Arthur Township High School - Arthurite Yearbook (Arthur, IL)

 - Class of 1948

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EW? ,qs nn "'.r:1-- ga wid' z: mm, ww 5 sz QM ,. 5 0 . . .v in ,Ap in jr W 1 The Hzftlmrite 1948 Anne Beckman .... . . ,... .... . Ella Trower . . Paul Fleming , Robert Harden Catherine Iohns Stuff . .Editor . , . . . .Ass't Editor , . . ...,,,. Bus. Manager . . . .,.. Ass't Bus. Manager on . . , . . ...,... Adviser The Spirit of Youth Published by the SENIORS of ARTHUR TOWNSHIP HIGH sci-Ioox. ARTHUR. ILLINOIS May, 1948 PK , . , 'Q u,,A 1-T5-, , -Q 1, it A age 7 wi Qomtents: School ix xl STI A ,Ji-i X! V 5 W fx .,.. N. X Q V Hthletics Hctivities Features Triliz :te We dedicate this annual to the spirit of youth, our youth, youth everywhere. Youth . . . builders on the past, partalcers ot the present, hope of the future . . . your dreams and aspirations will be our tomorrows. lt is toward these tomorrows we look with joy- ful anticipation, trusting that you, youth, will make your Visions, hopes, and dreams a reality. l lift fl iff' lg U5 0 5' ' ,J .3 , , f fjf uf, sig' if Qi N4 f ,, l ' Q 4 :Al 1 'itll ,m.Q,,,M .. W1J, 95 is-. I 3 f XX ww -ff N11-A f f VE EE 54 O f MHC! or ,f i h. ,P sf ffl E 56 lgzfmcipalys message To the people who have made it possible for the youth of this community to be coun- seled, advised, and guided by members of this educational organization for fifty-six years, we extend our grateful appreciation. To those whose sh ar e d hopes and dreams and plans have made high school days pleasant memories for so many of us, we say thanks, and greetings to all the youth who will pass through these portals in the future. KBQ Q 2 1.. W ,,t--' Sis 2 X 5 if sf! Fl 3 , V Z 3 5 5, Z principal Q. H. llmlgzzy General Planning Committee Row I George Ernst, D. G. Watkins, Gottfried Stock, Clyde Beals Row 2 Horace Phillips, Perry Knobloch, Harold Hendrickson We are proud of our school board. These men, representing the community, have worked and planned extensively for the welfare of the entire student body. This year has brought about the realization of several "pet projects." The top half of the old gym has been transformed into a beautiful, modern home economics department. The lower half will become headquarters for all industrial arts Work and farm mechanics. Additional recreational facilities have been provided by tennis courts located on the southeast campus. Redecorationg the third floor and a certain amount of landscaping are also on the agenda. 'a 44102 COlIHSClOI'S, Iames Chadwick industrial Arts cmd Coaching lack Monts Commerce Claude Neville Mathematics cmd Chemistry Delores Ochs Home Economics li El islet X Aclvisers, Willis Smith Band Nancy Whillock Social Science and English Lucien Wise Agriculture Catherine Iohnson Lcxtin, English, cmd Physical Education Frien S . . Marianna Ritchey Secretory Grant Binegcxr Custodian Tommy Meyers Custodian Iames F. Ecrds and Charles Binegcu Transportation SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS Paul Fleming president Ella Trower vice-president Rose Stock secretary Lois Pankey treasurer Advisers: Mr. Mclinelly and Mrs. Iohnson Seniors Memories? Ah, yes! That scared, shy feeling when as freshmen we entered high school . , . our winning first prize with our G. l. Float . . . getting into the swing with class parties and clubs . . . burning the midnight oil doing last minute cramming . . . worrying, slaving, and praying over our prom, "Moonlight 'n' Magnolias" . . . feeling proud when both our float, the Iunior Miss, and our queen candidate, Lady Lois triumphed . . . having the jitters the night of the play, "Girl Shy" , . . trying to find that yellow chicken feather for the senior scavenger hunt . . . sweating it out until lean and Keith were crowned at our last student homecoming. The disappointments, the accomplishments, the joys and sorrows of four years . . . this is A. T. H. S. to us. Applegate. Nelson Transfer Student from Willow Hill Seniors Beckman, Anne Class President III Band I G.A.A. I, II, III, IV Latin Club I, II Dramatic Club I, III Commerce Club III, IV Pep Club IV Iunior Class Play A. T. H. S. News I Arthurian II Arthurite IV Blaase, Ianece G.A.A, I, II, III, IV F.I-IA. I Binegar, Vicann G.A.A. l, II, III, IV F.I-IA. I Dramatic Club I, II Commercial Club II, II Pep Club IV Craig, lane GAA I II III IV I. Dramoiic Club I ' ' ' ' ' commerce Club II, iii, iv ETIQQHCIEBIVHI ,V Pep Club IV ' Craig, lean GAA. I, II, III, IV F.H.A. I, II, III, IV Commerce Club III, IV Pep Club IV Homecoming Queen IV Davenport, Byron Class Vice-president I Football I, II, IV Basketball I, II, IV Track I, III, IV P.F,A. III Commerce Club II, III, IV Iurxior Class Play Crist, Harold Football I, II, III, IV Track III, IV F.F,A. I, II, III, IV Davis, Edward l:'.l:'.A. I, II, III, IV Commerce Club II, III Pep Club IV Iunior Class Play , I Seniors Eads. Lcrvon G.A.A. I, II, III, IV Dramatic Club I, III Commerce Club III, IV Pep Club IV Iunior Class Play Queen Candidate Galbreath, Lerae Class President I Cheer Leader I, II, III, IV Band I, II, III, IV GJ-LA. I, II, III, IV PHA. I, II, III, IV Dramatic Club I, III Commerce Club III, IV Pep Club IV Homecoming Candidate II Higgenson. Robert Band I FPA. I, II, III, IV Commerce Club II, III, IV Pep Club IV Pcmkey, Lois Class Secretary IV F.I-I.A, I, II, III, IV G.A.A. I, II, III, IV Dramatic Club I, III Commercial Club III, IV PeD Club IV Homecoming Play I Iunior Class Play Homecomina Queen III Fleming. Paul Class Treasurer III Class President IV Football I, II, III, IV Arthurite IV Harden. Robert Class Treasurer II Basketball I, II, III, IV Band I, II, III, IV Mast, Sarah Arthurian II Phillips, Keith Class Vice-president III Football I, II, III, IV Basketball I, II, III, IV Track I, II, III, IV FPA. I, II, III, IV Dramatic Club I, III Iunior Class Play Seniors