Forrest Strawn Wing High School - Tupek Yearbook (Forrest, IL)

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PA l n 1 X Q f United Nations AUSTRALIA--Australia went to war with Germany September 3, l939,as a small, weak country, not prepared for war. But today its factories me turning out all kinds of war weapons. John Curtin is Prime Minister of the Austral- ian government. BELGIUM--The Belgian cabinet, headed by Hubert Pierlot, left the country and is carrying on the fight from Lon- don. This heavily populated country with intelligent, industrious people has been occupied since May, 1940. BRAZIL Entered war on August 22 1942 It has many air fields being built on her lands She also has fine har bors and extensive products which make her a valuable ally CANADA This country, about the size of United States, is turning out food products and war material and sol diers on a vast scale Flfty percent of its ll,500,000 people's income is going into war Its Prime Minister is Willlam Lyon Mackenzie CARRIBEAN LANDS These lnclude Cuba,Dominican Republic, and Halti The countries are heavily fortified and help safe guard the Panama Canal and the Caribbean CENTRAL AMERICAN REPUBLICS These 1ncludeGuatemala,H0n- duras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama Their Chl6f military importance is that they serve as air, naval, and land bases for protection of the Panama Canal and for shlpplng in Caribbean CHINA The present war began in July, 1957 It is under leadership of Chiang Kai shek China is fighting not only tocrive out the Japanese invader but also to build a stronger modern nation 'N'-we CZECHOSLOVIKIA Thls country was taken ' :Tr-fx over by Germany but escaped Czecks are 1 ETHIOPIA People of this land are back G Q ward andengaged in primltive agriculture ls X, This country is used to help guard Suex Canal ,, - 21593333555 fighting with United Nations. ggyggjyrffg SOUTH AFRICA--IS the leading industrial center on the African continent. Its naval patrol boats help safeguard Allied shipping around the Cape of Good Hope. UNITED KINGDOM -Includes England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland For eonvenlenee thls area is called Brltaln Today she 1S stronger than ever, destined to play a vltal role in victory FIGHTING rRENCH After France was defeated June 22,1940 General de Gualle organized a group and broke away from France No French group, however, 1S an official mem ber of the Unlted Natlons GREWCV The Greeks, crushed wlthout warnlng by Italy in October, 1940, are now a starved and tortured people The Unlted Natlons will not forget their heroic flght which cost the Axis dearly SOVIET UNION Russian forces have destroyed and aredes troylng more armed power of our enemies troops, planes tanks, and guns than all other Unlted Natlons put t gether The loader ofthis helpful ally 1S Josef Stalln UNITED STQTFQ We sent de troyers, guns, food,and other materlals toEngland UlhCP darkest hours We have helped China nd RUSS1Q American flghtlng forces are being sent to all part of the world Already the effect of our p rtlcipatlon 13 belng felt on the front ln England mfrica, and the islandsof the Paelflc YUGOShAVIA The Chetniks have been referred.toasa third front, slnce the Nazis have had to keep mwany thousands of soldiers in that land Temporary government of Yugo 'kibsvv ,,,-r-"""- the South Amerlcan Republlcs, has Just Y1Pd recently golned the United N1t1OHS Most f of the populatlon of thls country is Ind lan flthough lt 13 too small to contri X sdnlgm BOLIVII One of the smaller eountrles of bute much to the war effort, it does z1dd unity to the South hmerlean front against f' the Axls ' . . . . . . O U ""' 1 e . A 0 I " . U H F - , L -C . . O- o ' ' l . o . ,e-- S a ' . - ' ' s s - . il L. ' . ' , f ' I . C C ' slavia is in London,headed by nineteen-year-old Peterll. I" ' f . i""' 'V T' . . . PILL U' fl C ' ' ' - fi Ti' ' 3 L ' ' ' r, 1 . . - xge.w.'f1fy fi -M f , I -. V ' yi . C INDIA--This country is of tremendous aid to the Allies even though Gandhi, Nehru, and other Indian leaders re- fuse to cooperate with the United Nations until India is given full independence. The government, largely under British control, has been promised complete self- rule after the war. LUXEMBOURG--This is a tiny land only four-fifths the size of Rhode Island and is squeezedin between Germany, Belgium, and France. It is headed by the Grand Duchess Charlotte. MEXICO Furnishes large supplies of oil and essential minerals for us and other United Nations Mexico also helps to track down Axis submarines in the Caribbearx and Gulf of Mexico THB NHTHBRLANDS Is only a little larger than Belgium and is a densely populated country It was overrun by the Nazis in the summer of 1940 Jagnmwon the rich Neth erlands Indies in l942,but not until the Dutch navy had taken a heavy toll from the enemy The Dutch have some great oil refineries that are vltal UoournUlitary'forces NEW ZEALAND Has lent every effort to supply men, wea pons, and ploducts for the United Nations The island is a self governed B itish dominion NORWAY Norway's escaped tanker fleet carrles at least half of the oil and gasoline needed by Great Britain Spitzbergen furnishes much coal to England Govern ment is constitutional monarchy with parllament supnmne PHILIPPINE IDLANDS e shall never forget the heroic stand of the Filipinos at Bataan and Corregldor They helped stall tne enemy and gave us precious tlnw tofbr tify Australia They have been promised independence in 1945 and will get it if the war is over POLAND This land was invadedon September a,, L l,l959, and it caused a world confl.ict are Some 2,000,000 Poles scapod and ar'e active se vice galnst Hitler Many f home are engaged in sabotage Hitler has enslaved and tortured the Poles as he has X 33510 5 no other people I, U f ' Q F , il . 0 - I . o 'I I 0 - .m 14 1 Q A l X A . 1 U , 1- - --Q-, ua I . . . 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' 'L 4 " ,-ec' " 4 ff. "4 f.b.j'4' Lf, ,iff - 5 ' - .f,l- ', LLL 5, ,. . ,fan ' 25: '-.1 191:- ' 4 '2E1:A7ff.4 . a ,-, 321 Efig Zvi ' 'ii d ' ,- ':.'f51 .nee ' 7 We n':e i.fv WY' . ' suit 3525 life' 1:35523 Q55 ska fuwi TEE QC Ex enum veucn. Mmm. Mamlml safe Huw CVLKIN VIRGNIR CIUISHIFR 199, fm EDWIN BRUC LL ODETTE SINGER xx ELERNQR CORMEV CUEEI. PLUNKETT 2. . W' G9 U -at D f b Facvuv ' x, 3 'F' 1 I Faculty Mabel L. Marlar is principal for the third year of her career. She teaches the commercial subjects, and is the sponsor of the senior class, yearbook, Student Council, and the Theatre Committee. Miss Marlar, who was born in Chicago, attended high school at Wiley High School in Terre Haute, Indiana. Outside of school activities she likes to spend her spare time bowling in winter and swimming in summer. She received her A. B. and M. A. degrees by attending De Pauw University, Indiana State Teachers College and the University of Illinois. Creel Plunkett is teaching mathematics and science for his first year in Strawn High School He is also spon sor for the freshman class He was born in Bagota, Ill and served in the Field Artillery in 'orld Var I Out side of making geological collections, he likes to fish and follow basketball Mr Plunkett attended Central Normal College at Danville, Indiana, Southern Illinois Normal at Carbondale and received his A B degree at the University of Illinois Virginia Glasener is teaching history and sponsoring the Junior class for her first year in Strawn She was born in Waterloo, Iowa and attended the University High School at Normal As a side llne, she likes to practice photography and to knit She received her B Ed at Illlnois State Normal University Miss Glasener also teache physical education for girls Edwln Bruell is coaching our basketball team this year He also teaches Engli h, sponsors the sophomore class, and is co sponsor of the Press Club M Bruoll was born 1n Lincoln, Illlnois and attended hlgh school at Muncie, Indiana In h1s spare time he tries h1s hand at writing books and songs He received his B S degree from the Universlty of Illinois "'Z-xx?