Archbishop Hughes Memorial High School - Spires Yearbook (New York, NY)

 - Class of 1931

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So, we have proudly brought a task to end, Conscious only of a father's pleasure, And knowing that his watchfulness ne'er tires, Being that Christflike Prince who lowly bends, To approve a deed and then to treasure, We proudly dedicate to him our "Spires." Qlahle ut Cinntents Uiitle Behiratinn Baath of Trustees Ben. Jfatber Belanegfs :message jfnremnrh Seniors Smapsbuts Qllass Zfaistnrp Grganigatiuns Qillass ibruphecp literature Qbrahuates ?IBirertorp Batruns Jfaremell V Baath nf Glirustezs HIS EMINENCE PATRICK CARDINAL HAYES RIGHT REVEREND JOHN J. DUNN, V.G., Bishop Auxiliary, Chairman RT. REV. MONS. MICHAEL J. LAVBLLE RT. Rav. MONs. JOHN P. CHIDWICK RT. Rav. MONS. THOMAS A. THORNTON VERY Rav. MONs. THOMAS G. CARROLL, Secretary VERY Rav. MONs. JOHN F. BRADY REV. PETER F. GUINEVAN Rav. JOHN J. Hlcxcny bpirts Staff EdiIOT'fH'ClliCffHELEN E. HENDERSON Associate Editors Anne E. Dowling Mary A. O'Donnell Dorothy J. Ferrick Mary F. Rice Gwendolyn M. Lee Mary E. Scott Veronica M, Murphy Mary H. Vaughan Mary E. Woolley Avt Editofs Naomi G. Clapp Elizabeth B. Potter Business Managers Mary A. Riley Mildred M. Vogel Superintendent of Catholic Schools QBorough of Manhattan, 560 Lexington Avenue His Eminence the Cardinal, my dear graduatex, haf directed me to tell you howhappy he ix hecaufe of the honor and the Jucceu which are your: today. He if very confident that the good .reed .rown in your hearty and mindf during the yearx which you have .rpent in thif Jchool, will he productive of very much good. He helievey that your faith, your loyalgf, your Jervice will never fail hut that they will grow deeper and stronger df you advance in life. He has no douht hut that you will he women of Jtrong, upright Jpiritual characters, women who will make Chriot hetter known and hetter loved in the world hy upholding your own religiouf con- victions in all circumstancef. Congratulatiom my dear young ladief, you have done nohb! The faculty' of thi.r inxtitution, your parentf, your friendf are juftly proud of you.' May God hlen' and profper each and every one of you. The Lord, Chrift, your Ideal, will ever he heforeyou. Like the eagle flying higher and higher enticing it.r young, .ro will the Matter alwayr lead you on, encouraging, inviting to higher, to nohler, to hetter thin gf. REVEREND MATTHEW DELANET. jfntetnurh Softly the melody has lingered, sweet, ' throbbing, vibrant in its initial cadences, lresonant in the beauty of its pulses, and now, as the harmony so gently draws to a climax, let us guide you aloft with us, attended by its all pervading sweetness, in our little planes of cherished reminiscences, Up, up into new atmospheres we have travelled, surrnounting the complexities of storms, and of ob- structions, gaining new hopes with each altitude, yet retaining the roseate ideals of the one preceding, treasure ing covetly each finer, nobler aspiration. Now another height has been attained, back of us stretches a path replete with hallowed remembrances. The mystic shades ofthe future lift slowly, and with one passport, a diploma, we are awarded full license to explore the great unknown. Ernbarlg, then, on our little ship of fantasy. Retrace our little hills, review our hopes and conquests, the principles and ambitions that have been fostered in the regions we have just traversed. Touch gently the veil of the Past. and, when gazing through its translucent mist, you mark the gladness therein, raise reverently its meshes, and peruse with us the intimate secrets it will disclose. Q Fourteen GRACE BACIGALUPO TRANSFIGURATION , SECRETARY- 28 "Who mix'd reason with pleasure, and wisdom with mirth. If she had any faults, she has left us in doubt." SWEETNESS and nonchalance can be freely attributed to this demure Miss. Never will we forget her vivacious spontaneity which brightened our scholastic years. Then too, Grace possesses that conspicuous characteristic of being able to make friends and keep them because she is gracious and true. With sad hearts we bid Adieu to this petite demoiselle whose blithe personality was a benediction to the class of '31, a joy in the midst of our sometimes aggravating studies, and EVELYN MARY BARDES INCARNATION PRESIDENT'l28 "Flowers are lovelyg love is flowerflike Friendship is a sheltering tree." EVELYN'S presence in our midst has lent a happiness and sweetness to our stay at Cathedral. We all regard her with a particular affection. Her everfready smile and cheerful voice reveal a personality so sweet, gentle and sympathetic that it will cause her circle of friends to be enlarged greatly when she leaves us. Cur recollections will always center about your name, Evelyn, and our hearty wishes for your success will always follow you. a consolation in all our pursuits. MARY RITA BARRETT ST. ALPHONSUS oncnssrimv-'27, '28, '31 arzcsvriow corvimirruuf 29, 30 "Her smile, her poise, her charm All speak of womanly completeness." WHAT more need we say to describe our classmate, Mary! Her sparkling person' ality, so friendly, so jolly and altogether so charming has endeared her to us. There is nothing Mary likes so much as gaietyg she is at her best when she is contributing to the fun. However, there is a serious side to Mary's nature, a counterbalance so essential to "completeness" As to Mary's future, we know we do not err in predicting success in the profession of law, to which she aspires. GERTRUDE BERUARD sr. GREGORY THB GREAT PRESIDENT-'28 E 'iAnd as the bright sim glorifes the sky, So is her face illumiifd with her eyes." WITH a combination of shining blue eyes, a glorious color, an enchanting smile and a perfect disposition, Gertrude is irresistible. Of her many accomplishments, the one most worthy of commendation is the one that is not wellfknown-'so carefully has our classmate guarded the secret of her ability to sketch. Not long will this talent lie hidden, "Trudy," for your persevering nature and artistic gift will soonn demand for you their proper ref cognition. Fifteen Sixteen LIA YOLANDA BERTONI ST. THOMAS, THE APOSTLE SECRETARY4l3O ART CLUB-Q31 GLEE CLUB-'28, '29, '30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'31 "The success of the good entices many more." STUDENT, artist, friend,-who will say under which classification Lia should be listed? She is all of them to the "Nth degree." As a student, she looks up to few, as an artist, to none, as an athlete,-well she is one. In class and out of it, she proves her worth. Continue to add to your good qualities, Lia, and thus make more secure your prominence in a larger World than that of your girlhood. MARIGN ELIZABETH BICKNER 1 HOLY SPIRIT DRAMATIC CLUB-'29, '30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEET 30, 31 "Deal gently with her, world, I pray, 'Ye caves, like softened shadows, come." HER most expressive countenance, the dignity of her manner and bearing, give a charm to an appearance that exactly tallies with her character. The warmth of her voice has often softened the tribulations of school life. But the vigor of her thoughts, tempered by the gentleness of her nature, give her a frank simplicity that inspires all who know her with confidence in her as a true and sincere friend. 1 s MARGARET FRANCES BRADY ASCENSION RECEPTION COMMITTE-Q30 ATHLETIC CLUB-130, '31 one CLUB-'30 "The social smile, the sympathetic tear." THE radiant charm of our "Mardy's" efferf vescent wit has often proved a haven from the shocks of our scholastic life. While among us, she has not permitted her lively interest in outside activities to interfere with her high academic standing. Genial, sincere and optimistic, "Mardy" has deservedly asf cended the legendary throne of Class Humorist and Philosopher. For her, our mischievous "Miss Skippyi' of '31,we predict success and happiness, whether the future shall reveal her bagging wild game in Africa or gracing a suburban cottage. vi ss I KJ to all. MARGARET MIRIAM BRENNAN ST. JOSEPH, TREMONT "Heart on her lips, and soul within her eyes Soft as her clime, and sunny as her skies." FOUR enjoyable years have fpassed, since we met "Peggy." From the rst, her cheery smile has brightened many cloudy days. Her interesting conversation, sympathetic nature, and unwavering amiability have endeared her Those who know "Peggy" well, will agree that if success depends upon disposition and inclination, her future is indeed secure. In that great indestructible chain of friend' ship, which binds us to our Alma Mater, Peggy has carved a link which will last until Eternity. Seventeen Eighteen MARY AGNES BRENNAN sr. JOHN THE 1zvANoEusr MARTINA MARY BRENNAN OUR LADY or LOURDES ATHLETIC CLUB-'29, '30 "She has a voice of gladness, and a smile And eloquence of beauty." MARTINA came to us in junior Year- full of fun, happy, and carefree. She could always be depended upon to banish the gloom that pervades the class immediately after examif nation. Her magnetic smile and musical talent complete her list of attributes. Success, Martina, and may these characf teristics, so attractive in you, now prove a stepping stone in your career. one CLUB-'29, '30, '31 Piuasimaur-'28, '29 vice PRESIDENT'l3O RECEPTION COMMITTEEA'29, '30, '31 "From the crown of her head to the sole of her foot she is all mirth." GUR class proclaims this Miss, the happiest of its members. A sunny smile for morning hours, a bright winning disposition throughout the day, and a merry "Au Revoir" at three o'clock-such have we discovered in her ap' pealing demeanor. Her exuberance does not hide an undercurrent of sweet sympathy, loyalty and comradeship. Her personality now, is but a promise of what it will be in future years. She will be great, for her virtue merits greatnessg she will be loved, for her manner merits love. VIRGINIA MARSHALL BRINK RESURRECTION GLEE CLUB-130, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 CIIEER I.EADERf'3O, '31 "Laughing cheerfulness throws sunshine on all the paths of life." WINSOME, lighthearted "Ginny" has grinned over many a text book and Regents' Examination. Yet the stars point threateningly to the teaching profession for her. Picture "Professor Brink M.A.Ph.D.," as a recognized authority on "How to Quell Youthful Enthusiasm" or "Cheering for the White and the Gold." To us, "Ginny" will ever be that diminutive individual who is blest with a startling amount of generosity and rectitude, an eloquent believer in "Better late than never." if ELIZABETH URSULA BROWN ST. CATHERINE OF GENOA RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'30 ART CLUB-'31 ATHLETIC CLUB'l?7O, '31 "Fine an is that in which the hand, and the head, and the heart go together." BETTY'S ready wit, cheery smile and helping hand have won for her the hearts of her classmates and elevated her to the ranks of a favorite. Besides her social charms, she is a talented artist and an ardent devotee of sports. She is noted especially for her poise and cheerful attitude at the approach of examinations. Essays could be written concerning Betty's affable disposition and sterling character, for she possesses the qualities of a true friend-im tegrity, loyalty and magnanimity. I' Nineteen Twenty ESTHER MARIE BROWN OUR LADY OF MERCY VICE PRESIDENT-Q29 VARSITY'l31 CHEER LEADER-'30 GLEE CLUB-'29, '30 TREASURER-'31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'29, '30 "The smile that bubbles from the heart that loves its fellow men, Will drive away the clouds of gloom and coax the sun again." SINCERITY, loyalty, optimism and jollityi such qualities as these compose the sparkling personality which has always characterized this charming, carefree young lady. The sincere interest exhibited by Esther in extrafcurricula activities attests her intense esteem for "Archbishop Hughes Memorial." Esther's interests aspire to the field of pedaf gogy Wherein we firmly believe she will find ample scope for her talents. LORETTO' AGATHA BRUEN ' OUR SAVIOUR Guia CLUB--'30, '31 "The greeting smile was pledge and prelude of generous deeds and kindly words." LORETTO embodies the true spirit of Catholic girlhood. She is quiet, yet not taciturng conscientious, yet not scrupulous. Her natural craving for learning is augmented by a true love of study. All who come in contact with her are impressed by the sweetness of her disposition. No one can truly say that she ever has heard Loretto utter an unkind word about her asf sociates. May success attend you, dear classmate, in whatever path of life you choose, and may you preserve those characteristics which have so endeared you to your sister Cathedralites. FLORENCE VERONICA BUCKLEY sr. Pius ANNEX 1 "A true friend to everybody Always jolly and full of fun." TO know Florence is to know a cheerful friend who is always willing to help her classmates. Gifted with a sunny disposition and cheery smile she has been a joy to her companions. She is loyal to her friends, always helping them out when their days seem darkest. Many have sought her advice in time of trouble and many have been advised wisely. She is never too busy to help a friend and her kind loving ways have endeared her to all her classmates. She will always be remembered with praise as one who had a kind word for everybody. Thus with a feeling of sadness we see her depart from us and hope that she will be sucf cessful in her chosen life work. RITA MARIE CARLIN sr. FRANcis xAvn1R CLASS PRESIDENT-'27, '28 SECRETARY-'30 LITERARY CLUB- 30, 31 "Those about her From her shall 'read the perfect ways of honor." ALTHOUGH she is one of the youngest members of our class, Rita seems to have traversed mental roads which her elder sisters have never trod. Her proficiency in school work has merited the commendation not only of the student body but of the faculty as well. We are cognizant of Rita's many capabilities and are certain that her achievements will find ample scope in training the plastic minds of eager children in a thorough knowledge of spiritual and material values. Twentyfone Twentyflwo ANNA PATRICIA CARROLL sr. GREGORY GLEE CLUB-'31 "A basliful air becoming everything, A wellfbred silence always at command." HARD work and Anna are on very intimate terms. Happily, she has hastened along the road of knowledge throughout her four years here, an earnest student, progressing consistently towards her desired goal. Though industrious and conscientious, she has not, however, ignored merriment at the proper time. When one has penetrated her quiet dignity, she is repaid by the disclosure of an interesting friend. Her smile and willingness to help, endear her to her numerous friends and predict MARY MAGDALENE CASHIN sr. JOHN cniwsosrom ANNEX II PRESIDENT-'28 VICE PRESIDENT-'29 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 SECRBTARY-'30, '31 "Simplicity of character is no hindrance to subtlety of intellect." EACH class has its Mary, earnest, lovable, gifted and jolly. We have ever found our particular Mary an outstanding scholar, with a decided penchant for "Arma virumque canof' While a serious person at times, Mary is also a most amusing companion, her Irish wit finding a jest in the most commonplace utterance. In a world which appreciates integrity, ac' curacy, and clear thinking, more each day, Mary is assured of the success we know she deserves. for her a roseate future. ELEANOR A. CHIAPPINO T ST. PHILIP NERI DRAMATIC CLUB-'29, '30, '31 ART CLUB-,Sl RECEPTION COMMITTEE',30, '31 "A sweet lieartflifting cheerfulrtess Seemed ever on her steps to wait." LEAVING the memory as it were of an aroma of sweet perfume, Eleanor has passed through four years of scholastic training successfully. Her gifts displayed so frequently may lead her to an artistic career, perhaps even to the stage. We may be certain, however, that Eleanor will face her life work with a warm interest and dauntless courage. As she achieves her ambitions, may there come only those cares into her life as will cast a further glow on her character. l l 1 CATHERINE T. CHRENKO CATHEDRAL Guan CLUB-'29, '30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 SECRETARY-,29 RECEPTION COMMITTEEw-.31 "A smile that gloufd Celestial rosy red, love's proper hue." CATHERINE is a loyal friend and a comrade worthy of confidence. She has, fortunately, the rare gift of making others happy. Whatever pertains to our beloved school has its appeal for Catherine. Three years spent in the Glee Club, and one year of faithfulness in the Athletic Club, verify this wellfknown fact. To this charming graduate, we wish many victories and increasing joy in the performance of her duty. Twmtyfthree Twentyffour NAOMI GEGRGIA CLAPP SAINT COLUMBA SPIRES STAFE-'31 ' ARBUTUS STAEE-'31 LITERARY CLUB'-'30, '31 PRESIDENT, ART CLUB-'31 DRAMATIC CLUB-'31 ATHLETIC CLUE-'30, '31 PRESIDENT'-l29, '30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'29, '30 "A soul as full of worth, as void of pride, Which nothing seeks to show, or needs to hide." NAOMI is one of our versatile schoolmates, ' who succeeds in accomplishing the almost impossible, and whose unseliishness enables her to finish whatever she begins, whatever she seeks, she always obtains. She is a sportswoman and executive both, she possesses the accuracy of the artist and the broadfmindedness of a democrat. The cares which her varied offices imposed upon her, never marred her patience. Well filled years therefore have procured for Naomi the acclamation of unstinted praise. MARY THERESA CLEARY sr. JOSEPH, I-IARLEM DRAMATIC CLUB-'30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE- 30, 31 "And her face so fair Stirr'd with her dream, as rosefleaves with the air." NOT long ago we found a portrait of a typical Irish beauty, the eyes were flashing blueg within them there lay a mischievous twinkle in which we found a note of familiarity. The very gaiety of the picture made it resemble Mary. Yet, an insight into the joyousness and laugh' ter discloses something more, and infinitely liner. She is a good scholar, her girlish simplicity compels us to love her. Her optimistic cheer' fulness has been a prominent factor in the pref servation of her winning disposition. You must know her to understand. Success to you, Mary, on whatever roads you choose to travel. HELEN GERTRUDE CLEVELAND JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL No. 115 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-,28, '29 "The pen is mightiefr than the sword." FRANK and loyal, but so reticent and un' assuming that one scarcely realizes she is there,-Helen has quietly won her way to a high place in our regard. Three years of acquainf tance have enabled us to discern her abilities. Dominant among these is her literary accom' plishments. Helen has chosen to become a teacher at the close of her high school career and knowing her as we do, we entertain no anxiety for her future pupils. She leaves Archbishop Hughes Memorial High School with the wellfwishes of all her classmates. May life smile on her and honest endeavor bring her professional preeminence. I sl. 1 - jf' .1 .ii 1 , I l RITA DOLGRES CLYMER ' SAINT GABRIEL GLEE CLUB-'28, '29. '30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'30, '31 vIcE PRESIDENT-4129, '31 PRESIDENT-'30 PRESIDENT OF C-LEE ctun-'31 "God sent His singers upon earth With songs of sadness and of mirth." DO you know Rita? This is a rhetorical question, for everyone from the timid Freshman to the dignified Senior recognizes the girl whose indefatigable energy has made her so prominent. Rita is justly famous for many reasons. In fact, we wonder where we ought to begin to enumerate her virtues. Her ability to amuse. heads the list. She is, besides, a thorough student, a jovial spirited girl, and above all a leader. These are only a few of the attributes applicable to her and well, indeed, has she earned them. 'I i J Twenty-five Twentyfsit MARGARET A. COLGAN sr. AUGUSTINE ANNEX I C-LEE CLUB-'30, '31 "Feeling or thought that was not true, Ne'e'r 'made less beautiful the blue Uncloudecl heaven of her eyes." A golden goblet filled with clear, sparkling mirth, sweetened with kindness and good will, spiced with ambition and brimming over with sincerity-such is the character of Mar' garet. Perhaps you may object that this illustration may hardly distinguish a character portraitg but one can best realize and appreciate the true personality of this girl by imagining the most desirable qualities, so effectively combined and apportioned as to produce a whole that is def cidedly lovely and lovable. ANNE FRANCES COBY SAINT PETER AND PAUL ANNEX I 'iBe silent and safe-silence never betrays you." TO us, Anne is lovable because she possesses a refined, patricianflike character. Some are prone to call it shyness, yet her remarkable serenity of demeanor, an indelible trait, would be reponsible for this error. With her more inf timate companions, she ranks as a sweet girl, unpretentiously solicitous of others' welfare. In her studies, Anne has labored long and earnestly and her efforts have certainly borne fruit, as is evident in her triumph. To you, dear classmate, we wish a lifetime of many deeds, well done. May fortune favor you as you bask in her smile. EUGENIA VICTORIA' CORBERA OUR LADY OF LOURDES DRAMATIC ctus-'30 sncnnraav-'29 "Candor is the seal of a noble mind, the ornament and pride of man, the sweetest charm of woman and the rarest virtue of sociabilityf' THIS favorite is the fortunate possessor of a distinctive personality coupled with a charm not readily analyzed. In Eugenia we find a rare combination, the reserve of years plus the live' liest qualities of youth. Candid, clever and observant, Eugenia has often amazed us with her delightful, graphic and ever witty descriptions. Eugenia's love for literature and her deep inf sight presage success in ournalism, while her nonchalant acceptance ofj whatever the Fates present assures her of a smooth journey past Life's crossroads. ! .. . L ,-'f 1 . T .. .QA - ' 1+ , ly fl l ' ELSIE CORMIER sr. BENEDICT RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'29, '30 "Her voice was ever soft, Gentle, and low, an excellent thing in woman. ELSIE possesses various pleasing qualities but the foremost of these is her pleasant demeanor toward all with whom she associates. She is remarkable for her simplicity in every undertaking. Success as a student, and evident musical ability do not tend to develop pride by building up the sofcalled "superiority complex." May you continue to win new laurels, Elsie, and may you realize your loftiest ambition! 