Fairport Harding High School - Harbor Light Yearbook (Fairport Harbor, OH)

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QL ,-5 I , ,K S! 'N Km mlX0Xq iffy ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The Harbor Light Staff of 1955 would like to express its appreciation to Mr. Dale Knapp, who was our patient advisorg Miss Hazel Rugg and Mr. George Daly for their careful proofreadingg Carl Katila, Jr. for his advice and excellent photography Workg and everyone who has helped us in any way to prepare this annual. DEDICATION Mr. Lauver, in our association with you through mathematics courses, drivers' training classes, and athletics, we have thought ourselves to be extremely fortunate. You have been a patient and under- standing teacher. You have helped many of us by your instruction. You have taught us the principles of fair play. Your sense of humor has never been found missing. To you, Mr. Lauver, we are hon- ored to dedicate this annual. The Class of 1955 Thomas Sarvay Sports Editor Four HARBOR LIGHT STAFF Joan Kriikku Editor-in-Chief Dolores Paul Artist Steve Ruszkai Business Manager Allan Tuisku Kenneth Valimaki Assistant Business Manager Feature Editor Harding High students at an assembly. A typical class meeting. Dolores Paul is bring ing up new business while President David G Hilston looks on. MEMORIES OF THE SCHOOL YEAR Another year will soon be over for Harding High students. For some, it has been the most important year in their school career because it is the last one. Forfothers, it has just been a step in the long progress of educa- tion. Ever since September 7, 19545, when 305 alert youngsters ran into Harding High, until June 6, 1955 When these 305 bade farewell to the sen- iors, the school has been busy shaping them into students. However, it is the students who have made our school what it is. From the view-point of a student, the year has been busy. The Allens and Jack Rank,s Shakespearean readings were a few of our assemblies. Stu- dent-participation programs have beenrmore common this year. The Thanks- The Football Dance Court which was elected by a vote of the student body. Seated: Queen Sally Nagy and King Richard Katona. Standing: Carole Datfner, Nettie Nenno, Robert Potti, and David G. Hilston, attendants. A favorite pastime, lounging in the halls. N giving, Christmas, and Easter assemblies were all performed by students Sports have always been in the tradition of Harding. The cold days of cheering our football team, the pride in the basketball team, and our inter- est in track and baseball will always be remembered. This was the year that the new and modern gymnasium, industrial arts rooms, and band rooms were completed. The school always enjoys itself at the school dances. The football dance, which is becoming traditional with the election of a king, queen, and attendants, and the gay spring dance are given each year. This year two more informal dances were given, the '6Sock-Hopi' and the "Stag-Drag". The prom is one of the highspots for those who are old enough to attend, and for those who aren't, it certainly is something to look forward to. There are other things that are important. Studies are one. Fairport students should beiproud of the school's reputation for high academic standards. Class officers are electedg class discussions are held. These are steps in building citizenship. The clubs and musical organizations encourage co-operation and fair play. The seniors will soon leave this school life, some happy and some sad, but they all will carry a part of the school with them. The school will lose something, too. Soon these memories may grow dim, but with your Harbor Light, they will live for years. The growth of yearbooks has resulted from a real need. Long ago students assembled "memory books", which were scrapbooks com- posed of programs, snapshots, and other incidentals which the student wished to remember. Out of these "memory booksl' grew the present-day annuals. The Harbor Light staff has compiled lists, taken photographs, drawn pictures, and written stories to give the students of Harding High School their memory book. Through our pages We will try to construct a class, student body, faculty, and high school. We hope our "memory book" will be a true and lasting picture of Harding High School, 1954-1955. Harding's custodians taking a little breather Iart ot Harding's cheering section at a Left to right, Brill Urban, Neal Hilston and Harvey basketball game. H'ilSt0ll- ,ZF . ,IN This is the beginning of the emblem of the Class of '55. Each section has its own meaning . . . LEARNING . . . The first section of our em- blem. We think of those who taught ns, those who are still learning, and where we learn . . . Seven OUR SUPERVISORS . . . Mr. Carl P. wYi11i3lllS Mr. XV. R. Branthoover A.B.C., Ohio University B..-L, Denison University S1,Lpe1'intcndent Principal SCHOQL BOARD Eight Left to right: Mrs. Elizabeth Mackey, Ronald Blakeslee, Mrs. Alina. Jarvinen, Francis Hill, Grant Bittner, presidentg Mrs. Hazel Farmer, clerkg and Carl P. Willianls, superintendent. OUR FACULTY . . . ' Mr. Matt lvary Mr. Ernest Stirm Miss Dorothy Vilest Mrs. Alberta Belden- - BQS- B.S. B.A., M.A. Harding High School Ohio U11iV61'SifY- 1HSt1'UCt' Otterbein C ollege, 'Ohio Ohio Wesleyan, Instrugtof in School Secretary. 01' in Hygiene and Boys, State U11iV9I'SitY, Miami Urli- English. Director of Senior PhYS5Ca1 Education' Spon' VGI'SitY. Instructor in Chem- Class Play. Senior Advisor. sor of Sports Club. Head istl-yy Biology, and Ggneral Flootiball COHCI1- Science. Treasurer of Ath- letic Association. Nine Miss Hilda Kula B. S. Western Reserve University, Kent State University, Lake Erie, and Lake County Nor- mal. Instructor in Mathemat- ics, English, Geography, and Literature. Sponsor of 7th and Sth Grade Crafts Club. Mr. Charles 111101113 A. B., B. S., M. Music Dana Musical Institute, Kent State University, and North- western University. Instructor in Instrumental Music. Super- visor of Instrumental Music. Mr. Jack Lauver B. S., M. A. Ohio State University. In- structor in Mathematics and Driver Education. Assistant Basketball Coach. Baseball Coach. Mrs. Mildred M. Martin A. B., M. S. Ohio University. Instruct- or in Home Economics Sponsor of Y-Teens. Ten Mr. Russell Thomas B. S. Ohio State University. In- structor in American History and General Science. Head Basketball Coach. Mrs. Ruth Dragus B. A. Ashland College, Ohio State University, and Kent State University. Instructor in Latin, English, and Social Science. Mr. Richard Carter B. S., Ed. M. Otterbein College, Ohi University, Kent State Un. versity. Instructor in Ir dustrial Arts. Dorothy Caldwell Miss Joyce Anglin A. B. Mr. Stanley Coffelt Mrs. B- S-v M- A- St. John's School of Nursing. Wittenburg College, Univer- School Nurse. sity of Michigan. Instructor of Vocal Music. Supervisor of Vocal Music. Miss Blanche I-Iollett Mrs. Margaret Blazina A. B. B. S. University, Univer- University of Illinois. In- of Colorado, and Wil- structor in English, Civics, and Mary College. and Typewriting. Sponsor of te study at Univer- Senior Girls' Club. f Colorado. In- Geography, and English. Otterbein. Instructor in Girls' Physical Education and Hy- giene. Sponsor of Pep Club and Girls' Athletic Associa- tion. Mr. Dale L. Knapp B. S., M. A. Thiel College, Ohio State University. Instructor i n General Business and Type- writing. Guidance Director. Advisor of Harbor Light. Sponsor of Scholarship Club. Miss Gladys R. Jacobs B. S., M. A. Kent State University, Columbia University. In- structor in Bookkeeping, Shorthand, and Typewrit- ing. Sponsor of Junior Chamber of Commerce Club. Eleven Rosalie Bacso, Walter Asuma, Mary Beno, Audrey Bilger, Max Brainard, and Madeleine Chebra. Alfred Denman, Carole Daff- ner, Richard Eckert, Nancy Daunch, Audrey Dyckes, and Lawrence Gedeon. Rosemary Galicky, George Hunter, Barbara Gillespie, Rich- ard Katila, Patricia Giratos, and Mary Ann Halleck. Jay Lautanen, Karen Hill, Frances Hilston, Linda Hires, Robert Lurvey, and Elsie Hor- vath. ' Mary Hunter, Darryl Mackey, Janice Kapostasy, Betty Ko- vach, Marianne Lefelhocz, and Robert Potti. Beatrice Mackey, Norman Randa, Jeannette Mackey, Car- roll Reeves, and Carole Makee. Betty Marshall, Thomas Re- maley, Barbara Miller, and Ma- rilyn Miller. JUNIOR CLASS Motto: Every man is the ar- chitect of his own fortune. Colors: Pink and black. Flower: Pink rose. Class of 1956 Marlene Miller, 'W il l i a in Sta-nge, and Mary Ann Moroz George Trumble, Louise Poh- to, and Mary Rego. Mary Ann Tarnosky, Kenneth Urban, and Madelyn Vekony. Joseph Walters, Ann Wainio, and Dolores Wayner. Roberta Alto, Richard Bell, Pat- ricia Carroll, Gary Brainard, Mary Philip C a r u s o , Brainard, and Bar- bara Cleary. J o h n Brennan, Virginia C o n d e r, Norman Curtis, Ca- rol Cooper, J o h n Daly, Heli Halva, a. n d D w a y n e Daunch. Mary Harnbor, John Henkel, Su- san H i 1 l , Robert Holpit, Helena Hil- tunen, Jack Hritz, and Clara Jones. Zoltan Kanocz, Delores Katona, Joseph Kapostasy, Alice Kautiainen, Delbert Keltto, Al- ' ice Lepisto, a n d John Kost. K a r e n Lepisto, Marvin Latva, Marlene M a c k e y, Ray Myers, Rose- mary Mackey, Ro- bert Myers, a n d Judith Maruschak. Ra Nelson, Ma- ry Mc ort, 1chard Orris, Carolyn Olle, Charles Patterson, Mary Ann Pillar, and Donald Peth- tal. Sarah Ritari, John Popely, Shir- ley Scheiber, Frank Q u i n n , Ca r ol Sheats, and Emil Sabol. P e t e r Silveroli, Gail Sippola, Rob- ert Stevens, Joanna Sivak, and Milton Thall. R 1 t a Stenroos, Donald Toth, Mar- cia Szuhay, and Al- bin Ulle. Robert Ulle, - 'ce Tioel, Ronald an ura, and Pau- la Tompkins. D o r i s Trumble, Nick Vrabel, Mar- garet Wilson, and Melvin Wainio. SOPHOMORE CLASS Motto: Success is our goal,- progress and ambi- tion are our helpers. Colors: Scarlet and gray. Flower: American Beauty Rose. Class of 1957 Steve Adams, Elizabeth Bacso, Gus Asboth, Elaine Bittner, Jack Brainard, Evelyne Blakes- lee, and Thomas Brennan. Myrtle Boclkin, William Buts- ko, Lois Chebra, Roy Clark, Donna Creswell, George Daly, and 'Barbara Elszasz. Ralph Doll, Betty Erkkila, William Fulayter, Darlene Ged- eon, George Hayduke, Thomas Hogya, and Robert- Jarboe. Arbutus Haynes, Robert Ka- pvstasy, Patricia Hilston, Roy Kemppainen, Viola Isoniemi, Donald Kish, and Muriel Karhu. Charles Knotts, Lee Kozsey, Janet Liimakka, John Lefelhocz, Bruce Mackey, Carole Mackey, and Charles Mackey. Elizabeth IWICCOFL Charles Nagy, Mary Ann Mihalenko, Niles Oinonen, David Olle, and Rose Oros. John Ondo, Roberta Roberts, P2-U1 Palugyay, Sally Scribner, Donald Rinyo, and William Saarela. John Sabol, Donna Skytta, Thomas Spisak. FRESHMAN CLASS Motto.' Many small make a great. Oolo1'.s': Blue and gold. Flower: White carnatlon. Class of 1958 Scheiber, and Bertha Errol Sippola, Jeannette To- ber, and John Steinback. Wilma VanJura, Richard Suomela, and Marjorie Vendely. Steven Tarnosky, P li y l l i s Zapp, and Jack White. CLASS Senior Class Officers. Seated, left to right: Kenneth Valimaki, presi- dent, second semesterg Allan Tuisku, Vice-presi- dent, second semester: Helen Hambor, secretary, first and second semester, and David M. Hilston, treasurer, second semes- ter: Standing: Sally Nagy, Vice-president, first se- mester: David G. Hilston, president, first semester: and Patricia Coleman, treasurer. first semester. Junior Class Officers. Left to right: William Stange, president: Betty Marshall, vice-president: Alfred Denman, secreta- ry: Rosalie Bacso, treas- urer: and Albin Ulle, business manager. X 2 C, 1- - Freshman Class Offi cers. Left to right: Mu riel Karhu, president: VVilliam Saarela, Vice president: John Lefel hoez, secretary, and Eli zabetli Bacso, treasurer. OFFICERS '-'Z' V I ll 32 W If - ggiii'-' Q i . X X ffl f WW fx Ky2"7Zll5 V 9 UM S ll ' f 'li i . W ee- l' K E1 1' Q 1, OLQSS .