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IJ To Mr. Arnold G. Westerberg, whose ready Wit and cheerful advice have enabled us to complete many an irlcsorne task, We, the Class of l94O, gratefully dedicate this "Oracle". ,Vw gs 1. Mr. Fisher and Mr. Akerley on a spring day. 2. Mr. Lind at a quarter 'til eight, 3. Miss Norwood and Mrs. Bowen in deep thought. 4. Mr. Chandler at his mark. FACULTY Wd, I l 'HAH M grill! 5? i EMMA Hs:-1 H41 "'-'I A L'-lug PEIQLEY S. TURNER Born in Moiitville, Maiile Graduated from Cony High School, Augusta, 1915. Entered Bowdoin College in the fall of 1915. Com' manding Cfheer, Battery D, 3i1st H. E. A. American Expeditionary Forces, 1917f19. Attended Colorado School of Mines, 191920. B.S. Degree, Bowdoin College, 1921. Summer Sessions, Teach' ers' College, Columbia University, 1933, 1938, 1939, Athletic Director and Coach at E. L. H. S., 192124. Principal Skowhegan High School, 1924f 541 Principal Cape Elizabeth High School, 193466 'Principal E. L. H. S., 1936f , 7 iQ: X Walter D. Akerley Shop Work Born in Newcastle, New Brunswick. Prepared at Edward Little, Gorham Normal School, and Wentworth Institute. He attended the Pennsyl' vania State Summer School in 1938. Came to Edward Little in 1937. Biology and English Miss Ruth A. Allen, B.A Born in Lewiston, Maine. Prepared at Edward Little. Was graduated from Bates College with a Bachelor of Arts degree, While in college, she was president of the Lamha Aloha, and a member of the Women's Student Government Board. Came to Edward Little in 1939. Mrs. Elizabeth H. Bowen, B.A. Miss Jessie W. Alley, B.A., M.A. Latin and German Born in Massachusetts. Prepared at Edward Little. Was graduated from Bates College with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Did graduate work at the Uni- versity of Vermont and at Bates, where she received her Master of Arts degree. Came to Edward Little in 1915. Faculty adviser of the Latin Club. lxafddfl-If Mathematics Born in Manchester, New Hampshire. Prepared at Brockton High School, Brockton, Massachusetts. Vv'as graduated from Colby College, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree with high distinction. At Colhy she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, and the Sigma Kappa sorority, Studied at Teachers' College, Columbia University, 1929f193O. Taught at Morse High School, Bath, Maine, 191749205 and at the Ossining School for Girls, Ossining, New York, l930fl932. Came to Edward Little in 1935. Faculty adviser of the Library Proctors' Clu . 15 1 .X fb Fw KT' ,ff .f-X If I Mui, f 1, by. Y S M, of Z X 99,31 U' J QW Paul F. Brogan, Ph.B. Born in Lewiston, Maine. Prepared at Edward Little. Was graduated from Holy Cross with Bachelor of Philosophy degree. Attended Bates Summer School in 1938 and 1939. Came to Edward Little in 1936. Assistant Coach Frederick J . Bryant Mechanical Drawing and Vocational Information Born in Malden, Massachusetts. Prepared for teaching Manual Arts at Bradley Polytechnic lnstif tution. Attended summer sessions at Columbia, Harvard, Bates, and Bradley. Substitute teacher at Hartford, Connecticut: six years at Saco, Maineg and three years at Evening Schools, Biddeford, Maine. Came to Edward Little in 1919. Drew plans for renovating old Edward Little building 1928. Building inspector old and new Edward Little buildings 192960. Author of 'iWorking Drawings of Colonial Furniture." Member of American Vocational Association. ing. Board. 16 English and United States History Russell D. Carroll B A Typewriting and Boo eeping Born in Washirigton, Maine. Prepared at Lewis ton High School. Was graduated from Bates Col lege with a Bachelor of Arts degree He will re ceive his Master of Arts degree in 1940 when he completes his studies at the Columbia University Summer School. Before coming to Edward Little in 1937, he taught at Hodgdon High School and Mapleton High School in Maine Coach of Box Miss Frances E Cartland B S Clothing Instructor Born in Kinglield Maine Was graduated from Edward Little High School and Simmons College Came to Edward Little in 1918 Faculty adviser of Cheerleaders: assistant adviser of Assembly Robert C. Chandler, B.S. Chemistry Born in Columbia Falls, Maine. Prepared for col- lege at Columbia Falls High School. Received Bachelor of Science degree from Colby College. Attended Bates Summer School in 1938 and 1939. 5 Principal, Sabattus High School in 1928. Came I 'ful' A to Edward Little in 1929. Faculty adviser of the ' "Oracle" and of the Senior Drama. du' 'M-. , W -if 5' W I I1 W 0 'fu !g,45'M.l11 M. , ,aqui Miss Ruth A. Coan, W. English f ,lf W . . L l P . Born in Manchester, New Hampshire. Was grad' uated from Manchester High School Central, and 1 from Bates College with a Bachelor of Arts degree. , K 6 - While in college, she was assistant in the English Th L M Department, Secretaryffreasurer of the Women's I ll ,yi Student Government Board, Secretary of English as 6 lx 4fA Players, and a member of Phi Beta Kappa. In S : 1936-37 she taught in Pembroke Academy, Pemf fu broke New Hampshire Studied at Columbia Uni versity during the summer of 1937. Was social PM - 6 director at Bates Summer School in 1938 and 1939. ob ,W Faculty adviser of the "Thespians". Mp , YQ Linwood L. Dwelley, B.S. Commercial Arithmetic, Director of Physical Education and Athletics Prepared at Maine Central Institute. Was graduf ated from the University of Maine with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education. While at college he was prominent in football. He did graduate work at Bates and at the University of Michigan, Before coming to Edward Little in 1930, he taught at Fort Kent, Calais, and at Webster. Coach of Winter Sports and Track. .JA .1 6 Miss Sarah R. E wr ght, B. . Born in Calais, Maine. Prepared at St. Stephens 1 High School. Received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Arcadia College. Did graduate work at McGill Harvard and the Universit of Pari , , y s. Before coming to Edward Little in 1922, she taught in Guilford, Maine. French 17 john Fisher, B.S. Head Coach of Basketball and Football, Mathematics Born in Everett, Massachusetts. Prepared for col' lege at Everett High School. Was graduated from Fordham University with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1932. Was assistant coach at Canisius College, 1933, and athletic coach and teacher of mathematics at Bridgton Academy, 1934. Came to Edward Little in 1938. Miss Doris I. Fitz Physical Eclucation for Girls, and General History Born in Auburn, Maine. Prepared at Edward Little. Was graduated from Posse-Nissen. Is com' pleting undergraduate work in the School of Edu' cation at Boston University. Taught at Danforth, Webster, Y. W. C. A., and at Walton before coming to Edward Little in 1937. Teaches at LinfEfKin Bay Camp for girls every summer. Faculty adviser of the Girls' Athletic Association. Little in 1916. and in Pittsfield 18 Miss Maudelena S Huskins Bookkeeping, Economics, and Commercial Law Born in Lisbon Falls, Maine. Was graduated from Edward Little High School and attended the Maine School of Commerce. Did graduate work Columbia, Harvard, and Bates Came to Edward Russell H. Jack Bachelor of Music Born in Topsham Maine Prepared at Lishon Falls High School Was graduated from the Uni versity of Michigan where he received a degree of Bachelor of Music in Education Before coming to Edward Little in 1933 he taught in Falmouth Miss Margaret B. jordan, B.A. Mathematics Born in Auburn, Maine. Prepared at Edward Little High School. Graduated from Bates Col' lege with honors in mathematics. Taught at Mex' ico High School, Mexico, Maine. and at Sanford High School, Sanford. Maine. Did graduate work at Bates and Harvard Summer Schools. Came to Edward Little in 1923. Director of Senior Drama. 'Wx a1uJt03-560-vdfaaw-3""""u"'t JL 1 ' QJ-nfvua .wcxwrwb Mrs. Anna B. Kennedy, B.A., M.A. English Born in Orange, Massachusetts. Prepared at Tech' nical High School, Springfield, Massachusetts, Was graduated from Wheaton College with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Was graduated from Columbia University with a Master of Arts degree. Summer and winter courses at Clark University. Took Massachusetts State Extension Courses. Attended Bates Summer School in 1937, 1938, and 1939. Before coming to Edward Little in 1930, she taught at Brookfield High School, Brookheld, Mass' achusetts. Faculty adviser of the "Oracle". V Edgar Lind, B.S., M.A. Science Born in Newport, Rhode Island. Was graduated from Rogers High School, Newport, Rhode Island. Attended Rhode Island State College where he took a prefmedical course. Received his Bachelor of Science degree. Did graduate work in science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and at Boston University. Received his Master of Arts degree in 1936. Before coming to Edward Little in 1938, he taught science at the high school in Springfield, Vermontg at the high school in Shrewsf bury, Massachusettsg and at the Bordentown Mili' tary Institute, Bordentown, New Jersey. President of Auburn Teachers' Association. Faculty adviser of Science and Outing Clubs. Miss Helen L. MacFar1and Secretary to the Principal Born in Auburn, Maine. Was graduated from Edward Little High School. Attended Simmons Summer School. Came to Edward Little in 1925. 19 f' K john S. Messina, B.S. Head Coach of Baseball, Assistant Coach of Foot' ball and Basketball, Economic Geography Born in Boston, Massachusetts. Was graduated from Medford High School, Medford, Massachuf setts: Clark School, Hanover, New Hampshire: and New Hampton School, New Hampton, New Hamp- shire. Received his Bachelor of Science degree from Rhode Island State College where he played varsity basketball, football, and baseball for three years. Did graduate work at Rhode Island State. Before coming to Edward Little in 1939, he was assistant coach of football, basketball, and baseball at Rhode Island State: coached summer baseball, Southern Rhode Island League for two summers: and was Recreational Director and Instructor at the National Youth Administration Resident Work Experience Project in Kingston, Rhode Island. Miss Esther Moore, B.A. Shorthand and 'Typewriting Born in Tremont, Maine. Prepared at Southwest Harbor High School. Was graduated from the University of Maine with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She is also a graduate of the Bangor Maine School of Commerce. While in college, she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Contributor's Club fEnglishj, and Delta Zeta Sorority. Taught at Southwest Harbor High School before coming to Edward Little in 1938. Miss Pauline Morin, B.A., M.A. French Born in Ashland, Maine. Received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Colby College, and her Master of Arts degree from Columbia University. Has studied at La Sorbonne and Ecole Phonetique de L'Universite de Paris. Before coming to Edward Little in 1936, she taught at Caribou, Maine. Assistant director of Senior Drama. English Miss E. Christine Norwood BA Born in Gardiner, Maine. Prepared at the Union High School, Union, Maine. Was graduated from the University of Maine with a Bachelor of Arts degree. At the University of Maine, she was a member of the Delta Delta Delta Sorority, the Sodalitas Latina, and the AllfMaine Women. Took summer courses at the University of Maine, and at Bates. Before coming to Edward Little in 1930, she taught at the Warren High School, Warren, Maineg at the Gardiner High School, Gardiner, Maine. Faculty adviser of the Assembly Board, and Dean of Girls. 20 Miss Anne L. Purvis, B.S. Home Economics and Sociology Born in Fredericton, New Brunswick. Prepared at Portland High School, Portland, Maine. Was graduated from Farmington State Normal School with a Bachelor of Science degree. At Farming' ton, she was President of the Dramatic Club, mem' ber of the English Club, Home Economics Club, Lambda Epsilon, and Athletic Association. At' tended Bates Summer School in 1937. Came to Edward Little in 1931. Manager of the cafeteria. English Miss Ethel S. Saunders, B A Born in Bucksport, Maine. Prepared a ter Maine Conference Seminary. Was gradu d from the University of Maine with a Bach r of Arts degree. At Maine, she was a me er of Kappa Delta Pi, fhonorary fraternity in ucationj, Ph Kappa Phi, fhonorary schola 'c raternityi hi Beta Phi sorority, n Sodal as Latin ' ore coming to Edward Lit e in 9 6, sh t at Monson Academy nd a ehst faculty Miss Norma C. Vietrie, B.S., M.Ed. adviser of l.stHC1 Miss Pauline R. Turner, B.A. Typing, Sales and Advertising, Bookkeeping Born in Minot, Maine. Prepared at Edward Little. Was graduated from Bates College, magna cum laude, with a Bachelor of Arts degree, While in Bates, she was made a member of Phi Beta Kappa, Traveled abroad in the summer of 1937, and at' tended Bates Summer School in 1938 and 1939. Drawing Born in Rhode Island. Studied at Rhode Island School of Design, Did graduate work at Boston University in 1937. Taught at Boston University, and Goddard junior College, Vermont, before coming to Edward Little in 1938. 21 Arnold G. Westerberg, B.A. History Born in New York City. Prepared at Carson Long Institute. Vvlas graduated from Pennsylvania State College with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in Education. Did graduate work at the University of Maine. Attended Bates Summer School 1937 and 1939, Before coming to Edward Little in 1937, he taught in New York, in Sullivan, and in DoverfFoxcroit, Maine. He is Coach of the Dehating Squad. f , ff! LV' 'IJ' My iii in p I ' Q I FACU LTY 1. PRINCIPAL TURNER arriving at school. . . 1. A VIEW ofthe campus and school huilding. . . 3. An informal picture of MISS ENWRIGHT. . . 4, PAUL BROGAN and a group of his admirers. . . 7. MISS PURVIS smiles for the camera. . . 6. MISS CARTLAND striking a pose. . . 7. MISS McFARLAND entering E, L. . . 8. MR. LIND explaining physics to DAVE ANDREWS. . . 9. MR. CHANDLER planning a test. . . IO. MISS COAN awaiting an answer. 22 4 I. 23 1. Velma Sylvester and joan Hammond,-girls who did the most for E. L. 2. Miss 1940-Marcia Rollins. 3. "Best actor and actress"-David Andrews and Betty Clough. 4. Senior class president and vice-president- Clair Chesley and Robert Beaudry. SENIORS ik WM? fi -v yo, J ' - ,195 fda 'J' V' f Q Q ' 2 A3- .V!,,aM7 VT WV WJ- HLQ 'l f X LW' K Catharine Abbott iw W- AZ 90,1 Born in Auburn, Maine, November 17, 1922 s, 1 "Lively and ardent, frank and kind." W "Oracle" Staff f4Qg G. A. A. 12, 3, 4j3 Head of Tennis 12, 31: G. A. A. Executive 145, Bowling 12, 3, 4,5 RedfWhite Team and Class Team f2, 3, 41g Varsity QS, 411 Volleyball f2, 3, 41, Red' White Team f2, 413 Varsity fljg Latin Club Q51 22171 f ff YJ 1 - ff ' T 7 , Ernest Fred Abbott , 'Abba' f I I f Football f2Dg Basketball C251 Science Club J-6...,Mfn Mile rude-fi WMM Born in South Paris, Maine, September 1, 1921 "Goodfwill subdues its opposite, as water fire." Gerald Forest Acheson 'KAcl1ie,' L'They are wise who say little," - bj,4'f1 Qf Rf' J 4 iowa ' Graduation Dress Committee f4j. , Roland Elwin Additon "The character of pure heroism is persistencyf Swimming 26 Born in Lewiston, Maine, August 19, 1920 Q, ' x Born in Waltham, Massachusetts, March 7, 1922 w Mfko 7..,.M, A-4. 4,4444- JNL z,' 1 'dl' Raymond Albee HRW., Born in Lewiston, Maine, May 29, 1921 plimentsf' Football 12, 3, 41: Track 121. Barbara Allen "Barb" ennoble it." Band my Gloria Kathleen Allen "Glo" Born in Auburn, Maine, November 26, 1921 'LOne must travel far to End a truer friend." Science Club 121: Chorus 121: Home Economics Club 121: Drawing Martha Frances Allen Born in Freeport, Maine, December 23, 1922 "Her lively looks a sprightly mind disclose," Eleventh Honor: Student Council 12, 31: L'Oracle" Staff 141: G. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Bowling 141: Red' White Team 141: Class Team 141: Varsity Team 141: Orchestra 12, 31: Carnival Committee 141: Latin Club 121: Outing Club 141: Iunior'Senior Committee 131: Usher at Senior Drama 141: Bac' calaureate Committee 141. 1 27 1, If . X. 1 1 1 "To be trusted is to receive the highest of com' mf . Born in Portland, Maine, January 19, 1921 "The small courtesies sweeten lifeg the greater, G. A. A, 12, 31: Bowling 12, 3, 41: Volleyball 121: RedfWhite Team 12, 41: Class Team 12, 41: 'ff dp 'CM l,.- I 1 L5 'l 'C Ld, ,cf .LM fra' L. L Jeannette Marie Anderson Born in Lewiston, Maine, September 4, 1922 "Virtue is hold, and goodness never fearful." 'G. A. A. 12, 3, 41g Chorus 12, 31: Home Economf ics Cluh 12, 31: Outing Club 1413 junior Red Cross Committee 1211 Tennis 12, 313 Archery Harold David Andrews, jr. iiDaUen Born in Lewiston, Maine, December 30, 1922 "Success lies in labor." Class Office, Vice'President 121: Junior Dramatic Club 1311 "Thespians" 141: Senior Drama 1411 Contest Play 141: Science Club 1413 Rifle Club 121: Season Ticket Representative. Wa, My Lucille Bailey X Born in Yarmouth, Maine, January 18, 1922 'liberal hands make many friends." G. A. A. 12, 41: Band 12, 3, 41: Orchestra 12, 3, 411 Chorus 121: Outing Club 141. Hazel Gertrude Ball ..Ci'1CET1, I Born in Norway, Maine, july 6, 1921 "Who gives today the best that in her lies Will find the road that leads to clearer skies Drawing 121. 28 ,X " jj! 1, fvafffffff Phyllis Lorraine Bart1eQ "Phil" Born in Norway, Maine, April 4, 1923 UA friend is, as it were, a second self." Shorthand Awards: 60' 80fword transcription. Dorothy Pearl Beal "DOIIi6,Y Born in Lisbon, Maine, January 23, 1922 Ralph Leonard Bean -k f "Bea'ny" f O 1 Born in Auburn, Maine, July 30, 1922 2 "Full of pep full of fun Ralph's a friend to W , everyone." "'Oracle" Staff 1411 Senior Drama 141: HifY 141: Baseball 13, 415 Usher at Graduation 1313 Rifle Club 1215 Outing Club 141, Graduation Commit' f tee 141. Robert Mann Beaudry ' ' "Bob" Born in Lewiston, Maine, May 12, 1923 "Genius never despises labor." Class Ofhce, Vice-President 13, 41: Student Coun' cil 131: 'lStation" Staff 12, 3, 413 "Oracle" Staii' 1413 Library Proctors 12, 3, 41, Vicefpresident 1411 Hi'Y 12, 3, 41, President 141: Football 12, 3, 41, Captain 141: Baseball 12, 415 Carnival Committee 13, 411 Executive Committee 1413 E. L. Night Committee 12, 3, 41: Usher at Graduation 131: junior Ring Committee 1311 Debating 12, 3, 41: National Forensic League 12, 3, 413 Bates League 12, 41g Bowdoin League 141, Latin Club 131, Athf letic Council 141. 1 29 "A gentle mind, by gentle deeds is known." Shorthand Awards: 60' 8Ofword transcription. Q I I was . WW ' ow 2 if 0 Robert Arthur Belanger "Bob" Born in Auburn, Maine, October 16, 1921 "I will find a way, or make one." Track 131. Rita Lucienne Bergeron Born in Auburn, Maine, April 17, 1922 "Continual cheerfulness is a sign of wisdom." Chorus 12, 315 Home Economics Club f2Jg junior Red Cross Committee LM' de rf? John Martin Bergin, jr. "johnny" Born in Haverhill, Massachusetts, Ianuary 25, 1920 "He who acts with energy has strength of purpose." Caroline Florence Julia Berry HCKITOV, Born in Auburn, Maine, May 21, 1921 "Happyfgoflucky, careless and free Nothing there is that troubles me." G. A. A. C311 Chorus Cljg Home Economics Club 1511 Shorthand Awards: 50' 60' 8O'Word certifr Cates. 30 Benjamin Jones Bixby "Ben" Born in Auburn, Maine, October 8, 1921 "Silence is a friend who never betrays." Violet Priscilla Bolduc Lividiey' Born in Winslow, Maine, November 16, 1921 "A heart to resolve, a head to contrive, and a hand to execute." Eleanor Louise Bonney Born in Lewiston, Maine, March 10, 1923 "Her actions speak louder than her words." G. A. A. 141. 9 ' f,,f,,,,1,Lf Barbara Boothby . . tj "Barb" U..4.,o.-f' """""' Born in Lewiston, Maine, November 12, 1922 aj '- f I "Full and bubbling over with life." Eighth Honor: Student Council 141, "Oracle' , Staff 141, "Thespians" 141, Senior Drama 141, 6g'L'l Library Proctors 13, 41, Secretaryffreasurer 13, 14-"H 41: G. A. A. 12, 3, 41, Assembly Board 13, 41 I 4 , 1' a.- Orchestra 12, 31, Carnival Committee 141, De baring 141, Latin Club 12, 31, Outing Club 141 Junior Red Cross Committee 131, Junior-Senior Committee 131. 4'j.,gfvvs.l 31 I, 0, -1 . A-J-49-I7 !' .-LLAMU-"' A04 05,251,110 Marcel Bourgoin Born in Lewiston, Maine, February 17, 1921 "Full wise is be that can himself know." Track f2, 3, 411 ,luniorfSenior Committee Frank Morey B ' M Born in Durham, Maine, February 5, 1923 "Not what he gives, but what he shares For the gift without the giver is bare." Football 141: Baseball 141: Executive Committeeg Graduation Committee 141. 084.41 QSC, .1-kt mH- :,-,,M,,.- Elinor aui t "Shorty" L44 Born in Auburn, Maine, November 6, 1922 ' "Wearing a cheerful smile, you'll be everyone's friend." Robert Edwin Buchanan "Bucky,' Born in Lewiston, Maine, July 15', 1922 "A humorous and a witty chap." Track 12, 3, 41. 