George Washington University - Cherry Tree Yearbook (Washington, DC)

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_ th e nineteen fifty -three CHERRY TREE The ■. 1953 CHERRY TREE THE GEORGE WASHfNGTON UNIVERSITY WASHINGTON, D.C. EDITORS Thomas W. Beale. Jr Editor -in-Chief Robert D. Buzzell Associate Editor Eugenia Brandenburcer Associate Editor Frances Chaconas Associate Editor Henry A. Renz III . . . Business M an a per EDITORIAL STAFF Maxine J. Saurel ....... Copy Editor Steven Levy Seniors Editor Robert McGrath Organizations Editor Virginia Rodgers . Photographic Editor Doris Johnson Individual Photographs James D. Awtry Photographic Manager Carlene Parker , Greeks Editor Michael B. Rapport . Engineering Editor Robert 0 Bloch Law School Editor John Hinrichs R.O f C. Editor Carolyn Billingsley Staff Artist Thelma Reagan . Staff Secretary Suzanne Middlebrooks Publicity Manager Adele Caswell Circulation Manager CREDITS Printing by the Thomsen-EIlis-Hutton Company, Baltimore, Maryland. Design and production were under the guidance and coopera l iort of Mr. Harry P, Lavelle of the Thom$en-Ellis-Hutton Company. Graduate photographs by Anton Studios , Washington, D. C. Beauty Court photographs by Sou that f Studios, Washington, D. C. Copyright HL53 CONTENTS ADMINISTRATION SENIORS SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING LAW SCHOOL AIR FORCE R. O. T. C. HONORARIES GOVERNING BOARDS ORGANIZATIONS SPORTS CANDIDS BEAUTY COURT GREEKS ADVERTISEMENTS GENERAL INDEX administration THE BIG DEAL " Your call is ready, sir 1 the secretary said, " Oh, thank you. Miss Smith, 1 11 take it in here. " Perkins? flow are you? . Good. Gljjpto hear it. How’s the wife? . Um hmm , . , um hmm. " Say, I’ll tell you why I called. You know that little matter I was talking about at lunch the other day. i ! . . That’s right. Well, I thought we might take care of it this afternoon. " , , . The assistant director? No, I don’t think he’ll be able to .make it. Can you meet me at two? , Well, it shouldn’t take us more than a couple of hours, . That’s right. Last time it took less than three hours, didn’t it? No, I didn’t think so. Will you bring the stuff we’ll need? .Well, |cfln bring those. " . . . No, my wife won’t mind my being late for dinner. She understands. Are you sure this afternoon is the most convenient tim o r you? M . . . All right ren. My sectary will take care of things here at the office while J’m gone. . . Fine. I’ll meet you in a half hour and we’ll play 18 holes. " Cloyd Heck Marvin President oj the University Dr, Cloyd Hec k Marvin, a long-standing friend and advisor of students and faculty, last year completed his 25th year as President of The George Washington University, Feted on numerous occasions for his service to the University, Dr. Marvin this year continues on the road he has taken of diligent and patient expansion and improvement of this institution. Recent developments have been the enlargement of the University Library and construction on the new Cancer Clinic. 