Gem Consolidated School - Gems Yearbook (Colby, KS)
- Class of 1952
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CALVIN CRAWFORD Superintendent
He received an A B degree from Bethany
College Fe took graduate work at Colo
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Fnglish, Algebra, Physical Education
He received his A B degree from Fort Hays
Kansas State College He took graduate
work at Fort Hays Kansas State College
Industrial Arts, General Science, American
Government, Chemistry, Sociology
He received his B S degree at Fort Hays
Kansas State Teachers college, and has
started work toward a M S degree
Grade and High School Music, Band
He received his B M Ed degree at Bethany
College H has started work on his M M
Ed at Florida State University
Seventh R Eighth Grades
He attended Eldorado Junior College for
one year and Ottawa University for three
years where he received his A B degree
MRS CLARA SO'DhRS
Fifth 5 Sixth Grades
Wort Hays Kansas State College
Third R Fourth Grades
Two years at Ottawa University
First R Second Grades
Wichita University and Hutchinson Junior
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Constitution is the study of our Federal Government
From the beginning it relates the changes which have taken
place all through our history It enables us to have a bet
ter understanding of how our government was organized and
how it operates
Sociology was taught the second semester in place of
constitution This course deals with the study of people
ideas, and beliefs This should give us a better understand
ing of people who act and think a little different from the
way in which we do
As the name implies, general science is an introductory
course into the other fields of science It deals with some
of the physical and chemical properties of material things
of the earth, climatic conditions in the weather, biology,
and other sciences
Chemistry is the study of the ninety six known elements
found on or near the earth All other materials which are
found hereon earth are either mixtures or compounds of these
ninety six elements Our high standard of living would be
impossible without the knowledge of knowing how to use these
elements in the production of other materials Without this
knowledge our civilization could not have advanced much be
yond the stone ages
We need more chemistry today than ever before
Industrial arts developes the skill in the use of hand
tools It teaches the student the proper use of hand tools,
how to sharpen them and how to care for them They learn
much about the materials with which they work and the proper
construction which will make their projects strong and en-
during. The proper sanding, filling of pores, and finishing
are all important if the project is to look it's best. You
may be sure that the student who fulfills all of these re-
quirements can well be proud of his project.
First semester algebra students included seven sophomores
and two freshmen. Betty Hopson completed the unit andatart-
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from all parts 'of the world. It compares their customs:
HIGH SCHOOL CLASSES CONT'D
rolled in general math the second semester We hope this
group will be back to tackle geometry next year
Two students are in this class we spell, write and read
We completed our Eng workbook and began literature the 2nd
semester An interesting project is a vocabulary list taken
from foot notes in the text
English II followed algebra and was followed by physical
education, consequently the no minute period passed rather
rapidly we read essays, short stories, poetry, and plays
Two boys and two girls made up English III The most
interesting short story was Footfalls Claude and Robert
would rather read sport stories whilethe girls were primarily
interested 1n novels
The entire student body enjoyed a list of thirty new
Favorites among these are A Girl Can Dream , 'The Wag
The first period after dinner each day found the
juniors hard at work in the typing room The first few weeks
were spent in learning the keyboard Then came weeks of
practice on various speed and accuracy drills During the
latter part of theyear several budgets dealing with personal
typing problems and various forms of letters were typed
Two seniors made up the typing II class this year
Along with speed and accuracy drills several budgets f
letters were typed with the assistance of other students,
the NGem Tiger ,school paper, was published every otherweek
Much of the work on the annual was done during this period
At ll OO each day the sophomores and seniors studied
bookkeeping in the study hall During the year various
types of bookkeeping methods were taken up in detail Three
practice sets were a part of the course Each of these sets
consists of the bookkeeping transactions for a business for
a certain period of time
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English I Industrial Arts
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In the fall of l9hO flve eager little students took
their places in the first grade witl Marjorie Erwin as
instructor They were Alice Drescner, Lela Pavlicek, Darrel
Leh, Jimmie Haremza, and Kenneth Poland. We all had a suc
cesful year and were proclaimed ready for the second grade
w en sum er vacatlon rolled around
Tle same five started t e1r second year ln sc ool with
Margorie Erwin as teacher avaln Lela Pavllcek left us after
t e flrst 6 wks , leaving only four in tte class. These
four Alice Drescner, Darrel Le , J1m 1e Haremza, and Kennetn
Poland made up the class untll we got to the fifth grade
where we picked up Edward Haremza and lest Alic Drescher
t e tdird o wks
Five boys enrolled in the slxth grade. Trey were Jlmmie
H , Edward H , Darrel L , Benny Rand, and Kennetd P., Glenn
Bufford, Verly Sewel, and Sa my Dankee jolned us later in
Only five returned agaln for the seventr grade Jimmie
H , Edward H., Darrel L , Glenn B , and Kenneth P Glenn
left us the second six wks leaving only for of us to finish
grade scnool in Gem.
