Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX)

 - Class of 1942

Page 108 of 200

 

Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1942 Edition, Page 108 of 200
Page 108 of 200



Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1942 Edition, Page 107
Previous Page

Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1942 Edition, Page 109
Next Page

Search for Classmates, Friends, and Family in one
of the Largest Collections of Online Yearbooks!



Your membership with E-Yearbook.com provides these benefits:
  • Instant Access to Millions of Yearbook Pictures
  • 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 108 text:

FALL TERM ' L BILLY ZINTGRAFF ...... ...... P res. - 'SQ A .VA HARVEY IORDAN .......... V. Pres. 3 . 'Ti f CHARIS MCALLISTER ....,.... Sec'y Q 1 . .A., . , ' CHARLES sEYMoUR.,.......TreQS. L. . 'Vt X .P 5, A I Z A IOHN IONES ...,....... . . . . . . .Parl. - ',:: v '::' K W, 'Q is K ' Ill g . Q I I 55 ROLAND KLAR ...,,. Scrap Book Ed. 1 ' ' ggw' ':"" M DOUGLAS VAN BUREN. .Custodian . MISS LUCILLE WHARTON. .Sponsor SPRING TERM BILLY ZINTGRAFF ,.... ,..... P res. HARVEY IORDAN .,.,,..... V. Pres. CHARIS tMcALLISTER ..,....,. Sec'y CHARLES SEYMOUR. ........ Treas. IOHN IONES ...........,...... Parl. ROLAND KLAR ...... Scrap Book Ed. DOUGLAS VAN BUREN..Custodian MISS LUCILLE WHARTON. .Sponsor Reading from left to right: Harvey, Huffaker, Iones, Klar, Mc- Allister, Seymour, Van Buren, Zinf- graff. Halt the club at a picnic. The other half. Could Alphonse be hungry? At work in the dark room. Our constitution signed with the ink hardly dried, the Shutterbug Camera Club of Brackenridge, backed by our loyal sponsor, Miss Lucille Wharton, comes to the end of its first year of existence. Being Brackenridge's youngest club, the Shutterbug Club is by no means the least active. It is devoted to better photography at school and in the home. One may expect a flash at any time and Wherever there is a flash, there is a Shutterbug. Many a student finds himself in an awkward position when that flash takes place. Of course, photography is not our only activity. We indulge in many social events and other sports. One of our socials Was a picnic at which photography Was the main sport. Everyone was there except the sunl We hold many of our meetings in the dark room-Knot the kind you think, boysl. There We de- velop all kinds of pictures-some with the feet Where the head should be and vice versa. All in all, We have a grand time in the Shutterbug Club. With grateful hearts that We live in a freedom-loving democracy Where We have the privilege of doing and saying as We Wish, the Shutterbugs strive constantly to maintain their goal-that of being better citizens of the United States of America. -Iohn Iones. 'S 5 4' '74 Shmfimi Glad 6 H? Page 104

Page 107 text:

ZIOYCE VANCE ..., Q. .Representative fBOB sTAPLEToN .....,... Alternate MRS. MAGRUDER ........A. sponsor ai flkfnittin' for Britain? anim Rec! 04044 The San Antonio Council of the lunior Red Cross meets once a month in the library of Tech Senior High School. Ioyce Vance, representing our school, was chosen president of the San Antonio Council for the year. Each school in Bexar County sends a representative, an alternate, and a sponsor. At these monthly meetings, such things were discussed as the making of portfolios for foreign countries, gift boxes for children in War-stricken areas, and nut and candy cups for soldiers and their families in local hospitals. Also, at these meetings, reports are made by the different schools on their activities. Rep- resentatives proudly display quilts, puzzle books, joke books, vases, and ash trays Which they have made for the soldiers in their classrooms. These representatives take back to their school the informa- tion they receive and pass it on in a smaller school council at which there are representatives from each home-room. ln this Way lunior Red Cross Work is spread throughout our county. ln our school the Red Cross Work is done through the Student Council. 'Each representative takes to his advisory the plans and collects the money for the Red Cross Membership Drive and War Relief Fund. The Red Cross Magazine, which is made available by the Membership Drive money, is most in- teresting. This magazine tells of the Work in schools all over the World. Students find much interest in reading this timely magazine. Articles on conservation make students Want to help in their small Way. The activities for the year in our school have been the Red Cross Membership Drive in November, the War Relief Fund Drive in lanuary in which Brackenridge students gave generously, and the mak- ing of afghans and other articles by many advisories in the spring. -loyce Vance. OFFICERS ' 5-is Preparing for Civilian Defense makes it necessary for B. H. S. sponsors to know how toltie bandages. Colleen isn't really hurt, it's just more practice in tying bandages. These Brackenridge lassies are sew- ing for Red Cross. lt's really hard to get started on knitting a square from the looks of this situation. 1 Page 103



Page 109 text:

7fze s. 0. s. 0. cw Although one of the youngest organizations in Brackenridge, the Society of Student Opinion is by no means the least active one. The fact that the name of the club or the more frequently used "S.O.S.O." has appeared in local newspapers more than thirty times, may be taken as proof of that. After having been founded on the remains of the "Digit Diggers," the S.O.S.O. began a successful year by acquainting the student body with its purpose. A cake sale helped to provide the cash prizes for a contest in which questions were secured for the first great survey of student opinion. The results of this survey served to "keep B.H.S. informed about B.l-l.S. opinion," one of the clubs purposes. After having been the guests of Miss Morgan at a very nice Christmas party, the members of the S.O.S.O. successfully arranged the first dance of the l942 season. The dance was unique, because students from all the high schools of the city were asked to attend. This was followed by a picture- taking tour and picnic combination at Brackenridge Park. The major events of the S.O.S.O.'s activity calendar were concluded by an immensely successful "old license-plate collection contest," which served the three-fold purpose of conserving metal for the nation's war-effort, providing money for a charitable organization, and making the two winning advi- sories happy with their awards. -Herbert Iohn Spiro. FALL TERM HERBERT IOHN SPIRO .,,,.... Pres. IACK BURLESON ..... S ..,... V. Pres. MARCUS ROOS .... ,,.. S ec'y :VSQLIQAM CARTER. ..... Tre-as. PHIL HOWELL ,... ...,. R eporter IAMIE CALDWELL .,......,..., Hist. LMISS AGNES L. MORGAN. .Sponsor SPRING TERM HERBERT IOHN SPIRO ........ Pres. PAUL GRAHAM ............ V. Pres. IA-MIE CALDWELL ..,, .... S ec'y PHIL HOWELL ...... ..... T reas. NORMAN GRISHAM ....... Reporter MARCUS ROOS ..,............ Hist. MISS AGNES L. MORGAN. ,Sponsor Left to right: lst Row:-Burleson, Caldwell, Carter, Graham. 2nd Row-Grisham, Howell, Moore, Spiro. The S. O. S. O.'s en masse. Page 105

Suggestions in the Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) collection:

Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1939 Edition, Page 1

1939

Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1940 Edition, Page 1

1940

Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1941 Edition, Page 1

1941

Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1943 Edition, Page 1

1943

Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1944 Edition, Page 1

1944

Brackenridge High School - La Retama Yearbook (San Antonio, TX) online yearbook collection, 1945 Edition, Page 1

1945

1985 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1970 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1972 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1965 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals 1983 Edition, online yearbooks, online annuals
FIND FRIENDS AND CLASMATES GENEALOGY ARCHIVE REUNION PLANNING
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.