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3 H 4 if 5 f E gs E R 2 in S i i E V . .1,,..,.......! 63 Q 1? 9 THE ANNUAL PUBLICATION f the EDWARDSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL VOLUME XIII BY THE Class of 1926 41 Lien- TI G E R --'1:15 :E12'f1,?:EE3- Dedication This Ylilllllltf ul' "'1'l1v 'I'igu1"' is I'l'SlH'L'lI'l rlulivatuai to Fouclx Illodgut, who has lei! inlpress ol' his pleasing personality on slllde-nt body. llls llllf,ll'lllg eilnrts and sonsrv UI Iam' y colxtriblltod largely iuwurll lllu C011- Iclullvr- Q'll2lll1Di0llSllill teams. 1 - - -La 1 9 2 6 1-1+-1 -- 'lf Three in-ln -----------:,...T1GER-..-.--- 3010 Four Dear 01:1 High Once again here as schoolmates assembled, We fain would lift our hearts in song To our High School, our dear Alma Mater, Let gladness the moments prolong. We are proud of our lads and our lasses, Of honors won in days gone by, So here's a cheer for our Old High School, For our Old High School, our dear Old High. CHORUS: Here's to our classes, here's to our lasses, Here's to the lads they adore, Here's to the Seniors so mighty, the Juniors so tlighty, Freshies and Sophomore. Let mirth and gladness banish all sadness, And as the days go by, You'll find us willing and ready, and firm and steady, Boosting for our Old High. Soon for us will the school days be ended, The dreams of youth that fade so fast: But we know that our hearts oft will ponder, In memory o'er scenes that are past. These are joys that will long be remembered, And friendships, too, that never can die, So here's a cheer for our Old High School, For our Old High School, our dear Old High. 1926-'H ---- -- fm----M--M ---------- ---.- T1 GER--.--U -------- u-.---.-M. I Foreword One sweetly solemn thought Comes to me o'er and o'erg I'm nearer a full-fledged grnd today Than ever 1've been before. The paraphrase expresses the joy and re- gret of the Class of '26, the joy attending the consummation of years of effort, and regret of certain termination of school day associations. In passing, however, we wish to leave the issue of the Tiger of '26 as a footprint. May it never be filled by the sands ot time. A +o-nn1n:l::u1nn1ns1nn1n- 1 1 -- 1 u- 11:2 1 9 2 6 rninlui -- 1 1 1 4 1 1 1 ini 4 Five TIGER 319262 -------TIGER------ Book Book Book Book - - - - - - - ....-......-..g: Contents The School. Athletics. Organizations and Activities. -Jokes and Advertisements. ----------Q 1 9 2 6 ---- - L - -11-11-111u1nF SCOP!! Eight - - - - ------F --------,.T1GER--i-f------ Formal Opening of New High School On the night of August the thirty-first, the Board of Education and High School Faculty received all who wished to see the new high school, completed. Printed booklets stating the process by which it was built, together with the cost of various contracts and a directory for the building, were handed each who entered, with a welcome to view every part of our new home. Lighted throughout, the building was a very pretty sight to behold and pleased most people beyond expectation. Many were the compliments received by over four thousand who attended. Each teacher stayed in her room or department, ready to meet patrons and explain her phase of school work. The building consists of three floors, has three well lighted and ample corridors, two study halls conveniently located, and twenty-five class and special rooms. The administration offices are well located near the main entrance. Men and women teachers each have separate rest rooms provided with individual lockers. Students have locker rooms inbwhich each has his own locker with key. The special rooms are Sewing, Cooking, Manual Train- ing, Library, Biology, Chemistry and Physics laboratories, Book- keeping and Typewriting. The football field in the rear, was put into shape for use last falland we think, helped to make our team as good as it was since it gave them a longer practice period than has otherwise been possible in going to and from the Leclaire Field. Much remains to be done to the Held, grounds and building, but if each successive installment is as thorough and substantial as the building is now, we shall be glad to wait for a new gym- nasium, auditorium and cafeteria. --------1--T 1926----'-------- 1 1 - 1 1un1n'o Nine Ten ON SECOND FLOOR, LOOKING NORTH PHYSICS LABORATORY SEWING ROOM COOK I NG ROOM 161611011 +11 - - - 1- f --L- i - 1 f - . - T IG E Rfgf ---- FACULT ti , ,fl-.Tl I " L'f,T Iwi,-"'Tl'ff Tufh 0 fmx 4 ' A,,,,,,n - 5:5 659 1, . . . W l -- - Q . gi, , 4 5- r"b . .. -THQ if: 1 , Y Y 3-fi A 5 1 9 2 6 Ti:1i1:.:.:A.:,:.,1l,., TIGER1-1155+ +j1+'- -11 rim CHARLES F. FORD Superintendent W. W. KRUMSIEK Principal Knox College, A.l3.g Wisconsin Central Wesleyan, A.B.g Uni- llnivorsity, A.M. VERA BENNER Mathematics illinois Woman's College, A.B. versity of Illinois. GRACE E. DAVIS Commercial Eureka College, Illinois State Normal University, University of Illinois. 1 9 2 6 ---f-o- eg-1 +faTf1'xms Thirteen CLARA MARTIN English Central VVesleyan, A.B.3 Uni- versity of Nebraska, A.M. HAzEl. Lb AN Engli h A 5-J University of Wisconsinf HB I 1 ' r 1m1lu...m--.011 1. 1 1 1 1' if -.+4. I-I- -A-A- iiii - TIG E R- iiii - - ui-Lllff-I WALTER E DAHM VERA ADAMS Hisftory an th at' Languages Iowa Stat7'Tcac'I1Ws S0llill0I'Il Illinois Nominal Uni A.II. ff 7 ' . , ve-rsiiy, IC.D.II.: Iiwillg Cu! 'If'g10. I ILA OLIVER HARVEY B. GUNN History Science Wasllington University, A.Il. Illiiiuis Uollcgv, A.II. ,nm i - I W 4. ,, .-L :izxp - - - - - -----if----:IJe--41 1 9 2 6 11- - -,fl ii'iEigi,5i5?4+ lfiftcrn TIGER 'i"'1""1 1 171 1 11 1:1 1 I 1'1" -'.".-' "1 -" 'lfff -" R ARET HEFFRON MA G . . NORMA STEVENS Domestic Science , . ., . , Mathematncs lllmols State Normal UIIIVUI- , ' , v I , sity, University of Chicago. Uulvelslty ot Illmols, A.B CARLA GEWE DARRELL BLODGET English Athletics Washington University, A.H Slxurtlelyf College, Pl1.B 1.4.3.4 'lnl' 'l1L'll1 4'4'i.,..E 1 9 2 6 1- ... gfihl' :g'g'4 Sixteen EN TIGER 1 9 2 cg -Y--- A A TIG ERIf1f1'ff- - - - - :rn--nu 1-1-11--1---1 3n-n- - -IT.. ,-..---- 'inn- Eighteen Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, Glee Club, '23, '24, '25, IRENE SMITH, President "Nip" "ls tliurm- no ivslwm-t for tinn-, plum- or pt-rson in you. .,. '26, Hiking Club, '26, Class President, '26, ALBERT TUXHORN, Vice-President "Junior" "lVitl1 my :lnIvi4'o, yn' slmll lDl'1l'JlM'l'." Athletic Association, '22, '23, Football, '23, Tennis, '24, '25, Junior Play, '24, Science Club, '24, Orchestra, French Club, '25, Vice-President, '26. BERNICE KEINER, Secretary-Treasurer 'iBee" "'l'l1e-11-'s the llumnr of lt." Athletic Association, '25, '26, Hiking Club, '25, '26, Junior Play, '25, Class Secretary-Treasurer, '26. 19261 ----------- - " W of-E TI G E 1-111-1- LADIMER AUBRECT "Lad" "I hnvv nf-vcr fclt thc 4-motions of low-." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Football, '26. RUTH BEHLER "Ruthie" "As mr-rry ns tha- nlny ls lon':'." Glee Club, '26, Girl Scouts, '26, CLARENCE AX "Hatchet" "llc sirlu-al to many. tho' lu- loved hut ont-." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Football, '23, '24, '25, '26, Capt., '25, '26, Basketball, '25, Baseball, '25, Class Pres., '24, Science Club, '25, Dramatic Club, '24, Junior Play, '25, Boys' Council, '25, '26, Track, '25 1 . FRANCES BERNASEK "Franny" "l'm not prtrticnlalr. hut I 4-:1n't tlntl :anything tlmt snlts nw." Athletic Association, '23, '24,'25, Glee Club, '23, '24, Hiking Club, '23, '25, '26, Girl Scouts, '24, Girls' Coun- cil, '24, '25, Hist., '25, Tiger Staff, '26. ROBERT BAIRD "Buddy" "Ft-w tl'ln-:S :Irv lnmmeraihlq- to :lili- g:1-nf-r- :ljtnl skill." Athletic Association, '24, '25, '26, Ol'- chcstra, '25, Junior Play, '25. RACHEL BERRY "Ray" "Answer Ml- in tlnv Word." Athletic Association, '25, '26, lliking Club, '25, '26, Glec Club, '26. ESTHER BARNETT "Barney" "A wonmn's work is nc-vr-r nlnnvf' Athletic Association, '24, '25, '26, Girls' Council, '25, '26, Trcas., '25, '26, Hiking Club, '23, '25, '26, Soc- Treas., '25, Girl Scouts, '24, Glcc Club, '23, '24. JOE BLACKMORE "Sammy" "I'n1 llt'l'l'I' in :I lnurry." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26: Boys' Glee Club, '26. -1 .... ..: 1 9 2 6 ,,..:g:r'.. -- - - - - - - .. g":..4....-..g. Nineteen it-u ------------T TIGER-M-11-- ADELAIDE BLAKE "Sis" 1 "You halve ton lllllf'il respect upon the wol'l1l." Athletic Association, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '24, Hiking Club, '26. RALPH BUCHTA "Squire" "He is thc very pinenlvple uf pnlitv- ness." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '26, Junior Play, '25. ELMA BLIXEN "Ame" "l have nunc other but a WV0lllilll'i reason: I think him su. hf'f'IllISt l think him sn." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, '24, Science Club, '25 MARGUERITE CLINE -'Margy' "She smiled Slllil the shnnlows de- parts-tl." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, '25, '26, Hiking Club, '25, '26. FRANCES BOHM "Fran" "Sho nr-vcr troubles trouble until Trouble troubles her." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Orchestra, '23, '24, Glee Club, '23, '24, Tennis Club, '23, Girl Scouts, '24, '25, '26, French Club, '26, Pres.. '26. ISABEL CONROY "C0nny" "XVhut should :1 wmnnn ulo but he lnerry lnntl t:1lkJ?" Athletic Association, '25, Hiking Club, '25 HAZEL BOLLMAN "Hades" "Silt-nw' gives consent." Athletic Association, 23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, '24, Athletic Board, '25, Dramatic Club, '24. DOLORES COWAN "D0e" "I would ln- friend tu ull." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Hiking Club, '24, '25, Glee Club, '23, '24, Girl Scouts, '23, Q..-...-.. Twenty ' V ,,,, ' LhfL,-'--.fi 1 ---- TIGER-,Elk ----: -E+ - - :L-2+ DOROTHY DUCKLES "Dot" "So wise, so young. tbl-y say, ilo llt'.1'l' live long." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Girls' Council, '24, '26, Pres. '26, Glee Club, '23, '24, '26, Hiking Club, '24, '26, Class Sec.-Treas., '24, Girls' Quartctte, '25, FRANCES FELDWORTH "Felt" "The luilnlm-st llHlllllt'l'N uuil tlu- gcu- tlcst lu-nrt." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26. HERBERT DUSTMAN "Butch" "'l'lu1 girls are ull crazy :ibout him but lu- tloa-su't st-cin tu inlucl. Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Football, '24, '25, '26, Baseball, '25, Glee Club, '26, Junior Play, '25. JAMES FLAGG "Jim" "XVortIs ara- wolllvll- il4'04lS2ll'l'lll1'll." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Orchestra, '23, Science Club, '25, Football, '26. JULIA EBEY "Julie" "l likc your silt-lu-c, it the unort- shows oil' your wouilr-r." Athletic Association, '23, '24, Hiking Club, '23, Glee Club, '23, '24. TERESA FLYNN "Tear1y" "'l'hc Lord loves tlu- Irish," Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glce Club, '23, '24. MARION EBEY "Uh, how blissful to be curl- t'r4-el!" Athletic Association, '24, '25, Hiking Club, '24, Glee Club, '24, '26. MAURICE FRUIT "Jug" "l'm n rr-gulnr cut-up in my houn- town." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Baseball, '25, Football, '26, Science Club, '25, Tennis, '25, Athletic Board, '25, Business Mgr. Tiger, '26. ----ff-1 1926 ies-lil -f 1 1uin1nu:luruala Twenty-One +u-uu- 1 1 -:L - :liz TI G E R +W- ELIZABETH GABLE "Beezie" 'flfor if she will, sho will nntl you can xlepvuml on't, Anil if she wou't. she won't lllltl th:1t's the end ou't." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '26, Junior Play, '25, Girl Scouts, '26. ISABELLE GILMOR nlzzyn "lf you dou't think wa-ll of yourself, who will?" Athletic Association, '24, '25, Glee Club, '26, Hiking Club, '23, '25, Dramatic Club, '24. DOROTHY GERFEN "Dot" "1 zloto on his very :ihse-lice." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, Junior Play, '25, Class Sec.-Treas, '25, Girl Scouts, '25, Glee Club, '23, '24, Hiking Club, '23, '24, '25, '26, Vice-Pres., '25. LUELLA KLEIN Aa'-un "'l':1sks :irc llglitor when dnuc with :l light lw:1l't." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Hiking Club, '24, '25, Glee Club, '23, Girl Scouts, '24. HANNAH GIESE HxvllUl'VPl' saw thou mlcckoul in vim attire?" Glee Club, '24, '25, '26. EARL KRIEGE "l':ltif-live ls tho l't'lllPtiy for every sorrfm'," Athletic Association, '26, '26. LUCY GILLESPIE "Luck" 'tllut for her eyes, they made :ln iron lllilll :lfl':li1l." Athletic Associstion, '26, French Club, '26, Glee Club, '26. HAROLD KRIEGE "Come not within the my wrath." Athletic Association, '22 Junior Play, '24. Orchestra, "Housen" measure 0f , '23, '24, 1926-"--' f!:t:f:12' - 3 91, Tztwn 111-'I'u'o +,s.:,-:- L- - - -2- - TIGERQL - - - - .- .. --un-uln 1 NADEAN LATOWSKY l "My livnrt is :ts true- :is steel," Science Club, '25, Glee Club, '23, '24, '25, French Club, '26. l GEORGE MACHA "Satchel" "Anil 4-vt-n tlm' vanquislieil,het-onltl :nrp:'iu- still." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26l Boys' Council, '26, Dramatic Club, '23, Track, '25, Football, '26, .luuior Play, '25, Science Club, '25, Tiger Staff, '26, IRMA LEVORA "Irm" "Let thy wortls he few." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, '26, Hiking Club, '24, '25, Girl Scouts, '24. -: 1 s ' 1 wot' 4 ." Athletic Association, '25, Glee Club, Play, '25. EILEEN LONG "Ike" "CI:-vt-r women urn good. but they :ire not the bt-sl." Athletic Association, '26, Glen Club, '26, lliking Club, '26, "Nu-nt. not fralutlyf' Athletic Association, '25, '26. MARY LOVE "Music is we-ll szlitl to be the spa-vt-li ot' :mga-ls." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, Glee l'llll '24 '25 I, .., .1-. than money." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, 3:-,,LT.Q.l'.f,4lEQE .LTiE2T,.Z 1 9 2 6 -..,..QT.'Zf..I"l BELLA MACK "Belle" "A goml ill'ill'f is better than :III the ln il in thu ll '26, lliking Club, '25, '26, Junior DOROTHY MARTI "Dot" HELEN MCCUNE "Mac" "A good reputation ls more valuable Glee Club, '23, '24, Hiking Club, '24. ..- -....-..-...L Twenty-Three W- -------- - ---- TIGER--'----H I- j.--nLA.-...- Twenty-Four EDWARD MCLEAN "Red" "My eyes :nuke pictures when they ure shut." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Football, '26, Orchestra, '23. "VIII not :1I'f'vctetl by the gxeutlt-r st-x.' Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Junior Play, '25, Basketball, '25, '26, Football, '26, Tiger Staff, '26. COLETA MINDRUP "Minnie" "lf youu' sliver-ll he un In-ttf-r than silence, theu In- silent." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, '24, '26, Hiking Club, '23, Girl's Quartette, '25, Junior Play, '25, Tiger Stait, '26. VIRGINIA PIERSON "Gin" "She needs no eulogy, sho speaks for ln-t'se-If." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Hiking Club, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, '24, Girl Scouts. DOROTHIE METCALFE "Dottie" "I sninl in my hnsti--All lllf'Il :ire liars." Athletic Association, '23, '24, Girl Scouts, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, '24. CHURCHILL RICHARDSON "Boswell" "The wm'ItI's not IN-'2ll'II from me yet-hut wait!" Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Orchestra, '25, Tennis, '24, Science Club, '25, Tiger Staff, '26, EDWARD OBERT "Fat" "It is only the ignorant who despise enlut-ation." Football, '26. DEVERA ROTMAN "Dee" "She nr-ver gives hr-r tongue :1 Illu- nn-nt's rc-st." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, Hiking Club, '24, '25, '26, Pres., '26, Junior Play, '25, Girls' Council, '25. --3---tit 1926""-"'---- LEO OCHS "John" .4 .:.. ...- G E R :Hg 4.' MARY SEBASTIAN "lf it plt-use you, so, if not, why- sol" Athletic Association, '22, '24, Glee Club, '23, '24, Girl Scouts, '25, French Club, '26, Tiger Staff, '26. JOSEPH STOKES "Strangler" "Le-t nn- 1-:ill him Lfl'l'Rll for lu- Cllllc qlu-l't-nl nn-." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25 Class Vice-President, '25, Glee Club: I '26, Tiger Editor, 16. VELDA SEDEKUM "l would tlmt the grmls lnntl insult- tllvv pm-tl1':ll." Athletic Association, '24, '25, Glee Club, '25, Hiking Club, '24. IRMA STONE "lrm" "lI4'l' wzlys tIl'1' thc- wuys of gnlvals- ln z tllvssf' Athletic Association, '24, ADELAIDE SELZER "Bromo" Jolly, but llIll4'lN'lI1l1'llK." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, lliking Club, '25, '26, Driilnntic Club, '24, AGNES SPINDLER "Aggie" "Slow but lllllllllllllllll iIl't' llltl' :lv- lions." Athletic Association, '22, '24, Glee Club, '25, '26, NELSON SENN "Senn" "Ile qllnl'tw-rlmvks like u ge-in-ml." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, Basketball, '24, '25, '26, Football, '25, '26, Boys' Council, '25, '26, Glee Club, '26, Junior Play, '25, Truck. '25. NELSON VOSS "Ad-miraI" "Kill-ls. you lnlve- no 1'll1ll'lllS for llll'l" Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Orchestra, '23, '24, Track, '23, Science Club, '25, Junior Play, '25, 1 9 2 6 -.H-.EH-'11-it-111-Q-L31153 ,, T 6:2 Twenty-Five '!:::'-".-. 'f .g...-.. -...-... -----t-TIGER--h----- WARREN HARRIS "Pe-wee" "It is bt-ttn-1' to have :t littlv than I nothing." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, Glee Club, '26, Science Club, '25, ANSEL SHUPACK "Anse" "Iiittlo thiujrs :tt't'n-1-t little minds." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Baseball Capt., '25, Basketball, '26, Science Club, '25, Tennis, '25, Glee Club, '26. RICHARD WIEDEY "Neb0" "lVl1t-tw you Iintl XVUIIIUII, there you lillnl 'NOIm'." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Tennis, '25, Science Club, '25, Tiger Staff, '26, Boys' Council, '25. MILTON BUCKLEY "Boll" Ulm' s :Intl our :tt-tiuzxs :tw 1 IIIOIILEIIIA Ulll' OWU. Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Tennis, '24, Basketball, '25, '26, Football, '26, Glee Club, '26. IRENE WHITCOMB "Rene" "l'cry quit-t :tml vc-ry good." Athletic Association, '23, Glee Club, '24, ROBERT SHEPPARD "Shep' "My chief mnbitiun is to got hy.' Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, Science Club, '24, '25 MARY WHITESIDE "Whitey" "Sho is ne-att, sho is swect, from hcl' bonnet to het' feet." Athletic Association, '23, '24, '25, '26, Glee Club, '23, '25, Tennis Club, '24, French, '26, Twenty-Six ,Z '1I.T"f'I 1 9 2 6 T' """ - -----H---M ---- TIG E R -..-.- --.. .-.....-..- -.-Q Class Will We, the Class of Nineteen Twenty-Six of Edwardsville High School, situated in the County of Madison, the State of Illinois, fearing or, in some cases, hoping that death by graduation is near, do make and declare this to be our last will and testament. At the same time we revoke any or all previous wills or testaments made by us. We hereby claim ourselves to be possessed of sound mind, good reason, and unusual brilliance and to be quite attractive in all ways, especially Wiedey. Although we were such dumb creatures in our Freshman year, the Fates have been kind to us and we have developed into the wonderful class here assembled. Therefore, to our younger brothers and sisters whom we leave behind, we bequeath the following fortune, trusting it will not be abused. Clarence Ax bequeaths the football team to Clyde Bothman. Robert Baird leaves his mannerisms and sotto voice to Tillie Herder. Joe Blackmore, the Charleston hound, leaves his laurels to George Meyer. Elma Blixen leaves Clem to the rest of the girls. Frances Bohm leaves her agricultural tendencies to Harold Sparks. Milton Buckley leaves Georgetta to Roy. Dolores Cowan leaves her flaming locks to Charles Erspalmer. Dorothy Duckles leaves her good grades to Flavus Gerber. Herbert Dustman leaves the violet in the shade as far as modesty is concerned. ' Marian Ebey leaves with a giggle. James Flagg leaves his Physics manual in the waste basket. Maurice Fruit leaves his mechanical tendencies to Mabel Jones. Hannah Giese bequeaths her shyness to Jule Blake. Lucy Gillespie leaves her surplus weight to Marie Kubicek. Bernice Keiner leaves her height to Joe Johnson. George Macha wills his oratorical powers to Hedwig Fahrig. Edward McLean leaves his marksmanship to Spatsy Fruit. Edward Obert leaves many broken hearts and sighs. Leo Ochs leaves his place on the basket ball team to Pejo Semon. Churchill Richardson leaves his musical talent to Earl Raut. Thomas Rutherford wills his electrical genius to Ben Richards. Nelson Senn leaves same conditions as Edward Obert, perhaps worse. Robert Sheppard leaves a pair of good ends to the foot ball team. Ansel Shupack leaves his curly hair to Lyle Chambers. Joe 'Stokes leaves his journalistic renown to Stanfill Day Stanflll. Admiral Voss leaves in his battle ship. Charles Richard tNeboJ Wiedey leaves in a cloud of smoke. Warren Harris leaves his rubbers in his locker. DeVera Rotman bequeaths her reading abilities to Edwin Suhre' Ruth Behler left for matrimonial reasons. +-- - ----u---- ------------- ---1 1 9 2 6 ---- ----- - -..-..-..-..-.+ Twenty-Seven 'L 5.11.11 .. .. ----------!-fTIGE,R-------------- io1lu-na1nu1un Twenty-Eight - - - - - - ----------2-e 1 9 2 e ---- --------------t--u----- Class Revelations One evening not very long ago, I drew a big comfy chair up before the fireplace and, opening my memory book, sat down to recall my first High School Days at "E. H. S." How quickly those days are drawing to a close! Soon they will be over and then we classmates will be scattered and our interests divided. I fixed my eyes upon the book and slowly turned from page to page, when suddenly I found that I was gazing into the fire and watching the logs burning in the grate. As the flames gradually spread they sent forth a. bright blaze that illumined my cozy corner. The tiny flames grew into rolls of smoke, which, twisting and whirling, were vanishing into the chim- ney and finally disappeared into the vast world beyond. Me thought we Seniors are just like those clouds of smoke. As little tots, we started to climb the ladder of education and each year as we grew older we climbed higher and higher. Now we will soon reach the height, and we, too, will be going on, travelling out into the wide world beyond. What will our future be? Ill S2 if If Suddenly, as in an apparition before my eyes, I see a tall stately lady with dignified bearing, addressing a group of men and women who are as- sembled around a long narrow table. I seem to recognize the face, but for' an instant I can't remember, then I know. Who should it be, none other than the President and her cabinet! Irene Smith our "Class President ol' '26," now the President of the United States and the first woman upon whom this great honor has ever been bestowed. Luella Klein, as private secretary to the president is seated at the right. At the farthest corner of this table I behold the Secretary of Interior, Churchill Richardson and Ladimir Au- brecht, the Secretary of Commerce. The House of Representatives! More true and brave women! Mary Love and Dorothie Metcalf have won honor and esteem and have been elected as Representatives from Illinois. The Supreme Court in session! Maurice Fruit is Chief Justice and Elizabeth Gable and Bella Mack are court reporters. But why the great crowd? Why, everyone is eager to hear the famous lawyers, Mary Sebastian and Robert Baird arguing the great question, "Highways"-fGrades.l A Governor's mansion! Governor George Macha and Senator James Flagg are descending the steps and entering a waiting limousine. The Gov- ernor is accompanied by his secretary, Harold Kriege. A hospital in Boston. A doctor, and who should it be? Ralph Buchta! Dr. Buchta is giving instructions to his head nurse Bernice Keiner. Bee is well iitted for this position because of her kind and sympathetic nature. Yes, Velda Sedekum is also a nurse here and she is doing splendid work. What is this magnificent structure? A school of learning and there is a meeting of the faculty in session. The President is Nelson Voss. Nadean Latowsky, Irene Whitcomb, Hannah Giese, and Irma Stone are among the faculty members. nie !l"" 'iF ---------'IeTIGER-----1--'+--- There are the bright lights of Broadway! No, it is a stage and there are four dancers, beautiful and graceful. I recognize them as Mary White- side, Frances Bohm, Dolores Cowan, and Rachel Berry. Herbert Dustman is the great pianist for their large jazz orchestra. He has won great fame by his ability to pedal, but, of course, he uses a player piano. Others are famous! Bob Sheppard and his pals Rich Wiedey and Junior Tuxhorn are burning up the roads in a new racing car. Last year they broke the record in the annual Illinois "500". In the distance is a large department store owned and operated by Dorothy Marti and Frances Ffldworth. This is one of the best stores in the country and here in the office, I see Agnes Spindler and Adelaide Selzer, the department managers, with Virginia Pierson and Isabelle Gilmore, as most efficient stenographers. Now I see a large sign. On it in large letters are these words, "Painless Dentists! Doctors Earl Kriege and Edward 0bert." There is another sign which reads, "Undertaking Parlor." Yes, Edward McLean is an undfrtaker. Lo, here is another building, a Beauty Parlor, where most of the time is spent in ruling the waves! Helen McCune the owner of the shop is assisted by her chum Julia Ebey. IJulia is still a. great talker.J A great sailing vessel is entering New York Harbor. On her deck is Eileen Long a noted movie star-and Lucy Gillespie who is our second Galli Curci. Hazel Bollman an accomplished musician, and Joe Blackmore, a sculptor are returning to America after finishing their studies abroad. What do I see! The stadium at the University of Illinois. Ohio and Illinois are engaged in a battle on the gridiron. Clarence Ax now a coach, is standing confidently on the side lines watching his players heap up the score. Now Chicago and another coach! Leo Ochs has been the coach here for the past two years and he is doing splendid work, for his team has been defeated in only one game during this time. Milton Buckley is a professor here and he, too, is deeply interested in the basketball team. He always attends every game for it brings back memories of the days when he too was a basketball hero at "E, H. S." ' Behold! Ansel Shupack an engineer in the Sahara. He is well liked by the natives and is daily acquiring the manner of a real sheik. tWe always thought Ansey a sheikl. What a change! A large church filled with people. Everyone is listen- ing attentively to the Evangelist Nelson Senn who is delivering one of his great sermons. Out near Tucson, Arizona, I see a wayside inn that is the coziest place on the trail. Here Adelaide Blake, Marian Ehey, Marguerite Cline, and Teresa Flynn are coining money serving delectable dinners and luncheons to tourisfs and travellers. They are the most popular caterers in the West. A magnificent theatre! Warren Harris is stage manager. There ls a Shakespearean production and DeVera Rotman is the leading lady portray- ing the part of "Lady Macbeth." - - - - - - - - - - ---- 1 9 2 cg 1--- - - - - - -----------------------4: Twenty-Nine fp...-... --------- -- ..Ii.-Q.. G E R fliili-.. ---- - ... - New Orleans! Elma Blixen is crowned Queen of the Mardi Gras. There are many suitors for her hand but Elma pays heed to only one-an old schoolmate. Dot Gerfen has long since met the idol of her heart. Yes, she had a brilliant wedding and is now housekeeping in grand style in an apartment in St. Louis, Dorothy Duckles is teaching Domestic Science, but in the spring when the orange blossoms bloom she is going to put her know- ledge into practical use. I see a, long narrow road stretching northward and at its end-Detroit. Here amid the bustle of this great city the ambitions of three former chums have been realized. Coleta Mindrup, Irma. Levora and Frances Bernasek are Henry Ford's most treasured secretaries. Joe Stokes is editor of the widely-read paper-"The Chicago Tribune." Joe was the editor of the "Tiger for '26." lThe Class of '26 is mighty proud of you Joel. Ill Ill It lk The settling of the charred logs startled me and, immediately, the scenes vanished from before my eyes. The embers were dying away but the pictures that had been revealed to me left a pleasant and lasting impression upon my memory. As for myself, I suppose I shall still be a dreamer of dreams. E. B. s---- ----- ---------H ------ 1 9 2 6 - - - - - - - - - - Thirty J UN IORS Thirly-Onr Thirty-Two + TIGER eefwn-Mme-ee+ .........1..1n- Junior Class 0l"l4'lC ERS f'llUI'll'SEl'S1lZ1lll0l' - - - li6l'll2l.l'llSliLl12iIltlZllll0S - - Beulah lirunworth - Emily Berner lleulah Bold Verna Hellman Elsie Borinzin Clement Bothniun Clyde Botlnnun Laura Boyer llerbert lirof-kineirr Flossie llrown Cecelia Burns Gordon Burroughs Lyle Chainbers Lucille Clifford Foster Curtiss Michael Duffy Mary Eaton Erwin Engleinnn lledwig Fahrig Gladys Farrar llilda Feldworth Bruce Fiegenbaum Marie Fields Dorothy Fink Roy Fruit Minnie Grhring' Luuretta Gorno Karl HHIIIIIIHCR Mildred lleinrieh Faye Hellrung Paul Hess Julia Hodina Paul llofnieier Joseph Johnson Mabel Jol111son Adeline Krioge -.:. 1Q26 .,.-..------- - Prvsident Vire-Presidrnt - Scereia1'y-'I'1'rus1lI'm-1' Ida Kruse Lron Lamkin Bernice Lzingreder Arlene Long Mildred lilaclia Alice lvlanslield Genevieve McKee Virginia MeKittrlCk Esther McLean Elizabeth Moornmn Earl Rant, Lanietta Roberts Lala Rydrr Friedu Sehneidrr Irene Schneider Vuleria Scliliepsiek Gladys Schnert Hilda Sehnert Verna Stoecklin Ferne Studebaker Edwin Suhre Elmer Tauke Clara 'Flirurr Virginia Tunnell Bessie Wall llelen Watson Leone Weber Edith Wehrle Charles Wentz Leslie Wieduwili Willis Wilharin Virginiu Wolf Dorothy Wood Irene Wood Marian Wotier - - - -... .. -..-..g. Thirty-Three 4---N ------------ JTIGER- - W ---------- + An Odd Occurrence The man certainly was a great talkerg he loved to talk, that, he had shown in the last half hour. Now I am supposed to be a busy lawyer: nevertheless, there was some fascination in the fellow's manner that made one unconsciously listen. So despite the fact that time does not hang heavily on my hands and that a line of clients were waiting, I allowed the fellow to talk on long after our trifling business had been completed. He had wandered on the topic of Education and was now describing the values of a High School training. "Such a High School Education," he resumed, "certainly aids a person materially in his after life." "For instance, my class fpardon me for boasting! but my class gave the world more suc- cesses than any other preceding one." "Why?" "I don't know unless it's simply because we were an exceptional group." "As Freshmen we astounded our 'betters' by our superior knowlcdee, and unlike most, we refused to submit to their traditional tactics. We had a mind of our own and were accepted as equals. Furthermore we were an asset to E. H. S. principles." "Fl, II. I exclaimed? But waving aside my interruption he went on. "Yes, Edwardsville High School. E. H. S. for short, understand?" "Was it possible, could it be, was I to iind a schoolmate in the metropolis itself! And after so many years? Impossible!" A sudden impulse restrained me from revealing our mutual relation to E. H. S., I, intending to pleasantly surprise him later on with this fact. "Wonderful" he was saying, "never will forget our Sophomore year." 'Quite thinned out but still the same old happy bunch." "And Juniors! say they'll never be ahle to imitate that old class." "The principal's pride and the Senior's sorrow, we were the leading force in all activities." "Scholarships! parties! championships! Amon: all athletic teams, Juniors were ably represented. In fact we were the perfect class never to be equalled." Here, he broke off as if he had suddenly remembered an important en- gagement. Glancing at the clock, he snatched his hat from the table and started for the door. "Pardon nie," he murmured apologetieally. HIYHI late as it is, very sorry you know" and had left the room before I could rise to my feet. But I could not let him go. I dashed after the disappearing figure and raised my voice in no uncertain manner, pleading, threatening, cajoling. But to no avail, he had plunged into a crowded eleva'or and was lost to my sight! "What class" I queried as a last resort. From the moving lift came the faint answer, "Old '27." My Own! he was a classmate! and we had failed to recognize each other. Here I will corroborate his statemen's of the Junior Class. They were every bit that he claimed and-more. I am exceedingly sorry that I am unable to relate our Senior year as well, for I, alone, am unequal to the task. Bernard Skalandzunos, '27. +,-,,,,.,,-,,,,, .I .,..-.--. --mi.. 1 9 2 6 II -------- .-..-.... Thirty-F0141' TIGER ---- 1 9 2 6 --------- -- --'- - "- - ' - - 4 --- -'-- 1-- -4- -H1-W--1--- nlzll Thirty-Six -------eT1GsR-W------ ------------a Sophomore Class OFFICERS Charles Gerhardt ----- President Robert Williamson V - Vice-President Margaret Baird - Secretary-Treasurer Edward Ahrens Nicholas Ladd Sol Mack Mildred Ahrens Rebecca Allen Joseph Aubrecht Cleona Bailey Margaret Baird Marvin Baird Mildred Balke Mary Ballweg Bernice Bauer Leonard Berlemalx Mabel Blixen Leon Boyer Gilbert Buhrman Eldor Cassens Rolland Cowan Robert Cunningham Thomas DeCota Jessie Denham Kenneth Doeblin Josephine Elik Leo Fink Melba Fowler Edward Fresen Irma Frey Flavus Gerber Alvina Geers Wilma Gerfen Charles Gerhardt LaVerne Glass James Grace Joseph Grebel Mildred Grill Ruth Groves Adolph Harlung. Cecelia Hellrung Iola Henry Marguerite Henry Verna Henshaw Melvin Hildenstein Ruth Hill Eithel Jacobs Robert Johnson Emmett Kane Frances Keshner Mario Kubicek ----- 1 926 Arlyn Marks Phoebe Mayer Josephine McAlIis-te Marian Mead George Meyer Ruth Miller Robert Mindrup Margaret Moorman Helen Morgan Angeline Motz Leona Mueri Earle Neubauer Florence Otto Edna Pape Mildred Phelan Arna Rasplica James Rogers Edward Roubinck Hadley Sager William Schaefer Irma Schaefer Jessie Schaefer Ruth Shaffer Arthur Siegel Theodore Snider Edward Sooy Charles Spilman Ruth Spindler Esther Slahlhut Edward Stegemeicr Gertrude Stieron Clarence Streif Frances Stokes Hazel Varner Harold Wagner Ilerman Walter Adolph Werre Ruth Whiteside Nolan Wllay Robert Williamson Gilbert Winter Hugh Wisher Georgetta Worden Albert Young I - - - -.--...-......