George Washington High School - Compass Yearbook (Alexandria, VA)
- Class of 1938
Page 1 of 156
Pages 6 - 7
Pages 10 - 11
Pages 14 - 15
Pages 8 - 9
Pages 12 - 13
Pages 16 - 17
Text from Pages 1 - 156 of the 1938 volume:
John SpiHle, Subscripfion Manager
George Giammirrorio and
Paul Lipps, Advedising Managers
Roberf Marshall, Edifor-in-Chief
J W jf. J "57ff".
All accomplishmenfs in life
are made fhrough cooperafion
-labor wi+h capifal-church
wi+h s+a'I'e-iudiciary wifh legis-
lafure-and pupils wi+h faculfy
-in +his boolr, +he yearbook of
George Washingfon High
School, l938, we show hands-
+he hands whose careful guid-
ance, whose unfiring helpfulness
and inferesi' lead us ever 'For-
ward-we show fhe ideals and
ambifions, fhe spirif of G. W.-
our high school grows!
our building evolves
to the administration
the seniors depart
climbing with the underclassmen
the school works
see our advertisers
cadets on the march
I i , 2
There she sils-a small, cheerful, busy
liHle woman-surrounded by a class of
s+uden+s, each of whom loves her for some-
'lhing differenf-one for her sincere, ready
smile: anoiher 'For lhe friendly greefing
wi+h which she meeis everyone: sfill anofher
for her democrafic spirif fowardiall.
She has laugh? over 'for+y years, and her
loyalfy fo fhe school is anofher of ihe char-
ac+eris+ics for which we love her. She
began 'leaching in a girls' school and for
sevenlfeen years was in fhe elemenfary
deparlmenf. Then she took up a posifion
in fhe high school deparlmenf. She laughl'
also in fhe old Alexandria High School,
which her uncle eslablished.
She sfudied af ihe Ml. Vernon lnslifule
and lafer af fhe Berlih School of Languages.
The pupils of her English 6 class lSep1ember,
'37-February, '38, will remember a conver-
safion in I+alian held with one of 'the pupils.
. . . She oblained boih her B. A. and M. A.
degrees a+ George Washing+on Universi+y.
Her frip abroad fhe summer of I927 has
furnished many inieresling discussions in
classes wilh "firsthand" knowledge. Dur-
ing her years of leaching she has coached
plays and sponsored lhe well-lmown Theo-
dore Ficlrlin Liferary Sociefy lnamed for
her fafher and fhe oldesf club in fhe
Schooll, and has also headed lhe English
We are proud lo dedicafe our l93B
Compass lo her - our leacher, helper,
friend-Miss Kroes Ficlrlin.
what goes to make
up your annual
"The layouT"--Tiring work since iT musT be
almosT painTully exacT-each page musT be as iT
will be when iT comes Trom The prinTing press-
accuraTe measuremenTs made-careTul skeTches
showing The placemenT oT wriTe ups and picTuresl
Qne hundred TiTTy pages-each one carefully
laid ouT and The picTures drawn in.
TypisTs worked on seemingly endless page wriTe
ups and layouTs-Tingers were liTerally worn To
The bone on The keys oT The TypewriTers-and
slill The pages camel AlmosT TiTTy Thousand
words were wriTTen-making Three hundred
Thousand Times ThaT Tingers Touched The keys.
Two hundred dollars Tor phoTographs, which by
The way, were almosT enTirely done by The sTu-
denTs-one Thousand Tour hundred eighTy dollars
Tor Tiye hundred TiTTy copies prinTed-a grand
ToTal oT one Thousand six hundred eighTy-nine
dollars Tor a book whose selling price oT Two
dollars is lower Than iT's ever been beTorel This
money was collecTed in TiTTyfcenT insTallmenTs,
and you can imagine The Time which was spenT
Tor counTing and collecTing.
ClaTTer and drone-you mighT as well noT Talk
in The presence of a prinTing press-you'll never
be heard! Day aTTer day They roared on, while
bales oT paper were presenTed To iTs maw, To
emerge inTo pages and pages and pages oT The
Compass - '38l The priming was done by
Newell and Cole PrinTing Company in collabora-
Tion wiTh The WashingTon Planograph Company.
R-Marion Fulfon, Louis Porler, Vernard Bond, Paul .
Lpps, Llewellyn Kendricls, George Giammiflorio, Ellen
Each elemenf in a chemical compound
plays an individual parT in The forrnaTion of
ThaT compound-careful worlc is necessary
lesf The whole experirnenf be ruined, Each
secTion of The Annual was as carefully com-
bined by The worlcers as The required parTs
of a delicafe chemisTry experimenf. OUT-
sfanding for Their worlf were:
The Business Sfaff-lfs chiefs, John SpiTTle
and Paul Lippsg iTs adviser, lvlr. Lindsey, and
The many assisTanTs who helped in The soliciT-
ing of ads and The counTing of The subscrip-
Tions-The school owes Them a debT of
grafifude. WiThouT The business sfaff There
would be no adverfising. no subscripTions,-
in shorT, no annual.
The EdiTorial Sfaff-wiTh RoberT Marshall,
who was here, There and everywhere, in all
Three secTions, paTienT wiTh The slow ones,
helpful wherever so
IST ROW-Bob Shumway, Margo Sellers, Peier Drury,
Elizabefh Jones, Russell Kransfelder, Pierce Ellis, Henry Clark,
Helen Prisaznicl, Roberi Marshall, William Whifney, Elwood
Mervine, Edyih Cuson.
IND ROW--Neville Morgan, Doris Padgeil, Befsy Liiaher,
Mlllrcsnf DeBuHs, Nell Wolford, Franl Luclerf.
deslc covered wiTh layoufs every affernoon-
Edifh Cuson, who puf The spirif and drive and
acfion of CadeTs inTo words-Pefer Drury,
who broughf The aThleTic field inTo The aTh-
leTic secTion wiTh his sporfs Tallc-Bob Shum-
way, who prowled around wiTh his magic
blacl: box, snapping picfures of unsuspecTing
people wiTh unholy glee-l-lelen Prisazniclc,
Helen Papiroslci, BeTsy Lifalcer, Eleanor King,
who Typed endless copy-MarTha Alexan-
der, Franli l.uclceTT, and Russell Kranzfelder,
who Transferred undergrad life To paper so
vividly-Janice MaTheny and ElizabeTh
Jones, whose liTerary efforTs helped fill The
pages-Neil Wolford and William WhiTney,
whose magic pencils beaufified The cover
and pages of The Annual.
Miss Bufzner-rushing around wiTh a
handful of copy in one fisT and a sheaf of
phofographs in The oTher-Miss Rawls proof
avlng a hard
siTTing aT a
hours ediTing club
seen wiTh a pencil l
Making The Layou'l's
reading and rewrifing none Too exquisiTely
clean papers-Mrs. Varner and her journal-
ism classes, busily collecfing Senior wrife-ups.
Thai' Malre The Wheels Go 'Round, In Conference
Hands-hands sfrong and
muscular-grimy hands working
wirh briclcs and mor'l'ar 'I'o bring
fo complefion +he building
whose plan shaped ifself under
fhe sensifive fingers of an archi-
+ec1'-fhe calloused palms of 1'he
rivefer-fhe painl'-fleclced hands
of l'he painler-'l'he hand of lhe
cons+ruc+ion engineer - fhe
hands of all lhese, and many
o+hers, who worlred so fha? fhe
hands of fufure men may be
laughl' fhe slrill and dex+eri'I'y
which +he world so needs foday.
SunIigh+ sif+s +hrough fhe long
windows of fhe audi+orium-
7 And ouflines sharply 'Hue desks
and fables of fhe school room-
Lends an aura of newness +o fhe
iob of fypewrifing-
"Whi+ewashes" 'I'he parapef of
Sofiens 'Phe hand
desks and bullefins-
While H' fransforms +he com-
A lighf abou? +he door-and many
lighfs wifhin-'rypical of The guiding
and enlighTening spirii' of educafion
in our high school.
Our facul+y-in whose hands
lies our educa+ion, whose sure
guidance gives us lhe confi-
dence we need in fhe world
foday-hands 'thai' have han-
dled fexfboolcs many years, and
hands new fo chalk and eraser-
lcind hands, ready 'ro help af
every furn-willing hands, hands
+haf give fheir services indefa+-
igably-confidenf, sincere, fair
and square in everyfhing-
hands in which we may safely
lay our hopes, our ambi'I'ions, our
ideals-secure in fhe knowledge
fhaf fhey are in fhe sfeadfasf
care of our 'Friends and helpers.
,, to the
Superinfenclenf T. C. Williams
H. W. Reid
Leonard C. Knighf
Orlando H. Kirlr
Leroy S. Bendheim
C. Page Waller
Henry T. Moncure Principal
Mr. Moncure, The "man behind +he voice" of George
Washingion High School, was born in Williamsburg, Virginia.
He received his educaiion in Miss Hensley's Privare School
and laier a+ Maihew Whaley public school. He received his
B. A. and M. A. ai William and Mary College. The war came
aboui lhis Time, and he joined The R. O. T. C. in college. He
ihen 'raughi uniil l924, when he became principal of Jefferson
School. ln l925 he was made principal of Alexandria High
School, and in l935 of George Washingion High School.
In reference io educafion he makes +he following siaremeniz
"lf America is 'lo go forward, educafion musl be given
modern 'l'ools. If ihe 'iruih is everywhere ihe same,' Alexan-
dria's children should be given an equal opporiuniry 'fo
Mr. Orville W. Addinglon
"Now, lhal's righl, or is il?" is lhe
usual query ol Mr. Addinglori aller
wriling a problem on lhe board.
When asked his opinion ol assemblies,
he said, "l lhink lhe assemblies have
been good and bad, moslly good.
They have been inslruclive as well as
inlereslingf' Mr. Addinglon al-
lended Emory and Henry College.
Mr. Orville W. Addinglon Miss Adele Aichelman Miss Carmen Anduinr
Miss Adele Aichelman
"Tomorrow, class, have your unils on Greece
finished," slales Miss Aichelman, a hislory and civics
leacher. She was educaled al Barnard College,
Columbia Universily and Juanila Col'ege. Allhough
she has laughl English, she says her lavorile is
l-lislory. Miss Aichelman slaled lhal lhe principles
ol lhe sludenl governmenl should be more lirmly
in the lreshman's mind.
Miss Nancy Buhner Miss Dolly Callahan
Miss Margarel Cox
"l like G. W. beller lhan any place l've ever
laughlf' says Miss Cox lrom Randolph Macon
Women's College. She has laughl al Lynchburg
and al Jellerson School.
She plans lo go lo George Washinglon Univer-
sily lhis summer. l-ler lavorile subiecl is malhe-
malics, lhus her main ambilion lo be a slalislician.
Sergeanl Marlin Case
Sergeanl Case is lrom Ohio and
has served in lhe Army lor lhirly
years. l-le has been slalioned al
Forl Belvoir, bul relired lasl year.
Sergeanl Case saw service in lhe
World War, lhe Philippines, and in
Mexico. He has no special hobby,
excepl lhal of lraining lhe boys and
girls ol our Cadel Corps.
Malhemalics Hislory Spanish
Miss Carmen Ancluiar
"Mas vale saber que haber," says Miss Anduiar,
lhe quainl Iillle Spanish leacher. This means
"Knowledge is beller lhan weallhf' She was born
in Mayaguez, Puerlo Rico. She allended lhe Uni-
versily ol Puerlo Rico, Radford Slale Teachers'
College, Columbia Universily, and George Wash-
inglon Universily. She has laughl in Alexandria
lor eleven years.
Miss Nancy Bulzner
Miss Bulzner should be iuslly proud ol lhis book,
because much ol lhe credil should go lo her as
lacully adviser. Vivacious, and wilh an endless
amounl ol energy, she "gels lhings done."
She has been leaching for lour years, and has a
mosl inleresling hobby-being wilh people and
sludying lheir reaclions and emolions.
Miss Dolly Callahan
"Ohl l could bal your heads in," says Miss Calla-
han lo her civics sludenls. She has been leacching
lor nineleen years and is a graduale ol George
Washinglon Universily. ll she could gel lhe pupils
oul ol lhe back row seals, il would be a greal
Miss Ruby Crumley
Miss Crumley has a pleasing personalily and can
"lake a joke" and because ol lhis, she is lrequenlly
leased by her sludenls aboul being lrom lhe moun-
lains ol Tennessee.
Since she has been here, she has sponsored lhe
Commercial Club and paper besides leaching
Shorlhand and Typing.
S,,-guns Marfin Cu, Miss Marque! Cox Miss Crumloy
Cadels Commercial Commercial
Mrs. Rulh Elgin
Mrs. Elgin, who was born in Roan-
olce, Virginia, allended George
Washinglon Universily, Universily ol
Virginia, and Harrisonburg Slale
Teachers' College. She began leach-
ing al lhe age ol eighleen in a rural
school of one room. l-ler lavorile
subiecls are hislory and civics. She
slaled lhal lhe pupils in lhis school
are good all-around sludenls.
Miss Mary Waller Dickinson Miss Louisa Dinwidclie Mrs. Rufh Elgin
English Librarian Hislory
Miss Mary Waller Dickinson
Miss Dickinson, a member ol lhe Business-
Prolessional Women's Club, has been leaching in
Alexandria lor seven years. She received her B. A.
degree from Fredericksburg Slale Teachers' Col-
lege, and her M. A. from lhe Universily ol Virginia.
She spends her spare lime in school preparing lhe
Conleslanls' Club members lor lhe slale conlesls
Miss Kroes Ficlrlin
Miss Ficlclin is a nalive ol Alexandria. She is now
compleling her lorly-lillh year as leacher in lhe
schools of Alexandria.
She loves lhe oul-ol-doors which explains her
hobby ol picniclcing around a camplire.
Miss Ficlclin is leaving us in June, and we wish
her good luck always.
Miss Sue Florence
"ll you don'l slop pulling lhal snake clown lhal
girl's baclc, l'll lake il away lrom you," warns Miss
Florence. She was born in Alexandria, where she
allended Sl. Mary's Academy. She also sludied al
lhe Universily ol Virginia, George Washinglon
Universily, and William and Mary College.
l-ler hobbies are nalure, reading, and music.
Mrs. Margarel Forshee
Mrs. Forshee, who has laughl in Alexandria lor
lhirleen years, allended lhe Universily ol Virginia
and Miami Universily. She enioys lhe Marionelle
Club, her hobby, because lhe sludenls lalce so much
inleresl in il. She lhinlcs lhe Sludenl Council is
wonderful because il gives lhe sludenls an oppor-
lunily lo express lheir opinions.
Miss Louise Dinwiddie
Miss Dinwiddie, who is usually saying, "Please be
quiel in lhe library," is lhe school Librarian, She
has lived in Alexandria all her lile. She allended
lhe Alexandria High School and laler allended
Weslhamplon College and lhe Universily ol Vir-
ginia. She wriles for numerous papers and journals.
Miss Kroes Ficllin Miss Sue Florence
Miss Margarel Gambrill
Miss Gambrill allended lhe Harrisonburg Slale
Teachers' College and lhe Universily ol' Virginia.
Belore coming lo G. W. she laughl al Cenlral High
School in Alleghany and al Covinglon l-ligh School.
ll would give her greal pleasure lo see lhe Con-
leslanls' Club win all lhe conlesls al lhe Universily
Mr. Roberl Garner
Mr. Garner has been a member of
lhe Alexandria lacully lor lour years,
and has been a leacher lor lhe pasl
lilleen years. l-lis lavorile sporl and
hobby is lennis. His lavorile subiecl
is English. Mr. Garner is now Alh-
lelic Publiciry Direclor ol lhe G. W.
l-l. S., besides leaching English and
Mrs. Margarel Forshes Miss Margate? Gembrill Mr. Roborl Garner
English Hislory English
Mr. Maurice Given
Mr. Given, who has been Athletic
Director tor seven years, up until last
February, came here trom Vinton
He attended Roanoke College
where he obtained his degree. Dur-
ing his stay in Alexandria Coach
Given has produced on the average
ot at least one championship team a
Mr. Maurice Given Mr. Leslie Grover Col. Alvin Guiensohn
PhyS-cal Edufalif-n C?mr?rc Cadets
Mr. Leslie Grover
Mr. Grover was born in Maryland and was edu-
cated at Western Maryland College, John Hopkins
University, and American University. He has been
teaching tor tive years. As a hobby he likes to play
tennis. When asked his opinion on some phase ot
school lite, he said that the Student Council seems
to ,work very ettectively.
Mr. William J. Hillman Miss Lucy Haus n
Science Physical Pducalii .Jil
Miss Garnett Hundley
Between intervals ot directing a play and coache
ing cheer leaders the diminutive Miss Hundley said.
"The absentee and tardy checking system ot this
school is splendidly planned and executed." She
attended Lynchburg College, University ot Virginia,
and William and Mary College. Betore coming to
our school, Miss Hundley taught in West Virginia.
Miss Laura Humphries
"All my lite l've hoped l would
either become a nurse or a teacher,"
drawled Miss Humphries, who comes
trorn North Carolina.
She has taught Home Economics
tor two years at G. W. Her hobbies
are Crocheting, knitting, and the
movies. Her ambition is to achieve
a Master's Degree at Columbia
Col. Alvin G. Gutensohn
"l think the Cadet Corps and Band are made up
ot as time a group ot young people as it has been
my pleasure to meet," said Colonel Gutensohn,
present P. M. S. and T. He is a graduate ot Vifest
Point, and has been in the army tor a period ot
His hobby is woodworking.
Mr. William J. Hillman
Mr. Hillman, instructor and Student Council
sponsor, is a graduate ot Emory and Henry College.
When asked to give his opinion of the Student
Council, he said, "I think it is a very capable organi-
zation. lt is obvious that it is more etticient than
anything the taculty could devise." He has been
teaching in Alexandria since l932.
Miss Lucy Houston
Atter graduating trom the Alexandria High
School, Miss Houston attended the Fredericksburg
State Teachers' College, and the University ot
She is completing her tourth year ot teaching in
Alexandria schools, having taught in Winston-Salem
She thinks there are a lot ot things yet to be done
here, but with so tine a group to work with, one
should not tind it ditticult.
Mrs. Adelaide Hutto
"Why don't you study your lesson?" asks Mrs.
Hutto, to her Latin pupils. She has been teaching
tor seven years. Her only and tavorite subject this
past semester is Latin. As a hobby Mrs. Hutto
enjoys housekeeping but says it takes a great deal
ot her time.
Miss Laura Humphries Miss Garnett Hundley Mft- Adulaidli Hutio
Home Economics English Latin
k.-c- - G. C..
' ' if f K'.J.k1.i V -I
Mrs. Ellen Ticer King
Mrs. King has been Teaching Tor
seven years. I-ler TavoriTe subiecTs To
Teach are English and I-IisTory.
She has Two Things To accomplish,
ThaT is To learn how To lceep house
and how To Tish. She said she had To
learn The laTTer in sell deTense. We
Take iT ThaT Mr. King is a Tisherman.
Miss Helen lddings Miss Evelyn Jones Mrs.-Ellen Ticer King
Malhernalics Science English
Miss Helen lddingsi - -
Miss lddings aTTended lrlanover College in
Indiana and The UniversiTy oT Iowa. I-Ier TavoriTe
subiecT is maThemaTics, which she has been Teaching
Tor a number oT years. BeTore Teaching here she
TaughT in Illinois and CliTTon Forge.
I-ler hobby is Travelling in her car.
Miss Charlene Kiracofe
"GeT ouT oT my way," barlred Miss Kiracofe as
I began my deIighTTul inTerview.
l-Ter TavoriTe subiecT is LaTin, alThough she Teaches
She is usually remembered Tor a characTerisTic
remark, "GeT me a ride home This aTTernoon."
Mr. Irving Lindsey
Mr. Lindsey, hosT oi The daily "Tea parTy" aT
G. W., was born in Alexandria. I-le aTTended
George WashingTon UniversiTy and The UniversiTy
of Virginia. Besides MaThemaTicS, his hobby is
reading boolcs on Philosophy, which he IaTer Tries
ouT on The sTudenTs. I-le says, "All Things con-
sidered, I Thinlc The STudenT Council is doing a
Miss DoroThy McDaniel
Miss McDaniel, head oT The Commercial Depar-T-
men+, was born in Lynchburg, Virginia. She aTTended
The F riclesburg STaTe Teachers' College, Bowling
Green usiness UniversiTy, and The UniversiTy oT
Virgin . She has been Teaching in Alexandria Tor
six y rs.
Miss Doroihy McDani:l ' Mrs. Cafherine Malone Cgpfain John McKdn1ie
Commercial English Cadeis
Miss Evelyn Jones
Miss Jones, who combines Science and DramaTics,
was born in lrvingTon, Virginia. She was educaTed
aT The Fredericksburg STaTe Teachers' College and
aT The UniversiTy oT Virginia. She Thinlcs The STudenT
Council aT G. W, is exceIlenT. She said iT is The
only organizahon in The school ThaT is acTualIy
governed by The sTudenTs.
Miss Charlene Kirecofe Mr. Irving Lindsey
Mrs. CaTherine Malone
"Come in here!" Trills Mrs. Malone in high sTac-
caTo, To her Glee Club people, "and sing your do,
re, mi's." Our singing lady wenT To The UniversiTy
OT Nebraska and has TaughT Tor Tive years. Music
is her hobby, and iT is reporTed ThaT she would
raTher wave a baTon aT a Glee Club meeTing Than
Ca pT. John McKenzie
CapTain McKenzie, who was wiTh
us Tor only one semesTer, was P. M. S.
and T. of The CadeT Corps.
T-le was TacTical OTTicer aT ST.
John's MiIiTary Academy and aT
Georgia MiIiTary Academy, and As-
sisTanT CommandanT aT WesTern
MiIiTary Academy and aT MarisT
CapTain McKenzie aTTecTecl The or-
ganizaTion of The band aT G. W.
Mr. Archer Millican
Mr. Millican, befler known lo lhe
sfudenls as "Pop," allended Ran-
dolph Macon College and John Hop-
kins Universily. l-le has been leach-
ing for 'rwenly-one years. When
asked abou? lhe "Big Apple," he
slaled lhal if was a poor excuse for
a good lime.
Miss Corinne Morecock
Miss Morecock comes irom Norlh Carolina. She
has been leaching for seven years. l-ler lavorile
subiecls are French and Business Praciice.
l-ler hobby, horseback riding, will be pul io good
use lhis summer al her home in l-laliiax, Norlh
Mrs. Mary Parker Miss Eunela Pralf
Home Econ'-rnirs Hislory
Miss Mary Thomas Rawls
Thai smiling lace in Room 303 is lhal ol Miss
Rawls, our new malh leacher, who was born in Ivor,
Virginia. She is a graduaie ol Earmville Slale
Teachers' College and did graduale work ar William
and Mary College. She helped wilh lhe publicalion
of lhis book and slaled lhal she lhoroughly enjoyed
Mr. F. Vaughan PUliZ
"l don'l look like l have a sense of
humor, bul when you gel lo know me,
you will lind our."
Mr. Pullz has been leaching for
'rwenly-six years. The subiecls he likes
besf are bookkeeping and business
Mr. Pulfz Thinks lhal G. W. has a
well direcled sludenl council.
Science Commercial French
Miss Genevieve Park
"Quelle personalilel' Elle esl pelile, be'la el aim-
ablel l+'s now our lurn +o "di+"-so we say. Miss
Park wenl lo lhe Universily oi Alabama and fhe
Sorbonne Universily in Paris. She has been leach-
ing ior six years, and her lavorile subiecl is French.
l-ler hobby is swimming. This summer she plans lo
four' California and Mexico.
Mrs. Mary Parker
Upon asking Mrs. Parker aboul' her favorile
hobby, she replied, "There's nolhing bell-er fhan a
good book on a rainy day."
This good-nalured, auburn-haired feacher has
been leaching lor nine years. l-ler lavorile subiecls,
enioyed by lhe girls of her classes as well. are
cooking and sewing.
Miss Eunela Praff
Miss Prall, who is quick lo 'rhink and acl, is lhe
sponsor ol lhe Pep Club, as well as The feacher of
She was born in Norlh Carolina where she
allended l-ligh Poinl l-ligh School. She also af-
'rended Greensboro College and George Washing-
She has many hobbies, one of which is collecfing
Miss Agnes Reynolds
Miss Reynolds, who leaches English and l-lislory,
as well as sponsors lhe Spelling Club, was educaled
a+ Georgia Srale College land she slill has an
accenlll, George Washington Universily, and 'rhe
Universily of Virginia. l-ler hobby is oil painling.
Mr. F. Vaughan Pulh Miss Mary Rawls Miss Agnes Reynolds
Commercial Malherrialics English
Mrs. Harriel Shiek Miss Dorolhy Snedegar
Miss Mary Thurman
"Be sure lo cover your lypewrilers belore you
leave." These are lhe words ol Miss Thurman, lhe
new lyping and shorlhand leacher in G. W. She
was born in Kenlucky and received her eclucalion
al lhe Universily lhere.
