Elgin High School - Husky Tracks Yearbook (Elgin, OR)

 - Class of 1939

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Phillips. ag jfigufe Because of the unceasing efforts of the boards of education who have held the guy ropes of the construction and the furnishing of the new additions at Central building, We dedicate this Maroon of 1939 to them. 5 Ag 0!8UQAl0l'l'l8I'li we mean not only the growth of our physical quarters but also the expand- ing of our mental horizons, the perfect- ing of our physical fitness, and the broadening of our spirit as we make new friends and adopt new pleasures through our activities. -,,,,... ' In I l l I--'-' l .viii-' .1--11s "1'-Q THE MIND '--.. The Faculty Directs "" The Students Grow Honors Are Awarded THE BODY Boys Are Strengthened Girls Are Kept Fit " n. N- cu A ' ' ' THE SPIRIT Activities Give Us New Abilities Clubs Broaden Our Interests E THE BUILDING ,-,.,.l' ' I Our Quarters Expand 153 'JL' I K Patrons Help Us Build , I' ' " dFt,Hl"1T1v nh It lp 'I Il lllllll ' l'......."" gvl- 1- i' ' r SAQ MIN , .J -Yi 1 , Ji M. ,U G' 'Yi ,U w M 1 X , Cenifa! ,466 ff W 'YJ f A . ww - Y 4' Qw- f f 1- Q, y 4 Q., I. 1 ' ' 'L . i H, x X x ,ff ff 5. ""' .V ' A 12' ag M s 5 Nz! avg Q M Mm 3 ifgggy ' L 'g,?M,,f'3.wn--in - T . W, , of -7 'ff'vf!i -guifem , fi.. V , ,V + 2 L, ,,,fwz'1 ,, n A - A ,N . , ' Q ., , ,, ..,.. ' ' ,A ' ' M .4 Wwgfwfvx 'zgrggj ff f L "Eg, W sf. Q, , M f ' 33 . 1 g " , ,QfL. ,,,. 5 1,, L,.:. 5 L A J Og , K ,K 5 Jr, g,: .7Ae .x4rcAifecf:i The Cimrclctermtic V1'-W of Principal Merrill R Stephan one sees when entering his office S. C Miller, principal oi Abbott, at Work in his oifice. T A Lumen, 153151-ant principal and adviser of thi- boys csnfsxiltg with o student, Mrs. Nr-llie M, Drytadciie, director oi pupil adjustment, aids :J student to select her subjrrvts. F-ssh'-.2 f9f1Ci1if1f1 Nix: Adan A Pratt Gi- Vt.-'YY oi filf' .liklfifllf COFJITCXA, Reudin, '.vritin',fg1nd 'r'itttmrHtic'! ttie grand old SiGI'1ClbYS And do you notice which fre cfzzies f,r:t'3 Well, in it fl: tht- une the Eziftlizsh department lifIS been putting most stress ir. iii' Text 'nice' r-3fi:d:rf4 -' f'J,I."if'Y!f'tE'I1ill t- the rtrtderwdndind cf every :subject BGSiQlF:.'5 tntg tire iti'iQli:3ti teciciicre tue .stall trying to ct.,.at,5t efftcn student in perfecting iris tools ot corninuniccition, liifs tdllciricg cmd liis writincgg and Ure still emplidsizing the vcilue of I'F3CICllI3"l better iltlliftfi cmd fl variety pit tliinfqfz tc niulce leisure tirne buss quickly and interf 5- 'tinglz' 'will 35' tf, rnfrlce us IIIOTG ftrfnerrtlly Gt XPVIECIYIYIVG Und cultured liumrin beings f11re-',.- 'rect' if If Ji 52, he fr fi iff- 'QQMI ' 'js zu the xreci xl iield OidT'1ti1CtllCJ3, jcurndl- 16:11, cr ggeei, reqpred. A fcqztg. yu 1: is y:3ct.c4:iQ',' if.a.zent.ii1l if Qne in gang tc college Und if: urged evcrn it one is net. A zspeciril ssenicgfsterh work in business llriglirsli, d :semester or mere in content Speech, or Ono or more 5cii'ieSter:a in tlie ecirlier ncirned spe- gfxl held' evf'r',' student tin Optwrturttty tc riot tlaf- inczat help Gnd interest in using, rxrierrt zriiir.: init '.1fIfCY5CE'liQti'1 his- iibtizffr tcri que ' ' ' Misa Nord Sticklincq Gfiliii Alfred A. Crovvclls uftvice on her lOt,1l'I'l4lltfitTt uni' in Enflli.-'lt live. .. N ., U 'V 1. V X H H74 V. . Zicfri " T4'I1fF ylnn 3 .reitini 1:7 ...A .e , -- , . ,,,,. ,. ,Me ' Q pniiy. Wilson prmrlrzr Qvrrr Q :ztmqe sf-t. Miss lilnie lll','lfIll9t, Miiesz lflmci Cf At Abbott, Missrzczs C:f,1ll'lGI'lItft M. llfr l. N. Vonckx, Mime Helcfn locsilyn, llngellfrf-cnt ini Mya' Mfiiituret t' mn, llrilert Kviclier, find Hiitli Taylor Mifszi Grcicff M, Kedting, and M1511 ffe-'.-if' xr. it ' if 'E 5'-g :'ir:,-'rf' filcn time -wt fr: : the iutie: gf Mcxrtlici lcflf- lOne11 talk cvfi-r reoflinjr " if.-J V " -11:n'lt :init lit. I uid 'f1"libTi1"! jifrcbln-rr,.s ,Lin Az Zzzifclerd in oreign anguage Because of the facilities offered by the rooms in the new building, added interest will be found in the foreign language courses. Each language is provided with a room which can be arranged in a man- ner in keeping with the language, and thus afford a more appropriate atmosphere. Pictures pertaining to foreign language and foreign countries will be centered in the new quarters. A small library containing books of foreign languages and foreign countries will be centered in the depart- ment's office, thus giving the student taking these courses an opportu-A nity for more extensive reference 'work and making such work rnucli simpler for the teacher. As a second stimulus to the course, there are the various clubs, The French, German, and Latin clubs give students a chance for practical application in addition to the pleasure they provide. Without an understanding of many languages the art and beauty of the old world will be lost to us forever. The study of foreign languages gives one broader knowledge of the world in which he lives and a better understanding of English. A11in1r1d1'vrf1'tc.' Miss Hazel F Linkfielrl, def partment head. Ju, dns ist vin Srhnzt fl Rui Miss Anne Craig, Miss Mabel A, Engelbrecht and Miss Lillian L. Taylor discuss those final Miss Irene Pielerrieier and Miss Marie Ansel examinations of Abbott caught betwe n losses lU Social science is the study of the activities of hu- rnariity since the beginning of history and is of great value to the present-day generation because it pre- sents the problems that others have faced and coped with. There are reauired courses in this field in Elgin l-ligh School, 1.-:hich are taught with the following obf jectives in mind: to give to the student a clear concep- tion of what various ages and cultures have contrib- uted, to present enough historic background to give an appreciation for the various types of government and social institutions in the past which have contributed to or modified our present social, political, and economic system, to develop in the student not only an under- standing but an appreciation of a government, what that government means to him, and what his responsi- bilities under this government areg to afford an underf standing of the economic system that the nation has tcday and a better itncx-:ledge of world affairs and cur- rent events, af: our present age makes its own history. Miss Martha Black and E. G, McLean stop in the Abbott halls for a last minute chat. R. S, Cartwright, head of the depart- ment, Miss Katherine H. Davery, and Maurice O. Graff smile over some social science fuzz." pas. Shadow and Substance, Leaving after a department meeting are Kenneth I. Rehage, Miss Mary Louise Smith, Miss Nellie E. Purkiss, and K. A Montaonzerv. Zzzifalerd in ada! .Siience l I ,,if,.. -..Am prog an torneter. wi -'-. The corninercioil deportnient offers courses tor two groups ot students. ln one group ore those who gre interested in one ot the business voccrf tions. These vocottions include bookkeeping, stenogrophy, retoil sell- ing, gnd generol oltice work. ln or second group oire the students Who ore interested in one or more courses in business which might be of Votlue to them in their everydoy lives. lncluded here orre such studies os personol typing, eleirientgry bookkeeping, business low, ond solesmonship. The depdrtinent cooperotes with the business inen ot Elgin to pref sent business troining which will prepore g highschool student tor ci job in his home town. The troining is also brood enough so thot it cgn be of vdlue to the pupil no rnottter Where he Indy choose to live ond Work. Zzzifclerd in ommercia 12 Mitzi: Eflno Lewis of Abbott concluctaa her bookkeeping i W Peck, Miss Glen- nie E. Morrow, and Miss Dorothy Murroy study the CTU.: Cf T115 TOIKID- The steps to success ore jointly ascended by I. A. Kroitt ond 'Walter A. Kurxpf, heod ot the department. L, V. Robinson ond Charles L Morrill zatudioufsly ubgl- 3'i 'i lc id 1 t i f rg mf uifclerd in Wa fkemaficd lf x:y and x:z, will y-iz? Such are the thoughts of a mathematics student. Algebra, plane geometry, solid geometry, and trigonometry are studied durin th f ' g e our years. ln plane geometry as well as solid the students make models to show those things in which geometry is found, naturally and indus- trially. Posters and diagrams illustrating geometric problems are of most im- portance. Elementary and college algebra are taught to give the student fundamentals which they need in the more advanced studies of mathemati cs. Business arithmetic is excellent training for those interested in bookkeeping. Shop mathematics, offered this year for the first time, is designed to help solve the problems that arise in shop work. The mathematics department looks forward with anticipation to the addition of more mathematics rooms in the old building, for there will be displayed examples of work done by this department. Of greatest importance, however, is the special project of designing and constructing a sun dial to go in with the landscaping at the southeast corner of the new building This work is left entirely to the students under the direction of their instructors. lt is with great interest that all look forward to it. Mis Ad la Thom and Miss Mary A. Peters ss 'iTcday's Geometry" Miss Adah A Pratt, head of the department, and Miss l-lortense E. Wilson admire students' V ner it cones: to mathematics, Miss Ellen projects. ol' a d Miss Sylvia l'-llust of Abbott see eye to eye. A math student attempts to solve a theorem. 13 Tae Na. a.: viewed by E C Wag goner, head of the de- partment, and W. H. P, C. E. Adams, G. l Renner, Myron C. Myers, and W. O Beckner discuss the prospect of new equipment. A student coines to Herbert R Da- misch for inforiria- tion on agriculture Engrossed in con- versation are Her- bert H. Damiscli, Marvin Kuhlmann and Miss Gertrude Meadowsoflihbott Walter A, Heath during a classroom lull Robert T Winn, Miss Helen Ket- tering, and Miss Eleanor H Dorsett pass judgment on a students eftorts. gdfclerd in cience To familiarize the student with the scien- tific environment of the modern world, to develop seine appreciation of the scientific method and to show its advantages in our present society, to familiarize the student with the principles and techniques of differ- ent tields of interestmfsuch are the objec- tives of our science department, These objectives are carried out through tlie :study of various :sciences offered during all four years in the highschool course. All fresliinen are reauired to take general :science Biology and geography are offered in tlie sophomore year, and chemistry and physics during the junior and senior years. Senior science, a relatively new subject, is a riori-technical course emphasizing the practical rather than the theoretical, This year a course in agriculture has been offer- ed 'lo all those students interested in farm- ing and agricultural niethods. Proloaloly no finer example of the practi- cal applications of science can be used than the designing and construction of our new addition. ln spite of the increasing number of Women entering careers three and four times removed from homemaking, girls are finding that their desire for knowl- edge of the correct food and right clothes is rapidly making courses in domestic science a necessity in their highschool days. Economy in the family food habits without omitting the essentials of a good diet are stressed in the foods classes. Girls are taught to assume responsibility in the planning of, buying tor, preparing, and serving of meals with a minimum of time, cost, and energy. Not only the fundamentals of sewing are taught in the clothing classes, but also the importance of color, line, and style in dress are emphasized. lnstruc' tion in quality and texture of fabrics is given to the girls so that they may better be prepared in choosing the right kind of materials. As the name suggests, the study of home problems centers around the study of home and family lite. The students learn how each member of the family can contribute toward the creating and maintaining of a happy home atmosphere. ln all these home economics classes the development of good manners, thoroughness, unselfishness, speed, and cooperation are stressed. Ezifclem in ome conomzcd Miss Cleora E. Iohnson, Mrs, Florence H. Fletch- er, and Miss Elizabeth Miss Helene M. Fedou Stearns try out the new and Mrs. Laila W. Fuller The Cleanup Committee. appliances. caught oft duty at Abbott. The domestic touch 15 C, A. Lloyil ani lllrrier R Eolinert fflftlz-Ztlff' anti :iravf ir plane lor a cabinet while Nov-l lf. Winn looks 'in The laa and thf- lathe P lf. T'11.'l:,r, lifiafl ol the department, and P D l anc Hu lv' 1.i6lff blue .ri lx ll T Wright and Leo C Montaoriiery ot Abbott A Q P to speak before f-och goes hit: way ,flblicft wooflsliop boys at wo jig Ziyuzfalm Biff! lndustrial arts is a part ot general education, and as such, plays a prominent part in preparing the students to take their place in community lile lt develops the natural abilities, provides tor protitable and enjoyable use of leisure time, and may lead to the selection ot a vocation. At the present time, courses in woodshop, mechanical drawing, and machine shop are available, and plans are under way to extend our program to better serve the students and community. Man is a toolfusing animal, and most people have an inherent desire to build things. lndustrial arts provides an educational opportunity tor this natural desire. This year we have been able to otler unit trade vocational courses in machine and sheet metal drafting, machine woodworking, and machine shop, also related chemistry and mathematics. These courses are correlated to give students an intelligent start in the industrial world. Vocational education provides training ior a chosen vocation and emphasizes skill. Visits to local industries to observe specific types of work in progress are taken to give students a chance to see production under actual working conditions. Vocational courses relate knowledge to work and should provide a student with the necessary skill and knowledge to go out and earn a livelihood. 16 mm , Miss Alma Schock head ot the Miss Engelbrechtls claws lohn F. Fletcher, Miss Marion department, plays a selection tor vocalizinq. Lafley, and Miss Carollrlahne con- U K Ri-eses approval centrate at Abbott on a ditticult rrusical passaae Zzaifclera in uriic 9 A cappella choir, boys and girls glee clubs, band, and orchestra: all otler a variety ot musical opportunities tor those students musically inclined, Not only is this music education helpful to the student in his later lite, but it is also helpful to him lor his own amusement. The niu.-ic riepartntent has .-:hown continued prouress in the past years, in both the instrumental and the chorzl fiel Cfiiixfaniing programs .such at: the Christmas veisper and the May testival are given throughout the 'fear These- are pertect et-carnpleaz ot the excellent training the rr.usic department offers A l:r':e part of the third tloor ot the new north wing has been arranged and equipped lor all rnusic classes. lt is bf1lieve't that even better training can be achieved after work in these new rooms 0 The highschool art course is based upon art interests and appreciations. The classes study the basic elements ot art and thereby learn to put them into practical creative expression. The obiecfivez are' a development ol standards ot good taste in order to discriminate between the beautiful and the ualvt a trainina ot habits ot enjoyment through observation and attitude oi mind, a development oi czeattve ability tram the experience ol daily livinqg and a knowledge and understanding ot the principles ot desi: n in all art hoses fron. both its structural and its decorative anales All of these foster understandinc in selling ahrrtonstration trawina personality analysis, architecture, and home planning, ana wise selections in purchaninr: Through observation, lite and nature in general are encircled tor pleasurable and productive recreational activitiezf . 6 . Miss Cieobelie Harrison of Aboon lvtiias Claudia V. Abell touches ur- Art .students work against a back- :'4rerx'1.af-.1 3 ry.-ne: 'iisilai a u ills drawina at Central. round ot Fandan o ro a anda. . i I I' I I p p I' NW-,li Mike A Farrah, Miss Wilda L. Logan, and Arthur At Abbott, Miss Wilda Hoopengardner and Frank L Roggen head ot the department, demonstrate that Myers talk over a tentative schedule sports can have their funny side. A typical health class in action. guifcler-A in !9Ag:5ica! glolucafion Besides studies we are lortunate in having our education broadened by many extra-curricular activities. Probably the department which con- tributes most to the students' outside interest is the physical education department. Education through physical activity is introduced to the students by this department. Those activities are organized which attord the widest tield for individual growth and development and lor the stimu- lation oi adolescent interests. The conversion ot the old gym into one of complete occupancy and privacy tor the girls has created wider interests in sports, dancing, and school activity. The completion ot the new gym for the boys has offered them a wider variety ot activity such as wrestling, tumbling, goli, bas- ketball, baseball, tennis, and badminton. The spirit ot playing tor the lun of it runs high in both gyms. Physical education also includes a course on general health rules, tirst aid methods, and prevention ol common diseases. During one semester ot the junior year, every boy and girl is required to take this course. 18 Head Nurse Miss Helen L. Revett and as- sistant nurses, Miss Mabel E. Sillirnan and Miss Mary Elizabeth Britton, attend to the The sight-saving class under the super- guifalerfi in ea f Prominent physicians have proved for us beyond any doubt that the healthy student is usually the best student. For this reason it seems that any school could introduce a varied program. Elgin High Schools health centers about a preventative policy rather than a curative one. The nursing staff under the supervision ot Miss Helen Revett conducts extensive examination in the school system so that any disease or epidemic can be quickly checked and counteracted. This year the Kane County Medical Association offered free tubercu- losis tests to all seniors and teachers Wishing to take it. These tests were given late in March, and 284 seniors and teachers took advantage of the opportunity. Those Whose tests proved positive were then given X-rays. This service should prove very helpful to all students. Miss Marie Ansel conducts a sight-saving department that allows those students to study highschool subjects who might otherwise not find it possible. Modern equipment for visionary aid is accessible through this department. reports ot the day. vision of Miss Marie E. Ansel. 19 f is' X 6 Miss Carrie K. Willitord, librarian, and Miss Marion Eh- The student library :staff learn about lilcrary science irom thc bottom up. lenieldt, carry on the never ending work ol lilina books .li Abbott students make the most ot their fine library un- der the guidance ot Mini: Helen A. Kocher. Pdf? The responsibility ot any organization which guides the reading interests ot todays youth is indeed one which needs caretul consideration and direction. Elgin High School can proudly say that twentyfsix years of Miss Carrie Willitord's diligent eflorts in the conscientious selection of books has greatly succeeded in intluencing its students rninds along higher intellectual and l l Miss Vlarion Ehlenteldt has acted as assistant librarian tor spiritua panes. i the past year. About twentyeiive students comprise the student library stati. These students aid in all the work done in the library. Members ot the statt helped to prepare , . . 1 . . N .d HH the old library tor entrance to the new library. Miss Willitord has sai , would have been impossible to carry on the work ot the library without the generous help they have givenf' The everfincreasing congestion in the old library has inade the rnoving into larger quarters an event hourly anticipated by everyone. The new library will bear the name ot our dearly beloved torrner principal, W. L. Goble. The Goble browsing nook will be further adorned by his portrait as well as his philosophy ot education. 