-ng. Thirty-Seven ii I1 ---- ' Ll--5-fTIGERFL --------- --s Flight of '28 Whooo!! Here we go up toward heaven. Oh Marie! Get off the wing, it's cracking! In the name of Freshman, Pilot Logan, step on the gas. See that flock of birds? Our mistake, only Algebra, Latin, English, Physical Geography. Yeh! Those Senior and Junior planes are trying some new stunts. Think we can't beat 'em, huh? Hold on gang we're going to turn the Loop-de-Loop of the Tests. Flavius and Lloyd fell out. How sad! Two good men bit the dust. Some others followed suit. My aren't we sailing smoothly? The Vacation Wind is not as strong as the Educational Wind. But---it won't last long. Do take a look over the side. Yes! We're really Sophomores. Knot Sophiesj Sophomore Pilot Dahm succeeds Freshman Pilot Logan. What is that bit of red in the pi1ot's seat? Oh excuse us,-er, it's Pilot Dahm's hair. Wake Up! Wake Up! Mr. Dahm, you nearly hit the Senior ship. Steer up- wards Pilot toward the clouds. Don't forget about the Freshman-Sophomore party! Lookee! Whose feet are doing the Charleston? Why they're Georgie Wilbur's. ' Why-Why-Why are we stopping? Engine trouble? No, worse yet? TESTS! OOOOI1! All those who have screws loose in the upper story, take a parachute. Beat it! Now with those gone who couldn't stand the atmos- phere and the plane will sail faster to heaven. iSeniorhood.J Goodbye, dear ole Sophomore year, gone but not forgotten. M. D. P. and F. ll. S. 1 I .x' qlu1nu1nn-nn--n 111- - Z- 1111 Thirty-Eight :--u1192e--- --------- -- +- - - -L 1- - -- - Q T1GER F ESH f' +- - -u-- ---1 - - ----ii? if SQL- -+ 1 9 2 6 -Luci-:ff '-l- - +'+- -M- - -1 - -'-- - +-1- - +-l- -1 -'-1- ,H-f,..,...1 1.1 1,-. ...1.1..1.... I Forty eff TI G E R 17 ---------T ,lege Freshman Class OFFICERS Alvin Wood - - - ---- President Robert Spillman ---- Vice-President Roscoe Davidson - - Secretary-Treasurer Pauline Allen Lonice. Ashby Ruth Appogast Helen Ax Marie Baird Alice Bast Harold Bauer Lloyd Bean Alvin Becker Vera Becker Lawrence Bender Willard Berleman Beatrice Berthoux Ruth Betzold Gustave Bode Mildred Borman Harold Brasche Lydia Brase Donald Brockmeier Helen Brunworth Gladys Buch Katharine Burns Amos Caldwell Arnold Cassens Frances Chairney Verna Colbert Pana Coukoulis Gladys Damkey LeRoy Danniman Angeline Dicarlo LeRoy Dude Helen Duffy William Dunstedter Henry Eaton Paul Eberhardt Mona Emery Mary Erspamer Herman Farmer Edna Faust Leola Feldman Elsie Feldworth Edna Fcnsterman Mary Fleming Robert Forshaw Ray Foster Harold Funke Frances Gerteis Florence Gerteis Janet Gerteis Ruth Giese Marcus Gilmore Alfred Gooden Walter Guller Lourene Hanser Harold Harmon Robert Heidinger Lloyd Harder Sophie Highlander Agnes Hinnon Emma Hodina Edgar Holtman Melvin Hubach Laura Jacobs Mabel Jones Hugh Kane Gertrude Keele Charles Keshner Frances Keshner Hubert Keshner Jerome Keshner Frances Klaustermeler Emma Klenke Eugene Knecht Olin Kriege Edna Kruse Helen Kuethe Bernice Lee Harold Levora LeRoy Loewen Eleanor Macha Frederick Mach Gerhardt Marti Agnes Mateyka Garland May Robert McCormick Edna McCune Donald McLean Hazel Meddown Hilda Meek Lucille Miller Katherine Miller Edna Moore Virginia Moore Murrell Nash Earle Neubauer Viola Newton Rose Nicolusse Charles 0'Nell Lucille Ortgier Frank Perkaus James Phelan Oliver Poos - -u----- 1 9 2 6 - Beulah Reeves Gladys Reichert Evans Reilly Ben Richards Robert Rohrkaste Evelyn Russell Richard Rutherford Daniel Schafer Albert Schmidt Muriel Schmollingf-1 Audrey Schneider Ruth Schneider Dale Schneider Fred Schrameck Erwin Sehnert Glenn Seaton William Semon Trefon Slampos Arthur Sievers John Shaffer Milton Shupack Gottlib Shumacker Edna Smith Mariam Smolek William Smoltz Edward Snadir Harold Sparks Helen Spindler Alice Spitze Rolland Spitze Arnold Staaf Stanfill Stantill Leonard Streif Sadie Stroud Elmer Suhre Loretta Sullivan Josephine Svaldl Victor Trares William Tucker Nigel Voss Ethel Watson Aurelia Weidner ' Arthur Weiland Kermit Weiler Robert Welch Francis Westbrook Artrude Westerhehl- Admiral Wilkinson Virgil Williams Albert Yates Mildred Yindrak 1ll1ul 11111 v1-nn1un1uu'a Forty-One ......-.-..-..-..-.. ........ TI G E R-.. .....- ..s.-.-..- ... ti-uiul1uu-nu Forty-Two Freshman Class History We came into E. H. S. a large class and a jolly one. Our number has lately been increased by the mid-years who have joined forces with us in our battle for knowledge. We also had the honor of being the first Fresh- man class to enter the new High School. Besides being an honor, it was an advantage, for every-one else seemed to be just as green as we were, tho' we did get mixed up a few times. We shall have to cease to remember ere we forget the feelings we had every time we heard a bell ring and knew we were supposed to do something. Tho' what, we did not know. Nor will we cver forget the embarrassed feelings we experienced when found in the wrong class room and suddenly realized that in our frantic search for know- ledge, we had walked into a class in Advanced Algebra or a class in French and that the tall form of Mr. Krumsiek or the short one of Miss Benner was approaching to seize us and conduct. us to our right class. But since that time we have taken our place along side the rest of them. Our school spirit cannot be questioned. And now we are looking forward to the time when we will be upper classmen and can see other Freshmen come into E. H. S. Ruth E. Shaw. ..--..--..--4......:.1g26-.......:-:.:t:i+.-....... ..-.45 ..-..-.1, TIG E RY-..- CBOOIC II Q4 thletics 1926 '15 -if lg N-'1aq"x'mm1gw.v-::r.:-mfs C, ,vb 4 ,M ' gzip Fi"'f' 'f fp. . . . .-.L , -11 + ----: T TIGER-me H---if 11:211- Our Trophies This year, tl1e banner year in football, gained for E. H. S. two trophies. This is the tirst time in football competition that E. H. S. has been rewarded in such a manner. lioth trophies are of silver, one a permanent trophy and tl1e other a traveling trophy. The traveling trophy has been for the last two years, the property of Alton High School and was donated by the Alton Chamber of Com- merce. It is a silver football mounted on a pedestal. The permanent trophy was donated by Lowe and Campbell Sporting Goods Co. of St. Louis. This trophy is a silver loving cup and will be a permanent fixture in our new High School. The presentation of the trophies was con- ducted on Dec. 4, by Mr. Schmidt, principal of the Belleville High School. The presentation took place before the student body of the school. To all, both students and alumni, these trophies are highly prized, mainly because they are our first rewards in athletic competition. We hope that our winning teams will be con- tinued and our annexation of trophies will not be discontinued. -1 --.. ,.,- 1 -,,.4L'l' --.,... .... .. -uint Forty-Five -F ..-... .-------.4 T. lrliln.. G E R l4l.QZI.J4-...-.. - - .- .- - - Coach The "High Sc-hool Spirit" symbolizing victory or defeat witl1 honor, but allways clean S1l0l'lSlll2lllSl1l1J, is the nurleus around whirh E. ll. S. athlctirs ure built. Iustilled into the student body by Uoach Blodget, the spirit has grown until today it lll1:iV be said to be a High School institution. It is the spirit, ot' fair play that has hoisted the Orange and Black of li. H. S. to 21 top rziuliiug position with the srhools ot' the middle west. 'Fhrough this. Coavli lllotlgvt has lllililt' wonderful strides in develop- iup.: trams worthy of the school they represent. For the first time in atlilc-tif, competition E. ll. S. has u1111t'xc'tl the Football and Basketball Ullanlpionships of the C0lll'l'!'0llCU. The nnfn have vo-operated with Mr. Blodget and have brought honor and glory to our High St-bool and to lll?'lllS01V9S. This year xm1i'lie-cl Mr. l3lod,s:et's st-cond year as a couch and it has bren very success- I'ul in lllillly respects. Q.l...-,...- - .LI fI-liiljil '1 9 2 6 - t.1. - li- - - - - -. - -.- lf'o'rt'y-S im 00 BALL .g...-.. ............. - 4. -A -as fTIGER+e+ ------- L CA PT. AX Fullbaek One of the greatest football play- ers in this High School's History. What more can be said of a man? His long runs in the Collinsville and Alton games through broken fields were events that will long be remembered. He was chosen All-Conference fullback and was given honorable mention on the All-State team. THE E. H. S ..... 13 E. H. S .,.,. 28 E. H. S ....... 0 E. H. S ..... 20 E. H. S ....,.. 6 E. H. S ...., 14 E. H. S ..... 16 E. H. S ..... 13 E. H. S ..... 16 SEASON Wood River, Troy ...........,. Kirkwood ........ 16 Alton ........ ....... 0 Belleville ............ 7 Litchfield ........,... 0 Collinsville ........ 6 .lerseyville . Granite City ...... 0 CONFERENCE STANDING W. L. T. Edwardsville ..,....... 5 1 0 Collinsville ...4 1 0 Belleville ...... ,..... 4 1 0 Wood River ............ 2 3 1 Alton ........................ 1 3 1 Granite City 5 0 Jerseyville ...... .0 3 0 ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM Klobuc-her, Collinsville, Left End. Sanders, Alton, Left Tackle. Gerenda., Wood River, Left Guard. Clem Rothman, E. H. S., Center. Dustman, E. H. S., Right Guard. Musso, Collinsville, Right Tackle. Kelley, Granite City, Right End. Senn, E. H. S., Quarterback. Gillespie, Collinsville, Right llalfback. Switzer, Belleville, Left Halfback. Ax, E. H. S., Fullback. j..-gQ-.g-... Pct. .833 .800 .800 .333 .200 .200 .000 no or 1926 --m+1------- FOTKI!-Eight W- P-1-W ------- T1GER-n-------------.-- ------M-+ Review of the Season The initial call for football material was issued on the first day of school by Coach Blodget. Enough men turned out to make three teams. Among them were seven letter men from last year. The first two weeks after school started were too hot and school was dismissed in the afternoon. Not so with football practice. Day after day, no matter how hot it was, about thirty-eight men were out practicing. The warm weather helped them round into shape quickly .so we had a well balanced team on the field for our first game. E. H. S. 13--WOOD RIVER 0. SEPT. 26. Wood River came over, confident of victory. The teams played in a heavy downpour of rain and the field was very slippery. Neither team could do its best but the E. H. S. warriors showed that they easily outclassed their rivals. E. H. S. 28-TROY 0. OCT. 3. The weather man was still against us for 'there was a slow drizzle throughout the game. The field was rough and hard going but we played all around the Trojans. The second team played the whole third quarter and put up a real scrap. At 110 time during the game did Troy threaten our goal. E. H. S. 0-KIRKWOOD 16. OCT. 10. The team journeyed out of the state for the first time in recent years. The weather man was propitious for it did not rain. In his stead Old Man Bad Luck showed up and we lost. The squad put up a real fight against their far heavier opponents but they lost in the last ten minutes of the game. In this game, "Jug" Fruit, who was showing remarkable ability as a quarter- back, received an injury which kept him out of the rest of the games. E. H. S. 20-ALTON 0. OCT. 17. Alton is Edwardsville's old rival and the squad went to Alton with the idea of turning the tables on them. As a result we came home with a 20-0 score in our favor. It was the first time Alton had been beaten by Edwards- ville since 1916. The teams were evenly matched but the E. H. S. squad showed a better fighting spirit than the Altonians. - - - - - - - - - ------+ 1 9 2 6 f------------- - --------------W-----is Forty-Nine Qu-..-..----I--.. ... 1 - ..-u.-.li-nn-.u 1-1,-.- 1 E. H. S. 6-BELLEVILLE 7. OCT. 22. After the victory over Alton, the squad thought that they had the con- ference championship tucked away where no-one could find it. Belleville jolted them somewhat and when they awoke, Belleville had the larger end of the score. The least said about this game the better. E. H. S. 14-LITCHFIELD 0. OCT. 31, Many of the Litchfield fellows bragged to the E. H. S. Girl Scouts of the large score by which they were going to beat us. Our team took them down several notches to the tune of 14-0. Edwardsville showed the stuff they were made of when they held Litchfield for four downs inside the five yard mark. E. H. S. 16-COLLINSVILLE 6. NOV. 11. In the best game played in Edwardsville for a number of years, the E. H. S. team trounced Collinsville by a score of 16-6. The E. H. S. line was far superior to that of Collinsville. Four times during the game they held Collinsville for downs. The backfield worked well with the line and both gave excellent interference which enabled Ax to score a. touchdown on a sixty yard run after intercepting a forward pass. The game was played before one of the largest crowds that ever assembled in Edwardsville to wit- ness a gridiron battle. E. H. S. 13-JERSEYVILLE 7. NOV. 14. The squad journeyed to Jerseyville for the second game in a week. The "scrubs" did their stuff for three quarters and when Jerseyville tied the score the first team went in and "linked" another touchdown over for Edwardsville. E. H. S. 16'-GRANITE CITY 0. NOV. 20. Granite came to Edwardsville to try to keep us from winning the 0l13lllpi0IlSlllp.- They put up a good fight but the Local squad took them down the line for a 16-0 score, 'Ra.y! E. H. S. in first place. This game marked the end of one of the most successful football years in the history of the' school. With only two games lost and seven won, E. H. S. can be justly proud of the team which represented her on the grid- iron. We hope for even a better team next year, and no doubt our expecta- tions will not be in vain, for some good material will not be graduated. o!9u--n1nn1:n1so1ln1ln--u-ul-n:-uu:lu1ol-ll-ll-ll- 1 9 2 6 :I1ll:n1n-ll- 1 1111111111:-lux :limi Fifty TIGER-u ---- W -n--- ---- --1+ 1-112 1 9 2 6 ZQ -..-,.---- ... - - - -E- 4 ------- TIG ER- , - - -L - - ff:-at CAPT.-ELECT BOTHMAN Halfback Clyde is a hard hittin' rarin' halfback. lie was one of the most consistent ground gainers in the backlield. We ex' pect great things from him next season. HERBERT DUSTMAN Guard his man. lie made the All-t'ont'erenef team. NELSON SENN Quarterback Senn was a scrappy quarterback with hrains. He played his best game against Granite. He made All-t'onl'erence quar- terhack. BRUCE FIEGENBAUM Tackle "Butch" was a fighting guard, lan pounds of pluck and determination. Ile eonld always he depended upon to get 1 "l"ieggie" is l'ull of aggressiveness and pep. Always laughin' at the other fellow hut, getting him just the same. lle missed getting on the All-t'onl'erenee team by one vote. CLEM BOTHMAN Center Clem is a real center. Always on the alert and full of pep. When he gets mad HARVEY BOWER Guard he goes right through the other line and "Fat" is all that his name implies hut gets the runner. When he isn't mad he does the same thing, Ho was chosen All-t'ont'eronee center. Conference. he is another fighting guard. Ile was one of the most consistent guards in the 4 -...-......g. Fifly-Onn :fe-1: J +115 TI G E R -F511 CHARLES ERSPAMER End "i'hid" is our fastest end and has the stuff in him to become an All-Conference end next year. EDWARD McLEAN Tackle "Red" was a real tackle. When his sorrel top was seen on tl1e field a feeling ot' confidence was felt by high school followers. lle was always on the alert, ready to take out his man. "Red" was worthy of all honor given l1i1n. WILLIAM HARTMAN End "Ears" was the lll0Sf good natnred fellow on the teumf'till he got sore, then he wasn't the same fellow. Every- one says he was sore in the Granite game. MAURICE FRUIT Quarterback "Jug" was a game gritty player. ln- juries prevented llilll from being a star of the season. ROBERT HEIDINGER Halfback "Doc" played good football the whole season. One of tI1e fastest men on the team. lle is to be feared by rival teams next year. LEO OCHS End Oehs was as dependable as they make them. He was a fast man and a bear at snaggin' passes out of the other fellow's hands. 1 .. :Wg QT: lk :':IL 1 9 2 6 f4'lf4 -1- uf- :fL J-- - - Fifty Two og'oomfo"'f TI GE Rafe: -f- - E- -+1 - 111-Ja LEONARD BERLEMAN Halfback "Lenny" is a fast shifty halfhack. Ho ran wild against .Ierseyvilh-, Be- ware, rivais ot' next year. GEORGE MACHA End "All State" was as good as his name sounds. He let no dust. settle under hinx when he wont after a long pass. MILTON BUCKLEY Halfback "Hull" was a hig man and hard to stop. llv handled himself tho way he handlod thc- hall and that was darn good. LADIMIR AUBRECHT Guard Aubrvcht and "Fat" Changed off. Hard to tell which was the host guard. VVhat Aubrecht lacked in weight, ho made up in good hard fighting spirit. BERNARD SKALANDZUNOS Center "Ska.lly" was about tho smallest man on the line but he was a real tighter. N0 getting around "Skaliy." He'll be a con- tender for tTo11t'ore11ce honors next yoar. ELDOR CASSENS Quarterback Casse-ns was SPnn's undorstudy. This was his first soason out. We predict a great future I'or hini. f iii3'31i:7- 4ii 3 -O 4144 1 9 2 6 :'f':-giiiiji-g.?Q4id? 1f"iffy-Thru +---- --------- 1- - are TI G E Ren- ------ n--.-M--.M---.---.-if The Tale of an Old Timer I've "ref'd" scores of games on the gridiron, I've even played some in my time. I've viewed hundreds of manly struggles, but four of the lot were prime. One was a Yale-Harvard conflict, one was a South Bend kill, One was a Gob-Doughboy friction, one was at Edwardsville. Now I never ca1'ed much for passing, considering it all this way, It's liable to queer real football, tho' probably it's here to stay: Though there's times when one thinks that it's useful and there's times when it maker one deplore, But the sight of a smash or off tackle crash, thrills one to the very core. I sat in the stands at New Haveng Yale's prospects looked bad indeed, For Harvard's boys had out-played them, and the Crimson was in the lead. Then in the final quarter, when to most the game seemed done, I Yale put up a terrific fight, scored, re-scored and won. Then I watched Stanford's vain struggle, 'gainst a team ot' a better breed: Though they fought a wonderful contest, to lose Fate had decreed. Even when snowed in and covered, by a mountainous opposing score, They went in and gave their last bit of iight to a game lost long before. To the Polo Grounds I once wandered, a friend had insisted I see A game, he claimed would enthrall me, between our forces of land and seag He was right I soon admitted, 'midst the din of thousands hoarse, Though the "Mids" fought well and tried like hell, the "Kaydetsl' won, of course, The last was a tiny "podunk," somewhere out in Illinois. 