When asked whal she did wilh her spare lime,
she remarked, "When l'm in Kenlucky, I go horse-
Mr. George W. Tyler
Mr. Tyler, who has acled as ioinl -coach since
February, has been leaching al our school lor only
a year: he received his B. S. degree al Emory and
Henry College and his M. A. degree al Dulce Uni-
versily. When asked whal his hobby is, he al once
said sporls. He enjoys leaching Malhemalics
beller lhan any olher subiecl.
Mrs. Mary Rows Varner Mr. Frank Williams
Journalism Physical Educalion
Mrs. Harriel Shielr
Mrs. Shielc, who came from Clearwaler, Florida,
was also wilh us lor only one semesler. Before
leaching here she laughl al Gunslon Hall. She
allended college in Nebraska, and laughl in lhe
Commercial Deparlmenl ol our school.
Miss Dorolhy Snedegar
Aller gradualing lrom high school in Roanoke,
Miss Snedegar allended Farnville Slale Teachers'
College and Duke Universily. She said lhal
allhough lhe allilude al alhlelic conlesls has been
greally improved, il can be improved even more.
Playing lennis and collecling poelry are Miss
Miss Mary Thurman Mr. George Tyler
Mrs. Mary Rowe Varner
Mrs. Varner was born in Fredericksburg, Virginia,
where she allended lhe Slale Teachers' College.
Since her hobby is newspapers, her favorile subiecl
is iournalism. She spends mosl ol her spare lime
looking for news lor lhe'school page. She slaled
lhal G. W. sludenls are lorlunale in having such a
modern school wilh excellenl equipmenl.
Mr. Frank lJelTl Williams
"Come on and gel around lhe lrack lwice," yells
Jeff, former Universily of Richmond loolball slar.
Jell, a nalive ol Alexandria, became assislanl coach
al' G. W. in I936.
His leisure hours, since lhe age ol six, have been
lilled by playing baskelball-now professional.
His summer will be spenl al lhe Universily ol
, Ml,7y16l,,f,f!Af li,7.f,,f
.Elllllu x?l3xll.'Cl CxlllI'li
- - 46arAn'rz P 'Al ll 6:n'0r
Presenling fhe Seniors-one
by one-hand in hand lhey as-
cend +he srairway +o 'lhe lop-
fo wear a cap and gown-+o
ob+ain a diploma-loo soon +o
experience life as in a diFFeren+
world-fo worlc hand in hand in
cooperafion wi+h newly made
friends-+o leave behind 'rhem
+he happies+ days of +heir life-
and fo learn 'l'ha+ fheir life is
whai' fhey make if.
James Lfqqd Keffg
Gharles Willard 'Uetter
Janice Maiheny Esfher Leachman
, Esfher Leachman
Douglas Peyion Carrer, a classmaie of
ihe Seniors of rhis year, was born on April
3, l92O. l-ie was an ambirious and infelli-
genl boy, irying hard lo achieve The higher
Things in life.
Cn Ociober l4, I937, he died in 'rhe
Emergency l-iospiial wirh a 'rumor on rhe
brain, having been operaied on a few days
Cn This day he lefr his many friends and
classmares who srill mourn his pariing
' Domus ALLEN
To Be Sfenographer
Doris was one ol our mos? inlelligenl siudenls. She
look a very acfive parl in Ihe Spanish Club and was a
member ol +he Cadel Corps and Commercial Club.
JAMES WILLIAM ALLEN
AmbiIion To Be Accounlanl'
James, who has blue eyes and brown hair, plans Io al-
'rend Wood's Commercial School wifh +he arnbilion of
becoming an accoun+an+.
VIRGINIA HENDERSON ALLEN
To Be Typisf
Virginia, who has blond hair and blue eyes, plans fo
gradua+e in February. Affer gradualion she expecls Io
enfer a business school and lurlher her ambilions of be-
coming a Iypisfg we hope she is successful in her aims.
Allhough she indulged in few acfivilies, her quiel charm
was well liked and remembered in fhe school.
ELWOOD LEE ARMSTRONG
Anofher Babe Rufh
We shall all miss Elwood's playing on lhe looiball and
baseball teams, and if work in high school can be used as
a slandard, we imagine Ihal' he will soon fulfill his ambi-
lion of becoming a Big League baseball player.
I-le plans Io aliend a Prep school ailer gradualion from
DAVID BISHOP ARNOLD, JR.
To Be Accounlanf
David plans alfer gradualion Io aflend Ihe Benjamin
Franklin School of Accounfancy. lr-lis ambilion is lo be
an accounlanf, which is his la+her's profession. He has
been aciive in Ihe Pep Club and Cadeis and is a very
good singer wi+h +he Glee Club. l-'le has brown eyes and
hair and is a very affraclive member of lhe senior class.
PENELOPE ANNE BARTON
To Aliend S+. Mary's
P Penelope, a preily blonde, who has Iaken a College
Preparalory Course in high school, has been aclive in Ihe
Pep Club, Lalin Club, and Cadefs.
She plans fo arfend SI. Mary's Academy, bul her voca-
lion is as yel indefinile.
HAZEL LOUISE BAKER
Ohl To Be A Teacher
Hazel, who was valediclorian of rhe February Class,
olans lo secure a posifion when finishing school: ihen she
is going lo be a leacher. Hazel, who has blue eyes and
brown hair, is a very inlelligenf young lady. During her
high school career she has been ac+ive in lhe Reading
EDWARD LEE BOYER
To Enfer Engineering School
Edward, who graduafed in February, has brown hair
and brown eyes.
Edwardis ambifion is fo receive an engineering degree
and To become an engineer of nofe. During his high
school years he l'OOlt a general school course.
HELEN LOUISE BUTLER
To Alfend Business School
Helen's ambifion is +o become a really good slenog-
rapher +o some imporfanf man: To iur+her fhis ambilion
she is planning To a++end Wood's Commercial School in
Washingfon. She has blond hair and gray eyes: she was
a member in various school acfiviliesg among fhem are
fhe Glee Club, French Club, Spelling Club, Cadefs, Presi-
denf oi Home Room, and Pep Club.
JOHN JARVIS BUTLER, IV
Ambitious To Become A Doctor
A docfor wifh red hair-fha? is whal Jarvis infends lo
be. Alier alfending U. M. D. and 'rhe Universify of Vir-
ginia, he will begin a medical career. During his high
school years, he has been acfive in fhe Caclef Corps,
Thriff Club, Lafin Club, Spanish Club, and Dramalic Club.
He is now compleiing The college preparalory course.
EDWARD REMINGTON CLARK. JR.
Choice Of Engineer Or Journalisl'
Edward, a blue-eyed and brownfhaired senior, has lhe
ambifion 'ro become eilher an engineer or a journalist
He has been acfive in such school organiza+ions as fhe
Spanish Club, on +he Surveyor Sialif, Associafe Edifor of
Surveyor, and fhe Radio Club.
LYDIA MABEL CLARKE
Hopes To Be A Pianisf
Someday we shall be hearing a greal' pianist a grad-
uale of our own school, for fhal' is The ambilion of Lydia.
Lydia has been a member of fhe Silver Dollar His+ory
Club, Lafin Club, Library Club, and Pep Club. Affer
graduaiing she plans lo affend S+rayer's Business College.
BERNARD GIBSON CLINE, JR.
Grid Sfar To EnTer R. U.
Bernard, known on The TooTbaIl Tielcl Tor The pasT Three
years, wishes To aTTend The lJniversiTy oT Richmond aTTer
graduaTion, Besides his TooTball playing, he has been a
member of The CadeT Corps, Pep Club, ThriTT Club, Civics
Club, Colonel Deern's Sabre Club, Glee Club, Rifle Team,
French Club. Surveyor STaTT, BaskeTball, Track, and Base-
MARY ELIZABETH COFLIN
Ohl To Wear A WhiTe Smock
Mary, who has brown eyes and brown hair, plans To go
in Training aT Providence Hospital. During her high school
career she has been acTive in cadeT work and The LaTin
MARION VIRGINIA CRAGG
Former Graduaie To Be R. N.
Marion, a Commercial sTudenT and a member oT The
February graduaTing class, has ambifions oT becoming a
nurse. She plans To geT a job aTTer graduafion. Marion
was acTive in The Commercial Club.
THOMAS BERNARD COOK
InTeresTed In MiIi+ary Tacfics
Bernard Cook, beTTer known as "Cookie" To his Triends,
graduaTed from high school February, l938. I'-le was very
acTive in sporTs and received honorable menTion on The
AlIASTaTe Foofball Team during The I937 season. I-Ie was
LieuTenanT Colonel in The CadeT Corp. I-le hopes To Tur-
Ther himselT in miliTary TacTics.
To Be Business Man
Willie is anoTher blueeeyed, brown-haired senior who
plans To be a big business man some day. I-le has Taken
a general course and will go To work aTTer graduaTion as a
sTarT To going To The Top in The business world.
ERNESTINE NELSON DUFFEY
To Be Commercial ArTisT
AIThough blue-eyed, brown-haired FrnesTine has no
plans aTTer graduaTion, her ambiTion is To be a commer-
cial arTisT. Since she has been in high school, she has
belonged To The Glee Club, Library Club, and Pep Club.
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J. WARREN KERRIGAN EDWARDS
To Be A "Successful Business Man"
Warren plans +o become a clerk and affend nighf school
in Washingfon. He has gray eyes and brown hair, and
an ambilion fo go To Beniamin Franklin Universiiy and
become successful in business.
HAROLD BERNARD FAGELSON
Auclioneer The Business World
Harold expecfs 'ro become a famous business adminis-
frafor or perhaps a lawyer. During his high school career
he has been very aciive in school organizafions.
To lis+ Harold's various ac'rivi+ies would 'rake up a page,
buf he was oufsfanding in "Where lhe Cross is Made"
and fhe "Thir+eenfh Chair." He was also known in cadefs,
newspaper work, and was aucfioneer and Tralllc Direcfor
for fhe Sfudenf Council.
JOHN UNDERWOOD FIELDS
Success Comes To Those Who Wail'
So says John Fields, who received his diploma in June.
John's only comment oiher 'rhan he will accepf any iob
wifh a fulure, was fhaf fhe firsl four years were 'the hard-
esfg also he s+a+ed he would luriher his educarion af night
school. John may be remembered by Spanish siudenls
for his parficipaiion in ihe Spanish Club I934 and l935.
He 'took a general course.
JOSEPH CLAYTON FINEGAN
Plans To Be A Joumalisf
Joe, a commercial sfudenf wifh dark brown hair and
green eyes, plans fo be a journalist We wish him much
success in his field, and we expeci big ihings from him.
JOSEPHINE MYERS GARNETT
Horses Aflracf Jo Jo
Josephine, who has been acfive in fhe Pep Club, Girl
Reserves, Library Club, Silver Dollar l-lisfory Club, and
Dramafic Club, will afiend college afier her graduafion.
Josephine fakes much in+eres+ in riding and expecfs 'ro
be an experf horsewoman some day.
ELWOOD HUNTER GRIMM
To Enfer Wesf Poini
Elwood "Grizzly" has been acfive in his high school
career in +he Pep Club and on fhe foofball squad, on
which he was oufsfanding in '35, '36, '37.
He will fulfill his greafesf ambifion by enlering Wesl'
Poinr offer he graduafes.
MARIE LOUISE HALL
Wenredz Posiiion As Sfenographer
Marie, who has brown hair and eyes, has Ialcen a com-
mercial course in hi h school and wan+s +o be a sleno
rapher. Much luclc To anolher ambifious slenographer.
CHARLES HOWARD HARVEY
"Puck" To Be A Farmer
"Puck," as he is beffer lcnown lo fellow sfudenls, plans
+o arfend business school.
Puck is known for his baslcelball playing because he has
played for fhree years on The varsify Team. His ambifion
is fo become a manager ol a large farm. Imagine Puclc
as a farmer!
WEN DALL CLARK HODGES
Skilled Accounianf In Malling
Wendall, an oufsfanding member of fhe Sfudeni Coun-
cil, eller his graduaiion plans To become an accounianf.
This brown-eyed and blaclc-haired senior has lalcen a com'
mercial course as an aid 'ro his lufure slrilled job.
ROBERT WILLIAM JOHNSTON
Plans To Be A Chemisf
Roberi, who has blue eyes and blond hair, plans +0
enfer college upon his graduafion in February: he has am-
bifions fo be a greai chemisf.
He was a member of fhe Spanish and The Spelling
Clubs. We can iusf imagine him in while, being success'
ful wifh liquids and gasses.
LILLIAN FRANCES MCANALLY
Frances, who has green eyes and Iighf brow hair, plans
ro become a radio singer.
Frances plans Io go info rraining for nursing alfer grads
uafion. She has falien an acfive par+ in fhe Pep Club
and 'rhe Glee Club.
We'II remember her singing and loolc forward lo hearf
ing her on Ihe radio some day.
EDWARD JOSEPH MCCULLOUGH
Edward was a hall monilor for ihe Sludenl' Council, rep-
resenfafive of fhe Library Club fo fhe Student Council,
and he fool: an acfive par? in sporfs.
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GEORGE EDWARD MINNIGH
Sludenl Undecided On Fu+ure
George, who has blond hair and blue eyes, is an aclive
member ol 'he Cade? Corps and lhe band.
I-le has noi, however, decided definitely aboul lulure
EVELYN RUTH MURPHY
To Become Singer
"My main ambilion is lo sludy hard and lo become a
singer. Il' I don? achieve lhis, I wan? fo be a really good
secrefaryf' says Evelyn.
She has been acfive in fhe Glee Club, Commercial
Club, and Reading Club. Evelyn also has a lovely spealc-
VIRGINIA MAE NAYLOR
Secrefarial Work, Admils Virginia
Upon her graduaiion in February, Virginia inlends To
falce a course in shorfhand and follow rhe career of a
privafe secretary. She was a prominenl club member ol
borh Ihe Theodore Ficlclin Lilerary Sociely and fhe Glee
HELEN HOPE PARKER
To Be Nurse
A Iillle hall-pinl graduale, I-lelen wanls lo be a nurse.
She has been acfive in many school acfiviries and plans
To go fo Richmond Universily Medical School aller grad-
BEATRICE ELLEN PERRY
Hopes For Commercial Success
Bealrice, a member of lhe Biology Club, plans aller
her gradualion lo allend Slrayens or Woods Commercial
Beafrice lilces commercial work and hopes Io find a po-
sifion in lhis field.
WINIFRED RUBY PEYTON
No Fufure Plans
Winilred is 'fall and has blue eyes and blaclc hair.
She was a member of fhe Spanish Club, Pep Club, and
lhe Theodore Ficlclin Liferary Sociely.
She fool: a general course and graduafed in February
I938. She has made no fulure plans al fhis lime.
ANGIE RAY POTZ
To Become Emcienl' Housewife
"Pafsy's" brown hair will soon be Covered wilh fhe head
gear ol a lelephone operafor if lhey need an eflicienf
operaror. Her highesl ambilion, however, is To become
an ellicienf housewife. Good ambilions, we say.
HELEN ALEASE POWELL
Helen graduafed wifh a commercial course in Feb-
ruary l938. She affended high school for four years in
Alexandria and sfood high in her class.
JOHN ROBERT PULLMAN
Playboy Enfers Business World
Johnny revealed Today fha? upon his gradualion he
would enfer lhe business world as an experf boolclceeper.
He may be readily recognized by his brighf sayings
and good humor.
Affer gradualion lool: for Johnny on fhe financial pages
of your favorire newspapers.
Somehow we suspecf fhaf Johnny's favorile color is
red, especially in hair.
LINWOOD EDWARD REED, JR.
"Doobie" Goes To College
"Doo+sie" has blue eyes and short blond hair. Through-
ouf his high school years he played foofball. Taking the
college preparafory course, he expecfs fo go To some
college fo sfudy law nexl year. Well known for his alhlefic
abilify, he will also be long remembered for his falenl
wilh his drums.
HAL THOMAS ROSE
U. S..Army Officer ln Malring
Hal plans To affend Wes? Poinf alfer gradualing from
G. W. Hal is faking a college preparafory course and
was acfive in The Pep Club and lhe French Club.
Waich oul' for fhe brass buflons, girlsl
MARY VIRGINIA ROWLES
G. W. Sfudenf To Be Secreiary
Virginia, a gray-eyed, brown-haired commercial sfudenl,
plans fa gel' a posifion as a sfenographer in order +ha+ she
may become someone's secrefary. She is a February
graduafe who has been a member of such oufslanding
clubs of lhe school as 'rhe Commercial, Reading, French,
and Glee Clubs.
PAUL BERNARD SCHOUDT
To Be An Accounfanf
Paul Schoudr, who has raken an aclive parr in Pep
Club and in school plays such as "Seven+een" and "The
lhirreenrh Chair," wishes lo be an accounranr and plans
To enfer Beniamin Franklin Universiry nexf fall. l-le also
played Jayvee loolball.
LILLIAN BELLE STARK
Lillian has been a member ol lhe French Club, Sludenf
Council, Pep Club, Cadel Corps, Glee Club, Freshman
Dance Club, Commercial Club, and has served on fhe
Adverrisinq Sfaff of lhe Annual. Lillian, wifh her blue
eyes, auburn hair, and sweel disposifion should be a suc-
cess in The vocalion she has chosen, which is lo be a
CATHERINE ELIZABETH STOMBACK
Anofher Fufure Nurse
Cafherine, who has blue eyes and liqhf brown hair,
alrer graduafion experfs ro go in ?raininq fo become a
nurse. She belonged lo rhe Commercial Club and Spell-
MARY LOUISE STROBEL
A True Arfis?
Mary Louise, who is a "browneHe" wilh dark brown
eyes, was presidenf of +he Arr Club. She also parfici-
pared in acrivifies of fhe Spanish, Pep, Dramafic, Spell-
ing, Commercial, Confesfanfs' Clubs, and fhe Cade?
Corps. She will work hard in order ro alfain her goal,
rhar of being a grear arfisf.
EVELYN MAY SMITH
Evelyn, one of fhe mosr quiel' sluden+s, was very popu-
lar wifh her fellow-sfudenfsf She, however, has nor cle-
cided whaf she would like fo do afler graduafion.
CHARLES BROWN SULLIVAN
Charles To Be M. D.
Charles, who served on lhe Sfudenr Council, school
paper, and who has been a member of fhe Public Speak-
ing Club, has ambifions fo be a docfor. He has 'raken
a college preparafory course +0 prepare him for rhe Uni-
versify of Virginia, which he will allend affer graduafing.
RUBY MAE SULLIVAN
To Excel As Secrelary
Ruby, who has been aclive in rhe Glee Club and Pep
Club, plans lo gel a posilion as secrelary in a govern-
menl office. Her ambilion is lo excel in lhis worlc.
Ruby has brown eyes and brown hair, has a quief dis'
posifion and a pleasing personalify.
JACQUELYN FAIRFAX DAVIS VINCENT
Plans To Aflend A Business College '
Jacquelyn, salufarorian ol lhe February class, expecls
'fo allend a Business College alfer graduafion.
ln Seplember she will arfend college and sludy jour-
nalism. She has been oclive in +he Cadels, Glee Club.
Public Speaking Club, Lafin Club, and Library Club.
WILLIAM WATSON WALTERS
Accounfing, Wafson's Vocalion
Wafson will conlinue his educa+ion a+ The Benjamin
Franklin Universify where he will sfudy lo become a cerli-
lied public accoun+an+.
Wafson has been aclive in +he Cadel Corps, lhe Spanish
Club, Ar? Club, Chevrons Club, and The Sabre Club. He
is compleling a general course.
JEAN JOHANNA WELCH
LiHle Girl Grows Upl
"The lifllesl girl" to enier high school has grown a lew
inches in fhe las? lour years. Jean has been a member
of a number of clubs, including fhe Pep Club, Commercial
Club, and Glee Club. Aller graduafing her ambifion
is 'ro find a posifion as a slenographer.
NORMA ELAINE WHITE
Acfive During School Career
Norma was one ol The mosf ac+ive girls in high school.
While here, she was a member of fhe C-irl Reserves, Cade?
Corps, baslcefball manager in I936, Glee Club, Pep Club,
Aclverlising Sfafl, and Pep Club pianisf.
ROBERT LYNWOOD WILLIAMSON
"Lyn" To AHend V. P. I.
"Lyn" has been aclive in fhe Cadefs, Silver Dollar l-lis-
'rory Club, Glee Club, foofball and on Ihe Compass Slall
in high school.
Alfer gradua+ion he plans fo alfend V. P. I., where he
will sfudy Chemical Engineering, We shall miss his urg-
ing homeroom agenfs lo gel more subscriplions!
CATHERINE HELEN WILTSHIRE
Anofher Commercial Sfudenl
Cafherine plans To be a sfenographer affer affending
Sfrayens College. She is anofher one of fhe many fhaf
are in fhe Commercial Class. Cafherine has been a
member of fhe Spanish and fhe Silver Dollar l-lisfory
RUBY ELIZABETH WORSHAM
Picks Journalisl Career
"Big fhings come in small packages." Jusf look af
Beffyl She has been acfive in The Aff Club, Cadef Corps,
Dramafic Club, Pep Club, Spanish Club, and Glee Club,
and has made big plans for fhe fufure.
Her dark hair, which marches her sparkling brown eyes,
should aid her in fulfilling her ambifion of becoming a
iournalisf or a secrefary.
Wifh Apologies fo Thomas Gray and fhe English Deparfmenf
Commencemenf folls fhe knell of high school days.
The Seniors wind slowly from fhe room,
Mr. Lindsey follows fhem wifh fears of praise.
And leaves fhe place fo "Shor+y" and fo shadowy gloom.
Now fades fhe glimmering school day from fhe sighf,
Buf yef a new class sfill our memory holds,
We leave fhe spirif of an ever-ready fighf
To fhose who've yef fo make fhe goal.
Yef, af fhe fime of fhe six weeks' reporf,
The moping sfudenfs will fo fhe feachers reforf
Such fhings as "Why fhis grade or fha+?"
And again fhe feachers will all sfand paf.
Beneafh 'rhose rugged walls, fhaf fIagpoIe's shade.
Where heaved a sigh, many a sfruggling lad and maid
Each in i+s narrow cell forever laid
The memory of fhe seniors sleeps.
For Them. no more The cheerTul bells shall ring
Nor assembly brighTen The long, hard day.
Nor The home room songs They used To sing
Follow Them on Their weary way.
The breezy call oT Mr. Moncure's voice,
The swallow TwiTTering of Alma's calls,
The radio's shrill clarion, which was The source
Of raising sTudenTs Trom The darkened halls.
LeT noT ambiTion mock Their youThTul ways,
Their homely ioys. and worldly gains:
BuT 'Til The end of Time, leT Them say,
l wish I mighT reTurn again.
The boasT oT Teachers, The praise oT friends,
And all ThaT sTudies, all ThaT work. e'er gave.
AwaiTs The ineviTable Trend,
When knowledge. saTisTacTion To The mind will send
Full many a gem of dramaTic abiliTy,
Has played iTs role upon our sTage:
Full many a Tlower is born To agiliTy,
A Tine piece of work To The very lasT page.
The applause of The crowded audiTorium
Will linger in our ears.
From our many plays and perTormances
ThroughouT The TuTure years.
OTT did The Teachers drive us To Their will,
Their Tury made us answer The call.
And The memory will linger wiTh us sTill,
BuT yeT we love Them one and all.
Assembly morn, you'll miss "Bill" on The sTage.
In The halls and aT crowded meeTings. Too:
AnoTher will sTand There To calm The rage,
AnoTher as Triendly, and iusT as True. T
Miss Dickinson. our English Vlll Teacher, we leave behind
WiTh her love Tor Tlowers and deTesT Tor gum,
An old maid she is, buT doesn'T mind
Because she knows ThaT in The pasT she was loved by some
Many Teachers oT puresT manners and ways,
Have labored To help us o'er hurdles so high,
Some have deparTed. buT many have sTayed.
To each and all. many Thanks. and good-bye. Class l'l'5+0r'6n
CORNELIA WOOLFOLK ALFRIEND
Cornelia To Plan Diels
Cornelia, aller gradualion, plans Io malce beller mea's
lor me public. She plans lo lake a business course upon
rgfadualion, ialer on fo be a dielilian.
Well known, wilh a gay smile and brown hair and ey6S.
Cornelia! aclivilies have included Ihe Cade? Corps, Con-
iesranls' Club, Spanish Club, Reading Club, and One-ACI
MARY FOX ALLGOOD
Wanfs To Find New Things To Do
Mary, who has blond hair and blue eyes, wanls "Io find
a lol ol new Ihings Io do." She, however, plans Io go Io
college aller graduation. She was a member ol The
Dramalic Club, Library Club, Girls' Glee Club, and secre-
lary ol lhe Lalin Club.
MARVIN ROLAND ANGEL
Marvin To Become Engineer
Marvin, a June graduale wilh blue eyes and lighl' brown
hair, is planning lo be an engineer alfer allending college.
