Ford City High School - Trireme Yearbook (Ford City, PA)

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This was the first class to complete a four year course in Ford City High School. lt was also the last class to be graduated from the old school. 0l"8 lfU0l" Through the Years-Fifty years have come-fifty years have gone. Now, to commemorate the fact that fifty classes have been graduated from Ford City High School, we take pleasure in presenting the 1952 Tri- reme, dedicated to the past and the future. In our book, we have endeavored to combine the old with the new-to suggest school as it might have been fifty years ago and to portray the everyday life in a modern school, to produce a mixture of happy memories and hopes for the future. It is our fervent hope that the 1952 Trireme will bring pleasure to both old grads and new-through the years. fp. X... llafjflt Us in mm sm Nancy Rodgers was crowned May Queen at The Gloria Righi and Mary Ann Ruston look at sample Freshman Prom in May, 1951, by Sally Irwin, who ballots as they prepare to vote in their civics classes passed on her crown. Gene Nameche was the queeifs during the November elections. escort, and Ray Miller the 1950 escort. 4 Cgnfenlfd Section Page Foreword ...... .. . . 4 ln Memoriam .. .... , 7 History ,, .,.,.,. .,.. , . 8-10 Board of Education . , 12 Administration . . H13-14 Faculty . . .,...,. .. . ..A,. 15-22 Students . . . 23-56 Activities ..., ,. 57-82 Sports ., . . , 83-97 Class Will . ..., .,.. 98-99 Advertisements ., .,.., 100-122 Acknowledgements ., , ,. , 123 Autographs , . , 124 Ford Cityls history of outstanding basketball teams started early. Ahove ure inelnbers of ii team in 1912 and 1913, hefore VV.P.1.A.L. competition started. Standing are Professor Cook, Charles Baunn, Paul x1CC1ll1C119011, llussell Heilnmn, lack Nluteer. Seated are Harold Heil- niun and Hurry Drury and Chris Reitler. Kneeling is Ceorge Duperrienx. 'iOpen llonsov in November was well-received hy Our good friend, Reverend Stewart, is shown as he parents and irienrls ot the school. Mrs. llornynk, Mrs. presented his moving und thought-prcWoking Arniistiee lleilniun. and Mrs. Cowlev ure interested in the auto- Day address to ns in nssernhly on Noxeniber eleventh. liiogruphies written hy students in freslnnun English. 5 Mfma Wafer The words of the A111111 Mater were written liy inviiilmc-rs ol the Class ol '27, under the direction ot Nliss Nluriun NVl1ite. Echoing shore on shore The broad Allegheny rings Clothed with sunlight gold, The haze oler the purple hills clingsg The fog, the mist, the rocks, the sun, Reflections of Ford City brings. NVorking hard side hy side Are students from far and near luv, Thrilled with the zeal to do, Fired hy the pledge to try, With cheerful spirits and hearts so true They sing of the Ford City High. Ever in days to come, Our fond memories will cling Steadfast to purple and gold, And Wide Will our banner tlingg XVith loyalty and pride shall We Our tribute to Ford City luring. 6 .yn Memoriam 542 1952 flffeme 13 Jecfzmfeaf fo ffm memory of 0111 14132 Jemml Cfwmfw . . . 4,12 5? 1444 WW 20, 1934 - 22, 1949 A7C!l'l'Llf1fl'LJ JJWJ1 23, 1934 - 744211611 21, 1949 KCLIIQPJ 38H4aMg!L WWW 27, 1933 - 225261111411 22, 1950 7 Aki- it ,1- Aboye are the pupils of Ford City High School in the school year 1908-1909. They are pictured in front of the store building on lhird Avenue where their classes were held when the old school bet-anie too crowded. The next fall saw them entering the new building on Fourth Avenue. j0lf'6! ,SZAOOK ' - ,7Alf'0lfl, A lfAQ 806145 One year before the turn of the century, in 1889, Ford City was made an independent school district, and a four-roomed building, constructed on land donated by Captain John B. Ford on lower Sixth Avenue, was built to house the first school Children, Later enlarged to eight rooms, this build- ing was the one in which members of the Class of 1902, the first class to be graduated from Ford City High School, completed their schooling just fifty years ago. At the time of their graduation, there were approximately two hundred students making up the entire school population of the Ford City Public Schools, about thirty of these being high school students. Under the direction of the princi- pal, james J. Palmer, the six members of the class of 1902 completed a three year high school course, all classes being taught by two teachers. Classes were graduated from Ford City High School in 1902, 1903, 1904. 1905, 1906, and 1907. There was no graduating class in 1908, as, at that time, a four year high school course was adopted by the board of education and administration. During the years of 1908 and 1909, because of the increased enrollment in the school, all high school students held their classes in an old store building on Third Avenue, from where the class of 1909, the first to complete a four year course, was graduated. 1t was during this period that those interested in the educational future of Ford City's young peo- ple began to see the inadequacy of the old eight- roomed building on Sixth Avenue. ln October. 1908, the cornerstone was laid for the present school building, located on Eleventh Street and Fourth Avenue. Ready for occupancy in the year 1909, this new building housed, in addition to classrooms. a gymnasium, where Ford Cityis name as a town of outstanding athletes had its start. Also the new building contained an auditorium, the stage of which has seen many interesting events-the grad- uation of hundreds of young men and women, the plays, concerts, and operettas that the talented stu- dents have produced, and many community affairs. As the school population grew, and as the curriculum was enriched, the need for more room was recognized, and the original building was ex- tended to Fifth Avenue, the annex being completed in 1922. At that time both the grades and the high school were housed in the same building. but again a growing school population caused the needr for expansion of the school plant. In 1929, accordingly, the present grade school building was completed. Until the year 1934, both boys and girls held their physical education classes in what is now known as the girls, gym. ln 1934, the fine gymna- sium on Fifth Avenue was constructed to house the boys, physical education classes and to accomo- date the scores of fans that witness the basketball games. Ford City High School has been fortunate in that its young people have been under the care of farsighted board of education members and capable administrators and faculty members. Those who headed the school from 1902 to 1920, as supervising principals, were Iames Palmer, Edward T. Daugherty, C. M. McNaughton, and XV. YV. lrwin. In 1920, Ray D. XVelch became supervising prin- cipal, and when, in 1921, Ford City was made a third class school district, Mr, YVelch became the first superintendent of schools. Mr, VVelch left the Ford City school system in 1928. Q. C. Vincent was elected superintendent of schools in 1928 to succeed Mr, YVelch and to serve in that capacity until his retirement in 1950. At the time of Mr. Vincentis retirement, Paul N. Marsh, principal of the high school since 1927, became superintendent of schools, and Raymond E. Miller, who had been a teacher in the local schools since 1929, became high school principal. Among former hoard members who served the school and the community well were the late B. VV. McCutcheon, the late John Shearer, the late Iohn Sekinger, the late Ferdinand Reisgen, Dr. Albert Bower, YV. T. Roberts, Byron Miller,VE. E. lXlorrison, XV. Boggs, D. O. Crouch, the late Ceorge P, Lentz, Calvin Miller, Dr. NV. A. Frederick, Iulius Steiner, XValter Brookhouser, Earl Artman, YVilliam lVatson, John Pella, Ralph Reisgcn, Otto Schecren, George Brown, Henry llollev, Ioseph Frick, and Dr. Iames Allison. The present board members are: Louis G. Goldman, president, Floyd DeLong, vice-president, John P. Badura, treasurer, Iohn Mclntosh, Dr. A. R. Pechan, Dr. Paul Opalka, and Dr. Ted Rupert, Miss Margaret Mongavin, secretary to the superintend- ent, is also secretary of the hoard of education. There have been teachers, too, whose long years of service and contribution to education in Ford City are worthy of mention. The late Olive L. Hammond taught for forty-seven vears in the Ford City schools. Mrs. Ella V. Kinley, now re- tired, was a member of the faculty for thirty-two years, Miss Edna Kerr, retired, for twenty-two years, and Miss Estelle Butler, formerly the princi- pal of the grade school and now retired, for twenty- five years. Graduates of Ford City High School have re- ceived the benefit of fine scholastic training and have done credit to the advantages they received as they attended college or went into business, in- dustry, or trade. ln 1929-30, a great educational stride forward was made in the Ford City schools when a junior high school, consisting of grades 7, 8, and 9, was created. At that time, classes in art, activities, and guidance were introduced, while woodworking, mechanical drawing, and homemak- ing were made a permanent part of the curriculum. ln 1950-51, a guidance department was reorganized under the direction of Miss Evelyn Deen. 1t was in 1928 that Ford City received the dis- tinction of being the only Armstrong County school to have met the requirements necessary to he listed as an accredited high school with the Middle States and lXIaryland Association of Accredited High Schools and Colleges. In 1950, after a pro- gram of self-evaluation by the staff, the high school was re-evaluated by a visiting connnittee and found worthy to continue on this list of accredited schools. Activities have played their part in the devel- opment of Ford City students, 1n the years before and during YVorld YVar 1, until the early twenties, two literary societies flourished, the Athenian So- ciety and the Sempiterna Society. The keen rivalry between the two groups created much interest both in the school and in the community, leading to manv entertaining and lively debates. Other organizations have come and gone, but each has left its mark on the students and on the school. ln May, 1927, the XVelhikhanna History Club, under the direction of Mrs. Hammond, pub- lished a valuable booklet, "Comnnmity Annalsn, commemorating the fortieth anniversary of the founding of Ford City. A chapter of the National Honor Society was introduced in Ford City in 1927, as was the National Athletic Society. In addition to the honor societies. the Gregg Club, under Miss In 1928, these students represented Ford City in an interscholastic contest held at the University of Pittsburgh, winning., tn. scholarship cup. Alice Stiener made the highest all-around individual record in the contest, in which seventy high schools and 760 stu dents participated., Standing are Bernard Apple, Edgar Burns, Franklin Core, James Vensel, Hubert Rupert, Edward Steiner. Stated are Florence Crawford Miller, Alice Steiner, Rita lieftou Pincus, Laura Pignolet Ludxviek. 9 Shubert, and the Tri-Hi-Y, currently under Miss Mitchell, are the oldest organizations in the school. As its ancestor, the present Student Council, formed in 1950 and now under Mr. Wallis direction, had the Activities Council, which was formed in 1924 and existed until the early thirties. A school newspaper, prepared by student editors and read to the student body each Friday, existed before 1920. Later, a student editorial staff collected school news which was published regularly in the Daily Leader Times. In 1929, the ReHector was published under Mr. Hutchisonis and Mr. Honse's sponsorship, with Frank Brookhouser as editor. This paper was succeeded by the Panorama, which was published under Mrs. Hammondis direction, The Glass-Ip, reorganized in 1950 under Miss Johnston, was first published by students under Miss Fisher. Before the advent of the Trireme in 1939, Ford City seniors had published two annuals, the Oracle in 1912 advised by Professor Cook, and the Caldron in 1927, with Miss White as adviser. The Trireme has been under the guidance of C. W. Black, G. A. Barnett, Clara Sullivan, Mildred Stockdale, Eliza- beth Weaver, and business advisers G. A. Barnett, Clarence Marshall, T. P. Baughman, Margaret Shu- bert, and Lina DeHout. Music has always had many followers in the Ford City schools, and there are a number of grad- uates who are having successful music careers. In the early days, a part time music teacher was always a member of the faculty. Alumni well remember the Boys, Quartette, members of which were Henry Sellers, first tenor, George Duperrieux, second tenor, Arda Bowser, bass, and August Shubert, sec- ond bass. This quartette, organized in 1913, stayed together even after the boys had Hnished high school. Among the early surpervisors were Miss Fleck, Miss Bailey, and Miss Mechling. Later, Miss Becker organized the first band and introduced "On Ford Cityv to the students. Music supervisors who have succeeded them have been Miss Cathers, Miss Ball, Miss Botdorf, Miss Gessler, Miss Thompson, and, at the present time, Martin Thompson. The first band director was Margaret Colonna Steinmetz, to be followed by Alfred Zimmer, George Kyle, and presently, Lola Bevington, as instrumental directors. Alumni interested in music and speech also recall with pleasure the Forensic League contests during which Ford City students Won many honors. They well remember the trips to the Clarion track and music contests, especially the year, 1931, when they brought back a cup which had been won by Ford City for three years and was then to become its permanent possession. Today the idea of singing and playing together has replaced the idea of contesting, and Ford City musicians are represented in county, district, and state orchestras, choruses, and bands. Ford City has entertained county chorus several times, re- cently with its own Iohn Raymond as guest con- ductor. District chorus has also met in Ford City, as has county band, and, in the spring of 1952, district band. Many fine athletes have been developed through the sports program at Ford City High School. Curiously enough, twenty-five or 'thirty years ago, it was track, not basketball, that brought Ford City its fame in the sports world. In 1925 and 1926, brilliant records were made by the track teams, with Wendell Welch, an outstanding track man, winning the state championship in 1925. Track was discontinued as a varsity sport in the early thirties. Although basketball was played in Ford City before 1921, it was that year that marked a mile- stone in Ford Cityis basketball history, for it was then that Ford City made its first appearance in W.P.I.A.L. competition, winning the secion. The school has had sectional championships to its credit then and in the following years-'24, '28, ,29, ,30, ,31, ,32, ,33, ,34, ,35, ,36, ,37, ,38, ,40, 341, '43, ,45, ,46, ,47, ,48, ,50, 751, and the present season, i52. In addition, under Coach Campbell, the local teams, in ,37 and '38, were VV.P.I.A.L. champions. 1948, under Coach Rupert, saw the local basketball team as W.P.I.A.L. champions, P.I.A.A. western regional champs, and P.I.A.A. state runner-ups. Basketball coaches who have molded these fine teams have been Roy McIntosh, A. Sheridin, C. P, Campbell, James E. Davis, and Hubert Rupert. Coaching junior varsity recently have been Fred Ortman and Robert Black. Robert McCoy has been junior high coach. Traditionally, the annual football contest be- tween Ford City and Kittanning, played on Armis- tice Day, has been the highlight of the football season. Ford City has been victorious in this an- nual classic 16 times, with Kittanning winning 11 of the games played, with one tied game. Ford City has produced football greats, too, and has won several county championships. In 1941, the foot- ball team was undefeated and untied. Football coaches at Ford City have been Roy McIntosh, A. I. Sheridin. Iohn Honse, George Kase, and Iames Davis, with Hubert Rupert and Robert McCoy assisting. Recent junior varsity coaches have been Fred Ortman, Robert Black, and Paul Caruso. This year for the 1951 season, the games were played on the new hilltop athletic field, which eventually will be equipped, not only with a grid- iron. but with facilities for night football games, track, tennis, and baseball. Minor sports include golf and baseball. Ford City also has iunior varsity football, iunior varsity basketball, and a iunior high basketball team, initiated in 1951. Basketball is played intramurally by many boys during the school year. One cannot close the athletic history of Ford City without mentioning the girls, basketball teams which played interscholastically during the twen- ties. Under their successive teachers, Miss Patrizio, Miss Shumaker, and Miss Schoch, the girls have enjoyed a variety of intramural sports, In the spring of 1952, a Play Day was sponsored here un- der Miss Schochis direction, in which schools in the surrounding areas were invited to participate. This then is Ford City High School through the years. VV e have touched but lightly the crowd- ed years that have passed since 1902, but we hope that we have given a brief glimpse of our Alma Mater--its growth, its people, and its accomplish- ments. ri N ' x fl. -5 I 'Q wx .-w ' 4 415 2 4 o' 'vi 3743 1 ' Q . 1 x, x .Q , ,Q Ei- :Q ,Fda ' ,. 2- 90" K. E510-a L 1 Y 26.4 Q'-F Y :rg Qi 9 ' af - 99:9 1 -Q34 xx xx 'X . xA09.o! T 1 , V lgr 1 rxexwf H W' 4 s . 1 Q I Q ri r 0 11 Q 3 ' - 3 1 2 ' . 3 Q . . Q ,. 6 , I .. Q SX 1 li " 3 'Q' :fm I ' N Q ' 0' 0 SX "0 'Q G 0 W' X 'A X -' X 5 1 1 9 W 54 1 4 " v A w v 5 9 X 96 wp Q in me ' Q ,.y.:,.Q , I' X 'x x ' 0 5 W in ' V S il '- 3 ' , . ' G ,' ' N JH? k ll . s , 6 X 5 , . 1 a xg W W 3 55 TM X X 4 ,E f L5 , mf! 'pl . r, fp X., f fl HS 1: my 511, X xi ,X x YN, sw? Q, Q MSW ,Z Q X , nf :I U X Q 53 , Q f X J Nw , , , 5- 1' ky X, ,, 1 ,4 ,W F- " w '11 I' fi g X ,X J, S xi ii X4 , Q, 1, v, - 'Q fs Xa f f Q. 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Pechan Dr. Ted Rupert vw 1fLloerinlfe1fLc!e1fLLL 0 ,SZ 004 M5 ffmf aff P H585 OXJCAOOK 1 6 e Kuzcfion an are coorcfinafeal Mr. Paul N. Marsh Superintendent of Schools Mr. Paul N, Marsh, superintendent of Ford City Public Schools, has been at work in Ford City schools since the year 1920. He has been employed in many different capacities, including those of a teacher, principal, and superintendeut. For seven years, Mr. Marsh was a science teacher here, before his election in 1928 to the principalship. At that position he served the school for years before his ascension to the office of superintendent. Mr. Marsh was graduated in 1916 from Pennsylvania State College, where he later did grad- uate Work. He received, in 1936, his degree of Master in Education from the University of Pitts- burgh. As Superintendent of Ford City Public Schools, Mr. Marsh carries out the policies adopted by the board of education. Among his many duties are the certification of teachers, the offering of re- quired subjects in curriculum, and checking enumeration and enrollment of children of school age, as set forth by the Department of Public Instruction. It has been largely through the work of Mr. Marsh that our school is an institution of which the community can Well be proud. Mr. M-lrsh shows senior class president, john Euglert, and Tom Jansen the many trophies won by Ford City students through the years. 13 vw rinccyoa an l4fLiIfLiZ5If8lf':5 '61, !9l"0gl"6LlWL l"d l'VLOI"8 lfAdl'Z fde lflmee X Q Mr. Raymond E. Miller Principal Mr. Raymond E, .Miller is now finishing out his second school term as principal of Ford City High School. As principal, Mr. Miller administers the affairs of the junior-senior high school. He is Well-known to all of the students as a friend and instructor, as well as overseer of the school cur- riculum. His job also includes the planning of schedules for each student, and the formation of a master schedule for the school. His oHice keeps a record of each studentis scholastic achievement, for the reference of prospective employers or representatives of schools of higher learning. For twenty-three years prior to his election to the oflice of principal, Mr. Miller was a science and mathematics teacher in this school. He received his B.S. degree at Indiana State Teachers Col- lege, and later did graduate Work at the University of Pittsburgh, receiving a degree of Master in Educagoni The hard Work of Mr. Miller has already brought about considerable improvement in our sc oo. Mr. Baum, faculty manager of ath- letic and student activity accounts, discusses a knotty financial problem with Mr. Miller. 