'Twas by sheer accident I attended, a missed train an' a persuading boy. This chap wl1o'd sold me a ticket, said the game would be a fight. I went as I said by accident, and I found the chap was right. The game I saw was a good game, much better'n the usual kindg It surprised me very greatly, such a game in this place to find. The invaders were a fine lot, from Collinsville they came: But as the locals were a little finer, to lose it was no shame. Yes, Edwardsville's team was better, better than I've seen for longg The fact that they're champs of their district, will aid me from being wrong Now perhaps I've erred in placing this last game with the rest But this much I'll say and let the matter stay-the Edwardsville boys did their best s------ ------ e ---- 1---1 1 9 2 6 --------- ---------------f Fifty-Four e-h-M-------m-M--rF----- -f-- TI G E R ---- --1-1--M----W - - - - -A--Q The J erseyville Game To Jerseyville-we "jersied", with our jerseys nice and clean. From Jerscyville-we "jersied", with our jerseys-but not clean The scrubs went in the first half, with feelings intermingled, And as they'd stopped and waited, their solar plexus' tingled. The whistle blown and the ball kicked, Tackled, scrimmage, the fear of being licked, The frenzied drives and confused retreats, The rushes and blows and pounding feet! A quadrant's rest, renewed conflict, Each man his best, a signal picked. A touchdown scored, a mighty joy, The best of feelings, to a playing boy. A conqueror's tread at the half's respite, A longing to show one's hidden might. Revived and vigorous, once more the charge, Relaxed vigilance, they're scoring large. Once more the strife, with anger mixed, Retribution, revenge in greedy memory fixed. At last the points, the game is won, The lasting minutes, the work all done! The Scrubs Many of you football fans who have rooted lor old E. H. S. and compared this year's team with teams of former years, have probably praised individual stars and the team as a whole. A few may have realized the fact, but most of the fans did not stop to think that the team on the field did not develop by their own initiative. There are always about ten or twelve players who are probably too small or do not measure up to first team standard in some way or other. These fellows came out night after night and were banged and knocked around for an hour or so by the first team. They knew that they had little chances of earning their letter or playing in a big game, but still, they were cheerful. They came out because they knew that they were helping to develop the first team players and produce a championship team. We, the Football Team of 1925-26, take off our hats to the scrubs who have helped to develop us into the Champions of the South- western Conference. CAPTAIN AX. a--------- ------- - - - - fe 1 9 2 6 --------- - - -----------Q Fifty-Five BASHETBF-ILL CAPTAIN YOUNG llert was the most versatile player in the conference, playing either forward or guard. In handling the ball and in using his head on the fine points of the game, he was unexcelled. He proved a real fighting leader. He was elected to lead the team again next year. Our Scores E. ll. S .....,... 30 E. H. S .....,.., 14 E. H. S .,,,..... 16 E. H. S ......,,. 26 E. H. S ..,.,, H18 E. Ii. S ......,,, 11 E. H. S ....,,,.. 27 E. li. S .,,,. ...27 E. ll. S .....,,,, 20 E. H. S .....,.., 17 E. II. S ....,.,.. 18 E. H. S .l,,,.,,, 13 E. H. S ..... ...30 E. H. S... .. ..17 E. H. S ......... 8 E. H. S ......,.. 17 E. H. S ...,.,,.. 21 E. H. S .....,,,. 15 IC. H. S .,,. N18 Mascoutah . Wood River .,.....13 Central .,,........ ..... . 23 Alumni .......... ....... 1 6 0'Fallon ,,........ ....... T 5 Collinsville ...... ....... 1 8 Alton ........,....,. ......, 9 Granite City ,,,.,., .,.,,.. 1 3 Collinsville ,...,, ....... 1 3 Greenville .,...... .. ....... 16 Wood River ,,....... ,.,.... S P Mt. Olive .......... ....... 1 7 Alton ............ ....... 1 0 Belleville ........ .,..... 6 .Ierseyville ......... ....... 1 7 Granite City ....... ...,.,. 1 3 Madison .....,,, .,., . , 5 Staunton ......19 .Ierseyville ,,,,. .....,. 1 2 Conference Standing 1 w In. H. S. ......... . Collinsville ..,..,, Jerseyville ..... Belleville ..... Madison ..... .. Granite City ,... Wood River ,....,, Alton ......,,.,...... Mascoutah ,.,.,. O'Fallon .....,, 12 .. 10 . Won Lost 'I 0 9 3 8 5 6 6 6 1 0 5 8 4 9 2 tl 1 9 CONFERENCE CHAMPIONS 1926 H'l'ANlllNG-Cuau-In lilmlget, livrlvmnnn, tim-rlmrdt, ll:-nn, llnstmunn, Slmpuvk, Se-nn Sl'l"l'lNfi-Clem llothnmn, 01-hs, Young H'npl.J, liuvkley, Clyde liolhnmn Fifty-Seven 'lr .-..1.g1.4.-gg.-U. --i-M-1-W-in ---- TI GE R---- - -n-l--Q---l-- --- --Q Review of the Season The first call for basketball candidates was issued about a week before the football season was ended. The first call was for those who were not playing football. About 25 men answered this call. The second call was issued when the football season was ended. About 20 more men showed up and made a squad of about 45 men for the coach to choose from. He wisely thinned the squad to about 20 by the first game. Among those 20 there were 7 letter men from last year. E. H. S. 30H-MASCOUTAH 13. DEC. 11. The first game of the season was played on the home fioor. Mascoutah put up a good fight but the E. H. S. quintet were far superior to their rivals. Buckley and Ochs were red-hot and seldom missed a shot. E. H. S. 14-WOOD RIVER 8. DEC. 18. The E. H. S. squad journeyed to Wood River for its second battle of the season. It was a fast game throughout but the County Seaters came out on top. Buckley and Ochs again showed up well. E. H. S. 16-CENTRAL H. S. 23. DEC. 23. For the only "out of the state" game of the season, E. H. S. was defeated by Central High of St. Louis. The game was played in a practice gym and the E. H. S. team was handicapped by inadequate facilities. Buckley was the individual star of the game. E. H. S. 26-ALUMNI 16. DEC. 31. The old grads whipped a team together to try and show what they "used to do". They did as well as could be expected but because of the lack of training they were defeated. The "rising generation" held its own against the "has beens"-what! E. H. S. 18-O'FALLON 3. JAN. 8. O'Fallon came to Edwardsville for the first basketball game played be- tween the two schools in recent years. The game started off as if it would be a close game, but Buckley and Ochs got warmed up and made it a one sided affair. The E. H. S. loopers were far superior to their opponents in shooting-hence the top heavy score. E. H. S. 11-COLLINSVILLE 18. JAN. 12. E. H. S. journeyed to Collinsville and were convinced that they would avenge last seasons defeats by them. The game was one of the best played this season. It was a nip and tuck affair to the finish. At the end of the half E. H. S. was leading 9 to 7 but lost in the final stages of the game by the score of 18-11. Our forward wall was unable to find the basket during the second half and when they did find it the ball rolled out. E. H. S. 27YALTON 9. JAN. 15. Edwardsville went to Alton for its second game in a week., It was an ideal night for a basketball game and edged on by the multitude of E. H. S. fans present, our team showed form equal to that of a mid-season team. Their team work was excellent and their shooting was never better. It was a far different brand of basketball than that played at Collinsville. The final score of 27-9 showed that Edwardsville has a team to he proud of. 1-------H ------------ 1 9 2 s ---- ------------ -: f - - Fifty-Eight -----1--1-----A ---- TIGE R ------ if-M--I--1--L11---f E. H. S. 27-GRANITE CITY 13. JAN. 18. Granite came to Edwardsville to try and defeat our championship team. It was a sad day for Granite, though E. H. S. had an easy time defeating them. It was marked by rough playing on both sides and at times repre- sented a young football game. The "Three Horsemen" Ochs, Young and Buckley, were still on the job and showed some real team work compared to that of Granite. E. H. S. 20-COLLINSVILLE 13. JAN. 22. One of the best games seen in several years was played when Collins- ville was smothered by E. H. S. by a score of 20-13. Out for revenge, due to their previous defeat handed them, E. H. S. ran wild and ran up a score early in the first quarter, an advantage never overcome by Collinsville. The E. H. S. team was at its best, and whipped the Collinsville quint in every respect. This victory put E. H. S. in second place and shoved Collinsville in third position. E. H. S. 17-GREENVILLE 16. JAN. 23. E. H. S. showed the strain of the Collinsville game, in their encounter with Greenville and were unable to display their best brand of basketball. However they played hard enough, and good enough, to overcome the heavier Greenville team. Greenville was one point in the lead and just one minute to go, when Buckley came through with a field goal and saved the day for us: the final score being 17-16. E. H. S. 18-WOOD RIVER 9. JAN. 26. Wood River came over determined to give us a setback and they came mighty close in accomplishing this realization. The E. H. S. team was slow in gett.ing started and Wood River ran ahead for a while but Buckley and Ochs soon found the basket and put us in the lead. From then on we mastered the Wood River team and the final score stood in our favor. E. H. S. 13-MT. OLIVE 17. JAN. 29. In our third non-conference game, we were defeated by Mt. Olive, in a hard fought game. We kept the heavier opponents, however, from running up a score and several times tied them. The final score stood in their favor. "Anse" Shupack was the star of the game and made four baskets all being long shots. Buckley missed this game, on account of an injured knee and his absence was certainly felt. E. H. S. 30-ALTON 10. FEB. 2. E. H. S. gave Alton another real drubbing when they came over here. The final score was 30-10, and our offensive power was of the very best. Alton at first showed some signs of putting up a good game, but these soon vanished and E. H. S. rolled up a big score. The second team played part of the last quarter and also played well. E. H. S. 17-BELLEVILLE 6. FEB. 5. In a fast, furiously fought game E. H. S. conquered the conference lead- ing Belleville team and thus secured first place. The E. H. S. team out- played the St. Clarites in every department and were ahead the entire game. Belleville tried hard to overcome the Orange and Black lead but to no avail. Final score resulted in our victory. ---u--- ------ 1 9 2 6 ea- ----------- ------- --------.5 Fifty'-Nine ju-ll -------------ETIGER-M----------M E. H. S. 8-JERSEYVILLE 17. FEB. 6. Rejoicing on the victory over Belleville and determined to cop the cham- pionship proved only momentary: for we were defeated by Jerseyville by a score of 17-8. The team showed the strain of the hard Belleville game the preceding night and were unable to set the pace. Jerseyville took advantage of this and ran up a large score the first quarter, which we did not overcome. The defeat was hard to take, but we still considered our team superior to that of Jerseyville. E. H. S. 17-GRANITE 13. FEB. 9. The team still slumped in their game with Granite. The men seemed as though they couldn't get going and were unable to find the basket to advant- age. Granite's stalling tactics, however, hampered E. H. S.'s chances to run up a score and made the game extremely slow. Shupack was the star of this game, making two long shots and making the game a more interesting affair. The final score was 17-13, but Granite threw a mighty big scare in to us, when they came close to tying the score. E. H. S. 21-MADISON 5. FEB. 12. E. H. S. came out of their slump in the Madison game, which the score well indicates. Playing, improved basketball, in every phase of the game, E. H. S. literally walked away from their opponents. The .men found the basket quite easy to hit and baskets were made frequently. E. H. S. 15-STAUNTON 19. FEB. 19. E. H. S. lost another non-conference game, this time to Staunton. The playing of the E. H. S. team was below standard and at no time did they display good basketball. Staunton proved to be strong opponents and sur- prised every one by their playing. They held the lead from the oft' set and E. H. S. never threatened to overtake them. E. H. S. 18-JERSEYVILLE 12. FEB. 26. In the deciding game of the season and with the championship of the Conference at stake E. H. S. romped over their closest rival by a score of 18-12. Playing before a record breaking crowd, that filled the Jerseyville gym to capacity, E. H. S. put up a strong game and were a little too much for the Jersey team. The score, however, was always close and the game was not decided until the closing minutes of the final quarter. The half ended in a score of 10-8 in favor of E. H. S. but our strong defense kept Jerseyville at bay for the rcniainder of the game. This game was one of the best games ever played by E. H. S. fr------ ------------ ----- 1 9 2 e ------ - - - ---- Sixty p.1n -.....-.....-.e..-.....-..- - -..- TIG 13 R... .... ..-....-..- -.........- NELSON SENN, Guard Senn was only with us for one semes- ter. While he was eligible, he showed some neat work. He was a good' floor man and could be depended upon to score when needed. His serviceswere missed in the tournament. ANSEL SHUPACK, Forward "Aus" was the smallest man on the team, but this did not mean that he wasn't useful. He was always able to pep up the team and his work in the tournament was especially outstanding. CHARLES GERHARDT, Guard This was "Chid's" first year out and he proved himself a, steady player. We expect great things of him next year. CLYDE BOTHMAN, Guard Clyde is a man who could be depended upon for the full game and seldom did he allow his man a decent shot. He shared the honor of receiving the guard position on the All District Team with his brother, Clem. MILTON BUCKLEY, Forward "Boll" was the best player in the con- ference and in the tournament. His floor work and tleld goals were major factors in the winning of the conference title. He made the All District Team as for- ward. LEO OCHS, Center Although unable to play last year on account of sickness, Ochs came back this year and easily made the team. He always played a flue game and was a clever floor man and an excellent shot. He was one of the main cogs in the E. H. S. machine, always llghting and keeping the rest fighting. CLEM BOTHMAN, Guard Edwardsville has seen few guards that could equal Clem as adefensive general, and at the same time, score efficiently. I' Sixty One -..-...-..-...-..-..-..-..-..- - ...uf 1 9 2 6 L...-.,-.......-,,-...-,,.,,..,,-,,...,,,,,,,4,g,,4,, ju-n--u-u ju-:onlin--un Sixty-Two -----------eTIGERl------------ The District Tournament Tl'e district tournament this year was held at Collinsville. Seventeen teams participated and they were divided into two groups according to the enrollment of the school. The tournament was held on March 4, 5, 6 and aroused much interest throughout the entire county. E. H. Sfs first opponent was Belleville. By superior playing E. H. S. managed to defeat them and remain in the tournament. The final score was 20-15 but the game was hard fought and well played and Belleville did their best to emerge as victors. The second game E. H. S. participated in was against Jerseyville on Friday afternoon. The game was as ha1'd fought as the Belleville game and for a while it looked pretty bad for E. H. S. Jerseyville secured an early lead and at the half led by a score of 7-4. The second half E. H. S. opened up and began finding the basket. The third quarter ended in a score of 13-9 in our favor. The last quarter was a thriller. Both teams fought as they never fought before. Och's basket, however, put the game over for E. H. S. The final score was 15-11. The semi-final game was with Lebanon. Lebanon proved no match for us and seemed to be an "overestimated" team. At any rate they were help- less before the assault of E. H. S. The half ended in a score of 13-6, but the third quarter we ran up a big score and this period ended in a score of 24-8. The second team played the last quarter and held Lebanon to three points. Final score, 24-11. The final game of the tournament was played with Collinsville. E. H. S. played a hard game but the previous Lebanon game slowed them up con- siderably. Leading at the half and third quarter, we could not keep up the pace with the Collinsville team, who had a much easier schedule. Aided by several long shots, Collinsville soon jumped into the lead and maintained it to the finish. Fighting gallantiy as only E. H. S. men can do, did not prevent defeat and the final score was 24-19. The team played wonderful basketball during the entire tournament and covered themselves with glory. Defeating such teams as Belleville, Jerseyville, and Lebanon and in such a short period of time is no easy feat, but E. H. S. accomplished it in fine style. As a result of the wonderful showing exhibited by E. H. S., two of our men were honored on the All- District Team. These two men were, Buckley, chosen for forward and Clyde Bothman, chosen for guard. Captain Young, also, received honorable mention. -------------e 192e-------------- EQifif- L 1+ 1 - - -- -:--- T1 G E R-1:-------f-L -1111 +iiJiF-5 Washington U. Tournament IG. Il. S. 4'11t1'1'1'1l H111 Wasliiiigtoii ll. 'I'o111'u1111u-lit lu-ld ou M:11'1'l1 IS, lil. 20. About forty t0z1111s f'1'o111 various stuff-s pz11'licipz1fu1l, 'l'l11'w'1- puuws wow pluycd ut oucv: two Ull the new Field llousv floor and om- uf l4'1'11111'is Gylllllili-lllllll. lGflw111'rlsvillc' drvw il byv i11 1111- first round ol' gzuiivs. 011 l4'1'id11y wo 1114-f ALI. Olivo ill ll noomlzly ga111v, T110 Mt. Olivo LUZIIII Sl'l'Ill1'fl quill- l'C2lfiY for flu' gz1111c and s111'p1'ised loval f'1111s by their playing. Wi- 1:01, off to il good start, lvadiug af, the first f1lllll'tK'l' 8-0 and af, tho half by 12-10, lllf. Olivo soon overtook us and grziduzllly 1':1is1'd thx-i1' sm-orv. Ulll' 11111111 sliowr-d signs of f'z1liz:11v as thc paniv progrvsscd and Wfl'0 llllilblll to kcup flu- strudy 11111-1-. 'l'l11- final sr-orc was 252--16. E f - 1 DINING ROOM :L --... ..- - :' - - :lp 1 9 2 6 .mi.:':'.1igi- ,1LTg: Six-fy-Throw -siigieisgge .i ,i?