A new experlence awaited us for our nlnth year of school
We would be high school students now. Edward and Jimmie H ,
left us and went down to Join the St Joseoh Cadets in Ha s
Al Schmaderer and Ilea Sporing took t eir places along w th
Darrel Len and Kennetd Poland as fres.man in Gem H S W
being able to do t e
Joined us the second
Ilea Sporing, Da rel
Darrel Leh moved
of us to start our
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initiating tle next year. Nellie Hinson
year found us Wltl only four students
Le , Al Sckmaderer and Kennet Poland
to Slelby, Nebraska, leav ng only t ree
Junior year me SclVGd at all tle nome
ralse money for t e Junlor Senior Ban
q et to be glve ln the spr11g Hosalea Durham Joined us
the flftn 6 wks
The fourth and final year of Hlg School only t o stu
dents Rosalea Durham and Kennett Doland enrolled
Schmaderer transferred to Atwood and Ilea Snorlng moved to
Kenneth Poland attended all twelve years of sc ool at
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In the fall of 1962 the students of Gem High Scnool of
1952 decided to all get together and talk over what each had
accomplished during the last ten years
The meeting was to be held in the Gem Auditorium at 8
p m on September Sth
When 8 o'clock finally arrived on that evening it was
found that a few of the members still hadn't gotten over
showing up late, which was their habit during their high
so ool days. By nlne everyone was present and the meeting
was ready to begin It was decided that each should tell
whathad happened to them since '52, startlng with t e fresh
men of that
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a perfect gentleman by now,Bob Saddler told Dar
she could be first. Darlene, it seems,had spent
of this ten finis ing up Ier high school. The
time she ad devoted to answering quizes over
the radio, by which she had won quite a few prizes Bob
was next and as we said he was by now a perfect gentleman,an
of course learnlng that role has taken him ten years. Who
knows w at he might accomplis during the next ten.
As all eyes turned to t e Sophomores to continue, Carl
Mellor w o was so brilliant in high school stood up and re
vealed that he had spent most of his time drawlng comics.
He now has his own section on the comic page called 'Queer
But True n At tfis point Betty Mentlick, w o would never be
left out, told how she was still working with her voice and
giving several lessons to other pupils eacn week. P K Bug
bee was next in line, she hadn't changed very much Marvin
Sidesinger was with her They were not married but we1l,he
1sn't going with anyone else. Oh, yes, she has been trying
to get in women's professional basketball Rose Mae Burke,
who we all thought was so quiet in school, was the biggest
surprise of all She has been married seven years to the
Jack she used to talk about in sc ool, and has to get kind
of loud sometimes while soeakinggto Jack Jr Betty Hopson
has turned into a professional ballet dancer. We wonder if
abeth Miller, who was so bashful in high school, has been
going to a sc ool for bashful people She improved so much
that she isnow a teacher herself Vernon Flanagin, the last
of t e Soplomores, now stood up to tell his tale He had
been in the mar nes until the war was over, and then re
ceived a job of bookkeeping The reason for this was be
cause he was tired of working
The Juniors were next in llne, and P yllis Loseke de
cided she would be first After living down the fact that
Claude wocrpel came out a ead of er in their Senior class,
sle went on to college to get more education After several
disappointments sle quit and is now looking for a place to
settle down Ella Durham, who was always having a time with
her beaus in high sc ool, is now teac ing a class 'How To
Get Along with Men By the way Phyllis Loseke is a student
there After one of the boys had awakened Claudefwhich was
quite a jobj he began After graduating from here he went
to K State to play basketball He is now the coach there.
The last but not least of the Juniors is Robert Lauritsen.
