Elizabethtown College - Conestogan / Etonian Yearbook (Elizabethtown, PA)

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1954 ELlZAtrfKTOWN COLLEGE ty BETH10WN y PENNA, ,., Editor— Pau Greirier Business Manager— William Meyers published by The Student Association ELIZABETHTOWN COLLEGE Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania c o N E S T O G A N M ' " 3.ift-il. Dedication I O KNOW is the goal of man; to find truth, his eternal hope. But to many men the free pursuit of knowledge and truth is denied. There are those in the free World committed to the up- holding of the right of all men, regardless of race, color, creed, or sex, to the sharing of these ideals. They are the Writers— novelists, dramatists, poets, journalists, Advocates of free libraries and a free press, Educators, teachers of independent positive thinking. Ministers and rhissionaries, spreading the Christian gospel, Heads of government working for universal freedom and justice, and the Others, great or small, who recognize the inherent right of all men to all the knowledge they desire and need. It is to these people that the 1954 Conestogan is dedicated. f ' . . . . ignorance is the curse of God, Knowledge the wing wherewith we fly to heaven ... Shakespeare Foreword I HE THEME of the 1954 Conestogan is an ideal. Based on the liberties consonant with freedom of inquiry and expression, it is a theme particularly appropriate in a day when these liberties are threatened. It is a theme of many facets based on five main topics: " The Inclusiveness of Man The Values of Knowledge Man ' s Right to Knowledge Man ' s Right to the Free Use of Knowledge The Responsibilities of Knowledge. " Because it is the duty of all men everywhere to awake to the vital message of these principles we have selected as our theme the summary thesis — " Man ' s Right to Knowledge and the Free Use Thereof. " Theme of Columbia University Bicentennial Celebration. mm ■- Contents Students 5 Faculty 49 Activities 61 Organizations .... 69 Athletics 83 Advertisements ... 91 IN OUR STUDENT body the idea of the inclusiveness of man in relation to his right to knowledge becomes reality. Representing a host of religious, cultural, economic, national, and racial backgrounds, we come to Elizabethtown with a common purpose - the search for knowledge. This ideal is further portrayed in the areas in which the college offers opportunities for the education of adults. In Each Campus Activity Ronald Murphy, Leroy Miller, and Robert Albright, laboratory assistants, check apparatus in chem lab. Education majors conduct a panel for the Lancaster County Princi- pals Association meeting on cam- pus in November. the Senior Influence Playing chess are Harold Wilson and Paul Bashore as Paul Greiner kibitzes. Duane Smith, Sherwood Thomas, and Daniel Whitacre use the Maytag. GOVERNMENT WITH VIM? VOTE FOR The election committee — Duane Smith, Mary Ann Beck, Paul Bashore, Ronald Murphy, Eliza- beth Landis — vote for president just as the polls open. ROBERT ALBRIGHT Talmage, Penna. B.S. Science MARY ANN BECK Hagerstown, Maryland A.B. Liberal Arts JULIA BENDER Lebanon, Penna. B.S. Secondary Education PAUL BASHORE, JR. Jonestown, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts The Class of 1954, We SENIORS, usually con- sidered, at least by ourselves, the paragons of intellectual develop- ment and achievement, at last are able to sit back and reflect on the glory of the past four years. FRANCES BISHOP Oberlin, Penna. B.S. Business Administration Most vivid, of course, are the memories of our final year — nine months fraught both with an eager- ness to get the whole thing " over with " and a reluctance to relin- quish the delights of college life. NORMAN BOWERS Landisville, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts GEORGE BUNDY Goodrich, Michigan A.B. Liberal Arts at home CONDUCTING our class affairs through these terminal months were our officers: Glenn Forney, president; Harold Wilson, vice-president; Dolores Landis, secretary; and Paul Greiner, treasurer. Serving as student government heads and club officers many of us worked hard helping keep campus activities alive. GLORIA CROUTHAMEL Souderton, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts ARTHUR BURDETT Elizabeth, New Jersey A.B. Liberal Arts JEAN BURKHART Harrisburg, Penna. B.S. Elementary Education JOHN COSGROVE Rheems, Penna. B.S. Business Administration LaMAR DINGER Muir, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts SHIRLEY DIEHL Schnecksville, Penna. B.S. Elementary Education . COY FARR Middletown. Penna. B.S. Business Administration GLENN FORNEY Florin, Penna. B.S. Business Administration J. EDWARD FOSTER Lancaster. Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts in the varie fields At THE HEAD of the Student Senate was Norman Bowers; of SCA, Sherwood Thomas; of Eta Gamma Kappa, Duane Smith; of F.T.A., Daniel Whitacre; of Phi Beta Chi, Leroy Miller; of Sock and Buskin, Jean Roland; of Political Science Club, Paul Greiner; of Varsity E Club, Harold Wilson. Not, however, confining our labors to classroom theory or outside activity, many of us had a chance to acquire some practical training in our fields of study. Bob Albright and Leroy Miller made their TV debuts on the " College of the Air " series by assisting E. C. pro- fessors in presenting scientific subjects. Whenever a re- ligious activity was in progress, prospective ministers Duane Smith, Sherwood Thomas, and Dave Wilson could be counted on to assist. And sparking the campus delega- tion to the ICG conference seniors had first hand ex- perience in government. WILLIAM FOSTER Norwood, Penna. B.S. Business Education JAY FREY Elizabethtown, Penna. B.S. Business Administration GEORGE FROST Philadelphia, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts 10 RONALD GOODMAN Hershey, Penna. B.S. Business Administration PAUL GREINER Elizabethlown. Penna. A.B Liberal Arts of knowledge- the arts, I HEN THERE were the practice teachers — twenty of us — who spent the second eight weeks of the first semes- ter in nearby schools trying out our ideas on how children should be educated. An entire day in the school combined with lesson plans and discipline problems made our day trying, but the thrills offset the throes. At least sometimes. Some of our class left us after onlv two or three years to begin work or to continue study in hospital labora- tories. As sophomores, Jane Waller, Barbara Delson, Joanne Groff, Barbara Brenner, Phyllis Longenecker, Marian Miller, Thelma Neidlinger and Mary Barley Horst received certificates in medical technology, secre- tarial science, and medical secretarial science. When juniors, Joyce Moore and Zona Findley also were certifi- cated in medical technology. DONALD HAAS Harrisburg. Penna. B.S. Business Administration EILEEN HEISE Hamlin. Kansas A.B. Liberal Arts MILDRED HOLLOWAY Piney Woods. Mississippi B.S. Business Administration 11 DAVID HOOVER Lineboro, Maryland B.S. Science SALLIE JOHNSON Jackson, Mississippi B.S. Secretarial Science ANITA KEENEY Elizabethtown. Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts DOLORES LANDIS Hagerstown. Maryland B.S. Business Education the sciences The REMAINING fifty-eight of us continued our quest of knowl- edge to the end. Our classes, de- parting from the general, became more specifically related to the par- ticular skills we pursued. But we had at least a taste of the abstract and the controversial in philosophy and ethics which stirred up debate MARK KEENEY Elizabethtown. Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts that at times might have been termed heated. Study was not our only concern, however. Our regular representa- tives on the dean ' s list were not our only pride. For with brains we also had beauty — not that the two are incompatible. JAMES KLOCK Herndon. Penna. B.S. Business Administration i 12 the humanities- As EIGHTH annual Queen of May we elected Sallie Johnson with Dolores Landis her maid of honor, and Janice Lehman and Dorothy Shearer her senior attendants, all of whom represented us in the color- ful May Day ceremonies. Athletically speaking, we sported Bill Foster. Hal Wilson. Paul Wechter. Bill Meyers, and George Frost on field, court, and diamond. On stage and platform the seniors performed with distinction. Actors Jean Roland. George Frost, and Paul Greiner trod the boards in many a play portraying a host of roles in their four years of drama- tics. Musically inclined were Marian Meyer and Cathy Moyer. whose vocal solos and piano accompani- ments, respectively, added much to an evening ' s program. Tooting clarinet, sax, and trumpet were, in that order. Fran Bishop. Millie Holloway, and Paul Bashore. mem- bers of the college band. And Ronald Goodman, it seems, is a virtuoso at clashing cymbals in a drum and bugle corps. ELIZABETH LANDIS Hagerstown. Maryland B.S. Business Education JANICE LEHMAN Lawn. Penna. B.S. Elementary Education FRANCIS McCONKEY Elizabethtown. Penna. B.S. Elementary Education richard Mcelroy Lancaster. Penna. B.S. Business Administration RICHARD McKEAN Arlington. Virginia B.S. Business Administration 13 MARIAN MEYER Lebanon, Penna. B.S. Elementary Education WILLIAM MEYERS New Freedom. Penna. B.S. Business Administration now goes forth OOME OF us tend toward crea- tiveness. Take, for instance, Mary Ann Beck. Julia Bender, and the Landis sisters who spent many an hour manipulating their knitting needles. Janice Lehman, also clever RONALD MURPHY Harrisburg. Penna. B.S. Science with a needle, liked to sew. Adept at handling paints and brush, Shirley Diehl and Gloria Croutha- mel made miniature Louvres of their rooms by decorating them with original paintings. X EVA MAE MELHORN York, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts LEROY MILLER Lebanon, Penna. B.S. Science CATHARINE MOYER York, Penna. B.S. Business Education 14 ) OYDEN PRICE NANCY REDDING JEAN ROLAND Yemfield, Penna. Lancaster, Penna. Elizabethtown, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts B.S. Nursing B.S. Elementary Education seeking to understand the yet A FEvV OF OUR automobiles have gained a bit of fame due to their use as " community " cars. Jean Burk- hart and her Ford transported many a deputation team. And the autos of Shirley Young, Nancy Stuckey, and David Hoover often took on the duties regularly assigned to a bus. Then there is the dignified relic that Glenn For- ney proudly brought to campus, but only when clouds were few. Some of us will be remembered for a number of little things: Danny Whitacre as the man with the inquisitive camera; Eileen Heise for her literary discussions; Art Burdett for his argumentations; and Dick McKean and Jim Klock for their notorious " jokes. " Although most ot us had scholarships, parental or G.I. aid to make the grade financially, many of us also worked at one thing or another. BETTY SAYLOR East Petersburg, Penna. B.S. Science ROBERT SCHAPPELL Lancaster, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts WILLIAM SEAMAN Connellsville, Penna. B.S. Business Administration 15 r DAVID SHAVER Hershey, Penna. B.S. Business Administration . DOROTHY SHEARER Elizabethtown, Penna. B.S. Elementary Education ROBERT SHETLER Lancaster, Penna. B.S. Science unknown and to use the known DOME OF OUR occupatipns were: Nancy Redding, nursing; Ronald Murphy, butcher; Coy Farr, insurance inspector; Edward Foster, minister; and Bill Seaman, raucous-voiced vendor of refreshments at the Hershey arena. Betty Saylor was our housewife — college coed. Our class contained the only married couple on cam- pus — Mark and Anita Keeney. Anita, incidentally, is a native of Sweden. The couple plan to study at a semi- nary and