-E T I G E R f A - Baseball I 925 Edwardsville High has not been reprtsrnted on the diamond for a number of years. The first call for candidates was answc-red by about thirty aspirants for baseball honors. They were large and small but Coach Blodget, in due time, had a good team whipped into shape. Most, of the fellows had played at baseball before and the season was considered fairly satisfactory. The team played ten games, winning foul' alld l0S1l1g six. We look forward to a more successful season for 1926. The first game was played at Granite City. The sleepiness of our outficldcrs was instrumental in our defeat by the score of 10-2. Wood River came to Edwardsville next but were turned away in defeat. Score 13-8. After our victory over Wood River we were all primed to beat East St. Louis but alas! We were Iu'nt'r'n 9-2. Next the Staunton outfit came confident of a victory, in fact so confident that the pitcher wore overalls. They were sadly mistaken though, by a score of 9-8. After our Staunton victory we "knew" we could beat Collinsville. Result 14-0 in their favor. The old jinx seemed to be on our trail. Belleville came to Edwardsville and walloped us 15-6. 011 the way to Alton we must have lost our jinx. We won 12-11, Ray! ln the first game between O'Fallon and Edwardsville we were defeated by the close score of 3-0. Mas- eoutah came next and we turned t'rem away to the tune of 18-10, our favor. Madison invited us to play at their school picnic. It was 21 picnic. They won 12-2. Thus ended a season that was a success in many ways. There were many bright spots in the season and some players were developed for next season, The letterinen, thirteen of them, are: Captain, Ansel Shupack: Captain-elect, Duffyg Gerfeng Fruitg Clyde llothmang Erspanierg Hartmang Axg Ochsg Dustmang Bernerg Bairdg Martin Shnpack, THE MAYO TROPHY E. N. Mayo, proprietor of a local shoe store took a whole hearted interest in the team. lle donateda silver cup to thc school, to have thc player's name who had the highest batting average for the season engraved upon it. Last season it was won by Carl Gerfen, regular third baseman. 5544"-' -------- ::.- -"-"ir 1 9 2 6 ' "" - - if -'----- -1: - Sixty-Four Tennis Last year tennis was not recognized by the Southwestern Illinois High School Athletic Conference of which we are a member. Despite that however we had a number of matches with other schools of this vicinity and won from Granite City, All0l1 and Collinsville in singles and from Alton and Granite City in doubles. Paul Mysch represented our school in singles and wo11 his letter, the first letter that has ever been awarded in tennis. The "E" for tennis is fancy or script live inches high. The school was represented in doubles by Maynard Motz, Ansel Shupack, Maurice Fruit and Richard Wiedey, who having had fewer years of experience than Mysch showed that they possessed certain fun- damentals of the game that should be manifest in their game this season. With three of last years players back and augmented by Albert Tuxhorn and Milton Buckley, there are prospects for tennis to compare favorably with other major sports in our High School. This season the conference has recognized tennis as a major sport and adopted a set of rules to govern the champion- ship. A. G. Spaulding and Bros. whose tennis. ball was adopted as the official ball will give a travelling trophy to the winner of the conference. Championship is determined as in football and basket ball on Track 1925 Although Edwardsville 'has not been represented on the cinder path for a number of seasons. Coach lllorlget saw much promising material in school. At the first call for candidates about ten of the fellows came out. They worked hard but due to the lack of experience E. H. S. did 11ot succeed in winning any of the meets entered. Edwardsville accepted five invitations to attend meets. APRIL 25 The first was a triangular meet with Granite City and Wood River. For a green team, E. H. S. showed up well scoring nineteen points. Wood River won the meet. MAY 2 The next meet was the McKendree interscholastic meet. Coach took two men over there but Captain Young was the only one to do anything. He took fourth place in the 440 yard dash. MAY 6 Edwardsville we11t to Jerseyville for a duel meet. A number of the E. ll. S. men starred but Jersey- ville won the meet. a percentage basis. MAY 9 Edwardsville went to Wood River and participated in a triangular meet with Wood Rivtr and Mas- coutah. Edwardsville showed up well but was outclassed by its more experienced rivals. MAY 23 The conference meet was held at Wood River. Edwardsville had high hope and went over there with the idea of putting forth everything they had. The team made a good showing although only three men placed. Captain Young took second place in the 440 yard dash and received a silver medal. Ax took third place in the javelin and received a bronze medal. Maeha tied for fourth place in the javelin. Thus ends a season that was a success in a way. Although we won no meets, the fellows are more experienced for this season and Edwardsville hopes to take the Confe1'ence Championship from East St. Louis. An engraved loving cup was awarded Captain Young our freshman runner as a reward t'or his track merits. He scored the greatrst number of points during the 1925 season. Each year this reward is made, as a token of the School's appreciation. ii "9" VI' MACHA, AX, COACH BLODGET, YOUNG, SENN Sixty-Five """ . . . .H .... .t .... .... .. ... .. . ... up .g.......- .- ofr ' efTIGER-t-+14------- SHUPACK FRUIT The vo operation of the student body is a iivcessary favtor in the Sl1CCGbS of athle-ties. This year wt- have inet with stirvess in rvceiviiig the coopera- tion, whivh has uidrd greatly in tht' building of our Cll21lllDi0IlSlliD teams. llut the pop und backing which is nianifested at the gullies niust be urged on by the cheer loaders who are considered capable of leading the trowd in yells. This yrar we wire fortunate enough in having for our cheer leaders two individuals who were well qualified for the task4Spindle and Ansu. These two fellows always kc-pt the vrowml lu'yrd up and backing the team, even when the score stood against us. Such loyalty to the tc-ani and to the school dust-rvcs recognition and the work of Anse and Spindle as cheer leaders was responsible for this fine school spirit. 4------ - --LL - --- - -n- - -'- -t-1 - 1 9 2 6 39+ ---------- -n--------------U -- -- -- -+ Sixty-Sir L..-..:,5 G E R gnggpxzgzazx' Book III Qrnfjanizations and C3-4cfZivitiesf2D A , ill B8 ZW 5, ,I--. ' an , P.. . can-ff! ,Y 1 nk . .. 'n,,l?Q' si : . if 4 I u ' 1' x 1-- Cirl Scouts Troop I 1191112111 Ul'llIlSW0l'Ul --.- Cl12lil'l11ilI1 1'lz11':1 The-111' - - v Sf50l'Ht2ll'y Elsie Uorllmn - 'l'1'ez1s111'e1' Miss Gewe - Captain Hiking Club Ile-vc-x'a Rutmun - - - - - President Vzllvrizn Sc-llliepsick - - Secretu1'y-'I'x'vz1s111'm' Miss Stevens - - - - Leader S igrty-Nine w'ue'nty Girls' and Boys' Council Miss Benner, Advisor High School Chorus Miss Hridgefs, Instructor " 1 1'-1 French Club lhs l1111cl1 Vlllll. il 111-xv 111'g111119.z1t1u11, xx 1X1t:1111s as A I . , X 'us stz11'tc-11 this yt'1ll' with Miss 1 - ' 1'-1-- '-gg lx ll'1llil'l. 'I'hc- 111111 consists ot tht lll4llllH'lS ul tht- l1t11rl1 tl.1... The- vhtlm 1111-1-ts l1i4wv4-lily ill the lt:liW2ll'llSViIlt4 Vtlllllllllllilj' llmlsn-. Sill1'I' thv lt 11111 1111 111111111 hr 1 111 1111 Ill Ulllil has Illlll with 111st flllfklllililtitlll. lllllilllf'0llS SllC'l't'S!4 ' " 1 1 -' lllltx 'QIYXJ Urchestra Miss llridgc-s. l.v:11h11' 11411111-0 111 :ln--u -1--- ------:r -i-T1GERfL----- Girl Scouts Troop II Ruth Whiteside ----- President Margaret Baird - Secretary Muriel Schmollinger - Treasurer Miss Adams - - - Captain .ln--up--nu-un-uu1 11-1- -111- I L 1 9 2 6 i-fl1lI-- - -- 1 - - Seventy-Two + -if ---- - 1-----TIGER-m --------- .1-.21-K+ Senior Kid Party The Seniors decided to rejuvenate themselves a bit, for one night. The idea was gleefully accepted by the girls, each of whom cut several years off her age, and several inches off her skirt. But, according to Miss Benner, Dean of Girls, the rejuvenation was a little too complete, and the girls were requester! to regain a little of their lost dignity. This caused quite a dis- cussion, because after all, it was rather fun to be young again. After a short time, however, every girl added a little to her age, by lengthening her skirt and rolling up her stockings. On the whole, the party was fun. The Seniors played a "football" game. A lunch was served consisting of soda-pop, sandwiches, and an immense peppermint stick. After lunch, the rest of the evening was spent in dancing, until the children were finally sent home to bed tpresumablyl. H allowe' en Party X The annual Hallowe'en Party was held in the Gym this year. To be absolutely truthful, it was more or less of a fizzle. It was not due, however, to any fault of the faculty, who did all they could to make it a success. It was due mainly to the kids themselves, who either failed to attend or acted like sticks if they did. A course in dancing for the boys of E. H. S. would not be far amiss. Prizes were given for the most unusual costumes. Jimmy Flagg, Hedwig Fahrig and a family group consisting of: Wilma Gerfen, Frances Stokes, Margaret Moorman, Mildred Phelan, and Gertrude Stieren received prizes. For eats we had apples, cider and doughnuts. . The Art Exhibit This year an Art Exhibit was held in the High School for the benefit of the public. The pictures were secured from the Elson Art Pub. Co., Mass. A number of good pictures were obtained and were hung in the main hall of the building. A contest was held among the various High School organizations in the ticket sales. The winner received a picture free of charge. This contest was won by the High School Orchestra. The pictures displayed were certainly very good ones and were an education in themselves. Despite this fact, the exhibit did not prove to be a financial success. -------------- 1926--------------w - - ------nr Seventy-Three .g...-.... .. - 5..4..-......-.. Seventy-Four ---------:ffTIGER---------------- -nf Many pictures were given the school by individuals, High School organiz- ations and clubs. These pictures and their donor are as follows: Hailing the Ferry-The Monday Club. The Acropolis at Athens-Trefon Siampos. Sir Galahad-The Hiking Club. The Rheims Cathedral-The Public Speaking Class. A Dash for the Timber-The Football Squad. The Boyhood of Lincoln-The Orchestra. It was hoped that several hundred dollars would be realized from the Exhibit whereby the school could purchase a large number of pictures, but as a result, were only able to secure three, these being: "In the Pasture." "Concord Bridge." "The Coming Storm." Football Banquet On December 3, at six o'c1ock, the cooking class gave a banquet to the football team, in the lower corridor of our High School. Invitations were issued to all football men who had practiced the entire season. After the banquet had been served, Lauretta Gerne rendered several popular selections on the saxaphone with her accompanist, Hedwig Fahrig. Mr. Krumsiek acted as toastmaster and congratulated the team on its good work throughout the season. He then called upon Mr. Ford who had cleverly revised Lincoln's Gettysburg Address into terms of football. Coach Blodget was next called upon and gave a brief history of football, contrasting the game of today with that of twenty years ago. This concluded the program and, after singing "Dear Old High," everyone was dismissed. Since the banquet was a very successful one, Miss Heffron and her cooking class deserveba big vote of thanks for their good work. It shows that the girls, as well as the boys, appreciate a team of champions. Chamber of Commerce Banquet On the night of December 16, a banquet was given the football team by of Commerce. The banquet is given annually in appreciation services and the whole football squad was present. the Chamber of the teams' Mr. J. C. the principal Higgins, Head Football Coach of Washington University was speaker of the evening and he told a series of stories concern- ing the game. His assistant coach, Mr. Marquard also gave a short speech. were introduced by Mr. Gueltig who presided at the dinner. program who gave talks were Mr. A. Bothman, president of the The speakers Others on the C. of C., Superintendent C. F. Ford and Coach Blodget. Principal W. W. Krumsiek gave a talk on the eligibility of athletfs and prcsented the letters to the team. Captain Ax and Captain-elect Clyde Bothman gave responsive speeches. ----1-------L1192e-------------- +.-..----.------------.- ------ -F TIGER? ------ -----.------...--.-li Green Stockings "Green Stockings" was presented under the direction of Miss Stevens. The proceeds were to be used to purchase instruments for the organization of a High School Band. The cast were, in order of their appearance: Madge, Mrs. Rockingham ,.............................,....... ..,,... L uella Klein Evelyn, Lady Trenchard ..,....,,.,...,,...,.........,.....,....... e,v,,.... E mily Berner Aunt Ida, Mrs. Chisholm Faraday of Chicago .,.4.................. Irene Smith Martin ,.,.............................,.........................,,.......,..,..,...,...... Richard Wifdey Phyllis Faraday ......... ......... B eulah Brunworth Bob Tarver ............... .,.....,...,.... R obert Baird James Raleigh ........ .........w.. C harles Spilman Henry Steele ..........,. ...,,.... R obert Williamson William Faraday ....... ...,..,.............. N elson Voss Admiral Grice ........ . .... ....... T homas Rutherford Celia Faraday ...........,.... , .............. Frances Bohm Colonel John Smith ,.,................,,,...............................,........ Albert Tuxhorn The play was cleverly prcsented. Frances Bohm, as Celia, the self- sacriiicing sister who decides to have a love affair of her own, was delightful. Junior Tuxhorn was also good as the much-discussed Colonel Smith. It is really unfair to give particular mention to any of the cast, because they were all practically perfect. Athletic Benefit Picture "The Street of Forgotten Men," a Paramount Elm, starring Percy Mar- mont, Mary Brian, and Neil Hamilton, was given at the Wildfy Theatre for the benefit of the Athletic Association. Junior Carnival The Juniors gave an "athletic" carnival on February 23rd. Various contests were held during the first part of the evening. Among these were a scooter race, in which many lost their balance as well as their dignity, and an obstacle race. Prizes for athletic skill were nwardrd to Miss Ernest, Mr. Blodget and Mr. Dahm. To refresh the mighty "athletes," hot dogs and soda pop were served. As the Juniors have a reputation for serving good "eats," the party was well attended. The rest of the evening was spent in dancing. Most of the music was furnished by I.ala Ryder. ,l..:.::......- -.... .,......-.:- .71 - -..T 1 9 2 6 4.. -... - ..... - -,-,,.,,,,,,,,.,,,, Seventy-Five ju-nu-u- 5---H ----M-------- -N-TIGER---H ------- -- + F reshman-Sophomore Party The Freshmen and Sophomores held their annual party in the gym, March 23, under the supervision of Miss Logan and Mr. Dahm. There were a large number in attendance. The kids were divided into tive groups to represent different makes of cars. Each group performed stunts and prizes were awarded the winning cars. Soda pop and cookies were served. An excellent five-piece orchestra furnished music for dancing. S ophronias' Wedding The play, "Sophronias' Wedding" was given by the Girl Scouts in the Junior High School auditorium on the night of March 11. The play was cleverly given and was a great success. The costumes worn by the cast were made in the same style as those worn in the latter part of the nineteenth -century. The play consisted of three acts and between acts selections on the piano were given by Beulah Brunworth and Lala Ryder. The proceeds of the play go to finance the girls expense at camp this summer. The Tattletale The Tattletale, a monthly paper published by the Sophomore English classes, was introduced this year and its success need not be mentioned. Under the able direction of Miss Gewe the paper has enjoyed a steady progress and from the offset has increased its circulation. The purpose of the Tattletale is to chronicle the events of the school year, so they may be brought clearly to the student body. Every member of the Sophomore English classes partakes in the working up of the paper and through this work they receive the necessary training along these lines. Starting with four pages in the first issue, the publication now contains six pages with excellent chances of even increasing further. Through the courtesy of the Edwardsville Intelligencer, the paper is printed on their presses and saves the Sophomoris an added expense. With such profound interest manifested ,iii the paper and with the con- tinuance of hard work by the Sophomores the paper will no doubt become larger. The Tattletale staff consists of six members, who are: Hadley Sager ....,,.................................,...........,.,...............,.... Editor Edward Sooy ........, Helen Morgan ....,...... Charles Spillman ......., Robert Williamson ....,... Miss Gewe .................. Seventy-Sta: 1926 ...........Sport Editor ........Society Editor .....Press Foreman Business Manager ...Faculty Advisor Junior Play, TIG E Razz: .... - ... .. .. - -..-...Q The Junior Play, "A Pair of Sixes" is being directed by Miss Stevens. who has selected several clever Juniors for the cast. The play will be given April 13, at the Wildey Theatre. The characters in order of their appearance are: Sally Parker-Stenographer for Eureka Digestive Pill Company .,.,.,.. Schneider Krorne-Bookkeeper for same company ......... ........... E lmer Taake Office Boy .............................................................. .,............ P aul Hess Shipping Clerk ,..........,.......l............................. .ll.... K arl Hammock Mrs. George P. Nettleton ............,. ........... A deline Kriege Mr. George P. Nettleton ..,.,,......,..... ........ C harles Erspamer F. Boggs-His business partner .,...... .......... M ichael Duffy Tony Toler-their salesman ........... .....l............ R oy Fruit Miss Florence Cole .....,............ .....,.,..,.. L auretta Gerne Mr. Applegate ..............,,,,....... .......... B ruce Fiegenbaum Thomas J. Vanderbolt ................ ......... B ernard Skalanzunos Coddles-an English maid ........................................................ Arlene Long SYNOPSIS OF SCENES Act I-Offices of the Eureka Digestive Pill Company, in New York City. Act II-Home of Mr. Nettleton. Two weeks later. Act III-Same as Act II. One week later. Senior Play The Senior Play "Adam and Eva," a comedy in three acts, will be given at the Wildey Theatre, May 11. The play is being directed by Miss Martin. An excellent cast has been chosen, many of whom helped make the Junior Play a success last year. The characters are as follows: James King-A rich man .,...,..................,.,...........,......... Herbert Dustman Corinthia-his parlor maid.,.1 ........ ........... H azel Bollman Clinton DeWitt-his son-in-law ............ ....... A lbert Tuxhorn Julie DeWitt-his eldest daughter ......., ...,..... E Ima Blixen Eva King-his youngest daughter ............. .,,.,.. D evera Rotman Aunt Abby Rocker-his sister-in-law ....... ......... I rma Levora Dr. Jack Delameter-his neighbor ......... ............ L eo Ochs Horace Pilgrim-his uncle ....l................................... ....,..,.. N elson Voss Adam Smith-his business manager ......................... Lord Andrew Gordon-his would-be son-in-law ............. .. ... - -.-.......-... ---- ..- 1 9 2 6 ....- ,- .. .......Clarence Ax .....Robert Baird - - .-..-.....-..p Seventy-Seven + TIGER + 3Q..L.u.4.GL,. .- "-fr 1 9 2 6 -" Seventy Ezght lx il? ---L ------ ..-TIGERL.: ----- ------- . .-,.,, Publication Editor .,.,..........,.........,,.,.......,,,..,..,,.....,...,.,,.,.,.,.,.,...... Jos. H. Stokes Business Manager ..................... .,,......., M aurice E. Fruit Associate Editor ....,.....,..............,. ........ M ary E. Sebastian Assistant Business Manager ......,. ........,........... L eo Ochs Athletic Editor .........,........-.i.,,...,, .......,,........... C larence Ax Calendar Editor ....,.,.. ......,....... C ioleta V. Mindrup Joke Editor ...,......... ..,..... C Ihurchill Richardson Art Editor .......,. ......,...... G eorge L. Macha Art Editor ..,..,,,.,., ,....,, F rances J. Bernasek Sales Manager ..,,.... .........,.,.......................... C . Richard Wiedey Editorials The 1926 "Tigel'." lt. is with a feeling of relief that we, the 1926 Tiger Staff, offer this volume for the approval or disapproval of the student body. The merits and dernerits of the book can be judged by those who read it. We offer no apology. It has been our goal to produce an annual worthy of the school that it is to represent. Starting work immediately after election, the staff first decided upon the general idea that was to be carried throughout the book. Ideas are necessarily limited because of the financial conditions which we must un- dergo. Quality rather than quantity appealed to the staff, and the best that could be obtained was used to carry this out. Correct classification and un- prejudiced viewpoint, and proper recognition of deserving parties were our principles. The stat? is proud of the fact that it introduced a number of new although perhaps expensive featuresg that it has done its work to the bcst of its ability. Friends in Need In editing an annual, a great deal of extra help must be secured in order to work up the book. All the copy must be typed before it is sent to the printer, and help in arranging thc pictures is necessary. Write-ups of various class activities must be secured. This year most of the typing was done by two members of the StafI', namely, Coleta Mindrup and Frances Bernasek. This represented a large amount of work, and they have certainly done their part in making the annual a success. The photography this year was done by Mr. Loewen. He also helped us materially in all other picture work, and was never too busy to enlighten us on things we were not certain of. All the pictures were highly satis- factory, and will appear tirst class in the annual. Good photo-:raphy always adds to the merits of a bookg Mr. Loewen has done his task well. The various write-ups, which the staff had to rely on others to do. were well done. The articles were well written, and contain good reading material. It is this school co-operation which always goes a long way in making any annual a success. Other friends who helped us during the year and whose work we appre- ciate greatly, are: Albert Tuxhorn, Irma Levora and Esther Barnett. -------------- 19261----------------------is Seventy-Nine ,..................-......-..- -..-.....-., T1 G E R ,.....a. ..... - -.- ....., Calendar September: School opens. Mobs of Freshies, etc., throng the halls of the new school. Much wild scrambling and searching for rooms. Seniors alone move in serene dignity. -9. No school in afternoons because of intense heat. School all day due to rain and change in temperature. New slickers much in evidence. Girls meeting. Plans made for weiner roast for new girls. Senior meeting. Elect officers. Tiger staff chosen. Football practice in full swing. Ed. Suhre slept in English class but was suddenly awakened by Miss Martin. Weiner roast for new girls postponed. Harry Jones leaves school- Reason? ? Class rings and pins arrive. The very sight of the new rings and pins arouses the Freshies to new interest. First pep meeting in home rooms. Cheer leaders, "Aus" and "Spindle," elected. Football game here with Wood River. Rain! What's the dif? We won, 13-0. ' Girls Weiner roast in American Legion Park. October: Football game at Troy. Second victory. 28-0. 6. A stool is broken ill the cooking room by one of the weaker HJ sex. Senior Class meeting. Pictures discussed. 7-8-9. Teachers institute. Hot Dawg! Game at Kirkwood. We lost, 16-0. "Jug" is limping around with a broken collar bone. Yes it happened Saturday. Adeline shows grace on the slick board walk while running to her machine. Hiking club have candy pull. Sticky time. Mr. Gunn got shot this morning. Twenty-seven cents worth. Senior Kid Party. No more rolled socks for the Senior girls. What about the boys? e---- ---------- 4------1926--' ----- ------ Eighty +11-m n-n1nq1n1nn 1111 n- G E R -nil 11-1-1111111 nits Pep meeting. Speeches by coach and Captain Ax. Game at Alton next day. Hurray! E. H. S. 20-Alton 0. Another short pep meeting. Esther Barnett resumes studies after six weeks of absence. Report Cards! ! The best is yet to come. Game at Belleville. E. H. S. 6-Belleville 7. Hallowe'en party announced for Friday evening. How many Seniors will dress as kids? -28. Regulation of style in clothes, seems to be Miss Benner's and Mr. Krumsiek's pet hobby. Many Senior class rings are sent back to the company to be refinished. Lloyd Herder creates a, sensation in class by his old fashioned shoes. High School Hallowe'en party was not such a success this year. We had good eats but that is about all we can say for it. Football game here with Litchfield. Fine weather and fine crowd for fine game. E. H. S. 14-L. H. S. 0. November: Preparations under way for Art Exhibit. -5-6. Miss Stevens absent. Mrs. Akers tMiss McClure! takes her place. Senior rings and pins come back all bright and shiny once more. Pep meeting. "Beat Collinsville" that's our motto. Mr. Gunn gives us a speech. Armistice Day. No school. Game with Collinsville. Score 16-6. Best game in recent years. Plenty of pep. Parade headed by Concert Band. Added excitement caused by "Marg" Baird losing her shoes and "Beezie" Gable biting t?J the mud. Another pep meeting with short talks from Coach, Mr. Krumsiek, and several stars of the game. Scrubs given a cheer. Friday the 13th. Light Horse Harry and Duck Blake, inspired by the "Pony Express" depart for parts unknown. E. H. S. takes Jerseyville in camp. Score 13-7. "Fiegy" loses a tooth and much sleep. First fire drill. Word received from the cowboys. "Back Home and Broke," not only spiritually but financially. Pep meeting. Game with Granite which places the Orange and Black in first place. The final score was 16-0. Why didn't we have a pep meeting? Quin- n-nu1uu1n-n-uu-un-n--no1nl- 1 9 2 6 3111x141-n1nn1an1au1uu1 :n1uu1as1:lnu1on:si Eighty-Onc g......-..- .ln--n-1-.11. --11111,1-, M- 20. Big party with pep meeting. The Charleston being an added at- traction. 26-27. Thanksgiving holidays. 30. Between football and basktt ball seasons, "Spindle" has plenty of time to have Chicken Pox. - "Ray" Berry takes an extended sojourn in the hospital. DECQITIUSTI 1. The play, "Green Stockings" is huge success. Frances Bohm stars. You would make a fine soldier, "Tux". 3. Fire gong! ! How did it happen Gordon? 5. Traveling trophy awarded to school by Principal H. G. Schmidt of Belleville. 8. Junior class organized. Officers elected. Girl Scout supper and entertainment. A 8--9. Senior class pictures are everywhere, it seems. 9. "Spindle" returns to school. Warren Harris has slight t'!J fall in English class when the two legs of his chair slipped. 11. First basket ball game here with Mascoutah. E. H. S. 30-M. H. S. 13. Fine start. 16. Chamber of Commerce gives Football boys a banquet. Coach Higgins and Dr. Marquard speak. 18 Game at Wood River. Another victory for E. H. S. 14-8. Many rooters for the Orange and Black. 22 Miss Stutzer gives lecture to Senior typewriting classes, on swearing. How did she get wise? 23. Christmas programme. Short talks by Reverend Otto and Reverend Holloway in rooms 203 and 204 respectively. Good musical numbers and readings. Game at Central High, St. Louis. We lost. 23-16. Christmas Holidays begin tomorrow. 31. Game here with Alumni. V-i-c-t-o-1'-y spells victory for E. H. S. 26-16. January: 4 Ho, Hum! Back to the old grind. 8. Pep meeting and game with O'Fallon. Again we win. 18-3. 11. "Ray" comes back to school. 12. IC. H. S. learns new yell. Special bus fails to bring home the bacon. Collinsville 18-Edwardsville 11. We are good losers. Eighty-Two TIG ER-M ------- .-----------H '-"E --------- -------- 1 9 2 6 IQ -------- -----n-------me ilqinglnninni nllgiglilu- TIGERLH --------- H-------Q-H1 What's this we hear about a Sophomore paper? Many accompany team to Alton. 27-9 in our favor. Sophs publish their first "Tattletale." Public Speaking Class takes charge of the pep meeting. Mr. Krumsiek, Coach, Mr. Gunn, Captain Young, Mr. Ford and the cheer leaders, were impersonated by mtmbcrs of the class. - The pep meeting has its effects. Granite 13-Edwardsville 27. How many did you get out of? That's the question. 22. Semester exams. Crowded gym, lots of pep and a wonderful game. Collinsville 13- E. H. S. 20. Just one more victory added to our list. This time our dish is Green- ville. 17-16. No school. Teachers seal our doom. Report cards. First day of new semester. Our new teacher Mr. Dahm givcs a talk at pep meeting. Again we have the biggest score. Wood River 9-Edwardsville 18. One of our classmates prefers wedding brlls to school bells. Defeated for the third time this season. Mt. Olive 17-E. H. S. 13. Shupack stars. B chi nary: What is thc twentieth amendment, Mr. Dahm? Alton comes here for another trouncing. Alton 10-E. H. S. 30. One of our faculty shows the after-effects of the night before by sleep- ing in sixth period assembly. Leo Ochs proves oratorical powers in speech on banking. Victory over Belleville puts us in first place. 17-6. Jerseyville's dark cloud proved to have a silver lining for them. J. H. S. 17-E. H. S. 8. Granite tries the'old stalling gag. It didn't mean much. Granite 13- Edwardsville 17. Senior meeting. Decided upon caps and gowns and COII1II18IlCf'll1Cllt announcements. The Bothman twins take a remarkable speed test, both having two errors and each ending on the same word. Game here with Madison, 21-5 in favor of E. H. S. Second issue of the "Tatt1etale" is published. Lloyd Bean snores in third hour study hall and is awakened by Miss Logan. E. Il. S. plays poorly against Staunton. Results-19-15 in Staunton's favor. +n-n- u-- no-no-n-n-nu-n1nu-an-n1n1u: 1 9 2 6 :l1n1n1n-un-an11a-nuxun-un1un1nu-SILnu4u1of Eighty- Three -to--H ------------- TIGER? -------- -- 22. Girls council gave dinner for boys council. ' 23. Juniors have keen party. Mr. Blodget and Leon Weber win Scooter Race. 26. Defeated Jerseyville for basket ball championship. 18-12. 'Ray! March: 2. Who would think that one of the Seniors would ask Miss Stutzer if a girl was called "Miss" after she was married? Odd but true. 4. All pepped up for the tournament at Collinsville tonight. We beat Belleville 20-15. 5. No school this afternoon so we all went to Collinsville to see the team wallop Jerseyville 15-11. 6. We play in semi-finals against the famous Lebanon team. Lost their fame during the game by a. score of 24-11. Collinsville and E. H. S. clash in the finals. Collinsville won in the last quarter after a hard fight. 24-19. 11. Girl Scouts give "Sophronias' Wedding." 15. Third issue of the "Tattletale." 17. St. Pa.trick's Day. Parly given for Mid-Year girls. 18. Group pictures taken for "Tiger." School was dismissed for those not appearing on pictures. 19. We played a noon-day game with Mt. Olive in the Washington U. tourney. Mt. Olive 23-E. H. S. 16. 22. Tiger work "rushed" Lot of work for the typists. 23. Freshman-Sophomore party. Excellent music was furnished by the famous "Chalky Mine-run Zizzlersf' 26. Junior Play cast are hard at work. 29. Dean Scott from Illinois College talks to Senior class about college courses. Cast for "Adam and Eva" selected. 31. Another Senior class meeting. This time the speaker is the president of Blackburn College. April: 1. April fool! 2. Tiger editor takes book to the Springfield printer. I'lI say we're glad. .g...... ....-- .------- . Z 1 9 2 6 --.- Ml ---- ..-...-......... - E 'ig h tjIl1F 0141 91-n --------:.-iifT1GER-m------as-----ei--.Q Do You Remember- A The growth of education in Edwardsville has been one of steady progress. Today we have one of the finest school buildings in the state, a real center of learning. But, let us go back to the olden days, when education had hardly gained a foothold, and trace the development to the present time. The first school in this locality was probably started in 1807, and taught by .Ioshua Atwater. ln 1818 a school known as Ebenezer was opened, about a mile southeast of Edwardsville. In 1829 school was taught in a building in the rear of the old Tuxhorn Opera House. This was probably the first school in Edwardsville proper. The question of separate schools for boys and girls had been freely discussed during the time filled by the first teachers and it was thought that the sexes should be separated. The Madison Academy had been chartered by the legislature in 1819, and under this act a frame building was erected and school opened. But the school flourished so that in a short time both girls and boys attended and the boys' school was admitted to be a failure. In the Thirties another school was opened and proved so successful that after a. time the school in the academy failed. The academy, however, was later taken over by Samuel Allord and flourished under his management. The yfar 1857 probably ended the tuition system and the beginning of frce schools. The first record of a school board is found in 1858. The schools had held their sessions in the basement of the old Methodist church, and in a. building in "lower town." The need of a new school building had become urgent, but the district had no grounds nor means to provide for lt. At an election in September 1858, the question to purchase a site and erect a school, the cost not to exceed 5S6,000, was voted on, and carried. In June of the succeeding year the site was selected and the deed closed in July 1860. It was ncessary, however, to borrow 510,000 for the erecting of the building, and the loan was made. The structure was completed on July 1, 1864. In April 3, 1873 an election was held in pursuant to the statutes for the election of a school board of six members and resulted in the selection of M. C. Dale, B. E. Hoffman, J. A. Prickett, Fritz Iscnsee, C. T. Cook and William Fiegenbaum. M. C. Dale served as President and C. T. Cook as Secretary. 1 p It was thought that the three story building would provide ample room for the number of students attending school, but enrollment increased each year and again brought about crowded conditions. The need of another building became necessary and a petition was circulated about and signed by two-thirds of the voters authorizing the erection of a new school and at the election held on July 2, the board was given power to issue bonds to the amount of S4,000. The contract was let and before the end of the year, the building known as the primary school was completed. --i- - - 4 - - ,- - 1 9 2 cf, ml - - -1 4 ------ ---------- ff Eighty-Five +........ .- -----------eTIGER-f-H---------- The basements of two churches and a private residence were necessary to accommodate the pupils attending school so still another building was necessary. An election was held for this purpose and the new school plan was defeated. The first principal in the New High School was M. B. Sherman. Those who servrd afterwards were: P. P. Rider, H. H. Keebler, William Florin, Chas. S. Stratton, J. N. Dewell, S. H. Brown, George F. Miner, J. M. Park- inson. , As education increased a still larger school was necessary to accommodate the students. The project was discussed and it was finally decided to erect another building. This building was completed in 1912 and is today used as the Junior High School. The lirst superintendent in this school was Mr. C. F. Ford, who still holds the position. The building was erected by Joseph Kesl and Company and consists of three floors. Thus, we have the development of education in Edwardsvilleg a develop- ment that outlines the growth and interest in education through the various stages. Today we have approximately four hundred students attending High School and each year the enrollment increases. . gg.