14 l up 6-LCIXL Ay if ffl isiliiiignig-TEEA N l fx l"8,96H"E if u,lolL0fc!ing an clLeri5!Ling on emocrafic way f f Students in civics classes par- ticipate in the November elections just as their parents do. Here Gary Rosenhcrger casts his vote. I Robert Adams, B.S., M.Ed., - Mechanical Drawing, Margaret K. Auhrcy, B.S., - United States History, Sara E. Baker, B.A., - Social Studiesg Willis Baum, B.S., M.Ecl., - Mathematics, Estelle Beckwith, B.S., M.Ecl., - Music, Penmanship Lola Bcvington, B.M., - Instrumental Music, Robert Black, B.S., - General Science, Biology, Elmira D. Brodhead, B.A., - Speech, English, Roberta Bruner, Kindergarten, Dorothy M. Bryan, - Fifth Grade Lewis A. Buyers, B.S., - General Science, Mathematics, Paul Caruso, B.S., - Mathematics, Elizabeth C. Cogley, B.A., - Englishg james Davis, B.S., M.Ed., - Physical Education, Biologyq Lina DeHout, B.S., . Bookkeeping, Commercial Mathematics 15 Ar die afolorecialfion 0 mg mndic, an Zfmfw . The library offers il store- house of lHl:0I'1HiltlO11 and is if o widely usecl. Ilere students are f using its llxeilitiies for research and leisure reucling. f x I 1 Lb Annabelle B. Duncan, B.S., - Typingg George Dupierreux - Woodshopg Besse Ekis- - Civicsg Ida Falsetti, B.A., - English, Spanishg Ann Fulton, B.S., - Typing Katherine S. Gleeson - First Gradeg Charles Gregory, B.S., M.Ed., - Mathematicsg Agnes john- ston, B.A., - Englishg Annu Longwell - Sewingg Kathleen McCoy, B.S., M.Litt., - His- tory Hebert McCoy, B.S., - Healthg Constance Melaro, B.A., - Englishg Martlm Mitchell, B.S., - Librariang Donald Muller, B.S., - Artg Josephine Myers - History 16 K Ar JAMA l xx in zomema ing . Freshnuin girls learn all about sewing, from threading il needle to finishing il perfect buttonhule. This junior high geography class is interested in learning about Lut- in America, particularly the Cen- tral American countries. A beginning inechzinieall drawing class is learning the fundamentals of drawing to scale. Eventually they will be able to clruw blue prints. ,M """"! Y f or inlfernafionaf 14nc!eMLLanc!ing . . Spanish Class provides Students with the opportunity of learning a modern language and also of studying the customs of the Span- ish and Spanish-speaking Latin American countries. At Christ- mas time, the Spanish two class en- joyed singing Spanish Christmas carols. Health class finds us learning all about the make-up of our bodies, as well as learning how to take care of ourselves. Eugene Omasta is pointing out to the rest of the class the various parts of the ear. Learning to make debits and credits balance is the problem of bookkeeping students. A bookkeep- ing one class is working out one of its first long involved problems with Miss De Hout assisting. Ar eeloing if in ocfg an min Miss Schaffer, our school nurse, is always ready to help us when we sustain minor injuries. Here she is bandaging Vera Yount's arm. W Lilliun RL-iclmrt, B.S., - Third Grade, Jessie Hhines - Geography, Hilbert Rupert, B.S., M.Ed., - Physical Education, Biologyg Claire Schafier, R.N., - School Nurseg Mildred F. Schall, B.S., - Geography 'I'lu-odorc Shakley, B.S., - Mathematics, Jacqueline Schoch, B.S., - Physical Education, Mar- garet Shuhcrt - Shorthand, OH-ice Practice, Typingg Harold Sowers, B.S., M.Ed., - Chemistry, Physics, Alice Steiner, B.A., M.A., - Latin, World History Patricia Stritt1natter,.B.S., - Homemakingg Edna S. Thompson, B.S., - Sixth Grade, Martin Thompson, B.M.Ed., - Choral Music, Edna Tylinski, B.S., - Beadingg Donald Wall, B.A., - English I l 19 or iuing in on Jcienfi ic age . Students iind that the study of physics is important as they prepare for life in an atomic ag-e. Here Mr. Sowers observes Richard Chauvaux and other senior boys as they work out their Endings after a physics experiment. Janet Ward, B.A., M.A., - Englishg Celeste Weaver, Second Cradeg Elizabeth Weaver, B.S., M.Litt., - Englishg 'Marion Weaver, B.S., M.Ed., - Third Cradeg Madge Weber, B.S., M.Ed., - Fifth Grade. Ardena Wolfe, B.S., - Fourth Gradeg Charles Hall, Student Teacherg Robert Hall, Student Teacherg John Ivory, Student Teacherg Thelma Kuzman,Student Teacher. Charles Lauifer, Student Teacherg WVilliam Livengood, Student Teacherg Margie Dunmire. Assistant Secretaryg Janet G. Zerick,Secretary to the High School Principal. 20 or careem in owinew an inahwfry . . In Speech elass we develop the ahility to express our thoughts well and to appear with poise before il group. Bob Salankiewiex makes a tune recording of Carol Fulton's talk. XVuodshnp class finds ns exereising our skill in working with our hands. XVhile Tom and Paul nh- serve, Inu Herhst, using the elee- trie hand saw. euts his pattern from woocl. Must of the seniors have at least one year of typing hy the time they are graduated. Shirley, Gail. Florence, Allene, and the rest of the typing class are engrossed in their work. ,,-1. x WW if vw Cfwf0o!i0ufw Q At lc-ft arc thc people who maintain our school and hclp kcep it opcrating cllicicnfly. Standing arc NI11 Frick, Mr. Cugley and Mr. Easley. Scatcd are Mr. Flick, Mr. Kline, Mrs. liellgrcn, and Mr, Uinbaugh. Mrs. Kovach and Mr. Rcnalclo arc not pictured. Top panel: Norma and Hclen ohscrvc Garnet as shc Lower panel: In world liistury, Rich Rovnyak points out opcratcs a Nlunruc Elcctric Machine in hcr ollicc' the scat of sonic of thi- ancicnt Asiatic civilizations practicc class. Stanley Scliaflcr explains a gcoinctric to Andy Pytcl. In thc aclvancc-Ll cooking class llarrict fignric to lTlPlHl3EI'S of his plane gcmnctry class. and Shirley are prcparing a meal. 22 ,Z 4 4,1 J wiltff 4 114 Ig frc',',-4.31462 J,,1f,gN7 JJQQ-J' 6,-,gf . xjfyffil fqfw gwzf gww' 151 Q4 fy? gg L 'rw 45 Q, fra l ,ff 1fM., fn ff, +1 mp ff? fyq. ' ff 'ff 'M' f 'Fw 'Im-4. fy, ,7 lil., It f M cv. fam'-0 1 v 'ii -l44ff'C.1'.- Jai! M NA J I, 5 If 'f.f,..1,"'?-'uf-4-jo J f 7 fff... 1 flrydjf Z? f ,.-f. i"4ff.wf1.JZ 3 The year 1952 is a year that will 'be stamped in our minds and hearts forever. For it is our graduation year! lt doesnit seem possible for the years to have flown by so quickly. Was it just four years ago that we were but freshmen, thrilled by the fact that we were high school students and inspired by the desire to be- come seniors? VVe were delighted by the idea of planning our schedules, and it made us feel as if we truly were growing up. WVe,ll never forget out Hrst formals, dress suits, and our Freshman Prom. Our year was climaxed by our junior high promotional exercises, when we re- ceived a certificate that meant we had been pro- moted from junior high school into senior high school. - The big thing in our sophomore year was our trip to Kennywood-a whole day of roller coasters, fun houses, hot dogs, pop, ice cream, fun! As juniors we shall put in our book of memo- ries our junior play, "Ring around Elizabeth", another trip to Kennywood, dances, the junior- senior prom, and finally the school picnic at Crooked Creek Dam. Remember how good we felt when we took the seniors, place in the audi- toriuml ZKULIS5 of 7952 99aft QVAFWQGHCQ Z fy MM Jafar Seniors class officers pictured at left are Dolly Thomaswick treasurer, Cassie Bower, vice-president, Elsie Vargo, secrc tary, and John Englert, president. As seniors we realized a position of impor- tance. Our underclassman friends looked to us with admiration and longed for the day when they, too, would be seniors. Our play, "Mother XVas a F reshmanv, was especially good. As the days passed swiftly, we realized that our high school days were ending and that we had made them happy ones. of fda Cyfcmd of 7902, j ...L- Above are the senior home room chairmen: Ed H0- baugh, Tom Jansen, Oreste F alsetti, jim Allison, Ianice Rupert, Dorothy Bowser, Garnet Pore. -69 f ll 1' 'VP J 'I , :TQ-gb 1wxs:,--'-im., Rgvq Josephine Andrews "Ion Celia Anthony '4Cil,' Has a lovely soprano voice . . . am- bition: to become a Wave or NVac , . . took commercial course . . . her hobby is driving her grandfatlieris Cadillac while she isnit sleeping or eating . . . president of Tri-Ili-Y . , . parliamentarian of Gregg Club . . . a member of the yearbook staff. Florence Beck "Flo" Naturally curly blond hair, blue eyes, and a peaches and cream com- plexion . . . will make some lucky boss a good secretary . . . likes her bookkeeping and typing , . . enjoys playing the piano and driving . , . Girls, Chorus 2, 3 . . . a quiet friendly girl whom everyone is glad to know. Carrie Bone "Carrie', Y Shorthand speed demon . . . has long, brown hair and a smile for all , . . always says "Are you kiddinni? , will make a good stenographer . . . spends h-er spare time reading . . . quiet and nice to know . , . member of the Gregg Club. llas a gentle disposition . . . inter- ested in Gregg Club activities . , . her secretarial training will aid her for a future job . , . an enthusiastic auto-race fan , . . K'You know it, toon says Cil. Marilyn Beck "Becky" llas a charming personality , . , a nice friendly girl . . . ambition is to become a beautician . . . correspond- ing secretary of the Gregg Club . , . art staff member of the Trireme , . . a member of the Senior Ensemble . . . enjoys painting . . , typing is her favorite subject. Mary Kathryn Bower "Cassie" Has a sparkling personality . . . Ford Cityis vivaeious drum niajorette . , , our Freshman May Queen , . . an amateur Esther XVilliams . . . takes all ber heart troubles to A'Gussie,' .1 . "'l'hat's shrewdu . . . HNl0tlH'I'n in junior and senior plays . . . vice-pres. of senior class . , . Concert Choir and Ensemble 2, 3, 4 , . . James Allison "Doc" A pleasant classmate and a very agreeable person . . . his heartis de- sire is to be a dpainlessi' dentist . . . Spanish fascinates him . . . loyal mein- ber of the orchestra 2, 3, 4 . . . forgets everything when driving the car. "Allene" Has a sweet personality . . . hopes to enter secretarial school . . , favorite pastime is talking to Donna . . . dotes on memorlzing poetry . , . member of Tri-lli-Y and F, ll. A ..,. Girls' Chorus . . . likes to drive her dadis Chrysler . . . has pretty strawberry blonde locks. Allene Beck Shirley Bernauer K'Beaner" A wonderful friend to have . . . not as quiet as she seems to be . . . cute kid A . . Girlis Chorus 2, 3 . . . Con- cert Choir 2 . . . can be heard saying "That,s beside the pointp . . . Barb, Pat, and she are inseparable . . . thinks driving a Pontiac is fun. Dorothy J. Bowser "Dot" A petite, dark-haired lassie who is a friend to all . . , ambition-to work in an office . . . took commercial course . . . favorite subject-book- keeping . . , belongs to Gregg Club A . . recording secretary for I. C, C. . , . business staff of Trireme . . . participated in volleyball, shuffle- board, and badminton intramurals. Allene Florence James Josephine Celia Marilyn Shirley Carrie Mary K. Dorothy Patricia William Russell Mary A. Richard Gene Walter Donald Paul Shirley Patricia Bowser 'iPat" One of our short, sweet cheerlead- ers . . , cute kid . . . would like to major in psychology at the University of Redlands in California . . . Girls, Chorus 2, 3 . . . district orchestra '49, '50, ,51 . , . always with Kathy, Anne and Dorie, and one of the gang. Mary Alice Campbell "Mac" Likes to tickle the ivories , . , an expert on roller skates . . . very active in the choral 'department , . . Sopho- more, junior and Senior Ensembles . . . loyal Tri-Hi-Y member . . . says she doesn't like boys but we know better . . . hails from Ford Cliff. Walter Cochran "Walt,' Has a way with words and a subtle sense of humor . . . favorite pastime is chasing his favorite subject-women . , . likes new cars that are quiet . . . had a mania for fires in the junior play . , . pet saying. als that a factv . . . on Trireme Staff. Shirley Crawford "Shirl" XVill make a fine secretary . . . looks forward to the publication of her first book . . , enjoys reading . . . faithful member of Tri-Hi-Y 2, 3, 4 . . , Gregg Club . . . takes trips to Dayton and Beaver Falls, VVilliam Bowser '4Bull,' Has helped make thc Saxaphoue Quartet well-known . , . is a good friend to all . . , proud of the uleweln . . . Never seen with girls . . , always saying "VVho cares" . . . hobby is re- pairing cars . . . has been a faithful and enthusiastic band member. Richard Chauvaux "Dick,' Ambition is to become a mechanic . , . likes sports . . . played JV and Varsity football . , . has woman trou- bles . . . friendly . . , comes out with "listen here, kiddov . . . first-class headache to teachers . . . likes to type. Donald Contrael "Donn A likeable chap who travels the tracks from Dogtown . . . frequents the movies with Corn . . . a good looker . . . plays forward for the Livengood Rockets . . . quiet kid? . . . thatis what you think! , . . girls envy his dark, wavy hair . . . person- ality plus. Russell A. Brumbaugh "Rod" Rumor has it that the boy likes girls . . . the lad with the best personality . , . handles a basketball with the finesse of a apron . . . aspires to be a basketball coach . . . played varsity basketball for 2 years, inelligible in his senior year by 5 days . . . sports editor for the Trireme. Eugene Clever "Beaver" A short, friendly fellow with a cute grin , . . ambition-to become a me- chanic , . . Ed's buddy . . . really likes studying physics . . . takes delight in working with wood . . . helps his brother in building his house. Paul Coulter 'iPaul,' ,Has a quiet friendly manner . . . ambition is to be a professional base- ball player . . . treasurer for I. C, C. , . . Trireme business staff . . . Boys, Chorus . . . Concert Choir . . . hobby is tinkering with automobiles . , . idol of the girls in room 5. ,, e - . iii- Y4. x - Q A lip ' , " 7 fl QL Q4 : Clif 'I 1:4 26 XTX all at f ' 5 it L ' ,lit me -' L 5:2 A D73 William Cunningham 'iBill,' A tall, curly haired lad who- comes from Manorville . . , is 11s11ally seen with a certain blond . , . president of Art Cl11b . . . Art Staff of Trireme . . , pals with Bill and Ioe . . . would like to buy a new Ford. George L. Davenport "Couch" Ambition is to be another 'iSlam- min Sammy Sneadi' . , . "Is that right?" is his retort to statements . , . likes Woodwork, golf, and selling shoes . . . a nice variety . , . on our golf teams in ,50 and ,51 . . . anticipates attending the "college of hard workv . . . an amiable and pleasant person. Idella Davis "Dell" ller ambition is to join the Air Force . . . "You,re a good kid" . . . editor-in-chief of Glassip and good worker on Trireme Staff . . , member of rllllllllillllg Club and Gregg Club . . . o11r confirmed old-maid? . . . pals with Lillian . . . to whom does she write all those letters? Mary M. Czapor "Mert', XVitty and full of fun . , . canit Wait for graduation day to roll around . . . abides in Ford Cliff . , . just loves English fgrrj . . . favorite expression . . . 'iSackerN . , . boards at the "Hollow with Sandra and sister "Spud.', Clinton Davis "Clint" Ambition is to be a baker , . . rides the Burrell Township bus to school . . . drives a green ,50 Ford , . . likes to eat and play baseball . . . pals with Paul . . . frequently seen going down to Riggles Crossroaid . . . just loves bookkeeping! Max Davis "Fingers,' This boy has a future in writing . . . he also can keep 11p his side of the argument in a debate , . . interested in journalism . . . his favorite pastime -dog training , . . has a keen sense of humor and a keen wit . . . says "Yes dearv Cto evcrybodyiil . . . a good Joe to have around. VVilliam Culleiton "Bill" Plans to be an industrial engineer . . . spends his spare time on the dance floor . . . headed for college . . , Bobo in the senior play . . . likes his hair 'short, square, and fiat . . . constantly wisecraeking . , . Operetta "In Old Viennau . . . football manager. Shirley R, Czapor "Spud" Short and sweet . . . has a winning smile . . . "VVhat do you thinkiw . . . ambition is to get her driveris license . . , member of the Polish Falcons, drill team . . . favorite subject is joe . . , usually seen with Ett, Von, Sool, or Mert . . . wicked at volleyball. Gail Davis "Gail" A bright future for our second "Da Vincii' . . , spends her spare time playing the piano and oil painting . . , active in Latin, Spanish, and Art clubs and an able library assistant . . , vio- linist in Orchestra for 2 years . . . art staff of Trireme. Anthony R. Dinus "Rocky" A boy with a keen interest in all things scientific . . . enjoys roller skat- ing and is good, too , . . strictly a P. P. C, boy , . . a favorite hobby is hunting , . . K'There ainit anyf' says he . . . i'P1oeky,' did fine Work for the junior play as stage crew chief . . . helped set the stage for "Mother Is a Freshman," too. William W'illiam Mary Shirley George Clinton Gail Idella Max Anthony ' PM Carl James Charles John Carl Dry "Creeper" A tall blonde chap who hopes to be a state patrolman some day . , . his favorite subject is woodwork . , . in- vading Ridge Avenue seems to be a leisure time activity . . . wonder why! . . . thinks Worthington is tops! . . . c'Oh, but delinitelyv is his favorite say- mg. Thomas Emmonds 'KTom" One of our tall lads , . . future bar- ber who hails from Doby . . . cruises around in his Dadls Plymouth . . . frequently seen in Ford Cliff , . , played center or forward for intra- murals in his sophomore and junior years . . . "Yeahl Iszat so?" John Englert n 4'C0rn" Our dynamic Senior Class president . . . honored for his leadership ability . . . president ofthe Spanish Club , . , very athletic . . . played baseball, volleyball, and basketball for the MJSIM Five . . . seen a lot with Don . . . ambition is to marry a rich woman . . . Dean Gillingham in the senior play. Elder Fennell "Fedwicke" A red-haired lad who can be found behind the counter at Isalyis . . . loyal member of the 1. C. C .... constantly with Herm , . . seen chasing the girls in his dependable little Nash . . . on Trireme business staff . . , always in a good humor. Edward Sallie James Dunmire "Herm" Hopes to be a grease-monkey after graduation . . . walks to school from Pattonville , . . has quite a collection of old coins , . . keeps company with Elder . . . just loves physics class . . . cruises around on his little red scooter, Yvonne Emmonds "Vonnie" An attractive blond . . . wants to be a nurse . . , Oh! those lucky pa- tients! . . . enjoys cruising around in her dadis Ford and writing to "Bonn . . . one of our high stepping major- ettes , . , secretary of Student Conn- cil . . . pigtailed Clara in senior play . . . nice to know. Thomas Yvonne Oreste Elder Edward Duris "Cuppy, Has a friendly smile for everyone . . . would like to wear the Navy blue . . . future student of Penn State . , . enjoys his science and math classes . , . frequents the typing room . . . could it be to type? . . . always asking, "How's comev . , . likes to go hunting. Charles Englert "Bamey,' Ambition is to get out of school . . . witty and always ready for a good time . . . favorite saying "Drop dead twicev . . . quite a Romeo . , . plays basketball for the MZSIM Five . . . never a -dull moment with Barney . . . always devising money raising projects for the Senior Class. Sallie Fair ' "Truly" Oreste Falsetti 1 "Oysterv Wa ' y w c o' 1 2 our most Aspirves to become a journalist . . . girl e e ianist . . , especially talented in writing . . . did ' mmpan' oi o' froups -. . a wonderful job as co-editor of our vi i sf! tra 'i year . . Trireme . . . continually heard saying, tr rer 11. S . . likes "That,s a dandy, dandy, dandyv . , . c iis' Y le Jrotl 's 6 ge . . , witty and full of fun . , . likes playing fri y ic kno . . . pals the piano . . . cveryone's friend . . . w' h He . , . i me Staff. key man in seniors, "XVriters and Play- ers Group." I f . X l?!f X ? -X N f .. f l1l4 ll ,V -. AKEN in a i V V ,Il - 7 E 41- fi Q-51 -'gmzfefggig f ' ,,.,,,.,-s- 'rf-2 ,ff ,-K -A -, 4 f . L. , .. F- :fbg 28 u Patricia Patricia jack Robert james James Irene Donna Thomas Sally Patricia A. Ferguson "Fergie,' Patricia Fiehthorn 1 "Pat" lack Gainor "Jack" XVell-cast as Blerey in the junior Voted most intellectual . . . proud lntends to be a memberof our great play . . . 'cYou know itil , . . seen with of her driver's license . , . often seen Air Force . . . lives for his study halls Lenore and Nancy in Kittanning . . . wants to enter New Kensington Busi- ness School . . . ambition-to get that diploma . , . a merry little gal whom we've selected our "most liumorousfl Robert Gibson "Lucky" An all around fellow whom every- one likes . . . known by his "Tell me and we'll both know" , . . ambition- to play in a military band . , . Trireme sports staff . . . Orchestra and Band 2, 3, 4 . . . Dance Band and Sax Quar- tette . . , County and District Band. Irene Gordish 'iPeep" Came to us from Elders Ridge last year . . . likes skating and being with Helen . . , wants to be a newspaper reporter . . . rides the Cadogan school bus . , . member of the Tumbling Club . . . seen riding around in a green pick-up truck . . , has a con- tagious laugh. cruising in the Studebaker . . . a very athletic lass . . . member of the Polish Falcons' Gymnastic team . , . likes to swim, too , . . spends her spare time on the farm , . . editorial staff of Tri- remc . , . nice personality . . . liked by all. james M. Good i'Goodie,' llis ambition is to marry a rich, beautiful woman . . . favorite subject wEnglish , . , Boys' and Mixed Cho- rus 3, 4 . . . varsity football team 3, 4 . . . spends his spare time doing what heis told not to do . . , favorite ex- clamation is K'Holy Thunderf' Donna Grady i'Donna" Gregg Club member . . , wants to become a secretarv to some handsome . pops up , . . Girls' man . . . loads of fun . . with--'cYou know whativl Chorus 2, 3, 4 . . , hobbies are talking on the phone and watching television . . . pals around with Sally. X f 1 'Vile Q v 4 X A p " g. 1 'Ts-L' Ii 3 - . .'-il if 'f 'Ei Eff. ASP N, F j,aTN 29 , . . thinks loafing is tops . , . great help in bookkeeping class . . . relaxes by shooting pool . . . 'iYVhat do you think?" would be a likely answer from .lack , . . swell friend to have. James Goodyear "jim" A true sportsman who likes to lmnt and fish . . . hails from Cadogan . . , president of the "CNN, . , . usually seen with Jack . . . played forward in intramural basketball . . . seen cruising around in a black De Soto . . . likes Cadogan girls, especially J, G. Thomas Gray "Tom', Ohl that wavy hair . . . devoted to one love, his car . . . helped out in jun- ior and senior plays . . . favorite sub- ject-mechanical drawing . . . wants to become a draftsman . . . pet expres- sion-"lloly Cats" . . . likes to hunt and Hsh . . . one of our unattaehed males. Sally Green c'Sal', Has a friendly smile for all . . . hopes to enter the Yilomenis Air Force after graduation . . , her favorite pastimes are writing letters and cruis- ing around in a gray Dodge , . , con- fides her problems in Shirley . . . i'Movin, Alongv is number one on her llit Parade . . . Tri-Hi-Y. George Richard Gribik "Beak" A quiet lad who is looking forward to joining the Marines . . . favorite subject is woodwork . , . enjoys work- ing with tools . , . played in intra- murals for four years as forward and guard , . . took general course in school. Elizabeth Hagofsky "Betty" Short, cute, and full of vitality . . . wants to be a WAF . . . her hobby is sleeping in study hall . . . Girls' Chorus 2, 3, 4 , . . Concert Choir 2, 3 , . . favorite pastime is riding in a green Buick . , . lives for Loydie . . . favorite question-"Are you kidding?" Joseph Hankey, Ir. aloe" Nice looking lad from Rockville . . . jolly and full of fun . , . taking a sci- entific course , . . played fullback and left halfback on the football team . . . ambition is to inherit a million dollars . . . remember us when you do, joe! . . drives CPD a jeep. Wendell Hartman "Hoot" One of the hilltop crew , . . small but full of fun . . . would like to tra- vel around the world . . . played in intramurals 4 years . . ..o -hestra and band 2, 3, 4 . . . sayslg-'obby and pastime is "Doing wha comes. na- turally." gg rv N . AB' 1474 4 .