8 Fred Kverett N ess ell Registrar Hahold Griffith Sutton Director of Admissions Henry William Herzog Comptroller John Russell Mason Librarian 9 }. Clifford Cosgrove B it s it i e $ s M a linger Burnice Herman Jarman Director of the Summer Sessions Virginia Randolph Kirk bride Claud Max Farrington Director of Activities for Women Director of Activities for Men 10 Don Carlos Faith Director of l eterans Education Margaret Davis Director of Public Relations Myrna Pauline Sedgwick A d m in is trot ive Seer eta ry Benjamin Douglass Van Evera Coordinator of Scientific Activities 11 Myron Law Koenig Dean THE JUNIOR COLLEGE The Junior College, established in 1930, comprises the first two years of the standard four-year college pro- gram in the liberal arts and sciences. The Junior Col- lege curricula continue the studies of a general cultural nature, and lay a foundation for the more specialized work which is to follow. Emphasis is placed upon the social, cultural, biological, and physical background of civilization, and upon the discipl ine necessary to the carrying out of more advanced work. The Junior Col- lege also provides the pre-professional work required for admission to the schools of Pharmacy. Education, and Government, and the first two ears of the pre- professional work required h the schools of Medicine and Law, •£- William Lewis Turner Assistant Dean George Martin Koehl Assistant Dean Carr Bartleson Lavell Assistant. Dean 12 DIVISION OF SPECIAL STUDENTS The Division of Special Students was organized in 1944. To this Division may he admitted students who are in the process of qualifying fur degree candidacy. I he schedule of the special student is made up of courses required in the curriculum to which he wishes to trans- fer. He may be transferred to another college or school of the University upon complying with the regulations of the specific college or school. DIVISION OF UNIVERSITY STUDENTS The Division of University Students, established in 1930, is a division in which are registered students who wish to take University courses either for credit or as auditors, but who are not at this time working toward degrees in this University. A University student may be transferred to another college or school of the Uni versity upon complying with the regulations of the spe- cific college or school. COLLEGE OF GENERAL STUDIES The College of General Studies, established in 1950. is designed primarily to supplement the adult education opportunities previously available at the University. The Off-Campus Division works closely with personnel administrators, training officers, school officials, and others interested in developing programs of employee in-service training and brings the educational resources of the University to bear on such programs. seniors THE AWAKENING Four years in this factory and I’m finally getting out , , what a battle , . . those last few credit hours were the worst . . . never thought I ' d make it. . ifl had to fake one more exam I think Pd jump off the CalvMl Street bridge . " Compare and or contrast " (moan) . Efface the development of , . No, not another trace 1 ’ question , , those profs probably don’t even read the " concise, thoughtful " answers they ask for . , . well, they ' ll never fead another one of mine . « and those lectures . , , if they ' d ohtyMearn to speak so you could understand them well, never have to listen to the " Life cycle of the Cuttlefish " again, anyway . , , no more fighting for a table in the Union at noon , , vi i ng up two gallons of gas every morning looking for a parking place . (( no more night classes , . I don ' t know, though , . - those night classes weren ' t so bad . . and those parties afterwards . . . PU sure-miss the football games . . , those bull sessions the night before the exqfn were fun, too , , , the