-13:13. 'STAND fix rl I xm V N 2 1-ipl lgffa 5 2 Sophomore Class Offi- cers. Kneeling: Carol Cooper, president: and Paula Tompkins, vice- presiclent. Standing: Gary Brainard, secretary: and Ray Myers, treasurer. Q53 ' E f ll , ' 7 5 E- E Q-E Rauf' Mm, HGHTH GRADE First row, left to right: Henry Knee, Dennis Steinback, David ,Korpinen, Thomas Lakso, Walter Makee, Judy Silveroli, Audrey Lepisto, Carmen Imes, Peggy Schoonover, and Mary Lee Toth. Second row: Janice Lepisto, Regena Bates, Elaine Nelson, Dolores Pohto, Sandra Irons, Mari- anne Wargelin, Susan Mackey, Patricia Sandhill, Roberta Kulma, and Judith Hill. Third row: Donna Hokkanen,, Alberta Mackey, Kenneth Heiskanen, Joseph Scheiber, Ralph Judy, David Wainio, Terry Brennan , John Jones, and Raymond Pike. Fourth row: Miss Joyce Anglin, advisor, Carolyn Ilich, Maria Zever, Amy Werronen, Joseph Kever, Gary Jacobson, Robert Johnson, Gerald Keltto, Gerald Rich, and Mr. Matt Ivary, advisor., Absent: Joyce Rose, Richard Hritz, and Darlene Soss. SEVENTH GRADE First row, left to right: Robert Rich, William Henkel, Patricia Rose, Sandra Ojanpa, Karen White, Thomas Pike, Lois Lahna, Brenda Tate, Patricia Madanski, William Hyduke, Henry Kallio, and Miss Hilda Kula, advisor. Second row: Miss Blanche Hollett, advisor, Carol Hritz, John Folk, Seppo R-antala, Arthur Lagerstedt, Donald Skytta, Virpi Pakkala, Lillian Zapp, Roger Haynes, David Noponen, Ronald QE, and cnfford Biakesiee. -'T' Third row: Howard England, Howard Ivary, Karen Doll, Pirkko Lehtiniemi, Patricia Trum- ble, Norma Nortunen, Stephanie Chupick, Elaine Holson, Ke11neth,C1eary, Richard Heikkila, and Elaine Lapham. Fourth row: James Scribner, Shirley Molnar, Nancy Tober, Donna Webster, Keith Stouffer, Jorma Isoniemi, Danny Borelli, Andrew Markus, William Bumblis, Alan Ulvila, and Robert Es- erhay. Absent: Mary Jean Roberts. Relaxing in the reading room. Studying in the study hall. LIBRARY The library has become interwoven with the school life of Harding pupils. They spend their study halls in the library. There is ample room in the study hall, and the reading room provides adequately for students who wish to ask each Other questions or study together. The library provides them with a place to study and an excellent reference collection. Newspapers, magazines, and fiction is provided for those who can use a "free reading" period. The librarians help stu- dents choose booksto make book reports and help them find information they need from reference books. Often themes or papers that have to be typed are completed on the library typewriter. High school girls are used as desk assistants. In the evenings, the library becomes one of the places students can feel at home. Mrs. Helen Casey Mrs. Thelma- Hyduke Librarian Library Assistant Seventeen i 1 BROVVN MEMOIRIAL BUILDING The new Brown Memorial Building was dedicated this winter, and Fairport is now proud to boast of having one of the finest and newest gym- nasiums in Northeastern Ohio. ' The first basketball game played in the gym was against Harvey High School on December 10, 1954, and attending the game, was the largest crowd Fairport has ever had at a sports event-an estimated 1,000 fans. David "Butch" Hilston was the first player to score a basket in the first official varsity basketball tilt. The Skippers went on to make it a fitting dedication by downing the Harvey Red Raiders. An important feature of the new gymnasium is a sliding partition which can be drawn across the actual playing floor and two separate gym classes can be conducted at the same time, one for boys and the other for girls. The seating capacity of the whole gym is estimated at 1,200. Besides the gym there are an industrial arts room, a band practice room, individual practice rooms, training rooms, and home and visitor,s shower and locker rooms. . Yes, Fairport has every right to be proud of such a building! i.. Eighteen 735 LQ! P25 Q Q49 EHS SPORTS AND MUSIC . . . Nine Left to right, first row: David M. Hilston, John Knotts, Richard Wilhoite, Steve Ruszkal John Resetar, David G. Hilston, James Cardina, and Richard Katona. Second row: Thomas Remaley, Kenneth Urban, Robert Potti, Darryl Mackey, Richard Eckert Robert Lurvey, and Norman Randa. Third row: Richard Orris, Ray Myers, Ra Nelson, Richard Bell, Delbert Keltto, Richard Katila Robert Jarboe, Robert Myers. Fourth row: Donald Rinyo, manager, Robert Ulle, managerg Matt Ivary, coach, and George Daly assistant coach. Absent: Gary Brainard and Albin Ulle. Twenty The Fairport Skippers again Wound up with a better than expected season. In fact, Coaches Matt lvary and George Daly were well satisfied with the inexperienced team. The team could boast a five Win, three loss record, which is not too bad considering the caliber of the opponents. Fairport played eight class A schools, some with large enrollments. The Skippers placed only third in the North- eastern Conference with a 2-2 record, but with the players returning next year, the outlook is much brighter than it was last September. Robert Jarboe fNo. 76J is leading in- terference for fullback Robert Potti fwith ballj as Potti charges for a sizable gain against the Riverside Beavers. Rich Katona KNO. 841 goes for a short gain Richard Katona, three-year foot-ball letter-man but- is encircled by four Geneva players and is and the play-caller of the football team, receives SUODPCG- t-he V.F.XV. Most Valuable Player Award. Fairport 6-Mentor 264' Fairport's only score was by Darryl Mackey on a left end run. The Cardinals proved too much for the Skippers to let them score any- more. Mentor boasts the league title for the second year in a row, but the Skippers will be aiming for it next year. Fairport 38 - Geneva 123 The entire Skipper line and backfield played excellent ball to enable the local eleven to cop their first season's N,E.C. victory. Fairport 34--Ashtabula Harbor 14 "Butch" Hilston highlighted the game by one of the season's longest runs, 90 yards after he plucked a handoff from the Harbor quarterback. Dick Eckert and Jim Cardina were the defensive stars. Fairport 0 - Painesville 2555 Everything seemed to go wrong-for the Skip- pers, that is. It rained all day and the field was drenched and soggy, hindering a running attack and preventing any passing. Harvey played ex- cellent football to sink the Skippers as Landfield ran wild. Fairport 12- Conneaut 6 Bouncing back from their defeat from Paines- ville, the local Harding eleven came back with an impressive victory over Conneaut, the favored team by 4 T.D.'s. Albin Ulle scored the first T.D. on a beautiful 56-yard run and Ken Urban took a pass from Bob Potti and raced 28 yards for the final tally. Fairport 15 - XVickliffc 6 Too many injuries prevented the team from rolling up a larger score, but the outcome wasn't bad at all. "Bull" Mackey scored the first touch- down and Potti threw the pigskin to Urban for the second score. Katona booted the extra point. Fairport 26 - Riverside 095 The Skippers had a big night against River- side with everybody getting a chance to show their stuff. The second team played most of the second half. Scores were made by Hilston, Urban, Potti, and Mackey. Fairport 7 -St. Joseplfs 20 The local schoolboys played on even terms with the boys from the big city for the first three quarters, but in the final quarter St. Joe's su- perior manpower made the difference. at Indicates N. E. C. games Seated: Bob Ulle and Don Rinyo, managers. Standing: Head Coach Matt lvary and Assistant Coach George Daly. Twenty-one Richard Katona, 165 lb. senior-All league quarterback and one of the finest ball players around is what they say about Rich. A triple threat back, Rich will be the hardest man to replace next year. ' Quarterback Richard Katona puts his head down and plows over the goal line for a T.D. before being brought down. James Cardina, 160 lb. senior- "Bummy" starred on offense and really proved that he could handle that center spot when an accurate pass from center meant the difference between victory and defeat. Richard Willhoite, 175 lb. senior - t'Kilroy" really was a mean guard when he was in the game. Persistent injuries benched him for nearly half the season. He will be sorely missed next year. Richard Katila, 155 lb. junior-A hard hitting guard was "Princie", who paved the way for many a. T.D. and also prevented a number of opponents from scoring. Albin Ulle, 160 lb. sophomore-Albin was one of the two fleet-footed halfbacks that the Skippers sported this year until a knee injury benched him after the Conneaut victory. Albin cracked that game wide open with a startling 55 yard run to pay dirt. Twenty-two Steve Ruszkai, 175 lb. senior-Steve, the scholar of the squad, tackled the op- ponents with as much zest as he tackled the books. Robert Potti, 180 lb. junior-This boy could plow right through the defensive line for some good gains when he wanted to. Bob was an asset at the fullback po- sition and will return again next year. Thomas Remaley, 160 lb. junior- 'tC0ach" starred on defense and was pretty hard to move from his tackle po- sition. This boy has one more year to continue his fine work. Richard Orris, 145 lb. sophomore - Ritchie wasn't too big, but he could really get up and block and plug up the line. This rough and tough guard has two more seasons of action in store for him. -Butch was voted unanimous all-league David "Butch" Hilston, 190 lb. senior end for his terrific defensive work this season. Butch has aided the team for the past three years and has been voted all-league twice. Steve Ruszkai and James Cardinal, two football letter- lnen who were not present for another picture. are shown here at their usual positions. David "Whitey" Hilston, 155 lb. sen- ior-Whitey also held down the tackle spot and showed himself to be mean at all times. Richard Eckert, 210 lb. junior - "Crunchy" besides adding all the humor to the team was a Tarzanic two-way tackle. He proved his worth in many games and will also return next season. Darryl Mackey, 165 lb. junior - "Bull" rounds out the team of running backs and is a constant threat on of- fense. One more year is also left for him. Gary Brainard, 140 lb. sophomore- Another fleet-footed halfback that has a story similar to Ulle's. He also had a knee injury from the Conneaut game. Fairport expects great things from this Speedster. John Knotts, 190 lb. senior-"Bucky" with his glue fingers showed that he could hold his own at the end spot. He could really hold on to those passes. Kenneth Urban, 155 lb. junior-Ken could play either end or halfback and he proved that he could handle both po- sitions well. Ken will return next year and we hope he sees a lot of action. John Resetiar, 160 lb. senior-An end who was at his best in the Geneva game, Jack proved that extra effort pays off in the long run-72 yards long. Robert Jarboe, 165 lb. freshman - Being a freshman didn't hinder this boy from showing his stuff. He could carry the ball and block and tackle like a veteran. Many years of play are left for him yet and we know he'll make good. Twenty-three 1 ! 