not a lad who believes in hiding his light under a bushel. His rumbling chuckle and unpredictable antics have ever been a source of entertainment to his companions. SHEER. JOHN F. St. Thomas Club I; Band 2, 3. 4: Orchestra 3; Class Oratorical I A quick smile and a good word for everyone, along with his extraordinary musical ability, tend to make Jack popular with teachers and students. One can truly term him an Aquinas gentleman. •SCHILLER, GEORGE A. Glee Clnb 3. 4; Bowling Club 3. 4 Here is a lad who will long be remembered at Aquinas. His vivid personality has made a deep impression on all; and his zeal for the missions shows the generosity and benevolence of his nature. SCHOEPFEL. ROBERT J. St. Thomas Club I; Band I Bob is a man of quiet but forceful nature, and while he speaks only when necessary, his words always carry the voice of authority and knowledge. SCHULTE. FRANCIS A. Football Manager 3. 4 Francis is a quiet, studious youth whom we can find almost any night in the gymnasium practicing basketball, his favorite sport. We wish him the best of luck after leaving school. SCHWA LB. GEORGE J. Dramatic Clnb 2, 3. 4; Glee Clnb 4 Big. jolly George has been an earnest worker behind the scenes in our Dramatic Club. He is a fine pal, and with his disposition, he should make his way in life a successful one. SECASH. JOHN D. St. Thomas Clnb 2 John may be classed as one of the silent, intellectual type. His dogged determination and his manly dignity will carry him far in life. SHANNON, WILLIS L. Mission Unit 3. 4 Athletically inclined. Bill carries a heart of gold beneath his gruff exterior ; and when it is necessary to assist anotlier, he is generous to friend and worthy cause alike. 48SHAUGHNESSY, RICHARD On hr nr , 2. j, 4 Return', unassuming. Dick’s a gentlemanly student who rarely departs from his place. His pleasant smile and dilint application in every un-rtakmg have won the admiration of both his companions and teachers. SHIPTON. THOMAS W. Band 2, J. 4; Orchestra 2; Bottling Cl ah 4 A devotee of the drums, an ardent bowler, witty and jestful in his manner, Tom is embellished by true Catholic spirit and a contagious good will. SHOSTAD. ROBERT L. Band 2. 3. 4 Bob is a musical-minded lad whose pleasing smile ought to be a marked asset to his attainment of success throughout life. His four years at Aquinas have gained for him hosts of friends. •SLATER. JOHN F. Math Club 2; Football 4; Arete Board Hearty, good-natured Jack is great in soul as well as in body. Numbers of friends cherish his hale greeting, his generous smile, his magnanimity to others — a really line fellow. SMITH. WARREN V. Science Ctnb J, 4 An engaging personality-coupled with an earnest desire to participate in all activities paints an apt description ol reliable, pleasant Warren whose courtesy and diligence have won for him wide acclaim. SOPHIE. GEORGE W. Mission Unit 3: Senior Plaj 3; Glee C.lnb 2. 3. 4: Ma roon and White 3: Editor-in-Chief Maroon and White 4 George has distinguished himself as Editor of the Ma roon and White. He is an accomplished singer, employing his rich tenor voice in the Glee Club. His affable smile and genial personality will assure his success in later life. SPRINGER. WILFRED A. Mission Unit 4; Glee Club 2; Band I, 2, 3. 4; Orchestra . 2. 3. 4 Bill's achievements in music and golf mark him as a man of varied talents, but we shall always remember him for his genuine spirit of generosity, sportsmanship, and friendship. •SQUIRES. DAVID T. Minton Unit , 4; Dramatic Club I. 2. 4: Camera Clnb 2: Glee Club 3. 4: Clast Oratorical I: Arete Board With marvelous oratorical ability, an effervescent zeal for mission work, and a truly attractive personality to aid him. Dave is certain to gain a large share of success in life. 49STRAUSS. GERARD J. Dramatic Club 2. 4; German Club 4; Glee Club 4 Hard working in school affairs and earnest in his studies is Gerard. Good-will and friendliness to all mark his successful years with us. STREB. PAUL A. Minion Unit 4; Math Club 2; Glee Club 3. 4 Paul is an amiable and argumentative chap whose ingratiating smile will bring him a host of friends throughout life. STUTSMAN. BYRON B Modest Byron is more ingenious than lie would have us believe. Always kind in word and deed. Byron is a Catholic gentleman. Need we say more) SULLIVAN. RAYMOND T. Ray is a happy-go-lucky youth whose cheerful personality is the maior explanation for the popularity of which he is so |ustly deserving. We wish him success in his career. SWEENEY. WILLIAM J. SWEETLAND. JOHN A. •TEMMI RMAN. FRANCIS THOMPSON. ALBERT E. Bill is one of the smaller members of our class but nevertheless he is a very capable athlete. Baseball and basketball have brought fame to this little bundle of cn ergy who is our contribution to the big leagues. Minton Unit 4; Math Club 4: Boultnn Club 4; Chen Club 4 Good cheer is the keynote of John's conduct both inside and outside school. His cordiality is well matched by his alertness, initiative, and deference. Rand 2. ?. 4: Orchestra 4; French Club 4 An ardent French student and a musician of note. Frank possesses the character that will stand the test of an Aquinas grad. Well-liked by all. he will go far up the ladder of success. Minton Unit 4 Although Al is inclined to mischief making and doesn't worry too much about his studies, his quiet smile and genuine loyalty have found their way into all our hearts. 50•TIERNEY, RAYMOND J. Million Unit 4; Boulmg Club j, 4; Arete Board A colorful personality and natty clothes nuke Ray stand out in a Kr°up When you get to know him you find real values behind that ready smile and cheerful outlook. TOAL. HAROLD T. Maroon and Vhut 3. 4; Dramatic Club 4; French Club 3; Boulmg Club 4; Treatnrer of Senior Clan Since his advent to Aquinas, Harry has excelled in both athletic and scholastic fields. Tall, genial, self-assured, Harrv does not worry about the future—for he knows he can take care of it. TOOMEY, HAROLD T. Football 3. 4 A serious, soft-spoken fellow. athletically inclined, Hal Provides good fellowship to ail with whom lie comes in contact. His industry is efficient and he is endowed with an earnest attitude toward everything. TRABALZI, SAMUEL A. Sam is one of the quiet, unassuming type but one who can become very lively when the occasion demands. His constant good nature makes us pay with a smile. •TRACY. JOHN R St. Thomas Club . 2. 3: Million Unit -4; Football 3. 4: French Club 4; Latin Club 4: Maroon and White 4; Arete Board A football player of note and a prominent student, John also finds time to write for the school paper and to assist the missions. Capable of hard work, he is also a deserving friend. TRACY. THOMAS J. German Clnb 3; Intramural Basket ball 2; Stamp Club 2 Everyone knows Tom—small, vivacious, always surrounded by a host of friends. He gets the most out of life which assures him of success in the future. IROMPETER. BERNARD Glee Club 3. 4: German Club 4: Boulmg Club 4 The majority of us will remember Bcrnic for his sparkling renditions as tenor soloist for the Glee Club, but wc who know him intimately will always remember him as a true athlete, a faithful scholar and an ever-cheerful companion. TUOHEY. MARK H Glee Club 3, 4; Boulmg Club 4: Stamp Club I; Intramural Basket ball 2. 3 There’s never a dull moment in Mark's company. Out standing in intramural sports and a steady student. Marks future holds great promise.TYRRELL. DONALD M. Bo u linn Club 3. 4 Donald docs not talk much, but he always says a great deal. Beneath his reserve is a nature at once warm and happy, a nature that will make his life a happier and more pleasant one. VIT, ROBERT O. St. Thomat Club I; Latin Club 4: Arete Board Everyone knows Bob to be a combination of intellectual ability, steady effort, and pleasing nature. His reliability and coolness under fire clearly foreshadow a successful future. •VAN EPPS. ROBERT J. Minton Unit 3. 4; German Club 3; l-atin Club 4: Arete Board Bob is one student well-deserving of praise for his excellent work in the mission held. He is a good student and one whom we hope will go far toward attaining success. VAN HOUTEN. JAMES A. Dramatic Club I, 2: Camera Club 3. 4. Glee Club 3. 4 Maroon and White 4 Jim's ability with a camera won lor him a place on the school paper. His deep bass voice has bolstered the Glee Club and gained for him wide spread recognition. VARNEY. ROBERT F St. Tboma Club I. 2. 3 Mutton Unit 4: Bouhnt 2. 3. 4; Clan Oratorical I ; Arete Board Bob. a fine example of the fun nuking mental giant is an S. T. C. member and also a vigorous supporter of the missions and intramural sports. Naturally his verve and Personality have attracted a host of real friends. VOGT. FRANK J. Minion Unit I. 4; School Plat 4 Frank is one fellow mho is everything anyone could wish to he. His winning smile has ever been a welcome sight m-ithin our hallowed halls. WACKER. GEORGE J. George doesn't say much, but we feel he has nothing to hide. He has all the Qualities which serve to make a Catholic gentleman. George is a star in intramural basketball. •WARD. THOMAS G. For four years we have admired Tom s determination. His calmness and timely mit have both amazed and pleased his fellow class mates. Aquinas is proud to have you as one of its sons. Tom. 52WARD. VINCENT P. GUe Club 3. 4 This silent, unobtrusive youth is noted for his trustworthiness in tarrying through any issue to its ultimate conclusion. Vincent's merit is vouched for by his friends. •WEBER. EDWARD C. St. Thomas Club I, 2, 3; Minion Unit 3. 4; Maroon ami White 3. 4; German Club 3. 4: Clan Oratorical I; Standard Bearer of School ; Arete Board Ed is that quiet, studious youth who has always man •■M to emerge on top from the quarterly exams. He has amalgamated his studies with other activities most successfully. •WELCH. JOHN F. Minion Unit 4: Band 2. 3. 4; Orchestra 2, j, 4; Glee Club 2. Maroon and White 4; Math dab 4 Jack is another ardent musician. For the past three years he has been a mainstay of the band and orchestra. He's a witty young fellow mho enjoys a good prank as much as his music. •WESLEY. LEO L. St. Thomas Club I. 2. 3; Mmion Unit 4: Stamp Club I. 2; I at in Club 4; Arete Board An outstanding scholar and the possessor of a likable personality, Leo's modest manner does not betray his success. Always ready with a helping hand, he has distinguished himself as a mission supporter. WHALEN. RICHARD L. Catholit lateral are Club 4; Stamp Club 2. ) Dick's the kind of a fellow mho is noticed by everyone. This personality is due to steady application and honest friendship that are the pride of his classmates. •WHITNEY. WILLIAM G. Dramatic Club I. 4; School Play 4; Minion Unit 4: Camera Club 2; Arete Board Zealous in scholastic mork and extra-curricular activities alike is Bill. A sparkling humor and a spirit of congeniality have won for him innumerable friends. •WICKES. GEORGE A. Sr. Thomas Club I. 2: Editor of Aautnader 4; Dramatic Club 2; French Club 3. 4. lann Club 4 A prominent member of the intelligentsia and an essential part of school life. George possesses the qualities of born leadership that make him admired and imitated by everyone. WIRTH. JAMES H. GUe Club 3 Here is a boy m ho is seen rather than heard. This is due. his friends tell us. to his modesty, for he possesses a sparkling viewpoint on life itself and novel ideas on its fulfillment. 53WOLCOTT. JOHN E. Football 2, 3. 4; Bouhn% Club 2. 3 Jack is a perfect example of muscle and brawn. For the past three seasons he has been a vital factor in the success of the Aquinas football squad and he will be long remembered, for he has made many friends. WYAND. CARL C. Mission Untt 4; Dramatic Club 2. 4: Science Club 4 His carefree manner and snappy repartee have enlivened our company on many a dull day, but when Carl exhibits his serious nature, then we see an ardent mission worker. YOUNG. ROBERT F. Mission Unit 4; Camera Club 2. 3, 4; German Club 4; Class Oratorical 2: Maroon and White 4: Arete Board An ever present smile and a Hare for photography have distinguished Bob throughout his stay with us. With reliability. considerable intelli- friend of all. ZACCARIA. JOSEPH M Italian Club 2. 3. 4 Quiet and reserved. Joe has a flashing smile and friendly disposition which have gained for him many friends. ZULAUF. NELSON J. Bvuhnft Club 2. 3. 4; Camera Club 2 Zcke's personality is his most cherished possession. Happy and good natured. he rarefy allows difficulties to disrupt his happy-go-lucky mode of life.IN RETROSPECTION How soon we leave fore'er our treasured school Within whose walls, under whose happy rule We spent so many fruitful, pleasant hours! A transient life of sunshine—and of showers All gone and never to return, unless We open memory's book and retrogress And resurrect the scenes on which we dote. The panorama opens, and we note The silent, careful youth who pores his books; The bursts of merry laughter—teacher looks Askance as if to say, You wish to pass. So why this needless nonsense in my class? And with a weary gesture and great sigh Wipes his forehead, groans and cries When I Went to school, things were different; pupils went To learn, and does not mind how he was sent Three times to Stark (the head, relentless foe Of laziness), and had to say, I know Nothing of my lessons ; we oft recall How, in the brilliant, languid days of fall Our heroes swept to victory bold and proud Amid the plaudits, grateful, raving, loud; The heavy-lidded glance of those who worked Past midnight for those placid ones who shirked Their tasks; the stilted way in which the boys Took female parts in plays; the many joys And hardships too, which came from membership In band or orchestra; the gladsome trip Away to win awards; and after school The hours of practice under harshest rule; The German songs, done heartily, not well; The Mission Bouts; the strident, closing bell. That sweetest of all songs in schoolboy's ear; Assemblies which pursued us through the year. Yet, of the varied scenes which we review We cherish most a quiet, sacred few: The still, bent heads; devout and earnest prayer Under our mentor's kindly, pious care; The holy hymns, sincere, serene; the Mass. This is the sum and total of our class. The album which we loving pack away To gaze upon with tears some distant day. Edward C. WeberTHE WOLVES I had no trouble in finding it, although what formerly had been the lane dribbled away into a dark, gloomy thicket, over-grown with brambles and touch-me-not, making difficult, painful traversing. Regarding me as a transgressor, the vines sought to retard me: Virginia creeper tugged at my feet and at the once well-kept edges of the withering trail, spiked dwarf hawthorn menacingly reared its head. 1 inched on, noting that not even the faintest tinkling bell of a bird’s voice nor the crash of a frightened mammal broke upon the drowsy drone of insects, which accentuated the unrelieved sultriness of the afternoon. Here was a short stretch open to the heavy heat of the sleeping sun, a vernal morass, now baked hard, surrounded by a ring of yellowed, sere grasses, which crackled harsh and dry under my tired feet; there, an ancient elm, one of the survivors which sentinelled the lone approach to the house, reared its aloof, quiet greenery in lines of pure grace far above the choked mass below. There was a timeless calm over all, a serenity conceived of the forces of existence moving tirelessly, relentlessly in their age-old cycles of life, change and death that were and are and will be. She would have had it that the cheaper aspects of modern life should never intrude upon her domain and that all of hers should sink into the peaceful decay of eternity. Abruptly the ground rose to form a rounded ridge which overhung the glades on either side. I trudged up the incline with strange unreasoning misgivings, for mingled with my desire to be in the past again were the fear of it and the knowledge of my impotence to alter it. Mercifully sudden, the view was cast before my eyes; and I threw myself down to contemplate it. The house stood still, though the years had exacted a bitter toll. Its straight, severe lines, unrelieved now by any frieze or lightening touch, gave it a stern, uninviting visage —as though it had battled all its life against the elements and in its decline would not deign to beg their mercy. Certainly it had been worsted: the close leaden tegument had relaxed in some places, despaired in others to reveal a dour, forbidding blackened wood, which had petrified, not decayed in the inclement weather. It brought to mind the image of a hardy person who in adversity has been toughened, embittered, by what would crush a more common, delicate personality. There were gashes in the form of shattered windows, scars as blistered, barren parts of the sloping roof, open wounds as huge crevices in which one could see from without empty rooms and sterile passages and from within the remote, pastel sky. Rather than brood on its misfortunes, the house rose above them; it flung its head, high and proud, a veritable monarch of a house. Marred by peels of paint, which gave it a sullen crabbed appearance, was the erstwhile lawn: long thin, anaemic strands of grass which shivered amid the weeds and sighed wearily to the passing breeze. Hardly comforting. The garden was affluent with burdock, sorrel, and immature ragweed; but a few opulent wine hollyhocks had prospered in independence. Conveniently distant lay an exquisite, ethereal plantation in which the candid ephemeral eyes of chicory, mirroring the dreamy azure of the heavens, revelled in the cold white gossamer of Queen Anne's lace. There was still something of an apple orchard, and 1 wondered briefly if still the crocus quickened in the spring, and if the narcissus scattered its goblets of cream and fire. Idle thoughts! I mused, and ran my fingers gratefully through the grass. 