'Twenty seven Twemyfeighr MARY ELIZABETH COSGROVE sr. Pius CATHEDRAL ANNEX I ' "As by your wisdom, all things else, 'You mainly were sti'rr'd up." THERE is a tinge of humor, a note of laughter mingled with the general seriousness of her nature: she works diligently where inf dustry is requisite, and when "le travail" may be put aside, and play be indulged in, Mary is one of our "good chumsf' Many a gloomy history page must have been left more amiably, for her interest concerning it. She is an excellent student, serious about keeping her standard as a scholar among the highest. With sincerest regrets, we bid "goodbye," or rather "au revoir' to one of our most loyal friends. Mary has not as yet revealed the secret of her future, but we hope she meets with all success in her endeavors. ELIZABETH MARY COWAN sr. LUKE LITERARY CLUB-'30, '31 cuss CLUB-'30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB- 30, 31 "With your unflinching eyes, unflinching face, Like a small angel, carved in a high place." IN Elizabeth we End an unexpected combinaf tion of sincerity and humor so excellently blended that they give her a definite place and special charm. Indeed fortunate were we when first we made the acquaintance of one so un' assuming and cheerful. Nevertheless, it was only as the years passed that we learned to appreciate Elizabeth's courtesy and constancy. She has, we learn, and urge to a business life and wholefheartedly we wish her a fulfillment of her ambition. SARAH VERONICA CULLIGAN INCARNATION GLBE CLUB-'28, '29, '30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUBYQZI PRESIDENT-'30 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'30, '31 "A sunny smile is the soul of Success." IN Sally we have a delightful blending of seriousness and good humor, qualities which, in her case, form a harmonious combination. The result is irresistible. Sally is ever eager and most willing to assist her classmates in distress. She might have been the inspiration for the slogan, "Keep Smiling," for she is an adept in the art. One need not remain long in her presence to discover the depth of sincerity and the infectious geniality which will demand success for Sally. ELEANOR REGINA CUNNINGI-IAM ST. COLUMBA DRAMATIC CLUB-'28, '29 GLEE CLUB-'30, '31 "She cannot change, as others do, Tho' some unjustly scorn." HER calm spirit, friendly nature and generous attitude have made Eleanor a much desired classmate. She is quietly dignided on all occaf sions and her sweet smile has never failed to dissipate the most threatening clouds of dis' quietude. May the success which has crowned her efforts, especially in the club presentations, continue to flow in abundance upon whatever situation in life she may choose. Twentyfmne Thirty CATHERINE ELIZABETH CURRAN OUR SAVIOUR ANNEX I AREUTUS STAFF-Q31 LITERARY CLUB-'30, '31 GLEE CLUB'-.30 VARSITY-'31 ATHLETIC CLUBJHZQ, '30, '31 VICE PRESIDENT-'28, '29, '30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEEi,31 "She was a scholar and a vipe and good one, Exceeding wise, fair spoken, and persuading." A victor in all fields! It is as such that we have known Catherine. For in her have we not discovered the rare combination of scholar and athlete? As a student, Catherine has achieved a record which few can surpass, many times we have marvelled at her mathematical genius. Her athletic ability also has gained many ad' mirers who now realize what a valuable asset she has been to the Varsity. We feel assured that in future years we shall continue to praise her brilliant achievements even as we do tofday. MARIE CATHERINE CURRY sr. CATHERINE or GENOA GLBB CLUB-'30, '31 "So buxom, blitlie, and debonairf' UST visualize a blondfhaired blue eyed inf dividual, the epitome of sincerity and refine' ment and you will see "Our Marie." Though at times she is quiet and unassuming, Marie's jovial disposition will allow some pensiveness. Marie's chief claim to fame lies in her smile. When we are plunged in the depths of gloom on a Monday morning, she greets us with her magnetic smile and lol the world is bright again. Moreover great potentialities lie beneath such gaieties, for Marie is capable of hard work when occasion demands it. She will enter the business world in the near future with the best wishes of her classmates who wish her the fulfillment of her most cherished dreams. MARY M. CURRY ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM-ANNEX II TREASURER'-.28 GLEE CLUB-'30 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 "O blest with temper whose unclouded 'ray Can make tofmorrow cheerful as today!" A TOUCH of spontaneity, a sparklof innate humor and a flash of understanding are all blended into the charming and altogether lovable personality of Mary. Yet this joyous spirit which has characterized her has not proved a deterrent to her scholastic pursuits. Earnest and persevering she has kept her standing high, to the admiration of her many friends. In a word Mary's optimistic conception of life predicts success for her over any obstacle in her path. l EILEEN CURTIN OUR LADY OF MERCY ANNEX I GLEE CLUB--'29, '30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEEt 29, 30 "Kind are her answers But her performance keeps nofdayf' FOR the four years of our association with Eileen, her optimism and courage have con' tinually been an inspiration to us. Her accom' plishments at school have all been noteworthy. She has proven herself a competent actress in our musical performances. This genial, wholesome cheeriness has been a great factor in developing the democratic spirit that is so characteristic of her. We trust that all her future activities may be Worthy of the commendation that has attended those of the past. 'Thmyfone Tlufty-two HELEN MARIE CURTIN sAiNT Auousrma GLEE CLUBfl29, '30, '31 1uzcEPTioN COMMITTEE-'30, '31 "Dark hair, dark eyes-not too dark to be deep, And full of feeling, yet enough to glow with fire when angered." HELEN is one who excels in many fields: she is a musician, a student, and athletefwithf al the possessor of a charming personality. Truly above all, she exemplifies the words of the poet, "The sweetest music is that of the human voice." Nevertheless, our "jenny Lind" does not def vote herself exclusively to singing. She is a scholar of marked ability, as her record shows, leading chiefly in mathematics and the languages. Surely one endowed with so many gifts will not disappoint us but rather will carve out for herself an important niche in the world. MARGARET MARY DAVIS SACRED HEART DRAMATIC CLUB-'31 aEcEPT1oN COMMITTEE"l29 "Soft is the music that would charm forever, The flower of sweetest smell is shy and lowly." SHE is, to all appearances, a shy young lady, but even a hasty insight into her real nature, clearly manifests her vivacity. Margaret is one of our few modern girls, who still retains "ye old habit of blushing" but her modernistic tendencies are displayed when she laughs with the rest of us at her doing so. Far hack in her very active cerebrum, there is a corner of wit which has an uncommon facilf ity of presenting itself, always at the correct moment. Sincerely and regretfully do we wish her Farewell, terminating four happy years of amiable companionship. Jwllflw aff ffrffelf GLEB CLUB JEAN DICKSON HOLY TRINITY "Mildest of manners and kindest of hearts." EAN came to us not heralded by the blare of trumpets, but with a shyness that has never deserted her in the time that has elapsed since our first acquaintance. She is a girl who daily attends to her tasks with as zealous promptif tude that is part of her character. Taking her past achievements as a criterion, we have no doubt that she will become a great credit to her Alma Mater even when time has gently effaced memories of high school days. l HELEN AGNES DONNELLY OUR LADY or soLAca-ANNIzx 1 ATHLETIC CLUB-'31 " May that smile like sunshine Dart into many 0. sinless heart." IT is rather difficult to state definitely what magnetism attracts us to Helen, but the answer lies in her individuality. While her scholastic tasks are done earnestly, we do not associate Helen with being a typical student, but we rather wish to remember her as extreme- ly witty. Her humor has a stimulating effect on her acquaintances. She ives evidence of a suppressed penchant for athletics and so we do not hesitate to say that she will become a successful physical culture directress. May success be yours, Helen! Thxrtyfthree LUCY AGNES DOWNING J Thwryffour ANNE ELIZABETH DOWLING EPIPHANY SPIRES sr,-xrr-'51 GLEE CLUBJIZ8, '29, '30 'L'I'his immense And glorious work of fine intelligence." FRIENDS, we introduce to you one of our leading literary critics. Anne has provided many pleasant moments for us with her deep appreciation of the subtleties of literature. We shall above all, remember her for strength of character and determination. Yet calm and unconcerned as the mountain stream, she def lights in meditation. Her work, however, has always been characterized by initiative, energy and optimism. Never shall the memory of Anne, "whose solid virtue the shot of accident, or dart of chance could neither gaze or pierce," leave us. I W fl f I V ST. ALOYSIUS, GREAT NECK, L. I. DRAMATIC CLUB-f'28, '29, '30, '31 vice PRESIDENT?l29 seciuzrmw-'30 RECEPTION corvimirraa-'28, '29, '30, '31 "Is she not more than painting can express Or youthful poets fancy, when they love?" MISCHIEVOUS, yet thoughtful, funfloving yet serious, charming yet unassuming- thus is Lucy known to her intimate circle of friends. Her distinctive characteristic is her inf variable optimism, prevalent even in the face of overwhelming obstacles. Her hearty good humor, laughing eyes and lovable disposition are truly contagious. We cannot forget her witty contributions to our Arbutus. Above all else, Lucy is a sincere though merry comrade. May your future happiness be measured in proportion to your achievements of the present, Lucy, and may that great testing period ahead bring you as much satisfaction as you brought us joy in the past! C,"'N i KATHLEEN J. EGAN BPIPHANY DRAMATIC CLUB-'31 PRESIDENT-'27 "Smiling always with a never fading serenity of countenance, and flourishing in an imf mortal youth." KATHLEEN'S prominent trait is her ex' traordinary way of being original. Even in her most serious moments, originality holds sway and many a dull afternoon has been brightened by a bit of her unwittingly droll humor. Yet, her fun does not eclipse her tenacity in holding to her theories and voicing her per' sonal opinions with conviction. Whatever the future has reserved for you, Kath, we give you a hearty toast of good' felloship and reluctantly say, "Au revoir!" MARY AGNES FANNING INCARNATIONQANNBX 1 "Softly speak and sweetly smile." RESERVED and quiet, Mary embodies all the characteristics of simple, refreshing girlhood, free from the element of modern soph- istication. Let not a gentle voice be mistaken for weakness, a serious demeanor for a grave or dull interior! Mary's mild appearanze cloaks a funfloving spirit. Despite her quiet manner, she has always proved an interesting conversaf tionalist. Whatever profession she may choose to follow cannot but be embellished by her inf herent enthusiam. To the reticent and dignified Mary-Success ! Tlurlyffive Thlrtyfsix MARY URSULA FARMER ST. CATHERINE ACADEMY DRAMATIC CLUB'-'29, '30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'30, '31 "Of every noble work the silent part is bestg Of all expression that which can not be expressed." TAKE a large amount of seriousness, almost as much jollity, thirty per cent studiousness and love for dancing, and you will have conf cocted a most pleasing recipe, in the records of High School Memories, suitably named-just Mary. She is one of our changeable types, wearing a masque of opaque gravity at times, and, at others, a countenance of gaiety. Attentive at work, she is gay at social gatherings. We shall miss you, Mary, yet we wish you CATHERINE VIRGINIA FARRELLY ST. AUGUSTINE ATHLETIC CLUB-'31 PRESIDENT-'27 VICE PRESIDENT-'28, '29 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'28, '29, '30, '31 "Arid in spite of her wild delightful ways, A quaint precision rules her days." IN Kay we blend the most interesting qualities of student and friend. She is quite intelligent but takes neither herself nor the rest of the world too seriously. Instead of withdrawing to some secluded spot, weary students remain with her to be entertained with her delightful chatter on events of the moment. A laudable power of concentration, supplef mented by a very sunny disposition makes a strong bid for a successful Kay in whatever avocation she may select. I all the success possible. I DOROTHY JEAN FERRICK INCARNATION SPIRES s'rAFF-'31 Am' ctus-'31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30 PRESIDENT-'28 "One science only will one genius fit: So vast is art: so narrow human wit." DOTTY'S smile is one that holds within it' self a gentleness that bespeaks fathomless kindness. Her wit and originality make her a delight to all who have the privilege of her inf timacy. She has shown her devotedness and un' tiring loyalty in high school activities by her associations with several clubs. We will all agree that neither did she conceal her talent of posterfdesigning. She is ever wellfpoised, cheerful and withal an ideal example of the refinement of Catholic culture. We feel she needs no further preparaf tion to meet life's problems. VIVIENNE ALMA FILLE conrus cHRls'r1 GLBE CLUB'l31 9 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'29, 30 "The girl of whom we all are proud, She smiles, and dares to laugh out loud." A WINSOME smile and Vivienne are synonymous, for who has ever seen her frown? Her sparkling wit, which finds an outlet in an odd ropensity for nick-naming, has procured for hier a unique place in the hearts of her classmates. Vivienne has high social ambitions and has done her very best to make our graduation "different" With due appreciation but sincere regret we wish you a hearty "Bon Voyage" as you begin your journey on the sea of life. Thirty-seven Tlurtyfeighr ELIZABETH MARIE FLECK SAINT GABRIEL ACADEMY LITERARY CLUB'-Q30 ATHLBT1c CLUB-q29, '30, '31 L'Maiden with bright brown eyes In whose orbs ambition lies." WELL will we remember Betty, with her expressive brown eyes, low tinkling laugh and athletic vivacity. As a member of our basket' ball Varsity and prominent participant in other activities, she has undoubtedly been most successful. Betty's accomplishments are not limited, however, to outside sources for she is a gratif fying pupil and a staunch friend. If she prove as clearfminded and efficient in the business world, as she has demonstrated her ability on the basketfball court, we predict a bright future full of stupendous undertakings. X . . MAR-IORIE LOUISE FLEMING sr. THoMAs AOUINAS-'ANNEX 2 ATHLETIC CLUB1,3O "And wise is she, whose sympathetic mind Exults in all the good of all mankind." KNOWING Marjorie intimately, we have found her to be a girl of admirable qualities. Her interest is centered in her friends rather than in herself. She has a disposition that is hard to rival for agreeableness and generosity. Margie is happiest when outdoors, whether engaged in some sport or merely strolling along about her usual affairs. We hope that her cheerfulness and gaiety will endure and never be submerged beneath the weight of disappointment or frustrated hopes. MARY A. FLYNN ASCENSION REc12PTioN commirrss-'28, '29 ARBUTUS srarr-'28 DRAMATIC CLUB'-J27, 28 "Truth is always the strongest argument." IN argumentation-page Mary if you would witness an interesting debate. During our high school years, we have been puzzled by the complexity of her nature-womanly, and yet interspersed with many boyish qualities. Her chief characteristic is manifested daily in her desire to be "different," a volition that has developed her argumentative powers. Obscurity veils her life work, yet we have a suspicion that she will either be a lawyer, or a journalist, -the criminal courts or press offices will welcome her individualistic ideas! In any event, may victory be hers. iii MARY MARGARET FLYNN 'rRANsFiouRATioN DRAMATIC CLUB-'30, '31 "A good heart is better than all the heads in the world." HOW difficult it is to repress a reminiscent smile at the mention of Mary. Immediately we recall a chubby, curlyfheaded Miss, with her "smiling Irish eyes" ever dancing their way out of every unpleasant occurrence. Mary is as goodfnatured as she is jolly. Her classmates have found in her a helpful, agreeable companion. We are loath to part with so merry a Cathedralite, yet we feel proud in knowing that we give to the world, a gay, sweet colleen. Thirtyfnine F ony MARY MARGARET FREEHILL PUBLIC SCHOOL 28'ANNEX No. 3 DRAMATIC CLUB-'l29, '30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'29, '30, '31 "Deal gently with her, world, I pray Te cares like softened shadows fall." WHEREVER Mary goes she brings a breezy cheerfulness, penetrating and contagious. Hidden under a visage of calm assurance lie unknown qualities, kindness and generosity are not the least of these for she is friendly, conf scientious, helpful and loving. She is not only endowed with dramatic ability but also with an amazing aptitude for athletics. Let us hope that the world will treat this charming, unsophisticated Miss gently, and with due gratitude, so that she may successfully achieve her ambition-teaching. MARGARET MARY GALVIN sr. PIUS'-ANNEX 2 SBCRETARY-'27, 28 "A face with gladness overspreadg Soft smiles, by human kindness bred." IN Margaret we find a great rarity-the perfect combination of warmth and dignity. A pleasant humor makes her interesting, a peaceful rnien, inviting. In addition to the attributes of a delightful companion, Margaret possesses the conspicuous qualities of an able student. One discovers her ability and friendliness only by mere chance, for she is very retiring. The reason is that Margaret finds silence beautiful and, therefore, loves it, her eminent characteristic resides in a keen perception of beauty. ALICE MARIE GARVEY sT. THOMAS APOSTLE ORCHESTRA-'28 ATHLETIC CLUB-S31 GLEE CLUB-528, '29, '30, '31 "Gentle thoughts and calm desires Kindle neverfdying fires." MANY are born to "blush unseen and waste their fragrance on the desert air." This is not applicable to our Alice, who has dwelt among us without a diminution of her meritg she has not gone unnoticed. She claims as her own, an almost uncanny attribute of contributing her drole remarks just at the psychological moment. Always working for her class and school, with honest interest and ardent zeal, Alice will be happily remembered by her classmates with whom she shared the joy of happy days. W 1 l , . MARY ELIZABETH GATELY sT. PETER AND PAUL'ANNBX 1 PRESIDENT'-'29 v1cE PRESIDENTHJZ7, '28 RECEPTION COMMITTEE1'29, '30 "Cheerful humor nothing can dismay Unmfjled by care from day to day." WHENEVER we think of Mary, sounds of her laughter come to our ears. Never once has a frown wrinkled her brow, for hers is a joyfloving disposition. She is one of the few proud possessors of an unchanging temperament, Even when trials seem unbearable, she retains her smile of patient endurance. Her cheerfulness radiates and buoys up the spirits of all. She may well be termed the "Optimist" of the class, for she has brought sunshine where gloom often prevailed. Mary, in all earnestness, we hope your sweet personality will endear you to future associates, as it has to us. I F urtyfone F ortyftwo MARGARET A. GLASSON ST. GABRIEL ATHLETIC CLUE-'31 RELAY TEAM1'31 "As merry as the day is long." LOOK upon a typical "Young America," filled with the buoyancy of true American youthf fulness, yet possessing just enough staid calm- ness to make a suitable balance. Margaret is one of our impulsive, carefree classmates, and her merryfmaking has enlivened our most sucf cessful socials. Her main penchants center around athletics, and she aspires to teaching physical training. When, in the future, we advance into some big, cool gymnasium, we'll probably find Margaret voicing a premptory, "Deep knee bending," and endeavoring to conceal a smile at the none too graceful antics which may follow. HELEN TERESA GOREY SAINT JEAN THE BAPTISTE LITERARY CLUEM-'30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-':28 "That easy trust, that prompt belief In what the warm heart wishes true." CONGENIALITY and reliability are the characteristics which best describe Helen. Cheerful and loving Helen has won the trust and respect of everyone at school. She has proved herself by valuing her friendships highly and keeping the inost secrets of her confidanter. Her sturdy character will undoubtedly warrant a fruitful future, one which we are sure, will reap for her untold blessings. Four years of pleasant companionship with s0 delightful a friend make us truly remorseful at our separation. MILDRED MARIE HAMEL sr. PAUL CHARLEMD ORCHESTRA-'28, '29, '30, '31 "Her face with the fine glow that's in it, As fresh as an appleftree bloom, And, oh! when she comes, in a minute Like sunbeams she brightens the room." MILDRED is a congenial girl, ever witty, ever cheerful. She has a knack for succeedf ing in whatever she undertakes, be it in the scholastic or sport field. She is a sympathetic listener to your trials and a pleasant friend ap' preciating your good fortune. Perhaps she is best known for her wonderful selffcontrol and unselfish nature. Everybody loves her for her agreeable disposition. Surely all reco nize Mildred's ability as a bass violinist. For four years she has contributed her best efforts to the school orchestra. Mildred intends to continue her studies at Mt. Saint Vincent College and we are positive l she will be successful. Although we are certain to miss her, we wish her success and happiness in her chosen career. ISABELLA A. HASTINGS OUR LADY OF MERCY'-ANNEX 1 GLEE CLUB-'20, '30, '31 "Act well your part, there all the honor lies." XX ZHO can forget the frequent outbursts of laughter which the policemen of "All at Sea" provoked? The principal comedienne was Isabella with her rich voice that held the audience spellbound. Isabella is the friendly type of girl who strictly adheres to the old adage "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you." Her willingness to offer a helping hand proves it. Good fortune be yours, Isabella, may you some day reign as prima donna in the Metropolitan Opera. Forty-three Fortyfjllur MARGARET LOUISE I-IEDLUND BLESSED SACRAMENT LITERARY CLUB-'31 DRAMATIC cLUBf 28, '29 "Then give to the world the best you have And the best will come back to you." FRIENDLY and unassuming yet possessed of enviable talents in dramatics and literature, Margaret seems, above all, to be the avowed authority on all matters relative to mythology, as such she has been a most popular and useful member of the Virgil classes. However, Margaret's knowledge is by no means limited to the ethereal regions. Indeed her enthusiasm for literature has found a worthy outlet in our Literary Club. So pleasing a personality, enhanced with so many gifts, we feel will reward Margaret's aspirations and effect a remuneration from the kindly Fates. MARGARET FRANCES HENCHY ST. JEAN THE BAPTIST LITERARY CLUB-'31 PRESIDENTJJZS, '29 SECRBTARY-'31 RECEPTION coMMirrss!'28 "For courtesy wins for woman as well as valor may." YOUR name, Margaret, signihes what you are to us-"a pearl," of great price. There is no doubt of your sterling worth. Time and tests have proven your strong character, ref liability, and good nature. Never will this rare jewel be lost, for it is deeply embedded in the heart of your fellow Cathedralites. When all things must be returned to their Maker, may Christ lovingly claim this pure gem us His own. HELEN ELBERTA HENDERSON ST. BERNARD EDITOR, sPIREs-'31 ASSHT EDITOR, ARBUTUS-'30 EDITOR, ARBUTUS-'31 . . LITERARY CLUB- 30, 31 DRAMATIC CLUE-'28, '30, '31 RECEPTION coEiMITTEEA'29, '30, '31 sEcRETARY-'28, '29, '30, '31 "Blessed with each talent and each art to please And born to write, converse, and live with ease." IMAGINATION reigns supreme, the mind considers, the pen worksfand we have one of Helen's compositions. Her exceptional literary output has won for her the unanimous praise of her classmates. Her great trait is her pref dominant willingness to serve, to strive, and to accomplish. Her liberal conception of "l'esprit I de corps" has Won our admiration, her generous l wit has captivated our hearts. We pay her tribute as a literateur, we offer her our love as a classmate, and, in all sincerity we proffer the eternal golden cup of lasting friendship to her! ETHEL CONSTANCE HENRY PUBLIC scnooi. 