Elgin High School - Maroon Yearbook (Elgin, IL)

 - Class of 1921

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'Che Staff 'X " ml 1 " 6 ,ffji lf fl 'fl,',,., BOARD O F EDUCATION FACULTY SENIORS IUNIORS SOPHO MORES FRESH M EN TIVO-YEAR GRADUATES BOYS' ATHLETICS GIRLS, ATHLETICS ORG DRAMATICS MUSIC SOCIETY ANIZATIONS PUBLICATIONS CLASS XVILL LITERARY JOKES ADVERTISEMENTS ':-If 7 I L 9 W' oar f,' Cnamt AQ wb, BPS Z, ' LJ! P A ' Iv s Y , PL? M I I U x iw 8 W FACULTY 9 - Y Y ,,YY , ,, Y, .4 1 10 B l W ,l5gHg?g-r ....,...,. T,E'oE1Yl,4,lE,Q9Hs,, '92' CLAUDIA V. ABELL EGBERT LORN T. C. ANGELL Art Instructor ALLEN, LL. B. Manual Training Chicago Academy of Fine Commercial Armour Institute Arts School Treasurer Applied Arts School Albion College Lincoln-Jefferson Uni- versity AMELIA CHELSETH Commercial Joint Sponsor of Scribes De Kalb Normal Gregg School of Chicago PAUL BRIGHT CHURCH, B. S. Athletics Athletic Board Purdue University 11 ETTA GERALDINE CLARK, A. B. Spanish and English Sponsor of Spanish Club Colorado College University of Chicago ,---------,--, ---,::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::0:::::::2'A' E. I-I. S. T,'iPE-,1'!f!?-BF?9H .,.. c A,.. ----'.?-2' BEATRICE W. COWLIN Public Speaking Dramatic Coach Soper School of Dramatic Art Marden School of Ex- pression HELEN I. DAVIS, RUTH COGGE- B. A. SHALL, B. S. English Biology University of Michigan University of Chicago Northwestern University School of Speech NELLIE DRYSDALE A. B. U. S. History Wheaton College University of Southern California I EMMIE UNS- STELLA KATHER- WORTH ELLIS INE FISHER, A. B. Head of English Dept. Ancient History Mirror Critic Wheaton College M'r B d 1 ror oar Sponsor of C. D. E. Club Cambridge University 12 -- , ..... -3::::::::::::::::::::::::::::o::::A::::o::::::::::o EgH1?g,,- --,AT.'i'?-!Y'!5599H- A... --------'.??l- FLORENCE HAN- CLARENCE O. PAUL D. HANCE Manual Training Sewing Manual Training University of Chicago Bradley Polytechnic In- University of Wisconsin stitute MARGUERITE E. HUBBELL, A. B. Mathematics We ste r n College for Women W. H. P. HUBER, B. S. Physics Moving Picture Operator Ohio Northern University University of Chicago University of Illinois 13 MARY HUFF Commercial Gregg School of Chicago University of Colorado E. H. S. ooo::::::::::::::::: 111:15M5599Nf""""""ff5if " ------------v---v---o::o::ooo:::::::::Q PEARL JOLLEY MAURINE ZENA KRQGER, Commercial Geography KIMBALL, B. A. Ph. B Ypsilanti Normal College English French Northwestern University Sponsor Of FTCYICI1 C1115 University of Chicago THOMAS ARTHUR LARSEN, A. B. Head of Mathematics Dept. Treasurer of Senior Class Mirror Board Pres. of Athletic Board University of Wisconsin Olivet College HAZEL FRANCES VVILDA L. LOGAN LTNKFTELD, B. A. Girls' Physical Director Latin Chicago Normal School Sponsor of Latin Club of Physical Education University of Wisconsin 14 o:::::::::::: ---- :::::::::::::::::::::::::::oo::oo:::::::::o E.. H. S. THE MAROON l92l ::::::::::: ,::::-::::::::::::::::::::o:::::o::ooooo::::::oo MARY MACKAY, S. C. MILLER, MARGARET E. B. M. A. B., A. M. NEWMAN, A. B. Music Head of History and English Simpson COUSUV9-tory Civics Dept- Alumni Editor of Mirror COC College Secretary of Athletic Lombard College Board University of Wisconslll University of Chicago I. H. OAKES, B. S. LUELLA MARIAN A. PIERCE, General Science University of Chicago Music English Northwestern University Beloif College I5 ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::c:::::o:::oo::::3::::: E, H, S, Tl:lgE -MAAAIEAQ-QN--uuuu U l92l F w ADAH A. PRATT, EVELYN Cr. REED NELLIE E. PURKISS, A- B- Stenography ,and Eco- Ph. B. Mathematics Uomlcs Latin and History Wheaton College IOiHf SPOQSOT of Scribes University of Chicago Northern Ill. State Normal St' Catheflneys School Gregg School ' NELLIE E. WILDA E. SADLER, VERNA RICKERT, B. L. B. S. SAMUELSON, A. B. Mathematics English . . Mathematics Pres. Professional Study N0ffhWC5tC1'U UUIVCYSIU' University of Southern Club ' California University of Michigan Northwestern University 16 ' 'PE:i3:Ef:T:T"'T'ifEi:E::1Cf.Zf1T6iSN'T"'T"i"'T5ii" ------- -------- Q-A---o::ooo:::o:::::Q o::::::::::::::::ov-ooo MARY L. SMITH, IESSIE I. ELSIE B. B. A. SQLQMON, Ph. B. SPRINGSTUN HlSt0YY Mathematics Commercial Lake Forest College Sponsor of Kodak Club james Milliken University University of Chicago PHILIP E. TAYLOR Manual Training University of Chicago ETI-IEL IRENE VACIN, Ph. B. Domestic Science University of Chicago University of Cambridge 17 E. C. XVAGGONER, B. S Chemistry Manager of Athletic Teams University of Indiana -Fgilgi ..+, H ,,T.'i'?- Pfl6.3.Q9P' '92' CARRIE K. LEON L. HALIGAS JUDITH WHITE WILLIFORD Assistant Athletic Coach Assistant Librarian Librarian Athletic Board Elgin High School Union Academy Elgin High School ,iw i 'I - T"""" . Ill! d' i i I1 i """""""lwl o ig- Q I f ......... 18 pprvriatinn ,gi j HE Maroon Staff wishes here FQ. to express its appreciation for the invaluable work done by Anthony Ruffie, whose skill in photography helped EM' JJ X , , l W M greatly towards makmg thls book a success. Ill Miss Hazel F. Linkfield and Mr. T. A. Larson did much towards making this what it is. 1,11 We also desire to take this opportunity to thank Dorothy Hellburg, who wrote the Calendarg and to Harold Newman, our president, who kept the morale of both the class and the staff 'up to par" in trying moments. QI Much credit is due to De Forest Sackett, a junior, whose cartoons did much to increase the value of this volume. The Slaf 19 20 L Vfslww Z1 Beds lteiermiue Ylzshug g ' A! , CLASS MOTTO 23 ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::--oQQoooooo noooqgooeeo ,F-.Iii ...,,....A, UUE .MAROON '9?'- Eiztnrg nf Thr Srninr Qllewz HE Class of '21 began climbing the stairs of fame to its wonderful ca- reer, in the Freshman Year. Of course, there were obstacles to over- come and disappointments were numerous, but nevertheless the present Senior Class slowly ascended the stairs. To test our loyalty to Uncle Sam, we, as Freshmen, were asked to buy a Liberty Bond. As a result, the money fairly rolled onto Miss Ellis' desk and a fifty-dollar bond was purchased. Students not only contributed freely for the bond, but also were very generous to the Red Cross and other chari- table funds. Probably the event most memorable to the minds of the Seniors is that dear little Freshman party we had. VVe were a bashful bunch, which was particularly noticeable when the boys took their places of refuge on the west bleachers of the gym and the timid young girls sat opposite, gazing at them with hungry, " why-don't-you-start-something " eyes. The boys did brighten up a bit, but oh, dear! it was only to climb the ladders and poles to see who could be the biggest monkey. Miss Haskins rescued the girls from their corner, and they took turns seeing which one could be lifted the highest, and testing their ability as First Aid workers. It is too bad we did not call it our Freshman Circus, but the refreshments were a little out of the ordinary to call it such. We had the dearest little animal crackers and ice cream. More fun was had in looking at the animals than eating. The lights went out at 10:00 P. M. and the tired children went home to their mammas and papas. The Sophomore Year was probably the most exciting. VVe did not have the customary Sophomore party ftoo much Freshman partyj, but we did do something, and that was to adopt two French orphans. This meant money, but the class was so enthused that the orphans were adopted immediately. The members will probably never forget the pictures of the two children which they received. They were brother and sister, typical French children, of the school age. A quiet, simple life was enjoyed in our Sophomore Year. Standing at the top of the stairs of fame was Harold Newman, looking like a beacon-light in all his radiance. It has always been a mystery as to how he got there, but it has been rumored that he was too bright for his class and they thought they would try him in our class. Wie turned to look down the stairway for prospective strayers, and we saw Eldon Pflaum trying to take two stairs instead of one in order to walk as fast as the rest of us. Georgia Graves and Margaret Fairchild being athletes outran the rest of us for a seat in 311. That was only the beginning of our Junior career, for we found that we had a very able and popular young man in our midst. In organizing our class and choosing officers, Gordon Abbott was elected president. Following in rapid succession, Phil Howard, who seemed to have bounded suddenly into 24 o-vv----o--vv ..... vv-- ..... v- ....... v-- ..... o---oo--v-o----o E. H. S. THE MAROON 1921 Q:::::::o:::::::: ::oo:::::::::c:::::: :q::::::oo::o::o:::::oo the limelight, was elected vice-president. Edith Player, our example of a perfect student, was elected secretary. All of them were able, satisfactory officers. Our troubles soon began in our Junior Year, because we found that we were beginning to grow up and had minds of our own. Of course, every mind did not think the same way. Our class meetings might have been likened to a Jewish School, especially when the matter of colors, class sweaters, etc., presented itself. After a half dozen or more ballotings took place, scarlet and black finally won a favorable place. VVe entertained the Seniors of the year '20 at a dance which proved very successful. The class picnic which was held at Pottawatomie Park, St. Charles, Illinois, was well attended. The Junior Play must be mentioned. It was well presented under the careful direction and coaching of Mrs. Cowlin. The play, as we all remember, was " The Fifteenth of January." Then came the great Senior Year, which made our heads fairly swell with all-mightiness and pride. NVe probably thought we had troubles in the Junior Year, but my! how the troubles and trials did appear this year! The first important step we took was to elect officers, that we might hold class meetings and get down to business. After a close balloting, Harold Newman proved to be the strongest contestant for the presidency. Margaret Fairchild followed as vice-president, and Bessie Larson as secretary. Under this competent body our class moved along rapidly, but not al- together smoothly. Our one cry was money! money! money! It was voiced in the halls, class rooms, streets, and any available corner, but we felt that in order to carry forth our ideals we had to use every means of raising the ready cash. XVith this money we planned to leave behind us a fitting memorial and a pleasant thought of a good time for each Senior, that we and our Alma Mater may long be remembered. Vkle feel that our motto, 'T Deeds Determine Destiny," has been lived throughout our career. GERTRUDE NICOL '2l. S W 1 6 25 :oooccoccoc : E. H. S. THE MAROON 1921 ------0-----vvv---O-vv-----vvv----vvo---v-o--ooooovvoooe Gilman Svnng Tune-Alice Blue Gown Let us sing a song for old Elgin High, May her honor and praises never die. 'Tis a song of our work and a song of our And it rings in our hearts on this parting So " Goodbye," Alma Mater, to thee, lVe part 'cause it just has to be. play, day. Choru s- Dear old High School we now say " Goodbye," And we leave you with many a sigh. XVe have loved every year That we've spent with you here, And the teachers and class mates so true and so dear. VVe have come to the parting of ways- May thy spirit live on thru all days, And the ties that bind us, lYill always find us, In memory of old Elgin High. May the years that are coming bring joy and peace To you, Elgin High School, and never cease. May vic'try and glory gladden your way, And crown you with blessings forever and aye. lYe leave you with hearts that are strong, And memlries will bring back this song. Chorus. ELIZABE TH HAYES '21 . Q. tx .X M -y.. ,,.s-rf -tiff Y Y ia? 513 5 url fs-.3553-AAA S5-is ,fa .ff ff . . 'lf ' . K. aa-S-xw...v. . -N R Q vs vu, N. y,1,,,a xr ,sts b A tv A my W gggk -41 ff --1-, gi - X 5 sh 'Q-2 55 Qldsivi sewxfsxkeskst 'ifbxgi ' 9" Y T . ', , . . . Amar.. " 'U ,lily 5,,i,.,5f1: -vs is- 1110 .. f :flu -- f -f ' is N 26 WRX qii Wvv 'N GORDON ABBOTT-"Abbie " Science Course "Life depends on the lever" Editor-in-Chief Mirrorg Junior Class Presidentg Senior Class Play '2lg Junior Class Play '203 Freshman-Sophomore Declamation Contest '18g Junior Honor Rollg French Club, Hi-Y Club President '20, '2l3 Choral Club, President '20, '21g Boys' Glee Clubg League Basketball 'l9g Class Constitution Committeeg Motto Committee, Comedy Concert '21g Fire Prince. GEORGE ACKEMANN Mathematics Course "I om not in the role of common men" Junior Class Play '20g Senior Class Play '21, Lightweight Football '20, CLAYTON ADAMS-" Mike " General Course "'Tis no shame to be bad, because it is so conzmon " Junior Dance Committeeg Senior An- nouncement Committeeg Booster Club Presidentg Cheer Leader. JOHN AGNEXV-" Jack " General Course "Beware the fury of a patient man " Football-Lightweight '18, Heavy- weight 'l9, '20g Basketball Heavyweight '19, '20, '21g Class Basketball '17, Captain '18g Comedy Concert '21, DOROTHY ATCHISON-" Dody " General Course Ulf she would talk more, we would know her better " Gym. Exhibition '17, 'l8. DONALD AUBLE-" Don " English Course " When one ls truly in love, one not only says it, but shows it" Military Training '19, Comedy Con- cert '20, '21. A RALPH AUSTIN General Course " Thought is deeper than all speech " Paper Committee. PHYLLIS BARNES-" Phil " General Course "A mighty jolly lassie with cz mighty level head " Basketball '19, Baseball '19, Volley and Captainball '18, '19, '20, G. A. C. '19, '20, '21, Glee Club '19, '20, '21, Librarian '21, Choral Club '19, '20, '21, Pocahontas, Junior Class Play, Comedy Concert '20, Class Day Committee '21, Glee Club Con- cert '19, '20, Fire Prince '21. VVILLIAM BOCHUM-" Bill " Manual Training Course "Brief let me be" Hi-Y Club '20, '21. BEATRICE BORDXVELL-" Be " English Course "Life is short and so am I " Pocahontas '20, Comedy Concert '20, '21, Glee Club Concert '19, '20, Choral Club '20, '21, Glee Club '19, '20, '21, French Club '19, '20, Tennis Tournament '17, Volley Ball '18, Flower Committee, Fire Prince '21, The Princess' Choice. CARLYN BOTSFORD Foreign Language Course " With a little cottage and a mando- lin " fTo Be Contiuuedj Junior Constitution Committee, The Princess' Choice, Announcement Com- mittee Chairman, Comedy Concert '19, '21, Junior Mirror Staff, E. H. S. Or- chestra '20, '21, Glee Club Concert '20, '21, Spanish Club '20, '21, Latin Club '20, '21, French Club '21, Tennis Tourna- ment '17, BEULAH BROXVN-H Brownie " General Course " Tho' she looks so bewitehingly sim- ple, yet there's mischief in every dimple " FRANCES BROXVN-" Fran " General Course "Silence is more musical than any song " LEON BROXVN-" Doc " General Course " Neat as a pin " Inter-Class Basketball '18, Inter- League Basketball '19. VELMA BRCWN-" Vee " General Course " My books and I are good pals" GEORGE BUECHE General Course "Athletics run in the family" League Basketball '19, '20g Inter-Class Basketball '20g Hi-Y Clubg Heavyweight Basketball '21. FRANCIS BURGER-" Frankie " General Course " The noblest mind the best content- ment has " MALVIN F. BURNS-" Bud " General Course " Oh, how full of briars is this work- ing day world " Cadets '17, '18, 'l9g Junior Dance Com- mitteeg Class Day Committee Chairmang Advertising and Finance Committee' " Hot Dog" Committee, Lightweight Football '19, MILTON BURNS-" Min " English Course "Fd stick to her through thick and thin" fThe Endj Band '18g Band Committeeg Comedy Concert '2l. EVELYN CARBAUGI-I-" Buddy " General Course " If to her share some female errors fall, Look on her face and you'll forget them all " Volleyball '17, '18, '19, '20, Baseball '17, '18, '19, 'Z0g Captainball '17, '19g Inter- Class Basketball '18, '19, '20g League Basketball '19, 'ZOQ Junior Class Picnic Committee Chairmang " Hot Dog" Com- mittee Chairmang Advertising and Fi- nance Committee Chairmang Comedy Concert 'l9g G. A. C. '19, '20g Junior Glee Club '19g Ticket Sale Com. '20, '21g Hockey '20. MURIEL CARPENTER-" Bobby " General Course "She's got a bit of Irish in her eye' G. A. C. J Candy Committeeg Junior Glee Clubg Volley Ball '18g Comedy Concert 'l9g 1 PAUL D. CARPENTER-" Bud " General Course "Let every man be master of his time until seven at night, and then-? " IDA CIOCCA General Course "She has decided views" MILDRED CONGDON-" Myl " General Course "Appetite comes with eating " Gym. Exhibition '17, Sewing and Mil- linery Exhibition 'l9g Sophomore Pro- gram, Chairman, Red Cross Candy Sale Chairman, Freshmen Party Com.g Girls' Athletic Club, Football Tagger '18, Junior Glee Club '18. 101-IN CONRATH General Course " When I beheld myself, I sighed, and said within myself, 'Surely man is a braoinstick ' " .zljunior Audubon Club 'l9g Track '20, ELMER R. CRANE General Course "I weary from the women folk, for they will not let a body be" Freshmen Party Com., Comedy Con- cert '20g Football, Lightweight '17, Foot- ball, Heavyweight '18, '19, 'Z0g Class Will Com. Chairmang Track '17, Interclass Basketball '17, '18, '19, Spillard Tourna- ment. RENO DAVIS-'K Deacon " General Course " Not a fiddler but a drummer" Junior Class Playg Comedy Concert 'l9g Lightweight Football '20g Basketball '20, Major League Basketball '19, Inter- class Basketball '20, R. BALDVVIN DEWITT Mathematics Course "Juggling milk bottles is a fascinating pursuit" Hi-Y. ALFRED DIETRICH-"Al " General Course " He who once has won a narne inay be abea' 'til eight " Military Training '18, '19, Dance Com. SARAH DOLBY-" Bob " General Course "She was just the quiet kind whose natures never vary " ,17Comedy Concert '20, Gym. Exhibition ANNE E. DUGAS-" Ann " General Course " How I do like saxophonesv Gym. Exhibition '17, G. A. C. '20, Re- freshment Com. for Freshman Party. MARVIN DURRENBERGER- H lVlibbS " General Course " Short of stature he was, but strongly built and athletic" Basketball '19, '20, '21, Capt. '21, Major League Basketball '19, '20, Basketball Tournament '20, Interclass Basketball '17, '19, '20, Junior Class Play, Track '19, '20, Interclass Baseball '18, '19, Lightweight Football '18, Heavyweight Football '19, '20. XVILLIAM DURRENBERGER- " lVillie " Mathematics Course " I awoke one morning and found rny- self famous " Heavyweight Basketball '21, League Basketball 'l8. HARRIET EDDY General Course H We gather our friends from afar" MARGUERITE EGGERT- Al ll General Course " I am always rnerry and I niake sweet inusic " Society Ed. Maroon Staff, Junior Mir- or, Junior Honor Roll, Senior Movie Com., Senior Party Com., Junior Dance Com., Comedy Concert '19, G. A. C. '19, '20 Freshmen So homore Reading Con S ' P ' test '18, Glee Club '19, Ticket Sales Com. '19, '20, Junior Picnic Com., Reception for Football "E" Men. MARY T. ELLIQTT-'f Empty" General Course "I wish she would explain her ex- planations " Freshman Party Com., Glee Club '19, '20, Glee Club Concert '20, '21, Comedy Concert '19, '20, Senior Class Play, " Hot Dog" Com., Tag Com. '19, '20, Girls' Athletic Club '19, '20, '21, RAYMOND G. ELLITHORPE ac Ray rr General Course " If I only had a real ear " Movie Committee. LEOLA ETTNER-" Ola " General Course "I have often regretted my speech, never my silence " Gym. Exhibition '17, MARGARET FAIRCHILD- if Marg U General Course "Her sprightly looks a lively mind enclose" Freshman Party Com., Volley Ball '17, '18, '19, '20, Freshman-Sophomore Reading' Contest, Con- stitution Com., Junior Picnic Com., Movie Com., Pocahontas, Junior Class Play, Glee Club '20, '21, Vice-Pres. Senior Class, Girls' Athletic Edl Ma- roon Staff, Basketball '19, Field Hockey '20, Girls' Athletic Club '18, '19, '20, '21, Comedy Con- cert '19, '20, '21, Captainball '18, '19, Reception Football " E " Men, Ticket Sales Committee. AUGUST FARXVICK-" Gus " General Course " His enemies shall liek the dust " Football '18, '19, '20, '21, Capt. '19, Basketball '19, '20, Interclass Basketball '18, '19, Track '19, Interclass Baseball '19, Football '17, '18, '19, '20. GRACE FERN-" Gee " General Course " Nut brown maid, thou hast a strong right arm " Girls' Athletic Ed. Mirror Staff, Girls' Athletic Club '19, '20, '21, Pres. '20, '21, Maroon Staff Com., " Hot Dog " Com., Volley Ball '19, '20, Captain- ball '20, '21, Basketball '20, '21, Baseball '20, '21, Senior Class Play, Field Hockey '20, Capt. League Basketball Champs '2O. HELEN FLICK English Course " Willingness is my hobby " Second Girls' Glee Club '19, '20, First Girls' Glee Club '21, Pocahontas '20, Comedy Concert '20, Choral Club '19, '20, Senior Class Flower Com., Movie Com., French Club '20. FIDELIA FRANTZ-'S Fid " English Course "Fire in eaeh eye, and papers in each hand, She raves, reeites and gladdens all the land " Volley Ball '19, '20, '21, Captainball '19, '20, '2lg Basketball '19, '20, '21g Baseball '19g Junior Class Playg Advertising and Finance Com.g Junior Ho11or Roll, G. A. C. NAOMI FRUECHTENICHT General Course "I cannot tell what the dickens her name is! " Volley Ball '18, '19. XVILLIAM FULLER-H Bill " Commercial Course "And when a lady's in the case, Yon know all other things give place " Library Assistant. EVERETT GAGE-" Duke" General Course "I am not greatg I ani simply ele- voted" Junior-Senior Dance Com. Chairmang Junior Class Playg Glee Club Concert '20, '2lg Pocahontasg Comedy Concert '19, '20, '2lg Choral Club '20, '21, Senior Party Com., Anniversary Com.g Fire Prince. HQXVARD GAHLBECK-I' Howie" Mathematics Course " Give rne iny saxophone And a lady for my own" Senior Class Play. HELEN GELLERMAN General Course "I wish to be simple, honest and frank" VERA GIESKE-" Vee " English Course " The best woman is the one least talked about" French Club '20, 'Zlg G. A. C. '20, '2lg Junior Honor Roll. i JOSEPH C. GOLDMAN-" Joe " Science Course "Ho has an eye for business" Cadet '18, '19g Inter-Class Baseball '19g Busi- ness Manager Mirrorg Business Manager Ma- roong H1-Y Clubg Junior Audubon Society '19g VVinner Alpha Intelligence Testg Comedy Con- cert '21. GEORGIA GRAVES-" George " General Course "Is it possible that I ani here on tirne and haven't forgotten sorne- ? J! thing. Senior Class Playg V.-Pres. Booster Club: Jun- ior Mirror Staffg Junior Athletic Club '19, '20, '21, Sec. '20, Glee Club '19g Comedy Concert '19Z Vol- ley Ball '18, '19, '20, '21g Baseball '18, '19, '20, '21g Captainball '18, '19, '20, '21g Basketball '18, '19, '20, '21g Freshman Party Com.g Junior Picnic Com.g Senior Movie Com.g "Hot Dog" Com.5 Ticket Sales Com.g Class VVill Com. HOVVARD K. GRAVES Science Course "'Aln1ost to all things could he turn his hand " Chairman Movie Committee, Editor-in-Chief Maroong Boys' Glee Club '21g Choral Club '21g Glee Club Concert '21g Library Assistant '18, '19g Junior Audubon Society '19, Hi-Y Clubg Junior Class Playg Senior Class Playg Students' Natural Research Society 'ZOQ Latin Club '21g Comedy Concert '21g Fire Prince. JAMES GRAY-" Jimmie " General Course "A genial disposition brings its own reward, and inany fric'nds" Freshman Party Committecg League Basket- ball '18g Inter-Class Basketball '19, '2Og Light- weight Basketball '21g Football Lightweight '20. EVA GROH-" NVee XVee " Commercial Course " 511635 a bonny wee thing " Comedy Concert '20g E. H. S. Scribes' Secre- tary and Treasurer. ERNEST HANAFORD-" Erny " Mathematics Course "A sudden thought strilers nie " Senior Class Playg Orchestra '20, '21g Bandg Good English Play '19g Comedy Concert '21' Reading Contest '18g Library Assistant '21, 1 EDXVARD HARTE-" Ed " General Course "lt svcrns to nie that you are in some brown study " Comedy Concert '21, ELIZABETH HAYES-" Betty " General Course " She would sing the savageness out of a bear " Second Girls' Glee Club '19, First Girls' Glee Club '20, '21, Comedy Concert '19, '20, Good Eng- lish Play '19, Fresh.-Soph. Reading Contest '19, Junior Color Com., Pocahontas, Glee Club Con- cert '19, '20, Fire Prince, Northwestern Decla- mation Contest. MARIAN HAYES Foreign Language Course H50 wise, and yet so young" Junior Honor Roll, Associate Editor Maroon, Senior Class Play, Assistant Editor junior Mir- ror, Volley Ball fCapt.J '19, President Latin Club '21, President Spanish Club '21, French Club 518, '19, '2J0, '21, Vice.-Pres. '21, Comedy Con- cert 1. CATHARINE HAYGREENE if J, General Course "On one she smiled, and he was blessed " Fresh.-Soph. Reading Contest '19, Good Eng- lish Play '19, Comedy Concert '20, '21. CHARLES HAYVVARD Mathematics Course " Business tomorrow " Major League Basketball, Minor League Bas- ketball, Interclass Basketball '20, Football Light- yveight '20, Senior Picnic Committee, Cadet 18, 19. MADELINE HAZLEHURSTM KK !! English Course "She had learning enough to have given dignity to a bishop" Junior Honor Roll, French Club '18, '19, '2J0, '21, Pres. '20, '21, E. H. S. Orchestra '18, '19, '20, Baseball '17, 18, Volley Ball '17, '18, Winner Fresh.-Soph. Reading Contest '17, VVinner Fresh.