2 Darryl Mackey Tom Sa-rvay Bob Potti Rich Katona Mr. Jack Lauver, assistant coachg John Lefelhocz, inanagerg and Mr. Russell Thomas, head coach. Twenty-six Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport 41 71 54 60 38 SEASON RECORD - ...... .... .... R i verside ---------- ------ Painesville -..---- ------------ Wi'ckliffe ------ -------------- Mentor ------------------ Willoughby -- ..... ............ G eneva -- ........ Ashtabula Harbor ,------------------ Ashtabula -,------- --,---------- Perry -,--- ------------ Wickliffe ,,-,,,,,------------ Riverside -,----------- -- Painesville -,----------- ---- Mentor --,-,--,---------- --- Geneva --------,--- -------- Chardon --------- ------ Ashtabula 5 0 ,........ - - - .... COIIIIGBUI ,fi wmv in , A If WE 3 ri I fi R A Ewa " 55 5171 miif xl ,TL Dave Hilston Ken Valima-ki Ken Urban Bob Myers Fairport Christmas Tournament Fairport 43 ..... ........ C onneaut 37 Fairport 59 -- ...... Mentor 45 Edgewood Tournament Falrport 86 ................... New Lyme 62 Fairport 60 ........ .....- P ierpont 50 Kent Tournament Fairport 56 ..... .... B oston Township 93 Ken Valimaki aids the Skipper cause by scoring a lay-up shot against the Harvey Red Raiders. Twenty-seven T, ,:4, 3 ii Left to right, first row: John Lefelhocz, rnanagerg David "Butch" Hilston, Thomas Sarvay, Kenneth Valimaki, Kenneth Urban, Robert Potti, Richard Katona, and Darryl Mackey. Second row: Jack Lauver, John Brennan, Ray Nelson, Robert Holpit, Robert Myers, Gary Brainard, Albin Ulle, and Russell Thomas. JUNIOR VARSITY RECORD Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Rich Katona scores 2 points in Fairp0rt's futile battle with the Ashtabula Trojans. Twenty-eight --------------- Riverside -- - - - Painesville ------------..-- Wickliffe ----------------- Mentor -------..-....-- Willoughby ----..------------ Geneva Ashtabula Harbor ----------..--- Ashtabula ..----------------- Perry --------------- Wickliffe --------------- Riverside - - --- Painesville ----------------- Mentor -------- Geneva ------- Chardon -------------- Ashtabula --------------- Conneaut FRESHMAN RECORD Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport ----------------- Harvey - - ............. - Harvey Madison Madison Chardon Chardon -------- Mentor ----------------- Mentor Riverside Riverside Left to right, first row: Bob Jarboe, Steve Adams, Richard Suomela, Bruce Mackey, Donald Kish, and Mr. Jack Lauver. Second row: Lee Kozsey, Bill Saarela, George Daly, Charles Nagy, and Errol Sippola. Katona drives in another basket against Harvey, which helped the Skippers win 60 to 56. Twenty-nine Left to right: Richard Katona, Albin Ulle f.370J"', Ronald VanJura, Delbert Keltto man agerg Robert Myers, Gary Brainard, and William Urban 02863. Second row: Kenneth Urban, Paul Baliga, David G. Hilston f.308Ji, Robert Potti Darryl Mackey, Ray Nelson, and Mr. Jack Lauver, coach. Ab y Rego. Thirty Team Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport Fairport BASEBALL Score Team Score 7 ............ Chardon 4 1 ............ Perry 6 1 0 ............ Madison 9 2 ............ Riverside 4 3 ............ Geneva 5 0 ............ Harvey 4 6 ............ Mentor 2 1 ............ Ashtabula 0 1 ............ Riverside 7 1 2 -........... Geneva 5 9 ............ Harvey 1 1 1 ...-........ Mentor 2 1 5 ............ Ashtabula 1 1 S -........... Wickliffe 2 3 - - ........ Madison 4 District Tournaments 3 ............ Wickliffe 0 0 ............ Rowe 6 if Highest batting averages W. Urban PITCHING W -..------ 3 R. Myers ......... 1 R. Potti .......... 3 R. Katona ........ 1 Ave. 1.000 1.000 .600 .250 xvillllillg or Losing Pitcher Myers Katona W. Urban Katona Potti Katona Potti Katona Potti Urban Potti Katona Urban Potti Potti Potti Potti Left to right, first row: Barbara Gillespie, Joan Kriikku, Rosalie Bacso, Roberta Alto, Kayette Hakola, Carol Sheats, and Frances Hilston. . Second row: Bettie Koval, Richard Katila, Robert Stevens, David M. Hilston, Norman Randa, Albin Ulle, and Susan Hill. Absent: John Brennan. MIXED ENSEMBLE The Mixed Ensemble was organized early this year after tryuouts were held. Tenth, eleventh, and twelfth graders were eligible to try out. Nine girls and six boys were selected. They prac- tice at various times after school under the direction of Mr. Stanley Coffelt. I J L SX'-Q' lfM?Nl Q Q5 3"- B fb ,553-sp. NN W 4 iyyyy w 1.i,k,.gi1f.'f 1 -' W 4 , 2 'Y 4 1 Q f '1 is y, ,V lm YQ y 1 fi F . f f X s , ! 1 - ' f I l f ff r T ll '7 X , W y 1 1' 1 .V A K, Z -' is The ensemble made its first appearance at the vo- cal contestsg however, the group had to be reduced to comply with regulations. The nine girls of the mixed ensemble also decided to enter the contests as a girls' ensemble. In reality, this group is really two in one. They performed again at the Spring Concert and were Well received. Thirty-one First row, left to right: Regena Bates, Sandra Ojanpa, Elizabeth Bacso, Roberta Roberts, Karen Doll, Karen White, Brenda Tate, Virpi Pakkala, Patricia Rose, and Lois Lahna. Second row: Muriel Karhu, Elaine Nelson, Janice Lepisto, Patricia Madanski, Carol Hritz, Norma Nortunen, Pirkko Lehtiniemi, Stephanie Chupick, Dolores Pohto, Elaine I-Iolson, and Elaine Lapham. Third row: Janet Liimakka, Donna Skytta, Carole Mackey, Joyce Rose, Patricia Trumble, Peggy Schoonover, Elaine Bittner, Mary Jean Roberts, Susan Mackey, and Alberta Mackey. Fourth row: Sally Scribner, Carolyn llich, Evelyne Blakeslee, Donna Cr ber, Jeannette Tober, Barbara Elszasz, Mary Ann Mihalenko, Arbutus Haynes, Judith Hill, Patricia Sandhill, and Elizabeth McCort. JUNIOR HIGH CHORUS Officers, left to right: Bruce Mackey, presidentg Sally Scribner, vice-presidentg Arbutus Haynes, secretary, Carmen Imes, libra- rian, and William Saarela, li- brarian. The Junior High Chorus is composed of boys and girls in the seventh, eighth, and ninth grades. Mr. Stanley Coffelt rehearses with the 80-Voice chorus eighth period, Tuesday, in the auditorium. Thirty-two First row, left to right: Donna Webster, Donna I-Iokkanen, Judy Silveroli, Donald Skytta, Henry Kallio, Clifford Blakeslee, William Hyduke, Mary Lee Toth, Betty Erkkila, Wilma Van- Jura, and Howard Ivary. Second row: Patricia Hilston, Myrtle Bodkin, Carmen Imes, Danny Borelli, Steven Tarnosky, Kenneth Heiskanen, Jorma Isoniemi, John Steinback, Ronald Ticel David Noponen, Kenneth, Cleary, and Rose Oros. Third row: Amy Werronen, Maria Zever, Gerald Keltto, Paul Palugyay, Robert Esterhay, James Scribner, Niles Oinonen, Alan Ulvila, Andrew Markus, and William Bumblis. Absent-: Bruce Mackey, William Saarela, and Viola Isoniemi. JUNIOR HIGH CHORUS Accompanists: Roberta Kulma The light and lively voices of this and Marianne Wargelin. young chorus are always enjoyed by audiences. They performed at the Christ- mas assembly and the Spring Concert. The training they receive here helps pre- pare them for more difficult songs in the older choruses. Thirty-three Left to right, first row: Betty Erkkila, Helen Hambor, Dolores Wayner, Bertha Spisak, Mary Hambor Darlene Gedeon, Joanna Sivak, Margaret Wilson, and Wilma VanJura. Second row: Gail Sippola, Norma Woldarek, Kayette Hakola, Elaine Bittner, Rose Oros, Delores Ka- tona, Carol Sheats, Carole Mackey, Judith Maruschak, and Janice Ticel. Third row: Elizabeth McCort, Marianne Lefelhocz, Barbara Miller, Doris Trumble, Mary Ann Mihal- enko, Jeannette Tober, Karen Hill, Patricia Hilston, Rosemary Galicky, Rita Stenroos, and Roberta Alto Fourth row: Carol Cooper, Barbara Cleary, Ann Wainio, Janice Kapostasy, Barbara Elszasz, Mar- jorie Vendely, Paula Tompkins, Mary Rego, Betty Kovach, Marlene Mackey, Alice Kautiainen, and Rose- mary Mackey. Absent: Audrey Dyckes, Frances Hilston, and Madelyn Vekony. GIRLS' GLEE CLUB Officers, seated: -Susan Hill, president, and Barbara Gillespie, vice-president. Standing: Roberta Alto, librariang Mary Rego, libra- riang Marilyn Miller, recorderg and Beatrice Mackey, secretary. The Girls' Glee Club is the larg- est vocal organization this year. The 86 members meet Thursday, first period, in the auditorium. Girls from the ninth to the twelfth grades are eligible for membership. Under the direction of Mr. Stanley Coffelt, the girls have sung their three-part songs at the Christmas Thirty-four Left to right, first. row: Maryann Moroz, Mary Hunter, Sarah Ritari, Phyllis Zapp, Dolores Knee, Rosa 11 Bacso Elizabeth Bacso, Roberta Roberts, Muriel Karhu, Maryann Tarnosky, and Martha Kazsmer Second row Elsie Horvath, Alice Lepisto, Linda Hires, Mary McCort, Audrey Bilger, Charmane Wol vm Carole Makee, Mary Caruso, Donna Skytta, and Janet Liimakka. Thu-d ron Marcia Szuhay, Carolyn Olle, Evelyne Blakeslee, Louise Pohto, Arbutus Haynes, Donna Creswell Marsha Mora, Jeannette Mackey, Anna Ruth White, Sally Scribner, and Betty Marshall. Fourth row Susan Hill, Karen Lepisto, Mary Ann Halleck, Barbara Gillespie, Sandra Sutch, Marilyn Miller Beatrice Mackey, Mary Beno, Marlene Miller, Virginia Conder, and Bettie Koval. Absent Dolores Paul and Shirley Scheiber. GIRLS' GLEE CLUB assembly and the Spring Concert. It has become a tradition for the girls to Wear formals for the Spring Concert. The picture they present is multicolored and always very at- tractive. The group entered the vocal con- tests last year, and they are work- ing to enter them again this year. Accompauists: Carol Cooper and Gail Sippola Thirty-five Left to right, first row: Patricia Coleman, Dolores Wayner, Joan Kriikku, Carol Sheats, 'Nancy Daunch, Kayette I-Iakola, Roberta Alto, and Rita Stenroos. Second row: Rosemary Mackey, Marianne Lefelhocz, Dolores Paul, Barbara Cleary, Alice Kautiainen, Betty Marshall, Rosemary Galicky, and Marlene Mackey. Third row: Peter Silveroli, John Hogya, Albin U11e, John Popely, Robert Lurvey, Delbert Keltto, Ann Wainio, and Carol Cooper. ' Fourth row: George Hunter, Darryl Mackey, John Resetar, Kenneth Urban, Richard Katila, John Brennan, Milton Thall, and Norman Randa. SENIOR HIGH CHORUS Officers, first row: Norman Randa, recorderg Kenneth Ur- ban, secretaryg David M. Hilston, This choral STOIID HIGHS Monday, president. Second row: Richard eighth period, and Wednesday and Katila and Delbert Keltto, libra- 1 Q . 