-H r""'N- year is Eleanor Coakley whois also teach ing music and directing the junior and Kxzffff x senior class plays Miss Co kley was born L fqlg 1 in Toulon, Illinois and attended the high N X school there Her hobby is music and she NNN likes to follow football She attended Illinois State Normal Universlty 1 if 2 . - 'J s ' . L .' S . ' " ' ' A Is 0 The seventh and eithth grade teacher this lfhiteiq' J I - If FJ . A s d .jznjbwl Eileen Weller is the fifth and sixth grade teacher for her second year. Mrs. Weller was born on a farm east of Strawn and attended both grade and high school here. She received her higher education at Illinois State Nor- mal University. In her spare time she likes to swim and to play tennis. Helen Culkin is teaching the third and fourth grades for the fourth year. She was born in Chatsworth and at- tended school there. Mrs. Culkin likes to write let- ters and swim in her spare time. In addition to attend- lng Illinois State Normal University, she also attended the National College of Education in Evanston and the University of Wisconsin Odette Singer is teaching the first and second grades for her sixth year She taught the fifth and sixth grades for eleven years before that Mrs Slnger was born 1n Chicago and attended high school in Strawn, For- rest, and Pontiac She received her later educatioxu from Illlnois State Normal University and from the Uni versity of Missouri Board of Education Roy O Stein, President Wllllam A Somers, Secretary Clifford Conger Fred Stein Joe V Kuntz Everett Elliott Del Marlin Harry Pratt Of these, several have served the school for a numberof years Roy Stein has been a member for nine years 1952 to 1958 and from 1940 to date Joe V Kuntz has been a Board member for eight consecutive years, W A Somers, member and secretary for seven years, Clifford Conger, for six years and Fred Stein for five Everett Elliott served onl two ears, finishln out the Y Y 6 unexpired term of a former member, while Harry Pratt has had but one year'sexper xff lence All have taken an active interest ff!! in the affairs of the school and have given their time and efforts freely to 3 9' 1 advance its interests Ur af I , . I . I n. 0 Q A O I u o . - V A l 0 Q s . ' .Q 1 e . v Q n u u I . ' -..-"'J k"Y--...- pf'-KK, .ve -.- A 3 ,L f .lee " ' - . . . X A xg 7' ,G A I X, ,I L., .an f., ' 1 .51 , Z' Q 1 X ,.... W J .- 1 x i , . 3 . .N . 1' I xg ,l...f' X f I, ! !. . l , SENIOQS Aa . in Q. 7- ' Lowell Vaoqhmx Jian Stem 9-vs Ibetl-q Conqel Marvnx Manu -us. -Fra-rxcns Somers Vnqamn Lehman 5 ' -5 ' o af John Somers ta- 6 Marqm clhnllemjcl Elwqnc Mc E3 . - is N 5. ' f fv- E I ,' Q-- np, , , f x E si t 1 Q Q , 0 ' , Q ' ,, , 1. X als 7 , 5 - W 1 - ' ,Q 5, .. d . Q , xggii, F , new A A gg,1.w-,Q . . V ,I "f:.. A s Qbffyff x ' hi r- , si:-Wg.-f X --. 4 , vw," A ' if- ,':"7, .' ' ' Q 5 ,PQ v Q' Q ,fk"'-ffflf ' C Q Senior Biograohies hn Klonovan 'omers beat father tlme by arrivlng two days ahead OI the new i,, year The Keeley school vas h1s center k if of learnlnff for the f1rst eight years 13QLj5gffcu and from there he transferred to Strawn KJ. ,l:.fH1gh where he spent the next four years 'N Durlng hls freshman yeara sort of mystery enveloped hlm No one,not even his COUSUI Francis, could force h1m to expose the mystery of h1s middle name, Donovan During his four year stay at S C C S he partlcipated in basketoall four years and baseball four years He also played the part of Dallas Thorne in the junlor play, Tea Toper Tavern , John Livingston ln the senlor play, 'Goln Modernf ,and was the reader in the radio play, 'lhe Llfe of Stephen Lester In hls sophomore year he was elected presldent of his class His one outstandlng achlevem nt during h1S high school career has b en his ab1l1ty on the basketball floor Thls 18 a not ole fact because he dld not have the gr de basketball tralning that the other boys had can Clharlotte .Jtc1n, the girl who knovs all aoout food, 1 s born the 5th ing and eating food, sho has taken up Home Economics by correspondence Besides her lHtbPCSt ln home manag ment she has also t k n .n actlve inter st in school is Fn5EE5?j. man sement One ye r the sec of er class and another m mber of the student councll, she has qulte eapably helped look ftcr school ff 1rs Along wlth the luSt of h r class she has p ssed through the ordeals of the Jun1OT and scnlor plays seth years she played opposite John Somers, once as Sally Lee Dlxon, south rn belle, nd once s enevieve Derwent, SOphlStlC8ted clty lrl Jc.n h s lso f ithfully ttended g1P1LS glee club and physlcal education for four ye rs, MlSSihg only wh n IDJHP d or ill She h s, 3 s most hlgh school glrls do, ttend d st ff as WPltbP, typlst, stencll r, mlm egr Jhcr or ny other that was found for h r f F 5 . 1 -I , , G Y GD Y- if - ' 0 'L . 'nf-' A 1 ' I ' ' f' er' ai.. D 53 1 :gs-2-22 V af? , Uigj s . .f . m Q- . . g . , , . . , O I 0 1 I O O . - - ' ii ll a vu 3 a ' i i r'l " 'jr li I . . - 0 N Q . G G . . Sd ' .. . . , . . a a - . ' -r . , Ja V j .UF . ' P x ' N . Agn 4 Q va kv vm of December. Always interested in cook- - -L11 4. I x I' . f' J! -Wif Q' a e a . ' ' e ......V ' ao ' A 3 0 Fl 0 h .., a e e ' . A G. C CA X a K . I ' 1 x C C. A . . X , , ' L L, 0 ' 'h 'X - . .L - . - U A C. C fl CL ' a 7 ' gh . as a a a 2 ' 'x x ' A. Q -L rx ' 'x ' ' fr . fx Q. L J N-r Q C CA 'N . ' F1 Y fx 9 '. L- A L . v . . L. . . , C L . LJ Q21 X C M O . ,-1 r" r' francis Sdward Qjomers, high scoring c nter and cant 1D xas born on September 2nd D6flHltS1V tkQ16tlC mlnded, he has gone out for ll tvoes of saorts but gg xXx has Sp6Cl81lZGd ll b s etball In his 4422 X' fllst year he made the flrst team in I o sketb ll as 2 regula for1srd to be come the talrd h1 hest s olln man on the team He also held tYlS 0OS1t1OD as a sophomore and JLHlOP A a senlor he becmae center as well as caotaln In baseball he was short sto: as a freshy but lt vasn't untll the ne t ,ear that he came into hls own as c tchel and heavlest nltter of the teart As a junior he revalncd at catch Jut as a senlor took to Jitchlng Track and hlgh 3 nplng have lso been of lnterest to him P1s lnterests outslde of the seorts world include boys chorus, glee club and also the gun lor, senlor ol ys As a Junior he played J i.n P1 rpcd: a young lawyer and as a senlor, James Llv ngston the father of two 3FOgFGSS1VG cllldren J1Dl0P he was not only president of his cl ss but DlCS1lCHt of the student councll wlso -1 I .Jetty Czongel was born 1n Strawn, Uct 27 Sh ttended Strawn Crade school a small but ml hty bundl of mlschlof The 9 N, rcer were soent ln rather hit and miss fsshlon, Khltting the boys and UISSIHS classes J Her last two ye however smwu.1pL- have b en spent ln hard and dlligcnt stud Her .mbtt on to b 1 secret ry vas tcrpor rlly fullfllled when she bcc.me secretary of ber class in h r JUhlOP ye The other offlccs she h s held re V100 pl 1d nt ln h r sonhonore ye r, Student Council memb r ln both soohomorc and SCnlOP years, or sldent ln her senlor ye r and bclng sst Cd1tOT of the nnu l s a cnlor, glrl s W s lso 0 on a k ynotc ln her hlbh scuool llfc Thls bounclnv littl foru rd also SWlPWS U1 Kcd b seball b t hour years s memo r of the gl o club h s l o lnprov d her lnglno c D 1ty Along with ll of these she his ol yed H rrl t anncsloy n the THDIO pl y rd Ale ndrl LlVlDUStOP ln the so J r pl y,'Go1n loo rn e' F Q. , I JL Q , q . 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N w fY f'5' ff' L YU ' owell '-'llsworth aughan our basket ball manager for the past two years, was born in Golden Gate, Illinois the 12th of June He transferred from Monticello to Strawn in his sophomore year and fell Ng... routine During his three years stay at S C C S he has taken up both baseball and basketball His playing, however, has been limited b cause of his fulltime job as man ager All three years he has taken part in Glee Chib activities and spent one year on the staff When the school bought the motion picture camera, Lowell assumed the responsibility of 1t's operation In his Junior year, Lowell played the part of Barry Reid in the class play and as a senior played opposite nary McFarland as Donald maoCarther, a part time husband,who is too proud to admit he is in love More than once he threatened to resign as manager, but always came back to dress and encourage his protcges ,54r4""L"1 f"' If argaretha ouiself eyer, another amb- lb' itious born sports each dffrtaken 1tlCS fl Treas H""""""" junior elected ass't editor the following year. a minor part in the her junior year she Reid and as a senior playing the part of member of the senior class, was June 7 Actively interested in , she has taken her letter in P L of her four years She has also an active part in her class activ and work, becoming class Sec and as a sophomore, President as a and student council representathn as a senior A member of the staff each year, she was in her In her senior played shared Junior year and then editor freshman year she was given play, UTed Drops Inu. In one of the leads, hosamand the lead with Francis Smmrs his wife, Marge Livingston. Her other activities were: press club reporter, assistant motion picture operator and member of the glee club for four years. At the time of the Junior-Senior banq uet she represented her class as toastmistress. if,a Q FLf,IH -J -A , ' , A I :nt-:?iQkq:f:Z:Li'fi ' 'F -nffmRmPwfvi- - ' ' ?Tl'?i't?'