Gaithersburg High School - Sail On Yearbook (Gaithersburg, MD)
- Class of 1956
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Another year illruirfely leave! the fcene.
As time turns backward, as time gives us a second look, 1955-1956
at Gaithersburg High School becomes in retrospect no uneventful
September brought more faces, new faces at the high school. Expanded
facilities came into use. New officers filled posts. Clubs bowed for the
first time, activities opened for the student body. The curriculum of
studies provided greater variety than we had previously known.
The Sail On turns the months of the calendar back for you. High-
lighting each month, the staff presents the portraits of each class in
one of the six sections of the annual.
In the Sail On
In Days of Early Autumn ......... .. ..... -. f. .. .page seven
'1'his section features activities of September and October, The
grid squad and the seventh grade takes the spotlight.
The Festive Times Arrived ttttttttttt.tttt.. ttttet . .te.tett page seventeen
November and December highlights girls' indoor sports and
the basketball team. Concerts by the band and the glee clubs,
as well as portraits of eighth graders receive prominence here.
The Long Expunse of Winter ........ . .................. page twenty-seven
Freshmen come to the fore in january and February. This divi-
sion heralds the Student Council, the Senate, the shop and the
In Days of Wind und Ruin ..... . . . . -page thirty-seven
March and April ushers in the sophomores. G.H.S. Follies, the
Sail On, softball, and baseball receive attention here.
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in the May-june segment of the yearbook. Juniors take the
The Graduates ................... . .,........................ ..... p age fifty-seven
June 11 highlights the ninety-five members of the Class of 1956.
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In trays of Early
is a record of passing events. The
of any year pass quickly when there
so many things to do. September, so
ago passed quickly.
September 12, 1955-a significant date. School
opened after a long, sweltering summer. As
usual registration seemed interminableg actual
classes that day were but brief previews of
things to come. Long lines of students entered
Gaithersburg for the first time and registered
with Mr. William Brennan and Mrs. Betty
Seventh graders filled the corridorsg upperclass-
men appeared outnumbered. Most acclimated
easily to the routines of Gaithersburg.
The fall brought a full Trojan grid schedule.
Practices for some were part of the normal
autumn day. Friday evening games were a-
waited anxiously by many.
Publications department sponsored the first
dance of the year. Many others followed in,
what now seems, quick succession. Schedules
brought new classes. We saw, for the first time,
new faculty members.
Day after Day fell from the calendar, and by
the end of October, we felt as if a summer
vacation had not intervenedg we had always
September and October introduced us to the
more than two hundred seventh graders whom
we meet in this section of the Sail 012.
In September, we found the gym taking
shape. The focal points for any days work,
however, continued to involve that a.m.
meeting in the cafeteria or at the main
entrance and a hurried trip to the main
Beforfe Classes Be an
Before classes began, the stars and stripes rose on its mastg
Gordon Wigle and Don Howard had another urgent an-
nouncement to call to our attentiong and absentees of the
previous day waited in lines for that necessary admit slip at
quarter of nine.
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Edwards and Mr. Wilcox daily sold the new activity
cards to long lines of students in the cafeteria. Ag.
classes gathered in the corn harvest and sold their
crops under Mr. Busbice's direction.
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Two important organizations strove to make learning
easier for us. In the library, student librarians and
Mrs. julia Ceranton helped us find the books we
wanted. To help us understand through sources other
than books, A.V. specialists showed films and played
recordings for our classes.
Upper Left: At the charging desk, Kessell, Harding,
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field, Stanifer study. Upper Right: Burke, j. Gilliam,
M. Gilliam, Young, Signor play back a tape record-
ing. Lower Right: Silinsh, Mr. Swyter, Monaco,
Irvin watch a projector being threaded.
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Row: Howes Hundley, Hungersford, james, Jarvis, Jenkins.
Seven times a days the halls filled
as we passed to classes. In the fall
and winter, we rushed to the cafe-
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ays on hand were senior high
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J.L. King, J. King, D. Kirby, R. Kirby, Kirk. Second Row
Kisner, Kitts, Lamb, Lawhorne, Leaman, Leer, Leimanis
Lewis, H. Long, L. Long. T bird Row: Lowery, Lucas
Mann, Marcum, Marshall, McBride, McCutcheon, McGrew
In the junior high, we had four
majors. Classes in English to study
the correct use of language , . .
Classes in history and science to
study human nature and our physi-
cal world . . . Classes in geography
to give us knowledge of our world
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veal the mystery of numbers.
McGowan, McLain. Fourth Row: McMillion, Mead, Miller
N. Mills, P. Mills, J. Mobley, T. Mobley, Morrison, Mossi
burg, Mowel. Fifth Row: Muir, C. Musser, S. Musser,
Neal, Nichols, Nicholson, Norwood, Osterwise, Otte,
Upper Left: Foster downed one of Sherwood's eleven
Upper Right: Earp, Hottinger, Ayton moved into position
as Myers hit the grid in the Sherwood contest. Lou-er
Huerta dived for De Matha's ball carrier.
Talking o The
Eight successive weekends saw the spirited Trojan
eleven take to the Held. Not spectacular in wins, the
season provided individual players and fans out-
standing contests of excitement, For the first time
in Eve seasons G.H.S. overpowered archrival
Outstanding play by Bob Costello attracted much
comment in the Rockville game. Bob made a hfty
yard run in the Trojans march downfield. Unpre-
dictable Warren Schwab made several spectacular
plays in the course of the grid season,
Ronnie Clark, Carroll Earp, Bump Kephart, Don
Howard, Richard Myers, jim Reed, jim Thompson,
Guy Briggs, Delmas Foster, Jehu Cover, Russell
Rotruck, Sonny Sandison, Roberto Huerta, Gordon
Wigle, and jay Watson hit the line as Trojans for
their final time. Ronnie Clark, through injury, ended
his football career early in the season. Because of
county age limit, junior Arthur Huerta played his
last game this year.
From the Jamboree at Blair to the final game, G.H.S.
turned out in droves to support our team. Coming in
on activity cards for home games, many students
looked forward to the games as an exciting end to
the school week. Other students purchased tickets
at the gate. Parents and alumni supported the Tro-
jans with unusual enthusiasm. Many greeted the
games as reunions with former buddies,
To add interest to the half-time, our band performed
intricate routines and played stirring marching music.
Most of all, we remember "Davy Crockett". The
pom-pom girls and majorettes went through their
inimitable acrobatics at each home game.
Upper: Coaches John Harvill and Pat McCarthy flank head
coach Carroll Kearns. Lower: Coaches l-larvill and Kearns
demonstrate line technique for the squad.
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the sun set earlier in the November
the days of the months marched in
an implacable procession.
sports, the girls ended their hockey and
soccer competitions and began indoor intra-
murals. Sounds reverberating from the gym
indicated keen rivalries in volleyball and bas-
November saw the final games of the Trojans
on the gridiron. Eight weeks of high-spirited
excitement became history.
The art department, in its meaningful window
and bulletin board displays announced Thanks-
giving. Songs of prayerful gratitude came from
the music rooms. We heard a short, impressive
p.a. system program on the harvest festival: a
holiday had come.
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After its outstanding successes at grid half-time
performances and at the Labor Day and Beth-
esda parades, the band now turned its energies
to its concert. Early in December the full band
and its soloists gave us a concert of lively music.
