Elmira College - Iris Yearbook (Elmira, NY)

 - Class of 1944

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j'5gy,,,.g5 J, Dafhlberg 409 Tomjvkfns Hall Elmira, Colffzgnz Elwu'r"a., Mmm fmfma, 5554504 fame zqwqml, gwimwd, Wmaqw PRESENTED BY THE IUNI CD 5 S J if-.V rl-P - , If 'f If . ' ' 1 ..' ,- ' . 1' ' - n 1 A ' fy? H If V' "J-.J 'A 4 .P QV'-rr, Y ,r H- -1' teh .4'Jw1 L ' ,f . , 15:5 M' M r ,, 1 ,N ,. 4, . V' r' I " jr V IJ! V F r .1 1 ' ,vw c . ' ffl ,f 5 , L 1 4 n ,, 4 5 10' L A S S Q F E L M 1 0 E N Rl "-,lf-' f :'."fJ 4 '1' 2,125 7114 1 f .-' 'J Y Q 1 4 , f ! MZ CD N I A,. . I D 4. , , .- IEH '+ QL, X J 5 ft' A I N 'H tw 4 Q2 OU R PROGR umpprecmted powers who are 111 reahry -' X x fc L fly Q9 III' J Ni 4K0 X. Q li! if? college- We respectfully hmd our rmagmary orchrd Its orchlds on our program" to Dr Kfmhrl, our Pfxtron Samr Dr Port, Dean Lyon Dean McCall, and all the other members of the adm1n1str1r1ou and faculty J -Z.. l was AA-QAM L.,l..,r ! l K A .V I 254. Qecwqe M kdm! DEDICATION We you you you you chose you as our Patron Saint Freshman year... helped us to solve our silly undergraduate problems . . were responsible for our much-beloved Covvle Bin . . . treated us to buffet suppers and teas at your house... embarrassed us in class, and We loved it . . . you spoke in Chapel, and We shovved up en masse...We had many a bull session about your hats, your remarks, your sense of humor. and after three years of studying and arguing, We agree on one thing.. . We still choose you . . .and We, the class of 1944, dedicate this, our yearbook, to you, Dr. Kahrl. 7 ff 'Y I VG' X f- ' x l 0 He Said- He Said- He Said- "The College world's a stage. . . And one girl in her time plays many parts, Her acts being some six ages. First the Sub-freshman, Clutching her credits and her mothers hand. . . And then the Freshman, with new dress And hat and homesick face. . .and then the Sophomore, Full of strange noises, and oh, so wise. . . And then the Junior More mindful now of figure than of food. . . The fifth stage shifts into black tassel and senior blazer. . . Last scene of all. . . Is graduation and fancied but not real oblivion, Sans teachers, sans tests, sans money, sans everything, But that priceless possession-a college education." And we laughed. . . "Whereas we may be uncertain and perplexed as to just where our duty lies, let us remember that the world of tomorrow presents a prospect and promise of significant careers for educated women such as have never existed since the dawn of time." And we listened. . . "It is your patriotic duty to fit yourselves morally, intellectually, and physically to do your part in helping to create and to keep the world free and civilized." And we acted. . . For we know our president, Dr. Port-not only as the far-seeing executive head of our college, not only as the patient adviser to an annual crop of adolescents, not only as the giver of fun-packed square dances-but rather, we know him best as the one from whose example we have been challenged to try to learn how to live, by seeking truth, thinking logically, and acting courageously. 8 TN' J, J'-T fr F .!"""'z -,, ,5 14' X . Q - ,L ' , J. f is Q- 1 Jai' 6 'fd' -1.54" sf f-'iff 'ki I l Milam 5. .fwwlfe .fqcm 74MMfZlawZllean 7 E Watch her meeting important people graciously, we hear her greeting us with a cheery, "Good morningf' We listen to her suggesting that we "wear socks or stockings these cold mornings," we seek her sympathetic understanding, We respond to her sparkling enthusiasm, and we know that her simplicity and sincerity are an integral part of the Elmira College that we love. 10 Gif QQQMMQM --If V5 WWW!! XWQGQZL Bean C0l7lfI6f6'77f M Om' DWZ71 qf Frwblfzerz Brisk, business-like Miss McCall oversees with special care her newly acquired duties as Dean of Freshmen. Her eHiciency was such that her job as mere Admissions Director had to be expanded to give her a new frontier. Cbmwzi1zgWPfzz'r01z SKZUZZA of the 46'e1'r Her grace and poise permeates the party when she acts as hostess at one of those Sunday night suppets for her adopted class. Alz'wzi.s'tzc-Director af Acivfzzrsiam For her unfailing interest and unbounded effort in behalf of Elmira, and for the gift of our "little sisters," we, the class of '44 will always be indebted. 11 ADMINISTRATION BOARD OF TRUSTEES S. G. H. TURNER ..... ......., ........... I J rerident MRS. HELEN HUGHES BREEN ..... ,4,,,44., V jge-Pygfjdmf MERLE D. THOMPSON , .,... . MRS. HELEN HUGHES BREEN MRS. KATHARINEHENNING BROWN J. HERBERT CASE KENNETH COLLINS MRS. THERA WILLETT HOLZWARTH MRS. HELEN VANMATER ISZARD MRS. MARY BULLARD LISWALD . . . . . . . . . . . .tS'ec1'ctf1ly and Trm.r1n'er MIL'I'ON E. LOOMIS HUBERT C. MANDEVILLE GEORGE MERSEREAU MRS. BLANCHIZ GUY PIPER WILLIAM S. A. POTT, EX OFFICIO MERLE D. THOMPSON S. G. H. TURNER MRS. S. G. H. TURNER ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS WILLIAM S. A. POTT, A.B., M.A., PH.D., Uni- versity of Virginia, President and Dean M. ANS'fICE HARRIS, PH.D., Yale, Litt.D., El- mira, Dean Emeritus E. LUCILLE LYON, A.B., M.A., Elmira, Assistant Dean MARY MARGARET MCCALL, A.B., Elmira, M.A., Cornell, Dean of Freshmen and Director of Admissions MERLE D. THOMPSON, Treasurer GROVER C. T. GRAHAM, A.B., William Jewell, A. M. Brown, Bursar FRANCIS A. RICHMOND, B.S., Cornell, Business Manager JOHN R. TUTTLE, A.B., Stanford, Ph.D., Cornell, Director of Bureau Of Appointments RAYMOND B. STEVENS, A.B., Denison University, B.D., RochesterTheological Seminary,Ph.D., University of Michigan, Secretary of the Faculty ERNESTINE FRENCH, A.B., Elmira, General Alumnae Secretary ANNEJ. MORSE, A.B., Elmira, B.S. in L,S., New York State College for Teachers Library School, Librarian DAWN LUDINGTON, A.B., Wellesley, Assistant to the President in charge of Publicity and Public Relations ADMINISTRATIVE STAFF CLAIRE BOWMAN, R.N., College Nurse KATHERINE G. CUFFNEY, A.B., Elmira, Acting Registrar BLANCH E. FICKLE, M.S., Muskingum College, M.A. Teachers College, Columbia, Dietitian ISABELLA W. FINLAY, Secretary to the President BERTHA C. FOORD, House Director MARGARET E. HAESLOOP, A.B., Elmira, Assistant to Alumnae Secretary F. S. HASSETT, A.B., Holy Cross, M.D., Roch- ester, College Physician ELIZABETH MCDOWELL, A.B., Wellesley, AS- sistant to the Librarians HELEN MCGLENN, A.B., Elmira, Secretary to the Dean LUCY ANN RATHBUN, B.S., Cornell University, Assistant Dietitian and Manager of The Cowle Bin MARY RIOPKO, A.B., Elmira, Secretary of the Bureau of Appointments WILIIELMINA STAFFORD, R.N., Student Nurse MAEEL PIERCE TEARS, Assistant to the Bursar and Manager of the Book Store FACULTY GEORGEIJ. ABBOTT, Lowell State Normal School, New England Conservatory, Boston Univer- sity,Columbia, Northampton Institute Music Pedagogy, Instructor of Music MARION A. AMES, A.B., M.S., University of Michigan, M.A., Ph.D., Bryn Mawr, Pro- fessor of Chemistry ERNFRED ANDERSON, Hellsingborge Tekniska Hogskola, Societe Industrielle et Commer- ciale cle Lausanne, Instructor in Art ELTON ATVVATER, A.B., Rochester, M.A., Ph.D., American University, Diploma of the Institut Universitaire de Hautes Etudes Internation- ales, Geneva, Switzerland, Assistant Pro- fessor of Political Science MARTHE BARATTIL, Baccalaureate-es-lettres, Ren- nes, A.B., Connecticut College, Instructor in French LAURA lyllLLliR BAUMAN, B.S., Elmira, Instructor in Business Administration "MARY lVlIiGlE BILLDEN, A.B., Oberlin, Ph.D., Yale, M. Anstice Harris, Professor of Eng- lish Literature GWYNN S. BEMENT, Elmira College School of Music, Cornell, New York University, East- man School of Music, Sraatliche akaclemische Hochschule fur Musik, Berlin Musicschule und Konservatorium, Basel, Switzerland, As- sistant Professor of Music HliLEN HI'I'CI-ICOCK BJORVAND, B.A., Smith, M,A., Yale, Assistant Professor of Art MARJORIE CAMPBELL BRADFORD, A.B., Syracuse, A.M., Ph.D., Radcliffe, Instructor in Spanish PELA F. BRAUCI-IER, B.A., Goucher, M.S. Penn- sylvania State, Associate Professor of Eu- thenics ELSA BROOKFIELD, B.A., M.A.,Elmira, Instructor In German 'RUTH BUKA, M.A., Ph.D., University of Berlin, Professor of German Language and Literature 'Absent on leave. EDITH L. CARPENTER, Ph.B., Vermont, Chau- tauqua School for Librarians, Assistant Li- brarian 'HELEN SOPHIE DAvIs, A.B., Elmira, M.A., Cornell, Associate Professor of English HCEDITH A. FARNHAM, A.B., Wellesley, M.A., Ph.D., Cornell, Professor of History BLANCHE E. FICKLE, M.S., Muskingum College, M.A. , Teachers College, Columbia, Instructor in Home Economics GEORGIA