It seems t at he carried on the friends ip that he made with
a girl from Herndon, and wit mild coaxing, she persuaded
him to marry her They are now living on a farm north of
Everyone was getting tired by now and was glad it was
the Seniors turn, knowing it wouldn't last long As Kenneth
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Poland stood up, one could tell that he had had a very ex-
citing life and that he wasn't going to tell all of it. It
seemed that while he was on the senior sneek he had gotten
interested in something else, and didn't some home with the
others He didn't come home for five years No one knows
just what did happen After returning he renewed his ac
quaintance around Menlo That is where he left off telling
us to guess the rest I We wonder J Last, as we thought
then, Rosalea Durham got up to say her speech. She went to
Business School for a while, but that failed to interest her
much so she tried Teachers College That too, d1dn't satisfy
her, so at the present she is still trying to decide on what
As everyone got up to leave and were saying their good
b es, someone noticed four men sitting on the side lines
A ter recognizing them as Mr Crawford, Hr. Patterson, Mr
Evans, and Mr Beery, they were brought forward to tell us
their story Hr Crawford has been for the last ten years
and still is superintendent at Gem Hr Patterson after
several important Scientific discoveries is now re
enjoying his large income Mr Evans is still teach
Gem, but is teaching dancing instead of music H
who has been married ten years now, is still coach
hoping to take his team to the State this year.
With this finished everyone hurried out with the under
standing that they would meet again in '72
SENIOR CLASS WILL
We the Seniors of Gem High School in the years of 1951
S2 do solemenly swear this to be our last will and testa
As a whole, we leave to our followers, the Juniors, our
place in the study hall Hake good use of it, please
Kenneth Poland leaves to Claude Woerpel, his ability to
get along with Henle Rosalea Durham leaves her knowledge
of how not to get along with teachers to Phyllis Loeske T
Betty Hopson, Rosalea leaves her temper Kennet leaves his
tiny feet to Darlene Davis Rosalea leaves all h usted
study halls to Rose Mae Burke Kenneth leaves all his a s
to Carl Mellor To Robert Lauritsen, Rosalea leaves hex
Chemistry book To P K Bugbee and Betty Hentlick we leave
all the unsettled arguments that concerned the Senior class
To Ella Durham and all the other Juniors goes our method of
settling difficulties Qdrawing straws! Kenneth leaves t
Elizabeth Miller, his quick ways of doing bookkeeping, and
to Bob Saddler all his unspoken thoughts To Mr Crawford,
Mr Patterson, Mr Beery, and Mr Evans, we leave any pa
tience that they might have left Our thanks and apprecia
tion for their guidance and friendship, which we found very
useful, we also leave to them
Take notice all teachers and students These things
we have willed to you cannot be exchanged or returned W
hope you get as much enjoyment out of them as we did
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The junior class assembled September 4, 1951, to begin
another school year Members of the class are Ella Louise
Durham, Phyllis Loseke, Robert Lauritsen, and Claude Woer
pel Evelyn Rysdem and Marseal Spencer left us
Claude and Robert are members of band Phyllis is drum
majorette Other classes are American Government, English
III, industrial arts, typing I, chemistry, glee club and
The entire class was issued basketball suits Claude
and Robert played guard, Ella played forward and Phyllis
played forward and guard
Monev making propositions were taken
zines, Christmas cards and lunch room
basketball games With the gracious help
sophomores, we presented the junior play
p We sold mage
orders at all home
of the seniors and
'The Inner Willy
In return we will help the seniors with their play in the
We received our class rings January l, to start the new
Class officers are
Phyllis secretary treasurer and student council
lr Patterson sponsor
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The Sophomore Class of '52 enrolled on September 3,
with seven industrious students Vernon Flanagin president,
Rose Mae Burke vice president Betty Mentlick secretary,
Carl Mellor treasurer, Phyllis Bugbee student council repre
sentative, Betty Hopson class reporter, Elizabeth Miller
assistant reporter. Mr Crawford was chosen as our class
we are taklng and being taken by the following sub
Jects general science, bookkeeping, algebra, English and
The class has assisted in all school activities Jun
ior play, basketball, volleyball, band and ot ers The
sophomore members who play in the school band are Phyllis
Bugbee baritone Betty Mentlick saxaphone, Rose Burke snare
drum, Vernon Flanagin coronet
To appropriate class funds we sold magazine subscrip
tlons totaling 3107 SO of which our share was SHO 22, rais
ing our total fund to 350 66
Our class provides t ree high school creerleadfrs
Phyllis Bugbee, Rose Mae Burke, and Betty Mentlick
We are all studying hard and looking forward to becom
ing juniors next year.