32 OV fn f U fgia M 5' awed, 92,4 Allen Robert Caldwell "Cod" Born in Auburn, Mziine, June 8, 1922 "Wrurtli, courage, honor, these indeed your sus tenance and birthright are." Golf 12, 3, 41: Rifle Club 121. X f . we W Allan Stephen Cameron UAV, Born in Auburn, Maine, june 14, 1921 'kSilence, when nothing need be said, is the elo quence of discretion." Wiiiter Sports 12, 3, 41: Usher at Graduation 131 . io' y Helen Mary Carberry 1 is iiieii in Providence, Rhode Island, May 4, 1922 FJ A "Witty, Q cmti rteous, liberal, full of spirit." ' unior Dramatic Club 13 1 Usher at Senior Drama 1 413 Basketball 12, 31: Varsity Bowling 12, 31, cud of Bowling 141: Volleyball 121: Red-White fyy Team 12, 3, 41: Class Team 12, 3, 41: Varsity 12, 3, 411 Tennis 1213 Science Club 1413 Chorus 141: Latin Club 131: Outing Club, Riding Chair' man 141: Secretary of junior Red Cross Commit' D tee 1411 Baccalaureate Committee Dana Lawrence Chaplin "Chappie" Born in Auburn, Maine, September 12, 1922 "I never dared to hc as funny as 1 can." junior Dramatic Club 1313 Hi'Y 141. , 1 Wi 11111 QQ Margaret Loret Chase Born in Auburn, Maine, December 4, 1922 "The wise conquer difficulties by daring to attempt them." N Valedictorian: Student Council 13, 413 "Station" 1 Stan' 12, 3, 41, Assistant Editor 141, "Oracle" Staff CofBusiness Manager 1411 G. A. A. 12, 3, 413 Science Club 1411 Band 13, 411 Orchestra 12, 3. 411 Carnival Committee 1415 Latin Club 12, 31: Outing Club 1413 Season Ticket Representative 131: Music Appreciation 121. Clair Vincent Chesley "Chex" Born in Lewiston, Maine, July 20, 1922 "The force of his own merit makes his way." Class Ofhce, President 13, 41: Student Council, 1211 "Station" Staff 12, 3, 411 Library Proctors 12, 31, President 141: HifY 13, 411 Track 12, 3, 413 Winter Sports 12, 3, 41: Carnival Committee 12, 31, General Chairman 1413 E, L. Night Com' mittee 12, 3, 413 Usher at Graduation 1313 Latin Club 12, 31: Junior Red Cross Committee 1213 1uniorfSenior Committee 131: Season Ticket Col' lector 141: Graduation Committee 141: Athletic Council 141. Pauline Harriette Chicoine "Polly" Born in Lewiston, Maine, April 2, 1922 "Beautiful faces are those that wear wholefsouled honesty printed there." G. A. A. 12, 313 Glee Club 12, 31. ff Marjorie jean Childs Born in Lewiston, Maine, july 26, 1922 "ln youth and beauty, wisdom is but rare." "Oracle" Staff 141: Senior Drama, Understudy G. A. A. 12, 31: Basketball 121: Drawing 121 junior Red Cross Committee 12, 31, President 141 Delegate to Wasliingtoii 1313 Tumbling 121. X Gladys Margaret Cole Born in New York, New York, january 2, 1922 "Her talents were of the more silent class," Fifth Honor. 9 Richard Ausborne Chisholm "Ricky" Born in Pownal, Maine, june 9, 1922 "I fence against the evils of life by mirth." Football 121: Baseball 141. 'ff' Magik, Elizabeth Mae Clough "Betty" Born in Skowhegan, Maine, September 17, 1923 "My mind to me a kingdom is," Third Honor: "Oracle" Staff 1411 Junior Dramatic Club 1313 "Thespians" 1411 Senior Drama 141: Contest Play 1411 Library Proctors 13, 41g Carni- val Committee 1411 junior Ring Committee 1313 IuniorfSenior Committee 131. Gerard Raymond Cloutier ..Gyp,, Born in Auburn, Maine, December 28, 1921 "He plays a merry tune." Band 12, 3, 41: Orchestra 12, 3, 41. 35 ,' 'J 6,0,,,jl1ffi44Lu .! ng, hifi bflfffafl Zu ' lcv! flfw iff "Len-ll, ,fA:',,yNf. -fd! 4LQK'V . Grace Shirley Cole Born in New York, New York, January 2, 1922. "Good humor is one of the best articles of dress one can wear in society." "Oracle" Stall 1413 Library Proetors ffl, 4,1 G. A. A. lljz Carnival Committee C411 -lunior Red Cross Committee 121: juniorfSenior Committee QU. Cecile Therese Collet Born in Auhurn, Maine, October 8, 1921 "Witl1 enough work to do, she has strength enough to do it." G. A. A. 121: Glee Club KZ, Fel. fwfff wifi' Donald Earl Conant KKDOTIY, Born in Lewiston, Maine, April 12, 1923 "Power lies in his cheerfulness." Busehnll ill. Patricia Evelyn Cooper "Parry" Born in Lewiston, Maine, February 23, 1923 "Modesty is a shining light." Science Cluh: Glee Cluh Q31 36 WW Born in "A pleasant smiling cheek, a speaking eye." G. A. A. 1 certihcate. Lucille Jeannette Couillard Born in Auburn, Maine, February 10, 1921 "Silence may do good, and can do little harm." Glee Club 12, 31. A1"..lM'14 Albert Day Crockett I , "Crock" 1 Born in Auburn, Maine, January 20, 1923 L.WhOSOCVEl' hath a good presence. carries a con tinual letter of recommendation." Sixth Honor: Hi-Y 141: Debating 13, 41, National Forensic League 141. Delillus Carolyn Crockett Born in Durham, Maine, September 17, 1923 "A true friend is the nectar of life." Thirteenth Honor: "Oracle" Staff 141: Latin Club 13, 41: Outing Club 141: junior Red Cross Com- mittee 141. Margaret Mary Cronin Lewiston, Maine, February 13, 1923 21: Shorthand Awards: 50' 60' 7OfWord 37 Q - al ,J -bfi'-1 aka. , : 1 , lv., Qian- M 2,4 'P-H44 . -f.' ff "'.,,,'Q. i " "'i"' ' ' ' C 7 ,DLL tfikxdpi , 41.1 -1 . William Joseph Cullen "Bill" 71 ', 6213 12,417 -I Y agff-44-lv Dorothy Edith Currier Born in Farmington, Maine, October 9, 1921 r I 'iAnd of her smile in echoing hearts a picture must "Oracle" Stall 141: G. A. A., Senior Executive 141 li J 1 4 R a White Basketball Team 131: Latin Club 131: Out' ing Club 141. Born in Lewiston, Maine, March 19, 1922 "Such highfbred manners, Such good-naturecl wit." Student Council, President 141: "Oracle" Staff 141: Senior Drama 141: Hi-Y 13, 41: Tennis 12, 41: Band 12, 3, 41: Orchestra 12, 41: Carnival Committee 13, 41: Class Marshal 1313 Latin Club 121: JuniorfSenior Committee 131: Graduation Committee 141. long remain." 1 Bas etball 12, 3, 4 3 Bow ing 3, 41: e ' M4 Gif ,151 ,P 'fi 'Qi Peggy Jeannette Darling "Peggy", "Denny" Born in Lisbon, Maine, September 14, 1922 i"I'rue as the needle to the pole, Or as the dial to the sun." jacob Lewis Davidson njake., Born in Auburn, Maine, May 30, 1922 "A good worker who can always find time to help a friend." Senior Drama 141: Football 131: Basketball 131: Baseball 12, 41. 38 ,nf Mfr Kenneth Davis W, "Ken" j Born in Auburn, Maine, January 28, 1922 1 , 1 V "His own character is the arbiter of everyone's 'QIILZWII Richard Fernand Desjardins fortune." V 'I Donald Sheldon Day ' "Don" Born in Boston, Massachusetts, November 4, 1924 "The best cause requires a good pleaderf' Ninth Honor: "Station" Staff 13, 41, Managing Editor: "Oracle" Staff 141: Junior Dramatic Club 131: "Thespians" 141, President: Senior Drama 141: Contest Play 141: Library Proctors 12, 3, 41: Football, Sophomore Football Manager: Golf 12, 31: Assembly Board 131: Debating 12, 3,'41, Vice' President 141, and Secretary 131: National Forensic League 12, 3, 41: Bates League 141: Bowdoin League 141: Latin Club 12, 31, Vice'President 131: 1unior'Senior Committee 131: Season Ticket Rep' resentative 141. 3 89' 'la 413,35 ad" 1 Q5-Vw ..f- WK' "Rich" Born in Lewiston, Mairie, November 29, 1922 "Smile, and the world will smile with you." "Station" Staff 12, 3. 41: Senior Drama 141: Foot' ball 121. joseph Robert Desjardins "Bob Born in Auburn, Maine, December 13, 1922 "Real merit cannot long be concealed." Senior Drama 141: Football 121: Basketball 121: Band 12, 3, 41: Orchestra 141: Drawing 11, 21: Operetta 141. 39 ,Wf- We jg 6, paffvvlf LM' ,ff Jiny. C V 'fl E I' 1 ff: l'u SLM 9 M'l"'f1 6,01- ffffif-,g,f " Doris Frances Devoe "Dot" Born in Auburn, Maine, june 21, 1921 'LQuiet and peaceful all her life, Never to enter this thing called strife." Katherine Dora Donovan "Katy" Born in Auburn, Maine, February 27, 1922 "Her cheerful smile would make one gay." rchcstra 12, 31: Chorus 12, 31. Blanche Jeannette Dow "Banjo" Born in Auburn, Maine, May 5. 1922 "A willing heart, a helping hand, always ready on demand." "Oracle" Stalf Typist 141: G. A. A. 12, 31: Archery 121: Home Economics Club 1213 Short- hand Awards: 6Ofword 131, 80-word 141, Com' plete Theory 141: Drawing 141. . 1 am WW eH,54fZ75Lf fr fflest e 0 "Ernst" Born in Auburn, Maine, March 18, 1921 "His limbs were cast in a manly mold, For hardy sports and contest bold." HifY 13, 41: Football 12, 3, 41: Captain of Box' ing 13. 41: Track 12, 3. 41: Class Marshal 131- juniorfSenior Committee 131 Qt. A WWW a . -A - 1 T! J ,jg , Kenneth Whiting Dudley fb," ' "Ken" ,A flfyff A'A' f" Born in Lewiston, Maine, june 14, 1922 1L,4'Jl'fJ,Tx L f' , ,A " 2-lf"'.' . Born in Auburn, Maine, August 24, 1922 "The "Oracle" Staff 141, Head Typist: G. A. A. 12, 3, 413 Basketball 12, 3, 41: Volleyball 12, 3, 41: Red' White Team 13, 41: Varsity Team 13, 41, Band 141: Shorthand Awards: 50' 60' 70' 80'word tran- scription. Ruth Marie Dresser Born in Lewiston, Maine, February 23, 1922 "They are never alone that are occupied with noble thoughts." Katherine Ellen Driscoll ..Kay., Born in Bath, Maine, March 24, 1921 G. A. A. 131: Science Club 141. "Who knows the most is most silent." Science Club 12. 3, 41, Vice'President 12, 31: Rifle Club 121: Outing Club 141. Theresa Claire Dufresne "Terry" laborer is worthy of his reward." 41 "Whon1 I commend to you as a noble friend." 5? ffl ew, Marjorie Emma Dunham Born in Auburn, Maine, September 16, 1921 "We meet thee like a pleasant thought." Chorus 131. "Thespiuns" 141: Chorus 131: Drawing 131. Kathleen May Duncan ..Kaye,, Born in Lewiston, Maine, january 30, 1922 "Too wise to err, too good to be unkind." "Marge" NI Y, J' m4A w I'-C' iw, 1 W ef A f L LAXQ ki 5 it-AW Robert Donald Eveleth "Bob" Born in Lewiston, Maine. .luly ll, 1921 "The world speaks to me in pictures, My soul answers in music." Library Proctors 13, 41: HifY 13, 41: Winter Sports 121: Band 12, 3. 41, President 141: Orchesf tra 12, 3, 41: Carnival Committee 12, 3, 41: Usher at Graduation 131: Latin Club 121: ,lunior'Senior Committee 151: Graduation Committee 141. Eleanor Corinne Faber Born in Lynn, Massachusetts, February 2, 1924 "Halls of learning attracted me." Seventh Honor: "Oracle" Stahl 141: junior Dra' matic Club 131: Latin Club 13, 41: Graduation Committee 141: Senior Drama Committee 42 Estelle Ruth Fogel "Ess" Born in Lynn, Massachusetts, March 30, l922 "Successful and fortunate deeds are called virtue." "Pleasures afford more delight when shared with others, To enjoy them alone is a dreary thing." I Born in Auburn, Maine, October 16, 1522 f'C' ' ,JJ r' - Ethel Colinette Foisy K 'Ju 9476 , r I.. Pauline Rietta Fortier "Polly" Born in Lewiston, Maine, Noveinhcr 29, l92ll L' 'Tis nice to he constantly husyf' Rita Ilene Fortin Born in Auhurn, Maine, July 21, 1922 'iVirtue is the most pleasing and valuable possession in the world." "Oracle" Typing Staff 141: Music Appreciation 131: Typewriting Awards: 30' 40f 'iflfword certihcateg Shorthand Awards: 50' 60fword transcription. 43 ti l if 9 ,X 11 Xb I J ,Q , Q 1 ' ,if X' Frederick Felix Foster "Fred" Born in DoverfFoxeroft, Maine, July 30, 1922 'il'1e was ever precise and p1'on1isefkeeping." john Theodore Fournier Born in Lewiston, Maine, january 20, 1920 No sooner said than done-so acts your man of worth." Donald Gerald Fraser i'Don', Born in Lewiston, Maine, August 16, 1922 "'Bright is the ring of words, Wheii the right man rings them," Student Council, Vice-President 1411 'kStation" Staff 12, 3, 41, Buriness Manager 13, 41: 'iOraele" Staff, CofBusiness Manager 141: Football 1413 Golf 12, 3, 411 Carnival Committee 13, 415 Outing Club Muriel Madeleine Gagne "Kid" Born in Auburn, Maine, November 9, 1921 "A good disposition is more valuable than gold." Basketball 1213 Volleyball 121: Home Economies 121: Cheerleader 12, 3, 41: Usher for Senior Drama 141. 44 54414: the I 61 , 'ff' Grace Marguerite Gilbert J, vf Henry Rosario Gagnon .Han ,, A Born in Auburn, lvlaine, january 25, 1920 "No legacy is so rich as honesty." Football fl, 3, 413 Baseball 12, 3, 41. Camille Alfred Gardner conhclcnt tofrnorrowsf' ix. ll . I7 I J., G-ally i ' Born in Auburn, Maine, August 6, 1922 "They that govern most make the least noise L 1,1 li 1 We pill 1, Pj! 5 3 4 . - I l- "Camc'y" M yi Born in East Angus, Quebec, March 7, '1922 it O "A man he seems, of cheerful ycstcrdays and of ' Senior Drama 1-lj: Rille Club 121: Boxing 135. Elmer Clark Goding "Bud" Born in Auburn, Maine, March 13, 1922 "He who says little usually has something worth listening to." 45 in yjfwyf Junior Dramatic Club 131: "Tllespians" 131: Senior Lester Gordon "Les" Born in Lynn, Massachusetts, November 26, 1922 "ln framing an artist. art hath thus decreed. To make some good, but others to exceed." "Station" Staff 12, 31: "Oracle" Staff, Chairman ol' Art Committee 141: Baseball 121: Track 131: Drawing 12, 3, 41: -IuniorfSenior Committee, Deco' rations 131: Publicity Committee for Senior Drama 141 Edith Lillian Gould "Edie" Born in Lewiston. Maine, January 21, 1923 "And heaven's soft azure in her eyes was seen." Drama 141: G. A. A. Bowling 1311 RedfWllite Team 131: Drawing 131: Latin Club 131. Ralph Albert Gould, Jr. Q WA 'fi "Goalie" . . 3 Born 111 Haverhill, Massachusetts, May 20, 1923 0.2 "Youth comes but once in a lifetime, so enjoy it." Junior Dramatic Club 1313 Senior Drama 141: 1 Swimming 12, 3, 41: Band 12, 3, 41: Carnival Committee 131: Usher at Graduation 131: junior 6 Red Cross Committee 131: Usher at ,lulliorfSenior 121: Head Usher at .luniorfSenior 131: Usher at ,J S1-nior Reception 131. C ,7446 f' Leo John Gousse "Burnley" Born in Lewiston, Maille, February 27, 1922 "A short saying often contains much wisdom." Baseball 141. 46 Norman Elliott Greeley Born in Lewiston, Maine, Qctolwer 20, 1922 uLet the past be the past, I live for the present," Baseball 141, Betty Couper Greene I Brin in Fislierville, Massachusetts, December 14 1922 "Let the world liave its say: l go my way." J G. A, A. 131: Band 12, 3, 41: Orchestra 12, 3, 41, Carnival Coininittee 13, 41, Carl M. Gowell Born in Lewiston, Maine, May 211, 1921 MWC lcnnw tlie trutli, not only by reason, lan! lsy the heart." Caroline Gray "Kiki" Born in Aulanrn, Maine, May 8, 1922 "My fancies are iireflies-Speclcs of living liglit twinkling in the clark." Student Council 121: "Station" Staif 13, 41: 1'1lClCH Stan' 1411 Drawing 12, 3, 411 Latin Clulw 13, 41: Uslier at Senior Drama "Budde" 47 Virginia Louise Hall orn in Lewiston, Maine, August 31, 1922 "Purpose is the eternal condition of success." unior Dramatic Club 131: G. A. A. 121: Drawing 12, 3, 41: Typewriting Awards: 30' 40'word Cer' tificate: Shorthand Awards: Complete Theory, 641' L vfyv- EL! Luk. I 1 , s " 1 X 1 Born in Lewiston, Maine, August 4, 1923 "W11y hurry, what's the use?" 7U'word transcciption. - K ' . I 1 vw x Barbara Ham "Barb" . V'f C. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Bowling 141: Volleyball 121: Red'Wliite Team 141: Carnival Committee 13, 41: Latin Club 121: Outing Club 141: Graduation Committee 141: Cheerleader 13, 41. 141: Class Team 141: Varsity joan Rachel Hammond Born in Auburn, Maine, November 22, 1922 "An intellectual Kingdom all her own." Salutatorianz Class Ofhce, President 121: Student Council 13, 41: k'Station" Staff 12, 3, 41, Associate nyfw rw Editor 131: "Grade" Staff 141: Junior Dramatic ,J-f' Club -131: "Thespians" 141: Senior Drama 141: li Library Proetors 12, 3, 41: G. A. A. 121: Assembly Board 12, 3, 41, Secretai'y'Treasurer 121, Vice' olubc ll President 131: ff. L. Night Committee 121: Latin To Club 12, 3, 41. President 131: .1unior'Senior Com' W ' mittee 131. sq LJ 'wi' ' X 3 4 1, w f I ' J 'v .- '31 Marian Adams Hatch Born in Lewiston, Maine, August 21, 1923 "A sweet personality will always win friends." Library Proetors 13, 41: G. A. A. 12, 41: Basket' ball 141: Rec1'W11ite Team 141: Science Club 141 Chorus 141. ' 48 4 Q james Glenn Hughes Born in Palmer, Massachusetts, June 5', 1922 . flbNLlll1ll1g great was ever achieved without , enthusiasm." Drawing 13, 41. 1 Erle Sanborn Huse "Husie" Born in Epping, New Hampshire, February 21, ' 1923 "Work well clone is its own reward." Fourth Honor: "Oracle" Staff 141: Junior Dramatic Club 131: "Tl1espians" 141: Senior Drama 141: Football 12, 3, 41, Manager 141: Basketball 12, 3, 413 Tennis 12, 3, 41: E. L. Night Committee 12, 3, 41: juniorfSenior Committee 1315 Athletic Council 141: Minstrel 121. Miles Russell Hawkins "Miles" 1 Born in Auburn, Maine, August 15, 1919 'LA smile for every fellow, but two for every girl." Football 12, 3, 41: Track 12, 415 Swimming 13, 41. Veneita May Houston "Nita" Born in Saugus, Massachusetts, March 18, 1922 "Silence walks with wisdom." Chorus 121: Home Economics Club 121: Drawing 12, 3, 41: Shorthand Awards: 60' 80-word tran' scription. 1 u "Clip" l 49 ff onlin gf K' Ralph Hu ton -.HO0t,, Born in Auburn, Maine, November 25, 1920 "I roam the forest primeval." Winter Sports 12, 3, 411 Band 12, 3, 41g Usher at Graduation 131: Rifle Club 1215 Outing Club 141. WJ ,I Chill" Arlene Francis Hutchinson 1 ,,fJW,w ' If . Born in Buckheld, Maine, September 28, 1922 jf!! "Manny, mm-ily do 1 live." QM Student Cc uiiii cil 141: junior Dramatic Club 1311 "Thespians" 141: Contest Play 1411 G. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Basketball 1213 Volleyball 13, 411 RedfWliite Team 13, 413 Class Team 131: Shorthand Awards: 60' Sflfword transcription, Complete Theory Cerf tificate. Sam Groveham Illingworth nsammyn Born in Goodyear, Connecticut, january 13, 1922 i'Let me have music, and I seek no more delight." Student Council 1313 Junior Dramatic Club 1?-11 Swimming 12, 313 Band 12, 3, 41: Carnival Corn' mittee 131: Usher at Graduation 1313 Junior' Senior Committee 131: Usher at Junior-Senior 1213 Usher at Senior Reception 1315 Senior Drama, Pub' licity and Tickets 141. Donald john johnson "Don" Born in Poland, Maine, October 13, 1921 "Steel true, and blade straight." 50 SK 2 E ,if 9 Born in "Always quiet and sweet, A friend to all whom she may meet." Chorus 13 J. Zfjjv Lf af' Ruth Edna johnson Born in Auburn, Maine, September 28, 1921 Reasoifs whole pleasure, all the joys of sense, Lie in three words, health, peace and competence." ole? Club qzp. Susie Delilah Johnson ..Suzy,E2',. Born in Sedgewick, Alberta, Canada, February 13, 1923 'Tm bubbling over with happiness." Shorthand Awards: 60' 80'worLl transcription. Bessie Elaine jones "Berry" Born in Lewiston, Maine, july 22, 1922 "Good humor is the health of the soul." G. A. A. MJ, Season Ticket Representative 13, 41. Beverly Louise jordan "Bev" Lewiston, Maine, October 16, 1922 51 5,0 Qf Howard linton Jordan, jr. "Howdy" Born in Auburn, Maine, September 27, 1922 "None e'ei' more skilled the trumpet blew," Student Council 121: "Thespians" 141: Tennis 12, 3, 41: Band 12, 3, 41: Orchestra 12, 31: Latin fllub 12, 31. Jw lf Lwfrftf fa LVM Af ,L Qfkdfvxli -A xt, ,Ll !A'1,LfvQ,n-f I , 2"'9' J ,Lf L! ' - 5 ,Liv Jean Keirstead .1 fi Born in St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada, 7 Ll October 17, 1922 A ,- 21 - "'l"wa: her thinking of others made you think of ,fy W ' her." 1 f i G. A. A. 12, 3, 411 Basketball 13, 41: Bowling 1413 Red'Wliite Team 12, 3, -U1 Class Team 12, 3, 41: Varsity 13. -lj: Latin Club 133: Outing Club 141: .lunior Red Cross Clumniittee 12, 31: Season Ticket Representative Mary Kolchakian "Toosl11e" Born in Lewiston, Maine, December 25, 1921 "She comes suddenly upon us like the thunder on a summer's day." G. A. A. 121: Volleyball 121g Glee Club 12, 31: Minstrel 131: Shurlliand Awards: Cmflfword tran' scription. 1 Regis Antonio Lachance "Kil1e" Born in Auburn, Maine, December 4, 1921 "Born with the gift of laughter and a sense that the world is mad." Basketball 12, 31. 52 Born in Auburn, Maine, january 22, 1922 "Let every man be fully persuaded in bis own 2 1 49fff"-ww' 'Wy afff if J!!! I ,IJ'J ,AJ ,,W'f' ' 1 Gerald Francis Lachapelle "jerry" x Born in Lewiston, Maine, October 18, 1922 "Wise to resolve, patient to perform." Football f2, 3, 41. Burleigh David Lake Born in Auburn, Maine, September 9, 1920 "And roguisb is that brown eye,- And disarming is that smile." " Football CZ, 311 Basketball f2, 31, Baseball fl 35 Track Q2, Bj. Robert Victor Lake "Bob" mind." , -M 62,351 --Dick" RiChard Keith Lane Born in Lewiston, Maine, May 23, 1923 "The greater the obstacle, the more glory in over' Swimming Q2, EJ coming it." 53 "Bud" dj Robert Heargraves Latham Born in Lewiston, Maine, May 13, 1921 Football UIQ Baseball 12, 3, 411 Rifle Club f2jg Drawing 12 "With virtue and quietness one may conquer the "I'll be merr and fre l t Q, X 1 Lillian Haskell Larrabee 4'Lil" Born in Durham, Maine, May 27, 1922 world." l "One shot" Y es l'll be sad for nobody." 1 ca 1 Mary Eleanor LeC1air Born in Auburn, Maine, November 8, 1921 HA merry heart maketh a cheerful countenance." G. A. A. f2, 4J: Basketball f2, 4,3 Volleyball f2, 41: RedfWhite Team f4J: Varsity Q41 Roland Lemay Born in Lowell, Massachusetts, September 5, 1923 "Who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best." HifY C414 Football Q3, 41, Swimming Q2jg Basef ball 421. 