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. ' ■■■■•• ' ' LOG 1963 i FLINTRIDGE PREPARATORY SCHOOL FOR BOYS 301 Foothill Boulevard Pasadena 3, California Michael Smooke, Editor in Chief Charles Krause, Assistant Editor Stephen Fisher, Organization Editor Stanley Wilson. Art and Layout Editor LOG 1963 • ' m DEDICATION To Mr. Robert Jardine, who in more than twenty-five years at Flintridge has been both a teacher and a friend to the students, we dedi- cate this LOG in gratitude and appreciation. TABLE OF OFFICERS - p. 6 STOCKHOLDERS - p. 14 CONTENTS SALES AND OPPORTUNITIES - p. 36 PUBLIC RELATIONS - p. 56 «k T S N rO l IJCON IX OFFICERS B " " Ti ' .m kki 0 PLAYING f 4 MR. DOANE M. LOWERY President of the Board Founder, 1933 DR. MALCOLM G. DICKINSON B.A., Pomona College M.A., Claremont College Ph.D., U.S.C. Headmaster, 1933 MR. ROBERT JARDINE B.A., San Jose State Mechanical Arts, 1936 MR. JOSEPH ROSE B.A., Rice Institute Ass ' t. Headmaster, 1936 MISS LOUISE GUSWEILER B.A., San Diego State Librarian, 1935 mm mm MR. HAROLD McKEE Woodstock College Business Manager, 1938 MR. JOSEPH FASKEN B.A.. M.A., Texas Christian University History, 1942 Head of History Dept. MR. LEROY SMITH B. .. M.A., University of ' yoniing English, 1943 Head of English Dept. Freshman .Advisor MR. JAMES M. WOOD U.C.L.A. Athletic Director. 1945 Foothall Coach (Offensive) Basketball, Swimming MRS. BEATRICE CAMPBELL B.A.. University of Pennsylvania Lower School, 1949 MR. PHILIP ACOSTA B.A., Los Angeles State Spanish, 1951 Golf Coach MRS. ARDENE CALLAWAY 1 B.A., U.C.L.A. Lower School, 1954 1 ® ' Zf 1 " • I i M MR. ROBERT DENNISTON MR. JOHN NEUPAUER B.A.. St. Charles Latin, Biology, 1956 B.A., Rutgers University M.A., U.S.C. English, History, 1956 Highlander Advisor MR. FREDERICK BEST B.A., Albany State Teachers ' College History, Lower School, 1957 10 MR. THOMAS BRADBURY B.S., Springfield College Ass ' t. Director of Athletics, 1957 Football Coach (Defensive) Baseball Lettermen ' s Club Advisor MR. J. CLAYTON NOIA B.A.. M.A., Colgate University English, 1957 LOG Advisor MISS DORIS WALTON Notre Dame Secretarial College Montreal, Quebec Secretary, 1957 MR. FREDERICK DIAZGRANADOS B.A., Lehigh University M.N.S., Arizona State University Physics, Advanced Math, 1959 Senior Class Advisor MR. ROBERT A. BENTON B.A., U.C.L.A. University of Grenoble French, Spanish, History 1961 11 MR. PAUL J. REDIG B.A., St. Felix Collejie M.A., Indiana University Math, 1961 MR.S. JOHN WITLACH Clendale College Secretary, 1961 MR. M, G. HITCHCOCK B.S., Rockhurst College M.S., Central Missouri State College Science, 1962 MR. JOHN KLIMA B.A., University of Arizona M.A., Columbia University Lower School, 1962 MRS. ROSS Secretary, 1962 MR. DAVID W. FOX B.A., M.A., Selwyn College, Cambridge, and Queen ' s College Math, 1962 12 You ' re going to tell whom? liy that ' s positively filthy. What ' s that ticking noise? Smile and the whole world smiles with you. r€ij STOCKHOLDERS 14 PLEASE PUT PAPER CUPS ETC ; WASTE CONTAINERS A. WV ' i; ! • ' «« 15 SENIORS The members of the Senior class have placed themselves in the position of pre- ferred stockholders during the last year by establishing certain precedents in dress as well as privileges. Examples include privileges granted in recognition of the maturity of the Senior class — the Senior Room and library stack privileges. Tra- ditions in activities such as the annual tug of war and improvement of dress w e also set. Thus, it is obvious that this year was a productive one for the preferred stockholders. STEPHEN DEAN FISHER Words are like leaves: and where they most abound. Much fruit of sense beneath is rarely found. -Pope Steve has been president of his class in both his Junior and Senior years, and is also president of the Letterman ' s Club. He has worked as organ- izations editor of the LOG, and as a member of the Highlander Staff. Golfing, snow and water-skiing, and horseback riding are his favorite hobbies. Steve will attend Loma Linda University next year, and he plans to major in dentistry. His favorite pas- times are adding horns to his Jeep, restoring his Model T Ford, and just plain talking. MICHAEL LAIRD HORST Rocks have been shaken from their solid base; But what shall move a firm and dauntless mind? ■ — Joanna Baillie Mike, this year ' s Senior class vice-president, in his three years at Prep has acquired CumLaude and a scholastic letter in Algebra II. He is a member of the Letterman ' s Club, having lettered in football and basketball, and he has also been sports editor of both the LOG and the Highlander. His hobbies include a variety of sports. After graduation Mike plans to study at Dartmouth for a degree in Busi- ness Administration. 