Throughout November and December, the
glee clubs sang their "Glory in the Highest"
directed toward their Christmas festival of
carols. To re-tell the real message of Christ-
mas, the glee clubs chanted sacred music. The
annual concert of carols brought a large audi-
ence to the old gym. And then, 'Christmas had
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Stamizng Left to Rzgbl Hardrnz Coach
Pat McCarthy Kephart LeCompte Hoyle
Seated McGraw Costello Andrews Thomp
Early rn December basketball pracrrces
made the gym rock wrth 1ct1v1ty Coach
Pat McCarthy selected hrs varsrty squad
whrch provrded us wrth enghteen thrrllmg
contests of actron and excrtement
Games, usually two rn 1 srngle week rolled
on through january and February On two
occasrons we were excused at two thrrty to
see the Trojans on the court Pre schedule
game wrth the faculty gave us the unusual
chance of seelng our profs rn chfferent
roles Later we attended the contest wrth
Poolesvrlle to see our team make IIS first
Thxs year our team had the dlstrnctlon of boast
mg, members of the sophomores as well as the
yunnor and senror classes Playmg on the varsrty
squad were Bob Costello Jrm Thompson hm
Brrgcs lxm LcCcmDte Warren Schwab Bob
Trurrt Erlc Hurlebaus Perry Andrews john
McGraw Bump Kephart Allen Steele and Bucky
Hoyle R M H S and Sherwood arch rlvals of the
Trojans mstrtuted post game dances to which
GHS student supporters were rnvxted
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as Le Compte, Briggs, and Hoyle guard.
Above: Truitr and I-lovle hold alumnus
Steele. Lower Right: Hurlebaus gets re-
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Jan. 27 Wheaton Feb
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Feb. 3 Damascus Feb
Feb. 7 Wheaton Feb
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To commemorate the seasonal festivals of Thanks-
giving and Christmas, the art classes appropriately
decorated the hall show windows. They provided
bulletin board displays to announce the holidays and
reveal their significance.
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In late fall and early winter our Trojanettes
turned their talents to volleyball and tum-
Um bling, Intramural playoffs ended two months
of vigorous competitions before eyes turned
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First Row: Donivan, Dove, B. Downs, M. Downs, Duley,
Dunnavant. Second Row: Earp, A. Edwards, P. Edwards,
Eldridge. Estes, Fink, Thin! Rozwi Fowler, Foster, Fox
Frazier, Frye, Fulks. Fourth Row: Gartner, B. Geisbert, G
Geisbert, N. Gill, V. Gill, L, Gloyd. Fifth Row: S. Glovd,
Golliday, Gordon, Gravley, H. Griffith, J. Griffith.
Before school each morning, fifteen
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ticed basketball. Mr. James Schweit-
zer coached the junior high squad.
In the inter-county league our squad
gave us some exciting moments at
t e contests most of which were
played on Thursday. Members of
the squad were Briggs, Brinegar,
Bowman, Donivan, Earp, Green
Griffin, Huerta, Magers, Morris
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Cecil Walsh, Welsh, and Gilliam.
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Hargett, Hayes, Haynes, Helz, Hessie. Second Row: Hill
Hines, Hitaffer, Hogan, Holston, Hood, Horton, Howard
Jordan. Keener. Third Rozrz Kephart, King, Kirk, D
Kitts, F. Kitts, Koplf, Krise, E. Larman, N. Larman Law
Fourth Row: Layman, Lechlider, Leonard, Long, Lowery,
Malone, K. Marshall, L. Marshall, Martin, Miller. Fiflh
Row: McClain, McGraw, McNaughton, McVey, Mills,
Mobley, Moore, Mowel, Nicely, Nicholson.
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ozwsimzg Martial Music
On December ll, 1955, our band performed as a
concert group. Although ir had performed in the
parades and at half-time on the gridiron in Bethesda,
Gaithersburg, and Rockville, it showed its adept-
ness at a concert-type program. Miss Frieda Price
conducted the band before ri capacity audience.
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sacred songs, and popular holiday music on December 18,
1955. Under directors William Earl and Miss Frieda Price,
over two hundred students sang.
For the second year, the piano and Hammond organ ac-
companied the groups. A girls' sextet and soprano Zaidee
Tennery added contrast to large chorus numbers,
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The Long Exjprzmzse
the grains of sand falling in the hour
the days fell from the 1955 agenda
of classes and activities. Almost unaware,
we found 1956 on our calendars.
With the arrival of january 3, we realized
Christmas was behind us and more holidays
would wait until spring. Daily we anticipated
the fall of snow, instead, one morning, we
found ice so slick that january 9 became an
Studies became intensined. After several false
alarms, exams were taken by some on january
23, 24, and 25. College bound seniors went
to B. C. C. one Saturday for the national Col-
lege Board tests which some universities re-
quire for admittance.
Basketball rolled into high gear, contest after
contest fell from the record to become history.
The Trojanettes held their interclass competi-
tions which culminated in the basketball sports
By Washington's birthday, we felt the tired-
ness of winter with its bleakness must soon be
relieved. Several unseasonal warm days were
good antidotes to the winter lag. In these long
winter months, we still expected the services
from members of the Student Council, the
bank, and the school store. We expected them
to carry on their service without fanfare. They
were our leaders.
This January-February section features the stu-
dents of the freshman class.
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We elected the Student Council last May. jackie'Laltec,o1ged ' 'W
the presidents post. She and the Council brought us through
a difficult budgetary year.
Time and again, they-held bake sales and dances. They helped
with the tremendous" magazine campaign in November. Activ-
ity cards and payments were kept before our eyes.
Our officers were Patsy Messer, vice-president, Kay Nofff'
singer, secretary, Joan Edwards, treasurer, Roberto Huefta,
administrator of activities, john Ayton, administrator of
health and" safety, Bob Farmer, administrator ,oi?'music and
drama, jafhet Hayes, administrator of publications, John Mc
Graw, adininistrator of sports, and Lolly Beatty, junior high
representative. . -'
Mr. Anson Wilc.ox.sponsored the Student Council in its activ-
ities this year.
Our hard-working Senate assisted the Student Council, As
president of the Senate, Patsy Messer helped organize the one
charity driye for the school.
Senators aided materially the council's campaign to keep
students well informed on the government's business. Senior
privileges and council budgetary affairs rated high on the
Senate's time schedule.
To mete out merit awards ,Senators compiled the data of
points for each person when May rolled around. Much of the
Senators' hard work remained in the background of the
schoo1's Klieg lights.
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Upper Left: F.N.A. Diane Demory,
Joan McGowan, Kay Nolfsinger, Miss
Bowen, Alice Lagerson, Wilma Barnes,
Ina Ziemelis, Neula Bartee. Lower Left:
Nurse Bowen meets a patientg Upper:
F.T.A. Standing: Pat Messer, Mary
Glover, Beverly Mullican, Linda Ed-
wards, Jeanne Price, Larry McLean,
Emilie Gallaher, Joy Green, Barbara
Embrey. Seated: Beverly Culrley, Spon-
sor Miss Curling, Martha Osterwise,
For the Future
Organized for students interested in nursing and teaching as
careers, two groups found sponsors in Miss Katherine Bowen
and Miss Marian Curling. The nursing group assisted in the
health suite. They studied simple first aid and visited hospi-
tals preparatory to post-high school education. Miss Curling's
group studied problems of the field, found time to assist
teachers at school, and did some substitute teaching.
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Upper Right: Reporting for duty on
Frederick Avenue after school. Lower
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station in the afternoon. Above: Pay-
ing Mrs. Griflith and student helpers
at the cafeteria.
For the resent
For our health and welfare, both adults and students gave
generously of their time. Parents and paid workers, as well as
- wi? students, assisted Mrs. Laura Becraft in the cafeteria. Under
My this expert management we were able to enjoy line lunches
i throughout the year.
. With Mr. joseph Zetts as sponsor, the patrols weathered
many inconveniences so that we might walk or ride to school
11, in safety.
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First Row: Cissel, Clagett, Clinedinst, Collins, Cook, Cor-
dell. Second. Row: Cover, Cuffley, Dale, Davies, Dean,
Demory. Tbzrd Row: Deppa, Dodson, Donivan, Dorsey,
Dove, Drew. Fourth Row: Duley, Duvall, L. Earp, R.
Earp, Ecklolf, Farmer. Fifth Row: Foster, Fowler, Fox,
Frye, Gallaher, Gauck.
