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Page 79 text:
i E: Onltlboard the Baltic, two days out from
" Date, 1918.
IIConfound it! There goes a girl Iive
a dozen times in the last forty-eight hours,
'vcvenit seen her before Illa I wonder if it
t ,t be she. Ah, I have it, it is Jessie Rus-
- she comes now. Iill introduce myself and
aPardon me, but arenit you Miss: Jessie
our face seems familiar. My name is
ey Lowe, of Denver?
" "I used to know a Harvey Lowe. We
, school in Benton Harbor together?
'.. Then arenit you Jessie Russell? I
7a: Benton Harbor High School with
;. did 1.
ought it was you.
0W are you and where have you been
,, I went to college, then taught school
a inding my hard earned savings globe
"What have you been doing ?i,
"nothing much in general. I saved a
vested in real estate in Denver. The
jgnot half bad--so you see I donit
6 time. You remember I always
, f ,w
i you heard anything from Benton
H. L.: IINot for several years. We. moved
West after my sister graduated and as I dislike to
write letters, my means of hearing from the old home
f. R: IIWell, I stopped over there a short time
ago. The place is quite changed. W hile there, I saw
several of our classmates. Do you remember Anna
Agens and how she used to like the boys? She is
an old maid now by choice and will not look at a man,
or a boy either as far as that goes?
H . L.: IISo Gretchen has turned out to be a
man hater, has she? W ell, that is. funny. I always
thought she,d have a dozen men at her nod and beck.
I met INeddy, Anderson a few weeks ago in Chicago.
He was then trying to find a market for his cider.
He said he was running a large mill near Sodus. You
remember the four inseparables-Emmett Taylor,
DaiSy Kelley, Mike McGowan and Hlazel Watson.
Ned said they were living on a farm near him. raising
cabbages and seemingly happy?
I. R.: IIT'hat reminds me of Jim and Louise.
They used to live in Sodus, you know. Well, after
graduating Jim went to Montana and discovered a
H. L.: III heard that he had?
I. R: IIHe is living in New York City now
and has one of the finest houses there. Louise does
the honors on the Hat homeii days and is much 'liked
Page 78 text:
On September sixth, 1904, we, as F reshmen, ar-
rived at high school to begin our ascent of the ladder
of learning. After being classihed, we recormoqtered
the building to find out what teachers belonged to! the
different rooms, so that when classes were called we
should make no mistakes.
Imagine our disgust and righteous anger on the
second day when we were packed Off upstairs, after
we had picked out nice comfortable back seats in the
assembly hall! The only really Freshman act com-
mitted occurred on the first chapel morning. After
dismissal, a line of Freshmen poured into the ward-
robe, quite ignorant of the fact that the outer ward-
rnhe doors were closed. They say it was a very em-
harassed line which marched out again.
September twenty-hrst, the Junior president called
the class together for organization. Strange t0 saV,
we were not terrified by the summons as former
classes have been. XVe elected Daitsv Kelley, presti-
dent: Harry Young, x'iee-president; Robert Belknap,
secretary: and Harold Sessions, treasurer. Green and
white were chosen as class colors
. w e were a strong class with a membership of
torty-nne. and early showed class spirit and enthu-
srasm whreh has won praise for us during our staV in
1115111 school. Almost every month pleasant sdeial
class meetings were'
marshmallow roast his
ways be remembered
for in spite of our 0
apples at us, but did 110 w:
Owing to Daisy K
ideney in January, 190
president and Hazel Wt
dent. ' ' ,
At the end of the year;
highest average in their "'16
a record which showed. no
A's; Sophomores with; V
we zealously took up omf
Leon Hill president; 7 ,
Daisy Kelley, secretary;
Miss Bowen, class com:
held every two weeks
stronger than ever. Wi
the Seniors and Jun'.
banner, exhibited for ,
same night and has nt'
The most impor
in the assembly hall I ,
mores, which resulted";
the Seniors and the 3 ,
Page 80 text:
sat in seats decorated with green and white and gave
our vells and class songs which the girls Of the C1355
had composed. .
Commencement night our mascot, a white teddy
bear, which was seated in a green hoop during the
exercises. mysteriously WI vanished. Although we
found no trace of it we still mourn its loss. .
The morning after commencement, about nine
o'clock. the class set out in a hayrack for Poittawat-
omie lark. After the picnic dinner dancing was en-
iOVCtl. Harry Vawter and Eva Alden furnished the
iniisic. About five we started for home, determined
to go again next year and have as good a time.
7 One week after school began in 1907 the present
Senior class was organized and our officers elected:
Emmett 'llay-lor. president; Daisy Kelley, Vice-presi-
dent: Eva Pearl, secretary; Ralph Cunningham, treas-
urer; M11 Williams. class counselor; and Miss Bowen,
.Xt the second business meeting we decided to
publish an Annual which should excel all others in in-
terest as well as talent. Those who purchase one this
year will find this is true.
Two beach parties were enjoyed, one at St. Joi-
scph and one at Hig'man Park. The hayrack ride, the
supper which awaited us and the pleasant evening
spent at the home of Leda Granger will long be re-
mcmhei-eil. One of our number has become quite a
hypnotist and displayed his power by bringing two
members of the class under his spell. The class has
hml three delightful dancing parties; a llHnskin" Beeh
at Fair Plain; a leap t
given by six boys of the: i
In athletics we have
In foot-ball there were
Bishop, Horace Easton,.
ert Belknap. In basket-
Hill, James Dewey, Gun
The Senior basket-ball t
pionship and are champ
gan. In base-ball there
was captain for this
Hill, J. B. Bishop, Guy .'
the track meets Will Bast
and Leon Hill have cam
Not only have the f a
letics but also in debating;
Junior year, we won the
Harry Young was given
district oratorical contest
trict contest. ;
T he Seniors who g1
are Florssie Wells, Daisy
Granger, Emmett Taylw
order of commencement,
somewhat, for much to?
not sit on the stage anti;
given mostly by the Cl a i
N ow, although the
in name, let us go on .
chosen motto, IIBe and;
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