Emmerich Manual High School - Ivian Yearbook (Indianapolis, IN)

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Cfje Mentor Poositer KM JUNE, 1932 :« INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA Entered as second-class matter March 30, 1912, at Indianapolis, Indiana, under Act of March 3, 1879 foreword It has been the earnest endeavor of the staff to record in these pages that which, in later years, will aid in reviving the fond memories of past events and former friends of Manual. With the hope that it will serve such a purpose, we submit this Senior Booster. CLARA ALLEE HAROLD HALL Editor-in-Chief Associate Editor ROBERT HIATT Business Manager Publisher] by The June, 1932 Senior Class of Manual Training High School Indianapolis, Indiana SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors Mr. I ' .. If. Kemper McComh — Our principal and leader. In the years to come we will always remember him as our inspiring adviser. Mr. Bertram Sanders mr vice-presidents. i die " I Always willing to boost any plan to help Manual. Manages Red House and his part of other Manual affairs in a very ca- pable manner. Mr. ( ' . M. Sharp — Vice-Princi- pal. Always finds time to belp anyone in trouble. Spokesman of l lie White House and a real friend of every Manual stu- dent. Adrabelle Fisher — Secretary of our .lass. Personals chair- man for the Senior Booster. President of Art Club, and also had an important part in the class play. One of those versatile blonds. Secre- tary of H. Y. S. Masoma. William Jtenzie — B Hi c i e n t president of our graduating class. Also president of Koines. Will Leveson in the class play. Vice-president of the Collectors Club. French Club. Forum Club and Service Club. Charles Sumner — Our efficieul vice-president. Drags wicked feet on the dance floor. Does it influence bis daytime activ- ities? Robert flint! — Bob. not con- tent with a great football re- cord, recently astonished us by hie :lr -tin atu ability as the comic Adrian in the class play. Business manager of Senior Booster. President of Forum Club. Helen Sanford — M a n u a 1 ' s typical girl. Quite an ath- lete, too. Ask Helen if she knows " Bill. " soma signed ian. anyone by the name of Class treasurer. Ma- Odd Number Club De- class banner. Giftor- Clara Alice — A real girl, full of pep. Besides being editor of the Senior Booster, and as- sociate editor of the weekly Booster. Clara was in the class play, and was a May Queen attendant. Odd Num- ber Club. Masoma. Sadie Zimmerman — Another hard working student in 135. Would make an ideal secre- tary. Very dependable and efficient. Takes attendance in roll room. Historian. Rachel Cohen — Rachel is so- ciable, peppy, and certainly has a knack for telling funny jokes. Has a top-ten button for each semester of her school lite Willinnkor of the class. Masoma. Odd Num- ber Club. Miss Arda Knom — Our sponsor and friend, one who has helped to lead us this far on the road toward success. Ef- ficient sponsor of the Roines and a member of the mathe- matics department. Carl Hancock — A rowdy- dowdy — always in for a lot of fun. Secretary of Roines — Secretary Radio Club. One of the capable stage hands for the class play. Mr. C. R. Clayton — Head of the mathematics department and our able senior roll room teacher. Well known as a good prophet on athletic scores. SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors 1932 Matilda Albohor .Matilda is a Richard Aiidcrxoii — " Dick " really il i - ) " ill girl. For this will give you a Brown Giant reason sin ' is liked well by all providing you give him the who know her. right number of pennies. Cynthia Alderson — Sweet and verj pleasant, that ' s Cynthia. Mr. Craig ' s prize business stu- dent. Her greatest anihition is to he a journalist. Science Chili Curtis Astley — Ernest worker Viola linker — Better known as lor good grades. Always will- " Jackie " to her friends. Lug to help somebody. Never Started on last lap with us in fails to know the answer to January. Business Girls ' Club. every question. Mildred Aton — Perfect speech is a habit with her. Loves to read g 1 literature, and has unusual knowledge of the English language. Latin Club. Harold Ban low around school luallv to thrive algebra. A quiet Eel- Rose Becker — Member of bus- Seems ar- iness staff of Senior Booster n college Costume committees of class play and May Hay. When they want something done right, they appoint Rose. Bus- iness Girls ' and French Clubs. Margaret Bartel — One of Man- ual ' s dimpled brunettes. .lust ask her about the " Picture of Health ' if you ' ll like a 1 i at her charming dimples. Member of Business Girls ' Club. Katherinc Becknxan The girl with " the smile. " Always will- ing to help when needed. As- sisted hack slage during class play. Business Girls Club. Frances Bernhardt — One of Manual ' s most capable girls. And can she wield a paint brush? Designed tie cover for the Senior Booster. Also painted scenery for I he elass [day. French Club. Masoma. Eunice Benton — One of our most loyal members. She ' s made history as one of the first uirls to work backstage for tile class play. Business Girls ' and Forum clubs. Clarence Bills — Makes a fine looking usher at the Fountain Square Theater, line of Man- ual ' s foremost jewelers. Takes a great interest in art and -iris. An Cluh. De Vere Blum — Here ' s one hoy who will certainly he able to travel around the globe on his own merits. Takes all the commercial studies available. Science (. ' lull. John Black — Quite humorous when started. Try it some time. He has a habit of ask- ing questions that are difficult to answer. Representative for roll room 135. Forum Club. SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors Al Borinstein — A happy-go- lueky, wise-cracking fellow. He knows his history hut he isn ' t sii surf about his future. Hi hunt Hi iiinl ninii i- — Seems to have a lease on 31(1. One of those bis quiet boys when alone, but his nature under- goes a change in a crowd. LaViiugli n It r a b e n il e r — " Blondy " wears a jacket that really advertises Manual. A very popular member of the class. Electrician for the class play. Service Club. Stu- dent manager. Koines. Yell leader. Ifililn. Brink — Typist for the regular Booster. A joy to her teachers for she always gets the first explanation. Busi- ness (Jills ' Club. Harold Brittenbach — It ' s a known fact that " Deany " pre- fers blondes. Excels in art. Tom in the class play. (Why doesn ' t he suggest adopting the style of the costume he •wore?) Service Club. Elizabeth Britt — Isn ' t it con- venient to have someone to carry your books for you all the time. Elizabeth ' . ' It must In-. .Member of business com- mittee for class play. Busi- ness Girls ' Club. Sophia Brodskjj — S n a p p y, peppy, full of vim and vigor. Some sport enthusiast. Pals around a lot with " Betty. " Wonder why she always goes past 228? Julius Brown — Had the part of " heap big Injun " and made a big hit in one of the Washington plays. Member of Radio and Science clubs, Rifle Team, and R. 0. T. C. George Brown — He ' s the big boy that came from Green- wood to get an education at Manual. George is a bard worker and ought to do well. Julius Bryan — Drives a fresh- air ta.xicab — a beautiful model T Ford. We sometimes wonder what keeps it together. Always gets the last laugh. Sergeant in R. O. T. C. Williams Buschatzky -- He learned to whistle in his drafting class and he is said to be a great success. Even seems to enjoy his math. Clayton Bin res — A ladies ' man. and a born dancer. The ballroom wouldn ' t be com- plete without Clayton. Cadet captain of R. (). T. C. Worked backstage during the class Iday. Anna Calderon — Wears one of the warm hearted smiles at Manual. Won first prize of a set of books in a state con- test for short stories last year. Odd Number Club. Class day committee. Robert Cambridge — Seems tc be immune from Manual girls. Knows a lot about making good looking jewelry. Charles Calderon — One of our future lawyers. Another of Miss Webster ' s shining lights in speech. Chess and Checker Club. Radio Club. SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors 1932, ■Inhn Carter — One of the trav- eling Manualites. John slides the trombone in the senior orchestra. Sir John. the vicar, in the class play. Hi-Y. Track. Virginia CJiilders — Uses those big brown eyes advantageous- ly in the salesroom. President of Girl Reserves. Secretary of the Forum Club. Masoma. Genevit re Chapman — Gene- vieve is that dark haired girl who ' s usually seen with Pru- dence or Margaret. Has a pair of the most beautiful eyes imaginable. I a nn Cohen — Anna is an all round champ in sports. You should see her when she plays forward in basketball games. Belongs to Business Girls ' Club. Dtiriil Colin — First Lieuten- ant of R. O. T. C. Has a way with the teachers — sometimes. Certainly has a large group of friends of both sexes. Mem- ber of Science Club. Bertha Cohen — Third of her family to graduate from Man- ual. Is liked by everyone and. in turn, is a true friend of many. Manual will certainly miss her. Raymond Cole — His interests seem to be Fords and horses, .lusl learning the " cowboy leap. " Interested greatly in Oakland Ave. territory. Merrill Cooley — " Butch " cer- tainly gets the eye from the fairer sex when he ' s driving that car. Kenneth Cooke — " Cookie. " — We wonder where he got that nickname. Always the life of the party. Member of " Butch, " " Mutz " and " Cookie " trio. Dorothy Copeland — Agnes ' in- separable pal. Dorothy is quiet in school, but outside of school it ' s another thing. Catherine Cramer — An ideal business girl. Has taken practically every course of- fered by the commercial de- partment. Business Girls ' Club. Peter Corsaro — His greatest pastime is seeing how many students he can keep from studying in 135. We must ad- mit Pete is a jolly good fel- low. Will ilit Crockett — A true Man- ualite who is always smiling. Wonder why she takes trips to the southern part of In- diana? We hear that Buicks are her favorite cars. Alice Mae Crooke — Whenever you want Alice, just shout " Beech Grove " and she ' s bound to appear. A good scout when you know her. Business Girls ' Club. Emaline Cromwell — One of those just-as-you-like- ' em girls with an interest in 217. Ask her about her " Hills. " SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors Will in in Crossen — The last of the Crossens. A member of the " Mighty Paintermen. " No slouch at baseball. Spends lots of time with a certain bru- nette. r.:l:: Davis — Eileen s pet ambition seems to indicate grand opera. 135 ' s capable Booster agent. President of the Junior Red Cross. Ma- soma. May Queen attendant. President of G. L. M. Robert Danzig — A consistent top-tenner. Can really play the violin. A steady worker for 135. President of the German Club. Science Club. Roines. R. O. T. C. and band. Norma De Brulcr — Norma ' s a bit quiet, but she has an enor- mous sense of humor. Have you ever seen her without a smile ' ' Surry boys: she ' s al- ready taken. Business Girls ' Club ' . Joe Doyle — Joe is quite popu- lar witli a prominent young lady of our class. What is that hidden charm you have, Joe? " Joe Collegiate " suits him. don ' t you think? Robert Dickinson — Here ' s a deep thinker. Bob takes a great interest in sports, hav- ing been a member of the Manual champion football team. Mildred DuJBamel — Quite tal- ented in translating Vergil. Mildred has a real personality and she ' s liked by everyone. Member of stage staff for class play. Walter Eggert — Better known as " Bud. " Did you ever see such hair, girls? He ' s an ex- ception to the old rule that " gentlemen prefer blondes. " however. Dorothy Dunn Wonder why Dorothy is so shy ? Bet she has a deep dark secret. Pop- ular with everyone she knows. Her m a n Ehlcrs — Yes, he works once in a while, but his favorite occupation is sleeping through roll call. Because of his wonderful voice. Herman should have been a ragman. Pearl Esliowsky — Sews a wicked seam in her clothing class. Costume committee for class play. Member of the Speech Arts Club. Bertha Einmicl: — When a stage performance is being produced and a flash of blue and white smock hurries by, that ' s Bertha. Properties chairman for class play and May Day. 1932 Emanuel Farbcr — Very popu- lar around school as the " Big Shot. " A great talker. Has a talent for setting up scenery backstage. Science Club, rifle team, R. O. T. C. Edgar Fields — Another of " Anks " thinly - clads. Ed worked back-stage during the class play. A good dancer. Marion Faris — The boy who made good selling Brown Giants. Has a hard time keeping cool, calm and col- lected while May Nell ' s around. SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors ..» Ii:i:liirii — His favorite occupation is talking to Ma- gel] during roll call. Manages id enjoy life thoroughly. Win ford Fox— An all-round athlete and good fellow. One of Miss Coleman ' s chief wor- ries in college algebra. He ' ll be missed mi all the athletic squalls next year. Vice-presi- dent of Koines. committee. Servii Personals Club. I ' d ill Fleck — Another of our handsome blondes in 135. Paul is a very quiet hoy. but a steady worker. Interested in a girl whose nick name is " Pete. " Eleanor Frantzreb — Eleanor is just one big smile all the lime, and does she ever have a talent tor arranging hair ! line of the efficient property girls lor 11 lass play. Evelyn Fuchs — If you ever want help, call on Evelyn. She is a good SCOUt if there ever was one. Assistant di- rector of the elass play. Esther Freiidenburg — Esther can tickle the keys on any- thing from a piano to a type- writer. lne id ' the elliciellt office training girls who will make a good stenographer for some one. Business Girls ' Club. Forum Club. Eugene full; " Eunie " prefers Edward Gerdt — Ed d r i v e s blondes, brunettes, and red- one of those many high-pow- heads. Certainly knows how ered model T ' s. Lots of ideas lo make a car behave. Has — mostly impossible. Ed is a great liking for Franklin — from