Farmington High School - Student Yearbook (Farmington, CT)

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THE FARMINGTON STUDENT CLASS BGGK GF 1932 FARMINGTON HIGH SCHGGL FARMINGTON, CONNECTICUT DEDICATION To the class of 1882, which celebrates its fiftieth anniversary this year and was the first to be gradu- ated from Farmington High School, we respectfully dedicate this issue of THE STUDENT. THE CLASS OF '82 MR. IOHN SCOTT KING M. NETTIE CooKE W. R. I-IEADY 'C. L. YouNGs CLASS OF '32. " Deceased. FARMINGTON STUDENT FRONT ROW-Left to Right-ELSIE NORGARD, VICTORIA VALICORSKI, MARY BASIC, EVELYN CARSON, HELEN KINNARNEY. SECOND ROWNMILDRED IUDD, CAROL BROOKS, HELEN HARTIGAN, MARGARET HERZOG, I-IAZEL ALDERMAN. BACK ROVV-EGIDIO LAuRETTI, CHARLES CADWELL, ROBERT SAUNDERS, EDWARD NELSON. BERTRAM PELTIER, ANDREW BROWN, FARMINGTON STUDENT STAFF Editor-in-Chief . ......,.... HELEN HARTIGAN Assistant Editors HAZEL ALDERMAN, EDWARD NELSON Business Manager L..... EGIDIO LAURETTI Assistant Managers . GEORGE LuSK, CHARLES CADWELL Alumni Editor . , , ...,. MILDRED IUDD Athletic Editors . . ROBERT SAUNDERS, VICTORIA VALIGORSKI joke Editor .....,....... ANDREW BROWN Faculty Advisory Board , DOROTHY REED, ESTHER CLARK, HIRAM TAYLOR CLASS EDITORS Seniors. . , BERTRAM PELTIER Freshmen I MARY BABIC juniors . I , CAROL BROOKS Eighth Grade ELSIE NORGARD Sophomores . EVELYN CARSON Seventh Grade HELEN KINNARNEY 5 FFAIQMINGYQN StTlUDENT F 50th Axial Q U W ANNWERSARY W Editorial S THIS year marks the fiftieth milestone in the history of the graduating classes of Farmington High School, we deem it altogether fitting and proper that not only the history of this institution, but the alumni and alumnae, be given a particular place in the year book of the class of '32, With this idea in mind we have endeavored to enlarge upon our annual this year and to make of it a medium through which former graduates may recall to mind their student days and through which present day students may visualize in an interesting way the schoolls past and realize what a metamorphosis it has been through since the class of '82, the first to be graduated from this institution, received their diplomas. We also wish to take this opportunity to thank publicly those who have so graciously aided us in the compilation of the high school's history and in obtaining interesting information concerning the members of the alumni. We, the class of '32, feel intensely the honor not only of being the fiftieth class to graduate from Farmington High School and to have, incidentally, a quota of fifty members, but also the fact that we are the first class to spend all four years in the new building. And now, in a reflective frame of mind due partly, perhaps, to the stress which has been placed upon the past and our predecessors, and partly to the fact that we realize we are leaving Farmington High School. as students, for- ever, we feel a strong determination taking possession of us to come back as members of the alumni and to uphold the standards of the school for another fifty years as that first graduating class has so ably done. HELEN HARTIGAN, '32. 6 FARMINGTON STUDENT FRONT ROW-Left to Right- MISS EVELYN BOWER Mathematics MISS FANNIE WATSON English MISS THERESA DRONFIELD Social Subjects Miss MILDREIJ WHITNEY , . English Miss Dems OSBORNE . Home Economics MISS ESTHER SULLIVAN . . French SECOND ROW- MR. HAROLD SMITH Miss DOROTHY AMES MISS ESTHER CLARK MISS DOROTHY REED MR. IOSEPH BURNS BACK ROW- MR. HIRAM TAYLOR MR. E. W. ELLIS . MR. CHARLES MURPIIY . , . . Commercial English and Mathematics . Commercial History Latin , . , . , Science Principal, Supt, of Farmington Schools . . , lllanual Training FARMINGTON STUDENT l Facsimile of the Commencement Program of the Class 1882, the First to be Graduated from Farmington High School I Y CLASS or '82. COLOR, CARDINAL. s"m-ns '-sim....11..1Hz.m.,.........,,.,.....,s.z" 4 W, w, k Hmnv, J. 5. KING, c, 1. YOUNGS, M. NETTIE COOKE CLASS OF '82 "4""'gA" "" ' CHORUS. 50,-.Q..0. lluionville High School. v ... fr vm era.. .. Wine.. ' CONGREGATIONAL. CHURCH. 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Essn-" :mmm civaiawaon H my M Nm. CML ui, sorlczfuixavhm rvamiw' www- im y If nw.. xv. olo.1-xox---mn swam mmm," mu. vanfdmfy ,xadfms W it K um.. V. QUAR'I'l'.T'l'lif"Whvlc has llxc Summer Hui "' way.,... 1, M, N, Mm mm .mn M., m..,f1..m,, im 1 n. l,..,.ir.M vi coxrsiuum ulx'iLorAAs. vu uiouus-.--umm Nom," rlfmus mm in n vm, lKllN1.U1L'I'ION, FARMINGTON STUDENT History of Farmington High School LTHOUGH an elementary education was available. in the town of Farm- ington during the middle part of the nineteenth century, it was not until 1882 that the first class was graduated from the high school, which com- prised but two rooms on the upper floor of the same wooden structure in which the classes of the grammar school were, and still are, conducted. At that time, and for many ensuing years, the institution was known as the Unionville High School, until a complaint on the part of the citizens of Farmington brought about the change which exists today. The commencement exercises of that first class, which were under the supervision of Mr. Montieth, whom we honor as the first principal, were held in the Congregational Church, which stood where the Town Hall now stands. Of the four graduates, three were boys. It is interesting to note that the salutatorian of the class, Iohn Scott King, whose topic at graduation was "Education," and who, incidentally, was the first student of the high school to attend college, later was graduated from Yale with the well-known William Lyon Phelps. The valedictorian, Wallace Heady, now holds the honorable position of Iudge in one of the Springfield Courts. In 1883 no class was graduated, due to the fact that Mr. Montieth pre- vailed upon the students to remain another year that they might better fit them- selves for the future. Since this year, 1932, marks the bicentennial of Washington's birthday, we must make mention of the fact that these first two classes fittingly celebrated its occurrence and would undoubtedly have established a precedent for all ensuing classes had it not deducted too muchtime from the pupil's regular work. Of the nine members of the class of '84, those who attained especially noteworthy positions were the valedictorian, P. Tuttle, Iudge of a Superior Court in Connecticut, C. T. Callahan, now deceased, but who rose to the Iudge- ship of the Supreme Court in Springfield and William R, Hayes, the first student of the school to enter the Priesthood, The classes of '85 and '86 numbered eight and six, respectively, while the sole member of '87, Carrie Alling, who was the Methodist minister's daugh- ter, was induced to remain another year. R. Booth, of the class of '88, is at present connected with a business college of high standing. In 1889 we have the smallest graduating class in the history of the school. It's motto, "When shall we three meet again," taken from Shakespeare's "Macbeth" and used so adequately in this connection, tells us all we need to know about the numerical substance of the group. The only boy, B. F. Broderick, has since become a Roman Catholic Priest. On account of the diminutive size of this group, alumni members from the Hrst three classes were asked to take part in the commencement exercises. Iohn King, William Hayes, and Mrs. Ada Woodford, whose topic was "Memoranda Alumnorumf' were the principal participants. 9 FARMINGTON STUDENT Up to this time the high school curriculum had included merely the classical course which fitted students for college. But in 1892 two students received diplomas under the so-called English course which appeared at this time. The classes of '93 and '94 abounded in doctors, lawyers, engineers and teachers. Of the latter let us make special mention of Elizabeth H, Hafey, who for so many years as primary teacher in the Union District was the medium through which so many boys and girls acquired the foundation upon which they built their futures. '94 also boasts of the only movie actor in the history of the institution, Iulius Cowles. As we near the end of the nineteenth century we notice material changes in the scholastic atmosphere. In 1899, a third teacher was added to the faculty, which up to that time had consisted of but two, the principal included. To make room for the additional teacher, Miss Ives, a partition was put up to make a third recitation room until some years later, when the whole building was taken over by the high school. In 1900 no graduation exercises were held. In 1902 still greater changes took place in the school routine. The Senior class went as a body to the school board seeking one session and secured it temporarily with this one restriction: that if seen on the streets between 2 and 4 P, M. the offender must remain in school all day for a month. This group is also credited with having the first class emblems in the history of the school and with being largely responsible for the custom existing today of presenting a gift to the school upon leaving, for, previous to this time, it was customary for each class to flaunt banners. bearing the class colors and date, at graduaf tion time. In 1902, also, we have the first class to hold their commencement exercises in the new Town Hall. In recording the names of former students of Farmington High School we must mention the Honorable Frank lones, a member of the class of 1904 and at present a lawyer in Hartford, who has taken a very active part in alumni work. We cannot pass by the class of 1906 without pausing a moment with due reverence to Louis C. Hanrahan, who was the first boy from Unionville to enlist in the great World War and the first to :make the supreme sacrifice "over there." The classes of 1913 and 1920 produced the Hrst two professors in Elford Lounsbury and loseph Burns, while '21 graduated the Rev. lohn Delaney, '26, Robert Crowe, a teacher at Holy Cross, and Bernard Flynn, who is at present studying for the Priesthood. A decided metamorphosis took place in the fall of 1928, when the institu- tion was transferred to the new high school building. More teachers were added to the staff. New subjects, including Domestic Science, Manual Train- ing, and Commercial Law were given a special place on the high school curricu- lum. A cafeteria service was organized. An athletic field and spacious gymnasium assured the students of plenty of activity, and brought new life into sports. Nothing which might in some way benefit the students and make them better fitted to bear their share of the country's burden as citizens in the years to come, was neglected. 10 FARMINGTON SSQTUDENT Summarizing statistically all available records regarding the history of this institution since its founding, we find that of the 670 graduates, 49 are now dead, the greatest toll of lives having been taken from the class of '97, which has lost half of its members. For three years, namely, 1883, 1887, and 1900, no commencement exercises were held. While the smallest class was that of '89 with three members, the largest up to date is the class of '31, with thirty-five. However, it is expected that the fiftieth graduating class will outnumber all others, having incidentally a total of about fifty students. For Farmington High School we prophesy a continuance of the already high position it holds scholastically as ranked with other institutions of its kind: an increasing interest in sports and social life which is necessary as a basis for contact with others later in life: the continuance and rejuvenation of the alumni association: and finally, fifty more years of successfully preparing young men and women for life. HELEN HARTIGAN, '32, Class Prophecy S I sat in my New York office some weeks ago, a Western Union telegram was handed to me saying I must return to Farmington for two weeks for jury duty. The missive was signed uludge Henry Dobrynskif' My consternation diminished, however, when I read the little note at the bottom, MClass reunion, Alumni Rooms, Iune 15, 1942" Besides performing a service for my little town, I would have the opportunity of seeing or hearing of my classmates. With my Packard fully overhauled, I left New York Iune 1. Approaching Farmington early in the evening, I maintained a steady watch for a sign reading "Tourists Accommodatedf' lust over the town line. a sign 'ACarol Skoglund's Boarding House," illuminated in blue and white lights, attracted my attention. Carol in her high school days had had a reputation for good cooking, and I knew she would have something tasty. "This milk is very good, Carol. Do you get it from Bryant EH Chapman?" A'No, from a West Avon milkman, Richard N. Petersen, who has been giving fine service for eight years." "So Pete's a dairy farmer?" She nodded and to my further questions about the class, I found that Carol was still one hundred per cent. in woman's special art-giving informa- tion. Carol indeed had kept in touch with the class and offered me some pleasing as well as startling information. William Toth took Miss Bowers place in F. H. S. in the mathematics department. "Is Helen Hartigan, our valedictorian, still picking peaches in Burling- ton?" was my query. "Helen's the editor and owner of the Morning Review, in which Harry Wells, the winner of last year's Pulitzer Prize, has so many articles. His 'Romance of Philosophy' was a wonderful seller. Helen has George Schultz as the chief reporter of her daily edition. GeorQmust have secured his experience standing on Hackney's corner morningsf ll FARMINGTON STUDENT "Why don't you stay until tomorrow noon?" she went on, "I expect Mildred Roncaioli and Catherine Gurovich out for luncheon. They have been very successful as nurses and often visit Catherine Onidi's 'Hosiptal for Destitute Dogs and Cats.' They say that Charlie Cadwell is one of the trustees. Whether his interest is in the dogs and cats or the owner, I cannot say at this time." Carol yawned and I knew she had finished for the evening. In my dreams that night, I saw members of the class all extending welcoming hands to me and when I awoke the next morning I felt sure that the reunion would have some happy moments. But that necessary evil A jury duty. As I entered the jury box at 9:30, I met the prosecuting attorney, Donald Bowler, who warned me that "Iustice was the supreme command." I readily saw that Donald had kept up his argumentation and debating to attain this successful position. The first case was of local color, that of Amy Farry against the defendant, Edmund Penny. Edmund, in one of his tender moments, had promised to marry Amy. You must remember that Amy had f'p50,000, so don't be too harsh on Edmund. lack Clifford was the star witness for Mr. Penny and through his splendid testimony saved Edmund quite a sum of money, money which he immediately invested in more chicken houses. Court duty proceeded monotonously for two weeks and happy indeed was I when the spring session was over. The Alumni reunion was my next objective. In what way would my classmates have changed? Would Edith Anderson be as lively as ever? When I entered the cafeteria the next evening I found many changes among my classmates. Irene Campion I hardly recognized, for she now weighed 200 pounds. Instructor in the Y, W. C. A. gymnasium was Irene's occupation. Nellie Zurles was singing a ditty called "If I Were a Bird." Nellie was very successful in teaching music in the Burlington schools. A dark complexioned youth approached me and offered his hand. The handclasp nearly broke every bone in my arm. Who was this Hercules? Gege Lauretti, of course. I-Iis moustache puzzled me. He was in training for the 1942 Olympics in Turkey and expected to win recognition through his ability to toss the shot put. Bert Peltier was toastmaster because it was in keeping with his position of entertaining the movie magnates when they visited the Paramount studios on Long Island. Bert told me that Mildred Wiiialski was doing well for Fox since she had obtained Frank Cadwell for her leading man. Suddenly Bert wrapped furiously on the table for order. Somebody was creating a disturbance. Doris Buteau never acted that way in our school days. But now she was fiery and eloquent in her demands to have Farmington I-Iigh School establish a club for contract bridge. Doris was our local representa- tive in the Senate. Edward Ryan had become a strict vegetarian and lived on the income of his farm in Scott's Swamp. Monoog Bagdigian had a flying field close to the farm and he and Ed. had come to blows one day when Monoog in a very low flight had knocked the chimney from Ed.'s new home. Of course Cupid had a high score among our class and as a result Marie Derby, Marie Stieg, Margaret Mack, Margaret Rossvall, and Gertrude Flood were now bearing changed names. 