132 "A lovely countenance is the fairest of all sights, and the sweetest harmony is the sound of the voice of her whom we love." A PERSONALITY as sparkling, vivacious and magnetic as that of our classmate, characteristically known as "everyone's friend," is most difficult to describe. Her gay, optimistic outlook on life has brightened many dark, dreary hours. Yet, in spite of her numerous friends, Ethel retains the sweet simplicity that she possessed when we first inet her. As for Ethel's scholastic achievements, we can dountlessly say that she truly deserves the dignified title of senior. We are confident as we say "Adieu" to Ethel that her lofty ideals and ambitions will serve her as successfully in her chosen career, as they have in Cathedral High. Furlyffive Forty-six MARGARET MARY HICKEY ST. IcNATIus LOYOLA SECRETARY-'28 TREASURER-'29 ATHLETIC CLUB-'29, '30, '31 "Her friendship, once determined, never swerves, Weighs 'ere it trusts, but weighs not 'ere it serves." CLEAR thinking, confident and ambitious, Margaret is the possessor of that rare gift of forming and cherishing friendships. An excellent athlete, especially adept at basketball and baseball, she has helped to hold aloft Cathedral's standards. Truly representative of a worthy Memorialite, she has shown interest and enthusiasm in every school activity, and social events have found in her a steady sup' porter. Margaret's is a noble ambition-that of becoming a nurse, and we, who know her, are sure that with her invincible spirit and ability, she will spend her life well in noble social SC I'V1CC . ANNA MERCEDES HIGGINS SAINT MONICA ARBUTUS STAFF1'3l GLEE CLUB-'30, '31 GLEE CLUB-'30, '31 ATHLETIC cI.UBf'29, '30, '31 vIcEfPaasIDENT-'27, '28, '29, '31 VARSITY-'31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'29, '30, '31 "The rising blushes, which her cheek o'erf spread, Are opening roses in the lily's bed." YOU know her, don't you? She is the girl with the rosy cheeks and wide inquiring eyes who always seems to be doing more than she can, yet who always accomplishes what she attempts. As captain of our Varsity, she has led her team through fair and stormy weather to honest victory or noble defeat. She thinks beautiful thoughts, dreams lofty dreams, and plans brilliant exploits. There is none other like her-none other so naive, so kind, so capable of discerning the right thing. Of course you know our Anne! She has proved, while among us, that sh ecan attain the highest peak of achievement. May "Excelsior," then, ever be her motto. ANNA VERUNICA HIRO sr. Jos1zPH, YORKVILLE ATHLETIC CLUB'-'30, '31 "A sweet heartlifting cheerfulness Like springftime of the year," A SPARKLING personality, with a remark' able tendency toward drollery has made Anna a favorite among her classmates. ' Bubbling over with vitality, Anna clearly shows that she is a firm advocate of school spirit. Surely you must have often seen her rushing at a rapid pace through the corridors on an errand pertaining to the Welfare of all. Her sporting nature and her enthusiastic support of everything she favors, have won for her the love and admiration of her associates. For Anna, we predict success and the happif ness that she so willingly extends to others. FRIDA TERESA HOFSTETTER MOST HOLY RBDEEMER VICE'PRESIDBNT-130 "Graceful and useful all she does Blessing and blest wl1e're'e1' she goes." GOLDEN hair and soft, expressive eyes are apt to prejudice one where Freda is conf cerned. Yet although she is slim and graceful, her charming appearance is not her only asset. Freda's unusual amount of common sense is most noticeable. Seldom ruffled-she is quiet yet funfloving, undemonstrative yet affecf tionate. She presents a picture of fragile lovelif ness, yet she is a young woman of decided opinions and determination. Her inclinations tend toward business. Her practicability and precision will insure her ad' vancement in that element so admirably suited to her. Fcrrty-seven Fonyfeight 1 W- MARGARET MARY HORN SACRED HEART, Mr. VERNON ART ctus-'31 ORCHESTRA-'28, '29, '30 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-J28, '29, '30 "To those who know thee not, No words can paint. To those who know thee, Know, all words are faint." XX IE are loath to bid Adieu to Margaret whose charming and distinctive per' sonality has endeared her to us all, describing whom mere words are truly inf adequate. The possessor of infinite Margaret retains a nonchalant and imperturbf able nature, capable of attacking any situation and emerging victorious with an unrullled exterior. As an active member of the Art clu garet has combined originality with talent and has produced unique results. In view of her competence and inte we foretell a brilliant future for her business world which she will soon g CONSTANCE PATRICIA HORAN CATH EDRAL oacr-IEsTRA-'28, '29, '30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'31 "If music be the soul of wit, play on." WE penetrate a mask of seriousness and find a smile, and as we realize that that serious smile is about to leave us, a tear of reluctant sorrow falls into our cup of joy. The talents of Constance lie mainly in musical fields, and as first violinist in our orchestra, she has often regaled us with en' trancing compositions. Although Connie's music is her chief interest, her studies have never suffered because of it, and her sociability soars high above the level of ordinary friendliness. Now, as we part, we propose a toast to this sister Cathedralite: "May the name of her whose memory shall ever be entwined with music reecho in the hearts of the class of '31, and lead them to Wish that she may prosper in the calling that allures her." and in poise, b, Mar' lligence, in the race. M l HELEN HUGHES ST. PETER DRAMATIC CLUB-'31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-128 "Blue were her eyes as the fairyfflax, Her cheeks like the dawn of day." WHEN we met Helen, we immediately formed an original conception of "Brevity, the soul of wit," but certainly the aforesaid referred to brevity of stature only, for in the past four years, we have found in this petite Miss a copious amount of prose and poetry. Dancing and proficiency in history seem rather a curious combination, but they are her own. Her power lies mainly in a retentive memory for historical facts, and thus we know she will be an advantage to any of our brilliant political leaders on points of diplomacy and conciliation. Here's to a promising and popular career for 11 future stateswoman! MARGUERITE FRANCES HUGUE ASCENSION LITERARY CLUB-'31 DRAMATIC cLUBA'3O, '31 RECEP1-10N COMMITTEE-129, '31 "Of manners gentle, of affections mild, In wit a girl, simplicity a child." GNE usually associates a fiery disposition with the tint of Marguerite's "crowning glory." However, there is one exception to the rule in this classmate of ours, whose placidity and calmness, even in the most turbulent hours, have been characteristic of her four years here. Beneath her amiable demeanor there is an intangible depth which only intimacy with her uncovers. Her docile spirit then reveals much tenderness. What more can we accord her than success in all its phases, for she deserves it, as one of our most competent students most loyal friends and dearest associates. Fortyfnivle Fifty l , CATHERINE TERESA JOYCE MMACULATB CONCEPTION, MASS. GLEE CLUB'-531 "Gentle of speech, benejicent of mind." UPON Hrst acquaintance, Catherine impressed us as a somewhat demure, unassuming inf dividual, but further intimacy solicited for her a special place in all our hearts. A girl of few words, Catherine is the possessor of a refined, charming personality that is not averse to a sally of wit. Regarding scholarship, she is most zealous and conscientious in the preparation of all her studies. Unusual work is reserved for such as you, may you attain the height of your cherished ambition! MARY AGNES HYLAND sr. IGNATIUS LoYoLA "Far may we search before we fl cl A heart so womanly and so kind." SCHOOL day memories perhaps shall fade as the years roll by, but We have reserved a special place in our hearts for our ever pleasant unobtrusive classmate, Mary. In every endeavor she has exhibited con scientious effort, thus bespeaking her strong character which, behind a mask of quiet self reserve, reveals Mary to 'Lunseeing eyes a reticent, rather shy young lady. When the journey is rough on the road that is beckoning us all, Mary need have no fear for her's is the beautiful gift to inspire loyal sincere friendship. ANNE CHRISTINA JUDGE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION-ANNEX 1 RECEPTION corvimirrniz-'31 "Her every tone is rnusic's own, Like those of morning birds, And something more than melody Dwells ever in her words." ONLY one who has heard these words, com' ing as a bit of sunshine peeping through a gray sky can realize the hope, the joy, and the comfort they can give. The ever calm and gentle surface of her disposition is enhanced by a subtle humor catching up all in a tide of fun and laughter. Anne seems to go on her way, spreading sun' shine, sharing all things with others, their joys as well as their sorrows, and in turn she is well beloved. MARJORIE DEANE KELLY HOLY NAME DRAMATIC CLUB-'29, '30, '31 ' RECEPTION comrviirraiz-'31 "To me more dear, congenial to my heart, One native charm, than all the gloss of art." HERE is another girl in the class whose fun' loving nature combines with a charm and grace of mien that has endeared her to us in the two years of our companionship. Marjorie is a piquant, fascinating little lady who loves learning, but not too muchg she has an obvious penchant for dancing, music and song, and her nimble feet have provided en' tertainment for many an impromptu social. Her scholastic standard is commendable, her smile, perfect. Wouldn't you like to know her? We love our chum and say not "goodbye" but "Au revoir" as we separate for a time. Fiftyrc-rig F iftyftwo JOSEPHINE KIELY sr. THOMAS AQUINAS ANNEX 2 MARY VERONICA KELLY sr. PETER AND PAUL-ANNEX 1 GLEE CLUBJQB1 "Sweet bird that shunn'st the noise of folly, Most musical, most melancholy." BEHOLD a small "Miss Efficiency" whose chief capability lies in punctual performance of study and thorough perseverance in her attempts. She is pleasingly quiet, but not bashful in the least. Even a troublesome French translaf tion cannot disturb her placid earnestness, and her practical views on current topics are en' tertaining and instructive. A little bird, perching on our inquisitive shoulders, nods his head wisely when we predict that Mary will be a social worker. What is his opinion? When we are wishing Mary a fond farewell, we'll ask the secret, and offer our congratulations. GLEE CLUB-'30, '31 , . ATHLETIC CLUB- 30, 31 'LA face with gladness overspread, Soft smiles, by human kindness bred." IT can be truly said that during jo's years at Cathedral she has become one of the most popular and admired of all our girls. Her optif mistic attitude in the face of many difficulties has tided her over many a crucial moment. To those who know her personally for her kindness, sincerity, cheerfulness and vivacity, her friendship is invaluable. It is said that fortune smiles on those who are cheerfulg if so, jo's cup of success will al' ways be filled to overflowing. CATHERINE CECILIA KNOUD CATHEDRAL GLEE CLUB-'28, '29, '30, '31 "A true friend to everyone, Always jolly and full of fun." HAVE you ever met a person, whose hearty laugh and dry humor inspire a wish for future friendship? If you have, you will under' stand our feelings toward Catherine. She is a true optimist, a loyal friend and an ideal comf panion. In parting, Catherine, we need not wish you happiness, for that, we are confident, will be yours. Your sunny smiles and many charms will bring a ready response to all your future enterprises. MARCELLA RITA KUHNER sr. AGNES ART CLUB? 31 "Amazing brightness, purity and truth, Eternal joy and everlasting love." MARCELLA is one of our most reserved classmates, yet her scholastic brilliancy and dependability are unquestionable. Unperturbed facility marks her industry in the field of "Publius Virgilius Marc," whose wanderings hold for her no terrors. Her unselfishness in placing such literary beauty at the disposal of less talented companions has aroused our sentiments of respect and gratitude. Marcella's life ambition has thus far been concealed. It will be of a lofty type and we know it will merit the laurel of victory. Fnftyflliree F iftyf four VIOLA MARY LAIRD coxufus cmusrr PHILOMENA LO GUIDICE TRANSFIGURATION PRESIDENT-'28 sEcRE'rARYd'28 "A fair exterior is a silent recommendation." HER reserve and natural cleverness make Philomena memorable. During the annals of our school life, not once has she failed us. Her ability to emerge victorious from her battle with unknown and to prove that "K-bh," has unquestionably placed her in the ranks of our most excellent mathematicians. We must not picture Philornena as devoting all her attention to a study of mathematics, for she has proven a most efficient scholar in every course she has undertaken. May Good Fortune attend you! "A fair girl of eighteen, Fresh glittering with graces Of mind and of mienf' WHEN we look back upon our highfschool career we will undoubtedly think of the lightfhearted girl who brightened our hours of study. Her deep brown eyes danced in and out among one's tired and listless thoughts, often breaking and banishing the monotony of work. Among our sweetest recollections will be Viola's contribution to our book of school lifeg then too, added to these, an appreciative memory of her geometric ability, that smoothed, to some degree, the hard long road of knowledge. , , CLAIRE A. LAMERS sr. AUG USTINE-ANNEX 1 Guan CLUB-'31 PRESIDENT'-'28 "'Yea1s change thee not." DURING the four years we have known her, Claire has never changed her pleasant ways, nor lost the pleasing qualities which we observed in her as a Freshman. Her fidelity to studies, her unselfish demeanor, and her everfpresent cheeriness have done much toward making hers a lovely personality. Her sterling characteristics are many, and recognizing the fact, we express the certainty that the years ahead will be for her a period of ardent aspirations nobly fulfilled. l .W ' , U' Ya ELEANOR MARIE. LANDY sr. JOSEPH-BRoNx DRAMATIC CLUB-'28, '29, '30, ,31 VICE PRESIDENT-'27, '28 RECEPTION COMMITTBE-'29, '30, '31 "So long as men can breathe, or eyes can see, So long lives this and this gives life to thee." THOSE who are not acquainted with Eleanor, may be puzzled by the rather ambiguous quotation we have applied to her, but by it we refer to her vibrant personality, that is ever startling us with some new viewfpoint. Through' out her high school course, reading has been her favorite pastime, and her classmates also have shared in the benefits accruing from this. She has frequently saved the day in history class, is ever willing to lend a helping hand to cla q tes. That you may succeed in whatever Ik of life you choose is the earnest wish of 'o r sister Cathedralites, Eleanor! Fifty-five Fiftyfsix JEANNETTE CLARE LEDDY SACRED HEART "Lowliness is young ambitiorfs ladder." INNATE charm, sweetness of manner and dependability in action are three valuable traits in Jeanette. A boundless desire to be a friend to all, is a fitting tribute to her character. Of her many talents, music is her greatest accomplishment. Displaying her knowledge of the musical art she is oblivious of all about her, even her enthralled audience. Indeed the future holds forth a beckoning hand to this virtuoso. May she trod in stately measure through life, happy and unmolested. GWENDOLYN MARY LEE sr. ANGELA MERICIH-ANNEX 1 sPiREs STAFE-'31 ARBUTUS STAFF'-,3l GLEE CLUB"-150, '31 LITERARY CLUB-'50, '31 "Here is a spirit deep, and crystalfcleav, Calm beneath her earnest face it lies." GWEN holds for her friends a glowing love, which is reciprocated by those she favors. All realize that, although she excels in all her studies, she is a funfloving, sympathetic and cheery girl. Add to these qualities the fact that she is a staunch supporter of the wellfknown French motto- "Ce que vous faites, faites bien." Methinks, 't would have been a sad year for Aeneas had not Gwen been there to en' courage him on his oftfrepeated journeys to and from Italy. Let me propose a toast in honor of the girl whom we all admire. Here's to Gwen, may she ever be "just Gwen." LUCILLE MARIE LEE HOLY ckoss-ANNEX 2 ATHLETIC ctun-'30, '31 "Charms strike the sight, but merit wins the soul." SX IE, the class of '31, are looking forward with eager expectation to the future scientihc accomplishments of our classmate. Who knows but she may surpass Einstein? Lucille has established an outstanding record in athletics. If the adroitness and sense of good sportsmanship which she has learned in this pursuit remain with her always, her success is assured. Leaving Cathedral, she takes with her the affection and good wishes of the entire class. KATHLEEN VERONICA LEEN HOLY SPIRIT "A laughing eye, a nimble wit, A friendly heart, thatls all of it." THROUGHOUT the school it would be hard to find a girl who does not know and appreciate the sense of humor with which Kathleen is so richly endowed. No group of funfmakers is complete without her. Many times we have listened with eagerness to some of her compositions which had the power either to convulse us with their bantering or render us speechless with an appreciation of their worth. When the portals of Alma Mater close behind Kathleen, we shall have lost one of the brightest, cheeriest and friendliest girls we have ever known. F iftyfset en Fnfryfeighz all ' 'ffzafff MARTHA GERTRUDE LEIK ST. PETER GLEE CLUB-,Sl "A kinder girl treads not the earth." MARTHA has always been one of our less talkative classmates. Someone must have impressed upon her mind, in early years, that she "should be seen and not heard." She has been very successful in her scholastic work, which she has always undertaken with a characteristic wholehearted energy that amazed spectators. Martha has won for herself inf numerable friends, though few have penetrated her quiet reserve. Quiet, studious, helpful-dthus shall we al ways remember our Martha. V l MARY AGNES LEURELE CORPUS CH RISTI LITERARY CLUB-'31 DRAMATIC CLUB-'29, '30, '31 SECRETARY-531 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'30 "We met thee, like a pleasant thought, When such is wanted." PETITENESS does not signify a small amount of efficiency. Mary has proved the contrary in her cleverness as our Dramatic Club's eflicient little secretary. She is persistent in studies, jolly at play, and always optimistic. Petite best describes her, yet, we certainly couldn't allow such a delightful character to escape us entirely, conf sequently, Mary, we shall "follow thee and thy pursuits e'er and anon to success." JULIETTE TERESA LIPPE oua LADY os LOURDES GLEE CLUB-128, '29, '30 ATHLETIC CLUB-'29, '30 PRESIDENT-'27 VICE'PRESIDENTYq3O TREASURER-'29 "Rare compound of oddity, frolic and 'To 'relish a joke and 'rejoice in a pun." WHEN, in music class, we were startled by a sudden demand to exert our vocal cords, how happy were we that Juliette was in our midst, to carry the efforts of her less gifted classmates on to a happy ending. Yet it is not Juliette's songfbird qualities alone that have won for her the admiration of her friends, but also her magnetic personality. "Carefree and happy the whole day through," she maintains her poise even in the most trying situations while her optimism is the envy of all who know her. We bid you, adieu, Juliette, confident that success will smile on all your efforts. RECEPT t t A will her eq Stau in her HER manner gentle, her Catherine is classmates. She hopeful, the gloomy side of life never phases CATHERINE HELEN LOGAN sr. PAUL GLEE CLUBAQZS, '29, '30, '31 1oN commirrizis-'28 cheerful temper joined with innocence make beauty attractive, knowledge def lightful and wit goodfnaturedf' is always pleasing, her speech attitude admirable. a very dear friend to all her has always been cheerful, ever uanimity. nch loyalty to our Alma Mater as shown keen interest in school affairs, will be l translated into proportionate energy in another activity that will soon claim her attention. F i fty-n me Sixty FLORENCE ELIZABETH LONG ST. AGNES LITERARY CLUB-'30, '31 ARBUTUS STAFF-l3l DRAMATIC CLUB'-530, '31 VICE'PRESIDENT'l29, '30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'29, '30, '31 'lTl1e spriglitly wit, the lively eyes, The engaging smile, the gaietyf' GRAY eyes are generally pensive, but Florence's usually hold a twinkle that is ill concealed. Here is a true girl in the world of girls whose candid humor claims affection. Her wit has served her well in her Work as "Bons Mots Editor" of our paper, and her never' failing gaiety has always brightened our school years. She possesses a forceful dramatic power that was augmented in the ruthless conniving villain, Baradas, of "Richelieu," We need not wish her joy, for, as long as the world laughs, she will laugh with it, and laughter with happiness are for her nearly synonymous. MURIEL FRANCES MACKENZIE OUR LADY OF MERCY VICE'PRESIDENTi'l29 . . RECEPTION COMMITTEB- 29, 30 "Thus wisely careless, innocently gay, Cheerfully she played." FOUR years ago, the Bronx sent Cathedral an ambitious youngster-Muriel. Since then, dullness has ceased to exist for the Class of '31, in the pleasure of her companionship. She possesses a lovable temperament. Her ever ready smile and delightful optimism will gain for her even more friends. Those who are fortunate in knowing Muriel deem her a loyal companion and true sportswoman. May happiness attend you in whatever field you display your talents, Muriel. ROSE THERESA MCBRIDE CATHEDRAL "The secret of being lovely is being sweet." UNPRETENTIOUS, calm and mild, yet funf loving and everfready to smile, may best describe "our Rose." Here is a loyal and generous nature, enriched by a subtle humor which refuses to be concealed even by her cloak of reserve. Her scholastic endeavors have been rewarded with the success which conscientiousness and perseverance invariably merit. A charming companion is Rose, in whose pretty dimples lurks the secret of her irresistible appeal to her numerous friends. May golden success dawn as a bright aurora early upon your career! T KATHLEEN CORNELIA MCCLAUREY GLEE CLUB-'30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB,-'30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'28, '29, '31 "The best part of beauty is that which a picture cannot show." THE "A, B, C's" of Kathleen's character are amiability, beauty of mind and charm. Once you become acquainted with her, you have found a true friend. She possesses the power to converse freely on various topics without be' coming tiresome or uninteresting. She does not permit her splendid athletic ability to interfere with her work as a student. An even disposition, cultured manner and scintillating humor warrant her success in life. We shall always remember her as a gay com' . W panion. Sixtyfone Sixtyftiu ANN MARIE MCCLUSKEY HOLY TRINITY Aanurus STAFF-'31 LITERARY CLUB!'31 GLEE CLUB-'30 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 MANAGER, ATHLETIC CLUB-'31 "Born for success she seemed With grace to win, with heart to hold With shining gifts, that took all eyes." TO write about Ann is a tremendous taskg not from lack of material but from an abundance. Her proficiency in English has won her the position of Assistant Editor of the "Arbutus," while her ability to answer quesf tions in Physics has averted many a crisis. lcefskating, basketfball and tennis are her favorite sports. It is to her management that We owe our successful social activities. Her keen intellect, oratorical powers, def termination and humor assure Ann of success in her chosen professionflaw. RITA FRANCES MCCOY PUBLIC SCHOOL 115 CLEB cLUBJ'29, '30 "Little in stature Big in ideas." THOUGH Rita does at times withdraw from her bustling surroundings, and dream of other, fairer worlds, she often lets her visions escape to the winds and becomes as enthusiastic as the rest of us. She has a great love for literature and may be called the class authority in that field. Rita has proven herself an expert composer, and we hope that before long, we can place her books among our treasures and proudly boast that she was our classfmate at Cathedral High. ELEANOR H. MCDONALD CATHEDRAL "A friend may well be reckoned the master' piece of nature." SHY and reticent, yet what profound thoughts be in Eleanor's fertile mind! Throughout her four years among us, we have looked upon this fair girl as a source of perfect benevolence, a model of many virtues and a treasure of youth and charm. Her quiet humor has ever been appreciated but her versatile character is most clearly known to those who have the honor of her acquaintance. Truly, she is "a woman nobly planned, Born to comfort and command." ELLEN TERESA MC DONNELL sA1NT JOHN rns BVANGELIST DRAMATIC CLUB-'27 ART CLUB-'31 "Pleasant features, hair so brown, On whose face there is no frown." ALWAYS optimistic and cheerful, thus we find Ellen even on the darkest day. When others seem steeped in despair, she plays the part of a wise "Pollyanna." We are drawn to her not only because of her quiet charming manner but also because she possesses a strong, admirable character. Although we know Ellen as a girl of few words yet her brevity does not bespeak a lack of knowledge, for she is an untiring student. In parting, Ellen, may we wish you every success and many bright joys for your future. Sxxtyfzhree Sixtyfjkiur IRENE REGINA MC DONNELL IMMACULATE CONCEPTION ARBUTUS STAFP-'31 LITERARY CLUB'-130, '31 VICE PRESIDENT-'30 RECEPTION COMMITTEEJQSO, '31 PRESIDENT DRAMATIG GLUE-'30, '31 "Lips full wreathed with smiles to break A youthful spirit eager and awake." UNE is singularly attracted to Irene who, though successful in the best dramatics, is happily minus that temperamental complex generally found in the finished actress. Her personal charm is quite without studied effect, while her spontaniety and natural goodfwill have gained for her the affectionate esteem of her teachers and classmates. Distinguished by a true spirit of generosity and good fellowship she has spent her years well here and crowned her labors by her dynaf mic dramatization of "Richelieu" emphasizing at once the recognition of her talent and charm. CATHERINE MCGARRY SAINT GREGORY TI-IE GREAT ART CLUB'-'31 "A countenance in which did meet Sweet records, promises as sweetfl TO know Catherine is to be captivated by her elusive charm. Her genial smile and discreet personality endear her to all. How true, in describing Catherine, are the words of William Bryant "The only way to shine even in this false world is to be modest and unassum' ing." Then too, CHth6f1DCl5 activity in the Art Club has proven that her artistic ability is truly an enviable gift. Our hearts will ever glow at the memory of Catherine. May she always be as happy as she has endeavored to make her associates! MARGARET MARY MCGOLDRICK CATHEDXAL oncnizsrim-'28, '29, '30, '31 vice PRBsxnENTf'28 TREASURER"'l3O "Beauty that dwells in a dear familiar place, In the sweet glow ofa young girl's happy face." WHEN your gaze at this picture, you will scarcely realize what lurks behind that impassive expression, and what various emof tions this young lady can summon to her placid countenance. Her ringing laughter is always friendly and kind. When a frown creases her serene brow, something is seriously amiss. She is a mild mannered girl, blessed with a charitable spirit that knows no limits. And so we surmise that Margaret will always be remembered and loved for that gentle good nature which has always been her chief trait! MARY ELIZABETH MCGUIRE sr. PAUL GLEE cLuB-'31 "Guileless simplicity marks her as its own." DURING her high school career Mary has ever trod the path of detachment, sincerity and fidelity. She is straightfforward, yet gentle,--vivacious yet poised. Her gift of conversation makes her a delightful companion. The determination and diligence that she has manifested in the past years will be a pledge in attaining for her in the future a success with' out a flaw. Sixty-five Sixtyfsix l i i . .... l MARIE TERESA MCLAUGHLIN IMMACULATB coNcsPr1oN TREASURER-'30 "And she hath smiles to earth unknown Smiles that with motions of their own Do spread and sink and use." LIKE Henry Clay, Marie seems to realize that "peace is Gocl's greatest gift," and must be preserved at any cost. We are sure that Marie's gracious bearing and engaging manner will gain for her friends beyond number. Marie's genial disposition and magnetic smile, we feel, will continue to win the conf fidence of her associates in business. She will not readily be forgotten by the class of '31. SHEILA MARY MCHUGH INCARNATION "An angelfwatered lily That near God Grows and is quiet." AMONG the personalities which flash through school life, the beauty of this quiet nature may have been overlooked. Yet we all know that this maiden with her musical Irish name possesses the qualities which make Catholic womanhood beloved. She is modest and gentle with that intrinsic refinement of nature which cannot be acquired at any instif tution since it is innate. We feel that the future holds much happiness for you, Sheila, and the years will bring you ever nearer to the Divine Heart of Christ. 