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The freshman class consists of two pupils this year,
Darlene Davis and Robert CBobD Saddler
industrial arts, and algebra
We are both active ln sports, both volleyball and basket
ball Bob has been at a partial disadvantage due to a brok
Both of ua are members of glee club The girls glee club
has performed at the teachers reception and P T A
Our class sponsor ia Mr Evans Darlene is president
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First And Second Grades
The primary room began its year with ten students
First graders were Juday Haremza, Evelyn Jensen and Billy
Graham Second graders were Billy Barnett, David Haremza,
Klawa Nepscha, Jimmie Ssddler, Patty Sowers, Dave Trail and
Carl Zlegelmeier Klawa passed to the third grade at the
end of the first semester
Everyone was kept busy with the three R's but we had
some goodtlmes sprinkled in Several birthdays were cele
brated, and we took time out for a party each time The
Christmas and Valentines party were our main parties of the
When the P T A was formed we gave tmo musical selec
tions for the first program We were all in the Christmas
Operetta, Hln Quest of Santa Claus
Our room was enrolled 1001 in Junior Red Cross this
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Fred L Lester H
Carol Marilyn P
Bill Sherman H
Carol H Elta D Ward
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The seventh and eighth grades started with the largest
room in grade school this year
Our eighth grade was comprised of 10 students lary
Treat, Dorreen Graham, Mary Ziegelmeier, Carol lullens,
Marilyn Poland, Ronald Barnett, Fred Loseke, Lester Haremza,
Bill Lanning, and Sherman Hopson Bill and Sherman are both
transfer students this year, Bill from Colby and Sherman
from Rossville, Kansas
We have been carrying loose leaf notebooks in English,
The class, as a whole have been carrying a good student
load and averaged well above average on the Metropolitan
Achievement tests given fairly late during the first half
of the year
The seventh grade started with seven students this
year Evelyn Webb, Carol Hopson, Elta lee Durham, Ward lun
kres, Robert Davis, Ronald Higerd, and David Hiller David
was a transfer student from Rexford
The seventh graders have been doing some good work and
are, on the whole, quite consistent in their lesson pre
The room was well decorated at Christmas time and that
was the only time we really decorated
History and Science in addition to regular assignments.
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Connie John F Marvin B
Jerry Larry H
Gary Delbert Rosa Lea Nina Toby S
Fifth and Sixth Grades
Verl H Hulda H Katherlne
Sept 3, 1951 with Gary Sa dler, John Dale
Davis, Larry Higerd, Nina Nepscha, Roger
Hopson, Connie Skeers, Delbert Graham, Marvin Barnett and
Rosa Lea Trail in the fifth grade
In the sixth grade we had Katherine Treat, Hulda Harem
za, Toby Skeers, Verl Havice and Larry Burke
In the American Educational week Assembly Gary, 4arv1n,
Larry H and Katherine gave reports on subjects of their own
choice we had twenty two visitors that day
We took part in the Christmas program
We were invited to the Halford School to a cowboy party
The theme of ranch life was carried throughout the party.
we injoyed it very much. Refreshments were served from a
We had a Valentine party and each one has had a birthday
We shall have finished our regular course of study by the
end of the year.
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Third and Fourth Grades
We began the year with seventeen pu ils At the end of
tle first six weeks t e Tyner boys left Gem We had a fare
well party for them
During the year we had eleven blrthday parties We had
t ree parties given by the teac'er as a reward for all of us
getting lOO's in spelling at t e same time
Halloween, Christmas, Valent nes Day, and the Easter egg
hunt were the main events of the year.
We made several scenes from cut outs for display for
various holidays and studies of different countries.
several note books in social studies.
Klawa Nepscaa entered our room at th b 1
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second semester making LS have eight in each grade.