20 "l Wasn't absent fourth period." "l-lasn't my English book been turned in yet?" "May l have the announcements for today?" Such is the give and take by faculty and students at the Central and Abbott offices. The organization and the outstanding efficiency in which the work of the offices is carried out is remarkable. Miss Evelyn L. Boettcher, secretary-registrar of the office at Central, gives invaluable service in carrying out the executive duties necessary, Miss Mildred Yates, who is in charge ot the Abbott office, must be commend- ed for the excellent Work she has been doing. Enough cannot be said of the competent direction of Central attendance by E. C. Waggoner, who has shown the students the value of regular attendance. ln all parts of the offices the directors of the various departments have found the assistance helpful of several post-graduate students as well as those stu- dents who are on hall duty. ogg.. E. C. Waggoner, attendance director, advises Ruth Fredrichson, clerk, While Miss Boettcher directs her assistants. Miss Evelyn L. Boettcher, secretary-registrar, attends to those well-known program cards. Mr. Miller dictates to his secretary, Miss Mildred Yates. W 0I'l0l"6 DEPARTMENT HONORS-1938 English Ruth Sweet DeLos DeTar Ruth Swan Doris Ollman Dorothy Petersen Foreign Language Marjorie Adams DeLos DeTar Doris Ollman Lois Van Vleet Social Science Arnold Butler DeLos DeTar Lola Perrine Minerva Bartelt Mathematics Harold Breen Arnold Butler DeLos DeTar Science Arnold Butler DeLos DeTar Richard Prideaux Commercial Dorothy Petersen Industrial Arts Kenneth Stetian Stanley Schneider Freehand Drawing Barbara Wilkening Music Eileen Davenport Virginia Pruden Iohn Tyrrell Elwyn King Abbott Award Winners ABBOTT ROTARY HONOR MEDAL WINNERS Warren Culp C25 Walter Hirchert C15 Beatrice Meagher C25 CENTRAL Arnold B. Butler C45 DeLos De-Tar C45 Marjorie E. Adams C35 lohn W. Born C35 George H. Daniels C35 Barbara l. lohnson C35 Betty Banker Helen Louise Brady Cl5 Marilyn Daniels Cl5 Edith Dunning Cl5 Betty Graening C15 Leota Gustafson C15 Marjorie Van Lanken C15 ROTARY HONOR MEDAL WINNERS Doris V. Ollman C35 Iohn C. Arnott C25 Dorothy I. Bonin C25 Merrill E. Forney C25 Kathryn E. Micklewright C25 Dorothy M. Petersen C25 1922 HONOR MEDALS Owen Prutzman 23 Robert W. Ackernann C15 Marilee K. Born C15 Kathleen M. Rogers Cl5 Catharine E. Smith C15 Marilyn M. Underwood C15 M'l6!8l"C!a5:fl'l'L2l'l ABBOTT HOME ROOM 206 FIRST ROW: W. Parks, M. Anderson, K. Rouse, R. Holze, O. Shelton, G. Hawker, N. Botteron, R. Aurand, D. Stolt, I.. Taylor SIICOND ROW' I Kirkland, I Everette, C. Koehler, ID, Reed, D. Sexton, O, Myhre, H. Holze, A. Mink, R School: BACK ROWi M. Kirkharn, B Helrrrr, Z Sullivan, E Schreflow, V. Rernmers, R. Wafamond, G Whaley, R. I-Iarrirz, C Wattrz, R. Crichton. HOME ROOM 207 FIRST ROW. V Lertfzn P I'llClIJ1'fI,', P Breyer, P Pusher, L. Stuart, E. Rarnhart, C. Tazewell, M. Neluon, A. Kaiser, E. Richards. SIffCOND ROW: R. Giarnbolluca, A. Van Buren, G. Underhill, II. Van Foxsen, S Anrgle, S Wilkus, G. Fay, R. Carney, II. Portin, E. McBride, I. Von Lanken. BACK ROW' E McMillion I Bocfttcher M Booth, N McDononrgh, M. Squires, B. Werrback, W. Morrison, S. I-Iotllander, G. Mason, A Reimer, I.Gy11eck, D. Creamer. HOME ROOM 210 FIRST ROW: D. Schetlow, C, Storricker, I. Felten, E. Aclcernann, E Sarxriel, R. Austin. R. Reizly, A. Bosnyak. H. Iohnson, G. Laurischke. SECOND ROW1 O. King, A. Pearsall, G. Lehman, F. Krueger, M. Olwin, L. Cirrinci- one, M Crawford, D Kranihs-er, F. Stoddard L. Bier- man. BACK ROW: P. Bazuali, B. Treadwell, D. Davis, R. Reimer. S Fritz II. Rohrstsen P Chapman, R. Ryburn, B. Strider HOME ROOM 210 FIRST ROW. B Larnsra, I. Geirzter, R. Newcomb, A. Younrq, V. Brush, I. Barry, D. Koch, S. Kramke, F. Sell, W Ichnzefzn. SECOND ROVV: M. Lartip D. Hcllrnan, A Martini, G. Voltz, M. Kelley, M. Iohnzson, P. McKay, I.. Ka-istler, S Mock, D. Lorang. BACK ROW: W. Shaless, R Sf'nelf:w. R Hilfe, A Sfafiler R lwfengler I. Han.- rrtonrl, R. Miller, I Dillon, R. Thoron, W. Anderson L. Knapp. ,I tbl ABBOTT HOME ROOM 204 and 4 FIRST BOW: G. Booth, B Koehnke, D. Kaiser, W. Mc- Bride E Holrxquist, A. Staoiler, B. McMaster, M, Schulte, E. Wiclcboldt. SECOND BOW: D Santanni, H. Gronerxan, B Cavitt, Bunnell, ll. Holtz, B. Plorce, D. Matteson, A Gyorr, H. Klelszer, BACK BOW: I. La Place, D Gzlliari, B. Ahle, W. Beaalko, B. Darnisch, W. Aukes, W Heath, W. Kurth, B. Cadwell. HOME ROOM 202 EIBST BOW: P. Horhuth, I. Haan, E. Reynolds, G. Babe, K Anderson D Meyer B 'f.If.nZel, Il. W'atorrr.an, E. Ehlort. SECOND BOW A. Newby, B. Parrott, K. Iohnsaon, M Reese M Bakr. 'J K::4:':.', A. Etllzgore, B. Harney, H Mast. BACK BOW: C Maule.-, M. Barth, M. Hall, B Funk C Geist? E Girl 1, A. Clrlaton, B Kramer, W. Elliott. .A ,I HOME ROOM 203 EIRST BOW: Ft, Peterson, L. Mlttlesteadt, E. Bro-urn, M. Herbert, M. Coleman, S. Klalounde, L. Woolrich, G Mattson, C Aderrnan. SECOND BOW: R. Kluender E. Por, G. Funk, I. Bigqins, B. Begalka, I. Odgen, E. Iennyahn, B. Copely, E. Bauman, M. Sturm, D. Keller- man. BACK BOW: E Stoddard, E. Campbell, E. Geer, D. Badlolf, E. Payne, K. Alfeld, H. Leschke, M. Spinker M Beverly. HOME ROOM 201 FIRST BOW: lf. Heckrian, E. Segerson, G Crichton L. Helllck, M. Mertes, L. Hugh, M. Bovelstacl, I. Chap- man, R. Hallock. SECOND ROW: L. Roche, B. Miller, M. Iohnson, L. Shamloerger, D. Schne-ll, I. Eoltz, L. Allen, I. Iohn.:on, D. Kothe BACK BOW: M. McO:aker, H. Shull, B Tobm, S Miller, M. Badlofl, H. IWilson, S. Luecht, N Wallnmtn, I. Hansen. ABBOTT HOME ROOM 200 FIRST BOW: E. Iensen, M. Senagor, L Osldick, H Pelfi- man, G. Young, B Solin, M. l-leim, U McCarty, B Schneider. SECOND BOW: G. Hogrele, M Sjursselil, B, Wilson, A. Fohrman, D Iensfrn, M Brush, M Hum- brachi, E. Marshall. BACK BOW: B. Lurlwig, B Pease D. Ramlt, I. Sommers, B. Kromhoul, I Miszselfy L Kurt HOME ROOM 104 FIRST BOW: D Dibler, G. Kilgore, I. Tazewell, I Schvr L. McBride, C. Iclingsori, L Sisti l Kalapocliu l. Lenari. SECOND ROW: D. Mink, H. Iolinson L. Burn' idae, G Iohrirson, I. Thomas, B, Herrin, I Hillier, BACK BOW: G, Worrluack, B. Ross, D. Vollnian, I. Nelson, B. Horn T Maule V Mani. B, Reimer. HOME ROOM 105 FIRST BOW: N Meagher, D. Zornow, R. Carlson, S Block, D. Lolirinan, I Sillirrtan, G. Zigler, P Wright B Ludwig, M. Anderson. SECOND BOW: O. Pederson V. Grallana, I. Stowlrf M Sandburg, M Fellen, R Alber1son, L. Peiiscliow, B. Becker, M. Fehrman, A Rafidatz, B Ionfw: BACK BOW' M. McBride, M. Mc- Lean, G. Sl1OlQf?, N. Harney, V I Vary, L, Cook, I, Mills C SouYl1arfl,B Saxe V Biirniflaf? B Gicrfz M. Pierson HOME ROOM 103 FIRST BOW' L Drallfe B Tipp-le, R Russell, B More- land, B. Ouhler, B. Lange, lj. Myer:-1, B. Kramka, R. Leu- enbergnr I. Camplziell SECOND BOW' A. Miller, D Slonobrfzaker, G Vanfie Voorcle, W. Boberis, B. Schmidt W. Smith, D. Apple, G. Williams, H. Lehman, C. Davis I. Dowcll, W Hameipaler, ll. Spencer. BACK BOW: G Cordoqan, D, Krufaff, L. Bagwell, F. Brubaker, K. Bierman K Henriinfg, B Iordari, W. Bichardnon, C. Amen, D Davin, F, Dolby, G. Iarixezl, I Harris. ABBOTT HOME ROOM 101 FIRST ROW: l. Cleary, R. Spinner, H. Rader, B, Kastner F. Owens, M. Von Lanken, I. Williams, R Schil, E. Kon sianzer. SECOND HOW: W. Radike, M Muntz, C. Ne-lf son, M. Nissh, l. Hubrig, P, Cosgrove, M. Daniels, M Iahnsion, B Geigier. BACK ROW: R. Cook, W. Ander- son, A. King, E Dunning, A. Siiull, L. Gustafson, K Kelley, F. Reiiy, Fl Farrow HOME ROOM 100 cmd 4 FIRST ROW: D. Schrriiar, P. Gothior, C. Kelahan, B Sie-ifan, F. Lagerstrcn., ly. Siruve, M. Mozley, D. Loe H Svenclsf-n. SECOND ROW: D. Rogerg, G. Burton F Swangon L Larxbke, M. Priller, M. Miller, C. Arians D. Wedclle, C. Hari. BACK ROW: R. Sperry, L. Allison, W. Sfhucherf D Henalriikz' R Mason, l. Fre-yer. HOME ROOM 2 FIRST HOW: K. Hake, D, Dunning, R Heiiriann, M. Zim- rrii:k, C, Robe, W. McMaster, R. Turnauist, L. Reben- storf, D. Flaherty. SECOND ROW: L. Mulir, F. Mifssele C. Bracke-tt, M. Burnidge, E. Funk, R. Lange, R.Die1erich R. Schumacher, K. Seyller. BACK ROW: B. Pleasant K. Muhr, W. Shale-.:, R. Ballard, T. Holtz, P Leonard H. Minehart L. Carlson, R Wade, W. Miller CENTRAL 9B's FIRST HOW: H EQ-ehler, L Anziernor., W. Dauol, C Churchill, S. Eberrnan, S. Beck, L. Davin, P. Hr-eralich, C Carlson, M Carrier, R Bailey. SECOND ROW: C. Brafides, VV. Egoroii, M, Crary, M. Beqallza, E. Burgeson, V. Buiack B Bickler' L Erargann, L Brunner, A,An1- Cliff, B. Chrisfenson. BACK ROW: D Arne-son, D. Chopar- lca, l Azlarps. K. Eau, C1 Carapanas, E Conner, W. Eddy, D. Diekinan K Ehorn E. Anierson, R, Brown. f CENTRAL 9B's FIRST ROVVIZ M. Lohnioln, D. Leuthold, E. Lctllernon E. Gorreltrz, N Felirrrion, S Kontorowitz, I-I. Iohnson, M Foley, IS Hcpp. SECOND ROW: G. Fritz, I. Goll, I Hamilton, D. Giddensz, M. Lone, M. Geiger, D. Klug C. I-Ielper, D Loquet, E. Kellenberger. BACK ROW M. Kult, B. Helden, W Gobler, T. I-Ionsen, N Iohnson G. Kirkpotrick, R. Illct, D. Irlopp, N. Iohnson, K. Kromke, D Iockzson. 9B's FIRST ROW: R. Miller, D, Mooney, I... Ripploerger, B. School, V. Rohr, N. Morton, R McQueeney, M. McKoy. SECOND ROW: D. Srhuring, M. Sanders, B. Ross, M. Miller, P. Ryon, M. McArthur, M. Rokow, M. Mcirkovich, L. Rinwick, M. Murray. BACK ROW: L. Roywoocl, O. Riebock, F. Schurrzocher, W. Schoible, R. Selpein, H Richrnonn, W. Richoz, R. Roth, C. Schultz, G. Schoflter, I. Rohn. 9B's FIRST ROW: R. Wilson, A. Zirk, I-I. Steffen, I. Worner, I Szor-zz, I.. Stewart, R Walker H. Steele, R. Wilkey. SECOND ROW: R, Whipple, I. Trciub, E. Tredup, M. Whipple, R. Svendsen, K. White, R. Smith, M. Toppel, K. Smith, F. Tutell. BACK ROW: I. Wciggoner, R. Ude- sen, I. Solyoin, L. Smith, E. Weidner, R. Word, N. Stonuin, M. Turner, P. Tostod, R. Spencer. CLASS OF '42 FIRST ROW: I, Dierschow, I-I. Dooley, C. Fclirchild, C. Floro, I. Gibbs, C. Eshelmctn, S. Durnbotuld, C. Dittmonn, L. Ekgatrcrtt SECOND ROW: R. Ehorn, V. Dickerson, M. Giertz, S. Fisher, M. Doiol, L, DeTor, I. Foster, L. GQIILTGCIII, P. Fuller, E. Duewel. BACK ROW: I. Dye, B Fischer, R Gdbler, C. Edlund, Sheldon Fischer, I. Duval, B, Gcneroux, Sidney Fisher, B. Flood, D. Giertz, B. Gordner, CENTRAL CLASS OF '42 FIRST ROW. R C1fQpe, M Hill, A. Hermimg, P. Hollorifi, M. Hill, D. I-lelrri, F. Heiniftke, D Gilliom, H. Hulffsiiiller. SFCOIID ROIV F Derilc, H, Iiiecliliofl, R. Izzy, L. Huber, S. Heiril, H Gross, Hoffman, E. Gieseke, R. lilfireolge BACK ROW L Oren-se R lixlzfel, I. Horizon, R. Goth, I. Hoffrzxzm, D. Hpgciistejt, G. Hoerrter, W. Hlrisirxg, G Deiberf F1 Dtifnp CLASS OF '42 FIRST ROW R Latin-Jehr, R ffons, L Loy L. Kilbel C. Liisciier I Ligijsier E Iohrigori K Krueger, B.Krueger. SECOND ROW 'II Ileeli, R Livezioy, B. Ioiiriaiori, Cv. Newcomer R Kc' v',' 3 If IfI'?ll"!T.'l, A. Kroinz, F Loucoe, C Lintlquisf BACK ROV! F Miller M Mickleviiz, H. Miclioel W. Lueplce B Lur1g:e.C Liiidoerfer, A Krich G Loefliner M Mfihch CLASS OF '42 FIRST ROW: D. Hill, R. Hociglcmd, S. Iohrisori, H. Koeh- ring, L. LoBrosh, L. Kerriori, E. I-lojdu, I. Miller, R, Laird. SECOND ROW: N. Hinrichs, I. Nerove, C. Heimcm L. Lowrance, I. Kaptoiri, M. Myers, S. I-lilrneifaier, M Gmur, R. Gilomeri. BACK ROW: I. Mapes, I. Groves F Hoppe, R. Iolmson, I Golcinerj I. lfeil, R. Graf, D Icy B. Metz. CLASS OF '42 FIRST ROW: L Sclnleip, I Petergon, M. Perkins, D. Puff poll, L. Olney, N. Roberts, S. Phillips, S. Robbins, E Rokow, F. Roolde. SECOND ROVV: R. Poulsori M. Noffs D. Nieolert, E. Rirme, L. Porter, F. Plath, E. Prouty, M Rifihordzsozi. RACK ROW: H. Price, L. Niifer, R. Rcindel O Reuler, R. Riririe, W. Perkins, D. Price, R. Pearson CENTRAL CLASS OF '42 FIRST ROW: I. Schwarzwolrler, V. Reinking, M. Riepl, F, Straub, B. Schultz, I-I Reol, V. Shuely, R, Southcornbe, A. Steffen, B. Steffen. SECOND ROW' S Smith, B Stroeher, P. Scranton, R, Steffen, C. Schroeder, G Sur- ber, G, Priegnitz, V. Service, S. Spohnholtz. BACK ROW: I.. Schubbe C Schrcede' R. Strohrn, D Schultz, D. Peters, R. Struckrnan, B Sinko, D Schrader. CLASS OF '42 FIRST ROVV: F Witt I Whipple, R Wtzterruan, V. 'Nick- nick, R. Anderson, A. Anderson, L. Yanko, I Walker. SECOND ROW: L. Thiede, S. Wirnpelberq, I... Andresen, I Voiai,I Weed, I-I Wcrthey, C VVQSIQTIGI, I5 Tucker D. Zoll, E. Thies. BACK ROW: V. Volkentnq, K. Wesc' mann, R. Wilson, D. Unruh, A. Annis, P. Alton, R. Tornv quist, D. Taske, L. Wacker, I. Ufiesen. CLASS OF '42 FIRST ROW1 D. Sharp, D. Rouley, M. Sidenberg, N Siersw, M. Schrader, B. Schinokel, V, Schick, M. Romero C. Schtziifibe SISCOI'fI.f ROWS T Rogers, D, Tobler, F Schultz, A. Thrurt, A. Wasinger, G. Turley, A, Santurro P. Roernor, D. Singleton. BACK ROW: T. Wolters, D Surzderrron W Std? W. Skcfzlund I. Youna, D Voss W. Ross, A. Sarto K Sack CLASS OF '41 FIRST RCW1 I. Burkhart, M. Burns, M. Boppre, E. Bell l L, Barnwrfll, rl Brandefs, I2 Barnett, V. Callison, M. Bar- telt, N. Badqerow. SECOND ROW: I. Bernhard, B. Becker, D Bruoninfg, A Boncosvkey, M. Brinker, D. Burke, I Anthony, Icl Berman, R. Barth, A Blietz, BACK ROW: R. Bchlinq, A. Brown, R. Batterman, H. Bortels, E. Beyer, B. Ballard, R. Cazawall, N. Arthur, W. Burrneister, E. Britton Aw CENTRAL CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: I. Ciraulo, I. Coleman, C. Cerasa, B. Schrnidt, M. Danielek, L. Wezeterman, O. Robinson, I. Curce, M. Kirkpatrick, D. Coxasman SECOND ROW: C. Christenven, L. Pelletier, M. Cox, R. Meyer, M. Daly, FZ. Cronin, D. Pachter, I, Darnell, H. Davis, R. Selpien. BACK ROW: I. Cook, R. Chapman, M. Garrelts, R. Bon- caskey G. Cox D Clendening, G. Witthnhn, B. Schmitz, G. Rickert. CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: C. Andrews, R. Anderzsen, A. Berlin, B. Boag, V, Andersen, G. Bartelt, I. Andrews, E. Ball, M Benedict, D, Adaniek, G. Albert. SECOND ROW: F. Alexander, I. Becker, D. Berna, R. Bartelt, l. Barlow, B. Andresen, D. Adkins, H. Bohlin, C, Alwin, E. Ander- son. BACK ROW1 R. Bingarnan, L. Abts, B. Boe, E. Angle, L. Anderson, B. Barth, G. Banks, I. Bateman, C. Bidwell, I. Barker, R. Anderson, A. Awe. CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: B. Bailey, G Carr, U. Bussau, M Chappell H. Borne, E, Callisori, R, Chellew, M. Bruggeman, B. Cordogan, A. Cane, I. Bartelt. SECOND ROW: M. Born, B Bradley, W. Blazier, I. Butler, T Bonnil-re, B. Crane, W, Bracken, A. Burstein, D. Ke-eker, M. Coleman. BACK ROW: V. Brunner, I. Craddock, D. Chamberlain, R. Con- nell, B, Bielenberg, VV. Booth, P. Chapman, G. Coleman, R. Christensen, O. Cafztrup, V. Cannon. CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: K Duppler, M Downs, B. Eardley, W. Downen, L. Fischer, A. Gardner, V. Garber, C. Funderf burg, D. Dierking, V. Dueringer. SECOND ROW: G. Dittinann, R. Ekstrcrn, E. Elliott, M. Ebel, R. Gallina, L. Farce, L Fritz, B Gholgon, N, Economy, I. Denk, D. Dielirnan. BACK ROW: R. Dorsey, L. Degener, L. Creed, A. Dernein, I. Dannhorn, C Crawford, C. Cyka, G. Drews, D. Duewel, R, Gabler, W. Durham, CENTRAL CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: D. Ehorn, E. Fi.:her, M. Gaede, V. Hansen. R. Graffana, E. Haut, D. Grupe, L. Dewel, E. Flentge A, Gibbs, L. Goldsmith, S. Harmon. SECOND ROW: G. Ehorn, R. Guclernan, B, Graening, M. Golclner, M Hartmann, I. Greve, G. Gordon, I. Gronernan, S. Erd- mann, I. Goodwin, H. Guptail. BACK ROW: L. Fisher I. Goldman, P. DuSolf:l, F. Havel, C. Grisham, R. Egyedi, A. Gross, C. Ehlers, P. Giardino, R. Goacher, I-I. Giertz. CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: L Iohnson, M lurs, E. Hoover, V. Howard, B. Horn, E. Iordan, I. Iernberg, A. Ienny, M. Herron, H. Iensen. SECOND ROW: B. Iuby, D. Iohnson, H. Gronemier, C. Hill, L. Hitzeman, S. I-Ieckman, G. I-Ioltz, K Holmgren, H. Hoppe, V. I-Iollrnan, E. Hill. BACK ROW: B Hedley, G. Iay, R Kawa, F. Hess, D. House- holder, D. Householfler, D Hintt, W. Iohn, B. Hoppe, D I-Iuff1stutler,D Hernandez. CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: I. Lullie, M Kee, T. Kible, P. Lawrence, B Mallick, M Lucas, D Lohse, B. Mattke, B. Kelley. SECOND ROVJ: D Koch, A. Kellenberqer, D. Kohzer, C. Kroeqer, C. Loney, B Lorana, E. Livesay, L. Mavis, D. Koesster, W. Kramer. BACK ROW: A Mapes, K. Knut- ssen, E, Kruger, P Mann, R. Kerruish, I. Major, W. Landwehr R, Koch, E. Killinan. CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: V. Healer, Barbara McOueeney, S. Nitz, L. Nesler, M. Miller, G. McLean, V. Miller, E. Nerae, Betty McOueeney, F. Meyer. SECOND ROW: L. Mickle- vitz, R Narolsky R Mink, I. Moeller, S. Meenaugh, G. Nistz, A Mirs, A. Michel, R. Meyer, I. Nesler, M. Midcllegzworth. BACK ROW: B. Newman, K. Nichols, D. Morton, R. Mills, I. Muetterties, I. McLaughlin, P Moulton, H. Myer:-a, I. Mullen. CENTRAL CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: L Piazza, I Parks, S. Petorsdorl, R, Phelps, L. Popp H Oriiifk B Pe'r:ne. B Petersen E Peterson V. Peitfsch M Perry SECOND ROW: B. Poole, M. Pat- terson, M Plafllin D Obgen, N Pratt, L. Petxachow, 17. Page, R Olson, R. O'Ma1ley, R. Owen, R. Nollfs BACK ROW: R, Nolan, E. Payne, W. Phillips, I O'Leary I O'Fl:1hQrty V. Osborne. R Petersen P Orbar: S Olenzalc VV. Phelps, I. Paar, CLASS OF '41 PlRST ROW1 L. Scott l. Selifigson, G Spencer, I. Schra- de: A Sj::r1e5er fl Sei-'jeff IQ',':f'Si'1n3'f2ll L Skibili B. Spitzer. SECOYID ROW: H Scott, L. Scliellcnberger D Spolane, lane-t Stancf-ll, L Schick E. Schmitz W Sixth, C. Siefiei, lf. Spoiiriiioitz, if. Sill. BACK ROW W. Schultz, C: Spec, E. Schinicit, G. Sv:l'1n1icit, B. Stark R Sliaw, D.S:f.itE1 R Smith T Seymour CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: P Renter, A. Rowe, D. Radke, E. Rhymes L Rathke, I Scheitlin, D Reinert, L. Rasrxiusaen, H Rolirer, B. Rosie, R, Rohrsen. SECOND ROW: M, Ridin- qer, H. Raisdeutcher, ll? Robinson, L. Quirin, I. Scales M Rice, D. Rovelsiad, P Robinson, H. Scheele, D Radde. BACK ROW: R. Rebenstorl, F. Reine-rt, I, Ross B Ra.'ir1ii.':.2e-ri H Richardson D Ramsey I. Reese D. Schaal, M. Rein, D. Rullie, R. Rohr. CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: R Ward I. Stcttner, 1. Tucker, M. Suter M. Sierrickef, ll Tracy, I." Tllflif, D. Tixiz., F S'.1lli'.'11n B. Sullivan, D. Strait, W. Templeton, H. Meadows SECOND ROW: E Steiriinann, H. Wilbern, G. Wendt A. Wwla, R. Tnicfs, D. Sunaeiman, C. Wooacock, R Varney, K. Studi, R. Wildhagon, A. Stoll, R. Wyman BACK ROW: L. Vl.'illia::..1 M Sullivan, L Wfidfier. R Wohrln-, E Stumnie, I. Traeger, W. Zeigler, I. Stettner D, Ziefilei, R Stevens, C. Vlfellrs, ' ' f . 3 ' ,, "Jil ,. '5"fLQM 1" , , ,,,,, ,,, V Aiwa, CENTRAL CLASS OF '41 FIRST ROW: F. Williariis, M. Wohlleil, P. Warner, C Wade, D. Wendt, B. Winner, M. Wheeler, D Wenzel, A. Ziegelloein, M Wahl SECOND ROW' P Wclekwn, I. Wilson, M Wilson, I. Wefstphal, C. Wewetzer, B. Wendt, M. Wenzel, A Wf'-lch N Whitcornb BACK ROW: F. Nasa, C. Krich, E. Luscher, L, Choitz, G. Lamp, B. Knuth, R. Berry, F. Sch:.zll4neCht, M. Harrirry, R McDonough. CLASS OF '40 FRONT ROW: M. Brockner, D Clirifstianxen, M Clark. I Bugg, N. Churchill, M. Broclier, E Burnidfge, l. Car- retto, I. Burbury. SECOND ROW. R. Brewbaker, M Clements, L. Broberrr, L. Breiirri, L. Bruhn, Cf. Branen, E. Carney, E Chrisstophersaen, M. Bran-en, V. Chandler BACK ROW: V. Burnidge B Broitzrnan, L. Bosnyak, R Brandt, IN Bulger R Bifhc D Borfloerger I l3ro'.vr: R, Campbell, G, Bronson, R, Browne CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: A. Bellows, B, Bender, D. Balos, I, Beauvais D. Andrews, E Bartelm, C. Anderson, D, Bohles, C Berman. SECOND ROW: L Ballard, M. Ansel, C Beck- rnann, B, Auaztin, l, Boll, L. Bean, E. Bohlin, S. Bertasch BACK ROW: B. Blide. W. Andrews, L. Badgerow, H Becker, H Abta, F Eonnilce, W. Ackmann, R. Bennett I. Arnett. CLASS OF '40 l:'lRST ROWt M Daucl, V. Farnsworth, M. Fairchild L Darnell, C Fe,-ld, E. Daniels H Collins, M Dietrich F. Collins, SECOND ROW: W, Dolby, B. Fehrrnan, I Erickfzen, D. Eyre, M. Cline, l. Elvin, P. Danielson W. Culp, L Davenport, A Cook, BACK ROW: D. Fay I. Eshelinan, B. Davis, R. Dunning, F. Eggen, P. Dolby E Connery, C Dalton M Eager 1 CLASS OF '40 FERST ROW: H. Glaze, I. Gibson, L. Gramer, L. Grote, M. Grirries, D. Grisharr., M. Gilford, F Glaser, l. Fred- rickson, D. Gould. SECOND ROW: L. Gould, G. Gussler, V Gartner, G Grcth, M Genz, A. Goggin, V. Foley, L. Grams, V. Hachtel, L. Gabby BACK ROW: M, Goll, S. Genie, M. Hall, R. Hagel, L. Green, A. Gordon, D Haligas, C, Force G Fryrxark, l. Fisher. CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: E. Heath, IT. Hamoon, A. Harrieisier, A. Holliday, C. Hansen, E Hosi, R. Helm, M. Hoelsscher, C. Hines. SECOND ROW:R.Hintl,I.Hi1zeman, E. Hinil, D Hendricks R Hartraann, ll. Hopkins, L Holth, I. Hcyward, R. Hiizeroih, F. Hernandez. BACK ROW: W. Helze T. Heian, Hilfier, B. Hoar, B. Hopp, M. Hess, I. Hughes, F. Hodel, R. Hesf' CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: S. Knott, M. Keller, S. lessien, K. Kienzle, M. lohnson, D. Bissell, G lohnsaon, M. lronside. SECOND ROW: R. ireland, D. Bonin, l. Iohnfson, S. Bender, D. lones, L. Kluender, F Kluender, V. Iohnfscn, B. lnores. BACK ROW: C. Kilgore, B. Kahle, D. Iacolo, B. Berner, G Kasiner, R. Beverly, E. Kirk, B. lkert. CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: E Gerber, V, Loek, R Brernmer, V. Lager- sirozn, D. Kramp, C. Krurnfuss, E. Coulambe, R. Williams D. Durlfiarn. SECOND ROW: L. Gruno, B. Edlund, P Siers, A. Krambeer, V. Landis, I. Benson, B. Sensor H. Fernau. BACK ROVV: O, Krenz, M. Petsachow, H Cooper, H. Peters, M Drabbe, O. Rauscli, W. Rakow R. Blanchard. CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: M. Lazzara, M. McGinley, P. Leiseberg, M. Liebig, M. Luhrsen, A. Lorang, I. Lehman, B. Leigh, V. Marek, L. Marten, F. Larson. SECOND ROW: B. Meagher, O. Maltby, F. Livesay, M. Lenz, W. Lueck, W. Leschke, E. Mayer, F. Mason, C. McArdle, P. Leon- ard, L. Lehman. BACK ROW: K. Lindorfer, I. Meigher, R. Lange, R. Leroux, D. Mapes, B. Leitner, A. Manougian, B. McKie, B. Lenz, W. Mann. CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: M. Petersdorf, QS. Nelson, F. Peterson, M. Morton, N. Miles, R. Michel, E. Papay, K. Micklewright, B. Niedert, H. Mullen. SECOND ROW: K. Palmer, M. Nichol, M. Newcomer, D. Nolan, W. Meyer, D. Mull, A. Nelson, M. Oehler, L. Miller, D. Mungerson, L. Miller. BACK ROW: L. Nichols, K. Niss, D. Mehlberg, F. Neve, L. Pfleclerer, D. Mische, L. Mellen, R. Penniall, G. Mogler, D. Miller. CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: D. Reinking, B. Reese, R. Rouley, H. Rad- datz, G. Reese, L. Rovelstad, E. Riley, S. Price. SECOND ROW: B. Roehl, V. Rose, I. Radisch, E. Pollack, R. Real, I. Rauschenberger, H. Pillinger, R. Robinson, M. Rem- mer. BACK ROW: R. Richoz, G. Runge, C. Reinert, O. Reuter, R. Kluenoler, I. Rausch, R. Rosenquist, M. Plote. CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROVV: A. Rohn, M. Segerson, C. Seegert, E. Rum- ple, M. Ruemelin, A. Schwartz, K. Rogers, B. Shambling, S. Schuhknecht. SECOND ROVV: S. Siers, B. Smith, D. Schultz, G. Shearer, I. Smith, D. Schultz, M. Sherman, I. Singleton, A. Sipple. BACK ROW: R. Siegmeier, R. Sipple, L. Rebenstorl, L. Schmidt, D. Sillman, C. Schu- macher, I. Schaaf, G. Rebenstorf, O. Schuette, A. Scheen. CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROVV: D. Sorrirners, R. Stewctrt, S. Srnith, E. Stef- fon, B. Scherf. M. Sparks, C Smith, F. Srnith, R. Sterbo I. Streit. SECOND ROW: H. Soxe, I. Sticlcling, P.Schee1e F. Surnrners, I-I Stonurri, I Somples, C. Skeels, S. Sorce BACK ROW: R. Stohr, F. Smith, C. Sportsman, I. Snell grove, T. Spears, M. Sperry, R. Stettner, R. Soper, B Snider CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: D. 