1 . MARY C. MCMAHON sr. LUKE ' "Silent and chaste she steals along, Far from the world's gay busy throng, With gentle yet prevailing force Intent upon her destined course." MARY, our sympathetic chum, has not only persevered in her own studies, but has ever stretched forth a willing hand to aid a classmate in need. This cheerful, fairfhaired graduate's first thought has always been for her school and class. She is so gentle that all openly respect and admire her. Perseverance and unselfishness have lent her a distinctive charm to which she may attrif hute her past successes, forerunners of her future achievements. MARY AGNES MCSHANE HOLY FAMILY-ANNEX 2 GLEE CLUB-129, '30 ATHLETIC CLUBml29, '31 PRESIDENT-'27, '28 SECRETARY-Q29 "Good humour only teaches charms to last Still makes new conquests, and maintains the past." DNLY once in a long span of years does one meet the ideal optimist, and such a person is Mary. "Why worry?" is the motto to which she has adhered during her schooldays. Cath' edral's teams have not a more enthusiastic supporter, and athletics rank second position in Mary's consideration. First? Who has not seen those dancing feet as Mary willingly en' tertained her admiring, lessftalented classmates? Beyond that veil which conceals the future years, great things lie in store for this little classmate of ours, and, as we hid her Farewell, we extend to her our wishes for a broad field of action. Sixtyfseven Sixtyfeiglxt MARGARET RITA MAGUIRE AscBNs1oN DRAMATIC CLUB-'30, '31 VICE-PRBSIDENT',27 RECEPTION COMMITTBE-'30, '31 "Truth is within ourselves." CATHEDRAL portals opened wide-and in she stepped, this boyish miss, bobbed of hair and swift of gait. The roll was called, and ever since she has been our affable Margaret. She possesses that unusual combination of being candid and unaggressive at once. Her versatile nature was ably manifested in her portrayal of the brusk "Captain of the Roman Guard" in the Christmastide performance. In study she has always been excellent, ex' cept for those "Latin sight translations," which ruffled her even disposition and endangered her happy attitude. Good luck, Margaret, may success always attend on your footsteps! VIOLA MARY MAISTRE sr. Josam, WAVERLY PLACE GLEE CLUB-'-S31 "Far, may we search before we find A heart so modest and so kind." FULL of vitality is Violag her joviality is truly contagious, for all laugh with her. As a background for her humor, there is a certain earnestness, loyalty and enthusiasm that enhances her character. Viola's well merited success in her school work is a harbinger of future accomplishments. Those who know her best realize what a true friend she is-sympathetic sincere and helpful! Thus, we extend our congratulations which we hope will require many repetitions in the next few years. SEBASTIANA ROSE MARINO sr. imriucic ow cm-HEDRAL GLEB crus-'31 "The greater the woman, the greater the courtesy." DETERMINATION predominates in the character of "Bessie" She sets her ideals high, and no matter how hard the struggle, realizes her aims. To her, there is "no such word as fail." Add to this sterling quality a lively sense of humor and you have one of Cathedrals favorites. That the admirable stability and clever drollery which you carry from your beloved school may be yours through life, is one of our fondest wishes "Bessie" MARY MARGARET MARTIN sr. AMBROSE ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 "A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance." THERE is a freedom in Mary's movements which is identical with the broadness of her thoughts, a jubilance in her laughter which symbolizes a carefree, youthful heart, unpref udiced and gay. She is the school girl of the story book, the loyal, lovely, funfloving char' acter of the tales which you, in juvenile eager' ness, must have perusedg her standard as a scholar is above par, her merits as a congenial classmate soar high above the average. And as the heroine of those tales has always emerged victorious from her small woes, so will the power of a contagious laughter and merriment dispel any difficulties of this young 1ady's future experiences. Sixtyfriine Severity MARY ROSE MATZOK sT. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM'ANNEX 2 ROSE CECILIA MATERA ST. THOMAS, THE APOSTLE ORCHESTRA-'27 GLEE CLUB'l31 "A merry girl Within the limit of becoming merit." ROSE has ever been a paragon of school girl virtues. Her bright smile and hearty "Goodf morning" have greeted us da!ly. Particularly has her prudent helpfulness won for Rose the esteem of her classmates. Her amiable disposition, her tactful, quiet willingness, and her frequent humorous tales will never be effaced from the tablets of our minds. Boundless recompense in your chosen prof fession do we, classmates, accord you, Rose, as a vision of the future looms before us. ATHLETIC CLUE-'31 . , PRESIDENT- 29, 31 "Sweet to the world, and graceful to the skies." MARY is a rather shy young lady, who seeks the friendship of a chosen few, but to those she discloses the intrinsic worth of her real nature. Her persist.nt efforts are always crowned with the success which her achieve' ments merit. She is satisfied only when her objective has been attained. She has often entertained us with tales of many delightful anecdotes. We extend to you our congratulations, Mary, for your success in the past, and we express a hearty desire to see you never content until you have found your greatest quest. MARY MAYOWETZ coiurus CHRISTI DRAMATIC ctus-'27, '30, '31 ART CLUB--'31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTBE-'30, '31 "Oh, blest with temper whose imclouded ray, Can make tofmorrow cheerful as today!" WHEN we are suddenly startled by an un' expected, "Current events, girls," we are glad that Mary is not, like Sheridan, "twenty miles away. She invariably saves the day. Her favorite pastimes, however, are many and favorite pastimes, however, are many and diverse-tennis, music, art, reading and swim' ming. Frank, goodfnatured, and a sincere friend- that is the compendium of Mary's character. We have high hopes for our Winsome classf mate and feel certain that her career will bring her the good fortune unalloyed which we wish her and which she so fully deserves. MARY RITA MELLOR INCARNATION "Grace was in all her steps, heaven in her eye, IW In every gesture dignity and love. PARTINGS indeed are sad, but sadder still when they mean that we must bid Adieu to our earnest Mary, as we send her off into the wide world. We do not know the sphere she will occupy, but we do feel confident that she will have good fortune. Her name will always recall a girl, gentle and sweet, whom we all learned to love most dearly. 'Tis true, that we are at Life's crossroads, but we may rejoice that we have known her and have shared a few happy years with her. Severltyfone Seventyftwo EILEEN BERNADETTE MONS OUR LADY OF LOURDES "Beauty, truth and rarity, Grace in all simplicity." HILDA CONCETTA MISCIONE TRANSFIGURATION u'l'hy modesty's a candle to thy merit." AS rare as her name is our Hilda. We find in this character, all that constitutes a model Catholic student4modest, culture, loyf alty and a commendable ambition. This sweet maiden possesses all the charms of girlhood. That the qualities of womanhood will shine even more brilliantly, we have every reason to believe. Is not a determination to succeed a promising factor? May a life of happiness await "A sweet girl graduatenfthis is our earnest wish for Hilda. EILEEN is filled with the "joie de vivreu- her very presence radiates happiness. She has endeared herself to her classmates by her charm and simplicity of manner, and by her total lack of selffconsciousness. She is unaffected, generous, goodfhumored, studious, yet not studious enough to merit the title of "bookf worm," a congenial companion and withal one who possesses the characteristics we admire most in a girl. As is to be expected in a sunny disposition, she is popular with teachers and students alike, for she is endowed with that indefinable quality which, for want of a better name, we call ' ' personalityf ' MARIE AGNES MULLANE ous LADY or Louanizs-ANNEX 1 LITERARY CLUB-.31 "The blushing beauties of a modest maid." HOW like the lovely rose is our Marie! Its color is akin to her modest blushes, its perfume to her beautiful thoughts, and its attractiveness to her winning charm. She owes her glowing cheeks to her possession of a delicate conscience and a pure loving heart, which has so often dictated those elevating thoughts penned in her poetry and writing. With assurance and happy pride, we give to the world our rose, Marie. MARY FRANCES MULLIN sr. JOHN THE EVANGBLIST PRESIDENT-'28, '29 v1cEfPRBs1DaNT-'28, '31 SECRETARY-.30 TREASURER-'29 "He1 glossy hair was clustered o'e'r a brow, Bright with intelligence, fair and smooth." WHEN we Brst met Mary, way back in '28 she awed us with her great big solemn brown eyes. Although shy, she was ever in quest of knowledge. Time has proven that these same orbs can twinkle mischievously but as quickly sober down to earnest study. As a student, Mary has labored conscientious' ly and her effort has won for her a successful culmination. We feel conident, Mary, that you will bring honor to Archbishop Hughes Memorial because of your concurrence with its ideals. Seventy-three Seventyffowr VERONICA ISABELLA MURPHY ST. RAYMOND'ANNEX 2 VERONICA C. MURPHY sA1NTs PETER AND PAUL-ANNEX 1 GLEE cLuE4'3O, '31 'Treshfblooming hope, gay daughter of the sky." GENEROUS, sincere, funfloving and possess' ing a rare gift4a certain hidden charm of manner, Veronica has sailed through her four years at Cathedral High School, laughing at trouble, avoiding gloom, and consoling those who could not look forward to examinations with so carefree an attitude as she. However, behind her laughing lips and twinkling eyes is hidden a lofty ambition. We predict for you, Veronica, a great triumph in the business world, and we, your classmates, wish to say: "All luck to you!" DRAMATIC CLUB-QZQ, '50, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-530, '31 "Grace was in all her steps, In every gesture, dignity." TO those with whom she has associated in school life, Ronnie has proven herself a kind spirited, pleasant and agreeable classmate. Her dispositions are certainly irreproachable, her cheerful demeanor and persevering zeal have marked her a true Cathedralite. Her little pleasantries, her gracious kindness, her solicitous attitude toward others have raised her high in our consideration. Whatever may be the field of your endeavors, Veronica, may your earnestness and agreeable manner bring you vvellfdeserved recognition. ,io VERONICA MARIE MURPHY sT. ANGELA MERICI SPIRES STAFF-'31 LITERARY cLUIxA'3O DRAMATIC CLUB-'31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'31 "Do thou, as thou art wont, repair my heart with gladness, and a share of thy meek nature!" HOW dismal is the forest floor without its woodland flowers! Their presence makes the knotty undergrowth and hidden rocks more endurable. So also is the world beautified by a thoughtful nature originating in nobility of sou . We love our capable Veronica when her voice ripples with laughter, when her eyes flash in mirth, but when she is silent-then she is most dear to us. Are not silent souls the most powerful? ANNE LORITA MYHAN HOLY NAME DRAMATIC CLUB-'29, '30, '31 PRESIDENT-.28 TREASURER DRAMATIC CLUBNTHB1 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'30, '31 "Gracious as sunshine, sweet as dew Shut in a lily's golden core." IF you will turn a few pages in the mental records of "High School Reminiscencef' there will be revealed among the sweetest recollecf tions a fair countenance, full of cheer and replete with sympathy, exuberant without being obtrusive, amicable in its friendly simplicity. What other name would title her than "Anne"? We enact a none too facile but none the less affectionate salaam to our gracious Dramatic Club Treasurer, who has the extraordinary capacity to be winningly serene, yet competently persuasive in affairs of "dues" and .similar matters. Wish success to our girl of the world of girls, who, in our four years of high school companionship, has gained from each and every one of us the commendation of "with malice toward none." Seventy-five Seuentyfsix JGHANNA MARIE NOLAN INCARNATION MARY MADELINE NASH ST. JOHN, THB EVANGELIST "Graceful and useful all she does, Blessing and blest whe're'ef she goes." HERE is the friendly young school girl of the case Whose naive shyness forms a suitable background for her natural attractive' ness. Her reticence has long ago been put aside, and a new Madeline of humorous tales and Witty remarks has evolved. She is conscientious and reliable, and thorf oughly sincere in all her dealings. Great and noble things lie in store for this classmate of ours, and we lovingly predictfbut only future years may disclose the secret. Yet always, our best wishes and regards be hers. SECRETARY-'28 "A merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance." GENEROUS and humorous is Johanna. Her pleasant personality has gained for her a host of admiring friends. Johanna's true char' acter is evident in time of trouble, when she is a bulwark of dependability. Her congenial nature has earned for her a special corner in our hearts and we are sad to part with her. "Bon chance," Johanna, may that marvelous sense of humor which you possess serve you in good stead in the business world! RITA ELIZABETH OAKLEY sT. ANGELA MERICIQANNEX 1 GLEE CLUB-'31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'29, '30 "Grace was in all her steps, heaven in her eye, In every gesture, dignity and love." RITA has always maintained a rare dignity that constitutes her individuality. This has not isolated her from her classmates, for her friendly manner, coupled with a glowing en' thusiasm, has made her most popular. Let it be said to Rita's credit, that no examif nation has ever upset her equilibrium. She had always an unshaken confidence of success, which she sought to instill in her wavering, or less courageous friends. Fond memories will ever center about her name. MARY RITA PARKER sT. GREGORY THE GREAT ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE' 28, 29 'LA dancing shape, an image gay To haunt, to startle and to waylayf' MARY'S haunting smile and lovable dis' position are the factors that shall ever foster her popularity. Tall and slim, her every movement alert and graceful, and an endless source of merriment, Mary has enriched us by her presence. A musical laugh, always an indication of Mary's presence, heralds an hour replete with brightness and cheer. Thoughtful, kind and loving, Mary has proven herself an admirable classmate and a devoted friend. The success, which we are certain she will attain, will be but a fitting complement to her charming nature. Seventyfsevcn Seventy-eight DOROTHY A. OCONNOR ST. JOHN CHRYSOSTOM1?-.NNEX 2 TREASURER-'28 sEcRETAaY-'29 "True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice." DOROTHY is a young lady of unusual poise, and all that characterizes the lady of culture. She is a lover of line arts, and revels in the compositions of distinguished authors. She possesses confidence in herself, and the courage of her personal convictions. Life's gifts will most surely be hers for the asking, for her indomitable heart and strength of purpose will win her many victories. Success will be yours, Dorothy, and happiness, for "in thy own heart there rests the means and the quality" of not being thwarted. MARY CAROLINE O'BRIEN SAINT COLUMBA ARBUTUS STAFF-'31 LITERARY CLUB'l31 DRAMATIC CLUB'l28, '30 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'28, '30 "Happiness consists in the multiplicity of agreeable consciousness." THE day "the piece of heaven fell from out the sky" and became the Emerald Isle, was a fortunate one for our Alma Mater, for from that land have come many of her best students, her little Irish colleens. Among the treasures thus obtained is Mary, with her ever present Irish humor. Mary will some day burst into eloquence and write a masterpiece which will adequately describe her native land, for she is one of our outstanding literateurs. Peering into the future we see her seated outside a little cabin in ErinAher haven of rest and happiness. MARGARET PATRICIA O'CONNOR sT. THOMAS THE APOSTLE GLEE CLUB-'28, '29, '30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 "Ojj'icious, innocent, sincere, Of every friendless name the friend." REFLECTING on our years at Cathedral, we shall never fail to visualize "Connie" in the role of a helper and a true friend. She has always been a loyal and devoted participant in practically all of Cathedrals activities. Margaret's never failing ability to sacrifice pleasure for duty has merited for her the esteem of all who know her. Now that our four happy years of association are swiftly drawing to a close, Margaret, we reluctantly bid you farewell and heartily wish that you may achieve the same bright laurels in the future as you have in the past. MARY AGNES O'CONNOR sT. BARNABAS LITERARY CLUB-'31 ART CLUB- 31 . GLEB CLUB' 30 . . ATHLETIC CLUB' 30, 31 VARSITY-'31 "Her smile would disrupt e'en the wrath of jupiter." HAVING spent but two years in our ranks, Mary has accredited to herself the reputaf tion of being the possessor of a dual personality. Scholastically inclined she has distinguished herself in all subjects. Outside the classroom, Mary is a vivacious enthusiast in all extraf curricula activities. The clubs that claimed her as a member, commend her ability to further their respective interests. Although our conservative Mary has not even whispered her future plans, we are confident that she will make a decision between art and literature. Seventyninc Eighty MARY AGNES O'DONNELL sT. THOMAS Ti-na APOSTLE sP1REs sTAFF4'31 LITERARY CLUB-'30, '31 PRESIDENT-Q28 V1CE'PRESIDENT-l27, '28 "Genteel in personage, conduct and equipage, Noble by heritage, genemus and free." WE possess a secret which we believe we are free to disclose now at graduation time. Perhaps some have wished to probe into the reason for Mary's successes. , She is liked by all because of her unselfishness and broadfmindedness. Never too timid to state and uphold her opinions, Mary has proven herself invaluable to her class, especially in history. We dare anyone to name a day that she did not receive perfect marks in all her lessons. There never was such a time, for nearest to Mary's heart is faithfulness to her scholastic pursuits. - "Virtue is its own reward," but we believe Mary's will evoke many more compensations. CATHERINE MARGARET O'ROURKE - RBSURRECTION ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 "How poor they are who have not patience, What wound did ever heal but by degrees?" CATHERINE'S patient, noiseless ways are truly sweet, but sweeter still is the calmness of her countenance, on which no shade of an' noyance has thus far appeared. Perhaps her happy nature has influenced such external serenity. Her calmness has soothed us in hours of dull routine, yet soothed us more in moments of perturbation. We sincerely hope that time will not alter the "even tenure of her ways," so that her career will be as meritorious as her life has been in Hughes Memorial. ELIZABETH BRIGID POTTER ST. GREGORY THE GREAT SPIRES STAFF-,3I, LITERARY CLUE-'30, '31 . . ATHLETIC CLLIBM 30, 31 SECRETARY, ART CLUsf'31 "See with what simplicity This girl begins her golden days!" UIET and unassuming as Elizabeth has been in her four years of highfschool life, never' theless she has Won a place of honor in Caf thedral's "Hall of Fame." Her friendliness, enthusiasm and ever cheerful greetings have won for her the admiration and friendship of her classmates. We find it rather hard to say,"Goodbye,"to Elizabeth,but since we are compelled to do so, it is with a hearty wish for the best that life can give a lovely girl and "Vero Amicof' FRANCES MILDRED QUIRK ST MICHAEL ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 RECEPTION COMNIITTEE-'29 "Those eyes like twinkling stars in evening clear, Were declfd with smiles that all sad humors chased." LOOKING back upon Frances' short but successful career, we End her Congeniality and carefreeness developing until, as a Senior, she has made herself most popular. Her ready assistance and individual sense of humor have saved many an embarassing situation. She is industrious and ambitiousg yet she has not confined her activities to scholastic learning alone. Cathedral sports feature her quite prominently on their successful records. Frances is now leaving Cathedral, but the combined affection of Classmates and faculty follow her into a new and bright future. Eighty-one Eightyftwo 7 for her ALTHEA HAMPTON REID GOOD SHEPHERD LITERARY CLUB-'31 RECEPTION commrrrss-'29 "Smiling always with a never fading serenity of countenance," ALTHEA is one of our serene, unobtrusive classmates, who under the mask of her seriousness, hides great talents. She is an amaf teur gardener. If the sun smiles on her floral dis' play as brightly as she does upon her companf ions, she need never worry about that garden's success. Her ability in the school world is displayed in her creditable marks. But gardener or scholar, Althea, the class of '31 extends to you the sincerest wishes for happiness and contentment. DOROTHY VERONICA RAFFERTY SBCRETARY 28 "Kindness is wisdom There is 'none m li e - But needs it and may learn AFTER four years of sailing on the Good Ship Memoriahte through calm and tempest Dorothy has reached port safely An appealing and unwavering character is responsible for her popularity Her countenance has always been brightened by an entrancing smile. Beneath that outward expression hidden the treasures of true Catholic girlhood willfpower modesty loyalty Time will not deprive us of our dear memories of Dorothy as we anticipate with great confidence life s best MURIEL MAE REUTTER . ART CLUBM 31 . GLEE CLUBM 30 PUBLIC SCHOOL 72 ANNEX 11 ATHLETIC CLUB-130, '31 PRESIDENT-'27 "In framing an artist, art has thus decreed To make some good-but others to succeed." MURIEL will be modest and simple at any cost, but one needs ingenuity to describe her latent humor. Many a time this fair young maiden's merry laughter has rung out, and what a delight it was to hear it! Let us think not that Muriel is all humor and mirth, for her scholastic and artistic abilities have shown us otherwise. Her artistic temperament has emf blazoned the hallowed walls of our Alma Mater, so that she may fittingly be designated our class artist. Accept our heartiest wishes for success in your future undertakings. C lei? Wav I. ici' e 'X xii 'Yfihl' l MARY FLORENCE RICE sA1Nr ciiuzooay THE GREAT SPIRES STAPP-'31 LITERARY CLUB-131 PRESIDENT-'29, '30, '31 vice PRESIDENT'-Q29 "Her eyes are