Sunday exchanges and all the dances weren’t bad , easy to meet people while you’re f ' in school, too , • A job? . No, I guess I ' ll go on and take a m ° s ‘ yv ' ■ -- m Henry Grattan Doyle Dean Calvin ]). Linton Assisi anf. Dean COLUMBIAN COLLEGE Columbian College was founded in 1821 for the 4t soIe and exclusive purpose of educating youth in the Eng- lish, learned arid foreign languages, the liberal arts, sciences and literature, with full power to confer all degrees " usually granted and conferred in colleges.” In 1930. when the junior College was established, the name " Columbian College was given to the senior college of liberal aits. The purpose of the Columbian College is to round out the program of liberal education begun in the junior College and to bring to a focus educationally the individual talents and aptitudes of the student of liberal arts and sciences. 16 NANCY ABBOT AM. English Literature Bet lies da, Md, Kappa Alpha Theta, Vice President, Editor; Literary Club, Secretary ; French Club. VIOLA ANTOINETTE ANDOLFATTO AM. Mathematics Washington, D. C. Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Tas- sels; Alpha Theta Nu; Big Sis; Colonial Boosters. JOHN ALLAN ARNESS B.S. Zoology Herndon. Va, Swiming Team; Intramural Sports, PENELOPE L. BABCOCK AM. English Literature Chevy Chase, Md. Randolph Macon; Quill Driver; Pi Bela Phi, Historian; Humor Magazine, Assistant Editor; Tattler . JANET B ABIC AN AM. French Literature Washington, D. C. French Club; International Student Society. RAYMOND L. BANCROFT AM, History Washington, D. C. Omicron Delta Kappa; W ho’s W ho in American Colleges and Universities; Pi Delta Epsilon, President ; Alpha Theta Nu; Publications Committee; Hatchet Board of Editors, News Editor, Senior Staff. Junior Staff; Student Handbook; AIMJ-Follies. THOMAS W. BEALE JR. AM. Journalism Louisville, Ky, Omicron Delta Kappa ice President; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Pi Delta Epsilon, Vice President ; Interfralernily Council, Sing Director, Editor of Rush Book; Publications Committee: Sigma Chi, Asso- ciate Editor, Historian. Tribune, Proconsul; Cherny Tree, Editor-in-chief, Associate Editor, Photographic Editor, Art Staff; Hatchet t Art Editor, Staff Photographer; Alpha Phi Omega, Corresponding Secretary; Intramural Sports. NINA BENCICH B.S . Zoology Washington, D, C. Tassels; Alpha Theta Nu; Big Sis; French Club, CAROLYN BILLINGSLEY AM Art Arlington, Va. Kappa Alpha Theta; Cherry Tree. JOAN BLANKEN AM. Sociology Washington, D. C, JOAN BLAU AM Psychology Washington, D. C. ANITA BOBB AM, Psychology Washington, D. C. Syracuse University: Syracusan Magazine; Orange ear- hook; Dormitory Staff, Social Chairman, Vice President, GW coeds relax between classes on I he steps oj Sorority Halt JESSIE C. BOEHLERT A.B. Sociology Utica, New York OLETA BRAME A.B. Art Appreciation Washington, D, C. EUGENIA BRANDENBURCER A.B. Art McLean, Va. Phi Bela Kappa; Alpha Lambda Delta, President; Moriar Board; Who ' s Who in American Colleges arid Universities; Tassels; Delphi; Pi Delta Epsilon; Alpha Theta Nu; Stu- dent Council. Junior and Sophomore Class Treasurer; Pi Bela Phi, Sing Director, Corresponding Secretary; Cherry Tree, Copy Editor, Circulation Manager, Associate Editor; Career Conference, Program Chairman; Big Sis, Treasurer, Social Chairman; Homecoming Committee, Dance Chair ' man; AILU-Follies; Cheerleaders, Sec ret ary -Treasurer. ESTHER