then enter mission work. Other prospective missionaries from our class are Eva Mae Melhorn and George Bundy. George, who com- pleted his work at the end of the first semester, has al- ready sailed for Southern Rhodesia, Africa. Also expecting to enter the Christian ministry after preparation in varied seminaries are Duane Smith, Sher- wood Thomas, Daniel Whitacre, and Dave Wilson. Other ministers include La Mar Dinger, Edward Foster, and Robert Schappell. G. DUANE SMITH Trafford, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts NANCY STUCKEY Elizabethtown, Penna. B.S. Elementary Education SHERWOOD THOMAS New Castle, Penna. A.B. Liberal Arts 16 freely in service. PAUL WECHTER Lincoln, Penna. B.S Business Administration DANIEL WHITACRE Grantsvilie, Maryland A.B. Liberal Arts DAVID WILSON Carlisle, Penna. B.S. Secondary Education INTENDING to enter graduate schools we have Arthur Burdett, a future lawyer, and Robert Albright and Leroy Miller who plan to be chemists. Ronald Murphy, Robert Shetler, and David Hoover also plan careers in science. The second E. C. student to attain the B.S. de- gree in nursing, Nancy Redding hopes to take graduate studies in nursing education. HAROLD WILSON. JR. Lititz, Penna. B.S. Science Mary Ann Beck will go into social work and Eileen Heise will enter journalism while sixteen of us plan to invade the business world either as accountants, secretaries, or executives. In the field of educa- tion thirteen of us expect to teach in secondary schools, nine in kinder- gartens and elementary ' schools. Others of us will enter, volun- tarily or otherwise, the armed forces before pursuing our chosen profes- sion. As we leave Elizabethtown Col- lege to pursue these graduate courses and these occupations, we do so with the understanding that we have hardly made ripples on the surface of the depths of knowledge. But we know that the things we have learned in the classroom and through living with others will prove invaluable in acquiring new knowl- edge and in using it to help our fel- lows. SHIRLEY YOUNG McClure. Penna. B.S. Business Education 17 Mrs. Beryl Hahn discusses per- spective with Juniors Henry Hoerner, and Nancy Hoffman as Sophomore Janet Varner stands by. Hours, Relaxation for Juniors Mr. and Mrs. Moyer Craighead and their one-year-old, Harold, prepare a picnic supper for hun- gry Juniors at the fireplace given by the Class of 1951. 19 I HE JUNIOR class, although smallest on campus, is by no means diminutive when it comes to getting things done. Active par- ticipants in every student activity, we fit significantly into every area of campus life. And junior leadership has provided the backbone for many a campaign and party. Quite as notable as our energy, is the variety demonstrated by our class. Serving as one example is the wide range of jobs we held during last summer. In the wilds of Idaho was forest ranger Jaywood Bru- baker; in the mountains of Puerto Rico served Jim Miller, who helped in the con- struction of a new school; at seashore re- sorts, seeking both the sun and some ready cash, were waitresses Edythe Edwards, Nancy Hoffman, and Marigrace Bucher; in New York City was Gerry Wolff, who took undergraduate courses at New York University. GEORGE ACHORN J. DONALD ALBRIGHT Elizabethtown, Penna. Talmage, Penna. CAROLE ALEXANDER WILLIAM BEASTON Harrisburg, Penna. Mt. Joy, Penna. As the juniors near DAVID BLANSET Harrisburg, Penna. JAYWOOD BRUBAKER CHRISTINE BUCCIERI MARIGRACE BUCHER Palmyra, Penna. New Cumberland, Penna. Mt. Joy, Penna. 20 From the droll antics of Don Ruhl imi- tating the maladies of a doctor ' s patients to the strains of Bill Stoneback ' s trumpet and " Smoke Gets in Your Eyes " the show wavered between riot and sophistication. After the soprano-bass strains of Marigrace Bucher and Paul Rice singing " Make Be- lieve " the review approached its climax in a passionate cancan straight from " Moulin Rouge " and a revue of the very latest Parisian frocks, both featuring a bevy of comely and charming " damsels. " The task of directing this array of music and " drama " fell to Nancy Hoffman. An exclusively junior activity was our entertainment of both seniors and two-year students at the annual Junior-Senior ban- quet held May 14. Scene of the affair was the Harrisburg Civic Club, overlooking the east shore of the Susquehanna River. HAZEL CRANKSHAW DONALD CRUMBLING Maytown, Penna. Columbia. Penna. H. JEAN DIEHL Hummelstown, Penna. SAMUEL DOCK Mt. Joy, Penna. the peak EDYTHE EDWARDS Perkasie, Penna. DONALD FOGELSANGER Shippensburg, Penna. JANE FRANKLIN Oxford. Penna. RETURNING from summer employment, or even more relaxing unemployment, we found, ready to lead us, our class officers. Serving his third term as president (but without a New Deal) was Jim Miller as- sisted by vice-president Don Zook. Our secretary, Patricia Kratz, and treasurer, Walter Schell, were, like Jim, three-star class officers. Studying hard for most of the first semes- ter, we waited until January to bring on stage our own original variety show which certainly had, if nothing else, variety. In- viting the participation of talented mem- bers of other classes, we gave forth with song and skit both aesthetic and frivolous. 21 CARL GEARY Harrisburg, Penna. MARION HALDEMAN Pottsville, Penna. GEORGE HEISEY Lebanon, Penna. WILLIAM HEISEY Lebanon, Penna. of the life collegiate, they OERVING as master-of -ceremonies was versatile Jay Brubaker. Acting as guest speaker was Prof. E. B. Hoover, known for his class-room wit. Providing the musical entertainment were Red McCarthy and his band. Sports — journalism — student government — reli- gious activities — clubs — juniors are everywhere and in each activity. Who, for example, can dispute Paul Rice ' s sovereignty as the only junior in the college quartets? Or his excellence as baritone soloist? Also claiming a title, is Harvey Jacobs in the sports department. The easy-going athlete is the only junior to participate in three intercollegiate sports — soccer, basketball, and baseball. Also prominent on the soccer field were George and Bill Heisey. And adding their prowess to E-town courtsters were Jay Brubaker, Jay Rutherford and 6 ' 6 " Don Crumbling. Harry Thomas has been efficiency itself in his role as basketball manager. Harry even managed to net two points when he was put in a game against Sus- quehanna. On the tennis court we sported racketeers Bill Beaston, Don Martin, Gerry Wolff, and Don Zook. Chosen to represent our class on the May Court were blondes Carole Alexander and Pat Kratz. A transfer student majoring in medical technology, Carole has served on the junior social committee. Pat, our college newspaper editor, is equally at ease paying homage to the May Queen, setting up the " dummy " for the next Etownian, or providing a bit of entertainment at the piano. HENRY HOERNER MARY JANE HOFFER Elizabethtown, Penna. Mt. Joy, Penna. NANCY HOFFMAN Reading, Penna. 22 RODNEY HOUSER Middlctown, Penna. GEORGE KANOFF Elizabethtown, Penna. HAZEL KNAPPENBERGER West Leesport. Penna. PATRICIA KRATZ Elverson, Penna. HARVEY JACOBS Mechanicsburg, Penna. eagerly survey enlarged VjI UICKLY acquiring local fame as a world traveler is Jim Miller who spent the past two summers in Austria and Puerto Rico under the auspices of the Brethren Service Commission. This year Jim served as vice-president of the Student Senate and as co-chair- man of the Community Chest Drive. March election campaigns saw juniors competing for campus offices. Displaying posters, distributing gum and the inevitable lollipops, our campaign man- agers drew students to the polls as we sought places in student government, on publications, and in other or- ganizations. Our classes also kept us busy. In Children ' s Litera- ture class some of us delightedly but sheepishly went back a few years to taste again tales of the brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Anderson, and A. A. Milne. HENRY KREIDER KENNETH LEAMAN Mt. Joy, Penna Lancaster. Penna. RICHARD MAGEE Easton. Penna. 23 ANOTHER typically junior class is Prof. Reun- ing ' s History of U.S. and Pa. The " ten o ' clock schol- ars " acquired, it seems, in addition to a thorough knowledge of the pranks of our ancestors, some well-exercised writing hands. A number of us had jobs on campus. Nancy Hoff- man and Hazel Knappenberger have each had three years of experience answering phones and pouring at teas in their positions as assistants to the heads of residence in Alpha and Fairview Halls. Grace Mutzabaugh ' s pleasant " Nurse in the hall " brought the hope that dinner was coming to some isolated patient. In the college store was Chris Buc- cieri, whose patience and speed were vital in satisfy- ing the whims of the ten o ' clock gang clamoring for service. Others served as laboratory assistants, waitresses, and janitors ' helpers. No more changing courses for us! Now most of us have definitely planned what we want to do upon graduation. For twenty-one of us the goal is teaching. Liberal arts courses are preparing three of us to be ministers, one to be missionary, and one a social worker; eight of us are majoring in business ad- ministration. Of our science majors, one is planning a future in electronic engineering and another in veterinary practice. Two will enter the field of chemistry, two plan to teach, and two hope to enter medical school. vistas that beckon each W. DONALD MARTIN Mt. Joy, Penna. JAMES MILLER Elizabethtown, Penna. JOYCE MILLER Dillsburg, Penna. STANLEY MILLER Lewistown, Penna. i L . URSULA NEIDHARDT A. RUTH OLDHAM Denver, Penna. Fishertown, Penna. D. PAUL RICE Zullinger. Penna. DONALD RUHL Manheim, Penna. 24 WALTER SCHELL Harrisburg. Penna. JOYCE WITMYER Lancaster, Penna. LANE SHANK Elizabethtown, Penna. GERALD WOLFF Lancaster, Penna. W. JOSEPH SUTER New Enterprise, Penna. DONALD ZOOK Dillsburg, Penna. to follow his own interest. J UR FOUR medical technology students, Carole Alexander, Cynthia Grill, Joyce Miller, and Ursula Neidhardt will be finishing their education at various hospitals next year. Thus are the juniors preparing both to be seniors and to be users of the knowledge they have the right to acquire. OTHER JUNIORS MARILYN DEPPE Lebanon, Penna. FRED FAWBER Hershey, Penna. CYNTHIA GRILL Christiana, Penna. DONALD MAIER Middletown, Penna. NANCY MOYER Telford, Penna. GRACE MUTZABAUGH Lancaster, Penna. RUTH B. MYERS Lancaster, Penna. BURNS NIPPLE Royalton, Penna. JAY RUTHERFORD Elizabethtown, Penna. PETER VASSIL Lancaster, Penna. SAMUEL WILLIAMS Clemens, South Carolina 25 Sophs, Maintenance men Blough, Heisey, and Brown unload freshly laund- ered towels for the basketball squad. 26 Sophs, Everywhere Grace Mutzabaugh. R.N., directs Medical Sec- retarial Science students in bandaging. 