Edwardsville High School - Tiger Yearbook (Edwardsville, IL)

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The Tiger Volume XVI. Published By THE SENIOR CLASS — of — 1929 115003 EDWARDSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL EDWARDSVILLE, ILLINOIS"limn Tigier DEDICATION We were the f irst Fresh watt Class in the Xew High School! We’re the first class to have completed our coarse here! We’re the first class to use and graduate in the Xew Gym! We feel that we are a part of the new E. II. S. Who has made all this possible? The taxpayers of Edwardsville! And to them the Senior Class of ’29 dedicates this booh. TWOThe day may b ‘ cold and the dark night long, And the icann sun dimmed, and all things wrong, lint the vistas beyond ran be oped with the key Of the pure pleasure found in an dd memory. JAMES PHELAN 29 TOREKTable of Contents ADMINISTRATION SENIORS JUNIORS SOPHOMORES FRESHMEN ATHLETICS GIRLS’ ATHLETICS SOCIETY CALENDAR GRINS N - «grant FIVEBOA HI) OF EDUCATION THOMAS WILLIAMSON........................President C. A. WENTZ..............................Secretary MRS. G. A. HANDLON DR. A. A. MOORE JAMES L. WATSON E. A. BOLLMAN R. C. CUNNINGHAM Mr. Williamson and Mr. Wentz, whose terms expired in April and who were not candidates for re- election. are veteran members of our school board. The positions which they have tilled are difficult ones and receive little praise, yet they have willingly devoted themselves to the work of the school. Though we. the class of ’29. will receive our diplomas from J. L. Simpson, we wish to thank Mr. Williamson for the advantages made possible by him that we have enjoyed during our school career. SIXCHARLES F. FORD SUPERINTENDENT Knox College, A. B. University of Wisconsin. A. M. SEVEN W. V. KKI MS1EK PRINCIPAL Central Wesleyan, A. B. University of Illinois, A. M. KIGHTJn E DARRELL R. BLODGETT Assistant Principal Director of Athletics Shurtleff College. Ph. B. Coaching Course. U. of Illinois Coaching Course. U. of S. California VERA BENNER Dean of Girls Mathematics - German Illinois Woman’s College. A. B. Colorado U. VERA ADAMS Mathematics - French Southern Illinois Normal U.. Ed. B. Ewing College Western Reserve U. Colorado U. LEWIS H. BROWN Physiology - Commercial Law Valparaiso University Franklin College Illinois State Normal. B. F. I). NINEGRACE E. DAVIS Hookkeeping - Shorthand Eureka College Illinois State Normal U. University of Illinois KATHERINE FLAGG Home Economics University of Illinois, B. S. Oxford University. Summer School CARLA L. GEWE Latin HARVEY B. GUNN Physics - Chemistry Washington University. A. B. Illinois College. A. B. University of Illinois TENALICE LAWSON Shorthand Commercial Arithmetic Burlington Jr. College Burlington College of Commerce University of Iowa. A. B. CLARA MARTIN English Central Wesleyan, A. B. University of Nebraska. A. M. ROBERTA E. MEGOWAN English Shurtleff College, Ph. B. University of Southern California I LA OLIVER History Washington University. A. B. ELEVENETHEL M. RICK K Typing VANCE M. SMITH Mathematics Drake University Iowa State University. B. S. in Commerce University of Illinois. B. S. VIRGINIA L. WEIGEL Biology University of Illinois. A. B. ISABEL WOOD English University of Illinois. A. B. TWELVE iv:-S-j'A ' - . V ' - mr fW :'-lc.: THIRTEENOFFICERS. PRESIDENT DAN DAILY—“Dannie” Taylorvllle H. S.. ’26- 27 Football. ’28-’29 Basketball, 28-29 Boys' Chorus. ’29 VICE PRESIDENT ARNOLD CASSENS—-“Essex” Boys’ Council. ’28-’29 A. A.. ’26-’27-’28 Track. 27-’28 SECRETARY-TREASURER MARIAN LONG—“Marianne” Girls’ Council, '27 Glee Club, '26 Hiking Club, '26 A. A., '26-’27 Sophomore Play. ’27 CLASS MOTTO. FORWARD EVER; BACKWARD NEVER CLASS FLOWER PINK SWEET PEA CLASS COLORS PINK AND PALE GREEN FOURTEENJOSEPH AUBRECHWPep" A. A.. '26-’27- 28 Roaring Tigers. 29 HELEN AX—“Hatchet" A. A., ’26-'27-’28 Hiking Club, 26- 27- 28 Volley Ball. 28 G. A. A.. ’29 Basketball. '29 Girls Council. 29 MARIE BAIRD—‘•Annie Glee Club. 26-,27 28- 29 A. A.. 26- 27- 28- 29 Double Quartet. 28- 29 Junior Play, 28 Operettas. 27- 28 Girl Scouts, 26- 27 VERNON BARTELS—‘•Vern New Douglas High School. '26-'27 ALICE BAST—“Allie Hiking Club. 26 BEATRICE BERTHOUX—“Bee' Glee Club. 26- 27 MABEL BECKER—“Mabe ' RUTH D. BETZOLD—“Ruthie" Marine High School. '26- 27-'28 Hiking Club, 26 Girl Scouts, 26 Glee Club. 26 Hockey. 27- 28- 29 A. A.. 28 Junior Play, '28 Cheer Club. '29 G. A. A.. 29 Basketball, '29 FIFTEENMILDRED BORMAN-••Mil” Glee Club. ’26- 27 A. A., ’28 G. A. A.. ’29 Hockey. '28-’29 Basketball. ’29 DONALD BROCKMEIER—“Don” Football. ’28 Track. ’28-’29 A. A.. ’28 Boys’ Council. ’29 HELEN BRUMWORTH—“Helen” LYDIA BRASE—“Lyd” Glee Club. ’26-’27 A. A.. ’28-'29 A. A.. ’28 Glee Club. ’26-’27 Hockey, ’28 G. A. A.. ’29 Basketball, '29 GLADYS BUCH—“Bookie” Hiking Club. ’25 Sophomore Class Play. ”26 A. A.. ’26 Senior Play, 29 VERNA COLBERT—“Vern” Glee Club. ’26-’27 Volley Ball. '26-’27 A. A.. 28-’29 Collinsville H. S.. ’28 Basketball. ’29 JOSEPHINE BURROUGHS—“Jo” Girl Scouts, ’26-’27-’28 Quartet. ’26-’27-’28-29 Glee Club, ’26-’27-’28- 29 Operettas. ’27-’28 Junior Play, ’28 French Club. ’28 Hockey. ’27-’28-’29 A. A.. '26-'27-’28 Cheer Club. 29 Vice-President, G. A. A.. ’29 Basketball, ’29 Asst. Editor. Tigerette. '28 Tiger Editor, ’29 Senior Play, ’29 ROBERT CUNNINGHAM—“Bob” Orchestra, '27-’28 Football. 27 SIXTEENGLADYS DAMKEY—“Glad” G. A. A.. ’29 DWIGHT DAY—“Dwight” Waverly High School. ’25-’2B A. A.. ’27-’28 ROSCOE DAVIDSON—“Stephen” A. A., ’26-’27 Roaring Tigers. ’29 Sophomore Play. ’27 Secretary-Treasurer. 26 Operetta. ’27 Junior Play. '28 Glee Club, ’26- 27 Boys’ Chorus. 29 Boys' Council. ’29 Football. ’28 Senior Play, 29 MELBA DORR—“Meb” Hockey, '29 Tennis. 28 Girls’ Council. '29 G. A. A.. ’29 Hiking Club. ’28 LEROY DUDE—“Lee” Orchestra. '26-’27 PAUL EBERHART—“Red' Glee Club, ’27 Art Editor, Tiger. '29 HENRY EATON—“Hank” Sophomore Play. '27 Glee Club. ’26-’27 A. A.. ’27 Debating Club. '28 Senior Play. '29 MARY ERSPAMER—“May-re” Girls’ Council, '27-'28 Historian. '27 Vice-President. '28 Hiking. '26 A. A.. '26-'27 Girl Scouts. '26 SEVENTEENEDNA FAUST—“Eddie" Hockey, ’27-’28- 29 Basketball, '29 G. A. A.. '29 A. A., ’26-'27-(28 Cheer Club, '29 Junior Play, 28 Girl Scouts. '28 RAY FOSTER—“Ray" French Club, ’28 A. A.. ’26- 27- 28 LaVERNE FUNKE—“Happy” Marine H. S.. ’26-’27- 28 LAURA FIEGENBAUM—“Laurie" Glee Club. ’27-'28 Cheer Club. '29 ESTHER GEHRING—“Es“ A. A., ’28 Volley Ball,. '28 FLORENCE GERTEIS—“Flo" Glee Club. ,25-'26-'27-’28-’29 Girl Scouts. ,25-’26-,27 ’28 Hiking. ’26-’27 Hockey. ’27-'28 Basketball, '29 G. A. A.. '29 Cheer Club. '29 Operettas. '27-’28 FRANCES GERTEIS—"Sue" Hockey. ’27-’28-'29 Basketball, '29 Hiking. ’27 G. A. A.. '29 A. A.. ’26-’27-’28 Cheer Club, ’29 Junior Play, '28 Girl Scouts. ’26-’27-'28 Operetta. 27 RUTH GIESE—“Ruthie" Orchestra. ,28-,29 EIGHTEENWALTER GULLER—“King” Operettas. 27- 28 Glee Club. 26- 27 Tigerette Staff. 28 A. A.. '26-’27 French Club. '28 Tennis Club. ’27-'28 LAURA JACOBS—“Jake' A. A.. ’26-’27-'28 Glee Club. '26-'27-,28-,29 Operettas. '27-'28 Debating Club. 28 Junior Play, '28 French Club, '28 Cheer Club. ’29 Orchestra. '29 LOURENE HANSER—”Doodie” Girl Scouts. '26 Operettas. '27-’28 A. A.. ’26-’27 Junior Play, ’28 Girls’ Council. '26 Glee Club. 26-’27-'28 Double Quartet. '27-’28-’29 Single Quartet. '27-’28-'29 Senior Play, '29 ALMA JENSEN—•'Alma” A. A.. ’28 French Club. '27 Girls’ Council. ’28 Glee Club. ’29 NORMA JOHANNTOSETTEI -Norm” EUGENE KNECHT—“Gene” New Douglas H. S.. 26-’27 A. A.. ’26-’27-’28 Volley Ball, ’29 OLIN KRIEGE—'‘Olie” FRANCES KESHNER—“Fritz” A. A.. 26- 27-’28 Glee Club. ’27-'28-'29 Hockey. ’27-’28-’29. Captain. ’27 G. A. A.. '29 Operetta. '28 Basketball. '29 NINETEENRUTH KROST—"Rufus” CofTeen H. S., 26- 27 Sandoval H. S.. 28 HELEN KUETHE—"Helen" Glee Club. ’27-’28 Operetta. ’27 LEROY LOEWEN—"Lee" Orchestra. ’26-’27 Track. ’27-’28 A. A.. 26 ELEANOR MACHA—"Ele" Glee Club. ’26-’27 Volley Ball. ’27-’28-’29 Junior Play. 28 G. A. A.. 29 Hiking. ’27-’28 EDNA McCUNE—"Ed" Hiking. ’26 Glee Club, ’27-’28 LUCILLE MILLER—"Lou" Glee Club. ’26-’27-’28 Double Quartet. ’28-’29 Junior Play. ’28 Hiking Club. ’26 Girl Scouts. ’26 Operettas. 27-’28 A. A.. '26-’27-’28 Senior Play, ’29 MURREL NASH—"Red" Glee Club. ’26-’27-’2S Boys’ Chorus. '29 A. A.. ’26-’27-’28 Roaring Tigers. ’29 Track. ’27 Operettas. ’27-’28 Junior Vice-President. '28 DOROTHY NEUDECKER—"Dot Tennis, ’28 Hiking. '28 Hockey. ’29 G. A. A.. ’29 TWENTYLUCILLE ORTGIER—•‘Lucy ’ A. A.. ’26-’27-’28 Cheer Club. 29 Volley Ball, '26-’27-’28 FRANK PERKHAUS—“Frankie” Orchestra. ’26-'27-'28-’29 JAMES PHELAN—“Jimmie" Tiger Assistant Editor. '29 Tigerette Staff. 28 Tennis, ’27-’28 Junior Play, ’28 Tennis Association. '26-’27-’28 Senior Play, ’29 GLADYS REICHERT—“Glad” Glee Club. ’26-’27-’28 Volley Ball. ’26-’27-'28 Orchestra. '28 A. A.. '28-’29 BEN RICHARDS. JR.—“Benjie” A. A.. ,26-’27-’28 Sophomore Play. 27 Boys’ Chorus. 29 Tigerette Staff. '28 Tiger Business Manager. '29 Football. ’29 Junior Play, '28 Tennis Association. '26-’27-'28 Senior Play, 29 MURIEL SCHMOLLINGER—“Smoltz” French Club. ’28 Hiking. ’26 Glee Club. ’26-’27-'28-'29 Double Quartet. ’27-’28-’29 Operettas. ’27-’28 Cheer Club, '29 A. A.. '28 Art Editor Tiger. '29 Tigerette Staff. '28 Vice-President. ’27 Girl Scouts. ’26-’27-’28 Girls' Council. '26 DALE SCHNEIDER—“Okay” A. A.. '26-’27-’28 Tennis. 27-’28 Track. ’28 Class Secretary-Treasurer. '27 Class President. '28 Boys' Council. '29 Boys’ Chorus. ’29 Basketball. '29 Sales Manager Tiger. '29 Tennis Association. '27-28 RALPH SCHNEIDER—“Rass” A. A.. ’26-’27-’28 Glee Club. ’26-'27 Asst. Business Mgr. Tiger. '29 Operetta. 27 Boys’ Council. 29 Sophomore Play. '27 Tennis Association. 26-'27-’28 Class President. ’27 Class Basketball. ’29 TWENTY-ONERUTH SCHNEIDER—“Rudie" ISAAC SHARP—“Ike" A. A.. ’28 Glee Club. 26- 27 Hockey. '27 Operetta. ’27 Football. 27 Track. 28 Boys' Council. 28-'29 GOTTLIEB SCHUMACHER—“Gottie" Track. 27-'28 Football. ’28-’29 RUTH SHAW—“Ruth" Girl Scouts, '26-'27-'2 Glee Club. ,26-,27- 29 Hiking. ’28 Hockey. '27 G. A. A.. '29 Cheer Club. '29 Junior Play, '28 Basketball. '29 A. A.. ’26-’27-'2S Sophomore Play. '27 TREFON SIAMPOS—“Trif" MARIAN SMOLEK—“Mary Anne" ARTHUR SI EVERS—“Art" WILLIAM SMOLTZ—“Smoky" Glee Club. '27 Orchestra. '28 A. A.. '27 TWENTY TWOEDWARD SN AJ DR—“Gripy” Football. 26- 27- 28. Captain. 28 Basketball. ’27-’28. Captain. ’28 Track. ’27-'28 Boys’ Council. ’29 EDWARD STEGEMEI ER—“Stegie” A. A.. ’26-’27-’28 LORETTA SULLIVAN—“Letta” ROLAND SPIT2E—“Spitz” Football. ’28 Orchestra. ’26-’27-’28-’29 Glee Club. 29 A. A.. '26-'27 Junior Play. '28 Sophomore Play. 27 JOSEPHINE SVALDI—”Josie” NIGEL VOSS—”Nige“ Girls’ Council. ,26- 27-’28-29 Secretary, ’27 Treasurer. '28 President. '29 Class Secretary-Treasurer. ’28 Sophomore Play. '27 Glee Club. ’26-’27 A. A.. ’26-’27-’28 AURELIA WEIDNER—“Curley” Hiking. '26-’27 Hockey. ’28 Cheer Club. ’29 A. A.. '26-’27 CORNELIA WEIDNER—“Toots” G. A. A.. ’29 Glee Club. ’29 St. Jacob High School. ’26-’27-’28 TWENTY-THREEARTRUDE WESTERHEI DE—"Art” G. A. A.. 29 Basketball, ’29 Hiking Club. 26 French Club. ’28 ALVIN WOOD—••Bud” A. A., (26-'27-'28 Cheer Club, '29 Sophomore Play. ’27 Operetta. ’27-'28 Glee Club, 27 Boys’ Chorus. ’29 Class President. '26 Senior Play, '29 VIVIAN WHITE—“Whitie” Auburn H. S., ’26 Springfield H. S.. ’27-’28 Basketball, '29 G. A. A.. ’29 Glee Club. '29 HAROLD SHELDON—“Handsome” Milford High School. Milford, Mass.. '26-’27-’28 TO RECEIVE HONOR PINS, 1929 AX, HELEN BUCH, GLADYS BURROUGHS, JOSEPHINE ERSPAMER, MARY GEHRING, ESTHER JACOBS, LAURA MACHA, ELEANOR ORTGIER, LUCILLE PHELAN, JAMES RICHARDS, BEN SCHMOLLINGER. MURIEL SULLIVAN, LORETTA WESTERHEIDE, ARTRUDE twenty-fourPUBLIC AUCTION Seniors’ Last Possessions Bang! Going! Any more offers? Bang! Gone! A set of superiority complexes owned by Roscoe Davidson sold to Mary Love. “ Wliooy ! What a crowd!” said the auctioneer as he turned to the seated clerk. “With all these valuable Senior belongings we should have some high bidding.” He mopped his face as he turned to the crowd and smiled benevolently down on the childish faces before him. “Here, I have an excellent bundle of jokes, practically new, owned by Ralph Schneider, and what am I offered?” Off he went into the auctioneer’s beloved string of unintelligible garble. The bidding mounted, for these jokes were well known abotif the High School. Finally the lot went to La Verne Meyer, who was heard to, rcmaVk that he always wanted a good line to use on Katherine. v . A hatchet, the property of Helen Ax, went to Burrell Gilbert, who muttered savagely as lie went for his purchase, “Now let Bill Geers try to put me under the shower.” Then came a large number of unimportant personal belongings— Dale Schneider’s tennis rackets, knocked down to Sammy Strief, Muriel’s collection of “College Humors,” and Ben’s 153 copies of Colliers, which went to Dave Mack. A titter went around the crowd when Jule Blake spent his last cent buying Ruth’s hockey stick and several of her old pencils. James Phelan’s text on Einstein went to Otto Wieneke, who dispelled all thoughts of deep mathematical study by saying that he always wanted a big book to sit on. It’s so hard to see over those desks in 203. Joseph Aubrecht’s pep was snatched up by Philip Bufkin, whose admiration of a northerner’s vigor was well known. Dorothy Kay bought the copyrights of Dan Daily’s “Wood Simp” dance to use in her appearance in the Orpheum Circuit. “I dare say these things will go fast,” remarked the auctioneer to the clerk, as he put up a battered hockey stick and an Emily Post book, TWENTY-FIVElilHIE TilC ICIER the property of Jo Burroughs. And right lie was, for they were snatched up by Arnold Leitner, who had made a special trip in for this occasion. He smilingly ignored the jibes of his classmates as he tenderly took possession of his acquisitions. As he left some wit began humming “Among My Souvenirs.” On went the bang of the gavel, and one by one the possessions of the Seniors were placed on the block, bid up a while and then knocked down to some proud lower classman. Beatrice Berthoux’s typing ability caused the most spirited bidding of the entire afternoon and finally went to Bill Geers. The same wit who had entertained the crowd before (yes, it was “Hass”) yelled, “Now, Dorothy Reiser won’t have to get a decipherer to read those notes.” A sudden flurry followed this. Two hours later a farmer passing by said lie had seen two panting boys pass him ten miles out of town, one about three steps ahead of the other and both headed for parts unknown. After the crowd settled down, the auctioneer disposed of the remaining personal belongings of the Seniors, and announced that the spirit of the entire Senior class would now be auctioned off. Melvin Hubacli, Helen Jensen, and Mary Daily moved to the front and fumbled in their pockets. “What am I bid?” yelled the auctioneer, with a bang of the gavel. punctuating his words “Three hundred dollars!” calmly asserted Melvin with a triumphant look at his two rivals. Helen Jensen tainted, and Mary shrank back into the crowd, cowed with the knowledge that the treasury of the Sophomore class contained hut $5.25. “1 suppose it goes to you, then,” said the auctioneer smilingly, “hut just one question. Where did you get all that money?” Melvin thought a while, and then shook his head. “That would be telling, and I do admire George Washington. But I’ll drop you a hint. hen you have the future head of a brick factory in your class, you can go to the limit.” And that was all lie would say. TWENTY-SIX"lilHIE TilC ER DO YOU REMEMBER? Or did vou know how fumiv we all were as Seniors in ’29? For instance: Dan Dailey liked to drink hot water with sugar and cream in it, his favorite song was “Where the Shy Little Violets Grow,” and he shot off fire crackers at midnight to welcome good old 19 29. Jo Burroughs spent most of her time defending Reno’s athletic ability! Beatrice Berthoux won a typing pin practically every week! Arnold and Artrude were absolutely unaware that there were something over four hundred other students in E. H. S. Aurelia and Cornelia were cousins. White-Wood often appeared in our halls. Marie Baird liked fruit. Roscoe had a mustache and a girl in Springfield. Alma Jensen, Marian Long, and Lucille Miller were letting their hair grow. Ben took Miss Martin to see Thurston. Muriel went swimming on March 31st.