?f Fi. . . - . sigma ipigrg M almost immediately into the high school 15- -ff J - e I Q 0 s s .I :gi-L.!:'.'2'-3" ' - A . . . . 3 . . - . , . . . . ' 'UT I O . O X f , -41 - ,Q lei, 1 ' fr? il' . .1 fr, T.. .,, . I--v" f.. Z .lf arvln francis!! aler, the oldest member of the Senlor Class, W s boln prll ll Mar- vln, though not oartlcularly atheletlc mlnded has gone out for baseball and earn d hlmself a perm nent DOS1tlOn ln th fleld H13 other extra clrlcul r aetlvitles lnelude glee club, four ye rs, nd staff, tfo years In h1S su, eggs. junlor year, HnPV1D played John Sedgwlch, old fl.me of Theres Kuntz, and w s also vlee presldent of his el ss In P18 senlor year he played Qobert Lawerence, setty Con er s fiance '-'lwyn 'Juv ne!! tz,born JL ne 8 'mt Forrest bee m moms r of the present senior el ss XII? j? whll they were yet ln th sev nth grade lvyne 11k H rvln cares llttl for sports, OQFtlC10 tlng ln n 1th 1 e see ll or basket b ll Hls only lHtvPuSt outslde of his whlch he belong d his sophomore and Junior years Two years str lght he ol y d Op0OSltC Vlrglnh Lehm n ln the JunlOP ind s nior ys on ye r 1ll1.m R ndal, a brilli nt young l wyer nd the other US ROV DUFFY Elwyne wants to be a radio engineer irginia J athryn ehm.n, was born on the s cond of D eenber Always merry and nov r c rrylng chlp on her shoulder Glnny has 12313, Q spent four f irlv hfmpoy y ars, s a hlgh school student Durlne her four years she has been member of th gl clua nd also the girl's P class lhree y rs she h s been mcmb r of the onnu l stalf, helplng to prose ve the memories of school Virgini has also been secretary of her class for on y ar It was during thls y ar that sh declded she wanted to COnt1Hu her llfe work 1n the commercial world In both senior .nd Junlor ol y she has played OppOS1LC 'lwyn Metz, once as Ann Annesley and once as DP1COl1Q Grleg, young soceity vom n xx , xx , 61 U ' 1 C. 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J Junlol BIOQT phlos Velda Jean Koe 1 and he slst r Wldcra s on the sane day, ver Lnusxal so on the left Qhe That Lucas Fan1ly' and ln 'Srnulderlng She also was in oele rate the r birtuda Cru rf ls 1s lrthday cake aplears acted 1nt'eSen1 r pl y ' when she las a Freshman Flame' wnlle a Junior the folloflig actlvltles glee cluo 4,5 1, ,6, and Flls A inlfred Helene Neyer was born Aprll 7, at Strafn 1nn1 s favol te sport is baslet ball and sne certainly deserves her th1rd year azard ln tue glflb Phdslcal Educatlon class sac has also part c1pated ln rlee c uo 1,4,o, Staff 9 5 and F rst Ald 3 Durine tne xlnter months wnen the Junior class sold cancy she cared lor nearly everythlng and also sold hers lf a gen erous amount Mary Jean Aaron, one of tue bl ndes ln the JUH1OF class, celenrates her Jvrthday ln 15 that? Algust 20 T le wn h1vh school Mary has part cipated n gle club 2,5, t fl 2 3, First Ald 5, and Jr play 5 A conflrmed Jo k worm, Vary Jean has read almo t ev ytnlng wn the school l1Jraxy so lf ou :ant a review of so e Jock you know Ilere to net t Agnes Magdalen Jalters found her f sr't year of cneerlead1ng qwlte an e parlence ln her JuHlOP car er However she has a flne Jos Con ratulatlon ' Birthday July 15 Her act vltles are ,lee club , ,o, taf , es , Sr Pla l 0 Ouar c 1 2, Vlce Pres 6 Madgal n has been cngloyed Wn Morrlsfs grocery store slncc last June and makes a very ef 1C nt clerk ' ,,, ' I. ' x . h r ' e U 1 , 1 T . AJ 3. L i Fe' xa 3 '. Th, ls Y 1 . 1 H ' ',.' D ' 13: l 7 : 'I 5 1 I Q LJ. ' X . ' " ' ' :J i' 1 ' 7 , J.. I, L 9 sl. A -- ' imwHV' , 1 . A H i I ' V a ,-- - . . - , . ,.wJ, L l L . , -, , P. B. 2 ' 1 'Q t 'ii 3. '-v ' o v-. U' 'e 11 g - , A Q . 3: 'vklx A . v ' T .-Lf T V 'I -' V . :liz 'J ,. 'Q ' '- ,. if . s J. - .a. .. 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Bert Wstle Davis,was one of the two Junior boys on the f1TSt team ln basketball, thls year Bert has done an e cellent job and should have much success next year His birthday 15 Fay 12 9SluGS nartlelnatlng ln basketball nd baseball all three years he has eeen ln st If Student fOUHCl1 1 5 Pres 5 and Flrst Ald o One of e eanlldates for ne t years basketball een taln V111 orobaely be Wert Iary averne Fellers was born aovembcr 11 a fe nlles outslde of Saunemln She began 4ws fgiy er SChOOllng ln flng Half way through fgfgia Athe second grade her f mlly moved to For rest where she spent two years 51HCG then she s been a student ln Strawn School, ,nn ffl? here sh has eartlcloated 1D the lOl1O' lng ee club 1,2 5 1 2 5, Ra o b U ay 5 Stafl 5 blTSt Amd ur ole J Lucllle Ann W1dMOP arrlv 1 ln Prods y on July 25 She besan her SChOO1lng 1n Strawn at the age of Slf and has eontlnued h r ed- ueatlon, 1HS1dC of th famllar valls 05 e C Durlng thls tln she n s partlc ,m p ted ln the 1OllOllHU stafl 2 5 g1rl's eee1ub125 Flscznds P111 Junlor vlay 5 Lucllle 1S ehamplon gum chew r ln Strawn Llgh + M Weldon Rlehard stcldlnger, arrlved on an unlucky day, the loth, Ol March Dlsplte thls fact Weldon has done a flne gob of guardlnv H13 msn on the basletball floor N yt vear he eertalnly wlll be an asset to the Strawn team Hls actlvltles lnclude bask tbwll 1 2 5 and baseb ll 1,2 5, Wel dons ambltlon seems to ee a farmer For several years he has been a m mber of the boy s 4 I club learnlng more about f rmlng vJ X . . . . 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O I . 7 " 1 'Q' 5 X 9. x 4 ' f Phyllis Jean Decker lS now taking vol lessons on record from Teanette T Donald She was born Aprll lc n to out fxthls c1tV,and has been the W1 he t soprano f zxfx xx ff ji xx Ox fffy X' ff nfw ASX uw 1U tre glrl' glee club lor th past three years The re t of her aCtlVltl6S lnclmde s aff 2 5 Class Sec 2 P r l 2 5 Ra 10 Play 2 5 Jr play 5 Phyllls ambltion lS to sing on the radlo or ln the opera The past year she ras been taking singlng les sons toward this end Rlchard Wllliam Shaffer is better known as 'D1ck" to everyone at S h S Dlck was born December lO at Falrbury and came to Strawn as a green freshien Hls 8CtlVltl9S lnclude Sec 3 Pres 2 glee club 2, Flrst Ald 5, Student Councll 2 and Jr play 5 X' LWhen Rlchard gets rlch and doesn't know 1 what to do wlth XSXXN- fls at Saybrook S 4 1n the elghth all his money, I thlnk he wlll buy a farm because he llkes thls wodc Phlers was born November He came to Strawn whlle grade Durlng hls three Carroll haldane -' QW' years at strawn Hlgh he was ln the Radlo Play 5, and glee club 2 Carroll and his brother, Gordon, llke to slng cowboy songs 5Qf7and do a very good Job Thls last sprlng X ffibk Carroll came out for baseball and the clam lnter mural basketball games Paul Raymond Meitzmer was born September l at Stewardson, llllnois Whlle attend lng hlgh school there he took an actlve part in glec club and softball Paul was transferred from Stevardson to Strawn Feb ruary lO Ihlle here he particlpated in the sprlng sport aCtlV1tlGS and was esp lcally lnterestod ln plng pong He also had a part ln the Junior Class Play We hope Paul stays with us for quite a whlle 'x . . 