Emporia State University - Sunflower Yearbook (Emporia, KS)

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Departmental Clubs . . . . . . 62 jaiaacgudian THERE HAS been a question raised in many schools this year-shall we have a yearbook during the war? And immediately we have an- swers from the four corners of the United States. Good paper is more and more difficult to obtain. Flash bulbs have been frozen. School enrollments have de- creased. Films are rationed on the basis of last years purchases. Prices are high- er. Money should be spent only for necessities for the duration. LL THIS is discouraging- but would we be more patriotic not to have a year- book? Definitely, no! Education is defense. We need to get young peOple into our schools, and the yearbook is a good publicity agent. An important function at every war service training school is the publishing of the yearbook of the graduat- ing class. When Uncle Sam- mie sees a real need for dis- continuing yearbooks, he Will let us know. ' Here is your first issue. Take care of it until you have a cover to bind it. DECEMBER -1942 Editors ERMA CRAWFORD HELEN HENCHEL Staff Writers PEG LOU WICHERT VELNA STOUT GEORGE SCANLAN RUTH CHITTY LEONARD BARRINGTON Cartoons ROBERT PRESTON and HELEN HENCHEL Advisor GEORGE H. PHILLIPS ISSUED THREE TIMES DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR AS THE OFFICIAL YEARBOOK OF THE STUDENTS The Kansas State Teachers College Emporia, Kansas 6 WWWW W V' W" ".m- w VM- '; ' w, ' : I I at r; r:'- , " ' '. " .. : . -::-: Imus M'J'..AEM'MAIW , v My .m V's w r- 'WW . M099" ' O I r. .9245 .v v.: x,yrgh' K: t , mm. 9-7:- $ . M www.s- I-N-A' - ."w ??H- .3-mm W 42mm pioneea ta College HIRTY YEARS ago, in 1913, Thomas W. Butcher became the eighth presi- dent of the Kansas State Normal School which is now the Kansas State Teachers College of Emporia. President Butcher is a true pioneer who trudged into Kansas in the wake of a prairie schooner when eleven years old. Coming with his par- ents from Illinois, his eXperience in the sunflower state began in a sod dugout in Phillips County. itThere were years? said President Butcher, iiwhen, because of frontier conditions, I was not in school at all? But our president was undaunted. At the age of twenty he entered what is now Friends University at Wichita. Later he transferred to the University of Kansas where he graduated with an A. B. degree in 1894. In 1904 he received a masters degree from Harvard University, and in 1908 he entered the University of Berlin. EFORE BECOMING a college president, President Butcher taught several years in rural district schools and in high schools. Then in 1913, President Butcher took the responsibility of guiding the Kansas State Normal School to years of greater achievements. The year 1928 looms as a bright milestone on the road of progress and was the realization of our presidentis most cherished dream for our college. That year the Kansas State Teachers College was included in the Col- lege and University Association of Col- PresiJent by Helen Henehel leges and Secondary Schools. Many honors have come to our president during his thirty years here . . . from winning a shiny milk pail with a red ribbon in a milking contest at Miller Brothersi 101 Ranch to being district governor for the Twelfth District of the Rotary Interna- tional in 1924 and 1925. President Butcher is a well-known speaker through- out the state. He has delivered many commencement addresses and has been a guest speaker for numerous occasions. He was a guest instructor at the Univer- sity of Chicago for four summer sessions. A man of reserve and dignity, Presi- dent Butcher has shouldered the adminis- trative burden of our college for three decades. Behind his office doors, he has carried on the business which coordinates . a complex institution into a smooth-func- tioning 2hall of learning? LIVING IN this world of combat between freedom and military dictatorship, we are grateful to have known a man of true democratic principle, to have come in close contact with a pioneer who has been a leader in progress. N ow in recognition of a faithful president, the editors, in be- half of the students, take this Opportunity to congratulate President Butcher for his thirty years of efficient service. We shall regret the departure of one who has shown us that he meant that oft-repeated message to his students-iiThis is your school; enjoy yourselves? continue to serve wisely the state of Kansas and Em- poria State Teachers College until the in-. auguration of the new governor, Andrew W. Schoeppel, on January 15. UUVLA 1101' ruyue Rhtller Will a 1m; . .:: . .A . .e lv I.?TK 'Y v l -, . . . 1.: 'h " . . t g! - N ' t . . .- ...A'. w.- .--. . A. h , . av . '3 . "?tW'Y' aewm-m -..wmvgu-mw o? 93'?" - ;' .2 R3. 't..;.f.-.j.v.. .' . .. . ... ........ . . . . . .' 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The speaker was an upperelassman, address- Chairman, Ottawa; Hubert Brighton, Secretary, Topeka; Mrs, Donald Lester McCoy, Garden City; Muir, Anthony; lstandingl Miss Katherine Moot, Secretary to Mr. Brighton; W. T. Markham, T0- peka; Drew McLaughlin, Paola; and Oscar Stauf- fer, Topeka. Faculty .. 'Zfau Gd 10 Know 7lzem . . foe WJ $1444an 7lteilz 40144 'Zfeaad d Gallege ing a group of wide-eyed freshmen. Joe College, the greener-looking individual who was standing alone, resolved that he would apply himself, and that the course in Scurvy tmeis that what the fellow had called it-would prove instrumental in helping him to decide on his lifeis voca- tion. This had" been a hectic week. The ordeal of enrollment and the first day of classes had now passed into the oblivion of occasional nightmares. This was Fri- day; the annual Campus Walk sponsored Miss Maude E. Minrow, Dean of Women, enjoys being with iimy girlsii and is always happy to have the college women bring both their sorrows and their joys in to her office for a. little chat. by the Yis was in progress, but tomorrow the freshman tests would be completed. At five oiclock the next afternoon Joe finished the last of his tests, raised his weary self from the chair in Room 319, and carried his tests to the examineris desk. Joe was tired. His knowledge of reading, iriting, and irithmetic, as well as his personality and social comprehension knowledge was thoroughly tested to ac- quaint the faculty with his ability, per- sonality, and intellect. Jovial David L. MacFarlane, Dean of Men, is known all over the state for his good sense of humor, his love for sea food, and his Scotch jokes. He is ever a champion of the college students. GIRL taha! romance enters the scenel had finished her tests a few minutes previously and Joe lengthened his stride to catch up with her and ask tbecause it seemed the logical way to Open a conver- sationl what she thought of those en- trance tests. Well, they werenit so bad she guessed, but very long and rather bor- ing. He asked about her course and she replied that she was working for a life certificate. But that did not answer his own mental queries so he mentally re- viewed his own schedule. Comparison of schedules revealed that she was enrolled in Freshman Survey-yes she was sure it was Survey, not scurvyaand her rhetoric teacher was Dr. Everett Rich, who was writing a biography of the Sage of Kan- sas, William Allen White. Sheid be tak- ing Speech I from Dr. George R. R. Pflaum-who had such a cute goatee that she wished that she were a speech major sometimeahygiene from C. K. Turner, Dr. E. R. Barrett is the austere-looking gentleman who frightens all freshman English majors into submission. It is only after three years in the de- partment that students realize his bark is worse than his bite. 8 methods from Miss Jenny Williams, and sight-singing from Miss Eileen Kelly. She liked college fine, and what else was he taking? He was a math major, he ex- plained, and would take college algebra and analytical geometry from Tucker, who throws chalk into the waste basket in a treacherous manner and talks so fast that it is hard to keep up with him. Then, of course, he was taking the required freshmen coursesarhetoric from Owen, Speech I from Kayser, and survey. He thought enrollment had been haphazard and unorganized, but Dr. 0. J . Peterson, head of the math department, his advisor, had been helpful, and he thought college was going to be fun. Her name? Well, she laughed, sheid thought it was simply Betty Coed, but since Dean Maude Min- row, dean of women, had asked her to make sure it was not Elizabeth she was not so certain. She was living at the dorm though, and yes, she would like to see- His name? Joe College. Yes, Betty would like to see J oe again, and if he felt the same way, why the dorms telephone number was 95. OMORROW CAME and went along with such personages as Charles 0. Haskell and Dr. Ray C. Maul, survey co-ordina- tors. Dr. M. Wesley ROper, and Dr. S. D. Mock, Clark Jackson, and H. Francis James, Miss Edna McCullough, and Miss Ruth V. Simpson, all appeared in survey classes and explained the whys and whereforeis of their departments. Dr. F. L. Gilsonis lecture on the importance of speech in the deve10pment of an esthetic appreciation of the finer things in life strengthened Bettyis determination to re- main at Emporia State and specialize in speech training. But money was an im- portant obstacle. She asked Miss Ina Borman, head of N . Y. A. employment on the campus, to help her obtain a job in one of the offices. With the help of Miss Borman, science teacher in the Labora- tory School, she obtained a position in the Publicity Office, clipping and filing in- formation about students for their home- town newspapers. A. D. Schmutz is a mild-man- nered, smiling organist and harmony teacher who has written and published a num- ber of beautiful compositions. Everett Rich has made a name for himself in Kansas and in the nation as author of the recently-published ttWilliam Allen White, the Man from Emporia? S. J. Turille, assistant profes- sor of commerce, impresses students and faculty alike with his businesslike, efficient ways. ETTY ATTENDED the course in Fresh1 man lectures and mastered the itblue rulesii-in at ten, light out at eleven- thirty, windows closed when heat is on, dates are to be had only on week-ends, two girls to a room-as Dean Minrow ex- plained the Opportunities for social life on the campus, and Dean D. L. MacFar- lane, dean of men, discussed the ever- popular iimenfi Football season was on and J 0e had to wear his little green iiK" cap. The day the freshmen attempted to walk up the main walk the K club had dumped Joe into the fishpond, and he had gone into Miss Mary Harrisonis introductory Span- ish class dripping wet, leaving footprints in the halls of the Administration Build- ing. On their first Homecoming, Joe asked Betty t0 the Homecoming Ball. They discovered the terrace 0n the Stu- dent Union and danced gayly t0 the music of Lee Johnsonts band, and for a few hours forgot impending nine-weekis tests. WEEKS FOLLOWED and leaves fell, along with hOpes for iiAii averages. Both Betty and Joe were in the tenth decile when the results of the Freshman En- trance Tests were compiled by Dr. Henry Schrammel, head of the Educational Measurements Department. They man- aged to keep their grades up by refrain- ing from cutting Miss Vida L. Askewis classes and not saying the donitii in the astute presence of Dr. E. R. Barrett, head of the English Department and co-author of the Barrett-Ryan test, known and "loved" throughout this section of the country. Second semester brought bas- ketball and track to the fore. J 0e, a let- terman in basketball, wrote short notes to Betty when he was out of town for games -letters that reached her after his re- turn to the campus. Coach Paul Kutnink didnit object, as long as his side line ac- tivities didnit interfere with his court ac- tions. Clark Jackson is the happy-looking industrial arts instructor who thinks that iia woman is only a woman, but a, good cigar is a smoke? 10 Betty was taking elementary general mathematics from A. W. Philips and it took Joe many long hours to show her 5-4ths of a whole. The hours spent in Philipsi classes resulted in frequent colds because he had to have fresh air. But Joe dwarfed her miniature problems when he eXplained that Tucker could add 2 and 3 and get 7eand that it was mathe- matically correct. Enrolling in fencing under Dr. Harold M. Priest, Betty learned to lunge and tire- pose," to counter-attack and to parry. She tried out for Splash Club, and under the direction of Miss Dorothy Boynton, learned formation swimming and sports- manship in water sports. OE HAD PLAYED a horn in the high school band and at the beginning of his second year he enrolled in the Emporia State Band, under Orien Dalley, enthusiastic conductor of both college band and orches- tra. Hours of practice in Music Hall and exercises in formation drills 0n the foot- ball team increased Joeis amazement of his own music and appreciation of the other. The twilight band concerts were initiated at Dr. Orville J . Borchers, sug- gestion while Joe was a member of the band. Loafing in the Hornets nest, talking to Norman H. Eppink after enrollment was completed for first semester his s0ph0- more year, J 0e met Betty, and discovered that she had changed her course to com- plete a B. S. in Education in 1943 with a speech major. Now, she commented, she had her groups to fill and would have to take a modern language and some sociol- ogy. J 0e suggested that she take German because he had heard that it was a snap under Aiken, and anyway, sheid probably enjoy his lectures on Texas folk-lore. But Betty knew that Charles Boyer was French, and since French was the lan- guage of romance she enrolled in ele- mentary French from Dr. Minnie Miller. Her French report in the Modern Lan- guage Office later on in the semester gave her many sleepless nights and she wished she had taken biological science from Frank U. Agrelius and C. F. Gladfelter to fill a science group rather than a language group. .................................... .............. tLefti W. B. Ross, besides being head of the His- tory Department, has been in charge of the Regis- traris Office for the past twenty years, tRighti Miss Ruth V. Simpson guides in the paths of right- eousness all the college women interested in being domestic. 11 Dr. Luil rates just after God and Roosevelt to the children in the Laboratory School. For that mat- ter, even college students. in the Education Depart- ment stand in awe of him. 12 HE SECOND YEAR Joe ventured into Science Hall, where he became some- what acquainted with physics as treated by Dr. S. W. Cram, an ardent applicant of the lever principle-with a fishing rod. Here he learned the general principles in- volved in mechanics, sound, and heat, and failed to assimilate the knowledge regard- ing the Wilson Cloud Chamber. Betty was taking psychology and even the eXplanations by the dignified Puri- tanic Ed Geldreich 0f the synapse, rod and cone principle of color blindness, and Pavlovts experiment with the dog to de- termine conditioned and unconditioned responses failed to help her understand the co-ordinated workings of the human mind and the human body. T WAS THE next semester that Betty and Joe attended the funeral services held for the library. The legislature had ap- prOpriated $250,000 for a new library and with great pomp and ceremony the Stu- dent Council had sponsored a wake to celebrate the occasion. Betty and J 0e still study in the poorly lighted, stuffy library -priorities, you know. Betty didntt enjoy the party as much as she should have. Her course in prin- ciples of geography from Guy A. Buzzard was worrying her as she tried to learn the geographical situations that produce great cities, when, as she eXplained it to Joe, all Buzzard points out to us is the end of his finger and- Joe needed a job, so he; approached Dean MacFarlane, dean of men, history teacher and news commentator tfrequent references to Scotch ancestors included at no extra casteprices for bag-pipe con- certs furnished upon requestL He got the job, sweeping out Albert Taylor Hall at five otclock in the morning under the supervision of oneof the schools many janitors. Betty was working in the general office C. P. Baber, head librarian, helped make the plans for the new library which we have not been al- lowed to build on account of material shortages. But we have not given up hOpe. under R. G. Cremer as switchboard oper- ator this semester and as she pinch-hitted for the other secretaries occasionally she decided that her shorthand could be im- proved and audited a course in shorthand taught by Miss Adelaide Kauzer and took typing from S. J. Turille. She joined the Commerce Club-meetings sparkled by Vic Hiett jokes. She was taking stage- craft from R. Russel Porter and spent long tiring hours backstage creating scen- ery for Gilson Player productions. ITH SO MANY activities to occupy their time the sephomore year passed quickly, and after Joe and Betty had promised to write often and to return in September they bade each other good- bye. Betty worked in the local bank dur- ing the summer and J 0e followed the har- vest, both eager to earn enough money to send themselves back to school. Summer passed and with it the peace that America had cherished. A crisis with Japan was impending. Soldiers were in training and troops were being conscripted. Joe enlisted in the Naval Reserve V-7 and came back to school to begin a more comprehensive study of physics and mathematics under able masters of the sometimes absent mind. Betty was made a member of the Gil- son Players, begotten by Dr. F. L. Gilson, head of the Speech Department and author of the beloved little red speech text. This was the event of Bettyis junior year. The Gilson Players! Gilson plays, including assistant directing 0f the tradi- tional Freshman Play, kept Bettyis time occupied and Joe was busy with his ac- tivities as a sergeant in the pre-induction army of Vie Trusler. HE TIME Betty and Joe had together came less and less as the weeks went by. One afternoon when J 0e strolled into Dr. F. L. Gilson, head of the Speech Department, will long be remembered in the state as the origi- nator of the Gilson Players. 'He. is always ready and Willing to help plan and present. pageants and plays in small communities in the state. Dr. Minnie M. Miller, head of the Foreign Lan- guages Department, livens her. classes with first- hand accounts of intriguing foreign countries. 13 14 tLefti Dr. Edwin J. Brown is one of the most versatile men on the campus. His interests include e.very- thing from poetry to professionail baseball. He and Mrs. Brown are seen often sponsoring all-schooll parties. tAbovei Dr. H. E. Schramu mel expounds one of his theories in his vigorous. way. His chief inter- ests in life are tests and his dog. tLefti Dr, M. Wesley Roper, head of the Sociology Department, is a much-envied faculty member. He has the most interesting experiences -and all under the title of ttSociou logical Experimentation? OPPOSITE PAGE: tLefti Dr. S. Winston Cram, head of the Physics Department, has been busy receiv- ing rattles: from students and pass- ing out cigars since the birth of his baby. tRighti Dr. J. W. Breukel- man is a lucky man. He has per- mission from the state to shoot any kind of bird, in or out of season. He is a friend and protector of non- poisonous snakes. the art gallery he found Betty admiring the paintings done by the art professors of the school. Norman R. Eppinkis func- tional art looked well on paper, they de- cided, but H. Francis J amesi nature paint- ings were noteworthy. iiI like Cullerfi Betty said, iibecause, the mural in the Hornets Nest is so true to life, and he sponsored it, you know? As they walked out of the Art Gallery they heard someone in the auditorium and slipped into the balcony to see who was playing the organ. A. D. Schmutz was playing several of his own compositions and arrangements. Betty and J oe listened silently for a time and then quietly slipped out into the rotunda. Betty had to go in and see Miss Ethel Melendy about working in the Bursaris office next se- mester and Joe hurried down to W. D. Rossis office to check on his credits as the registrar had them recorded. . ECEMBER CAME and with it Pearl Har- bor. But college life continued-not as usual. Second semester found a severe drop in enrollment and Betty was without a job on the campus. She applied for a job down town and was given a position as cashier at the Granada theater. Betty arranged her courses so that she would have her afternoons free. She en- rolled in advanced general sociology un- 15 G. A, Buzzard petri'fies his geography students by pointing an outstretched finger at them and de- manding an answer. 16 der Dr. C. E. Arnett. A sportsman and a hunter, his practical democracy and his imitation of a drooling idiot interested Betty in the sociological field, and she de- cided to do more work in the same vein next semester. Joe enrolled in industrial arts. His first eXperiences in the shOp were not as treacherous as he had suspected they would be. Other than learning to con- centrate in the noise that saturated the basement of the Administration Building he learned to use a saw properly and to Operate an electric power saw. But most important of all he met Clark L. Jackson, who is the kind of a fellow who believes iia woman is only a woman, but a good cigar is a smoke? Betty, feeling that home economics might come in handy someday, enrolled in a clothing course from Miss Ruth Simpson and learned how to turn a neat seam and put collars on dresses correctly. From Miss Helen Clark she learned more than how to boil water without scorching it. Through her work in the Home Eco- nomics Department Betty became ac- quainted with the principles involved in making a success of later life in regard to the home and the family. CHEMISTRY was Greek to J oe who ex- plored it under the careful guidance of Dr. Blackman, who kept him and other unknowing freshmen from confusing H20 with H2804. It was in the chemis- try department that J oe learned to disre- gard unusual sounds and repugnant odors and to continue his eXperiments to be re- garded in his chemistry notebook tto be sold at. a later date to some less indus- trious pupiD. Betty and Joe found their interests mergedejust this once?ein the music field. Betty took a few voice lessons from Robert Taylor but decided that member- ship in the Symphonic Chorus under the direction of Dr. Orville J. Borchers was Dr. L. E. Blackman is the man who sponsors all the funny-looking gadgets and the horrible smells in the chemistry room. sufficient to satisfy her love of music. J 0e joined the chorus, too, and together they sang in the spring presentation of the ttElijahii when Richard Bonelli was guest baritone, and Dr. Borchers forgot to call roll the night they both skipped practice. At the close of the junior year J 0e was elected to the Student Council by the United Students political party as Vice- president. Working on the Bulletin Joe became acquainted with George H. Phil- lips, publicity director of the campus and faculty advisor 0f the college publications. Heis like the girl with the curl tand he does have nice wavy hairi who ttwhen she was good, she was very very good, and when she was bad, she was horrid? tIt is obvious that I am not enrolled in his New English classj itVicii Trusler has as much fun running his obstacle course as the boys in military training classes. And we have heard rumors that he can get around faster than the fellows. SENIOR YEAR came around and education courses became pre-requisites. Dr. H. G. Lull helped them to eXplain the present. crisis by telling of the lack of ingenuity in American youth. One day in class he side- slipped into a condemnation of classical languagesepage Miss Theresa Ryan! Betty took her practice teaching in Roosevelt High School under the direction of Dr. H. E. Dewey and under the super- vision. of Miss Kayser. Her curriculum course from Dr. Dale Zeller proved more interesting than Betty had hoped it could be and a personal friendship developed between the two, spiced by Dr. Zelleris in- teresting conversations about her numer- ous trips and a private showing of her un- usual old-fashioned jewelry collected through the years. Miss Edna McCullough has charge of every girl in school three hours a week for her first two years. She is head of the Woments Physical Education Department. .-. ..':' '5' ...... Dr. 0. J. Peterson, head of the Math Depart- ment, teaches the kind of astronomy which isnit learned in the Rock Garden. He is helping little would-be army and navy offi- cers learn the value of ffXJi H, Francis James, artist and art teacher, is an exponent of the realistic type of art. His students soon realize his love for tapestries, vases, and authentic period furniture. 18 ETTY went in for debate in earnest her senior year. Turning to debate the first semester she tried for the collegiate debate team and made it. With George R. R. Pflaum driving his little car and eating pearsi and her colleague they trav- eled through the mid-west to Win their fair share of tournaments. It was the trip to Arkansas that they enjoyed most When Dr. Pflaum took time out to go hunting for Indian relics. Bettyis elec- tion to Pi Kappa Delta completed an al- most perfect year. Her interest in de- bate led her into the field of social science and she enrolled in a course in European History from Dr. Mosher-the one With the b0ys-who plays both tennis and the Violin. An addition to the Mosher clan in the early part of the first semester made Dr. Mosher miss his first History and Government picture for the Sunflower in many years. Joe was stressing world affairs in his schedule to prepare himself to be an offi- t ,-,-.;.: f . . 'x-l- l " n.'. .' l'- .' .514-0n43-gww '-'.:-'-:-:. It. .i . nu . -.- I'..-Z'r.'i :'-'--t .,. . ,2. . '.. 3'9??? VT, A A "i'duqxixofrfazgg $51.71 ' t i a - .. , O Dr. Orville J. Borchers is a business mana- ger, publicity agent and ardent student of the physics of music as well as director of the Music Hall. His tipet peeveti is the 'stu- dent who wants to play softball in the Music Hall lobby. cer and a gentleman in the Navy and turned his attention to government and international relations. It was Dr. Mockis fascinating dissertations on the Treaty of Parise-and Parisian women-that made J oe eager to invade the continent. Classes, and class room activities, clubs and departmental functions, social life, and more than any other single factor the meeting of faculty and administration as friends and co-workers, not as aloof per- sonalities to be feared or tolerated, helped Betty and J oe widen their knowledge and broaden their fields of interest. . NE NOVEMBER afternoon before Thanksgiving vacation the two re- ceived a summons to come to the presi- dentis office. Miss Bea Hoover showed them into the office of the executive and while they stood there with shaking knees, and trembling lips, Joe slipped his handi into Bettyis. The presidentis cordial smile and friendly greeting put them at ease and when President Thomas W. Butcher told them that they had been selected to be members of the national collegiate tiWhots Whoii they felt lifted into the realms of the world renowned. He offered them his sincere congratulations and as Betty and Joe were walking down the main walk and had recovered from shock, Betty whispered that prexy was a pretty swell fellow. J oe agreed, because a busy execu- tive whose time was filled with official duties and whose thoughts were filled with administrative responsibilities, who would take time out to congratulate per- sonally students for bringing distinction to the college would come under anybodyis heading of ttall-rightit guy. From the Board of Regents when they arrived home, Betty and J oe each found a letter in the same vein as the presidents congratulations. The nine men, and one woman, organized by Governor Ratner on a non-political basis, whose word is law in regard to operative procedure of the state schools in Kansas, stressed the honor they had brought to themselves and the school by their admission to the ttWhois Who in Colleges and Universities? ND BETTY is wearing a diamond since the twosome have been studying Reciprocal Astronomy in the Rock Gar- den, under the supervision of the night watchman, Bill Davis. 19 -.;.;-:-: :.;- :.--:.:.h:f.'fn:u .-.;;'.;;;:::;2; - "-' ..:-:-: '4:- ............. ..... ....... ....... .......................... ................................................. ........ ...... .............. -.-.-:.. ...-.; . V ........................... 359:3 . ''''''''''' --------------- - av. . . c:c- The smile under the hat belongs to Coach F. G. ttFranii Welch. He is the man who snug- gles into his top coat and paces up and down the line at the football game. Paul E. Kutnink tinseti worries through the football season just in time to take up ser- . ious work with the basketball squad. The most worried-looking man at the basketball Ii game-thatis Kutnink. We donit know what Scanlan knows about football, but he insists he played in high school; so we take it for granted that his technical-sounding phrases will meet with by George Scanlan the approval of the coaches and the players. 20 Hornet Keeps its Sting TO BUILD a football team around five returning lettermen and twenty-three freshmen in a squad of forty-one is a mammoth task for any coach. Yet, this was the job Which faced Head Coach F. G. tiFranii Welch as he Viewed the 41 men Who turned out on those hot, dusty days last fall to begin training for the 1942 football season. Lead by co-captains Cur- tis Fischer and Bernard Taylor, the re- turning lettermen gave Coach Welch three backs, one end, and a center. Many of the additional men Who had turned in 3 ' ------ -. '-' era: 'Z:Z:.: 5;. .;2;. ...: ..:,,;... 1. ..... . ..;.:.j.:.'.;; ................. 54.34:?1.5.3.552 ' i- . ' - - - - -.":-. ----- .............. ;.;.;.' . . . . . , ' -:-.-:- :::: ;-:-:-;-' ;:-:-:; FRONT ROW: Burns, Peters, Hurt, Campbell, Chodrick, Calvert, Sattler. Groberg, White, SEC- OND ROW: Fischer, Taylor, Knox, Thompson, Allen, Robinson, Bayless, Lemeshaw, Volberg, Dick, .,:,:.::-:-:;., ................... their suits at the end of spring training were now playing on a greater team for a greater glory. From this beginning grew the Hornets 0f i112, deveIOping the famed razzle dazzle plays of Coach Welch into the equally famed hornet sting. Eight foes, not one of them the pro- verbial iipush over? lay ahead of the Hornet squad. 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N SEPTEMBER 26, the men headed north to meet the Centaurs of the Cavalry Replacement Center at Fort Riley, Kansas. Balanced around the quar- terbacking and broken field running of Bernard Taylor, the team lined up with Marvin Bayless at the ttsnapper backii post, flanked by Warren Dick and Gerald White at left and right guard, respec- tively. Holding down the tackle posts were Eldon Scharff and Wallace Robin- son. On the wings were Les Thompson and Curtis Fischer at right and left end. The fullback spot was held by Sam Knox, left half by Bud Foster, and right half by Dale Bowlin. However, the army team, sparked by Benny Sheradan and backed with former stars of the gridiron proved too much for the green Hornet team and the final score read 39 to 14 with the army on the larger end. Coach Welch played all 38 of the traveling squad in this game, thereby allowing them to gain much needed eXperience for the coming Washburn game. The Ichabods from the State Capital invaded the Hornet stadium on October 3. and found the Welchmen ready with only a few minor changes in the lineup. "Tuf- fyii Allen had taken over left guard while 24 as the rest of' the team battled to keep his path clear. McGee had come in at quarterback, shift- ing Taylor to left half. In this first C. I. C. game, the Hornets proved their prow- ess. They held the upper hand through- out the game, making 14 first downs to the Ichabodsi 4 and rolling 160 yards by rushing to 90 for the heroes of ttSleepy Hollow? Both Emporia State counters came in the final period and Tayloris 75 yard run back of a Washburn punt for a touchdown brought the cheering sections to their feet. When the final gun sound- ed, ttSilent Joel, pealed out a 12 t0 0 via- tory for Emporia. 1r WAS interesting to note that some of the Emporia State players in this game were former stars of the Washburn coach when he coached at Colby. With two weeks to work, the Hornet squad began, with grim determination, to prepare for the Homecoming skirmish with the Moundbuilders of Southwestern on October 17. The Builders came to the Emporia campus with a record of having never had their goal line crossed in three games. The game played on a muddy field proved to be a contest of fumbles. Emporiais lone counter came on a 67 yard run by Taylor on a lateral twhich inci- dentally bounced once on the ground be- fore the Emporia State back clutched iti. Although the game ended in a 6 t0 6 tie, the score did not reveal the true facts of the game. Emporia outplayed their larg- er Opponents throughout the game, mak- ing 13 first downs t0 the Buildersi 4 and gaining 193 yards by rushing While the Builders 10st 11. The one ray of sun- shine on that damp field was the crown- ing of Miss Erma Crawford as Home- coming Queen during the half of the game. The following week, October 24, the Hornets made their bi-annual trip to Hays to assist the Fort Hays Tigers in celebrating their homecoming. The squad traveled Without Les Thompson and Charley Martin, Who were absent because of injuries. The Hornets, however, threw cold water on the Tiger festivities With a 40 to O defeat. There are usually side- lights on the football trips. The Hays trip was no exception. The boys seemed to have trouble eating Chow Mein at a Chinese restaurant in Junction City. Robinson tso the boys sayi courted a girl on the train and Marvin Bayless gallantly carried a girls suitcase off the train at Ellis only to discover that he had forgot- ten to get her name and address. On Goblin Day, October 31, the Hast- ings, Nebraska, Broncos came south in an attempt to avenge last years 33 to 12 de- feat at the Hornet hands. The Welchmen had other ideas and the final score read tiEmporia 33, Hastings 20? G. 10 go 3a 7ft 5:9 70 34:9 10 G- $ J'L wib e 3 agrmrwzf PE WW kw. 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The fellows who make them in- $.22 L i4 5o 30 I0 Cr sist they can interpret them. This is Harry Levin- sonis version of the Pittsburg-Emporia State game. 25 1:15:33; .;.;.;. ....... . . .'.'.'n' . 33: t . :- :-:-;;:;.;.;.;.;.3: ,,,, ...................... ................... '33$:1:1:::3:5:1:1:i- . - ----------- ................. ........... -.;.;.-.-.;.;. .... ":vf-z-z: ----- .:.;.;.;t;.:.:.:.. :1:2;i;.:.;l;.;.;.j-: 42:29:? 2 ................. ............... .4 ................ ......... 44-33:? ?'?f-zi'- '''''''''''''' 232-5329;? v .l.-,:.'.:.:.-. :13 1. .... :-:1:-:-:-:-:-,-:-:-:.:- '-.-:-:.:-:- -------- . :':S::fx;::;: .... ' 5.i.3:?:3.i.1;-: -:-:-:-:-:-.- 1+:- ........................ "155. .3:1:1:1:i:-:1:3:'-. 5.3.... -.:.-.-.-..:.n:. x:-:-: .............. 32:33. ?'-:-;-;.-:-:- ...... ........... 3-2-2111".- ;.;. :.':':':':':'.':H ............. 1TH FIVE down and three yet to go the Emporia State squad girded their loins for the annual battle with the Shockers of Wichita University. On No- vember 7 , the men mounted the train for the Wichita game. By dressing on the train they arrived only slightly late. Again playing on a muddy field, the Hor- net machine bogged down to the tune of 27 to 6. This was another non-league loss for the Hornets. Whether one is superstitious or not, Friday the 13th is still an unlucky day. It proved doubly so on this November 13 when the Hornets met St. Benedictis. By losing this game they lost all chances of winning first place in the league. The Hornets just couldnt seem to ifclickii that night. The game ended 33 to 6 with the Hornets carrying the lighter number. For their last game of the season, Em- poria tangled with the Gorillas from the State Teachers College at Pittsburg. On November 21, the Hornets met the Pittsburg Gorillas in an attempt to force the league leading Pitt team into a tie for first place with St. Benedictis. A strong push in the first quarter caught the Hor- nets off guard and the Gorillas rolled up 13 points. Then the Hornet line tight- ened and the rest of the game moved back and forth on a muddy field without score. .26 ----------- .;:.I-':' .2. , -'.$I;I;Z:.. The 3K3 Club assembled with tri- umphant smiles and poised paddles when the freshman men who had violated a 3K3 Club rule by dating freshman women performed for the crowd at the Hastings-Emporia State game. The final gun rang down the curtain on the 1942 season with the Hornets trailing 13 to O. THUS ENDED the 1942 season of the Em- poria State team. By far the out- standing player on the Hornet squad this year was Co-captain Bernard Taylor. The broken field running of this Hornet back and his cool-headed quarterbacking kept Emporia in the running when it seemed useless to try further. The hats of Emporia State are off to you, Taylor. From his post behind the line, Co-cap- tain Curtis Fischer many times seemed to be the only Emporia defense. In the Wichita game, especially, he was all over the field and seemed to be in almost every Emporia State tackle. Taylor and Fischer, along with two other regulars, find graduation ringing down the curtain on their football careers at Emporia. The other two men are Mar- Vin Bayless, center; and Charlie Martin, end. As for the other 37 men on the squad, no one can predict how many will return when the Fall of 43 rolls around. Most of these boys are in reserves or will be in reserves. Their future depends upon Uncle Sam. OOKING UP from the playing field we see the other side of this great game -the side of the spectator. Outstanding features included the traditional flag rais- ing ceremonies, aided this year by a mili- tary guard of honor from the boys in the military reserve training classes. The college band, under the direction of Orien Dalley, took over the ttfifteen minute intermissionsi, between halves of the home games and provided brilliant spectacles of marching and music. They assisted in the coronation of the Home- coming Queen during the Southwestern game, and between periods of the Hast- ings game they formed an A for the Army, an M for the Marines, and an N for the Navy While playing the songs of these three branches. Sigma Pi Sigma, girls pep organiza- tion, aided cheerleaders Laura Tucker, Mavis Richardson, Betty Long, and Marie Shaver in keeping up the pep Of a de- pleted student body. If this be the last football season for the duration of the war, it has been a great, if not a completely successful, sea- son. When once again the Hornets take to the field you may be sure that the Hor- net sting Will still be present. The Hor- net may have his wings clipped, but he Will never lose his sting. Central Conference Standings Emporia State Football Scores, 1942 Fort Riley C. R. T. C. . . . . . . . 39 Washburn . . . . . . . . . . . 0 Southwestern . . . . . . . . . . 6 Fort Hays . . . . . . . . . . . 0 Hastings . . . . . . . . . . . . 20 Wichita . . . . . . . . . . . . 27 St. Benedictis . . . . . . . . . . 33 Pittsburg . . . . . . . . . . . 13 W L T Pts. 35s. Pittsburg . . . . 5 O O 64 6 St. Benedictis 4 1 O 120 25 Emporia State . 2 2 1 64 52 Southwestern . . 2 2 1 49 39 Washburn . . . 1 4 O 27 100 Fort Hays . . 0 5 O 19 120 Emporia State . . . . . . . . . 14 Emporia State . . . . . . . . . 12 Emporia State . . . . . . . . . 6 Emporia State . . . . . . . . . 4O Emporia State . . . . . . . . . 33 Emporia State 6 Emporia State 6 Emporia State 0 Heis: over the line for a touchdown! 27 6kg Sfqut Council in Vite; ?rivafe gfo race gig rqro ve f0 cuffmJ flag annual gfomecominq 97a; fivities 0f Emporia State 6U Quest of gfonor choher 15-16-17, 194:2 a H0? ME? Gee whiz! Just think! W Me, Private Horace Hargrove, guest of honor at the Emporia State Homecoming. And with their Homecom- ing queen- Oh to be king for a day! Well, the invitation arrived, and I talked it over with the C. O. tGood guy, the C. 03, were like this tcrossed fingem me on the bottom, of course. He said, iiSure Hargrove, take the week-end off, the month off ; in fact, personally, I donit care if you never come backlii SO I CAME; and golly, it was fun. 28 Q. S. W. T. Walking up the campus, I surely was surprised at what I found. Imagine-no decorations! Only the Administration Building, the Student Union, and the Sta- dium were decorated by various campus groups, financed by the Student Council. 'But when the Student Council twho controlled Homecoming for the first time this yeari explained that they were put- ting up fewer decorations this year to conserve money and materials for the war effort, I decided that it was pretty won- derful. This is the kind of patriotism that makes us fellows proud to march, march, march, and to drill, drill, drill. OON AFTER my arrival, I discovered that I had a job to do. My real capac- ity during Homecoming was as organizer of the traditional Homecoming Follies held Friday evening. Iill admit that. Dr. Gilson and Miss Kayser helped some, and Velna Stoutis script did come in handy; but I did the real work. I think thatis why they asked me down. Vic Trusler, good old Vic tHe sure can run his obstacle course, but his poor wife! Heis eating her out of house, home, and himself out of size 40 suitsi. He sure has trouble with those recruits in his mili- f Tms L13 A R1 The story of 1942 Homecoming as told by Private Hargrove t0 Peg L011 Wichert tary training classes. But with my help we iiwhippedii them into pretty good shape for the Follies. THE FOLLIES were really something. I got there in time to hear Orien Dalley and the college band play a short. concert before the Follies started. Then Duane Tucker came out on the stage and an- nounced that the queen was to be crowned. The boys Iid trainedesixteen of them- marched in. Tramp, tramp, tramp, tromp! tEisenbach trippedJ After that the representatives of the sorority and independent women on the campus marched onto the stage, and together they 29 The improved tnotice how the girls are yellingi Sigma Pi Sigma which spurred our team on to.- ward victory at the Homecoming game. The girls formed a V pattern. tIid like to take some of those cute cookies out and teach them some maneuversj The band struck the first few notes of itEmporia Hailii and the curtains parted to reveal the Homecoming Queen, attired in regal white, standing before the flags of the United Nations, forming the apex of the V-eErma Crawford, Peggy Peda- gog of 1942. The queen was attended by Bettyanne Atherton, Alpha Sig president; Helen Meyer, president of the Pi Kaps; Frances Nunemacher, Tri Sig; and Mavis Rich- ardson, Alpha Tau president. Peggy Pedagog and her attendants were escorted to the Royal Box by Willie Knox, Student Council president. They asked me to sit with them, but I had other jobs to- do back stage tnot that I wouldnit have liked to sit in the queens lap-eI mean queenis boxi so I sent my friend U. Who Dee. And the Homecoming Follies were on! HE RHYTHMIC Circle tand incidentally Trhythm isnit all theyive goti presented their original ttWar Suite? an artistic in- terpretation 0f pre-war joy, waris havoc, and post-war reconstruction. As the color guard marched onto the 30 played with their balloons and made more noise than ever before. stage, Russell Porter 0f the Speech De- partment took his place down center and paid tribute to the Emporia State Hor- nets in the khaki and navy blue of their country. As the roll call of last years graduating class now in the Army, Navy, Marines, and Air Corps was read to the filled auditorium the band interpolated their official songs-JiThe Caissonis Ar- tillery Song? ttAnchoris Aweigh? ttThe Marine Hymn? and ttThe Army Air Corps? Then I took over. Using my experi- ences as guide, the Gilson Players and I presented the misadventures that any draftee may expect to have while in the services of Uncle Sam. HEN I TOOK: the Super Chief t0 the induction center, there were tear- ful good-byes to friends and family at the stationeespecially to my ttlittle caramel? Myrtle. After I got to camp I had the most wonderful dream. The sorority and independent women appeared and told me that I was the one in their lives. And when the Pi Kap went to work- Wow! What COOperation I ERGEANT ELDER just didnit understand me, and I had such difficulty teaching him the manual of arms. Well, finally, rather than admit his own faults, he as- signed me to K. P. duty. That was the last straw! Enough is enough; and K. P. was too much! The Follies ended. We moved over into the Student Union where we danced until 11 oiclock. Some of the Emporia State coeds are as light on your feet as air tcompressed air, 100 pounds to the square inch, the average foot beingebut why get technicali. Promptly at 11 we went out in front of the Student Union and had a pep rally; then we snake-danced down Commercial Street to the Granada Theater, where we were met by Sigma Pi Sigma, womenis pep organization and the four girl cheer- leaderseBetty Long, Mavis Richardson, Laura Tucker, and J0 Scott. AND DID we yell! The balcony was filled with would-be pilots and airplanes as the trial of Monty, the Moundbuilder, proceeded. Judge Bob Donaldson vainly tried to keep order as George Scanlan defended Monty, a four- letter man, played by J ack Wichert. But .. .. .s: ;i;-:-:-:-;1 .:;;;.;:;:;:;:;;;:r;:-:-.'