—“Oh, no, Mother, it wasn’t cold!” Ruth Shaw had a perfect mania for precious “jewels.” “Red” Nash owned what had been a Ford. Isaac Sharp threw the shot-put out of sight. Dale came in 3 3rd at Carlyle—and henceforth detested lemons. Paul Eberhart pondered over the intricacies of a sleeve valve. Ed. Snajdr was hailed far and near as “Gripy.” Trefoil distinguished himself in the Thrift Almanac. Gottlieb hailed Vivian in a nonchalant manner. Leroy could tell you absolutely anything about Goodyear tires. Florence was Frances’ twin. Frances was Florence's twin. Henry Eaton wore a ponderous frown while contemplating the probability of Nitsche’s correctness. Lourene Hanser loved a little Chinaman. Ray Foster was contemplating a merger of Kroger and A P for private reasons. Melba Dorr had a permanent pass to the Honor Roll. Walter Guller walked with his head in the clouds. TWENTY-SEVENEleanor Mucha dogged Beatrice’s heels in typing awards. Laura Jacobs had a permanent—once. Edward Stegemeier had that School Boy Complexion. Ruth Schneider was Rass’ twin. Donald Brockmeier was contented, therefore proving Emerson's philosophy on the degree of compensation. Mildred Borman, Dot Neudecker. Ruth Betzold, and Edna Faust battered a hockey ball most efficiently. Helen Brunworth—“full many a gem”—let Gray finish. Roland Spitze resembled John Gilbert—his hair was wavy. William Smoltz resembled John Gilbert—his hair was wavy. Joseph Aubrecht resembled John Gilbert—his hair was wavy. Norma Johanntosettel prospered by sending her name to puzzle concoeters. Josephine Svaldi boiled with rage on reading Schopenhauer’s Essay on Women. Ben Richards—dat Panjabi. Rass and Jimmie—dose dopes. THE SENIOR AN ALLEGORY The way is cleared, the coyer mob pushed back, The freshmen were rebuked; grim Juniors lined the track. The purple ray was placed, fresh roses strewn about And then the trumpet blared; up rose a lusty shout, Resounding it came back, hosannas clear and loud, As down the steps there rami' a figure tall and proud, The Senior! 'I was the Senior! Looking out above the crou d! J. R. P. IWENTY-EIGHTII m h A ' v yy N ,%C » -. C' v V C'.'s n'«' ' vVlS,' ' . f V A ' 'i -vy v, v - - • wv . y r»V ,'v ' S ’ " % v V • N ' ' , £s ?. 8lP TWENTY-NINE fiic ICIER THIRTYlililE TilClER THIRTY-ONETHIRTY-TWOIBiit TilC ICIER HK JUXK,KS BKCAMB IM‘MOK ,e Senior god ca“e °Ut pi-aise from ,d heard faint ° d human liPs seiected one. ld marked him apa.t thirty-three= »IIE lilClER JUNIOR CLASS ROLL MELVIN HUBACH -...........................President JOSEPHINE McKEE................- - Vice President HILMA ANDERSON ----- Secretary-Treasurer Eva Ackerman Spencer Allen Hilma Anderson Bessie Backensto Marjorie Baird Harold Bauer Irma Berdick Helen Bernasek Gladys Bosomworth Helen Brady Dorene Braundemeier Philip Bufkin Elizabeth Burns Winifred Burroughs Amos Caldwell Albert Cassens Catherine Catalano Pana Coukoulis Bruce Crossman Catherine Deak Angeline Dicarlo Martha Dohle Agnes Douglas Agnes Dunn Margaret Dyer Naomi Eaton William Eaton Corinne Faust Edna Fensterman Mi Ida Fowler Elma Going Esther Harmon Mildred Hartung Alvin Hellrung Irma Henry Florence Herzog Cecil Hess Betty Hildenstein Bernice Hill Emma Hodina Gerald Hotz Melvin Hubach Helen Hunter Dorothy Reiser Hubert Keshner Jerome Keshner Charles Keshner Frances Klaustermeier Cecelia Krumeich Mary Louise Kunze Melvin Lamb Bernice Lee Ruth Leuschke Edna Liebler William Long Mary Love Alberta Martin Agnes Mateyka Josephine McKee Emily Merkel La Verne Meyer Max Miller Dorothy M indr up Edna Moore Virginia Moore George Moorman James Morrison Viola Newton Virginia Noggle Edward Opel Gertrude Owens Irene Paust Ruth Pieper Laurene Pierson Evans Reilly Charles Richards Dorothy Riggs Helen Rizzoli George Schafer Alyne Schmidt Pearl Schmollinger Norman Schulze Martha Sebastian William Semon Edna Smith Ruth Sooy Leonard Streif Elmer Suhre Ocil Towler Jerome Trares Evelyn Wagner Emogene Wall Roy Wehrle Robert Welch Bertha Welty Ella Margaret Williams William Winter Catherine Wisher Charlotte Wolf Ethel Yehling Ruth Zentgraf Leola Zink THIRTY-FOURJUNIOR CLASS HISTORY The other day as 1 was passing the McKinley Station on my way to work, a man, carrying a suitcase and wearing a sweater which had on it a large crimson “ H ”, stopped me. He extended his hand and told me his name. I was very much surprised to find that he was George Moorman, the boy we elected captain of that championship team in ’30. He explained to me that the “H” was for football at Harvard, and because the new semester was starting he was on his way back. Then we began to talk of the good old days in E. H. S. “Remember when we were Freshmen? We had the largest class that ever entered High School.” “Yes, and we won the picture given for the best one-act class play and donated it to the school. Our talent made most of the others look sick.” And the tests made us look that way too, remember?’ “Do I? But in our Sophomore year it was different.” “Yes, very much so. We began to feel at home in old E. H. S. 1 think almost every one came out on top of the tests in that year.” “Yes, and then came our .Junior year, one of the biggest of our history. Remember we were the first undergraduate class to have individual pictures for “The Tiger” ? )ur football team was pretty good, although we sat in the fourth place when the season ended. And in basketball we had a pretty good team, but the other schools had better ones. That year we occupied the cellar at the end of the season. “And you almost forgot that the people made us a present of a $f)0,000 gymnasium that year.” “And we have our first big three-act play. Some of us had a little stage fright, but we recovered after several rehearsals. The gym was packed the night the play was given, remember?” “Yes, and will you ever forget our Senior year?” But as I started to remind George of the day when we received our rings and pins, the car arrived, and after a hurried “Good-bye” he was gone. Rodney Graf THIRTY-FIVEImiiiTiiG ICIER THIRTY-SIX V, - V'vT ' ' N C £ vSsK ■V !a 'v 'jl' ' x' ’• . .v' V. , ■'.AvV . V sSy 35 V • 4 o tv .vC vY vc- » t y .v £ yvyi • X • '» .. ' V' 'Xr- - . » . r mwr-4 5Kv. 5, LO vNj 1 , V w. . , W, . - » A V J • . .■ vv . N ■ vv -vj ■ ' sv'■ • 'N" ■'■y? '• --vv •'..; - • , THIRTY-SEVENLeft to Right— Top Row—D. Kriege, Goff, Hofmeier, Chandler, Barthi, Ferguson, Feldner, Dailey. H. Cunningham, Fruit, Gerhardt, Mr. Brown. Middle—Bassford, Blackburn, Coppinger, Ax. Fahrig, Berleman, Judd, Busen-hart, Fischer, Gerber, Hodina, Blake. Bottom—Fiegenbaum, V. Cunningham, Davidson, Buch, Dunstedter, Fagg, Rothman. Bess, Fiesler, Bast. Buehnemann, Flagg, Forester. TRAVELS OF THE CLASS OF ’31 We are nearing the end of our second mile on the broad highway of E. H. S. Two years ago, in 1927, we bade farewell to our beloved Junior High, never again to return there for lessons. We began a new and harder struggle—that of climbing a steeper and more difficult ascent. W'e set out on our first mile with brave hearts, prepared to meet the worst of hardships. There were rocks and stones that we stumbled over—rocks called History and Algebra, stones called Latin and English. We stumbled, but we did not fall. We w'ere determined to go on. With Robert Ax. Paul Stolze and Donald Wilson as our leaders we reached the first milestone and passed it by. Then we started on our second mile. We elected Calvin Judd. Mary Dailey, and Allene Davidson as our leaders on this mile and now we have discovered that there are even more difficulties to overcome—Geometry and Caesar. Some have fallen, but not many; we are still persistent. Our athletes have made our class well- THIRTY-EIGHTLeft to Right— Top—Stahlhut, Wentz, Wayne, Wandling, J. McLean, Levora. Weiss, M. Smith Theuer, Vieth, P. Smith, Linn, J. Merkel. O’Connell. Middle—Mateyka, Groves, U. Geers, Schmidt, Palecek, Stolze, Wilson, Lindbeck, R. McLean, Wiley. Michel, Tenick. Smirl, R. Marks, Lange, L. Marks. Bottom—Ward, Snider, Stucker, Hall. Nicolussi, Lannae, Ladd. Tiley, Reding, Sehnert, Volz. Studebaker. Moore. Svaldi, M. Schneider. G. Schneider. Paur, Ohm. known. There were seven from the Sophomores who received letters in football. There are more players on the E. H. S. basketball team from the Sophs than from any other class in High School. They are all good players, but two outshine the rest. They are Calvin Judd and Reno Tenor. Now our second milestone is fading behind us and a third is looming up in the distance. Soon we shall have passed that one and then shall labor to pass the next and at last we shall achieve the goal that all student.; traveling on the E. H. S. highway are struggling to reach. That goal is the day in 1931 that shall see us graduate from E. H. S. and travel the highway alone. “They say that life is a highway and its milestones are the years. And now and then there’s a tollgate where you buy your way with tears; It’s a rough road and a steep road and it stretches broad and far. But at last it leads to a golden town where golden houses are.’’ EDNA LADD. THIRTY-NINElililE "fc™ SOPHOMORE CLASS ROLL MARY DAILEY - - - -...........President ALLENE DAVIDSON.....Secretary-Treasurer Robert Ax Frank Bach Irene Barthi Harold Barton George Bassford Helen Bast Erwin Berlemann Gladys Bishop Wallace Blackburn Jule Blake Katherine Bothman Genevieve Buch Warren Buckles Florence Buchnemann Charles Busenhart Dorothy Chandler John Coppinger Helen Cunningham Verna Cunningham Gladys Dippold Richard Dippold Norma Dunstedter Olin Eickmann Bernice Fagg Gerald Fall rig Edna Feldner Bessie Ferguson Julia Fiegenbaum Erwin Fischer Alice Flagg Irene Forester Ruth Fruit Edward Funderburk I 'dell Geers Lucien Gerber Alice Gerhardt Erma Goff Kenneth Groves Virginia Hall Mildred Hartung Hilda Haynes Nelson Hodina Elizabeth Hofmeier Orville Holtmann Hugh Kane Donald Kriege Edna Ladd Vivian Lannae Harold Levora Forrest Lind beck Evelyn Linn Norvall Loewen Lesley Marks Robert Marks Raymond Mateyka Joseph McLean Robert McLean Johannah Merkel Hilbert Michel Winifred Moore Courtney Motz Elizabeth Nicolussi Catherine O’Connell Viola Ohm Rose Paur William Palecek Eugene Schmidt Grace Schneider Margaret Schneid Helen Sehnert Richard Smirl Margaret Smith Pearl Smith Mary Snider Herbert Stahlhut Paul Stolze Velma Stacker Faye St udebaker Melvin Suhre Katie Svaldi Helen Svoboda Edward Tenick Reno Tenor Edna Theuer Fay Tiley Helen Vieth Ronald Wand ling Velma Ward Marshall Wayne Rose Well ncr Thelma Weiss Harold Wentz Verne Wiley Virgil Williams Donald Wilson 'NV a' '« ' : v ' o¥ ;av '• . - Vvz; v- - F. . M, . - V FORTY-ONELeft to Right— 1°I Gilbert, Abend»oth, Werner, Black, Henry. Burian, Kyro, W. Geers. Bohm. Goff, Hartung, Braundmeier. Kriege, Gerling, Coslet, Kochanski. Second Row—Hvten. Jacobs. Barnett, Forshaw, Joseph. Handlon. Gueltig. Dun-stedter, Koltenbach, Bode, Cromeans. Ashby. V. Feldmann. D. Feldmann, Klein. Blunie, Humphry. Miss Adams. Ihiid Row I'lynn, Blixen, Grebel, Honerkamp, Dippold, Emerick, Kngelman. Abert, Bauer. Best. Grill. Giese. Cassens. Appel, Ladd. Dinwiddie. Cunningham. Denham. Bottom Row—Altefogt. Elik, Dunstedter. Kearney, Jensen, Hydron, Honchak. Appel, Fultz. Davis. Gerfen. Boyd. Barnett. S. Bernasek. Baird. Clark. Eaton. Hotuiz, Kays. “IMPORTANT EVENTS FROM OFR CAPTAIN’S LOG’ September 7, 19 28—S. S. Freshman left port with a crew of 120 for a four-year cruise on the “Sea of Knowledge.” September 8. 1928—Severe storms (our studies) encountered. Ship not thrown off of course, although its crew is beseiged by fright and sickness. October 10, 1928—S. S. Freshman sailed into the “Bay of Athletics,” where several of its crew disembarked at the “Harbor of Football” and are striving for the Freshman football emblem. October 21, 1928—Reports! The first returns of our work on board are out! November 19, 1928—S. S. Freshman no longer without officers. Captain, Jensen; First Mate, Welty, and Second Mate, Smith, were chosen from among our crew. December 4. 1 928—S. S. Freshman again sailed into the “Bay of Athletics,” this time anchoring at the “Harbor of Basketball.” This expedition was manned by Clifford Goff, w ho easily succeeded in gaining a place on the K. H. S. line’s first team FORTY-TV OLeft to Right— Top—Lindbeck, Zak, Welty, Rasplica. Langreder, Otto, Pour, Poole. Winter. Sickbert, Levinka. Second Row—Mack, Spindler, Smith, Tolley, White, Taake. Kavarik. Kay, Kuikel, Young, Rohrkaste, Armond, Soehlke, T. Tenor. Third Row—Stahlhut, Shermer, Weiss, Weeks, Schultz, Metz, Rademacher. Stroud. Voss, Pierce. Lannae, Spitze, Schaeffer, Sedekum, Volma, Macha, R. Smith. Rottoni—A. Martin. Williams. Rauch. Welch. Sedelemeyer, Stewart, Watson, Thompson. Rudder. Meikamp, N. Schaffer, Longwich, Wagner, Nix. December 21, 1928—Christmas play presented in E. H. S.’s auditorium. Dorothy Kay, with a solo dance, and Mary Elizabeth Handlon. with a comic recitation, showed the upper crewmen real talent. January 2 4 and 25, 19 29—Barriers ahead! We were warned, but many relied too greatly on the safe guidance of the ship and were left stranded on the “rocks of failure. ” January 29, 1929—Although our crew has diminished in number since the memorable 7th day of September, twenty-eight brave sailors joined us to fill the vacant ranks at the beginning of the new semester. We are told that they are all able men and among them is Veva June Appel, who now brings to the S. S. Freshman her violin talent. March 15, 19 29—Freshman party held on board ship. Our first party was made a success under the sponsorship of Miss Adams. June 7. 1929—We have passed the first “lap” of our journey. Better positions having been offered us on the S. S. Sophomore, we leave the ship that has safely piloted us through the “Freshman storms” with many regrets, but with hopes of promotion to the Junior and Senior ships, respectively. Each is a step nearer to Commencement. which leads to our goal, “The ocean of life.” HELEN JENSEN. FORTY-THREE— IfrllE licitP FRESHMAN CLASS ROLL HELEN JENSEN - -- -- -- -- - President ODELL WETTY - -- -- -- -- Vice-President ROBERT SMITH ------ Secretary-Treasurer William Abert Leone Ahrens Mildred Altefogt Wilbur Appel Joie Ashby Mary E. Baird Dorothy Barnett Edward Bauer Stella Bernasek Thomas Best Esther Biggane Alvin Blixen Loretta Blume Alma Bode Clarence Bohm Arthur Brockmeier William Burian Em rich Cassens Jean Clark Phillip Corns James Coslet Hazel Cromeans George Cunningham Daniel Dippold Dorothy Eaton Carolyn Elik Harry Emrich Elmer Engelmann Dorothy Feldmann Verna Feldmann Edward Ferguson Joseph Flynn William Geers Eleanore Gerfen Paul Gerling Festo Giese Burrell Gilbert Clifford Goff Elaine Going Cletus Grebel Carl Grill Beatrice Hall Marve Handlon Walter Hartung Naomi Henry William Henry Harold Holtman Anna Honchak Gilbert Honerkamp Vivian Ann Hotuiz Clifford Hulsker Ora Hydron Dorothy Hyten Dorothea Jacobs Helen Jensen Alice Joseph Lois Kaltenbach Dorothy Kay Marie Kays Mary K. Kearney Norma Klein Anthony Koch an ski Cecelia Konarik Armin Langreder Eleanor Longwich Leroy Lannae Rudolph Ledirnka Jerry Macha David Mack Almira Mack Irene Meikamp Harold Metz Dorothy Miller Bud Morgan Helen Nix Edward Opel Blanche Orman Arthur Otto Lucille Pape Charles Pour Roland Pierce Frederick Poddig Charles Poole Orval Rademacher William Rasplica Muriel Reding Helen Rinkel Dorothy Rohrkaste Marie. Rotter Gilmore Schaefer Naomi Schafer Charles Schmidt Gladys Schmidt Esther Schoenleber Verna Schoon Mary Schreier Elmer Schuette Wesley Sedekum Edith Sellmeier Orville Shermer Maurice Sickbert Robert Smith Nelson Soehlke Verna Soehlke Dorothy Spindler Warren Spitze Pollen Stewart Elvera Straub Gerald Stroud Eugene Suhre Bernice Taake Ttillicho Tenor Grace Thompson Velma Tolley Helen Trares Frank Volina Esther Volz Harvey Voss Dorothy Wagner Sadie Watson Odell Welty Clarence Werner Myra White Hazel Williams Norman Winter Vera Wueller Bonnie N. Yates Ethel Young. FORTY-FOUR. X ' ' . ;; .. --xi ™?.