'Nilliorns I. Willions, I. Zenlc, V. Zirn- merrion, I-I Wilderzrcidt, E. Worner, R. Woidelich, I.. Williams, A, Vfoterrnon. SECOND ROW: M. Urie, I.. Wolterding, B. Clements, L. Peters, B Wosrnond, D Wiltshire, F lffunoy T. Kienle, R. Wolbourn, R. Wilson BACK ROW: I. Sonrples, W. Westerrnon, V. Kolberg, S. Workrnon, B. Purkiss, L Broy, D Lange, D. Brondes R. Yorno. CLASS OF '40 FIRST ROW: F. Vasquez, Z. Wishon, M. Thums, D Wickniclc, I. Witt, F. Tyrrell, R. Warner, I. Warner, C Wolff. SECOND ROW: I. Wilson, D. Young, D. Stumrne I. Tuck, A. Warner, E. Stensrud, R. Steod, M. Under- wood. BACK ROW: F. Woternion, l-I. Troub, D. Tillery E. Toylor, E. Turnquist, I. Tolvstclol, D. Westermon, H Volkeninq, W. Volkening. Iunior closs officers: Mory Helen Iohnson, secretory Fronk Srnith, vice president, Miss Kotherine H. Dovery class odviserg ond Rolph Pennioll, president. eniom ' ROBERT W. ACKEMANN Athletics-Hobby. Sports--Chief Interest. But time for orchestra and Hi-Y. 0 ELLEN ADAMEK Ellen belongs to G.A.A., First Girls Glee, and Commercial Club, but she finds drawing preferable to all three. 9 EARLE ADAMS "Sparky" prefers beating a drum to cracking a book, and so he iust ups and graduates. 9 BETTE AFFELD We wouldn't be far "afield" if we said "Bets" chief interests were music and reading, though she has others. 0 MARK H- ALLEY Entered from Oak Park. Paradoxically enough this "Dark" Alley finds sports and dramatics to his liking. 9 RUTH ALTHEN "Ruthie" draws all her designs on paper which is as it should be. 0 OTIS ANDERSEN Mirror, Mirror on the Wall, of 109 and in the hall. You owe your popularity to this lad nicknamed "Odie," who manages to squeeze in photography, scouting, and dramatics, too. 0 CLARENCE ANDERSON -Andy-Aviation-Airplanes. 9 IOYCE ANDERSON He insisted we list all his nicknames of Swede, Andy, Ossie, Killer, so there isn't room to tell more. 0 RUTH ANDERSON Commercial Club counteracts Ruthie's unstable interest in skating, 0 ELMER ANDRESEN Active in both football and basketball, it is surprising that both Andy's chief interest and hobby are sports. 0 MILDRED R. ANDRESEN "Red" divides her time between music and sketching. 0 MARIORIE ATCHISON "Atchie's" time goes to her co-editorship of the Maroon and her solo work in A Cappella, and she does justice to both. 0 MERLIN AYLWARD ln the past, "Murph" has belonged to clubs and been in sports, but now he admits all his interests are centered on "The Girl Friend." ' IOHN BADGEROW "Badgie" is to Commercial club as Maroon is to us. 0 RAYMOND BARNARD "Barney" keeps his interests hidden. 0 WALTER W. BARTELT. IR. It's not surprising to find that anyone as proficient on the drum as "Walt" lists music as his hobby. ' MARIE BARTON G.A.A. is the only club "Mary" seems interested in. 0 MARY BAZSALI Art and music do not hinder "Gizz" from being in several other activities. ' ROBERT BECKER The Hi-Y has been aided by "Robin's" membership for the past four years. 0 AGNES BECKMANN "Becky" has to be sharp to keep up in G.A.A., Home Economics, Commercial Club, and the Library Staff, 0 LETHA BEHM Letha's "Behm" may be legend, but she really is serious about photography. 0 MURLAND BEMB "Bud" is chiefly interested in sports and photography. ' GEORGE BEIJEAN Evidently being secretary of the lzaak Walton Club is of paramount importance, for "Shutz" is very blank on the subject of his interests and hobbies. 0 ROY BENNER lust a kid nicknamed "Ice," 0 EVELYN BENNETT Four years in orchestra gen- erally give a member a greater appreciation of music, and Evelyn is no exception. 0 MARIORIE BERGER This president of French Club, Is also a Debator. And member in the band, Or her dear old Alma Mater. 9 FLORENCE BERGERSEN Roller skating and drawing being portable hobbies, "Bergy" brought them with her when she transferred from Minneapolis. ' EVELYN BERNHART "Sunny''-Scrapbooks-Senior. 0 MARIORIE BEU Marge-Music-Mathematics Club. 0 HELEN BEVERLY Collecting animals does not pre- vent "Bev" from her music and belonging to G.A.A., Tri-Y, and French Club. 0 WARNE BLACKMAN Blackie-Band-Birdmen. 0 LOIS BOHNE Loie spends her spare time cor- responding to students in foreign countries. Rather novel to have their "Bohne lie over the ocean" instead of mine. 0 RUTH BONIN Despite the many clubs to which she belongs, "Swede" still finds time for tending the large props at class plays. 0 IOHN BORN Here's one of those boys who never managed to get in anything. Poor lad. Uust president of the senior class, officer in six clubs, music, publications, etc., etc.l 9 VERDELLE BROCKNER lnconsistently enough, this president of Home Economics lists dramatics and music as her favorites. 0 BETTY BROMAN Having been a member and officer in almost all the choral organizations, it is hardly surprising to find music "Bets" chief interest, with outdoor sports thrown in. 0 ROBERT BUCK After four years at E.H.S. we believe we can be ex- cused for passing the Buck. 9 LA VERNE BUCKHAHN The Rifle Club is certain of being supplied with "Buck" shot as long as La Verne is a memberg and what would the band do without him? U HARMON BURBURY "Burb" knows all the best places to eat and col- lects menus as he goes. 0 ELAINE BURGERSON The quaint hobby ot bead weaving does not interfere with Elaine's membership in G.A.A. and Home Economics. 0 CHARLOTTE BURMEISTER We give you "Chic," the girl friend of the twirling dervish. Senior class officers, Katherine Hersch, secretary, and Iohn Born, president, conduct a class meeting. Hobart W, ACKf?HlO1'1I'l EIU-ri ,-'aiurxelt Efxrl-9 Ad lm.: Friiffr Elfiflix Tffark H Allan' fxw.I 1 -,, Ar fe' -er. A Cltlff tiff' f1'iQV.'OH Ti" l.-F I .5xt.'1f3"3I. hlllh Fxr1'1f3r:1Cr1 Eine' Rr. if -1: fv11l2'6' R Ar. 1. n . - .w.c.fg3A V- fvii Qt. w,..,'... 1-,,g., Iohr. L BQfij1e"':v1v F 'iff flfi ,Lift YYVGITFH' ff FSZPPT' It Mcuw I-FOI1f'1I'l!'l DP-v'NV lv , ' wi :.,,. Hikwrt Fe-'vez Afgzwq AnnBen:mn.1r1r1 7 , Mm, tz,,,,., " Y'-.V , 2 ,Y V. A ,L .H .,. ,, v ff' ., mic" P"-11--15. P gy' Fei, f ff:'eQ'x: '3' F'-ii' -V XXHC- I.'f,:""1e 'LET Flfmrermfe Yie!'1G1.'f'-T 39531 z' TL.f:xr'3rzM 4 H111--r'. T :im 'J.'ur:.f- Llmgz , .,,, ,,,, HMP! 3211111 Vff'i5f ffuxifx t Blwikzver Healy' fl. gr an F Let' 5.32: I,',lV'?'f.5 R'l.'kl'f'lf,f1 HZIHQAT. 37? fx' Eifzzri-2 P3':1Q"vi Chcxrlcfl-4 RLITY' Earl Donald Burns Robert Stanley Carlson Alice lane Carpenter Wilbur Carr Dorothy L. Chandler Eleanor lane Chessrnan Evelyn Mary Christensen Doris Ciraulo Marjorie R Clark Wardell N. Clark Pauline Clendening Griitin Harding Cockrell Helen Cohen Florence Collins Ruth Luella Converse Clyde D. Cooper Anne Cosgrove Florence Myrtle Cox Barbara lane Crafts larnes Crawford Hazel Berniece Culberson Tune B, Dahlgren George A. Darnisch Howard Daniclelc George l-l. Daniels Beatrice Louirne Donner Daryle Day Donald Arthur Depew David Dice Cefiil lficzcereitn Robert C. Diekrnan Ada Doiel Doris Marilyn Donnelly Robert Derwoofi Downina Marjorie Elaine Drouaht Robert I'-I Duewel M. Rayonne l3'.ll'IibO.lllCl Albert Dunning Dorothy Mae Easton Dorothy Elaerly Merle Arthur Ehorn Richard Ehorn 9 EARL BURNS Dancing and sports seem harmless enough hobbies, but remember, like coal, "Pete" Burns. 9 ROBERT CARLSON "Carly," the Birdman, prefers everything out of doors. 9 ALICE CARPENTER Maroon business staff has precedent over German Club, GAA., and Home Economics as far as "Al" is concerned. 9 WILBUR CARR "Wilb" "Carr's" for football and electrical engineering. 9 DOROTHY CHANDLER Tri-Y and GAA. tie for Dot's interests. 9 ELEANOR CHESSMAN "Chessie" unlike "Iessie I." uses her spare time to study her favorite subject-clrarnatics. 9 EVELYN CHRISTENSEN We won- der if "Toddy's" hobby is collecting shoes, she has such cute ones. 9 DORIS CIRAULO Doris, following in the family tradition, prefers GAA. and sports. 9 MARIORIE CLARK Marge plays no favorites and joins Home Economics, Commercial Club, and GAA. and still finds time for work on the Mirror Staff. 9 WARD CLARK "Wardy" jumps from the duties in Hi-Y to Mirror Staff, to lzaak Walton, and so to Commercial Club. 9 PAULINE CLENDENING "Polly" is a true lover of the drama-Particularly the acting phase-She does lots of other things, but-She's the gal who plays in plays. 9 GRIFFIN COCKRELL The creator of the Lonely Rainjeer, Cluck Rogers, and Cholly Chan thinks up new plots while he builds airplanes. 9 HELEN COHEN Her participation in clubs and Maroon staff -Produce much the same reaction-She likes them all, she's active in all, but-"lt's driving her to distraction." 9 FLORENCE COLLINS Florence prefers music to sports. 9 RUTH CONVERSE "Ruthie," "Lou," "Ella"-By any name she still maintains that her hobby is drawing house plans. 9 CLYDE COOPER What is so rare as a "Bud" in lune-and he goes out for sports, too! 9 ANNE COSGROVE She goes in for sports "anne" basketball "anne" GA.A. 9 FLORENCE COX "Flossie" likes GA.A. and sewing, but lately it's been mostly sewing. 9 BARBARA CRAFTS A "Barb" in the hand is worth two on the bush especially when she's treasurer of the Tri-Y, in A Cappella, on the Mirror staff, in the plays, -and she's pretty too. 9 IAMES CRAWFORD In general Iim likes sportsg in particular, ice- skating. 9 HAZEL CULBERSON ls her interest in embroidering due to her membership in the Home Ec Club? 9 IUNE DAHLGREN This ex-citizen of Rockford finds Elgin is also able to stimulate her interests in ice-skating and dramatics. 9 GEORGE DAMISCH "Geo" seems to have a monopoly on the office of treasurer-being treasurer of both Math Club and Hi-Y-and puts his practice to good use on the Maroon. 9 HOWARD DANIELEK Auto racing is not the most pacific of hobbies, but if that's what Howie wants-we don't "car." 9 GEORGE DANIELS Business manager of the Maroon. The guy who doles us the money. I-le amuses the staff with his puns, but his puns are seldom punny. 9 BEATRICE DANNER "Betty Lou," active in GAA. and Home Ec, wants to be a nurse. Will she practice archery on her patients? 9 DARYLE DAY "Day is done" and is he glad? Motorcycles are his fad. 9 DONALD DEPEW Don doesn't let his membership in Commercial Club interfere with his photography. 9 DAVID DICE Dave is the president of the ever growing EFA. We looked for other activities he was in, but no "Dice" 9 CECIL DICKERSON The secretive lad lists only his nickname, "Curly" 9 ROBERT DIEKMAN Another minority Hitler would object to -Bob's preference for the Glee Club over the German Club. 9 ADA DOIEL lumping from Plato Center to St. Charles and finally to Elgin gave Ada no time to acquire a nickname, but increased her interest in reading and sports. 9 DORIS DONNELLY Even with her creative genius she couldn't think of anything to say for herself. 9 ROBERT DOWNING A devotee of traveling, he pays lightning visits to both the Mirror and Maroon and is nick- named "Lefty." Right? 9 MARIORIE DROUGHT Marge's portrayal in the junior class play led to membership in the Players. She's in GAA., Home Ec, and A Cappella, too. 9 ROBERT DUEWEL Bob, the lad with the "Duewel" personality, flits from Commercial Club to the Library Staff. 9 RAYONNE DUMBAULD Technically we're a bit vague as to the term applied to a swing pianist. But in this case its a "Bunny" 9 ALBERT DUNNING Doing his schoolwork at home has stimulated his creative ability. 9 DOROTHY EASTON Dottie-Dancing-Dimples. 9 DOROTHY EBERLY "Dot" has hopes of being a secretary, but she'll compromise by being treasurer of Commercial Club. 9 MERLE EHORN Merle has trained racing homer pigeons. They never get "Mike" fright. 9 RICHARD EI-IORN Dick, a member of the lzaak Walton League, races pigeons. Wings on Liberty. Vice-president, Gordon Rovelstad, and class adviser, Miss Mary Peters, discuss finances. Senior actors Brockner and Feuerhaken. 9 ROLAND EHORN "Rollie" must be a radical, He prefers hockey to pigeons. 9 WILLIAM EICHHORST "Ike"--lzaak Walton-Irrepressible 9 VIRGINIA ELLIOTT "Gin"-German Club-G.A.A. 9 LEROY ELVIN "Slick" goes in for intramural basketball and the Izaak Walton League. 9 CHARLOTTE EMERSON Nickname-"Char" Hobby-Sports. Clubs- Tri-Y, G.A.A. Thats what our "reporter" reports. 9 MARY ERDMANN Although Mary admits her favorite activities are musical, she does not slight G.A.A. or EHS. Players. 9 RUTH ERIXSON Maroon Staff is properly grateful to "Rufus" for her conscientious work. 9 IEROME FABER lack thinks he's doing us a "Faber" by telling us his chief interest is photography. 9 THELMA FACTLY Since she's a member of Commercial Club, we'll let Thelma "Thel" herself. 9 FORREST FARNSWORTH "Fuzzy" is quite the cosmopolite what with being vice-president of E.H.S. Players, secretary and treasurer of the Rifle Club, and an ardent follower of Indian dancing. 9 WILLIAM FEHRMAN Bill-Basketball-Baseball. 9 RAY FEUERHAKEN President of the High School Players, "Ding Don" devotes his spare moments to dramatics and dance drumming. 9 IOHN FLAHERTY lack can be found teeing off at any social gathering. 9 IEANNE FORSTER This "Ieannie of the light brown hair" for Tri-Y and sports has a flair. 9 MARIE FOSSER Marie chooses two unrelated subjects, sports and science, as her hobbies. 9 HARRY FRITZ f'Hans" Fritz, that fugitive from a comic strip, goes in for athletics, especially baseball. 9 IOSEPH FUQUA Ioe's membership in the "E" Club is due, no doubt, to his proficiency in golf. 9 MILDRED GAEDE "Mitzy" is really an ideal Commercial Club member as her chief interest is typing. 9 CATHERINE GALLINA Tri-Y and band are "Katie's" first choice, with German Club and G.A.A. close seconds. 9 ELMER GIESEKE "As the twig is bent so the tree inclinesf' and "Elm" goes for photography. Make of it what you will. 9 LAVERNE GIESEKE "Verne's" chief interest is playing saxophone. His favorite activity is the band. Nice dovetailing, that. 9 ADELINE GIESKE Being a member of G.A.A., Home Economics, and Geography should total up something, but we can't "Ad" 9 NORMAN GILLES Music seems to be Norm's chief and only interest. 9 RAYMOND GILLILAN Apparently Ray's transfer from East Troy, Wisconsin, didn't lessen his interest in sports. 9 IOHN GINNELL lohnny's interest is in sports, too. 9 DOROTHEA GOLL It's rather superfluous for "Dot" to say clubs are her chief interest when she's a member of G.A.A., Girl's Science, Home Economics, Geography, and German Clubs. 9 FORREST GOLLIHER Forrie's striking resemblance to Dick Powell is no handicap to his being president of the Geography Club nor to his activities in Hi-Y and Commercial Club. 9 RICHARD GOULD From Elgin to Elmira Heights-Then back to Elgin High School thrills, But what we really want to know-Was there "Gould" in them thar hills? 9 IULIA GRAF Kurtie's favorite clulc is G.A.A., her interests center about sports. Strange? 9 VICTOR GRAFF Aviation is Vic's chief interest, both in and out of school. 9 DAVID GRAUPNER A big business man on the make, Dave gets a lot of practice by being on the business end of the Maroon Staff, the senior class play, and the Fandango. 9 FLORENCE GREEN "Flossie" left University High School, Normal, Illinois, for the thrills of our Girl's Science Club, German Club, and the exacting Maroon Staff. 9 MARY GREENAWALT Despite all her activities Mary remains calm, studious, and cheerful. 9 NORMA GREVE lf we were Norma, we shouldn't "Greve" at leaving EHS., but her participation in G.A.A., German Club, Home Economics, and Library Staff may be per- suasive factors. 9 WILMER GRIFFITH Griff, of the deceiving cherubic countenance, gets around-via the band, the Mirror, golf, and the Senior Science Club. 9 GEORGE GRONEMAN Bud, late of Marengo High School, finds Elgin High well adapted to his inter- est in agriculture and the EEA. 9 LOIS GRONEMAN Lois belongs to Home Economics, G.A.A., and Commercial Club, and then, as a distinctive touch, collects dance programs as a hobby. 9 GRACE GRONEMEIER Gracie-G.A.A.-Glenbard. 9 IOHN GROSS Pho- tography may be Iohnnys chief interest, but land the Maroon is duly gratefull he places it secondary to his position as the Maroon's advertising manager. 9 DOROTHY GUDEMAN "Dot" should make an ideal wife with her interest in music tempered by a good supply of knowledge in home economics. 9 KENNETH GUGE "Ken," a true radio enthusiast, places it above all school activities. 9 KATHRYN GURTNER "Kay" is the fifteenth letter in the alphabet and also a member of our band and Commercial Club. 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K,,,,,,ir lvlrrriol il. Kilrlrrratrick 3 .ti,,1. -gi vufvwl-he g Publication heads Griffith, Anderson, Daniels, and Atchison. 9 IOHN HAIDU Iohnny is a past master in art as his numerous posters testify. 9 MARGARET HALLOCK "Mag," a violinist fair, The fair pertaining to her hair, is much too vestile to slight. Sports and Tri-Y all delight. 9 CHARLOTTE HARTMAN "Char," another devotee of art, manages to keep in contact with school affairs by her membership in the Home Economics Club and G.A.A. 9 CHARLES HARTZELL Setting styles for clothes and long hair, Charley was 39's noted actor as the villian in Officer "666." 9 WANDA HAUT Ideal weatherg "Windy" and Haut. 9 BETTY HAWLEY Betty's outstanding athletic ability doesn't prevent her from being active in G.A.A., E.H.S. Players, and Maroon Staff. 9 NANCY HAZLETON Another noted artist, "Nance" received much recognition for a drawing of Charley McCarthy. 9 AGNES HEBEISEN Although she is an ardent German Club member, "Agie" takes no chances and limits her foreign correspondence to a native of England. 9 PHYLLIS HEIMAN On the Mirror business staff, is this little red-haired lass. And on the Senior Sales Committee she is always very witty. 9 BETTY HEINICKE If bigger and better cooks are made, Betty couldn't admit it, and after sampling her baking, neither would you. 9 ROBERT HENDRICKS If Fate is kind, we may see Bob social-science instructing, as he excelled in this field at dear old E.H.S. He worked on Maroon staff, too. 9 LAWRENCE HENKE "Larry" is evidently one of these silent, speed-minded individuals. 9 IEAN HENLEY lean, the secretary of German Club, finds an outlet for her dramatic ability in E.H.S. Players, for her social interests in Tri-Y, and for her sports in tennis. 9 NORMA HENNING With the active interest of roller skating, Norma naturally has taken a decided part in G.A.A. activities. 9 CATHERINE HERSCH Best citi- zen Hersch somehow finds time for Student Council, Tri-Y presidency, senior class secretaryship, Maroon business staff, four other clubs-and "Katy" still plays tennis! 