-':-:- ----- ---------- McAnarney, Scanlan, Fairchild and Longenecker worked with other members of Winnetaska and Mu Epsilon Nu in decorating the recreation room of the Student Union for the Homecoming Ball. Harry Levinson had the support of Bailiff Leonard Barrington, K-Club attendants Don Mettler, Everett Hays, and Ray- mond Sloan, and the entire student body as he demanded the crushing defeat. of the Moundbuilders at Saturdayis football game. The stage was cleared and itLouis- iana Purchase? starring Bob Hope and Vera Zorina, was shown on the screen. IT RAINED SATURDAY, but I and a few more dauntless spectators went to the football game. Fran Welch offered to let me sit on the bench, but I didnt want to get splinters in mye-I didnit want to get splinters. HE COLD, drizzling rain couldnit damp- Ten the spirits of the onlookers, strain- ing their necks to see around gay-colored umbrellas. The cheerleaders let their glamour tigoii tmore power to themi as they led the students in cheering during the first scoreless half. I used my influence with the weather- man, and the rain stopped long enough for the between-half demonstration. The With the exception of the decorations on the re- tunda, those put up in the Union were the only ones on the campus this year. :. L Naxxxxxxxxmxtxyrm brass section of the band was led onto the field by majorettes Norma Jean Knouse and Vivian Barger. How those girls strut! Forming a big ilHIii the band wel- comed the returning alumni. Presently the band started to march in and out, in and out. When they finally came out they had formed a big heart, and while the college musicians played the tiSweet- heart of Emporia State? Erma Craw- ford, escorted by Kermit Shafer and Bob Castator, marched onto the field and into the center of the heart. Willie Knox pre- sented the queen with the traditional bou- quet of red roses from the students, while the band played ttEmporia Hail? Peggy Pedagog and her honor guard then marched from the field as the band drilled into a bell formation. t1 donit know how they do it. Its more complicated than Vic ttWooden Gunii Trusleris obstacle coursej The band played Dalleyis origi- nal iiVictory Belli, and iiSilent Joei, rang out at the half. Don Gant was the bells clapper, and I had to fight Tem Ta Shun tChinese, not Nipponesel to keep from tripping him. I mean- tRi'ghtl Miss Erma Crawford, Peggy Pedagog, 1942, as she sat on the throne in the recreation room of the Student Union during intermission at the Homecoming Ball. tLeftl The queen and her attendants were escorted to the booth-of-honor by Tayloris sensational run on a pass from Knox to Edwards to Taylor for the 67- yard run that ended in a touchdown in the third quarter suited the crowd fine. Pm happy to report that Morris of South- western did not receive the same enthus- iastic response when he tied up the score 6-6 in the fourth quarter. ALL IN ALL Homecoming 1942 at Em- poria State Teachers College was strictly scuttlebutt. Whether it was gaz- ing at Old Glory floating above the cam- pus, which typified the Spirit of this years Homecoming; whether it was yell- ing at the pep rally; whether it was look- ing at the queen and her attendants; watching the Homecoming Follies; 0r dancing in the Union-it was on the beam. I wouldnt trade this Homecoming for all the Homecomings 0f the past, would you? Iim considering using it as my rain check in ,43, 144, ,45, and 716. Yes, sir, Homecoming 1942 was-eta long, soulful whistlel. Student Council President Willie Knox to watch the Homecoming Follies. Left to right they are Miss Crawford, Bettyanne Atherton, Mr. Knox, Mavis Richardson, Frances Nunemacher, and Helen Meyer, uSIXTEEN bowls of chili free at the Y. M. C. A. chili feedlii That was the rumor which brought Waldo, theteii for short, Hank the Hobo to our campus. Un- fortunately his freight train was late, so Pete did not get into town until the morn- ing after the chili feed. Wandering dis- consolately through W ilson Park, he came to the football stadium. He stood look- ing wonderingly at iiSil-ent Joeii when a shrill whistle nearby startled him. Turn- ing quickly, he saw a cloud of white steam floating up from the high tower of the powerhouse. A moment later, he saw groups of girls rushing out of the two dormitories-Morse Hall and the Morse Hall Annex. He noticed that they were all rushing in the same direction, so he decided to follow to find out what the at- traction was. He followed the girls into the large pink building in front of the lake. Inside were large tables and big brutes paddling a lit- tle white ball back and forth, back and forth. Waldo moved slowly past a large mural hung on the east wall and into an- other room where a group of students were smoking cigarets and writing things from one note-book to the other. Sud- denly, faster than a comet, more brilliant than a fire a long-legged youth rushed past muttering, ttGosh! I just gotta get there in time today. If I dont Iill get locked outfi 34 College Waldo followed the young man to Room 818 and was on the verge of entering when the door slammed in his face and someone shouted angrily inside, ilWell, young man, you managed to get here on time today. You missed out on our study of the intransitive verb yesterday. I trust you have studied. You will eXplain to the class exactly what a transitive verb 1s.ii There was something frightful and dangerous about that voice, so Waldo de- scended the stairs to the second floor. A friendly group of students were chatter- ing among themselves in one room. Waldo walked in and sat down in the back row. A tall man walked in to the front of the room and made several unintelligible re- marks about something called sociology. iiToday we are studying the hobo? he said cryptically. Waldo felt uneasy, but he decided he would attract less attention if he sat still, than if he were to get up and leave the room. ilWhat do you think causes peOple to become hoboes ?ii the tall man continued. liWhat are hobo motives? Are they loaf- ing freight enginesehobomotives ?ii Wal- do saw several students reach into their pockets and pull out Clothespins. Some of the students took up the dis- cussion with frequent displays of oratory and much gesticulation. Some young Pastry .. women made severe deprecatory remarks about the order of vagabond knights. Waldo thought his burning ears must bear a close resemblance to signal flags. He heaved a sigh of relief at the end of the class period when he hurried out shamefacedly. E FELT A little better when he could lose himself in the crowd of students gathering in the hall. Many of them leaned on a circular railing that surrounded a large round hole in the floor through which could be seen a portion of the hall on the first floor. The students did not stay very long, however, before they began to dis- perse to the various rooms again. Hav- ing regained some of his composure, Waldo decided to enter another room on the second floor. This time a rather short, bald man came into the room Which Waldo had en- tered. The man appeared to be a for- eigner. At least he talked in a foreign language. Presently the students began to answer him in the same language. Waldo became frightened when he recog- nized that the language was German. Afraid to risk staying in a Bund meeting, he sneaked out through the door as the short, bald man turned his head in the opposite direction. Wandering upstairs he found a group of students who were leaning disconso- 7A2 401m zfealz Kellogg Library, where Waldo rested for awhile- until he dipped into Danteis iiDivine Comedy and was frightened into leaving the premises. 35 lately around a door. liOnly nine? one of them said. liHe wonit be here for five more minutes? As Waldo curiously drifted nearer, one of the weary waiters dropped his arm about Waldois shoulders for support and queried invitingly, ilWonit you join us, chumiw Down the hall came a long, limber, loose-jointed figure. iiGood morning, children? he greeted them breezily as he led the way into one of the strangest rooms Waldo had ever seen. iiSit down and rest easy, children, because you are going to the hardest work youill do all day? In alarm, Waldo cast a longing glance toward the door. llDonit be scared, chum? his newly-found friend reassured him. liltis all in a days work? ltPencils readylii came from the un- gainly personage. liWe are now going to tap as rapidly as possible in these little squares for ten minutes? Waldo felt a pencil thrust into his hand and saw a sheet of paper pushed before him. tiAll set? Ready. Go!" 080 this is education ?ii thought Waldo in disgust. llThis is childis play? 36 After three minutes Waldois fingers began to feel numb. After five minutes his whole arm felt numb, but he had to keep on. The last five minutes every tap was excruciating. When at last llStOplii was called, Waldo sank back into his chair wondering if he would ever be able to move his arm again. He- looked at the long page of dots. ilAt least thatis over? he thought. Then all his reviving spirit left him as he heard, liNow, children, count your dots? Doggedly Waldo set to work, the groans of his new friend in his ears. After count- ing 10,000 dots Waldo feared for his Vision, for when he looked up dots were everywhere-on land, on sea, and in the airefloating before him. THE WHISTLE that meant respite blew; and he stumbled out, trying to find his way through the dots that were swarming before him. Caught in a current of flow- ing humanity, he was swept down the stairs to the second floor again. Think- ing of the round railing to which he could cling for support, he swung to his right and wandered dazedly toward it. But what was this? A tall man with a Waldo wandered into Music Hall to be greeted by all sorts of weird noises. Someone in a back room was shouting and a woman upstairs was yelling iiE-e-e-e? And then in the auditorium, he saw a man wav- ing a little stick at some people. The man fainted When Waldo an- swered "Hereii to his name at roll call. Waldo saw some sensible-enough- looking boys doing the funniest things. For instance, they ran up the steps at the football stadium and climbed over the wall-when there was a gate right there, too! friendly smile passed. tiAre you feeling faint? Right this way? he said as he gently eased Waldo along. As Waldo looked up through clearing eyes he feared that he was back in that torture chamber again, for now he was seeing squares before his eyes. He al- most groaned aloud before he realized that this was only a blackboard covered with many lines. Then he observed the friendly man drawing a circle on the board and dividing it into fourths. Now he heard the man saying, it1 shall show you five-fourths of one object? Waldo tried to peer down the manis sleeves but could see nothing except hair. The old brown hat on the table did not look like a magicianis hat. Waldo won- dered if he hadnit misunderstood the man and strained his ears to hear better. But the next words he caught only in- creased his bewilderment. ttNow I have shown you five-fourths of one object. I will expect you to be able to eXplain this in the next examination? Waldo rested his head on his arms, too tired to question any more. Shortly the eleven oiclock whistle blew. This time his only thought was to escape this building for a breath of fresh air. Once upon the steps and in the cool air, he felt eager for a new adventure. That rugged individualisme-which he boasted as being the cornerstone of his philosophy ewas not yet crushed. Across the green campus he followed a long, winding walk to a building from which issued strange n01ses. HIGH PIERCING scream rent the air. Waldo rushed inside to the rescue. But once inside, he was lost in a din of sound. Chancing to find one open door, he stepped inside and lowered himself quiet- ly into a chair near the door and looked about. The group of young women in the forepart of the room paid no attention to him. A tall, blond female with beautiful blue eyes stepped before the group. Waldo leaned forward eagerly. ttDo ti la so falii were the ear-splitting sounds which issued from her beautiful throat. This was the last straw. Even a rugged individualist could stand only so much. As Waldo hurried out of this room, he was startled to hear someone shouting his name. iiWaldo Pete Hanklii an irate male voice bellowed. iiDoesnit anyone know anything about Waldo Pete Hank? If he doesnt show up at the next chorus prac- tice, Iill take his name out of my card filelii . 37 iiHereIli Waldo called as he peered cautiously through the door into the Music Hall Auditorium. The irate man turned suddenly and stared as one in a trance. Without warn- ing, he collapsed on the floor; and Waldo, overcome with fright, hurried through the hall where workmen were replacing a pane of glass. In his unaccustomed haste, he care- lessly stumbled, and his outflung hand came in contact with the sharp edge of the glass. As he gazed in consternation at his dripping hand, a tender-hearted redhead who chanced by exclaimed, "Man, take that down yonder to the Science Hall and theyill fix you up? OLDING his ragged handkerchief around his bleeding wound, he soon reached the Science Hall. Through queerly- scented halls he made his way, glanc- ing right and left for the sign, iiHealth Department? As he paused on the sec- ond floor to get. his bearings, a late-comer to the first-aid Class hurried up the stairs behind him. Sizing up the situation at a glance, she said, ilCome on, fellow. Weill fix you up? Waldo blinked his eyes as he felt the unaccustomed pressure of a gentle hand and heard sympathetic voices urging him to iisit still and relax? In a jiffy his hand was bandaged, and he started to his feet with muttered words of thanks; buteiiWelre not through with you yet? said a sweet young thing, push- ing him back into his chair. iiWeive got to practice our traction splints on some- thing that wears pants? In only a few minutes Waldo was as helpless as a mummy and looked more like one. Then he was forced to lie there while the girls eXplained to the rest of the class how the bandages were put on. Aft- erwards he was rolled onto a stretcher and carted away into a corner while the students gathered about a skeleton and examined it minutely. At last Waldo heaved a sigh of relief. 38 The whistle was blowing. But to his dis- may, the students rushed off and forgot him! Fortunately these bandages had been tied by girls, so Waldo was finally able to extricate himself-even though it took him over half an hour. At last, able to stand on his feet, Waldo felt weak and hungry. ilNow for a big dinnerlii he thought, cursing his luck for having missed out on the chili feed. At the College Grill, he studied a menu in anticipation. To his extreme disap- pointment, he discovered only a solitary nickel in his pockets-just enough to get a cup of Java, the refresher of weary men. Glancing at the clock, he saw that he had barely time to gulp the coffee down before starting on his next pilgrimage through K. S. T. C. Standing at the entrance gate, Waldo glanced about the campus. His eye was caught by the unusual drabness of a stuc- coed building on the northeast corner of the campus. Toward this building he walked briskly, matching his gait to that of the hustling students. Inside the door he paused. To the left appeared a forbidding wood and wire en- closure. From the right a tantalizing odor caused him to ascend a stairway to where a bevy of girls were busily baking -of all thingsecookies and navy beans. AN ANXIOUS little freshman surrepti- tiously slipped him some cookies and whispered, iiQuick! Tell me how they taste before Miss Clark comes? To Waldo anything short of nails would have tasted good, and he assured her the cookies were delicious. Other girls asked Waldo to sample their cookies, and he munched happily until an unpleasant odor assailed him. iiOh, the beans!" someone shrieked. But she was too late. Already smoke poured out of the oven. In his disdain at this unnecessary waste, Waldo dropped an incautious remark that made the girls turn on him in fury. it . . . And smell badPi they concluded. itIf you think that smells bad, j ust go over to the chemistry lab? An angry miss escorted Waldo t0 the door and shoved him toward the direction of the Science Hall. In the chemistry lab, Waldo noticed shelves of bottles containing many-col- ored liquids. At tables cluttered with glass tubes, gas burners, and various odd- ly-shaped flasks, students were combining strange substances. Waldo couldnit un- derstand how they could keep their glass containers from breaking when they set them directly over a gas flame. Watching a student pour two crystal- clear substances together, Waldo blinked his eyes unbelievingly when the combined substances turned bright red. Now the student poured two other clear substances together; and behold, Waldo saw blue. He started backing toward the door when something eXploded in his ear. iiYouire right. Thatis hydrogen? Waldo thought about the nicest place on the cam- pus was the building where all the people did was sit around and smoke, drink cakes, read tEsquirefi someone said, but Waldo was already out of the room. Outside again in the fresh, clean air, Waldo rapidly r-ecuperated. An activated mass of blue on the west side of the cam- pus commanded his attention. Approach- ing this new center of interest, he was first shocked, then delighted. HERE SHAPLEY girls in blue shorts were cavorting about, playing itBaa, Baa, Black Sheep? Waldo thought this was a rather old kindergarten, but -ttP1ays and Games? a passerby informed him. The girls were pretty, but Waldo soon became bored by their childish games. Lacking something better to do, he sat down on a bench in front of the gymnasium where he watched squirrels scampering up and down trees. Presently, a group of splendid-looking young men marched out of the gym. At first he was alarmed at seeing soldiers, but a moment later he saw that they only carried wooden guns. He watched these and play bridge. He decided immediately if he came to college, he wanted to take all his courses there. 39 dignified young men with interest, for he felt the remote possibility of soon having to do similar things himself. Although heid had many escapades, the Selective Service Draft left few 100pholes. Waldo shuddered at the thought of having his rugged individualism destroyed by regi- mentation. The changing formations of the mili- tary trainees seemed rather intricate at times, but Waldo felt that he understood this better than he had been able to under- stand anything on the campus so far. In fact, he was quite happy when one of his comrades who had suffered with him in the iidot room" left the group and came over toward him. ttHello, churn. What do you say we go over to the Union for a smokeiw The question was imperative, and Waldo glad- 1y followed. Sinking into a soft chair in the Union, Waldo felt more at ease than he had for a long time. tiHave a eigaret, chum? his comrade commanded. In the reading room, Waldo was greet- ed by a friendly professor who came out of the fountain room. itWhy so bewil- 4O After the Alec Templeton concert, Waldo followed the crowd to a house where people swarmed around the screen and looked in at every window. There was a hot jam session going on inside, and Waldo almost got squashed in the mad scramble to see what was go- ing on. dered and melancholy? he asked curi- ously. iiWhy, I was just wondering where Iid eat supper," Waldo managed to say. tiWell, say now, why dont you come over to a duck supper at the Menis Fac- ulty Club. were having some Lake Wooster ducks tonight? Having finished the last course of the delicious duck supper, Waldo felt that he had been handsomely compensated for having missed out on the sixteen bowls of chili. Adjusting his belt more comfort- ably about his middle, Waldo tried to listen to the mixed conversation about the room. -1HE UNGAINLY man who had tortured him so mercilessly in the itdot roomii that morning was engaged in a heated ar- gument with a rotund man in plaid kilts. The argument appeared to be a contest of verbosity over the freedom of India. In one corner of the room several professors were discussing gas rationing. In an- other corner wages and labor unions were the immediate tOpies of discussion. A large man with a red goatee eXpressed his ideas on how short women should wear their skirts. His Opponent, being unable to owe with the bearded manis argumen- tative ability, changed the subject to slacks. One man who had sat quietly looking on, took his watch from his pocket and announced that he would have to go home to take his wife to the Alec Templeton concert. Apparently the other faculty members had to take their wives, too. At least they dispersed suddenly, leaving Waldo standing alone out on the doorstep. What would he do now? PRESENTLY he heard the sound of a pi- ano from the Administration Building. This, he decided, was the Alec Templeton concert which he had heard about. He did not have the money for admission, but he sauntered over toward the building out of sheer curiosity. He arrived just at in- termission when a large portion of the audience was out in the halls. Wonder- ing how he might get in, he took advan- tage of an Opportunity. Someone had drOpped a ticket stub which Waldo picked up. With this stub, he walked boldly through the door to the balcony. It was uncomfortably hot in the bal- cony. Waldo was sweltering. He forgot his discomfort for a time when Temple- ton swung out with some irresistible iiBoogie Woogiefi Waldo had never eX- pected to see a man in a swallow-tailed coat display such exhibitions. Waldo no- ticed a lot of empty seats near the stage on the first floor. He wondered why peo- ple chose to sit in the hot balcony when they might occupy those empty seats. Waldo was still puzzling over the empty-seat riddle when the audience started to leave. He found himself pushed along with the crowd and was unable to extricate himself even after he got out- side. Many of the peOpl-e dispersed from all sides of the crowd, but he seemed to be caught in a little mob right in the cen- ter of the whole human mass. Try as he would, he could not get out of this little mob. They continued right down the street for several blocks. Waldo saw there was no use resisting this invincible force. He began to feel sea-sick. Not until he found himself crowded against a screen door, did he know What it was all about. There at a piano in the Kappa Sig house was Alec Templeton surrounded by young men with various musical instruments. Waldo heard someone remark that this was a jam session. Jammed against the screen door as he was, Waldo agreed that this was a true statement. The iljam- mini ii and iijivini ii of the Varsity Band that assailed his ears from within was far more fearful than anything he had heard that morning. When the mob on the porch finally thinned out, Waldo pushed himself away from the screen door and found that he still retained some feeble powers of loco- motion. Recalling his many hectic eX- periences of the day, he wished that he had remained in Wilson Park instead of venturing through the strange buildings on the campus. Critically in need of sleep and lacking energy to go as far as the railroad tracks, he limped into Wilson Park for the night. The night air was chilly, but Waldo was too weary to notice. How proud Waldo llPeteii Hank the Hobo would have felt had he known of his rare accomplishment. He was the first per- son to have made a success at staying in Wilson Park after curfewl??? iBREAD ' WNW ., UNE . g. .- ,1 : W x . ,, 6 l, V RN 41 They Work Without THREE COUNCIL members elected at the end of the 1942 Spring term did not return to school in the fall; consequently five places on the Student Council were open-two freshmen positions and one position each in the s0phomore, junior, and senior classes. With five offices un- der the hammer, political rivalry was in- tense. Qualifications of candidates were -as in past years-brown curly hair, a pocketful of chewing gum, and standing dates in at least three fraternities or sor- orities. After election, the Councils first job was the election of cheer leaders. Most of them acted on committees during Homecoming-making plans for the dance, the movie, or for the election of the queen. They had a part in the deci- sion to cut the athletic fund three per cent. They arranged for movie convoca- tions and planned school parties. An in- novation, iirest week? suggested by J ack Wichert, was adOpted by them. REQUENTLY THEY had so much work to do that they were distracted. The notes of one Council member made during the week of Homecoming are printed be- low: iiRemind Tippin to see Willie . . . Es- corts for queenefour Soldiers Materials for decorations? . . . Check with Willie . . . Will work at 1:00 . . . Names of frat and sorority heads-find in Deanis Office . . . Notify them places to decorate . . . Tri Sigsehornet nest . . . Check with Willie . . . Records for dance . . . Sponsors icall this afternoon at 1:00i . . . See cheerleaders about yells ionly at moviei . . . Nunemacher at Union 1 :00 . . . Invite army, navy, marine officers? . . . Check with Willie? iLeft to; righw Vice-president Raymond Tippin, President Willie Knox, Secretary Elva Lee James, and Sponsor Claude E. Arnett. 42 P a y I I I by Velma Stout LOT OF w ' ' ? 0.1k you tbmk. Yes, when amount 0 criticism an a imbleful of one consuiers then" small salaries. glory. OLmCll members receive only an infinite 5 . . . . . .1-wxv - n- 0.5.5.1. . .-.-MM-.ww-. . MAV- 2- -.x-.-.vi -' '5. If.- ?2 . . . . ' 'WKAV -.-.-nN-'f '-.-.w..'u--'-" LEft . . , . . 7lziakin7 2450441 2411 lite 414a 9 allaae 041ng in WinnetaSka by Erma Crawford THE VERY first week of my college ca- reer I committed a glaring social blundereand I have never been sorry. A girl friend and I broke a rush date on Thursday evening to go to a meeting an Independent told us about. It was called Winnetaska. and we hadnit the slightest idea what it was about, but we intended to find out. And now that I am a senior I can look back and say we really found out. We learned to smile bravely as girls on all sides were asked to dance and we were left to hold up the pillars. We gave up our iiold one-twofi Hometown dance step for the famous Emporia Rock. We be- gan to know which line to feed a new ac- quaintance 0n the dance floor. We met many. girls during the dance and at the meeting afterward, and many of those acquaintanceships have ripened into rich friendships. Our first college formal came through Winnetaska and with it, our first receiving line. HE NEXT years have meant evenings of fun with old and new friends, meet- ings in the Y. W. room with coke dates afterward, committee meetings, teas, pic- nics, hayrack rides, dinners, formals. The big events of this semester have been the annual Winnetaska Tea for freshmen women, the hayrack ride which turned into a picnic in the Student Union because of weather conditions, and the Winnetaska-Mu Ep formal dinner-dance, built around a iiNightclubii theme. As yet no women have been made mem- bers of the newly-organized Mutaska Players, but several are hOping to qualify soon. The members of the Winnetaska cabinet are Heft t0 righti Dorothy Norvell, treasurer; Geri Dilworth, music chairman; Betty Crabtree, social chairman; Mary Kay Horan, president; Winifred Ketch, sec- 44 retary; Frances Peterson, vice-president; Miss Ina Barman, sponsor; and Helen Mae Lamberson, courtesy chairman. FRONT ROW: McNabb, Rumsey, Horn, McIntosh, Gilger, Leatherman, Jordan, Drescher, Becker, Block. MIDDLE ROW: Vamer, Crabtree, Peter- eon, V. Johnson, Davis, Cochennet, Rakes, Krug, Henchel, Heth, Baird. BACK ROW: Thompson, Newbanks, Hahn, Schrepel, Straight, Schultz, Tefft, McIlrath. FRONT ROW: Sidler, Loy, Laughlin, Weller, Jones, Banker, Heartwell, Carson, Ellis, Vice. MIDDLE ROW: Ernst, W. Johnson, St. Laurence, Dillon, Mackenthun, Willett, Santala, N. Brown, Oakes, Riffel, Shriner. BACK ROW: Franklin, Gatewood, Barger, Hirschler, Haase, Saylor, Hin- shaw, Herren. FRONT ROW: Cox, Dixon, Uhl, Baker, Ketch, Horan, Norvell, Dilson, Lamberworth, Gooch. MIDDLE ROW: Crawford, Wilson, Zimmerman, Thresher, V. Brown, Daum, Ireland, Brooks, Gard- ner, Clevenger, Rice. BACK ROW: Mercer, Ed- wards, Watson, Keough, Farman, Stedman, Younk- man. faakiny Kaela an 40444 'Zfealzd in Mu Epsilon Nu uTHE QUICKEST way to meet one hun- dred swell girls is to attend the Mu Ep-Winnetaska dance every Thursday night at 7:00? That was the sales talk of Roger Day, President of Mu Ep back in 1939, that convinced this green iifreshieii that he should join the organ- ized independent men on this campus. That choice has never been regretted. The purpose behind Mu Ep, I learned, is to give independent men an opportunity to participate in the same type of social activities as do the various Greek organ- izations. Any independent man may join, and the benefits he receives from Mu Ep only equal the work he puts into the or- ganization. Day was right about meeting a fine group of girls. I still count many of my friends as young ladies upon whose toes I have trodden every Thursday night dur- ing the past four years. But Roger failed to point out that there was also a group of fellows at those Thursday night dances. A bunch of guys as fine as anyone would care to meet. The first semester I attended, we had 175 fel- lows and it still is nice to reminisce, and then to look around and see those same fellows today acting as leaders in both the campus Independent and Greek organiza- tions, alike. The training they all re- ceived, the contacts they all made, and the fellowship they learned have stood them in good stead. Highlight of every fall semester is the hayrack ride where we again join with Winnetaska for an evening of riding in the hay, feeding our appetites and sing- ing under the moon. But this year the rains came, and we were driven indoors. The party contin- ued in the basement of the Union, how- ever, and the evenings entertainment CU saw the birth of the MuTaska players. This group of would-be actors was com- posed of Leonard tiZekei, Barrington, George Scanlan, and Jack Wichert. No Members of the Mu Epsilon Nu cabinet are tstanding, left to rightl Harry Levinson, president; Jack Wichert, vice- president; Ivo Mersmann sec- retary; and Leonard Barring- ton, treasurer. The faculty sponsors are tseated, left to rightl E. J. Calkins, V. C. Hiett, and V. T. Trusler. by JACK WICHERT The witches of ShakeSpeareis Mac- beth-iiWhen shall we three meet again . . .ii-brew a kettleful of everything within reach, including glue and old shoes, and. the result is the wEnd of Friday? The witches are Mutaska Players in disguise. one Who was at the party Will ever forget what a charming Queen MuTaska tiZekeii made. The past semester has seen the cabinet going all out to give the members some- thing extra at each meeting. A smoker and a get-acquainted meeting opened the year; a. Sadie Hawkinis Day Dance tand I still cant get a girl to chase me after four yearsl was next; and then came the Halloween Party that again brought out the MuTaska players, this time With a new Victim by the name of George Fry. This year I finish my studies at Em- poria State and my dancing at Mu Ep. Like all peOple, I hate to see a good thing end, but there are things that wont end With the conclusion of school. The im- print Mu Ep and its members have left on me Will always exist, the friendships I have made will carry on through the years, and Mu Ep Will keep right on be- cause live just told another green fresh- man the iiquickest way to meet one hun- dred swell girls is to attend the Mu Ep- Winnetaska dance every Thursday night at 7 :003, FRONT ROW: Mettler, Haas, H. McAnarney, Medlin, Reed, L. McAnarney, Neighbor, Wharton. MIDDLE ROW; Hart, Johns, Scanlan, Nelson, Prather, Becker, Herron, Hackler, Schartz, Fry. BACK ROW; McKinnis, Patrick, Wolf, Bayless, Tippen, Herrington, Jacob. 47 The Wise Seek Two YOUNG women met on a street somewhere in Kansas on a morning in 1946. ltBetty Wise, from Emporia State. My word! Where have you been these last four years since our graduation 17,, ttMargaret! It,s wonderful seeing you again. Ilve been teaching in Marysville 4and those kidsll, lth, itls lots of fun, isnlt it? No work at all, of course! For instance, we just got through giving a banquet for the Girl Reserves last week? ttTalking about Girl Reserves reminds me of all those things we did in our col- lege YW and YMP lRemember the fall of 1942 when the YW and YM State Conference was on our campus? We had just begun our senior year, and were eagerly looking forward to our graduation in the spring of 4334 llOf course, I remember. That was the year Winifred Donnellan and Curtis Rhoades were presidents of the YM and YW, wasnlt it ?ll a ND HARRY LEVINSON, wasnlt that his name, worked so hard to get everything done. Sometimes he thought he was doing all the work? ttBetty, you know we were all so afraid that not many delegates would come, be- cause that was the time of tire rationing. Miss Gardener, the supervisor of the cof- fee shOp, planned dinner Friday night for one hundred persons? ltWe certainly hated to tell her that only sixty-five people would be down to eat. Then Saturday morning, as I re- member it, about twenty more regis- teredfl Y. W. C. A. cabinet members are lleft to rightl Ruth Chitty, Winifred Donnellan, Lennis Lady, Marjorie Jones, Betty Sue Thompson, Elaine 48 Straight, Maxine Loy, Dorothy Stalcup, Patricia Elliott, Kathryn Newbanks, Carolyn Erdman, and Dorothy Norvell. ' ttThank goodness for that. And those regional secretaries-Eve1yn von Her- mann, better known as Evon, and Carrol Moon-do you suppose we would ever have made the conference a success with- out them 1W ttOh, say, wasntt Herb King, the Negro, just. t0ps? He was our main speaker for the conference, and he was also one of those singers from tde old southf ,t t1 WONDER what that little Holland girl, who then went to K. U.eor was it. t Kansas State?-is doing now. Do you suppose she has gone back to her home in Holland? '5 Frieanshis by Ruth Chitty tt1 thought about that too. She said that she was going back as soon as she possibly could? ttShe and the Chinese fellow did the cut- est, well the most unusual Dutch dance, and I guess Phillip rather enjoyed it. No doubt it was a little different from his tpatriis ludibusf Do you know what I re- member more than anything else, Mar- garetW ttNo, its an impossibility to know what you of all people would remember? uIT WAS the dance we had that night. All those fellows were there, and they were tall, too? FRONT ROW: Winifred Louis, Ruth Yearous, Jayne Elliott, Kathleen Altwegg, Bonnie Heck, Maxine Burke, Dee Kiner, Edith Mae McCready, Margaret Meierant, Maline Lundstedt, Ilene Reed. MIDDLE ROW: Dorcas Shockley, Jean Hatch, Naomi Krug, LaVerne Schrepel, Dorothy .Stalcup, Minnie Saylor, Barbara Ramsdale, Genevieve Mel- ville, Eleanore Rokes. BACK ROW: Mattiemae Eichman, Carol Lynn White, Corinne R, Koestel, Marlys McGinness, June Dixon, Mildred Carey, Carol Thresher, Melba Zimmerman, Mary Ellen Swanson, Pauline Novotny. 49 IlThat wasnlt at all bad, was it? The girls used to have lots of fun being the only stag line that the Emporia campus ever saw. Do you suppose the girls are still holding down the pillars in the ball- room ?ll III wouldnt be at all surprisedfl IITo be quite truthful, I recall that some of the fellows from K. S. T. C. enjoyed the Visiting girls as much as we enjoyed those tall, good-looking rascals from Wichita? llSay, there were some pretty nice ones from K. U., too-one in particular." HEN NO ONE could possibly forget that bull session the women at Morse Hall Annex had with their week- end guests? IIOh yes, and just when things were pOpping, including pop corn, Evon made her debut with cold feet and a none too merry disposition? III can almost remember her exact words, II thought I would never get rid of that fellow; and those other poor kids on the porch couldnlt get anything ac- complishedf " IIThen there was the service Sunday morning. Everyone hated to get up for a seven olclock breakfast. I remember that I did? UT THE breakfast and the service at the Methodist Church were like put- ting whipped cream on chocolate pud- cling? IIIt was the perfect ending to our week- end as hosts and hostesses. It seems too bad that a person meets so many out- standing peOple, then never gets to see them again? III never did see any of them after that. Oh, Betty, I must go, as the chil- dren are no doubt getting tired waiting; but it has been exciting seeing you again. You really havenlt changed much? FRONT ROW: Earline Foiles, Marjorie Jones, Marian Drescher, Dorothy Snyder, Silva McCon- naughey, Maxine Loy, Mary Kay Horan, Helen Lamberson, Dorothy Jane Janson, Oreta Davis. MIDDLE ROW: Irene Butler, Virginia Tifft, Helen Heartwell, Helen McGavran, Alberta Walker, 50 Audrey Bland, Eloise Stein, Audrey Stein, Mary Tritt. BACK ROW: Carolyn Carson, Virginia At- kinson, Ruth Shanteau, Augusta. Dickson, Lois Pirtle, Shirley McCasland, Maxine Robinson, Coleen Stanley, Elaine Straight. 71w 9. w. e. ,4. Edam! WINIFRED DONNELLAN . . . . . . RUTH CHITTY . . . . . . . . . BETTY SUE THOMPSON . . . . . . KATHRYN NEWBANKS . . . . . . . MAXINE LOY . . . . . . . . . . ELAINE STRAIGHT . . . . .' . . . DOROTHY STALCUP . . . . . . . . DOROTHY NORVELL . . . . . . . . PATRICIA ELLIOTT . . . . . . . . LENNIS LADY . . . . . . . . . . CAROLYN ERDMAN . . . . . . . . MARJORIE JONES . . . . . . . . . Pres-Ment . . . . . . . . . . Vice President Secretary T'reasme-r . . . . . . . . . . . . . Music . . . . Personal and Family Relations . . . . . . . Girl Reserve Tv'az'nmg Religious Publicity Program Freshmen . . . . . . . . . . Warld Affazh's FRONT ROW: Patricia Elliott, Frances Fairchild, Eula Clevenger, Alma. Baker, Kathryn Newbanks, Ruth Chitty, Norma Lee Diller. BACK ROW: Betty Kingman, Dorothy Knox, Betty Sue Thomp- son, Beulah Warren, Wynona Birney, Gloria Dav- idson, Winifred Donnellan. FRONT ROW: Eleanor Oakes, Josephine Scott, Peggy Colburn, Leota Herren, Doris Wible, Verna Johnson, Mary Leona Erickson, Audrey Bouska, Evelyn Uhl, Fayetta. Phillips, Joy Socolofsky. MIDDLE ROW: Elaine McNabb, Nadine Stark, Evelyn Varvel, Elsie Rene Beedle, Louise Huxman, Lorine Nixon, Mary Carolyn Weir, Doris Shriner, Helen Sidler. BACK ROW: Arliene Reynolds, Dorothy Norvell, Helen Allen, Mattiemarie Judd, Dorothy Sanford, Bernice Bowles, Grace Munsell, Joy Williams, Joyce Morris, Virginia Cooper. 51 itGood-bye, and if you ever see any more of the old class, please greet them for me? iiGood-bye, Betty. I certainly will? HE STATE CONFERENCE that was held this fall was without doubt the most important Y. W. C. A. and Y. M. C. A. ac- tivity that has been on this campus for several years. However, during the first week of school, these organizations spon- sored, a campus tour, all-school mixer and tea for all new students on the campus. This year the YW successfully tried the chili feed, which has been a tra- dition for the YM. HE ANNUAL retreat of the Y Cabinet this year was shortened to just one evening. Formerly, the custom had been to spend the night. Butcheris cabin at Lake Kahola was the scene of the gala occasion. Who could help it if the foot- ball found in a dark corner of the cabin was flat, worn out, and in other words, no good? Nevertheless, the football served its purpose. The food was delicious. When the time for dessert came, the ice cream had to be cut with an ice pick; the cream was frozen so hard a knife wouldnit dent. it. One of the most difficult problems was keeping the candles lighted. The candles were the only means of light, too. The purpose of the retreat was to plan the theme for the yearis program and to have a good time. Both objectives were reached, and the theme chosen was iiPeace, Progress, and Posterity? RUTH CHITTY and Jay Clothier were asked to go to Wichita, October 4, to a State Y.W.C.A. and Y.M.C.A. committee meeting concerning the state conference at Emporia State. Carrol Moon, a regional secretary, who was a guest on the retreat, offered some good suggestions for the betterment of the organizations. He was to catch the Topeka bus on the highway at 9 oiclock. Something went wrong, and Carrol was seen the next morning in TOpeka at. 6 :30, exhausted and quite disgusted at his miss- ing the bus. The faculty sponsors were: Mrs. Elsie Pine, Dr. Wesley Roper, and E. J. Calkins. The significance of this picture lies not in who the people are but what they are. This picture typi- fies the work of the Yis in leading youth to a world 52 brotherhood. Left to right the young people are Catholic, Protestant, Negro, Chinese, Dutch, Jew. T HE ESTES Park Conference is a thrill of a lifetime to those students who are able to go to the ten-day meeting. Two students, Winifred Donnellan and Don Mettler, delegates from here, had to go to Estes to get acquainted. When Winnie stepped Off the train, a rather short, cute, brown-eyed fellow rushed up to her and said, iiSay, Winnie, Iim glad to see that someone else from Emporia State came out? Winnie, rather set back a peg or two stammered, iiL-letis see, what is your name? I cant quite remember? itDon Mettlerf, answered Don, per- turbed by her lack of memory. W innie played innocent. and remarked, iiOh sure, I knew that? But the main thing is that they know each other now. HEN WINNIE came home, I asked her to tell me some of the highlights. She was excited and had time to tell me just a few things. FRONT ROW: Kinnamon, Fry, Denison, Cloth- ier, Brown, MIDDLE ROW: Anderson, McKinnis, Scanlan, Shields, Bonz, Reed, Hoffman. BACK itTo begin with, it. was the biggest thrill of my life? she began. Really, it was just wonderful! On the way out, thirty- five of us were on an old twenty-five pas- senger bus; and we were all surprised that we made the journey safely. How- ever, we did have a little trouble when, on the first night out, the bus driver de- cided it was impossible to get through an underpass. But we went on. The side of the bus scraped against the walls of the underpass. Little damage was done. ttEstes Park itself is a resort in the mountains for anyone who wishes to have a topnoteh vacation. Estes is really a miniature town consisting of two dor- mitories, many cabins, a post office, grocery store, main lodge, drug store, and a curio shop. uTHE MAIN speakers and leaders for the conference were E. N. Comfort, Raybon W. Porter, James Farmer, and Dr. Edwin Walker. tiNow for some of the things we did? continued Winnie. Really, we did so much ROW: Medlin, Richter, Wirsig, Herron, Wichert, Hackler, Blair. 