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O 2 Q LJ l Q N .ljil X W e 'W testi' 1 I I XX Kathleen Faye ettereon, an excellent for vard on the glrl s basketball squad, was born on the eighth of November Kathle has taken plane lessons for 7 years and she engoys playlng very much She ll make an evcellent nurse Slnglng to her patients During her hlgh school career she has par tlcipated ln glee club l,2 5, radlo play 2 5 staff 2 o 2 5 P h wlFSt Ald 5 and was Vlce President l 2 Helen Loulse Tredennlck, the glrl wlth the latest dance steps on record has also ac cempanled her el ssmates 1n ll years of h rd work at Strawn Her blrthday falls on the fourteenth of December She has taken part ln glee clue l 2 5 Sr play 2, 2 5 FlTSt Ald 5 Jr play 5 e vas a SO3hlCat d gal from the city known s Blythe Duval in the Junior Class Play Donna Xelle Pratt, one of the cheerleaders thls year has taken her cart ln the fel lewinv CtlVlt1GS glee club l 2,5 st ff P V 1 2 5 cheerleader 2 5 Pirs Aid 5 Student Councll 2 Student Ceuncll e , l J ol y 5 At home Donr llkes to cook Best of ell she llkes to bake c kes She'll make some m n a fln XlfG flom ll her early QCFIGDCCS Sxxfnflnez M ry Somers, was born on December , r-K I "'l926 At the OCglnDlng of her fourth year of school shc was forced to leave her studles c use of he rt llmcnt, but re JOID d h r cl ss agaln as they cnt rod the flfth gr do Sh w s mcmoer of the followlng l,2,5 glee club 1,2 5 staff o, Flrst Aid nd Jr Pl y 5 er f vorlte n StlmLS re d HC1Hg and p ddleug around ln L swimulng pool -I :-Q -. 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' V , P Q c I ' 7 , FP 4' ' V7 6 O QL I 3. l H I -:g C1 ' 4 H 5 C. 21 U, S V 1 1 - UNDERCLQSSMEN tiff? wr-B1 Flzess-umm Cmss Sopnonone Cuass Sopnonores The Sophomores hav 12 members dwln ruell Peach ano Engllsh lnstruetor s soonsor he member and olf lCSI'S ETC M rj Somers loent Lorene GClguF Ruby Garmon Vlce Presldent Sec lreas Glorla Benway Morris Pratt Roy Benway Gene Vaughan Glen Benw y Ger ld Kuntz Margery Hartman D an Tredennick Others who were former elassmates the fllst 10 ye rs ln clude Loretta Kuntz, Geraldlne Usborne, lnlfreo leyen Ruth Monk , V ronlea Gulnn, Gl n and Roy Bsnway and Harold Meyer Fr shmun Nr Blunkett 1S trelr class spensol The pres nt mema r of the class and OfLlCCFS are Norm Thomp on Pr Sld nt Norma Somers H len Sklnner Vic Presid nt Sec Treas 'llm Metz Gerald Lynch Eldor Koehl Anthony 'alters Virglnla Goemble hennelth Steidlnger Don ld Rlnkenburger th rs who w re classmates som time ln the flrst elght years lnelud Mary Benway, dna er, Harold Aberl , Concetta Arrigo, Ger ldlne Osborne, D nnl Stroiseh and Helen Hoye G. L q - . - -P L ll.- 3- Q llrc . , J , . 1 L m . . ' J. A 0 L 4. .1 S " ya , P14005 7. lun.: - I 'B ' A J- ' A r'1 O a . , 1 ,I ,X ' , - 58 a . 'J , C G N 7 ' I 'A 'S 1 ."I av . ,, , n Y - ' , ' ,, VI' ' ' E c .1 .. X. O A. . . K3 1 Q U J Q 4 . .' ' 0 A . Nr - At the present tlme the class of l946 have lO members. . . . o .L L' J W. A . x .x , 'nn V C 'A V a ' M s ' fe Q Q . F , . . Q G o - 1 e e . w T' ' . . .: EL ' L a ' J U . . , . G . - . 3 A Qs 1 U u ' C 'Y . C ' ' ' " 5' - ' ez L - a E Bal 1 e . . ' . P. ' 8 v lt X2 f,.,, -Nfx 'NJ ,fx 'X vef'-.-JJ Y,..f"'N'l.,,'n-IXLXI l fx! D fx' A X 1' if X K N K X If x J I L N ff ffuf' ' 3 Y, ,..k ,,. 1 'X' ,jx , if ' ' 1 1. Z' 'v vxj ' NX Y f KJ 1 ly , I f I 5 xx K 3' X f x XX X X . X K 1 x N f X' 'F' ff' f A . 1 1-SVJAMM . t xA -F I . I .,.,.2--D AL lx.A,r- V- . " ' ,H , SRX A Yfif' ' xx-4 F .XX Y 1 A x f? X 4 1 x' .V- x f A ff 1 xi 1:13 Em:-v L ' ,J If -QCTIVITY QROIO PLAY CAST BR5EIbFILL TERM JUNIOR PRESS CLUB: TI-ICFITRC COMMITTEE FIRST aw CLASS STUDQNT CQQNQIL I GIRLS GIGE CLUB GIRLS PIIYSICRL CLIISS I I Freshman Initiation At 7:50 on Wednesday evening, September 16, the Sopho- more class initiated the new freshmen. The freshmen were first blindfolded and given a sound spanking by the willing sophomore boys. Then they were led onto the stage where they performed for the high school students and faculty. After the stunts there were games and dancing followed by a lunch of ice cream and cookies The party closed at ten o'clock Weirer Roast On Tuesday, October 6, the members of the Student Coun ell sponsored a weiner roast for dm high scnoolznd mem bers O1 the f cultf The drove located southwest of Baseball and football were was a feast of weiners and drinks Then everyone sat weiner roast was h ld at a F irbury played At six o'clock'Uwr buns, apples, candy and cold around th fire, sang song and told stories At elgrt o'clock dmagrmnnreluctantly departed for home election of Cheerl aders On November 5rd the students of the highschool elected their cheerleaders Of the six girls who ran ragdalen W lt rs and Donna Belle Pratt were elected These gkds did an excellent Job all season and won much praise Hom their classmates a well as from rival schools Farewell Party ,,,esa,N, Jr"-'Zak' On Tanuary ll the Junior cla ses were hosts at a given for Harvey Hartman, to school in Eairbury,and and sophomor e 0' 1 farewell party who left to go Mary NcFarland, AF who moved to Forrest Dancing and games were enjoyed A lunch of ict cream, cold drinks, and cookies were served A Q I , I 1 Q- 1 ' 1 9 ' .0 ' -.1 A rr 1 F I' 1 ' CX 0 9 c: E' Q' 1' D o .1 . . . 1 f e Ds v .1 . 1 . I O ,., . O . , Fx f ' A w N " . a. il 8 S ' . 0 s S . Y..--.t , -'L . H I 'ff' , - - A -v . F 4 Og, , . 1 br f v 3 4 1 11 G f gl f u ' -:ff . 0- 'K -ig . Q N f - ::1flf'.,3 ,I- - Y A QQ: ,I I . o w xx, n 3 ' Q . 'x 3 s I C The Smouldering Flame Victor Dreyfus,a novelist, needs an inspiration for his newest novel "The Smouldering Flame". He finds this inspiration in Alice Smith, an orphan who is hit by an automobile in front of the Dreyfus home. Alice is car- ried into the house and she lives there until peopl.e start gossiping and Mrs. Dreyfus orders her out. She leaves,but her friend from the slums,Tommy O'Brien, re- turns to tell Victor that Alice was innocent in an at- tempt to rob his house. Alice comes back to find Vic- tor engaged to Emily Carrington, but Emily releases him from their engagement for she knows Victor and Alice love each other Cast Victor Dreyfus Bert Davis Alice Smith Magdalen Walters Emily Carrington Kathleen Watterson Mrs Dreyfus Phyllis Decker Tommy O'Brien Weldon Steidinger Mrs Denton Todd Mary Fellers Vilma Todd Donna Pratt Parsons Richard Schaffer Blythe Duval Helen Tredennick Jean Green Winifred Meyer Ida Arnold Velda Koehl Rosetta Inez Somers Extra boys CarrollEhlers Paul Mietzner Scrap Campaign This year both grade school and high school tried to do their part to further the war effort by collecting rub ber and old metals in a scrap campaign conducted Feb 5 thru Feb 26 Robert Thomp on, Robert Arnold, and Har vey Stork won prizes of 75, 50, and. 25 cents respectively for collecting n1ox'e scrap than any of the other contendixm Y grade students High school winners were !,ff Lowell Vaughan, Gerald Lynch, and Ger1e Vaughan Robert Kuntz received a.consola tion prize of ten cents for bringing in lOO lbs of scrap On March ll a moving picture was shown in the gym for all who brought in at least one pound of scrap 1 O . . . , Y C . 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' ' fG1YifKS O .K xx 7 I' XX- I . g ' U ' C Goin' Modern Q Senior Class Play Margo Meyer and Francis Somers, a middle-aged couple, who were the parents of a girl and boy, John Somers and Betty Congen find that their children,who have just re- turned from a year in New York,want to turn their house into a modern one ,nd to even modernize their parents A house party is planned as things turn modern Margo a nd Francis urprise thclr child en hir ally going md ern Marge and Franci e en upset two prospective mar riage m Betty aniharvin Male ,and Tohn and Jean Stein Things return Uanormal aSMar o and Francis resume their old fashioned ways In the end all agree with Margo in at the only way to be nappy 1 nJist be yourself Ca t Mrs James Livingston Margo Meyer Mr James Living ton Francis Somers John Livingston John Somers Alexandria Living ton Betty Conger Willie Randall Eluyne Metz Annie Norma Thompson Robert Lawrence Marvin Maier Genevieve Derwent Joan Stein Priscilla Griggs Virgin a Lehman Donald MacArthur Lowell Vaughan May Rogers Mary McFarland Staff The sophomores, Juniors and seniors Jho were interested in helping to mace the qnrual m t Q1October o to organ ize At tfe meeting Ma PO P yer xa elected ditor and itor and 1 tant met with miss Marlar and each mem be wa assigned certdiw duties The Staff met cvrry Thursday the 7th and Sth periods,and the m terial xas written, proci read, typed, sterciled, and mimeo Uraphed Them the paves ere sent to be bound Thus the l946 ver lor of he annual Nas completed . . - a . . . . I . A ., 3, . n Q . ,, Q 1 - . i L L1 ' . . . i s v, . - . G . , . , W . -2 , 1 A ' 1. U 0 . F . . t3 . . . - - 0 L l . 