12 FARMINGTON STUDENT Charles Blinn was chauffeur for Winchell Smith and gave Helen Battista a ride back and forth to her work in Dr. Shapiro's office every day. As the movies say, "They were that way about each other." Francis Cignoli was sporting a Cadillac roadster. He could afford to, since he received a magnifi- cent salary from Rudy Vallee and the National Broadcasting Company for his skill on the saxophone. Bill Ryan was setting a good record coaching the Terryville High School team. Harold Schiedel had been conducting an old- fashioned dance marathon in Burlington, but had had to conclude it because Loretta, his sister, thought that he had too many Virginia reels and should change to square sets. We all noticed that Bob Saunders ate very sparingly. The reason- simply, Bob was in training for the lightweight crown and was under the tutelage of Bat Battalino of Hartford. Alma Bailey, Mildred Iudd, and Edith Anderson were teaching school. Alma in Kingsville, Mildred in Avon, and Edith in Weatogue. Mary Marek was very charming as hostess, a position she had daily in the Apple Tree Inn. Dorothy Busch was an artist and drew several pictures of the individual members of the class on napkins. Her school chum, Isabel Vibert, could not attend the reunion for she was up in Alaska doing missionary work. and collecting unusual specimens of seals. Glenys Mosher and Agnes Arnold were steriographers in the employ of Rourke Robotham Company. When the class roll was called, Mary DeParolis was also missing. She had become a detective and was very busy on a case in Farmington trying to solve the mystery of the ringing of the curfew at ten o'clock instead of at nine. We all enjoyed Pauline lanes' dancing. George White had certainly worked wonders for her, There was one individual who did not have much time to herself at the reunion, That was Sophie Ostroske. We hardly knew her with her large dark-rimmed glasses. Sophie was class secretary and had to submit the news to the Alumni records. During the day she was ticket seller at the Central Theater. She boarded in West Hartford with Frances Manyak, who ran a beauty parlor. Marion Tallmadge was a private secretary to Robinson Egoe. President of the Unionville Gas Works, and was considered an important cog in the wheels of the institution. I learned that Dorothy Nawrocki was still painting, but this time pictures of rural life in Unionville. Anne Dublac helped her considerably when she was not employed at the nursery for the blind. Charlie Cadwell reported that Margaret Herzog had inherited quite a sum of money and was spending it quite copiously in ball games in Hartford and New York. She had been anxious to secure Grantland Rice's job with Colliers, but her sex was against her. Two o'clock and we are still exchanging news bits. George Schulz had fallen asleep and his snoring awoke us to the fact that it was time for the class of 1932 to depart until 1947, when once again we would gather at the Farmington High School. home of our dearest memories. EDWARD NELSON. 13 , FARMINGTON STUDENT lust Half a Century just half a century has passed along Since the first class: and when you're gone Life may then smile and fortunes bend While others plod the paths of men. Yet sadness creeps as we view the list, For ranks are thinned and some are missed. Let's pray that fifty years from now, The self-same spirit that you vow Will penetrate your inmost soul. And as the seasons on you roll You'll live to serve, you'Il love to share, Make life just better 'cause youre there. EUGENE W. ELLIS. Superintendent. Class Will T IS a matter of course that when a man dies he Writes a will bequeathing his property, estate, and other belongings to his relatives. Now the class of 1932 is not singing a funeral dirge, but we feel as if we have acquired some habits and specialties during our four years at Farmington High School that We are anxious to leave to the undergraduates, who are our only kinsmen in high school days. Witness, then, we the Senior class of 1932 of the Farm- ington High School bequeath our perfectly human, and we think lovable quali- ties to you, the undergraduates, and to you, the faculty of Farmington High School. To Louis Parrott, Frank Cadwell. in bequeathing his ruggedness and good looks, leaves the hope that the fair sex will not molest him next year when he goes to Washington. To Walter Balazy, William Ryan bequeaths his skill in the terpsichorean art and adds this warning: "I never acquired my perfection by standing in the doorway all night." To Hazel Alderman, Helen Hartigan leaves her love for Latin and her customary I-I's. To William Duff, Francis Cignoli bequeaths his saxophone and the prize piece of his Iunior year, "The Stars and Stripes Forever," A T30 Margaret Day, Doris Buteau leaves her steadfastness and loyalty to one. To Anton Grocki, Henry Dobrynski leaves his special privilege of guard- ing and buying roses for the women teachers, blondes preferred. To Doris Cromack, Helen Battista bequeaths her excellent record in typing. There is just one precept to follow: Keep your eyes on the keys and not on the boy at your right. To Paul Aliano, Ed. Ryan sadly leaves his golf clubs and the right to roam the corridors while his classes are in session. 14 FARMINGTON STUDENT To Andrew Lesiak, Robert Saunders bequeaths his track laurels. Perhaps you'll need this speed to catch the 11:15 car from Farmington, To Eleanor Adams, Mildred Iudd bequeaths her smile, the smile that has won so many automobile rides. To Stanley Whiteman, William Ryan leaves two permissions. First, to keep the Day long, and to make sure he has a Day seven days a week. S To Kenneth Wilde, Harold Scheidel bequeaths his fondness for Skit impson. To Ebba Nelson and Ieannette Zegger, Pauline Iames and Glenys Mosher bequeath their love for rumble seats on moonlight nights. To Theodore Grocki, Edward Nelson bequeaths his bashfulness. To William Bronson, William Toth bequeaths his upright position so that the teachers won't fall over his feet in walking the aisles. To George Lusk, Richard Petersen bequeaths his shiny red trousers- they stretch, George. To Stanley Kasmarcik, Charlie Cadwell leaves his collegiate strut. To Roberta Parsons, Edith Anderson bequeaths her package of gum. It comes two for a cent. To Sam Robotham, George Schulz bequeaths his love for early retiring and his place on Hackney's corner mornings, waiting for a ride from the teachers. To Robert Hartigan, Harry Wells leaves his mysterious vocabulary. You'll need large pockets to carry such a large dictionary. To Sophie Grigerik-the twins, Mary Marek and Catherine Gurovich leave their cafeteria aprons. To Edith Iohansen, Dorothy Nawrocki leaves her compacts and lipstick. To Francis Day, Monroe Bagdigian bequeaths his love for horses and wild heifers. To Mary Chester, Carol Skoglund bequeaths her glasses. Maybe you can see the alarm clock mornings. To Edward McMahon, Edmund Penny bequeaths his love of eggs, but not the chickens. To Catherine Collins, Mildred Winalski leaves her rosy, we hope natural, complexion. To Ann Connelly, Margaret Mack leaves her ability to keep quiet at the talkies, To Alice Gorman, Margaret Herzog leaves her height. Maybe you can see the games then. To Raymond Hitchcock, Bertram Peltier bequeaths his scholarly serious- ness. This will help you to get your English papers in on time. To Carolyn Hitchcock, Irene Campion leaves her bobbed hair and giggle, Look what they have done for Irene, Carrie. To Ioe Hassett and Iim Morrissey, Blinn and Clifford bequeath their harmonicas and their hill-billy tricks. ,To Grace Flood, Marie Derby leaves her powers of vamping. Oh, such eyes. To Iohn Scoville, Donald Bowler bequeaths his policy of argumentation. lt at least kills time. To Victoria Valigorsky, Dorothy Busch leaves her dignity. Then you will never be heard in the corridors, Vic. To Mary Silver, Sophie Ostroske leaves her high brow demeanor. Don't reach for the moon, Mary. 15 FARMINGTON STUDENT To Iohn Silver, Frances Manyak bequeaths her quietness. That is why she gets along with the teachers. To Lois Petersen, Marie Stieg leaves her exactness. To Louise Foryan, Mildred Roncaioli leaves her favorite piece, "Mother Machrcen, with all its dramatic emotions and movements of the eyes. To Catherine Revak, Nellie Zurles bequeaths the bird on Nellie's hat. Tweet-tweet and then a squeak. To Carol Brooks, Margaret Rossvall leaves her amiable disposition and her popularity. To Marguerite DeSando, Amy Farry leaves her talkativeness and her love for parrots. l-low quiet you must be, Marguerite. To Lillian Toth, Catherine Onidi leaves her ability to run food sales suc- cessfully. To Ann Dublac, Loretta Scheidel bequeaths her position next to the driver of the Burlington bus. To Marcella Cignoli, Alma Bailey bequeaths her right to have boys walk home from school with her. But don't live six miles from town, Marcella. To Faith White and Evelyn Carson, Agnes Arnold and Marion Tall- maclge leave their privilege of disturbing classes. lust talk facts, girls. To Eunice Sperry, Gertrude Flood leaves her telephone numbers, but you cannot have Normans To Vera Lawton, Mary Deparolis leaves her promptness in making up work and taking monthly examinations. To Florence Osborne, Isabel Vibert bequeaths her privilege to meet the boys at the library. To the faculty, the class of 1932 leaves its sincere appreciation and ever- lasting gratitude for the patience and encouragement shown during our course. In witness whereof, we, the class of 1932, do to this will, append our signatures on this the 16th clay of Iune, l932. Witnessed: MILDRED E. WHITNEY, Iosispu R. Burms, EGIDIO G, LAURETTI. 16 FARMINGTON STUDENT Ye Old Contract Bridge Game Mrs. Itfloats Stoopnagle is betting two cakes of Ivory, 99 LHXIOOW pure soap, against Mrs. Percival P. C. W. Pother's English accent, that the approach -via-the-shin system will triumph over the once-over method. The latter's outstanding feature is that you bid your hand before you sort it. Persons who use the first method are provided with shin-guards. The winner of the bet will give the proceeds to charity. THE HANDS East-Mrs. Percival P. C. W. Pother West-Mrs. R. U. Musclebound tdealerj Spades-K3 Spades-None Hearts-19876542 Hearts-None Diamonds-AQ43 Diamonds-43 Clubs-AKQI 1043 ClubsfA104 South-Mrs. I. C. Skidmore North-Mrs. Itfloats Stoopnagle Spades-None Spades-None Hearts-None Hearts-None Diamonds-542 Diamonds-K432 Clubs-None Clubs-A104 BIDDING-BOTH SIDES GFFSIDE West North East South IN. T. 2N.T. 3N. T. 4N.T. 5N.T. 6N.T. 7N.T. 8N.T. 9 N. T. 10 N. T. ll N. T. 12 N. T. 13 N. T. 14 N. T. 15 N. T. Pass Pass Pass Pass Pass Pass Punt Double Fumble Opening lead, the joker by Mrs. I. C. Skidmore. While Mrs. Itfloats Stoopnagle and Mrs. R. U. Musclebound are playing and gossiping, falthough they were unaware of it, Walter Winchell has his ear at the key-holej, Mrs. Percival P. C. W. Pother quietly swallowed the king and trey of clubs. Now, having only three suits, fnot to mention the ten dresses, four pairs' of shoes, etc.J, she took this trick and the next thirteen. Mrs. P. C. W. still had two cards in her hand, but one was discovered to be a joker, and the other an admittance to Moey's speakeasy. ' The end of the first nights play in the contract bridge match between the teams captained by Mrs. Itfloats Stoopnagle and Mrs. Percival P. C. W. Pother found the English lady, Mrs. P. C. W., 09990 points in the lead, owing to an almost incredible number of deuces, tno relation to the deuce-take-it J, held by Mrs. P. C. W. Pother and her partner, Mrs. Musclebound. In fact as Mrs. R. U. Musclebound, as dummy, tnothing personal meantj, laid down her hand in the fifty-seventh deal of the still unfinished first rubber and displayed two- spots and it later developed that Mrs. P. C. W. Pother herself had three, Mrs. Itfloats Stoopnagle and Mrs. I. C. Skidmore began to chew their finger nails and curse quietly under their breath. A lousy finesse by Mrs. I. C. Skid- more nearly caused Mrs. Stoopnagle to start a riot, but the riot was out of gas- oline and unable to start. Thus the first rubber of this stupendous bridge contest was ended. The noted players unanimously voted to postpone the contest until after the coming of the Presidential election, for the sake of publicity. Watch your local newspaper for later developments. GEORGE L. Lusk, '33. 