53 The group of young people who met to make plans for Religious Emphasis Week. Presidents of Re- ligious, Service, Greek and Independent organiza- I donit know what to tell first. One night after the large group meeting, sev- eral of us decided to go for a long moon- light hike. After walking for a long time in the dark, we finally discovered that this was one of the few nights when the moon didnit come over the mountain. We had a difficult time climbing a rough, jagged mountain in the dark ; but we had fun coming down. ttAnother day, the only day it rained while we were out there, we went on a fifteen mile horseback ride to Bear Lake. However, we did not reach our destina- tion. Huge snow drifts and a swelled mountain stream blocked the trail forc- ing us to turn back. We had gone eleven 0f the fifteen miles; so it was still quite a ride. ttThese outings, along with the religi- ous meetings, talks, singing, and folk dancing, certainly made a vacation to be long remembered? concluded Winnie. 3!: 3i: 3k . NE OF THE highlights in the YW-YM program is the annual International 54 tions held a conference and made plans for the organizations to have special meetings with Em- poria ministers as guest speakers. Dinner. This dinner was given Novem- ber 18 at the city Y. W. C. A. for all stu- dents and townspeOple who are inter- ested in promoting fellowship and broth- erhood throughout the world. The room was decorated with foreign flags, globes, and posters from almost all European countries. THE KANSAS State Teachers College and the College of Emporia organiza- tions presented a musical program of a vocal solo, Violin solo, girlsi quartette, and a string trio. Rev. S. J. Williams of the Congregational Church was the main speaker. He spoke on ttInternational Peace Relations? The women on this campus at this par- ticular time are interested in the prob- lems of marriage before or after the war. Rev. Paul Barker, 0f the First Baptist Church and also of the college psychology department, has made a study of these problems. He talked at the regular Y. W. C.A. meeting on this subject. After he presented his main points, an Open dis- cussion was held during the rest of the meeting. 3!. d I THIS SAME type of program is featured every Spring in a series of marriage lectures, which is divided into four meet- ings+spiritual, economic, medical, and legal. . NE OF THE outstanding events of the first semester was the unusual parti- cipation of all campus groups in Religious Emphasis Week. The presidents of all Greek, Independent, religious, and social groups were called into the Y rooms for a special conference at Which each group planned for a meeting with an Emporia minister as guest speaker. The present crisis has brought religion closer to the students of Emporia State- giving Religious Emphasis Week more 1- . 2.15. :F:f'.3:'-,:? The members of the YM cabinet are tstandingl Leonard Barrington, Lawrence Norvell, Milton Prather, Raymond Tippin, Kenneth Harmon, Jay W. M. 8. ,4. 6?sz CURTIS RHOADEs . . . . . President HARRY LEVINSON . . . Vice President 1V0 MERSMANN Secretary DON METTLER . . . . . Treasurer MILTON PRATHER RAYMOND TIPPIN LAWRENCE NORVELL HARRY MCANARNEY KENNETH HARMON JAY CLOTHIER ELDON ELDER LEONARD BARRINGTON significance than ever before. The Yts have played an important part this year as a stabilizing influence on the campus. ttThe Wise seek Yts friendships? Clothier, E. J. Calkins, tseatedl Harry Levinson, Curtis Rhoades, Ivo Mersmann, and Don Mettler. 55 I? aim JunJaecf geaen Women fiue amg allwe 414a 9n bigail Morse Hall FRONT ROW: Moore, Hahn, Barger, Colburn, ROW: Baird, Somerville, Scott, Hope, Leatherman, Novotny, Walters, Griffith, Hinshaw, Bland, Snyder, D. Hanson, Gould, Hill. Krug, Schrepel, Beaver, Saylor, Roark. BACK ayunqa.-w-c$yx,-RJQI,4-?z Bush, FRONT ROW: Gates, O,Neil, Stein, McIlra-th. Branam, Willett. BACK ROW: Smith, Nichols, MIDDLE ROW: B. Kalb, Lytle, C. Kalb, Schultz, Heartwell, Haase, McConnaughey, Dale, Smith, Caraway, Meierant, Wicker, Sanders, Melville, Rabb, Jordon, Riffel. FRONT ROW: Tucker, Dannenfelser, Stalcup, tala. THIRD ROW: Dasura, Carson, Elliott, B. Kay, M. Ramsdale, Tiemann. SECOND ROW: Ramsdale. FOURTH ROW: Atkins, Phillips, Curtis, Drawbaugh, Kay, Scriven, Back, Pew, .San- Shirley, Irwin, Webb. FRONT ROW: V. Hanson, Likes, Stedman, Block, Rakes, Hawes, Morris, Drescher, Reynolds, Johns, Osborn. MIDDLE ROW: Loy, Banker, Oakes, Davis, Augustine, Herren, Cooper, Gardner, Por- Hudson. BACK ROW: Sanford, Hunter, Likes, ter, Scriven, Fairchild. 57 . sigma pi sigma l S iiYour pep! Your pep! Youive got it! Now keep it! Doggone it! Donit lose it . . . Ii, Sigma Pi Sigma, a select group of girl pepsters, is composed 0f 60 active mem- bers and 35 alternates. Long throat-rend- ing hours are spent under the tutelage of Cheerleaders Betty Long, Mavis Richard- son, Marie Shaver, and Laura Tucker learning 01d and new school songs and peppy, catchy yells and cheers, drilling in and out of trick formations twatch for them in basketball seasoni -all to keep up the morale of both team and spectators in defeat as well as in Victory. It is Sigma Pi Sigma, headed by Dor- othy Hudson, president; Helen Meyers, Vice president; Marguerite Blazier, secre- tary; and Lenora Morris, treasurer, Who organize pep rallies, lead snake dances and stir complacent students to cheer for their Alma Mater. The method for selecting girls for Sigma Pi Sigmaeuniformity of size and FRONT ROW: Melva Lee James, Elva Lee James, Wanda Lang, Marguerite Blazier, Dorothy Hudson, Mary Lee Stewart, Betty Long, Alma Baker, Melba Patterson, Betty Merritt. MIDDLE ROW: Laura Tucker, Jean MacFarlane, Dorothy Losey, Loretta Horn, Louise Huxman, Lydia Haslouer, Girtha 58 attractivenessewas attacked for the first time this year by the Student Council Who charged that this method of choosing rep- resentatives did not always get the iinoisi- est" girls in school. So, Sigma Pi Sigma went to work to defend their reputation. Head Cheerleader tcheerleaders are selected by the Student Council in open competitioni Laura Tucker called weekly meetings in Room 108 and together the girls yelled, and yelled, and yelled. Rejuvenated Sigma Pi Sigma appeared at the Homecoming game. On that rainy, cold day, when spectators sat huddled be- neath raincoats and umbrellas, Sigma Pi Sigma disregarded Old Man Weather. His wet fingers might dampen a few curls, but he could not dampen defiant spirits. In 1940 the girls athletic fund was cut by the Student Council and W.A.A. re- fused to continue to support Sigma Pi Sigma. Lack of funds, and student criti- cism led them to make the decision. But Branam, Betty Colburn, Barbara Ramsdale, Isabel Hortenstein, Mary Jane Hinshaw, Betty Kidd. BACK ROW: Ardis Jean Riegle, LaVone Craig, Frances Downing, Eleanor Randel, Evelyn Cooper, Polly Huebert, Dorothy OiDonnell, Marianna White. LEARNING T. YELL the girls wanted to carry on tas they say in Englandy. They held a meeting and decided to become a self-supporting 0r- ganization. Each member buys her own uniform and expenses incurred by the club are met by them. Sigma Pi Sigma has been yelling for the school a long time. It,s time the school gave them a rousing cheer of thanks for the way they make a Victory seem brighter and a defeat less disas- trous. FRONT ROW: Margaret Jean Fleming, Donna Stevenson, Marjorie Mulkey, Marjorie Jones, Mary Carolyn Weir, Eleanor Oakes, Arnita Banker, Silva McConnaughey. MIDDLE ROW: Pat Shirley, Carol Bronsema, Lois Shellenberger, Shirley Bales, Elaine Straight, Charlene Nichols, Kathryn Gould, Kathleen Altwegg. BACK ROW: Lois Pirtle, Ruth Yearous, Audrey Van Dyke, Dottie Jackson, Helen Meyer, Marylouise Walker, Glenna Graham, Dora May Addington, FRONT ROW: Arliene Reynolds, Jean Dunlevy, Celeste Conklin, Phyllis Brookover, Mary Kay Horan, Coleen Stanley, Betty Straight, Bonnie Heck, Neva Irwin, Maxine Burke. MIDDLE ROW: Lenora Morris, Margaret Lunt, Betty Sue Thomp- son, Naomi Krug, Leota Herren, Marjorie Rice, Jayne Elliott, Phyllis Curtis, Nadine Welch, Rose- mary Dabbs, Carolyn Carson, Gladys Giler. BACK ROW: Kathryn Newbanks, Jackie Maxwell, Hazel Lloyd, Jerry Dannenfelser, Marian Henderson, Betty Beitz, Jo Scott, Mavis Richardson, Winnie Donnellan, Edith Mae McCready. 59 FRONT ROW: .Seacat, Jacks, Peele, Blazier, Van Gundy, Matthews, Sanford. SECOND ROW: Bir- ney, Ahrens, Lunt, Socolofsky, Hudson, Hinshaw, Fleming, Hirschler. THIRD ROW: Holmes, Kidd, 14 lplzaifzemn FRONT ROW: McGavran, Lundstedt, DeniS-on, Reid, Love, Allen. SECOND ROW: Howell, Dun- levy, Pine, Warden, Rawie, Steg, Grimwood. THIRD ROW: Wilson, H. Younkman, Weir, Mor- 60 Hortenstein, MacFarlane, White, Cheney, Losey, Adams, Stewart. BACK ROW: Weir, Soderstrom, Jackson, Elliott, Messmer. gan, Dickson, Smith, Tritt, Marx. BACK ROW: Graham, Hamilton, Vice, Gilger, Morris, L. Younk- man, McIntosh, Jones. FRONT ROW: Longenecker, Wright, Cochennet, James, Judd, Ramsdale, Redmond, Scriven. MID- DLE ROW: Eaman, Kay, Drawbaugh, Rice, Don- OFFICERS President . . . . . MARY KAY HORAN Vice-Presz'dent . . . MARJORIE J01gEs Secretary . . . . . BETTY CRABTREE Treasurer . . . . . . JOAN EAMAN Historian . . MARJORIE LONGENECKER Sponsors . . . . MRS. J . W. MAYBERRY MRS. FAYE HUFFMAN THE OMEGA Literary Society was or- ganized in 1902 as a debating society for young ladies. Its membership of thirty-five is limited to girls who have attended college for at least one semester, with high scholastic standing. The Omega scrapbook, kept since the society was founded, contains a history of the colleges social life. Among the early activities of the Omegas were heated de- bates in chapel with teams from the menis nellan, Horan, Heth, Crabtree, Peterson, Jones. BACK ROW: Riffel, Hahn, Lady, Hieronymus, Anderson, Franklin, Erdman, Bartholomew, Alpha Senate. A debate on womenis suf- frage, for instance, was not unlikely to end in a near-riot. . MEGA HAS two honorary members, Mrs. W. A. White and Mrs. C. Stew- art Boertman tMary Louise Butcheri. Preserved in the scrapbook is a resolution which was read in chapel, formally an- nouncing the adoption of the presidents new daughter as the Omega baby. The Society maintains the Martha George Rider loan fund for the use of Omega members and other graduate and undergraduate students. Gifts from the society and from former members have increased the loan fund to $500. HE ANNUAL spring iuncheon is Home- Tcoming for Omega alumnae. Other social events of the year are the rush picnic, birthday party, and Christmas party. 61 --v SITTING ON FLOOR: Dorothy Norvell, Betty Sue Thompson, treasurer; Peg Lou Wichert, Kath- ryn Newbanks, Nadine VVelch. MIDDLE ROW: Ruth Chitty, vice-president; Geri Dilworth, Helen Mae Lamberson, Elva Stout, Maxine Loy, Barbara Science Glad aeeman fJalmelz Thomas, Marjorie Burns, Vicki Trusler, historian; Frances Downing, Mary Emily Russell. STAND- ING: Minnie Saylor, Shirley Bales, Lydia Lou Haslouer, Louise Huxman, J0 Scott, Bettyanne Atherton, secretary; Erma Crawford, president. FRONT ROW: Kelly, Mettler, Beatty, Jackson, vice president; R. Smith. SECOND ROW: Stein, Wilson, Mater, Heide, Walker, Marx, treasurer; Anderson, secretary; Stout, president. THIRD 62 ROW: McKinnis, Bush, Knox, Ruddick, Sloan, Prather, Becker, Rhoades, Warren. BACK ROW: Errett, VVoelk, Shellenbcrger, Hawk, Lee, Schoof, Jacob, Denison, Herron, J. Smith. Gammelzce de FRONT ROW: Lang, Brower, Mull, Robbins, L. Morris, Harmon, Gilger, Branam, McAntee, Parke. MIDDLE ROW: Hiett, Pratt, Yearous, Stanley, Briggs, DeLay, Willett, J. Morris, M. Ramsdale, Clevenger, Johns, Turille. BACK ROW: Johnson, Brewer, Bulmer, Hinshaw, Eaton, Evans, Hayes, Barger, Keough, B. Grimwood. FRONT ROW: Younkman, Ketch, 0. Davis, Meyer, Rice, Kingman, Cochennet, Addington, M. Davis, V. Jones, Hahn, Rains. MIDDLE ROW: Richter, Thresher, Swanson, McAuley, Spellman, FRONT ROW: Tucker, Smith; Goodman, Robin- son, Walker, Fleming, Straight, Dabbs, Heck, Burke. MIDDLE ROW: Zanovich, Danneberg, Lundstedt, Johnsnn, Louis, Hatch, Hunter, Horten- Shellenberger, Rice, Bales, B. Ramsdale, Melville, E. Grimwood, Weir, Fearl, Brown. BACK ROW: E. James, M. James, Bliss, Medlin, Haslouer, Grif- fith, Kneuse, Pyle, McGinnes, Heth, Bayless. .-.- 'Vcr 41H .-' 435$ :6 stein, Patterson, McCasland lar. BACK ROW: Weigand, Farman, Pirtle, Max- V Randel, Fry, Singu- well, Edwards, Cooper. Beitz, Altwegg, Craig, Riegle, Q MaJemn fanguaged 614A . . -. H . ...I. . . -l;.;.' ;. N $y ....... FRONT ROXV: K, Kay, Lunsford, Morgan, Likes, enthun, Weir, Huxman, Branam, Reynolds, Roark, Porter, Black, Bak r, M. Kay, Bouska, Pew, Mel- Stewart, Walker, Ezell, Plattner, Birney, Aiken. ville. SECOND ROW: Drawbaugh, Harrison, Er- BACK ROW: Schoof, Lyster, Taylor, Reeser, Rob- rett, Stout, James, Jackson, Forsythe, Ramsdale, inson, Woelk, Shellenberger, McKinnis, Arms, Mcllrath, Marx, Gregg, Norvell. THIRD ROW: Weir, MacFarlane. Hudson, O D0-nnel1, White, Corbin, Saylor, Mack- aimaay-Kincgea7aden 61144 FRONT ROW: Varvel, Beedle, Reynolds, Straight, Betty, Gregg, Webb, Laughlin, Uhl, Norvell. Gatewoad, Carey, Fairchild, Henderson. SECOND BACK ROW: Foiles, Forsyth, Sidler, McGavran, ROW: Davis, Robinson, Kemp, Wipf, Humble, Knox, Estes, Shockley, Drescher, Carson, White, Townsend, Jones. THIRD ROW: Gatewood, Plattner. Baird, Reed, Rokes, Stalcup, Jackson, Eichman, 64 Alanine gcanamicd Glad FRONT ROW: Elizabeth Carrington, Marjorie Jones, Marjorie Mulkey, Wilberta Gay, Mary Ellen Hamilton, Mary Lucille Jones, Marilyn St. Law- rence. MIDDLE ROW: Rosemary Hunter, Joyce Roehrman, Eleanor Oakes, Velna Stout, Laura Varner, Margaret Ramsdale, Letha Briles. BACK ROW: Helen Morgan, Betty Kidd, Leota Herron, Ila Soderstrom, Elgeva Smith, Earlene Bryan. allidaw amg Qaaeanmeni 61145 FRONT ROW: Rawie, Adams, Weir, Mackenthun, Newbanks, Brunner, Myers, Richter. SECOND ROW: Beedle, Wi'chert, Ross, Haslouer, Huxman, Eichman, Beam, McNeil, THIRD ROW: Mater, Hieronymus, Parsons, Sherraden, McAnarney, Mersmann, Fry, Shields, Herron, Arms, Kay, Riegle, Levinson. BACK ROW: Ireland, Krug, Riffel, Sanford, Bowles, Long, Ross, Robbins, Nunemacher, Horan, Colburn, Kidd. G5 SPLASH CLUB-Front Row: Richardson, Bowles, Ladner, Colburn, Huebert, Oakes, Scriven. Middle Row: Krueger, Tritt, Tucker, Russell, Ath- PHYSICAL EDUCATION CLUB-Front Row: Brown, Tucker, Richardson, French. Middle Row: 6 erton, Hearon. Back Row: Barger, Horn, Bush, Clinton, Marx, Boynton. Ladner, Atherton, Lorson, Krueger, Huebert. Back Row: Russell, Blazier, Tefft, Clinton. FRONT ROW: Audrey Stein, Evelyn Varvel, Bar- bara Wilson, Oscar J. Peterson, C. B. Tucker, A. W. Philips, Virginia Atkinson, Mary Townsend. MIDDLE ROW: Ronald Smith, Daryl Errett, Ken- neth Harmon, Bob Sherraden, Marion Kelly, Bill FRONT ROW: Virginia Cooper, Irene Hageberg, Mary McDill, Frances. Peterson, Margaret Ellis, Augusta Dickson, Lois Shellenberger, Marjorie Rice, Shirley Bales, Ruth Redmond. MIDDLE ROW: Donald Richter, Robert Fry, Dean Laing, Laurel Fry, Howard Eaton, Francis Jabara, Lloyd Members not pictured: Wilbur Brown, Beatrice Fuller, Ivan Shields, Wendall Anderson, Gordon Parhm, Fred Kirk, Mary Kay Horan, Bob Castator, Warren, Francis Weigand, Wilbur Stegman. BACK ROW: Virgil Stout, Duane Bush, Richard Lee, Gail DeMott, H. L, Jackson, R. W. Sloan, Wilbur Schoof, Don Her'ron, Orin M. Bliss. Keith Haas, Stewart Brass, James Becker, George Blair, Raymond Petts, Harold Loy. BACK ROW: Bill Singular, Roger Beatty, Ben Hank, Jack Sharp, Stuart Watson, Jack Wichert, John Har- rington, Bernard Ruddi'ck, Bill Crabb, James Smith, Stanley 0. Martin, Alfred Philips. Robert Pratt, Bob Webber, Virgil Hurt, John Nel- son, Marion Parsons, Everett Hayes, Robert Lewis, James Todd, Leonard McAnarney. C o n t e n t 5 Ring That Bell . . . . . . . . . . . 72 Hornets 011 the Hardwood . . . . . 74 HowtoGetaB.D. . . . . . . . . . 80 Background . . . . . . . . . . . . 84.4 Worse-Than-Hell Week . . . . . . . 94 The Whistle . . . . . . . . . . . . 98 Wesley Foundation . . . . . . . . 100 Ghostly Projections . . . . . . . . 102 ' 71m 800m Former military trainee, ttSergeanttt Joe Eisenbach- now Corporal Eisenbach 0f the United States Infantry- salutes as wSergeantstt Roy Alderson and Bob Fisher and the ttprivatestt 0f the platoon obey the command to ttpre- sent arms? The boys evi- dently are taking their train- ing as seriously as if those guns had been cast instead of whittled. 66To Make Men Free99 . . . . . . . 106 Freshmen . . . . . . . . . . . . . 107 Sophonlores . . . . . . . . . . . 126 9n 7Ztict jddue Bulletin Editor Harry Lev- inson does some reminiscing about his four years on the Emporia State campus. Bob Donaldson, sports an- nouncer for KTSW, and Sey- mour Lemeshow review the basketball season up to date. George Scanlan gives the latest instructions for earn- ing an unofficial college de- gree-B. D. Helen Henchel pictures the campus and the buildings which form the background for our college eXperiences. iiWorse-Than-Hell Week" could mean only one thing- finals. Clena Vee Ingram gives what sounds like a first- hand-experience description of the torture. Peg Lou iiPoeii Wichert gives us in rhyme a studentis idea of the penetrating whistle which comes so wel- come at the end of classes, so unwelcome at seven-fifty in the morning. Velna Stout tof Etta Kett famei writes a ghost story- as only Velna Stout. could. Some shocking facts about campus people and places are brought to light. Mary Kay Horan reviews the series of iiKansas War Bondii programs which have been broadcast through the combined efforts of the Speech and Music Depart- ments. FEBRUARY . 1943 Editors ERMA CRAWFORD HELEN HENCHEL Staff Writers VELNA STOUT PEG LOU W ICHERT GEORGE SCANLAN BOB DONALDSON SEYMOUR LEMESHOW HARRY LEVINSON CLENA VEE INGRAM Cartoons ROBERT PRESTON ANTON J AMES Advisor DR. EVERETT RICH ISSUED THREE TIMES DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR AS THE OFFICIAL YEARBOOK OF THE STUDENTS The Kansas State Teachers College Emporia, Kansas Widow Bell 5denl ice, " Me R i n g T h at e I I WANT to hear Silent Joe ring again-on May 28. I cant think of a more pleas- ant sound ringing in my ears when I leave the campus as a graduate. Silent Joe is only a big bell in a stone tower, and until now it didnit mean much to me, except to signify that the Hornets had won another Victory; but for some reason, its clear, metallic tones seem to typify Emporia State. When for the first time I trudged up the main walk to the red-brick Adminis- tration Building in the winter twilight on January 16, 1940, I wondered how they would receive me-a New Yorker. But it didnt take long to find out. The hos- pitality of Kansas amazed me. The gen- iality and spirit of Emporia State pleased me, and before many days passed I felt that I was a full-fledged Hornet. NLY ONCE, for a brief moment during a Christmas vacation, did I doubt the worthwhileness of returning to Emporia State. VVheelil'lg, West Virginia, was a cold, dreary place in December 1940, and as I stood in the rain awaiting a ride on my cross-country hitch-hiking trip back to Emporia, I wondered if going to Em- poria State was worth all the trouble and inconvenience I was feeling. A small boy of perhaps ten or twelve approached me and seemed unmindful of the drizzle as he questioned me about my destination. He turned for a moment as. if to leave and suddenly pulled a dirty little hand from one pocket and held it out to me. IIHerefi he said, thereis twelve cents. That will pay your bus fare through Wheeling? I politely refused his offer, but that picture will forever remain in my mind, because from then on I never doubted that going by Harry Levinson to Emporia State was more than worth hitCh-hiking in rain and snow, or any other inconvenienceefor Emporia State, now, has an ever outstretched hand. HEN CAME the friendships, the parties, dates, classes, debate, Mu Ep, the Y, the Yis Owl, and The Bulletin. Each day brought a new eXperience, each class a wider knowledge, and each friend a better understanding of human beings. I cant add those things together. The figures are too big for my simple knowl- edge of mathematics, and if I could, it would be like finding the distance to the sunejust another big number. I can see the whole picture of Emporia State, and I can interpret it, in but one way iAchievement." Thereis husky Johnny McCormally, floating down from the clouds in a white parachute with his Marine buddies; Red N orwood, lying in some hell-hole on a Pa- cific island; Ralph Murphy in Africa; George Phillips in Texas, Van Withee in South Carolina, and dozens of others must be added to the picture. I have to laugh when I think of Richard Roahen jumping hurdles; I have to grit my teeth every time I write the headline announc- ing the death of another Hornet. And Emporia State is the knot that ties all of it together. THATS WHY I want Silent Joe to ring. On that last day before I go out to join the others in uniform, on the day of that last long parade down the main walk in dignified caps and gowns, every note from Silent Joe will remind me to keep the faith of Emporia State. H O R N E T S on 27w allalchwaac! HEN the roars 0f the outdoor crowds faded, and the men of the gridiron hung their togs in mothballs, bidding farewell to the football season, we turned again With great anticipation to the game of the hardwood, basketball. Hornet ath- letes began spending long hours in the gymnasium in preparation for the an- nual Winter basketball games. This sea- son marked Paul Kutninkis fifth year as basketball coach of the Emporia State Hornets, and since taking over the reins of the Hornet basketeers Kutnink has had Paul Kutnink during the 1942-43 season celebrat- ed his fifth year as head basketball coach of Em- poria State. He has. been connected with the in- stitution since 1928. After the loss of itVicii Trus- lcr and ttFrant, Welch, Kutnink became known as the man who stood alone at Emporia State. continued success throughout the years. This year shortage of adequate material and inroads made by' army calls dealt. blows to the prospects of the team throughout the 42-43 season. The sched- ule had to be condensed With emphasis laid on transportation and funds. De- creased enrollment cut the athletic allow- ance considerably. Even With these ob- 74 stacles Kutnink again came up With a team that scrapped all the way. They lost more games than they won but still they played the game. Six lettermen returned to Emporia State for the 1942-43 basketball season. Around these six-Wilbur Reeser, Willie Knox, William ttBudii Foster, Byron Graber, Gus Daum, and Raymond Sloan -Kutnink was to build his starting line- up. ILBUR REESER was one of the out- W standing high school basketball players in the state two seasons ago, and as a freshman came through in fine style as a regular on the Emporia State cage team. This year he continued his fine play, sparking the Hornet attack through- out the season. One of the ranking scor- ers in the conference, he continued the style of play that he displayed as a fresh- man. Hays fans are still talking about the 24 points he scored against the Tiger January 9. Willie Knox, a three letterman, is one of the most likeable men to ever don a Hornet suit. Standing 6 feet 2 inches in his stocking feet, ttBig Billii Would be the bane of many a potential high scorer. He is a consistent player Who racked up his share of points in each game. Knox is a senior and graduates in the spring. William ttBudii Foster, a two-year let- terman, has gained the distinction of be- ing one of the best defensive guards that the Hornets have had in some time. Never a high scorer but a scrapping player, he played the game to Win. This year he dis- played greater scoring ability, thus aiding the Hornet attack. by Seymour Lemeshow and Bob Donaldson YRON GRABER, a s0phomore, was one B of the mainstays of the Hornet five of this year. Aggressive and an excellent ball handler, Graber was used;repeated1y by Kutnink. Injuries hampered his play somewhat but he still participated in a majority of the games. Gus Daum, a big six-foot-three sopho- more, gave indications of developing into a really fine guard. Just as Daum was slated to step into a starting position the army called, and another fine player was lost to the Hornets. Raymond Sloan, a likeable s0phomore, was given his chance starting with the second semester. He produced, and the Hornets found a center who was a clever ball handler and an excellent shot. Sloan was a team player who became one of the teams most dependable rebound men. The cage squad was blest with many outstanding freshmen players who came to Emporia State with basketball honors of all sorts. They were Grant Clothier, Jack Schultz, Max Smiley, Weldon Banz, Joe Edwards, Melvin Leak, Dale Bowlin, Owen Wilson, Harry Wisdom, and Har- lan Wolf. Rounding out the squad were Lloyd Edwards and Paul Heinze, s0pho- mores; and J ack Long and Bernard Tay- lor, seniors. Long, who had served on Hornet squads for three years, had never made the starting five; in fact he had never lettered. This could be attributed to his height, 5 feet 6 inches. But during the past season he made the starting five and lettered easily while walking off with scoring honors repeatedly. Willie Knox, senior lettcrman who continued to be one of the best. guards in conference play. Wilbur Reeser, Hornet mainstay and outstanding conference forward. . . . L-: .W . . . . . ....... ................ :c-zcui-z- ---- 75 1TH THIS material, Kutnink formed this years basketball squad. Kut- nink has been connected with Emporia since 1928. His present duties along with coaching the basketball team include posi- tions as football coach, track coach, and director of athletics. In fact, it would probably be impossible to enumerate his positions since itFrani' Welch and Vic Trusler were called to the army following the first semester. Kutnink is a glutton for work? though, as shown from the be- ginning of his career as a student at Em- poria State. While at Hornetville, he earned eleven letters-three in basketball, four in track, and four in football. He was on the all-conference team four years in football and on the all-state team three times. He competed in seven events as a track man. When Bill Hargiss, former Emporia State coach, picked his all-state, all-time Hornet football team, he chose Kutnink for a guard position. . N DECEMBER 14, Emporia State start- ed this seasonis basketball campaign with the Hornets taking the field against. the Blue and Gray 0f Rockhurst. The game from the beginning until the end was a see-saw affair. Max Smiley scored a free throw for Emporia to open the scoring. Reeser followed with a goal, but Rockhurst jumped back with two scores. From then until the end of the game neith- er team enjoyed a lead of more than five points, first one taking the lead and then the other. Willie Knox scored first in the second half and the Hornets held a lead for elev- en minutes in the half, when the Hawks took over 25-23. Two quick scares by Smiley and Reeser gave the Hornets the lead again a few moments later at 83-30. This they built up into a 37-85 lead until the final few seconds, when they began to stall for the gun. A long shot by Reeser as the gun went off rolled around inside William ctBudti Foster, regular guard who devel- oped into a really fine defensive player. 76 Byron Graber, taking that set shot he used while playing guard this season. the rim of the basket and dmpped out. Reeser was high point man for the eve- ning, garnering thirteen points. Max Smiley, Hornet center, was next with twelve points. The Hornets looked truly great for the most part, but a last-minute blunder and an overtime session gave Rockhurst a five-point margin and a Vic- tory of 45-40. Wichita University came to town Jan- uary 5. Coached by Melvin Binford and sparked by Keith Oliver and Gene Steinke, the Shockers upset the favored Hornets. Reeser slipped 15 points through the bas- ket to spark the Hornets, but superior conditioning and adept ball handling car- ried the Shockers through to a 42-35 Vic- tory. . N JANUARY 9, with Mr. Kutnink un- able to make the trip, Fran Welch took his charges to Hays to play a Tiger organization which was rated by many sports writers as the best in the confer- ence. Once again the Hornets showed fine form, but again they showed distinct signs of inconsistency. However, the game gave us a chance to check stock. iiSleepyii Reeser played iiall-stateii ball, sinking 24 points for the Hornets. Max Smiley, a freshman who reaches 6 feet 5 inches into the ozone, showed up well, as did a young man from Emporia High, Owen Wilson. Emporia lost the game to Hays by a final score of 60-54. WHAT DEFEAT at the hands of Hays was by no means the last defeat the Hor- nets have suffered. They came right back and drOpped a contest the following week. It was five days later than Jan- uary 9, in fact, it was January 14 that the defending champions from Pittsburg clashed with the Hornets 0n the hard- wood. Again the Hornet five didnit click. They shot but they missed. Forty min- utes later they had lost their fourth straight game, 43-36. The Shockers of Wichita University de- feated the Hornets a second time, Jan- uary 25, by a score of 45-30. Mid-semes- Raymond. Sloan broke into the starting five at mid-semester and made good. Smiley hits one during practice session. Sloan. goes up to attempt a block at Smileyis shot. I ter made definite inroads in the potent squad that started the season. To start the second semester Kutnink had twelve men left out of the original twenty. They were Knox, Foster, Reeser, Sloan, Wilson, 77 Long, Clothier, Wisdom, Taylor, Schultz, Davis, and Wolf. Out of these twelve the starting lineup against Wichita was Rees- er and Wilson, forwards; Sloan, center; Davis and Foster, guards. The Hornets were unable to hit their stride all evening, so they suffered their fifth straight de- feat. .N JANUARY 28 Emporia suffered its sixth straight loss to the Ravens of St. Benedictis. Again the Hornets were the Victims of a team that was hot and built up 'a lead that! Emporia State could not overcome. The final score was 45-38. The Ravens led 30-17 and held their sub- stantial lead through the second half. Wendell, St. Benedictis sophomore, was high-score man for the game with 17 points. Knox was high-point man for Emporia with 14 points. Reeser, usually a high scorer, was held to three field goals. It was the night of J anuary 30 that the Hornets garnered their first win of the 1942-43 season. They met the Camp For- sythe team from Ft. Riley. After the smoke had cleared away the Hornets were found to be ahead 46-38. It was a better conditioned Hornet team, geared to win, that handed the fans Victory that night. Emporiais next game was the February 3 tilt against Washburn of Topeka. It seemed that the Hornets had found them- selves in the Camp Forsythe game as they continued to win in administering a 49-42 defeat against the Ichabods. Willie Knox was high point man for the Hornets with 13 points. In all it was a surprising Vic- tory as the game was played at Topeka and there was still some doubt whether or not the Forsythe game meant better things to come for the Hornets or whether it was just one of those things. . UR NEXT game was the return clash with Fort Hays scheduled for Feb- ruary 5. The game started at 7 :15 with everyone hoping for that third straight win and revenge for the earlier 60-54 pasting handed the Hornets by Hays. It 78 was nip and tuck all the way with the Hornets leading by 6 points with three minutes to go. Something happened then for when one minute of playing time was left the score stood at 41 all. Our hopes were dashed to the ground thirty seconds later when Hays scored again. Final score 43-41, Hays! On February 8 we continued the policy of reengaging teams we had played earlier in the season. This time it was St. Bene- dictis. At Atchison they licked us 45-38 and the Ravens were determined to do it again. They iidoodii it, final score, 57-54, in as nip and tuck affair as we have ever seen. The same week the Hornets and the Southwestern Moundbuilders engaged in a scoring duel at Winfield with the Moundbuilders emerging with a 70-55 Victory. Emporia State took the lead early in the game and piled up a 17-7 advantage. But the Builders rallied and the score at the half was 39-28. The Hornets pulled up close during the second half, 40-45, but the Victorious Southwesterners pulled away to a comfortable margin toward the end of the game. Wilbur Reeser totaled 17 points and Jack Long placed 13 points, to pace the Emporia Staters. N SPITE of hardships, this i42-i43 sea- 1 son was an important season to the ath- letes and to the students, as well as to the sport itself. It was important because we are at war. It was important because we are now testing whether clean, whole- some competition can survive in a war- torn world; whether it can survive in a universal contest where fouling is permit- ted by the rules, where every bit of sportsmanship has been disregarded. What part does sports play in this war? What part does basketball play? And conversely, what part does the war play on basketball today? Whether to con- tinue or to discontinue athletics became an issue of controversy this year through- out the country. The President of the United States sent urgent messages to heads of various athletic associations re- questing that. above all, they maintain the spirit of competition, that they hang on to the spirit of competition, and that they hang? on to the spirit. of good, clean fun in a world Which is neither playing for fun nor playing clean. Hundreds of colleges and universities all over the nation strove to continue with the game of basketball as a major extra-curricular activity. The extra emphasis placed upon physical fit- ness has been an important factor in keeping up the athletic program. Basket- ball does contribute to the war effort be- cause it helps deveIOp men, builds up the endurance of the body, teaches the neces- sity of teamwork and timing, and teaches a boy to hustle all the way. In the game of tall outfi such as we have in the world today, we must impress upon the boys the necessity of continuous hustle and drive, especially when the going is tough. Bas- ketball is such a game. Sometimes peOple are inclined to be- lieve that a sport is only for the athletes. That is not so. Basketball is for the spec- tator. Yes, the game of the hardwood is an excellent morale builder. On these cold, wintry nights students can take time off from their physics and algebra and put aside newspaper headlines which spell death and destruction and go down to the highly illuminated Civic Auditorium and witness a couple hours, worth of enter- tainment. Sure, you can itrazzii the ball players and the officials if you want to. Thatis everybodyis privilege. You can come home after its all over and spend an hour or two around the old fireplace with a few of your chums, and drum up a little tihot" bull session. Its good to be a iiMonday morning quarterback? espe- cially if this activity can help calm nerves and relieve the general tensions which usually accompany a war. YES, BOTH our players and spectators went itall out? with the best they had in the basketball season; and going tiall outi, means a lot to our American democ- racy today. Knox tries a charity toss in the Pittsburg game. Sloan, Reeser, and Graber waiting for possible re- bound. 79 by George Scanlan uHEY, LUKE! Who was that babe you were dragging around the Grill last night?,, Oh-oh-itis started! In the other rooms chairs are scraped and books are drOpped as the fellows hasten in to hear the gory details. As Luke set- tles back, closes his book, and licks his lips in anticipation of the story he knows is eXpected of him; the other fellows drape themselves around the roorn-some on the bed, another straddles a chair and rests his chin on the books, another climbs to a perch on the table, and all set- tle down to the process of highertN edu- cation. Luke prOps up his feet and be- gins. iiSay, there was a deal! Why, I tell you she ???? tcensoredlf, Hours later, as the clock ticks tirelessly on, its hands getting perilously close to one oiclock, these fellows still talk on. The light is dimmed by the cloud of smoke Which drifts toward the ceiling. Two annuals lie on the table for ready refer- ence in case a face cannot be placed With the name now under fire. The fellow on the bed has the floor-well, anyway, he is one of those talking. HUS RUNS the story of a bull session. In the time that has elapsed, the vari- 80 Believe me, this is no Bull. ous sororities have been ttdragged over the coals? the Annex has been buried and is forgotten, Morse Hall has been torn asunder, and now the various girls are being dissected and remodeled to suit the numerous tastes present. Every type of girl, from those one meets to the Hedy Lamarr type one wants to meet, are dis- cussed. The fellows pool wooing tech- niques, ask advice, and even more freely give it. The basis of comparison used would make Freud turn green with envy. ttYthi breaks in Luke, ttshe has a fig- ure like a light bulb? ttDid you notice that smileiw remarks a second. iiJu-st like sunrise over a picket fencelii comes a crack from the corner of the room. ttSayf interrupts a voice from the bed, ttdo you know tcensoredl ?ii ttUh huhji is the bored reply. ttWell, What about heriw ttOh, sheis all right, I guess, but. you know I heard that last year she sure played so-and-so for a sucker. They say she teensoredlfi . . . And so on through the long, lonely night. 3 VEN MORE important than Freshman ESurvey tour apologies to Dr. MauD for teaching J oe College the ttrules of the gameii are the college bull sessions. They can be and are held anywhere, anytime, and upon the least provocation. One may find a group of fellows itslinging the bullii in the Union, at the rotunda, in the res- taurants and student hangouts, or over a glass of beer in Newtis. The most ideal place, however, is the rooming house or fraternity house. The best time-any- time when one could be studying--is preferably late at night when others are trying to sleep. The tOpics-there are hundreds of them. Some, however, seem to have preference over others and tend to become standard tOpics at most bull sessions. The above description appears to indicate that girls take up all the time. Oh, heavens no! They occupy only about 90 per cent of the discussion time. Five minutes after Luke finishes with the girl he is now discussing, the tOpic may be far removed from females. It might be add- ed, though, that the conversation is sure to drift back to manis greatest worry. Marvin Bayless smiles shyly as his pals look at Wilmiais picture in The Sunflower. We have heard rumors that at this particular house, girls HE ARM chair generals have their hey- day at a bull session. They are busy at work capturing Rommel on the sands of Africa, Opening a second front in France or even invading Japan. The ttadmiralsii of V-7 may be devising new ways to combat Axis U-boats and the Air Corps Reserve is sure to eXpound on the work of the P-38 and the B-19. tiButXi breaks in Luke, ttshe ainit as fast as tcensoredlfi Religion is a favorite tOpic of the gab- .fest. The agnostics and the fundamenta- lists find eager ears as they develop their spiritual or anti-spiritual theories. Re- ligious discussion is usually carried on in a mood of tolerance and Open-minded knowledge concerning the various doc- trines. The modern Joe College tends to be liberal in his Views and respectful of the other fellowis belief. Although some discussions become quite hot, they are usually over principles rather than de- nominations. cc ND IiM going to get a date with her or my name ainit Lukelii play second fiddle to philosophy and psychology in bull sessions, but we have not been able to find out the boys phiIOSOphies yet. 81 If Congress could only have the benefit of college bull sessions, the world would undoubtedly be a better place in which to live. Most of its ills have, at one time or another, been solved; gin such meetings. Almost every plan from world federation to complete anarchy, from socialism to capitalism, and from liberalism to strict conservative policies has been presented, torn down, and rebuilt to suit the whims of the most profound political scientists. These young collegians enthusiastically eXpound pipe dreams of their new world. The neOphyte sociologist seeks to reor- ganize society. The psychologist remains cynical to any plan. The philos0pher ad- vises the boys how to get the most out of life. The fellow from the science hall plans our material world of the future. The economist desires to give everyone the necessities of life. a ND THEN there is that blond at the Adormfi intervenes Luke. Bull sessions are popular at frat houses, too. These Sigma. Tans have loosened their ties, lit their pipes, and settled themselves comfortably for a long, in- 82 ULL, however, is not limited to the Bmale sex. Although this writer has never been fortunate enough to attend one, it is reported from reliable sources that the girls of our campus have also in- vaded this realm of group discussion. A recent survey of sorority and rooming houses brought to light some interesting facts concerning these sessions. Just as the Thursday afternoon itSociety for Aid to Brok-en-down Bridge Playersii gathers to pass on the local news, so also do college girls gather to discuss or to cuss the af- fairs of most importance in their, lives. Apparently these discussions usually take place at night. One sorority main- tains that the ideal time for such a meet- ing is after a party. A rooming house reports that the girls find one necessary whenever a girl returns from a date. Combining the material gleaned from various sources, the story of a bullette session runs something like this. tUse imagination pleasei. tellectual discussion. At the moment, according to the photographer, corny jokes were being ex- changed and groaned over. The dormitory is a good place for a bullette session. Imagine-one hundred five girls to be catty about! These girls took a few minutes from a busy day to chat in one of the rooms. THE PLACE might be a girls room, or perhaps on the stairs, or even in the kitchenea mouthful of food seems to fa- cilitate thought. Picture a group of beau- tiful tuse imagination pleasel coeds, some on the bed, some on tables, chairs or any- thing else handy, some on the floor, and tso it is reportedl one or two on the dresser. The principal garb is lquotei hair curlers, finger nail polish, house coats oral didnit know what those things were anyway-unmentionables tunquotel. One girl remarked that in this dress and at this time of night, girls are most likely to be catty. This report has not been verified. Would you believe it? The principal tOpic at bullette sessions is not men! Men might monopolize the greater percentage of feminine thoughts, but. one could never get them to admit it. Page Mr. Freud, please. By careful analysis one can dis- cover a symptom of repression. No, girls dont talk about men. They talk about the predatory females who beat. their time. These diabolical feline discussions are identical to the primitive practice of stick- ing pins into a wax image. The exact con- tents of these discussions will forever re- main a female secret. No man who values his life could ever risk being within ear- shot of these mid-night Witching rites. Rumor has it that the electric lights turn blue, even as did the flickering lamp flames of old when evil spirits danced. And what. is this? Is there some possi- bility of similarity after all? Girls are not without their military strategists. The prospective WAACS and WAVES fight this global struggle from their rooms. Paul V. McNutt would be happy to know that the girls sympathize with him on his manpower problems; Reli- gion, too, must run the gauntlet of these amazons from time to time. T IS interesting to note that all sources maintain the girls give very little time to political and social issues. Dare we have the audacity to conclude that girls have some trust in men after all? To leave these important world issues exclu- sively to the masculine sex truly appears to be a confession of faith. Mr. Freud, these females are unfathomable! So we travel on and leave the bull ses- sions. Are they foolish? Well, perhaps, but they lead to a spirit of good fellow- ship and present the other land perhaps truerl side of life. The student who goes through college without at least one good bull session does not deserve his degree. To those who gain prominence in such in- formal verbosity, the college should give a new degreeeB. D., Doctor of Bull. and : Fountain pool outside the Hor- nefs Nest Door. TOp 21in entrance of M Left ad - the buildin 0 Plumb Hall, ion trat mmls Above: . campus. Air view of the Right: Wooster ?Lak-e and the famous ducks 0f faculty dinnexw fame. KwWWWWWWWWWWW - ' Background OOKING DOWN on our fifty-five-acre L campus, one sees the background, the environment of tree and stone which shel- ters Emporia State students preparing for their careers. The center of activity is the big, red-brick schoolhouse with its 85 class andoffice rooms and Albert Tay- lor Hall, the auditorium for convocations and fine entertainments. Thousands of students have rushed past those sturdy, white pillars at the entrance of the Ad- ministration Building on their way to classes. Here on the broad square of side- walk have stood crowds of students wav- ing banners and torches in the heat of a political campaign ; here have been spirit- ed pep rallies and scenes of terror when big, burly K-Club men whacked unfortu- nate freshmen who disobeyed the dictates of upperclassmen. 