sapphires set in snow, Resembling heaven by every wink." MARYS place in the hearts of all is precious and permanent. We wish to express our appreciation and love for the steadfastness and faithfulness of her friendship. Moulded in Mary's character are the qualities that will eventually lead to certain success. Her individual personality and singular charm gain the esteem of even the most severe critic, her quiet dignity and rare distinction, the ad' miration of her chums. The perseverance and initiative that her friends have learned to couple with her name cannot but be an asset to the career Mary selects. Eightyfthree Eightyffour l HELEN MARIE ROCHE ST. CHARLES BORROMEO MARY AGNES RILEY ST. ANGELA MERICI swans STAFFJNSI Aiuaurus STAPF-'31 LITERARY CLUB4l3O, '31 GLEE CLUB4129, '30, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEB-'30, '31 PRESIDENT-'28, '29, '30, '31 "She hath a natural, wise, sincerity, A simple truthfulness, and these have lent her A dignity as moveless as a center." FOREMQST on the Honor Roll of Arch' bishop Hughes Memorial stands the name -Mary Agnes Riley. Ample vindication of her worthiness may be culled from the following note: To our Presidentcg Captain by our unanimous request, you have guided the craft entrusted to your care to a safe landing in the harbor of success, still Haunting unblemished, the banner "Loyf altyf' Reluctantly bidding you adieu we for' bear to express our gratitude for your unf selfish service, since the depth of our feeling challenges the adequacy of mere words, Your Classmates. GLB11 CLUB'-528 "Not I, the one to adrnonish Time." FIERY of hair but not of heart is Helen. Companionable, cheery, and unruffled, she has never been guilty of hasty preciptation in her actions. Among her friends, she is known and loved for that spark of humor which flares up at the most unexpected moments. She has been "one of us" from the very beginning and we will, certainly, miss her companionship at parting. Whatever Held of work she adopts, may she, with that same deliberation, perform her tasks with as much conscientiousness and earnestness as she has displayed in her school years. MARY ALICE ROGERS SAINT FRANCIS XAVIER DRAMATIC CLUB-'31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE- 31 "Being a friend to evevybodyg She is eve1'ybody's friend." MARY'S absence would certainly cause a defiicit in our class. Time and time again she has saved our reputation during a difficult Physics' lesson. Timidly, yet resolutely, she has volunteered suitable answers. Mary is the type of girl one loves to have as a comrade, for she possesses the most desired virtue-charity. She is a friend to all. Thus you have, in a small measure, a concrete idea of our churn. But do not misinterpret our words and picture Mary as a passive girl in whom there is no mischief. On the contrary, she is a participant in all class pranks. Mary has chosen the profession for which she is best suited-teaching. Adieu and success be yours, Maryg you richly deserve it. MARGARET AGNES RYAN sr. ANTHONY or PADUA ANNEX II GLEE CLUB-,Sl "How the wit brightens, how the style refines!" CONGENIALITY, helpfulness, and devotion to duty are among the admirable qualities that distinguished this charming girl. Her calm, unruffled disposition and lovely ways have en' cleared her to the entire class. All who come in contact with her affirm this fact, and expect great future accomplishments. Margaret's talent for musical pursuits has been revealed in connection with the "Glee Club" in which she has always been a most active member. We are confident that "Peggy" will succeed in anything she undertakes. E ighryf f we Eightyfsxx K LD N - .xx J wgyv if Cx M K X1 N rl ffhjwv .i - MARY AGNES RYAN ST. AGNES DRAMATIC CLUB'l3l RECEPTION commirrinz-'28 "'Zealous, yet modestg innocent, though fveeg Patient of toil, serene amidst alarms." IF one could peer into the depths of Mary's alert intellect she would End a complete his' tory of the world. lt has long been a mystery to her classmates how she has managed to keep so many facts in chronological order, and never be baffled by those unexpected "thought ques tions. Yet the scholastic success of this quietly earnest young miss, has not entirely pivoted around history. Looking forward, we see our classmate the pride of the future newspaper world. May success await you, Mary, "just CATHERINE FRANCES SAUNDERS sAiNT FRANCIS DE SALES. GLEE cLUBA'31 "Mildest of manners and kindest of hearts." HCW quiet, yet friendly is Catherine! She is not shy, merely pleasantly reticent. Her sweet manner is replete with an intangible charm and her personality radiates an attractive simplicity. In her companionship we find a def light which nothing can supplant. As a student, Catherine has worked conf scientiously and her earnest efforts have secured for her many successes. The intellectual goal to which she aspires is lofty, and our hearty wishes of good fortune at-tend her as, step by step, she ascends. around the corner." l i MARION ELIZABETH SCANLON sr. THoMAs AQUINAS ANNEX II GLBE ctua-'31 "Those graceful acts, Those thousand decencies that daily flow From all hev words and actions." A PENSIVE, studious yet quiet joy cloaks an epitome of refinement in Marion's attractive personality. What more could one desire of a girl in her teens? She has devoted herself to the attainment of the cultural ideal of perfect Catholic womanhood. It is evident that her actions are guided by Cardinal Newman's advice "Never do or say anything that would hurt another's feelings." Is it any wonder that smiles hover about her lips even in her most serious mood? Great happiness awaits you, Marion, in your future scholastic strivings, toward which we graduates waft a prayer for your distinctive recognition. MARY CECELIA SCHEPENS ST. CATHERINE OP GENOA DRAMATIC CLUB-.28 GLEE CLUBA-'28, '29, '30, '31 "Music is well said to be the speech of angels." WORDS fail to describe our versatile Mary. Her captivating personality is evident in all her undertakings. Initiative and enthusf iasm lead her where the less bold fear to enter. Mary is neither lacking in ambition nor ability as was illustrated in her splendid characteriza' tions in "All at Sea" and the "Chimes of Nor- mandy." Ever in our hearts will you remain enshrined dear classmateg ever in our most cherished mem' ories will the happy hours spent in your com' pany stand out in bold relief. 1 9 Eighty-seven Eightyfeight MARY ELIZABETH SCOTT RESURRECTION MARGARET JOSEPHINE SCHOFF sr. VINCENT FERRER DRAMATIC CLUB-'30 "As glowing as the summer and as tender as a flower." INTELLECTUAL, full of affection and kind' ness is our fascinating and extraordinary fairy like friend. She is earnest, unselfish and as true to principle as the needle to the pole. No one could ever accuse her of making a mean or narrow minded assertion. She is entirely above that petty envy and jealousy that so often mar the character. Is it any wonder that her countenance is angelic and her smile like a sunny day in summer? May she "proceed prosperously and reign." spmas STAFF-'31 ATHLETIC CLUB-QSO, '31 "She mixed laughter with the serious." THAT good things come in small packages is true of Mary, theuliterary lightn of '31. She is mischievous Mary, to the faculty, "Scotty" to her classmates, but somewhat of a mystery to us all. Although marked for her nonchalance, "Scotty's" eagerness to upset longf established principles of Physics has caused many a welcome digression during a hectic period. Many times have we trembled as she strove to suppress, her uncontrollable giggles during a serious moment. In farewell, may we wish success and def served literary fame to Mary, good luck and happiness to our-"Scotty," CATHERINE MARGARET SHEEHY SAINT GABRIEL ATHLETIC CLUB-'31 PRESIDENT-l27 "She learns the bounds of common sense, And safely walks within the fence." GUR advice to you is-when you're looking for a true friend, find Catherine. She is trustworthy, understanding and entirely def pendable. Catherine is the model of the perfect lady all should try to imitate. As a student, she has few peers, for Cather' ine is ever alert and studious in class. Despite her seriousness of mind, her flashing smile has done much to win her many friends. All shall remember her generosity, her highfmindedness, her fidelity to duty. Catherine has decided on a business career and we wish to extend our wishes to herl for a bright and happy future. She deserves it! CATHERINE JOAN SMART ST. MICHAEL GLEE CLUB-'29 ATHLETIC CLUB-'29, '30, '31 "To know thee is to love To name thee is to praise." LIKE Brutus of old, Kay "sits high in the hearts of all." Being the possessor of a vivacious and wholly charming personality she has made herself an almost indispensible part of our high school career. We will not soon forget her valuable conf tributions to the achievements of the Athletic Club nor the good cheer she has radiated through the darkest days. Kay is particularly happy when she is participating in pleasurable enter' prises. With the realization of her social com' petence and intelligence combined with her good sense, we know her success is assured. Eighty-nine Ninety KATHRYN MADELINE SPIESS SAINT JOHN THE EVANGELIST SECRETARYll28 "A smooth and steadfast mind, Gentle thoughts and calm desires." AN ambitious young person who is made of "sterner stuff" than most of us in educaf tional pursuits is Kathryn. Her scholarly prof hciency combined with a serious friendliness and quiet earnestness has attended her through the years of our acquaintance. Her meticulous neatness and capability to "juggle" the most intricate Latin phrases 'arouse in us a feeling of respectful awe. We hereby predict for this staunch little classmate a bright future, attained by the efforts of an active brain and a willingness to learn. HELEN MARGARET STEVENSON A sT. MICHAEL LITERARY CLUB-'30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-'29, '30, '31 VARSlTY'l3O, '31 "A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge." Q EVERY class can boast of at least one all around girl, and we have found ours in Helen. The skating season claims her as an eager devotee, while swimming and tennis are her pastimes in summer. Her enviable position on the Varsity testifies to her prowess on the basketfball court. Although she confesses a weakness for social life, it never interferes with her scholastic duties. There is about Helen a real unaffectedness, a sparkle of distinction, which this blase old world of ours has never obliterated and still appreciates. MARGARET C. STEWART ASCE NSION DRAMATIC CLUB-S28, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-A'31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'31 "Not pranks, but wisdom and foresight Make her life a projit and delight." MARGARET is a girl of jovial spirits who does not take life overfseriously, yet she has convinced all that she possesses one of Solomons leading qualities, wisdom. Her popuf larity is perhaps due to the joy she can garner from the commonplace. As "life is a stage" we are certain that Margaret's part there will be as perfectly enacted as it has been here at Cathedral. FRANCES ANN SULLIVAN ST. PAUL LITERARY CLUB-Q31 DRAMATIC CLUB'-'28 ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 RECEPTION CoMMITTEEM'28, '29, '30 "The e was a calm and pensive grace A cast of thought about her face." MUCH sense plus a little nonsense equals Frances. If one knew her not, one would think her quiet, sober, but with a closer ac' quaintance one would change one's opinion. Behind those brown eyes lies a hidden gleam of humor. Ever an attentive listener, an interesting conversationalist, and a conscientious student, Frances has won a high rank in the class of '31. Is she succeed as well in later years as she has done in the past four, Cathedral is assured of another distinguished "alumna," ds' Nmetyfo ne Ninetyfrwo JCHANNA ELIZABETH SULLIVAN ST. vaRoNrcA cLAss PRESIDENT-'29 ARBUTUS STAFF-'31 LITERARY CLUB-'30, '31 ATHLETIC cLUB-'30, '31 "She walks in beauty, like the night Of cloudless climes and starry skies." OHANNA has left on our hearts imprints J that can never be erased. If her happiness were ours, her eyes have twinkledg yet when sorrow came our way, her tenderness was too deep to be readily forgotten. Studies have proved no burden to our friend! In her work here, she has conquered difficulties with such facility that we may predict that her final goal will be easily won. Her innumerable admirable qualities demand it. CATHERINE MARGARET SWEENEY OUR LADY or soon COUNSEL VICE'PRBSIDENT'-129 SECRETARY"l28 "A fair girl of seventeen Fresh, glittering with grace Of mind and of mienf' WHILE Catherines energy is prodigious, her tact is a guarantee of her success in life. Her wholesome disposition discloses itself in a cheerful, helpful, thoughtfulness of others. She never gives the impression of overfaweing us by doing great thingsg she proceeds about her work in a manner that leads one to feel her motto is "Lente festine," but she accomplishes more in her apparent slowness than others who are loquacious. Her sterling quality of patience has been well demonstrated to her loyal friends, whose prayerful wishes will follow her in her career of usefulness. CATHERINE ROSE TAKACS CATHEDRAL ARBUTUS STAFF-'30 oRcHBsTRA-'28, '29, '30, '31 "Softly speak and sweetly smile." SEEMINGLY indifferent to both scholastic and social affairs, Catherine has concealed behind an impenetrable silence an active interest in all that pertains to our high school. Her four years of playing in the orchestra have earned for her the presidency of the organization. She has charmed us with her musical technique on more than one occasion, while her mathematical ability has been the envy of us all. Although reserved in disposition, Catherine has always been ready to come for' ward to aid some less endowed classmate. Such a girl is destined to rise to great heights! HIDE CECILIA TANAKA sr. AGNES , ART CLUB- 31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE--130 PRESIDENT-'30, '31 SECRETARY- 30 "However rare true love, True friendship is raver." HIDE is the embodiment of all that is artistic. Her beautiful contributions to the Art Club demonstrate her ability in creative work. Hide also excels in mathematics, there is no problem in Algebra or Geometry too difficult for her to solve. Our executive Hide has succeeded in retain' ing her poise, even though she has often planned and taken part in many pranks. Success attend you! Nmetyfthrec Ninety-four CATHERINE MARY TAYLOR sr. Pius ANNEX I ATHLETIC CLUB-'31 PRESIDENT-'28, '29 "Her air, her voice, her looks, her horiest soul Speak all so -movirigly in her behalf." UNDER this classmate's quiet mien there lies an unusual self which only keen per' ception may penetrate. Her earnestness and conscientiousness are readily perceived. Deter- mination and Hrmness of purpose are her most outstanding characteristics. Her pleasant smiles designate good will to all. What more can we accord her than wishes for a noble future-what more can be the premium for such gracious sweetness than the pinnacle of future happiness? DOROTHEA A. TAYLOR sr. VERONICA ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 vICEfPRBsIDENTf 29 , . RECEPTION COMMITTEE' 29, 30 "A second self, but nobler fair God's greatest gift, a faithful friend." DURING the past four years, we have seen Dot in the role of student, athlete and friend, and we pause to proclaim that she has played each one well. By virtue of her striking personality and Winsome disposition, she has made herself most popular. Caprice has no part in her-she is a girl of sound judgment. Her sincerity and capability will win for her a brilliant future. The good Wishes of her classmates will only serve to augment it. ALICE ANITA TOOHEY sr. MARGARET GLEE CLUB-'30, '31 "Eyes that droop like summer flowers Told they could change with shine and showers." OUR Alice's personilication of true girlhood, combined with her cordial nature gives us a sincere friend, a sympathetic listener, a cheery comrade. It seems almost a phenomenon of human nature that one so lightfhearted should choose to revel-as we have known Alice to do-in the history of her country. Sound judgment, balanced by a fine sense of humor, predict a successful and happy future for our friend, and classmate whom we all love. W . lf f M law if .H CATHERINE A. TRACY HOLY NAME DRAMATIC CLUB-'30, '31 "A bright, gentle thing, Like the dawn of the morn, O1 the dews of the spring." CATHERINE'S character presents such an unusual combination that we find it difficult to express consistently the varied impressions she has given us. "Kif" is shy and retiring until she knows a person well, then, however, her many charming characteristics are revealed. She is frequently impulsive, yet her vivacity has enlivened many a schoolroom conversation. She has won a score of friends in school life, but the number is small in comparison to the host of friends and admirers which will attend the success she will most certainly attain. Nineryffiue Ninetyfsix l CATHERINE EVELYN TRIER sr. ANTHONY or PADUA ANNEX Il . GLEE CLUB- 31 PRESIDENT'l28 SECRETARYJSZ7 "O, blessed with temper whose unclouded ray Can make tofmorrow cheerful as today." A CONGENIAL nature and an attractive smile combine in Catherine to make a pleasing comrade. Pleasant words and kindly actions are characteristic of her. Although endowed with an optimistic dis' position, it has not caused a deficit in her scholastic record, and we End in her the qualities of a true student. ' May your voyage through the life of the future be a long, prosperous and happy one, Catherine. PHILOMENA RITA TUCCI sr. PETER AND sr. PAUL GLEE CLUB-'30, '31 "A faithful friend is worth more than gold." CHEERFUL, quiet, lovable, describes our retiring classmate Philomena. With patience and perseverance she remains unwavering in all her undertakings. As a scholar she has main' tained a high standard in her various studies. In after years, we shall miss Philomena's quick smile and friendly word. We know that she will persevere in any path she chooses, for confidence and determination shine forth from every feature of her serene countenance. GERTRUDE VERONICA TWINAME OUR LADY OF GOOD COUNSEL GLBE CLUB-'31 . RECEPTION COMMITTEE"l29, 30 "She is the spirit of youth itself, in that golden world where time fleets carelessly." CHARMING and delightful, and of ref freshing humor that touches the hearts of all who know her+this is Gertrude. She is friendly and sweet, and her Winsome ways have captivated many. Gertrude realizes the power of bubbling laughter. At some disastrous moments, up go the corners of her mouth in a dazzling smile. Her personality is not, however, of a frivolous nature for she is capable of deep thought. Gertrude visualizes success in the business world, and we, her classmates, predict that she will attain the acme of her aspirations. X ,yrs 'l 5, 4 W M MARION IRENE TYDD ST. GREGORY THE GREAT DRAMATIC CLUB-'28, '29, '30, '31 RECEPTION comviirrna-'30, '31 "Humor has justly been regarded as the finest perfection of genius." PENSIVE but gay, grave yet humorous, thus we present our Marion. Loved by her classf mates because of her frankness and sincerity, she is bound to he successful in her vocation. Scrupulously honest in all her dealings, she gives her utmost when the occasion demands it. We might compare her to a star, illuminating the heavens with its brilliancy, for it is as such that Marion radiates her encouragement on the minds of her associates. Though "time and tide wait for no man," , we linger as we say "Adieu" and "Bon Chance" to our delightful classmate. Nirietyfseven Ninetyfeight MILDRED MARIE VOGEL SAINT GABRIEL SPIRES STAFF-'31 ARBUTUS STAFF'l3l LITERARY cLUE4'31 GLEE CLUB-'27 ATHLETIC CLUB-'31 PRESIDENT-l29, '30, VICE'PRESIDENT-Q28 RECEPTION COMMITTEE-'29, '30 '31 "Whose wit in the combat, as gentle, as bright, Ne'e1 carried a heartfstain away on its blade." WIT is the single word that can approximate' ly summarize "Millie's" personality, for to be witty, as we all know, one must also be clever, and indeed this girl has a generous supply of both. Her thorough democracy, together with her quickness of mind has insured her popularity among both the faculty and the students. If Millie be as successful later as she has been in her school activities, we already envy the position which we feel certain she will someday hold. MARY HONORE VAUGHAN SAINT MONICA SPIRES STAFF-'31 ARBUTUS sTAEEf'31 LITERARY CLUB-'31 ATHLETIC CLUE4'3O, '31 VICE PRESlDENTAl28 RECEPTION CoMNIITTEEf'29, '30 "Who can foretell for what high cause This darling of the gods was born?" THIS Winsome and gifted classmate, with her ability to make and hold friends, has played a prominent role in our school activities. Casting about for Mae's outstanding char' acteristics, we unhesitatingly call to mind her good sportsmanship and resourcefulness. Our chum's love for beauty, and rare discernment of it promise well for her aspirations-to become a designer. True, the Future jealously guards her closed doors, yet we know that in so doing, it also guards E1 world of happiness for Mae. RITA LUCILLE WALSH sr. IGNATIUS LoYoLA RECEPTION COMMITTBB-'29, '30, '31 "One step at a time, but always forward." EVER studious and industrious with a com' plete absence of egotism, Rita has progressed steadily in the ways of knowledge. Her quiet, unassuming mien has won for her the esteem of her entire class. Surely her zealous efforts to complete whatever she attempts, will gain for her the future success, which she so justly merits, and which we so heartily predict for her. Since the finest gold needs burnishing, Rita's character will have to be purified by trials before it fulfills all the requirements of lofty ideals. ELIZABETH MARY WATSON CATHEDRAL "A quiet tongue shows a wise head." ELIZABETH personihes the ambitious stu' dent. Never yet have we seen her waste a moment devoted to study. Little wonder then, that she has attained the title "Historian of the Class." However, we must not allow our reader to get the impression of Elizabeth's being only a studious girl. On the contrary, she is always sociable and willing to oblige. May you triumph and persevere in the path of success. Ninetyfnine VIRGINIA HELEN WILMOTH sr. JEAN THE BAPTIST DRAMATIC CLUBQ-'31 "Her wit was more than man, l1e'r nocence, a child." ANNE J. B. WEIR HOLY NAME Damvmric CLUBVSSO, '31 RECEPTION COMMITTEE?l31 "Elegant as simplicity and warm as ecstasy." WHEN recollections of these "dear old goldenfrule days" return to us in years to come, our thoughts will include this pleasing Miss, whose infectious laugh and optimistic nature has brightened our Cathedral "school days." She is a fluent conversationist and a devotee of dancing. Her school spirit has been evidenced in the many activities to which she devoted her time and talent. Her warmth of disposition, her original opinions and her characteristic frankness can only merit honor for her. Let the old Caesarian expression "Veni, vidi, vici" be your motto, Anne, and when you have conquered, may we be among the first to voice our congratulations. inf VIRGINIA possesses a somewhat duplex disposition, she is at once serene and drole. Her sparkling Wit has entertained us during many a dull moment, and her knack of deriving fun from the most serious incidents makes her a lively and desirable chum. She is quiet at times, and at others all gaiety. Her laugh is deep, and resonant with a genuine ring. We love Virginia, not for what she has accomplished, but for what she is, a universal "good sport," comrade, friend and loyal mate all in one, an enigmatic, yet none the less appealing young lady. One Hundred class' ELIZABETH PATRICIA WOLFE ST. CATHERINE or GENOA ARBUTUS sTAFr-'31 LITERARY CLUBfl30, '31 ATHLETIC CLUB-.31 "Reserve with frankness, art with truth allied, Courage with sweetness, modesty with pride." BETTY is one of our truly individual char- acters whose disposition is at once agreeable and determined, whose ambitions are lofty, and whose efforts to achieve those ambitions are worthy of favorable comment. Her schoolwork is excellent, her sportsmanship even more so. Her original compositions have brightened many an English class, and her abilities in spheres of business have been evident on many occasions. She excels in history. Her favorite subject? Mathematics! Her ambition? To teach it? I'Iere's to a bright future for a promising statistician. ' Ii, I MARION CECILIA WOODLAND ST. IGNATIUS ATHLETIC CLUB-'30, '31 "Sweet ae the thoughts that savour of content, The quiet mind is richer than a crown." UNE might say that Marion has appeared among us unobtrusively. However, to her companions she is always a reserved, friendly comrade with a certain humorous nature concealed beneath her serenity. In all that she undertakes, in