Pyle. Margaret G.A,A, I, II, III, IV F.H.A. I, II, III, IV Dramatic Club I, III Commerce Club III, IV Latin Club III, IV Pen Club IV Iuriior Class Play Riggs, Olin Football I, II, III, IV Basketball I, II, III, IV Track I, II, III, IV Commerce Club II, III, IV F.F.A, III, IV Iunior Class Play Schrock. I ohn Band I, II, III, IV Football II, III, IV Basketball IV Track III, IV FPA. III, IV Trower. Ellcx Class President II Class Vice-Dresiderxt IV G.A.A. I, II, III, IV F.H.A. I, II Dramatic Club I, III Commercial Club III, IV Pep Club IV I-Iomecomina Play I Iunior Class Play III Arthurite Rich. Margie GAA. I, II, III, IV F,I'I.A, I Dramatic Club III Commerce Club III, IV Per? Club IV Seitz. Russell Basketball I, fl Dramatic Club I, II F.F.A, III Commerce Club II, III, IV Iunior Class Play Stock, Rose Class Vice-president II Class Secretary IV Band I, II, III, IV G.A.A, I, II, III, IV Dramatic Club I, III Commerce Club III, IV Latin Club III, IV Pep Club IV Arthurian II I-Iomecomiriq Play I Iurtior Class Play Watson. Alberta GAA. I, II, III, IV F.l'I.A, I, II, III, IV Commerce Club III, IV Pep Club IV Advisers: Miss Whitlock ond Mr. Smith :eggs-.N . f--51555, if-or Verne Lacey and Lyle Huffman were not photographed. IUNIOR CLASS OFFICERS Robert McKnelly president Phyllis Wise vice-president Wayne King secretary lean Dippo treasurer Mary Rita Ashley Donald Baihe Louise Blower Barbara Bradford Billy Dean Donald Dean Vernon Deornbarger Juniors Darrell Dicks lean Dippo Wayne Fleming Percy Grant Betty Green Wayne King Wilma lean Korte Billy Kroll Merrill Lacy Norman Lowe Robert McKne1ly Edna Mast Kenneth Pankey Madonna Parrott Katherine Plank Loretta Riggs Leland Schlabach Iucmita Schultz Mac Sexton Elaine Vaughn Betty White Lucille Williamson Phyllis Wise Marie Yutzy wi 6' 1 '55 x M- .We skein -v ,WM .1-fu df? ...M A.. I W W if W I Q, , M.: ,Q 'LTV I 4 i W V ul. 1 , 1 1, he a 5, in-f ' New ,N -, ,gt . - 1 . 3551? x' 'ff L, V1 V N po ,im f fl? ee 5 is L QQ! .L S W.. ,,,- , ' , if " A 5- ' ,M L ' " Q h mi are' rf ,K w- - me , 1. . L , i in 4. 'Kgs-flg - ' i is f- 'Z' 7' L l l ' " ' i 2 ,WH QV, 5 5 , Qtizii A MW ' L . , ,libfzvuf Advisers: Mr. Morits and Mr. Wise Francis Lacey was not photographed. Sophomovfes Ioe Dean Ioan Gaffney Robert Graham Iohn Haney SOPHOMORE CLASS OFFICERS Dick Robinson president Roberta Hendrickson vice-presiderit Nancy Pugsley secretary-treasurer Iohn Krummel reporter oplnomores Doris Ann Hansen Wilma Iane Helton Roberta Hendrickson Sylvia Kepler Iohn Krummel Peggy Leulherman Bob Lefler Marilyn Lowe Belly Mattox Delores Naugle Nancy Pugsley Ray Rich Dick Robinson Lydia Schlcxbach Marvin Shaw Stuart Traxler Harlin Turner Donald Yutzy 1,3 vi!-le. Advisers: Miss Ochs cmd Mr. Neville FRESHMEN CLASS OFFICERS Marilyn Petty president Charlotte Phillips vice-president Floellcx Phipps secretary-treasurer 18 wshmem Francis Bluudow Iewel Blower Iohn Blucker Ioan Dippo Buddy Dukemcm Iohnnie Dukemcm Delores Fifer Ronald Fults l:FCSl'lITlCl'l Roger Greene Billy Honn Vera lean Donald Key Marjorie Krall lack Mattox Dale Mentzer Marilyn Petty Charlotte Phillips Ianice Phillips Floella Phipps Esther Plank lean Price Mildred Rich Myron Riggs Barbara Russell Doris Russell Adlai Schrock Arnold Schultz Ruth Shull Wilma Snyder Hugh Stone Delores Watson Richard VonLanken ,Q 55+ C 2 :rf X fr. R 'Q ,XJ lames Wilbur Chadwick Although the Knights Won only one game this season we're proud of our coach, team, Pep Club, and cheer leaders. They Worked hard, they fought hard, lt's this quality that makes real men and Women. FOOTB LL Ten lettermen were on hand to answer the call of coach Iames Chadwick as the l947 team began to take shape. Headed by lohn Schrock, official captain for the squad, veterans Harold Crist, Keith Phillips, Olin Riggs, and Paul Fleming-all seniors -whipped into line and began work with the many inexperienced boys out for football this year. Measured in touchdowns and victories, this sea- son was not a success for the knights, but consid- ered from another standpoint, that of experience and training, it was a definite step forward. Merrill Lacy, a junior, looked promising as quar- terback, Ronnie Fults, a freshman, did a swell job both at fullback and halfback. "Tuffy" Dicks and Olin Riggs were responsible for most of the aerial Warfare. "Cue-ball" McKnelly, "Dizzy" Dean, "Deke" Traxler, "Red" Lowe, "Shorty" Schrock, Wayne Fleming, and others on the squad stayed in there and fought when the going was tough. These boys will be the backbone of next year's team. Row 1: Wayne King, Billy Honn, Bob McKnelly, Don Bathe, Keith Phillips, Harold Crist, Byron Daven- port, Don Dean, Wayne Fleming Raw 2: Francis Blaudow, Bob Leller, Ray Rich, Norman Lowe, Richard VonLanken, Stuart Traxler, Darrell Dicks, Dick Robinson, Coach Chadwick Row 3: Adlai Schrock, Iohnnie Dukernan, Vernon Deornbarger, Merrill Lacy, Ronald Fults, lack Mattox, Arnold Schultz, Marvin Shaw FOOTBALL SNAPS Under the lights Passing the buck Layin' him down gently Playing tag? TEA Keith Phillips, right end, senior, 5' 11" tall, weighs 149 lbs. Olin Riggs, quarterback and left half, senior, 5' 6" tall, weighs 128 lbs. Darrell Dicks, quarterback and left half, junior, 5 8" tall, weighs 148 lbs. Donald Dean, fullback, junior, 6' 1" tall, Weighs 150 lbs. Harold Crist, left end, senior, 6' 2" tall, weighs 154 lbs. Donald Bathe, left tackle, junior, B' tall, weighs 210 lbs. Vernon Deornbarger. guard, junior, 5' 7" tall, Weighs 150 lbs. Robert McKnelly, fullback and center, junior, 5' 11" tall, weighs 192 lbs. lohn Schrock, right guard and fullback, senior, 5 E" tall, Weighs 170 lbs. Lyle Huffman, right tackle, junior, 5' 9" tall, weighs 185 lbs. Paul Fleming, center, senior, 6' 1" tall, Weighs 138 lbs. Byron Davenport, left half, senior, 5' 9" tall, weighs 130 lbs. Merrill Lacy, right half and quarterback, junior, 5' 5" tall, Weighs 130 