Forest Grove Union High School - Optimist Yearbook (Forest Grove, OR)

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w i P r B F 1 ' 'Q 1' . fix H , ,X uf ' 1 "W ,s 4 WA ' 7 5 'f ff ww ii.. MX f 45 W 1-" if A 5' I" I I! . -ff? Y THE OPTIMIST Published by fu ASSOCIATED STUDENTS of FOREST GROVE UNION HIGH SCHOOL QQQEME Lp D iiifsfxw ,,,- pb " ,N Q jf Wir. 5 r -"QQ 'a '71 Nineteen Hundred Thirty-one Volume Eighteen CONTENTS ADMINISTRATION CLASSES ACTIVITIES ORGANIZATIONS ATHLETICS SCHOOL YEAR HUMOR Foreword A Japanese theme coinfbined with as va- ried a presentation of athletics, activities, eit Cetera-as we were able to innovate-is the completed 1931 Optimist. If the ebook recalls any pleasant remem- brainsces of this year-our efforts are re- warded in full. Opitmist Staff of 1931. Dedication To ye stalwart monitor, Coach Johnny Milton Watson, for the efforts expended and the results obtained in the years behind us we dedicate this book, the Volume XVIII Optimist, with a feeling of sincer- ity and respect. COACH JOHN WATSON N Editor's Appreciation The 1931 Optimist is the result of much thought and earnest effort. The editor Wishes to express her sincere appreciation and thanks' to the staff and to the Hicks- Chaftten Engraving company, the News- Times Publishing company, and the fae- ulty advisors for their help in compiling this book. ADMINISTRATION v J. P. MCGLASSON, Principal Q The Vallue of a. High School can only be measured in terms of its re- sults, and the results to be obtained are influenced and greatly affected by the facilities of the institution. We are now engaged in an expansion program, a program we trust commensurate with the educational needs of our community for the present and near future. This program not only includes more room and equip- ment but also such expansion of curriculum as will make the course of study more pllasticg a course that will lenld itself more adequately to indi-G vidual tastes and abilities. The vocational courses are constantly growing in popularity. There have been many requests for Manual Training and several students are particularly interested in art. The demand for commercial subjects indi- cates necessary expansion in this department. Each year the school is being more fully appreciated as a health agencyg an institution for the development of strong bodies as well as trained intellects. We firlly appreciate the value of an adequate physical education program for both girls and boys and arrangements are being made for this instruction. We are very grateful for the progress of this school and appreciate the privilege of having a part in its expansion and growth. This onward marclh is written year 'by year in eaclh volume of our Gptimist. Such a record is cherished by all who knwow our high school. To read the Optimist is to set the 'blood a-tingle, though time has slowed the pulse. J. P. McGlasson. Page Seven Nicholson Parkinson Watson Hines JOHN M. WATSON University of Oregon American History Head Coach MARY CATHERINE NICHOLSON Pacific University Latin English Public Speaking MARY A. PARKINSON University of Oregon Zook l Halvarson MHIS Thornburg F. L. HALVARSON Pacific University English Algebra World History Assistant Coach DORIS ZOQK Pacific University Typing English MILDRED MILLS Willamette University Bookkeeping English Shorthand Typing WILLIS R. HINES RUSSELL WRIGHT THORNBURY, Pacific University Chicago University General Science Earlham College American History Biology Chemistry Physics Page Eight Adams Baker Scott Arant McGlasson Graham Ferm Arant R. M. ADAMS W. L. ARANT Washington State College Oregon State College Smith-Hughes Agriculture ALICE G. BAKER University of Oregon French English LEONE M. GRAHAM Pacific University English Algebra Journalism J. P. McGLASSON Principal University of Oregon Oregon State College Pacific University Psychology Page Nine Assistant Principal Oregon State Normal Civics Latin General Science Commercial Arithmetic MARJORIE SCOTT Oregon State College Home Economics MYRTLE FERM Pacific University Algebra Geometry FRANCES DURAND ARANT Whitman Conservatory of Music Music The Peptimist By Edward Klemine Vigor, Vitality, vim and punch, T'hat's pep. Tlhe courage to act on a sudden hunch, T'hat's pep. The nerve to tackle the hardest thing, With feet that climb and hands that cling, And a heart that never forgets to sing, That's pep. Sand and grit in a concrete base, Thatls pep. A friendly smile in an honest face, T'hat's pep. T'he spirit that helps when another's down, That knows how to- scatter the darkest frown, That loves his neighbor and loves his town, Tlhatls pep. To say I will, for you know you can, T'hat's pep. To look for the best in every man, Tlhat's pep. To meet each withering knock-out blow, And come again because you know You've got the best of the whole blamed show, That's pep. Page Ten i K Hines Moist Furman Kiesel Senior Class First Semester Office Second Semester Russell Hines ..... ...... P resident ..... .... D ean Kiesel Melvin Hanes' ..... ....... V ice-President ...... Hazel Howell Mary Moist ............ Secretary-Treasurer .. .... Eunice Furman Virginia Fendall ..... ..... S tudent Council .... . . .Helen Propstra Arthur Markee' .... . . .Student Ciouncil .... ...... M elvin Ranes Phyllis Spelbrink. .. ..... Dloan Rejyorter .... .... P hyllis Spelhrink Lloyd Woodhouse ......... Optimist R eporter ......... Lloyd Woodliouse In 1928 the senior class of '31 starued four years of instruction at For- est Grove high. As freshmen they acq and began to take part in many activitdles. ired a knowledge of school affairs The sophomore year the number had dwindled, but not greatly, and they were back again to acquire creas es on the gray matter. "Nothing but the Truth" was they highlight of the junior year and was attended by a record-breaking crowd. During the third year one of the peppiest junior-senior banquets in ner was held commemorating St. Vale The senior play, "Oh, Kay," hacca the four years of activity of the forty- uate from Forest Grove Union High Shliiool. Page Eleven l I the historyof the oak leaf ban- ntine's day. aureate, and commencement, closed ne seniors--the first class to grad- Ellen Arnold HISTORY, MATHEMATICS. Graduated in 332 years5 French Club 45 Glee Club 4. Flora Barkley COMMERCE. Entered from Milwaukie 45 Girl Reserves 45 Class Basketball 45 Sen- ior Play. Roderick Buchanan MATHEMATICS. S t u d e n t Council 35 French Club 3, 45 Letterman's Club 3, 45 Hicks Club 1, 25 Basketball 3, 45 Baseball 3. Ella Castle SOCIAL SCIENCE. Entered from Timber 35 Junior Cham- ber of Commerce 35 Fashion Show 3. Virginia Fendall LANGUAGE. Board of Re- view 2, 3, 45 Glee Club 15 Operetta 15 X. Y. Z. Pro- gram 25 Junior Play 35 Class Vice-President 1, 35 Caesar Club Secretary-Treasurer 25 Caesar Club 2, 35 Class Vol- leyball 35 French Club 3, 45 Girl Reserves 2, 3, 45 Girl Reserves Treasurer 25 Stu- dent Council 45 Senior Play, Golf Club. Margaret Arnold HOME ECONOMICS. French Clubg Girl Reserves. Helen Boyles HISTORY. LANGUAGE. En- tered from Hillsboro 25 Stu- dent Council 35 Glee Club 35 Girls' Quartet 3, 45 Tourna- ment 3, 45 French Club 45 Girl Reserves 45 Operetta 3, 45 Orchestra 4. Bernice Buhman MATHEMATICS, LAN- GUAGES. Tennis Club 1, 2, 45 Girl Reserves 2, 3, 45 French Club 2, 3, 45 Caesar Club 2, 35 Girl Reserve Cab- inet 2, 3, 45 Class Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Varsity Basketball 25 Lettergirls' Club 2, 35 Student Council 35 County Tennis Champion 35 Class Volleyball 2, 35 Class Base- ball 1, 2 35 Baseball Mana- ger 35 Track 15 Senior Play5 State and County Typing Con- tests 4. Earl Charirey MATHEMATICS, HISTORY. Hicks Club 1, 25 Hicks Club Stock Judging Contest 25 VicefPresident of Letterman's Club 3 5 Vice-President of Jun- ior Chamber of Commerce 35 Nominating Committee 35 Student Council 35 President of Student Body 45 Football 3, 45 Lettermanls Club 3, 45 X.Y. Z. Program 35 Senior Play. Jeanette Friedman HISTORY. French Club 3, 45 Junior Chamber of Com- merce 3. Page Twelve Eunice Furman HISTORY. E n t e r e d from Troy Mills, Iowa 25 French Club 3, 45 Moan Staff Typist 45 Class Secretary-Treasurer 4. Martha Giltner HISTORY. SCIENCE. Class Vice-President 15 S t u cl e n t Council 35 Secretary-Treasun er of Class 35 Moan Staff 3, 45 Assistant Editor Moan 35 Optimist Staff 35 Optimist Editor 45 Delegate to O. S. C. 45 Lettergirls 2, 35 Letter- girls' President 35 Girl Re- serves 2, 3, 45 Girl Reserve Treasurer 45 Girl Reserve Secretary 35 Class Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Class Baseball 25 Varsity Basketball 25 X. Y. Z. Program 2, 35 Junior Play 35 Tennis Club 2, 45 Secre- tary-Treasurer Tennis Club 45 Caesar Club 2, 35 Caesar Club President 25 Nominating Committee 35 Senior Play. Russell Hines MATHEMATICS. Class Presi- dent 45 Activities Manager 45 Lettermarfs Club 2, 3, 45 Letterman's President 35 Let- terman's Vice-President 45 Football 2, 3, 45 Football Cap- tain 45 Basketball 3, 45 Base- ball 2, 35 French Club 3, 45 French Clubl Vice-President 35 Hicks Club 1, 25 Class Vice-President 25 Junior Play 35 X. Y.Z. Program 2, 35 Class Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Senior Play. Hazel Howell HOME ECONOMICS, COM- MERCE. Class Vice-Presi- dent 45 Girl Reserves 25 X. Y. Z. Program 4. Vernita Irmler SOCIAL SCIENCE. Girl Re- serves 35 Speed Ball Manager 15 Class Basketball 15 Grau- uated in 35 years5 Tennis Club 2, 3. Page Thirteen Harold Geiger SCIENCE, AGRICULTURE. Hicks Club 15 Future Farm- ers of America 2. Mildred Giltner HOME ECONOMICS. Girl Re- serve 1, 2, 3, 45 French Club 35 Junior Chamber of Com- merce 25 Basketball 15 Op- timist Typist 45 State Typing Contest 25 Vice-President ot Golf Club 4. Wilda Hoover MATHEMATICS. DOMESTIC ART. Girl Reserves 2, 3. Raymond H udson AGRICULTURE. E n t e r e d from Kalama High School 35 Future Farmers of America 4. George Jeys SOCIAL SCIENCE. Football 35 Basketball 2, 35 