27 ELTON ABEL Hellam. Penna. DONALD BARR Reedsville. Penna. LUCY BAUGHER Aspers. Penna. Well on their academic way, CHARLES BECHTEL WILLIAM BECHTEL East Berlin, Penna. East Berlin. Penna. GLORIA BORTNER BERNICE BRATTON Lineboro. Maryland Millerstown, Penna. EVELYN BELL Palmyra. Penna. NANCY BRUBAKER Lititz. Penna CAROL BERRY Manheim. Penna. JOHN BUSH Lemoyne. Penna. " V 28 r BROOKE BLTTERWICK Sellersville. Penna. CLARENCE COX Lancaster. Penna. JOHN BYERS Johnstown, Penna. CHARLES DERK Chester. Penna. WILLIAM CARMITCHELL CHARLES COBAUGH Lancaster. Penna. Elizabethtown, Penna. MARY DILL1NG Everett. Penna LOIS DUPPSTADT Stoystown, Penna. the sophomores, with lively O OMEONE has said of our sophomore class: " It ' s quite a group! They ' ve acquired the new sophomoric dignity without losing the old freshman enthusiasm. " An intelligent observation, indeed! Ours is a class that really does things! College splash parties in the M.S.T.C. pool, a roller skating party, a night at the Ice Capades, and our original and exclusively sophomore variety show, " The De- but of International Color Television " were just a few of the sophomore-sponsored activities. Serving as the catalyst of our ninety-member group is our energetic president. Charles Bechtel. Assisting him are Paul Grubb, vice-president; Carol Berry, secretary: and Ralph Mover, treasurer. Actually, it ' s not sophomoric egotism but a solid fact that many extra-curricular activities on campus would suffer were it not for the sophomore " spark. " Reboundman Dick Stine. E-town ' s " Robinson Crus- oe " would sorely be missed on the varsity basket- ball squad. Six out of twelve of Prof. Byerly ' s grunt- and-groan men — Don Carlin. Jack Byers, Charlie Derk. Clair Metzler. Fran Heck, and Jay Gibble — are members of our class. The cheerleading squad is composed almost ex- clusively of sophomores, not to mention those power- ful voices of our class coming from the bleachers. Captain Shirley Junkin. Elva Jean Lehman, Lois King, and Lucy Baugher take honors in this depart- ment. And let ' s not forget our Bluebirds, who would miss the scoring punch of Janet Hunsberger and Bernice Bratton. Our soccer squad needs such key sophomore men as Jack Ferich. Ralph Moyer, Orwin Keeney, Mel Longenecker. Tyler Trimmer. Dick Stine. Charlie and Bill Bechtel. Charlie Derk. and Clair Metzler. 29 JANET EARHART Elizabethtoun, Penna. JANET EVANS Roversford. Penna. RALPH ESHELMAN Elizabethtown. Penna. ROBERT FAUS Manheim. Penna. JaNET HUNSBERGER. Jessie Martin, Janet Earhart, Kitty Gish. Carol Berry, Lois King, and manager Shirley Myers are the fast-moving Bluebirds on the hockey team. Musically speaking, the a cappella choir needs the voices of Dolly Longenecker, Elva Jean Lehman, Pat Minnich, Sally Knepper, Evelyn Bell, Mary Dilling. Jay Gibble. Ralph Moyer, Jack Byers, Paul Grubb. Jim Yoder, and Harold Wenger. Second tenor Ralph Moyer and choir presi- dent Paul Grubb harmonize with our col- lege men ' s quartet. The Sock and Buskin club would be practically without members if it were not for sophomore thespians. Eleven out of thirteen roles in th e club ' s one-act plays were handled by sophomores. Two attractive brunettes represented our class on the May Court this year — Lucy Baugher and Carol Berry (roommates no less!) interest The engaged of our group include Josephine Leppo. Betty Williams, Charles Cobaugh, and Jack Ferich, while Ken Franklin is married and has a little daugh- ter. Many of our number make individual contributions, extending their influence beyond the campus. Jay Gibble was elected president of the Brethren Student Christian Association which includes all Brethren colleges in the United States. Pat Minnich is also active in both district and state C.B.Y.F. work. For the past seven years William Carmitchell has attended meetings of the U.N.. and in 1952 represented the American Friends Society in a political tour of Europe. JOHN FERICH. JR. Willow Street, Penna. JEAN GEYER Middletown, Penna. P. RICHARD FORNEY Lebanon. Penna. JAY GIBBLE Bethel. Penna. 30 KATHRYN G1SH Elizabeihtown. Penna. PAUL GRUBB, JR. Elizabethtown, Penna. JOSEPHINE HAEFNER Lancaster, Penna. FRANCIS HECK Erial. New Jersey PAUL HOFFMAN Williamstown, Penna. JANET HUNSBERGER Royersford, Penna. ¥ r T " , ' % - - j2 Z kV L EL X in the arts and sciences, QJUR SOLE contribution to the student senate is Bill Bechtel. Gwen Miller serves as the assistant head of residence in Memorial Hall. Students express de- light at the clever ideas and artistic ability Carol Berry displays on the library bulletin board and pos- ters about campus. Charles Cobaugh has also been blessed with this artistic talent and offers his to the Etownian and the Conestogan. Pre-ministerial students of our class express their ideas and find a chance both to practice and to serve as they speak in various churches in Pennsylvania. BARBARA JOHNSON Woodbine. Penna. MARY JONES Boswell, Penna. SHIRLEY JUNKIN Lemovne, Penna. ORWIN KEENEY Myerstown, Penna. yp A, 31 T K LOIS KING Lancaster, Penna. SARAH KNEPPER Berlin, Penna. MARIE KINNEY High Bridge, New Jersey SYLVIA KUGLER Hungerford. Penna. LORETTA KLINE Hanover, Penna. BARRY LA VINE Trenton, New Jersey RUTH KLING Blairs Mills, Penna. ELVA JEAN LEHMAN Lawn. Penna. AMONG THEIR number are Kenneth Franklin, Jay Gibble, Robert Faus, and Jack Ferich. Doris Welch, Mary Jones, and Jim Zarfoss on the clarinet, Dolly Long- enecker on the drums, and Sally Knepper with her sax, and Harold Wenger ' s tuba playing increase the volume of our college band. After the books-and-buckets initiation given to the freshmen by whistle-blowing sophomores, we can well understand the feeling expressed by screaming and horri- fied freshmen in their variety show as they opened a large box to discover a picture of a sophomore in the bottom! Five of us will leave the college campus for the physician ' s office as Janet Huns- berger, Shirley Myers, Edna Rice. Janet Shearer, and Florence Shreiner complete their courses in medical secretarial science this year. Receiving certificates in secre- tarial science will be Janet Earhart, Janet Evans, Kitty Gish. Lois King, and Ruth Alexander. spiritedly attempt JOSEPHINE LEPPO MELVIN LONGENECKER Hanover, Penna Progress, Penna. fc 32 V E NO SOONER were out of the one- theme-a- veek stage, than some new courses were ready to challenge us. If you should happen to smell formaldehyde on a stu- dent and notice that he shuts himself in his room at regular intervals alone with a thick, black book, it ' s probably a sopho- more taking biology. Similarly easy to recognize is the individual who dreamily recites love sonnets as he massages his right fingers stiff from taking notes. He is. without doubt, coming from the class in English Literature, where the best English authors and their works, from Beowulf to present-day poetry and prose are discussed. Despite the odor of skunk, our secretarial girls continued to work on office machines in the business building. I .V JESSIE MARTIN Elizabethtown. Penna. JACOB MESSNER Rothsville. Penna. the untried, question each new CLAIR METZLER Manheim. Penna. SHIRLEY MYERS York, Penna. GWENDOLYN MILLER PATRICIA MINNICH Boiling Springs, Penna. • York. Penna. CHARLES ORBANK Conestoga, Penna. ZOE PROCTOR New Hope. Penna. RALPH MOYER Telford. Penna. EDNA RICE Zullinger, Penna. 33 TOR US, the ninety of the class of 1956, we have both memories of college behind us and anticipation of college to come. Two years from now, we hope it may be said of our class: " It ' s quite a group! They ' ve ac- quired the dignity of seniors with- out losing their freshman enthu- siasm! " £ F EDWARD SHANK Elizabethtown, Penna. JANET SHEARER Perulack. Penna. VIVIAN SHELLE1 Newville, Penna. experience, and add to campus life FLORENCE SHREINER BRUCE SMITH Bareville, Penna. Harrisburg, Penna. RICHARD STINE BERNICE STONE1 Red Lion, Penna. Mechanicsburg, Penna JOHN STONER Lemoyne, Penna. DOROTHY STOTZ JANET TRIMMER TYLER TRIMMEI Middletown, Penna. New Holland, Penna. Elizabethtown, Penna. 34 JANET VARNER Spring Run. Penna. JAMES WEAVER Elizabethtown. Penna. DORIS WELCH West Grove. Penna. HAROLD WENGER Quarryville, Penna. their own zest for living kETTY WILLIAMS Lancaster, Penna. JAMES YODER Mattawana, Penna. RUTH WITTER Mercersburg, Penna. JAMES ZARFOSS Elizabethtown. Penna. JOHN WOLF Lancaster, Penna. RITA ZUG Richland, Penna. OTHER SOPHOMORES RUTH ALEXANDER Lancaster, Penna. DONALD CARLIN McAlisterville. Penna. GLENN DIMELER Harrisburg, Penna. HENRY HITZ Elizabethtown, Penna. MARILYN LONGENECKER Lebanon, Penna. GWENDOLYN LOWE Lancaster. Penna. NEAL MORAN Middletown. Penna. RAMON RICKABAUGH Montoursville, Penna. ROBERT SHERK Mt. Joy. Penna. HARRY THOMAS Harrisburg, Penna. 35 Freshman Initiation under Jack Currie and Ted Yohe share an announce- ment to freshmen while Lorell Price checks his mail box and Carl Denlinger reads a letter from home 36 Sophomore Direction Gloria Keller reads her theme in English Comp. I to classmates while Dr. Kelly, instructor, looks on. 37 ElIZABETHTOWN College — there it lay stretching before us, sprawling and beautiful — holding for us new opportunities, fulfillment of dreams, kindling of new hopes and plans. Elizabethtown College — this was to be our Alma Mater, our home away from home — where we would meet new friends, acquire habits, develop personalities, and mature into men and women cap- able of accepting the responsibili- ties forced upon us in this world of conflict. But now we were unacquainted with these buildings, these people, and perhaps deep inside, each of us was a bit afraid, a bit timid about entering into this new and different way of living. Now we had to make our own decisions. We were com- pletely " on our own. " But the day of " embarking " had arrived. There was no time for looking back. People everywhere were hurrying or trying to hurry under loads of boxes, bags, suit- cases, and study lamps, propelled in the right direction by helpful stu- dent senators. DOROTHY ANDERSON Delta, Penna. New in the halls of academic DONALD BARLEY Lancaster, Penna JOHN BON1TZ, JR. Progress, Penna. JAMES BAUGHER Harrisburg, Penna. JAY BOOK Thompsontown, Penna. RODNEY BERKLEY Johnstown, Penna. ROBERT BLESSING Harrisburg, Penna. JANICE BRISBIN RUTHANNE BUTTERBAUGH Yeagertown, Penna. Elizabethtown, Penna. 38 i EDUARDO CHEGWIN Barranquilla. Colombia SAMUEL COOK Mifflin, Penna. FRANCES COPE Manheim, Penna. learning, freshmen seek to know DOROTHY CROUSE Elkton. Maryland HAROLD DAVELER Elizabethtown. Penna. JACK CURRIE Harrisburg. Penna. ROBERT DeMENT Berwick, Penna. INNA DANILOFF Millville, New Jersey CARL DENLINGER Salunga, Penna. LEAH DANKEL Rockaway, New Jersey FERN DIEHL Hummelstown. Penna. 39 1 SHIRLEY EBY Mt. Joy, Penna. STEPHEN EINFALT Northampton, Penna. JOANNE EVANS Lancaster, Penna. KENNETH FASICK Harrisburg, Penna. the meaning locked in words, KAY FILLING Columbia, Penna. GARY FLEMING Lancaster, Penna. LAYTON FIRENG Wayne, Penna. JOHN FISHER CASSANDRA FITZKEE Greencastle, Penna. Lancaster, Penna. RUTH ANN FOSTER SUZANNE FOSTER SHIRLEY GARRETT Harrisburg, Penna. Lancaster. Penna. Lewistown, Penna. V 40 CHARMAINE GENTZLER York, Penna. GLORIA GLADFELTER New Cumberland. Penna. DONALD GOLDEN York Springs. Penna. ROBERT GOUDIE Downingtown, Penna. NANCY GROFF Marietta. Penna. SHIRLEY HELLER Gardners, Penna. JOHN HERIGAN Steelton, Penna. MAX HERSHBERGER New Enterprise, Penna. PAUL HETRICK Elizabethtown. Penna. I EA AND AN informal dinner in the gym pro- vided opportunities for meeting these new people — deans and faculty, roommates and classmates, parents and relatives. Tests and registration followed in quick succes- sion. And after the tour of the massive Masonic Homes, the " get acquainted " parties, the informal gatherings in Fairview Hall around Pete Thompson and his trumpet, and the all-college picnic at the He-rshey Community Park, we freshmen began to feel that we truly belonged in this bustling college community. Dinks — oh how we enjoyed (?) wearing those attractive (?) contraptions of blue and gray that perched on our heads like misplaced felt bowls. " We hail thee Alma Mater dear, " was very popular dur- ing this week of sophomore regulations, and it was no surprise, at the sound of a whistle, to see us, clothes inside out and carrying our books in bags and wastepaper cans, suddenly drop to our knees, dump our books, and seek refuge under our bags and cans from sophomore " bombers " hovering over- head. We were quite surprised to see what attractive girls some of our boys would make, especially a cute " doll " named " Mabel " Rojohn. 