I-le has parlicipaled in a number of Ihe school acfivifies,
such as the Sludenl Council and loolball: he was also
presidenl ol the Sophomore Class '35-'36,
VIRGINIA RAY ASTRYKE
Dancer To Be Secrefary
Virginia Ray inlends lo fulfill her ambilion ol becoming
a secrelary by enlering a business college. During her
high school lile she was aclive in Spanish, Arr, Pep, Dra-
malic, and Commercial Clubs.
She is also well known for her dancing, in which she is
To Be Teacher
Genevieve, who has only been in our school a shorf
lime, is very lalenled. She is a skilled arlisl and wriles
very well. I-ler pleasing manner has made her popular
VIRGINIA ROBERTS BAKER
Secreiarial Worlz Affracfs Virginia
Virginia has been acfive in Ihe cadel corps, Commer-
cial Club, and fhe Pep Club during her high school life.
Aller gradualion Virginia plans fo go lo lhe Washing-
lon School lor Secrelaries and hopes some day Io become
a privale secrefary.
ELEANOR LUCILLE BARN ETI'
To Be Nurse
A liny package of lun and humor, Eleanor wanfs 'lo be
a nurse. She has 'raken a Commercial Course and been
an aclive member of lhe Library Club, Commercial Club
MADlE ANN BERRY
Medie To Be R. N.
Since her main ambilion is lo be a nurse, Maclie p'ans
lo lake a nurse's course. She was an aclive member ol
'rhe Lalin Club and Pep Club in her high school career.
COLUMBUS SHRIVER BEVERLEY
Columbus Beverley To Be Naval Ogicer
Cade? Columbus Shriver Beverley plans lo allend eifher
Annapolis or V. P. l. aller gradualion. His ambifion is lo
become a naval officer.
Columbus, while in school, was in 'rhe Cadel' Corps for
lhe four years of his high school life. l-le is also a member
ol fhe Chevrons Club, Silver Dollar Hisfory Club and lhe
Good luck 'ro you, Cade? Beverley! We expecl 'rhal
you will be sailing on fhe seas some day.
GEORGE WILLIAM BIRRELL
Well-Known Senior To Become Lawyer
Billy, well known for his speeches abouf +his book, has
blue eyes and brown hair. Billy hopes fo become a promi-
nenf lawyer affer allendinq a law school. l-le parlicipafed
in such aclivilies as Cadels, Sludenf Council, Presidenf
of Chevrons Club, Vice'Presiden+ of Sabre Club, Vice-
Presidenl of Public Speaking Club, and Debafing Club.
DOROTHY AGNES BOLTWOOD
Dorolhy, who has lighl auburn hair and brown eyes,
plans lo alfend an arf school aller graduafing from
G. W,, wilh fhe ambilion of becoming an inferior deco-
She has been acfive in fhe Cadels, Dance Club, Spanish
Club, Domesfic Science Club, Pep Club, and 'fhe Dra-
VERNARD FRANKLIN BOND, JR.
Medicine lnieresis Vernard
The infriguing life of a doclor allracfs Vernard, who
graduales in June. Vernard, who is faking 'rhe college
prep course, was a member of 'rhe Lalin Club and also
an acfive worker on 'rhe Subscriplion Sfalil of lhe Annual.
l-le plans fo lay fhe lounclafion for his praclice of medi-
cine al eifher George Washingfon Universily or lhe Uni-
versify of Maryland.
ANNE REBECCA BOURN
A Lady M. D.
Anne, who has brown hair and blue eyes, is undecided
as lo wha? she will do aller graduafion, bul she hopes fo
become a docfor. She was a member ol fhe Pep Club
and lhe Spanish Club. We can imagine her wifh a pro-
fessional air and a slelhoscope.
LUCY LOUISE BRADFIELD
To Be Secrefary
Lucy, anolher blue-eyed girl wilh blond hair, was born
July IO, l92I. She has laken fhe commercial course al
G. W., and her plans aller finishing al G. W. are lo go
fo work. I-ler ambifion is lo become a secrelary for some
big business firm. She has laken par? in Ihe Glee Club
and lhe Pep Club. She will also graduaie in June.
I-lere is anolher secrelary in 'rhe making.
MELVIN CECIL BRADFIELD
Will Aflend Nighf School
Melvin will confinue his educalion af nighl school aller
graduafing wilh a general diploma. I-Ie has blue eyes and
brown hair and is arnbifious +o become a Cerfilied Public
JUDITH MARIE BRADLEY
Local Girl Goes To Hollywood
"Judy," a June graduare, plans lo do some work when
she finishes school: ihen she plans lo be an acfress. She
was voled a HSWSSIIIGGVIH in fhe Popularify Conlesl, and
she should make good in The dramafic world. During her
high school she has been acfive in fhe Dramalic Club.
Spanish Club, Pep Club, and lhe Glee Club.
JANETTE CARLTON BROWN
Janelle To Be Secrelary
Janelle is a college preparalory sludenl, and, since her
ambifion is lo become a secrefary, she plans to aHend
business college aliler June gradualion.
In exlrafcurricular acliyifies Janelle has also been very
aciive, and she can boasliol membership in fhe Lalin
Club, The Glee Club, The Public Speaking Club, Pep Club,
and Dorneslic Science Club.
MARY ETTA BRYAN
Compfomefry Course Planned
Mary Ella, grey-eyed blonde, plans lo affend a compe
fomefer school upon graduafion, Taking a general course,
she has been acfive in The Pep Club, fhe Cade? Corps,
and fhe Junior Red Cross.
DORRIS VIRGINIA BURTON
To En'l'er Universily Hospiial
Dorris has hazel eyes and blond hair. During her high
school career she belonged 'ro fhe Pep Club, lhe Spanish
Club, Arr Club, and Cadel Corps. l-'ler ambiiion is lo
be a nurse, and she is planning lo go 'ro ihe Universily
of Virginia I-lospilal.
FRANK DUDLEY CAHILL
Fufure Plans Undecided
Frank was a member of +he Jayvee foofball squad For
Iwo years and was aclive in many school clubs, including
lhe Cadels, Lafin Club, Chevrons Club, and Pep Club.
I-le will noi' fell us his fulure plans, buf we have a suspicion
fhal he will enier college, judging from his college pre-
parafory course here.
JEAN CHARLOTTE CAMPBELL
Will Aid The Sick
Jean had a very acfive career while alfending George
Washingfon and has lalcen par? in lhe following organi-
zafions: Pep Club, Girls' Baslcelball Team, and Ihe Liferary
Jean's ambiiion is lo become a nurse. She is well quali-
fied for fhis job since she is paiienl and kind.
DORIS ANN CARROLL
Ohl A Porhaif Painler
This girl wilh brown hair and hazel eyes, who goes by
fhe name ol Doris, will be a porlrail painfer.
Doris has had an inleresling four years in high school:
she iransierred +his year fo G. W. from a California
school. The Public Speaking Club has found her an aclive
BARBARA ANN CARTER
Capfain's Plans Undecided
Barbara, who was capfain of The G-irl's Baslcefball Team,
belongs lo +he Cadels, Pep Club, and Monogram Club.
She is lalcing a college preparaiory course and expecfs
lo graduafe in June. She hasn'+ made up her mind abour
fhe iulure or her plans afler gradualion.
CommerciaI ArI'isI', Maybe? .
Beafrice's ambifion is 'ro become a commercial arlist
or government employee. She has brown eyes and hair.
She has been aclive in fhe Cadels and plans 'ro go lo
college affer gradualion.
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HENRY MASTEN CLARK, JR.
Acfor To Become Foresier
We shall all miss Henry for his work in The Pep Club.
Dramaiic Club, Cade? Corps, Glee Club, Track Team,
Silver Dollar Hislory Club and Chevrons Club. He will
graduale in June, buf we shall always remember his cheer-
leading and his acring abilily. He hopes lo be a foresler.
VERNA ADELLE CLAWSON
Verna Has High Ambifions
Verna, who has black hair and grey eyes, has taken par?
in many achvihes, among lhem are Glee Club, Pep Club,
and the Cadets. Verna is Taking a commercial course
and alrer graduafion expecis lo enfer fhe business world.
Her ambihon is lo be a Cerlilied Public Accounianf.
ROBERT CLINTON COOKSEY
Accouniing AH'rac'rs Roberi
Robert a June graduaie, has been aclive in The Cadeis,
Pep Club, T. F. T. S., Baseball, Track, Afhleiic Club, and
Cader Club: he has a greal ambilion To be a Ceriified
Public Accounfanf af+er he afiends college. Roberi hopes
fo alfend George Washington Universily or Benjamin
Franklin in preparalion for his ambifion.
WILLIAM ANGELO COPPA
To Afiend Business College
Bill came fo us from lhe Xaverian Brofhers School. He
is rafher a quiei, reserved person, and is well liked by all
who know him. Aifer graduafion in June he plans lo al-
fend a business school.
RUSSELL LEE CRAIG, JR.
To Be Lawyer
"UFla" Craig is fall, wifh sfraighf black hair, brown eyes
and a sfrong mania for dancing. He has been very prom-
ine-nf in school affairs. His arnbilion is ro be a lawyer.
He plans lo aflend fhe Universily of Virginia +o sludy
law. He has belonged To many clubs in his school life.
PAUL NOYES CROCKER
Going To Virginia
Paul, who has brown eyes and black hair, plans lo go fo
lhe Universiry of Virginia aifer graduafion.
Paul, who was a member of lhe varsily foofball and
baskelball reams, will probably confinue his alhleiic provlie
ess in ofher fields. ix
He was a member of lhe Public Speaking Club and 'rhel
HELEN HALSEY CRUIKSHANK
News Hawk Or SecreTary
Helen, who has brown hair and eyes, plans To geT a iob
alTer graduaTion, buT her greaTesT ambiTion is To be a
She is a member OT' The ArT Club, Pep Club, Reading
Club, DramaTic Club, Library Club, French Club and
T. F. L. S.
MARY JANE CUNDIFF
To Become ReporTer
Mary Jane, an aTTracTive girl wiTh hazel eyes and
brown hair, was a member of The ConTesTanTs' Club, The
Pep Club, and The DramaTic Club.
ATTer graduaTion she expecTs To Tollow some phase oT
iournalism and carry ouT her ambiTion, which is To become
a TeaTure wriTer on a newspaper.
WiTh her high ambiTions and aTTracTiveness, we predicT
Thai' she will go Tar in The newspaper world.
JAMES FREDERICK CUNNINGHAM
A Tall, lanky lacl wiTh a subTle wiTl Fred has Taken a
business course buT his ambiTion is as yeT undeTermined.
JOHN WALDON CURTIN
Plans To Become A Professional Musician
John, who has blue eyes and lighT brown hair, plans,
afTer finishing school, To go To work. His ambiTion is To
become a professional musician. l-le has Taken parT in The
following acTiviTies: The Pep Club, Glee Club, Silver Dollar
l-lisTory Club, School Band, Drum and Bugle Corps, and
EDYTH SPICER CUSON
Off To A Flying Sfarf
EdyThe has really high ambiTions, and we hope ThaT she
will come Through wiTh flying colors. She has been an
acTive member oT'such organizaTions as The French Club,
DramaTic Club, CadeT Corps, Spelling and Reading Club,
Monogram Club, and Rifle Team.
She plans, aTTer graduaTion, To sTudy dancing in order
To carry ouT her ambiTion of becoming a dancing Teacher.
BuT blue-eyed, brown-haired EdyThe has anoTher ambiTion.
She will do a liTTle flying on The side.
MILLICENT WELBY DE BUTTS
Anofher Girl ln Whife
MillicenT has been an acTive member of The Glee Club,
LaTin Club, Library Club, Public Speaking Club, and The
STudenT Council. She is Taking a college preparafory
course. She should soon rise To The Top in her chosen pro-
ANNE PAULINE DECOSS
Anne To Teach Math.
Ann, who has hazel-blue eyes and black hair, has Taken
carl in many oT The school acTiviTies: Pep Club, Spanish
Club, T. P L. S., Debahng Club, One-ACT Plays, STudenT
Council, CadeTs, and RiTle Team.
Ann's ambihon is To be a maTh. Teacher. She is going
To Harrisonburg STaTe Teachers' College aTTer graduahon.
HUBERT SHERMAN DOLLINS
To STudy Foresfry
l-luberT is well-liked by his schoolmates and has been
very acTive in school liie as is evidenced by his member-
ship in CadeTs, Glee Club, RiTle Team, Pep Club, FooT-
ball, Surveyor STaTT, Dramahc Club, and Track.
l-luberf expecTs To go To Clemson To sTudy ToresTry.
WanTed: PosiTion As Privafe Secrefary
Marianna, a blonde, blueeeyed girl, plans To become a
privaTe secreTary. She has been acTive in school organi-
zaTions, having been in The Pep Club and in The Spelling
Club during her high school career. ATTer graduahon she
plans To go To business school and TurTher her commercial
CHARLES EDWARD DOVE
"Dovie" Shall Score
Eddie, who was ouTsTanding in aThleTics, was a member
of The varsiTy Toofball, baskeTball, and Track Teams.
l-le was a cadeT, also a member of STudenT Council in
IQ34 and DramaTics Club. l-le has made no Tufure plans
buT is hoping Tor an aThleTics scholarship. Whafever he
decides To do we know he shall score!
THURSTON S. DRAKE
AnoTher STrayer's Sfuden+
ThursTon, who has blue eyes and black hair, was a mem-
ber oT The Pep Club and a TooTball player. l-le is going
To aTTend STrayer's Business College, where he will sTudy
GEORGE FRANCIS DuFRANE, JR.
Law Beclrons To DuFrane
Upon his graduaTion in June George plans To aTTend
nighT school unfil he can pass The bar exam, l-le has been
here only one year and has been a member oT The Come
mercial Club. l'-lis blue eyes and brown hair will be a con-
sTanT ThreaT To The ladies of The iury.
CHARLES ALVIN DUNN
Alvin To Be An Acounlanl
Alvin, who plans lo allend Benjamin Franklin Universily
upon his graduafion in June, has an ambilion lo be a
Cerfilied Public Accounlanl.
Tall, with brown eyes and black hair, his various school
acfivifies have included cadet work fhroughoul his high
school years and membership in lhe Chevrons Club.
FRANCES BURKE EAGLE
To Be Designer
Frances, who has blue eyes and brown hair, plans lo
sludy designing and commercial arl in Washinglon or Chi-
cago aller gradualion. To enumerale her many aclivilies
would lake lhe enfire page, so we hope il' will be sullicienl
lo say lhal, besides her work in lhe Dramaiic Club, she
has worked on lhe paper and Annual sialls and has been
a member ol the Commercial, French, and Conlesfanls'
ADA BARBARA EASTMAN
Barbara To Be Fufure Librarian
Barbara plans lo become a librarian alfer alfendin
Barbara has been very acfive in club work. She was a
member ol lhe Lalin Club, Library Club, and ihe Silver
Dollar l-Iislory Club.
JOHN COLLUM EINBINDER
Anofher News Hawk
John, alfer gradualion, plans lo secure a iob wilh lhe
governrnenl, allhough he hopes lalcr lo become lhe man-
ager ol a newspaper. John, who has blue eyes and brown
hair, was a member ol lhe Cadel Corps.
EDWIN WILLIAM EMBREY
To Become Business Execuiive
Edwin, who has blue eyes and brown hair, plans lo be a
business execulive aller going lo a Business College. I-le
belonged lo lhe Ari Club. We can iusf see Edwin al a
big desk some clay, giving orders.
ROSIE ESTELLE ENGLISH
Plans For Business Educafion
Rosie, wilh blue eyes and brown hair, was an aclive
member ol The Pep Club, Cade? Club, and Cade? Corps.
She is Taking a general course and plans Io go fo a Busi-
ness School affer gradua+ing from G. W.
i Q, ARVEY NELsoN Fn'roN
j Plans lncomplefe
rvey, who has green eyes and blond hair, has no
iniie plans as lo lhe lulure.
He was a member of the Cadel Corps, Dance Club,
Ari Club, Silver Dollar History Club, Chess Club, and
ROBERT CLAYTON FITZGERALD
To Alfencl College
Roberl Filzgeraid, one ol our mosl' aclive seniors, was
in the Cadels since lhe 7+h grade. He was Isl Lieul.
ol Co. B al lhe lime ol his gradualion. He was a mem-
ber ol fhe Spanish Club for 2 years and also ol lhe
Saber Club lor I year. He was Assislanl Business Mane
ager ol lhe I938 School Annual. He hopes lo affend
eilher George Washingfon Universily or lhe Universily
CARL EDWIN FLETCHER
Cadel To Become Accounfanf
Carl, who has brown eyes and hair, plans 'ro alfend
Sfrayer College wifh high ambilions of becoming an ac-
counlanl. He has faken lhe college preparalory course
and has been a cadel for The pas? lour years.
WARREN HARDlNG FLETCHER
Warren To Be Enlomologisl
Warren, who has blue eyes and brown hair, wanfs lo
be an Enlomologisl lsfudy bugsj. He was a member ol
fhe Public Speaking Club.
JOHN ANDREW FOX
California Lures John
John plans lo go lo work aller his graduafion. He ex-
pecls lo 'rake a long lrip +o fhe golden land of California
when he has saved enough money. John, who has brown
eyes and brown hair, look a general course while in schoolg
he is well liked by all lhe sfudenfs.
MADENE LA RUE FULTON
To Become Porlial
Madene, who expecls lo graduafe in June, wishes +0
aHend law school and lo become a lawyer. She has been
acfive in 'rhe Pep Club and Spelling Club for lhe pas?
+hree years. We expecf lo hear of her success. She
should win over any iudge and iuryl
MARIAN FRANCES FULTON
Secrefaryship ls Marian's Ambiiion
Marian, who was a reporfer lor The "Surveyor," is aclive
in fhe Glee Club, Sewing Club, Pep Club. and in The
Brown-eyed wifh brown hair, she hopes To realize her
ambilion of becoming a secrelary and To furlher These
plans, she is going To a Business College nexi year.
MARY MARGARET GAILLIOT
To Be Sfenogrepher
Mary, who has brown hair and eyes, wanfs 'ro be a
sienographer. She was a member ol fhe Spelling Club.
Commercial Club, Girl Reserve, Dance Club, Spanish
Club, Domeslic Science Club, and Pep Club.
MARY EVELYN GEMENY
To Become A Sienographer
Mary, a "finy" graduaie who has parlicipaied in The
Cadefs, Pep Club, Spanish Club. and has been vice-
presidenl of The Spanish Club, has The ambifion lo sil' in
someone's office and be a slenographer. Mary has big
blue eyes and sandy blond hair: she plans 'ro aflend
Srrayer's Business College afrer her graduafion.
GEORGE MARVIN GIAMMITTORIO
Champion Debaler To Be Lawyer
George, who is presidenf of fhe Senior Class ol' '38,
plans 'ro enfer George Washingfon Universily, where he
will sludy law alfer gradualion.
l-le was one of The champion debaiers of The siare in
'37, He was an acfive member of The Sfudenf Council.
Debafing Club, Silver Dollar l-lisfory Club, and presidenf
of fhe Public Speaking Club.
George, wifh his brown wavy hair and darlc brown eyes,
should be able +o persuade rhe ladies of 'the jury +o agree
wiih him on any quesfionl
MARTHA LOUISE GIBBS
Martha enjoys work connected wi+h +he newspaper field.
Marfha is a prelfy brunelie wifh gray eyes, is very
friendly To everyone, and will be a decided assef fo The
cold world of journalism.
She expecfs +o be a reporler and hopes some day +o
have a newspaper of her own. Then we will all subscribe.
GEORGE EDWARD GOMPF
Vice-Presidenl' Of Sfudeni' Council To Be
George, a member of The Sludenf Council and Cadefs
since eniering high school, is oufslanding in bolh. A cap-
fain in The Cadefs and vice-presidenl of 'rhe Siudeni
Council, he plans +o enfer Massachuse++s lns+i+u+e of Tech-
nology. His ambilion is 'ro become an Aeronauiical Engi-
neer. He also has been acfive in lhe Biology Club,
Spanish Club, Track Team and Junior Birdmen Club.
VIRGINIA RUTH GOULD
California Lass In Our Midsf
Virginia, slriking brunelle, who came lo our school lhis
year lrom Calilornia, has been very aclive in lhe Public
Speaking Club and Reading Club.
She has laken a general course and plans 'ro enler
William and Mary, where she will sludy lo be a leacher.
Well known allhough here lor only a shorl lime, and well
liked, she hails lrom Quanlico.
VIRGINIA EILEEN GREENWOOD
Anolher Girl In While
Eileen's ambilion in lile is To Train al lhe Alexandria
Hospilal and become a lirsf-rale nurse. She has blue eyes
and brown hair. She will complele her general course in
June and will begin irnmediale praclice 'lor her nursing
profession. She has been aclive in The Cadel Corps and
lhe Pep Club.
CHARLES FREDERICK GROVER
Engineering Aflracls Fred
Fred, anofher brownfeyed, brown-haired senior, hopes
lo go lo some college To sludy engineering.
He has been aclive in The Lalin Club and lhe Pep Club.
His ambilion is lo become a famous engineer.
Has A Vivid Imaginalion
Dorothy look a general course in high school. She is
original and has a very vivid imaginalion. She is, also,
very quiel and reserved, and will be a success in anylhing
she underlakes lo do.
School Musician Wanis To Be Befler
"Kenny," who has grey eyes and brown hair, expecls lo
work lor his lalher aller graclualion. He is one ol
Jimmy's Rhylhm Boys, and his ambilion is lo become a
very good musician.
He has been a member ol lhe Pep Club, Silver Dollar
Hislory Club, Cadels and was lhe Direclor ol 'rhe Audi-
'rorium in lhe Sludenl Council during his school years.
WILLIAM BAXTER HARRIS
Engineer In The Making
William, a blue-eyed senior, plans lo go lo work aller
gradualion. He is now faking a College Preparalory
Course and has lhe ambilion of being an eleclrical engi-
neer. He is a member ol the Spanish Club.
To Be Lawyer
David, who has brown hair and eyes, plans 'ro sludy law
af V. M. l. and iurlher his ambilion of becoming a lawyer.
He was a member of the Spanish Club, Library Club,
Pep Club, Silver Dollar l-lisfory Club, and Cadef Corps.
MARY ELLEN HAYDEN
Brown-Eyed Senior To Be Nurse
Mary plans lo lake a pos+ graduale course af G. W.
High and Then fo allend George Washinglon Universily
affer gradualion and furlher her ambilion of being a
She was a member of The Pep Club, Spelling Club.
Silver Dollar Hislory Club. Cadel Corp and 'rhe School
VERNON EARLE HEATON
To A'l'+end Engineering School
Vernon, afler gradualion in June, plans lo allend an
engineering school. His ambilion is 'ro be a Civil Engi-
neer. Vernon was a member of +he Spanish Club, and
also belongs lo +he Pep Club.
Maybe we will ride over bridges which he helped
conslrucf, some day.
VIRGINIA LEE HELTON
Anoiher Girl In While
Virginia, who has blue eyes and lighl brown hair, has
been aclive in lhe Pep Club and Cadef Corps. She
hopes fo enler 'rhe nursing profession. Won'+ she loolc
prelfy wi+h a while cap on!
Hopes To Be Dad's Secrelary
Harrier plans 'ro allend boarding school for a year, fhen
go lo college. She has been a cheer leader, a member
of lhe Sludenl Council and lhe Cadel Corps, She also
belonged fo lhe Dramalic Club, Glee Club, Pep Club,
and Spanish Club.
Three cheers for Harriel and much luck!
BERRYMAN LEONIDAS HICKS
Undecided As To Fufure Plans
Berryman's grealesl ambifion is lo become a lawyer.
He is undecided aboul' his plans afler graduafion in June.
He was a member of The Cade? Corps, Pep Club, G-lee
Club, and Laiin Club.
- - Mwjfiosenr Hoi.DERNEss
To Be An Accoun+an+
Z who has brown eyes and blond hair, has only been
al G. W. since lasl February. He worked wifh 'rhe Debal-
He has added much Io our school wifh his allraclive
manner and appearance.
Aclress To Be Secrelary
A leader in dramalics, Ellen has been in many ol our
mosl successful plays. She was selecled lor lhe leading
lady in fhe conlesl play, "The Boon" "The Ghosl Train"
and "The Scandal." Ellen has parlicipaled in ofher school
aclivilies, including lhe Spanish Club, Pep Club, and
Commercial Club. She plans lo be a secrelary.