the south, so we ' ve heard. Esther Gardner — A small but mighty red head. " Rusty " worked back stage during the class play. A member of the Forum Club. Dm id Goldstein — D a v i d ' s hobby is coming late to his first hour clas that lie ' s (i. K. kick out of life. Aside from (iets a big Leona (Iran — Leona is a good balance for the louder, more boisterous members of our class. Although Leona is one of the smallest girls in our class, you know, all good things come in small pack- ages. Ronald Grable — Quiet during roll call. Wants to be a big e o n t r a c t o r for structural building some day. Member of elass sift committee. Seymore Greenberg - Don ' t fell him he ' s smart, he know ' s it. Goes to town with a cor- net in the hand. Always full of pep. Marie Grubbs—E v e r y o n e knows Marie is efficient ami capable. Willing to help any one. anywhere, at any rime. Masoma. President of Busi- ness Cirls ' Club. X section. Personals committee. Silvia Greenwald - - Runs around with " Marcia. " Is very sociable and eager to do a friend a favor. Likes to wield the tennis racket during the summer months. SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors Tin him Quire— One of the co- operative salesmanship girls. Sli ! It ' s ' understood there is ii special blonde attraction. Masoma. Junior Red Cross Club. Harold Hull — The he-man hero in the class play. Sport editor of the regular Booster and associate editor of the Senior Booster. President of rl.o Odd Number Club. K. 0. T. C. First Lieutenant. De- bating Team. Koines. Eileen Hartley She ought to make a good saleswoman with her training in salesmanship. Can certainly sell that per- sonality. Marjoric Hamilton — one of Manual ' s smiling, peppy, girls. Another girl interested in an out of school hoy. Elmer Haverkamp -A studi- ous hoy — always quiet, lias a smil f : r e : r:. he:h HI Y Alice House — As we only know Alice as a quiet girl, you shall have to ask Rosa- line what is behind that silence. Helen jlrflin — Who is this we have seen Helen sitting with in the library? one of the Helen twins. George Hicks — A real golf player. George has been out for some time. Has cer- tainly proved his metal both in scholarship and sports. Delbert Hibner — Chief worry of Mr. Clayton. Has a fascin- ating smile — seems to run in the family. A sworn woman- hater. Catharine Higgins — Quite an attractive girl, with a pleas- ing personality. Does Cath- erine know a certain Estell ' ! tine of the hard working property girls for our play. M a r u n r i t Hollingsworth — Margaret certainly can play the piano, at least to suit the fancy of one of the class Of- ficers. Ruth Hitzelberger — One of the girls that makes the music of the senior orchestra good. Does a lot of talking In Miss Webster ' s speech class. Ma- soma Cluh. Charles Howard — A curly- haired young man with a " I ' epsodent smile. " Hasn ' t been at Manual long but has already gained many friends. Forum Club. 7? 0.7 Inman — Always telling the " largest one. " According to him. work in jewelry is the thing. Pane] layout commit- tee. Dorothy Hummel — All the credit should go to a certain " Chet " for getting Dorothy to school on time every morning. M: ruber :f Business Girls and H. V. S. (Tubs. 10 SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors 1932 ) {£ 4 » i« -- fi+ svwi Or(, t t S ' r , As. . 1 Eileen Jackson — Well known — takes pari in nearly every- thing that comes along. One of our charming short story writers. .Member of Ivy Day social committee. Odd Num- ber Club, Mae Junes — Mae. won ' t you give us envious girls the secret of your charms over members of the opposite sex? Better hall ' of Alice May. Business Girls Club. Lillian Jensen — " Lil " is one of tile most popular girls at Manual. Has the " gift of gab. " Dolly in the class play. President of the H. Y. S. Speech Arts. Personals committee. Carl Johnson — Has the ambi- tion lo become a fame violin i; Or- oecoine u Liinious vio- linist. Plays a violin in the • , i:.. ci 1., -v I iidiun. ' ipolis Symphony eheslra now. so we are pre- dicting great things for his future. Senior orchestra. Howard Kahn — This is How aril ' s first year at Manual, but during his time spent here he lias shown himself a true Manualite. George G. Jones — Quiet boy in his classes (some classes). Belongs to a " certain group. " Has a mania for imitating peculiar noises. President of Collectors Club. Max Knierim — Miss Brady omul Max lo be a source of audi worry in her Comp. VII ■lass. A member of both the o ' l-man and Forum Clubs. Zelma Kosaveaclt — Zelma is one of those quiet girls about whom one knows little, but she has loads of friends who will vouch for her always. Anna Mary Koch ring — One of our most prominent members. Seen often with a post-grad. Editor-in-chief of the weekly Booster. Personals commit- tee. Secretary of Odd Number Club. Assistant Booster agent in 135. Masoma. Ralph Kottkamp — One of the reasons the Indianapolis Star is prospering:. Famous for bo: red hair and freckles Hilda KueJilcr — Made a lovely leading lady in the class play. May Queen. Seems to prefer Chevrolets. Speech Arts and Business Girls ' Clubs. Class Day committee. Alice Kritsch — Alice is blonde, but seemingly harmless and preferred. Her taste in girl friends runs along red-haired lines, as her preference for Gertrude shows. Interested in salesmanship. Kenneth Kuchler — One of the tallest and best looking boys in 135. Some of us would like to meet his girl friend. but l here ' s not a chance. Magell Lackey — The reason for Ray ' s splendid playing perhaps ! Always seems to be able to find something to make her laugh. Chairman of Ivy Day committee. Speech Arts Club. Edward Kurman — " Ed " is a fellow who does the right thing at the right time. Does a fine job of selling Brown Giants and boxing at the same time. SENIOR BOOSTER 11 June Seniors Clara karfc— Clara ' s provider Virginia Llese An excellent will never have to pay for a office training student. Always permanent. A member of the willing to help in everything. Ivy Day committee. Helped A real Manual student. Mom make the banner. ber of Ivy Day Committee. Joseph Levy Walt in the class play and Alexander Hamilton in one of the Wash- ington plays. A bright and shining light in bookkeeping, forum and Radio Clubs. 1932 Donald Linson — One of our most consistent a thletes : played basketball. football, and track. Don bails from the Height ' s. He ' s quiet, and fool- proof when it comes to the " femmes. " Personals commit- tee. Koines. lingerie Loeper — Another of 135 ' s block " M " collectors. What is the recipe for the school girl complexion? Panel layout committee. Joseph [J iIcih An artist of tl lass. Joe has lots of talent. It is said thai he is also quite an orator. Is that right, Joe? odd Number Club. Ethel Lyons -Ethel is noted for her ability to dance. An active member of the V. V. V. Club. Wilbur Man waring — Oi f our petite he-men ! " Little Willie " is a real ladies ' man. All city football tackier. Pres- ident of the ( ' loss and Check- ers Club. Joe Mankovitz The hoy with the big heart. Joe lias am- bitions ; one is 10 he an en- gineer. Let ' s hope he sue ceeds in carrying out this am- bition. Science Club. Elizabeth Maples — Here ' s one Louis, ■ Mnrlin Famous f girl who chooses her studies her beautiful auburn tresse for what she may learn— Known also as Florem doesn ' t care for credits. Car- Neville ' s shadow. Member rios on the family tradition the Latin Club, at .Manual. Victoria Marsulescu — Vic- toria can certainly chase the blues away with her smile. Although she has been a good French student she is still Roumania ' s fairest daughter. French Club. Senior orches- tra. Hubert Mitxrh tin in r Always John Maftxie -due of Man- studving during roll call. ual ' s true students. Another G 1 football player. Ditcher one of those boys the girls on baseball squad. just don ' t know. We often wonder why. Kiiiui Mason —One of those quiet girls in school. Hard to get acquainted with, but a good sort when you know her. L2 SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors Clifford Mattson — one of Man- ual ' s handsome blonde gentle- men, who is not interested in girls. " Swede ' s " a mean soda jerker. Joke editor of the Senior Booster. Koines. Esther Meyer — We don ' t see Esther much during the day for she ' s only with us one period. Even so. we ' re glad we have her as a member of our class. Doris McCartney — One artisl who applies her knowledge to her personal appearance. Good disposition — doesn ' t possess the artistic temperament, for- tunately. Member of Art Club. Selma Miner — An inseparable pal ol " Bee " Perdue. Selma is an A-l home management student. (O. K.. somebody). Masoma, Roscie Miner — One of the tour F. H. G. ' s (flaming haired girls) in our class. We won- der why Roxie reads so many movie magazines and writes to Hollywood so often. Maud . ' fills — Keeps an eagle eye open for absentees during roll call. You may think she ' s quiet, but she ' s not — except in speech class. Chief fault- blushing. Hetty Minton — She is the cute little girl that is so hard to find. Makes a good dancing part ner. Dorothy Monnhnn — Dorothy smiles instead of speaking, so she is always quiet in roll call. She and her sister made the lovely Martha Washington cosl ume worn by Miss Perkins on May Day. Helen Moeller — Her main ac- complishment is teasing peo- ple. Getting A plus in all her subjects is only a side line. The " leading man " in all the Business Girls ' plays. Masoma. Helena Monahan — One of the partners in the DuHamel, Monahan Monahan Com- pany. Only two words are needed to describe Helena — sweet and attractive. Lucille Moore — One of our dark sophisticated beauties. Is going to become a nurse. Prominent Red Cross worker and officer in the French Club. Masoma. Ernestine Moore — Knows how to pull down the A ' s in law and chemistry. A real all around girl. Author of the Ivy Day poem. Mono Mite Moore — A sweet little girl with a lovely smile. Mona never misses any of Manual ' s football games. Albert Myers — Another of the " Mighty Paintermen. " who played end on the squad. Blond, tall, and handsome, but girl shy. Hex Morell — Always known by his " quiet laugh. " Played football as well as baseball. Oh, what a ticket salesman he turned out to be for the class play ! SENIOR BOOSTER 13 June Seniors Albert Nahmias — Seems to get most any girl he wants. He ' s good looking, girls. Don ' t rush him, please. Reva Na jerstick — Reva, with her pleasant smile and friend- ly manner, is liked liy her classmates and t e a e h e r s. Lucky the fellow who lias Reva for his secretary. So thin Xahmias ---Is cheerful. reliable, and gets along with everybody. Has a monopoly on smiles. Business Girls ' Club. till n Sees li.i|.|i, gn lie I. v fellow. Quiet at times. Was a trackman as well as a foot- ball player. One of Mr. Hirschman ' s machine shop ex- perts. Member of Forum Club. Florence " Neville — Seems to take a great interest in tall fellows. Member the Art Club. Herbert Neidenberger — Her- bert can write short stories. One of his wild-westerners took first prize in the Van- daworker contest last year. Is in that exclusive History VI class. Member of Odd Number Club. Nora Mac Nichols — Assistant Booster agent. Well known and liked by everybody. Can tap-dance to perfection. Span- ish Club. H. V. S. V. V. V. Knl lieriue Olshrin — Cheerful, full of fun, " Katie " certainly gets along in her crowd. And uli.it an athlete she is! A g 1 out-door girl. Vice-presi- dent of the Vim, Vigor, and Vitality Club. Clara Oberting — Always seen with Katherine. Takes a great interest in her foods class. Held forth in room 228 under Miss Curran ' s su- pervision for three years. Kelvin Osborn — " Mel ' s " an old veteran of Manual. He ' d be pensioned before long. But we ' re glad he ' s graduating with us. Seen often with a certain " Dot. " Isaac I ' arilo — Wonder where Isaac gets his personality? Has hair the girls adore, is president of Speech Arts Club. tlcrtrudc Pack — Another red- head. Inseparable pal of Alice Kritsch. Business Girls ' Club. Alpha Peckham — Her black hair with the distinctive hair- cut and her blue eyes would make her a grand double for Colleen Moore. That ' s only a suggestion, Alpha. Martha Postina — Even sur- passes the high standard of the clever Postma girls. Vice- president of Masoma. Booster reporter for the Business Girls ' Club, X section. Beatrice Perdue — By fast and alert thinking " Bee " makes up for her size. Art editor for Senior Booster. Back- stage during the class play. Art Club. Masoma. 