41 GLADYS H1XSON Elizabethtown. Penna. GLORIA HOERNER Elizabethtown. Penna. MARIE HOOVER Elizabethtown, Penna. MARY HOFFMAN Lawn, Penna. ROBERT HOFFMAN Reading. Penna. MARY LOU JACKSON Middletown. Penna. condensed in the chemical Unfortunately, a few of us rebelled and were helped into the water of beautiful Lake Placida by obliging sophomores. We are sure Glenn Bixler remembers this chilly punishment. The day of Homecoming finally arrived, and we freshmen mustered our muscle and might and there by the lake, the scene of many a fresh- man dunking, we defeated the sophomores in a thrilling tug-o-war. Off went the dinks — out went the regulations. The freshmen had won! LEAH K.ANN Carlisle, Penna. PETER KANOFF Highspire. Penna GLORIA KELLER Wernerssille, Penna. JOAN KELLER Morwood, Penna. 42 SUN KYUNG KIM Seoul. Korea DORIS KIPP Newport. Penna. R. KNAPPENBERGER West Leesport. Penna. BENNETT K.ULP Perkasie. Penna. equation, symbolized T HE VARIETY Show was another landmark in our journey as fresh- men. The growing machine went haywire and produced the largest diaper clad baby ever seen by the name of Layton Fireng. We also found the " lost cord. " The interests of our freshman class vary greatly. Thirty-three are headed for the competitive field of business, thirty are dedicating their lives to the teaching profession and the molding of the lives of the fu- ture citizens of America. JOANNE LABEZIUS Lancaster, Penna. GERALD LUDWICK Perkasie. Penna. JAY LUTZ McKeesport. Penna. M. JOAN LeVAN Wellsboro. Penna. KENNETH MILLER Lebanon. Penna. PATRICIA MOORE Johnstown. Penna. 43 CAROLE MOOSE Elizabethtown, Penna. EDWIN MULLER Paterson. New Jersey LOIS MUMMA Harrisburg, Penna. CHRISTA NOLL Lancaster, Penna. ANTHONY NOSAL Central City, Penna. SHIRLEY PRANGE Christiana, Penna. JAMES PRIFER Harrisburg, Penna. MARLIN REED, JR. Gratz, Penna. INA REICHARD Shady Grove, Penna. LaVERNE ricks Washington, D. C. JOYCE ROUDABUSH Johnstown. Penna. GLADYS SHIRK Quarryville, Penna. 44 CARL SPEASE Penbrook. Penna. NANCY SW ANSON Mt. Joy. Penna. AUDREY SPRENKLE North East. Maryland J. LLOYD SWOPE Union Deposit. Penna. WANDA SPROW Harrisburg, Penna. J. BARBARA THEEL Glassboro. New Jersey WILLIAM STONEBACK Hatfield, Penna. MARY THOME Mt. Jov. Penna. by the algebraic sign, hidden THIRTY-THREE are aiming for an A.B. in Liberal Arts, and forty-two are entering into the fields of science, into a world of test tubes and experiments — medicine and technology — into fields which hold innumerable potentialities for the modern world. But we had one common meeting ground: English Composition. There we struggled together. And what was our aim? — a theme for Wednesday — a simple thing to say but most difficult to produce. Then there was the slight battle with the bibliographies as we commenced the job of writing a term paper. DELORIS TURNER Grasonville. Maryland CHARLES WEAVER Manheim, Penna. VERNA WEAVER Lititz. Penna. 45 SYLVIA WEISS Harrisburg, Penna. ROBERT WERT Catasauqua, Penna. HAZEL WELLS Palmyra. Penna. DONALD WILLOUGHBY Harrisburg, Penna. in historical THOSE WHO were fortunate (?) enough to take a course in chemistry or biology remember quite dis- tinctly the periods of experiments and dissections called " labs, " where odors of hydrogen sulfide (rot- ten egg odor) and formaldehyde were quite common. But then who minded the odors when one was so privileged as to be able to dissect grasshoppers and earthworms? Bob Knappenberger was elected president of our class in our freshman year and Ed Muller. vice-presi- dent. The secretary was Sandy Fitzkee and the " girl with all the money " was Joanne Evans. Our class was very fortunate in having three students representing countries other than our own. Inna Daniloff from Latvia is aiming for an A.B. in Liberal Arts and Christa Noll whose homeland is Germany is planning to be a medical technician. From Puerto Rico came Alberto Zayas who is ma- joring in science. incident. The FRESHMEN have added much to all fields of interest on campus. In the realm of athletics they have excelled, introducing such stars as Sal Paone, Lou Lauria, Rodney Berkley, and Bob Wert. The hockey and girls ' basketball teams have been strengthened by freshmen girls such as Audrey Sprenkle, Hazel Yoder, Ina Reichard, and Joanne Evans. Musically speaking, our class can boast of many contributors. Don Golden at the piano and organ and Gloria Gladfelter and Ken Miller in the vocal department, to mention only a few. Scholastically, we ' re tops with our dean ' s list achievers like Nancy Swanson, Sylvia Weiss, Bob Knappenberger, and Gloria Keller. Yes, we have changed in this year. We have lived new experiences, made new friends, learned new things. And it is with eagerness that we look forward to our future years at Elizabethtown College. KENNETH WISE Highspire, Penna. HAZEL YODER Mattawana. Penna. PAULINE WOLFE Myerstown. Penna. THEODORE YOHE York, Penna. 46 Left: Students from other lands meet at the mail- box to exchange ideas on modern trends in their home countries. They are Mrs. Anita Keeney, Sweden; Wok Kim and Sun Kim, Korea; Inna Daniloff, Latvia; Alberto Zayas, Puerto Rico. Bottom: Miss Martha Martin instructs the Wednesday class for ministers. OTHER FRESHMEN CHARLES ADAMS Manheim. Penna. ROBERT ASPRIL Lancaster. Penna. MATTHEW BELICIC Harrisburg, Penna. GLENN BIXLER Hatboro. Penna. MARCIA BOOP Yeagertown. Penna. PHILIP BORREGGINE Philadelphia, Penna. KALMAN BUDA Hamburg. New Jersey JAMES BORTZFIELD Lancaster, Penna. PETER BOSKOVICH Lebanon. Penna. ELLSWORTH DEAN McClure, Penna. HEDY DILLMAN Frackville, Penna. FRANKLIN EICHLER Florin, Penna. IRVIN ENGLE, JR. Elizabethtown, Penna. JAY EVANS Lancaster, Penna. FREDERICK FERGUSON Thompsontown. Penna. MARGARET FLICK Lancaster. Penna. H. JERE FREY Elizabethtown, Penna. HARRY HERSHEY Elizabethtown, Penna. WILLIAM HODGDON Ocean City, New Jersey LEE HOFFER Harrisburg, Penna. EDWARD HOLTZINGER State College, Penna. MICHAEL IVANOFF Harrisburg, Penna. STEPHEN KEREK Lancaster, Penna. LOUIS LAURIA Philadelphia, Penna. FRANK LECH Harrisburg, Penna. ALBERT McCULLOUGH Clearfield, Penna. ELLIS MUMMA Harrisburg, Penna. DOMENICO NARDELLI Bernardsville, New Jersey SALVATORE PAONE Philadelphia, Penna. LORELL PRICE Vernfield, Penna. TOLBERT PROWELL Steelton. Penna. 47 Right: Professor Custer explains a problem in wiring to the evening class in electronics, a course included in Elizabethtown ' s program of adult edu- cation. Bottom: Miss Eastlack instructs a class in the elements of typing. OTHER FRESHMEN M. PATRICK RAFTER Philadelphia, Penna. WILSON RAHN Lancaster, Penna. JACK REYNOLDS Lancaster, Penna. ALBERT ROGERS Norristown, Penna. ERNEST ROJOHN, JR. York, Penna. DONALD ROYER Manheim, Penna. JAY ROYER Elizabethtown, Penna. JAMES RUTHERFORD Elizabethtown, Penna. MAURICE SANKO Manheim, Penna. JONATHAN SMITH Elizabethtown, Penna. MENDEL SOHN Middletown, Penna. LEROY TEPSICH Steelton, Penna. ARTHUR THOMAS Alexandria, Virginia PETER THOMPSON Quarryville, Penna. ROBERT TURNER Manheim, Penna. LOUIS ULRICH Elizabethtown, Penna. FRED VAN SCYOC Elizabethtown, Penna. JAMES WILLIARD Highspire, Penna. ALBERTO ZAYAS Castaner, Puerto Rico SPECIAL STUDENTS EDWARD COMBS Olmsted AFB ROBERT FELDMAN Olmsted AFB ELWOOD GRIMM Elizabethtown, Penna. WILLIAM HENRY Olmsted AFB EUGENE MADIERA Elizabethtown. Penna. CARL MARTIN Harrisburg, Penna. ERDIS MUMMERT Elizabethtown, Penna. MICHAEL NEGRA Olmsted AFB DAVID SALISBURY Lancaster, Penna. RALPH J. SCACCIA Olmsted AFB MEADE SCHAFFNER Lancaster. Penna. ANNA SHAFFNER Maytown, Penna. ANNE SHIFFLET Harrisburg, Penna. ARTHUR THOMAS Olmsted AFB ESTHER WINTERS Elizabethtown, Penna. 48 A FACULTY expresses itself best not in the number of well-worn opinions it can force on a student body but in the degree to which it can teach students to think for themselves. The influences of a superior faculty can best be traced in new powers and understandings possessed by those it taught. THE FACULTY A. C. BAUGHER, Ph.D.; LL.D. President and Professor of Chemistry HENRY G. BUCHER, Ed.M.; Ed.D. Dean and Professor of Education RALPH WIEST SCHLOSSER. A.M.; Litt.D. Professor of English CHARLES S. APGAR, M.S.; Ph.D. Professor of Biology O. F. STAMBAUGH, M.S.; Ph.D. Professor of Chemistry FREDERICK C. NEUMANN, Ph.D. Professor of Languages NEVIN W. FISHER, B.M.; M.Mus. Professor of Music W. W. PETERS, LL.D. Professor of Sociology and Psychology ELMER B. HOOVER, M.Ed. Associate Professor of Education Director of Teacher Training CARL E. HEILMAN, A.B.; A.M. Associate Professor of Mathematics and Physics EPHRAIM GIBBEL MEYER, A.B.; A.M. Reference Librarian VERA R. HACKMAN, A.B.; A.M. Dean of Women Associate Professor of English ALBERT L. GRAY. JR., B.S.; MBA. Associate Professor of Business Education K. EZRA BUCHER, B.S.; M.S. Treasurer and Business Manager Assistant Professor of Business Education ALICE S. HEILMAN. B.S.; B.L.S. Librarian EBY C. ESPENSHADE, B.S.; M.Ed. Director of Admissions Alumni Secretary BESSIE D. APGAR, M.S.; Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Biology WILHELM REUNING, B.S.; M.S. Assistant Professor of History and Political Science ROBERT A. BYERLY, A.B.; B.D.; A.M. Assistant Professor of Bible Director of Religious Activities MARTHA MARTIN, A.B. Instructor in Bible IRA R. HERR, A.B. Instructor in Physical Education GERTRUDE ROYER MEYER Instructor in Piano D. PAUL GREENE, A.B.: B.D. Instructor in History and Physical Education Dean of Men LOUISE K. KELLY, A.B.; M.A.; Ph.D. Instructor in English EMMA R. ENGLE, A.B. Registrar ELINOR EASTLACK, B.S.; Ed.M. Instructor in Business Education KATHRYN HERR, A.B. Part-time Instructor in French ELINOR B. NEUMANN, A.B.; M.A. Part-time Instructor in German GALEN W. HERR, B.S. Director of Band and Orchestra THERESA FETTER, B.M.; M.Mus. Part-time Instructor in Organ EDGAR T. BITTING, B.S.; M.B.A. Part-time Instructor in Business EVELYN HEATH, B.S. Part-time Instructor in Physical Education CHARLES E. WEAVER, B.S.; M.D. Special Lecturer in Medical Laboratory Technique BERYL HAHN, B.S. Part-time Instructor in Art HUBERT M. CUSTER, B.S. Instructor in Physics PHARES HERTZOG, B.S.; M.A. Part-time Instructor in Chemistry HENRY F. GINGRICH. A.B.; LL.B. Part-time Instructor in Law ROBERT S. YOUNG Administrative Assistant GRACE ALLAN Head of Residence JESSIE COSNER Head of Residence 50 MAN IS endowed with an insatiable de- sire for knowledge. His curiosity to learn begins at birth and continues throughout life. His mind is constantly searching for new truths. Freedom to seek truth is the divine right of man. It is one of the charac- teristics which distinguishes man from the rest of creation. In his search for truth man sweeps the heavens with his telescope; he opens the atom to discover the secrets of matter; he explores the human mind to find the reasons for the ways of man; he finds inspiration as much in the infinitesi- mally small as in the infinitely large. He goes everywhere in search of knowledge. A young man or woman who accepts the privileges of a four year college educa- tion thereby assumes an obligation to his family, to his Alma Mater, and to society. And the only way by which this obligation can be even partially discharged is through service. The motto of Elizabethtown Col- lege — Educate for Service — is fully in keeping with this philosophy. Consonant with the American spirit of democracy, society must grant the indi- vidual opportunity to serve commensurate with the knowledge he has been permitted to gain. PRESIDENT A. C. BAUGHER Alpha Hall, the hub of the cam- pus, serves as administrative, dining, and housing unit. Of- fices of the president, dean, treasurer, deans of men and women, and alumni secretary oc- cupy the main floor. All board- ing students dine on the lower level and forty women students are in residence on the two upper floors. 