Mr. james Toquinto supervised the
activities of our freshman class. Sue
Farmer, president, Stanley Wil-
banks, vice president, Elene Sheets,
secretary, Roberta Weller, treas-
urer, won the election as class
Mr. jim Schweitzer instructed the
junior high basketball squad.
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Green, Gritlin, Grogan, Haddock, C. Harding. Seaond
Row: K. Harding, Harper, E. Hawkins, M. Hawkins,
Hayes, Hays, Hege, Hbrron, Hostler, Hottinger. Third
Row: Hough, Huerta, Hundley, Hurst, Jackson, Jeliries,
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S. King, W. King, Kirk, Lamb, Lambert, Lancaster, Lane,
Leaman, Leimanis. Fifth Row: Lewis, Magers, Marini,
Mark, Martens, McVey, Mead, Messer, D. Miller, R. Miller.
As early as January, the ninth grad-
ers were anticipating their dance in
June and graduation. In their first
year in high school they were com-
pleting an initial round of credits
toward their high school diplomas.
Upper Left: Using crayons as the
Medium in Art Class. Lower Left:
Handling an account at the school
bank. Above: Purchasing supplies at
the school store.
In our my
In the normal course of the day, many of us regularly bought
our supplies at the school store, By arrangement with the
First National Bank, we saved our money at the school bank
and drew bank interest on our savings. Apart from the bus-
ness interests of the world, some of us were initiated into
the aesthetic realms through the art classes.
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work. Lower Right: Hammering anoth-
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In the Shop
Although one might develop his skills for some vocation,
many boys found interest in working with wood and metal
and in setting type in our shop. In addition, Mr. Oscar du Bois,
Mr. Jack Joyce, and Mr. Ed Baum helped us develop skills so
that we might do simple repair jobs and home improvements.
Ornamental crafts and more involved carpentry took hold of
our imagination and fancy.
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In rays of
e sped quickly as a sudden gust of Match
ind rips the sheaves of ordered days from
a desk calendar pad.
Photographic records of some activities of 1955
remind us of events which have so recently
occurred. The annual follies brought parents
and friends to hear us in our song and dance
review. Our vocal and instrumental music de-
partments focused their attention toward their
spring concerts. Practicing during most of
March and April, they presented their pro-
grams of light music in May.
Balmy days gave us out first slight attacks of
spring fever. Because we had so much work to
do, we could not give in to this beckoning
Vocational agriculture boys turned their atten-
tion to spring planting. Machinery, repaired
during the long winter, was ready to turn the
Spring vacation coincided with Easter. We were
dismissed from March 29 through April 7 -
and what a welcome breather this seemed then.
In gym, we turned to the new athletic field.
Softball, baseball, archery, and track consumed
the time of the athletically bent. The athletic
field was the focus of our attention as it seethed
with activity each clear day.
Sophomores dominate the Sail On in its diary
of the months of March and April.
Curtain time for the big show. Top: Bob Farmer adds witty
commentary as Gloria Sirk and Ronnie Clark "Make Themselves
Comfortable." Right: jim Reed in the Sullivan manner emcees
the TV proceedings. Lower: Jim Clagett taps in front of the
chorus line, Betty Anderson, Janet Hayes, Nancy Howard.
Czwrmiznz Up on Follies
Weeks in advance of the March 16 and 17
dates, scriptwriters began the job of organiz-
ing ideas for the Follies.
ln previous years, the juniors held the reins
for the big variety show. This year, talent
and ability from all grades were directed to
an all-school review.
Spending long afternoons, the follies com-
mittees sifted numbers and rehearsed. Hour
on end sped by as the pianos and recordings
issued from rehearsal rooms. Polishing each
act for public showing entailed many many
hours, many days of many students and
Far into the night, students, parents, and
teachers spent hours in planning and sewing
costumes, in securing necessary props, and
in assembly sets and painting backdrops.
Crowds swarmed into the gymg laughter and
applause ushered forth-the Follies was a
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salesmeng Murphy, Holsinger, Demory, Howard, Huerta, Darby,
Anderson, Edwards. Center: Writers Murphy and Hoyle, Editor
Earp, artist Signor, Business Manager, Demory.
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Sail On workers tried hard to bring us a different
but complete record of 1955-1956. Though most of
the responsibility was taken by a few, our yearbook
is the result of hours of effort. Deadline, january 25,
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Standing: Angela Marcuccio, Carroll Earp, Kay Dee Schumacher. Seated:
Margaret Murphy, Joan Edwards, Jackie Lake, Betty Anderson.
From the upper third of the class, juniors
were selected for our Gaithersburg chapter
of the National Honor Society. Last Febru-
ary, 1955, present seniors Angela Marcuccio,
Margaret Murphy, Joan Edwards, Jackie
Lake, Carroll Earp, Betty Anderson, and Kay
Dee Schumacher became members after the
faculty cast secret ballots.
Their scholarship, leadership, service, and
character placed their names in the annals
of the national organization. For this honor
at graduation these members will receive
the oflicial pin of the National Honor
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Moxley, Wigle, Huerta, Swann, Nich-
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As April came to an end, practice began for the county
track events held in May.
To set new timing records, G.H.S.'ers competed in the
dash. To hurl the shot put and discus, our track team
had entries. To mark new distances and heights, the
squad entered in the broad jump and high jump events.
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Fraley. Third Row: E. Fraley, Frazier, Gill, Glover, Gol-
Top Photo: Our sophomore class chose
its leaders in December. To head the
class for the year, joe Dobson became
class president. Joy Green, vice-presi-
dentg Jean Osterwise, secretaryg Betsy
Adams, treasurer came into office.
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'V rection, dance clubs organized in No-
vember. Sonny Sandison and Peggy
V Miller continued teaching ballroom
hopefuls throughout the year.
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Cheerleaders . . . Throughout the
year, our pert cheerleaders had
roused us to support the Trojans in
their contests. Here at an early
basketball game, they were poised,
ready to take the floor for another
spirited cheer. Hours of practice,
under Miss Jane Short's direction,
preceded each public appearance.
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ard, Dottie Perry, Captain Betty Ander- N
son, Linda Lagerson, janet Hayes, Pat
Hayward, Margaret Lee.
Haney, B. Heck, Heisler, Howard, Hubble, Hurlebaus, Johnson, Kel-
Hawkins, ler. Third Row: Kemp, Kilby, Kimble, King, Lagerson
j. Larman, S. Larman, J. Lawhorne.
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When spring approached, girls took to the
diamond for softballg boys Went out for the
All American game. Upper photo, Kay
Noffsinger struck one. KD. Schumacher
pitched for the senior squad C right phoroj.
Principal Gibson readied his stance at the
regular faculty-boys' varsity opener.
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For a full schedule, the Trojans, under
Coach john Harvill, proved a commanding
rival as they met both local and distant
Upper Right: Walters, Ward, Henderson, Thomp-
son, Truitt, Foster, Steele. Lower Right: An
opponent makes the bag in the Landon game.
Upper: Thompson at bat.
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an orderly progression the sun continued
seemingly perpetual movement across
skyg and in a relentless manner one new
day followed another. May cameg and the
activity-packed days passed more quickly than
End of the year's activities crowded our daily
schedules. The festivals by the band and choral
groups gave evidence of a hard year's work.
To assist in the national celebrations, the band
marched in both the Apple Blossom parade
and the Cherry Blossom festival. Senior high
glee club groups made their annual appearance
in the state choral festival at College Park.
Juniors sponsored their gala prom in honor of
the seniors at the Manor Club on May iS: This
dance highlight of the year climaxed the jun-
ior's year of activities.
Baseball and softball rounded out the competi-
tive athletic program, School year '55-'56 was
fast drawing to a close.
We Students elected our new Council officers.
Old staff members set up their last issues of
the Blue and Gold before the new staff was
Yearbooks were distriburedg we made our
rounds as we plagued one another for auto-
graphs. For our best friends we, of course,
wrote eulogies on any white area we found in
The May-june section spotlights the members
of the junior class.