1 turned and entered the house. Stripped of everything, it was outraged. Covering the floor, paper, wood, plaster, nails, glass in dirty heaps rubbed salt into the wound. Somehow there was something stark and needlessly brutal in the ruthless way it had been dismantled, like dismembering a body after death. Stiff and aching, I limped to the orchard and gazing at the gnarled old limbs that had known so much violence and storm, sucked at white, tender joints of w’oodland grass. Here, if anywhere, would she be! It was here I first met her, w'hen she was yet a bride, and the fiend of restlessness that later possessed her was partly drugged by the new life she was entering. Her small, slender bird-like figure darted eagerly through the trees and before a month had elapsed, it seemed that she. not John, had always lived there. A genuine love of nature w'as one of her most saving characteristics. Ardently she awaited the first snowdrop of spring and made long treks through the damp forests she had persuaded John to save for her. She even protected the foxes which preyed upon neighboring henhouses and forbade any shooting throughout her hundred acres. The drama of autumn she preferred to the majesty of winter, the gaiety of spring, and the profusion of summer. The wild beauty of the leaves after the first frost, the mad race to propagate before the end, the intangible element of grandeur in the general AQUINAS INSTITUTEconfusion of departure, the warm days of Indian Summer when the earth seemed to bask in the sun, the final gesture of defiant magnificence, each thrilled and delighted her. She always liked to watch the world dressed like a dying monarch. If she could have been content with just this, she might have found real happiness at last. But she was so many persons that no one phase of life could hold her for any time and her other selves grew surfeited almost immediately. Hence there was an incompleteness in her every occupation—what she wanted to do most was not the sum of her wishes—and a chronic restlessness flogged her mind ever on. She preferred tragedies and indeed perused the most morbid volumes. Such dispiriting literature curdled a naturally reflective spirit into a morose, pessimistic character. She played the piano well, preferred Wagner to Verdi and received a curious exhilaration from hearing the heaviest portunes of Die Gotterdammerung”, which enervated me completely. The power, the immensity of complete cataclysm moved her beyond measure. Her frequent parties did not dissipate this uneasy atmosphere. One became instantly aware of a brooding, electric dissatisfaction. Like her gowns, her conversation was novel, graceful, exquisitely turned-out, and in the height of fashion. If she were well her eyes in the plain mobile face glowed with her words in some little pointed anecdote; if she were ill and nervous the orbs dilated and snapped, her mouth twitched as though it were itching to wound somebody and released a speech that burned and corroded a shield of ego and threw one naked and defenseless, to be vivisected before the amused listeners. It was always true—it was that fact that estranged her from most she met. It was also more neurosis than malevolence, I realized; the superficiality of many of those with whom she was thrown in contact irritated her to such an extent that she must attack them verbally to aid herself, to rid herself of the poison they brewed in her. She realized their silliness only too well, and as there was not an iota of sympathy and understanding between them, she felt free to discuss them if she wished. And her heart could cut diamonds, I swear. At such affairs she consumed an amazing amount of liquor, without any of the customary annoyances of inebriation, save that she talked almost without cessation. As the evening would advance, extravagances of expression often escaped her, and her limbs would tremble ever so slightly; she gathered herself desperately and drank more. About 58 THE ARETEdawn, her guests would find excuses to leave and still gay and charming, she would dismiss them, the tired wrinkled gown which clung limply to her setting off well the vibrant figure and the great dusky rings enhancing the brilliant beauty of her large dark eyes. Dissipation agreed with her, and although 1 found such evenings exhausting, I never missed one. She was the first woman I knew who smoked and one of the few who have done it unconsciously. She never strained at a cigarette, as if she were afraid she could not get the taste otherwise nor puffed awkwardly nor gazed about apprehensively. In fact, she never even asked permission to smoke. Like many who are addicted to cigarettes, she hated pipes to excess. Everything in moderation! as if she could. She would have taken opium, if she had had the opportunity to still that nagging demon. She became almost vicious after a year. But nothing, nothing could avail. Her mind was a wind of unrest. And the townspeople? to misunderstand is to distrust. That latent fear of anything alien which lies deep within us stirred in them as never before. And it wasn't long before her idiosyncrasies were common gossip. Matrons gasped at her manifest iniquities and strove to be invited to the scandalous parties. After a few-unhappy experiences she refused to make all further acquaintance and to keep out of such persons' ways as much as possible. To this end she surrendered her pew in church, for she was profoundly sickened by the stir occasioned by her weekly appearances: the intermission of careless Smalltalk; the stealthy, knowing, dirty glances; the intense scrutiny; the resuming of conversation, now whispered, guarded, satisfied and evil. Superficially this breakage reduced the scandal; but as a stagnant pool overgrown with rank rushes may be almost concealed, yet emits a stink that betrays its deadly presence, the gossip brooded poisonously over the countryside. Did you hear the latest? She walks alone through the woods at night! A smug tone. A vicious, triumphant smile. And she burns incense, too. I think she's crazy.” Probably wants to get the smell of liquor out of the house. A comfortable laugh. How fortunate to be so mediocre that one has no virtues nor vices! How happy, having pressed it smooth and sprinkled it w-ith holy water, to lock his life in the placed box of Convention! How secure to gain one's knowledge from the experiences of others! How magnificent to criticize the great and the brave! . . . AQUINAS INSTITUTEFor a time, indeed, things were better again, and she was moderately content with her books, music, and parties. John seemed happier too, and after a month I dared to hope that events would settle out comfortably. Yes- and in another month she was again so queer and bitter and showed such a strange attitude toward me that 1 absented myself for a few days, until a curt, sharply-worded note requested my presence one evening. It was one of her disagreeable days. John, who as usual was unwell, excused himself early. Have you read 'Progress in the Dark'? I remarked, of a then popular novel. She had, and disputed every point I made of it. The other guests, whom I knew only distantly, looked uncomfortable. Foolishly I appealed to them to substantiate my claims, and more foolishly still, they agreed with me. I suppose,” she remarked scornfully, you think it a wonderful creation? To forego a scene, I yielded to her. But she continued most unsociable: flaring suddenly and giving one the sensation of emotion, repressed, violent. Nothing helped; a devil seemed to possess her that evening. Having criticized me, she castigated the young man and mocked the poor girl to her face. The former, hot and red, the latter, reduced to tears, left immediately, deeply incensed and offended; and 1, furious and disgusted because of the silly and cruel exhibition I had just witnessed, rushed after them. She caught me by the arm, as 1 was leaving. Let me go, I cried passionately. Wait a minute—let me explain, she pleaded. Explain! was my angry retort. She made no further protest at all, but sank weakly into a chair, her face contorted, her frame quivering. My hand rested on the knob: I was unwillingly moved. Well? I demanded coldly, turning toward her. During the hour that followed, I learned more of her than did anyone else in the world. She confided to me all of her—without reservation or regret. If I can never know happiness. I can at least attempt pleasure. Why not try anything? Nothing can be worse than this.” People are like wolves. You must run with the pack or they will destroy you. You can't really like what you don't understand. You fear and hate it. 60 the arete I am myself, and I can't help that. I know my character, my limitations too well I II always be myself; there is no escape, except the one 1 haven't tried yet.” And finally she said the worst of all, because it was so simple, so deliberate, so true: There is no one like me in this world. I can never find true peace. With all my heart I envy other people and begrudge them their happiness. I pondered all manner of remedies, but none was suitable: the cure could come only from within herself and I guessed slightly that would never occur. When I saw her again, she was more affable but rather resentful. I don't believe she ever forgave me for being her confidante. Shortly I was called to New York on business, but had scarcely been there a fortnight when a telegram informed me that John was dead. It was so inconvenient, I considered fretfully. During my absence the most detestable rumors about us had been circulated by the same little clique she had termed moral poison ivy.” Whether actually believing these garbled reports or depressed beyond measure at his constant ill-health, John shot himself one night at the height of festivities in his home. It was as direct as that. I was too late to attend the funeral, but I could sense the tenseness and the gloom. Her face was as hard, cold, and expressionless as a rock: friends apprised me, and she bore herself rigidly calm throughout. Only after the final scene, when she turned away, as the clods of earth clanked on the coffin like the knell of doom, did she change. A muttering arose, and as she surveyed the circle of faces about her, she did not see one which did not hold her guilty of the tragedy. The silent indictment seemed to breathe life into her once more. Her icy countenance melted away, as the fire of some new emotion heated her eyes to intensity, and she bestowed upon the mourners a terrible glance of acid, sneering hatred. It was the final gesture. She entered her car and drove away at frightful speed. They nor I ever received word of her again. That was her way—ruthless . . . Picking an apple, I suneyed it idly. It was small, hard, metallically red. It tasted flat and sour. Perhaps it too contained ail the festering unhappiness of thirty years. 61 AQUINAS INSTITUTEJOSEPH GILLIGAN Jin fWemoriam Death struck a severe blow to the members of the Senior Class when Joseph Gilligan was taken from our ranks early in December 1939. A quiet, curly-haired, affable Catholic gentleman, Joe was an active parishioner of St. Charles' Church of Greece, where he played outfield for the St. Charles' Alumni base ball team. Entering Aquinas in the fall of 1936, Joe attained to the honor roll as a member of the freshman home room 108. The grand-nephew of Monsignor Meehan, late head of St. Bernard's Seminary, Joseph Gilligan died of a rare disease which afflicted him long before his merciful death. Hundreds attended his funeral, the great majority from his school, where he had made many friends during the three short years we knew him. Joe will not be forgotten as the members of the graduating class march on the stage of Aquinas in their Commencement exercises; indeed, we know that he will be there with us in spirit as we sing our Alma Mater for the last time. THE ARETE 62 UNDERCLASSMENjuniors—Home Room 120 Moderator—Sister M. Stella Left to right Row 1 James E. Mellen, William R. Hall, Robert L. Bossert, Frank J. Klem, John A. Poluikis, Rocco J. Tartaglia, Kenneth C. Friedrich, Arthur J. Herzog. Row 2—Bernard L. Bcikirch. George J. Horsch, Walter W. Mance, Thomas J. Coyle, Donald C. Richter, Peter R. Gagliardi, Francis A. Peluso, John P. Culhanc, Fred R. Burger, Richard H. Hoeffel, John A. Callahan. Row 3—Emilio J. Cerame, Henry D. Conte, Robert J. Scott, James J. Schaeffer, Stanley B. Smith, Donald J. McCaughey, Emmet J. O'Neill, John E. Flanigan, Joseph J. Myler, Kenneth W. Fennessy. Row 4—John A. Morton, William W. DuBois, Gerard M. Wuest, Russell M. Loomis, Howard A. McGee, William F. Demarle, James E. Kearney, Bernard F. Donovan, Thomas B. Gilmore, John H. Napier. THE ARETE 64Juniors—Home Room 218 Moderator—The Reverend Alexander Grant, C. S. B. Left to right Row 1 Kenneth H. Carroll, Robert J. Campbell, Donald J. Elkins, William F. Asay, Robert H. MacLemale, Robert J. Schmerbeck, Leo W. Powers, Robert E. Geek. Row 2—James F. Mulcahy, Charles M. O'Brien, Donald A. Dailey, Arthur W. Bettin-ger, Robert J, Doran, William B. O'Sullivan, Howard E. Kunzer, Robert E. May, Leonard L. Di Leila, Edgar C. Hoestcroy, Martin D. Kelly. Row 3—William J. Keating, Francis E. Foley, Burdette J. Shaw, Joseph J. Mctcyer, Richard L. Albright, Robert B. McGuire, William L. Green. John G. Hart. George F. Wegman, Richard A. Corrigan. Row 4—Richard J. Stauber, Alphonse S. Pilato, Albert G. Held, Bernard E. Tofany, Neil V. Culhane, Albert G. Frankunas, William J. Ross, Frank W. Breslin, Robert W. Landry, Peter A. Ciaccia.Juniors—Home Room 314 Moderator—The Reverend John French, C. S. B. Left to right Row 1—Vernon E. Iuppa, Albert S. Weisman, William M. Cousins, Anthony P. Di Pasquale, James R, Curran, William J. Mulligan. Row 2 William J. Heneghan, William J. O’Brien, William F. McHugh, Frederick T. O'Connor, James B. Keegan, Thomas R. McCarthy, Charles E. Heifer, Eugene J. Schmitt, Dominic J. Angelini, Joseph T. Sippel. Row 3—Donald J. Frank, Paul T. Ryan, Orlando J. Fasano, Bernard P. Sullivan. Sylvester Tuchrello, Charles F. Guldenschuh, Salvatore A. Pozzanghera, Francis M. Shudt, John P. Werth, William J. Madigan. Row 4—Charles R. Wells, William B. Biracree, Albert B. Tevels, Thomas E. Barry, William E. Hoff, John P. Cullen, Donald E. Kirchhoff, Justin R. Cappon, Anthony J. Pizzarelli, Richard F. Otto. 66Juniors—Home Room 316 Moderator—The Reverend Orrin Feller Left to right Row 1—William F. Lambert, Thomas C. laia, Robert E. Trompctcr, Frederick R. Heffer, John T. O'Connor, Joseph J. Montanarella. Row 2—Thomas M. Higgins, Joseph C. Maid, Donald J. Murphy, Maurice J. Doyle, Kenneth J. Dill, Richard J. Ryan, Donald J. Jazak, Robert Hoffmann. Row V John M. Mott, Jerome E. Baier. George G. Carroll, Robert E. Connelly, John W. Curtin, Harry G. Page, Philip J. Di Pastjuale, Justin J. Brown, Richard M. Keenan, Joseph L. Guzzetta. Row 4—Leo A. Schneider, John O. Williams, Joseph T. Fraver, Dennis J. Crowley, Richard T. Gielow, Alphonso J. Fazio, Edward T. Plante, Wesley A. McMahon, Henry E. Lattinville, Campbell J. Bennett. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 6f Juniors—Home Room 321 Moderator—Sister M. Demctria Left to right Row 1—James A. Gilboe, James E. Bryan, Rocco Ricciardo, Leo W. Skelly, Everett J Munding, Charles Magee, Bernard F. Johnson, John E. Parrone. Row 2—John J. Coughlin, James L. Barry, Anthony D. Bruno, Richard Donahue, Charles M. Tschiderer, Charles J. Summers. Boniface G. Wohlrab, Robert E. Dean. Harold E. Fromm, William R. V. Myers. Row 3—Louis W. Figenscher, Walter J. Riley, Harry C. Crowley, Richard J. O'Hara, Grant R. Loomis, George A. Keliman, Herbert J. Schuhart, Merwin P. Morehouse, John F. Casby, Raymond J. Hahn. Row 4—Frederick Plinsky, Raymond F. McEneany, Edward P. Lanagan, James H. McManus, Robert L. Hohman, George C. Bopp, George E. Schaefer, Joseph W. Scott, William C. Coyle, Donald M. Connors, John A. Hefti. 68 THE ARETE Juniors—Home Room 323 Moderator—Mr. Walter V. Sullivan, C. S. B. Left to right Row 1—Anthony P. Bovenzi, Salvatore J. Cordaro, Joseph P. Aguglia. Aime G. Messe, Joseph P. Gleason, Francis A. Perry, Frank J. Turrisi, Joseph A. Berrettone. Row 2—John P. Nally, William Harrington, Clifford L. Wyand, James J. Callahan, Richard O. Hoepfl, Thomas W. Waters, John F. Cullati, Stephen J. Petix, Lorenz P. Schell, Walter G. Lynch, Joseph J. Tierney. Row 3—John E. O'Brien. Eugene McGowan, Gerard Hurley, Joseph P. Canepa, William R. Poluikis, Frederick J. Heier, Joseph M. Houley, Richard Donovan, Harry D. Shannon, Arthur L. Di Cesare. Row 4—Emmett Gauhn, Norman J. Mott, Thomas R. Du Montier, Harry O'Neil, Donald K. Christian, Gerard K. Klem, Robert L. Flick, Thomas E. Kearns, Ernest W. Stanton, Edward W. Roland. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 69Sophomores—Home Room 121 Moderator—Sister M. Gerard Left to right Row 1—Walter T. O'Reilly, William S. Lewis, Leo F. Rehberg, Richard C. Arnold, John N. O'Neill, William F. Martin, Robert L. Woerner, John R. Saunders. Row 2—William L. Stone, Harry P. McStravick. Lawrence K. Kelly, William P. Dever, David J. Du Pre, Donald C. Nelson, John J. Fedigan, Judson A. Florack, Arthur G. Bennett, Paul J. Borreggine. Row 3—Robert P. Gehrig, Robert E. Donalo, Robert G. Ritz, Charles F. Speidel, Alfred A. Kunz, Harry N. Branch, Peter A. Jaskot, John J. Brett. James G. Green, Vincent G. Weltzer. Row 4—Francis A. Pierce, Russell C. Hoffmeister, Alfred P. Chippero, Anthony J. Trapani, Thomas J. Hogan, Edward J. Walton, Robert P. Smelt, Dominic W. Scordo, Francis G. Consler, Joseph J. Hartman. THE ARETE 70Moderator—Sister M. Alberta Left to right Row 1—Eugene T. Mueller. Gordon A. Meng, Vincent J. Di Raimo. William E. Can-field, George A. Koehler, Joseph C. Weider, Richard M. Gale, Joseph J. Dugan. Row 2- Raymond H. Trabold, John T. Ryan, James L. Semple, John J. Lawson, Edwin E. Fleche, Kenneth H. McDonald, Nick J. Arioli, Edward J. O'Grady, George C. Pelc, Edward E. Steinkirchner, Donald E. Smith. Row 3—Robert G. Schwarz, John H. Hess. Robert M. Erbland, Gordon H. Cramer, Joseph F. Ringelstein, William J. Connell, James W. Hanley. John J. Syracuse, Eugene R. Malley, Robert J. Wilson. Row 4—John J. Culligan, John M. Buckley. Carl A. Borrelli, John A. Regan, Raymond B. Nannini, Wallace W. Hutchinson, James R. Goonan, Michael G. Voelkl, Thomas J. Keenan, John C. Behan. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 71Sophomores—Home Room 207 Moderator—Sister M. Raphael Left to right Row I Frederick C. Richner, Edgar F. Meixner, John E. Williams, John E. McCarron. Kenneth J. Clark, Robert T. Crowley. Row 2—F. Charles Glatz, John B. Di Lettera, B. Edward Shlesinger, Leo A. Gertin, Richard D. Kearney, Donald T. O'Connor, William J. Knapp, Thomas J. Hempel, Harry J. Purchase, William L. Empey, Gerard E. Bubel. Row 3—Glenn E. Maloney, Eugene B. Huether, Richard L. Fischette, George E. Gur-now, Joseph J. Doyle, Frank C. Amering, Donald J. Frederick, Richard H. Rood, Richard A. Sullivan, Donald E. Schmitt. Row 4—Robert J. Ostrye, George L. Staud, Henry H. Vayo, Edwin R. Bochme, Benedict F. Tofany, Norbert J. Wegman, Warren L. LaVigne, Thomas W. Carr. Edward F. Batog, Joseph A. Wilber. THE ARETE 72 Left to right Row 1 Ralph J. Buttaccio, Edward C. Housel, Ottavio V. Pezzi, Andrew W. Teuschel, Joseph F. Durnherr, William F. Strohmeier, James K. Feely, John J. Magill. Row 2—Raymond E. Jeffery, William L. Bennett, Walter E. Nowack, Robert L. Foos, Walter T. Holland, Robert R. Spiess, Albert P. DeYager, Richard C. Scott, Henry P. Millewick, Joseph J. Hauser, Thomas S. Roach. Row 3—Richard F. Scanlan, Raymond P. Brewer, Robert M. Masucci, Bernard J. Dooley, Lyle E. Branagan, William G. Aubel, Frank W. Contestabile, John J. Werns-dorfer, Paul A. Kennedy, William J. O'Neill, John H. Christner. Row 4—Harold R. Geimer, Richard A. Curtis, George O. Steinwachs, John E. Plis, Alan J. Wander, Wallace J. Wolf, Joseph F. Kunz. Ragan W. Travis, William J. Greenwood, Donald P. Reinhardt. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 73Sophomores—Home Room 313 Moderator Mr. Raymond Marling Left to right Row 1—Norman J. Eckl, Donald C. Kleehamer, Robert L. Cramer, Joseph A. Mattie, Donald E. Staub, George W. Guerinot, Charles G. Porreca, Norman V. Meintel. Row 2—John T. Maier, Leo P. Ferry, Thomas L. Cavanagh, Walter E. Foos, Frank W. Orrico, Louis R. Di Giulio, Philip J. Oca, James E. Whalen, Paul O. Heifer, Edward J. Barry, Michael B. Biondi. Row 3—Karl H. Mohring, Martin J. Lally, Richard G. Mueller, Edmond P. Rombaut, Frederick C. Schmidt, Robert M. Callahan. John H. Gay, Walter J. Larkin, Donald J Kausch, Robert A. Worthington. Row 4—Edward J. Butrim, James F. Doyle, William A. Ciminelli, Granger E. Reynolds, John B. Tierney, William R. Gielow, Gerald J. Sullivan, John J. Vail, Thomas D. Sheehan, Donald L. Hoyt. THE ARETE 74Moderator—Mr. John E. Bedford Left to right Row 1—Thomas A. Paimeri, Kenneth P. Sachs, Joseph A. O'Connor, Arthur A. Russell, Peter J. Catalano, G. William Weider, William C. Erb, Robert T. Skipworth. Row 2—Robert E. Lawler. David M. Tormey, Richard B. Keenan, Ervin R. Colie, Martin A. Foos, Louis N. Culotta, Joseph V. Di Nieri, Richard J. Flaherty, Bernard A. Chiama. Row 3- Robert F. Schnacky, Vincent J. Melito, William R. Bauer. Clarence C. Zimmer, William B. Fullam, John E. McDonald, Thomas T. Bain, Warren E. Boehmer, Robert H. Knobel, George T. Hennessey. Row 4—Charles J. Venturelli, James V. Maloney, Wilfred F. Raes, James M. Rigney, Charles L. Goonan. Harold V. Stanton, Robert W. Hammer, John D. Buckley. Carl A. Nanni, William T. Swanton. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 75Sophomores—Home Room 319 Moderator—The Reverend James L. Willett, C.S.B. Lejt to right Row 1—Alfred W. Pietzold, Thomas J. Cornish, Joseph M. Wood, Donald M. Sullivan, James E. Roland. Richard J. Jeffery, Thomas W. O'Connell. Rudolph J. Zink. Row 2—Robert F. Anzenberger, Robert J. Pockett, James F. Sheehan, Joseph Buhr, Charles J. Tucker, Andrew A. Fehlner, Richard L. Reinhardt, Roy A. Foos, John R. Eber, William J. Mitchell. Richard W. La Bore. Row 3—Paul V. Howard, William C. Dieter, Raymond G. Burns, Raymond V. Mahon, Richard F. Scherbcrger, Hugh T. McWhinney, Francis A. Ciluffo, John A. Mattie, Edward C. Cadogan, Robert P. Groves, George H. Heidrich. Row 4—James W. Wegman, George W. Kiessel, David J. Whalen, William B. Thaney, James P. Spillane, William R. Dorsey, Edward G. Braun, John J. Gerbino, Valory L. O'Brien, James A. Dyer. ■■THE ARETE 76Sophomores—Home Room 320 Moderator—Sister Laurene Marie Left to right Row 1—William A. Salina. John J. Woerner, Charles F. Reger, James E. Bell, William C. Murphy, Robert E. Doherty, Richard C. Heveron, Michael A. Ristuccia. Row 2—Francis E. O'Halloran, Thomas J. Tallarida, John C. McMorrow, Peter J. Grant, Peter D. Borrelli, Frank C. Marade, Joseph J. Scopa, Richard H. Sforzini, Leon R. Bufano, Donald E. Dugan, Eugene A. Dunn. Row 3- Robert C. Conroy, Charles A. Napier, James C. Tracy, Lawrence F. Kelly, Dominic G. Iezzoni, John J. Leinen, Robert A. Garback, Donald G. Stifter, John F. Micsak, Harold C. Perry. Row 4—William E. Farrell, William K. Koerner, Robert J. Harmon, Joseph N. Flood, George H. Walter, David H. Armbruster, Thomas A. Welch, John C. Crawford, Robert J. Smith, David R. Driscoll. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 77Freshmen—Home Room 105 Moderator—The Reverend Fergus J. Shechy, C. S. B. Left to right Rove 1—Roy J. Hiller, Edward J. Werdein, George V. Keirsbilck, Donald S. Miller. Robert M. Lauth, John T. Sheils, Walter J. Empcy, John W. Klcmmcr. Row 2—Joseph O. Kenny, John J. Canfield, Earl Edmund Prevost, William J. Kuebel, Robert C. A me ring, Patrick F. Passero, Charles P. Hall, Robert E. Weltzer, George T. Schnurr, Bernard A. McGlynn, John J. Maj. Row 3- James M. Deisenroth, Arthur R. Gordinier, Joseph J. Di Benedetto, Raymond G. Pierce, Richard J. O'Brien, George T. Murphy, Michael F. Doyle, Alfred A. Joseph, Richard F. Decker, William P. Reynolds. Row 4- John A. Gallagher, Joseph E. Schwartz, Robert E. Christie, John T. Nothnagle, Donald F. Flugel, Gerard A. Pilecki, Charles F. Malta, Robert M. Dobmeier, Joseph J. Plis, Robert G. Slayton. Freshmen—Home Room 106 Moderator—Sister M. Paul Left to right Rove 1 John E. Marsieije, Clarence R. Dangler, Richard G. Bopp, John M. Prebola, Donald J. Metzger, John W. Foran. Joseph L. Weckesser. Robert M. Yagelnek. Row 2- Chester P. Trzeciak, James J. Strazzeri, Howard E. Weltzer. Robert L. Rombaut, Joseph L. Kircher, Nelson J. Kolb, James A. Donovan, Richard A, Reber, John S. Kelly. Row 3- William F. Martin, Bernard B. FitzGerald, Robert J. Hall, Alfred D. Bates. Eugene C. Markle, Paul L. Scottebo, William E. Cavanaugh. David B. Duffy, Robert S. Hurley. Ovidio E. De Vincentis. Row 4- Kenneth J. Sleyman, Richard J. LaCrosse, Edward W. Scharr, Thomas J. McGarraghy, Raymond J. Saxe, James A. Smith, Edward J. Heisel, Clifford L. Clas-gens, Carl F. Groth, Paul D. Gilligan. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 79 Freshmen—Home Room 107 Moderator—The Reverend William P. McGee, C. S. B. Left to right Row 1—Maurand H. Seil, Donald W. Durnherr, James C. Meyer, Donald J. Schmitt, Arthur E. Yockel, William A. Kraft, William W. Spaker, Harry E. Guldenschuh. Row 2 Edward J. Wegman, Lawrence M. Quigley, Joseph F. Abel, Edward J. Bates, Sylvester J. Parina, Raymond J. Diringer, Robert F. Baily, William A. Rund, Francis V. Dupre. Row 3—Richard W. Streb, William A. Spallina, John L. Kister, John A. Oster, Arthur B. Curran, Gerard M. Darby, Karl N. Hemmerich, Norman F. Donovan, John E. Maier, Norman P. Ladd. Row 4—David T. Moran, Joseph B. Tydings, Christopher J. Cox, Eugene F. McLaughlin, Richard N. Amone, Richard J. Coleman, John J. Hannon, Robert E. Ginna, Robert D. Clifford, Howard J. Fritz. 80 THE ARETEModerator—The Reverend Patrick J. Lewis, C. S. B. Left to right Row 1—Richard E. Trompeter, William J. Clare, Kenneth W. Ritzcnthaler, Louis C. Giangreco, James J. Sullivan, Louis M. Slater. Row 2 John F. Kelly, Marvin S. Lomio, Bernard R. Heinsler, Francis E. Donnelly, John H. Hurley, Thomas G. White, Bernard R DePrima, Donald E. Heberle, Fulvio C. Felice, Oscar C. Kohlman. Row 3- William J. Carey, Donald W. Spall, James A. Cushing, John J. Moffett. Joseph W. Martin, Vincent J. St. John. John J. O’Connell, Justin G. Gerstner, William C. Wood, Robert C. Mcnz. Row 4—James J. Grimm, Royal W. Mutter, Francis A. Driscoll, Bernard R. Dalton. Raymond J. Baehr, Roger A. Blocchi, Robert D. Foley, Kenneth W. Schaller, George M. Ward, Bernard J. McMahon. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 81Freshmen—Home Room 116 Moderator—Sister M. Consilia Left to right Row 1—Robert C. Meyer, John W. Church, John M. Muldoon, Francis C. Petote, John R. Sixbey, William E. Faill, Thomas P. Doyle, Donald J. Karal. Row 2—Robert T. Howe, Edward J. Flynn, William T. Burke, William A. Tillman, Joseph S. Appleby, Robert E. Gallagher, James H. Hamill, Edward W. Kuhn, Henry J. O'Boyle, Werner J. Schmidt, William T. Echter. Row 3— Richard J. Baum, Thomas C. Cozzo, John L. Maracle, Ernest C. Miller, John B. Muller, Francis J. Callaghan, Bernard Hc-indl, John F. Costigan, Matthew J. Toscano, Thomas H. Spiegel. Row 4—Frank J. Dobson, Henry A. Dc-Maio, Frederick G. Schoeneman, William D. Wilber, Charles C. Goodberlet, Wigbert S. Gould, George E. Banish, Austin W. Klehamer, Donald F. Murray, Paul J. Sayre. THE ARETE 82Freshmen—Home Room 119 Moderator—Sister M. Clotilde Left to right Row 1—Michael E. Mallen, William L. Bromley, Paul G. Ehmann, Donald E. Kreiger, Anthony J. Giordano, John H. Michel, Edward A. Doser, John R. Caldwell. Row 2—Richard J. Stillman, Lome H. Brooks, Donald A. Mayberry, Ralph A. lorio. James E. Meagher, Edward B. Mogcnham, Harry W. Kestler, Thomas J. Loewenguth, Leo A. Hetzler, Thomas J. O'Connor, Edward J. Lupiani. Row 3-—Robert W. LaVigne, John E. Fisher, Erwin C. Boerschlein, Ackley J. Clink. Richard B. Meyering, Donald W. Doran, Martin V. Battaglia, James R. Hall, Gerard J. Fullam, James F. Fleming. Row 4—James W. Ryan, Kenneth H. Hess, John C. Alletto, Angelo G. Nichitta, Bernard L. Dispenza, John J. Kost, James E. Yockel, Thomas T. McCarrick, Anthony M. Cavuto, Earl E. Gilmore. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 83Freshmen—Home Room 206 Moderator—The Reverend Raymond L. Prince Left to right Row 1—William L. Radtke, John J. Collins, Dominic F. Giancursio, James F. Hassel-wander, Stephen R. Hickey, Robert J. Laemlein. Row 2—James F. Magill, Thomas B. Donohoe, David S. Shea, Bernard J. Schnacky, Bruce E. Mott, Sam J. Mancuso, Elmer S. Eberhard, William J, Neary, George E. Bauer. Row 3—Joseph W. Vorndran, Frank P. Carra, John J. McCarthy, Frank X. Stadler, Patrick L. Arkins, Jack F. Seward, Sam H. Dai, Francis E. Puchnick, Robert E. Eblacker. Row 4—Richard J. Timmons, Robert F. Reulbach, John A. McAndrew, Richard F. Milatz, Andrew J. Dominas, Victor M. Jonaitis, Joseph J. Haszlauer, James J. McGinn, Leo F. Resch. 84 THE ARETEModerator—Sister M. Jane Frances Left to right Row 1—Edwin C. Skelly, William F. Murray, Paul A. Du Pre. Frederick H. Young, Anthony J. Pignone, Benedict E. Camelio, Edward J. Beikirch, Leonard J. Huether. Row 2- William H. Knobel, Robert E. Keegan, Richard L. Crowley, Leland V. Gardner, Raymond E. Hammill, William F. Schoepfel, John W. Le Roux, John W. Le Beau, Raymond O. Amesbury, David L. Greene, James G. Knowles. Row 3—Donald E. Walsh. Robert J. Heindl, Joseph G. Melinis. Donald J. Youngman, Roger N. Trabold, Leo E. Kujawsky, Eugene D. Fava, John O. DeMars, Thomas H. Jerris, Anthony V. Passannante. Row 4—Francis J. Scalia, Earl J. Marasco, John A. Drews, James J. Flaherty, Edward M. Winnick, Cletus G. Sellmayer, Charles J. Mirabella, John J. Flynn, Donald T. Aselin, William F. Riley. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 85Freshmen—Home Room 214 Moderator Sister M. Agnes Rita Left to right Row 1 Donald P. Lane, Thomas P. Mulhern, Victor A. Aspromonte, Charles A. Liebcck, Nicholas F. Norris, Joseph J. Attridge, Walter I. Kinley, Paul J. Mika. Row 2- Joseph G. Fleucher, Alfred S. Cerone, Dominic J. Perrone, Michael P. Alletto, Andrew D. Virgilio, Donald A. Bayer. John F. Ritz, Edward D. Cope, George A. Gleason, John G. Sankel, Victor P. Szatkowski. Row Donald J. Walsh, John C. Maloy, John T. Doud, Remi R. De Clerck, William H. Bubel, Norbert S. Kuchman, Vincent R. Mikeshock, Robert S. Spall, Raymond A. Schneider, Albert J. Uhl. Row 4- Richard E. Janowski, Arthur E. Hawkins, Robert E. Dispenza, Louis C. Wesley, William J. Bauer, Carl E. Hill, Donald A. Fuller, Joseph M. Cattalini, Alfred A. Renzi, Eugene D. Burke. THE ARETE 86THE SENIOR BAND a trumpet call echoes softly through the atmosphere. Then the basoons and saxes enter with a quiet, musical pattern. But wait! This composition sounds like j one of the famous works of Wagner. It seems incredible, but nevertheless the band is playing the Overture to Rienzi, one of the most difficult of all overtures. This can't be the Aquinas high-school Senior Band, playing an opus like Rienzi”—yet the maroon uniforms and printed programs prove that it must be true. But this is not amazing. for a great band naturally plays great music. It was in the school year of 1936-7 that Mr. Raymond Hasenauer and the members of the Aquinas Band decided that their organization should no longer be just another band, unheard of and unrecognized, but should become one of New York State's finest musical establishments, known and honored by everyone for its musical ability, the factor by which a band is judged. Realizing the tremendous task ahead, our able director inaugurated for the first time a Junior Band, so that the varsity ensemble would receive better trained, more experienced musicians in future years. Moreover, intonation, tone quality, musical technique, and musical interpretation were emphasized to the fullest degree. With this encouraging start, the band already received a good rating at the state contest in the spring of 1937. This was the incentive, the spark needed, for the band in the next year was a more musical, much finer organization than the students anticipated, even under the guidance of so capable a conductor as Mr. Hasenauer. Again participating in the state contest, the band received a superior rating, which clearly showed the progress of this undertaking. The last two years are merely a story of playing more difficult music, in a professional, rather than in an amateurish manner. This, the principal task, has practically been the prime purpose of improving the band to a state of comparative perfection, a mission which has truly been accomplished this year. The performances of the band at the annual spring contest, the spring concert, the special concert, and the apple blossom festival have surely attested this statement. Success has descended upon us, but it is not a success which is built on a lucky break, excessive financial support, or the like. Rather, this success is entirely due to the tireless efforts of Mr. Hasenauer and all of its members, through long rehearsals, sectional instrumental instruction, and intense musical study, the only means by which any musical organization can hope to obtain recognition. There is no short cut to musical perfection, and the success of the Aquinas Senior Band is no exception. Thus the work of this year's band nears completion, an ensemble which attained musical honor the hard way, the only way, and played great music, a feat of which only a great band is capable. 88 THE ARETELITTLE SYMPHONY THERE reposes within the corridors of our humble Alma Mater a musical organization which receives far insufficient acknowledgment. Of course, now that it is brought to mind, we immediately identify that organization as our ' Little Symphony,” or senior orchestra, apparently unknown to many students of Aquinas. Possibly this lack of recognition is due to the fact that the orchestra doesn't sound as full or musical as our band, or perhaps the band publicity is better fostered by their performances at the football games, and special concert. The fact remains, however, that the orchestra should receive more merit than it obtains at present. It must be remembered that orchestral music is vastly harder than band music, since the chief instruments of the orchestra are the strings, such as violins, cellos, violas, and basses, said by many to be the most difficult of all musical instruments to play. Moreover, the music which the orchestra plays is heavier, not as appealing to most people as the lighter, more melodic music rendered by the band. This fact makes it much more intricate for most people to obtain the full musical value created by the orchestra. Regardless of these facts, however, we should remember that our orchestra labors diligently, and tirelessly, plays difficult music and tries to please all. Certainly, the orchestra deserves all the praise we can give, both to its members and to its director. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 89ORCHESTRA CONCERT PROGRAM Song of India from Sadko Rimsky-Korsakov Patrol of the Tin Soldiers Gabriel Pi erne Minuet from Eb Symphony W. A. Mozart Tambourin from Cephale and Procns An tire Gretry Finale from 5th Symphony Ludwig Beethoven THE AREPFRSONNEL OF THE AQUINAS ORCHESTRA Piano HAROLD BAYER SALVATORE CORDARO first Violin JOHN MANFRE HENRY JANKOWIAK RICHARD SHAUGHNESSY JOHN CULLIGAN BERNARD DONOVAN FREDERICK HEFFER Second Violin FREDERICK SCHMIDT WILLIAM FULLAM JOSEPH O'CONNOR VICTOR ASPROMONTE PAUL MIKA FRANK RITZ Viola MARTIN BROPHY Cello JOHN CAMERON String Bass LOUIS DiGlULIO JOSEPH SCHWARTZ Flute CHARLES VENTURELLI WILLIAM CAUFIELD Oboe WALTER PRINCIPE Clarinet ROBERT GUENTHER ALLEN COUNTRYMAN Bassoon CARL BODENSTEINER JOSEPH WILBER Alto Saxophone VICTOR DeSIMON Tenor Saxophone ROBERT DEAN french Horn FRANK TEMMERMAN OTTAVIO PEZZI Trumpet ALBERT TEVELS EDWARD BRAUN ROBERT DOHERTY Trombone WILFRED SPRINGER EDWARD RIGNEY Tympani JOHN WELCH Percussion ROBERT NOLAN JAMES CASEYSENIOR BAND CONCERT PROGRAM Overture to Rienzi......................Richard Wagner Finlandia, Tone Poem ......... Jean Sibelius Lady of Spain .......... Tole hard Evans My Hero, Concert Marche Militaire.Oscar Strauss THE AREPERSONNEL OF THE AQUINAS SENIOR BAND Cornets ALBERT TEVELS ROBERT SCHMERBECK EDWARD BRAUN WILLIAM BAKER JUDSON FLORA K ROBERT DOHERTY' FRANCIS PIERCE ROBERT CRAMER CHARLES MAGEE DONALD O’CONNOR ROBERT ERBLAND French Horns FRANK TEMMERMAN GEORGE WEGMAN OTTAVIO PEZZI JOHN CULLIGAN JOHN KOST Trow bones WILFRED SPRINGER JAMES CALDWELL ROBERT WORTHINGTON RICHARD RYAN JOHN CULHANE JOHN WIRTH Baritones EDWARD RIGNEY ROBERT COLEBECK JOSEPH O’CONNOR Sousapbones SALVATORE CORDARO EMMETT O’NEILL ARTHUR GORDIN IER String Bass LOUIS DiGIULIO Tympani JOHN WELCH Percussion JAMES CASEY ROBERT NOLAN THOMAS SHIPTON WILLIAM COUSINS DOMENIC ANGELINI Clarinets ROBERT GUENTHER ALLEN COUNTRYMAN HAROLD BAYER WILLIAM MYERS GUSTAVE CUSANI ROBERT SHOSTAD JOHN WERNSDORFER ROBERT SCOTT FREDERICK O’CONNOR CLARENCE ZIMMER VIM I NT DiRAIMO JEROME BAIER GEORGE HORSCH HERBERT SCHUHART ROCCO RICCIARDO WALTER LARKIN EDWARD O’GRADY JOHN EBER CHARLES TSCHIDERER Flutes CHARLES VENTURELLI WILLIAM CAUFIELD Oboes WALTER PRINCIPE LAWRENCE KELLY Bassoons CARL BODENSTEINER JOSEPH WILBER Bass Clarinet DONALD KLEEHAMER Alto Saxophones VICTOR De SIMON JOHN SCHEER Tenor Saxophones ROBERT DEAN thomas McCarthy Baritone Saxophone BERNARD DAILEY 93 AQUINAS INSTITUTECONCERT PROGRAM High Barbary Open Our Eyes The Night March Soldiers' Chorus from Faust Traditional W. C. MacFarlane Richard Kountz Charles Gounod THE ARETE 94PIRSOWI 1. OF THE AQUINAS GLEE CLUB WILLIAM HEGLE DONALD MURPHY m i WILLIAM HUBBLE JOHN POLUIKIS JAMES KEEGAN FRANCIS PROTHERO (.M K (11 ( AR K 11. JOHN KNAPP ROBERT RAKOWSKI 1 NNE 1 M C;. KK( LL EUGENE McGOWAN PAUL RATHBUN EDWARD CONSALVI WILLIAM O BRIEN DANIEL SASSONE EUGENI DUNN WILLIAM OTIS GEORGE SCHAEFER ANDREW FEHLNER EDWARD PASKUS DAVID SQUIRES DONALD GAGNER RUDOLPH PASSERO PAUL STREB JOSEPH GAGNER PAUL PHILLIPS Basses ILL!AM MAN WILFRED RAES JAMES CALLAHAN CHARLES HEFFER ROBERT RAGOT DENNIS CROWLEY M K riN Klin NORBERT ROBACH ALFRED DEAN : CAUGHEY RICHARD ROTONDO CLARENCE EG LING FAMES MELLEN GEORGE SOPHIE JOHN GOTTERMEIER ARTHUR HERZOG FREDERICK RICHNER Baritones GERALD HEVERON DONALD RICHTER EDWIN BOEHME RICHARD HOE PEL v ARD SHI l SING! R NICK CARDELLA EDWARD KUBANKA HARII S SI MMIRS JOHN CASBY JACK LILL1CH JACK CULLEN john mcgrath RK HARD II l FI RY ROBERT DAKIN JOHN MORTON DAVID DRISCOLL JAMES MULCAHY Second Tenors BERNARD EHMANN DOMENIC PALOZZI STI PHEN A1 BI RTO DONALD FRANK LEO POWERS II EDWARD FULLER JOHN REGAN SANT ) ( AMI! 1 I RI THOMAS GILMORE RICHARD RENNER )HN ( AMPBI I JACK HENNESSY EUGENE SCHMirr ■ )HN CR WI 1 V BERNARD KEATING GEORGE SCHWALB l )SI PH DARB RAYMOND KELLER GERARD STRAUSS PHILIP I) PASQUAI 1 BERNARD MARTIN HAROLD TOAL JAMES McGOWAN JAMES VanHOUTEN DAVID McNALLY VINCENT VC ARD HAROLD FROMM JOSEPH METEYER RICHARD PARKER HAROLD GEIMER FRANCIS MORAN WILLIAM ASAY RICHARD MUELLER ROBERT GENDREAU 95 CONCERT PROGRAM The Traveller Overture.....................................................ForresI Buck tel Princess Tip-Toe. Caprice.................................................Margaret LeRoy Merry Men Selection..........................................................Max Thomas Blue Ribbon March..........................................................William Talbot THE ARETE 96PERSONNEL OE THE AQUINAS JUNIOR BAND Cornets ALBERT HELD THOMAS McCARRICK ROBERT WOERNER MARTIN BATTAGLIA ROBERT G1ELOW CHARLES PORRECA PETER CATALANO ACKLEY CLINK EDWARD MOGENHAN Vrench Horns GEORGE WEGMAN JOHN KOST ROBERT CALDWELL Trombones JOHN CAUFIELD JOSEPH APPELBY RALPH BUTTACCIO Sousaphones ARTHUR GORDIN IER MICHAEL DOYLE FRANCIS MURPHY Tympani JOSEPH RINGELSTEIN Percussion OWEN KENNEY RICHARD O'BRIEN RICHARD DECKER String Bass JOSEPH SCHWARTZ Clarinets EDWARD O'GRADY VINCENT DiRAIMO HERBERT SCHUHART WALTER LARKIN GEORGE HORSCH JOHN EBER ROCCO RICCIARDO CHARLES TSCHIDERER ROBERT BAILEY FRANCIS DUPRE JOHN OSTER GERARD DARBY WALTER HOLLAND ALAN WANDER WILFRED RAES EUGENE MUELLER Flutes ROBERT KEEGAN JOSEPH BROPHY JOHN HOENIG Oboes THOMAS JERRIS DONALD WALSH Alto Saxophones JOSEPH DOYLE JOHN Le ROUX Tenor Saxophones RAYMOND AMESBURY RAYMOND MAHON CHARLES GULDENSCHUH AQUINAS INSTITUTETHE GLEE CLUB PROGRESSES THE musical department of Aquinas Institute has been known traditionally for its entirety, that is, a varsity band, an orchestra, a junior band, and a glee club. Here, however, we shall confine ourselves to a few brief remarks on our glee club, an organization worthy of our honor and pride. A few years ago, the glee club was comparatively veiled in darkness, receiving little attention from the students or public, but when the varsity band inaugurated its program for national honors, the glee club resolved to compete with the band for equal recognition. Immediately the vocal group was enlarged to contain over one hundred voices, singing complete four part harmony. The rest of the music department, during this time, was also laboring diligently, and apparently forgot the threat of the vocal ensemble. So it was much to the astonishment of the students and the school musicians alike when the participation of the glee club in the state contest for the first time was announced. The men of harmony had now received the opportunity to fulfil their threat of equality to the other musical aggregations—but could they successfully carry out this task ? The results tell the story. The glee club sang exceptionally well and certainly showed that Aquinas has vocal, as well as instrumental talent. The vocal group received a superior rating—the finest state recognition possible—a rating of which Aquinas and the music department can well be proud. Yes, the glee club is now equal in ability to the band. May it continue under the direction of Mr. Hasenauer to march forward in continued success during the years to come. THE 98 WINGS OVER EUROPE THE first play of the school year of 1939-’40 was Wings Over Europe by Robert Nichols and Maurice Browne. Under the direction of Mr. Edwin J. Dolan, the Dramatic Club presented a brilliant performance of this serious and scientific play. The story of the play deals with the events in the life of a youthful scientist, Francis Light foot, played by Rudolph Passero. By discovering a formula by which he can control the atom, harnessing its boundless energy and releasing mankind from his slavery to matter, Francis Lightfoot hopes to direct his discovery to the everlasting glory of mankind. Because he is the nephew of the Prime Minister of Britain, played by John Roberts, he seeks Britain's aid rather than that of the League of Nations and brings his propositions to the British Cabinet. His statement of the discovery is simple, and appeals to the Secretary of State of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Evelyn Arthur, a man of high intelligence, which part was in the safe hands of Richard Nowak. However, the other members of the cabinet refuse to accept his proposition with the result that the young scientist threatens to wipe out the entire universe with his new' discovery. Realizing that they have but a few hours to live unless they agree entirely with Lightfoot, the members of the cabinet, played by Emmet O'Neill, Jack Crowley, Richard Parker, Bernie Fawkes, Richard Nowak, Martin Brophy, Emmet Gaughn, Francis Sullivan, Eugene Shannon, William Whitney, William Hubble and Frank Vogt, are perplexed at their situation, until the Secretary of War determines to kill the scientist and destroy his discovery. Leading up to an exciting climax, the play ends with the death of Lightfoot and the destruction of his secret. Minor parts were played by Robert Biel, David Tormey, William Hegle, Jack Syracuse and Jack Culhane. Cooperation of the stage crew and of the Aquinas Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Mr. Raymond Hasenauer, were essential for the success of Wings Over Europe.” too THE ARETETHE DRAMATIC CLUB Of THE AQUINAS INSTITUTE OF ROCHESTER Presents WINGS OVER EUROPE” By Robert Nic hols and Maurice Browne Under Direction of Mr. Edwin J. Dolan, M.A. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 101SENIORS PRESENT ANNUAL CLASS PLAY DURING our four years at Aquinas, we of the class of 1940 have had an excellent opportunity of studying the various phases of dramatics under the able direction of Mr. E. J. Dolan, our faculty advisor. As our final effort, we presented for our Senior Play The First Year” by Frank Craven. This play may be considered a sequel to one of our earlier productions: Tommy. The setting for The First Year” is the home of Mr. Fred Livingston in Reading, Pennsylvania. Grace Livingston, his daughter, played by George Wickes, is in a dilemma because she has two suitors for marriage. One, Dick Loring, portrayed by Richard Kautz, is an engineer with a secure position. The other, played by William Hubble, is Tommy Tucker, a shy, home town boy who has a small real estate business and is prospering modestly. After a quarrel with Dick, Grace accepts the shy proposal of Tommy. It was through the advice of Grace's uncle. Dr. Anderson, that Tommy proposed to Grace at such an opportune time. The young couple are married and embark on the first year of wedded life. The first year of marriage is usually the hardest for most couples, and Tommy and Grace prove to be no exception. The newly-weds have moved to Missouri, and it is there that the second scene takes place. The pair break up after a dinner at which Tommy entertains a prospective customer, Mr. Barstow, who is accompanied by his wife. Grace goes home to her mother and Dick Loring comes back into her life. However, Dick again withdraws when he and Tommy have a fight. It is Dr. Anderson who patches up the marriage. John Roberts played Dr. Anderson, and Norbert Robach and Martin Brophy also added to their laurels in the roles of Mrs. and Mr. Livingston. Richard Nowak and Don Jazak played Mr. and Mrs. Barstow, and the role of Hattie, the half-witted maid, was excellently played by Emmet O’Neill. The Senior class should be congratulated on such a noteworthy presentation, which will be remembered by future classes as their crowning achievement. As in past years, the senior play has marked the apex for dramatic presentations, and this senior play is no exception. We are indebted to Mr. Dolan and the stage crew, who were vastly important for the successful staging of The First Year. 102 THE ARETE THE FIRST YEAR A Comic Tragedy of Married Life by Frank Craven The Cast Fred Livingston . Mrs. Fred Livingston Grace Livingston Dr. Myron Anderson Dick Loring, Jr. Thomas Tucker Hattie” ... Peter Barstow Mrs. Peter Barstow Martin M. Brophy Norbert G. Robach George A. Wickes John J. Roberts Richard E. Kautz William D. Hubble Emmet J. O'Neill Richard J. Nowak . Don J. JazakSYNOPSIS OF SCENES ACT I Training Quarters—at the Liv.ngston Home, Reading, Pa. (Toward the end of Act I the lights are lowered to indicate a lapse of a few hours.) ACT II The Ringside—at Tommy's Apartment, Joplin, Mo. ACT III The Knockout—at the Livingston Home. THE ARETE 104DRAMA, THEN AND NOW THE drama has always played a major part in the extra-curricular activities of Aquinas. As in past years, the class of 1940 has presented its share of successes, long to be remembered for their versatility; presenting comedy and tragedy, levity and seriousness. The calibre of the plays which have been presented on the Aquinas stage has steadily improved for the past several years. If we review the presentations of this and former years, this fact will be more evident. In the school year of 1936-'37, quite a heavy program was presented which included The Good Fellow, Laburnum Grove and the second annual presentation of the Lenten Flay, As It was in the Beginning.” Noteworthy among the performers of that year were Ben Duffy, Bob Keefe and Ed Keenan. In 1937-'38 the Dramatic Club presented a definitely lighter schedule consisting of Abie's Irish Rose, Tommy and the Lenten Play. The actors remembered for their sterling performances in these plays were Joseph Conway, Robert Edelman and Martin Moll. Yellow Jack and Room Service served to make the year of 1938-'39 one of the most successful in Aquinas Dramatics. Yellow' Jack with its radical change in stage setting, and the lavish comedy of Room Service” brought into prominence such thes-pians as Dave Curtin, Cliff Whitcomb, Bob Napier and Dean Coffey. The 1939-‘40 season distinguished itself by the successful production of Wings Over Europe and The First Year. The school play Wings Over Europe is indeed a tribute to our masterful director Mr. E. J. Dolan and to the versatility of the Aquinas dramaticians. No other play of this type has ever been attempted on the Aquinas stage, but in spite of this, Wings Over Europe was well received. The Senior Play, The First Year”, has proven to be one of the most successful comedies ever presented at Aquinas by any class. This play is a sequel to Tommy , presented in 1938. The Dramatic Club of this year has brought into prominence many men who have won for themselves a permanent place in the ranks of former Aquinas thespians. Among these are John Roberts, Richard Nowak, William Hubble and Richard Kautz. Others who have given commendable performances in past plays are John Girvin, Fred Kelly, John Crowley, George Wickes, Martin Brophy and Norbert Robach. The class of 1940 is proud of the plays it has produced and of the men who took part in them under the excellent direction of Mr. Dolan. Much of our success is due to the accomplishments of the indispensable stage crew and to Mr. Hasenauer with the Aquinas Band and Orchestra, who together have contributed so much to make this year in Dramatics one of the most memorable in the history of Aquinas. 105 AQUINAS INSTITUTEAQUINAS MISSION REVIEW, 1939-1940 IN co-operation with the Catholic Students' Mission Crusade, the Aquinas Mission Unit now completes a year's program of prayer, study and sacrifice. We must know the missions before we can help them. With this purpose in mind, four Round Tables under the leadership of Martin Brophy, John Davis, Thomas Craig and John Tracy, were established to study mission life at home and abroad in conjunction with the outline in the Shield Magazine. Two of these groups embraced units from Nazareth Academy and from Nazareth College. As might be expected, the students ardently discussed divers controversial topics; the vivid speech and the heated debate were of the greatest benefit to growing minds. Brophy and Tracy concentrated on foreign missions; Craig instituted an investigation of home missions; and Davis launched a thorough program on pagan philosophies. It was an Aquinas staff Martin Brophy, Edward Weber and Warren Page—that conducted eight inter-unit So You Know The Shield programs much to the enthusiasm, stimulation and entertainment of mission devotees from this and other institutions Statistics, barren facts, cold and lackluster reports were excluded; on the contrary, it inculcated a richer, cultural note of general information infinitely more romantic, appeal-■ng and useful to the listeners. Novelty acts such as snake-charming, devil-dancing, yogi, necromancy, phantasmagoria and native ceremonials were calculated to attract the attention and hold the interest of the student audience. The lighter sentiment was furthered by the devotion of a generous space to singing, poetry and dramatics. This unique program received favorable notice from the Shield”, national mission magazine of the C. S. M. C. Every homeroom held monthly meetings at which students spoke on subjects related to the missions; not a few rooms had weekly meetings. But all these were climaxed by several mission assemblies, when the entire student body was lectured by distinctive and sometimes even exotic speakers, such as the Archbishop of Madras, India. Laudable was the effort of the Mission Unit in sponsoring Jack Williams, a Junior, in public speaking contests; worthwhile too—he received first prize as the best Catholic orator in Western New York State, when using the topic, Heywood Broun’s Conversion as an Instance of God's Goodness to the Church . 106 THE ARETEThe school mission publication, The Aquinader , was a splendid enterprise this year, characterized by power, color, intelligence and initiative. Under the able leadership of George Wickes, Editor, and staffed by Donald Eckl, Joe De Meis, Warren Page, Bill Springer, Dave Squires, Charles Summers, Edward Weber and Leo Wesley, the Aquinader forged rapidly to the front of the journalistic field. Emphasis was placed on a breezy, vigorous style; each issue contained C. S. M. C. news, editorials, results of various drives, humor, personal items, chatter, poems, songs—in short, the paper was replete with every imaginable item, each with a Crusade slant. The Shield characterized The Aquinader as modern, many-sided, and ardently missionary. Prayer formed a prominent and a necessary part in the Crusade. Father Haffey initiated a system of prayer cards, whereby each student reported his voluntary spiritual offerings for each month. As an example, during February, a total of 3394 Holy Communions, 3609 Masses, 9642 visits, 7965 acts of mortification, and 1777 hours of study were preferred for the Pope's intention. Needless to say, prayers began and concluded all undertakings, such as Round Table gatherings and So You Think You Know The Shield programs. The signal generosity of the students has made all phases of mission endeavor pos-sible. The students have given not only their money in collections, but have bestowed their time as well for paper drives, sale of Christmas cards, and other such praiseworthy efforts which have reaped the rich harvest of more than half the mission income for the year. Some have kindly consented to give their all in the Mission Bouts, staged in the spring, to determine school champions; others have donated their services to entertainment hours, held after school, which were well attended both by students from Aquinas and also by members of the fair sex from other schools. The Mission Dance is another highlight of the year. But as ever, the most profitable single day was the versatile Mission Day of late May. a conclave combining all the best features of a carnival—the gaiety and humor with none of the mercenary sordidness and cheap commercialism, a hobby show at which the several clubs compete for the best exhibit and individuals display their accomplishments; a varsity show which provides pleasing diversion (singing, music, and sparkling comedy skits) ; and an outdoor spectacle of track meets, band playing, games of chance, and refreshment centers. By means of the revenue which these activities bring in, our school maintains two Maryknoll priests and one sister in China, one seminarian and two catechists in India, and ten instructors at the school of the sisters AQUINAS INSTITUTEof Mercy in the West Indies; above this, the school will have over three thousand dollars to distribute to missionaries in Africa, India, China, Korea, the Arctic area, the South Seas, and all such similar lands calling for the true religion. Thus the mission year of 1939-’40 at Acjuinas has been a most successful and distinguished one, different, yet orthodox, serious, yet pleasant. In general we wish to thank the students and faculty of the school who have co-operated so nobly with us in this venture, and in particular Father Haffey. our able director; the mission leaders Bob Bauer, Henry Lally, Paul Keenan, Dick Loebs, Walter Principe, James Doyle, Charles Maggio, William Cannan, George Schiller and Bill Whitney; Edward Weber, General Secretary; and all other members of the Mission Unit, who have made our final year at Aquinas our best tribute, our happiest memory. THE HOME ROOM LEADERS THE ARETE 1081st Row, left to right Richard Loebs, Thomas Craig, Edward Weber. John Tracy, Richard Nowak. Martin Brophy, Gerald Heveron, John Davis, Robert Varney, Fred Kelly. 2nd Row, left to right Richtner, Nolan, Groth, Reinhardt, Passero, Springer, Shannon, Casby. Baker. Scott, Masucci, Magee, Passeri, Poluikis. 3rd Row, left to right Malicy, Robach, Abuiso, Sheehan, Saftran, Fawkes, Adamission, Bayer, Toal, Forbes, Nanni, Streb. Moran, Eckl, Hefti, Hubble. 4th Row, left to right Rathbun, Cusani, Nolan, Ryan, Maginn, Consalvi, Munding, Tevels, Wyand, Shannon, Reger, Page, Hauck, Young. 3th Row, left to right Duffy, D. Crowley, Sophie, J. Crowley, Rakowski, Bryan, Squires, Roberts, Orlando, Ball, Gottermeier, Strauss, Sassone, Poinan. 109 AQUINAS INSTITUTETHE AQUINADER STAFF 1st Row, left to right Thomas Dentinger, Warren Page, Norbert Robath, George Wickes, Edward Weber, Nicholas Cardella, David Squires. 2nd Row, left to right Eugene Shannon, Eugene McGowan, William Springer, Norman McCoy, Leo Wesley, Donald Eckl, John Girvin, Joe De Meis. }rd Row, left to right William Manion, William Cannan, Patrick Ryan, Robert Rakowski, Donald McCulloch, Joseph Orlando, John Tracy, Roger Blocchi. THE ARETE 110EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES WE AT Acjuinas ought to be proud of the fine achievements we have made here in the way of extra-curricular activities. Ours is one of the leading schools in the promotion and carrying out of such activities with over half the student body engaged in one form or another of club or sport. And it is the club that is what may be termed the social backbone of the school. For it is that which brings the students of a school together after school hours, thus instilling in them a common bond which they might not have otherwise. They also sene to bring the student and teacher together, thus resulting in a mutual interest between the two. We are most fortunate in having here so many and diversified organizations for all kinds of tastes and likes. For those who have a particular liking for languages there are the German, French, Italian and Latin Clubs which serve to bring the student into closer and more intimate contact with the customs and modes of living represented by the people whose tongue they study. For the budding writer and future journalist we have the newly organized Press Club which has been a great help in showing the students the whys and wherefores of newspaper work. And of course there is the Maroon and White about which too much cannot be said. Let it suffice to say that in our school paper we have something to be justly proud of. For the intellectuals there is the Catholic Literature Club; for the scientifically inclined the Angelo Secchi Club and for the Kodak fans the Camera Club. The Stamp Club has always been a favorite as well as the Math Club. The Dramatic Club has always served to bring to the students the maximum of enjoyment in their annual presentations. They have made a name for themselves, and, judging by their work this year, they have lived up to it in the traditional manner. This year we were fortunate in instituting two new Clubs which have gone over very well. These are the popular Aviation Club and the Rod and Gun Club, which serve to fill out a varied and extensive list. The Bowling Club has always been a perennial favorite and under the able supervision of Father Hastings has flourished for many a year. Father HafTey is to be commended for his Mission Unit which has done so admirably this year and all past years. These are our Clubs, giving the students a chance to develop whatever talent they might have in some particular field and at the same time providing enjoyment for all those who participate in one way or another. They place Aquinas on top for having such fine student organizations, and we should endeavor to see that she remains there. lit AQUINAS INSTITUTETHE DRAMATIC CLUB Faculty Advisor—Mr. Edwin Dolan President—John Roberts Secretary—John Callahan Vice-President—John Crowley Treasurer—Martin Brophy THE AVIATION CLUB Faculty Advisor—The Reverend J. L. Willett, C.S.B. President—Edward Paskus Secretary—William O'Sullivan Vice-President—Jerome Gigi.iotti Treasurer—Santo Camilleri Models—James McGowan Ground—Edward Paskus Advanced—John Williams 112DER DEUTSCHE VEREIN Faculty Advisor—Sister M. Demetria President—Warren Page Secretary—Bernard Trompeter Vice-President—James Duffy Treasurer—Paul Rathbun MAROON AND WHITE STAFF Faculty Advisor—The Reverend W. Osc ar Regan, C.S.B. Editor-in-chief—George Sophie Secretary—Francis Moran Assist. Editor—Rudolph J. Passero Treasurer—John Roberts 113THE PRESS CLUB Family Advisor— The Reverend W. Oscar Regan, C.S.B. President—Robert Masucci Secretary—Richard Albright Vice-President—Frank Peluso Treasurer—John Culligan THE CAMERA CLUB Faculty Advisor—The Reverend Alexander J. Grant, C.S.B. President—H. William Saffran Secretary—William Forbes Vice-President—Jerome Gigliotti Treasurer—Robert Young Chief Advisor—Nick Cardella 114IL C1RCOLO DANTE Family Advisor—The Reverend John Onorato, C.S.B. President—Joseph M. Bonafede Secretary— Arthur L. DiCesare Vice-President—Joseph A. DeMeis Treasurer—Philip Di Pasquale THE LATIN CLUB Family Advisor—The Reverend Anthony P. Lococo, C.S.B. President—Walter Principe Vice-President—Robert Van Epps Secretary—Donald Eckl 115CATHOLIC LITERATURE CLUB Faculty Advisor—The Reverend John Meyer, C.S.B. President—John Napier Vice-President—Thomas Gilmore Secretary—Bernard Martin i THE STAMP CLUB Faculty Advisor- Mr. John F. Cross, C.S.B. President—Richard Donovan Secretary—Anthony Pizzarelli Vice-President—William Ross Treasurer—Jerome Gigliotti i 16ANGELO SECCHI SCIENCE CLUB Faculty Advisor—The Reverend Wilfred Kehoe, C.S.B. President—Warren Smith Vice-President—Bernard Martin Secretary—Richard Mattle THE CHESS CLUB Faculty Advisor— Mr. Walter Sullivan, C.S.B. President—Frank Heindl Vice-President—Robert McAvoy Secretary—Elmer Same 117THE MATHEMATICS CLUB Faculty Advisor—The Reverend John French, C.S.B. President—Paul Ryan Secretary—Fred O’Connor Vice-President—Louis Figenscher Treasurer—Charles Heffer LE CERCLF, FOCH Faculty Advisor—Sister M. Raphael President—George Wic.KES Secretary—MERWIN MOREHOUSE Vice-President—John Napier Treasurer—Gerard Hurley 118THE SAFETY PATROL To insure the safety of the students of Aquinas, a Safety Patrol was organized. Indeed such protection was needed. With the approval of the faculty, the active senior-class officers instituted the patrol which operated on the same basis as those of other high schools. Although divided into two alternating groups the patrol functioned well. The entire student-body sincerely thanks the Safety Patrol for its efforts—especially during those disagreeable days. Its victimless record speaks for itself. It certainly has begun something worthwhile for the underclassmen to continue. THE AQUINAS SAFETY PATROL Captain—Harold Toai. Assist. Capt.—Robert Nolan Lieutenants—Charles Hauck and John McGrath 119 AQUINAS INSTITUTECLASS OFFICERS Richard J. Nowak President Walter H. Principe Vice-President Robert W. Nolan Secretary Harold T. Toal T reasurer 120 THE ARETESEPTEMBER, 1939 5. Dreaded day arrives—school reopens—Father O'Loane celebrates Mass. 11. Our Right Reverend Bishop honors Aquinas by celebrating Mass for the students. 13. First Holiday—teachers' meeting keeps the faculty busy. 18. Parents of Frosh tour school and meet the faculty. 29. First Pep Assembly. 30. Aquinas conquers Holy Family of Auburn 13-0 in grid opener. OCTOBER 5. Mission drive launched with a meeting of the student body. 7. Canisius Freshmen outclass Irish taking 13-0 decision. 13. Roman Spiegal guest speaker at Pep assembly. 14. Aquinas bows to Hobart 19-2. 17-18. School Play. 20. George Selkirk gives pep talk before Niagara game. 21. Niagara humbles Aquinas Irish 19-0. 27. Junior Oratoricals. 28. Institute comes to life after three straight losses, defeating Canisius Prep 12-6. 30. Religious assembly. THE ARETE 122NOVEMBER 1. All Saints' Day—Holyday. 3-8. First Quarterly Exams—aspirin sales increase. 4. St. Bonaventure Frosh march over gridders via a 19-0 score. 11. St. Joe's battles Aquinas to a 6-6 deadlock. 14. Dan Sassone receives Epsom Salts award at Football Banquet. 15. Student body attends Mass for Raymond Brewer, a deceased student. 17. Jitterbugs swing out at annual Football Hop. 23-24. Thanksgiving Holidays. 1. 7. 8. 14. 15. 19. 22. 29. DECEMBER Aquinas opens basketball season, defeating De Sales 33-12. Hoopsters take easy win in annual game with Alumni 35-21. Feast of Immaculate Conception—Holyday. Glee Club holds student body spellbound in musical assembly. Sophomore Oratoricals—basketeers thump Sodus 43-21. Bishop lengthens Christmas vacation one day. Hoopsters defeat Batavia 39-37. Cagers march over Albion 35-18. 123 AQUINAt INSTITUTEJANUARY, 1940 3. Christmas vacation ends. 5. Irish lose 23-20 decision to Canisius Prep. 8. Religious assembly. 12. Public Speaking Class Oratoricals. 19. Aquinas defeats Holy Family 39-19. 19-26. Mid year exams. 27. Irish lose to St. Joe's 32-22. FEBRUARY 2. Mr. Leary's charges fight gamely but lose 38-33 decision to Niagara. 5. Religious Conference on the Mass delivered by Father Donovan. 15. Snow brings holiday. 16. St. Joe's takes close decision over Aquinas 25-24. 16. Freshman Oratoricals. 18. Niagara smothers cagers 47-17. 22. Washington's birthday—holiday. MARCH 1. Senior Oratoricals—Batavia bows to cagers 40-38. 6. Irish defeat Sodus 34-20. 7. Feast of St. Thomas Aquinas. 8. Basketeers overwhelm Albion 51-38. 