54 t yjvu KPABEIY Nd-5 "Bubbles "He speaketh not vet there lies conversation Pauline Alma Libby "Polly" Born in Mt. Vernon, Maine, December '79 19'l "Nothing is impossible to a willing heart Orchestra fl, 33: Chorus 12, 35. Edward Lewis Lothrop, jr. "Eddie" in Auburn. Maine, February 20, 1922 Music washes away from the soul The dust of every day life." Band 3, 41: Orchestra QED: Usher at Graduation QU uni0r'Senior Committee 55 Aradine Elisabeth Leonard Born in Lewiston, Maine, October 26 1997 "I try to do my duties with a smile G. A. A. fl. 42: Basketball C2 41 Volleyball 145 Rcdfwhite Team f4jg Class Team f4j Drawing IBD: Glee Cluh fill: Minstrel 7 35 Operetta 4 Everett Alton Libby Born in Brunswick Maine une 77 1970 fl N5 FV f -li' X "He deserves praise who does not what he may, 's Football f2, 31: Basketball f2, 3,1 Baseball fl, 1. 41 James MacFarlane Born in Bath, Maine, january 13, 1921 "Great thoughts, like great deeds, need no Football fl, 35. Edward Ruel Lowell, jr. "Zeb" Born in Lewiston, Maine, June 26, 1921 but what he ought." iiMaCvi trumpets." Arlene Margaret MacLe11an p fx "Peggy" Born in Wilton, Maine, July 9, 1921 af "Those graceful acts, Those thousand decencies that daily flow From all her words and actions." G. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Basketball f2j: Bowling My Redfwhite Team 14,2 Class Team UD: Junior Red Cross Committee CSD. Bette Jacqueline Marble Born in Lewiston, Maine, September 13, 1922 "Always neat, ever trim, Happy spirit, full of vim." Outing Club 1455 Senior Drama Committee 141. I In WW Alice Ruth Marcoux "Markie" Born in Exeter, New Hampshire, Ianuary 12, 1923 "And everywhere she went, a lay she sang." "Station" Staff QZ, 3, 41: Library Proctors f3, 413 Shorthand Awards: Complete Theory, 60' 8O'word transcription. Leonard Margolin "Margie" "Ambition has no risk." Basketball U., 3, 41: Baseball f3, 41. Evelyn Hildegarde Marsden Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, September 4, 1922 "You may worry if you wish, l'l1 be calm." junior Dramatic Club 131: "Thespians" 141: Senior Drama 141: G. A, A. 12, 3, 41: Basketball f41q Bowling Q41g RedfWhite Team f41g Varsity Bowling 1413 Science Club f41Z Chorus 1413 Out- ing Club K41, Bernard Clinton McAllister "Mac" Born in Auburn, Maine, july 9, 1922 "Your wit makes others witty." 1 57 Born in Auburn, Maine, October 20, 1922 , i S ' 1 ' fi fl 'X Q N ff W, I I, 4 t V fli' 771 ' X fi f ., M x Y Ny VW 4 fl . , .. M X, 031 . x .1 7 U Q N X I R y L Thomas Clement McCarthy L lAClldTl1C'1 , Born in Portland, Maine, Cctobexj 12, 1912 fi "No tasks too steep for his human Wit." Senior Drama C-lj. joseph Leigh McCobb "Cobby', Born in Orono, Maine, April 8, 1923 "Where drums speak out, laws hold their tongues." Football f2J: Track UD: Winter Sports 13, 415 Band 42, 3, 43. Alex McCracken "Mad, Born in North Monmouth, Maine, September 1, 1921 "A constant friend is a thing rare and hard to End." Basketball HJ: Baseball fl, 3, -lj. f'L.f!01 ee ar .V . . -. ,1,f!fn.zffA ' gift Leg Q 4 5 ,xl ' J ,fp c- 97145 ' MM .am - L- 1 sw tfgf 24.- Air- e 7 4 1 Harry Shapleigh McG1ir1che5f Born in NVashburn, Maine, November 1, 1922 "The very imp of mischief in his glance." Hi,Y 1453 Track fl, 353 Swimming 121: Outing Club 143, 58 J' .fi 'nv If M, ,Ir. ff",.f A!! gf I f . MW Ruth Arlene McKenney , "Ruthie" "Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than Z any letter of introduction." "Oracle" Staff 141: G. A. A. 12, 3, 411 Basketball 1215 Volleyball 1313 RedfWhite Team 131: Home Economics Club 121: Outing Club 141g Carnival Queen 141: Head of Sport 141: Minstrel Aletha Luetta Meade Born in Greene, Maine, June 2, 1923 "The foundation of beauty is the heart, and every generous thought illustrates the Walls of your - chamber." "Thespians" 141: Senior Drama 141: C. A. A. 12, 3, 413 Bowling 12, 3, 414 Red'White Team 12, 315 .A,. Class Team 12, 3, 41: Varsity 13, 41: Orchestra 12, 3, 41: Latin Club 131. Barbara Elizabeth Merrill "Bobby" Born in Auburn, Maine, October 1, 1922 "Figure of truth, of faith, of loyalty." Home Economics Club 1214 Shorthand Awards: '50- 6Ofword transcription. Alice janet Miller "Min" Born in Lewiston, Maine, March 25, 1922 "On with the dance." Chorus 12, 3, 413 junior Red Cross Committee 141. Iva ,I " -,qw ,K ., fi Fw-1 " 7 Lf I 1,44 J , ' 1 ' 1, ' 59 ,N ' '- " :Q ,L fl 4, ..., . M ivy. Born in Auburn, Maine, December 25, 1921 Q 1 f f ,v I , 1 r . , 1 Ill, -JJ M , , , , "The secret of success is constancy of purpose." 1,5599 1 W Orchestra 12, 3, 411 Chorus 12, 3, 41. Phyllis Miller l Born in Lewiston, Maine, August 5, 1924 "Her voice is low, gentle, and sweet." 121: Volleyball 1 Dorothy Lee Miller "Dot" Born in Lewiston Maine March 4 1922 "Oracle" Stall' 1413 "Thespians" 141: Basketball v -5 7,9M Xjxfiwfi 1' 'ic "Phyl" ' 0 Nelda Dorothy Miuett WM M Born in Palmyra, Maine, january 11, 1922 W - lx M 'iHer smile is sweet, her licart is kind, ffl A better sport you'll ncvcr find." X G. A. 12, 3, 413 Carnival Committee 13, 45: M I Committee 141 Senior Drama Committee 14 Outing Club 141. Student Council 131. Graduation big? iv , ' 1 ' ' D. J I W Leone Avis Mixer "'l'i,uink', Born in Minot Comer, Maine, July 18, 1919 "Right noble is thy merit." 60 ' P D Wilfred Maurice Mi'xer "Willie" Born in Minot Corner, Maine, December 6, 1921 "Fame makes many friends, True friendship makes more." Kenneth Cooper Morrill "Ken" Born in Wiscasset, Maine, june 3, 1922 in "I have a heart with room for every joy." Junior Dramatic Club 131: Senior Drama 14 Band 12, 3, -U: Usher at Graduation 135. 4 'S' Lucien Edward Moulin Born in Auburn, Maine, February 4, 1922 "Trail is the true knights pastime." Chorus 12, 3, 41. rt J cl W' ,,,.v 1 Richard Jerome Murphy "Dick" Born in Auburn, Maine, September 22, 1921 "Youth is eternal in its jollityf' Library P 1'cJ :tors 13, 41, Usher at Graduation 61 : orn in Auburn, Maine, May 22, 1922 I K x pair of light shoes is not all that is wanting rl Adalia Nauyokas t' Born in Auburn, Maine, February 7, 1923 "And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew, That one small head could carry all she knew." junior Dramatic Club 1313 "Thespians" 141, Senior Drama 1411 Library Proctors 12, 3, 411 G. A. A. 12, 3, 41g Volleyball 12, 31: Archery 1313 Class Cross Committee Junior Dramatic Club, President 1311 "Thespians" 141, Track 1211 Winter Sports 12, 31, Carnival Committee 131: E. L. Night Committee 121, Latin Club 1215 Outing Club 1415 Season Ticket Repre' sentative 131g Minstrel 131. , Nickolas Naum ..Nicky., for dancing." 4 1 MJ Team 131, Tennis 131: atin Club 131g Junior Red If Elaine Mary Nelson Born in Lewiston, Maine, December 30, 1922 "Great thoughts come from the heart." G. A. A. 141: Basketball 141. Eleanor Nelson "Duchess" Born in Marlboro, Massachusetts, August 17, 1922 "lf you will have it well done, do not leave it to others." Shorthand Awards: 60- 80fword transcription, Complete Theory Test. 62 . ' 1 ivivi-1 ' ' ili"'y: I 1 1 ' f I I' mx iff! I A I .I L' .N 1 UL! V' Q! ,. Eurita Consuella Nichols Born in Haverhill, Massachusetts, Deccmhcr 2' 1922 "Serenely pure and yet divinely strong." john Norman Born in Lewiston, Maine, March 25, 1921 "The world deals good-naturedly with good naturcd people." Track 131. Barbara Florence Olson "Barb" Born in Auburn, Maine, April 10, 197.2 "She likes to talk, she likes to joke, But no one did she e'er provoke." G. A. A. f?-, 41: Science Club HJ, ,au We WJ'- Rita Mary Ouellette i'Pee Wee" Born in Lewiston, Maine, February 14, 1923 "Quiet and reserved but true, Not boasting of the deeds you do." G. A, A. Uv, 414 Junior Red Cross Committee 1231 Glee Cluh 12, F-jg Shorthand Awards: 50' 60-word transcription 63 Chorus 141. Ernest Laurence Packard, jr. Born in Lewiston, Maine, February 5, 1923 "The man that blushes is not quite a brute." Student Council 121: Senior Drama 141: Hi-Y 13, 41: Football 13, 411 Baseball 12, 3, 41: Winter Sports 13, 41: Band 12, 3, 41: Carnival Committee 12, 41: Usher at Graduation 1313 Graduation Com- mittee 141. 1 W 1 NVQ' .V ,Us- ffgkv , wa' '.. . -U1 ff M f J ixffl i"M 4,111 ,swf 1' Q5 ,W Evelyn Elizabeth Packard Born in Auburn, Maine, March 4, 1922 "Will is character in action." "Larry" Richard Blouin Paige "Dick" Born in Auburn, Maine, April 13, 1921 "Where there's music there can be no harm." 3 Junior Dramatic Club 131: "Thespians" 141, Track 12, 31: Winter Sports 1211 Band 12, 3, 41, Orchestra 12, 31: Chairman of Music and Decoraf tions on Carnival Committee 141: Rifle Club 1213 President of Outing Club 141: Graduation Com' mittee, Chairman of Reception 141. J' 4 ,JL f I' If. af. Elfred Wilrnort Partridge UAV, Born in Farmington, Maine, September 20, 1920 "A man of sense who talks little listens much." Orchestra 12, 31g Chorus 131. f .. I 9, ' ' ,F f ,W ,I f f M' Francis Warren Peacock "Peak" Born in Auburn, Maine, january 20, 1921 "Men of few words are the best men." Track f2Jg Rifle Club QD. Robert Russell Pelletier "Rus" Born in Lewiston, Maine, July 25, 1922 "Song in his heart and on his lips." Junior Dramatic Club Url: "Tliespians" f4j: Senior Drama 1411 Contest Play 1413 Basketball 12, 313 Baseball fill: Cheerleader 1451 VicefPresident Draf matic Club f4jg Home Room Season Ticket Rep' resentative 12, 35: Operetta My Phyllis Isabelle Perry ' "Phil" Born in Lewiston Maine August 26, 1922 I 1' , ' , l .. "And her modest and gracious air, Shows her wise and good as she is fair." Willard Sheldon Perry "Willie" Born in Lincoln, Maine, October 23, 1921 "My tongue within my lips I rein, For who talks much must talk in vain." 65 ir, v' 'bl V1 I k ,wi ' e A jf-' 'K V ,f 2 I If lf A .V 1, 1 5 i ' 1 Berylis Arlene Philbrook Born in Lewiston, Maine, january 23, 1921 "An angel! or if not, an earthly paragon!" G. A. A. UD: Drawing 12, 31. Arion Charles ..A,, Born in East Hebron, Maine, June 28, 1922 "Some of our greatest men were quiet fellows in their youth." Hi-Y f4j: Baseball f2, 41. Born in uBeen I Pierce Gerald Pratt Hjudu Auburn, Maine, October 18, 1922 "Our thoughts and our conduct are our own." Football 123 Evelyn Louise Quance MEM., Born in Auburn, Maine, April 26, 1922 "Promise is most given when the least is saidf G. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Basketball f2, 3, 4jg Re YVhite Team f4l: Chorus f2, 31. 66 Roland Henry Rand Born in Sherman Mills, Maine, August 7, 1922 "Good humor teaches charms to last." Swimming 12, 31. Born in Lewiston, Maine, June 29, 1922 "We may be as good as we please, if we please to Football 12, 41: Baseball 12, 31. Ralph Stevens Ridley, Jr. Born in Auburn, Maine, August 2, 1921 "He was a man, take him for all in all, 1 shall not look upon his like again." A'0racle" Staff 1413 Football 12, 3, 41g Basketball 1215 Baseball 12, 3, 41, Winter Sports 1313 Cami' val Committee 141. Virginia Hazel Rawstron "Gina" Richard Palmer Record "Dick" be good." i.Rid,, 67 Born in Auburn, Maine, june 11, 1922 "A true friend is forever a friend." V Ma . , fl ,ff-rf' f 'LC ' ' Jaw' ' ' ' W ' 1,05 ' I I' . IN, ,rv lib", ,' M . vw NJ W J 4 VMS 1' J 9.1! U . My C, A-vt-'lC'2.0A,Jr 'I . ,M . . . . gr ' 1.1, N Athanasia Georgia Rizoulis ' ' ' ' "Sin" Born in Lewiston, Maine, january 17, IQZS "Age cannot wither, nor custom stale Her inhnite variety." Twelfth Honor: "Station" Staff 12, 3, 41, Personal Editor 141: junior Dramatic Club, Treasurer 131: Library Proctors 12, 3, 41, Executive Committee 13, 413 G. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Bowling 1415 Red' Wliite Team 1415 Class Team 1413 Varsity 141: Assembly Board 12, 41, President 141: Carnival Committee 141: E. L. Night Committee 121g Latin Club 12, 311 Outing Club 1411 IuniorfSenior Com' mittee 131: Graduation Dress Committee 141. M Raymond Lawrence Roak HR H zz W at Born in Lewiston, Maine, September 18, 1922 U3 L'Noble natures are calm and content." ,1 X QM z'V1x3'7' Basketball 1311 Track, Manager 1313 Science Club 1411 Band 121g Rifle Club 121, Latin Club 131. Marjorie Elmira Robertson "Marge" Born in Lewiston, Maine, May 12, 1922 "Two of the qualities which you possess Are gaiety and friendliness." G. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Basketball 12, 3, 41, Bowling 141: RedfWhite Team 141, Varsity 141, Science Club 1413 Outing Club 141. Perl Oren Robinson . "Zeke" V qxV!j,!71ljAl Born in Auburn, Maine, January 1, 19 CV lX",f,"i "Be severe in choosing a friend, I L' ' But slower in changing him," Football 12, 31. Inf J ff. 68 Committee 141. J Marcia Louise Rollins J orn in Auburn, Maine, December 20, 1922 579, , "A fair exterior is a silent recommendation." 01Student Council 13, 41, Secretaryffreasurer 141: -f,"If,4fff.J A-Z'-71714-I-' L'Oracle" Staff 141: junior Dramatic Club 131, - V W . VicefPrcsident 131: Senior Drama 141: G.-A. A j7,7n,v.J 12, 3, 41, Executive 12, 31, Head of Tennis 141 x , ' Bowling 141: RedfWhite Team 141, Class Team Varsity 12, 3, 413 Carnival Committee 13, 41: I , if . junior Ring Committee 131: Latin Club 12, 3, 41 f'H'c'Cf - ' Secretary 131, Junior Red Cross Committee 121: Q f , IuniorfSenior Committee 131: Cheerleader 12, 3, ffc-'lA' 41, Secretary 131, Co'Head Cheerleader 141: Q , fu! fix Tennis 12, 3, 41. fflelfkf fifivfjw . if ,'iAJ.4.,4A,0" Madlyn joan Roy "Maddy" Born in Lisbon, Maine, May 22, 1922 "I have always preferred cheerfulness to mirth." 69 Born in Lewiston, Maine, December 14, 1917. V YJ Mfhe best part of beauty is that which no picture , Laurier Frederic Rodrique Born in Auburn, Maine, February 11, 1922 'iHe that can have patience Can have what he will." Band 1211 Orchestra 12, 3, 41: Latin Club 131. new-fi' .tw-1' Marjorie Evelyn Rolerson 'Amp A-Miata W- " J, . ff 44 can express." ,244 'QVQJ44 Library Proctors 12, 3, 411 G. A. A. 121, junior Red Cross Committee 12, 3, 41: Senior Drama Fisk J,au1, r"4Cv w ri 'N -X In-41, M . UM, Of. J.. I l ,all Hg Marcia Rubmoff J ,l rv ' U ,J A , A , - ' Born in Auburn, Maine, February Z, 1923 ly , av rrMaTCy,, . 1 "Music is well said to be the speech of angels." ,glffoj "Station" Staff 12, 3, 41: "Cracle" Staff 141: 1 "Thespians" 141: G. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Volleyball 121: RedfWhite Team 121: Latin Club 12, 3, 41: juniorfSenior Committee 141: Senior Drama Com- mittee 141: Cheerleader 121. Ruth Kathleen Schmidt "sfl1mfdry" Born in Webster, Massachusetts, May 21, 1923 "Happy am 1, From care I am free." Junior Dramatic Club 131: G. A. A. 141: Orchesf tra fz, sy. Lillian june Shaw "LilV' Born in Turner, Maine, May 13, 1922 'LShe doeth little kindnesses Whicli most leave undone, or despise." Orchestra 13, 41: Home Economics Club 121: Out' ing Club 141: IuniorfSenior Committee 131: Head of Class Ode Committee 141: Senior Drama Com' mittee 141. ,ll Thurman Clair Sidelinger HSV, "Human nature craves novelty." 70 Born in South Wllldlllllll, Maine, April 18, 1922 Kaellie Catherine Siegel HKU., Born in Lewiston, Maine, November 8, 1921 "Her tongue is the law of kindness." Glee Club 12, 35. Earl Francis Sizeland Born in Lewiston, Maine, April 2, 1923 'LSimplicity of character is no hindrance to subtlety of intellect." unior Dramatic Club 135: "Thespians" 145: Track 12, 3, 45, Manager 145: Wiiiter Sports 12, 3, 45g Science Club 12, 35: Band 125: Carnival Com' mittee 145: Rifle Club 125. Donald Otis Skinner ..Don,. Born in Lewiston, Maine, June 9, 1922 "Burdens become light when cheerfully borne." HifY 12, 35: Football 135: Basketball 12, 3, 453 T ack 2 3 4 Usher at Graduation 135 Season f 1 . , 5: 1 Ticket Representative 145: Graduation Committee 145: Athletic Council 145. Forrest Edward Smart, jr. ..Ed,, NNW? 9 MW- WM 9605.-UH MW' .47 Born in Seboeis, Maine, March 21, 1923 i'Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts." Senior Drama 145: Baseball 145: Tennis 12, 35: Science Club 145: Orchestra 13, 45: Rifle Club 125. 71 sl' ,113 rw' giraffe' KD: WW Arnold Everett Smith 'KS-rnithy" Born in Bath, Maine, May 23, 1920 "He is as full of valor as of kindness." Basketball 12, 3, 41: Baseball f2, 31, Barbara jordan Smith "BaTlJ'l Born in Manchester, New Hampshire, March 9, 1923 'iHcr goodness doth disdain comparison, and, but herself, admits no parallel." G. A. A. 141: Orchestra 12, 3, 41. Genevieve Georgia Sno ..Genu C. A. A. 12, 311 Volleyball f2, 31: RedfWhite Team f31: Class Team 131: Varsity Team H113 Home Economics Club f21g Archery f31: Basket' ball f31: Author of Class Ode C41. Helen Stelmok Born in Lewiston, Maine, November 5, 1921 "Discretion of speech is more than eloquence." 72 . r S- Born in Brockton, Massachusetts, November l, 1912 .7 7 1 "She lightcns hcl' labor by song." -Kei rfw Hpenn Eugene Penley Stephens Born in Auburn, Maine, September 12, 192 "There's music in my soul." "Oracle" Staff 141: junior Dramatic Club 131: "Thespians" 141: Senior Drama 141, Tennis 1415 Swimming 1211 Assembly Board 141: Band 12, 3, 413 Orchestra 12, 41: Usher at Graduation 131. rf 161 W janet Alice Stevens Born in Auburn, Maine, March 1, 1922 "Diligence is the mother of good fortune Science Club 141. Tb .7311 M Priscilla Frances Stewart WWW "franc" QW Born in Auburn, Maine, May 9, 1922 JLAA ATL?" . .. "What's mine is yours." l junior Dramatic Club 131: "Thespians" 141: Senior H14 Drama 1411 G. A. A. 12, 31:ABowling 121, Red' TW Zfllintiglllgeggisa Se ason Ticket Representative 0 i -Ur' Velma Louise Sylvester Born in Durham, Maine, March 14, 1923 "None but herself can be her parallel." Fourteenth Honor: ustationh Staff 12, 3, 41, Ref porter 12, 31, Editor'infChief 13, 41: L'Oracle" Stall 141, Managing Editor 1413 Senior Drama, Usher 141: G. A. A. 12, 3, 411 Basketball 121, Class Team 121, RcdfWhite Team 121: Bowling 12, 3, 41: Red-Wliite Team 12, 3, 41: Class Team 12, 3, 41: Varsity 12, 3, 41: Latin Club 13, 41, Outing Club 141: ,lunior Red Cross Committee 1213 .luniorfSenior Committee 131: Graduation Com' mittee 141. 73 .J aff, ,, U Marjorie Helen Tarr lk "Margie" 5 i K it Born in Auburn, Maine, March 17, 1922 3-, , "Gay pleasure! proud ambition is her slave." ..- ,b , g a Senior Drama 141: G. A. A, fl, 3, 41: Basket- " ball QZ1: Volleyball KZ, 3, 41: Redfwhite Team fl, 41: Class Team 12, 3, 411 Swimming 131: Science Club f41g Chorus IZ, 3, 41: Operetta Q41. 831 Ralph Keith Taylor O HM Born in Auburn, Maine, August 19, 1922 If yr "Minh is a sure cure for all trouble." ielgor Drama 141: Band 12, 3, 41: Orchestra f2, !r , - , My Lorraine Yvette Thibault Born in Auburn, Maine, May ZZ, 1923 "With her eyes in flood with laughter." Orchestra CZ. 31: Latin Club fl, 31: Glec Club my Rolande Cecile Thibault "Blackie" Born in Auhurn, Maine, March 11, 1921 "We've got to use our heads and not our tongues." 74 Theresa Margaret Thibault X "Terry" Born in Auburn, Maine, May 21, 1923 7 'ff "A sweet, attractive kind of grace." fix' i ,2 Lewis William Thompson "Lew" Born in Lewiston, Maine, july 2, 1922 "Nature Hts all hcr children with something to du." Drawing 12, 31. Dorothy Lottie Thurston "Dot" Born in Whitensville, Massachusetts, October 30, 1921 "I would help others out of a fellow feeling." Senior Drama Usher 142: G. A, A. 13, 41: Latin Club 13, 45: Senior Play Reading Committee 141. Alma Almeda Titus "The" Born in Auburn, Maine, August 3, 1923 "Mistress of herself though China falls." lunior Dramatic Club 130: Home Economics Club, Secretaryffreasurer 131: -luniorfsenior Committee 131, Graduation Committee 75 'D' 323' 4 ' or'fWJ , U0 . , ' ,I 4 ' PL ' Robinetta Titus ff.: ' f 'lkfflv L, .341 "Bobbie" 4 1 Graduation Committee Phyllis Irene Tolman Born in Danville, Maine, March 27, 1921 "The hancl that has made you fair has made you Student Council 423. Born in Auburn, Maine, june 2, 1922 'Constant as the northern star." "Pl1ylly" good." Maxine Ellen Trask "Macky" Born in Auburn, Maine, june 16, 1922 "Fair words never hurt the tongue." Science Club f2, 31: Home Economics Club 12, 31g Glee Club C21 W Albert Edward Verrill "fl'win-nie" Born in Auburn, Maine, june 24, 1921 "Thought is deeper than all speech." Boxing Q2, 3, 41. 76 Marcella Ann Vi'ctor "Marcy" Born in DoverfFoxcroft, Maine, December 28, 1922 "One of the reatest leasures in life is doin 1 what fl P N 2. people say you cannot do. Drawing 121. Dorita Theresa Vincent ..D0,, Born in Auburn, Maine, November 27, 1922 "Patience is the necessary ingredient of genius," G. A. A. 12, D3 Glee Club 1211 Usher at Senior Drama f4D: Sliortband Award: 6OfW0rc.l transcripf tion. "Butch" R Althea Marjorie Walker Born in Canton, Maine, November 1, 1923 "Wbe11 tl1ere's fun sl1e's always in it, Never still for half a minute." G. A. A. 13, 41: Volleyball 131: RedfWliite Team QM: Class Team 131: Varsity CSD: Glee Club ff'-J. Arlene Avis Wallingford "Pint" Born in Auburn, Maine, July 30, 1923 "I will be a friend to thee." Shorthand Awards: Complete Tbeory Certincatez 60' 80fword transcription: Typewriting Award: 30f word certiicate. 