17 FARMINGTON STUDENT A True Sportsman ARRY BENGSTEN rapidly turned the pages of the Euenin journal until he came to the sports section. Eagerly he scanned the grst page. No, nothing there. With a disappointed look he turned anxiously to the second page. Then his face lit up, for there it was, and in headlines, tool "Trowbridge and New Kensington to Meet in Crucial Tilt." MOnly undefeated major high school football teams to battle for state championship at New Kensington Saturday." Swiftly Harry's eyes swept down the column. His cheeks glowed and his breath came fast. This was fame all right! Near the middle of the page he read something that almost made his heart do a flip-flop, Again and again he read it. "Captain Harry Bengsten will be at center for Trowbridge. One of the mainstays of his team, he has played brilliantly all season and is regarded as one of the best defensive players in the state. If he can stop New Kensington's terrific offensive no doubt he will make the all-state eleven." His heart pounded wildly as he pushed the paper aside and started to his room with his books to study. "lf he can stop New Kensington's terriflic attack," raced through his brain. If he could! Imagine! The all-state eleven! On his desk he found a letter. Picking it up he noticed the postmark. New Kensington. He tore it open. There was a note and a carefully folded sheaf of papers. The note read: "Here is a complete set of New Kensington's plays. They will try them all on Saturday, so be prepared. Hope you win. A FRIEND." Harry"s head whirled. He stared at the folded sheets of paper in his hand. He clutched them tightly, exultantly. Again the words pounded through his head, "If he can stop New Kensirigtons terrible attack." Already he could see himself, backing up the line, smashing play after play before the thundering grandstands. Already he could see the newspapers with their glowing accounts of his sensational playing, proclaiming him another Tricknor or Crowley or some other defensive star. And then when he made the all-state eleven, perhaps he might get a college scholarship on his football ability. He was trembling with excitement when he sat down. Then he noticed on his desk his paperweight, a tiny statuette of a football player with the inscription "A True Sportsman fights hard but fair" across the bottom. He let the signals slip from his hand. His soaring thoughts came tumbling down. He was bewildered and confused. The atmosphere seemed suffocating, and leaping up he bounded down the stairs two at a time and went out into the cool evening air. In about fifteen minutes he returned, quiet and determined. Going to his room, he picked up the folded sheets of paper, thrust them back into their envelope ancl tossed it into the wastebasket. Then opening his history, he went earnestly to work. All the Sunday papers in the state carried an account of the championship game. The score was 19-7 in favor of New Kensington. The star of the game was Don Brant, New Kensington fullback, who tore the Trowbridge defense to pieces, driving his way to three touchdowns. On defense, too, he was a tower of strength, something that was unusual for him. Bengsten, the papers stated, played hard and well. but was not exceptional. The all-state 18 FARMINGTON STUDENT eleven was also published. Brant, Fullis, and Zalenski of New Kensington and Langley and Roraback of Trowbridge made the team. Harry read the names of the eleven without emotion. He had been silent and dejected ever since the game the afternoon before. He was wretched in his disappointment, yet he found some solace in the knowledge that he had played hard and fair. He gazed at the names of the team. The letters became distorted. Center, Durkin, Westport, faded into center, Bengsten, Trow- bridge. Slowly he shook his head and smiled wanly. No, he wouldn't have it that way even if he had another chance. On Tuesday, Harry found another letter lying on his desk. It, too, was postmarked New Kensington. He opened it and read. "When I sent you our signals I was very angry and down and out. Our coach had benched me the week before, unjustly I thought, which all but ruined my chances for the all-state eleven. I was so blamed sore that I sent you the signals, knowing you backed up the line and could use them to the best advantage. However, I was soon stung with remorse. The thought that I had betrayed my school and my team troubled me so that I thought I could never look up again. When our coach told me on Wednesday that I was going to start the game I had a slight chance to make up for what I had done. I never was so determined and desperate in my life as when I started the game. When I saw you hadn't learned the signals, I almost went wild and played way over my head. I want to thank you for doing what you did. I can't tell how much it meant to me. Thanks again from a reformed sportsman to a true sportsman. DON BRANTHV Those two words, "True Sportsman," filled Harry with an indescribable joy: he was happy, terribly happy. Then his eye caught sight of the paper- weight. He smiled and could have sworn that the little football player smiled back. ' ROBERT SAUNDERS. Theme Songs japan-"My Mantchurialf' China-"Bye, Bye, Bluefjacketslf' Germany-'ilust one more chance." Novelist-"Everything must have an ending." Spaghetti-"Bigger and better than ever." Hoover-"Fired." Football-"Ooh! That kick!" Iohn R.-A'My dime is your dime." Burglar-"Though you may belong to somebody else. Tonight you belong to me!" Roosevelt 6 Smith-"I hear you calling mel' All Stockholders-"Mean to Mel" An Austin fas fat lady approachesl-A'Lady, Stay Away from My Door." Our Books-'AHave a little faith in mel" Honolulu-"Between the devil and the deep blue seal" Al Capone-"If I had the wings of an Angel." Babe Ruth fto baseballJ-"Toodle-oo-SoLong-Goodbye!" All Seniors-"Through," Prosperity-"Around the Corner." Depression-"How Long Will It Last?" ARLINE Iuno, '34. 19 F ARMINGTON STUDENT Honors of War A disagreement of nations, a calling to war, Out goes a youth, barely twenty-four: And happily he's lured by honor's crown, Leaving behind him his cap and gown. What does he care for his college now When a laurel is waiting to circle his brow. I-Ie'll fight for his nation, his nation to save: But does he know of the sacrifice he gave? I wonder if he would so willingly go If he of the suffering could really know: But his answer would be like so many before, "I'll fight as my fathers have fought of yorel" So out on the battlefield, we find him there: Out in the front with the least bit of care, Fighting so bravely with others too Glad that his little bit he could do. The battle rages fiercely, 'tis hard to be won: But we find that his part the youth does not shun, Info the thickest until smoke hides the scene And mars the beauty of the landscape green. The cannon ceases, the smoke begins to rise And into the dreadful mass we cast our eyes- A bloody mass in the dreadful view Was he counted in their number too? Yes, there he is in the fearful rows. His face toward heaven, where he ends his Gone with others in that fierce assault,- Fierce enough to make a larger army halt. 112095, And such is his fate, and others, too, Who bravely went to war and dying knew That a little wooden cross was their laurel wreath Telling of heroes in the sod beneath. EDWARD NELSON 20 FARMING-'TON STTTUDEYTTS T-- Beyond the Styx STEADY hum from Farmington I-Iigh. The noise was terrific. Per- haps, the noisiest room was the typewriting room, where keys beat endlessly upon the typewriter rolls. Perhaps the heat, and the rhythm of typewriter keys were too much for lack. Slowly, swaying to the tat-tat-tat, his head sank upon the keyboard. Off through space he flew, till he came to a strange land where time was no more. Soon he spied a broad river. Quickly he dropped down at its edge. MWhat place is this?" wondered the boy. "You are on the bank of the River Styx," rang out the voice of a boatman further down the bank. "lump into the boat, and I'll take you across to see some shades who recently arrived from your world." The river was safely crossed, a guide was furnished, and off our Farming- tonian started. "Day is just beginning," announced the guide, "so you'l1 have a fine chance to visit our schools." "Do you have school in such hot weather?" questioned lack, i'Most certainly, but our schools are quite different from those in your world," explained the guide. "We take a victim, furnish the best teachers of the ages, and use practical demonstrations. Better results are usually obtained by having the pupils stand on red-hot coals." "That must produce a feeling similar to being called upon when you haven't studied your lesson, and can't even guess at the answer." i'Exactly," agreed the guide. "Show me some of your schools in action," urged lack in anticipation. "I will, but you must remain silent while I explain the happenings," ad- monished Iack's companion, "First, notice that winged horse tour equivalent to your automobilesl that is rapidly approaching us. All of our victims own one of them to get to school on time. They are very fierce beasts and you must sing constantly if they are to keep their temper." "See that man getting off? That's Mr. Ellis, and he looks all worn out, Well, I can't say that it is unusual, when you consider that he must sing at the top of his voice to the horse all the time." "These horses are the shades of radio sopranos who have since been sub- jected to listen to other people sing for them. You can imagine what torture that must be!" "Do you recognize the fellow flying through the air? That's Mr. Taylor being put through an experiment by Sir Isaac Newton to test his law of falling bodies. Archimedes, Watts, Franklin and others are waiting to conduct similar tests with him. That's what you call real laboratory work." "Those ancient-appearing men over by that furnace include Herodotus, Confucius, Pericles, Moses, Ptolemy, Napoleon, and the Gracchi. They're cross-questioning Miss Ames just now." "To the left you see Miss Bower being taught how to take the square foot of a circle." 21 FARMINGTON STUDENT A'Off in the distance Miss Sullivan is receiving a course in memory train- ing. Her teachers are Shakespeare, Burns, Milton, and Longfellow. It's a perfect shame that with all the time pupils have, she can't memorize a book of poetry or Shakespeare every night." "Over there Miss Whitney is reading 'Les Miserables' from the French under the direction of Victor Hugo. They say that coals heated to a certain pitch will bring forth just the right sounds from the pupils." "Our best teachers are old Romans. Why, there's Virgil and Cicero now-teaching Mr. Burns! Notice the clever way in which he is being taught to diagram each sentence while quoting a rule for each action." "The rumbling of the seige guns off to our right, comes from the battle- field, where Generals Washington and Lee are giving a practical demonstra- tion to Miss Reed and Miss Dronfield. After the battle they must learn the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence." A'Over there on that little knoll, Miss Clark is getting the chance of taking dictation from Floyd Gibbons, while reciting the rule for each outline." "Come on a little further. There, you see a powerful figure fashioned by man's hands, come to life-Hercules! He is giving Mr. Smith and Mr. Murphy some setting-up exercises and muscle-twisters in preparation for the All-Hades Olympiad." You'll probably locate some others here that you know: Miss Francis, Mrs. Curtis, Mr. DeAngelo, Miss Osborn, Miss Watson, and-B-Z-Z-Z-Z-" "lack, have you finished your section today?" "No, Mr. Smithln A'Then 3:05 for youll!" MARGARET Hisizzoc, '32, Preparing for Exams NE of the first things I do to prepare for an exam is to pick up a good Western story magazine and bury my thoughts in it, planning to read only a little while. Soon the villain is about to be hunted down by the hero and seven-thirty arrives. At seven forty-five the hero has been caught by a band of cattle rustlers and is being beaten with chairs with the gang leader pressing a gun into his ribs while the rest of the gang laugh. At eight o'clock he is freed and is dashing away across the desert into the night. At quarter past eight he is returning with a gun and a few pals. Eight-thirty arrives and the whole rustler gang is being fought by a few men. By nine o'clock the hero shoots the gang chief just as he is about to escape. and then the hero and heroine are married. By ten o'clock they are settled down on a little ranch back in the hills. It is here I come to a quick stop when I remember I have not prepared for the exam. The next morning is the time set for the preparation. When I sit down at my desk I hear the boys fooling out in the hall. Here all studyin stops and out in the hall I go. The exam comes and goes like all good things, lleaving its mark on the report card. F. FLOOD, '34, 22 FARMINGTON STUDENT IF If you could get to class on time and never, never shirk, If you could always have your books and start right in to work, If you could always answer all the questions teachers ask, And other times be silent although it be a task, If you could always have your home-work in on time, And never, never drop your books, Would it not be sublime? If you could do all of these things, Yes, each and every one, You'd earn your A's and credits, And be happy when 'twas clone. I u Iust a Day As the day closes on our life at school, And we pass forever from under its rule, We carry with us thoughts of this day Spent in such a careless, nonchalant way. At dawn we rose to the tasks in view, Young, irresponsible, and childish, too, As Freshmen we struggled with serious intent, Not realizing just what the whole thing meant, Then as Sophomores we took our stand Feeling grown up and perhaps a bit grand. Then, athletically, socially, scholastically, too. We showed upper classmen what we could do. We were luniors then-and the day wore on, We gave our play and our junior Prom, And we began to realize the problems we'd face When '31 went, leaving a vacant place. And now were the Seniors of thirty-two, Preparing, Farmington High, to bid you adieu. That's why we're pausing, reflecting this way, And reviewing this brief but pleasant day. We're the fiftieth graduating class, they say And we wonder if the others all felt this way, When their day at Farmington drew to an end Henceforth but a memory, like that of a friend. HELEN HARTIGAN, '32 23 NE I-IERZOG, '34 FARMINGTON STUDENT being successful. AGNES ARNOLD NICKNAME: "Peggy". P?sI'5IoNs HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4: Athletic Associa- tion , . QUOTATION: "What am I after all, but a child?" COMMENT: We hear that "Peggy's" going in training at St. Agnes' Home next fall. You know, "Peg", they don't allow you to have boy friends in there. So unless you drop the idea, what will a certain air-minded gentleman do for a companion when he attends the movies? NICKNAME: "lVlonny". Committee. a line. ALMA BAILEY NICKNAME: HAI". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4: Orchestra l, 2, 3: French Club 4: Hockey Team 4: Herodatus Club l: Athletic Association 1, 2, 3, 4. QUOTATION: "1t'5 nice to be niccf' COMMENT: Alma seems to be devoting more time to her musical career and to the class since Dartmouth has claimed ber chief interest. Never mind, "Al", four years is a short time and college vacations are long. Besides, it might have been worse: suppose he had gone to a co-ed school. 24 EDITH ANDERSON NICKNAME: "Eddie", 'ilumor POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l 2 3 4 Senior Play Mm strel: Rummage Sale Committee Athletic Association 1 2 3 4 QUOTATION: "A veritable wise crack laboratory Hop off' COMMENT: We wonder what would happen If Eddie ever got up in time to be early for school ln Sonny lane she proved her worth as an actress and also as an Irish maid with very novel ideas all her own which will almost certainly revolutionize housekeeping. Never mind Eddie we re with you. Anyone with as much pep and humoi as you cant help MONOOG MONROE BAGDIGIAN pOSlTIONS HELD: Iunior Prom Committee lunior Play QUOTATION: "Why hide you so your talents? COMMENT: "lVlonny" is still proud of his aviation Kas he has every right to bel, and we expect that he will break the worlds speed record some day that 1S if he doesnt break his neck speeding down Farmington Avenue In that good La Salle first. Sometime when you're flying Over Monny drop us FARMINGTON STUDENT HELEN PALILINE BATTISTA NICKNAME: "Becky". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l, 4: Basketball 2: Iunior Play: Food Sale Committee: Dramatic Club 4: Minstrel 4: Athletic Association l, 2. 