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This year the band has been concentrating on raising its
musicallity We found that we had a good foundation on which
to build The band has appeared at P T A meetings, school
programs, and is scheduled to give a concert March 21 The
band entered in the district music festival at Oberlin
The band sponsored a Talent Show and Cakewalk, en Nov
7 We all had fun participating and helping put on the show
Boys' Glee Club Girls' Glee Club
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HIGH SCHOOL MUSIC
This year we have a boy's unison chorus of six, and a
g1rl's three part chorus of nine We have enjoyed singing a
wide variety of songs
The girl's chorus appeared before P T A meetings, and
school assembly programs, during the year The g1rl's chorus
entered in the district festival at Oberlin
GRADE SCHOOL MUSI C
Grade school music classes were divided up into seven
separate groups The first and second grade together, grades
three, four, five, and six following
In the first and second grade we are singing syllables,
playing rhythm band instruments, acting out songs, and lis
tenlng to musical stories
The tonnette classes are the favorite of the third and
fourth grades Although we have them separately, we are
working toward the day when it will be possible to all play
together Our record chart tells us how we progress each
This year for the first time if the fifth and sixth
grades, we have been using music workbooks We have learned
about music under the topics of Learning about Musical Inst
ruments, Listening to Music of the Masters, Listening to
Music of American Composers, The A B C's of Written Music,
Melodies We Sing, Reading and Writing Music, and The Lives
and Compositions of Great Composers
The seventh and eighth grades have music in two classes,
boys, and girls The boys sing unison, the g1rl's two part
The g1rl's went to the Grade School Music Festival at Norton
ENSEMBLES GRADE AND HIGH
The g1rl's nigh trio members are Betty Mentlick, P K
improved progressively since October Marilyn Poland ls our
able accompanist The trio will sing 'Beautiful Saviour in
the com nt fusic Festival at Oberlin
The brass quartet members are Claude Woerpel, Vernon
Flanagin, Robert CFrogJ Lauritsen, and Kenneth Poland The
quartet has worked mostly on band music
The grade trumpet members are Carol Kay Mullens, Mary
Beth Zlegelmeier, Ronald Barnett, and Ronald Higerd The
quartet will play, nPrelude from L'Arlensienne Suite , for
the Grade Festival
The clarinet trio Cquartet with Mr Evansl members are
Mary Lee Treat, Katherine Treat, and Evelyn Webb The trio
is going to play nThree Blind Mice at the Grade Music Fes
tival At Christmas time we had lots of fun playing Christ
Bugbee, and Betty Hopson. The girls enjoy singing and have
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The theme of the 1951 Junior Senior banquet was center
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gold, red and white streamers along the sides and a bluesky
An old buggy was decorated up and cut outs of a gypsy boy
and girl were displayed dancing by a campfire
Mrs Crawford and Al Schmaderer both honored us with
vocal solos Six of the freshman and sophomore girls sang
a selection of gypsy songs
A delicious meal was cooked by the jun1or's mothers and
served by two boys and two girls from the sophomore class
Everyone was invited to the show at Colby after an an
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HIGH SCHOOL BOYS SPORTS
During the fall the boys played volleyball In the
tournaments that they participated in, they won twice from
Page City, once from Levant, and lost twice to Menlo
ing the rest of the season two games were won from Levant
and one lost each to Selden, Rexford and Menlo This left
them with a fzfty per cent winning A third place trophy
was won in volleyball at the tournament at Page City
Immediately after volleyball season, the boys took up
basketball The scores are as follows for the games
A consolation trophy was won at the League tournament
at Herndon The boys were eliminated the first night at the
Distrlct tournament played at Rexford
There will be one boy missing from the team next year,
Kenneth Poland, who is a Senior, and played guard on the
team Kenneth was also captain of the boys basketball team
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HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS SPORTS
The high school girls participated in five volleyball
games this fall The final record was not good, since only
one game was won We drew Page City in the tournament both
at Page City and Menlo, losing both times One game was
won from Levant and two were lost, one each to Rexford and
Now comes up the sport thats a little more excitlng,
basketball The girls played eleven basketball games wlnnlng
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Rosalea Durham was our captain She will graduate this
There will be f1ve g1rls coming into high school next
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The nersonell of the team has been Verl Havice, Gary
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Graham, and a few members of the lower grades
The Gem grade basketball tea has had a flne season
The statistics show tl t we ave been ahead conslstently in
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The team was comprised of these boys and various com
binations of them Ronald Barnett, center, Fred Loseke, for
ward, Toby Skeers, forward, ward Munkres, forward, Sherman
Hopson,fbrward 3 guard, Ronald Higerd, forward R guard Bill
Lanning, guard, Dave Miller, guard,
Bob Davis, forward
We entered two tournaments and
place trophy and lst in consolat on
field and lst in consolatlon at Gem
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Early in the year tke 7th and Sth grade boys entered a
volleyball tournament at Rexford and advanced to the finals
by winning over Levant and Selden In the finals we lost 2
out of 3 sets to Rexford
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