14 SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors Lorraine I ' i esnall — K a o w s more about the financial standing dt ' the students than anyone else in school. Has served lour semesters on the business staff of the Booster Mary Plummer — Her greatest ambition is to become another Kate Smith, song bird of the air. It lias been rumored that Mary is int; rested in ne of Manual ' s foremost singers. Speech Arts and Forum Clubs. Eugene Presti — If all students were like him, .Air. Clayton would have little use for his gavel. A loyal Manualite in every way. Member of Forum Club. Marcia Reiser — Marcia is pop- ular both in and out of school. Has taken a great interest in school activities. Belongs to Science, Speech Arts, and Glee Clubs. Helen h ' inker — Proved to be very capable on business com- mittee for sale of class play tickets. Always helpful. Iii- terested in a special " Earl " of Tech. Masoma. Fanny ResnicJc — Helped to ad- vertise our class play — Maybe that ' s why it was such a huge success. Never known to talk much. Business (Jirls ' Club. Hazel Robeson — Never seems Charles Roessler — Charles has to run out of pep or friends. A shown himself a true Manual- wonderful dancer. Proving ite in his four years here. He ■. ' rear ability in home man- is leaving an excellent record agemenl courses. H. Y. S. and behind him. Speech Arts Clubs. William Rubliiiy Can write the class motto with one hand while he gets the Booster ' s mailing list out with the other. Lives and breathes history. Jos, ili Rosberg — The big lad Harry Rothfeder -- Here ' s Who makes Mr. Hiser ' s hair Manual ' s humorist. Should turn gray by bis continual follow in the footsteps of Will crooning during class. A boy Rogers. Never serious and can who can make anyone laugh. always draw a laugh from everyone else. Isnilur, h ' uxin .loll y and friendly is " Izzy. " Everybody likes him, but he has his own preferences. M e m b e r of French and Chess and Check- ers Clubs. Robert Rusher — He seems really popular with members of the fair sex. Maybe they like them tall and handsome, .lust a big worry in his jewelry class. Geneva Sauter — " Dutch " is a decided brunette. Tool, part in the Ivy Day program. Mem- ber of Business (Jirls ' Club. Violet Ruwe — Better known as " Scotty. " Ask her why. We all wonder who the John Gilbert is who owns the red coupe. SENIOR BOOSTER 15 June Seniors Willis Schepman — Always Morris Schwartz — Can he play busy — and always quiet. the violin? Well — we guess! Doesn ' t like to be the " raw one of the hard working book- end " of a joke. Does all of keepers on business stall of his work in the best possible Senior Booster. Member of way. chess and Checker Forum Club. Club. German Club. Zelpha Schneider — She has a laugh that is original and she isn ' t stingy with it. We won- der why she is so interested in Purdue. Chairman of " ' lass Day. Donald Sconce — Reason for Miss Webster ' s " w o r r i e d look. " Known to all of his pals as the " Yodeling Kid. " Don hopes to begin broadcast- ing over WLW soon. Buy your radios now. Morris Singer — Oh, what a " Kibitzer. " Full of fun and always up to some trick. The life of the party. that ' s " Jinks. " A southside athletic Star. Speech Art-; Club. Paul Simmonds- -If yon ever want to know anything about hunting, trapping, fishing, or football, ask Paul. lie ' s a great lad and will do most anything for a friend. Koines. Helen Smith — Did you ever see Helen without a smile V One of Miss Baldwin ' s capable assistants in the costume de- signing for the class play. Business Girls ' Club. in ■lack Sunt.-: — Interested science. Second assistant it the science department. Presi dent of Radio Club. Celia Soool — Energetic, lively. peppy. Runs around with Irene. Boy. can she drive a car — and dance ' . ' Speech Arts. Business (Girls ' Club. Herbert SpacJce — An aspirant of the gentle art of sax play- ing. Was the dashing hero in the Glee Club show last tall. A salesman in the making. Senior orchestra. William lias a way with " Better late than must he his motto. Strodtman — " Pop " women never " Georflc Strieker — What is this secret society. George? Be- lieves in dressing appropriate- ly for the golf game. Kenelm in the class play. Roines. Ger- man Club. Personals commit- tee. i:ii:nb( tli Sireeiiei) ( die of our most promising future bookkeepers. Seems to center most of her attention on someone outside Manual, " ' .[ember of the Business (iris Club. Evelyn Swobada — " Some peo- ple prefer brunettes, " says Evelyn. That ' s her story and she ' s stuck with it. Evelyn plays a violin in the senior orchestra, Margaret Swengal — Insepar- able pal of Zelpha. One of Miss Webster ' s star speech students. Speech Arts Club. 1932 16 SENIOR BOOSTER June Seniors Bessie Taylor — In addition to having big brown eyes, and wearing " just right " clothes, she is also a competent office messenger. Mary Tedrowe — Mary never seems to run nut of things to do. A marvelous dancer. Most helpful backstage dur- ing the class play. H. Y. S. Isabelle Taylor — Sally of " Ce- cil and Sally. " the class play advertising stunt. Maypole dancer and baseball player. Secretary-treasurer of G. L. M. Bernice Terry — A staunch supporter of Manual ' s var- sities. Goes for athletics in a big way. Member of French Club. Clyde Thompson — Plays a mean mandolin and should be very romantic. His ability to take knocks out of a Ford is uncanny. Mary Tiefrrt — One of the warblers of the Glee Club. Was a very dashing gypsy in tiie class play. We can al- ways tell when Mary is near by that distinctive giggle of hers. Marietta Tormohleii — Here is Edna Van Cleave — Plavs a girl who loves to dance. Her favorite expression is " every color under the sun. " Member of the Senior Booster business staff. wicked clarinet in the band. An A plus harmony star. Al- ways dependable. Edna wants to be a composer. Marjorie Tumey — Member of the Tumey. Frantzreb, Ted- rowe trio. " Marj " has a host of friends — not mentioning the best B. F. Ever hear of " Minner " ? H. Y. S. Club. Max Vinstein — He can be de- pended upon and is always ready to work. Hubert in the .lass play. One of Mr. Mof- fat ' s debating boys. Per- sonals. Louis Wagner — Quiet? Yes, but when words count. Louis can be counted on. Has taken all the mathematics courses. Fern Yolpp — We hear from very reliable sources that Fern is counting on being a teacher. We wonder how it will feel to be in school but still not be a student. Per- haps Fern will come back and tell us. Ralph Waiss — One of the rea- sons our team defeated the January seniors in basketball. He doesn ' t seem to mind his daily trip to 310 for roll call. Garnet Warren — A charming smile and business ability — a wonderful combination. Booster staff-assistant, busi- ness manager of Senior Booster. Raymond Walton — Ray swal- lows anything, hook, line, and sinker, that pertains to his- tory. Often seen with the same girl. SENIOR BOOSTER 17 June Seniors Harvey Weghorsi — " Mutz " didn ' t come into 135 until this semester but we were all glad to have him the short time he was there. " Butch ' s " old stand-by. Gertrude Weishaar — H ails from Beech Grove. And who ' s this " Fritz " ' . ' Business Girls ' Club. Masoma. Madaline Weiland — She ' s small and she ' s dark and how she studies. Her ambition is to become a trained nurse. A member of the Junior Red Cross Club, and one of Mrs. Black ' s standbys. Prudence West — Noted Cor ;i: king with h: ' r ,;irl friandc before the bell rings for roll call. Sold lots of class play tickets. Business Girls ' Club. Merle Williams — Despite her quietness, Merle is well known. An efficient typist for the Booster. H. Y. S. and Junior Red Cross Clubs. Barriette Wh itc — Seldom without a smile, one of Miss Frazier ' s efficient office train- ing girls. Business Girls ' Club. " Basketball. Tennis. Ruth Williams — Ruth has Charlotte Witte — Another only two interests — they ' re both the band. Quite ad- vanced in art and is a mem- ber of the Art Club. Chair- man of social committee for class day. Manual girl who seems In find much of interest at Tech. " Witty " is one of our best glee club warblers. Costume committee for class play. Mildred Wischmeyer — Mildred believes that a person can study better if be keeps his books closed. Helped back- stage lor class play. Another reason why 135 is never quiet. Howard Wright — H o w a r d ' s quiet, but intelligent in his studies. Loves to read good books. Can always be counted on to make good grades. Thehnii Wright — We might suggest that Thelma follow in Irving ' r : ill n :: footsteps. Sli: has proved that she could. Vice-president of the Business Girls ' Club, X section. Lena Wright — Another of our members who is a minister ' s daughter. Lena has a habit of pulling down good grades. Masoma. Cecil Wiia nt — Heap big In- dian Brave (May Day). His athletic ability has won him high recognition while on the track, football, and gymnas- tic teams. ' Tis rumored he ' s in love. I ' n ul Grit a — Chosen as a typi- cal senior boy to represent Manual on Senior Day. In charge of In School Sales for the Senior Booster. Alice Y eager — Another F. H. G. in our class, with quite an out-of-town attraction, -ill: : l: ' one of Miss Hayni g efficient secretaries. L8 SENIOR BOOSTER THE BOOSTER Published by the June 1932 Class of Manual Training Iliaii School EDITORIAL STAFF Editor-in-Chief Clara Allee Associate Editor Harold Hall Art Editors Beatrice Perdue, Frances Bernhardt Athletics La Vaughn Brabender Class Play Anna Calderon Ivy Day Carl Johnson Chairman of Personals Adrabelle Fisher Committee — Anna Mary Koehring, Eileen Davis, Lillian Jensen, Marie Grubbs, Martha Postma, Rose Becker, Rex Morell, George Strieker, Harold Brittenbach, Win- ford Fox, Max Vinstein, and Don Linson. Organizations Lucille Moore Jokes Clifford Mattson Sponsor Miss Hodges BUSINESS STAFF Business Manager ....Robert Iliatt Assistant Business Manager .( Jarnet Warren 1 n School Sales Paul ( ii ay Bookkeepers Rose Becker, Marietta, Tormohlen, Joseph Levy and Morris Schwartz Sponsor Miss Haynes CLASS OFFICERS President William Henzie Vice-President Charles Sumner Secretary Adrabelle Fisher Treasurer Helen Sanford Historian Sadie Zimmerman Prophet Carl Hancock Willmaker Rachel Cohen Giftorian Helen Sanford CLASS SPONSORS Miss Arda Knox Faculty Sponsor Mr. C. R. Clayton Roll Room Teacher Miss Vivian Webster Ivy Day Sponsor Mr. Finley Wright Class Day Sponsor Thank You Sincere appreciation is extended to every member of the senior class, to all underclass- men, and to the faculty members whose aid and conscientious work have made possible the pub- lication of this June 1932 Senior Booster. To the Faculty We, the June 1932 seniors, wish in this small way to express our appreciation to the faculty. The advice and suggestions that they have given us, we hope will be reflected in our char- acters and our successes in years to come. When we entered Manual as freshmen, we soon realized that the faculty members were not only teachers but also our friends and ad- visers. They were always ready to help us with our problems and never tired of giving us their co-operation in any of our projects. " Not to the Top but Climbing " As the members of our class stand on the top step of their high school careers we realize that we are " Not to the Top but ' limbing. " How lifting is that motto of our senior group. When we entered high school, the highest step we could visualize was graduation and for that we have been striving these four years. Now that we have attained that goal, however, we find that there are many more to reach, and we have only begun to fulfill our ambitions. Each step upward in the future is going to be more brilliant but that must encourage us to strive onward rather than to stop at our first success. If we stop on our first high step to live on our past achievements, we shall find that they will soon fade. We shall attain true happiness if we are satisfied to stop only long enough to look back at the success of the past, and then turn our steps upward. Our Aim There is some motive back of all deeds which are accomplished. The chief aim of the June 1932 class is to carry the Manual spirit away with us. Looking back, it will be found that the desire for this aim was born in us during our first auditorium when Mr. McComb talked to the freshmen. He stated with force and conviction our school motto, " We Can, We Must, We Will " , and this made a lasting im- pression on us. Our aim began to be woven around this statement until it soon became a part of us. If we show continually the true Manual spirit, exemplified by our motto, our school will always be proud of us. SENIOR BOOSTER 19 CLASS HISTORY SADIE ZIMMERMAN Commencement! And vha1 thai word brings to mind; solemn faces, ribbon bedecked diplo- mas. As Mr. McOomb welcomed us on onr first day at .Manual. September 11, 1928, there arose before ns a vision of the road to knowledge. We would have to tread many weary miles of thai long path before reaching our goal. Each would have to pass along thai mighty road lie- fore attaining the heights. We, as freshmen, looking like six year olds on Christmas day. gazed in awe and wonder at the austere halls of .Manual, not even daring to look ,it the pictures. Only juniors look at them. As we walked shyly down the halls, the word " freshmen " seemed to radiate from us. Did we have si ns on us which proclaimed it to the world? Soon, however, we lost that " greenness " and each was readily taking his place among the other- underclassmen. During the second year, frighl and misery gave way to pomp and grave demeanor. In- stead of lowly freshmen, we were now haughty sophomores promenading the halls. We knew that we yet had a long journey before reaching our goal. This inspired us to keep on. for soon we would glimpse the summit of the road. Oc- casionally, some stumbled and fell. In spile of this, those who were forced to leave our ranks were still considered classmates. Although in California, Oscar Reiger is one of the many who considers the June ' 32 group his class. Thomas Buckton, who moved to Illinois, is another whom we will always keep in mind as oi f our classmates. Because of illness, Howard Fields was forced to leave our line of march but we hope that he will soon be back- again on the road to knowledge. Thus, we soon passed the second milestone of our jour- ney. Then came the third year. With meetings, games, studies, and plans of what we would do as seniors, we completed Our junior year sue cessfully and the next fall were led out again on the newly ribboned road leading to knowl- edge. Finally, we all drew up to our fourth mile- stone, a group of two hundred strong. Under the guidance of Miss Knox and Mr. Clayton, we started our eventful year as seniors. At our first meeting in October. Charles Sumner was selected as guide for the first semester and William llenzie was made his as- sistant. The minutes of our meetings were taken by Adrabelle Fisher, and Eileen Davis was chosen to take the money at the toll gate. Pausing for a few days our line of march, we took up the business of selecting motto, color, armband, and banner. The color selected was idle green. An armband, a shield with the letters FMTIIS and .Mine ' 32, was designed by Carl Hancock. This was chosen as our class symbol. After many mottoes were considered, we chose as the most fitting one, William Rob- ling ' s " Not to the Top but Climbing. " A ban tier carried out in our class colors