-5 - x - .. - 1 . v wiv . M - X ,.-- ,---N .-as-3 f ., . Anne Halas "Anne" Pat, Kathy, Dorie, and she are in- separable . . . ambition-"See the world" . . . ask her about 'iClarion State" . . . she's always "Hello" bound . . , pct phrase-"Not necessarily" . member of the cheerleading squad . . . active in the vocal department . . . Ensemble, Girls' Chorus, and Concert Choir 2, S, 4 . . . girls' intramurals, Mary Ellen Hankey '4Mary Ellen" Likes square dancing at Shay . . . chums with Shirley , . . ambition is to become a secretary . . . favorite ex- pression "VVhat gave you your first clue?" . . . likes to talk, especially in shorthand class . . . Tri-Hi-Y and Gregg Club member. Frank Hassa 4'Midnight" Frank wants to go to the Navy , . . took a general course in high school . , . favorite subject is study hall . . . likes hunting . . . has an unusual say- ing-"Chok'e" . . . wears a path to Cadogan . . . once his friend-always his friend. 4 Q, - . . George ,hzabeth Anne Mary E. Dolores N. VVendell - -s N.. N , - -- Sally Ann Haney i'Sally" "Daisy-do and here comes Sally" . . . drives her own Chevy from Stitt Hollow . . , will someday be a secre- tary . . . Donna's other half . . . Tri- Hi-Y, Tumbling Club, anvd Gregg Club member , . , Girls' Chorus 2, 3, 4 . . . active in all girls' sports . . . likes to visit Shay , . , Oh! that pretty red hair. Dolores Hartman "Dolly" A shorthand protege from "Dolly," whose main hobby is getting into trouble . , . Concert Choir 3, 4 . . . Girls' Chorus 2, 3, 4 . . . ambition- to own her own car , . . an all around nice kid . . . spends her time with Viv, Bev, and Millie . . . has a certain 'cSparkle,' in her eyes . . . Trireme Staff . . . is a good listener. Norma Hawk "Cheech" A pert, cute, and popular cheer- leader who is usually seen with her better half, Mimi . , . having parties and H84 Acc" are her favorite pastimes . , . Gregg Club , . . Girls' Ensemble 2, 3, 4 . . . Girls' Chorus 2, 3, 4 and Concert Choir 2, 3, 4 . . . Jennifer in junior play . . . one ofthe gang. Sally Joseph Francis Norma IT! f YL,-Y, 'W fi gh i 14? I - N 9 l . n , Delores Henry "D0rie" James Herbst "Jimi, Plans to enter the nursing profession , . . personality shines in her eyes . . . Girls, Chorus 2, 3 . . . can always be found with Pat, Kathy, and Ann or is it Bob? . . . we'll remember her say- ing, "Obi thatis nice . . . one of the gang. James Hrabovsky "Gabe" Center on the football team . . . usually seen with 'iLibertU , . . enjoys eating Mrs. Libcrtois spaghetti . . . played golf for three years . . . wants to join the Navy . . . a wonderful per- son to know . . . smooth on the dance Hoor . . . an engaging personality, Ernest Jackson i'0tisU One of our hilltoppers . . . spends time at Brightineyefs Station . , . ask him about those reading sessions in woodwork . . . proud of his stamp collection . . , great sportsman . . . follows the football team as their manager . . . really a nice guy to know. One of our sportsmen . . . enjoys hunting, fishing, boating, and swim- ming . . . will the naxy or the girl on Sixth Avenue get our Jim? , . . intra- mural hasketball four years . . . pals with "Beale, . . . the strong silent type who is liked hy everyone. Louise Iseman "Louise" A quiet, friendly, dark-haired lass . . . insists that she has ha knack for getting into trouble , . . favorite sub- ject is typing . . . is looking forward to graduation day . . . pet expression -"You know itv . , . "Cold, Cold Hearth is her favorite S0l1g. Paul Jackson uChip" One of the hilltoppers . . . wants everyone to think hels bashful , . . en- joys playing football . . . played a year on the I. V. and 2 years on the varsity , . . favorite subject is mechanical drawing . . . hobby-hunting . . . says his favorite time of the day is the noon hour . . . a member of the DeMolay. Marlene Heinrich "Maura" The girl with the long black hair and pleasing personality , . . is our high strutting head majorette . , . chorus and orchestra 2, 3, 4 . . . con- tinually making decisions . . . snappy dresser . . . senior play . . . ambition is to be an elite dress designer . L . livens up dull classes , . . loves that be-bop. Edward R, Hobaugh "Hoby" A popular boy . . . good looking, too . . . likes to hunt . . , our most athletic . . . has no special heart interest . . . "Got your homework doneiw . , . ap- pears to have a bright .future in base- ball . . . varsity and jr. varsity basket- ball and football . . . Boys' Chorus and Mixed Chorus. Shirley Iseman "Chuetz" Quiet, but oh so energetic . . . enjoys square dancing . . . I wonder why? . . . favorite subject-bookkecly ing . . . what would Miss De Hout do without her? . . , member of the I. C. C. and Spanish Clubs . . . business staff of Trireme . . , Girls, Chorus 2, 3, 4 . . , Mixed Chorus 3. Thomas J. Jansen "T0m,' "Our joker' . . . has kept his class in stitches for the past 4 years . . . greets you with K'Peasantv , . . Miss De lloutis left hand man . . . Business Presid 1 , f "Howie, in the senior play . a I who gets things done. lie Trireme . . . I. C, C. Marlene Delores james V E j James Louise Shirley Ernest . aul Thomas C i Gerald Gail Robert Mary A. Gerald L. Kamer "Teko', Played four years on the gridiron for the "Purple and Goldi' . . , fa- vorite phrase: "Not bad!" . . . his hob- by is fishing fever catch anything, Teko?D . . . another television fiend . . , has a nice personality and a good sense of humor . . . doesnit like girls fmueh! !! Harold I. Kirscht Slack" Jack is a veteran with four years in the Naval Air Corps . , . came back this year to graduate with us . . , trained at Bainbridge, Maryland and jacksonville, Florida . . . served in the South PaciHe. Mary Ann Kunst i'lNlaryann" 'Talented sax player 'ineverv on time for band practice , . . expresses her disbelief with i'No kiddingn . . . one of the select few to attend district band . . . many a time can be seen with juliann . . . loves Spanish . . . a friendly girl with a smile to mateh. William L. Liberto "'I'ub', Smooth on the dance floor . . . greets us with i'Cive me your home- work" , . . co-captain of football team . . , drives the Studebaker with 'ijiniv . . . keeps "Yanki' well informed about Ford City . . A varsity football 3 and 4 . . . manager of our basketball team. Harry Harry Gail Kentfielcl aSno0ks', Loads of fun and always bubbling over , . . hopes to learn to drive a car safely , . . will have a career in busi- ness as she is majoring in commercial subjects . . . favorite comment-"You know it, kidf, . . . enjoys riding in a green Studebaker, Carolyn Kolek "Blondie', Our i'Coldilocks,, of the senior class . . . voted our most athletic girl . . . participated in all intramurals . . . ambition is to join the Waves , . . member of the Gregg Club . . . girls, chorus 2, 3, 4 . . . never seen without Eileen , . . speed demon on the type- writer . . . neat dresser. Harry Lessire 'iBrother" Possesses a longing to travel to Canada . , . owns an enviable crop of hair . , . quiet speaker-makes you feel at ease . . . hobby-sports . . . enthusiastic about hunting and Hshing . . . math is his favorite subject , . . quiet, until you get him started! Harold Caroline Shirley William Harry J. King ujuniorn Quiet lad from Ford Cliii' . . . cruises around with Baggy in the Ford . . . plays basketball for Ford Cliff . . . likes to hunt . , . favorite expres- sion-Qh, Baby!! . . . has a keen sense of humor , . . mischievous eyes that sparkle when he laughs. Robert Kovalovsky "Bumps" Always seen in a green 'iCl1evyD . . , thinks the "Seabeesv are tops . , . pals with Sub and Dick . . . woodwork is what he enjoys most at school . . . loves the "lazy,' days . , . intramurals 4 years . . . pet phrase, i'You wanna bet?v , . . races the bell at 8:2915 Shirley Lettrieh "Shirl" A pretty lass with a smile for every- one , . . her only hobby-tall men!! Triremre staff , . . Tri-Hi-Y . . . girls, chorus 2, 3, 4 . . . looks serious but who can tell whatis behind those pret- ty eyesi' . . . forever saying 'iYou know? . . . her great ambition-to make use of her home economics course . . , always seen with "Lil." IT! S A : we 5.1. 2 , V! are .4 : ,Jie-.-, 1 S. 5-. 4 ig .1 ,Neg 32 Richard Vivian Richard Eileen Richard Livengood "Dick' One of our tall rangy lads who is very nice to know . . . participated in J. V, sports , . . interested in wood- craft . . , goes Nwolfingi' with "Iunior'i , . . favorite subjectenwomenv . . . player-manager of the famous Ford Cliff I-loopsters. lklildred lhIilllS "Millie" One of our tall girls . . . swell to know . . . a commercial student who hopes to take shorthand for some handsome man . . . active member on the business staff of the Trireme . . . member of the Gregg Club . . . two favorite pastimes are sleeping and eating. 1 Eileen NICK ln. LT, A who --'lm ilfa nice neat package . . , A-lo, 's tri talk-especially with Carolyn J. . .-,has a cute giggle and a bluslrtolgo with it , . . ajnbition is to Robert Mildred Sandra Janet Wayne Helen Vivian Marshall "Viv" Robert Martin "Slash', A future Florence Nightingale . . . often tells us to "Quit putsin' around" . . . a good seamstress , . . spends her time reading, boating, going to mov- ies, doing art work, and swimming ther favorite diversionl . . . editor of art staff of Trireme . . . Girls, Chorus 2, 3, 4 . , . has a good sense of humor and a ready smile. Sandra McCarthy i'S0ol" Proud of her driveris license . . . pet expression, "You want to betty, . . . attractive . . . princess of junior- senior prom . . . mention the Air Force and watch those dark eyes sparkle . , . neat dresser . . , usually seen at the "Hollow with "Mere, and 'iSpud." Janet Mechling "Janet" Our yearbookis efficient associate editor . . . her Warm smile and pleas- ing personality will help her in her aspiration to become a good secretary s X Denitfr .!g.Clilill5?yFcTl1CI'E?,S been . . . Conu-rt Chloir anfdlGirls' Fhorus it -li 1 ' ' '.,'.f ever fights with . . . Cregg Cu . . . ras a iost of viiierisiisgiirlnjii . faithful Gregg Club friends . . , voted our most likely to mijnbcr, tl x succeed. 'N i m Fi ' ' Y.-'-A if 9 R W: pf is gg i-t AQ -c ,- 33 Considers Sixth Avenue tops . . ambition is to find a rich widow . . . "The Shack Buildernl . . . lives only for P.O.D. class . . . end on varsity football team . , . "XVho let her in?" . . . another of our baseball pitchers . . Concert Choir in senior year. Richard T. McGuire "Smoke,' Our most attractive boy who has a pleasant smile for everyone , . . wants to meet up with Ed Sehnell in the Navy . . . "I give upv . . . admires girls from afar . . , sophomore and junior class president . , . treasurer of Student Council . . . president of Or- chestra . . . football 3, 4 . . . the best to be found. Wayne Miller 'iVVaynev A nice-looking chap . . . interested in anything connected with radio or photography . . . our student Trireme photographer . . . a hard, conscien- tious worker and a big help in any- thing he attempts . . . plans to take up photography as a profession. Helen Milliron "Helen" A very attractive girl with a spark- ling smile and a peaches and cream complexion . . . came to us from Punxsy in her junior year . . . active member of Tumbling Club . . . loves watching T. V .... very nice to know. v-1 l -4 'v l Patricia Suzanne Eugene Shirley Beverly Juliann Lillian Vivian Elmer Garnet Patricia Moore UPat', Suianne Myers "Suzie" Eugene Omasta "Squeek" One of our smiling faces at the "Suzie, hopes to be a social studies Has mischievous brown eyes and Eord City Pharmacy . . . hobby, eat- teacher , . . will study at Grove City a friendly smile for everyone . , . he's mg . , , always in a jolly mood . . . or Indiana . . . enjoys playing the lots of fun and a good friend to have looks forward to weekends . . . pet expression, "Honest to Johnv . . . Girls, Chorus 2, 3, 4 , . . Girls, En- semble 2, 3 . . . Concert Choir 2, 3, 4 . . . pals with janet. Shirley Parisi "Shirley" Plans to enter business school . . . her smile and friendliness make her our most popular , . . enjoys her study halls . . , favorite pastime "Banjo', . . . "Clara" in the senior play . . . has pretty dark hair . . . historian for the Gregg Club . . . on Trireme Staff. Lillian Payo "Lil" One of our cute, high stepping ma- jorettes , . . future Secretary to some lucky man . . . make-up artist for senior play . . . Girls' Chorus 2, 3, 4 . . . Tri-Hi-Y . . . Trireme staff . . . vice-president of Baton Club . , . loves to idance . . . constantly seen with Shirley . . . nice to know. ln-g. piano or -driving the car . . . has been very active-L. H, V. elub-vice- president, Triremc Staff, Concert Choir, and Ensemble 3, 4 . . , "ln Old Vienna" and Spring Concert . . . her sweet and winning ways have endeared her to us. Beverly I. Paup "Bev,' A pert, blond haired, blue-eyed lass , . , has frequent heart troubles! . , . quite loquaeious and very friendly . . . Tri-Hi-Y . . . typist on Glassip Staff . . . Girls, Chorus and Concert Choir . . . hobby is dancing and read- ing . , . earned two volley ball letters , . , favorite phrase "Is that so?', Vivian Ann Pendleton "Vivian" Aspires to be some millionaire's sec- retary . . . favorite subject is typing . . . spends hcr time dancing and arguing with boys of Teenagers, Club . . , Tri-Hi-Y and Girls, Chorus mem- ber . , . an -8:29 special who has an interest in Jeanette . . . wonder why? Q bf X ?l lf. 'v'51?uEIl y j I .51 'Qld fx X 5 u 'I ,VM X qbtiihh T5 r"' . , 1 't . .4 s - -. Y. - fD,,,.,-s- F,- - ,., M . - EVM ,f .. 2 fMi5fi :f3 34 . . . his favorite pastimes are playing the accordion and watching television . . . also plays the harmonica well , . , a good math student . . . especially likes mechanical drawing. Juliann Pavlik "Julie" The blonde with the terrific smile . . . ambition is to be a housewife . . . Chorus 3 . . . one of our energetic cheerleaders . . . enjoys writing to Nick . , . favorite expression "I donlt know" . . . participated in girls, intra- nmrals . . . really knows her gymnas- tics . . . Trireme Staff . . . I. C. C. Elmer Piper "Elmer" A Navy veteran who was with us last year and part of this year . . . is now employed at the Eljer Co .,.. Thinks "Andy Ann," his little girl, is tops! Garnet Pore "Gussie" Has been chosen our 'Kmost likely to succeed" . . . spirited, sweet, neat, and petite . . . the "Acev is the only card in her deck . . . dynamic as Susan in the senior play . . . active president of the Gregg Club . . . advertising and editorial staff of Trireme . . . works hard at anything she does, x tg x i l Helen Priester "Peanuts" Trim little cheerleader Who loves talking and Kittanning boys . . . mcm- ber of the Gregg Club . . . hopes to do oflice work at the Riverside Aca- demy . . . Concert Choir and Trireme staff . . . never seen without her better half, Sallie . . . always has a friendly word for everyone. Alphonse Radic 'kBuns,' A true friend to everyone , . . a great outdoor man with his hunting and fishing . . . wants to work in the P. P. G .... Ula s an s ort in his U i Y y spare time . . . I. V. football 1 year . 2. , . , will make a line man around the housef' Beverly Rupert "Bev" A cute strawberry-blonde . . . loves to talk . , . hails from Rosston . . . pals with Shirley and Louise . . . am- bition is to become a secretary . . . enjoys writing letters , . . member of Gregg Club . . . business staff of Tri- reme . . . has frequent man trouble. Kathryn L. Sanko "Kathy', A very neat dresser . . . plans to major in nursing education in college , . . cruises around in a big Buick . . . vice-president ofthe Spanish Club . , . likes to have parties . . . always with Anne, Pat, and Dorie . . . Junior and - f . i -xx e 1' 0 egnnei f - . Bak!! I, A, N '57 1'-"rv-r -rr at 'T C39 if-R ------- g a',,":- .. lg ,,x,,F,gdx Kenneth C. Ritchey "Breed" Doris Robinson 'KDoris" The uHot Rodi' of the Lower Enid . . . loves hunting 'Mohrv than any- thing elsc . . . a pioneer of WACB . . . sports-minded boy-football 3, 4 . , . basketball 3 , . . baseball 8, 4 . . . played for the champion "Lower Endv team. Ethel jane Rupert "Ett" Friendly and talkative . . . plans to be a housewife . . . brought the house down as "VidaU in the junior play . . . spends her spare time working for Pechanis Bakery , . . constantly writ- ing letters to Ron . , . always seen with pals from Ford Cliff . . . member of the Gregg Club. George Schaeffer "George" Rides the bus from Brick Church . . . one of our shy boys . . . plans to be a farmer . . . general course . , . favorite subjects are mechanical draw- ing and woodshop . . . a mighty hunter and trapper . . . likes to play baseball Pleasant and nice to know . . . came to us our sophomore year . . . a native of YVest Virginia . . . took a general course . . . her pet phrase, "For Pete's sakcv . . . horseback rid- ing is hcr favorite pastime , . . a short, sweet, and neat gal. Janice Lee Rupert Hjann GoalYDuke Universit course- v . I , . lXllI'S1I1g . . . a very musical lass, sings alto in Girls' Ensemble . . . County and District Chorus . . . loves her Spanish class , . . home room chair- man . . . Glass-Ip reporter . . . spends her spare time traveling, dancing, eat- ing and sleeping . . . pals with Millie and Becky. Lenore Schafer "Lenore', Her characterization of 'fgrandmav in the junior play was tops . . . active in girls and mixed choruses . . . played intramural volleyball . . . ambition is to be a piano teacher . . . always say- ing "La-de-dav . . . enjoys bookkeep- Senior plays . . . Chorus 2, 3, 4 . . , and football . . . interested in stock ing . . . witty and wacky. Orchestra 2, 3, 4. car races . , . pet expression-"IIookf' Helen Alphonse Kenneth Doris Beverly Ethel J. Janice Kathryn George Lenore s 1, W N 1B""lii A D . aff' ll. uvlv .. ,U . - . r : , , .- - -- -N it -' 2 --se c X- - -1 , ' ,g - i21'Wfi James Shiring "Oboe" An outstanding musician Whose specialty is the oboe . . . ambition-to find a way to live without eating and working . . . favorite subject is hunt- ing , . . known by "That,s immaterialv . . . Band and Orchestra 1, 2, 3, 4 , . . Hungry 5 . . . Kittanningis loss, our gain . . . voted our most talented. Shirley Smathers "Shirl" One of our quiet gals , . , very nice when you get to know her . . . pet expression i'Holy Cowi' . . . wants to be a clerk . . . collects statues of horses . . . typing rates number one in her choice of subjects . . , spends her leisure time listening to the radio . . . pals with Doris. A tfstivyn A real outdoor man . . . his greatest ambition is to get twenty rabbits . , . woodwork is his favorite subject . . enjoys raising dogs and horses . , . "Dont much carcv is his saying . . . his favorite pastime is hunting and YValter Stivenson I. eVl,!,,,? . rddirmj a Kfi!-4"Y. , f D-Z,j'-14-IJQ ffd' H Rennay Simmons "Ren" Plans to join the Navy . . . spends leisure time sleeping . . . employed by the Ford City News . . . thinks Sandra is "It,' . , . jack in the senior play , . . enjoys Miss VVard,s English classes . . . seen driving brotheris car . . . just loves P. O. D. Helen Spachtholz i'Helen" She's an expert in the culinary arts . . . neat and attractive and a friend worth having . . . spends her sparc time driving her father,s car with Shirley . . . always pops up with that, "Gee VVhiZH . , . a commercial stu- dent. Dorothy Tomaswick HDollie" A very cute blond, always friendly . . . loves chemistry . . , potential nurse . . . business stall of Trireine . . , vice-president of J. C. C. . . , pals with Phyllis . . . treasurer of senior class . . . played June in oper- etta . . . has a lovely soprano voice . . . Mixed Chorus and Girls, Chorus 5 2, 3, 4 . . , County Chorus. Thomas L. Schrecengost "Auk" A merry soul with a mischievous twinkle in his eyes , . . loves to disc jockey and runs the noon dances . . . our most popular . . . vice-president of Student Council . . . Band and Or- chestra, student director . . . trom- bonist in Brass Ensemble and the fa- mous llungry Five , . . junior play . . . his court talent has helped bring us basketball fame. Doris jean South "Dee" Pretends she,s shy . . . has flaming red hair , . . a future woman in white, friendly to all . , . favorite pastimes are reading, writing and, listening to the radio . . . L. H. V. Club in her Junior year . . . Spanish Club 3, 4 . . . often exclaims, 'cOh, brotherf' Sam Spencer "Atlas', Wlants to become a busines:-:man . . , active in intramural basketball . . . often seen with Bob . . . band mem- ber . . . enjoys camping out . . . a real joker . . , likes to watch television in his spare time . . . a regular guy who gets along with everyone. Mary Valasek ultlimii' One of our small set . . . never with- out hcr better half, Norma . . . fre- quent visitor to the c'DellH . . . her weakness is blond boys . . . can't seem to get caught up with her letter writ- ing . . . J. C. C .... Girls, Ensemble 3, 4 . , . Chorus 2, 3, 4 . . . Triremc Staff. N-f Thomas Q 1 James Rennay Doris Shirley Helen Samuel XValter Dorothy Mary .1 it ji. I Elsie Barbara Richard Albert john Elsie Vargo "Elsie" Voted our 'iniost attractivei' . . . was class secretary in junior and senior year . . , has a smile for everyone . .. just loves all sports Gregg Club secretary . , . Trireine Stafl' . . . pals with Shirley and Dot one of the Cadogan gang, Helen Volek "Helen,' An energetic and dependable lassie .. her ambition is to learn to drive . . . keeps her pretty hair well-groomed participated in all girls' intra- murals she and Irene are confi- dantes . . . keeps score for Andyis Market. i K 1 X4 X . fiym vsfam K 'jack' ' His fond hope is to be a iine jeweler . Nirplans to study the art of watch- pairingf jtnd jewelry 'at Bradley, Hil1QiS :fi very N bible on the dance floori fl. consta ly having a good Eine . . . varsitybasketball 3 . , . Mixed horus 3 .. . can play any sport well . i'How about thatiw is his person- ally designed phrase. Barbara Wintgens "Barbie', An attractive girl with personality member of the Gregg Club hopes to attend Butler Business Col- lege keeps her love a dark secret . . , ulrenen in junior play . . . has the skin you love to touch . . . chums with Pat and Shirl likes to dance and read. Beverly Barbara Visnnvsky i'Barby" A future "woman in white" . .. her favorite subject-biology a very talkative lass Oh! that giggle! 