9 FRANKLIN HITZEROTH Frank, one of our air minded students, manages to tear himself from aviation long enough to help on the back-stage crew for the class plays. 9 HOWARD HOAGLAND He listed radio as his hobby. That's "Howie" know. 9 ELAINE HOKE "Hokey"-Home Economics-Hiking. 9 GIFFORD HOLDEN Gif really takes his flying seriously what with his actual flying, his incessant construc- tion of airplanes, and his commandership in the Aero Club. lncidentally he took many pictures for this book, Did you notice the airplane view? 9 ROBERT HOLMES The president of the newly- formed Pep Club does not let his new duties interfere with his interest in auto-mechanics. 9 ROBERT HOLZMAN His participation in sports led Bob to the presidency of the "E" Club. 9 BETTYIANE HORNBECK Her recent arrival from Calumet High School did not stop "Betsyjane" from joining G.A.A., Home 'Economics Club, and Commercial Club. 9 VIVIAN HOWARD The sec- retary of Commercial Club's chief interest is shorthand. Vivian came from Thomas Iefferson High in Council Bluffs, Iowa. 9 MERLE HOWENSTEIN "Sis's" school activities are many and varied: orchestra, library staff, GAA., and Pep Club.' 9 MILDRED HUBBARD Milly undoubtedly finds her acquatic inclination gives her a better appreciation of G.A.A. 9 MARIE HUGH Now "Hughie" can write to her English correspondent without the welcome interference of G.A.A. and Home Economics. 9 FLORENCE IACOB "Iill," despite her name, doesn't go in for quarter-pint hobbies-unless you consider skating, swimming, and painting on the liquid side. 9 FLORA IACOBSON "lake" answers her physical wants with sports and her cultural wants with music. 9 DONALD IAMES Don is one of those silent workshop workers-or does he whistle while he works? 9 BARBARA IOHNSON She may be the president of the Girls Science Club and vice-president of A Cappella, but she is more noted for her "Barbed" sayings on the Mirror's feature page. 9 LINNEA IOHNSON "Naya" manages to squeeze summer sports in between practices for the band. 9 GERALDINE IORDAN "Gerry" tem- pers her avid interest in reading by participating in various sports. 9 MILDRED IOSSI Photogra- phy makes the interesting hobby of "Millie." 9 ELOISE IOY A thing of beauty is a loy forever, and so is Eloise. 9 DORA KAHL Kahling Dora Kahl-Nickname Suzy-Transferred from York High School-Kahling Dora Kahl. 9 EDWARD KAHI. Sam McKahl-Science-Studius? 9 MARLENE KAISER "Mar," without a trace of a Kaiser complex, admits her simple pleasure, E.H.S. Players, library staff, and knitting. 9 WILLIAM KAPPEN "Bill" gets good practice in his chief interest, air conditioning, in his caddying. He came from Dundee Community High School. 9 RALPH KASTNER lf this lad played baseball, we could say " 'Casey' at the bat." 9 SHIRLEY KELLEY "Skell" most naturally does girls athletics for the Maroon, for her time is divided between G.A.A. and all sports. 9 THOMAS KENNELL Tommy, the "V" man of EHS., ably co-captained the football and track teams of '39. 9 MURIEL KIRKPATRICK "Mur's" sense of humor may be moot, it may be non- existant, but when she starts to sell Maroons, her prospects are nonresistant. 45 9 PHYLLIS KIRKPATRICK "Kirk," with the luck of the Irish and the canniness of the Scot, corresponds with an English acquaintance, Rather a Great Britain complex, eh what? 9 DOROTHY KIRSCH Here we have one of those long-sought-after domestic girls who par- ticipates extensively in home economics. 9 LEROY KLABUNDE "Klay's" highschool lite centers around Commercial Club, Glee Club, and Hi-Y, 9 LORRAINE KLABUNDE Music for a hobby and home economics as a chief interest have made Lorraine's highschool days active and interesting. 9 GEORGE KLEIN ''Shorty"-Sports-Scarlet Shirts. 9 VIRGINIA KNIGHT Golf club and gavel of G.A.A.-"Ginny" swings both with a practiced hand. 9 RICHARD KNODLE Scientist Dick uses any spare time left from cogitating over the "why" of things in delighting his soul fand others?D with music. 9 RICHARD. KOCH Although "Koch" has a domestic handle, his hobby is photography. 9 FRED KORTE With the intrig- uing hobby of model airplane building, "Fritz" naturally was very active in EI-IS, Aero Club. 9 NICKOLAUS KREA Radio and painting flowers dont exactly coincide for hobbies, nevertheless they're Nick's choice. 9 ROBERT KROLI.. We salute this fellow who partici- pated in the Future Farmers of America because to most of us F. F. means future farmers. 9 FRED KRUGER Fritz is a mechanically minded fellow who has made machine shop the center of his activities. 9 BEATRICE LA BRASH lf "Bea" be ilat or "Bea" be sharp, we'll know that it's just her interest in music. 9 EDWARD LAMBERT Ed has spare time only for Commercial Club. 9 FLORENCE LAMPRECHT This fair maiden probably has her lamps lit most of the time tWe don't mean her eyes, smarty.J as her chief interest in reading, 9 MARIORIE LANDIS 'Peggy''ephotographs-personality, 9 HELEN LANDWEHR "Dolly's" chief interest in life is music and more music, even though she belongs to several clubs. 9 ALBERT LANGE Commercial and the Izaak Walton Clubs do double duty as Al's chief interests and favorite activities. 9 HAROLD LANGE "Booty"- bounces-basketballs. 9 WILLIAM LANGE "Rubs" membership in Izaak Walton has probably helped him to be more judicious in his hunting. 9 HENRY LESCHKE We find that "Hank" likes photography, football, and he's on the Mirror staff. 9 RUTH LIEPITZ Nickname, 'lRudy"-hobby, skating hactivities, Home Ec, Commercial Club, and G.A.A. 9 GRACE LINDBERG Grace, lacking the daring of her namesake, is content to collect postcards as her hobby. 9 HELENE LINDER She wrote the senior class song, she belongs to the German Club, she likes the songs of cowboys, and she's called "Arkie" because she came from St. Ice, Arkansas. 9 LAURIE LOCHNER Although Laurie is secretary-treasurer of the Rifle Club, his hobby is motor boats. 9 VIOLET LOEK G.A.A. and sports vie for favor from Violet. 9 VIRGINIA LOGAN Ginger-Glee ClubfG.A.A. 9 BETTY LORANG This red headed bookworm chews up all the latest literature. 9 IEAN LOVELETTE "Frenchie" is an appropriate name for this "designing" woman from Aurora. 9 ROBERT LUDWIG "Robin," vice-president of M.A.C., singles out tennis and basketball as his favorite sports, 9 DOROTHY LUND When ice-skating is out of season, "Dot" spends her spare time reading. 9 MARY LUTZ "Mary Mar" won't read anything but "big thick books" Will "Les Miserables" in Braille suffice? 9 LOIS IEAN MANN It's comforting to have a Mann around to shoulder the responsibility as Lois's work for the Mirror business staff and the junior class play can testify. 9 RUS- SELL MASI If odd nicknames are determining factors, "Moxie" has an excellent future in the field of his chief interest--sports, 9 WALTER MATTOCKS Walt, a future Edison, may- be, spends his spare time in his home workshop performing chemical experiments, building models, and manufacturing various articles. 9 RAY MCCHESNEY This "Wizard of Oz" finds mechanics act as a "Baum" to everyday annoyances. 9 LILA MCCORMICK Lila, the girl with eyes and hair the same enchanting shade, seems to run to the "S's" for her avoca- tions-sports, scouting, Senior Sales Committee. 9 LEO MCDONALD "Mac" is another of these athletic boys, baseball and intramural basketball take up his time. 9 IUNE MCDONOUGH Taking pictures in Iune or with Iune or by Iune is permissible-if a Kodak is used. fNo plug intendedb. 9 IOHN MCLEAN "Mac," a past master in the art ot avoiding work, spends his many spare moments in photography and reading-and track, 9 IANE EVA McTAGUE What better hobby could "Ianie" have than reading? 9 IOHN MCTAVISH Hobby, sports-nickname, "Max"-club, Izaak Walton. 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N112 Frances Nord Nat Norton Dorothy lane lfgff Robert L Orton Howard Ostdick rr-we 11-A of ..,. .Wee off' Reefs Pacnter Harold Paulsen Marvin Peterszdort Rokeri W, Peterson lane lllizaloeth Phitpc Leonard Lawrence Piazza Lucille Maraczret Pierce Donna Arlene Prtegniiz Arland Claude Randall larnos M oul lon Rat Robert Robinvon Ref Eflwari Retri lack B Renter Maraaret Josephine Ridcxlov Carroll Vain Riley. Don Rtnne 9 CONSTANCE METZGER "Connie" - Commercial Club - Conscientious. 9 BETTY MICKLEWRIGHT "Mick" is in many activities, but the most important are debate, music, and sports. 9 GEORGE MILLER Some people eat to live and some people live to eat. George, the gourmet, lives only to eat. 9 ROLAND MILLER Whether on the sidelines or on the playing field, "Roly's" interest in sports never lags. 9 ROBERT MINEHART Photog- raphy is the ruling force in the life of this fair laddie. He cares nought for frills or feminine wiles, for "Mine-hart belongs to daddy." 9 DONALD MOCKLER Don, by virtue of voice, a singer, sports-baseball-as a hobby. 9 WESLEY MONDY Greeley said, "Go Wes, young man, go Wes"-Greeley lisped. And "Wes" sang as he went. 9 LOIS MONROE "Snooks"-Sports-Seventeen. 9 DARRELL MONTEITH You'll just have to be satisfied with the fact that Darrell was on the Senior Sales Committee and in Commercial Club. He didn't list any "Moe" 9 MARY MORLEY Mirror staff, Commercial Club, and G.A.A., with collecting foreign dolls as a hobby, keep Mary busy. 9 PHYLLIS MORTON Even after four years she can't get her "Phil" of music or G.A.A. 9 HOWARD MOULTON "Howie" spends all his spare time dealing in stamps. 9 MARGARET MUETTERTIES "Margie" may conceal her executive ability beneath a smooth blonde exterior, but G.A.A. and Tri-Y can vouch for its presence. 9 GLENN MUHR This reserved individual acknowledges woodshop as his hobby. 9 CAROL MUNTZ Music, dramatics, sports--but mostly sports for Carol. 9 AUDREY MYHRE Maybe we're wrong, but from the little information we gleaned, we'd say Audrey was interested in G.A.A. and Commercial Club. 9 PHYLLIS NELSON For cen- turies dancing has been the favorite pastime of young ladies, and "Phyl" is no exception. 9 RUTH NESLER lf you can bear our being allegorical, we'll say that to us "Ruthie" is energy personified-sports being her chief interest. 9 AGNES NIMMRICK Agnes managed to find time to participate in Commercial Club and Maroon Staff even if she had to slight her chief interest, music, to do so. 9 ROBERT NITZ Nickname, Bob-Hobby, Golf-Interest, Commercial Club. 9 FRANCES NORD Drama and music have a magnetic attraction for this Nord pole, and Frannie does right well in both. 9 NAT NORTON Nat's responsibility as treasurer of E.H.S. Players and sports editor of the Mirror truly earn him the name of "Prof." And do you remember him in the senior play? 9 DOROTHY NUTTING Wouldn't this vice-president of German Club be surprised if she opened her Maroon and found Nutting? But really, she's very active in music and is in Tri-Y, E.H.S. Players, and sports. 9 ROBERT ORTON Bob turns to aviation when the combined duties of the Student Coun- cil, Publications Board, E.H.S. Players and presidency in the Senior Hi-Y become too much for him, 9 HOWARD OSTDICK Howard has been a member of the boys glee clubs for all four years, so naturally his chief interest would be music. 9 MARION OTTE "Shorty" goes in for the Home Economics Club and hiking. 9 BESSIE PACHTER "Betsy" likes G.A.A., Commercial Club and bicycling. 9 HAROLD PAULSEN "Bud" is his nickname-Hunting is his forte-He came from Minneapolis-And so ends our report. 9 MARVIN PETERSDORF We'll tell you all we know. Nickname-"Pete"-Active in football-The End. 9 ROBERT PETERSON Diesel kill you, but for posterity's sake we must record that Pete's passion is engines, motor cars, trucks, and fto keep in touch with the massesl automobiles. 9 IANE PHILPOTT Perhaps lane's interest in German Club aided her foreign correspondence. 9 LEONARD PIAZZA "Rhythm" tries his hand at everything-athletics, drawing, reading, and music. 9 LUCILLE PIERCE Sis-Skating-Saucy. 9 DONNA PRIEGNITZ The nurse in "Doc" is softened by her interest in music. 9 ARLAND RANDALL "Arly" is a potential Beethoven or Bach. Or would be if he didn't like his music hot. 9 IAMES RAUE His nick- name is "Iim", his hobby is sports, basketball, baseball, and "E" Club his fortes. 9 ROBERT REED "Robin" fiddles, and he came from Reedley, California. 9 EDWARD REIN Like many statesmen Ed maintains that his frontier is the "Rein" Now, now, Ed, let's keep politics out of thisg you're better in sports. 9 IACK REUTER On the "Slim" chance that you're interested, we record that "Slim's" chief interest is Work. 9 IOSEPHINE RIDGLEY "Io," no "e," please, relaxes after rehearsing in E.H.S. by listening to a real symphonic orchestra. 9 CARROLL RILEY Consistently enough, "Rawhide's" main interest is Indian lore. 9 DON RINNE We like the sound of Don's nickname-"Skinny" Rinne-and he likes autos, which makes us even. Hall duty student, senior Crafts, tends strictly to business. Senior swing artists, Randall and Reed, collaborate on a bit of "jive." 9 IACK RIPPBERGER "Rip" is active in basketball and interested in machines. 9 LOIS ROBBINS "l..oie" exemplifies her interest in G.A.A. by her participation in sports. 9 MIRIAM ROBERTS This secretive miss allows us only two facts to work on: G.A.A. and Home Economics. 9 CONNIE MAY ROBINSON She's in Home Ec and G.A.A. and is interested in sports and hiking. 9 LEWIS ROBINSON "Robinberry," a decidedly unedible fruit but a very active student, has favored the junior and senior class plays, Hi-Y, A Cappella, and band with his presence. 9 DOUGLAS ROGERS Doug, surnamed Rogers, at boating is a whizz. Doug, surnamed Rogers, is an lzaak Walton member. 9 ROBERT ROGERS No twenty-fifth century Buck Rogers has more duties than our "Buck" with his captaincy of the basketball team, presidency of Student Council and of Hi-Y. 9 PAUL ROGERS His debating is of great reknown-His praises to the sky we sound. However may we please in- quire why on his name he tacks "Esquire," 9 WALTER ROHRER It may give you a Rohrer, but Walt finds nothing laughable in hunting, fishing, and badminton. 9 GORDON ROVELSTAD Gordie, president of the junior class and vice-president of the senior class, is so active in the Mirror, A Cap- pella, E.H.S. Players, class plays, Hi-Y, and orchestra that it's hard to single out one particular ac- tivity to spotlight. 9 MARY ROVELSTAD If this has to be in equestrian terms, "Mare" is a filly that would carry our money any time with her success in nine activities. 9 IEANETTE ROWE Net- tie forsook her music long enough to help out the business committees of the class plays. 9 RALPH ROWE President of Math Club is this lad called He likes photography and scouting. That's all he had to say. 9 VIOLET SANDBERG "Sandys" enjoyment of music is second to no other inter- est. 9 ROBERT SAUER "Wimpy's" math interest leads to astronomy, and his football activities to E Club, but what leads to his work on the Mirror? 9 BEATRICE SCAMEHORN Tuffy may be her wild and woolly kitten, but we don't agree that he's quite ferocious enough for this Roselle lass to call herself a "Beaty." 9 ANGELINE SCARLATA "Angie" has our "stamp" of approval on her col- lecting hobby. 9 MARY SCHALLER Mary likes travelg but so far her duties in G.A.A., Home Eco- nomics, and Commercial Club have kept her comparatively busy. 9 MARGARET SCHAUER "Dolly's" real interest may be music, but she puts enough spirit into her cheer leading to mislead anyone. 9 NANCY SCHELLENBERGER "Nan's" petite blondness belies her capacity for such prosaic work as secretary of Home Economics. 9 PAUL SCHICKI.ER German Club and lzaak Walton both have this athlete for their president, 9 ALICE SCHMIDT Smitty-Sports-Snapshots. 9 BETTY SCHMITZ "Frenchie" takes to dance, she likes winter sports, and she belongs to G,A.A,, Home Ec, and Commercial Club. 9 LOTTY SCHMOKEL "Smokie" distributes her interests between the Mirror Staff and outdoor sports. 9 HARRIS SCHNATHORST lt's rather self evident that this clarinet player and member of A Cappella would find music his favorite activity. 9 ROBERT SCHNEFF Bob- Baseball-Boys Science Club. 9 LUCILLE SCHRAMM Lucille values sports and G.A.A. as her favorite school activities. 9 EDNA SCHULT "Eddie" by her own admission collects both songs and elephants. Nice work if you can stand it. She came from Lincoln, Nebraska. 9 MILDRED SCHULTZ Millie, Maroon Staff, and G,A.A.g Art and Commercial Club-she calls it a day. 9 ROBERT SCHULTZ Although Bob's chief interest is radio, he no doubt owes his membership in the "E" Club to his work in football. 9 AUDREY SCHULZ An avid reader, a tireless worker, an embryonic scientist-all these characteristics make Audrey invaluable to the Maroon Staff and the Girls Science Club. 9 WILLIAM SECHRIST Willie is no sly recluse, in many clubs he is a member. He was an officer of one, which one, he can't remember. 9 RUTH SEEGERT Ruthie enjoys both ice-skating and dancing. 9 ROBERT SEILER Bob is quite the sports tan with interest in both baseball and basketball and membership in M.A.C, and "E" Club. 9 RUSS SHALES Russ finds the activities of Commercial Club and the tennis team well worth participating in. 9 VIRGINIA SHALES Ginger-G.A.A.-Glee Clubs. 9 MAR- GARET SHAMBERGER "Marg" is a fiend for punishment. Not only is she secretary of E.H.S. Play- ers, and associate editor of the Mirror, but she is also active in orchestra, glee club, and Tri-Y. 9 ERNEST SHOLES Sports seem to be of paramount interest to "Ernie" 9 DORIS SMITH French Club, Hostess Club, Tri-Y, and G.A.A. are the clubs "Dorie" favors. 9 HAROLD SMITH Harry de- cided not to graduate this year. 9 IOSEPH SMITH Ioe believes "The sport is the thing" and fol- lows up his belief by belonging to "E" Club, Pep Club, and M.A.C. 9 RUSSELL SMITH. IR. Russ, an ex-Missourian, dropped his scepticism long enough to join Commercial Club and become vice- president of the lzaak Walton League. 50 lock Hipplleryfr , . ,. ,-, LOIS le-on Rflkllllfi lfll T l."lClIf. Eff. l"C"i".1 Connie May Rcklrisfln Lawn: Verne Rclmrui Y' N 3113? L P11 lclzri llilif-t' P1255 Paul lfovmg P-.fjwge-rp Walter llallwn.-1 Gcrlcr: l-lf-:ivy FC1'-lfig: Q MGT'l l.O1:l.4eRCW'-l.'fc.1'i lf.'flTlf'llE Howfr Ralph Ruyrxcncl Rcwf- Violut Alice Sonflbem Rclwarl C. Smurf Bfrlfflii T139 Scuriffhsrr. Anqelino Virgirlia Scimrlnxx 1 ,M F :Al N., Lal, Lvwme .J,..A,.e MG'QGTf,'l Prcmcffs Sizqxge ",,,,,... 'xA,.. ..,..V, ,,,...- Sclmellflxbzrgefr Paul Schifflfilelr Alien Elxzfnlcctii Scllrmcit Helly luyne Sclmmz Lnliy C. SCl'lT1.Clff'l lllifi' E'I'1'fLlf'1 Sclmathcrsl RoberfW1lliQ11lSCl1mell Lucilll- lffargcrgf Figg 'S117flQ Mllzlre-fl E Schultz R,.y fx, Q,,1..y.., Aufxrew' Cilfillff' Schulz Wzlliixrr, Hefty' b6CllT!Sl lf Ruth ffvs-lyn Seeger? liulfnfyrt A Seller l?Y3:.:-all Shzlef Vxrglmo Mas- Shales Morgurel Shox: heffger FHL.. 1- Q,, L: Dofis lwfulr Srpifli Harold Vlclor Smith lciepli T Siflfh Ru.:-'ell lf Szuitk Y. AE' 1 t 'ks ,,,, A N-J' X 3 1, F5- , --ii fi 'J' l 'W 4' ,nf Carol Marie Sommer: Milton Lester Specto Ernesstine Spencer Barbara lane Stahl Richard Stark Carolyn Starrett Blanche l, Steele Richard F, Srettner lrvin Steve Anson Stronq Muriel Stadt lrierrt an Sturrinie, Ir. Caraille Syillivari Patricia Sullivan Wesley K. Swanson Robert Swiliart Helen lflartria Szernonyei Lorene Cordelia Tlierner Robert N, Tolvntad lennette Dorothy Traulo Richard Tract George H, Valentine, lr, Ralph H VJ: lfatta Lucille Vollrrian Ronald Charles Volt l-lawarft Vlfilex Vins Doris Walbauiii Donald Walker Lloyd Walker Carolina Ellen Warne le-anne Margaret Warner Henrietta Louixe Wascher Lloyd H. Waterman lrerie Olga Way Charles: Raynioricl tube, Gertrude Wedf: Kurt Wegrrian Audree lone Welch Harry Wefstlalce Walter H, Wicr LeRoy Williamson Virairiia Elsie Witt The athletic prowess of seniors , J CarlsonandRileyablydemonstrated. ' , i ' A ' t ' if 'W L x 0 CAROL SOMMERS If "Kay" had her say, she'd spend both her Sommers and Winters dancing. 0 MILTON SPECTOR "Speck" counteracts the enervating effects of ping pong by his work on the Maroon staff, or vice versa. ' ERNESTINE SPENCER "Ernie," A Cap- pella, and music are synonymous. 0 BARBARA STAHL A member of G.A.A., Home Eco- nomics, Mathematics Club-That's "Stahl" 0 RICHARD STARK Dick only goes in for football, and that's the "Stark" truth. 0 CAROLYN STARRETT Carolyn's interests range from the abstract field of science to concrete animals. 0 BLANCHE STEELE A "Lance" of Steele-A voice of honey. 0 RICHARD STETTNER Dick takes German Club and tennis in his stride. 0 IRVIN STEVE Irvin carries the "Torch" for lzaak Waltons. 0 ANSON STRONG Ques. What are his hobbies? "Ans": Baseball and boxing. U MURIEL STUDT Muriel finds G.A.A., Home Economics, and Commercial Club a help rather than a hindrance to an inter- est in social activities. 