PHYLLIS VIRGINIA IRBY
To Be Nurse
One of G. W.'s mosl popular sludenls, Phyllis is known
for her sporlsmanship, dancing, and pep. She has been c
member ol lhe Senior Cheerleading Squad and Ihe Pep
Club Council. Phyllis has been a parficipanl in many
olher school aclivilies and was voled The williesl girl in
school. Alfer gradualion Phyllis wanls lo sludy 'ro be a
NORMAN WELFORD KARRIKER
Desires "To Be Somebody"
Wellord has no delinife plans ailer gradualion in June
ofher lhan fo acquire a job and make Hsomelhing of him-
He may also be remembered by his work in lhe Span-
CAROLINE MARIE KAST
Riflewoman To Be Secretary
Caroline, who has brown eyes and dark hair, is faking a
commercial course in order fo assisl her in her ambilion
lo become a secrelary. Afler finishing school in June
she will allend S+rayer's Business College lo beller lil
her for lhis posilion, Caroline look an acfive parl in lhe
organizalions in lhe school, having held membership in The
Monogram Club, Cadels, and Rifle Team.
Beware, employers! She's"'handy" wilh a gun.
JAMES LLOYD KELLY
Will Sfucly To Become C. P. A.
James, who has brown hair and sparkling blue eyes, has
laken aclive parf in school organizalions al George Wash-
inglon High School. He was a member of +he Arl Club,
and he parlicipaled in Ihe Pep Club.
Afler gradualing in June he expecls lo receive o
governmenl posilion. Laler he will allend Slrayer's Col-
lege, where he will sludy lo become a Cerlilied Public
MARGARET LEE KIDD
To Be A Diplomafic Secrefary
Margaret very shy and blonde, in her high school
career has been a very aclive member of 'rhe Library
Club, Glee Club, French Club, Domesric Science Club,
and Silver Dollar l-lislory Club. Afrer her gradualion she
plans ro aflend some business college in preparafion for
a Diplomaric Secrefarial posifion.
BETTY LOUISE LAKE
Anofher Girl ln While
Berfy, who has brown hair and blue eyes, wanrs fo be a
She was an acrive member of 'rhe Caclel Corps, French
Club, Pep Club, and Girl Cade? Club.
Much luclc To anorher girl in whifel
To Teach Piano Lessons
Elizaberh, who has brown hair and eyes, plans lo srucly
piano in a Washingron music school affer gradualion. l-ler
ambifion is ro play fhe piano well and 'ro be able fo
She was a member of lhe Cade? Corps, Pep Club,
Home Economics Club and Biology Club.,
ESTHER GAYNELLE LEACHMAN
"Gay" To Be Secrefary
"Gay" plans fo affend a business school affer gradua-
'rion. Her ambition is +0 become a secrerary or book-
lceeper. She was a member of the Pep Club, Silver Dollar
Hisfory Club, Dramafic Club, G-lee Club, and 'rhe Cadefs
DE FOREST SALVADOR LEWIS f' -ax ST Ty
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To Be Naval Officer ,S "QQ N f
DeFores+, who has brown'hair and grey eyes, plans +o
affend Annapolis afler gradualion and furlher his ambi-
fion of becoming a naval officer.
l-le was an oulsfanding debafer and a Cadef for four
years. l-le was a member of the Sabre Club, Chevrons
Club, Spanish Club, Silver Dollar l-lislory Club, and fhe
ROBERT PAUL LIPPS
Business Manager To Be Lawyer
Paul during his high school days was vice-presidenf of
The Freshman Class, and was acfive in fhe Pep Club, Pub-
lic Speaking Club, Theodore Ficlclin Liferary Sociefy, Span-
ish Club, and Srudenf Council, and as Adverfising Man-
ager of 'rhe Compass. l-le plans fo affend the Universify
of Virginia and luriher his ambifion in law.
BETTY CALDWELL UTAKER
To EnTer Business World
"BeTsy," whose ambiTion is To be a privaTe secrelary.
has Taken a commercial course in high school and inTends
To enTer STrayer's Business College alTer gradualion.
Blue-eyed BeTsy has been busily engaged in many ac-
Tivilies, ArT Club, Spanish Club, CadeTs, Pep Club, Come
mercial Club, and Compass STaTT.
JAMES FRANKLIN LONG. JR.
Jimmy Plans To Be Engineer
Jimmy expecTs To go To The Bliss Eleclrical School lor
Training aTTer his graduaTion from high school. During his
high school days he Took parT in The Public Speaking Club.
l-le is Taking a commercial course, and his ambiTion is To
become an elecTrical engineer.
RICHARD SAMUEL LUCKETT, JR.
Richard Won'T Reveal AmbiTion
Richard, Jr., plans To aTTend Randolph-Macon alTer
graduaTion in June. l-le has been a member of The
T, F. L. S., ConTesTanTs Club, Debaling Club, and
Compass STaTl. l-le won'T Tell us his ambiTion, buT we wish
him success in whaTever he underTakes.
ROBERT CREEL MARSHALL
Bob Marshall Fufure General
Bob has been in our school only since lasT February.
Formerly he aTTended high school in Albany. Bob is The
ediTor ol This book called The "Compass" and has done a
very able iob, don'T you Think? ln The shorT Time he has
been here he has been acTive in The French Club, Camera
Club, and The Public Speaking Club. AlTer graduaTing
Trom high school he probably will aTTend a prep school
Tor a year and Then aTTend WesT PoinT. l-lis ambiTion is
To be an army officer wiTh brass buTTons, braid and every-
JANICE ADELE MATHENY
Miss G. W. To Be AThleTic InsTrucTor
Janice, vice-presidenT of The Senior Class, plans To aT-
Tend college. Janice, an aTTracTive girl, represenTed
G. W. as Miss 6. W. aT The Annual Foolball Banquet
Janice, alTer Taking parT in baskeTball since she enTered
school, is going To college To Turlher her sludy of aThleTics
in order To become an aThleTic insTrucTor. She was acTive
in The Pep Club, on The Surveyor STaTT, Monogram Club,
SecreTary of Junior Class, Cheer Leader, Spanish Club,
and The Annual STaTl.
MARY ADELAIDE MCEWAN
To Be Accounfanl'
Mary, who has green eyes and dark brown hair, wanTs
To be an accounTanT. To TurTher This ambiTion she will
aTTend a business college afTer graduafion.
She was acTive in The l.aTin Club, Reading Club, and
To Be Consfruclion Engineer
Roberl, who has blue eyes and brown hair, plans 'ro go
lo college aller graduating and lurlher his ambifion ol be-
coming a conslruclion engineer.
He was aclive in lhe Pep Club, Lalin Club, Chevrons
Club, Cadels, and presidenl ol lhe Silver Dollar Hislofy
LUCILLE EVA MILES
To AHencI SIrayer's
Blue-eyed Lucille plans fo sfudy al SIrayer's nexl year.
Lucille was acfive in lhe Pep Club and Silver Dollar
Hislory Club in her high school years. Her ambilion is
'ro be a good slenographer. Good luck, we say!
EDITH VIRGINIA MILLER
Edilh, who has blue eyes and brown hair, plans lo be
a nurse aller gradualion. She inlends To enler a hospilal
fo fulfill 'rhis ambifion, She was made honorary member
of fhe Lalin Club and was a member of +he Cade? Corps.
DOROTHY GRACE MINGIN
Ano+her Secrefarial Career Planned
Dorolhy, who has lighl brown hair and brown eyes, has
lalcen a lour-year commercial course and plans To allend a
She has been an aclive member in fhe Pep Club,
Eliquelle Club, and Spanish Club. Her ambilion is lo be
a really good secrelary.
DOROTHY EUNICE MONAHAN
Ano+her Do Re Me Girl
Dorolhy plans, alfer gradualion, fo false up music and
Ihen lo give music lessons as a vocalion. She is now
falcing a general course and will graduale in June. Doro-
fhy is a blue-eyed girl wilh blond hair, and we all like her.
ABIGAIL REBECCA MONROE
Chooses Nursing As A Profession
Rebecca, a brunelle with gray eyes, expecls lo gradu-
are in June, '38, wilh a commercial diploma. Her ambi-
fion is to become a nurse.
Jimmy To Fly
Tail, blond Jimmy is going To be an aviaTor, and in
order To achieve This, he will enTer eiTher Annapolis or The
UniversiTy or' Maine in rhe Tall. He graduaTes in June
wiTh a college pre-oaraTory diploma, and has been acTive
in The LaTin Club and Reading Club.
MABEL LEE MORGAN
Mabel, who has brown eyes and chesTnuT hair, plans
To worlc as a secroTary aTTer graduaTion and To be a
"good" one is her arnbilion. She has been aciive in The
Glee Club and CadeTs.
WILLIAM MINOR MORIARTY
High School STar To Be Pro
To be a proTessional aThleTe-ThaT's BiIl's main ambi-
Tion. Well known Tor his work in TooTball, baseball, and
Traclc Teams, Bill will graduaTe in June wiTh a general
diploma. The Spanish Club, Pep Club, and Monogram
Club have also had him as a member, and we say "good
luclr To a iuTure prolessionalf'
SARA JEAN MOSS
Wanfs To Have Everylhing
Sara Jean, who has lighT brown hair and blue eyes,
wanTs To go To college. I-Ter ambiTion is "To have every-
Thing I wanT-clofhes, cars, horses, eTc."
e was an acTive member oi The Dramalics Club and
peared in such plays as "Simon Pure SimpleTon,"
'I-Toney," and "The ThirTeenTh Chair." She was also
manager ol The Commercial Club paper and presidenT
ol The Junior Red Cross.
BOYD CARSON MYERS
OpporTuniTy Of Elecfrical Engineering Knoclrs
The promising career oi an elecTrical engineer awaiTs
Boyd, He inTends To prepare himseli Tor This Tield aT
V, P, l. I-le is very acTive in clubs and belonged To The
Spanish Club, Silver Dollar HisTory Club, and Pep Club.
Boyd was also acTive in s'porTs, Talcing up TooTball and
Traclc, I-le is The Treasurer and member oT The Discipline
and l-lonor CommiTTee ol The STudenT Council.
MARY ELIZABETH NALLS
Local Girl Plans Business Career
Mary Elizaberh plans To go To business school in The
hope oT becoming a successiul boolclceeper or secreTary.
Mary has been a member in The Tollowing clubs during
her high school career: CadeT Corps, Pep Club, T. F. L. S,,
Spanish Club, and The Cade-T Club.
We are expecTing big Things Trom This hazelreyed sen'or
RHEA ANNETTE NALLS
Will Aflend Typing School
Rhea, a June graduafe faking lhe general course, has
hazel eyes and blonde hair. Throughouf her four years
of high school she belonged fo fhe Pep Club and Ihe
Spanish Club. Rhea's ambilion is Io be an experf Iypisl'
and nexf year hopes +o be allending a good Iyping school.
Cheerleader To Be Bookkeeper
Allhough a dancer, cheerleader, member ol lhe Boys'
Glee Club, and manager of our baslcelball Ieam, Les+er's
'rrue inleresl lies in bookkeeping, which he will confinue Io
sludy af Columbia Universify. yy
King Of AII Sporls
"Beano" O'NeiI, "+he man wonder!" His loolball abil-
ify is above lhe resl. His middle name, King, is char-
acferislic of his abilify lo be a leader among boys. He
is also a Iraclc and baseball man, wifh membership in fhe
Pep Club. Spanish Club, and Cadel Corps. "On 'ro
G. W. U.," is 'the mollo of lhis blue-eyed blaclc-haired boy.
WARREN KING o'NEn.
JAMES WALTER O'NElL
To Be Lawyer
Jimmie alfer gradualion plans Io alfend lhe Universify
of Virginia. Jimmie, who has brown eyes and hair, has
been an acfive member ol fhe Cade? Corps for Iwo years.
His ambifion is to become a member of 'rhe bar.
LOUISE MARION OPPENHEIM
To Be Musician
Louise wanls "Io Ialce up arl and music" eller leaving
school, and wifh her abilify and persislence, she will
She was a member of The Band, Pep Club, Commercial
Club, and Spanish Club.
DORIS IRENE PADGETT
Doris To Be Comp+ome'Iris+
Doris has been very acfive in her school work, as she
has worlzed wifh Ihe following organizafions: Ar-I Club,
Lalin Club, Lieufenanl' in Cadels, Pep Club, Commercial
Club, and Ihe Sludenl' Council. Af+er graduafion she
hopes +o affencl S+rayer's Business College, where she
will 'false a course in compfomelry. Afler complefing lhis
course, Doris expecfs 'ro be aprivale secrefary.
f-.' Mba? 40, I
To Be STenographer
l-lelen wanTs To be a good sTenographer, She has Taken
a Commercial Course and been an acTive member OT The
Commercial Club. Helen also Typed and helped wiTh The
Nj MARGARET LEE PARKER
ry!! Car Owner Her Ambifion
QP MargareT's ambiTion is To have an auTomobile of her
She is a very preTTy girl, is Triendly and liked by all.
We wish her luck abouT geTTing The auTomobile and
success aT Fredericksburg STaTe Teachers' College, which
she will aTTend aTTer graduaTion.
EDGAR FRANCIS PETERSON, JR.
Edgar Will Sfudy Law
Edgar, grey-eyed, brown-haired, young Tellow, plans To
conTinue sTudying aTTer graduaTion in order To become a
lawyer, buT has noT selecTed his school as yeT.
l-le was a member oT The Commercial Club and has
Taken a Commercial Course.
Plans To Be C. P. A.
William, who has blue eyes and brown hair, was a mem-
ber oT The Commercial Club. l-le plans To aTTend STrayer's
Business College aTTer Tinishing school.
l-Tis ambiTion is To become a CerTiTied Public Ac-
ENNA MAE PETTINGILL
Erma, who has Taken an acTive parT in The Pep Club,
Commercial Club, and The CadeT Corps, has an unusual
and inTeresTing ambiTion-ThaT oT becoming an under-
Taker. ln order To carry ouT her plans, she will aTTend an
embalming College in Philadelphia.
MARY DOROTHY PILKERTON
Plans To Be Sfenographer
DoroThy, who has grey eyes and brown hair, has noT
made plans To aTTend anoTher school aTTer graduaTion.
A member oT The Commercial Club and The Pep Club,
she is Taking The Commercial Course, and when she gradu-
aTes, she plans To be a slenographer.
LEWIS GORDON PORTER. JR.
Lewis Will Affend M. I. T.
Lewis Porler, who has brown eyes and lighl hair, has
been aciive in lhe Cadels, Pep Club, Camera Club,
Chevrons Club, on +he Adverlising Sfaff of fhe Compass,
and has worked on lhe sfage crew of 'rhe Dramalic Club.
Lewis has 'rraveled widely and lasl summer speni several
monfhs abroad. Affer graduafion he plans lo allend
Massachusells lnslilufe of Technology, buf has no ,deiinile
ambilion. - '
HELEN FRANCES PRISAZNICK
"To Be A Good Secre+ary"
Helen, grey-eyed and brown-haired young lady, who
plans fo become a good secreiary aiier alfending college,
has been quile busy during her high school career. She
has held membership in fhe Spelling Club, Reading Club,
Public Speaking Club, Spanish Club, and has been a
fypisi for "The Compass." She has also served as assisl-
anf in fhe library and office.
LOUIS WESLEY PRISAZNICK
To Be Elecfrical Engineer
Aller graduafion Louis, a popular senior, expecis lo
sludy elecfrical engineering in order 'ro become an engi-
neer and lhus lo realize his ambilion. A brown-eyed,
dark-haired young man, he is complefing a general course
in high school.
LESLlE CARLTON RAIFORD
Anofher Fufure Lawyer
Carlfon, a member of lhe June graduafing class, has
falcen a general course and plans lo enler George
Washinglon Universily in lhe fall. He will sfudy law and
laler will follow his ambilion fo become a lawyer. He
has been acfive in fhe Lalin Club and Pep Club.
' LINWOOD THURMAN RAIFORD, JR.
"To Be A Successful Booklueeepern
Thurman, beller lcnown as "Raffle," wanfs 'ro be a suc-
cessful boolrlceeper. He was a member of lhe Cadel
Corps during his high years and rose lo lhe rank of
Caprain. Thurman was also presidenf of the Boys Glee
Club and a member of lhe Pep Club.
ELLEN ROBERTS RAMMEL
Ellen ls Undecided
Ellen, who is affraclive, wilh brown eyes and hair, plans
'ro go lo college aller graduafion. She has noi, however,
chosen her vocafion.
She was secrelary of fhe Public Spealcing Club, secre-
fary of fhe Library Club, a member of 'rhe Silver Dollar
Hisfory Club, French Club, Adveriising Sfalif of Compass,
and direcfor of Healfh and Sanifafion.
J, K Longs For While Uniform
REBECCA FLORA RECKER
Will Train To Be Nurse
Rebecca, who is a member of lhe Commercial Club
and who was for lwo years a member of 'rhe Cadel
Corps, hopes lo lulfill her ambilion fo be a nurse by
going in lraining.
A blonde wilh pre-Hy brown eyes, Rebecca is lalcing
'rhe Commercial Course.
EVELYN LOUISE REDMAN
Movie Scoufs Aflenlionl
Evelyn Redman, former G. W. sfudenr who received
her diploma in June of l938, has been discovered as real
movie lalenl' by Hollywood scouls. Afler finishing her
high school worlc she plans io sludy af Sfrayer's College
and Then become a slenographer in a well-lcnown Wash-
inglon law firm. She may be remembered by her high
school males for parliciparion in fhe Cader Corps and
The Pep Club and as Miss Hamplon of I937.
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4 HAZEL OPHELIA RIDDELLE
i Hazel, blue-eyed blonde, a June graduale, plans to be
a regislered nurse.
Hazel is compleling a general course and has been
aclive in fhe Cadef Corps, Dance Club, and fhe Pep
Club. To all rhose who are sick, call,on Hazel, R. N.
NORMA MAE ROBERTS
Norma, a cule girl wilh brown eyes and brown hair,
is The daughler of a well-known Mefhodisr Minisler.
Norma graduafes in June buf has nol decided whal she
wanls lo do. We hope lhal she will choose a worlhwhile
and helpful field of worlc.
JOSEPHINE CALVERT ROBINSON
To Manage Dad's Business
Jo, who has blonde hair and blue eyes, plans lo go 'io
William and Mary College affer graduafion. To manage
her fa+her's business well is her ambifion.
She was a member ol lhe Swimming Club, T. F. L. S.
and fhe Larin Club.
MARVIN THOMAS ROWLEY
Marvin, who has grey eyes and brown hair, plans io be
a musician. During his career in high school he has been
acfive in Cade? worlc and has reached lhe rank of
Caplain, and he has been in +he Pep Club.
GEORGE PHILIP RUSHII kx
Maeslrp To Become RadiorEnglbJ6r ll
Jack lMaesfrol Rush has ha X an adive life i EG. W.
He parlicipafed in such aclivi ' s fs. IFA Pep' CI , G! e
Club, Band, and Cadefsq
Afrer graduafing Jack fs louxllemll nivegisy
of Richmond. I-le is ingr sled in radio ork, '
ambilion is fo becomelp Radio Engineer. X R'
DOROTHY VIRGINIA SCHELHO
Virginia Schelhorn To Be Libra '
Virginia. an affraclive brunelfe, has en aclive in fhe
Pep Club, Dramafic Club, and Library Club during her
high school life. Aller gradualion s e plans 'ro enler
Mary Washingfon College where she will sludy +o be a
librarian. We shall look forward 'ro visiling her place of
business in lhe fufure, and lo borrowing her books.
emnvs Louise sci-IELHQRN '
Fufure G. W. U. S+uden+
Gladys, one of lhe dark-haired, brown-eyed beaulies
of fhe school, plans 'ro alfend George Washingfon Univer-
sily offer gradualion. Here she will sludy lo fulfill her
ambifion of becoming a "school marm" in a grammar
school. I-ler days in high school have been very aclive as
she has belonged fo fhe Pep Club, 'rhe Cade? Corps, The
Conrad Johnson Mililary Club, and fhe Spelling Club.
LILLIAN ESTELLE SCOTT
Lillian, anolher blonde, plans lo work wilh her falher
al his place of business as bookkeeper afler gradualion.
During her years in high school she has been acfive in
Cadef work, Pep Club, Dance Club, and was an oulsfand-
ing player wifh fhe baskefball leam.
Wifh blue eyes sparkling, Lillian admilled lhal her real
ambifion is 'ro wrile poelry. So don"l' be surprised lo see
a new volume of poems some day.
IDA MARGARET SELLERS
To Be Airplane Hos+ess
Margo, who has black hair and brown eyes, plans lo go
fo Ohio Sfafe Universily aller gradualion. I-ler ambilion
is +o be an airplane hosfess.
She is assislanl' edilor of fhis book! She was an acfive
member of fhe Dramalics Club and appeared in such
plays as "Honey," "Ghos'l Train," and "Simon Pure
Simple+on." She was also a member of 'rhe French Club,
Girls' Glee Club, Reading Club. Junior Red Cross, and
Home Economics Club.
AUDREY LORRAINE SHEPHERD
Sfar Afhlere To Be Typisl'
Who said lhaf lilrlle girls could no'r play baskelball?
Look a+ fhis forward!
Audrey, who is one of lhe school's oulslanding baskel-
ball players, belongs +o fhe Cade? -Corps, Pep Club,
Spanish Club, and Monogram Club.
Affer gradualion Audrey plans lo become a 'rypisl for
some business firm.
EARL C. SHERERTZ
To Be Elecfrical Engineer
Earl, beffer known as "Buddy," wan+s fo be an eleclrical
engineer and wilh his common sense and experience he
will soon be figuring in kilowaifs.
He was a member ol ihe Public Speaking Club and
KATHERINE OLIVIA SHERERTZ
Wanied: Office Job
Kalherine, who has grey eyes and brown hair, expecfs
lo gel a iob as a slenographer. Kafherine has been a
member ol fhe Theodore Ficklin Liierary Sociefy and o
member of fhe Pep Club.
ANITA RUTH SHIFLETT
From S1rayer's To S+enography
Anila, who was a member of 'rhe Cade? Corps, plans
'ro enier S+rayer's Business College. Her ambiiion is 'ro
become a slenographer.
MARY ELLEN SIMMONS
Who Needs Privaie Secrefary?
Wifh green eyes and brown hair, Mary Ellen should go
lar in lhe commercial world, where she will find her fuiure
vocarion. She expecls lo enfer governmenl service as a
priva+e secrefary affer graduahon, She has been an
acfive member of fhe Library Club and has Taken The
MADGE LEE SIMMONS
Ax V. To Enfer Governmenf Service
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A hazel-eyed, auburn-haired girl, who has been 'raking
a commercial course, plans fo enfer governmenl service
upon graduafion, where she hopes fo become a privafe
She has been in many school acfivilies and was Red
Cross Home Room Represenfafive in l937. Her charm-
ing manner and appearance should help in furfhering
FRANCIS LOUISE SIMMS
Prefly, blueeeyed, red-haired Frances plans fo afiend
S+rayer's affer gradualion. She hopes fo become a
sfenographer, and aren'+ all red-haired sienographers
successful! She will be remembered for work in ihe Cadef
Corps. The Pep Club, Lafin Club, and Red Cross Club.
ROBERT WEIGLEY SNYDER
Ace Will Slar
Roberl, beller known as Bob, look a general course
while in high school. He was oulslanding in alhlelics,
especially loolball and lrack. We will miss Bob because
ol his good nalure and wise cracks. He was also a
member ol The Spanish Club.
JOHN JULIAN SPITTLE
Business Manager To Be Admiral
John, who has worked so hard as business manager ol
lhis book lhis year, longs for a sailing lulure, and 'ro allain
lhis, he will enler 'rhe Naval Academy. He was aclive
in fhe Pep Club, Spanish Club, Thrill Club. Cadel Corps,
and Direclor of Traffic for lhe Sludenl' Council, and he
goes 'ro Charlollesville as our represenlalive from +he
Public Speaking Club.
ELIZABETH GRACE STROTHER
"La Grande Ar+is1'e"
"Libby" is one of our beHer-known sludenls, aclive in
dramalics, lhe Glee Club, French Club, and lhe Public
Speaking Club. She has represenled G. W. al Char-
loffesville rwice. She was presidenf of lhe Conleslanls'
Club in her senior year. Her arlislic lalenls will perhaps
lead her +o a career in rhe esfhelic lield.
HAVEN CHARLES STEWART
Wanfs To Be Millionaire
Haven, who was an oufslanding member of lhe debal-
ing feam, wanls fo be a millionaire: he will probably go lo
college aller gradualion.
He was a caplain in lhe Cader Corps, also a member
of The Chevrons Club Sabre Club n Conlesranls' b
adm Lua ,iliraf
To Marry Boss
A Audrey is nolable for her deep voice and laugh. She
has been acfive in fhe Cadef Corps, 'rhe French Club,
and lhe Pep Club. Taking a commercial course, she will
no doubf "marry her boss" when she becomes a secrelary.