The gym, in a rear view photo, nears completion.
Center: Leading Gaithersburg's F.F.A. group this
year are: Vail, C. Foster, Adviser Mr. Wayne
Busbice, President John Graham, D. Foster,
Staley, Hoover. Left: Mr. Donald Watkins super-
vises repair of farm equipment at the school lab.
Right: Senior high agriculture boys at work
Above: Oficerr: Carroll Earp, Bryan
Kile, John- McGraw, Ronnie Clark.
Upper Right: Clark presides over meet-
ing as Adviser Mr. john Freeman and
members listen. Lower Right: Kev
Club members show interest in speaker.
Al Key for Ser-vice
From its bow to Gaithersburg in October
the Key Club made its quiet, though indeli-
ble mark on the school. This local organiza-
tion in the tradition of Kiwanis raised
money to help others. Their sale of Christ-
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mas trees in December, yielded part of
Mr. john Freeman guided the group
throughout the school year. Ronnie Clark
became the club's first president.
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Choral music department provided its biggest program in May.
Meeting in several glee club groups, students took choral music in
their regular, daily schedule. Under the direction of Mr. William
Earl, the groups sang music from Bach to popular show tunes. Small
ensembles formed late in the year to add variety and interest, For
civic functions in the community these groups added entertainment.
The Glee Club's big events of May were the concert and Choral Day
at the University of Maryland.
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For their march festival in May, our Gaithersburg band spent many
sixth periods practicing. Brass ensembles and solos added variety to
the program of marches. To tone down the brasses, to get the squeaks
out of the clarinetsf Band Director Frieda Price' worked tirelessly
with band members. The band in its many performances during the
year did itself proud and made Gaithersburg? band enviable among
From the seventh and eighth grade, a beginners' band continued to
provide feeder material for the advanced band.
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Fmt Row: Gilliam, Graybill, Grithth.
Second Row: Harding, Harper, Hege.
Our junior class decided that Allen
Steele would lead them through
their year of activities. Allen was
assisted by Jim Krise, Donna XVhet-
zel, and Arthur Huerra. Biggest
event was their prom at the Manor
As each day ended, we, to enjoy that
last gab session, congregated around the
lockers. Right: Nancy Ciarrocchi,
Jeanne Price, and Karlene Miller.
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in the Senior High
High stepping majorettes added
spritely interest at the grid con-
tests and at marching events. They'
hlled a memorable niche in the fol-
lies too. Baton twirling acrobatics
delighted the crowds everywhere
our majorettes appeared. In their
brilliant gold and white costumes
the group led the band at Win-
Left to Right: Karlene Miller, Suzanne
Griffith, Janet Miller, Pat Kilby, Jeanne
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Upper Left: Reporters on the staff with
Associate Editor Sandison. Upper Right:
Sportswriters Bent and Hoyle with
Sports Editor Wear. Above: Editor-in-
chief Reed. Lower Cenler: Associate
Editor Sandison. Lower Right: Adver-
tising Manager Wigle
Fifteen issues, an enlarged Blue and Gold, gave us
the news and featured events this year. Supervised
by James Reed, Sonny Sandison, and Betty .lo Wear,
reporters sought news in all areas of the school,
Reporters pictured are Glover, Osterwise, Whitaker, West-
fall, Lenz, Thompson, Heisler, Edwards, and Sylvester.
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son, Osterwise, Wear. Upper Riglal: The feature staff -
Sandison, Farmer, Collins, Seaton, Osterwise, Cover. Sealed:
Stanifer, Anderson, Lake. Above: Circulation Manager,
Kessell, assisted by Edwards and Murphy.
Many sources made the news. Magazine campaign,
gym construction, glee club events, band participa-
tion, athletics, and students hit the news pages. Vie
0 read serious editorials on people and the school and
ll lively feature articles. Most of all we read about
people-students and their accomplishments, their
hobbies, their foibles.
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derson, vice prexidentg Shirley Wood,
treuurer. Sealed: Diane Demory, :ec-
retaryg Ronnie Clark, president.
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To comP9'? With riihbining pet- R0b61't Afmstj gs into the
held of griend 'enthusiasm . 4 - fy his shreWdnE:1ixini1, hu'
Sevelancli Sonor Society - ' ' Tolclmol cornmfarce, . . new i0
Nationa he . ohm-:CY ' D.O
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Hazel Atleim Io Anne Auzfil Robert Baker
To add her usual contribution To permeate her future surround- To make his mark on the work-
of cheer to all future activities ings with her usual wry humor ing scene with the same quiet
. . . four years in the Glee Club . . . loyal member of the Glee sincerity as he has at G.H.S.
. . . Hall Patrol Club . . . Shirley Brown, her . . . D.O. program
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Cafgrlcal nufgedicaf ggfdup' en
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To take his place among those
who defend our country . . .
seriousness of purpose . . . genial
member of the D. O. program
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afmihgteXOgEfPher Slgsrediiir fYPist
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oiiisc Ve ' - - diligeri thin' but ar-
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To be a pharmacist, sucessful
enough to buy that Cadillac . . .
blowing that trumpet in G.H.S.
band . . . generous and sincere
. . , driving the gang around
Mary jane Britton
To be as fine to her fellow work-
ers in the business world as she
has to her friends at G.H.S ..,.
energetic Hall Patrol
To do everything in life with
the calm and even temper that
has characterized her life at
G.H.S .... Glee Club
To put efficiency and good hu-
mor into a saleslady's job . . .
verbose with her friends . . .
hall patrol . . . Glee Club for
To become a "Jill" of all the
business trades, running the of-
fice with her unusual efficiency .
. . I. a comely lass . . . an en- Helen Caulfield
during friend To add that special artistic touch
to everything she does . . . just
for the personal stamp of individ-
uality . . . as fine as they come Ronald Clark
. . . refined beauty
To enter the Held of medicine
. . . varsity football . . . presi-
dent of Class of '56 . . . con-
tributed to success of Key Club
. . . to study at the University
To type well, to file expertly and
to enjoy both . . . sparking her
ofhce with quiet. good humor
and warm manner
To do well anything he tackles
in the world of work . . . a
friend indeed . . . hard working
To blaze a trail in science for
our future . . . individualist of
no uncertain talent . . . art stu-
dent . . . witty addition to the
Mary I0 Darby
To make her mark in the scien-
tific World, performing her duties
with proficiency and skill . . .
typist for Sai! On . . . terrific
To attack each new Job with the
earnestness that he has carried out
his duties as patrol lieutenant
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To seek employment at N.I.l-I. T
o learn the ropes as a mainte- To wield an' accurate pencil as
before she becomes a vivacious nance man at P. J. Nee . . . avid she takes notes from a business
air line hostess . . . active in camera fan . . . developing his entrepreneur . . . alto in State
4H . . . personality girl own stills . . quiet, though Chorus . . . studious . . . capable
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Frances Edwmds Wjillfflffl Eifel
To make her world the stage, re- To enter the service of Unclve
alizing her desire to be individ- Sam . . . workin! HI Walkef-S
ualistic and independent . . . Mafkfif - - - PC'fS0fl3b19 but P051'
Associate Editor of the Blue and UV6 In maflflcf
by h' the Iadd
rhroughss Capacity ro sez and his
sfaif on .G , . IiiIir0f.f,,,Chignf?
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'ciety . , . footbazonal Honor
To expand Musser's florist and to
build his own branch nursery
. . . displaying the same spirit
shown on the gridiron for three
To display the same finesse in
post graduate years as on patrol
at G.H.S .... fun to be around
To reach a star in the radio and
television world and to shine
over the land . . . determined
and steadfast . . . Glee Club for
To build an empire of fresh
fruit and vegetable stands, after
colege that is . . . friendly in
manner and quiet good humor Gary Glvyd
To go places with his quiet man-
ner and kexceptional loya.lty,to
all who now him . . . playing
in the band . . . going to Win- -'Ulm Gyabam
chester and U. of Md.