9 HERMAN STUMME Herman joined the Commercial Club, Geog- raphy Club, and Boys Glee Club. 0 CAMII.LE SULLIVAN "Cao"-Collecting brooches- Choral societies. 9 PATRICIA SULLIVAN We clon't Very often find such a small girl with so many nicknames-"Pow," "Pat," "Windy," and "Dynamite", or such an unusual hobby- collecting junk. She likes sports, too. 0 WESLEY SWANSON "SWannie" forsakes a Stephen Foster ballad sheet for the more pertinent pleasures of lzaak Walton and hunting. 0 ROBERT SWIHART Bob is content to let music and sports be his hobbies. U HELEN SZEMENYEI Nickname-"Doodie." Hobby-Sports-lnterest-Music. Pet Peeve--Unkind re- torts. 0 LORENE THEMER Lorene lists photography as her hobby, and G.A.A. and Com- mercial Club as her activities. 0 ROBERT TOLVSTAD Nickname, Bob-hobby, sports- clubs, Senior Science, German, and lzaak Walton. 0 IENNETTE TRAUB 'Ieannette has an alphabet complex what with belonging to G.A.A. and having "lay" as a nickname. 0 RICHARD TROST Dick prefers mechanics to anything else. 0 GEORGE VALENTINE "Val" is definitely scientifically minded. He's interested in visual education, radio sales and service, and-well, science in general. 0 RALPH VAN NATTA "Van" operates an amateur radio station, in other words, he's a "ham." 0 LUCILLE VOLLMAN Lucy, during her extensive reading, has probably met her namesake as immortalized by Dickens, Wordsworth, and many others. 0 RONALD VOLTZ If you're not sensitive to "Voltz," you might be interested to know Ronnie prefers sports to all else. 0 HOWARD VOSS Artist? Poet? Writer? Which? Hard to tell when you see his class play scenery and pictures and read his class poem? 0 DORIS WALBAUM Dottie-Dancing-Determined. 0 DONALD WALKER Since his arrival from Hampshire High, Don has become active in the band and the Boys Science Club. 9 LLOYD WALKER Coming from Anna, Illinois, "Buck" continues his interest in racing pigeons. 0 CAROLINE WARNER Sports seem to be of supreme importance in "Freshie's" life. 0 IEANNE WARNER We really ought to "Warn" Ieanne that two such hobbies as nursing and dancing are hard on one's feet. 9 HENRIETTA WASCHER "Hank"-Home Economics-Hiking. 0 LLOYD WATERMAN "Rink" tempers his interest in sports with the more constructive hobby of clay modeling. 0 IRENE WAY And so "Rene" goes merrily on her "Way" with her interest in music and dancing keeping pace. ' CHARLES WEBER We can't "Chuck' the fact that Charles goes in for autos and guns and lzaak Walton. 0 GERTRUDE WEDE Gertie-G.A.A.-Good books. 0 KURT WEGMAN This may seem unduly "Kurt," but we'll just say he likes track, skating, and radio. 0 AUDREE WELCH "Andree" takes delight in speaking in contests. She's a member of the band, G.A.A., and Math. Club, too. 9 HARRY WESTLAKE Swimming and dancing keep "Baldy" busy. 0 WALTER WIER Wier here to tell you "Wally's" hobby is baseball. 0 LEROY WILLIAMSON "Lee" goes in for the lzaak Walton league and the Rifle Club. 0 VIRGINIA WITT "Ginny" belongs to many clubs, but has only two interests: to "Witt," reading and movies. 53 Gordon Wolfe Richard Wooclcock LuCila Marie Barbara Marie Vfarlene Iannette Virginia Ruth Zehr Evelyn Ella Gregg Ziegler George Zwicky Laurence Anderson Marie Evelyn Ball Walter Hartung 9 ARTHUR WOLF Were really at a loss for words because were allergic to animalsg but even though Art is a Wolf, he sings. 9 GORDON WOLFE Gordy, the vice-president of the Boys Science Club, perversely prefers the band and photography. 9 RICHARD WOODCOCK Woody is "bugs" about entomology. 9 LUCILA WUNDERLICH Lucila isn't graduating this year. 9 BARBARA YARWOOD G.A.A., Tri4Y, and EI-IS. Players find Barbara an inter- ested mernber. 9 IANNETTE YOUNGS "Tooty" for her favorite school activity lists G.A.A.g and for her favorite outside acticity, foreign corresponding. 9 VIRGINIA ZEHR' 'lGinnie"-G.A.A.-Girls sports. 9 EVELYN ZIEGELBEIN "Ev" is one of those rare girls who read only good books. 9 GREGG ZIEGLER Whos the member of band, Hi-Y, and Photography Club Who answers to any and all descriptions? All at once now S Ziegler! 9 GEORGE ZWICKY What could be a safer combination of hobbies than making boats and swimming? 9 LAURENCE ANDERSON Larry is not one of these will-o-the-Wisps. He sticks to sports for participation, avocation, and recreation. 9 MARIE BALL "Muggins" doesn't have much time to participate in school activities, but she is a photography fan. 9 BERNICE DEMLER CNot picturedl Plays the piano and belongs to Home Economics and G.A.A. 9 WALTER HARTUNG Music, especially band, pleases "Wally" most. 9 SHIRLEY NOEL A breath of Florida for Elgin High. Arthur Wolf Wunderlich Yarwood Youngs Ziegelbein Shirley Noel 54 7 emorieri 0 39 RDS AND MUSIC BY HELENE LINDER if Ag. if VI.,- cl-5 vafjrafe f,jE,e mm ffoZcEiF 4J?:M.4 the 'jvrslnnee sam, charm, L .urs via.. -' VrhwHi 5 5 S Si Eg am flwstlmes-qt ,.T.s gm. fQ.A..f oh-yea! -furfLGlN H1631 1 A ln? ml , ggi Ei Q1 f H it -2: Em E .fQ1"1T'E 1F2.,T'?....+".. ....g. F7231 H E. H1 iigifiak ,Fam mwah?- g Q an wfvlcjlr-om. nm-'rm Q,-u...1 Us home Oh. X... W. lm, t- L. r .W- E5 U4 ri 5 u ef f !i- 5- if 55 fn umts. U., . ..,m1.,.Af, X an am E:-mics as ...F .Joehsf I H aim, H +i a : ig mi iii 5,. Lq.u... fm, a..4.W ....4.4.,. .5 ...wr-1m,rf.1....,. yn.. .,L.f,u.., J.-,S T HJ H J fi Q2 '3 iii Hi 55 The Prayer of a Senior By HowARD Voss Oh patron saint of students, hear! I pray That seniors who shall pass this way May know what I have known, And something more, Of all the joys and futile sorrows Of all the hope of rich tomorrows Of all the loyalties to school's traditions And all ideals and young ambitions, And for myself I pray That I may face the future with an open mindg That someday I perhaps may find Some part of what I have been striving for. For this I pray and nothing more. Class Flower Class Motto Yellow rose "Our knowledge is our power 56 1 'Q qn ' - we -. 1 N ,N 0 J ' ,1!Rlf":' ,,. .74 Efainri Farrah- Coach of heavyweight football, basketball, and golf. Has always pro- duced first division squads at Elgin High School. Tied for Conference bas- ketlgall championship. Morrill-Coaches trash-soph basketball heavier, ably assists Farroh with the heavyweight football squad, and coaches track. Frank Myers- -Frosh-soph heavyweight football coach and also directs Abbott freshman-sophomore track and base- ball. 57 Mr Mr, Mr. Mr. Frank Myers, Mike Farrah, and "Chuck" Morrill. "Gil Benner and "Pa" Roggen. Myron Myers and "Uncle lohnu Krafft. Renner-Talented tennis coach who has turned out championship teams at Central. Roggen-Athletic director and head coach of the track squad. Krafft-Very capable coach of light- weight tootball and basketball squads. Tied for Conference football champion- ship. Myron Myers-Football and basketball coach and efficiently aids Krafft with A lightweight teams. A, Yi I V. gfffr--1yf"?5 . N, Mast valuable player Pclirliirici up 1:1 air .1113 Limberirig up Going places CiOAC'lQlf,llT1l1 Kemiell arifl Favorite lineup A"'kQIIlQIiIi Perfi-:ting yilay: Wlids gal the ball? Scriiiiiiiaaf: worlfaiil 58 Amid the thud of jarring tackles, smashing blocks, end runs, and Waving banners, the 1938 football season took its bow at Elgin High School. A majority ot our Maroon heavy squad consisted of inex- perienced rnaterialg however, under the expert guidance of Coach Mike Farroh assisted by Charles Morrill, surprising pow- er was exhibited, and hope was strengthened by two successive victories over Freeport and West Aurora. This hope was shattered, though, by a confer- ence champion East Aurora tearn, and then by two heart- breakers with Rockford and La- Salle-Peru. The gloom was fina11y pierced by a smashing victory over Ioliet to wind up the loop season. The final tallies showed our heavies tied with West Aurora for fourth place, presenting an even .500 rating, Although the team did not complete a highly successful season, it never fail- ed to provide the home crowd, which was the greatest in E1gin's history, with a thrilling exhibition of football skill. Big Seven Heavyweight Standings-1938 W. L. Pct. P. OP. East Aurora . ..,, 6 0 1.000 99 6 Rockford i,.. 4 2 .667 81 85 LaSa11e-Peru . ,, 4 2 .667 73 26 West Aurora ,, 3 3 .500 48 80 Elgin ..., .. ,,,, . ,, 3 3 .500 56 53 Free ort ,.,, 1 5 .167 25 71 0 6 000 27 88 p . ,, , Ioliet . , . we Mawn K J.- ,v- ff f 121, Breakaway Defeating Ioliet 59 M15 9? J 1-- iii? 5 x lfql I Anil X u Q-Q7 VV? tx " we Mawn inua Goal drive Ready tor action 60 Maroonette gridders, under the skilled guidance of Coach Iohn Kratlt, assisted by Myron Myers, wound up the loop sea- son in a first place tie with La- Salle-Peru for the Big Seven Lightweight Football Confer- ence Championship. A final check-up in the pony circuit revealed five wins com- pared to one setback fat La- Salle, l3-Bl for the lights, with a score of sixty-six points against nineteen for the oppo- sition. Well stocked with fine ma- terial, the entire '38 campaign proved to be one of the most successful for our ponies. The team presented a fine season record oi 119 points scored against 25 for the opponents. Coach Krattt considers the '38 season lightweight squad one of the best he has ever di- rected at Elgin High School, and the students and faculty may Well be proud ol them. Big Seven Lightweight Standings-1938 W. . . Pct. P. OP. Elgin ..,..,,.....,. 5 .835 66 I9 LaSalle-Peru, . 130 33 East Aurora . L T l 0 5 l U B35 25 Rockford ..,,, .. 3 3 0 .500 31 West Aurora., 2 3 1 .400 82 52 Freeport . .....,. 2 3 l .400 25 74 2 4 0 333 20 55 l 5 0 167 37 67 Ioliet ..,,......,... . Grim determination 1938 squad Twilight workout Hold that line Captain Hernandez Various snaps of entangling alliances 61 jufure arfiifg Give up? l-lave you ever wondered who provides the opposition for our varsity football squads during practice sessions? Well, our frosh-soph teams are those poor unfortunates who are sub- Ject to this unenviable task. The hard knocks and bruises are numerous, but these frosh-sophs have proved that they can take it. These boys played a regular schedule similar to the varsity, and out of nine games, lost only one. Sixty-nine finished the season. Fighting every inch of the way, the frosh-sophs have not let one member of the varsity squads feel secure of his posi- tion. Always threatening, they have forced the varsities to fight all the harder to hold their own. These boys must be fully cred- ited With the fine spirit and co- operative play they have shown at Elgin High School. End run UB" Heavyweight squad B ghtweight squad Action 2521+ ,4LL0ff EW ,4fALfzw The presenting of awards by Mr. Frank Myers, the coach, culminated a ssuccesslul sports season at Abbott. The basketball teams made an exceptionally good showing, winning seven games out ol eight. This year, instead ol heavies and lights, there were tirsst and :second teams. Bytord Cavitt was captain, The tall tootball season was satisfying, and Abbott was proud of their boys' showing in the freshman-sophomore team. The trosh--soph teams ot both Central and Abbott, combined into first, second, and third strong teams, made two wins, two ties, and one loss. The captain was Earl Angle, During March the corridors rang with cheering on several eighth-period occasions when aspiring boxers aitorded lively amusement tor enthusiastic audiences. Bill Pleasant, Lawrence Lenart, Eugene Funk, Walter Shales, and Dale Ramit received letters, With the arrival ot spring, track and baseball teams were organized, This years baseball nines are equipped with fine material, and prospects tor this season are very bright as the lflaroon goes to press. thc bu on Sparrin Q l Ar Human triangle 63 v. . , . f , Y Ln ' In V, fl ' 5 wi 3 , ,,- yg H1 -.wk Sw I 'sf W KA g T rw Q 'V 5 S ,, S gb 3 5, W . Lg-vy i W 4' .. 'Q5iff4f'!5?5'f- ff M I -151 f- A ' . 'ff I my , if F K gl.: K , -.i f 's f:.,.fv'gf'Zmi1fsd4 N 53' . f 'lr ' 7 2 1, 'W , -:J wfiii? 452' iii? EL, 3 Q wgki f Q ix i W wwgv k . ,J 41 3, ff L ' XL Q 1 Q 23 V W A gi? A 1 s , Q JH: Q4 Y, wtf, VQMV K i 4- 3 4552? 'D' 5- AEK- if if nf' ea, Swish! the sinking of the first bucket, and king basketball once again put in his appearance. Mike Farroh's fight- ing five, no sooner underway, began to show their smoke, winning verdicts over Proviso and Woodstock. The boys lost to a very fine Cicero team and showed themselves fit when the con- ference season began. Our improved cagers soundly whipped DeKalb to dedicate the new gym. Things went very smoothly until our bucketeers encountered the powerful Rcibs. They reversed the situation against Freeport, only to fall victims of the Steelmen of Ioliet. When the second part of the schedule had got underway, our boys caught their second breath and proceeded to whip the tar out of the opposition, al- though a few narrow escapes were en- countered with LaSalle-Peru and Rock- ford. Coach Farroh and his heavy cagers can be congratulated for doing so well in the gruelling campaign, tying Rock- ford for the Conference Championship. Heavyweight Basketball Standings 1938-39 W. L. Pct P. OP. Elgm ,,.,YVY. u.,..,,V.. 1 0 2 .835 364 284 ROCl1fOrd .................. ...IO 2 .835 477 330 LaSalle-Peru 8 4 .667 373 334 Ioliet ................... ....... 7 5 .587 375 337 East Aurora . .......... 4 8 .333 355 402 Freeport ............ 2 10 .l67 281 380 West Aurora ........, .... l ll .084 252 412 64001196 . Hold tight! 65 Will it go in? - flier, J4- idler Foul? Practice makes perfect ? X If 1 f 'hffx f lj XXX ffl: Our pony cagers opened the 1938-39 basketball season with only two letter- men returning. However, they had some fine prospects to patch up va- cancies in the lineup and lohn Krafft as coach. The boys were very quick to fall into a winning stride, copping de- cisions in all of their pre-conference games. The opening of the Big Seven Con- ference still found them in winning form. This, however, was short-lived when they met the speedy Rablets. This sud- den reversal of form, unfortunately, did not immediately leave our lads. After dropping the next two decisions, local lights then proceeded to take matters in greater earnestness, dealing punish- ment alike to all opposition with the ex- ception of Freeport and loliet. The closing of the season found our lights located in fourth place with a .500 rating. However, because of the in- eligibility of one of the lightweight cagers, the lights had to forfeit all but one of their games, and final revised standings found them in sixth place, Lightweight Basketball Standings 1938-39 W. L. Pct. Joliet . , , , ll U l.UOU Freeport , ,, lO 2 ,833 Rockford , , ,. 8 4 .656 LaSalle-Peru , 5 7 .417 East Aurora , , 5 7 .417 Elgin , , ,.., . l lU .091 West Aurora . U l2 .UUO XFZQW-ig we WX QE x Ig 2' is WD 4 Ki ffsigg' 4 , 'af is 9' 'aj 52 W Wi 'Mlzrmem Although we most frequently see our varsity cagers in action, we must also give lull credit to those boys who will serve as timber tor the varsity squad ot tomorrow. ln spite at being persistently dogged by "old man" bad luck in a number of hard fought games, our lrosh- soph lightweights have greatly polished their style ot play. Under the excellent coaching of Myron Myers, light- weight B-team coach, and Chuck Morrill, heavyweight B-team coach, the boys have acquired the necessary experience and developed the smoothness in play that must be attained before they can catch the eyes of our major basketball coaches. Do not overlook the importance of our frosh-soph basketball teams, because it won't be long before they will be giving their best for the honor of our line school, since they have already acquired the Winning habit. Whose ball? A matter of reach as y Get that rebound Underbasket efforts Free throw Gaining altitude E"e'y 'ran for himself Whats this? jAl'0u9A fLe e.N00l9 Abbott's trosh-soph basketball team waded through a trying season with seven wins and but one loss, presenting a very fine record for the 1938-39 season. Bytord Cavitt was captain of the trash-soph team, the light and heavyweight sys- tem having been abolished last year. High scorer tor the season was Charles Ader- man, with 41 points to his credit. Howard Svend- son was second, with 26 points. Perhaps the most exciting home game was played with the Central trosh-soph team. A clinch- ing field goal in the last tew seconds of play gave Abbott the victory. 69 Abbott Abbott Abbott Abbott Abbott Abbott Abbott Abbott Frosh-Soph Basketball 1938-39 21 Geneva 20 16 Barrington 15 34 Plato 19 10 Elgin High 8 6 Barrington 16 17 P1ato 12 17 Geneva 10 AI? L v tiiiidleat tain: Smith and Kennett ZZ a:iAing .S?aiLe6 Bodies tense, eyes eager, the starting gun -4- and the l938 Central track-lield squad were oft to bring home the bacon! Maroon cindermen Wasted no time in devastating competition, defeating Arlington Heights and Glenbard. Not satistied with taking a second in the Wheaton Relays, they exercised their en- ergy to win the Kane County track-tield meet. Bob Ackemann was the only Elgin l-ligh School trackster to auality tor the state meet at the University ot lllinois. ln the Conference meet Elgin was nosed out ot the Big Seven track title by only tour points! The tinal tally showed Rockford first with 61 points, and Elgin a close second with 57 points. 1938 Track Results TIME EVENT PLACE WINNER March Z6 Naperville Naperville La Grang April 2 Oak Park Relays Oak Park New Trier April iQ Arlington Heights Elgin Elgin April 22 Glenbard Elgin Elgin April 26 lnterclasia Elgin Iuniors April 30 Wheaton Relays Wheaton York May 7 County Meet Elgin Elgin May 14 District Meet Proviso La Grange May Z0 State Meet Champaign Oak Park May 28 Conference Meet Elgin Rockford OUQ. The accomplishments of local netnien, coach- ed by Gil Benner, were highly successful. Bep- resented by Captain Dave Wellnitz, Dick Stette ner, Bob Smith, Captain-elect lim Baue, Boger Schwartzwalder, George Beckwith, Myron Sperry, and Bussel Shales, the team quickly at- tained the championship fever. They took the District and Kane County meets and swiftly dis- posed of all other opposition, copping the Big Seven Conference title in singles and doubles. Four members of the team qualified for the state meet, This tennis team was probably the greatest one produced by Central. OP? Q Forel The Central tee and fairway artists swing un- derway in their V338 golf campaign, The team, com- posed of Captain lohn Hernandez, lohn Ginnell, Cape tain-elect loe Fuqua, Dave Mische, Wilford Meier, and Dick l-laligas, immediately buckled down for the long campaign ahead of them. Bucking tough competition, the Maroon Club smash- ers swung themselves into a thirdfplace tie with West Aurora in the conference meet, Bockford claiming the championship for the fourth consecutive season. 71 Top-ronking netmen Golf captain foe Fuquo Stepping high Up and over Clearing the bar Made itl gui ed From the very first day of the new term to the last, the di- rectors of girls sports have a continuous program of timely sports. Miss Wilda Logan, assisted by Miss Helen Kettering, especially in captainball and volleyball, is in charge of the girl athletes at Central, and Miss Wilda Hoopengardner guides the Abbott girls. A wide variety of sports is offered in order to attract the interest of more girls. For the team girls baseball, hockey and basketball are offered, and some of the individual sports are ping pong and badminton. Under skillful supervision the girls gain both physical education and good sportsmanship. Miss Wilda Logan is head of Girls Athletics. The Abbott girls athletic ad- viser is Miss Wilcla Hoop- engardner. Centrals assistant girls ath- letic coach is Miss Helen Kettering. 0,96 These senior girls have reached their goal in athletics. After tour years ot participation an emblem is given through the G. A. A. by the State Association. At the end of each year a local award is given by the G.A.A. to those girls who have earned a required number of points. At the end of the fourth year, if the girls have two thousand points and have observed health rules, they are entitled to the State Award, or emblem, which is given through the high- school athletic association by the illinois League of High School Girls Athletic Associations. This year fifteen girls have achieved this award. They are pictured in those sports in which they have become most inter- 72 ested and skilled. Betty l'lawlf,',' ani VXYQJIUIO Knight rrrakfe ci qaafi pair for doubles in ring pond lean Henley and Virginia Shales :show the correct pra- Ceclure in ri-:r,c'vln': the ar- rewr iri::. the 'trifle' Catherine Hcerfzfp If E SE.:- ley Kelley display gacwt sportsmanship alter a teen- nls match, Bullying: aff fer a game it hockey are Dari: Cirairla anti Be:-ze l3C1'Illf':Y' Talkzng over a qarrre ol baseball are Charlotte Ern- erscn and Anne Ccsareve Helen Szernenyei, Flora la- cabson, and Caroline War- ner are passing and guard- ing in basketball. Demonstrating servina the birdie is Margaret Muetter- ties, and standing by ob- serving is Lila McCcrrrpa:k 73 T If Aiming for a bulls eye Abbott girls practice Central girls bullying oii at Varoon Field form in archery. for a game at hockey, Nearinq th- aoal at Maroon Field, Central archers at rest. fw fs an Ewa ln the tall when Abbott and Central activities in girls sports get underway, any late afternoon groups of girl athletes can be seen scrambling out of the building in their mad rush to get to the tield. Here the cry of ground-sticks can be heard as an exciting game ot hockey begins. The clashing of sticks can be heard as the teams advance down the field, and then cheers are sounded as one oi the teams makes a goal! ln another part ot the tield girls are trying their skill at hitting the bull's-eye in archery practice, With bow strings tense and arrows in position, the girls take careful aim. Then after all arrows have been released, each girl runs to count up her score. 