PAUL DEWITT THOMAS
To Be Governmenf Clerk
"Podgie" wishes fo become a governmenl clerk afler
gradualion. He is 'raking a general course and plans lo
go lo work afler graclualion. "Podgie" was a member of
'rhe Cadef Corps, Chevrons Club, and reached 'rhe rank
RUTH BEATRICE THOMAS
To Be Dress Designer
Rufh, who is faking a general course, wanis 'ro be a
dress designer. She has been a popular member of 'rhe
siudenf body and has parficipaled in many school
ANN WALLACE TINKLEPAUGH
G. W.'s Loss Is The Arfs' Gain
Ann was a member of ihe Pep Club, Spanish Club,
Silver Dollar I-lislory Club, Cadeis, and was on The
Surveyor Adverlisinq Sfall. She plans 'ro afiend
Fredericksburg Slaie Teachers' College alfer graduaiion.
Her ambifion is ro become a model.
Anofher "Babe RuIh"
Vincen+'s greaiesi ambifion is To become a professional
baseball player. He has blue eyes and dark brown hair.
I-Ie is Taking a general course and expecls io qraduale
WILLIAM HERMAN VOGLER
Anchors Aweigh, Vogler
Bill, an oufsfanding sludenf and Presideni of lhe
Siudeni Body, is also a member of ihe Public Speaking
Club. I-le plans fo affencl The Naval Academy af
Annapolis or Lalayefie alfer graduafion. His highesf
ambifion is fo become a naval officer. Wafch our, girls.
William plans io wear a uniform!
JOHN FREDERICK WALLACE
To AI-lend Cifadel
Jack, who was made Lieufenanl-Colonel of lhe Caclei
Corps, was also a member of fhe Chevrons Club, Sabre
Club, Spanish Club and Pep Club.
I-lis ambifion is fo aflend Ciiadel College.
MARGARET LAURA WATKINS
Hopes For Ari Career
Laura, who has brown hair and blue eyes, has been
acfive in fhe Pep Club, Cadefs, Commercial Club, and
rhe Arr Club.
I-ler ambifion is fo become a commercial arlisf and
decorafor. If fhis cannoi be done, she expecfs fo secure
a secrefarial job.
MARY BLANCHE WHEATLEY
Mary To Be Compfomefer Operafor
Mary, blue-eyed senior, wilh blonde hair, will become a
complomeler operalor aller her graclualion. ln prepara-
lion lor lhis work she has Taken a general course in high
school and will affend a business school aller gradualion.
THELMA JANE WHITTEMORE
A Prospeclive Secrelary
Where is lhere a lamous lawyer who wanls a secrelary?
Thelma is wailing for jus? such a person, or al leasl she
will be aller she finishes her course al Slrayer's where
she will go afler graduafion.
Acfive in numerous school clubs and in 'rhe Cadel
Band, she is an alfracfive young miss with blue eyes and
JAMES ROBERT WOOD
James, beffer known as "Bobby," was a member of fhe
Cadefs-'36-'37-'38. l-le look aclive parls in lhe Theo-
dore Ficklin Lilerary Sociely during '37 and '38. l-le was
also a member ol The Silver Dollar l-lislory Club. '37 and
'38, as well as an excellenl' hislory sludenl.
Bobby isn'l afraid ol school work, and l'm sure he will
be successful in whalever he under-lakes.
SARAH JEMIMA YATES
Wanls To Be Spanish lnferprefer
Sarah, a black-haired, brown-eyed senior, has been a
very aclive member ol lhe following organizalions during
her high school career: Cadels. Pep Club, Glee Club,
Sfudenl Council, Conleslanls' Club, Public Speaking
Club, One-Ac? Plays, Spelling Club, Secrefary-Treasurer
and Sludenf Council Represenlalive of Spanish Club.
Alfer gradualion she plans lo allend George Washing-
fon Universily where she will sludy Spanish and lurlher
her ambilion of becoming a Spanish inlerpreler.
reaching eagerly for new knowl-
edge -- Sophomores, already
bored wi+h high school roufine
-Juniors, busy, bu+ dreaming
of Senior glories ye? fo come-
each one an individual person-
aliry, inferesied, bored, dream-
ing rhough ihey be-in whose
hands The Seniors who graduare
leave +he ambirions, rhe hopes,
rhe ideals 'rhey have for George
Washingfon High -+he ever-
changing life of high school
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Warren. G. .N J Wllle+l. M.
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Brul'ly, D.: Finch, H.: Fleel, C.: Goodrich, D.: Hancock L.: Hen
cock, M.: Hullman, LeF.: McCauley, B.: Mclnline, V.: Norlon, D.Z
Purcell. C.: Sullivan, D.: Sommers, W.: Soloman, M.: Thomas. C.:
Hinsley, P.: Auslander, F.: Brigqs,AA.: Guiseppe. E.: Hu'dson, C.:
Jones, M.: Lehman, S.: Lewis, F.: Mercer. G.: Merchanl, M.:
Morioriiy, M.: O'Briene, B.: Osborne, E.: Sellers. S.: Solomon, M..
Swealh, E.: Schullz, B. M.
Beasley, V.: Babb, E.: Callahan, M.: De Planla, M.: Hall, V.: l-lame
mill. L.: Harlowe, J.: Hough, J.: Johnson, l.: Mahoney, E.: Meador,
B.: Mills, J.: Moon, E.: Morenus, L.: Myers, N. L.: Nichols, L.:
Salomomsohn, M.: Towsey, A: Widdilield, D.: Wilson, l.: Wingale.
M.: Angel, W.: Beall, E.: Blunf, C.: Caparolelli, L.: Crouch, C.:
Farrish, E.: Fleming, LeR.: Gorham, A.: Gorham, T.: Guill, J.: Ham-
mill, R.: Hughes, B.: Jackson, G: Jordan, W.: Korbe, H.: Marinoll,
J.: Mallhews, R.: Sullon, J.: Walker, S.
Brully, N.: Cliff, A.: Cross, J.: Crim, C.: Dickson, Hz: Downham
R.: Eckslein, C.: Feagans, A.: Frazier, H.: Goodwin, H.: Harp. J.
J.: Campbell, L.: Chilcolle, A.: Dixon, M.: Easlman, J.: Evans, M. K.
Evans, N.: Goodrich, N. M.: Haney, M.: Kerland, M.: Lalsios, B.
McCracken M.: Rileyj M. L.: Schullz, L.: Turner, V.: Uron, C.
Allen, E.: Cockrille, C.: Gallahan, C.: Hyland, L.: Jewell, C.
Johnson, G.: Lennon, L.: Madaris, J.: Nelson, R.: Page, J.: Phillips
L.: Row, T.: Runaldue, J.: Summers, G.: Summers, T.: Thomas, T.
Tregor, W.: Walker, D.: Barnes, T.: Barnhill, K.: Brown, M.: Cum-
ming, C.: Fullon, N.: Gibbs, R.: Herrell, M. L.: Hinsley, C.: Hudson
E.: Kniqhl, C.: McCauley. R.: Moss, B.: R nzi, R.: Soufherland. V.:
Taggerl, T.: Thomas, M.: Weiner, A,
Hile, D.: Knighf, R.: O'Brien, P.: Pugh, R.: Redmiles, J.: Rasoll, P.:
Schlag, W.: Spillle, D.: Sumner, R.: Werlh, R.: Brown, E.: Burgess.
Brooks, C.: Dove, D.: Hicks, R.: Jenkens, C.: Jesler, R.: Leverich
P.: Lovelace, W.: Marlin, H.: Mills, H,- Mills, J.: Moy, H.: Parsons,
G.: Phillips, B.: Price, N.: Ross, J.: Savage, E.: Croy, D.: Dawson, D.:
Duncan, C. M.: Hammegsly, J.: Kendrick, D.: Kimmel, B.: Norlhrup,
L.' Peecl, F.: Phillips. G.: Powell, D.: Prisaznick F.: Pullman, .1
Shanks, L.: Sommers. C.: Slephens, N.: Taylor, V.: Thomas, H.:
Thompson, V.: Wells, G.: Werner. M. L.: Williamson, O.: Yales, M.:
Zuchelli, J.: Wells, A.
Hammersley, W.: Harrison, J.: l-lorlon, D.: lrby, E.: Jenssen, S.
Kirkman, J.: Kranzlelder, R.: Lowe, C.: Marsh, F.: Milchell, F.:
Owens, H.: Pallanl, L.: Payne, W.: Pulzone, J.: Reid, J.: Russell, H.:
Shepherd, A.: Thomas, D.: Truslow, W.: Thompson, R.: Welch, D.:
Alves, M.: Cline, M.: English, M.: Hall, K.: Nalls, F.: Pulzone. F.:
Randall, D.: Reclor, L.: Riddle, K.: Shererlz, G.: Sfudds, M. J.: Sulli-
van, H.: Taggarl, E.: Taylor, G.
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Jacobs, R.: Jacobs, E.: Jordon, W.: Minnigh, L.: Parker, V.: Burlon,
M.: Carll, E. M.: Cheeke, H.: Dodson, M.: Fones, M. J.: Hancock,
R.: Hough, V.: Johnson, A.: Jones, H.: Marlin, M.: Moser. B..
Nalls, M. L.: Noble. M.: Osborne, V.: Pearson, M.: Powell, J.: Rawl-
ings, E.: Runaldue, C: Skeel, E.: Simpson, M. L.: Thomas, R.:
Travers: K.: Whilehead, K.
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Larcombe, N.: Ma ' ., wann, B.: Drewry, M.: Jones, C.: Jones,
V.: Robey, H.: fan, M.: S lh, B. A.: Simpson, M.: Tanner. A.: f'
Watson, G. KJV
Bollon, L.: Cunningham, C.: Daniels H.: Dove, J.: Francisco, A.:
Andersen A Eihz L. C F' ' L' "1 I- 'Z '1 V' R iwgw'-'
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Room 2l I-Miss Thurman
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Parker, J: Spilnan, R A.-ery F: Burznfidd, L.: Cf:poraLeHe. E.:
Cimk M: Chy'-in L.: Uzkens H.: Dobson G: Garfen, M.:
Gwseppi, R: Heamn, R. Kasi K: K qer. B: Knignh P.: Loifen, E.:
Madison F? Marty-le' C.: Mrccoy G.: MQCULLM1, V: M1Lian, V.:
Mi?Lf:r, B. A. Mrrr-s J,' Mess L.: Newman, L.: OerTeLi, P, J.:
Posey L.: LJr::.nurgn L. Waiker, K.
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nan C.: Hayes. LJ. Hygar U.: Keeier, LX- McFadden R. MiLIs, A.:
Mfzweryg J , Muinanc, J : Opporviieirn H.: TripLeM, W.: Waring, D.:
Worzds, S. Adarns L.: Brad'ey', F' Burke, Dy Chosen, B.: CLork, E.:
Dawson, C, UeMLJ-, M, Dwntzerger L.: EHOH D.: Fleming, E.:
Gregory, W: Gr. ve L ' Harwwa, V' Hedges, E.: Ladue, D.: Lanurn,
V.' Mercnarv, J : Monroe, D5 Moody,J.:Orr15Tnd ll: Rumsnir1,A,:
Toms Us Toorncs L: Caiianan, J.
T. R.-Miss Anduiar
Dcod S Liirlins R His, P: Gaivaqan, R.: Hawks, J.- Hennaqe.
W.: Lynfn J Mavrvcws L: Mriifnnoy, N.: Parker, P: Russeil, R.:
Barron R: Grin-rr L Hofe D. House M.: Huqhes D.:Leacl'1-
rfan, A- Lor-I U. Lirlf, G.: Mmrqar. En Peyion, Z: Wi!burn, A.
Room 2 I 2-Mr. Grover
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HarLfw E. Herrfi G' Hifks, Hp Hufdmson, H.: Luckefi, W.:
Midweiiiadr. J,: Nrrfrn R5 Owens, D.: Payne, H.: Payne, J.:
Przrfer. S.: Rome VV. Rfnardson. N.: Sirnpscn B9 Sfudds, H.:
Tfxcvwas, K,: VVi'i'nPy, W: WoLford, N.' Wood. B.: Apperson, C.:
Br.rr'5h-.er M' CaporLeNi, My Crafen A.: Dofvvbrriwsky, M.: Fuich
Li' Griffin, M: Lfudm E: Larnn, A.: Leonard, J: London, B P
:cr L.' Snyder H ' Spcrir-ird, E.: Toy, L: Via, M. Ay
President . . . . . Harold Shaw
Vice-PresidenT - .. . . Sammie Meeks
Treasurer Ed Snyder
Sponsor. . . . , ..
Well, here we are, all ready To sTep in and
Take our places as seniors. The dear old
senior class doesn'T know whaT inTeIIigenT
and TaIenTed juniors iT's geTTing, or does iT?
While wandering around The halls Today,
I saw The sweeThearTs oT The school sTroIIing
hand in hand, and They were no oTher Than
Vera BarreTT and Billy Meeks. Billy seems To
have lived up To The saying of "In The' Spring
a young man's Tancy-"
, ......,Miss C.Anduiar
good naTure, To say no+hing oT his good looks
which have been Tound ouT by mosT oi The
Junior girls, is Telling us j1:?sT we have a
in I-Iarold. , Oy.
Will I ever Torgi y ' ass when
Thelma Murph , I or Ki n I saT and
wondered how op v vyvvfihwedals Tor
Typingl Thel is nge in Town Trom
way up norT . A n erner in The crowd,
huh? r or , Thelma has become a
And There was ThaT NorTh Carolina boy.
bumming chewing gum again. There's no
school wiThouT Jimmy Lowe running around
wiTh his ups and downs.
As I was on The verge of organizing a
searching parTy To see if They mighT discover
my hisTory book somewhere in my locker, up
Comes our own IvIiITon IDavyI Davenport
And say, is he growing upl BeTore we know
iT, he's going To be anoTher RoberT Taylor
AT Junior class meeTing The oTher day The
president Harold Shaw, presided. I-Iarolcl
is gaining The Top rapidly. I-Iis ease and
Triend To all and even increased The TaIenT
in our band by lending her own musical
abilify To iT.
And could we ever TorgeT our besT all
around girl? Eleanor can shine in a game
or in a dance, and we all know iT. She can
always be Tound cheering up someone, or
laughing aT our jokes-Tunny or noT. She's
our own Sun Shine Girl.
And There's The sTar of The Team-Mrs.
Dove's son, Eddie. holding up The wall. WiTh
him is a IiTTIe souThern girl whom her moTher
calls Brownie Varnell. Now I ask you. can
you blame Dovey for being IaTe?
I sTopped around back of school To waTch
our 'Track Team and as usual There was
Charles "Dinky" ScoTT coming in TirsT.
Dinky wanTs To maior in sporTs and we really
believe he's going To do iT. I-Ie has made a
name Tor himseIT'in TooTbaII, baske+baII and
Track. One of These days he'll come back
wiTh so many medals we won'T know him.
Running down The sTeps I nearly Tell over
Alan Brown who was having a hard Time
making his TeeT behave. Since Alan has
become The Fred AsTaire oT G. W., we can
hardly expecT him To resisT going inTo his
dance or going inTo someThing.
Tearing around The corner in a Ford was
Mary Lee CarTer. Mary Lee can always be
seen Tearing around some corner in some
Ford, aT someTime wiTh somebody-or
My ThoughTs wander To our grand dance,
glanced around The room, and who should I
see buT The sheik of The school in Jimmy
TayIor's cIoThes. Jirnmy's going To be in All
STaTe iT he keeps going aT This raTe.
Seeing The resuITs of The rifle meeT posTed
on The bulIeTin board, I glanced aT The Top
and saw Donald O'Neil's name sTanding
There. Donald surely is going places-wiTh
ThaT gun of his. BeTore long he'll probably
be going To Africa and coming baclf as
Donald O'Buck or someThing like ThaT.
Glee Club meeTing before The Norwich
Club ConcerT Turned ouT Tb be a rioT when
plans Tor The Club Tea Dance were being
discussed. As usual, The boys showed Their
ignorance and wondered how They were
expecTed To dance wiTh cups of Tea in Their
hands and "why couldn'T we have a beer
dance, anyway?" Well, as long as They are
boys I suppose There is an excuse.
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I peeped in The gym aTTer s h ol and
and I can clearly see Jimmy's OrchesTra
making The dance a success. You know
Jimmy really has loads oT TaIenT in his
orchesTra. I-Iis new vocaIisT, Judy Bradley.
has made us all siT up and Take noTice. And
There's I.udy Minnigh crooning soTTIy and
Jimmy causing hearT Throbs wiTh his voice:
and oT course There's no orchesTra wiThouT
Lindwood "DooTsie" Reed singing as he
beaTs his way To Tame on his drums. AITo-
geTher, Jimmy has one grand orchesTra and
we shall never TorgeT how proud we are oT iT.
AT lunch Time as I saT wondering why we
have GeomeTry and also if my hoT dog was
quiTe dead or iT I was slowly murdering iT, I
wondered why we weren'T STaTe Champions
wiTh such a Tine Team. Ed Snyder was really
shooTing Them. Ed's anoTher norTherner in
our midsT. The norTh musT be moving souTh,
buT we don'T mind as long as They can play
basIceTball like Ed.
And of course, I saw Archie Thommasson
because Archie is anoTher one who is going
places. I-le plays baske+baII and baseball
iusT as well as anyone and ThaT's some
Well, as I yawn and climb inTo bed, I
wonder if The nexT Junior Class will be as
proud of Their Juniors as we are of ours.
among the sophomores
Sponsor. . ,
As a good many Sophomores are, BeTTy
Kiger is very enThusiasTic over The iazz hiT,
"The Big Apple." Many aTTempTs To "Susie
O" and "Truck" have been seen beTween
classes and during lunch period. Sophomore
parTies consider The "Big Apple" one oT The
AbouT baskeTbaII. Jack Davis and Rich-
ard Owens are Two greaT sTars. They parTici-
paTe in local division games and They raTe
champs of one division.
Music IaTTempTedI is enjoyed by a cerTain
Sophomore class when The Teacher is noT in.
Warren Iharmonicaj Payne and Fred IPaZ-
. . . H Jessica Calahan
. , Jack Richardson
. Ryland Dodge
. ,. , Miss D. Calahan
her on daTes3 she has a yen Tor sweeT Things.
Besides The hard work and concenTraTion
required, algebra also has a romanTic side.
AT IeasT iT appears ThaT way when WaI+er
Angel and DorThy Brian geT Their heads
TogeTher supposedly over algebra answers.
While waiTing Tor The bell which will
signify The beginning oT I-TisTory class, Willie
TripIeT amuses himself running around wiTh
girls' pockeTbooks while Ralph Fleming imi-
TaTes airplanes over The venTilaTor wiTh a
rubber band. 1
Douglas Wp njhaT Sophomore of many
zocal Marsh are The musicians. They have a
varieTy of arrangemenTs which secures The
aTTenTion oT The class.
Lazy people play a parT in almosT every
field oT IiTe as They musT in The Sophomore
Class. David KeeTer probably has a good
deal To do wiTh The lazy parT oT The Sopho-
more Class aIThough quiTe a Tew oThers aid
One of The mosT popular girls in The
Sophomore Class is Kile Barnhill, aT IeasT
Jack Kirkman, RoberT BoITwood. and Edward
Irby seem To Think so.
David Gardner is Trying hard To geT a
daTe. RoberT Sellers seems To be making a
hiT wiTh BeTTy I-Iedgesg he makes Tudge Tor
monThs, was probably The mosT Trozen in
The Three-day Treeze which hung over G. W.
ThaT week in March. I-Ie came inTo home
room looking as if he had escaped Trom a
The halls oT G. W. serve a suiTabIe place
Tor exchanging ideas and having shorT chaTs
beTore and beTween classes. Jean EasTman
and Richard Owens, Douglas Welch and
Jane I-IUTT, Warren I-IardesTer and RuTh
EaTen. and many oThers Take advanTage oT
In closing I wanT To say ThaT I have Tried
my besT To gaTher and express diTTerenT
ThoughTs wiTh The snap shoTs and brieT
evenTs which we Sophomores will surely
PresidenT ..,.,... .....v,, ,.... ...,,. R o berT Wood
Vice-Presidenfu-.- .....,.v David Thomas
SecreTary ,..... Y- ,........,v,, W-- ......o,,AY..... -Genevive McCool
Sponsor oov,o ..... . .,,.o7,o. .........,, . ..,o,oo... - ,..,.,o M i ss C. Morecock
l-li! l-lo! anoTher year Tor The pasT Fresh-
men and hopeful Sophomores. Looking inTo
The TuTure we see dances, preTTy girls, and
much Tun. AT The Freshman parTy TalenT
was shown and amusemenT provided Tor
over 7g,lUdenTs. AT The parTy Lewellyn
K d c , masTer oT ceremonies, inTroduced
,Eg arious members oT The class Taking parT
' e program. The program was a greaT
success, and Miss Morecock, The sponsor.
s y To hear The Tune oT some TorTy
od dollars pouring inTo The Freshman
Here we go wiTh a keyhole view oT The
l938 G. W. Freshmen now proudly boasTinq
Nancy AiTcheson and "Corky" Gorham,
cheer leaders, hope when Seniors, To cheer
The PresidenTs To vicTory and Tame.
Warning! WaTch your sTep in The halls
or you may Trip over a small sTump of per-
sonaliTy. l-le is none oTher Than Benjamin
Alvin Williamsowsky. Wow! whaT a name
Tor a boy noT bigger Than Tour TeeT fall, buT
Ben is noT handicapped. ln TacT, he raTes
wiTh The Toppers in populariTy.
Peeping inTo 3OI we see Marion Prince as
usual. WhaT Tor This Time, Marion?
A curly brown-headed, hazel-eyed boy
The sophisTicaTion of Sophomores.
Oops! We caughT you This Time-Shirley
STrickler ignoring The bell To chaT wiTh
There goes Frank King and Russell Miller
To a dancing school. Are They preparing
Tor The Sophomore girls?
Say! WhaT's The aTTracTion down The
hall? Yep, you guessed iT. ThaT roller
coasTer wave in The blond hair oT ChilTon
"Chilly" RaiTord has all The girls' eyes Travel-
ing in circles. NOT only This, buf his person-
aliTy has made him very popular wiTh all The
boys and girls.
Jane l-luTT and Virginia Taylor seldom walk
home, buT when They do, They always have
whom we all call Jack Crump, is no excepTion
by any means To The G. W. l-liT Parade. ln
TacT his one hundred and some odd pounds
oT muscle have made him a general hiT aT
our baskeTball and TooTball games. Besides
being an excelIenT TooTball player, Jack can
also handle a baskefball very eTTecTively.
lT you ever wonder how The aTmosphere
is above you, ask RoberT Wood. RoberT
can easily Top 5 TeeT IO inches and, man,
ThaT's heighT. RoberT is The PresidenT oT
our Freshman class if you didn'T know iT and
has done some Tine work in conducTing iTs
Aw, now! Someone has plugged our
Hands ar worlx, hands a+ play
s+ron ca able hands on
"' 9- P
horn-pan balance and scales-
hands in applause, spon+aneous
or laclcadaisical-hands on +he
well-worn iaclcei' of a book-
eager hands, reaching for a fa-
vori+e desser+ on lhe cafe'reria
counrer. Sunlighl' aslanl on
skilled fingers on lhe lceys of a
piano - painl-sfained fingers
+in+ing +he walls of a paiio in
Soulhern California. A sfrong
hand gripping a pen, racing over
while paper, leaving a sable
+racery of words behind. A fin-
ger poised over ihe shuHer of a
camera. A careful hand on lhe
adius+or of a microscope, capa-
ble, ariislic, scien+ilic.
William Vogler George Gompf Millicenl de Bulls
officers of the student council
Presidenl' H- .,,, - ,William Vogler
Vice-Presidenf nn ,-,.,-, George Gompf
Secrefary,,-,- .l.g -,.--,Millicen+ cle BuHs
Treasuror ..,.., .. ,.,, . , , ,,.,, Boyd Myers
Sergeanf-af-Armshn W ,. . ,Jack Ticer
Boyd Myers Jack Ticer
meeting of the council
STANDING: Miss Park, Nancy Sulliva Jean Powell, Charlene Topping, John
Madaris, R. Owens, Evelyn Brooks, Anne Decoss, Doris Padgeff, Carlyle Maier,
Jacl Ticer, John Spilfle, Warren O'Neil, William Dunlrel, George Giamillori,
SEATED: Jane Baker, George Gompf, William Vogler, Millrcenf de Buffs,
N y L T li J e C II h B b PH d H d
Boyd Myers, cnc ee uc er, essi
a a an, ar ara i , an awar
Sfudenf Council, Direcfed by William Vogler, Comp.e+es Successful Year
The Sfudenf Council of George Washing-
fon l-ligh School has complefed anofher
good year's work under William Vogler who
foolc office in May, I937. As presidenf he
presided af fhe weekly assembly and acfed
as ex-officio member of fhe sfancling com-
miffee of fhe council.
The council, composed of fwenfy-fwo
members who represenf The various clubs
and organizafions of fhe school, affempfs
fo increase sfudenf responsibilify in school
acfivifies. Any oufsfanding acfivify or
funcfion of fhe sfudenfs affer school hours
has fo be aufhorized by fhe council. If
handles fraffic, sanifafion, discipline. and
honor problems wifh fhe advice of fhe
faculfy sponsors, Miss Parlc and Mr. Hillman,
and fhe principal.