51 And ye shall know K. EZRA BUCHER Treasurer, Business Manager Miss Emma Engle, registrar, returns a student ' s cumulative record to the file. Mrs. Ellen Howell, storekeeper, substitutes at the switch board as Miss Martha Farver, secretary to the treasurer, receives a letter to mail from Robert Hollinger, bookkeeper. Mrs. Doris Lewis, secretary to the president, types a report while Mildred Holloway, secretary, prepares to do a letter. 52 the truth, and the truth shall make you free.-St. John Student proctors meet with D. Paul Greene, Dean of Men. in the South Hall living room to discuss housing problems in the dormitory. Dean Greene points out the quiet hour regulations to North and South Hall proctors George Frost (left) and William Foster. Housing regulations estab- lished for the eighty dormitory students are also applicable to the forty men students living in nearby off-campus homes. Rules include instruc- tions for study, for room care, and in courtesies expected in dormitory living. The dean also ar- ranges for personal consultation. How to pour at teas and answer the telephone are only a few of the duties explained by Vera R. Hackman, Dean of Women, as she instructs the as- sistants to heads of residences. Marian Meyer (standing) is senior director of house activi- ties in Memorial Hall. Her as- sistant is Gwendolyn Miller (seated, upper left). Beside Miss Miller is Nancv Hoffman, assist- ant in Alpha Hall. Hazel Knap- penberger assists in the Fairview dormitory. 53 For whatever deserves DR. FREDERICK NEUMANN In teaching modern languages, Dr. Neu- mann is assisted by Mrs. Elinor Neu- mann, instructor in German I, and Mrs. Kathryn Heir, instructor in French I and II. Liberal Arts majors, whether meeting the language requirement in French, Ger- man, or Spanish, soon discover that a second or third language unlocks doors to treasure stores of other cultures. Edgar T. Bitting, instructor in Business, and Elinor Eastlack, in- structor in Business Education, pose between classes near the corridor bulletin board. Mr. Bitting teaches accounting and Mathematics of Business. Miss Eastlack instructs secretarial science majors in Typing I and II, Shorthand I and II, Business Correspondence, and Office Machine Practice. Prof. Albert Gray pauses on the steps of the Business Education Building to chat with Mr. Henry Gingrich, instructor in Business Law, before going to his class in Advanced Business Statistics. Both courses are required of students majoring in Business Ad- ministration. 54 to exist deserves also to be known Freshmen recall the patience of Mr. Meyer in answering the hundreds of questions those term papers evoke. ALICE S. HEILMAN Librarian In the well-appointed library Mrs. Heilman mo- tivates the student ' s quest for knowledge by establishing pleasant, efficient service, by giving guidance to leisure time reading, by increasing the services of the library to meet changing stu- dent needs. This year stacks were opened to students, special loan exhibits were secured, and special collections were augmented. EPHRAIM G. MEYER Reference Librarian Dr. R. W. Schlosser, professor of English, confers with members of the department, Vera R. Hack- man and Dr. Louise Kelly, on English course offerings. Dr. Schlosser teaches courses in Eng- lish and American literature. Miss Hackman is adviser to all student publications — The Con- estogan, The Etownian, The Rudder — and teaches a course in journalism. Dr. Kelly teaches English composition and directs the activities of the dramatic club, Sock and Buskin. 55 for knowledge is Dr. W. W. Peters, professor of sociology and psychology, discusses his three-year post-war stay in Austria with Wilhelm Reuning, assistant pro- fessor of history and political science. Both have traveled extensively in central Europe. The Gibble Science Building houses the biology, chemistry, and physics labora- tories and classrooms. Here, too, meet classes in qualitative and quantitative analysis, histology, microbiology, prac- tical electronics, and anatomy. Dr. O. F. Stambaugh, professor of chemistry, and Dr. Charles E. Weaver, special lecturer in Medical Laboratory Technique. 56 fl Above: Phares Hertzog. part-time instructor in chemistry; Hubert M. Custer, instructor in physics; Carl E. Heilman, associate professor of mathematics. the image of existence Pictured together: Dr. C. S. Ap- gar, professor of biology, and Dr. Bessie Apgar, assistant pro- fessor of biology. Right: One of the four laboratory sections for the course in biology. Students are studying the Par- amecium under the microscope. 57 and things mean and splendid Professor Robert Byerly and Miss Martha Martin enrich the spiritual atmosphere on campus through their teaching of the Bible and their guid- ance in religious activities. Their courses in Sur- vey of Biblical History and Biblical Literature have given many students a more comprehensive understanding of the English Bible. Rider Memorial Hall combines the campus chapel, recreation center, classrooms, music rooms, and college store into a center of all-campus activities. Professor Elmer B. Hoover, director of student teaching, discusses new workshop methods in ele- mentary art education with Mrs. Beryl Hahn, teacher of Public School Art. Under Mrs. Hahn s guidance, campus student teachers have compiled a valuable file of art materials for use in future classroom situations. 58 exist alike. -Francis Bacon PROFESSOR NEVIN W. FISHER Director of Music GALEN W. HERR Director of Band Mrs. Theresa Fetter, part-time instructor in organ, presents a marimba solo at the faculty reception to students. Accompanying her on the piano is Mrs. Ephraim G. Meyer, instructor in piano. In the faculty recital following the reception Mrs. Meyer and Mrs. Fetter played piano-organ duos. Other faculty members presented instrumental or vocal solos. Mrs. Fetter prepares students to be church and chapel organists. Mrs. Meyer accompanies the Com- munity Chorus in addition to giving private lessons in piano. 59 ROBERT S. YOUNG Administrative Assistant In response to a student ' s letter of application, Eby C. Espenshade, director of admissions and alumni secretary, dictates the reply to his secretary, Mrs. Ruth Mumma. Contacting prospective students takes Mr. Espenshade into four states and hundreds of high schools. Right: The coaches meet to discuss schedules and procedures for the fall sports program. Ira R. Herr, director of athletics, Mrs. Evelyn Heath, hockey coach, and D. Paul Greene, coach of soccer and basketball, plan for Homecoming Day sports events. Left: Mrs. Grace Allan, Alpha Hall, and Mrs. Jessie Cosner, Fairview Hall, both heads of wom- en ' s residences, chat on the porch of Mrs. Cosner ' s apartment. Making a dormitory a home for forty or fifty college women is their assignment. 60 ■ ■ CAMPUS ACTIVITIES lead students along divergent paths wind- ing through a maze of parties, variety shows, intramural sports, elections, campus drives, May Day, and Commencement. All provide needed recreation and all have the more subtle but equally im- portant virtue of stimulating the development of personal poise and social intelligence. Intermission at the faculty recep- tion for students. Pouring are Mrs. Carl Heilman and Mrs. Eby Espenshade. The campus chest fund committee — Gloria Keller, Jack Byers, James Miller, Julia Bender, and Inna Daniloff — repre- sents the Student Senate and the Student Christian Association. Students and faculty enjoying the first all-college picnic of the year at the Hershey Community Play- ground. 62 Francis Heck attempts to pin Charlie Weaver, another heavyweight, during the wrestling exhibi- tion, February 12. The can-can, a part of the junior variety show, presented by Francis Heck, Charles Derk, Melvin Longenecker, Bruce Smith, and Jaywood Bru- baker. James Baugher and Jaywood Brubaker engage in a most energetic discussion in their act in the sophomore variety show. Shirley Myers singing " Diamonds Are A Girl ' s Best Friend " to the admiring members of her act in the sophomore show. They are: Lois King, Florence Shreiner, Gloria Bortner, Vivian Sheller, Elva Jean Lehman, Lucy Baugher, and Janet Hunsberger. Voting for May Queen is Neal Moran, student from Olmsted Field, Middletown Air Base. On duty at the ballot box is Marilyn Deppe. Frances Bishop watches proceedings. 63 May Day 1953 Phyllis Anne Black and Carol Lynn Bucher pose with Queen Shirley Seldomridge just before the May court processional. A scene from the dramatization of " The Village Blacksmith " with Harold Wenger as the smith. The 1953 May Court awaits the crowning of their queen, Shirley Warner Seldomridge. Seated to her right are Marilyn Long- enecker, Patricia Kratz, Phyllis Kratz, Peggy Hicks, and Elsie Bomgardner Ziegler. To her left are Peggy Walzl, Dolores Landis, Sallie Johnson, and Carole Berry. Flower girls are Phyllis Anne Black and Carol Lynn Bucher. 64 Dorothy Shearer Janice Lehman Eighth May Day West Campus 1:30 p.m. East Campus 2:30 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Gymnasium 3:00 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. The Library 2:30 to 7:30 p.m. Center Campus 6:30 p.m. A uditorium 8:00 p.m. Crowning of the Queen A Cappella Choir Baseball E.C.. vs. L.V.C. Tennis Tournament Outdoor Supper Hansel and Gretel dramatized by Sock and Buskin Club An Exhibit Theme: Man ' s Right to Knowledge and the Free Use Thereof. Organ Recital — Rider Memorial Hall Light Opera Festival Audrey Sprenkle Janice Brisbin I Sallie Mae Johnson, Queen Dolores Landis, Maid oj Honor I Patricia Kratz Carole Alexander Lucy Baugher Carol Berry 65 The 1953 Commencement Harriet Beetham Allison and Shirley Warner Seldomridge were graduated summa cum laude and cum laude. The academic procession for the fifty-first commencement moves toward the gymnasium in a driz- zling rain. Dr. Milton S. Eisenhower and Dr. John D. Trimmer chat with President A. C. Baugher in his office on commencement day. Honorary degrees were conferred upon both educators. 66 Graduation May 31, 1954 Seniors graduating with high scholastic honors are: Robert Al- bright, magna cum laude; Eileen Heise, cum laude; Shirley Diehl, summa cum laude; Shirley Young, cum laude; and Leroy Miller, summa cum laude. Not pictured is F. L. McConkey, cum laude. 67 Barricading the steps of Alpha, students engage in the annual ritual of autographing Conestogans. Don Zook, Ralph Eshelman, and William Stone- back watch George Frost twirl the racket to determine sides on court for a doubles in tennis. Mrs. Grace Allan serves Dr. H. H. Chang at a tea in Alpha living room. Later Dr. Chang spoke on " Great Men in Modern China. " Inna Daniloff looks on. The Gen. Platoff Don Cossack Chorus under the direction of Nicholas Kostru- koft presented a program of anthems and folk songs — the fourth number in the Community Program Series. 