LERNER BRENNER A.B. Speech Correction Washington, D, C Phi Bela Kappa; Alpha Lambda Delta; Tassels; Alpha Theta Nu. Secretary; Sigma Alpha Eta, Secretary; Hillel, Vice President; Future Teachers of America; Big Sis; Radio Workshop; American Speech and Hearing Associ- ation. CURTIS LESLIE BROWN M.S. Chemistry Beaverh eights, Md« American Chemical Society. SALLY ANN BRUTON A.B. Fine Arts Arlington, Ya. Tassels; Delphi, Treasurer; Panhellemc Council, Scholar- ship Chairman; Delia Gamma, Recording Secretary, Vice President, Pledge Trainer, Rush Chairman; Cherry Tree; Glee Club; Art Club, Treasurer, President; Homecoming Puhlicily Committee. GEORGE W. BUCK MASTER A.B. Ptt bile Relations Prospect Park, Pa. Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Student Council, Program Director; Religious Council; Acacia, In- terfralernity Council; Interfraternity Pledge Council, Social Chairman, Kush Chairman, Pledge Trainer; Student Hand- book, Editor; Hatchet; Career Conference; Lutheran Siu- deni Association; Student Christian Fellowship; Spanish Club; Homecoming Publicity Committee; AllTJ Follies, Script Committee, RUTH ALICE T, BURNS A.B, Journalism Arlington, Va. Kappa Kappa Gamma, FRANCES GODDARD CALLOGHAN A.B. Sociology Washington, D. G GEORGE CALOMERIS A.B. Journalism Washington, D. C Phi Sigma Kappa. FRANCIS SAMUEL CARACCIOLO M.A . Psychology Washington, D. C. Cate and Key; Kappa Alpha, Recording Secretary, Rush Chairman; Tasters Club. FRANCES CHACON AS A.B. History Washington, D. C. Mortar Board, Vice President; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Tassels; Pi Delta Epsilon, His- torian; Sigma Kappa, Vice President; Cherry Tree, Asso- ciate Editor, Photographic Editor; Big Sis, Membership Secretary. JOHN L CHANEY A.B. History Washington, D, C. CLAUDIA CHAP LINE A. B Art Arlington, Va, Mortar Board; Who ' 1 Who in American Colleges and Uni- versities; Tassels, Secretary-Treasurer; Alpha Theta Nu; Sigma Kappa; Hatchet: Glee Club; GW Players; Dance Production Groups. Business Manager; Art Club Big Sis JOHN CLAXTON CHERRY, JR. B. S. Biology Norfolk, Va, Gate and Key; Acacia, President, Secretary, Treasurer, Inlerfralcrnity Pledge Council delegate 18 JANET D. CLARK A.B. Political Science Chevy Chase, Md. Wellesley College: Honor List; Class Officer; Service Or- ganization, Secretary; Crew; Swimming Club. University of Edinburgh: New Scotland Society. FRANK EDWARD CONTINETTI A.B . Journalism Alexandria, Ya. Varsity Football; All-Southern Conference Football, Sec- ond Team. MARY ELJEAN COOK AM Sociology Arlington, Va. American University: Kappa Delta; Intersority Basketball GW: French Club; Lester F. Ward Sociological Society. SUSAN A COULTRAP A.B. Political Science Washington, D, C. Hockaday Junior College: Honor Roll; Freshman Honor Guard; Glee Club; Spanish Club; Hotkey Team. Agnes Scott College: Honor Roll. GW: Panhellenic Council, Vice President; Pi Beta Phi; Cherry Tree; Women ' s Rifle Club, President; Art Club. RICHARD NICHOLAS CRESWELL A.B, Psychology Washington, D. C. Sigma Chi, President, Rush Chairman, Social Chairman, CYRUS ROBBINS CREVELING PS. Chemistry Washington, D. C. Sigma Nu; Glee Club: Sailing Association, ELEANOR EDLOW CUTLER A.B, Speech Correction Washington, D. C. Tassels, Meetings Chairman: Alpha Theta Nu; Sigma Alpha Eta. Treasurer, Vice President; Colonial Forensic Society, Secretary: Enosinian Debate Society; International Relations