lbs. Stuart Traxler, guard, sophomore, 5' 7" tall, weighs 160 lbs. Wayne Fleming, tackle, junior, 5' ll" tall, 165 lbs. Ronald Fults, fullback, freshman, 5' 5" tall, Weighs 125 lbs. Adlai Schrock. guard, freshman, 5' l" tall, weighs 145 lbs. Norman Lowe. end and halfbaclc, junior, 5' 5" tall, mg weighs 130 lbs. Dick Robinson. guard, sophomore, 5' 5" tall, is 160 lbs. , HJ' Row 1: Merrill Lacy, Dick Robinson, Bob Harden, Bob McKnelly, Paul Fleming, Keith Phillips, Darrell Dicks, Olin Riggs Row 2: Coach Chadwick, Iohn Blucker, Adlai Schrack, Donald Yutzy, lack Mattox, Billy Honn, Hugh Stone, Iohnny Dukeman, Arnold Schultz, Marvin Shaw, Wayne Fleming Row 3: Francis Blaudow, Bob Higgenson, Norman Lowe, Kenneth Pankey, Don Dean, Bob Graham, Byron Davenport, Wayne King, Stuart Traxler BASKETB LL lt seemed to everyone who attended the first game of the season, that lim Chadwick had literally pulled a rabbit out of a hat. The boys not only looked good, but they played like veterans. Although the cheer leaders donned sharp, new outfits for the basketball games, they cou1dn't hold ct candle to the bag of tricks Merrill Lacy, "Tess" Robinson, Bob Mclfnelly, "Tuffy" Dicks, Paul Fleming, and the rest of the squad produced. ,V ttf- u,,,. fl my Cheerleaders Barbara Bradford, Mildred Rich, Roberta Hendrickson, Lerae Galbreath in-1' , . . Nov. Nov Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Dec. Ian. Ian. Ian. Ian. I cm. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. Feb. BASKETBALL SNAPS Flying high? Plenty of competition Up and over Whczt's the verdict? BASKETBALL SCHEDULE Humboldt Lovington Arthur Tuscola Arthur Arcola Oakland Arthur Sullivan Newman Arthur Arthur Arthur Hindsboro Atwood Arthur Bethany Arthur Arthur Arthur Windsor Arthur Bement Arthur Arthur Bethany Arthur Arthur Arcola Atwood Sullivan Arthur Arthur Oakland Arthur Cerro Gordo Huff Catherine Iohnson Softball Toumey Freshmen l2 ,... ..,... I uniors ll Seniors 24. , , . . .Sophomores 6 Seniors 12. . . , . .Freshmen 2 The igemimivfze flmgle Intramural sports contests have Whipped up a great deal of interest in girls' athletics this year. Competition has also spurred each participant to acquire skill and proficiency in the various sports offered. The softball season brought to light such outstanding players as pitchers "Chi" Phillips, Mil- lie Rich, and "Rosie" Stock. Some hard hitting slug' gers were Doris Hansen, Anne Beckman, Betty VVhite, and Esther Plankp While "Gabby" Binegar and "Bobby" Bradford talked it up out there in the field. SENIOR TEAM Row 1: Margie Rich, Alberta Watson, Vicann Binegar Row 2: Ianece Blaase, Rose Stock, Lois Pankey, Anne Beckman Lerae Galbreath and lane Craig Were not pictured. See the birdie? Home run! Safe at firsi? Beating it out! JE? LW - HQ? at Q A: i -. Q-W Ex.. Vow I Betty White Row2 Mr, Smith, Roger Hoffman, Barbara Bradford, Doris Russell, Elaine Vaughn, lean Dippo, Lucille Williamson, Dale Mcntzer, Olin Riggs, Harlin Turner Howl! Betty Mattox, Nancy Pugsley, Rose Stock, Doris Hansen, Bob Haney, Frieda Williamson, Wanda Field Row 4. Roberta Hendrickson, Phyllis Wise, Evelyn Riggs, Bob Graham, Alice Krummel, Iohn Haney, Leland Schlahach, Ianet Watkins Row 5 Ianice Phillips, Lerae Galhreath, loan Gaffney, Loretta Riggs, Richard Baker, Bob McKnelly, Mary Rita Ashley, Dick Robinson, Billy Honn Row 6: Billy Kroll, Bob Harden, Charlotte Phillips, Mac Sexton, Marilyn Petty, Keith Phillips, Iohn Schrock, Iohn Krummel BAN Under the direction of Willis Smith, the A.T.H.S. Band has really gone places and done things this year. The band participated in the homecoming festivities at E.l. and Sullivan, sent twenty members to the Moultrie County Band Festival, and entered the District and State Spring Band Contests equipped with snappy new uniforms. Besides these out-of-town engagements, the band has put zip and sparkle into nearly all football games this year with its marching parades and spirited music. The baton twirlers and varsity stunts were added features during the basketball season. On the aesthetic side, there was the Sunday afternoon vespers concert in the Winter, a Solo and Ensemble Recital, and the spring concert. 443655 Smitty gwes the downbeat at fifth hour band rehearsal. Look at that formation! Arthurs march- ing band has been acclaimed both at home and out-of-town as one ot THE best, Our 'lprima donnasu not only added that certain spark to those "at the half" performances, but exhibited their skill and dexterity with the baton. Wayne Fleming, Mary Rita Ashley, Phyllis Wise, Betty White, Bob McKnelly Don Dean Tucille Williamson, Norman Lowe, Barbara Bradford, Darrell Dicks, lean Dippo Madonna Parrott Miss Whitlock Great Caesaras Ghost Mrs. Penelope Maxwell Mrs. Phoebe DeRoyster ,... Deborah De Royster. . . Phineas Farthingale ..,. Helen Maxwell ,.,,. Tommy Tucker. ..... Aunt Polly Maxwell ,... Iohnson .,.,....... Esther ...,..,......, Mahjah the Mystic .,.. Dick O'Donnell ..... Hattie .,............. Great Caesar's Ghost Stage Manager ,.... Director ..,.... 