74 fx 74 fi napa an eb f X f gy, When the cold, blustery winds blow, we again see our group of athletic girlsg but this time they are in the well-equipped gymnasiums at Abbott and Central. A thrilling and exciting tournament of volley- ball goes on between the freshmen and sophomores at one end of the gym, while at the other end the upper classmen are playing the well known and probably most popular indoor sport, basketball. Tourna- ments are played throughout the year, most of them by teams formed in gym classes. As the second month of the season draws to a close, the tourneys are finished, and the girls practice consistently on basket shooting for the Telegraphic Basket Shooting contest which is held in March. This is a state contest and the schools with the highest scores are given pennants for their merits. This year the Elgin girls took third place in their division. Abbott girls in an exciting base ketball game. Central girls hit the ball over the net in volleyball. A tense moment in a volleyball game at Abbott. A toss-up in an Abbott basket- ball game. Central girls take a few practice shots. 75 IZICLQQ am! XQQJJL Central girls Watch the birdie. Posing after an exciting game ot badminton in the Abbott gym. Abbott girls demonstrate their skill at ping pong. A fast game ot ping pong is staged at Central. Central girls give an exhibition of some ot the net games in the new gym, On the opening night in the new gym girls display the art of badminton. "Keep your eye on the birdie" is the motto of all good badmin- ton players, Badminton is one ot the all-year-round sports that can be played indoors or out. A skiltul stroke and an accurate eye are two qualities our girls try to develop. After their skill has improved, various tourneys are played in which all classifications ot girls may enter. During the 1938 Christmas holidays a Co-edu- cational tournament was held in which the alumni together with highschool students competed. Another high light in this sport was the exhibition games played on the opening night of the new gym. Another ot the individual sports which can be played all-year- round is ping pong. Clashing combats are held several times during the year. 76 cm girl skate under the lights: C1 th cdrriivdl in Lord 13 Pxrk rls from Centrol whiz down o OW' 'nn x'E " 'Vll -oowfi .J i i i. ,ah When the outside world becornes blotnketed with snovr, we con see our outdoor girls with o toboggon hedding for long snow-covered hills. l-lere they whizz down steep slopes cind ldbor book up. VVorrrnly dressed, these girls ond their instructors hdve inode toboggoning one ol the most enjoyable sports ot the seoson. lce skciting is onother ol the winter sports thot hos ci lorge following. Every ddy thott the ice is reported sole linds rndny girls tdking groicef ful curves ond occctsionol spills ds they glide dcross the ice. One ot the high spots in tho seotson was tho girls club ice colrnivol which is becoming dn oinnuol event. Every highschool girl was ine Vited, dnd dll the slcdters ond would-be-skotters turned out. No prizes ore orwgrded in the comf petition, but it wgs dll in fun ond therefore motny more girls pcrrticiported. Besides skoting, there were lireworkf: ond refreshments ctr- rdnged by club Cornrnittees. 77 FLOW all 9 As spring rolls around and spring lever grips everyone, the athletically-rninded girls' thoughts turn toward the World la' rnous sport, baseball, lust to feel the grip ot a bat in their hands and to hear the crack of the bat hitting the ball helps to calm the uncontrollable lever. Once again Maroon and Abbott tields are reopened, and the cry ol Hstrike three, you're out!" rings through the air. The thrill ot hitting a horne run with the bases loaded is the hope ot every player. 9 For coordination and the grace that comes from muscular control many ol the girls turn to tumbling, ln addition the thrill that comes from the knowledge of accomplishment in acrobatic leats keeps the girls practising. Ollie M715 .!4!LZ ' 00,90 Batter upl With this cry the At Maroon Field, Central pitcher starts an exciting ln a corner ol the Abbott girls wait for the opening game ol baseball at Ma- gym the count is strike one. ball to :start a fast game. roon Field. Balancing the beam and tumbling Abbott girls build pyramids. in the Central gym. 78? 3 fclkoude When the new school term opens in the fall and the trees are turning a blushing scarlet, the girls fieldhouse at Maroon field is officially opened by Miss Logan. With a blazing fireplace and cozy nooks the fieldhouse presents a Welcome picture alter about an hour of play. ln a small but Well-equipped kitchen some of the more domestic seniors fix up a snack or two, ln friendly gatherings and informal dis- cussions the girls air their opinions on many topics while eating and resting. Not only in the fall is the fieldhouse an attraction, but also when spring sports get underway large groups of girls enjoy its comforts. 79 A View of the fieldhouse as the sun is setting. The fieldhouse is officially opened in the fall. 30634 g6ll'l'le:5 Dancing to the latest tunes in Abbott Gym. Along with the major sports that have been pictured, Abbott and Central otter a great variety ot minor enjoyable activities. ln the spring ot the year when the basketball season is over and it is still a bit chilly to open the field house, the girls spend their leisure time in the gym becoming acquainted with these miscellaneous sports. These are also ottered for the girl who does not preter the more strenuous major sports. Some ot the activities ottered are deck tennis, shuttle board, bowling, dart throwing, and loop tennis. With such a variety most girls are able to tind some thing they enjoy. Some ot these are coeducational, and many nights one may tind boys and girls dancing or enjoying a brisk game of deck-tennis. An Abbott foursome play an exciting game of badminton. A last game of ping pong in Homeroom basketball champs Members of the coeducational progress after school pose for their picture. badminton club before a game, 80 L ls 41 una..- N Gln- oi Sb Y 2 3 'B' Jw 4 U ' ,fy Y V? n 2, S W 4 ,....-. 4: ff S ,uw M . 2 18 ff A 13 4, N, 1- .- wx' 1 1 .N W M M ,, J" Board of Publications Mr. Merrill Stephan Miss Mary Peters Mr, Walter Wilson Miss Margaret Newman Miss Ruth Taylor Mr. Alfred Crowell Miss Irene Pielemeier Robert Orton Kuclgefzi an Mom Marjorie Atchison Charles Schumacher Iames Chapman George Daniels Otis Anderson Katherine Micklewright Catherine Nelson Wilmer Grifieth G -v sa-wi' The queen is crowned! Miss Edna Geister speaks at The Publications Board hears the annual Publications ban- the treasurer's report. quet. The work of the Publications Association is carried out by the Publications Board, which approves the budgets and expenditures ot the newspaper, the Mirror, and the yearbook, the Maroon, and directs the policies of these publie cations. The board is made up of faculty advisers, editors and business man- agers ot the publications, a senior representative, and delegates from Abbott. Principal Merrill R. Stephan is the president, Robert Orton vice president, Miss Mary Peters secretary, and Walter Wilson treasurer. Both publications are aliiliated with two national press associations: the Ouill and Scroll and the National Scholastic Press Association, This year the board under the chairmanship of Robert Orton sponsored the Fandango, all-school carnival, participated in by most of the clubs, on March 24. Naturally, the high-light of the evening was the crowning ot Bare bara Crafts as Queen with Linnea lohnson and Carol Muntz as her attendants. 81 Central Maroon editorial staff :spends a busy seventh period Abbott staff supervises the photography Business staii checks receipts 983613006 The Maroon stati consists ot a group of students, mostly seniors, who have the en- tire management oi the editing and sale oi our yearbook, the Maroon. The editorial stait, under the direction of Miss Margaret Newman, has the work ol planning and de- signing the annual, This year the statt has been aided expertly in its work by the en- gravers, who have given their advice and knowledge ireely. Because oi the new addi- tions at Central, the theme was practically ready made, and it has been developed skilfully by Marjorie Atchison and Charles Schumacher, editors, Helen Cohen, associate editor, Gittord Holden, photography editor, and Howard Voss, art editor. The Abbott staff works with the Central stait and does its share ot planning under the sponsorship ol Miss Ruth Taylor. Other workers this year were Mary Bazsali, Doris Donnelly, Buth Erixson, Forrest Farnse worth, Florence Green, Betty Hawley, Betty Heinicke, Bobert Hendricks, Merle Howen- stein, Shirley Kelley, Virginia Logan, lohn McLean, Agnes Nimerick, losephine Bidgley, Alice Schmidt, Lottie Schmokel, Audrey Schulz, Mildred Schultz, Milton Spector, un- derclassnien lrving Fisher, Stanley Gettel, Ruth Helm, Olive Maltby, Marilee Chappell, Charlotte Fairchild, and Homer Price, and at Abbott, Warren Anderson, Ioan Biggins, larnes Chapman, Marilyn Daniels, Howard Lescheke, and Marjorie Nish. Under the direction oi Walter Wilson, George Daniels and his business stali had the responsibility of paying the expenses, which was done by a clever student sales campaign, a relentless campaign tor patrons, and the annual Fandango or carnival, Other members ot the business stati were: Alice lane Carpenter, George Damisch, Virginia Elliott, Elmer Gieseke, David Graupner, lohn Gross, Catherine Hersch, Muriel Kirkpatrick, lune McDonough, Virginia Shales, and un' derclassmen Herbert Pillinger, and Virginia Garber. lf you ever see someone hurrying in the hclls late in the afternoon with a hand full of papers you'd probably be right in saying that it is one of the members of the Mirror staff, the weekly newspaper of the high school. Some of the improvements made in streamlining the paper this year were the changing of the editorial page to a feature page and better coverage of sports and ad- ministrative offices. This has all been accomplished under the supervision of Alfred Crowell, Central edi- torial adviser, Miss lrene Pielemeier, Abbott editorial adviser, and Walter Wilson, finan- cial and business adviser. Student leaders have been Kathryn Micklewright and Otis Andersen, editors, Marilyn Clark, Nat Nor- ton, and Gordon Rovelstad, associate edi- tors, and Wilmer Griffeth, business manager. Other members of the editorial staff have been Frances Livesay, Kathleen Rogers, Bar- bara Crafts, fanet Lee Fredrickson, Shirley Price, Griffin Cockrell, Henry Leschke, Leslie Davenport, Richard Silliman, Alice Sipple, Pearl Leonard, Mary Rovelstad, Beatrice Meagher, Leonora Darnell, Betty Mickle- wright, Barbara lohnson, lacaueline lohn- son, Florence Peterson, Mary Cline, Warren Culp, Lois Rovelstad, Florence Larson, Alice Lorang, Floyd Eggen, Muriel Remmers, Shir- ley Nelson, and fosephine Ridgley of Central, and Barbara Geister, Catherine Nelson, lean Nelson, Mary Ellen McOsker, feanne Thomas, Elizabeth Fletcher, David lohnson, Victor Masi, Mary Coleman, Wanda Lee Miller, Helen Louise Brady, Fern Lagerstrom, Lois Shamberger, Patsy Dreyer, Billy Richardson, Mila fohnston, Marilyn Rovelstad, Donald Ohle, Darlene Struve, loan Biggins, and Patsy McKay of Abbott. The members of the business staff are: lean Henley, Phyllis Heiman, lane Nerove, Arlene Hameister, Robert Sauer, Howard Vollzening, Lottie Schmokel, Alice Schmidt, Betty Affeld, Ellen Hajdu, Gloria Turley, Harold Abts, Lois Mann of Central, and Rich- ard Cook, Charles Aderman, Mary lane Her- bert, and Robert Kromhaut of Abbott. NMGJEHQJ Central Mirror staff revises copy Abbott staff finishes stories Business staff proof reads the ads l'0gI'al'l'l5 GHJ pfaflliefff 3 Both Central and Abbott Student Councils are made up ol representatives ol each class wlio are not only striving tor greater cooperation between the teachers and students, but keeping the halls auiet during classes, helping the new students, deco- rating the halls at Christmas, assisting in the freshman induction program, and select-- ing the lyceurn programs. Central's proararns were especially good this year: Karl S. liolander gave an interesting talk on art' Rott ert TF lflonqvhan 1 blirqi TT.'L.1i"11fT rlaved Thr- pfani and f-Ifclairv-'i horn' the blind see' Donald S-Lott lflorriscn tzld trir- story of rlivtnrr. and gave aerr on.str1ti'v:.f or. the piano, Russell ldoogernyde, five titres national arritiery cheirripiori, told 'ne history ot archery and .showed the use of the bow and arrow, C. Ll. lone.: crave an amusing and erlrivatiorial proaram on gyroiscopezsg Clarence W. Sorenson told ol his travels in Arabia, and the last proiqrarn was a demonstration ol liquid air' by lahn S. Sloan, The rrzeirzbers if the Central Council 'hir yr-ar have ber-nz Robert ACl'if'!!TGZ?!T Bill Allerton Frantz Bonnike, Tori Bonnilce, '.'ice-president Marion Boppre Marrlee Born, secrr-tary Cecile lisnelrran Ray Feurhalcen, Catherine Hrzrsch, Ronald Hintt, Courtney Krlch, Beatrice Meagher, Mary Lynn Miller, Robert Qrton, Ralph Przriniall, Robert Rogers, pre sident, loan Weed, Doris Williarri,: O Throughout the year the Abbott council :sponsored tive educational and entertainina lyceurri pro- grarns: the Ritz Trurripeteers, Prank Smith, Who gave an illustrated talk on China, Arthur Kane, a lecturer, L. Verne Slor:t's three one-act playsq and Glenn L. Morris They also directed 'Students' Dayf which was Fe-lcru 1r',' lo, and a l-larvert Festival Dance last tall Thirteen members and the advisers, Miss Aclah Pratt and Marvin Kulhrriann, attended the Student Council Conlerence at Peoria on March Sl and April l. Abbott council rriernbers this year have been: Lawrence Allison, Charles Ames, Richard Apple, Ellen Barnhart, Charles Brackett, Helen Louise Brady, Bylord Cavitt, vice-president, lack Cleary, lanaes Chapman Robert Punk. Barbara Geister, president Helrruth Holze, Verdetl Homuth, Irene Katapodis, Fern Lagerstrom, Helen Masi, Gloria Mason, Torn Maule Robert McMaster Williarr. McMaster, Anne Pearsall, secretary, Richard Peterson, Douglas Rogers, Marilyn Rovelstad, Russell Schneider, Mary Ann Sensor, Carolyn Southard, Arthur Stadler, Marrorie VonLanken. Abbott Student Council meets with its adviser A helping hand from the student council Two lyceum programs of the year Central Student Council discusses plans The Varsity squad checks some statistics 9 Reaching the national finals in debate three times in the last five years and Winning the National Championship in 1938 is a record which no other school in the United States has achieved. Under the able supervision of Roscoe S. Cartwright, Elgin is the only school to have reached the national finals more than once, The objectives of debate and speech work are to teach the student to think logically, to organize material effectively, and to interpret other's thoughts and emotions to an audience. This year Elgin has had another successful term. Blazing through at the McCahill speech tournament at Drake University, Elgin Won it for the second year, the only school ever to achieve this honor. At the Coe College tourna- ment at Cedar Rapids, lowa, Elgin received superior rating, While at the Wheaton tournament the squad tied for third place. Combining all events Elgin placed second in the Northern Illinois District of the National Forensic League tournament held in this city for the first time. Not only in debate Work did Elgin have a successful year but also in indi- vidual events. At the sub-district contest held here, the contestants all qualified for the district tournament at DeKalb. There Elgin and Freeport qualified for the state finals in debate held at the University of illinois. ln individual events Paul Rogers qualified in original oratory, Ruth Helm in extemporaneous speak- ing, and Cheryle Feld in dramatic reading. Some of those who have done exceptionally fine Work in individual events are Paul Rogers, who qualified for the National contest to be held at Beverly P0 dnb! Con l"0 all Hills, California, Tune 1923, and Barbara Iohnson in original oratoryg Mary Helen Iohnson and Lois Grote in oratorical declamationg Lee Gabby and Billy Allerton in humorous readingg lane Wilson and Cheryle Feld in dramatic reading, and Helen Cohen and Ruth Helm in extemporaneous speaking. The Central squad is a member ot the National Forensic League. The of- ficers for the year were Paul Rogers, presidentg Barbara lohnson, vice-presi- dent, and Mary Helen lohnson, secretary. This organization, directed by the two coaches, Roscoe S. Cartwright and Maurice Gratt, sponsored Charles Eagle Plume in three programs. This entertainer fascinated his audiences with his vivid descriptions, his authentic lndian costumes, and his demonstration ot his songs and dances. 9 The treshmanfsophomore squad is under the supervision oi Maurice Gratt. These people gain valuable experience from holding practice debates with other schools. This year the squad held an invitational tournament at Elgin with nearby towns. Each Thursday seventh and eighth periods lound Maurice Graft at Abbott meeting his debate classes. This season several promising speakers were discovered. . This year the freshman-sophomore teams built some good arguments on: Resolved that the United States should form an alliance with Great Britain. The eighth grade debate groups have been discontinued indefinitely. cl Con Special-events pcirticipators listen to Lee Debaters mdp out ci campaign. G bb '. h .- d' , O Y Q umomlh rec mg An Abbott debater puts up a good case Freshman and sophomore debaters hear a good argument, 86 The curtain goes f on the i938 Abbott strel. Cut-ups in the minstrel, The 1939 Abbott Mag' Queen is crowned g!acLie5 an eaufied 9 School had been in session only a short time When, on Qc- tober 27, l938, the Abbott band presented its annual minstrel show. When the curtain arose, the stage presented the typical backstage of an opera house. The theme was "Hollywood Bound." Black-laced men, lovely maidens, the dress-suited interlocutor, Charles Wagner, singing, dancing, instrumental music, and plenty ot comedy made this seventh annual minstrel a success, Laughs were furnished by the six end-men: Douglas Rogers, Tom Maule, lohn Dillon, Robert Spinner, Russell Schneider, Richard Peterson, and' the night watchman, Fred Sell. The minstrel, directed by Mr. lohn F. Fletcher, Was a high-light of the year. 9 Against a background ot colortul pennants surmounted by eagles, Bernice Mattke was crowned Queen ot the May at Abe bott's Sixth Annual Spring Festival on May l2, l938. The Queen and her attendants, Audrey Berlin, Shirley Nitz, Barbara Geister, and lean Nelson, were previously chosen by a stu- dent vote. The setting for the festival was American in theme, and the color scheme was dominated by gay spring colors. Music during the program and for the processional and re- cessional was provided by the Abbott concert orchestra, direct- ed by Miss Marion Laftey, The Glee Club sang several num' bers under the direction of Miss Eva Featherston. The entire lete was under the able leadership ot Miss Wilda Hoopengardner. 