77 Theo janette Ward "Nettie, Born in Durham, Maine, January 8, 1922 "Her ways are the ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace." Home Economics Club QU: Drawing 131: Music Appreciation 131g Glee Club Keith Cushman Webster "Web" Born in Auburn, Maine, April 24, 1921 "Speak but little and well if you would be esteemed a man of merit." Track 131: Winter Sports 13, 41. Kent Day Webster "Lugar" Born in Lewiston, Maine, April 24, 1921 "Whcm mixed reason with pleasure, and wisdom with mirth." Football CZ, 31: Wiriter Sports 12, 3, 4j: Carnival Committee 13, 41. 1, gftwc 1 if , ' ' -P' , lJw4 f'+f'a up A 1,9 unit l Y ff ,f' ' . C, ,7- I Eleanor Grace Weston "Blondie" Born in Foxborough, Massachusetts, December '26, 1921 A'Silence is the perfect herald of joy." Chorus fljg Drawing 78 1 G. A. A. 12, 3, 41, Executive 12, 31, President Pauline Ethel Whitehouse , "Polly" Born in Lewiston, Maine, February 24, 1921 "Never idle a moment, but thrifty and thoughtful of others." Senior Drama, Costume Committee 141: G. A. A. 121: Archery 131: Chorus 12, 31: Home Economics Club 121: Drawing 12, 3, 41: junior Red Cross Committee Leslie Helen Wight "Les" Born in Lewiston, Maine, july 17, 1920 Latin Club 13, 41. Avis Margery Wilner "Dolly" Born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, April 23, 1923 "'Tis the mind that makes the body rich." junior Dramatic Club 131: "Thespians" 141: G. A. A. 141: Drawing 12, 3, 41: Outing Club 141: junior Red Cross Committee 1411 Senior Drama, Makefup Committee Gwendolyn Mona Wilson "Gwen" Born in Auburn, Maiiie, August 10, 1922 "Small, but whoever complained about the size of dynamite?" Student Council 13, 41: Iunior Dramatic Club 131: 141: Basketball 12, 3, 411 Volleyball 12, 31: Class Team 12, 3, 41: Varsity 141: Outing Club, Vice' President 141: Cheer Leader, 13, 41. 79 "It is the tranquil people who accomplish much." O 1 2. v u 551 ' J bfi 'XF . -l 5' K X , 1 V, , Li!!-fy 11 " I' V' Wx .J - 1 I L 1 . Geraldine Esther Woodman "Gerry" X Born in Auburn, Maine, March 25, 1922 , ,"Quietly she goes ber way, doing ber share, with little to say." Senior Drama. Head Usher 1413 G. A. A. 12, 3, 41: Carnival Committee 141: Chorus 12, 31: Latin Club 13, 413 Outing Club 141g Graduation Dress Committee 141: Music Appreciation 121: Season Ticket Representative 131: Operetta Cecelia Zita Young "Celia" Born in Auburn, Maine, December 14, 1921 "Patience is the remedy for every trouble." Science Club 1311 Home Economics Club Nellie Elizabeth Young "Nell" B mirii in Auburn, Maine, March 30, 1923 "A merry heart goes all the way." Science Club 131: Home Economies Club 131 mmf: y We z.,-fi, QM V 'AM' I l IF.-um-Ju. llafoo 80 Gordon A. Webster Died March 8, lQ38 In emofriam Alfred H. Verrill Died January 6, l9l+O SENIOR CLASS I-IISTCRY After having spent three busy years at Edward Little, we feel that it is only fitting that we record our activities for possible future reference. The class of 1940 began its career at Edward Little with the distinction of being the largest sophomore class ever to enter its doors. At the beginning of the year, Martha Allen, Clair Chesley, Lawrence Packard, and Phyllis Tolman were elected to the Student Council. Joan Hammond was elected class president, and David Andrews, vice-president. Athanasia Rizoulis, Joan Hammond, and Lincoln Robinson were chosen to serve on the Assembly Board. The first social event of the year was the sophomore reception which was held in early October. The newlyfelected sophomore class president replied to the welcome of the senior class president, the president of the Student Council outlined the various school activities. Sophomores elected to the Library Proctors' Club were Robert Beaudry, Clair Chesley, Donald Day, Joan Hammond, Adalia Nauyokas, and Athanasia Rizoulis. Only two members of the class made the debating team. They were Robert Beaudry and Lincoln Robinson. From a group of sophomores trying out for "The Station", Margaret Chase, Clair Chesley, Richard Desjardins, Caroline Gray, Joan Hammond, Alice Marcoux, Athanf asia Rizoulis, Marcia Rubinoif, and Velma Sylvester were selected as reporters. After a brief summer vacation, the fullffledged juniors elected Martha Allen, Robert Beaudry, Margaret Chase, joan Hammond, Sam Illingworth, Nelda Millett, Marcia Rollins, and Gwendolyn Wilson to serve on the Student Council. Barbara Boothby, Donald Day, and Joan Hammond were elected as members of the Assembly Board. When the results of the class election were learned, it was found that Clair Chesley was president, and Robert Beaudry, vicefpresident. Following the precedent established by the class of '39, the junior Ring Committee, composed of Robert Beaudry, Elizabeth Clough, and Marcia Rollins, selected a stone ring. The junior Dramatic Club, headed by Nikolas Naum, Marcia Rollins, and Arlene Hutchinson, presented several plays under the direction of Miss Morin. The junior class was represented on the debating team by Donald Day, Robert Beaudry, and Albert Crockett. At midfyear the following were elected into the Library Proctors' Club: Robert Eveleth, Grace Cole, Elizabeth Clough, Richard Murphy, Barbara Boothby, Alice Marcoux, and Marion Hatch. The new "Station" staff was headed by Velma Sylvester, editor, Margaret Chase and joan Hammond, associate editors, Donald Day, managing editor, and Donald Fraser, business manager. The social events of the year were brought to a close with the annual juniorfSenior Promenade. 82 After a much welcomed vacation, the class of 1940 returned as seniors, and elected Clair Chesley and Robert Beaudry as president and vicefpresident respectively. The class chose the following as its final representatives to the Student Council: Barbara Boothby, William Cullen, Donald Fraser, Arlene Hutchinson, Marcia Rollins, and Gwendolyn Wilson. William Cullen was elected president, Donald Fraser, vice' president, Marcia Rollins, secretaryftreasurer. Donald Day was elected president of the "Thespians". The enrollment of this year's club differed from that of previous years in that the membership consisted of both seniors and juniors. Other oilicers were Russell Pelletier, vicefpresidentg and Catherine Naum, secretaryftreasurer. m joan Hammond, on the basis of her last year'S performance, was elected to serve on the Assembly Board with Barbara Boothby, Penley Stephens, and Athanasia Rizoulis. The goal of the Assembly Board was to install a talking movie projector. This prof jector has already proved its worth. The class chose the following as members of the executive committee for graduaf tion: Robert Eveleth, Baccalaureate, Lawrence Packard, Graduation, Alma Titus, Banquet, Robinetta Titus, Courtesy, Richard Paige, Receptiong Donald Skinner, Class Dayg William Cullen, Dress. One of the outstanding achievements of the year was the production by the "Thespians" of "The Singapore Spider" which reached the state finals at Bowdoin. April 11 and 12, the class of '40 successfully presented the senior drama H320 College Avenue". When the honor parts were announced, Margaret Chase was found to be the valedictorian. Others with ranks of ninety or over were, in order Joan Hammond, Elizabeth Clough, Erle Huse, Gladys Cole, Albert Crockett, Eleanor Faber, Barbara Boothby, Donald Day, Marcia Rubinoff, Martha Allen, Athanasia Rizoulis, Delillus Crockett, Velma Sylvester. One of the last activities of the year was Baccalaureate at which we were very fortunate in having the Reverend john Connolley of Hebron as the speaker. Apart from tradition, this year's senior class chose to present a play at graduation instead of the customary orations. The play, "Back to Adam", is in three episodes, and deals with the rebellion of the successive generations against their parents. Margaret Chase, valedictorian, gave the welcome and the class farewell. Aside from the honor parts, the cast was chosen by tryouts. 1820 Sir jasper Mallory DAVID ANDREWS Lady Mallory ATHANASIA RIZOULIS Rupert Mallory THOMAS MCCARTHY Clarissa Mallory JEAN CHILDS 1886 Sir William Mallory PENLEY STEPHENS Richard Mallory ERLE HUSE Charlotte Mallory JOAN HAMMOND Angela Traherne ELIZABETH CLOUGH 1940 Sir Arthur Mallory Bertram Mallory Lady Mallory QPhyll Constance Hill isj 83 RUSSELL PELLETIER DONALD DAY MARCIA ROLLINS BARBARA BOOTHBY CLASS ODE TUNE: "Ahide With Me" The portal doors have slowly opened wideg On fleet, white wings Time passed us in its stride. Through portal doors we all must slowly march, With heads held high, and silent tears aflow. Carefully and yet tenderly our name Is written on your halls of wondrous fame. Deep in our souls lie your sweet memories, Cherished in deepest thoughts of happiness. Today we bid farewell with leaden hearts, As from our loved friends we must depart. Outside the gates we look back just once more, And through a teary mist bid our farewell. GENEVIEVE SNOW I SUPERMEN 1. BARBARA BOOTHY and RALPH COULD as the "Answer to a Young Mans and Maiden's Prayer". . . 2. "Best Business Man and Woman", VELMA SYLVESTER and DONALD FRASER. . . 3. "The Best Writers"-MARTHA ALLEN and ALBERT CROCKETT. . . 4. BARBARA BOOTHBY, EDDIE LOTHROP, and MARCIA RUBINOFF-Our "Best Musicians". . . 5. "Best Athletes"-ERLE HUSE and GWEN WILSON. . . 6. "The Wittiest"-DANA CHAPLIN and GRACE COLE. 7 GLADYS COLE and HARRY McGLINCHEYf"Bcst Natured". . . 8. ALICE MILLER and NICK NAUM-"Best Dancers". . . 9. "Mr. and Miss 1940"-CLAIR CHESLEY and MARCIA ROLLINS. . . 10. MARDIE ROLERSON and TOM MCCARTHY-"Most Pleasmg Per sonalities ." 84 V 85 Clair V. Clwesley mia' Margaret L. Chase o'5 -K .1 M fyiuwv' 'V' X . I -, . 'L 4 ", .M-..v'.g, c -- u'-af V , I 4 . 1 1 . X- s ,. 1., .1-, 1 frf, 'til , Y . , Elizabeth M. Clough Donald S. Day Gwendolyn M. Wilson Robert D. Eveleth W mxawwq. if . wwmk MEA I av' Q-' o'5 Erle S. I-Iuse Velma L. Sylvester r ,f.w1I"'a-fw fair' L ffl 5571! .LZ-"Vi f""v7i:? sill'-fi Q' ' l f if V -P' I4 f 5-XL! 1 In ,JI 1. "Eddie" Capano and Therna Sturgis-junior president and vice-president respectively. 2. Monica Daunis-a popular junior. 3. Ernest Kelley-an outstanding junior athlete, and Harold Curtis. a popular junior boy. 4. The Junior Ring Committee-Peggy Newton, Harold Curtis, and Monica Daunis. Bury - W UQore"w M1 'iff' JUNICJRS nf' XXX ff RVN 55 X xv X f W 'W f f 1 v JZ K x f ' W X . W' H 2 X A, W., RM' .Ju Abbott Alice Abbott: Robert Adams, Marion Adams Ruth Adaitolr, Ethel Akerley, Russell Albisto Allen, n, James Anita Anderson, Gordon Annis, Dorothy Arnold, Ioyce Ashton, Marion Asselyn, Florence Attwood, Richard Aube, Susan Auger, Florence Bailey, Alden Bailey, Emgarde Baker, Eleanor Barnes, Arnold Barron, Barbara Beckwi Begin, th, Mildred Henry Bishop, Marion Bishop, Robert Blanchard, James Blanchet, Gerard Blouin, Booth, Albert Mary Booth, Robert Bornstein, Shirley Boucher, Bertrand Boutin, Jacqueline Bowen, Elmer Bowie, Ruth Brackenbury, Earl Braley, Betty Briggs, Iohn Brown, Etheline Buchanan, Richard Bunker, Andrew Bunker, Aldean Bunker, Dana Burgess, Lawrence Campbell. Lewis Capano. Edmund Card, Claire Card, Donald Carroll, Robert Charron, Colette Cheeseman, Craig Chesley, Helen Cobb, Frances Collins, Berniece Cook, Olive Cote, Annette Coulombe, Frederick Cox, Charles Cox, Charlotte Cox, Florence CLASS OF IQ!-LI Coyne, William Crockett, Arlene Curtis, Barbara Curtis, Harold Daunis, Monica Davis, Colby Davis, Doris Davis, Harold Davis, Olive Dennis, Rosaire Devoe, Ruth Dillingham, john DiRenzo, Michael Donnell, Frank Donovan, Kenneth Dostie, Rita Dubois, Edmond Dudley, Lottie Dupont, Annette Elwell, Dorothy Fickctt, Lee Foss, Richard Foster, lulia Foster, Norman Fountain, Phyllis Gardner, Simone Given, Nathalie Goodrich, Barkley Gould, Carl Grant, Margaret Grant. Norman Grundy, Betty Hachey, Eugene Hansen, Ruth Harradon, Inez Hartin, Ronald Hawkins. Methyl Higgins, Ruth Hoslev, Mildred Houghton, Barbara Houghton, Russell Huen, Charles Humphrey, Walter lames, Francis lames, Ralph Iasper, Barbara Jasper. Walter lean, Doris Johnson, Evelyn Iohnson. Leonard Tones, Edith Keene, Eugene Keene, jackie Keith, Martin Kelley, Ernest Kerr, Charles Kerr, Louise Knights, Mary Knowles, Muriel Kuslansky, Bernice Labbe, Laurier Lacourse, Robert Larrabee, Vivian Lavoie, Irene Leclair, Claudia Legendre, Raymond Lelansky, Arnold Lindquist, Victor Lorentzen, Verna MacFarlane, Barbara Marble, Priscilla Marston, Gwendolyn Marston, Robert Martin, ,lames Martin, William McDonald, Robert Miles, Phyllis Miller, Robert Millett. Barbara Mills, Ray Morris, Edna Morris, Ernestine Munroe. Willard Naum, Catherine Neal. Russell Newbegin. Margaret Newell, Nancy Newton, Peggy Nichols, Margaret Nichols, Thelma Nyberg. Paul Ober, Richard Obie, Roger Ott, Dora Ouellette. Robert Paine, Alfred Pashko, Mitchell Peacock, Thelma Perkins, Elton Perkins, Ervin Perron, Madeleine Perry, Dorothy Perry, Virginia Potvin, Rita Prescott, Barbara Rand, Fred Randall, Oliver Rankin. Robert Ray, Dorothy Raymond, Ralph Reynolds, Norman Rigby, William Robinson, Keith Rodrique, Robert Roundy, Alice Roy, Lucille Russell, Gwendolyn Semer, Ilene Shaunesey, Donald Sherman, Robert 92 Simard, Doris Simpson, David Sizeland, Elwin Small, john Small, Walter Smart, Robert Smith, Barbara Smith, George Smith, Milan Snow, Barbara Soutar, Georganne Spaulding, Priscilla Spiller, Harlan Starkey, Ralph Stevens, Daniel Stewart, Charles Stewart, Harold Stockbridge, Lorraine Stone, Willard Sturgis, Therna Sullivan, John Sweet, Arline Sylvester, Everett Tardiff, Helen Tarrio, Florence Taylor, Carroll Tebbets, Ernest Thompson, Edwin Thompson, Virginia Thornton, Shirley Thurlow, Elwin Thurlow, Paul Tibbetts, Mary Timpany, William Titcomb, Robert Tufts, Richard Turgeon, Lillian VanEck, Erland Varney, Clayton Veilleux, Lorraine Veilleux, Roger Verrill, Anna Walker, Louise Wallingford, Otto Walton, Herbert Wardwell, George Waterhouse. Helen White, Lucille White, Mildred White, Stanley Williams, james Wills, Lois Wood, Bette Wood, June Young, Elsie Young, Robert Zenkevich, Ruth JUNICDR CLASS HISTORY September, 1938, found the largest sophomore class in history entering Edward Little's doors. After a few weeks, the newcomers established themselves and settled down to the regular routine. The Student Council representatives of the class were Bertrand Boucher, Olive Cook, Michael DiRenzo, Louise Kerr, Barbara Millett, Fred Rand, and Georganne Sputar. At the first class meeting, Edmund Capano was elected president, and Therna Sturgis, vicefpresident. The "Station" chose as reporters Georganne Soutar, Peggy Newton, Mary Booth, Monica Daunis, Mary Knights, Barbara Prescott, Barbara Smith, Stanley White, Willard Munroe, Marion Estes, and Bebe Tuttle. After the Christmas vacation, Louise Kerr, Barbara Barron, Barkley Goodrich, Mike DiRenzo, and Robert Miller were elected to the Library Proctors' Club. Summer vacation passed all too quickly, and when the class returned as juniors, it refelected Edmund Capano, president, and Therna Sturgis, vicefpresident. For the second successive year, Betty Wood, Doris Simard, and Barkley Goodrich served on the Assembly Board. Barbara Smith, Ernest Kelly, Georganne Soutar, Barkley Goodrich, Barbara Millett, and john Briggs were chosen as members of the Student Council. Following the precedent established by the classes of '39 and '40, the Ring Com' mittee, consisting of Peggy Newton, Monica Daunis, and Harold Curtis, selected a stone ring. As the junior and senior dramatic clubs were discontinued, the "Thespians", a club consisting of both classes, was formed. At the tryouts, Catherine Naum, Barkley Goodrich, Betty Wood, Alfred Payne, Mike DiRenzo, Eleanor Baker, Collette Char' ron, Harold Curtis, and Paul Thurlow were chosen as members from the junior class. The "Station" staff is now headed by Willard Munroe, editorg Peggy Newton and Barbara Smith, associate editors, and Stanley White, business manager. The year closed happily with the members of the class looking forward to the fall when they will return to E. L. as seniors. 93 E. L. I-I. S. SONG There's a school that is dear to the hearts of allg It is E. L. H. S. fair, There's a name that whene'er we hear its call, Comes a shout that fills the air. There's a place that we love with a love as true As the stars in heaven blestg And though others may jeer, we will join in a cheer For the bravest, the grandest, the best. CHORUS Oh, E. L. H. S. for evermore Conquerors, leaders of the way, In all competing, never retreating, We must win today. So forward then and never quail, Onward to the victory, Then we'll sing to thee our Hail! Hail! Hail! Was there ever a lad who could play the game? He's from E. L. H. S. fair. Was there ever a maid, with lovely name? She was educated there. Was there ever a hero whom others praised For his deeds of eminence? Then you'll know for his might, he has searched aright, In the school that was grandest and best. Words and Music by GEORGE A. BOWER, '13 I JUNIOIQS 'N STUFF 1. "EDDIE" CAPANO, Junior President, off for yardage in the Portland game. . . . 2. TROPHY case .... 3. WASHINGTON group, before leaving on annual trip .... 4. DONALD CARD, all-round junior athlete .... 5. SAM ILLINGWORTH and HELEN CARBERRY, strolling down Academy Street .... 6. "VIC" LINDQUIST, one of the Eddies' ace snow birds .... 7. E. L. CAMPUS under a snow blanket .... 8. THERNA STURGIS, Edward Little's own and one of Maine's finest. 94 A ww 3 A 0 1. Oswyn Hammond, jack Childs, sophomore vice-president and president. 2. Elinor Daunis-an outstanding sophomore. 3. Roselyn, Roilyn Mower-sophomore twins. 4. "Gene" I-lachey, "Mike" DiRenzo, and "Franny" Parker strolling on the campus. SOPI-ICJMORES k AMAA -X X1 V ff J XX., kv f , A xX!? i 7 X Q, Q , f f,x X7 O' 'i 5 f i ff X f f ' rl ffk A f ,X 0 V ,f NZ f A X ff fx if C Ainsworth, George Allen, George Allen, Marguerita Ames, Barbara Ames, Dallas Andrews, Norman Andrews, Wesley Ashcroft, William Ashton, Beverly Attwood, Pauline Auger, Antonia Ault, Iohn Austin, Elinor Bailey, Roger Ball, William Bancroft, Eugene Barber, Doris Barlow, Shirley Barr, Benjamin Beal, Robert Beaucage, Robert Beaucage, Roland Bergeron, Gertrude Bernier, Henry Bizier, Gerard Blackmore, Benjamin Blackmore, Elizabeth Boulay, Lorraine Bouvier, Normand Bowie, Winslow Bridgham, Raymond Brindley, Margaret Briggs, Alberta Brown, Edith Burke, Mary Butler, George Caldwell, Ralph Campbell, Betty Campbell, Jacqueline Capano, Andrew Card, Gloria Card, Norman Carll, Elsie Carleton, Alton Charron, William Chenard, Conrad ' Childs, Dana Childs, lack Clark, Arthur Clukey, Jean Conant, Arlene Conant, Richard Coombs, Minott Cooper, Barbara Cote, Gabrielle Cote, Pauline Coughlin, Mary Coulombe, Olivette Cowles, Edward Cox, Clarence CLASS Cronin, Frances Daunis, Eleanor Davis, Edna Davis, Norman DcCormier, Theresa Decoster, Doris Delekto, Andrew Dill, Virginia Dingley, Mary Downing, Shirley Driscoll, John Dudley, Evelyn Dufresne, Emile Dutton, Robert Emery, Eugene Estes, Mary Evans, Geraldine Evans, joseph Evans, Richard Fletcher, Alyee Ford, Arlene Fournier, Isobel Fournier, Robert French, lack French, Jay Fuller, Beatrice Gagnon, Kilda Gardner, John Giasson, Robert Gill, Dolores Godin, Marcel Godin, Roland Golder, Billy Gould, Betty Grant, Sherman Greeley, Marion Greeley, Phyllis Groves, Ernest Groves, Jean Hall, Gracie Ham, Constance Hamilton, Evelyn Hammond, Oswyn Hammond, Richard Hammond, Rosamond Hanscom, Bertram Henault, Roger Hodgkins, Sylvia Hogue, Arlene Holmes, Mary Hosley, Alice Houghton, Robert House, Grover Howard, Gordon Howard, Robert Hunnewell, Iames Hyman, Shirley Iackson, Gerald Iames, Dana Johnson, Beatrice OFIQM2 Keene, Joan Kittredge, Pauline Knowles, Myrtle Labonte, Eugene Lachance, Theresa Lafontaine, Richard Lake, Carl Laliberte, Raymond Lambe, Eunice Lamontagne, Roland Leblanc, Georgette Leblond, Louise Lepage, Henry Libby, Dwight Libby, Jane Lobozzo, Josephine Lumbard, Henry MacKeen, Everett Mardos, Minnie Marshall, Richard Martel, Yvette McGlinchey, Meredith McGrath, Dorothy Miller, Irma Milton, Warren Mitchell, Beverly Mitchell, Dorothy Moore, Alice Moore, David Moore, Dorothy Moore, Hubert Moore, Kenneth Morris, Charles Mower, Roilyn Mower, Roselyn Nadeau, Constance Nason, Bernard Nelson, Norman Norman, Frank Obie, Helen Ouellette, Norman Packard, Priscilla Paradis, Marie Parker, Francis Parker, Richard Parsons, lane Pashko, George Penley, Maurice Phelps, Geraldine Philbrook, Pearl Piselli, Rose Poland, Hazel Pontbriand, Roger Poole, Lamar Pratt, Clifford Prescott, Bill Prince, Robert Prout, Herbert Provencher, Loretta Rand, Ruth 98 Randall, Lewis Read, Stanley Reynolds, Shirley Rich, Chester Richardson, Eleanor Ridley, Arlene Roakes, Ellis Robinson, Barbara Rosen, Mildred Ross, Alice Rousseau, Simone Rowe, Erma Rowell, Hartley Saltmarsh, Natalie Scammon, Henry Shackford, Faye Shea, James Siegel, Maurice Simones, Lester Simpson, Fred Sinclair, Doris Sirois, Beranver Sirois, Muriel Smith, Grace Speakman, Ruth Sprague, Gloria Staples, Edson Stephens, Frank Stephenson, Walter Stevens, Betty Stevens, Robert St. Hilaire, Rose Strout, Dorothy Strout, John Sturgis, Deane Sullivan, Zitamarie Sykes, Winston Sylvester, Lillian Sylvester, Marion Sylvester, Ralph Tarr, Phyllis Taylor, Kenneth Trask, Everett Varney, Gloria Verrill, Glenna Walker, Elmer Walker, Harry Walmsley, Mary Ward, Maxine Washburn, Virginia Watson, Olive Webster, Russell Webster, Ruth White, Dawn Whiting, Elinor Williams, Donald Yates, Vivian Yeaton, Louise SOP!