L. FIELD, A.B., Smith, A.M., Ph.D., Cornell, Professor of English Literature DONALD L. FINLAYSON, B.S., Dartmouth, M.A., Brown, Visiting Lecturer in Art CATHERINE FINTER, B.S., Miami, M.A., Co- lumbia, Certificate Hygiene and Physical Education, Wellesley, Assistant Professor of Physical Education RUSSELL G. GAGE, B.Ecl., Illinois State Teachers College, M.A., Columbia, Associate Profes- sor of Education E. MARGARET GRINIES, A.B., M.A., McGill, PlI.D., Columbia, Professor of French Lan- guage and Literature ESTHER V. HANSEN, A.B., Vassar, M.A., Uni- versity of Wisconsin, Ph.D., Cornell, H. Adelbert Hamilton Professor of Classical Languages and Literature 'FFRANK HARRIS, A.B., Clark University, M.A., Columbia, Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Professor of Economics RUTH HOFFMAN, A.B., Wellesley, M.A., Cornell, Assistant Professor of Biology and Botany MARGARET HUMPHREY, M.S., Columbia, Visit- ing Lecturer in Home Economics GEORGE M. KAHRL, A.B., Wesleyan, M.A., Princeton, Ph.D., Harvard, Professor of English FACULTY J. LAWRENCE KOLB, A.B., Cornell, Graduate School of Banking, Instructor in Economics IOSEPH KOPKO, A.B., Cornell, Instructor in Eco- nomics DONALD F. LACH, A.B., West Virginia Univer- sity, Ph.D., University ofChicagO, Assistant Professor of History DAWN LUDINGTON, A.B., Wellesley, Instructor in English E. LUCILLE LYON, A.B., M.A., Elmira, Assistant Professor of French HAZEL ESTELLE MACOMEER, B.M., M.M., East- man School of Music, University of Roch- ester, Instructor in Music CPiano and TheoryD W. THOMAS MARROCCO, L.R.C.M., M.R.C.M., San Pietro Maiella, Italy, B.M., M.M., Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, Visiting Fellow in Music QViOlinD :"ALAN ,MONTGOMERY, B.S., Lincoln, M.A., Co- lumbia, Professor of Euthenics GERALDINE MORROW, A.B., Elmira, M.A., Cor- nell, Leland Powers School, Professor of Speech LEROY MORLOCK, B.M., Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, Visiting Fellow in Music QVOiceD ELMER W. K. MOULD, A.B., Union, M.A., B.D., Yale, Ph.D., University of Chicago, ALEX- ANDER CAMERON MACKENSIE, Professor of Biblical History and Literature MILDRED OAKLEY, B,S., Elmira, M.A., Colum- bia, Instructor in Physical Education AGNES M. ORBISON, A.B., Bryn Mawr, M.A., University of Missouri, Associate Professor of Biology GERALDINE QUINLAN, A.B., M.A., Elmira, M.A., Cornell, Associate Professor of Speech 'Absent on leave. R. G. RAITT, B.S., Hamilton, Instructor in Eco- nomics KAROLENA ZIMMERMAN RHOADES, B.S., Elmira, Instructor In Business Administration FRANCIS A. RICHMOND, B.S., Cornell, Professor of Chemistry M. GIEORGE SCIIECK, A.B., Rochester, M.A., Princeton, Ph.D., Cornell, Professor of Psychology RUTII'I. SCOTT, B.S., Columbia, Visiting Lecturer ID Home Economics RAYMOND B. STEVENS, A.B., Denison University, B.D., Rochester Theological Seminary, Ph.D., University of Michigan, Professor of Sociology MARY CLEGG SUFFA, A.B., A.M., Brown, Pro- fessor of Mathematics and Astronomy MACK B. SWEARINGEN, B.A., Millsaps, M.A., Ph.D., University of Chicago, Professor of History GRACE A. TIIOMAS, A.B., Western Marylaiitl, M.A., University of Michigan, Ph.D., Cor- nell, Associate Professor of English THOMAS TOOLE, Ph.B., St. Bernards, M.A., Holy Cross, Associate Professor Of Religious Education IOI-IN R, TUTTLE, A.B., Stanford, Ph.D., Cornell, l Professor of Philosophy ELIZA.BliTH GRACE VANBUSKIRK, A.B., Vassar, A.M., Syracuse, Ph.D., Cornell, Instructor in Classics LYDIA BOURNE WALsH, B.A., M.A., Wellesley, Diploma, University of Heidelberg, Ger- many, Assistant Professor of Botany ELIZABETH LEIGH WIIITTAKER, A.B., Cornell, Sc.D., Elmira, Professor of Biology CHARLES A. WINDING, LL.B., University of Wis- consin, Instructor in Business Administration Tr 'r 'C f- . - . . ' .A .0 s .. ' s , - -li +3 : A ,M , .4 .. - , , , ' Q f. ',, ' R 'Md ri ' " ' C.- 9- I '. "f,- 4'-it . . fx ' if nfiufi QT . ,J-I 1 I f' 'ua fi . 752: ff' ofa 4 .faq-!i:'...q x ' ff"-S". . :fr ' 'i as rl A v A ' Q .- .. 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QA " ohm, A " -gr' g., A ' 1 . 2-2lf"'f"" la- ' rv nb, ,. -1, Q,,,,J'w-H--- 152201, , nv' I, .,?,,,.-. N fw an F, - 5 I lg-I ll 7 W xy C L A S S E S F in.. . N 51,1114 5 fm Q miss' v 1 1 VUNIORS Oh, don't ask me why I saved all this junk! My friends accuse me of being sentimental. I don't deny it. Take that straw, for instance. Know what that is? Our "coketail" party! We dragged our little sisters around from one group to another eager for them to meet everybody, ,hoping to impress them with our newly acquired dignity. CLater they became acquainted with our undignilied side as we chatted over food at the Cowle Bin.D No, that snapshot wasn't taken at a farm. Those laughing creatures you sec in the hay are a group of us on the Junior-Freshman picnic. Our efforts to keep our plans secret were in vain, but it was fun being discovered hiding in the haystack. I can feel that prickly stuff down my back now. We enjoyed sharing our hot dogs, chocolate, apples, and big bonfire with the clever Sophomores. Adriana Par1navi.r, Prexidentf Barbara Swirls, Vite-Pre.ride11r,' Marilyn Bowne, .S'ecrermjf,' Berg' jane Hood, Treamrer. This is not just a piece of cotton. Don't you recognize it?Junior Weekend wouldn't have been com- plete without a snowball for a souvenir. It was a wonderful "Prelude to Winter!" For the first time Prom was held off campus and was strictly successful. The thrill we sensed as we glided over the floor was one of accomplishment. Everyone had a grand time. Here's a newspaper clipping-the one in the middle is supposed to be me. It's a scene from Tom .S'o1oyer. We had a worthwhile experience playing in the big Keeney Theater for those hundreds of children-probably the closest we'll ever come to the professional stage! Tom and I-luck, joe and Sid were perfect "boys"-real ones couldn't have been better. When we presented it again at college as Junior Thespis, we wondered who enjoyed it most. The pantaloons we wore.. . . 18 Oh, please, handle that botanical specimen carefully, will you? It represents an important clay in my life--my first cap and gown day. I gave my yellow chrysanthemums to my little sisters, but I kept the fern spray for myself. l think that was the day we actually cast aside out dreadful Sophomoric be- havior and stepped into our new roles as Juniors. We were never more serious as We marched into Chapel from the terrace, singing our class song, too conscious of those white tassels bobbing about in our faces. I suppose I should throw this wish-bone away, but I hate to .... It's from our turkey dinner at Thanksgiving time. We couldn't go home, but everything was made so pleasant for us that we really didn't mind. The Kahrls graciously invited us to their home for Thanksgiving supper. We sang and talked, and didn't feel the least bit homesick .... I think I'll keep it. That gay colored napkin? Oh, I saved it from our hayride-the one we had for Dr. Kahrl after Christmas vacation. We piled merrily onto the wagon in slacks and snowsuits and started out. It was cold but we warmed ourselves singing any gay tune that came into our heads. The steady pace of the horses was broken only when we stopped to pick up "Birchie" CKahrls' dogl Although we jumped down from the wagon reluctantly after it was over, we ran eagerly into Tompkins for the hot dogs, cocoa and doughnuts which awaited us. The ride served to invigorate us-to say nothing of what it did to our appetites. Don't laugh at my lock of hair. It was a memorable occasion when I walked into one of the barber sessions for which we juniors are famous. Many of us became tired of looking at the same old face in the mirror every day-and when that happened Mary E1len's scissors were dragged out and the follow- ing morning strange faces appeared on campus. I'm quite attached to the handkerchief you are holding. The stands for Eddie, I guess, but it is Ensign to me. He was awfully nice. I spilled coke on my dress and he gave me his handkerchief to clean it off. Do you think I was rude not to return it? I don't really need anything to remind me of our pa- triotic gesture of entertaining the ensigns, however. We proudly accompanied them to dinner, to the play, and then to the vic dance. The letters of thanks we received spoke for the good time they had. I had almost forgotten that hair ribbon-it was part of the outfit which I wore to our Kiddie Party after spring vacation. Short dresses, pigtails, dolls, and teddy bears-we all looked so silly and some of us looked screamingly funny playing London Bridge, Drop-the-handkerchief and the Farmer in the Dell. Could all these "children" skipping about be the Juniors? the teachers and business women of next year? Oh dear, I'll have to throw out some of these old corsages and burn a few of those letters-I've just got to make room in my box for next year- 19 fm Nmcolcf W 0 "Guess I'll cut today". , .vvindblovvn friendliness and exciting escapades. . .vivacious. . .head in the clouds. . .She wears a pair of silver wings. . .lives in the lab. 20 0 "Poney". . .a year-round tan and golden brown hair. . .the jingle of silver jewelry tinkles her approach. . ."Oh, kids, do you know what 9" . . .cheers for the Orange at football games. 