17 ROGF.R NEVIN BAUMGARTEN A Utile nonsense, now and then. Is relished by the wisest men. — Anonymous A veteran r)f six years at Prep. Baumas is one of our out taiuliiif; athletes. Besides playing basket- h;ill. baseball and golf, for which he received a tri)|)hy at the Father and Son Golf Tournament, Roger has lettered in varsity football. He is headed for the University of California at Santa Barbara, plannirifr to make medicine his profession. In his spare time he likes to make money, which he spends on dating and his car. DUNCAN KENDRICK BLAIR A horse! A horse! My kingdom for a horse! — ShaJ espeare Having completed six years at Prep, Rex now plans to study liberal art? at either Rice or Stan- ford. He is a member of Cum Laude and has been copv editor for both the Highlander and the LOG. Since horses and guns are his chief hobbies, his favorite sports are riding and hunting on his ranch near Hemet. His weekends are spent at horse shows or at the Ice House. His questioning mind and pointed pen will be remembered by all. WILLIAM LEE CANEPA Hope is such a bait, it covers any hook. -Jonson Bill has been with us at Flintridge for five years. He has earned Cum Laude and has been on the LOG staff. He has lettered in B football and was a member of the baseball team. Bill is undecided about what field to major in. but is considering Princeton as a college. Much of his time is spent at the beach, where he seeks both surf and dates. DOUGLAS DARL ERBES Lands rnortgag l may return, and more esteem ' d; But honesty once paun ' d, is ne ' er redeenid. — Middleton Doug ' s career at Flintridge has extended over the past three years. Moo has distinguished him- self as one of the class ' great outdoorsmen. and as a member of the LOG staff. His hobbies include hunting, fishing, rfnd the wide open spaces. Guns and tropical fish also fall quite naturally into his realm of pastimes. Doug hopes to enroll at an agri- cultural school in order to prepare himself for either cattle ranching or a career in the Forestry Service. KENNETH DANIEL FORD The night shows stars and women in a better light. — Byron- Ken has been an integral part of the football team in the three years he has been at Flintridge. He hopes to go to U.C.L.A. and study medicine after graduation. Ken is a member of the LOG staff this year. His hobby is the girl next door, and his favorite pastime is going to LLC.L.A. A red T-Bird with a leaky roof has become his symbol. JOHN DUNCAN FRANTZ money go before, all ways do lie open. — Shakespeare John has been at Prep for a grueling period of eight years, and in that time he has received such awards as Cum Laude and C.S.F. In his last two years he has devoted much of his time to the jobs of Commissioner of Finance in his junior year and Commissioner General in his senior year. He devotes most of his spare time to water skiing, sail- ing, and, of course, dating; but next year at Santa Barbara will require all his time, where he will major in civil engineering. Flintridge is proud of the fact that John ' s ability and devotion to swim- ming were recognized nationally when he received an All-American Award. 19 KICIIAHI) M.GHEE HOLDER II IVise men ne ' er sit and wail their bliss, Bui cheerly seek how to redress their harms. — Shakespeare Rick has been at Flintridge for seven years, a feat wliich deserves recognition. He has done work on the LOG and Hifihlander staffs and has been a faitiiful member of the Letterman ' s Club. His in- spiration as a manager has been instrumental to the success of the football and baseball teams, and his playing eflort.s have won him a letter in tennis. Rick has made the choice of medicine for his life ' s work and will be taking pre-med courses at the University of Southern California. His favorite pas- time is going down to the beach in his green Lincoln. ALAN HALL JOBE It is good to lengthen to the last a sunny mood. — James Russell Lowell Al has been class secretary in both his junior and senior years. In his eight years at Flintridge he has earned C.S.F. five semesters and life mem- bership in Cum Laude. He has worked hard as Class Editor of the LOG and as a member of the High- lander staff. A! has played both varsity basketball and baseball, and spends his vacations in Mexico, where he enjoys skin-diving, water-skiing, and hunt- ing. Next year he plans to study natural science at either Stanford or L niversity of California at Berkeley. iM RICHARD IRA KERSTEN He learn d the arts of riding, fencing, gunnery, And hoiv to scale a fortress or — nunnery. — Byron Rogi has been elected class treasurer for the last six years and also is secretary of the Letter- man ' s Club. In his seven years at Prep, he has lettered in football, baseball, and swimming. For the last two years he has been defensive captain of the football team and All-League in football. Rich spends his spare time surfing, playing cards, and dating. He would like to study civil engineering at either Oregon or Northwestern. 20 CHARLES WILLIAM KRAUSE The mind doth shape itself to its own ivants, And can bear all things. — Baillie Charlie has been at Flintridge for two years on an alumni scholarship, and has proven his ability by receiving C.S.F.. Cum Laude, and the Rensse- laer Medal. He plans to attend California at Ber- keley and major in chemistry, physics, or interna- tional relations. He was on the Highlander Staff and is the assistant editor of the LOG. Charlie let- tered in A football and also enjoys swimming and boating. WILLIAM EARL NATION Give him all kindness: I ' d rather have such men my friends, than enemies. — Shakespeare A veteran of seven years at Flintridge, Bill has maintained his academic standards while also participating in various extracurricular activities which include hunting, dating and working on his Ford. He is also a fine volleyball ])layer and has competed in a