86 --:';+'.-:v:':-. ' ' $ .. the rail of the foot- bridge in the rock gar- den to watch the ducks and discuss the days .. happenings. In the .... background is a rear ' view of the Student .. . Union. by Helen Henchel N 0 time is lost in introducing new stu- dents to the Kellogg Library which stands faithfully holding the burden of 82,000 volumes on its weighted shelves. Priori- ties having prevented the erection of a new library, old Kellogg patiently awaits a successor, like a dignified old man who dutifully works beyond his retirement years. Kellogg Library has served stu- dents for forty years, having been erected in 1903. . NE OF the newer buildings is the Stu- dent Union Building which was erect- ed as a memorial to Emporia State men who served in World War I. The Student Union is the recreation center of the cam- pus where all-school parties and formal dances are held in the beautiful ballroom. In the Union basement are recreation and lounging rooms; a bar Where soft drinks, candy, and ice-cream are sold; and the Coffee Shep Where students eat their meals. For musicians is the Music Hall, Which is said to be fireproof and soundproof. Anyone Who has walked past this build- ing a few times would Challenge the au- thenticity 0f the claim for its soundproof- ness. But maybe the Windows should be shut. Music students or not, everyone Who earns a degree oricertificate from this college, becomes acquainted With this building during the time he takes fresh- men survey. Nearby is the Elementary School Buiiding, built in 1929, Which shelters pupils of six grades WhO are inaugurated into school life here. This building is among the most modern in the state. Col- Abigail Morse Hall, girlsi dormitory, is reflected from the glossy surface of Lake Wooster. There is a splendid view of the sunrise from the front lege students get some practical experi- ence here as a preliminary to the teaching they will be doing later throughout the state. Norton Science Hall houses those mys- terious bottles of chemicals and nonde- script ingredients Whose names are rolled glibly and deliberately off the tongue of the science student who delights in show- ing off his distinctive knowledge. GYMNASIUM equipped with an indoor A swimming pool and gymnastic rooms on two floors provides plenty of space for such activities as basketball, volleyball, badminton, fencing, tumbling, or inter- pretive dancing. The U-shaped stadium lies just north of Lake Wooster, our famous duck pond and thin-ice skating nook. The five-year- porch-only no one ever gets to stay out late enough to watch it. 87 01d $134,000 stadium has bleachers built of stone and concrete. Underneath the east section are locker-rooms, storerooms, classrooms, the coachesi office, and a large cinder-covered area, which is used by the track men during inclement weather. The seating capacity of this 88 Girls are seen rushing frantically into and out of this building every half hour from eight-thirty untii five. They are known as 0student teachersii and are taking their classes in the Laboratory School. stadium is 7,000. Down on the grassy gridiron, football heroes struggle for supremacy during the invigorating au- tumn seasons. On the west side of Lake Wooster stands Abigail Morse Hall, With accom- modations for 116 Women. The exterior Kellogg Library continues to serve students ttfor the duration? Another building for which plans and ap- propriations have been made will take its place when war priorities are a thing of the past. L'Ck 's .. V 5:: ' ' . -: .. . .-: " " :w-rr-t . $1.; The gymnasium has become a busy place since the scene of daily intramural games and nightly practically all men students are training in order basketball practice. to be fit for military service. It is also currently 89 Lake, the foot- 1 0 Wooster Top: bri Hall, 1'59 1 Abigai 9 8'9 and part of the stadium are shown as they appear from Student of the roof the building 1011 Un rton Hall houses the :No Left 8 h t d n a S t n e m. r3 3 nfm en d0 wh nu ea .18 mh te ah Mt ff 0 SD. go at l O a etW hmm Thom d Mh g.ga .lra Rbe G' Above: A view of the Sunken Garden showing the rose garden. Below: Abigail Morse Hall Annex, Sponsored by Dean Minrow, where thirteen independent women live hon the honor systemh-that is, with no housemother. of this dormitory, With its quaint, peaked gables and climbing ivy Vines rivals the stately castles of old; and the interior, With its steam-heating equipment and a lavatory in each room, surpasses any an- cient castle in comfort. Alarm bells Wired on the Windows spell woe to any- one who attempts to venture out without permission after hours. The blue rule Violator has about as much freedom as a prisoner in a dungeon. On the northeast bank of Lake Wooster, near the football stadium, stands Morse Hall Annex, the dormitory occupied by thirteen worthy junior and senior women to Whom is entrusted the management of the house While they live there. This dormitory is unique in that it is the only house in Which college women live With- out a housemother. EAST OF THE football stadium lies Wil- son Park, four and one-half acres of hilltOp equipped With lights, running water, stone fireplaces, tables, benches, a shelterhouseeand curfew breakers. For Spring, summer, and autumn picnics, the Students from every department come to the Stu- dent Union for cokes, games, parties, Y. W. and Y. M. meetings, meals, departmental club meet- 92 hilltop is ideal With its shady trees and secluded nooks. The park is not elabor- ate and ornate With symmetrical flower- beds and fountains. Instead, the native vegetation of grass, trees, and bushes has been left, leaving the park a natural sanc- tuary. The formal type of beauty is displayed on the campus itself. The spot on the campus most noted for its beauty is the sunken garden With the fountain at its center. At night colored lights at the base of the fountain illuminate the spray With red, green, blue, or multi-colors as the lights change at intervals. Yellow jon- quils, tulips, lilies, roses, and even the in- evitable dandelions bloom throughout the year on our campus. In summer spread- ing elms shade the walks While cedars and pines lend greenery to the winter scene. ES, THE material background for the Emporia State students is one of beauty and comfort, the kind of campus and buildings which provide a satisfying environment one remembers. ings. The building was built with funds planned and raised by students and alumni members. '1 . t .-.--'-'-';5m';l'x'mio-meii-d-z-o-c-w " The Music Hall has the distinction of being the only building on the campus with an elevator peo- ple can ride on. Every student in school attends Freshman Survey, Hall Auditorium. ' A an orientation - ' I A I I I I l , - III I . . . . . C . l t '- I . . . '. . . . . ' .Fi'l ' 3: . . . . . 55' .I , n . - . I 5? . t . . . . , 1. t:"'3' 2;: . . I . a ' 5 course, in Music 0 U vv mv - .vu"...-. .... .. I. ; COKES. . . . No-doz tablets. . . . Carefully rationed black market coffee. . . More No-doz tablets. . . . Cokes. . . . And no sleep. You roll over, switch on the radio or the lights as the Vibrating cla-ng! of the fur- nace wakens you. Seven-thirty. Doesnit seem as if youive been in bed two hours. You clumsily fumble with your shoe laces, and suddenly realize that youire right- you havent been in bed two hours. And migosh, to think you could forget so eas- ily one of the few times you eVer really studied! You look at your physics book, but all you can see is censorable scenes from itFor Whom the Bells Toll." Why in the name of the gods did you have to read that book at a time like this? Someone should have put it on the X-Shelf, so you could concentrate on your formulas. OUR HOUSEMOTHER pauses near the door, gazing woefully at the strange new figures on her light bill. If shes a kind housemother sheill let you by With only a few minutes of silent reproof. But if sheis not, youill feel as though youire the most unpatriotic cad Who ever tried to evade congressional orders. Never again will you find that hundred watt bulb in your room. Making a hurried exit, you rush over to the Union for some hot coffee. You find partial solace in the comforting presence of weary, bleary-eyed fellow suf- ferers. As you drOOp dispiritedly against the counter, you wonder Why someone doesnit invent a reclining stall and eye props. tA fellow could make them light and 94 Worse-Than-Hell Week by Clena Vee Ingram flexible, yet strong enough to support even Willie Knox, and the material neednit cost much? you eXplain to the boy behind the counter. ilWhy, a fellow could make a lot of money-ebut those pesky priori- ties! Confound Hitler, anyway; that old fake-blitz maker is always spoiling a guys plans. And just when I had an idea worth at least five dollars in the iiWhy Donit They Inventii column. NOpe, there just aint no use of tryinl anymore? BUT JUST before youive given up the ghost entirely, one of your more re- spectable pals drapes himself around your neck. iiWanta join a liil crap game, paliw he queries yegg-fashion from the corner of his mouth. Not being in any condition to kick Satan in the pants, you weakly suc- cumb and find yourself in the southeast corner of the Union, in the Hornets Nest of Iniquity. The thrill of a forbidden pleasure makes you more alert, as does also the necessity for keeping an eye on your loose change. But your rising spir- its are quickly crushed When Dean Mac comes in and puts a stOp to the fun. But nobody seems to care. The general concensus of Opinion seems to be that a little cramming is in order. After all, fel- lows Who havenit looked at anything but girls and wooden guns for a whole semes- ter canit pass finals by playing craps. So out come the tests. YOU FEEL pretty good to think that the gang includes you in their circle. You always thought frat boys were very exclu- sive about handing tests around, but. theyire just like the other fellas. So you take your turn mechanically droning through the true-false tests, and trying to keep awake in spite of the soothing, son- orous hum of voices. J ust as you are re- laxing in that drowsy, day-dreamy, semi- conscious state that precedes sleep, you are rudely brought back to reality by an angry accusation. iiSo! Even you have sold Your soul to the devil? You feel as conscience stricken as a Puritan maid hurrying home after our- few, as you gaze guiltily into the angry, shocked face of the student grader. You make a feeble attempt to stem the voluble tide of wrath that he is pouring upon you. You wish for the isolation of an ostrich. You Wish you were in Africa, chasing Rommel. Or anywhere. Anywhere but here, listening to a friend scathingly in- form you how much you have been low- ered in his estimation. Then you grow defiant and resentful. What right has he to complain? Its not ti-You are in your room again, ready to study. Your body feels tense, your arms have a tingling, going to sleep feeling, as if little bugs were squirm- ing around inside of you-for the first time youire as if you had studied the book. Heck, studying an old test for a few hours still wont give youan even break with the others. That old boy is just afraid that youill get as good a grade as he does. So you argue self-justifyingly with him, and finally blurt out, iiGo to hellVi and after a few more heated words, watch him stomp contemptuously away. You sit there and smoke disconsolately, no longer even passively interested in cramming. Idly you attempt to blow smoke rings, but cant even succeed at that. Maybe its true. Maybe you have sold your soul to the devil after all. EEPERS! You look at the clock and find J you have only five minutes till test time. With one last, acrid puff on your Lucky that makes you wish that it, as well as iiLucky Strike Green? had gone to war, youire off to the slaughter. Finally the test is over. Your whole body is demanding rest as you hasten to- glad girls canit stay in your house. Youkl never get another date if they could see you looking like this? 95 ward the Union for a quick iipause that refreshes? No more tests today. Sure- ly you can take time out for a little nap. Those old turkey red cushions never looked more inviting. Man, they feel as good as the feather bed in Momis guest- room. iiHi, Joe, taking a siestaYii ask four dif- ferent peOple. itYep, no time for anything else? you answer patiently. You wonder Why otherwise normal peOple can ask such dumb questions. Surely the fact that youire taking a nap is as obvious as the German retreat be- fore Stalingrad. And When youire prac- tically asleep, its ancient history. OUR ROOMMATE wakens you. Six Y oiclock and one more night to study. But surely not even the president would eXpect a guy to study on an empty stom- ach. You and your roommate saunter hOpefully down to the College Grill Where you order hamburgers and gulp down a foaming root beer. As you get ready to enjoy your hamburgers in come two carn- pus free-thinkers. Before you know it, youire in a virulent argument about 96 This is a good way to study for exams. After all, didnit the psychology text say that we forget less while sleeping than while awake? whether or not girls should wear slacks to classes. Youire very sure the girls wili abide by the result of the argument, so you sputter on as well as anybody. As you pause for breath, one of your radical friends shouts, iiBut no one can prove When brain ca- pacity is reachedlii You are thoroughly convinced that you are going nuts, but youill make one last try. Slacks? Brain capacity? Maybe Hemingway could see a relation between those two, but you cant. iiA girl With too much capacity shouldnit wear-ii you begin desperately. iiBut capacity does wear out! Prove that it doesnitfi The splintering of his coke glass on the table punctuates his sen- tence. iiListen, chumeii you beg in a final ef- fort to be intelligent, but no one pays any attention to you. You mutter something about arranging your financial affairs, and manage to slip out the side door. FINALLY you are in your room again, ready to study. Your body feels tense. Your arms have a tingling, go'ing- to-sleep feeling, as if little bugs were squirming around inside you. As you sit at the table, chin in hand, you catch a glimpse of yourself in the mirror. For the first time youire glad girls canit stay in your house. Youid never get another date if they ever saw you looking like this. UST AS youire stifling a soul-shaking Jyawn, one of your housemates bounds into the room, the light of an evil purpose glinting in his eye. You attempt to steel yourself against his wily persuasions, as scenes from previous escapades flash into your mind. He leans upon your table and looks directly into your eyes. tiAre you a coward? he asks dramati- cally. ttWho, me? Of course notlii you deny indignantly. iiGood boyIii He pats you approvingly on the head. YI knew you wouldnt be afraid to let me hypnotize you. Come along? You sit transfixed With anger and hor- ror as you realize how cleverly he has hooked his favorite sucker once more. But sullenly you follow his instructions. It. takes too much effort to argue. ttLook into my eyes . look into my eyes . . 9 he intones monotonously. You Even Pi Kaps study for finals! Or was this picture posed? You wonder if he uses Poor girls! obey. Why not? that technique with girls. You feel very sleepy and start to sway. You catch yourself and wonder what would happen if you were to crack your head on the dresser. Then you dont re- member anything more . HE DAYS drag by. Finally the last test Tis over. You lean against the class- room door after youive stumbled out. N ow to celebrate. You know youive made nine hours of C and two hours of D so far. Following a group of liberated exam- inees to the main walk, you are trying to feel devilish. You are trying to think of Newtis and forget Sunday school, but your feet. wonit let. you. Theyire carry- ing you away from the paths of perdition to the sanctuary of your now dimly light- ed, disheveled but wonderful room. And to think you ever complained that the bed was lumpy! Bracing yourself momentarily against the razor-sharp wind, you plod doggedly onward. A song keeps humming insist- ently in your mind. Over and over again -the same two lines repeat themselves. itLead me gently home, oh feet, itLead me gently home . . ." The Whistle l Prologuei H ere and how the author states, That this poem will never rate, Along with the great Poeis immortal Raven. In fact, if I believed in ghosts, Of the dead fulfilling idle boasts, I would fly to seek: some cozy haven. Lest Mr. Poe resent this base intrusion, And this poemis hopeless confusion, And in turn take his revenge on me. Then no more could I listen to The whistle as it sounds so Inspirihgly who-whee! Who-whee! +++ Often in the morning dreary, As the students weak and weary, Stumble to their classes muler an old bore, Saddenly there comes a. whistle, As if some earth-shatteri'ng missile W ere t0 r22i2i all land and sea, iT-is the powerhouses '206t7'7'li7'tg, Going who-whee! Who-whee! As the students go to classes, Gentlemen and sweet young lasses, Tripping up the Ad steps to their dooms, Suddenly the silence is shattered, And the students now quite battered, H ear the sounding of the free, The cheerful keeper of the whistleis Merry who-whee! Who-whee! N ow the students are in their rooms, Professors large before them loom, And at last begins the dissertation on the woes of men. As the prof begins to stammer, As he speaks of CleoCs glCl, 7n0"'ll.7", Thereis no sound of the key 98 by Peg L011 Wicherl That would free them, the little 2,1..2hzistleis Liberating who-whee! Who-whee! ttNow lets see," said the prof, iiOf course this is a lot of rot, itBat then we must get on, with this Ilis- eussion, ttThere is hot too much ti22ie, iiOr perhaps I id make a. rhyme, tilt was back in 54 B. C.w" Then the whistle blew to sale them, Calling '-'2.vho--z.0hee! W ho-whee! N ow another class, another hour, Sightsinging ending 202th a "note thatis soar. And the .crtmlents 'wea'2'2il-y somul H igh Cis. As the instructor carefully wrote, U 19022 the board note after note, He was bitten by a flea, And as he scratched the whistle blew, Crying 22rho-whee! Who-whee! The students wall; to the 22min. basilding, Never hearing the sweet birdis trillirzg, And. a .s"niz'le lights up their faces in, the mid -2n12..or22ai22,g sun. It is how eleven oieloeh, Soon their freedom will unlock, As the cheerful whistle, Waftihg softly as the thistle, Heralds who-whee! Who-whee! The professor how is speaking, Students sit m chairs aereahihg, And the lesson. is discussed both pro and con. There is not much interest, A2221 it grows less and less, As they listen for the sound of thee, Thou powerhouses whistle Sounding who-whee! Who-whee! The whistle is both straight and tall, Most people see it not at all, But 710726 can, fail to hear its insistent blasts. Perhaps that whistle means he harm, But "2012872, it saumls ah air-raid alarm, Pity the pear, outraged eanh'am Which goes almost mrnzpletdgx mmzb At that siren-tihe who-whee! Who-urhee! Over at the big old powerhease, Lives the whistles heeper-the mean. louse, And he shatters many a very pleasaht dream. At the early hear of seven chz'shes all thoughts of heazmz, With that blasted fee That a em and s tmmediate attentim'z, the whistle Blozt'z'hg who-whee! Who-"mhee! The very worst of all. school .s0!2.1.9"'2,d.s, Is the owe that seems t0 hoaml The student as it stirs him f'v'om smmd sleep. Be the sleep "2772,. his own small bed, Or in class as the "pfmfessor said- HWaive 11p! Wake 7m! Yo'eszr'e not m Wa h iht-tt The 20102.81le at its very best loudly Blasts who-whee! Who-whee! But I always love to hear, The souml to students all so dear, The whistle that aimeances the close of Classroom CthT'tteS. It is then the whistle sounds, And stz.1ae72,ts on, their mzmds, Hear the Interry who-whee. tEpilogum A7521! now, as Ct'llthO'r I state, Phnoey, PHOOEY! nwx 33; 2 99 Wesley Foun a HOME Away From Homeiiw-thatis A What the Wesley Foundation is for Methodist students in 110 state colleges and universities in the United States. Through this organization students find their Opportunity for religious eXpression, experience, and for Well-rounded Chris- tian fellowship. A very necessary part of the develop- ment of' the students religious and social life is furnished through a varied pro- gram of activities consisting of study of the Bible, Christian living, and an inspir- ing worship service each Sunday morn- ing. A fellowship hour With games, group singing, and supper followed by a group 01" panel discussion, devotional, musical, or dramatic program is held Sunday evenings. The Wesley Players in Emporia have recently been accepted as Alpha Mu Chapter of the National As- sociation of Wesley Players. Here is pictured a 100 ation . . . 66AHome Away from Home99 THESE activities are guided by the cabi- net and Rev. R. H. Woodburn, the Di- rector, Who is employed jointly by the two Kansas Conferences of Methodism and the First Methodist Church of Em- poria. Officers and committee chairmen of the cabinet are: Lennis Lady, presi- dent; Frances Ireland, Vice-president; Bernice Bowles, Sue Anderson, and Wil- bur Brown, secretaries; Milton Prather and N ina Frasier, church school; Audrey Stein and Barabara Cochennet, devotion- al; Phyllis Likes and Virgil Stout, social; Mary Tritt and Ronald Smith, dramatic; Audrey Bland, Mary Ahrens, Maxine Marx, and Barbara Ramsdale, music; Peggy Kells and Alberta Walker, public- ity, Dorothy Norvell, Helen Morgan, food. group of Wesley Players applying makeup and cos- tuming for a play. TOP PICTURE diow D: VVhit-e, Bush, D. Likes, Drescher, Augustine, Hanson, 0. Davis; R0w 24 P. Likes, Rakes, Tefft, Huxman, Griffiths, N. Davisa McDonald; dkow m Errett, Brown, Wolf, Becker, Morton, Cartright. MIDDLE PICTURE diow D: Carey, Pew, Beck, Saylor, Scott, Sidler, Tucker; 610w m Cox, Roehrman, M. Ramsdale, Thresher, Nixon, Oakes, Banker. Varvel; R0w 2D E, Stein Garrett, McIlrath, Scheutz, Daum, Edwards. BOTTOM PICTURE diow D: B. Ramsdale, Bowles, Ireland, Lady, Mrs. Woodhurn, Royer Woodburn, P. Likes, Ahrens; Ukow 2A Dickson, Reed, Bland, Morgan, Co-chennet, Anderson, A. Stein, Walker, Tritt, Gardner, Block, Norvell; ! R0w ID Mettler, Prather, Stout, Holmes, Denison, Mc-- Kinnis, J. Smith, R. Smith, Wible. Ghostly Prooiectins DIDNiT eXpect to meet anyone at 12 I oiclock mid-night in the dark fourth floor corridor of the Ad Building. That is why I hesitated when I heard Voices coming from the speech laboratory. After I had smoothed my hair and regained my breath-c1imbing four flights of stairs collapses me like a wounded accordion-I made a desperate effort to move myself around the corner to the door of the cos- tume room. Feeling a sudden twinge of pain in my left foot, I cautiously reached down in the dark to investigate the cause of my anguish and found that my right foot was stepping on it. I offer this as a personal testimonial of the effects of stagecraft, the class in which all surviv- ors are awarded a paltry one hour of credit. The sudden pain recovered my wits, and I remembered what I had come for, a needle and thread. One of the huge 102 sandbags which counterbalanced a heavy set piece slung from the grid down on the stage, had ripped a little at the seam, spilling an irregular trickle of sand from the fly gallery to the stage floor. If too much sand was lost, the scenery---two weeks of work and thirty dollarsi worth of muslin, lumber, and paint-would crash from a height of about forty feet. OULD I rather face some kind of demon tonight or Mr. Porter in the morning? I untangled my feet and edged toward the speech laboratory. Listening closely, I tried to make words and sen- tences out of the indistinct voices. The peculiar and consistent pronunciation of iiaii and iicii and the characteristic syn- taX of the sentences convinced me that. two peOple were talking in Latin. iiRuth Chitty and Margaret Lunt are doing their evening calisthenicslii I thought. My fears banished, I took two poorly coordinated steps and threw the speech lab door Open roughly. ttPersons who speak Latin are cultured and have good figures. I have nothing to fear? I told myself. Did you ever push the up button on an elevator and start down? That is how I felt when I saw what were the whois in the speech lab. Two skeletons Charley and Fritz, from Dr. Turneris glass case in the anatomy and physiology classroom were mixing something in the cadaver tank which Dr. Pflaum hOpes to use for more than ungraded tests some day. Of course I realized suddenly that skeletons must talk in Latin, since Latin is a dead language! itThis sure is a fine tank for bathing, or canning, or deveIOping film. I won- der what its really for," said Fritz. . . . . oi leddy 50ene4 HARLEY indicated by inward rotation C of the scapula that such a fine tank made him feel glad all over. I would have explained that a cadaver tank is used by medical men for dissecting corpses, but I wasnit in the mood for a morbid discus- s10n. In the fall of i112 I had sat near Fritz and Charley in class, and had become quite fond of them, although I did not get to know them very well. I said, by way of introducing myself, iiWhy dont you boys use the dark room in the basement? It has complete equipment for develOping film? iiNo-o-olii shivered Fritz. iiToo ghost- lylii He invited me to come in by touch- ing his mandible to his manubrium. iiWe donit care if these pictures do have a few flaws. Taking pictures is only an avoca- tion with uin he explained. iiOh. Then what is your vocation? iiRolling bones? ' HARLEY, having finished the film, turned on the lights. Then I noticed the boys peculiar camera. It was made from a skull, a zygomatic process, five vertebrae, and various other odd bones. iiSome camera you have there? I kid- ded them. iiThis is a wonderful camera? said Charley. iiIt can photograph around curvesfi iiAh, now! Iid like to see one of those pictures? iiAll right. Notice this snapshot of Dean MacFarlaneXi iiWhy, only his head and feet are therefi tiYes, thatis what I mean. With this camera we can even take pictures of how by Velna Stout you looked in the past or how youill look in the futuree-one or ten or even fifty years from now. My favorite snapshot is this one taken of Hitler in June 1944.,i iiIim sorry, but this looks to me like a blank page? iiYes, thatis what I mean? insisted Charley. I WAS AFRAID Charley might get peeved if. I kidded him anymore about his cam- era, so I changed the subject. iiYou fel- lows never saw a moving picture, did you?b iiWhat? Listen, we make movies. We notice everything that goes on around the campus and make candid shots of the best scenes. Like to look at our collection? Fritz pointed to a shadow on the wall and asked me to sit down. m---.-iI I tunx. 103 The first section of the movie had a very ingenious title; it was called ttThe Majors and the Minors? This reel con- tained some remarkable pictures of two would-be suicides, a speech student and an art student whom the skeletons had met as they were about to enter the Ad Building in the usual manner. Each skeleton frequently used the dead-end doors on the fourth floor which are di- rectly opposite each other, one door open- ing out from the northeast corner of Room 406 and the other opening from the northwest corner of Room 417. The roof of Albert Taylor Hall extending only three stories high, these fourth floor doors are directly Visible to each other. Fritz learned later that the poor tempera- mentalists had decided to take their own lives because they could not bear to hear any more iiLittle Moronii stories. SIMULTANEOUSLY actress and artist Opened the opposing doors and breathed deeply, preparing to jump. Each noticed the other, the art student spoke, and each closed the door. After a short wait the routine was repeated and then again re- peated. The third time the artist said, not wishing to admit that he was at all embarrassed, itYou may wonder why I keep doing this. Well, I got a job in a grocery store downtown this afternoon, 104 and the boss told me Id be partly out- doors and partly in. Iim just trying to figure out what PM do if someone shuts the door on me? Only a few of the pictures had been made recently. One showed a couple of girls, music majors, going to the senior dinner. Both had just finished practice ing their instruments on the third floor of the Music Hall-one played a trom- bone, the other piano. As they left, cart rying their lunches in paper sacks, they remembered the freight elevator and, since no one was near, decided to ride. The swift descent to the first floor was exhilaratingethat is, it would have been if the elevator had stopped. Instead it started up again. At second the elevator paused, but as the girls sprang forward to Open the cage door it rose rapidly. And up and down the girls rode. Occasionally the elevator hesitated, for only a second, and then moved again. HREE hours later at 9:30, the elevator finally stopped on the third floor. But when, at last, the girls got to the senior dinner, they found that the last roll had been eaten an hour and a half before. However, they were not very hungry, not even for the bananas they had brought along to supplement the usual, skimpy desserts. A RED STRIP of curb marked tiNo Park- ingii flashed suddenly into View. As the curb stopped flickering, a black Buick automobile rounded the Ad Building at. high speed and came to a sudden stOp in the forbidden rectangle. Seeing this pic- ture should have brought to my mind needles and thread and speeded me on my errand for Mr. Porter. Unfortunately it did not. I watched the red rectangle widen and lengthen until it became a large, high- ceilinged classroom. At one end of the room stood a man dressed in a pinafore and hair net. He had a spoon in each hand and walked back and forth between two kettles, stirring them alternately. A close-up showed two packages of Rit on a nearby desk. C. F. Gladfelter was dyeing eggs! That is why the egg yolks which he displays at Science Open House are either bright green or red. They are rit- ted. I DID NOT understand the next episode until about a week later. At that time I was Visiting a student. friend of mine who lives in the Union Building. In one corner of her room was a peculiar look- ing mound carefully covered with a bright scarf and topped with an incense burner. From one end of the pile came a two-inch rOpe, which was chained to the radiator. The ttpilefi my friend eX- plained, was a rOpe fire escape. Then I understood what I had seen in the Charlie and Fritz movie. The picture showed the second floor oc- cupants of the Student Union holding a fire drill. Many well-known college in- structors were there, and one and all par- ticipated. Each drOpped a rope from her bedroom window, and, holding her val- uables in her teeth, slid to the ground. The first drill was not successful. One teacher could not locate herself when the fire drill bell sounded and another spent too much time slinging all her diction- aries to safety; so she was only half way down the rope when count ten was pro- nounced. The second attempt was also a failure. This time one of the teachers fell. She remembered a joke which she had told her classes every year since 1922 and laughed so hard that she lost her grip. FTER THE fire drill one teacher rode a lawnmower up the walk from the Li- brary Annex basement and began to cut the grass on the Student Union lawn. This riding lawnmower was specially built. In line it was long and low like a racing car. It was equipped with a radio, a folding desk, tan improvised barl a tele- scope, electric lights, and a typewriter on which the Operator, who was a commerce teacher, practiced incessantly. On the left hand, as one sat on the satin uphol- stered seat, was a dandelion digger. The driver had only to lift a lever and sharp, steel jaws bit the offending plant out of the ground, shook the dirt off the roots, and deposited the weed carefully in a compartment under the seat. I counted three boxes in this lower compartment. They were labeled ttExtra Fancy? ttChoice? and ttStandard," as required by the Federal Food and Drug Act, Section 3, Paragraph 2. That one lever could perform all of these duties amazed me. So I asked, tiHow does the steel jaw know where each dandelion should be dropped ?ii S I UTTERED the last word I heard something drOp-esomething down- stairs. And no dandelion, no matter how full of' iron, ever sounded like that! At once I knew what the sound meant but hOped desperately that I was wrong. I shouted goodbye to Fritz and Charley as I leaped through the door and ran down the hall. When I reached the stairs I saw my skeleton friends, with their camera, enter the east side door of Albert Taylor Hall. I knew that those skeletons had purposely delayed me in order to add a few more pictures to their collection. 105 IIT. Make AAen Free" Mary Kay Horan CCTO MAKE Men Freei, was the title of a series of thirteen radio shows sponsored by the speech and music de- partments for the Kansas War Bond Commission. Nine Kansas broadcasting stations carried the program every Thursday eve- ning beginning December 10. Emporia State was the first educational institution to have charge of a war drive program series. Original scripts were used on all pro- grams, and these were written by R. Rus- sell Porter, associate professor of speech, and Dr. F. L. Gilson, head of the depart- ment of speech. A11 scripts were patriotic in nature and written to emphasize re- gional and state appeal. Orien Dalley, music instructor, arranged all the musi- cal background. Each program was one half hour in length. Governor Andrew Schoeppel introduced the first radio show in the series entitled itThe World at War-In Review? Mr. Porter adapted the script from the bond 106 drive program presented here last spring. Headlines was the theme, and each told a story all its own in the development of the present war situation. ttLidice, Kansas? the second radio show, brought in. closer contact the tragic incident of that little Czechoslovakian Village destroyed by the Germans last June 10. Lebo, Kansas, with its five hun- dred inhabitants is quite similar to Lidice, Czechoslovakia. Mr. Porter received per- mission to use Lebo as a setting for his script, and its citizens as characters for the second war bond series. Mayor W il- liam McCandless 0f Lebo did the commer- cials for the United States Treasury De- partment. HRISTMAS EVE was the setting for the third in the series of radio shows. The story, original by Mr. Porter, por- trayed a Polish-Jewish husband and his wife, who was an expectant mother, as refugees in war torn Poland in 1941. The plot was closely parallel to that of The Nativity. Symphonic music interpretation of democracy constituted the fourth i"Po Make Men Freeii radio program. Presi- dent Butcher delivered the war bond mes- sage. itTwo Survived? a highly dramatic story by Guy Pierce Jones, told of the ad- ventures and sufferings endured by two men adrift in an open boat for seventy days after their ship had been torpedoed. Mr. Porter adapted this script for his fifth radio show. Kenneth Porteris iSong 0f the High Plains? which is a historical poem of Kansas, was used in the next radio series. Kenneth Porter is professor of history at Vassar and a brother of Russell Porter. The Madrigalians, a vocal group of se- lected voices, furnished the musical back- ground. Other themes which were chosen and adapted for radio shows are tiAmericans Have Said? written by Dr. Gilson; Abraham Lincoln? an original composi- tions program, ttWheatfi and iiVictoryK" Addington, Dora May . . . . Emporia Pi Kappa Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma 9 Allphin, Guy . . . . . . . Arlington Kappa Sigma Epsilon, Freshman Play Altwegg, Kathleen . . J unction City Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Y. W. C. A., Commerce Club Ames, Georgina . . . . . Scandia Anderson, John . . . . Clay Center Phi Sigma Epsilon Anderson, Mary Jane . . . Wichita Treble Clef Club, Mixed Chorus, Wromexfs Chorus, XVinnctaska; Splash Club Anderson, Wendell . . . . Americus Mathematics Club, Y. M. C. A. Augustine, Patricia J. . . . Wichita W'innctaska, XVcslcy Players, Spanish Club Banker, Arnita . . . . . . Salina Sigma Pi Sigma, Winnctaska, Y. W. C. A., Wesley Foundation, Collegiate 4-H Club Bair, Doris . . . . Canton Symphmjc Chorus. Womcxfs Glee Club Baird, Phyllis Jean . . . . . Eureka Y. W. C. A., Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club, Sigma Sigma Sigma Banz, Welden . . . . . Sylvia History and Government Club, Y. M. C. A., Science Club, h-"1athcmatics Club, Band FRESHMEN Wm elm a; 1946 107 Berger, Vivian Lee Brewster Commerce Club, Splash Club, Band, XVinnctaska Beaver, Shirley Ottawa Y. W. C. A. Beck, Betty J ean Greensburg XVcslcy Foundation Becker, J ames Chase Treasurer Mu Epsilon Nu, Science Club, Mathematics Club, Band Beins, Beulah Bentley XVcslcy Foundation, Geography Club Birney, Wynona Darlene Bucklin Y. WI. C. A., XVomcnis Glee Club, Freshman Play, Sphinx Literary Society Homewood Blair, George Mu Epsilon Nu, Y. M. C. A., Mathematics Club Block, Peggy Preston XVinnetaska, Wrcslcy Foundation, Spanish Club, Band Bowlin,Dale . . . . . . . . . Lebo' Football, Basketball, Y. M. C. A. Boyd, John Emporia Briles, Letha Emporia XVinnctaska, Home Economics Club Brodie, Ruby St. J ohn Pi Kappa Sigma, Geography Club . N SEPTEMBER 14 three hundred nine- ty-nine freshmen washed the early- Monday-morning sleep from their eyes, combed their curls and came hesitantly t0 the first convocation 0f the year. It must have been bewildering-we remem- ber our first convocation-4but they stum- 108 bled along With the mob and tried to look like sephomores. Enrollment is a hor- rible process even for seniors; and for these beginners it was something amaz- ing, something new, something inconceiv- able. Many of them would still be wan- dering around the gym looking for advis- Q Bronsema, Carol Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Science Club Emporia Brooks, Elise Wetmore Band, Winnctaska Brewer, Barbara, Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Commerce Club Brown, Nell Quincy Commerce Club, Winnctaska, Orchestra Brown, Vaida Lee Emporia Winnctaska, Physical Education Club, $70111an Intra- murals, erslcy Foundation Bruner, Doris Cedar Point Winnctaska, History and Government Club 01's and departmental tables if it werentt for the help from sorority and frat ac- tives eager and Willing to go through the maze of confusions for the love of the or- ganization and to swell the chapter roll. The next big event in the lives of the freshmen was election. The Greek pledges Bulmer, Dorothy Michigan Valley Delta Sigma Epsilon, Commerce Club, Band Burke, Maxine Topeka. Sigma Sigma Sigma, Commerce Club, Y. W". C. A., Sigma P1 Sigma, Freshman Play Burns, Marjorie Delavan Pi Kappa Sigma, Alice Freeman Palmer Calvert, Robert Howard Caraway, Lela Irene Sedan Band, Orchestra, Womcxfs Glee Club, Symphonic Chorus Carson, Carolyn Wichita Sigma Pi Sigma, Winnctaska, Y. W'. C. A., Primary- Kindcrgartcn Club had nothing to worry about. They were told how to vote and taken to the polls. For the independent freshman the Opera- tion was more painful. But he was usu-- ally taken in hand as he neared the Ad- ministration Building and his mind was made up in a hurry by an Upperclassman. 109 Clevenger, Eula Commerce Club, Y. XV. C. A., XVinnctaska Kingsdown Clothier, Grant . . . . . . . Sylvia Y. M. C. A., Basketball, Track Conklin, Celeste Ann Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha Cooper, Evelyn . . . . . . . Meade Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Commerce Club COOper, Virginia Richmond Collegiate 4-H Club, Newman Club, Y. W. C. A., Mathematics Club, GCOgraphy Club Corpening, Laura . . . . . . . Allen COX, Lola Dean Emporia Symphonic Chorus, Geography Club, Wtinnctaska, thslcy Foundation Crabb, Bill Williamsburg Mathematics Club, Y. M. C. A. Craig, LaVone Protection W Alpha Sigma Alpha, Commerce Club, Sigma Pi Sigma Croft, Harold Bluff City Curbey, Irene . . . . . . . LeRoy Geography Club Curtis, Phyllis McPherson Sigma Pi Sigma, Alpha Sigma Alpha, Wromcxfs Glee Club As a result of the election Jean'Mac- Farlane, Emporia, and Don Hawkins, Anthony, both United Students, were elected freshman representatives to the Student Council. Owen Wilson and Les- ter Denison, Progressives, were elected 110 president and Vice-president, respectively ; and Jerry Dannenfelser, United Student, was elected secretary-treasurer. Everyone was enrolled in Rhetoric and Composition and half the class in Fresh- man Survey, the other half in Introduc- Dale, Helen Stafford Y. W. C. A. Dannenfelser, Jerry McPherson Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma Daum, Laura Louise Emporia XVinnctaska, Geography Club Davidson, Gloria Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Y. XV. C. A., Newman Club Davis, Oreta . Walton Commerce Club, Y. W. C. A. Denison, Lester Kingman Y. M. C. A., Science Club, XVcsley Foundation, Band, Orchestra Atlanta Diller, N orma Lee Y. W. c. A. Dillon, Dorothy . . . . . . . Hope Winnctaska Dixon, J une Partridge Y. W. C. A., Womcxfs Glee Club, Wiinnctaska, Com- merce Club Eby, Ruth New Albany Edwavds, Deward Munden Edwards, Joe Burrton Phi Sigma Epsilon tion to Psychology. Almost everyone took Fundamentals of Speech I and Use of the Library-just one big happy family. Yes, but happier before the ttKh Club instituted its new rules and regulations concerning freshmen. The traditional cap was unobtainable this fall because of war priorities, so each fellow wore a green ribbon Which he must touch With one finger upon command from a senior etwo fingers for a faculty member. And the ttKh Club meted out punishment for any freshman caught dating another freshman. 