3h..hs.....-.L QM9 , 4 Hmm Bagley ii'-YTEQQ ,P 0 Exceptionally talented both on and off stage. . .originality and individuality. . .an impish giggle and a prancing walk. . . unobtrusively capable. . .junior size. 22 O Imp. . .infectious grin and quizzical eyebrows. . ."Oh, Lordy!" . . .perperuo mobile as she pedals to and from the hospital . . .raptures over community concerts and shrimp salad. . . physiologist. J'-iw-, " nw." :',4w'v ,sP,?A,t,,,,,a55 . l . , rms ' 'k."L1'..','1' - Q- 1, .., ',,.i-uw, - - 4 -- f , . .. ,, .1.,J,L Emdwm 890197 Homme 0 "Smokey". . .notre petite demoiselle melodieuse. . .linguist . . .carefree laughs from Cowle Bin corners. . .burnished bronze legs swung over terrace chairs. . .She's the heart of the Forty-Pours! 24 O Happily haunts the evil-smelling lab. . .speaks casually of tetramethyldiaminobenzophenone. . .ardent letter-Writer. . . sincerely supports all traditions. . .quiet dignity. Wmzmg I Weekender. . .behind Wide eyes lies worldliness. . .glamour 1'amour. . .Hilltop frequenrer. . .the cock crows. . .smooth sophistication. . .bridge in the Cowie Bin. . .blond hair and classic features. 26 0 Calls from Kenny. . .Sbujle ojj' to Buffalo. . .dietetics lab learning the Way to a man's heart. . .dreams of the future. . . her straightforward manner embodies an unaffected nature. fhie Qafzylefpfaz MW fb emi O Liquid grace and majestic poise carry M'E11en through many a glittering Week-end. . .but she's partial to Marines. . . fascinating aloofness mingled with hard Work. . ."I just figured out-". . .a lift of the eyebrow. 28 I A flutter of the eyelashes. . ."Billie's" gay Way. . ."We11, I think". . .chats over cokes in the Covvle Bin. . .Admissions oflice. . .versatility in clothes, talents, and coiffures. Www Qaida em CJCHZZCW I Cotton at the keyboard. . .a connoisseur of foods, she often dons the chef's cap to whip up her own concoctions. . .snuggles under an afghan to assume the role of a magazine worm. 30 O Carefree curls covering conscientiousness. . ."Svveep that rug!". . .tailor-made tvveeds. . .talks and talks and talks. . ."I never get mad at anyone, but people get annoyed with me." W QW .ZQQMJCQ 31 RMA Bw l 0 A sympathetic listener for your troubles and a soothing muse for your ills. . .tries not to take the world too seriously. perky. . .a friendly hello. 32 0 Quick on the pick-up and right: with the come-back. . . diminutive "Dickie" . . .Witty comments and Whispered asicles . . .always in a social whirl. . .to laugh is to live. il 5 QMQ Imaam 0 Jaunty hats and lop-sided grins. . ."Jo's" permanent address, the library. . .an enviable ability to pick out the subtly humorous event of each day. . .a pre-occupied stride is the mark of a busy woman. . .the perfect Jo in Tom Smuyer. 34 0 "Fay", , .a giggle and a scream. . .midnight discussions on the s tate of the World. . .has high aspirations and serious ambitions. . .a lover of fresh air, she never wears a coat, except on the coldest days. pf.- k'x,. .Q-. P 33:3 - In I QQ, .m' - wr ' 'cl -14 WP: 'LEE .W , 4. 67 25 Jfafm Qian 'N . ' -yi wg," ' 435- is :wil - -W fp A f9?lf"u,-in ' :align . . ,,,,L.,,u,. 151- qgcf .g,j55, 5 -, .Li 49P,f-:rf 4 v ,5 -I., 'Y 1 I J. .1 v mf JW . 1:1 1, ,v ,f I A nice sense of appropriateness. . .always analyzing. . . seems to take the world seriously, but can you beat that sense of humor?. . .character roles and eflicient stage managing for Thespis. 36 n v , O A redhead without fire. . . "Is anyone going downtown ?" . always busy. . .wonder how she gets everything done with seven labs a week-but she does. . .sports clothes and cleanliness. . .genial. gfCVZ6!4C6 Qcmafmw Many Zdm Qakfm T V 41, I' '-z.Y',,'Li,k?!'F 0 Freckles that annoy. . .ir's unusual: coy, laughing eyes combined with shy seriousness. . .roller skating at the Grotto. naughty but nice . . .she's engaged! 38 0 Low-voiced. . ."Nat". . .always intent on what she's doing. . .properties and costumes, settings and lights. . .idealistic . . .the inevitable: an egg salad sandwich for luneh every day. f' 3- , N l flfwzfalze Qcdaa .fcwme Qcmfcm .Qi I . ,t... .tryin - -,Um ni. fl I--'oy gim-if . A b ,mf .wg , 1 W-if 1 lf! ff' I f '11,fl"'rf? F 155, , F'.i"'2Ti'n, .. 1'. 'i :st JL. 5" ,1i',', - , 'Lf ,. fs U'-,:,?,j klggih egg: ffgt.-H n "lf'5s1pJ' ' WH 1 " hi fi . Fig O Artistic. . .smooth clothes and how to Wear them designer of hats for Mademozxelle long discussions, with a new slant on the usual subjects I wanna go to New York 0 Efficiency plus and neatness personified. . .an imperuous stamp of the foot shakes a meticulous coiffure. . .captivating grins reveal dazzling dimples. . .elephant Curios. Womb JWZLMLZ Wwe aff 'pm vw.. - :l.""l', 'ju Ei L 3 Hina? 1 .' I' 'K'-' gif.-:frfr .M , fnflhhvl , fl' fl- -' if -C' -li' ' 0.7. 4 I L ..I if 3 I EP I up Iq1".yv I A 1 0 A swirl of the skirts, a giggle of gaiety, and Penny's been and gone. . ."Horses, horses, horses, crazy over horses!" . . glad to be alive. 42 I Week-ends and Week-ends. . .tales to tell. . .long distance calls galore. . .Eusigns and Phi Tau on the calendar. . .New York via Ithaca. Umm JM! JW JW 0 In a constant state of worry over world affairs. . ."Hey Kids" . . .main support in life-tea balls . . .a profound sleeper, oblivious to alarm clocks. 44 I "B. . . .a conscientious worker. . .the unusual in jewelry .indispensable to the offices. . .keeps a Weather-eye over our funds. . .unassuming poise and gracious dignity. -taht, "-Tl, aaa, ,wma ,aaa WWW Jam! 0 She's a Cadette at Cornell now. . .dual personality: sparkling seriousness and grand. gaiety. . .quiet voice and merry eyes. . .never seems to study but always makes Dean's List. . . math genius. 46 0 Electrical. . .as full of energy as her diminutive fox terrier, Skippy. . . "I have to be at a meeting at four' '-in fact, several meetings. . .an impudent nose. . .self-reliant. 1.2 1 p . ,. 1 'f"'Uii,""52' 'l M ' ' : gi fe? 9 g ' L'-'Frei f mm I fiibae-my . eg ia. ' '-.193 M w f . ' W , . w J N zzfww Oifwzz ecm Kafdey O "Jeanner". . .hand-knit sweaters and socks. . .bursts of humor. . .a string of pearls. . .Dean's List. . .did you know she has scores of records and never misses a good orchestra? 48 0 "Irish eyes are smiling". . ,on the surface, shyness: underneath, exuberance. . .sometimes serious, sometimes gay, but always self-possessed. . .just around the corner. ' ' F1 '. , . !-an . . U ,:,,-11:51.-M 6 Wwe Kelly ZW KW O "I weigh 102 now, I've gaiuedln. . .a wardrobe characterized by good taste. . .unruffled pleasantness. . .luscious and lovable. . .Winsome and whimsical. 50 I Jimmie". . .her wicked sense of humor. . ."wait just a minute while I zip through this novel". . .unsurpassed clevermess and unequaled creativeuess. . smooth. . .everything matching. H,l'.511'9w, , '-, r' -1.'.'.,f':.:!b -' - -?3'w'!wrf- L'- -' . ,"':.'-27.5, ., b 'Ifo YF"?.ll A '- H' 4 4 A 'J -.HW I Y Q 2 5 ' ' 415+ , V ,A JH, ,A ,,, A gm rl - I gm-Q I'-1.45 ffafzqnmille .feacffmck ,aaazaaa ferry O Look for the sign "sleeping" on the door. . .inexhaustible proficiency. . .expensive jewelry. . .eager willingness. . . dependability. . .always neat, always hungry. . .fresh white blouses. 52 . I Rollicking fun and playful jesting. . .a warm generosity. . . she has an irresistible smile for everyone. . .sensible and sensitive. . .Hamilton prize. . .determination and loyalty. . . above all, genuine. "?' ..z i a"'.- ix .- . ff 'f - .,. , l, Y l ir 'rn .1 V I .Ea -SWK 1 , 3,6 -J . . I 1 . 1 13 1.-:Q ml Wialma Killeen me ZLZZZQ I The perfectionist. . .the only girl who can play a set of tennis and look like a Vogue illustration when she finishes. . .crystal perfume bottles, Chanel No. 5. . .imperturbable , .did you know she designs the stunning clothes she Wears? 