Club. ROBERT LEE DAVIS A.B . Spanish Literature Washington, D. C. Newman Club: Spanish Club. FRED F. DENDLER AS. Journalism Washington, D, G PHILLIP DeTURK A.B . Economics Sigma Chi; Varsity Basketball. Chevy Chase, Md. CHARLES DEVIN JR. B.S. Physics Washington, D. C. Sigma Pi Sigma; American Institute of Physics; American Meteorological Society, BURT A, DOYLE JR. A.B . Political Science Sigma Nu. Smithfield, R. L Gigi Horsburg and Tom Pence perform while the judges decide the winners of the A1LU- F allies. SHERWOOD A. DRAKE AM. History Falls Church, Va. Gate and Key; Sigma Alpha Epsilon, President Social Chairman; Homecoming Committee, Co-Chairman; All-U Follies. WARREN W. EISENRERC B.S. Pre-Medical Cranford, N, J. Hatchet , Features Editor; Hilleb Vice President; Student Union Board, HAROLD L. EMERSON A.B Psychology Alexandria Va, Psi Chi MARY ELIZABETH EVANS M.A. Psychology Washington, D- C. Mary Baldwin College: Bluestocking, Editor; Dramatic Club, President; Music Club, President. GW: Psi Chi; Sigma Alpha Eta; Delta Gamma. ROBERT S. FARMER A.B. Economics Arlington, Va. Gate and Key Treasurer; Kappa Sigma, Treasurer Presi- dent. JOAN R. FEDER A.B, Spanish Washington, D. C. Alpha Delta Pi. PHYLLIS R FENSTER AM. Art Washington D. C. Hillel RUTH I FILS1NGER A.B Political Sew nee Deer Park, Mcl. Newman Club; Spanish Club; GW Players FERNE FLETCHER AM. Sociology Chevy Chase Md Delphi; W.R.A.; Alpha Delta Pi, President Rush Chair- man; Cherry Tree; Cheerleaders; Big Sis. JOHN PHILLIP FLOYD A.B. Psychology Falls Church Va Phi Eta Sigma; Sigma Nu Commander BETTY JEAN FOUST A.B, Psychology Washington, D. C. Psi Chi; Sigma Kappa. LAURIE GALLAGHER AM. Art Washington, D. C. Chi Omega; Cherry Trek; Cheerleaders; Art Club Treas- urer; Dramatic Society ; Newman Club: International Rela- tions Club. LILLIAN R. GILROY AM American Thought and CtriHzation Mobile. Ala, Veterans Club, Secretary NATALIE CIUSTI A.B. English Lawrence Mass PHILLIP ARTHUR CRAG AN AM English Literature GW Players Washington I). C. DANA MARIE HAAS AM. Journalism Washington, D, C. Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Lambda Delta; Tassels; Hatchet; Newman Club. LOUIS A, HALEY AM. Geography Alexandria, Ya. Pi Kappa Alpha. FREDERICK GARDNER HARMON AM, History Washington, D. C. Washington and Lee University: Pi Kappa Alpha; Southern Collegian, Feature Editor; R1NG-TUM-PHI; University Troubadours; Track Team; Pi Della Epsilon. GW: Who’s Who in American Colleges anil Universities; Publications Committee; Pi Kappa Alpha, Social Chair- man; Hatchet, Feature Editor. Board of Editors; Career Conference, Chairman; Junior Follies, Co-Director, BECKY HEON A.B. Spanish Washington, 1). C. Sigma Kappa: Spanish Club; Bowling Club; Tennis Club. HENRY S, HOLBROOK A. B . Sociology Washington D. C Sigma Phi Epsilon, WILLIAM JELKS HOLLIMAN JR. B. S . Zoology Arlington, Va, Sigma Phi Epsilon. MARILYN HOLTZMAN A.B, Speech Correction W ashington, D. C. Sigma Alpha Eta: Phi Sigma Sigma, Social Chairman. Rush Chairman; Hilleb Recording Secretary, Social Chair- man. MARJORIE A- HORNING A.B, Art Appreciation Chevy Chase, Md, Delphi: Student Council; Pi Beta Phi, Vice President, So- cial Chairman; Cherry Tree; Glee Club; Homecoming Committee; Colonial Boosters; AH-U Follies. CAROL JEAN HORSLEY A.B . Political Science Central Point, Ore. Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Tas- sels; Delphi, Vice President; Kappa Delta. President, Vice- President, Junior Panhellenic Council delegate; Big Sis. Registrar; Spanish Club, Treasurer, GRACE BLANDFORD HOUGH AM, English Washington, D. C. Alpha Omicron Pi; Dance Production Groups: Junior Bas- ketball, BARBARA MARIE HUGHES AM. Speech Washington, D. C. Sigma Alpha Eta; Kappa Kappa Gamma, Panhellenic Council delegate; Glee Club; GW Players, ROBERT J. HUGHES AM, Economics Alexandria, a. 77te School oj Education adds its hit to the fun and frolicking in the Summer Carnival EDWARD WILLIAM HUTMJRE ALS. Botany Pomona, Calif. Alpha Theta Nu; Phi Epsilon Phi, President, Secretary, National Executive Secretary; German Club; Religious Philosophy Club. SHIRLEE RHODES HLTMIRE B.S. Botany Takoma Park, Md. Connecticut College; Honor Roll: Wig and Candle, Cos- lump Committee; Service League; Student Conservatives; Religious Fellowship; Spanish Club, Secretary; Outing Club; Rifle Club. GW ; Phi Epsilon Phi; Delta Gamma, Corresponding Secre- tary; Rig Sis; Varsity Rifle Team; Rifle Club, Assistant Manager, EVERETT C. JOHNSON AS. Psychology Arlington, Va. ELIZABETH JOHNSTONE A. B. Theatre Washington, D. C, Pi Delta Epsilon; Hatchet t Art Editor, Senior Start, Junior Staff; GW Players, Treasurer; German Club; Literary Club, Vice President. SIDNEY KASMIR AS. Sociology Brooklyn, N. Y. Alpha Kappa Delta. President; Pi Gamma Mu; Lester F. Ward Sociological Society; American Sociological Society; French Club; Spanish Club; Hillel; Psychology Club; Vet- eran ' s Club; International Relations Club. GLORIA JEAN KAYE B. S. Chemistry Washington, bX C, Dance Production Groups; Martha Washington Club, RHODE! A KEYSEK AS. French Literature Washington, D. C, French Club, ELVINA FRANCES KING AS, Sociology New York, N, Y, Lester F. Ward Sociological Society. MARGARET KING A.B. An Washington, D. C, Elmira College: Art Club, Secretary; Glee Club; Hockey Tea m. GW; Kappa Delta; Glee Club; Art Club, DOROTHY J. KOCH AS. Religion Washington, D. C. Tassels; Lutheran Student Association; Student Christian Fellowship; Hockey Team; Basketball Team. DOROTHY A, KRAEMER AS. Economics Silver Spring, Md. Messiah Chorus, RUTH E. LA LOR A.B. English Literature Hamden, Conn. Alpha Delta Pi, ANNE CHADWICK LARRICK AS, History Washington, D. C. Colby College; Student Christian Association; Outing Club. G W : W.R.A.: Varsity Rifle Team; Rifle Club, Assistant Manager, LINDA L. LAW A. B. English Literature Washington, IX C. Pan belle nil Council, Treasurer; Chi Omega, Vice Presi- dent. CLINTON O. LINDSETH B. S. Physics Silva, N, D, Sigma Pi Sigma, 22 LINDA JANE LOEHLER A.B. Speech Correction Washington D. C, Phi Bela Kappa; Mortar Board; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Alpha Lambda Delta; Alpha Theta Nu; Sigma Alpha Eta; Outstanding Sophomore Woman; Student Council; Pi Beta Phi, Pledge Trainer; Big Sis; All U Follies; Basketball and Honorary Varsity. LORELLI ELAINE LTJNDRY A.B. Journalism Miami, Fla, University of Miami: Kappa Kappa Gamma, Registrar, Treasurer; IBIS; Hucksters, LLOYD EDWARD LYONS A. B. Economics Washington, D. G JOHN A. LYTLE B. S. Mathematics Alexandria, Va. Gate and Key; Alpha Theta Nu; Interfralemity Council, Vice President, Rush Chairman; Interfraternhy Pledge Council, President; Acacia, Social Chairman, Secretary, Interfrat ernity Athletic Council delegate; Senior Follies. ELLEN M. MAC EWEN B.S. Chemistry Bethesda, Md. Mortar