- Soph. Reading Contest '18, Winner VVar Sav- ings Speech Contest '18, Mirror Staff Exchange Editor, Maroon Staff Assistant Editor, Glee Club Concert '19, Latin Club '20, '21, Comedy Concert '19, Freshman Party Committee, Senior Talent Program Committee, G. A. C. '18, '19, Candy Committee '21. DOROTHY HELLBERGHN Dot " English Course "Do you not know I aan a woman? When I think I must speak " Reading Contest '17, '18, French Club '20, '21 Secretary, Junior Class Play, Senior Class Play, G. A. C. '20, '21, Senior Party Committee. LGRETTA MAE HELM-" Helm " General Course "Ag1'ceable and happy " Volley Ball '17, '18, '19, '20, Baseball '17 '18, '19 '20, Captainball us, '19, ,205 Basketball,'18, '19: '20, G. A. C., Gym. Exhibition '17, Hockey '2O. IRMA HEMMING-li Norm U Foreign Language Course " Full lustily she struck, and lo, a tune came forth " Basketball 'ZOg Volley Ball 'l8g G. A. C.3 French Clubg Maroon Staff Joke Editorg Latin Clubg Senior Class Playg Comedy Concert 'Zl. EDVVIN HENDERSON-'J' Ed " Manual Training Course "I am 'very determirrzedg nothing moves me " Cadet 'lSg Corporal 'l8g Minor League Basketball '17, '18, INA HOLLINGSXVORTH General Course " The proper study of marzkirzd is M A N " ALSTON HOUSEHOLDER- " Qstrich " English Course " Tall in stature, in wisdom long " Hi-Y Clubg Students' Natural Re- search Societyg French Club Library Assistant. PHIL HQXVARD-" Dizz " General Course Hlllary had a little lamb " Football Lightweight '19, '20g Junior Picnic Com.g junior Class Vice-Pres. FRANK HUETTER General Course " What l am, I have made myself " Senior Class Play: Hi-Y Club. LESLIE HUMBRACI-IT-" Les " General Course " He came, a stranger in our midst, and won our hearts " Latin Club. ABRAHAM ISRAELSON-"Abe" General Course " His years but young, but his experi- ence old " " Hot Dog" Com., Hi-Y, Cheer Lead- er, Football Ticket Com., Popularity Contest '17, Faculty Party Com., Class Will Com. BEATRICE JAMES-U Beat " English Course " O woman! It is thou that canseth the teinpesfs that agitafe inan- kind " Junior Class Play, Comedy Concert '18, '19, '20, French Club, G. A. C., Glee Club, Choral Club, Annual Concert, Baseball '18, League B. B. '18, '19, Vol- ley Ball '19, junior Dance Com., Sopho- more Party Com., Senior Party Com. PAUL JEANMAIRE-H jean " General Course U Begone dnll care! I prithee be gone from me " Boys' Glee Club '20, '21, Comedy Con- cert '20, '21, Junior Mirror-Athletic Editor, Senior Finance Com., Maroon Staff-Athletic Editor, Cadet '18, '19, Junior Dance Com., Annual Concert, " Hot Dog" Com., Cheer Leader, Soph. Party Com., Hi-Y, Fire Prince. JOHN PAUL JENsEN-if Jamey H General Course " His pencil was striking, resistless, and grand, His nianners were gentle, comply- ing, and bland" Freshman Decoration Com., Orches- tra '18, '19, '20, Band Com. '20, Play Scenery Com. '19, '20, '21, Library Assist- ant '20, Maroon Staff-Artist. ARTHUR JoHNsoN-ff Red " General Course " Red hair does not always bespeak a fery temper " Class Basketball '18, '19, '20, Major League B. B. '18, '19, H. S. Basketball '20, '21, H. S. Football '20, Class Base- ball '19, Junior Class Play. HOXVARD JONES-" jonesy " General Course "A gentle beast, and of a good con- science" Junior Class Play, Football Light- weight '20, Hi-Y Club. ERMA C. JORDAN-H Bluff " General Course Ulf she will, she will, if she won't, she won't,' and that's an end of it" League Basketball '20, Volley Ball '19, Flower Com., Senior Class Play, Glee Club '20, Junior Honor Student, Choral Club '20. VIVIAN D. KELLEY-" Bobbie " English Course " To see her was to love her, Love but her, and love forever " Freshman Party Program, Fresh.- Soph. Reading Contest, The Princess' Choice, Comedy Concert '20, Poca- hontas, Choral Club '20, '21, Glee Club '20, '21, Pres. '21, Maroon Staff-Assist. Ed., Mirror Board, Choral Club Con- cert '20, '21, Latin Club, French Club, The Fire Prince, Class Song Committee. FERDINAND KINANE-" Ferdy " Mathematics Course "A man of mighty braw-n arid brain " Maroon Com., Mirror Staff '20, '21, Pocahontas-Stage Mgr., Senior Class Play-Stage Mgr., Choral Club Concert -Stage Mgr., junior Class Play-Stage Mgr., Vice-Pres. Glee Club '21, Comedy Concert '20, '21, Class Basketball '19, '20, '21, Football '18, '20, Track '18, Picnic Com., Major League B. B. '18, '19, Inter- class Baseball '18. RAYMOND KLINGEBIEL General Course "Absolutely harmless " XVALTER G. KNECHT-"1Yalt" Mathematics Course "A quiet, thoughtful, good, sincere lad" Band '18, '19, Cadet '19, Good English Play '19, Junior Class Play, Junior Honor Student, Mirror Staff, Paper Com.-Chairman, Senior Class Play, Hi-Y Club '20, '21, Comedy Concert '2l. MILDRED B. KNOTT--" Mick " General Course " Wliatever sky is above rrie, here's a heart for any fate " Volley Ball '18, '19, '20, Captainball '18, '19, '20, Basketball '19, '20, VVALDO KRETSCHMER- KA' 7, English Course "I have not yet begun to fight" Minor League B. B., Hi-Y Club, Senior Class Play. MABEL LAESCH-" Mibs " General Course "I love tranquil solitude and such society as is quiet, nice and good " E. H. S. Scribes. ELEANOR LARKIN-" El " English Course "Better late than never" Spanish Club '2lg G. A. C. '2lg Glec Club '20, '2lg Choral Club '20, '2l3 Volley Ball 'ZOQ Basketball '20g Comedy Con- cert '2lg The Fire Prince. RQBERT LARKIN-" Bob " General Course "I freely told you all the wealth I had ran in nfzy veins. I was a gentleman " Mirror Boardg Interclass Basketballg Comedy Concert '21g Spanish Club. BESSIE LARSON+-" Tweeny " English Course 'Qillways ready to srnile out loud, and full of pep" Secretary Senior Classg Mirror Staff- Associate Ed.g Junior Honor Studentg G. A. C.g Senior Class Playg Comedy Concert '21. MILDRED LATHROP-" Mil " Commercial Course " Her talents are of the niore silent Class" Comedy Concert '19g Junior Class Play '19g E. H. S. Scribes '20, '21, HENRY LEA-U Hank " General Course " We can hardly criticize a hard worker " French Club. EDNA LEITNER-" Giggles U General Course " What a whirlwind in her head " Gym. Exhibit '17g G. A. C. '20g Food Sale Com.-Chairman. CARLETON LEVILRENZ General Course "Be silent always when you doubt your sense " Lightweight Football '20. RUTH LIND- Gent " Speech is sil f ee is golden " Junior Class Pla PIERRE LOMBARD-" Pete " General Course " .Much stndy is a weariness of flesh " Heavyweight Football '19, '20g Track '20g Glee Club '18, '19, '20, '215 As You Like It, The Fire Prince. WINNIFRED LQYVE-" Winney " English Course ".More ability than has been brought to light " B. B. '18, '19g V. B. '18, '19, '20g Base- ball '18, '19g League Basketball '19, '20, Latin Club, G. A. C., Comedy Concert '21, MARGARET LUNDGREN- If J! General Course " Her voice was ever soft, gentle and low, an excellent thing in woinan " Baseball '17, '18, '19, '20g Volley Ball '17, '18, '19, Captainball '18, '19g Class Color Com., Advertising Com., Movie Com.g Comedy Concert '19, '20g Maroon Staff-Artist, G. A. C. '19, '20, '21, Glee Club '18, '19, Ticket Sales Com. MARGARET MCBRIARTY- ii !! Commercial Course "Never works and never hnrries, Loses slips and never worries" Gym. Exhibition '17g E. H. S. Scribesg Princess' Choiceg Class Prophecy Com. MINNIE MCBRIARTY-'i Min " Commercial Course "She hath broken many a inanly heart" Gym. Exhibition '173 Volley Ball '17, 183 Captainball '17, '18g Maroon Staff, E. H. S. Scribes-Vice-Pres. CLARK MCKENZIE-" Mac " General Course "He sells his books-but newer reads them " High School Cadets '17, '18, '19g Senior Dance Committee. ARNOLD MCM T-" Mac " I Gen' 3 "I grow intoxl Q h my own eloquence " 1 Maroon Staff-Subs. Mgr.g Junior Mirror Staff-Associate Ed.g Booster Club-Sec.g Senior Class Playg League B. B. '18, '19, '20g Senior Movie Com., Band Com.g Fresh. Party Corn.g Spanish Clubg Hi-Y Club. GRAHAM MCQUEENEY-'A Mac " Commercial Course "He'.v o good fellow " Lightweight Football '20. LOIS MACCARTHY General Course " In mine eye she is the sweetest lady I ever looked on " Candy Com. Chairmang Senior Class Playg Gym. Exhibition '17g Comedy Con- cert '21, MAOR1 MALONEY English Course "Independence now and forever- Amen " Volley Ball '18, '19, '20g Baseball 'l8g Basketball '19g Tennis Com. '19g League Basketball '20g Spanish Club '21g G. A. C. '20, '21, ROY MASSA-" Moy " Commercial Course "Boshfulness is an ornament of youth" Minor League B. B. '19g Assist. H. S. Treasurer '21, FLORENCE M. MEIERHOFIL- "Flossie" General Course "Nothing is more adroit than irre- prooehable conduct" French Clubg Comedy Concert '19, '21g Announcement Com.g G. A. C. '20, '21g Food Sale Com.g Orchestra 'Zlg Third Girls' Glee Club. XVILLIAM C. MISC1-IKE-" Bill" General Course " Ee' to my principles, I glory in hefvin' nothing of the sort" , Entered from Hastings, Nebr., High School in Sophomore Yearg Junior Class W Playg Hi-Y Clubg Minor League B. B. '19. , 41 EVELYN MUMME-U Eve " General Course " What's in a name? ' Athletic Club Committee. J HELEN C. MUNROE-" Helen " General Course " Wliat'.s a woman? One of natni'e's agreeable surprises " Junior Class Playg Comedy Concert '20, 215 Indoor '18, '19, '21g Captainball '19, '20g League Basketball '20, 'Zlg Volley Ball '18, '19, '20, '21g G. A. C.g Picnic Com.g Ticket Sales Com. y VERNA NASHMU Sunny " General Course " Unthinkizzg, idle, wild and young, I laughed, and danced, and talked, and snng " Comedy Concert '20, '21g Class Motto Com.g G. A. C.: Volley Ball '19g League Basketball '20g Gym. Exhibition '17g Glee Club 'Zlg Choral Clubg The Fire Prince. HARQLD J. NEWMAN-'K string " General Course "He was a nzan and I shall not soon look npon his like again" Pres. Senior Classy Editor-in-Chief Junior Mir- rorg Boys' Athletic Editor-Mirrorg Junior Class Playg Senior Class Play: Business Mgr. Choral Club Concertg Business Mgr. Fire Princeg Sec.- Treas. Boys' Glee Club '21g Choral Clubg Sec. Hi-Y Clubg French Clubg Junior-Senior Dance Com.g Junior Picnic Com.: Junior Banquet to E Meng Comedy Concert '21. GERTRUDE M. NICOLH"Trudy " General Course "And as the bright snn gloififies the sky, so is lzer face illnniined with her eye " Junior Mirror Staffslixchange Ed.g Junior Class Playg Maroon StaEeAss't. Ed.g Movie Com.g Comedy Concert '20g Girls' Athletic Club '20g Booster Club Com., Food Sale Com.g Senior Class Historiang Junior Picnic Com.g Class Song Com.g Ticket Sales Com. BELLE NOONAN Commercial Course "Eai'th's noblest thing-a 'woman perfected" League Basketball '19, '20g Captainball '19g Ma- roon Staff-Steno.g Glee Club '21g E. H. S. Scribesg Choral Club '21g Booster Club-Treas.g Senior Class Play Advertising Com.g Choral Club Concert Advertising Com., Advertising- Finance Com.g The Fire Prince. EVELYN NOREN General Course "From the crown of her head to the sole of her foot, she is all kind- ness " FRANK O'BEIRNE-J' Puss " Manual Training Course " His high standing was excelled only by his good nature" Junior Picnic Com., Lightweight Foot- ball '20g Junior Class Play. THORNTON O'CONNOR- " Thorny " General Course " Hot air is all right, but see that it is well conipresscd before you use it J! Basketball '18, '19, '20, '21, Capt. '20, Football '18, '19, '20. FRANK O'FLAHERTY Manual Training Course " Perseverance conquers " GEORGE XVM. PECK-H Fat" General Course "God niade all fat nzen merry" Military Training '18, '19. CORA E. PERKINS-" Tinker " Commercial Course "If you can't do anything else to help along, just sniile " G. A. C.g Volley Ball. FRANCIS PETERSON-" Pete " General Course "Some inen have only one book with theni, and others a library " ELDON NV. PFLAUM-" Shortie" Science Course "And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew, That one small head could carry all he knew" Freshman Refreshment Com.g Comedy Concert '18, Junior Class Playg Band '17, '18, Bangl Com. '21, Minor League B. B. '18, '19g Interclass 'l8. RUTH PLAGGE-K' Ruddie " Commercial Course "The majority of mankind is lead " EDITH PLAYER-4'Ed " General Course "She hasn't been studying hard enoughg she only got ninety-nine in her last quiz" Sec. Junior Classg Junior Honor Stu- dentg Junior Class Playg Senior Class Playg Assist. Ed. Mirrorg Maroon Com.g Glee Club '2lg Choral Club '2lg Choral Club Concert '21g The Fire Prince. THOMAS PLUMLEIGH-" Tom " General Course "A queer eonibination of oddity and frm, Wlio takes a joke and inakes a pun " GERTRUDE QUALEN-" Trudie " General Course " To those who know thee not, no words can paint, and those who know thee, know all words are faint " Entered from E. Aurora H. S.g Junior Class Playg Glee Club 'Zl-Vice-Pres. '2lg Choral Club '2lg Choral Club Con- cert 'Zlg The Fire Prince. CLARENCE RAMM-" Rammie " General Course "Long were his legs, and full lean " Senior Class Playg Dance Committee. JOHN RAUSCHERT-'f Johnny " Mathematics Course " The nzan that blushes is not quite a brute " Glee Club '2lg Choral Club '2lg An- nouncement Com.g Hi-Y Clubg Choral Club Concert '2lg Senior Banquet to E meng Band '17, 'l8g Baud Com.g The Fire Prince. HAROLD READE Mathematics Course " Young in liinbs, in judgment old" Hi-Y Clubg French Clubg Spanish Clubg Latin Clubg Students' Natural Re- search Society. EDXYIN RIEMER-'K Hammer " General Course " Nothing is more useful than silehee " Cadets '17, '18, 'l9g Senior Class Playg Football '19, '20. IRMA RENNER General Course "Arniable and agreeable, but try and slip anything over 011, her " Candy Com. '21g Gym Exhibition '17. VIVIAN BIXBY RICE-" Slim " Commercial Course " Study has made her very lean" Girls' Athletic Clubg Audubon Societyg League Basketballg E. H. S. Scribes. ELIZABETH MAY RICHMOND- 'f Betty " English Course "My eyes simply 'ZU071,l behave" Comedy Concert 'l9g Gym. Exhibition '17g Girls' Athletic Club, Latin Clubg Volley Ball '18. CLARICE E. ROHLES-" Shorty " General Course "Infinite riches in a little room" Food Sale Committee. MARGARET H. ROSS-" Rossy" Commercial Course " Not without art, yet to 'nature true " I11door Baseball '16, '17, '19g Basketball '19g Volley Ball '16, '17, '19: Captainball '17, '19g Candy Committee, Maroon Staff Stenographer. RUBY P. ROXYE-K' Teddy " General Course "So free we seem, so fettereel fast we are " Junior Class Play. HELEN LOUISE RUN GE General Course "Full of sweet indijereneeu BESSIE SCHEIDLER-N Shi " Household Arts Course "A perfect woman, nobly planned" Volley Ball ,175 Captainball 'l7g Base- ball 'l8g Gym. Exhibition 'lSg Party Com. 'l8g Prophecy Com. ,2l. RICHARD SHIELDS-H Dick " General Course "I know what I am, but not what I may be " LOCKHART L. SCHULTZ- KK IJ General Course 'P' He is the benefactor of mankind who makes two grains grow where there was only a gronehu Fresh. Party Decorationsg Track 'l9g Military Training '18g Junior Class Playg Junior Mirror Bus. Mgr.g Junior Party Decorationsg Junior Picnic Com.g Ma- roon-Art Ed.g " Hot Dog" Com.g Ad- vertising-Finance Com.g Senior Play Publicityg Senior Party Com. Senior Dance Com. CLARENCE SHAVER-I' Fat " General Course " When a child, he fell ont of a win- dow and came down plump " CLIFFORD SIDES-H Cliff " General Course 'I I may do semething sensational yet " Hi-Y Clubg League Basketball '18, '19, FLQYD SMITHHK' Peanuts " Manual Training Course 'fHajvpy am I,' from care l'm freeg Why aren't they all contented like ine? " ARVI N STENE-"Arr " General Course " I lived " GERTRUDE L. STRINGER- " Chili " General Course " Then she will talk, ye gods how she will talk!" Mirror Staff-Personalsg Comedy Con- cert '18g Spanish Club: Gym. Exhibition '17g Candy Com. '21, Senior Class Play. MARIE SWITZER General Course " The Spartans do not ask how rnany the enemy are but where they are " HELEN TAYLOR-" Taylor " General Course " None of your evangelisrn for rne, by heck " Glee Club '20, '21, Choral Club '20, '2lg French Club '19, '20g Comedy Concert '20, '21g Pocahontas: Choral Club Con- cert '20, '21, Girls' Athletic Club, Maroon Staff Art Ed.g The Fire Prince. GLADYS TURNER-" Glad " General Course " Not soon provoked, nor being pro- provoked soon calmed" Volleyball 'l8g Comedy Concert '2Og Glee Club '20, '2lg Choral Club '2lg Girls' Athletic Club '20g Pocahontas: Choral Club Concert '20, '2lg The Fire Prince. KENNETH TURNER-" Ken " General Course "Bad language or abuse, I never, never use " Hi-Y '20, '21, Natural Research Society '19, Library Assistant '18, '19, '20, '2l. EDMUND VILLARS-" Ed " Commercial Course " Silent efforts rnove the world " Cadets '17, 'l8g Students' Natural Re- search Societyg Library Assist. '18, 'l9g Hi-Y Club '21, GLADYS VGLSTORFF- " Giggles " General Course " O love, love, little do you know the mischief you have done me " Gym. Exhibition '17. RAYMOND VVEBB-" Ray " General Course "And the cold marble athlete leaped to life " H. W. Basketball '20g Interclass Bas- ketballg Military Training '18. ELLA NVEEDE Commercial Course "A young person not to be ignored" BESSIE WEEKS General Course "A sweet tooth has been the ruin of many a young life" Second Girls' Glee Club '19, 'ZOQ Com- edy Concert '19, 'Z0g Pocahontas. FRED VVEVVETZER-" Fritz " Commercial Course " llllght is his middle name " Interclass Basketball '17, '18, '19, 'ZOQ Major League Basketball '19, '20g H. W. Basketball '20. CARL WIEDEMANN General Course " To use the tongue is great, but 'tis greater to refrain " RALPH XVILLIAMS-" Duffy " General Course " Would that this life were one long dream of dance and song " English Play, "The Four Verbs"g Comedy Concert '20, '2lg Football '19, 'ZOQ Junior Dance Con1.g Maroon Com.g lnterclass Baseball '20g Major League Basketball '20g Pool Champion '21g Spanish Clubg Advertising and Finance Committee. MARSHALL XYILSQN--" Marsh " General Course " Nothing great was wer accomthlisliad without cizthusiasm " L. VV. Football 'ZOQ Senior Class Playg League Basketball 'l9g Pres. Junior Audubon Society 'l8. MARIE XVRIGHT-" Rea " General Course "F1'cqzi0ntIy within my brain I gently think a thought " Flower Committee. RALPH XYRIGLEY-" Spearniint " General Course " How he studies and recites gives the jiuizkcr forty frightsu Entered from La Crosse, Ind., '19g junior Class Playg Vice Pres. Hi-Y Clubg junior Picnic Committee. MARION R. YQCNG-" Babe H General Course "'Tis shag I know her by hm' gait" LOIS E. ZIMNIERNIAN-H Zim U General Course 'lflt whose sight all the stars hide their diminished head" Freshman Party Com.g Comedy Con- cert 'l9g Gym. Exhibition 'l7g Candy Com. 'Zlg Pocahontas: Glee Club '20, '2lg Choral Club '20, '2lg Choral Club Concert 'Z0g The Fire Prince. MARGARET ZINK-" Marj H Commercial Course "For .thc was foruzca' for sweet, at- tractive grave " Freshman Party Com.g Announcement Com.g Candy Com. E- lil-31 ...... ..... I F'.'?-.1YI.'?-B.9.Q?' -- A...A l??l 01111521 IHHPI11 The Class of '21 How pleasant in the years to come, XVhen all have gone their chosen ways, To ponder over work well done, By classmates of our High School days. From Freshman year, when hopes ran high, To Senior year, with work complete, XVe found each one of us must try To forge ahead and not retreat. All this we think of ere we part To struggle ,mid the tasks of life, For very soon we all must start ' To " play the game " with honest strife. XVe know not where our paths may lead In life's great race for things worth whileg XVe only strive by word and deed To conquer hardships with a smile. Live right! For that is all one needs To gain life's sweetest charityg A royal road of goodly deeds, For " Deeds Determine Destinyf, And some day in the distant years XVhen all of us success have won, XVe,ll not forget to give three cheers To our brave class of '2l. M ILDRED LATHROP '21 ., ua ' ' ' , A51 yf ' Txgf if - f f Lg:-f-XAMN eztkV?,..' -QV' " , lx 'iff' ' . :fiat 1-Q91 ' ' ' Hg' - -f'J f 5yQQQi4?':Z1'+ - 'AV Q, ' - ' ""-' -L, -"ug3iI1E2a,p.Y, .5 W , , . . H. Z 1 --- 41 3 ,.5. " 'et'- 2 mp! -' -1.. N f 'f F iff, 50 QU Tgvmviar?-S fi Sl 5155- A,,,,, ,,,, T .'i'?-.'Y'f-EQQP' ...AAA '.??!- 0 ....... Q,,,, ,.... ,oo ................ -o--vo-v-v-vo---o ..-. vo Gllann lllintnrg nf '22 ENTRAL? Junior 1922, pleasefl "I said, Junior 1-9-2-2. YCS,l11.U " Hello. Is this Maizie? XVell, this is Henrietta. XVhat do you s'pose? XVarren Kenyon has asked us to write the class history, and we gotta have it in by Tuesday! " " Oh, ye cats, and today is Saturday! XYe'll have to hustle some. lVhat will we write about, anyhow? " " VVell -" "Ch, I know! XVe could tell about the different things that happened during our three years. I'll always remember the day when I Hrst heard Mr. Goble say, ' just a few announcements this morning., " 'K Yes, and we Freshies used to be teased by the ' upper ' classmen about getting lost when trying to find our different classrooms." 'K The first thing we really did was to adopt our French orphan, wasn't it? All were so proud when they brought their twenty cents, don't you re- member? H . " And then we had our big, successful Freshman party. Wasn't that ex- citing? All the boys sat on one side, and the girls on the other, until it was time for refreshments. Then they went in couples, because they couldn't get any until they were in partners. Didn't it rain, tho, when we went home? " " VVe won the indoor baseball championship for girls, too. VVe all had so much fun at the Girls! Athletic Club banquet! " K' Wlhat happened in our Sophomore year? " " There were some of our Sophs in the different Clubs. Let's see: There was the French Club, Hi-Y Club, Natural Research Society, Choral Club, and some of the best singers of the Glee Clubs were in our class. They just started some of those clubs, you know." 52 TESEEETEEiII'TIiT'I':-EISPIIEIiiiE-TT':'I5li 'K Oh! and the movies! Weren't they a fine help to the school? Especial- ly on Thursday mornings, they were kind of a treat from the ordinary speech, didn't you think so? " " Yes, but the best things of all were the school Dancing Parties, if they hadn't been so short. That is where some of us first learned how to dance." " Quite a few of our class were in the High School Orchestra. VVe don't want to forget to put that in! " " And then our Junior Year! That's the best year so far, but I suppose our Senior year will be eventful, like they always are. It seemed so good to have some one looking up to us instead of having to look up to some one else. W'e organized our class for the first time. VVarren Kenyon was elected president, and Virginia Stewart secretary. It seems so much easier to do things that way, I think. lVi!1 you ever forget how we got out of school to sell tags to help send the team to Stamford? They can't say the Juniors didnit work then, and then it was one of the Juniors that thought of sending tele- grams to cheer them up." " Oh-and don't forget our movies! They were some of the most suc- cessful ever given, and we made more money on them than any other class ever did. Wallace Reid-isn't he fine? " " I should say so, and Enid Bennet is, too. This is the year we bought our sweaters. They tell us they don't like them, but that's just because they are jealous." " The athletics in High School wouldn't be much without some of the boys of our class. They have won honors in football, basketball, and track. One of the Juniors has more E's than any other boy in the High School, to say nothing of those given to other Junior athletes." " W'asn't the Junior Play fine? Everyone took his or her part so well. The teachers that coached them surely deserve much credit. It was also financially successful." " I had just a ' circus ' at the picnic. Especially when the ants got into the salad. Everybody went home tired, but all had a wonderful time." "Everybody spruced up for the dance. The Seniors said they surely appreciated it, and everyone had a good time. The faculty remarked that it was the most successful ever given at the High School. VVe spent all the money we made on the Junior Play and movies for orchestra, decorations, refreshments and favors." " That ought to be enough, and don't forget what we talked about, or we will be out of luck. Good bye! " 'A Good bye." AUDREY SCHULTZ AND ESTHER XVEBB '22. 53 1 3 1-SECTION v-4 SESSION ROOM " E' HfSf"" ' ' ' 'THE' 'M'A'R'O'ON:C:x::":m1:55 fc' -A- T -------A-A---------o-----oo---oo--00-0 Svvnninn Qnnm 311 ABTS, ROBERT AFFELD, MARJORIE AKIN, HELEN ALDRICH, CHARLES ALDRIDGE, MORTTMER ALLERMAN, EMMA BAIRD, DOROTHY BAKER, VIOLET BALLARD, GEORGE BARNES, DONALD BARNES, ESTELLE BARNES, LELAND BAUMAN, CORINNE BECK, ISABEL BELL, NELLIE BEVERLY, HAZEL BLOCK, BER-NICE BOCHUM, IVAN BOLGER, GRACE BOLWAHN, EMMA BONIN, HELEN BONTN, RUDOLPH BRITTON, EARL BROWN, DONALD BROWN, GEORGE BURGER, FRED BUTLER, CHARLES BUTLER, JOHN CARSWELL, WILLARD CLEVENGER, LELA Svntinn 1 CLOUDMAN, MARGARET COLIE, DOROTHY COOPER, DONALD COTTON, GLADYS CRANE, RUBY CUMMINGS, MARION CURTIS, ILO DAVERY, MARGARET DEARDS, GLADYS DOLBY, MARY DOLBY, MIRIAM DREHER, HOWARD DRYSDALE, HELEN DUERINGER, LOLITA DUFIELD, GARTH ECKHART, ELIZABETH FABRIQUE, MADELINE FAIRCHILD, BEULAH FAIRCHILD, CLIFFORD FLAIG, BERNICE FREYER, STELLA GALLOWAY, GEORGE GIERTZ, LUTHER GROMER, EARL GROMER, MILDRED GREENBANK, GERTRUDE GURNETT, GEORGE GUSTAFSON, TILLIE HAGEMAN, LeROY HANCE, FRANCIS 55 HARBAUGH, LUCILLE HENDERSON, CLARA HENDRICKSON, SHERMAN HILLEGAS, ROLAND HOWARD, GORDON JENSEN, INGRID JENSEN, WALLACE JOHNSON, HELEN JOHNSON, NELLIE JUBY, FRANCIS JUBY, NAOMI KENNEALY, HELEN KENYON, WARREN KEVERN, BEATRICE KINANE, NOREEN KING, LORONA KIRKPATRICK, GLENDEANE KRETSCHMER, LUELLA KRIEGER, EMERSON KRUEGER, LUCILLE KRUSE, VERA KRUSE, WALTER KUNKE, ALVIN LAUGHLIN, BERNICE LEA, RICHARD LEUENBERGER, RAYMOND LUECK, GEORGE NZ IO SECT ROOM 311 SESSION "E 'Hf S" I ' ' ' ' ' mTH'E"M'A'R'O'6N Svmiinn ilinnm 311 Sntinn 2 MACKEY, EILEEN RAPP, LILLIAN MAILLER, SHERMAN READ, MADELINE MARCKHOFF, ALBERT REBER, GEORGE REDEKER, HOWARD RILEY, WILLIAM ROBERTS, ELLEN ROVELSTAD, HELEN ROVELSTAD, RICHARD ROVELSTAD, TRYGVE SACKETT, DeFOREST SCHEELE, RUTH MARR, GLADYS MILLER, RALPH MILLER, THEODORE MILLS, LLOYD MINK, MARJORIE MONROE, MARJORIE MOODY, CARL MOODY, EVERETT MOODY, DESMOND SCHMIDT, MARJORIE MOORE, MARGENE SCHROEDER, LENORE MORROW, JUDITH MEIER, LORENA NELSON, CLARENCY NOIRET, HAZEL SCHULTZ, AUDREY SCHURMEIER, LeROY SEDENBERG, RUTH SHAVER, FLORENCE NORLANDER, VIOLET SHAVER, RUTH O'CONNOR, GLADYS SHEPHERD, NAN JEAN OVVEN, RUTH SHERWOOD, FRANK OTIS, EDNA MAE SMITH, HARRISON PAESLER, ARTHUR SMITH, RALPH PARLASCA, MARION SMOYER, JAMES PATTERSON, PAUL SOPER, HELEN PECK, RUSSELL SPIEGLER, LAMAR PERKINS, HELEN SPIELER, HAROLD PETSCHOW, CECIL SPOHNHOLTZ, MYRTLE PIERCE, LEO STAHLFELD, EDVVARD PLUMLEIGH, THOMAS STAHR, DONALD RAKOW, WALDEMAR STEMMER, ALICE RYAN, EDDIE STEVENS, GEORGE 57 STEWART, VIRGINIA STOWELL, CLAYTON STOWELL, RALPH STRINGER, GERTRUDE STUMPF, ADELINE STUMPF, LEO SULLIVAN, FRANCIS THIEL, CLIFFORD TITUS, LOIS TRAINOR, HELEN TUCKLINSKY, MARGARET TURNER, MAURICE WADE, RUTH VVAGNER, CARL WALLACE, FLORENCE WEBB, ESTHER WEIDEMANN, HELEN WELLER, JOHN WELTZIEN, LEOLA WESTBY, SIGFRIED VVESTERMAN, AGNES WHYTE, GEORGE WILKENING, EDWARD NVOODRICH, EVELYN WRONA, ELEANOR YARWOOD, IONE YOUNG, DOROTHY YOUNG, EARL ZELL, RAYMOND 1 1 w 1 1 S8 L X 2 wffw ' f f ,fi 2? fir 4' 44 , , Cf' gg, 7' ,,j jfff f f 4 ,f ffi 43, C X ,f Z? W I 7 f,,f,y X AW 575 1 f ap V oA- -------A--- -oo--- --A----A-- ------ -- .