54 0 just living for the fun of it. . .pla.cidity. . .sparks of HIC sometimes enter friendly eyes. . .chocolate mint cake, . .skilled housecleaner. . .a snip of the scissors-Tompkins hair-stylist. Wang Ulm IWW ffeafncw Wcgwikg wr +..5 , .4..',1 , , ,..,,. :T ' Q. 5' -mrs" X. Q! 'lr . -1fF,'f .fQf:5'5:'-J V.: 'N 1 v,4fag..'fia:.Q.Qe-is iw ... e'-11 -llizse, LB-i:L:1,: ..,- , ?-'..L:4,.'- YY Y' L 4' ' - ----- 1' -' '-'S ' " 0 Flashes of red. . .A Prenyf Girl if Like 61 Melody. . .career girl de luxe. . ."Musc1es is home!" . . .spicy daintiness. . .her sweetness isu't rationed. . .exquisite 56 0 A ready laugh and an independent spirit. . .vvistfully wishes on haystacks and robins. . .appreciative listener and sympathetic counselor. . .a friend in need. . .demure. KQZAJLQW M amma eden Uwe! ,A - .,.,. , ,MJ O "Nails" . . .bevvitching and beguiling. . .the eyes have "it . . .she's our Alice In Wonderland. . .how to sleep!. . .a tennis fiend and an interior decorator. . .Serenade in Blue. 58 1 , O When Judy sits down at the piano. . .incurable romantic. . . such 2. nice person to have around. . .crazy letters from Colgate . . .skilled fingers sketching. 59 ,nm off TH' 0 Tvvinkles in her eyes and dimples in her cheeks. . .library and languages. . .class meeting after chapel, . .foster mother of a helpless chicken. . spontaneity. . .cocoa, crackers and cheese. 60 O "Pritch". . .songs in the Cowle Bin, on the terrace, in the dining room, anyvvherel, . basketball, volleyball, hockey, actionl. . .plaid shirts and tousled hair. . .a comic grin. . .the center of a group. Swap' fdfikw fgafnakbf v r I N V N 1 x . -'VW .' W ,, . O "I gotta hunch". . .reads Life in the bathtub, knits during blackouts, and changes hair-do frequently. . .Hdovvn tvvetpn . . .a coy punner and a would-be cartoonist. . .f1sh, hsh, 6511. . . Nordic. 62 O Cosmopolitan. . .sound ideas eloquently expressed. . .New York calling. . .coffee any hour you want it. . .broad A's, a . sophisticate. . .pancakes and syrup at Sunday morning breakfasts. Nm Qbiieabmq .faq fdcwfwmcm a'1,e,f -H V l. 'lf A- V . .l-' I Giggles 'n giggles. . .sunny disposition, but determined ideas. . .the secretarial skills. . .keeper of the funds for Student Gov. . .those naive eyes mask a party girl, . . "I am not an idealist! 64 O "Nan". . .loves the sweet essence of choice perfumes. .. suave Cornell men. . .the stage is all important.. .scads of x 1 'Nl shoes. . .frivo1ity. . .drama devotee. . .buoyant A 'Q fiigepf .TF -si nn. .- .. f msomg 0 "Sha1". . .tweecls and shetlands likes to " . . . mouse allergic to crowded quarters and dusting. . .Mais Oui. .. annoyance for trivialities. . ."well, gosh dam, Alpha!". . . 66 2111 l Soft voice and long lashes. . .a passion for eating but you'd never know it. . .unruflled tranquillity and extreme caution. . . practically oblivious to time and appointments. X--1 ' 3 F, 1'1.f'3, ff' ' i , X J, .' ' 'AVS W fr. In l Y, 'T I ,11 fl r gig I ll H 1 bl ln ., WN. 1"' f. 1 ,J xn j J ' ' 'Uwe 'II ',,, L-11 H , QL-f' I' v 1 l. if em .Shawn swam sf 'v H 1 Ly ., -f-W" ' "" Q rfb' . .niigws in-, If 1. "f .Iva Yi v ' --..-M 0 Ado ' and fancies. . .music maestro. . .ferocious domestic tendencies on Saturday afternoons. . .thinks French is sublime-so are convertibles. . .and a certain redhead. . .Betty's our Westcliester smoothie. . ."Simms". rable quirks 68 I .4 yi :g.-51" -1 .,Aw',g,x i iv'wif91'f 152 "-'ef iiliq' ' I Conscientious scholar. . .well-chosen clothes grace an envi- able figure. . ,a profound philosophy and an enthusiastic interest in people. . .unfinished SCl1tCI'1CC:'S. . .lapses of memory. . . 3 -I w,..' ' l 1 1 ., ,n 1baSiirs2 2493? I'i1.'jgf.ug , v'.':f .L i V 5.5-l:g,,r,1'. VJQY- 3: -' 'n 'EH-fl' l,.fTIllIY'k'g'Q' 1 -N-"fu'r aiety. ur - l-"rf '.- .Lf .3 1' iloiby ug-as 'A-.fq.mQ . 4 i 1' 1 'l . , . rn' V... ....,A ' Hs fame Smkm Emma Sffwik 0 Lithe elegance and Grecian gracefulness. . ,a campfire at night. . .her unlimited vocabulary. . .bircls, bees, and flowers . . .a voice that soothes. , .casual . ."Bobby" is tops. 70 0 Amiable "Stevie" with a springy gait. . .Uhave you heard the one about the moron who". . .mul-Hns with tunnels and delicious doughnuts, . .pulse beats faster when Nelson Eddy sings. . .medical missionary. 40' .j 71 Qwbmafe Siwem flfafncq 70km ' O Blonde "Tobie" . . .mostly a giggle and a skip. . .castle upon castle in the air. . .between movies twice a week. . . misleading quietness. . ."I'm gonna Wash my hair." 72 I Refreshing frankness. . .easily intrigued by devilish daring .a good sport always. . .her presence is an assurance of a good time. . .where quality counts. 73 Qmdma Umyqakm 0 "Giuny". . .that sophisticated gentleman from New York . . .an unassuming air. . .diabolical and clebonair. . .perhaps it's her beautiful brown eyes that magnetize. . .a light heart. 74 NICDR SNAPSHCD I ,, xi A Y 2 5 a Y I 1 P r 9 C Q u i 1 I i w SENIORS It seems like a long time, now, since those days when everything was new and exciting and wonder- fully "grown-up," the tea-drinking days, the homesick days, the growing-pain days when we tried to tell everybody how collegiate we were. lt seems like a long time since our first .Merry Chanters victory, since that first May Day with Tschaikowsky and the green grass at Watkins Glen, since the first steak-roasts with Dr. Harris, since we stayed up all night planning what we would do during our an- ticipated eight-weeks' campus for smoking in Alumnae, since our school-girl hearts beat a little faster when we knew that Dr. Pott had remembered our name. Sometimes it's even a little hard to remember just what Cowles was like, just how the stairs creaked and the windows stuck and the wind howled in the trees outside at night. That was the year the Dari: Fuller, Pre.ridw1t.' Cynthia Zimmerman, Vice - Prefideurx Alire Mellgard, .S'ecretmy.' Sarah Eick, Treamrer. I Cornell boys came in droves, the year we really got to know each other, the year we planned our mid- year cramming so as to leave fifteen minutes out of every study hour for a cigarette on the cold, cold terrace C"to keep the mind cleai-"D, fifteen minutes for horseplay that never got stale in the halls, fifteen minutes to see what Janie was doing to her Psych., or what Psych. was doing to Janie. Junior year was the yearbook year, the closest but somehow hardest-to-remember year. For the first time in our lives we began to feel adult, and we weren't quite sure whether the sensations were pleasant or not. On December 7th War was declared, and that night some of us realized that there were a lot of things we didn't know anything about. That year we had to think a little about what was going to happen to us "after We got out"-the cold, cruel world seemed colder and crueller than it ever had before. And we began to love Elmira in a way that was entirely new. 78 We chose our little sisters and thought they were the smoothest things we had ever seen, we chased monkeys in the treetops, we played bridge in the early-morning hours, ate too many cheese crackers, watched the babies in the nursery and hoped the little brats would choke on their junket Calthough they were cuteb, took our studies more seriously and nobody flunked anything. They told us the last mile would be the hardest, but by the time we were Seniors the educational process didn't seem so tough. Things had changed a lot since that day we first unloaded our shiny new lamps and out flowered chintzes and waved goodbye to Poppa from Alumnae steps: the War had begun to affect the college routine and the governments calisthenics to affect our musculatureg some drastic changes had been made in the faculty, in the set-up of our coursesg the men no longer flocked, in fact, there just weren't any meng the bridge games were longer and the knitting needles clicked faster and the movies seemed more entertainingg we spent Thanksgiving on campus and passed our mid-years before Christmasg we dreamed of the days when we could drive to Hilltop and cheerfully walked all over the city of Elmira. We grumhled about desserts for the lack of theml and adjourned to the Cowle Bin for an ice cream suckerg we saved butter and coffee and sugar and deposited our scrap metal in boxes that never were emptied. But enough of the Old Order remained to keep us reasonably blissful. We went to Prom in long skirts and tried not to notice how many uniforms were present. We went through all the old arguments about Freshman door-holding, let the faculty beat us at volleyball, went to the movies on Mountain Day in good order, sang our sentimental songs and wept copiously in our blue and white Senior suits on Senior Day. The telephone calls on second floor Tompkins came from farther and farther away but they still came through, and the post oflice was just as jammed after Wednesday Chapels. Other faculty members pinch-hit for Dr. and Mrs. Harris and made us feel almost as much at home. We got just as tired of studying and were just as glad to get back to the old grind after Christmas vacation. No, things really hadn't changed so much. And that last spring when the cherry tree in front of Tompkins was pinker than it had been any spring before, when the trees were greener and the Elmira hills were bluer, we couldn't help wishing we weren't quite so old and responsible and mature. . . 