'iDo you know whatihappened?,' . . . played cello in Orchestra 2, 3, 4 member of L. H. V, Club Penn Historian active in girls, intra- niurals . . . proud of the letter earned in volle 'ball her sophomo e year. C, v ...JAH-' A if l" l 1 1 ' I ' - 0 6 Lee Ann Vulgan 1 ' - 7'Le6 A cute lassie who gives all signals at the beginning of cheers . . . smooth on the dance floor Girls' Chorus 2, 3, 4 plans to become a nurse . . . is classified as one of the F. O. G, lives two jumps and a leap from school. A J ' 1 Beverly Walker "Bev" Our cute, auburn-haired business manager of the Trireme .. . very act- ive in all school activities . . . Orches- tra and Band 6 years Chorus 2, 3, 4 vice-president of orchestra attended District Band, County Helen Lee Ann John Barbara Richard L, Vojna "Ner0,' Big ambition?-P. P. G. prospect one of our good looking lads played four years intramural basket- ball has talent for drawing favorite expression "Lots-o-timen likes to pleasure cruise with? . .. spends leisure time fishing and hunt- ing. Albert Wagner i'Chieken" A nice kid toxknow enjoys a-ll sports I, V. football 2 ,..kvarsity 3, 4 . . . J. V. basketball 1 . . . favorite pastime "Mary Annv . . . likes to walk . . . favorite saying "So XVhat', . . . plans to join the Navy. John Waugaman "Iuts" McGrann's contribution to Ford City has looks, intelligence, and personality . . . a future newsman .. . member of Glass-lp staff in junior year assistant editor in Senior year voted i'Most likely to suc- Band, and County Chorus ambi- veedv -- - likes l?l1ySiCS . .. invaluable tion-bookkeeping loves music to TfifCmU SMH- , and 'iBob',-bing around. , I N f G. ' Ns 4 1' 17'-1 0' l x lmtx 5 YAY 'agp 4 A , ,jll r A -,, N on If-G-: is :Tv -- --- - -' N gfaf-sig ,wg F jim 37 William Stephen Iohn Raymond William Wray Ir. Willie A Future pilot pet phrase "Be good" . . . spends his spare time with Pat a food fiend! pals with Carl, Rod, Tom and Bill . .. favorite subject is typing . . . member of Spanish Club , . . on Trireme staff . . . stage crew for Junior play, "Ring Around Elizabethi' . ., often seen driving "52', Olds likes to dance. Stephen Zboran Sub One of the shorter set . . . is friendly to all took academic course physics is his favorite subject . . , seen with Bob a lot . . . favorite saying: uYa, ya, right awayf, l l John Yassem Hul A mechanic who really knows hif stuff notice that brown, wavj hair played guard on the intra mural basketball team . . . dead cente when it comes to pitching horse-shoe would be contented if woodworl were his only subject "Don't ge excited." Raymond Zelek Peanut Our most intellectual , . . president of the Student Council . . , is th Ben Hogan of F. C. H. S. . .. plan to major in engineering . . . "Greeting canit seem to get along withou eating basketball 2, 3, 4 gol 2, 3, 4 , . .a classmate to be proud c . . . outstanding in studies, leadership and athletics the "big centerv ci attraction. nniuemcary lowing jedlfiuaf To commemorate the fact that the fiftieth class was graduated from Ford City High School this year, a Spring Festival was held on May first in the high school gymnasium for the alumni, parents, and friends of the school. To open the program, Mary Kathryn Bower, a member of the graduating class, was crowned festival queen. Miss Bower, attended by Elsie Vargo, as senior attendant, Joyce Luchesa and Ann Novak, as junior attendants, Phyllis Liberto and Betty Ann Volek, as sophomore attendants, reigned over the proceedings of the evening. Following the coronation various depart- ments of the school entertained the queen and her court. Music was provided by a chorus of some one hundred thirty voices, the Ford City High School Band, the Brass Ensemble, and the Gridiron Four. Boys of the physical education department exhibited drills in calisthentics, tumbling, and marching, and a group of girls presented a novel drill with jumping ropes. To add color and gaity to the evening, a square dance and several vividly-costumed folk dances were performed, the latter being accompanied by the singing of the Mixed Chorus. After the program, the Student Council sponsored a dance for the participants, alumni, parents, and students. eniom Af ima gui. mme-an C1lIlL4 HCI 18 Lrmxn4c1 P10111 PIIHLLSS 1111114 lum the priucv, and Dick E 111 Studi-nt Coux1ui1 o11igers uri- I'1'2lC1f' for u niuctiug. 121 Tom and Cussiv urn- enjoying t11v 111111 ' ' 1 1331 Sai 111 ' ' ' ' " ' ' ' H , 100 mm 11 1 ' ' ' U k 011. Q41 F ur 111 our prc 5' C.1mr1stvrs 1111 c1rvsscc1 up 101' the-ir Opcu H1JllSC'11 pi-rforlmnm-e-. C51 licjm-1111111 Alma-, Kathy, Put, 134-tty, 211ll1 DL-1orvs smilv for X1'uync-, our p1mtogrup11v1'g they am- 11u11cm'L-viniiig. 161 Bow-1'1y, 13011, Doris, amd Hurry ure 1-ujoying C1u1n Svuior, prom night. 171 Huy Zn'11-k, stuclcut 1.-uuncil 1Jl'K'S1C1l'Il1, 1114-ws at one of our ilSSL'Il11J11t'S. 181 Carnvt uucl Dcmmtlxy arc darling out L-iclm-r ut 1110 witclwsv night frolic. 192 A stop at 1111- foulltuin is u "must" 111-twvvn classes fm' N1il1'1K'IlL', Shirley. Sillldlll, vt 111. 1101 Fuot1m11cr Jim is bving cm1su1vc1 115' Cassie uftvr t11c' Kittmming gamma C111 Im- gives tlw 1ma1r41s in 309 11 much- nw-c1m1 xmshing. 39 endow 8lf':50lfLOLAfl:Q5 AUM MOST PERSONALITY MOST LEADERSHIP MOST POPULAR MOST HUMOROUS MOST TALENTED BEST DANCERS 40 me . Qamify NIOST LIKELY TO SUCCEED MOST ATHLETIC MOST ATTRACTIVE MOST INTELLECTUAL 41 Ig-1 Most Personality Mary Kathryn Bower liusscll Brumlmaugli lklost Leadership Iauet Mecliling Iolm Englert Most Popular Sliirley Parisi Tom Sclireceugost Most Likely to Succeed Garnet Pore Iolin XVaugaman Most Athletic Carolvu Koleli Edward Holmaugli Most Humorous Pat Ferguson Tom lansen Most Talented Sallie Fair Iames Sliiring Best Dancers Lee Ann Vulgan Iolin XVain Most Attractive Elsie Vargo Richard NlcCuirc Most Intellectual Patricia Fichtliorn Ravmoncl Zclelc "Tryouts for the Junior play Will be held at four oiclock todayf, This brought all stage- struck and energetic students on the run to try out for the sophisticated comedy, 'iBlithe Spiritfi The comedy, under the capable direction of Mrs. Brodhead, Was a tremendous success. Other projects which the junior class spon- sored Were the annual Football Dance which Was ,fgnolfder Mar Sl!! La .Jgdeacl At left are thc Junior Class officers: Herb- ert Stitt, treasurer, Joanne Toussaint, Secre- tary, Clen Thornburg, president, Stanley Cowetslci, vice-president. held after the Kittanning football game, and the sale of refreshments at the home basketball games and to the students who eat their lunches at School during noon hour. To conclude all their activities of a busy year, the juniors spon- sored, together with the seniors, the festive Junior-Senior prom, and made their annual trek to Kennywood. Back ROW: Joanne Smith, Betty Markby, Betty Tira, Phyllis VValker, Glen Thornburg, Clifford 1 Sanders, Stanley Cowetski, John Klimkowicz Third Row: Peggy Procious, Roberta Schaffer, Helen Cyphers, Betty Kijowski, Donald Hra- bovsky, Donald Simmons, Dean Cousins Second Row: Lois VVoodside, Barbara Hilcman, Marilen Bowser, Bob Stewart, Sandy Bryant, VVilliam Dilick First Row: Catherine Christ, Margaret Baillie, Alberta Johns, Jennie Lee Morgan, William Livengood, James VVoodside, VVilliam Fichthorn lfmiom Back Row: josopliiml Vinum sky. llelc-11 'iwil1ilIl0XiCll, Sylvia Pella. Aclvle Karl, Ianws liolmcwts. Frank Halas, Tlmmas A1'lIIStl'UllU'. Ernc-st jackson Third Row: Nlary Nllcn liuliiigs, Alklllllbslllitll, Shirlvy Cimm-r, Kathryn Ilarosliy. loc XVilL-wx, lolm Slagle-, CL-orgc Arnold, Cllcim Nvalc Scc0ndiR0w: Nlr. C1'cgrm1'x', Ruth Slivaslvv, Bcwnacln-ttc Bono, Joyce Lug-In-sa, Nam-y livervtl. Iolm Coldiligvr, Imihu Ewing, -luhii Manning First Rimwz Vivian Asavf Caihrvn Xivinz. llvlcu Catlrus, vlllC'f1l10illl4' Piitclivy, Eugenia Krifman, Alamvs Clark, Frank Sliailcr Back Row: Marv Aim Prazcliica, Eisic- Mail Tlmmlmm, Rlarlvuc lforvman, Esthvr Karl, Ray moud Miller XYilliam lllll'I'lQi"I', NVilliam Ficlitllorii, XYilliam Smith Third Row: Harrici Bowsvr, BL'1'llii'P Nlausfivld. Sally Irwin. Pat NVisvr. Shirlely Bailvy, liulx-ri xvillifllfil lm' liurm'a1l4 Second Roig: l31iuald C. VVall, Alice Hartman, Mary Clcchvala, Shirlvy Mohr, Gail Slim-rry, Richard licwiiyak. Paul Oiiclrusvk, David Claypuul First Row: Ilum- Cuimingliam, Bc-tty XVallx-rt, Marin- Ruston, jon- 'l'lN'Y0l1iIl. Ilvnry Slicwclui Cfharlc-s Ummclycar, Edward Bisli, Lvroy KL1llll1li'1'Cli6I1txl' k v 43 l vmiam Top Group, Back Row: Carolyn Sehreeengost, Doris McGuire, Harriet Gassel, Mary Ann Bartolovie, Frank Arnolcl, Allen XVeleh, Ancly Pytel, Marion Lysakowski Third Row: Rallaela Arco, Helen Kuhatko, Beverly Goehrau, Mary Ann Guthrie, Joseph Gregory, Rieharcl Gardner, Ally' ' Callahan, Gary Lingen- felter Second Row: Miss Steiner, Janet Hufhancl, Elizaheth Novak, Arlene Kane, Iohn Mysehisin, George Schull, Harry Kolakowski, Larry Hufhancl First Row: Martha Bemis, Marion Stiyason, Dorothy Ulisky, Ann Eakins, Iames Hileman, Donald Ercl- ley, Virgil Aites, Edwin Slagle Lower Group, Back Row: June Sehall, Ethel Guth- rie, Dorothy Churchill, Sally Dill, VVillia1n Mor- cla, Eugene Plazak, Dean Galanis Third Row: Rosemarie Kainas, Ann Novak, Esther Smulik, Charles Siteh, Carl Dry, Albert Lux, Harry Sehaeiler Second Row: Mrs. Fulton, Doris Marks, Norma Ganil, Betty Jane Ralko, Ioann-e Toussaint, Ronald Klingensmith, Gene Grantz, Henry Herhst First Row: Viola Hilty, Beverly YVhite, Bernice Kling- ensmith, June Baker, Bernarcl Valek, Iiinniy Byron, Paul Ilrolnadik, Tom Zanoli .Sin .745 ja enior Pictured at right are Sophomore class officers: Lorenzo Pendleton, secretary-treas- urcrg Bob Salanlciewicz, president, Stanley Schaffer, vice-president. Our Freshman year ended with a ubang,v as We attended our Freshman Prom and Com- mencement Exercises. A stupendous perform- ance of Joseph Carlsonis "Baths Goes Dramatic" was enacted at the Commencement Exercises. At the conclusion of our summer vacation, We returned to school as Sophomores. Wfith the co- operation of the students and our student ad- visers, Mrs. Aubrey, Mrs. Cogley, Mrs. Brodhead, Miss Strittmatter, Mr. McCoy, Mr. Thompson, and Mr. Muller, this year has been one of suc- cess and fun. W7ith the arrival of fall came the election of our class officers and home room chairmen. Our chief activity was the sponsoring of a "Teen-age Mid-term Ball,', which proved to be a great success. Our fruitful year as Sopho- mores was concluded by that long awaited trip to Kennywood. Top Group, Back Row: Beverly McCullough, Chcric Rupert, juliann Lcvcili, Delores King, Norma Cooper Second Row: Miss Strittinattcr, joan Morda, Shirley NVyant, Ccraldinc Tcinsik, Gcorgiann Earliey, Margaret Smith First Row: Patricia Paup, Roberta Blondeaux, Lois llcaslcy, Irene Zion, Joan Cainor .SDP 0VlfL0l"85 Top Group, Back Row: Dolores Cowan, Dorotliy NVynkoop, Sally Heilman, Mary Bloom, Rieliarcl Cralaiee, Iolin Kaliat, Robert Salankiewiez Third Row: Ruth Eclwarcls, Laura Valasek, Shirley King, Dolores Green, Gerald Kunst, -lolui Ollinger, Angelo Piersanti, james Davis Second Row: Mr. Muller, Betty Rununel, Io Ann Stitt, Xaney Myers, Bei erly ML-Kain, Ronald Tlioniaswiek, Robert Mohr, llenry VVoyton, Eugene Bieanovsky First Row: Veda Aites, Phyllis Lilnerto, Maclalena Beale, Louise Rupert, Dale Anderson, Tlioinas Sherry, Cloycl Fair Lower Group, Back How: Sliaron Evans, Dorothy Allenswortli, Anna Yassem, Betty Criszsnian. Iaines NVyant, Hyatt Hawk, Fred li2lllllllU1'dlUllC1' Third Row: Iean Mr-Kernan, Carol Green, Angelina Liperote, Betty llerlnst, Hubert Slnnnalier, Bill Fullerton. Louis Sanolna Second Row: Carolyn Sauolma, Ida Bowser, Sonja Myers, Robert Onolirey, james Cliarney, I-anies Monroe, Fred Booth , First Row: Mr, Tlioinpson, Luby Kotyk, Nancy Stump, Betty Ann Yolek, Vera lleliell. Ioe Vargo, Leroy Davis, Herbert Pierce 46 52,0 0lflfL0l"8:5 Top Group, Back Row: Gloria lfuir, Lorctlzl Novak, l3z11'lm1'u CI1'vgo1'y', JUQIYIIIL' Kunklv. lfdwzlrd Kijowski, Stunlc-x' SL'II21Hg4'l', luck Corbvtt, Alfrc-cl Lux Third Row: Ilulw Br-L-lf, Dvlorvs Nfillvr, Gwzxlclixu- Rich, Slmirlcy Sl1klH'C1', Nvlson Ge-igcr, Frank Puvlik, Altfred Myers ccond Row: lion-1'lx' Yommt, Iunicc Swz1rtzl41mln'r. Nom -lo llollnml, LllL'iI1ll1l Lix'1'11good, Hurry Pipvr, lflulllcvs Dltlff, Churlvs Bowvr Airst Row: Nlnrjoriv Xyllllgillllllll, Dorothy Dc-lame'y, Rose Nlurir- limvs-c1', Earl Sxm-ltzcr, Rola- ort Bukor, Richard llcilmun Lower Group, Back Row: Jllillllli' SVIIIIHIIIS, .-Xlbwtzl Bc'1'1'y, ,lam-t liigglc, NYi1liaun Snyder, jolm King, Lorcfnzu Pi'IlLUL'lllIl, Xyillilllll c1l'LlXX'fNU1'd Third RowA: c:llLll'lL'l1L' llorzm, Nlarimn Law, Sllirlvy Swusl, :XIilI'Il'll0 Skllkilll'k, B1'l'll1ll'Cl Lysalkow- skir Eclwarcl SL'hilIH12l.llSL'I4, XYillinm Nlyn-rs Second Row: Mrs. Aulmrvy, Iona Yount, .lunvl Crovr-, julia Nyff, Clilforcl Umm, XYilIi:un liakvr. CL-orgm' Prvako, EllQ'l'llC' llilmmlml First Row: Sllirlvy BI'OCiUllS, lillfll Klilligzm, Yivizm Fox, IIQUTQ' Cilvsou, YFIIIYIHLLN l54wwsv11 Cllvnn xvLll!jl1llIlk1Il 47 3,0 0WfL0lf'8:5 Top Group, Back Row: No1'11111 Fuller, Put lluliugs, Slll1'lL'y fllllllllllglllllll, Ricl1z11'd Boarts, Holucrt Booth, Cc-110 N2lIH'CCllC, VVilliz1111 H1lc111u11 Third Row: Shirley Dillard, Shirlcy A1111 Swcutt, N1111- cy Rodgers, Audrvy YV9Stwood, Mir-11111-1 xVllt'4'lG1', loc Pvtrovsky, lolm B1'yu11 Second Row: Mrs. Gogh-y, 1:11111 M11.1'ti11, llaxvl B1sl1, Pntgy Haven, Alvin Stcpp, Rolxrl Cll'ytZC'l'. NVil- liam Elwood, Larry SQ-l11'ccc11gost First How: Pzxulinc Bu1'i11k, -loycc Lcfcxm, Evvly11 Sl1iri11g, liosu Marin' Rliltx. K01111c-tl1 Kli11gc11- s111itl1, Dale 1l0l3llISOll, Ccorgo Mzlrkilinski Lower Group, Back Row: Maxine Mutuvu, Eleanor Rov11yuk. Betty llcaslrey, Edward Mcc'l1li11g, Lau'- ry Pctrovsky, XVK'HdL'll StiVuso11, M1-rlc Burger, Holvewt Ncutrvllc Second Row: Mary A1111 SZf'1llil1'1Slil, Mary 111110 VVl1itQ, Ilenri A1210 S1111tl1, Mary fxllll Pz1c11cl1, Ronald Ewing, Steplwn Kox'11cl1, Roy C1'21llK'll, Donald Scott First Row: luuut Kijowski, M2114ily11 Mizcrili, Carol Fulton, Melvin Miller, ffolm lI1'z1l1ox'sl4y, Nidmlas XVllSl7l1L'!'2ll:t, P10111-rt llllrclvtt u7l"95Al0fL8lfL Top Group, Buck Row: Elsa BLlL1XYlIl. Pilt1'lL'lil Cous- ins, vl211"ll'f Builr-y, Shelxui jc-1111 Birch, Izunvs Clev- vr. Edward BTlglIflHt'j'i'1', Philip Busch, Kenneth Bryant Third Row: Gloria Brocious, Fern Anthony, Lucllu Coulter. Eluinc C111'hc'rry, Kt'1lIl6xfll Blonclcziiix. Holwrt Brown, Izunvs Angvhr, pluck Coglvy Second Row: Nlr. Bzunn, 1-Xtlri1-11111' Bloiiclvuiix, Mary Alive- Anclra, NI111'gg11r1't Byvrs, .AIIIHI Hariri Butko. Lconzlrtl ffoolx, Kc-nnvtli BlltlC'l', Josvph Ciccoilcx ,losoph Capizzi First Row: NlklI'lI'llC Clurli, Cllllllllli' Berk, june Bow- scr. xvillllllll Butko, cil'lJ1'gA' Bowsm. john Augus- tinv. Clyclv CIl1-x'c:r, Ric-hurml Aitcs Lower Group, Back Row: Kathleen Fulton, Molly U1u'h1u'ino, lozumc- Frvrottc. lbitflllllkl Dzixivs. Donulcl Dmiclcrick, Rohm-rt Cyplivrs, f:l'1'LllCl Rok: jaunes Fic-hthorn Third Row: Shirley Cihsou, Beryl Crvcr, lfldith Dick- cy, Alice Crafton, xxillyllt' F1-11111-l. luck Felton, Lvonzircl Dvnaxrclo Sccoml Row: Bliss Iohnston, Bonnie Crossniun, Shm-il11 Dull, NI2lI'l0I1 Dinus. Nlllfilyll FH'g11so11, Put Ciklillllll Frc-cl Dvlp, Charles Colclingcr First Row: Cl1lI'II1i'll Fox, Carol Forcl, Etlicl llugox- slcy, LU1'C'ttLl Curinong, 'lil10Ill2lS Crossinzin. Alxin Coodxnun, liuynioncl Goldiugvr, Clvorgv D1'nz11'clo l?lf'8:5AlflfL8IfL Top Group, Back Row: Doris Kannnerdiener, Sally Kanier, Elva Hufhand, Zoe Ann Ilazlett, Joseph Herhst, Stanley Grafton, Howard Kline, Sherwood King Third Row: Annie Klingensmith, Helen Kijowski, Mary Hassa, Margo Hanner, Bernadine Halas, Iaines Heihnan, Rohert llenry, Paul Krukar, VVilford Iaekson Second Row: Miss Wfeaver, Barbara Hilenian, Delores Hornyak, Sue llepler, Barbara Kiene, Rohert Kudelka, David Martinez, Kenny Holizna, Benedict Hagofsky First Row: Margaret Hilliard, Ruth Hilty, Madelene Hulings, Donna -Iageman, John Law, Robert Laughner, john Hromadik, Robert jaworski, James Liherto Lower Group, Back Row: Betty Myers, Mary Ann Lahutka, Kathleen Lunz, Estella Mauthe, Sherwood Meades, Leo Oresiek, Kenneth Mechling, Fred McGuire Third Row: janet Miller, Rita Pendleton, Iean Peters, Marlene McGregor, john Plaeha, Louis Miehaux, Joe Nameche, Robert McAllister Second ROW: Mr. Buyers, Patricia Mansfield, Beverly Miller, Martha Krizinan, Joanne Kunst, Tom Risher, Iohn Minteer, Jack McCarthy, Kenneth Mayson First Row: Marlene Klirigensniith, Dawn Luehesa, Geraldine Kunst, Lillian Plazak, Ronald Miller, Gary Rosenberger, James Peehan, Raymond Petrus, David Neer SU P85 l'VL8l'L Top Group, Back Row: Shirley ltoudyhush, Dclores ltupcrt, Judith Rupert, Lois Scliacflicr, Bernard Rupp, Edward Slovensky, Raymond Stitt, NVilliain Rulliancr Third Row: Ianct Schiitgcns, Nancy Sheldon, Carol Ryan, Martha janc Rice, In-rolnc Tous- saint, Paul Szalankicwicz, Thornas Hl1llll7tll'52,'Cl', Rohm-rt Smith, Glenn Snyder Second Row: Miss Ekis, Anna Scniow, joannc Reich, Dorothy Ann Hecny, Janis Roherts, David Stuhcn, john Russo, Bernard Troutnlan, Willis Stitt, Fred Tregaskes First Row: Gloria Highi, Mary Ann Ruston, Mary Kathryn Re-tzcr, Gail Roscnhcrgcr, -Ioannv Siar, Maxine Schall, Daryl Stitt, Ray Stotlcr, Charles Sirwell Lower Group, Back Row: janet XVaine, Evelyn Zanetti, Marian Zermane, Elizabeth NYray, Earl XVolfe, Clair W'alters, jim WVright, vvillltllli Verschuren Third Row: Margaret YVright, Shirley Simmons, Paulette Tarnek, jean Todorofl, Ray Mllndell, Merle XVebster, Karl Yodushock, Robert Vanderkoll Second Row: Miss Schoeh, Patricia XVright, Janet Toy, Virginia. South, Janet Yount, Evelyn Stivenson, Edward YVhite, Melvin Mlalker, Kenneth YVray, Xvilliillll XValker First Row: Shirley Silvis, Bcrnadinc Slalmon, Anna Maric Vargo, Marie Slavicro, Patricia Zur, nvy. Paul Virosti-lc, john Zhoran. Holwrt XVoodsidc, August Zanoli 31 QQML Qu Q fi, U e , ik 1' 1 fn, 5-5: -11 1, ,,,, ...af- ---...4 ,-1- i ,.,',,,' Top Group, Back Row: Elsie Baum, Mary Burdette, Genevieve Cook, Janet Co- wan, Barbara Caldwell, Charles Brown, Morton Cooper, Homer Benton, David Chavaux Third Row: Carolyn Conl- ter, Geraldine Bowser, Ida Boney, Lois Anderson, Marlene Claypool, Thomas Bruner, Donald Berry, Ronald Burdette, James Cogley Second Row: Miss McCoy, Joan Brown, Barbara Bruin- baugh, Joyce Clever, Gail Corbett, Dan Berdelle, An- drew Bicanovsky, Craig, Bryan, Dale Coulter, Rich- ard Bryan First Row: Joyce Buhite, Joycemary Baars, Eleanor Bowser, Janet Bargerstock, Ronald Beck, Carl Cook, Gaylord Bowser, John Brandeburg. Alfred Booth, Melvin Anthony Third Row: Jean Fichthorn, Joan Dnnmire, Elaine Harkleroad, Eleanor Dun- mire, Jerome Feldman, Bill Emmonds, Jack Dowling, Emerson Crownover, Wil- liam Heilman Second Row: Doris Heffel- finger, Sandra Emmonds, Nancy Jean Henderson, Patty Graff, Allen Har- riger, Thomas Eakins, Cur- tis Heide, Joseph Dunmire First Row: hlrs. Tylinski, Esther Hcasley, Gloria Greene, Delores Crytzer, Joan Deemer, Earl Hens- ley, John Enchler, Michael Gallo, Sammy Ford Lower Group, Back Row: Constance Dinns, Ruby Jean Cearhart, Janet Guth- rie, Odessa Dillard, Mich- ael Gowetski, Leo Gladys, Samuel Hockenberry, Frank Harkleroad, Donald Han- sotte Top Group, Back Row: Irma H1-rlmst, Arlvns- King. ltuth Hill-man, Dora Hilliard, janws Littck, Thomas Lon- lwrgur, lorry Klinge-nsinith, ltolu-rt Knvll Third Row: Kayc- Ht-pler, Mildred Huston, Gladys Hot-ke-nlwrry, Mary llile- inan, Richard Livengood, Ianni-s Hopper, Eric Knnd- son, Pctvr Mt-Cniro Second Row: Miss Beckwith, Alicz- Hileman, Ruth Ist-- nian, Barham Hi-pler, Sven Hvnry, VVillian1 Kvndral, Xforlc Hutchison, Lvonard Hynick, joseph Lottric-h First Row: Indy Ingrain, Carolyn King, Ilvne jawor- ski, Ada Hilenlan, Donald Holland, Edward Mclea- son. Mliyne Klingensinith, Matthew Lazaroll Middle Group, Back ltow: Lucinda Klino, Joanne Pcltz, Donna McElfrc-sh, Rosa-mary Pe-pplvr, Antoin- cttc- Pacnch, jannfs Hoody- hnsh, Richard Say, Matt Pfcil. Larry Rnilancr Third Row: Flon-nec Markhy, D o ro th y Klingensxnith, Carol Schaffer, Marion Mil- ler, James Moon-, llvan Ptupcrt, Iainos Slioeinakcr, Russvll ltuglh Second Row: Mr. Caruso, Carole- Panp, Bvtty Ran- som, Elizabeth Kunkle, Mary Ellvn Morasco, Hoy.:- L-r St-lirccz-ngost, jvrris Itoh- inson, Catlin Morrison, XYil- liain He-arick First Row: Marvvl Milliron, Val Ivan Klingcnslnith, loan Landon, Lois Kling- cnsrnith, jon- Rico, Craig Host-nlmcrgv1'. Harold My- vrs. Sanford PL-tt-rs Bottom Group, Back Row: Elizahcth Yargo, Shirlvy NValtt-nhangh, Harriet