--- vv---v-- --vv-----------v---::-:::::Q:::Q----9--A--Q --nun -U -A--IAQZL i -Fgilli ,....,. -,,-TEE-lY'!5B.00N Gilman nf 19 3 HE pupils that entered Elgin High School in January and September of the year 1919, considering their past record, have formed a good foundation for the last two years of their high school life. Their freshman party was said to be the most successful in many years. A program was held in the auditorium, which revealed some very good class talentg and dancing and refreshments followed this, The sophomore party was considered by everyone even better. After the program, in which many of the pupils took part, the teachers pleasantly surprised the sophomores by presenting Miss Geister, who, with her games and stunts brought much laughter from the audience. XVatching the dignified " Ding Dong " Meredith walk around with a glass of water on the back of each hand was as amusing as seeing Mr. Goble hypnotized so he couldn't stand up alone. The students enjoyed themselves and certainly appreciated the teachers' interest in the success of the class parties. As to the studies and work of the class of '23, they have a fine class spirit and work hard and industriously when it is necessary. If they keep up their good record, they will make a fine junior class next year. .,s544-v?.ifa- J 42 ., me" ni - ..., - - , m.,. , ,,..., .nav-Ax... ,.,..QQwl ,5g1.:.ll'ili jj U. ., r+g1sgjt3q?g1jg1,-m-'2.':.f,,e- ,:E"StQ,'1,-4',g,f"frs:-34 ,,..,,,,,,,m 1, I 3' 1 "P g ' .' 1 'iffy ' : ff ' f 'fss' -L --,. 'N-ini - . --'f L - V - . 'J V w e g s h N J 1 - - K . 4. dA:'iQaLtY"n1"'Y j . A 1-Mag. ' 5-5 3 -f we-q5..2g! ,Zy l K p nn 'j'r..1'-Q55 : 3 .L --'F'--3 .3 G. Ji,1:9y'Sfg, W . iw is . 3 -s ff' L1'- V -Gr am-,.w ' f ' - " stirs -r "vi ' i:'.:.-- ...,Li- T ' , 5- 1'3" . 'Th' ...---':r'1r5:5:- ":::..,.2:-T' ".A. 'T' -f:...-z1-'1"4-.-- gy' :-" 'Z'""c':.'.'.-:..?:1-me -rrfgifsais. , .Z"r :W-L ' -'.1:."'-"411-- ' 1-mf-+ 'w . " -"- " as- -,c -2 - --'-K--011:-.'vM ' .' - f'- I 1 ' -T l 60 4 i E 61 M 211---SECTION 1 N R00 O SESSI BH-5 ,TI','?-!Y':'5B99H-L,,I L A l??L Svvnninn iKnnm ABBOTT, EUNICE ADAMS, CLARABELL AFFELD, MARVIN ANDERSEN, HELENA APP, LOIS APPLE, ELMER AUBLE, VVILLARD BACH, MATTHEW BARTELT, EDITH BARTELT, MARTHA BRISTOL, LUCY BUTLER, HELEN COATS, WILDA CALVERT. MARY COVEY, HERBERT DAKIN, RICHARD DAY, DOROTHY DeREMER, HAROLD DEVVIS, MARGUERITE DeWITT, REUEL DRYSDALE, ALEENE DUFRESNE, ALICE EKLUND, EBBA FISCHER, LESTER FISH, DOROTHY FRANCES, KATHLEEN FRIEMAN, HARRIET Sminn 1 FREYER, EVELYN FRISH, ARLENE FRUECHTENICHT, MADELINE GARMAN, RUTH GEBHARDT, RALPH GERDAU, EVELYN GIERTZ, FLORENCE GILLES, STUART GOLDENSTEIN, THERESA GOULD, EMILY GOULD, ERWIN GRAHAM, DUANE GRANT, ESTELLE GROMER, HELEN GROW, MARION HALL, MAURICE HANSEN, KAREN HASTY, HELEN HATCH, RUTH HAYWARD, BERYL HESSE, STEWART HIGGINS, IRENE HOOSE, PEARL HOPP, CAROL HUMBRACHT, EDNA HURVITZ, GERSHOM 63 11 HURVITZ, LILLIAN JENKS, MARION JOHNSON, CLIFFORD JOHNSON, EDITH JOHNSON, EUNICE JOHNSON, HERBERT JONES, PAUL KENNEDY, FRANK KENYON, FLORENCE KERN, IONE KERN, MARION KERNS, FRANCIS KILTZ, ELWOOD KIMBALL, MARY KING, CARROLL KNIECE, DONALD KRAHN, DONALD KROGSRUD, RALPH KRUSE, VEOLA LANDGRAF, LUCILE LIEK, JEROME LINDGREN, DOROTHY LOCHMAN, LOIS LORENZ, HENRY LOWE, GEORGE LOWMAN, DONALD LOVVRY, HARRY CTION 2 M 211-SE SSION ROO SE xi-f f' o:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::o:::::o::::o:::::::::o Svnninn iinnm 211 MAUER, GEORGE MATTESON, VERA MCCARTHY, DANIEL MCGINNIE, JOSEPHINE MCMILLAN, LOUISE MEAGHER, EDWARD MEREDITH, LEON MERZ, CLARA MEYER, ELMER MEYER, HANNAH MIKO, ANTON MILLER, JULIUS MONISMITH, HAZEL MORGAN, LCROY MOSS, HELEN MUNTZ, HAROLD MURPHY, LAWRENCE MURPHY, LEONARD NEWMAN, BETTY NIEDERT, NORMAN NORTON, MURIEL O'BEIRNE, MILDRED PEARSALL, MARY PEASE, RUTH PERKINS, HAZEL PETERS, SOPHIE PETERSON, GAIL Svrtinn E PFLAUM, MARIE PHELAN, EDWARD PLAGGE, ALVIN PRICE, DOROTHY PRUDEN, RUTH QUINN, NETTIE RANDLE, HAROLD RAUE, GLADYS REAM, RAMONA ROCHE, JAMES ROHRSEN, VIOLA ROVELSTAD, GLADYS RUST, EARL RYAN, MARY SCHAFETER, ELSIE SCHOCK, ALMA SEIDENGLANZ, LEONARD SEVERANCE, FLORENCE SMILEY, ROBERT SMITH, ARCHIE SMITH, WILDA SOPER, DOROTHY SOWER, MADELINE STARIN, RICHARD STENE, LAVVRENCE STEVENS, PAULINE STOLT, EDNA STONE, CLAYTON 65 STRONG, CHARLES STUMPF, DOROTHY SYMONS, PEARL THIES, ADOLPH THOMPSON, CLAYTON THOMPSON, RUTH THOMPSON, WARREN THURMAN, MERVVYN THURNAU, MABEL TOBIN, PERCY TUCKER, EVELYN TURNER, JANE UNDERHILL, LAWRENCE VAN HORN, EUGENE VAN WAMBEKE, DONALD WAGNER, MELVIN WALLIS, EDWARD WALTER, EDWIN WATSON, CLARICE WILLIAMS, DONALD WILSON, EVELYN WITTMAN, FRANK WRIGHT, ADELBERT WOLFF, MARGARET WOODBURY, ELEANOR .XXD 215 Zf 3, 205 N ROOMS O SIESSI 54151 .... -- A... --TI1E-.1Y'!?B.Q9N-,, L I JBZL Svvnninn Enumn 2113, EU ARCHER, ESTHER JOHNSON, JULIA BOLGER, LAVVRENCE BONIN, MILTON KELLER, JULIETTE KILTZ, THELMA BRANDENBURG, GEORGE KLIPPLE, CHARLOTTE BROWN, LEONARD KNOTT, ETHEL BRYANT, HAROLD KRETSCHMER, WELDON BUCKLEY, ELIZABETH BURNS, LUCILLE CAMPBELL, HELEN CHADDOCK, MILTON COVEY, HELEN DALBEY, JAMES DERENDINGER, ALICE EBELING, AMELIA EGGEBRECHT, CHRIS ELBERT, HELEN ETTNER, GORDON FRIEDLAND, LAURA GIESKE, NORMAN GIVENS, CARTER HARMON, EDMIRE HASTY, MILDRED KRUEGER, IRMA LANDIS, MILDRED LANGHORST, FREDERICK LESTER, NAOMI LIND, EMANUEL MEREDITH, EDWARD MILLER, ADOLPH MILLER, MAURICE MONDY, LEE MULRONEY, LYLE NEWMAN, HELEN NOTO, MARY NORLANDER, MARTIN ORKFRITZ, EDWARD PAYNE, WALTER PETERSON, RAYMOND JERNBERG, MADELINE PLATT, LUCILE JENNY, EMIL JENSEN, LAWRENCE RANGE, MILDRED RITCHARD, EDMUND 67 emh 21 ROSBOROUGH, FRANK ROVELSTAD, THELMA SACKETT, DeLESTER SAYLAND, MARGARET SCHELLENBERGER, IQRXVIN SEYMOUR, FRED SHALES, VVILLIAM SIDES, DUDLEY SIPPLE, EDNA MAE SMITH, EVERETT STEDMAN, HARRIET STEINMEYER, VVANDA STEVENS, RICHARD STORM, DOROTHY SWANSON, ALVIN SWANSON, DOROTHY TAYLOR, JEANETTE TODD, WILLIAM TRACY, CLIFFORD VOGT, HELEN VOLLMAN, MARGARET VVAHL, HAROLD 68 L 69 :::::::::::::::::::::o::::::::::::::::-:::::o::oo:::oo:::::o A-EIi?t ...,.A ,..... T .1iE,1Y'5f5,QQH ,,,,, AAAA, 'EQ Uhr lqirftnrg nf 1112 0112155 nf 1924 HREE cheers for the class of 1924! They are the finest group of Freshies ever known-full of pep and wide awake. They admit that they were a little " green " at first and had difiiculty in finding session rooms, locker keys, and lockers, but they soon improved in this respect. During the month when ghosts and witches prowl, the Freshmen held their party. An interesting program, consisting of stunts, readings, piano, violin, ukelele, and vocal selections, was given in the auditorium. After this they assembled in the gymnasium, where they danced. Refreshments were served, and caps, whistles, and confetti were distributed. The party was chaperoned by the Misses Ellis, Pierce, Clark, Chelseth, Smith, Davis, Kimball and Mrs. Jolley. In November they held their first class meeting. Their class colors, bright blue and black, were chose11 at that time. One day the upper classmen were surprised to hear that a Freshman Club had been organized under the auspices of Miss Ellis. The officers are: President, Eloise Ellis: Vice-President, Leonard Engdahlg Secretary, Virginia Hawkins, a11d Treasurer, Dorothy Gantz. The purpose of this club is to create better class spirit. A school committee, of which Max Hayne is chairman, was selected to give mutual help in school work. The name of the club is a mystery. the initials are " C. D. E." Can you guess what they mean? The Freshies are very proud to claim Louis Semeny, one of the star players on the basketball team. He is a star now, and just think what he will be when he is a " Royal Seniorfl They are also proud to say that the third and fourth places in the ninth and tenth grade reading contests were taken by two girls of the class of l24. Thus far they have shown a fine spirit, and if you don't watch out they will break the record of E. H. S. ELOISE A. ELLIS '24, .Q,rQ 70 4 i 71 W uf 25 ga ,gg x .a 'QVQC' 19? 1. 72 1 SECTION 111- ROOM SESSION E. H. S. THE MAROON I9 0 3 Smimun Qlnnm 111 Srrtinn 1 ABBOTT, E. DEYOUNG, T. HARMELING, C. ADKINS, R. DRALLE, H. HARVEY, C. ALBRIGHT, L- DUFER, 1. HAWKINS, V. ANDERSON, H- ELLIS, E. HAYNE, M. Nh ENGDAHL, L. HAYVVARD, V. BARNE G f - EPPENSTEIN, 5. HETMAN, E. BARNES' G: ERICKSON, M. HELM, N. BARNWELLY O' EENVVTCK, L. HOAGLAND, S. BARRY, A. FERRDN, D. HDEMANN, 1. BERNARD, M. FIERKE, M. HOFMANN, M. BELL, B, FILLMORE, R. HOPP, A. BELSHAU, E. FINNELL, C. HORNE, M. BARNARD, M. FDELSHOVV, A. HILL, L. BODENSCHATS, R. FOXVLER, C. HUETTER, M. BRAMMER, E. EREDERTCKS, E. JARRETT, N. BRAUN, J. FREYER, F. JOHNSON, E. BRINK, H. ERTSH, R. JORGENSON, E. CALVERT, VV. GABLER, J. KELLEN, R. CARLSON, A. GANTZ, D. KENT, N. CARLSON, C. GATZKE, D. KEVERN, M. CALOHAN, E. GERKA, M. KING, E. CONNOR, J. GIBSON, R. KING, M. CONDVER, VV. CTLMDRE, H. KRUCER, M. COOPER, V. GOLDMAN, A. LANGE, H. COX, F. GREENBANK, M. LARKIN, M. DAMISCH, F. GREFSRUD, A. LEACH, J. DANEKAS, L. GROMER, E. LEHMANN, E. DANEKAS, M. GROMER, s. LETTNER, E. DANFORD, L. GUPTAIL, H. LEPPERT, E. DANTELEK, J. HAEFENMYER, M. LINDCREN, R. DEVVIS, E. HALPIN, M. LINNELL, R. DEXVITT, E. HAMEISTER, M. LOWRIE, J. 73 111-SECTION Z M SESSION ROO 0-- -v----v--v--v--v-ov--L ..-. -----v---ovvov-oooooooooa -FQFILE ...,...A.AA TEE-3Y':5B99N--,,, - L, Sveuninn ilinnma 111 amh 114 MACAULAY, R. MAPES, R. MATTHIAS, R. MCBRIDE, D. MCCLELLAND, H. MCCORNACK, E. MCEVVAN, E. MCGARITY, D. MEADOVVS, G. MEAGHER, P. MEISER, E. MOSIMAN, D. MUETTERTIES, L. MULRONEY, E. MULRONEY, J. MURPHY, G. MYHRE, H. NITCHMAN, H. NJUST, S. NOBLE, E. NOLEN, M. OSTDICK, A. OTTO, R. PARLASCA. E. PEARSON, M. PENBLA, L. PETERSEN, VV. PFAFFLIN, F. PFLAUM, L. Srrtiun 2 PHELAN, R. PIHL, R. POND, M. PRICKETT, G. RAKONV, 1. REMUS, M. ROBINSON, E. RORIG, L. ROSS, H. SCHERRUBLE, SCHMITZ, P. SCHUETTE, R. SCHULMEISTR SEAGREN, R. SEIDEMGLANZ SEMENY, L. SHALES, E. SLOTVVINSKY, L. AT, N , A. P. SPONHOLTZ, G. STAGE, D. STICKLE, E. STONE, A. STRANDT, D. STRINGER, F. STUDTMAN, G. STUMPF, H. SVVAN, G. TI-IERRIEN, E. 75 THRUN, V. oooo THOMPSON, G. TOBIN, B. TOBIN, B. TOBIN, P. TURNER, D. VAN BUREN, J. VOLPR, H. VOLTZ, E. WALLMUTH, WAGNER, 1. WALSH, M. WALTERS, R. VVATERSON, WEEKS, E. WEEE, G. WEST, R. NI WESTERMA1 WHALEN, R. O. E. , P. WHITTAKER, E. VVIEDEMAN, WILSON, G. V. WINKELMANN, G WOLEF, M. WORLEY, H. WRIGHT, M. YOUNG, C. ZINK, W. ROOM 102 SESSION 0 .... - .... ----- vv... Q ..,...... -- ..,,. -oo E. H. S. THE MAROON 1921 0 .... - .... ooo---oo Svvzniun 'Qinnm 1112 ADAMS, LILLIAN ADAMS, MARION AHRENS. ARTHUR ALLEN, ORTHO ANDERSON, ALICE APP, BERNARD BAN, JOHANNA BECK, EDWIN BEHM, HARRY BEHRENS, HAROLD BERNSTEIN, ISABEL BETH, VIOLET BOWEN, MARION BROVVN, DOROTHY CALLOWAY, HELENE DAVIS, CALVIN DELAHUNTY, RICHARD DePEVV, EYELYN DIERSCHOVV, ESTHER DODD, ESTHER DIICASSE, EDGAR DUNNING, VIOLA EISLER, LOIS EURICK, HAROLD EWERT, VIOLET FAIRCHILD, BLANCHE FERRIS, PHOEBE FISCHER, VVESLEY FLETCHER. LAWRENCE FLICR, GEORGE CAMPBELL, VERNETTE FLQRY, JANIES CHAPMAN, ROBERT CHRISTIE, GORDON CIOCCA, HARRY COBURN, ROSWELL COLFORD, IRVING COLLIN, WILBUR COREEN, EFFIE CROVVFOOT, VVILBUR DAKIN, MARID DAVIS, RICHARD FRANZ, EVELYN FREEMAN, IRENE FRUECHTENICHT, EMIL GARRISON, PEARL GOULD, LILLIAN GRAIZIFER, MELITA GUNDERSON, HELEN GUSTAFSON, XVADE HARLAN, EDGAR HART, TULIAN -77 HEMMING, PHILIP HERBSTER, HELEN HESS, MARY HOFFMAN, HAROLD HOLTHUSEN, BENJAMIN HOLTZ, DOROTHY HOYE, ALVIN JOHNSON, CARL JOHNSON, ELMER JOSEPH, LESTER KADOW. FREEMAN KASULES, EDWARD KERN, WARD REIL, PEARL KRUMM, RAYMOND LAGERSTROM, LEONARD LANDWEHR, CHARLES LANGE, ERMA LANGELLIER, VERNETTE LANGHORST, MARGARET LEIBOVOTZ, JULIUS LEITZOW, RAYMOND LOCHMANN, RUSSELL LOFGREN, FOREST LOHBAUER, MERXVIN LOOMER, ALFRED -------oou----- - ---Q SESSION ROOM 104 LEfHf5fm""""'TH'E"19I'A'R'O'ON""' -I-H1621 '-A'-A""'A---AA--o:::::::::::::::::::::::o::oo:::::::::: o ..-..-........ ,,v- C Svvnninn linnm 1114 MARCKHOFF, EDWIN MARTINDALE, PRICE, ELVIN RAHN, ELVVOOD MARGARET RANGE, ELMER MATTISON, ROLAND MCGRAW, EDWARD MCMAHON, KATHERINE MEIGHAN, WINIFRED MITTER, HARRY MOONEY, GENEVIEVE MUNTZ, LORENA NAYLOR, ROY NELSON, GEORGE NEMETZ, EMIL NEWMAN, WILLIAM NIGOLL, JOHN NISS, EVELYN NOBLE, ELLA NOIRET, JEANETTE OLSON, ALBERT OUTHOUSE, HELEN PARREN, LEONA PATCHEN, NEWTON PHELPS, ERMA PLUMLEIGH, GEORGE REESE, LOURRAINE REID, HELEN REID, NEVA REINKING, PERCY ROBERTS, GEORGE ROSS, HAROLD ROYER, EDNA SCHELLENBERGER, STIENMEYER, HILDA STUMRH, LOUISE TAZWELL, FLORENCE TIMM, HARRY TIMM, IRVING TORLING, JOHN TURNER, LYLE TUTTLE, MARGARET VOLSTORFF, VIVIAN VVAGNER, EARL ARTHUR VVAITE, KATHERYN SCHLAGER, ROLAND SCHMIDT, EVA SCHMIDT, GEORGE SCHREEVE, HELEN SEDLACK, EVELYN SMITH, DOROTHY SMITH, LESTER VVALMUTH, MARGARET WALZ, HAROLD XVATERMANN, WILBERT WELCH, EVELYN VVESTBY, ELSIE WIENKE, WILHELMINA SPONHOLTZ, HAROLD VVILKONING, HILDA STERN, THEODORE STEVEN S, VVILLIAM WIMPELBERG, EVANGELINE STEVVART, KENNETH WOLFF, PAUL STRUCKMAN, EDVVARD YAFFE, MOLLIE 79 SESSION ROOMS 202 AND 212 'Ef'HfS."""m"'T'H'E"M'A'ROON"""''m""""' o--,----,------- 1921 --v-- ..Y... v---v --.... o--o-vo-vooo--o0oo,,, Swnninn linnmn 2112 ABBOTT, MILDRED GERBER, G-LADYS ALBRIGHT, MILDRED GOBLE, BENJAMIN ALLISON, LEOLA ANDERSON, HELEN ARNOLD, RALPH AUSTIN, KENNETH BARCHARD, JESSIE BAUER, CAROLYN BEDAU, CARYL BELLOWS, ALICE BERGGREN, DAVID BOETTCHER, CARL BOHL, EUGENE BOHLIN, HARRY GOUGH, RUTH GRANKE, LOIE GRONBERG, WILFRED GUSTAFSON, EDITH HIGGINS, ALICE HILLEGAS, FLORENCE HOLTON, MAY HORNE, FLORENCE HUBER, IeVERNE HUETTER, HATTIE JEWETT, CLARENCE JOHNSON, CARL BRATHUHN, HERMAN JOHNSON, CLAYTON BRISTOL, GEORGE KARSTEN, KATHERINE BROVVN, PRESTON KIRKPATRICK, JOSEPH BRYANT, EDWARD BUEHLER, LILLIAN KOWERT, ESTHER KROGSRUD, LE ROY BURGER, HENRIETTA KUNTZ, KENNETH CARBAUGH, GERTRUDE LAMPHERE, RAY CANNON. MILDRED CANTY, JOSEPH CHADDOCK, HELEN CLEARY, ROBERT LANDBORG, DORIS LANDIS, DOROTHY LARSON, EDITH LAWSON, VIVIAN. CLOUDMAN, ELEANOR LQLIEVRE, JEWEL CRANE, LESLIE LEMVIG, NAOMI CONNOR, CATHERINE LEONARD, HELEN COONAN, LEILA LEVERENZ, DONALD DeLANCEY, KENNETH LINDER, MIRIAM DOLBY, RICHARD LOHBAUER, BERNARD DORRINGTON, HELEN LOMBARD, CARLTON DUERINGER, ORLYN EKHOLM, EDWIN FINFROCK, DORIS FINFROCK, FERNE FISHER, CELIA FITCHIE, FORREST FOELL, WALTER FOOTE, WALLACE GANNON, VIOLA GARRY, GERTRUDE GEBERT, FRED GENZ, MARIE MAILLER, MARJORIE MARKS, MARIAN MARKWARDT, WILLIAM MCGARRY, EARL MCBRIARTY, HELEN MELIN, HAZEL MILLER, MORGAN MOCK, CHARLES MORTON, ROLLIN MUMME, WALTER MUNTZ, WILLIAM NELSON, NAOMI 81 amh 212 NOLAN, CECIL NICOL, ROBERT O'ROUKE, GLENN O'ROUKE, LEO OAKES, EVELYN OSMANSKY, DENA OTTO, KENNETH PALM, LEONARD PARKIN, GEORGE PEASE, ETTA MAE PEARCE, ALVIN PETSCHOW, VVILLIS PFAFFLIN, KENNETH PFLAUM, KENNETH PIERCE, FRANCES PILCHER, ELMER PODEVITS, ELLA READE, CAROL REASON, FOREST ROMEIS, PAUL ROSE, MARIE ROSENE, EARL ROSS, MARIE ROULEY, AGNES RUSSELL, PAUL SCHRODER, LAURA SMITH, NAOMI SMITH, WILDA STETTNER, HERBERT STRUCKMAN, FRANCIS TAYLOR, LAURA TOBIN, WALTER TOWNSEND, CHARLES TUTTLE, DOROTHY VOLSTORFF, IRIS WAGNER, EDWIN WALBAUM, MADELINE WALLACE, EDMUND WETER, DORIS WILDHAGEN, HAROLD WISE, HELEN ZIMMERMAN, GEORGE mk I J 82 1 -------A-- -- A- -A-------:::::o::--- :::::o:::o-::-: v-----v---o--o--ov----v--- E. H. S. THE MAROON 9 o....-...-,,,,---- - ----------::::::--,---v-,,-----o 'flmn Hear Erahuatvn Edith B. Bartclt . . Evelyn Gcrdzlu ...... . Gladys Estelle Grant Irma Krueger ...... Martin F. Norlauder .. Lillian Rapp ....... Xvilllllilil. Stcinmeyer .. Riclmrrl C. Xxvillkill' TAQSL sm I.: 6. ,... -, was ' f w..q,,A.w nag ,f,?51-zgj-'- vp.-zgyrg. . . ..S'l101'z'lzcI1zd . . . .Slzorthand ...Stcnograplzy .. . . .Stcuograjvlzy . . .Uamzal Training .......Sh0rt1za11d . . . .Slzorllzizzzd . . .B00kkl7l'f7ll1Q 5 5 gi ' Q xg gxi5'A V651 Q .xr 5' QB- , - A M21 , .72 25:-qxa ,.., 22 -' . 5-2. ffl: Srl-'12-1 N. --- H- , - v - Y -3 - f - f- W' ggxmjy-Q54-un-41fl5iS5 yl61g-liwwuxfi Lii 1Ql?gzv14 ailfywl Xb y f l if r 29333 kv 83 E :Isl Y 9 ga, 4,5 CSQEN Q L, Z 1. ,1 f ,iff , V 5 A f" 'V 'f y 1 n :fi lu V ' X -14 , Z ,. 1' QA If -V Y Q' MW B0 S ATHELETICS "E'P1fsf""""""i'i1'i:''15fSfi:5i5i::'mm'im:1:55i:' Glhurrh LGIN was highly fortunate in securing the services of Paul Church as coach for the athletic teams of Elgin High. Coach Church is a graduate of Purdue University, and made a name for himself in all kinds of ath- letics in that institution. Church won a place on the " Big Ten " all-confer- ence basketball team as running guard. At the start of the football season last year Coach Church had some of the best material that Elgin has had in many years to build his teams from. A review of the season in all the athletics showed his superb caliber of teach- ing. If the coach is unable to continue his services at the high school, his loss will be keenly felt by the school. 86 . --- ------- AA-----o-----A ---------::-:::::o.-:::c::::::::oo --,17v ..... .-...vv .... v Y ----v---- lialigaw An all around good fellow and good coach. Coach Leon Haligas built excellent teams out of green material. He is a graduate of the Elgin High School in the class of 1914. The lightweight teams finished near the top of the lists in both football and basketball. Coach Haligas understands the dif- ferent sports thoroughly and it is hoped his services will be with us next fall. VVe are proud of the teams that these two coaches turned out for the year of 1920 and 21. maggnnrr XVithout this man's services through the football and basketball season of 1921 Elgin would have never come out in the lead as they did. Mr. XYag- goner lived with the fellows, putting the fight and spirit into the boys that was necessary to win. WVhile the team was at Stamford, Mr. XVaggoner was always on the job to show them a good time. As has been reported, he will probably not be with the teams next year. His loss will be greatly felt by both the faculty and in the sport world. Zllrnm thv Glnarh Elgin High School was fortunate this year in having a bunch of athletes, both for football and basketball, that were determined to do all they could and give their best for their school. ln football this determination carried them through the season with only two defeats and these defeats by narrow margins. Although four of the mainstays of the team graduate, prospects for a good team next year are bright. Getting a good start in basketball, this same never-say-die spirit brought them to a tie in the Big 7, through the sectional tournament and to the State tournament where they were eliminated in a hard fought game. At present prospects for a winning track team are good and with the same support that was given football and basketball, the track team can make as good a showing. 87 "ET1fEfm2fm::"iTfE::1C1:ZfE:6?3Nm:m:"':mf55i:' ----v--vvv------------- ........ ------9,-:::o::ooo:::::::::- Ihr "Img Saturn" Glnnfrrvnrv HIS big circuit consists of seven of the best high schools in this part of the State. It is one of the nnest organizations in Illinois for pro- moting clean sports for the prep schools. The schools represented in the conference are Elgin, Rockford, Freeport, East and VVest Aurora, Joliet and DeKalb. In the most prominent sports, as basketball and football, each member of the conference plays every other team twice, while in track one 'I Big Seven " meet is held, with every team in the conference represented. Following is the final football and basketball standings in both divisions: FOOTBALL Majors Teams- Pct. Elgin, .... . .. 1.000 Rockford, .. 1.000 VVest Aurora .500 DeKalb, ...... .500 East Aurora, .333 Freeport, . . . .... .200 Joliet, .... ........ . 000 Minors Teams- Rockford, .. ...... 1.000 Freeport, .. 1.000 Joliet, ...... .667 East Aurora, .500 Elgin, .......... .333 DeKalb, .... . .000 VVest Aurora, .... .000 BASKETBALL Majors Teams- Elgin, .... ...... . 833 Rockford, .. .833 Joliet, ...... .667 Freeport, ... .500 East Aurora, .500 West Aurora . ...... .166 DeKalb, ........ ......... . 000 Minors Teams- Freeport, .. ..... 1.000 Elgin, ...... .833 Rockford, . . .500 DeKalb, .... .500 East Aurora, .333 Joliet, ........ .333 West Aurora .... .000 88 C.fXPTA-XIX " PETE " BARNES 89 ws Wy 1' 3,4-r . if' . L y, HEA VYXYEIGHT FOOTBALL TEAM A-- ---------- ----- A -------------A-- A ---A-A--A-A-q---- ---- --Q "iaf1Isf"'''"H'''rift''M'A'1i'6'oiv""m'' 'vmifiii' 19211 Ellnnihall Swann Heavyweights LGIN HIGH SCHOOL won the football championship of 1920, or as the saying goes, we came out on the " long end of the horn." At the finish of the conference schedule Elgin and Rockford were tied in the num- ber of games won and lost, Elgin and the Red and Black eleven each winning five and losing none. Rockford refused to play off the tie, stating that it was an " uncommon thing to play off a tie." At the start of the season Elgin looked like a good conference contender, many of the old experienced men being back in the lineup. Under the careful training and coaching of Coach Church the team was progressing into a strong and well-balanced team. Our first game was booked at VVest Aurora, where Elgin won 13 to 6. Aurora was a strong and a powerful foe for the Maroons, but they conquered by the old spirit of E. H. S. Freeport was next on the list, playing at Elgin. Elgin also ran up an easy score on the Pretzels, 26 to O. Elgin had improved one hundred per cent since the preceding two weeks. DeKalb, the next victim, was the war cry of the Maroon warriors. The game was played at the Barb City amid a steady downpour, Elgin winning 17 to O. Rockford-that one word meant worlds to the Elgin fans and players. Well, the score came out in a 3 to 3 tie, and mighty lucky for the Rab eleven. This game was the most important game of Elgin's schedule. Something on the order of a track meet was held on the local Held when the Maroons met the weak Joliet team. The final score ended Elgin 58, Joliet O. East Aurora fell before the terrible attack of the local team 34 to 7. Both East and VVest succeeded in scoring the only touchdowns of the five Elgin games played. Thanksgiving was another big day for the Maroons, when they trimmed Decatur 6 to 0 in the hardest fought game of the season. Nine rounds for the champs of 1920. Next year a new squad will be in the field, with few old men. 91 5.4, 'J Lyra - 1 V TEAM FOUTBAI.L HT LIGHTXYEI 3 V "isf'P1fsf""''"""r'i1'1i"101'A'1i'6'6N'"U"im""i65i" .- Qoo: ::ooo: ::o::o:::oo: : :::::::: :::::: :-::o::Q::oooooooQ.o0oo Eightnxright Eiuininn Elgin was forced to accept four defeats when the final standing was completed. Elgin won from XYest Aurora and DeKalb. In many of the light- weight battles more interest was shown by the smaller teams than was some- times displayed by the major teams. Coach llaligas and Captain Howard put out a well-balanced team, con- sidering the green material they had to work with. Between twenty and thirty candidates turned out for the first workouts of the season. The opening game featured a clash with XVest Aurora, Elgin trimming them 22 to O. By the looks of things Elgin had an excellent chance, but the real teams were yet to be played. Freeport came to Elgin for the second game of the season, and walloped the locals 21 to 6. Elgin was outplayed and outgeneraled in this hard-fought battle. DeKalb fell 6 to O before the attacks of Haligas' charges on the Barb City's home held. The less said the better about the game with Rockford, because Elgin lost, 72 to 0. Joliet put the skids under the Maroons on the home field 13 to 6. It was one of the hardest-fought games played by the lightweight squad through the season. East Aurora came back with their old-time luck and won 6 to 0 in the Hnal game of the season for the Maroons. Next year more green material is in line for places on the squad. as practically all of the old men finish on account of graduation. qv x , . . . Iv " E ,zffiiifiitef Q Qisilfli-.0337 6 Q55 WMM Y 93 'M'mu''m""''rH'1i"191'.3Iri'6oN'"""" ""'i62i" E. H. S. resume of Q Glnnfvrvnrv -!Kvrnrh the conference season is as adequate as the selection of an all-conference team. Following this article is printed the complete heavyweight schedule for 1920 and the complete results of all confer- 25 ence games in the major division of play. An aggregate attendance of 50,000 people witnessed the conference games last year. Interest in the contests was far from dormant, and the Hnal title spurt between Elgin and Rockford was watched by an interested crowd of fans throughout the conference circuit. Oct. Oct. Oct. Oct. Oct. Nov Nov. Nov. Nov. THE "BIG SEVEN " MAJOR RECORD 2-East Aurora lost at Freeport 20-12. Joliet lost at Rockford 100-0. 9-Elgin won at VVest Aurora 13-6. East Aurora tied at DeKalb 7-7. 16-Rockford won at East Aurora 26-6. VVest Aurora won at Joliet 13-O. Freeport lost at Elgin 26-0. 23-West Aurora lost at Rockford 3-0. Elgin won at DeKalb 17-0. Freeport tied at Joliet 0-0. 30-Elgin tied at Rockford 3-3. Joliet lost at East Aurora 26-0. DeKalb won at Freeport 7-6. 6-Freeport lost at West Aurora 40-6. Rockford won at DeKalb 40-6. Joliet lost at Elgin 58-0. 13-East Aurora lost at Elgin 34-7. DeKalb lost at West Aurora 14-0. Rockford won at Freeport Z1-0. 20-DeKalb won at Joliet 12-6. 25-East Aurora won at West Aurora 14-6. Thanksgiving Games Decatur lost at Elgin 6-0. LaGrange won at Freeport 7-6. Rockford tied Rock Island 14-14. 94' 'v ,,,',,,,,... , ,U ,,,,, M ,,,,,, , ,, ,,, ,,,,,,,,,, ,,, ,,, ,,,,,,,,,,,, ,,, ,, ,, ,,,,,,,,, ,, ,,, ,,, ,,,, ,, ,, , , ,,, -V V,-V -,, ,,,,, ,, , JV ,N ' ,. ' m1M,,.,,1l,!3 ,,,, ,Nwmm,MM,,,:x,,,m.,,,,,,,,l,,'!T ,. ,,,,mt,,u!,,,,l:1N!!,:l,' ,,,,,,!,,,mW!m!N3,WW ' 'WWW' Mu ,N M W' CAPTAIN "MIBS" DURRENBURGER glllllllllHHlililimillilllillli1'1"ITNWl!!ll3l'U'l'fTi"'fT fl1NN1NW1H3W1WWHNNNNNHNWWWNNNWNEWNNEHWWNWNMMMHNHNIWHW1'RI111WHNWNW1IHMN1NNNNHN1NlHlHHl.II.I'f.fl'1lll.JIIE?llNNNNNHNNwHHH!NNHHNHllNNNHHNWHNNNNNlllllllH"'WlHlW' w 95 I, TEAM I. B.XSKIi'I'I2,AX HT AYYXY EIC HE Q:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: :-: :o::ooQoo:::o::o::oo E. H.S. THE MAROON 1921 :::::::: :: - ---- :::::o:::::::::::::::::o::o::::::::::oQo::QQ- lgraugmvight Eaakrihall Season 1920-1921 HE basketball season of 1920-21 was a great success, both hnancially and for the record of the teams. Elgin was tied for first honors with Rockford, as in football. At the blow of the whistle for candidates about twenty appeared with plenty of promising material. The squad was finally sifted down to ten men, all of them able to hold their own in any tight game. .The first conference game opened with Elgin pitted against VVest Aurora. Elgin was victorious by a 27 to ll count, thereby ousting Aurora from the running. The second game was a complete surprise to the Freeport fans, Elgin coming out on the long end of the score 27 to 23. This was the first time in six years that the Freeport boys had lost a game on their home Hoor. East Aurora tried their strength against the Maroons in their third game and lost 4l to 31. Practically everybody on the squad got a chance to Show his ability. Talk about a track meet! Take a look at this score against DeKalb. 