tournament in Salt Lake City. Bill will do well at Redlands, the college he hopes to attend next vear. MICHAEL SHANE O ' REILLY God made all pleasures innocent. — Norton Shane has attended Flintridge for nine years and is seeking a career in the Air Force. He hopes to attend the Air Force Academy or the University of California at Santa Barbara next year. He was secretary of the Letterman ' s Club last year and is vice-president this vear. Besides lettering three years in swimming and basketball, Mike has earned All-League in football, and this year he supported the football team in the vital capacity of manager. Skin diving and playing the piano are two of his hobbies. He also enjoys dating, while his talent on the banjo has been a source of enjoyment for everyone. KENNETH MONTELLE PAYNE III I ' diii is no Idti cr [Hiin irlicii il is past. -Preston Ken has been at Prep for six years. He has worked on the lliji,lilandfr and LOG staffs. Ken has also lettered in tennis, and his future hopes are set upon studyinii business merehandising at the Uni- versity of (California at .Santa Barbara. His spare time is spent working on his hot rod and occasion- ally water skiing. ROBERT EDWIN RUBENDALL Patiencf is a plant That grows not in all gardens. -Longjellow Rube has attended Prep for eight years: during this time he has obtained Cum Laude three times. This year he joined the ranks of the LOG staff. He has |)lans to study industrial engineering at either Stanford or U.C.L.A.: and with his quiet and studious manner, he will probably reach his goal. For relaxation Bob enjoys basketball, volleyball, hiking, and doing extra work in Physics. GILBERT TENNANT SEW ALL And if you don ' t agree with me, to hell, my love, with you. — Dorthy Parker Gil was editor of last year ' s very successful Highlander, which was both distinctive and inter- esting. Gil has been at Prep for the last six years and is planning to attend either Swarthmore or Occidental next year; after college he hopes to become a surgeon. He won first place in the Essay Contest last year with a short story entitled the " Shores of Time. " His hobbies are water skiing and raising huntinc dogs. 22 RICHARD CLARE SMALLCOMB Strength of mind is exercise, not rest. — Pope Rick has been the business manager of the LOG this year. He enjoys ham radio and photography. Most of his spare time is spent experimenting with electronic equipment or driving his blue-monster Jeep. Rick plans to attend Stanford and study the field of electronic engineering. He has received a life membership in Cum Laude, ao accomplishment which is only a preview of the excellence he should attain in college. MICHAEL GERALD SMOOKE Virtues alone outbuild the Pyramids: Her monuments shall last, when Egypts fall. -Young In his six years at Flintridge Mike has earned a life membership in both C.S.F. and Cum Laude and has won the Faculty Award for American Literature and the Harvard Book Award. He is Commissioner of Publications and consequently he is editor of the LOG. Mike was the assistant editor of the Highlander and editor of photography on the LOG in his junior year. He hopes to attend the University of California at Berkeley. In his spare time he enjoys skiing and photography. TRUDE CARL TAYLOR. JR. Virtue in distress, and vice in triumph, Make atheists of mankind. -Dryden Jake is our Commissioner of Academics this year. He has earned a life membership in both C.S.F. and Cum Laude and is aiming towards Cornell University for a career in engineering. He has been at Prep for six years and is a member of the LOG staff this year. Jake has lettered in both basketball and football, but also enjoys playing tennis. Surfing, skin diving, and water skiing are his favorite outside activities. His red Jeep is well known in the parking lot and is usually seen scoot- inc down Foothill. 23 STANLEY THOMAS WILSON Among the most mighty oj men in his measure. -The l arl Poet Althougli he has hciii at l rcp for only two years, Stan is a vital part of the f.OG this year, acting as the art and layout editor. He was also on the Highlander stafi last year. Still uncertain about which college he will attend, he wants to go into the field of market advertising. The trampoline, surf- ing, and drawing are his favorite hobbies. His spare lime is usually taken up by parties. Stan is well- kiKjwn to his classmates for his artistic ability. ROBERT GARY WOOD, JR. Joy, Temperance, and Repose, Slam the door on the doctor ' s nose. — Longfellow Bob is an oldtimer who has been at Flintridge for the past eight years. He was class president in his sophomore year and lias represented his class well by placing in the spelling bees throughout the years. This year he is a mem- ber of the LOG staff: academically, he has earned Cum Laude. Besides playing basketball and baseball. Bob has done a fine job of keeping school spirit up with his cheer- leading at sports events. His choice of colleges is either Duke, or Stanford, but he is undecided about his future career. Bob can usually be found in the Senior Room spending much of his time perfecting his talent on the guitar, to the pleasure of his classmates. MR. F. A. DIAZGRANADOS Thou ivert my guide, philosopher, and friend. ■ — Pope The Glass of 1963 could not hold its position as one of the most respected Senior classes in the history of Flintridge had it not been for the leader ship of Mr. DiazGranados. class advisor fo r the past two years. Largely through his efforts such institutions as the Junior and Senior lawns. Senior library stack privileges, and the Senior Room have been established during the last two years. Besides the tangible influences in the lives of the Seniors, Mr. D. has provided the inspiration and guidance necessary for college preparation. 