Ut- lvy, Gail Sl'lll't'C9ttQUNl, Donald Thiry, Richard Smith, Frank Spachtholz, Rohcrt YVarc, Cary YYyant Third Row: Catlin-rine Tro- gasl-ws, Ruth YValkcr, Alic-0 Shotts, Iran Swartz, Rom-r XVoll'v, Dvan Smith. Hn-nry THm'roVicl, Glenn Toy Second Row: Miss Mi-laro, lanvt Stitt, Gay Snlail, Donna Shoop, XVillian1 Swvitzer, Gerald Stump, Edward Toy, XYaync Stn-- wart, Samui-l Toy First Row: Holman M'oodsidv, llelcn Smi-ltzvr, Lois Shavi- for, joseph Stewart, Vic-tor Zinnnvrman. Alhm-rt Zor- mani-, David Spvncvr. Di-an Yount, Josvph Szalankivw- it-Z Not Pictured: j. Zanvtti, YVL-lch, L. Smith, Y. Young 5' 'ga-gf iw if s r S, 53 8l!8lfLlfA QU, 8 Mlddla. Group, B uk Row Evilxn Finnell l111Lt Dun 111111 Ek-111111 1'c1111e11 P ll Dnkson 101111 1-llllflllt Hugh Guthue Third Row Ix1rc n Cum 111 D111111e DcLong Lum CfllNV110Vll XV1llLr Coon, W IX 11L C ntznr Innes DX Second Row Mnx F1111 H1 Dorls Dnls, BllllC L1l111 Clll1Il1l1g1l.ll11 R 75 L, 111 .1 r 5' F13 kosh Frank CHHIIIYIIY D1 vid Greer Cary Hurt- n1'1n First Row: Sharon Crusun Jane Dickson Put Doseh udy E111111i1151e1' XVZIYH6 C111111in0'l1111n Noe1En141n- uel Rohert Fullerton Pa ll Hill'llHHll Top Group, Back Row: De- lores Cogley, A1111 Czxtlos, Betty Burr, Eugene Burr,' Don Cook, Charles Bower Third Row: Deunne Butler, Marilyn Bowser, Lucille Burr, Robert Beatty. Homer :h1lL'I1SXVOI'tl1, Allen Bouris W Second Row: Mr. Black, janet Bowser, Neva Antler-1 son, hl21TI.I2l1'Cf Beere, P11111 Birch, Donald Boker, jaunes' Baker First Row: Roberta Buyers, Glenna Bonner, junice Mme Bonnet, Carolyn Caldwell, No1'1nz111 Boney, Charles Burgerstoek, Rohert Bailey, P11111 Baillie Loxser Group, Back Row: Shirley Leitch, Betty Cib- sou, Shirley King, Richard Kli11ge11sn1itl1, Michael Hua- tiow, YVi1lium Heilmun Third Row: Betty Good, Bur- lmrzi G2ll21IliS, Ruth Inge- 1 num, Iznnes Heli-ferich, 1 Ronald Klinge11sn1itl1, Al- 1 bert Iohnson Second Row: Miss Rhines, Eunyce Iohnson, Betty Fis- eus. C11z11111cey Klingen- smith. Richard Hutchison, Iosi-p11 Hnutiow, Thomas l1eiln1z1l'1 First Row: Genevieve Klim- kowiez, Marlene Liven- good, Phyllis Kijowski, Lunes Kerr, Richard Heil- 1111111, Rohert Ingram, James Iuekson ower Group, Back Ro np Group, Back Row: Mar- lene Perl, Gloria Xliller, Margie Marsh, liclna Me- Gnire, Samuel Knnkle, Harold Lluyd hird Row: Marilyn Mg-Kev. Beverly Myers, Sandra Mendes, joseph Kuvalovsky, Ks-illi Nlilelwll. Tlicmiam Lasher econd Row: Mrs. Shall, Bar- lxara Novak, Patricia Mil- ler, Frances Pefltz. Kenneth Bliielxell, Dellwrl lXleCnl- longli, Harold Mansfield, Edward Malo hrst Row: Paula In Painter, Lois Nea-r, juan Myers, Hielxarcl Myers, NYillian1 Nall, James Manning, Halv- erl Kornasiewiez, Charles Paup w Patricia Szul, C a r 0 l y Sfivason, Martha YViser Hubert Xlv1llfC11lHllll5ll'l, 'l'liir lvy Wlzllter, Rblwri Mvolvei ton, Darrell Stivasfm hird Row: Carol Zinn Carole Nlalker. Marian XValkPr, Dixie live Sin' janws Swartz, Ke-nnet i Vause, Daniel Swartz econd Row: Celia Tm Shirley Stitt, Carol Sli' Kenneth 'l'hornpsun, Martin Starr, llolvert Vidannil Imlnx Yvallwrf lrst Row: Mr. Slmkley Nomia XVcmlfe, Alice XYar1 i Donna NVyant, Hula-rt Sh-np, james XYaxngaln1 Delbert Snn-ltzr-r 8l!8lfLtA, QQ 8 zldle Group, Back Row: Martha Sehiilgens, Evelyn Selniltl, Yinla lhmsenlwrx.5er, Ks-nrwth Pure. Kenneth Sellae'fl'er, Donalcl Iiiggle, Cln-man Rosenlwrger Third Row: Mary lleitler, ,I 0 a n n e SL-hall, Nancy Selmeier, Carul Hmind, liieliarcl Pyh-l. Rielxard Selmlllianser, larnex Reitler cond Row: Mrs. Myers, Mary llosenln-rqer, Joyce Shaklvy, Mary lillen Samo- lm, Augustus Rnilianer, NYilliani Salsuiver. Harry llnperl, 'lllwinas Hosenller- get rst Row: Carol Ann Reitler, Carolyn Say, Ruth Sim- inuns, Oliver Pore, Ronald llifkets, Iznnes Slagle, Steve' Seniow he dy 61, iQ!" .!4l'L0tA8l' Clj Rev. Stcwart initiates Tag Day sale. C25 Loyal rc-frcsliinn-nt-svllcrs at KHS ganna Mclnbers of faculty at Freshman Prom. C41 Miss Dv Hout and Miss Strittmatvr having fun at Kcnnywoocl. C5l Happy faces tell you it,s luncli tiine. C6D Soplmnwrc spec-dw group clocutes. C77 Sliirlcy and Banjo-a familiar scene. Tom disc-jockeys for a noon-lwur dance. 56 , U -.mul Back Row: Spencer, Sbiring, Thompson, Callahan, Thornburg, Puvlik Fourth Row: VVoyton, Iflartmun, Grove, Cochran, Caldwell, Pytcl, WiITC', Schreccngost Third Row: Heinrich, Vvilllgillllllll, Ford, Kunst, Curberry, Hazen, Fuller, VVyant, Greer, Schiifgens, Wfulker Second Row: Miss Bc-vington, Reitlcr, Ennnoncls, Myers, Stivuson, Eukins, Schaffer, Mcleason, Myers, Gardner, Allison, Rosenbcrgcr Front Row: Fair, Pendleton, Novak, Asny, Stivuson, Bowser cc 77 l xgifrige up ffm axolofrone Qnarfef The Saxophone Quartet pictured at the left consisted of Bob Gibson, Mary Ann Kunst, Bill Bowser, and Iohn Slaglc. All members of the quartet except john are seniors. This group has played toga-ther since their sophomore year. 58 Back Bow: Rupp, Cyphers, Karl, Novak, Tira, Markby Fourth Row: Gibson, Kunst, Slagle, Bowser, Meacles, NVL-leh, Marks, Mcliflfresll, Payo Third Row: Ilileman, Krizinan, Hummel, Stitt, llnatioyv, Fennel, Eakins, Bower Second Row: Bowser, Piper, llopp-er, Shatter, Rislier, Dnnrnire, Bowser, Berdell, Ernlnonds, Brandebnrg, Painter Front Row: Kotyk, Szynianslii, Edwards, Mohr, llarosky, Procious The Ford City High School Band is one of the most active organizations in our school. Among its activities are playing for assemblies, pep rallies, and foot- ball games. The members put in long hours ot practice in order that they might provide interesting drills and maneuvers at the football games. The Ford City Band played host to District Band on the third, fourth, and fifth of April. Mr. VVilliam Hruby of the Cleveland Symphony Orchestra was guest conductor. A number of our band members attended County Band at Leechburg in March. The Band Boosters Club, which was newly organized in Iune, 1951, does an out- standing job in supporting the band. This club bought sweaters for the major- ettes and the members of the band who are seniors. VVhile Miss Bevington, director of instrumental music, was on a leave of absence because of illness, Mr. Kenneth Nordby, a senior at Indiana State Teachers College, took the baton. Band officers for the 1951-52 term are: president, Tom Schrecengost, vice-president, Clen Thornburg, secretary, Beverly Cochran, assistant secretary, Iames Shiring, treasurer, Mary Ann Kunst, assistant treasurer, Bill Bowser, librarians, Betty Larue Bummell, Andy Pytelg assistant librarians, Frank Shaffer, Henry VVoyton. 59 E s 2 1 5 E i Our Senior High Orchestra, under the cap able leadership of Miss Beyington has an impor tant role in the high school program. The orches- tra plays for many events, including assemblies school plays, the annual Christmas programs baccalaureate services, and commencement 7 n There are also the music festivals which a num- nngry we The popular 'tllungry Fivev specializes in hlittle German handy tunes. Members of the group are Al Callahan, Frank Shatter, Glen Thornburg, Toni Sehreeengost, and Jim Shiring. 704, a af ber of Ford City students usually attend. Those who attended district orchestra at Somerset this year were Sallie Fair, Sallie Irwin, and Al Callahan. Officers of this organization are: presi- dent, Dick McGuire, Vice-president, Beverly Vfalkerg secretary, jim Shiring, treasurer, Pat Bowser, librarians, Bay Miller, Glenn Thornberg. Bass Violin: Callahan, Violins: Beck, Davis, Irwin, Bowser, Pytel, Petrovsky, Myers, Heillnan, Fair, Bowser, Clarinets: Myers, Tira, Thompson, Hazen, Bernauer, Walker, Piano: Procious, French Horns: Karl, Novak, Flute: Eakins, Oboe: Shirin - Cello: Miller Foreman Heinrich Visnovskv, Sanko' Saxo honesz Kunst, Gibson Slaffle- Trombonesz , , . , , , ' W, 1 4 . H , D , Schreeengost, XVoyton, Baritone: Hartman, Comets: Shatter, Mefyuire, Kriznian, Hilemang Sousaphone: Thornberg, Per- cussion: Gardner, Allison, Piper, Meinz, Director: Miss Beyington. lf'6L:55 lfLf5Ql0fLAKQ Standing: Tom Schrccengost, Glen Thornburg, Dick McGuire Seated: Frank Slialsler, Esther Karl, Eugene Ilile- man, Tom Hisher A merry une H The Iunior High Orchestra, a group of ap- prentice musicians, is under the direction of Miss Lola Bevington, who has been the instrumental instructor for the past four years at Ford City High School. The seventh, eighth, and ninth grade students who make up the orchestra have Z E Q l . 5 1 Li their opportunity to perform at the junior high assemblies and also for the Ninth Grade Promo- tional Exercises. In addition to teaching the musicians the fundamentals of music, the orches- tra trains them for the years ahead in the senior high orchestra. Violins: Di-long, Sanoha, Buyers, Rearick, Reitler, Mendes, YV1'ay, Reitler, Rupp, South, Schiflgens, Bonnett, Kalner, YVeleh, Rupert, Ros-enherger, Novak, Bowser: Piano: Roscnhergerg Viola: Carbcrry, Fordg Flutes: Stivason, Myersg Accordion: Lunzg Clarinets: Sehiitgcns, Shaffer, Nieleason, Biarkhy, Baars, Greer: Cello: Liberto, XVrayg Saxophone: Mendes, Snyder, Angherg Trombone: Caldwell, Krizmang Cornet: Stitt, Risher, Branclelnlrg, Ennnonds, Fennell, Dunmireg Percussion: Hopper, Burdette, Young. Back Row: Bicanowsky, Elwood, Wilcox, Brumbaugh, Simmons, VVhccler, Harriger, Moda, Jansen, Arnold, XVain, Snyder, Galanis, Miller, Namcche, Boarts, Culleiton, Petrovsky, Callahan Third Row: Buriak, Irwin, Hulings, Procious, Kanias, Robinson, Bower, Allison, Pctrovsky, Booth, Pendleton, Bryant, Ollinger, Pavlik, Hawk, Green, Cochran, Bowser Second Row: Liberto, Holland, Nycz, Everett, Martin, Schaeffer, XVess, Lcfcik, Novak, Dill, Heinrich, Myers, Eakins, VVhit'e Front Row: Pricster, Paup, Campbell, Fair, Halas, Toniaswick, Hawk, YValker, Bower, Moore, Mcchling, Rupert, Hartman This year the Concert Choir, which consis- ted of sixty-seven select voices under the direc- tion of Mr. Thompson, had a very full agenda. Heading this list was the entertainment the group provided for 'fOpen Housev evening. Later on, the Kiwanis Club invited us to add a bit of gaiety to their Ladies, Night dinner. In December, we contributed to the atmosphere of the Christmas season when we raised our voices in the joyous Christmas songs. At our annual Christmas program, murals, painted by members of the art department under Mr. Mulleris direction, provided a background for "ThetChristmas Storyf, We also accepted an invitation to sing our repertory of Christmas songs on WACB. In May we had a successful concert which was presented both in Ford City and Kittanning. Mr. Irving Barnes was our guest soloist at the spring concert. VVe were also very much pleased to be invited to sing at Butler. cc 7 A 77 j ere A 14556 in ffm ir endow VLAQMAL Mary Valas-ek, Helen P r i e s t e r , D o r oth y Tholnaswick, Suzanne Myers, Anne Halas, Marilyn Beck, Mary A. Campbell, Mary K. Bower. Marlene lleinrich, Beverly NValker, Norma Hawk, .laniee Rupert. Pianist, Sallie Fair 46 7 77 ome Aera D-AQPQ 5 miie Our Girls, Chorus is composed of sophomore, junior. and senior songhirds who meet once a Week in the auditorium to sing together. The Christmas Candle- light Service, which is a traditional event with this group, was a very impressive part of the Christmas program. The Chorus also joins the Concert Choir in the annual operetta or spring concert. Klr. Xlartin Thompson. choral director of the sehool. is the director of this group. to 'ft it Qfsmlta. sq Back Row: Paup, Miller, Grady, Mansfield. McGuire, XVess, Cassel, Pella, Shaul, Schaeffer, Milligan, lleale, Smith McCullough, McKernon, Green Fourth Row: Kijowslci, Dunmire, Gregory, Zanetti, Hulings, Allensxvortli, lleihnan, Smith, Klingensmith, Edwards Smith, Harosky, Cyphers, Baker, Cowan, Heasley, King, Grove Third Row: Pacueh, Rodgers, Evans, Cramer, Kunkle, Sniolik, Kubatko, Churchill, Cochran, Dillard, Stitt, Swartzlander Livengood, Bowser, NVestwood, Visnovsky, Martin. Kotyk, Volek Second Row: Morda, Riggle, Fuller, liunnnel, Buriak, Cunningham, llerhst, Nycz, Earley, NVyant, XVl1ite, Novak Levcik, Liherto, Skukalek, Hulings, Bailey, Marks, Schaller, Dill, Symanski. Sanoba Front Row: Hagofsky, Paup, Stivason, Andrews, Beck, Campbell, Kainas, Proc-ions, Vnlgan, Henry, Moore, Hawk Bowser, Rupert, Beck, Nlilz, Ruston G3 Ninth Grade Chorus-Back Row: Liherto, Russo, Virostclx, Crossnmn, Blonflczuix, Nunukchv, Troutinun, Yocluschock Krukar, Rupp, Toussaint, Mcfluirv, Mendes, Pluchu, Szallnnkiewicz, Vcrschurcn, 1illSl'lll3'k'l'gE?li, Muyson, Miehuux Jackson, Martinez, Pctras Fourth Row: Wfhite, Rupert, Ferguson, Coulter, llulus, Ford, Kuininorcliencr, Todororl, SCllllCi'l'l'I', Rupert, Ryan Luhutka, Turnvk, S'ee-ldon, Kivnc, IHQCIHAII1, Cowley, Yount, Rosenlmargcr, Klingensinith, NVvhst1-1' Third Row: llcich, Vurgo, Byers, Schull, Clark, XVruy, Bron-ious, Ilagofsky, Davies, Birch, Schiflgcns, VVuine, XVright Hanner, Curbzuino, Zl'I'1Hlll1t', Sinnnons, Fulton, Roberts, I,ut-luvsu, Dull Second Row: Highi, Ruston, Silvis, Rowdyhllsll, Zurnvy, Mansfield. Plzlzuk, Buuwin, Myers. Pr-tors. Ciil1'llOl'1'y, Rvtzer Slaviero, Audra, Toy, Ililliurd, Hilty, Rice, Stivenson, Beck Front Row: Blondeuux, Lunz, Hallett, South, liulings ,jfrwe we zfwic L moiolnjzfw junior High Band-Back Row: Ennnonds, Dlll1llli1'E?, Jackson, lleiclv, Ilnatiow, Schrcoengost, Fvnncll, Lasher, Stitt, Aitcs, Bcrdcll, Hvihnnn, Brunclclnirg Third Row: Bowser, Siur, Kenner, Pert, Hutchison, Melt-uson, Buurs, Morrison, Snydvr, Kuudsen, Bowser Second Row: Stivuson, Bowser, Myvrs, NV21lliCI', xiCElliliGSll,SllllQ,'lU, Pzmintvr, Caldwell, Bonnet, Kunst, Greer, Grevr, SCl11lH:l'l', Blurkhy V Front Row: Miss Bevington, Puup, Byron, Buyvrs, Hoppor, BI'LUIllXlllglI, Burdcttc, Young, lxijowslii, Cunningham, Booth, Fullerton, Malo, llartinun, Bailey, llcihnan, Kornzlsicwicz, K1'iZIl121ll, llcflelfingvr, Caldwell, YVzu'e 64 l jk? Ld, . . . 8 l"0gl"85f5 Student Couneil oiiieers-Yvonne Ennnouds, see- retaryg Ray Zelek, prcsidcntg Dick ML-Cuire, treasurerg and Tom Sehrecengost, vicc-president-consult with Mr. Wall. Instituted in Ford City High School in the fall of 1950, the Student Council has become an organization respected and admired by all stu- dents. In fulfilling its purpose-to promote better relationships among students and between students and the faculty, and to encourage stu- dent activities-it has performed a real and recognized service among us. The functions of the Council have been many and Varied. Perhaps the most important project has been the setting up of an Award Sys- tem, wherein outstanding workers in all activities will be recognized and rewarded. Other projects have been the Christmas 6'Snow Ballf selling buttons for the Kiwanis nKids, Dayf sponsoring the noon time dances, and selling refreshments at the football games. Members of the Ford City body also attended the state convention held in Kittanning in October, The election of coun- cil officers stirs up much interest among the students and provides all of us with some valu- able knowledge as to election procedure. The two years of hard work and cooperation bv our representatives on Student Council have given us a thriving, well-organized group of which we eau well be proud. Back Row: Ed Meleasou, .lim Liberto, John Russo, Ioe Naineehe, Jim Angher, Frank Spaeholtz, Bill Snyder, Bob Salankiewiez, Aloe llornyak, Bill Elwood. Frank Pavlik, Don Seott, Herbert Stitt, Carl Eck. Mr. XVall Second Row: janiee Rupert, Ed llobaugh. Dorothy Bowser, Carnet Pore. Beverly Cochran, Joanne Touissaint, Dick N14-Cuire, Yvonne Ennnonds, Ray Zelek, Toni Sehreeengost, Charles Siteh, Clen Thornberg, John linglert, Ann Catlos. Marie Slavi-ero Front Row: Bob Fullerton, Ronald Ricketts, joe Vargo, joan Morda, Joyce Luchesa, Phyllis Liberto, Marilyn Bowser, Carolyn Stivason, Paula Jo Painter, Joan Landon, Ioyeeinary Baars. Barbara Calanis. Txvila Duninire Back Row: Dorothy Bowser, Shirley Crawford, Beverly Rupert, Celia Anthony, Carolyn Kol-ck, Barbara VVintgcns, Eileen McKa1n, Sally Haney, Shirley Bernaucr, Helen Priester, Ethel jane Rupert, Donna Grady, Norma Hawk, Shirley Parisi Second Row: Josephine Andrews, Idella Davis, Tom Jansen, Marilyn Beck, Elsie Vargo, Janet Mechling, Garnet Pore First Bow: Mary Ellen Hankey, Mary K. Bower, Lillian Payo, Dolores Hartman, Mildred Maus, Carrie Boney lla A The Gregg Secretarial Club, which has been in existence since 1933, has a membership of twenty-seven advanced shorthand students. The purpose of the organization is to aid its members in preparing for careers in business. Along with their regular course of training, the students get much worthwhile experience by doing clerical work for teachers and for school and community organizations. During the year prominent local businessmen gave helpful suggestions when they em .j6fL0w ow i1fLe55 Although this was the first year for the Junior Chamber of Commerce in Ford City High School this club has been quite active with its many projects. The most outstanding project for the year was the Christmas party for the Orphans of the Willia1'd Home at Indiana. Other events included a dance, a spring fashion show, and the C. C. Shop at Open House during American Education Week. Club meetings .Lffef . spoke at the bi-monthly meetings. A Christmas party and a Sock Dance under the supervision of Miss Margaret B. Shubert, faculty adviser, was held by the group. Plans for the future include a trip to Pittsburgh at the end of the term. Ofli- cers are Garnet Pore, president, Janet Mechling, vice-president, Elsie Vargo, recording secretary, Marilyn Beck, corresponding secretary, and Tom Iansen, treasurer. ja OW fgfwineaa proved quite worth-while with varied programs, speakers and demonstrations to promote interest in the business field. The purpose of the club is to familiarize students 'with modern business methods and to encourage a social spirit. Under the leadership of our sponsor, Miss De Hout, the club completed a successful year by taking a trip to places of interest in Pittsburgh. may xloerimenf G2 or "Your cow needs some black right there. Hand me some white. I want to paint another sheepf,-These are some of the remarks made by the Art Club members as they were painting the Christmas scene in the auditorium. In addi- tion to painting the scenery for the Christmas program, the Art Club has other accomplish- ments. One of these is painting murals on the walls of the Girls' Gym. Reorganized last year for senior high students interested in art, the club has been kept busy, too, making posters for vari- ous school activities. The club is under the di- rection of Mr. Donald Muller and its officers: VVilliam Cunningham, presidentg William Livengood, vice-presidentg Glen Thornburg, secretaryg and Edward Bish, treasurer. Art Club-Standing: Bill Cunningham, Glen Thornburg, joe Thevcnin, Mr. Muller, Pat Hulings, Marilyn Mizerik, Mary Jane VVhite, Nora jo Holland Seated: Edward Bish, Joanne Toussaint, Gail Davis, Bill Livengood Iunior Chamber of Commerce-Back ROW: Jack Gainor, Mary Valasck, Shirley Iseman, janet Smith, Dorothy Bowser, Beverly NValkcr, Miss Dc Hout, Elder Fennel Front Row: Juliann Paylik, Dollie Tomaswick, Tom Jansen . -V ,ww fits'-fs Latin Club-Back Row: Pat Hazen, Marlene Foreman, Sally Heilnlan, Eleanor Bovnyak, Mary Blooni, Alfred Myers, Eugene Bicanovsky, Sally VVess, Sallie Fair, Miss Steiner Second Row: La Rue Runnnel, Catherine Meinl, Beverly YVhite, June Baker Front Row: Delores Cre-en, Eugenia Krizman, Sally Bowser, Betty Novak, Marlene Skukulak Spanish Club-Back Row: Dean Calanis, Iohn Englert, Albert Callahan, lim Allison, Bill YVray, Andy Pytel, James Shiring, Oreste Falsctti Second Row: Miss Falsetti, Doris South, Gail Davis, Ann Eakins, Ianice Rupert, Delores Henry, Betty Bowser, Laura Valasek, Mary Ann Pacuch, Ann Marie Yassem Front Row: Mary Ann Kunst, Fred Booth, Bob Szalankiewiez, Charles Englert, Kathryn Sanko OC0 EL OC0 The Spanish Club was organized by Spanish students interested in improving their use of the Spanish language. VVith Miss Falsetti as adviser, the members Worked hard to make their organiza- tion a successful enterprise. One special attribute noticed, when one visits its meetings, is that everyone is friendly and happy. Like any good club, it has a constitution, officers were elected, e on efa formal rules of order are used at meetings, and entertainment is provided. Breaking the pinata at the Christmas party was fun! Elected to office were John Englert, president, Kathryn Sanko, vice-president, Janice Rupert, secretary, Delores Henry, treasurer, and Bill Wray, sergeant-ab arms. OZTJJU- Although organized only last year, the Latin Club has already won recognition for our school. The L. H. V. club attended the Latin week cele- bration at Buhl Planetarium where the members submitted various projects which they themselves made. All members of the club are Latin stu- dents who are beyond the first vear of study. jim? lfriue or Organized for the first time in Ford City High School in 1936 under the leadership of Miss Shumaker, and Mary L. Gregory, president, the Tri-Hi-Y has been an active service club in our school, During its years of existence, the club has sent C. A. B. E. packages to Europe, collected money for band uniforms, sent Thanksgiving baskets to needy families, and sold poppies for the American Legion. This year the Tri-Hi-Y sponsored movies for student assemblies, bought flowers to honor XV. YV. II dead, and presented Hman .A Latin l students are admitted after the first semester if they meet the requirements. The L. H. V. club is under the capable sponsorship of Miss Steiner. Officers are: president, Catherine Meinz, vice-president, Eugene Bicanovskyg and secretary-treasurer, Marlene Foreman. Eder jdingd devotional exercises over the P. A. system each Friday morning. Each year delegates are sent to the district meeting at Sewickley and the state convention at Harrisburg. Our big social affair was the mother and daughter banquet at the close of the school year. Ul'Hcers: president, I o s e p h i n e Andrews, vice-president, Ruth Sheasleyg secretary, Bernice Klingensmith, treas- urer, Shirley Bailey, and adviser, Miss Martha Mitchell. Tri-Hi-Y-Back Row: Chechvala, Swast, Stitt, Valasek, Bowser, Rodgers, Ex ans, Karl, Foreman, Ralko, Ritchey, Fair, Crawford, Green, Johns, Edwards, Allenswortli, Bailey, Bloom, Dillard Second Row: Klingensmith, Schall, XVoodside, XValbert, Hartman, Bailey, NVintgens, Paup, Hankey, Sheasley, Campbell, llaney, Andrews, Miss Mitchell Front Row: Liberto, Canil, Rich, Lettrich, Payo, Holland, Milligan, Ruston, Irwin, Smith, Sweatt Baton Club-Back Row: Yvonne Ernmonds, NlilflGHE'll0lI1i'lCl1, Miss Bevington, Lillian Payo, Mary K. Bower, Bita Pendleton, Ruth Edwards, Betty Ransom Second Row: Mary A. Szynianski, Vivian Asay, Irma llcrbfit, Sliirlry Mol1r, Ann Novak, Peggy Procious, Catherine Harosky, Gloria Fair, Marian Stivason Front Row: Paula I. Painter, Carole A. Beitler, Betty Bowser, Luby Kotyk, Joyomnary Baars, Caroline Coulter, julia Nycz, Phyllis Liberto Karan As September rolls around the corner, it is back to work again for the twirlers and high- steppers of the Ford City High School Band. To us, football season means long hours of prac- tice, learning new 1'OL1tlIl6S, and marchi11g with a smile on Olll' faces through sunshine or snow. However, these thoughts fade away when we remember our purpose-to march the "Purple LJ!! in IZM The Junior Penn Ford Historians, working u11der Miss McCoy,s guidance, have been delving i11to two subjects of keen interest to them-"The Indians of Armstrong Countyl' and "My Com- munityis Contribution to the VVar Between the Statesf, At one of their meetings, Cull Lewis, Armstrong County historian, spoke to them 011 their research topics. Since all work and no play .T LY, As izar My and Coldv on to victory, Upon reaching our senior year, we are awarded a gold sweater and our majorette letter, which we are proud to have earned. Our officers are Mary Kathryn Bower, president, Lillian Payo, vice-president, Betty Bowser, secretary, Shirley Mohr, assistant secre- tary, Luby Kotyk, treasurer, and Miss Bevington, our sponsor. 