20. School closes for Easter recess. THE ARETEAPRIL I. No April fool joke—school reopens after Easter. Religious assembly. 5-10. EXAMS! Need we say more? 26. Mission Bout Finals thrill a packed house. MAY 2. Ascension Day Holyday. Opening ball game. 6. Religious Conference. 7-8. Senior Play. 21. Musical portune of Aquinas presents its annual Musicale. 29. Oh, boy! Mission Day! 30. Memorial Day—holiday. JUNE 3. Final Benediction. 13-21. We Seniors take our last high school exams. 23- It now is time to say good-bye to the many happy hours spent within these Portals. Commencement Day has arrived. Vale, Alma Mater! Richard J. Hanna AQUINAS INSTITUTE 125ON DEPARTURE Beneath these summer smiles that deck our lips There lurks a fear, a certain nameless dread Of leaving thus, in new and untried ships These light halls, this deep protecting bed. Our course is dim, the ways of life obscure, And oft their paths lead but to black despair. To plot the course that brings one clean and pure To Heaven's port, to rest from life’s blows there. Is not the lightest of God’s tasks, but one Wherein the trying is the part that counts. He who steers by Truth's bright shining sun Will find his heart all danger safe surmounts. His boat will pass the sharpest rocks that lie Between the port of class days, strong, secure, Up to that door which all men one day try To find it locked, or enter safe and sure. THE ARETERAYMOND BREWER (1913'193 9) Early in this school year, death snatched from our midst Raymond Brewer, a well-liked and extremely popular lad. Ray was a Sophomore and a member of St. Ambrose Parish. As he was a fine student, popular both with teachers and fellow classmates, his tragic going means to his numberless friends the loss of his jovial laughter and pleasant disposition as well as of his physical presence. Indeed the faculty and student-body alike mourn his passing. Then, too, Ray was the ideal Catholic student ever religious, never faltering in his duties and obligations. Finally, Ray overflowed wdth a very enthusiastic love of sports, witness his presence and cheering at all the school's games. Indeed, to those who knew Ray, it is no small wonder why so fine a boy should be called to his Maker so early in life. Requiescat in pace! AQUINAS INSTITUTE 131GRADUATE DIRECTORY Name Frank B. Abel Francis J. Abiuso Joseph A Adamission Stephen 1. Alberto Raymond G. Anderson Edward F. Baehr William J. Baker Terrence W. Ball Robert W. Bauer Harold C. Bayer John A Baynes Robert L. Biel Joseph M. Bonafede Frederick F Bower Martin M Brophy Charles V. Bryan Neil F Bubel Robert W. Burns Edward J. Caffery James E. Caldwell John A Cameron Santo M. Camilleri John A Campbell William A. Cannan Nicholas T. Cardella James F. Casey John B. Cherry Jerry S. Clancy Robert W. Colebcck Alfred D. Conderacci Edward F Consalvi Allen J. Countryman Thomas J. Craig Daniel M Cramer Joseph S. Crociata John D. Crosson John S. Crowley Joseph M Culotta James E. Curtin Neil B. Curtin Gustave E. Cusani Bernard J. Dailey Robert E. Dakin Joseph R. Darby John E. Davis Alfred C. Dean Joseph A De Meis George M Demmert Anthony E. Deni Thomas W. Dentinger John J. De Rosa Victor A De Simon Charles V. Dietz Samuel J. Di Gaetano Gerald J. Dorsey James B. Doyle lames G. Duffy Charles M. Dugan Donald J. Eckl Clarence A. Egling Bernard B. Ehmann Robert H F.isenberg Gurney T. Embury John J. Empey lames E. Farrell Bernard T. Fawkes Address 11 Herbert St. 10 Calihan PI. 38 Elbert St. 1900 East Ave. 30 Nicholson St. 182 Arbordale Ave. 134 Selye Ter. 269 Selye Ter. 278 Dewey Ave. 122 Culver Pkwy. 434 Seneca Pkwy. 518 Woodbine Ave. 84 Hollister St. 150 Ellicott St. 325 Lexington Ave. 77 Adams St. 42 Campbell Pk. 7 Iroquois St. 35 Day PI. 300 Birr St. 26 Rowley St. 434 Remington St. 1180 Bay St. 1929 Dewey Ave. 1989 Clifford Ave. 96 Curtis St. 237 Sherwood Ave. 14 3 Clayton St. 280 Curlew St. 37 Vose St. 57 Otis St. 559 Linden St. 40 Normandy Ave. 206 Normandale Dr. 459 Clinton Ave. N. 52 Adams St. 94 Brunswick St. 139 Woodbury St. 26 Cook St. 6 Fairview Hgts. 103 Sanford St. 67 Lorenzo St. 121 Thorndale Ter. E. Henrietta Rd. 292 Lake View Pk. 74 Falstaff Rd. 405 Fcrnw'ood Ave. 164 Masseth St. 83 Watkin Ter. 201 Burrows St. 105 Sherman St. 11 Covington Dr. 3430 St. Paul Blvd. 267 Lyell Ave. 136 Peck St 59 Meredith St. 31 Bradburn St. 96 Wetmore Pk 48 Evangeline St. 7 Oregon St. 922 South Goodman St. 42 Wetmore Pk. 117 Ridgeway Ave. 72 Primrose St. 189 Palmerston Rd. 186 Cameron St. Grammar School Our Lady of Perpetual Help Holy Apostles St. Ambrose St. John Evangelist St. Boniface St. John Evangelist Holy Rosary Holy Rosary Holy Apostles St. Ambrose Holy Rosary St Monica Mt Carmel St Monica St. Ambrose Immaculate Conception Holy Family St. John (Lockport) Immaculate Conception Holy Rosary St. Mary Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Ambrose Sacred Heart St. Ambrose Holy Rosary St. Augustine Holy Cross Holy Rosary Holy Redeemer St. Bridget St. Boniface St. Augustine Thomas A. Edison St. Bridget Immaculate Conception Blessed Sacrament Holy Redeemer St. Boniface Sacred Heart Public Sch xt| No. 13 Holy Family St. Augustine Monroe Junior High Holy Rosary Our Lady of Good Counsel Holy Redeemer Holy Family Holy Redeemer Holy Apostles St. Patrick Sacred Heart St. Thomas St. Anthony Corpus Christi St Ambrose St. Monica Holy Family St. Monica St. Joseph St. Boniface Holy Family St. Charles Borromeo Sacred Heart St. Augustine Holy Apostles 132 Parish Our Lady of Perpetual Help Holy Apostles St. Ambrose St. John Evangelise St. Boniface St. John Evangelist Holy Rosary Holy Rosary Holy Apostles St. Ambrose Holy Rosary St. Monica Mt Carmel St. Monica Holy Rosary Immaculate Conception Holy Family St. Ambrose Immaculate Conception Holy Rosary Blessed Sacrament Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Ambrose Sacred Heart St. Ambrose Holy Rosary St Augustine Holy Cross Holy Rosary Holy Redeemer Holy Apostles St. Boniface St Augustine St. Theodore St. Bridget Immaculate Conception Blessed Sacrament Holy Redeemer St. Anne Sacred Heart St. Boniface Holy Family St Augustine St. Anne Holy Rosary St. Ambrose St. Philip Neri Holy Family Holy Redeemer Holy Apostles St. Patrick St. Margaret Mary St. Thomas St. Anthony Corpus Christi St. Ambrose St. Monica Holy Family St. Monica St. Simon St. Boniface Holy Family Sacred Heart Sacred Heart Our Lady of Lourdes Holy ApostlesGRADUATE DIRECTORY Name John V. Fecrick George A Fehlner John L. Fermoil Thomas B. Finucanc Gerald P. Fleming Elmer M. Flick William J. Forbes James E. Ford Leo V. Fox Edward H. Fuller Donald F. Gagner Joseph H. Gagner Joseph P. Gallagher Donald W. Geek Earl C. George Jerome J. Gigliotti |ohn F. Girvin Warren E. Gorman John B. Gottermeier Robert H. Guenther John J. Hanlon Richard J. Hanna Charles A Hart John J. Hart Charles H. Hauck John F. Heagney Frank E. Hemdl John T. Heneghan John R. Hennessy Thomas F. Herendeen Gerald D Heveron William W. Hickey' Clement G. Hilberer Donald W. Hogan William D. Hubble Henry W. Jankowiak Nicholas A. Jentilucci Richard E. Kautz James V. Kavanagh Bernard J. Keating Paul J. Keenan James T. Keenehan Raymond J. Keller Edward F. Kelly Frederic J. Kelly Vernon w Kemp Raymond N. Kesselring Robert A Kirchhoff Wendel B Kleehammer John L. Knapp Donald R Koerner Norbert R. Kolb Ralph W. Kolmer Edward V. Kubanka Henry I.. Lally Joseph J. I-ambert Samuel W. Lanza John E. Lillich Charles H. Lindelow Richard C. I.oebs Charles I. Maggio Raymond J. Maginn Francis E. Mahar James E. Maher William M Maher John B. Manfre Address 192 Gingress Ave. 288 Whitney St. 1020 Mt. Hope Ave 221 Wimbledon Rd. 42 Evergreen St. 175 Mohawk St. 513 Dewey Ave. 69 Linden St. 654 Garson Ave. 147 Chapin St. 170 Oneida St. 170 Oneida St. 28 Poplar St 59 Harwick Rd. 101 Bridge St. 132 Ridgeway Ave. 108 Del mar St. 620 Augustine St. 1315 Dewey Ave. 375 Parsells Ave. 17Vi Sumner Pk. 30 Cutler St. 451 Linden St. 36 Eglantine Rd. (Greece) Churchville. N. V. 120 Whiteford Rd. 179 Melville St. 164 Penhurst St. 221 Crosman Ter. 17 Sycamore St. 63 Allendale St. 411 Genesee St. 70 Remington St. 45 Pollard Ave. 112 Gorton Ave. (Hilton) 820 Avenue D 51 Ward St. 749 Grand Ave. 167 Hawley St. 3 Schwartz St. 326 Aberdeen St. 255 Britton Rd. (Greece) 1024 Dewey Ave. 600 Magee Ave. 2270 Manitou Rd. (Greece) 1000 Portland Ave. 8 Bloomingdale St. 2448 Ridge Rd. F. 3418 St Paul Blvd. 47 Pembroke St. 2872 Ridge Rd. (Greece) 20 Home PI. 144 Mohawk St. 207 Adams St. 211 Bidwell Ter. 66 Weston Rd. 406 Ames St. 76 Albemarle St. 733 E. Main St. 340 Beresford Rd. 1890 Culver Rd. 9 Laurel St. 771 Seward St. 247 Electric Ave. Selye Ter. 591 Glenwood Ave. Grammar School St. Monica Holy Family St. Boniface St. John Evangelist St. Bridget St. Andrew Holy Rosary St. Boniface Corpus Christi St. Andrew St. Andrew' St. Andrew- Immaculate Conception St. Ambrose St. Mary Sacred Heart Holy Apostles Holy Cross (Bklyn.) Sacred Heart Corpus Christi Blessed Sacrament St. Michael Immaculate Conception St. Charles Holy Ghost St. Boniface Corpus Christi Our Lady of Good Counsel Blessed Sacrament Blessed Sacrament St. John Evangelist St. Monica St. Michael St. Thomas Hilton High School St. Stanislaus St. Bridget St. John Evangelist Corpus Christi St. Monica St. Augustine Holy Cross Holy Rosary St. Margaret Mary St. Theodore St. Andrew St Michael St. Salome St. Thomas Blessed Sacrament St. John Holy Family Public School No. 36 Immaculate Conception Holy Rosary Sacred Heart Holy Family Sacred Heart Corpus Christi St. John Evangelist St. Ambrose Holy Apostles St. Monica Sacred Heart Holy Rosary Holy Family Parish St Monica Holy Family St. Anne St. John Evangelist St. Bridget St. Andrew-Holy Rosary St. Boniface Corpus Christi St. Andrew St. Andrew St. Andrew- Immaculate G nception St. Ambrose Holy Cross Sacred Heart Holy Apostles Holy Rosary- Sacred Heart Corpus Christi Blessed Sacrament Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Boniface St. Charles Holy Ghost St. Anne Corpus Christi Our Lady of Good Counsel Blessed Sacrament Blessed Sacrament St. John Evangelist St. Monica St. Michael Holy Cross St. Leo St. Stanislaus St. Bridget St. John Evangelist Immaculate Conception St. Monica St. Augustine Holy Cross Holy Rosary Sacred Heart St. Thei dore St Andrew St Michael St. Salome St. Thomas Blessed Sacrament St. John Holy Family St. Andrew- Immaculate Conception Holy Rosary Sacred Heart Holy Family Sacred Heart Corpus Christi St. John Evangelist St. Ambrose Holy Apostles St Monica Sacred Heart Holy Rosary-Holy Rosary- 133GRADUATE DIRECTORY Name William M. Manion Bernard L. Martin Eugene F. Masseth Richard A. Mattie Joseph P. McAuley Robert A. McAvoy Donald J. McCulloch James I. McGowan John J. McGrath Donald C. McOmber Thomas J. McQuaid George A. Meyer Joseph A. Meyer Bernard F. Meyering Eugene C. Miller Richard J. Miller Douglas F. Mitchell Norman J. Montgomery Francis J. Moran Richard G. Munding John A. Murray Elmer M. Nacca Clarence J. Nolan Robert W. Nolan Richard J. Nowak Joseph D. Orlando William F. Otis Warren J. Page Domenic A. Palozzi Louis N. Paris William H. Park Richard G. Parker lid ward J. Paskus Dominic V Passeri Rudolph J. Passero Joseph R. Peartree Walter A. Peer James R. Perry Paul E. Philipps John F. Poinan Walter H Principe Francis S. Prothero Robert G. Ragot Robert J. Rakowski Glenn C. Ralph Paul W. Rathbun Robert H. Raymond Edward J. Reger John J. Reinhardt Richard J. Renner Edward J. Rigney John A. Ritzenthaler Norbert G Robach John J. Roberts Gerald M. Roessel Charles L. Rood Richard J. Rotondo D. Vincent Ryan H. William Saffran Flmer J. Same Daniel R. Sassone John F. Scheer George A. Schiller Robert J. Schoepfel A. Francis Schulte George J. Schwalb Address 226 Alameda St. 194 Conkey Ave. 560 Birr St. 124 Grafton St. 600 Chili Ave. 678 Genesee St. 1248 N. Clinton Ave. 215 Thurston Rd. 16 Cady St. 29 Dunsmere Dr. 31 Hillendale St. 61 Longview Ter. 99 Thomas Ave. 245 Norton St. 24 Saratoga Ave. 112 Gregory Hill Rd. 27 Farbridge St. 873 Arnett Blvd. 367 Culver Pkwy. 327 Selye Ter. 525 Harvard St. 225 Saratoga Ave. 86 Michigan St. 5 Superior Ter. 85 Furlong St. 17 Galusha St. 1309 Dewey Ave. 138 Bartlett St. 112 Stenson St. 8 Laurel St. 38 Mildorf St. 175 Edgerton St. 21 Loomis St. 570 Browm St. 360 Driving Park Ave. 21 Augustine St. 155 Maxwell Ave. 76 Tacoma St. 54 Bartlett St. 2 Upton Pk. 67 Allendale St. 633 Parsells Ave. 251 Martin St. 98 Atkinson St. 126 Rutgers St. 39 Hubbell Pk. 39 Baier Dr. 244 Curlew St. 32 Sullivan St. 33 Thorndale Ter. 60 Monica St. 43 Netherton Rd. 69 Burrows St. 122 Magee Ave. 146 Rosemary Dr. 146 York St. 192 Bay St. 736 Parsells Ave. 388 Post Ave. 56 Forester St. 954 Jay St. 688 Plymouth Ave. S. 114 Bradburn St. 44 Curtice Rd. Ill Bartholf Rd. (Greece) 114 Brockley Rd. Grammar School Sacred Heart St. Michael St. Teresa (S. Dak.) St. Andrew St. Augustine St. Monica Our Lady of Perpetual Help Blessed Sacrament Immaculate Conception St. Anthony (Syracuse) Our Lady of Good Counsel St. Ambrose St. Thomas Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Patrick St. Boniface St. John Evangelist Our Lady of Good Counsel St. Ambrose Holy Rosary Blessed Sacrament Jefferson Holy Apostles Sts. Peter and Paul St. Stanislaus St. Bridget Blessed Sacrament Immaculate Conception T. Roosveelt No. 43 Holy Apostles Sacred Heart Blessed Sacrament Our Lady of Perpetual Help Sts. Peter and Paul Holy Rosary Sacred Heart St. Monica Holy Rosary Immaculate Conception Nazareth Hall St. John Evangelist Corpus Christi St. Michael Immaculate Conception Blessed Sacrament Immaculate Conception St. Theodore Holy Rosary Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Augustine St Monica St. Ambrose Holy Apostles Nazareth Hall St. Andrew Sts. Peter and Paul St. Francis Xavier St. Rose St. Augustine St. Francis Xavier Holy Family Immaculate Conception St. Monica St. Margaret Mary St. Charles Borromeo St. Ambrose Parish Sacred Heart St Michael Holy Rosary St. Andrew St. Augustine St. Monica Our Lady of Perpetual Help Blessed Sacrament Immaculate Conception St. Charles Our Lady of Good Counsel St. Ambrose St. Thomas Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Patrick St. Boniface St. John Evangelist Our Lady of Good Counsel St. Ambrose Holy Rosary Blessed Sacrament St. Anthony Holy Apostles Sts. Peter and Paul St. Stanislaus St. Bridget Sacred Heart Immaculate Conception Most Precious Blood Holy Apostles St. John Evangelist Blessed Sacrament Our Lady of Perpetual Help Sts. Peter and Paul Holy Rosary Sacred Heart St. Monica Holy Rosary Immaculate Conception Corpus Christi St. John Evangelist Corpus Christi St. Michael Immaculate Conception Blessed Sacrament Immaculate Conception St. Theodore Holy Rosary Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Augustine St. Monica St. Ambrose Holy Apostles Sacred Heart St. Andrew Sts. Peter and Paul St. Francis Xavier St. Ambrose St. Augustine St. Philip Neri Holy Family Immaculate Conception St. Monica St. Margaret Mary St. Charles Borromeo St. Ambrose 134GRADUATE DIRECTORY Name Address John D Secash 437 Wilder St. Willis L. Shannon 269 Flower City Pk. Richard J. Shaughnessy 839 Flower City Pk. Thomas W. Shipton 1956 Clinton Ave. N. Robert L. Shostad 90 McNaughton St. John F. Slater 120 Edge-mere Dr. Warren V Smith 296 Webster Ave . George W. Sophie 113 Kislingbury St. Wilfred A. Springer 445 Lake View Pk. David T. Squires 314 S. Goodman St. Gerard J. Strauss 210 Seymour Rd. Paul A. Streb 240 Oscar St. Byron B. Stutsman 19 Raeburn Ave. Raymond T. Sullivan 600 Pullman Ave. William J. Sweeney 40 Melrose St. John A. Sweet land 43 Delray Rd. Francis R Temmcrman 44 Suburba Ave. Albert F. Thompson 70 Sawyer St. Raymond J. Tierney 452 Rosewood Ter. Harold T. Toal 109 Ridgeway Ave. Harold T. Toomey 4177 Lake Ave. Samuel A. Trabalzi 194 Stutson St. John R. Tracy 14 Grant St. Thomas J. Tracy 265 Driving Park Ave. Bernard J. Trompcter 721 Highland Ave. Mark H. Tuohey 36 Lozier St. Donald M. Tyrrell 63 D)zier St. Robert J. Van Fpps 83 Macbeth St. James A. Van Houten 12 Lake Rd. (Webster) Robert F. Varney 877 Grand Ave. Robert O. Vit 25 Fairgate St. Frank J. Vogt 3191 St. Paul Blvd. George J Wacker 64 Bonesteel St. Thomas G. Ward 166 Oneida St. Vincent P. Ward 15 Arvine Hgts. Edward C. Weber 489 Glide St. John F. Welch 51 Rogers Ave. Leo L. Wesley 137 Delamaine Dr. Richard L. Whalen 233 Westminster Rd. William G. Whitney 43 Harding Rd. George A. Wickes 115 Deerfield Dr. James H. Wirth 491 Glide St. John E. Wolcott 118 Rand St. Carl C. Wyand 100 Seymour Rd Robert F. Young 1174 Genesee Pk. Blvd. Joseph B Zaccaria 27 St. Clair St. Nelson J. Zulauf 262 Collingwood Dr Hill Grammar School Parish Sts. Peter and Paul Sts. Peter and Paul Sacred Heart Sacred Heart Sacred Heart Sacred Heart St. Margaret Mary St. Margaret Mary St. Monica Holy Apostles Public School 5 (Greece) Mother of Sorrows Corpus Christi Corpus Christi Holy Rosary Holy Rosary Holy Rosary Holy Rosary Blessed Sacrament Blessed Sacrament St. Ambrose St. Ambrose Our Lady of Perpetual Help Our Lady of Perpetual Help St. Monica St. Monica Sacred Heart Sacred Heart St Monica St. Monica St Augustine St. John Evangelist St. Thomas St. Thomas St. Monica St. Monica St. Ambrose St. Ambrose Sacred Heart Sacred Heart St. Charles Holy Cross Holy Cross Holy Cross St. Bridget St. Bridget Holy Rosary Holy Rosary St. Boniface St. Boniface St. Augustine St. Augustine St. Augustine St. Augustine St. John Evangelist St. John Evangelist St. Francis Xavier St. Salome Public School No. 52 Corpus Christi St. Monica Holy Family St. Margaret Mary St. Margaret Mary Sacred Heart Sacred Heart St. Andrew St. Andrew St. Monica St. Monica Holy Family Holy Family Holy Apostles Holy Apostles St. Andrew St. Andrew Blessed Sacrament Blessed Sacrament Nazareth Hall Sacred Heart Nazareth Hall St. Ambrose Holy Family Holy Family Sacred Heart Sacred Heart St. Ambrose St. Ambrose Our Lady of G x d Counsel Our Lady of G x d Counsel St. Lucy- St. Lucy St. Michael St. Margaret Mary iiiii 135GR ATI AS NOW that the Arete is completed it is no more than appropriate that credit be given to those who enabled us to publish this yearbook. The Arete has long come to stand for the summation of the senior year, its class and their achievements. It is the lasting tribute to their initiative, ability and ideals. It is the four year record of a class that can be proud of itself. Therefore we wish to thank Father Meyer for his patient and excellent supervision of a difficult task . . . Mr. Jankowiak, Editor-in-Chief, who has labored hard and successfully to produce a fine yearbook . . . Mr. Parker, literary editor, for his invaluable aid as proofreader . . . Mr. Roberts, Mr. Loebs, and Mr. Tracy of the Business Board for doing a hard job well . . . Mr. Young. Mr. Heindl. and Mr. Rakowski for their time devoted so unselfishly . . . Every member of the Board for their fine work . . . And those students whose names ate starred for their cooperation and loyal support ■ THE ARETE H6HUMORHUMOR SECTION!!! April 30, 1940 Dear Editor of Arete: I received your notice of March 15 which stated that the time was drawing near. In more simple language, 'Dead Line . Why are all editors the same? If you don't make the dead line you end up in the ' bread line” (that's crumby but so is the dough you pay me for it). The problem is what style to use. I shall present to you samples of the various ideas. You and your staff vote on that type which you like best. I'll pick the good one from those you discard. Style I (With apologies to Bob Hope) Hello folks! I was walking down the main hall the other nite and I met a fellow who reminded me of Pinocchio. He knows all (if you didn't get it read it again) . . . That was the nite of the school concert. You know corn the way they played it before swing was popular . . . People thought the Glee Club had a hang over when it was announced they'd sing Open Our Eyes” . . . Harry Bayer wasn't in good hearing that nite. Someone in the front row was talking about the Graf Spec scuttle. He thought Mr. Hasenauer said Back Bay Shuffle. I didn't think it was funny either; till he played it . . . The girls all got a kick out of Johnny Knapp’s sugary chatter. I call it Knapp Sap ... I had a good seat, right behind John Roberts. John's the boy with the voice that made the maroon letters on the brass drum turn green with envy. After I got that seat I felt terrible. It made it easier though when the band sympathized with me I had a date too. One of those girls that pronounced again” as if it were a rise in the stock market. After 1 introduced her to Bob VanEpps, she said, You're the one they named the famous train after.” She was thinking of the Commodore Vanderbilt and I was trying to think where I left my gun. But I didn't say anything. She had the street car passes . . . Later they played The Blue Danube Waltz . When I got out in the aisle and did the Rumba everyone was hot under the collar. My foot was kind of hot too ... In closing I want to say that it was a novel idea to have the Glee Club gargle back stage while the band was playing. Only bad thing was Shep Fields nearly sued the school.Style II Theme Songs and the Awards of the Year (With apologies only to those who reaJ it) 1. Theme Songs: Freshmen............................ I Want My Mama Sophomores................................. Just a Gigolo” Juniors......................................... Careless” Seniors............................. I’m Too Romantic Sweet Shop Boys One Cigarette For Two” (and then some) Goodnite to a date....................... Farewell Blues” 2. Awards to Class of 1940: For being the best ACTRESS a deep bow to . . . BILL HUBBLE. A pink bonnet to . . . VIC DE SIMON ... for being the CUTEST. A copy of ESQUIRE, for the slickest getup to . . . DICK LOEBS. rAn EYE PENCIL, for the most beautiful eyes to . . . GEORGE SOPHIE. A card in the BARBERS' UNION for the best haircut . . . BERN FAWKES. For being such a PLAYBOY, a cigarette holder to WARREN PAGE. BRASS KNUCKLES to . . . RUDY PASSERO ... for the softest punch. A wink of the eye to LADY KILLER . . . HARRY TOAL. A cigar butt to BILL WHITNEY ... for his bigtime ideas. An egg basket to . . . CHARLIE HART ... for those jokes. For that hair in his eye a comb to . . . JOHN CROWLEY. A HARVESTER to . . . MAROON and WHITE SWINGSTERS ... for the best crop of corn. A copy of 1928 election returns to REPUBLICAN . . . JOHN ROBERTS. To that smoothie . . . ED FULLER ... a permanent wave. For being the most dainty, a pansy to . . . RAY MAGINN. To practice the best line, a list of phone numbers for . . . JOE PEARTREE. To JOHN DAVIS ... for practicing speeches, a soapbox. To ED WEBER ... a file for his records. AQUINAS INSTITUTE 139Style III The only states that have never had a recorded lynching are Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Maine and Vermont. But that’s eay to figure out. The Republicans need the votes. We'd be a cad to leave out the one Jack Hennessy told us. A drip is a drool going steady. Old but choice . . . Also the sign Bill Otis drew for us, Elite Paving Company. All the best road building materials. Cement, crushed stone, if you don’t see what you want asphalt'. We remember too that Sandy once said, The man that's ticklish gets a big laugh out of a bed of roses.” . . . The person who related this asked us not to use his name. The initials are A. E. Termite’s nightmare: I Dreamt I Dwelt In Marble Halls”. Two Americans were standing on the crater of a large volcano. One turned to the other and said, That looks hot as hell! An Englishman standing nearby overheard this remark and thought to himself, Gad, these Americans have been everywhere”. There it is. Now I hope when I make the dead line” it's not the kind you hang from. This situation reminds me of one of my old sayings, The man that has a mosquito bite on his back can't quite put his finger on itch . You'll have to scratch around to get that one. And, Mr. Editor, was that Sally .Heidt I saw you out with the other night? Don’t shake me off by saying it was Vamilda Heidt either. Or are you just a big stiff. But don't let my ribs get you. They're not so hot. If they were, we could say it was a rib roast (wasn't much meat to that one). Here's hoping that you think I'm as good as mother does. Yours truly, Sandy Mac (David T. Squires) THE 140ATHLETICSTHE ALMA MATER Thou, place of rev’rie, Praise we and uphold thee; In re tro spec tion We see thy intention; To always strive for That which we were made for; Aquinas evermore. Dear Alma Mater, May you in all hours, Be the outstanding Be the one commanding; And of those striving, Be the one surviving, Triumphant over all. THE ARETE 142ROCRN VOL. 3 JUNE 1940 NO. 3 AQUINAS SPORTS! THE HIGHEST CALIBER PLAYED! DON HASSET Reports The remark is common in collegiate coaching circles: “He's building character this year.” Which is just another way of saying that some unfortunate coach, not blessed with the material to build a winning team, is trying to give his athletic pupils some benefit from the games they play as a substitute for lack of victories. Now there’s nothing wrong with that, and there’s nothing wrong with the remark per se. But it’s the cynical tone, usually, and the emphasis on “this year” which reflects on the speaker — and the coach. As a matter of fact, 1 know a couple of coaches who built character this school year. A couple of coaches, however, who have been building character every year they’ve been in Aquinas. And their achievements in that line put a very ridiculous aspect on any sneering critics who imply that sports coaching — specifically in football—caters to character only when victory becomes impossible. Johnny Sullivan and Mort Leary have had their share of winning and losing teams at Aquinas Institute — but win, lose or draw, they’ve always made the boys who have played under them better men for association with them. I’ve seen Sullivan and Leary with teams that were undefeated, and I’ve seen them with teams that were lucky to win half of their games. But the squads which finished with a clean slate were made to adhere just as much to principles of sportsmanship and clean play as the squads which were unable to muster a consistent winning combination. And the fact would seem apparent that a team which is “shoved around” for several Saturdays needs more fortitude and self-restraint to play the game fair than one which breezes to victories with superior ability. It doesn’t seem ten years since Johnny and Mort sent their first football team out to play — and lose — a single game against Albion. They probably recall it ruefully. But in that decade they’ve built great teams. You might put “teams” in bold-face, Mister Print- er, because that clinches the argument; you don’t build teams without building character, too. Aquinas’ coaching and Aquinas’ players have had the benefit of superior equipment, you say? The Maroon and White consistently has had more than a thousand boys from which to pick and choose, you insist? There’s no denial. But that equipment and that wealth of material has been used to build something more than a fine source of athletic revenue. It has been used for its own good, to enhance its own value, to develop a code of sports ethics respected wherever the school is known. I’ve watched Aquinas football closely for ten years and I know there has been no stinting. From his helmet to his shoes, whether it be in game or practice scrimmage, every player is protected with the best equipment money can buy. And he’s not protected merely to the point where concrete physical safeguards leave off; he’s protected by proper training and by wise foresight of experienced instructors. Let’s get down to cases. The team of 1939—on paper, on the basis of score results—had the poorest record of any Aquinas football combination. That’s not to its discredit nor its coaches’. It simply lacked the physical qualifications to cope with out-of-class opponents it was forced to meet. It had no great individual star. Even among the backs—the glory-grabbers!—it was a different name that held the spotlight every week. And it was a team; its members played together to the best of their ability to gain a common end. It knew', too, the value of training, for its members, first — or fifthstring, w'ere physically fit, well grounded in fundamentals. The still-perfect record of “no major injuries” w'hich it extended speaks eloquently for Sullivan-Leary coaching; is remarkable in view of Aquinas’ winning record, the caliber of opponents it meets and the reputation its players have made for the spirit which marks their football. In ten years Aquinas football has developed no player who has attained outstanding collegiate athletic success or national prominence. But the won-and-lost record shows a favorable balance, bespeaking all-important teamw'ork and a program planned for the good of many rather than a few; Aquinas’ football reputation is one of fair play and clean sportsmanship. All these indicate intelligent coaching, intelligent material, and intelligent planning and support by a wise administration. Ol R LEADERS Left to Right: MARTY CALLAHAN. MORT LEARY. JOHNNY SULLIVAN FATHER SHEEHAN.2 THE ROCKNE 1 9 3 9 PIGSKIN REVIEW The 19.39 edition of the Aquinas’ football machine opened their season against Holy Family of Auburn and proved themselves better mudders by subduing their opponents to the tune of 13-0. After a scoreless first half, the running of Landry, Peartree and O’Neill on the wet, slippery turf provided many thrills for the large turnout of fans. Two long marches ended in touchdowns for the Irish and a third was cut short by the final j whistle. The Maroon-clad gridders j completely outgained their oppo- i nents in every department and j showed a powerful attack in their opening game. The following week Aquinas met j the first of its college opponents in Canisius Frosh. The bigger, heavier freshmen team rolled to a touchdown in the first few minutes of play and to another in the third quarter while Aquinas was unable to penetrate touchdown territory. Twice the Irish travelled inside the visitor’s ten yard line, once by virtue of Peartree’s sparkling thirty-five yard sprint, but each I BOB BAUER—Bob, the “brains” us through h his timely f the Frosh d to budge, must be be-line which cks in check 1 score read 0. |Aquinas fell ►bait Fresh -of 19-2. The ►layed their Maroon and |ring immediately after receiving the opening kickoff and twice more in the last half. Again the Aquinas line displayed marvelous defensive ability against the heavier opponents by holding Hobart to less yardage via JOHN TRACY — “Trace” with his fine defensive ability and stout heart proved to be a real asset to the middle of our line. the ground than Aquinas itself ! gained, but a baffling pass play, I executed perfectly, scored twice I for the purple-clad frosh team. One week later an injury-riddled Aquinas eleven faced their traditional foe in Niagara Frosh. The Irish, remembering the two previous games when their opponent? ! scored in the first few minutes, seemed destined to break this jinx, ' when near the end of the first quarter, Niagara recovered an Aquinas fumble close to their goal i line and scored a few minutes 1 later. However, the Maroon and ! White clamped down on the yearling backs and the score was still 6-0 at the beginning of the fourth I quarter. Midway in the last quarter the Kaglets of Niagara un | leashed two lightning touchdown j thrusts to score twice against the tired and bruised regulars. The | scoreboard read 19-0 in favor of Niagara. The following week Aquinas re- I turned to its own class long | enough to subdue a fighting ; Canisius Prep team, recognized as HENRY TALLY—Hank, a hard-tackling, pass-catching end was a tower of strength on the defense and played best when the going was toughest. EARL GEORGE — Although usually out weighed, Earl was never out-fought and constantly held his opponents in check. the prep school champions of Buffalo, in a thrilling battle by a score of 12-6. Again the Aquinas pig-skinners allowed their opponents a touchdown in the first few minutes but from then on functioned powerfully by land and air to completely outplay their foes. The running of Landry, Dugan and Au-dycki, along with Landry’s passes, accounted for most of the Aquinas yardage and, also, the scoring. ELMER SAME—Elmer was undoubtedly one of our best defensive linemen and very often broke up enemy plays single-handed. March on Aquinas Soon the vic’try will be won, Back the team in old maroon Until the task is done. Fling wide the banner, Let your hearts and voices blend. Fight, Fight, Fight, for dear Aquinas To the end. Rah, Rah, Rah.AQUINAS FOOTBALL SQUAD CHARLES DUGAN — “Musk became a serious scoring threat to our opponents because of his slippery running and bullet-like passing. CHARLES MAGGIO — Chuck, due to his previous experience and rugged defense work, proved himself to be the backbone of the Aquinas line. In the next game the Aquinas team was routed by a powerful, brown-shirted, freshman aggrega-tion from St. Bonaventure. The superiority of the visiting team was evident when they marched for three touchdowns after a scoreless first quarter. Although the gallant Maroon line outcharged the heavier, slower line of the frosh time after time, the fleet Indian backs were too much for them. Bonaventure lad at the end of the game with the score 19-0. RAH! RAH! RAH! SULLIVAN! Barely recovered from the physical beating suffered at the hands of Bonaventure, Aquinas met a fine, undefeated and unscored on St. Joe’s team from Buffalo in the objective game of the season. Aquinas, by virtue of Landry’s fine running, drew first blood in a smashing, bruising game, when Moose Landry covered sixty-six yards to score in two consecutive plays. However, St. Joe’s fine backs were not to be denied. They scored in the last quarter after the Irish gridders had made two courageous goal-line stands. Both teams failed to convert and thus the 1939 season ended with a 6-6 tie. BILL CANNON — Bill's high-class work at the pivot position and his ability to back up the line made him a valuable team man.4 THE ROCKNE March on to vic’try, Carry on thru thick and thin, Fight as one and one for all I Aquinas must win. March down the field boys, Never let your spirits dim. Fight, Fight, Fight, for dear Aquinas | Till we win. Rah. RAY MAG INN — Ray was undoubtedly one of the hardest-charging and most vicious tacklers ever to don an Aquinas uniform. Aquinas Maroon, Aquinas White, Aquinas Irish, Fight, Fight, Fight. JOE PEARTREE — Diminutive Joe, with his open field running JOHN WOLCOTT — One of the biggest men on the squad, “Ox carried a lot of authority when checking our opponents' attack. ED CONSALVI — Ed's ruggedness and determination made up for his lack of weight and he never failed to turn in a creditable performance. DAN SASSONE — One of the heaviest men on the squad, “Sass’’ was unusually fast and gained many yards with his bull-lke thrusts. Hit ’em high Hit ’em low Hit ’em Aquinas Let’s Go! VINCENT RYAN—One of the fastest halfbacks on the squad, Vince proved himself very efficient in the open field. JAMES McGOWAN — Jim, a tall, lanky end provided the backs with fine blocking and proved himself a rock on the defense. ED FULLER — Big, handsome I Ed, one of our rugged tackles, never failed to come through in the pinches.The gun sounded — and one of the greatest teams in Aquinas history trotted off the floor of Holy Family gymnasium after having notched their eleventh win in seventeen starts. A smooth-working regular quint, which outscored most of its predecessors, and a very able reserve combination helped round out a very successful season. A glance at the record shows that only three teams were able to subdue the lighting Irish, — Niagara Frosh, Canisius High School and St. Joe’s of Buffalo; but each of these teams defeated us twice. The climax of the season came in our contest with our traditional rival Niagara Frosh, for it was in this game that the team’s co-ordination and aggression were at their best. Although the final gun found us on the losing side by five points, we looked upon it as a moral victory. Holding a more ex- j perienced team to that score saw our ambitions realized, and the rest of the season—though interesting—was an anti-climax. Another feather in our caps was the number of games we won on our opponents courts. Some of the most thrilling of these were the Sodus, Canisius and Albion games. This record would not be complete without our mentioning our game with Batavia on the Dewey Avenue Court. A close score through the game was thrilling to the large crowd that witnessed this battle. When the smoke cleared away the scoreboard flaunted the sweet fact that Aquinas had gained a victory by two points. A brief word concerning the individual players whose ablity made a successful season possible: John Poinan at center climaxed his successful three-year varsity career by copping high scoring laurels for the 39-’40 campaign. His all-round ability proved the glue that held the Aquinas team to the consolidated fighting unit that it was. Runner-up for high individual scoring leadership for the past two seasons was Henry Lally, the Maroon’s capable guard, who was a contributing factor to the successful season. Hank’s running | mate, Chuck Maggio, was perhaps the steadiest and best defensive player. Mort Leary has coached in several seasons. Up in front on the all-veteran quint we had Johnny Baynes and Bill Maher. John’s height and ability under the bang-boards coupled with his passing genius made him a serious threat to each of our opponents. Bill Maher, an excellent team man, handled the other forward post. A constant threat to the opposition. Bill’s handy baskets gave our games a lasting thrill, and were an ever-ready source of excitement to the fans. THE AQUINAS RESERVES THE AQUINAS VARSITY BASKETBALL TEAM6 THE ROCKNE ED PASKUS — Ed, belying his small stature, proved himself an outstanding tackle mainly because of his fighting nature and determination. The reserve team of the past season dropped only two decisions, both of which were by exceedingly close margins. This should indicate that there is a host of material at hand for next year’s basketeers, and that there should be stiff competition for the regular berths in the ’40 ’41 aggregation. THE ROD GUN CLUB The Rod and Gun Club, a neoteric organization at Aquinas, has proven its value by prodigious accomplishments. With the extensive support of the students it has attempted to explore and unveil the values of both field and stream to ELMER NACCA “Irish,” a vicious blocker and tackier, always won the opposition's admiration because of his keen competitive nature. Other Seniors of the varsity were Red Lambert, Jack Cameron, Earl George, Louis Paris, Harold Toomey and Joe Peartree. Although they were not always in the starting line, these men participated in each game, and whenever they were summoned for action gave a creditable performance. Nally, Culhane and Wes McMahon, the Juniors on the squad, give Mort Leary a fine nucleus for next year’s team. Nally has the best shooting eye on the entire squad, and he is a deceptive passer. Neil Culhane’s height and aggressiveness aided this year’s team, and will be a great asset to Mr. Leary next winter. Wesley McMahon is strictly a defensive player and cares little for the glory of scoring points. Next year’s team will have a goldmine in a steady player such as McMahon. all—a praiseworthy venture. The club was fortunate to have Joe Darbv, an experienced snorts-man, act as president. Harold Toomey, an all-around athlete was vice-president, and John Feerick treasurer. Although divided into three sections—the rod division, led bv Henry Jankowiak, a seasoned angler. and the skeet and rifle teams headed bv George Kell man. an expert marksman, and Howard McGee respectively, the organization functioned without friction. With Mr. Johnson, C.S.B., as faculty advisor, the club was under the influence of an ardent sportsman. The main objectives were the advancement of conservation and education in the problems of wildlife. Thus much was learned concerning the use and handling of firearms and our piscatorial problems. Football Directory Ns. Nmm P«. Yr. ■ Yr. m Hmht Wncfc ScWsI W 2 Flanagan L.E. 5:9% 5:10 4 157 3 1 3 M -Mu n u» R.H. 139 3 1 4 Hreslin R.H. 5:11% 149 3 1 6 Green L.H. 5:9% 165 3 2 6 Frankunas R.T. 6:3 184 3 2 7 Ryan L.H. 5:8% 145 4 1 8 Nacca R.G. 5:6% 192 4 3 9 Fasano F.B. 5:7% 175 3 2 10 Kearney L.K. 5:11% 192 3 2 11 Dugan R.H. 5:10% 156 4 2 12 Tierney L.H. 5:7% 149 3 2 13 I-amlry R.H. 5:11 192 3 8 14 Consalvi L.G. 5:8 153 4 2 15 Tracy L.G. 5:8% 162 4 2 16 Hohman L.G. : I 1 • 156 3 1 17 Maggio C. 5:9% 168 4 3 18 O'Neil L.H. 6:2 175 3 2 19 Hegte R.H. 6:2 157 3 2 20 Sullivan R.E. 5:9% 5:11% 159 3 2 21 Demmert L.T. 176 4 2 22 Toomey L.G. 5:10% 166 4 2 23 Hutchinson C. 6:1 162 2 1 24 Kunzer R.T. 5:9 164 3 1 25 McOmber L.G. 5:9% 173 4 3 Fonnessey R.G. 5:7% 139 3 1 27 McGowan L.E. 5:11% 142 4 2 28 Slater L.T. 5:11% 191 4 1 29 Carroll L.E. 5 :7% 150 3 1 30 Hauer Q.B. 5:9 172 4 3 31 Kellman R.T. 5:10% 208 3 1 32 McKneany R.G. 5:10% 158 3 1 33 McMahon Q.B. 5 :10 151 3 1 34 I)ufTy R.T. 6:10% 199 4 1 35 Fuller R.T. 5:10% 186 4 3 36 Gagliardi R.T. 5 :7% 5 :10% 195 3 2 37 Scott R.T. 170 3 38 Kower Q.B. 6:8 172 4 2 39 Cullen C. 6:% 172 3 1 40 George R.G. 5:9% 149 4 2 41 Conti F.B. 5:7 186 3 3 42 Same C. 5 :7% 5 :10% 179 4 2 43 Mntrinn L.T. 173 4 3 44 Tofany Q H 5 :10% 152 3 2 45 Peartree L.H. 5:4% 152 4 2 46 Nolan R.E. 5:9 143 4 2 IT I«al!y R.E. 5:11 167 4 2 48 Doyle. James L.E. 6:1% 172 4 2 19 Cannon C. 5:7% 154 4 2 50 KirrhofT R.E. 5 :10% 153 3 51 Kearns R.H. 5 :10 140 3 2 52 Wolcott R.T. 6:1% 183 4 3 58 Paskus L.T. 6 :8% 166 4 2 54 Brown R.G. 5 :1« 166 3 2 K8 Sassone F.B. 5 :8% 186 4 2 Swanton Q.B. 5:8% 162 2 1 Hartman F.B. 1 143 2 1 l ttinville C. 5 :10 143 3 1 Driscoll R.G 6:9 163 2 1 Doyle. Joseph R’H. 5:7 133 2 1 Ha tog F.B. 5 :8% 152 2 1 Hoehme L.H. 5:11 162 2 1 Flool Q.B. 5 :10% 171 2 1 Callahan L.G. 6 :9% 157 2 1 Goonan. C. L.E. 6:1 154 2 1 Goonan, J. R.E. 6:1 161 2 1 Nanini R.E. 6: 144 2 1 Left to Riff lit SCHUTE, ROLAND, L. HUETHER, and E. HUETHERTHE ROCKNE 7 DON McOMHER—''Mac's” hard, virions blocking and uncanny ability to detect opponents' j lays wade him an outstanding guard. Roy Foos, Leo Schneider, Dick Miller, Jerry Wuest and Bill Bira-cree, was chosen. The team was highly successful, winning eight games from such teams as R. B. I.. Kdison Tech and Albion. Only one defeat was suffered, inflicted by the potent Albion five. Competition in the League was stiff throughout the season, six teams finally sharing in the seventy-five dollars accumulated from the weekly collections. Top honors in Class “A” went to Ray Foos and Jerry Wuest. Chuck Tschiderer held number one spot in Class “B”, BOWLING A group of ninety Aquinas students invaded the Ridge Bowling Hall on September twenty-seventh, and, a few minutes later, to the accompaniment of crashing pins and the gleeful cries of the youthful pinpickers, the seventh Aquinas Bowling League started the 1939-’40 season. On the showing made in the following two weeks the bowlers were placed in three classes according to their respective averages and eighteen teams were formed. These eighteen teams played each other twice throughout the course of the season, and both keen rivalry and good sportsmanship were always in the fore. During the course of the season an Aqui- j nas Bowling Team, consisting of HAROLD TOOMEY — Harry's steady defensive play coupled with his unusual speed and stamina proved to be very valuable to our line. FRED BOWER—Fritz, a smart signal caller and a fine defensive player was also a threat because of his passing ability. closely followed by Jack Heagney. Jim Perry and Oscar Bain ranked one and two respectively in Class “C”. First place in the league had been taken over early in the season by the team, captained by Ray Foos, its members proving their quality by refusing to relinquish this position once they had attained it. The dreaded day, March twenty-fifth, the final bowling day, came entirely too soon, for many happy hours had been spent in Ridge Bowling Hall under the able guidance of the Reverend Leo E. Hastings, Faculty Advisor to the Aquinas Bowling League. In retrospection many a senior will find happy memories of this establishment while the underclassmen have a joyous future ahead, gayly striking the maples in the 1940-’41 season. AQUINAS BOWLING CLUB Faculty Advisor, The Reverend Leo E. Hastings I resident, Donald Koerner Vice-President William Biracree Secretary, Clement Hilberer T reasurer. Nelson ZulaufTHE ROCKNE AQUINAS BOWLING TEAM Front Row. JERRY WUEST, BILL BIRACREE Rack Row: DICK MILLER, LEO SCHNEIDER, RAY FOOS THE BOWLING TEAM It was not until the fall of 1939 that varsity bowling was recognized as a pail of the athletic program at Aquinas. The squad was composed of Dick Miller, Roy Foos, Leo Schneider, Bill Biracree and Jerry Wuest. Consistency and experience made the team a contender for the city junior championship, which it later won from Edison Tech. The five-man squad, coached by the versatile Father Leo Hastings, opened its season successfully by overcoming a strong team from the St. Boniface Club. Decisive defeats of St. Andrews and the R B.I. followed. In a challenge match with the Albion High quintet the team suffered their first and only defeat by the margin of a few pins. However, in a return contest later in the season, Aquinas squared the account, outscoring their opponents by over 500 pins. Aquinas kegglers also defeated the St. Boniface Club in a return match and just managed to cop the contest by coming from behind in the last few games. In their last official match of the season the squad vanquished the strong East Side Team by gaining an early lead and refusing to give it up all during the contest. The feature of the season was the 2775 total which the team amassed against the Reynolds Hall Bowling Club. Roy Foos’s 279 high game and 717 total, high for the season, were made in the close match against the East Side Team. The team, composed of three juniors, one sophomore and one senior, holds much promise for next year, when the Aquinas Bowling League will again swing into action at the Ridge Bowling Hall. GEORGE DEMMERT — Riy and burly, George turned in many brilliant defensive performances at his tackle berth while his blocking left little to be desired. BOXING “The winnah and still heavyweight champion of the school— Moose Landry!” With these words ended the third annual boxing tournament held under the auspices of the Mission Unit. Without doubt this year’s affair proved to be the most successful ever held at Aquinas in regard to both attendance and entertainment. For six nights the contestants battled through elimi- nations and on Friday evening April 26, before 750 fans, the championship bouts were held. In the main event, Moose Landry, defending champion, eked out a close three round decision over Elmer Nacca in the heavyweight division. Chuck Dugan copped the light heavyweight championship by scoring a technical knockout over Jack Tracy. Dick Munding copped the middleweight championship by edging out Frank Carra in a close battle while in the welterweight class Art Hawkins won the nod over Tom Kearnes. Billy Reynolds defeated Red Seward for the bantamweight crown and Bob Pocket won a disputed decision over Jack Callahan to take the lightweight honors. In the underweight division Evvie M unding easily defeated Bill Lambert, defending champion. Thus ended the annual Bouts, proving that Aquinas harbors plenty of fistic talent. Because of the favorable results, a boxing team could easily be formed at Aquinas, and, judging from the attendance at the bouts, such an innovation would be well received by the student body. INTRAMURAL PROGRAM During the past four years intramural sports have progressed to such a point that they now prove to be an important factor in our school life. Not only do these sports train future varsity players but they also help develop better men out of those who lack varsity ability. Sports teach the lessons of playing fair, co-operation and temperament, and also bring out certain abilities and hidden qualities which most young men possess. Under the direction of the Basilian Fathers the intramural sports schedule expanded and the student participation increased. A very extensive basketball and football system has provided the varsity coaches with players well versed in fundamentals. However these two major sports are not the only ones enjoyed by the student body. Volley ball, bowling, baseball, tennis and horseshoes have also received their share of attention. 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THE NATIONAL IS ROCHESTER'S LARGEST MEN’S STORE . . . . And since it is generally accepted that popularity has to be deserved, there’s a bit of a sermon about values in being Rochester’s Largest Men’s Store The N.ational 159ceasoooooooooooooaooooooooooooooaoooooooooooooooooooooooooooo oooooooooo % D O SHANLEY L. DAVIDSON e Life Insurance and Annuity Programs for young men New York Life Insurance Co. 42 East Ave. Rochester, N Y Home Office—New York, N. Y • Tel. Res. Genesee 4742 • Bus. Main 1116 Compliments of CHARLIES ATLANTIC SERVICE STATION Pw »- y Compliments of to DR. MATTHEW HOENIG Compliments of DR MELVIN CLARK We extend sincere congratulations to the graduating class of Aquinas. May every success be yours in the years to come. ART BAMANN • INSURANCE 1003 Granite Bldg. Stone 3342 McFARLIN’S ROCHESTER'S SMARTEST STUDENT'S SEIOP 00000000000000000000000000000000000000 160H'i( 000 yt iyri ( 0Q00oormruyyr nntwonnc aooooOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO0O0OOXy fO{ SXCfaiy yocyoC FRANCIS E. BURNS Life Insurance and A n unities New York Life Insurance Co. 42 East Ave. Main 1416 Home Office, New York, N. Y. ★ ★ ★ HART’S ROCHESTER'S GREATEST GROCERS EVERYBODY SAVES HART S COUPONS BENNIE ALLOTTA Local Dealer for The Fuller Brush Co. 908 Temple Bldg. Stone 1406 JOSEPH SHALE FINE PIANOS EXCLUSIVELY ONE FORTY EAST AVENUE For Chevrolet see BILL ROESSNER AT COOL CHEVROLET 360 Culver Road O o o o o ooo:ooomos8»3So o iQooackOLa 161162ooocooo a 0O0oooooooooaoQooooooooooaooQOQOQO00aoooQ0 o0oaaoos 00Oi { }0! PHONE STONE 899 Slingerland Drums — Holton Band Instruments WALKER MUSIC STORE (Rochester's Leading Repairers and Platers) 344 Main Street, East Rochester, New York Music Library — Accessories PRINTING? CALL MAIN 2 3 3 5 ADC RAFT PRINTERS 183 ST. PAUL STREET Books and Supplies . . . for the school work Equipment ... for each season’s sports Dance Programs, Favors, Decorations . . . for the parties Come in and Browse” SCRANTOM’S Valley Ice Cream for those who instinctively seek the best New frozen richness that invokes old memories—memories of Sherry's and Delmonica's -—of swank Colonial Assemblies—Diplomatic Receptions and old time Southern Hospitality. Valley Ice Cream takes you back to real ice cream—obtainable today in so few places. Try Valley Ice Cream just once. Delight your guests with Rochester's newest— Rochester’s richest Rochester’s best. VALLEY ICE CREAM, INC. 67 Ridge Road West Glen wood 834 16}ooxy caeaaittoitoooo ooD oeooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo Once you have tried LaSalle, nothing less will satisfy. Thu secret of LaSallu reputation is Cadillac engineering and only Cadillac could build LaSalle quality at so low a price. If you expect to pay even $1000 for any car, it will pay you to step up to LaSalle. THE VALLEY CADILLAC CORPORATION 333 East Avenue Compliments of CURTIN AGENCY 34 State Street Rochester, New York PHONE STONE 3519 GENERAL INSURANCE AUTOMATIC COMBUSTION EQUIPMENT CO., INC. 49 South Avenue CatJjoUi flCourter 50 Chestnut Street OOOOOOCKXyOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO 164OOOOOOOOOOOOOOWWWOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOC MONROE 50 N. J. MILLER’S SON FUNERAL DIRECTOR 706 South Avenue Rochester, N. Y. Associate—Richard John Miller, Aquinas ’40 W. E. Rogers, President BALCRON COAL CO, INC. Anthracite, Bituminous Coal and Coke Rochester, N. Y. Heating Headquarters COAL - COKE - FUELOIL PASCH COAL CO. 515 North Clinton Avenue Main 368 Established 1886 Compliments Of A Friend oooooowomo c®oooooooooooc ooocMX oc ooocM5ocH o»ooooooooomj c8K CHx«» oo 165GENERAL ICE CREAM CORP. Poor of White Street main 917 HORACEK-HAYDEN, INC. ELECTRICAL CONTRACTORS 16 Howell Street Rochester, New York ANDREWS MARKET, INC. Where meat is always fresh and clean” 71-73 Front Street Phone Main 2564 - 2568 SCHOOL SUPPLIES RELIGIOUS ARTICLES—CHURCH GOODS WM. F. PREDMORE 93 State Street Main 3279 66167OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOaXK fjCkOOOOOO Everything in Music and Musical Instruments Easy payments gladly arranged WHEN YOUR WANTS ARE MUSICAL COME TO i Jevisi Music Stores; FVLDyThing iN MU! LAI INSTRUMENTS »1ain St. 33 South Ave J God Bless Aquinas Institute, its Teachers, and its Students WILLIAM G. KLEM Compliments of ST. BONAVENTURE COLLEGE ROCHESTER NOVELTY WORKS, INC. Manufacturers of Church Furniture and Equipment 485 Hague Street Rochester, N. Y. 000000 OOOOOOOC OOOOOOOCWOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOtKtC OCfOCfOOSKKHXOOCt YAWMAN AND F.RBE MFG. CO. 41 Chestnut Street RICHFIELD and RICHLUBE Partners in Power Kerosene Range and Heating Oils CLEARY STATIONS, INC Glen wood 6760 803 Lake Avenue Library and Magazine Binding ROCHESTER BOOK BINDERY 165 - 173 St. Paul Street Specialists on College and High School Annuals Gold Stamping Book Repairing BAUMAN C BAYNES MEATS - GROCERIES - VEGETABLES 333 Driving Park. Avenue 169Compliments of DR. HOWARD R. KONKLE HAVE YOUR NEXT PARTY AT FINNEGAN’S GRILL • 829 Atlantic Ave. Culver 5913 DRY CLEANING - TIE CLEANING HAT CLEANING SHOE REPAIRING - SHOE SHINING SPEEDY'S Complete Valet Service 212-216 Court Street Main 6794 MAND ELL’S CUT RATE PHARMACY Prescription Specialists • Portland at Norton main 8018 DAVIS DRUG COMPANY Prescription Pharmacists 1481 Lake Avenue Cor. Ridgeway Compliments of Dr. Louis W. Radder dentist 828 Portland Avenue Compliments of A FRIEND ALTERING REPAIRING PENNA’S TUX SHOP 311 Smith Street Tuxedos and Cutaways Rented For All Occasions Phone Main 3449—We Call and Deliver CLEANING PRESSING WC8C8X8C8«»SC8C8aCHK :00»OS0OlOOOOOOOOOOOa 170(OOOOOl OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOC(OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO0OOOOaOOOOC OOOC OO' John M. Hedges Phone Main 620 HEDGES O HOFFMAN FUNERAL DIRECTORS ★ ★ ★ 141 Scio Street WHITE LINEN SUPPLY LAUNDRY We Supply Linens for nil Occasions KUBITZ BROS. STATIONS Serving Motorists 20 Years 365 Winton Rd. North 1821 Monroe Avenue TAXI 7 Passenger Cars Funerals and Weddings MONROE 6450 Established 1872 Stone 609 L. M. MAIER’S SONS Undertakers Etnbaltners Funeral Directors 870 Clinton Ave. N. Rochester, N. Y. 17t ooooooooooo OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOC OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOGOOOOOOOOOOO0OOOOOOOO0OOOOOOOO Prompt Delivery and Courteous Service LIFE BEGINS AT Life vibrates through every class and sports activity at R. B. I. Through a Balanced Training Program students not only acquire business skills but develop magnetic personalities leading to successful business careers. (Over 1200 R. B. I. Grad uotes were placed in positions in 1939). FALL CLASSES START SEPT. 3 ( SEND FOR CATALOG ) ROCHESTER BUSINESS INSTITUTE MAIN 172 CLINTON AVE. SOUTH 3869 ROCHESTER, N. Y. HETZLER BROS. ICE CO., Inc. COAL and COKE 801 Driving Park Avenue Glenwood 446 Compliments of GEORGE J. FARRELL o o SCHOOL of COMMERCE 362 East Avenue STUDENTS! Let Ball's Streamlined repair method put your old shoes in step with the NEW season call BALL and BALL will call BALL Shoe Repair Main 895 34 Clinton Ave. North Compliments of JOHN F. WEGMAN EGGLESTON RESTAURANT 47 Clinton Avenue South ) O C»OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOC8»K)OOOOmOCaiOO 172Telephones, Main 63 - 6863 BENEDICT ME1SENZAHL Quality COAL and COKE 377 Main Street West T. H. MARRION CO. ★ Designers and Builders of MONUMENTS - HEADSTONES CEMETERY MEMORIALS 476 State Street Phone Main 7522 MEMORIAL CRAFTS CO. MONUMENTS 1812 Lake Ave. Glen. 463 Opp. Kodak Park Stopped Up Sewers can now be Cleaned without Muss or Digging THE 'ELECTRIC EEL” way SAVES THE DAY HOWE BASSETT CO. 840 University Ave. monroe 3 Compliments of Blessed Sacrament Holy Name Society STILLMAN’S Men’s Furnishings INTERWOVEN SOCKS HICKOK KELTS AND BRACES NEWEST SPORTSWEAR 831 Dewey Ave. Glen. 232 It's Extra Rich DUKE’S ICE CREAM 1382 Culver Road • Telephone Culver 4143 C. A. B. Y. TRANSPORTATION CO. Direct Overnight Service ROCHESTER TO CLEVELAND Akron, Canton, Youngstown, Points West 63 Curlew St. Gi.on. 3742 OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOClCfOOOOOO 173ooooooooo930ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo3sooooooooooooooooooo oo HARRIS NUSBAUM Rochester's Downtown Department Store 221-229 Joseph Avenue Open Evenings Compliments of RIDGE BOWLING HALL CHARLES A. TUCKER CHURCH GOODS 81 East Avenue Next Door to Gas and Electric • Custom Tailoring - We Call and Deliver Lyell Cleaners Tux Shop • Cut-a-Ways and Tuxedos • 108 Lyell Avenue Glenwood 3994 Rochester, N. Y. Compliments of TEKAHWITHA CLUB Holy Family Church J. A. TRZECIAK Herb Specialist ★ 10-13 St. Paul Street Rochester, N. Y. Congratulations to Class of 1940 JOHN W. MATTLE MEET YOUR FRIENDS AT THE PALACE COFFEE SHOPPE 75 Clinton Ave. N. ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo®k«sooooooo 174 rOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO'THOMAS F. TROTT FUNERAL DIRECTOR 683 East Main St. 0 | STONE 1524 SCHAEFER BROS. MARKETS 9 ♦ % 1050 Dew ey Avenue 404 Ridge Road West | o 6 8 o o J. KIRCHER SONS g JOHN R. BOURNE S 0 § ★ MEAT MARKET § 1 AND GROCERY | STATIONERY - FOUNTAIN PENS 8 s Q DESKS - CHAIRS - SAFES - FILES o 701 Hudson Avenue g g g RUBBER STAMPS - STENCILS § g STEEL STAMPS A Dainty Lunch § g STENCIL DUPLICATORS f°r | | All Occasions § g and all supplies M • ★ WILLIAMS POTATO CHIPS 131-133 State St. Main 1233-1234 1012 Chili Avenue g o § s FISCHER’S MARKET Morse Tank Car Stations Otto Schmidt, Prop. • 206 Smith St. 935 Broad St. FOR GOOD MEATS 8 and S 824 St. Paul St. HOME-MADE SAUSAGE ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo 747 Joseph Ave. Stone 4768 | OOOOOOOOOOOO 3000000 500000.00ck0 5«000 1750mQOOOStO».a»»00»3X« 00maa X 0Q SELECTED FUELS, INC. 292 North Street • COAL - COKE - FUEL OIL Joseph Di Pasquale, Pres. Stone 77 Stone 76 Charles Doerelinger Market Manufacturer of FINE SAUSAGES ★ 433 Parsells Avenue Phones 451—Culver—452 Club Crackers T oasts For your teas, parties, luncheons • ONTARIO BISCUIT CO. MAIN 428 main 429 T. R. Huber Electric Co., Inc. For Things Electrical • 65 South Avenue Rochester, N. Y. Gasoline 280 Exchange St. 444 Conkey Ave. 380 W. Main St. 83 Stonewood Ave. and Oil 155 Hague St. 400 State St. 191 Mt. Hope Ave. 1000 E. Main St. OFFICE: 1313 TEMPLE BLDG. Compliments of Monsignor Burns THE GUN SHOP 117 State St. Phone Main 149 • GUNS BOUGHT, SOLD EXPERT REPAIRING • Ed. Watson, Gunsmith Red” Woerner, Sales DOLAN'S MARKET 600 Jefferson Ave. 'The Store Where You Buy the Cuts of Chicken You Prefer” OOOOOOOOOO 176ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooaooooooooooooooooooooooooaoooooo § There Are Lots of Reasons . . . why more people daily pass through and shop in Sibley's than in any other Rochester store. More than a hundred departments of merchandise ... a service bureau offering every facility from postal station to an appointment book in which you may leave messages for friends . . . escalators which cut shopping time in half . . . three dining centers . . . we'll wager you could tell us a dozen more! SIBLEY, LINDSAY CURR CO. T R A N T S Catholic Supply Store Sanctuary Supplies Religious Articles Greeting Cards Church Goods 96 Clinton Avenue North ROCHESTER. N. Y. Congratulations to the Class oe 1940 A. J. GABELLO Funeral Director main 892 393 Clinton Ave. N. WALDERT OPTICAL CO. Prescription Opticians 56 East Avenue Always Better Glasses Never Higher Prices JUST better ICE CREAM and SHERBET JACKSON - BAILEY 501 Thurston Road Genesee 7100 NAZARETH HALL ACADEMY Nazareth Hall, a private academy for boys, is beautifully situated at the corner of Alameda Street and Raines Park Delightful grounds appropriately arranged for recreational play for the boys of primary, intermediate and grammar grades. Besides the regular branches of sch(x l work: music, oral expression, rhythmic dancing, draw-ing, algebra and Latin are featured. Liturgical singing is taught by specialized teachers. s 8 8 V OOOOOOOO.CKOOO.OOOO.O.OOOOOO.OOOOOOOOO.OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO.OOO.OO.O.OOOO.aO.OOOO 177’oooaooaooxooaoooooooaooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo HARRY B. CROWLEY AH Lines of INSURANCE 403-5 Granite Blog. Stone 3908 The Aquinas Mission Crusade appreciates the good will of the Arete Management and expresses best wishes to the Senior Class stone 6944 - 45 ZWEIGLE'S Famous for Quality SAUSAGE since 1880 210-214 Joseph at Kelly 40 varieties sold everywhere Distributors of LOWE BROTHERS PAINTS Barnard, Porter Remington W. C. Remington—R. J. Fowler DEALERS IN Paints, Glass, Artists’ and Drafting Supplies, Spray Painting Equipment, Maintenance Supplies Compliments of A Friend Main 8140 9-13 N. Water St. Authorized Sales and Service telephone glenwood 1250 McCALL MOTORS Established 1914 2503 Dewey Avenue FORD - MERCURY - ZEPHYR Compliments of ZAMOS LIQUOR STORE A fine selection 800 Culver Rd., cor. E. Main St. Rochester. N. Y. Culver 4721 Open 8 A. M. to 12 P. M. Compliments of Joseph W. Martin, d.d.s. • aooooo0O0oooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo:oL xroooocKSoo 178OOOOOOOO0OOOO0OOOOOO0OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO0OO0O0OOOOOOOOO0OO0OOOO 0 s o Arthur Skipper 100 National St. Compliments of Rev. Valentine A. Jankowiak of St. Stanislaus Parish Congratulations to the class of ’40 • MURPHY UNDERTAKERS 691 Monroe Avenue PHONE MONROE 36 Congratulations from Jerry Burns and John Koehler, Jr. A Good Place to Remember when in need of Formal Attire • A. J.’s TUX SHOP 73 Clinton Avenue South VAN HOESEN’S WALL PAPER - PAINTS VENETIAN BLINDS ★ 41 St. Paul Street Stone 473 Rcxhester, N. Y. BIOLOGICAL SUPPLY CO. SCIENCE LABORATORY SUPPLIES • 1176 Mount