studies or athletics, she manifests a steadfast determination and confidence in her own ability. Marion's latent ambition has not yet been learned, but with her unusual perseverance, she will achieve great things, pursue steadily her life work, and stop only when the highlights of merit and nobility are reached. One Hundred One MARY E. WOOLLEY HOLY CHILD ACADEMY smiuzs sTAFP-'31 ARBUTUS STAFF-'29, '31 LITERARY CLUB-'31 vicizfriuzsipiznr-'30 "Her presence, a blessing "Her friendliness, a truth." BECAUSE she is inclined to be quiet, few of her classmates know our real Mary. Her inherent literary talent, carefully fostered during her course in Cathedral, has blossomed forth in a manner most amazing to less versatile English students. Simple and unaffected, she radiates sincerity, sensed not only by her closest companions, but even appreciated by her less intimate associates. If the veil of the future were to be lifted, we feel sure it would disclose Mary as a novelist and dramatist. Congratulations, Mary! CATHERINE MARIE WYNNE ST. MONICA DRAMATIC CLUB-'28 REcnPrxoN commirriziz- 29, '30, '31 "She hath a natural, wise sincerity, A simple t.utl1fulness." CATHERINE possesses one of those truly individual natures which contains all the elements of sympathy and justice combined with a certain determination. Her "simple truthfulness" and fidelity to scholastic studies have won the commendation of teachers and classmates. Loyalty is stamped on her many activities. Her enviable traits are numerous and dif versihedg it is thus, difficult to fathom her character appropriately. Let us then content ourselves with wishing her happiness in the making of her imperishable record. One Hundred Two INDEX TO SNAPSHOT Page 104-Reading Left to Right 1 Eleanor Cunningham 2 Veronica C. Murphy 3 Mary Mc Shane 4 Mary Freehill Second Row 5 Josephine Kiely 6 Florence Long 7 Mary Schepens 8 Eleanor Chiappino Third Row 9 Marie Mullane 10 Elizabeth Watson 11 Margaret Galvin 12 Mary O'Connor Bottom Row 13 Ann Dowling 14 Catherine Trier 15 Eileen Mons 16 Mary Mullin Page 105-Reading Left to Right 17 Loretto Bruen 18 Alice Toohey 19 Irene McDonnell 20 Dorothy O'Connor Second Row 21 Helen Stevenson 22 Helen Hughes 23 Rita Clymer 24 Mary Vaughan 'Third Row 25 Helen Cleveland 26 Margaret Horn 27 Eleanor Landy 28 Margaret Headland Bottom Row 29 Johanna Sullivan 30 Rita Carlin 31 Marguerite Hugue 32 Anna Mc Cluskey Page 106-Reading Left to Right 33 Martha Leik 34 Catherine O'Rourke 35 Elizabeth Wolfe 36 Mary Farmer Second Row 37 Veronica I. Murphy 38 Anna Higgins 39 Mary Hyland 40 Helen Curtin 'Third Row 41 Alice Garvey 42 Marie Curry 43 Eileen Curtin 44 Mary O'Brien Bottom Row 45 Catherine Sheehey 46 Mary McMahon 47 Mary Curry 48 Catherine Sweeney Page 107-Reading Left to 49 Eugenia Corbera 50 Lucille Lee 51 Dorothy Ferriclr 52 Gertrude Twiname Second Row 53 Anna Carroll 54 Frances Sullivan 55 Althea Reid 56 Marjorie Kelly 'Third Row 57 Elizabeth Cowan 58 Elizabeth Brown 59 Helen Henderson 60 Catherine Smart Bottom Row 61 Catherine Curran 62 Mary Kelly 63 Muriel Mackenzie 64 Madeline Nash Page 108-Reading Left to 65 Marion Biclrner 66 Virginia Brink 67 Naomi Clapp 68 Margaret Stewart Second Row 69 Esther Brown 70 Juliette Lippe 71 Mary Agnes Riley 72 Mildred Vogel Third Row 73 Margaret O'Connor 74 Constance Horan 75 Margaret Brady 76 Margaret Glasson Bottom Row 77 Anna Hiro 78 Anne Myhan 79 Dorothea Taylor 80 Mary Mayowetz Right Right One Hundred Three I E One Hundnzd Four One Hundred Five 4 One Hundred Six if I One Hundred Seven 1 One Hundred Eight .nw 32831 CLASS HISTORY "History hath triumphed over time, which besides it nothing but eternity hath triumphed." Arrived at our enviable goal after a memorable flight, we wish you to accompany us on a trip of retrospection. Our journey has been most hazardous yet it lacked not pleasurable excitement. Four years ago, "The Memorialitef' piloted by Captain Ambition, whirred over the skyscrapers of Obstacle City, bound for the prosaic Port Success. The class of Thirtyfone took passage on the ship, determined to enjoy the trip and profit by every opportunity it offered. According to the Chart, we discovered that the territory to be covered was divided into four great sections-Freshman Valley, Sophomore Lowlands, Junior Plateau and Senior Mountains. Undismayed, we engaged ourselves as mechanics to repair faulty machines, to refuel the engine, to keep our motor well prepared for emergencies. We, as helpers, were under the strict supervision of our officers, our religious teachers, who saw to it that we were replenished with the necessary know' ledge to carry us safely through the nimbus clouds of ignorance and inefficiency. Many were the activities on board "The Memorialitef' many were the cares. Since enjoyment was not the goal we were striving to attain, all soon settled down to ship routine. The class of Thirtyfone began its daily task-studying the World from above. How beautiful it all seemed! Soon the terrestrial glory was to be obscured by dark clouds and terrific storms -examinations. Then it was, that even a greater cooperation was needed between crew and oH'lcers to avert disaster. Thus, the members of the class studied more arduously to achieve honor, to hasten the ship to its destination. We flew over Freshman Valley in the allotted time and were proud of our accomplishment. Yet, there were further obstacles to be overcome. The class decided that it must adopt a definite plan for guiding "The Memorialiten safely through these periodical StOrmS. We reached a decision. Cooperation with the Officers, Directors, and fellow mechanics, from the beginning was necessary. We must study faithfully every night and keep the engine in perfect working order to insure a continuous, safe passage. This solution the class adopted, and examinations were accepted graciously and passed successfully. Thus "The Memorialiteu soared over the second section, avoid- ing air pockets of failed midfterms, and another beacon indicated that our journey was half completed. While passing over Freshman Valley and Sophomore Lowlands, we were engaged in many activities. The crew was talented, and played willingly before an appreciative audience. Many of the Melba type joined the Glee Club. Those who were dramatically inclined sought and gained admission into the ranks of the Drama' tic Club. At this time, a new feature was organized by the class of Thirtyfone, under the leadership of an efficient member of the Board of Directors. It was the Athletic Club which engrossed the attentionof favorites of " the daily dozen." This activity was to prove itself, in time, the most popular organization on board "The Memorialitef' One Hundred Nm: junior Plateau now appeared as strange territory. Here we made our first stop, in order to take on new passengers who were to become a part of the class of Thirty' one g-with joy we welcomed the Annex Girls. As we progressed, many times we thought "The Memorialite" would be lost. Often the engine faltered, but, due to the ability of our Moderators,remained under control and was safely borne through atmospheric and other disturbances. Nothwithstanding its many drawbacks, the flight over junior Plateau was a pleasant one. The class of Thirtyfone was now prepared to face the most risky part of its journey-to soar over the heights of Senior Mountains, the final stretch which was to terminate in the hangar of Port Success. Several novel experiences occurred on the last lap. Even the plane had to accustom itself to its new position of dignity, the envy of all below. Floating far above, its passengers assumed their newlyfconferred honor with perfect ease. Hard and numerous were the final tasks laid upon our shoulders during this period. Besides our usual duties, we had the selection of rings and pendants, nec' essary adornments for our entrance to Port Success. We had to decide upon the style of our long desired dresses and ac uire the sheepskin Without which we could not disembark upon the fertile land of opportunity. Q Our intelligentsia-perservering characters who had been admitted into the Literary Club,-performed their exclusive duty of carrying on the work so nobly begun, of editing "Spires" and the "Arbutus" under the direction of members of the Board. What these journalists produced was a source of great edification, ad- miration and pleasure to their comrades, who enjoyed reading the contributions and loyally supported the staffs. To adorn its already unusual list, replete with achievements, the class of Thirtyfone inaugurated a new feature which was to acquaint us with the latest capabilities of numerous artists. Under proficient guidance, the Art Club ornamented 'The Memorialite," which was soaring high with scarcely a deflection in its course. The class of thirtyfone, imbued with a spirit of loyalty to "The Memorialite," manifested its sentiments by enthusiastic interest in the Athletic Club. So current was this fervor and so lively was the determination to merit honor and glory for our ship, that we were awarded the pennant for achieving the greatest number of points during the season of activities. Prominent athletes of the class won their numerals and letters for their services, which they have rendered to the various teams. Glorious indeed were these achievements! At last our long-sought land loomed in sight. It was time to descend to a soil which augured stranger happenings than even Little America could offer. But the class of Thirtyfone was prepared to face the trials which awaited it, as passage on "The Memorialite" had familiarized it with various difficulties. We scrambled from the cockpit and bid Adieu to the sturdy "Memorialite." Soon it was ready to wend its way through the serene and glorious sky again, to seek the citadels of Obstacle City,where it would be greeted by an eager and a new group of shipmates, taking passage for Port Success. FLORENCE E. LoNG On Hundred Ten 'f m "4.f,'ffmif' is - ' One Hundred Eleven One Hundred Twelve un Q BROSIAN CLU HE AM i-' .. 'au- t 'P AMBROSIAN CLUBS Down from its special nook on the shelf of Memory, let us take the Ambrosian Club's Album, across the very first page is written: Thus far our history seems to be: "The Mikado" and "Little Miss Nobody" At one time "All at Sea" Amid "The Chimes of Normandy." Gently we turn the leaves of our precious volume. One by one the characters return. There stands the Mikado, attended by his indomitable servant who, to the enjoyment of an appreciative audience, is not the least perturbed by his difficult task of shading with the aid of a parasol his master's irregularly covered pate. Threelittle maids, escaped from a ladies' seminary, shuffle once more across the pages. Withal, we revive a lovely picture. ' How can we supress an ecstatic exclamation of joy as we perceive the darling little Miss Nobody and her disguised "Minstrel Boy" who has searched the whole of New Amsterdam to find the owner of a locket like his own? Amidst the conf gratulatory shouts of Dutch boys and girls, there stand little Miss Nobody, an heiress in truth, and her wooer whose love she is now free to reciprocate. Thus we leave them happily singing of a roseate future. Next the good ship "Pinafore" sails into view, bearing many notables, not the least among whom being the honorable Sir joseph Porter, K.C.B. and his majesty the Mikadowho is attended by his Chancellor of the Exchequer, Home Secretary and Court Physician,combined in that inimitable personage-Pooh Bah. Confusion reigns on the upper deck. The captain is in a quandary, while the grotesque def fenders of the law, led by their robust Sergeant, dolefully declare that they have failed in their duty, for Pirates have taken possession of the boat and the passengers are to be held for ransom. All seems lost, when, lo! the Fairy Queen and her little charges enter. With a wave of her wand she transforms the bold buccaneers into dreamy poets. As such, they End worthy companions in the ladies on board and grasp "a lirstfrate opportunity to get married with impunity." A riot of color greets our eyes as we are transported to the picturesque French village of Comville. In the company of the gayly costumed boys and girls we listen once more to the legend of the old Chateau-"When the lost heir returneth, he will clang the bell." Softly, ever sweetly, throughout the portrayal of each operetta, come the strains of an orchestra-our own orchestra. To those loyal members, no hour of practice was too tedious to insure a perfect rendition of the most difficult music laid before them. How dull and unattractive our performances would have been without their vivacious accompaniment! The curtain has fallen. Our reminiscences vanishand a more thoughtful mood descends upon us. It is in this phase of emotion that we utilize this occasion of affectionately dedicating our past achievements to our various moderators and our only coach, Professor Heinroth,without whose generous interest our triumphs would have been impossible. One Hundred Thirteen One Hundred Fourteen STAFF THE ARBUTUS - A .tw 'vb' ARBUTUS EditcrrfirIfChief HELEN HENDERSON, '31 ANN MCCLUSKEY '31 Exchange Editor ANNA HIGGINS '31 Assistant MARY VAUGHAN '31 Staff Artist NAOMI'CLAPP '31 Dramatic Club IRENE Mc DONNELL '31 Fourth 'Year Reporter ELIZABETH WOLEE '31 Second 'Year Reporter VERONICA DORNAN '33 Athletic Club CATHERINE CURRAN '31 Assistants JULIA CARLOCK '32 Bans Mots Editor FLORENCE LONG '31 Assistant JOHANNA SULLIVAN '31 Arnb osian Clubs GWENIJOLYN LEE '31 .Query Column MARY AGNES RILEY '31 'Third Tear Reporter HELEN MCGANN '32 First Tear Reporter FLORENCE HARDISTY '34 Literary Club MARY O'BRIEN '31 Circulation Manager ' MILDRED VOGEL '31 "And, guided by its sweet perfume, I found within a narrow dell A trailing spring flower, tinted like a shell." A flower was borng as a tiny bud, it was caressed gently by the gracious leaves in whose midst it grew, and as it bloomed, all looked upon it with love. Such has been the story of our little "Arbutus," and as the last petals of the flower are slipping from our grasp, we treasure its memory, and revere the recollections of the hours in which its fragrance permeated our lives. Today, as we stand upon the threshold of another world, we realize how dear it has been to us, this little paper, a representative of our youthful aspirations, a connotation of the lofty principles of the Alma Mater to which we accord loving sentiments of filial affection. Through Freshman, Sophomore and Junior years, our budding literateurs asserted themselves in prose and poetry, and to the delight Cor perturbation, as it may bel of the editorial staffs, manuscripts from the "younger girls" flourished. But the greatest pleasure arrived with the advent of the Senior year, when the management of our Arbutus was placed in our own hands, and it was ours to collect, to revise, to prepare material for the press. Its pages have become dear to us, its literary standard has been our prideg and now, when the trailing arbutus is hidden in the sylvan greensward, our own "Arbutus" continues on its way with its messages of good will to all Cathedralites. Its hopes for the future are bright, and in its path of literature we send heavenward a prayer for its continued progress. One Hundred Fifteen One Hundred Slxteen qu ART CLUB The year fourteen hundred liftyftwo witnessed the birth of Leonardo da Vinci, sixteen hundred six greeted the arrival of Rembrandt while nineteen hundred thirtyfone has welcomed, with no less pride, the recently founded Art Club of Archbishop Hughes Memorial. Scarcely had the spirit of art been borne on the wings of Fama, along the corf ridors of Cathedral when "Mirabilie dictum as the Roman poet might have said, one afternoon found assembled in the Art Room every possible Raphael and Van Dyck. Enthusiasm! Spirit! "How soon shall we begin?,"queried each eager applicant. Two weeks later every palette, every brush was so busily engaged that results of which we might well be proud were produced. One cannot easily forget the picturesque posters which greeted the students on every side. They graphically and effectively advertised the Dramatic Club's "Richelieu," and the Glee Club's "Chimes of Normandy." The publication of "Spires" then claimed our undivided attention till the plates were Hnished. Upon the completion of that work, our budding geniuses became absorbed in painting greeting cards for Mother's Day. Whatever achievements we may have attained, whatever accomplishments the Art Club may have realized during its brief history-these have been brought about through the efforts of our esteemed Principal and moderator to whom we now extend our deepest and most sincere thanks. In brief, this is our history. The Art Club has been most successful in mainf taining the standards of the White and Gold. It is to you, our successors, that we extend our earnest wishes for a favorable continuation of all its future undertakings. One Hundred Seventeen One Hundred Eighteen HE ATHLETIC CLUB E-1 'll OUR ATHLETIC CLUB 1930451! A wonderful year for our popular Athletic Club! Organized in October under the able guidance of its moderator, this latest activity has aroused unparalleled enthusiasm on the part of the student body. From the very outset, the club's program has been active and varied, ambitious, too for so young an organization. The Basketball season opened with an interfclass tournament. School and class songs appeared with amazing rapidity. Class spirit was at its highest pitch, as each year boldly Haunted its colors. To the surprise of all, our Freshman friends reached the finals, only to be outwitted by a splendid Senior Six. Next came a thrilling summons,-Varsity tryouts! Who would be chosen? The decision came soon. A team of recognized ability was selected, and a period of instruction followed under a new lcoach, Miss Lillian Gorman. With breathless interest all awaited the opening of the season. Enthusiasm ran high all winter. Each game found our gymnasium a lively and colorful scene. Eager rooters crowded the benches, window sills and staircases. A cheering squad of vigorous Cathedralites led the rousing songs and cheers. Even our Faculty became enthused,- did you witness their attendance at every performance? Soon came Spring, the season when an athlete's fancy turns toward the base' ball diamond. Here were new fields for our girls to conquer. Another interfclass tournament ended on Field Day with a thrilling game between 3B and 4B. Field Day! What a delightful treat that was to rejoice the hearts of the Athletic Club members. This momentous event, the first of its kind in our history, will long remain a cherished memory. The awarding of numerals and monograms followed, and soon we, graduates, were sadly bidding the organization that had grown so dear to us, "Adieu." To what do we ascribe the remarkable success of our club? The answer may be found in the generous support of our Principal and Faculty, the invaluable as- sistance rendered by Miss Gorman, and last but not least, the loyalty of our class' mates. With such assets as these, what organization could fail? A bright future is assured this club, which already might justly echo Caesar's famous "Veni, vidi, vici." One Hundred Nineteen Q Q fi ? Gnu Hundred Twcnry IC CLUB AT RAM D HE T -".- .11 , auf-A.-1 -J "-25.3. ff-A N CUR DRAMATIC CLUB As we terminate the final chapter in the illustrious Book of Memories, let us reveal to you its pages, wherein are disclosed the novel experiences of the class of 1931 in its alhliation with the Saint Genesius Dramatic Club. Our time and efforts have been well expended. Freshman year with its hopes, its dreams, its ambitions of newly initiated "high school girls," was brightened by the presentation of Shakespeare's immortal comedy, "As You Like It." So eff fective was it, that "Twelfth Night" was produced toward the close of the follow' ing year. Then in our junior Year came a fanciful drama, an artistic little play which struck a responsive chord somewhere down in our prosaic beings. "The Ivory Door" truly left an indelible impression on us, so attractive was it in its colorful charm, and the excellence of its portrayal. Christmas came once more with its renewal of the celebration of the Birthday of the King and the presentation of "The Gift of Love" easily eclipsed all previous Yuletide performances. In February of this year, active work in Buliwer Lytton's "Richelieu" began in earnest. The individuality of advertising posters, for which we were indebted to the Art Club, proved a valuable asset in stimulating enthusiasm. General co' operation resulted in a superb achievement, and, upon the completion of the splendid play, unanimous praise greeted both players and Madame Anna Daly Fallon, our directress, whose capabilities in dramatics have placed us in the first rank of amateurs. Our glory has been shortflived, and now as we are about to sever our relations with the club whose success formed so great a part in our lives we reflect momentarily on those many happy hours spent in loyal good comradeship. With reluctance we surrender our places to the undergraduates, fully cognizant that they will carry on the splendid work so eiliciently inaugurated by our predecessors and so sacredly cherished by us. We feel confident that they will never deteriorate to the rank of mediocrites and will ever remember the Dramatic Club's great motto, "There is no such word as fail." One Hundred Twenty one One Humired Twentyftwo CLUB RY LITERA THE LITERARY CLUB The Aladdin's lamp of literature has been oursg through the educational vapors which have arisen from it, at each of our quests into its cultural idea, there have come forth new and finer rnotivesg through the eyes of the poets, the novelists, the essayists, we have been mentally transported into other realms of fancy, and the knowledge we gleaned therein has been complete and satisfying. This acquaintance with the literary geniuses of various ages did not occur haphazardly. Though, as a result of our English work, we realized the wealth of beauty that lies concealed in the many phases of literature, our enthusiasm was not satiated. Our knowledge led us to seek a further development. Thus, with a stimulus given for our progress in literary fields, the desire among the pupils of our dear high school culminated in the formation of our Literary Club. It proved to be a fruitful undertaking from the beginning, What a marvelous task it was to encourage pupils to appreciate those valuable works that embody so much loftiness of thought and charm of expression! The first members of the club, with true "Memorialite" spirit, endeavored to fan the flickering lights of literary knowledge, to remove the draught of modern Ection that threatened to extinguish them entirely, and to nurse them into a steady flame. Their number was few and their task difficult, but they persevered and finally handed down to us the "literati" of '31, a club that has had its foundation firmly established and most of its difhcult work completed. Whatever success we have attained in this field can be attributed to our dear sisters, especially our Principal, Sister Marie Annette and to our Moderator, Miss M. Ripple. We have carried on the work so courageously begun by its first Qmembers, retaining the sentiment with which the Club was organized and always conducted. In Disraeli's words, we may say, "Time, the great destroyer of other men's happiness, only enlarges the patrif mony of literature to its possessorf' One Hundred Twenty three PROPHECY Alighting from a plane I entered a cave. Through winding, intricate labyrinths, merging now into thousands of endless, dim passages, then past dark, secluded caverns and finally peering forth into inky blackness, I hastily followed my guide, a wretched, cackling dwarf with a shining, swinging lantern. My courage mingled with a sense of utter desolation, as I harkened to the sonorous refrain of distant, sensuous music. Then my weird conductor gratefully hissed: "Lol Thou approachest the honorable Fates. Ask what thou wilt." Instantly we reached a turning, and I beheld a spacious, tapestried hall, clouded with incense and suffused with the ethereal glow of numerous hanging lamps. Seated on a dais were the three sister Fates, the objects of my quest. In a commanding tone one of these cried, "Suppliant, thou seekest the futures of thy classmates? Patience, silence. Only we hold the keys to days not yet inscribed in the annals of man." With visible trepidation, I muttered a faint ,"Yes, most worthy one!" Then came silence, a charged, miserable silence that was finally broken by a harsh command. "Bring sleep, Morpheus, I say, Morpheus, thy sleep!" Slowly the sisters beckoned me and then from behind a partly raised curtain, I gazed across a panorama of hills now deepening into valleys, of