24 PETER LOHBERGER Good nature and good sense must ever join : To err is human: to forgive. Divine. Pope: An Essay on Criticism Flintridge was fortunate this year to have an Exchange Student from Austria. Besides being a tremendous asset to the Senior Class, Peter Lohberger proved himself to be an outstanding personality as well as a good student. We hope that he has enjoyed his stay with us as much as we have enjoyed having him. 25 All ritjlil Krhes, voti ' vi ' huil yiiur liiti- Look what Maiden Funu lan do for you. You play il your way, I ' ll [day il mine. All right, Krabbe, come on out. Arc yon sure this is the way Diaz did it? It ' s a rt ' llfx. 26 It ' s tliat extra ounce tiiat counts. At home they let me use crayolas. It ' s no one you know. I ' ll do anything to p ' t out of class. 2 + 2 = 52? Rex is reading horse stories. 27 JUNIORS F rcsi(]( ' nt Barry Slociim V. PrcsicicMt Lewis Hastings Scrrctary John Plunil) Treasurer Erie Pennala Bernard Beckerlegge Dwight Dunn Bob Camhell k MfA Charles Eder Sydney Cook Steve Fritzen mM M M Roscoe Cox Gorton De Mond Alan Gould Jack Guernsey Mike Gunn JelT Halverson Paul Harman Marshall Hortig Lewis Levi: 28 Dale Lewis Mattliew Moore Bob Natliason tM M. Jeff Lundahl giA mk k Jim Navas Steve Manildi John McEntyre Alex Stephens Ned Sutro John Sweeney Peter Vamvas Wells Wheeler Steve Zisch Oh, darn! Another double exposure. Yes, I ' m Sergeant Preston. 29 SOPHOMORES President Richard Loe V. President Tom McEntyre Secretary Bruce Murdy Treasurer Jim De Martini Steve Adler Jim Brown Frank Balthis Byron Coates ' M MTA Mark Benson Brian Dapper Eric Bollinger John De Groot Bruce Brown Bruce Dixon VtL Dan Eskelson Rich Felnagle Jim Fisher Walter Ford Alex Harriman 30 Patrik Henriksen Richard Lange James Oneal Dick Hoppe Pepper Jelin Frank Lewis i dik m Stu Robinson Jock Sewall 1 m James Kautz Peter Keyes 4iM mM dik Lawrence Meikle Danny Modisette Robbie Modisette Drew Skowrup Ken Stutz Yeh, I ' m still using that greasy kids stuff. For my next number . 31 FRESHMEN 9 President Lane Crue David Antonio David Covell V. President Mike Stevena Steve Babb Jack Detling 4kk mk Secretary Craig Farmer Treasurer Doug Arrington Davis Borsook Steve Bushnell % i Bob Dolman Bob Flickinger Alfred Collins Gordon Foote Peter Forsch Stuart Ganong Steve Jenks Bill Keane 32 Stan Keith John Rethorst Donald Sutro Erie Leaf Ed Safford Mike Taylor Joe Moore Ambrose Murray Peter Smock IM k Ross Thomas Bill West But I thought you were Peter Pan. % dm David Parry Dick Southwick Steve Stansbury Ted Willis What do you mean " FAi 33 fVRMHIiS -11; i ■■ } tf ' AW. ' ;. iV " !. ' FRONT ROW: Wlicfl,T, M., Haf;s;erty, Fittli, Payne, J., Carp-nirr, Graham, Sullivan, Wliit.-, Clark. Gill. MIDDLE ROW: Pinnolis, Gould, R., Gallu[i. Sweet. C., Farher, Wood. D., Henry. I ' asli ' ian. Rodefler. Arnold, Rhodes, Roliertson, Case, Gillespie, Ashton, C ovell. BACK ROW: Wdodward, Slcpliens, C, I ' arrotl. I.apiu. Roliinson, P., Kriekson, Birdsall, Clements, D., St. Denis. 8TH GR ADE JUNIOR 7TH GRADE ' .V : fin f f I ' ) -- iu. 1 1- f 1 1- f « 1 JZH VthAyy _i. __-[ %r - FRONT ROW: Ivison. Martin, Fullerton, Guizot, Causey, Tryon. Goodwin, Nathason, N.. Stewart. Bradbury. MIDDLE ROW: Walls, Repovicli, Naismith, La Bianca, Abelman. Sheets, Daulton. Odell. Hodge. Berg. Cook, G., McLane, Bradley, Winchester. BACK ROW: Williams, D., Pier, Flickinger, S., Frederick, Hawkins, Jacob, Cartwright, MacGill, Wheeler, R. 34 6TH GRADE. BACK R0 ' : Thoma?. Bramhall. Hamlin. Erb. Nvp. Monning. Kramer. Cl.mrnls. THIRn R0 : Bandoli Fappioli. Adolphe. Betz. ManalU-. Noack, Larsen. Fosdick. 5T H GRADE. SECOND ROW: Kl.-niinfr. Kerlin. Halwrson. . ' imitli. Hedley. Emelt. Buss. Geissler, Almquist. Vi ' oodward. FIRST ROW: Clements, Yountr, Lillians. Uttke. Adolplie. Hamburs: Welb STOCKHOLDERS JUNIOR SPORTSMANSHIP John Case JUNIOR ATHLETE Eugene Rhodes 35 4 ii SALES AND 36 OPPORTUNITIES 37 r 11 f. " 1 1 ' rr y 1 i m. 1 fm Hi . W riiAi - 1 liiiMik 1 ■• 1 LEFT TO RIGHT: Mike Sniooke, Jake Taylor, John Frantz, John McEntyre, Jeff Halverson. STUDENT COUNCIL The Studt ' iit Council, one of the most vigorous of student institutions, is com- posed of five officers. These officers are the Commissioner General and the Com- missioners of Academics. Athletics. Finance, and Publications. This year the council consists of three Seniors and two juniors. Their common duty is to act as a student court to keep the student body in line. Also, each officer has his own particular duties. John Frantz coordinates the activities of the rest of the Council. Jake Taylor acts as Vice-President of the student body and handles the demerit system. John McEntyre is in charge of all athletic events, both intramural and varsity. Jeff Halverson handles the finances and arranges all special events, such as dances. Mike Smooke edits the LOG and has nominal charge of the other school publications. 