Hope Avenue Rochester Compliments of REV. JOSEPH BALCERAK of St. Stanislaus Parish ooooooofi««o;ooooooooooovooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo 8 HOTEL ROCHESTER CORNER MAIN AND PLYMOUTH Attractive. Air Conditioned private dining rooms available for Luncheons, Dinners and Meetings Congratulations and Good Luck to you Graduates A Nehi Beverage N. E. OWEN SERVICE STORE Compliments of ROBERT SCHLAFFER MOHAWK TIRLS ★ 1640 Lake Ave. Opp. Kodak Park FEE BROTHERS Founded 1864 FRUIT SYRUPS Flavoring materials of all kinds 21-27 North Water Street BLANCHARD FLORIST We Welcome Comparison 58 and 62 Lake Ave. McINTOSH-BOTT, INC COAL, FUEL OIL, COKE 410 Conkey Avenue Glenwood 3326 DONALD W. SAUNDERS INSURANCE 47 State St. Main 584 o o o o o o o o o o o o o 180Compliments of A. J. RITZ STAUD SHOE CORP. Wholesale Shoes 24 Andrews St. Rochester, N. Y. Compliments of the bakers of WONDER BREAD and HOSTESS CAKE Continental Baking Co., Inc. Go to LEE’S Home of Fine Foods and Quality Ice Cream Complete Fountain Service 559 State St. Main 8059 CHAMBERLIN RUBBER CO. 94 Clinton Ave. N. • BELTING - HOSE - PACKING INSULATION MATERIALS Power Crane Equipment ‘'Call Bauer any hour BILLY BAUER Complete Automobile Repairing Dewey Ave., cor. Bloss Cilenwood 212 Truck and Bus Towing Day and Night Towing ROCHESTER STORAGE WAREHOUSES 25 No. Washington St. local and long distance moving Compliments of Lexington Service Station Cor. Lexington and Dewey Aves. All Brands of Gas and OilsCompliments of BEMA LABORATORIES FREDERICK BAETZEL INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS 30 N. Union Street Rochester, N. Y. HATS GOLDEN GATE HOTEL 551 Portland Avenue Ed Fuller, Mj»r. DOYLE’S 75 Locust Street Glenwood 5590-W main 8408 Compliments of STEVE O HARA Dounyflake Doughnuts East Avenue at Winton Road 385 East Main Street HENRY G. TRUMETER (Formerly with Howe Rogers Co. for 28 years) Interior Decorator Compliments of David N. Martin, d.d.s. STUDIO 235 Park Avenue Monroe 142 Baldwin F. Martin, d.d.s. Res. Phone: Stone 2629-J 182Grover A. Clicquennoi, Pres. Success and Happiness To The Class of 1940 LESTER HARDWARE • 150 Main Street West Jamison - Schindler Corp. 1460 Clinton Ave. N. SINCE 1858 Henry Lester Hardware Co., Inc. North East Headquarters for ABC WASHERS and IRONERS America’s Tinest Turn dry Equipment LOWE BROTHERS PAINTS ECKL HARDWARE ELECTRIC AL and PLUMBING Compliments of SUPPLIES 440 Genesee St. 359 Plymouth Ave. Genesee 3540 Genesee 3246 REV. F. J. HOEFEN BOUCHER FLOWERS Compliments of 422 Main Street East Opp. Eastman Theater ST. MICHAEL’S Rochester, New York Junior Holy Name Society STONE 2628 Compliments of WILLIAM C. MENGES JOSEPH J. BUCKLEY Funeral Director Funeral Director 309 Portland AvenueOOCM OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO Compliments of VOGT’S STORE DAILEY’S 1190 Chili Roar Banquets - Picnics Private Parties - Weddings CHARLHLL HOME MADE ICE CREAM 370 Lexington Avenue PALMOS CANDY SHOPPE ICE CREAM • LUNCHES 321 Driving Park Ave. c 1 -. '1 D RE CEN1 r-| rURITAN llui fiw ! lAunoavAno WvCUAlWC CAVlCt Gumuoool 860 L The laundry of toda 1 Follow the crowd to .. . THE RITZ Portland Ave. at Norton St. The Home of the RITZ Hamburg Compliments of A Friend Compliments of THETA TAU I RATERNITY APETH The Greeks had a word for it— The Greek Class SEBASTIAN C. AUER Imported and Domestic WINES • LIQUEURS - CORDIALS 1816 Clinton Ave., No. glenwood 3759 DELCO HEAT General Heating Equipment Core. 101 East Avenue tOOOOOOO'OOXOOOQOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO 18-1oooooooooooooo 000000000 0000000000000000000000000000000000000000003 00000000000000000 Compliments of Edwin A Murphy, Din. M r. JOHN HANCOCK Mutual Life Insurance Co. 25 Exchange St. Rochester, N. Y Compliments of EAST SIDE HOWLING HALL Merchants Road Compliments of GENESEE BOOTERY 178 Genesee Street O. G. SCHWARZ 452 Atlantic Avenue Domestic and Industrial Electrical Equipment Authorized Westinghouse Sales Service Compliments of LEVINS G. BARKIS SON EVERYTHING IN FOOTWEAR 826 Joseph Avenue Compliments of F. J. L. Compliments of ROCHESTER CUSTOM TAILORS Fast Avenue and Scio Street H. J. BOYLAN’S STORK WINES - LIQUORS - CORDIALS 1853 East Avenue X'e Deliver Monroe 931 Expert Matching Pants made to Order Rugby Sweaters ORIGINAL PANTS STORE Pants and Sweaters for Every Occasion 95 Main St. East Rochester. N. Y. DANIKL BYRNK COAL CO. 42 Rogers Avenue COAL - COKE - FUEL OIL Glen wood 1207 Semet Solvay and R. G. and E Coke OSTERLING'S MARKKT Frosted Foods FRESH MEATS AND VEGETABLES 1102 Atlantic Avenue SANKKL’S GROCERIES, MEATS, CIGARS, CANDY 5014 Ridge Rd. W. Spencerport, N. Y. Phone Spencerport 615-J Same Location for Over 60 Years KLEM JEWELERS INCORPORATED DIA MON DS—W'ATCH ES SILVERWARE 82 Main St. West Main 1685 FOR YOUR DRUG NEEDS CALL MARKINS PHARMACY The Rexall Store 1392 Culver Road, in Bank Bldg. Phone Culver 5899 SAM SUNSKRI FINEST FRUITS AND VEGETABLES 452 Jefferson Avenue OOOOOOOOOOWX OOWOOWOW WOOOOOOOCOO OOOOOWO 185o oy o x 0aooo0oooooooooooooccoooooooooooocoooooooooooocooyoooc0o:ooo o o o o o o A 8 8 o 8 O 8 V O o A GOOD PLACE TO EAT” RIDGEVIEW SERVICE STATION Cor. Ridge and North Greece Rd. U’V cater to private parties GERALD J. MAHON MONROE FUEL SERVICE COAL - FUEL OIL - COKE Genesee 28 173 Arnett Blvd. CALL COAL CO. COAL, COKE AND FUEL OIL 48 Frost Avf.. Phone, Genesee 1234 SOUTH AVENUE CANDY KITCHEN 686 South Avenue Monroe 9148 Compliments of WHITE STAR SERVICE STATION Burrows and Otis Streets L. Menard, Prop. RAFF'S HATTERS FURNISHERS Two Stores 5 Clinton Avenue North 187 Main St. E.—Lincoln-Alliance Building Compliments of THURSTON FLORIST 338 Thurston Road Rochester, New York Your Films Developed Free ! When Prints are Ordered Expert XT'orkmamhtp ★ SNAP SHOT SHOP 274 Genesee Street Compliments of a friend A. LANNI SHOE REBUILDER The new individual way for half soles First Class Work — Genuine Oak Leather 1629 St. Paul St., near Norton Compliments of COOK COFFEE COMPANY Compliments of MT. READ PHARMACIES 1245 Lyell Ave. 990 Monroe Ave. Rochester, New York COVERT STAMP CO. POSTAGE STAMPS, ALBUMS CATALOGUES and ACCESSORIES LATEST ISSUES AT LOWEST PRICES 39 State Street Room 712 NORBERT E. VAY FUNERAL DIRECTOR 604 Maple Street Genesee 5938 DE LUXE SHOE REPAIR 372 Meigs Street ARNDT BROS. PHARMACY 1135 Culver Road O WOWW0OOOOOC O0OWOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOC OOOOOOOOOOOOCfC8»WOOOOO 186 OOOO0QO0O OOCK OO0CHX OOO00OOOOOC K OOW To be right this summer . better see ROB LEE Shoes for Men SCHMANKF S 1480 Dfwfy Avf. HAYES, SHARP HAGGERTY, inc:. INSURANCE SERVICE Covering Every Form of Insurance and Surety Bonds I WO CONVENIENT OFFICES 414 Main St. East, cor Gibbs St. 853 Genesee Valley Trust Bldg. Telephones: Stone 1193 - 1196 - 1197 WIEGAND CONFECTIONERY 1031 Portland Ave. Ice Cream Candy - Cigars Cigarettes - Novelties Greeting Cards Join the AQUINAS CATHOLIC LITERATURE CLUB Compliments of Frank L. Mattern RICHENBERGER 2916 Dewey Ave. MEATS GROCERIES Charlotte 1684 Compliments of ZACCARIA BROS. BARBER SHOP 84 Main Street West Opposite Capitol Theater For better shoe repairing, see OTTO GULI 889 Portland Avenue appearance—foot comfort—durability Culver 649 Established 1908 GEO. B. ELKINS PAINTER DECORATOR PAPER HANGING 116 Hazelwood Terrace Estimates Furnished Rochester, N. Y. LEONARD BILL stone 5320 ADAM BROS. Repair • FORD - Service 42 Haags Alley or 25 Richmond Street main 2550 MANNI'S BARBER SHOP 657 North Clinton Ave. Rochester. N. Y. PHONE MONROE 7853 EAST AVENUE CUSTOM TAILORS 1849 East Avenue Emanuel Morel Is Rochester, N. Y. SLATTERY’S GROCERY GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS 482 Genesee Street Phone Genesee 7641 We Deliver Compliments of The Aquinas German Club Compliments RUBY’S SPORTING GOODS STORE 898 Clinton Avenue South Monroe 3357 SEED FOR YOUR GARDES HART VICK’S SEED STORE OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO0O0OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO00000O 187ao;o:o;o oooo oaooooooooooooo ooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo ooocooo.oo Compliments of BO MINK The Saratoga Marble and Tile Co. INCORPORATED Fire Places • Tile Floors - Wainscoting - Fire Place Fixtures • Bath Room Accessories - Domestic and Imported Marble - Terrazza - Slate Phone Glen. 737 163 Saratoga Ave. Say It With Our Flowers” F ARMEN OR LOWERS 331 Driving Park Avf.nue Glenwood 1240 Rochester, N. Y. Stone 206 - 207 After 5 p. m. Cul. 353 GAILEY COAL CO., INC COAL - FUEL OIL - COKE 936 Mercantile Building Compliments of DAD S GROCERY AND DELICATESSEN Charlotte 1730 38 Stonewood Ave. Joseph Palmiere, Prop. WM. F. DUFFY CARTING CO. PIANO AND FURNITURE MOVERS • Main 3286 62 Marshall Street KLEER ICE AND COAL CO. 1000 Chili Avenue Genesee 1853 DIVERS SUPER MARKET-534 Dfwey Avenue Compliments of LYRIC THEATRE LA MAY DRUG CO. PRESCRIPTIONS 1800 East Avenue Monroe 1733 Free Delivery DEWEY FRUIT AND VEGETABLE SUPER MARKET 1308 Dewey Avenue Frank M. Dalbcrth. Prop. Glen. 2186-2187 VAN INGEN FUEL SERVICE COKE - COAL - FUEL OIL 262 Arnett Bi.vd. John Van Ingen Phone Genesee 63 LOUIS A. CLAR QUALITY MEATS POULTRY, FISH AND VEGETABLES KM) Spruce Avenue Phone Genesee 704 REYNOLDS BOWLING HALL 374Vi Thurston Road Phone Genesee 4403 ★ ITV Cater to Bowling Parties Thurston Market and Grocery 398 Thurston Road G rner Anthony Genesee 917 - 918 Compliments of A FRIEND 00OWOOW fC8WWWOOW00CK OOW0OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOCH OOOO 188tosecfl ■ ooooooooosooaaaooooooooooooooooooooooooooooaooooooaao x 0aas2aaaa x saaaao B ASTI AN BROS. CO. Manufacturing Jewelers and Stationers Rochester, New York Phone: Glenwood 3380 Official jewelers and stationers to the students of Aquinas Institute if It it W. R. Tiefel New York State District Manager Compliments of GEORGE GARGANO FLESCH e SCHMITT, Inc. it it it Welded Metal Products—Roofing—Home Insulating it it it 1! 8 Brown Street Main 5234 OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOaOAOOCMiOOOOCat 189CAMELIO BROS. MARKET and GROCERY Phone Glen. 3283 Otis, Cor. Austin I RANK GIOSEFFI High Grade Shoe Rebuilder Arch-Aid Work Expertly Done National Contest Prize Winner 545 Lyell Ave. Glenwood 6434 WALKER S SERVICE STATION NEW AND USED TIRES—BATTERY SERVICE GAS - OILS - ACCESSORIES - GROCERIES Df.wey Ave. cor. Stone Rd. Phone Charlotte 1170 Compliments Raymond ami Donald Booth Compliments of The Aquinas French Club WHITE STAR BAKERY Complete Line of Baked Goods Phone Culver 2600 1467 Main Siheet East MORRISON-SCHULER ELECTRIC, Inc. ELECTRICAL CONTRACTING 149 Genesee Park Blvd. Genesee 3769 Compliments of A. I. L. YOUR STORE FOR All Tbing Photographic SMITH SURREY INC. 129 Clinton Avenue South MEN WHO KNOW—SERVE MEN WHO KNOW THE VARSITY FOOD SHOPPE 733 East Main Street A Better Place to Dine Compliments of Rev. George V. Predmore Compliments of Sr. Monica's LEONARD E. MILLER MARKET and GROCERY 1033 Portland Ave. Phone - Stone 2116 CAUFIELD'S HARDWARE-ELECTRIC 892 W. Main Street Phone Genesee 3043 In the heart of Bull's Head Sam Michelson Dewey-Stone Liquor Store, Inc. 508 Stone Road Domestic and Imported WINFS - LIQUORS - CORDIALS Phone - Charlotte 518 )0000£ QOOO OOOOOOOQOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOCOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOCOOOOOOQOOOOOO 190 000000000 oooooooooooooooooooooooooooo 00000000000000000000000000000000 Compliments of HARPER SERVICE CO. 2404 Highland Ave. Compliments of A. Di PASQUALE SHOE CO. Shoes for the Entire Family Factory and Store Branch Store 313 No. Union St. 1491 Dewey Ave. Open Evenings RAY H. IVES JOS J. BROWN MARKET CHOICE MEATS and GROCERIES 17 Richmond Street Phones Stone 936 937 Rochester, N. Y. We Deliver Genesee 5964 PASSARELL BROS. Quality Meats and Groceries - Fruits and Vegetables • Beer and Ale 270 Genesee Street Two Doors from Madison Theatre Compliments of VINCENT J. STANIS, 39 At whose home there's always a g x d time. WILLIAMS COAL COMPANY QUALITY COAL KLEEN COKE FUEL OIL 308 Driving Park Avenue (Near Dewey Avenue) Glenwood 163 Compliments of MODERN BARBER SHOP KITTY'S KAKE SHOP P. Tirpaeck, Proprietor 571 Jefferson Avenue SENECA MARKET Ed. Ortel, Prop. 2197 Clinton Avenue North Glenwood 6724-6725 We Deliver stop eat RITZENTHALER’S RESTAURANT 685 Maple Street FISH FRY EVERY FRIDAY AND DRINK ERNEST B. HOUGHTON AGENCY LIFE INSURANCE AND ANNUITIES 803 Commerce Bldg. Main 1830 Compliments of GENERAL BAKING CO. Compliments of A. E. POTTER RED and WHITE STORE Arnett Boulevard WHELPLEY PAUL PRESCRIPTION OPTICIANS 6 Seneca Hotel Arcade phone, main 1251 Frederick M. Loewenguth. Pres. LOEWENGUTH DINEEN, INC. GENERAL INSURANCE SURETY BONDS 34 State Street Rochester, N. Y. % 5 (0fl0O0O0C6O0O0Oft3O6O0O8 C8MC0O0O0O8O0O0O9O0O9O0O0O9 1C0O8O0C8O0C8WC8OO0O OOiCt 9 8iOO.COO0C0O0C0ffiffiO0O0MfflttGOO 19100c000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 000000000 C rentin' I riiiting .... f Printers oj the ARETE Lists Addressing Mailing Multigraphing Mimeographing The ART PRINT SHOP 77 ST. PAUL ST., ROCHESTER, N.Y. STONE 567 ooooooooo 000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 192Page A Adam Bros. .............. 187 Adcraft Printers ................163 A I. L. 190 Allotta, Bennie 161 Anderson 6c Sons, A. L. 136 Andrews Market. Inc. 166 Aquinas Catholic Literature Club 187 Aquinas German Club. The 187 Aquinas French Club, The 190 Aquinas Mission Crusade, The 178 Arndt Bros. Pharmacy 186 Art Print Shop. The 192 Auer. Sebastian C. 181 Automatic Combustion F.quipment Co.. Inc. 164 B Baetzcl, Frederick 182 Balcerak, Rev. Joseph 179 Balcron Coal Co.. Inc. . .. . . 163 Ball Shoe Repair ......... 172 Bamann, Art 138 Bamann. Art ....... . 160 Bareis 8c Son. G. . .. 138 Bareis Son, G. . 183 Barnard, Porter Remington . 178 Bastian Bros. Co.................189 Bauer. Billy 181 Bauman 8c Baynes ................169 Beaven. Dr. Paul W. 138 Bema Laboratories 182 Biological Supply Co. 179 Blanchard Florist 180 Blessed Sacrament Holy Name Society 173 Booth, Raymond and Donald 190 Boucher Flowers..................183 Bourne, John R. 173 Boylan's Store, H. J. 183 Briggs. Joe |38 Brown Market. Jos. J. . 191 Buckley. Joseph J. . 183 Burns. Francis E................. 160 Burns. Jerry..................... 179 Burns. Monsignor . 176 Byrne Coal Co., Daniel 183 Byrne. Daniel . 138 C C. A. B. Y. Transportation Co. . 173 Call Coal Co. 186 Catholic Courier ................164 Cauheld's ........... 190 Ceilura, J.. Deluxe Shoes ....... 138 Chamberlin Rubber Co............. 181 Champion Knitwear Co., Inc. 167 Charlell ........................184 Charlie's Atlantic Service Station 160 Clark, Dr. Melvin . 160 Clar, Louis A. . 188 INDEX Page C Cleary Stations, Inc. 169 Continental Baking Co., Inc. 181 Cook Coffee Company............ 186 Coon Co., W. B. ............... 167 Covert Stamp Co. ............ 186 Crescent Puritan 184 Crowley. Harry B. 178 Culver Herald Engraving Company, Incorporated 133 Curtin Agency . . 164 D Dad's Grocery 188 Daileys 184 Davidson, Shanley L........ .161 Davis Drug Company 170 De Luxe Shoe Repair 186 Dewey Fruit and Vegetable Super Market 188 Dewey Stone Liquor Store. Inc. 190 Di Pasquale Shoe Co.. A. 191 Divers 188 Docrflinger Market, Charles 176 Dolan's Market . 176 Doyle's . 182 Driving Park-Dewey Liquor Store, Inc. 132 Duffy Carting Co., Wm. P. 188 Duke's Ice Cream 173 E East Avenue Custom Tailors 187 East Side Bowling Hall 183 Eckl Harware 183 Eggleston Restaurant ... 172 Elkins. Geo. B. 187 F Farmen 188 Farrell. George J. 172 Fee Brothers 180 Fischer's Market 173 F. J. L. 18' Flesch Schmitt, Inc. .......... 189 Finnegan's Grill ................ 170 Furlong Studio ...................157 G Gabello, A. J................... .177 Gailey Coal Co.. Inc....... .188 Camel io Bros.................... 190 Gargano, George ................. 189 General Baking .................. 138 General Baking Co. ........ ... 191 General Heating Equipment Corp. 184 General Ice Cream Corp. . 166 Genesee Bootery.................. 183 Gioseffi, Frank ............. ... 190 Greek Class ..................... 184 Guli. Otto ...................... 187 Gun Shop, The ................... 176 H Page Hancock. John 183 Harper Service Co. . 191 Hart's ..........................161 Hart Vicks' Seed Store 187 Hayes. Sharp 8c Haggerty. Inc. 187 Hedges 6c Hoffman . 171 Hetzler Bros. Ice Co., Inc. 172 Hoefen. Rev. F. J. 183 Hoenig. Dr. Matthew 160 Horacek-Hayden. Inc. 166 Hotel Rochester 180 Houghton Agency. Ernest B. 191 Howe 6c Bassett Co. ............. 173 Huber Electric Co., Inc.. T. R. 176 Hunt Company. I. S................ 138 I Ives. Ray H. 191 J Jackson-Bailey . . 177 Jamison-Schindler Corp. . 183 Jankowiak. Rev. Valentine A 179 K Keenan. John L. ...... 167 Kircher 6: Sons. J. 173 Kitty's Kake Shop 191 Kleer Ice and Coal Co. 188 Klem Jewelers ................... 183 Klem, William G. 168 Koehler. John. Jr. . 179 Konkle. Dr. Howard R. 170 Kubitz Bros. Stations 171 L La May Drug Co. 188 Lanni. A. 186 Lee's ]8i Lester Hardware ................. 183 Levin’s 183 Levis Music Stores 168 Lexington Service Station 181 Loewenguth Dinecn, Inc. 191 Lyell Cleaners A: Tux Shop 174 Lyric Theatre ................... 188 M Maier's Sons. L. M. 171 Mandells .170 Manni's Barber Shop 187 Markin's Pharmacy . 183 Martin. Baldwin F., D.D.S. 182 Martin. David N.. D.o.s. 182 Martin. D.D.S.. Joseph W. 178 Marrion 6c Co.. T. H............. 173 Mattern, Frank L................. 187 Mattie. John W. ................. 174 Meisenzahl, Benedict ............ 173 Memorial Crafts Co. . .. 173 Menges. William C. .183 193INDEX Page Michel son, Sam 190 Miller, Leonard E. 190 Miller's Son. N. J. 165 Mink, Bo |R8 Modern Barber Shop 191 Monroe Fuel Service 186 Morrison Schuler Electric, Inc. 190 Morse Tank Car Stations ... 175 Mt. Read Pharmacies . 186 Murphy Undertakers 179 Me McCall Motors 178 McFarlin’s....................... 160 Mclntosh-Bott. Inc. ... 180 N National. The . .159 Nazareth Hall Academy 177 Niagara University .............. 155 Niagara University at Rochester 156 Nehi Beverage 180 Nusbaum, Harris ... 174 O OHara, Steve 182 Ontario Biscuit Co. 176 Original Pants Store 185 Osterling's Market . 18S Owen Service Station, N. E. 180 P Paine Drug Co. 171 Palace Coffee Shoppe ............ 174 Palmos Candy Shoppe ... 184 Pasch Coal Co.................... 165 Passatell Bros....................191 Penna's Tux Shop ................ 170 Potter. A. E......................158 Potter. A. E. . . 191 Predmore. Rev. George V. .190 Predmore, Wm. F. 166 Pure Quill....................... 176 R Raddcr, Dr. Louis W. 170 Raffs ........................... 186 Reynold s Bowling Hall 188 Page Richcnberger 187 Ridge Bowling Hall 174 Ridgevicw Service Station 1'8 Ridgeview Service Station 186 Ritz. A. J.......... 181 Ritz, The 184 Ritzenthaler’s Restaurant 191 Rochester Book Bindery 169 Rochester Business Institute 172 Rochester Custom Tailors 185 Rochester Gas 8c Electric Corp. 162 Rochester Novelty Works. Inc... 168 Rochester Packing Co.. Inc. 159 Rochester Storage Warehouses 181 Rochester Transit Corporation 157 Roessner, Bill 161 Ruby's .187 S Sam's Barber Shop . . 158 Sankel's 18' Saratoga Marble and Tile Co., Inc., The . 188 Saunders. Donald W. . 180 Schaefer Bros. Markets . 175 Schlaffer. Robert 180 Schmanke's..........................187 School of Commerce..................172 Schwarz, O. G. 185 Scrantom’s 165 Selected Fuels, Inc. 176 Seneca Market 191 Shale. Joseph 161 Sibley, Lindsay Curr Co. 177 Skipper. Arthur .... 179 Slattery's Grocery 187 Smalline's Clinton Ridge Phar'cy 158 Smith-Surrey Inc. 190 Snap Shot Shop .186 South Avenue Candy Kitchen 186 Speedy's ............... .... 170 Spiegel’s ......................... 182 Stan is. ’39. Vincent J. ...........191 Staud Shoe Corp. 181 St. Bona venture College 168 St. Michael's 183 St. Michael's College . 154 St. Monica’s . . . 190 Stillman’s 173 Sullivan. John T. 167 Sunseri, Sam . 185 Page T Taxi 171 Tekahwitha Club . 174 Theta Tau Fraternity 184 The Valley Cadillac Corporation 164 Thurston Florist ... 186 Thurston Market and Grocery 188 Trant's 177 Trott. Thomas F. 175 Trumeter, Henry G................ 182 Tizcciak, J. A. . 174 Tucker. Charles A. 174 Turner's ...... . ... 182 Tux Shop, A. J.'s 179 V Valley Ice Cream. Inc. . 163 Van Hoescn's .........179 Van Ingen Fuel Service . 188 Varsity Food Shop. The 190 Vay. Norbert F.. . 186 Vogt's Store 184 W Waldert Optical Co. 177 Walker Music Store . 163 Walker’s Service Station 190 Wegman, Anthony 158 Wegman. John F. 172 Whelpley 8c Paul 191 White Linen Supply Laundry 171 White Star Bakery .190 White Star Service Station . 186 Wiegand Confectionery 187 Williams Coal Company 191 Williams Potato Chips 175 Y Yawman and Erbe Mfg. Co. . 169 z Zaccaria Bros. 187 Zamos Liquor Store ... 178 Zweigle’s 178 194AutographsAutographs— 

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