79 SENICDRS FRONT Row: Lillian Raven, Mary Malcolm, jean Batchelor, SxscoND Row: Nfurglnzrite Cieri, Mf1rgaf'et Sbieldx, janet Cmig, Maf'ie Bailey, Nfargarut Bmznar, Marlgaf Ham. Bcity Peelle, Millirvflt Hmrnlzrf, jane Helwig, Marian Bllllgf, 1'IlllYlzl Zivrzfzzwvmnz, France! Rirbmmz, Rmb .S'rer:en.r, june Inlgrabam. FRONT Row: func Blzxlan, Mtllj' janv llugvr, fum' I'Vurul. SECOND Row: ffmiru SL'Zll1!flIIU, A111111 Tffplcqflk, Y'Vilbulv1i11f1 Xfffffanl, Pflnlirzu Fwtrbelg, Eugenia Va11Bn.rklrla. THIRD Row: Mrlrj Lovell, frnzcf Dlrkiuxnu, Mflfjj' KtIIbL'flilU M11rgf'11jf. Q an u--. - 40 ua 'C' -ur f T' J., nun. . .. .. :f::gI:gfI'g ::!w::?5 ..,l:, :.,u 'lnf 'PHI' ,, ll 'I la 'u,:::: ,X X'-X + Plgrllix Bvxcmer, Irum' Dwvm, R010 NIul'ivC11mpbL'lf, Mfzzjorle Dzmw, FRONT Row: Nancy fackfoaz, Effie McKf0', Alice Meflgard, Lair Mffllliv .S'cbin1iQQi, R0.l'L'lIl41lj' Flldgf, Doruflgy Fmlfbur, Rl1tl1.Ym1clwn. yfijarv Dwi., 1:',,N5,,.' BACK Row: Barham Elm., K,,,l,U.,, D,,,,,,L,, Efiqflbufb Cflflllifhlldl, Ililfirlll Monrly, .Yfuw Eick, Helwl Sllaalllukcr, GlWjf':DeL""U'- jam' R0bill.f0il, Luqy Brnakx, jlfrlll .S'lUfl'l?f, Extlmr .S'f11rr. 81 SOPHCDMORES Early Autumn-settling our newrooms inTo1npkins. . .the utter joy and unity of being on one floor. Escorting the faculty to the President's reception. . .the new dining roomwith smooth round tables and flowered drapes. Behaving like inscrutable Japs, we climbed lire escapes, hid in bushes, and listened through walls. . .crashing the Freshman picnic. . .surprising that mighty army of 92 freshmen and their big sisters-wearied by the anxiety of finding a spot remote from the Sophs. . .a huge bonfire. . .plenty to eat. Night Before Convocation-trying to discover the Frosh president. . .unable to conceal our excite- ment the next day in Chapel. . .Mollie jumping up at the right moment with her umbrella, and marsh- mallows dangling. Ir's impossible to keep secrets from Sophomore ears! Sadie Hawkins Dance-looking in every nook and tranny for a hay wagon. . .Dean Lyon making innumerable phone calls and patiently listening to our erratic plans. So came hop. . .blue jeans and plaid shirts, cornstalks and a scarecrow, big pumpkins, Cornell men. . . stars that night. . .bitter cold... hot chocolate. . .the crowning of Daisy Mae and Little Abner. . .mia Catherine Thayer, Pre.ridez1t,' Mary Ann I-Iogfm, Vice-Prerideurg Cumtmzcu Ryan, .S'erret:nj1,' Salbf Cwy, Trenmrer. Buddy Party-matching slogans and finding the other half of proverbs. . .ending all hostilities with our little buddies. We began to feel like real upperclassmen. Approach of Vacation-a relapse in social calendar. Some of us went home for Thanksgiving, but most of us stayed behind to hold down the fort and Watch our Patron Saint carve turkey. Senior week- end. . .looking at rows of big sisters in their blue suits. . .salty streams sliding down their cheeks- ours too. Spaghetti dinner at the Pott's. . .delicious apple tarts. . .solos from Cory. . .stomachs too full. New Semester-returning to school refreshed and with renewed energy. . .a desperate squeeze to get a bit of studying in before exams. Dr. Pott's square dance. . .we served the juice and cookies. Then came Midwinter Thespis with Joanie in the lead. . .we were so proud of her! Spring-ignoring the beautiful sunshine. . .attempting to concentrate on the Psych book. We dug out our cotton dresses and light coats. . .summer vacation isn't far away. . .we Won't be Sophomores much longer. . . 82 FRONT Row: 171111711111 KUJllll'llj', Calif'- e1'i11u Thf1ye1', fef111 I7i1llq1', ju1111m' Til- fUll, jc1.f1111u B0l'7lrlllfl, Durnllg' Furri.r, jurxiu Brrxlrnelf, Tlw1'c.n1 M11la11qy, MIIIAJ' Mimla, jafuz lf1111m'1'i:b. SECOND Row: Mmj' Numm, julia Hint, Dc- fnrir D1.1l1lbv1jg, A11111' .S'lvvlc', AIIIIU Tup- uurilz, Milrlml Rvgruu, Cf1ri.rfi11v FU1111, Adria M111'c1z.r, FRONT Row: Rmb Kmxpp, Grzlffvla Gfllilzda, H111'1'ic't Mifclvull, 1,Ill'l'ffzl Killzellv, Nffnjy A1111 1'10IQrlN. SHKUND Ruw: Rim 1JOIIrIf71lL', IXJIIVIIIAI Brcmlur. Gmre Iffwlfllgilar, .Vlrirfqar Ulrich, Kuw- 111f11j1f Hfilt, Nflinfiml Fffbbiufi, .S'l1i1'l1fy 7NaU'lliI', Ca11.rm111'u R-'y,z11, Bcity .S'm1f1, M mp' j 11 110 .Yrl1u11j1111.1111l . A1111 Dmllqy 1.1'.fll'fIl, l.ni.r Lllflfllbflil, Nuljy I'VL'fl1t?I', M111'iL1'11 Luflwilr, flltffffl Ffl'Ul1ll?L7Il, Darnllgy Drlllf!l6I', juan All- lcll, -,Grill MOUl'hErltl, Bflrbfrm S'cl1ur111u1'- Ira:-11, jean Hoa.g,fvf11z Cxlllllfflf, Muffy A1111 Hi!dvb1z1111l, M1111g.11'n'l MrIll0Ifj', MllI:J' Dfllfif. Maria Marsh, Pre.rizlvut,' Lair Hammond, Vice-President: Alice Lehman, JEOVEIHUI Dorothy Strnhmll, Treasurer. FRESHMEN We arrived-92 Freshmen strong. Ninety-two pairs of feet explored strange buildings, ran across green campus, and ached with the excitement of it all. Will we ever forget those three busy and con- fusing days of Freshman week! Our heads whirled with dinners, teas, a Big Sister coke party, I.Q. test, and angel robes! Despite our rather morbid outlook as we splashed through puddles from Alumnae to Cowles, we felt a certain degree of assurance. Even that was shattered, however, when the upperclass- men began to arrive. We learned later that they really worried about us because there were no cars at Cornelli. We appreciated their concern, but even though men were on the priority list, we didn't do too ba ly. It didn't take us long to get the hang of things. We soon learned to ignore the Sophomores when it came to anything pertaining to class matters. We sought comfort from the Juniors, who took our little problems to heart and gave consolation and guidance. We stood in awe of the Seniors, who smiled reminiscently at us as we held open doors. Our Social Calendar gradually began to take shape. Every day for about a week we were sure was going to be Mountain Day. The days dawned clear and bright-still it wasn't announced. Then, on a foggy and chilly morning we awoke to find it was at last the day. Gasoline rationing prevented any lengthy excursions, but some of us went to Hilltop, and others on long hikes to interesting spots, returning to the dorm tired but completely contented. Cap and Gown Day was the next big event. We were properly impressed by the dignified procession of faculty and upperclassmen. We cheered proudly when the Sophs crowned our President, even though our secret had been discovered. Studies, meanwhile, occupied most of our time. We sat up until the wee hours of the morning ab- sorbing Keats. With a hazy idea about the writings of Machiavelli and Voltaire, we sleepwalked into C. C. at what seemed to be the middle of the night. Then Junior Weekend came! The night of the hayride was our night, because Daisy Mae was a Freshman. We initiated the Terrace Room, and it really was a Winter Wonderland. Following the dance, we drifted around the dorm on air-with soft voices, dreamy eyes, gentle sighs, and small appetites. Cupid had scored many bull's eyes. Keats, Machiavelli, and Voltaire were shamefully neglected.. Before long it was Thanksgiving. Most of us couldn't go home, but there was little chance of being homesick with our delicious Thanksgiving dinner and the cordial open houses. Time fairly flew-Christmas vacation grew nearer. Though it was rather early in December, we had no diiiiculty in creating a true Christmas spirit at the Sunday supper served in the dining room. We had real English plum pudding, and later, in the lounge at Tompkins, there was a Yule log and Christ- mas carols. Second semester saw us swinging our partners at Dr. Pott's square dance, applauding enthusiasti- cally at Mid-Winter Thespis, laughing gaily with the Ensigns, practicing wholeheartedly for Merry Chanters contest, limping pitifully after gym classes. And now we are tenderfeet no longer. We are a part of Elmira-full-fledged College Freshmen-our 92 pairs of feet this time eager to explore the three years to come. . . 