The l-lonor and Discipline commiffee,
composed of Millicenf de Buffs, George
Gompf, Boyd Myers, and William Vogler, is
fhe mosf responsible commiffee of fhe coun-
cil. Any person disregarding fhe sfandarcls
of honor and discipline is broughf before
This commiffee. Affer careful considerafion
of fhe case, fhe commiffee malces a recom-
mendafion as fo fhe punishmenf. The sfu-
denf in quesfion is given opporfunify fo
defend himself and if, in fhe opinion of fhe
commiffee, he iusfifies his acfions, fhe case
John Spiffle, as chairman of fhe Traffic
Commiffee wifh Billy Came, assisfanf, has
efficienfly handled fhe manifold fraffic
problems fhaf an enrollmenf of l,4-OO sfu-
denfs presenfs. Under fhe direcfion of fhe
'rraffic commiffee a fhousand sfudenfs can
be seafed in fhe audiforium in approximafely
fhree minufes. In fhe four minules alloffed
fo fhe changing of classes fhe sfudenf body
moves fwo floors wifh liffle congesfion.
Cooperafing wifh fhe Cify Police Deparf-
menf fhe commiffee has affempfed fo puf
a sfop fo sfudenfs' hifch-hiking from school.
Losl and found arficles are reporled lo
lhe Losl and Found Cornmillee ol fha
council, headed lhis year by l-lazel Pidelle.
For some lime lhese arricles are lepl and
can be claimed by lhe owners. ll, aller a
reasonable lenqlh of lime rhey are nor
claimed, an auclion is conducled by lhe
commilfee. Receipls from lhe auclion go
info a lloalirq fund for The QC'1GViil use ol
rhe Sludenl Council.
The Caleleria commillee, Richard Burrell,
Chairman, ralies Charge of 'rhe Qaleleiia dur'
ing lhe four lunch periods. ll encourages
lhe sludenl body fo conducl ilsell in an
orderly way in order lhal lhe caleleria may
accommodale a maximum number of slu-
denfs salislaclorily, The Sanihdlion commil-
fee, composed ol Ellen Rammel and Warren
Flelcher, worlcs wilh lhe Caleleria commil-
lee in lceepinq 'rhe fables and halls free from
Al announcemenls or adyerlisemenls pul
on lhe bullelin boards musf lirsl be olcayed
by Sarah Yales who has been in charge of
'rhal phase ol council aclriyily. By means of
this censorship all unnecessary nolices are
eliminaled and the bullelin boards calch 'rhe
casual eyes of The passers-by.
Due lo lhese acliviries of lhe Siudenl
Council, our school lile has been improved.
ll'-e school should recoqnize lhis excellenl
worlc and cooperalion and should conqralu-
lale The members of lhis orqanizalion.
The mechanism of flwe Sludenf Council in aclion-moniloring
'flue cafeferia, supervising s:l'1ool's sanifalion, and direcling flue
Ave ATque Vale!
SodaliTas LaTine-socieTy in LaTin-has had
an excepTionally good Time This year. Reor-
ganized under The supervision oT Mrs. l-TuTTo,
iTs sponsor, iT now has Tour secTions.
The ArTs and Models secTion has been occu-
pied in TransTorming clay inTo miniaTure models
of The Roman household uTensils. One member
of This secTion, Anna Fagelson, has Turned in
several pieces oT soap sculpTure-one, a model
oT Hercules holding up The world Tor ATlas.
The CloThing secTion dressed dolls in The
Tashions worn by Romans during The heighT OT
The Roman Empire. Some of The group Tried
Their hand aT armor.
The ConsTrucTion secTion builT a model
Roman home wiTh The aTrium and perisTyle as
seen in every Roman house and imiTaTion
mosaics on The walls.
The Miscellaneous secTion handled The busi-
ness oT The club and planned Tield Trips.
AlTogeTher, The "T'raTres eT sororesu have
Tilled Their calendar wiTh all sorTs oT inTeresTing
Vera Ban-eTT , , , ,. , Presidenf
MilTon DavenporT ,, Vice-Presidenf
Mary Fox Allgood . . . . . Secreiary-Treasurer
Slarfing firsT'row from lefl' To riglih D. Harrison, H. Croclelf, B. Carfer, F. Cornell,
P. Hoffman, Wm. Taylor, M. L. Carfer, M. Davenporf, V. Berreif, R. Bonarnarfe,
J. Klienfelcler, J. Ticer, D. Moon, J. Cobun, D. Waring, S. Williamosly, E. Beary
P. Orr, F. Good, E. Herndon, B. King, M. Sandberg, E. Porier, M. Prince, K. Barn
hill, E. Dove, N. L. Tucker, D. Wade, N. Hall, L. Mills, J. Robinson, J. Woodson
J. Riddick, B. Gahagan, F. Auslander, L. Dornberger, J. Easfman, D. Burlie, P. Avery
L. Mess, B. Kiger, B. Lanham, G. Hollevay..N. Kemper, C. Pulzone, S. Mercer
E. Greenen, B. J. Godbey, B. Pills, A. Fegelson, D. Ninnemen B
D. Caslle, M. Jacobson, Wm. Smilh, B. McLeacl,
V. Jones, H. Fisher.
Le Cercle Francais Presenfed
Presiden? Charles Biondi
Vice-Presiden+ Jacl: Aiicheson
Secrefary Howard Hoddick
Treasurer Winifred Gregory
Sponsor Miss Park
The members ol The French Club spenl guile
a lime frying fo decide on an insignia for The
Club. Afler some deliberalion They chose rhe
Fleur-de-Lis, The nalional symbol of France.
Nexl They wenl lo worlr lo secure corre-
spondenfs abroad. They have Them in Belgium,
France, and French Colonies. All correspond-
ence is carried on in French.
The lalier parl of April Miss Parlc presenied
an original French play wriifen by Edirh Cuson.
lf was The slory ol a doling lalher and his only
child, a pampered girl, Adoree. The girl 'Tell in
love wirh a school Teacher, Pierre. Papa seri-
ously obiecled because Pierre was so poor,
and he gave Pierre The "Never darken my
door" speech. Pierre, affer being pul our,
soon relurned wirh The informaiion fhal he had
won an academy award. lmrnediarely, Papa
accepfed him as a sonfin-law and all ended
blissfully. The play was presenled eniirely in
French. The masrer ol ceremonies lranslaled if.
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ar . uson, . Maigrel, M. de Bulls, H. Hoddicli, K. Clark,
W gory, J. Burgess, R. Phillips, J. Aifchescn. C. Biondi, A.
M Dermolf, J. Jackson, Mis: Farlis, E. Sheads, M, Sludds, R. Miller,
r- N , fs ,,4,gi.,,,,,,,4 4- ,,,..... i C-L,.l,. .... L: n ni...i..J A c....L., c
F'-71:11. jr - - if
S. Yalas, A. DeCoss, T. Whiflemore, M. Owens, A. Gills, B. Weadon, R. Nalls,
J. Bradley, C. Topping, D. Tolberf, E. Simpson, R. Mandelson, A. Bourn, N. Sullivan,
M. Gemeny, L. Bowman, D. Bellwood, T. Murphy, W. Karricker, S. Meeks, B. Harring-
lon, W. O'NeiI, H. Snyder, B. Brown, C. Dodd, D. Lewis, E. Mervine, J. Spiffle,
J. Morris, G. Welch, D. O'NeiI, P. Ellis, B. Kalland, C. Saum, R. Filzgerald, D. Ham-
mond, D. Harrison, Wm. Harris.
SPANISH CLUB WINS FIRST PRIZE
Yes, for once a scandal comes in for lirsi place. "The
Scandal" was a slci+ presented by Ihe Spanish Club al
Sfunl Nighf. I+ was a very clever ski? and look lhe
prize of five dollars, Thus 'rhe club slarled off on a
roundof acfiviiies equaled by few ofher clubs in school.
Jusl before Thanksgiving Ihe club gave a Bingo
Parry and a Turkey was won by a high school sludeni,
Dick English. Ofher luscious looking cakes and pies
Every spring the Spanish Club has a picnic. The
s+uden+s always look forward fo Ihe picnic, because if
is a pleasanl surprise as fo where 'rhey will go and wha?
Ihey will do.
The Spanish Club rneelings have unusually well-
balanced programs. Spanish songs are sung, Spanish
cusloms and manners are discussed, wiih The inieni of
sfimulafing inleresi in Spain and Ihe sludy ol Spanish.
Every year ihe Spanish Club sends siudenis io
pariicipafe in Ihe siaie confesl held for high school
siudenls' abilify in speaking Spanish.
Presidenl ..,,....,... .. .....,
Sfudenf Council Represenfafive
Presidenf .. ,. .
Vice-Presidenl , , ,
Secrelary ,, .. , , .
Treasurer . .,,. . ,
Sluden? Council Re presenlalive
Sponsor ..,...,,, , ..
,, Warren O'NeiI
.. Sarah Yale:
,, . .. .Pierce Ellis
, .. . Miss Anduiar
silvor dollar history club
Silver Dollar Hislory Club Enriches Classes
George Washinglon really slarled some-
'rhing when he lhrew lhal "Silver Dollar" across
lhe Rappahannock. This "deed ol daring" was
The inspiralion lor lhe name ol a club com-
posed ol sludenls ol l-lislory Seven, Hislory
Eight or Polilical Civics. ll was organized as
an enlerlaining yel educalional parallel To
The club programs have been devoled lo
lhe life, music, lileralure, enlerlainmenl, and
occupalion ol lhe American people, beginning
wilh The lndians and conlinuing lo lhe presenl
Nor only has lhe Silver Dollar l-lislory Club
been aclive in lhis way, bul' il has been aclive
in olher aclivilies around school. They parlici-
paled in Slunl Nighl, securing honorable
menlion for lheir slunl.
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Preiidenl Roberl McGowan
Secrelary-Treasurer Agnes Henderson
Sponsor .. Mrs. Elgin
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A. Henderson, E. Sheads, M. Kidd, O. Pullman, M. Cope,
M. Alexander, E. Hudson. A. DeCoss, P. Orr, F. Good, C. F I E R I
D. O'Neil, Mrs. Elgin, K. Jacobs, V. mpf, W. rd, Wm. B ll D H
J. Lowe, J. Allen, S. Meelzs, R. cGowan, . Ayers,iJ. Mil lv II E M
B. Hennage, A. Jefferies. , '
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tlleodore ficklin literary society
Hs, D. Ayres, A. DeCc:s, Miss Ficilin, A. Chichesier. M. Thomas
E K g D H on, R. Luclreff. Jr., A. Brayshaw, A. Fagelson, J. Lowe, R. Mendel
h S Meek A. Brown, R. McGowan, E. Mervine.
The Theodore Ficlrlin Li'I'erary Sociefy
Dafes from I9I I
The Theodore H. Ficlclin Lilerary Sociefy has
been in exisfence almosf from +he lime- of 'rhe
organizalion of lhe old Alexandria High School
in'l9l l. ln ifs galaxy of membership have
been many of fhe brighfesf slars in 'rhe High
I+ has always sfood for culfure and +he besf
lhings in school life. Acquainlance wifh lhe
besl in lileralure has been ils aim, while occa-
sional debales, slcils, and liferary sfudies of an
amusing nalure have lighfened fhe deeper
'rones of rhe programs.
Always eagerly anlicipafed and enfhusias-
'rically parficipaied in have been, the spring
and fall picnics wifh Miss Kroes Ficlclin af
"Ficlelia," her liHle place on The Pofomac.
This is Miss Ficlrlin's lasl' year as sponsor, as
she refires from lhe 'reaching profession al' +he
close of lhis session. She has been l'he club's
menlor and guide for many a year.
Keeling Jacobs ..,.,,. ,,,,,..,,,,..........,, .,...,,.... P residenf
Richard LucIreH.., ,,..,,..,, ,..., ...,.,,,,. ..,... V i c e-Presideni'
Ann DeCoss ,,,,..,,,,, ,,......... S ecreiary-Treasurer
The Biology Club is ouT To beauTiTy The
school. They have sfarfed a garden in The rear
oT The school. They have pIanTed hardy peren-
nials ThaT won'T have To be loolced aTTer during
BUT This is noT The Tull exTenT of The Club's
acTiviTies. lTs work runs parallel To The Biology
Classes oTTered in school. SomeTimes The sTu-
denTs go more deeply inTo a subiecT Than They
have Time Tor in classes. All The maTerials in
The Biology deparTmenT are aT The Club's dis-
posal, Thus iT is enabled To do advanced work.
President ,, , ,, , ,,,, .,,,,, , , , Rosemary Phillips
Vice-PresidenT , , , ,,,, Bobby Gahagan
Secrefary, , , , ,, , Elizabeih Leachman
SergeanT-aT-Arms ,, u..,, ,..PeTe McConnell
Sponsor ,, , , , , ,, Miss Florance
C. Van Middleswodh, S. Mercer, B. Galuagan, A. Gallallan, W G g y R
son, E. Caporalaffi, M. J. Jonas, A. Bohlayer, V. Wright A. K d
H. Russell, R. Kransfelder, F. Gearharf, J. Cobean, E. Leachma M Will d
W- . ,A
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THE COMMERCIAL CLUB DOES MUCH
OF SCHOOL CLERICAL WORK
The Commercial Club is one of lhe newesl of
G. W. H. S. I+ is composed oi abou? for-ly members
of rhe Commercial Deparlmenf and is sponsored by
Miss Ruby Crumley. The club meels fwice a monlh in
Room ZI4, wi+h lhe following officers presiding:
Presidenl' .,,,..,,,,,,,,,,,,, A ,,,.,,,,,,,..,,,,,,,,,.,,.,.s,, Doris Padgell
Vice-Presidenl' , ,,..,,,, ,,,.,,, . ., .,,,.... Ellen l-lunier
Secrefary-Treasurer ,,,,,. ,.,,....,.,.,,,,,,.,...,,...... B elsy Lilaker
The purpose of 'rhis club is To acquainl lhe commer-
cial sludenfs wilh The ways and means of rhe business
world. This purpose is carried our by 'rhe program
commillee al' each meeiing.
The program commiiiee infroduces various spealcersg
such as Mr. Ellioll of Sfrayer's College and ihe cham-
pion lypisi, Mr. Soucelr. Shori slciis are given lo show
'rhe correcr and incorrecl way 'ro apply for a job.
Various sfudenls give shorl iallcs on The ways and means
of The business world, wha? a good secrelary musl
know and clo, and lhe advanlages of faking a business
The club has cerlain duiies, alfhough ihey are classi-
fied as dulies oi 'rhe Commercial Deparlmenl. The
sludenls do all The ryping for lhe journalism classes,
scripls for plays, and various reporls of differeni'
The mos? imporlanl aclivily of fhe club is 'rhe edifing
of rhe Commercial Club Paper every monfh. The
paper conrains news of inferesl lo lhe business depart-
menl and records of lhose who have passed business
accomplishmenl resfs. The srafi includes:
Edilor ,,.,.,,,,,,.....,.....,,. .,,.......................,.... B ersy Lifalrer
Assisfanf Ediior .,... ............. D oris Padgeff
Manager .............. . ,..... ..Sara Jean Moss
home econolnics club
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Home Economics Club
Wishes fo Befier Social Conditions
The l-lome Economics Club was organized
al lhe beginning ol The sernesler under lhe
sponsorship of Mrs. Parker, rhe sewing reacher.
The obieclives for The year as sialed by lhe
secrefary, Marsland Penn, are as follows:
I. The club will have lhree sub groups.
Namely, lhe knilling, crocheiing. and sewing
2. A chairman appoinied from each group
will worlc wilh Mrs. Parker.
3. Once every lwo mon+hs all The groups
will gaiher for a program wiih +he enleriain-
menl cornmiflee in charge.
4. The lcnilring and crocheiing groups will
meel on Tuesday and The sewing group on
The Clubs rnain desire is ro promore belier
The Sewing Club presenled a very original
and novel s+un+ for Slunl Night I+ was enfifled
The Dance of ihe Dolls. They were luclcy in
'raking second place-a prize of 52.50.
Presidenl ,, JaneHe Brown
Vice-Presidenf , , , India Walkin:
Secrefary-Treasurer Marsland Penn
Sponsor , Mrs. Parker
The Club in various acfiviiies.
the library club
Georgie Embrey ,A,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,A,A Presidenf
Charlofle Spiflle ...,.....,,...,, Vice-Presidenl'
Mhrvis DsMoll ....,.,. Secretary-Treasurer
Jessica Callahan, ,Represeniaiive io
M. L. Dinwiddie . Librarian-Sponsor
The Bookhounds, ihe Library Club of 'rhe George Washingion High School, is ihis year four years old!
The club was organized in I934, in fhe former Alexandria High School. The aim and purpose of 'rhe organi-
zaiion is: "To cooperaie aciively and assisf in ihe library . . . +o familiarize all siudenfs wiih fhe library
and iis services, and 'ro add fo 'fhe volume and conienf of fhe library ihrough beneficiary ac'rivi+ies." Sfudenl'
assisianrs are in lhe library ai regular hours +o learn rouiine work. The library and club aciivilies are publi-
cized by siudenf reporfer, and by ariicles on 'fhe school page of ihe local paper.
Club Finishes Firrl' Semesier
Wilh ihe growing curreni enfhusiasm in 'rhe ar+ of phofography, a need was fel? for a Phoiography club
in +he school aciiviiies. This club, now finishing i+s firs+ semesier of organizafion, has purchased equipmeni
and sei up a dark room for piciure developing and had guesf speakers on various subiecfs.
Working wiih 'rhe foundaiion knowledge acquired +his ferm, 'rhe club hopes fo go info more 'rechnical
phoiography, and io serve The school in collaborafion wilh 'rhe "The Compass" and ihe school paper.
Plreiidenfg. .,...,.....,,,, ,.,., R oberi Shumway
Vice-Presldenl' ....,,,o,u,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, Pierce Ellis
S8Crelary-Treisurer ..,...,,,,,,,, Lewis Porler
Spbnior ......,,,....,,...... .......... M iss Buhner
. ViCe-P,-esidenf Secreiary Treasurer
JGHICG Cha,-le, SCOH- , Eleanor King Harrief Herndon
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Worden, H. Clark, E. King, M. Worden, J. Maiheny, R. Craig.
B Varnell, J. Lowe, A. Brown, P. Irby, H. Herndon, D. Mmgm, J. Huff.
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Janice Mafheny as"'Miss G. W. High"
Pep Club Puncfuafes Year Wiih
Many Brillianf Acfivifies
WiTh "Arch" McDonald, sporTs commenTaTor of WJSV, as ToasTmasTer and WalTer
Johnson of baseball piTching Tame as guesT speaker aT The annual TooTball banqueT held in
December, The Pep Club climaxed a fall of brillianT acTiviTy. ATTending The banqueT were
The TooTball squad, school board. council, TaculTy and special Triends of The Team which
ToTaled over Three hundred people. Mr. Ma kie and his cohorTs wiTh a memorable Turkey
dinner sTarTed The ball rolling. Near The close of The banqueT Mr. Page Waller, chairman
of The school board, presenTed The squad members wiTh monogrammed sweaTers.
As The Tinal TeaTure Jimmy Michelbach's orchesTra broke inTo The Tamiliar sTrains OT
"SweeT VarsiTy Sue." AT The wesT end of The caTeTeria gaThered The pick of G. W.'s pul-
chriTude and populariTy, six girls, each represenTing an ouTsTanding Virginia Class A fooT-
ball Team. These six girls had been selecTed by a school ballot The one wiTh The largesT
voTe To be Miss G. W. l-ligh. Evelyn Redman, Eleanor King, Norma WhiTe, Judifh Bradley
and ElizabeTh Jones, each represenTing an opponenT of our Team lasT season sfeppecl for-
V Walfer Johnson speaking To The guesfs aT A crowd wiTl1 S6I'i0US lf1lef1fi0nS if
The fooTball banquet Mr. Malkie's Turkey dinner.
the pep club
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Pep Club dance following The fooTball banquet
ward as The Boys Glee Club sang. As The Glee Club came To The Tinal score oT The melody
Janice MaTheny appeared as "Miss G. W. l-ligh" carrying yellow chrysanThemums and smil-
ing aT The applauding audience. The bangueT was Tollowed by a dance in The gym.
Those aTTending sTunT nighT on November 5, anoTher Pep Club program, recall iT wiTh
pride as The besT organized and mosT enTerTaining one on record. The packed audiTorium
was royally enTerTained Tor Three hours. The Spanish Club skiT won TirsT prize and The
Economics Club second.
And sTill anoTher occasion under The sponsorship oT Miss PraTT's crowd was a sporTs
dance Tollowing The NewporT News TooTball game. WiTh The guesTs coming in Trom The
game in sweaTers and sporT cloThes, The inTorrnaliTy Turnished a genial aTmosphere. The
NewporT News boys reporTed back home They had never beTore been accorded such hos-
piTaliTy. Then, There was a snake dance and rally The nighT beTore Thanksgiving.
G. W. High will noT soon TorgeT The epidemic oT blue and gold skull caps wiTh which The
Pep Club inoculaTed The sTudenT body in The Tall. WiTh hundreds oT bobbing caps and wav-
ing banners and brighT chrysanThemurns The cheering secTion was The nucleus oT more real
pep and school spiriT Than was ever known. This mighT well be considered The club's mosT
noTeworThy accomplishmenT. ki, I 1
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The w,,.,ne,., of me Mm 5 1 , " ' Mr. Waller presenfing The covefed "G.-W.'
confesfn r f 4 I ' To The foofball squad.
K' ff' 'fi x
1 1 ' K
Cheer Leaders Play Big ParT in
6. W. Pep
A sharp, crisp dayl Crowds cheering!
Miss l-lundley huddled up on The end oT a
b h . . . Henry Clark, head oT The
cheerleaders, running To Miss l-lundley Tor
. . d
direcTions . . . linernen running up an
down The sidelines . . . buT above all The
h rleaders in Their crisp whiTe uniTorms
and whiTe sweaTers wiTh Their blue and
gold G. Wfsl
All during The TooTball season The cheer-
leaders could be seen like This. BuT They
didn'T sTop here. They could be seen
again all during baskeTball season leading
cheers beTween halves.
T uTs were held aT The beginning oT
The year Tor cheerleaders. So many
' d h ve
Turned ouT ThaT They decide To a
Senior, Junior, Sophomore. and Freshman
ou s Six were chosen Tor The Senior
group-Eleanor King, Janice lvlaTheny,
' 'l B , l-lenry
Harr1eT l-lerndon, Gai rown
Clark, and MilTon DavenporT.
Miss l-lundley Trained The Senior cheer-
leaders. They composed new ye s an
erTecTed old ones. Each Senior cheer,
lgader in Turn was puT in charge oT a grougyy
l n The groupyfas
oT The lower cassme . Q
' 'l JN
whole worked TaiThTully and neypf! are
To show up Tor a game. fbr tl' LA if
"HiT Highl" Sophomore c eer ee ers. l
"P R E S-I-D-E-N-T-S
Cheer and more cheerl The whole squ
Thal' final word from Miss Hun y
"Come seven-come eleven!" Freshmen h l
S. J. Moss
Drama+ic Club Calendar Marked by Many lnnovalions
Aciiviiy wiih a red leller "A" mighl well describe 'rhe Dramaiic Club during 'lhis session.
Hs accomplishmenfs fall inio fhree lieldsg namely acling, s+uden'r diredinq, and scenery de-
' ' ur on - ' " "
igning. lls calendar shows lo
'Wisdom Teeih " "Dioqenes
eacl play produciuons, Where ihe Cross ls Made,
fo " " " -
Secreiary and The Boor, and Two 'rhree acl
plays, "Grin and Bear I+" and '
Miss Jones and Miss
one of fhe Three-acl plays
"The Boer" which was C
loifesville. Nancy Payne
Under Mrs. Ellen
charge of all
gralulaied on lhis
Gilleiie, and Peier
Shylock Biondi ol?
harge of produciion, each one direciing
Jarvis Builer direcled Anfon Chelchov's
play io enier The Sfaie Con+es1'ai'Char-
comedy, 'Wisdom Tee+h."
igned and execufed ihe building of se+s, +oolc
d eiclecis. The siudenls who should be con-
Joseph Williamowslcy, William Dunclcel, Roberr
"Grin and Bear I+."-Scenes from "The Ghosf Train."
"Grin and Bear ll"
Resume: A comedy dealing wilh unsophis-
licaled youlh as il llullers uncerlainly on lhe
wings ol sixleen. George and Terry Mclnlyre
as played by Charles Biondi and Nancy Payne
are lhe problem children who logelher wilh
lhe olher members ol lhe casl provide
momenls ol lenseness as lhey work oul lheir
adolescenl problems. Belly Worsham again
lurns in a delighllul performance as Prudence,
lhe vamp, who lells George he is loo young.
Fealure: Oulslanding lor lwo lhings-lhe
consislenl line acling ol Charles Bioncli and
lhe lovely sels made by Mrs. Ellen King.