87 ntral Dana play: their fall f-cncf rt HPCAQJ Besides occupying a prominent place in the school activities, the First Band, under the direction of U. K. Reese, has extended its influence into city affairs by furnishing music for civic enterprises and presenting public concerts. ln one concert alumni band members were featured, in another the solos and ensemf bles prepared for the state contest, in which the band participates each year, were presented, The band has been undefeated in district contest for ten years, has won first in state contest for three years, and has Won second in National contest for two years. Because of this, and because the band plays at one outfof-town football game each year, it is very well known. By supplying the necessary color and pep, the band adds to the spirit of not only our football games and pep meetings, but also our basketball games. The First Band is open to more advanced musicians who have had sufficient experience and training to deserve their appointment. Practice is held four times a week in the auditorium and one-half credit is given for participation, Special noon rehearsals and sectional practices are held to further the bands ability, The second band is in reality serving an apprenticeship in music, for here they learn the rudiments which enable them to enter the more advanced first band. Anyone playing a band instrument is eligible. The president is Lewis Robinson, vice-president, Ray Feuerhaken, secretary, Marge Berger, manager, Gwendolyn Reese, librarians, Marge Berger and Catherine Gallina, and drum majors, Charlotte Burmeister, Marge Berger, Barbara lean Leigh, and lane Coleman, 88 l'LU'I'L5 The Abbott Band, under the direction of lohn F. Fletcher, is composed of ninety players who began the term by presenting an early fall concert for the public. A very colorful and sucf cessful annual minstrel show was presented in October. This organization participated in the contest at East Aurora, rating superior, and was well represented by soloists and en- sembles. Those with a first rating, who will represent the band at the state contest at LaSalle-Peru, were Fred Sell, trornbonist, Ellen Barnhart, French horn player, Keith Davis, saxophonist, and the trombone quartet composed of Fred Sell, lohn Geister, Russell Schneider, and lames Chapman. The band marched in several parades, had a gala Christmas party after which they attended the Arcada Theater in St. Charles, and staged a hike and picnic at Wing Park. At the football games the band showed their loyalty and skill by making formations on the field and playing stirring marches. The officers who help the band members carry out the pur- pose, Happreciation of, and ability to play good music," have been Fred Sell, who served as president, Russell Schneider, leanne Thornas, Anne Pearsall, and loyce Foltz. The part of the strutting drum major was filled by loyce Ogden, She was assisted by the three twirlersz Anne Pearsall, loyce Foltz, and Ruth Kluender. Abbott band has a full rehearsal, 89 IQAWAM The seventh year of the Abbott Crchestra, directed by Miss Marion Laffey, found the forty-three players assisting in com- munity affairs by sending soloists and small ensembles to public gatherings and club meetings. The orchestra was represented in the district contest at Au- rora on March l5, 1939, by two soloists, Barbara Tobin, who played a violin solo against very stiff Competition, and lanet Stewart, who gave an excellent performance on her cello, Both of these young artists received a first division rating which en- titled them to participate in the state finals at LaSalle-Peru on April l5. By giving a series of four Sunday afternoon concerts called the "Sunday Symphonic Series" every winter, the orchestra has placed itself in the public eye, A typical program consists of classical compositions by such farrious composers as Haydn Baff, Bach, and Franke. Expenses of these concerts are defrayf ed by a silver offering. A number of the orchestras members take part yearly in the Fox Valley Music Festival at Aurora, which was held this season on May l5, The Abbott representatives have won a fine reputation in these festivals. Officers are elected every semester by the members. A presi- dent, vice-president, secretary-treasurer, and two librarians, George Laurischke, David Davis, Ruth Kluender, Marjorie lohn son, and Helen Shull, were chosen this semester. The student directors were David Davis and Barbara Tobin. The playing season was interspersed with various social active ities such as picnics, luncheons, and a Christmas theater party, Abbott orchestra po es between prec s 90 Central orche tra has its annual concert. Through participation in our highschool orchestras, instrumental players may gain very valuable experience. The principal objects of the orchestra are: to develop in all players a keen appreciation for good musicg to improve indi- vidual skill in the technique of instrumental playing, to encourage those plays ers who are highly gifted to pursue their development to the professional levelg and for those who will use it only as an avocation to find joy in non-profes- sional groups in the community. The highschool orchestral groups include the senior orchestra at Central, directed by Miss Marion Laffey, and the junior orchestra at Central directed by Miss Eva M. Featherston. The highschool orchestra presented two evening concerts, one in December and one in March . . . furnished auditorium programs . . . aided in the Christ- mas Assembly . . . went to Chicago to hear the Chicago Symphony Orchestra . . . participated in the Fox Valley Festival in May . . . and had a dinner party in lanuary. Small units from the orchestras often appear for programs in the community as Well as furnishing music for school affairs. These groups played for both the senior and junior class plays, school banquets, auditorium programs, P.T.A. meetings, and commencement. The orchestras were represented in the All'State Orchestra at Urbana and by soloists in the district contest in March and the State finals in April. The president of the senior orchestra was Marvin Clements, other officers being Arland Randal and Ruth Rouley. 91 .X4 G Central choir poses. An Abbott mixed chorus around the piano. "Singing is the art ot enthusiastically interpreting with the human voice the thoughts and emotions of a beautiful poem which has been glorified by a vivid melody." A cappella singing is the highest achievement in choral music, a perfectly blended ensemble ot voices, the object of which is to carry out all the ideals of voice work. The A Cappella Choir had a very busy season although they did not go to contest this year, for, by giving a broadcast in Chicago, over WLS and the NBC. network, by appearing as guest organization on a program April 23 at Proviso Township l-ligh School, by entertaining Proviso here as our guests April 30, and by numerous other local engagements, the choir has had a most successful season. The presidents of the choir have been Iohn Born and Betty Broman. They have been assisted by Barbara lohnson, Dorothy Nutting, and Frances Nord. The business managers were Forrest Farnsworth and Lewis Robinson, and the librarians were lane Wilson, Charles l-lartzell, and Mary lane Erdman. The choir is directed by Miss Alma Schock. The First Girls Glee Club holds a high note. The Boys Glee Club earnestly practices a number 0 cared "' left The Choral Groups learn to sing Well as a group and to use their voices correctly and etiectively. These groups include the lunior-Senior Boys Glee, First Girls Glee, and Aeolian under the direction of Miss Alma Schockg Treble Choir and the Mixed Chorus under Miss Elma Engelbrechtg and the First Boys Glee and Second Boys Glee under Kenneth Ftehage. The Choral Groups did not go to contest this yearg but, with so many other activities they had a very successful year. Some ot these were appearing on auditorium programs and at various local afiairsg aiding with the orchestra concert in early Decemberg helping with the Christ- mas vesper in our new gymnasiumg participating in the Fox Valley Festival held in Aurora in May and in the Annual Spring Concert held in late May. Also, a boys octette taken from the lunior-Senior Boys Glee gave many programs here and gave a splendid performance at a meeting of the Music Educators' Club in Chicago. This octette has Vernon Burn- idge and Forrest Farnsworth as iirst tenors, Gordon Rovelstad and Bob McKie as second tenors, Paul Scheele and Bob Leitner as iirst bass, lohn Born and Dick Knodle as second bass, with Dorothy Nutting, accompanist. The Abbott Boys and Girls Glee Clubs are sponsored by Miss Carol Hahne. The purposes ot these clubs are to provide tor leisure hours, for social activities, and for school programs. They have prepared and presented many interesting programs during the past year. The Girls Glee appeared on several programs, among them an assembly program in April. The Boys Glee gave many splendid performances, one of which was at the Parent Teachers Association meeting in May. 93 7WofAer are? E5 CAicLenA A modern three-act comedy entitled "Mother Carey's Chickens," based on the book ot the same name written by Kate Douglas Wiggin, was presented as the junior class play on May 27, 1938. The story is built around Mrs. Careys large New England family and the per- plexing problems that confront them. Their biggest problem concerns a cer- tain will, leaving the house that Mrs. Carey and her brood occupy to the tor- mer owner's grandson, Tom Hamilton. But Tom lalls in love with Nancy, one ot Mrs. Carey's daughters, and all ends well. The bits ot comedy are added by the Carey's neighbors, who include Mr. Poppin and little Lallie loy. Because of the skiltull direction of Miss Marge Biersach, the excellent tal- ent of the cast, and the ingenious abili- ty ot the committees, the play became one ot the high-lights ot the junior year. Cast Ossian Popham ,,i,,.. ,,,, .... L e wis Robinson Gilbert Carey ,,,,, ,.., ,,,, . .Ray Feuerhaken Nancy Carey ,.,, . .. ,.,,,. Verdelle Brockner Mother Carey .... .. .. ..,, Frances Nord Kathleen ., ,,,, . ,,,,,, ,,,,, ,,,, B a rbara Crafts Peter ,.,, ,.... . ,.,,. . ,i,,,, . ,.,,.,,. W endell Rovelstad Cousin Ann Chadwick ,,,.,,, ..Marjorie Drought lulia Carey .. .......Paul1ne Clendening jMary Greenawalt Uean Henley Lallie Ioy Popham... ,,,, ,,,, Virginia Knight Ralph Thurston. .. . ,,,,,,. Robert Rogers . 'S Forrest Farnsworth lGeorge Damisch Tom Hamilton.. . .. . ,,,,,,, .Gordon Rovelstad Henry Lord, Ph.D. ,,,,,, ,,,., . . .. Otis Anderson The Neighbors of the Careys: Virginia Shales, Doris Donnelly, Betty Aiteld, Marjorie Berger, Betty lane Schmitz, Betty Hawley, Lila McCor- mick, Nancy Schellenberger, Betty Mickle- wright, Robert Seiler, Norman Gilles, Walter Rohrer, Mrs. Ossian Popham .. Cyril Lord .... ..... . . .... .. Crew stage committees: Iohn Born Helen Cohen George Daniels Doris Donnelly Franklin I-litzeroth Gitiord Holden Marlene Kaiser Shirley Kelley Lois Mann Margaret Muetterties Walter Rohrer Audrey Schulz the table top. Those who were out standing on the back Brockner and Rovelstad hang decorations from Brockner and Clendening have a real spat The Careys pause during a rehearsal. The law in the arms of the crooks, Brockner gives out some surprising news, l'Officer SSG" rules with the big stick. Rovelstad explains to Hallcck More police enter as the plot thickens. UMM 666 On the nights of November l7 and l8, l938, the class of l939 presented the senior class play, 'Officer 6661" a melo- dramatic farce Written by Augustin Machugh and directed by Miss Marge Biersach. The plot centers around Travers Gladwin, who tries to save the heroine, "the grapefruit girl," from the clutches of his fake namesake in whom she has placed absolute trust. Gladwins im- personating the lrish policeman, Phelan, Cast and Crew Travers Gladwinm , .,,,,,,,,,,,, Gordon Rovelstad Whitney Barnes ,,,, , ,.,,,,, Ray Feuerhaken Bateato, Gladwin's lapanese Servant ,,,,... , ,,,,, Nat Norton Police Officer Michael Phelan Lewis Robinson tOfticer 6653 Alfred Wilson. ,, , ,,... ,. ,Charles Hartzell Thomas Watkins .,,.,, ,, ...,,, ,,., , Harmon Burbury Captain Stone ,,,,,,,. , ,,,, Arland Randall Kearney, a Plainsclothes Man ,. Gifford Holden Ryan, a Police Officer ,,,,,, , , Norman Gilles tPauline Clendening Helen Burton """ "" I Margaret Hallock lMargaret Shamberger Alf Wilson, picture robber and noted crook, secretly taking Gladwirrs place by the aid of the latter's former servant, Watsonp Helen, the heroine, on the verge of marrying the Wrong Mr, Glad- Wing Sadie, Helens shy and frightened cousin, determined to stop her elope- ment, Mr. Barnes, a very close friend of Gladwin, helping her, and a high- strung, excited complication in the form of Auntie, all these are situations that arise and are finally solved, to the sate isfaction of all, in this play, Mrs Burton, her Aunt Ujrcmces Nord Sadie Small ,, ,. ,,,, ,, 3 Barbara Crafts Verdellet Brockner Policemen ,, , ,,Robert Seiler, Robert Reed, Gordon Wolff 9 Outstanding members of the back stage cornrnitteei Ruth Bonin Helen Cohen Doris Donnelly Catherine Gallina David Graupner Mary Greenawalt Iohn Hadju lean Henley Gifford Holden Shirley Kelly Betty Lorang Margaret Muetterties lane Philpott Mary Rovelstad Audrey Schulz Howard Voss E.H.S. Players laugh at each others' costumes Mask and Bauble has a walking rehearsal. at their annual banquet. Kdgefrf The Players, which is the dramatic club for juniors and seniors, has had a larger membership this year than ever before. The object of the Players is to give every member some chance to work in a play production, whether in the role of actor, producer, or stage- hand. The high-point of the year was the production of the Three One-Acts with the cooperation of the Mask and Bau- ble. The plays given were 'Dinner for Two" and "The First Dress Suit." The profit from the One-Acts helps the Play- ers to carry on their projects for the next year. The Players have many good times together during the year, The Hallow- een party this year at Lloyds, on Octo- ber 3O, was the most successful social event of the year. Albert R. Crews of Chicago spoke on the theater of Eng- land. The theatre party in Chicago was another profitable social affair. The club, sponsored by Miss Marge Biersach, was led this year by Ray Eeuerhaken, Forrest Farnsworth, Mar- garet Shamberger, Nat Norton, lane Wilson, and Margaret Muetterties. L GJEJ Mask and Bauble, the dramatic club for underclassmen, has been under the sponsorship of Miss Mabel Engelbrecht and Miss Helen locelyn. This dramatic group has been particularly interested this year in the presentation of original plays. Most of these plays have been given for the club in "walking" rehears- als. "My Cousin from Sweden" and "Peanuts," directed by Miss Engel- brecht, were two of these interesting programs. "Breakfast at Eight," direct- ed by Miss locelyn, was presented by the Mask and Bauble in the Three Cne- Acts given March l7. Every spring this club gives one of the three plays. Other programs were composed of group pantomimes and impromptu pan- tomimes which illustrated the move- ments of the head and body. Mary Wheeler gave an educational talk on Paul L. Dunbar, the famous negro poet, in which she read a number of his poems to the club. During the Fan- dango the members sold pop corn. All of these activities have been under the leadership of Tom Bonnike, Betty Poole, Marilee Born, and Bill Allerton. urfain. 0 This years selections by the dramatic groups were presented on March l7. An unforgettable moment in "Dinner for Two" by Glenn Hughes came when Ted CRaymond Buthel returned to the checkroom to call for the coat belong- ing to Valerie fMarilyn Underwoodl. Then lean CVirginia Knightl and Kay iCheryl Gene Feldl realized that their little scheme for impressing the new boy friend Hugh fliobert Broitzmanl was all over. The original and colorful setting de- signed and executed by Paul Orktritz and Howard Voss added signally to the effectiveness of the scene. 0 The high spot in 'The First Dress Suit" came when Teddy Harding fStanf ley Gettlel realized that lohnny Drake flziobert Bennett? was about to Wear his dress suit to the wedding. Mrs. Hard! ing fShirley Benderl and Betty Harding flane Wilsonl held their breath hoping that Teddy would be the generous boy and save the day. All the backstage committees excell- ed in supplying the necessary back- ground and effects. 9 The happenings at a breakfast table were aptly revealed in the one-act play 'Breakfast at Eight" presented by the Mask and Bauble under the direction of Miss Helen locelyn. The mother, Alice Gardner, tried to apply modern child psychology to her three children. Rob- ert Laird, Fred Witt, and Mary Ann Danielek took the parts of the children. Patsy Roemer was the capable maid. The father, Dick Clendening, was very much perturbed by the actions of the children. ' The onevacts presented in April by the Abbottarians, directed by Miss Helen Kocher, were extremely clever. The audience appreciated the contrast be- tween the girl of yesterday and the girl of today after seeing 'lThen and Now." The fun began when several people tried to use the line in the comedy, "Party Line," Many humorous details were unfold- ed as "Cabbages" progressed. What a bewildered family the Grossmeiers Were when they landed in a pool of oilfarlistocracyl An embarrassing moment, Mother, not my new dress suitl The liubbub of an early breakfast. The Thespians present liCome, Let Us Adore Him .7Aedpian5 Em The Thespians, a newly organized dramatic club, offers an attraction to all ninth and tenth grade students of Abbott, The purpose is to give students interested in dramatics a chance to demonstrate their ability. Their project for this year was a Christmas play, "Come, Let Us Adore Him," by Victor Starbuck. Mrs. Gertrude Meadows, club sponsor, directed the twenty- member cast in a splendid performance. ln addition to giving plays, the members enjoyed a theater party. The student leaders ot the organization have been l-lelen Louise Brady, president, lean Nelson, Catherine Nelson, lohn Geister, and Mila lohnston. 