38 ZING! What a feeling! I learned to think in my spare time Uiif ;:riMi|i had 25 y fewer cavities 39 fisiii:r Organizations LOG SMOOKK EdilDT in Chiel JOBK (Uusses HORST Athletics WILSON Art and Layout SKCOND ROW. L. to R.: Ford. Baiimgarten. Jobe, Payne. Holder. Taylor. Erbes, Canepa. Rubendall, Robinson. Wood, .Smallcomb. FIRST ROW: Harman. Horst. Kraiise. Smooke, Fisher, Wilson, Blair. 40 Copy being edited. Let Smooke do the worrying With Mike Smooke as editor, this year ' s annual is stressing a new format and organization. The staff, with its three department heads. Steve Fisher, Al Jobe and Mike Horst, has been working very hard throughout the year to produce a superior LOG. Stan Wilson has done the graphs and art work this year, and Charles Krause and Richard Smallcomb have helped in the business end of producing the LOG. With Mr. Noia as advisor and a good staff, this year ' s annual will provide a fine record of the school year. If I were editor, Mike But Mike, yon can ' t lia e yiiur jiieture on all the sports pages. 41 (.UOK Asst. Editor NA AS Sports HIGHLANDER LUX Copy HAKMAN Editor Klt-J DUNN Asst. Copy SECOND ROW, L. to R.: Kautz. Stephens, Eder, Sweeny, Campbell, Stutz, Robinson, Eskelson, Wheeler, Levin. FIRST ROW: Navas, Cook. Harman. Cox. Dunn. Lewis. 42 Cook, the dissenter. Boy, this sure does beat our paper. Under the able leadership of Paul Harman. editor, and Mr. Denniston. advisor, this year ' s Highlander has undergone a series of vast improvements. The staff ' s main objective was to revise the Highlander. A new format and improved reporting helped make this year ' s Highlander one of the greatest ever. Such editorial additions as " Socrates, the Spyder " and " Alumnus of the Month. " together with a broader coverage on school activities, have attracted the interest of the student bodv and faculty. The greatest achievement was the addition of the sophomore class to the staff, which doubles the previous number of members. It is the hope of all concerned that this previous experience will make next vear ' s Highlander an even greater success. Hartnan! I ran ' t stand another moment of it! Acrordinf; to Mr. Nen|iaiiiT. you start cnttinp ripht liere. 43 SPORTSMANSHIP I ' jarli year the student body and faculty of F ' ' liiilri If];e clefts one person who best ly|)ifies llir l ' liritii(lf;e s|)iiil. He must be a leader, well- liked by his fellow students, and of general all-around character. This year the voters have made a wise d ' eision in naniinj John McKntyre to this f real honor. AWARDS ALL-AROUND ATHLETE The Ail-Around Athlete award is bestowed each year upon the boy who has the most points. Ten points are awarded for " A " sports, eight points are given for " B " sports, and five points are given for minor sports such as tennis and golf. Special recognition is given for all- league and all C.I.F. honors. This year the athletic department has presented the award to Stephen Crane Manildi. 44 CUM LAUDE FRONT ROW; Borsook, Babb. Buslinell, Rethorst, DeMartini. Kautz, Horst. MIDDLE ROW: Dunn, SmallcomU Skowrup, Felnagle, Harriman. Kskelson. Cook, Navas, Loe, Eder, Krause. Sniooke. BACK ROW: Lindsey, P bs, Wilson. Keanc. Jobe, Robinson. Hoppe. Taylor. Halverson, Gunn. McEntyre, Pennala. Frantz. ' ood. Canepa. CSF FRONT ROW: Babb. Felnagle, Robinson, Eder, Cook, Loe. BACK ROW: Smooke, Horst, Canepa, J. McEntyre, Wood, Krause. 45 1962 ESSAY CONTEST The National Merit recognition is based on a nationally competitive test that is given in the junior year. The Spelling Bee and Essay Contest are held for the entire high school and ( ount for class competition. The subject of the essay was " The Shores of Time, " and the writing could be either creative or an essay. FIRST, Srwall: THIRD, Rol.inson: SECOND, SmalUoml; The awards that are presented on these pages are a demonstration of the scho- lastic achievements of the students at Flintridge. Cum Laude is awarded to people who have received no grade less than a B in any of their courses for the first semester. C.S.F. is presented to people who receive at least ten points; three points are given for ' s, and one point for iS ' s. Two points can also be received for extracurricular ac- tivities. The other awards are in special categories; many of them were presented at graduation last year. In initiating a new policy this year, the LOG wishes to extend its congratulations to the individuals who have worked so hard to achieve their respective awards. 1962 HARVARD BOOK AWARD 1962 FACULTY AWARD IN AMERICAN LITERATURE Mike Smooke John McEntvre 46 1963 SPELLING BEE Bank of AmiTira Achipvement Award in Mallitiiuitics and Science ROBERT BUNKER Bank of America Acliievement Award in Lil)eral Arts THOMAS GRAY Bausch f,oml) Honor Science Award ROBERT BUNKER Faculty Award in Social Science ' THOMAS GRAY FIRST. Bahh: SECOND. Zisch: THIRD. Viood. ciiltv Award in Lati ROBERT KEIM Horning Memorial Award ROBERT KEIM American Legion Award THOMAS GRAY Honorable Mention in Futur Scientists of America ROBERT BUNKER President ' s Cup DENNIS DEWENTER 1962 RENSSELAER MEDAL 1963 NATIONAL MERIT RECOGNITION i, m ■ .y: ' . » ' ■ ' Charles Krause Krause, O ' Reilly, Smallcomb 47 STKVK FISHKR President LETTERMAN ' S CLUB MIKE OREII.I.Y Vice President RICHARD KERSTEN Secretary THIRD ROW. L. to R.: Plumb. Nathason, Frantz. Holder, Taylor, Fisher, Fritzen. Manildi, Canepa. Baumgarten, Zisrh. SECOND ROW : Dixon. Slocum, DeGroot. McEntyre. Dunn. Horst, Krause, Payne, McEntyre, Guernsey, O ' Reilly. Ford. FIRST ROW: Smooke, Stutz, Halverson, Jelin, Lindsey, Lewis, Wood, Pennala, Wheeler. 