Letter- 1nan's Club 3, 45 Junior Chamber of Commerce 35 Jun- ior Play 35 Hicks Club 25 Class Basketball 1, 2, 3, 45 Class Baseball 1, 2, 3. l Wilma Kappel HISTORY. Basketball 1, 2, Class Basketball 1, 2, Stu dent Council 2, 3, X. Y. Z. Program 3, Girl Reserves 2, 3, 4, Track 1. Dean Kiesel SCIENCE, LANGUAGE. En- tered from Franklin High 3, Class President 4. Lyle Lee AGRICULTURE. Class Bas- ketball 1, 2, 3, 4, Class Base- ball 1, 2, 3, Varsity Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Lettermen's Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Lettermenls Ser- geant at Arms 2, 3, Student Council 3, Executive Com- mittee 3, Hicks Club 1, 2, Future Farmers of America 3, 4, Class President 3. Arthur Markee MATHEMATICS, SCIENCE. Entered from Timber High 2, French Club 4. Mary Moist COMMERCE, HISTORY. En, tered from Gresham 2, Class Vice-President 2, Girl Re- serves 2, 3, 4, Secretary Girl Reserves 2, French Club 2, 3, 4, Student Council 2, X.Y. Z. Program 2, Class Basketball 2, 3, 4, Class Volleyball 2, Class Baseball 2, County Typing Contest 2, State Typ- ing Contest 2, French Club President 3, Girl Reserve Vice-President 3, 4, Junior Chamber of Commerce 3, Class Secretary-Treasurer, 4, Optimist Staff 4, Delegate to O. S. C. 4. Agnes Kelley HISTORY. Ronald LaMont MATHEMATICS. Optimist Manager 3, 4, Junior Chamber of Commerce 3, 4, Student Council 3, 4, Delegate to Or- egon 4, X. Y. Z. Program 3, Tennis Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Exec- utive Committee 3, 4, French Club 1, 2, 3, 4, Property Manager Junior Play 3, Se- nior Play. Iola Lyda MATHEMATICS. J u n i 0 r Chamber of Commerce 3, Caesar Club 3. Alice Miller COMMERCE. Student Body Treasurer 4, Junior Chamber of Commerce 3, Re-entered from Hillsboro 2. Donald Mundorff MATHEMATICS, HISTORY. Re-entered from Hillsboro 3, Class Baseball 3, 4, Tennis Club 4. Page Fourteen Muriel Nolan HISTORY. Entered from Ya- colt High 45 Girl Reserves 4. Helen Propstra LANGUAGE. Girl Reserve President 35 Girl Reserve 2, 3, 45 Moan Staff 3, 45 French Club 45 Junior Chamber of Commerce 2, 35 Student Council 2, 45 Class Basketball 1, 45 Baseball 15 Volleyball 25 Tennis Club 25 Caesar Club 25 Glee Club 35 Oper- etta 35 X. Y. Z. Program 2. Virgil Redetzke AGRICULTURE. Glee Club 3, 45 Hicks Club 1, 2, 3. Robert Ross HISTORY. E n t e r e d from Goldendale 2. Anne Schendel HISTORY. Girl Reserves 2, 3, 45 French Club 1, 2, 3, 45 Junior Chamber of Com- merce 2, 35 Lettergirls' Club 2, 35 Pep Club 45 Junior Play 35 X. Y. Z. Program 25 Bas- ketball 3, 45 Track 15 Yell Queen 2. Page Fifteen Alfild Nordgren HOME ECONOMICS. Basket- ball 15 Girl Reserves 3, 4. Melvin Ranes MATHEMATICS. Entere cl from Seaside 25 Student Council 2. 45 School Banker 45 Optimist Reporter 35 Tennis Club 2, 3, 45 Junior Chamber of Commerce 35 Ticket Manager of Junior Play 35 X. Y. Z. Program 4. Helen Ross SOCIAL SCIENCE. Entered from Goldendale 25 Caesar Club 25 Girl Reserves 4. Kay Russell SOCIAL SCIENCE. Entered from Queen Anne High School, Seattle 45 Graduated Mid-See mester. H unter Schermerhorn MATHEMATICS, SCIENCE. French Club 2, 3, 45 Stage Manager Junior Play 35 Stage Manager Operetta 4. Phyllis Spelbrink MATHEMATICS, LAN- GUAGE. Class Treasurer 1, 2, 35 Class Secretary 2, 35 Orchestra 1, 2, 3, 45 Tourna- ment Soloist 3, 45 Student, Council 15 Girl Reserve Vice- President 35 Moan Reporter 45 French Club 3, 4. Glenn Sweeney SCIENCE, HISTORY. Class President 15 Class Vice-Pres- ident 15 Moan Reporter 15 Optimist Reporter 15 Student Council 25 French Club 1, 2, 35 French Club President 25 Vice-President French Club 25 Tennis Club 1, 2, 35 Ten nis Club President 2, 35 Let- termen's Club 1, 2, 35 Bas- ketball 1, 2, 35 Football 35 Class Basketball 1, 2, 35 Class Baseball 1, 25 Yell King 25 Athletic Manager 35 Exec- utive Committee 35 Optimist Staff 25 Operetta 1, 2, 35 Glee Club 1, 2, 35 Boys' Quartet 2, 35 Tournament Soloist 2, 35 X. Y. Z. Pro- gram 25 Graduated in SLQ years. Paul Wescott SCIENCE, MATHEMATICS, HISTORY. Student Coun- cil 3. Lloyd Woodhouse MATHEMATICS. S t u d e n t Council 15 Class Baseball 1, 2, 35 Junior Chamber of Commerce 35 French Club 1, 2, 3, 45 Class President 2, 35 Class Secretary-Treasurer 25 Optimist Staff 3, 45 Nom- inating Committee 45 Junior Play 35 Class Optimist Re- porter 45 X. Y. Z. Program 35 Tennis Club 3, 45 Senior Play. Donald Stewart SOCIAL SCIENCE. Hicks Club 15 X. Y. Z. Program 25 Moan Manager 35 Glee Club 3, 45 Operetta 3, 45 Delegate to Oregon 35 Junior Play 35 Tennis Club 35 Pep Club 4. Leona Tompkins COMMERCE. Entered from Des Moines, Iowa, 25 Girl Re- serves 35 County Typing Con- test 35 Moan Staff 35 Moan Editor 45 Delegate to Oregon 45 Student Council 4. Susan White LANGUAGES. Glee Club 1, 2, 3, 45 Operetta 1, 2, 3, 45 Tournament 1, 2, 3, 45 Junior Play 35 X. Y. Z. Program 25 Girl Reserves 1, 2, 3, 45 Caesar Club 25 Senior Play. James Yeomans MATHEMATICS, HISTORY. Entered from Franklin High, Seattle, 35 Class Vice-Presi- dent 35 Junior Play 35 French Club 3, 45 Optimist Staff 45 Basketball 45 Class Basket- ball 45 X. Y. Z. Program 35 Tennis Club 3, 45 Junior Chamber of Commerce 45 Golf Club Secretary 45 Se- nior Play. Richard Zimmerman MATHEMATICS. E n t e r e d from Carlton High 25 Hicks Club 25 Lettermen's Club 2, 3, 45 Athletic Manager 45 Nominating Committee 35 Baseball 2, 3, 45 Operetta 45 Class Basketball 2, 3, 45 Class Baseball 2, 3, 45 Glee Club 45 Track 3, 45 Executive Committee 4. Page Sixteen Senior Prophecy The Moon was shining from the sky, h He shone upon the earth, The iMan in the Moon was gazing, But his View was olistrueted hy girth. He strained his eyes and raised his brows But nothing could he see. At last he said, "l'rn getting old, I'm getting I'at,l' said he. 'LI shouldn't have calten so much green cheese, l'm so fat I can hardly see. Now never again will I get to View 'Wl1at's llappeinling down in F. Gfl .lust then a rocket zoomed from the earth, Manned only by ltulssell Hines, It came to rest in a field of green cheese, The airport of the Moon so fine. Russell hopped out and said, "Hello, I'm from old F. G. you know." Moon was as happy as he could be, And he laughed loud and long in glee. For here was someone to help l1im, He could find what he wanted to know, This good man from F. G. could tell him VVhat had happened down below. Russell was surprised when he looked down And saw his chums of the Senior class. But they both were glad to hear the news And find what had come to pass. That famous lad with the mustache ls now in Dilley slinging halsh. Earl Chartrey you should recognize By the funny look in lis dark brown eyes. Virginia Fendall leads a dog's life, Her days are filled with Qonstant strife. She has a home for eats and dogs, But, absolutely, no dirty hogs! Page Seventeen A shy little lass called Jeanette QYOu know that she wouldn,t petlj Now has husbands fat least a dozenl And has money to burn and to bet. Now here ils something you'd never guess, But to you I will confess, 'I"ha't shy school girl called Helen Boyles At lion taming-toils and toils. Donald Stewart has a hardware store And maybe you think it isn't a bore, He gets up at six every day And goes to work anyway. Lloyd Woodhouse is a grocery clerk And, gracious, how that boy can work. He soon will be the manager- And, who knows, perhaps the owner. A famous clown is Melvin Ranes, All other ones he puts to shame? He is a conltortionist, too, And there is nothing he canft do. Virgil Redeitzke ifs a sailor now, He said ftlhat Pekin was a wow- He spent some time in Sing Sing, too, But really he prefers the zoo. The chemistry shark of high school days Is famous for his taking ways, But hifs gain is now your lossg Now this lad's name is Robert Ross. A pair that you Will surely remember Is Anvne Sdhendel and her little flivverg Anne now drives a huge Roll's-Royce- The stock market made her money twice. Gaze upon yon picture of Phyllis Spelbrink 2 S'he's gone to Africa to find the mistsing link. But I'm afraid she's lost for good, Maybe they'll find her in the wood. A champ we have is little Glenn, He fights the toughest and biggest men. There isn't a man he cannot lick And he is kno-wn als "Dead Eye Dick." Page Eighteen Page Nineteen In far off China lives a dame, Peggy Tompkins is her name. She sings and dances because she is free And fishes for pearls out of the Ssea. Do you recognize our little Helen? She toe dances for Blaster lNIeClellen. Why-she dances before the king- And is as well known as Capone and his ring. There is a man of some account. Of money he has an amount. Hunter iis this fellow's name, And yet he is still the same. Mary Moist is a petite purchaser, She buys tons of svillks and fur, Her salary does not exceed her fame, For breaking heartlsi sfhe is to blame, A barber who specializes on, sheep, Oh, deah, this is too good to keep, George Jeys is this person's name And he thinks life rather tame. Wilma Kappel is a graduate nurse, When patientis have pains she does A little arsenic she will give 'em So you'll see 'them all in heaven. her worst 5 An "A" number one reporter And Oregon's famous daughter, Is Agnes Kelly, a writer jolly, Who tells of other peoples' folly, Make room for that famous star- She's known from near and also far, This popular lstar Whose name is Mart Is in the films getting a starit. Look out for Arthur Markee, aye! aye! He is a gunman bold they say. He has a palace fit for a king And Royalty he there will bring. Barkley with the first name Flora, Really isnyt a dumb Dora- And she's known the world around For her famous reducing compound. i Alice Miller is a bulsiness woman-'and howl She owns all the stocks in the National bank now, First as cashier, then vice-president, She now has the price for llepsodcnt. Donald Mundorff is the lad, KNOW don't think this very sadl He took a trip to Mars orie spring And there he stayed to be their king. One of the greatest educators of 1993 Is a small girl called