111 Rush Center Eilts, Ray L. Elliott, Patricia Blue Rapids Alpha Sigma Tau, Y. W. C. A. Cabinet Erickson, Mary Leona . . . . Offerle Wfinnctaska, Y. W. C. A., Symphonic Chorus, Whomcnts Glee Club Gardner, Betty Hebron, Nebraska XVinnctaska, Wrcslcy Foundation Garrett, Patricia J une . Bethany, Illinois Band, Orchestra, Wrcslcy Foundation, Wfinnctaska Gates, Marj orie Goldwater Collegiate 4-H Club, Winnctaska Gay, Wilberta Home Economics Club Emporia Gooch, Maryon Willa Conway Springs Winnctaska, Collegiate 4-H Club Goodman, Suzanne . . . . . Russell Commerce Club Gould, Kathryn . . . . . . Eureka. Alpha Sigma Tau, Geography Club, Y. W. C. A., Sigma Pi Sigma Griffith, Mary June . . . . . Kiowa Alpha Sigma Tau, Commerce Club, Band, Wreslcy Foundation Groberg, Lyle Phi Sigma Epsilon Clay Center It wasntt long until the new students were really a part of us and were making themselves seen and heard. The tenth annual freshman play was a huge success. The audience in Albert Taylor Hall roared With laughter at ttThe Whole TOWNS Talking? a farce written 112 by J ohn Emerson and Anita Loos. All of the cast played their parts exceedingly Well, from the rise of the curtain t0 the five curtain calls at the end of the play. Donald Reid did a good character job in playing the part of Henry Simmons, as manufacturer and fond father Who runs Haas, Lloyd Keith Madison Y. M. C. A., Mathematics Club, Mu Epsilon Nu Haase, Louise . Plainville Band, V?innctaska: Hackler, Eunice Ramona Womenis Glee Club, Mixed Chorus Hanson, Virginia Assaria W'innctaska Hanson, Dorothy J une Saffordville Y. W. C. A. Harrington, John Williamsburg Mathematics Club, Mu prsilun Nu. Y. M. C. A. Plains Harris, Gail . . . . . Hatch, J ean Gridley Sigma Sigma Sigma, Commerce Club, Band, Chorus, Rhythmic Circle, Y. XV. C. A. Hawes, Betty Jean Belpre Hearon, Marjorie Geneseo Heartwell, Helen Salina Winnctaska, Y. XV. C. A., Symphonic Chorus, Treble Clef Chub, Splash Club, Bulletin Staff, Treasurer Fu- ture Teachers of America Hebb, Louise Geography Club Howard into difficulty through his efforts in mak- ing a match between his daughter, Ethel, and his junior business partner, Chester Binney. Maxine Burke was Harriet Sim- mons, the domineering, flighty wife who jumps to dark conclusions when a taxi- driver, Guy Allphin, brings a womanis purse t0 the Simmons home. Wynona Birney played the part of the sweet, Winsome daughter, Ethel Sim- mons, who has just returned from Chi- cago. Accompanying her is Roger 113 Heck, Bonnie J unction City Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Commerce Club, Y. XV. C. 13., Newman Club Hill, Velma Plevna Band Hoffman, Fred Reece Y. M. C. A., College Chorus, Gcoquphy Club Hollingsworth, Leon Madison Mu Epsilon Nu Holman, Keith Lincoln Phi Sigma Epsilon, Band Hortenstein, Isabel Emporia Delta Sigma Epsilon, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sphinx Literary Society, Commerce Club Hunter, Lucy Tonganoxie Commerce Club Ireland, Mary Lee Florence W'innctaska, Symphonic Chorus, Wromcnis Chorus Irwin, Jeanne Neosho Rapids Jabara, Francis D. Burden Phi Delta Chi, Commerce Club, Mathematics Club J ackson, Larry Richfield James, Anton . - Emporia Shields, 3. young, perfumed Chicago blue- blood who boasts of a past crowded with love-affairs with famous beauties. Bev Brower did a remarkable job in taking the part of Roger Shields for which Don- ald Hawkins had been originally cast. Hawkins having been called out of town, 114 Brower had only four rehearsals during which to learn his part. J ack Staples, playing the part of Ches- ter Binney, who had conscientiously worked his way up from bookkeeper to business partner, brought down the house eand a part of the chandelier-with his J ensen, J ean Frances . Chanute Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Newman Club, Symphonic Chorus, XVomcnk Chorus J ohnson, Verena Cimarron Band, Commerce Club, Y. W. C. A., XVinncmska, Collegiate 4-H Club, XVcslcy Foundation J ones, Arlen Pomona J ones, Bob Emporia Sigma Tau Gamma Jones, Viola Reading Commerce Club J ordan, Beverle . Freeport XVinnetzzska, Geography Club, W'omcxfs Glee Club Sccrctzlry-trcasurcr Kalb, Bernadine Canton Karl, Robert Enterprise Kiner, Donna Dee Sigma Sigma Sigma Clay Center Kinnamon, Lynn . . . . Sylvia Y. M. C. A., Band Klock, Martin Waverly Knouse, Norma Jean Emporia Pi Kappa Sigma, Commerce Club confused attempts to follow the instruc- tions of Henry Simmons in courting Ethel. Louise Weir, as Letty Lythe, skillfully portrayed the smooth, petulant movie queen with whom Chester was supposed to have spent many tthappy, hectic, Holly- ,, wood hours. Bryan Whitehead was the hot-headed and. highly temperamental motion picture producer, Donald Swift, who finds himself badly beaten in a ttfight in the dark? Jean MacFarlane was the lisping Lila Wilson and Betty J une Wicker was Sally 115 Krug, Naomi Hudson Y. W. C. A., XVinnetaska, Sigma Pi Sigma, History 3ndt Government Club Lake, Ralph Saffordville Larson, Charles Wichita Sigma 1:111 Gamma Laudick, Vincent Sharon Band, Symphonic Chorus Laughlin, Vera Kathleen Americus Winnetaska, Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club, Collegiate 4-H Club Lawless, Vona Jean Belle Plaine LaHarpe Leatherman, Wando J 0 Winnctaska, XVcslcy Foundation Likes, Doris Ottawa Spanish Club, XVcsley Foundation Lloyd, Hazel Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma Louis, Winifred Emporia Y. W. C. A., Commerce Club, Sigma Sigma Sigma Lunsford, Dorothy Climax Alpha Sigma Alpha, Spanish Club, History and Gov- ernment Club Lyster, Keith Richard Phi Sigma Epsilon Lincoln Otis, two of Ethelts girl friends. Eleanor Randel was the old-fashioned maid Who wore a long, plaid dress and a black straw hat. Hester Moore was the disreputable dancing teacher, Sadie Bloom, Who came to claim the purse Which had been left in the taxi. 116 The freshmen entered heartily in the usual first-semester activities-f00tball games, all-school parties, departmental clubs, Homecoming, campus diet week- yes, even the scrap drive. Robert Humphrey Lewis, Emporia; George Blair, Williamsburg; and Eldon Lytle, Virginia Goldwater Collegiate 4-H Club, Winnetaska McCants, Bob Emporia Sigma kl au Gamma McCasland, Shirley Weslaco, Texas Alpln Sigma Alpha, Y. XV. C. A., Commerce Club O McConnaughey, Silva Stafford Y. W. C. A., Sigma Pi Sigma, Symphonic Chorus McCready, Edith Emporia Y. W. C. A., Symphonic Chorus, Sigma Pi Sigma McDonald, Dolly Lou Eureka. XVeslcy Foundation, Geography Club McIlrath, Mary Ellen Kingman Band, Orchestra, Winnctaska, Modern Language Club McIntosh, Dorothy Emporia Science Club, Alphathcnian Literary Society, Wtinnc- taska, W'Cslcy Foundation McMillan, Byron Spearville Kappa Sigma Epsilon McNabb, Elaine Melvern Winnetaska, XVcslcy Foundation, Y. W. C. A. MacFarlane, Jean Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sphinx Literary Society, Student Council, Spanish Club, Freshman Play, Orchestra Maresch, Glenn Nekoma. Scharff, Burlington, were the three high- est ranking students on the freshman en- trance tests. Emporia State freshmen ranked above average this year on their English en- trance examinations in comparison With other colleges and universities Whose freshmen took part in the College Testing Program. With such a good mental start and physiques trivalling Charles Atlast built up by the military training--the fel- lows of the class of 1946 should go far. 117 Lamont Martin, Stanley Mathematics Club Medlin, AFIlOld Noruray Mu Epsilon Nu, Commerce Club, Y. M. C. A. Meierant, Margaret Ann Wellington Y. w. C. A. Meisinger, Wayne Marion Phi Sigma Epsilon Merritt, Betty Emporia Delta Sigma Epsilon, Sigma Pi Sigma Middleton, J ean Oxford Mu Epsilon Nu, History and Government Club, 1700:- ball, Track Miller, Myrna Minneapolis Pi Kappa Sigma, Symphonic Chorus, Band Moore, Hester Neodesha Treble Clef, Symphonic Chorus, Freshman Play, Pi Kappa Sigma Morris, Joye Silica Y .XV. C. A., Commerce Club, Intramurals Mostrom, Edla White City Munsell, Grace Sedgwick Y. XV. C. A., Geography Club Neighbor, Charles . . . . . . . 101a Mu Epsilon Nu, chslcy Foundation Many freshman men have received ser- vice calls, others have joined reserve pro- grams. Both freshman men and fresh- man women are required to participate in physical conditioning classes. The first class party of the year was 118 the annual freshman ttKid Party? With the Varsity Band playing, freshmen, their guests and sponsors danced in the Student Union ballroom. As in past years, the party was a costume affair; but prizes Were not given this year in Neighbors, Morris Hamilton Nelson, Mabel Scandia Nelson, Wallace A. Emporia Y. M. C. A., Mathematics Club, Football, Track Nichols, Charlene Kansas City Alpha Sigma Tau, Primary-Kindcrgarten Club Norris, Jerry Council Grove Phi Sigma Epsilon Novotny, Pauline Pratt Y. WI. C. A. Ousley, Robert Kappa Sigma lipsilon Arlington Patterson, Melba Jean Junction City Delta Sigma Epsilon, Sigma Pi Sigma, Commerce Club Pennington, Park Goldwater Phi Sigma Epsilon Peters, Bill Emporia Sigma Tau Gamma Pew, Elizabeth Greensburg Spanish Club, W7csley Foundation Phillips, Emma . . . . . . Madison N M. keeping with the program of cutting ex- penses for social affairs. Sponsors for the party were Mr. and Mrs. R. Russell Porter, Mr. and Mrs. V. C. Hiett, and Dean and Mrs. D. L. MacFarlane. The class contributed more than its share to the football squad this year. One of the largest freshman football squads in years turned out last fall. The roster in- cluded: Willis Allen, Colby; Dale Bowlin, Lebo; Raymond Campbell, Emporia; Ray Eilts, Rush Center; Joe Edwards, Burr- 119 Phillips, Fayetta . . . . . . Carlton Y. W. C. A., XVommfs Intramurals, History and Government Club, Collegiate 4-H Club Pierce, William Bud . . . . Marion Sigma Tau Gamma, Band, Science Club Pirtle, Lois . . . . . . . . Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Y. W. C. A., Commerce Club Pitts, Raymond . . . . . . Waverly Mathematics Club Porter, Margaret . . . . . . Ottawa Spanish Club Pyle, Patricia . . . . . . . Emporia Pi Kappa Sigma, Commerce Club, Home Economics Club Ramsdale, Margaret Ann . . Norwich Wesley Foundation, Y. XV. C. A., Collegiate 4-H Club, Home Economics Club Randel, Eleanor . . . . . . Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Commerce Club, Sigma Pi Sigma, Freshman Play Reed, Ilene Blue Rapids Sigma Sigma Sigma, Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club, Y. W7. C. A. Reed, Norma . . . . . . . Gridley Band, Winnctaska, President Geography Club Reid,Don......... Lebo Y. M. C. A., Mu Epsilon Nu, Freshman Play, chslcy Foundation, Chorus Reynolds, Jessie Elizabeth Kingman Spanish Club, Band, Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus ton; Virgil Hurt, Emporia; Paul Heinze, Hillsboro; Harry Wisdom, Colby; Ralph J ohnson, Bethel; Martin Klock, Waverly; Robert Lemons, Emporia; Marvin La Farge, Marrowville; Melvin Leak, Colby; Seymour Lemeshow, Brooklyn; Banard 120 McGee, Gridley; Bill Myers, Augusta; Jean Middleton, Oxford; Raymond Pitts, Waverly; Jack Sattler, Goldwater; Ken- neth Schartz, Great Bend; Roland Woelk, Newton; Gerald White, Colby. Freshmen Who went out for: basketball Rice, Betty Ruth XVinnctaska, Commerce Club Bucklin Riggs, Blanche Neosho Rapids Robrahn, Edward Burlington Kappa Sigma Epsilon Roehrman, Joyce Emporia Pi Kappa Sigma, Home Economics Club Ross, Frances Bonner Springs Pi Kappa Sigma, History and Government Club, Wies- ley Foundation, Y. W. C. A., Bulletin Staff Santala, Helen Satanta Y. W'. C. A., Wrinnctaska, Collegiate 4-H Club Sams, Ruth Marie Herington Geography Club Sanders, Marian Canton Wesley Foundation, Symphonic Chorus, Band, W'an- en's Physical Education Club, Y. W. C. A. Sattler, J ack Goldwater Football, TraCk Scharff, Eldon Burlington Phi Sigma Epsilon Schrepel, LaVerne Hudson XVinnetaska, Y. W. C. A. Schuetz, Betty J ean Kiowa Winnetaska, Wrcslcy Foundation, Symphonic Chorus are Max Smiley, J ack Schultz, Owen Wil- son, Grant Clothier, Harlan Wolf, Dale Bowlin, Melvin Leak, Joe Edwards, Har- ry Wisdom, and Weldon Banz. Some of these men have proved them- selves real assets to the football and bas- ketball teams and show promise of a good season next year. As in the other classes, enrollment dropped considerably in the freshman classemore women failing to return than men. The final figure for the second se- 121 Schurman, J ohn Effingham Kappa Sigma Epsilon Scriven, Laurine . . . . . . Abilene Band, Orchestra, Splash Club Shaver, Marie Halstead Alpha Sigma Alpha, Cheerleader Sigma Pi Sigma, Splash Club Shields, Emerson Lincolnville History and Government Club, Y. M. C. A., Mu Epsilon Nu Shipley, LaVerne Cleveland Wesley Foundation, Geography Club Shriner, Doris . . . . . . . Geneseo Winnetaska, Y. W. C. A., Geography Club, Wresley F0undann Smith, Arlene Alpha Sigma Tau, Band, Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus, W'omcnk Glee Club Kansas City Smith, Margaret Jean Sallyards Y. W. C. A., chsley Foundation, W'omcnk Glee Club Smith, Nadine . . . . . . Mulvane Commerce Club Stanley, Coleen Montezuma Sigma Sigma Sigma, Commerce Club, Y. W. C. A., Sigma Pi Sigma Staples, Sidney Jack . . . . Anthony Sigma Tau Gamma, Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus Stark, Nadine . . . . . . . Waldron Alpha Sigma Tau mester enrollment in the freshman class was 164, with 79 men and 95 women. The first freshman concern of the sec- ond semester was to fill the vacancy on the Student Council caused by the with- drawal of Don Hawkins to enlist in the Army Air Corps. At a special class meet- 122 ing, the petitions of Lloyd Haas, Madison, United Student, and Grant Clothier, Pro- gressive from Sylvia, were presented. Clothier, Y. M. C. A. book exchange man- ager and active in basketball and track, was elected to fill Hawkinst position. One Of the honors Which may: come to a Stedman, Wanna HOpe Summerfield XVinnctaska, XVcslcy Foundation Stein, Eloise Halstead Wreslrw Foundation, Wesley Players, Y. XV. C. A. Stevenson, Donna Alma, Nebraska Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Symphonic Chorus Sturdy, Delia May Kingman Band, Symphonic Chorus, Wromcxfs Chorus, Wrinne- taska, Commerce Club Swanson, Mary Ellen Matfield Green Y. XV. C. A., Commerce Club Thresher, Carol Emporia XVcslcy Foundation, Y. XV. C. A., Winnctaska, Com- merce Club Emporia Tucker, Duane French Club, Sigma Tau Gamma Tucker, Frances Michigan Valley XVinnctaska, Commerce Club, Band Uhl, Evelyn Dorothy Emporia Y. XV. C. A., Winnetaska, Wesley Foundation, Pri- mary-Kindcrgartcn Club Varner, Laura Emporia W'innc'taska, Home Economics Vice, Juanita . . . . . . . . . Rose XVinnctaska, Collegiate 4-H Club, Alphathcnian Lit- erary Society Wagner, A. J. Kappa Sigma Epsilon Bennington freshman is to be elected pledge officer in his sorority 0r fraternity. Alpha Sigma Alpha pledges elected Hazel Lloyd, presi- dent; Carol Bronsema, Vice-president; and J erry Dannenfelser, secretary. Delta Sigma Epsilon pledge officers are Joan Holmes, president; Barbara James, Vice- president; Isabelle Hortenstein, secretary ; and Louise Weir, treasurer. The pledges of Sigma Sigma Sigma elected Kathleen Altw-egg, president; Winifred Louis, Vice- president; Bonnie Heck, secretary; and 123 Walker, Alberta Hoisington Y. W. C. A., Wesley Foundation, French Club Warren, Beulah . . . . . . . Lebo XVinnctaska, Future Teachers of America, Y. V7. C. A. Weir, Louise Emporia Delta Sigma Epsilon, Sphinx Literary Society, French Club Weller, Charlotte Americus XVinnetaska Whitehead, Bryan . . . . . . Pratt Symphonic Chorus, Band, Freshman Play, Madrigal- ians, Kappa Sigma Epsilon Holton Wicker, Betty J une Symphonic Chorus, chslcy Foundation, Freshman Play, Y. w. C. A. Wilcox, Bob Bennington Kappa Sigma Epsilon Treasurer Willett, V iola Santala Commerce Club, XVinnctaska, Wesley Foundation Wilson, Owen Emporia Basketbsll Wirsig, William R. Dunlap Band, Orchestra, Mu Epsilon Nu, Y. M. C. A. Wible, Doris Baldwin Wisdom, Harry Colby Y. W. C. A., chslcy Foundation Phi Delta Chi, Football, Basketball Donna Stevenson, treasurer. William Joe Eisenbach, president; Bill Woods, Bud Foster was elected president of Phi Sigma Epsilon pledges and Francis Taylor was elected Vice-president; Wayne Meisinger, secretary-treasurer. Kappa Sigma Epsilon pledges elected 124 Vice-president; Don Hawkins, secretary; and Laurel Fry, treasurer. Pi Kappa Sigma pledge officers are Glenna Gra- ham, president; Myra Miller, Vice-presi- dent; Marjorie Burns, secretary; and Wolf, Harlan L. Football, Basketball, Mu Epsilon Nu, Y. M. C. A., XVcslcy Foundation Almena Woods, Harry Franklin Greensburg Kappa Sigma Epsilon Wygle, L. L. Eureka Yearous, Ruth Emporia Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Y. XV. C. A., Commerce Club Younkman, Harriet N eodesha Y'. W. C. A., Winnetaska, Alphathcnian, Commerce Club, Orchestra Zanovich, Bill Sigma Tau Gamma, Commerce Club Montezuma Zimmerman, Melba Dee Belle Plaine XVinnetas'ka, Y. W. C. A., Collegiate 4-H Club, XVcs- Icy Foundation Zook, Lenora McLouth XVeslcy Foundation Zumbrum, Verna Americus Wesley Foundation, Geography Club Norma Jean Knouse, treasurer. Phi Delta Chi pledges elected Francis J abara, president; Gene Utter, Vice-pre-sident; Bob Brier, treasurer; Kay J abara, secre- tary ; and Bob Webber and Sidney Oliver, sergeants-at-arms. Sigma Tau Gamma pledge officers are eePinkyee Peters, presi- dent; Virgil Hurt, Vice-president; Charles Larson, secretary; and Bob Jones, ser- geant-at-arms. Many more freshmen were pledged by Greek and honorary frater- nities and literary societies the second semester and are beginning to show their leadership through various activities. 125 Ahrens, Mary . . . . . Greensburg Science Club, Sphinx Literary Society, W'izmctaska, Wesley Foundation Baker, Alma . . . . . . . Fredonia Y. XV. C. A., XVinnctaska, Sigma Pi Sigma, Spanish Club Barrett, Martha Jane . . . . Larned History uni Government Club, Spanish Club Baysinger, Francis . . . . . Emporia Phi Sigma Epsilon Becker, Christina . . . . . Meridan XVinnctaska, Wesley Foundation Betty, Lama. . . . . . . . Emporia Future Teachers of America, Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club Beitz, Betty . . . . . . . Emporia Commerce Club, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Sigma Sigma Breazier, Eldon Earl . . . . Lincoln Phi Sigma Epsilon Bross, Stewart . . . . . . . Wilsey Phi Sigma Iipsilon, Geography Club, Mathematics Club Bush, Duane . . . . . . . Emporia Y. M. C. A., Mathematics Club, Science Club Bush, Roya . .' . . . Edwardsville Alpha Theta Rho, XVinnctaska, Splash Club Calvert,Car1C. . . . . . . . . Lebo Phi Sigma Epsilon, Foetball SOPHOMORES 71w Glad 0; I945 126 Cartright, Paul Hamilton Phi Sigma Epsilon,'Y. M. C. A., Future Teachers of America Cassel, Doris Eureka Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club ClintOn, ViVian Dodge City Splash Club, President XVomenE Physical Education Club, W'omcnfs Athletic Association Cochennet, Barbara Emporia Wesley Foundation, Omega Literary Society, XVinnc- tnska, Commerce Club, Collegiate 4-H Club Colburn, Peggy Sublette Alpha Sigma Tau, Splash Club, History and Govern- ment Club, German Club, Sigma Pi Sigma Davis, Eldon Admire Basketball, Track Davis, Martha J. XVinnctaska, Commerce Club, W'cslcy Foundation, XVcslcy Players Emporia Donaldson, Bob Wichita Secretary Kappa Sigma Epsilon, lntcr-fratcrnity Coun- cil Representative, Pi Kappa Delta, Bulletin Dunlevy, Jean Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Alpha Theta Rho, Alphnthcnian Literary Society Edwards, Elizabeth Anne Madison XVcslcy Foundation, Geography Club, Wrinnctaska Edwards, Lloyd Burrten Y. M. C. A., Commerce Club, Basketball Eisenbach, Joe, Jr. Lansing Kappa Sigma Epsilon HE SOPHOMORES came back to school Twith fifty-four men, ninety-three wom- en and a flat-broke treasury. But they acted like upperclassmen, didlft get lost in the halls, and jumped into the social swim immediately. They started the year off With a bang by voting like veterans at. their first nom- inations-from-the-floor election. Joan Holmes, former freshman council mem- ber, was elected sophomore representa- tive. Class officers elected are Barbara. Ramsdale, Norwich, president; Louise Huxman, Sublette, Vice-president; Ber- 127 Chanute Elliott, Jayne Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sphinx Literary Society, Y. W. C. A. Ernst, Frances Americus Primary-Kindcrgarten Club, Future Teachers of America, Winnctaska Estes, Wanda Bernice Bucklin Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club, Y. W. C. A., XWCSIQ' Foundation, Future Teachers of America Fearl, Grace Burlington Sigma Sigma Sigma, Commerce Club, Band Fleming, Margaret Jean Emporia Vice President Pi Kappa Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sphinx Literary Society, Commerce Club, Panhcllcnic Council Foiles, Earline Dunlap Y. XV. C. A., Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club, XVcsley 1:011 ndation French, Philip Emporia Sigma Tau Gamma, Spanish Club Fry, Laurel Emporia Kappa Sigma Epsilon, Phi Mu Alpha, Band, Mathe- matics Club Garton, Lee Norton Band, Orchestra, Phi Mu Alpha, Symphonic Chorus Gatewood, N eva Fay Emporia Primer-Kindcrgartcn Club, Winnctaska, Y. XV. C. A. Giles, Barbara Larned Grimwood, Bill Saffordville Phi Sigma Iipsihm, Commcrcc Club i nard Ruddick, Council Grove, secretary- treasurer. As a. class the SOphomores sat back and left the freshmen, with their ttKid Party? in the limelight until time came for the annual all-school Christmas formal. This yearts party featured a ttWhite Christ- 128 mast theme and students and Sponsors danced to the music of the Varsity Band under a ceiling of glittering ttSnowflakesh in the Student Union ballroom. Dean David L. MacFarlane gave out tpaid for by the sephomore class, of course--Dean Mac merely distributed themt striped Hahn, J oyce Lee Norwich Omega, Band, Commerce Club, hVinnctaska Hamilton, Mary Ellen Argonia Alphathcnian, Home Economics Club, Commerce Club Heide, Christine Wilmore Pi Kappa Sigma, Press Agent, Science Club Heinze, Paul G. Hillsboro Phi Delta Chi, Basketball, Football, Chorus Herron, Everett Donald Lane Mu Epsilon Nu, Y. M. C. A., Mathematics Club, Science Club, Government Club, chslcy Foundation Holmes, Horace Climax Sigma Tau Gamma, chslcy Foundation, Y. M. C. A. Holmes, J 0311 Garnett Delta Sigma Epsilon, Band. Student Council, Sphinx Literary Society Hope, Phyllis Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club Las Vegas, N. M. Horn, Loretta J oyce Emporia Winnctaska, Sigma Pi Sigma, Geography Club. Wrom- crfs Athletic Association, Secretary Rhythmic Circle, Sccrctary-trcasurer Splash Club KnOpf, Dorothy Hudson Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, President Sigma Pi Sigma, Sphinx Literary Society, Victory Speakers Bureau Hudson, Helen El Dorado Symphonic Chorus, Orchestra Huebert, Polly Halstead Alpha Sigma: Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Rhythmic Circle, Splash Club, Physical Education Club peppermint canes. The party was planned by Sophomores Louise Huxman, Bernard Ruddick, Minnie Saylor, Ralph Morse, Barbara James, and Barbara Ramsdale. Guests at the party were the deans, Miss Maude E. Minrow, and David L. MacFar- lne, and Mrs. MacFarlane. Mr. and Mrs. S. D. Mock, Dr. and Mrs. George R. R. Pflaum, and Dr. and Mrs. Edwin J. Brown were sponsors. Individually the sophomores were ac- tive all semester. They became members of the feotball team, joined departmental clubs, literary societies and honorary fra- 129 Huxman, Louise Sublette Vice President Sophomore Class, Recording Secretary Alpha Sigma Tau, French Club, Y. XV. C. A., Wesley Foundation, Sigma Pi Sigma, History and Government Club, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society Jacob, Marshall Science Club, Mu Epsilon Nu Neosho Rapids James, Barbara Virginia Emporia Dela Sigma Epsilon, Omega Literary Society, French Club Jensen, J ereldene Emporia Sigm'l Sigma Sigma, Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club J ohn, Helen E. Mulvane J ohnson, Wilda Toronto Wiinnctaska Hutchinson J oyner, Goff E. Kidd, Betty Conway Springs Delta Sigma Iipsilon, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sphinx Literary Society, History and Government Club, W. A. A. Kingman, Betty TOpeka Orchestra, Y. XV. C. A., Commerce Club Knox, Dorothy Tepeka Primary-Kindergarten Club, Future Teachers of America, Y. M. C. A. Koestel, Corinne Arlington Y. W. C. A. Lauck, Homer Robert Atchison ternities. Many sophomores went active in their Greek organizations and began to achieve recognition through taking part in social activities. At the first of the year, first-year sweaters were awarded to Sophomores 130 Wallace Robinson, football; Byron Gra- ber, Gus Daum, Wilbur Reeser, basket- ball; Bernard Ruddick, Don Mettler, and Eldon Davis, track. These men started off well their freshman year and have been going strong this year. Other mem- Likes, Phyllis Ottawa W-rfcslcy Foundation Lindsay, Sally Ethel Emporia Band, Orchestra, Commerce Club Long, Betty . . . . . . . . Lebo Corresponding Editor Pi Kappa Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma Cheerleader, Geography Club, History and Govern- ment Club, Panhellcnic Council Loy, Harold W. Lincoln Sigma. Tau Gamma, Science Club, Mathematics Club, XVcsley Foundation McAntee, Eugene Reading Phi Sigma Epsilon, Commerce Club McClenny, Dan Clark Emporia Sigma Tau Gamma Scrgcant-at-Arms Minneapolis McGavran, Helen Theta Sigma Upsilon, Alphathcnian Literary Society, Primary-Kindcrgnrtcn Club McKinnis, Leslie Bucklin Band, Phi Mu Alpha, Track, Orchestra, Science Club, Modern Language, Mu Iipsilon Nu, Y. M. C. A., Wes- ley Foundation Mackenthun, Dorothea Dunlap History and Government Club, French Club, Col- legiate 4-H Club Mathews, Emily Kalamazoo, Michigan Alpha Sigma Alpha Corresponding Secretary, Sphinx Literary Society Melville, Genevieve Sylvia Y. XV. C. A., Commerce Club, Spanish Club Mettler, Don Elwin Lovewell K-Club, Treasurer Y. M. C. A., chslcy Foundation, Mu Epsilon Nu, Science Club, Track eff; bers of the so-phomore class have joined the teams and have worked to tput the school on the map? The SOphomores did their parts in help- ing the freshmen become orientated through Y.-Mixers, church parties, and sessions in the Union. They did their share With paddles during the ribbon campaign, too. Many of the SOphomore men were al- ready enlisted in naval and army reserves and others came back to school to get as many semesters as possible before being caught by the draft. A11 Sephomore men 131 Mickey, John Robert Kappa Sigma Epsilon J unction City Miller, Virginia Lucile Newton Morse, Ralph Emporia Kappa Sigma Iipsilun Morton, Harold Severy Y. M. C. A. Newbanks, Kathryn Ellen Olathe Treasurer Y. W. C. A., XVinnctaska, Sigma. Pi Sigma, History and Government Club, President Future Teachers of America, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society Nixon, Lorine . . Virgil Y. XV. C. A., Geography Club, chsley Foundation Osborn, Wayne Emporia Commcxcc Club Parhm, Gordon Emporia Kappa Mu Epsilon, Mathematics Club Philips, Alfred McKenzie Emporia Lamhn Delta Lamba, Mathematics Club Porter, Donnas Emporia XVcslcy 1"oundati0n Powers, Kenneth Garnett Sigma Tau Gamma, Band Prather, Milton Eugene Eureka Y. M. C. A. Cabinet, Wreslcy Foundation Cabinet, Science Club, XVcslcy Players, Mu Epsilon Nu are required to take physical conditioning under the new military training program, and sophomore women are required to take some form of gymnastics or sports. The SOphomore class has contributed one cheerleader, Betty Long, 0f Lebo, and two intramural managers, Miss Long for the Pi Kaps, and Polly Huebert, Halstead, for the Alpha Sigs. More: sephomores than ever before have reported for Publicity work, writing for The Bulletin and The Sunflower. Some are already regular staff members. Both independent and Greek sophomore Ramsdale, Barbara Elaine Norwich Sophmmrc Class President, Sigma Pi Sigma, Com- mcrcc Club, Spanish Club Cabinet, Wesley Foundation Cabinet, Collegiate 4-H Cabinet, Omega Literary So- ciety, Y. XV. C. A. Ramsey, Richard K. Lincoln Phi Sigma Epsilon Rawie, Mary Elisibeth Stanley Delta Sigma Epsilon, Alphathcnian Literary Society Riegle, Ardis Jean Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, History and Government Club, Sigma Pi Sigma, Commerce Club Rowland, Wilma Richmond Wesley Foundation Ruddick, Bernard Council Grove Secretary-trcasurcr SOphommc Class, Sccrctary-trcns- urcr K-Club, Phi Sigma Epsilon, Mathematics Club, Science Club, Track Almena Rumsey, Lorene Collegiate 4-H Club, Wlinnctaska, Y. XV. C. A., Wres- lcy Foundation, Future Teachers of America Russell, Geraldine Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Secretary W". A. A., W0mcrfs Physical Education Club, Splash Club, Com mcrcc Cl u b Sager, Ruth Marlyne Emporia Sigma SFgmu Sigma, Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club Saylor, Minnie Ellen Burrton Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Y. W. C. A., Spanish Club, Wesley Foundation Scott, J osephine Bloom Alice Freeman Palmer, Y. W. C. A., Womcxfs Physi- cal Education Club, Sigma Pi Sigma, Splash Club Scriven, Irene Abilene Band, Orchestra, XVoman Glee Club, Symphonic Chorus, Sigma Alpha Iota, Omega Literary Society women are taking part in the campus Red Cross Aid program. Jean Olson, Sepho- more, has become a member of the Cur- tiss-Wright Aviation Cadettes. The campus dance band is composed largely of sophomores. Most of these either have been or will be drafted, caus- ing the disintegration of the Varsity Band. Another band Will, in all proba- bility, be organized from the remains and the pe0p1e Will say as before, ttItts the 01d Lee Johnson Band? Since many junior and senior music majors did not return this year, the SOph- 133 Bucklin Seacat, Doris Delta Sigma Epsilon, Sphinx Literary Society, Band, Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus, Sigma Alpha lota Shellenberger, Dale Bushong Modern Language Club, Science Club Shirley, Patricia Syracuse Y. XV. C. A., Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society. Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Sigma Sigma, Symphonic Chorus Shockley, Dorcas . . . . . . . Lebo Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club, Y. WK C. A., Wiinncmska, Rhythmic Circle Sidler, Helen Strong City Primary-Kindergarten Club, Y. XV. C. A., XVcslcy Foundation, Winnctaska, Band Simkins, Charles Emporia Phi Sigma Epsilon, Science Club Stalcup, Dorothy Burrton Band, Y. Vr. C. A. Cabinet, Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club Stevens, Esther Kiowa Alpha Sigma Tau Stout, Elva Verona Emporia Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Sigma Alpha lota Straight, Betty Eureka Student Council Representative, Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Commerce Club Straight, Elaine Eureka Y. XV. C. A. Cabinet, Sigma Pi Sigma, Primary-Kin- dcrgartcn Club, Winnctaska Stroud, Robert E. Band, Kappa Sigma Epsilon, Y. NT. C. A. Peabody omores are taking a more active part in all music activities, including band, or- chestra, glee clubs, choruses, and small voice groups. The only group increase in enrollments was in the women of the sephomore class. The number of women increased from 93 to 95 While the number of men decreased from 54 to 27. The class has no more major activities this year and will have to gain recogni- tion through individual activities. SWOpe, Harold M. . . . . . Emporia Sigma Tau Gamma, Basketball Tarman, Grace Edith . . . . Jetmore Commerce Club, XVinnet-aska, XVeslcy Foundation Taylor, Francis . . . . . Herington Phi Sigma Epsilon, Sophomore Class, Spanish Club Thomas, Barbara . . . . . Emporia Pi Kappa Sigma Sergeant-at-arms, Band, Symphonic Chorus, Womenk Chorus, Alice Freeman Palmer, Sigma Alpha Iota Thompson, Betty Sue . . . . . Olathe Secretary Y. XV. C. A., Treasurer Alice Freeman Palmer, XVinnctaska, Sigma Pi Sigma Van Gundy, Joyce . . . . . Emporia Delta Sigma Epsilon, Sphinx Literary Society Walker, Mary Louise . . . . Reading Pi Kappa Sigma Keeper of Archives, Sigma Pi Sigma, Newman Club, Science Club Commerce Club Warren, William Drew . . . Emporia Mathematics Club, Science Club, Sigma Tau Gamma Weir, Mary Carolyn . . . Kansas City Alpha Sigma Tau, Madrigalians, Sigma Pi Sigma, French Club, Y. WI. C. A. Welch, Nadine . . . . . Washington Sigma Pi Sigma, Panhcllcnic Council, Alpha Sigma Alpha, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Pri- mary-Kindergarten Club Wharton, Richard L. . . . . . Chase Mu Epsilon Nu, Track, Science Club White, Carol . . . . . . . Partridge Y. XV. C. A., Primary-Kindcrgarten Club, Future Teachers of America J White, Marianna . . . . . Emporia Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, French Club, Sphinx Literary Society Wichert, Peg Lou . . . . . Emporia Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Wrinnetaska, History and Government Club, Newman Club Williams, Joy . . . . . . . Chanute Y. W. C. A., XVomexfs Chorus, Symphonic Chorus 185 . I "C. In..u-..u "turns C o n t e n t 5 Well . . . Emporia Is Friendly . . . 140 Thereave Been Some Changes Made 140 Pi Kappa Delta Sponsors Election . 143 SAI Starts Scholarship Fund . . . 144 Phi Mu Sponsors Singing Bee . . . 145 Pi Omega Pi Elects Members . . . 145 cGK95 Club Makes New Rules . . . . 146 Kappa Delta Pi Presents Flag . . . 147 Lambda Delta Lambda Awards . . 148 Kappa Mu Epsilon in War Effort . 149 Xi Phi Inaugurates Council . . . . 150 Greek Organizations . . . . . . . 152 Panhellenic Council Inter-Fraternity Council Alpha Sigma Alpha Alpha Sigma Tau Delta Sigma Epsilon Pi Kappa Sigma . Jke 600w Sigma Sigma Sigma Kappa. Sigma, Epsilon Phi Sigma Epsilon V. T. "Vice Trusler was the . Slgma Tau Gamma proudest eearmyee man at the Military Ball as he presented the Honorary Commander, Junior Class . . . . . . . . . . Miss Frances Nunemacher. The attendants were Miss Senior Class . Melva Lee James and Miss Bettyanne Atherton. Index.......... Gaacg gye! Add this issue to the rest of your 1943 Sunflower, and put them on a shelf to crys- tallize. You may not think it looks like much now, but we will wager that youill spend many happy moments with it during the next fifty years. And your grandchil- dren will be amazed to see how important you were when you went to college- they will probably be amazed to see that you went to col- lege. We. apologize here and now for the errors in issues one, two, and three. But when youire fat and forty and have lived and made a living for twenty more years, youill see that it really wasnit so important that your name was misspelled. You might even take into consideration the fact that it might have been spelled better if we could read what you call writing. This is goodbye after two years-seven issueseof The Sunflower. Next year an- other editor will carry on tproviding photographic equipment can be pur- chasedi. Be glad you can have an annual under pres- ent conditions-and donit be the little person Who spends the first day the yearbook comes out hunting mistakes. Remember, The Sunflower Editor is pretty dumb, or she wouldnit be The Sunflower Editor. Gibye. MAY - 1943 Editors ERMA CRAWFORD HELEN HENCHEL Staff Writers PVT. J OE Ross HARRY LEVINSON AUDREY VANDYKE BERNARD TAYLOR WILBUR SCHOOF BEN HAUK BOB DONALDSON BETTY LONG ARDIS JEAN RIEGLE VICKI TRUSLER IDA J ACKS MARY CAROLYN WEIR ALMA DENISON FRANCES Ross BETTY CRABTREE LOUIS EVANS ROY ALDERSON Advisor NORMAN R. EPPINK ISSUED THREE TIMES DURING THE SCHOOL YEAR AS THE OFFICIAL YEARBOOK OF THE STUDENTS The Kansas State Teachers College Emporia, Kansas We" . . Emporia IS F riendly by PVT. JOE ROSS The hall between the water fountain and the Deans bulletin board is so full of cadets between classes that students are surprised to see familiar faces. There've Been SOME Changes Made a OLUMN, half right? the sergeant shouted, so I rolled out of bed and started picking them up and putting them down. For a moment, I didnt think it strange that I should be marching in my pajamas, and then I realized that it wasnt Bob Fisher giving the commands in military science class, but somebody marching outside my window. Who on earth would be marching at the ungodly hour of 10 a. m. on Sunday was beyond me, but there they were, the long-await- ed 500 army aviation cadets, tramping up Merchant Street and onto the old athletic field. Seeing so many men in uniform in Em- poria was strange indeed, but stranger things were yet to come. Upon only a few days notice, we began preparing for 140 by HARRY LEVINSON cadets. Before we could realize what happened the Student Union became a cadet mess hall. Morse Hall, the Annex, the Tri Sig sorority house, and a boarding club and private homes were turned into soldierst barracks. What had been the comforable offices of the deans were now the headquarters of the Air Crew Detach- ment Base, Emporia, Kansas, Captain Matthew Shevlin, commanding. The sudden changes were readily evi- dent as haste-mad department heads set about arranging new schedules and classes. Fourth floor classes, much to the happiness of all concerned, were moved to other floors. Once changed, the schedule of classes for 500 men was changed again and again as new orders came in and new classifications were constructed. 0 PUT down on paper what 500 cadets think of Emporia is about the same as to tell in a few words what Americans think of their president. There are just about 500 different ideas. Probably the first opinions formed were not concerned with Emporia at all, except that it must be an improvement over Sheppard Field, Texas. When the first 350 soldiers filed in from the six cars of their MKT troop train in Empo- ria on February 29, they were, with a few exceptions, above all glad to be any place away from Texas. Emporia had a few touchdowns on its side before the game started. IT WAS 3:30 oiclock on Sunday morning when the contingent from Sheppard Field arrived and their Kansas life started with a surprise when they saw curious Emporians standing in the street waiting to see what the cadets looked like. Later MEANWHILE, wasting no time, Empo- poria descended on the men with all its well-known hospitality. Men who had seen no women for a month or more at Sheppard Field, Texas, suddenly found themselves mobbed as Emporia Stateis coeds, whose numbers exceeded those of their male counterparts by a ratio of four to one, decided this was a Golden Oppor- tunity not to be missed. With pay-day once a month and few expenses to take their money, the cadets soon turned iiNormalville" into a boom town. The Grillis juke box has rarely been silent since their coming and mer- chants, who had been depending on stu- dent business, and worrying about the de- creasing enrollment, found in the newly- arrived cadets a stimulus to business which they had not seen since pre-depres- sion days. Almost overnight the sale of cosmetics doubled. No longer did the college wom- an come to her classes with a freshly- washed face. Now she took the trouble to powder her nose and plaster the lip- in the day, they were amazed and pleased when residents showed them around town, when others asked them to dinner, and when coeds smiled at them. For the last month, to be treated like a fellow hu- man had been a memory of the past . . . to speak to a girl, a dream of the future. Perhaps the biggest surprise of all, though, was that the Kansans they met were interested in the places from which the cadets had come. These Kansans could discuss different sections of the country without raising their voices or getting excited at all. tFor instance, I cant imagine imagine a Californian lis- tening to a person describe another state without his temperatu're climbing. To many of the cadets, it is quite exhilarat- ing to carry on an intelligent conversa- tion with someone from another state without starting an argument as to why California or Texas is the only state in the world fit to live inJ stick on her lips with a patience and care belieing her collegiate existence. No longer did she gripe about not being able to wear slacks as much as she pleased, but she wore her prettiest dresses and skirts and forgot almost completely about her slacks. Men from distant states brought new spice to conversations, new experiences to Kansans who had been not far distant from their own homes. The soft drawls of the Texans and the men from Louisi- ana and the quick speech of the Califor- nians colored conversations the campus over and whenever the men were off duty, they made themselves at home on porch swings, or over a coke and carried on where they had left off at the last spare moment. IRST among the century-old traditions to fall was that of no smoking on the campus. Men to whom smoking had be- come a form of relaxation were not prone to stOp now, so they smoked and students watched with their mouths Open. But 141 FTER a week or two the cadets came down to earth and found that Em- poria was a quiet little city with a Grill, a bowling alley, two school libraries, five sororities, Frances Ross, dances in the Student Union, USO parties in the Civic stadium, two rivers, a Sunset Inn, a skat- ing rink, spring term picnics, and many more coeds than eds. In addition, they learned how to stand with their shoulders back and their chins in, how to keep their shoes shined while marching in mud, and how to live in houses designed for women. They found their officers strict and thorough in their instructions in discipline, but extremely liberal to the cadets who learned these lessons and followed orders. .N THE first day of training, cadets could sense a complete change in their army life. When a sick call was organized, it was arranged .so that it. was convenient for cadets to report illnesses and obtain treatment. At Sheppard Field, it had been arranged so as to discourage anyone not requiring an ambulance from reporting an illness. When it was cold they were allowed to wear their over- coats; when the field was muddy, they drilled on the walks; When a part of their program was not ready as scheduled, they did not wait in line for hours but re- turned to their quarters. In everything, it seemed, the officers tried to arrange things with the comfort and training of the cadets in mind. This difference in attitude probably surprised the cadets from Sheppard Field more than anything else. Finally, now that the cadets have had time to find out what Emporia is really like, their final Opinion is quite unani- mous that they could not have been sent to a friendlier place . . . and they really believe that. they were kind and considerate, leaving no tell-tale butts behind and smoking only outside of the buildings. Army drill brought reviews and pa- rades and each afternoon the commands of the sergeants were mingled with the music of the band as the men passed in review or stood retreat. We watched and admired their precision. We were proud of our new students. College slang, long known for its uniqueness, became a new language as army jargon found its way into collegiate bull sessions. Cadet collegians quickly found new names for college buildings. Kellogg Library became ttThe Rattrapii or tiAgony Hall? Morse Hall was christ- ened ttGoon House on the Lagoonii and similar titles were bestowed on other col- lege halls of learning. Stranger than all was to see men who had rules more strict than the much- abused Blue Rules. Women who had known only the inconvenience of dashing home before the door was locked were 142 now much surprised to find themselves standing at their doors with half an hour of freedom remaining and a figure in G-l khaki dashing away at full speed to be in before a 9:30 bed check. ALTHOUGH their classes were entirely separate from those of the students they, too, found the rotunda in the Ad- ministration Building a good place to meet and between classes they found ample time to make dates, find new ac- quaintances and few spare moments in the hallowed meeting place of Emporia Staters. As large and heterogeneous as the de- tachment was, it was not strange that the Californians should have their differences with the Texans, and those from Michigan with those from Utah, but typical of the adjustments both we and they made was the sign which appeared in The Grill: iiCalifornia oranges 7 V20 each; Texas oranges 4 for 300; Louisiana oranges 2 for 1503i pi Kappa flelfa Spandau glecZian of Wall. ganci Queen Pi Kappa Delta, national honorary forensic fra- ternity, sponsored the election of a War Bond Queen; Queen in connection with the National Collegiate Press Association contest. Left to right are pic- tured Dr. George R. R. Pflaum, faculty sponsor of Pi Kappa. Delta; Jerry Jensen, attendant to the Lydia Lou Haslouer, War Bond Queen; Shirley MeCasland, attendant; and Frances Nune- macher, president of Pi Kappa Delta. Wwwuvm : ziggssmc-Ro 525551914R0 .. . . .'