68 CAMPUS ORGANIZATIONS, from student government to musical groups to a variety of clubs, complement with practical experience the abstracted theories of the classroom. Resultant benefits are training in tolerance, cooperation, and leadership which in turn are directly associated with developing in- dividuals into responsible citizens. The Varsity E in Hockey Carol Berry Frances Bishop Shirley Eby Edythe Edwards Joanne Evans Cassandra Fitzkee Suzanne Foster Kathryn Gish Mary Hoffman Gloria Hoerner Janet Hunsberger Mary Jane Hoffer Lois King Jessie Martin Shirley Myers Ina Reichard Nancy Swanson in Soccer in Basketball William Beaston Charles Bechtel William Bechtel David Blanset Rodney Berkley Peter Boskovich Ellsworth Dean Charles Derk Jack Ferich William Foster George Frost George Heisey Harvey Jacobs Orwin Keeney Melvin Longenecker Clair Metzler Kenneth Miller Ralph Moyer William Seaman Richard Stine Tyler Trimmer Bernice Bratton Christine Buccieri Edythe Edwards Joanne Evans Janet Hunsberger Marie Kinney Dolores Landis Jessie Martin Shirley Myers Edna Rice Ina Reichard Audrey Sprenkle Shirley Young in Basketball Letters in baseball and tennis are awarded at the close of the season. J ay wood Brubaker Donald Crumbling William Foster Harvey Jacobs Lou Lauria Melv in Longenecker Salvatore Paone Richard Stine Harry Thomas Robert Wert Harold Wilson Activities E winners are Jean Roland, Patricia Kratz, George Frost, Paul Greiner, publications; Sherwood Thomas, religious activities; Paul Bashore and Catharine Moyer, music; and Norman Bowers and Shirley Diehl, political science EARNED BY exacting participa- tion in the extra-mural program of the college, the E is a symbol of achievement, loyalty, and service. The Activities E, created in 1953, is awarded to members of the a cappella choir and college quar- tets, to participants in the Intercol- legiate Conference on Government and International Relations Club conferences, to students participat- ing in deputations to the churches, and to editors and reporters. The Varsity E is earned by stu- dents meeting the award require- ments in any one of five sports. 70 ELEVEN students gather at the conference table in the Student Ac- tivities office. A prayer for guidance is offered and another meeting of the student senate has begun. Dur- ing the meeting items both small and momentous are considered with the same serious thoughtful con- sideration as the elected representa- tives attempt to carry out plans for the benefit of the student body who chose them. Senate leaders are Nor- man Bowers, president; James Mil- ler, vice-president: Jean Roland, secretary; and Frances Bishop, treasurer. Student-elected groups dealing with more specific problems of the college community are the commit- tees on men ' s and women ' s affairs. Whether they help a student with a personal problem or " lobby " for a new hot-plate, the ultimate aim of the committees ' work is more har- monious campus living. Student senators, deep in discussion over the March 1 student assembly, consider the pros and cons of donating student breakage fees toward the building of a new field house. President Norman Bowers, right, examines the problem with senators James Miller, George Frost, Patricia Kratz, Shirley Young, Frances Bishop, Harold Wilson, William Bechtel, Leroy Miller, Jean Roland, and Paul Rice. Members of the Committee on Women ' s Affairs gather in the Alpha living room to check shipping charges on packages of essential items to be sent to Korea. Chairman Mary Ann Beck, center, is surrounded by Nancy Hoffman, Sail ie Mae John- son, Nancy Stuckey, Edythe Edwards, and Frances Bishop. I would address Bill Beaston. chairman of the Committee on Men ' s Affairs, and committee members Ralph Moyer and Charles Bechtel discuss spring social events to be held on campus. 71 one general admonition OERVING the three-fold purpose of bringing students the news of campus activities, keeping alumni up-to-date on their Alma Mater, and providing a laboratory for journalism students, is the Etownian, our college monthly. Combing the campus, Editor Patricia Kratz and her staff gather items of interest for straight news stories, feature articles, and editorials. Interviewing people, scurrying after more people to get them in a picture, writing and re-writing copy, measur- ing picas and inches, pasting proof in place on a dummy of seemingly unlimited capacity, taking said dummy to be printed, and finally distributing the finished copies — all are elements included in the making of an Etownian. Addressing individual copies — the final step before mailing the Etownian — are the managers : Donald Zook, circulation, and Jay Frey, business. They handle 3200 copies per issue from September to May. Etownian editor Patricia Kratz explains the or ganization of page make-up to members of the class in journalism: Leah Kann, Loretta Kline, and Frances Bishop, all staff reporters. Etownian staff members write, rewrite, and type last minute copy as they rush to meet the dead- line. Sports editor George Frost, at the type- writer, is surrounded by Nancy Hoffman, feature writer; Jean Roland, news editor; and Eileen Heise, assistant editor. 72 to all; that they consider what are the V..ONESTOGAN editor Paul Greiner, to- gether with his staff, records in photograph, caption, and copy the memories of another college year. Here all may read and remem- ber those cherished trivialities and live again the unforgettable moments of insight, challenge, and resolution. Into the making of a book of memories go unnumbered hours of planning, writing, revising, selling advertisements, reading proof, patiently and painstakingly pasting pictures and copy into place. Thus the 1954 Conestogan becomes another of the pictorial and written records of our college. Checking the CONESTOGAN dummy in its final stages are Shirley Diehl, art editor; George Frost, sports editor; Paul Greiner, editor: Jean Roland, assistant editor; and Nancy Hoffman, writer. Trimming and pasting pictures, Joyce Miller and Charles Cobaugh hurry to meet the deadline for the faculty section as Gwendolyn Miller writes captions. Cassandra Fitzkee looks on as Frances Bishop and Jack Ferich write the names and addresses of students for Conestogan copy as Pat Kratz makes the final check in the card catalogue. William Meyers, below, left, Conestogan busi- ness manager, gives Mary Jane Hoffer and Coy Farr, members of his staff, a pep talk before they map out the areas they will canvass for ads. 73 true ends of knowledge, and that they Soprano and alto choir members are, first row, left to right: Dorothy Shearer, Hazel Knappenberger, Delores Turner, Patricia Minnich, Jean Roland. Jane Frank- lin, Gloria Keller, Jean Burkhart, Catharine Mover. Second row: Ruthanne Butter- baugh, Elva Jean Lehman, Mary Dilling, Sally Knepper, Gloria Gladfelter. Third row: Nancy Hoffman, Marian Meyer, Hazel Yoder, Evelyn Bell. The 1954 Program (Invocation) Salutation! (Choral Prologue) Samuel Richards Gaines Dedication Robert Franz — Noble Cain Laudamus Te Carl F. Mueller II The College Women ' s Quartette My Heart is Longing to Praise My Savior Norwegian Folk Tune Something for Jesus Robert Lowry III The Creation Willy Richter Were You There? Arrangement — Donald Frederick Son of God, Eternal Savior Mendelssohn Roll, Jordan, Roll Spiritual — Noble Cain IV Lord of Loveliness (Poem — Kenneth I. Morse) Ncvin W . Fisher Almighty God (Poem — Thomas Moore) Noble Cain Lord. Open Thou Our Eyes Arthur Sullivan The Shepherd ' s Story (Poem — William Morris) Clarence Dickinson V The College Men ' s Quartette O Lord of Glory F. F. Flemming Content . A. Parks VI Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me Thomas Hastings Alleluia! Christ is Risen Andre Kopolyoff (Easter Song of Little Russia) Deep River Arrangement — Donald Frederick Gloria in Excelsis W. A. Mozart (Benediction) The Lord Bless and Keep You Peter C. Lutkin 74 The 1954 Schedule seek it not either February 14 February 21 — (Evening) February 28 March 7 — (Evening) March 14 Bareville Mohlers Palmyra Lancaster Ephrata York, First Church Gettysburg York Springs Lutheran Church March 21 Carlisle Chambersburg March 28 Elizabethtown Church of the Brethren Elizabethtown Church of God April 4 York, Second Church Mountville April 15-19 Tour — Central Pennsylvania April 25 — (Morning) Hershey April 30-May 2 Tour — Eastern Pennsylvania May 9 — (Evening) Lititz May 16 — (Evening) Waynesboro Professor Nevin W. Fisher, director of music, suggests special, techniques to a cappella choir soloists Paul Rice, Gloria Gladfelter, Marian Meyer, and Kenneth Miller in a special practice session. At the console is Donald Golden, choir accompanist. Tenor and bass choir members include, first row, left to right: Peter Thompson, Jack Byers. Ralph Moyer, Harold Wenger. Kenneth Miller. Donald Golden. Second row: Gerald Ludwig, James Miller, Robert Knappenberger. Donald Willoughby, Charles Cobaugh, Paul Rice, James Yoder. Third row: Paul Bashore, William Hodgdon, Jay Gibble, Paul Grubb, Charles Weaver. 75 The college quartets blend voice in a Negro spiritual while re- hearsing for the Intercollegiate Music Festival at Lock Haven. The quartets include: Ruthanne Butterbaugh and Marian Meyer, sopranos; Catharine Moyer and Jean Roland, altos; Peter Thomp- son and Ralph Moyer, tenors; and Paul Rice and Paul Grubb, basses. for pleasure ADDING a note of distinction to the campus vocal department are the double quartets. Singing together and separately, the quartets present programs of both sacred and secular selections. In addition to appearing in choir con- certs, the eight songsters give programs of their own to clubs and organizations. Also, they participated in the Pennsylvania Choral Festival held at Lock Haven State Teachers College in February. Paul Rice served the group as announcer and Donald Golden as accompanist. Whether playing a robust Sousa march or a smooth Strauss waltz, the brasses and woodwinds of the college band filled the air around Memorial once a month with energetic melody. The twenty-member band frequently provided music for soccer and basketball games and had a part in the annual spring concert. " Jiving things up " at their usual Tuesday night practice session, college band members, conducted by Galen Herr, toot and pound their way through a snappy march. Musicians in the front row are: Peter Thompson, Carole Moose, Ruthanne Butterbaugh, Gloria Keller, Mary Jones, Marie Hoover, Nancy Groff, and James Zarfoss. Second row: Carl Spease, Max Hershberger. Carl Geary, James Miller, William Bechtel, Sally Knepper, Gerald Ludwig, Harold Wenger, and Charles Weaver. Third row: Donald Willoughby, Marilyn Longenecker, and Harold Daveler. 76 LOOK FOR a blue and gray " E " and there will, be a Varsity E member. That plain or barred wool emblem is a sure sign that the athlete has com- pleted a specified number of playing halves, in- nings, or matches in any of five sports. Springtime — election time — and the club ' s sponsorship of an all-campus student election to select the two most outstanding senior athletes — one to be a woman and the other a man player. The cries of " Programs! " " Candy! " announce two Varsity E projects. The club members use the proceeds from the attractive informative pamphlets and energy-packed candy to purchase honor sweaters for junior and senior participants who have earned three varsity letters. " Blue and Gray, fight! fight! " reaches the player caught in a squeeze. New determination puts the team in the lead once more. Cheer fol- lows cheer. The whole student body comes to their defense. Cheerleaders — varsity and jay-vee — spur students and team with the victory cheer. Varsity " E " Club officers Harold Wilson, Edythe Edwards, and Harvey Jacobs get together to plan the purchase of refreshments the college provides for basketball players following home games. of the mind, or for contention ANOTHER annual Varsity " E " project is the campus-wide election of the most valuable man and woman athletes of the senior class. Chosen this year were Dolores Landis and William Foster. Dolores, playing four years of college basketball, has three years of service as a guard for the varsity Bluebirds. Bill has seen four years of action as a varsity basketball forward for the Jaymen and three years as goalie for the soccer squad. The two received trophies at the Recognition Banquet, May 18. With megaphones in hand the varsity and jay-vee cheerleaders discuss plans for the Lebanon Valley-Elizabethtown basketball game. Left to right are: Nancy Groff, Lucy Baugher, Lois King, Sue Foster, Elva Jean Lehman, Shirley Junkin, and Joanne Evans. 