was pre- sented to us by Helen Sanford, a prominent art student of our class. It was at the beginning of our second semes ter, on February 1, ' .V.V2, that we chose as our president. William llenzie; vice-president, Charles Sumner: secretary, Adrabelle fisher: and Helen Sanford treasurer Besides having beautiful memories of our journey, we knew that we would like to have real pictures and also permanent records of im- portant events to treasure. These are all entered in our book called the Senior Booster. Clara Alice was editor-in-chief of the publica- tion. She in turn selected Harold Hall as asso- ciate editor, and Robert Hiatt was made busi- ness manager. To celebrate the fact that we were progress- ing along the road, we detailed that our rtrst festival would be a class play. It was April 7 and 8 that " The Road to Yesterday " was presented to a large and appreciative audience. The living symbol of all Manual graduating classes has always been the ivy vine which in years increases its growth and lovingly (dings to the walls of Manual. Miss Vivian " Webster ably sponsored our Ivy Day celebration. After our planting was over on May I ' ll, the silver trowel was presented by William Henzie to the January ' 33 class president. The Ivy Day song was written by Thelma Wright and the Ivy hay poem was written by Ernestine Moore. Continuing our line of march, our next stop was made on May 27, our Class Day. An in- teresting program was arranged by Mr. W. Finley Wright. Sadie Zimmerman read the class history. A far-seeing prophecy was given by Carl Hancock, and we learned our fates for future years. The giftorian, Helen Sanford, left many beautiful presents to students of the succeeding classes. In our last will and testi Concluded on page 23 20 SENIOR BOOSTER CLASS PLAY ANNA CALDERON " The Road to Yesterday " At last the curtain lose on the night of April 15, and the June ' : 2 class play was on. The actors played in a most convincing manner to a large and appreciative audience and soon everyone was absorbed in the action on the stage. Hilda Kuchler was adorable as Elspeth Tyrell and Harold Hall gave a tine perform- ance as Jack Greatorex, the hero of the play. Clara Allee was a splendid Aunt Harriet Phelps, and Robert Hiatt caused his listeners to go into gales of laughter every time he spoke. Mary Teifert as Malena Leveson, Elspeth ' s sister, was very good and William Henzie as Will Leveson, her husband, did some splendid acting. In our praise we must also remember Lillian Jensen as Dolly Foulis, Adrabelle Fisher as Eleanor Leveson. and George Strieker who took the part of Kenelm Paulton. Others who took their shares of the honors in the play were Eileen Davis, who played the part of the sympathetic house maid, John Carter, the solemn vicar, and Max Vinstein, Joseph Levy, Raymond role, and Harold Brit- tenbach. all lour of whom appeared as daring soldiers of the seventeenth century in Elspeth ' s dream. With such a splendid cast the play had to be a huge success, and it was. However, this play could not have succeeded had it not been for the able directing of Miss Perkins who worked so hard for weeks be- fore the performance. Catherine Higgins and Evelyn Euchs, Miss Perkins ' student assis- tants, gave valuable help also. It was Evelyn ' s duty to keep out all off-stage noises and Catherine took notes from Miss Perkins and helped to place the furniture for each scene in just the right positions. Behind the scenes, numerous helpers are necessary in order to make it possible for a play to proceed in the smoothest possible man- ner. During the few minutes between acts when the curtain is down, there is great activity on the stage while the setting for the next act is arranged, and many assistants are aiding the change of costumes and make-up of the differ- ent characters. The scenery for " The Road to Yesterday " was particularly difficult to handle but Mr. Pinch, as technical director and stage manager, guided the back stage group and everything went in perfect order. The class ex- tends its appreciation to Mr. Finch and to his student committee. Emanuel Farber was call man and was responsible for the curtain. La Vaughn Brabender and his assistant, Howard Hanna, worked at the switch board. It was these two who were responsible for the effective lighting in each act. Edgar Fields, George Jones, Clayton Burres, Paul Simmonds and Carl Hancock were the capable stage hands who had charge of moving the furniture and scenery. Howard Wright supervised the stage properties. Those in charge of the ropes were Foster Tilford, Richard Eggert and Brainard Cooper. Property girls were Katherine Beck- man, Dorothy Dunn, Bertha Emmick, Esther Gardner and Victoria Marsulescu. There were a great many people planning, weeks before the play, the scenery to be used. Mr. Weigler as stage carpenter was overseer of SENIOR BOOSTER 21 all this work. He was assisted by Eunice Hen- ton, Mildred Wischmeyer, Helen Sanford and Lucille Moore, who hammered, tacked, and sewed, helping to construct the scenery. The settings were painted by Ruth Hitzelberger, Ruth Williams, and Prances Bernhardt. Another feature which added greatly to the success of the play was the wearing of lovely costumes by all the characters. In ;ill the scenes each character was correctly attired. To Miss Baldwin, ;is costume designer, and her assistants. Rose Becker, Sophia Brodsky, Mary Tedrowe, Charlotte Witte, Helen Smith and Eleanor Frantzreb we owe our thanks for this. Miss Compton was in charge of the sew ing. She was assisted by Rose Becker, Sophia Brodsky, Pearl Eschowsky, Viola Baker, Thelma Guire, Clara Lark and Thelma Wright. The business affairs in connection with I he class play were handled by Miss Knox and her assistants. Miss Haynes and her salesmanship II class were responsible for all the clever advertising which preceded the two perform- ances. The excellent make-up of the characters was, as usual, supervised by Miss Denny and Mr. Davis. They were assisted by Eileen Jackson, Helen Smith, and Mary Tedrowe. Music for the afternoon performance was provided by the orchestra directed by Mr. Lon Perkins. Mr. Winslow directed the same group on the next night. To ;ill who had parts in the play, to all the back stage hands, and to everyone who was in any way connected with the production, the dune ' 32 class expresses its deep appreciation and thanks. THE CHARACTERS Jack Greatorex, Reformatio Jack Harold Hall Kenelm Paulton, Kenelm Paulet, Lord Strangevon.. .. George Strieker Will Leveson, Will Wi ' the Feather William Henzie Adrian Tompkyns, Tomkin Robert Hiatt Elspeth Tyrell, Lady Elizabeth Tyrell Hilda Kuchler Malena Leveson, Black Malena Mary Tiefert Eleonor Leveson, Elinor Tylney Adrabelle Fisher Harriet Phelps, Goody Phelps of the Red Swan Clara. Alice Norah Gillaw, Mother Gillaw Eileen Davis I )oll y Foulis, Dolly Lillian Jensen 1 1 iiliri t Max Vinstein Wat Joseph Levy Sir John, a vicar John Carter Mat... Raymond Cole Tom Harold Brittenbaeh THE STAFF I i rector Miss Perkins Student Assistants — Catherine Higgins and Evelyn Fuchs. Technical Director and Stage Manager Mr. Finch Chairman of Stage Committee, Electrician La Vaughn Bra 1 lender Assistant Electrician — Howard Hanna. Stage Hands — Edgar Fields, George Jones, Clayton Burres, Paul Simmonds, Carl Hancock. Stage Properties Howard Wright Stage Assistants — Eunice Benton, Mildred Wischmeyer, Helen Sanford, Lucille Moore. Scenery — Ruth Hitzelburger, Ruth Williams, Frances Bernhardt. Ropes — Foster Tilford, Richard Eggert, Brainard Cooper. Curtain and ( ' all Man — Emanuel Farber. Stage Carpenter Mr. Weigler Properties — Katherine Beckman, Dorothy Dunn, Bertha Eminick, Esther Gardner, Victoria Marsulescu. Costume Designer Miss Baldwin Assistants — Rose Becker, Sophia Brodsky, Mary Ted- rowe, Charlotte Witte, Helen Smith, Eleanor Frantzreb. Concluded on page 23 TECHNICAL STAFF 21 SENIOR BOOSTER IVY DAY CARL JOHNSON Sometime in the future, as we recall the happy days we spenl at Manual, this page will lake us back to thai memorable afternoon f May 20, 1932, when we, the June ' 32 seniors, presented our Ivy Day program. Then we will further realize how fitting our motto. " Not to the Top but Climbing, " really was for us. High school is only a step in the climb up the hill to success, as Helen Sanford, our banner maker, pictured it. The design shows E. M. T. 11. S. at the bottom of a high hill with a beautiful castle ai the top which represents success. This top- mosl point can only be reached by hard and continuous work. We owe the success of our Ivy hay mainly to the general committee and to .Miss Webster who was sponsor of the program. Members of the committee were: Magell Lackey, chair- man, Clara Lark, Virginia Liese, and George Strieker. A sketch, " ' The Mirror of The Future " , was cleverly given. Those who were members of the iast were: Robert Dickinson, John Carter, Zelpha Schneider, Selma Meyer, and Mary Tie- fert. During the playlet, various members of the senior class were impersonated as they are Likely to look twenty years from now. Follow- ing this, a one-act playlet called " Dig Busi- ness " was given. John Carter took the part of Mr. Uford, the attorney, and what a lawyer he was! Virginia Liese and Robert Dickin- son were also in the play. We wondered, as we watched the performance, if any of these young people would become professionals in the dra- matic field. Next on the program were some songs by a selected quartette composed of Hilda Kuchler, Catherine Beckman, Thelnia Wright, and Magell Lackey. Herbert Spacke also added his hit to the program by singing. This was followed with a tap dance by Nora Mae Nichols and Ethel Lyons, those dancing marvels. Surely, we thought, the names of these talented people will be in bright lights in the near future. The Ivy Day song, written by our class mu- sician, Thelma Wright, was then played, and Ernestine Moore ' s Ivy Day poem was read. As the crowning feature of the whole Ivy Day program, William Henzie, our class presi- dent, presented to our principal the ivy vine from the senior class, after which Mr. Mc Comb gave his interpretation of our motto, " Not to the Top but Climbing. " Ceorge Wahl. president of the January ' • ' " class, accepted the silver trowel offered him by our president and agreed to pass it on to the next president. The program was ended with the singing of our beloved school song, and everyone went to the gym for the party and dance which for years has followed the Ivy Day ceremony. As we left, after a truly happy time, we knew that our class had added another chapter to Man- ual ' s Ivy Day tradil ion. IVY DAY POEM Oh ! ivy vine, so thin, so frail, We think of you as the Holy Grail. It led men on to greater deeds. When we think of you. we must succeed. We plant you on this Ivy Day, As we start along life ' s highway. As you climb, we know that you. Will help us always to be true. As we look at you. ivy vine, we feel You will help us reach our highest ideal. As Sir Galahad in search of the Holy Grail, When we think of you. we cannot fail. —Ernestine Moore. IVY DAY SONG Memories and friendships call us. Here where we plant this ivy vine: We hope that it will live always. And bring memories to our minds. Now our school days are over. We ' ll be drifting apart. But still the memories of Ivy Day Will linger in our hearts. Memories will come back to us. As the years one by one pass by. Of that small frail vine we planted Hoping it would never die. With that little vine we planted Our promise to be true. And cherish memories of Ivy Day, And dear old Manual too. — Thelma Wright, SENIOR BOOSTER 23 WILL RACHEL COHEN We, the June ' 32 class of Manual Training High School, in making ' our last will and testa- ment, do leave to our heirs and their assigns forever the following: To the next June class, we leave our eminent principal and guiding sponsors. Also, we turn over to it a specified green hammer to be found in the left top drawer of the desk when not employed hut which, if our heirs have taken after us, will likely more often be in use. Further use of this will he more clearly ex- plained in roll call by the honorable sponsors. To those sophomores or underclassmen who find that there are no desks available that suit them in their classrooms, we leave the seats in the office which have been made comfortable through much usage. To those who enjoy gymnastics and find the gym inconvenient and crowded, we cheerfully dedicate the spacious halls of our school, but on the condition that they must confine them- selves to mere walking or skipping. If hand- springs or other such feats are undertaken, the executors of this will will be forced to with- draw the aforesaid privilege. To those studiously inclined, we dedicate the library filled with interesting volumes of Shakespeare and Dickens. To the playful f resides, we give and bequeath the smooth long banisters of our manv flights of stairs to take the place of our time honored elevator. To the athletes, we bequeath our basketball and football teams and also a number of good men to lake the place of those who are leaving. We give and bequeath to those interested in the dramatical part of our school life, a group of workers to work backstage as well as the actors, with that perseverance and quality of labor that goes to make up an immensely sue cessful class play. To the worthy students who work hard the fourth or fifth periods of their daily routine and are in need of rest and amusement, we leave those long auditoriums. We also insert here the hope that one will eventually come along which will last the entire day. Being the bicentennial class, we take the pleasure of placing George Washington in trust for one hundred years, so thai the gradu- ating class at that lime may enjoy his tri-cen- tennial celebration and the numerous lectures and talks that we have endured. To those pupils who, in their anxiety to get to school, have forgotten to eat breakfast, we leave the Brown Giants, to be eaten either in the classrooms I under