44382 .Mary Rita Ashley . . . . . .Phyllis Wise . . . . .lean Dippo . . . .Norman Lowe Lucille Williamson . . . . .Donald Dean .Barbara Bradford . . . . .Bob McNelly . . . . . .Betty White . . . . .Wayne Fleming . . . . .Darrell Dicks . . . .Madonna Parrott .Leland Schlaloach . .Nancy Whitlock lt took more than one artist to stage the play. I-lere's Miss Whitlock back stage swinging a mean right at Wayne. Mrs. Maxwell gives lohnson and Es- ther their orders for the day-when she can remember them. Mahjah the Mystic pays a call on the two young people in love-Helen Max- well and Tommy Tucker. The two secince loving ladies, Mrs. Del-toyster and Mrs. Maxwell, sur- rounded by their bewildering off- spring, relatives, and neighbors, Their ffffajesties King Queen Keith Phillips Iecm Craig HOMECONII G The general concensus of opinion was that the eighth annual homecoming, observed on October 3, was by far the most success- ful ever held at Arthur. Although we lost our football game with Villa Grove, the weather was perfect, the parade magnificient, the orchestra smooth, the decorations beautiful, the coronation regal, and the crowd stupendous. The schedule of events was as follows: Parade 4:00 PM. Pep Session 5.00 PM. Football Game 7:30 PM. Dance 9:00 PM. Coronation ll:00 P.M. 444059 The JQflE3lfl0l0l71f Betty White Donald Dean Nancy Pugsley Donald Yutzy Floella Phipps Richard VonLcmken A new feature was added to the coronation ceremony this year at the request of the student body. Not only was a gueen elected to reign over the homecoming festivities, but a king as well. Here are presented the other can- didates who were proposed by pop- ular vote ot each class. mapa o-455 ef, .1 454 r :J :nik If , - '- f - -veto ' 5:2 L H H Good Citizenship war Ella Trower The aim of this project is to build character and to call attention to those qualities which are desirable in good citizens. Each of the students in the senior class voted on three girls, who they believed were best qualified as good citizens on the basis of the four points listed below. From the three girls receiving the highest number of votes, the faculty elected one girl to represent the school as its Good Citizen. The following qualities were considered in making the selection: Dependability-Truthfulness, Honesty, Punctuality Servicehfflooperation, Helpfulness, Responsibility Leadership-Personality, Self Control, Initiative Patriotism-Unselfish Loyalty to American Ideals 4422 Hall ol Fame Rose Stock Most Likely to Succeed Lerae Gcrlbreath Most Popular Girl Don Dean Most Popular Boy Iohn Schrock Outstanding Athlete Ianece Blaase Outstanding Girl Athlete Bob McKne1ly Wittiest Student Keith Phillips Sndppiest Dresser Lavon Eads Feminine Fdsliionpldte Row 1: Dick Robinson, Nancy Pugsley, Iohn Krummel Row 2: Margaret Pyle, Edna Mast, Rose Stock, Phyllis Wise LATI CLUB On the last Friday of each month the Latin Club regularly held its meet- ings, lt was surprising to find how many phases of modern life were related to that of the ancient Romans. Many of the students corresponded with students in foreign countries. For this reason the relationship between languages, particularly the romance languages, was discussed. Besides correlating art, architecture, mythology, ancient history, philos- ophy, and languages, the club had several social functions. Chief among these Was the Christmas caroling party at which the students sang the ancient hymns in both Latin and English. The officers Were: president, Nancy Pugsleyg vice-president, lohn Krum- rnel, secretary, Margaret Pyle, treasurer, Rose Stock, reporter, Phyllis Wiseg sergeant-at-arms, Dick Robinson, tribune, Edna Mast. Mrs. Iohnson was the sponsor. K44X .,... Row How Row How How Barbara Bradford, Betty Green, Olin Riggs Anne Beckman Rose Stock, lean C'arg, Madonna Parrott, M' Monts Lucille Williamson, Betty White, Elaine Vaugnn Phyllis Wise, Leland Schlabach Lois Panlcey Lavon Eads, lean Dtppo, Vrcann Bmego' Margaret Pyle, Alberta Watson, Bob Htggenson Norman Lowe, lohn Scnrock Ed Davis Margie Rich, lanece Blaase Lerae Galbreath, Louise Blower, Loretta Riggs, Mary Rita Ashley, Wilma lean Korte, lane Craig, Iuanita Schultz, Ella Trower Harlin Turner, Kenneth Pankey, Keith Phtllrps, Paul Fleming Mac Sexton, Russell Seitz, Bob Harden, Byron Davenport CO MERCE CL One ot the largest and most active organizations in school is the Com- merce Clulo. lts membership is limited to those students who have been or are at present enrolled in one of the commerce courses offered. Under the leadership of prexy Rose Stock, the club has added lite to the school calendar with its Thanksgiving dance, all-school Christmas party, Valentine dance, club picnic, and theater party. Other officers were: Anne Beckman, vice-president, lean Craig, secretaryg Olin Riggs, treasurer. Mr. Monts was the sponsor of the group. 44452 Row 1: Myron Riggs, Mildred Rich, Esther Plank, Elaine Vaughn, Vicann Binegar, Ianece Blaase, Alberta Watson, Barbara Bradford, Buddy Dukeman Row 2: Floella Phipps, Ianice Phillips, Wilma Snyder, lean Price, Delores Fiter, Doris Hansen, Sylvia Keplar, Ioan Dippo, Charlotte Phillips, Ruth Shull Row 3: Betty Green, Marilyn Lowe, Doris Russell, Jewel Blower, Iohn Krummel, Dale Mentzer, Lucille Williamson, Madonna Parrott, Delores Naugle, Vera lean Row 4: Betty Mattox, Nancy Pugsley, lean Dippo, Lois Pankey, Ed Davis, Iohn Haney, Phyllis Wise, Lavon Eads, Delores Watson, Betty White Row 5: Margaret Pyle, Ioan Gaffney, Wilma Korte, Ella Trower, Bob Higgenson, Harlin Turner, Lerae Galbreath, Louise Blower, Anne Beckman, Margie Rich Row S: Iuanita Schultz, Loretta Riggs, Mary Rita Ashley, Barbara Russell, Kenneth Pankey, Bob Graham, lane Helton, Marilyn Petty, lean Craig, Rose Stock EP CLUB Next to the team and the band, honors should be given to this organiza- tion for keeping up student morale. These pepsters faithfully followed the Knights from town to town, regardless of the weather, With Vicann Binegar as president, fanece Blaase, vice-president, Elaine Vaughn, secretary, and Alberta Watson, treasurer, the club has had an active and interesting year. Awards were made to those students who attended the most games and yelled with the group under the direction of the cheer leaders. Plans are being made to expand the activities of this organization next year and to make it an even more vital part of school life, for it takes collective interest to accomplish any task. c4469 Row l: Barbara Bradford, Wilma Snyder, loan Gaitney, Vicann Binegar, Lerae Galbreaih Rose Stock Charlotte Phillips, Ruth Shull, Mildred Rich Row 2: Lucille Williamson, Sylvia Kepler, lanice Phillips, Vera lean, Marilyn Lowe, Elaine Vaughn loan Dippo, Doris Hansen, Delores Fiter