-......-.. Eighty-Sta: --C"o1irtesy of Chas. Iloesvlnensteln DO YOU REMEMBER THE OLD HIGH SCHOOL AND THE PRIMARY GRADES? -----2-f--.-fe 192e-------------- L-.K-..-., TIGERf'-H--H------- fBook IV jokes and Clfdverftisemen IESFD 1926 l-1 I E 2 -------1:-eT1GER-w-------------I---+ Joke Editor's Note: If you have heard m:.ny of thfse jokes before, a.nd are dissatisfied with your annual, just bring it to the joke editor in person and try and get your dollar four-bits back. THE FIVE OUTSTANDING JOKES OF THE YEAR 1. The Freshman Class. 2. The French Club. 3. Class Basket Ball. 4. The Boy's Council. 5. Harold Sparks. Guller: "Was your hair always that red, Lametta?" The Latter: "No, you sap, I had scarlet fever when I was a youngster, and that's where it settled." SAD, BUT TRUE "What is a perfect intinitive, Elmer?" asked Miss Martin. After several minutes of silence, she realized there was no Elmer in that class, so she called on some one else. Warren Harris thinks he's a detective now just because he ran down the heels on his shoes. He also thinks a miser is a lunatic that eats mice. At noon on Armistice day Capt. Ax happened to get at a table at May's with several Collinsville football men. "How will you boys like your steak done?" asked Mr. May. "Raw," roared Nichols. "Raw, Red, and Bloody," bellowed Gillespie, as he scowled at Ax. Then all eyes were turned toward the E. H. S. Captain. "Aw, Blazesf' thundered Hatchet, "drive in your cow and I'l1 cut off my own slice." It is rumored that Capt.-Elect Bothman is getting so aristocratic, that next fall he's going to call his signals in Roman Numerals. "Are you keeping a cow at your house now, Mrs. Keshner?" No. That's just Charles practicing on his saxaphonef' u Don't you think Mil Ahrens has an open countenance?" "Yes. All the time." "Eileen, you stood out on the porch quite a while last night, didn't you?" Why, mother, I only stood there for a second." "But, I am sure I heard a third and fourth." u "Who's that guy? A chimney sweep?" "Nope He's a Klansman from Granite City." Mrs. McAllister: "Young man, lights go out here at 10:30." Harry: "Suits nie." ----fa-------W 192e1+----------.-..-.. -"-if Eighty-Nine 'l' ,-..-,l .... . ...... TI G E R -..l-..-. .... 1 ..... J.:..-4. A SERVICE YOU CAN DEPEND UPON If you have tried iu all sorts of ways to get your r-leaning' clone properlyg have taken promise after promiseg have ellauged hope- fully froiu one cleaner to 2Lll0fl1Gl' Without S111-cess, your l'l'0lllJlCS have eucletl when you TELL 3l8R Our Truck Will Call Best Garment Cleaners 111 Purcell St. Edwardsville Wholesale Retail SCICHTHTHZX GUG D Stop at the J. G. Delicate F n Gr ri Vanzo Hotel a cy me es Best of Meals Satisfaetioil iu Groceries or Rllfllllll in Money I l l l l 1 323 St. Louis St. EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS Bell Phones: Main 31 or 458 Phone 876 R EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS +------- ----------- 1-we 1 9 2 6 1---- ----- - f ------ -------+ Ninety TIGER ..,,,...m,1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1,,.1.. ----- 1 9 2 6 1----Y ---------- --------H-----+ Ninety-On -ri if ------------ -1--QETIGE R- f--- - f--A - f1-' --------- - E. N. Mayo F, W, Shoes oolworth Co. If jfs new We have if If we have it itis new OUP Highest Price Ten Cents llmno Made Uzuldivs :md i1f'ff'if1'ffm'1 The Fountain Season is on 'cfmm Ben Wood . Main at Vandalia. Kmg Bee Candy Kitchen GEO. P. COUKOULTS, Prop. tb- - -'u:1:H:--"-H"-"'-"'-"'-H"-"'-H"1'- "" f 1 9 2 6 r '1" -"H: - - - - - - - - - - - N UT + -------- TIGER-"Iii ---------- -I--f SOME FILMS WE'VE SEEN Manslaughter-Collinsville Game The Kid from Powder River-Staniill Day Stanllll The Covered Wagon-Fruit's Ford Stage-Struck-Dee Rotman The Midshipman-Junior Tuxhorn Back Home and Broke-Blake and Rutherford Rendezvous-Ballweg and Barnett Call of the Wild-Orchestra The Roughneck-Ralph Buchta Red Hot Tires-Shep's racer The Freshman-'Nuff said! Peter Pan-"Satchel" The Unholy Three-Herder, Gerber, and Werre Curlytop-Lyle Chambers Little Annie Rooney-C. A. M. The Shiek-D. R. B. The Wanderer-Any prep on the first day at school Flaming Youth-W. E. D. The Dictator-V. M. B. Just Suppose-Gerber should graduate THE FROSH I wonder if ever in history, "The Frosh" were hailed with delight. If ever the Seniors acknowledged Thatfreally this class looks bright" If ever the Juniors commented Upon their greatness--in size, Or if ever the Sophs admitted That "these guys didn't act too wise" SONG HITS-OLD AND NEW Let Me Call You Sweetheart-Junior Tuxhorn to Lucy Gillespie Angry-All of us upon receiving our report cards I'll Have to Do it All Over Again-Aus Shupack when he flunkvd ou' Want a Little Lovin'-Mabel Jones Sweet and Low-Bull reciting English The Original Two-Time Man-Ed Suhre Five Feet Two, Eyes of Blue-Joe Johnson I Love Me-"Butch" Dustrnan Oh! Boy! What a Girl-Marie -Kubicek llow Can I Leave Thee-Class of '26 I'n1 Going to Charleston back to Charleston-Marion Wotier Follow the Swallow-Spindle Fruit. Collegiate-"Shep" That Old Gang of Mine-Mabel, Hazel, Adeline and Eileen I Wonder Where My Baby is Tonight-Doc Heidingcr Show Me the Way to G0 Home-Ed Obert ------------ 1926---------------------------if Ninety-Three in--1 ------ .-.. Q TZ. Ilia- G E Rfllilili-. 5 y gm - Vf nn limg frfl l i W NVITIE lug',.i:" mlm-. 1 Put Part Away XVIIUII you get you1'111o11- vy, XVllCtll01' weekly or lnulltlnly, pay yoursclf first by llllffillg' part of if in :ln Savings Ar-4-ouut. 'l'l101'0 will bc ax day When flliii mmwy umy lll021,11 'ru you H10 dif'fl,'l'0llff0 bo- iwovll Sll1'1'l'SS zuld fail- um-. Zieglg6VAI?,DSVlLLll2 Only National Bank in County Seat Q---------H ------------ 1 9 2 6 -w-- - - - N inety-Four .,.-..1-...4..-Q?..-HIT G E R L,,.4L..-..IllRIi ' '-"' 'v'A QUALITY ABOVE ALL I-lerff-Jones Company DESIGNERS AND MANUFACTURERS OF School and College Jewelry INDIANAPOLIS Jewelers to Edwardsville High School ----M--H+---M ----we 1 9 2 6 1-1 ---- ----+5 H+Lf-f------------- if ? - - - nl.--I-1. -1------- -- - -un- T1 G E R .......... HERE'S SUCCESS TO E. H. S. 'Pho Co1o1f01'c11c+c Cl1zu11ps in Football and Basketball L0t's get bchiucl the Tozuu in ovcrytlliug Yours for C011ll11ll0Ql Glory Palace Store Co. The Biggest and Best in the City Glover Leaf Dairy ' fllovc-1' lqrallf lim- fll'02l.lll l,2lSl0lll'lZOLl Milk and All llzliry Proclurts Our Trucks Deliver to Your Door Phone 185 113 E. Vandalia EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. Wm- boliovo 1hut no other group of nu-u or young lll0l1 appreciate high quality in dress more than do our Eclwzlrclsvillo high school young 111011. 'llll0l'0ll01'0, again, we l'0Illllltl you of tho place to buy the utmost in quality- lIn1't-Sclmffllvx' mul Marx Clothes l'o-Opcwativv and Walkovor Shoes Intcrwovcu Socks Mallory llalts lllilllllilliilll Shirts um! Uuderwezu' IZHEEIIZD Sl' W. W. Warnock 81 Go. fx-M -- W-H -------- 1- - 1 9 2 cf, Ninety-Siar up--lu -In "P ---n--Q ------ TIGER-H ------- ---.-- ..14.1...1 1:11 Mr. Krumsiek: "StanGll Day Staniill just beat nic in tennis, 6-0, 6-U." Miss Martin: "How 1ovely." Edna Faust: "Shall we waltz, Bud?" Levora: "It's all the same to me." Edna: "Yes, I've noticed that." G. W. M.: "But I say, Satchel, don't,you know that wolves come ln packs?" Satch: "That's nothingg so do camels." "I say, Clement, if I ate my father and mother, what would I bc?" "A cannibal, Bertram, of course." "Nay, dumb one, I would be an orphan." "I don't like your attitude, Edward Obert," said Mr. Krumsiek. "When I'm not here you're the laziest person in the school." Miss Heffron f arriving at the Granite football game at the beginning of the second halflz "What's the score, Albert?" "Nothing to nothing." "Good. I'm so glad I didn't miss anything." Farmer tat 10 P.M.J: "What's the matter: flat tire?" Muffled voice of Rich. Wiedey: "Heck, no! It' she was I wouldn't be here." Coach Cin tracklz "Did vou ever run the quarter and the half before?" Fresh: "Sure. I was a bell hop last summer." Miss Adams: "I have a rare old relic that I will bring and show you tomorrow. It's one of Caesars coins." Ben Richards: "I got some of Adam's chewing gum at home. Should I bring that?" ECHOES FROM A SHOE STORE football team was picked, Butch Dustman some new shoes. "I just can't get those shoes of mine on anymore, Martin." Martin S.: "Feet swelled, The day after the all-star happened into the store to get too ?" Lucy: "I like these Louis XIV shoes, but they're too tight." Ansel: "Let me show you some of our Louis XV shoes, then." 3'q1plgunll1-nlrllillvu-llilll1TZilA 1 9 2 6 flllllllill iiliil IITIQELIH N inety-S even -.n-..-..-..,- TI G E R-...-u.-.M.-..4. If Q H. W. LOEWEN Uffcial Photographer Class of 1 926 8 + - +o - ll1 i1 4i YIIEI-f TIG E R ff. l',i,T Chryslers Fours and Sixvs Sala-s :md Scrvim-cz Edwardsville Motor Co. Phone 974R Edwardsville, Ill. GDB S GQ GQUGUUU Colxllmlilm-MS 1 of INT Tho if I East Slde Coal Company H. P. S. Smith F111 Your flozll Oulu' 1? fe 3, 1 1'T.'1L'l"LT4',iiI'.'i 1 Q 2 6 Qvll-8141...-.. ---.--- .. ... - Z 'X ll 4, 4- --------1-EE-WTIGERMEE---------1- TRY M. Desmond Mfg. Co. FOR REAL PLUMBING AND HEATING- SERVICE Phone 84 Dodge el31'ot11Q1's M1mf1r1' Cars 611111121111 B1'tDfllLx1'S Trucks Q Tuxhorn For Snappy Service A. Miller SPOUTS SMOKE PIPE FURNAVES SKYLIGHTS METAL UEILINGS GENERAL REPAIRING Co. Tin XLVu1'k, FIIEIIHQC XVOPIQ --'--------------H----H-N--M ---' - ---- ---2--:-'-'---- 1 9 2 cf, O H ndrvd .md VCI1t1lZlt1Hg -uu1un-l1un1.m1un1u1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1. ---------1 TI G E R ----- K1 ---.- +4 Cassens: "Smells like you had chicken at your house today." Nelson: "Naw. Mom's cleaniu' my Sunday vest." Dolphus Werre found a dead cat in his coupe in front of Ballweg's last Tuesday night. He was about to throw it in the gutter when he saw Officer Mead. waddling down the street. "I found this in my Ford, John," he said, "what should I do with it?" "Well,'Q pondered the copper, "you just take it to the police station, and il' it. is not claimed within three months it's yours." Elizabeth Gable: "I want a seat near the stage for the Junior play." Thelma Schwartz: "Sure What row do you want?" Elizabeth: "Don't get so fresh." Lloyd: "The doctor told me last year that if I didn't quit smoking, Pd lose my mind." Mabel: "Why His His His His His Her His His Her His Her Her ller His His didn't you stop, Tilly?" NOTED FOR-- feet-Bob Sheppard ears-Mooney Hartman laziness-Ed McLean ambition-W. DesChamps Harris fours-Bobby Baird quietness-Bernice Keiner dates-Ladimir Aubrecht athletic ability-Joe Johnson good grades-Mil Ahrens "Charleston"-Ed Roubinek shyness-Ame Blixen wildness-Mary Whiteside soberness-Dot Gerfen Irish-Ans Shupack orations-eClyde Bothman Hard work--Tiger Staff Ilis Ilis ller Iler Iiis Ilis Ilis Ilis liis Iiis ller llis llis ller llis Ilis Iiis ller -----ff 19261----1 name-Bernard ilgnatiusl Skalandzunos hatred for girls-"Neb0" Weidey gracefulness-Marie Kubicek hatred for boys-Virginia McKittrick importance-Fat Dustman squawkingkNelson Senn public speaking abilities-George Machu bashfulness-"Jug" Fruit class popularity-Earl Rant sissiness-Dick Sehnert hardnrss-Miss Martin soda jerking-Joe Stokes marksmanship-Spindle Fruit line of chatter-Coleta Mindrup shieking ability-Boll Buckley smallness-Junior Tuxhorn hash slinging ability-Trefon Siampos hair-"Red" Cowan - - 1 1 -ul-uu1nu1ll1ul-IAF One Hundred One f-1--H ---- M L---If--M A A TTIGERT ' - ---- -----U E .lOe Rotman Adolph Frey Dealer in Ulotliiiig, Dry Goods Shoes f'U0'CE I FRESH Mcifs Fl1l'll1Sll1llQ'S AND SALTEIJ MEATS, c'HIcfKENS, HARD, The only place that 5: CHEESE Saves You Money E 227 N. Main St. WORDEN, ILL. Phone Main 62 :mm A IIOTZ 1,AmmER WILL MAKE Yoi' GIMIDIJIGRA TAILORS AND CLEANERS Eveiytlliiig to Build Anytliing Service Always Lil-31838312 Snappy Tailoring Better Cleaners fi Phone 202 212 sm. Louis st QLI-n--H-----M----- Z 54 ------ ---- - 1 9 2 6 - ---- - -1-- -------- - - -.- 071114 Ilunrlrml Two - - - - -------1-4 TI G E Ra-tiQ-H- - - - - C6718 Home Stretch Wliilcr playing the game, play it fair. Getting tl1e right start is not difiieult but it's i1npo1'tant.' Then it's the steady pace that counts, and in the long run you will never make a better goal than a fat SAVINGS ACCOUNT. The pocket book and the bank book is a hard team to beat When they play together, Try the plan tl1at's easy, safe, and business like, and you will rob hard luek of its sting. Be a winner when you eonie clown the HOME STRETCH. Cmzens State Ea Trust Bank Edwardsville, Ill. The Home for Savings ---' ---- --fffT192e----u--------- -1- TIGER: iiil - iiii -L iiii L iiii --------- I - BEAUTY IS NOT BORN if lm l in lbs' .76 . MD I ff-ig i n A , N -S X 0 X MQW UN' .X X ' lil ?if.y It's made by the Nancy Jane Beauty Shoppe. VVl1C1'C you see a beautiful appearing' Wouiau the chances are she had beauty treatinents of the hair, head, face and skin at this establish- ment. Call and let us show you what We eau do. ancy Jane Beauty Shoppe Fifth Floor-Edwardsville National Bank Bldg. Edwardsville, Illinois Phone 889 Le Claire H. C. Dustman 1 cAsH Gnocmn Store II. II. WUIILIRRING, Mgv. Dealer in Fancy and Staple Groceries Groeeries and Fresh Meats anal Vegetables A Great lEeouou1y for All People at the Lowest flash Prices 218 Hillsboro Ave. EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS 2 EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS .n..,-......- ...1..-..r -yrei - - - - -P.-. Une If1L7Lll1'4.'ll Four 1 9 2 6 -"'-"I -------'-- :IT T' TI G E R j'f ll:-lt Wffl C J 1 926 :?--M--- + ffl - - - One Ilundrvd Five , 'lt - - - - - - - .l-.l-,..i,e TI G E R-,.-,.-..-,.- - - - - - -..-..-.... Madison County Mutual Automobile Insurance Co. 'Service That Serves - 306 Edwardsville Natio Phone 961 TELEPHONE 1 G. D. CASSENS 229 North Main St. HZHCHCHZP GllttC1'l1lg and Spouting Sheet Metal Steel Ceilings lilll'li,S Wzunn Air Furnaces .-..-.... .........- 1 9 2 6 0 H1llS nal Bank Building Burroughs 81 Whiteside Books, Stationery School Supplies Conklin Pens and Pencils -nu-ug1w1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 .-M ---+--..-- TIG 13 R- 1 -W ----. S: ..... ..1...f+ Guarantee Electric Co. ' .ICli'l'fl'll'2ll Supplies 41604 Bohm Building IF' IT'S M1-1 if Wllllffk-I ,l'l'l'llIg1,' Mavlmillc-l'y Yon Oilll mlvpc-nd on being s:1tis1'nutol'y fi-om start to finish Wm. C. Kriege and Company EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS GG Save Money HY BUYING FROM E. A. Keller Company Dealers in ll2ll'l1XV2l.l'0, Stoves, VVagonS, Ag'l'lf'llltlll'2ll lnlplenlents, Furniture and Rugs of all kinds. THE STORE OF GOOD SERVICE ll. N. BAIRD, Pres. ll. A. DIERKES, Sec.-Treas. EDWARDSVIL LE, - ILLINOIS .j4g:.....- - -...1..-.....t:,T .:.. .. .. .-..- Ucnnplinnznts of Mindrup Auto Service i 1 Q 2 6 -..-.. .- -' ------ ---- -..-..-.--..--.QE One H1mrl1'f'd Seven --A-M--Mlf-M---u---1--M--effefrTIGERew-f---M--i--M--1---H-----M--u--N Illinois Power and Light Corporation Q Our Purpose is To Serve and Please QD ELECTRIC GAS Phone 2-R U U0lll1JliHll'l1tS of Compliments of Borman Unique Barber Shop Restaurant - 1-'i fr- 1 9 2 cg r---H--M -1--?--f--f- - - + - -L TIGER-'H+-:L - -f- - - - - - - --I---Q Miss Ernest: "Milton, give a year allll the number of bails of cotton exported from the United States in that year." Milton S.: H1492-none." "I'n1 gonna ask Hap to marry me tonight, and if she refuses, they'll be dragging the creek for my dead body in the morning-but they won't find it." "And why not, Hatchet?" "Cause I'll be home in bed." "Earl, I heard that you took Genevieve riding last night, and you kissed her twice. How does that happen?" "Well, I really only kissed her once, but you see in about the middle of the evening my Ford hit a big bump in the road." Spindle: "Trefon, have you got any shredded wheat for my breakfast this morning?" Q Trefon: "No, we haven't." Spindle fin disgustlz "Well, that's the last straw." Mr. Gunn: "That's the fifth time you've looked on Tuxborn's paper, Ansel Shupack." Ansel S.: "Yes sir, he doesn't write very plainly." The way Bob McCormick sees it: A senior stood on the railroad track The train was coming fast, The train got off the railroad track And let the senior pass. "You have some raw material here," said Mr. Krumsiek as he started to censor the jokes. Miss Macnair: "Where do all the bugs go in the winter, Robert?" Robert Johnson: "Search me." "Do you think a permanent wave would improve my looks, Ruth?" "It's bound to, Ola." Mr. Gunn fexplaining a physics experimentjz "llere's a cup-porous, too." Ed. McLean and Ed. Suhre in chorus thalf asleepjz "Make it' two- four altogether." Joyce Bollman: "I saw you kiss sis last night." Shep: "Hm-m, I suppose you want a quarter." Joyce: "Nah. But I thought it would be no more than right to split the fifty cents with you that Dad gave me when I told him about it." Esther McLean: "This weather chills me to the bone." Marian Wotier: "Why don't you try wearing a wool hat." Milton Shupack: "Coach, could you tell me how I could learn to swim. maybe yet?" Coach: "Sure. Just jump in the water and start ta1king." -------------11926L11-----------------4 One Hundred Nine 'l' -I' - - - - L - - -.1-.0-11421.-..,.-....f G E RL.MIR-...ill.,..-,.........