- ■?' ''■ •-« ;« K :«; JP? - IC $£ % fl , ' V . N; . - • «: v . • 'y xvCN: vV J«v» • • vV : ' Z RSN ■'• X ,• .» . V .sy a' -. : y i y:.v 5:; . ? v ? £, -x 5 » % ' As' V ’ oX' Cvy ' ' V ' • ' V V , % . , v . ..-. Ci '■ v v. «N (.nV . V ' ' v» -.• w ' . -v 4‘w W- V. V' ' vy , • y . .Ns ' v y ' .v v. V v.' ' . ■ . v ' 239f . 'icxv x. r - 4'v?;-- x Z1' v . : x s . ' ' v: - j • .v SVv; ; K Sv • V- y ' 'Vi - vn , - VN y' ." .', ' y • - v • ' « v ' V V-' • 11% ns|l| 2g $ V % y.vv • . . . y y«' • y « , . vo V ■ • ,nv w v 7 : . x .£c nn wxSfc ✓ ' c "A V ' '' . X“ 2Sxss ys§k V V s' v. y » '. •'' - iyW y • »s v x . iV‘ V ,•. » » V y .v . TrVjW ' n • ,'.s ' - yr » : . ''.WS y. •• vv:v kv c '. -v'; . xV- • N n., v fe'V - •'N ■ -: ':s ,K. ?.;. vf- . V. , y, y-o . '• -Vvv • -tv ‘'•N' v v. tS m --A • v 28SSS »» v • •, ', .o - X ’ • % V '-• y V • v £ . W V r ' ..V f M »f .Coach Blodgett is completing his fifth year as athletic director at the Edwards-ville High School. Under his supervision we have had championship football and basketball teams and for the past two years we have won the conference track meet. Mr. Blodgett came to our High School immediately after his graduation from Shurtleff College at Alton, where he had earned letters in football, basketball, baseball and track. His record proves that he is not only capable of directing our three major sports, but also that he himself is an all-around athlete, who can show his proteges “how it is done We are fortunate in having a coach of his ability and with the personality to command the respect and admiration of those whom he guides. Whatever faults our teams might have, we feel sure they are not the faults of the coach. forty-sixBert’s Finish—State Meet, Champaign. TRACK SUMMARY The track season of 19 28 was tlie most successful one we have ever had in the Edwardsville High School. Young, probably the most versatile, all-around athlete that Edwardsville ever had, contributed a great deal towards the success of our team. Bert equaled the state record for the 4 40 and set a school record with the discus. The relay teams, Heidinger, Eldor Cas-sens, Arnold Cassens, and Young, deserves much credit. Loewen and Thayer, Alton, are joint holders of a conference record in the pole vault. Snadjr, Marburger. Heidinger. and Schaefer were instrumental in the team's winning. Another noteworthy fact is the achievement of Albert Young, who placed THIRD in the National meet at Chicago. This is the greatest achievement any High School student in E. H. S. has attained for his school in the athletic events.Left to Right— Standing—Schumacher, Snajdr, Williamson, Sooy, Coach Blodgett, Sager, Ahrens, Brockmeier, A. Cassens. Seated—Schneider, Loewen, Schaefer, Young, Marburger, Sharp, E. Cassens. DEAL MEET E. H. S. and COLLINSVILLE April 14 The first meet of the season in which E. H. S. took part was held at Edwards-ville. The E. H. S. squad, led by Captain Young, easily won the meet by a score of 78 2 3 to 34 1 3. Young was high-point man. DUAL MEET E. H. S. and EAST ST. LOI'IS April 21 The second meet was held at Edwardsville. The team showed the results of hard training by winning the meet by a big margin. 70 % to 42%. Young was high-point man. Snadjr was third. McK EXI)R E E IXTERSCHOI,AST I (1 April 28 The whole team went to McKendree, but Young was the only one to score. Bert won first in the 440 from a fast field. FORTY-EIGHTALTON E. H. S. (JUADRAXOTLAI? MKKT GRANITE WOOD RIVER May 5 The E. H .S. track stars won this meet, which was held at Edwardsville. The scores were: Alton. 5; Granite, 23; Wood River, 2 6. and E. H. S., 51). SorTIIWKSTKKX ILLINOIS DISTRICT MEF f May 12 Four members of the E. H. S. track team won the right to go to the State meet: Young in the 440 and the relay team. (HlXFKRKXCK MKKT May 26 The final track meet of the season was the conference meet at Granite C’ty. The outcome of this meet was in doubt until the last event was finished. Wood River and E. H. S. were tied at almost the end. E. H. S. won the meet for the second time. The score was Wood River, 37 V and E. H. S.. 39. TRACK SKASOX ’2!) The Seniors won the annual inter-class meet held April 3. This meet brought out the fact that Coach Blodgett has several promising athletes for the coming season. Edwardsville pulled another of its noted hair-breadth escapes in the triangular meet with Belleville and Collinsville at Edwardsville on April 13. While the Bengals led in the sprints and hurdles, they were unable to displace the sturdy Kahoks in the weight and other field events. The final outcome depended on the relay, and by virtue of this victory we came out 2 2 3 points in the lead. The relay was by far the most interesting of all. and the time made by the quartette of Tenor, Cassens. Fahrig, and Rohm gives prophecy of a record shattered in this later in the season. Edwardsville went down to defeat for the first time in the annual quad meet at Granite City. Despite the defeat. Edwardsville had several things to be proud of, and the number of medals borne home witnessed the fact that we were not overwhelmed. Arnold Cassens, hampered by an injured leg, was good enough to come home in the 440-yard dash in the remarkable time of fifty-five and one-tenth seconds. Arnold was also victorious in the javelin, tossing it out for 148 feet 8 inches. Bohm’s winning of the 220-yard dash from a fast field, including Gotler of Wood River, was one of the brightest spots for Edwardsville. Rohm was beaten by Gotler in the 100-yard dash, but only by a slight step, and we were assured that it would never happen again. The relay team, in running close to the time of last year’s champion team, gave promise of another conference winner this year. When this race had been run. Wood River was about 15 points in the lead, which meant a victory for them. Edwardsville was second, with Granite City and Alton well to the rear. FORTY-NINEFOOTBALL CAPTAIN SXA.IDW TACKLE Ed was chosen captain after the season of ’2 7. Always playing hard, he has been an inspiration to his team, and has never failed to live up to our highest expectations. Ed was chosen on all-conference teams the past two years. THE : SE A SON CONFERENCE STANDING Staunton 40 E. H. S. 6 School Won Lost Tied Livingston 7 E. H. S. Granite - 6 0 0 Wood River - - 0 E. H. S. 0 East St. Louis 4 1 1 East St. Louis - 26 E. H. S. 0 Collinsville - - - - 4 2 0 Alton 0 E. H. S. E. H. S. 2 3 1 Collinsville - - 25 E. H. S. 2 Alton — - - 1 4 1 Relleville - - - 0 E H. S. 12 Belleville 0 4 o Litchfield 54 E. H. S. 0 0 o i) «) • Granite 32 E. H. S. 0 ALL-CONFERENCE TEAM L. E. Kirchoff. East St. Louis L. T. Musso, Collinsville L. G. Gabble, Granite R. G. Weaver, East St. Louis R. T. Snajdr, Edwardsville R. E. Rose, Alton Q. B. Bailey, Collinsville R. H. Haskett, East St. Louis L. H. Colin, Granite F. H. Wilson, Granite JUDD TENOR AX LEVORA Quarterback Left Halfback Rikht Halfback l ft Guard DAILEY BROCK MEIER Center I eft End FIFTYSTAUNTON 40—TLGERS 0 The opening game of the Tigers football schedule was played on the local gridiron against the heavy Staunton team. The Tigers were practically a new team, having only two letter men to assist them. Staunton outclassed the Bengals the first half of the game, scoring 33 points, while the Tigers were unable to cross the line. However, the second half, Captain Snajdr and his aids were able to hold the Staunton-ites to 7 points and gather 6 points for their benefit when Moorman retrieved a fumble and carried the leather across in the third quarter. The last period had Staunton scoring their only points in the second half. LIVINGSTON 7—TIGERS .‘ 7 After a week of diligent practice, Livingston visited the Tigers on the E. H. S. campus, only to become the Tigers first victims. The Tigers were able to score in every quarter, collecting 19 points the first half and 18 the second half. The visitors scored their lone touchdown the last quarter. This game featured the playing of Captain Snajdr and Kelly Judd. WOOD RIVER 0—TIGERS 0 The Tigers made the trip to Wood River for the first conference game. This game had no favorable outcome, the score being 0-0 at the conclusion. Although the Tigers fought their best, they were unable to score against their heavier opponents. The greater part of the game was played in midfield, which showed the balanced strength of the team. EAST ST. LOUIS 26—TIGERS 0 The second conference tilt was held on the home field, when the Tigers were hosts to the East Side gridders. The visitors were too much for the locals the first three quarters. However, the Tigers piled up six fast downs in succession during the last quarter, but were only able to advance to the 7-yard line when they were held. The final counting was 26-0, with the Bengals hanging on the short end. ALTON 0—TIGERS 7 The Tigers engaged in a very muddy battle on the home field, when Alton, accompanied by rain, fell before the lines of the E. H. S. gridders. The first two periods of the game were played near the center of the field, but the third quarter the SPITZE FAHRIG CALDWELL SNAJDR RICHARDS WANDLING Right Guard Left Half Left End Right Tackle Right End Full Back FIFTY-ONEBengals retaliated and came within !» yards of a goal, only to he held by the Al-tonians. However, the last quarter the ball slipped away from Schwarz, and Moorman recaptured it, giving the Bengals their first conference touchdown. Accounting for the extra point. Wandling carried the ball through center and over the line. COLU XXVI LLE 25—TIGERS 2 On the day after Armistice the Tigers declared war on Collinsville, only to be defeated to the tune of 25-2. The Kahoks and Musso were able to score one touchdown in each period, while the Bengals gathered their two points when Schumacher, with the aid of Brockmeier, pulled down Musso behind the line when he missed the leather on a pass from center. This game was very rough and constituted a great number of penalties. BKLLKVILLK 0—TKIKKS 12 The Bengals avenged their defeat at Collinsville by a victory over the Belleville eleven. During the first half neither team gained any headway, but to open the third stanza Belleville fumbled the ball; in the meantime Reno Tenor scooped it up and balanced it 30 yards over the line for the first points. The next quarter featured the longest run of the season, when Reno again grabbed the leather out of the air, intercepted a pass, and ran 70 yards to a touchdown. The game ended in a second conference victory. LITCTIEI ELI) 54—TIGERS 0 On November 21 the local eleven made the trip to Litchfield and were given an anesthetic by their opponents that put them well asleep. I'nder this trance they found the opposition too strong and succumbed to the score of 54-0. The Litchfield boys scored heavily in every quarter, collecting 21 points in the third quarter alone. GRANITE CITY 32—Tigers 0 On Thanksgiving Day the Tigers deprived themselves of turkey, thinking of possible victory, but were deceived by the Happy Warriors, who romped away with a 32-0 victory. The Tigers held their opponents scoreless the first and third quarters, but became victims of the Warriors in the second and final periods. Although the score seems rather large, the game was hard fought and Granite was assured that the Tigers made anything but “duck soup.” DAVIDSON BERLEMAN MOORMAN Right Halfback Fullback Left Tackle HUBACH GOFF SCHUMACHER Center RiKht Tackle Right End FIFTY-TWO“St 111 BASKET BALL ’28, ’29 The mention of the past season brings fine memories to us because of the team that through a shower of criticism fought their battles to a finish. The members did not shirk at the hardships of each game, although the words from the public were most unkind. The team did not hang up a wonderful record—but it did keep up the spirit, which was essential to its continuous fighting efforts and can be praised for that. The season opened in the new gym and a very large crowd came to witness the first contest. The team fought throughout, but was defeated. Time after time our players came out on the short end. but they were not discouraged. Edward Snajdr was the retiring captain and Kelly Judd came up to pilot the squad. The co-operation cf the players was excellent and the games were very close, but still we had the breaks against us and continued to lose until the day when the Tigers defeated the runner-ups in the tournament. The unceasing efforts of the team were thus rewarded to some extent. THE TOT UNAM FAT The state district tournament was held at Edwardsville March 7. 8. 