6 The Literature Club, sponsored by Miss Elma Engelbrecht, has thirty-eight members. The club is very interesting because it gives its members opportunities to do those things lor which there is neither time nor space in the English classroom. The otticers, Leslie Davenport, Marilyn Clark, Warren Dolby, and Lucille Gromer, directed the club in the following pro- grams and activities: a talk on Scotland and the Orkney lslands by Miss lessie Mowatt, a Halloween Party, a Christmas program in which Charles Dickens' "Christmas Carol" was dramatized, a tloat in the Pep Parade, a Fandango stunt, and the purchase of books for the new library. Getting ready for a The-spian production. Literature club members list good book 98 iii The Commercial Club was tormed to knit together those stu- dents taking commercial subjects by participation in activities outside ot regular class work. This object has been accomplished by these activities this year: a program ot entertainment, sales talks by the students, an address by Mr. Franklin Sorn, the adver- tising manager ol loseph Spiess Co.g a play, "ln My Opinion," by the students, an address on "Business Manners" by Mrs. T. F. luergens, and participation in the Pep Parade and the Fandango. The otlicers, Betty Broman, Darrell Montieth, Bob Buck, Vivian Howard, and Dorothy Eberly, and the faculty director, George Peck, have contributed their best ettorts to make this a worth- while year. A Commercial Club officer demonstrates tiling. Visual education takes concrete form tor Geography Club Only students who are taking or have taken geography may become members ot the Geography Club, which is sponsored by W. O. Beckner. Bobert Holzman and Boy Beverly have served as officers under the leadership ot Forrest Goliher president The object ot this club is to gain more practical information about geography than may be gained from books and to stimulate travel The club has studied the surrounding country and has had speakers, new movies, and displays which .vould give them more knowledge about parts ol the world not in our vicinity The club also made a study of the sun this year gms .75 Y,- German Club members sing at their annual banquet, The French Club carols in Central halls. The French Club officers go over plans. The German Club entertains home rooms by caroling at Christmas time. Miss Linklield receives her gift from Santa at the all- language club Christmas party. The Latin Club maps plans for the year, 100 Caroling .EZDW lbw fdcke urein Members of the German Club are not able to go to Germany, but through programs Germany is brought to the meetings every month. Some of the meetings this year were devoted to the Way German is used in our language, Herbert Pillinger showed moving pictures and told of his trip in Ger- many, and Miss Edith Hueman described German dolls. Some of the outside activities included a picnic, a Christmas party with all the language clubs, a winner in the pep parade, and a German Club banquet in November. Under the supervision of Miss Mabel Engelbrecht, sponsor, and Paul Schickler, Dorothy Nutting, lean Henley, and Dick Stettner, officers, the club was one of the most popular in school. in the halls at Christmas time, exhibiting of gifts and letters received from foreign correspondence, Miss Edith I-lueman's telling of her trip in Europe dur- ing the past summer, and a prize winner in the Pep Paradeg these are a few of the many activities of the "Le Cercle Francais," the French Club, under the able supervision of Miss Anne Craig. On March 28 the club held its annual dinner when O. F. Dubruiel spoke on his experiences around the world. During the Fandango the members gave us gay music and dancing at the "Cafe de Paris." The officers for the year were Marjorie Berger, president, Shirley Bender, vice-president, Bernice Shambling, secretary, and Dick Wilson, treasurer. Although Latin may be considered a dead language, the activities of "Inter Nos" are very much alive. One of the meetings was devoted to the study of the appli- cation of Latin to everyday life. At another, the feature was a spelling bee consisting of Latin words. The club adopted a new policy this year: that of having each class take charge of a meeting. The advisers of the club are Miss Hazel Linkfield and Miss Lillian Taylor. The girls who served this year as president were: Alice Gardner and Barbara lohnson. Other officers were: lacaueline Wilson, Betty Perrine, Betty Poole, Io lean Ciraulo, William Rasmussen, and Gordon Banks. lUl Jlnfef 2 GPC? rancaid 06 I 5 .Qiir f .4-0 T V 1 . rea anal pafferna This club has increased its membership until now it has over two hun- dred members and is one of the largest home economics clubs in llli- nois. lt is affiliated with the State and National Home Economics Clubs, The officers during the first semester were Verdelle Brockner, presi- dent, Virginia lohnson, Betty Broman, and Ieanette Witt. The newly elected officers for the second semester were Virginia lohnson, presi- dent, Dolores Timm, Nancy Schellenberger, and Alice Welch. One of the greatest factors in the success of the club was the inter- esting programs and activities scheduled this year. Mrs. Anna Peterson gave a talk on "Dishes for the Holiday Season." leanne Churchill pre- sented a Christmas program. A mothers' and daughters' tea was en- joyed by the members and their mothers. The girls enjoyed the style show staged by the Ioseph Spiess Company. They sold homemade candy and hot dogs at the Fandango. These and other activities were under the guidance of Miss Cleora lohnson and Mrs. Florence Fletcher. K l9Cl.I'e je? The Elgin High School chapter of the national Iunior lzaak Walton League is sponsored by C. E. Adams. The members have promoted many helpful schemes for the restoration of wild life, especially during Wild Life Week. Studies have been made of the food grown in the Elgin area which is helpful to wild life. Missing species of food plants have been restored. Members of the League also take care of the wild birds in the winter. They sponsored several movies during assembly programs, and they have promoted the planting of young elm trees every year in Elgin. Any member of the student body may have one of these trees if he promises to plant it. The chapter is helping with the landscaping of the new school additions. Paul Schickler, president, worked with Car- roll Riley, George Beljean, and Wesley Swanson, the officers of this or- ganization, which is a part of a greater Wild life preservation movement. 100 .Hoa feaaeo The l-lostess Club desires to broaden the interests and friendships of all its members. The club is open to all freshman and sophomore girls at Central. lt performs certain social duties for the school, such as entertaining the new students and the incoming freshmen. The members study problems of interest to highschool girls of their age. The club has participated in many activities throughout the year. Two of these have been an assembly meeting to intro- duce the various school activities to the incoming freshmen and an address on "Beauty" by Miss Bose Nelson, the president of the Better Beauty Association of Elgin. The officers who have worked with the sponsor, Miss Elise Fletcher, have been Charlotte Flora, Marion Boppre, Dolly Cossrnan, and Geraldine Newcomer. lzaak Walter Ledflue members :study birds. ss Club airl.: enjoy a tea Home Tconomic Club officers plan programs, 103 The newest course included in the curriculum of Elgin High School is agriculture, and one of the newest clubs is the Future Farmers of America, a branch of a national farm youth organization. The purpose of this group is to help develop better farmers for future America. This can be best expressed in their motto: Learning to do, doing to learn, Earning to live, living to serve. Their first successful public program this year was the Future Farmers banquet. I. A. Linke, chief of the Agricultural Education Service, Office of Education, U. S. Department of the Interior, gave many good point- ers to the members and their friends. The members hope to improve the land and farms around Elgin. For the lands sake! Herbert Damisch as faculty adviser and David Dice as president have worked with the other officers, Iames Nesler, Elmer Hill, and lames Bateman. gimenla 0 Studying the progress of practical science in the world today is the aim of the Girls Science Club. Membership is limited to girls who have taken chemistry or physics. Some of the highlights on the club's calendar for the year were the demonstration of the magic tuning radio, a field trip during the spring, and a party with much laughter and merriment, while at the Fandango the club sponsored a comic movie. The officers for the year were Carolyn Starrett, who served as president, and her co-workers, Mary Kay Ruernelin, and Alice Sipple. Under the supervision of Gilbert Renner the Girls Science Club has become a very popular club in high school. 9 The Senior Science Club is composed of about thirty students whose interest in science has prompted them to organize for the investigation and advancement of science. One of the interesting activities of the club this year was the study of the subject "Polarized Light." Considerable investigation was made, and the subject was presented to the Central students in an assembly program. Other activities of this club have been trips to institutions of science, the sponsorship of assembly programs of scientific and entertainment value, demonstrations of scientific phenomena, speakers, and moving pictures. This club is also associated with the visual education department, and is under the sponsorship of E. C. Waggoner. lt was head- ed by Richard Knodle, other officers being Gordon Wolfe and George Valentine. ciuafionfi The Mathematics Club, under the sponsorship of Miss Hortense Wilson and Miss Mary Peters, is open to any student who has had or is studying mathematics. It creates an interest in the many uses of mathematics and shows how to find enjoyment and recreation in mathematical pursuits, The club met once each month this year and had educational programs. The history of mathematicsg the construction, the use, and the reading of the slide ruleg recreational puzzles and games: all furnished interesting and enjoyable programs, There were also other varied programs presented by the stu- dents. This club also presented a simple transit, an instrument used by surveyors, to the mathematics department. Ralph Rowe has been the president, Bob Sauer, the vice-president, and George Damisch, the secretary-treasurer. 9 A program of modern creative dancing by Prof. Agnes lones of Northwest- ern University, a mothers tea, a dessert party, state Play Day hostesses to girls from nineteen schools on May l3, l939g a Christmas play, and an alumnae reception were a few of the programs and events on the Central Girls Athletic Club calendar. One of the main events of the year was the annual ice--skating carnival, held at Lords Park, given by the Central and Abbott girls clubs together with the Elgin Academy girls. The girls skated to amplified music, and when it became dark, they lit sparklers and flares and skated in a colorful grand march. This club, consisting of about five hundred members, is sponsored by Miss Wilda Logan, Miss Helen Kettering, and Miss Katherine Davery. The president this year has been Virginia Knight. Other officers, for both semesters, were lane Wilson, Lois Scliellenberger, Carol Muntz, Mary Helen lohnson, Betty Poole, Shirley Kelley, Margaret Muetterties, and Dorothy Rovelstad. Miss Davery is treasurer. 0 The year of the Abbott G.A.A began with an impressive initiation service when the new members were welcomed at a candle service. One long-to-bee remembered event was the comedy-presentation of "The Three Bears" by the new eighth grade members. The mid-winter 'Stock Show" party gave the G.A.A. girls an opportunity to invite boys to share an evening of fun with them. Games and refreshments were welcomed by all. ' Miss Wilda Hoopengardner is the sponsor of the Abbott club Anne Pearsall was the president, and other officers were lean Nelson, Lois Shamberger, and Ann Williams. Abbott G.A.A. officers in action. Central G.A.A. leaders count their membership 106 I? A! IQA! 1614! The Pep Club is the newest of the clubs at Central, being formed just be- fore the basketball season. Maurice Graff, its sponsor, started it to form a group which would lead the school in good sportsmanship at the games. The members learn to be good sports and accept the referees' decisions without question. Many new cheers were used this year besides the card stunts. These card stunts are new and difficult. Each person in the section has a card which forms a letter when held up with the rest of the group. The Pep Club has been very success- ful in its first year, and its members are the envy of the rest of the school. Spe- cial recognition is due their cheer-lead: ers, Mary K. Ruemelin, Betty Poole, Dolly Schauer, and Bill Allertong and the offciers, Bob Holmes, Mary K. Ruemelin, and Bill Allerton. 2? "To further and promote athletics" is the purpose and aim of the boys en- rolled in Central who have been award- ed an "E" letter in athletics and who are members of the "E" Club. The of- ficers this year have been Robert Holz- man, president, Iames Raue, vice-presi- dentg Robert Rogers, secretary, and Raymond Stettner, treasurer. The mem- bers, under the sponsorship of Arthur Roggen, have served as ushers at the basketball games. They also saw a number of movies on athletics. The Elgin monogram "E" is a symbol of a sound mind, a healthy body, and a strong spirit. lt is the emblem of leader- ship, endeavor, integrity, and achieve- ment. lt is the purpose of the "E" Club to perpetuate the symbols for which the monogram stands so that it may be worthy of the school it represents. Victims of "E" Club initiation. The Pep Club forms an "E," Putting up a motion at "E" Club SlZgAf! The purpose of the El-lS Aero Club, sponsored by l. N. Vonckx, is to study aviation by the building and flying of model airplanes. The boys vie with one an- other too. Each tries to build a better model than does any other member. Every noon the club has tlying time when the members fly their models in contests for endurance. The members are promoted by the length of time their models fly and by examinations. The most important program this year was an air- plane clinic, to which the members brought their models. The models were criticized and suggestions made on how to improve them. At other programs re- ports were made on new developments in flying and new safety devices. This year the Commander was Gifford l-loldeng Captain, Robert l-less, Sergeant at Arms, Darwin Schultz. gd 6!gQ:5 Aero Club members examine planes. Abbott Girl Scouts get together. "Be prepared is their motto and our Abbott Girl Scout troop attempts to carry this out by meeting every Wednesday evening during the school year. With Miss Ardyce Woodside as director the girls enjoyed a gala Christmas party, a theatre party, and talks at some of their meetings. They have been working on book binding as a projectg they have also been making books. Another project was an ice cream sale. Along with their work they have fun playing games at their meetings. At the Fandango they sponsored the spooky ghost walk. These girls have been the of- ficers for the year: Katherine Kelly, Lucille Woodrich, Lois Allen, and Mila lohnston. l"l ' 9 l'To find and give the best" is the aim of junior and senior girls belonging to the Senior Tri-Y .... "To face life squarely," the slogan. Most of the club's activities and programs are based on these two splendid ideas. ln November the girls filled Thanksgiving baskets and distributed them to needy families in Elgin. Other activities during the year included several meetings with the Senior Hi-Y, pot-luck suppers, dances, and sports activities. The Tri-Y, or Girl Reserves, is affiliated with the Y.W.C,A. and is a national organization. The sponsors this year have been Miss Cleora Iohnson and Miss Adela Thom. The president was Catherine Hersch, and other officers were Frances Mason, Shirley Kelly, and Barbara Crafts. 9 The lunior Tri-Y, one of the most popular of the girls clubs, is open to all freshmen and sophomore girls who wish to develop their personality and to become "all around girls." interesting events of the Tri-Y year were the Christmas dance on December l9, the St. Patricks Day dance on March 17, a talk by Miss Hazel Rust on 'lf-lobbies and Handicraft," a Halloween party, a hayride, a pot-luck supper, a sandwich supper, a mothers' and daughters' tea, and a trip to Chicago-all of which aided in making this year a successful and enjoyable one. The director was Miss Cleo Krogsrud and the president was Marilee Born. The other officers were Alice Gardner, Gloria McLean, and Cecial Eshleman. 9 The Abbott Tri-Y was organized to develop the personality of and train the members in creating a friendly manner at all times. The officers of the Tri-Y this year included Barbara Geister as president, Mary Muntz as vice-president, Helen Louise Brady as secretary, and Anne Pearsall as treasurer. Miss Mildred Yates is the director and sponsor. A few of the activities during the year included the filling of baskets at Thanksgiving for some needy family, a Christmas Party for a group of poor children, a Mothers' and Daughters' Tea on St. Patricks Day, March l7, and the annual Spring Dance on May l2. All of the members cooperated to make these events very successful. Abbott Tr1Y serves tea. Iunior Tri-Y looks over the program Senior Tri-Y reads the Blue Circle for the year. for the month lU9 9 The I-li-Y is a national boys club which promotes good citizenship and clean living. The most interesting program of the year was the panel discussion given by about fifteen of the boys of the group on their trips to the l-lieY Older Boys Conference. The l-li-Y clubs from all over the United States send delegates to this Con- ference, where national and personal problems are discussed. The boys also had a panel on 'Personality Pointers." As a climax to their study of crime, the boys this year made a trip to the loliet Penitentiary. A pot-luck supper with the Tri-Y girls, followed by a skating party, pro- vided interesting diversion. Mr. Maurice Graff, Mr, Kenneth Rehage, and the ote ficers, Robert Rogers, Robert Orton, Charles Schumache er, Robert Schnetf, Harold Abts, Lewis Robinson, and George Damisch, direct the organization. 0 Vitamins and white rats! The Hi-Y boys of Abbott had education galore when they visited the main research laboratory of the Borden Milk Company. ln February they presented an assembly program in the form of a motion picture, which dealt with the liquor problem. Two of their members represented the local club at the l-li-Y Conference at Glen Ellyn. During the year they enjoyed several informal gatherings. Robert T. Winn and Dr. G. M. Livesay were two of the speakers for the boys' programs. Under the direction of Marvin Kuhlrnann, sponsor, the following officers led the organization in an interesting and lively year: lohn Geister and lack Freyer, the presidents, Charles Wagner, lohn Dillon, Douglas Rog- ers, Gordon Burton and Earl Angle, the other officers. 110 The advisers approve Senior Hi-Y plans drawn up by the officers. The Hi-Y and Tri-Y whizz around at the roller-skating Party. The Abbott Hi-Y boys stop at the bulletin to chat. :lr le BU11. l 4, 11 - I f" .1 ' 4 I The new east addition as seen from the DuPage and Gifford intersection. This is a View oi the new north Wing from the corner of Chicago and Chapel streets. 111 Students used to enter from the east by this door. The tennis court was succeeded by part of the new north additions. The east addition now stands upon this ground. Buildings are wrecked or moved, cmd findlly the StSC1fI1-SIIOVSI begins Work. 113 Phases of cement construction on the north addition are shown in these views, if-!'f Q xv '52 Xue' Steel construction tor the east wing getting under woy. M GTI CO mstruct G skeleton with ribs of steel. Bricks cmd mortar cover the skeleton of steel, 117 The outside nears completion 118 Inside consfruction progresses, -.J..Qi1.iL'r,V' Preparing and furnishing building for occupation. Touring the new library: first, looking at the entrance, then toward the southeast corner where some of the stacks will be, and then toward the lovely north windows. l2O The new gymnasium featuring folding bleachers. Some glimpses of the new rooms: cafeteria, music room, sewing room, and corridor. l2l Watch the birdie! Senior poet Voss. Make it good, Iim. Beholding cage skill. A mans best friend: Du ning and dog. What C1 lot of difference I1 O little grease paint makes. Stage crew at Work. pafrona ACKEMANN BROS. BROTZMAN CX MELMS CHEVROLET SALES EDWARD C. ALTHEN INSURANCE AGENCY BUNGE SERVICE STATIONS ARTCRAITT PRINTING COMPANY GEORGE D. CARBARY BAND BOX CLEANERS MICHAEL BIRCH C23 LLOYD C. BLACKMAN LOUIS BLUM CO. PAUL F. BORN BOROCO STORE M. H. BRIGHTMAN CARSWELL FLOORS CENTRAL CAMERA CO. D.D.S. CLAYT'S GRILL COLWELLS DAVID C. COOK PUBLISHING COMPANY DANIELS cSf CLARK HARRY C. DANIELS I 122 pa tl"0I'l6 DANNERS -f CLOTI-IIERS ELGIN COURIER-NEWS PUBLISHING CO, DREYER G DREYER ELGIN ELOUR Or FEED CO. DUEVVEIQS GROCERY G MARKET ELGIN LOAN cmd HOMESTEAD ASSOCIATION D 45 W ICE CREAM ELGIN MACHINE WORKS ELGIN BUSINESS MENS ASSOCIATION ELGIN NATIONAL BANK ELGIN BUTTER TUB COMPANY ELGIN NATIONAL WATCH CO, C35 ELGIN CIGAR CS TOBACCO CO, ELGIN OIL CO. ELGIN CITY LINES INC. ELGIN STEAM LAUNDRY CO. ELGIN CLEANERS THE ELGIN TRIBUNE ELGIN COAL cmd ICE COMPANY ELLIS BUSINESS COLLEGE ,1H,w.'.1x:1g Iaughiffr '.'.'I1iIe ghn.. V clickfs. M1r1sIreI chorus goes Wczsicrii. Make H good! Hkidguu I1 Comms. SmiIe Ior the birdie! I Pr'c:acmt:a and eritcrwxmment Ior Eighih grcidens give CI'1ristmo:a pIoy, Chrisimcias, The ghosi Walks 123 pCl,tl"0l'l5 FIRST NATIONAL BANK IOI-IN W. FUQUA, D.D.S. GEORGES CLOTHES SHOP E. E. GLASHAGEL, M.D. GRAENING 45 RAUSCHERT, IEWELERS HERMANS STORE FOR MEN HORN FOLDING PARTITION COMPANY HUBBELL MOTOR CO. A. I. IRONSIDE DR. W. N. IACKSON CHARLES B. JOHNSON 6. SONS, INC. R. H. IOHNSON, IEWELER KANE DRUG STORE KERBER PACKING CO. KIENZLE BROS. CO. KLINE BROTHERS S. S. KRESGES No. 177 LANGHORST ci LESCHER, THE LEA CO. MYRON M. LEHMAN MD 's 124 'iMoniy" poses or a picture The assignrn ent for tomorrow is - - - Cheerleaders on the Gridiron. Work and more work. "Sorry dear, but I'II be late. The Mirror - - - Vocational advice by Doctor Hamrin. Time for badmin- ian. Eins, zwei, drei, spiel! Don demonstrates fancy loriot twirling. The hottest swing bond in town. Now, honey, be good. Poly, or else- Boys ond girls pose for picture. Oh where, oh where, hcls my "little" dog gone? pafrona LEITNER BROS. LEITNER'S I-IAMBURGERS MILLER - FOODS A. L. MILBRANDT LLOYD'S POULTRY RESTAURANT MODEL BAKERY MASTERS SHOE CO. GEO. M. MORGAN MAX'S GROCERY CS. MARKET MOSIMAN'S MCBRIDE BROS. CO. INC. MCCLURE 6 STRUCKMAN MCGRAW ELECTRIC CO. MCLEAN GROCERY METROPOLITAN LIFE INS. CO. MUETTERTIES SUNLIGHT BAKERY DRS. MULLIKEN AND BALDING NEI-II BEVERAGE HERBERT NEUMANN, BARBER NEWS PRINTING CO. C23 I25 Thanksgiving He sentupthe cement. Reference work in the Maroon enthusiasts. donations. y library. n Watchina construe- Surveying the lay of In the shadows ot the tion. Student Council ticket the land. entrance. sellers. Scene from "Doctor Eire drill. Isn't this romantic? ot Lonesome Folk," the Christmas play. afrona D. W. NISH LYNN I. PUTNAM, MD. CARL N. NORLANDER NORTHERN ILLINOIS FINANCE CORP. OPEN BOOK SHOP ARTHUR L. PAULSON PELTON CLINIC I. C. PENNEY CO. PUBLIX-GREAT STATES THEATRES ROY R. PHILLIPS H. H. PILLINGER, MD. DRS. 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