To contribute as much to his
chosen Held as he did for G.H.S.
as president of FFA. . . . friendly
To plunge into studies at Monr-
gomery Junior College . . . a
smile from ear-to-ear . . . charg-
ing out books at the library
To put her talents to work as a
secretary . . . singing with the
Glee Club . . . deceivingly quiet
. . . pert red head
To learn the rigors of life on
land and sea with the men from
the Halls of Montezuma . . .
grease monkey for Reed Brothers
. . . varsity foot all
To work in a plush office on
Pennsylvania Avenue . . . polite
to all she sees . . . assistant in
the main oflice . . . shy, but
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To attend college or join the
Navy to see the World . . . only
one extra-curricular activity . . .
recent arrival to the halls of
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To 'Las fum from duties with
busm ducting hls artist,
To specialize in medical steno-
graphy, channeling her capabili-
ties and organization toward an
eflicient office . . . Administrator
of Publications for S.C .... Fol-
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To have xlfofnd I gaatwf pigg-
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Patricia H ay ward
To emerge as one of Washing-
ton's outstanding secretaries . . .
undertaking her duties with vi-
vacity and competency . . . pert
Cheerleader . , . follows the
To be the baseball king of kings
. . . always helpful . . . working
in the D.O. program . . . what's
his batting average?
To pl an Heffie
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good nitgis usual genirobgslness,
Personable te f0 evefyOnj'fY and
from D-C' - , . Dalamar fun. ,. .
To attain her goals in life with
her friendliness and loyalty which
has typified her G.H.S. career
. . . Mrs. Jacolsfs assistant
Donald H owarrl
To learn the rudiments of busi-
ness administration at the Uni-
versity of Maryland . . . con-
scientious . . . playing clarinet
in band . . . projectionist in
To prepare for teaching at state
Teachers' College, Towson . . .
athlete of repute . . . pretty
cheerleader . . . on hand as Mrs.
Jacob's chief clerk
Juditla Hoyle Roberto I-Iuerta
To teach in the primary grades, To sell himself as effectively to
retaining that infectious laugh the World as he has sold G.H.S.
and those buoyant Southern man- to the community . . . super-
nerisms . . . publications en- salseman.. . . Administration of
thusiast for two years Activities genuine . . . invalu-
able to publications . . . football
To study at the University . . .
'wry humor and sincerity . . . Faye Kes-fell
playing in band . . . those trips
to Winchester . . . terrific on TO Sal'-IIC her IUHHY fflCUflS f1'0fI1
the gridiron and basketball court H SWiICl1l3O21fCl Wllkefe She will
transact business in her calm,
efiicient manner . , . Blue and
Gold SIZE Byyan
To become a bachelor of fine
arts . . . with mellow sounds is-
suing from his trusty trumpet
. . . band . . . Administrator of
To reassure the sick, attending
to their every want with com-
passionate understanding . . .
snappy in her dress . . . person-
able in manner . . . nurse's
To establish a reputation for sin-
cerity and friendliness Wherever
he oes ' t he ha d t
Donald Landon G'I.ES. '-jus as S one a
To create oil paintings of unusual Spirited
value . . . sitting at his easel
for hours on end . . . sets on
Follies . . . amiable
To practice law in the highest
courts in the land, utilizing her
ability to win an issue . . . Stu-
dent'Council President . . . on
S.C. for four years
To handle capably the affairs of a
business man as secretary . . .
may take a fling at college . . .
dependable . . . excellent student
. . clarinetist . . . National
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Eliiiriye, drawing iixoril . . . afgu'
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ness ed pi?CPl?O.D. dlswssloiigr John MOOW A
mefixtanilgr art, an enthusiasm he business worl - - -
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Margaret Murphy Richard Myers
To own a bright new Ford, each To continue to be as diligent in To pursue an education for a
year a blue one . . . driving the college as she has been to the trade . . . the innocent driver
gang around town . . . member publications and her friends at in Washington . . . his days in
of the D.O. program G.H.S .... Sail On staff the -band . . . fun-loving . . .
a trip ro the auto-show
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To don a white gown and surg-
ical mask . . . bringing his in-
telligence and sympathy to help
those who need . . . Editor-in-
chief of Blue and Gold
To continue to be the smart
housewife, employing all her
home arts "know how" and keep-
ing her pleasant disposition and
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FadiaringE,ichEHergyug-if fo? :he
Ing in usefl' Usiasm andnlfgllsgjon
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S attisnc aids . ne of
To study for the ministry at
Randolph Macon . . . outstand-
ing tenor in the Glee Club . . .
in the D.O. program . . . valu-
able addition to G.H.S. in '55
To become an assistant in a
nursery school . .. enjoys bowl-
ing . . . always on Patrol duty
, . . serving at the Dairy Queen
. . . athletic
To confine his boundless energy
in the expanding Pepco utilities
. . . eager sports enthusiast . . .
always ready with a jest to re-
lieve the tensions
To Write his way to fame, as
expert on history . . . to be
witty, worldly, and to live in
Rome . . . Editor on Blue and
To make a home for Geraldine
and his son . . . beating out the
drums in dance bands . . .
G.H.S. band . . . mighty on the
Betty S cbumaclaer
To establish a nursery school, ex-
hibiting her qualities of patience
and understanding . . . member
of Glee Club . . . eifusive per-
sonality . . . neat dresser
To master the hne arts, main-
taining her usual high standards
. . . athlete of exceptional skill
. . . Student Council in junior
year . . . member of National
To culminate her education in
nurse's training, using her de-
termination in attaining that goal
. . . clarinetist in band for six
years . . . 4-H member
To enlist in the service . . .
atending his father's farm . . .
efficient secretary of the F. F. A.
. . . a friend indeed .
To sail the seven seas, bolster-
ing the U.S. navy morale with
his happy-go-lucky attitude . . .
intelligent, personable . . . lazy,
too . . . tenor in Glee Club
To travel the road to the U. of
M .... high-spirited . . . "I
love grammar in the springtime"
. . . to spend more time on over-
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To Cgxaiftixontgfhffletllietyueiisgerience To clrive aroufi t . . careerfrg
ing - on ' Mr. A nCW .' n in
drawing H3156 - a bran gsity ma
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Robert Truitt John Vander Sys
To excel in the world of busi- To set up his own mechanics To make her home a career . . .
ness, retaining his honesty and shop after putting in a stretch Kim.. .counting change at the
dynamic personality . . . on base- as a fly boy . . . returned to First National . . . personality
ball, football, and basketball var- G.H.S. this year for D.O. " ' " '
sit s u d
. . . Old Faithful to her friends
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To attend college in the fall . . .
hold that line . . . amiable . .
keen analyzer in English lit . .
State Chorus in Baltimore . .
To sail the ocean blue in his
father's footsteps? that is the
question . . . procrasrinator of
the first degree , . . sincere . . .
hard-working . . . first-rate acl
.salesman for Blue and Gold
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r e ledger In bankitigbalan.
To become a reforestation ex-
pert with the U.S. Government
. . . an outtloorsman , . . re-
member rhe Mohawk haircut . . .
idea man in history . . . D.O.
To work for awhile, then to at-
tend college . . . artistic . . .
wields a mean brush on canvas
. . . makes friends quickly . . .
skillful writer . . , new to G.H.S.
To hit her zenith as a secretary
plying with perseverance and de-
pendability the' tools of the trade
. . . valuable contributions to
publications and art departments
To pursue seriously his avoca-
tion, photography, at Ohio State
University . . . hoarding his
store of geniality . , . playing
trombone in the band for six
Patricia Z etts
To manipulate her typewriter
keyboard . . . bringing her
cheerfulness and pep to her as-
sociates . . . art student extra
ordinaire . . . keeping accounts
in banking class
Ina Z iemelis
To minister to the needs of the
stricken with her gentleness and
compassion as a twentieth cen-
tury Florence Nightingale . . .