9. The teams competing were divided into two classes. Class A. and Class B. There were several interesting games, but those between Wood River and Granite and Collinsville and Livingston aroused the most excitement. Wood River and Granite fought on practically even terms until the last part of the fourth quarter, when Granite managed to forge ahead. The big upset of the tournament was the defeat of Collinsville by Livingston. The game was clore all the way with Collinsville leading at the third quarter by one point. Livingston managed to make a field goal during the latter part of the fourth quarter to win the game. Granite easily defeated Livingston in the finals, thus winning the beautiful trophy offered to the winner of the tournament. FIFTY-THREKE. SNA JDK - - Guard Ed, ’28 and ’29 pilot, was primarily a defensive man, but was by no means unable to find the basket. Ed was captain until the second semester this year, when his ninth semester made him ineligible. He was a capable all-around player and will be greatly missed next year. C. JUDD - - Forward Captain Kelly played a fast offensive game all year and was high-point man for the season. He is a determined player with plenty of pep and fight, an excellent floor man. a good dribbler, and expert shot. Kelly is back next year, as captain-elect, to help give other teams plenty of competition. D. SCHNEIDER - - Forward Every inch a fighter, Dale was high-point man in our first game against East Side. He always fought fairly and squarely 'till the whistle sounded. He played a determined and conscientious game, and we are sorry he will not be back again next year. I . STOLZE - - Forward I aul came into his own the latter half of the season when, in his second conference game, he romped through the Alton defense to be high-point man. With two years to improve, he should develop into a star before his High School days are over. FIFTY-FOURD. DAILEY - - Guard Dan has fought his last game for the Orange and Black, but his lighting spirit and defensive work will be long remembered. Dan was a fast guard, a good dribbler, and a “dead shot” on free throws. Competition on the defensive end will be heavy next year with Dan out. C. GOFF - - Center-Guard In Cliff Goff. E. H. S. has an exceptionally good prospect. He is only a Freshman and has three years to increase his ability as an all-around player. If true sportsmanship has anything to do with his success. Cliff will be one of the best. G. MOORMAN - - Center-Guard This was George’s first year on the team and he proved himself a star on the defense. He is a Junior, full of fight and endurance, and is never beaten till the whistle has blown. He will be back next year to assist E. H. S. to a victorious season. It. TENOR - - Forward Iteno proved himself not only a good floor man, but also a good point winner. He broke loose to lead the scoring in two of our most exciting games against Collinsville and Alton. Reno has two more years and much is expected of him. FIFTY-FIVETENNIS France has its tennis triumvirate, Cochet. LaCoste, and Brugnon, but who cares for France? We have Sammy, Dale, and Jimmy, and who says the comparison is not a fair one? We admit that they didn't finish first, but then even Tilden loses occasionally. If you’d have seen them trounce Wood River and been present when Sammy played at Collinsville and watched Jimmy battle so valiantly against Sauer and seen Dale chase himself all over the courts in that Belleville game—but we must stop from lack of breath. Anyway, we know we’re all glad that the same team is back this year, and though it’s against our policy to make early predictions, we ll wager that they’ll be crowding another cup into our trophy case at the end of the tennis season. fifty-six ' V a «• , v s KVC Wk • V Ay» FIFTY-SEVENGIRLS’ ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION HELEN BRADY - -- -- -- -- -- President JOSEPHINE BURROUGHS ----- Vice President MARJORIE BAIRD - ----- Secretary-Treasurer As first president of the G. A. A., Helen has done much to promote the aim of the organization and create good will among its members. Her athletic ability was not excelled by many. She was on the tennis team and junior basketball team. The Girls’ Athletic Association was organized last fall and made a member of the Illinois Girls Athletic Association. The aim of the association is to further health and sportsmanship among girls. The awarding of emblems is based on the point system, each girl getting so many points for each sport in which she participates. Six hundred points wins her numerals; twelve hundred, her letter; sixteen hundred, the first state award, and two thousand, the highest state award. Before receiving any of these she must have kept training for sixteen weeks, eight consecutive weeks at a time. The association sponsors basketball, hockey, tennis, volley ball and hiking. Backing the association and coaching the various sports are Miss Lawson, Miss Weigel Miss Ricke, and Miss Oliver. Though it was the first year, much interest was shown in the G. A. A., there being about fifty charter members. Because of its value to the girls of E. H. S., the G. A. A. will certainly remain and become a permanent institution in our High School. The first emblems awarded in E. H. S. were as follows: NUMERALS Hilma Anderson Josephine Burroughs Verna Colbert Corinne Faust Edna Faust LETTERS Josephine Burroughs Vivian White Frances Gerteis Josephine McKee Alvne Schmidt Vivian White Kathryn Wisher FIFTY EIGHTLeft to Right Top—Dunn, Schmidt, Ward, Weidner. Betzold, Neudecker, Dorr, J. Burroughs, Clark, Kaltenbach, Kearney. Second Row—Fagg, Buch, Dunstedter, Ladd. Lannae, Dyer, Colbert, Klauster-meier, Mateyka, Dailey, Fruit, M. Barnett, Kays. Third Row—Wisher, Fiegenbaum, Baird, Anderson, Bothman, Bess, Mindrup, Lee, Pierson, Rizzoli, Dohle, Jacobs, Kay. Bottom—Cunningham, Davidson, C. Faust, W. Burroughs, Flo. Gerteis, Shaw, E. Faust, Fr. Gerteis, McKee, Schneider, Brase, Brady, Sebastian, Williams. VOLLEY BALL Vollov Ball speaks for itself! In fact the team practices so hard it couldn’t even take time off to have a picture taken. But we are assured from the interest displayed in it that Volley Ball has come to E. H. S. to stay and under the direction of Miss Ricke is holding its place along with all other athletic sports. FIFTY-NINFTENNIS In our only inter-scholastic girls sports, the tennis team lias upheld the tradition of E. H. S. in its ability to compete with other schools. Organized last year the girls made us very proud of them by winning most of their games. “Dot” Neudecker and “Mart” Sebastian composed the doubles team, while “Pat” Brady played singles, and “Pat” doesn’t stop at defeating girls. She proved this at Collinsville last year by playing McWerter and beating him, much to the amusement ot those who watched the impromptu match. The results of last year’s season were as follows: Doubles defeated Belleville, 6-4 and 9-7. Pat went down before the Belleville champ, 6-4, 1-6, 6-4. Doubles beat Collinsville, 6-3, 6-4 in a very interesting and evenly matched game. Helen avenged her Belleville defeat by a 6-0, 6-1 victory over C. T. H. S. Dot and Mart won from Granite 6-4, 6-0. Helen won her match with Granite 6-2, 6-0. Doubles lost Belleville 6-2, 6-4. Pat won in straight sets 6-0, 6-0. srxTYTime Tiic IE (5 HOCKEV Loft to Right— Top—Florence Gerteis, E. Faust, Dorr, Burroughs, Riggs, Kays. Kaltenbach. Bottom—Williams, Stewart. C. Faust, Mindrup, Miss Weigel. McKee. Moore. IU tzold. Frances Gerteis. When the “gridiron eleven” lined up on the football field the girls “elevens lined up opposite them for the most interesting of their sports—hockey. Coached by Miss Weigel and captained by Melba Dorr and Jo Burroughs, two teams entered into keen competition. Many exciting games were played and a tournament was planned but bad weather prevented its being carried out. The line-up was as follows: Josephine Burroughs Edna Faust ........ Mildred Borman Ruth Betzold ...... Hazel Williams . .. . Dorothy Mindrup . . Winifred Moore Dorothy Neudecker Dorothy RIkrs .... Center Bully RiRht Forward Left Forward . .RiKht Half.. . Center Half. . I,eft Half . . Right Full. . Left Full. . Goal keeper . Corinne Faust ... Melba Dorr Frances Gerteis Helen Bernasek . . Ellen Stewart .... Jo McKee Lois Kaltenback Marie Kays Florence Gerteis SIXTY-ONEBASKETBALL Wlio said E. H. S. didn't have a champion basketball team in ’29? Just look at the Juniors! They went through the tournament without a defeat and will challenge the boys to a game any day and probably not come out second either! Basketball, in its first year at E. H. S., showed its popularity over other sports. So many girls turned out for it at the beginning of the season that it was necessary to divide them into two groups. Some played the eighth period, while others played on Tuesday nights and Saturday afternoons. Coached by Miss Lawson, the girls soon began to show their ability at teamwork and caging shots. In February, class teams were chosen and a tournament played which the Juniors won, though the Freshmen were stiff contenders and will probably prove keen competition for the champions next year. Seniors - - - - o o Seniors - - - - 10 Seniors - - - - 12 Juniors 28 Juniors - - - - - 12 Freshmen 11 Juniors 27 Sophomores - - - 18 Freshmen - - - - 25 Sophomores 0 Freshmen - - - - 9 Sophomores 4 SIXTY-TWOOn March 28 the first girls' basketball banquet was held, when the girls of the Junior team were guests of the three losing teams. The banquet was arranged by a committee of twelve girls, under the direction of Miss Flagg, and the color scheme of yellow and white was artistically carried out in the table decorations. The Juniors were presented with roses. The program was as follows: Toastmistress....................Josephine Burroughs “To the Juniors '................................Allene Davidson Response - ----- Ruth Sooy (Jr. Captain) Reading - - -.......................Katherine Bothman “To Our Coaches' ............................Edna Faust “To the High School Girl Athlete'' - - - Ruth Shaw Song—“We’re Loyal To You, E. H. S.“ - - - - All SIXT V -THREEHIKING CATHERINE CATALANO ------- President DOROTHY BARNETT ------ Vice President BLANCH ORMAN ------ Secretary-Treasurer “The Open Road is the Road for l’s.” So sing Miss Oliver’s hikers as they tramp along the highways and by ways of Edv ardsville. The girls hike once a week during the fall and spring and receive points for so doing which go toward winning their Ci. A. A. awards. The hikers this year were: Leone Ahrens Alice Bast Jean Clark Agnes Dunn Margaret Dyer Eleanore Gerfen Mildred Hartung Cecil Hess Dorothea Jacobs Berneice Taake Mary Katherine Kearney Edna Theuer Dorothy Rohrkaste Velma Ward Verna Soehlke Myra White GIRL SCOLTS Left to Right— Standing—Herzog, Fiegenbaum, McKee, Miss Gewe, Cunningham, Seated—Gerfen, Stewart, Hotuiz, Kearney, Lannae. Feldner, Kunze. SIXTY-FOUR fry t'X:. ‘ ' ' • V . v v' x‘ '• v CO ' .; vV jVX vV.- : y •- .v v v ■■ ¥-■ '■■’■■■■. • ■ v . v"» S v-.:' V •,;• ' , •: SN • -vA;v' Xx, Ac ' '' ' £ NS r ' :,v v - • $ ;y,»v- .v 3 ;; $£gS% SS' V yr , v V ' ' % s V ■. . v • „ .s : ; . •■ ’X ,- RffV -. v- . -. • ‘ » SIXTY-FIVEliiiiE Tic er CHEER CLUB SIS! BOOM! BAH! YEA ! TEAM! Heavens! What’s the noise? The Pep Club! In other words, Roaring Tiger Rooters are roaring and soaring! When you view that black and orange block ‘E ’ it seems impossible that such a perfect formation is capable of sound. Then from nowhere, it seems. Helen Brady, Gerald Stroud and Charles Busenhart pop up on the door—orange and black megaphones are raised—the volley breaks forth! And in such perfect accord. The visitors' firing decreases and finally ceases before the attack of Mr. Smith’s Cheer Club. SIXTY-SIX- lillE TilClER STUDENT COUNCILS Left to Right— Standing—Mary Baird. Melba Dorr, Nigel Voss, Miss Benner, Helen Jensen. Alice Flagg, Helen Ax. Seated—Helen Rizzoli, Elizabeth Hofmeier. Verna Cunningham, Katherine Wisher, Marjorie Baird. Norma Klein. Under the guidance of Miss Benner and Mr. Krumsiek, the Boys’ and Girls' Councils have done much to foster good will among the students of E. H. S. The Girls’ Council is perhaps the more active but both are doing their share of good work. Left to Right— Standing—Isaac Sharp. George Moorman, Mr. Krumsiek, Donald Brockmeier. Edward Snajdr. Seated—Arnold Cassens. Dale Schneider. Roscoe Davidson. Ralph Schneider. SIXTY-SEVEN= liilE TilClfR TIGER STAFF Chief Condenser and Eliminator JOSEPHINE BURROUGHS Chief Frevericators JAMES PHELAN ISAAC SHARP DOROTHY NEI DECKER RUTH SHAW MURIEL SCHMOLLINGER PAUL EBERHARDT Our Censors MR. GUNN MISS WOOD The Man With the I )ynainic (Consciousness BEN RICHARDS Financial Agitators RALPH SCHNEIDER DALE SCHNEIDER Typists HELEN AX BEATRICE BERTHEAUX SIXTY-EIGHTbt Tic fR MUSIC The Music Department is becoming quite extensive, having added this year a boys’ chorus and a boys’ double quartette. Miss Bridges has worked earnestly with those of us who have had musical aspirations and lias certainly accomplished wonders in her work. She has been working with us for the past five years and we appreciate her untiring efforts in helping us. e are sorry to learn that she is leaving us to study music next year at the I niversity of Illinois. Tile orchestra is continually being pressed into service, not only at our school functions, but at various entertainments throughout the citv. ()W('ll KKTKA Left to Right— Standing—Perkhaus, Blume, Hodina, Jacobs, Spitze, Pierson, Miss Bridges. Seated—Giese, Appel, Stewart, Barthi, Hunter, Sullivan, Buehnemann, Hill. On Floor—Marks, Fahrig, Bassford. SIXTY-NINEGLEE CLUB The Glee Club demonstrated its work of the past year by a concert on February 28. The program was as follows: “March Militaire”..............................Schubert High School Orchestra “She Is So Innocent”.............................Lecocq “Dance of the Gnomes’...............MacDowell Girls’ Double Quartet Reading...........................................Hilma Anderson “Love Song”......................................Powell “Eternal Inresse”.................................Ganne High School Orchestra “Down Mobile........................American Folk Song “Levy Song”.........................American Folk Song Hoys Chorus Vocal Solo - -- -- -- -- Josephine Burroughs “Sleep My Dearie”..............................A milage “The Lure of the Gypsy Trail”..................- Jones Girls’ Chorus Violin Solo - -- -- -- -- - Veva June Appel “Mali Lindy Loy" - -- -- -- -- Strickland Girls’ Quartet Reading, “The Message of the Flag” - - Ben Richards “Love’s Old Sweet Song”........................- Millay “The Dancers” - Lacome Girls’ Chorus “Now the Day is Over”.............................Hamby Entire Ensemble The Girls’ Double Quartette has been perhaps the most popular representative of the music department during the last four years. In 1926 and 1927 it was a double trio and the fourth part was added last year. For the last three years a single quartette has been sent to the McKendree Interscholastic and in 19 27 the girls placed fourth out of sixteen entries. Commencement will find the double quartette with a large gap to fill as five of its members graduate. As the infant member of the music department, the newly organized Hoys’ Chorus showed remarkable ability in its first public appearance, the Glee Club concert. Early this spring a Hoys’ Double Quartette was chosen from the chorus. In 1927 the Music Department presented the operetta “The Gypsy Rover,” in 1928 “Miss Cherry Blossom,” and is now planning to produce “Hearts and Blossoms” on May 28. SEVENTYQUARTETTF, First Soprano BAIRD MILLER First Alto HANSER SC H M OLLING E R Second Soprano J. BURROUGHS W. BURROUGHS Second Alto SOOY HILL BOYS’ CHORUS Top Row—C. Richards, McLean, Motz, Dailey, J. McLean, Marks, Wood. Bottom Row—Gilbert. Wayne, Bassford, Judd. B. Richards. Davidson, Crossman, Kochanski, Wentz. SEVENTY-ONETHE HALLOWE’EN PARTY “Ghosts walked and ait dies wailed, downs per for wed and confetti sailed." On the eve of the 31st of October the annual school Hallowe en party was given in the new gym. We were greeted at the door by a tall white ghost, who ushered us into the gym. What a pretty and unusual sight! Old-fashioned ladies waltzed with clowns, two rag dolls walked about arm in arm, and over in one corner a pirate was gesturing wildly to a French peasant. At 8:30 a grand march was held and the judges awarded prizes to: Funniest Girl—Corrine Faust. Most Original—Helen Rizzoli, Laurene Pierson, rag dolls. William Long, Marshall Wayne, bathing beauty and photographer. Prettiest—Edna Smith, old-fashioned lady. Ella M. Williams, Pierrette. Queerest—Edward Funderberg, Erwin Fisher, old man and old lady. Funniest Hoy—Arthur Sievers. Everyone was then requested to sit on the north bleachers and the various classes entertained the guests with stunts. The Freshmen gave a clown stunt which featured a solo dance by Dorothy Kay. The Sophomores, a group of girls dressed as hoboes, gave a jig. The Juniors, using witches and a cauldron, predicted future happenings. The mighty Seniors danced the Virginia Reel dressed in foolish costumes. Then everyone was told to dance and get his fortune told. Among those present were clowns, ghosts, witches, old-fashioned girls and men, a Russian and French peasant, farmer boys, and even two West Point cadets graced the party with their presence. The orchestra pit was made of bales of straw and was placed at the easV end of the gym. At 10 o’clock eats were served on the stage. They consisted of soda, Eskimo pies, cookies, and suckers. Alter