cover) or in the halls. And lastly we leave, to all. the friendliness, good will, and cheerfulness that has char- acterized our class in its years here in this school. CLASS HISTORY Concluded from page 19 mony, written by Rachel Cohen, we bequeathed to all the undergraduates the happiness of our four years in Manual. We also decided that another symbol was necessary, so, as we were the George Washing- ton bicentennial class, we left what we thought would be the most fitting gift. Fifty dollars was sent to the Washington foundation to aid in restoring as a national shrine Washington ' s birthplace at Battle Creek. Virginia. With the remaining money, we bought a bronze plaque which we presented to the school. The plaque contains a head of Washington in has relief and also his favorite motto, " Nothing but harmony, honest, industry and frugality are necessary to make us a greal and happy people. " And now our commencement is in sight. We are still marching along the road to knowl- edge. We are " Not to the Top but Climbing. " CLASS FLAY Concluded from page 21 Sewing . Miss Compton Assistants — Rose Becker, Sophia Brodsky, Pearl Eshow- skv, Viola Baker, Thelma Guire, Clara Lark, Thelma Wright. Business Miss Knox Assistants — Elizabeth Britt, Margaret Bartel, Esther Freudenhurg, Eleanor Frantzreb, Marion Faris, Zelma Kosaveaeh, Selma Meyer, Beatrice Perdue, Helen Moeller, Nora Mae Nichols, Minnie Reiser, Harry Rothfeder, Bessie Taylor, Sadie Zimmerman, Harold Barnes, Alice Mae Crook, Charles Calderon, Clara Lark, Virginia Liese, May Jones, Rex Morell, Mary Plummer, Marietta Tormohlen, Mary Tedrowe, Helen Rink or. Advertising Miss Haynes ' Salesmanship II Class Newspaper Miss Hodges Prompters Catherine Higgins, Evelyn Fuchs Make-up Miss Denny, Mr. Davis Assistants — Eileen Jackson, Helen Smith, Mary Ted- rowe. 24 SENIOR BOOSTER SENIOR ATHLETICS LA VAUGHN BRABENDER In the past year Manual lias been very suc- cessful in athletics and many outstanding ath- letes on the teams are members of the June 1932 graduating class. Several June athletes were members of our city public high school champion football team last fall. Some have been on our baseball squad this spring. Still others of the class were members of our basket- ball and track teams. Clayton Burres — Has always been a fa- miliar figure on the football field. Played on the squad three years and Avas an assistant student manager of the foot- ball team two years ago. John Carter — John just discovered this year that lie had track ability. Coach Ankenbrock also discovered it and has made good use of his discovery in the quarter-mile run. M — William Crossex — Played as a flashy back on the football team for four years and played baseball for two years. Helped John Robeson stop the horsehide on first base for the baseball team this year. M — Robert Dickinson — Robert could always play football better when the band was playing. We wonder why. A member of the squad three years. Walter Eggert — Manual ' s caveman. Swings a wicked club on the golf team. Has been a member of the team one year. M — Winford Fox — Manual ' s all around ath- lete. Played end on the football team for four years. Chased the horsehide out in the held for the baseball team for four years and also was a member of the basketball squad four years. A real Manual athlete. Edward Gerdt — Ed always brings happi- ness wherever he goes. This spring lie is playing baseball with Manual ' s Red- skins. Was also an assistant student manager for football last year. M — Wm. Henzie — The old veteran yell leader and a. familiar figure around any ath- letic games. Bill has been giving his services as a yell leader for three years. M — Robert Hiatt — Proof that Manual gradu- ates boys that are healthy, cheerful and wise. Bob held back the opponent ' s line for the football team for three years. M — Donald Linson — Noted for his pole vault- ing. Has been a member of the thinly clads for four years. Also played with the football squad four years and the basketball team three years. A cool reliable athlete. M — Eugene Loeper — One of Manual ' s fast hardwood dribblers for four years and a veteran shortstop on the baseball team for four years. M — Wilbur Manwaring — Manual ' s midget. One reason Manual ' s football team won the honors it did. Wilbur always kept the team in good spirits. Has been a veteran on our team for four years. M — Robert Maschmeyer — Manna l ' s star twirler on the baseball team. Played baseball for three years and was a mem- ber of the gridiron squad for the same number of years. M — Albert Meyers — A quiet but dependable football and track man. Played foot- ball four years and has been a member of the track team one year. Rex Morell — Another happy-go-lucky ath- lete with the old Manual spirit. Played with both the baseball and football squad one year. Glen Nees — Another senior boy who came to Manual ' s rescue by donating his ath- letic ability this year to track and foot- ball. M — Paul Simmonds — Has the spirit for which Manual is noted. Although not a mem- ber of the varsity eleven, he played on the squad three years. Was a member of the track team for two years. M — Cecil Wyant — A member of our state champion gymnasium team on which he took first place. Also has been a mem- ber of our football and track teams two years. Wyant will never be forgotten by Manual. M — LaVaughn Brabender — Has been a stu- dent manager for three years. This year he was in charge of the student manager squad and also a yell leader. SENIOR BOOSTER 25 I ' .ook i i.rr. SERVICE CLUB CHESS AND CHECKERS ( ' ECU 26 SENIOR BOOSTER JUNIOR RED CROSS CLUB X SECTION H. Y. S. CLUB GIRLS ' LEAGUE EXECUTIVE COUNCIL SENIOR BOOSTER 21 SPANISH CLUB ROINES CLUB BOOSTER STAFF 28 SENIOR BOOSTER Mi ) ;4 m ' ' Xm « It a , FORUM CLUB ODD NUMBEE CLUB CAMERA CLUB S ENIOR BOOSTER 29 MASOMA CLUB ART CLUB 30 SENIOR BOOSTER ■ ' i i { ,... | f - ..... ■ ■■■ ■:: -•—•? j. i fc - $ " fcfv V j .;o i BUSINESS GIRLS CLUB, X SECTION HI-Y CLUB BUSINESS GIRLS CLUB, Y SECTION SENIOR BOOSTER 31 CIVICS CLUB SPEECH ARTS CLUB VIM, VIGOR, AND VITALITY CLUB 32 SENIOR BOOSTER ISAND sKMoi; OKC1IKSTRA E, 0. T. C. SENIOR BOOSTER 33 r f(k 4 « ' ■0 -■ -L w % r PH TKACK TEAM TKNXIS TKA.M BASEBALL TEAM 34 SENIOR BOOSTER JOKES CLIFFORD MATTSON SENIOR INTELLIGENCE Eileen Davis: " I heard her tell another woman she went around the golf course in seventy-six. " Anna Mary Koehring: " Mercy, she doesn ' t look nearly as old as that, does she? " WE WONDER Helmut Brandmaier: " Do yon like Kip- ling? " Isaac Pardo: " I don ' t know. How do yon kipple? " MURDER Ethel Lyons: " They ' re taking all those pay- as-you leave cars off the line. " Prudence West: " Why? " Ethel Lyons: " Two Scotchmen starved to death in one. " ABSENT MINDED, PERHAPS Lawyer: " Then you say this man was drunk? " Adrabelle Fisher: " I do not, I merely say that he sat in his car for three hours in front of an excavation waiting for the red light to turn green. " Scotchmen are said to prefer blonds because the overhead is lighter. ANYTHING TO PLEASE Bill Henzie came to a word he couldn ' t pro- nounce. " Barque, " prompted Mrs. Allee. Bill snickered. " Barque, " exclaimed Mrs. Allee harshly. Henzie (obediently) : " Bow-wow. " SITTINGS Howard Kahn: " It took eight sittings. " Helen Rinker: " What? Have you been hav ing your portrait painted? " Howard Kahn skate. " No, I ' ve been learning to NITRATES ARE CHEAPER Mr. Boese : " What do you know about nitrates? " Ken Cook: " Now you ' ve asked me something I know. I used to work in a telegraph office and I know the night rates are less than day rates. " MUTUAL AGREEMENT Miss Knox: " If you subtract fourteen from one hundred sixteen what ' s the difference? " Winford Fox : " Yeah, I think it ' s a lot of foolishness too. " A stuffed olive is a pickle with a tail-light. FISHING WORMS Miss Moore: " Use the word triangle in a sentence. " Don Linson : " If fish don ' t bite on grass- hoppers, triangle worms. " SAFETY FIRST Miss Brady: " Can you tell me what a Avaffle is? " Lucille Moore: " It ' s a pancake with a non- skid tread. " NOT TODAY " Mother, there ' s a blind man at the door. " " Tell him we don ' t need any. " MUCH EASIER Bank teller (looking over deposit slip): " You didn ' t foot it up. " Mary Tedrowe (making deposit): " No, I took a taxi. " NO REBUILDING Hob Maschmeyer took his floating chariot into a garage. When asked if the shop did repair work, the mechanic looked the junker over carefully and replied, " Yes, but we don ' t do any manufacturing. " Bob Dickinson: " New car, old top? " " Butch " Cooley: " No, old car, new top. " SENIOR BOOSTER 35 AUTOGRAPHS 36 SENIOR BOOSTER AUTOGRAPHS ... m •-•. ' . ' ' ■• ' ■ ' " ■ ' -.■■•■ ' 1 1 ■naHflUHMK S9B i» SHE HBM£ - " ■■ ' - ' « § gtfBwc w$3k ■ I 1 Eg HW PR $fr s« S£2 Si !! BK i 3ggilii ■■■■■-■:■-■ ,--■■- ' ■■■ ' • ■ ■ ' .■■-•.■■■ ■ ' ...■ ' ■ ' -.■.-.. ■ ' ■•■■:■■ ' ■ ' •■■■■• ' ■-■ ' ■ ' ■. ■■■■ " :■.■■ " :■■■ ' " ' " • " ■ ' ■■ ' • ' " , ■ " - ;■ ' ■■ ki» wEffBtgM ■ S9 " ' " ■- ' ' tr c :a:g: agz — a» January ' 32 • «■ acg g- : y r SENIOR BOOSTER 1 1 " Taking Off, J fot Landing ' t Published by MANUAL TRAINING HIGH SCHOOL Indianapolis. Indiana (■•ii at) :.J Foreword .. ' ... n Q iS time goes on, our memories of happy days spent at Manual will grow dim; friendships will be forgotten. In order to brighten these memories and to revive these friend- ships we, the staff, have edited this Senior Booster. Should this book, even in the smallest degree, serve in that capacity, we shall feel that our time and efforts have been spent to some avail. ' j m r M 3 ROBERT McDANIEL AMELIA ANN SMITH Editor-in-Chief Associate Editor HAROLD BANTA Business Manager Manual Training High School INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA Entered as second class matter March 30, 1912, Indianapolis, Indiana, under Act of March 3, 1879. Senior Booster January Seniors Mr. McComb — Principal of the school we are now leaving with so many regrets. It was Mr. Mc- Comb ' s, " We can, We must, We will, " that boosted our oft flag- ging spirits and helped us on to- ward graduation. Mr. Sharp — Vice - principal at Manual. Mr. Sharp can be stern when occasion demands, but he has a wonderful sense of humor. Manages White House affairs. ■? ■: ■ x-3-6- 6- -s £ w, Sk AS Air. Sanders — Also a Vice-prin- cipal of Manual Training High School and chairman of Red House affairs. He can always be counted on as a true friend of the students. Kenneth Alan on — His Majesty, the president of our class, excels on the cinders and in the halls with a certain girl. ' Tis rumored he ' s in love. John Schumann — Vice-president of our distinguished class. De- signed our arm band. He can ac- count for his English brogue — he was Tarver in the class play. Rosa Pence — Faithful secretary of our class. Wrote the Ivy Day poem. A friend to everyone, but especially Virginia. Vice-president of Business Girls ' Club. Masoma. Personals. Miss Brady — Our effiicent class sponsor. Miss Brady, has guided our footsteps for two semesters. Now at the finish, as we look back at our first feeble steps on the Senior Road, we realize how much her guidance has meant. Geraldine Daggy — Our competent class treasurer. Perfectly described by three little words — sweet, charming, and beautiful. Secre- tary-treasurer of the Masomas. President of the English VIII G. L. M. group. Miss Moore — Cooperating with Miss Brady in every way and giv- ing the class all the advice and as- sistance at her command, Miss Moore has proven invaluable to our class. Lucky indeed are the fu- ture classes that have her as a roll room teacher. Senior Booster January Seniors Clyde Crafton — He ' s the great big man who is the main stay of the Cheese and Crackers Club, we beg your pardon, we mean the Chess and Checker Club. President of the Hi-Y Club. Kenneth Williams — An athlete of no mean ability. By being fast and alert, he makes up for his size. He is a member of the second basket- ball team, and has been a member of the track squad for the last two years. Robert McDaniel — Editor of the Senior Booster. Top Ten. Officer in R. O. T. C. Has hopes of be- coming a general some day. He also has a Pepsodent smile. Roines, Amelia Ann Smith — Editor of the regular Booster and associate- editor of the Senior Booster. The Lafayette post office complains of over work this year — ask " Melee " for particulars. Wants to study journalism and edit a newspaper. Treasurer of the Odd Number Club. Masoma. Harold Bant a — A main stay of Coach Moffat ' s tennis team. Will some day oust Bill Tilden for the professional championship. Par- ticipated in the Ivy Day program. Business manager of the Senior Booster. Elizabeth Miller — " Billie " is a booster for the Booster. Has an unusual interest in Purdue. As- sociate-editor of the regular Boost- er and Personals Chairman for the Senior Booster. President of the Masomas. Class Will Maker. Philip Fogle — The mighty atom of our senior class. He is a con- sistent top-tenner. A member of the Science Club. Helped serve on the stage committee. First Lieu- tenant of the R. O. T. C. Class Historian. Roines. M ;, . iJJ.A . Merle Faubion — What a man, Faubion. Football, Roines, Odd Number, and leading man in class play. Mr. Painter tells us Merle is a lover. Class Prophet. Myrta Tilson — Interested in a trumpet player and it ' s not her brother. Wrote the words to the Ivy Day song. A member of the senior orchestra. Is ambitious to become a real for sure musician. Dorothy Bernd — Designed our class banner, member of the busi- ness committee for class play, one of the art editors of the Senior Booster, and a proud possessor of a Bruce Robinson medal. ' Tis whispered that she has an interest in 135. Masoma. Senior Booster January Seniors Wilma Addington — That girl -with the slick black hair who also has such a beautiful complexion. Quite a history student, eh Wil- ma ? Boy friend, Norm, is never quite out of her mind. lSu, t -o CC £a£ K Z . @ rjcrr - « £( 6 » Raymond Ader — Our most versa- tile member. He can