Row 3: Betty Mattox, Betty White, Nancy Pugsley, Lavon Eads, Phyllis Wise, Margie Rich Margaret Pyle, Lois Pankey, Delores Watson How 4: lanece Blaase, Anne Beckman, lane Craig, lane Helton, Marilyn Petty, Mary Rita Ashley lean Craig, Ella Trower, Alberta Watson .AA This year's G.A.A. program started With the Girls' Round-up. l-lalf the teminine element of A.T.l-l.S. hiked out to Pankeys woods that day. Since then there have been many other memorable hikes, especially the one to Atwood. Organized play periods and supervised activities have enabled many members to earn G.AA. letters and awards. GAA. is state-wide. lt is sponsored by the lllinois League ot High School Girls' Athletic Associations to stimulate interest and participation in girls' athletic activities. Lerae Galhreath was president, Rose Stock, vice-president, Vicann Binegar, secretary, loan Gaffney, treasurer, Mrs. lohnson, sponsor. Q47 P? Row 1: lean Price, Betty White, Louise Blower, Lois Pankey, Elaine Vaughn, Miss Ochs Row 2: Mildred Rich, Esther Plank, Floella Phipps, Ianice Phillips, Roberta Hendrickson, loan Dippo, Charlotte Phillips, Ruth Shull, Barbara Bradford Row 3: Wilma Snyder, Doris Hansen, Betty Green, Sylvia Keplar, Delores Ftier, Vera lean, Marilyn Lowe, Marjorie Kroll, Madonna Parrott, Lucille Williamson Row 4: Doris Russell, Betty Mattox, lean Dippo, Lavon Eads, loan Gaffney, Alberta Watson, Margaret Pyle, Phyllis Wise, Delores Vtfatson, Delores Naugle, lewel Blower. How 5: Iuanita Schultz, Loretta Riggs, lean Craig, Marilyn Petty, Barbara Russell, lane Helton, Peggy Leatherman, Wilma Korte, lane Craig, Lerae Galbreath F. H. A. The Future Homemakers of America has an active chapter at A.T.H.S. its members are students who have at one time been enrolled in home econ- omics courses. Regular meetings, at which timely and constructive programs were pre- sented, were held the first Tuesday of each month. A few highlights of the social program were the get together to welcome the freshmen, a potluck supper, and initiation of the freshmen. Guided by Miss Ochs, the "home ec-ers" have learned the carry over value of classroom work. Club officers Were: Lois Pankey, presideritg Louise Blower, vice-presidentg Betty White, secretary, Elaine Vaughn, treasurer. 6489 .nad V a-vlxv Row 1: Bob Harden, Bob Higgenson, Keith Phillips Eddie Davis, Iohn Schrocic How 2: Vernon Deornbarger, Marvin Shaw, fohn Bluclcei Mr 'Wise How 3: Donald Key, Billy Krall, Francis Blaudow, Ray Rich Row 4: Kenneth Pankey, Harold Crist, Donald Bathe, Wayne Fleming F. F. The Arthur Chapter of the Future Farmers of America is an organization for boys who are interested in farming. Among the excellent and profitable projects of the club were the testing of milk in the community, testing seeds to find and improve their quality, testing soil to determine its needs, acquainting farmers with pests, and helping to exterminate them. The boys helped to finance their activities by selling popcorn at all foot' ball and basketball games. Officers for the year were: Keith Phillips, president, Edward Davis, vice- president, Bob I-liggenson, secretaryg Bob Harden, treasurer, lohn Schrock, reporterg and Lyle Huffman, sentinel. Mr. Wise was the adviser. Q-192 To GMT ?QH6l0f9l'S . . . We realize that this book is slightly revolution- ary, but We meant it to be. lt wasn't just that we had the urge to be different, the cause lies deeper than that. We formulated definite policies and tried to carry them out. How Well We have done this is for you alone to judge. Our policies Were: l. 2. 3. 4. To include larger pictures, and more of them. fThis meant cutting the amount of unnecessary copy.D To give more recognition to such active organizations as the band. To present the "better half" in their ath- letic department. To show how the community, school board, faculty, and student body Working together is helping our country to have better equipped and more useful citizens for tomorrows world. Sincerely yours, THE STAFF QSOW TJM MAY lIll n B EEIEIIIB III! QIE IBB! L J fi Q T - 5ff My -97 WC 51 ++-I-+-H--H-+ -I-I-H-I-++-I-I-H-++ ++ + Congraiulaiions 'l'o the Class of 1948 E,.,.--.caff May success and happiness be yours in ac- cordance with the effort you put forth to attain them. . . The very best of wishes to each and every one of you and may the years that are before you be full of happiness and contentment. AGGPVZGGJZ +H+++++++H+H+H+++H+H+H++++++++++++++H+++H++++++++++++++++++++++ K 52 2 ++-I-'I-++++'l-'I-I-I-+++-F++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++4-P++++++++++++ Congra'l'ula'l'ions lo l'he Class of 1948 Arthur Lumber Company Exclusive Sales Representatives for: HOTPOINT ELECTRIC APPLIANCES GENERAL ELECTRIC - RADIOS AND RECORD PLAYERS PITTSBURGH PLATE GLASS -- PAINT AND GLASS THOMAS MOULDING - ASPHALT FLOOR TILE FLINTCOTE CO. - PLASTIC PAINT AND VARNISH TYLAC WALL PRODUCTS UNITED STATES GYPSUM CO. - PLASTER-SHEETROCK ROCKLATH - WEATHERWOOD KEASBEY AND MATTISON - ASBESTOS SIDING ASBESTOS WALLBOARD HUTTIG SASH AND DOOR -- MILLWORK BRUCE PREFINISHED HARDWOOD FLOORING Literature on New Homes and Remodeling Is Yours for the Asking -I-I-I-+++-H-+-I-++++-l-++++'l'+-I-++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ 44 53 2 +H+H+ HH44++++H H+HH+HHH+++ +H+HH+ e am! Awww la The Glass of 748 Progress Manufacturing Co ARTHUR, ILLINOIS -H-I-I-I-I-+-I-l-H'++' +++++-H-+++ ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ SUNSHINE FEED STORE and HATCHERY Wayne Feeds - Field Seeds Seed Processors - Farm Supplies Conde Milking Machines - Weslinghouse Appliances Carter Oclum, Manager Phone 18 Arthur, Illinois ++++++++++++++++++++++++ ++++++++++++++++++ TURNER SEED AND SUPPLY Your CASE Dealer Case Traclors and lmpIemen'l's Farm Seeds Farm Supplies Fireslone Tires Phone 216 Arthur, Illinois ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ ++ ++H++H+H+HHi-+HH