84 Fnom' Row: foyco Colburn, Marion Niotlvr, joan fojrzgy, foyco .S'n1itb, Exrello Srarano, Virginia Radloy, Borg' Lu Wboat, Lara Fixk, Hope Woolloy. SucoNn Row: Betty Baker, Roberta Finder, jane Valzienor, Both fefferron, Eninco Ro.ra1- kraru, Alico Lulnmmn, Muriel Werfel, Clnarlotte Haber, Helen Doborgf. Tnmn Row: Marietta Hu,gbo.r, Franz-e.r Madigan, joxepbino Lgwzan, Margarot Dean, joan Maybood, Barbara Hagan, Marg' Cain, june Verdnin, jane Koryon, jane Bullock, Nancy Sano, Margaret Meeker. FuoN'r Row: Pbyllir Boarzlx- loe, Margaret MacMillan, Majorie Merrill, Margaret Lynob, Lelzoro Compton, Nllllbjl Greer, Mary Ellun McConnell. SECOND Row: Lnqy Roni, Lorna Fleming, Virginia Srydor, Barbara Rapp, l'l6'lL'lI Robb, joan Carey, jmlizll Barber, Inga Amlvrxon. F nom' Row: Barbara Voorbif, Marylou Trerint, Loi: Harn- monzl, jzaly Rodnicla, Dori.r .S'toplm1:, Willa Hopstoin, Rlrtb Roiclrbarzl, jane Xtracberl. SECOND Row: Rotalio Hed- berg, Barbara Buckingham, Pa- tricia Dre.r:lor, Loix Crane, Mary France: Wood, Marjorie Hannay, Barbara Zimmer- mann, Dorotlgf .S'trolJ:all. Tnmn Row: Sarah Coyken- a'all, Vivian Morkloy, Rena 5'to1ncr1nan, Barbara Lehman, Mario Marrlv, Brenda IfVood.r, jean Rajfonl, Ezfobn Krenn. Foulvrl-1 Row: fanot Bixbing, Batty Wigxton, Norma Warl- rlell, Carobn Beamor, Barbara Sweet, Barbara Moyurxon. ml ll 'ni r .9 4 Y gen-fr 'rf , 9 4 ! P 5 i r n 1 w . w S P CD R T S LC-J MARJORIE JONAS A. A. CABINET: Nfaribfu Bowne, IN'El','jl!IlI1.S'7Q'dl!7', .fecrefnga l l l Right-face! forward march !-arms outstretched-live mummies rolling on the floor-massaging tired limbs-limping up the stairsw GYMNASTICS!!! Elmira's sports have gone ''all-out-for-the-war-effort''g gymnastics is the only course offered in the department of athletics-in fact, it is required. Following the suggestions of the New York State War Council, the department is emphasizing a strenuous program of physical fitness. At first we felt like rookies taking their first two weeks of basic training in the army. We marched and drilled and fmally mastered, "To the rear, march!" We went through the list of exercises eight times, 12 times, 16 times, with fond lingering over those preceded by the command "Lying on the floor!" Then we came back from the gym and fell on our beds exhausted. We limped around the campus for daysg just as the pain began to disappear, another gym period came around and the trouble started all over again. We complained, yes, but in good spirit. We were actually intrigued by the novelty of this activity and the thought of the powerful muscles we must be acquiring. It did not take us long to adjust to these body building exercises. We soon accepted them, and with no ill effects. Jumping over the buck, tumbling, trying the duck walk, crawling under tables, doing the obstacle run, high-jumping, walking a balance beam. . .all these, and more too, are included in the 90 VfC6'PI'0.ffdUlIl,' Mi,rJ Cnrlzcrirm Fin- lerf Mi,r.r Mildred Oakley: Extber .SlfdfI', Fre.fi:leur,' Mfllj Millzfe, Trem- Commando course. Authorities tell us that this project is on a small scale, but it certainly offers us plenty of challenges. Despite the fact that competitive sports are not offered as courses, the students have participated in them on their own initiative-as extra-curricular activities under the direction of the Athletic Associa- tion Council. The council, made up of the managers of various sports, plans and directs our recreation throughout the year. To them we owed the program of entertainment that made Thanksgiving Day complete. At the spring banquet A. A. awarded numerals and to the truly athletic and announced the much- envied White Blazer Girl, the personification of our ideals of fair play. Birdie on the beam. . .shuttle cocks flying fast and furiously. . .underhand serves. . .Peelle's: "To- day's your last day to sign up for the badminton tournament." Last year when badminton club was formed as a trial, it proved popular enough to be continued this year. Badminton is not the slow, monotonous sport some people think it is! For proof, witness the players scurry about the court, smashing out wicked drives, skillfully returning trick shots. The wheel goes round and round. . .it's a long, long way to Sullivan's monument Cwhen you're hoohn' itlj. It seemed a shame to break so many traditions so A. A. formed a new one-organized hikes and cycling. lt all started on Mountain Day, Miss Oakley and Miss Finter led a group on a long hike. Other girls gaily mounted bicycles, and with a "I-leigh-ho," away they went. They all had such a grand time that they decided to form clubs and get together on foot and on Wheels for frequent hikes 91 and cycle trips. By the time they had covered three or four miles their appetites had reached their limits, so the girls took lunches along and had picnics. Fun, eh what? Hit it with both hands. . .help her on that serve. . .keep up the volley. . .Sally Eick in charge. . . side out and the volleyball game is under way. We have had some very exciting games this year be- tween the classes, but, of course, the highlight of the season was, as usual, the faculty-student game, and, as usual, the faculty team Won! But someday perhaps.. . . Dribbles down the floor. . .foul, free shot. . .a pass, a jump, and a basket! Through the enthusiastic efforts of Ruthie Stevens, basketball has remained one of the most popular sports. After extensive practice games, the players met a team from the Heights and proved to be victorious. A trip out to the Heights for another game gave the palms again to our team. Crossed sticks-take it down the side, right wing-Moorhead leading down the field-watch it, goalie-On wet ground or dry the hockey players followed the little White ball. Special credits go to the exceptional freshman team who dared to challenge the upperclassmen to battle it out. EW?-L :Mimi i rr ' 92 "' I .,x "' n K -X -'L 1- . -i, ,,.:'v ,Z ,- .., . .' - I' ' X . , wt 'x ' . A , u .' ., . al Q, y-ay V 1 . ...l . I J ,- f- --5"r.j ' , . ' X., 4 bu Alu ' x R. , .,-'.'- ,nf . , V 1-:el-.8.Qg,,Qf A . . Li, 9gZJ,'g1',-'DQ' f QQ'-3, Q' 'JA-?s. 'fyff - , , I nl. -tix , . A ,, 1 p . ,,2 ll. 1 1 Jo U, 'Y' M , ,W 'Cn . PJ, I 1 1 fr -I I ' . H., A any tr, . 7.- 51 I' 11. ' ,.-s AQQQQ- ,", -if wif: - 18.1 ..,2u,- , ' QV: 1 vial,-'nil-.Q .I E V-:Q':,5 Zigi?-Z if-31' 4 '-I 1. " '. ., T,-1, ' .' ' ' K 1775. Aff '- x'?---, 1 Q2 1 4v".4n--L" " ' :Pi . ' 'il 1 .,g"r-ff" ' ' gf , V, . ' - H at 1 1 lean' , , L s V ' .L '. 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Bring your quarter and your bathing suit and go swimming at the Who can forget the joy of swimming in mid-winter, the bitter chlorine taste and coming back with wet hair freezing in the cold? Thirty all. . .a racket capably swung. . .tennis doubles spring and fall decided the champions and an occasional exhibition match added to our interest in this sport. With new and improved physical prowess we have participated in a full round of sports this year. "Sports as usual" has been our motto in spite of a pre-occupation with gymnastics. 93 H' Q 'I'- ', 4 .YA if Gb-'vu , kN.N 1, 'I "L Y, f ,x 1 - . .3 In ,X ' . 'fk 1 , v 1 I , , I L Q , l. QI, HQ. ,aff 'a. P. I .N , ,..- 4 -. ,, ...x Q . ,Q-re a,.X .-. f . 'x ,,...x. X gigil L' d 'U' 'SFF-f2'1f-fY'4f'F3 ' 'wi su '- .' D .K , 'v . . ,, ,I Y V A .jfs ' ',' , it Y I u Q '-, U .msg-i -.n i QQ, yffrg. .4 '4-' V 3551314 :Rifle Q4 'N . W 5 .he 23, it-rw .3 P+' 3 r"r. ACTIVITIES LG'-f JUNE INGRAHAM, STUDENT GOVERNMENT PRESIDENT SENATE: Barlmm Sweet, Nfarilyn Bowne, Mf1rga:'et MucMilfu11, Marla' NHIIIIO, jane Bzzxtan, june Illgfzlbtllil, Ruth .S'te11en.r, Mflribfz Lmuiti, Florenrv Farxrbuer, Azlrimzn Pmzllerfir, Charlotte MClJl70I'J0lI, Luqv Rubimazz. House ov REPuusuNTA'l'1vHs: Caralyu Beemur, Betty Puelle, Mag' I'Vb'il1El', Florwm: Farxrlwur. 