1 ' I! th - , , s 1 ' . s . . L Q . - . . . . s . . " A A . . . A 53D 1 . . . V 'X , . I . , . . . lv , . . . . , n T fr .L I 1'-' 3 L Q . . . 'R fl 7' V ' , -' 1 -1 Q W - - , A E . ,vw L 4 u A , . , A . . , 4 A , , J rg Ho v s 2 h e . . Betty Conger was elected assistant editor. Then the ed- , 1 assfs -s -- VL g .- . . . T ' S C, C 1- v ,,, Y-" I l --.-.- . l 'MJ-nl ,f o L A W, 7 , , L 1 A try, 3 i - . r F! 1 A Af . -. 0 a a q," , - Q L - X, O 1 ' c A -I 4 E 3 3 1-If ' A' X N' fit' 1 an " . , my 1, , . i ' S .1 t 'f V - X 0 Magazine Contest On October 6, for the third consecutive year, Mr. Carl Wunderlick of the Crowell Collier's Publishing company spent the fifth and sixth periods of the afternoon get- ting the high school students thoroughly enthusiastic about another magazine campaign. As in previous years the first period classes organized and chose room secretaries. Norma Somers was chosen secretary for the Freshmeng Mary McFarland for the Soph- omoresg Kathleen Watterson for the Juniorsg and Margare- tha Meyer for the Seniors 240 was set as the goal for the entire campaign This meant that each person had to sell 35 worth of magazirle subscriptions Eight days later, at the close of the campaign, the goal had been topped witha total of S250 50 worthci'subscrip tions sold High salesman were the Seniors with 1871 of their quota or 384 The sophomores sold 79 worth 1551 the freshman 11550 50 worth or 1011 and the Juniors Q57 worth or 4473 Gerald Kuntz sold subscriptions total ing 31326 Margaretha Meyer 3525, Virginia Lehman S19 Vir ginia Goembel 32517, and Glenn Benway 15 The profits of the campaign were used to purchase a moving picture pro jector Girls Glee Club Under the direction of Miss Coakley, 7th and 8th.grade teacher, the girls' glee club was organized The girls participated in singing classical and popular music at school programs lhose who were in the girls glee club are Virginia Lehman, Je n Stein, Betty Conger, Wini Ired Meyer, Kathleen Watterson, Inez Somers, Magdalen Walters, Helen lredennicx, Mary Fellers, Lucille Widmer, NbrySomers, LoreneGc1ger, Gloria Benway, Phyllis Decker, Mary Jean Aaron, Velda Yoehl, Donna Pratt, Maryorie Hartman, Ruby Garmon, Helen Skin unfe6,f ner, Norma SOmGFS,VdTglHl8 Goembel, Norma 1 Thompson, Eldorz Koehl, Wilma Metz ff!! I I 6 . I ' - I . S or Z. . .1 , . , c'- - I s 0 u - J : Q - W U .- I U . . . . f r'1 I I . . G . .- I Ck ' A L 1 1 , ' IW . , . . . -""A- NX'---an .. ' .L ' 5 5,0 - u 44,,,..' K- ,K h . . - v - g , I, - 3 . 1. L K . 1 if ,," L 0 I ,f ' 1.1 ,- x ' ,.f1.,lL,.f5 J! Christmas Party A Christmas party for the student body was given by the faculty on December 25. The Student Council members had charge of a variety of games that were played. A gift exchange was held followed by dancing and active games. Refreshments of ice cream and cookies wwe served before the party ended. Student Council On September 18 th Student Ccuncll members met for organization under thc direction of Miss Marlar as sponsor Margo Leyer was elected president and Jean Stein, secretary The other members were Betty Conger, Francis Somers, Bert Davis, Harvey Hartman,Mary Somers, and Norma Thompson After Harvey began his second sem ester at Fairbury, John Somers was appolnted Uvfill his place The Student Council's main duties this year pertainaito helping the war effort and assisting with school pro grams Committees were organlzed to sponsor the maga zine campaign, War Stamp drive,Salvage drive, and the Victory Book collection for soldiers Tle Council also made a school service flag and had charge of the Open House Armistice Day program Press Club Party On October 24 at ll o'clock in th morning four s nior girls, driven by Miss N rlar, left Strawn and headed in the direction of Champaign They were followed shortly by the senior boys in Fr Bruell's c r Tre manor class was finally going to reap the benefit of six months of Junior Press Club reporting It had been decided previously that the boys would attend duzlllinois Notre D ve football game so they went immediw ately to the stadium whilethe girls at ff tended a double feature and then bowl d a game amid bevy of sailors Both of the groups, having eaten meanwhile, met while touring the library The girls ended their evening by attending a play at the Little Theatre a mystery drama ff entitled nRopes End H The boys spent the rest of thelr time touring the var ious university buildings , C A . i 3 l x . .. 5 : I o 1 - 'H . 3 I 1 I A ' '1 - U 3 G X za 5 . . 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Xxx 'xx 1'! 11 1- NS. f O . . - o Open House For several weeks before Open House the members of tlie Student Council had been busy making a service flag and getting the names, ranks, and pictures of teachers and students who had graduated or finished their schooling here At the same time members of the grade school were preparing exhibits to be shown in their rooms and mem bers of the high school were preparing exhibits for the gymnasium On November 9 the parents came to view the students ex hibits ide program for tre evening began at 8 o'clock with contributions from each of the four grade rooms A play entitled UFor want of a Nail' was next,premnmed by several high school students Then Harvey Hartman read off the names of the men and women in the diferent branches of the armed service while the boys' and girls glee clubs followed the reading of each group with an appropriate song The orogram ended with the unveiling of the flag while the audicnce sang the National Anthem to the accompaniment of trumpets Ice Capades This year two carloads of girls attended the Ice Capades at Chameairn on Anril 7 For Viss Marlar and the Senior girls, Betty, V rvo, Jean, and Virginia, this was the second consecutive year of attendence Phyllis Decker, Winifred Meyer, Kathleen Uatterson, Inez Somers, Nomna spectacle of silver blades on ice for the first time Stamp Drive In the high school stamp campaign held February 1 thru February 12 a total of e180 worth of war stamps were sold A party was meld for the Senior class, purchasers of H79 in stamps or 925 of their quota and winners of the stamp contest T116 Sophomores were second with 2945 45 or 4557 Haifa' of their quota, the Juniors third with. ,ff 55455 20 or 5452 of their quota, and the Freshmen last xith S14 55or l65Z of their 'Fa 1C J qlOta J 0 ' . ' O 5 o 0 1 . O O 4-'11 1 w 0 .L - A . L -. I A A O - Y- A . . .L I 4. A . 1 , - L 2 u n 0 ' - . - A L A ..4. A I .L '3 Q ' . h' Q ' . na O . . . 0 . . . 5 " ' , .Y TRY I Thompson, Mary Somers, and Mr. Chesterfkein viewed this . I 0 . , . O . V C' . 1 L ' . Q! O if---'Z-lawtgrgif--F Q- " o o 5 1. -J -1'7" , .V . A . I V I ' ' N . ' A Q ,f . 'J' , , LX L' ,ng , Q F, V xr, 1 In I N, f , First Aid A First Aid Class, under the direction of Miss Marlar, was organized in November. The class met on Tuesdays and Fridays,the seventh and eighth periods,and the stu- dents learned among other things to bandage, apply dig- ital pressure, apply splints and give artificial respi- ration. After they had completed twenty hours of class room work with satisfactory skill,they were given a Red Cross certificate as well as one-halfcuedittowand grad- uation. Radio Program On December 5at4cHclock the Radio Play Cast presented their play"For Want of a hail' over UJBC in Bloomington The play was directedty hr Bruell and Miss Coakley and member of the cast included Kathleen Watterson Mrs Atkins Vary Feller Florence Benson Harvey Hartman Tommy Benson Anthony Walters Roy Benson Lorene Geiger Mother Benson Carroll Ehlers Father Benson After the program the group ate:n:Mother Hubbard's Cup board before returning home Moving Pictures A series of moving pictures were shown in the gymnasuim during the winter The following pictures were shown 'History is Made at Night' with Charles Boyer and ean Arthur, "Boy of the Streets with Jackie Cooper, The ost Goes Iestn with Robert Donat and Jean Parker, The Hoosier Scrool Boyn with Mickey Rooney nAl iersn wnlsh Charles Boyer and Hedy Lamarr, "The Healer with Ralph Bellamy and Mickey Rooney, "Elephant Boy with Sa , UCount of Monte Criston with Robert Dona nMr Smith Goes to Washingtonnwith James Stewart and Jean Arthur, "Captain Fury with Bri Aherne and June Larg,'There Goesmylieart with Frederick Narch and Virginia Bruce, and UUnder the Big Top with Anna Nagel Tne movie proyector was runtm Margo Meyer and Lowell Vaughan Tickets were taken and sold by Kathleen Vatterson, Magdalen f" Walters, Jean Stein, Winifred heyer,Ektty Conger, and Virginia Lehman Glenn Benway Gerald Kuntz, Gene Vaughan, and Anthony Walters were ushers -J,.,f"S. ,Uri ed IO . I- 7 . I A . A . . . , . Y A 'J s ' : a - - . ' fy, A S - - - - A - .. - .