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Prin Shop Turns - Un
The Print Shop, part of the Graphic Communication
Department at Benson, had an enrollment of 28 seniors and 38
The Print Shop printed all of the forms for the school
including the Tech Show and 76er posters and programs, excuse
slips, Tech Pep and Tech Notes, a PTA paper. They also set all
the headlines for this year's Blueprint.
Mr. John Conway relaced Mr. Marty Martin who was in
charge of the letterpress department.
Mr. Tom Veatch, department foreman, supervised students
working on presses, cameras, and while doing stripping and
Printing is a very popular shop at Benson and there is a big
waiting list to get into printing.
ABOVE: Mr. John Conway, new Print Shop teacher, gives his orders for
the day. TOP CENTER: Robert Fulton, U21 works on Tech Pep copy.
TOP RIGHT: Joe Hyde, fllj, works on a practice Tech Pep layout.
BOTTOM RIGHT: Shop Foreman Mr. Tom Veatch works on the
Davidson offset. BOTTOM CENTER LEFT: Brad Gadbois, Cllj, and
James Wells, Cl U, work onthe Harris offset press.
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Three maior Building Construction classes were in-
cluded in the curriculum at Benson. Periods l-2 were the
Option One students, periods 3,4,5 included the house
builders, and periods 7,8,9 were the Senior Class students.
The different classes studied and made a variety of
wood orientated proiects. In the Option One class students
studied ways of testing all the materials involved in the
construction field, structural design, safety, cost
estimating, and the design and building of Garden Houses
using the metric system.
The 3,4,5 period class was responsible for the building
of two houses on the space near Annex 4. This included
surveying, building the houses on school property,
loading and unloading the truck used to haul the house
sections to the building site, rebuilding the house at the
permanent site, and keeping the fenced area cleaned up.
The Senior Building Construction class lperiods 7,8,9l
was responsible for building cabinets, kitchen counters,
book cases, head boards for beds, and other general pro-
iects that Mr. Sterling Borquist, teacher, needed to have
done for school or faculty use.
Some items were built by all students. Tool boxes were
built by iuniors and saw horses were constructed by both
Senior Class members and Option One seniors.
Sophomores interested in Building Construction could
take sophomore framing and finishing classes.
ABOVE: Mr. John Murakami, Mr. Ron Currier, Mr. Sterling Bor-
quist, and Mr. Edward Conwell talk over lumber prices as the
Building Construction Shop teachers have a departmental
meeting. BOTTOM RIGHT: Dave Veentier 1125, David Tauman
ll ll, and Kevin Bonnin fl li lay the temporary foundation for the
houses being built on the school grounds. BOTTOM CENTER: Jim
Sweany ll ll does some touching up on one of his ioint proiects
for B.C. BOTTOM LEFT: Kelvin Onchi illj tries to make a piece fit
on his joint proiect. TOP LEFT: The frame of one of the small
buildings used for sheet rock awaits the building crew. TOP
RIGHT: Kevin Onchi fl ll, Jeff Lulay U lj, and Jim Vance fill cut
boards to assigned size. CENTER: Ken Miller ll2l, and Mark
Lushanko U25 cut boards to use on their cabinet proiects.
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