42 to l. Nothing like this had happened before in the history of conference basketball. Elgin's old enemy, Rockford, was the next on the local schedule, and Elgin trimmed them in the last two minutes of play 32 to 28. Baker, star forward and captain of the Rabs, went in the game in the last two minutes of play and bagged four baskets, nearly spelling doom for the Maroons. Elgin struck a jinx down at the prison city and lost a chance to be un- disputed champs of the " Big 7." By this defeat Elgin was forced to accept a tie with the Rockford aggregation. Those back next year are Britton, Semeny, Swanson, Butler and Stevens. Ygifli gvwgn If :wwf 42 5' V Mass 97 TEAM SKETBA-X LI w EIGHT IZA ITNY .IGI . . -AA .... - ..... ---Y---- ......... - ...YY --,----,-- ..... -- ..... 0 lightweight Eaukrihall, 19211-21 Elgin won Eve and lost one game, that going to Freeport on their home Hoor. It was a great season for the Maroon lights, as only once before since the lightweight division started had the minors made such a good showing. Elgin met and conquered XVest Aurora 27 to 13. Coach Haligas played practically all members of the squad that took the trip. The second game was the only disaster of the schedule, Elgin falling before Freeport 30 to 5. East Aurora put up a good scrap in the third game, but Elgin came out victorious 27 to 24. Twenty-one points were all the Barb City five could collect against the Maroons' 30. Rockford and Elgin put up one of the greatest battles in the conference division. The final score was Elgin 22, Rockford 20. The final and greatest battle of them all was staged between the evenly matched foes, Elgin and Joliet. Elgin was victorious 11 to 10. Speiler, center on the Maroon squad, threw the winning free throw. 99 o:::::::o:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::o: :oooo::ooo::o -El-IiIlE,-nu-lun THE MAROON 92 ----- - ----A ------------Q--qQ---- 1 Glnmplrtv Mwakvihall ilivnultzr ' Following are the complete scores of the basketball season of 1920 21 Elgin, 27, Freeport, Joliet, 23, Joliet, 265 Elgin, 27, Rockford, THE CONFERENCE RESULTS Majors XVest Aurora, 11. 21, East Aurora, 15. DeKalb, 18. VVest Aurora, 16. Freeport, 23. 415 Dekalb, 8. Elgin, 41, East Aurora, 31. VVest Aurora, 193 DeKalb, 16. Rockford, 285 Joliet, 24. Rockford, Elgin, 425 Freeport, Rockford, Freeport, Joliet, 23, 393 East Aurora, 11. DeKalb, 1. 45: VVest Aurora, 3. 72, VVest Aurora, 16. 233 DeKalb, 15. East Aurora, 17. Elgin, 32, Rockford, 28. Freeport, 23, Joliet, 21. East Aurora, 285 DeKalb, 11. January 7 Minors Elgin, 27, VVest Aurora, 13. DeKalb, 22, Joliet, 20. East Aurora, 345 Freeport, 22. January 14 Joliet, 21, YVest Aurora, 11. Freeport, 303 Elgin, 5. Rockford, 45, DeKalb, 16. January 21 January Februar Elgin, 27, East Aurora, 24. DeKalb. 15: VVest Aurora, 12. Joliet, 32, Rockford, 19. Z8 Elgin, 303 DeKalb, 21. Rockford, 21, East Aurora, 11. Freeport, 58, VVest Aurora, 8. y 4 Rockford, 57, XVest Aurora, 3 East Aurora, 325 Joliet, 22. Freeport, 449 DeKalb, 17. February ll Elgin, 22, Rockford, 20. Freeport, 69, Joliet, 11. DeKalb, 20, East Aurora, 17. February 18 Joliet, 345 Elgin, 23. Rockford, 27, Freeport, 17. East Aurora, 265 VVest Aurora, 8. Freeport, 245 Rockford, 14. 100 Elgin, 113 Joliet, 10. East Aurora, 345 VVest Aurora --- ...... ---- .... ----------------- .... ---------- A- ----- -vvv ...-, vv v... ,,,,,,,- ..,, vv ....,.. ,,,---,0o,-Q--,--oo Iigilfii ..,,.. ...A, T f'.'?-.1Y'fB.Q9N- AA,A,,.A ..,. ' 231- ----------vv---v-vv---- ...... vv-- ........ -vv----oo--vv----vo Glnmpnaitr Svtanhingn LGIN is the composite winner of the 1921 conference basketball season. The Maroons established this fact by Winning ten out of twelve games in both major and minor divisions. Freeport seconded the list with nine victories and three losses. The Pretzel lightweights' six straight vic- tories gave the Freeport crew the undisputed second place title. Rockford thirds the list and DeKalb ends the count without a single win. Elginls two jars came at Freeport and Joliet. The minors lost to Free- port by a 30-5 count and the majors took the medicine at Joliet 34-23. STANDINGS Teams- W. L. Pct. Elgin, ..... . ., 10 2 .833 Freeport, ... .. 9 3 .750 Rockford, .. ... 8 4 .667 Joliet, ...... 6 6 .500 East Aurora, . 5 7 .416 VVest Aurora, 1 11 .083 DeKalb, .... 0 12 .000 C -X - Q 101 ::::::::::::::::::::::3:::::::::::::::::::::::::o::::::::::o E..H.S. THE MAROON 1921 'hr Svertinnal '1I1I1'11ElmP11i LGIN was successful in securing another sectional tournament for this year. It was one of the best tourneys given out to the conference schools. Both Rockford and East Aurora secured one to wind up their basketball season. The Maroons were never headed. First on the program was Dundee, the best team of the tourney according to the dope. Elgin succeeded in hanging a crepe on their door 37 to 28. Next came Antioch, the dark horses, another victory was the result, final score being 45 to 11. That was the largest defeat handed to any of the schools. Xilauconda worked to the semi-finals and met the Maroons confident of victory. But Elgin completed their unbroken chain of victories by a score of 43 to 16. The final game was played with Wfheaton, a strong team, undefeated and full of pep, but Elgin conquered and won the sectional tourney 30 to 13. Following are the complete scores in the tourna- ment: Preliminary Rounds St. Charles 29, Huntley 14. VVauconda 365 Glen Ellyn 14. First Round VVheaton 353 DesPlaines 17. West Chicago 25 Gurnee 0 Qforfeitj. Vkfaukegan 359 Woodstock 15. Elburn 413 St. Charles 31. Crystal Lake 395 Hampshire 17. Vkfauconda 273 Geneva 22. Elgin 37, Dundee 28. Antioch 20, Harvard 16. Second Round Wheaton 443 VVest Chicago 11. VVaukegan 26, Elburn 25. Wauconda 305 Crystal Lake 21. Elgin 453 Antioch 11. Semi-Finals Elgin 435 VVauconda 16. Wheaton 405 Waukegan 21. Finals Elgin 30, Wheaton 13. ALL-TOURNAMENT Officials VV. H. Driggs and Robert Ashley selected an All-Tournament first and second team and announced them during the final Elgin-Wheaton clash. They are as follows: First Team Smith, Dundee, .......... .. ..... Grange, Wheaton, ....... ..... Britton, Elgin, ............ ..... M. Durrenberger, Elgin, .... ..... Reynolds, VVheaton, ...... ..... Second Team Gustafson, Wheaton, ...... ...... F Semeny, Elgin, ......... ..... F A. Stroker, Wauconda, Unewitz, Waukegan, ..... ..... G VV. Durrenberger, Elgin, . .. .. . . .G o::::::::::::::-::::o:::::::::::::::::Q:::::o::-o-:::::::o:: E. H. S.dA-Hu-U Tglil-E--M-AAR-QQNA-A----A Au A1921 ,v-,,--,- ....- ---v- -... ..v..f -.--... ..... ---oo---o--::::o State 'H1II'11E1ItIP11T FTER a grand send-off the Maroons left on their hard-fought road down State. The State tourney was held this year at the University of Illinois. Thousands of enthusiastic fans from all over the State spent some of their hard earned dollars and accompanied their touted teams to the big event. Rockford, Batavia and Elgin were represented from this end of the State, while southern teams were everywhere with their laurels and glory. Elgin's first game was with Marion, one of the dark horses of the meet. VVe were defeated 15 to 14 by score but not in the brand of basketball. For the last four years Elgin has drawn the winners of the big tourney. This team won the State meet 24 to 23 over Rockford, the only other northern school left in the running. Batavia and Rockford both played good ball way up to the end of the tournament when defeat overtook them. The complete scores are following: Thursday Games 1. Batavia 275 Mt. Carmel 22. 2. Collinsville 215 Fairbury 15. 3. Flora 245 Moline 22. 4. Galesburg 295 Charleston 6. 5. Marion 155 Elgin 14. Q5 minutes overtimej 6. Streator 425 Trenton 13. 7. Rockford 455 Pittsfield 13. Friday Games 8. Batavia 315 Peoria 26. 9. Collinsville 195 Flora 17. 10. Marion 195 Galesburg 15. Q10 minutes overtimej 11. Macomb 385 Springfield 19. 12. New Trier 345 Decatur 31. 13. Champaign 375 Mt. Vernon 27. 14. Rockford 295 Streator 28. 15. Batavia 245 Collinsville 9. 16. Marion 255 Macomb 15. 17. New Trier 295 Champaign 28. Saturday Games Rockford 325 Batavia 21. Marion 265 New Trier 24. C10 minutes overtimeD Finals CSaturday, 8:30 p. m.J Marion 245 Rockford 23. 103 -- ---Q-::-------- ----------::o::::-::ovvQv-- - ::::::o0:::-:::::o::---vv ..... E. H. S. THE--IYI-lf.-13-Qglq-U un l92l :::::::::::Q:::::::::::::----------v- PETER 'K PETE " BARNES "He .Y2L'I'llQ.S' a uzvau pair of dukes " Football. Heavyweight '18, '19, '20, Captain '20. MARYIN "M IBS" DURREN- BERGER "Tho Izardvsi zuorkvr on H10 tram" Football, Liglltweight 118. Football, lleavywcight 119, 20 Basketball, lleavyweigllt '19, '20, Captain 121. EARL "'1'AXXER?' BRITTON "Hc21'cuIc'5 .vlzould have 50011 him " Football, Heavyweight '18, '19, '20, Captain-elect '21. Basketball, Heavyweight 118, '19, '20. Track '18, 119, '20. 104 T ---- -Ao-A-o-A -oooo::o Qa::oo::- I92 s. TH1gu1y1A5RooN -o--- CHARLES " BUD " BUTLER ".-In all-arozuzd good atlz1vtc"' Football, Lightweigllt '19, Basketball, Lightweight '19. Football, Heavyweight '20, Basketball, Heavyweight '21, Captain-elect '22, ,IOHN " DUTCH " AGNEXV "A lad iviflz az sfi1'it" Football, Lightweight '18 Football, Heavyweight '19, '2O. Basketball, Heavyweight '19, '20, '21. XYILLIAM " BILL " DUR- RENBERGER "One 101111-tlflllffl' stazzding guard" Basketball, Heavyweight '21. 105 ------vv,--::::::::::::::-:::A-Q---o-------- v---voo- Tk'.'?,.1Y','?-BQON " 'v"'f5i ELMER CRANE "Always I0 110 dfpeazzhd upon " Football, Liglltweigllt '17. Football '20, , Heavyweigllt '18, '19, Track '17. Football, Liglmtweigllt '21. Basketball, Lightweight '20, Basketball, Heavyweight '2l. ALGL S'l GLS FARXX ICB. , lk bXXl:DlL" SWAN- SON " The figlztiuy ' Sfwvdv ' " "FA lc-UPI headed player" Football, l.ig'l1tweigl1t '17, '1S. Football, Heavyweight '19, '20, Captain '19, Track '19. 106 ----- ------------------------ ---.- ------,-Y-,,-----:---, lfivlilig-UF-nun-'lrlilvlivvlkjlvgli-O-ON-Yin 'U 'mf T 92 ------ -A----- -----A--------A------Q-----Q---QA--QQ---ooo LOUIS " SOUP " SEMEXY "l He sflzks 'vm from any angle " Basketball, lfleavyweigllt '2l. RALPH " DUFFY " NYU,- LIAMS "fl sperm! dvmon 011 tlzf grid- iron" Football, Liglltweigllt 'l9. Football, I-leavyweight '2O. O'CONNER f'T1ze griffivsf quarter-back in the ganzc " Football, Lightweight '18, Football, Heavyweigllt l19, '2O. Basketball, Heavyweight '18, '19, '20, '21, Captain '20, 107 THORNTON " T H O R N Y " fl vv--Y ....... -v---vvv---vv---v--ovvoQ--- ,---, THE MAROON 1921 vo-----v---vv--v--------v---o-,ovvoo-----, -QQ FERDINAXD 'K F E R D Y " KINANE "A 1111111 with jvlmzty of ight" Football '18, '20. Track '18. GEORGE 'KSTEYE" STFY ENS "fl good 1111111 at all f1'11zcs"' Basketball, Heavyweight '21 Football, Lightweigllt '2O. EDVVIN " EDDY " RYAN " The s11zall0st and lzazrdvst 1111111 wiilz E. H. S." Football, Lightweight '18, Basketball, Lightweight '19. Football, Heavyweight '19, '2O. Track '18, '19, '2O. 108 ,---vvo--vo:::::::oQ::::::::::::::::-::ooQo--oo-o E. I-I. S. T H E M .513-Q-Q NA ----- ---A--::::oo:::::::::-v----v- --- ---v--ovv---- "FEET 'El GEORGE BUECHE "Al follower of his lJI'0f11l'7'5 Basketball, Heavyweight '2l. L E O N MDIXG-DOXG MEREDITH A' I Pvffs , Offlvl' fluff J' Football. Liglltweigllt '19, Football, lleuvyweight '20, EARL 'AHOOTCHH HAGE- MAN "A driting facklvu Football, Heavyweight '20, 109 110 N 1 L TEA M 13ASKE'1'BAI.L SENIOR INTERCL.-XSS 93: : :: :oo::::::::: :oo:::::::::::::: :::-::oQ--Qo-0-Q.--qQo--o -EEg?- A........... Ti'E-.1Y'.e.'?99F'-- -A U 'EL ov-----vo--vv ....................... --o--oooo--ooovvoo----vo Svtamfnrh NE of the greatest events of the football season came to the Maroons when they won the right to play Stamford high, an eastern champion- ship team. Rockford and Elgin were tied for the conference winners, but the Rabs refused to play off the tie, therefore Elgin was the champ team. Stamford had completed their schedule without a defeat and were considered the all around team of the eastern schools. It was one big day when the Maroons pulled out of the A. E. Sz C. station. Fully nine hundred of the one thousand pupils turned out at the train, with nearly as many town people. Before the boys left it was necessary for the high school management to raise a large sum for expenses besides the one thousand dollars guaranteed by the Stamford management. The business men of Elgin were called on to help out and they sure responded with a will. Enthusiastic members of the Senior and junior classes turned out day after day selling tags for the team, ably assisted by Manager NVaggoner. Attorney "Mike" McNerney, formerly of the high school team, way back in the hundreds, accompanied the team, acting as coach, because of the illness of Coach Church. Manager Xlfaggoner, Kendall XYhite and "jake " Jacoby, local reporters, also went as first hand news returners. December fourth was selected as the big day and a beautiful day it was. Amid the mad cheering of hundreds of former Elgin people the Maroons were forced to accept the small end of a 7 to 0 score. But don't count the game on the points for the Elgin lads were far superior in the finer brand of football. The score occurred in the first five minutes of play when the big break of the game went to the home team. Never once after that first score were the eastern lads in danger of repeating. VVell, the deed is done and it will go down in history as the greatest battle Elgin ever put up against an eastern school. " Tom " .Tones hnished off the great trip by taking the boys around to all the places of interest in the big cities. Bus and taxi rides were a tame thing for Maroons after seeing the great Hippodrome of New York City, and other fine things. Next year we all hope that the 1922 team will be as great a success. ,iz-. - Y Y W V -. ,Ck . -I I ., , W2 A.. :A Q at ff Sw. 4- s. . V. r ff'l11""'."'i'h 'lu--ns, . 5' Q ' i ' :A'.21' 5""i' ir' ...,,, ..:. . f . Y lib' 543- '. . - 3 'C fl." 15' - n-V: ...intl V fa. A . A - - .,--iv. --F ,, .-.. --. . - -.1 3i"g5,g,':..: is 3. -- i I ' 35. ' - ' 'W .!1.51l--2-:asf-ffl T' milf?" 1" if Q, - ,, , LJ rgrg-,..a.3:i ,,.g-.5 H- I. Y i I -65.7.1 1.55,-.':' .1 HW . . 1. ,p ' f 1: f A '4'."1cf.i...EZv:.' .. 'C'-"'-'L 1333 - ' I S f , RQ: -1 1' -fi-4? J? ' ' s,-', 3 W i' , . .A ...-'S-Gi : V -4 - ff w w. . ,H fra! 1 sg- S ' W'f'+':s.a.'f-gf' , ....t,,-m..1,,,fqfg' - .. 'ui 1.-v .!P5i7L5 -47-" I KK.. "- ."r-.. 'Ai"': ' . A ! -'..i"lif.-' .--.us " . . , . ,. R -'e'g"'fw ' ,' Q' -"ff M ' 4, 41 ,. 'SX' 1.3! g bfvili ,Tv 'ff?:2tf' i M' " -V ..:fwa. 112 113 114 L Q .Mb 6 43.9 'ir 5 0 5 'gl , N 0 952 f 1 - 0 ' vffw' QI f l 'EQ Q oq 17 . .za .W R ' LQ' 1' GIRLS ATHELETICS M HA SKICTHXLL TEA O L SCIIO 'iizicilfsfxxx'xxii-HTE:iififiioiiN::""""""T6ii" ----AAA -----A- -AAA+-:::::::::ooo::coqoooooooooooqooooooooo Srrhnnl Igzmkvthall 'PEI111 OR the iirst time in many years a school basketball team was organized in girls' athletics. Many experienced players turned out for places on this team and a strong' combination of players was the result. Altho they did not complete their schedule, they were victorious in all the games played. They were ably captained by Margaret Ross who is recognized as one of the best basketball players that the High School has had for some time. XYith Georgia Graves and Grace Fern as guards, their opponents were held to small scores. Evelyn Carbaugh as forward, needs no introduction. Her quick and brilliant playing was evident in all the games in which she par- ticipated. The lineup: M. Ross, Cg E. Carbaugh, F5 G. Fern, G, L. Meier, S C, G. Graves, lfg F. Frantz. G. Subs: XY. Lowe, Y. Stewart. Q D -i Air - s i f e ' 10 all x .Q . fig fs: G N.- C il M 494 J" 6 ' .-'7 iff. ' . . Zi QL-ETX, - - i -,. ll7 o------oo-- --A----Q --A------A o--AA-------ooo---ooo--QQ---A-Q Elllillgf.-H THE MAROON l92l Q .... vvvev-- - -----Q--o----v-ovvo .... -v-o-0oQooQ-..--Q.o.-- CEU15' 151111213 Iflall Schedule Get. 10-Seniors vs. Sophomores Freshmen vs. Juniors Oct. ll-Seniors vs. Freshmen juniors vs. Sophomores Qct. 12-juniors vs. Seniors Freshmen vs. Sophomores Volley ball has become a well-established game for girls in the Elgin High School. lhe girls turned out for practice with the enthusiasm of for- mer vears. The games were the best played for some time. Three games had to he played in the first series. The Seniors, overconlident, and taking the games too easily, were defeated in the hrst match. Having completed the schedule, the juniors and Seniors were tied, as they had both lost one game. The Seniors had learned the lesson of overconhdence and met the Juniors with their old-time spirit that has given them the championship for the last three Years. As a result, they won the game and established a record as few other classes have done. The Champion Team XYinifred Lowe, Captain Fidelia Frantz lklargaret R055 hlargaret Fairchild Elizabeth Hayes Evelyn Carbaugh Georgia Graves Helen Munroe Loretta Helm Grace Fern Margaret Lundgren 118 'iifnfsfii : icz:"'T13fEx1Qf.3fii'5ENi:"""" ""'i52i" -- - A - - - -----::--::-:::::o::o-: 1 ::-::o::--ooo-----..-o-- -------v----- Girlz' High Srrhnnl Eankvihall Hli Girls' High School basketball squad had an exceptionally good team this year. lt was ably captained by Margaret Ross. the best all-around basketball player the school has had for some time. XVith the help of Miss Logan a champion team was picked, numbering among' its players tive Seniors and one junior-all stars in girls' basketball. Evelyn Carbaugh, well known to everyone in athletic circles in high school, held up her record for basket throwing in all the games played. l,or- etta Helm, Georgia Graves and XYinnifred l.owe played their usual steady game. Lorena Meier, the -lunior of the team, as center outclassed all her opponents in that position. Grace Fern and Fidelia Frantz need no introduc- tion. Everyone who has met them in basketball knows of their unexcelled ability for guarcling. The members of the team and substitutes are as follows: lf. Carbaugh, ,.................,.,.... lf l.. Helm, G. Graves, XY. l.owe, ....... rf l-. Meier, ....................... c G liern, .. .... rg lf. Frantz, . ..... lg M. Ross, ,..sc M. Monroe A. Stumpf V. Stewart 119 QQQ- - -Q----------- - vv - - v- - - -o-Q: : : 3 3 : : :-----: :-o,--------------------, E.H.S. THE MAROON I92l Q.QQ..-QQ---Q--QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ- -00 -Q QQQQQ QQQQQQQQQQ CE' ' 7 ' trln Jntvrrlanz Lfizmkvihall UIUC interest was shown in girls' haskethall this year than ever he- ' fore because of the keen competition that was displayed. The sea- son started out with a great deal of pep and vim when the Senior athletes played the Juniors and forced them into the hackground hy a count of 28 to 4. The juniors, however, deserve some credit, for it niust be ref inenihered that " Stewie," the bluniors' niain point-getter. was forced to leave the floor heeause of an injury: hut nevertheless. the Seniors, team-work took theni off their feet and made them sit up and take notice. The Senior-Sophomore game came next on the schedule. The Sophs put up a scrappy hattle against their superiors, and they had a 'A neverflay- down-till-you're-dead'l spirit, which proved their grit. The final count of this game was l7 to 0 in favor of the Seniors. The Freshies made it hot for the .luniors in the next game, and they managed to conie out on top hy dropping' in a field goal in the last ininute of play, nialcing the final count 9 to 7. Then we had the Cireen vs. the Red and lilaclc. The Freshies were game, hut were outelassed, perhaps hecause of less experience. llut it was the sanie old story, Seniors -lg lfreshies O. The line-ups are as follows: Seniors li. Carhaugh 1L'aptj,rf1 l-. llel1n.lf3 M. Ross. cg G. Graves. sc 3 F. Frantz, rg: G. Fern, lg, E. Hayes, XT. Lowe, suhs. 120 1 ,M............ 121 122 12 V 1 H V? 4 LJ Q.: 4 H --4 vm w 4 U 21 A LJ I-' A v-4 vu 124 -------- .... -A--------A--- ---- ----- - --A ---- Q---0---------oo 0 -... -vv ---- v ---- vvv -------- vv ------ v-v ----- '-- --'-'--' E. l-l. S. THE MAROON l92l o:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::ooQ::::::::::::::: Ellis 2-Xhmirahle Olrirhtnn HE Senior Class Play, presented on the ninth and tenth of December under the skillful direction of Mrs. Cowlin, proved a success from every standpoint. VVritten by the Hon. James M. Barrie, the story deals with the English nobility and their relationship to their servants. This is a difficult play for amateurs to attempt and the Senior Class may well be proud of the cast who so ably played it. CAST Crichton, the butler, .................................. The Hon. Ernest NYoolley, nephew of Lord Loam, Lady Catherine, daughter of Lord Loam, ........,. . t Marian Hayes Lady Agatha, youngest daughter of Lord Loam, Lady Mary, eldest daughter of Lord Loam, ..... The Earl of Loam, master of the house, ...... Lord Brockelhurst, .......,.................... Mr. Treherne, a clergyman, .... ,..... Mrs. Perkins, housekeeper. . Monsieur Fleury, the chef, Mr. Bolleston, valet, ............ Mr. Tompsett, coachman, ............... Miss Fisher, maid to Lady Mary, ........ . Miss Simmons, maid to Lady Catherine, .. Mlle. Jeanne, maid to Lady Agatha, ...... Thomas, a footman, ...................... John, a footman, .................... Jane, the cook. ..... .... . Gladys, a maid, ........... Tweeny. a kitchen maid, Stable boy, ................ ..... ..., Page, .. .,.... ..... ......... . . .............. . Naval officer, , ..........,...................................................... . .. Harold Newman . Arnold McMahon Irma Jordan Mary Elliott Gordon Abbott George Ackermann Frank Huetter Grace Fern Howard Gahlbeck . ...... Paul Sabin .. Howard Graves . . . Gertrude Stringer .. Lois MacCarthy Irma Hemming .. Frank O'Beirne Marshall Wilson .. Georgia Graves Dorothy Hellberg .. .. . . . Bessie Larson . Ernest Hanaford Waldo Kretschmer Edwin Reimer Blue Jackets. ..............,...,.,....., Alston Householder, VValter Kneeht, Clarence Ramm Lady Brockelhurst, mother of "Brocky," ....................................... Edith Player The Admirable Crichton is the butler in the household of Lord Loam The story shows his transformation from a mere machine to a masterful character who commands those who formerly had commanded him. This part was played with almost professional skill by Harold Newman. In a tropical storm Lord Loam and his three daughters, the Hon. Ernest VVoolley, the Rev. Treherne, along with Crichton and Tweeny, the little kitchen maid, who adores Crichton and furnishes much of the humor in the play, land on an island far out of the path of ships, when Lord Loam's private yacht is shipwrecked. Here on the island all is changed. Crichton takes charge of the situation, putting the whole party at work under his direction and solving all the diffi- culties which arise. Two years are spent on the island, during which time Lady Mary and her two sisters are changed from idle, luxury-loving parasites, to lively, fun-loving girls, thoroughly capable of caring for themselves. Crich- ton is the natural leader of the party and all the others are eager to serve him, even Lord Loam, his former master. Romance in the play is furnished in the love affair of Lady Mary, who is called Polly on the island, and Crichton. They intend to be married and the whole party are having a celebration one night, when a ship's light is sighted. This changes everything and Crichton realizes that now they can return to England there can be nothing between Lady Mary and him. In the last scene they are back at Loam House with Crichton again the servant, showing that while nature ruled on the island, convention must rule in England. Credit should be given the Art Department for the effective scenery. The furniture used in the play was furnished by the VVait 81 Ross Company. Music between the acts was furnished by the High School Orchestra. 125 26 A-X Y I. CLASS 1' IOR JUN "fEf'15fsf"wC"""r'n'1i'C1Q1'A'1i'o6iv""""' nhl-62 Zluninr 0112155 1912113 HE Junior Class Play, presented on May 27, under the able supervision and direction of Mrs. B. Vtfilkins Cowlin, was a financial as well as artistic success. " Sherwood," by Alfred Noyes, the great English poet, is a tale of Robin Hood and his Merrymen in the depths of the Forest of Sherwood. The principal characters of the cast were: Marion, ................ Virginia Stewart, Beulah Fairchild, Esther VVebb Queen Elinor, ............... Margaret Davery, Madeline Fabrique Titania, ............................... ..... ............... A u drey Schultz Robin Hood, ........... Donald Stahr, VVarren Kenyon, Mortimer Aldrich King CKnightj Richard, ............................... Edward Stahlfeldt Little John, ...... . Prince John, ..... . Fitzwalter, .... . Alan-a-Dale, ..., Jenny, ........ . Shadow, . .. Prioress, ..... . Novice, ......... VVidow Scarlet, Puck, .......... . Friar Tuck, Sheriff, .... . Much, ............. Will Scarlet, ...... Arthur Plantagenet, Greenleaf, ......... Earl Britton Charles Aldrich, Everett Moody Sherman Hendrickson Desmond Moody Hazel Beverly Emma Allerman, Margaret Torsblom Lamar Spiegler Helen Trainor Ruth Owen Lucille Harbaugh ,... Charles Butler Raymond Zell ... Ralph Miller Ralph Smith . . . . Gladys Deards Harrison Smith Oberon, ....................................................... Lorona King Rustics, Merrymen, Peasants, Fairies, Nuns, Old Men, Old VVomen, etc. A Viv 971' '2'P-E," "JL Q? QZXIZA 129' :: ff! .:. -1- f -:- .,. 12 W s P 1 'xfllllffgf 127 YIEYIORIES We SENIOR PIJAY THAT WVROVERB TM A A r Vkovflib THAAAAT 'PROOOVIRI 'FATHER R l'TELL r-1oTr-uw EVERYTH :Nav Q BROLKY Ano rwsENY M7 LORD fX Tl 00 MS THE ABHIRABLE CRIGHTON HAVE HAD sum A GLOROOUS ADVENTURE' , va' an il A V 1"ul LADY E NAVY ' IH ff JQYLQ 'W lwm vw I1 IN Trot 1301 YL: ,wo LAST IT vwro Im SEA QRS' mmf' 1' Y If ff qimjf WV" me How Eimsw ousv Q54 - - - ' Q G91 ' 1 JGDE . A , i-if -I 'A dm ? 1 Qzqf 'E, A-3 IJ' Vg X if f' .. 6 yis, ,Y ,If . -' 3 f':,:I' 1: 2 m - , If l F' 1 " x ' '75-. ' 1' F .ia , 4 . l fm ffm , ' .1 f X ' af ' Q ' U Q E r a"-' A 1 'Q V ki J? ' It X3 , . x- . I 4 ' 5' -, 'E ' . X, Q - V- - z- 1 J v , I 4 ::5E:::m, 1 , ' lm A.u:. , ,,-gs? ,...... . .4 un ' E ""'.:'-Hzggn. 4 zsgsgvgi'--: E -- E E NN ff ""' f we QI' ' X iff E, f Y I , .5. V D '- IM I f 1 ' I Y ' H f ' V X 6 U 74, f 171, E 0 , Trai 5' 0 1 h E ar 1. ' -w ' N. ggi EY X' X I - 53' . 2 IZ., . gf E Lthr 'un J lnitafl' Q '--W!-'T H qw 3- - F -Hg ..-.-- -5 . 455. 