- .. A o , . . - . : ' . . . 1 . J , ll ' , If Gh - ' - " 1 r 0 , 5 - . . H . bu . -, . . t 3 U . . 1 ' H . ' ' a n S.-.--42 x q.,- , I U I 5 ' ---1 I L f ' A A JC ' -3 . . ' A . . . . 1 I . H . fl r ra 3 0 , S ' ' g x Q -1,,,. ' I il . 'yuan Q x K., f O Q- Xxx ' ' U X , . 2- Q I . - 7 0 0 College Day On Monday, April 19, the girls of the Senior class at- tended College Day held at Illinois Statelkumal Univer- sity. They arrived about 9:15 and became momentarily lost, but found Fell Hall in time to register and get their meal tickets. Escorted by a student, they arrived at Capen Auditorium to listen to several addressesand music presented by the ISNU orchestra. Divided into two groups,those interested in Home Economics and those in- terested in a commercial course, the girls toured the campus until noon Dinner was sfrved at Fell Hall After the meal, Presi dent Fairchild delivered a short address and the ISNU Girls' Chorus followed with several numbers The day's entertainment was climaxed with a play uUtter Rdax ation presented by ISUU students at Capen Auditorium Junior Senior Banquet The Junior Senior Banquet of 1945 was held May 5 at Hotel Tilden Hall Bloomington Illinois PT1yl.li s Decker was toastmistross for the evening Bert Davis junior class presidena gave the welcome speech and the response was given by Betty Conger, senior class presi dent The skit was read by Donna Pratt,and the prophecy by Magdalen Walters The senior class will wa read by John Somers During the dinner course Kathleen Watter son played two piano solos, HRoad to Mandalay URustle of Spring The rest of the evening va spent at the astle Theater where the group saw nRoad to Morocco' n nNo Place For a Lady Play Celebration A party was held after the Junior and Senior plays celebrating the success of the plays The Seniors accompanied by Miss Coavlcy, Miss T' A Marlar, and Mr Brucll attended the show nTen Gentlemen From West Point' Then t y bowled The Juniors also attendeda show nln Which Nc Serve at Gibson City . 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' 1 A Q" -5. .. f - -.- -L -uf '-- x - I .Palm F fi . ' Q H - , V In E ll I f -3 4 xgiiiiim' ' ' W N "L I ' H Ju ' ' I n ij X-I I V rzfqgb ,L-JL,..-'Q I ba ,, 5 A' r , h.4,,..- ' V ---- sjwlq Tile., AQ , A L Q . . if umm ftvtwvs l'11L.7 School opens Oh me9999 Oh my"'l Preference tests for Senlor Juniors al o take preference tests Press Club meets Plans to spend earnings 9 ll Classes organlze Pres? Vice Presv Sec? Baseball at S1bley Strawn 9 Cropsey lO Freshman initiation: P oo o r fresh1es'! Softball here with Cropsey Strawn 9 Cropsey1O Student Councll or5anizes Boys' physlcal exams by Dr Seitman Baseball here wlth Sibley Stravn1LLSibley'9 Boys' glee club meets Bass999 lenor9999 Dramatic tryout for radlo program Baseball at Cropsey Strawn 5 Cropsey 2 Senlors order lnvitatlons and name cards Nr lunderlick betins mabaaine contest H151 School welner roast near Fairbury Baseball at Cooksvllle Strawn 8 Cookeville 15 Annual staff organized First report ca1ds of the year B9 B Seniors have a oarty the 2nd oerlod for ell ing greate t percentage of magazines Senlor class trlp to Champaign to ssend Press Club money Student Council plans Open House program Instltute' Only teachers have classe today Open house and dCd1C8tlOD of service flag Flr t basketball game of season at lelvin Melvln 46 Strawn SO Play practice instead of V8CB+1OD for Seniors Lucky Dl5ht' Strawn licks Gridley there in overtime 38 to 36 Senlors have their pictures taken at Normal St Paul beats Stravr here 51 to 56 nior Class play 'Goin' Modern' Alumni wln annual pame S8 to 54 Flrst sid clas organlzed by Niss Marlar 28 Th8DkSglV1Dg Vacation x f 1 jf I w v- ' ll F ,PP , f 1 qesu use 5 ' s .J , 7 s . H if -' L - -Y 16 ' : FJ ' ' " c I 117 2 - XX 18 ' ' 1,1 22 ' . Q S2 ' . g " m gf 25 P ' v 28 2 1 14 , 1 S 1 ' ' ' ' . Q 6 , . a . T fs C' 6 -'rl S P ' xJ 7 ' 2 - ' P 8 F 14 S ' A? . -ll Q lb Final day of mag. contest brings 38250 gross 'Il' L1 S L Z ' 9 " E 24 - ' . ff L .S If as .A P 1 K W 1 S p- hp -- N Y 3 W 2 -y t. Q ' S ' . :f 1 ,Z ll 1 t , to -Y: 0' - un JXI1 yl4 ' P .4 - .y 'Ill Q JJ A ' I -rj 19 Se ' , ' 5: 24 .. I ' V I' S . ' u 'UNIDEEUFIEWENTS x.J 16 We beat Cropsey here 58 to 29 Radlo Program at WJBC ln Normal Flrst movle 1StOPy 1S ade at Strawn loses to Slbley 45 to 59 Strawn S11HS Forrest here 54 to E C I C Tournament t Buckley Strawn 56 Thawville 26 Melvln beats us 58 to 18 at Buckley Strawn beats Slbley 49 to 55 for 5rd place Chrlstmas party and glft exchange Christmas program Santa Claus arrives" No school for ll entlre days1'l Nlght' here 2 1O 11 l 'TOURNAMENT 125 Strawn aAT ROBLRTS 26 Strawn i IDI I School beglns wlth the new year"" Strawn takes Cooksvllle 44 to 41 there Ghost Goes West starring Robert Dona Farewell party for Mary McFarland and Harvey Hartman bv Junlors and Sophomores ll 'Hoosler Schoolboyn starrlng ickey Pooney Roberts game postponed because of bllzzard 20 No school Roads are blocled nThe Healern starring llcley Roon y Strawn sklns Sibley 55 to 4O tnere We lose at Forre t 25 to 46 Fairbury beats us there 55 to 59 Walgiersn starr ng Hedy bamarr R Charles Boyer We skln Roberts here 62 to 47 Strawn runs away wlth Cropsey 68 to 14 there 'Elephant Boy starring Sa Strawn loses at Lexington 58 to 44 Str wn wins at Roberts 44 42 in close game Freshmen glve a Valentine party in the evening St Paul wlns at Strawn 50 to 44 Vacat1on" Linco1n's birthday Strawn loses to Pelv We beat Cullom here 'Danlel Boone' W1 STRICT '24, Strawn 1n 45 55 on home floor 55 54 in a halr raiser Geo O'Br1an Rationing'L '6 Sibley 55 ON TO THE 45 Melvin 59 REGIONAL 28 Loda 24 AT GIBSON! iw w-I 5 "' m" ' 5 ' do 5 5 ' sfo 5 5 ' .AQ X - m wii? NXKN W -Hi ' L' To a 1 fl 1 T! . 1 9 Ll E 5 ' ' ' ' 3 4 . Q un. v . . g V 2 8 f 4 P: all i' 4 1 'J 1 . . . . a - i M T17 . 5 " '18 ' 'A 5 2 25 . 4 1 S '25 -- .. I F . ali 4 l 1 5 5 5- Q- c---l-.......l J 4 Q ' i 1 - 6 9 '. 3 hx 8 U t f' 11 A q A. ' I Tx! 12 We beat Chatsworth 58 to 56 there i LJ T13 H S 2 V L W 1 ' i AX yl9- ---- .1 y i J- .L' 'i 6 , F . , 1 K 122 S 5 ff 328 A y au.rl-,E2..,.-..,lm.-ll.-- ? a',,, 5 at ' r" ' . I 1 5 1 5 ' Q 2 1 S: I 4 I ll bu l r fri: i 3 ' I FJ 5 0 . , - i 1 li 4 . H i 12 ' .. ' 2 fi 16 - Q Q - 2 ' ' 19 . - ' - 2 ii g22 ' ' ' 'th . ' - . J I Q E X 1 4 1 ' f U NDVXJFE VENTS Paxton beats Strawn 49 to 28 at Gibson City nThe Count of Monte CP1StOn wlth Robert Donat Vacatlonl I E A teachers' meeting at Normal Watchinski takes pictures for the annual WMr Smith Goes to Washlngtonn with J Stewart 'Captain Fury' starrlng Brian Aher End of Victory Book Campaign 45 books 31,2 cada Dr Bettag gives high school students TB tests First nlght meeting of the staff uble feature nUnder the Big Topn8UTurf Boy Nurse Violet Botsford talks to the girls nior play nThe Smoldering Flame Senior boys take Army Navy officers test Last movie uThere Goes My Heartn w1th F March Junior class celebrates its success at Gibson Several Jr and Sr glrls attend Ice Capades One new member elected to the school board Baseball here wlth Sibley Strawn 10 Sib1ey'8 Senior girls ttcnd College Day at ISNU Game wlth Sibley called off because of rain 26 Easter vacatlonl!! Baseball here with Forrest Strawn 3 ForrestO ade school operetta 'Taffy Ann 29 Baseball at Forrest Strawn 9 Forrest 5 Junior Senior banquet at Bloomlngton Game at Gibson ends 1n 2nd 1nnlDg due to rain Baseball here wlth Fairbury Welner roast Baccalaureate services Class Honors Day Last day of school!!! Vacation begins!!! Edgar Drake speaker at Commencement exercises School picnic!!! 5 F L3 3 5 1 ' ' 8 . Q I O 9 2 . F ' ' . 19 ' ' ' ne 24 . 25 ' 26 Do U 30 Sl Ju H 2 - 5 7 . . ' 10 Betty Conger takes Federal Civil Service Examl 16 ' ' - 19 a F 20 ' 25- ' 28 - 50 Gr ' H 4 , 5 - . 