Muriel, Now directress of a school For children who wonit mind the rule. Alfild Nordgrcn is a teathew- Thank goodness not another preacher- She teaches physicls at O. S. C. And soon will get a big degree. We understand a frirl naincd Helen Ross 8 l Is a great lawyer and her own boss, Sheis talked and talked in many a ease And wears menls' clothes instead of lace. Do you reinember' a maiden named Kay? She sure has made 'the gold dirt pay. But she was known to be erratic And now siheis living in an attic. l A millionaire trapeze artist is A chap whom we knew as a whiz, Dean Kiesel he is known by name And oin, the high bars heis found fame. The editor of a metropolitan paper-- Wllilfll one-we'll let you ask your neigh Is a lad with hair of coppery hue- Ronald LaMont, he has freckles, too. Lyle Lee, another with carroty curls, Can a discus Z1 quarter mile hurl, Naturally he is an Olympic champ And never bothers nor gives a rap. Iola Lyda is a dietitian And works in a faxnouis kitchen, She cooks the foods that you should eat And for her skill, she can't be beat. bor Page Twenty VVhen Rod graduated from high school To show l1e was not quite a fool, He took a course in salesmanship And now at rseflling he's a, pip. The Arnold sisters for their skill Of dancing 2000 hours without a spill, Won fame in this famous marathong Now the New York stage theyire dancing on The lad that you knew as Geiger Is now a famous old miserl He hals more money than Henry liorrd, And guards his treasure with a sword. Bernice Buliman, everyone knows, Is travelling tl1e world selling silk hose, But it is rumored, far and wide, That she is thinking of being a bride. That studiouls girl we knew as Ella Now l1as changed her name 'to Ste-lla. Sl1e is a beautiful parlor clerk And is sometimes a soda jerk. The church Was quiet and filled to the hrimg Everyone present was singing a hymn. It was no one hut Eunice Furman Who was waiting to give her famouks sermon. A popular mannequin is Madame Mildred, She sells gowns to the "four hundredf' At night she dances miles and miles And is always cheerful with ready smiles. Wilda Hoover, a student of psychology, Is now studying musicologyg She makes phonograph records 'hy the dozens, And sings over the radio with l1er cousins. A mislsionary we had in our elassa Hazel Howell was the charming lass'- She is now in Africa dark and wild Giving permanents to children mild. Graham BTCNQIIHCC has nothing on usg Why should. anyone make a fuss? Raymond Hudson is his proud successorg No doubt you'll like him very much better. . ,....,. .. l Page Twenty one Vernita Irrnler fthis is too sad to tellj Decided that she would dig a well. She dug and dug and is today Down in China far away. Susan is a paper flower' makerg She has risen from this to an undertaker, She sold her wares upon the streetg Many people came for this little treat. Sftop, look and listen-is that James? Why, he,s a boatman on the river Thames. He never does seem 'to 'tireg As well as rowing, he playrs a lyre. Paul is seen in yonder shop Making bottles and bottles of pop, He seems very happy with this, He's a kind boy We surely miss. Zimmerman has sailed the seas, He goes from port to port with tea. They say he is quite a seafaring' man, And has brought from China fan after fan. "Goodbye,,' said Russell, "I must be off. Itls late and lim due at home, But I'll come back and see you again Next time I chance to roam." "Well," said Moon, "you've taken me back To the good old days of yoreg If I doin"t get skinny come back again And tell me a Whole lot more." "Tlhey're a peppy bunch," thought Mr. Moon. And of course We agree with him, May the Senior class of '31 Tackle life with their presenlt vim! w Page Twenty-tivo senior Wan i WE the SENIOR cwlass of the Forest Grove High School, in the Year of our Lord Nineteen Hundred and Thirty-on-e, being in full possession and ownership of our numerous faculties, and being of sound mind and body, DO ORDAIN this will and tesltament, in which we bequeath, bestow and otherwise appropriate the following from among our many possessions to the classes and individuals als herein specified. FIRST: WE do hereby appoinft the .IANITOR OF FOREST GROVE HIGH SCHOOL as Executor of this Will, to act withowt bond, and with full power according to law. SECOND: To the overjoyed faculty we leave memories of long hours after school, 'tedious test papers and hand tinlted report cards. THIRD: To the JUNIORS we leave our placelsi in assembly and most envied privileges. Also our dignified manner to be used as an exam- ple to the Underclassmen. FOURTH: To the SOPHOMORES, our humility and meekness. FIFTH: We leave to the FRESHMEN our surplus supply of De- porrtmenlt, if any. V AS INDIVIDUALS: I, MARGARET ARNOLD, leave my supply of hairpirns to Dorothy Har- din. I, FLORA BARKLEY, leave my joking way to Emmaline Redetzke. I, HELEN BOYLES, leave my vocal talent to- Cecil Easley. I, RODERICK BUCHANAN, leave my ability to get tardy slips to Vir- ginia F ish. I, ELLA CASTLE, leave for my Professor. I, EARL CHARTREY, leave my "Idees" to the incoming President of the student body. I, VIRGINIA FENDALL, leave my modest ways to Betty Bro-wn. I, JEANETTE FRIEDMAN, 'leave noltihingg I take it all with me. I, EUNICE FURMAN, leave my typing abiility to Bud Smith. I, HAROLD GEIGER, leave my Adam's Apple to Erma VVolfe. I, MARTHA GILTNER, leave Eldon. I, MILDRED GILTNER, leave my giggle to anyone who needis muscular development. I, RUSSELL HINES, leave an empty space that is hard 'to fill. I, DEAN KIESEL, will difstrifbute my books of popular fiction and mag- azine isltories equally and jointly to Thelma Cornelius and Betty VVise to be read during sftudy periods. I, HAZEL HOWELL, leave for no good reason. CDuck, here comes an egg plarftlj I, GEORGE JEYS, do 'hereby leave my sunny dispolsiition to J. P. Page Twenty-three L L L L L L L L L L L L I: L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L RAYMOND HUDSON, do leave my sister Marie. If she is not so per- fect as I, it isn't my fault. RONALD LAMONT, leave with my mind in a turmoilfhlary Ellen- Betty BW1Elizabeth P --P ???? MELVIN RANES, leave my place as "chief silencer" on the Timber bus to Donald Hefner. VIRGIL REDETZKE, leave with unuttei-able thoughts and a long high school record. X , , HELEN ROSS, leave my angelic disposition to Bill Britton. KAY RUSSELL, leave 4 one's to Puffy Poor-man for future use. , ANNE SCHENDEL, leave my sweet temperament to Alex McDonald. HUNTER SCHERMERHORN, leave my horse-laughs to Buddy Miller and trust he will distribute them with discretion. PHYLLIS SPELBRINK, leave with my violin. DON STEVVART, leave four good books to someone who can use them and will. PEGGY TOINIPKINS, leave my lightning speed to Bob Young to be used in Basketball. ' PAUL WESCOTT, leave my blushes to Virginia Armfield. ROBERT ROSS, leave quietly. LLOYD WOODHOUSE, leave my dignity to Rodney McDonald. VERNITA IRMLER, leave my curly golden hair to Bert Marcum. GLENN SWEENEY, leave a long list of achievements to some needy rookie. WILDA HOOVER, leave my great stature to Harold Shearer. JAMES YEOMANS, leave the chemisitry stockro-om to some other vic- tim. AGNES KELLY, leave Psychology with regret and I hope due credit. RICHARD ZIMMERMAN, leave my razzberry horn, to some other razzberry hound. l SUSAN WHITE, leave my beautiful! singing voice for the good of the school. ELLEN ARNOLD, leave by luck and hard work. BERNICE BUHMAN, leave my bookkeeping ability to the next man- ager. VVILMA KAPPEL, leave my baby stutter to Duncan Macleod. LYLE LEE, leave my tiny feet to Howard Robertson. ALICE MILLER, leave my rose-colored lips to Kenneth Marshall, for future use. IOLA LYDA, leave my periods of i'Golden Silence" to Carl LaFollett. ARTHUR MARKEE, leave my gentle and modest ways to Mabeith Sadler. MARY MOIST, leave my powdered profile to Shirley Kurtz. DONALD MUNDORFF, leave my graceful stride to Lewis Clark. MURIEL NOLAN, leave my independence to some clinging vine. ALFILD NORDGREN, leave my winning ways with the boys to Eva Smith. HELEN PROPSTRA, leave my soft sweet voice to Ralph Barkley. Page Twenty-four Page Twenty-five Rinehart lVIcClelluncl Shearer Stribich' First Semester Margaret Stribich. . . Eldon Bailey ....... Duncan Macleod .... Elizabeth McClelland ...., Virginia Armfield ..., . . . Ronald Baldwin .... Lilly Mae Crowthers f .... , Thelma Cornelius .... Junior Officers Office , . . . .President . . . . Vice-President .... . . ....Secretary. . .. ....Treasurer........ .Student Council. .Student Council. .Moarz Reporter. Second Semester . . . . .Harold Shearer . . . .Anthony Kilburg . .Elizabeth Rinehart .Elizabeth McClelland ..,....,..DeEtte Johnson .. . . . . .Eldon Bailey Lilly Mae Crowthers Optimist Reporter. . ..... Thelma Cornelius Page Twenty-sin: Junior Activities "Hurry, Hurry, Hurry," the class play, was a decided milestone in the three years of study and enjoyment of the students, Whose numbers make up the junior class. The excellent junior-senior banquet was a direct re- sult of the success of this production., Seventy-five students comprise the class and although it is a decrease from the freshmen days, no class is more active in athletic and student body affairs. The juniors had five men on the basketball team and eleven lettermen which is an achievement of some account. , Page Twenty-seven l 'Thurston First Semester Gilbert Schultz.. Eunice McGlasson . . . . . Virginia Ralston . lVIalflWyn Evans . Thelma Heisler. . . Frank Roberts . . . . . Virginia Fisli .... Betty Brown. . . Evans l Ralston Schultz Sophomore Officers Ufffce , w . ...... President. . . .Vice-Presidtfnf. . ....Seoretar'g. . .. .Student Coztncit. .Student Council. .. . . . Moon Reporter . Optimist Reporter. . Treasurer ....... . Second Semester . . .Gilbert Schultz . . . . . .Frank Roberts .Genevieve Shearer . . Charles Thurston . . .Thelma Heisler . . .Maldwyn Evans . . . .Virginia Fish . . .Betty Brown Page Twenty-eight 1 l 1 l Sophomore Activities Initiatinag the largest class of freshmen in the annals of Forest Grove high school gave the sophomores a rare treat. The initiation was held in the gym. during an assembly and was very interesting if not instructive. Refreshments were served after the initiation to all the students. The sophomores were interested in all sports and took part in all the ticket sales and other campaigns this year. On dress up day the sophomores Won several individual prizes and later put on an assembly that was not lacking in originality and humor. Participating in the annual X. Y. Z. program was the closing activity of the year. The sophomore stunt for this program was selected by two out of three judges as the best. Page .Twenty-nine Fish First Semester Dorothy Fish .... Reed Fendlall ...... Evelyn Ahlgren Lucille Stribiclh Ruth Buchanan. Charles Stewart .... Robert Cody. . . Jane Giltner. . . Bennett Stribi Freshman Utiicers Office . . . Presidenft . . . . . . . Vice-President. . . . . . ....Secretary........ .....Treasureir....... . . . .Student Council. . . . . . . . .Student Council. . . ......Moan Reporter. . .. .. . . .Optimist Reporter. .. Mary . Mary Rinehart Second Semester Stanton Bennett . . . .James Price Louise Rinehart Louise Rinehart . . .. Betty VVise . . .Reed Fendall . . .Robert Cody . . .Jane Giltner i Page Thirty l i Freshman Activities The largest class enrolled! That is one thing. An enthusiastic group is another. Since the freshman initiation, which was unique and entertain- ing-especially for the participants,fthis class has been a part of F. Gr. high. Well represented in athletics, taking part in every activity, and sup- porting their school at all times, has made the freshmen the class of the fu- ture. The X. Y. Z. program was the first appearance of the freshmen in public and their offering was appreciated for its cleverness and "different" qualities. The freshmen gave a clever assembly during the first semester which showed them to be a talented class and able to give interestiiag entertain'- ment. 1 1 Page Thirty-one Page Thirty-two 4 Shearer Miller Cornelius Chartrey Sweeney Stribich - Planes Hines Dyke Tompkins Giltner LaMont U Student Bocly Ottlcers First Semester Earl Chartrey. . . Thelma Cornelius Margaret Stribich .... . Alice Miller ..... Melvin Ranes .... . ......... Banker .... . Glenn Sweeney. . . . . . . . Russell Hines . . . Martha Giltner. . . Ronald LaMont. . Leona Tompkins .... . . . Walter Dyke ..... Lloyd Abrams .... . . Bud Smith ..... Page Thirty-three X Office ...Presirtent ..... .Vite-Pregsident. . . ....Sea-retarg. . .. . . ..... Treasurer. . . Athletic Itlanager. . Activities Manager ..... Second Semester . . . .Earl5 Chartrey . . .Harold Shearer .Margaret Striloich . . .l. . .Alice Miller . . ..Melyin Ranefs . . iGlen1i Sweeney .Elizabethi Rinehart .Optimist Editor. . . .... lMartha Giltner Optimist Manager . ..M0an Editor. .. .Mean Manager. .. . .Rooter King. . .. . .Rooter . . . . .Ronald LaMont . .Leona :Tompkins . . . . .Walter Dyke . . . .Lloyd Abrams ......Bud Smith LaMont Giltner Cornelius Woodhouse Yeomans Stribich Armfield Bailey Nicholson Moist Giltncr Araut l Optimist Staff Martha Giltner. . Ronald LaMont ..... Lloyd Woodllouse Eldon Bailey .... James Yeoimans. . Thelma Cornelius Margaret Stribich. . . . . Virginia Armfield Duncan Macleod. Mildred Giltner ..... . . Mary Moist ...... '. . . . Catherine Nicholsonu. . . W. L. Arant ......... .. . Editor-irt-Chiej .........Zllc1'nager . . . .ilxsistant Editor . . . .Athletics Editor . . .flrrtivitiffs Editor Art Editor Editor .Organizations .... . .Hzcrzzor Editor .Staff Photographer ............Typist . . . .Faculty Advisor . . .Faculty Advisor Page 11 Lrty four Dyke Tompkins James Bailey Poorm an Propstra Giltner Kurtz Furman Graham on ay ournlng oan M d M ' M First Semester Leona Tompkins Walter Dyke .... Duncan Macleod ......... Lucille James .......... Office Editor-in-chief .... . . . Manager ...... .Assistant Editor .... . . .Circulation Manager. . . Eldon Bailey, Walter Pooriman . .Athletics ..... . . Shirley Kurtz ................ Personals .... . Martha Giltner ...,......... Proof Reader .... . Eunice Furman, Helen Propstra.Tgpist .............. Leone M. Graham .......... Faculty Ad-visor ........ L Page 'Thirty-fi've Second Semester Lerrnea Tompkins . . . . . . .VValter Dyke .Duncan Macleod . . .Lucille James . . .Eldon Bailey . . .Shirley Kurtz . .Martha Giltner . Helen Propstra eone M. Graham Sweeney Spelbrinlc Baldwin Smith MacMillan Woodford Fish James Beyles Tournament Soloists i Gertrude Smith ....,........ i ..................... Girls, High Voice "My Love Rode Byl'-Calbraith Dorothy Fish .... ............................ G irls, Medium Voice "Wings"-D'Hardcl0t Dorothy James .............. l .......... V ............ Girls' Low Voice Shadows Across My Heart -Flick Third place Ernest MacMillan ................................ Boys' High Voice "I Just Stay Home"-Hoffmeister Glenn Sweeney ................................ .Boys' Medium Voice "The Blind Plouglunann-C'Iarke VValter Baldwin ................................... Boys, Low Voice "The Armourls SOHg,,lD6KOUC7l Carolyn VVoodforcl ............................. . . .Piano "Liebestraum"-Liszt Ruth Boyles. . . ........... , ...................... . . .Violin CAD N "Concerto in A Minoru-Accaloy Phyllis Spelbrink ................................ ..... V iolin CBD , 'KSleepy Hollow Tune',-Kountz Third place Page Thirty-six Sweeney Abrams , Schultz Tmilgklns Robertson Fish McGlzzsson James White Clark U S ' H on Ia OPE RE TTA Directed by Mrs. Frances Durand Arafat A group of American college students, led by Sonia Markova, gave a surprise party for Professor Smythe, which is interrupted by Sonia's aunt, Miss Mayflower, who is greatly shocked by the frivolity of college life. Sonia, having never seen her father, receives a letter saying he is alive in a Siberian prison and if the money is sent he will be released. She de- cides to go to Russia herself and find her father. Upon the arrival of herself afnd a group of college students in Russia, theicastle is so inspiring that theyldecide to stage the musical comedy which they had planned to present at thie college. Pat Dunn Who is in love with Sonia, overhears a plot to have Gount Ginwhisky impersonate Soniafs fa- ther, and waylays him, affectinglthe disguise for himself. When a Bel-- shevik revolt breaks out it is thoiight to be the rehearsal of the play, and pandemonium results. Pat ,finally unravels the mystery, finds Count Markova, and wins the reward for himself and Sonia. . , Q. CHARACTERS CIn order of their appearancej lvfaurice-A college sophomore .................. Sally-A campus belle ........... ........... . Peggy-A colleen co-ed .......................... Pat Dunn-Football captain and regular fellow .... Ajariah Smythe+Professor of Oriental Philosophy. Sonia Markova-Queen of the campus ........... Veda Veronal-In the cosmetic line .............. Boris Ivenuff-A Russian by adoption ........... Count Ginwhisky-A no-account Russian nobleman. . Droslky-A Cossack officer ..................... Sergeant of U. S. Marines ...................... Page Thirty-seven Howard Tompkins . . . . . . .Mildred Clark .Eunice McGlasson Martha Mayflower-Sonia's aunt and guardian ....... . . . . .Susan White . . .Glenn Sweeney . . .Gilbert Schultz . . . .Dorothy Fish . ..... Luclille James . . . . . . .Lloyd Abrams .Howard Robertson ..........Paul Mays . . . .Donald Stewart Girls' Glee Club "Down in the Dewy Dellv-Smart Second place Miles Boyles McG1asson Girls' Quartet "A11ah's Holiday"-Friml Smith Page Thirty-eight Boys' Glee Club HA Song of Ships',--Flagler First place MacMillan Sweeney Robertson Abrams Boys' Quartet "M0w'ing' Along"-Zameenik Second place Page Tllirty-nine Yeomans Woodhouse Baileyl Hines LaMont Chartrey Buhman Giltner Fendall White Barkley Senior Play Directed by Bliss Ferm and Miss Graham "OH, KAYU-By Adam Applehucl The laughing hit of the year- A sort of mystery play with something doing every minute in the way of thrills, surprises and laughs. There are no dead bodies falling out of closets, no gorillas, bats, spiders, or other repulive things running around, but therefs- plenty of exciteineiit and strange things happen before your eyes. The play centers around the disappearance of "Gr'am's,' jewels and other strange happenings. "Gramp" and "Gram" provide a couple of hun- dred laughs and Kay Millis is the enterprising girl detective who helps solve the mystery. Art and Edith are emmeshed in the "tangled threads of mystery," as are the entire caslt-including Alice Borden, Jim Hayes, and Fred Alden, all friends of the family, who have a strange part in the plot. The Black Terror, himself, who causes all the trouble, is an elusive character. Mr's. Whitman is the daughter of Griarnp and Gram and is continually striving to keep peace between them. Captain Whitman, her husband, ap- pears as a victim of the Black Terror, but everything is HO. Kf' at the conclusion. THE PLAYERS Edith Whitman ..................... Martha Giltner Evelyn Whitman, her mother ............ Susan White Arthur Wllitman, her brother ............ Eldon Bailey Captain George Whitnian, her father .... Russell Hines "Gram" Pembroke ....,............ Bernice Buhman Alice Borden ....... .... F lora Barkley The "Black Terror". . ..... Earl Chartrey "Gramp" Pembroke ..... ...James Yeornanws Jime Hayes ............... .. .Ronald LaMont Kay Millis, the detective .... ..... V irginia Fendall Fred Alden .............. .. .Lloyd Woodhouse Page Forty Dyke Marcum Kilburg Vaanauen Abrams Rinehart Stribich MacCampbell McClelland Junior Play Directed by Bliss Nicholson and Miss Mill.s HHURRY! HURRY! HURRYV' The story is based on the will of an eccentric aunt. lt stipulates that her pretty niece, Floy Hooker, must be affianced before she is twenty-one and married to her fiance within a year, if she is to inherit her spinster rel- ativels millions. Mr. Hooker fails to tell his daughter about the will, so that she may make her choice without other consideration than that of true love. On the evening which will see her reach twenty-one, Mr. Hooker returns home with the news that he is about to fail in business. The only way out is for Floy to become engaged that evening. The whole family go about the bus- iness of trying to bring about her engagement. The younger brother, Stee- phen, wishes her to become engaged to a college chum of his, Ted Stone, who is the amusing character of the play, especially in his scene with Rita the maid, and who later becomes quite interested in Letitia Brown, a pretty friend of Floyis. Mr. and Mrs. Hooker wish it to be .lack Crandall, a friend from Texas. To save her family from poverty Floy announces her engagement to Aloysius Bartholomew. Slhe soon breaks this engage ment, however, and just before midnight Stephen advances the clock and leaves, returning with Mr. Crandall. Believing it to 'be too late for her to receive the money, Floy becomes engaged to Jack for love alone, however, not until after their engagement does the clock strike twelve. CAST , Mr. Hooker .......................... Bert Marcum Mrs. Hooker .... ......... M argaret Stribich Floy Hooker ...... .... L ou Rhea MacCampbell Stephen Hooker .... .......... W alter Dyke Letitia Brown ......... . . .Elizabeth McClelland Aloysius Bartholomew .... ....... P aul Vaananen Jack Crandall ........ ...... L loyd Abrams Ted Stone ..... .... A nthony Kilburg Rita ......... . . .Elizabeth Rinehart Page Forty-one My Love l Anonymous-author I only knew she came and went I,ike troutlets in a poolg She was a phantom of delight, And I was like a fool. escaped Lowell Hood Wordsworth Eastmrm One kiss, dear maid, I Said, arnvd sighed, Coleridge Owt of tholsf' lips unshorng Longfellow She shook her ringlets round her head, Stoddard And laughed in merry scorn. Termyson Ring out, wild bells, togthe wild sky, Tennyson You heard them, O my heart? Alice Cory 'Tis twelve at night by the castle clock, Coleridge Beloved, we must part. Al lice Cary Come back l come back ll' he cried in grief, Campbell "My eyes are dim with tears, Bayard Taylor How shall I live through all the days? Osgood 'All through a hundred years? T. S. Perry 'Twas in the prime of summer-time Hood She 'blessed me with her handg H oyt Ne strayed together, deeply blest, Edwards Into the dreaming land. Cornwall And so I won my Genevieve, Coleridge Amd walked in Paradise, Hervey The fzfirest thing that ever grew Wordsworth Atween me and the skies. Osgood Page Foriy-two ORGAN'-.ZAT l0Ns Q37 Lettermen's Club The Lettermen's Club is an organization of the boys who have made their letter in one of the four major sports: football, basketball, baseball, and track. The club is an honorary organization and its purpose is to cre- ate higher ideals. The big rally for the Hillsrboilo game amd the assembly was sponsored by the Lettermen's club. Twhey also helped to collect money at games and enforced the rule, keeping rubbish from being thrown on the school g'r'ound's. An initiatiom was held at the end of the first semester and the neoplhytes provided much amusement for the rest of the students. After a week of gruelling labor an assembly was put on by the new members, Such games as "Are You There, Casey?" provided merriment for the days to come. First Semester lbffice Second Semester Eldon Bailey ......... .... Ii miami ...... ..,.... E ldon Bailey Alexander McDonald .... .. .VicerPresident .... ........ R ussell Hines Howard Robertson ....... Secretqlry-Treasurer. . .... Howard Robertson Tom Storey ......... . . .Student Council. . . ......... Tom Storey Pete Zimmerman ....... Q . .Sergeant-at-Arms .... . . .Kenneth Marshall Faculty JOIIII hi. WatS0n F, L, HQIXVQTSOH J. P. MeGlas'son Page Forty-three Girl Reserves The Girl Reserve Club has had a very successful year and is very proud of its large membership. Sixty-three is a comparaitively large mem- bership for the club. The meetings which were centered around the Girl Reserves code were held on Tuesday during the "R" period. Several girls attending the Sprfing Conference at Astoria gave very in-- teresting reports about the various phases of the meetings. The Girl Reserves sold tickets for the play, "The Mystic Flower," given at the Lincoln high school auditorium in Portland. Twelve 'thousand Girl Reserves of Oregon took part in this presentation. Another important event was a week end party at Rock Creek, May second and third. First Semester Virginia Armfield .... . . . Mary Moist ........ . . . Thelma Cornelius Martha Giltner .... .... Miss Mills ...... Office . . .President . . . Vice-President . . . . .. . Secretary. .. . . Treasurer . . . Faculty Advisor. . . Second Semester Mary Ellen Simmons . . . .Thelma Cornelius . . Eunice McGlasson . . .Eleanor VVagner . . . . . .Miss lllills Page Forty-four French Club Things related to French life, their songs, amusements, how they live and how they spend their time were the studies of the French Club this year. This club is honorary and to be a member one must make a grade of two or albove. Eighteen new members were taken in the second semester Many reports and talks of interest were given in the meetings and some very pertinent questions in regard to French life were studied. One of the most unique programs of the year was the entertainment at the French Club dinner which was held at the bakery January 15, 1931. Several songs amid character sketches were given in French. Talks on the French homes, custo-ms, French schools, and child life in France were en- joyed by all. OFFICERS President ......... ......... .... A n thony Kilburg Vice-President ...... .... H elen Boyle-s Secretary-Treasurer. . . ...... Alma Love Student Council ..... .... W alter Dyke Moan Reporter .... . . .Shirley Kurtz Optimist Reporter. . . .... Lilly VVallin Faculty Advisor. . . .... Mists Baker Page Forty-fi-oe K Pep Club The Pep Club is a comparatively new club at Forest Grove higl1 school As it seemed necessary to have a group responsible for the interest in activ- ities-such as football, 4base'ba.ll, basketball, et cetera-this club was or- ganized the first of the year. The purpose of the Pep Club is to aro-use and stimulate pep at all ne- cessary times. However, most of its efforts were spent in arousing enthu- siaslrn, which was :1 factor in the Homecoming game on November the eleventh, with Beaverton. Membership in tl1e club consists of three mernbers from each class and also the class faculty advisors. Bud Smith, Lloyd Abrams, and VValter Baldwin were the yell leaders for the student body and were very good. They surely received a won- derful response from the student body at all times. Next year tl1e clulb should be a bigger and better organization because of the success of its first year. OFFICERS President ......... .......... .... B 1 ld Smith Vice-President ....,... ...... B etty Brown Scc1'c'tar,y-Treasurer. . . .... Mabeth Sadler Page Forty-siw Future Farmers The Future Farmers of America is a national organization of farm boys who are members of the Smith-Hughes' Agriculture Department in, the high schools of our nation. The Forest Grove chapter received it charter in 1929, being formed from the former :'Hicks', club membership. The organization has ia national, state and local program. Contests in stock judging, public speaking, shop and other kinds of farm work are held with suitable awards the trips for the winners. The clhief purpose of 'the organization is to teach the members 'how to work together and de- velop leadership in the agricultural fiefld. Officers for 1930-31 President ....................... Howard Robertson Vice-President .... . . .Howard Tompkins Treasurer ....... .... H oward Busch Secretary ...,. .... V incent Cropp Reporter ......... . . , Ernest Burki Faculty Advisor .... . . .Mr. Adams Page Forty-seven Caesar Club During the last semester of the school year, the fourth-semester stu- dents of Latin, under the supervision of Miss Nicholson, organized a Cae- sar Club. Funds were collected for slides of Roman life and the pictures were shown during the club meetings. Programs were arranged for the weekly meetinigs, a constitution was adopted, and everyone enjoyed the new club. This organization will not be allowed to die out, and at the beginning of nexlt school year plans will be made to recommence the club,s activities. The purpose, primarily, in organizing the Caesar Club was 'to increase the interest in the historical Roman life and customs as well as to provide en- tertainment foir the second year students. VVith this inf mind, the Caesar class has been unlimited in material available for interesting programs. Officers President ......... ........ ,... E s ther Davids-on: Vice-President ...... .... M argaret Stribich Secretary-Treasurer. . . .... Lawrence Arant Scribe .............. ..... L ucille James Faculty Advisor. . . .... Miss Nicholson l Page Forty-eight Orchestra The new high school orchestra is the first all-student organization in the history of the music department. In former years sltudents from Pa- cific University and others were members of the orcheistra. The first appearanice of the orchestra was at the third annual X. Y. Z. program. Three numlbers were played and were well received by the au- dience. They were : 'fMortons High School Marchn. . . . .,T01c'nsend "A Song in the Nighti' ....... . . .Baldwin "Starry Emlblem March". . . ...... ,. . . Engel Vwzm Piano Rutll Bgyhgs CLll'0ly1l W00df01'd SpClbl'lllli Cfujiaygg- Paul Mays Julia Gebhardt Thelma Cornelius Lewis Clark Helen Boyles Paul Vaaniancn Zelma Smith T rornhunrf Maldwyn Evans Dru ms Francis Walker Page Forty-nine Opal Tucker 1 Mildred' irtz' Lucille S ribich Alex Mc onald Irene Ba eman S U .lv up 11 0 12, if Gordon ailey Kenneth 7Vood I 7ornet.9 Ernest B arsh Howard obertson Tennis Club Wi't'h forty memibers taking active part in the game and the reconstruc- tion of the court, the club has done more this year than before. The first meeting was held in March for the electionz of officers and the appointing of committees to organize and insure a successiful season. Although it was not deemed advisable to do much work on the court because of the Unioni High project, it was kept in good condition for playing. The girls and lboys played off their games for positions on the team. The boys' team was composed of-doubles: Eldon Bailey and Glenn Sweeneyg Ronald LaMont and Ted Stooki for singles-: Glenn Sweeney, Lloyd Woodhouse, Ted Stook, Eldon Bailey and Ronald LaMont. OFFICERS President ......... ......... ...... E l don Bailey Vice-President ...... . . .Ronald Baldwin Secretary-,T1'easurm'. . . .... Martha Giltner Page Fifty Golf Club For the first time in the history of F. G. High a golf club was suc- cessfully organized. 