-IOMORE CLASS HISTORY Two hundred and thirtyfeight sophomores entered Edward Little this year, happy at what was before them. Withixi a few weeks, they began to take part in school affairs and enter into various activities. At the iirst class meeting held for the election of class officers, Jack Childs was chosen president, and Oswyn Hammond, vicefpresident. The first social event of the year was the sophomore reception, held October 13 under the direction of Miss Huskins and the Student Council. Each year twelve sophomores who study Latin are granted the privilege of joining the Latin Club. Those admitted this year were Pauline Attwood, Elinor Daunis, Pearl Philbrook, Joan Keene, Dorothy Mitchell, Constance Ham, Minott Coombs, jack Childs, Dean Sturgis, Oswyn Hammond, George Ainsworth, and Stanley Reed. The sophomores selected as reporters on the "Station" staff were Irma Miller, Dorothy Mitchell, Pauline Attwood, Shirley Downing, Roselyn Mower, Roilyn Mower, Frank Stephens, Minott Coombs, Fay Shackford, Oswyn Hammond, Alyce Fletcher, and Stanley Reed. The Library Proctors' Club chose three sophomores as proctors. They are Dean Sturgis, Rosemond Hammond, and Edward Cowles. The sophomores were well represented in sports, and many of the boys received their varsity letters. The first year of the class of '42 at Edward Little proved to be a happy one. It will not be long until the members will be juniors. 99 A CLASS ODE TUNE: "Flow Gently Sweet Afton" ov "Away in a Manger" Come, all ye dear students, our voices we'll raise To thee, Edward Little, in song of thy praise. We're leaving you now, but we ne'er will forget The place that we love, and the friends that we met. The path stretched before us is beckoning now, And we'll reach our goal, though we know not how, But we'll travel life's trail throughout each long year With thoughts in our hearts for the joy we found here. As treading life's pathway, we turn to look back, In the dimness we'll see, down the long, narrow track, E. L. in its glory, the place that we love, With light shining on it from heaven above. Goodbye, Edward Little, and dear teachers all. For this class of 'forty has now heard its callg But we know in the end all our glory and fame Will be a reflection upon your good name. NELLIE YOUNG I SOPHOMORES, MOSTLY 1. R. HENAULT-ace sophomore athlete. . . 2. Statue of EDWARD LITTLE . . 3. A. CAPANO in front of his home. . . 4. "REPETE" LEPAGE and "FRANNY" PARKER, two sophomore basketball aces. . . 5. C. CHESLEY-"What's he doing here?". . . 6. "RE- PETEM LEPAGE-the baseball star. . . 7. WINTER at E. L.. . . 8. WALTON FIELD where many sophomores have already proved their worth. . . 9. The E. L. LIBRARY. . . 10. B. MARBLE and D. STEVENS talking with wellfwishers before the Washington trip. 100 lf-s ,, , WH -1 M .A annul! annual -an as 1. Ruth Harridan, Calvin Bowen, secretary and president of the Library Proctors' Club. 2. Charles Wilner, Marjorie Ford-co-editors of the "'Webster News." 3. Arolyn Hodgkins, Shirley Harriman, art editor and editor-in-chief of "News Letter." 4. Harriet Holmes, Sa'ly White, Bette Ham. Theda Rolerson-members of the "Sub'Debs" club. FRESI-IMEN M F f 7 wo cfs' f Q1 E -D CA Q Bean, Louis Beaucage, ,Iacqueline Beaulieu, Julian Bellavance, Anita Bernard, Roger Berube, Clement Binette, George Blouin, Ronald Boulay, Mona Boutin, Constance Bowen, Calvin Bowie, Maynard Bowie, Virginia Brackenbury, Dorothy Brackenbury, Elizabeth Brown, Beverly Brown, Theresa Bullock, Allen Caldwell, Thomas Cook, Marilyn Daignault, Paul Daignault, Peter Davis, Myrtle Dennis, Roland Dennison, Armand Dionne, Yvette cu-iss or :ous - WALTON Doyon, Henrietta Driscoll, Dorothy Dube, Theresa Edwards, Josie Farren, Maynard Fickett, Annie Fickett, Eva Fogel, Lottie Fournier, Wilfred Freeman, Harold Gaudette, Bernadette Giasson, Henry Giasson, Maurice Giguere, Gerald Gilbert, Alvin Goding, Omar Gordon, Zelda Gosselin, Gerald Hamel, Priscilla Harkins, Paul Harradon, Ruth Harriman, Shirley Harrington, Beverly Hebert, George Hodgkins, Arolyn Huard, Claire Humphrey. Richard Hunnewell, Lewis jolicoeur. Rene Jordan, Lawrence Lachapelle, Shirley Laflamme, Robert Lagassey, Gilbert Lapointe, Irene Lapointe, Roger Larrabee, Charles rmand Leclair, A Leclair, Roger Legendre, Norman Leighton, Ada Leighton, Irving Levasseur, Margaret Libby, Harriette Libby, Horace Martel, Irene Martin, Theresa McWilliams, Henry Meltzer, Robert Mercier, Ieannette Niskanen, Marshus Niskanen, Sara Norton, Helen Ott, Evelyn Ouellette, Anita Ouellette, Jeannette Raymond, Roger Remillard, George Renaud, Georgette Reny, Armand Roy, Gabrielle Roy, Helen Roy, Yvette Samson, Roger Siegel, Molly Stephenson, Robert Stevens, Clyston Strout, Ieanne Swift, Hulda Talbot, Claude Theriault, Joseph Titcomb, June Todd, Beatrice Turmenne, Lucy Vincent, Louis White, Donald Whitlock, Ruth FIQESI-IMAN CLASS HISTORY WALTON Passing before us now is a review of the activities of the Walton School for the year '39f'4O. Members of the "Library Club", one of the most active of this year's school groups, are president, Calvin Bowen, secretary, Ruth Harradon, proctors, Louis Bean, Beverly Brown, Lottie Fogel, Irene Lapointe, Harriette Libby, Horace Libby, and Helen Norton. The staff of the "News Letter", the school publication which has been enjoyed by the pupils of Walton School, is composed of Shirley Harriman, editorfinfchief, Arolyn Hodgkins, art editor, Margaret Levasseur, humor editor, and Theresa Dube and Yvette Roy, reporters. The outstanding football player of the year was Wilfred Fournier. The Band, Orchestra, and Glee Club, under the supervision of Mr. Russell jack, made fine progress during the past year. It is the wish of the student body to improve the music during the coming years as much as it has improved the past year, On April 17 three onefact plays were presented before the public. Those in the ninth grade taking part were Anita Bellevance, Marilyn Cook, Margaret Levasseur, Harriette Libby, and Horace Libby. The annual class party took place on May 17. The committee in charge was com' posed of Calvin Bowen, Peter Daignault, Theresa Martin, Anita Ouellette, Roger Ray' mond, and Yvette Roy. Outstanding in scholarship for the year were Theresa Dube, Annie Fickett, Eva Fickett, Lottie Fogel, Zelda Gordon, Arolyn Hodgkins, and Joseph Therriault. The class is looking forward to the sophomore year at Edward Little. 104 cLASS our 'gag - WEBSTER Alexander, Edward Allen, Carolyn Allen, Helen Anderson, Newman Bailey, Doris Bailey, Howard Bailey, Ralph Ball, Helen Bartlett, Jacqueline Belanger, Victor Benoit, Philip Bishop, Allan Bonney, Edith Boston, Albert Bowen, Wilbur Braley, Carlton Briggs, Geraldine Briggs, Virginia Brooker, Henry Brown, Ruth Buck, Beryl Buck, Beverly Burpee, Louis Burrows, Joan Butler, Virginia Campbell, Constance Card, Elizabeth Carey, Rita Chaplin, Charles Chase, David ' Clark, Cynthia Coleman, Robert Crockett, Dwight Cushman, Shirley Daggett, Jacqueline Daignault, Irene Darling, Wallace Daunis, Edward Davis, Everett Davis, Raymond G. Davis, Raymond W. Devoe, Mildred Doten, Hugh Douglass, Harry Douglass. Marianne Drouin, Pauline Dudley, Amber Dumas, George Durette, Charles Dutton, Marjorie Dyer, Forrest Eastman, Rachel Ericson, Robert Farrar, Lester Flanders, Charles Ford, Marjorie Foster, Albert French, Juanita French, June Gagnon, Joseph Garrity, Thomas Gatchell, Richard Glover, Ernest Glover, Lena Goddard, Robert Hale, Doris Hall, Carroll Ham, Betty Handy, Robert Hanscom, Norris Haskell, David Hawkins, Joyce Hawkins, Robert Hilt, Eugene Hodsdon, Madeline Hodsdon, Wilbur Hollis, Elizabeth Hollis, Henry Holmes. Harriette Howard, Leona Howland, Malcolm Huntley, Virginia Jacobs, Jean James, Howard James, Louise Jones, Rachel Jones, William Jordan, Priscilla Jordan, Ruth Kalkauteris, Androniki Kalkauteris, George Kapoll, James Keene, Helen Keene, Noverine Keith, William Kember, Prescott Kilgore, June Kinner, William Lamb, Audrey Lambert, Edward Lane, Faye Larrabee. Stanley Lawlon, Frances Leclair, Doris Lemay, Pauline Leonard, Paul Lewis, Charles Lewis, John Libby, Leone Littlefield, Charles Lothrop, Barbara MacDonald, Doris McDonald, Margaret McFadden, Esther Macomber, Ruth Marshall, Edith Marshall. Loretta Mason, Bertram May, Betty May, John Means, Jane Miller, Floreine Millett, Marjorie Mitchell, Edson Moody, Willis Morency, Roger Morton, Eugenia Lee Moulton, Jack Munroe, Kenneth Nason, Robert Neal, John Newman, Avis Nichols, Donald Norton, Jessie 105 O'Kane, Marguerite Olfene, Jean Parker, Elaine Parsons, Georgia Parsons, Grace Pierce, Robert Pottle, Alice Pratt, Virginia Pray, Eugene Prince, Robert Raymond. Betty Raynor, E. Joyce Reed, Joyce Richan, Janet Rideout, Ruby Robertson, Jane Robinson, Laurence Rodrick, Pauline Rolerson. Theda Rollins, Jack Rollinson. Frederick Rowe. Bette Roy, Betty Ryden. Dorothy Rydholm, Virginia Sanas, Betty Scammon, Oscar Sherman, Ruth Sidelinger, Erwin Small, David Small, Mary Smith, Clarence Smith, Eugene Snow, Robert Spiller, Edward Stanhope, Rae Stelmok, Tony Stevens, Mae Stimpson, Inez Stone, George Strout, Thomas Sullivan, James Sylvester, Eleanor Tainter, Burchard Thompson, Jacqueline Tillson, Emery Towle, Gerrit Tripp, Donald Tufts, Kenneth Turgeon, Mary Tuttle, Nancy Valacheas, Elizabeth Wakeheld, Barbara Wallingford, George Wallingford, Richard Warren, Gertrude Waterman. Charles Watson, Roberta Whirley, Thomas White, Catherine White, Doris White, Sally Whitehouse, Ruth Whiting, Katherine Wilner, Charles Wood, Carolyn PRES!-IMAN CLASS HISTORY, WEBSTER Although most freshmen are considered green, the Webster Freshmen proved them- selves just the opposite of this maxim. This year's ninth grade was continually busy in school work, athletics, assemblies, newspaper work, and social activities. To the Staff of the "Webster News", the school newspaper, the following freshmen were appointed: Charles Wilner, Marjory Ford, Marjory Millett, Jouet Richan, Prescott Kenber, Marjorie Dutton, David Haskell, jean Jacobs, Robert Snow, Mary Turgeon, Sally White, and Raymond Davis. The Junior HifY, with David Chase as president, sponsored two successful dances: one to benent its own club, and the other to help the "Webster News." Ernest Glover and Edward Lambert were two prominent freshmen who won their high school letters in swimming. The outstanding social event of the year was the annual class party held in the Webster auditorium February 2. Freshmen on the various committees were jane Robertson, Virginia Huntley, Hugh Doten, Shirley Cushman, and Rita Carey. The Variety Show which Webster gave as a means of contributing to the needy fund netted 35140, more than any other school in Auburn. The band and orchestra, plays, singing, tap dancing, baton twirling comprised the program for the Variety Show. , The spring term passed very quickly, and graduation found the class of '43 sorry to bid farewell to Webster, yet at the same time looking forward with anticipation to its sophomore year at Edward Little. I WGW 1. WILFRED FOURNIER who had already proved his worth on E. L. varsity football team. . . 2. A view of WALTON school. . . 3. MONA BOULAY-drum major of WALTON band . . .4. MARJORIE DUTTON, JEAN JACOBS, MARIORIE FORD-members of the GIRL Reserves. . . 5. WEBSTER SCHOOL. . . 6. E. LAMBERT, E. DAUNIS, E. GLOVER- three WEBSTER athletes. . . 7. WALTON class party committee. . . 8. AROLYN HODGf KINS, MARGARET LEVASSEUR, and SHIRLEY HARRIMAN, staff of News Letter. . . 9. View of WEBSTER COURT showing bike rack. 106 SSS l S3383 Xl ACTIVITIES .QJW NX S m F 3 El,."I'.ID 9 1 Nm 5 ,fc Y W X ,N 'Q kv ng X in 1 'fjfyi jfi gf: X u' fw ' E - XX +2 xx, ww fx Oxfk E fx XX f 1 gg Q X MVN I M 0 o X H 40' 1 H Q . 4 X - R Front Row: Arlene Hutchinson, Barbara Millett, Gwendolyn Wilsrvii, Marcia Rollins, William Cullen, Donald Fraser, Margaret Chase, ,loan Hammond, Roilyn Mower. Back Row: Barbara Boothby, Betty Wood, Benjamin Barr, Barkley Goodrich, George Butler, Ernest Kelley, john Briggs, Gswyn Hammond, Bertrand Boucher, Deane Sturgis, Robert Dutton, Fred Rand, Georganne Soutar, Barbara Smith, STUDENT COUNCIL The aim and purpose of the Student Council is to maintain high ideals among the students, and to increase the friendship between the teachers and the pupils. This organization, which meets regularly with Principal Turner to discuss and deal with the problems and affairs that arise within the school, is made up of representatives from each of the home rooms. In its meetings, the council considers all matters perf taining to the best interests of the school, including the promotion of dances and other extrafcurricular events. In the fall, for the last four years, the council has sponsored a reception to the incoming sophomores. At this informal party, where the council members served as ushers and waitresses, the students and their parents were presented to the members of the faculty. This year, during the Curtis Publishing Company campaign which the Assembly Board sponsored, the Student Council members aided by taking charge of the daily reports in the various home rooms. The point system, that was supposed to have gone into effect last fall, was discussed a great deal, and will be presented before the student body next fall for its approval. The oflicers of the council were president, William Culleng vicefpresident, Donald Fraser, secretaryftreasurer, Marcia Rollins. 110 Front Row: Ruth McKenney, Marcia Rollins, Margaret Chase, Velma Sylvester, Robert Beaudry, Donald lfrascr, jean Childs, Ralph Bean. Second Row: Dorothy Currier, Martha Allen, Rita liortin, Theresa Dufresne, Mrs, Kennedy, Elizabeth Clough, Delillus Crockett, Marcia Ruhinofl, Barham Boothhy, Third Row: Williziiii Cullen, Lester Gordon, Penley Stephens, Catharine Abbott, Mr. Chandler, Back Row: joan Hammond, Grace Cole, Ralph Ridley, Phyllis Miller, Caroline Cray, Eleanor Faher, Donald Day, Blanche Dow, Erle Huse, "ORACLE" STAFF The "Uracle" staff has endeavored to puhlish a yearlwook which will he a complete and exact record of the accomplishments of the current class, and a valuahle souvenir for future rcminiscence. This year, work on the "Oracle" lwegan in December with the awarding of a conf tract for photography to Loring's Studio. Next the theme, 'lLight", was chosen, The art committee was then able to begin the work of illustrating the various departments. Since the class voted for personals, a special committee early in March undertook the tremendous task of writing them. The humor department was in charge of Howard ,lordan and Phyllis Miller, who have striven for originality of arrangement. The group activities were written hy representatives from the different clulws. The typing, under the direction of Theresa Dufresne, was of the highest caliher. This made prooffreading much easier, and enahled the staff to send the material to Merrill Welwher Company, the printers, earlier than the schedule demanded. Since each staff tries to add some new feature to the yearhook, we in turn have introduced informal group pictures, a new cover design, and a new makefup. We wish to take this opportunity to express our appreciation to Mrs. Kennedy, Mr. Chandler, Miss Moore, and Miss Coan for their untiring aid and cofoperation in the production of the "Oracle", STAFF EditorfinfChiet'- Roisiiair BEAUDRY Managing Editoi-fVifLMA SYLVESTER CofBusiness Managers 'M.'XRfi.KRET Cnase, DoN.ixLD FRASER Head Typist- THERESA DuFREsNE Chairman of the Personalsf-GRACE COLE 111 ff -' 1 . I lj 1 ' .fi All ws Q . . ,qi it fl .V N XF! I In! I' V Ji I A N. Cl lf' ii Front Row: Betty Wcxod, Barbara Boothby, Athanasia Rizoulis, Roselyn Mower, Penley Stephens. Back Row: joan Hammond, Shirley Downing, Eleanor Daunis, Barkley Goodrich. ASSEMBLY BOARD The Assembly Board has had a busy and successful year raising money for a movf ing picture sound projector and screen. Since about half the needed amount was subscribed by last year's club, the new board had to find ways and means for completing the fund. Their first project was the sponsoring of the annual Armistice Day Football Dance. Later, the board arranged a very interesting basketball game between the Thornton and Edward Little faculties. The Edward Little stickers were again sold this year. But the most sucf cessful scheme was the introduction of the Curtis Publishing Company Plan. This campaign was under the combined auspices of the Assembly Board and Student Counf cil. Practically every student sold subscriptions to many of the most popular magazines of the country. The results of the sale were so successful that the Assembly Board was able to purchase a projector soon after the Christmas vacation. The aim of this organization is to arrange and prepare worthwhile assembly prof grams. This year the programs have included moving pictures, lectures, plays by the "Thespians", rallies, and a talent show. The officers are president, Athanasia Rizoulisg vicefpresident, Barkley Coodrichg secretaryftreasurer, Roselyn Mower. Miss Christine Norwood is faculty adviser, and all chairmen of the various assemf blies are directly responsible to her. 112 Front Row: Donald Fraser, Robert Beaudry, Velma Sylvester, Alice Marcoux, Margaret Chase, -loan Hammond, Athanasia Rizoulis, Clair Chesley, Donald Day. Back Row: Richard Desjardins, Barbara Prescott, Barbara Smith, Eleanor Baker, Stanley White, Peggy Newton, Monica Daunis, Willard Monroe. Caroline Gray, Miss Saunders, Bernice Kuslansky, Marcia Rubinotf, Clive Cook, Mary Booth, Mary Knights, Georganne Soutar. 0 TI-TE "STATION" STAFF In spite of adverse financial conditions, the "Station" staff has produced a very worthwhile and interesting paper during 193940. A new column dealing with the hobbies of Edward Little students was inauguratedg also, news from "exchange" papers occupied a more prominent place than it had previously. The staff conducted a poll of student opinion, which decided the entrance into the Columbia Contest. After the students understood that a "gossip" column would detract from the credits of a paper in the contest, they voted, at the same poll, not to introduce one. The contest is sponsored annually by the Columbia Scholastic Press Association. The "Station E. L. H. S." received third rating. The editorials this past year covered many diiferent subjects, and were written from entirely diiferent viewpoints. This was due largely to the fact that the two assistant editors, besides the editorfinfchief, wrote editorials for each issue. The "Student Mike" has increased in popularity, and the letters voicing the quandaries of new students have proved especially enlightening to the staff. Velma Sylvester headed the "Station" as editorfinfchief, Margaret Chase and joan Hammond were associate editors, and Donald Day was managing editor. Miss Ethel Saunders served as faculty adviser. 113 Front Row: Adalia Nauyokas, Arlene Hutchinson, Betty Wood, joan Hammond, Aletha Meade, Colette Charron, Athanasia Rizoulis, Catherine Naum, Donald Day, Russell Pelletier. Second Row: Paul Thurlow, Marcia Ruhinoff, Kathleen Duncan, Phyllis Miller, Elizabeth Clough, Eleanor Baker, Edith Gould, Evelyn Marsden, Miss Coan, Michael DiRenzo, Priscilla Stewart, Erle Huse, Barbara Boothhy, Penley Stephens, Avis Wilrier. Back Row: Howard jordan, Richard Paige, Alfred Paine, Earle Sizeland, David Andrews, Harold Curtis, Barkley Goodrich, Nicholas Naum. THE THESPIANS E Preparation for the task of inaugurating the 193940 dramatic season at Edward Little hcgan early in Octoher with tryouts for a comhined -IuniorfSenior eluh. The iinal organization, consisting of twentyfthree seniors and nine juniors, selected the appropriate name of the "Thespians" for the eluh title and elected the following otlicers: president, Donald Day: vicefpresident, Russell Pelletier: secretaryftreasurer, Catherine Naum. The cluh chose for its first production a onefact comedy "The Telegram", which was ahly coached hy Miss Coan, the faculty adviser. Donald Day, Marcia Ruhinoif, Eleanor Baker, Elizaheth Clough, and Russell Pelletier were represented in the cast. For the annual Christmas play, to he presented hefore the entire student hody in assemhly, the "Thespians" staged a onefact drama entitled "Is This the Child?" In the cast were Elizaheth Clough, David Andrews, Avis Wiliie1', Penley Stephens, Nick Naum, ,Ioan Hammond, Edith Could, Barkley Goodrich, and Richard Paige. The high spot of the dramatic year, however, was the production of "The Singapore Spider", a thriller hy Edward Finnegan. This play, hy tar the hardest attempted hy the E. L. dramatists this year, included in the cast David Andrews, Donald Day, Elizaheth Clough, Russell Pelletier, and Arlene Hutchinson. The "Tliespians" entered the "Spider" in the State OnefAct Play Contest and, much to the amazement of all, the play swept through the preliminary and semiffinal contests. However, the group lost in the iinals at Bowdoin College. 