1 1 rians. Absent: Carl Katila, vice- Ffld-RY, flrst Perlodf In the audlto' President- rium. Girls and boys from the 1 tenth to the twelfth grades are eli- gible to try out for the chorus. There are 65 members this year. Mr. Stanley Coffelt is the director. The chorus has Won acclaim at its many performances. They sang Thirty-six Left to right, first. row: Sarah Ritari, Sally Nagy, Margaret Pasanen, Alice Lepisto, Mary Caruso and Mary Hunter. Absent: Charmane Wolvin. Second ron Carolyn Olle, Beverly Bittner, Barbara Gillespie, Karen Lepisto, Mary Ann Hal- leck Virginia Conder, Nettie Nenno, Betty Kovach, and Mary Rego. Third row Louise Nagy, Susan Hill, Bettie Koval, Philip Brainard, John Daly, Wayne Mietty David M. Hilston, and Richard Bell. Fourth row: Robert Stevens, Carroll Reeves, Robert Holpit, Melvin Wainio, Walter Asuma, Thomas Sarvay Jay Lautanen, and Paul Baliga. SENIOR HIGH CHORUS at the dedication of the Brown Me- morial Building. Together with the band, they sponsored and performed in the Christmas Concert. They traveled to the vocal contests again this year. They were hosts to the schools from Lake County for the County Vocal Festival. The Senior High Chorus concluded their suc- cessful year by participating in the Spring Concert. Accompanists: Frances Hilston and Rosalie Bacso. Thirty-seven Left to right, first rowg Kayette Hakola, Rosalie Bacso, Lois Lahua, Elaine Holson, Virpi Pakkala, Arthu Locotosh, Sarah Second row: Ritari, Janice Lfepisto, Helena Hiltunen. and Margaret Pasanen. Regena Bates, Alberta Mackey, Janet Liimakka, Shirley Molnar, Joan Kriikku, Jeannette Mackey, Patricia Hilston, Rita Stenroos, o er a 0, and Errol Sippola. Third row : Andrew Markus, Marianne Wargelin, Carmen Imes, Virginia Conder, Frances Hilston, Alice Kau- tiainen, Betty Marshall, Barbara Gillespie, Karen Hill, and Barbara Cleary. Fourth row: Ann Wainio, Karen Lepisto, Roberta Kulma, Marlene Mackey, Carolyn Olle, Thomas Remaley, John Daly, George Kanyuh, Beverly Bittner, Wayne Mietty, and Steve Ruszkai. HARDING HIGH SCHOOL BAND The band practicing at a rehearsal. Thirty-eight The 83-piece Harding High School Band has brought much honor to Harding High. Their superior performances in contests have brought acclaim. In football season, their fine precision 1 marching was lauded. Under the baton of lVIr. Charles Luoma, they practice Monday evenings and eighth period Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. Everyone has individual lessons some- time during the week. Membership is open to seventh to twelfth grade students who have learned to play a music- al instrument and who are good citizens. Through the band, students can develop an understanding and appreciation of good music. Letters are award- ed in band when a member fulfills the require- ments. I' Left to right, first row: Richard Suomela, Jorma Isoniemi, Norma Nortunen, Stephanie Chupick, John Folk, Sandra Ojanpa, Elizabeth Bacso, Patricia Coleman, Maryann Moroz, Rose Oros, Elaine Bittner, and Willianl Bumblis. Second row : Heiskanen, Gail Third row: Fourth row Robert Esterhay. Kenneth Valimaki, John Henkel, Bruce Mackey, Charles Mackey, Delbert Keltto, Kenneth Sippola, Carole Makee, Arbutus Haynes, Frank Quinn, Allan Tuisku, and Carroll Reeves. Marsha Mora, Robert Jarboe, Charles Patterson, Alice Lepisto, Carol Sheats, and David Olle. David M. Hilston, Norman Randa, Carol Cooper, Jack Hritz, William Butsko, Susan Hill, and Absent: Donald Kish, Charles Nagy, Howard Ivary, Danny Borelli, and Donna Webster. The band co-sponsored the Christmas Concert this year. In March, they pre- sented their annual band concert. They have played at numerous pep rallies during the year, marched in frequent parades, and participated in the Lake County Band Festival, Where they sent many representatives to the All-Star Band. The officers of the band are: Delbert Keltto, president, Susan Hill, vice- president, Rosalie Bacso, secretary, Thomas Remaley, treasurerg and John Daly, reporter. This hard-working organization will be sure to continue its excellent Work through the coming years. ""1 ,........ . .V "f"' i -- ..' , """"" i . , , ' , . V ..,., .... t '--' I '11 ...,. . "" ' .... ,,,,, 5 l- 9 I '- , 1 """' H M Kneeling, left to right: Mary Ann it a t ' 5 . "" Halleck, Sally -Nagy, alternate head man 1, Jorette. Louise Nagy, alternate head lt , N - . 1- " -I 5, at 5:5:5:.:5,,g,,,',:2sIj.j--..:. r , 1, ' maJ0r9tte: and Marwa Szuhay. N. . . " 3555 H 5' V Stvandlllgf P31113 TOIHDKIHS amd CHFOI W2 .' Wg, COODGF- 23 ,. .. '- f . Q ' ,.,.. ---W . .Ur J' ...,..... 1 'l ' ' S - , ' I 3- 1 ...,,. . ,,,.. .,.. ' if , EM ,M .,., V ..,.,.,., . " Thirty-nine Left to right, first row: William Saarela, Jack Brainard, Jack Hogya, Steven Tarnosky, Roy Clark, John Steinback, Donald Rinyo, Richard Bell, Joseph Kapostasy, Bruce Mackey, and Delbert Keltto. Second row: George Daly, Robert Jarboe, Steve Adams, Richard Suomela, Robert Holpit, David M. Hilston, Paul Palugyay, Robert Lurvey, Norman Randa, Thomas Brennan, and Philip Brainard. Absent: Carl Katila. Third row: Melvin Wainio, Walter Asuma, Paul Baliga, Milton Thall, Robert Stevens, Darryl Mackey, Thomas Sarvay, John Resetar, Jay Lautanen, Kenneth Urban, Richard Katila, and John Brennan. Absent: George Hunter. BOYS' GLEE CLUB The 36-voice Boys' Glee Club has performed at the Christmas Assembly and the Spring Con- cert. They entered the vocal contest last year, and they are now preparing to participate again. Their appearances have always been greeted with enthusiasm. Mr. Stanley Coffelt, director: and Marianne Lefelhocz, accom- panist. Boys from the ninth, tenth, eleventh, and twelfth grades are eligible for membership. They meet Monday, first period, in room 4. The Glee Club has interested boys in singing and trained them to sing parts. They have not elected offi- cers for this year. Mr. Stanley Coffelt is the director. Forty gf QQ G M 1 fb 20' Left to right, first row: Joan Kriikku, Mary McCort, Clara Jones, Joanna Sivak, Helena Hiltunen, Patricia Coleman, Helen Hambor, Sarah Ritari, and Judith lVIaruschak. Second row: Marsha Mora, Delores Katona, Gail Sippola, Charmane Wolvin, Shirley Schei ber, Sally Nagy, Margaret Pasanen, Alice Kanyuh, Anna Ruth Wliite, and Kayette Hakola. Third row: Karen Lepisto, Carol Sheats, Marcia Szuhay, Carolyn Olle, Jeannette Mackey Karen Hill, Paula Tompkins, Beverly Bittner, Alice Kautiainen, and Norma Woldarek. Fourth row: Susan Hill, Bettie Koval, Louise Nagy, Mary Ann Pillar, Barbara Gillespie Nettie Nenno, Frances Hilston, Joanne Werbeach, Sandra Sutch, and Dolores Paul. A scene from initiation: Left to right: Marcia Szuhay, Mary McCort, Frances Hilston, Carol Sheats, Bettie Koval, Clara Jones, and Mary Ann Pillar. Forty-two Y-TEENS The Y-Teens with 76 members is the largest club. Girls from the tenth to the twelfth grades are eligible for membership. They meet Tuesday, eighth period, in the home-ec room. Mrs. Mildred Martin is the advisor. They are affiliated with the national Y.W.C.A. The goals of the members are to grow as a per- son, to grow in friendship with people of all races, religions, and nationalities, and to grow in the knowledge and love of God. The club has a humorous initiation for new members each fall. Later, they sponsored the very successful "Sock Hop", the shoe-less dance which most of the school attended. Some of their projects have been collecting pencils for the needy school children in Korea and preparing Christmas food packages for the needy. They presented an Easter assembly for the school. The interesting year was climaxed by the annual Mother-Daughter Banquet, which is held in the spring. At this banquet letters are awarded to club members who have earned them according to the rules of the club. Left to right., first row: Dolores Wayner, Mary Ann Moroz, Mary Hunter, Rosalie Bacso, Madelyn Vekony, Rita Stenroos, Roberta Alto, and Margaret Wilson. Second row: Beatrice Mackey, Louise Pohto, Nancy Daunch, Carole Makee, Mary Caruso, Mary Halnbor, Mary Ann Tarnosky, Janice Ticel, and Betty Marshall. Third row: Mrs. Mildred Martin, ler, Elsie Horvath, Marianne Lefelhocz, Patricia Carroll, Barbara Cleary, Mary Beno, Mary Rego, Rosemary Galicky, and Alice Lepisto. Fourth row: Ann Wainio, Janice Kapostasy, Barbara Miller, Carol Cooper, Betty Kovach, Marlene Miller, Mary Ann Halleck, Virginia Conder, Rosemary Mackey, and Marlene Mackey. Absent.: Audrey Dyckes. Y-Teen Cabinet. Seated: Betty Marshall, secretaryg Bet- tie Koval, vice-presidentg Frances Hilston, president, Carole Makee, treasurer, Mary Rego, social chairman, and Mrs. Mildred Martin, advisor. Standing: Dolores Wayner, Worship chairman, Karen Hill, finance chairman, Rosalie Bacso, music chairmang and Joan Kriikku, publicity chair- man. Y-TEENS Forty-three Left to right., first. row: Martha Kazsmer, Helen Hambor, Dolores Knee, Sally Nagy, Marga- ret Pasanen, Kayette Hakola, Patricia Coleman, and Joan Kriikku. Second row: Patricia Giratos, Nettie Nenno, Karen Hill, Beverly Bittner, Jeannette Mackey, Audrey Dyckes, and Anna Ruth White. Third row: Joanne Werbeach, Alice Kanyuh, Marsha Mora, Bettie Koval, Louise Nagy, Dolores Paul, Sandra Sutch, Norma Woldarek, and Mrs. Margaret Blazina. Absent: Charmane Wolvin. SENIOR GIRLS' CLUB Senior Girls' Club has been functioning in Harding since 1952. Any 12B or 12A girl is eligible for membership. Mrs. Margaret Blazina. is the advisor. In the past the club had no elected officers. The .girls rotated as chairman and recorder. However, in the second The semester, the girls decided to Beverly Bittner, vice-president girls viewing "Juno", the plastic 12 r vu5 elect these officers: Jeannette Mackey, president, g and Patricia Coleman, secretary. lady, at the Health Museum. The club has studied various professions, col- leges, and business, mi- WKQQD litary, and homemaking A opportunities for women. N Tir-' ' ich ,ilwy-,Q The club met in the typ- Ngxk ing. room, Friday, first !5,E5,3., period, the f1rst semes- ter, and Monday, eighth YQ!! period, second semester. sw? ,"l".. 1 Movies are shown in 5 F, 5 MN the auditorium. J: ' - ' . if' .- . . W7 ' ' 1 51 Qu The 24 members have -1 5 1f QQ' L been quite busy during - f tg flyy D 1954 and 1955. They Z, K' n 1' C have heard Vario u s ,Z X ff It li speakers, seen films, ta- I' fi' Q A . ails ken field trips to mu- , 'lf J' FW K seums, inewspapers, and 'ffw f V . L ' at - 'ftgfjz - 3 . , business schools, and en- ' f M '?'f2i joyed plays. ' 'M' -F volvo 'ue e A 5 4?