128 pfdfggrz A-, .,.. A .... ......... - -AA .... - ..... ---Y ..... ---,--,---,--,, E.H.S. THE MAROON l92l ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::-::::::::oo:::::::::-o '-Ilinmrhg lfnnrvri HE Annual Komedy Koncert of April l5, was a success from both an artistic and a financial standpoint at the evening and matinee perform- ances. The stunts put on by various clubs and groups were very clever and entertaining. " Bill Hicks' Country Store " was the name of a charming act presented by the girls of the Pi Omega Nu sorority. The 'fadvertisement people " awoke on the stroke of midnight for their nightly revelry. The act featured both pretty dancing and good singing, including a Dutch Dance by Audrey Schultz as " Old Dutch Cleanser," and a solo by Lolita Dueringer, the " Jello Girl." Margene Moore also won fame as a toe-dancer. "Julius Caesar " had many clever and unusual ideas, especially in the way of scenery. The audience thoroughly appreciated the realism of the death scene. The " Inverted Sextette " was at hrst alarming, but the audience was finally assured that the sextette really was not inverted. In "Grasshopper Center " was laid the action of a playlet presented by a group of three Seniors, Bessie Larsen, Gordon Abbott and Harold Newman. Six ,Tuniors presented the K' junior Follies," an act of good dancing, sing- ing and acting. Virginia Stewart, the soloist, sang " Alice Blue Gown " and " The Girls of My Dreams." " Min and Smythe "consisted of a before-the-curtain act by Milton Burns and Floyd Smith. Members of the faculty and student-body were both fav- ored by many well-tinied jokes. The "Gypsies, Propheciesfl by a group of Freshmen, gave admirably clear views into the futures of members of the faculty and certain students. The " Fourth Dimension H cleverly illustrated some of the modern ap- plications of the science of Physics in the form of mysterious revelations in mind-reading through the medium of a real skeleton. " Playfulness in a Garden " consisted of an unusually pretty and dainty dance by Verna Nash and Lenore Schroeder. Ernest Hanaford and Thomas Plumleigh clearly showed in their 'K cur- tain-act " that they had escaped from a " Musical Asylum." Their collection of instruments was unusual and entertaining, to say the least. A scene in Elgin's "to-be " hotel was represented in the act, entitled ae Gifford " by a group of Sophomore girls as pretty maids and bell hops. The Spanish Club act was a charming presentation of singing, dancing and pretty costuming, including a Spanish duet by Eleanor Larkin and Mar- garet Fairchild, and a Spanish Dance by Charlotte Harvey. As 'K announcers " in the Koncert of 1921, Joe Goldman and Everett Gage were unusually clever and entertaining. Their remarks were especially ap- preciated by the audience, applying directly, as they did, to the faculty and students. if 129 -::: ::ooo::: : :::: :::-: :::::::,::::::ceeeoooeqoooekgooooeooo E4.'i?gL, ...,., ,T.t"E-.1Y'AB.0 QF' l??l-- iguhlir Svpwking S the need for effective speech grows in the business and professional world, so does the number in the High School Public Speaking classes increase. This year shows an increase both in the number taking Public Speaking, and in the increase of interest in the various contests spon- sored by this department of the High School. An enthusiastic crowd tried out for the first contest of the year, the Northwestern University Declamation Contest, held on April 1 and 2. The winners at the try-out were: Lockhart Shultz, Elizabeth Hayes, Mary Elliott and Harold Newman. Lockhart Shultz and Elizabeth Hayes were sent to Northwestern, Lockhart winning a place in the iinals. The next contest of the year was the Kane County Extempore and Decla- mation Contest. The Declamation contest was held first, at Geneva, on April 22. Mary Elliott was our representative and gave as her selection " The Cry of the Childrenf, by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. The Extempore Contest was held at St. Charles, on April 29. Our team was composed of Margaret Davery and Madeline Hazelhurst. Margaret Davery was the first junior ever to win a place on one of our extempore teams. The East Aurora representative won first place at the contest, Made- line Hazelhurst winning second place for Elgin. The last contest of the year will be held on May 27 at Aurora, and will be an extempore and reading contest. The extempore team will be composed of Madeline Hazelhurst and Fidelia Frantz. Of course, we hope we win first place in this contest. As yet the representatives for the reading contest have not been chosen, but in this, too, we hope to win. lVe have greatly missed the contests formerlv held at the Universitv of Chicago and at Lake Forest, but we hope they will see lit to continue them in the future. ...ill e ,- L fi 1, L "W Y V -Y - Y T T liiifillfll . s , Q I T liz F1 A at C - - we X nfl as eeez 2 130 131 132 MUSIC 133 Q I CAST PRINCE FIRE 'iii TESTS:xxx:"'4F1TE:i6FI1i?3EN::m':x'::xi:55T:' Q::::::Q-::::::: ::::Q:: : : :::::::::::::::::::::::o::::::::::o Ihr Ellirv Hrinrv S a fitting conclusion to a successful year the Glee Club presented, on May 5th and 6th, the comic opera " The Fire Prince," by Henry Had- ley. It was received with delight by large audiences on both occasions. Much of the success of an opera such as " The Fire Prince " depends upon beautiful costumes, scenery and graceful dancing. Under the direction of Miss Abell and Miss Logan these details were handled in a way which left nothing to be desired. The librctto and music directed by Miss Ellis and Miss Mary McKay were played in a hnished and pleasing Way. The plot of " The Fire Prince " is highly romantic and imaginative. In the land of Pantoufiia, there is, in the royal family, a son Prigio, who is so absolutely clever as to be detested by all the people of the land, including the royal family. He does not even believe in fairies who play an important part in the lives of the Pantouflians. But deep in his heart Prince Prigio wants to find some one to understand and love him. He finds such a person in Rosa, the daughter of the Spanish ambassador, who not only understands him but even makes him feel stupid, which has never happened before. His love for her is so great that it compels him to go out and kill the Fire Drake, a horrible monster which menaces the land of Pantouiiia. After winning the name of the Fire Prince and also the hand of the fair Rosa, there remains nothing to be desired except that the Prince be less clever and more agreeable. This is solved when the Prince puts on the wishing cap, for he now believes in fairies, and wishes to seem no cleverer than other people. THE CAST Grognia, King of Pantoufiia, .............. . Prigio, his Eldest Son, The Fire Prince, .... Alphonso, Prigio's Brother, En rico,. Prigio's Brother, ............... The Wise Man, .......................... Don Roderigo. Spanish Ambassador, ...... Frederic, an Officer at Spanish Embassy, Benson, the Butler, ....... VVilliam, the Head Page, ............... . Isadora, Queen of Pantoufiia. ........ . Lady Molinda, Niece of the King, ...... . Lady Kathleena, Niece of the King, ....... The Duchess, Honorary Governess, .......... Rosa, Daughtenof the Spanish Ambassador, ........ Terasa, Her Friend, ...... , ........... . .............. . ... Howard Graves Everett Gage Pierre Lombard Sigfried Westby .. Wilfred Falbe . Gordon Abbott John Rauschert Harold Newman Paul Jeanmaire .. Helen Simons Eleanor Larkin ...... Dorothy Colie Elizabeth Hayes Lolita Dueringer .. Vivian Kelley The work of the orchestra, under the direction of Mrs. Luella Chapman Pierce, which accompanied the entire opera, was exceptionally fine. The scenery was made by members of the Art Department of the High School. -f I , U N ' 914' VRS 2EV4 hW-ht' 1 - . 135 E.H. S. THE MAROON 1921 :::::::o:::A::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::o::oQo::o::::::Q Ihr Svrrnnh Annual Glnnrvrt HE Second Annual Concert of the musical organizations of the high school was given December l6, 1920, in the auditorium under the direc- tion of Miss Mary McKay. The first part of the program, which was given by the choral club, was made up of Christmas songs. The club deserves especial praise for the ap- preciative rendering of the difficult chorus " Glory to God" from the Mes- siah. The recitative in this number was sung by Lolita Dueringer. Preced- ing each song appropriate selections from Hamilton Mabie's "A Book of Christmas," were beautifully read by Elizabeth Hayes. The high school orchestra, directed by Mrs. Luella C. Pierce, delighted the large audience with several selections which were well chosen and well played. Following this the Second Girls' Glee Club, which shows great prom- ise for the future, won the approval of all with a group of humorous songs, in- cluding the " Old Squeegeef' The universal favorite, " To a W'ild Rose," by McDowell, was sung with artistic finish by the First Girls' Glee Club and was followed by a rollicking negro melody " Ma Curly Headed Baby." Concluding that part of the program given by the Glee Clubs, the First Boys' Glee Club sang a " Hunting Song " and "Carry Me Back to Old Vir- ginny." The boys sang with fine expression and an earnest desire to please in which they surely succeeded. Perhaps the most enjoyable feature of the evening was the Com- munity singing of Christmas songs which followed the selections by the Boys' Glee Club. Everyone sang heartily on the old familiar songs, and left the auditorium with the feeling of having thoroughly enjoyed an evening of music and song. Qlhnral Glluh ITH its membership almost doubled the Choral Club has just com- pleted its second year. Organized two years ago under the super- vision of Miss Mary McKay, the Choral Club has become one of the most popular organizations in school. It is composed of the members of the First Boys' and First Girls' Glee Clubs. The officers of the Choral Club are: Gordon Abbott, president, Harold Newman, vice-president, Lois Zimmerman, treasurer, john VVeller, librarian, and Helen Rovelstad, accompanist. One of the foremost events of the season was the annual Choral Club banquet which was given March 21. Members of the Second Boys' and Girls' Glee Clubs served. Elaborate decorations, toasts, songs, and dancing featured the evening. The Fire Prince, a modern operetta, was given May 6. The play was a popular one which was presented throughout the country. Enough appreciation cannot be expressed by the members of this club for the remarkable ability of their leader, Miss McKay, the interest she has taken in all the activities and the tremendous amount of time and work de- voted to this organization. 136 "E :i3fsf'im:': in iififif iCi'Zf13'6ENi:""m"""f52i" THE FIRST GIRLS' GLEE CLUB President, ..........,........................,....,...... Yiyian Kelley Vice-President, .......... ... Gertrude Qualen Secretary and Treasurer, ....... .. ............. Lois Zimmerman Librarian, ........................... ........ . .......... 1 lhyllis Barnes During the year of 1921 the First Girls' Glee Club has made great progress under the capable leadership of Miss Mcliay. Many new members have been added. cou- tributing much to the ability and success of the club, which has appeared publicly on several occasions, including the Grant school benefit program, the Holy Trinity Church, and the Graduation Exercises of the class of 1921. More time and effort were spent, however, on the operetta, "The Fire Prince." than any other event of the year. This was received with such enthusiasm by large audi- ences, that the club feels fully repaid for the many hours spent in rehearsal. The uniform of the club was, as duiing the preceding year, white skirts and mid- dies and black ties. THE SECOND GIRLS' GLEE CLUB The Second Girls' Glee Club of 1921 has completed a successful year. Much time was spent in practising for " The liire Prince " and the Annual Concert. The Glee Club has appeared publicly this year before the Ramblers Club at the High School. A Q The dress of the club for public appearances consists of white skirts and middy blouses and red ties. 137 00000000 0000000000000000000000000000000000 0000000 1 0000000000 E.H.S. THE MAROON 1921 HM pri! . 14 mix QM ,X X ,VVV V4 V is is THE THIRD GIRLS' C-LEE CLUB Because of the success of the other Glee Clubs, Miss Mcliay has organized the Third Girls' Glee Club this last semester. The Club is progressing very rapidly, having a membership of about twenty and has prospects of producing some good material for next year's Glee Clubs. The olilicers of this year are: President, Dorothy Gantz: Secretary and Treasurer, lilsa lfredricks: l.ibrarian, Lucille I,l1li1ll11. THE FIRST BOYS' GLEE CLUB September, after school was started, the First Boys' Glee Club was organized under the able supervision of Miss Mary Illeliay. Paul ,leanmaire was elected presi- dent: Harold Newman, vice-president: Gordon Abbott, secretary and treasurer. The Club made their first appearance before the High School, entertaining the students for the morning program. Thereafter they came several times into the public eye: in the annual Christmas program, in the opera, 'lThe Fire Prince," and at other times. Many good singers leave this year, but considering the material in the Second Boys' Glee Club, the Senior organization next year xvill be able to meet the high standard set by the major Glee Club of 1921. 138 0-0: : : :QQQQ : Q: : Q: : QQ-: tooo: :o: : :o-: : :QQQQQQQQQQQQ 10-00-0000 Q00.000-00-000-QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ ------goo a QQQQQQQQQQ THE SECOND BOYS' GLEE CLUB The Second Boys' lilee Club was organized at the beginning of the second semester, with at large inenibership. The liirst Boys' Glee Club gave :L play in the fall, andthe proceeds were used for :L banquet given to the Choral Club in which the members of the Second Boys' Glee Club served. The Glee Club meets every liridziy afternoon in rooin one hundred and sixteen. All the kilee Clubs took part in the operettzt, " The lfire Prince." The officers of this club ure: Howard Redelcer. .......... ... President Robert XYest, .... ... Secretary Kenneth Kuntz, ..... ,.. .... ..... ......,,... T x 'easurer George Moyer, .............,...,.................,........,. Librarian The purpose of the Second Boys' Cilee Club is to train nienibers for the First lioys' Cilee Club of the next year. G99 Qui Q"i'i? ! 4 fgiqx kia' situ Sa F Q? 139 HIGH SCHOOL, ORCHESTR.X ----AA ----- --- - ----------------Q--:::-::-oo:::::::::o 9: ..., --o--vv-o--vooQ---------,,---v-- -- E-H-51- Tl'i'i,1Y':?t'3,Q9F, AAA, ,r '21, 3 Igin Qigh Svrhnnl 19211 Gbrrhwtra MAN who hath no music in himself and is not moved with concord of sweet sounds is ht for treasons, stratagems, and spoils."-Merchant of Venice. Possibly this year has been one of the most successful ones for any High School Orchestra. They played at the Senior Play, junior Play, Grant School entertainment, Annual Glee Club Concert, The Fire Prince, and at one of the Senior Movies. Under the able direction of Mrs. Pierce a well-balanced, trained orches- tra has been developed. Miss Dorothy Baird was elected president of the orchestra and her fine saxophone playing was a great help. The grade school orchestra, which has been developed by Mrs. Pierce, is promising good material for next year. 141 2 socnzr 1X 1 111 :'l X 1 11 1111 '. lX'1 X I I 1 1- 1 1 11,111 X X 1 1X X111 111XXXX 1'XX1'1 -X ,1 X1' 1 1X1X,1XX 1 11111 X'1 11- 1 1 1, 1 1X1111X1!X11X XX .X 1 11k1l11"1'11f1111l1:511 W X1111111, XX-111 1 f11"1'1l1111"!' 1 1 . '211111111111111 113 11 1 1 X XX 1X 1X X1111X'11- 1 1 113111 Q11-11X1' - X :1 1 1 1XX11X1,1 X111 1 X ' 1 111 1 1 11 X ' X '111'11111111'1,1I, X X XX1X1XX,1XX11X 1 X 1' 1 X 1' X X 111 111'-111 X 1 1 1 1.1 1 1 111111111171 1 111' ' 1 1 X114 1 X 1 '11lX1w 11 X XX X X X111 X 1XXfX1X1Xr 1 XX XXX. X XXX 1XXX 1 f1111'J ' 11, ' I 1 E1 f'X'1:,'Y' ' X 1 - 113111111 111311 1 1 1119121 1X1 1 1',1X1 1 1 1' 1 X 1. 1111 111 'IXX1 11 Q1 11X' 1 1X . 1X I X"X X 1 XX X 1X . 1 1 '1 ' 11'f x ' 111 1-.111f1"1 ' 11 X 111 11 1 11X1X,1 11' 1 1.13111 1 X X 111 1 ' 1 1!"1 1XX X 1 X, 1111 11X X 1 1111Nl1"i m1111111 1 1111XXX X ,1, .XX 1 X 1 ,11 X X X 1 1 1 1 1' 7 . 111 .1 .X Q11 1X 1:1 1 1 1XX l-13 q::::::oo::: :-::::::Q: : :::::::::::::::o-::::-::ooocoooooqogg ElAliIlS.-Hung MiI'Al:l-li.--IYI-if-ROONAU 1921- 19211 Glnmmvnrvmrnt OMMENCEMENT week was one of the busy but merry times for the Senior Class of 1920. The weatherman winked an agreeable eye, so the graduates took advantage of the favorable weather and enjoyed themselves accordingly. On Friday evening, May the twenty-first, the Juniors royally played hosts to the Seniors and also to the " E " men, by giving them a dancing party held in the gymnasium. Beljean's jazz orchestra furnished delightful music for the dancing. The " Senior Moonlight," a special dance, was the main feature of the evening. During this dance the gym was lighted only by a large electric K' E " shining forth from a sunburst arrangement of maroon and cream streamers. Both Seniors and 'ZEN men declared the Class of '21 mighty Hne entertainers, as the party proved to be one of the most successful ever given in Elgin High. The next event on the program for the week was the concert " Poca- hontas." which was given by the Boys' and Girls' Glee Clubs. Much credit is due to those who took part in the opera and to Miss McKay, whose untiring efforts made possible the success of the concert. Sunday evening, May thirtieth, an interesting Baccalaureate sermon was delivered, in the High School Auditorium, by the Rev. Carroll J. Rockey, of the English Lutheran Church. The splendid sermon which Rev. Rockey gave should prove very helpful and valuable to the graduates. The Senior party took place on June second, in the High School gym. Cvames and dancing provided entertainment throughout the evening. This last get-to-gether of the class will long be remembered by all those who at- tended the delightful party. Oak Ridge was the place chosen for the class picnic, which was given the day before graduation. The afternoon was spent in canoeing on the river fa few managed accidentally to get in the riverj, while others stuck to land and played games or danced. All those who attended had a very good time. After four short years of toil and labor, but mingled with a great deal more pleasure, that long-waited-for, eventful night of graduation arrived. The graduation exercises took place June fourth, in the High School Audi- torium. The Rev. John Timothy Stone, D. D., the speaker of the evening. was introduced by Dr. Abbott, president of the Board of Education. Dr. Stone delivered an iniiuential address on " The Opportunity of Today." The Girls' Glee Club furnished several musical selections for the occasion, and Ora Ballinger played a violin solo. Johann Qualen, president of the Class of 1920, presented the school with their class memorial. Mr. XVhite then spoke a few words, after which he presented the graduates with their hard-earned diplomas. Saturday evening the Alumni reception, which was the final event of the week, was held in the gym. This proved to be a fitting climax for the gradu- ates of the Class of 1920. XYe, the Class of 1921. are now looking forward to our commencement week. XYe expect a grand and glorious time, as we are going to live up to our motto, 1' Deeds Determine Destiny," and we are going to show the other classes what we can do. 144 'iiaififsfxx3im"'F1TE:i51:5.:E:5i5N:m'x" "Tiff" ::::::::::::::::::::o:::::::::::::::::Q:::::::::::::::::::oo Hrvnhirn' Eallnmvvn igartg N Friday evening, October 29, long before the hour set for the festivi- ties, over two hundred frisky, frivolous Freshmen gathered in the High School Auditorium for a rollicking good time. From the time the program began until it was time to go home there was not a dull moment. Extraordinarily good talent, for Freshmen to display, was shown by all who partook in the program. The various entertainers were most ably introduced by Max Hayne. There were pianists, soloists, and speakers of renown who appeared before their fellow classmates. There were also prominent dancers, actors, and actresses who made their social debut in our big high school circle. By far not the least of the celebrities were Maxwell XVright, the promoter of Shake- spearean dramag Sidney Eppenstein, the leader of the Elgin Symphony Or- chestra, and Kenneth Pfafflin, the stellar football hero of coming years. XYhen the program had been concluded our dear little " Frosh " scam- pered to the gym. The gymnasium was resplendent in its Halloween attire of cornstalks. orange and black streamers, and pumpkins. Dancing was then enjoyed by the underclassmen. After the grand march, and during several favor dances, caps and whistles were distributed. An overabundance of noise and hilarity then followed, but that was naturally expected, as everyone knows that small children always delight in a racket. The final event of the evening's entertainment caused the greatest ex- citement for the infants, and that was the serving of refreshments. The " eats " consisted of ice cream and cookies. In the middle of the ice cream was perched the form of a skeleton, and it almost scared the Freshies to death. Finally, after all the " goodies 'T had been disposed of, the faculty noticed that their little darlings were getting sleepy, as they were not used to such late hours, so the party broke up at the scandalous hour of ten-thirty. The Freshmen are to be congratulated upon swinging such a delightful party. 5,3 , I fide X. ilw',f.Tq121'- N W eg' 'f :,,TT,T..enf? I fa f 'J EP f ' fr ' i .i'1 P'f ...g ,-U r c alf 4. I S in 145 ifiiffiiffffffffffiE1fEi1i1f3fEf6?3FfP'f"'iP75573 Q ..---. v v---. --v v-..... v v--.-.. - Eanqnvt in illnnfhall Svqimh HE football " E" 111611 and members of the Board of Education were honored at a banquet given by the Athletic Board. The banquet was served on Monday evening, January the tenth in Room 309. Mr. S. C. Miller, secretary of the Athletic Board, was toastmaster. His many clever and witty toasts were enjoyed by all the boys. A review of the football games of the season was given and they were considered very successful from all points of view. Girls of the domestic science department served the following delicious menu I Fruit Cocktail Baked Ham Creamed Potatoes Olives and Pickles Perfection Salad Rolls and Coffee Apple Pie a la Mode No doubt this K' feed " must have been a decided change to the football men after keeping up to their strenuous training rules, but they all survived and enjoyed the banquet very much. Among those who gave talks were Coaches Church and Haligas, Captain Barnes, Captain-elect Earl Britton of the heavyweight squad and Captain Howard of the lightweight outfit. Other members of the team and Board of Education gave short talks. Following them Manager VVaggoner, VVesley Farmiloe, Principal Goble and Tom Jones, the guest of honor, and Lawrence McNerney gave some very interesting speeches. Preceding the banquet Earl " Tanner " Britton was elected captain of next yearls football team. The students of Elgin High hope that Captain Britton may have the pleasure and honor of leading his team to as great a suc- cess as Captain Barnes has done. The 1921 football men certainly deserved this banquet in consideration of the efforts they have put forth to bring the bacon home for old E. H. S. May the team of 1922 be as successful as the team of 1921. I fm, 146 --- ,..... .... - --------- ........ -A ..... A ....... ----,--------, Eglilfg .A..... .,... T ,E'E-.1Y':5.R.Q,QP'--, L- U 1?-Z! Svnphnmnrv Gllami Igartg HE " Sophs " were much in evidence in the auditorium on Friday, Janu- ary the fourteenth, as they were holding their annual class party. It proved to be one of the most successful of high school affairs. There was plenty of entertainment for every one, including a program, dancing, games and stunts under the able direction of Miss Edna Geister. About one hundred and seventy-five guests gathered in the auditorium to hear the program. The program had been planned by Helen Newman, Carol King, Ruth Pruden, Stuart Gilles, Adolph Miller and Marvin Atfeld, with Miss Purkiss and Miss Newman as chairmen. Carol King announced the following program numbers: Vocal Solo, ........ .... ....................,.........,....... D o rothy Colie Monologue, .... ................................. F rederick Langhorst Dixie Dance, ...... Kathleen Francis, jane Turner, Jeanette Taylor Chorus, .......... .... H elen Butler, Florence Kenyon, Lucille Pearsall, Carol King and Lucille Landgraf Cartoons, ..................,............................. DeLester Sackett Popular Music, Leonard Seidenglang, Helen Rovelstad and Leonard Brown Reading, ..................................................... Dorothy Fish VVC Six, .... Milton Chaddock, Stuart Gilles, Stewart Hess, Marvin Affeld, Frederick Langhorst and Clifford Tracy On reaching the gym, which had been effectively decorated in the Sopho- more class colors of blue and gold, the young people were introduced to Miss Geister. She started the ball rolling by asking the best looking boy to come down onto the floor. Naturally, so many responded that it was feared that a riot would follow the rush. Mr. Goble, Miss Pratt and Miss Newman provided much amusement by their seeming intelligence in the art of hypnotism and mind reading. " Ding Dong " Meredith climaxed this part of the evening's entertainment by ma- neuvering glasses of water off his hands. Social dancing then followed. The orchestra, composed of Dorothy Baird, Helen Rovelstad, Reno Davis and Leonard Brown, was very much enjoyed. A committee in charge of Mrs. Drysdale served ice cream and wafers. A feature of the refreshments was the napkin tied around the spoon with dainty ribbons in the class colors. The Sophomores are to be highly commended on giving such a success- ful party. .. :. .I '- 5 'f ii ., , iniljf ' 147 o:::::::: :::::z:::::o:::::::::::::::::-::o::::::o::::::::::o E. H. S. THE MAROON l92l o::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::o::o::oo::::::::::o Girlz' 2-Xthlvtir Gllnh Hariivz HF members of the Girls' Athletic Club have been having some very enjoyable parties this year. The membership of the club is very large, and when the girls get together they surely have a grand and glorious time. One of the first attempts at a party was a truck ride to Pottawatomie Park on Friday, October the Hfteenth. Two truck loads made up the party. And then it rained, but the girls fooled the weatherman and enjoyed them- selves regardless of the damp weather. Entertainment was afforded by the girls in one truck acting out clever stunts for the amusement of the girls in the other truck. The rain ceased long enough for them to eat their lunches, and then they came home, happy and contented. The next event was a party held Thursday evening, january twentieth. in the gymnasium. The championship teams of the basketball tourney were the honored guests. A special program was arranged for the evening, with dancing as the main feature. A most delicious luncheon was served, consist- ing of chicken patties, sandwiches and pickles, and a second course of ice cream and cake. The girls said the " eats " sure hit the spot, and they went home declaring the party most successful. The Halloween masquerade was the most enjoyed party given by the club. About one hundred and eighty girls, garbed in all sorts of costumes, attended the party. A wild ghost walk was the feature of the evening. The crowd started from the gym and were led through dark corridors and halls, where ghostlike figures and weird sounds frightened the girls at every step. Finally the treacherous walk ended in the auditorium, where the girls were entertained by a short program. Dorothy Fish gave several ghost stories, after which a mock wedding was staged. The bridal party was composed of Lucille Landgraf, brideg Lucille Burns, groomg Helen Newman, ministerg Lucy Bristol, ring bearer, Helen Leonard, train bearer. Carol King ren- dered the bridal song, " Oh, Promise Me." Many queer and attractive costumes were worn. Margaret Lundgren captured the prize for the prettiest costume, while Lorena Meier got the prize for the funniest costume. Beatrice Bordwell and Reno Davis furnished music for dancing. The crowd were then served doughnuts and cider, after which the party dispersed. Q . J .. f mf I T gl 1 I l sitllagffz, 'K . 