Mr. 8: Mrs. George McBain
The Mode Beauty Salon
Rockville Shoe Hospital
Ralph E. Allen 8:
Shirley M. Brown
Mr. 8: Mrs. James Downs
M. 8: Mrs. A. H. Myers
Mr 8: Mrs. Ernest E. Hall
Mr 8: Mrs. Charles W.
Postal Bookkeeping 8:
Dr. 8: Mrs. William
Mr. 8: Mrs. Cheerles Hagar
Tyler's Jewelry Store
Virginia L. Darby and
The Leather Shob
Mr. 8: Mrs. A. J. Ziemelis
Mr. 8: Mrs. L. E. Lagerson
Mr. 8: Mrs. Elmer Duley
Donald Lee Duley
Dr. 8: Mrs. Jack Schumacher
Mr. 8: Mrs. Robert W.
Mr. 8: Mrs. R. L. Schumacher
Mr. 8: Mrs. John A. Beglin
Mr. 6: Mrs. Worden W. Reed
Mr. 8: Mrs. David N.
Mr. 8: Mrs. J. Sterling
Mary W. Bourdeaux
J. E. Erdlitz
Fenton Kephart, Jay Watson
W. L. Edwards
Mr. 8: Mrs. W. M. Swyter
C. O. Bourdeaux
Parke A. Arnold
Mrs. Frances W. Ramsdell
Mr. 8: Mrs. Joseph J.
Mr. 8: Mrs. J. W. Garrett
Mr. 8: Mrs Hebb Freeman
Lt. Col. 8: Mrs. O. B. Griggs
The Sandra Shop
Mr. 8: Mrs. John T. Federline
Mr. Donald Howard
Mr. 8: Mrs. Upton Magers
Mr. 8: Mrs. Harry E. McGrew
Mr. 8: Mrs. Milton Walker
Mr. 8: Mrs. John Griflith
Mr. 8: Mrs. Lee Gartner
Mr. 8: Mrs. Stanley
Mr. 8: Mrs. William Reber
Mr. 8: Mrs. Lanier Floyd
Mr. 8: Mrs. Henry H. Wells
Mr. 8: Mrs. Irvin Ward
Pnl zlfro ms
Mr. 8: Mrs. J. E. Schneider
Mr. 8: Mrs. J. Newton Ward
Rev. 8: Mrs. Henry J.
Mr. 8: Mrs. Harry C. Riley
Mr. 8: Mrs. Richard V. Cover
Mr. 8: Mrs. I. Wolfson
Mr. 8: Mrs. Huge Walker
Mr. 8: Mrs. Jack M. Watson
Mrs. H. W. Becraft
H. W. Becraft
Mr. 8: Mrs. Leonard Hoyle
Mr. 8: Mrs. Rex Fender
L. D. Bell
Mr. 8: Mrs. Plano Stringer
Mr. 8: Mrs. Daryl L. Wigle
Fred F. Kohls
Mr. 8: Mrs. George C.
Mrs. Evelyn M. Selby
E. H. Caulfield
Mr. 8: Mrs. Bobby L.
Norma Jean Hayward
Mr. 8: Mrs. Harry Pollock
Mrs. Wm. O. Young, Jr.
Mr. 8: Mrs. Norman E. Belt
Mr. 8: Mrs. G. M. Rotruck
Mr. 8: Mrs. J. B. Floyd
Mr. 8: Mrs. Russell Rorruck
Mr. 8: Mrs. Dean W. Price
Harold W. Ward
Mr. 8: Mrs. John Harding
Mr. 8: Mrs. Earle H. Harding
Lois F. Howard
Mr. 8: Mrs. Maurice A.
Mr. 8: Mrs. Emory Edwards
Mr. 8: Mrs. Arthur W. Stang
Dr. 8: Mrs. John W.
Mr. 8: Mrs. Ralph J.
Richard Myers I
Dr. 8: Mrs. James M.
Mr. 8: Mrs. Philip K.
Joan, Diane, Jo
Mr. 8: Mrs. T. J. Nofisinger
Faye Kessell 8:
Mr. 8: Mrs. D. C. Plummer
Mr. 8: Mrs. Robert Bohrer
Laura C. Becraft
Mr. 8: Mrs. Roy Robinson
Mr. 8: Mrs. F. H. Sandison
Boyer 8: Cranes
Mr. 8: Mrs. Bryan Z. Kile,
and Elizabeth C. Kile
Mr. zmtl Mrs, bl. l'. Caulfieltl
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A Dynamic Organization
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Radio and T.V. Sales und Service
Appliances 84 Housewares
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Phone: 190 Gaithersburg, Md.
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Bulldozer Grading, Clearing, and Filling
Sodding - Landscaping - Grading - Repairing
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4611 WISCONSIN AVE., N.W.
Washington 16, D.C.
Phone: Gaithersburg 620
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Patronize Your Home Theater
P. H. MAGEE 8: SON
235 E. MONTGOMERY AVE.
Phone: PO. 2-2781 Rockvi
CLearwater 3-2 311
JERRY cook, Inc.
REALTOR - INSURANCE
llc, Md. COOK-WATKINS BUILDING
Compliments of . . .
MILLER CHEMICAL 8:
Compliments of . . .
CHARLES K. DAVIES, JR.
Congratulations to the
DR. 8: MRS. STUART SEATON
FOUNTAIN 81 GRILL
202 DIAMOND AVENUE
Observe Bowling Etiquette
D A L A M A R
Bert Quality Bowling Balls,
Bagr and Shoe:
Twelve Lanes for your entertainment
Dalaburgers - Mannls Potatoe Chips
Sealtesr Ice Cream at our fountain
Rent Sealand "Silver Streak"
Roller Skates at our rink
Weekend Matinees 2 to 5
Evening Sessions 7 to 11
Ter and Chipping - Blue Stone Hauled
R. M. BURDETTE
Paving Black Top Drivewayr
Road: V Parking: and Landingr
Gaithersburg 785 -J-2 1 Germantown,
Compliments of . .
KENNETH LYDDAN E
DICK EVANS and LANIER FLOYD
Lubrication, Oil Gut, Tire! and Acceuorie:
MR. FARMER-How about your lime needs?
LeGORE LIME CO.
I.eGore, Frederick County, Maryland
Compliments of . . .
MIR. 8: MRS. J. W. DEPPA
HIGHWAY 240 GAITHERSBURG
CLearWater 3-21 16
DAMASCUS INSURANCE Sz
REAL ESTATE AGENCY
JERRY T. WILLIAMS 8: HERBERT S. HYATT
Compliments of . . .
LANMEN ENGRAVING CO.
612 L STREET N.W. WASHINGTON, D.C.
GAITHERSBURG HIGH SCHOOL STORE
Show your school spirit buy G.H.S. loose leaf binders
G.H.S. Stationery - G.H.S. Book Covers -
Auto Emhlernr - B. N. G. Beanie: - Mittenr
Pennant: and Ditci
Congratulations to . . .
S E N I O R S
THE MONTGOMERY FARM WOMAN'S
COOPERATIVE MARKET, InC.
Open Wednesday and Saturday
7155 WISCONSIN AVE. BETHESDA, MD
Assure Yourself of a Secure Future
Prepare for Business At
THE GARDNER SCHOOL of
8641 COLESVILLE ROAD
JUniper 7-9052 Silver Spring, Md.
Air Conditioned - Modern Equipment
Agricultural lrnplernentf and Tractor:
Dealers in LIVESTOCK
John Deere - DeI.aval Milkers
REED BROTHERS, Inc.
Dodge - Plymouth - Dodge "Joh-rated" Truck!
SALES and SERVICE
Paint und Body Shop - Auto Gltm Shop
600 EAST MONTGOMERY AVE.
POplar 2-2151-52 Rockville, Md.