98 w SOCIAL Commrrrmzz june Ingrabanz Mi.r.r Lucille Lyon, Charlotte McPher- J'0Il, Dr. W. .S'. A. Part. XVAR AC'FIVI'fY BOARD: jo.rvplviue l1ymm7, Mi.r.r Catherine Fiurer, Dr. Elmer 'ii W. K. Mould, Dr. Elizabeth Vmz Bmrlzirle, Mi.r.r Dawn Lmlingtorz, Mary Hfeiner, jean' Kflblq. Ormzn MEMIIERSZ M1Ifg0f I-Iam, MiJ.r Lydifz IfVf1lflv 99 EXECUTIVE COUNCIL: FIRST Row: Extber .S'tarr, A A Cabimftj Margaret Jbieldx, .S'ib1il,' Rare Muriu Campbell, Mutb Clubj Eugenia Van Burkirk, Debate Club: Roremury Fudge, Prem Club. SECOND Row: Helen .S'l1oemalzer, Glee Clubj Viviun Moody, Art Clubj Mmjf Katherine Mlllgfllf, Itltertmtional Relutiot1.r,' Cllfbifiilll Tbfgfer, Sophomore Clem: Nauqy fackrotz, Pi Gamma Mug Kathryn Dunne, Frentb Club: fum' Buxton, Secretary' of .Ytzulent Government mul Executive Countilj fmze Itlgrabam, Preriderzt of .ftudent Government and Executive Council. TIIIRD Row: Minnie Jcbimiqgi, Clurximl Clubj Adriana Pamzevir, junior Clamp Marguerite Leazlmcb, Irirj Plgllix Befemer, Ottagong Dorotby Ffuzcber, Tbespirj Dorio Fuller, Senior C!ut.r,' Marie Murrb, Frerbmatz Clan. OTHER MEMBER! Rutb .S'tra:beu, Y.W.C,A. "I HAVE THE FOLLOWING ANNOUNCEMENTS TO MAKE" "Executive Council meets in Cowles Parlors tomorrow"-the presidents of organizations to har- monize the activities of all-skillful managing and efficient blending. "There will be a meeting of French Circle, Wednesday night"-has kept the spirit of France in our minds with meeting once a month-games, discussions, bridge played enfr-ufzcair-an impressive Christ- mas party with lovely carols-a farcical evening with Tovuriteb. "Compulsory Glee Club rehearsals every night this week' '-furnished the choir for Friday chapel- supported the W. S. S. F. drive with a part in the concert-occasional broadcasts over WENY-Five o'clock practice, with Gwynn directing and worrying. "Could I see the House Presidents after chapel in front of chapel ?"-the House of Representatives, right-hand men of Senate-noise penalties and the complicated signout books. "International Relations Club will hold an informal discussion in the 'Rec.' Room"-now an in- stitution-world affairs over tea cups and accompanied with maps, heated discourse, and cookies. 100 "Pi Gamma Mu meets tonight for election of oHicers"-honorary society of scholars in social sciences-quarterly meetings with discussions and papers. "The topic for the meeting of Debate Council will be 'The Effects of the War on Education' "-to further the art of elevated argument-the pro's and con's of topics of the times. "The regular Monday Senate meeting was held"-representatives of the classes, under June's direc- tion, make decisions, state policies-detailed reports from the house presidents-this year, a new ad- dition of two freshmen senators-Wednesday chapels: "the following penalties were given." "Petitions to Social Committee must be in. . .nhfinal decisions on the date for any affair-keepers of the important and crowded social calendar. " 'Y' Cabinet meets Wednesday night in Cowles"-directors of an all-campus organization-Big and Little Sisters paired off under its direction!-the little purple book of Freshman Helps and Presi- dent's Reception gave the year a good start-Christmas Bazaar was an exotic Oriental fair that sold for the Near East Relief-Chapel once a month and Vespers, our spiritual side-the W. S. S. F. drive in February and Silver Bay. "Important meeting of the Forum of the War Activities Committee"-a new organization this year, a student and faculty council to co-ordinate all war efforts-the ''two-baby-cokes-for-a-baby- bond-a-week drive' '-Red Cross bandage-rolling afternoons and evenings-impressive chapel programs and a Cornet of War Information to keep us war-conscious. "The following girls have Octagon assignments in the phone room"-news on and off campus-the new "Letters to the Editor" column fought many a battle and won some-Beezie's bustling for last minute items. "Material for Sybil should be handed to Shields on or before"-outlet for the creative urge-literary efforts in poetry, short story and essay-entertainment for the appreciatives. "Press Club picnic will be held Tuesday night"-to keep the world in touch with us-releases to local newspapers about our Big Women on Campus- "Math Club will meet this evening"-topics and discussions of interest to the mathematics scholar -a play about the conventional Mr. X and Mr. Y. "Classical Club announces compulsory rehearsals of Christmas carols at five today"-songs in Greek and Latin-a resurrection of ancient history-Greek women masked with beards of stockings. "There will be a meeting of the members of the Art Club"-form and line-for the talented only- aesthetics expressed in pigments. 101 zf' Y W C A: Ruth Slracben, Prcsidenif jean An- Iull, .S'euremry,' Mag' Ellen lgyman, Vice- J I rv.ria'uut,' Mary Katherine Margrajf, Treaxurer. Gu-:iz CLUB: Pauline Forxberg, Acramprm- i.rr,' E liqnbeib Howell, Librnriauj Extber Starr, A:c0mp1mi.rt,' Rau' Maria Campbell , Trefuuren' Halen Shoe- maker, President. Oman MEMBER: Lil- lian Roxen. RELA'r10Ns: Ming' INTERNATIONAL Mnrtgmjf, Premlw1r,' Adelaide Lcrgf, tenberg, mul Mary Ann I-Iildebrvnul, ' I fi.rur. Dr. Ellen Ariuum, All Kalbvriuc All!! Ri!- Cnmmilfum' K.. .. l UDL' Pnrzss Cum: Rox Kirin, Treumrerj Min Dawn Ludington, Ad- Pfztricia Ken- z'i.fcr,' nedy, Vice-Prarirlwzt 1 rl 0 Ramemarjy F1 ,rg Praxideflt. --5 QE- 'ff 195,55 P Y g. SIBYL: Margaret Sbieldx, Editorj Mil- licenl Harcourt, AJ- sixtant Editor and AffEdi!0f,'Mdfg1l2fif6 Cieri, Bafineu Mau- agerf Margot Haax, Ad11er.'iJing Marzagerg fean Kabley, Affin- tant Buxinen Marz- agerj Mary Malrolm, Circulation Mar1ager'. OCTAGON: FIRST ROW Zlqzlfbf-Q'71Dll717lL', Newf Erlltorj Milli' cent Harroart, Feaf ture Editor. SECOND now :Marion Bflllgi, Adzlertifilgg Editor: jane' Robin- .rou, Ammoiate Editon' Roxemary Fudge, Bnxinexx Manatgery' Pbyllir Bexemvr, Edi- tor,' E liqabeth Howell , A.F.ff.Ffrl7If Editor. . 74 ,, E. ' N Q L U nj! . , V, Ims BO.-KRD1 Jam' Aulgmr, Bu.rine.r.r Managurj Mafgnerinr Lefnlmch, Erlilorf fam' Little, Arr Edirorj Barbara Smith, Anirtmzt Editorg Azldm Buihjy, Lilamry Editor. Irus S'rAr'v: Fms'1' now: jane Dirkxrm, Llrqy Rob- inxon, Leone Sirkirz, jam: 0'Neil. SECOND now: lady Ort, Arm Ritlvrzlnrrlg, Lauire Gordon, Ron Dv Ri.ria, juan Kabley, Elizabeth Howull. Ormm Msmruznz Wilma Cole. E 1944 I 105 clwr, Prarident. Orumx MEMBER: Audra Bailey, Vice-Prarident. THESPIS Thespis is not just the dramatic organization of Elmira College. It's tryouts and breathless hours, frantic searches for talented men, rehearsals and weary bones, scenes done over. . .it's grease paint and old cream, bearded ladies, "Miss Quinlan, are my wrinkles on right?". . .it's trunks full of armor and helmets and pantaloons. . .it's cans of paint and streaked smocks, nails and hammers, wallpaper and thrones, Dayton's never exhausted patience. . .it's spears and shields, an apple for Joe, a grape for Heroica, and a haggard property manager. . .it's Miss Morrow's ice cream session in the "Rec" room .. .it's "The Night" with programs and flowers, packed Chapels, stage manager's signal, "You're or1!". . .it's curtain calls and congratulations. And somehow it's probably the bashful glances and bubbling giggles in Tom Sawyer, the different dialects and dramatic suspense in Letter: to Lucerne, the Amazon women and Greek men in The Wnrriwfr Husband that you'll never forget. But it's the sleepy eyes in early morning at the Keeney Theater, the hours of strug- gling with a Polish accent, and the tedious drilling of a feminine army that you may never know about. It's all these things-the fun, the glory, the hard work-that makes our Thespis what it is. Mir: Geraldine Qllfllfdfl Min Geraldine Marrow 106 Tmzspls: Mary Arm Hagan, Secretary, Mflqglzerife Ciari, Treamrvrj Darotlgf Frm- You Carft Taka If With You Tm: .frnvyer HIGHLI GHTS w..,.-v"""N,,, Lil ANNE PETERS ff f MAY DAY May Hrst, long before the crowning ceremony, we gathered in the Garden Theater to make a few last guesses as to who would be queen. The Freshmen bustled around in their new class jackets, worn for the first time in honor of this occasion. The Sophomores buzzed excitedly among themselves. The Juniors sat back and wondered. And the Seniors, their curiosity completely under control, remembered sadly that this was their last May Day. 110 Wild enthusiasm greeted the announce- ment of Anne Peters as queen. But tradition had to be broken, for Anne had been told the secret. She had planned to go home that week-end, and, of course, we couldn't have a coronation without a queen. An eager throng followed our graceful queen to the newly-erected flag pole where we proudly watched her raise the flag. Two weeks later the Freshmen presented their May Day dances with a patriotic theme. Beginning with a colorful Stnry and Stripe: number,' America was effectively interpreted. Music for the succeeding dances was taken from the Grand Canyon Suite. Transportation dilhculties had prevented our going to Watkins Glen for our May Day exercises as in former years, but our spirit and expectancy had not been dampened in the least. ,,g," .. I'Qf,?""- , ., L 'magna --. -- V-.vx :-4:.-1-.1-v-L., 1,-gf , . 