3, 4, QUOTATION: "A laugh is worth a thousand groans in any market." COMMENT: "Becky" is one of the members of the Sunshine Trio, Battista, Farry and lanes. tYou seldom see one of this merry trio without the others being somewhere aroundj Helen proved her skill at manufacturing antiques in our Iunior Play, which displayed also her talent as an ac.ress. CHARLES BLINN NICKNAME: "Pete". ' PosmoNs HELD: Minstrel: Iunior Play: Senior Play. QLIOTATIONZ "Quiet, imassuming, and in every way a gentleman," COMMENT: "Pete" and his harmonica might easily be the life of any party if he werent always trying to keep out of the limelight which is due perhaps to his bashfulness. Maybe that's why l-ie's such a good broadcasterfhis audience is un- seen. Someday we shall hear of a Blinn and Clifford program cn the air that will make other hilly-billy stars sit up and :take notice. We'll be a-listenin' to you, boys! DONALD ANTHONY BOWLER IVICKNAME: "Dingle". PoslT1oNs HELD: Glee Club l, 4: Vice-President Glee Club I: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4: Football 3, 4: Prom Com- mittee 3, QuoTAT1oN: "And all men loved him for his modest grace And comeliness Of Hqure and of face," COMMENT: "Dingle" arrives very promptly at 9: 15 A. M,, very tired from the night before: but he soon becomes rested by sleeping all morning. In English, however, he becomes quite active: then, in Physics, he calms down again and finally goes to sleeji in French. However, on the football Held he turns out to be a baby cyclone and some day we expect to read of "Dingle" Bowler, All-American end. DOROTHY RUTH BuscH FHCKNAME: "Dot". POSITIONS HELD: Iunior Play, ' Ql1OTATlONi "A creature, fond and changing, fair and Ualfl. COMMENT: "Dot", parties and Trinity boys do keep you busy week-ends. We hear that you intend to study "French" in Paris or to be a Nchild specialist". Go to it, "Dot", with lots cf luck from the class of '32g and remember it was Farmington High School from which you were graduated. 25 FARMINGTON STUDENT DORIS BuTEAu NICKNAME: "Dot", "Bob". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4: Iunior Play: Dance Committee 4: Rummage Sale Committee 4: Minstrel 4: Senior Play Committee: Vice-President Glee Club 4. QLIOTATION: "Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm." "Observe thc opportunity." COMMENT: Either of these quotations might well be applied to "Dot". She has certainly proved to us that she isn't afraid of work, and is one of the main reasons Why our Washington trip was possible. After the way she handled the rummage and food sales, there is no doubt in our mind that she'll be suc- cessful in whatever She may attempt. CHARLES CADWELL NICKNAME: '4Dutch". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 4, Iunior Prom Commit- tee: Baseball l, 29 Baseball Manager 4: lunior Play: Basketball I, 2, 3, 4: Co-Captain Basketball 3, 4: Football 3, 4: Assistant Business Manager. QLIOTATION: "Of all the wild oats sown, none are used for breakfast food." COMMENT: "Charlie" is one of the athletes that have caused F. H. S. to be featured in the sports columns this year, Along with UGege" he has been the backbone of athletics for four years and we expect to hear great things of him at Spring- Held College next year: that is, if he can evade the ladies. FRANK CADWELL NICKNAME: "Frankie", POSITIONS HELD: Iunior Play: Senior Play: Glee Club 1. 3: Baseball lg Football 4, Vice-President 4: Collector of Athletic Association l. QIIOTATION: "The girl's choice." COMNIENT2 No one needs to ask why Frank plays the hero in all our School plays. Some day we expect to hear that he has signed Ori the dotted line for Fox or M. Cv. M. And as for being a ladyfkiller-already he has a following which would make Apollo turn green with envy. IRENE CAMPION NICKNAME: "Reney". POSITIONS HELD: Minstrel 3, 4: Glee Club l, 2, 3, 4: Hockey Team 4, Dramatic Club 4: Food Sale Committee 4: Operetta 2. QuoTATIoN: "Little gossip, blithe and hale, Telling many a wicked tale." COMMENTi What will the school do without A'Reney" next year? Why, we won't know anything that's going on around us. But your chatter has made dull days bright and sad hearts gay, That's why we know you'll be a good nurse-your patients won't get a chance to feel blue. 26 FARMINGTON STUDENT FRANCIS CIGNOLI NICKNAME: l'Cig", "Doc". POSITIONS HELD: Orchestra 1, 2, 3, 4: Assistant Cheer Leader 2, 3: Cheer Leader 4: Football 3: Cvlee Club l, 2, 4: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4. QUOTATIONZ "Mischief, thou art afoot." COMMENT: "Me an' my saxou seems to be "Cig's" version of the song "Me and My Shadow"-and can he play it fthe saxl? O Mariel We hear that you intend to be a pharmacist, "Doc". We only hope that you can put your prescriptions across as well as you do your saxophone. However, with your keen sense of humor and ability to set euen the faculty laugh- inq you may be successful in forming a comedy team4"Cig- noli and Penny", frinstance. IACK CLIFFORD NICKNAME: "Sam", POSITIONS HELD: Vice-President lg Iunior Play Commit- tee: Rummage Sale Collector: Property Manager 3: Glee Club. QUOTATIONC "Sleeping within my classes, My custom always of the afternoon." COMMENT? Present him with a pair of leather chaps, a big bandana, and a sombrero, and presto-you have in place of the quiet Senior, known as "Sam", a typical cowboy to the minutest detail. Here's to the yodeling, "Westerner from Red River Valley". MARY DEPAROLIS NICKNAME: 'ADitzy". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l, 2, 4: Food Sale Committee 4: "College Girl", Dramatic Club 4: Hockey Team 4: Minstrel 4: Nature Club 4. QUOTATION: "If life were all sunshine We should be living in a Sahara desert." COMMENT: Mary is another of the quiet type of whom we hear and see little. We sort of wonder if she has some other interests which occupy her thoughts and keep her tonque silent. However, there are occasions when she thrusts aside these inner diversions and cuts up quite a bit with 'AGert". lust the same Mary, your pleasant ways will always be remembered and admired by the class of '32. MARIE DERBY NICKNAME: 'iSally", A'Derb". POSITIONS HELD: Secretary and Treasurer 2: Assistant Business Manager 2: lunior Play Committee: Iunior Prom Com- mittee: Food Sale Committee 4: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4: Basketball l, 2, 3, 4: Manager Hockey 4: Senior Play Com- mi ee. QUOTATION2 "Virtue may be assailed, but never hurt." COMMENT: Anyone who desires a friend, should just look up Marie. She's a pal to everyone. We wonder whether Marie will be training to be a secretary next year or washing milk cans. At any rate "Derb" don't let the kangaroos run wild and don't forget to bestow some of your attention on Eddy. 27 FARMINGTON STUDENT ANNE DLUBAC NlCKNAMEi "Gussy". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l, 2, 3, 4: Iunior Basketball Team l, 2: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4: Iunior Prom Com- mittee. QIIOTATION: "A wench of excellent discourse, Pretty and witty and wild." COMMENT: Introducing a little girl who aspires to become an artist "a la Greenwich Village" with all the trimmings. Here's hoping you conquer the big city, Anne, and lots of luck! We'll be delighted to come and see your high stepping. HENRY DOBR'YNSKl NICKNAME: "'Dob". POSITIONS HELD: Basketball l, 2: Baseball 3, 4: Football 4g Iunior Play Committee: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4: Senior Play: Glee Club lg "College Girl"q Dramatic Club 4. QUOTATION: "Watch out! Ye Napoleonsf' COMMENT: As the sheik of '32, "Deb" wins by a large majority. None can doubt his 'right to the honored position after seeing him in the Senior Play, while his preference for blondes places him in the gentlemans class. lust the same "Dob" is :I great chemist and already is developing theories of his own on certain subjects which might even baffle Einstein. AMY NANCY FARRY NICKNAME: "Nan", POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 43 Basketball l, 2: Operetta 25 Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4: Minstrel 4' Hockey 4: Food Sale Committee 4: Dramatic Club 4: Nature Club 2. QUOTATIONZ "How dull it is to pause." COMMENT: In "Amy" we undoubtedly have the class but- terfly of '32, Her nights are always filled with weddings, shows, parties and "Pete". But still she always has her home- work done. Thats the part we can't understand. And another thing--whats this we hear about a hope chest? GERTRUDE THERESA FLOOD NICKNAME: "Gert", "Curly". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4: Athletic Association 3: Food Sale Committee. QUOTATION: "Sunny people make cloudy days seem short." COMMENT: Though i'Gert" hasnt taken a very active part in athleiics, she has proved herself loyal and a strong rooter for Farmington High School by attending almost every game this season. Perhaps, however. she had interests other than the sports themselves which brought about her whole-hearted sup- port. We wonder. 28 FARMINGTON STUDENT NICKNAME: "Kitty","Kay 3: Food Sale Committee 4. get together in the study hall. HELEN HARTIGAN NICKNAME: "Len". POSITIONS HELD: Secretary and Treasurer 1: Glee Club 1, 2, 4: Treasurer Glee Club lg Editor-in-Chief 4: Assistant Editor 3: Operetta 2, Senior Play: Minstrel 4: Dramatic Club 4: Debating Team 4: Athletic Association 1, 2, 3, 4: Class Editor l. 2: Iunior Play Committee: Senior Play Committee: Herodo- tus Club 2. QuoTATIoN: "Theres a little bit of bad in every good little girl." COMMENT! Helen is the reason for Burlington's being on the map. Besides getting the highest marks, she has done a lot of work lor her Helens ambition is to become a news- success be around the corner. NIcIcNAME: "Peg". Dance Committee 4. Si.r:A1I PALILINE IANES NICKNAMEi 'ASally". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 4: Hockey 4: Basketball 2' Iunior Play: Food Sale Committee 4: Dramatic Club 4: Minstrel 4: Nature Club 2: Athletic Association 1, 2, 3, 4. QUOTATION: "The more we know her, The better we enjoy her." COMMENT: Pauline is the "dancy" member of our class and without her the Sunshine Trio would be lost. When we see her flitting around the gym floor on Wednesday or Thurs- day morning, we feel sure that the Packard did its duty the night before. 29 CATHERINE GUROVICH POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l 2 3 4 Athletic Associa Ion I l: Operetta 2: Minstrel 3, 4: unI0r Prom Committee Concert QUOTATION2 "Dark eyes sparkle and gleam COMMENT: The Iuniors will certainly miss Kitty for her handed down book reports next year But thats not the only reason. She may be quiet at times but lust ask Mr Taylor about that especially when she and Mary the inseparable pair MARGARET HERZOG POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l 2 3 4 Basketball Manager 4: Senior Play: Iunior Prom Committee Athletic Association l, 2, 4: Dramatic Club 4: lumor Play Committee Secretary and Treasurer 4: Minstrel 3, 4 Operetta 2 Art Editor 4 QUOTATION: "A bit of wit a bit of spice A bit of thoughtfulness I see COMMENT: Well, well, if it isnt Mrs Spitzendorf herself -why thats our Margaret in disguise as she appeared in the Senior Play. As a comedian, she s a scream as an artist she s doomed to become famous. However Peg we wish vou better luck with husbands in the future FARMINGTON STUDENT MILDRED ESTELLE IUDD NICKNAME: "Red", "Iuddie". Posmows HELD: Senior Play: Iunior Play: Play Com- mittee 3, 4: Prom Committee 3: Secretary and Treasurer 3: Minstrel 4: "College Girl" Assistant Basketball Manager 4: Dramatic Club 4: Dance Committee 4: Alumni Editor 4. QLIOTATION: "A heart full of cheer makes a face full of sunshine." COMMENTi "Little but, oh my!" is the way we class "Millie", Did you ever see her without that smile or a crowd of admirers? She's a little girl with big ideas and a way of fascinating all the tall men. Keep it up Millie, Lincoln had big NCKNAME: "Peg", ideas, too. EGIDIO GEORGE LAURETTI NICKNAME: "Gegen, "Post". POSITIONS HELD: Class President 1, 3, Assistant Business Manager 3: Athletic Editor 2: Business Manager 4: "College Girl"g Basketball l, 2, 3, 4: Co-Captain 4: Baseball l, 2, 4: Football 3, 4: Golf 3, 4. QUOTATION: "His voice will be as strong as any man'5 In the disposing of new digriitiesf' COMMENT: "Gegen is a great boy in every way. Did you ever know anyone who could do as many things so well? Books, football, basketball, he masters them all. He's right there, too, when it comes to school spirit. For two years as our president he steered the ship of '32 unwaveringly, and since t"' ' 'H "' ' " " ' ' ' ' ' and to every new enterprise. MARGARET MACK FRANCES MANYAK NICKNAME: "Frank", "Fan". Posl'r1oNs HELD: Glee Club lg Athletic Association 3, 4: Minstrel 4: Rummage Sale Committee 4: Herodatus Club 1. QuoTAT1oN: "Ii success be not yours at flrstatry, fry again." COMMENT: "Frank" we've heard quite a lot about your POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, Athletic Association 1, 2, 3, 4: Food Sale Committee 4. QuoTATloN: "Noisy runs the shallow brook-I'm quiet." COMMENT: Boys! Here's your chance to pick a good housekeeper. "Peg" has won quite a name for herself in the Home Economics department and promises to be a regular home maker. You've chosen well, 'APeg", for a woman's place is in the home. Some day we'll drop in and sample your cooking. In the meantime were wishing you the best of luck. attempts at diving and if you show the same perseverance at that as you do at your typing, you'll soon be an expert. Watch out for sharks in the canal: we hear that "Ed" Ryan swims there. 30 FARMINGTON STUDENT MARY MAREK NICKNAME: "Mary". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 41 Operetta 25 Min- strel 3, 4: Athletic Association 1: Food Sale Committee 4: Domestic Committee 4. QUOTATION: "A rose by any other name would smell as sweet." COMMENT: A'Mary" your future is assured as private secre- tary for M. C. Shapiro and with your stenographic ability we know full well that you will never be among the unemployed. We wish you all the success in the world. If you keep chum- ming with Catherine were sure you'll never go wrong. GLENYS MOSHER NICKNAME: "Glen". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 4: Athletic Association lp Minstrel 4. QLIOTATION: "She that was ever fair, and never proud, Had tongue at will, and yet, was never loud." COMMENT: Rumor has it that Torrington and one, Tony, are the principal factors in "Glens" life at present. IA coinci- dental alliteration, eh?l Her extraordinary good humor of late and the dreamy look that envelops her countenance at times makes us feel that there's "a nigger in the woodpilen some- where. NICKNAME: "Dot", DOROTHY NAWROCKI POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 4, Minstrel 4, Athletic Asso- ciation 2, 3: Decoration Committee 4: Iunior Basketball Team I: lunior Prom Committee. QUOTATIONf-"Her heart is true as steel," COMMENT: "Dot" is one of our many students who are artistically inclined. You seldom see her when she hasn't a sketch of some movie star tucked inside her books. As a "painter" she's quite an expert. She and Ann form a joy- spreadinq team which in respect to size strongly resembles Mutt and Ieff. EDWARD NELSON NICKNAME: "Eddie", "Square". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l, 2, 3: Operetta 2: Play Committee 4: Ioke Editor Zz Assistant Editor 4. QUOTATION: "Fair-haired, azure-eyed, with delicate Saxon complexion." A COMMENT: "Eddie" is very quiet and studious now but we can still remember him as a freshman when he set so many female hearts a-flutter. Ask Alma Baily, Catherine Onidi, Edith Anderson and Sophie Ostroske how utterly romantic but fickle he can be. 31 FARMINGTON STUDENT RICHARD NEWELL NICKNAME: i'Dick". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l, 2, 3: Secretary of Cvlee Club 2: Baseball 2: Prom Committee 3. QLIOTATION: HA refreshing youth to say the least." COMMENT: Much to our disappointment and regret we've been deprived of "Dicks" company pretty much during the past few years, due to illness on his part. In spite of this his expert dancing and friendly manner have made an imprint on the class's roster so that he is even now considered among the members of '32. CATHERINE THERESA ONIDI NICKNAME: "Kitty", "Kay". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l, 2, 3, 4: Operetta 2: Iunior Play: Athletic Association 2, 3, 4: Minstrel 3, 4: Dramatic Club 4: Food Sale Committee. QUOTATION: "So buxom, blithe, and debonairf' COMMENT: Catherines pleasing personality drew a lot ol trade for Dr. Davies and we know that he'll miss her next year when she goes in for more professional nursing. We know several young men who won't mind having a broken neck if they can only have Catherine to take care of them, By the way, you'd better watch out for those internes, "Kitty". SOPHIE Lois OSTROSKE NICKNAME: "Lo", "Zoska". POSITIONS HELD: Basketball l, 2, 4: Glee Club l. QUOTATION: "Age cannot wither her, nor custom stale her infinite variety." COMMENT: Sophie would be quite a basketball player it she dicln't spend so much time at Frat dances and talking about the night before. In spite of this she has made quite a name for herself on the team and has done much to make it victorious. BERTRAM IAMES PELTIER NICIKNAMEI "Bert", POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4: Baseball l, 2, 3, 4: Orchestra l, 2: Basketball l, 2: Class Editor 4: Senior Play: Operetta 2. QLIOTATION: "Ohiyou make me ill." COMMENT: ln "Bert" we have a combination of the frivol- ous and the serious-minded: a sort of Dr. Iekyll and Mr. Hyde personality, as it were. Perhaps he has learned the art of playing a two-fold part in life from his frequent attendance at the cinema in Unionville. At any rate, i'Bert", we shouldn't wonder if your adeptness at putting out lights would come in handy some day. ill 32 FARMINGTON STUDENT EDMUND PENNY NICKNAME: "Seagrave", 'iSpeed". POSITIONS HELIJZ Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4: Operetta 2, QIIOTATION: "Man the boats-here comes a Tornado." COMMENT: There never was a quieter fellow at Farm- ington Hight than "Speed", Despite this fact he is a very popular young man. Rain or shine, he always wears that good- natured grin. Anyway we just know that some day the comedy team of "Seagrave and Doc" will wow 'em on Broad- way, and make "Cantor and Iesseln take a back seat. RICHARD PETERSEN . NICKNAME: "Pete", "Swede". POSITIONS HELD: Senior Play: Dramatic Club 4. QLIOTATION: "Slow as molasses in January." COMMENT: We'll never forget the Dutch Lover in our Senior Play with the flaming red head which was supposed to be bald. But, "Pete" you'll have to overcome your one great Weakness which is blushing whenever an old maid looks your way. And as for that Essex, well, don't let it get away from you. MILDRED MARY RONCAIOLI NICKNAME: "Milly". POSITIONS HELD: Operetta 2: Basketball l. 3, 4: Glee Club l, 2, 3, 4: Food Sale Committee 4: Athletic Association l, 2: Minstrel 3, 4: lunior Prom Committee: Domestic Committee 4: Orchestra l. QUOTATION: "Her mirth the world requires." COMMENT: The name "Milly" is synonymous with the word giggles" and we often wonder why that nickname never happened to be applied to her. She's quite a pianist, too, especially when it comes to tickling the ivories with snappy jazz tunes. We all appreciate pep, "Milly" so sit down there at the keyboard and favor us with a selection. MARGARET ROSSVALI. NICKNAME: "Maggie", "Fuzzie". POSITIONS HELD: President Glee Club 4: Minstrel 4: Senior Play Committee: Prom Committee 3: Nature Club 2: "College Girl" 42 Food Sale Committee. QUOTATION: "Sport that wrinkled care derides And laughter holding both its Sides." COMMENT: Laughing blue eyes, curly hair and a winning smile-that's our Margaret. "Fuzzie" sure can trip the light fantastic when "Skit" comes into town. She claims that those old-fashioned melodies bring back memories. Well, that cer- tain party doesn't dislike them either. 33 Al FARMINGTON STUDENT EDWARD MICHAEL RYAN NICKNAME: "Ed", "Harp". PosiTIoNs HELD: Glee Club l, 2, 3, 4: Basketball 2, 3: Basketball Manager 4: Assistant Football Manager 3: Foot- ball Manager 4: Golf 3, 4: Prom Committee 3: Minstrel 3, 4: Play Committee 3, 4. QuoTATioN: "Doing good is the creative action of your life, as a manager." COMMENT: Extra! Extra! All about the appointment of Ed Ryan as new manager for the A's. That's what were expecting to hear in the future: and who wOuldn't? With a manager like "Ed" great things might be expected of any team. He also boasts of having been "kicked out of class more N1ckNAME: "Bob". often than anyone else". . , ,ELIAM RYAN PTlCKNAMEi "Billy". POSITIONS HELD: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4: Iunior Play 3: lunior Prom Committee: Basketball 4: Baseball 3: Football 4: Track 4: Class Marshal 3: Glee Club 4. QUOTATION: "Breuity is the soul of wit," COMMENT: "Billy" is sure some dancer and many girls cast envious looks at his partner on the dance floor, He doesn't say much but when he does it's usually some wise crack. We wonder, however, why he is always trying some- thing new. including girls. 'Course it's true, "variety is the spice of life". His one idiosyncrasy, which is singing in the showers, assures us, however, that his sunny side is up and that this is a great old world after all. ROBERT EDWARD POSITIONS HELD: Assistant Secretary and Treasurer I, President Herodatus Club l: Class President 2: Debating Club 2: Assistant Business Manager 2: Class Editor 3: Collector 3, 4: Athletic Editor 3, 4: Minstrel 3, 4: Basketball 2, 4: Track 2, 4: Football 4: Senior Play: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4? Glee Club l, 2, 3, 4. QUOTATION: "Love is like a photographic plate: it takes a dark room to develop it." COMMENT: "Bob" is our future Olympic racer: at least he acquired a good wind and a mighty stride racing down the railroad track trying to catch the 8:30 trolley. Never mind, "Bob", a cool head, a sound mind and a stride like yours will do wonders in this world. "You know, Robert, you've changed a lot", says a certain teacher. Now, what can she mean? HAROLD SCHEIDEL NICKNAME: "Shy", POSITIONS HELD: Entre-Act of Senior Play: Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4: Baseball 3, 4: Debating Club 4: Dramatic Club 4. QUOTATION: "Sage-do you know what me and Dob did?" COMMENT: Harold is a little boy with big ideas and an inimitable way of expressing them. His activities in the poultry club are well known and we don't ,doubt but that some day he'll bba big butter and egg man surpassing all others, Penny excepted: that is, unless he becomes involved in politics, Hrst. 34 L . FARMINGTON STUDENT LORETTA FRANCES SCHEIDEL NICKNAME: "Lored". POSITIONS HELD: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4: Glee Club l, 2, 4: Operetta 2: Minstrel 45 Dramatic Club 4. QUOTATIONI "And her laugh was full, merry and hearty." COMMENT: Loretta is one of Burlingtons contributions to the class of '32, and a very pleasant companion at that. Her wit and hearty laugh have won for hffr many friends. At times she becomes very tired of homework and studying, how- ever, and then there is always a Nash waiting outside to take her for a ride. GEORGE ALFRED SCHULTZ NICKNAME: 'iGas". POSITIONS HELD: Athletic Association 2, 31 Glee Club l: Football 4. QUOTATIONZ "As quiet and unruffled as a summer breeze." COMMENT: "Georgie" is, no doubt, the possessor of the broadest shoulders that Farmington High has ever seen. His sense of humor is lust as big as those shoulders, too. 'AGas" is another of these easy-going lads that somehow or other alwa s mana e to make a name for themselves in whatever V Q they undertake. MARIE STIEG - NICKNAME: "Noot". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 43 Athletic Association 1, 2, 3, 4: Minstrel 4: Operetta 2. QLIOTATION: "A maiden never boldg Of spirit so still and quiet that she Blush'd at herself." COMMENT: If everyone were like Marie, teaching school would be paradise, for she never cuts up-that is, when there's work to be done. We wish she weren't so shy, for her friends say she is really full of fun outside of school. l I i CAROL SKOGLUND NICKNAME: "ScoEeId", "Kay". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 4: Athletic Association l, 2, 3, 4: Senior Play. QUOTATION: "Theres nothing ill can dwell in such a temple." COMMENT: We doubt if many people with personalities more pleasing than Carols have ever darkened the doors of Farmington High School. Of course, we realize that of late druggists have something to say about that and perhaps can answer for it. 35 FARMINGTON STUDENT MARION TALLMADGE NICKNAME: "Billy". POSITIONS HELD: junior High Basketball Team lg Iunior Prom Committee: Senior Play: Glee Club l, 2, 3. 4: Athletic Association l, 2, 3. QLIOTATION: "We must take the current when it serues Or lose our ventures." COMMENT: "A little yellow blouse for Hve o'clock was her aim. She cut it just a bit too short but, being 'Billy', she made it Ht just the same". Besides being a very capable and adept dressmaker, "Billy" has shown us what a sophisticated woman is like. WILLIAM TOTH NlCKNAMEi i'Bill", "Tootsie". POSITIONS HELD: President 4: Prom Committee 3: Glee Club I, 2, 3: Minstrel 3, 4: "College Girl" 4: Operetta, QUOTATION: "He who loves last, loves best, He who loves not, is out of luck." COMMENT: "Bill" and his Ford sure have done a lot for the class this year. Besides this he made quite a name for himself on the gridiron and seemed to make quite a hit with the visiting teams, Will expect to hear from him as another "Phantom Flash" some day, providing he doesnt become too interested in kangaroos in the meantime. ISABEL GILCHRIST VIBERT NICKNAME: "Izzy". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l, 2, 3, 4: Orchestra l, 2: Chairman Cvlee Club Concert 2. QUOTATION: "1'll try anything once Bring' it on."' COMMENT: Isabel's special, which happens to be egg and Onion sandwiches, is supposed to make the hair curl in six months if consumed regularly, or some such thingy and we wonder if shell have any more success than "Eddie", her pal and "partner-in-crime". 'iIzzy's" unconsciousness as to where she is at times was brought to light one day when she began to Sing aloud in class, much to the amusement of all. HARRY MASON WELLS NICKNAME: "Skippy", POSITIONS HELD: Orchestra l, 2, 4: Glee Club l, Z, 4. QUOTATION: "He had a head to contriuc a tongue to per- suade, and a hand to execute any mischief." COMMENT: "Skippy'S" two weaknesses are his flowery language and his Latin. You know, Harry, you should win the Liberty prize eventually. At any rate it's good exercise carrying around so many books. However, have pity on the future generations, and don't write any speeches like Burke's. 36 FARMINGTON STUDENT MILDRED FRANCES WINALSKI NIOKNAME: "lVIi1lie". POSITIONS HELD? Glee Club l, 2, 4: Iunior Play: Senior Play: "College Girl" 4: Minstrel 4: Athletic Association 3, 4: Operetta 25 Dramatic Club 4. QUOTATION: "Imagine my embarrassmcntfn COMMENT: Say, "Millie", is that right? We hear you are going to join Flo Ziegfields Follies. At any rate, we'll miss that smile and sunny disposition of yours when you leave Farmington High School for parts unknown, and we just know that you'll vamp your way to success if you can only overcome that blushing. NELLIE ZURLES NICKNAME: "Nellie". POSITIONS HELD: Glee Club l, 2, 3, 45 Operetta 2, Athletic Association 1, 2, 3, 4: Minstrel 45 Dramatic Club 4: Basketball 1, 4: "College Girl" 4. QUOTATION: "Hair of soft woven gold." COMMENT: Some day we'll hear a familiar voice shout- ing: "Left, right, left, right!" and we'll know that it is 'ANellie", gym teacher de luxe, expounding her athletic exercises before her class of perspiring aspirants. She's one of the few blondes of which the class can boast and attracts the "proverbial gentle- men" because of it. 37 FARMINGTON STUDENT Alumni Notes This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of the first class to graduate from Farmington High School. What changes have occurred during these fifty years! The pupils of today are not obliged to buy their books: means of transportation are provided for those who live at a distance: vocational courses have been introduced which make it possible for a child to better prepare himself for the work he is to perform later in life: sports and activities of various kinds have been added which have created a greater interest in the school. It is only by the cooperation of the townsmen and the alumni that such advantages can be supported. Therefore, we sincerely hope that the alumni of the future will continue to give their earnest support to the school as they have done in the past. We, the fiftieth class to graduate, extend our heartiest congratulations to the classes preceding us, particularly the class of 1882, which had the honor or being the first to graduate from F. H. S. 1932 NOTES Bernice Arnold, Edith Lauretti and Martha Steinmetz are training in the Hartford Hospital, while Dorothy Goodfield is receiving her training at St, Francis Hospital. Edna Burke and Mary Kettenbeck are attending New Britain Normal. Anna Longhi, Anna Brouillard, Katherine Killiany and Dorothy Thompson returned to F. H. S. this year to take a P. G. course. Martha Hein is in the employ of Mr. A. Alderson, of Lovely Street, Unionville. Ruth Tyrrell is employed as a secretary by Dr. Shapiro, of Unionville. Clare Heffernan is a student at Sargent, in Boston, Mass. Harry Kacmarcik is filling a position at the A. B. Chintz Market, Unionville. Graham Reid, who recently returned from a golf tournament in California, is assistant pro under his father at the Farmington Country Club. Donald Watson is doing excellent work at Yale. Harry Knott and Donald King are attending Dartmouth. Daniel Payne, '31, Orrin Moses '30, Harold Watson '29, and Ralph Thompson '28, are attending Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Doris Hale, '29, is employed as secretary at F. H. S. Elizabeth Lee, '27, has won a 51,500 scholarship for a year's study in England. She expects to attend the University of London. Elmer Cross, '27, is attending Purdue University, lllinois. William Deming, '22, is a physical instructor at Perry High School, Pittsburgh, Pa. Mildred Whitney, '24, Theresa Dronfield, '94, and Ioseph Burns, '20, are members of the faculty at F. H. S. Ruth Conlin is employed in the investment department of the Aetna Life Insurance Company. M I 2 ILDRED uno, '3 . 