the refreshments, dancing was resumed and at 10:30 everyone left for home. The first party held in the new gym was declared a success. SEVENTY TWOTHE JUNIOR PARTY Stunts, games, and dancing furnished the entertainment for »he Juniors at their annual party on January 15. About a week before the party the class was divided into four groups. Each group was required to furnish some sort of entertainment. The first group gave a stunt called ‘ The Pictures They Didn’t Send to Ma.” It was very entertaining. Pat Brady, the photographer, took the pictures of everyone in the family from the baby, who cried her eyes out and crawled all over the floor, to the grandpa. The second stunt. “The Melerdramer,” was intensely dramatic. The players even assaulted each other with salt shakers. The third stunt was “A Successful Operation.” Boh Welch, the doctor, performed amazing operations upon his patient. The poor individual’s leg was sawed off and thrown in a corner, his spinal column was extracted and disposed of, and it was finally discovered that he was suffering from a serious case of cancer. After a few more punches, prods, and pokes he was declared cured and arose from the operating table and walked out of the room. An amazing feat! The fourth group furnished as their entertainment a game called “Spin the Pie Pan.” If you didn't catch the spinning pan before it fell to the floor when your number was called, you had to pay a forfeit. It proved interesting to witness some of the forfeits being redeemed. After all this tremendous exertion the guests entertained themselves by dancing to the music of an improvised orchestra. At 3 0 o’clock eats were served in the hall. The fare was cheese and weiner sandwiches, Eskimo pies, and fruit punch. After the eats, dancing was resumed and at 11 o'clock everyone went home. The party was a howling success. THE SENIOR PARTY At last it happened—the much-longed for Senior party! At 8 o'clock the fun began and everybody climbed up on the north bleachers to witness a stunt given by some of the members of the class. It was called “The Romance of AB and QT” and proved to be humorous as well as interesting. The girls all liked the way AB (Dale Schneider) proposed. And then SENIORS played “spin the plate.” Everybody was given a number and had to catch the plate before it fell, if his number was called. If he didn’t he had to pay a forfeit—oh! you know how it’s played. Really it was lots of fun. You should have seen Coach walk the railing in the gym and heard Mr. Gunn sing a cute li’l song about monkeys. After that we danced to music furnished by Joe Ladd. “Rass” Schneider, and Bun Hill, and had our eats, which consisted of ice-cream sandwiches, pop, hot dogs, and pickles. THE FRESHMAN PARTY The class spirit of the Freshmen was shown by the way they attended their class party on the night of February 21. The Freshies spent the early portion of the evening playing games, drop the cane, steal the bacon, etc. If your number was called and you didn’t catch the cane before it struck the floor, you were required to pay a forfeit. The forfeits were sold by Mr. Brown. After they had finished playing games the guests were entertained by circle dances (and the Freshies can dance, too). After the tremendous exertion of dancing, those present were given cherry pie a la mode, and punch. At 10:30 the guests were sent home and without a doubt the Freshman party was a great success. s EV E NT Y - TH R E E Time IilClEI5== THE SOPHOMORE PARTY 11--------and we had the BEST time!” That is tlie way the Sophs expressed it. The party was held on Saturday night, January 26, in the gym. All the guests having arrived by 8:30, everyone was told to play bunco. So play bunco they did and Catherine Bothman won the prize, a noise-maker. We had no idea that she could handle those little cubes like that. After the tables had been removed, those present made merry by dancing to the music of an improvised orchestra. At 10 o'clock eats were served in the hall. The menu was ham salad and punch. The punch was so good that some of the faculty staged a contest to see who could drink the most. At 10:30 everyone went home. and we had the GRANDEST time, and oh. that marvelous punch!” JUNIOR-SENIOR BANQUET MASONIC TEMPLE MAY 12. 1928 Menu Creamed chicken on toast Potatoes au Gratin Buttered Parkerhouse rolls Olives Rose radishes May Fruit salad Cheese straws Strawberry Delight Salted nuts Coffee Program Toastmaster -------- Toast to the Seniors.......... Response - -- -- -- -- Double Trio Toast—To the White Rose - - - • - Junior President - - Dale Schneider - Charles Gerhardt Helen Morgan Josephine Burroughs - - - Marie Baird Muriel Schmollinger - - - Lucille Miller - Lourene Hansel Artrude Westerheide Toast—to the Senior Motto - Cecelia Hell rung Reading - -- -- -- -- - Margaret Baird Toast—A Senior’s Future................Mr. Krumsiek “Dear Old High” The Junior-Senior banquet was the final event of the year. Everyone was so dressed up we scarcely knew them. After an interesting program and a delicious dinner we danced and danced and danced. Everyone had a perfectly wonderful time. SEVENTY-FOURTHE CHARM SCHOOL What is charm? Can it be taught in school? Just ask Spencer Allen. His plan of teaching charm in a girls’ school went over with a bang at E. H. S. on Tuesday, April 2nd! The Juniors’ play was unique in many ways. It was the first play given in the gym, before our new cyclorama, and behind our gorgeous new velvet curtain. Our new radio was used for the first time to furnish entertainment between acts. The play itself fostered a new idea never before taught in E. H. S. Having received a girls’ boarding school under the terms of his aunt’s will, Mr. Levans, a promising young man with many ideas, decided to take over the school and run it. At the school matters came to a crisis. The girls decided to strike and go home because a cross old man was to be in charge of the school. At this point Mr. Bevans arrived on the scene, and after they had seen him the girls decided to remain. Aided by his friends, Mr. Bevans revolutionized the school, to the disgust of the faculty, and made all the girls happy. He also won the president of the Senior Class, who had fallen deeply in love with him. The cast included: Tim Simpkins.......................Bruce Crossman Homer Johns........................Melvin Hubach Elsie Benedotti....................Alyne Schmidt Miss Hays........................Josephine McKee Miss Curtis........................Corinne Faust Sally Boyd -.......................Hilma Anderson Muriel Doughty.....................Kathryn Wisher Ethel Spelvin....................Ella M. Williams Alix Mercer........................Virginia Noggle Lillian Stafford........................Marjorie Baird Madge Kent.........................Helen Bernasek Margaret Gordon.........................Margaret Dyer Celia Gray.................................Agnes Dunn Dotsie.....................................Cecil Hess David MacKensie Austin Bevans - George Boyd Jim Simpkins - William Long Spencer Allen Robert Welch Charles Richards SEVENTY-FIVE== lililE TilClER TWEEDLES “Tweedles! Tweedles! self! ' Nothing but Tweedles! It’s true! I’m a Tweed I e my- “My Godfrey Mighty! Can’t you go crazy without desecrating the Sabbath? “Amen, Adam, Amen!” “There may have been some queer Castleburys, but evidently it was up to us to produce the first one that shouldn’t be at large without an attendant. “You talk to him, Adam; I can’t.’’ “As one of the family, I'LL be glad to stay and help talk to him if needed.” “But it isn’t me you care about, Mr. Castlebury. It’s—only the glass.” And many other such expressions were heard by the crowd who witnessed Tark-ington’s “Tweedles” presented by the Senior Class on May 2. The story is a farce dealing with the struggle between two families for prominence. The Castleburys. an aristocratic Philadelphia family, do not wish their supposed simple-minded son to marry Winsora Tweedle. the daughter of a native villager in a new England summer resort. On the other hand, the Tweedles consider the Castleburys " nobodies out of nowhere." and will not permit Winsora to have any-thlrg to Co with Julian. After it any trying scenes. Julian proves he isn't so simple minded after all and wins Winsora. The cast is as follows: Director - .....................Miss Martin Stage Manager..............................Paul Eberhart Adam Tweedles..........................- James Phelan Winsora, his daughter. - Lourene Hansei Ambrose, his son..........................Alvin Wood Philemon Tweedles, town constable - - Henry Eaton Mrs. Albergone, Tweedles’ sister - - Lucille Miller Mr. Castlebury ----- Roscoe Davidson Mrs. Castlebury - - - Josephine Burroughs Julian Castlebury...........................Ben Richards Mrs. Ricketts, a young widow - Gladys Buch OPERETTA II KARTS AX I) BLOSSOMS CHARACTERS Mrs. Horace Manning, who believes in dreams-Marie Baird June, her daughter, young, pretty and romantic...........................Josephine Burroughs Marie, her sister, younger, just as pretty and even more romantic..............................Lourene Hanser Mr. Matthew Brandon, the absent-minded man - - Spencer Allen Phillip Brandon, his nephew.......................Ben Richards Jerry Higgins, poor but promising ... - Bruce Crossman Malindy, a young lady of color......................Edna Ladd Samson Bonapart, an ebony-hued bell boy - - Charles Richards Chorus - - - - Thirty-six boys and girls Chorus...................Twenty black girls The story takes place at an American Hotel where Mrs. Manning, a rather Imposing widow, is spending the summer with her two daughters. June and Marie. Outraged because Marie is in love with a poor but promising young law'yer. she decides to leave the hotel when Mr. Brandon, an old sweetheart of Mrs. Manning’s, appears on the scene with his nephew Philip, who falls in love with June. Mrs. Munning decides to remain and from then on the action becomes complicated, but In the end everything turns out all right. Samson, a colored bell boy. and Malindy play a prominent part in all the entanglements. SEVENTY-SIXItilL lilClER SEPTEMBER — 6 And so begins another school year with half-day session, customary Freshman, and three new teachers. G-12 Everyone tries to get used to being back to school. 12 Seniors get long wished for rings and pins—but the Freshies just won’t act jealous! 13 Try-outs for Glee Club begin in Mr. Smith’s room. He likes it! Oh. yes! 14 New cheering organization announced. Prize to be offered for best name! Come on Tigers! A penny for your wits. 15 Heat! Heat! Heat! 16 And more of it! 17 Pep Club is named “Roaring Tiger Rooters.” Allene Davidson wins sea- son ticket. 26 First assembly in new gym. What a contrast to last year’s assemblies. It surely gave us all a big thrill—and oh! How grand the seats feel! 2 8 Dan and Ed show us what they’re going to do to Staunton to-morrow. 29 First football game—Staunton. 40; E. H. S.. 6! And after that lovely pep meeting. 30 Why, Mr. Smith! Couldn’t you see those stairs? You did fall in such a dignified manner! OCTOBER — 3 Our first l.vceum number. The Kranz family of musicians entertains. 4 Big assembly sing led by Mr. Ford. Sang rounds ’n ever’thing. Lottsa fun! 6 Another game and we show what we can do. Livingston, 7; E. H. S., 36. Well, that’s better! 11 Girls’ Council has a weiner roast in Dude’s pasture. Year by year it’s getting better and better! 13 Oh, what a game—Wood River. 0; E. H. S., 0. Cheer Club appears in new uniforms—orange sweat shirts and caps and black and orange megaphones. Whoops! No wonder neither side could score. And—what? Why of course Joe McKee was there! 15 Miss Martin comes to school with her right hand bandaged. Miss Martin! What have you been doing? 16 Again we lift our melodious voices to the skies—pardon—the roof of the gym. 17 Mi£8 Knapp of the Illinois Girls’ Athletic Association talks to girls—and Coach and Mr. Krumsiek. - 18 Senior elections! Three cheers for President Dailey! SEVENTY-SEVEN1!) Dedication of gym. The Cheer Club participates in ceremonies. Dunce afterwards! And in football practice Coach was heard to remark, while showing one of the “subs” how to tackle, “If I get all mussed up for tonight, there’ll be something doing when I get home.” 22 A big stack of books arrived for the library and is in great demand. In fact, the study halls were practically empty all day and the board nearly decided to enlarge the library. 24 Miss Martin entertains fifth period study hall trying to open the windows of 108, but the stubborn things resist her charms and refuse to open. 2 5 Ruth Fruit drops her pencil on floor in 108—Ruthie dives after it—chair goes after Ruthie! Big spill! 26 Pep meeting. Isaac dreamed a dream about the East St. Louis game and tells us all about it. 2 7 East Side, 26; E. H. S., 0. No more dreams for you, Isaac! 29 Monday again. Ho! Hum! Everyone who went up to Homecoming at Illinois got back—much to our surprise—and all report a marvelous time. Just ask Chink Keshner for details! 30 Colonel Archer, labor leader, spoke to us today. We enjoyed his talk very much! Everyone is deep in plans for a Hallowe’en party. 31 Smash! Bang! The party! And it was a huge success! NOVEMBER — 1 Rained all day—but who cares? 2 And still it rains! 7 Beat Alton 7-0 in the dirtiest game of the year! Oh, how it rained! The field was a sea of mud. 6 Election day! American History classes elected Hoover! 7 Why so happy, everybody? Oh, yes! Holiday the 12th. Three cheers for the Board of Education! 8 Girls basketball starts to organize. Jimmie Phelan wheels “Rass” down Main street in a wheelbarrow. Why? “Rass” was for Hoover and “to the victor belong the spoils!” 9 Public Speaking class gives Armistice program in gym. 12 Ethel’s big day! And Mr. George Musso assisted by the rest of Collins- ville’s team beat us for the first time in four years, 25-2. Big, generous E. H. S.! 13 A representative of Lindenwood speaks to the Senior girls. 14 Another lyceum number. A magician produces anything we want from rabbits to guinea pigs. 15 Many girls out for first basketball practice. Just wait, boys! Just wait! 16 Pep meeting at which the Cheer Club puts on a clever stunt. A red and white “B” representing Belleville, miraculously turns to “E.” 17 Postponed game with Belleville! Reno breaks loose for two touchdowns. running 75 yards for one. Score 12-0. And then it snowed! Could it have happened because Reno scored? 20 Miss Martin gently (?) arouses “Red” Nash from his pleasant slumbers in 108 the 5th. 21 We tearfully watch the team depart for Litchfield with Dan’s parting re- mark, “Give my regards to the Virgil Class,” ringing in our ears, and then anxiously await their return. But they come back looking like Napoleon after Waterloo! Just look in the football section to see what happened! SEVENTY-EIGHT2 2 Another assembly sing, and we use our new song books for the first time. 22 Extra! Extra! Big newspaper published by Ancient History classes dealing with leading events of ancient days. 2(1 Senior pictures begin to circulate. Really we didn't know we were so popular! 27 Big explosion in chemistry lab. Piece of sodium blows up and hits Alvin Hellrung which causes the poor boy to cry all through Virgil! 28 Six students from Bunker Hill entertain us with a Latin play which we en- joy very much, though very few of us know what it is all about. 2 0-20 Thanksgiving holidays—for which we are most grateful. Everyone goes to Granite for the big finish of the football season. And they did. 23-0. It doesn't worry us at all because our practically new team will be veterans next year and are bound to make us proud of them. DECEMBER — 3 All back again and working hard. Emphasize the HARD! It certainly is, after four days of leisure. 