'Although the members were unable to play vey oftei. and the clirb included only ten students much competition was offered for positions on the team. On April 25th, a four-man team defeated VVoodburn 8-41. On May 2, in a. three-Way match with Silverton and Corvallis, the team met defeat, but made a creditable showing against these veteran teams. This match was played in a sea of mud and the players experienced much difficulty in maintaining a, stan-ce without slipping. Return matches with Wooodhurn and Silverton were played after this book went to press. A four man team which attended the state meet at Eugene, did very Well. The six man team consisted of Harold Abrams, Paul Vaananen, Paul Mays, James Yeofmans, Art Bennett and Bob Cody. . l OFFICERS N President .......... ......... ..... M e lvin Hanes Vice-President ....... .... N lildred Giltner Secretary-Treasurer . . . .... James Yeomans Page Fity-one Contentment Edward Dyer My mind to' me a kingdom isg Such perfect joy therein I find As far excels all earthly bliss Tllrat God or Nature hath assigncdg Though much I Want that most would have, Yet still my mind forbids to crave. Content I liveg this is my stayf I seek no more than may suffice. I press' to be-ar no haughty swayg Look, what I lack my mind supplies. Lo, thus I triurnp'h like a king, Content with that my mind doth bring. I laugh not at 5lIlOtllCl',S loss, ' I grudge not at 5lI'i'O'tl1C1'7S gating No worldly Wave my mind can: toss? I brook that is another's bane. I fear no foe, nor fawn on friendg I loathe not life nor dread mine end. My Wealth is health and perfect easeg My conscience clear my chief defenscg I never seek by bribes to please Nor by desert to give offence. Thus do I live, thus will I dieg Would all did so as Well as I! Page Fifty-two ATHLETICS 1 A Page Fifty-three Coaches HALVARSON AND WATSON Lyle Lee-R ight Tackle Senior "Red" has earned his fourth and last let- ter this year. He is a husky lineman and a great player. Byron Farr-Utility' i l Freshman Saw most of his action at tackle or guard. Byron is a big' fellow and proved himself a valuable man. Eldon Bailey-Center l Junior In every play, always outsmarting his op- ponent. Eldon did some excellent passing and kicking, and was termed a triple threat man. Bill Britton-Left Guard Junior A real lineman, hard fighter, aggressive, and never says die. Bill has one more sea- son to play and great things are expected ot him. Winton Edwards-Left End Sophomore A clever wingman, who always followen the ball. Made life miserable for safeties by going down on punts. Walter Scliernldel-Fullbaclc J unio 1- Walt is powerful and one of the hardest hitting men in the conference. Next year will see Walt consistently breaking through the line. Page Fifty-four Page Fifty-five l l l l l X l 1 . l Bert lllarcurn-Right Guard Junior Small, fast, and always thefe when needed. Bert was one who always outplayed his op- ponent. l Glenn Sweeney-Hrrlfiback 1 Senior This w:s Glenn's first xand last year of football. He was a flash on cut-back plays and on skirting the ends. . l . Ernest lVluclNl1llaineH'alfback 1 Junior The fastest and smallest rnzin on the teamg cool, clever, and elusive-fa great safety. l i l Russell Hines CC:1p'tiainj-Quarter Russell has fought his fle for F. G. As a heady a fine line plunger, Rus will la t fill Senior gridiron bat ml general and be missed. l Earl Chartrey-Left Tackle Senior l Played his second and last year for th- maroon and gold. Earl i as steady as a rock. His to fill. Robert Young-Rig lalstone wall and s plafce will be hard l lit End 1 Junior l A big fellow from Baziks, speed and weight. Seemed right at home playing in the line. Oregon, witn Football Review Enjoying the most successful season in many years, F. G. ended its football season well at the top of the ladder, By winning five games, tying three, and losing one, Forest Grove tied Hillsboro for second place in the conference. VVhen the Thanksgiving day battle ended in a deadlock, F. G. also tied with Hillsboro for the county champioinship. Coach Watson, starting his second year at F. G., was handicapped by the scarcity of lettermen reporting for practice, but because of a large turnout, and with the help of Mr. Halvarson he built up the strongest team F. G. has had for many years. The Rotarians made it possible for the team to be well outfitted th-is year by financing a dance and turning over the net proceeds to the foot- ball fuenrd. Practically all new material was purchased. The team was outfitted in gold jerseys with maroon numbers and gold head gear. The season opened with a game with Vernonia. By flashing and un- expected offensive power, F. G. scored three times in the first half and once iinn the second 'half to win 'by the score of 25-0. The maroon and gold again showed superiority as football players when they defeated the strong Estacada team, October 3, by the score of 12-6. Forest Grove held the visiting eleven until the last few minutes of play when Coach Watsdn sent in the reserves. October 15 marked the first real test of the F. G. team, but they came through with flying colors and in a hard fought battle held the strong Milwaukie team to a 7-7 tie. Tillamook came to Forest Grove on October 24, doped to swamp the maroon and gold, but instead they went home on the short end of the score. The F. G. team played heads up football and took advantages of the breaks. The score was 13-6. Showing a flash of real football, the Newberg squad held the unde- feated F. G. team to a scoreless tie. F. G. was doped to win by a large margin, but was not even a'ble to score. On Armistice day Forest Grove held her homecoming. The bonfire was built the day before the game and considerable pep was raised at the rally that night. Beaverton defeated F. G. 12-0 after a hard fought game. It was nip and tuck for both teams until the last quarter, when F. G. cracked and Beaverton scored twice. Page Fifty-six Two days later a tired F. G. team squeezed out a 7-0 victory from Ti- gard on our own field. The next game was played in a sea of mud at Dallas a N eek later Af- . i v . ter being held to one touchdown the first half, the F. G. machine started working and rolled up a score of 21-O. Every member of tihe maroon and gold squad making the trip played. giving day. The battle, which will not be forgotten soon by 1 he large crowd The last game of the season was played with Hillsboro on Thanks- 5 that attended the game, ended in a scoreless tie. Forest Gr the ten yard line twice but lacked the drive to score. ve was within All in all, F. G. has had a very successful football seaion, which was made possible by the wonderful coaching staff, thc large tl splendid backing of the student body and townspeople, FOOTBALL SCHEDULE Forest Grove C251 Sept. 27 Vernonia Forest Grove f12j Oct. 3 Estacada Forest Grove Q75 Oct. 15 Milwaukie Forest Grove Oct. 24- Tillamook Forest Grove QOQ Oct. 31 Newberg Forest Grove QOD Nov. 11 Beaverton Forest Grove Q75 Nov. 14 Tigard Forest Grove f21j Nov. 21 Dallas Forest Grove COD Nov. 27 Hillsboro 85 Page F1fty'S6U'67b rnout, and the on co co co con 4129 con cos icon 31 1 Sweeney Smith Thurston Kilburg Hines Young Bailey Schultz Shearer Basketball, "A" Team VVith four returning lettermen, prospects for a winning team on the maple court looked exceedingly bright at the opening of the basketball sea- son. The Maroon and Gold drilled in teamwork and fair play won the county championship and finished second in the district. The basketball schedule this year was a county championship contest in each of the three counties which make up the district and the winners of the counties met at the district meet at McMinnville. F. G. won the county championship by winning five out of six covnlfer- ence games played. The only defeat was to Hillsboro with a 31-30 score. At the district tournament at McMinnville, March 1-L, Forest Grove entered the finals after a decisive victory over VVillamina. They met Tilla- mook and were defeated 23-13 after playing a fine brand of basketball un- til the last half. Witli the close of basketball season. the team had won ten games and lost flive. Only one game was lost by more than five points, which speaks well for the team and the coach. Fo. my Fo. gzip Fo. 4305 RG. C311 Fo. my Fo. gasp 161 Jan. 9-there Jan 19fhere Jan. 30!there Feb 6-hero Feb. 20-there Feb. 28-here cm cwv on c 59 oo on 113 Beaverton Tigard Hillsboro Beaverton Tigard Hillsboro Page Fifty-eight Y l l L. Abrams Smith Baldwin Burki Kelly Yeomens Jones Stewart Vaananen Brown Abraliis Cody R w , u n l l Baslcetballp B Team l The "BH squad is composed mostly of under classmen and given experience for varsity material in the future.l It i to earn and keep a berth on this team. Coach Halva.rson led the UB" team through a sezlson record that the school can well be proud of, and with the mat a good team can be expected next year and for several ye w The team took victories from Hillsboro, Corbett, Roose verton. Dallas was