77 or for superiority to others, or for profit, A WELCOMING light shines from the chapel windows each Wednesday at 7:15 and the music of the organ over the tower calls students to leave their books and wor- ship at the Student Christian Association meeting. Programs are varied — an off-campus speaker discussing the importance of the ecumenical movement ... a round table discussion on campus dating ... a quiet Quaker meeting of silent worship ... an old-fashioned hymn sing. Providing a portion of campus recrea- tion is another major SCA task. A Hallow- een party in October, caroling and a party for orphans at Christmas — these are a few SCA sponsored activities. Exchange programs with Millersville and Lebanon Valley carried the group ' s work off cam- pus. An SCA project new this year was a Bible study group under the leadership of Janet Varner. A second project was the Campus Chest Fund conducted in coopera- tion with the Student Senate. SCA officers Sherwood Thomas, Donald Fogelsanger, Nancy Hoffman, and Donald Zook check the progress of their mem- bership drive held in September. Ex- amining a chart, Don Fogelsanger indi- cates the column for Center Hall, which had a 100 per cent enrollment. Attending a morning worship service at the autumn SCA cabinet retreat at Camp Swatara are Jean Diehl, Mary Dilling, Jean Roland, Donald Zook, Jay Gibble, Sher- wood Thomas. Professor Byerly, Duane Smith, Walter Schell, Carl Geary, Ralph Moyer, Jack Byers, and Janet Varner. 78 or fame, or power ANOTHER spoke in the wheel of religious activity is the Lutheran Student Association. A unit of the national fellowship for Lutheran students, the group meets once a month. LSA meetings feature informal discussions ranging from the spiritual problems faced by college students to race relations, to the meaning of faith, to foreign affairs. The group also sends delegates to area and regional LSA conferences. Adviser to the organization is Rev. Raymond Fetter, pastor of the Christ Lutheran Church, El izabethtown. New this year is Eta Gamma Kappa, an organization composed of pre-ministerial students and others interested in full-time church work. Advised by Professor Byerly. the members meet to dis- cuss problems prevalent in their profession and to seek pre-professional guidance. They make trips to area churches to examine first-hand the actual work involved in serving as pastors. Duane Smith, president of Eta Gamma Kappa, presides as new members are initiated into the club in a candlelight service. Other officers assisting in the induction are Ralph Moyer, secretary- treasurer and Call Geary, vice-president. Initiates are Donald Willoughby, William Stoneback, and William Carmitchell. Heading the L.S.A. is President George Frost here discussing plans for the Buck Hill Falls spring LSA conference with Mary Ann Beck, secretary-treasurer, and Edythe Edwards, vice-presi- dent. .Representing the college in thirty-three Pennsylvania churches were the deputation teams. Student ministers, worship helpers, and quartets traveled more than three thousand miles to present programs of worship. Forty- three singers served in the quartets assisting speakers Robert Faus, Jack Ferich, Donald Fogelsanger, Kenneth Franklin, Carl Geary. Jay Gibble, Mark Keeney, Duane Smith, Sherwood Thomas. Daniel Whitacre, and David Wilson. Don Fogelsanger. student minister, informs other members of a deputation team of the text for his morning ' s sermon. Listening are Jack Byers. worship leader, and the quartet, Gerald Ludwig, Gloria Keller, Richard Forney, and Elva Jean Lehman. ■■liii 79 or any of these OTUDENTS who find satisfaction in things theatrical may find expression for their dramatic leanings in the Sock and Buskin Club. Directing plays, gathering props, preparing for sudden TV appear- ances, applying make-up, pulling the cur- tain, selling tickets, portraying leading roles or a walk-on — members soon become familiar with all phases of presenting the play through serving in the many roles a small-college dramatic club can offer them. Production problems are the topic of discussion as Sock and Buskin ' s one-act play directors Shirley Diehl, Jean Roland, and Daniel Whitacre, meet. They directed " Lima Beans " . " Bread " , and " Pink and Patches " , respectively. Little Miss Muffet, Martha Washington, and Sir Walter Raleigh .come to life as Sock and Buskin neophytes don costumes of characters from history and literature. Here they prepare to give impersonations of famous stage personalities for the formal club initiation. Standing, are Doris Welch (Priscilla Alden), Jack Byers (Raleigh), and Nancy Hoffman (Florence Nightingale). Seated are: Pat Minnich (Heidi). Mary Dilling (Miss Muffet). Janet Evans (Martha Washington), and Bernice Stoner (Woman of Bath). ii W . c : - ' ,. f = - i z fx[ -J pBPBLf +, A, m uU 1 mm Sock and Buskin ' s " Bread " cast stages its final rehearsal before the play is televised. It was one of the three one-act plays pre- sented by the dramatic club in November. In the cast were Janet Trimmer. Jay Gibble. Lucy Baugher. Ralph Mover. Sylvia Kugler. and Jean Diehl. SI I inferior things; but for the benefit and The Sock and Buskin. Greek symbols of comedy and tragedy, presented three stu- dent-directed one-act plays in autumn and " The Second Marriage of Santa Claus, " complete with tree and sleigh bells, at Christmas and offered " The Heiress, " a costume drama of the early nineteenth century, as their spring production. For the May day audience, the group wrote, directed, and dramatized Hansel and Gretel. Dr. Louise K. Kelly advised the group. Jean Roland served as president, with Paul Greiner, vice-president; Mary Jane Hoffer, secretary; and Charles Bechtel, treasurer. The All-College Players, organized four years ago. produces a play each fall com- posed of both students and faculty. The group usually presents dramas with a re- ligious background. Proceeds from the plays are used for the improvement of campus facilities. Officers this year were Galen Herr, president, and Patricia Kratz, secretary. Discipline problems and lesson plans are topics for discussion as student teachers William Foster, Dorothy Shearer, and Nancy Stuckey share class- room experiences. They, with other prospective teachers on campus, are members of the FTA. The H. K. OBER Chapter of Future Teachers of America provides education majors with more than a " pre-profes- sional " fellowship. Through the issues of the NEA Journal, the PSEA Journal, the FTA yearbook, and the personal growth leaflets, members are kept abreast of the latest trends and newest ideas in their field. Daniel Whitacre. president of the southern district as well as the local chapter, and Jean Roland, district secretary, played im- portant roles in the annual district conven- tion held in the fall. Other 1954 officers were Jean Burk- hart. vice-president; Dorothy Shearer, sec- retary; Ralph Moyer. treasurer; and Sally Knepper. librarian. In a closing scene of the 1953 All-College Players production " Joan of Lorraine " Marigrace Bucher, as Joan, faces the slander of her accusers played by Samuel Williams. Harold Daveler. Gary Flem- ing, and Professor Galen Herr. 81 the use of life....- Bacon A TTRACTED by the mysteries of na- ture, students with a yen for science find a chance to associate with their like-minded fellows in the Phi Beta Chi Club. But before they may enjoy the delights of membership, they must subject themselves to one of the most rigorous initiations on campus. As members, they make excursions to nearby quarries, industrial plants, and science museums. They even indulge in a purely scientific deep-sea fishing trip. Officers are: Leroy Miller, president; Robert Albright, vice-president; and Ursula Neidhardt, secretary-treasurer. Brooke Butterwick, a prospective Phi Beta Chi member, works on a scientific problem as Leroy Miller, club president, offers several suggestions. Looking on are Elton Abel, Donald Barr, and Ruth Oldham TRUE TO Aristotle ' s dictum, " All men by nature desire to know, " political science enthusiasts are searching for and learning truths in matters of international scope. Under the guidance of Professor Wil- helm Reuning the politicos have studied and discussed problems ranging from the Mau-Mau terror in Africa to the East-West split over India. Representatives of the local club at- tended the state Inter-collegiate Conference on Government held at Harrisburg where they participated in a model session of a unicameral congress. ME WHO once a month hears strange, rather guttural, sounds emanating from the Memorial Hall playroom might just as well pass on his way. Unless he under- stands German. Dr. Neumann, club adviser, frequently gives talks in German to the group. Lead- ing the organization are: James Miller, president; George Heisey, vice-president; Ursula Neidhardt, secretary; and Donald Barr, treasurer. Officers of the Political Science Club pore over bills in preparation for the I. C. G. Conference. Pictured are Paul Greiner, president; Norman Bowers, vice-president; Shirley Diehl, chairman of I. C. G.; Duane Smith secretary-treasurer; and Charles Bechtel, parliamentarian. Gathered around and on the piano in Memorial Playroom, members of the German Club sing favorite German folk carols accompanied by Peter Thompson. Joining in the singing are Ralph Moyer, Donald Willoughby, James Miller, Ursula Neidhardt, and Ruth Oldham. 82 1 :.-•■ - ' % ;$ ATHLETICS, in teaching the principles of sportsmanship and fair play, offers enhancing support to mature and intelligent use of knowledge. Physical education and the knowledge of clean physical living support the old adage concerning " a sound mind in a sound body. " Therefore, with the tensions of modern living ever on the in- crease and with the greater demand for mental activity in industry, it is urgent that men learn to relax through physical exercise. The Student-Alumni Gymnasium Field Hockey WOMEN ' S athletics is an important constituent of our campus sports program. In their 1953 field hockey campaign, the second at E-town, the Bluebirds gave a good account of themselves. The coeds got off to a bad start by dropping their initial contest to Shippensburg 8-1. One week later they came closer but lost 5-3 in a rematch. Millersville handed the Jaygals their third and fourth losses in games that ended in 4-1 and 3-2 tallies. The last mentioned defeat came on Homecoming Day. But the Jaygals snapped their losing skein and made a record as they won the first hockey game in E. C. his- tory by running over Linden Hall 8-0. A 6-1 decision over Albright and a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Lebanon Valley gave the coeds a balance of three wins and four defeats. The newly initiated Bluebirds were no longer fledg- lings. Coach Evelyn Heath poses with members of her hockey squad before the south goal. Crouching 1. to r. : Shirley Eby, hb; Joanne Evans, ri; Jessie Martin, li; Mary Hoffman, hb; Gloria Hoerner, i; Carol Berry, ch; and Frances Bishop, w. Standing 1. to r.: Suzanne Foster, c; Mary Jane Hoffer, hb; Lois King, goalie; Janet Hunsberger, lw; Cassandra Fitzkee, rw; Kathryn Gish, hb; Edythe Edwards, fb; Nancy Swanson, fb; Ina Reichard, goalie; Shirley Myers, manager. 