38 FARMINGTON TSTUDENT The Senior Girls' Glee Club HE Senior Girls' Glee Club met again in September as it has in many years previous. The Hrst meeting was on September 29, 1931, with sixty-four members present. The officers which were elected for the current year are as follows: President, Margaret Rossvallg Vice-President, Mary Chester: Secretary and Treasurer, Luella Grimes. ln the meetings that followed we prepared songs suitable for future programs. ln December we gave our annual Christmas pageant in which both Boys' and Girls' Glee Clubs participated. Immediately after this we selected and began the study of new songs for a concert to be given Iune 3, 1932. Perhaps the most important contribution of our Club this year will be the music for Commencement. The songs to be sung that evening are, inci- dentally, the same ones used by the class of fifty years ago. With this successful season behind us, we are looking forward to a splendid year in 1932-'33 and we are hoping that a group of girls, as co-opera- tive as this year's Club, will be on hand in September to fill the vacancies left by the Seniors of '32. LUELLA Gnuvias, Secretary. 39 FARMINGTON STUDENT Senior High School Girls' Basketball Team When five out of six members of the crack team of 1930-'31 were gradu- ated, it was expected that this year's team would be much weaker than its predecessor. As a result of Miss Francis' efforts a fine team was developed, although it did not reach the average of last year's basketball team. If the initial team could have been kept intact throughout the season, a better showing would have been made. Unfortunately, our high scorer, Grace Flood, was injured in the first game with Windsor High, and was prevented from playing the rest of the term. This game was one of the most exciting ones played, and was it rough! We won it just the same, even though the opposing team did get the state championship last year. Our fighting team looks forward to a more successful season next year, which we hope will be a credit to Farmington High. 1. The regulars were: G. Flood, M. Derby, M. Roncaioli, S. Ostroske, M. Day and V. Valigorsky. 2. The substitutes were: F. Kacmarcik, M, Silver, E. Sperry, Herzog, M. Manyak, Doris Cromack, A. Iudd, L. Toth, L. and M. Grimes, A. Uliaz and N. Zurles. 3. Manager: Margaret Herzog. 4. Manager-elect: Carol Brooks. 5. Captains: Grace Flood and Victoria Valigorsky. 6. Captain-elect: Grace Flood. . GAMES Farmington 35 - Morse Business College 20 Farmington 19 - Alumnae 32 Farmington 41 - Plainville 14 40 FARMINGTON STUDENT Debating Club BASKETBALL GAMES--COHffHll6d Farmington Collinsville 29 Farmington 8 - Windsor 14 Farmington Simsbury 26 Farmington 13 Simsbury 21 Farmington Glastonbury 14 Farmington 11 - Collinsville 11 Farmington Glastonbury 20 Farmington 5 - Gilbert High 27 Farmington Windsor 9 Farmington 18 Plainville 21 Farmington 17 - Storrs College 17 Girls' Field Hockey The first field hockey team in our high school completed its schedule of four games last fall. One game was tied and three were lost to much more experienced opponents. We look forward to very successful teams in the future judging from the fine showing made by the first team. Carol Brooks captained the team and Marie Derby was manager, Other members receiving letters were Irene Campion, Gertrude Flood, Arline Iudd, Victoria Valigorsky, Miriam Hoxie, Grace Flood, Lois Peterson. Iune Herzog, Eunice Sperry, Frances Kacmarcik and Mary Elizabeth Chester. All except Irene Campion, Gertrude Flood and Marie Derby will be back for the second season and we wish them the best of luck! ' THE GAMES PLAYED: October 20-Farmington O, Plainville 2. November 2-Farmington 0, Plainville 0. November 18-Farmington 0, Connecticut College Frosh 1. November 21-Farmington 2, Plainville 3. 41 FARMINGTON STUDENT Iunior High Schools N THE Iunior High Schools, both Unionville and Farmington, soccer was introduced last fall. Mr. Smith coached Unionville while Mr. Bachman, assisted by Mr. Hunt, coached Farmington. Although they played much more experienced, and, in the case of Unionville, much larger opponents, both teams made line showings. Farmington showed up especially well, winning the majority of their games, while Unionville failed to break into the winning column, although most of their games were very closely played. In basketball Mr. Hunt put out even a better team than last year, and as a result Farmington finished in first place in the Farmington Valley League. Unionville got away with a fine start, but the loss of their coach for the rest of the season prevented them from finishing as strong as they had started out. But in baseball, the grand old national sport, we predict that the teams will make their best showings. Farmington will have a hard time to make a better record than last year's championship team, but without a doubt they will be as good. Moreover we confidently believe that if any team should take first place from Farmington it will be Unionville, for it is hard to find a snappier or more aggressive team in the league. Mr. Smith turned up a lot of baseball talent in spring practice and developed it remarkably well. In closing we wish to remark about the genuine interest shown by both institutions toward all sports and to commend the efforts of all teams, both the winners and the losers. No wonder Farmington High is beginning to make the sporting world sit up and take notice when its athletes get such fine primary training! SAUNDERS, '32. l 42 FARMINGTON STUDENT Farmington Senior High Athletics We are especially fortunate in procuring Charles Murphy, former Con- necticut College grid star, as coach of the boys' athletics this year, He developed exceptional football and basketball teams, which in their class ranked with the best in the state, and we confidently expect him to put out fine baseball and track teams. Although both were winning teams, Coach Murphy emphasized a fighting outfit above a winning team, which not only won much respect and admiration for the school, but also gave the boys participating in the games the greatest benefit that can be derived from a love for rough going. Football The football team turned in a fine record of four victories-two defeats- two losses against much heavier opponents. The first game was lost to Enfield, at Enfield, 0-14, but, in the second game the overconfident Plainville team succumbed to the local cyclone 7-0 at Plainville. The Suffield Prep Iayvees outweighed our team by about ten pounds to a man, but they could do no better than a 6-6 tie on their own gridiron. The Manchester Iayvees proved an easy victim on our own gridiron, going down 21-6, but Lewis High managed to eke out a 12-6 win at Southington for the team's second and last defeat of the season. The most satisfactory win of the year was the 6-0 victory over Kings- wood Prep at West Hartford, inasmuch as we are the only public school on their football schedule and are believed to be of a lower caliber than the prep schools. The fourth victory was over Litchfield Republic on our home grid by a score of 7-0, while the final game of the year resulted in a 6-6 tie, also at home, with the powerful Stafford Springs team. The lettermen werez, Captain Toth, fullback: D. Bowler, W. Ryan and Scheidel, ends: Dobrynski, Bronson and Clifford, tackles: F. Cadwell, C. Cadwell, R. Saunders and L. Parrott, guards: Grocki, center: E. Lauretti, quarterback: Brarnan, Lesiak and Kacmarcik, halfbacks: E. Ryan, manager. William Bronson was elected captain by the lettermen and will have I. Scheidel, Grocki, L. Parrott, Kacmarcik, Braman and Lesiak on his team next year besides Morrissey, Wilde, Buteau, B. Ryan, W. Wells, and Marek, who, with Schultz, made up the second team which played several games. ROBERT SAUNDERS, '32. Track and Field Coach Murphy started a track and field team this year. The track events will consist of 100, 220, 440, and 880 yard races, while the field events will be the shot put, running broad, standing broad and high Jumps. - Y The team is as follows: Braman, Lesiak, Hein, W. Ryan, Dobrynski, Wilde, Grocki, Lauretti, Brown, Hotchkiss, Heffernan, Brooks, Clifford, Carson and Robert Saunders, Captain. , An inter-class meet will be held April 22, to be followed by dual -meets with Simsbury and Litchfield at the High School. 43 FARMINGTON STUDENT ' Boys' Glee Club The Boys' Glee Club took an active part in the annual Christmas pageant held in the High School Auditorium in December. Later, in Ianuary, the Glee Club participated in a minstrel given for the beneflt of the Athletic Association. Arrangements are being made for a musical recital, by the combined Girls' and Boys' Glee Clubs, to take place sometime in May. Mr. Edgar Brown. who was our guest artist at the last concert, will be with us again this year. The following officers were elected by the members of the Boys' Glee Club for 1931-'32s President , EC-mio LAURETTI Vice-President . STANLEY WHITEMAN Secretary and Treasurer GEORGE LUSK Librarians . , HASSETT AND Bu'rEAu GEORGE L. LusK, '33, Golf The golf team this year consists of Iohn Silver, Ed Ryan, Raymond Hitch- cock and Paul Aliano as regulars, and Iames Morrissey and Iames Crowe as alternates. Mr. Taylor is coaching the boys and we are sure he will develop a fine team. ln the first match the team won handily over Weaver by a score of 12-6. Other matches are sought with East Hartford, Hartford and West- minister. All home matches will be played on the Farmington Country Club course. SAUNDERS, '32, 44 FARMINGTON STUDENT iii , g e , K W ., .L , :Q ,, ,r,11'-1:17 ,111 , , A K' v 7 1 ' .. L ,A Boys' Basketball The basketball team turned in a fine record of 14 wins and 7 losses, although it stepped out of its class several times. Simsbury High, which qualified for the Storrs tournament and Windsor High, rated class B, were the only teams that managed to win twice from the team, while Collinsville, Litch- field Republic, and Wetherslield, also class B, won one game each. SCORES Games F. H. S. Opponents Simsbury-at home . , , 22 413 Litchfield Rep.-at home , 24 37 Bloomfield-at home . . 18 17 Morse College-at home 28 17 Alumni ..,., 38 23 Portland-at home . , 34 12 Wetherslield-at home 26 25 Collinsville-away , 19 21 Glastonbury-away 26 19 19 25 21 14 26 20 32 30 15 20 19 29 26 27 26 6 Simsbury-away Middletown-away Bloomfield-away Litchfield-away Windsor-at home . Windsorw-away , , Wethersfield-away . . Windsor Locks-at home 45 . 1' FARMINGTON STUDENT Glastonbury-at home 25 15 Middletown-at home l8 16 Windsor Locks-away 17 15 Collinsville-at home . 22 13 The lettermen were: Captains, Lauretti and Cadwell, manager, E. Ryan, Bronson, Kacmarcik, Silver, Grocki, T. Grocki, Scheidel, W. Wells. "Scratchy" Kacmarcik will lead the team next season and it will undoubt- edly be a championship team, since Cadwell and Lauretti are the only lettermen that will be lost by graduation. The second team, made up of Captain Lesiak, B. Ryan, Morrissey, W. Ryan, Anderson, Wilde and Saunders played twelve games, winning 10 and losing but 2. All but W. Ryan and Saunders will be available for next year's team. The season was brought to a close on the High School court with an amateur tournament in which two F. H. S. teams took part. Although all the other six teams were made up of high school graduates and considerably older and more experienced players, the high school teams made a fine showing. Team A was eliminated in the finals by Unionville, the winner, which also defeated team B in the semi-finals. Team A defeated the Farmington Trian- gles and the Pan-Am quintet, while team B defeated the West-ends of Unionville. Orchestra The Farmington High School orchestra was reorganized this year under the capable supervision of Mr. Ellis and Mrs. Curtis. The musicians in the orchestra have increased from five or six in the last few years to an orchestra of nineteen pieces. This interest shown in orchestral music is due to good directing, talented musicians and a spirited student body. The orchestra played at the annual Christmas pageant under the direction of Mrs. Curtis, and at the Parent-Teachers' program under Mr. Ellis, besides entertaining the student body at several assemblies. The musicians are: Cora Porter and Howard Hinman, piano: M. Cignoli and E. Porter, first violins, B. Kennedy, S. Parsons, Ebba Nelson, R. Beissner, 1. Driscoll, I. Zurles and D. Hinman, second violinsg W. Dull, banjo: P. DeParolis, mandolin: W. Wells, cornet: F. Cignoli, First saxophone: C. Brooks, Bass and H. Wells, second saxophone: Tourtelotte, drums: Mrs. Curtis and Mr. Ellis, directors. We hope next year to increase the size of the orchestra and the musical interests of the school. FRANCIS CIGNOLI, '32, BASEBALL SCHEDULE 19 April - Thomaston at home. May 3 -- Terryville at home. May 6 - Wethersfield away. May 10 -- Litchfield at home, May 13 f Thomaston away. May 17 - Terryville away. May 24 - Open. May 27 1 Collinsville at home. May 31 - Wethersfield at home. Iune 3 -A Morse at home. 6 Iune - Open. I Iune 10 -- Open. Iune 13 1 Alumni. SAUNDERS. '32, 46 FARMINGTON STUDENT Baseball As the baseball season takes place after this publication, we can usually do no more than give the prospects of the team. But this year we were fortu- nate in having two games played prior to publication, which makes the predic- tion easier for the writer, As the first game resulted in an 8-5 win over the powerful Thomaston nine, we can justly expect a very successful season. The team showed remarkable batting strength, while Pat McMahon showed mid- season form on the mound, bearing down well in the pinches and fanning twelve men. The second game with Terryville was won also by the score of 9-6, McMahon again being the winning pitcher. It was certainly a snappy looking outfit, and it flashed characteristic "Murphy" pep in both games. Keep it up, boys, were all behind youl TEAM Manager-C. CADWELL BRONSON TOTH MCMAHON BRAMAN I. SCHEIDEL RYAN LAURETTI LESIAK T. GROCKI KING KACMARCIK B. WELLS DLuBAc HIBBEN PELTIER I. GROCKI 47 FARMINGTON STUDENT Senior Class Notes CLASS OFFICERS President . . . , WILLIAM TOTH Vice-President . . FRANK CADWELL Secretary-Treasurer . MARGARET HERZOG Editor , . BERTRAM PELTIER CLASS MOTTO CLASS COLORS "In Omrzia Paratusu Blue and Silver The Senior Class of 1932 Started off its final year with an impetus and a determination to raise the necessary funds for the Washington trip. ln accord- ance with this plan the class play, "Sonny lane," was given with the following cast: Richard Petersen, Edith Anderson, Mildred Iudd, Helen Hartigan, Marion Tallmadge, Mildred Winalski, Carol Skoglund, Margaret Herzog, Robert Saunders, Bertram Peltier, Frank Cadwell and Henry Dobrynski. Within a couple of years we think that Garbo and Barrymore will have to look to their laurels, for A'Sonny lane" convinced us of the high value of High School Dramatics, We have not confined our activities, however, to plays alone. Athletics have played a leading role in our Class program, a fact evident from the teams, where were found the names of Lauretti, Toth, F. Cadwell, Dobrynski, C. Cadwell, Ryan, Saunders and Peltier. Among the fair sex we list the names of Marie Derby, Mildred Roncaioli, Nellie Zurles, Sophie Ostroske, Irene Campion, Alma Bailey, Amy Farry, Helen Battista, Pauline lanes and Gertrude Flood. Then, too, our food sales Secured many of the much-heralded vitamins for the townspeople and brought us some welcome funds for our treasury. For the generous Support accorded us by the people of