4 Seniors discuss plans for a party. 5 Lyceum number. Mr. A. L. Elude gives a most interesting talk. As a result, steamship companies are reporting a great rush in sale of tickets to Japan. 10 Again our Roaring Tigers Roar! Practice makes perfect! 11 Season tickets for basketball on sale? Cheap! One week only! Do your shopping EARLY! 12 Assembly! Mr. Brown and Miss Lawson urge us to buy season tickets and back the team. Mr. Gunn leads singing. 13 Eighth period girl's basketball begins! We are informed it takes us en- tirely too long to take showers! Well! Well! Really, Miss Benner! It’s an innovation to us! We're making up for lost time. 14 Pep meeting! Sportsmanship talk—first game in new gym. Big crowd lots of pep—and then they beat us. East Side. 19; E. H. S., 11. But haven’t we heard somewhere that a poor beginning makes a good ending? Dot Kay dances for us between halves! And her part of the program was O. K. 15 First copy goes to the engravers, accompanied by part of the staff. Why did they have to go? Oh! Why do you like to go to St. Louis? Senior party—we have a grand old-fashioned time playing “spin the plate”—but, oh. the forfeits! We discover that Coach and Ben shall be the tight-rope walkers in our circus—if we ever have one. 17 Mr. Smith organizes Debate Club. Opponents beware! Christmas barrel is placed in the hall. 18 Santa came last night and left us two pretty Christmas trees. Team went to Belleville—they came back again! They left 26 points down there and brought 8 home. 19 Debate Club debates on what to debate for their first debate. 20 Girls’ basketball practice! 21 Christmas program in gym. Christmas play supervised by Miss Martin. After the program we were wished a very merry Christmas, given big peppermint sticks and sent home. Game with Mt. Olive. They’re too high for us. 22-12. Stoo bad. 2 2 Christmas Holidays! Hurray! Hurray! Hurray! Everybody’s all set for Santa Claus. SEVENTY-NINE28 Game with Alumni. It was terribly exciting and we almost won. However, the Alumni showed us they still knew their basketball and won 21-18! At the dance after the game the class of ’2 7 is awarded a box of candy for having the largest number present. JANUARY — 2 All back to school again. Everybody tries to tell the biggest story of what he did during the holidays. We all make New Year’s resolutions and immediately break them. 3 The male half of E. H. S. amuses itself at noon today throwing snowballs at the houses across the street. Mr. Brown blooms out in a purple tie. 4 Too much Christmas for the team! Wood River beat us 2 2-6! Oh, dearie me. what can the matter be? 5 Team went to Gillespie to beat ’em. But Gillespie fooled us with a 26-6 score. 7 Monday! ’Nuff said! It’s colder than cold and do we ice skate? 8 Bank Day! And again we’re urged to save our dimes. Ah!—music! The double quartette lifts its melodious (?) voice in song. Girls practice basketball eighth period and after school finish without any casualties. 9 Still cold, and still we skate and skate. For once the ice favors us by re- fusing to melt. Lyceum number: American Glee Club! 1 I Assembly sing and pep meeting. Mr. Ford leads us in the songs and Pat. Gerald, and Charles in the yells. Do we like our new cheer leaders? Yea! Almost win game with Alton. Score, 19-17. What a shame! Collinsville defeats Belleville to-night, and that’s another shame! 1500 people at that game. Some mob! 14 During the week end it snowed and every one went sleigh riding. More fun! 15 First girls’ inter-class basketball game. Seniors lose to Juniors 27-3. All the boys come down to laugh but the laugh was on them, for they were kindly asked to leave before the game began. 16 Juniors start having individual pictures taken for the Tiger. This is the first time the Juniors have done this and it’s creating more excitement than the Senior pictures. 17 The instability of a seat in Mr. Gunn’s room causes Bruce Crossman to land on the floor with a bang the third period. 18 Pep meeting and assembly sing. We sing songs selected by the faculty. Wonder which English teacher requested ‘‘Let the Rest of the World Go By”? And how we yelled! WMioopie! Come on, you Kahoks! 19 Collinsville is up to its old scalping tricks again. But we had them going the first half. Thrilling! Why we started to run circles around them. But that was all. We merely started the ball rolling. They finished 4 3-16. But it really was a grand game and the biggest crowd we’ve had in the gym. 21 The jinx seems to be over the second team, too. They lost to Bunker Hill. 22 Girls’ turn today for quartette practice. Don’t cry. boys! Debate Club meets and decides they won’t debate this year. Freshman girls defeat the Sophomores. Review for semester exams begins. 23 And still we review! And cram! 24 Arrived! The finals! Wow! We quake and shiver. Where did the teach- ers rake up some of the questions, any way? 25 And still we write out the knowledge acquired during the last semester. We’re certainly glad that it won’t be long now! Almost over! And no school Monday! Teachers simply must have a day in which to gradepapers. Rig show in 108 fifth period. Melvin Hubach stages a parade to tlie pencil sharpener wearing a rhinestone bracelet—oh, pardon us! On his wrist, of course. Played East Side at the Ainad Temple and were defeated 21-15. 26-27-28 Everybody goes ice skating. 29 All hail! The “preps” arrive and are so intelligent looking! Rut wait! We see excellent football material for Coach in Jay Lindbeck. Lyceum number entertainers. And he draws us the prettiest pictures, sings us the cutest songs, and will you ever forget his composition entitled “Teeth”? 30 Horrors! One of the prep girls wanders into the teachers’ rest room in search of her locker. 31 Announcements in gym. We are told of our credits and work for the com- ing semester. FEBRUARY — I With plenty of pep the team almost wins from Wood River with a score of 20-29. There was a large number from Edwardsville present. 4 Miss Wood issues a warning to the gum chewers of the seventh period study hall. She says, “Please remove your gum before I have to make personal calls.” 5 Hurray! Look at the snow! At noon the boys stage a battle in our “front yard.” After school the interrupted snowball “war” is continued on St. Louis Street. 6 This noon the fight includes Messrs. Gunn, Smith, and Brown and EVEN Mr. Krumseik throws snowballs. What is our faculty coming to? And we are told that our principal stooped over to get some snow and---- anyway Coach came to the rescue with his overcoat. 7 Heavens! What ARE those peculiar sounds coming from the gym? Oh. dear! What a blunder. It’s only the Boys’ Chorus practicing! 8 Assembly sing. We try out a new system. The boys sit in one section and the girls in another. We sing songs to one another and really ’tis lots of fun. Game with Brighton (Coach’s home town). Guess they know his methods too well! II We have a new student in our midst. Harold Sheldon arrives from Massa- chusetts. Welcome, Harold! We hope you'll like us! Kelly wore a cap today! First time this winter. What’s going to happen. Now if we can only convince Catherine Bothman also that hats were made for wearing we will have accomplished something. 12 Group pictures are taken for the Tiger. Taken in the gym the last three periods this morning. We are absolutely inconsolable over the loss of those periods. What a game with Granite! After defeating Collinsville by 12 points, they manage to score only seven more than we! And oh! What a Freshman can do! Cliff Goff tears around so fast we can hardly follow him and is high-point man. He just can’t miss tonight. What can it be? Don’t all guess at once. 13 Bud Levora seems to have a bad dose of spring fever. He goes around all afternoon minus a coat, with sleeves rolled up. and vest hanging open. 14 Valentine’s Day! Cupid and a lot of hearts! And Ruth didn’t say this in her day’s write-up, but just ask her where her red and white carnations came from. Bruce Crossman appeared today with a skull and crossbones on the back of his sweater. Wonder what the significance of that is? Maybe it’s “death on girls!” RIGHT Y-ONE15. Girls party is given for the “preps." Every one had a grand time. And °ur team isn’t so dumb. They managed to arrive home from Alton just in time to get in on the eats! We’ve just about decided that Alton can’t be beaten. The score this time was 17-18. And Paul Stolze, playing his third conference game, was high-point man! 18 I' ive industrious (?) fellas sat on the main stairway and studied their lessons. 19 Hurray for the Tigers. They defeated Livingston. Score, Livingston 8 E. H. S., 26. 20 Glee Club. Lyceum number. Filipino Company. Very good program. 21 Freshman party. 22 Washington and Lincoln program in gym. Our fellow students entertain us with accounts of their lives, etc. 25 Monday again! Hoys’ Chorus practices. 26 Bank day. Girls’ quartet practices. 27 Girls’ Glee Club. 28 Musical given by the two glee clubs in the gym at 8 p. m. MARCH — 1 It came in like a lion and nearly blew us away. 4 WTe listen to the inauguration ceremonies in the gym as broadcast over the radio. 5 Bank day. Snap. Snap. Phelan takes pictures for the Tiger this noon of of everything and everyone. 6 Again the kodaks “shoot." G. A. A. meeting the twenty-minute period. 7 Big pep session. Messrs. Krumsiek. Ford, Blodgett, Gunn, and Williamson speak to us. For once the Scotchman was left in peace and the Swedes and Irishmen were the subject of abuse. Edwardsville holds first district tournament, 7-8-9. Fun and more fun. 11 Assembly in gym eighth period to hear “Thrift" talks. Charles Richards won first prize and Julia Fiegenbaum second. 12 Lyceum number. Mr. Bale, lecturer, spoke. 13 Glee Club. 14 Amid shrieks and screetches two benches in the luncb room crashed to the floor this noon, contents included. Meeting of all those interested in hockey. Plans for coming season are discussed. 15 Meeting of G. A. A. in Miss W’eigel’s room at 3:45. 18 Gracious, these reckless drivers. An accident at south entrance of drive- way. I wo cars greeted each other by smacking fenders. 19 Bank day. Banking contest announced. Each class is to assume a big league baseball name. Seniors—Cardinals; Juniors—Chicago Cubs Sophomores—Browns; Freshmen—Yankees. Each week on bank dav the teams are to play each other, those getting the highest per cent winning the game. The team getting the highest percentage of all the games played will be honored with a party at the expense of the other teams. 21 First day of spring and the arrival of the germ, “spring fever.” 22 The cross-country milers, practicing for the Carlyle meet, pulled their bodies around the track for seven laps this afternoon. 25 Tlie Junior play cast rehearses nightly in the gym for the annual class plav to be given April 2nd. eighty-two2G More excitement and 66m e horror. Two fast freights hit head-on by the Richards Brick Yard and the cars were piled up as high as the tops of houses. An awful sight. The whole county rushed to the scene. 2 7 Again everyone goes to view the wreck. Senior play cast announced. 2 8 Junior play cast gives dialogue before the student body, spelling the words “The Charm School ’ to advertise its play. 20 Meeting of all girls interested in tennis. APRIL — 1 All Fool’s Day. He careful. We have fun fooling our classmates and peda- gogues. 2 Junior class presents its class play “The Charm School.” It was very en- tertaining and largely attended. There were no special stars as everyone in the cast played the individual roles excellently. 3 Lyceum number. The Loff Family. Russian musicians. We wonder who in the front row was the object of the violinist’s attentions. 4 Assemble in gym to hear Indian speaker. He told us a lot about Indian life and legends. It was very interesting. He spoke to us to advertise the Boy Scout pageant “Cahokia” to be given in the gym April 15. Class track meet. Seniors win. Oh! This balmy weather. It has given everyone that “tired feelin.’ ” 5 No school. Wheel Teachers’ meeting in East St. Louis. 8 Junior play cast has a party at Hill Long’s. 0 Hank day again. The teams play ball and again the Juniors win highest place. 12 The tennis courts are used today for the first time. The courts are in fine condition, having been releveled. 15 Rain, rain, rain. Chemistry class visits Coke Plant in Granite City. Though they come home covered with Granite City real estate, they announce that they have had a marvelous time. Hoy Scout Indian pageant “Cahokia” held in the gym this evening at 8 p. m. 16 And more rain. The Juniors again win banking contest. They will win the finals of this baseball tournament yet. The Junior play cast has another party. 17 Lyceum number. Electrical demonstration. The boys are told how to fire the furnace in the mornings without getting out of bed. 18 The Juniors select their Senior rings. 1!) We were entertained today by a group of little girls from the grades. They were dressed in red costumes and had aluminum pans on their heads. They sang “The Tin Pan Parade.” The idea was to advertise the Art Exhibit at the Junior High School on April 22. 23 and 2 4. 22 Tennis match with Belleville. We win the singles and lose the doubles. Mr. Gunn takes the Physics class on an expedition. We wondered where he was going with that huge gun. 23 Hank day. Juniors again win highest per cent. The cast for the operetta “Hearts and Blossoms” is posted on the bulletin board today. 2 4 Rain, rain, rain! We do wish it would go away. Last-minute typing done by four Juniors, Miss Wood, and Jo. Miss Wood proves her typing ability by typing fifty words an hour with only thirty-nine errors. 25 And once again we say, “The Tiger goes to press.” EIGHTY-THREE.Would You Run Your Motor Car Twenty or Thirty Years? Plumbing Fixtures like all other materials change in style very rapidly and are modernized with new and improved features. It is a known fact that people install plumbing fixtures in a new home and forget them for 20 or 30 years and yet people get new motor cars every 3 or 4 years to keep in style and to obtain the latest improvements. In the present day and age there has been a vast change in styles and numerous improvements have been made in Plumbing Fixtures. It would be well for you to have a plumber make a survey of your present bathroom and let him show you the new and improved NONCO Plumbing Fixtures. EIGHTY-FOUR ENAMELWARE ') oxcO' CHROMIUM PLATED BRASS FITTINGS N. O. Nelson Mfg. Co. MAIN OFFICE AND SHOW ROOM ST. LOUIS. MO. BRANCHES Salt Lake City. Utah Pueblo. Colo. Houston. Texas Pocatello. Idaho Dallas. Texas Jackson. Miss. Little Rock. Ark. Birmingham. Ala. FACTORIES Noblesvillc, Ind. Edwardsville. 111. Bessemer. Ala. Memphis. Tenn. Davenport. Iowa Joplin, Mo. Wichita Falls, Texas £ oxcO' ACID RESISTING ' GirinsIllinois and Missouri Licensed Phone Main 60 Straube - Schneider Funeral Home 5 1 2 North Main Street Edwardsville, 111. EIGHTY-SIXBUILD WITH PERMANENCE ECONOMY BEAUTY RICHARDS BRICK CO SALES OFFICE AND EXHIBIT Edwardsville National Bank Bldg. Josephine S.: "Do you know what shape an egg is?” Gladys R.: "Of course.” J. S.: "Well, don’t let it get ‘round ” t X X No one has ever complained of a parachute not opening. X X X Miss M.: "I read that Dickens worked for two weeks on some single paragraphs.” Rass S.: "That’s nothing; my uncle worked twenty years on one sentence.” X X X THE OPINION OF ROYS AFTER WATCHING JR.