1 ' , Y 'Pu-X. A fwfjf vv ' "Rf X nh, 9 ,xg fl I Q , : ' " G5 91 l ' -52,s:.a-. :,-.'1::. ,.:, 5. a::1:z.:. Q T A- ' '3a:a-aaa..-E-:-2:' ' -fr. ::fs+:Zs:sS122:fs2,-:::: 'T J f I V i fi 'I Wi' ,Q a t fb. L ' ....., - sw X4 Mo: QW Sw '. , 5 fr F! ' I, v' 'ii 136.8 'I l48 SET' . -AA--- -------A-:::o::::::::::::::::- ,, -vov--vooo---,Qoo-oo Ellrvnrh Gllnh Ellrnlir HE lirst annual dance of the French Club was given in October by mem- bers of the club for their friends. The High School gymnasium was elaborately decorated for the oc- casion with autumn branches, cornstalks and the French Club colors. The dance was preceded by a short program which consisted of piano solos by Florence Meierhoff, vocal solos by Elizabeth Hayes and a group of readings by Madeline Hazelhurst. Novelty dances were the features of the evening. During these dances confetti and serpentine crepe and autumn leaves were showered down upon the dancers from the running track. The music was furnished by Irma Hemming at the piano, andfClayton Stowell at the drums. The delightful party was chaperoned by Miss Kroger, Miss Linkiield, Miss Davis and Mrs. Drysdale. Bnnring linrig nf Spanish Qllnaava OYEMBER thirteenth, 1920, witnessed a very unique scene in the High School gym, as the students of the Spanish classes entertained their friends at an informal dancing party. About thirty-live couples attended and members of the faculty chaperoned. An interesting program of Spanish numbers preceded the dancing. The gym was made very attractive in its color scheme of red and yellow, the Spanish colors. The dance programs were very " nifty," being made of yellow with a small red H E " on them and tied with red and yellow strings. The two feature dances " Spanish Special T' and " Luna Luz " were attractive numbers at which time bags of confetti were given to each guest. Frappe was served throughout the evening. The following is the program that was given: Piano Solo, ......................,....,.............. Lucille Landgraf Spanish Dance. ..,.................. Charlotte Harvey "America," ...... .... S img in Spanish-Spanish One Class Mandolin Solo, .. ............................... Carlyn Botsford Seng, ........ ....... ' 'Sobre Las Olas "-Spanish Three Class Quartet, .... ......... l 'Ielen Butler, Lucille Landgraf, Everett Gage and Desmond Moody Dialogue, ...... Irma Hemming, Margaret Fairchild and Harold Reade Music for the dancing was furnished by Beatrice Bordwell and Reno Davis. " A good time was had by all." 149 0------oo-v-v- - --v-o0, , ,.,.. -:::::::::-:::::o::ooog::::o ::oo -?g.'i?-nr- nTf'E-,1Y',5R00N '92' Glhnrttl Glluh Harig HE annual party of the Choral Club was given February twenty-first. The party was given in the form of a " Dinner Dance." The dinner was a great success due to the efforts of a committee headed by Phvllis Barnes. The menu was as follows: Choral Club Cocktail Marguerites Creamed Chicken Patties Baked Potatoes Pickles Rolls Corn Olives Salad Pie a la Mode Coffee Mints During the dinner several musical numbers were enjoyed by the crowd. The singing was led by Lolita Dueringer. Dorothy Colie sang a group of songs. After this program Howard Graves, as toastmaster, gave some clever toasts. Vivian Kelley, Gordon Abbott, Madeline Fabrique and .leanmaire also amused the crowd with their witty toasts. The club members adjourned to the gym where dancing was enjoy a three piece orchestra. The following day was spent by the clean-up committee struggling the remaining food and dishes. Mr. Larson had the honor of being bottle washer. ,i fgi -.ml 593 lm 150 very Paul ed to with chief ------Q------:::::::::::::::::::::::Q::ooooQoQo.oo..ooQooo Qov----v ---v-- E-H-5-T, ,-T.'i'?,.Mf:1399P',- M '21 0911 with Ihr 'Eanrr S a means for modifying the so-called school 'I grind " no better sport could be adopted than that of tripping the light fantastic. This was proven by the large number of students who turned out to the Friday afternoon dancing parties. This year the hour for social dancing was held first, after which Miss Yingst gave an hour of instruction. This system was liked much better by those who knew how to dance, as they were not compelled to wait in the halls until the hour of instruction had been given. Good music and proper instruction under Miss Yingst's able supervision made the dances very enjoyable to all those who attended. Many of the students have complained that the dancing parties were not given often enough, as one is held every four weeks, but there are obstacles preventing us from holding them more often. It costs quite a good deal of money to have the lessons and besides that the Board of Education would have to ratify any plan concerning the dances, so we will have to remain satisfied with the dances as they are. The students of the school and even the faculty turned out enthusiastical- ly in great numbers to these parties and we hope that they may continue to be as successful and enjoyable next year. 151 I 5 X 52 1 k 15 54 H -4 .J P- .L -, TET173fTTT3xifiificflilfiiiieiiiif'f'ifIf5Zi" Q-,--v--o---v---,-oov----vv----v-----Y ----- -- Ihr ilgin Qi-15 Glluh HE Elgin Chapter of the Hi-Y Club was organized in 1920 for the pur- pose of " Creating, maintaining and extending high standards of Chris- tian character throughout the High School and community." Its motto is " Clean Speech, Clean Sports, Clean Habits and Clean Scholarshipf, The membership is open to any young man student of the three upper classes in the High School, who subscribes to the stated purpose of this organization and honestly carries out its declaration of purpose. The only privilege they enjoy is that of unselfish service to the boys of the community. Meetings are held every Monday night during the school year in the Boys' Division of the Young Men's Christian Association. Mr. Chas. D. Thompson is Secretary of this Division, and the founder and adviser of the Elgin Club. There is also an Advisory Committee consisting of the following men: Sam T. Peterson, chairman, T. A. Larson and Richard Pearsall. The ofhcers for the year 1921 are Gordon Abbott, President, Ralph Vtfrigley, Vice- Presidentg Harold Newman, Secretary, and XValter Knecht, Treasurer. The election of officers for the school year 1921-1922 was held March 21, 1921, and we hope that this new group will give their best for the further success of the club. The new officers are George Brandenburg, President, Earl Gromer, Yice-President, Richard Lea, Treasurer, Carl 1Vagner, Secretary. The program usually consists of a short business session, always followed by an interesting heart-to-heart talk by some prominent person of the city. Among the speakers whose talks will always be remembered by the members are Attorney Frank Shepherd, Dr. F. C. Schurmeier, Dr. T. Ladd, Mrs. Beatrice XY. Cowlin, Mr. H. A. Strohm, Mr. XYalter Rippberger, Mr. Henry Rice and Mr. Sam T. Peterson. Discussion groups then meet to solve life problems and discuss practically applied Bible study. Once a month social parties are held. The most successful ones were the Halloween Frolic and a Father and Son Get-together Party. Three delegates were sent to the Seventh Annual Older Boys' Conference at Springfield during the Thanksgiving Recess in 1920. They were Evert Moody, XYilliam Mischke and Gordon Abbott. wllim i 0 0 F 155 156 2 IJ LJ -L4 LJ A rp p-. C54 H .-4 -A- ----Q--Q--Q---ooo:--::: ::: :::o::: :-::o---oo-o-0000090.90 'vizfflfsfv U T'l1lE. MAROON 1921 - - A - - - - A - - - A - - - A -QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ n----..-Q.- --oo---vv---o----,--Q, , --- Zllrvnrh Qllnh HE French Club is composed of pupils in the advanced classes who have maintained an average of G-l-. The bimonthly meetings are held at the homes of members, when novel programs and enjoyable social times are enjoyed. French games are played, French songs are sung, and moving' picture lectures on France and Paris have also been presented. ln the fall a dance was given by the members of the French Club for their friendsg in the spring, picnics and lawn parties. The real purpose of the French Club, exclusive of a good time, is to increase the interest in France and create a greater understanding of the French pcopleg also to increase the number of pupils in the high school taking French. The ollicers at present include: President, .................... . Madeline Hazelhurst Vice-President. .. ....... Marian Hayes Secretary, ..... Dorothy Hellberg Treasurer, ....... Irma Jordon as- was - ,cet s .m- F ef - -F 2 iie5?E32i3f'52?23is5'223 -f Je -S -was--nv 59:-.Q-sas Q unkind ,V U- QSfAi3.9e1'x2iRS V hw 'llliim lmr y fl' ,...e.rmLlQg:5l' 2klllll.,N?1Ph:gl9 fE'5f?'f5,K':2J4?Igiff' - 'MQ' dlplzl X f V .Qi jijlljliflgQilll'5g.Ibo.q,.Il11I-4it-'BNQQ-:QK X. In Q ,ayg.a'hkX1,,lalIungn5' is 3 3 4.-3'-Q:l2,.. Q?i?,. ,955 .SX . X yn--lx lu J gr' -'-""-'A-A-.4 ' a y,,4!ui-2? JZ il 'qw X fi' , , N f it '45 157 I LJ J LJ O A -1 r-4 v-4 4 4 :Lf H f-I Z-I 158 nl5li:ljliST::::::::::--'TCIil:E::I6l:L:l2:66N:::-u:::--x-T55l:- o----A-----AA--A--- ---A- ------------------------ -----A--, -A 7 l T atamihn Gluh L ESTAMIDO CLUB was formed by the members of the advanced Span- ish class in September, 1920, under the direction of Miss Etta Geraldine Clark. Meetings were held semi-monthly in the regular class period when papers on the life and customs of the Spanish people and the value of Spanish to the average person were read by the members of the class. Spanish was spoken as much as possible during these meetings. Much pleasure was afforded the members by an informal talk, given by Richard Pearsall on his experiences in Cuba. One of the most successful dances of the school year, given by school organizations, was sponsored by El Estamido, assisted by the members of the beginning Spanish class. The gym was beautifully decorated with red and yellow, the national colors of Spain. A short program was given before the dancing began. An initiation meeting was held at the home of Miss Margaret Fairchild, at which the Spanish II class was admitted. The purpose of the club is to promote interest in the Spanish people, their customs, traditions and ways of living. Credit is due to Miss Clark for the success of the club as well as the members.. She is well versed in all things pertaining to Spanish people and is an active member of the club. In the Komedy Koncert El Estamido Club gave " In the Sierra Morena," a little play which showed the Spanish customs. Spanish songs were sung and Spanish dances were given. It is hoped that people coming to High School will take up the study of Spanish, for it is very valuable as well as a most interesting study. The following people are the present officers of the club: President, ............................................... Marian Hayes Vice-President, ....... .. ...................... Carlyn Botsford Secretary-Treasurer, .. .... Harold Reade ids? :5f'Tf5-' . fi .r Tiifil iiiffiii gains ' ' - '- K . 2. , v.Lwfl12g+, f . - Qgaag asia' .a p i- W .5 .g 3--p-.l gm- .-.1 " ' -rlf :.., ,- : , B, 151, ,,. 5 '-0: , . , -ff -: .ef ..-- :aff-1 121.5 r'2-- '- 159 ,- p X ,.J w LJ Z '-4 P 4' 4 f-. 160 "ii'1IEI"": c :u:l':lTl?:lNll:.Z.:lT6:6E: :""""""'f5Ei" ---A -- A- -- -----Q--00000::::-::o-o-oooo-..----Q.-- --o----o-o--Q---oov-o--v-- -- Matin Qllnh HE Latin Club was founded to meet the constantly growing tendency to regard Lzitin as impractical. The programs of the Club are made to conform to this need. The members of the Latin Club include all pupils of advanced classes who have maintained an average of G. The meetings are held every two weeks in the High School Latin room. :Xt each meeting' Z1 program is presented. consisting of readings. papers, and musical numbers. At some meetings illustrated lectures have also been given. The present officers include: President. ............... ...... IX larian Hayes Vice-President, ,. Clara Henderson Secretary-Treasuicl .... Helen Trainor s:XX . i ,U V J' ,f er' .-Q f "T: B . I, ,9, ,G K 1' ' ' x X 161 Z BES CLUB SCRI E. H- S- T,li'5u1Y'!5B,99N ,,,.. .,.. 'fill '-I lgin high Svrhunl Svrrihrn GROUP of students from the advanced classes in stenography organ- ized a club fxElgin High School Scribesj last November, for the purpose of creating greater knowledge along this line. The membership of the club is twentyg however, all advanced students are eligible. The meetings are held at the homes of the members on the first and third Xlfednesday evenings of each month. The officers for this year were as follows: President, ........................................ Esther YVQ-:bb Vice-President, ................,............ Minnie McBriarty Secretary-Treasurer, ...............,................ Eva Groh The club is supervised by Miss Hutt, Miss Chelseth, and Miss Reed. cccrvrt .. . ,1--,Q-ig. ...A,. ,' .,- ..,,. 4-.,, , . 1- -A V: ,4 'm, ...AU ,,.1 gp, i Zaegfsuc . e , ..gg5-.gigiriguqa Qi lf "1'Q" '! r-.. s fi ' :-. gum.-...vm-.4-,.w.wvmwm K um.f.m.'....-m'..-,...-.0-. 163 1 E1 pw A A 1 LJ 1 . L11 D1 L5 I 164 E.. H. S. THE MAROON 192 :::::oo::: :::::::o::::::::::::::::: :o:::::o::ooo::oo::: Ihr Ol. E. 3 In One sunny day of last November, If you were a Freshie you'll surely remember, There came to Miss Ellis a bright inspiration, And she said, H See those Freshies, they're the best in the nation. I see in this roomful of girls and boys, In spite of their nonsense, laughter and noise The coming defenders of the Red, NVhite and Blue, Our future citizens so loyal and true." So she started a club called the " C. D. E.'s," A club both for business and fun, if you please! This name was taken, if you'd like to know, From the session room seats, each letter a row. just three rows of Freshies as fresh as could be, XVho gave a real meaning to that C. D. and E. First to get started in a business-like way, They elected officers without further delayg And here is the list if their names you would learn, Read on to the end of this page ere you turn. Eloise Ellis was the president grim, XYho said, " Come to order! " with a good deal of vim! Leonard Engdahl who is always so nice, To help keep good order was elected vice, Virginia Hawkins so merry and bright, XVas made secretary, the letters to write, And records and journals and minutes to keep, She wrote and she wrote till she scarcely could sleep, In seeking an expert to manage the finance, They voted unanimously for Dorothy Gantz! This C. D. E. Club soon got too big for three rows, You know any club that's alive always grows. They united more Ereshies who joined them with thanks, Till all the best Ereshies soon filled up the ranks. For good work and spirit and wisdom and fun, Look at Miss Ellis's Ereshies in room one-one-one, The C. D. E. Freshies may they prosper and grow, Till the fame of its members all Elgin may know. May the youth of the future be thrilled with the story Of what these C. D. E.'s have done for Old Glory- And history's pages as full as can be, Of the deeds of many a brave C. D. E.! ANTU9 1' Qlifffvi X S i D ' Zi -' V 165 :::: ::ooo::::: :::::oo: ::: ::: ::::::: ::o--ao-o-Q.QQ--o0Q.ooQ-o E.H.S. THE MAROON l92I o:::::::o:::::::: :::::::::: ::::::::::o-::oQoo::ooo::oo::::oo Girlz' Athlviir Glluh HE Girls' Athletic Club was organized three years ago to stimulate and further athletics among the girls. The membership has increased and this year the club has over two hundred members. Affiliation with the State Association has meant much to the club and its purpose. The girls are awarded State emblems and State rings after a certain number of points have been acquired. Meetings have been held monthly and each meeting has been well at- tended. The lirst movie of the season was sponsored by the club and had the larg- est attendance. Enough money was cleared to buy hockey equipment for the girls. President, ....., .... G race .-X. Fern Vice-President. .. .... Virginia Stewart Secretary, ...,. ....... L ucille Pearsall Treasurer, .. Miss Jessie Solomon 166 --------A ----Q ----Q.,---::::::o::::::::--oo-o-Qo-Q-ooQooooooo o-----Y- ..v-.. ---v -- E-H-51 TI'.'?-.1Y'5'?.Q9l'c ,.., --ll??l- 'he Ennatvr Gllnh Clayton Adams, ....................... .............. P resident Georgia Graves, .... Vice-President Arnold McMahon, .... .... ........ S e cretary Belle Noonan, ................................................ Treasurer HE Booster Club is composed of the members of the Senior Class. It was organized for the purpose of promoting and supporting all school activities, athletic or otherwise. The Seniors saw, at the beginning of the school year, that such a club would be a great help to the manager of the athletic teams in promoting games, so they organized, elected officers and entered with zest into the movement. A fund was created, with which sub- stantial aid was given. The ofhcers worked hard during the football season. They secured good cheer-leaders, organized big parades and rallies before and after games, and thus advertised the games well. Considering all it is the general opinion that the Booster Club was a great success and it is hoped that their work will be carried on by the following class. 167 ! I i Q 168 Y 169 Eg H- Sr, .,.A,,..... TEE- 91155995 '92' 'hr Hiirrnr Enarh HE " Mirror," which is truly the reflector of all the activities and func- tions carried on within the High School, is under the management ofthe Mirror Board. Finances, the appointment of the Mirror staff for the coming year, and all business connected in any way with the Mirror are handled by the Mirror Board. This Board, which consists of the president, two vice-presidents, a sec- retary and treasurer, is appointed by the Mirror Association, which is made up of the Senior Class and the faculty. The vice-presidents are appointed from the Senior Class, the secretary and treasurer from the faculty, and Mr. Goble is the president ex-officio. The Comedy Concert, which is always a great success, is given under the management ofthe Mirror Board, to help pay the expenses of the Mirror, and whatever is not needed by the Mirror is placed in a scholarship fund for the benefit of graduates who desire to attend college but are unable to do so without financial aid. This fund has been a source of help to many who would have been un- able, without this aid, to complete an education. 170 I , w 171 w 172 L - V-A , 1 M l 173 ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::9:::::::::oo:::::::::o --E.'i?: . ..A. A..,,. I 51.'5-!'!'!?B,Q9H ,,AA, M U ,'92l Zami will sinh Elratamrnt nf Qllauaa nf 1921 E, the undersigned, members of the Senior Class of 1921, of the Elgin High School, being' of sound mind and disposing memory, do hereby make, and declare this our last will and testament, hereby revoking all for- mer wills, bequests and devises of whatever nature made by us. Gordon Abbott leaves his Adonis-like face and figure to Francis Hance. George Ackemann leaves to become a model for the Arrow Collar Company. Mike Adams leaves his girl admirers to Paul Patterson. John Agnew bequeaths one bad temper to Don Brown. Dorothy Atchison leaves her footsteps on a straight and narrow path for Doris VVeter to follow. Donald Auble and Katherine Haygreene leave two season street car tickets to Bunnie Laughlin and Dick Rinehimer. Ralph Austin leaves his stand-in with Miss Rickert to James Dolby. Phyllis Barnes leaves to haul pianos for Muntz's. Beatrice Bordwell leaves her supply of sarcasm to Miss Newman. Carlyn Botsford leaves her strings on Min Burns to any Soph, who can tie him down. Beulah Brown leaves her bottle of liquid, which will make brunettes blonde, to Carol King. Leon Brown leaves his text books to the high school library. George Bueche leaves his ability to knock them dead to Eddy Stahfeld. VVilliam Bochum leaves his ability to prove the angles to Clara Henderson. Francis Burger leaves to consolidate with his brothers "ham" and "limb" Evelyn Carbaugh leaves Eddy her heartfelt regrets. Muriel Carpenter leaves her natural waves to Esther VVebb. Paul Carpenter leaves to become manager of the Cosy Palace Orchestra, assisted by Dorothy Baird. Ida Ciocia leaves to prove the old adage that " the early bird gets the worm." Mildred Congdon leaves her reducing diet to Marie Pflaum. John Conrath leaves his winter suit to Harry Ciocia. Reno Davis leaves to help Florence Wright wind up the farm tractor. Elmer Crane leaves to become a woman hater Cif that's possiblej. Baldwin DeWitt leaves one quart of Quinine hair tonic to Swede Swanson. Ferdinand Kinane and Sarah Dolby leave to run a pawn shop in Zion City. Al Dieterich leaves to become assistant floor scrubber at the Butler Soap Factory. Ann Dugas leaves to take charge of trench digging in Ireland. Mibbs Durrenberger leaves his shaving experience to Mr. Waggoner to aid him to run a barber shop. Willie Durrenberger leaves to take the place of VVashington's Monument. Harriet Eddy leaves her loud and' boisterous disposition to Virginia Stewart. Ray Ellithorpe wills his experience in repairing sewing machines to Mrs. Fletcher. Leola Ettner leaves her gift of gab to Madeline Fabrique. Margaret Fairchild leaves her position on the Maroon Staff to Edna Mae Otis. Gus Farwick leaves his seat in Auditorium to Don Williams, Florence Shaver, Fat Whitman, and Fat Noble. Grace Fern wills a square meal, well rounded off to Lorena Meier. Helen Flick leaves her ability to tickle the ivories to Helen Rovelstad. Fidelia Frantz wills her deep melodious voice to Willie Huber. Naomi Fruechtenicht leaves her Theda Bara propensities to Florence Severenz. VVillie Fuller leaves his senior sweater to Judith VVhyte. Howard Gahlback, the football hero, leaves his coaching ability to P. B. Church. Helen Gellerman leaves her " knock 'em deadl' and "drag 'em out" stare and her aspiration of being a chorus girl to Elsie Leitner. ' Duke Gage leaves one full length portrait of his royal nibbs to be hung in the rogues' gallery. Vera Gieske leaves her creole complexion to Bobbie Pearsall. Georgia Graves leaves some new upholstering for the Kenyon Car. joe Goldman leaves his ability to manage to Mr. T. A. Larson. Howard Graves leaves his poise and oratorical ability to Earl Britton. James Gray leaves a lemon farm in the southern everglades to Warren Kenyon. Eva Groh leaves her baby doll stare to Florence Stringer. S Ernest Hanaford, having graduated, leaves his baby buggy and crust to Ralph mith. g 174 "i2"nfsf"'""""'r'nS1E''1Q1'.3.'1i'o'oN"""' M TEST' . o-Y----v----- .,..... ,,,.,.,, , --,-, ,v,, v,v , Ed. Hart hands over the railroads to President Harding. Marion Hayes leaves her E plus record to Harold Wahl. Charles Hayward leaves Swede and Florence Kenyon in peace. Madeline Hazelhurst leaves her S100,000,000 movie contract to Billie Burke. Dorothy Hellburg leaves her Swedish skiing costume to Madeline Jernberg. Beatrice James leaves one Hash light and clock to Miss Linkfield, which she used in her midnight watches for the Eggert truck. Loretta Helm leaves invitations for a bathing party. Irma Hemming leaves her bangs and natural curls to Bernice Laughlin. Eddie Henderson leaves his love for Mr. Larson to any Junior with a strong mind. Ina Hollinsworth leaves her book on etiquette to Marie Pliaum. Alston Householder leaves another held to Miss Linkfield. Mary Elliott, the Reformer, and Dizz Howard, the Reformed, leave their example to Margene Moore and Robert West. Frank Huetter leaves his club, cave, and bear skin to Kenneth DeLancy. Leslie Humbracht leaves his ability to grow up to Herbert Covey. Paul Ieanmaire leaves one hand carved billiard cue to Mr. Hance. john Jenson leaves his snuff factory in Copenhagen to Fat Iuby. Arthur Johnson leaves Charles Elmer Francis Butler two hundred new excuses to be used next year. Howard Jones leaves Stuart Gilles one book entitled A' Silent Soup Sippingf' Erma Jordan leaves her supercilious airs to Judith Morrow to add to her collection. Vivian Kelley leaves her bobbed hair to Helen Myres. Abe Israelson leaves a second-hand hope chest to Miss Rickert. Raymond Klingebiel leaves 789 test questions to Mr. Huber. VValdo Kretschmer leaves one pair of short breeches to Fat Whitmaii. VValter Knecht leaves one box of Kiss Me Quick rouge to Miss Willifred. Mildred Knott leaves 32 real teeth to any one who needs them as she henceforth intends to wear false ones made at Rush Medical College. Bessie Larson leaves her snappy minutes of the class of '21 to the secretary of the class of i22. Robert Larkin leaves Helen Leonard and Earl Britton in peace. Eleanor Larkin leaves her dancing pumps to Mary L. Smith. Mable Laesch leaves her Sunday School class to Mort Aldridge. Carleton Leverenz leaves his ambition to become a football player to Pat Bulger. Edna Leitner leaves her red blouse and black veil to Alice Stone. Henry Lea leaves his E grades to Bill Riley. Mildred Lathrop leaves the permanent wave hair tonic to Rev. Sebastian Chris- tianum Hezekia Nebuchadnezzar Miller. Ruth Lind leaves her melodious voice to Daddy Oakes. Pierre Lombard leaves one package of cigarettes to Miss Fisher, for T. A. Larson. VVinifred Lowe leaves her athletic ability to Margaret Cloudman. Margaret Lundgren leaves her air of self-satisfaction to any one who can uphold it. Minnie McBriarty leaves one typewriter to Ed VVagner. Margaret McBriarty leaves a cut glass powder puff to Helen Newman. Graham McQueeny leaves his Irish disposition to Solomon Israelson. Arnold McMahon and Clark McKenzie leave two billiard cues to Carl Moody and Dez Moody. Lois McCarthy leaves her water waves to Mr. Goble. Maiori Maloney leaves a hunk of the bulone on the Isle of Coney to Lyle Mulroney. Roy Massa leaves the cold. cold ground to the next victim of Evelyn Johnson. Florence Meierhoff leaves her position as pianist for the St. Paul's Sunday School to Lucille Harbaugh. Helen Monroe leaves her Geneva sweater and the owner to Naomi juby if she can use them. Evelyn Mumme leaves her position as Miss Emmie U. Ellis's assistant to Eloise Ellis CDeGoy B. Ellis's daughter you knowj. VVilliam Mische leaves Naomi Fruechtenicht to her fate. Harold Newman leaves his sudden greatness to Ethel Knott. Gertrude Nicol and Howard Graves leave E. H. S. for Arlington Ave. Belle Noonan leaves her position at the Courier to become secretary to Clarence Reber at Norris's. Evelyn Noren leaves her presidency in the Epworth League to Ray Larnphere. Frank O'Beirne leaves the Library Assistant to Evert Moody. Irish O'Connor leaves to become admiral of the Irish Navy. Verna Nash leaves a trail of broken hearts at Billie's. Frank O'Flaherty leaves to become President of the Irish Republic. 