HH++HH++H ++hH++H+HHH++HH+H+H+H++ 425944 McCORMICK-DEERING Sales and Service INTERNATIONAL TRUCKS ar arf as if H. L. PHILLIPS Phone 5 Arthur, Illinoi ARTHUR IMPLEMENT COMPANY John Deere Qualiiy Farm Equipmeni' ARTHUR GRAIN COMPANY Grain, Feed. Seed, and Cus'I'om Grinding O. I... WethereII-C. Aschermann-S. I... Wetherell-Jas. E.. Pat Arthur, Illinois + -I-I-I-I-I-I-I-++ -I-I-I-I-I-I-+ ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ E A D S Your Happy Hour Sfore Dry Goods - Groceries - Meats Food Lockers Phones: 24 and 25 Arthur, Illinois CONGRATULATIONS TO THE CLASS OF '48 Clark Eacls Charles S. Keeney Charles E. Oye ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ "A ThriH'y Siore for Thriffy PeopIe" We wish to extend the compliments of our entire organization MB N FRANK INEQ G. H. STOCK M. E. DIPPO Arthur, Illinois ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ M ++H+4' 'I-I-H-I-I-++++++++++++-I-I' OUR SINCEREST GOOD WISHES TO THE CLASS OF '48 FLEMING AUTO COMPANY Phone 92 Arthur, Illinois Your Chrysler and Plymouih Dealer Serving You Since 1919 Arthur, Illinois +4-I-++-I-x-I-1-x-+++-I-I-++ DELBERT'S CAFE Downy Flake Donuis See them macle "ALWAYS FRESH" GOOD FOOD Phone 26 Arthur, Illinois 'l'++'l"l' 'l"l"l"l"l"l"l"l"l"l"l"l"l"l' Q 58 X i I"H-I'P+++++++++++-I'F++++4'P+++++++++-X-++++++4-H-I'P+++++++-I-++++++++++++-X-++-H-++ i' il? 'A' BEALS OIL COMPANY Mara'l'hon Procluds Phone 66 Arthur, Illinois BEST WISHES TO THE CLASS OF '48 'A' Sir 'A' +-H-I-I-I-I-1-I-x-H-1-H-I-I-1-+ +-x-++-l-+++-l-l-x-+-1-x-+-l-1-z-+-l-1-++-x--x-x- SUGAR CREEK CREAMERY COMPANY Highesi' Cash Prices Paid for MILK AND CREAM I Phone 28 ARTHUR, ILLINOIS -I-++-I-I-+-I-+++++-I-F -I-I-I-++++++'!'-I-I-++++++++++++-H-++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++-!-+ Q 59 sm ll' -x-+-x-++-x--x-++-x-++-x-++-x-+-x--x-+++-x- + -I-+++ -I-+ -l-'H'++++++++++'H-++-I-l- THE ARTHUR GRAPHIC-CLARION Your Home Town Newspaper james lVlcHose, Publisher -X'-I-I-++++++ l E 3 1 W ++-I-+++++++-I-++ uk CONGRATULATIONS to the CLASS OF '48 -I-+++++++++++++'!'+-I-+++++++-I-+-H-+++ MuIIikin's Nationwide Food Market Fresh Home Killed Meats Frozen Foods Fresh Made Ice Cream Phone 68 Arthur, lllinois 'l'++'i'+'l"l'+'l'i"i'+'i"l'+'l"l'+'i'++'l'l'+++ A Gu D 'l"l"i"l"i"l"l"i'+'l"i'+'l"l" Compliments of STATE BANK OF ARTHUR Arthur, Illinois Federal and Reserve System Member of the F.D.I.C. "We Encourage Systematical Thrift" Start a savings account in our bank today and aclcl to it each week or month. SEE US FOR FURTHER DETAILS +++-l-l-+++-3-++-!-+++++-!--!-l-H-l'F+-H-l-++-l-l-+++ Hoke Bros. Food Store QUALITY GROCERIES SELECTED MEATS o You Save Here Every Day We Wish the Class of 1948 A Successful Career ++++-I-+++-P+ 'l'++++-I-++'l'++-I-I-+ 9 ASCHERMANN MOTOR COMPANY Your Ford Dealer Arthur, Illinois H-x-x-+++++-l-+-x-++-x-x-+++++-x-+++++++++++++ CO IVIPLIIVIENTS MARGIE WILLIAMS ++++++++++++++ 1 1 1 C51 4 1 1 + 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 + 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 + 1 ++ I 0 I ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ 'U 5' O 5 O DJ wa JL CONGRATULATIONS to the CLASS OF 1948 ++++++++++++ F. F. FLEMING Arthur, Illinois O in +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ 1 + 1 1 i 1 + i++++++ 1 + 1 1 + 1 + 1 E +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ DAWSON'S APPAREL SHOP Arthur, Illinois 'krkwulr The Answer to Every Girl's Wardrobe Problem -A' ir fir -A' e61:: -I- -I-I-++'I-I-I- TURNER'S CAFE AND TAVERN -1- 'P+-I-'I-+ -fr'--5596 -I-I-'I'-I' n 1 S " 5 as S' "4 i 'I 5? E :rw I 2 I O 115 o O 0 P Ili g -xc E- 5 mm - ,C I-I 5.02 ,gi zu' X' VI Q z Q. Q 5- U I 2 'P+ 'l"I"l'+'I'+++'I"I"I'+'I' 'l"l"'r'I-l"l'++'I"I"l'+ Best Wishes and Good Luck to Class of 1948 -I-I-I-+++-I'-I-+++++++-H-+-I-I-+-I-+ Q +++-I-I-I-+'I'-I-I-I-+-I-I-I- CONGRATULATIONS to the CLASS OF '48 KELLY'S RECREATION PARLOR Call Us for Results of All Sports Service With a Smile Phone 27 -I--I-'I'-I-I-I-I-I-I-I-+ CONGRATULATIONS to the CLASS OF '48 We Wish You a Long, Happy Life May God Bless You FACTORY SALES INC. Greg Fitzjerralcl Clair Fitzgerrald Vernon Rohrer -I-+-I--I-+-I--I-++-I-++-I--I-+-I-I-I--I'-I-I-I"I-I-I- E I-I-I-I-+++++-I-+-:-I-++++++++++I+++I-I0I+++++I+++H-I+x-x-+++I+I-H+H-++++H++I-I-I--x-I-I-I-+ COMPLIMENTS OF R. M. T H 0 M A S HEATING AND AIR CONDITIONING Your Store of Friendly Service ++++++I-++++++4+4+++++H++x+H-+++++r++H+++++x+I++-H-+vH++I+I-+++++-I-I-+-1-++++ E Best Wishes to the REACH FOR E Class of '48 P U R I1' Y I BUILT-RITE + I Manufacturing Company "Bread At lts Best" 3: Phone 57 Arthufr, lllinois IH-I-I-I-I-+-I I+ H-H+ ++ I SULLIVAN DAIRY TAYLOR-HARDER DAIRY Manufacturers of ++++++++++ ++ I I I I I I I I I I I +++++++ ++++ I I + I I + I I I +++++++++++++ I I + I + I I I I + I I + I + I I I Pasteurized Milk Products Pasteurized Dairy Products Leo Krummel, Distributor Phone C. O. Taylor 245 . l Phone 253 Arthur, llllnols CONGRATULATIONS TO THE COMPLIMENTS CLASS OF '48 of Lefler Radio and M. 81 J. STUCK SHOE STORE Phone 230 Refrigeration Service Repair and Contact Wiring George Leller Cliff Ross e632 'I'-P+-I'+-I-I-++-I'++-I-I-++-I-++++ +++-I-I-I--I'I-+-l-1-++-I-+++-I-++++-l-I-++++++++++++++ VAUGHN RADIO AND ELECTRIC SHOPS RADIOS - REFRIGERATORS . RANGES UE O V4 5 Fu' I1 :E rv na FP ro P2 fi so 71 'U C 5 'U W Q? U 77' CD 5 Ui 5' fb P2 I I s is gg :s 'U : Q UQ "sau "-ulleiige Z Q 7501 O QUIZ ,+C 7 3 Z-W o m55E',,"'5 Q2 355 img Eggmfg '1 S - UU 0 ,, 5' EL S '1 C1 3- 0 IF' In 5, 'i MI we E. 2 zgsa- -I '-I Q rn 0: - sa: I gaocgeci E, it cn 5'?gEj'Q E E 'I' CD E. I- mm E. a- Q a- + ++ ++ +++++++++++++++ ++++++++++++++++++++++++++E 'I' z ci: - i I Q Q gn'-iz I:".wiEF5g5Il im? Omni 13 .S ae' 21111-15-Q gg lf- 2 WP 2 250 sex 0 Q In W., .... :IQ Hr-4 OZIC : O-g5+": on OU1 :ynoxi :gm ow Q-' 4. oF'U:0m 5 :Lg W3 5"'!"g:fg"'f51u-i'i4"gTiEP UU t.. 2 ,-I wwymw-5 C S fi- EE U1 -. 