6 g . . . ll ' ? F ' 22 25 - 27 28 Birthdays Those in School Miss Glasener Gene Vaughan James Benway Eldora Koehl Velda Koehl Virglnia Goembel Mis Marlar Weldon Steldlnger Lorene Gelger Winlfred Meyer Narvln Maler Dhvll Booker Anthony lxlters Kenmetm Steldinger Harvey Hartman Bert Davis Margo Meyer Elwync U tz Low 11 v ughan Glorna S nway Helen Skinner Mgvda n,W lters Luo llc Wldmer Gerald Lynch fO,1 May Want to Remember JANTARY FEBRTARY MARCH APRIL MAY JUNE JULY 0 27 Those in Service Gpl Kfnneth Somers CHes+,- Pygman g.. f1 O'o.rne ,1 fa Fe 1. y C 'LMA ,', 'F' . Lt Mar aret Lynch 1st Lt Robert Smitlu Pvt Artkdr Somers Pvt Donald Kuntz lst Lt Harold Ring Pvt Harold gtCldlHgLP Pvt Russell Conger Pvt Walter Watterson Pvt Leonard ROlgCP Cadet Vernon Hartman Ensign Dcvere Ring Pfc Lewls Walters Pvt Leo Walters Sgt Robert Osborne J 9 15 . J 26 14 A. S. ,cr ' X 26 lg Aa Sa Cuwcten S G 25 T. Sgt. Tf..e ,ina 26 Pf . Iqres ,otL,rson 12 18 . . 3 12 A ' 27 s 6 ' ' 15 5 . . ' 29 1G L . Q ' 7 12 . 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AA A4 - " A .' 5 353 QTHLCTICS JOHN SONERS CRPI FRRNCIS SOMERS UTREDENNICK DRSKETBRLL TERM BERT DAVIS XV STEIDINGER D369 'ov Nov Nov Wov Dec Dec Dec Deo Jan Jan Jan Jan Heb Fa Feb Feb Web Feb 9.1" 0 Season's Record Oooone 1HG1.Jlf GF1dl6Y St Paul A11rr1 Crop S b1 J Forre t Tournament 1bawv111e e1v 5 o1b1 7 Cooysv 11e Phat ortn rorrest Fa1rbary Rob rt Prob y X ton Qob rts ot Paul e1v1 Cullon 4 Dlstr ot Iournarent S1b1ey Ie1v1n Loda D ona1 Tournament Paxton 49 0wn Tean Strawn Stravn Strawn Strawn Strawn Stravn St rawn Strawr Strawn Strawn Strawn traxn Strawn Stravn Strawn Strawn Strawn Strain Strawn StraJn Strawn Strawn Strawn Strawn Strafn 0 t A: 1 nt 1 1 1 M . 10 ' f'1 46 50 K . 14 ' 56 S 1 58 . 18 . . 51 - 56 1 . 26 1.1! 58 54 . 2 vsey 26 . 58 1 . Q i 'o' 45 ' u 40 1 12 os 24 1 ' 54 ' . 15-18 ?.0.I,C. 1- 7 ' 26 1 66 M in 58 18 71 ey 55 h 49 . 7 . 1 41 44 . 15 J. sw ' 56 S v 58 Jan. 25 Sibley 40 Strawn 55 . 27 7 - 46 25 . 29 4 ' '1 55 w 59 T . 2 1 e s 47 62 ,ba 4 o gee 14 ' 68 Feb. 6 Le lngo 44 7 v 58 Feb. 10 1 e 42 v 44 . 12 Q Q - ' 50 A 44 1 17 H Ln 55 7 V 45 -1 . 20 M 5l 1 55 . 25-25 ' '-1 ' 1 1 ' 55 56 1 ' 59 45 24 28 M . 5 Real - Q --t w 28 First Team Indivldqal QCOFl g or s Games rran 1 pert rwed Deen V refs DaJlS rede nick Melvln Grluley Odell Cropsey Slbley Forre t Th wvill Melvln Coomsvllle Chatsworth Slbley POlT6St Lalrburf Roberts Crepsey Lexlngton Roberts St Paql MSlVlU Cullom Sibley Velvln Lola Paxten Q Q f Totals 459 101 122 184 I ' 1 0 'n Rec d 7 7 " -vs 5 Jenn i Ha Y 9 Sclers S3401 f" Hartman T 'nl ' 7 ' 12 2 0 7 56 7 7 " 16 1 4 0 8 '- 12 1 10 1 7 , 16 1 0 8 4 '. -' 21. L 6 9 0 s 17 4 0 4 4 e e lo Q 0 5 lJ ' 6 1 C 2 2 Sibley 17 9 4 8 8 ' ' 15 5 7 10 1 15 Q 9 5 15 Welibn Steieinger ' 26 4 4 10 11 2 1 6 0 4 5 5 J" J 1 25 5 5 4 5 25 6 8 4 19 2 X 28 15 8 10 7 ' 15 5 7 5 10 R 17 6 4 6 11 . 1 20 4 8 1 10 ' 29 1 0 0 8 24 7 14 4 2 15 7 5 0 ll M ' 19 6 6 5 11 4 Q 20 0 6 0 2 - 10 0 1 1 15 Basketball Chatter Francis Somers, Captaln and sparkplug of the team, made a grand total of 459 polnts He played center ln the l1ne up but when play started he was all over the floor both on defense and on offense His guidance and coel- ness durlng close games kept the rest of the gettlng frantic and reckless His average was boys from 18 polnts per game whlch 13 very hlgh for the stiff eompetltion that the team had The team wlll miss hlm next year John Somers, guard and fancy drlbbler, was the best defensive man on the team His points,98,throughout the year came when most needed, especlally in close games His best shot was his drlbble ln shot into the free throw circle but an oeeaslonal long was always acceymt able The team regrets loslng thelr best natured player Dean Tredennlek, gurad and set shot shooter, ran up the total of 185 pelnts for the second highest on the team His best shot was a set shot from way out ln the mlddle of the floor Wlth a little more helghth, he wlll make a dandy little player 1n hls two years left 1n hls basketball career Weldon Ste1dinger,forward and the most aggPOSS1VC mancn1 the team, took Harvey Hartman's posltion in mld wlnter After a late start he stlll get 54 polnts and a lot of experience for the eomlng year Most of his baskets were one handed shots from under the basket He was the hardest flghtlng man on the team and w11l be a great factor ln close games lh the comlng year Bert Davis, forward, played a steady cool, dependable brand of ball in the shot spot,sink1ng a number of well executed one handers from the sldes Hls rebounds prmmm to be very valuable ln tlme of emergencies The curly halred athlete cut a neat flgure on the hardwood, and hls talents will help next year Glen Benway, the tall l nky sophomore, was the flrst substitute and helped out when helght was needed most Hu was the highest scorer on the s cond team 1 1 1 O 1 - e 1 1 1 J 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 I 0 1 a 1 O 1 1 1- -1 1 -1 1 1 U I 1 1 U 1 1 - 1 1 1 1 J 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 " a 1 1 1 1 0 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 ' 0 ' 9 1 Q 1 1 " ' 0 1 1 , , . , 1 1 1 ' 0 rw ' . . at , 1 A u 'B fi NJ I Anthony Walters, freshman sharp shooter from beyond the free throw clrcle, helped out wheq tne flPSt team mem bers needed a lest O1 had to be tafen out because of1n Jury Kenneth Ste1d1ngfr lHctCSL man on e1ther team, 'will be an excellent hall player 1n the years to come He lS good at eitnel d 4LDSlV or offenslve playlng H13 sure f1re drlve ls ver? are lQlD7 Roy Benway las one of the be t del HSlV6 players on the second team He used n1s hewght to t ll1ng dvantage an if Gl n d1dn' y t reoownus Y 1 Gene Vaughan, short but fas made tr bask ts for tne second team on hlS 1ot nlght H lS probably the best lmproved man on e1ther t an th1s year He was like a streak when he once sta ted MOPTlS Pratt the qu1ck st shot on e1th r team,1mproved a lot throughout the year, and should make a good team member next year Gerald Kuntz, subst tute for the second team, lmproved thlS year H became better as nract1ce cont1nued and dlth a few more years, Jerry w1ll be a good player Harvey Hartman, hot shot urdcr the ba k ts made 50 pOlHtS 1D tnc f gsm s layed b fore he changed schools He v 3 1equl1r on tr f 1st t an and was e dr1ve 1n rt1st arelnd the fl CHVOW c1role Lovell V ughar, fu t fu manager of th team, kept the othes n ck e e a ll t1res H15 cool tow l at 1nt rm1 d up tae players and d d m ch to rd Tell ln 1 r nfxvou r ss 915 soo rcow1 tenarce tnd lele m1rutLon r sau Pe of lHSplP8t1OH H13 fam1l1 r n s nee Jll b WlSSeO next year Coach Hd 1n Bru ll l d the oasketball team through l5 VlCtOPlGS and ll lOQSOS,NaKlHv 50 oercent won nd 42oq+ cent los J J p s a eo c 1 vc J t aporec1ated by the boys .. 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Two pupils who also were in their class and left tluem are Johnny Meyer, who left them in the fourth grade,and Geraldine Osborne, who left them in the seventh grade. Elmer Stork entered in their class in l938 aniCatherine Shaffer in l942. This year Jeanne Poshard joined thzm. Their cla s motto is ON TO THF NFXT BASF' Their class colors are pink and silver Selling Stamps and Bonds The fifth and sixth grade pupils sold War Stamps and Bonds to the pupils of the Strawn School They were open for sale every Monday,Uedne dam and Thursday morn ing and at the noon hour A prize w s given to the person who bought the most dollars' worth A scrapbook which was first prize, vas warded to Gladys Adams, who bought Q55 95 worth Second prize of a box d'stat1onery was awarded to Dolore Vaughan who bought Q29 95 Red Cro s Work E ch pupil made a scrapbook of news items and pictures from local pap r that would be of interest to men in service At the end of the term each pupil sent his scrapbook to some person in service h knew There was also one big scripbook that all third and fourth grad ers worked on Nam s of boys fiom Strawn were then placed in a box and the name of one dr wn out This lucky one received the large scrapbook .42- s-.4 -dv,,,-fs.. The seventh amieighth grades published a newsp per tnis year iich was called the nJunior nigh limes Dorothy Pratt was the editor and Do is ninrerm n assistant editor ' C. N I 5.4 ,J J I ' o . L O A4 A 5 I - ' O I Q C 0 Us V 7 n . . J a L , . . Q., 1 ' 1 0 S .s , L. . , s cz n ' ,, A , , e s A ' . . . . f A ' ' Q e ' O P . 1 f v . 5 ' , . . L ., a ,. .. , O , H ,E... .,V' 1 1" K-1 fnxfssi ,j - NT 1 . Grade School newspaper li 3, . 