-f n, acl... "E,E,S 1 D - .g 1- First row, left to right: Elizabeth Bacso, Arbutus Haynes, Mrs. Helen Casey, Mary Ann Miha- lenko, Elaine Bittner, Rose Oros, and Donna Creswell. Second row: Carole Mackey, Evelyne Blakeslee, Muriel Karhu, Viola Isoniemi, Phyllis Zapp, Elizabeth McCort, Lois Chebra, Patricia Hilston, Betty Erkkila, Myrtle Bodkin, Roberta. Roberts, Barbara Elszasz, Wilma VanJura, Jeannette Tober, and Janet Liimakka. LIBRARY CLUB This year the Library Club was composed of 21 ninth grade girls. They meet Monday, eighth Q Ig 'Q period, in the library. Anbutus Haynes is the Y ffff! 4-QQ president and Mary Ann Mihalenko is the secre- Al ..pp K .4 tary-treasurer. Mrs. Helen Casey is the advisor. Y The girls learn library procedures, help Mrs. 7' 4 Casey in the library, and review books. s The members have had a busy year in 1954 Q., and 1955. They have held parties, made posters for Book Week, written book reviews for news- ,Q papers, decorated the library for holidays, par- ticipated in programs on library techniques, and Pi ' visited other libraries in Lake County. if E x This page is sponsored by the Industrial Rayon Corporation. Forty-five an Efiib Mt, www, ,E le, We -an ms, Left to right, first row: Elizabeth Bacso, Roberta Roberts, Muriel Karhu, Martha Kazsmer, Patricia Colema.n, Anna Ruth White, and Rose Oros. Second row: Mary Hambor, Norma Woldarek, Audrey Dyckes, Delores Katona, Marilyn Miller, Sally Nagy, Evelyne Blakeslee, and Miss Gladys Jacobs. Third row: Karen Lepisto, Marlene Miller, Carol Cooper, Mary Ann Pillar, Alice Kautiainen, Mary Ann Halleck, Louise Nagy, and Donna Creswell. Absent: John Popely and Donald Pethal. JUNIOR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE Seated, left to right: Carol Cooper, presidentg Delores Ka- tona, vice-president, Mary Ann Pillar, secretary. Standing: Au- drey Dyckes, business managerg Anna Ruth White, historiang and Karen Lepisto, treasurer. Forty-six The Junior Chamber of Commerce Club is composed of students who Wish to belong to the club and are enrolled in a business education department or will be in the future. The 24 members range from ninth to twelfth graders. They meet every first and third Monday in room 5. Miss Gladys Jacobs is the advisor. The club hopes to promote interest in the organization of business clubs in school, to furn- ish a means of developing professionally, to en- courage social contacts, and to become conversant with modern progressive business methods and systems. The club has been Very active this year. They revised the old constitution and selected a club pin. They have made trips to industrial offices, heard speakers, and held panel discussions on topics related to business. This page is sponsored by Teen Club Left to right, seated: Years of membership are shown in parenthesis: Frances Hilston 123, Susan Hill 113, Marlene Mackey 113, Muriel Karhu 113, Patricia Coleman 143, Nettie Nenno 143, Jeannette Mackey 113, .Ioan Kriikku 143, and Betty Marshall 133. Standing: Mary Ann Pillar 123, Marianne Lefelhocz 123, Joseph Kapostasy 113, George Hay- duke 113, Richard Katila 133, John Daly 123, Robert Potti 113, Kenneth Urban 113, Allan Tuisku 133, Thomas Sarvay 113, Steve Ruszkai 143, Charles Patterson 113, and Carolyn Olle 123. SCHOLARSHIP CLUB Scholarship Club is the most unusual club in Harding. To become a member is an honor which not everyone can achieve. Grades are averaged from the second se- mester of the previous school year and the first semester of the current school year, except for freshmen, who may become members on the basis of their first semester grades. The students who rank in the top 10 per cent of the boys and the top 10 per cent of the girls become members. This year, it has changed from a purely honorary society to an active club, and the members have drafted a constitution. They hold their meetings after school every other Thursday, in whatever room is available. The ob- jectives of the club are to arouse interest in good scholar- ship, acquaint the student body with available scholar- ships and college programs, and promote and exemplify good scholarship. During the Christmas season, the club sponsored Christmas music and readings each morning over the public address system. Letters are awarded in t.he club after a member has fulfilled the requirements. The club's main project this year has been studying student councils. They have made reports, attended student council meet- ings, and heard speakers, Mr. Dale Knapp is the advisor. This page is sponsored by Olarlds Bakery Left to right: Marianne Lefel- hocz, treasurerg Kenneth Urban, vice-presidentg Susan Hill, secre- taryg and Richard Katila, presi- dent. Forty-seven Left to right: Miss Joyce Anglin, advisorg Marilyn Miller, softball chairmang Marlene Miller volleyball chairmang Mary Rego, basketball chairmang Audrey Dyckes, treasurerg Elsie Horvath secretaryg Barbara Gillespie, vice-presidentg and Betty Koval, president. Absent: Dolores Ka tona, soccer chairman. GIRLS' ATH LETIC ASSOCIATION A glimpse of an exciting basketball game. Forty-eight The Girls' Athletic Association has charge of all girls' intramural sports. Girls from ninth to the twelfth grades are eligible to play. The games are played on Tuesday and Wednesday after school. Soccer, volleyball, basketball, and softball are played. A girl has to earn 100 points to become a member. 500 points earn a small letter, and 1000 points bring a large letter. Points are earned by participating in games, refereeing, and keeping score or time. The club hopes to promote sportsmanship and enable girls to participate in intramural sports. There are 90 to 100 members. Meetings are held at the call of the president. Miss Joyce Anglin is the advisor. This page is sponsorefl by C0lgro1Je's Drug Store. Left to right, Varsity cheerleaders: Margaret Pasanen, Mary Caruso, Nettie Nenno, and Ro- berta Alto. Junior Varsity cheerleaders: Alberta Mackey, Elaine Nelson, and Regena Bates. CHEERLEADERS The cheerleaders have become a necessary part of school life. These energetic girls are in charge of leading the cheering sections at foot- ball games, 'basketball games, and rallies. They have sponsored many rallies during the year. The varsity cheerleaders are the instructors of younger girlsin Pep Club. The cheerleaders are chosen early in the fall by a vote of the entire school. All the girls who are interested in cheering must audition before the school, and the student body votes for the girls who they think do the best job. The re- quirements are that they must have belonged to Pep Club one year prior to their try-out, and they must be at least in the ninth grade. Boys are not excluded, but it is very rare to seea boy cheer- leader from Harding. A new feature was insti- tuted this year with the electing of three Junior Varsity cheerleaders from the seventh and eighth grades. These young girls cheer for the Junior Varsity basketball games. The girls practice whenever they can find an appropriate time. They learn to synchronize' their cheers, learn new cheers, and sometimes compose original cheers. These girls Work very hard, and we should all be proud of our capable cheerleaders. This page is sponsored by Hilston and Sons. The Varsity cheerleaders "VVhooping it up" after at Skipper victory. Forty-nine Left, to right, first row: John Folk, William Henkel, Henry Kallio, Patricia Rose, Thomas Pike, Lois Lahna, Sandra Ojanpa, Brenda Tate, Dennis Mackey, and Miss Hilda Kula. Second row: Robert Rich, Seppo Rantala, Arthur Lagerstedt, Donald Skytta, Elaine Holson, Virpi Pakkala, Lillian Zapp, Carol Hritz, Clifford Blakeslee, and William I-Iyduke. Third row: David Noponen, Howard lvary, Karen Doll, Pirkko Lehtiniemi, - iicel Norma Nortunen, Stephanie Chupick, Mary Jean Roberts, Patricia Madanski, irley Molnar, Kenneth Cleary, Karen White, and Elaine Llapham. Fourth row: James Scribner, Donna Webster, Howard England, Jorma Isoniemi, Patricia Truznble, Nancy Tober, Andrew Markus, William Bumblis, Danny Borelli, Richard Heikkila, and Robert Esterhay. SEVENTH GRADE CRAFTS CLUB Miss Hilda Kula has offered seventh graders 7? ? ?p an unusual type of club. Anyone in the class who Mmm is interested in crafts is welcome to join. No ' ' officers are elected. The members have learned 7. S.- 2- . . . . ' . 5' 55 to follow directions, to use leisure time wisely, x' ,, 5' ' S L '.r . i ""' ,, and to make useful articles. on These busy little workers can often be seen working on their projects in study halls. The V class has been divided into two sections, 7B-1 .Q , 7 1, and 7B-2. One section meets in room 18, eighth Q ,ff f 2 period Monday, and the other meets first period, jf, 'Z 2 5 Friday. f ' The 43 members have worked on projects . - that interest themselves. Some projects have been aluminum plaques, belts, baby moks, wal- li VY lets, coin purses, and bags. " iii? This page is sponsored by the Lake County Federation of Labor. Fifty I Kneeling: Henry Knee, Raymond Pike, Dennis Steinback, Thomas Lasko, and David Wainio. Standing: Ralph Judy, Richard Hritz, Joseph Kever, Gary Jacobson, Robert Johnson, and Miss Hilda Kula. Absent: John Jones. EIGHTH GRADE CRAFTS CLUB The Eighth Grade Crafts Club is composed of 11 boys who have shown a special interest in crafts Work. This is their second year of work- ing in crafts, and they have become quite skilled in their work. No officers are elected. Any eighth grader who is willing to work can be a member. They meet Thursday, first period, in room 18. Besides using their leisure time advanta- geously, these boys have made animals, flowers, moccasins, key cases, five varieties of coin purses, and seven kinds of bags. Miss Hilda Kula is the sponsor. :K ' , gg-l a fif 4220 ' :JH 'E' This page is sponsored by the Neal Printing Company. Fifty-one Left to right, first row: Elaine I-lolson, Lillian Zapp, Sandra Ojanpa, Regena Bates, Carol Hritz Karen White, Janice Lepisto, Patricia Madanski. and Lois Lahna. Second row: Shirley Molnar, Donna Webster, Judy Silveroli, Dolores Pohto, Patricia Trurnble VITDI Pakkala, Elaine Nelson, Norma Nortunen, Stephanie Chupick, and Margaret Wilson. Third row: Carol Cooper, Margaret Pasane b , Sandra Irons, Mary Caruso Nancy Tober, Roberta Kulma, Marlene Mackey, Janice Ticel, and Rosemary Mackey. Absent: Roberta Alto Nettie Nenno. Left to right: Margaret Wil- son, presidentg Carol Cooper vice-presidentg Marlene Mackey , secretaryg and Mary Caruso, treasurer. Fifty-two PEP CLUB Pep Club is one of tl1e most active clubs in Harding High. The 31 members meet every Mon- day, first period, in the gym. Older girls teach the younger and inexperienced members the fun- damentals of cheerleading and baton twirling. This club sponsors the candidates for cheer- leading. Each candidate must belong to the club for a year before she is eligible to try out. Dues C100 a Week? are collected, and the girls sell programs at football games to earn money. This money is used to buy uniforms for the cheerleaders and to finance the annual school dance in the spring. Miss Joyce Anglin is the sponsor. This page is sponsored by Ohesshire Studio. Left no right, first row: William Henkel, John Folk, Henry Knee, Dennis Mackey, Rnger Haynes, Ken- neth Cleary, William Hyduke, Seppo Rantala, Henry K-allio, A1'Th11P L21S9I'St9dl2y and ROUGH RiCh- Second row: Thomas Pike, David Noponen, Andrew MHTKHS, RiChHI'd Heikkila, H0WFiI'd England, Jorma Isoniemi, Donald Skytta, Danny Borelli, William Bumblis, R011-31d Tlqel, C1iff01'fi B1-3k9S16e, and Howard Ivary. ' ' " ' Third row: Gerald Rich, Kenneth Otto, Gerald Keltto, Richard Hritz, Gary Hyduke, Walter Makee, David Korpinen, Dennis Steinback, Raymond Pike, Ralph Judy, and John Jones. Fourth row: David Wainio, Terry Brennan, Gary Jacobson, Joseph Kever, Robert Johnson, Mr. Matt lvary, Kenneth Heiskanen, Alan Ulvila, James Scribner, Robert Esterliay, and Thomas Lasko. BOYS' SPORTS CLUB Kneeling: Robert Esterhay, secretary. Standing: Gary Hy- duke, presidentg and'David Kor- pinen, treasurer. Under the supervision of Mr. lViatt Ivary, this ' large group of seventh and eighth grade boys study various sports. They meet each Monday, first period, in the balcony of the auditorium, where they see sport movies or discuss sports. The 44 members are gaining a broader knowledge of the various team events they will participate in while they are in high school. Be- sides learning the proper techniques and rules of sports, they also learn the essence of good sports- manship. Besides being educational, the club is also interesting and entertaining. Fifty-three SENIOR CLASS PLAY OF '55 Miss West, the director of the play, chose a sprightly and gay comedy, "Our Hearts Were Young and Gayn. This delightful and thoroughly laugh- able play was dramatized by Jean Kerr from the book by Cornelia Otis Skinner and Emily Kimbrough. Cornelia and Eniily, two 19 year-old girls, are caught in a web of ex- citement as they depart to Paris on a large, luxurious ocean liner. They pester and perplex the crew. Cornelia, who loves to express herself dramatic- ally, and Emily, a scatterbrain, involve their newly-made friends in a few of their difficulties. Soon, however, they do arrive in Paris only to be greeted with exploding gas meters and a selfish and mercenary dramatic instructor. All the characters romp through the play with such gaiety and skill it just proves that their hearts really were young and gay! Steward .... Mrs. Skinner .....,. Cornelia Otis Skinner . . . . , . Otis Skinner ...... Emily Kimbrough Purser ......... Stewardess .... Dick Winters . .. . Admiral ........ . Harriet St. John Winifred Blaugh Leo McEvoy . . . .. Alan Tuisku ..... Sally Nagy Patricia Coleman . . . VVaync Mietty Margaret Pasanen . Richard Katona Martha Kazsmer . . . Jack Resetar .. Steve Ruszkai . . Beverly Bittner Audrey Dyckes . . Richard Katila Inspector ..... Norma Vlloldarek Therese ...,... . . . Nettie Nenno Madame Elise ,........ .... D olores Paul Monsieur De La Croix .... . . . Carl Katila, Jr. Window Cleaner . Fifty four ., James Cardina Homog rl' Q Q Q A -A M Gi l CS ' 1 Q, -1- r 1 0 . Q0 2 mmullm 'S 12 qi! 9 ix U2 49 so C5235 x ldition of honor, scholarshif d hip complete our nez f f Fifty-Six President . . . Vice-President Secretary . . . Treasurer .. President . . . Vice-President Secretary . . . Treasurer . . SENIOR CLASS OFFICERS FIRST SEMESTER ' SECOND SEMESTER Class Motto , . . 4 David G. Hilston .. Sally Nagy Helen Hambor .. Patricia Coleman . . . Kenneth Valimaki Allan Tuiskn Helen Hambor David NI. Hilston "We have crossecl the biayg the ocean lies before us." Class Colors Green and White Class Flower Lily of the Valley Advisors Miss Dorothy West Mrs. Lucinda Patch Baleeg Pat George Paul Baliga Baseball 3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 4 Boys' Glee Club 3-4 Patricia Coleman Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1-2 Pep Club 1 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Commercial Club 4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 G. A. A. 3-4 Class officer 3-4 Scholarship Club 1-2-3-4 Lake Co. Scholarship Club 3-4 Hiram Scholarship Team 1-2-3 National Honor Society 4 Senior Class Play 4 George Curtis Basketball 1-2 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Camera Club 1 Intramurals 3 Homeroom officer 4 B617 Jim Helen Beverly Bittner Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Senior Class Play 4 James Cardina Football 1-2-3-4 Baseball Manager 1 Baseball 2 Intramurals 1-2-3-4 Homeroom officer 1-3-4 Senior Class Play 4 Helen Hambor Andrews School 1-2 Y-Teens 3-4 Girls' Glee Club 3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Class officer 4 Fifty-seven . Alice Kanyuh Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Alice B07'Ui6 David M. Hilston Football 1-3-4 Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Boys' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Mixed Ensemble 4 Intramurals 4 Class officer 4 Whitey M arty K lunk Fifty-eight Marsha Mora Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Pep Club 1 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Commercial Club 3 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Homeroom officer 3 Butch Paul Hambor Football 1-2-3 Basketball 1 Baseball 2 Intramurals 3-4 Scholarship Club 1-2 Homeroom officer 1-2-3-4 Martha. Kazsmer Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Commercial Club 3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Homeroom officer 4 Senior Class Play 4 David Gr. Hilston Football 1-2-3-4 Basketball 1-2-3-4 Baseball 3-4 Homeroom officer 1-4 Class officer 4 2 :Y :fa 2 5 -2 3 3 I .ff 1 1 .. .. I. . .,, ,L 5 2 . . QT .sa ,I ' -az... 1: jr 33,2 , Q .ii-:::, .5::55jjQ,j.g5--. " V J: 352. If W " 'V'3- 12.511512-. ' , A 9 .. . c,,3'?,v ' 2 Q,s.:sz,Q V 5 - .4 Q P- ' " I - . ij ig i 3 2' 1 . :3?-2.934 ' 'v 2128.1 'KS va' - -. .aff . ,, , ., 1 : 4 l ' fj . Q. ,. .Y 5? " f .sg 2 S ,. ,, T QV - ,.f...:f.,:w -.W f ., wx, 4 . 9 9 Q --v - ff: Kutz Carl Katila, Jr. Jr. I-Ii. Chorus 1 Sr. I-Ii. Chorus 2-3-4 boys' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Boys' Ensemble 3 Nature Club 1 Camera Club 1-2 Science Club 2 Visual Aid 1-2 Harbor Light Staff 3 Senior Class Play 3-4 Scholarship Club 1-2 Hiram Scholarship team 1-2-3-4 Charmane Wolvin Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Pep Club 1-2 Y-Teens 1-2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 G. A. A. 3-4 Cheerleader 1 Homeroorn officer 1-4 Jay-Gee Kayette Hakola Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Girls' Ensemble 2-3-4 John Hogya Football 1-2-3 Baseball 1 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Mixed Ensemble 4 Sr. Hi. Chorus 4 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Boys' Glee Club 3-4 Sports Club 1 Commercial Club 3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Intramurals 1-2-3-4 Kaye Jtwk John Knotts George Kanyuh Football 1-2 -4 Baseball Manager 3 Jr. Band 2 Basketball 1 Band 3-4 Band 1-2-3 Intramurals 2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Homeroom officer 1 Bucky Frank Fifty-nine Sal Coke Sixty Margot Sally Nagy Majorette 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Y-Teens 1-2-3-4 Commercial Club 3-4 G. A. A. 2-3-4 Homeroom officer 2-3 Class officer 4 Senior Class Play 4 David Komendat Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Intramurals 1-2-3-4 Sports Club 1 Margaret Pasanen Jr. Band 1 Band -1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3 Girls' Ensemble 2-3 Pep Club 1-2-3-4 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 G. A. A. 2-3-4 Cheerleader 2-3-4 Homeroom officer 3 Scholarship Club 2-3 Lake Co. Scholarship Club 3-4 Hiram Scholarship Team 2 National Honor Society 4 Senior Class Play 4 Rich Bettie Bill Richard Katona Football 1-2-3-4 Basketball 1-2-3-4 Baseball 2-3-4 Homeroom officer 1-3 Senior Class Play 4 Elizabeth Koval Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Girls' Ensemble 4 Mixed Ensemble 4 Pep Club 1 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 G. A. A. 3-4 William Pike Central High, Tenn. 1 Riverside High 2 Intramurals 4 FZGQWL N orm Wayne Donald Liimakka Football 1 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3 Boys' Glee Club 1-2 Norma VVoldarek Girls' Glee Club 3-4 Pep Club 1 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Commercial Club 3-4 Sr. Girls, Club 4 Senior Class Play 4 VVayne Mietty Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. C'horus 2-3-4 Senior Class Play 4 Joni Jack: Lou Joan Kriikku Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3 Girls' Ensemble 3-4 Mixed Ensemble 4 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 G. A. A. 3-4 Scholarship Club 1-2-3-4 Lake Co. Scholarship Club 3-4 Hiram Scholarship Team 1-2-3 Harbor Light Staff 4 National Honor Society 4 John Resetar Football 1-2-3 Basketball 1 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Boys' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Boys' Ensemble 2 Homeroom officer 1-2-3 Lake Co. Scholarship Club 4 Hiram Scholarship Team 3 Senior Class Play 4 Louise Nagy Majorette 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1-2-3-4 Y-Teens 1-2-3-4 Commercial Club 3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 G. A. A. 2-3-4 Homeroom officer 2 Sixty-one To 771, Satch sixty-two Smlcy Thomas Sarvay Football 3 Basketball 2-3-4 Sr. Hi. Chorus 3-4 Boys! Glee Club 1-4 Visual Aid 1-3-4 Homeroom officer 1 Class officer 3 Scholarship Club 4 Lake Co. Scholarship Club 4 Hiram Scholarship Team 1 Harbor Light Staff 4 National Honor Society 4 Sandra Sutch Girls' Glee Club 3-4 Y-Teens 1-2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Homeroom officer 3-4 Kenneth Valimaki Basketball 1-2-4 Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Intramurals 3 Homeroom officer 1-4 Class officer 4 Scholarship Club 1 Harbor Light Staff 4 Nettie Nenno TM? 4" : 252s:::::v1-:-.1. . 'hifi' ' 1"-1'-1-251:-:-. 1 1 Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 1-2 Girls' Ensemble 2-3 Pep Club 1-2-3-4 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 G. A. A. 2-3-4 Cheerleader 2-3-4 I-Iomeroom officer 2 Class officer 3 Scholarship Club 1-2-3-4 Lake Co. Scholarship Club 3-4 Hiram Scholarship Team 1-2-3-4 National Honor Society 4 Senior Class Play 4 ' Allan Tuisku H -- Basketball 1-2 V , Jr. Band 1 " jim fl Band 1-2-3-4 A' -gl' Intramurals 4 1 I-Iorneroom officer 1-2 Class officer 4 Scholarship Club 1-3-4 N ettie - 4 A 1 + 1- ,,... S . - 2 P ' " , '- 4 f f f? ' f ' . ..E'Q.j','jj:':g: -'S 25' -G 2 ' 'S -. V - ----. Q. . - ,Q ., , , iz av fr A gl ' 9 5 ii 4 K , . sg ' 5 H Q2 , 4 .Q pk 5? 4 4 E 5329 , ? , 5 Mk fi 9 U' 4 it 4, egg 4 apes , , Q. , MP6 ggvf ,gig 5 4 Q 1..'if'5255?f1 Lake CO- Scholarship Club 3-.4 , 1 Harbor Lent Staff 4 Senior Class Play 4 , " " . . AZ 4 Dee Dolores Paul Sr. Hi. Chorus 2-3-4 Girls' Glee Club 3 Pep Club 1 Y-Teens 2-3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Harbor Light Staff 4 Senior Class Play 4 S7f6'IJC Kilroy Joanne Steve Ruszkai Football 3-4 Basketball 1 Jr. Band 1 Band 1-2-3-4 Jr. Hi. Chorus 1 Intramurals 2-3-4 Scholarship Club 1-2-3-4 Lake Co. Scholarship Club 3-4 Harbor Light Staff 4 Hiram Scholarship Team 2-3-4 National Honor Society 4 Senior Class Play 4 Richard Willhoite Football 1-2-3-4 Basketball 1-2 Intramurals 2-3-4 Joanne VVerbeach St. Mary's School 1-2 Y-Teens 3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 John D66 Aija Ann John Stirm Athletic Business Manager 1-2-3-4 Sr. Hi. Chorus 2 Homeroom officer 1 Hiram Scholarship Team 2-4 Dolores Knee Girls' Glee Club 3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 Homeroom officer 2-3-4 Ronald Kangas Football 1 Basketball 2 Intramurals 1-2-3-4 Homeroom officer 2-4 Anna Ruth White Harman High, W. Va. 1-2 Girls' Glee Club 3-4 Y-Teens 3-4 Commercial Club 3-4 Sr. Girls' Club 4 K Sixty-three LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT We, the graduating class of 1955, Harding High School, Fairport Harbor, Ohio, being of sound mind and body, do hereby declare this to be our Last Will and Testament: ARTICLE I. Mr. Williams: The memory of our bright, smiling faces. Mr. Branthoover: The old gymnasium. Miss Rugg: A million dollars. Mrs. Patch: A speech class that doesn"t like to speak. Mr. Winchell: Energy to speak louder. Mr. Daly: A swimming pool. Mr Ivary: A football team that can beat Painesville. Mr Stirm Miss West: Miss Kula Science, chemistry, and biology classes tha A book entitled "How to do the Mambo". : 6,000 packs of gum. Mr. Luoma: A pair of Elevator shoes. Mr. Lauver: The Cleveland Indians. Mrs. Martin: A