77 3 uomia . makes a junior historianis life, like Iackis, pretty dull, they have traveled to Indiana to see 'cThe Penns of Pennsylvaniav and have also had a dance and some parties. Officers of the organi- zation are: Janis Roberts, president, Sue Cowley, vice president, Kaye Cowley, secretary, Ianet Waiiie, treasurer, Carolyn Coulter, chaplain, James Hopper, sergeant-at-arins. ,QCA 8 Under the guiding hand of capable Miss Ekis, the Senior Penn Ford Historians achieved results, both in the field of creating interest in the study of the history of Pennsylvania, and also in stirring up good old fashioned enthusiasm in the students for our home state. We have fun, tool Not just a 'istiff boardf, the club has on diPferent occasions sponsored tea dances, a trip to Indiana to see Florence Huetis 'The Penns of anna? uomier Pemisylvaniav plus assemblies that not only entertain but also pertain to their purpose-such as Flag Day program and money displays. Oilfi- cers of the organization, correctly named The Pennsylvania Federation of lunior Historians, are lanet Grove, president, Sonja Myers, vice president, Ida Bowser, secretary, and Madalena Beale, treasurer. Senior Penn Ford Historians-Standing: Shirley Brocious, janet Grove, Mary Jane XVhite, Ruby Beck, Marilyn Mizerik, Madalena Reale, Sally Bowser, Nancy Stump, Joanne Seated: Audrey YVestWood, Barbara Cregory, Pat Hazen, Sh Ekis Cainor aron Evans, Irene Zion, Sally lleilnian, Mary Bloom, Miss Junior Penn Ford Historians-Standing: James Liberto, Victor Zimmerman, Indy Young, Sally Kanier, James Hopper, Glen Snyder, Carol Ryan, Janet VVaine, Betty XVray, Kenneth VVray, Alfred Booth, Sue Hepler, Margaret Byers, Miss Mt-Coy Seated: Janis Roberts, Joycelnary Baars, Kaye Hepler, Carolyn Coulter, Eleanor Bowser, Ioan Landon, Carol Shaffer, Dann Luehesa, Nancy Henderson jdey .xglffaine Membership in the National Honor Society is a coveted honor. The members are carefully chosen from the upper fourth of a graduating class, and they represent no more than 15022 of the class. This year members were elected from the senior class at the end of the first semester, with a few seniors and some juniors chosen at the end of the second semester. The societyis ideals are as follows: to create an enthusiasm for scholarship, to promote worth- while leadership, to encourage the development of character in the pupils of Ford City High jrey L04 Dorf Ar 5 T Rain or shine, sleet or snow-the sophomore boys who were organized as Patrol Boys in the fall of 1951 are always on the job. At noon and afternoon dismiss- als they are at their posts to assist the grade school children at the crossings. Our safety record proves that they have done their job well. Pictured at left are Mr. Miller, their sponsor, Nelson Geiger, James Monroe, Alfred Lux, George Presko, Eugene Bicanovsky, George Markilinski, Eu- gene Hileman, Herbert Pierce, Tom Bowser, Jack Hrabovsky. Not pictured are Robert Booth and Rich- ard Boarts. GAOVLOPJ School, and to render service to the school. Any student who is recognized for the attainment of these ideals can well be proud of himself. The following students were elected to mem- bership at the end of the Hrst semester: Josephine Andrews, Mary Kathryn Bower, Gail Davis, Yvonne Emmonds, John Englert, Oreste F alsetti, Patricia F ichthorn, Richard McGuire, Janet Mechling, Suzanne Myers, Juliann Pavlik, Garnet Pore, Janice Rupert, Beverly Walker, John VVaugaman, and Raymond Zelek. 72 H ome, OQLL MS Emir The library with its attractive new furnish- ings is probably the most frequented room in the school. On its shelves may be found the latest in current fiction in addition to its store of refer- ence hooks and non-fiction Works. The many students who enjoy lighter reading find pleasure in its magazine rack, Where many periodicals are to be found. Students find that the Library Assistants, trained by Miss Mitchell, are very helpful. This group of girls perform many services as they become acquainted with the "behind the scenes" working of a library. As they assist students in finding books, keep the card catalogue in good order, help in checking out books, see that the books are replaced on the shelves, the forty-eight girls who are library assistants are really acting as junior librarians, With their colorful bulletin board displays, the girls keep interesting book selections before our eyes. Under Miss Mitchell's guidance, the girls are finding new vistas opening to them in the world of books as they perform their services to the rest of the student body. Back Row: Dorothy Recny, Dorothy Klingenslnith, Marion Stivason, Lois Klingensmith, Doris Jean Heffeliinger, Norma Fuller, Kaye Hepler, Patty Dosch, Shirley Cramer, Joanne Kunkle, Miss Mitchell, Gail Davis, Barbara Visnovsky, Ianet C-roves, Alberta johns, Ruth Slieasley Second Row: Ioan Landon, Patty Zurney, Judy Emminger, Roberta Buyers, Margaret Beere, Ruth Jagernan, Phyllis XValker, june Sehall, Karen Crusan, Shirley Simmons, Marion Miller, Mary Alice Campbell, Geraldine Reich First Row: Neva Anderson, Carolyn Coulter, joyceinary Baars, Sharon Crusan, Rosemary Faykosh, Diana DeLong, Gale Corbet, Ruth llilelnan, Barbara Novak, Joyce Clever 'iAssign - Copy - Rewrite - Edit - Lay- out- Head -- Proof-Read - Make-upv - These seein to be by-words of Glass-Ip staff members as they prepare each issue of the school newspaper. Distributed monthly, the Class-Ip is in its second year of publication under the direction of Miss Agnes Johnston, and has shown definite progress since its reappearance in Ford City High in No- vember, 1950. jig, Jap 5 lzzifecf Al Callahan, advertising chairman, John XVaugaman, associate editor, Gene Nameche, sports editor, Miss Johnston, editorial adviser, Idella Davis, editor-in-chief, and Mr. Muller, art adviser discuss the format of an issue of the Glass-lp. The editorial staff consists of carefully se- lected eighth to twelfth grade students, each class having its own reporter. Art work on the newspaper is under the direction of Mr. Muller, and Miss Dunmire assists with the typing. Head- ing the Class-Ip stall are Idella Davis, editor-in- chiet, John Wfaugaman, associate editor, Gene Nameche, sports editor, Al Callahan, advertising, Richard Smith, art, Bill Harriger, circulation. Standing: Idella Davis, Joanne Siar, Mr. Muller, Richard Smith, Al Callahan, Clen Thornburg, Ccnc Naineche, Victor Zinnnernian, Miss Cordon, Miss Dunmire, Bill Harriger, John YVauganian Seated: Janice Rupert, Mary Bloom, Catherine Meinz, Sally Hileinan, Sally Vfess, Sallie Fair, Miss Johnston l Sxxm'clc'11." uelfgw ere, ueryw are CAri5fma5 jnffgirf Tlrc- Girls' Clmrus. uftvr their low-ly czmdlvliglrt p1'm-essiuxl. sung suvlr l3l'11L1lllkl1l L-zlmls us 'kllusteu Swiftlyh :mul 'Tflrrishrms Snows of Flgmlcing tlu- irrrmcssiw Cl11'ist111z1s murals pzlintvcl lmy rm-111l3c'rs of thr- url clulu. tlu- Ccn1cr'1't Clmir pri'- sentr-cl '4Tl1v clllI'l5llIlil5 Story" wiilr its m11'1'z1tiw' tlu-rm' rvucl luy Tum Sr-lrwr-mgfrst. Sl1Cll guy cllll'lSlIllLlS rllelmlivs us A'XViutcr xVt7llClCl'lLll1ClU and ulinglc- Bells" XXL'1'L' sung lmy tlu- Svnicn' Girls' EIlSllIlllDll'. T5 Andrews Beck Bower Bowser Cochran Coulter Cunningham Davis Davis Englert Fair Fc-nnell Fichthorn Gibson Hartman Iseinan Lettrich Maus Myers Pavlik Parisi Payo Pore Priester Rupert Tomaswick Valasek Vargo Wain Wray Russell Brumbaugh, sports editor Vivian Marshall, art editor XVayne Miller, student photographer john Waugaman, make-up editor Josephine Andrews, editorial, Marilyn Beck, art, editorial, Mary K. Bower, busi- ness, editorial, Dorothy Bowser, business, W'alter Cochran, editorial, Paul Coulter, business, Bill Cunningham, art, Gail Davis, art, editorial, Idella Davis, business, editorial, John Englert, business, Sallie Fair, editorial, Elder F ennell, business, Patricia F ichthorn, editorial, Robert Gibson, editorial, Delores Hartman, business, Shirley Iseman, business, Shirley Lettrich, business, Mildred Maus, business, Suzanne Myers, editorial, Juliana Pavlik, business, Shirley Parisi, busi- ness, Lillian Payo, business, Garnet Pore, business, editorial, Helen Priester, business, Beverly Rupert, business, Dorothy Tomaswick, business, Mary Valasek, business, Elsie Vargo, business, john Wain, editorial, William Wray, editorial. 76 r owe on een fire f 952 jfireme. All eager to produce an excellent book for an anniversary edition, some thirty-eight members of the yearbook staff banded together at the beginning of the school year and began the difficult, yet satisfy- ing, job of putting out the 1952 Trireme, 'ithe biggest and bestest of ,em all." Enthusiastic thinkers began to put ideas to work, artists displayed their talents, a strong advertising team plastered the Walls of the school with posters and filled the students, ears with radio advertising-the mighty rush was on. Perhaps the most fun of all was looking through the old pic- tures of classes and events that had occurred uthrough the years," interviewing alumni to give us a background of Ford City High,s history, and collecting material and ideas for our staff artists. Satisfying is the know- ledge that a record number of Triremes has been sold this year. Tell us, have you seen the 1952 TriremeP Tom, Beverly, Janet, and Oreste are looking through the old F. C. H. S, yearbooks, the Oracle, 1912, the Caldron, 1927, and the Triremes which were first published in 1939. Mr. Leister. our photographer and friend, is shown with thc radio he uses in his darkroom vvhen he develops pictures tor our yearbook. janet Mechling Oreste Falsetti Associate Editors Elizabeth XVeaver Editorial Adviser Beverly VValker Thomas Jansen Business Managers Lina DeHout Business Adviser jdedloicufw 46 ing arozfm Cidmieffr Back Row: Richard McGuire, James Good, Raymond Zclek, Walter Cochran Second Row: Barbara Wintgens, Lenore Shaffer, Thomas Schrecen- gost, Mary Kathryn Bower, Kathryn Sanko First Row: Norma Hawk, Patricia Ferguson, Ethel Jane Rupert Friday the 13th, contrary to the omen, was a lucky day for the Iunior Thespians. Amid the audiences' chuckles and giggles they successfully pre- sented Charl Armstrongls play, 'ilting Around Elizahethv. Between mother los- ing her memory, grandfather chasing firetrucks, father always ublowing his topv and the bossy old maid, the Cherry household was constantly in a state of chaos. But as ends all stories peace and happiness reigned. The play was under the professional direction of Donald G. XVall with Raymond Zelek assisting as stu- dent director. Eau Ralph---pleaselllv Those behind the scenes-Production crew. I ainit gonna miss that fire for love nor moneyf, "Officer, thcse canlt be my folks. They're such funny people." N 78 77 lfL6LCi . . . Hwolfder jd or 77 XjI"Q5AlfVL6U'L Back Bow: Marlene Heinrieb, Flor- ence Beck, jolm YVain. Sbirley Parisi, Sally Fair Second Row: llussell Brumbaugb, Mary Kathryn Bower, Garnet Pore, xvlllikllll Culleiton, jobn Englert First Row: Tbomas Jansen, Katbryn Sanko, Yvonne Ernmonds, Barbara Visnovsky, Rennie Simmons As tbe curtain fell amid boisterous applause on uAIOtl1GI' ls a Freslnnanf, we realized with great joy tbat our Senior play was a definite success. This comedy, Written bv Raphael David Blau, centered about Abigail Abbott, who entered College as freslrman wliile ber daughter Susan was a sophomore. Abigal bad been improvident with ber busbandis insurance money and had no other means of support. so took advantage of an unusual scholarship for anyone bearing the name of Abigail Fortitude Abbott. Many amusing incidents arose as Dean Gill- ingbam. Professor Nlieliaels. and tlie whole eampus became involved witlr Abi- gail and ber plans to put Susan tbrougb college. The fact tbat niotber and dangli- ter were botli in love with Professor Miebaels added to tlie liilarious confusion of the play. Tlie play was under tbe professional direction of Bliss lanet XVard. .-...........x Production crew-Wlqlie unsung beroesfi "Tliey bave a swell oreliestra-Tbe Pointer Palpitatorsllll' All's well that ends well. M.-Xngel, come into my arms!" T9 Eff' In Y 'iff ,Q W1 i iw 'VP KW 5 inw- e7!w0lfL9!L M55 mar SEPTEMBER -School op-ened today. 11ow 11appy we werel -Today we used our new foothall field for tl1e first time when we played against Freeport, XVe won! OCTOBER -The se11iors took the lltlllllill Pennsylvania test. VVe realized how little we knew of our l1o111e state. -Those aggressive Trircme salesmen went out to top last vearis record. Thev suceeeededt -Raymond Zelek, Rohert Salankiewicz, an-L1 Beverly CtlC11ftlI1 represented tl1e EC, Student Council at tl1e S1lldl'llt Council Convention held at Kittanning. -Tl1e Concert Cl1oir entertained junior-senior 11igl1 schoo students at assemhly. 26-The seniors sponsored their annua 11a11owe'en Dance. Fun! NOVEMBER -Loyal Ford City fa11s put o11 a hig pep rally for tl1e .. . ,, crucial game. -We lost to Kittanning 21 to 14-the first ti111e in eleven years. -Our parents were s11ow11 w11at school is like at our 'AOpen House". -Senior thcspians presented "Mother Is A Freshniani' to itll appreciative audience. DECEMBER -Glass:-rs opened 11lt'1I' court season with a triumph xver Clairton, 60-46. 4 -The Choral Departnicnt sang its Christmas pro- gram for a pleased audience. ,l4lll' Student Council entertained tl1e junior high at a noon party. -The Snow Ball initiated our Christmas lloliday. JANUARY -Our Christmas vacation ended today. NVc returned to school all Mdecked outv in what Santa brought us. -Penn-Ford junior Historians were l1osts to a Leap YL'1lf K11lITL't', 11 1'Ckl1 S11L'l.'6'SS. -After those tough 111id-tern1 exams, students tucked away their books and rushed off to the Mid-Term Hop. -111 accordance with tl1e coming hirt11day of Ahraham Lincoln, VVi11ard Cainphell gave a striki11g i111per- 50112111011 of the Great Emancipator. -Tl1e Gregg Cluh presented tl1e i'Argyle Specialu, a unique sock dance featuring tl1e "Tootsie Tangou and a hroom dance, FEBRUARY TTl1l' Classers copped t11eir 23rd sectional title hy eking out a 56-55 win over toug11 New Kensington. -A student council election was held to choose ofti- cers for the second semester. -The Dennison Players, a group of professional actors. staged a comedy, "The Patsyn, w11icl1 everyone enjoyed i11u11e11se1y. -Our junior Chamber of Connnerce provided enter- taimnent for tl1e wl1ole school with their Leap Year da11ce. -The i'Ba11v', Hurricanes displayed some promising new talent for tl1e future when they took top section honors. -The juniors pne-sented i'B1it11e Spirit", filled with nspiritedi, pranks and very enjoyable. QQ fl: f 'Ream ,0 4 ,Ill ax 1' Xi li 1 '7 - Kg' Y mg' MARCH 4-Our Classers played t11eir first home game of the W.P.1.A.L. play-offs at the heautiful new Pitt Field -House. XVe defeated Rankin. 47-39. 5-Two young 111611 from New Iersey thrilled us with t11eir daring feats o11 tl1e trampoline, " 10-Our hopes for a NV.P.1.A.L. victory were hlasted when we were defeated hy little XVashington, 53-44, at Pitt Field House. 12-Slippery Rock Iligh School Mixed Chorus sang for us ill assemhly. . 19-The s11ades of Cicero and Caeser performed in LIS- semhly presented hy the Latin Cluh. APRIL 3-4-5-NVe entertained District Band, 10-Easter holidays-a much needed respite from school affairs. 23-Our Concert Choir sang at Slippery Rock lligh Scliool. 25-Choral Concert. 29-The senior girls were entertained at tea hv the 11.1'.1V. NIAY 1-The hoys gy111 was tl1e scene of the gala Spring Festival. 9-A hig event for the juniors and seniors and their guests-dancing at the prom. 12-Freshman Pro111. 16-The memhers of tl1e senior class showed t11eir talent at tht' Class Night perforniance. 18-Baccalaureate Services were held in tl1e auditorium, 23-Senior Co1n111encen1e11t with Senator Fred Hare as speaker. 28-junior Iligh Promotional Exercises. 30-The End. Captions for pictures on the opposite page. C11 Children fro111 tl1e Willard Orpl1a11 HCJIIIG at Indiana are entertained hy tl1e 1.C.C. C21 Mrs, Brodhead directs tl1e Speech Choir as they appear i11 tl1e C11rist111as pro- gram. C31 Jim and Marlene play K'Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eaterv at tl1e Halloweien dance. C41 Research through magazine stacks occupies these girls. C51 The stage crew husics iteself under Miss YVard,s supervision. C61 Bill and Norma under tl1e Christmas tree at the Snow Ball. C71 Tl1e refreslnnent stand sponsored hy Student Council IllCIll1JCI'S is popular at the football games. At tl1e Junior-senior prom these girls vie for the balloons. C911 Tom and Ann with May and jim pause amid the hustle at Kennyvrood. C101 Tl1e Kienes, Siars. Mrs. NVray. Mrs. Garbarino, and Miss Ekis at Open llouse. C111 Stags at the prom, complete with top hats. , 'P' 1' M" ' 1 ' YT N-'ww .5 My ML owe vm, . 500. if r ',,,, Z v is t if 1151 flj Our poppy elieerleaders rousing the fans, enthusiasm. Iuliunn Sllouts encouragement to the team. QSJ The Ford City Band inarelies to the strains of "On Ford Cityf, UU Juniors do a scene from a soul stirring, old fashioned melodrama. C53 The two laughable and lovable cops, jerry and "Greek, eayort in 'ilu Old Viennafi CGD I.C.C. members make Christmas happy for orphans at NVillard Home, Indiana. 