48 The Flintridge Letterman ' s Club, since its incorporation four years ago. has again taken its place in campus life. Now the club is made up of varsity lettermen. Senior " B " s " ' . and students who have earned two " B " " letters. The purpose of the club is to boost school spirit and encourage participation in school events. The club has made many contributions to the school, such as providing ushers at school events and athletic functions, holding pep rallies, cheerleading. and sponsoring several dances. The officers for this year, along with Mr. Bradbury as advisor, were Steve Fisher, president: Mike OReilly. vice-president; and Richard Kersten. secretary. Under their leadership, the Letterman ' s Club has added much to school life, and we hope that it will continue to do so in the coming years. ' hat orpanization. What leadership. , i , i;ii; ,j,ji,iii, i. What results! 49 OFFICE PARTIES Every class in the high school puts on a dance for the school each year. The sophomores provided the first " office party ' with their dance " Polynesian Paradise. " The Seniors followed with their traditional Christmas Dance. The spring dance and the Junior-Senior Prom close out the ' " office parties " for this year. 50 SOPHOMORE DANCE The sophomores put on a fine fall dance this year. The theme of this year ' s first dance was " Polynesian Paradise, " and the highlight of the decorations was a beautiful backdrop. An exceptional band provided the music for this successful sophomore dance. The traditional lianpinp This is Polynesia? 51 CHRISTMAS DANCE J.J J.1L f The lii;. ' hlif. ' hl fiance each year is tra- ditionally presented hy the Senior class at Christmas. This year ' s dance was no exception. The decorations were superh, eenterinp around a picture window and an eighteen-foot white Christmas tree. " The Valiants " provided a different type of mu- sic than is customarily offered at school dances. Congratulations to the Seniors for one of the hest dances ever. The tearhers didn ' t stomp. 52. He came stag. MERELY SOCIAL Other social activities take place at Flintridge throughout the year besides the four annual class dances. Sports events and private parties help fill out the season. The football players attended parties at the Manildi ' s and Slocum ' s resi- dences, for example. This year the Letterman ' s Club Play is planned, and other activities of this type make for a busy year. r Profound concentration — checking out the surfers. Chas., what have you been filching? 53 CAMPUS AND The Prep campus is on two levels, which naturally separate the campus into two parts. Sports and academics are thus physi- cally separated with the academic facilities overlooking the athletic field and the new gym. Future years will see a new swim- ming pool on the lower level. With the opening of the new building early in 1962, Prep gained a new study- hall, library, and laboratory. Flintridge now has two well-equipped laboratories to be used for biology, chemistry and phys- ics. The library contains fourteen thousand volumes arranged in both open and closed stacks. «fc S Tall trees, lawn-flanked walks, and an outdoor lunch area help provide the stu- dent with fresh air and sunshine. The campus, located against the Sierra Madre foothills, enjoys many more smogless days and blue skies than most other parts of Southern California. The mountain setting gave birth to the school nickname — the Highlanders. 54 CURRICULUM Possibly the most important asset of Flintridge is its small classrooms. Indi- vidual instruction and attention plus a closer student-teacher relationship rank Flintridge as one of the top secondary schools in the nation. Emphasis is placed on college preparation and high academic standards. Prep has a fine library-study hall de- signed to help the student in his work and to cultivate extracurricular interests. Books in French, Latin, and Spanish are available as well as a wide range of English books — from semantics to the Elizabethan stage. These books introduce the student to re- sources and techniques of research as well as to the world of literature. Advance placement courses in physics and calculus are the goal of every Prep mathematics major, while U.S. Government and other history courses are offered for the liberal arts major. Four years of lan- guage are also available, and four years of English are compulsory in the high school. Sports play an important part in Prep life as the student is given both physical and mental exercises. From golf to football, from physics to English, Prep has a well- rounded curriculum. 