the Town of Farmington we are deeply grateful. In closing, the class of '32 cordially extends an invitation to parents and friends to attend its commencement exercises Iune 15-17, a memorable event this year because of the fiftieth anniversary of the first graduation. BERTRAM PELTIER, '32. Iunior Class Notes CLASS OFFICERS' President , . . . ROBERT HARTIGAN Vice-President I GRACE FLOOD Secretary-Treasurer . SAMUEL ROBOTHAM Editor . . . , CAROL BROOKS CLASS Morro CLASS COLORS "Labor Ornnia Vinci!" Orange and Black Under the guidance of our Class Advisor, Mr. Murphy, we have had a very Successful year. On April 1 the Iunior Prom was given, which proved to be a Social and financial success, while we were very proud of the fact that so many Iuniors attended the dance. We are now working on plans for the annual Iunior play, which will probably be presented about the last of May. 48 FARMINGTON STTUCFECNT The Iunior Class has been well represented in athletics by both girls and boys: several Iunior girls receiving letters for playing on the hockey team. A large number of members on the football team were Iuniors, who also received letters. During the winter we witnessed many thrilling basketball games in which members of our class played remarkably well. And now, with spring, we see the baseball and track teams out for practice with the same group of Iuniors present, ready to participate in whatever comes along. And here we must not fail to mention the golf team, which also has its quota of the class of 33. Several members of our class play in the orchestra, and we have reason to be proud of the number of boys and girls who belong to the Glee Clubs, and of the work that two of our class have done on the debating team. The honor roll has held a large percentage of Iunior names for both honors and honorable mention. We hope that there will be a longer list of names there next year. CAROL C. BROOKS, '33. Sophomore Class Notes CLASS OFFICERS President . , , . , . FAITH WHITE Vice-President , . . ARLINE IUDD Secretary CATHERINE COLLINS Treasurer . . BERNARD BuTEAu Editor .,,. , , EVELYN CARSON CLASS MOTTO CLASS COLORS "Qui Laborat Vincitn Scarlet and Black Our quota at the beginning of our Sophomore year was Seventy-Six. As the term wore on, however, a few changes took place in our membership column. Iohn Pring, who is to be in Florida, temporarily, left in November, while Irene Drury rejoined our ranks in Ianuary after having been absent for a year, The basketball, football and hockey teams claimed an exceptionally large number of our students, many of whom received athletic letters as a reward. The Glee Clubs, also were greatly enlarged upon by the Sophomore Class membership. Ianuary 29 Saw the Sophomore Hop successfully managed and a Social fete of the year. A large Silhouette in the center of the stage in the audi- torium which was decorated in black and white was one of the chief attractions. To realize that we are keeping our motto well in mind one need only to glance down the list of names on the Honor Roll, where many members of the class are listed. EVELYN CARSON, '3-'L Freshman Class Notes CLASS OFFICERS President . . , . GEORGE HEFFERNAN Vice-President SHIRLEY THOMPSON Secretary , , . . BESSIE KENNEDY Treasurer . , . . . THOMAS ANDERSON Editor .,., , MARY BABIC CLASS MOTTO "Facta non Verbau CLASS COLORS CLASS FLOWER Lavender and Silver Violet 49 FARMINGTON STUDENT While we, the students of the Freshman Class, have worked and played with ambition, the year has slipped by quickly. We started the school year with a will to work and conquer all things. With eagerness we have busied ourselves at our games as well as at our studies. In September we were heartily welcomed into the high school. Later the Iunior High School girls organized a hockey team. This first hockey team, consisting mostly of Freshman girls, developed several star players. During practice the Iunior girls kept the Senior team on their toes every moment of the game. The boys also were awake during this season. They formed a soccer team, With Mr. Smith as their coach, the boys enjoyed their new sport. In their games they won success. When the basketball season opened, many of the ninth grade boys and girls came out to do their best. The girls became skillful with the aid of their coach, Miss Ames. The boys were successful in this favored sport. Not one lost interest during the whole season. The Girls' Glee Club gave an afternoon tea this year for teachers of the High School and the members of the Club. Miss Osborne and Mrs. Curtis helped in carrying out the plans. Everyone was pleased with the successful results. During the whole year many names appeared on the Honor Roll, the following winning the honor of grading as the first four: Mary Babic, Mary Brown, Shirley Thompson and Anna Kaprusak. MARY BABIC, '35, Eighth Grade Notes CLASS OFFICERS President .,.,. ROLAND HERZOG Vice-President CLIFFORD ROURKE Secretary . ANNE DUNNE Treasurer . , CAMELLA FIORETTI Editor , . . . ELSIE NORGARD CLASS Morro CLASS COLORS "Find a way or make it." Green and Gold When we entered the eighth grade in September our membership was thirty-one. During the year, however, Ben Hoxie left for Bulkley High, while Raymond and Iohn Aquatto joined us, so that we now boast of thirty-three members. The class has contributed a goodly share of the names on the Honor Roll and at the same time has played an extensive part in all the social activities of the year. With this splendid foundation, we are eagerly looking forward to our Freshman year and the changes it will bring in the daily routine of school life. ELSIE NORGARD. Seventh Grade Notes CLASS OFFICERS President . . , , . , HELEN KINNARNEY Vice-President , RUTH PENLEY Secretary I MARGARET MCCARTHY Treasurer . . . WALTER HOWARD Editor . . HELEN KINNARNEY 50 I FARMINGTON STUDENT CLASS MOTTO CLASS COLORS "Keep A-going" Orchid and Cream We wish to take this opportunity to thank the upper classmen for having so cordially welcomed us into the Iunior High School. Our class is creditably represented in the Iunior High Glee Club and has taken a great interest in the creation of the auditorium programs given each Friday morning by various classes. This has stirred up a great deal of enthu- siasm, besides giving each member an opportunity to exhibit his or her ability to entertain and at the same time acquire self-confidence. Although we have taken an active part in the social life of the school we have not neglected our lessons, as the Honor Roll for the year reveals. GIRLS Carol Skoglund Margaret Rossvall Mildred Winalski Nellie Zurles . Helen Hartigan Loretta Scheidel Mildred Roncaioli Dorothy Nawrocki Marie Stieg . Edith Anderson Pauline lanes . Dorothy Busch Mildred Winalski Pauline lanes Doris Buteau . Marie Derby , Margaret Herzog Margaret Rossvall Edith Anderson Sophie Ostroske Margaret Mack Catherine Onidi Marion Tallmadge Gertrude Flood Carol Skoglund Mildred Iucld . Alma Bailey Mary DeParolis Mary Marek . Helen Hartigan Isabel Vibert . Amy Farry , Doris Buteau . Helen Hartigan Helen Battista . Mary Marek . Anne Dlubac . Irene Campion Class Statistics Dignified . Greatest Night Haw Heart Breaker . Class Baby . Class Shark , Peppiest Silliest Most Nonchalant Neatest Best All Around Most Stylish Most Individual Best Looking Best Dancer , Most School Spirit Class Athlete Artist Cutest Most Popular Biggest Blu er Most Bash ul Most Courteous Actor and Actress Best Natured k . . Most pleasing Personality . Teacher's Pet Class Musician Quietest . Most Pioizs Most Obliging . Best Excuse-Maker Noisest Most Ambitious . Class Orator . , Laziest Busiest , Class Optimist Most Talkatiue 51 HELEN KINNARNEY. BOYS Bertram Peltier William Toth William Ryan Edmund Penny Robert Saunders Charlie Cadwell Francis Cignoli Edward Ryan Donald Bowler William Toth Donald Bowler Harry Wells Frank Cadwell Richard Newell William Toth Egidio Lauretti Edward Nelson William Ryan William Toth Harold Scheidel Edmund Penny Robert Saunders Richard Petersen Charles Cadwell Robert Saunders Henry Dobrynski Francis Cignoli . Charles Blinn George Schultz Monroe Baqdigian Charles Cadwell Edward Ryan . Harry Wells . William Toth lack Clifford Edward Nelson Frank'Cadwell Harold Scheidel FARMINGTON STUDAEAIH' . I lust Imagine Edith Anderson not fooling with Lauretti. Agnes Arnold without aerial UI thoughts. Alma Bailey not pining for King. Helen Battista with a broken heart. Dorothy Busch riding on the trolley. Monroe Bagdigian not writing air-plane stories. Charles Blinn going out with a girl. Doris Buteau shirking. Donald Bowler as a radio announcer. Charles Cadwell as a minister. Frank Cadwell less a couple hundred pounds. Irene Campion without her cap set for Saunders. Francis Cignoli not singing in study hall. lack Clifford being able to distinguish between Catherine Gurovich and Mary Marek. Mary Deparolis cutting classes. Marie Derby being unpopular with the boys. Henry Dobrynski leaving the women alone. Anne Dlubac sitting still. Amy Farry not being in love. Gertrude Flood being a six-footer. Catherine Gurovich as a vamp. Helen Hartigan getting kicked out of class. Margaret Herzog and Nellie Zurles not calling each other endearing names. Pauline lanes thinking of anyone but "Bill," Mildred Iudd without "red hair and freckles." Egidio Lauretti not being independent. Margaret Mack causing a disturbance. Frances Manyak not being courteous. Mary Marek not playing opposite Penny in the Christmas Pageants, Glenys Mosher being "down in de dumps." Dorothy Nawrocki with a boyish bob. Edward Nelson not being sentimental. Dick Newell not winning a prize for his dancing. Catherine Onidi not flirting with Bowler. Sophie Ostroske minus her "Gift of Gab." Bert Peltier as a gigolo. Richard Petersen without his red pants. Mildred Roncaioli swimming the English Channel. Margaret Rossvall and "Bill" Toth missing a Skit Simpson dance. Edward Ryan acting his age. "Bill" Ryan without a girl friend. Robert Saunders being Hlike he used to was." Harold Scheidel saying one whole sentence without exaggerating. Loretta Scheidel playing up to Harry Wells. George Schultz in a compromising situation with a girl. Carol Skoglund beinq disliked. Marie Stieg with disheveled hair. Marion Tallmadge losing her coordination. Harry Wells telling a ioke that is actually funny. Mildred Winalski not losing control of her vascular motors. Isabel Vibert not being outspoken. 52 AFARMINGTON STUIQENT Class Alphabet is for Alma and Agnes and Anne, They're willing to help us whenever they can. is for Bowler and also for Bert, Either could classify as champion flirt. is for Carol, the Cadwell's and Charlie Blinn, Because of their sociability, they'll always win, is for the Dot's, of them we have three, They're of the very best, that's easy to see. is for Edith, her giggles, her charm: And the Ed's who are picked on by every Mschool marm. is for our boy Francis who's a whiz with a "sax," And for one of our quiet girls, namely, Frances Manyak. is for Glenys and also for Gert, Pretty nice girls-how about it, Bert? is for Henry. the l'larold's and l-lelen's so true, When you're around them you'll never be blue. is for Isabel and also for Irene, When it comes to joking-they'd make a fine team. is for lack, our yodeling lad, As a Swiss mountain climber he wouldn't be bad. is for our Katie's of whom we have two, Though they dislike the nickname, it's the best we can do is for Lauretti of athletic fame, You'll see him starring in 'most every game. is for the Margarets, Mildred's and Maries, While the Mary's and Monny we number with these. is for Newell who has had some bad luck. But he has withstood it with plenty of pluck. is for Ostroske our athletic lass. As basketball player among the best in her class. is for Pauline and Petersen, too, Of friends they have many, of enemies, few. is for Quit, which we never do, Especially, Farmington High, when we're helping you. is for Robert, whose scholastic fame Has won for him here a creditable name. is for Schulz and the Scheidels Harold and "Lored," We're sure that good things of them will be said. is for Tallmadge and also for Toth, To lose either one, we surely are loath. is for what we'll always try to do: Uphold the standards, F. H. S., of you. is for Variety, of all life 'tis the spice If you don't believe it, watch out for the rice. is for A'Willie," a boy who has Hit," And plenty of girl friends who admire his wit. is for Xmas, which comes once a year Bringing with it vacation and plenty of cheer. is for You, our patrons so kind, In this book we hope you much pleasure will find. is for Zurles of whom we are fond, She's one of the reasons that men prefer blondes. 53 DOOMED TO AMBITION HANG OUT SIN FAMED FOR NAME U U II ru IS ru o P IU E ie- M ,E vi U nz O1 O F-1 5- 'U 'U 5 7 vi CU .:: U .H 3 'cz : IU W I: .Q 1: O va .2 .1 u ru i. Q. i.. E z o Ill M D-I D z -fri III l: Q I-Ll s.. l' 6 0 E AGNES ARNOLD , Her trips to the South Her affected speech Library with To sing Have an Irish temper Monny' MONROE BAGDIGIAN , iAviation His car Library To do Trigonometry Go far '11 home work D, HELEN BATTISTA . Her jovial nature Sinning The pantry To be a blonde Almost anything DORIS BIITEALI . Her activities Usefulness Cafeteria To get a U1 license Be popular 'QU ALMA BAILEY . . . , .School-girl Donald Home To stay there To be cut out complexion E CHARLES BLINN . . Playing the Silence Bowling' Alley Raise a mustache Defy women harmonica 'N DONALD BOWL R Beizg a woman Yawning Edgewood Dances To blow up the Lab. Write tragedies Z C BSQI' DOROTHY Buscu Coming from West Frat Dances West Hartford To be on time Grow taller Q Hartford IRENE CAMPION Her nonchalance Sarcasm Anywhere there are Be a model To write a book on Q boys "The Art of Con- versation" Q IACK CLIFFORD Yocieling No homework Bowling Alley Go West with ' Dob' Be a bull fighter Play g Boop-B -do Drug St Vall Meet Z ho CHARLES CADWELL His curly hair Flirting Ask Bil Day To be a 4 lette man To hive a Ford FRANK CADWELL His smile Girls Rifle Club To have a Harlem To marry MARY DEPAROLIS . Quietness Find one We wonder? To get out of school Attain her ambition CID MARIE DERBY Company she keeps Dancing Avon Anything but school Substitute for Gym ANNE DLLIBAC , Her drawing Letting her hair grow Cottage Street To put on weight Have a boyish bob gl HENRY DOBRYNSKI Snaking the ladies Lady teachers Room I2 To learn to dance Be a pin boy C: AMY FARRY , Noisiness "Pete" With him Make a name for Destruction herself U GERTRUDE FLOOD . , Her size French Batterson Park To grow up Four years of French CATHERINE GuRovIcI-I Her pink cheeks Shle doesn't know With "Mary" To type 300 words Type 100 words per U1 ow HQ Z ice roadster MARGARET HERZOG Art Courtesy Farmington Ave, To be an artist Pass with hono s ,Q PAULINE IANES . . , Her black hair "Bill' Grange To bf a millionaire's Be a dancing teacher wi e MILDRED ILIDD . .Drag with faculty No sin-It's a crime Any mirror To dye her hair Four feet, six inches EGIDIO LAURETTI . . . Athletics Doing things The athletic field To be a doct r Be promin nt MARGARET MACK I Unassuming air Hasn't any Home Ask her yourself Keep still 54 DOOMED TO AMBITION HANG OUT SIN FAMED FOR NAME l' V1 58 ,am I-GJ GJ-E ,.C,'V1 li is QW LAO E .. S vi? WO G- get 'UE 2.0 nm-4 E o L-C U LIL .. K1 W L. GJ 'Si :NE Y:-C 'QU QE' 153 'U W: w.. Dill! UT .EQ LM 32 U-C 5656 II z KZ. E -fi Esc 4 Q2 ZZ 4-fc Z LE after Be quiet To be a secretary to Fontaine's Dancing Her talkativeness and Her shorth OSHER M YS GLEN L. U 3 o o I C as .D LL. Lu I O O .