George Mclnlyre ..,.,,,, ,,......,, C harles Biondi
Terry Mclnlyre .,,.,,,,.,,......,.,.,,.,,, Nancy Payne
Prolessor Mclnlyre ,,,,..,,,....,,,,,....,, John Walker
Mrs. Mclnlyre ,,,,,,s,..,,,..s,,.,.. Mary Eox Allgood
Prudence Darling .,.,......,,,.,.,..... Belly Worsham
Olhers in lhe casl were lmogene Shepp-
herd, Judilh Bradley, James Baker, Dick
English, Brownie Varnell, Burder Alhey, Henry
Clark, Jarvis Buller, Eslher Leachman, and
"The Ghosl Train"
Resume: The lale ol lhis famous myslery-
comedy is woven aboul an old legend ol a
phanlom locomolive lhal comes sweeping
lhrough lhe nighl quiel ol lhe peacelul village
ol Rockland, Maine, leaving dealh in ils wake.
Suspense predominales in lhis weird lale ac-
companied by plenly ol lun supplied chielly
by Charles Biondi in lhe seemingly ridiculous
role ol an Englishman who proved lo be a
Scolland Yard deleclive. Cornelia Alllriend
lurned in anolher excellenl comedy porlrayal
as Miss Bourne, lhe spinsler. Oulslanding
among lhe resl ol lhe very good characleriza-
lions were William Dunckel as lhe old slalion
masler and Ellen l-lunler as a very dramalic
member ol a dope smugglers' ring.
Fealure: The almosl perlecl coordinalion
of aclors, sound ellecl men, eleclricians,
indeed everyone who was connecled wilh lhe
Teddie Beaken ...,.,..
Saul Hodgkin ......,,..
Miss Bourne .....,,,.,..... ,
Charles Murdock ,,,....
Elsie Winlhrop .......,,,.
Richard Winlhrop .,.,..,..
Julia Price ...,.......,
Herberl Price ,,,....., ....
John Slerling .,...,.
Claude Van Valenburg
Two slloh from "Gr'ln and Bear ll.
Www Mya ce'
K contestants' club
Miss Diclinson, M. CoHer, J. Powell, M. Wolcofi, V..WrigM, V. Gompf, E. Jonas.
E. Sfrofher, F. Ea le . uson . risnnic . imm ' ' '
g , E C , H P l, B K el, Miss Gambrill, Miss Reynolds,
G. Brown, D. Caroll, J. Brown, T. Summers, M. de Buffs, M. McEvan, W. Vogler,
H. Siewaif, L. Johnson, B. Bond, E. Shereh, G. Giamrnafforio, W. Burrell. D. Lewis,
J. Foster, R. Marshall, J. Monroe, S. Meals E. Rarnmell, V. Gould.
Confesfanfs' Club Composed of Six Deparimenfs
The Confesianis' Club is one of ihe older
of The school's aciiviiies. The spiril oi com-
peiiiion is one of man's oldesi characleris-
lics, and if is well represenied in G. W.l
There are six seciions in 'rhe Club. Each
one is a beehive of aciiviiy when coniesi
+ime approaches, for ihere are preliminary
and eliminary coniesis 'ro be passed before
The winning conieslani or ariicle may be
semi' 'ro Fredericksburg or Charloiiesville.
The Spelling Club mei every single Tues-
day land somefimes Fridaysll and spun our
words and words and words,-long ones,
shorf ones, caichy ones, and Ediih Cuson
won and was seni io Charloiiesville.
The Public Spealcing Club declaimed
meriioriously, and John Spirlle and Elizabeih
Sfrofher were senf +o Charloiiesville.
The Debaiing Club argued furiously, "wi+h
commendable a++en+ion" 'ro expression and
siance. Lynnhursf Johnson, De Fores+ Lewis,
and William Birrell - aiiirmaiive - and
George GiammaHorio, Haven Siewarf, and
The Reading Club wem' aboui wifh mys-
ierious boolcs, and read in low underiones
aboui everyfhing. Readers Virginia Gould
and James Rixey were selecled as ihe year's
Sheri siories and poems flooded Miss
Kiracofe's deslc from all poinis fill she could
be seen af lunch 'rime vaguely waving a
manuscripl in one hand and a sandwich in
ihe ofher. Virginia Gould won fhe shori
s'rory coniesf wiih a Chinese siory enfifled
'Goong-Shi-Fai-Se," and Elizabeih Jones
won ihe poeiry coniesi' wiih "May,"
5 3 ri Winners
wifi! ,kj X Sfancling: G. Giammafiorio, W. Birrell, L. Johnson, V. Bond, H. Sfuarf, D. Lewis
' Q Debaiing. Sealed: J. SpiHle, Public Speaking: E, Sfroflier, Public Spealingg E. Jones
5 dy Poshyg E. Cuson, Spelling: V. Gould, Reedingg J. Rfxey, Reading.
of Differenf Seciions
Sfending: B. Birrell, L. Johnson, E. Sfrofher, V. Bond, G. Giammaiiorio.
Soahd: V. .Gould E. Cuson, E. Rammel.
girls' glee club
Pres.-M, Sellers V.-P.-Eslher Leachman
Sec,-U. Ban-eH Trees.-M. L. Carle:
. 'vmzreva' an
G. W. Glee Clubs Prove Popular
The Girls' Glee Club meelings held lwice a
weelc, on Tuesday and Thursday during 'rhe
lasl half ol lhe lour+h period, have been
enlhusiaslically aflended. Many classical and
popular songs have been learned for fhree-
The Norwich Glee Club of Vermonl honored
'rhe G. W. l-ligh Glee Clubs by appearing
here al G. W, while on fheir annual four.
The Norwich Universily Glee Club presenfed
a concert and laler in lhe allernoon a Tea
Dance was given by lhe Universily Orcheslra.
The money raised was used lo help pay lor The
concerl grand piano.
The Glee Clubs were inviled lo parlicipale
in a radio program sponsored by lhe Alexan-
dria Chamber ol Commerce. The boys sang
lhe ever popular favorile, "Tramp, Tramp,
9'Trarnp," and The girls sang, "On Vlfings ol
q.9x Song." Broadcasling was a novel experience.
Lasl Chrislmas fhe Glee Clubs went carol-
ing. They sang al lhe Anne Lee Memorial
Horne: af Mr. William's, Superinlendenl of
School: al Mr. Waller's, Chairman ol lhe
School Board, This was lhe Tirsf year The Glee
Clubs had done This.
Menfion should go lo Anile Herndon, The
able and willing accompanisl of bofh Glee
,yoZJ'Af,5M4rtA ffwfww 8 -
'WS' 2lsff:ff:'!'!1,,, i Q W y
Boys' Glee Club Makes Many Appearances
The Boys' Glee Club meT every Tuesday and
Wednesday during l-lomeroom period. There
were abouT TorTy-six members in all. They
sang Tor assemblies and oTher special occa-
sions. They were always well accepTed and
somerimes They were even liked more Than
The Girls' Glee Club and ThaT is saying some-
One oT The TirsT places The boys sang This
year, ThaT is ouTside OT school, was ChrisT
Church, Tor a supper given There. lT is
ThoughT ThaT a number oT people came iusT To
hear The boys. Well, aTTer This They enTer-
Tained aT one place aTTer anoTher: There was
no end To iTl
The Boys' Glee Club sponsored The "SweeT-
hearT ConTesT." .They charged a penny a voTe
and iT didn'T appear To be Too high a price
Trom The number of voTes casT. They were
inviTed To sing aT The FooTball BanqueT. They
surprised everyone by singing a song several
members of The Girls' Glee Club had wriTTen
To The Tune oT "SweeT VarsiTy Sue."
The boys are one sTep ahead oT The girls-
They have a quarTeT and a very good quarTeT
iT is! The members are RoberT Field, Jimmy
Michelbach, Llewelyn Minnigh, and Waller
Dudley. These boys sang aT The February
graduaTing exercises. They sang TirsT a classi-
cal number in keeping wiTh The TormaliTy oT
The program, and Then They sang The TavoriTe
oT This pasT year, "Bei Mir BisT du Schoen."
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. QA. 'V-DVQ
1, - ev
PresidenT ,.,. .,,., ,,., , Thurman Raiford
Vice-PresidenT , . , , ,,,, ,, Nick Cover
PresidenT . ., Jimmy Michelbach
Vice-Presidenl ..,,. ..,,. . ,Harry Enfwisle
Sponsor ................ Mrs. Malone
junior glee club
Pres.-N. l.. Tucker V.-P.-S. Williamowslry
Sec.-A. Williamson Accompanisl' of Glee
Junior Girls' Glee Club
The Junior Girls' Glee Club is a
newly organized one. The members of
lhe Freshman and Sophomore classes
had been complaining because They
were noi allowed io ioin lhe Senior
Girls' Glee Club. Mrs. Malone decided
she would have lo do sornelhing aboui
il, and as a resull lhe Junior Girls' Glee
Club was organized.
These girls are prepared for 'the
Senior Glee Club. They do lwo and
lhree par? singing. They are 'raughl
'rhe fundamenrals of singing, principally
lo read noles, give proper expression,
and 'ro brealhe correcrly.
Songs lhey have learned +his pasl
semesler include: Brahms "Lullaby,"
"By lhe Bend ollhe River," and "Coun-
Presidenlc .A,.. ,,,.,A,, ..,,, N a ncy Lee Tuclrer
Vice-Presidenl ,,,,,,.,, ,--Sara Williamowslry
Treasurer . ,..., Alla Williamson
Sponsor - .,c. ,, nn Mrs. Malone
This Poem Was Selecied As The Besi'
From ihe English Deparfmeni This Year
Peach-frees liff rosyrpeialed, sweei bouqueis
Toward a blue and siainless dome of slcy.
A faini breeze siirs among +he blossom sprays.
Lilacs, cool, while and purple. iower high
O'er shy primroses sheliered in +he grass.
A whisper of fhe fragrance shimrners by
And mel+s away, as dainiy perfumes pass
Info 'rhe clear-as-crysial morning air,
A dreaming couple, lad and genile lass,
Turn happy faces, knowing all is fair-
All life, all ioy, all love surpassing gay.
The lirile winds bear laughfer on The air.
Oh, whai' a lovely monih is blooming lviayl
. . . Elizabeih Jones
lyflf A- -
Jaclc Parlrer Y A Plnylis lrloy
WIHies+ 'l 1- WiHies
My ll Q.,
L- ' V
lfclvbrilivs oi' X
Allan Brown and Elenor King Russel Craig Evelyn Redman
BSS? DSHCHS Besi Dressed Bes+ Dressed
ii Eddie Nowland Millicen+ de BuHes William Vogler
M ,l Popular- M 5l Alhlellc Mosl' lnielligeni Mos? lnifelligenf
IQ l 154,510 faivf
Jimmy Taylor Janice Maflmeny
Besl Looking Mosl Popular, Bes+ Looking
around thc dial
"Thai scene of 'The Boor' was
well done, Jarvis."
9 A. M. "Shand by, please, for
9:20 Thursday, "-a Home in fhe
hear? of fhe hills-."
l2:20 "ls fha! 'ScoHie' coming?"
3:10 in 309, "And iusf hundreds
of wrifeups yef fo doin
9:30 P. M., "May I cu? in, please7
Wa nugr 'W' - .
r. Tyler Mr. Given Mr. Williams
of Bdiebdll Coach of Foofball and Baskeiball Coach of Baslre+ball and Track
G. W.'S ATHLETIC STAFF
Mis Cox Miss Snedegar
Assishnf Coach of Girls' Baslreiball Coach 'if GHS' Bafkefbdl
Young hear+s eager, young
bodies pressing forward-aL
ways 'Forward-+o carry fhe ball
over l'he line-slrong brown
hands clenching il, lussling, husf-
ling. Gleam of lighl' as il' s'l'rilces
a sphere of brown lealher pre-
cariously poised on fhe baslce+'s
edge. Flashing eyes filled wifh
inferesr, pulsing +hroa+s roaring
a keen challenge fo ihe oppos-
ing feam. Fair play. The sharp
craclz of a bel' on fhe begrimed
hide of a ball Thai' leaps spinning
Firsl' Row: Roberf Thomason, Elwood Mervine, Ernesf Harlow, Edyih Cuson,
Capfain Girls' Teamg Jacl Wallace, Caplain Boys' Team: Frank King, Edwin Bohlayar.
Charles Van Midellesworflu.
Second Row: John Barclay, Foresr Hunfg Albert Kinney, Frances Simms, Anna
Fagelson, June Wells, Viola Gompf, Genevieve Sliererh, Richeni, Dollins, Burton
Firsf Lieu+enen+ , ,,,, , ,,,,,,, ,,,,,, , A ,. Marguerile Simpson
Second Lieulenanl , ,,,, ,,,, ,,,,,,,, . , Zora Peylon
Francis Cornell, Harry Korbe, Charles Woodruff, James Haier, Haven Sfowarl,
William Simpson, Virginia Pofhr, Elizabo n, MerriHe Pais, Huberf Oppon-
lieirn, Bsify Logan, Edward Morgan, unius Cobean, Joe Thcimrr, Pefer McConnel.
Recruii lnsfrucior .,,,., ,
, Burion Keiland
Company Caplain-Gladys Schelhorn
Firsl Lieulenanl-Rosie English Second Lieulenanl-Enna Pellengill
Roll: Vivian Blake, Lucille Toombs, Margarel Robinson, Marguerile Bass, Elixabelh
Morris, Barbara Mounl, Morse Sheppard, Thelma Taggarl, Annelle Rumshin, Belly
King, Susie Mercer, Hazel Robey, Kyle Barnhill, Dorella Burle, Hazel Kirchner, Elsie
Brown, Minnie English, Eslelle Robey, Vivian Millan, Jean Easlman, Virginia Hall,
Muriel McCracken, Thelma Taggarl, Calherine Mills, Violel Lannon, Cafherine
Dawson, Lois English, Jerry Reed, Jeanelle Florence, Doris Elliol, Marguerile Fisher,
Virginia Owens, Margie King.
Parades and clubs and special aclivilies, line as lhey are, are nol lhe
chiel obieclives ol lhe Cadel Corps-lar from il. The mosl imporlanl
lealure is lhe ordinary daily drill.
There lhe cadels meel and become lnnil inlo one. From lhere comes
lhe loyally ol lhe corps lo ils slandard ol unily. There humans, being
molded inlo individual personalilies, meel and are broadened by lheir
meeling. Their characlers are slrenglhened, lhey become sell-conlidenl,
lhey acquire poise and heallh-slraighler shoulders, a well-delined gail, a
clearer eye. There lhese humans come lo lcnow a hundred limes beller
lhe rules ol Iile, and lhey gel a hundred limes beller chance lor a level
oulloolc on lhose rules. For lhey are well and correclly laughl lhal, in
order lo give orders, one musl lirsl learn how lo lake lhemy lhal, lo make
a smoolh-running machine, all lhe parls musl coordinale willingly and wilh-
oul heslilalion or lricliong lhal lhe way lo gel along in lile wilh lhe mosl
ease and happiness is lo lind lhe besl melhod ol filling one's sell inlo lhe
world wilh one's fellow-men, and lo hold lo lhal melhod, lorever.
Company Caprain-Edylll Cuson
Firsr Lieuhnanf--Doris Padgeff Second Lieulenanf-Mary Nalls
Roll: Doris Hooe, Mary Hayden, Nancy Payne, Helen Gallalsan, Franc '
Lucille Humes, Elilabefh Kirchner, Anna F-agleson, Frances Andrews, ufh Afhey,
Doroflly Toms, Grace Anderson, Madeline Cline, Muriel Dennis, Iona Newton,
Cafllerine Bryanr, Nancy Wells, Marguerife Noble, Margaref Haney, Lois Pelifl.
Barbara Chasen, Helen Shanks, Bernice Moss, Gloria Tucker, Rachel Embrey, Pearl
Dawson, Rose Hayes, Clara Uron, Barbara Keppel, Gwendolyn Noland, Frances
Pulzone, Kafherine Wine, Clara Robinson.
A well-Trained, healThy, and clean body is simply an index To The mind
and characTer oT The man lor The womanl. Under The miliTary sysTem of
Training aT G. W., much care, ThoughT, and Time are spenl' upon men+al
as upon physical developmenT, To The end ThaT The cadeTs OT The school
may possess a quiclc command of every TaculTy, an orderly and logical
meThocl OT ThoughT, a manly recogniTion of proper auThoriTy, and The
willingness To accepT responsibiliTy.
As The raTher worn phrase goes, "virTue is iTs own reward," for Those
who respond besT and mosT in+eIIigenTly To The Training received become
oTTicers, wiTh The privilege of Training and commanding oThers.
CadeT drill is inTensely inTeresTing To Those who Talce iT wiTh The proper
aTTiTude and Throw Themselves wholehearTedly inTo The process oT Train-
ing. IT becomes a real hardship Tor Them To Tear Themselves away.
ParTicipaTion in parades and oTher such acTiviTies is anoTher source
OT inTeresT To The cadeT, Tor who can deny The Thrill of being a parT oT a
parade? Under The eyes oT Thousands, wiTh The sTirring music of bands
and The rhyThm of marching TeeT, who can help having a springy sTep and
a lighT hearT in Tune wiTh iT all?
Company Capfain-Charles Woodruff
Firsi Lieufenani--Richard Jackson Second Lieufenanf-Roberf Fihgorald
Roll: C. Major, N. Hall, R. Vincenf, E. Mervine, J. Ticar, W. Hardesfer, D. Gardner,
L. Mills, V. Single, J. Behr, W. Linsey, W. Rurnsey, l.. Lennon, J, Shelron, F. Davis,
B. Marlow, W. Smifh, F. Michel, A. Muller, E. Harlow, C. Siine, F. King, E. Bolayer,
J. McLean, B. Parrlow, J. Riddicl, W. Rofhgif, F. Becker, S. Owen, B. McCauley,
P. Levaricl, S. Miller, E. Savage, J. Duron.
The Rifle Team is one of fhe mosf inferesfing phases of
cadef life. Members are insfrucfed in fhe pracfical mefhods
of shoofinq and offen become developed fo an unusual
degree of accuracy in fhe course of insfrucfion. Cornpefifive
rnafches are held wifh ofher fearns, and leffers are awarded
af fhe end of fhe year.
The Sabre Club is composed of fhe boy officers who con-
ducf bofh serious and lighf business af Their meefings.
To fhe Cadef Council, made up of caclef officers appoinfed
by fhe P. M. S. 81 T., is enfrusfed fhe upholding of fhe honor
and spirif of fhe Corps and fhe cusforns and fradifions of fhe
school. Disciplinary maffers are frequenfly referred fo fhe
Council for invesfigafion and recommendafion.
gf ' fvfcllwig, L
Company Clpfain-Thurman Raiford
Firsl LieuTananT-Robsrf Thomson Second Liaulananl-William Bonh
Roll: Barbour Apperson, Gaorga Sclnlhorn, Nevallo Morgan, Robsrf Field, Milion
Davenporf, Howard Hicks, Walhr Sanford, Wallnr Dudley, Dicl Moon, R. Downliam,
P. Hoffman, D. Hammond, A. Mills, W. Pafferson, C. Curiin, B. Voss, R. Sisk,
R. Dollins, C. Lowe. William Taylor, Courfnoy Jewell, William Fosiar, James Gardner,
J. Carroll, J. Turner, W. De Sllva, J. Woodson, N. Bruffy, B. Flalierfy, C. Gorham,
K. Kopp, C. Van Midcllasworfh, J. Moore, J. Waller.
The CadeT Corps oT G. W., besides The main Corps, is
divided inTo branches, including The Band, The Bugle Corps,
The Rifle Team, The Sabre Club, and The CadeT Council.
The Band, organized by CapTain MacKenzie and led by
BandmasTer James Michelbach, has noT only become one oT
The mosT aTTracTive TeaTures oT school liTe, buT has enlivened
The more sober mass of The Corps wiTh iTs colorful presence.
The Bugle Corps Talces care oT The ceremony OT raising and
lowering The Tlags every day, and adds greaTly To The cere-
mony oT The occasion in doing so.
. ,MMM ,
Lil Cade+ Oflicers
'L il i Lieufenanf Mary E. Nalls, Lieufenanf Doris l. Padgeff, Lieufenenf Rosie E. English,
' , X X Cnpiain Dorofhy A. Bolhvood, Lieufenuii Enna M. PeHengiIl, Capfain Edyfh S. Cuson,
. ' ik Lisufenanf Adiufanf Evelyn M. ljigginr Capiain Gladys L. Schelhorn, Lieufenanf
'l K ' Marguarife M. Simpson.
', Addifional officers: Lieufenanl Zora C. Peyfony Capfein Ann A, Carr.
Our Direcfor Forward March Shadow and Subsfance
The advanlages of military fraining and discipline have
been lcnown for cenfuries. The Sparlens of ancien+ Greece
were noled for rheir rigid rules of army and civil life-much
more sfricl and berler-obeyed Than lhose of modern diclalor-
ships, which fry now +o impose These rules on an unwilling
populace. For +ha+ is one of +he main poinls of discipline-if
musl be nof only obedience, buf willing obedience. I+ is only
human for people fo fry io gel by wifhoul doing Things,
rhough fhey are afraid lo disobey. I+ worlcs lhe ofher way,
+007 'rhey will malce a much beiler job of if when They are
wholehearledly inleresled and desirous of cooperaling.
Lieufenanf Reber? L. Thomson, Capfain Charles E. Woodruff, Lieulenanf William H.
Heflin, Capfain Thurman G. llalford, Maior of Ordnance Francis Cornell, Liaulenanl-
Adiufanf Carlfon McCauley, Lieufenanf-Colonel Jack Wallace, Lieufananf Reber? C.
Fihgerald, Capfain-Adiufanf Charles A. Dunn, Maier Charles E. Gompl, Capfain
Haven C. Sfevlarf.
Addifional officers: Lieuhnanf William H. Bonh., Lieulenanf lurdor Afhey,
Lieulenanf Esca H. Crewes, Caphin of Ordnance Billy Simpson, Liaufenanf Arnold
Cover, Caplain Marvin Rowley.
ln 5e""'e'l Rank' Saber Drill ln Proud Array
For praciical inslrucfions in drills and ceremonies, +he
Cade? Corps is organized info a baffalion of boy cadefs and
a balfalion of girl cadeHes. -
The organizafion is under +l1e immediafe command of fhe
Professor of Mililary Science and Taclics. or P. M. S. 8: T..
who is responsible +o fhe Superinfendenl' and Principal for fhe
fraininq and discipline ol flue Corps.
The Cadei' officers and non-commissioned officers, who are
nexf in line of command, are selecled for fheir sclwolasfic
sfandinq, soldierly bearing. good conducf, and efficienl per-
formance of duly.
.1 . -E - U
Roll: Rulh Hancock, Charloffe Hinsley, Lillian Schulh, Frances Harlow, Jacl Rush,
Ludy Minnigh, Huber? Oppenheim, Belly Moran, Billy Logan, .lunius Cobean, Alice
Johnson, Viola Woods, Marion Kefland, Marrirle Pafe, Jacl Kirlcman, June Walls.
Edward Jordan, Rosema,, Renzie, Balgh Pagg Reber? Moran, Elizabeth Sampson,
Emily Freddelh, Vernon Cuson, Virginia rug 0, Virginia Porfer, Edward Morgan,
Dororhy Ninneman. Peler McConnel, Sam Harringfon, Slanley Heflin, Harold Barlow,
Hammond Snyder, Genevieve Sharerfz, Roberl Peabody, Bill Schlag, Dabney Waring,
Dorofhy Lee Wada, Thelma Murphy, William Lovelace, Randolph Jesler, Nancy
Evanx, Bernard Schaffer. Douglas Bruiy, Louise Oppenheim, Paul Hinsley, Anna
Javuey, Jeanne PoHer, Virginia Baaslay, Eddie Moore.
lm i V
R. Ramsey, B. Kefland, C. Van Middlesworlh, H. l-liclcs
Lieuienanr-Colonel Alvin G. Gufensohn
Professor of Milirary Science and Tacfics
c0Pf4i" JUN' B- M5CK"'1i0 Mesfer Sergeanr Marfin H Cue
P. M. S. and T. and Band lnsfrudor A,,i,f,,,y P, M. S. and T
Second Semesfer Fifi' Semlffff Second Semesfer
To 'rhese musf go rne creclif, for Hwe Cadef Corps, looking 'ro +heir
leodership and guidance, has come To wha? I+ is +oday.
Cade' Lieufenan?-Colonel Bernard Ccoi
C0307 M-'io' Frances M. Simms Cade! Lieufenanr-Colonel Jack Wallace
Y Y Second Semester
Flash of whi+e gloves and
clicl: of heels in +he mili+ary
salufe-flue gripping rl1y+l'1ms of
sabres-line upon line of evenly
filfed ri'FIes-gli'H'ering buH'ons,
shining equipment spofless,
blue-gray uniforms-voices of
command-gloved hands swing-
ing in coordinafed movemen'r-
around the dial
lO:30 P, M., "Take a bow for 'The
Ghosf Train,' Miss Hunclleyf'
I2:IO, Mr. Lindsey: "YOU here
9:20, Thursday, "Now l buy all my
lace in Paris!"