the only 'team uhat defeated them tvvi played the "B" squad three times. forest Grove wonltvvic Gilbert Schultz, Ernest Burki, and lwaymond Kelly. X l Page Fifty-nine all A ML Ehd is trained no easy task ll hung up :1 rial developed yfollowing. welt, and Bea- I e. Hillsboro 'f e 'but were de- feated in the last game. l Q l l A numeral is given the members of the "Bn team who hayei participated in one-half of the quarters played. These numerals were awarded by Coach Halviarsoin at an ausisembly, to James Yeomans, Llloyd Abrams, lLoyal Smith l . l R l l l X 4 l l l l l Chamberlin L. Abrams Britton Vuanzuien Barkley Schramel Brown Halvarson Tompkins Baldwin Chartrey Shearer Schultz Jones Marcum Wilbur Thurston Robertson Smith Stewart Track The track team, under the leadership of Coach Halvarson, enjoyed the most successful season in many years. They defeated Hillsboro 81 to 41 and Milwaukie 68 to 53. The team met defeat in a meet with Roosevelt high of Portland ainfd at the triangular meet between Beaverton, McMinn- ville and Forest Grove. A large part of the track team was under class material and they made a fine record this year, so the next few years the standing will increase to make an event better team. The annual Northwest 'track meet will be held soon and Forest Grove sfhorrld place high if they hold to the standards they have set in the four other meets this year. Page Simty w Young Bailey Hines Buchan an Krieger Wahson Kelly Storey Gebhardt lSchultz McDonald H.1Storey i Baseball i ' w i X l l l Six baseball lettermen returned and the prospects it was a complete failure due to field Whiclh made the conditions such that it could not b throuigh three games, losing two and win- time during the season l Coach VVats'on led his team ing one. At this inappropriate refused to allow the high school to continue practicing loaseblall was given up. i f ifor a Winning team Unffortunately looked exceedingly bright at the beginning of the season. X the reconstruction of o-Ihr football-baseball l w e usedlthis season. , l Pacific University therei iAs a result l w Much good material for the future made a creditawblle showing in the few games that were played and a sucbessful nvine should be lizdd next year. l w l Page Sixty-one X w w l l Sadler Fish Giltner Keith Schendel Duncan Buhman Davidson Girls' Basketball A play day a Pacific university in which several schools in the county participated was the high light of the girls' basketball season. Banks, Gas- ton, Beaverton, Hillsboro, and Forest Grove were represented. As Tigard, the sixth team, was unable to come Forest Grove sent a first and second team. Prior to the period of play the captains drew for opponents. The F. G. first team played Beaverton and won by a score of 22 to 8. Banks was on the short end of the score in the game with the second team 19 to 9. The team played several practice games with Pacific teams and also with a team of alumnae. The season was successful although not as much time was available for practice as was really needed. The girls who turned out for practice and comprise the second team: Virginia. Ralston Flora Barkley Jane Giltner Lucille DeAvonshire Mary Moist Ruth Buchanan Betty Wise Virginia Fish Margaret Stribich Betty Brown Ruth Haage Page Sixty-two SCHGOL YEAR I Social Notes PIOINIECOINIING 1 The annual homecoming celebration was held Armistice Wday when For- est Grove met defeat and Beaverton won 12 to 0 in the last rfew minutes of a hard-fought football game. This defeat was the first andllast of the en- tire football season. l The huge bonfire was burned Monday night, November 11, at seven o'clock. Earl Chartrey introduced Dr. Mills, Mr. Fendailll, Lloyd VVhit- comb, Coaches Watson and Halvarson, Eldon Bailey andlltusscll Hines who spoke 'on varied phases of the coming game with Beaverton. Two trucks and several cars started for Beaverton for li noise parade. After' circling the streets of Beaverton, the trucks returned,l going through Hillsboro to arouse interest in the game. l The game was played on the Pacific university field and was attended by a large crowd. l DRESS-UP DAY The annual dress-up day was on Wednesday, Novembel' 26. It really seemed as though there were more clever costumes than ever before. Indi- vidual and group prizes were offered and at the assembly the prizes were awarded to the most deserving--however, the udges declardd the decisions were close in all cases. 3 l The freshmen class Won the group prize for the best skit given on the assembly program. l Imlividurzl Prizes Best Twin Costumes. .. ............,.. Betty Brown. Mabeth Sadler Funniest Costume ......... ......,.,.. V iiiginia Armfield Bovls Individual Costume. . . . . . .... Duncan Macleod Girl's Individual Costume. . . .... i . .Irma Rilley Best Advertisement. . . . ...... .,.,,. l .Zelma Smith Best Boy as Girl ....... ............... 1 . . .Byron Farr Best Couple ........ . ..., ..... E sther Adkins, Hazel Howell X. Y. Z. PROGRAM ' The third anual X. Y. Z. program was bigger, better, snappier, and how! The audience Knot 'to forget the remunerationj was pleased anrd pleasing. Many people collapsed from laughter anfd remdined convulised despite the efforts of the ushers to do something' to keep thd aisles clear. The three judges+Mrs. R. M. Adams, VVallace Buchaliran, and Orval Hutchens, cast two votes forthe Sophomore class and one for the Juniors. The Sophomores received the award, a huge box of candyl Misses Mills and Zook directed the winning skit, "Pussy Cat, Pussy Cat, Where Have You Been?', a royal tragedy. l The Freshmen gave "Oogie Wah VV'ah," a miniature 'operetta of the frozen North. Miss Baker and Miss Scott were rcsponsibld for the clever songs and dance ensembles that were so heartily enoycd by the audience. A vaudeville of the juniors received the most applausle and included Page Sixty-three 1 l i l songs, a clever tap dance, and a skit, "The Nonsense School," by the boys' quartet. The directors were Miss Nicholson and Miss Parkinson. Miss Graham anad Mr. Thornburg directed the literary production of the Seniors, "Red Carnations," which was a clever mixup over two appoint- ments with the same girl fa queer coincidence?j. FOOTBALL BANQUET The eleventh annual football banquet was held at the Multnomah hotel in Portland at 7 o'clock Saturday evening, December 20. Fifty-six people including members of the squad, their guests, thc coaches and faculty guests were present at the gay dinner. Serpentine and confetti were supplied in abundance after the program and a colorful scene followed, a veritable maize of color, with red., blue, green, yellow, orange. purple, and rose. The program with the captain of the team, Russell Hines, as toast- master, was based on TEAMS. Teamwork-Earl Chartrey. Endurance--Mr. Halvarson. Ambition-Mr. McGlasson. Memories-Eldon Bailey. Substitutes-Lyle Lee. Coach Watson awarded the letters to the twelve men who had earned them and spoke of the individuals and the success of the season. Eldon Bailey was elected captain of the 1931 football team by the unanimous vote of the eleven! men who had just received letters. JUNIOR-SENIOR. BANQUET Amid a Dutch garden the annual Junior-Senior banquet was held at the Congregational Church, Saturday, February 7, at 6 :30 o'clock. The Dutch theme was carried out on the tables by the place cards and favors. A large windmill, reaching withini a foot of the ceiling, was con- structed of heavy blue paper and had a white wheel axnvd window. A low picket fence was 'built around it and tulips and pussy willows were in pro- fusion. The large lights were shaded by blue streamers. I Eldon Ba.iley was toastmaster and introduced the following: Violin Solo-Phyllis Spelbrink. Welcome-Margaret Stribich. Response-Russell Hines. Song-Group of Girls. Resume of Senior Class-Ronald LaMont. Song-Armitage and Abrams. Senior Class Prophecy-Esther Davidson. Song-Boys' Quartet. Athletics-Earl Chartrey. Song-Lucille James. Union High School-Mr. McGlasson. Dutch Dance-Dorothy Whitcomb. The banquet closed with the group singing several popular songs led by Miz Thornburg. Page Sixty-four "That Qld Gang" I was walking down the street at a spirightly gait, my little green, cap perched nonchalantly on my head, as I am now a freshmaih at dear old Mildew College, when a most amusing and familiar' sight metlmy eye, that "old gang of mine," was spread across the sidewalk. "Ah, yes gindeed, there are sidewalks in Galapanooya, my dear." The gang which, ot course, was made of Melvin Ranes, Mildred Giltner. Duncan Macleod, Miildred Clark, and Paul Mays who brought up the rear, while Shorty Baldwin was busily pushing other pedestrians off the sidewalk. The gang was singing the following ditty in a shrill, ringing voice: "Oh, I'm a little devil, A dirty little devil, I leave a trail of blood where I tread-f VVhere I tread. I take a great delight Inf getting ina fight- And hitting little babies on the head, Till they are dead. Somehow I have gotten, A rep for being rotten, For I put poison in my mother"s shreddedxwheat. Raw meat! Csniff, sniffj Raw meat! Looking for the oinwes who were responsible for this blood-thirsty song I saw Bud Smith and Glenn Sweeney leading them in this fa' ous song. m After a good deal of shouting and hiallooing I succeeded, in attracting their attention. I always have thought the gang was a little peeved be- cause I went to Mildew instead of Whoosis where the gang wemt, but I pre- tend not to notice it. I suggested we go down to "Rons,', aslMr. LaMont now ran the "Gedunk," the most popular collegiate restaurant in town. This suggestion inet with a ring of applause and Shorty lBald,win said we'll all pile in his car and go down. "Why walk when you can ride in state?" Whereupon we all threw ourselves upon Shortyis nevsi Austin road- ster and burnt up the road. i VVe arrived at the "Gedunk" and entered, bowing. Mary Ellen, who was a waitress there, came to take our orders. After we had all partaken of nourishment the gang arose, slapped me on the back and walked out, bel- lowing their thanks through the door. .lust before I began onlthe mountain of dishes which was how I was to pay for the victuals, in. comes Walt Poor- man. "Anything for a news story todayii' he asked., I lcioked at Bert Marcum, wlho was the cook, and he looked at me. "Yes, a lovely murder," I answered. Bert grabbed the head and I grabbed the feetl "Ah," said Puffy, "a rare 'bit of news. 