NORMAN A. MILLS
Plumbing und Heating Contractor
A . li
1 L ll 5
Guitar ensemble-L. Snyder,
Windsor, Foster, R. Snyder,
Dove, Norris, Vail
Stamp enthusiasts show their
accumulations from near and
Sportsman Bucky Hoyle on
Sophomores in G.H.S. home
Talking over a new menu
G.H.S. contingent to Mary-
land high school choral festi-
val of U. of M.
Briggs and Clark in a sus-
penseful interlude in the Fol-
Ready to take off for a track
event in May's track events
. ,. Jill
Wt. ff In gk
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lk 5- - '
DONALD D. BLOOD
Watch - Ieweler
Upper Montgomery Counry's Most Complete
Jewerly and Gift Store COMPLIMENTS
-- of --
Congratulations to THE GRADUATES
URG LUMBER 8: SUPPLY CO.
Near the Bridge
THE LIBERTY MILLING CO
GLENN E. GILLIAM
Phone: Gaithersburg 560
1888 - 1956
Bowman Brothers, Incorporated
Quality Feeds for Over Sixty-five Years
Phone: 24 or 25
"Drink milky iff good for both of nf!"
Sealer - Ford - Service
ROCKVILLE MOTOR CO., Inc.
Automobile! - Truck: - Tractorr
POplar 2-2188 Rockville, Md.
AM BEE GAS CO.
419 NORTH FREDERICK AVE.
Gaithersburg 327 Gaithersburg, Md
Compliments of . . .
101 FREDERICK AVE.
Clarksburg, W. Va.
Clan Ringr, Annonncementr and Cardr
Stationers to the Class of '56
R E X , I n c .
Delvale and Duncan Hines
Ice Cream Fountain and Grill
WASHINGTON GROVE, MD.
Clary Ringr - Fraternity Pinr
Cupr - Trophier - Service Awardr
L. G. BALFOUR CO.
711 14 STREET, N. W., Room 419
The firrz Turf Farm of America
The Pioneer Producer of
PREMIUM LAWN SOD and
SUPERIOR TURF GRASSES
Dreuer, Coatf, Millinery, Skirts, Blouse:
juniors - Misses - Women
24 E. MONTGOMERY AVE. ROCKVILLE, MD.
D. G. S.
Phone: Gaithersburg 44 or 45
THOMAS HARDWARE 8: SUPPLY CO.
Hardware - Homeware! - Appliance! - Seed, Etc.
221 E. DIAMOND AVE.
Compliments of . . l IQ QxL0'w'1L
Compliments of . . .
A FRIEND GOOD HOPE CHURCH
COMPLIMENTS When visitors come and space is short
HIGGINS OIL CO.
Fuel' Oil and Keroxerze
Complete 24 Hour Burner Service
Phone: Gaithersburg 523-M or 950
R. DAVIS, Jr., Proprietor
There are comfortable rooms at the
PARK PLEASANT MOTOR COURT
To Make your guests' stay for a week or a clay
As pleasant as home, although they're away.
Phone Gaithersburg 527 for rates and reservations
PARK PLEASANT MOTOR COURT
On ROUTE 240
Fancy Mean - Grocerie:
Washington Grove, Md.
P A R S O N S
DRY GOODS - NOTIONS
Apparel for Women - Men'r Furnishing:
205-207 N. MARKET ST. FREDERICK,
"Exclusive, But Not Expenriven
THE NEW YORK SAMPLE SHOPPE
Women? Wearing Apparel
20 N. MARKET ST.
WOLFSON'S DEPARTMENT STORE
Outfitters for the Entire Family
Dry Cleaning - Prefring and Minor Tailoring
CLINE'S FURNITURE STORE
J. L. KING FLOOR COMPANY
Linoleum - Arpbalt ana' R
124 COMMERCE LANE ROCKVILLE, Md
Phone: 393 or 597
LELAND L. FISHER, Inc.
Lumber - Millwork - Pain!
200 HUNGERFOLD DRIVE
POplar 2-6125 Rockville, Md.
WESTERN AUTO ASSOCIATE STORE
Everything for the Home and Auto
Electrical Appliancex, Radio, Telefuirion
Refrigerazorr, Gal' and Electric Ranger,
Full Line of Parts and Accessories
Power and Speed Equipment
BETHESDA TYPEWRITER CO., Inc.
4704 BETHESDA AVE.
New and Ufecl Portables
New R. C. ALLEN Typewriterf
Compliments of . . .
THE GERMANTOWN BANK
Noted for Fine Suit: - Coatr - Drerrer
For Women and Children
Compliments of . . .
TOMMY 8: BOB BOURDEAUX
I BISHOP'S JEWELERS
Watcher, Clockr, jewelry, Optical
Sales and Repairs
255 E. MONTGOMERY AVE.
POplar 2-2062 Rockville, Md
Compliments of . . .
FEEDS - GROCERIES
"Something for Everyone-Even the Dog"
Compliments of . . .
ROCKVILLE FUEL 8: FEED
To Complete Your Beautiful Home Visit
J A C M A R , S
ll NORTH WASHINGTON ST.
Fine Furniture - Home Furuithingr
jewelry - Watcher - Gift:
Rockville Largest and Newest Home Decorators
Interiors Craft Shop
Gaithersburg - Opposite G.H.S.
Graduate of G.H.S. and Parsons
School of Derign - New York, France, Italy
Fresh C orra get and Bouquet: for All
A. GUDE SONS CO.
Phone: POplar 2-6141
WORTH'S DEPARTMENT STORE
Featuring SUITS for MEN
"Botany No. Soo"
SUITS for WOMEN
"I-landmarher" and "GlerLhaueu"
EAST MONTGOMERY 8: FAYETTE
RIPLEY at ROMER, Inc.
436 FREDERICK AVE.
POplar 2-3474 Rockville, Md. Gaithersburg - 299 Gaithersburg, Md
Diamonrlf, Watcher, jewelry and Silverware
9 SOUTH MARKET ST. FREDERICK, MD
Agent for STIEFF SILVER
ROCKMONT MOTOR CO.
"0ldefz Chewolel Dealer in Montgomery County" K1N5EY,5 ESSO SERVICE
Gai, Oil, Tire:
24 Hour Wrecker Service
Sales and Service
Metal Work and Refinishing for ALL STATES INN 81 MOTOR COURT
All Makes of Cars Montgomery County's Only
One Stop Tourist Service
Nationally Known Reftauraml
Located on U. S. Route 240, Gaithersburg, Md.
110 N. WASHINGTON ST.
A THE FINIGANS - Operators
POplar 2-2166 Rockville, Md. MONTEREY MOTOR COURT
Automatic Hot Water Heat
Private Rooms with Private Bath
14 miles from District of Columbia Line
On Route 240 Phone: 748-1
Milk it the finent food . . . and the cbeapeft food . . .
DRINK MORE MILK
RUTH'S BEAUTY SALON
Three Sisters-Emma - Ruth - Margaret
"Remember your Hair" and think of Rutk",f HaVe a good fime
...Have a Coke
Phone: 303 Gaithersburg, Md.
Compliments of . . .
DONALD E. MAGRUDER
Compliments of . . .
'on the .fquareu
I KWIID LNDII l P4 ll 1 1 VF! COCA COLA COMPANY
1891 - 1956
The First atinual Hank
Over Sixty Years of Safety and Service
Member Federal Depofit Insurance Corpomtion
GAITHERSBURG BARBER SHOP
4 N. SUMMIT AVE.
A pleased customer is our best advertisernentl
It's Sugar and Spice Burgers
"Wingding" Millestleakes at
SUGAR 8: SPICE DRIVE IN
736 ROCKVILLE PIKE
Ph 3 1139 Q E 1 -Cl L Olivetti Printing Calculator OLiver 4-7802
one , Pen ary O56 ate Clary Cash Registers OI-IVCI 4-1281
HERSHEY S STORE SMITH-CORONA
Fresh Vegetables and Fruit - General Merchandise
Nicodemus Ice Cream
NATIONAL TYPEWRITER 81
ADDING MACHINE CO.