direct the army with one hand while he takes the roll for Miss Moore with the other. He can write the Senior Booster jokes just as well as get the science equipment ready for the teacher. Roines. Gene Baldock — Very active in ad- vertising the class play. One of the boys in our class who can boast of having made a solo flight in a Manual glider last summer. Radio Club. Emerson Barlow — One of those T. D. H. boys that came from Shelbyville. It is rumored that Em- erson is going to Hollywood to become a second " Buddy " Rogers. Worked back stage for the class play. On the Ivy Day program. Howard Barnelt — Did you ever see Barney when he wasn ' t grin- ning? He has one of those cars that makes you wonder what holds it together. Has a great many ad- mirers of the weaker sex. Harriet Barrick — A little girl who has a monopoly on all A ' s. Her numerous Top Ten pins almost weigh her down. The person will be lucky who gets her for a sec- retary. Inseparable companion of Margie. Called " Tagalong. " Won- der why ? Masoma. Catherine Bennett — Class play prompter. She delights in tor- menting a certain Clyde during the fifth period. Alfred Bernd — P resident of Roines and electrician for class play. When looking for Al just find the girls — there ' s Al. Marjorie Binford — Inseparable companion of " Tagalong " Barrick. Has a nice disposition even if she does have red hair. Frequently gets the giggles in Mr. Moffat ' s English class. Odd Number Club. Jess Bowers — A quiet, dependable young fellow who has the habit of doing the right thing at the right time. First Sgt. in R. O. T. C. Senior Booster January Seniors Chester Bowles — One of the quiet boys around school. He belongs to the Radio Club. A loyal sup- porter of all Manual games. Sarah Brateman — The last of the Brateman sisters. Has beautiful black, curly hair and fla shing brown eyes. Her vim, vigor, and vitality have won her many friends. Personals. Burnett Brudian — One of those silent pillars of our class. Never talks much, but when he does, he really says something worthwhile. Rachel Cam hi — Rachel ' s one of those shy little girls whom we don ' t know very well, but her friends say that she is a real pal. She aims at high grades and gen- erally hits the target right in the center. Alary Clements — Not very tall, not very small, but fair and square and liked by all. Her gracious manner is one of her many assets. Never leaves her smile at home. Virginia Boyd — One of our stun- ning brunettes. Celia, of class play fame. Seems to know a certain Buddy " pretty well. Does she like to dance? — just ask her! Speaks German too. Arthur Brehob — Rather a quiet boy but he ' s interesting. Baseball hero and is finishing in a blaze of glory — basketball. Mary Jo Brunnhoeffer — Mary Jo is an inseparable pal of Wylda ' s. She is quite popular with a cer- tian Harry. Is rather quiet; but a still tongue makes a wise head. Lela Campbell — Petite, yes, but mighty. A girl who always wears a smile. Her sweet disposition has endeared her to everyone. Bob Coomler — Bob ' s always in a hurry. Famous for his falsetto voice. Sincerely believes in " Val- entine " day. He has been student manager of Athletics for the past two years, and is now president of the Forum Club and vice-pres- ident of the Roines Club. He was also student manager of the stage for the class play. Senior Booster January Seniors Clement Craig — The young news- paper writer. Some day, eh Clem- ent? Student manager of tennis team in 1930. Secretary of Roines, vice-president of the Odd Num- ber Club. Service Club. First Lieu- tenant in R. O. T. C. Benny Dichner — Benny ' s always there with his grin. He ' s the clown of our class — and makes fair grades besides. We suggest that he go to Hollywood to follow in the footsteps of Eddie Cantor. jitlien Davis — Julien was a fresh- man on the Ivy Day program. A Latin VIII star and a member of the senior orchestra. Sylvia Dichner — Sylvia is the kind of a girl everyone likes. Her sym- pathetic nature has won her many friends at Manual. A member of the Speech Arts and the Business Girls ' Clubs. Margaret Dunne — Heard from rather infrequently — but " still wa- ter runs deep. " Margaret can cer- tainly work wonders with her Spanish assignments. Martha Evans — A good looking blond who is going to make a good looking nurse. Goes for tall fellows in a big way. A prominent member of the Junior Red Cross Club. Ednamae Eenton — One of the quiet members of 217. But, we say again, " still water runs deep. " Ask her to give you an explana- tion of the word " laboratory " . A member of the Latin, Forum, and Glee Clubs. William Fischer — Made a good Martin in the class play. If you ' re looking for a good seat at the In- diana, ask Bill for it. Roines. Frank Fritsche — Tis rumored that Frank was a competitor of the Fresh Air Taxi Company last Hal- loween — at least, his car — we mean his Ford — was an exact du- plicate of Amos ' n ' Andy ' s. L J Norma Franke — Chums with Lois. They frequently disturb the studious patrons of the library with their uncontrollable senses of humor. Masoma. Senior Booster January Seniors Frances Garrison — Another Dan- iel Webster or Calhoun. She will go far in the line of debate we predict. I " irginia Glass — One of the charming blondes that gentlemen prefer. Very capable and efficient. President of the " Y " section of the Business Girls ' Club. Secre- tary of the G. L. M. English VII group. Masoma. Paul Gerdts — Football, baseball. Service Club, and Green-house. Has a card full of football signals. Gets a big kick out of life. Joe Goldstein — One of our little boys. Does he act his age or his size? John Grable — Football, baseball. Favorite hobby is being late to classes. Interested in a certain Mae. „ 4? A e -i--- gW " - T z .- ' y ' . «. Harry Harris — Good at making excuses. Science Club. Votes regu- larly. French Club. Eilleen Hart — When you are blue, ask for Eileen and she will cheer you with her delightful voice. Sang on our Ivy Day program. Is a member of the Business Girls Club, X section. Property commit- tee for the class play. Minnie Haynes — A sweet charm- ing girl, a keen dancer. Liked by everyone. Belongs to the famous quartet — Scott, Weishaar, Haynes, and Boyd. President of the H. Y. S. Club. Knows a certain Tommy. Stunt committee. Clara Heath — She may look quiet, but she is one of those who does not need to advertise herself — her accomplishments do it for her. On the stunt committee for the class play. . .. , ■■-. ' ■..(.A- Louis Heid — A quiet, dependable chap. A member of the Forum Club. Chief Sergeant of Arms in Room 217. Senior Booster January Seniors August Holle — August is one of those nice quiet (?) students. One of Mr. Moffat ' s stars in Com- position. Prize absentee of Man- ual. Has a Pepsodent smile and personality plus. Annamarie Huizel — Yes, boys, she ' s the blond who tried (and succeeded) to make up to Hilery Pieper on the Ivy Day program. She ' s friendly with everyone, and knows her dancing — and Phil. Lois Hoy — Has she got pep ? Well, we just guess she has. One of our most efficient lunchroom workers. Seems interested in the Manual alumni of last June. We wonder if you ' ve ever heard her mention Duane. Masoma. Marshall Joyce — Marshall helped out on the stage during the class play. He is the T. D. H. (tall, dark, handsome) fellow who has so many feminine admirers. Walter Kahn — T reasurer of Roines. Football hero, and is in- terested in a certain brunette. Fa- vorite indoor sport is sleeping in roll call. Ruth Klinge — Most attractive, very popular, but isn ' t resting on these qualities alone. Regular at- tendant at athletic events. Speech Arts Club. Dorothy Kerkhoff — Inseparable pal of Lizzie Scherer and Dot Bernd. Interested in Southport and Chevrolets. Who is this " Radio " ? Was on the Ivy Day program and the business committee for the class play. Esther Kntsch — Dances like no two people. Always going on a slumber party. What interests her at Moral, Indiana? Know her by her grin. Helen Lammers — Another answer to why gentlemen prefer blondes. Eldon must be a gentleman, as well as president of Southport High, because he prefers Helen. Only girl in the class who has been to Europe. Evelyn in the class play. A eA - t? £-?- ' Dorothy Langlotz — Very quiet and shy, but you can never tell what is going on behind those freckles. 1(1 Senior Booster January Seniors Lena May Lucas — One of the co- operative salesmanship girls. Ask her about Ralph. Pal of Prudence. Member of the advertising com- mittee for the class play. Personals. James Mallow — Another one of those nice, quiet little fellows. A loyal supporter of Manual ' s ath- letics. We wonder who says, Home, James, ' ' to James. Patricia Mason — One of our blondes with big, blue eyes, but, against all rules, she seems to at- tract a blond of the opposite sex. Robert McReynolds — A star ten- nis player on Mr. Moffat ' s team. Worked on the stage. Forum Club. Scenery in class play. Dale Maines — It isn ' t Dale ' s fault that our roll room is noisy (he doesn ' t come for roll call). He is a working member of the class and is liked by all those who come in contact with him. Vincent Masaracbia — A football hero. He likes to work — if the work isn ' t too hard ! A real Man- ual booster. Ruth May — Aunt Ida in the class play. Would make a loving aunt for someone. It ' s a secret — you ought to see Ruth dance. Speech Arts. Forum Club. She always gets a good mark in lunch. Ralph Mellis — A very outstand- ing and well behaved member of the January ' 32 class. For infor- mation about the Row-Dows, ask Ralph. Always seen in the library the first period with a certain blond. Est ell Melton — Knows the ad- vantages offered by Manual both in the way of educational oppor- tunities and for strolling through the halls with a certain pretty girl. Many a clever idea for the class play advertising was produced by Estell. Willard Miller — The fiery red- headed yell leader of Manual. Has a smile for every one. Draws a wicked bow over the strings of his fiddle. Senior Booster i 1 January Seniors Louise Monroe — Louise can talk anytime, anywhere, with anyone. She has an original gi " ;le, is full of pep, and is lots of fun. She is earnest and sincere in everything she does. Seems to be very inter- ested in a certain George. A mem- ber of the H. Y. S. and Junior Red Cross Clubs. Helen Murray — Helen is a good balancer for the louder, more boisterous members of the class. Gives her vocal chords their daily dozen in chorus. Business Girls ' Club. Stage committee. Eva Paul — Seems very quiet, but we can ' t say for sure that this is her true nature. S-sh, here ' s a se- cret. Eva came from Southport. We wonder what the attraction is over here. An A student in His- tory. English II Girls ' Basketball. Dorcas Morris — A good reason why gentlemen prefer blondes, but choose brunettes. It has been ru- mored that Dorcas is going to Hollywood to double for Sylvia Sidney. Takes home management in preparation for what? Looks promising for someone. Student assistant of the class play. Eldon Nelson — He certainly looked stunning in that " Tux " as Harry Steele in the class play. Some say he ' s quiet, but we don ' t know when. Roines. Hilery Pieper — Another tall se- nior. James Raleigh in the class play. One of those fellows who expects to " croon " his way into fame as another Vallee or Crosby. Sarah Plot — Another shining light in history. Already putting her commercial training to use in her father ' s office. Imogene Price — Described by the three little words — sweet, inno- cent, and beautiful. Mildred ' s bet- ter half will be one of Manual ' s famous artists in the future. Ju- nior Red Cross. Banner commit- tee. Business Poster committee. Mildred Purdy — Imogene ' s shadow, or better half. Mildred ' s greatest ambition is to be a nurse. Secretary of the Junior Red Cross, X section. Ivy Day committee. Property committee. Edward Raasch — That " blushing villain. " Very fond of June (?) We don ' t know quite how to take that. Mr. Faraday in the class play. Roines and Odd Number Clubs. 12 Senior Booster George L. Reimer — Makes show cards — and how! Enjoys sports. George intends to invent a sure- fire way to fool teachers some day. January Seniors " ... . ■ 4 r-;f- ■ ' ,.. ■■■■■ .... 