'Famous hunter torn limb from limb by the terrible Gedunk Gorillasf " ' i Page Siwty-five Student P. U. Student P. U. 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BRODERSEN Q PAINT HEADQUARTERS +2 if T Paint - Varnish - Wallpaper L Q Fine Picture Framing g g Painting and Decorating T T E+ I4 'I The Home of Art and Decoration L T I 16 Pacific Avenue Forest Grove, Oregon T I T l L I T l ----------I------I----P -1- TIPTON LUMBER CO Forest Grove, Ore-gon PABCO PAINT H+ +14- I T BUILDERS' HARDWARE T 4 +2 if T BUILDING MATERIAL T T 11.1.1 1 -.m,1un..-nu1nn1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Our ambition is to serve you better, both in quality and price. Remember, you haverft shopped, till you've Shopped at Penney's. I. C. PENNEY CQMPANY, Inc. Forest Grove, Oregon 1,,,,...,,,,..-11111-.11.-1...11.-11113111-1111 .111111111111111-11-111-11-1-111 WE SELL THE BEST FOR LESS CLAUDE E. SMITH RUGS PAINTS FURNITURE LINOLEUMS WALL PAPER, MIRRORS HOME FURNISHINGS O n e P 1' i c e T 0 A 1 1 RADIOS I I -1- ---- ------- ---------------- - --- -1- ll Il l I-H -------- ------ I w-- bg- +I'-'H'-' -------- 1- -I- I L Z i Eastvvood's Confectionery 1 Q F t G Main Street i - 1 '+ +14 , - . ' S fU d t k "We Serve Service ' - n -Q4 +11 F l C The Store With the i L School Spirit i . -H+ +I+ : I We Appreciate Your Patronag-e ' K+ -,I+ l Z -We Deliver at any time- A - H W PRICKETT 41+ +X+ Ei C. J. Eastwood, Proprietor W Forest Grove, Oregon T - L 2 I - Im- - - - - - - --- - - - - - -ml-H+ 'i---'m-H- - - -r-u-H- - - - GET THE "HARDWARE HABITH You'11 Enjoy Our Service N At a Saving. Athletic Su pplies and Equipment' 3 FENDALL HARDWARE .-,mi---------.1........... Printing It has been a pleasure to have had a part in the creau tion of this school annual. We hope that the examina- tion of its pages brings you as much pleasure as We have had in its production. We congratulate the staff staff upon Work Well done, and as We look for- ward to the future We an- ticipate the pleasure of Working in co-operation with coming student edi- tors and managers in the publication of Annuals which may even surpass this publication. News-Times Forest Grove, Oregon 'f' ------- ------ - -- -5. L L 05411-11111 1111111 -. ...-- 1111- 1111111? agen-1111 11111111111111 1111-11 ng' 1 L L L L L L L L L L L L Chasw Munkres L L Cleaning - Pressing I Quality Merchandise L Repairing - Alterations L at I I L I SAVING PRICES T i MERCHANT TAILOR I Q 10 Main st. Phone 15 L I West Pacific Avenue L - Forest Grove, Oregon L L L L L L L L L L .fi -.,.. ..... L .... , 1- - - .- -....-.,.f. .i.,.,-,,..- - -1- ...L .. - -. .---- -,.......3, X '5"'-"" ----' '-"""""""' '--- ' """""'!' Customer: "Do yvou keep ref!-igerat0rs?', the L L FOR nice looking Woman inquired, quietly. L - - - - L D 'ld si, fi: time 1 Satisfaction and Service 1 'md 'LW of We SC mm L In the Better Kind of Shoe Repairing 4+ L See Us A i We Specialize in i Lawyer: 'LH.?d you complete command of 2 , , , S yourself at the time? L Repairing Celluloid Covered Heels L W,t Y I Uv ,, M ,P X Y with me ,, L Harness and Shoes L 1 mbs' ' on bw' L y W1 6 was ' : g 34- L AD SPELBRINK ' L Fomst Grove' Oregon L Paul Vaanunen: "Do you know how to make eiw1-1111- - ---1111-.111-1111-1111-1111-1111-1111 ---- 1111-mf. 3 peach Qopdialftn +I'-mp U- - - - - - - !- - - - - -Im-My Doc Abrams: "Sure, send her a box of flow- I ers. ' L L ' E A I L , 5 : TU-pper S Shoe L Harold Geiger: "YVere you satisfied with FIRST-CLASS WORK y0ur visit to the Cahscovels Park?,' L D W h , 1 Y W it Herman Friedinannz "Naw, they had run out : 0 n 'E 1 8 0 u a L of windshield s1tickeLrs." 8 Main St. South - L L . L 'X' 1 L - L "So that young Qlapiles has srnasilied up an- .iei-1111 -------------- 1x11-11-P other car. Defective brakes?" 4. 4. "No, loose nutlw ,,....111, .1111--11 --1-- 1 1111111 i L i 1 I L L L "Hash isnlt mad' L' d l ' - L 1 13, ec ared Mrs. McCoy, L chuckling, "it just aLccumulates.', L Men's Complete .vi L L L W E' A R I N G A P P A R E L L It'S not the individual - - Nor the teanrxi as a whole, L X But the everlasting Team Work I Of every blooming soul. ,i,...-.,.... ... -.. ----------- 1...-mf. -Kipling. 111111 1 1 1 1111111111111111 1 1 1 1.1 11111.11 y 'S' I MACMARR GROCERS i Dependable Grocers ' N and l Headquarters for Fresh Fruits and I l - Vegetables 1 lv? +14- Try Our Special Coffee l Life is real and Life is earnest, Soleinnly the poets sayg But altliouglh Ilve Done my clerndest To believe it is that Way, Every morn, when I awaken And I garb myself once more In the clothes that I'd forsaken Such Z1 little time beforee Reality And earnestness Seem just a bit depressing, So large a part Of li'fe's duress VX, 4, I Is dressing and undressingl , i +14 Two Stores: . ' I "Will the gentleman please step forward a 22 S' Mam St' 13 Main St' N' l little?'l called the polite conductor of the car, as Phone 197 l Phone 169 a dozen. passengers trierl to get in. l T "I wonftf' growled Mr. Tiliornlourgy who clung 1 to a strap near the door "Oh, I didnlt ask you," said the conductor. : +4 l +. l Glenn: "When I Sing I get tears in my eyes." -1w- - - - -11+11- ---- - - -...1-...Q Able: "Well, stick cotton in your ears." 11111 1111 11111111111111111111111111111-1111111111111111111-1111-111111111111111111111111--11n1u111111111u1--11111lm-1111-ml-11- - - 1 1'l"'l!t l YOU MUST CHOOSE FOR YOURSELF I Itis a great American Privilege to have lib- lx i erties that permit making your own choices in WE- I life. Your attitude toward "choosing', deter- mines very largely your "successes" or your "failures" Make wiseichoices and you need not worry about the results. Talk to your Banker about Uchoosingh your Investments. It may save you many dollars and much Worry in years to come. Choose for your Bank THE FIRST .4 ' fin!! M" sul L -l-- t1Ellll' :les "" ' ' 1111 .-"5 " ' -l:11:u1iI!F'fEEiiiiillfllllillll - ""i55?FiG::z.':g ------.. ,. align, . in UL lil 111.1 Wldjm l va- :-be 5 l I NATIONAL of Forest Grove I "A Strong Bank in a Good Town" l Y OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS : M. R. Johnson, President Geo. G. Paterson, Vice President Dr. W. B. Coon Omar Fendall, Cashier R. D. Underwood, Asst. Cashier i Claude L. Wagner i I nf: 111 -1m-nl1-11n- 1 -1111 1111 '- i "1' 'E iiiiii ' 1 1 " 1 Ofc l Annie Schendel: "How do you like my new outfit? I always get my clothes to match my car, you knowf' Flora B.: "But, my dear, your dress is pos- itively a wrcckfi Anne: "Certainly, and my car is in the same condition." 'X- Mrs. Munkres: 'IIS Mildred. very popular?" Mrs. Giltner: "Popularl Wl1y, I can't park within three blocks of my house." Va +A. Eldon: "There were 30,000 automobiles turned out in Detroit last month." Martha: "Yes, but I'll 'bet the buses stay-ed right in the middle of the road as usual." +I+ Ras- Cafter a narrow escape at a railroad crossingj: "VVhaffo' yo, blow yo' horn? At ain't gwine do yo' no good." Tus: "Boy, ,at wan't my ho'n, ,at was Ga- brielfi +X+ The bridegroom was in a poetic frenzy as he strolled along the sieashore. "Roll on, thou deep anld dark blue ocean, roll," he recited to his bride. "Oh, Stanley," she exclaimed, "how wonderful you are. Itls doing it." Friend: "Is your daughter' a woman who fin- ishes what she starts ?" Mr. Straub: "Is slhe! S'he started the car today and you ought to see it now EU One can fly in a plane like a bird, And think 'he has lots of sense, But show me the man who, like a bird, Can sit on a barbed-wire fence. v Watson: "Late again, Bill? Wl1at's your ex- cuse this time?" Bill Britton Qeatingj: "Couldn,t hear the bell !" Doctor when you have a cold, is our advice. On his wife's gravestone Sam Proctor had cn- graved the following epitaph: "Here lies our wife, Samantha Proctor: Sl1e ketched a cold and would not doctor, She could not sftay, she had to go, Praise God from whom all blessings flowf, Stenographer : l "'There's a gentleman outside with a mustachef, Boss: "Tell him Iive got a mustachef' The man who +z+ doubles up- with mirth when 11 woman has difficujlty in driving through a ten foot garage door to thread a needl usually sobers up when 'he tries C. v +44 These may be bum jokes, but I put some in the stove and it just roared. 'K+ Mr. 'Illiornburgz' "What proof have you oi miracles?" Shorty Baldwin: "Well, there are pedes- triansf' Mrs. Arant: "I so well dressed as 'K+ , must say that you do not look you used to." Mr. Arant Cchuciklingjz "Th:atis strange, they are t'he same cloth ,s." Mr. VVatson: feels. Now, this two-year-old." Mrs. Watson: Paul Mays: " on driving this Farmer: "We inlg that way yo in the ditch." +14- r 'lk man is never older than he inorning I feel as fresh as a 'l"Horse or egg?" 'X' Will I get to the city if I keep way ?" reckon if you keep on driv- 1 u'll either get to jail or land She: "Are mime the only lips you ever kissed ?" He: "Absolutely-and the nicest." Motorist: "Arif K+ you the man who made the long drive from the last tee?" Melvin Ranes: QProudlyj. "Yes, siree, I'm the manf, Motorist: "Are you sure it was you?', Melvin : "YepjL l Two hundred proudlyj . ' certain. Pretty, wasn't it? and seventy yardsf, Cllore Motorist: "Wish, you owe me a new Wind- shield and rear Mary Moist: nal for a. left tu Earl Chartrey: windowf' l aff l . , . JIKDICIH t I make a perfect sig- nw, "Yes, but you turned right." Mary: "Oh, well, the signal is really the im- portant thing, th flugihf' Autographs . ,gf-F-,E Y' AM .1 Hgaslfr

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