18D Andy and the violin, Ioe and the accordion, the gypsies in "ln Old Viennzif, CTD Ted makes love to Dorothy. COnly in the operetta, of eoursej. QFD Mr. VVall and Iim put up advertising for the "Snow Ballv Dance. CIOJ Peggy does her number in 'iln Old Vienna." Qlll Majorettes execute one of their maneuvers at a football gH11l6. S2 H, 'R Wt Glasser couches, Holncrt McCoy, Hubert Rupert, and -Iaincs Davis, arc pictured during one of the football scrininnlges. On, ffm Qi iron wifli ffm gfcwdem 1 l ljozmilfy Back Row: Boarts, Booth, Bryan, Oresiok, Ollingcr, Pvndleton, Picrsanti, Dcadorick, Wriglit Second Row: Roberts, WVingard, Cousins, Miller, Bryant, Scott, Goldinger, Stewart, Klingen- smith, Plazuk, Smith Front Row: Jackson, Martin, McGuire, Kaincr, Hrabovsky, Liberto, Ritchey, Wagner, Good, Hankey 84 Back Row: Stivason, Elwood, Henry, Schaffer, Lyzakowski, Ande-rson, Ruffuner, Hcrlwst, Stitt Second Row: Cliaiivuiix, Wlliite, Byron, Ceigvr, Miller, Busch, Brciglitmeyer, Bowser Front Row: Bryant, Booth, Bryan, Stewart, Hawk, Scllrccengost, Crawford, XVriglit, Fair zmior ,Modify aimed Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Above urn- Mr. Caruso and Nir, Black, junior vzirsity cout-lic-s At right are tlw football maimgvrs. Standing arc Alfred Lux, -lim Byron, Ernest jackson. Kiiccling uru Sammy Ford, lack Ilrahovsky S5 Now Betlilehein Freeport Apollo Lccclilmrg Vunclergrift , Slizumock Valley Kittanning Ford City punts on last down and Roberts, McGuire, Hrabovsky, attempt to stop the fast Kittanning backs. Ford City 13 Freeport 0 The Ford City Glassers opened their season with an easy win over the Freeport Yellow Jackets by a score of 13-0. VVagner gave the Glassers their first marker when he Went Over the three yard linie. Early in the second quarter, Ron Klingensmith intercepted a Freeport pass and roinped -40 yards for the Classers' other marker. Ford City 12 Butler 25 The Classers suffered their first defeat of the sea- son when they bowed to a good Butler eleven by the seore of 25-12. Kenny Ritchey of the Classers was the stand-out when he romped 60 yards for a touchdown. The Glassers were never in trouble until the second quarter when the Tornadoes cashed in on fumbles to mark up 19 points, Bowser was Butler's standout when he caught a pass and scampered 55 yards for a touch- down. Leechburg 32 Ford City 13 Fumbles by the Classers contributed much to the scoring aid of the Leechburg Blue Devils as they de- The Glasser line holds as Piersanti goes around left end for a Glasser TD' J414gM9Af5 of xA feated Ford City by a score of 32-13. Leechburg rip- ped off to a 26-0 lead before Hanky received the ball on his own ten and raced ninety yards for a touchdown. Lorenzo Pendleton counted for the other score by a run from the six yard line in the last few minutes of play. Apollo 13 Ford City 6 At the exp-ense of the Classers, Apollo won its first home game of the season by a score of 13-6. It was the third straight game lost by the Glassers. Don Daugh- crty sparked the "Creek Godsv by scoring both touch- downs with a 26 yard run and a pass into the end zone. The Forders hit pay dirt in the third quarter when Ken Ritchey ran eight yards for a touchdown. Tarentum 27 Ford City 13 A crowd of 2500 fans was on hand at Deshar Stadium to see Ford City bow to a powerful Tarentum tcam by a score of 27-13. Gongola and Glod were the standouts for the Hedcats. For the Glassers it was Joe Hanky intercepting a pass and running 40 yards for a Again Ford City punts on last down and VVolfe and Scott lead the Glassers down field. fQ5f-5Q jfogfiaff Slam touchdown, Lorenzo Pendleton scored a touchdown with John Ollinger adding the extra point tor the other Classer score. Swissvale 21 Ford City 7 The Swissvale eleven remained undefeated when they handed the Classers their fourth straight set hack hy a score of 21-7. The Glasser griidders hattled the men from Swissvale on even terms for the first half. In the second half, however, the Forders gave Swissvale two TD's, which accounted for the Swissvalc victory. YVagner was the Ford City standout as he ran 52 yards in the final minute of the game for the Classers, only marker. New Brighton 40 Ford City 0 The Glassers lost their sixth consecutive game to a powerful New Brighton eleven hy a score of 40-O, Tito Francona sparked the Brighton comhine hy scoring three touchdowns and three extra points. jim Ilrahovsky and joe llankey showed good defensive play for the Classers, hut it wasn't enough to stem the tide. Ford City 7 Arnold 7 After trailing for three periods the Arnold eleven came hack to tie the game in the climactic last quarter. Kenny Ritchey was the Ford City stand out as he com- pleted a heautiful pass to Piersanti, who went over for the TD. Vandergrift 7 Ford City 0 A crowd of about 500 persons huddled under um- hrellas as Vandergrift scored the only touchdown of the game in the second quarter to defeat Ford City hy a score of 7-0. Vandergrift took advantage of a Ford City fumhle and Lopata picked it up and scored. The Class- ers played a hard hall game and held the Lancers on even terms. Kittanning 20 Ford City 14 The Classers lost a hard fought game to the NVild- cats, who were sparked hy the running of Stan 'iBucky,' Adams. The game was played on Ford City's new ath- letic field. "Banjov Piersanti scored hoth Ford Cityis touchdowns. On fA8 ,A!6LIf'C!lfUO0J j0lf'6! FORD CITY-60 CLAIRTON-46 Tom Sehrecengost and Ray Zelek, the two sensa- tional holdovers from the 50-51 squad, served notice that they will be troublesome contenders to any team that has its hopes pinned on a State Championship. Schrecengost with 19 points and Zelek with 14 points led the Glassers in the scoring department. Barone tallied 13 points for the losers, FORD CITY-62 CENTRAL CATHOLIC-43 Basketball was once again inaugurated in the "bas- ketball crazyv town of Ford City. The Forders dis- played quite well the slow possession type of play that has made Rupert and his boys famous in VVPIAL or PIAA cirles. 1400 hundred rabid fans were on hand to see Ray Zelek and Tom Schrecengost score 14 points apiece to lead the Glassers in their quest for another successful campaign. Delaney contributed 12 points to the losers, cause. FORD CITY--49 AMBRIDGE-38 The Classers ehalked up win number three as they downed Ambridge by an 11 point margin. Zelek and Schrecengost once again dominated the scoring parade as both hit the hoop with 16 markers. Auk and Peanuts also dominated the boards with the former controlling 13 and the latter snaring 6. Laughlin led the opposition with 11 points. FORD CITY-54 ARNOLD-35 The Lions, after scoring three successive wins over Section 1 opponents-Ken Ili, Tarentum, and Har-Brack, did an about-face and lost to the Glassers 54-35. Larry McCuirels boys were unimpressiye in their fourth outing, and thus Schrecengost with 18 points, Zelek with 11 tallics, and Sitch with 10 markers took advantage of them. FORD CITY--45 SHARON--44 Playing before a sell-out crowd in Sharonis spacious gymnasium, the Glassers managed to eke out a hair raising 1 point victory. Ray Zelek of this place and Mitchell of Sharon were tied in scoring honors with 17 points each. Tom Schreeengost ripped the cords with 14 to keep alive the hopes for an undefeated season. FORD CITY-61 WILKINSBURC-45 The Purple Hurricane -extended their winning streak to six games by downing a better than average Wilkins- burg quint, Although VVcst scored 15 points for thc Holy City Five, he was overshadowed by our own Ray Zelck who scored 29 points. Tom Schrecengost also shared the spotlight as he posted 12 points on the score- board. JOHNSTOWN INVITATIONAL TOURNAMENT FORD CITY-57 SWOYERSVILLE-50 The Classers, as usual, played the role of the underdog in a tournament, and true to Ford City custom, the challenger upset the favorite. Even though Ioe Ilolup was hampered to no ends by Schrecengost, he still managed to cut the cords with 29 points. This, however, was not enough to equal the combined efforts of the Glasser team. Auk with 10 points and Peanuts with 18 points proved to be the deciding factor in the contest. FORD CITY-44 FARRELL-76 The Classers were dropped from the list of the un- beaten as -lulius McCoy gave a scoring exhibition before 2500 paid fans who marvelled at his basketball wizardry. His accuracy near the keyhole was uncanny as he scored 40 points. Schrecengost tallied 16 points, while Zelek and Sitch provided 8 points each. By virtue of this win, Farrell captured the tournament crown. FORD CITY-53 ALIQUIPPA-54 The Classers, still under the influence all their loss to McCoy and Company, were defeated by a classy champion in their own right by a one point margin. The home town boys were nexer behind until the closing minutes when they faltered under the extreme pressure applied by the opposition. FORD CITY-53 KITTANNINC-21 The Purple Hurricane made a successful bid for their 23rd sectional title. The Cats were never in the game as the Classers, recuperating from two setbacks in a row, built up a score that couldn't be by-passed even after the first team retired. ow lilllfrilflfy nn Qderuea Standing: Raymond Zelek, Tom Schrecen- gost, Earl XVolfe, Raymond Miller, Jim Roberts, Bob Stewart, Ed Hobaugh, Char- les Sitch, john Ollinger Kneeling: Kenny Bryant, Sherwood Meades, Lorenza Pendleton, Bob Salankiewicz, Richard Grabiec, Angelo Piersanti, Rich- ard Rovnyak nr enior Olelfferlnen Tom Schrecengost, forwardg Ray Zelek, center Angelo Piersanti, guardg Eid Hobaugh, for- ward inning ,jfncfifion emnind ,Qnfncf FORD CITY-70 VANDERCRIFT-30 Paced by Bob Salankiewicz who tallied 17 points, the Glassers downed the Lancers by a 40 point margin. Zelek with 15 points and Piersanti with 11 points also contributed highly to the winning cause. FORD CITY-51 LEECHBURG-32 The Leechburg Blue Devils, playing like the evil spirit forwhich they were named, threw a scare into the Big Gold as they led at the end of the first quarter 17-8. To make matters worse, Zelek was riding the bench with four personal fouls. Their thrill was short- lived ,however, as the Glassers outscored them in the second frame 22-2. Schrecengost ripped the cords with 24 points while Hobaugh kept the net Warm by bom- barding 9 points through its center. FORD CITY-76 HAR-BRACK-38 With a duet of Zelck and Schrecengost pacing the pack, the liar-Brack Tigers succumbed under the Glasser onslaught and went down to a stunning defeat. Zelek accounted for 28 points while Sehrecengost laid in 20 points. Collins provided the scoring thrills for Har- Brack as he counted 13 times. FORD CITY-76 TARENTUM-42 The Hurricane lost no time in putting the Red Cats away as they outpointed them 21-11 in the first quarter. Zelek racked up 27 points with Schrecengost, Ilobaugh, and Salankiewicz scoring 13, 12, and 11 points respec- tively. FORD CITY-71 F REEPORT-24 The superior height of the Glasstown cagers was entirely too much for the hard fighting Yellow Iaclcets to overcome, They never showed any signs of giving up although they were hopelessly outclassed. Schrecengost emerged as the games highest scorer with 15 points. FORD CITY-58 NEW KENSINGTON-52 The Glassers, as a result of eutscoring Ken Slosky's Red Raiders, remain in the driver's seat ot Section 1. The game had 1400 lusty fans on the edge of their seats for the duration of the contest. The outcome was not decided until the closing minutes of the ball game. Zelek with 21 points and Schrecengost with 19 points proved to be the sparkplugs for the Forders. Fields' efforts for the evening alloted him 29 points. FORD CITY-64 KITTANNINC-30 Ed Hobaugh delighted the fans with his 28 points, but they proved to be disastrous to the YVildeats. The first two frames were comparatively even, but the Cats fell far behind in the second half as they were outscored 36-10. Zelek contributed 16 points for the Purple and Gold while Grafton scored 9 points for the Red and YVhit'e. FORD CITY-57 VAN DERCRIFT-32 The Glassers, led by Zelek with 23 points and Hobaugh with 10 points, ran roughshod over Vander- grift, defeating them by 25 points. The Vans eouldnit get moving and thus fell behind early in the contest. FORD CITY-74 LEECHBURC-43 The Glassers ran wild over the Blue Devils in scoring their tenth sectional Win of the current cam- paign. Glenn with 12 points and Czirjak with 10 points were the scoring threats on the loser's squad. Schrecen- gost scored 20 points and Ilobaugh ran a close second with 18 points to lead the Hurricaneis attack. FORD CITY-50 HAR-BRACK-30 The fast moving Glassers outpointed the Tigers in every quarter, and, as a result, still remain out in front of the Section 1 Held. The top scorers for the Big Gold were Schreeengost with 18 points and Sitch with 16 points. FORD CITY-73 TARENTUM-38 The rampaging Glassers continued their sweep of Section 1 as they humbled a game Rcdcat team by a 35 point margin, Schrecengost enjoyed his best night as he picked up 29 points. Sitch played an excellent rebounding game as he sank 15 points on lay-ups and tip-ins. FORD CITY-69 FREEPORT--25 In this game the height of Zelek G Schrecengost showed itself :iuite well in the rehounding and scoring departments, Zelelt hit the hoop with 14 points, while Sehrecengost cut the cords with I2 points, Burkett ot the Yellow Iaeket squad emerged as the gameis highest scorer with IG points. FORD CITY-56 NEW KENSINGTON-55 The Classers, although they were not at their hest managed to relnovc any hopes the Red Raiders might have had for dethroning them. The home-town hoys trailed hy 3 points throughout most of the game, hut this di-dnlt seein to worry them they settled down to the husiness at hand and out-scored Ken-Hi 14-10 in the last four minutes of play. Sehrecengost with 26 points and Zell-k with 15 points helped the Glassers gain their 23rd Sectional title. Fields scored 24 points and Long tallied IT points for the losers. The Glassers won all 14 of their Section I games, and thus once again reign as VV.P.I.A.L. SECTIONAL CHAMPIONS. FORD CITY--65 SHARON-54 XVith Tom St-hrecengost demonstrating the Finest outside shooting seen hereahouts since the French and Indian VVar, the Glassers were ahle to outgun and thus outscored a very flashy Sharon quintet. The statis- tieians, chart, prepared to a reasonahle assurance of accuracy hy 'Xlhert Lux and Gene Naineche, reveals that i'AultU displayed very fine marksmanship as he at- tempted QT points from the field and counted on 12 of them tor a grand total of 24 points, FORD CITY-47 RANKIN-39 Our own Ford City Glassers, hy virtue of their quarter final win over Rankin, earned the right to en- counter the undefeated HLittle Presidentv of Vlfashington in the Tourney's semi-final in the heautiful Pitt Field llouse on Monday, March 10. Neither team was at their hest as hoth had first-game jitters. joe Stepusin, jaekrahhit center, emerged as the game-is leading scorer with 19 points, Ray Zelek with 15 points and Tom Sehrecengost with ll points were the most eonsistant scorers for the Forders, FORD CITY-44 WVASHINCTON-53 Sporting a shooting average of 33 percent, VVash- ington defeated Ford City at the Field House in the XV.P.I.A.L. semi-Hnals. Bill Amos and Carl Grinage proved to he the thorns in the Fordersi sides as their comhined efforts scored more than halt of the Little Presidents, points. Top performers for the evening were Amos with 17 markers, Schrecengost with IG tallies and Zelelt and Crinage hoth with 13 points. The loss sustained hy the Forders eliminated them from further Tourney competition and concluded their hasliethall season. i i' Y-1452 K gfddjefj pfaying .Jhfarcil Top left: Ray Ze-liek pushes a one hander in against Kit- tanning. Top right: Schrecengost shoots a one hand push shot from the foul line. Center: Siteh is out-jumped hy Magee ot Ken Ili. Lower left: Ilohaugh and Long scramhle tor a rehound. Zeleli is ,way up high. Lower right: Boh Szalankiewicz drives in for a lay-up. 90 .1x.1,fm 1, Y, I X QJQIAUQ Ford City . 52 Ford City 55 Ford City A 28 Ford City 48 Ford City , . 57 Ford City ,, 27 Ford City 50 M6074 Clairton Central Catli. A-Xmlmridge xV1lli1I1SlJ1l1'Q,' Arnold Sliaron Aliquippa Below are tlic Purple Ilnrriczuieis statistit-inns -Cene Yulneelme and Al Lux, Cifedif Q85 fo jirem, 00 At left ure our lmsketlmll lIlt'IltUl'Sg-HilllC'1't Blat-lx, 1'l'SL'1'Xl' concli, :ind llulwert linpc-rt. lieud cont-li 3 Below ure tlie Class:-r lmskf-tlmll inun.1gers, Bill Lilucrto, laull llixsszl, and Bill Fullerton, Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford Citv Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City ill Kittunning Vandergrift lieecliluurg . I lar'-Buick Tarentum Freeport , New Kensington Kittunning . XYkll1llt'1'g1'1lclf , Leeclibnrg. , llar-Brack . Tarentum Freeport New Kensington Slluron 15 22 14 -10 39 27 38 31 24 29 30 18 13 45 32 i l l Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City Ford City M. 4. M lntramural basketball provides an oppor- tunity for many boys to participate in the sport. This year the games, played under the direction of Mr. Caruso, had 153 boys participating in the senior high league and 165 boys, including lads from Cadogan, St, Maryis, and Holy Trinity, act- ive in the junior league. The noon league was made up of the out-of-town boys, Whose activity Was directed by Mr. Lauffer and Mr. Livengood. lfmior ,Mg aggcfion lldclfom 50 Rnnersburg .. .,.,,, YVashington Twp. ,. . . Butler.,.,.,., ., Har-Brack . .,., . ,. ZZ YVashington Twp. . ..,. .21 Kittanning . Main St. KNCW Kenj Arnold . .. .,,, .,., . 21 Indiana , .19 Stewart . ... ., ,. Fourth Aye. CNew Kenj 32 Ford City .,.,. ,. -Kittanning .... ......,.. 1 8 Ford City , , ,. 18-Main St. ,, . ,.,,.,,14 Ford City .. ., .39-Arnold . Ford City , , .45-Indiana , .14 Ford City .. . . 22-Stewart ,,,,,... .,..,,, . .19 Ford City .. ..,. 23-Fourth Ave. ..,. ,.,... . 30 Ford City .,., 40-Fourth Ave. . , . . ,...37i" Ford City . 36-Oakmont ,... ., ,. . .SSM Ford City .. 31-Stowe Twp. ,. SSM ilSCK.'t1Ullill Mplunior XV. Play-ofl' Caine P.1.A.L. Touraninent Canis- Standing: David Martinez, Paul Krukar, Bob Vonderkoll, lim Fichthorn, Bill Ennnonds, Jack Dowling Kneeling: Coach McCoy, Joe Herbst, Richard Wzirci, VVilford Jackson, Joe Nzuneche, Donald Deadericlc lnsetz Mr. McCoy with managers Iohn Ilroinadik, and Raymond Petras On fAe ja ir14fay5 Golf is a fairly new sport at Ford City. having been organized in 1949 with Huh Rupert as mentor. The 1951 spring season saw the golf team playing with two Wins and six losses. Ray Zelek and George Davenport 'iteed otfw in the XV.P.l.A.L. tournzunent at ai Pittsburgh country club in which George golfed a score of 88 and Rav 21 score of 97. Pictured at right are golf team uieinbersz George Davenport, jim Hrahoysky, Al Calla- han, Ray Zelek, Bill Livengood, and Coach Rupert. Cl. My Forcl itv 8 lfreeport 2 Forcl ity ., 6 Shunnoek Va ey . S Forcl itv H10 Vanclergritt . .. 10m Forcl itv .. 9 Vandergritt 41' Ford ity ,. 8 Kiski Prep 9 Forcl itv . 4 Freeport . 5 'S called .clurkness T pluyofl tie ri Back Row: Coach ,, . 1 T . , ...W , L , - --...,.-..,,.,, ,,., ..1...N..lr. ,WL M... D ll y i s , Sehreeen- gost, Stiyason, Ho- buugh, Liper o t e , Ritchey, H e r In s t, Cousins, C o az e In Peters Front Row: Roynyali, Clnluyaux, L u x , Seliatfer, K u c h tu, Ollinger. Byron . manager 93 "'-,.,,,Au 'Fin ilgiam on Forcl City 7 lforcl City 7 lforcl City , S lforcl City 3 Ford City , 1 Ford City , 1 1 chznnpionship gznne Kitlanning . l Kittanning .. 3 Kiski Prep 4 Shunnoelx Valley 2 Vanclergritt 3 Shunnoek Valley 34 . , A .M f ...R ,v...N......,....T-.,.W.r,.,, 1 gif 2 is gs 5 life, ev 'fwfr gt' wk 4,5 9 Q ,. wwf + QE- A ,Wm ww, '33 ""y:M fi?-f'EuQ gl-1 W f ,wa H, Q53 ,gA"'MV3. if? jk 3333 ,m K , N , f"?-3 ii ' W . Q mi? 92 . WQMW4 ,MQW 6Lf.0l" - CAQQV5 an Top Panel: Lee Ann Vulgzm, head cheerleaclerl Cassie Bowvr, drum mzljorettcg Vonnin linnnoncls, senior l Center Panel: Put Bowsvlx scniorg Sopllomorf cheerleaders: Carolyn S2lIl0ll2l, lJOI'lll'llQ Allcnswurtll, Lori-ttu NOYilli, Juan Martin llosv Marie Milx, Vvru llclinrll W Lower Panel: Anne Ilulas, seniorg Carol Rcitlw, mascotg junior 1Hllj01'CllCSI Peggy Prociuus. Mary A. SZy1Hl1llSkl, Gloria Fair, Hutll Eclwurqls, Kathryn llumsliy, Vivian Asuy ,M 96 afar - Qfed Top Panel: Marlene lleinrieh, head mujoretteg Lillian Payo, senior: Nl7I'll12l Hawk. Senior Center Panel: junior cheerleaders: Ben-rly NVl1ile, Nancy Everett, Joyce Lneln-su, Betty Kijowski, Helen Knlmtko, Estller Sllllllllil Inliunn Puvlik, senior Lower Panel: junior mujoretles: Rita Pendleton, xlllflllll Stivuson, Ann Novak, Lnlmy Kotyk, Shirley Mohr, Betty Bowser, Paul -Io Painter, mascot: Helen Priester, senior 'WW' 'uw ef i I 1 . If l 5 . .. 2-150 , , - g'a ..... ami-5-.55.f LE- R Cfcm 57' - 2 , f A Z Q "C il l? f L ' T. QT" I ,- -- . L ra Qi. f' - - 5' 9 .,..- ,L-1-:,. 1 f- Rai. N em ., .gf I tllbl- ,zib if- J. il I Avzv 'Q Q Q 7., . fl' X ",- if 4' ' x xx ,T ,W 5. I X Y wi ein A X xxfax TY - F L ' Q KTTNXB f . Sallie Fair wills that broken piano bench to Elaine Carberry. Mary Ellen llankey wills her love for square danc- ing to anyone who has the ambition to try it. "Ayvkv leaves his disc-jockey-ing to Al Callahan and the 'gllungry Fivei' to "Frenchy',. Sam Spencer wills bookkeeping to anyone brave enough to take it. Paul jackson wills his football uniform to anyone who likes to "rough it upf' Mildred Mans wills her front seat in shorthand class to Ioanne Tonssaint. Dolores Hartman wills shorthand to anyone who has the time. Frank llassa wills his woman troubles and trips to Cadogan to his brother Paul and his swimming ability to Chuck Goodyear. Tom Cray wills part of his old Model A Ford to Mr. Sowers for demonstration purposes. Barbara VVintgens just leaves-with many pleasant memories. Mary Alice Campbell wills her seat in P.O.D. to any- one who wants an extra hour of sleep. jim Hl"lCl'1DD Dunmire leaves his motorseooter to anyone who can get a girl to ride on it. Doris South wills her Spanish book-papers and all -to Ginny. K'Beak" Gribik wills his girl troubles to uSpikev and HlNlichigan.v "Nerov Vojna wills that Dogtown road to anyone whois game enough to use it. "Bumps Kovalosky leaves word for "Spike', to take geod care of Mary Ann next term. Oreste and Janet will their 4:00 P.M. picnics in 118 to next year's Trireme Editors. The senior girls will their ability to take showers without getting wet to the juniors with the hope that they will be shrewd enough not to get caught. Sallie c'Truly'l Fair, and Helen c'Chooch,' Priester will their frequent trips to the Dari-Dell to anyone who has money 'enough for the bus fare. Norma Hawk leaves and takes her interest in Kit- tanning with her. 'cMimi,' Valasck wills her petiteness to Phyllis Liberto. Marlene wills her trick knee to any junior majorette who doesnit mind falling when in a parade. jim Shiring leaves his oboe-and are we glad!!! Harry King leaves his typing ability Qand he means all of itj to john Ewing. "Corn', Englert wills his one-hand push shots to Bud Craden. Q i WVe, the Class of 552, being of sound mind, and about to go out into the world, do hereby de- clare this document to be our last will and testa- ment, and do hereby ordain that these treasures which we cannot take with us be disposed of in the following manner: Y Jim Herbst wills his days of playing hookcy to Jerry Kunst and his girl troubles to john Mysehisin. Barbie Visnovsky wills her good sense of humor and her giggle to Josie. Shirley Crawford wills her ability to lose things to anyone who can allord it. Lillian Payo leaves her senior majorette uniform and baton to any girl willing to put up with those long hours of practice. "BunsH Radic wills his size 16 nose to Nelson Geiger. Gerald Kamer wills his seat in homeroom to anyone who can fill it. Bill VVray leaves his dinner at "Wray,sU to "TankD or anyone who can eat it. Bill Cunningham wills his careful driving and his ability to be a bachelor to 'glioineov Livengood. H Carl Dry leaves his seat on the Manor Township bus to King Georg-en Simmons. nliodv Brumhangh wills his coaching ability to Mllubv liupertlll Lee Ann Vulgan wills her title of Best Dancer to anyone who can afford a new pair of shoes every week. YValter Cochran wills his parking place and fre- quent uvacationsw to uMike', Duff. Helen Volek wills her last minute dashes for the Cadogan school bus to her sister, Betty. Suzanne Myers wills her Uquiet dispositionv to her sister Beverly. K'Cuppyv Duris wills his front seat in solid geometry class to whoever is unfortunate enough to get it. Joe Hankey wills his eight-mile hikes after football practice to Don Erdley. Paul Coulter wills the good times on th-e Burrell Township bus to anyone silly enough to have them. Clinton Davis wills all the good times in mechanical drawing II class to Dave Claypool. Ed Hobaugh wills his foul-collecting ability to Bob Stewart. Pat Fichthorn wills her position as the only female in trig class to anyone who can understand trig. Anne Halas wills her men troubles to Peggy Procious. Kathy Sanko wills her joke-telling ability to Tootsie Novak and her laugh to "Kubie.,' The senior girl eleven will their P. E. pajama parties to anyone who can stay up 'til 5:00 A.M. 