—FRESH. GAME. “Even after we had spent a bewildering hour watching the girls’ basketball game, we were still unable to discover the object of the contest. Following the play of one particular star, we made note of her activities during the course of the game. 1— Fixed her hair 32 times. 2— Attempted to stuff middy into bloomers 397 times. 3— Pulled up stockings 131 times. 4— Jumped up and down, waved her arms, and screamed at short intervals." Now we’ll tell what we noticed at one of your games. Opponents made two pretty shots. “Sonny" fouled—gnashed his teeth! Dan tried one of his long-distance shots. Grinned sheepishly. Opponents’ score climbed to 12. Cliff fixed his hair and glanced over on tin bleachers—meanwhile his "man” made w . points. Reno caged a pretty “set-up”—took him five minutes to get over it. Opponents’ score now 40! Kelly calls time out—bawls everyone out. Playing starts again—w'e make four points. Dan—two beautiful free throws. Kelly—a nice one thrown in from the center. Cliff looks at the side lines again—All that’s gained is lost! Gun goes off! Score 4 8-6! All five—“Aw! Why can’t wre wrin a game? Looks like luck’s against us.” X t X Paul E.: “Do you know John Rrowm?” Gottlieb S.: "No, what’s his name?" Paul: "Who?” X X X No, Dwight, a boycott is not a davenport’s little brother. EIGHTY-SEVENEIGHTY -BWHTLEARN and SAVE The educational system of today teaches the thought of storing up knowledge and information until there is sufficient to meet any emergency in the business, social or political world. The needs of a successful life after graduation calls for systematic saving for the emergencies that arise from time to time in the commercial and industrial world of the future. Store regularly of your income for the emergencies as you have stored knowledge during your school days. We have a systematic saving plan that should appeal to you. On tilt' orncr «itli the Clock 7 EDWARDSV1LLE NATIONAL BANK. 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They are finally found, much to Chink’s discomfort. Red struggles with spare tire while Gerald Hot , jacks up flat. Red wipes his hands. Chink hands him a rag (Jerald appears to be doing all the work. Chink displays much leadership in directing work. Charles Richards and flame ride by and laugh. Ford rolls off jack and starts down hill. Chink pulls on brake—probably won’t be at school tomorrow—too much exertion. Marion Long passes and honks. Red displays true “pal” spirit and helps with the work. Chink wipes his hands. Makes one complete inspection circuit of car. Says something to Run—Run laughs. The tire is finally repaired, thanks to the untiring efforts of Chink, and the party rolls on. t t t Helen Hunter: “My goodness, what was that noise?” Edward O.: “That was an owl.” H. H.: “1 know it was an ’owl. but what was it that was ’owling?’ Mr. Gunn was selling forfeits at the Junior play cast party. When he came to one feminine looking article. Corinne Faust sidled up to him and whispered something in his ear. “The owner of this will please tell what she does every Wednesday night,” said Mr. Gunn. After thinking a few moments Miss Megow-an answered, “The same thing you do.” “Why, you ought to be ashamed of yourself,” replied Mr. Gunn. Now. if you should be curious to know what peculiar charm Wednesday evenings hold for Mr. Gunn and Miss Megowan. just ask them. t t I Robert C.: “I don’t want to be buried in a cemetery.” Alvin W.: “Why not?” Rob: “I’m afraid of ghosts.” t t t Rud Levora: “No girl ever made a fool out of me.” Ed. Snajdr: “Who was it. then?” t t t Jule Blake: “I proposed to Ruth by mail.” James P.: “Did she accept?” Jule: “Yes, but she was so dumb she married the postman.” NINETY-ONKIg 'J}15 55555 5 £ 5555555 5555 55 55 55 ',.• ’. .• w •;.’ T.’, rr, jrj. Electric Service Gas Service WILL YOUR HOME RE COMPLETELY MODERN? 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Arbutus, knowest thou what has four legs and four arms and can stretch but can’t walk?” “Nay, Horatio, what strange animal is this, forsooth?” “Why, two suits of woolen underwear, thou nitwit.” X X X Brockie: “Artrude seems pretty crazy about Arnold, doesn’t she?" Loewen: “Well, he’s out for track!" Brockie: “What difference does that make?’’ Loewen: “Women are always fond of running things.” X X X By the shores of Cuticura, By the sparkling Pluto Water, Lived the Prophylactic Chiclet, Danderine, fair Buick’s daughter. She was loved by Instant Post uni. Son of Sunkist and Victrola. Heir apparent to the Mazda, Of the tribe of Coca-Cola. Through the Shredded Wheat they wandered, “Lovely little Chiclet," Were the fiery words of Postum. “No Pyrene can quench thy fire, Nor any aspirin still my heartache. Oh. my Caffein, Heart’s desire. 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How is she getting along?” Ben: “Oh, she took a turn for the worse last week.” X X X Robert Welch: “Aren't you a little Ger- manic?” Harold Sheldon: “Darned Teuton. I am.” X X X Marian Long: “Don’t you think my new coat is a perfect fit?” Edna Ladd: “Fit! I think it’s a convulsion.” X X X L. L.: “Where I spent my holidays last year the thermometer dropped to zero.” Sue G.: “That’s nothing.” L. L.: “What’s nothing?" S. G.: “Why. zero.” Winifred B.: “Dad, why did Fido make such a fuss when you cut his tail?” Pater B.: “He was faithful to the end?” X X t (Ad in Edwardsville paper.) What could be nicer for a Christmas present for mother and father than a new set of false teeth? But suppose they were invited out together? X X X Vendor (on I. T. S.): 'Here are some fine views taken along this railroad. Would you take some?” Roscoe (who frequently takes I. T. S. to Springfield): “I should say not! 1 have my own views about this railroad.” X X X Mary had a little lamb, A friend gave her to keep. It followed her around until It died from loss of sleep. X t X Bud Wood (to elderly lady who is beating a rug): “Don’t beat that so hard; it might be Lon Chaney.” Lady (who is not so dumb): “That is impossible. I am Lon Chaney.” NINETY-SEVENDodge Bros. MOTOR CARS TRUCKS and BUSSES T uxhorn Motor Company Edwardsville. 111. Compliments of Raf f aelle - Ferguson Company They say she worships her husband. Does she? She places burnt offering before him three times a day. X t X Mr. Krumsiek: “Why are you complaining about Miss Megowan’s teaching?” Leroy L.: “It’s getting too cold to do this outside reading she wants us to do.” X X X Traffic Cop: “Use your noodle! Use your noodle! ” Miss Gewe: “My goodness, where is it? I’ve pushed and pulled everything on this car.” X X X A group of Senior girls walked down the hall one morning to stand in one of the four corners where Senior girls love to stand, but alas! alack! Charles and Ella Margaret were in one, Bruce and Jinks in another, Jule and Ruth in still another, and Bud and Vivian in the fourth. So back strolled the Senior girls, for as Shakespeace says, “All the world loves a lover.” X X X Harold Bauer: “What kind of leather makes the best shoes?” Amos C.: “I don’t know, but bananas make the best slippers.” Father (teaching small daughter to tell the time): “These are the hours, these the min- utes, and these the seconds.” Little Girl: “But where are the jiffies?” X X X Melba D.: “We had a hen egg in Worden that was six inches long.” Eleanor M.: “Huh. we got something down here that’ll beat that.” M. D.: “What?” E. 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B.: “Donno; back there some place.” H. V.: “Then why are you looking around under this street light?” W. B.: “Cause the light’s better here.” X X t Dale S.: “You look bad this morning.” “Doc” H.: “1 have a cold or something in my head.” Dale: “It must be a cold.” X t X Edna Me.: “What’s a metaphor?” Ruth Shaw: “For cows to graze on.” “James,” said Miss Martin, “use the word •triangle’ in a sentence.” James: “If fish don’t bite on grasshoppers, try angle-worms. X X X Mr. Brown: “Why. what do you mean? You say Benedict Arnold was a janitor?” R. Ax. “The book says that after his exile he spent the rest of his life in abasement.” X t X Kathryn Wisher: “That is the negro cemetery.” Naomi Eaton: “Ah. yes, a blackberry patch, as it were.” X X Minister: “I made seven hearts happy today.” Alvin H.: “Howzat?” Minister: “Married three couples.” A. H.: “That only makes six.” Minister: “Well, you don't think I did it for nothing.” X X X Mr. Gunn was giving a lecture on wild animals and was telling about the rh'noceros. when he said: “I wish you would all give me your full attention, as it is impossible for you to form an idea of this hideous monster unless you keep your eyes on me.” ONE HUNDREDp: 7? p; jsygs 55s pi 55 55Z55 Home Nursery AND GREENHOUSES Flowers For Every Occasion Potted Plants - - Cut Flowers - -Designs - - Trees and Shrubs J. G. Delicate Fancy Groceries Satisfaction in Groceries or Refund in Money St. Louis Road Edwardsville, ill. Hell Phones: Main SI or 458 Edwardsville, Illinois S3 1 SHI ONE HUNDRED ONEGerald H.: "Is the man your sister is going to marry rich?” Jerome K.: "Naw, every time the marriage is mentioned pa says, ‘Poor man. ” X X X I'd like to be an artist. I’d never be broke, by heck; For when the funds ran low I’d simply draw a check. X t X Joseph Aubrecht: "I don't understand how you can learn boxing by correspondence as this advertisement states. How can you get any practice?” Edward Stegmeier: "Oh. you get your practice licking stamps.” X X X Officer: "I just arrested a sailor.” Hubert K.: "A pinch of salt, eh?” t X X Arnold C.: "I've broken several records.” Artrude: "Really? On the track, I suppose?" Arnold C.: "Oh, no. on our Victrola.” X X X Gertrude O.: "Did you observe the great appetite of that stout man at dinner?” Mary E.: "Yes, he must be what they call a stowaway.” X X X Vivian W.: "Oh. don’t trouble to see me to the door. Muriel S.: "No trouble at all. dear. It’s a pleasure.” X X Ruth Betzold: "Did your watch stop when it fell on the floor?’ Sue G.: "Sure, did you think it would go th rough? X X t Edward Snajdr: "Lucille is a decided blond, isn’t she?” Marion Srnolek: "Yes, I think she decided last week.” X t X Mr. Smith: "We’ll have school only half a day Friday morning.” Eleanor Macha: "Hurrah!” Mr. Smith: “But .. e'll have the other half in the afternoon.” News Reporter: "Is the big colored boy in shape for the fight tonight?” Trainer: "Yes, sir! He’s in the ink of condition.” X X X Ho hum—I guess I’ll have to write up that Thanksgiving article. Let’s see—when our Puritan—or was it Pilgrim?—forefathers crossed the Delaware—no, that was Washington’s crossing—crossed the Atlantic in two ships—no, two brigs, one schooner and one sloop—that’s wrong, all wrong—in the MAYFLOWER is what I meant to say—it was the MAYFLOWER, wasn't it?—little did they real ize that some day the rock upon which they landed—they’re the guys who landed on a rock, aren’t they?—should some day be named after a specie of hen—or did they name the hen after the rock?—and thereupon should give rise to the ancient custom of eating roast fowl on Thanksg—aw, heck, what’s the use? X X X "Momma, Momma! Papa was kilt!” "Ikey, vot you say? Qveek!” "Hiram said dat de hosses had just eaten up de fodder.” X $ X “Cast your bread upon the waters and it shall return—sponge cake.” X X X Muriel (after 199,999th quarrel): “Leave this house immediately. I never want to sec you again. Go!” Ben: “I have one last request I’d like to make.” Muriel (sweetly, oh very sweetly): “Well, what is it?” Ben (brutally): "Please get off my lap.” X X X Eugene K.: "There goes a man who speaks in terms of millions.” Courtney M.: "He doesn’t look to be a great financier.” Eugene: "He is not. He’s a germ collector.” X X X Miss Martin: "And, Trefoil, have my chops lean.” Trefoil: "Yes. ma’am, which way. ma'am?” X X X Helen Ax says that doing without eating seven days makes one week. ONE HUNDRED TWOPaste It In Your Hat — Write It On Y Cuff — That the time to begin to save is the day you begin to earn. You are “stepping out” from the joys and thrills of school life into the realities of making a living, and making a life. Sensible Saving Sensible Spending Sensible Investment Time Will Do The Rest Think Ahead — Plan Farther — Work It Out The one who does nothing will never live to finish the job - - there’s too much of it to do. Under the present scale of living which will weigh heavily against your wages or income, you must get the full “heft” of every dollar. We are in a stronger position than ever before to meet your expectations of what a good bank ought to be. A partner to your progress. Citizens State . Trust Bank EDWARDSVILLE, ILLINOIS ONE HUNDRED THREE% I i M K “Say It With ” from Woodlawn Gardens s I a a We Have Cut Flowers and Plants For All Occasions H f 5 9 a a a § 08B8E2BB5B5Ug$2}I3 B K We believe that no other group of men or young men appreciate high quality in dress more than do our Euwarasvilie high school young men. Therefore, again, we remind ;:j you of the place to buy the ut- | most in quality— Hart-Schaffner and Marx Clothes. Co-Operative and Walkover Shoes. $ Interwoven Socks. Mallory Hats. |j Manhattan Shirts and Underwear W. W. Warnock Co. A A Eberhardt’s Meat Market We Sell the Very Rest That Grow . A and a Take This Chance To Tell You So Let Us Prove It Rohm Rldg. Phone 390 Edwardsville. 111. We Give Eagle Stamps W4 ‘7aw ? '7 ‘ ONE HUNDRED FOUR SODA SCHOOL SUPPLIES Delicate Drug Company The REXALL Store ATHLETIC GOODS CANDY Isaac S.: “You certainly sling a terrible lingo. You ought to go to England and learn the King's English!" Evans R.: “1 know he’s English!" X X X Irene (on Glen jitney): “Are you quite sure this is my bus?” Elvera: “Well, any one would think so to see you act.” X X X Chas. R.: “Dr. Williams, I'd like to marry your daughter.” Dr. Williams: “Absolutely, no!" Chas.: “Why. what's the matter with her?" X X t William Semon: “Which one of the parables do you like best?” Ed. Stegmeier: “Oh! The one where everybody loafs and fishes.” X X X Coach went to Granite with the Chemistry class and when he returned about 4:30 he asked Reno what time he had run the hurdles in. “I didn't run them," replied Reno. “Why not?” asked Coach. “The hurdles weren’t on the track.” Just exactly why you are out for track. Reno. The Public Speaking Class was substituting meanings for the word “nice” in various sentences, and “Rass" talked of effeminate shoes while Marie Raird called a swimming pool refined. X t X Paul Eberhardt was busy mounting Junior pictures with rubber cement. This is very difficult to work with for it strings all over everything in long silvery threads. Suddenly Jo Burroughs noticed him and said to Miss Wood: “Look at Paul’s hair. It’s all covered with threads of glue." “Silver threads among the gold." remarked Paul. X X X Written at 10:27 by “Rass” Schneider in the Tiger office. Exactly 12 hours ago I staggered out of the gymnasium—three minutes have elapsed-David Mack helped me out. The effects of the previous dancing attempts had vanished. Train. We picked up a few dying Freshmen—the punch had taken its toll—the bell has rung. That is all—goodbye! I will continue this afternoon Time is at 1 p. m. Rassie Schneider! ONE HUNDRED FIVECentral Shoe Repair Shop SALES SERVICE Colbert Motor Car Company Yandalia St. Edwardsville, 111. 