3:30. "le+'s vesi a minu+e!"
l2:l0, Cafe: "Gee, bul l'm
3:lO P. M., "Whaf are you doing
wifh 'rhal camera? Oh, go away!"
II'Ik WHOLE CREW',I,I,., Anxbolv'
Boch Row: Cahill, Hernholm, Thomas, Zimmerman, Carne, GraumR0AlTen, ms, Murnane, Lacy.
Third Row: Myers, Angel, Drake, Bourn, McDormof+, Berlrow, Crews, Edmonds, Newland.
Second Row: ScoH, Schelhorne, Garfh, TuH, Heflin, R. Snyder, Enhvisle, Crocker, Grimm, Armlfrong
Froni' Row: Read. Tull, Waller, Moriarfy, J. Payne, Robinson, Cline, E. Snyder, Bonh, O'Brien.
Final Slandings in Sfafe Race
School Won Losr Tied
6 John Marshell . .. .. 6 Pefersburgh High School . ,, ,, . 7 0 0
I3 Lane High School ,. , 0 Thomas Jefferson lllichmondl . ,, , . 4 2 0
0 Pehvrsburg .. 32 George Washingfon lAlexandrial , 3 2 I
72 Nelional Training........ 0 Andrew Lewis lSeleml , , 3 2 0
59 lloosevelf 0 John Marshall lllichmondl .. ,. . 3 3 l
7 Newporf News 0 Thomas Jefferson llloanolrel . , ,, 3 3 0
6 Hamplon , , 0 Glass High lLynchburgl . 3 3 0
0 Hopewell ,, 20 Hopewell High School.. .. . 3 3 0
0 Fredericksburg . ,, . I4 Maury High lNorfollml . 3 3 0
6 Washinglon 8: Lee.,.... , .. I9 Hampfon High School ,, . , 3 3 0
--- - G. Washingfon lDanvillel 2 2 0
H19 YI W. Wilson lPorIsmoufhl , . 2 4 0
Newporf News High .. . 0 3 2
Lane High lCharloI'fesvillel . .. O 6 0
Ticer and Worden
Warren "Beano" O'NeiI
Dove Afound End Heflin Boofing One Againsf N. T. S
On 'rhe lirsr of Seprember lorry odd candidales, among whom were
'rhe leftermen from lasi year's Team, numbering an even dozen in all, and
fourreen members of an excepfionally good "Javee" eleven, reporfed To
Coaches Given and Williams, eager 'ro begin 'rraining for fhe mosf difliculf
schedule which any foolball 'ream bearing rhe Blue and Gold of G. W. has
These boys engaged in 'rwof 'ro lhree-hour worlc-ours rwice a day unril
The opening of school on rhe ninlh of Seprember. ln 'rhis way The boys
were in "A"-one condilion when rhe whisrle blew for fheir opening game
wi+h 'rhe John Marshall Jusrices in Richmond on The fwenry-liffh of
During rhese early drills if was quire evidenl 'rhaf we would have a
ream which could hold ils head high in any company. The new members
were filling fhe holes lefr in rhe line-up by graduarion unfil if was evidenl'
lhar we had moulded fogefher a winning combinarion.
The "Presidenrs" opened fhe season by earning a 6-6 lie wifh 'rhe
highly 'fouled John Marshall eleven of Richmond. This game was one of
'rhe besf exhibirions of loolball displayed by rhe George Washingfon
aggregarion all year and really boosfed Their sfoclc as dangerous con-
Tension in fhe Line Lacey Takes a Spill
ln-an l I '
Burrell Ready To Receive One from Cenler
Tenders Tor The sTaTe TiTle held b HampTon High School. Alexandria
TirsT saw The PresidenTs in The newly consTrucTed aThleTic Tield, under arc
lighTs, and before an esTimaTed crowd oT 6,500 deTeaTed a sTrong Lane
High Team Trom CharloTTesville, I3-O.
The TirsT deTeaT of The season was suTTered aT The hands of The power-
Tul "Crimson Wave" Trom PeTersburgh High School by a score of 32-O.
lncidenTally, The Pefersburgh conTingenT laTer won The Class A TiTle wiTh-
ouT The loss of a single game. The Team scored iTs mosT decisive margin
oT vicTory Tor This and any oTher year in The hisTory of The school aT The
expense of The NaTional Training School-72-O. The Blue and Gold
conTinued Their winning ways wiTh a 59-0 deTeaT over RoosevelT High
School of WashingTon.
The PresidenTs goT back in The sTaTe race wiTh a 7-O vicTory over The
shipbuilders of NewporT News High School. The defending champions
oT The sTaTe TiTle, The HampTon High "Crabbers." were The nexT vicTims
oT The PresidenTs by The close score of 6-O. OT The Three games remain-
ing on The schedule. all were dishearTening losses-TirsT aT The hands oT a
decided underdog, The "Blue Devils" oT Hopewell High, by a score oT
20-O. The Yellow JackeTs of Fredericksburg High sTung The PresidenTs
To The Tune oT I4-O, and lasT, our old rivals, The "LiTTle Generals" oT Wash-
ingTon G Lee High, Took The Given-coached organizaTion inTo camp by a
score of I9-6.
ln all 'Fairness To The Team. iT should be said ThaT This Team had one oT
The hardesT schedules OT any Alexandria school which has ever Taken To
The held. And in The games ThaT really counTed-games againsT sTaTe
opponenTs-our boys usually came ouT on Top. They won undispuTed
possession of Third place among The TourTeen Class A Teams compeTing
Tor The Championship of The STaTe.
Packed STands and 60 MinuTes of Thrills and Spills Againsf W. and L.
Top Row: Norion, Drale, Allen, Grauman, Murrnana, Crews, Bourn,
Moser, Reed, Coach WI lmms.
Row: Williams, Myers, Tull, Fisk, B H Came, Mesh,
Dormif, Cahill, Fngelson, Harnlnolm.
The George Waslwinglon Junior Var-
sily, or "Vice President" under Hue
capable fufelage of "Jeff" Williams,
played iusf flwree games-bea+ing +l1e
Waslwinglon 8: Lee Javees I8-O and los-
ing To lhe Episcopal Javees lwice by
llwe respec+ive scores of 2-O and I2e7.
Mos? of "JeFf's" malerial was raw and
unlilce flue experienced and undefeafed
feam of +l1e preceding year. However,
some of flue boys showed real prospecf
and gave promise of developing info
an unbearable +eam of '38.
A Mud-Smeared Hudclle.
Taylor Cafches +l1e Winning Pass Againsl
7 ,,,,,,,..i ...L
As flue Quarferbaclr Sees If
The Calre Team
A new precedenf was esfablislwed af
G. W.-flue forming of a "Cake" or
l I5-pound leam under 'lhe direcfion of
Mr. George Tyler, former Emory and
Henry College aflnlefic slandouf. The
locals lurned in lhe besf record of any
feam To represenf G. W. on 'lhe fool-
ball field-winning 3, losing l and lying
l as a record in games. Taylor, Crump,
Singelfon and Daniels were impressive
for 'the locals during 'l'l16 campaign.
I I5-POUND TEAM
Top Row: Read. Gordon. Lnmm, C fl Bo C h
McLeod. Hudson. Summ
Bob! R Sul?
om ow: , Rhode
Taylor, Crump, Sfunrl, McDona
Mu.f,n ll Sglf n I
As rlwe familiar slrains of "Gm G. floal across flwe allwlefic field, cheers echo and
re-eclwo-eyes Follow llie soaring arc of lhe foolball carepulfed info flue crisp air-a fypi-
cal scene 11+ my G, W. qemel Boys and girls will long remember even eller +l1ey've lef+
1 ,ve g,"
Hwis Alma Maier fhe brillianf line work of Crocker af cenfer, Grimm for his playrwrecking
abilify, Bonfz as The immovable obied, Taylor's devas+a+ing speed, Reed's unsfopabie
power and Thar gambling play-wrecker, Eddie Nowland.
Top Row: Assisfanf Mgr. Fagalson, Cliff, Nowland, Flick, Burrell, Mgr. Norfon.
Boffom Row: Tluornasson, Scarf, Williams, Heflun, Snyder, Payne.
For flue second fime in as many years G. W.'s Varsify baslcefball feam
dropped below flue 500 per cenf mark, winning only 9 and losing I3 games.
Tluis came as a mild surprise fo flue followers of flue Blue and Gold, as 6
leffermen refurned, and fluey were bolsfered by 5 promising candidafes
fo fll in flue vacancies of graduafion.
Probably flue mosf encouraging assef of flue campaign was flue play-
ing of Eddie Nowland, All Sfafe forward, wluose season's average of l2.3
per game is believed fo be among flue besf, if nof flue besf, in scluolasfic
circles. Credif is also due flue fine defensive worlc of Capfain Sfan l-leflin
and Dicl-L Burrell.
Capfain Heflin Manager Norfon
Top Row: Assislani Mgr. Fagelson, Tull, Rixey, Bloci, Crocker, Mgr. Norlon.
Fronf Row: Johnson, Lafsios, Carne, Waller, Lipps, Dove.
G. W. Opponenh
30 Geo. Waslrirwqfon Froslw 37
33 Dr, Pepper , 32
23 Geo. Washlnglon Ffrwslw 42
35 Maryland Frosll 52
22 Thomas Jeflerson .42
35 John Marshal! 22
I7 Fredericksburg . 23
60 Farm Credll Adminlslrallcn 22
' I8 Washington 81 Lee 27
60 Shenandoah Mllilary Academy 36
48 Pelersburg 27
4l Georgefown Frosh , 49
20 Flashes , . . 32
Newland Slwoofs from 'Hue Foul Line
, . qt
G. W. Opponenfs
45 Hopewell , .. , 43
30 Easfern . .. .. 45
I9 Pelersburq ,. .. .... . 24
28 Hopewell , ....,.,..... .,... 4 8
3l Waslwinqlon 81 Lee 33
29 John Marslvell , ., 25
28 Thomas Jefferson ., IB
32 Roosevelf ., 2l
20 Frederlclcsburg , 27
704 . ,.... Poinis Scorecl . , .,... 727
Tapoff Againsl' lhe G. W. Frosh
Cenhal Dis'rric+ Resulis
Jsrn Mafslva l
. 5 3
Back Row IL. fo RJ: Shickler, Worden, Mgr. Lafsios, Shepherd, Williard.
Fronf Row fl.. fo R.l: Haynes, Mafheny, Carier, King, Varneil.
G. W.Ns Varsiiy sexfe+ opened His baslcefbaii season wi+h a dazzling
arrav of +aien+ againsr Noicesviiies Feminine afhlefes. The score a+ rhe
end of fhirry-+wo minufes of reai piaying was 25-7, in favor of The locais.
Qfher games piayecf were wifh fhe aiumnae six a+ rhis school, ending
9-IO-a B'ue and Gold vicrory: Lee Jackson was nexr on rhe doclrer, and
'rhey were upsei ro The rune of 25-7. Bur iafer, ar Fredericksburg, ihe
iocais were rrimmed ro rhe Tune of i0-5. Again wirh an upse+ our repre-
senhafives were foiied ai Befhesda, i4,25. Buf +hese losses were 'Few and
far berween, as in rhe case of Sherwood vs. G. W., wi'rh fhe former cop-
ping rhe game by fhe impressive score of 20-2. Some ofher flashy dis-
Ca pfain Carier Manager Lafsios
.p1,.,1wfl71,,,4 ,, J
Bach Row lL. Oo RJ: Herrell, Worden, Pearson, Scoff.
Froni Row IL. lo RJ: Broadwell, Huff, Wells, Devers.
plays of lalenl were unearlhed againsl +he reams of Lee Jaclcson, wilh lhe
larfer on fhe fail end of a 22-8 score, and in lhe game wirh S+. Agnes, who
also wenl home emply handed, leaving 22-IO decision behind fhem. As
The opposing sexfel were far from selups, 'rhe merirs of our aggregafion
may well be realized. And so our girls closed a reasonably successful
season: Nine games were won and seven losl. Two hundred lorry-one
poinfs were made by rhe girls oi G. W. and Jrwo hundred lorry-nine by
The Junior Varsiry, playing lwo games, were 50 per cenl winners, as
fhey bear S+. Agnes, here, 24-4, and losing 'ro Lee Jacksons Junior Varsify,
Carler Ge+s ihe Jump Shepherd AH'emp+ing a Free Throw Agalnsr
Back Row lL. lo R.l: Assf. Mgrs. Ticer and Garlh, Lacey, Newland, Bonh, Mgr. Clarll.
Fronl Row lL. fo R.l: Dove, ScoN, Williams, Dollins, Tull, Snyder, Bourn.
Ca plain Burrell
As lhe rnalerial lor lhe annual goes lo press
belore any ol our scheduled rneels are held, we
can only predicl lhe oulcome ol lhe coming
lraclc season, Wilh live lellermen relurning lrom
lasl year's line learn, including Diclc Burrell, our
polenlial Slale high and low hurdle champion and
Caplain ol lhis year's leam. plus lhe services ol
Eddie Williams, l-larvy Bourn, and lrving Lawson.
ll's no wonder lhe Williams-coached aggregalion
is giving lhe opposilion a greal deal lo lhinlc
Coach "Jell" Williams has carded nine meels.
lour dual, one quadranguler, one lriangular, lwo
dislricl allairs, and lhe big Slale lvleel al Char-
Gonzaga, Woodrow Wilson,
Roosevelt. . . ,..,
Waslnnngfon 81 Lee ..w,.,....w....,.
Fredericksburg, Wesfern e,,...Y
Cenfral Disfricl' ...,,,..,.,,,..,,.,,.,
Woodrow Wilson... .. .
Sfafe Meel. ,..,,.....,. ...... .
Roosevell ..... r...... ,.,,.............,.
Cenfral "C" Club Meef,
Roosevel+ l-l. S
Cenfral H. S.
Burrell Running We Hien Hurdles run Clears fhe Bar .+ no P+ a ln
VN! Baci Row IL. fo RJ: Mgr. Carrie, Cliff, Hayes, Lacey, Newland, Lipp Burrell,
McDermoH, Bbnamarie, Mr. Tyler.
Fronf Row lL. lo R.l: Saffelle, Frcnls, Murnane, Thomasson, Moriariy, Heflin, Porfer,
Payne, Scoif, Robinson, Parker, Verm II n.
Georgefown Prep llO- Il 7,
Devil? Preph .cc.cccc .cccc cccc , ,
Peiersburg ,,,, .,,, ,
S+. Albans ,,,,c a ,
Fredericksburg ..A, ,, e,
e. ,,,.,,.,.... There
, , ..,.,,,..,,, There
Pefersburg ,,,,, .... . April 29 , ,,V,,,,,, There
Thomas Jefferson April 30 T A,,,e,e,, There
Maryland U. Frosh May 3 , ,,,,,,V,,.,,,,, There
Washinglon 81 Lee. , May 6 , Alexandria
Roclcvillen, A May I2 , , .. Alexandria
Devil? ..,,. ...,.,,, 7 May I7 . ,, , Alexandria
Thomas Jerferson T May 20 , .. .,,, A Alexandria
FF6dEIiriCl4SlDUrq, ., lv1ay24 ,,,, ,,,,, H Alexandria
Was ingion CS Lee, A.. May 27 , ee,,,,,,, ,,,,,,,,,,VV V ,There
as . f ii?
, fl ' ' y U ji, R .53
Co-Caplains Heflin and Manager Came
Af+er several warm-ups or preliminary games, in which fhe locals
showed real promise on fhe diamond, fhey opened fheir scheduled season
wifh a lop-sided vicfory over Georgeiown Prep of Washingfon, IO-I.
Sfuarf "Duck" Porfer pifched no-hir ball, and 'rhe Prepsfeirs' only run was
scored on an error, depriving "Duck" of rhe goal 'lhal' all pifchers wish 'ro
aHain-a no-hif, no-run game.
This being fhe firsl' game of fhe season and under 'rhe capable direc-
+ion of Coach Tyler. The members of 'rhe feam and lhe sfudenfs are loolc-
ing forward fo a greai campaign.
Wifh fhree leffermen refurning from lhe sfanclouf nine of '36, and
such excellenf performers as Paul "Snul:fy" Lipps, Sian Heflin, Charles
"Dinlcy" Sco'r'r, and Wilbur "Bo" Robinson. our prospecfs are unusually
As fhe annual goes fo press. fhe Presidenfs have only parficipafed
in one game.
'Shag" Newland Siops a Hof One Siuarf "Duck" Porfer, Ace of ihe Slab Sfaff
they have made
possible this hook
Wilhoul lhe wholehearled supporl of The following
adverlisers, our annual could never have been pub-
lished. We hope lhal lhe sluclenls of lhis school,
realizing 'rhis fact will palronize These merchanls, and
when doing so, will menlion "The Compass."
ML? A4"4"5-'0i4,n4. anna,
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church. and communify.
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HOME AND SCHOOL COOPERATION
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+ha+ parenfs and Ieachers may cooperafe infelligenfly
in 'rhe guidance of you'Ih.
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such unifed efforfs as will secure for all youfh Ihe highes+
advanfage in physical. menfal. moral, and spirifual
GEORGE WASHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
Phone Alex. 3603
Alexandria Beauty Shoppe
u.sn: swr:l.i.lNu. Pron.
1011 King Street Alexnndria,Vn.
Palace l.aundr1v Agency
711 King Street
J. W. AYERS
JWf1rn1gvr', IIY1I0l'IU0!'llI ff S G IU I.'1'll!.S'mn'
f'on1pli1uw1f.v o f
INMAN'S BARBER SHOP
719 King Street Alexnndria,Va.
Lehman's General Market
Good Food Delivered
426 Hume Ave. Phone 1977-J
OPEN ALL NIGHT
PAINTS HARDWARE GLASS
721 King Street Alexnndria,Va. Phone A167586 King 6 Royal SIS'
x Phone Alex' 56 f '0IlIf?fl1lIt'llfJ' of
MERRILL C. LYNCH
Drugs MONCURE Gi DAVIS
REED 'l'HEA'l'RIi HUILDING
NEW VIRGINIA MARKET
Open Evenings and Sundays IFAALQELSQQN 3303-
Phone Alex. 2553 Fancy Groceries Gi' Meats
904 Mt.Vemon Ave. Alexandrla,Va. Phone Alex. 1031 1221 King St'
J. H. POLADIAN
Engineer Cb' Builder
QUALITY SHOE STORE
-131 King Street
Headquarters-Red Goose Shoes for Boys 8 Girls
ROYAL MEAT MARKET
Prompt Free Delivery
Phone Alex. 2520 300 N. Patrick St.
R. E. KNIGHT
Drink a Bite to Eat
at 10, 2 ff 4 oklock Afhlef1CEf1w11menf
Good for Life 621-623 King St. Alexandrin,Va.
Women 's Sport Shop
Smart Clothes Sizes 11 to 20
As you like it . . .
When you want it!
Phone Alex. 6
Alexandria Print Shop
Gazette Building Alexandria,Va.
J. A. LOGAN
Phone Alex. 980-w
WOOD Eat COAL
500 King Street
Phones. Alexandria 1460
' Clarendon 2000
"The man who gives in when he is
wrong," said the orator,"is the wise man,
but the man who gives in when he is right
"Married," said fl weak voice in the
Angry neighbor: Didn't you hear me
pounding on the floor last night?
Downstairs: Oh, that's all right, we
were making a lot of noise ourselves.
Phones Alex. 1525 and 2526
Alexandria Dairy Products CO., Inc.
Corner Pitt and Princess Streets
Ufrz .f4ffrlz'1fi0r1 to the Northern 'Uirginia Dairy Industry
Grade A Pasteurized Milk and Cream
Gilt Edge Butter Eggs Cottage Cheese
TUDY AN REPARE
FOR EMPLOYMENT AND PROMOTION
Secretarial Courses planned
for Academic, General, and
Commercial High School
graduates and for college stu-
Intensive courses in Short-
hand and Typewriting.
Review Classes in Shorthand,
Dictation, and Typewriting.
Strayer College of Account-
ancy offers B.C.S. and M.C.S.
degree courses, including
Day and Evening Sessions.
Ask for Secretarial or Ac-
STRAYER training qualifies high school graduates
and college students for Secretarial and Account-
ing positions in business and govermnent.
Specialized training is necessary both in making a
favorable start and in winning advancement.
THE '1'IME TO BEGIN
Summa: Tenn, July 5
Fall Tenn, September 12 and 19
Shorthand and Typewriting in high school and
some college subjects may be counted as credit
toward diplomas or degrees.
Superior Employment Service assists graduates in
obtaining positions, Over 1400 employment calls
were received during the past year.
Thirhonth and F Shoah P. I. Harman
NAQionul 1748 Dincto
Queen of All
Groceries and Vegetables
600 North Columbus Street
SHUMAN ICE CREAM CO. Phones
Alex. 2659 and 3673
119 King St. Phone Alex. 273 We Deliver
R2 Alexandria, Va.
Q Q fe
2 I .'omplimw1fs of
J. C. Penney, Inc. The
Hpilflfft' SH'U1.77gf :Are Qrvaf "
Business C99 Professional
Women is Club
9: H fe
Carter Motor Company
Your Ford Dealer
W arch llie 7ord.f Q0 By
Wm. A. Moore
110 N. St. Asaph Street
Fire, Auto, Life Ca' Income
MUTUAL ICE CO.
Refrigerators-Water Coolers Ou tfltters for Men cg? Boys
Phone Alex. 51 424 King Street
Metropolitan 1681 Phone Alex. 1206
H. M. Wagner 6? Co.
Hotel, Bakery 6? Institution
Washington, D. C.
M. D. Fitzgerald 120 L St. N. E.
Prince and Royal Streets
ALE XAN DRIA, VA.
Real Estate, Loans Cf Insurance
Phone Alex. 1042
1003 Mt.Vernon Avenue
J. Kent White
Automobile Cap Electric
502 King Street
1 R .Q ig!
THOS. M. J ONES,Jr
Clothier, Hatter, Haberdasher
nfnvl-:.sr:v1f:N'rssN KING s'r1u:r:'r
Phone Alex. 2257 Alexandria,Va
Dry Cleaning Co. Coal Ed' Lumber Co.
Expert and All kinds of
- Dependable Coal, Lumber Ce' Millwork
Service at reasonable prices
Alex. 60 or 61 and Ridge 13-000
223 N. Payne St. Alexandria, Va. Phone Alex' 72.000
NEWELL-COLE COM PAN Y
212 KING STREET ALEXANDRIA,VA.
H H 'Q
ENGRAVING T4 BOOKBINDING
PHONE ALEXANDRIA 162
H H H
Local Bus Company
For Clzarfered Trips
Special Prices for Schools
A. B. 69" W.
Phone Alex. 1053
Geo. H. Robins0n's
128 S. Lnwn st. Al exan dna, va.
Phone Alex. 21
COAL. FUEL, OIL
SAND AND GRAVEL
J V Thrift Auto Store
am goo King Street
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1619 KING STREET A Hotel for Automobiles 24 Hour Service
All Lines of Beauty Service phone Alex, 1022
Onen every Eveninxl until 9 n.m. Ph 1086 p 9 I. f st Al d V
SONIA BEAUTY SALON
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los NORTH sT. ASAPH STREET
COHEN'S QUALITY 31-10p Harry's Economy Meat Market
1104 KING STREET Quality Wlercharzdise at Economy Prices
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I-Inrl Srlmffner Cf' MIITX Clnflwx Ph ne Ale 1700 or 401-J 201 Hume Aven
Compliments of a Friend
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Coca-Cola Bottling Works
DEL RAY DRUG STORE
603 Mt.Vernon Ave. Alexandria,Va.
L. F. HAMILTON
BRADSHAW'S SHOE STORE
510 KING sT. Al.ExAND1uA.vA.
Compliments of a Friend
Compliments of a Friend
C.PONNET 6-Y CO.
1019 KING ST. ALEXANDRIA VA
Give our graduates a lucky break
610 Mt. Vernon Avenue
Tlloman if Club
Herbert Bryant, Inc.
Dealer in Farm f'9pLdw1l Seeds
Manufacturer of Fertilizer
N XV. CORNER KlNG Sc PEYTON STS.
Phones Alex. 1319 and 1322
Virginia Roofing E?
Sheet Metal Co., Inc.
Tin, Slate, Tile, Built-up Roofing
Sheet Metal Work-Repair Work
1210 Queen St. Phone Alex. 3700
W. A. BARNETT
ll5 King St. Alexandria, Va.
Paper Bags, Smlioricry, 1"irv1c'01'k.v
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Coal, Lumber, Millwork
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Woody's Service Station
Mt. Vemon Avenue
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420 King St. Phone Al
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