Board, Treasurer; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Tassels; Delphi; Alpha Theta Nu, Presi- dent, Corresponding Secretary; Iota Sigma Pi; Student Council, Junior Class Secretary; Women ' s Coordinating Board, Chairman; Pi Bela Phi, Recording Secretary; Cherry Tree; Big Sis, President, Publicity Chairman; Sailing Association; All-U Follies. FLOYD MANGOS A.B. Political Science Endicott, N. Y. Sigma Chi. JOHN MARANEY A.B. Journalism Uniontown, Pa. Tau Kappa Epsilon; Glee Club; Dramatics Club. CHARLES AUSTIN MARLOW A.B . Political Science Los Angeles, Calif. ROBERT MARRERO A.B. Economics New Vork, N. V Tau Epsilon Phi; Spanish Club; Varsity Basketball and Baseball, NANCY ANN McCOACH AM. Sociology Washington, D. G Mortar Board, Historian; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Tassels; Delphi; Pi Delta Epsilon, Secre- tary; Alpha Kappa Delta, Vice President; Outstanding Sophomore Woman; Student Council, Activities Director, Sophomore Class Vice President; W ,r .R. A., Secretary; Chi Omega President, Pledge Trainer: Hatchet, News Editor, Board of Editors: Big Sis, Membership Secretary; All-U Follies, anne c. McGinnis _ A.B. French Literature Washington, D. G Delta Zeta, Treasurer, PanhHlenic Council delegate. EILEEN McNALLY A.B. English Literature Washington, D G Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Student Council, Secretary; W.R.A., Tennis Manager: Kappa Alpha Theta, Secretary; Bis Sis, Secretary; Junior Follies. Ru slices are presented to Miss Kir kb ride and Pa?J Hellenic officers at the Pan he} Rush Assem- bly . V RICHARD V, McNAMARA A.B. Economics Washington, D. C, Phi Eta Sigma; Sigma Nu; Delta Phi Epsilon. CAROL RICHARDSON MERCER A. 8. Political Science Washington, D, C Tassels: Pi Beta Phi, Corresponding Secretary; Hatchet ; Dance Production Croups. JAMES FORBES MEROW A.B. Political Science Alexandria, Va, Phi Beta Kappa: Phi Eta Sigma; Omicron Delta Kappa; Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Pi Gamma Mu; Delta Tau Delta; Varsity Sailing Team, Manager. MARY ELIZABETH MILTON A.B . American Thought and Civilization Wash., D. C. Kappa Alpha Theta; Cherry Tree; Big Sis; Rifle Club. ELEANOR MOWSHOWITZ A.B. English Literature Liberty, N. Y, ALBERT A. MlJLARCIK A.B. English Greenbelt, Md. Veteran’s Club. C1NDA MURDOCK A.B. Speech Correction Washington, D. C, Sigma Alpha Eta; Pi Beta Phi, Social Chairman; Hatchet; All-U Follies, RAYMOND AUGUSTINE MURPHY A.B, History Philadelphia, Pa, FRANCES ADELE QERLEIN A.B. Economics Washington, D. C. Delta Zeta, President, Social Chairman; Big Sis; Dance Production Groups; Sailing Association, Historian, Social Chairman. DONALD E. OPPERT A.B. Mathematics Phi Beta Kappa, DIANA OREAMUNO A , B . English Literature Chi Omega, Secretary; Radio urer ; Bowling Club. LUCILLE OVEN DEN A.B. Speech Delphi: Panhellenic Council, Delta, Vice President, Rush Dance Production Groups. Cincinnati, Ohio Washington, D. C, Workshop, Secret ary-Treas- Washington, D, C. Social Chairman; Kappa Chairman, Sing Director; NICK M. PAPADOPOULOS MS. Biochemistry Greece RUTH ANN PARKER A. B , Sociology Arlington, Va. Alpha Kappa Delta: Alpha Delta Pi, Rush Chairman; Cherry Tree; Rig Sis; AII-U Follies. LEONARD D. PASAMANICK B. S. Zoology Forest Hills, N. Y. Tau Epsilon Phi, Social Chairman; Intramural Sports. 