3 Performs a real Service for those in and around Edwardsville at all times CHARLIE’S PLACE Opposite McKinley Station Feed Seed Store (INC.) Distributors of High Quality Feeds and Flours Wholesale and Retail Quick Service for Grinding A Feed for Every Need Phone 910 Edwardsville. Illinois C. E. WILLIS For Diamonds of the Finest Quality. Watches that will give Satisfaction. Jewelry that is Stylish. Silverware of Reliable Manufacture. JEWELER North Main Street Edwardsville, III. ONE HUNDRED SIX For Prompt, Courteous and Efficient SERVICE Call M. Desmond Mfg. Company Main 84 and 85 PLUMBING HEATING INSTALLATIONS AND MATERIALS ft 1118 St. Louis Street Edwardsville, 111. Miss Wood’s fifth period class was having a spelling match. "Destroy,” said Miss Wood. When bang, down fell the pole used to raise the windows. What is this strange power Miss Wood has over things? X X X Melvin says he likes bookkeeping best because the book is big enough to hide behind. X X X Have you heard of the American who, touring in Scotland, refused to give a beggar a penny because he didn’t want to appear conspicuous? X X X Geometry should be studied from all angles. X X X School belles should be seen and not heard. X t X Historical dates do not interest Roscoe as much as present dates. X X X Flo: "Say, Sue, how can 1 define a ‘handicap’?” Sue: "Simple! A chaperone, of course.” Nigel V.: "They say women live longer than men.” Eugene K.: “Sure, save the surface and you save all.” X t X Miss Martin: "Give a sentence using the word ‘bewitches.’ ” Leroy Dude: “Go ahead; I’ll betwitches in a minute.” X X X If you are caught in hot water, be nonchalant; take a bath. X X X Salesman: “And do you want an English saddle or one with a horn on it?” Gladys Buch (who’s taking up riding): “Give me the English one. We won’t be in any traffic.” X t X Bun Hill: “The man I marry must be a hero.” Kelly J.: “Oh. come now! You’re not as bad as all that!” X X X Marie: "Does Martha have her own way?” Helen B.: "Does she? Say! She even writes up her diary a week ahead of time!” ONE HUNDRED SEVENMember Photographer Association of America A. H. STREBLER STUDIO PORTRAITURE OF DISTINCTION Displayed Throughout This Edition South Side of Court House St. Louis St. Phone 21ONE HUNDRED TENb: K- 1 Edwardsville Creamery Co. MANUFACTURERS OF Finest Dairy Products 3 a Park and Johnson Streets Edwardsville, 111. ’ r', 7!Tr,T TuI Il'I I”I I'?. lil’l'I Il'I SSI Madison Store Dry Goods Clothing Shoes i ONE HUNDRED ELEVEN ■v ROBT. C. CUNNINGHAM QUALITY OIL CO. Red Crown Gasoline Quality En-Ar-Co Mobil Oils Adolph Frey CHOICE FRESH AND SALTED MEATS CHICKENS LARD CHEESE Mitchell Edwardsville Phone 115-R - - St. Andrews and 'I Hillsboro i'v YY V 227 N. Main St. Phone Main 62 Clipped from our own True Story Magazine: The teachers were eating supper one evening when Miss Weigel noticed something on Mr. Gunn’s shoulder which looked like powder and spoke to Miss Megowan about it. Mr. Gunn heard her and answered. “Oh, no it isn’t. I got that from the shot-put. Just a little clay!” X X X “Got anything snappy in rubber bands?” asked the boy from the big town. “No,” said the salesgirl sweetly, “but we’ve got something awfully catchy in fly-paper.” X X X Echoes from the Frosh party: Miss Lawson (to Freshman girl twice her size): “I’m afraid I can’t lead you.” Girl: “Oh, that’s all right. I can't dance very well either.” X X t Her Mother: “Have you given the gold fish fresh water, Ella Margaret?” E. M.: “No, they haven’t finished the water I gave them yesterday.” X t X They say Dan Dailey has had such a checquered career that his diary looks like a book of cross-word puzzles. Miss Gewe (to Virgil Class): “If you don’t behave I’m going to put you all out.” Alvin Hellrung: “Well, you’d be putting us out of our misery if you did.” X X X Aviator: “Wanna fly?” Doodie (eagerly): O-o-o-o yes!” Aviator: “Wait, I’ll catch one for you.” X t X Teacher: “What is water. James?” James I’.: That’s the stuff they put under bridges.” X X X Mr. Krumsiek: “Murrell, you ought to read more; have you read much?” Murrell N.: “Yes. sir.” Mr. K.: “Have you read any magazines?” Murrell: “No. sir.” Mr. K.: “Any newspapers?” Murrell: “No, sir.” Mr. K.: “Well, what have you read?” Murrell: “I have red hair.” X X X Traffic Officer: “How d5d this accident hap- pen?” Mr. Blodgett: “My wife fell asleep in the back seat.” ONE HUNDRED TWELVE  ON® HUNDRED THIRTEEN3 35 3 5 253 531 35 3535 35 55 55 35 55 3535 3535 353£ | Burroughs . | Compliments of Whiteside “ Runge-Ziegler 1 Books, Stationery |j School Supplies £ Shoe Co. I | Conklin Pens and Pencils s Quality Shoes and Hosiery I H. W. LOEWEN Photographer PORTRAITS - - PANORAMAS Commercial Work PHONES - - STUDIO 203W; RES. 664W Sittings made by Appointment GERBER BUILDING Edwardsville, Illinois ONE HONORED EOtTRTEENAnother Freshman girl (who is dancing with Coach and wants to say something appropriate): “What wonderful big hands you have.” Coach: “Yes, I have big feet too.” X X X Teacher: “What is faith?” Henry E.: “That which enables you to eat hash.” Calvin J.: “Aw. that’s not faith; that's nerve.” X X X Dan Dailey: “1 want to buy a hat.” Clerk: “Do you wan na fedora?” Dan: “No; I want it for myself.” X X X Miss Davis: “What is a phantom?” (No answer.) Miss Davis: “Well, what was the phantom in The Phantom of the Opera'?” Helen Brady: “Lon Chaney.” X X X If you take a dozen oranges, six lemons, one-half pound sugar, three packages of raisins, and any other things you happen to see around they’ll probably pinch you for stealing. First Pig: “I never sausage heat.” Second Pig: “Yes, I’m nearly bacon.” X X X Mr. Brown: “Well, that problem’s easy. Suppose there was a Mr. Jones, a Mrs. Jones, and a baby; how many were there?” Vernon B.: “There were two and one to carry.” X X X Melvin H.: “I get a kick every time I kiss Marjorie.” George (absently): “She doesn’t object to me.” X X t Marie B.: “And how did you find your new college friend?” Alma J.: “I just unbuttoned his coonskin coat and there he was.” X X X Papa Schmollinger (at about 4 a. m.) : “Good morning, child of Satan.” Muriel: “Good morning, papa.” X X X Lucille O.: “Here’s fifty cents on account.” Esther G.: “On account of what?” Lucille: “On account that’s all I got.” ONE HUNDRED FIFTEENOUR BEST WISHES AND CONGRATULATIONS TO THE CLASS OF 1929 AND TO THE ENTIRE STUDENT BODY OF E. H. S. Palace Store Company Bird’s Roofs Sherwin - Williams Paints High Quality Building Materials Building Material Sen-ice Station STAR CLEANERS Service With Personal Attention Edwardsville Lumber Company ONE HUNDRED SIXTEEN 111 Purcell St. Phones 429 and 318-R rfesraasrfinirsrssrsnA. Keller Co Headquarters for LEACOCK Sporting Goods Quality Merchandise at Right Prices and Satisfactory Service ’ Hey, wotsh lookin' for?” Sanitary Police: “A dead dog.” Votsh want with a dead one?” X X X First Roman Citizen: “Hail. Petronius!’’ Second R. C.: “Hail, nothin’ that’s ashes from Vesuvius.” X X t Roscoe I).: “Who killed Cock Robin?” Forrest L.: “Please, sir. I didn’t.” X X X Frank Perkaus: “Say. I heard something break.” Lucille Miller: “Never mind; that was just the promise I made to mother.” X X X Edward S.: “I see Poochie is getting his whiskers on the installment plan.” Leroy Dude: “How’s that?” H.: “A little down each week.” XXX Mr. Blodgett: “What is the interest on a thousand dollars for one year at two per cent David, pay attention!” David M.: “For two per cent. I’m not interested.” Bud Levora: “Go on! I dare you to hit me.” Burrell G.: “I’ve already had my daily dozen. so I shan’t.” X X X Philip B.: “When you were in camp last summer, did you find the mosquitoes thick?” Hank E.: “No. long and thin.” X X X They struggled in one by one. all passing through the small door at the end of the hall. Then a stairway disgorged a larger number, and the narrow passageway became clogged. Still came the mob. and the shocks of the swaying mass bent the walls. The roar of tl e struggling, pushing mob swelled, curses rent the air. In the center an arm rose and fell, wielding a club, then was sucked down and seen no more. No. this is not the storming of a medieval castle, but the tilling of the gymnasium for an assembly. X X t Muriel: “Where were you at the sixth and seventh dances of the banquet?” Annie: “Kelly was showing me some new steps.” Muriel: “Were they hard?” Annie: “Oil no! We had cushions!” ONE HUNDRED SEVENTEENHUDSON AND ESSEX C. C. BECKER, Edwardsville GEORGE CASSENS, Hamel DistributorsTin SENIOR CLASS WILL In view of the knowledge that we are to leave our beloved brethren in a t ‘" days, and considering the fact that such a brilliant class cannot be other but sane, we hereby declare this to be our only will and testament, duly drawn and sworn tins twentieth day of May, nineteen hundred and twenty-nine. This witnessetli, that the class of 1929 of the Kdwardsville High School, County of Madison, State of Illinois, United States of America, Western Hemisphere, Seventh Solar System, and north of the Kquator, do make the following bequests, as stated, of their beloved belongings collected in the past four years to whomever shall have the courage to receive them. Lucille Miller bequeaths her dramatic ability to Hill Geers, with the hopes that he can fool Coach into believing he knows something. Murrell Nash leaves with a sigh of relief. Dale Schneider leaves on the first train to Monticello. Walter Guller leaves under cover of darkness. Ben Richards gives his ego to whomever would be dumb enough to accept it. Henry Eaton leaves with a parting shot at Ben. Lourene Hanser leaves to become a missionary to a certain little Chink. Jo Burroughs leaves Arnold I eitner with a broken heart. Bud Wood leaves with Vivian on his arm. Beatrice Berthoux leaves the school fourteen typewriters with burned-out bearings and dilapidated keys. James Phelan leaves to confer with Einstein. Artrude leaves for a farm—somewhat near Hamel. Alice Bast leaves that rogueish twinkle in her eyes to her little sister. Edward Stegemeier leaves Mr. Krumsiek in despair. “Rass” Schneider leaves Gerald in tears as he romps off with Edna Faust. Leroy Loewen leaves the conference with several hopelessly shattered records on the track and field. Lydia Brase leaves her coquettish ways to Dorothy Barnett. Edna Faust left the Junior-Senior banquet with “Rass” Schneider. Helen Ax leaves Bob to carry on the family honors. Donald Brockmeier leaves his Scotch plaids to Anthony Kochanski. Roscoe leaves his little sister to the tender and loving care of Paul Stolze. Gottlieb leaves his nonchalant manner of hailing women to Forrest Lindbeck. Edward Snajdr leaves the dictatorship of 202 to his beloved friend, Kuno Strief. Loretta Sullivan leaves her typing medals to Helen Brady. Melba Dorr leaves Artrude with a palpitating heart. Mary Erspamer leaves the mirror in her locker to Narcissus. Ray Foster leaves his flowing locks to Mr. Krumsiek. Joseph Aubrecht leaves the front seat to Spencer Allen. “Annie” Baird leaves on the first express for Fruit. Muriel Schmollinger leaves all the desks in High School plastered with gum. Ruth Shaw leaves a jewel-like love behind her. Eleanor Macha leaves Mr. Smith with seven tear-soaked handkerchiefs. Eugene Knecht bequeaths a flowing mustache to Jay Lindbeck. Witnessed by Signed MISS ISABEL WOOD. J. P. of 312 THE CLASS OF 2't ONE HUNDRED NINETEEN ft i ft i I ft ft The Silverbloom, Inc. 118 X. MAIN ST. Featuring a Complete Line of Men s Furnishings Dry Goods and Ladies Accessories STORES LOCATED AT Collinsville. Edwardsville, Wood River. East St. Louis. Granite City. Vandalia, Christopher and Hannibal. Mo. •,a a ■M 9 a a Si l ■:=! a a a I GREETINGS FROM a a a § a a a Mrs B D. Judd Millinery, Dresses, Corsets Hosiery. Lingerie Lifts and Cards 107 Purcell St., Edwardsville. 111. 3 Demand Sally Ann from your Groceryman Our Line Electric Wiring Electric Light Fixtures Delco Light Plants Atwater Kent Radios Dynamic Receivers Frigidaire The ELECTRIC REFRIGERATION FINK Electric Supply Co, 228 North Main St. Edwardsville. Illinois ONE HUNDRED TWENTYIf It’s Cleanable—We Clean It ANYTHING 6 EVERYTHING OFFICE A l) PLANT 110 St. Louis Street, Edwardsville, III. Telephone MAIN 401 Edwardsville DeLuxe Cleaners | Try Our jl st :: | | a m is m ismssismss sisis 1 H. C. Dustman I ® i Brick Ice Cream i ! Cash Grocer i , i It’S 1 i I Fancy and Staple I Delicious t Groceries For | Parties 1 i -- - I | I I | £ at the Lowest Cash Prices S 1 1 1 tt 1 i i Clover Leaf Dairy 309 North Main 113 East Vandalia Edwardsville. 111. ,3 § ! 1 : | Edwardsville Illinois §j | 1 I1 i 1 tSSZSfclB ii 'BS EStEfiSZSSl ifi fi£ iS SSSS fijf ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-ONEFine MotorCars are built of Fine Material this is especially true of Whippet-4, Whippet-6, and Willys-Knight w i u » i=: K B $ K is) | § All kinds of - - Insurance and Real Estate Colbert Auto Co. (Heal Service) C. A. Bartlett Son 10!) Purcell St. We stand for service UNITED OPERATING CORPORATION THEATERS Wildey Theater BDWARDSVILLE. ILL. Wood River Theater WOOD RIVER, ILL. Princess Theater ALTON. ILL. ARE EQUIPPED WITH THE LATEST SOUND DEVICES SHOWING SUCH PRODUCT AS WARNER BROS.. VITAPHONE PICTURES; ALSO PARAMOUNT. UNITED ARTISTS. FIRST NATIONAL, FOX AND OTHER LEADING PRODUCERS ONE HUNDRED TWENTY-TWO;v, v.; T. P. REILLY real estate and insurance Res. Rhone 1048 Office Phone 27 00 E. Vandalia St., Edwardsville. 111. Office Phone 210 Res. Phone 14 5R DR. BYRON P. WILLIAMS OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIAN Rooms 312-313 Edwardsville Nat l Rank Bldg., Edwardsville. 111. G. F. SOLTER HARDWARE, PAINTS, FEED, SEED and POULTRY SUPPLIES 108 N. Main St. Phone 588 Phone 014 Taxi Service PARK SERVICE STATION F. K. DZENGOLEWSKI, Prop. Hood and Cupples Tires and Tubes Gas. Oils and Accessories Vandalia and Kansas Sts. THEO. LORENZ LUNCH ROOM CIGARS AND CANDY 216 St. Louis St. Edwardsville. 111. OVERBECK BROS. Only Exclusive Wallpaper and Paint Store in Town H. B. DELICATE. M. D. Edwardsville, III. Phones: Res. 156W; Office 969 Hours: 9 to 11, 1 to 3, 7 to 8 Compliments of EARL E. HERRIN COUNTY TREASURER A. W. BETZOLD FARM MACHINERY Vegetables and Produce of all Kinds Wholesale and Retail We Deliver 103-105 E. Vandalia Compliments of LOUIS A. BRIGHT COUNTY AUDITOR Compliments of JUDGE CROSSMAN SPRINGER AND BUCKLEY Attorneys at Law E. C. SPRINGER L. H. BUCKLEY F. E. SPRINGER Edwardsville, III. ... .v. - .v. . • ■H ONE HUNDRED TWENTY THREE DRESSLER BROS. Authorized Dealers in l S. L. BATTERIES Phone 831 Vandalia St. Edwardsville, 111. Compliments of JOSEPH HOTZ COUNTY CLERK N. J Ostendorf M.. Weseman LEADER CLEANING CO. We CALL FOR AND DELIVER Phone 4 00 111 E. Vandalia St. Compliments of (J. W. BASSFORD Real Estate City and Country Insurance of every kind B K I ■V B B R B B R IB B B » B B B B B B W. L. ESTABROOK INSURANCE AGENCY 110 N. Main St., Edwardsville, Illinois Res. Phone 737W Office Phone 107 BUCKLES TRANSFER AND WAREHOUSE COMPANY GOOD TRANSFER COMPANY Phone Main 3 DR. E. C. FERGUSON 303-304-305 Bank of Edw. Bldg:. Edwardsville, 111. Office Hours: 8 to 10 a. m., 1 to 2 and 7 to 8 p. m. Too Late to Classify All E. H. S. is thrilled in having another one of its great athletes participate in the State Meet. Our Alma Mater was represented by Clarence Bohm, the “Gliding Demon,” from the Rural Community. His efforts were rewarded by his running fourth in the State Meet. In doing so he had to head two heats in the preliminaries, qualify in the semifinals. notwithstanding his fourth place in the finals. We all feel sure that he will bring home the bacon next year and continue to do so. t X X Between watching Arnold win track medals and writing her valedictory speech Artrude is terribly busy. X X X Burrell Gilbert left our happy halls of E. H. S. to bother people in Florida with his presence. t X X Lucille impersonated Greta Garbo at the banquet. ONE HUNDRED TWENTY FOURAUTOGRAPHS ONE HUNDRED TWENTY- FIVE 

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