1 KlMi ' U 0)£lx vu. ' l. - Mildred Reimer — A promising — and struggling — young musician. She already has a number of piano pupils to her credit. Quiet in school, but her intimate friends say — oh well, never mind. Abe Reiser — It is said that Abe is a ladies ' man. It may be so, but as yet he hasn ' t been able to find that certain party. Unless !!! Speech Arts Club for two years. Book Club. Lula Mae Richardson — One of the busy co-operative sales girls. She has the big blue eyes. If you need help, ask Lula and she will help you. She is quiet at school, but you should know her. Louise Roberts — She is always oc- cupied at roll call but not with lessons. Louise is true to Manual when it comes to choosing a mem- ber of the opposite sex. Ivy Day committee. Barbara Robinson — Yes, indeed, she ' s the girl with the sunny smile and her nick name is Bobby. Seems to fall for the tall, hand- some blonds. She took the part of Madge in the class play. Presi- dent of the X section of the Red Cross Club. Emma R ipp — One of those quiet girls who knows her commercial work. We hear that Emma has a secret attraction. How about it, Emma? Naomi Scot! — " Teedles " is the peppy little blond who ' s so well known about school. Inseparable pal of Minnie. And does she think a lot of the boy friend, Eddie ! Sec- retary and treasurer of the Speech Arts Club. Poster committee for class play. Elizabeth Scherer — Better known as " Lizzie. " Has a giggle that, if you once hear, you ' ll never forget. On the banner committee. Helen Sbuey — One of the few who contradict the statement " beautiful, but dumb. " Best de- scribed as sweet, innocent, and beautiful. Does she know a cer- tain Gene? Well, we guess yes! Roll room representative. Ma- soma. Senior Booster L3 January Seniors Dorothy Silcox — One of the di- minutive members of the class. Can anyone guess why she is in- terested in Tech? Her former roll room must have had a good rea- son for chosing her for Booster agent five semesters in succession. James Skaggs — Eyes of blue, three foot two, etc. He really isn ' t but, ah, what a crack shot. Rifle team in 1931. I ' iolet S. Smith — We wonder why she is going with a certain " Whit- ty " whom she doesn ' t like. She can make a lot of noise. Is seen quite often with Eileen. Treasurer of Business Girls ' Club. ' , j „. : :.. , cl Freda Solotkin — No, she isn ' t one of those shy little girls, but she ' s known and liked by her class- mates. She ' s very ambitious and we expect her to go far in the world. Edna Spangler — Edna knows how to study. We wonder what she is always carrying in her brief case. She is rather quiet. Red Cross Club. 1 A I JH -£se Fred Slaggs — Often seen with Kahn and seldom without Fulk. Did he ever talk at roll call? (Don ' t ask him). Likes blonds, brunettes, and red-heads equally. Merrill Stainbrook — Noted for be- ing late to Senior Speech. He can debate on any subject without preparation. A member of the Ser- vice and Odd Number Clubs. Personals. f i Ed Stroh — A big man from the navy who made good at football. Favorite song: " Ten Thousand Gobs laid down their swabs to lick one sick Marine. " William Stuckmeyer — William is commonly known as " Green House Willy. " A great little rooter for Manual. Will he be a chemist? » ftta. Ernest Tamler — Ernest is very well known by his classmates. ' Tis rumored that he has a very loud pair of trousers. And does he drive a car! ] I Senior Booster January Seniors Harry Tilson — He ' s truly a musi- cian and, judging from the way he took the part of Admiral Grice in the class play, he ' s quite an actor, too. We wonder about the girl friend, Harry. Personals. Margaret Tinsley — Lives up to the old maxim " Good things come in small packages. " Quiet in school, but outside of school??? An effi- cient member of the regular Booster staff. On the Ivy Day pro- gram. Masoma. Charles Tomescu — One of those few will-powered he-men who has no time for girls. Can do won- ders with a pen. Ask Mr. Moffat. Odd Number Club. Jack Toobin — Of all the brightest Physics students, Jack is it ! He has a way. A newly accomplished dancer. Radio Club. Robert True — One word Robert knows how to spell is mischief. Argument is a favorite pastime with him. Radio Club. Was also a member of the efficient stage committee for the class play. Ethel Tru tt — Ethel is ambitious to learn to play tennis. Wonder why? One piece of candy or gum, for all information given at the information desk the seventh pe- riod each day, is Ethel ' s price. Masoma. Kathleen Underwood — Plays a violin in senior orchestra. Likes to dance, particularly with Owen. Promoter for the class play. Wayne I in Osdol — One of these quiet, deep thinkers — and he has a way with that violin of his that makes everyone take notice. His favorite exercise is dancing. W ' illa Mae I ' aughn— What is the attraction in roll room 135? Shy and quiet in school, but .One of Manual ' s prize office training workers. She is lost without Dor- othy. Bookkeeper for the Senior Booster. Arthur Volpp — Did you ever see him when he wasn ' t talking? You might see Arthur out on a soap box making speeches some night, as he ' s a star in Miss Webster ' s Senior Speech class. Senior Booster L5 January Seniors LaVerne Wagnei — LaVerne knows her office training. She is often seen with Mildred. Masoma. fis ' .. y i..)rt. f ., t. - , , „. t L£i Maxine Wall — Maxine has made many friends at Manual. She is a star in the commercial department. Business Girls ' Club. Clarence Walton — A very studi- ous and loyal Manual rooter. Clarence has high ambitions and is very lucky at getting jobs. Thinks he ' s just another dumb senior, but ? ? ? Eileen Weishaar — Salesmanship training, plus that dazzling smile, equals perfect sales. That ' s Eileen ' s equation for success. Sh — did you know that it ' s been ru- mored that Eileen ' s interested in a little blond boy (Ralph) of our fair class? Vera Louise Westmeier — The brown-eyed girl who will make someone a good wife — at least, if it ' s true that the way to a man ' s heart is through his stomach. Mildred Wittlin — Is rather quiet when she wants to be and can be depended upon to do anything that is asked. Certainly knows her change. On the Ivy Day commit- tee. Ask her about Devere. Odd Number Club. Masoma. Roy Wisbmeyer — A very energetic member of the class. Was on the business committee for the class play. A member of the Forum Club. Fanny Xukerman — Known as Frankie to her friends. A piano player for the orchestra. Also is a gym star. Member of Business Girls ' Club, X section. Harry Meyers — Harry didn ' t come into 217 until late this semester but he ' s certainly been a willing worker for the class. He ' s a real student, especially in history. u, Senior Booster THE BOOSTER Published by the January 1932 Class of Manual Training High School EDITORIAL STAFF Editor-in-Chief Robert McDarnel Associate Editor Amelia Ann Smith .: .Dorothy Bernd Art Editors j- j ohn S churmann Athletics - - ....-Clement Craig Class Play - Harnett Barnck Ivy Day - - Robert True Chairman of Personals Elizabeth Millet- Committee: Sarah Brateman, Rober t Coomler, Lena May Lucas, Patricia Mason, Rosa Pence, Abe Reiser, Amelia Ann Smith, Merrill Stainbrook, and Harry Tilson. Organizations — Helen Lammers Jokes -- - Raymond Ader Sponsor Miss Hodges BUSINESS STAFF Business Manager Harold Banta In School Sales - Alfred Bernd Bookkeepers. ...Virginia Glass, Lena May Lucas, Robert Mc- Reynolds, and Willa Mae Vaughn. Sponsor Miss Haynes CLASS SPONSORS Faculty Sponsor Miss Brady Roll Room Sponsor Miss Moore Ivy Day Sponsor Miss Webster Class Day Sponsor Mrs. Batchelor " Taking Off, Not Landing " At this, the close of our high school career, we, the January ' 32 class, have suddenly realized that gradua- tion does not culminate our ambitions. What has gone before has merely prepared us for that which is still to come. Our quickened perception now enables us to see a bright star, temptingly out of reach ; beyond it are other stars rising up and up, even beyond our widened vision, where there are others waiting our arrival. Following the modern trend of thought, and at the same time expressing our new found ambitions, the January ' 32 class selected an appropriate motto, " Tak- ing Off, Not Landing. " And so, as we lift our ships from the level we are now leaving, may this motto be the incentive to keep them always pointed towards a higher level. Dedication In deep appreciation of unselfish service rendered to Manual while holding the position of instructor in Military Training, we dedicate this Senior Booster, the highest honor a class can bestow, to Sergeant Homer Shull. Due to his untiring efforts, the Unit of Manual Training High School has maintained a high standard of efficiency. Sgt. Shull ' s excellent coaching of the Rifle team has produced many winning teams. He managed to keep a personal contact with every boy in the Unit, thereby gaining the respect of those individuals. Although a strict disciplinarian, the Sergeant had little trouble with disobedience. Outside of his immediate sphere of contacts with the boys, his ability was also recognized by every mem- ber of the faculty. As our dirigible, the " Emmerich Manual, " nears its destination, as the historian so aptly describes our class journey, we pause to remember the many happy days of our journey, and hope that we have made an im- pression on our four years flight that will be lasting. Thank You We wish to thank sincerely all of the faculty mem- bers who have so generously given of their time and ingenuity in order to assist our class of January ' 32 on its senior flight. With the able assistance of Miss Izor the beautiful banner, designed by Dorothy Bernd, was completed for Ivy Day. The cast of our class play was successfully directed by Miss Perkins, assisted by Miss Webster. Mr. Finch, the technical director of the stage for this performance, contributed greatly to the success of the play by his clever methods of lighting, and by his capable man- aging of backstage affairs. Miss Baldwin and Mr. Davis, too, did their parts in the costuming and make- up of the play characters. For this assistance we are certainly grateful. Miss Webster worked faithfully to prepare an Ivy Day program, which was most interesting to all. Mrs. Batchelor sponsored Class Day, our last senior event, with great success. Due to the fine generalship of Miss Brady, our sponsor, and the wonderful cooperation of Miss Moore, our roll room teacher, our class has been safely piloted over its stormy course. Miss Baldwin, with the able assistance of her fourth and fifth hour Free Hand Drawing Class, handled the mounting of the senior and club pictures in a very efficient manner. Senior Booster r CLASS HISTORY PHILIP FOGLE It was in the year 1928 ! A tribe of tiny people from the wilds of Primary Education desired to make a pleasant and leisurely flight through the land of higher education, commonly known as high school. This tribe, later to be known as the Class of January 1932, chose as its means of transportation a large and beau- tiful dirigible called Emmerich Manual. On a bright afternoon, September 7, 1928, the members of this group gathered for the first time in the state room, or auditorium as it was called, to receive some valuable information from their commander, Mr. McComb. With this information " We " , for I was a proud mem- ber, were eligible to carry on the duties of freshmen. In our freshman year, we made many new acquaint- ances and became accustomed to the large and spacious rooms of knowledge. Our studies were taken very seriously for we had received information that this beautiful airship was, in time, to be run by our superior class, and that hard and conscientious work was nec- essary before we could attain this honor. Time went on, and for a year we had flown through the amazing land of education. During this period we had encountered many storms, fogs, and blizzards. Each time we were determined to give up and land, but the " never say die " spirit of our superior class urged us to continue our journey. Another year soon passed. By this time we began to realize the importance of our preliminary training which we were obtaining in the various departments of our beautiful and reliable dirigible, Emmerich Manual. One year remained befor e we were to be given the controls of this large aircraft, to bring to an end our flight across the broad fields of Education. On February 25, 1931, with the aid of our two, never tiring, navigators, Miss Moore and Miss Brady, we began to prepare for our first solo flight. Clyde Crafton was named Chief Pilot, with Kenneth Wil- liams ready to take over the controls. As recorder of our journey we chose Rosa Pence, and as financier we named Geraldine Daggy. As a mark of identification, we chose a very artistic arm band designed by John Schurmann, using for the print a very beautiful Chi- nese red, our class color. Abroad our dirigible we had three very prominent personages; a Prophet, Merle Faubion; a Will Maker, Elizabeth Miller; and a His- torian, your author. A vocation committee, in charge of Dorothy Bernd, provided several prominent citizens who spoke before us during the flight. We were well on our way, and our crew of enthusi- astic workers was speeding our flight with success. Suddenly we hit misfortune, when one of the most illustrious, brilliant, and dependable members of our crew was taken from us. On May 29, 1931, Mary Katherine Hayes passed away after two weeks of serious illness. We were greatly grieved by the loss of this most cheerful and good natured comrade who was at all times willing to offer her help when help was needed. While going at a terrific speect in mid-air, we turned over the controls of our aircraft to Kenneth Manion who was named Chief Pilot, and for his able assistant we selected John Schurmann. Rosa Pence and Ger- aldine Daggy retained their former positions of re- corder and financier. As a standard for our dirigible, we selected a beautiful banner designed by Dorothy Bernd. " Taking Off Not Landing, " a suitable motto for this artistic banner was submitted by Lula Mae Richardson. As a remembrance of our flight, we pub- lished this Senior Booster which was edited by Robert McDaniel and who selected as his chief assistants, Amelia Ann Smith and Harold Banta. November 20th was selected for our Ivy Day. A successful Ivy Day celebration was made possible by the sponsor, Miss Vivian Webster. For entertainment we presented a theatrical produc- tion direct from Broadway, New York, a very delight- ful comedy, " Green Stockings " which was ably direct- ed by Miss Lola Perkins, assisted by Miss Webster. Finally, on January 20 our last festival which was Class Day. we gathered together for So, we have come to the end of our flight. For some this means the beginning of another trip through a higher land of Education; for others this marks the beginning of a non-stop flight through life. Which ever flight we take, we will be " Taking Off, Not Landing. " IS Senior Booster CLASS PLAY HARRIETT BARRICK " GREEN STOCKINGS " A. E. MASON The hum and buzz of conversation ceased. The cur- tain raised. The play was on. And what a play it proved to be. For three short hours, the audience forgot all its troubles and enjoyed itself immensely as the comedy was unfolded before its eyes. All too soon the final scene came — all too soon the curtain was rung down. Another successful class play was recorded in the annals of Manual history. The audience followed each move of the actors with breathless interest. It shared the humiliation of Vir- ginia Boyd as Celia Faraday, the " old maid " , and it glorified in her triumph in the end. Her clothes made one sit up and take notice. Colonel Smith didn ' t have a chance. And what a dashing Colonel Smith, Merle