-CI U U2 S EDWARD NELSON ,Musical talent Blushing Thats telling To shrink Eternal blondnes RICHA D NEWELL .His I theness Dancing Pan-Am To dance an adagio Dance an adagio DOROTHY NAWRocKl Her portraits of Fooling Typing Room Ioin the Follies Sketch celebrities R i an Ib 'JU MINGTON STUDENT l L screen celebrities .E U VJ L. o .r: E 5- cn vi ... L-C E' E o .. :s cn. .. W .2 3 o E to QI cn 'Tu I : 3 o P' vi L- 5 O -CL' tv L.. fl? 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N i Y 'X Y ANDERSON fLatin translaticin J :i "lThef rixier flew through their territories. RuTH IONES: "Puissanceimeans'a cgvering for the dead." SOPHIE OSTROSKE Cin Historyfjz X Mlgredl Scott sued his widow!" HASSETT: "Many men died fromtcokd on horseback." Lois PETERSEN fin Latin 91: "Pompilius was murdered and then became the fifth king of Rome." Heard in History Class? Miss REED: "Why is Gettysburg considered the turning point in the Civil War?" SALINDERS: "It gave Lincoln a chance to make his famous speech!" MR. BURNS: AiWhat is an octogenarian?" BROWN: MA man eight feet tall." HASSETT: UNO, it means a man who lived eight centuries." i Y X Y Y Miss DRONFIELD: "Uncle Sam is the worlcl's greatestfand-. P. DANIELS: "Uncle Sam is the worlds greatest uncle and father of the U. S." NELIHAUSER fin Englishj: "An idyll is a person who is very dear to another." ALMA BAILEY fin Latinj: A'Cicero was born in 63 B. C. and died in 108 B. C." ROBERT SAUNDERS fin Historyj: "One reason that women acquired so much power after the Civil War was the invention of the rolling pin." i' Y 1 f 'K Ml-low did the Northerners feel towards slavery?" l'The Northerners thought that slavery was wrong because they said that slaves were human beans like themselves." 56 Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q E Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q 2 Q Q E Q 838383512 88 8383 'PU 5 cn Cn P1 F' D' DU 'U E352 C-4 FEE ZS KZ O 51' cn Ll '-9 CI H N SSXBQQQQQQSSQREXBQQSBQSSSS Q5B838383238383S383S3S383S3E!353383 A School of Engineering and Science 2 HE Rensselaer Polytechnic lnstitute was established at Troy, 2 83 New York, in 1824, and is the oldest school of engineering Q and science in the United States. Students have come to it from Q 83 all of the states and territories of the Union and from thirty-nine 3 8383 -N o P1 Q. no :za Q o s: :S .a fl N Y' Ile' .-. .-. :- 0 -o V1 N C0 YV :s .-. S1 El 9 .-. :- N "1 N as P1 0 5 o ,1 W .1 :- D? :1 ... cr 0 o 33 3 Q Q2 students enrolled at the school. 2 88 . . . Q 2 Four year courses leading to degrees are offered, in Civil, 3 88 Mechanical, Electrical, and Chemical Engineering, in Architecture, and Q 2.88828 288383 in Business Administration, Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. Gradu- Q ates of the engineering courses are prepared to take up work in any 2 2 branch of engineering. Graduates of the course in Architecture are 3 Q prepared to practice their profession in any of its branches. Gradu- 2 Q ates of the course in Business Administration are prepared for careers Q 285388 838383 in business or for the study of law. Graduates of the courses in 3 Physics and Chemistry are fitted for research and teaching in these ig 2 fields, as well as for practice in many branches of applied science. 3 3 The course in Biology prepares for research and teaching, for Work 2 in sanitary engineering and public health, and for the study of Q M medicine and dentistry. Q8 2888888 2883338353 Graduates of any of the above courses may continue their work in the Graduate School of the Institute. The Master's Degree is conferred upon the satisfactory completion of one year's work and 232824888 F333 2 the Doctors Degree for three year's Work. 2 83 Q g The method of instruction is unique and very thorough, and Q 2 in all departments the laboratory equipment is unusually complete. 2 Q 88 2 An interesting pamphlet entitled "Life at Rensselaer," also gi? Q Q catalogue and other illustrated bulletins may be obtained by applying to the Registrar, Room 008, Pittsburgh Building. gggsseesssaseaess as is as as as 92 as as as as as as as as as as as ae 2? M as as as as as sa as as as as 2 5 as ae as as sa as as as as as as Q2 as as as as as as as as as as as as as sa se as as as Ejaasaasasssaasa FARMINGTON STUDENT Iokes NEUHAUSER tin Englishj: "The sheep give us wool from which we get clothes and mutton." Y Y Y Y Y GLADYS DERBY: "Caitiff means dead or decaying flesh." Y 'I Y Y Y E. NELSON: "All the other states of Germany were given a piece of land to satisfy their hunger." VERA LAWTON: A'The wedding will be a great 'Social maneuverf " Y Y Y Y Y TEACHER: "john, I think I'll keep you after school." I-IASSETT: "It won't do any good: I'm a woman hater. Y Y Y Y i' Marion T allmadge Busch, Buteau I ncorporated Helen H artigan M. Mack, the T ypist Penny E dmund Harold S cheidel Catherine G urovich Cignoli F rancis Mildred R oncaioli Margaret R ossvall Agnes A rnold Our I nscription Mary D eParolis Anderson E dith The U nanimities Richard N ewell Dlubac A nna Henry D obrynski William T oth Loretta S cheidel Vibert I sabel Dorothy N awrocki Manyak F rances Mosher G lenys Catherine O nidi William R yan The C adwells Egidio L auretti Mary A Marek Bailey A lma Derby, so L ithesome Marie S tieg Our L oyalty Carol S koglund Blinn, Clifford, Mildred W inalski Bagdigian T rio Campion I rene Wells H arry George S chultz Nelson E dward Margaret H erzog We, the I ndefatigables Petersen R ichard Gertrude T Flood Sophie O stroske Robert S aunders Never U nready to work Edward T Ryan Bertram P eltier Battista H elen lanes P auline Farry A my Bowler, so O blivious Zurles N ellie Iudd UR ed" The 'AK aysn Our T eachers CATHERINE ONIDI-, '32. QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q A. M. CUNNINGHAM, Manager H. F. UTZ, Artist Cunningham Photographers Telephone 6-0011 68 Pratt Street, Hartford, Conn. ANNOLINCING THE TWENTIETH SEASON OF C A M P M Q W A N A EcHo LAKE, READFIELD, MAINE Opens Saturday, Iuly 2 Closes Saturday, August 27 A Summer Camp for Boys, Ages Eight to Fifteen Years E. WEBSTER ELLIS, Director, Superintendent of Schools, Farmington, Conn. QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ 59 , sasssasassasasasaassssessssasy? QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ S883 SQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ 333829323932 QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ? FRATERNITY, COLLEGE AND CLASS IEWELRY COMMENCEMENT ANNOUNCEMENTS AND INVITATIONS as as 5 Ieweler to the Senior and Iunior Classes of 2 as 93 Farmington High School 2 83232888 33838888 2 L. G. BALFOUR COMPANY 2 E Manufacturing Iewelers and Stationers E 2 ATTLEBORO, MASS, 2 2 2 B 44" ' ' ' "A Q as ae 3 Q 2 Q 3 ' ' E ' C I 2 R Capitol City ngravmg O., nc. A QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ QQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ PHOTOGRAPHY ART FOR ADVERTISING 3 Q 3 Q g PHOTO-ENGRAVING Q 82 Z8 3 Q 28 S8 3 Q 3 Q 3 Q Q 1240 MAIN STREET HARTFORD, CONN. Q 83 Q QQQQQQQ QQQQQQ RQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ8 60 QRQQRQQQSQQQQ99353SRQQQQQQQQBQQQQQQBQQQQQRQQQQQQQBQQBQWQBQBWWQQ93389883 889339BRSQQBBQQQQQR999SQBSSQQQQQSSSSSBQSRQQQQQSQBQSQQQQQQBWBBQ FLINT - BRUCE 103 ASYLUM ST. AND 150 TRUMBULL ST., HARTFORD COMPLETE FURNISHINGS FOR HOME, OFFICE, INSTITUTION 'AHarmony House"-A Seven Room Model Home Fourth Floor Interior Decorating Staff to Serve You Without Charge The Unionville 'Water Company UNIONVILLE, CONNECTICUT R833333333333B3338333333888333Q83333333838RBRRRRRBQRBRRBQQRBBB M Q3338338333BRRSRQSRRS388RR 8383333333583883353338 SRQQRQQQQQQRQ RRQQQQQQQQQS RE GR988QQBQQ?393993832 Electricity - The Modern Servant The Union Electric Light Sz Power Company UNIONVILLE CONN. Rourke - Robotham Co., Inc. GENERAL INSURANCE AGENCY REAL ESTATE LOANS INVESTMENTS AUCTIONEERS COAL, OIL, AND WOOD TRUCKING UNIONVILLE COLLINSVILLE Phone 1-4 Phone 135 62 325 8 W Q 8 3 8 8 H 8 8 8 8 H 8 W R 3 8 8 8 8 8 8 8 3 8 3 3 3 8 Q E 6 6 9 Q 5 6 Q E 5 5 5 6 E 6 E 2 E 2 SBRRRQQRQQRSRSW Q Q 9 G 9 Z8 Z8 H Q H H ZX Z8 28 2 Z8 28 28 28 28 Z8 Z8 Z8 Z8 2 38 Z8 23 S8 Z8 Z8 Z8 28 88 28 28 Z8 33 28 28 Z8 28 28 Z8 Z8 28 88 S8 Z8 Z3 28 Z8 28 28 28 SB 28 2 RR3383358333R383RQ38B3R3333333R383R333333383835RR3333333833QQRQRRQRRQRRRQSRQRQR Q88SQ8 8939988589 as 2 2 as Q 2 Q as 3 2 3 The friends of Farmington High School are 2 S requested to patronize our advertisers, who have Q 2 made possible 2 58 as 2 THE FARMINGTON STUDENT. if 3 2 98 as Q M 2 T 25 2 M. 1. BURNHAM, INC, 2 2 MEATS, GROCERIES, PROVISIONS, ETC. Q Q WEST HARTFORD CENTER Q 88 Q Two Farmington Deliveries Daily 2 3 Orders Close at 2 P, M, for Afternoon Deliveries and at 6 P. M. for 2 Q Early Morning Deliveries 2 2 Direct Farmington Wife 4 555 2 2 as Q 5 2 28 M 3 E as Q as 28 2 Q Z8 as 93 as R F ' 2 2 I armington 2 as E 2 93 2 2 GARA G E I 3 2 2 2 2 LIVERY REPAIRS 2 2 2 2 SUPPLIES 2 3 2 58 as 2 EARM1NGToN, CONN. 2 5 2 58 as Q 3 Q 3 Q 3 Q 3 58 2 ERRRRSRRRSSQRRSSRRR3338883688333RRRBBBSBRRRRQBRBRQRRRRRRRQRBRRRQ 63 3,2328 82 85' 83 2 83 2 2 82 82 83 82 2 82 83 SB 83 82 8 83 E 8 88 83 2 82 92 83 3 3 83 B 83 83 2 83 83 2 83 83 2 83S383838383838S838383 8383938383838383S38383253838383S38383838383S38323338383838383EB83838388E3B8383S38383833383EB83E383SB83832BS383838383 F. A. CADWEIJL COAL OIL WOOD Telephone 295 MODERN BARBER SHOP ANGELO DIMAURO, Prop. AT F. P. SWANSTON, Hartford Avenue Phone 131-4 Expert Barbers in Attendance Open from 8 A. M. to 1:30 P. M. Saturdays until 9 P. M. Closed on Mondays at Noon Children, 25C Adults, 35C Shave, 20C LAWTON-MINER Co., INC. Flour, Feed, Fertilizers, Coal and Building Material Unionville Collinsville Phone 4-2 Phone 123 8333 Compliments of FARMINGTON SAVINGS BANK FARMINGTON, CONN. I-IAWORTH'S GREENHOLISES Flowers for All Occasions FARMINGTON, CONN. Telephone 1911-2 Compliments of G. C. BURNETT GROCERIES Telephone 100 THE FARMINGTON MARKET QUALITY MEATS Telephone 218 FARMINGTON, CONN. SSSBBSSRSSSESSSSSBSSQBSSSE3888883S828S838888888388838888538883888888353888SSRESSSSSSHZSSRSSSSSSSRSSSSRBSSRSRSBSSSS SKK? 8888 3988SSSSSESRSBSSSSSSSB8888888888288883888888282383888888838888888828888888288823882823882888882888SB88288882888R2888882883338888888888888888888288888828888888888888388883 QQSSQQQQQQQQQQQSXQQQQQQQE 83838383 ESZQQQQQQSSQQQQS883QQQQQQ83QQQSSQQQQQQQQSSSSQQQSSQQQQQQQQQSSQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Compliments of UNIONVILLE LAUNDRY UNIONVILLE, CONN. Telephone 62-5 FARMINGTON MEMORIAL WORKS GRANITE, MARBLE AND BRONZE W. M, RALPH, Proprietor Cemetery Lettering a Specialty KENNEDY'S BARBER SHOP 48 Main Street Unionville When out motoring stop at the NEW WOODLAND A Good Place to Eat SWIMMING RIDING TENNIS On the Torrington Road ROUTE 4 MERTON HODGE CIVIL ENGINEER AND SURVEYOR Member Connecticut Society of Civil Engineers UNIONVILLE, CONN. Oflice Phone-Farmington 7-2 Residence Phone-Farmington 291-21 "WOULD YOU LIKE TO BECOME A NURSE?" If so, apply to the Superintendent of Nurses at Grace Hospital, New Haven, Conn. Only High School graduates accepted, Highest type curriculum offered and our gradu- ates are eligible to register anywhere in the United States. Adequate rec- reational facilities." l,lnionuille's One-Stop Station TUNXIS SERVICE STATION 136 Farmington Avenue Telephone 561 FISK TIRES AND TUBES I ELIZABETH PARK STORE M. C. FOSTER ICE CREAM, CANDY, SODA AND CIGARS CROCKETT 8 FELLAGE, Props. UNIONVILLE, CONN. 5 Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q 5 Q Q Q Q Q 2 Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q 2 Q QQQQSSQQ QQ QQ SQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQS88888288818283QQQQQQQQQSSQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQQ88888888 33933 Q 92 33 Q 82 Q Q 88 82 Q Q Q 83 83 83 2 Q 83 Q SB Q Q 83 83 82 Q Q 82 Q 83 83 Q 82 Q 83 Q Q Q Q 83 Q Q Q Q 82 82 Q 83 93 Q Q Q 83 83 83 Q Q Q 82 82 Q8883888383288383838383888383SSQQQQSSSSQQ8383833383QSBSSSSQSQQQQS3S38383888838383838888838383QQ8883Q83Q838383S383QQQSSQQSSSSSSQQQQESQQQQQSSSSSBSSQSSESSX Compliments of Compliments of M. D, Sl'lAPlRO'S A FRIEND DEPARTMENT STORE 1 "lust Across the Bridge" W Compliments of TAILOR sHoP THE UNION DRUG STORE I. NAWROCKI, Proprietor 1 UP-'l'O-DATE MERCHANT TAILOR Drugs Stat10n9fY FARMINGTON, CONN. Soda Over Colonial Drug Store UNIONVILLE, CONN. E PAN-AM SERVICE STATION AUTOMOBILE AND Pan-Am Purple Gasoline TRUCK REPAIRING Complete Lubrication Motor Oils Hartford Avenue FARMINGTON, CONN. GUS BELL' Manage' Farmington Ave. Unionville C. G. HART E3 SON l EDWARD DUGAN SHELL GAs STATION l 82 FARMINGTON AVENUE FIRST-CLASS Shell Gas and Oil BARBER Goodyear Tires W Willard Batteries l Bridge Street Unionville Automobile Accessories I 66 Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q 5 Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q 2 Q Q Q Q Q 2 R 'LS888388QQ8828532888888388888828888888888828882388888888QQQQQQQ838828Q28QQQQ23QQR?28288828288888Q8888882388888828888888SSSSQQQSSQSSSSQQSBQQSSQSSQQSBSSQSSSSQQSQ QQQQM as ae as as as as sz as as as as as as as ae as as as ea as as as as as as as as as as as E eras as as as as as as as as as as E as 2 as as as as ae 955 sz Q as as as as as as as 3 338353 as as Q Compliments of Compliments of S8 88 2 A, CHINTZ MRS. C. TILLEYS 2 2 Choice Meats and Groceries MEAT MARKET 2 2 uN1ONv1LLE, CONN. I UNIONVILLE' CONN' 2 3998 R383 Q R Q Q sa -ee ?4 Y, as 2 2 Q ATHLETIC EQUIPMENT 2 Q Q 2 Wholesale and Retail MRS, F, E. CGQK 2 3 I 2 ALLING RUBBER COMPANY y SPENCER CORSETIERE Q 158 S S 99 Lovely Street 3 2 tate UM uNlONv1LLE, CONN. 2 2 NEW LONDON, CONN. 3 38 83 E de e 2 2 A 2 2 Build a Home NOW! F. P. SWANSTON 2 3 EB Q 1 HEATING AND PLUMBING 2 gg THE PARSONS LUMBER AND FARMWGTON, CQNN. 3 93 ' 93 3 HARDWARE COMPANY l Bicycle and Auto Sundries Q Q Masury's Paints E 2 Goodrich and United States Tires Q E Water Street Unionville, Conn. Standard Gas and Oils 2 Q 2 l Q 2 I 2 713 88 Q PAUL F- FLYNN SANFORD E5 HAWLEY 2 QQQQQQQQ UD O CL ibm F11 QQ N w DEI Q-Q Fe C1 WU EEE gm SHE Q 'Um 33'-I 13 N P1 U1 O O E E FV - 0 1: 5 N O ,. 335333833 I BUILDING MATERIAL QQ 3 Bring me your Prescriptions-they 2 are my Specialty Q Q ' Farmington Avenue 3 E SCHOOL STREET, UNIONVILLE, CONN. UNIONVILLE, CONN. Q 93 88 QQ Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q Q 28 Z8 Q Q Q Q Q Q 83 Z8 Z8 Q Q Q 28 Z8 Z8 28 Z8 Z8 28 28 28 28 Z8 gg 28 2523 CN NI g999999998999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999999g 9 2 I 2 3 8 2 Co,,.p,i,,w,,.SO, I GEORGE E. HALE 2 2 IQHN CLANCY I FUNERAL DIRECTOR 2 Q NATION-WIDE GROCER Practical Embalrner 2 gg , 2 Unionville, Conn. 2 2 Main Street Unionville, Conn. Q Q , 2 gg as 3 A - 2 9 2 SOCONY A. D. MCKISSICK g 9 9 SERVICE STATION Natural and Pasteurizecl Gas, Oil and Accessories Milk and Cream 99999 9999 2 Soda and Tobacco Salt and Fresh Butter Q 2 DANIEL I. COLLINS Buttermilk Q 2 E ' A as Q EiI'I111I1gt01'l VEIIUC Q 2 UNIQNVILLE, CQNN, SPECIAL DELIVERY 2 2 2 95 as 3 2 2 ECONOMIZE as 93 1 2 2 By Trading at Compliments of 2 as , 93 3 THE GREAT A. a P. HUMPHREYS 5 2 TEA CQMPANY LUNCHEONETTE E 93 as Q GROCERIES MEATS I 2 2 2 at , . 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