.;.:. ..'. ....... LEFT T0 RIGHT: Bob Donaldson, George Scan- Lennis Ian, Harry Levinson, Frances Nunemacher, Fran- Knopf. cis Ireland, and Jack Wichert, New pledges are Lady, Mary Kay Horan and Dorothy gigma iqlpim 90in Simh SaltolaaduLp foan 47an FRONT ROW: Alma Denison, Helen Mae Lam- berson, Barbara Thomas, Marjorie Stevens, Irene Hageberg. SECOND ROW: Margery Hanson, Geri Dilworth, Miss Catherine Strouse, Mrs. O. J. Borchers, Miss Katherine Fuller, Rosemary Dabbs. . NE OF Sigma Alpha Iotais major ac- complishments this year is the es- tablishment of a loan fund Which will be used to assist women music students in finishing courses of study in music. An initial fund of $60 was netted from the proceeds of a silver tea held on March 20, by the patronesses and active members of Sigma Alpha Iota. Sigma Alpha Iota is a national profes- sional music fraternity for women. Em- poria Stateis chapter, Iota Gamma, was founded on the campus October 12, 1938. Iota Gamma sponsor is Miss Catherine E. Strouse, Who has been awarded the ring of excellence, the highest award Sigma Alpha Iota can bestow upon one of its members. The primary purposes of this organiza- 144 THIRD ROW: Irene Scriven, Glenna Graham, Marilyn Wilson, Mary Alice Wood, Edith Shep- herd. BACK ROW: Wanda Rector, Fern Zipse, Wilmia Schmedemann, Audrey Bland. tion are to uphold the highest ideals of a musical education, and to further the de- velopment of a stronger bond of musical interest and understanding between for- eign countries and America. A Musical Tea was given on October 10, honoring the new women music majors 0n the campus. Members of Sigma Alpha Iota and Phi Mu Alpha together entertained the cast of iiBarber 0f Sevilleii in the Music Hall lobby October 22. Officers of the organization are Helen Mae Lamberson, president; Fern Zipse, Vice-president; Marilyn Wilson, secre- tary; Margery Hanson, treasurer; Ger- aldine Dilworth, chaplain; and Alma Denison, sergeant-at-arms. BACK ROW: Curtis Rhoades, Robert Fry, Dir. Orville J. Borchers, Laurel Fry. FRONT ROW: Leslie McKinnis, A. J. Wagner, Lester Denison, Members of Phi Mu Alpha. who have withdrawn from school this semester to join the armed services are Lawrence Norvell, Don Gant, Lee Garton, Lester Denison, Leslie McKinnis. Q d: M Ma mpzm Spandau Singing gee Q nga i gmega i 316014 Mandela fad Weacl Wear; SEATED AT TABLE: meft t0 righQ Eleanor Grimwood, L. A. Parke, Lenora. Morris, Frances Peterson, Elizabeth DeLay, Winifred Ketch, Ralph Hubbard, Marjorie Rice, Shir- ley Bales, Lois Shellenberger. STANDING: V. C. Hiett, S. J. Turille, Glenda. Weir, Lennis Lady, Genevieve Robbins, Elliott Johnson. Members not pictured are Russell Johns and Ruth Shanteau. eKa Club lmposes New Frosh Rules BACK ROW: Charles Martin, Curtis Fischer, Gail DeMott, Burton Knox, Wilbur Reeser, Warren Dick. MIDDLE ROW: Randolph Woelk, Wallace Robinson, Coach Paul V. Kutnink, Willie Knox, NSTEAD 0f the traditional caps, fresh- 1 man boys were required to wear green ribbon bows in their hair this fall and had to stay off the front walk until the Homecoming football game. In addition, freshman boys were not allowed to date freshman girls. Couples caught Violating this rule were punished by having to per- form between the halves of one of the Hornet football games. At the beginning of the fall semester fewer K Club members were in school than ever before in the history of the or- ganization, and with the calling of the re- servists throughout the first and second semester, the organization has dwindled until ten members of the organization are all that are remaining in school. Officers for the year were Bernard Taylor, president; Curtis Fischer, Vice- president; and Bernard Ruddick, secre- tary-treasurer. 14G Kt xn-u-m L' Raymond Sloan. BOTTOM ROW: Don Mettler, Grant Clothier, Bernard Taylor, Jack Long, Laur- ence Valberg. by BERNARD TAYLOR All men who have won letters in any of the various phases of intercollegiate ath- letics sponsored by the school comprise the membership of the K Club. The pur- pose of this club is to promote interest in athletics of all kinds and to furnish a so- cial organization for college athletes. Regular meetings are held the first Wednesday of each month. The club sponsors the sale of the fresh- man caps each fall, and enforces the tra- ditional freshman rules. However, this year because of the shortage of material, the K Club abandoned the usual cap initiation and substituted the wearing of green ribbons instead. The K Club also revised the old freshman initiation rules and brought forth several new restric- tions that affected both freshman boys and girls, and helped to add more color to the annual freshman initiation. FRONT ROW: Louise Howell, Bettyanne Ather- ton, Miss Shore, H. E. Schrammel, Frances Nune- macher, Eleanor Grimwood. MIDDLE ROW: Ralph Hubbard, Eldon Elder, Marilyn Wilson, Margaret Hieronymus, Louise Younkman, Helen OFFICERS FRANCES NUNEMACHER Pressze-nt MARGARET HIERONYMUS . Vice-president WINIFRED KETCH Secretary ELEANOR GRIMWOOD T7'66LSltu7'67' BETTY CRABTREE H zistorian . NE OF the main features of the annual Kappa Delta Pi banquet Will be the presentation of an Emporia State Ser- vice Flag. The flag will contain a star for each faculty member now in service and for each college student enrolled here since September, 1940, Who has gone into service. Kappa Delta Pi, an Honor Society in Education, was established at the Univer- sity of Illinois in 1909. This society aims to foster high standards of teacher prepa- Kwppa 35er6. pi Z0 paedeld geaaice 41a? Mae Lamberson, Joan Eamon, Betty Crabtree, Harry McAnarny, Raymond Tippin. BACK ROW: Leonard McAnarny, George Scanlan, Carolyn Erd- man, Irene Hageberg, Fern Zipse, Marjorie Rice, Marjorie Hanson, Winifred Ketch. ration and to invite good fellowship among those Who have attained excellence of scholarship and distinction of achieve- ment as students and workers in the field of education. Iota chapter at the Kansas State Teach- ers College of Emporia, one of over one hundred and ten chapters located through- out the United States, was installed on March 15, 1920. Kappa Delta Pi is proud of her laureate members, among Whom are J ohn Dewey, Edward Lee Thorndike, William Heard Kilpatrick, Charles A. Beard, and Walter Damrosch. Iota chapter is a progressive organiza- tion that brings stimulating current prob- lems and topics of educational value be- fore its members. 147 famMa .525 add mea paedenZd gwaacgd by BEN HAUK Daryl Errett Herbert Jackson Alfred Philips 0. J. Peterson Roger Beatty Ben Hauk Richard Lee Virgil Stout OFFICERS BEN HAUK . . Preszdent HERBERT J ACKSON V'zfce-president RICHARD LEE Secretary DARYL ERRETT Treasurer RONALD SMITH SeI'geCLi"zt-at-a."7'm.s' DR. L. E. BLACKMAN Sponsor tNational Treasurem THE Nu Chapter of Lambda Delta Lambda is the local chapter of the na- tional honorary physical-scilence frater- nity and is Open to outstanding students in physics and chemistry. The national convention Which was scheduled to meet in Emporia this year had been cancelled because of the nation- al emergency and the national officers will retain their present offices for the duration. Every year the N 11 Chapter presents a ttPhysics and Chemistry Handbookh to 148 the freshman student having the highest scholastic record in physics and a ttChem- istry Handbookh to the outstanding fresh- man chemistry student. The recipient of the awards this year were Lyle Greberg in physics and Dorothy McIntosh in Chemistry. Active members of Lambda Delta Lambda are Ben Hauk, Herbert Jackson, Richard Lee, Daryl Errett, Ronald Smith, Roger Beatty, Curtis Rhoades, Virgil Stout, Philip Patrick, Alfred Philips, jr., Don Mettler, Kenneth Powers, Ralph Hubbard, Audrey Stein, and Gordon Parhm. Lee, Patrick, Peterson, Rector, Kappa Mu gpdilan Mandela 19104 jmpoaiad paid an Wall. Zifaaz Atkinson TreasJ, Clothier, Ellis Hist. , Errett, Fry, Hubbard V-presJ, Jackson, Krueger, Schoof WresJ, Stout, Townsend dice. Sew, Peterson; Sponsom, Philips, Tucker 001'. Sec. , Zimmerman, Errett. Members not pictured are Raymond Sloan and Gordon Parhm. AJORS and minors in mathematics Who meet certain general scholar- ship, character, and mathematical re- quirements are admitted to membership in Kappa Mu Epsilon. Three members have entered the armed services this year. They are Philip Patrick, Gordon arhm, and Richard Voots. Some Of the members of Kansas Beta Chapter in for- mer years are now in war service and others are doing research in universities and in industr . EMBERSHIP in Xi Phi, honorary lead- ership fraternity, is based upon scholarship, leadership, service, and char- acter. The organization grew out of a group of students who worked to raise funds for the building of the Student Me- morial Union. Dr. Edwin J. Brown, head of the Graduate Department and charter member of Xi Phi, is faculty sponsor and advisor. One of the most impor ant Xi Phi ac- tivities is the annual' publishing of the Dr. Brown Betty Atherton, Winnie Donnellan Willie Knox, Raymond Tippen Ardonna Adams Curtis Rhoades, Eldon Elder Xi plzi jnwgufml'ed nod for; Wm Hciiadied ollege Directory. Other campus prob- ems have been brought before the group his yearenotably the problem of a ounging and smoking place for students after the Hornets Nest had been turned into a cafeteria for the cadets. Xi Phi is putting forth an effort this spring to coordinate all campus war ac- tivities under one advisory boar so that all problems Will be taken care of and the different groups Will not overlap in their areas of wor . Frances N u nemacher Jack Wichert Harry Levinson Mavis Richardson Peggy Ladner Mary Kay Horan Lennis Lady OFFICERS Raymond Tippin --,"-r-------u------- President Curtis Rhoades ---,-----..-,---..--- Vice-president Helen Meyer ,,.---,.,--F,-,----,---,- -- Treasurer Eldon Elder -..-..--,----------......- ----- Historian Helen Lamberson Helen Meyer Virgil Stout Jack Long DeWayne: Cary Mary Alice Wood George Scanlan Ivo- Mersmann Erma Crawford Vicki Trusler Bernard Taylor Ida Jacks panltdlwic Gounod Owed TTgweel'laeaaZ Swing " by BETTY LONG LEFT TO RIGHT: Melva Lee James, Alpha. Tau; Betty Long, Pi Kap; Eileen Kelly, faculty Sponsor; Phyllis Brookover and Margaret Jean Fleming, Pi Kap; Mavis Richardson and Maxine Wheeler, Alpha Tau. LEFT TO RIGHT: Ida Jacks and Virginia Peel, Delta Sig; Winnie Donnellan and Vicki Trusler, Alpha Sig; Marguerite Blazier, Delta Sig; Nadine OFFICERS MELVA LEE JAMES . . . N ADINE WELCH ANETHA SODERSTROM . Recov'ding Secretaaety Corresponding Sem'etary Sponsor President Treasure?" BETTY LONG EILEEN KELLY ANHELLEIC Council is an organization Pcomposed of three members from each sorority on the campus. It holds the con- stitution containing the rules and regula- tions formulated for the common welfare 152 Welch, Alpha Sig; Dorothy Jackson, Marjorie Mulkey, and Anetha Soderstrom, Tri Sig. 0f the sororities. The Panhellenic Coun- cil is closely allied with the Inter-Frat-er- nity Council and these two groups form the executive Council of the Greek organ- izations. Meetings are held once each month under the sponsorship of Miss Eileen Kelly, instructor of music. The annual inter-sorority dance, under the sponsorship of the Panhellenic Coun- cil, was held at 8:30, February 12, in the Student Union Ballroom, With Jimmie Bradfieldts band furnishing the music. The dance this year was called the ttSweetheart Swing? yafea-4aateanily emacil gncwfmged gaeliefzniliiei Zo Remain iqciiae 711;! year; by BOB DONALDSON ABOVE, LEFT TO RIGHT: Roy Alderson, Sigma Tau; Gail DeMott, Phi Sig; DeWayne Cary, Kappa. Sig; Howard Eaton, Phi Sig; Howard Pratt, Phi Delt; A. J. Wagner, Kappa Sig; Bill Singular, Phi Delt; Scott Mouse, Sigma Tau. RIGHT: Dean David L. MacFarlane is sponsor and advisor to the Interfraternity Council. COMPOSED of two representatives from each fraternity 0n the campus and Dr. D. L. MacFarlane, Dean of Men, the Inter-Fraternity Council is the supreme court of the menis Greek organizations. The duty of the council is to formulate and promote the rules, activities, and standards common to these fraternities. Promotion of cooperation between frater- nities and independent groups on the campus and maintenance of friendly rela- tions between the Greek organizations are the chief aims of the council. .................. An increased c00perati0n was evident among the fraternities this year as they met the problems caused by the war. One example was the allowing the Phi Deltis to pledge five men at mid-semester so that they would be able to keep their house Open. All members were pledged to maintain the existence of the four fra- ternities throughout the year, if at all possible. During the first semester the annual Inter-Fraternity dance was held and sponsored by the Council. glpha gigma 24$p1m eeledaaject 7wenlq-4tgflt Hmwmauf ALPHA Sigma Alpha Opened their social year with rush week, beginning Sep- tember 14. After many parties and ex- citing moments the week ended with the pledging of seventeen girls. Three more girls pledgeci the second semester and six- teen girls became j unior actives. Our annual fall hayrack ride was one of the outstanding events of the season. Other highlights of the season were the Homecoming buffet supper, the annual pledge party held Friday, November 18, in the Grill Room at the Broadview H0- tel, the snowball party, known as ttAlpha- Delta Holiday Inn? held in collaboration with the Delta Sigs, the Spring Formal, and the Mothers Day Tea. Epsilon Epsilon Chapter of Alpha Sig- ma Alpha celebrated their twenty-fifth anniversary with a Silver Anniversary Tea held November 15 at the chapter house. Mrs. Fred M. Sharp, National President of Alpha Sigma Alpha, was the guest-of-honor. Alpha Sigma Alpha won second place at the annual Phi Mu Alpha Singing Bee. This has been a happy and busy year for the members of our sorority. Throughout the year they had a good time with bull sessions, gab fests, and mid- night feeds. The girls have been happy together and have become through the year friends for life. UPPER LEFT: A sorority house just wouldntt be a sorority house without a re- frigerator to raid. It seems that pledges, as well as ac- tives, share in the spoils at the Alpha Sig house. UPPER RIGHT: Having friends drop in for a chat is one of the advantages of liv- ing with a large group of girls. BELOW: Alpha Sigs like to collect - anything, well - al- most. Hats, 'dance programs, stuffed animals, and knick- knacks adorn this cozy corner where the girls gather for a "gab-festfi Margery Andrews Wresidenn Bettyanne Atherton Vice-presJ Vida Bower Carol Bronsema Barbara Brower Celeste Conklin Evelyn C00per LaVon Craig Phyllis Curtis Jerry Dannenfelser Gloria Davidson Jean Dunlevy Dorothy L. Hammond V, V. Hiller Louise Howell 001 1'95. SecJ Polly Huebert Dorothy H. Knopf Peggy Ladner VVanda Lang Hazel Lloyd Jean MacFarlane Shirley McCasland Emily Matthews Jacqueline Maxwell Lois Pirtle Eleanor Randel Ardis J. Riegle Geraldine Russell Mary E. Russell Marie Shaver Vicki Trusler Nadine Welch Marianna White Mrs. Rose West diousemothem by ARDIS JEAN RIEGLE and VICKI TRUSLER Members not pictured are: Winifred Donnellan, Wynona Birney, Dorcas Shockley, Dorothy Lunsford, Virginia Smith, Dorothy O Donnell, Jean Olson and Frances Downing. 155 14$plm sigma 7w Recalled 4m: iipeafecl Raga?" quadcfecf 4y Walthad gageniyalian OFFICERS MAVIS RICHARDSON FRANCES IRELAND LOUISE HUXMAN PATRICIA ELLIOTT Corresmnmmg Secretary FRANCES IRELAND ESTHER STEVENS LYDIA HASLOUER MARY CAROLYN WEIR P2 tes id emf Vice-president Recmvling Secretary H istorimz C h aplain Custodian E d ito-r by MARY CAROLYN WEIR MAXINE WHEELER Rush Captain Panhellem'c Rem'esentatives MAVIS RICHARDSON, MELVA LEE JAMES, MAXINE WHEELER Patmns and Patronesses MR. AND MRS. CLARK JACKSON, DR. AND MRS. PAUL SHEBILSKY MIss HELEN R. GARMAN MRS. FRANK N ASON S p 0 713 0 0' Housemother LPHA Sigma Tau started their school Ayear with a rush party designed on a iiMonte Carloii theme. Guests chose their favorite kind of punch from realis- tic menu cards of green and gold; and the scores for the card games were kept in tally cards shaped like dice. Since every- one likes a carnival, our rushees were in- vited to a iiGirly-GO-Round" during the week. In characteristic carnival style, groups of girls went from game to game; and the winner of each game received a prize. Hot dogs and lemonade were served as refreshments. At our dance, iiCinderellais Ball? programs were in the form of slippers; and little gold shoes were given as favors to each guest. At the close of rush week Nadine Stark, Mary June Griffith, Charlene Nichols, Arlene Smith, and Katherine Gould were initiated into pledgeship and were guests at a dinner given in their honor. 156 OT long after the beginning of school, Alpha Sigma Tau started having open house for the various menis organ- izations of K. S. T. C. At open house given for Mu Epsilon Nu, menis inde- pendent organization, Leonard Barring- ton read an original poem dedicated to Alpha Sigma Tau and presented the girls with a box of candy. .UR Homecoming decorations were not so elaborate as usual this year since no competitive prizes were offered by the college. All the work of decorating our house was done by the girls themselves. Patricia Elliott, the artist of our group, painted a huge mural representing a foot- ball game between the Hornets and Southwestern. We placed this mural on the outside of our front porch. A iiWel- come Gradii sign and streamers of orange and black crepe paper completed the dec- orations. Even though transportation was diffi- cult to find this year, many alumnae at- tended our buffet luncheon 0n the Satur- day afternoon of Homecoming. After luncheon we all- gathered in the chapter room and sang sorority s0ngs-songs which meant a great deal to us and brought back many happy memories to our alumnae. HELD in Wilson Park, our barbeque, al- ways a great success, was especially good this year. We girls of Alpha Sigma Tau maintain that no one can surpass the culinary art of Mrs. Whitaker, our cook. The pledges gave an excellent program, UPPER LEFT: Two Alpha Taus write and read their iiboy-friendit correSpondence while the others look at flowers and pictures sent by admirers. UPPER RIGHT: Oh hum! pledge study hall. But it looks as though the active proctor is keep- presenting imitations of the various types of boys to be found on the campus. Our Founders Day dinner was very lovely this year. The dinner was given in the chapter house, and was carried out in the traditional emerald and gold color scheme. After the dinner, Louise Hux- man entertained with two vocal solos. Mrs. Franklin Ace, Virginia Zajic, and Charlene Nichols, members of the soror- ity, each told what Alpha Tau meant to them as an alumna, an active, and a pledge. The ever impressive candle- lighting service was held after the pro- gram. At our annual pledge party, the girls LOWER ing one little pledge from studying! LEFT: Mother Nason joins the girls for a bit of after-supper paper reading and chatting. LOWER RIGHT: But, Ireland! You ate most of the pop- cm'n last time! 157 of Alpha Sigma Tau and their guests be- came gay iisenors" and fisenoritasii for an evening. Colorful gourds, gay blankets, and pottery decorated the Student Union Ballroom in Spanish style. During the evening the girls and their guests swayed. in a conga t0 the pulsing rhythm of a tom- tom as the Varsity Band played a gay Spanish tune. Favors of crystal ash trays were given to the ffsenors." EFORE Christmas vacation an informal Christmas party was given in the chapter house. During the evening, the girls and their guests danced and played cards. Refreshments of sandwiches and coffee were served. Just before the guests departed all the lights except the Christmas tree lights were dimmed and everyone sang the 01d, familiar Christmas carols. Our formal dinner, followed by a gift exchange, was held on December 21. Gifts were piled high beneath the tree and squeals of delight filled the room as the girls found ffjust what they wanted" in the gaily beribboned packages. Our gift to the chapter house this year was a record cabinet for our large collection of records. ECOND semester pledges were Mildred Nelson, Nell Brown, Augusta Dickson, and Vivian Lee Barger. Our alumnae members, as they do every year, gave a lovely dinner in honor of the girls of Alpha Sigma Tau in the home of Dr. and Mrs. C. E. Partridge. Decorations were appropriate for a true Valentines Day with lovely centerpieces of white and red sweet peas decorating the tables. After the dinner, cards were played, and scores were kept in clever valentine tally cards. At the close of the evening, prizes were given to those girls having the highest and the lowest scores. As usual all of our girls took an im- portant part in the activities of the school this year. In the student election at the beginning of the year, Elva Lee James was elected junior class representative to the Student Council and later became sec- retary of. the Council. Louise Huxman 158 The Alpha Sigma. Tau House at 1008 Con- stitution which soon becomes a real home to new pledges. We arenit surprised after tast- ing iiWhittyiS" cooking. was elected Vice-president 0f the sopho- more class. Mavis Richardson, our presi- dent, was chosen to become a member of Xi Phi, honorary leadership organization, and was also chosen as one of the stu- dents to represent K. S.. T. C. in ffWhois Who Among Students in American Col- leges and Universities? WITH the first perfect rating ever made by any chapter of Alpha Sig- ma Tau, the Emporia State Iota Chapter of the Alpha Sigma Tau sorority this year won the sororityis National Efficiency Award for the second successive year. The award is based on ten different points including a monthly presidentis re-' port to the central office, a quarterly edi- toris report, and an original sorority song. The award received was for the last year when the chapter was headed by Mavis Richardson. Irene Stevenson was president the first year the award was won. Alpha Sigma Tau was founded Novem- ber 7, 1899, at Ypsilanti State Teachers College, Ypsilanti, Michigan. Iota Chap- ter had its beginning in a local organiza- tion, Delta Gamma Rho sorority. The first regular meeting was held in the home of Misses Ethel, Mabel, and Flor- ence Cross, October 28, 1920. Misses Jane K. Atwood and Martha Bates Hat- field were the first sponsors. Mrs. J. C. De Voss, Mrs. F. M. Arnold, Mrs. Henry Ganse, and Mrs. Dean Wooster were the first patronesses. Patricia Elliott Kathryn Gould Mary J. Griffith Lydia Haslouer Louise Huxman Elva Lee James Melva Lee James Mary M. Mater Charlene Nichols Mavis Richardson Arlene Smith Nadine Stark Fsther Stevens Mary C. Weir Maxine Wheeler Hlplza igma 7W4 C31 fbellia Siwa gpdilan eanlllu'btlied Za Wdianal 4nd in 3 14y gmdulance by IDA JACKS OFFICERS President V "ice-pres id emf IDA JACKS . . MARY JANE HINSHAW MARY RAWIE VIRGINIA PEEL JOYCE VAN GUNDY Correwmnding Secretary Recording Secretary Treasurer HELEN MORGAN MARGUERITE BLAZIER LOUISE WEIR J OAN HOLMES MARGUERITE BLAZIER DORIs SEACAT Chaplain, Sergeant-at-arms Social Serz.,.."ice Chairman Scholastic Chaimnmz, Rush Captaiv-z M usic Chairman COOL mornings, sunny afternoons, fall clothes, red and yellow autumn leaves -thatis it; school had started again. With school had come rush season, foot- ball games, and Homecoming. After rush week we were happy to add the names of these pledges to our roll: Isabel Hortenstein, Betty Merritt, Louise W eir, and Barbara J ameseall from Em- poria; Melba Patterson, Junction City; Joan Holmes, Garnett; Betty Kidd, Con- way Springs; and Dorothy Bulmer, Mich- igan Valley. A week before school started, all the Delta Sig girls dressed in old slacks and shorts, tied up their hair in bandanas, and cleaned the house from attic to base- ment. Furniture was re-painted, wood- work washed, floors waxed, windows washedethere wasnit a corner that hadnit been touched by the mOp, broom, or paint brush. Then the girls began un- packing their trunks and bags. Each one had something new for her room. Bright- 160 colored drapes, new bed spreads, and lampshades were some of the things which were added to the rooms. The big- gest thrill that we received this fall, though, was having the outside of our house painted. Epsilon Chapter has received much valuable help and information through President Ida Jacks and Treasurer Mary Rawie, who attended conclave at Denver last summer. THE first semester passed rapidly, but not uneventfully. So much had hap- pened this first part that it takes several minutes just to sit down and decide what was the most important, and what we en- joyed doing the most. Following the holi- day season, we were back at our desks once more ready to put in those last long hours of hard study before the semester closed. There was a bit of something else, too, hovering about the Delta Sig house. It seems that not only Santa played his part well during the Yuletide season, but also Dan Cupid. And some- times it was more than a fraternity pin or a diamondeoften a wedding ring adorned her finger too. UT now down to the real work of the year thus far. The thing that we place at the tOp naturally is Red Cross work and activities. Of course the high- light to us in Red Cross work is the am- bulance that Delta Sigma Epsilon is buy- ing nationally. To raise our share of the money, we thumbed through our old UPPER RIGHT: Ambitious Delta Sigs and their Sponsor, Miss Helen Clark, sew for the. Red Cross. UPPER RIGHT: tMisery loves companyii . maybe thatis why girls like to study together. LOWER LEFT: A victim of itstrepii throat is en- phonograph records, picked out the cracked and broken ones, and the old ones that we no longer cared for and sold them to a dime store down town. From this we collected part of the money and for the rest, the girls made personal contribu- tions. HERE thereis work, though, thereis always some play. The main pride of our social activities was the Christmas party. This time we did something out of the ordinary 0n the campus. We and an- other sorority, Alpha Sigma Alpha, had tertained and cared for by sorority sisters. LOW- ER RIGHT: Four actives play what they think is a good game of bridge while two others tell them how they should have done it. 161 our party together. Especially did we have a good time in planning for it. The theme was iiAlpha-Delta Holiday Inn." We copied the name and plans more or . less from the movie iiHoliday Inn? At the edge of the ballroom floor were round tables at which couples sat and chatted with their friends. Boys in white jackets brought cokes t0 the couples as they or- dered them; and later in the evening, a supper was served. The pledges gave a clever party this year, too. The theme was 2Ye Old Pirates Denfi with all the decorations carried out in accordance. Over the door, a ghastly green light played upon a skull and cross- bones. Once inside, candles furnished the light, and 01d iron treasure chests re- vealed glittering jewelry, gold and silver coins, and other pirate lore. During the course of the evening, each pledge was in- troduced. SECOND semester found us with six new pledges: Lesley Dasura, Kansas City; Gladys Gilger, Montezuma; Barbara Giles, Larned; Jeanne Irwin, Neosho Rapids; Rosalie Robison, Gridley; and Maxine Marx, Emporia. Intramurals played an important role in our sorority activities. Our bowling team, Marguerite Blazier, Betty Kidd, and Melba Patterson, had a perfect record with no defeats. Studies and school activities have kept us so busy that this semester has passed almost. without our noticing it. For three of the girls, it signifies the completion of four years and graduation, while for the remaining group it means a promotion. The last few weeks will be packed with cramming for finals, parties, and good- byes which signify the passing. of another happy year for Delta Sigma Epsilon. Delta Sigma Epsilon became a mem- ber of the Association of Educational Sororities in 1917, the fourth sorority to be admitted. Alpha chapter was organ- ized at. Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, on September 23, 1914, as an honorary scholastic sorority by seven girls at the 162 The Delta Sigma Epsilon House at 1005 Merchant is noted for its comfortable porch swing. insistence and assistance of the dean of the college of education. When the sorority branched out into the national field, additional chapters were added. Beta, Gamma, and Delta chapters were added early in 1916. The first two con- claves were held within that year. Since that time bi-ennial conclaves have been held. The governing body to carry on the business and extension program of the sorority is called the Grand Council, and is elected by chapter delegates during the preceding conclave. The sorority has various national committees working to- gether for the continued high national standing of the sorority. After leaving college, all members are privileged to join an alumnae chapter or club if their residence is within a reason- able radius of such a group as to enable attendance at least twice a year. At pres- ent there are three alumnae chapters and 21 alumnae clubs. There is also a club for the mothers of girls who are members in good standing of the sorority. There is a Mothers, Club in connection with Ep- silon chapter. In May, 1930, Delta Sigma Epsilon bought their own house. Miss Gertrude Brown, principal of the intermediate grades, was housemother 0f the sorority for fifteen years. The sorority has had the scholarship cup several times, has won intramural oratory and debate prizes, and has had Sunflower editors. Marguerite Blazier Dorothy Bulmer Barbara Giles Mary J . Hinshaw Joan Holmes Isabel Hortenstein Jeanne Irwin Ida Jacks Barbara James Betty Kidd Maxine Marx Betty Merritt u'u' - u u, - I'I'l' Helen Morgan Melba, Jean Patterson Virginia Peel Mary E. Rawie Rosalie Robison Doris Seacat Joyce VanGundy Louise Weir Mrs. Hall fbdfa Sigma gfudan fji Kappa Sigma WW ghaaiency Hwadcg OFFICERS HELEN MEYER . . . . . . President MARGARET J EAN FLEMING . Vice-presz'dent PHYLLIS BROOKOVER . Recording Secretary MARJORIE STEVENS . COW'QSpOTLd2.719 Secretary MARY LEE STEWART Treasure?" CHRISTINE HEIDE Press Agent MARYLOUISE WALKER . . Keeper of Archives ELLO, there! Weire the Pi Kaps. . Would you like to come in and look around? Its hard to tell where to start, but lets start snOOping in the closets. There are quite a few skeletons there; so do not be surprised if you hear something whispered that you have never known be- fore. The best place to start would be the archiveseour family tree. Since it was first planted in 1894, forty- nine years of growth have been added. I wonder if the thirteen women who be- came the first Pi Kaps ever looked ahead, and tried to imagine what would happen to their sorority. We have had ninety- eight rush weeks since then, but none could have been gayer than the first se- mester rush week of 1942348. After cor- responding with the new girls all sum- mer, the actives began to arrive on Sep- tember 12. Curtains and drapes were- hung; books and magazines were stacked eover night, 132 West Twelfth Street be- came a Cheerful living home. September 1-6 soon followed, and all over the campus, girls were saying: lfCome on over this afternoon, we want to see more of you, Aunt Jo would like to meet you . . .ii ES, Rush Week had begun. Margaret Jean Fleming, our Rush Captain, and her assistant, Christine Heide, searched 164 by FRANCES ROSS BETTY LONG BARBARA THOMAS Corrrespomling Editor S ergecmt-at-cu'ms Faculty Sponsors . MISS MINNIE MILLER and MRS. EDWIN J . BROWN Housemothcr MISS EMMA JONES Patronemes . . . . . . . . . MR. AND MRS. EVERETT E. STEERMAN DR. AND MRS. J . M. GORMAN for more things to do. Mooreis Drug Store was filled with coke dates and the theaters were jammed with chattering girls. The following Sunday was a memorable day for the first semester pledges who participated in pledging service. Another lamb had been added to our family tree. OULD you like to look into the For- mal Closet? Each gown and wrap could write a column for the society page in a daily paper. After a month in the Pi Kap nest, the pledgesi social wings were strong enough for trial. Their first introduction to society was an open house for the fraternity men. Sorority life was not all play with no work, however. The pledges learned to do their duties, and to do them correctly. As a reward, the actives feted their ac- complishments with a midnight Hallow- een party. POpcorn, cokes, and gruesome costumes prevailed. IN NOVEMBER the girls diASproved the statement fftime marches onii and be- came Nursery Rhyme characters. Drop- ping in that night, a stranger would have been startled to meet Mother Goose, Mary and her lamb, Jack-Be-Nimble, Polly with her kettle, and even Simple Simon. Only one thing was wrong. Simple as he was, Simon had a fish! Another important event in November was the Visit of Mrs. Nell Clarisse, second Vice-president 0f the Grand Council. This year was the fourth since the national in- spection had been made. Have you ever seen a group of girls with stage fright? With nerves on edge and knees shaking, the girls anxiously awaited her arrival on Tuesday, November 8. The house was diligently cleaned and each little mouse had been brushed and washed. Mrs. Cla- risse spent November 5 and 6 inspecting UPPER LEFT: Thereis nothing will give a girl moral support for studying as a midnight snack in the kitchen. UPPER RIGHT: Therels room on the banister for only the Pi Kap pledges so the actives will have to await their turn. LOWER the sorority and talking to our house- mother and sponsors. A cornuCOpia of colorful fruits and vegetables was the theme of a formal dinner given in her honor. When Mrs. Clarisse first arrived and smiled, whatever stage fright that had shown itself disappeared; When she departed, we felt that she was just an- other Pi Kap, like ourselves. Founders Day, Tuesday, November 17, followed so close to the Homecoming Cele- bration that it was decided to have our dinner on Sunday so that the alumni, here for the week-end, could participate in the celebration With us. LEFT: There is always considerable goodbye cere- mony before leaving for a weekend at home. LOWER RIGHT: Smart little Pi Kaps who sleep on the sleeping porch clonft freeze their ears any- more. 165 . NE OF the most impressive social events of. the season was the formal pledge dance. Our pledges dedicated a thhite Christmasi, formal dance to the active members. White Christmas trees and tapering candles were placed on each side of the platform occupied by the Var- sity Band. Fir boughs, tinkling bells, and softening blue lights deepening the shadows of snowbanks transformed the ballroom into a fairy snow land. The Christmas season began with a Christmas breakfast the Sunday before Christmas vacation. That night the pledges presented an original Christmas program for the actives. Beginning with a seasonal reading, creating a mood of reverence, the pledges ended with a subtle prOphecy of the actives at Christmas ten years from now. A gift exchange cli- maxed the evenings celebration. But we cant spend all our time on so- ciety. Our goal is not to be society girls, but girls with the best social understand- ing. A Greek society on the campus couldnit remain hidden if it tried. Every- where, youill find a Pi Kap faithfully pur- suing her hobbies and interests. The question, ilWhat do you like to do best ?" can be answered by a glance at the mem- bership lists of the honorary societies on the campus. We have two senior girls Who are members of Xi PhiAHelen Meyer, our president, and Ardonna Adams, our former president. Another of our senior girls, Glenna Marie Graham, is Vice-president of her class. Three music majors, Marjorie Stevens, Barbara Thomas, and Glenna Marie Graham, are members of Sigma Alpha Iota, national honorary music society. A flare for literature comes to the front with six girls belonging to literary organ- izations. Ardonna Adams, Mary Lee Stewart, and Margaret J ean Fleming be- long to the Sphinx society. Two Pi Kaps, Marjorie Burns and Barbara Thomas, are on the Alice Freeman Palmer roll call. Glenna Graham belongs to Alphathenian. Helen Meyer was our Homecoming queen candidate, and Marjorie Burns and 166 Rubie Brodie took part in the Homecom- ing Follies. The Freshman Play turned one of our well-mannered girls, Hester Moore, to a lady of questionable reputa- tion for an eveningis entertainment. Nine girls drilled and cheered with Sigma Pi Sigma, with Betty Long leading the crowds as one of the cheerleaders. The girls who worked hard to build the best sorority last year were well rewarded by one of the highest honors given to a chapter. In N ovember the Grand Council announced that Iota Chapter had been awarded the Efficiency Award of 1942. Ardonna Adams, president of the sorority last year, and the girls who worked with her deserve praise which was given us, for it was their hard work and lasting ac- complishments which convinced the Coun- cil members that Iota Chapter should re- ceive the award. The pioneer among the National Edu- cation Sororities, Pi Kappa Sigma, was founded in 1894. The thirteen students of Michigan State Normal School at Ypsi- lanti, Michigan, who founded our soror- ity, were first known as J. P. N. In 1896, the secret meaning of the letters was dis- covered, and through their college annual the campus became acquainted with the ilJust Progressive Normalites? In 1897, the group reorganized and the name was changed to Pi Kappa Sigma. The pur- pose was then broadened and the organ- ization adOpted as a pin, a shield of gold surrounded by thirteen pearls represent- ing the original thirteen charter mem- bers, with a diamond in the center. The forget-me-not and the jonquil were the flowers chosen. A quarterly magazine, The Laurel, was established. There on the wall hangs the skeleton on which our sorority was built -- Our Symphony. It has not aged - it never will as long as a Pi Kap is alive to repeat the words of William Henry Channingis liSymphonyfi 8. . . to study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly, to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages with open heart . . fl This is the ultimate goal of a Pi Kap girl. Ardonna Adams Dora M. Addington Ruby Brodie Phyllis Brookover Marjorie Burns Patricia P, Douglas Margaret Fleming Glenna Graham Christine Heide Norma. J. Knouse Betty Long Helen Meyer Myrna. Miller Hester Moore Joyce Roehrman Frances Ross Marjorie Stevens Mary Lee Stewart Barbara Thomas Marylouise Walker 167 gtyma 5iyma sigma M0064 info iifbufmjian allaade " OFFICERS MARIAN HENDERSON President DOROTHY DABBS Vice-president MAUDENE MESSMER . Recording Secretary ANETHA SODERSTROM Correspoml27mg Secretary MARJORIE MULKEY . Treasurer DOROTHY JACKSON Rush Captain AUDREY VAN DYKE Triangle Correspondent by AUDREY VAN DYKE Faculty Sponsor . . . . . . MISS KATHERINE FULLER . MRS. ALICE SULLIVAN Patrons and. Partrmzesses . . . . . DR. AND MRS. C. O. MEREDITH, JR. MR. AND MRS. NORMAN EPPINK MR. AND MRS. VIRGIL RICE Panhellem'c Represeaztatives' . DOROTHY JACKSON, ANETHA SODERSTROM, MARJORIE MULKEY Chapter H ostess HIS year has been an active one for Sigma Sigma Sigma. It was full of joys, sorrows, and sacrifices; but most of all, it was a successful year. Our fall group of sixteen pledges, under the presidency of Kathleen Altwegg, had all the pep, enthusiasm, and mischief of a young pup. It was not unusual for an active to come home to find her dresser drawers exchanged with another activeis, or to discover that her difficulty in put- ing on a skirt was the result of the hem having been sewed together. However, these pranks did not pass by without pun- ishment. There was always the pledge performance for the actives. Our faculty sponsor, Miss Irene De- Mun, left in October to act as USO direc- tor in Amarillo, Texas; but Miss Kather- ine Fuller from the Music Hall office has eXpertly acted as a helpful sponsor to the chapter this year. 168 Our mothers were guests of the chap- ter at a lovely Motheris Tea given at the chapter house in October. .UR annual fall barn dance was held in the large garage behind the chapter house. The guests, dressed in overalls, plaid shirts, and cotton dresses, danced upstairs to recordings. The hay-strewn floor, barrels, cornstalks, and bales of straw added to the general barn atmos- phere. The serve-yourself cider bar downstairs was a pOpular spot during the party. At intermission the pledges en- tertained the actives and guests by sing- ing two original songs. The party ended with a Wiener roast and song fest around a bonfire in the back yard. Homecoming decorations on the cam- pus were abolished this year, but activi- ties were plentiful as usual with many alumnae back and the house full. Frances Nunemacher was elected attendant to Peggy Pedagog to help her rule over the Homecoming show, dance, and football game. N AIR of mystery prevailed in the Tri Sigma house the week of November 14. The pledges were working on their pledge party and no active must know the theme. Even on the night of the party, the air of mystery did not disap- pear. The pledges had selected the theme, itArabian Nights? and all the supernatu- ral atmosphere of the Arabian genie per- vaded the party. The smell of incense burning, large chests of silver, bright scarves, a: huge silhouetted genie, an Ara- bian princess, the dance ban in fezzese- all this added a mysterious air to the party. UPPER LEFT: The pledges selected the theme wArabian Nights? and all the super- natural atmosphere of the Arabian genie pervaded the party. UPPER RIGHT: Unpacking bags, finding articles of ap- parel and books, and study- ing presented a problem to the Tri Sigs when they moved the chapter home ttbag and baggage? INSET: Mother Sullivan. BELOW: PrOSpective pledges were entertained with a din- ner at the chapter house. SIGMA Sigma Sigma gave up the nation- al convention this year and invested the convention money in War Bonds. In- stead of the convention, each chapter was Visited for inspection by a national offi- cer. Mrs. Thelma Walls Howard came to Pi chapter November 20-22 for a helpful and inspiring week-end. Frances Nunemacher ruled as honor- ary commander over the squadron at the Military Ball on December 12. We started Christmas activities with a caroling party. On December 21, we had our annual formal Christmas dinner fol- lowed by an exchange of many lovely gifts and the reading of pledge letters to Santa Claus. Twelve underprivileged children were our guests at a Christmas party, complete with games, Santa Claus, candy, nuts, and gifts. The chapter house at 310 West Twelfth has been burned into soldiersi barracks while the girls live in their tiDuration House? FIFTEEN new actives were added to the chapter roll at initiation services on January 24. A successful second semester rush week W: s completed with services for ten new pledges who elected Edith McCready as their president. These pledges entertained the guests and actives at a clever patriotic formal dance at the Broadview Grill Room on February 20. The room was decorated with red, white, and blue bunting and large portraits of Washington and Lin- coln. Defense stamp corsages were given as favors. HE week-end of February 28 was an Teventful one for us and one we Will always remember. Kansas State Teach- ers College had been approved for the training of Air Corps cadets, and the army approved our house to be used for barracks. The school asked us to give up our chapter house. It was a great sacri- fice, but we were glad to do our little part in the fight. for Victory. After a week of temporary rooms we were able to begin moving into our ttduration house? Two weeks later found us happily settled in our new chapter house at 1112 Commer- cial. During the week of our moving, Phi Mu Alpha staged its sixth annual Sing- ing Bee. We won the cup for the third year for our patriotic presentation. The 170 chorus was dressed in white and stood in a V-formation holding a large red, white, and blue V before them. After an intro- ductory narration on the theme of itFaithfi the chorus sang ttLetis Bring New Glory to Old Glory? then an origi- nal composition, ttPurple and White? by Betty Straight, a member of the chapter. The final number, ttTri Sigma Man? ex- pressed our faith in the men in service. J ereldene J ensen was elected attendant. to the War Bond Queen after a bond buy- ing contest on the campus in March. Founders Day was celebrated April 20 With a lovely formal dinner. The spring formal, given May 1, at the Broadview Hotel, was one of the gayest and best of spring parties. Looking back over the past, Pi chapter of Sigma Sigma Sigma had its beginning on this campus in 1917 when Rho Mu Gamma, a local sorority, received its charter from the national organization of Tri Sigma. Pi is one of the thirty-six chapters of the oldest. national education- al sorority. Sigma Sigma Sigma was es- tablished at Farmville, Virginia, in 1898, and now has a chapter roll reaching from New York to California. When this sor- ority became a member of the Associa- tion of Education Sororities in 1911, most of our chapters not on teachers college campuses became Delta Delta Delta chap- ters. Thus, Tri Sigma and Tri Delta be- came sister sororities. Kathleen Altwegg Betty Bietz Marjorie D. Blanton Maxine Burke Dorothy Dabbs Rosemary Dabbs Jayne Elliott Grace Fearl Marjorie Gregg Jean Hatch Bonnie Heck Marian Henderson Leota Herren Dorothy Jackson Jean Jensen Jereldene Jensen Marjorie Jones Winifred Louis Maudene Messmer Marjorie Mulkey Frances Nunemacher Eleanor Oakes Wanda Rector Ruth Sager Anetha Soderstrom Betty Straight Audrey VanDyke Ila Soderstrom Coleen Stanley . Donna Stevenson .1210un Wood Ruth Yearous 171 Kwa sigma gmdan Ramada iqcl't'ae fbwfuiZe $wicullie4 APPA Sigma Epsilon was founded in 1915 for the purpose of promoting fraternalism, social fellowship, and schol- arship. Today it is the second oldest fra- ternity 011 the campus and during this war year of 1942, observed its twenty- seventh anniversary. One of the highlights of the year was the jam session held at the chapter house, With Alec Templeton, famed blind pianist, participating. The Kappa Sig Chapter is well repre- sented on most extra-curricular activities. Five members are in the campus dance band. Kappa Sigs are also in Symphonic Chorus, Menis Glee Club, the school band, the Madrigalians, and on the Bulletin 172 staff. Proof of scholarship and leader- ship is shown by members in Xi Phi, Pi Kappa Delta, Phi Mu Alpha, and iiWhOis Who in American Universities and C01- legesfi The chapter r011 consists of Bob Break, Bob Donaldson, DeWayne Cary, Jack Mickey, Ralph Morse, Bob Ousely, Jack Sheen, and A. J . Wagner. First semester pledges were Guy Allphin, Joe Eisenbach, Laurel Fry, Gail Harris, Don Hawkins, Bud McMillan, John Schurman, Robert Stroud, Bryan Whitehead, Bob Wilcox, and Bill Woods. Those Who pledged sec- ond semester were Everett Hayes, Bob ImMasche, Humphrey Lewis, Harry Mc- Anarney, Jimmy McAnarney, Charles Moore, Bill Nelson, and Delbert Riggs. UPPER LEFT: Mrs. Hat- tie Browning, Kappa Sig housemother, watches. over the boys and tries to keep them out of mischief. UP- PER RIGHT: Mirrors must be made to do triple duty on Friday nights when the members of the local TGIF Club and their dates go dancing. BE- LOW: It takes the whole chapter to have a really good game. of cards. Guy Allphin DeWayne Cary GHISt V-pres. Bob Donaldson V-pres., Past Sec. Laurel Fry Secretary Everett Hayes Byron McMillan John Robert Mickey Charles Moore Ralph Morse Robert Ousley mast Pres. Edward Robrahn Robert Stroud John Schurman A. J. Wagner Wres., Past TreasJ Harry Wood Bryan Whitehead Bob Wilcox Treasurer by BOB DONALIL 173 Wu' gigma 6'an Mandela Ga 11241! 