High-Resolution, Full Color Images Available Online
Search, Browse, Read, and Print Yearbook Pages
View College, High School, and Military Yearbooks
Browse our digital annual library spanning centuries
Support the Schools in our Program by Subscribing
Page 64 text:
Ethel J effrey
Arthur J ennings
Ethel J ones
J ohn Krause
J osephine Lamoreaux
Page 63 text:
A Piece of Orange Ribbon.
Wick was the best player on the team-that was
:1 : gimwledged fact. Even Billy. his sworn enemy,
a Lied there "'was some good stuff in- him." And
it :Eaat the great game of the season was to he played
a; , s.st the "Crimsons" of a nearby college you might
ha". seen him running at break-neck speed down the
CQITTUS near the school or sittingr in a corner excitedly
chet'izig gum. In fact some one did see him very
, often. How many times a day did Sue Melville carry
a hit of paper to the waste basket in order to pass the
row of windows at the back of the room? How many
imaginary references had she looked up just because
the book-case in the far corner of the room held en-
clopedias and its approach led past those windows?
5 Dick and Sue had had a iitiff"'---what it was
out no one knew. But there was a decided coolness
a the atmosphere and many were the conjectures as
the cause of this sudden frostiness. Bob, as chum
the former and brother of the latter, had exerted
his infiuence to straighten out matters but to no
i1. Each side was as immovable and unimprCS-
ble as adamant and the would-be mediator had
. up in despair.
It was the morning of the much anticipated day
ccordingly every one was in a bustle of excite-
Stores, business houses and dwelling places
were swathed in hunting and banners until the whole
town seemed to fairly shout orange-and-hlack. The
weather was all that could be desired, the air balmy,
and cool little breezes blowing suddenly up from the
lake. The time was October, but the weather was like
Sue, in her room at home. stood surveying a heap
of orange and black which lay on the bed. Some of
the more enthusiastic of the iiFootball Sistersh had
decided to show their loyalty by wearing the colors
of the home team. However, this ttSisterii meditated
and was doubtful as to what was best to do under
these iiextenuating circumstances? Here she was,
hmadii at Dick, and Dick ttsoreh at her, a great game
about to come off, and her presence at a game always
an inspiration to Dick tso he had saidy Yet he
need not think she cared, r10, indeed!
Susie threw up her chin and, stepping to the
bed, like Samantha Allen, she tiketched a firm holt
on her principles,ivincidentally on her dress-opened
the closet door and hung the offending article on a
hook. Without hesitation she turned her back to it
and closing the door sat down on the bed. a
iiNo, he neednit think that I care? she repeated.
Of course she did but that was another question.
Just then a cheerful iiOo-hooii sounded from be-
Page 65 text:
"simmhing must he done to keep him from play-
g this afternoon. -Xml that something must
s 6 right away."
Here Sue realized she was playing eavesdrop-per,
d, seeing the doctor's buggy coming over the bridge,
stenetl to meet him and get a ride to town.
The rihhon was easily matched and Sue
rly completed her return journey when she was
led from the direction of Dick's house by a mas-
ine voice. Turning with some trepidation she
d M11 ll'estoi: standing on the veranda. Mrs.
V ton was away visitingr a sister who lived in Mid-
'i11e, a town a few miles away. Dick had gone
some "last practice" on the field. Mr. VVestom
apparently the oan one at home.
III wish you could take this over to Dick. Susie,"
id anxiously, at the same time holding up a small
lope. Il'e have just received a telegram saying
Mrs. XYeston is very ill and we must go to her at
II'O'h l'" cried Susie. partly in sympathy and pa
far of facing the lion in his den. llWhat is
II don't know. The telegram doesn": say.
3. trouble with her lungs again. You know that
i we came to a milder Climate?
I d0117t know where to find him? said Sue look-
! ied and hoping for escape from the undesura-
'h, he,s gone for early practice you know.
find him somewhere around the gridiron.
would go myself but the train leaves in a little over an
houlr .and I must pack a few things hrst?
llAlrightY agreed the apparently willingr mes.-
senger, '"Illl find him? She started on and Mr. Wes-
ton disappeared into the house.
llDear me? she sighed, IIwhatever shall I do, and
Dick will look at me through-and-through. Itls too
had his mother is sick though and I ought to be glad
to help them all I can. Ohl-dwhy he cant play
on the gamelll She had been so busy thinking of. her
own troubles. that she had not thought of any general
Struck by the dire thought she quickened her
footsteps and almost before she knew it was. aware of
a pair of orange socks spinning through space. She
stopped. frightened at her own audacity, and watched
him. One of the college boys standing near greeted
her with a cheery, llHello, Sousa! Looking for some
llYes, indeed? she replied, Ila very suspicious
character known as Dick Weston, and wanted for
beating Clifton last year?
IlThere he comes, now? said the boy as Dick hove
in sight. He wthisitled to the person llwantedf who
came hastily forward, wiping beads of perspiration
from a smiling and grimy countenance.
gI havenlt very good news for you? Sue began
timidly at the same time handing over the yellow en:-
Velope. llYo-ur father asked me to bring 1t.,,.
Diick read and twisted his face into a picture of
despair. lWVelll,, was all he could say. Then, after
Suggestions in the Benton Harbor High School - Greybric Yearbook (Benton Harbor, MI) collection:
Are you trying to find old school friends, old classmates, fellow servicemen or shipmates? Do you want to see past girlfriends or boyfriends? Relive homecoming, prom, graduation, and other moments on campus captured in yearbook pictures. Revisit your fraternity or sorority and see familiar places. See members of old school clubs and relive old times. Start your search today!
Looking for old family members and relatives? Do you want to find pictures of parents or grandparents when they were in school? Want to find out what hairstyle was popular in the 1920s? E-Yearbook.com has a wealth of genealogy information spanning over a century for many schools with full text search. Use our online Genealogy Resource to uncover history quickly!
Are you planning a reunion and need assistance? E-Yearbook.com can help you with scanning and providing access to yearbook images for promotional materials and activities. We can provide you with an electronic version of your yearbook that can assist you with reunion planning. E-Yearbook.com will also publish the yearbook images online for people to share and enjoy.
Material on this website is protected by copyright laws of the United States and international treaties.
No protected images or material on this website may be copied or printed without express authorization.