'cDell'i wills her Hnovelsv to anyone with enough "gift of gabi' to write them. Josephine Andrews wills her acquantiances with the Ken-Hi basketball players to the K'Putty-Cutters." Celia Anthony leaves her seat on the Burrell Town- ship bus to Vera and Iona. Marilyn Beck wills her artistic ability to anyone who wants it. Wayne Miller wills his job as photographer on the Trireme to Bill Harriger. James Hrabovsky leaves and takes the women with him. Home Room 302 leaves their Hgrandstandn seats in assembly to the juniors who are lucky enough to get them next year. Beverly Rupert leaves her ability to talk in study hall to her sister, Louise. James Allison wills to "Frenchiev the hack seat in P.O.D. and all the good times that go with it. Bill Culleiton wills his crew-cut to Gene Nameche. Elder Fennell wills his old '37 Nash to K'AukU and "Jumbo". Mary "MertU Czapor wills her classes to all thc juniors. Gail Kentfield wills her ability to get to school every- day to all the other nighthawks. Max Davis wills his ability to operate the rip-saw to anyone with an extra tlunnb. Vivian Pendleton leaves her ability to get to school at 8:29 to Rita Pendleton. Sally Haney wills the trips on the Stitt Hollow road to Dawn Luchesa. Kenny Ritchey wills all his love to Shirley Mohr. Jimmy Goodyear Wills his presidency of the "Dukes" and everything that he inherited to Fred Kammerdiener. Beverly Paup wills her front seat in chemistry to anyone who can stand the smell of Hydrogen Sulphide. Shirley Iseman wills her height to Phyllis VValker. Eileen McKain wills her giggle to Marion Stivason and her front seat in typing to Bev. "Chicken,' XVagner wills his broken-down type- writer to any master-mind who can use it. Helen Spachtholz leaves Mary Ann and Marcy walking to school by themselves. Shirley Lettrich leaves all the problems and head- aches of bookkeeping II to Betty VValbert. Carolyn Kolek wills her athletic ability to Beverly NVhite. "Rocky" Dinus wills his long walks to and from school from Sixth Avenue to "Rodger,,' "Spin,,' and "Frutz." "Squeek" Omasta wills his Als in mechanical draw- ing III to any future architect. "EttU Rupert wills her letter-writing -ability to any- one with a boy-friend in the service. Shirley Parisi leaves all Cadogan girls to "Stew.,' Irene Gordish wills her ability to make baskets in gym class to whoever is skilled enough to do so. Dollie Tomaswick wills her late hours watching TV to "Stetcher". John VVain leaves his terpsichorean ability to Jim Roberts. Tom Jansen wills his position as the only male memher of the Gregg Club to any other boy lucky enough to get it. Pat Bowser wills Vandergrift to Bernie, Bet, and Jairie. Vonnie Emmonds wills her majorette uniform tdirt and alli to Betty Bowser. "Peanuts,' Zelek wills his patented one-hander to Earl VVolfe. Bill Liberto wills his tackle position and number 74 to the girls, heart-throb, Pete McGuire. Shirley Bernauer wills her frequent trips to Vander- grift to Esther Smulik. Vivian Marshall wills her broken faucet in physics class to anyone foolish enough to turn it on. Juliann Pavlik wills her gymnastic ability to Kath- leen Lunz. Helen Priester wills her cheering megaphone to any- one big enough to carry it. Beverly VValker wills her freckles to her sister Marion. h "SmokcU McGuire leaves to his brother all the girl friends that Pete thinks "Smoke', has. George "Couch" Davenport wills his English to Miss Ward, his patience to Mr. Miller, and the best years of his life to F.C.H.S. Gail Davis wills her frequent visits to 201 to Joanne "PinkyU Tousfaint and the future artists of F.C.H.S. Janice Rupert wills the mixed chorus classes to Dot Churchill. Allene Beck wills her naturally curly hair to her sister, Ruby. Carrie Boney wills her shorthand ability to anyone who has the patience to acquire it. Louise Iseman wills her ice skating ability to Elsie Thompson. Toni Jansen wills his sense of humor to anyone who wants it. 4Betty Ilagofsky wills her talkative ability to Mary Cechvala. Elsie Vargo wills her attractiveness to Joyce Luchesa. "Sub" wills the bigger half of Ridge Avenue to Dick Gardner. Pat Ferguson leaves the pillow she uses for roller- skating to Nancy and Mert. Mary Ann Kunst wills her broken saxophone reed to John Slagle. Lenore Schafer wants to will her musical ability to Janet Hufhand. Harry Lessire wills his "scouting at nighti' to "Crow,', "Pinhead, and 'iCbidabee,,. Donna Grady leaves all her good times in school to Jim Hileman. Pat Moore and Janet Mechling will their places in the office tardy line to all the kids who ride the Ford Cliff bus. Wendell Hartman wills his muscular build to "Hun" Miller and "Perk" Brightmeyer. Shirley Smathers leaves her Royal typewriter to Mary Ellen Hulings. Florence Beck wills the blanks in her Chemistry notebook to whoever can find answers for them. Jim Good wills his arch supports to any fiatfoot in the junior class. "Slash,' Martin wills his dancing ability to Frank, "Hodge-rf' "Spin,v and Joe. Don't light it boys, there's enough for everyone. Rennay Simmons just leaves! Tom Emmonds wills his front seat in English class to anyone brave enough to sit in it. Having played them since she was in fifth grade, Cassie Bower gladly leaves her roles as "Mother.,, This will is signed, sealed, published, and declared valid by the above named class of nineteen hundred and fifty-two as our last VVill and Testament. John Englert, Class President First YVitness: Glen Thornburg Junior Class President Second NVitness: Robert Salankiewicz Sophomore Class President CONGRATULATIONS to the F I F T I E T H Graduating Class of Ford City High School THE SPIC-N-SPAN DRY CLEANERS F d C y K gf 62 2631 43 2261 Compliments of LENNOX Warm Air Heating Systems Gas - Oil - Coal O'Conn0r 61 4th Phone 62-2151 BETTYS BEAUTY SALON Opens the Door to Loveliness Offers 'the Solution to Your Hair, Face, and Figure Problems Walter Sinawski ATLANTIC SERVICE STATION Corner of 5th Ave. and 13th St. FORD CITY Compliments of K A M P ' S "SHOES OF DISTINCTIONU 826 Seventh Ave. FORD CITY FORD CITY, PA. 62-3161 Kiftaflllillg, P3- Compliments f PEERLESS 0 KITTANNING BUILDERS SUPPLY CORP. Fireproof Building Materials Ready Mixed Concrete Phone 43-2711 LAUNDRY AND DRY CLEANING In Business Over 70 Years Kittanning Phone 43-1541 Compliments of BURDETTE LUMBER Another day is over! - I ,z9,,,,Q,z6QJ 53,5732 f070..fL"jxZ 0 2Z5Zf,y,Q,,,,,kQvu-fQ6',A4-fW'f'5'd'Z7A" www Afbwlgelv VQWA., ww. jywf E147 wtf,-r7Q wk-ffn,T,eAfc,,?.,.,f-lg-gy , FEDE ATI N . - C +Tgwl'.J dkiffwflj dvvl' MW ,J- GLASS CERAMIC and SILILZA-JF cn: SANDWORKERS OF AMERICA A LOCAL 14 FORD CI Y PA Ford City High School has come a long Way sincc its first class of seven students was graduated 50 years ago. Today there are 133 Seniors? and they and the rest of the community will henefit from the fact that in June of 1952, the present class will he finishing the four-year course in a school accredited hy the Commission of Secondary Schools and Colleges of the Middle Atlantic States. No other Armstrong County School has heeu ahle to earn such a scholarly distinction, although Ford City has heeu so honored since 1928. NVe are proud to have contrihuted with all other Ford City taxpayers towards making this growth and development possihlc. G PITTSBURGH PLATE GLASS COMPANY 10:3 Compliments of KEYSTONE SHOE STORE "For Your Family Conveniencen Ford St. Ford City, Pa. ALLEN,S DRUG STORE "The Friendly Pharmacyv Phone 43-0581 Cor. Market and McKean Kittanning PIPER,S KAISER-FRAZER SALES - SERVICE General Repairing Body 61 Fender Work 24 Hour Towing 407-411-10th St. OH. 62-2251 Ford City, Pa. Res. 62-6072 CARLEY,S VARIETY STORE M cCrann Phone 62-6293 GLASS CITY HOTEL Specializes in Spaghetti and Meatballs CROYLES, General Electric Refrigerators - Stoves - Washers 24 Hour Service Zenith Fine Foods Radios - Television 318 Ford St' Ford Citv 9 4th Ave. Phone 62-3121 MISSION BEVERAGES Compliments Mission Orange of PAUL,S AUTO PARTS "Naturally Coodn FORD CITY PA. 104 REED Compliments SALES SERVICE of Authorized Dealer for CHARLES SANDEIYS FOREIGN CARS GRGCERY STORE i'The XVorld's Finest Quality Carsv Free Delivery Ford City 62-3163 825-7th Ave. Ford City, Pa. 1238-5th Ave. Phone 62-1771 The L. C. Flick Store PATCHIN,S Sherinin-VVillizuns Paints and Varnishes AMOCO STATION South McGrann P. O. Box 289 Ford City, Pa. 1701-4th Ave. Ford City, Pa. Phone 62-8091 Compliments ROHRER DRUG STORE "Accurate Prescription Service" of F. v. s1,oAN, P1-Op. OBADE CANDY COMPANY Kittafmings Pa- Cor. Market 81 jefferson Sts. Compliments of SCHEEREN and MEREDITH Blicrobe Hunters 105 l ELJER co. lX'Iakt-rs of Fine Plumbing Fixtures Since 1904 Factories at Salem, Ohio Ford City, Pa. Nlarysville, Ohio Coxigratulatious to tlic Compliments 50th graduating class of Ford City High School Ulu i LEO GALANIS National Brotherhood FQRD THEATRE of Operative Potters Ford City, Pa. Local :gi:102 106 To the Class of 1952 COHg1'i1'tlll2lti0IlS and our SIIILGIG Wishes for VOIII success In xour efforts from here 011 THOMAS FLYNN CO. xhDi'13Glld2ll7ilitf' Plus" PRQJFVI' 4 XVAYS dt By Saving Here! FORD CITY PHARMACY ARMSTRONG COUNTY BUILDING AND LOAN PRESCRIPTIONS ASSOCIATION HAGAN ICE CREAM Ford CIW- Pd' 107 FRIEDLANDDS Ford City Ladies, and Childrenis VVearing Apparel KLINGENSMITH MOTOR SALES C, A. Klingensmith C. F. Stivanson Sales DeSoto-Plymouth Service Dumont or Motorola Television 3rd Ave. and 7th St. Ford City, Pa. Phone 62-2231 HEILMAN AND BAILEY Ford City, Pa. Nunn Bush and Florsheim Shoes Ford Street Phone 62-2181 The ninth grade chorus presents u gift to Mr. Thompson. MARYS Ladiesi, Mens Childreifs Clothing Ford City, Pa. 1239-6th Ave. Rear Phone 62-2641 KLINCENSMITI-I DRUGS REXALL STORE 401 Ford St. Cor. Fourth Ave. Ford City, Pa. P1ieck's Ice Cream Phone 62-1101 VVe Deliver Congratulations to Class of 1952 DOSCPFS DARI-DELL Lunches Sandwiches Fountain Service Market St. Kittanning, Pa PEOPLES BANK OF FORD CITY, PA. Prompt. Courteous, Efficient Complete Banking Service Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Compliments CENTRAL SERVICE t. Bear NVheel Alignment 0 Brake and Carburetor Service Everything for the Automobile L. L. LIVENGOOD Corner 5th Ave. and Qtli St. NIANORVILLE PENNA. Phone 62-3171 Newspaper Magazines FOREMAN,S HARDWARE Greeting Cards Hardware - Appliances Records Stlltiouew Sporting Goods FQRD CITY NEWS 9:28-Fifth Ave. Phone 62 764l 109 Deposit your Money in the SAFE DEPOSUT 8. TUIE GUARANTY CO. Kittanning, Pa. Total Resources Over Ten Million Dollars Member Federal Reserve System Member Federal Deposit lnsurunee Corporation DOlNfS AUTO WRECKING R. D. :t,t3 Phone 42-4391 Kittunning PEOPLES RADIO SERVICE Your Armstrong County Television Dealer PHONE 42-2811 117 S. Ieflerson St. Kittanning SHUMAKER CHEVROLET CO. A Complete Service Under One Roof ANYTHING ON ANY AUTOMOBILE Tenth St. and Fifth Ave. Phone 62-1971 Ford City, Pa VALEK'S MEAT MARKET YVe Deliver 6th Ave. 251 10th St. Phone 62-2271 Ford City WALTER BALL 'ijewelerv Hamilton - Elgin - Boulevard 908-5th Ave. Ford City COWAN,S MARKET Groceries - Meats - Produce Across from the Football Field Phone 62-3903 Ford Cliff 1 Helen and Pat enjoy the roller coaster at Kennywood Compliments Compliments Of of HAZEL,S BEAUTY SHOP THE ARCADE Kittumliug L. H. NEVINS 81 CO. 251 Arch St. Phone 43-0221 Kittauning's Create-st Store Compliments of Compliments of H. E. ARNER BETTER DAIRY Lumber Dealer Sz Florist Hardware, Plumbing 61 Heating Phone 43-1531 Ford St. and Fifth Ave. Oak Avenue Kittanning, Pa 1 1'1 Mr. Wall filling the candy baskets for the student council salesmen Kermit Evans FOLCIK'S SERVICE STATION Corner of 4th Ave. and 4th St. FORD CITY F OULIS DRY CLEANING CO. "Home of Blue Ribbon Dry Cleaningv Compliments of GODDARD AND GOODHART Insurance of all kinds Dayton Phone 22R-3 q . I Ford City Klttalmmg Ford CIW Day 62-3111 Night 62-4444 Collqplilnelltg of 120 hihfket st. , Kittanning KAMERS BODY SHOP 1210 Third Ave. Phone 62-5153 Phone 43-8901 Compliments of CLAYPOOLE'S KENT IEWELERS The Diamond and Watch Center of Armstrong County Dial 43-7711 for the right time MEAT MARKET 924 Fifth Avenue Phone 62-2261 Ford City SPACE,S FRUIT MARKET FRESH FRUIT DAILY Fresh Roasted Peanuts Daily BRODYS Specialists in Ladies' Apparel Reynolds Block, Market St. Kittanning Penna. JOHN T. WATSON,S GENERAL STORE Ford City R. D. 2 Phone 62-7011 JAMES W. THOMPSON XVheel Alignment Brake Lining VVheel Balancing AXLES - VVHEELS - FRAMES STRAIGHTENED Grizzly and Scandinavia Rayhestos Industrial Friction Material Rr. 1203 - 4th Ave. Phone 62-2211 Compliments Undergraduates and Alumni of Have Preferred ASHE PRINTING CO. APPLE,S CLOTHES Ford City Penna. For 45 Years Congratulations Graduates Compliments p lg , Of 3 JUDGE S USED CARS TRI-COUNTY TYPEVVRITER CO. Phone 42-9982 Kittanning Phone 426543 341 Market St. Kittanning A warm fall clay und il happy senior high group. BUCKO,S MARKET Corner 4th Ave. 81 4th St. Phone 62-S771 Ford City, Pa. C1OIl1111ilNGI1tS LENZFS MODERN DRY CLEANERS AND TAILORS MAXINE'S 'iFashion Center For The Fashionable Missw KITTANNINC CROSSROAD SERVICE STATION Route 66 Ford City, Pa. Phone 62-3461 Yours for Happy Motoring Plant 354 Vine St. Phone 43-7471 Downtown Store 105 N. Jefferson St. Phone 42-S361 KITTANNING APOLLO MILLINC CO. Friendly Sincere Service Purina Chows Farm Supplies Flour - Feed - Crain Phone Apollo 72-3561 ,Rx THE PHOTOGRAPHS FOR THIS BOOK VV ERE M ADIC BY LEISTER STUDIOS Kittanning, Pa. Phone 42-3321 EVERYTHING PHOTOCHAPHIC Compliments ZIMMER,S of Ladies' 51 Cliildrcnk MCCONNELL SERVICE STATION CLOTHING Corncr 9th St. CSI 4th AVG. 133 Market St. Kittannin f Ford City Pvnna. Colnplinwnts CUmPli'm"'tS of of LIBERTO,S BEVERAGE THOMAS GROCERY I Ford City, Pa. Ford Citv Pennsylvania 1023-7th Ave. Phone 62-1301 115 MCNUTT AGENCY, INC. I. E. Wolfe, Mgr. Complete INSURANCE Service Compliments of P. I. OESTERLING Sz SON, INC. Butler, Pa. Manufacturers of McNutt Building Ford City SUNSIDE BETTER FEEDS Phone 62-2961 W. B. Mechling, Mgr. Ford City Good Luck WEBSTERIS JEWELRY 318 Market Street Alexander Hotel Kittanning, Pa. La MODA SHOPPE Smart Apparel for Ladies and Children Phone 62-6122 Compliments of FORD CITY LUNCH Phone 62-5794 Compliments of FORD CITY NATIONAL BAKERY Michael Lukowsky, Prop. 821-5th Ave. Phone 62-5444 '- ,. - -3- . ' v-' .' i If 'W ' V. Q mf, AMERICAN sLovAIc ' ww! Q y Ja' 8' Ag. " A g.,f'i I GENERAL MERCHANDISE Co. ,As Q' I P A y Groceries - Meats - Produce , I ' .xiii ,glv rl ,afii I ,. me V- r U I ,.,: V, H. DuPont Paints fe fps ' , lp FREE DELIVERY gp V eq p ' Elzl 701 Sixth Avenue Qfgi li I , Ford City, Pa. Phone 62-2361 Some junior high-ers at a pep rally. Compliments of VERES, GROCERY Ford City, Pu. 509-Ilth St. Phone 62-7111 STIVYS BARBER SHOP Proprietor-VVavne Stivason Evening Service Phone 42-5191 Kittunning R. D. :pil JOHN 1. DOWLING Specialized Carburetor and Ignition Service FORD CITY, PA. Official Inspection Station 5823 1406-4th Ave. Rear Phone 62-6592 ELDRED CHURCHILL GENERAL CONTRACTOR Phone 62-6142 721-4th Ave. FORD CITY, PA. New Floors Surfaced To Perfection Old Floors Made Like New LON H. O,DONNELL Compliments of FORD CITY FEED CO. Ieweler Phone 62-2321 Dealer in H. H' Vveylmim Bldg. La 1'1' o - Picgzeeirs- Richards Fertilizer Kffm"i11g, PH' 13th sf. Sz 31-d Ave. Fm-d City ALTMAN DRY CLEANER Deliverv Service Ford City 5th Ave. Ph. 62-1721 CRAVENOR,S GUN SHOP H 1111 ting and Fishing License GUNS - AMMUNITION - ACCESSORIES Box 147 McGrann, Pa. ,- 1 Compliments Compliments of ORB 81 KING CROCERY of Groceries - Meats Produce - Frozen Foods EINSTEIN 85 CAMPBELL FORD Cl,lFF Free Delivery Phone G2-2111 Kittamliug Electric Contracting Appliances Compliments PHONES - of Kittanning 42-3141 Ford City 62-3141 PECHANS BAKERY FORD CITY ELECTRIC CO. SCHIFFGENS ELECTRIC Home of EUef'lt"i Armstrong Conntyfs Newspaper of the Air Dial 1380 WACB Kittnnnin A radio station is a community asset 118 "MY BANKI To over 8,000 Armstrong Countiuns THE NATIONAL BANK OF FORD CITY Member Federal Reserve System Member Feclerul Deposit Insurance Corporation Compliments of TED HEILMAN BUS SERVICE Compliments of uXVllCI'P the Cung Meets to Eat after the Games" Delicious SUNDAES SODAS SANDXVICHES Phone G2-1021 Home of Ford City Teenage Club 904-4th Ave. Ford City ll9 1.1 THE MERCHANTS NATIONAL BANK. OF KITTANN ING Member Federal Reserve System Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation FITZGERALDQS IEWELRY Diamonds, Watches Class Rings "FIRST WITH THE LATEST, Phone 62-1011 Ford City, Pa. "THE HOLLOv Dairy Bar-B-Q Open Sat.-4:30 P.M to 2 A.M. Open Sun.-11:30 A. M. to IA. M. Open YVeek Days-4:30 P. M. to 1 A. M. Intersection of Ford City and Leechburg Rd. at McCrann Our color bearers as they march down the Held. ' Compliments of O. K. HEILMAN LASHER GARAGE E. H. WILLYS Sales and Service 417 O,Conner St. Phone 62-2841 Ford City 120 Kfpg gs? P' 5 E! 5 PITTSBURGH BRANCH Built to Serve You . . . Pictured above, Kurtz Bros. factory and warehouses along with the Pittsburgh Branch contain more than 112,000 square feet of floor space. Here, under one roof, your school annuals are printed, bound and covered. A plant built to serve your printing needs. KURTZ BROS. at W CLEARFIELD, PA. CREENLAWN NURSERY james E. Emtnoncls, Prop. Evergreens Shrubs Roses Fruit trees MANOR CHURCH AND ROSSTON ROAD Ford City R. D, 2 Phone 62-5933 Compliments of THE ARMSTRUNC COUNTY TRUST CO. Kittanning, Pa. Complete Banking Services Member Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation 121 TRIANCLE SERVICE STATION MEREDITH,S SERVICE STATION Quantity Quality Service Cas - Oil - Tires Batteries CARUSO BROS. Carretts Run Road MCC,-aim, pa. phone 62-7413 Kittanning R. D. I Phone 42-6226 Compliments of LEFKOFSKYS IOE,S ARMY AND NAVY STORE BlEN,S XVEAR Ulf ltls YVork or Dress Clothes lvc Have lt' Ford Street Ford City ll5 jellerson St. Kittunning MCHENRY 61 PAINTER, INC. lnsurance and Bonds Kittanning 236 Market St. Phone 42-2311 COOPER,S WORKINCMAN,S STORE 'clf it's boys, clothes, We have itf, Next to Peoples Bank FORD CITY FERGUSON BODY SHOP Body and Fender Work NVelding Complete Painting Bear Frame and VVheel Alignment AAA 24 hours towing PHONES Kittg. 42-4321 F. C. 62-3813 308 S. VVater St. Kittanning, Pa. j A611104 L l!8l"l70I'Z8 Ifll 0 Aegean! fl? f2I"0J4,C!! fda j'iI"8l'VLl! lVe especially Wish to express our thanks to Mr. Marsh and Mr. Miller, Whose assistance was invaluable, to Miss VVeaver, our very capable editorial adviserg to Miss DeHout, who efficient- ly supervised the management of the business staff, to Mrs. Hose Faulx, Miss Alice Steiner, Miss Besse Ekis, Mr. George Dupierreux, Mr. Hubert Rupert, and Mr, P. N. Ma1'sh, all of Whom con- tributed factual material for the Writing of our history, to the men of the faculty-Mr. Shaklev, Mr. Davis, Mr. McCoy, Mr. Caruso, Mr. Black. Mr. Gregory, Mr. Frick, Mr. Livengood, Mr. Lauffer, and Coach Rupert, the basketball team, Miss Bevington, the band, the majorettes, Miss Schoch, the cheerleaders-for their help With the benefit i'Student vs. Facultvv basketball game, to the faculty and students, who all helped bv their support to publish our yearbook. To those outside of school who assisted us, We Wish to express our thanks-to Mr. Hipp and Mr. Traut, from the engravers, to Mr. Wlyant, from the printers, to Mr. Leister, for his excel- lent Photography, to Mr. Rudy Falsetti, for his timely art suggestions. Y'Ve express our thanks to all the merchants, companies, and business houses Whose advertis- ing appears in this book. Their support is greatly appreciated. Wfe urge the student body and our other subscribers to patronize these advertisers Whose contributions have assisted us Hnancially. Last, but not least, We thank the citizens of the community, our mothers and fathers, who provided for our education and thus made the possible publication of the book. Trirexne Stail Top panel: 'l'llk'St' signs alnuonne-ed lhe opening ol lhe 'lll'l1'k'IllK' sales eainpaigng lsillll' oleloels sees the end ol another school clay, Lower panel: llarry shows one and all that he ean knit, loo, or is he knitting his eares auavg These students find that the library's magazine rack proxides entertainment, too. cr. The ws. are 123 ,!4lfLlfOgl"6Ll9 I5 r 9 is . JU gp aff! My lil ,rr 544555 is yy ,W ,Z ff 6, ' ffyfyf Wo WW! W WM ff- W ,Me ,wx e e Qi 0 hngravrngs .... ..........,,... O Pliotogruplly ,.., .,..,... U I Ping 4......,. .4,..,.. I Erie Engraving Eric, Pu. Lcister Studios Kittanning, Pu.. Kurtz Bros. Clearfield, Pa. CC CC P5 P5 !Q'inLLeo! Rkrenced Ar Lire Adfory Olive L. Hammond One Hundred Years of Progress m Education in Pennsylvania, a pageant A Pageant of Progress Armstrong County Historical Pageant Welhikhanna History Club Community Annals Class of 1927 The Caldron Classes - 1939 to 1951 Trireme 1 124 Nw 'Way .3 f"bi'Ly f gf "Z," 2 W4 ff W if , W+ff W fwnbjyf W fffwh Q WM M? H fb If 4 fiffrw W!3,gw W5 OYW , 'W XV W 5gy XKIWNQJ ! fd 4 ' f :rf QM A ag? jqkfwx ff "fff,f W FI- 0 Q '51 L f X NOYZA1,


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