cities stretching toward forests, and rivers gracefully losing themselves in the sea. Drowsiness ruled. I was sinking, softly. Vaguely I imagined. "Now thou behold their destiniesf' an eerie voice commanded. A hurried impatient sigh, a muffled turning of leaves, and then I found myself in the cabin of the TransfContinental passenger plane. Truly I was weary, for the past hourwe had been awinging westward past the towering skyscrapers of New York toward the suburban districts of New jersey and Pennsylvania. As yet, my fellow passengers had found little or no time for congeniality and thus I was left to my own resources. Suddenly, I was startled from my reverie by the familiar voice of Mary Agnes Riley. After exchanging brief greetings, we fell into discussing the lots chosen by our sister Cathedralites. "Well, you see I'm quite a modern 'womanfaboutftownf " casually suggested Mary Agnes, "while motoring upfstate, the other day I chanced to stop at a charmf ing teafroom. Imagine my surprise when I discovered the two proprietors to be none other than that happy pair, KathleenMcClaurey and EileenMons. We "talked shop" and finally exchanged our knowledge about the class of '31. Both of them reside in 'Shadysidef Margaret Brady, Muriel Mackenzie and Catherine Sheehy are some of the prominent members of that 'just married set,' composed mostly of our old Cathedral friends. You must remember them, why, there is Lucy Downing, a rising young journalist, Mary Brennan, style's editor of 'Delineatorf Josephine One Hundred Twentyffouf Kiely, Gertrude Twiname, Mary Schepens, Betty Wolfe, America's leading inovelist, and her inseparable chum Marie Curry." "I felt so proud the other day," continued Mary Agnes, "when I heard judge Ann McCluskey commend Johanna Sullivan and Mary Barrett for the stand taken by them with regard to their clients. I just imagined that we were back again in Cathedral after I had read the praise Mary O'Brien gave to Marie Mullane's and Marguerite Hugue's book of Sonnets and to Mary Leurele's book on 'World Problemsf In her preface, Mary thanked Professor Rita Carlin of Columbia, Prof fessor Mary Caskin of Smith and Professor Eileen Curtin of Vassar." "Yes, "I added, "I happened to see Mary Woolley's recent play that Irene Mc Donnell, Helen Curtin, Rita Clymer and Veronica I. Murphy dramatized under the direction of Frances Sullivan. Florence Long was publicity agent and Philomena Lo Guidice and Hilda Miscione were the dress designers. By the way, Eugenia Corbera and Anne Dowling gave it remarkable 'Writefups' in the 'Evening Postf " Suddenly we were interrupted by a smile of recognition. It was Mildred Vogel, Winsome and cheerful as ever, Mildred was president of a brokerage in Wall Street and incidentally an able politician. "The last time I was at the legislature" she remarked, "it seemed like a Cath' edral reunion. Catherine Farrelly astonished the entire assembly by her tenfhour filibuster. She was seconded by her colleagues, Vivienne Fille, Sarah Culligan and Althea Reid, whereas she was ably opposed by Margaret Hedlund and her followers, Loretto Bruen, Veronica C. Murphy, Eleanor Cunningham and Margaret P. O'Connor. "Yes" she continued "Wall St. is teeming with the class of '31. Why, Martha Leik, Mary Matzok, Grace Bacigalupo, Marion Woodland, Margaret Hickey, Catherine Joyce, Sheila McHugh and Catherine Logan are familiar figures on the Curb and in the Exchange." "Glancing at the Sports' Edition, I noticed Catherine Curran's distinguished articles on 'Women in Sportsf She mentioned Betty Fleck, Mary O'Connor, Helen Stevenson as the greatest trio on the basketball court. Then too, she commented on the records of Anna Hiro, Catherine Chrenko, Rita Oakley and Esther Brown, the great golf champions of the country." Mary Agnes then asked, "Did you happen to read Helen Henderson's splendid editorial in the 'New York Times' on 'True Welfare Work?' Helen paid a grace' ful tribute to Alice Garvey, Mary Hyland, Mary Gately, Catherine Taylor, Anne judge, Sebastiano Marino, and Helen Donnelly for their wonderful nursing during the great mine disaster." V "By the way" I supplemented, "you must have heard that Virginia Brink, Rita Walsh, jean Dickson, Elsie Cormier, Margaret Davis and Mary Rogers have opened up a kindergarten in White Plains." "Yes," continued Mildred, "Westchester likes education. Mary A. Flynn is experimenting in spreading Civic Repertory Theatres, together with Rita McCoy, Margaret Horn and Marion Tyddf' 4 One Hundred Twenty fwc "Incidentally," I remarked, "during my travels in France I was greeted by Gertrude Beruard, Mary Rice and Mary Parker, French correspondents for the Associated Press. I chanced to meet Muriel Reutter and Naomi Clapp in the Louvre successfully sketching the "Mona Lisa." We started chatting and they enlightened me as to the whereabouts of some of the other artists. It seems that Lia Bertoni and Elizabeth Potter are illustrators for a fashionable magazine, while Betty Brown has just finished the pictures for Dorothy Feerick's latest novel, "Big Money." "Really you can not imagine how small this world is," confided Mary Agnes, "why, in one afternoon I saw Margaret Henchy over television, Constance Horan and a sextet composed of Dorothy Rafferty, Eleanor Landy, Anne Weir and Mary Flynn, Catherine Takacs and Kathleen Egan played. However, Philomena Tucci, Katherine Trier, and Mary O'Donnell have turned physiologists and are all popular over television. Catherine O'Rourke, Dorothea Taylor, Marie McLaughlin, Evelyn Bardes and Mary Mellor are all famous for their bedftime stories over that indispensible invention-'the radio.' " Suddenly, a tanned sportswoman approached our circle. Who could mistake Virginia Wilmoth in the role of an aviatrix? Eagerly she contributed her part to the story of the class of '31. "Yes, while recently flying over Arkansas, I chanced to alight in a large Held. I sought the owners and was greeted by the smiling faces of Margaret Maguire, Mary Cleary, Anne Myhan and Lucille Lee who are progressive agriculturistsf' "While in Shanghai," she added, "I met Helen Hughes, Mary Ryan, Gwendolyn Lee and Catherine Smart, members of Cook's Travelling Agency. It seems Cather' ine is a regular correspondent with Anna Higgins and Mary Vaughan, who are at present engaged in exploding the Einstein Theory on the top of the Alps." "Recently I made a tour of inspection in Julia Richman High School," inf terrupted Mildred, "I was greeted by Marcella Kuhner, who is head of the Def partment of Latin and is so ably assisted by Margaret Colgan, Marion Bickner, and Claire Lamersg Mary Curry, Majorie Fleming and Margaret Ryan are in the French Department in the same building." "Last month," Mary Agnes told us, "Ethel Henry invited me to spend the week' end at her home on Long Island. While there we were discussing the Class of '31. Martina Brennan, Mary Freehill and Juliette Lippe are the architects who designed the new "Times Building," built under the supervision of Mary Farmer and Mary Kelly." - Again Mildred smiled, Isabella Hastings, Viola Maistre, and Kathleen Leen are congenially located as dieticians for Schraftsg you must recall Helen Roche's and Mary McShane's aptitude for Irish dancing-well, both of them are now happily married in the Emerald Isle, They write to Katherine Knowd and Catherine Tracy, elhciency experts, that their homes are a veritable oasis for Cathedralites travelling abroad, particularly Rose McBride, Dorothy O'Connor and Elizabeth Cowan, all chemists studying in Germany." One Hundred Twentysix "Yes," I managed to add, "recently I was sent to interview Mary Cos rove, Florence Buckley, Mary Mayowetz, and Mary Fanning, who had just returnedg from their explorations in the Arctic. Their chief engineers were none other than Helen Cleveland and Johanna Nolan while Jeanette Leddy and Helen Gorey proved to be perfect wireless operators." "Speaking of explorations," Virginia quietly remarked, "you must remember that Kathryn Spiess, Anne Coby, Madeline Nash, Margaret Brennan and Rose Matera are now engaged in excavating the tombs of the cliff dwellers in New Mex- ico. "Lately I became domesticated," chuckled Mary Agnes appreciatively, "while looking for a cook book I chanced upon that of Ellen McDonnell and Eleanor Mc Donald." "Yes," continued Mary Agnes, " '31 is proud of Frances Quirk, Elizabeth Watson, Anna Carroll and Mary Mullen, they are all teaching in Cathedral now. I happened to visit Frances and she is still smiling over Marion Scanlon's and Eleanor Chiappino's mischievous youngsters. Catherine Wynne, Alice Toohey, Margaret Schoff and Catherine Sweeney are all popular interior decorators in Chicago" concluded Mary Agnes. "Stranger events than that have happened," I remarked, "why I'm not usually interested in Science but Frida Hofstetter's and Mary Mc Mahon's book on 'The Elements of Physics' is wonderful. Mildred Hamel's essay on the 'Essentials of Music' is considered a masterpiece, also." "Have you heard the amazing news, I almost forgot it?" asked Mildred. "Why Margaret Stewart, Mary Martin and Margaret Glasson are operating a distinctive detective agency." Mary Agnes smiled, "Margaret Galvin, Dorothy O'Connor and Mary Mc Guire have merged and are owners of a chain of miniature golf courses. Marjorie Kelly and Katherine Saunders are ardent sympathizers of the "No Homework Movementg whereas Catherine McGarry and Viola Laird are proud inventors of a mechanical device for washing classroom boards." "Perhaps you don't realize it," added Virginia, "but Mary O'Shea and Hida Tanaka are-executives at the airport while Veronica Murphy is our greatest aviatrixf' Now we were approaching the beacons of San Francisco. Slowly, circling down' ward, the giant bird gracefully glided into the hangar. We shook hands, we, four of '31, each with a ring of that poignant verse in her heart, "To know, to love, to part." I was startled, yea, even fearful as the three sister Fates hastily veiled the misty silhouettes of Destiny and gruffly chanted, "Follow they guide, follow they guide." Blinded with the soft glow of day, I hastily stumbled through fields, ethereal in the gloaming twilight of a spring evening. ' MARY 'E. Scori- Onc Hundred Twenty seven One Hundred Twentyfeight 'Y 'av 8 A sm mmywi A ZL7Nxxx NXXXNX l VW , W i g ' .fxkn ix g fm F4 x.'X Tx :Exif XX N, N3 ' ,,k! -UN ,X - , xyxr ye ..,N- w .x num v- X T K'yXxW?n M f A"" N 'X Q' QV mum, . vnu ,M . Je! xxx lx, 1 fsmm ,fy 1' lll"'lII 'll ,W T ' ' J pf Qefifgxx-X 1 AIIIIFW '4' ,M,,.,,.,., , 1 fy. r .f,,: 1 ggggml AQ4 11: fL. M k x,lLf f .1- w L Vilas?:g:E15,Qw.-W"'V XJ, v ' , QlIIlIll!. p35!!!!5 N , ' Illlrllll ' X lhsv' --" lllllinl W 1 xxx' 3' 'X,- ., 'f', AQ Ng.-mfg? X ' I v i , Yxxr XXX V 45?,::, H v ,t4',Lfi LP- - NX-X - .f-Mx xy H , ,. H-V-J "The heavens are telling the glory of God, The wonder of his works displays the firmamentf' On the occasion of the formal dedication of the Papal radio station, HfVfJ by our Holy Father, Pius XI, these famous words were graphically illustrated. On that momentous day the Supreme Pontiff called the whole world to witness the manif festation of God's power and majesty by quoting from Holy Scripture, "Audite caeli quae loquor, audiat terra verba oris mei !" February 12, 1931 'will long be remembered in the annals of history, not only by the Catholic clergy and laity, but by the whole world. On that day, men, women, and children regardless of race or creed, harkened with strange, unanalyzed emotions to a voice-the voice of a great ruler, the voice of the great white Shepherd of the Church, the voice of the most important man in the world of religion. Even skeptics, no matter how bitterly they had scoffed at the Pope, were compelled to reverence and respect the owner of that voice. How could it be otherwise, when he is the chosen one of Christ, His vicar on earth? It was indeed a colorful scene that attracted the eye of the visitor in Vatican City on the occasion of the Pontiflqs address. The advent of the Pa al party was heralded by a fanfare of trumpeters. The official yellow and white ofp the pontifical arms mingled with the purple of the monsignori and the white robes, and the red and gold headdress of the Pope. The ancient and modern worlds seemed to have been blended in the picturesque blue, red, and yellow uniforms of the Swiss guards and the slender aerials of the radio unit. It was an event that would stir the imaginaf tion of even the most humble artist. The Pope, enthroned on a richly upholstered chair before the microphone, spoke in Latin for more than fifteen minutes. His words thrilled his millions of listeners, although many of them were unable to understand the speech in its ori inal form. The chief feature of the demonstration lies in the fact that the voice ofg the Supreme Pontiff could be distinctly heard in all corners of the globe. About an hour elapsed before the Englishfspeaking audience had the added pleasure of hearing Monsignor Spellman, an attache of the Secretary of State of the Vatican, reproduce the address in their native tongue. ' The majority of the chief broadcasting centers in the United States used all their facilities to bring the program to the American nation. This was a gesture of courtesy greatly appreciated by our Catholic people. Few foreign stations were as fortunate as they in " picking up" the discourse. As the words of Pius XI traveled over the ether waves, they were crossed by waves of love and hate, respect and resentment. There are those of other faiths who do not yet understand why Peter speaks with authority, while their own min' isters are continually disagreeing among themselves on some question of faith or morals. We can almost imagine one of them saying, "Why should it be given to him to speak as one having power? Why is it that to him alone the whole world listens?" The words of God seemed to permeate the air as that epochal event was taking place, "He that heareth you, heareth Me. He that despiseth you, despiseth Me." One Hundred Twenty nine Kings, rulers, scientists and many of the world's great personalities have been heard in many lands through the instrumentality of the microphone, "but never has the cohesiveness of mankind had so striking a manifestation, giving an incalculable impetus to those cementing processes which shall yet bind all nations together in a covenant of peace and holy fellowship, proclaiming one God, one law, one element, and one farfoff divine event to which the whole creation moves." Over a thousand years ago, Christ said to His Apostles, "Go teach ye all nations." His followers were simple, unassuming men and to many this command seemed preposterous. Education, intelligence and a deep understanding of human nature were necessary if the light of God's truth were to be carried to regions where ignorance and iniquity prevailed. But God was not unmindful of His creatures, and through His Providence the miracle of tongues has been accomplished. As time progressed and the mode of living changed, the Church remained steadfast to the fundamental teachings of her Founder, but some of the ecclesiastical laws have been modified in order to adjust themselves to modern conditions. Conf trary to the general belief of nonfCatholics, the Church does not fear progress, rather, she has done all in her power to promote advancement in science and the arts. Many critics say that the Church is antiquated, that she fears science because it will event' ually cause her downfall. It must have been a sad blow to these critics when the Catholic clergy not only recognized the radio by introducing it into many of the churches in order to broadcast Christian belief to all the world, but also laid plans for the installation of an official station in the Vatican itself. To Catholics everywhere, the day on which HfVfJ, constructed under the direction of Senator Guglielmo Marconi, was inf augurated was one of the most glorious in the history of the Church. Of the many beautiful passages in Holy Scripture relating to the reception of the word of God, one seems to have a special bearing on this event. On one occasion referring to Himself as the Good Shepherd, Christ said "Other sheep I have that are not of this fold-they shall hear My voice." Truly they have heard His voice! Again, our shepherd, Pius XI, the spiritual descendant of the selffnamed Good Shepherd, has called to his flock, and they have heard him. He did not speak at ran' dom, every word he uttered had a deep significance. He addressed himself not only to those who have never forsaken God, but also to all heretics and unbelievers. He reminded them that it is the earnest wish of all Catholics that all outside the true Church may one day recognize the fallacy of their beliefs and that, in reality, there may be but "one flock and one shepherd." Years from now the radio may suffer oblivion, yet the memory of that day on which the sovereign Pontiff addressed mankind will live forever. One of the contemporaneous newspapers has defined it Httingly as, "Something to stir the imagination, to give one a sense of the continuity and the variety of the human story, to endow the inventiveness of our time with a new beauty, and to clothe one's faith with an expanding power, is to be found in the great event, when from the Vatican, the Pope spoke over the radio to his people and to the world." CATHERINE E. CURRAN One Hundred 'Thirty 7 "4""'f!'1'f"i ELIZABETH BAYLEY SETON 17744821 "A great multitude, which no man could number, of all nations, and tribes and peoples, and tongues, standing before the throne and in sight of the Lamb, clothed with white robes and palms in their hands-CApocalyppse VIII 91. "The Litany of the Saints is not a sealed book of the dead pastg it is a never' ending scroll to be written on until the day of judgment." But lately have we added to those illustrious names an inscription that attests the faith of North Amer' ica's early missionary heroes, an inscription engraved in the blood of martyred Jesuit priests. Proudly do we claim them, our first Saints, eight in all, joques, Lalement Brebeuf among them and fervently do we hope that they shall head a mighty host whose name will be legion. A Today, with confidence and persistence, we Catholics of America are fostering another canonizationg we would see Elizabeth Bayley Seton, triumphant with the halo of a saintg we desire to witness her formal installation as a member of God's blessed, and know her to be acknowledged and invoked by the Christian world. Well may we urge the cause of beatirication of the foundress of our Order of the Sisters of Charity in the United States, endeavoring to secure some little token for her, in loving memory of our weighty indebtedness. It was she who opened a new avenue to education, to purity of life, and who blazed the way for countless others who would renounce the world, seeking perfection in silent sacrifice and conf stant labor beneath the standard of our beloved Nazarene. Mother Seton proved to be the spiritual inspiration and consolation of many while on earth. This may be shown very strikingly even in our own time. At the recent unveiling of a tablet in memory of this holy woman in Saint Peter's, Barclay Street, on the ninth of May, Governor Franklin D. Roosevelt sent the following message: "In my childhood days, my father often told me of Mother Seton, for she was a very close connection of the Roosevelt family, and her sisterfinflaw was, I think, my greatfaunt. Her distinguished nephew, Archbishop Bayley was a first cousin of my father, James Roosevelt, and they were very close friends. In our family we have traditions of the saintly character of Mother Seton." We too would honor her under the title of glorious patroness and in the future recognize her as our first native North American Saint. MARY E. Woottrzy One Hundred Thirtyfonc is 'l .gift-'fm in .mg , f gif ,Ig 'Q if BI .i 'tl .i Ll il fir, if ii v. AQ, , . M MoDERN LITERATI In recent years, a certain faction of pessimists has arisen, asserting that the standard of literature maintained throughout the world is being gradually, but perf ceptibly lowered. They have attempted to prove this allegation by pointing, among other things, to the wide use of free verse in poetry and to the growth of belief in imagery, that is, the conviction that poetry should primarily present an image or picture. However, many of our presentfday writers, poets and dramatists have refuted such a sweeping statement by their ingenious productions. In English literature, Alice Meynell and Francis Thompson are prominent figures. Above all, they were Roman Catholic poets, and, though of different temperament and expression, in inf tensity of religious experience, their compositions might be considered of parallel value. Alice Meynell had a peaceful career, devoid of many hindrances which confronted other struggling poets. This tranquillity is reflected strikingly in her poetry. In one of her best works, "The Shepherdessf' the delicacy of her art is easily discerned: "She walks-the lady of my delight- A shepherdess of sheep Her flocks are thoughts. She keeps them white, She guards them from the steepg She feeds them on the fragrant height, And folds them in for sleep." Francis Thompson, a contemporary and lifelong friend of Alice Meynell, was at first inclined toward great complexity in his poetical strivings. Later, he composed songs concerning love and nature but his prominent manuscripts were elaborate or highly embellished odes. The most sublime and hauntingly beautiful of these is the wellfknown "Hound of Heaven" in which he relates his mystical experience with the Divine Being, whom he pictures as pursuing him until he yielded and became one with Him. Of all the lines in English poetry, these are perhaps the most forceful and awefinspiring: "Up vistaed hopes I sped, And shot, precipitated, Adown Titanic glooms of chasmed fears, From those strong Feet that followed, followed after. But with unhurrying chase, And unperturbed pace, Deliberate speed, majestic instancy, They beat-and a Voice beat More instant than the Feet- 'All things betray thee, who betrayest Me."' One Hundred Thirty-two Among those of British descent who have chosen America as a scope for their literature, Gilbert K. Chesterton ranks first in importance. He is a novelist and poet of distinction, and a journalist by profession, yet he is most widely known as an essayist. Although a fiery democrat and a despiser of aristocracy, he is far from being a socialist. In his writing, he revels in antitheses, indentities and absurdities. This genius substantiates his contentions with facts, in an unornamented and logical manner, albeit hidden under an exterior veil of subtle humor. One of Chesterton's widelyfread books is characteristically entitled "The Defendant." True to its title, the collection of essays endeavors to point out the beneficial qualities of dime novels, immense public statues, unnecessary information in newspapers, heraldry and a score of other nonsensical trivialities. Cheap fiction, he argues, is written to amuse or to thrill, and since amusement and romance are legitimate desires in man, why compare "Hamlet" with such novels? Chesterton also denounces those who invariably call good things bad, and cites his belief that the only definite evil existing in the world tofday is the ability of a few rich men to collect God's acres into their vast estates and thus deprive the majority of prof perty. But this book does not outrank "The Victorian Age in Literature," published in 1913, in which he reviewed conspicuous writers like Carlyle, Arnold, Cobbett and Mill and made distinctions which will be of permanent strength in English criticism. In the Held of Irish literature, we find a distinguished poet-Padraic Colum, a protege of George William Russell, whose verse ranks high by reason of its sterling honesty and purity of observation. He has gathered the greater part of his material from experience and from his lengthy residence in Ireland. His pictures are principally of peasants at work, of aged women by firesides and of "jeunes filles" spinning. All are remarkable for the truth which predominates them. Padraic Colum is a realist and his plays deal with the conflicts which rage within the very beings of typical Irish peasants. Always natural, never stilted, his characters appeal to all. His best play, "Thomas Muskerry," written in 1910, relates the sacrihces which Muskerry willingly made for his family and though he dreams of happy independence when he shall retire from his position as master of a workhouse, these dreams never come true for his greedy relatives hedge him in till he dies of utter neglect. The pathetic portrayal draws aside the curtain of ignorance and reveals in all its immensity the problem of family life in Ireland. In 