114 Front Row: Rosamond Hammond, Mildred Rosen, Mr. Vxfesterberg, Oswyn Hammond, Barbara Boothhy. Back Row: Irma Miller, Dorothy Strout. Geraldine Evans, Donald Day, Robert Beaudry, Albert Crockett, Alberta Briggs, Monica Daunis. DEBATING CLUB The dehating season opened with Edward Little capahly represented in the Bow' doin League hy Rohert Beaudry and Donald Day. The start of the Bates League season uncovered evidence of increased interest in this activity among the sophomores, with nine of them reporting to augment the three returning seniors. At an early meeting, Rohert Beaudry and Donald Day were elected president and vicefpresident respectively of the local chapter of the National Forensic League. For the first three weeks, the cluh participated in practice tournaments at Lewiston, Portland, and Vxfinslow High Schools, where they gained needed experience and their share of victories. Between these tournaments and the Bates League competition, practice dehates were held with Maine Central Institute at Pittsfield, with Leavitt Institute at Turner, and with Colehrook Academy, the New Hampshire scholastic champions, in Auburn. In the preliminary round of the Bates League, the Edward Little allirmative team defeated the Stephens High negative teamg and the Edward Little negative team sucf cumhed to the Lewiston aihrmative. Edward Little was eliminated, however, on the total numher of judges' votes. As the last activity of the year, the teams traveled to Lisbon Falls to participate in a program for a meeting of the Pomona Grange. At the end of the year, Mr. Westei'herg presented National Forensic League memhership certificates and degrees, and Bates League certiiicates. The season closed with the present sophomores promf ising continued success for the club. 115 Front Row: B. Boothhy, Hammond, M. Tarr, A. Meade, E. Clough, E. Gould, M. Rollins, E. Marsden. Second Row: A, Nauyokas, R. Desjardins, C. Gardner, R. Gould, R. Desjardins, ll. Davidson, T. McCarthy, E. Smart, P. Stewart. Back Row: D, Andrews, R. Pelletier, K. Morrill, W. Cullen, L. Packard, P. Stephens, R. Taylor, R. Bean. SENICDIQ DRAMA Tryouts for the Senior Drama, H320 College Avenue", were held in the auditorium on March 4. Any memher of the present senior class group was eligihle. The judges were faculty memhers. H320 College Avenue", a three act comedy, was written hy Fred Ballard and Mignon C. Eherhart. The plot concerns the unraveling of a murder tangle in which a group of college students find themselves involved. Complications arise with the arrival of the Chief and joe, a pair of "hick detectives", who add to the general hysteria of the party. Not until the end of the third act is the murderer apprehended, and peace restored. The play calls for an unusually large cast. Those awarded parts were Elizaheth Clough, Ralph Could, Aletha Meade, Camille Gardner, Adalia Nau- yokas, Robert Desjardins, Edith Gould, Penley Stephens, Donald Day, Priscilla Stewart, Joan Hammond, jacoh Davidson, Marcia Rollins, Ralph Taylor, Russell Pelletier, Barhara Boothhy, Lawrence Packard, Evelyn Marsden, Thomas McCarthy, Marjory Tarr, Erle Huse, David Andrews, Ralph Bean, and William Cullen. Athanf asia Rizoulis, jean Childs, Phyllis Miller, Kenneth Morrill, Richard Desjardins, and Edward Smart acted as understudies. Miss Margaret jordan and Miss Pauline Morin coached the play. 116 Front Row: Deane Sturgis, Minot Coomhs. Raymond Legendre, Stanley Reed. George Ains- worth. Oswvn Hammond, -lack Childs. Second Row: Louise Kerr, .loan Hammond, Peggy Newton, Michael DiRen:o. Barhara Prescott. Barkley Goodrich, Mary Booth, Colette Uharron, Caroline Gray. Third Row: Mi:-s Alley, Marcia Ruhinolli, Eleanor Faher, Velma Sylvester, Delillus Crockett. Lorraine Thihault. Eleanor Daunis, Constance Ham, Pxarhara Smith. Pauline Attwood, .Ioan Keene. Iioiirth Row: Methyl Hawkins, Dorothy Perry. Dorothy lwiitchell. Florence Tarrio, Pearl llhilhroolt. Dorothy Thurston. Geraldine Vcooelinan, Monica Daunis. Leslie Vtfight. Back Row: Edith jones, Margaret Nichols, Thelma Peacock. Mary Tihhetts. TI-IE LATIN CLUB The Sodalitas Latina is composed ol' juniors, seniors, and a selected group of sophf omores who study Latin. The cluh met every other Monday with Miss Llessie Alley, the faculty adviser. Various entertainments planned hy the program committee were presentedg among these were a spelling hee in which everyone participated, and a description of life at Bates College hy Edward Booth, a student there. lvlemhcrs of the Latin Cfluh also enjoyed a Christmas party at which homefmade cards were ex changed. Each year twelve sophomores are granted the privilege of joining the Latin Cluh, Their initiation this year provided a great deal ol' amusement, for everyone danced, sang, and recited nursery rhymes and tongue twisters. In previous years, cluh meetings were not held regularly. This year, however, it was suggested that a certain date he set for the meetings, and it was voted that they he held the second and fourth Monday of each month. It was also decided that memf hers who had missed three meetings in succession he notified: and it they did not have a good excuse, they would he dropped from the cluh. The officers for the year 1939-19-til were Barkley Goodrich, pontifcx maximus: Micliztcl DiRen:o, consulg Barhara Prescott, censor: Ivlary Booth, Peggy Newton and Colette Charron, aediles. 117 Front Row: Michael DiRenzo, Rohert Beaudry, Barhara Boothby, Clair Chesley, Marjorie Rolerson, Athanasia Rizoulis, Adalia Nauyokas, Louise Kerr. Back Row: Elizabeth Clough, Barkley Goodrich, joan Hammond, Rosamond Hammond, Robert Miller, Edward Cowles, Deane Sturgis, Mrs. Bowen, Marion Hatch, Alice Marcoux. Richard Murpny, Barbara Barron, Donald Day, Grace Cole, Robert Eveleth. LIBFQARY PVQOCTORS' CLUB In 1930 with the huilding of the annex which included a wellfequipped lihrary, a group of seniors under the supervision of Miss Edna Corntorth and Principal L. E. Moulton organized the Lihrary Proctors' Clulw. The purpose of the cluh was to keep order in the lihrary, to care for the hooks and magazines, and to aid the students. Since the founding of the clulv, the constitution has lween amended several times as need has arisen. The qualifications for meinhership are recommendation from the English teachers, and suitahle study periods for duty in the lihrary. From the names of those students suhmitted as eligihle to the cluh, live juniors and three sophomores are chosen. Election takes place in the fall, and the mcmhers remain in the cluh until they are graduated from high school. Mcmhership is limited to twenty. Sophomores are required to include in their English course a unit in lihrary work, acquainting them with the lihrary and its methods. The 1940 executive committee was composed of Rohert Beaudry, chairman, Bar- hara Boothhy, Joan Hammond, Athanasia Rizoulis, Louise Kerr, and Barkley Goodrich. The ofhcers are president, Clair Chesleyg viccfpresidcnt, Roliert Beaudryg secretary' treasurer, Barhara Boothhy. Mrs. Elizabeth Bowen is faculty adviser. 118 Front Row: Deane Sturgis. Roland Lemay, Ralph Bean, Arion Pierce, Robert Beaudry, Mr. Messina, Clair Chesley, Ronald Hartin, Bertrand Boucher. Harry MeGlinchey, Robert Abbott. Back Row: Robert Dutton, Robert Eveleth, Albert Crockett, Dana Chaplin, Williani Cullen, Robert Laeourse, Lawrence Packard, Ernest Dow, Dana Bunker, Barkley Goodrich, Donald Skinner. Donald Card. I-II-Y The Edward Little HifY Club resumed operations in September under the leader' ship ot the new oflicers who are president, Robert Beaudry: vicefpresident, Clair Chesleyg secretaryftreasurer, Lawrence Packard. Because of the small membership carried over from last year, the club has many underelassmen on its roster. Since Mr. Anderson, former adviser to the club, was overfburdened with other duties at the "Y", the HifY adopted the policy of having a faculty representative, Mr. john Messina. Mr. Messina has brought to the club many new ideas which will be more evident as time goes on. The HifY, with the Junior Red Cross, sponsored a benefit danee to send a Junior Red Cross representative to Wasliingtoii. The HifY has been very busy within its own circle. Ronald Hartin represented the group at a conclave held at Brunswick High School during Cctober. Because the dates conflicted with the Winter Carnival, the Hi-Y was unable to send delegates to the state assembly in Camden. The boys decided to hold meetings once a week instead of twice a month as heretofore. 119 Mr. jack, the Instructor. Front Row: Madeline St. Pierre, Virginia Waslihiirn, Sylvia Hodgkins, Marjorie Tarr, Evelyn Hamilton, Erma Rowe, Meredith McGlinchey, Irma Miller, Audrey Jordan. Back Row: Constance Nadeau, Beranger Sirois, Marian Hatch, Evelyn Marsden, Shirley Thornton, Doris DeCoster, Constance Ham, Dorothy Mitchell, Beverley Mitchell. Cl-ICDRUS This year those students who were interested in singing formed a chorus under the direction oi Mr, Russell Jack, Supervisor of Music in the Auhurn Schools. This group, made up entirely of girls, replaced the Clee Cluh of former years. About twent , forthe most art iuniors and seniors enrolled as memhers. This fear, for the Y . . -' . ' 5 first time, singing classes were held during school hours. Inasmuch as the chorus was ahle to hold its meetin s live times a week it made considerahle wrorress. a l L In Eehruary, an operetta, entitled 'iThe Prince and the Cofedn, was presented by the chorus. Several memhers had leading roles, among them Erma Rowe, Constance Ham, and Marjorie Tarr. Others formed, with a selected group of students, an eihcient chorus which made an effective hackground for the operetta. This was the Hrst time the entire chorus had appeared hefore an audience, and it gave a very commendahle performance. Next year Mr. jack wishes to form an a cappella choir of ahout sixty mixed voices which will he trained to sing at the haccalaureate and graduation exercises. 120 Front Row: Richard Paige, Rohert Rankin, Gwendolyn Wilson, Barhara Boothhy, Alyce Fletcher, Bette Marhle, Lillian Shaw, Avis Wilner, Dorothy Strout, Nickolas Naum, john Ault. Second Row: Robert Ouellette, Rohert Ahhott, Dorothy Currier, Arlene Ridley, Martha Allen, Velma Sylvester, Dellilus Crockett, Faye Shackford, Ralph Huston, Mr. Lind. Third Row: Donald Fraser, William Righy, -lean Keirstead, Geraldine Woodman, Margaret Chase, Barhara Ham, Ralph Bean, Kenneth Dudley. Fourth Row: jackson Keene, Benjamin Barr, Aletha Meade, Evelyn Marsden, Marjorie Rohertson. Henry Lumhard, Barkley Goodrich. Back Row: Harry McGlinchey, Athanasia Rizoulis, Ruth McKenney, Ralph Ridley. OUTING CLUB In 1939 the Curing Cluh was reorganized after having heen discontinued for sevf eral years. The activities of the cluh include every phase of sport, and are classed under seven different heads: ill Hiking, Camping, Woodcraft, Q21 Fishing and Anglingg GJ Hohhies and Winter Sportsg Q41 Photography, Nature, Cycling, UQ Boating and Canoeing: Q61 Horsehack Riding, and Q71 Archery. Each division is supervised hy a committee elected hy the memhers. The Outing Cluh has a varied program which is adaptahle to each season, Some of the activities are hreakfast and overfnight hikes, treasure hunts, hay wagon rides, hare and hound races, star lore, story telling, nature walks, photography lectures, hieycle trips, lectures on water safety, deep sea fishing, ice iishing, trail rides, ski instruction hy varsity skiers, and afternoon ski classes. Sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in all kinds of sports are in- cluded in the memhership. The oilicers this year are president, Richard Paigeg vice' president, Gwendolyn Wilsong secretaryftreasurer, Rohert Rankin. The committee chairmen are Hiking, Camping, Wricwdcraft, Robert Ahhott: Fishing and Angling, Athanasia Rizoulisg Hohhies and Winter Sports, Dana Bunker, Photography, Nature, Cycling, Benjamin Barr, Boating and Canoeing, Ralph Huston, Horseback Riding, Helen Carherry, Archery, Donald Fraser. Mr. Edgar Lind is the faculty adviser of the cluh. 121 Front Row: Marion Hatch, Patricia Cooper, Lorraine Stockbridge, William Rigby, Robert Miller, Robert Quellette. Second Row: janet Stevens, Keith Robinson, Mariorie Robertson, Evelyn Marsden. Barbara Olson, Katherine Driscoll, Maryorie Tarr, Mr Lind. Back Row: Robert Carroll, Kenneth Dudley, David Andrews. SCIENCE CLUB Since the beginning of the school year, the Science Club has held its meetings every other Wednesday under the capable supervision of M1'. Lind, the faculty adviser. This club, which originated in 1936, oifers opportunity to students interested in physics, chemistry, or biology to work on experiments in which they are interested One is also able at this time to discuss thoroughly any subject which he did not under' stand in class. In March, the club decided to hold additional informal meetings every Tuesday and Thursday. Mr. Lind is present on these occasions for the benefit of those memf bers who might wish to prepare projects for the exhibit to be held sometime next fall. At a previous meeting, the club was privileged to hear a speaker from Bates Col' lege, who gave a very interesting talk on biology. This discourse proved to be helpful in giving many novel ideas for the coming exhibit. Differing from the other organizations of Edward Little, the Science Club elects a group of officers not only in September, but also in February. The oiiicers for the first semester were president, Williiiiii Rigbyg viccfpresident, Robert Millcrg sccretaryf treasurer, Lorraine Stockbridge. 122 Front Row: E. Smart, R, Piselli, C. Stuart, Parsons, R. Smart, G. Evans, G. Ainsworth, VJ. Cullen, R. Desjardins. G. Cloutier, C. Rich, l. Perkins, P. Stephens. Second Row: M. Vv'hite, A. Meade, B. Smith, K. Robinson, H, Waltoii, D. Perry, R. Bishop, Director, Russell Jack, E. jones, M. Nichols, Z. Sullivan, B. Curtis, H. Chesley, Small. Back Row: I. Harri' dan, D. Roy, L. Bailey, Campbell, H. Spiller. D. DeCoster, L. Shaw. M. Chase, L. Rodrique, P. Packard. CDRCI-I ESTRA Although the orchestra receives much less attention than does the hand, this organization should he given credit for the time and effort it has put into its work throughout the past year. During the fourth period on Mondays and Wediiesf days, the memhers have faithfully rehearsed compositions of various types that afford each instrument the opportunity of playing a solo at one time or another. The orchestra was not so large as it has heen formerly hecause it had a relatively small string section. Bands have heen spotlighted so much recently that heginners in music naturally want to play hand instrumentsg hence, there is a decrease in the number who wish to study stringed instruments. The small orchestra had its advantages, however, for occasionally different memhcrs were given a chance to direct, and thus gained ex' pericnec they would not get in a hand. Despite various handicaps, the orchestra played well for the operctta, "The Count and CofEd" which was presented hy Edward Little students on Fehruary 14 and 15. At their second puhlic appearance, the orchestra played a few selections preceding the lecture on Finland given on March ZS hy Colonel Cooper. 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F -5 C ..1 .3 U w T P LL! Q4 Q ., 71 L U E li d M cd Q3 ge ,ra 5 ..i C. A 5 .LL E ff -4. T5 3 ... an nc E 3 O -6 1 C! D6 ui TI-IE BAND This year the Edward Little band is still the largest in the history of the school, with its membership increased to eightyfeight. For parade and drilling purposes, how' ever, the unit is cut down to seventyftwo, since six Hles and twelve ranks make a suit' able marching group. Soon after school opened for tlxe fall term, the parents of the members of the band reorganized their club in order to formulate ways and means of raising money for new uniforms, for instruments, and for the purpose of sending the organization to the Western Maine Music Festival, held at Waterville, and to the New England Festival at Lawrence, Massachusetts. Events sponsored to raise funds for these worthy enter' prises were an operetta-which this year replaced the minstrel showfprivate bridge parties, the annual band concert, and a lecture by Colonel Edward H. Cooper. Wheii Major Morin began to train the group in the fall, he thought it would aid the band in making its formation if a few girls from his Golden Arrows drill team came out and marched too. This idea worked out so well that the six girls became an integral part of the unit, marching in front of the band in all parades, in their white' andfgold uniforms. Thanks to Major Morin and Mr. jack, the organization is well on the way to be' coming one of New England's highestfranking high school bands. 4 . Hbr!9A...A.. x Our Band spelling out "E. L." at a football game XX " . x R 125 ATHLETICS 1' A X715 Qf gg X X X f Z igflb div K f M! A x LQ gg lui' ' A C Front Row: Mr. Turner. Mr. Messina, Mr. Brogan, Mr. Westei'berg, Mr. Dwelley, Mr. Fisher, Mr. Chesley. Back Row: Ray Mills, Clair Chesley, Edmund Dubois, Erle Huse, Donald Skinner, Robert Beaudry. ATHLETIC COUNCIL Each year the Athletic Council is chosen for the purpose of supervising and solving the financial problems that may confront the various sports during the year. The council consists of a faculty adviser, the coaches, and a student representative from each athletic activity. As its principal duties, this organization manages the financial affairs of each team, oversees the purchasing of equipment, and awards letters to worthy athletes. The following boys were elected to this year's council: Robert Beaudry, football: Erle Huse, basketball: Clair Chesley, winter sportsg Raymond Mills, swimming, Don' ald Skinner, trackg and Edmund Dubois, baseball. The advisory board is composed of Mr. Westerberg, representing the facultyg Coaches Fisher, Brogan, Dvvelley, Akerley, Messinag Mr. Chesley and Mr. Moulton, members of the school board, and Principal Turner. 128 Front Row: French, B. Goodrich, A. Cameron, C. Chesley, H. Walton, R. Ouellette, R. Abbott, L. Simones, H. Moore, Keene. Second Row: A. Clark, C. Trafford, H. Curtis, M. Keen, R. Hartin. R. Rankin, E. Perkins, R, Booth, B. Nason, A, Bunker, L. L. Dwelley, Coach. Back Row: R. Dutton, H. Lumbard, D. Bunker, Kent Webster, Keith Vv'ebster, VV. Colder, R. Ober, L. Packard, R. Huston, V. Lindquist, E, Sizeland, L. McCobb, C, Davis. WINTER SPORTS At last the Eddies' desire for snow was realized, and the winter schedule got under way. In the class meet, the juniors set the pace for the various teams, with the seniors nnishing second, and the sophomores third. The following week the Ghosts comlwined forces to eke out a victory over the Alumni by .5 of a point. In a trifmeet held at Lewiston, the Eddies lost a close one to Romford with Lewiston taking third. Combating Hebron in a duofweekly meet Qthat is, the events were held on two sepf arate weekfendsj, the Red Eds were finally edged out. The next week-end found the Ghosts at Romford where they lost to the home team. At last the Eddies came out of their slump, trouncing the Bates Freshmen from across the river. This year the State Meet was held in the Eddies' own back yard as part of the Wiriter Carnival. The Eds took top honors, thus avenging their previous defeat Ivy Rumford which took second place. Edward Little wound up the season at Andover by winning the New England Interscholastic Skiing Championships for the third consecutive year, thus retaining the cup. i On the same weekfend, the remainder of the team went to Caribou, where they took third in a state meet. 129 Iiront Row: E. Kelley, Vw". Fournier, H. Bernier. R. Beaudry, R. Ridley, R. Dutton, E. Capano, Back Row: Mr. Messina, Assistant Coach, j. Briggs, M. Keith, E. Dow. L. Packard, Mr. Fisher, Head Coach, F. Parker. D. Bunker, R. Lacourse, E. Huse. Managfer. Mr. Bruigan, Assistant Coach. FOOTBALL Witli the Edward Little 1939 llootliall season opening, Head Coach jackie Fisher was faced with the fact that only four lettermen were returning from the preceding season. lvlany new acquaintances were made during the first liew days of practice. and among these was John lvlessina who replaced Assistant Coach Alexander. Mr. Messina came to Edward Little as a graduate of Rhode lslaiid State College, where he made an outstanding record in foothall, hasketlwall, and hasehall. In the opening game of the season, a green Eddie team upset a veteran Vxfestlirook eleven to the tune of 716. Francis Parker, stalwart Edward Little end, caught a pass over the goal line in the closing minutes of the second period, and then proceeded to kick the extra point. This proved to he the telling point, as Vifesthrook scored in the fourth period, hut its lioot for the 'kextral' was hlocked. Appearing at home for the first time, the Eddies romped to a 7fO victory over the Hehron Reserves. The score surmises a close liattleg hut statistics show that the home team had things their own way most of the afternoon, as Hehron failed to make a first down. The next Saturday found the Red Ghosts encountering Lewiston, their traditional rivals. The veteran eleven from across the river proved too much for the Eddies, and smothered them hy a score of 'l7fO. -Iouriieyiiig to Portland the following week, the Red Eds held a strong Portland team to a 120 victory. Several times thc Auhurnites were down near the Portland goal line, hut they failed to put over a score. 