55 o c; ' - PUBLIC 56 RELATIONS 57 BACK ROW: O ' Reilly. Ford, Krause, Crue. Taylor, Halverson, Pcnnala, Hastings, Guernsey, Slocum, Campbell. FRONT ROW: Kersten, Gunn. Satlerlee, D. Lewis, Plumb, Baumgarten, Manildi, Lundahl, Dixon. VARSITY FOOTBALL This year ' s Varsitv football team ranks as one of the top teams in Flintridge history, as they captured the Prep League title with a six win and no loss record. The devastating offense, which averaged 48 points per game. wa.s led by All-League quarterback Steve Manildi and halfbacks Jack Guernsey and Mike Gunn. Captain Richard Kersten and Ken Ford, both All-Leaguers, led a well- balanced defense which shut-out five of six opponents. Team depth was another key factof this year, for the starting teams were backed by strong reserve units. The prospect for next year looks just as good, as the entire offense returns, while defensive losses can be capably filled. SCORES FLINTRIDGE — BLACK OPPONENTS — GRAY 60 50 40 30 20 10 llllllll Pasadena Pacific Culter Chadwick Black Foxe Long Beach 58 Steve Manildi Quarterback Roger Baumgarten o F F E N S E D E F E N S E 59 Charlie stomps. May I have this dance? All right now. who ' s got my whistle? 1 Patty-cake, patty cake. Uncle Sam needs you. 60 Oops! SONG GIRLS You ' re under arrest. Janet Bertagnolli Margo ' ' ilford Pat Fox Sari Weathenvax Can-can a la Flintridge. But his face-guard got caught in my hand. 61 BACK ROW: Rickerlegge, D. Modiselte. Navas, DeGroot. Murdy, Can.pa. Bolling.r, F. Lewis. FRONT ROW: J. Moore, Stephens. Dolman. Dapiier. Horsl. Kskelson, .Stevens. " r ♦♦ B " FOOTBALL " B " football in the Prep League thi.? year was marked by the rise of two teams as gridiron pow- ers. Although losing to both the. ' e strong teams, the Flintridge " B ' s " went on to shut-out the rest of their opponents. The offense, which scored a total of 19. ' points in only five games, was led by Cap- tain Mike Horst at quarterback and halfback Bill Canepa. while John DeGroot headed the defense. Inexperience played a k ' y role this year in the team ' s record. Nevertheless, the " B ' s " are to be congratulated for their fine performance. SCORES FLINTRIDGE — BLACK OPPONENTS — GRAY Pacific Culter Chadwick Black Foxe Long Beach 62 Here we go loopde-loop. The only way U fly. OFFENSE DEFENSE Canepa Bollinger Horst Stephens Dapper Beckerlegge Murdy Navas Lewis DeGroot Modisette Doinian Moore The stripper. Limho low now. 63 BACK ROW: Frit .en, Coach Bradbury, Wood. MlDULi; ROW ' : Stutz, Gunn, Manildi, ioUf, Taylor. FRONT ROW: Slocum, Lewis, Hastings. VARSITY BASKETBALL The 1963 edition of the Flintridge basketball team enjoyed a prosperous season, finishing as one of the eight best Class A teams in the Southern part of the state. Coach Tom Bradbury ' s cagers nailed down second place in Prep League play with a 9-3 record, thus gaining a position in the post-season C.I.F. tournament. The team was led this year by the consistent outside shooting of junior forward Steve Fritzen and the backboard work of Senior center Jake Taylor. The first five was rounded out by junior guards Steve Manildi and Mike Gunn, and sophomore forward Ken Stutz. With so many players returning next year, the prospects look very good for a championship in 1964. Fl ntridge — S slid Line SCORES Opponents — Dotted Line 80 70 y 60 50 40 30 20 S N 10 64 Pasa. Pac. Chad. Cult. B.F. L.B. Pasa. Pac. Cult. Chad. B.F. L.B. Ken Stuiz Forward HP B»f|KH R™ ■ iE H mI . IH y ' 1 ■■r ' l l V ' f ' 1 _i Boi| K H i ? Jake Taylor Center Steve Fritzen Forward Mike Gunn Guard Sieve Manildi Guard 65 It ' s not polilr to poinl. Finger lip control. hat do you mean coach lost his glasses? Not volleyball, basketball. Help I Don ' t just do something, stand there. 66 Prep ' s answer to Bob Cousy. Anyone for tip in? " Look, no strings! " The " A ' s " plav with the beachball. Ring around the rosies. What ' s wrong with me. anyway ' : 67 BACK ROW: Farmer, Taylor, SafTord, Horst. MIDDI.K ROW; Sk nvru|i, T. MrKnIyrc, Levin, Moore. FRONT ROW: Arrin ton, DeGroot, Caneiia, Navas. " B " BASKETBALL This year ' s " B " basketball team ranked as one of the best in Flintridge history as they captured the Prep League Championsliip for the fifth consecutive year with a 12-0 record. With the pre- season win over Harvard and Pasadena Academy ' s two forfeits of league games, Coach Jim Wood ' s team stretched the Prep " B ' s " winning streak to an amazing 55 straight victories. The fast-breaking offense and pressing zone defense, which accounted for victory after victory, were led by Captain Mike Horst and Jack Guernsey, both forwards, and center John DeGroot, all of whom averaged better than than ten points per game. Guards Drew Skowrup and Craig Farmer rounded out the first unit. The " B ' s " are to be congratulated for their excellent year. Flintridge — Solid Line SCORES Opponents — Dotted Line 68 Pac. Chad. Cult. B.F. L.B. Pac. Cult. Chad. B.F. L.B. Gee, I wish I could jump tliat lii li. Levin attacks. _■_ J ..AA..»«]n It 1 wM 1 r y mt .. i Prep ' s Boishoi Ballet. Jack be nimble. Jack be quick. " 1 j - -V K ill Tip toe ibrough the tulips. Quit };raMiiiif; out of Iniii. 