-..,-...... ... .. - - I SALES SERVICE M10 ON Herrin Motor Sales Phone 36 Edwardsville, Ill. DSC15555 C '0111p11111c11fS lg2ll'b0i'l10 S2llldXViCllCS of -Ht- 1 Edw. B. Smith's Place S111-ll Gzlsulillc M di I1 . . . . 3' SO County V AX'1ilf14,P11 111 Wllitlil' O11 Co. 110111 'hrxzurfm Gz11soli11e IN mm 'mr OUR PHONE 205 R tg Barbecue ' .----- W- .- .... 4. - 4' 4 - .... it 1 9 2 6 j..l,Q.lQ,..l.I -..,.1..,,..,.,,.....,.-..,,-.,,,1 - .. - - 1 O H ld! 1.-1.11 1 1 1 1 1 1...-..--......-I... G E R -...IQll1......-.. ------- -. -..-nl: For True 160011011137 in Qliuilding Use Brick Clloupm-st in The long run. Ask to soo our plan books :xml visit our display room on the 51l1 Hoon' of H10 Edwardsville National Bank Building Richards Brick Co. Edwardsville, Ill. CIC For l'30tfo1' ll011lCS D' 1 old Bros Buy ' leiuilxling Maxim-1'ials Fwd and Flow, at Stolze Lumber Co. Phone 68 309 St. Louis St. EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. -J' --------.-.. .-.z 1 9 2 6 -M ........ ..-..-,.......,.-.,-,,-,,5 One Hundred Eleven +f.........i...-.....Q.I.i'TlW- L - .. ZI'.L...Q.I..- G E RQLZHIL- 4 vlwn -nn-u- - - -n--lu-nu-u Ami KINIJS Ov- Let The Edwardsville and , , lival Estate Tallorlng Do your '1'a.il01'ing Cleaning and 0. A. BartIett8iSon 109 Purcell St. PHONE-694R ee -- Wm WAND F011 sERVIUE-- MAIN AT HILLSBORO imma saasawsa Schwartz THE HOME FURNISHER Victors, Brunswicks and Gulbransen Pianos 5----W-M ---------- - -i.-.-.,.- One Huizclwal 111111 1926 For Real Eats COME 'PO May's Restaurant The American Restaurant 146 N. Main St. EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS -.,,1,,,,1,...-i.n1.,,,1....1-ln... 1 1 1-lu1vnn-.,,1lm.-,i +-f---,-.--m-W---u----.-T155R-M-fm-----1-M---.--.--M---Q-.-.-Q On this page may be found the names of all the honest students in the Edwardsville High School. ,q2vif-4--'i.v-vvt,-Z., f v J? ' 4 'xfukflfvv :fx lvildllfrj-f,Q. f I L 'L14f2f 1. f 27 1""'fr3V-'X L: '11 f' 1 .' .L'f'ul,j I ,A , P'-15 X7 Kgyf N? I o ,fllaaxff '17 ff! , ' f ,i A ff ' 7 , . ,L 7 fl.,-7 64 , 2 +-------------------------+- 1 9 2 6 :-----------f----------:---s One Hundred Thirteen .E ----------- TIGER+f-1--H-f- ------- -- - ---f With Co111pli111e11ts of Ballweg 81 Barnett The Big Drug Store ' lddwardsville, Illinois 3U5QG G CHU Madison Store lVitl1 COIIIDHIIIOIIJES MM Edwardsville . . Dry Goods Plumbing 81 Heating Clgthing Shoes Edwardsville, Ill. lfilwlfilf l EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS sfo -------------- n-uf 1 9 2 6 Elullf lEl.um 0 H Z ll f +f-l-..1-J.4Y- I- L. ---L '- -.....JJ..- E R - vf.. --m ----------- nu-M1112 Bothman Motor Co. 1.1 NCCLN FORDSON CARS -TRUCKS - 'rmxcropes ' Autluwizod Sales and Service 306 West Vandalia, Street Phone, Main 602 EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. wcfmmcrmczmtm .wmxfzmmnwcvwaxrr Low cost Tr spor-tation Star Cars 4 and G OYHIIIICI' Types QQGQGUGUGGIZPQ-CIDQGGGGDL filll' Line El1I4ll"l'lili' WIRING ELEI"l'Rll,f hlGlI'l' l+'IX'l'URI'IS DELCO LIGHT l'l1AN'I'S ATWATER KENT RADIUS FRIGIDAIRE The ELECTRIC REFRIGERATION Fink Electric Supply Go. HUHI 223 N. Main St. LOCAL DEALER EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS j,......- - - I ..------. .-.T 1 Q 2 6 I ------- H-.--u--------..-..--.--nf. One Hu 11 fired Fiftcfn ------ :re - -it-M TIG 15 Ra- - :- A - - - - - - - --- , . , - . HARRY F. PALMER Bcttfl Clefullllil RoB'r. C. CUNMNGHAM for Less Money GUARANTEED ODORLESS Q 2 . FOR SERVICE CALL 401 ij: I 4 Peerless Cleaners 35 Skolly Whitt- lass d D Gasohne y Quality B111-Al'-C0 Mobil Oils 110 St. Louis St. Phone 115 W-St. Andrews and EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS Hillsboro 42811 t LOOK PLEASANT We cannot of course all be handsome Alld it's hard for us all to be good. We are sure, 11ow and then to be lonely And we don't always do as we should. V To be patient is not always easy, To be cheerful is much harder stillg ' i Iiut 't l st w n lw b l asant If awe iake ipczlnuramialiydss tliapt ewe will. 131 N' MAIN ST' And it pays every time to be kindly, Although you feel worried and blue. If you smile at the world a11d look cheerful The world will soon smile back at you. So try to brace up and look pleasant I' ll No matter how long you are downg . . Good humor is always contagious, You banish your friends when you frown. , ii Z..-,,,,-M, ,,,, -, ,,,, 1 ,,,, ,,.,,, ,,,,1 .. .. ..- -nn- 1 9 2 6 lun-n 11-1-1-1 1 - 1 1 in One Humlrccl Sizzftcfn 1 ..- 1 ..-n1.,.-..1.. eTIGER--L ------ B: ---- -T-1--1---+ ALL E. H. S. TEAM First Team Position Robert Sheppard ....... ....,.. F ront End ........ ........ Warren Harris ........ ..... F ishing Tackle ..... ..,...., Marie Kubicek ..... .....,... M ud Guard .... Charles Keshner .... ........ J umping Center ................ Robert Spillman .... ...,....., B lack Guard .. Bill Curtis ............. . ....... Block and Tackle ............... . Robert Baird ...,.. ..... B ack End ...... ......,. James Grace ..... ...... Bring Back Charles Keshner ...... ....... G et Back ...... Dick Sehnert' ....... ..... T ake Back .... Walter Guller ....... ,,..,.. H unch Back ....... ....... . Second Team Bob Johnson Harold Robert Hadley Harold Robert Hadley Harold Hadley Robert Harold Dishonorable mention: Earl Raut, Ed Fresen, Harold Stanfill.""" Disqualified as professionals: Robert Johnson, Hadley Sag iRedJ Spa rk 5 Johnson Sager Sparks Johnson Sager Sparks Sager Johnson Sparks Levora, Day er, Roy Fruit. 0 'noted for his passing. Nalso distinguished as a tennis champion. 5. .-.--.-. L rg 1 9 2 6 1 --.-- .:.. LI-..-..-......n.-.....2..-...S One Humlrerl Seventeen 4------H ---- -4 ------t .5 G E R -..-..- - - 4 ::..-..4..-..- 4: Compliments of G. W. BASSFORD Compliments of FERGY AND PERCY U43-U-' DR. WAYNE B. COX Glasses Suite 605-606 liilwnrilsville Nntionnl Bunk Bldg. Edwardsville, Ill. HENRY B. EATON Lawyer 405 Edwardsville National Bank Bldg. Phone 965 3387-lCH183f4Cf TERRY, GUELTIG AND POWELL Attorneys at Law Office, Stuggs Bldg. 132A N. Main St. Edwardsville, Illinois WM. M. DOEBLIN Real Estate and Insurance Room 2, Madison Store Bldg. Phone 897 Edwardsville, Illinois ?"""-"""-"'-""""""" -A" -.T - ""'T'f"T' Ona' Humlrwl Eighlwn G. F. PIERCE Battery Service Perry H. Hiles M. E. Newell Jesse R. Brown State's Attorney HILES, NEWELL 8a BROWN Lawyers Edwardsville and Alton, Illinois 0 Edwardsville National Bank Bldg., Phone 492 0 Alton National Bank-Building, Phone 870 Compliments of FRANK ZIKA ' Real Estate Insurance J. B. DALE Justice of the Peace ' Bell 425 Edwardsville I SPRINGER AND BUCKLEY Attorneys at Law E. C. SPRINGER : L. Il. UVCKLEY F. E. SPRINGER Edwardsville, Ill. TUXHORN Bnos. HARDWARE co. 1 9 2 6 ------------- - if ---- ':,:- ---'-- "ll: I G E R 'I"" ---""---"- "Ti ' C0lIlDlllll0l'll'S of I Rf,-UE- . JosEPH Hofrz K : flillllllllillf' for Re-Eli-vtion fu the EWllAliIlSVllilllC l!l'lAll'l'Y SHOPPE . "fl"'P "f f'f"'HfY """'k X Y ' Primary April 13, 1926 Wim, lair. limi: 'l'0 slcmlc You 3 Genera, Emtion Nmmvm. 2, ,926 . Your Support Kindly Snllvited n-nwmzm WU THEO. LORENZ I I R Compliments of ,uncl oom fligaw and Candy ooUN'rY TREASURER Main sc. Edwardsville, lll. 0 G JOHN WEHRLE . . Comphments of Grocery and Confectlonery 0 LOUIS A- BRIGHT . 'll Ill. . . 400 South Buchaxlan S331 :dwardsvl e, - Audltor Madison county one ' :DHD J. E. HILLSKOTTER I DR- E. C- FERGUSON Attorney and Counselor at Law I suite sos-305 Bank df Edwardsville Bldg. Edwardsville, Ill. S .t 203 Bank of Edwardsvine Bldg . l'lmm-li: Olfivn 280 Rl-nlllenve 05 UI e , - Phone 550 . Edwardsville, III. O aww: WU CASPER VORWALD DR. H. B. DELICATE ' I 1 d S , t Pl-inter Offlrn-: 215-A N. Mnin St. Phone 909 flommercm an ocle y Reniclelwe: 228 Clay St. Phone 156-HV 118A North Main St 'lliiiii-si s iii 10 A.M. 1 to 2. 7 to S in M. phone 119W Edwardsville, Ill. Edwardsville, III. CPU Z? DR. E. WAHL, JR. DR. H. E. WHARFF lliiiii-R: R100 to 10 :00 A. M. 1 ld 2:30 11. M. E313 N059-Throat Specialist 7:00 to 8:00 l'.M. mfice Hom-S , il-11 A. M. 2-5 P. M. 7-R P. M. Suite 407-411 EdWa"d5V'lle Natl' Bank Bldg' 401-402 milk df I-:ilwiiriliivilld Bldg. Edwardsville, Ill. rliiiiird: ofrirr 939 Ri-Niili-nee 402-R h-,I ---- ,--- ,- H .... -.... 1 9 2 6 -.. .--....- 1.-..-..-..-..-..-..-..g One Hundred Nimftven ---le---e-ff'fTIGERf--H------------- WILBUR A. TRARES County Judge Deilim-i':itlv Nominet- for Rc-Illlectinn "His llecorll Is His Pl:itfm'1n" Election November 2nd, 1926 Your Support XVill Ile Apprer-iaterl Phone Main 166 JOHN F. EECK Attorney at Law Bank of Edwardsville Bldg. Edwardsville, Ill. S to 10 :lllll 1 to 2 Daily DR. E. W. FIEGENBAUM 308 Main Street Telephone 9Ft Edwardsville, Ill. MICHAEL B. KANE Architect Edwardsville, III. OVERBECK BROS. Only Exclusive Wallpaper and Paint Store in Town - ll-l KY. Vunelulia Stn-et Phone Main 74 DUNSTEDTER 85 COMPANY Nash Cars and McCormick-Deering Tractors Automobile Repairing and Battery Service Edwardsville, Ill. FERD TUNN ELL, JR. Attorney at Law Offices, Tunnell Bldg. Bell Phone 135 Edwardsville, Ill. BODA HARDWARE COMPANY Hardware, Stoves, Ranges and Cooking Utensils Phone 507W 225 N. Main St. Edwardsville, Illinois CHAS. HACK Staple and Fancy Groceries Phone 189 209 Second St. Edwardsville, Illinois Buy your shoes at SHUPACK'S SHOE STORE EDWARDSVILLE COMMISSION CO. Vegetables and Produce of All Kinds Wholesale and Retail We Deliver 103-105 E. Vandalia EDWARDSVILLE FRUIT STORE All Kinds of Fancy Fruits, Vegetables, Candy FRANK CATALANO, Prop. --------fo:--------f 192e-------i---::.f--- On: Ilurzzlrfvl T'll7f'71.fy TI G E R ii2'TTu+ 1 The Student's Store ligg gm For Shoes and Hosiery f 1j7,i3y'Lwf'fl , if ANKLE ROLLINS X 'jf FASHIONED RUNSTOP HOSIERY if Aix , xl X X mv ufugt 14-, OXFORDS Purv silk. l"ull-Fzlslliollm-ml. lf X l 1 I 'l'llv rml lim' Run-Stop jusf :N dfL'N'J 'lj'V hfylwl nfl' -Vmmg "mn mul :xlmvv llw km-0 IIVUVOIIIS vm- l mon who llko to stay young, lmrmsshlg wlrtm, mms. X S l I -Guaranteed- If" .1 NUNN S100 to S250 ' ai. ..... l Y ' gg? BUSH Runge-Zlegler .'?u1'fffzl fo Ihe 41-gt' 5 Shoe Co. Q 57.50 to 39,00 Quality Shoes and Hosiery L Always the newest 209 Plmnv ig, shadvs :md path-1'11s. N. Main 3507 QUQQQGUG We Boost for Ii M e a d e Ulll' llomo ,lligll Svllool ' ' 0 Af"'f'fi"S Motor Co Ilu mlobilo :mil Sflltlvlbillii' l Agmlf-ivs -S00 illo- Edwards Ice Co. PHONE 40 oo -fl -1 -of 1 9 2 o ?llf ::,,- - '- Now llup Higllt DSVILLE, ILL. And WOOD RIVER, ILL. EDWAR S1 I. -...-..-..g: u-.lu in-llulinn Una II1H11Irf'rl 7'w1'nly-Om -3- ts- ' TIGERMM- tttt - + Compliments of United States Radiator Corporation Edwardsville, Illinois Central Shoo Repair' Shop fil0lIlDll11lG11lTS of Wayne Bros- 0harIie's Place 1 Opposite McKinley Station -- ---- - 7 AAA- -N--- 1 9 2 6 f--H- ---4 - "-f - ---- --L -'-- --A-- -A-- -----M-----1+ OHII7 t7 2-:gdi::l-::. f T fm" G E R 5ll'glL ' " 'I """" ""'5 'CSAY .IT WTTII Fl,0VVlEl2S" lflil XM Woodlawn Gardens ol 9 We WIC IIAVIC UU'l' l+'ll0Wl+lliS AND l'IlAN'l'S FOR Allll OUUASIONS Q U. V s o o QQ Eb h d ' 2 M h ' PI ' er ar t s 1 ec amos anmg M k ' Meat ar et Mlll, Inc. Wo Sm-Il flu- V1-ry Host llxllglmxll 'l'lmt Grow Elllll Esfinmtos 'l'zlkr- 'l'l1ls l'lmm'c . fp., 'I-C11 ym, S0 Ullcwflllly Flll'lllSl.lCd Let Us Prove It , mxllxlxll Bohm Bldg. Phone 390 I EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. 123 St. Andrews St. Wu Give Eagle Stzunps Edwardsville, Ill. " '1" .. 1 : 1"? T' 1? ,121 1 9 2 6 "" """ " "mini """' ff""""'1'!' Um' Ilunrlrwl 7'rrr'nty-7'h1'r'c in----H ----------- TFTIGERM ' ---------- - - 1868 1926 f'X C' V1 0 rx K E x- ll Ci' ,N '--1 ig ' 255: iggga A - . Tm 1 5 ,! 1-4 2 fa A l f, - 4 X Q ' 1 f -ff .'.,f, W, The Bank of Edward ville The Oldest Bank in the City. Strengtliened with Financial Experieiiee gained through the past half- ce11tu1'y, and a Board of lJl1'CCt01'S including many of our leading citizens. VVe are here to serve. Resources Over Three Million The f'll2ll'i1f'tC1' of the Bzuik is reflected in the pO1'SOl1l'lUl of its Officers and 1Jii'ec'to1's DIRECTORS J. E AMMANN W. L. HADLEY HENRY 'PRARES GEO. D. BURROUGIIS E. A. DELTCATE l+'. ll. SANDERS E. U. FERGUSON I". 'I'. JACOBI A. E. STOLZE C. W. ENGELKE WILLIAM J. KROME 'I'llOS. WILLIAMSON R. ll. flRll"l4'IN GEO. W. MEYER A. l'. WOLF OFFICERS IIENRY TRARES, Chairman of Board A. P. WOLF, Vive-I'1'esideut GEO. W. MEYER, President FRANK IR. SANDERS, Vzishiei' W. L. IIAIJLEY, Vice-President SAM. V. OROSSMAN, Asst. Cashier GEO. IJ. IZURROUOIIS, Vice-Presimlent GEO. lf. STULKEN, Asst. Cashier KENNETII SIIAVV, Assistant Cashier E..-...-...-nu-LI.-J. L...-.nu ------ 1 9 2 6 I.n RLHTT.-1'1- Onc Hu mired Twvn ty-l"ou1' -.. ...-...... T15 E Ram- - -A .------- ---4 fa PLUMBING -" ,.Q53S Vitreous china bubbling fountain is entirely open and easy to keep clean. The drinking is from the top of the stream of water that Hows from the jet. It is not possible for the 1150198 lips to come ill contact with any part of the china jet. A supplementary self-closing faucet is provided for filling glasses. 'l'IIE NEW EDWARIJSVILIJE IIIGII SCIIOOIJ IS EQUIPPED 'l'11ROUGI10U'l' WITII HNONCOH PLUMIHNG FIXTURES . ELQON MFG. Co. FACTORIES Edwardsville, Ill. ' Bessemer, Ala. Noblesville, Ind. BRANCH ES Los Angeles, Cal. Salt Lake City, Utah Dallas, Texas Houston, Texas Pueblo, Colo. Little Rock, Ark. Joplin, Mo. Memphis, Tenn. Birmingham, Ala. Davenport, Iowa -------------- ------- --1 1 9 2 6 en- ------- ------------n-------M-f One H undred' Twenty-Five + if-A: LYILAL TIGER- eeee A eeee ---------- -If A.E6. Feed and Seed Store, Inc. lJis'r1'ib11fo1's of PUHINA UHONVS FIQOUR, HAY AND SEED GHINDING OF ALL KINDS .MW AMERICAN BEAUTY AND VICTOR FLOUR WW A Feed for Every Need mm PHONE 910 EDWARDSVILLE, ILL -.M-MA,-A -,A-, ,,dA, ,AAA M- il 1 9 2 6 je ,AAA -.,-M,-..T,.-A,-M.-M,-A.,-d,-,,-A,, I I1 ldl f! Ma- -- -if TIG ERI---I-1----1---in-1 - - - - - - - i :e0,:li as .Pi-A Q- ':?a-.X S if i i Q? i 'ii 'E 2 2' ,-e v ? , FQ-Q14 ? L5 Spf !, 4. '- If x X i Distinction Dzlsfnchile zkfeas ln annuals are a ,brbne facfor hz a SUCCBSSIQII books ofcourse service anal quabily can nofoe overlooked N N N We szyn ofzllze zlracfe mark means Enqrax7inq Serx7ice Plus Close Co-operafzbn Izeluleen J'faffandf4nnualDepalflner1f Central 'M'-W'NG COMPANY CALUM ET BUILDING ST.LOUIS. Nil SSOURI COLLEGE ANNUAL BUILDERS or AMERICA 53' f i 5 g, .il E ' . Q54 1 I , K L. 603' ,egg 4 ww , ggg.. - v 4 v i k V 4 y ,, in f-eo? :Q ft - ia - i ERE L 1 1 '1 1. - 1 . -K llfl -, u I :Liv w .ln 1 ?-, ,, , li? .1 -1: 2 ' ' - 411 - l :nr-ini 11 :nu 1 1 1 L ftqg' A ai : 52.3 5,-"3--i :R9 'i' do V1 W R Q-Z ' 1 9 2 6 ----- --" ------------ - ---- H l ll fjq -I-fL11??'2D12' Alfii 5 -gift G E R --I-3:42 ------- --fs---2+ WILLIAMS - MATI ' HEATING DECIDE NOW TO LIVE IN COMFORT Yilll will vspocfizllly 2lll1J1'Cf'l21l0 Ol.lI-O-MA'l'.l.U H lllA'l' IlI1I'i1Igg' 'rlw spring IIIOIIHIS when sl. mal fire is iIIIpOSsilIlI- 'ru 1'05.1'lll2llC. ISI-fuw you put in z111Otl1c1' tuu of wal, got all flu- far-IS U11 fllll-fl-MA'll,lI,l HEAT. IIQT us Svml you 21 vopy Of "ll0z1Ti11g' lElOu1cS with Oil." Tlll'l'C,S no Obli- g:,z1fiOII. iff CHZHIIBZ CP!2HZPfH3P!lH3 GGG CHZH3 !iPIiI'f1Pii1fIiPfIP!iI'Ii1-IiIH!ilfiZ'IIEi'1bii1fC1'Li1-l2' GU-UCXGGQQKPGGQ C Boeker Clothing Co. lT'U"lfl""lfS , Sll0l'NV111-IV1ll12ll1lS Pzxlluls 130 N- Maw Sf- IIIII-I1 Qualify .If All Iiims L Of Iiuilcling M2l.ll'l'l2l.lS I'lNlflllSlV9 DistI'ibutOI'S Ol E. H. S. KAMPUS BELTS SCHLOSS BROS. 81. CO. BALTIMORE TAILOR MADE CLOTHES AND OTHER GOOD LINES OF READY-TO-WEAR Quality and Service CPIJJZPIZYQXIF INTERNATIONAL AND THE GLOBE TAILORING LINES FOR MADE TO MEASURE CLOTHES . d 'll GIMBEL HATS AND SOCIETY CAPS e LION SHIRTS AND COLLARS AND L b C HOLEPROOF HOSIERY O0 .. 'V'-Ei-EE'-IL '--- - ---- - '--- - - EQ- f -IE 1 9 2 6 1 ---- -- --------- --I-I-I Um' Ilurlzlwrl 'l'Irf nly-Idiyfh! .fl----H ----------- TIGER- llll -W ----------- 1-1-- llli UGS AND ALI, DRUG SUNDRIICS FOR THE SOIIOOL OR HOME 65 THE REXALL STORE Delicate Drug Company Edwardsville, Illinois UWJGQQQQCQQQ QQHUUQGQ UQQQvDQ MARTIN DIPPOLD AND CO. Q .lc , I Why not buy Concrete already mixml klN'f'1 .N bu 'lx WS Cheaper Wln-11 You Want Flmu' Phone 97 Edwardsville, III. QQQQQHQQGQQU QQGQHQQUQUUf:C SZlllSfill'lllOll your g,'l12ll'2l,l1lZ0i! llOlIll!lllll0lllS ol' DR. B. P. WILLIAMS Blake Milling Co. PATRONIZE OUR ADVERTISERS EDWARDSVILLE, - ILLINOIS ju.-........ ---- ' f Ii,I 1 9 2 6 -.full -' -.. - -'- -,...-,...- - - -,,,,.,, Um- Hunrlrvrl lwcnty-N11 + -1- --------- ---TIGER? ----.--- -- f Afterword Our work is done. The merits of this book are for you to decide upon as you think best. We hope, however, that the book meets with your approval in every respect. We, the "Tiger Staff of '26," have labored hard in publishing this book and we hope that our efforts will not be unrewarded. A number of new ideas have been introduced this year. Each year the work of publishing the annual becomes harder, because old ideas and customs used for many years must be discarded to some extent. 1 We have tried to make this thirteenth volume of the Tiger as nearly mechanically correct as possible. We have tried to make it worthy of representing E. H. S. by securing the best engraving and printing that the book could afford. We have wanted to do more than produce a mechanically perfect book. We have tried to catch the real E. H. S. spirit and make it a part of this "Tiger." We have tried to record on these pages the true happenings of school life from day to day. We have attempted to record these happenings in such a way that in afteryears you may glance over the pages of this book and recall fond memories of the days of happiness and friendship 'neath the colors you love so well. If we can bring back thoughts like these to you, then we will consider our work well done and our service to you and to E. H. 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