1922, Padraic Colum received an honorable mention in "Poetry" for his "Swift's Pastoral." . Among our great American poets, Edwin Arlington Robinson stands fore' most. Since the Nineties he has struggled against dire poverty in New York. It was from' Thomas Hardy and George Cramme that he copied his strong adherence to common life but soon after he went on to develop his own individual style. In all One Hundred Thirty three his writings, he seeks to convey the vanity and futility of human life and pictures baffled humanity stumbling, wending its vain way to destruction. In a humorous mood he tells how Miniver Cheevy yearned for the romantic past: "Miniver cursed the commonplace And eyed a khaki suit with loathing, He missed the medieval grace Of iron clothing." Robinsons poems are often difficult to comprehend, yet they are replete with beauty beyond the attainment of almost any living poet. The number of characters he has created essentially sets him apart from his rivals, but his chief characteristic rests in his combination of profundity and preciseness. Among his best works are "The Master, "Ridhard Cory" and "Ben Jonson Entertains a Man from Stratfordf' In 1921, he received the Pulitzer Prize of one thousand dollars for his "Collected Poems" which was regarded as the book of the most enduring value to American literature published during that year, and with this award, he gained recognition as a great American poet. Francis Carlin, termed "The New Floor-Walker Poet Genius" is so called because he lives two distinct lives-one as a poet, the other as a floor superintendent in R. H. Macy's store. Though born in America, he has a deep affection for Ireland and a passion for beauty which, when they blend, produce most harmonious music. "The Provinces" is an excellent illustration: "O God, that I May arise with the Gael To the song in the sky Over Inisfail! Ulster, your dark Mold for meg Munster, a lark Hold for me! Connaght, a caoine, Croon for meg Leinster, a mean Stone for me! O God, that I May arise with the Gael To the song in the sky Over Inisfail!" Another exemplar of the worth of modern literature is Carl Sandburg. It was among the factories and railroads of the Middle West that this son of a Swedish immigrant found themes for his poetry, thus proving himself a poet of the new order of life in the United States. As such he is the voice of the tumultuous elements in One Hundred Thinyffour American existence. Remarkable, indeed, is his boldness and challenging attitude toward adults contrasted with his tenderness towards children. In "Winter Milk" he shows this sympathy toward the young when he says of his own daughter: "There are dreams in your eyes, Helga, Tall reaches of wind sweep the clear blue. The winter is young yet, so young. Only a little cupful of winter has touched your lips." Though an advocate of free verse, he employs all the beauty of words, of which he is master. Describing Chicago, he says of her: "Hog Butcher for the world, Tool makers, Stackers of Wheat, Player with Railroads and the Nation's Freight Handler, Stormy, husky, brawling, City of the Big Shoulders." An excellent example of his power to summon beautiful words to express his emotions is given in such lines as these: "In the loam we sleep, In the cool, moist loam, To the lull of years that pass, And the break of stars. From the loam, then, The soft warm loam We riseg To shape of rose leaf, Of face and shoulder, We stand, then. To a whiff of life Lifted to the silver of the sun Over and out of the loam A day." One of Sandburg's chief traits is his ability to combine the native and local in him which evolves poems like "Chicago" with the universal, which helps him to respond to poetical inspirations. It was in 1920 that his "Smoke and Steel" was awarded the Poetry Society Prize. Since we can now boast of so profuse and varied a selection of literati, with their beauty of thought, force of expression, sterling honesty of verse and realism, it would seem that the standard of literature has been raised and its banner un' furled to float above a world which seeks true poetry, mighty drama and choice prose. MARY OlDONNELL. One Hundred Thirty fin REALISM Throughout the history of literature there has never been a more marked ten' dency toward a democratic style than at the present. The influence of popular educaf tion has led to a striking and fundamental change in contemporary literature which distinguishes it from the historical type. The modern trend shows diversification. The reading public is now too large to interest itself in one dominant phase, and so there has developed a literary movef ment in the last decade of the nineteenth century which has catered to the wishes of the populace and failed to display any decisive direction. However, just as roman' ticism characterized the early nineteenth century and classicism the early eighteenth, so now in the present confusion of literature there may be discerned one tendency which, if developed, may prove to be the distinguishing impulse of the twentieth century. This tendency is realism. The interest of the vast reading public in realities, facts, has determined this new trend. Whereas formerly a man of letters achieved success by "leaving something so written to aftertimes that they should not willingly let it die" QMiltonj-today, the greatness of a writer depends upon his ability to retain the attention of the masses for a few years instead of a "fit audience though few" for generations. Accordingly, the introduction of realism in contemporary writ' ings has broken down the stately conventions of literary minds of the past. The modern novel, for instance, mirrors life more intimately than ever before. It symbolizes realities without camouflage. In modern English literature the term suggests without dispute Galsworthy, Arnold Bennett and Sheila KayefSmith. Galsworthy is a realist in every sense of the word. A humanitarian by temper' ament and a lawyer by training, all his work is done with a definite social purpose in View of which his skill and technique serve as a means. His satire is unconcealed as, also is his sympathy. Class distinction, he recognizes as the cardinal fact in society. Hence his novels deal chiefly with class opposition. He is, however, even more successful than others in preventing the didactic element in his novel from over- powering its quality. "Every grouping of life and character has its inherent moral," he says, and according to his own views, it is the artist's business 'iso to pose the group as to bring the moral poignantly to the light of day." Galsworthy was slow in reaching the heights of artisitc greatness and the first recognition of his genius did not come till 1906, at the publication of "The Man of Property" which really was the Erst of a series of novels, that, taken together, com' pose a unique volume "The Forsyte Saga" proper, beginning with "The Man of Property" and ending with "To Let," traces the varying fortunes of the Forsytes from 1886 to 1920. The later series beginning with "The White Monkey" begins its action in 1922 and continues the tale of the younger generation up to the death of Soames Forsyte in 1926. This complete set may now be found under the title, "A Modern Comedy." It only remains to be seen that so skilled a novelist cannot help but give evidence of that adeptness in his writings, and indeed, in recognition of his abilities, it seems more than probable that generations to come will accept "The Forsyte Saga" not On Hundred Thirtyfsix only for the unusual theme of the story but also as a masterpiece of fictional art. Galsworthy's nomination to the Order of Merit in succession to Thomas Hardy in 1929 gave authoritative recognition of his supremacy among the men of letters of our times. Almost inseparably linked with Galsworthy is Arnold Bennett. It was only after years of apprenticeship that Bennett emerged, a novelist of distinction. As a background for his works, he immortalized the "Five Towns" in which he lived, and proceded to recount the lives of the inhabitants with an unsparing realism which reminds one of the realists of France. The monotony of such an environment is artistically relieved by the representation of characters of real worth. Bennett combines both realism and romance in a most unusual and lifelike man' ner. The "Old Wives' Tales" published in 1908 is an example of this. By tracing the careers of two sisters of different aspirations and temperament, he succeeds in his purpose. In the "Clayhanger" trilogy he again associates two characters of opposite tendencies, the faithful realist, Edwin, and the romanticist, Hilda. Bennett, however, attained the peak of success when he wrote "Buried Alive," a skit that he has never excelled. This is a story of the almost supernatural experf ience of a man surviving himself, attending his own funeral and enjoying his post' humous fame. His strange experience, nevertheless, is brought on by the most natural means and does not detract from the author's realisitc structure. Now, quite naturally, we come to Miss Sheila KayefSmith who owes much to the example of Galsworthy and Bennett, in their interpretation of character by all possible means. In the main, Miss Smith has confined herself to the realms of Sussexg indeed, she is the spokesman of those simple, hardfworking folk whose lives are the embodif ment of simplicity and nobility. It was she who first focused the attention of the outside world on Sussex, on those "who live close to the soil and are a part of it." Miss Smith's ability to discern beauty in the rudest of Nature's creations, has elevated her above the usual position of novelist. Her books constitute a world of reality and give us a sketch of true romance-the rugged romance of the soil. The most significant of her works are "The Tramping Methodist," "Starbrace," "Green Apple Harvest"and"Sussex Gorge." The latter, an epic of the land, published in 1916, was readily granted the place of honor among the novels of its time. In the language of realism, itis "the power of a tiny plot of earth over the ceaseless strivings of one man." Despite her genius for portraying persons and scenes as they really are, Sheila KayefSmith did not produce her greatest novel until 1922. "Joanna Godden' is a masterpiece of literary creation and portrayal. No character in art or literature could ever equal this one. Traits of both weakness and steadfastness are combined in the heroine. It is the tale of a girl who, in behalf of her sister's interests, attempts to banish true love from her heart only to find that love cannot be swerved by or' dinary mortals. Miss Smith has indeed well deserved the diadem of honor that is hers, for her works, like those of Galsworthy and Hardy, have been most significant in ushering in this new reign in literature-the reign of realism. MARY A. OQCONNOR One Hundred Thirty seven MIDfTOWN NEW YORK "Architecture is frozen music"-Schelling New York is truly a city of extremes. She has justly earned this appellation by her blending of contrasts in the formation of one mighty metropolis, the most unique in the world. This may be readily seen by an observation of the architecture around us. Of all the modern municipal structures, "the skyscraper," by preeminence, is the famous Empire State, called the Smith Building in honor of its president, our internationally known exfgovernor Alfred E. Smith. Opened officially on the first of May of this year, it received its just recognition as the highest building in the world. It represents the work of skilled architects, engineers, scientists, mechanics and workmen, and stands, majestic in its entirety, a monument to the achievements of our generation. Reaching twelve hundred feet into the air, its white brick and aluminum reflecting the light, its panes glittering in the sun, it furnishes an ideal setting for modern business. From the completeness of its rocky foundation to the mooring mast on its tower, it more than satisfies the exacting demands of the present age. Within walking distance of the Empire State, we find Saint Patrick's Cathedral, whose cornerstone was laid by our illustrious Archbishop john Hughes on August 15, 1858,'but whose splendid structure was only completed and dedicated in 1879. The edifice is done in the inimitable Gothic style, and with its grey granite walls, intricate, pointed arches and magniicent stainedfglass windows, it is "the cynosure of neighboring eyes." The twin spires whose "silent fingers point to heaven," are sharply outlined against the sky in beautiful immobility, exhorting us to look up,-up to God. The interior is sublime in its solemnityg the long, shaded aisles, mysterious recesses and vaulted ceiling are typical of the old French Cathedrals. Everything about the sacred precincts seems so foreign to bustling New York. The fitful gleam of the sanctuary lamp, the stillness and sense of security make this house of God a world apart. Not only do these two buildings differ in architecture and atmosphere, but also in purpose. The Empire State was erected as a memorial to commercialism, Saint Patrick's Cathedral as a shrine consecrated to the worship of God. Yet there is an indefinable connection between the two that a contemplative soul cannot fail to grasp. Both these artistic conceptions were realized because of the guidance and inspiration of the Great Creator. These masterpieces of beauty also exemplify that the material and spiritual life of man are so closely interwoven, that it is by the power and superiority of the spiritual that the material may triumph. ANN M. MCCLUSKEY. One Hundred Thirtyfeight GRADUATES BACIGALUPO, GRACE 26 Mulberry Street, N. Y. C. BARDES EVELYN MARY 651 W. 179th St., N. Y. C. BARRETT, MARY, RITA 410 West 260th St., N. Y. C. BERTONI, LIA YOLANDA 163 W. 122 St., N. Y. C. BERUARD, GERTRUDE 650 W. 177 Street, N. Y. C. BICRNER, MARION ELIZABETH 2314 Valentine Ave., N. Y. BRADY, MARGARET FRANCES 206 W. 105 St., N. Y. C. BRENNAN MARGARET MIRIAM . o 240 East Tremont Ave , Br nx, BRENNAN MARTINA MARY 502 West 143 St., N. Y. C. BRENNAN, MARY AGNES 323 East 51 St., N. Y. C. BRINK, VIRGINIA MARSHALL 1966 University Ave., Bronx, N. Y. BROWN, ELIZABETH URSULA 563 W. 161 St., N. Y. C. BROWN, ESTHER MARIE 2570 Briggs Ave., N. Y. C. BRUEN, LORETTO AGATHA 4470 Park Ave., N. Y. C. BUCKLEY, FLORENCE 1069 Boston Road, Bronx, N. Y. CARLIN, RITA MARIE 411 St ohn's Place Brooklyn, N. Y. . J , CARROLL, ANNA PATRICIA 633 Columbus Ave., N. Y. C. CASHIN, MARY M. 967 Home St., Bronx, N. Y. C. CHIAPPINO, ELEANOR 206 East 201 St. N. Y. C. CHRENKO, CATHERINE THEREsA 202 East 52 St., N. Y. C. CLAPP, NAOMI 610 East 169 St., N. Y. C. CLEARY, MARY 217 West 106 St., N. Y. C. CLEVELAND, HELEN GERTRUDE 509 West 176 St., N. Y. C. CLYMER, RITA DoLoREs 32f17 201st St., Bayside, L. I. COBY, ANNE FRANCES 429 East 160 St., N. Y. C. COLGAN, MARGARET, A. 1053 Clay Ave., N. Y. C. CORBERA, EUGENIA. VICTORIA 35 Hamilton Place, N. Y. C. CORMIER, ELSIE 8 East 131 St., N. Y. C. CosGRovE, MARY 461 East 144 St., Bronx, N. Y. COWAN, ELIZABETH MARY 4518 Hill Ave., N. Y. C. CULLIGAN, SARAH VERONICA 505 West 173 St. N. Y. C. CUNNINGI-IAM, ELEANOR REGINA 352 W. 21 St., N. Y. C. CURRAN, CATHERINE ELIZABETH 2254 Washington Ave., N. Y. CURRY, MARIE 2006 Amsterdam Ave., N. Y. C CURRY, MARY M. 1308 Southern Boulevard, N. Y. CURTIN, EILEEN 208 Alexander Ave., N. Y. C. CURTIN, HELEN MARIE 1164 Franklin Ave., N. Y. C. DAVIS, MARGARET 318 West 49 St., N. Y. C. DIcIcsoN, JEAN 201 West 81 St. N. Y. C. DONNELLY, HELEN AGNES 868 Van Nest Ave., N. Y. C. DOWLING, ANNE ELIZABETH 34'41f56 St. Woodside, L. I. DOWNING, LUCY AGNES 21f17 36 St. Astoria, L. I. EGAN, KATHLEEN 333 East 17 St., N. Y. C. FANNING, MARY AGNES 501 West 187 St. N. Y. C. FARMER, MARY 1352 University Ave., N. Y. FARRELLY, CATHERINE VIRGINIA 503 Weheir Court, Bronx, N. C Y One Hundred 'Thirty nm: C 'ifxu .,, L-V5 GRADUATES FERRICK, DOROTHY JEAN 51f01 44 St. Woodside, L. I. FILLE, VIVIENNE ALMA 1916 Grand Concourse, N. Y. C. FLECR, ELIZABETH MARIE 337 East 52 St., N. Y. C. FLEMING, MARJORIE LOUISE 2123 Virgil Ave., N. Y. C. FLYNN, MARY 606 W. 178 St., N. Y. C. FLYNN, MARY MARGARET 117 W. 89 St., N. Y. C. FREEHILL, MARY MARGARET l 113 E. 177 st., N. Y. C. GALVIN, MARGARET MARY 1813 Gleason Ave., N. Y. C. GARVEY, ALICE MARIE 58 W. 106 St., N. Y. C. GATELY, MARY ELIZABETH 456 E. 159 St. N. Y. C. GLASSON, MARGARET 637 Second Avenue, N. Y. C. GOREY, HELEN THERESA 173 Cherry St., N. Y. C. HAMEL, MILDRED MARIE 25 Throggs Neck Blv'd., Bronx, N.Y. HASTINGS, ISABELLA A. 955 East 233 St., N. Y. C. HEDLUND, MARGARET LOUISE 840 Mott Ave., N. Y. C. HENCHY, MARGARET FRANCES 540 E. 134 St. Bronx, N. Y. HENDERSON, HELEN E. 308 West 18 St., N. Y. C. HENRY, ETHEL CONSTANCE 515 W. 183 St., N. Y. C. HIGREY, MARGARET MARY 220 E. 87 St., N. Y. C. HIGGINS, ANNA MERCEDES 8318-63 Ave., Forest Hills West, L.I HIRO, ANNA VERONICA 990 Summit Ave., N. Y. C. HOFSTETTER, FRIDA THERESA 407 Woodstock Ave., Silver Lake, S.I HORAN, CONsTANcE 261 E. 188 St., N. Y. C. One Hundred Forty HORN, MARGARET MARY 3 West 7th St. Mt. Ve HUGHES, HELEN 152 Greenwich St N ., . Y. HUGUE, MARGUERITE 3018f37 St., Astoria, L. HYLAND, MARY AGNES 80 W. 169 St., N. Y. C. JOYCE CATHERINE THERESA rnon, C. I. 444 E. 137 St., N. Y. C. JUDGE, ANNA CHRISTINA 2818 Dudley Ave., Bron KELLY, MARJORY 162 West 93 St., N. Y. KELLY, MARY x, N. C. 772 East 161 St., N. Y. C. KIELY, JOSEPHINE 871 Elsmere Place, N. Y. KNOUD, CATHERINE CEGILIA C. 579 Oak Tree Place, Bronx, N Y KUHNER, MARGELLA 644 Third Avenue, N. Y. C. LAIRD, VIOLA MARY 49 La Salle St., N. Y. C. LAMERS, CLAIRE A. 1240 Clay Ave. N. Y. C. LANDY, ELBANOR 528 East 89 St. N. Y. C. LEDDY, JEANETTB CLARE 59'07 41 Avenue, WOO LEE, GWENDOLYN MARY dside, 1136 Clay Avenue, N. Y. C. LEE, LUCILLE MARIE 1935 Lacombe Ave., N. LEEN, KATHLEEN VBRONICA Y. C. 2193 Creston Avenue, N. Y. C LEIK, MARTHA 127 Liberty St., N. Y. C. LEURELE, MARY 79 Hamilton Place, N. Y. C. LIPPE, JULIETTE 534 W. 147 St., N. Y. C. LOGAN, CATHERINE HELEN 350 E. 139 St., Bronx, N LOGUIDICE, PHILOMENA 1750f63 rd St., Brooklyn, .Y. N.Y GRADUATES LONG, FLORENCE 1160 Hoe Ave., Bronx, N. Y. MACKENZIE, MURIEL FRANCES 333 East Mosholu Pkway, North, Bx. MCBRIDE, ROSE THERESA 120 W. 61 St., N. Y. C. MCCLAUREY, KATHLEEN CORNELIA 2450 Creston Ave., Fordham, Bronx MCCLUSKEY, ANN MARIE 489 Amsterdam Ave., Bronx, N.Y. MCCOY, RITA FRANCES 2789 Morris Ave., Bronx, N.Y. MCDONALD, ELEANOR H, 19 W. 8th St., N. Y. C. MCDONNELL, ELLEN, THERESA 209 E. 58 St., N. Y. C. MCDONNELL, IRENE REGINA 60 Winter Hill, Giff. Pk.Tuckahoe, N.Y. MCGARRY, CATHERINE L. 136 W. 90 St., N. Y. C. MCGOLDRICR, MARGARET MARY 41f54f55 St., Woodside, L. I. MCGUIRE, MARY ELIZABETH 79 E. 119 St., N. Y. C. MCHUGH, SHEILA 596 West 178 St., N. Y. C. MCLAUGHLIN, MARIE THERESA 414 E. 16 St., N. Y. C. MCMAHON, MARY CECILIA 334 Jackson Ave., N. Y. C. MCSHANE, MARY 2145 Storey Ave., N. Y. C. MAGUIRE, MARGARET 864 Columbus Ave., N. Y. C. MAISTRE, VIOLA M. 56 Perry St., N. Y. C. MARINO, SEBASTIANA ROSE 32f35 Linden St., Flushing, L.I. MARTIN, MARY MARGARET 445 West 56 St., N. Y. C. MATERA, RosE C, 312 Manhattan Ave., N. Y. C. MATZOK, MARY RosE 2144 Lexington Ave., N. Y. C. MAYowETz, MARY 122 La Salle St., N. Y. C. MELLOR, MARY RITA 598 W. 177 St., N. Y. C. MISCIONE, HILDA CONCELTA 200985 St., Brooklyn, N. Y. MONs, EILEEN, BERNADETTE 601 W. 144 St., N. Y. C. MULLANE, MARIE A. 1210.Sheridan Ave., N. Y. C. MULLIN, MARY FRANCES 309 East 52 St., N. Y. C. MURPHY, VERONICA CECILIA 306 East 156 St., N. Y. C. MURPHY, VERONICA IsAIIELI.E 3010 Lafayette Ave., N. Y. C. MURPHY, VERONICA MARIE 1916 Grand Concourse, Bronx, N. Y. MYHAN, ANNE 209 W. 97 St., N. Y. C. NASH, MADBLINB 39f26 62nd St., Woodside, L. I. 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Brown Philip Brown Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Bruen Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mrs. Elizabeth Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J. Buckley Mr. and Mrs Mr. and Mrs Mr. . Jose Corbera . Terence B. Cosgrove and Mrs. P. Cowan Mrs. Sarah Culligan Mrs. Mary E. Cunningham One Hundred Fortyfthree PATRONS Mr. and Mrs. Francis- Curran Mr. and Mrs. John Curry Mr. and Mrs. Michael W. Curry Mrs. J. Curtin Mr. and Mrs Mr. and Mrs Mr. and Mrs Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs Mr. and Mrs Mr. and Mrs . William J. Curtin . John J. Davis . Archibald Dickson Thomas Donnelly . John J. Dowling Thomas P. Egan William P. Fanning Mrs. Jane C. Farmer Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Francis Farrelly William Ferrick Maurice Fille George Fleck Peter Fleming Charles E. Flynn Martin Flynn Patrick Freehill Thomas C. Galvin Mrs. Anna Garvey Mr. and Mrs. Martin Gately Mrs. Mary Glasson Miss Helen Theresa Gorey Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Hamel Mr. and Mrs. James J. Hastings Mr. and Mrs. S. Hedlund Mrs. Patrick Henchy Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Robert A. Henderson M. F . Henry Eugene Hickey William Higgins Stephen Hiro George Hofstetter James F. Horan Leon W. Horn Mrs. Mary C. Hughes One Hundred Forty-four Mr. Ernest F . Hugue Mrs. Mary A. Hyland Mr. and Mrs. Robert Joyce Mr. and Mrs. James Judge Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Thomas F. Kelly Thomas J. Kelly Thomas Kiely Mrs. Anna Knoud Mr. and Mrs. S. Kobo Mrs. Mary A. Kuhner Mr. and Mrs. Leo Laird Mr. and Mrs. Emil Lamers Mr. James J. Landy Mr. and Mrs. Michael M. Leddy Mr. and Mrs. Ernest J. Lee Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Lee Mrs. Margaret Leen Mr. and Mrs. Robert J. Leik Mrs. Margaret M. Leurele Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. Salvatore Edward A. Lippe Matthias Logan Lo Guidice Mr. and Mrs. John J. Lynch Mr. and Mrs. James J. MacKenzie Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. P. McBride Leonard McClaurey Peter McCluskey Mrs. Grace McCoy Mrs. Kathryn McDonald Mr. and Mrs. J. C. McDonnell Mr. and Mrs. John McDonnell Mr. and Mrs. Patrick J. McGarry Mrs. Bridget McGoldrick Mrs. Bridget McGuire Mr. and Mrs. H. McHugh Mrs. Mary McLaughlin Mr. and Mrs. Thomas P. McMahon Mr. and Mrs. James V. McShane PATRONS Miss Mary A. McVicker Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Maguire Mr. and Mrs. .Emile Maistre Mr. and Mrs. Dominick Marino Mr. and Mrs. William Martin Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. John Matera William Matzok John J. Mayowetz Henry J. Mellor Ulrico Miscione Mr. and Mrs. John Mons Mr. Joseph J. Mullin Mrs. Mary C. Murphy Mr. and Mrs. William J. Murphy Mr. and Mrs. William P. Murphy Mrs. William P. Myhan Mr. and Mrs. Timothy J. Nash Mr. Patrick Nolan Mr. John F. Oakley Mr. and Mrs. Timothy J. O'Brien Mr. and Mrs. Martin O'Connor Mr. and Mrs. Thomas O'Connor Mr. and Mrs. James F. O'Donnell Mrs. Mary O'Rourke Mr. and Mrs. James Parker Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Potter Mr. and Mrs. John Quirk Mr. and Mrs. Peter Rafferty Mr. Maurice Reid Mr. and Mrs. James Reutter Mr. and Mrs. James Rice Mr. and Mrs. Daniel J. Riley Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Roche Mr. and Mrs. Patrick J. Ryan Mr. Thomas Ryan Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Saunders Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Scanlon Mrs. J. P. Schad Mr. and Mrs. Morris Schepens Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schoff Mr. and Mrs. Colin Scott Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Sheehy Mrs. M. Smart Mr. and Mrs. Charles J. Spiess Mrs. M. Stev CHSOH Mr. and Mrs. William Stewart Mr. and Mrs. Cornelius Sullivan Mr. and Mrs. Harry Sullivan Mr. and Mrs. William Sweeney Mr. and Mrs. S. Takacs Mr. Oku Tan aka Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Taylor Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Taylor Mr. and Mrs. Patrick F. Toohey Mrs. Anne Tracy Mr. and Mrs. James M. Trier Mr. and Mrs. L. Tucci Mr. and Mrs. William J. Twiname Mrs. Irene Tydd Mr. and Mrs. William Vaughan Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Vogel E. J. Walsh John Watson James Weir Mrs. Elizabeth A. Wilmoth Mr. and Mrs. Anthony J. Wolfe Mr. and Mrs. John Woodland Mr. and Mrs. Alfred M. Woolley Mr. and Mrs. Peter J. Wynne One Hundvcd Forty five F AREWELL The aereal castles of youth rise majestically in the skies of the Future, with eagerness and ambition do we, pilots, direct our little ship as it pursues its winged flight toward strange and novel spires. Storms and tribulations perhaps lie before us. Through calm and turmoil, through sun and wind, through light and dark, our plane may be destined to wend its way, with trepidation we, its guides, begin to fathom the mysteries of the life before us. Yet, with each tinge of sadness comes a new sweetness-a germination of love for the atmosphere we so reluctantly leave. 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