Faubion made! Who will ever forget him in that part? Geraldine Daggy as Phyllis Faraday, the sister of the " old maid " , was adorable, and John Schurmann as Honorable Robert Tarver, her sweetheart, gave a splendid performance. In our praise we can ' t forget Edward Raasch as William Faraday, Plarry Tilson as Admiral Grice, Hilery Pieper as James Raleigh, Eldon Nelson as Harry Steele, and William Fischer as Martin. Ruth May, with her powdered hair, as Mrs. Chisholm Faraday was great, and Helen Lammers as Evelyn Trenchard, the young widow, and Barbara Robinson as Madge Rockingham took their share of the honors. The gorgeous formal dresses of the girls were stunning, and the boys in tuxedos made many a feminine heart beat faster. What other results than a successful class play could be expected from such a cast ? But in our praise of such a play and such a cast, we must not forget the ones " behind the scenes. " Without the splendid coaching of Miss Lola Perkins and her assistant, Miss Vivian Webster, this class play could never have succeeded. They gave all of their time, from the day the play was chosen until its presentation, to make it one of which the January 1932 class could be proud. Back of these directors were the loyal supporters from our own Senior Class who spent much time and effort to make this play the success that it was. They deserve a good portion of our praise. While the actors were rehearsing their parts, each one of these support- ers was doing his particular task to make everything go off smoothly. Dorcas Morris, student assistant, is to be congratulated for carrying out her services so well. The stage manager, Robert Coomler, can always be depended upon to do his best, and he certainly did not fail us this time. Mildred Purdy and the property girls were invaluable in assisting the actors in making changes of costume, and in holding props. Mr. Finch and his assistants spent hours arranging the scenery and the furniture to the best advantage. Each piece of furniture, which gave the stage a cozy look, was placed in just the right position; each scene was made exactly correct. The result was very artistic, and Mr. Finch and his committees should certainly be complimented for excellent work. Senior Booster Miss Haynes and her Salesmanship II class had charge of the stunts. These were both novel and in- teresting. One was a visit by " Amos and Andy " , who came to the roll rooms and gave the pupils a " tip " to ittend " Green Stockings. " Another stunr was the hang- ing of a long line of green stockings in the lunch room with the sign " Class Play, December 10-11 " beside them. Small green flags in the ice cream further adver- tised " Green Stockings " , while nursery rhymes on the boards of the Roll Rooms also told everyone to see the class play. The advertising committee, with Miss Brady as Chairman, certainly helped to " put the play over. " They saw to it that the posters designed by students were placed in the most conspicuous places — in the street cars, theatres, and stores. Miss Baldwin had charge of costumes. The make-up, as in the past, was supervised by Miss Denny and Mr. Davis. We also owe our thanks to Mr. Winslow and his orchestra for the fine selections played by them during the play. THE CHARACTERS Colonel J. N. Smith, D. S. O Merle Faubion William Faraday, J. P Edward Raasch Admiral Grice, R. N.. Harry Tilson Hon. Robert Tarver John Schurmann James Raleigh Hilery Pieper Harry Steele Eldon Nelson Martin William Fischer Celia Virginia Boyd Evelyn Trenchard Helen Lammers Madge Rockingham Barbara Robinson Phyllis Faraday Geraldine Daggy Mrs. Chisholm Faraday Ruth May THE STAFF Director.. Miss Lola I. Perkins Assistant Director Miss Vivian L. Webster Student Assistant Dorcas Morris Technical Director Mr. Louis E. Finch Stage Manager Robert L. S. Coomler Curtain and Call Man Kenneth Manion Scenery. Phillip Fogle and Kenneth Manion Electricians ...Alfred Bernd and Robert True Stage Properties Robert McReynolds Ropes Emerson Barlow Stage Carpenters Mr. Weigler and Woodworking II Class Properties Miss Webster Assistants Mildred Purdy, Senior Speech Class, Hour I Costumes Miss Baldwin Assistants.. ..Esther Kritsch, Mildred Reimer, Virginia Glass Business .. .. ....Miss Moore Assistants.. ..Edna Spangler, Louise Roberts, Imogene Price, Dorothy Bernd, Jack Toobin, Julien Davis, Roy Wischmeyer. Advertising Miss Brady Assistants... .Frances Garrison, Lena May Lucas, Patricia Mason, Maxine Wall, Helen Shuey, Gene Baldock, William Fischer, Jack Toobin, Clar- ence Walton. Stunts Miss Haynes Assistants Salesmanship II Class {Continued on Page 20) 20 Senior Booster IVY DAY ROBERT TRUE Ivy Day ! Those two small words bring back many happy memories of our life at Manual. Foremost among these memories is the afternoon of November 20, 1931, when we, the January ' 32 class, marched down the aisles of the auditorium to participate in the traditional Ivy Day program, observed by every gradu- ating class of Manual Training High School. The success of this program was assured by the work of Miss Webster, Ivy Day sponsor, and a committee in- cluding; Clement Craig, Mae Jones, Julien Davis, Elizabeth Miller, and Dorothy Kerkoff. While we took our seats, the orchestra, directed by Mr. Winslow, played a march. On the stage our class banner, displaying the motto, " Taking Off, Not Land- ing, " was held by Dorothy Bernd who designed it. The program began with a pantomine showing the development of a student through his four years in high school. The freshmen, who were Margaret Tins- ley and Julien Davis, gazed in awe at the Ideas — scholarship, sports and activities, as they each walked passed them. These parts were taken by Louise Mon- roe, Hilery Pieper, Louise Roberts, Harold Banta, Em- erson Barlow, and John Grable. The sophomores, Paul Gerdts and Mae Jones, lifted their noses and sniffed in characteristic disdain at these same Ideas. Eldon Nelson and Dorothy Kerkhoff, as juniors, next came on the stage, with their heads buried in textbooks. As Ideas paraded before them, the juniors eagerly ex- amined all of them. Lastly, the seniors, themselves, gave several vocal, instrumental, and novelty selections. Next came the high spot of the afternoon, the real Ivy Day celebration. Kenneth Manion, our capable president, presented the Ivy to Mr. Sanders, who was acting in Mr. McComb ' s place because of the latter ' s necessary absence from the program. Mr. Sanders made a short acceptance speech on receiving the Ivy. Ken- neth next presented the silver trowel to Charles Sum- ner, June ' 32 class president, who received it with a promise to uphold all traditions connected with the Ivy vine. After the reading of the Ivy Day poem, composed by Rosa Pence, the class sang the Ivy Day song, which was written by Myrta Tilson. This concluded the for- mal program of the afternoon. The class then ad- journed to the girls ' gymnasium where the customary Ivy Day senior party was given. So was passed another memorable day ; so was left at Manual the final symbol of our love. IVY VINE Rosa Pence Ivy, we plant you here today And start you climbing on your way Up to the clear blue sky above, A symbol of everlasting love. While you are braving storm and strife, We ' re taking off on our flight of life; Though the journey long, this point we stress, We ' re off on a non-stop flight to success. Oh Ivy Vine, so small, so frail, You show the way, we cannot fail ; As v e leave you here for Auld Lang Syne, Make us worthy of thee, oh Ivy Vine. Ivy Day Song Myrta Tilson Ivy Day Brings Memories Of the years gone by ; Friendships true, that bloomed and grew, We hope they never die. Years go by, Time goes on, And we will drift apart; Here ' s some advice for you, Keep Ivy Day true In a spot deep down in your heart. {Continued from Page 19) Posters , Miss Izor, Miss Denny Assistants,. ..George Reimer, Naomi Scott, Ruth Klinge, Gene Baldock, Imogene Price. Newspapers.... Miss Hodges Assistants.. ..Amelia Ann Smith, Clement Craig, Elizabeth Miller, Margaret Tinsley. Make-up Miss Denny, Mr. Davis Prompters Kathleen Underwood, Catherine Bennett Senior Booster 21 SENIOR ATHLETICS CLEMENT CRAIG The senior athletes of the January 1932 Class have left an enviable record behind them. The cup, decorat- ed with red and white ribbons, which stands in the cen- ter corridor of the main floor speaks for the achieve- ments of the football team. Some of the athletes had a hand in the winning of the city baseball championship last year, and the basketball and track teams have made a good showing. The boys leaving are: « » Harold Bant a — No. 1 man on Moffat ' s tennis team. Won every match in which he engaged, including that with champions of the Big Ten. Spent one year on team. Walter Kahn — Two years on the football squad. A hard worker, but oh, how he hated the " laps " after practice. « » Marshall Joyce — Very seldom heard from, but played football for one year. Kenneth Man on — Speedy boy from the south side. In spite of only running one year on the track team, he managed to gather enough points for a block " M " . Always seen out in front during a track meet. Arthur Brehob — Very dependable man on Mr. Wil- liams ' s baseball team. Could always be counted on for the necessary hits. Played varsity basketball during the first of the season. He is a one year man in each of these sports. « » Robert Cooiuler — The " old reliable. " Played on Man- ual ' s football team two years in the long, long ago. In spite of his looks, he spent one year on the track team and two years on the hardwood squad. He has been athletic manager for the past two years. Alerle Fa ibion — Merle was out for football for three years and his endeavors finally culminated in receiving position as guard on the All-City High School Football Team. Vincent Masarachia — Played Kahn ' s position part of the time. Also has two years credit. Had a brother playing on Tech ' s football team but did not let it worry him. Robert McReynolds — Banta ' s team-mate on the tennis team. Played two years and received a block " M " last year. Will be seen on the court this spring. Edivard Sfrols — Another large football man. Came to Manual from the Navy. We wonder why. « » Harry Tilson — A substitute on the tennis team last year. Has hopes of becoming another Tilden since their names are so nearly identical. Paul Gerdts — One of the most athletic-minded boys at Manual. Spent four years on the baseball team and four years on the football squad. Although he did not make the varsity, he certainly had the right spirit. Kenneth Williams — Played football last year and sec- ond team basketball this year. Can be counted upon to put all the necessary fight into any basketball game in which he participates. John Grable — Not being content with three years of football service, John also spent one year on the base- ball team. Regular substitute for Cowden on the 1931 team. GOLF DAYS Fred Staggs: " Golf is pie for me. " Jack Toobin : " It must be. I see you just took another slice. 22 Senior Booster BUSINESS GIRLS— X SECTION ODD NUMBER CLUB H. Y. S. CLUB Senior Booste r 23 SPEECH ARTS CLUB HI Y CLUB MASOMA CLUB 2 1 Senior Booster ART CLUB FORUM CLUB ROINES CLUB Senior Booste r 2 SCIENCE CLUB SERVICE CLUB FRENCH CLUB 16 Senior Booster SPANISH CLUB GERMAN CLUB LATIX CLUB Senior Booster 27 GLEE CLUB RED CROSS CLUB, X AND Y RADIO CLUB 28 Senior Booster COSMOPOLITAN CLUB BUSINESS GIRLS, Y SECTION COLLECTORS CLUJ Senior Booster 2 ' »fc W. I fE ' ' - i I F L R. O. T. C. OFFICERS MANUAL BAND SENIOR ORCHESTRA i() Senior Booster f © o £?• FOOTBALL TEAM BASKETBALL TEAM Senior Booster 31 JOKES RAYMOND ADER PEP SESSION Emerson Barlow: " Why so much mail today, Mr. Postman? " Postman: Well, the National Correspondence School is having a pep meeting and they ' ve mailed each student a bonfire. " BRAIN FEVER Mr. Glass: " What! You want money? Why I gave you five dollars yesterday. " Virginia: " Yes, but I bought a new hat with it. " Mr. Glass: " Good heavens! Does money always go to your head like that? " CORRECT Mr. Wright: " What four words do pupils use most? " John Grable: " I don ' t know, sir. " Mr. Wright: " Correct. " OH, DOCTOR! Harry Tilson: " But what ' s this extra item of ten dollars on my operation bill? " Doctor: " That ' s for my glasses — I lost them some- where while I was operating. " T ONE EYE OPEN Doctor: " Do you sleep with your mouth open? " Harriett Barrick: " I ' ve never noticed, but I ' ll look tonight when I ' m asleep. " ▼ BIG SHOT Chester Bowles: " Yes, I ' m a big gun at school now. " Father: " Well then, I ' d like to hear some better reports from now on. " I DON ' T KNOW Lawyer: " Are you sure he is the man who stole your car? " Harry Meyers: " After your cross examination, I ' m not sure I had a car. " VOLUNTEERS Lieut. Fogle: " What would you do if the appeal came for volunteers? " Private Coomler: " I would step aside and let the volunteers pass. " SHE KNOWS Minnie Haynes: " Do you know Bob proposed to me last night? " Mildred Purdy: " Yes? Doesn ' t he do it beauti- fully? " ▼ SCOTCH Harry Harris (hoping for free advice) : " Doctor, what should I do for a sprained ankle? " Doctor (a Scot) : " Limp! " ▼ KILLING TIME " Miss Pence will be down as soon as she changes her dress. Won ' t you have a newspaper to read while you are waiting? " Boy Friend: " No, better bring me a three-volume novel. " DUMB Clara Heath: ' What are you doing with that red lantern? " Harold Banta: " I just found it. Some foolish per- son left it beside a hole in the road. " BROKEN Salesman: " No, we can ' t take a victrola back after the customer has had it a year. Is there anything wrong with it? " Scot: " Aye — the needle ' s broken. " FOOTBALL WALTER Elizabeth Miller: " Can you tell me the name of the Dean of this school? " Walter Kahn: " Naw, I ' m just a football player here. " RADIO BUG Gene Baldock: " I don ' t like the tone of your radio. " Clement Craig: " That ' s no radio; it ' s our washing machine. 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