130 The next week Edward Little played Deering in a night game, a new experience for the Auburnites. Completely befuddling the Ghosts, the Deering lads went home with a 12fO win tucked under their belts. The following Saturday, the Eddies met defeat again. This time it was at the hands of Biddeford, who were victorious by a 19fO score. In the next game, in spite of mud and rain, the Ghosts surprised experts by holding a powerful Thornton eleven to a 19f7 victory. The bright spot of the day came in the fourth period when Parker took a pass from Dutton and plodded through the murky sea sixty yards for a touchdown. Thc Eddies journeyed to South Portland for the next to the last game of the season. Although Ridley scored for the visitors in the third period, the Capers set too fast a pace for the Auburn team and came out on the long end of a 25f6 decision. In the final game of the year, the Eddies met an undefeated Lewiston eleven. The Ghosts entered the game as predicted underdogs by several touchdowns, however, they fought so hard that it was not until the fourth quarter that the Blue Streaks were able to score. Ralph Ridley's running and Frankie Donnell's spectacular kicking greatly helped the Red Eds to hold their rivals to a 12fO win. Francis Parker, who played fine ball for the Eddies this year, was given honorable mention on the All-Maine team. Though the season was not a very successful one, the fact remains that fourteen lettermen are coming back next yearg and with this in mind Edward Little's future, so far as football is concerned, looks a great deal brighter. The "Red Ghosts" in action 131 ,W-we fpwaf j,fQ,,4Q . A f If , in ,Vfa 'f1',V5'Mi7 JA-5 K, '. 1 -F . ff ?4T""s'-"-MM- Vw' 3 -"i I fa: 7 gy! Front Row: M. DiRen:o, H. Lepage, E. Huie. E. Haehey. L. Lahhe. F. Parker. Back Row: S. Wliite, lvlanager, D. Simpson, D. Skinner, Childs, A. Smith. R. Lacourse, Mr, Fisher, Coach, Mr, Brogan, Mr. Messina, Assistant Coaches. BASKETBALL Witli Hachey and Huse the only lettermen returning from the previous year, Coach jackie Fisher had his work cut out for him hefore the haskethall season started. After a few weeks of practice, he found a clicking comhination in Dillenzo and Huse as forl wards, l'arker at center, and Hachey and Lahhe as guards. In the opening game of the season, the strongest Alumni team in years was upset hy the Ragging Red Eddies to the tune of Bflfli, The "Fishermen" showed good teamwork and had the graduates completely hefuddled with their zone defense. The following Friday night, the Eddies continued to keep on the long end of the score, when they defeated .lay 3943. However, the Ghosts received a surprise in the next game as a strong Cony five came down from Augusta to upset them 39128. Llourneying to Vsfesthrook for the first conference tilt of the season, the Eddies rolled up a score of 4227 on the Paper City hoys, The Eds played some of their hest hall of the year in the next game, when they sur- prised an undefeated Mtnrse team and came home victorious 4243. The contest with South Portland was a heartfhreaker for the Auhurnites, for after leading three periods, they were finally edged out hy the Capers 4267, The Eddies then dropped another, heing defeated hy Portland 3907, The following game saw the Ghosts come hack and take an easy victory from Thornton 4933, 132 The Red Eds then proceeded to lose the next three in a, row. The first was a close one to Deering, which the lads from Portland won 2823. P'd'rtland then trounced them 39-27. Finally Morse, seeking revenge from the first encounter with the Eddies, edged them out 3663 in the last seconds of play. Coming mit of their slump, the Ed' dies upset Deering 3362 before a wild roaring crowd. In the next game at Augusta, the Auburn five settled scores with Cony beating them 4283. The Eds continued to ring them up, swamping Westbrook and Thornton 47f18 and 48f24 respectively. Here the Red Eddies' winning streak ended, as they dropped their next game to the Bates Freshmen 35'-25. Playing Natick, a team from Massachusetts, the Auburnites squeezed out a victory, when Frannie Parker cooly dropped one from around the foul line in an overtime, win' ning for his team 29f2'7. The Ghosts ended the season by losing another close game to South Portland 46-41. ,' ' Again Edward Little was selected to play in the Western Maine Principals' Tour! nament. This year they were paired against Cheverus. Although the Eddies put up a good battle, nothing could stop Cheverus who defeated them 24118 and ended -by taking the tournament. The season closed with Parker taking highest scoring honors in the state, tallying 207 points, while Huse was second with 138. As the Eddies have four out of five of the starting team returning next year, and several good reserves, it looks as though Ed' ward Little would have one of the best teams in the state, when the basketball season opens once more. fp TV 3 'isfk ll Q. K I Z-L-Q: 133 Front Row: Raymond Mills, Jr., Richard Tufts, Carroll Taylor, Gordon Anderson, Russell Houghton, Norman Card, Bertrand Boucher, Ralph Gould, William Coyne, Robert Smart. Back Row: Roland Additon, Willard Munroe, Bertrand Hanscom, Miles Hawkins, Frank Stephens, Ir., Keith Robinson, Paul Thurlow, Bud White. SWIMMING With 'LBud" White replacing Harry Hall as swimming coach, the Edward Little swimming team looked forward with high hopes to the oncoming season. Mr. White is a graduate of Edward Little and of Bowdoin College, where he was an outstanding swimmer. In the first meet of the season, the Eddies downed Deering to the tune of 3326. The Ghosts took the next one in line, as they defeated Lewiston, their rivals from across the river, by a score of 3829. journeying to Brunswick, the Eddies suffered their first defeat. The score read 3729. However, the Red Ghosts came back the following week to roll over Hebron 46f19. The Portland natators proved too much for the E. L. swimmers, who bowed to the Blue Boys by a 37829 margin. The Ghosts then proceeded to take Deering 3927, and followed up by completely sinking Lewiston 46f19. Again Brunswick was too much for the Eddies who were defeated 39327. Hebron, seeking revenge for their first massacre at the hands of the Red Eds, almost came throughg but the Red Eds finally subdued them by the narrow advantage of 34412. The Eddies ended the season by losing to Portland 3826. Edward Little came in fourth in the annual state meet, behind Portland, Brunswick, and Deering. 134 l l Front Row: Mr. Dwelley. Coach: R. Bishop, M. Bourgoin, C. Chesley, E. Bowen, E. Dow, R. Hartin, D. Skinner, R. Ouellette, E. Capano, E. Sizeland, Manager. Second Row: R. Bailey. A. Barnes, W. Charron. C. Varney, R. Bridgham, H. Bernier, E. Sylvester, R. Marston, J. Norman, N. Bouvier. Third Row: R. Caldwell, R. Blackmore, W. Timpany, W. Peacock, C. Taylor, R. Lacourse. Back Row: A. Capano. C. Chenard, R. Buchanan, M. Hawkins, R. Tufts, A. Bunker TRACK The greenest track hopefuls in years greeted Coach Dwelley on the iirst day of practice this season. Don Skinner was the only letterman returning from the previous year, and anyone who follows track knows it is next to impossible to huild a winning team around one or two competitors. So Mr. Dwelley started to work, not to produce a winning team this season, hut to huild a cluh that would bring home the victories two or three years from now. The Eddies opened their schedule against a veteran Cony team. The Cony High players completely overfran the Red Ghosts hy a score of 95 '13, The next Saturday Edward Little joined with Stephens High of Rumford to meet the Maine Frosh. The Freshmen were too powerful for the comhined efforts of the two schools, and won hy the lopsided score of 108f8. The Ghosts found themselves in the meet with Hehron and fought hand and foot all the way, only to be edged out 6053. The following boys hold the various positions on the team: E. Capano, Dow, Skinner and Taylor, 100 and 220 yard dash, Marston and James, 440, Bishop, Bourgoin, and Hartin, half mile: Hartin and Bishop, mile, Blackmore, Taylor, Caldf well, and Peacock, high jump, Bishop and Charron, broad jump, A. Capano and Timpany, pole vault, Hawkins, discus, Skinner and Hawkins, javelin, Bernier and Hawkins, short put, C. Chesley, Lacourse, Ouellette, and Bowen, hurdles. iss Front Row: H. Jordan, H. Curtis, K. Moore, E. Huse. Back Row: R, Raymond, W. Cullen With three letter men returning from the preceding season prospects for th Edward Little tennis team looked fairly good. Besides these men, two other players in the persons of Bill Cullen and Ralph Raymond came out. As hoth these hoys had had previous experience, five strong positions were filled on the cluh. A week hefore the first match, a twelvefinch snowfall greeted the tennis enthusiasts. Consequently it was an unrehearsed cluh that met Hehron a week later. The Eddies suffered an expected defeat at the hands of the Big Green hy a score of 6f1. The only match the Ghosts were ahle to pull out of the fire was hy way of Curtis and Huse who won their douhles in a three set affair, 66, 3f6, 1'.Zf10. Hard luck continued to follow the Eddies as the next match with Morse was post' poned on account of rain. However, with hopes of better weather conditions, the team looks forward to a victorious season. 135 Front Row: Mr. Messina, Coach: A. Godin, M. Godin, M. DiRenzo. L. Goussc, C. Kerr, R. Beaudry. Second Row: R. Henault, H. Lepage, R. Pontbriand, G. Hachey, H. Gagnon. A. McCracken. Manager: Mr, Akerley. Assistant Coach. Back Row: Strout. Assistant Man' agerg Sullivan, D. Card. R. Bean. L. Packard. E. Lowell. E. Kelley, D. Simpson. Assistant Manager. BASEBALL john Messina came from his regular post as assistant coach of football and basket' ball to take over the position of head coach of baseball, replacing Walter Akerley who accepted the job last year for the 1939 season. As only two lettermen and one veteran pitcher returned from the past year, Coach Messina had a difficult task to whip a team into shape before the season got under way. Mother Nature did not help him much in this respect, for wet grounds kept the players in the gym during a greater part of the pre-scheduled year. In the Hrst game of the season, the Eddies met a lOf3 defeat when they played the Bowdoin Freshmen. The Red Eds made their safeties count, however, as they scored three runs and made three hits. The following Saturday the Ghosts journeyed to Berlin, N. H., to play Berlin. After the Eds were dressed and ready to go, the game was called off on account of rain, so there was nothing for the belated club to do but turn around and come home. Playing their first home game, the Eddies again lost, and this time to the Rumford Panthers who took home the bacon by a score of 126. The next game was a heart-breaker for the Ghosts, as they gave a close decision to the Hebron Reserves by a Zfl count. Gagnon, Pontbriand, and Packard have done some effective pitching for the Eddiesg but so far this year the boys with the hickory sticks haven't given the hurlers much support. But one can never tell when these rookies will find their batting eyes, and then their opponents had better watch out. 137 Front Row: R. MacDonald. D. Day, A. Bunker. Back Row: A. Caldwell, W. Timpany, R. Caldwell, D. Fraser GOLF Again this year the Edward Little golf team entered the Southwestern Iviaine Conference. Since the Eddies meet some of the best golfers of the state in this league, they have to set a fast pace to keep up with their opponents. Unexpected snows and wet weather made the goliing season late this year, so that it was May before the golf team was able to get under way. An unscheduled match with the Bates Freshmen gave the Eddies a chanee to loosen up their muscles for the oncoming season. The Red Chosts were right in form, and handed the Garnet a 343 defeat. The Eds ofhcially opened their campaign against Thornton, However, the elubsters from Saco proved to be too strong for the Auburn team, defeating them 410. As three of the starting linefup are veterans from last year's team, the Eddies, led by Coach Carroll, soon expect to start ringing them up. The team consists of Bill Timpany, number one positiong Ralph Caldwell, number two position, Alan Caldwell, number three position, and Herbert Prout in number four. I SPORTS l. RALPH RIDLEY in the South Portland game. . . 2. F. PARKER, Al. CHlLDS, L, LABBE in Portland game. . . 3. D. BUNKER on a SLALCM run. . . 4, KENT WEBSTER over the jump. . .5. C. CHESLEY in the lead as usual. . . 6. PARKER, HUSE, LABBE in a jump ball. . . 7. 1. ALBISTON cruising down hill on the polished bed slats. . . 8. PARKER taking one off the roof. V ,138 15 , f -'M ,- .,,. ,. 5 I gs-A My if 52 5 ss' , Af. ,ww gpawww-1 wgf 5 Front Row: Marcia Rollins, Barbara Prescott, Georganne Soutar, Ruth McKenney. Back Row: Miss Fitz, Gwendolyn Wilsciii, Marjorie Tarr, Virginia Thompson, Evelyn Dudley, Elinor Daunis, Catharine Abbott, jean Keirstead, Dorothy Currier. G. A. A. In its program, the Girls' Athletic Association has given the girls of Edward Little a chance to participate in six sports: Volleyball, Basketball, Bowling, Baseball, Tennis, and Winter Sports. The large enrollment this year proves that it is an organization indispensable to the school. An important change has been made in the method of giving thc awards for the different sports. Each girl eligible for an award is given a certificate stating the sport in which she has taken part. Then, those who have received certincates may purchase one set of letters. BOWLING Bowling still takes first place in the list of activities. In the classic game between the Red and White teams, the Whites were the victors. Eleven girls were chosen for the varsity. They are Helen Carberry, Sia Rizoulis, Marcia Rollins, Catharine Abbott, Dorothy Currier, Velma Sylvester, Evelyn Marsden, Jean Keirstead, Martha Allen, Aletha Meade, and Arlene MacLennan. Although thc girls are considered good bowlers, the boys defeated them in the annual contest. 140 BASKETBALL Basketball holds the spotlight for many G. A. A. members. The White team con' quered the Red team in this sport also. From the girls who played, a team of hon' orary varsity players was chosen. The members were Jean Keirstead, Gwendolyn Wilson, Thelma Peacock, Theresa Dufresne, Mary Leclair, and Hilda Gagnon. In the class games, where the rivalry is the keenest, the juniors came out on top to take the championship. VOLLEYBALL Volleyball is growing more popular every year, as it does not require so much physical stamina as the other games. As an opening sport, it warms up the girls for later battles. The juniors showed even more athletic stars when they won the volley' ball tournament. WINTER SPORTS Most of the activity in Winter Sports was carried out individually. By going out skiing or skating, the girls collected points towards their letters. One of the G. A. A. members, Georganne Soutar, placed in the Androscoggin Interfcity Ski Meet. OTHER ACTIVITIES Instruction in tennis for beginners was given again this year. So much enthusiasm was shown that it may be that this sport will become very popular in the future. Base' ball proved to be another popular outfdoor sport. Swimming and archery were dis- continued because of lack of facilities. As an outside activity, a group of G. A. A. girls gave a volleyball demonstration for the State Teachers' Convention. Under the direction of Miss Doris Fitz, the Girls' Athletic Association has ex' panded and developed new ideas. THE OFFICERS President Gwendolyn Wilson EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE Senior Junior Sophomore Catharine Abbott Georganne Soutar Evelyn Dudley Dorothy Currier Barbara Prescott Elinor Dnunis HEADS OF SPORTS Bowling Helen Carberry Basketball jean Keirstead Volleyball Marjorie Tarr Winter Sports Ruth McKenney Tennis Marcia Rollins Baseball Virginia Thompson 141 Ammww .n nl...-. l 1 AUTOGRAPHS I MISC. 1. CAPANO on the loose in the first Lewiston game. . . 2. E. HUSE taking one off the back' board. . . 3. THE BAND at ease. . . 4. D. BUNKER in midfair. . . 5. SENIOR DRAMA dancing party. . . 6. B. CULLEN, L. MCCOBB dressed up for the Washington trip. 143 1-3 Ia ' Jiifirgg r , ,X ,X , . ' H - ff gg Wg, f E W 'f AUTOGRAPHS EM ,J fl Q IV! O MORE SENIORS 1. S. ILLINGWORTH arriving. . . 2. A. CROCKETT and B. CULLEN chatting on the sidewalk. . . 3. Queen RUTH MCKENNEY and her senior attendants, M. ALLEN and B. BOOTHBY. . . 4. R. BEAN, Senior Drama Comic. . . 5. Leads in the Senior Drama, D. ANDREXVS and BETTE CLOUGH. . . 6. BOB BEAUDRY who did most for his class. . . 7. BOYS, heads up in Physics. . . 8. One o'clock jump. . . 9. R. BEAN and SIA RIZOU' LIS-most absent minded. 145 LITERARY 35227 "A MASTER LIGI-IT OE ALL OUR SEEING" As we look back upon the years, memories pass before us. Some are happy ones, some, solemn, some bring a tinge of bitterness. But through them all, there is ever some light of hope or of desire which has steadied us in our gravest crises. As a whole, our days at Edward Little have been joyous ones. There have been times, however, when the light faded, and a sense of futility crept into our hearts. Then it was that we looked to our school and to our teachers for encouragement and guidance. Daily we have passed through the portals of Edward Little oblivious to the glorious traditions which have surrounded us. We have walked through the halls, unseeing, taking for granted this institution of ours. Then suddenly, the clouds have parted, the light has broken upon us. This is our school. Here, we have spent some of the happiest days of our lives. Here, we have worked and played. Within these walls we have been trained to meet the world with resolution. Edward Little has become a glowing symbol, inspiring us to carry out our dreams. It has taught us that although some things may suffer change, others will still live on, untouched by time. Now we may look back and see that the light which has guided us along the way and protected us from wrong is Edward Little itself. I HISTORY OE TI-IE "ORACLE" While browsing around the library the other day, I chanced upon a copy of the L. Chimes". I had never heard of this paper, but then, the date was in 1887, rather a long time ago. Through Miss Edna Cornforth, a teacher here for many years, I learned that this was the first publication issued at Edward Little. That was in the days when bees were kept on the third floor in the old building, and even before the ell containing Mr. Westerberg's room - study 24 - and the chemistry and physics laboratory had been added, to say nothing of what we know as the new building. These discoveries led to others about things that happened down through the years, directly concerning the history of our yearbook. The E. L. "Oracle" came into being in 1900. In 1901 it became the L. Champion" for three years, but after that it was "The Oracle" permanently. The irst "Oracle" was a monthly publication, a sort of magazine. Contributions came from students of all four classes - the freshmen were here then, of course. The june issue for 1911 took on the aspect of a com' mencement number by having quotations for the individuals of the graduating class. In 1914 an unusually upfandfcoming class of seniors decided to take full charge of the June issue. Accordingly, the freshmen had charge of the March issue, the sophomores of the April, and the juniors of the May. This practice continued until 1927. The class of 1914 was also the first class to have its pictures in "The Oracle". In 1915 we find that the orchestra, although it had been in existence for several years, became a permanent feature established on the credit system. Group pictures were a part of the "Oracle" in 1915. Faculty faces appear in a group in the 1917 "Oracle", This was the year the United States entered the World War, and we find that the price for publishing the "Oracle" rose from fortyfive to sixty dollars per month. 