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Distinctive 250 ROOMS 0 250 BATHS 0 592.50 UPWARDS 'lr Popular Priced Coffee Shop I-Iuck Finn Room Main Dining Room Lounge Bar CAir Cor1ditionedD Garage Accommodation W. C. EMERSON, Manager C0112 pliwzelm' of LaVaIIey, McLeod, Kinkaid Company, Inc. A Dimfibufoff MACHINE TOOLS ' INDUSTRIALS ' CONTRACTORS PLUMBING AND HEATING SUPPLIES 1 20 F fiend, Metzger Sc Co., Inc. Wholesale and Retail Dealers in Mears, Vegetables, Poultry, Fish, Oysters and Clams Try Our Home Made Sausage, Bologna, Liverwursc and Frankfurters, etc. Dial 5147'5l48-S149 164-166 LAKE STREET G. A. MQLCGREEVEY Banks am! .Ssmtiofzefjf ELMIRA, NEW YORK Compliments of ELMIRA ARMS COMPANY C. 84 K. LAUNDRY RALPH'S GROCERY Complete FOOD MARKET Compliments Uf J. F. and M. SULLIVAN FINE FURNITURE Camplimentf Hf GGRTON COY The Blue Goose Shop Interior Decorating Gifts 209 COLLEGE AVE. ELMIRA, N. Y. Complimen rs of THE BOOTERY Swan 84 Sons-Morss Co. Dependable INSURANCE. . .ALL FORMS i' HULET1' BLDG. PHONE 6284 For a Very Special Treat Bring the Family to DINNER at Hilltop Inn JERUSALEM HILL O Dial 2-9397 for Reservations Cwzzplizfzemir of DEISTER 84 BUTLER Qualify ewelenr 119 North Main St. Compliments of ECKERD'S CUT-RATE DRUG STORE Prescriptions 127 West Water St. Linn S. Chapel Co., Inc. "EzJe1ythiulg With Which to Build" Coal, Lumher, and Builders' Supplies 1040 Caron Ave. Phone 5191 Elmira, N. Y. Dial 4311 Open Evenings by Appointment WALSH 84 REAGAN Complete Home Furnishings 114-116 W. Water St. Elmira, N. Y. The STEINER Studio 133 West Gray Street COMPLETE PHOTOGRAPI-IIC SERVICE Dial 2-1331 LADIES' CUSTOM TAILORING FURRIER Complimelzhr of Angelo DeRisio Phone 2-1910-302-303 Snyder Bldg. Main St. near Water ELMIRA, N. Y. Compliments of zz Friend Chemzm Crum! TMJ! Company FOUNDED 1833 Over a Century of Banking Q, Member Federal Reserve System and Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Surce.r.r and Co1zgmtulm'io11.r ta the Class of 1944 "THE LooM1s STUDIO" LOOMIS 84 HALL PHOTOGRAPHY 364 North Main Street Complizzzefztf of Schanakefs Streamliner "fmt A Good Place to Eat" 107-109 State St. A L P E R T ' S Elmira's Leading Jewelers and Opticians I S Z A R D' ' 111 E. WATER STREET Elrzzirafr Lfirgext Department Store ELMIRA STORES IN CORNING AND CORTLAND Com pl il11e11t.r of RANDS DRUG STORES 101 EAs'1' WATER ST. LANGDON PLAZA FURNISH YOUR ROOM AT P E T E R S O N ' S ' Pho 513-515 N. Mann St. nc 2-3920 wmplimeuti' qf the gift box mark twain hotel Select your Table Needs at the busy MARK TWAIN MARKET where there are logical reasons for selling for less 'A' MARK TWAIN FOOD MARKET INCORPORATED 'A' 158 NORTH MAIN STREET Free Parking-Delivery Service PHONE 7141-7142 Sheehan, Dean if Company Incorporated I Smart Campus Clothes in Sportswear, Afternoon Dresses and Evening Gowns l MODERATE PRICES FOR UNUSUAL SATISFACTION INSIST UPON' H Y G EI A Products and .Sll!l'1!jCU Fra-joy ICE CREAM Manufactured under the SEALTEST SYSTEM OF LABORATORY CONTROL SHOES AND I-IOSIERY 'A' GOSPER-KELLY Compliments of SI-IREIBMAN'S jewelers .Simca 1893 214 East Water Street Compliments of P61125 2 - Col az Complimefztf of Kelly Drug Co. 109 N. MAIN ST. CNCH1' W2lEC1'D "CAROLYN" Coats, Suits, Dresses, Vitality Shoes SMART MILLINERY O ROSENBAUMS E!7l7i7'fli.f Flower Twm'itio11 Interpreted by JAY H. PARKER For More than Eighteen Years O 140 WEST MARKET STREET Svvarthout 84 Co. jewelers 110 EAST WATER STREET if FINEST QUALITY Diamonds, Watches, Silverware, Jewelry, Leather Goods, College Jewelry ltgutzl angmtll NEWLY REBUILT AND MODERNIZED Transient and Residential Featuring THE COFFEE-SODA BAR ROSE ROOM ENGLISH GRILLE 309 E, Water St. - Everything in Victrola Records R U B IN B R O S. Greeting Cards for All Occasions J. M. Slioemzllcer, Manager 302 EAST WATER STREET 'Q Bassas TEA ROOM and BAKERY PLEASANT ENVIRONMENT AND GOOD FOOD 408 WEST WASHINGTON AVENUE Dial 2-0921 ADDED ATTRACTION . . . 24 New 5'l'1'6lZ77ZZi7Z66l Bowling Alleyf We ask you to pay us 21 visit, and See for yourself Why Twenty Million People enjoy this sport. Compliments q' ELMIRA'S ECLIPSE MACHINE DIVISION OE THE BENDIX AVIATION CORPORATION JoHN H. DRAKE G N Kosmiclu Brothers DIAMONDS, WATCHES, SILVER Phone 2-1914 . . 'MILK' . I Complirllerztx of IS IMPORTANT TO HEALTH , Qlldllflfjf Spartfzuenr D ' b S f d with just Milk- I Having M B , EI.. COR S P urized MILK E D G C 0 S , The Best Place to Save on E L ' C O R D A I R I E S Quality' Fzzrfzifure Incorporated . DIAL 9171 401 DIVISI 131 N' MAIN I26 THE MARK TWAIN SPECIALTY SHOP MARK TWAIN HOTEL 0 .S'PORT.YIfVEAR mul LINGERIE O D KB Compliment: of Elmira Oil Company Compliments of DIXIE BARBECUE and BOWLING ALLEYS Compliments of Irving D. Booth Com pliments Hf O'NEIL SHOE STORE F. O'Nu1L, Prop. HOLLYWOOD SHOP 9 LANGDON PLAZA Xpormfoeof' for the College Girl SCHWARTZ Compllmemis' Uf Petrie Coal SNYDER BROS. The P,,,m.mg Cammy Cereemerezezl Prem P R I N T E R S A N D Q PUB LISHERS V DIAL 2-0140 H TELEPHONE 6188 SNYDER BUILDING MAIN STREET 308 S. MAIN STREET ELMIRA, N. Y. f C. Penney Ce. Camplimenem ef RyII's Pharmacy SNYDER BUILDING . B. F. RYLL, JR. ELMIRA, NEW YORK . Proprietor Complimerzar of PERSONIUS df MALONE Ready to Wear ACCESSORIES AND LINENS H. Cor. Main and Market Sus. O Cemplimefztx ef Exclufive M672,J Wm, Mark Twain Meds Shop Preserve Gur "Way of Life" 'k Complimentr Buy Defense Stamps and Bonds-avoid waste-let's all do our utmost. of Our "WAY" is worth every sacrifice we are askecl to make. ,, Elmira Foundry Elmira Bank 84 Trust Company A MARTNE MIDLAND BANK Com-plimentr Cofzzplimentr of 0f WARNER BROS. Emprre Foods, Inc ELMIRA, N. Y. Keeney Theatre ik' 0 Elmimfs' favorite Pluylaoure f0"'m"b' EMPIRE PRODUCE C. M. 84 R. TOMPKINS 129 Compliment! Of Complimentf fl Ffielfff N Wb ' 6 S Camplimentx of ELMIRA SAVINGS AND 5' loc '25C sms LOAN ASSOCIATION Compliments H . L. T R E W Complimenzif of Our "Little Sisters" THE CLASS OF 19.46 130 MRS. I. R. SIMMONS MR. Sc MRS. RICHARD FORSCHNER MR. 8: MRS. EVERTS H. HOWELL MR. 84 MRS. FLOYD F. BOWNE R. C. HINTZ MIIS. G. EDGAR AUGUST MR. 8: MRS. S. W. ARNOLD MR. 8: MRS. A. PANNEVIS MR. SL MRS. E. DEVENDORE MR. 8: MRS. JOHN A. MATHEWS MRS. TOBIN MR. 8a MIIS. CHARLES C. GORDON MR. 8: MRS. GRANT T. LITTLE MR. 84 MIIS. T. C. RANCHIL MR. 84 MRS. W. C. RITTENBERG 131 MR. 8: MRS. CHARLES P. ROBINSON MR. BERT E. SMITH MRS. JOHN FARR MR. 8: MRS. E. S. BUNDY MR. 8c MRS. JOHN R. LYMAN MR. 8c MRS. W. P. MACNAMARA MR. 8: MRS. P. H. HOOD MRS. PHILIP GOLOS MR. 84 MRS. CHARLES KING MR. 84 MRS. C. E. COLE MR. 84 MRS. M. A. LEADRACH MR. 84 MRS. HERMAN PRITCHARD MR. E. GARSON MR. 8: MRS. A. C. DERISIO Complimentf Elmira Docrom J. H. STEERE, D.D.S. A. C. SMITH, M.D. E. L. MILLER, D.D.S. A FRIEND H. A. PETERSON, D.D.S. H. H. PETERSON, D.D.S. HE Trustees whose names appear on page 12 send greet- ings to Elmira College's daughters everywhere. An educational institution is the lengthened shadow of its alumnae. Without their feelings of loyalty and their active cooperation and support it cannot very well exist. We still need more students of the proper kind, students who are qualified in every way for entrance to Elmira. There has been no relaxation of standards and there will be no com- promise in quality. To every alumna who reads this page, the Trustees urge that you help during the coming year- 1. By telling your acquaintances ofthe good points ofthe College. 2. By finding good students in your community, telling them about Elmira College, and writing the Director of Admissions or the President giving their names and addresses. 3. By writing the President, for the benefit of the Admin- istration of the College and the Trustees, anything you know that will help make the College better. i' We Thank You for Your Part Cooperation ik , TRUSTEES OF ELMIRA COLLEGE 133 F w M -x V , H 4 . 4 4 u 1 i I 1 . '! 4 - 1 f 'i C .4 H . Q A Z- u 134 I Q Q w fafll l .illrl1f,lllf.:2'i?'if i X. f 'gl lf' Q7 as my in .- To N l ' iwls-M fulfil ff:-Ulf 1 - -t' KW-if-. 'ir V il " rr1'1 'fa url s f '- , 1 ' df? ' . . - -ir 'nw ,wg -2' is-Q - 1 F. I9 lE, . lJ' -ur . , ee A JOB WELL DCNE 5 g of The Leo Hart Company,Who have enjoyed the privilege of printing the 1944 IRIS, extend our heartiest congratulations to the Editors, their Stall, and Associates. llWith the Finish of each form We can see the attainment of those high aims of accomplishment all sights were set on. May your book be an inspiration to future staffs. ll"Congratulations, for a job Well done." The Printing House of Leo Hart, Rochester, New York

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