Sales and Service -- Rentals and Supplies
8106 WISCONSIN AVE. BETHESDA, MD.
THE SACH'S STORE
Outfitters for the Entire Family
218 E. MONTGOMERY AVE.
Congratulations to . . .
MIZELL LUMBER COMPANY
Phone: 351 - J
W. J. CLEMENTS
General Merchandise and Appliances
Women? Wearing Apparel
8 N. WASHINGTON ST. ROCKVILLE, MD.
GARTNER'S FUNERAL HOME
ERNEST C. GARTNER and
FORTE H. SANDISON
Private Ambulance Service
316 E. DIAMOND AVE.
G. D. ARMSTRONG CO., Inc.
CLearwater 3-2378 - SPring 4-7878
Fuel Oil or Complete Heating Service
Gootlyear Tires and Tubes
W. K. BRIGGS W. I.. RAY, JR.
BRIGGS SERVICE STATION
Texaco Petroleum Product:
Route 240 Gaithersburg 478W
Tires, Tubes, Batterier and Lub.
Compliments of . . .
Phone: Gaithersburg 142
MR. 8z MRS. ROBERT S. KENDRICK
Washington Grove, Maryland
All Form: of Insurance
A. GWINN KIRKMAN
Phone: Gaithersburg 737
A PICKETT'S GARAGE
General Auto Repairing - Road Service
Ga: - Oil - Lubrication - Accessories
Phone: Gaithersburg 1172
HOME IMPROVEMENT CO.
419 N. FREDERICK AVENUE
Aluminum Storm Window: and Door:
Aluminum Awning: - Chain Link Fencing
Phqnez Gaithersburg 7
ERNEST D. GLOYD
Real Ertate and Imurance
DIAMOND AVE. GAITHERSBURG, MD.
Compliments of . . X If
A R I E N D
Sc Store 10C
306 - 308 E. DIAMOND AVE.
New Modern Self Service Yard Goods
and Advanced Pattern!
All Kinds of Sewing Notions
Phone: 210 MERLE BARBOUR, Owner
Builderx and Contraciorr
Commercial and Residential
Compliments of . . .
CLUB 240 RESTAURANT
ROCKVILLE AMOCO Chopr - Sleaky - Chicken
410 E. MONTGOMERY AVE.
Rockville Maryland MR. 84 MRS. J. J. Royal, Owners
PO 2-9885 James M. Gribble, Jr. One Mile - North Rockville, Route No. 240
Compliments of . . .
ALBEE SHOES MASSER'S MOTEL 81 RESTAURANT
13 N' WASHINGTON ST' ROCKVILLE, MD' Two Miles West of Frederick, Md. on U. S. 40
Subllggijnigarlliilnils Igzme of COpposite Braddock Drive-In Theatrej
y nz ur 0e.r
QPS THE CONSIGNMENT SHOP
Q 5 Aiwa I Bu Milk! from New and Urea! Article: Bring in
: - y y Your Conrignrnent: and Shop Here for Bargains
if T Gaithersburg, Maryland - 2 Doors from Safeway
: P' THOMPSON'S DAIRY
Q S Phone: 51
10 R SOUTHERN STATES PETROLEUM
DECf1fuf 2-1400 COOPERATIVE, Inc.
Gai - Fuel Oil - Motor Oil
Day Phone: Gaith. 525
Night Service: Gaith. 528-J
WOODLAWN FUEL CO.
Burner Sale: and Service
425 N. FREDERICK AVE.
Fire call -- 512-513
Fire Call -- 512-513
Heating - Oil, Gas and Coal
Roofing and Gattering
425 N. FREDERICK AVE.
Phone: Gaithersburg 525
Fire call -- 512-513
Day Phone: 552M
Night Phone: 552R
General Electric Appliance:
Ample Free Parking
425 N. FREDERICK AVE
jane Leaman plays for quar-
tet Clark Armstron Kile,
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Ninth grade harmony-T011
Row: Rotruck, Deppa, Clark,
Green. Setovzfl Rout Beatty,
Leaman, Wetherell, Gilliam.
From Row: Sheets, Trigger,
Mixed quartet-Clark, Perry,
Nelson Bzillenger, lzltc sen-
ior to arrive :nt G.H.S.
G.H.S, band in formation
High school bands perform
at U. of M.
Leaman plays for double trio
-Sirk, Stang, Perry, Heisler,
At the Fifth Regiment in
Baltimore, our State Chorus
representatives - Duley,
Clark, Moone, Swann, Wat-
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318 E. DIAMOND AVE.
DAMASCUS MOTOR CO.
Chevrolet Sale! and Service
Rodney M. Thompson Gaithersburg, Md. Damascus, Maryland
Compliments of . .
POplar 2-9801 Free Parking
SMITTY'S BARBER SHOP
Rear of Woolworth Building
ROUTE 40 FREDERICK, MD. 16 PARK LANE ROCKVILLE, MD
Watch - jewelry - Silver - Repair:
225 E. MONTGOMERY AVE.
Carl Ettare Rockville, Md.
Compliments of . . .
CLARK'S GENERAL MERCHANDISE
Phone: Gaithersburg 517W
SOUTHERN STATES GAITHERSBURG
Feed - Seed Fertilizer - Farm Supplies
Compliments of . .
TEXACO GAS STATION
Phone: 10 or 545
SUNSHINE FEED STORE
WAYNE and R. F.
Feedr - Grain - Seeds
Compliments of . . .
DR. THEODORE LEIZMAN
Dentirtry and Orthodonticr
STUP 8: COSTELLO, Inc.
Authorized Distributor Atlantic Producti
BOX 98 GAITHERSBURG, MD
W. J. CBillJ MCCAUSLAND
Life Infurnnce und Erttzte Planning
ACACIA MUTUAL LIFE INS. CO.
WASHINGTON, D. C.
NA. 8-4506 - OL. 2-7464
Phone: SPring 4-6164
GEORGE E. GREGG
Phone: Gaithersburg 699R
CIDER BARREL TRAILER PARK 8: INN
Specializing: in Sweet Cider and Apple:
Located on U.S. 240 Alt.
4 miles N.W. of Gaithersburg
COMPLETE LAYETTE DEPARTMENT
Z E M S
Where "lay i: king for young men of dininclilon
and Girl: teen: bald :way."
CLearwater 3-2484 Damascus, Md.
POplar 2-47 7 7
Fabric: for the Whole Family
Acro:: from the clock
16 MONTGOMERY AVE. ROCKVILLE, MD.
Phone Gaitherburg 624
Your logical choice for the unexpected
guert - irupeclion inzriled.
U.S. 240 GAITHERSBURG, MD.
ALL NEW IN 'ss
lnternazional Harue:ter - Frigidaire
Hardware - Paint - Machinery
Compliments of . . .
Phone: Gaithersburg 4051
M. M. WALKER 8: SONS
Fruit: - Vegetable: - Frozen Food:
Meat: - Grocerie:
GARRETT'S FARM MARKET
ROUTE 240 - Near Airport
Farm Produce Picked Daily
Compliments of . . .
MIKE 8: MOM'S GROCERY
Open Week Day: - Sunday: - Holiday:
WESTERN AUTO ASSOCIATE STORES
Home owned by N. W. BRADSHAW
POplar 2-9812 Rockville, Md.
C It f 300 E. MONTGOMERY AVE.
amp mm 0 ' ' ' J. P. Rinehart, Mgr. Rockville, Md.
DAMASCUS ELECTRIC CO. 302 E, DIAMOND AVE,
G. A. Gloyd, Mgr. Gaithersburg, Md.
HERBERT BRYANT, Inc.
Feed - Seed A Fertilizer
Phone: Gaithersburg 151 or 444
RADFORD'S BAKERIES 8:
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Rockville, Md. - POplar 2-9847
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