84 Soccer Bill Beaston attempts to make a goal against Gettysburg and Richard McElrath moves in to assist. SOCCER 1953 Team Gettysburg LaSalle E. C. 2 2 Opp. 3 2 Kings (Del.) Wilkes 1 5 1 Wilkes 1 4 Lincoln 3 1 Kings (Del.) Lock Haven 4 4 3 u NDER a new mentor. Coach D. Paul Greene, E. C. launched another outstanding soccer season. In the opener, Gettysburg College handed the Jays one of their few defeats as they went all out to avenge last year ' s 8-1 defeat. Nip and tuck from the start, it was not until the final period that the Bullets managed to break through the ice to win 3-2. A mushy turf and a steady downpour supplied the setting for a 1-1 stalemate at LaSalle. Kings College of Delaware furnished a tough scrap, but the Jaymen copped a narrow 1-0 victory. Elizabethtown apparently surprised a strong Wilkes College eleven as they took an easy 5-1 win. But a few days later, Wilkes tumbled over the Jays on E. C. ' s home field to emerge the winners by a 4-1 margin. The Jaybirds gratified a strong Homecoming Day turnout to whip the Lincoln Lions 3-1. A return engage- ment with Kings of Delaware produced a 4-3 victory as George Heisey scored three of the four goals. An easy 4-0 victory over Lock Haven put the lid on the 1953 season and arranged the totals at five wins, two losses and one deadlock. Coach Paul Greene briefs the soccer team before a practice session. Seated 1. to r. : David Blanset, manager; Harvey Jacobs, or; William Beaston, cf ; Ellsworth Dean, ch; Orwin Keeney, ol; Wil- liam Foster, goalie. Second row 1. to r.: Charles Bechtel, hb; Wil- liam Bechtel, hb; Tyler Trimmer, ol; Melvin Longenecker. rh; Peter Boskovich, il; Clair Metzler, fb; Jack Ferich. fb. Third row I. to r.: Richard Stine, goalie; Kenneth Miller, 1; William Seaman, hb; Charles Weaver, fb; Rodney Berkley, fb; George Frost, hb; George Heisey, ir; Ralph Moyer, hb; and William Heisey, fb. 85 The Bluebirds and Basketball BLUEBIRD RECORD Team E.C. Opp. Kings 39 38 Moravian 49 24 Lebanon Valley 54 28 Gettysburg 19 49 Millersville 41 38 Bridgewater 20 30 Shippensburg 38 45 Millersville " 15 29 Gettysburg 37 38 Lebanon Valley 48 33 East Stroudsbura 31 49 Basketball managers Christine Buccieri. Patricia Moore, and Shirley Myers pose with Coach Ira Herr. IN BASKETBALL the coeds initiated their season with three consecutive victories. But a strong Gettysburg quin- tet squelched the Jaygals 49-19. Rebounding after their first set-back the coeds edged Millersville by a 41-38 tally. Defeat came once again, this time in a four game package which included Bridgewater. Shippensburg. and Gettysburg. In their return engagement with Gettysburg the Jaygals rallied to come from behind in the final period only to have time run out on them with the score at 38-37. An easy 48-33 victory over Lebanon Valley and a 49- 3 1 loss to powerful East Stroudsburg rang down the cur- tain on a five and six game season tally. Junior varsity Jaygals, first row, I. to r. : Hazel Yoder. g; Mary Jones, g; Leah Kann. g; Lucy Baugher. g. Second row, 1. to r.: Frances Bishop, f; Fern Diehl, f; Gladys Shirk, f. Varsity-Bluebirds seated 1. to r.: Jessie Martin, f; Ina Reichard. g; Bernice Bratton. f: Janet Huns- berger, g; Dolores Landis. g. Second row, 1. to r.: Marie Kin- ney, g: and Audrey Sprenkle, f. Third row, 1. to r. : Joanne Evans, f; Shirley Young, g; Edythe Ed- wards, g; Edna Rice, f. 86 The Junior - Varsity Courtmen Carl Martin, assistant, and Paul Greene, coach, examine the bas- ketball score book with Harry Thomas and Philip Borreggine, managers. Team E.C. Opp Albright 38 54 Stevens Trade 65 72 Lincoln 72 53 Lebanon Valley 63 60 Kings (Del.) 67 49 Stevens Trade 61 65 West Chester 62 58 Juniata 75 54 Millersville 59 71 Lebanon Valley 43 50 Millersville 72 80 Stewartstown B. C. 103 67 Haverford 78 77 Lincoln 43 31 Dickinson 76 67 Juniata 81 70 Dickinson 49 78 Kings (Pa.) 83 76 Carl Martin instructs the junior-varsity basketball squad on the technique of handling rebounds. Players are 1. to r. — Ken Fasick. Bob Wert, Pat Rafter, Jay Lutz, Steve Kerek, Jack Ferich, Bruce Smith, Jim Baugher, Jay Rutherford. Steve Einfalt, Bob Blessing, and Bob Goudie. 87 SELINSGROVE bothtown ' s Bule " Juehanna Vni Courtm JiacK queh to hand the j c , tack of the seas? 1 J 3 " " Jays with 4 s e; Lan cores 32 a s? We - n ' ahej i rv o I ?9 a ast Game to abeth- d " P its basket. " " ' burg Bullets " " 1 ' ' « throw Period broke eL. Jai chall when Pa SiVftetsV- nooV -J Gre( Beaten Or . LincoJ: Vlhlonn ™ i " Hs , our(h ;r onf »« IS? Z " » fl V ' en «i unfits-, " ' evcr i « «• --5-7I n, e ; " ' n M ad scored or,, ' ,- XMELVIN LONGENECKERlOs ■ ? , " e av. C ofte6 c ' u J AY WOOD BRU BAKER even more Jta- ,, ' ' V ,u " c " eisteln , " T, rren " " o and H „ Ph ; ■Jbaker ' O To 40 t SLr consider n r r fl ' " e Ja, To4g £ . 4j ,. DONALD . ° ' ' ' e?e " " " " nai BASKETBALL 1953-54 ' «-«ou,„ " rop Stof- OW5 VOV ° , WlTH SIX veteran cagemen back for the 1953-54 season and several fine freshman prospects the Jays ' coach. D. Paul Greene, looked for a balanced season. But the unpredictable played a significant role in damaging prospects ( " " for an outstanding season. The jinx was injuries in assorted forms — ss-s Vnone really serious but all vexing. ■ £ .»« The Jays got off to a sensational start when after losing their opener ° n u e s j pharmacy ™ ' to Albright they scored victories over the next six opponents. Against t ' Ji Kings (Del.) 95 " CKings on December 12 they tied E.C. ' s home court record of 95 in a " Lycoming 67 CRUMBLING t . ' ,; Team E.C. Opp. 7 te 7 H9 Alumni 68 Albright 62 47 69 fast moving, one-sided tilt Friendly rivalry between Lebanon Valley and E.C. received p . ,(V spirit as the Jays upset the Dutchmen 77-74 in a wild game that was , " .touch and go all the way. A 75-46 loss to St. Joseph ' s was the first in a series of seven losses »tr ' Lincoln 63 Valley 77 i ' ai Kings, (Del.) 97 St. Joseph ' s (Phila.) .... 46 West Chester 69 P.M.C 51 EU 7 which followed E.C. ' s winning skein. Many of the defeats were heart- e™ " Juniata 56 new V Lebanon Ida 65 48 74 63 " ay Buii ' breakers as the Jaymen fell short by scant margins. Pennsylvania Mili-JJf t r | MiiiersNille 71 v tary College went into an extra period to edge the Jays 53-51. Otherr° " i Lebanon Valley 69 1st Half 7 4igs Lions 2 Victory CO I o losses were clear cut as were the ones to the State Teachers Conference champs. Millersville; and the 91-69 LVC drubbing at Annville. A 77-43 romping over Susquehanna cost much as three Blue JaysM , left the game via injuries. The following night Haverford capitalized on the previous night ' s L ■ misfortunes as they won by a narrow 77-75 margin. A few days later Lincoln University edged the Jay ' s 78-77 After losses to Dickinson. Juniata, and Lycoming, the Jays swamped 10 Susquehanna for the second time only to lose again to Dickinson. 2 Millersville 60 Susquehanna 77 Haverford 75 Lincoln 77 Dickinson 64 Juniata 56 to, Lvcoming 65 Susquehanna 83 Dickinson 69 Ii Kings (Pa.) 69 7-7S, 53 61 87 91 ' G. Dec. The AI- roaring auav lo a ' 4 period lead, defeated 4 -elhiown Col " rday Dighl as the first ga m » „, , ht 7 g- both, clubs, and the ame to be played In 7S ne«- fieldhouse. ,.liant shooting of .Mike Di eorge Conrad and 68 ' 1 ' Paced the Lions ' it- aa, " 1 f 1% f " ' b, " k ' ■ ' 441 the scoring for the 86,41 im Ule charltv i - 67n ■ The Jaymen struck true to their early season form as they fclose battle with Kings of Pa.. iseasoT 69-67. 1 season. totals at 10 wins and 1 5 defe i-lown Uwfc Their loss to Gettysburg teywona G sburg 65 S5l T« ■g put he Ath Basketball win » ir third and fourth B • «M1 but iln inZt — . ™ys- managed to hold " ;•■ ' - »i ' • overcome the big 3g-22 h,n tpite the fact that I • s«»,. n. b.uu , U " " " yon led tent to Pr, Chp mgu, ks Off J. 0£ " Ja V »n 2 s, 69-67 tf CARLISLE, Feb. 11- SnaO ! , V son College won a fine s4jZABE r r « • ' - - ' contest from Elizabethto lege, 86-69 here tonight Rod Bevils 1— g£yenth .. ■ maintained Kline added Tops for th Bill Foster witl Dick S with 16. The Jays managed to clost f. (yap to within four points e ; ' in the third period, hut then inson pulle« j . seriouj ovjets TOT £ fe Percent as |(] . D ' elt Stme Ha Iman traj] It mata scoring 1 0 (5 1 " ; ... -iRICHARD WILSON V0 °!. l ■..WILLIAM FOSTERS , !. ed II of 23 Jacobs ' i n J M . ' SB. " - | 5 f ' Art in Ju,| 30 17 81 « " «.: " " " • ' « " io M af r in on A 5 ? Verdict ST1NE Jacobs had Id .., Jays Orf S ■ the iil] ecc. ' !v " V RKV COM 7 4flKEY JACOBS a ■ " ' i ' .T 3 Jacobs P Sunr 6 ■ - never !m 1 ' . ' . j ».,• vmnasiaj P OSt SPARKED JAYS the spavk that; Sal Paone engineered as he for| come out needle-thr was large!] forging period as In the nprrd six l, lazed in ti ers. It its triumphl cnie his Paone I e (or E-lown i in lb -■e e r- Vstine ■ Sue an ? 1 Z • ' L ; In a tussle with Juniata, Dick Stine strug- gles for the ball as Jake Jacobs assists and Sal Paone looks on. totes. |avds. SfS- r. i»SALVATORE PAONE ebanon Valley -ntrttr » s II 5 1 n i« i 89 Cw NLY TWO veterans remained from the 1952 net campaign so prospects for a successful season in 1953 were flecked with doubt. But a fine crop of untried netsmen sur- prised Coach Herr by capably filling the gaps. Novices Don Zook and Ralph Eshelman formed a doubles com- bination that stood undefeated. Al Whitacre and veteran Stan Grill also stood undefeated in doubles competition. In singles competition the Jays were equally tough with the result that they turned in an outstanding eight win, one loss record. Pausing during a match with Dickinson are the 1954 netmen Don Zook, Bill Beaston, Ralph Eshelman, George Frost, George Heisey, Don Royer, and Don Martin. LARLY April, 1953 — the Jays opened their 25th base- ball campaign with an 8-4 victory over Gettysburg. They lost to Ursinus but bounced back into the win column behind the brilliant pitching of Nels Chittum as he shut out the " Lions " 8-0. The Jaymen beat Dickinson 3-1 then dropped a 3-5 decision to Millersville. Victories over Lebanon Valley and Lycoming gave E.C. two in a row. It was in the Lycoming tilt that Paul Wechter set a season mark as he fanned 12 to win 5-2. The May Day game scheduled with Juniata was washed out just as it got under way. The outstanding game of the season was produced on May 22 when Paul Wechter lost control after allowing only four hits in 10 and a third innings. In the relief role came versatile George McCue who promptly struck out the next two batters. In the bottom half of the frame he hit a long fly ball which sent the winning run across the keystone. On the following day the Jays avenged an earlier Sus- quehanna defeat by crushing the Crusaders 10-4. Topping the season was a double header — the first in E.C. history — with Juniata. Although Paul Wechter pitched no-hit ball, the Jaymen lost the first game 3-4. In the second bill they rapped out an 8-5 victory. This gave the Jays a 9-5 balance. The 1954 baseball squadmen are, first row, 1. to r., Jack Ferich, Henry Hitz, Stanley Miller, Harvey Jacobs, James Baugher, Elton Abel, Ed Muller, Bill Meyers, Bob Wert. Second row, 1. to r., Don Carlin, Pat Rafter, Lorell Price, Bob Goudie, Jim Rutherford, Coach Ira Herr, Jim Zarioss, manager, Harold Wilson, Ken Fasick, Mel Longenecker, George Achorn, Ger- ald Ludwig. Not pictured is Paul Wechter. TENNIS 1953 Team E.C. Opp. Dickinson 4 5 Gettysburg 5 4 Albright 5 4 Ursinus 5 4 Lycoming 6 3 Juniata 6 3 Millersville 7 2 Lycoming 9 BASEBALL RECORD 1953 Team E.C. Opp. Gettysburg 8 4 Ursinus 1 4 Albright 8 Dickinson 3 1 Millersville 3 5 Lebanon Valley 7 4 Lycoming 5 Lebanon Valley 9 11 Dickinson 5 4 Susquehanna 1 Shepherd 3 Susquehanna 10 4 Juniata 3 4 Juniata 8 5 --■ ■se BUSINESS and industry show their interest in education by fostering research and in- vention, which in turn provide facilities allow- ing people more time for educational growth. 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