car with a stove in it. Mr. Thomas: History classes that believe his tales. Latin class. Mrs. Dragus: A third-year for his new shop. Mr. Carter: Some machines who sing on pitch. Mr. Coffelt: Boys and girls that can't lose games. Miss Anglin: All-star teams Mrs. Blazina: A quart of Tabu perfume. Miss Hollett: A chocolate cake. Mr. Knapp: The record "Young at Heart". Miss Jacobs: Students who can take shorthand with one hand and type with the other. t are always careful Juniors: The beautiful women and handsome men who adorn our lockers. Sophomores: The new Junior Class stand. Freshmen: The ambition we had in the ninth grade. Paul Baliga leaves his soft voice to Mrs. Patch. Beverly Bittner leaves her baby sitting jobs to Helena Hiltunen. James Cardina leaves his Pizza-making ability to 'fBull', Mackey. Patricia Coleman leaves her fingernail polish to Mary Caruso. George Curtis leaves his parliamentary procedure as class president to Susan Hill. Kayette Hakola leaves her wavy hair to Audrey Dyckes. Helen I-Iambor leaves her black belt to Ann Waiiiio. Paul Hambor leaves his crew cut to John Daly. "Butch" Hilston leaves his good nature to Richard Katila. "Whitey', Hilston leaves his blond hair to Barbara Gillespie. Sixty-four Jack Hogya leaves his pegged pants to all catmen. Ronald Kangas leaves his dictionary to VValter Asuma. Alice Kanyuh leaves her shorthand homework to Richard Eckert. George Kanyuh leaves his record collection to Thomas Remaley. Carl Katila leaves his dry humor to William Stange. Richard Katona leaves his muscles to Carroll Reeves. Martha Kazsmer leaves her sincerity to Mary Hunter. Dolores Knee leaves her car to the Drivers' Training class. John Knotts leaves his "glue fingersv to Kenneth Urban. David Komendat leaves his duck hunting to Max Brainard. Bettie Koval leaves her fun-loving nature to Betty Marshall. Joan Kriikku leaves her knee socks to Carol Cooper. Donald Liimakka leaves Wayne Mietty leaves his bolero ties to Norman Randa. Marsha Mora leaves her giggle to Jeannette Mackey. Louise Nagy leaves her baton to the first boy majorette. Sally Nagy leaves her athletic ability to Paula Tompkins. Nettie Nenno leaves her double-joints to Karen Hill. Margaret Pasanen leaves her singing in the halls to Frances Hilston. Dolores Paul leaves her artistic ability to Marianne Lefelhocz. William Pike leaves the memory of his bright smile to the girls. John Resetar leaves his Ford at home. Steve Ruszkai leaves his excellence in science to "Hickory" Myers. Thomas Sarvay leaves his height to Henry Knee. John Stirm leaves school to further his education. Sandra Sutch leaves her pajama parties to Rosalie Bacso. Allan Tuisku leaves his laugh to Robert Lurvey. Kenneth Valimaki leaves his All-American good looks to Hollywood. Joanne Werbeach leaves her crazy dancing to the Arthur' Murray studio. Anna Ruth VVhite leaves her gaiety to Mary Rego. Richard Willhoite leaves his milk truck to Robert Potti. his coming to school early to Madalene Chebra. dance Norma Woldarek leaves her carbon papers from typing to Mary Ann Moroz. Charmane Wolvin leaves her rings to Carole Makee. 'R rg c 'Q Sixty-five Vvayne and Kaye's lU'1L.S"IfCCLl Ability THE IDEAL SENIOR BOY Norma and A1's Sense of Humor Bill and Martllafs Sixty-six Quietness Rich and Margot's E Sports Ability Whitey and Sal's Fwiendliness AND GIRL WOULD HAVE -- - Tom and Joan Jack and Dee's Most Likely to Succeed Artistic Ability George and Nett.ie's Looks ' Jack and M01lie's Kenny and Pat's Dancing Ability Hair . Sixty-seven Left. to right.: Thomas Sarvay, Nettie Nenno, Joan Kriikku, Patricia Coleman, Margaret P asanen, and Steve Ruszkai. NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY To become a member of the National Honor Society is the highest honor which can be bestowed upon a member of the senior class. The members are chosen on four counts-scholarship, leadership, character, and service. Members must be in the upper third of the class scholastically and only fifteen percent of the graduating class is chosen. Grades are compiled on the basis of seven semesters of school, except for mid-years who have already com- pleted eight semesters. Seniors fulfilling requirements were listed, and the faculty members voted for six, which was this yearls quota. The program was an impressive ceremony this year and very different from those of the past. The faculty members were robed, and as the students were chosen, they, too, were given a robe. The initiation service which followed was one of the most dignified and inspiring programs ever seen here. . ' A Y O ' HONOR -p socnfv l The Emblem of the Society H The emblem is the keystone and flaming : 7 ll 5 torch. As the keystone is used for stability, ' so the structure of our education is held firm and true by the virtues represented in this symbol. The flaming torch .is symbolical i of the searching light of truth. Character, 3 scholarship, leadership, and service are rep- ' resented by the letters C, S, L, and S. Sixty- eight CAN YOU IMAGINE! Paul Baliga without Marsha. Beverly Bittner not carrying her tenor saxophone home. James Cardina without his derby. Patricia Coleman with a low I. Q. George Curtis not being tardy. Kayette Hakola not going to Canada in the summer. Helen Hambor not being secretary of our class. Paul Hambor wearing a coat. "Butch" Hilston being 5'2". "Whitey" Hilston taking home-ec. Jack Hogya with a Hbutchn. Ronald Kangas not saying funny things. Alice Kanyuh not being friendly. George Kanyuh not smiling. Carl Katila not taking pictures. Richard Katona not being good in all sports. Martha Kazsmer yelling in class. Dolores Knee with a D.A. haircut. John Knotts being in school every day. David Komendat without his new shotgun. Bettie Koval not twisting her hair around her fingers. Joan Kriikku not in the band. Donald Liimakka teaching Drivers, Training. Wayne Mietty starting a fight. Marsha Mora without Paul. Louise Nagy working at Mike,s Garage. Sally Nagy not rooting for the basketball team. Nettie Nenno not being a cheerleader. Margaret Pasanen not writing notes. Dolores Paul not doing the dirty boogie. William Pike being bald-headed. John Resetar not being able to draw. Steve Ruszkai not studying. Thomas Sarvay not working at the Beacon Market. John Stirm not taking tickets at basketball games. Sandra Sutch working at Hilbergs. Allan Tuisku not being a janitor. Kenneth Valimaki with an Italian accent. Joanne 'Werbeach not being shy. Anna Ruth Wlhite being an old maid. Richard Willhoite not playing intramurals. Norma VVoldarek being quiet. Charmane VVolvin weighing 220 pounds. Sixty-nine E -11111.--.1111111gl1nu.11qg1n-.1 Compliments of Diamond Alkali Company .AL CH LS CLEVELAND, OHIO I I I E I 5 I i I E I I I E I i I S I I I I 5 I I 2 I I 5 I i I E I E I I l I E I E I I e I T iunlilmiulliuoia Seventy-three 'E' l 2 L l l l I I l 1 l I L h 1 1 l Q 4 fifrllllvllllillllvlll Seventy-four n-nn1nu11-...-11111-1111...-.-111--1 Congratulations To The Class of 'I955 of Harding High School Officers and Members Local Union 12231 District 50, U. M. W. of A. 411 High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio Buckeye Ice Cream and Dairy Company Under this name you find a standard of Dairy Products unexcelled in Lake County. Best Wishes to the Class of 1955 for a task Well done. Buckeye Dairy Company Phone EL 7-5981 429 Eagle St, Fairport Harbor, Ohio -. -. 1 im-,I l1lln.-nu-llu1ull1u L' L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L I E I E L L L L L L L L L I 5 L L L T -9- Seventy-five afu1nn1n 111111 4 111-111111---1- -. 111--11 4. l T T E Q I 5 s 1 T 3 T E T T E E L I -5- Seventy-six Congratulations and Best Wishes To The Class of 1955 Veterans of Foreign Wars 26 Gold Stars Post No. 7754 310 High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio -v""..f'-H-:-' ,f"" Q i F s is 1 The Guide to Better' Food Values Next to the Postoffice Fairport Harbor, Ohio ELmwood 41-3641 111111 1111111111111111111111111111111 --111111111111111 1 111111111111111111111111-1111111111111 111111111111111-111 Q, 1 --11111n111n1ot Congratulations To The Class of 'I955 William Bukky and Sons Trucking Burns Road Madison, Ohio if n , The Big New Ford for '55 You can pay more ' but wou canit buy better. Frank Stanton Motors Erie at N. St. Clair Street Painesville, Qhio 11u11-u1111-m11u11- l I Q L 1 L L L L L L 1 l -P Seventy-seven 'L l ,-ml1ml.1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1nn1,..m1m,1 1 1 1 1 1 Compliments of Kitty and Jiggs "Where Harmony Never' Ceasesn 340 High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio In Lake County "It's T0nbman's" Toubman's Department Store Corner 4th and High St. Fairport Harbor, Ohio Self-Serve ELmwood 4-3533 Self-Serve Fairport's One-Stop Shopping Center Clothing for the Entire Family Complete Home Outfitters Everything to make the Heart of the Home Inviting 54 Years of Successful Business ,l,,,1,,,,1,,,,...,,,,-,,,, 11111,-1111 11111 1 1ml1tm-av1nu- -nu1nu-Inu-r-luv1n -Of' Seventy-eight 4- ------------ - ------- - ----- - '1- Compliments of GURLEY'S RESTAURANT, INC. High Street Fairport Harbor, Oh Compliments and Best VVishes of THE TOLEDO, LORAIN, and FAIRPORT DOCK COMPANY Compliments of L. E. PATCH INSURANCE AGENCY General Insurance Fairport Harbor, Ohio I' I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I E I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I l1,,u1I.-...1111.11111111.1111...H,.-,,.,.,I1,,n-.-1111 Best Wishes to the Class of '55 THE UNION SAND and SUPPLY CORPORATION Painesville, Ohio All Our Best Wishes to the Class of '55 CARLISLE - ALLEN CO. Pai'nfes'ville's Bigger, Better, Busier, Department Store On the Park Painesville, Ohio Compliments of MAR-VAL RECREATION Pi.-lllllllllirllllilllillllinllI1IIII1IIII1IIIIilllluulllllihulllldlllllillllsuslllcvllllillll-1 -I lu-llllilll iiiiiiii T 1 Eighty Compliments of JOHN'S SERVICE STATION "Fairpo1't's Most Complete Service Station? New and East Streets Fairport Harbor, Ohio CONGRATULATIONS GRADUATES OF 1955 America depends upon its youth to maintain its ideals. We hope you never falter in maintaining the same standards set by your predecessors. Remember, we are always looking for graduates earnest in their desire to succeed. THE OHIO RUBBER CO. Willoughby, Ohio Promote Fairport Harbor By Telling Your Out-of-Town Friends About FAIRPORT MARDI GRAS June 30 - July 1-2-3-4, 1955 on Fairport's Spacious Beach 11111121111..-.-.11-,111111-.-..-,m...n 'I' l I II-TIIII1-llllvllbil Eighty-one Qu:-1:11111 1 L n L Z l l I l l 4- Eighty-two Congratulations and Best Wishes to the Class of '55 NAUGATUCK CHEMICAL Division of United States Rubber' Company Painesville, Ohio Good Luck to the Class of '55 LOCKIE-LEE DAIRY 310 Chester Street Painesville, Ohio Compliments of THE LAKE COUNTY TRANSPORTATION COMPANY 0?