6142' " foe vicinity by LOUIS EVANS OFFICERS President HOWARD EATON, VIRGIL BURNS, WILLIAM FOSTER Vz'ce-president . . . . . . . CHARLES MARTIN, WILLIAM FOSTER Secreta'ry-treasm'er JACK LONG Sergeant-at-arms . . . . . . . . HAROLD SCHARFF, ELDON SCHARFF CO1'1'68p07Ldi729 secretary , . . . FRANCIS TAYLOR Interf'raternz'ty Council . . . . . GAIL DEMOTT, HOWARD EATON The Phi Sigma Epsilon officers have changed during the year because of the menis being called into service. First semester officers were Eaton, president; Martin, vice-president; Long, secretary- treasurer; Harold Scharff, sergeant-at-arms; Francis Taylor, corresponding secretary; DeMott and Eaton, Interfraternity Council Representatives. PHI SIGMA EPSILON is both the oldest and largest Greek organization on the campus. Organized in 1910, Phi Sig has been a campus leader for thirty-three years. As was the case in World War I, we are again transferring our member- ship to the armed forces of Uncle Sam. July 1, 1943, will see the enlistment 0f the last of our members into active ser- Vice. Of our membership of the last three years nearly all are now in the service of our country, a large percentage being commissioned officers. Captain Allen Smith and Captain Ed Meisinger are two of the youngest captains in the service. There are any number of first lieuten- ants, second lieutenants, flight instruc- tors, and other officers who have worn the pin of Phi Sigma Epsilon. Phi Sigma Epsilon began the year with twenty-four active members and twenty- five pledges, the largest pledge class on 174 the campus. Anticipating the manpower shortage 0n the campus this year, the large chapter house on Merchant Street was given up last Spring. The fall of 1942 saw the Phi Sigs moving into a new and more economical location at 1244 Highland. Plans were made for the building of a sizeable reserve and for the reconstruction of a post-war fraternity more closely knit than ever before. Despite the sharp curtailment in social activities on the campus, the traditional Farmeris Ball was held with its custo- mary fanfare-bigger and better than ever before. Entertainment, decerations, music, and costumes were strictly rural. Nearly every kind of barnyard accessory was utilized as itdecorations? The pledgesi program of corny jokes, frontier ballads, strip teases, and impersonations was enjoyed by everyone. Music for the party was furnished by the iSagebrush Boys." Several parties were held during the school year at Sunset Inn and at. the chap- ter house. As usual, a large percentage of Empo- ria Stateis football and basketball teams consist of Phi Sigs. Lyle Groberg, Bob Chodrick, Bob Peters, Carl Calvert, Jack Sattler, Bob Burns, Lester Thompson, Bud Foster, Charlie Martin, Joe Edwards, Harlan Wolf, and Eldon Scharff repre- sented Phi Sig 0n the football squad. During the course of the school year, Phi Sigma Epsilon participated quite ac- tively in campus politics. Willie Knox, Student Council president; Owen Wilson and Park Pennington, both freshman presidents; and Bernard Ruddick, sopho- more secretary-treasurer, wear the pin of Phi Sig. Jack Long and Willie Knox are mem- bers of Xi Phi, honorary leadership fra- ternity. M at UPPER LEFT: Pledges tseated on floori are brought into active meeting to hear some impor- tant announcements. UPPER RIGHT: The tra- ditional pledge duty-bending over to help an ac- tive get his daily exercise. LOWER LEFT: Play- As our present war gets into full swing, a number of Phi Sigs have already given their lives to their country. These men will live forever in the heart of Phi Sigma Epsilon. Lieutenant Paul Conway, a student here in 1939, was a member of the Naval Air Corps. He received his basic train- ing at Pensacola and was sent to the west coast in the spring of 1942. Conway and a companion were lost somewhere in the Pacific early in the summer, while flying an observation plane. Sergeant Lee Osborne was a student at Emporia State from 1939 until 1941. While in school, he took an active part in football and basketball. Osborne was one ing cards is a favorite means of relaxation at the Phi Sig House-next to hearing Louie Evans spin a yarn. LOWER RIGHT: The Phi Sig sponsors are faculty members C. F. Gladfelter, Clark L. Jackson, S. Winston Cram, and Charles B. Tucker. 175 of two men killed in a bomber crash near Tacoma, Washington, January 29, 1942. Lieutenant Jesse Wilcox was one of four Navy aviators killed in a hurricane in Mississippi September 24, 1941. He received his basic training at the Naval Reserve Aviation Training base in Kan- sas City, Missouri. At the time of his misfortune, he was in command of a squadron of planes in a cross-country flight from San Francisco to Guanta- namo Bay, Cuba, and was also a pilot for Eastern Air Lines. While in school, Wil- cox was active in basketball, tennis, and track. Lieutenant Huebert iiBarneyii Rapp, a student here in 1939 and 1940, was lost in action over EurOpe sometime last fall. Exact details are not available, but Rapp was in the Army Air Corps. Second Lieutenant Woody Hiebert, a bombardier in the Army Air Corps, was among seven men killed when a MacDill Field bomber crashed in the Gulf of Mex- ico near Venice, Florida, early in Decem- ber 1942. Hiebert was in school here from 1938 to 1940. According to some reports, Hiebert is still alive, but it seems to be mostly rumor. ; Pvt. Robert P. Dennis, Bachelor of Science in Education, 1938, is now in- terned by the Japanese in an unnamed concentration camp, after being captured on Bataan Peninsula. The Alpha chapter of Phi Sigma Epsi- lOn was founded at Kansas State Teach- ers College, Emporia, in February, 1910. It was the dream of the founders to have a Greek letter fraternity on the campus that would bring together a de- sirable group for social, physical, mental, and moral deveIOpment. At one of sev- eral meetings which were held in the fall of 1909 a temporary organization was set up. The first officers were: Fred M. Thompson, chairman; Orin M. Rhine, sec- retary. Committees were appointed on oath, ritual, constitution and by-laws. Then came the real birth of Phi Sigma Epsilon. On a-Sunday afternoon in early February, 1910, in :Thompsonis room at 810 Constitutionstreet, the constitution 176 and by-laws were adopted. On that same day, Fred M. Thompson, superintendent of schools at Oskaloosa, Orin M. Rhine, president of the Farmers and Stockmansi State bank, Manhattan; Raymond Victor Bottomly, attorney at Harlen, Montana; Robert C. Marley, newspaper work in Chicago, Illinois; and W. R. Campbell, who is listed among our lost alumni, took the oath. In 1913 the boys decided to have a house of their own and they rented the Cross home, the large house on the corner of Sixth and Union. Phi Sigma Epsilon was housed there until 1917 when most of the boys went to France, and it was de- cided to get a smaller house nearer the campus; so the Phi Sigs moved to 13th and Highland street. This was the home of the chapter only a year; for in 1918 the Phi Sigs bought their present home at 1119 Merchant Street. The Alpha chapter, through its twenty- four years of existence, has grown from an organization of five charter members to an organization of thirty-seven active members, fourteen pledges, and over three hundred alumni at the present time. In the fall of 1927, the Sigma Delta Tau, of Kirksville, Mo.; Pi Sigma Epsi- lon, of Kansas State Teachers College of Pittsburg; and Phi Sigma Epsilon of Kansas State Teachers College of Empo- ria, started correspondence with one an- other in regard to the organization of a national fraternity. At the present time the national teach- ers college fraternity of Phi Sigma Epsi- lon is composed of ten chapters. Next year Phi Sigma Epsilon will un- questionably be only a memory so far as having an active chapter on the campus is concerned. We do not choose to say that we are closing our fraternity-rath- er we are taking time out to go fight a war. The final curtain has not fallen; it has only been the end of the first act. By building a financial reserve and making intelligent plans for the future, we have already set the stage for a second act more glorious than the first. John Anderson Francis Baysinger Eldon Breazier Stuart Bross Virgil Burns Paul Cartwright Gail DeMott Howard Eaton Joe Edwards Louis Evans Bill Grimwood Lyle Groberg Keith Holman Willie Knox Dean Laing Bob Lemons Jack Long Keith Lyster Eugene McAntce Charles Martin Wayne Meisinger Jerry Norris Richard Ramsey Harold Scharff Charles Simkins Francis Taylor Bernard Ruddick Jack Sattler sigma 7w gamma eelebml'ed adiken 7km Wail; iiMailzea pail? " .ELTA Chapter of Sigma Tau Gamma received its charter in 1922 and is now one of the twenty-eight chapters which comprise one of the largest educa- tional fraternities now in existence. Twenty active members returned to the itTauii house in September and Deltais social activities promptly began by pledg- ing seventeen new men the first semester and four the second semester. The highlight of the first semester was a banquet given in honor of Mother Potts on her fifteenth anniversary with Sigma Tau Gamma. Other events of the year were the pledge party on October 30; the annual Thanksgiving dinner at the chapter house, with Mayor Ora Rindom guest of honor; the Christmas dinner at the Polk-A-Dot Cafe; and a dinner at the chapter house March 9, honoring several members who were leaving for the armed forces. 178 The Sigma Tau House at 1028 Constitution. National Conclave was held at Nash- ville, Tennessee, on January 1, 2, and 3. Scott Mouse was sent as Deltais repre- sentative. Because many of the members of Delta Chapter have entered military service, ac- tivities were somewhat curtailed for the last part of the second semester, but Founders Day was celebrated as usual; and the year ended with a well-attended farewell party. ABOVE: Mother Potts and President Roy Al- derson preside over the dinner table at the tiTau" House. BELOW: Actives and pledges meet in the chapter room for the regular Thursday night Stephen J. Turille, faculty sponsor, meeting. is at the extreme right. Roy Alderson Wresidenn Bev Brower Vice-presidenU Richard ' Danneberg Phillip French Horace Holmes Anton J ames Bob J ones Charles Larson Harold Loy Bob McCants Dan McClenny Kenneth Merry Scott Mouse Vice-presiden0 Keith Mull Treasurem Bud Pierce Leonard Rich Bud Stanley Sidney Staples Harold Swape Duane Tucker Bill Warren Bill Zanovich by ROY ALDERSON 179 Adams, Ardonna . . . . . . Dexter Past President Pi Kappa Sigma, Sphinx Literary So- ciety, History and Government Club, Xi Phi, Speak- ers, Bureau Alderson, Roy . . . . . . Emporia President Sigma Tau Gamma, Commerce Club, History and Government Club Bales, Shirley . . . . . . . Emporia Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Commerce Club, Sigma Pi Sigma Beedle, Elsie Rene . . Matfield Green Y. XV. C. A., Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club, History and Government Club Bland, Audrey . . . . . . Argonia XVcslcy Foundation Cabinet, Y. W. C. A., Symphonic Chorus, Alpha Mu Chapter erslcy Players, Sigma Alpha Iota Blazier, Marguerite . . Junction City Delta Sigma Epsilon, Physical Education Club, Sphinx Literary Society, President Rhythmic Circle, Outing Club, W'omcnk Athletic Association Board, Sigma Pi Sigma Bliss, Orin Merle . . . . . . Wichita Commerce Club, Mathematics Club Brookover, Phyllis . . . . . Eureka Recording Secretary Pi Kappa Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Panhcllcnic Council, Symphonic Choir Cannon, Grace Marie . . . . . Thrall Commerce Club Castator, Bob M. . . . . . . . . 1013 Phi Delta Chi, Y. M. C. A., Spanish Club Dabbs, Rosemary Irene . . . Emporia Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Alpha Iota, Sigma Pi Sigma, Wfommfs Glee Club, Commerce Club Dasura, Lesley . . . . . Kansas City Delta Sigma Epsilon, Gilson Players J U N l O R 5 71m 61644 of 7944 180 DeMott, Gail Kansas City Phi Sigma Epsilon, Intcr-limtcrnity Council, Secre- tary-trcasurcr Alpha Theta Rho, Track, Mathematics Club, Industrial Arts Club Denison, Alma Kingman Wfinnctaska, Band, Orchestra, Chorus, Alphathcnian Literary Society, Sigma Alpha Iota Dickson, Augusta Admire Y. XV. C. A., Commerce Club, Alphathcnian Literary Society, Mathematics Club, XVcslcy Foundation, Intra- murals Drescher, Marian TOpeka Y. XV. C. A., Wiinnctaska, Wicslcy Foundation, Pri- mary-Kindcrgartcn Club Eamon, Joan Lakin Vice-prcsidcnt Omega Literary Society, Gilson Players, Splash Club, Kappa Delta Pi, Y. Wt. C. A. Errett, Daryl D. Gridley Kappa Mu Epsilon, Treasurer Lambda Delta Lambda, Vicc-prcsidcnt Mathematics Club, Science Club, XVcs- lcy Foundation Fairchild, Frances Wichita Rhythmic Circle, Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club, Y. W. C. A. Fisher, Robert B. Peabody Mu Epsilon Nu Fry, Robert Henry Emporia Band, Symphonic Chorus, Phi Mu Alpha, Mu Epsilon Nu, History and Government Club, Mathematics Club, Commerce Club Hageberg, I rene Burdick Sigma Alpha Iota, Kappa Delta Pi, Orchestra, Wom- cnis Glee Club, Mathematics Club Harmon, Kenneth Ellsworth Secretary-treasurcr Junior Class, Y. M. C. A. Cabinet, Mu Epsilon Nu, Sccrctary-trcasurer Commerce Club, Mathematics Club, Kappa Delta Pi Haslouer, Lydia Louise . . . . . Elmo Sigma Pi Sigma, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary So- ciety, Alpha Sigma Tau, History and Government Club, Commerce Club INETY juniors found themselves to be the smallest class this year. Having reached middle-age in their college life, they went about their activities with as- surance and poise. Going through the regular routine of political campaigning, they elected Mar- jorie Jones president of their class, Mar- jorie Longenecker vice-president, and Kenneth Harmon secretary-treasurer. The duties of school government were attended to by 1V0 Mersmann, George Scanlan, and Elva Lee J ames, who served as Student Council representatives. Ivo Mersmann succeeded Harry Levinson as chairman of the Progressive Party until he was called into the armed services dur- ing the second semester. Lydia Lou Has- louer was elected Council representative to fill the vacancy left by Mersmann. 181 Hauk, Ben Nhtlwmatics Club, Science Club, Lambda Delta L a m bd a Atchison Henderson, Marian TOpeka President Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Treas- urcr Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club Herron, Leota Hutchinson Sigma Pi Sigma, Sigma Sigma Sigma, Symphonic Chorus, Xancxfs Glee Club, W'fommfs Chorus, Y. W. C. A., Home Economics Club Heth, Annalou Williamsburg Wrinnctaska, Commerce Club, Omega Literary Society Hiller, Vera Virginia Salina Alpha Sigma Alpha, Rhythmic Circle, Primary-Kin- dcrgartcn Club Horan, Mary Kay Abilene President Wifinnctaska, President Omega Literary So- ciety, Xi; Phi, Sigma Pi Sigma, Vicc-prcsidcnt Newman Club, Y. XV. C. A., History and Government Club Ingram, Clena Vee Canton Winnctaska, Sunflower Staff, Kansas Academy of Science Johnson, Elliott Admire Phi Delta Chi, Commerce Club Jones, Marjorie Marie Emporia Sigma Sigma Sigma, President Junior Class, Vicc-prcsi- dent Omega Literary Society, Secretary Home lico- nomics Club, Y. XV. C. A. Cabinet Judd, Mattiemarie Omega Literary Society, Y. XV. C. A. Emporia Lady, Lennis Jean . . . . Abilene Xi Phi, Y. W. C. A. Cabinet, Omega Literary Society, Commerce Club, President chslcy Foundation Keough, Rosrita Dodge City XVinnctaska, Commerce Club Kenneth Harmon was also called, so Max- ine Wheeler was elected secretary-treas- urer. The junior class has a claim to royalty since Lydia Lou Haslouer was crowned War Bond Queen in a contest sponsored by Pi Kappa Delta, honorary forensic so- ciety, and The Bulletin. Three other can- didates from the junior class were Mary 182 Kay Horan, Marilyn Wilson, and Maxine Loy. Four juniors were represented in ttWhots Who Among Students in Ameri- can Universities and Colleges? George Scanlan, Chapman; Lennis Lady, and Mary Kay Horan, Abilene; and 1V0 Mers- mann, Richmond. The social event of the year was the Longenecker, Marj orie Kingman Vice-prcsidcnt Junior Class, Omega Literary Society, Madrigalians Love, Norma Partridge Loy, Maxine Chapman Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Symphonic Chorus, XVochs Chorus, Symphony Orchestra, Win- nctaska, Music Chairman Y. XV. C. A., Vicc-prcsidcnt Collegiate 4-H Club, Social Chairman Morse Hall, Treble Clef Club McNeil, Ione Emporia History and Government Club, Glee Club Marcy, Clelia . . . . . Fall River Glee Club, Alpha Theta Rho Mater, Mary Margaret St. John Alpha Sigma Tau, Y. W7. C. A., History and Govern- ment Club, Science Club Richmond Xi Phi, Kappa Delta Pi, thmts W'ho in American Universities and Colleges, Student Council, President Mu Epsilon Nu, Secretary Y. M. C. A., History and Government Club, Student Spcakcrst Bureau Mersmann, 1V0 Morgan, Helen Emporia Delta Sigma Epsilon, Alplmthcnian Literary Society, erslcy Foundation, Home Economics Club Oakes, Eleanor Hutchinson Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Symphonic Cho- rus, Home Economics Club, Wlomcnk Glee Club, Splash Club, Y. XV. C. A. Rector, Wanda Lincoln Sigma Sigma Sigma, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Sigma Alpha Iota, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Sym- phonic Chorus Regier, Gladys . . . Moundridge XVinnetaska, Omega Literary Society, Y. XV. C. A. Reynolds, Arliene Kansas City Womcnk Glee Club, Primary-Kindergartcn Club, Y. XV. C. A., Sigma Pi Sigma 7 annual junior-senior prom Which was held March 12, set early so that the men Who were leaving in the latter part of the month for active military duty could at- tend. Approximately 200 couples danced to music furnished by the Varsity Band in the Student Union Ballroom. Armyt air corps cadets Who arrived on the cam- pus March 1, alleviated the shortage of men, and came as guests of. junior and senior women. The general committee for the prom were: decorations, Gail De- Mott; program, Helen Morgan; invita- tions, Marjorie Longenecker; sponsors, Ive Mersmann. Faculty sponsors were Mr. and Mrs. Norman Eppink and Mr. and. Mrs. M. Wesley Reper, Miss Cecile Gilbert, and Harold M. Priest. 183 Rice, Marjorie . . . . . . Emporia Omega Literary Society, Kappa Delta Pi, Commerce Club, Sigma Pi Sigma, Mathematics Club Roark, Mary Louise . . . Hutchinson Womenk Athletic Association, Modern Language Club, Future Teachers of America Scanlan, George Patrick . . Chapman Student Council, Xi Phi, Kappa Delta Pi, Secretary- treasurer Pi Kappa Delta, President Newman Club, Mu Epsilon Nu, History and Government Club, Com- merce Club, Debate, XVhds Who in American Uni- versities and Colleges, Sunflower Staff Shellenberger, Lois . . . . . Bushong Sigma Pi Sigma, Commerce Club, XVinnctaska, Mathe- matics Club Singular, William Harry . . Emporia President Phi Delta Chi, Mathematics Club, Com- mcrcc Club Socolofsky, Joy . . . . . . . Marion Sphinx Literary Society, Y. WI. C. A. Soderstrom, Anetha . . . Hoisington Corresponding Secretary Sigma Sigma Sigma, Secre- tary Panhellcnic Council, Commerce Club, French Club 184 Soderstrom, Ila . . . . . Hoisington Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sphinx Literary Society, Home I3conomics Club Stein, Audrey Marie . . . . Halstead Devotional Chairman Wesley Foundation, Alpha Mu Chapter XVcsley Players, Y. W". C. A., Science! Club, Mathematics Club Stewart, Mary Lee . . . . Goldwater Pi Kappa Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Symphonic Choir, German Club, Rental Manager Rhythmic Circle, Sphinx Literary Society Weigand, Francis . . . . . Emporia Phi Delta Chi, Commerce Club, Mathematics Club Wheeler, Maxine . . Conway Springs Alpha Sigma Tau Wilson, Marilyn . . . . . . Atlanta Sigma Alpha Iota, Alplmthcnian Literary Society, XVoman Glee Club, W'Wnnctasku, Y. XV. C. A., Kappa Delta Pi Wood, Mrs. Jacqueline . Junction City Sigma Sigma Sigma, Symphonic Chorus, Symphonic Band Allen,He1en M. . . . . . . Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Psychology; Art Club, Wlinnctaska, Y. XV. C. A., Alphathcnian Literary Society Anderson, Christine . . . Concordia Bachelor of Science in Music; Sigma Alpha Iota, Symphonic Chorus Anderson, Jean M. . '. . . . Topeka Bachelor of Science in Iiducation, Major: Biological Science; Secretary Science Club, President Omega Lit- erary Society, Splash Club, Future Teachers of America Andrews, Margery Cheney . Independence Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sphinx Literary Society, Sigma Pi Sigma Atherton, Bettyanne . . . . Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Physical Education; Alpha Sigma Alpha, Kappa Delta Pi, Xi Phi, Alice Freeman Palmer, XVomelfs Physical Educa- tion Club, Splash Club Atkinson, Virginia Lee . . . . . Lebo Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Mathemat- ics; Treasurer Kappa Mu Epsilon, Secretary Future Teachers of America, Mathcnmtics Club, Y. XV. C. A. SENIO R S Bayless, Marvin . . . . . . . Lebo Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Commerce Club, Mu lipsilon Nu, Football Beatty, James Roger . . . . . . 101a Bachelor of Arts, Major: Physics; Science Club, Mathe- matics Club, Lambda Delta Lambda Blanton, Jean DeBolt . . . . Chanute Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; Sigma Sigma Sigma, Splash Club Bower, Vida . . . . . . . . Parsons Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Social Science Bowles, Bernice . . . . . Arlington Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: History and Government; Y. XV. C. A., Future Teachers of Amer- ica, History and Government Club, Wesley Founda- tion Carey, DeWayne . . . . . . Norton Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Xi Phi, Kappa Sigma Epsilon, Pi Kappa Delta, Intcr-Fratcrnity Council, Commerce Club, Mathematics Club 7k Glam 0; 7943 185 Chitty, Ruth Bachelor of Science in Iiducation, Major: English; Vicc-presidcnt Y. XV. C. A., Vice-prcsidcnt Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Future. Teachers of America, Sunflower Staff Bigelow Clothier, Jay B. Sylvia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: History and Government; Y. M. C. A., History and Government Club, Kappa Delta Pi, Kappa Mu Iipsilon, Future Teachers of America Connet, Martha Manhattan Bachelor of Science in Iiducation, Major: English Crabtree, Betty Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; Kappa Delta Pi, Omega Literary Society, Wiinnctaska Crawford, Erma Madison Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Primary- Kindergarten; Sunflower Editor, Xi Phi, Alice Free- man Palmer, Wfinnctaska, W'fhois XVhC in American Universities and Colleges, Homecoming Queen Dabbs, Dorothy Emporla Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Home lico- nomics; Vice-prcsidcnt Sigma Sigma Sigma, Home lico- nomics Club, History and Government Club Davis, Maydell Ottawa Bachelor of Science in Education, Maior: Intermediate and Upper Grades; XVinnetaska, Future Teachers of America Dilworth, Geraldine Emporia Bachelor of Science in Music; Sigma Alpha Iota, Win- nctaska, Band, Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus, Y. XV. C. A., Alice Freeman Palmer Drawbaugh, Betty Kansas City Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Spanish and English; Omega Literary Society, Spanish Club, Splash Club Duke, Othella La Von Eaton, Howard Emporia Bachelor of Science in Commerce; President Phi Sigma Epsilon, Vicc-presidcnt Intcr-Fraternity Council, Com- merce Club, Industrial Arts Club, Mathematics Club Eichman, Mattiemae Ottawa Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Primary- Kindergartcn; XVinnctaska, Primary-Kindergarten Club, History and Government Club, Y. XV. C. A. :::C1int0n, Vivian Dodge Clty Bachelor of Science in qucation, Major: Physical Education Topeka ii See page 127 MILING sympathetically at new, bewil- dered freshmen, seniors returning to the campus in early autumn, searched for the familiar faces of their old friends and acquaintances. Meeting in the Hornetis Nest, the College Grill, Mooreis Drug Store, and various boarding houses, they 186 felt as though they were home again. To be on the campus once more was exciting. This was the final chance to complete their accomplishments in college. Resolv- ing to make the last year one of their most eventful, the seniors went eagerly back to work. Elder, Eldon Atchison Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Speech; Alpha Theta Rho, Kappa Delta Pi, Xi Phi, Gilsun Players, Y. M. C. A. Cabinet E11is,Margaret . . . . . . . . Olpe Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Kappa Mu Epsilon, Pi Omega Pi, Mathematics Club, W'innctnska, Cum- mcrcc Club Erdman, Carolyn Cimarron Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Sociolugy and Economics; Omega Literary Society, Kappa Delta Pi, Y. XV. C. A. Cabinet, Splash Club, Home lico- nomics Club Evans, Louis Dighton Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Phi Sigma Epsilon Forsyth, Gladys Clay Center Bachelor of Science in Iiducation, Major: Primary- Kindcrgartcn; President Spanish Club, Primary-Kindcr- gartcn Club, Y. XV. C. A. Franklin, Emma Elizabeth Burns Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: linglish; ?megu Literary Society, XVinnetaska, Gilson Players ?ant, Don Bachelor of Science in Music; Sccretary-tleasurcr Phi Mu Alpha, Band, Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus Joplin, Missouri Graham, Glenna Marie Neoclesha Bachelor of Science in Music; Pi Kappa Signm, Sigma Alpha Iota, Treble Clef Club, Symphonic Chorus, Symphonic Orchestra, Alphathcnian Literary Society, Vicc-prcsidcnt Senior Class Gregg, Marjorie Caney Bachelor of Science in Education; Primary-Kindcrgzlr- ten Club, Mathcnmtics Club, Sigma Sigma Sigma Grimwood, Eleanor Cedar Point Bachelor of Science in Commerce; President Pi Omega Pi, Treasurer Kappa Delta Pi, Alphnthcnian Literary Society, Commerce Club, Wlinnctuska Gudde, Marie Neodesha Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; History and Government Club, Y. WI. C. A. Hammond, Dorothy Losey . Independence Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: linglish; Alpha Sigma Alpha, Sigma Pi Sigma, Sphinx Literary Society Political campaigning began soon after school started. Harry Levinson, chair- man of the Progressive Party, and Jack Wichert, campaign manager for the Unit- ed Students, started the political battle on its way. Round and tround the Wheel of politics spun and where it would step nobody knew until after the election. W hen the votes were counted, Eldon E1- der was elected senior class president; Glenna Graham, vice-president; and Mar- garet Lunt, secretary-treasurel". Seniors took an important part in stu- dent government. Willie Knox was presi- 1-87 Hanson, Margery Louise Bachelor of Science in Music; Sigma Alpha Iota, Kappa Delta Pi, Future Teachers of America Ness City Hayes, Everette Yates Center Bachelor of Scicn'cc in Commerce; K-Club, Kappa Sigma Epsilon, Mathematics Club, Commerce Club Henchel, Helen Dunlap Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English; Sunflower Assistant Iiditor, Alice Freeman Palmer Lit- erary Society, XVinnctaska, History and Government Club Hieronymus, Margaret Admire Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: History and Government; Vicc-prcsidcnt Kappa Delta Pi, Secretary History and Government Club, Vicc-prcsidcnt Future Teachers of America, Omega Literary Society Hinshaw, Mary Jane Marysville Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; Delta Sigma Epsilon, Sphinx Literary Society, Sigma Pi Sigma Howell, Louise Emporia Bachelor Of Science in Education, Major: English; Alpha Sigma Alpha, Kappa Delta Pi, Alpha Theta Rho. President Alphathcnian Literary Society Hubbard, Ralph W. Topeka Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Bachelor of Arts, Nfajors: Mathematics, Physics, and Commerce; Pi Omega Pi, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Kappa Delta Pi, Science Club, Mathmnatics Club, Commerce Club Jacks, Ida Richmond Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English Jackson, Dorothy Wichita Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Primary- Kindcrgartcn; Rush Captain Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sig- ma Pi Sigma, Vicc-prcsidcnt Primary-Kindcrgartcn, Panhcllcnic Council, Sphinx Literary Society J ackson, Herbert L. Richfield Vicc-prcsidcnt Lambda Delta Lambda, Kappa Mu Ep- silon, Kappa Delta Pi, ViCc-prcsidcnt Science Club, President French Club Johns tMartim Russell Johnson Bachelor of Science in Comnwrcc; Mu Epsilon Nu, Pi Omega Pi, Mixed Chorus Jones, Mary Lucile Emporia Bachelor of Science in liducation, Major: Home lico- nomics; Wiinnctaska, Y. XV. C. A., Home Economics Club dent of the Student Council, and Ray- mond Tippin, Vice-president. Senior Council representatives were Curtis Rhoades, Frances Nunemacher, and Helen Lamberson. The big event of the year was the senior dinner Which was sub- stituted for the traditional sneak day. 188 Held January 20, in the Student Union, the dinner started off With a bang as a gun was fired after Eldon Elder, Class president, explained in an opening speech that because of priorities and transporta- tion difficulties, the senior class had de- cided to spend a quiet evening at home. Miller J ones, Warren Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English; Kappa Mu Epsilon, PaStor Stotlcr Mission, Miller, Kan- sns Kay, Katherine Geneseo, Illinois Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; Secretary Omega Literary Society, French Club, Y. V7. C. A. Ketch, Winifred Augusta Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Pi Omega Pi, Kappa Delta Pi, XVinnctaska, Commerce Club, Y. XV. C. A. Knox, Willie Piedmont Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Biological Science; President Student Council, Xi Phi, Phi Sigma Epsilon, K-Club, Basketball, Track, Science Club Koehler, N eysa Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Speech; Splash Club, Radio Krueger, Catherine Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Physical Education; Kappa Mu Epsilon, XVomcxfs Athletic As- sociation, W'omcnk Physical Education Club, Mathe- matics Club, Splash Club Ladner, Peggy Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Physical Education; Alpha Sigma Alpha, President Wromelfs Athletic Association, Physical Iiducation Club, Xi Phi Lamberson, Helen Mae Newton Bachelor of" Science in Music; Y. XV. C. A., Wrinnc- taska, President Sigma Alpha Iota, Student Council, Kappa Delta Pi, Symphonic Chorus, Orchestra Lang, Wanda Emporia Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Alpha Sigma Alpha, Commerce Club, History and Government Club Lee, Richard Emporia Bachelor of Arts, Major: Mathematics and Physics; Kappa Mu Epsilon, Lambda Delta Lambda, Science Club, hr'Iathematics Club, Foreign Language Club Levinson, Harry . Port J ervis, New York Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Psychology; Bulletin Editor, President Mu Epsilon Nu, Vicc-prcsi- dent Y. M. C. A., Historian Pi Kappa Delta, Speakers Bureau, History and Government Club, XVIHYS XVho in American Universities and Colleges, Xi Phi, Debate Long,Jack . . . . . . . . . . Lebo Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Industrial Arts; Sccrctary-trcasurcr Phi Sigma Epsilon, Basketball The ttquiett, evening became suddenly hilarious as confetti and gaily colored paper streamers filled the room at the gun signal. Confetti was liberally sprinkled over salads and had dropped into water glasses When the air cleared. Order was brought about by Velna Stout, Who as Miss Etta Kett, sternly and unsmilingly meted out punishment to anyone Who committed any infringement on table manners. Marvin Bayless, accused of mixing his peas With salad dressing-instead 0f honeyeto keep them on the knife, had to 189 Lorson, Jean Marie Chapman Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Physical Education; Treasurer Wlomcnis Athletic Association, W'omcxfs Physical Iiducation Club, Mathematics Club Love, Doris Aileen Burlingame Bachelor of Science in Education, Majors: Sociology and Economics, Library Science; Wiinnctaska, Alpha- thcnian Literary Society Lundstedt, Maline Devita Lindsborg Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Commerce Club, Alphathcnian Literary Society, Y. XV. C. A., Future Teachers of America Lunt, Margaret Hutchinson Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English; Bulletin Assistant liditor, Sigma Pi Sigma, XVinnetaska, Y. WI. C. A., Senior Class Secretary, Sphinx Literary Society McGregor, Dorothy Mae Nuffer . Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Intermediate and Upper Grades; Kappa Mu Lambda Martin, Charles Admire Bachelor of Science in Iiducation, Major: Industrial Arts; Vicc-presidcnt Phi Sigma Epsilon, K-Club, Track, Football Norwich Messmer, Maudene Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English; Recording Secretary Sigma Sigma Sigma, Future Teach- ers of America, Sphinx Literary Society Meyer, Helen Topeka Bachelor of Science in Commerce; President Pi Kappa Sigma, Treasurer Xi Phi, Commerce Club, Sorority Prcsidcntsi Council, Attendant for Homecoming Queen Moore, Charles Arthur TeterVille Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Band, Track, Kappa Sigma Epsilon Morris, Lenora Arline Emporia Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Pi Omega Pi, Presi- dent Commerce Club, Treasurer Sigma Pi Sigma, Treas- urer Alphathcnian Literary Society. XV'cslcy Founda- tion, Y. VI. C. A. Mouse, Scott A. Emporia Bachelor of Science in Commerce: Vicc-prcsidcnt and Rush Captain Sigma Tau Gamma, Commerce Club, Symphonic Chorus, Madrigalians, Mcxfs Glee Club, Phi Mu Alpha Mulkey, Marjorie Emporia Bachelor of Science in liducation, Major: Home Eco- nomics; Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Home licmmmics Club pay his fine by giving an impersonation of Ray C. Maul. Judy Patton was pro- claimed the iiDinner Bell? and given a string of bells to wear around her neck the rest of the evening. Lawrence Norvell, accused of putting his false teeth in his neighbors water 190 glass, had to sing in his best Borcherian style. A Whiskey bottle which Miss Kett found in George Goldsmithis pocket, forced him to stage a strip-tease to a V0- cal accompaniment of the iiStrip Polka? Margaret Lunt and Ruth Chitty dem- Ashland N unemacher, Frances Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: History and Government; Sigma Sigma Sigma, Kappa Delta Pi, Pi Kappa Delta, Xi Phi, History and Government Club Patton, Judy Hutchinson Bachelor of Science in Music; Madrigalians, Symphonic Choir Pee1,Virginia . . . . . . . . Pratt Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; Delta Sigma Epsilon, Sphinx Literary Society, Panhcllcnic Council Peterson, Frances Emporia Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Kappa Mu lipsilon, Treasurer Pi Omega Pi, Vicc-prcsidcnt W'innetaska, Rhythmic Circle, Mathematics Club, Kappa Delta Pi Plattner, Irene Sabetha Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Psychology; Primary-Kindergarten Club, Y. XV. C. A. Rabb, Charlotte Turner Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; Spanish Club, French Club Rhoades, Curtis Ashland Bachelor of Science in Iiducation, Major: General Science; President Y. M. C. A., Lambda Delta Lambda, Xi Phi, Phi Mu Alpha iichter, Donald Oskaloosa Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: History and Government; President History and Government Club, Y. M. C. A., Commerce Club Riffel, Ruth C. Timken Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library S;icncc; W'innctaska, History and Government Club, Omega Literary Society, .Wcslcy Foundation Robbins, Genevieve . . . . . . Rose Bachelor of Science in Commerce; History and Gov- ernment Club, Commerce Club, Pi Omega Pi, XVinnc- taska Robinson, Maxine Denise Florence Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Y. W7. C. A., Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Commerce Club, Fu- ture Teachers of America Russell, Mary Emily Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Primary- Kindcrgartcn; Alpha Sigma Alpha, Primary-Kindcr- gartcn Club, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society onstrated the practical value of Latin by adapting the dead language to calisthen- ics, faintly suggesting a Mae West influ- ence. They Were reprimanded for telling smutty jokes Which Virgil Stout could not. understand. Raymond Tippin exhibited his best. wooing techniques by making love to a floor lamp until it lighted. Mary Alice ttMotheIm Wood, Morse Hall Annex hostess, adeptly changed diapers on a doll While eXplaining What it was like to be the mother of twelve girls. 