13' :l: Eg S. 5.:u H9 fih Sa- 1 J' 5' '12 P4 5 III C3 -4 S' -' EE 0 gg L. an I11 :: 2 SL CI 5- :1 S 2. :Z C' 53 o g! m 12-05 ' g 5' 0 5 S".g i 1 LTI Q. I K642 -I-+++-I-++++-I-++-I-+ -P+-I-++++++++++++++++++++++-I-++++++++++++"r++-I-'Z-++++-I-+++-I-++++-H' 1 -1- + HIGHWAY MARKET QE CONGRATULATIONS TO Across from High School 5 , 1 CLASS OF 48 Self-Service 5 33 Hummy's Barber Shop J. F. Applegate, Prop. 4. - if 1 -1.-1-1--1-+-1.-1--1.-1--1--1-.1-+-1-+++++-1.++++-1--1-+-1--1-+-1-1-+-1-+E +++++-I-+++-I-+-I-+++++-I-I-++++++++++-I--X-++++ -1- -1- Consumews Coal Co. + J. E, Mason Hardware - E Dlstrlbutgricplfciucglg Quality Congratulations to the Shaw Burners - Sherwin-Williams Cl f ,48 E Paints ass o 1 Crosley Refrigerators Phone 221 Arthur' ul' E Magic Chef and Skelgas Stoves +++-1--1-1-1-++++-1--1-+-1--1-1--1-1--1--1--z-+-1--1-1--1--1-+-1-1--1--1-+-1-ig -1--1-+-1-++-1-1-+-1-1-++++-1-+++++-1+-1-++++++-1-++-1--x- + H B R A D I S ll if COMPLIMENTS -l- Jewelry - Gifts - Appliances E Radios, Oil Burners, Stokers, Of and Records il Est. I9l5 3: A FRIEND Phone 33 Arthur, Ill. E ++'l"l'+'l'++'l'+++++'l'+++++'l"l'+++++++++++++5 -P+-l"l"l'-I'-l"l"l"l-'l'+++++++++++'l"l'+'l"l'+'l"l'++'l'+-l' -1' i ARTHUR CLEANERS COMPUMENT5 OF Quality Service TROWER'S Ph 55 one Marathon Service Station + E -I-I-+-I--I-+++-I-X-+++-H-++++++-I-+-I-++++-I-+++++++++++-I-+++++++++++-I--I-++-I-+1 4-+-I-++++-I-++++++ Q 65 w -E'-I--I-++++-I-++++++-I-++-I-++++++++++-l-+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++'-I-+-l'+++++++++++ l COMPUMENT5 OF 1 HeercI'I"s Barber Shop -1- + Road C0mP"nY Congratulations to the W. H. Howell Arthur, Ill. Graduates 5 ++'l"i"l"i"i"l'+'i'++++'l'+'l"i'++'l' ++++F+++++H+++++++++4+++ + T H R I F T S H C P . We Give NEW and USED CLOTHING Permanent Satisfaction Agent for NORMAN'S DRY CLEANERS KOIY Nook B9GU'l'Y SHOP AND LAUNDRY Phone 42 Arthur, lll. Mrs. Roxa Ray IE P+++ E i'++'i'i'+'l-l'+'l"i"l"i'++++++++++++'i"i'++++'l'++'l' t t t 5 SMOOTH TRAVELING ON THE ROAD AHEAD CLASS OF '48 LAMAR THEATER COIVIPLIIVIENTS OF WILLIAM FULTS GRADUATE MAssEUR -I-+++++++++++++++++++-l'+-H-+++++-I-+-l-+++ COMPLIMENTS OF SALLY ANN BREAD Phone 48 H+++ ++ ++++++++++ +-I--I-I-+-I-+-H-+ e662 'I' + + Sv' + + + + + + + + + E + + + E + + + '!' 'I' + 4 + + + + + + + + + -F 4 + + + + + + 4 + 4 + + + + + -P 4 + + + + -P 4- -P 4- 4- 4- 4- -F 4- + 4-+ ++++ 40? ++++++++++++++++ 'I' Ei 33 'P 4- 4- 'fi E -P 4- -P -P 4- 4- 'P 4- 4- 4- 4- -P 'P 4- 4- -P -P 'f 'i--P COIVIPLIIVIENTS of the Coca Cola Boi-I'Iing Co. COIVIPLIMENTS of BILL OETZEL and His Orchesfra ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++ Q679 August 25 September September September September September September September September October 3 October 9 1.. 4... 5 12, 13 16 19 ..., 26 .... October 9-10 .. October 16 October 17 October 19 October 21 October 22 October 24 October 28 October 31 November November November November November November November November November November November November November November December 1... 4 5 7 11 .... 12 .... 13 ,.,. 14 .... 18 .... 18 .... 19 .... 25 ..,. Z6 .... 27f28 1 . . . CALENDAR . . . .School began ... ...Labor Day . . . .Boys' Roundeup . . , . . .Girls Mixer . .Bethany - here .....111. State Test was given to Iuniors . , .Senior hayride ......Arco1a - here ................Lovington-there . . . .Homecorningg Vi11a Grove - here .,.............,AtWood-there ..,,............,..,....Teachers' Institute , . . . .Gir1s' Softba11 Tournament, preliminaries .,...................,.Montice11o-there . . . .Coach ChadWick's Wedding , . . , .Lovington e here, "B" teams . . . ,Gir1s' Softba11 Tournament, finals ................Su11ivan-there . . , . .Iunior c1ass party . . . .Halloween Festiva1 ......,G.A.A. hike party ....Senior and sophomore class parties ....,.,.,.....,...,.Oak1and-Hhere . . . . . . . ,Armistice Day . . .. .. . . .. . ...Senior pictures taken . . . . .Seniors se1ected announcements ..,.............1unior class play .. , . .lunior c1ass rings arrived ,.......,.......,..Humbo1dtehere . . . .Winner ot DAR. award announced ......,.......,.,..Lovington-here . . . .Commercia1 C1ub Dance . . . .Thanksgiving vacation .. . . .Annual Went to presslll a68vb December December December December December December December December December December December Ianuary 6 lanuary 8 Ianuary 9 2 .... 6 7 .,.. 9 ,,.. 12 ..,... 13-14 ..... 16 17 18 19 19-Ia nuary 5 -9 Ianuary 13 . .. Ianuary 16 . .. Ianuary 18 . . , Ianuary 23 ..... Ianuary 27-31 . . . . . ,Windsor -- there . . . . .Peoria Band Clinic . . . . .Vesper Concert . . , .Tuscola - here . ,.,... Bement - there . . . .Sullivan Bancl Festival . .. ...Arcola - here . . . .All-student Christmas party . . . . . . ,Latin Club party . . . .Oakland - here . ,Christmas vacation . . . ,Bethany - here . . . .Semester exams . , . .Sullivan - here .. Newman e here . . .Arcola - there . . . .Tuscola 4 there .........Atwood-there , . . .Olcaw Tourney - Atwood February 3 . . . ...,....... Sullivan 4 there February 6 . . . .,.. 