6 f ' - Ig l,,-. ' 1.1 , A , 1 .N 1 . l , .1 .. O ,. . , -N'a5W1LH r, ' F "'v " ' I N X, C- - HJ. xx -. V . - Y'-T m- xv , Xa. e ' Ll I xr . . . , ., r ' rn la - . 0 Sports The grade school baseball season ended with four good games for the season. The team won two games out of four with Wayne Davis as high point man. DATE WHERE gg THEY Sept Cropsey Sept Cropsey Sept Slbley Oct Slbley The basketball season ended llth three vlctorles out of elght games The maln feature of th boy's SCIIGGJJ1 e was when they came o twlce on top with Cropsey Durlng the year Jayne Davls was hlgh polnt man but the other boys really showed the fans what they were made Next year the QFHQG school w1l1 lose one of thelr star players because Paul Goembel wlll enter lnto hlgh school DATE WHERE THEY Dec Crcpsey Dec Sibley Dec Fbrrest Jan Fairbury Jan Sibley Feb Cropsey The grade school cheerleader chosen for thls year were R1ta Somer Joan Conger and Dorothy Pratt The gl 1 costumes were blue and white The flrls had a few j new yells thls year . 15 n 15 14 . 29 14 lO . 50 ' 25 15 . 12 ' 29 25 ' A U ut ' ' J . of. ' ' Q ....L. ...... E ..... . 1 28 19 . 8 46 50 . 11 21 25 '. 17 56 51 . 22 52 40 Jan. 26 Ebrrest 56 58 'Y . 5 52 20 S , X' 1 ' S 5 . H H lx r i Y 1 V! Operetta The annual grade school operetta was held April 50,1945 at 5 o'olocK in the gymnasium. The leads were taken by Jeanne Eoshard and Paul Goembel. Jeanne Poshard, who rosy little girl of her head full of wor was out of work and worry, however, was took the part of Taffy Ann, a plump twelve with taffy-colored hair, had ries and troubles because her fatha' about to lo e F13 Job Her greatest the champion Fl chlef maker of the nelghborrood, Gallle Jerome, p aye by Paul Goemlnel Despite all of Taffy Ann's worries everything turned out all right her father Nas able to flnd work and Gallies mischief making soon came to an end Galahad Jerome Lovey Drake Taffy Ann O'Day Pat O'Day Dorothy Hathaway Nell Nlller anqls Lorry Cllle est Jean MlV6TS Jcnnll Ryan Pesxy stone Bee RlV6FS rete ' ay nlolse Vondell Madge Norrood sorunchy Baxter Gladys Adam ousie Hume Yvonne Qt6lH Robert Elllott Harry Nldmer Betty Aaron emma Adam Kathryn Arnold LAST Paul Gomnbel Joan Conger Jeanne Poshard wayne L8VlS Doris aimmerman Owen Pratt Kathryn Schaffer Roger nenway Betty Elllott Robert Thompson alfred Bellers hadlyn MlQF6T Kelth Benway Dorothy Pratt Bonnie Kuntz Rlt Somers Chorus ary Joan Eenway gf, Roger nhlers +,a, Gladys Hartman James oners Delorfs Valghan Charles Qhives lary A Rantz Janet nlntz Xxx N Donna Kuntz S 1. . . ' F. .'s -' . . . J , 1 A 1 .L LA 0 A . X . , , I A I T , , . x r A 'il F ' 'lL.5 ' 1 A - 1 y . E ke, , A ' Q D ' , W i. , , 1 lu N " ' A , 4 7 i""'9 Y I., Robert Arnold Dorothy Garmon 5 1 2 ff"' 3 Q V. r I if I I It 5.4- ' 5 - Lf 5 ' f Y. r . , V - Q - T. - ' 3 1 A f, ll' 'wil' . I- , A L, 1- JS: 'SJ' "H, f' The Annual Strawn Grade School ChF1StmES Program H L A D D I l S J A S P A R T U Aladdln Wayre Davls Genle Franklln Somers Rlp Van Wlnkle Kelth Benway ROblD nood Donna Kuntz Klng frthur C3tb6F1H6 Jacvson Icabod Crane Mary Anne Kuntz K trln G1 dys Hartman Tom S wyer Charles Shlve Huckleberry Flnn Alfred Fellers Uncle Tom Eva Topsy Lone Ranger Frltz Crusoe Frlday Pled Plper Angels Gypsles Allce Scrooge wahoo nmma Ad m Dolores N Jgh n Ethelyeen Poppler J mes Somas Luellle hlnkle Robert Elllott Robert Arnold Dale Kuntz Kathryn Arnold Mary Jean Benway Madlyn Widmer Jo Ann Thompson Pm 111p doembe 1 Robert nurtz Mr cCregor Charl SYIVG Xmas Splrlt Dorothy G nada Hlawatha Donald Iartmdn Red Rldlng Hood Dorothy Lan Wolf Parl Arnold Snow Jhlte Dorothy Steldlnger Doc Lloyd Wldmer Happy Franklln D Vaugh n Sneezy James Gelger Dopey Kenneth Kuntz Grumpy Don ld Goembel Bashful Tommy A ron Sleepy Chrls Plleder r Sant Eduard Pope Rumplestllskln Harry Wldmer Plnnoehlo Rae Adron Crlcket Charles nbtz Clnderella Yvonne Steln Bears L ona Pfledcrer Alma Ifft Wllla Mae J ckson W1tCY of Oz Wlzard of Oz Pansel Gr tel P158 Match Glrl MICKGV Mouse Don ld Duck F rdlnand Baby Snooks H ns F 1r1es Janet Kuntz Rlta Somers MawsAmm blleen nhlers B rbara Meyer JL rlene A orrls Patrlcla NOFF1S Susan Hume Roger Benway Raymond Vaugh n Dorothy rellers Rob rt Thompson Evelyn Arnold Joan Conger Dorls Zlmrerman Bonnle Kuntz Dorothy Prit Knlghts Yathryn Sch ffer Emlly Vaughan Peter Rabblt June Morrls Flopsey Vlrglnla Garmon opsy Agnes Somers Cottontall Norma Lee Raggety Ann Geneva Germon Pop Eye Arlen Kuntz Black S mbo Robert Benway Pew Ja es Pfledorer Ben Gunn Roger Erlers C1HdCTC1lTBfTlHCC B tty Elllott Puss 1n Boots Oren Pratt Llttle Boy Blue MDUTICG Kochl Jack Fred WOYFlS J1ll Annabelle Wldmer Mlss Muffet Llleen Pope Pet r Ronald D v1s Pussy C t Roger rnold Crooked Man John Hornlckle Imry Contrary Marlene Shlve Flowers Shelby Garmon Llla Stcldlrger Betty Hartman Bo Peep Humpty Dumpty Mother Goose John Sllv r Bonlta St 1n George Kuntz Joan Marlln Paul Goembel Clown lhry Jean Mellenberger -A Y A I' C h R I S T I Y - A . - , . . ' v' O w - -1 - C . .L A h - U . Ck A ' X ' I Y ' 4 'L ul 3 53. C1 c .1 L A Q . 'W ' .. f-1 71 ' - - LA . El " .. - 1 fl f , 1 2 '. , Z1 Q3 "' A A e V ' 2. . L1 . . , . , , ,aa - ' .L" .. Q- - fl . .. 3- l 1 . X K , . Betty Aaron Q .1 -L . fl LA 77 . A ' ' 1 . A f es L ay V Y l ' 7' ff " ' ' ' c ITL 4 . L ' fa A Z . . 3 . ' Q, u ..' .. p . . 1' ' ' ' - . . . . 1 I ' . If . 1 11. ' A ' ' ' A ' W . , . 3 2. 3 4 Q , g PA 45 rs A A at . , I 6 , - Q 'J' . 3 . . , A J . ' I C 1 . C . ,U L. -I C R G ' ft v The Sleigh Ride The seventh and eighth grade students and teachers went for a sleigh ride after school December 6. They had two sleighs and both were pulled by a tractor. They rode around both sections and went to Risk. After their ride they came up to the school where hot cocoa, sand- wiches and popcorn were served. Afterward everyone was taken home in the sleigh. Scrap Campaign The grade school scrap campaign was under the direct- ox of the follo ing officers Under Lt Rita Somers were th follozin pupils Sgt JO Ann Thompson, Cyl Agres Somers Pvt Barbara Meyer Under Lt James Somers Jeie Sgt Earl Arnold, Cpl Philip Goembel, and Pvt Donald Goembel Under Lt Mary Ann Kunt were Sgt Norma Lee, Cpl Mary Jean Mellenberger, Pvt Evelyn Arrold Under Lt Roger Benway were Sgt Arlen Kuntz,Cpl Frank Somers, and Pvt Robert Benway New Grade Library Books The grade school have added several new bowks to ther library this year Those which are the most important are as follows 'Polly Kent Rides Westn HFlying wi the C A A nPilot on the R1verboat', and NSergeant Squeifyn are those in the seventh and eighth grades nMistcry O1 the Little Red School Howse NB ue Jeans' Johnny of the 4 hu, and non tie Trail of Santa Fe', are from the filth and sixth grade room Those from the third and fourth grade are NBen Franklid' epec Daysn UFranka A Guide D g c,,,ffsl,,, l The four upper grades of the grade school f4ff!!f all did Rrd Cross crk thrs year E ach ex ff pupil ptanned t7 make a card table cover, Xxx sixnafgans for sha ls,or stand tables for the hospital bed 1 , - . 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Masquarade Party The first second third and fourth grades celebrated Halloween with a masquarade party All the childre n came dressed in costumes The best dressed person in each grade was awarded a prize Those who won prizes were as follows Patty Kuntz, first grade, Joan Marlin, second grade, Geneva Garman, third grade and Frank Somers, fourth grade Easter Party This year each grade room celebrated Easter They had an Easter hunt in each room in which all the pupil s were included The one who found the most was given a Easter egg for a prize They spent the afternoon play ing games Christmas Party The entire grade school celebrated Christmas together A party was held in the gymnasium Gifts were exchanged and passed out be Santa The remainder of the afternoon was spent in playing games Grade Girls Physical Education ,,f The third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh Wjx and eighth grade girls had physical edu cation every Wednesday and Friday Each girl was given 5 points ifshe tooks admon- er, dressed, participated and kept her f, clothes neat The girls were under the direction of Miss Coakley, Mrs Weller, and Mrs Culklns Y I O U I A e U C , 1 n U . 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