191 Sanford, Dorothy Lee Lecompton Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English; President History and Government Club, Future Teachers of America, Y. XV. C. A., Sphinx Literary Society Scharff, Harold Phi Sigma Epsilon. Commerce Club Burlington Schmedemann, Wilmia Junction City Bachelor of Science in Music; Sigma Alpha Iota, Alpha Theta Rho, Symphony Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus Schoof, Wilbur W. Council Grove Bachelor of Arts, Major: hilathcmatics and Physics; President Kappa Mu Iipsilon, Science Club, Mathe- matics Club Shields, Ivan Joseph Lincolnville Y. M. C. A., Mu Epsilon Nu Skaggs, Minnie Leavenworth Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Art Smith, Elgeva Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Home Eco- nomics; Alphathcnian Literary Society, Home ECO- nomics Club, Y. XV. C. A., Theta Sigma Upsilon Greensburg Somerville, Thresa Harper Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science Stanley, Bud B. Montezuma Bachelor of Arts, Major: Sociology; Sigma Tau Gam- ma, Science Club, Commerce Club, History and Gov- ernment Club Stevens, Marj orie Independence Bachelor of Science in Music; Corresponding Secretary Pi Kappa Sigma, Sigma Alpha Iota, Symphonic Choir, Treble Clef, Sigma Pi Sigma Stout, Velna Clyde Emporia Bachelor of Sciencd in Education, Major: Speech and English; Kappa Delta Pi, Alice Freeman Palmer Lit- erary Society, Home Economics Club, Gilson Players, Sunflower Staff Stout, Virgil L. Emporia Bachelor of Arts, Major: Mathematics and Physics; Lambda Delta Lambda, Kappa Mu Epsilon, President Science Club, Mathematics Club w Even the sponsors failed to escape Miss Kettts close scrutiny. Miss Cecile Gil- bert, womelfs physical education instruc- tor, had to teach Dr. H. M. Priest how to dance Mendelssohlfs ttSpring Song? in one easy lesson. An informal dance in the Student 192 Union Ballroom concluded the ttquieth evening at home. Senior men were active participants in sports. Curtis Fischer, Marvin Bayless, and Bernard Taylor were football letter- men. Taylor and Fischer were chosen by the Associated Press sports writers as all- Tiemann, Adeline Carol Lincoln Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: linglish; Y. XV. C. A., Wtinnctaska, Future Teachers of Amer- ica, Symphonic Chorus Tippin, Raymond Richmond Bachelor of Science in Education, Mdjor: Social Science; President Xi Phi, Vicc-prcsidcnt Student Council, Gilson Players Townsend, Mary Lillian . Conway Springs Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Mathematics; Kappa Mu Epsilon, Mathematics Club, Future Teach- ers of America, Y. Wt. C. A. Tritt, Mary Alice Greensburg Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: linglish Wes- ley Foundation, President XVeslcy Players, Secretary Alphathcnian Literary Society, Y. XV. C. A., Splash Club, History and Government Club, Future Teachers of America, Orchestra Trusler, Vicki Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Speech; Vice- presidcnt Alpha Sigma Alpha, Historian Alice Freeman Palmer, Gilson Players, Panhcllenic Council, Xi Phi Tucker, Laura Margaret Kansas City Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Physical Education; Cheerleader Sigma Pi Sigma, XV-fonlmfs Physical Education Club, XVomcnKs Athletic Associaw tion, Splash Club Van Dyke, Audrey Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English; Sigma Sigma Sigma, Sigma Pi Sigma, Gilson Players Wichita Varvel, Evelyn LeRoy Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Primary- Kindergarten; Y. W. C. A., Primary-Kindergartcn Club, Mathematics Club, Future Teachers of America, XVesley Foundation Voots, Richard J. Quincy, Illinois Bachelor of Arts, Major: Physics; President of Band, Orchestra, Radio Orchestra, String Quartcttc, Kappa Delta Pi, Y. M. C. A. Weir, Glenda Fern Stafford Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Pi Omega Pi, Alplmthcnian Literary Society, Commerce Club, His- tory and Government Club, Wesley Foundation, Y. XV. C. A. Wichert, Jack A. . Emporia Bachelor of Arts, Major: History and Government; ViCC-president Pi Kappa Delta, Business Manager Bulle- tin, Chairman, U. S.P;1rty, Whots XVho in American Universities and Colleges, President Mu Epsilon Nu, Varsity Debate, Spcakery Bureau, Xi Phi Wilson, Barbara Jane Waterville Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Biological Science; Kappa Delta Pi, Science Club, Mathematics Club fun, conference back and guard respectivebr. Taylor received another honor when he was given honorable mention in the AP little All-American selections. Senior basketball players were Willie Knox and Jack Long. Knox received honorable mention when the Associated Press announced its all-conferenee selec- tion for 1942-48. Scholastic honors were won by several seniors. Eleanor Grimwood was award- ed the Eastern Star Scholarship. Jay Clothier and Willie Knox were awarded the Iden Scholarships which are given an- 193 Woelk, Randolph Bachelor of Science in Education, Majors: Physics and Physical liducation; K-Club, Track Captain, German Club, Science Club, Y. M. C. A. Newton Wood, Mary Alice McPherson Bachelor of Science in Music; Madrigalians, Symphonic Chorus, Wiliois W'ho in American Universities and Colleges, Y. XV. C. A., Wfinnctaska, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society Zipse, Fern Beloit, Wisconsin Bachelor of Science in Music, Major: Music; Sigma Alpha Iota, Kappa Delta Pi, Symphony Orchestra, Whmcnk Chorus, String Quartcttc FRESHMEN Bush, Lola XVcslcy Foundation, Y. XV. C. A. Eskridge Gilger, Gladys Eleanor Montezuma Sigma Pi Sigma, Commerce Club, Alphathcnian Lit- erary Society, Delta Sigma Epsilon Laing, Milan Dean Burrton Phi Sigma prsilon Maxwell, Jackie Emporia Merry, Kenneth E. Emporia Sigma Tau Gamma, Scicn:c Club, Mathematics Club, Geography Club Osborn, George Emporia Commerce Club Stout, Elva Emporia Orchestra, Symphonic Chorus, Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Sigma Alpha Iota nually for scholarship, character, leader- ship, and interest in religious activities. Wilbur Schoof, a physics major from Council Grove, was awarded a graduate fellowship With the University of Illinois. Eldon Elder, a Speech major from Atchison, designed and supervised the 194 construction of an entire set of scenery for the freshman play, itThe Whole Townis Talking? This was the first time that a student designed and supervised an entire set of scenery for a play alone. Seventeen seniors were honored by having their biographies included in the SOPHOMORES Brower, Bev Emporia Sigma Tau Gamma, Alpha Theta Rho, Gilson Players Burns, Virgil Delavan Phi Sigma Epsilon, Football Lemmons, Robert . . . . . Emporia Phi Sigma Epsilon Norvell, Dorothy Eureka. XVinnctaska, Y. XV. C. A., Primary-Kindcrgartcn Club. Alice Freeman Palmer Literary Society, Band, Wicslcy Foundadon Patrick, Phillip LaHarpe Kappa Mu Epsilon, Lambda Delta Lambda, W'cslcy Foundation, Mu Epsilon Nu Stuart, Charles L. Perry History and Government Club, Mu Epsilon Nu, Y. M. C. A. Rich, Leonard Commerce Club, Sigma Tau Gamma Emporia 1942-48 edition of Wh0 s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges? These students are Lawrence Norvell, Eureka; Jack Wichert, Emporia; Harry Levinson, Port Jervis, New York; Frances Nunemacher, Ashland; Willie Knox, Piedmont; Raymond Tippin, Rich- mond; Curtis Rhoades, Ashland; Erma Crawford, Madison; Mary Alice Wood, McPherson; Mavis Richardson, McLouth; Eldon Elder, Atchison; Bernard Taylor, Colby; Winifred Donnellan, Emporia; Ida Jacks, Richmond; Peggy Ladner, Empo- ria; Virgil Stout, Emporia; and Curtis 195 SENIORS NOT PICTURED Bell, Ruth LaVerne Oklahoma City Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Library Science; Vicc-prcsidcnt Collegiate Club Bleecker, C. Vincent Emporia Bachelor of Science in Music Briggs, Mary Hutchinson Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Commerce Club, chslcy Foundation Carrington, Elizabeth Topeka Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Home Eco- nomics; Collegiate Club, Home Economics Club Corbett, Robert Emporia Bachelor of Arts, Major: Economics and Sociology Corbin, Mrs. Catherine Canton Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English Daley, Ethel Parsons Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Psychology; Future Teachers of America DeLay, Elizabeth Parsons Bachelor of Science in Commerce; Commerce Club Donnellan, Winifred Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Intermediate and Upper Grades; Rush Captain Alpha Sigma Alpha, President Y. XV. C. A., Omega Literary Society, Sigma Pi Sigma, Treble Clef Club, XVhoes Who in American Universities and Colleges, Panhcllcnic Council, Xi Phi, Sorority Presidents, Council Evans, Nellie Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Geography; Collegiate Club Fischer, Curtis LeRoy Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Industrial Arts; K-Club, Co-Captain Football Goldsmith, George Bachelor of Science in Commerce Hauk, Ben Atchison Bachelor of Arts, Major: Chemistry; Science Club, Mathematics Club Emporia Ireland, Frances Lakin Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Speech and English; Alpha Sigma Tau, History and Government Club, Wrcslcy Foundation J ones, Merle Hartford Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Primary- Kindcrgartcn; Sigma Sigma Sigma, Home Economics Club, Vicc-prcsidcnt Omega Literary Society Kerr, Howard Reece Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Mathematics Latimer, J ames Bachelor of Arts, Major: Physics Emporia McAnarney, Harry Reading Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Biology; History and Government: Club, Mu Epsilon Nu N orvell, Lawrence Winfield Bachelor of Science in Music; President Phi Mu Alpha Richardson, Mavis McLouth Bachelor of Science in Education, Majors: Physical Education and Social Science; Alpha Sigma Tau, $70111- cxfs Athletic Association, Physical Education Club, Splash Club Scharff, Harold Burlington Bachelor of Science in Commerce Shanteau, Ruth Ensign Bachelor of Science in Cmnmcrcc; French Club, Com- mcrcc Club Sheeley, Aline Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Home lico- nomics Stegman, Wilbur Lincoln Bachelor of Arts, Major: Sociology and Economics Taylor, Bernard Colby Bachelor of Science in Education, Majors: Physical Education and History and Government; President K-Club Watson, Stuart. Emporia Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: English; Phi Delta Chi, History and Government Club Wilhoite, Fred Paola Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Social Science; History and Government Club, Science Club Zajic, Virginia Holyrood Bachelor of Science in Education, Major: Speech e Fischer, LeRoy. Two queens were chosen from the senior class. Erma Crawford was crowned Peggy Pedagog, and Frances Nunemacher was honorary commander at the, annual military ball. 196 NOW with college life almost over for them, the seniors are looking forward to their promotion. With spring here and Commencement. approaching, the class of ,43 are bravely turning to face the uncer- tain world before them. 1 l 1 1 9m1m A Adams, Ardonna JC:111 65, 167, 180 Addington, Dora May ...................................... 63, 107, 167 A1re11s, Mary Alcnc .............. 1 ................................ 101, 126 Aidcrson, Roy Edward .................................... 153, 179, 180 A lcn, Hclcn Marjorie ............................................... 51, 185 A 1011, Willis Johnson ............ 1 ................ ............... . ....... 21 A lphin, Guy Marshall ............................................ 107, 173 A1twcgg, Kathleen Florence ....................... 49, 63, 107, 171 Amcs, 1011.111 Georgiana 1 107 Anderson, Jean Marie ....... . ........................................ 62, 185 Anccrson, John Mortas ........................................... 107, 177 Anccrson, 1Maric1 Christine 185 Anderson, Mary Jane ................ . ....................................... 11 107 Anderson, chdall Stewart ..................... 11 ............. 53, 107 Anc rews, Margery Cheney ............. 1 ........................ 155, 185 Arms, Arthur Valenzuela ............................................. 64, 65 Athcrton, Bcttyannc ...... 1 ................... 33, 66, 136, 155, 185 Atkins, Bcssic Jean ..... ................................... 1 .................. 57 Atkinson, Virginia Lcc 50, 67, 149, 185 Augustine, Patricia June 57, 101, 107 B 13.1ir, Doris ..................................... 107 I3:1ird,Pl1yllis Jc.1iiu ......... 45, 56, 64, 107 Baker, Alma Lorcnc ...................................... 45, 50, 64, 126 Bales, Shirley Evelyn 63,67,180 Banker, Alice Arnita ........... 11 .............. 1 ...... 45, 57,101,107 131117., Weldon Kenneth ..................... ...................... 53, 107 Burger, Vivian Lcc ................................... 45, 56, 63, 66, 108 Barrett, Martha Jane .............. , ........................................... 126 Barrington, Leonard Floyd ................................................... 55 Baylcss, Marvin ................................................ 21, 47, 63, 185 Baysingcr, Roy Francis ........................................ 1 126, 177 Beam, Adeline Kirk ........................................................... 65 I3c.1tty, James Roger .................................. 62, 67, 148, 185 13c.1vcr, Shirley Mary ................................................. 56, 108 I3cck, Betty Jean ..................................... 57, 101, 108 13cher,J.1mcs Franklin ...................... 47, 62, 67, 101, 108 i3LCkcr, Leah Christina ................. 1 ....................... 45, 126 13ccdle,Elsic Rene .................... 51, 64, 65, 180 13ci11s, Beulah Mac .1 .............. 108 13citz, Betty Jean ...................................... 1 ........ 63, 126, 171 Betty, Laura Louise 1. 64, 126 Birney, Wynona Darlene ..................................... 51, 64, 108 13:1ir, George Simms 53, 67, 108 331:,111d Audrey Prudence 1- 50, 56, 101, 144, 180 i3:1nton,M:1rjorie Jean DCBolt 111 ......... 171, 185 13 azicr, Margu crite EVLlyn .................... "66, 152, 163, 180 :31is s, Orin Merle .......... 1 .................... 1 ......... 1 ....... 63, 67, 180 1310Ck, Peggy Jean 1 .............. 45, 57, 62, 64, 101, 108 I30usk:1, Audrey Juanita 51, 64 Bower, Vida Louise -1 ....... 1 ......................... ......... 155, 185 Bowlcs, Bernice Marcelinc 51, 65, 67, 101, 185 Bowlin, Dale Francis 11 21, 108 Boyd, John Merrill - 108 Branzam, Girtlm Maxine Brazier, Eldon Earl 126, Brewer, Robert Russell Briggs, Mary Elizabeth ...... . .................................. 1 ........... Brilcs, Lctha Marie ............ , ................. 1 11 65, Brodie, Ruby Maxine .................................. 108, Bronscmn, Carol Rose ........................................ 11 109, Brookovcr, Phyllis Irene ......... 152, 167, Brooks, Elise Gladys .............. 1 ........... 1 ......... 1 45, Bross, Stewart Ralph 67, 126, Brower, Barbara JC:111 1 1- 1 63, Browcr, Beverly 1 ...... 1 1 109, 179, Brown, Nell Virginia 11 - 45, 63, 1 ............... ...... 63, 64 177 63 63 108 167 155 180 109 177 155 195 109 Brown, Vaida Lcc ...................................... 1 45, 66, 109 Brown, Wilbur Eugene ..................................... 53, 101 Brunncr, Doris ............................................................ 65, 109 Bryan, Earlene ............ 1 .................. . ..................................... 65 Bulmcr, Dorothy May ................ .................. 63, 109, 163 Burke, Helen Maxine .................................. 49, 63, 109, 171 Burns, Marjorie Lucille .............................................. 109, 167 Burns, Virgil Gcnc 21, 177, 195 131151, Duane Alvin 62, 67, 126 Bus 1, Lola Katherine .............................................. 101, 194 131151, Roya Pauline ............................................ 56, 66, 126 But cr, 1Minnic1 11'ch ............................................... 50 C Calvert, Carl Calvin .................... 1 ......... 21, 126 Calvert, Robert Wayne 109 Campbell, Charles Raymond ............................................ 21 Cannon, Grace Marie ........................... 180 Caraway, Lela Ircnc ............ 1 ................ 1- ...................... 56, 109 Carey, Mildred Fcrnc ........................ 49, 64, 101 Carlson, Anna Virginia .............................................. 109 Carrington, Elizabeth ...................................................... 65 Carson, Carolyn Eleanor 1 Cartright, Paul Roy 1- 101, 127, 45, 50, 57, 64 177 Cary, DCWayne Earl .1 153, 173, 185 Casscl, Doris May ................................................... 127 Castator, Bob Manson 180 CHitty, 1011313 Ruth ............ 1 ......... 1 ............. .......... 51, 186 C10drick, Robert Lee ...... 1 ........................... 1 .................... 21 Ccvcngcr, Eula Maxine ............. 1. ............... 45, 51, 63, 110 Cdnton, Vivian Victoria 66, 127, 186 Cathier, Grant Martin ............ 1 11111111111111111111111 53, 110, 146 Cotl1ier, Jay 13. 11111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 55, 149, 186 COChcnnct, Barbara A1111 1111111111111111111111111 45, 63, 101, 127 Colburn, Peggy Elizabeth 51, 56, 65, 66, 127 C011k1i11,Cclcstc A1111 1 110, 155 Connct, Martha Winifred 11111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 186 Cooper, Evelyn Louise .1 1111111111111111 1 1111111111111111111 63, 110, 155 Cooper, Virginia Lea 111111111111111111111111111111 51, 57, 67, 110 Corbin, Catherine Louise Baker 11111111111111111111111 ,1 11111111111111111 64 Corpcning, Laura Elizabeth 1111111111111111111111111111111 1 111111111111111 110 Cox, Lola Dean 11111111111111 1 111111111111111111111 11111111111 1 45, 101, 110 Crabb, WJilliam James 11111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 67, 110 Crabtrcc, Betty Lou 1 11 111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 45, 186 Craig,L.1Vone 111111111111111 63, 110, 155 Crawford,Erm.1 32,45,186 Croft,H:1rold C11ristiz111 1111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 110 Curbcy, Betty I1CI1C 111111 . 111111111111111111111111111111111111111 1 111111111 110 Curtis, Phyllis Beth 11111111111111111111111111111111111111 57, 110, 155 D Dabbs, Dormhy Mayc . . . 171, 186 Dabbs, Rosemary Ircnc ...... 1 1 1 63, 144, 171, 180 Dale, Helen Janice 1111111111111111111 1 111111111111111111111111111111111111111 111 Da11neberg,J01111 Richard -1 63, 179 D311nenlescr,Jerry Jean 1111111111111111111111111 1 1111111 M57, 111, 155 Dasura, Lesley Bernice 111111111111111 . 11111111111111 11111 57, 101, 180 Daum, Laura Louise 111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 45, 111 Davidson, Gloria Lcc 11111111111111111111111111111111111 51, 111, 155 Davis, Eldon Neil . 127 Davis, Martha Jean 1111111111111111 45, 63, 101, 127 Davis, Maydcll 186 Davis, Orcta Virginia 1 50, 57, 63, 101, 111 DcLay, Elizabeth Jean .. .1 . 63 DCMott, Gail Armstrong 1111111111111 11 67, 146, 153, 177, 181 Dcnison, Alma Marie 1- -1 144, 181 Denison, Lester Irvin . 53, 62, 101, 111, 145 Dick, XVarrcn Wesley 1 . 1 21, 146 Dickson, Augusta Hannah 11111111 1 1 50, 67, 101,' 181 197 Dillcr, Norma Lcc ....................................... 51, 111 Dillon, Dorothy Marie 1- 45, 111 Dilworth, Geraldine Wanda 1 1 45, 144, 186 Dixon, Mary Junc ......................... . ................. 45, 49, 111 Donaldson, Robert Neville .............................. 127, 143, 173 Donncllan, XVinifred Jeannette ................. ..... 51, 152 Douglass, Patricia Pyle 1 63, 120, 167 Drawbaugh, Betty Lucille ............................ 11 57, 64, 186 Drcschcr, Marian Frances ............ 45, 50, 57, 64, 101, 181 Duke, Othella La Von ........... 1 ...................................... 186 Dunlcvy, Jean Lorene 1 1 127, 155 E 1331112111, Joan Meredith ............................ 181 niaton, Howard Kenneth .......... . ..... 63, 67, 153, 177, 186 iby, Ruth Nconi 111 1idwards, Dcward Darwin .......................... 1 ............. . 111 J'deards, Elizabeth Annc ........ 1 45, 101, 127 Edwards, Melvin Lloyd ........... . ......... . ...................... 63, 127 Edwards, Merle Joc .................................... 1 ....... 21, 111, 177 Iiichman, Mattiemac 49, 64, 65, 186 Hilts, Ray Louis 21, 112 Iiiiscnbach, Joseph, jr. ...................................................... 127 lidcr, Eldon Jacob ............ 1 ............................................ 187 113, liott, Margaret Jayne 1 49, 57, 128, 171 Ehliott, Mary Patricia ................ 1 51, 112, 159 E11115, Margaret Lucile .................................. 45, 67, 149, 187 Erickson, Mary Leona ...... . ................... 1 ............. 45, 51, 112 Iirnst, Frances Elva ............................................... 45, 128 Errctt, Daryl Dale ................ 62, 64, 67, 81, 101, 148, 149 Estes, Wfanda Bernice ............................................ 64, 128 Evans, Louis ...... 1 ................ 1 ............................... 63, 177, 187 E2011, 111ch Pearl ............. 1 ........... 11 64 F Fairchild, Frances Ircnc ............................. 51, 57, 64, 181 Fcarl, Sophie Grace .......................................... 63, 128, 171 Fischer, John Curtis ............................ 21, 146 Fisher, Robert Blaine ........................................................ 181 Fleming, Margaret Jean .......................... 63, 128, 152, 167 Foilcs, Esther Iiarline 1 1 1 50, 64, 128 Forsyth, Gladys Adeline 64, 187 Foster, Isaac Francis 21 Foster, XVilliam Robert ..................................... 1 .................. 75 Franklin, Imea Elizabeth ........................................ 45, 187 French, Doris Elizabeth 66 French, Philip Long .............................................. 128, 179 Fry, George Donald ...................................... 47, 67 Fry, Laurel DcLoss 11 ............................... 67, 128, 145, 173 Fry, Robert Henry -1 ............. 1 53, 63, 65, 145, 149, 181 G Gant, Don .1 187 Gardner, Betty Mac ...... 1 45, 57, 101, 112 Garrett, Patricia June ............................................ 101, 112 Garton, Lcc Dean. ...... . ......... 1 .................... 1 .................... 1 ..... 128 Gates, Hazel Marjorie ............ 1 ............ 1 ...................... 56, 112 Gatewood, Neva Fay ............ ............................ 45, 64, 128 Gay, Wilberta Charlene 11 11 65, 112 Giles, Barbara 11 ..................................................... 128, 163 Gilgcr, Gladys Eleanor 1. .1 ........................... 45, 63, 194 Gooch, Maryon Wrilla 45, 112 Goodman, Suzanne Frances ............ 11 1 1 63, 112 Gould, Kathryn .............. 1 .............. 1 56, 112, 159 Grabcr, Byron Edward 21, 75 Graham, Glenna RTarie 1 144, 167, 187 Gregg, Marjorie June 64, 171, 187 Griffith, Mary June 1- 1- 56, 63, 101, 112, 159 Grimwood, Eleanor Ann ........................................ 63, 187 Grimwood, XVilliam Charles ............................ 63, 128, 177 Grobcrg, Lyle Ray ....................... 211, 112, 177 Guddc, Marie Theresa ................................. 187 H Haas, Lloyd Keith 1 47, 67, 113 Hassc, Louise M. ...... 1 45, 113 Hacklcr, Iiugcnc Tllcadorc ........... 47, 53 Hacklcr, 11iunicc Theodora 113 Hagcberg, Ircnc Marie 1 ....... .1 67, 144, 181 198 Hahn, Joyce Lee 11 1 - 45, 56, 63, 129 Hamilton, Mary Ellen 111-1111 .................................. 65, 129 Hammond, Dorothy Loscy 155, 187 Hanson, Dorothy janc 1 11 50, 56, 101, 113 Hanson, Margery Louise ..... 1 1111111111111111111111111111 144, 188 Hanson, 1Ncllic Maw Virginia 111111111111 57, 113 Harmon, Kenneth 1 111111111111 11 55, 63, 67, 181 Harrington, John Richard 1 67, 113 Harris, Gail 111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 113 Hart, Lee David 47 Hasloucr, Lydia Louise -1 1111111111 63, 65, 143, 159, 181 Hatch, Mary Jean 11111 .. ............ 49, 63, 113, 171 Hauk, Benjamin Ralph 62, 67, 148, 182 Hawcs, Betty Joan 11111111 1 57, 113 Hawkins, Donald 111111111111111111111 43 Hayes, Everett Francis 1 111111111 63, 173, 188 Hcaron, Marjorie Jean 11 11111111111111 11 66, 113 Heartwcll, Hclcn Elizabeth 1 1 45, 50, 113 chb, Vera Louise 111111 . 1 1 1 1 113 Heck, Bonnie Lcc 11111111111111111111111111111111111111 49, 63, 114, 171 Hcidc, Helen Christine . 1111111111 62, 129, 167 Hcinzc, Paul Gilbert 1111111111111111 11 111111111111 129 chchcl, Helen Pauline 111111111111 1 45, 188 Henderson, Marian LOUCHI 11111111111 .1- 64, 171, 182 Hcrrcn, Lcota Elizabeth 11 -1 45, 51, 57, 65, 1.71, 182 hcrron, Everett Donald 111111 43, 47, 62, 65, 67, 129 Iicth, Anna Lou 111111111 1 111111111111 11 1 11111 45, 63, 182 Hieronymus, Margaret Naomi 1- 11111111111 65, 188 Hill, Velma Mac 1111111111111111111111111 11 56, 114 Hillcr, Vera Virginia 1 11111111111111111111111111111 1 11111111111111 155, 182 Hinshaw, Margery Dell 45, 56, 63 Hinshaw, Mary Jane -1 1111111111111111111111111 163, 188 Hirschlcr, Lois Jean 1 45 Hoffman, Fred Hormel 1. 1111111 1 1111111111111111 53, 114 Hdlingsworth, Lcon Otto 114 Hmman, Donald Keith 11111111111111111 114, 177 Ho mes, Horace Frank 111111111111111111 1 .1 101, 129, 179 H01mcs, Joan 11111111111111111111111111 1 1 1111111 43, 129, 163 Hope, Phyllis Jean 1 ................. 1 1 56, 129 Horan, Mary Catherine 111111111111111111111 . 1111111 45, 50, 65, 182 Horn, Loretta Joyce 45, 66, 129 Hortenstcin, Isabel Ruby 11111111 63, 114, 163 Howell, Louise 1. ..... 1111111111111111 , 1111111 1 11111111111 155, 188 Hubbard, Ralph XVarrcn 149, 188 Hudson, Helen Elizabeth .1 11 .1 129 Hucbcrt, Janice Pauline 1 1. 11111111 66, 129, 155 Hunter, Lucy Luella 111111111111111111111111111111111 57, 63, 114 Hunter, Rosemary ...... 1 1 65 Hurt, Virgil Iivan 1 21 Huxman, Louise Florence 1111111 51, 64, 65, 101, 130, 159 I Ingram, Clcna Vcc 182 Ireland, Frances Irene 1- 11111111111111111111111111111111111 65, 101, 143 Ireland, Mary Lee 1111111111111111111111111111111 45, 114 Irwin, Julia Jeanne 111111111111111111 114, 163 Irwin, Neva Belle 11111111111111111111111111111111111111111 57 J Jabara, Francis Dwight 11111111111111 11 11111111 67, 114 Jacms, Ida LnVcrnc -1 111111111 152, 163, 188 .lacwon, Dorothy Ruth .1 1 1111111 11 152, 171, 188 ,;1c kson, Herbert Lewis -1 11111111111 11 62, 64, 67, 148, 149, 188 facxson, Larry Alvin .1 114 facob, N'Iarslmll Lynn 1111111111111111111111111111111111 1 1111111 47, 64, 130 .ames, Anton Francis 114, 179 jamcs, Barbara Virginia 1111111111111 111 1 64, 130, 163 famcs, Elva Lee 11 111111111111 11111111 42, 63, 159 James, Mclva Lcc 1 63, 136, 152, 159 Jensen, Jenn Frances 111111111111111 115, 171 Jensen, .Icrcldenc Joan 111111 1 11111111111111111 130, 143 ,171 John, Hclcn Elouisc 57, 130 Johns, Martin Russell 11111111111 1 47, 63, 188 Johnson, John IiHiott 11111111111111111111111111111 1 63, 182 Johnson, Verena Frances 1 45, 51, 63, 115 Johnson, Wilda May 1111111111 45, 130 Jones, Harold Arlon 11111111111 115 101108, Marjorie Marie 1. 50, 65, 171, 182 Jones, Mary Lucile .. 1111111111111111111 65, 188 1 At." 'w. 1 9 , . . 1'9WR' : Jones, Merle Louise ....... 45, 64 Jones, Robert Eugene 115, 179 Jones, Viola Edith .................. 1 ................... -1 11 ..... 63, 115 Jones, Warren Maitland .................................................. 189 jordan, Beverlc Mary ........ -11- 45, 115 Joyner, Goff Iidgar ............ 1- .............. 130 Judd, Matticmaric 51, 182 K Kalb, Bernadine Lucille . - 56, 115 Kalb, Claudine Mae ................... 56 Karl, Charles Robert 1 ................. 115 Kay, Katherine Eunice 1- 1 57, 64, 189 Kay, Margery Anita 1. - . 1 ................... 57, 64, 65 Kelly, M1rio11 Carlyle -. 1 1 . 62, 67 Keougl1,Rosrita ............... , ....... 45, 63, 132 Ketcl1,VVi11ifrcd M1ric 11 1- . 1 45, 63, 189 Kidd, Betty Janet ............ 65, 130, 163 Kincr,Dom1.1 Dec ............................. ......... 49, 115 Kingm1,11 Betty .......... 51, 63, 130 Kim1.1111on,Lynn RiLharLl ............. -1 . 53, 115 KIOCk, 13111111111 Ardc1n . .1111--- -11-1. - 111--11-1-11- 21, 115 Knopf, Dorothy Hudson 1111111111-- ............ 57, 64, 129 Knousc, Norma Jean - 1 63, 115, 167 Knox, Burton Duane ............ 1 1 1 21, 146 Knox, Dorothy Lorene 1. 51, 64, 130 Knox, Willie Samuel 1 - 33, 42, 62, 64, 75, 146, 177, 189 Kochlcr, Neysa Cecelia - 189 Kocstcl, Corinne Rachel 1 1 1 1 - 1 49, 130 Krucgcr, Mary Catherine ..... 11 ...... 66, 149, 189 Krug, Naomi Grace 1 45, 49, 56, 65, 116 L 11.:1d11cr, Peggy Marie ....... ................. 66, 155, 189 Lady, Lcnnis Jean 1 1 1 11 101, 182 1.:1i11g, Milan Dean .......... - 1 67, 177, 194 11.:1kc, Ralph Raymond 111-111.111,. 1- ....... 21, 116 1..1mberson,HL1L11 Mac ........ 43, 45, 50, 144, 189 L.111g,VV.111d:1 May 1 63, 115, 189 1 .:,1rson CharlLs David- 1 116, 179 Lauck, Homer Robert 1 130 11.:1udick, Vincent Thomas . ........................... 116 Laughlin, Robert Eugene 1 .1 64 11.:1,ug11li11 Vera Kathleen ............. 45, 116 1L.:1w1css,Vo11:1 Ican ................... 11 116 Leak,Mclvi11 Cliffmd . ., . - 21 Lcatherman, Wanda Jo 1 1 .......... 45, 56, 116 Lee, Richard Wayne . .............. 62, 67,148, 149, 189 Lemcshow, Seymour ............... . . .............. - 1 21 Lemons, Robert Flavc 111111111111111111111 . 11111111111 1 177, 195 Levinson, Harry 1. .1 55, 65, 143, 189 Likes, Doris Kathleen . 1111111111111111 11111111 57, 101, 116 Likes, Phyllis Gertrude 57, 64, 101, 131 Lindsay, Sally Ethel 131 Lloyd, Hazel Arline 11 1111111 . 116, 155 Long, Betty Ianc 65, 131, 152, 167 L011g,I.1ck Erwin - 146, 177, 189 LongLnLckcr, Marjoxic Rut11m11 183 Lorson, Joan M:1riL 111111111111111111111111 66, 190 Louis, Winifred May 1 49, 63, 116, 171 Love, Doris Ailccn 111111 190 Iovc, Norma Jean 1 183 Loy, Harold Wayne 1 67, 131, 179 oy,Rut11 Maxine 111111 1 111111111111111111111111111111111 45, 50, 57, 183 11.1111dstedt, Malinc Dcvita 49, 63, 190 Lunsford, Dorothy Jane 64, 116 ".1111t, Margaret ................................................. 1 ................. 190 Lystcr, Keith Richard 1 1 64, 116, 177 Lytle, Virginia Ruth . , 11111111111111111 1 1111111 56, 117 M McAnarncy, Harry Edward 47, 65 MCAnarncy, Leonard William 11111111111 11111111 , 11111111111111111111 47 McAntcc, Iidward Eugene 111111111111111111111 63, 131, 177 McAuley, Mary Jane ....... 1 111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 63 McCants, Robert Orville 1111111111111111111111111111111 117, 179 McCaslund, Shirley A1111 50,63,117, 143, 155 McClenny, Dan Clark - 1 1 131, 179 McConnaughcy, Silva Deanne 50, 117 MCCrcady, Edith M:1L 1111111111111111111111111 .1 11111111111111111 49, 117 V1cDill,M:1ry Louise .. 67 MCDO11.11d,Dolly Lou 1111111111111111111111 1 11111111111111111111111 "101, 117 VICCJM r111, Helen Louise 1111111111111111111111111111111111 50,64,131 MCGcc, Banard Layarus 11111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 21 McGinncs, Marlys Kathleen 1111111111111111111111111111111111111111 49, 63 McGregor, Mrs. Dorothy Nuffcr 11111111111111111111111111111 1 1111111 190 Mcllrath, Mary Ellen 1111111111111111111111 45, 56, 64, 101, 117 McIntosh, Dorothy L. 45, 117 McKinnis, Leslie Anderson 47, 53, 62, 64, 101, 131, 145 McMillan, Bryan Lokncr 1111111111111 11111111111111111111111111 117, 173 McNabb, Annetta Elaine 111111111111 1 1111111111111111111 1 45, 51, 117 McNeil, Ione Elaine 111111111111111111111111111111111111111 1 111111111 67, 183 MacFarlane, Jean Scott 111111111111111111111111111111 43, 64, 117, 155 Mackcnthun, Dorothea Harriett -1 11111111111111 45, 64, 65, 131 Marcy, Clclia M:1riL ........................................................... 183 M:1rcsc11,Glcn11 chrett 1111111111111111111111111111111111111111111 21,117 Martin, Charles Walter 21, 146,177, 190 Martin, Stanley Owen 67,118 Marx, Maxine Elizabeth 1 62, 64, 66,163 Mater, Mary Margaret 11111111111111111111111111 62, 65, 159, 183 Matthews, 13.111in Virginia .1 131, 155 Maxwell, Jacqueline Anne 1111111111111111111 11 63, 155, 194 Medlin, liarl Arnold -1 -1 -1 47, 53, 118 Meierant, Margaret Ann 1111111111111111111111111 - 111111 49, 56, 118 Mcisingcr, Robert Wayne 1111111111111111111111111111111111111 118, 177 Melville, Genevieve Janet 11111111111111 - 1111111 49,56, 63, 64, 131 Mercer, Emma Elizabeth 11111111111111111111 45 Merritt, Betty Jean 11 1 118, 163 Merry, Kenneth Eugene Mcrsmann, 1V0 John 1 Messmcr, Mcttlcr, D011 Elwin 1. Maudenc 111111111111 179, 194 1143, 55,65, 1.13 111111111 171, 190 47, 55, 62,101,131,146 Meyer, Helen Louise 1 . 33, 63, 167, 190 Mickey, John Robert 1 132, 173 Middleton, Jean Ellis 1 1 1. -1 118 Miller, Myrna Mildred 11111111111111111111111111111111 1 118, 167 Miller, Virginia Lucile 1 132 Moore, Charles Arthur 173, 190 Moore, Hester Louise 11 M0rg:111,Helcn Rachc. 111111111111111 N111rris, Joye Lahoma 1 Morris, Lenora Arline Morse, Clarence Ralph 111111 Mostrom, Mouse, SCOtt A. Mulkcy, Marjorie Catherine Mull, Keith Wendell Munsell, Grace Elizabeth 11 Myers, Mary Louise 11.111111 Neighbor, Charles Henry 1 Neighbors, Morris Dean Nelson, John William Nelson, Mabel Frances Nelson, Wallace Albert- 1 1 11117-5"-- NCWbankS, Kathryn E11011 ------------ Nichols, Martha Charlene Nixon, Christine Lorine Norris, Gerald Gcnc . Norvcll, Norvcll, Edla Josephine 1. 1 Dorothy Anne 1 Lawrence Winfield 1-111 Novotn , Alberta Pauline 1 Y 56,118,167 64,65,101,163,183 51, 57, 63, 118 163, 190 1. 11.11-1-------- 11 132, 173 Morton, Harold W'right 11 .1 101, 132 11111111111 153, 179, 190 65, 152, 171, 190 1 ....... 63, 179 111111 51, 113 65 ......... 47, 118 119 47 119 1 21, 119 45, 57, 65, 132 1-11-- 119, 159 1 51, 101, 132 1 .1 119, 177 .45, 51, 64, 101, 195 1 49, 56, 119 Nuncmachcr, Frances 33, 43, 65, 137, 143, 171, 191 O O:1kcs,Eleanor Lorraine 1- 45, 51, 57, 65, 66, 101, 171, 183 01901111811, Dororhy Jane 11111111111111111111111111111111 64 O3Ncill, Florence L. 1111111111111 56 Osborn, Emma Bcrnadcan 1 57 Osborn, George Carl - 194 Osborn, W'aync Warren 11111111111 132 Ousley, Robert Grant 119, 173 P Parhm, Gordon 132 Parsons, Marion Dale 65 19.9 Patrick, Phillip Orin 47, 149, 195 Patten, Julia Marie ........................................................... 191 Patterson, Melba Jean ...................................... 63, 119, 163 Peel, Virginia Lee 152, 163 191 Pennington, Park Crummcr 119 Peters, Bill Dennis ........................................................ 119 Peters, Roert Fredrlc ........................................................ 21 Peterson, Frances Jean ............................... 45, 67, 149, 191 Pew, Dorothy Elizabeth 57, 64, 101, 119 Philips, Alfred McKenzie 67,132, 148 Pl1illips,Emm:1 Eugene .................................................. 119 Pl1illips,Fayctta Mae .......................................... 51, 57,120 Pierce, William Milo -- 120, 179 Pirtlc, Lois Arlene .................................. 50, 63, 120, 155 Pitts, Raymond Earl 67, 120 Plattncr, Irene Iola -- 64, 191 Porter, Margaret Louise ................................... 57, 64, 120 Powers, Kenneth Dean 132 Prathcr, Milton Eugene 47, 55, 62, 101, 132 Pratt, Robert Hugh .............. - 63 R Rabb, Charlotte Ellen ....................................................... 191 Rains, Emma Lou 63 Ramsdalc, Barbara Elaine - .. 49, 57, 63, 101, 133 Ramsdalc, Margaret A1111 57, 63, 64, 65, 101, 120 Ramsey, Richard Keith 133, 177 Randcl, Eleanor Louise -- 63, 120, 155 Rawic, Mary Elisibcth ...................................... 65, 133, 163 RCCtor, Wanda Elenor 144, 149, 171, 183 Redmond, Ruth Eilccn ...................................................... 67 Reed, Miriam Ilene 49, 64, 120 Reed, Norma Faye ............................................................ 120 Recscr, Wilbur Eugene ........................ a ........... 64, 75, 146 Regicr,Gl.1dys Eileen 183 RLid, D0111ld Lloyd ................................ , .......... 47 "53, 120 Reynolds, Arlicnc Etta - 51, 57, 64, 183 Reynolds, Jessie Elizabeth 64, 120 Rhoades, Curtis Monroe 43, 55, 62, 145, 191 Rice, Betty Ruth ......................................................... 45, 121 Rice, Lselmu Marjorie ...................................... 63, 67, 184 Rich, Leonard Francis .............................................. 179, 195 Richardson, Mavis Eileen .......................... 33, 66, 152, 195 Richter, Donald Elmer ........................ 53, 63, 65, 67, 191 Ricgle, Ardis Jean .................. . .................... 63, 65, 133, 155 Riffcl, Ruth Clarinctta ..................................... 45, 65, 191 Riggs, Blanche LaVcrne .................................................. 121 Roark, Mary Louise ............................................ 56, 64, 184 Robbins, Alice Genevieve .................................... 63, 65, 191 Robinson, David Wallace .................................... 21, 64, 146 Robinson, Maxine Denise ................................. 50, 63, 191 Robison, Rosalie ................................................................ 163 Robrahn, Edward Bryce ............... , ....................... .- -- 121, 173 Roehmmn, Joyce Lc Noire ..................... 65, 101, 121, 167 Rokcs, Frances Eleanorc ......................... 45, 49, 57, 64, 101 Ross, Frances Margaret .......... . ........................... 65, 121, 167 Rowland, Wilma Louise ................................................... 133 Ruddick, chard Norvillc ........... V ............... 62, 67, 77, 133 Rumscy, Arda Lorcnc ................................................ 45, 133 Russell, Geraldine ........................................... 66, 133, 155 Russell, Mary Emily 155, 191 S Sager, Ruth Marlync ............................................. 133, 171 St. Lawrence, Marlyn Alice 45, 65 S1n1s, Ruth Marie ............................................................. 121 Sanders, Marion Louise .......... ,. ....................... 56, 121 Sanford, Dorothy Lee 51, 57,65,192 Smtala Hclcn Jeaneva 45, 57, 121 Sattler, Jack Ronald ..................................... 21, 121, 177 Saylor,Mim1ic Fllen ...................... 45,49, 56,64, 101, 133 Scanlan, George Patrick ...................... 43, 47, 53, 143, 184 Scharff, Charles Eldon ........ ....................... .- ..... , ........... 121 Scharff, Harold Francis 21, 177, 192 Scl1artz,KennLt11 John ...................................................... 47 Schmcdemann,Wi1mia Marie 144, 192 Schoof Wilbur XVillis .......................... "-62, 64, 67, 149, 192 Schrcpcl, LaVcrnc Evan .............................. 45, 49, 56, 121 200 Schuctz, Betty Jean ..................................... 45, 56, 101, 121 Schurman, John Robert - 122, 137 Scott, Josephine Irene .................................. 51, 56, 101, 133 Scrivcn, Viola Ircnc ...................... - ........... 1 ...... 57, 133, 144 Scrivcn, Violette Laurine - 57, 66, 122 Sc;1cat,Doris Elaine 134, 163 Smnteau, Martha Ruth - ............ 5O Smrp, Jack Henry .............................................................. 67 Snarrai, Marshall Wayne - 21 S111vcr, Marie Constance 122, 155 S1cllcnberger, Dale B. - 62, 64, 134 S1cllcnbcrger, Lois Jean ...................................... 63, 67, 184 Si1crradcn, Robert Carr ...................................... u 65, 67 S1iclds, Emerson Henry ............. 21, 51, 65, 122 Shields, Ivan Joseph ........................................... 21 192 S1iplcy, Aurel LaVcrnc 122 Shirley, Patricia Ann -- 57, 134 Shockley, Dorcas Denice 1, 49, 64, 134 Shrincr, Doris Marie ............ L. ............... . ,,,,, 7 ........... 45, 51, 122 Sidlcr, Helen Elizabeth H 1 45, 51, 64, 101, 134 Simkins, Charles Abraham ...................................... 134, 177 Singular, William Harry ......................... 61, 67, 153, 184 Skaggs, Minnie Mae 192 Sloan, Raymond William - . 62, 67, 75, 146 Smith, Arlene Edna - ............ 122, 159 Smith, Elgcva L. ........................................................ 65, 192 Smith, James Taylor ........................................... 62, 67, 101 Smith, Margaret Jean ................................................... 122 SmitH, Nadine Eloise ...................................................... 122 SmitiH, Ronald Kirk - 62, 67, 101 Snyder, Dorothy Marie ,7 ........... 50, 56 Socolofsky, Edris Joy - - 51, 184 Sodcrstrom, Anetha B. - . 152, 171, 184 Sodcrstrom, Ila Ellcne .............................. . 65, 171, 184 Somerville, Thrcsa Marie ,, 56, 192 Spcllman, Marian Louise ....................... .--.--.. 63 Stalcup, Dormhy Evelyn 49, 5.7- 64, 134 Stanley, Bud B. .............................................. - 179, 192 Stanley, Coleen - - 50, 63, 122, 171 Staples, Sidney I1L'km ................................ 122, 179 St1rk, Phyllis Nadine . 51, 122, 159 Stedman, Wanna Hope 45, 57 Stcgman, Wilbur Nucl - 67, 123 Stein, Audrey Marie 50, 56, 63, 67, 101, 184 Stein, Eloise Anit1 .. 50, 101, 123 Stevens, Esther AlinL 134, 159 Stevens, Marjorie Eli'mbctli ...................... 144, 167, 192 Stevenson, Donna Jean ................ 123, 171 Stewart, Mary Lee 64, 167, 184 Stout, Elva Verona .. 134, 194 Stout, Vclna Clyde 65, 192 Stout, Virgil Loom1s .......... 62 64,67,101, 148, 149, 192 Straight, Bernice Elaine . , 45, 50, 64, 134 Straight, Betty Virginia -- . 63, 134 171 Stroud, Robert Eugene n---------- ........ 134, 173 Stuart, Charles Louis ................................................ 195 Sturdy, Delia May ........... 123 Swanson, Mary Ellen ................... 49, 63, 123 Swopc, Harold Malcolm ....... 135, 179 T Tarman, Grace Edith - - 45, 63 135 Taylor, Bernard Asa ............................................... 21, 146 Taylor, Francis Hugh .................................. 64, 135, 179 chft, Virginia Jean ............. - .................... 45, 50, 66, 101 T10111as, Barbara Dcc .................................... 135, 144, 167 T10111pson,Eli7.abctl1 Susan ...................... 45,50,135 THompson, Lester Foy .................................................... 21 T1rcsl1cr, Carol G1rnct ..................... 45,49,63, 101,123 Ticmann, Adeline C1rol .......................... -- 57, 193 Tippcn, Charles Raymond ......................... 43, 47, 55, 193 Todd, James George .......................................................... 21 Townsend, Mary Lillian 67,149, 193 Tritt, Mary Alice 50, 66, 101, 193 Truslcr, Victoria Ann 52, 155, 193 Tucker, Dutme Emery ............................................. 123, 179 Tucker, Frances Vivian - 63, 101, 123 Tucker, Laura Margaret ......... . ...... 57, 66, 193 U White, Marianna ................ . ................. 64, 135, 155 U111, Evelyn Dorothy .................................. 45, 51, 64, 123 White, Ruth Marie 641 101 W11itc11ead,Byron Kcnd.111 .......................... - ........... 124, 173 V Wlb c, Doris Roberta ......................................... 51, 101, 124 VVichrt, Jack ........................................... 53, 67, 143, 193 Valbcrg, Lawrence ..................................................... 21, 146 Wic1crt peg Lou ------- .. ----------------- 65 135 Van Dykc, Audrey E11811 171.1 193 XVickcr, Betty June .................................................... 56, 124 Van Gundy, Joyce Maxmc 1351 16-3 W1 cox, Robert Louis ................. . ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, 124 173 Varncr, Plum M11510 -------- -- ------------------------------------ 451 651 123 Wi lett, Viola Thelma 45, 63, 124 Varvcl, hvelyn A11ce ...... . ................... 51, 64, 67, 101, 193 qu' Vice Iuanita Ruth 45 123 11 1211115, on ------------ - --------------------------------------------- 51, 135 X700;g. Ricl11rd Ioseph , 191 115150113 Barbara Jane 621 671 193 .. 3 1 --------------------- ,, -------------- + -------------- - W115011, Manlyn ................................................ 45, 144, 184 Wi son, Owen Bert .................................... .................... 124 XV VVirsig, William Raymond 53, 124 Wagner, Albert Julius 50, 123, 144, 153, 175 Wisdom, Harry Dean .- - 21,124, 173 Walker, Mary Louise 62, 63, 135, 167 Woelk, R 111dolp11 Mulford -. -- 62, 64, 146, 194 Walker, Wilda Alberta 64, 101, 124 Wolf, 14.111111 Lcc . 21, 47, 101, 125 Walters, Mary Elizabeth .......... 56 Wood, I1cquclinc Murphy L -. 185 Warren, Beulah Mary ............ 51, 124 Wood, V11ry Alicc .............. -- 144, 194 Warren, William Drew ., ....... 62, 67, 135, 179 Woods, Harry Franklin 1- 125, 173 Watson, Agnes Lenor 45 VVygIc, Leonard LcRoy .. .. .......... 125 VVatso11,Stu.1rt Rodcll ,, .............. 67 Webb, Mary Ianc .......... . 57, 64 Y VVciga11d,Fr.1ncis Gilert 63, 67, 184 Yearous, Ruth Elizabeth 49, 63, 125, 171 Weir, Glc11d1 Fern . ............ 193 Younkman, Harriet Eva - 45, 63 Weir, Margery Louise .............................. -2 64, 124, 163 Younkman, Lora Louise 1 125 Weir, Mary Carolyn 1- -, .. 3 51, 64, 135, 159 Wclc11,N-.1dine Elimbcch ................... - ..... 135, 152, 155 Z WLller, C111r10ttc 131.1111c , ....... -- .1 ....... 45,124 Zanovich, William Eugene ........... 63, 125, 179 W 1:1rto11, Richard 1, 47,135 Zimmerman, Melba Dec .............. 3 ................ M 45, 49, 125 W 1cclcr, FLrn Maxine ....... . . "152, 159,184 Zipsc, Fem Lucille 144, 194 VV1ite, Carol Lynn 3 ...... 1 ........ - 49, 135 Zook, Lenora Virginia ................................. .- .................... 125 VVHitc, Gerald 13.. . . . ,- 21 Zumbrum, Verna Lcc ,- ......... -- 125 47mm; 2.2... Aiken, I. R. - 64 Lu11, H. G. ............ - ................................ . ........................... 1 Arnctt, C. E. -, - 42 MaCFarlanc, D. L. 7, 15. 1 2 3 Babcr, C. P'. 12 McCullough, Edna - 7 Burma, E. R. 8 Miller, Minnie M. ......... A ................. . ............... ' ............. 1 3 B1.1ck111.1n,L.13. ................. 16 Minrow, Maude 13. 7 lsorcl1crs,0. I. ............................................. , ............. 19, 145 Parke, L. A. ...... ............................................................. 145 .30rm..11,111.1 M. L 44 Peterson, Oscar I. ................ . ..................... 18, 67, 148, 149 Boynton, Dorothy 66 Pflaum, Geo. R. R. ......................................................... 143 Brcukelman, ,I01111 - 15 Philips, A. W. 67, 149 Brown, Ed I. ............. 3 ................... - ............. 14, 150 Ric11,13vcrett ...... - ................................................... . ................ 9 :5uzzard, G. A. 16 Robinso11,Bert11.1 64 1311tc11cr,T11omas Am .......................................................... 4 Roper, V1. Wesley .............................................................. 14 C.11ki11s, 13. I. ............................................ .1 ................... 55 Ross, W. D. ....................... . ......................................... 11, 65 Cram, S. W. 15 Schmutz, A. D. ................................ - .................................. 9 Davis, Floance G 64 Schrammel, H. Ii. .............................................................. 14 6115011, F. L. .............................. .. ....................................... 13 Simpson, Ruth V. ............................................................... 11 Harrison, Mary W. ........................................................ 64 Strousc, Catherine ............................................................ 144 Hictt, Victor C. ............... , ............................. n 145 Townsend, Gwendolyn ...................................................... 64 Humble, 131111111 L. .- 64 Truslcr, Victor 17, 137 Iackson, C. L. ...... . ....... ................................. 10 Tucker, Charles B. ................ ................................... 67, 149 Iames, H. Francis .................. . ......................................... 18 Turillc, Stephen J. ........................ 3 ............................. 9, 145 Kelly, Eileen ............. -- .................................................... 152 Wclch, F. 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