-m1- - 1 - 1 1 1 1 11u111m-111111111-ni 1 1 1 - 1 1 - 1 -- 1 1 '- 1 1 1' 1 -' 1 """"'a' I Compliments of I A. J. McCRONE CO. I T - I I I Congratulations and Best Wishes t ULLE'S LAKEVIEW MARKET l William Ulle, Prop. ,3O i L - l 5 I I 420 Second Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio T I Compliments of T cAs1s1.1.A's 1 Cleaners - Dyers - Furriers 2 I I Fairport Painesville E I Kiln 111111111 11111111 11111111111:: 11111-1 1 1 1111111-11111111111111-vi' lr Eighty-three 5 E E T :Qon1lul1nn1unu Eighty-four .ig-un1lnl v1vir:-vi1 1. ,i,L11Li1ii,, ,TTL11 gig I Congratulations to the Senior Class BEN FRANKLIN STORE Phone Elmwood 4-4721 Corner of Third and High Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of LIGHTHOUSE INN Si W'here good fellows meet." Food ---' Beverages Corner of Third and High Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of ROY JOHNSON'S SANITARY BARBER SHOP 209 Third Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio New Cars Used Cars Compliments of EARL EVANS CHEVROLET, INC. 1255 Mentor Ave. -- Corner Fairgrounds Road Parts Service Phone EL 7-7587 Congratulations and Best VVishes HARBOR COAL and SUPPLY Coal, Coke, Glidden Paint Rheem Gas Appliances 716 East Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio Phone EL 7-6442 Compliments to the Class of 1955 TANTRE'S MARKET S elf-Service 440 Fifth Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio Phone EL 4-4821 1 .. .. -. ... 1 ..- 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 -. 1 .- 1 1 .- .. 1 ... 1 1441111111ml-.lm1lm-4. 1 .- ,winn- 'Z' l 5 5 I . . 'F' Eighty-five 4...-1... ---- .., -......... l L l l l I if'-lln-nu-n Eighty-six Compliments of MACKEY'S SELF-SERVICE Mr. and M1's. Ben Mackey Corner Plum and Seventh Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of CASTELLO'S FLOWER SHOP Corner Courtland and High Fairport Harbor, Ohio Phone EL 4-S350 Congratulations to The Class of 1955 BELL'S RESTAURANT Mr. and Mrs. Louis Bell, Jr. -. ,. 1m...nn- 'I' I I I I 1 I I I ZAPP'S SERVICE STATION I I Corner SiXth and High Streets Fairport Harbor, Ohio S I I I Congrlaituflations and Best VVishes Z To the Senior Class of '55 Inbthu If , J i I ' No. STATE ST...PAlNESVlllE...El 4'4388...FREEi DEHVERY - z I I Compliments of ' BEDFORD MEN'S SHOP 152 Main Street Painesville, Ohio I Compliments to the Class of 1955 ' From Lake County's Largest ' Used Car Dealer E I JACK HERMAN Moron sAl.Es 3 I i Eighty-seven 'Z' l L .!'rIIIlvIIIITIIlI1-IIII Eighty-eight y.1un11n11-111111-11-.-.1..1-.1111-1111-.1... RICH RECREATION BOWLING Clean -- Wholesome Sport High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of MEDINA PACKING CO. Route 20 Painesville, Ohio Compliments of PELAT'S KITCHEN Where Good Coffee Is Served with Pure Cream Congratulations to the Class of 1955 SEARS, ROEBUCK and COMPANY 95 N. Park Place Painesville, Ohio 1lm1ml11...1.1.1.-ml-.ml1,lll1. 1 1 1 1 1 1 1,.. 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 All good things to all of you! Ae7771?77jfQi,, Painesville's Corner on Fashion Wfhen yoa're out and want a treat There's sure one place that can't be beat, X It's Isaly's, just down the street VVhere all the gang hangs out to eat. ISALY DAIRY STORE High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio HlLL'S HARDWARE F. O. Hill, Prop. Frigidaire Sales and Service 218 Sixth Street 213 High Street EL 4-3462 - Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of MULQUEENY BROS. FUNERAL HOME 99 E. Erie St. 312 Eagle St. Painesville Fairport 1 1nu-un-,g T E 5 l 1 4- Eighty-nine 5' A l 5 E 5 .Z--....-.... Ninety CONGRATULATIONS T0 THE CLASS OF 1955 from MR. SPERBER of WRlGHT'S of Painesville Shopping Center Compliments of the BREAD and BUTTER FOOD SHOP 427' Eagle Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio .Phone EL 7-5362 CONGRATULATIONS AND BEST WISHES POTTI FUNERAL HOME 538 Fifth Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of HARBOR INN J. C. Sabol, Prop. High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of PARK W-HOUR LAUNDRY Herman Eckert 38 Liberty Street Painesville, Ohio BALDWIN-KINKAID MOTORS, INC. Extend Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 1955 Chrysler and Plymouth Dealers for Painesville and Fairport 265 North State Street Phone EL 4-4331 Painesville Compliments of l. FAIRPORT MACHINE SHOP 1 Fairport Harbor, Ohio N Compliments of THE J. W. HEMPHILL INSURANCE AGENCY 38 Richmond Street Painesville, Ohio Phone EL 2-3131 'E' I L , i Nmety-one ,ofou-un- 1 1 1 1 1 1 1-1 1 1 1 1 1 1,,ll1.1ll,,1 1m.1m1 1,,l,1,,,,-4111.111 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1U ! : Compliments of I PAINESVILLE BUICK, INC. BUICK Q 59 North St. Clair Street Phone EL 4-4733 l E Painesville, Ohio I l Compliments of the l FAIRPORT HARBOR LloNs CLUB T OFFICERS 1 T VV. Toubman, Pres. fli ng' i F. Stange, Jr., V. Pres. 7iK?f.,,,,,.owfjVT : C. Clark, Treasurer - J. Otto, Secretary ' J. Karplak, Tail Twister I l .. Z VVATCHES - DIAMONDS - JEWELRY . Elgin and Hamilton Watches i vi -ll Spring and Electric Clocks, Rings, and Strap Watches i Q11 l Repair Work for all makes of Watches i First Class Service - All Work Guaranteed - ..., ,QW ' g oscAR RUUSTEN, JEWELER E 332 High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio I l I T J. W. STANTON, INC. ' LINCOLN-MERCURY l Q Phone EL 7-7533 94 S. Park Place Painesville, Ohio i 'I'-lm1uu1uu1ml11111111.-111111-.111111111-.1..11m1 Ninety-two CONGRATULATIONS AND BEST WISHES To The Class of 1955 THALL'S SHOE STORE 326 High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of A NELL-BESS SHOPPE Women's Apparel 217 Third Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of DRS. J. and D. WERTHEIMER and DR. C. LESTER Compliments of ' DASHER RUBBER and CHEMICAL CO. BEST WISHES TO THE SENIOR CLASS OF HARDING HIGH SCHOOL p -r I 5 I I I I I I I I E E 5 I 5 I 5 I 5 I 5 I 5 I 5 I E I 5 I 5 I 5 I E , -I N lnety-three 4...-,... ---...... .............. ....... ,P Compliments of THE BIG I4 CLEANERS 701 High Street N Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of FAIRPORT RESTAURANT lwary Maclc, Prop. High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio CONGRATULATIONS AND BEST WISHES NORTH STAR DAIRY COMPANY 533 Eagle Street Phone EL 7-6880 Fairport Harbor, Ohio Complimehts of SUONIO'S SERVICE STATION Dial ELmwood 4-31 26 Corner Sixth and East Fairport Harbor, Ohio 'I'-llu1nn1un --1111111 - 1111-11 -1 -111111 1111 Ninety-four gp 2 l TIIITIIIICQQ ' I HILL'S PLUMBING AND HEATING APPLIANCES VVestinghouse and Hotpoint Delco Gas and Oil Furnaces 616 High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio . EL 2-2400 Compliments of WILLIAM J. HUNYADI Licensed Real Estate Broker Fairport Harbor, Ohio PARKWAY SERVICE Texaco Gas and Oils Life Long Batteries - Firestone Tires Quaker .State Oil Auto Accessories Corner Third and Eagle Fairport Harbor, Ohio Compliments of VILLAGE RESTAURANT 338 High Street Fairport Harbor, Ohio E un1nn--lln1no5v Ninety-five oIu1llu1un1 1 1I-nn1un1un1lnl1llu1llu-- - -- 1 1 1 is 1, 1 1 1 1 1 -m-n1mm-nn-un1uu1un1nn1 - 1 1:1111 1 Compliments of BEST WISHES t the Class of ,55 T Sanborn Motors 0 Equipment, Inc. A. J. Slmon Store T S10 , Dr Goods, Ball Band Q Jobbem- of Rutibeej Fooltware, Ready-to-Wear, L A t b.l P t d Campus Sportswear, Portage Quahty I u omg ze my 8 an Footware, Hanes Underwear and T Shop Equipment Sportsware, Adamts Felts and Sports T T T Hats and Sportsware L 54h N. State Street Pa1nesv1lle t Phone ELmwood 4-44375 312 High Street Fairport : Berry-Bill Co 1 l I Compliments of Dealer for Aluminum Storm Doors and Combination - W' d T The Buckeye m ws T 16 S. State Street Painesville l Soda Company 5 Phone EL 4-8809 Home Phone EL 44-3910 ! 1 Congra-tullations to the T Haas' Restaurant T Class of '55 T Ma Haas, Prop. T Lake Florists I Phone ELmwood 4-S237 207 Third street T Fairport-Nursery Road T Painesville Fmporlt T - t To the Graduates of T Best Wishes Harding '55 T We Extend Heartiest T to the Graduating Class of 155 Congratulations and Best Wishes 1 7 Il's i Thayer's Pharmacy Russe l A Friendly Store : Painesville T 116 Main Street Painesville li'-nn1nu1un1ul 11111 nu-1111119-l1u1nu 11111 nn-nu-1lm--uu1llll1llll--lm-nu--un- 1 11111um-ml-ml-llll-nl nf: Ninety-six ,I "'llll 11111 1111- - 1111111111111-1-11111 I uiunilnfe Fairport Furniture Co. "Complete Home Outfitters" Convenient Terms 328 High. Street Fairport Congratulations to A the Class of '55 Kintner 'Jewelry Co. Paul Meredith, Prop. Cor. State and Erie Streets Telephone EL 2-11557 Painesville Best Wishes H to the .Class of '55 J. A. Smith and Sons Men's Apparel and Shoes 124 Main Street Painesville -Whaley Hardware B. P. S. Paints Giftware, Houseware, and Toys ELmwood 2-3136 181 Main Street Painesville 11ml11m1nu1uu1lln-nn-ull: 1 1 -ul1un1lln-nllrull T T I Compliments of Rogat Hardware Co. Appliances - Electrical Supplies Housewares - Gifts Phone ELmwood 7-5792 High Street Fairport l Hammond Organs Solovoxes and Pianos Edsel H. Pfabe i l "Everything in Music" 69 Liberty St. Painesville T Phone ELmwood LL-8516 l Registered Jeweler - American Gem Society T Diamonds E John Rich Jeweler I Optometrist T Gifts for All Occasions L 'I Established 1858 T 162 Main Street Painesville 3 A Bright and Happy Future l I to the Class of '55 i E 5 The Standard Drug Co. 1 146 Main St. Painesville I l I 4' N inety-seven ,L-nn-n - - L l ..1..1i1un1nn-.i-mllnn..1111...1-....-1111111111 Compliments of Uno, Heiskanen Shoe Shop 711 High Street p Fairport Compliments of A. R. Pohto, D. D. S. Compliments of EImer's Auto Sales Cor. Jackson and Rt. 20, Mentor Z Phone BLackburn 5-8375 Compliments of Dr. J. M. Bell Compliments of Bob's Beverage 215 Third Street Phone F.Lmwood 4-3403 Fairport Compliments of Dr. T. H. Riley Optometrist 202 Third Street Fairport Compliments of i Dr. E. R. Heikkinen V Optometrist Compliments of R. J. Hummer, D. D. S 30:11lun-nn-nu1uu1un 111111111111111111 - 111111111 -Pl' Ninety-eight Best Wishes to the Class of '55 A. J. Ritari Congratulations to the Senior Class of '55 A Lovely Coiffure Reflects an Expert Hair Cut 'fFor Beauty" Itls White Cross EL 7-6823 Ondo Sisters Congratulations to the Class of '55 Chuck's Barber Shop Charles Biller 4415 High Street Fairport Compliments of B. Fisher, M. D. 11.-11--1-1-1111un1unic. L l V Compliments of l E Andrus Insurance Agency General Insurance 1 l Real Estate - Surety Bonds l Painesville Fairport l 5 SHOE REPAIR SERVICE I Edward Kal-ila L L Q 428 Plum Street i Fairport 1 l l Success and Happiness I to all Graduates l Bailey's L Corner Sixth and Eagle Sts. , T Fairport T Compliments of 1 Mike's Motor Sales i Fairport U 1 I 'I' irrriri nr xiiriil Il!I1llIIillII-Illl1llII1'!' Ninety-nine -nl-11:111.-.-111-1111 'Q' l 8,000,000 Women l Canit be Wrong T Maytag Washer and l lroner Co. l 20 S. State St. Painesville L l I Compliments of William A. 'Zatorsky l 1 Zatorsky Music Co. 3302 High Street Fairport T l l Congratulations to the I Senior Class i Hungarian Culture Club 633 High St. Fairport l L l T The Educational f Supply Co. I Painesville I Q.i.......-....-......,..i-........ ------. - - - One Hundred Compliments of Goodyear Service Cor. Washington and S. State Painesville Josten's Class Rings Announcements Yearbooks Awards 6344 Union Commerce Bldg. Cleveland 141, Ohio Compliments to the Class of '55 V. Kap Trucking, Inc. Congratulations to the Senior Class Bitzer Furniture Co. Furniture and Rugs for Every Home 19 S. St. Clair Street Painesville 1 1 inn1ull1un1llq1nll--nn-1nn1lul-mi-mn1un1un1nll1lln1nu1 Neal Printing Co., Fairport Hbr., Ohio


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