175 -----AA--A----,----------A--------A-------------,,---------, F1 .H 51 ..,. Ti'E,.1Y'!5B.QQH .AA... -- -- 'QL George Peck leaves his ability to jerk sodas to Elmer Apple. Cora Perkins leaves currency to pave the road from here to South Elgin so she can receive her host of gentlemen callers. Francis Peterson leaves his Latin Pony to Fredrick Langhorst. Eldon Pflaum leaves his graduation suit to Russel Peck. Ruth Plagge leaves her sweet disposition to Miss Pratt. Edith Player leaves her E plus record to any student who will cram hard enough to et it. gMinnie Burns leaves to substitute for Min Gump in the Chicago Tribune. Malvin Burns leaves to go into partnership in the Dueringer Studio with Reggy Marlow. Marguerite Eggert leaves a box of Djer-Kiss, her fancy comb, her satin pumps, and her wicked ways to Miss Clark. Clarence Ramm leaves his dizziness to Walter Kruse. Clarice Rholes leaves her admirers to Dorothy Baird. Elizabeth Richmond leaves her shimmy shift to Mr. Oakes. Johnny Rauchert leaves Isabelle Beck to the mercies of the cruel, cruel world. Harold Reade leaves one book on Public Speaking, written by himself, in collabor- ation with Dan Webster to Mrs. Cowlin. Irma Renner leaves Ray Lamphere to find his way down to school alone. Edwin Reimer leaves one coffin nail of the genus Camel to Bud Butler. Vivian Rice leaves one evening gown to the Venus DeMilo. Gertrude Qualen leaves a quart of peroxide to Audrey Schultz. Margaret Ross leaves her stardom in athletics to Elizabeth Eckhart. Ruby Rowe leaves one bow and six arrows to any other man-hunting girl. Helen Runge leaves one well worn, straight, and narrow path to Lucille Landgraf. Richard Schields leaves one dictionary to Miss Ellis. Bessie Scheidler leaves 16 instruction books on "How to Write Poetry " to Alfred Noyes. Lockhart Schultz leaves his bump of knowledge, donated to him by the faculty, to Miss Davis upon her request. Clarence Shaver leaves fifty pounds of his weight to Miss Springstun. Floyd Smith leaves his love for Mildred O'Beirne to Julian Hart. Arwin Stene leaves one road guide for the next three years to VVarren Kenyon. Gertrude Stringer leaves her position as personal editor-THANK HEAVENS, Marie Switzer leaves one broken heart caused by Dizz to the Ash Carrier. Helen Taylor leaves Mrs. Drysdale and Miss Smith another year of life. Gladys Turner leaves her permanent excuse for blue slips to Dorothy Colie. Kenneth Turner leaves mother's apron strings and a pair of purple socks to Bud Mills. Edmund Villars leaves one bottle of bugs and 6 fried frog legs to Miss Coggeshall. Ella Weede leaves our midst undisturbed. Gladys Volstorff leaves ten pounds of her weight to Mr. Huber to be applied where it is needed. Bessie Weeks leaves a confectionary store to Virginia Stewart. Fred VVewetzer leaves his ability to vamp the girls to Earl Hagemann. Carl Wiedeman leaves his position at Kennell's to Lester Joseph. Duffy Williams leaves his harem and Ester to anybody who can manage them. Raymond Webb leaves a pad of pink slips to his brother George. Marshall Wilson leaves his First name to martials of 3rd Hoor. Marie VVright leaves her worldly possessions to her Dear Auntie. Ralph Wrigley leaves to be model for the Spearmint wrapper, Ruth Young leaves her years to Miss Purkiss. Lois Zimmerman leaves to enter a beauty contest at Dundee. Margaret Zink leaves to become assistant to Mme. Owen. Elizabeth Hayes leaves Elizabeth Buckley in peace, Elmer Crane accompanies her. IN NVITNESS VVHEREOF, XVe have hereunto set our hand and seal, this 3rd day of June, A. D., nineteen hundred and twenty-one. SIGNED, sealed, published and declared by the said Senior Class of 1921, as and for their last will and testament, in the presence of us, who, at their request, in their presence, and in the presence of each other, have hereunto subscribed our names as attesting witnesses to said instrument. Faculty of Elgin High School, Elgin High School. l76 oo:::::::- 5515?- -M-,TE'.'?-!Y'.4B99N-m-- l92 o:::::::: LIFE'S VOYAGE A yacht was skimming o'er the sea, A pretty little boatg The sky was bright, the day was fair, And swiftly did she float. VVhen suddenly in the golden west A dark, black cloud was seeng The sea began to surge and toss- Dashed up a misty sheen. The wind arose with gusts and blasts, And rolled waves on the shoreg The sky grew dark, until at length It could be seen no more. And now there came a mighty wave, With foam and angry frown, The billow overwhelmed the sails- The boat must needs go down. just so, on life's tempestuous sea, When you are blithe and gay, VVatchl lest the angry breaker rise And sweep your joy away. UNDERSTANDING My window faces eastward And looks out upon the street, And from early morn till evening Passing throngs my vision meet. Sometimes it is the children, So happy in their playg Sometimes the weary traveler, Who goes by upon his way. And as I watch them passing The thought comes to my mind, How the throngs of men may differ And the races of mankind. WINTER IS HERE The trees are laden with ice and snow, And the wind does nothing but blow and b The earth is white and bleak and bare, And ice and snow are everywhere. Winter is here! VVinter is here! The coldest season of all the year. The leaves that were once so red and gold Are 'neath the snow, so bright and cold. And old Jack Frost, as still as a mouse, Painted all the windows of every house. Winter is here! Winter is here! The coldest season of all the year. 177 low. L. S. '22 M. D. '22 H. B. '22, l L :bcA--- ---- --- ---- ---- - ---- ---- A - A-------A -lzgfflisg .... - THE MAROON l92 OUR WASHINGTON When a small boy he'd always say, That he'd be a lighting man some day- Said VVashington. Because of his hatchet did a cherry tr ee die, But he would never, never tell a lie- Would Washington. In the Revolution, this side of the sea, An American general was he- George Washington. And because of his great name, He reached a higher fame- Did Washington. Was never afraid of friend or foeg To war if called he'd always go- Would Washington. And he was our Hrst President, Was loved o'er all the continent- Our Washington. SPRING Winter is now departing, And Spring has taken its place, With flowers and birds a-dartingg While never a winter's trace. Early in the morning, When everything's astir, The lark's shrill call from the tree Clearly can be heard. And every year at this time The coming of the Spring Brings joy and happiness unbound To every living thing. THE SOFA I'm just an old, old sofa, Worn and ragged and grayg So now, altho I look 'most gone, I've seen a better day. The children romp around on me Throughout the livelong day. I'm always used for Pirate's ship Whenever they start to play. Listen, and I will tell you more Of my twofold tale of woe, For Sister Mary uses me When she's called on by her beau. Soon they start to bill and coo And what they do not say! So now do you begin to see -tops P. B. '21, G. D. '22, Why I'm old, and ragged, and gray? V. S. '22. 178 A---:x:AA-- -------------A------------------------A--- si'"Hmm'fr'i1'1E"1Q1'A'xi'o'oii'H"""'i"W I9 :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::A-::::o::::::: 3 Glalenimr 15211-E1 ' ' J . -5- My -- 4556 196 Freshies and new teachers enter halls of fame. Everybody changes his program card. Still changing! " Thorny " eligible to play football. Mirrors. Miss Stearns changes her name to Barclay. Much music! Glee Clubs and Orchestra organize. Spanish Club starts, with Marian Hayes as president. First movie sponsored by Girls' Athletic Club. Students are guard of honor in funeral parade of Lloyd VVilliams. Miss Newman and Mr. McNerney speak in auditorium. Subscribe to Mirror if you have not already! Auditoriumg but I guess it wasn't nothin, special. Boost the team!! Maroon and Cream loses to Oak Park. Gordon Abbott has charge of First Senior Class meeting. School lets out early. I 'spect the teachers needed a little rest? Free movie! Now don't get excited. It's only a Ford weekly. 179 :::::cc::::vc::::::::::::::::::::::-:::::::::o::::::::::o 51554 ......A.... T.li'?-.1Y':'5B.Q9N , U H '9?l --v-vw---v-v .-----.. v .... v ..... -vvvo .... -v-oo--- ..... ,vo Q, E CTOBER ,. ,fl A 'K ', Miss Yingst appears with a new shade of hair Qhenna, I believej at the first school dance. just school and no more. " Parents "-namely, Mrs. Cowlin, Mr. W'hite and Mr. Goble-speak to " children." " Mike " Adams elected president of Boosters' Club. juniors elect tem- porary officers. Cast chosen for Senior Play, " Admirable Crichton." " Mike " and " Jean " lead us in yells! Booster parade!! Elgin wins !! Elgin B --- NV. Aurora, 6-0. Richard Pearsall and several students speak. Helen Taylor entertains Mrs. Drysdale in fifth period study with her mouth organ. Auditorium. Senior movie. French Club party. Elgin 26-Freeport O. Rev. Martin gives address on " Heroes of Today." Class meetings. Howard Graves speaks in auditorium. Senior movies. Maroons beat DeKalb 17-O. Big pep meeting. Everything is " dead as a door nail." junior election. lrVarren Kenyon, presidentg Ralph Smith, vice-presi- dentg Virginia Stewart, secretary. Movies again. School dance and Freshie party. Tie with Rockford 3-3. 180 i-fn' sfm'''"""ri1'ri"1ir1'A'1i'6'6NWU' 152 in . :::::::::::::::-::::::::::::::::::::9::::::::ooo::o::::::o -1 'l . K I v an l 1 li kv ii: - K. i I X, G ' 1 Y ' fame .' x 1 I- 1' 'ff' C-., 14,774 ,' x ll , ' X 1, A, .srllih ' . Www? Y ,-1-rn oNA.Y Go o -r nx ow EARTH!-' - Oh, Heck! Senator Harding elected by large majority at E. H. S. Big scandal! " Ainltf' " they was " and " somethin' " were expelled for this whole week. Auditorium. No school today. Phew! Joliet loses 58-O! Maroon staff announced in class meeting. Directly to classes. Everybody sore. Mr. Goble reads conference rules. Movies. CUsual Thurs. A. M. napj Maroons outclass E. Aurora 34-7. School again! Juniors choose orange and blue for class colors. Can't remember! l ! Movie. Interclass basketball started. Hevi-wates are guests of H. S. Athletic Association at Chi.-VVis. game. Not much. Mirrors out today. Pep meeting. Boys' Glee Club sings. " Roaring Roadf' Eat Turkey-Eat Decatur. And we did to the tune of 6-O. P vi, v P Dot Storm wins first place in 9th and 10th grade contest. 181 ---vv ----- v- --v-v-v-::::: c::::::::::-::Q::Q::Q0:::::::: I'3gHg?g-- AA,. MTE'E-lY'.-5B,Q9N 92 ------v---v-- --------vvv----v-v-::::o::o::oo:::::::: I 'gig IE 6 'sw 1- 5 IW -v. G6 a Q iiisi Maw . ,, f i a--...fit . , Boys leave for Stamford at noon. Movie. Auditorium. Elgin downed by strong eastern eleven. Score, 7-O. Needs of students become known through letters to Santa. Pig Tail Day. Matinee of " Admirable Crichton." Seniors put on a very successful play. One more week b 4 vacation. just Tuesday. No fun. Glee Club Concert. Good-bye, pencils, good-bye, chalk, ---???! Merry Xmas. Good-bye, 1920! . :" . S I ' 1. 1.1- wuQl'l1I1' E! 182 l EIFQEQQ1ffillilflffiilflfeilieierff , . ' .s.1N in K 5.4 1 giant evRlIs"4,f:Q.-qksfre Did you make any New Year's resolutions? Back to the same old grind! Dean Stouffer speaks in first program of New Year. Inquiring Reporter is started. Auditorium. Mr. Finnell gives illustrated lecture on cigarettes. Maroons 273 NV. Aurora 11. Did you have your lessons today? Prof. Hieronymus gives interesting speech. Prof. Goble lectures on final exams. Soph party. Morning after the nite before! Finals! Ditto-Gee, did you pass them all? G. A. C. party. East Aurora subdued 41-31. Largest mid-year class enters Hi School. I think nothing happened today. Fine cast for " Fire Prince " is selected. Pub. Spkg. classes present a Thrift pantomime. As usual! Elgin 423 DeKalb 1. Blue Monday. 183 ----QQ-------A------------A- ---- --- -- -- vv-- -v---v ---v ,-v-------vv----,---oooo--oQ EgH1?g ....A - T.'i'E,.1Y':5B99N - - 92 ----Y-vv--- v----oY-------------------o-,Q--oo FEBRU -0" -..:a'f..zz..':::' A ' . RO" .::.:G.:rr:LL Q2 219 BW! WSTURE 'Qi ' V : f ,lr ' ' x swrym wHY wear vou mg? ' i I ff No auditorium ? ? F P? Ground Hog Day. Motion Pictures. Clever little play given by Maroon Staff to advertise the annual Day after Sun. I went to church yesterday!! Did you? Not no excitement, nohow! Same. " Rivals " is a great success. Class meeting. Rockford slaughtered 32-28. Valentine's Day. Vtfhom did Curly send his to?? QI wonder J Ain't nuthin' ever going to happen? Kodak Klub organized. Mirror said Aud. but no such luck! Sad tale! Maroons are I' lVeeping XVillows " when Joliet snatches Big 7 championship. " Believe me, Xantippe "-Junior movie. No more betting on the games! VVashington's birthday. Vacation ll Remember the Golden Rule and subscri Report 8th per. in 211. Something new! Rockford defeats us on their floor. --- --- 1-! 184 e for the Maroon fEf'11sf"""""''Tillie''191'A'1i'66E"""""""'1'6i in -'-'-A-"- -AA""'-'A-A--A--ff A--- ----000+-----Q-A- A l , ,lx ' ' gl a ll ii TS" tl' H SD il 4 K gi lf 4 i SQRTTF f Academy vs. Hi School. Dramatic talent revealed in Junior try-out. Oh Josh, Gee VVhiz! Vtlhat is the matter with those two bells? Peppy Senior Class meeting. Tournament Edition of Mirror. Rev. Martin gives line address on " Building of Great Lives." Prayer meeting tonite. Tournament begins. Most thrilling game of the whole tourney! Dundee vs. Elgin. Maroons win championship of Northeastern Ill.! Ain't they some La- Las'.?? Mr. Grathwell gives dandy lecture on " Thinkers or Tinkersf, Lots of pep in class meeting. Sob stuff! Marion beats Elgin! Movie. Aw shucks! XVhy don't somethin' happen? Junior movie. Fat Juby has an attack of the " gout." Declamation Tryout. Lockhart Schultz and Elizabeth Hayes display their talent to entire school. Miss Marjorie Hull speaks to G. A. C. Vacation ---l 185 ii' APRIL iiii it C ' 5 fr """ RAPPLYJNWHMB aj i Q April Fool! That candy was good, wasn't it Georgia? Report CardswAll E's? Thrift Stamp Campaign. Comedy Concert and Opera practices!!! Such wonderful moonlight nites for canoeing 'n everything! School Dance. Brrrr! It's so cold! fAlmost too cold for canoeing .... .?! Ahem! Senior Talent program. Maroon gone to press " Amen. Please pass the bread! " Margaret Davery and Madeline Hazlehurst win lst and Znd places in extempore try-out. Comedy Concert went off swell! Seniors decide to give glass hack boards and steel rods with curtains for the stage as class memorial. Mrs. B. XY. XYill entertains with humorous musical readings. Dr. Rovelstad and Dr. Schurmeier speak on Good Health. Extempore contest at St. Charles. flag 1' A . K 1 .W il ws'u.ToP nrofr IN .June A ' LET me Jumons musu, Fire Prince!! Junior-Senior dance. Northern Illinois Reading and Extempore Contest at Aurora. spy A gf ya 4' . .nf :A fuck AM I .. 3 9 as Senior party. Baccalaureate. Class Picnic. Graduation! Hu rrah ! !! f' wg, sg., 594613-Q : JIHHP 186 ------A ---- ---A-- A-A-A- -A-A-::::::::::-:--------Qo0-o------ E. H. S. THEE-AIYIA-If-QQN H l Alflgl Nobody Home Nobody home CN. ll.i,l but Ernest, and he Has-a-ford. Nobody home but Elmer, and he's Craning his neck to see E. H. Nobody home but Evelyn, and she's a Mumme. Nobody home but Harold, and hels turned over a new leaf and is going to he a Newman, Nobody home but Paul. He has to stay home because his jeans are cov- ered with M ire Nobody home but Helen, and she's making some new clothes. P. S. She must be a Taylor. Nobody home but Katherine, and she is as Green as fresh Hay. Nobody home but Dorothy, and she is .rXtchie's Son. Nobody home but Baldwin, and he has gotta De XYitt. Nobody home but Margaret, and she got hit with a rotten egg. Did the Egg Hurt? It's All the Other Fellow's Fault College President: " Such rawness in a student is a shame But lack of preparation is to blame." H. Principal: "Good heavens! lYhat crudityl The boyfs a fool The fault, of course, is with the Grammar School." Grammar School Principal: " XYould that from such a dunce I might be spared They send them up to me so unpreparedf, Primary Teacher: K' Poor kindergarten bloclcheadl And they call That preparation! Xlforse than none at allfy Kinderfrarten Teacher: 6 'K Never such a lack of training did I see. NYhat sort of person can the mother be? " The Mother: " You stupid childl But then you're not to blameg Your father's family are all the same." 187 Al ILGFACCHDLTY ASSKET MJL, TEAM iw ss ENN! , Av? gif 5, f A 'f M 44 2 60521515 es: R ' . ' D - W fx ELF X 'J qw fi av, 23+ 'fl ,By f f if m up TAEEDUEARD Hgxfen J HEXECRH .P llymz M X I LJ x K ' X C R X NE HU CH 'fn ,, HALIGAS WATER soy I' 5 ASSISTANT wnf J I, 4 x' 4 fx? UW QFC-Zh, C., 188 RBY ov --.. -v----- .... --v----v----v---vv---ov-o-vo--voo--ooov--oo E. H. S. THE MAROON l92l Q:::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::o::ooo::::::::-0 illivrfra Ellarulig Ezmkvihall 'ram HIS season has been a very successful one for the men's faculty basket- ball team. - In Larson, left forward, they found a man who shook such wicked words that he knocked all opponents silly. He was also of great value in figuring out problems for them, such as, what angle the ball would have to hit the backboard to go into the basket. Logarithms came in very handy. In Goble, right forward, they obtained a man of great executive ability. He did much to promote team work. Mr. Hance, their able center, was a second Britton. His tall figure could always be seen waiting patiently under the basket. VVhen the ball was passed to him he would calmly but gently raise it high in the air and roll it into the basket. Mr. Taylor, running guard, was Mr. I-Iance's running partner. The ball always went to Mr. Hance from Tay- loris hands. An injury received by him on the band saw greatly crippled the team during his absence. Miller, standing guard, was very able in protecting the wicket. All the history of the game was known to him, and he did much in assisting the coach. Honorable mention is given to the two able and speedy water boys-Mr. Church, who promises good material for next year, and Mr. I-Ialigas, who should develop into head water boy in another year. Lastly, but most important, comes the able coach. Good judgment was shown in selecting Mr. Huber for this position, for he has made several ap- plications of Physics in basketball which has helped them immensely. The first step he took was to purchase one pound of iron Filings, twenty feet of fine insulated wire and a new basketball. The iron filings he placed between the bladder and the leather covering of the ball. The wire he wound around the baskets at both ends of the gym and connected them with the city current from one of the lights by the basket. In this way the iron of the basket became an electro-magnet. The field of force of this magnet ranged from five to six feet in diameter. The iron filings inside the ball were always attracted whenever the ball came within live feet of the basket. To avoid the same advantage to help the opposing team the current was shut off when the teams changed baskets. To a person who knew the trick it would look slightly peculiar to see the ball go about five feet from the basket and take an acute angle and plump right in, but to one not knowing the trick nothing unusual would be noticed. If Mr. Huber accepts the position of coach next year a championship team is assured. fsiiiai, q giiian ff' fs fe ll Iliff!-f llllc cuf f 189 All FACULTY IKETVI ARXML TEAM WQMEN KKKERT QLAPTAI LPORVARD EEO L FORW RO L ABE Ln. L.0U7K'RD SoL22r7c23JARo CMH .DAVlS 0 - f- NSN ? i ' ' 'T X fb "EER E A u' ' f ' 0 . f 5PRuNo5'ruN V - 1 ,DNS -'X l Lf 1, 'I NDOUTLHFR " J, '1f IN ,rlizl-ummm 190 ::::::::::::-:::: ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::o nmmfa Zllwzulig Eaakvthnll 'nam HE VV'omen's Faculty Basketball Team have done wonders this last year considering the raw material they had to develop. Miss Rickert, captain, was the only veteran left from the year be- fore, and it is much to her credit that she was able to get together such a f1ne team. Miss Rickert goes beyond the age limit set for faculty basketball be- fore next season and her absence will certainly be noticed. In Miss Sadler, Miss Rickert's running partner, we find a forward who has a wicked eye for the basket. It was rumored that much of her ability was due to private training she received from " Curly." Miss Reed held down the pivot position and did some classy floor-work. She wrote typewritten copies of rules for each individual member, and in this way helped a great deal. Miss Abell, left guard, was noted for her artistic and graceful basket shooting. Her motto was, "If you can't shoot a basket artistically, don't shoot at all." She was the originator of the interpretive dances given before each free throw. Miss Solomon held the back guard position, and it was seldom that an opponent could get through for an under the basket shot. lVe are glad to say that Miss Solomon has twenty more years to play before she is forced out by the age limit. The age limit is forty years. Figure it out. Miss Logan needs nothing said about her. All of us know what Hne coaching ability was shown and how it all led to such a fine team. Miss Davis, Miss Springstun and Miss Boettcher should show up well next year, and we all hope to have a championship team. ALL CONFERENCE TEAM Rickert CCaptD, ....... RF ..... Rabski, ................ LF ..,.. Reed .................. C ..... Pretzelman ........... .RG .... . Elgin Rockford Elgin Freeport Edelweiss, ............ .LG ..... E. Aurora Davis, .... ..... R ope jumper...Elgin ,gag bg, - W. K. sf' .fa --.. 1 5. riolgxixsxx ,,. Milli! . .-2" 191 'AA"A""'AA" ---o--oo---Q-AA---, " " E. H. S. I92l :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::o A STATE AFFAIR A charming Miss. garbed Ala. mode Approached a shady Del. A Mass. of brush beside the road Ore. turned her and she fell. " Oh, what a fix I'Minn." she cries CThe Ariz. filled with shrieksj, Ind. deed I'm hurt, I Kan. not rise Now I'1l be Ill. for weeks. Tenn. paces from the wailing maid There walked a young Md.: " Stay where you R. I.'l1 give you aid," He called, "Just count on Me." "O. send for Pa." she moaned: but he Picked up the fainting Miss. She played her Conn. game skillfully- I'll bet it ended with a kiss. Swearing A judge presiding over a court in Vlfashington, D. C., was administering the oath to a boy of tender years, and to him put the following question: " Have you ever taken the oath? Do you know how to swear, my boy? " Whereupon the lad responded: " Yes, sir, I am your caddie at the Chevy Chase Club." Blissful Ignorance It was during the nerve-racking period of waiting for the signal to attack that a seasoned old sergeant noticed a young soldier, fresh from home, visibly affected by the nearness of the coming fight. His face was pale, his teeth chattering, and his knees tried to touch each other. It was sheer nervousness, but the sergeant thought it was sheer funk. PH U Tompkins," he whispered, " is it trembling you are for your dirty skin. " No, no, sergeant," said he, making a brave attempt to still his limbs. " l'm trembling for the Germans, they don't know I'm here." Unfair The employer of a Polish servant maid who had learned to speak English was telling of her experience with the telephone. After it was explained to her she was eager to answer every call. One day a ring came and she jumped to the instrument. " Hello! " came from the receiver. " Hello! " answered the girl, flushed with pride at being able to give the proper answer. 'K Who is this? " continued the voice. " I don't know," exclaimed the maid. " I can't see you." At the Front The Lieutenant: " May I write you a letter from somewhere in France? " The Girl: " I'd much rather have your letter come from somewhere in Germany." 192 'IiEECiffffffilififf1?1f5f1?f6f5ifffm?":xT55T" Heard on the Third Floor Harold Newman's Locker-H. N. speaking: " You know it makes me so mad. Mr. Goble doesn't let us do anything that we want to do. I'll bet when I get to be principal of this school I'll let the Seniors do anything they want." Virginia Stewartis Locker--other end: " And you know he looked at me with those big blue eyes of his and I just felt my heart jump, and then he leaned over and -." Mr. and Mrs. Auble-Mr. speaking: 'K T. A. wanted to know why I was absent last Friday. He said he didn't want to accuse me, but it looked funny, seeing that you were absent the same afternoon. XVonder what he'd say if he knew the truth? Gee, you know that guy Crane and E. Hayes are together all the time. It makes me sick to see a guy chase a girl so much. Doesn't it you? " Mrs.