1-Iindsboro - here February 10 .... .... A twood f here February 12 ...., Lincolns Birthday February 13 .... Humboldt - there February 17 ....... Bethany Y here February 20 ..... ..... C erro Gordo - there February Z7-28 ..,. ,.... D istrict Tournament March 26 ...... .....,..,.............,....... G ood Friday April 3 . . . District Solo-Ensemble Contest-Charleston April 1U ......, .... ....,......, .,... D i s trict Band Contest April 30 -May 1 ..... State Band Contest May 12-13 ...... ..............,...... S enior Finals May 14 . ,. ..... lunior-Senior Banquet and Prom May 16 .... . , . .......,....,.. Baccalaureate May 16-21 . . . . . .Senior week May 20 ..... Award Night May 21 .. ..... Commencement e692 CLASS WILL We, the class of l948 of the Arthur Township High School, do leave this, our last will and testament: I, L L I, I, have Paul Fleming, will my jokes to Marie Yutzy. Margie Rich, will my giggles to lean Dippo. Robert Higgenson, will my curly hair to Billy Kroll. Rose Stock, will my "being late" to Percy Grant, Edward Davis, will my "way with the girls" to Donald Bathe fafter l no more need for theml. Alberta Watson, will all my luck with college men to Barbara Bradford. Keith Phillips, will my freckles to Phyllis Wise's collection. lane Craig, will my "loyalty to him" to Loretta Riggs. lean Craig, will my height to Merrill Lacy. Nelson Applegate, will my shyness to Darrell Dicks. Vicann Binegar, will my "windy Ford" to Mary Rita Ashley. lohnny Schrock, will my football ability to Billy Dean. Anne Beckman, will my intelligent remarks to Lyle Huffman. will my singing ability to Elaine Vaughn. will my bright remarks in history class to Bob McKnelly. will my 'ldevotion to my guy" to loan Gaffney. will my luck in history class to Kenneth Pankey. will my pleasing personality to Madonna Parrott. will the task of carrying on in athletics for Chesterville to lanece Blaase, will my ability to argue in class to luanita Schultz, Byron Davenport, will my track ability to Norman Lowe. I, I, I, l, I, I, L L l, Lois Pankey, l, Bob Harden, l, Lavon Eads, l, Russell Seitz, l, Ella Trower, I, Harold Crist, "Skip" Deornbarger. L I. l, L L We, department. We, the Seniors, We, the Seniors, We, the Seniors, We, the Seniors, halls, We, the Seniors, We, the Seniors, luniors. We, WITNESSED BY: Lavon Eads Lerae Galbreath, will my 'lgift of gab" to Lucille Williamson. Olin Riggs, will my fast movements to Mac Sexton. Margaret Pyle, We, the Seniors, the Seniors, We, the Seniors, We, the Seniors, will my desire to be a nurse to Betty Green. will a cleaner library to Miss Whitlock. will fewer "cud chewing" students to Mr. Neville. will brighter students to Mr. Monts. will congratulations to Miss Ochs on her new Home Ec will punctual Ag. boys to Mr. Wise. will quieter halls to Mr. McKnelly. will a later deadline for the annual to Mrs. Iohnson. will less talkative girls to Mr. Chadwick for his study will less dirt and bother to Grant and Tommy. will our coke machine and candy concession to the the Seniors, will our A.T.H.S. to the generations to come. Being of sound mind on this day of the year of our Lord, nineteen hundred and forty-eight, we, the undersigned, do hereby affix our sige natures. THE SENIOR CLASS and lane Craig 1: 70 za RTH R GRAPHIC-CL RIO Weather: Unpredictcrble May 1. 1968 Published For the Heck of It Ella Trower Co-editors: Rose Stock GALBREATH ELECTED PREXY The board of directors of the Chicago Motor Club has elected Lerae Galbreath president, She has had a great deal of expe- rience in this work, being the for- mer head of another motor club, Suicide, lnc. PANKEY UNDERGOES OPERATION Dr. Paul W. Fleming, famous veterinary, recently performed a successful operation on the deli- cate vocal cords of the Metropoli- tan opera star, Lois Pankey, He was ably assisted by "The Flor- ence Nightingale of l968," Mar- garet Pyle, VAUDEVILLE AT THE PALACE Hleannie and Her D a n C i n g Girls," featuring lean Craig, is attracting huge c r o W d s to the stage show at the Palace. Also featured at the Palace is the ven- triloquist, Byron Davenport, and his talking dummy, Russell "Buchanan" Seitz. SPORTS PARADE Alberta Watson retained her World championship badminton crown by narrowly defeating the Iapanese champion, Hilo Sing- sing. Iohnny Schrock, battling full- back, was the usual powerhouse of strength in the Chicago Rock-. ets' 77-U victory over the Green Bay Packers. Vicann Binegar nosed out the veteran driver, Wilbur Shaw, and f 1 took first place rn o n e y in the, i lndianapolis Speedway. fTOWN CHATTER Bob Higgenson, international ' agricultural inspector, recently returned from Lower Slabovia, He BLAASE MAKES FORTUNE lanece Blaase returned to the United States this week for a short vacation. lt is reported that she is making a fortune as a pro- fessional gambler at the Monte Carlo on the Riviera. 1 MAST NAMES NEW SCIENTIST Sara Mast, successor to Walter Winchell, tells of the astounding f idiscovery made by Bob Harden. was u nable to make a report, 3 however, because the sight off lLena the Hyena left him speech-' W less. X l -1- + l Anne Beckman, famous psychi-N atrist, is investigating the compli-f i cated case of Rose Stock, directorf of the Arthur High School Band.i lt seems she hears weird noisesl f at all times-even when the bandi isn't playing. 1 + + Eddie Davis, ace photographerf of the C h i ca g o Trib, took the I early plane to Arthur to snap pic-, tures of Margie Rich who wonf the National Giggling Contest. l I 'I' 'I' ! 2 Nelson Applegate, noted mid- l western artist, was cited by Presi- dent Keith R. Phillips for his paint- ing of the popular movie actress,f Lavon Eads. 1 I I Q7l2 This brilliant chemist has discov- ered that the formula for salt is fNaCl. MILLION DOLLAR HANDS Ella Trower, president of the We Type and Transcribe Rite Co. is insuring her speed hands for Sl,UOU,UOU. Olin Riggs, high pres- sure salesman for the Long Life Insurance Company, is complet- ing the deal. MINK NOTES Harold Crist, leading mink raiser, is presenting five mink coats to lane Craig for her con- duct during Be Kind to Minks Week. Uln0le1fclassmenf To you with failing hands we throw the torch Be 't y urs: hold it h'gh! 72 A Fwd Farewell 552 '-S 0 1 l L ii W 'W' MQW? .wwf .,,. ., L-,,,,L, V--'-fc-wiki-i...N 7-i,r'.:'2'a-.V me--. .fpwq Ani ,if-5 ' --H,-'.,:g,:..,:' 1 kwfmrw ,. :Q K 'J'-3'5-5m. 2 ' .J- flff? :aw 1--f ffwi w i, ,,,,,g-fzfzss -- A - .v nw' fi? ,,'.2.1'SW 'k"4.f-nufvfvyf 'M ,Eff ,J- As. W dwg M'-5? ,ffl Mgr: w sf gg fi 1' mmmf fav- Q c i Wi F xii gum, ,- H ' Wig 2 Q-'3'..f.QfEf, fw 6.4 W W H YPA Qi? a 4-ra ,L 4, -r-,-1-NA 'U 3 . 2 Q fi Q -,ww-M. . 5 if ,um- lwl , , - WY --Y f Mi? JFS' ,...x

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