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KEEN EENER UlIii u mm f lllll l l H I IIIITniiiiiiiii..i iii ii i iim ii .iii iii n ii i 1938 Top Row: Mildred Tysen, Theodore Moolenaar, Mr. Jarrett, Leonard Mak, Dorothy Wals ra. Middle Row : Wdmer Kooy, Albert Tcrpstra, George Suffern, Max Bahler, Maurice S ruble, Reece Whitley. Bottom Row: Angeline Boezeman, Gertrude Pruis, Mary Jean Bernard, Ruth Orsburn, Mildred Anderson, Dorothy Raska, Jennette Kuip. JUNIOR CLASS The Junior class is composed of 18 members. Its class officers are: Presi- dent, Maurice Strublc ; vice-president, Angeline Boezeman ; secretary, Ruth Orsburn; treasurer, Wdmer Kooy. Mr. Jarrett is our class sponsor. 1 he Junior play, entitled " The Scarecrow Creeps”, was given December 7, 1937 , in the high school gym. The cast was as follows: Adam Throgg The butler Maudie Hobbs The maid Roderick Gage Master of Gage Manor Dr. Kenneth Cage His nephew Aunt Zinnia Washington ..The Darky Cook Trailing Arbutus (T. A.) Her son .... Perry Gage Roderick’s nephew Mrs. Annabelle Gage Perry’s mother Miss Amelia Gage Roderick’s cousin Norma Gage Her niece .George Suffern Mary Jean Bernard Maurice Struble Theodore Moolenaar Gertrude Pruis Max Bahler Fred Moolenaar Ruth Orsburn Mildred Tysen -Angeline Boezeman In the spring the Juniors will entertain the Seniors with a banquet. Page thirteen
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KEEN KEENER nrTTniTTTniiiimiiirrrnTTT.i ' iiiiiiiiiiiiiiTini-uiiiiiinmmEinnmiimtnniiminTnniimimiiniii 1938 CLASS PROPHECIJ By Doris Schwanke April 21, 1948 Dear Diary : Ten years ago we graduated from DeMotte High School. Where arc the rest of my classmates? Coral Stevenson is about the only member that I have kept in touch with during the years. That is probably because we took nurses training together. Coral is now in Wisconsin. I am stewardess on the Continental Airline route between San Francisco and Chicago. May 11, 1948 — Busy though 1 be, I must jot down the big events of the day. As 1 was inspecting the safety belts on my passengers, I recognized Albert Belstra and Sadie Peterson, now Mrs. Belstra. They were on their honeymoon and seemed to be sit- ting on the top of the world. June 2, 1948 — The company has engaged a new pilot and co-pilot. The pilot is now Bill Shuey with Bob Akers acting as co-pilot. I know now why the boys could sit gazing longingly out of the assembly windows. They had high ideals. July 3, 1948 — Many distinguished people are enroute to the Independence Day celebration at Denver. Ralph Myers, editor of the New York Herald, is taking a group of friends including Mayor John Konovsky and his wife, the former Jeanne Swart. September 24, 1948 — am recuperating from the crash which occurred on August fifth. For days I had lain in a semi-conscious state suffering from a fractured skull. Awakening I found myself at the ranch home of Laura Kooy, now Mrs. James Recker. It was from her 1 gathered the details. Several passengers were killed, but our pilot and co-pilot had escaped uninjured. Having recovered enough to travel, I decided to visit my home town. November 7, 1948 — Arrived at DeMotte. The town has certainly progressed. Among the improvements is a public library. Lucille Dexter acts as librarian. 1 also visited the school. It seemed strange to see Marguerite Wright as the teacher of the first grade. In Daniel’s Meat Market who should 1 meet but Melva Barker, now a prominent truck farmer living at Stoutsburg. December 22, 1948 — I have returned to my duties as stewardess on the airline. We have a lovely new plane. Bill informed me that he is to be married soon. I would like to meet the future Mrs. January 15, 1949 — Among today’s passengers is a young paralysis victim. He is accompanied by Dr. Edward Boer. February 7, 1949 — I met Bill’s fiancee, Miss 0 ga Hanewich. April 21, 1949 — Among passengers today were: Dorothy Z eck, saleslady for the Velva Down Sofa Pillow Co.; therefore, she is prepared for any shock that she might get. Also Governor Johanna Hoffman and her secretary, Anna Boersma, were among the passengers. It has been one year since 1 began my work on the airline. During that time I have met all my classmates. As they go on their journeys, so must I. Page twelve
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KEEN KEENER 1938 SOPHOMORES — T op Row: C. Punter, C. Ter bar g, R. Evers, R. Peterson, C. Moolenaar, L. Story, R. Huhn, H. Boer, C. Boezeman. Middle Row: A. Toppen, A. Akers, D. Sytsma, J. Van Kley, S. Reckcr, D. Wright, H. Zeck, A. Akkersma, Mrs. Bernard. Bottom Row: G. Grevenstuk, M. Hoffman, D. Frame, R. Dexter, R. Anderson, R. Myers, M. Inf Veld, W. Rowen. FRESHMEN — Top Row: B. Orsburn, G. Tcrpstra, J. Nanninga, G. Kooy, W. Oliver, A. Bosnia, G. Knip. Middle Row: R. Reckcr, M. Schlarp, A. Boezeman, F. Stater, M. Bahler, V. Barker, C. Swieringa, Mr. Boron. Bottom Row: K. Z eck, f. Evans, G. Mak, S. Stroup, C. Walstra, B. Van Kcppcl, C. White. Page fourteen
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