-'6 Yah." Locker 1000-Mary Elliott: " Dizz wrote that poetry for me and it sure is good. I put all the good poetry in my locker and it looks like a junk pile all the time." One of Dizz' selections: " Mary had a little lamb, His middle name was Dizzg And every where that Mary went Her Dizz was sure to go." Harold Newman's Locker-Gordon Abbott speaking: " But why can't we go right ahead with it and take a chance, and then if Mr. Goble says any- thing, why, we can tell him that it made a success? " Stew's Locker again: " XVhat time did he go home? I know that when Duffy and I went past, the little light over the davenport was still burning, though very dimly. Illl bet he didn't go till after 10 o'clock." Mr. and Mrs. Auble's Lockers-Mr. Auble speaking: " And you know it makes me laugh when I think how easily we got away with it. Didn't we have a swell time on that auto trip? " Mrs.-" Yes, and think how much more fun that was than going to school when you have a combination for the afternoon of Physics, Advanced Algebra and Civics. Besides, I got a blue slip." Locker 1000-Mary Elliott: " Mamma says that she doesn't want me to have too elaborate a graduation gown, but I think it would be nice to have it in the form of an evening gown. I think I could work dad all right. XVhat about you? l' M. Eggert: " It is sort of funny thatthe less of a gown you get the more you have to pay for it, while if you get one that swamps you it costs very little." All lockers at once: Mr. Miller, Mr. Larson, and Mr. Hance in chorus: " Out of the halls, into the Session Room. If you don't you'll have to go to 2ll." On Trial Mistress: " VVould you like to come on trial for a week? " Prospective Cook: " Sure: Oi can tell whether Oi will loike yez in twen- ty-four hours." 193 o:::::::o: : : :::o::::o: : : : : : :::::o::QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ E. H. S. THE MAROON 1921 :::: :: :oQ:::::::::::o:::::: :eoz :oo:::oqqoooaooooooooooqoxoo LE.T'S BUY A CAR Stahlfelt bought a motor car His pride in it was great, He ran across some broken glass- Bill sixteen-ninety-eight. Fuller took a friend out for a ride, They both enjoyed it nneg Until a cylinder went bust- Bill thirty-forty-nine. Hayward started on a country tour And had a lot of fun, Until he ran into a ditch- Bill sixty-thirty-one. Auble took his wife down town to shop As proud as proud could beg And then he bumped a trolley pole- Bill ninety-fifty-three. And when they found themselves flat broke, In tearful rage they cried, " VVe'll rob the children's savings bank And have just one more ridell' Heard on the Train " Is she as sour as she looks? " " Sour? VVhy, if that woman gazed aloft on a starry night sheid curdle the Milky VVay." Useless " Ma," said a discouraged little Maple Avenue urchin, "I ain't going to school any more." 'K VVhy dear? " tenderly inquired the mother. " Cause 'tain't no use. I can never learn to spell. The teacher keeps changing the words on me all the time." Spare Time A colonel wanted a man-servant, so he inserted an advertisement in the local weekly. One of the applicants who answered was an Irishman. "lVhat I want," explained the colonel, " is a useful man, one who can cook, drive a motor, look after a pair of horses, clean boots and windows, feed poultry, milk the cow, and do a little painting and paper-hangingf, " Excuse me, sor," said Murphy, " but what kind of soil have ye here? " " Soil? " snapped the colonel. " XVhat's that got to do with it H XVell, I thought if it was clay, I might make bricks in me spare time." pn Undeserving Three friends were engaged in a confidential talk while dining together in a Broadway Cage a few days ago. Their conversation drifted from politics to the second marrying of a mutual friend, when one of them remarked: " I'll tell you what. A man that marries the second time doesn't deserve to have lost his first wife." 194 ADS N gg 1, ,jg-5 X V4 I N 'C' 4. 1 inkxgf- , T 4 K X 0 I ax, KSA J, - X ,fiEE?Pv?f fi 5' 4 X 'XQI3 ' 5 'I' f ,J ff ? X P TRONIZE O R ADVERT! ERS 19 Compare the Studebaker with any car selling within S500 of the price and be on in dit' th IJ t ' ln 1 th ' lc t, Th' ' St d b k 1-Year Cord C v ce s ees xa eoi eniarc isisa ueae . Tires, Transmission Lock and Tlmken bearing are regular equipment Elgin Auto Sales Company Herman P. Bouffleur, Prop. 112 Division St. Phone 1608 for Demonstration All Kinds of Fountain Pens and Pencils, Repairing TYPEWRITERS 1 J '- W -an 'D Unclerwoocls-L. C. SI'1'1ltl1S+RCI11- 'i-Q, F ingtons-Royals .-QORONA SOLD, RENTED. RIEPATRFD oFF1cE AND SCHOOL Ss. SUPPLIES ..,.,m,,.a.m.,....,.,a,.,,. 212129 ph 1545 66 , ,, Spurling Bldg Elglgfiy 111. S 16 So. Spring St EDWIN HALL REXALL DR UG S TGRE Prescriptions Toilet Goods School Books Candy and Cigars Kodaks Printing and Developing Every Day I 9 Chicago Street N0 LOITEMNQ IN Tiff HALL, PLEASE - PAS5 To THE session ROOM tsN!"":" W X HMS! ,A .Q- 1? f 4 lllllllll f 5 1 P it MT, '4 i A Freshie's First Fright Phone 43 9 Tires and Tuloes lVl. ABLEMAN 6: SON l53 Douglas Ave. Residence Phone 2496 Battery and Electrical Specialists Competent in Starting, Lighting and lgnition Work flgcnts for Philadelphia Diamond Gold Batteries Guaranteed Two Years Phone l 674 Parkin and Rumsey 2 6 River St. Rah! Rah! Class Yells Rooster! Rooster! F I Hear us snore, Q0 nh Chimpanzee, res 1 XYe'1'e the class 't 1 VVe go out Of '24 In '25 Hip! Hip! AZUM! BAZUM! - Big Cuckoo, - XVe're big Guns, Iumors Vtfzlre Seniors Seniors They calli tis In '22 The 'Zl's 56 Water St Phone 2576 Elgin, lll. PRODUCER' DAIRY Dealers in Pasteurized Bottled Milk, Cream, Buttermilk, Butter Cottage Cheese 197 All People, Who Desire to Eat the Best Bakery Goods that money can buy, ask for KlND'S BAKED PRODUCTS AT THEIR GROCERS' The H. Kind Baking Company is an Elgin institution, employs Elgin labor, and uses the best ingredients money can buy. Vile help to build your school and city, and in return ask, only, your loyalty to Elgin and yourself Special orders may be given to your Grocer for our Bakery Goods. XVe make the best and largest variety in America Chicago Phone 256 The l-l. KIND BAKING CO. 4l4-420 McBride St. Elgin, lllinois Kincfs Velvet Ice Cream Was the First lce Cream lVlacle in an Up-to-Date Way in Elgin If you are looking for the purest and best macle try Kinds "VELVET KIND" ICE CREAM Brick, Bulk, or Fancy Varieties of all different " Kinds " A trial will C0ll'L'l'llC6 you Chicago Phone 256 The H. KIND BAKING CU. 414-420 lVlcBricle Street Elgin, lllinois 198 QUALITY PRUVEN VALU E PEAR ALL' Algood Everbest Hillside Oleomargarine Nut Margarine Creamery Butter ll Finest goods on the market-best to eat! price and quality al- ways satisfy-known the country over g 'gferg-gzfmrll I o sa ' aw QQ ."'f3' B. S. Pearsall Butter Co. Huber fin physicsl.-XYhen two bodies meet they generally produce heat. I. Agnew.,-Not always! T hit a guy once and he knocked me cold. The man was electrocuted. lle died because he could not stand the shock. After a Hood a man was seen Hoating down the river on his bass viol. XX hen rescued, he was asked if his wife escaped. " Yes," he said, " she ac- companied me on the piano." It is reported that Mr. Miller fell off his roof while fixing it, and landed on his hack porch. XYhile harnessing a horse, Charles Hayward was kicked near the corn shed. RESTAURANT The place of quick service and right prices JOHN F. KAMPMAN 288-290 Grove Avenue CIGAR STORE Cigars, Cigarettes, Pipes and a complete line of Smokers' Articles 199 The Fashion Clothes William G. Shaible, Prop. 217 Chicago Street Shop Quality is supreme in the clothes made to measure here, which represents the finest hand tailoring and 100fk all pure wool fabrics. sho S HOE R EPAIR D.A. Let Me Shoe the Family I sell the famous Florsheim e for men ING NEATLY DQNF NEROVE Shoe Store and Shoe Repairing 225 hica C go St. YELLAT THE BARBER3 Q COLLEGE PRN ECK 'loo 145' Q- X L f f ,A N 2 f A if NISE 'fOFFr L X ,, X O Kal W R VW 6 Nf F Yi . ,. W ,f ' lf. Eicfficij 'f" Q. I 4 I - T EHR f ra 15' W HE 'RAW w T ' xf' 0 - 0' 'O' , , VTX 4 fi, an f f ' - f ' 1 fl!! Jfrrzm. 4 fflvfuullrunuwxxml ' -'N' S 1 2 JA f f' f u 1 T W' fl -Q 1MW ,f X 6 LE SHISW l i BU ,400 , , e ill 2 V-I . Y- ffvgica 200 STORAGE BATTERY Phone 2463 - 56 River St. SERVICE STATION . In order to make Geometry more interesting, we propose that the propo- sitions he called hy more fitting' names, such as " the hrst and only time they meet I' for the proposition that two straight lines can intersect at only one point. " IYill love never luring' them togetlieigu for the proposition that two parallel IIIICS will never bisect each other, l stion is that the propositions he made more interesting, Anot ier sngge such as 1 next page OVERLAND WILLYS KNIGHT TED'S GARAGE Orlo E. Salisbury, Prop. 222 Grove Ave. Phone 479 Expert Repairing Your Cars Our Specialty TIRES ACCESSORIES 201 CARL BLOEMKE v Travelers' Outfitter. Leather goods of all kinds. 1ILadies' Purses a Specialty. Luggage Repairing. lIAuto Trimming. 5 East Chicago St. Elgin, Illinois Great Tragedy .L falls headlong from point C. lt is feared that it seriously injured line AB. Latest reports say that line AB was nearly bisected. President of the line says he will sue the ,L for damages. The conclusion has not been reached yet by the company. COFFEE 81 A ROLL Downstairs for 1Oc Tl-IE PALACE of FASHION Smart ' Qi Moderate S , -Lx Styles . V L X, " Prices - ,M nk Q ff X f j Z f 3 JMX pf iffy I X 'X Our styles the latest. Our prices the lowest Our hats are quality guaranteed Come see us first The Palace of Fashion 202 PERFECTED VALVE.-IN-HEAD MOTORS NASH TRUCKS Elgin Nash Sales Co. 13110110 136 162 Douglas Ave. Young Wornen's Leading Footwear Fashions for Sport, Street and Moderately Priced R Cl-I Dress VVear O 16?CEi?S?iERY 011 mules we find two legs behind, And two we lincl before. XYe stand behind before we iind NYliat the two behind be fore. A Freshman went to Hades once A few more things to learn. Old Satan sent him back again, lle was too green to burn. XYhat made tower of Pisa lean? Fat girls take notice. Please turn on the skylight. PARIS CAFE at Your Service The Best and Quickest Service at all Times Phone 487 18 Douglas Ave. 203 Robert H' Expert service in pre- Eye Specialist scribing. ll Grinding and fitting guaranteed. 11 Sat- isfactory glasses Office with ELK DRUG STORE Elgin, Illinois 22 Grove Ave. He told the shy inaid of his love, The color left her cheeks, But on the shoulder of his coat, It showed for several weeks. G. G.-Mr. Ruffie, I don't like these proofs. I look like a cow. Ruffie.-You should have thot of that before you had them taken. Phone l I4 Night and Day Service The CENTRAL GARAGE ,Hula Delivery STORAGE Accessories A. M. EURGENS, Proprietor 2l4 Chicago St. Elgin, Ill. VVeaver and Kimball Pianos Apex VVash Machines Vacuum Cleaners KENNELL BR OS. 160- I 61 Chicago Sl. School Books - Sporting Goods Ecison, Brunswick anal Columbia 'plzonograplis P hon e 324 204 See us for Excelsior, Rollfast fX mfmoR -UWHAT NEXTUTA and QR LW HANG -"1R4i8TiiNcM?SUmiof3n Cadillac Bicycles fgflxi ' ji, 5 'VW Y xx ,Ci . X TX hh amy it iv 4 Q xc L if XF-M CD Seconcl l-lancl Bikes y Bicycle Supplies fi ' - Phone 2482 ii-if Q6 7 Ryburn, Priebe and ' WZ- Andrews 73 Grove Ave. Elgin The Most Complete Service Station Gasoline, Oils ancl Tires Don't neglect your engine by us- ing cheap lubricating oil. Buy the best. Drain your oil often. Our services ARE FREE. Dif- ferential ancl Transmission filled with our new model Grease Gun. Phone 2577 Herman Bunge 280-82-84 Grove Ave. Near Watch Factory 205 EXPERT SHOE REPAIRING High Gracie Shoes at reasonable prices P. PICI-HK 9 So. Spring St. Opposite Elgin News Blclg. ED WIN W. LA W SON PM 178' Electrician Contracting' and Lighting I2l'lg'l1lCCl'l1lg, Electrical S1 p plies and Fixtures, M t XX Show Rooms: 215 Chicago St. ELK DR UG STORE CAMERAS and KODAKS 22 Grove A ve. DO YOU KNOW YOUR DANGER? PRQTECTYOURSELF f BUYANTI-STROKE" To owen smoxrs p AVOIDED!!!'ci" wfrrs ANY HEAD on BARN on SMALL HENHOUSE. Q- g, 'iring and Repair I 6 Q PATENT SUS'PENDINGI9Zl fit 06 LIGHTNING? ,T W g suusmoxz AND 1 Q CHICAGO OFFICE, l37-lr-1376 llilwaukee AVC. Tailors for Over 30 Years MARKS and STU E Wholesale Merchant Tailors I67 Du Page St. ELGIN, ILL. Yes, we design your clothes to be extreme, but they are extreme only in their extremely smart fashion, and their extremely fine tailoring, and their extremely moderate price-Maker-to-VVearer. Made to Measure Hand Tailored Styled by our own Designer IVIZCJI Better Autonzobilvs Are Built, Buick Builds Them BUICK Valve-in-I-lead MOTOR CARS McBride Bros. Co. Not Inc. 26-38 River St. Elgin, lll Mary had a little lamb, XYith Haas as black as jet. It followed her to school one day, The kids are scratching yet. Fresh.-The evening wore on! Soph.-XYhat did it wear? Fresh.-The close of a summer day. K. Turner, '21,-She has XYells Fargo eyes. E. Villars, '2l.-How so? K. T.-'l'hey're so expressive. 207 E A T Beclgmanis Home-Made Canclies Known for their Superior Qualities BECKlVIAN'S CONl:ECTlONE.RY S Douglas Avenue XYe all Groh. XYhen we get big we get caught in the matrimonial XVebb. VVe have Rice thrown at us and then we are Householders. XVe strike some Knott fyj problems and sometimes Have lnj aford. XVe have a Barn Qesj but it soon Burns and then we have to get a Carpenter to build another one. XYe Fuller with Hayes, usually green Hay QHaygreenj. Sometimes we have a Rowe, the wife gets mad for a Nicol and breaks n1y Kelley and then I Huet- ter. Then we don't speak for XYeeks and she don't Taylor my clothes. I read, in Frantz the skirts are getting Lowe again. XYe have a Newman for our Butler. XVe went hunting in our Brown and Gray Nash and we shot a Crane in the Harte. XYC all end up in Graves and some of us may go to -- Qbergj. I he Gift Shun Helps you with y 0 u r parties. lllalecs them gay w i t h suitable tallies, 1zaple'ins, fazfors, p Z at c e cards Do Come ln Kelley Holel and Restaurant 50-60 and 75c REGULAR DINNER ll A. M. to 3 P. M. 45-50 and 650 Combination Plate Dinners 11 A. M. to 8 P. M. Oak Ridge Spring Water served with UHF 4515 Sfhlw f::::.z:Hd Mrs. lllartha B. Fithiah 10 S S . St A la carte service at all hours I pl-mg I Prices Reasonable 208 5' . Q-q,QxY'5i .x ,, .g . HIS is the Tire That Barney Built out of his .5 , iv I -4-fy,-af' . . ,, . ,, ra FH XXL ' unique experience as Master Drlver of HE ' EXQIU5' the XVorld. Barney Oldfield developed this X I , . . . . . . fag' jg I ' tire. It IS a faithful duplication of the tires to ' which he often trusted his life. VVe offer it to you us 4' The Most Tl'1lStXVOl'tlly Tire Built " Elgin Tire Sales Co. H, J. Hmegas 27 River St. Phone 2582 Lagerstrom and Johnson GARAGE General Overhauling 'il' 6 suv amen wouumir Yuun FACE BE LONG T00,lF YUU WERE CROSS-EYED,HO0K-NOSED, LANTERNNOUTHEP AND HAD P l 55 Brook St. Elgin, Ill. LIKE ME f PROTECTION SECURITY New York Life Insurance Dependahle policies written with Intelligence and good will N Cfzrzrlcs L. Kohn 389 Chicago St. Phgne l525 209 Let us prepare you for a lucrative position Our expert teachers and hue equipment will be of great help to you. Ask any of our students about us. The Ellis Business College Rippberger Bldg. Elgin, Illinois North of Post Office Phone 2350 The largest private Business School in Northwestern Illinois. Enrollment is more than 300 students a year llvlllifllllllllj' Cc11zc1'ic's C'z'gff11'x ami Cigfarez'tcs Brown's Pharmac R' M' Brown Y Proprietor Drugs, Toilet Goods, Kodaks, Paints Varnishes and Glass 14 Douglas Ave Eastman Iioclalcs Developing and Printing Pathe Phonographs and Records Surely ---- The only type of furniture you Want is that which makes you proud of your home. That's the only kincl solcl by A. LEATH 8: CO. HOME OUTFITTERS Coma' Orca' to our lzozzsv lvfllilllj Folks' Sion' Irish Sinn Feiners Leade1'-Oililaherty O'lleirne Ufonner Kelley Maloney M c Mahon McBriarty McCarthy Jane certainly attracts the young men. Certainly! Her father is a steel niagnate. 210 Huber.-'What is steam? Tom Plumleigh.-lVater in a high state of perspiration. YVaggoner.-I just got this battery for Bly car and I can't get any current from it. Huber.-Did you have it charged? XV.-No, I paid for it. Hello! Is this the weather bureau? XYhat about that shower tonite? VVe don't know! If you need one, take one. Difference between trolley car and orchestra. One is run by motorman, other by a conductor. "BILLY" The Sweet Spot Headquarters for High School and Grade School Boys and Girls. 1lYou all know the quality of our ice cream and ices. 1lXVe are always ready to serve you with our high grade home made candies. DORT HUPMOBILE. C. P. WING GARAGE Kelley-Springfield Tires Elgin, lllinois 210-212 Chicago St. Phone 263 . High Qualify Pegfumes . 54 , Toilet Waters, Toilet Soaps, Massage and Vanishing Creams, Rouge, Tal- cums, Face Powders and All Other Toilet Accessories 154 Chicago Sl. HAR T'S DRUG STORE 211 Leltner Bros. .y ff HSI MARKET f . qi 'N .-" "" ' agp? H Quality Meats E Live and Dressed Poultry O sters and 15 X1 5 g Y l lgzfh u F1Sh it I X E Q - a l ' Els' , w E 1 ' We Wholesale and Reta1l f.- ' 1 , K Market EAST is WEST" ,L WM IN ROOM 309 201-203 Chicago St. Elgin The LATEST IN STYLE Lowest in price always, quality for quality con- sidered. Clothing for the teachers and school girls for school, home, vacation or travel Make this store your store We want to please you WM. E. BORDEAU CO. Womeifs, Misses, and Children's Clothing The Spurling Bldg. Du Page St. 212 lVlOODY'S GARAGE l 04 Grove Ave. Goodyear Service Station Pneumatic and Solid Truck Tires Phone 462 City Dude.-Now tell me, little one, how is the milk maid? Country Girl.-lt isnlt made, you nut, the cow gives it. Stage Manager.-All right, run up the curtain. Stage Hand.-lVhat do you think I am, a squirrel? H. Leonard, '24.-VVhy did you tell him you had to go to the dressing room after some cold cream? B. James, '21.-XVell! l had to do something to get the chap off my hands. H. Newman, 'Z1.-You look sweet enough to eat. B. Larson, '21,-I do eat. XVhere shall we go? J. C. Penney Co., Inc. y CLOTHING FOR MEN-YOUNG MEN AND BOYS Roady-to-wear Apparel for Vllomen Misses and Children Shoes for the Entire Family 22 Douglas Ave. 213 West Side Fruit and Candy Store l I9 West Chicago St. Ice Cream and Candies Full line of Tobacco, Cigars and Cigarettes XV. H. McBride, Proprietor l H. Flick, '2l.-Is it dangerous to put your foot on the trolley car rail? Huber.-No. Xot as lone' as you donlt nut your other foot on the trolley . . 5 ' ' " wire at the same time. Light Occupations Getting acquainted with I. O. Died. XYaiting for the car in carbonates. Taking chemistry and physics UQ i 'ms UNIVERSAL CAR Drive a Ford Car If is cheaper than car fare The Ford car has always been the best automobile in the world for the money and more so now than ever before. l-IUBBELL MOTOR CO. Phone 473 163 Douglas Ave. Elgin, Ill. Everything for your Ford car at the right price Better Ford Service for less money Make This Your Headquarters 214 Phone 3 l 0 HARD and SOFT COAL COKE and WOOD Oftice and Yards, 106 National St. 'Twas down by a Western tank one cold November day, There in an open box car a dying hobo lay. His partner stood beside him, with sadly drooping head Listening to the words the dying hobo said, " Goodby, old pal, I ani going to the land where all is bright, XVhere ' handouts' grow on bushes and one can sleep out every night The dying hobo dropped his head, as he sang this last refrain. His partner stole his shoes and socks, and grabbed an eastbound train Collingbourne is Thread Wvorlcfs Standard Our cherished motto is H lt's Quality H To success is our sure destiny For embroidering doilies or table spread Ask the clerk for the Collingbourne thread. ,l T1 WESTERN THREAD CO. Elgin, Illinois 215 Always Buy fewelry " GIFTS THA T LASTU QI I I I I I I I I I I I I I 17 'I I f 1 l HV 1 I ff 1 5 .YXOIXYXXLSKO ka- 1 ' ' 1 I C f 3 f '5 1 f , n x 1 X 1 fllld 'QM '! 1 lr' ' V X J -Q f , ., 1 , 'S f , f l 7' ' I i o ICE, COAL and COKE x.S7"0r1:4v Y- l jg Main office 155 Mil auk St. XQCLCWO . df O . W Telephone 26W ee l lf, 'Q 'QR are Yard office 464 McBride st l AX Q 'A Telephone 117 TM: 45,4 Juiwl J.-,hy-J fnmffparf, Y I J .plan IN ,RMT 0 f E,fi.5AQz XX M. H. IARKER Local Mgr I. Spend your "IDLE HOURS U Laslzefs Billiard Parlor and not your slualy hours WM. HESS, Proprietor 216 Nolting Block O'FLAHERTY BROS. Plumbing, Steam and Hot Water Fittings Phone 480 Romance of An Electrician Their meeting was sudden. She was attracted by his magnetic person- ality while she did not repel him, for their lips met and the sparking grew intense. He proposed with lightning speed and they were connected. Their friends were electrined. lVasn't it shocking? It atiected the current of public opinion. May Elliot, '21,-This pearl came from an oyster. Isn't nature wonderful? M. E0'Uert '2l.AThat's nothino' m ' sister Ofot a whole string of them bb 7 53 6 6 from a " lolJster.', FQX River Chas. J. Moody Dyers C0- and I Cleaners CADILLAC HUDSON phone ESSEX CARS EXIDE BATTERIES 4 CIOODYEAR TIRES CAR PAINTING "Where they clean clothes clean" I AUTO SERVICE C A Mgr 159 Grove Ave. 217 C. D. McArthur, President F. F. Hellrerg, Trans. ll. A. Sehwartfagcr, Src. Phone 89 Elgin Flour and Feed Co., Inc. lllanufacturers of Lady Elgin l7lour--Yellow-Legged Chicken Feed Dealers in Hay, Grain. Seeds, Flour and Feed Office and Flour M'11, 70-74 Rivcr St. Feed Mill, 104-112 River St. C. F. HALL CO. i-"' Cash Department Stores Dundee Elgin Our Standing Premium Offer 'l'o any customer buying S5 worth of merchandise in one day we will give a Htrade ehipu good for 20c in the purchase of preiniuni kitchen ware. crock- ery, etc. 2 chips for 2510, 3 for 315, etc. It figures 4 Q2 on every purchase. Careful buyers should not overlook this chance to under eut the H. e. L, -117- Davis, '21 and Dewitt, 121 fell into a vat of milk. They both started leap- ing for the top but they always fell hack. Finally Davis said, "1t's no use, we inight as well give upf' and he sank. But Dewitt kept on trying and said, " I'll never give upf' Two hours later they found Dewitt sitting on a pad of butter. Vfhieh proves that all kiekers are not non-essential citizens. A father spent 251,000 to send his son to college and he got a quarterback. 218 Erwin Brand's PRINTERY 106 Milwaukee St. .. 5 ,1 High Grade Commercial and Society Printing COPPER PLATE and STEEL DIE ENGRAVING Intelligence Problems Name a material suitable for trous- er creases that will withstand a pres- sure of about ZOO lbs. of solid sweet- ness. Name a substitute for murder when detected by kid brother in the first lap of a six minute soul kiss. If a red haired father had a red haired son, would it be a case of Hair- red-ity? NATIONALLY KNOWN Have you realized that the Papers and Lesson Helps of the David C. Cook Pub. Co. are used by over 75,- 000 Sunday Schools thruout Amer- ica? There is always a standing invitation to visitors to per- sonally inspect this modern publishing plaiitfone of the LARGEST IN THE U. S. David C. Cook Publishing Co. Elgin, Illinois New York Boston Chicago VV O O D W O R K Fine Millwork SCREENS for VVINDOVVS DOORS and PORCHES Beaver Board in place of lath and plaster for walls and ceilings Come in and see our Modern Plant Rinehimer Bros. Mfg. Company River Sz Kimball Streets 219 Elginys Popular Daily HE OURIER Leads in School and Sport News Ten cents a week Grant Six and Davis Automobiles Grant ancl Garford Trucks Residence Phone 2555 Alvin A. Stringer S08 St. John St. Elgin, Ill. Show Room, 60 River St. ACKEMANN' The Finest Shopping Center in Northern Illinois We specialize on apparel for Misses and Young' XVomen with an eye to style and qual- ityg handsome sportive apparel is a particular feature at this store The latest in novelties and dress accessories is always to b found here 220 Walk- Uver Shoes Known the World Cver Made in all the latest style creations for lN'lEN ANU XVOMEN EXCLUSIVELY Walk-Over Shoe Store 29 Douglas Ave., Elgin, lll. Queer Advertisements A parlor for ladies 35 feet wide. This hotel will be kept by the widow of the former landlord Mr. jones who died last summer on a new and improved plan. A lady wants to sell her piano as she is going abroad in a strong iron frame. Furnished apartments suitable for a gentleman with folding doors. Xlfantedz A room by 2 gentlemen about 30 ft. long and 20 ft. broad. Elgin Rubber Ace Co. HOME BAKING' VVH11 75f7b Less Fuel Use a LADY ELGIN OVEN over a small burner Sold by all Hardware and Dept. Stores Manufactured by Elgin Stove and Oven Co. Elgin, Illinois 221 mmfmnm.. -M:--ws:-2 --wp:::::.:.:-:W -gf .fr-.1-1 .:2:5-::-:,:51:::f:1gff,as,K,.IA -1--1:51-,.5.'.:,:3s., ---- rs:- -x. 1: .ri:ef:::1:::5:x:.:sf155- . I--wif: 'w:5::f:::-:'f:-W .. - -11' 1' - 2a:::.:.-,. V - . - ,Q Mwa M . R Awww., ww Elgin Butter Tub Company Manufacfurers El , , HOLLAND FURNACES gm' mms NIAKE WARM Fumxns U' S- A- Ask your neighbor, he has one Easy terms if desired Hard-Wood Kindling Dist. Mgr. 199 Douglas Ave. Phone 1661 ''1''1H1'Hi!WWWW1QU11w1111111111111ASN!11111UEMMH11wwi11111111M11wI1111E1N1111111111N1111111111H11111HKIWRHNNNNNNNHNHSMN1H1iii11NJHHHNUii1NlWlHl'3m1llNlNH',R1.111i1xNNxi1111NN11NmNN1QQ11NNNiNNNNiiilNiiQflQ,iniQiiHW' LITI-IOTYPE CO. Manufacturing fpfzofo gngfavefs DESIGNERS COMMERCIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS ELECTROTYPING. STEREOTYPING HALF-TONE LITHOTYPE COLOR WORK THREE COLOR VVORK, LABELS ZINC ETCHINGS For Nineteen years . U l Corner of River and North Sts. Elgin, Illlnols IIHWW11111mmm111111111111111111111111111111HHHHHHH111111111H11111111111111111111111111H111111A1111lm1111HHH1111111111111111111111111111111111111111UH11H111111111H1111111111111'W11111111111111111111111U111111111j1:l1::1111111111N1. nnmlml- I , 222 PUBLISHERS OF TI-IE 1921 JYCAROON 23 A M ffgxxl rag iss QF? ff 21753 4-PK Aj, Q K ggfqjob 5' , , ,. 'FL ff -Y - 0 A ff iff? X fy' Z' XX, K 7 0 iff? .. f H nk! Z ' ff - N 11 IN? Q AAO fi? Se db .,-P 224 l Q i F 1 L 2 I F N

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