148 The Abraxas Cup came to Edward Little for the first time in 1918, through the good work of William Ludden, Henry Merry, and Everts Wagg. E. L. debaters, King Turgeon, Elton Young, and Philip Stevens, won the Bowdoin League debates. This victory means all the more to us when we read the following excerpt from the "Oracle" of that year, "Because of lack of coal, the Auburn Public Library was obliged to close its doors, thus depriving the debaters of their usual source of information." King Turgeon, now a professor of French at Amherst, was prominent also as a singer during his high school days. Raoul Dufail, who later studied singing in Italy, was outstanding in E. L. music circles. Is it any wonder that the Boys' Glee Club was a flourishing organization at that time? The exchanges used to receive a great deal of notice. They came not only from all over the United States, but even from farfoff China. To show the interest in the exchange department, I have only to state that the 1919 "Oracle" for June had a cut on each page depicting the early development of radio. Postfwar depression affected the 1920's so much that the seniors were obliged to publish their number without any pictures. This was the Hrst class to exceed one hundred in number. The E. L. band became an organization with uniforms in 1925. Senior superlatives appeared in the "Oracle" of june, 1926, under the title of "Honor Roll". However, they went a step farther than we do now, by having a "Post Mortem" which explained the choices. We have the beginning of the "Oracle" as a yearbook in 1927. Under Miss Alice Hawley the "Station E. L. H. S." was established, and a remodeled "Oracle" became the yearbook. This "Oracle" had the first fancy covers, which were of heavy, dark red paper. Faculty personals made their advent with this issue. The Boys' Glee Cub reached its zenith this year with thirtyfiive members. In 1930 Mr. Moulton, who had been principal since 1909, died. That year's "Oracle" was the last to be issued in the old building. In this number a humor department appeared, which has remained down to the present time. Starting in 1931, the full front page of the outstanding issue of the "Station" was printed in the "Oracle". Individual pictures of the faculty began in 1932, and since this was the year of the Washington centennial, the top of each page had a cut of Mount Vernon. The early history of Auburn was the "Oracle" theme of 1933. Frances Cartland drew many drawings of Indians to carry out this idea. Pauline Turner was valedic' torian that year, and the honor speeches were printed in the 'LOracle". Cuts as frontispieces for the classes and organizations came in 1934, and we find the Boys' Glee Club was still carrying on, why not now? The great event of 1935 was the participation of the Edward Little debating team in the National Tournament at Kent, Ohio. Caroline Pulsifer, Eldon Grant, Paul Wheeler, and E. Bisbee took part. Richard Eveleth and Laura Meade were alternates. Harrison Greenleaf took the team out in his car. Class histories started in 1937. Last year the distinctive feature was the grey cover, which had been used only once before, in 1922. Each year the goal of the "Oracle" staff has been a "bigger and better" "Oracle". Of course, it doesn't always succeed, but every year new minds think of a few new things, and the "ups and downs" make rather an eventful history. JOAN 'HAMMOND 149 TI-IE LUIQE OE THE LAND April twentyffifth dawned dull and gray. jude Crosley peered from the kitchen window of his farmhouse, while snow blew against the pane in specks of white dust. He stared at the spectacle, restless and resentful, anxious to grasp the plough handles and begin spring planting. But something distracting and intangible compelled him to stand there, shackled by the elements. The farm, which had been the Crosley's for generations, was as much a part of Jude as the blood in his veins. From the comfortable combination of house, woodshed, and barn, the land extended acre upon acre to the ice bound lake now scarcely dis' tinguishable through the sifting snow. As Jude stood there gazing into nothingness, he wondered why he stuck through drouth, late springs, and devastating storms. He had a keen, well-trained mind, and several times he had been irnpelled to "leave it all" for what seemed better prospects. Yet the farm held him. Sighing, he turned from the window to pick up his cap and jacket. It was time for the chores ..... June twenty-fifth dawned bright and pleasant. Jude Crosley peered from the kitchen window, and a contented smile parted his lips. Outside, a brilliant summer sun was pulling at the growing plants, fields were heavy with vegetation, and the garden rows showed varied ribbons of green. A soft breeze stirred the surface of the nearby lake where Jude's row boat tugged playfully at the anchor rope. A song sparrow was trilling in a fragrant lilac bush, while down in the meadow, bobolinks drenched the air with their ecstatic warblings. Jude took his straw hat from the peg, picked up the milk pail, and strolled out to the barn, humming a bygone tune. As he settled himself on the threeflegged stool beside a Guernsey cow, his father's favorite saying flashed pleasantly across his mind. " 'There's promise in the land,' " he murmured. "Yes, 'there's promise in the landl' " ERLE Huss I A MORNING ON Tl-IE NEW MEADOWS The New Meadows River is the deepest, easternmost, and most beautiful arm of Casco Bay, and moments spent looking out over its sparkling reaches will never pass from the eye of memory. For the present purposes, I shall confine myself to a description of a clear summer morning. I was awakened at dawn of the day under observation by the sun shining through my east window. I arose, descended the stairs, unlocked the door, and stepped out onto the wide veranda of our cottage. The sea that the rising sun discovered was as calm and smooth as the proverbial pane of glass, reflecting the deepfblue morning sky more effectively than any mirror. Looking down river, I could see the bordering banks of massive rocks and towering evergreens reflected undistorted in the serene mirroring surface of the sea. Overhead, a few gulls glided about with effortless watchfulness, scanning the velvet surface of the cove for an unwary fish or a bit of offal. Immediately in front of me, in the rough grass of our lawn, I could see the dew drops scintillating among the blades like jewels, beautiful but unattainable. With startling suddenness, a fishing boat that had been resting quietly in the placid cove started up and headed down river, its bowfwave pushing an ever widening wedge of ripples over the once peaceful surface. As the sun climbed higher, and the humidity became oppressive, I could see, way down at the ocean, a deeper blue than before, signifying that a breeze was approaching to break the stillness and herald the beginning of the active day. PENLEY STEPHENS 150 FULFILLMENT Where are you going, little flower? Who will take you from this box into which I am so carefully fitting you? Will her hands be as gentle as mine are trying to be? Surely it will be a "her", it must be, for flowers are made for "hers". Perhaps you will arrive at some tiny room where an aged mother is rocking away her remaining hours on this earth. If so, try to make her see that she is not forgotten, not quite, someone loved her well enough to send her you. Make her life with you a bright and cheery one. However, if you find yourself lifted from your box by youthful hands, be merry, little flower. Whisper in her ear each sweet message of love which was sent by you. Nestle in that fair lady's silken tresses and impart to them your fragrance and your beauty. Make her life with you a gay, romantic, memorable one. But then, if it is your mission to keep a vigil beside some sick bed, give every blessing for comfort, for health to that person lying there, give her hope and strength and faith. From your station near the bedside, make her life with you a quiet, peaceful one. But oh, little flower, wherever you go, leave your beauty there, and your message of love. CAROLINE GRAY MY TOWN Through avenues and squalid streets, The pulse of our small city beats. Its heart, the mills, supply the mass With food and rent and lights and gas. Others live by darker methods, Some of which are off the records. From the drab we turn to light, To things that make our faces bright, The old familiar lane and street On which the centuries rain has beat. The stately elms and ancient homes, Oh! would we'd never have to roam! The business secti0n's busy look, I know it all like an open book. The memories of my town will live, 'Till back to God, my soul I give. PRISCILLA STEWART O NEVER AGAIN! The whistles shrieked while mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, and sweethearts sobbed their goodfbyes to their boys, to the young, sturdy, healthy youths that they might never see again. Suddenly the band blared forth with the national anthem. The steamer jerked from its moorings with a scraping, rasping noise, and those on the deck and those on dock smiled a quivering farewell smile and choked out a hoarse cheer. The huge transport with its stacks belching dirty, black smoke, steamed out into the harbor carrying with it young boys, sturdy boys, healthy boys, boys who might never see home again, courageous boys who were going forth to fight a courageous battle to keep the world free for democracy. That was the year nineteen seventeen. This is the year nineteen forty, and another World War is raging across the sea. Here in America, however, veterans of the first war are shouting from platforms, "No son of mine will ever fight on foreign shores". Only too well do they know the futility of their departure twenty years ago. EDITH GOULD 151 1. A three man band: Howard Jordan. Sam Illingworth, and Dick Paige. 2. Eddie Lowell waiting for his change. 3. Penley Stephens and Adalia Nauyokas-our most talkative seniors. 4. Howard jordan taking it easy. I-IUMCDR .0150 .' Ol. x Oo o fag? 5 'fi f Y ,f ' ON Q 0 3 ja 012 f af wx--'Ji f Y 4' if' X f 1 IQLLO "EDS" "Mr, 1940" is our class president, Clair Vincent Chesley, Jr., with handsome "Bill" Cullen one step behind .... Our vicefpresident, "Bob" Beaudry takes a bow, for he "Did Most For E. L." "Prexy" Chesley is runnerfup .... Cagey "Don" Fraser is our "Best Business Man", and this time "Bob" Beaudry is at second base .... It isn't strange that Captain Erle Huse was voted "Best Athlete". He nosed out "Bob" Beaudry and "Larry" Packard by a matter of split seconds .... Because of his super drawings, Lester Gordon copped the title of "Best Artist". His partner in sketching is "Nick" Naum .... Would you believe it? Ralph Bean is "Most Absent Minded", and "Nick" Naum is again one lazy leap behind .... Harry McGlinchy defeated "Larry" Packard in the race for "Best Naturedn, and Dana Chaplin ran away with "Wittiest" with "Bob" Beaudry close on his heels .... The Senior Drama did its part in helping to select the "Best Actor", because "Dave" Andrews received the honor, and Russell Pelletier deserves very honorable mention ..... That "rootinftootin" trumpeter, "Eddie" Lothrop, outplayed that urazzlefdazzle' boy, Howard Jordan, by a couple of notes for "Best Musician" .... If you're looking for keen conversation, listen in on a classfwide hookup of a "Gab" between "Pen" Stephens and "Don" Day. The class gives "Pen" the honors for "Most Talkativev, but "Don" is doing all right for himself .... Bashful Ralph Huston is "Most Modest", and Ralph Bean is his assistant .... The E. L. "glamour kid", Ralph Albert Could, Jr., is the subject of 1940 Maidens' Prayers. "Larry" Packard is the answer to the dreams of some other girls .... He must have a strong constitution, but anyway, "jitterbug" Naum lasted a few minutes longer than "Dick" Paige in the marathon for "Best Dancer". . . . We have been told that "Ken" Dudley was L'Most Studiousn, and the poll proved this point .... Erle Huse and "Don" Day tied for "Most Brilliant", and Albert Crockett is in second place .... Albert Crockett followed by "Bill" Cullen cleaned up the votes for "Best Writer" .... And now that genial gentleman with the genuine smile, "Tom" McCarthy, is the owner of the "Most Pleasing Personality." That's all for now boys! I EDITOR -IN - BRIEF A slightly disheveled figure lurches up the walk and falls heavily on the bench. He is the editorfinfchief of any yearbook. This once robust lad is now a mere shadow of his former self g in fact, the change is so pronounced that not even his own mother recognizes him. When our hero undertook this task, there was a sparkle in his eyes, a spring in his step, and a press in his trousers, but now his breeches have a noticeable droop. There were circles under his eyes by the time the glossies had been sent to the engravers. The completion of the personals left him going around muttering to himself, and when the book had finally been put to "bed" he was a violent case, fit only for an institution. 154 IQ!-LO "CO- EDS" ' Marcia Rollins ran away with the title of "Miss 194O", with Ruth McKenney as close second .... It isn't strange that the honor of "Did Most for E. L." should result in a tie between Velma Sylvester and Joan Hammond .... Again Velma came through, and snatched "Best Business Woman" .... In spite of her size, "Gwen" Wilson proved to be "Best Athlete", leaving the rest of the weaker sex far behind .... "Kay" Abbott drew "Best Artist", with jean Childs and Ruth McKenney right behind her .... Don't let us forget to tell you that our "Most Absent Mindedl' is "Sian Rizoulis, with Nelda Millett in second place .... Gladys Cole is "Best Natured", and Grace, her twin, is 'LWittiest". These two must be a jovial pair . . . . Her role in the Senior Drama certainly put her over, because the class voted "Betty" Clough "Best Actress". Marcia Rollins did very well with her part, too, because she is second .... They're both small, but have you ever heard Marcia Rubinoff and "Barb" Boothby "tickle the keysu? They're our "Best Musicians" . . . . Adalia Nauyokas outftalked "Bessie" jones for "Most Talkativen, but only by a little! . . . . In an impersonal duel for "Most Modest", Bette Marble defeated Delillus Crockett "by a nose" .... "The Answer to a Young Man's Prayer" is the glamorous Barbara Boothby, and if the young man doesn't dream of "Barb", he will certainly dream of dazzling Berylis Philbrook, because she was next in line .... L'On with the dance", Alice Miller! You are our "Best Dancer" .... Because she is able to conf centrate, Joan Hammond was voted "Most Studious' .... It goes without saying, Qbut we'll say it anywayj, that Margaret Chase, our Valedictorian, is "Most Brilliant" . . . . Martha Allen, with Caroline Gray one jump behind, captured the title of 'LBest Writer" .... And last but not least, the girl with the "Most Pleasing Personality" is none other than "Mardie" Rolerson. "Congrats" and all that, gals! ! ! ! I "THE THREE PIGS" Remember the story of the pigs of three, I'll tell it to you as 'twas told to me. The first little pig built a house of straw, It wasn't so long 'til the wolf he saw. If this wolf, like us, could only speak, He'd say to you, "That pig was a treat." Then out in the world came pig number two, But the way he died would make you feel blue. Now pig number three knew all of the tricks, The home that he built was made out of bricks. This wolf thought himself a wise old fellow, But I have heard that this wolf was yellow. He thought the third pig would make a fine meal, So he planned one day this pig he would steal. This day for the pig was said to be sad, The way I heard it, it wasn't so bad. Piggy was clever and piggy was gay, Piggy would never give the wolf his way. The wolf tried one plan, and then many others, The pig wasn't caught as were his two brothers. You've all read the story, as oft heard it told, How down through the chimney the big, bad wolf rolled. Into a kettle the poor wolf did fall, And the third little pig wasn't sorry at all. No, he wasn't sorry. Why should he be? He cooked that wolf and had him for tea. ELAINE NELSON 155 GCDNE APE ix J 5 VHAH h g, Riz.ouIR:: D'.VmmT M L.w'Peac.Ker3 WD P . - Q55 f?.,,3"'a C.Cifxe'.:-lgfj A.M.!HQlr M-TAT? Pf-Wieadc W. NE'6?W+5!"'3 THE DAYS as i ,S x 3 S 5 L 555 Fi. Pm SQQJNXQMV R. E4Jc.hdndf? ,ff-,-n ggi 3 Bag Hip 31.3 2 K5!,,.i,,""3 iv. M-pwgggn? ' WZ' X za v Q 'B . 4 Q 5 -0 M1 0 Q W' A -Q.Q. .Q.Q.Q..Q.Q.Q.Q.Q.Q-Q. .. .. - -Q.Q. - - .. - - - -Q. - .. Q Q Q Q Q cyflclqnowledgmenrw lil This "Oracle" staff wishes to express its most sincere appreciation for the splendid support and co-operation of Merrill SL Webber Company Printers and Binders Portland Engraving Company Loring Studios The Oracle Staff The Faculty Advisers The Advertisers T 160 161 Q g.g..g..g.. - ..g.g. .g..g..g. ..g.g.Q.g.g.g.g..g-q..q. - - -1. - -1. -1. -g.g..g.g E J ' T THIS ORACLE WAS PRINTED AND T il BOUND BY Y I X eval!! 6-jcyuigget Camdmny '23 Under Same Management For Over Half a Century o o ' IF Wlseman Farms HE Ice CYCHHI How A T PERSONAL LOAN l WILL HELP You THRU COL- T LEGE AND TO MEET OTHER T FAMILY EXPENSES T fBeft 'wishes to S.ll,.G3f.,S. 1940 H The First National Bank Qf Lewistgn q'7'ClSl'LlOT1ed LEWISTON-AUBURN Kindff NTEMBER OF FEDERAL DEPOSIT IYSURANCE CORPORATION 162 I I I I I I .I I , I I I I I I I I I I I I F . - .1-15.3-11.1-1.1-pl.: I V . 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Anhnrn, Maint DISTRIBUTORS FOR - LENTHERIC I-IARRIET HUBBARD AYER R EY YA DL PFUNDER TABLETS EARLY AMERICAN TOILETRIES NYAL PRODUCTS PARKER PENS DEERING ICE CREAM KEMP'S NUTS WHITMAN CANDIES I k A,,,. - g..g.g.g-1.Q-1-Q-Q.. -Q.Q-g-g.g...Q.g..q,.g-g.g.g.g.g- .Q-Q-g.L-g-Q-K R-K- - . ENLEY BEEF and PORK PACKER Wholesale Dealer in Beef, Pork, and Provisions sv KNIGHT smear AUBURN, MAINE PROPRIETORS OF THE FAMOUS pwMqiu8Mw'kyUBumJ I-lams, Bacon, Lard, Salt Pork, Sausage, Etc. Established l865 'The flyewyifille 'Drug Store '23 178 TURNER STREET AUBURN, MAINE Phone 408-W THE DUNLAP AGENCY FOUR GENERATIONS OF INSURANCE SERVICE 1869 -- 1940 31 coum STREET AUBURN. MAINE LEADER FOR OVER 30 YEARS BASEBALL, SOFTBALL, GOLF Fine Foods Since 1890 TRACK, TENNIS ,H SPECIAL PRICE ON UNIEORMS AND EQUIPMENT Tel. 2200 WELLS SPORTING 3' Inc' 174 Turner Street Auburn, Maine AUBURN, MAINE 165 - 555.1585 ,,w,v, fDarIing Qutomobile QQ. 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Specialty 33 Auburn, Maine Phone 1426 C. Parker Loring, '27 C. Parker Loring Printer Nou' lovulvri in fin' .fozmzul Building '23 14 Lisbon Street, Lewiston, Maine Tel. -420 Cglanders STUDENTS' XVEA RI NG APPA REL A? 62 Court Street Auburn, Maine FLCWERS FUR- O Graduations O Fornials O Birthdays O All Occasions ROAK'S COMPLIMENTS OF Romain Marcoux OP'l1OlXll2'l'RlS'll '33 TELEPHONE 185 185 Pine Street Lewiston, Maine .CUllll'l,lMl':X'l'S Ol" Market Endicott johnson., GRoCER1ES - MEATS Shoe 510792 PROVISIONS Shoes at Popular Prices 05' For the Entire Family Tcl. 4.36 :: 369 C0lU'f Sflfvrf Allllllfll, .llfflillff 116 Lisbon Street Lewiston, Maine Class of 1940 . . . Plfasf orcvfvf our thanks and afvfvrcriafion for the plmsurc of your l1S50l'il7fl0ll during your ymrs af E. L. H. S. And , . . I-IERE'S LUCK Golub - 'watson o. AUBURN, MAINE The Hotel DeWitt JAMES M. ACHESON Illamzyvr '33 Lewiston Maine Telephone 4200 E. Arnold Co. Clarence C. 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Auburn, Maine 38-40 Park Street Lewiston, Maine PHONE 3520 Phone 630 Amis Flower Shop HIGH SCHOOL i , . . B A R S 'lhe Store of Individual Service Gov! But Tlzvyfre Good! '23 ni? 1 MADE BY ANNE TIGIIE KELLEY, E. L. 1923 Stanley Gonfectlon CDO' 40 Ash Street Lewiston, Maine Tcl- 1674 Lcwisfoll- Maine The Store of Good Valzlcs John B. St. Pierre Co. Specialists in Men's and Boys' Clothing and Furnishings SL' 184-188 Lisbon St. Lewiston, Maine Phone 405 fBates Street Gigar and Gonfeetionery Go. Vlllxolesnlers of Cigars, Tobacco, Cigarettes and Confectzouery .S'rlzraj?'f.r Chorolatcs, Murrays V Syrups and Fruiis, Cora-Cola 12-14 Bates Street Telephone 3120 Lewiston, Maine Qlnmplimsnta nf Elglummer 8: illllerrill Gln. 212 Garner Strert Auburn. maine 'Perkins C7 Ciurtis INCORPORATED Plzzfzzlrilzg. 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