69 BACK ROW: Bushnell, Foote, Detling, DeMartini, Eder, J. Wood. FRONT ROW: Brown, Campbell, Nathason, Fritzen, Dunn, Dixon, Frantz. SWIMMING Although once a swimming power, the Flintridge teams of the past several years have not done exceptionally well. Last year Coach Jim Wood ' s swimmers did fairly well, finishing with a 2-3 record and setting a new school record in the free-style relay. This year with the return of five top swimmers, including John Frantz and Bob Nathason. and some fine newcomers, the swimming picture looks very good as the team has already posted a win over Montclair Prep by a 44-42 margin. With the possibility of a new outdoor pool and increased school interest there is an excellent chance that Prep will again have an outstanding swimming team. Trjouts for Superman. " Neither rain nor sleet . . . " 70 S lfo!l ' d ' iSk lsoJf " ' ' ' ' ' " " " " ' ° ' ' ' " ' ' ■ " ' ° " ' DeGroot, Kersten, Crue. FRONT ROW: Pennala, Horst, Levin, Bau mgarten, BASEBALL The baseball team at Flintridge has fared well in the past years. Last year a record of nine wins and- three losses in league play and an over-all record of 12-4 gave Tom Bradbury ' s Highlanders a second place tie with Long Beach Brethren while Chadwick captured the Prep League crown. This season the prospect of a league championship and a C.LF. Playoff berth looks even better as eleven players from last year ' s squad of fourteen, including pitcher Jeff Halverson. catcher Eric Pennala, and infielders Richard Kersten and Steve Manildi, are returning. Coach Bradbury predicts that with a little work and good hitting, the Prep baseballers can look forward to another fine season. Strike four! do not [lass Go, do not collect $200. " BACK ROW: Coach Acosta, Wheeler, Jelin, Manildi, Fisher, Baumparlen. FRONT KOV, : Zisch, Guernsey, Keyes, Eskelson. GOLF Although the golf team has had a rough time than Flintridge and losing every match, there wa in each match and the number trying out for the in prospective team members, and the records sho match with Burbank, 20-16. the team dropped the identical scores of 19-17. But in their next mate in 27 outings, by downing La Salle 19-11. The ch Flintridge ' s golf team might add more victories to in past years, playing schools many times larger a marked increase in the number of points scored team. This year there has been another increase w that the team has improved. After losing the first next two matches to Burbank and Burroughs by h the Prep golfers finally won, their first victory ances are very good that in the remaining matches their record. The . costa method of golf. rill- laUbt teeing technique. 72 BACK ROW: Stutz, Lindsey, Hastings, Payne. FRONT ROW: Murdy, Slocum, Safford. TENNIS In the past Prep ' s tennis team has not met with too much success. Last year, however, the Flint- ridge team came through with a winning season, the first such achievement in many years. With the entire squad returning — including top singles players Ken Payne and Bruce Murdy — and with the acquisitition of some fine new freshmen, the team seems to show signs of being even stronger than last year. There is the added incentive of some of the players going to Ojai for the big tournament held there every spring. Thus, the future looks very bright for Prep ' s tennis team. Classic tennis form. 73 Under the able dirertion of this year ' s Student Council, the intramural events which make up class competition were carried afl quickly and smoothly with the Seniors grabbing the majority of the gold medals. The juniors made a strong bid for first place; but as the year progressed, the powerful Senior Class pulled the juniors through the mud again and again and again. To raise spirits at the beginning of school, the arrogant juniors challenged the .Seniors to a tug- a-war over a mud pit. The .Seniors arrived in style in three jeeps and monogrammed shirts, while the juniors were totally disorganized. As could be ex- pected, the highly organized Seniors quickly pulled and dragged the over-confident juniors through the pit three times. CLASS Through the mud again. Barry in his rice patty. li, Another great battle was fought on the football field. The game was unexpectedly won by the juniors in a hard-fought 14-13 victory over the Seniors. The juniors ' final touchdown in the closing seconds of the game placed the Seniors in second place. In academic events, the Seniors easily won grades and demerits for the first three quarters, with the juniors placing second in grades and last in demerits. As we go to press, the Seniors are sure to be the guests of either the freshmen or the sophomores for a fine dinner. As always, the events were en- gaged in with a spirit of fun and good sportsman- ship, and the competition did much to increase class unity. COMPETITION That ' s a hard one! Gunn throws in desperation. 75 i i • 1 I KZa » •• • • • . ; ! " ' y ' y ' J ) ) } TTT ; i i BULLETIN m vwyy ' Lttimuu:LL.jiujiuu.iiL ■j. ram S BS BWggeg 76 BOARD Because youfc mine, I ' ll walk the Iih sisss -m, UT ' .| SSV 77 7mmm v mnMf £rjry ssiBsssssagsf f 78 ' 22 2Z2ZZZIL !; 79 THANK YOU I would like to take this space to lliaiik all those who made the ' 63 LOG possible through their hard work and conscieiitioLis effort. To name them all would take pages, but 1 would |)ersoiially like to say " Thank you " to: Mr. Noia, LOG Advisor, for his help and guidance; Charlie Krause, for his excellent work as Assistant Editor; Steve Fisher, our hard working idea man; Al Jobe, for his well-handled section; Mike Horst, who never missed a dead-line; Stan Wilson, for his original layouts and art work; Paul Harman. 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