24 VIVIAN CHARLOTTE PEAR A.B. Sociology Washington, D C. Phi Beta Kappa; Pi Gamma Mu; Alpha Kappa Della, Secret ary -Treasurer; Hillel HELEN BIREN PELIKAN A.B, Psychology Arlington, Va. Tassels, Project Chairman; Alpha Theta Nu; Student Council, Freshman Class Vice President; Kappa Alpha Theta, Corresponding Secretary, House Chairman, Chap- lain; Big Sis, Membership Secretary; Dance Production Groups; Psychology Club, President; Radio Workshop, Vice President. ARTHUR h PELL M.S Zoology Washington, D. C. Alpha Epsilon Pi. JOSEPHINE ANNE PETRUSKA A.B. Art Washington, D. C. GERALDINE FOGEL P1LZER A.B. Psychology Washington, D C. Phi Beta Kappa; Alpha Lambda Della; Tassels; Psi Chi. ROY WARREN PRICE A.B. Sociology Wast Haven, Conn. Lester F. Ward Sociological Society, President. RUTH E. QUINLAN A. B. Sociology Boston, Mass, Lester F. Ward Sociological Society; Future Teachers of America. ALAN MARK REYNARD B. S, Chemistry Washington, L). . University Band; Debate Squad; Tennis 1 earn, R. GEORGE RICHMOND A.B. Psychology Arlington, V a + Phi Beta Kappa. IAN K. ROSS _ , . , n r M.S. Botany Washington, D C. Phi Epsilon Phi. Secretary, Vice President; Sigma Nu, Chaplain, Sentinel; Sailing Club. JOHN B. ROSS A.B. Political Science Washington, D. C. JOHN MELVILLE SANDERSON JR. A.B. History Arlington, Va. Newman Club. t Mortar Board demonstrates GW do’s and don t s to freshmen women at the Big Sis Coffee Hour. MAXINE JOAN SAUREL AM, Speech Correction Arlington, Va Who ' s Who in American Colleges anti Universities; Tas- sels; Pi Delta Epsilon; Alpha Theta Nu, Secretary; Sigma Alpha Eta; Student Council, Freshman Director; Pi Beta Phi, Treasurer; Ckerky Tree, Greeks Editor, Copy Editor; Career Conference, Adviser; Big Sis, Social Committee; AIM! Follies. JEANNE R, SCHIFF AM. American Thought and Civilization Chevy Chase, Md. Phi Sigma Sigma; Big Sis; Hi lie], Vice President, LEON JOSEPH SCHKOLNICK B.S. Physics Washington, D, C. Phi Beta Kappa, Student Marshall; Phi Eta Sigma, Treas- urer; Sigma Pi Sigma. MARY ELIZABETH SCHOOLEY AM, Sociology Washington, D. C, Chi Omega, Pledge Secretary, Treasurer; Hatchet; Big Sis; Colonial Roosters. SANDRA SEABRING AM. Art Arlington, Va. Hood Coolege : Poster (hub. Chairman; Riding Club, Pub- licity Chairman; Tennis Team; Marionettes; Sophomore Revue, Co-Director. GW; Pi Beta Phi, Pledge Class Vice President, Historian: Dance Production Groups; Art Club, Secretary. DONALD W r . SEEGRIST B.S. Zoology McLean, Va. Theta Delta Chi, Treasurer, Rush Chairman. JOEL SELBIN B.S, Chemistry Washington, D. C. Phi Bela Kappa; Alpha Theta Nu, President; Alpha Chi Sigma, Reporter, Treasurer; University Band; Intramural Bowling Trophy. GEORGE FLEMING SENGSTACK B.S. Pre Medical Washington, D, C. Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Eta Sigma; Omicron Delta Kappa; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Student Council. President; Pi Kappa Alpha; Alpha Chi Sigma; Varsity Baseball. RUSSELL L. SERGEANT AM. Speech Washington, D, C, Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Traveling Troubadours; Glee Club; GW Players. SANDRE R, SHAPIRO AM. Psychology Washington, D, C. Phi Sigma Sigma, Corresponding Secretary, Treasurer; Hillel; Girls Basketball Club. WILLIAM S. SHIPLEY B.S, Physics Washington, D. C, RAY SPENCER AM. History Arlington, Va, Student Christian Fellowship, President; International Re- lations Club, ROBERT SPIEGLER B.S , Biology Brooklyn, N. Y. Alpha Epsilon Pi: Hillel. MYRON STARR AM. Psychology Washington D. C. Gate and Key; Kappa Alpha. FRANK M, STEADMAN JR, AM. Political Science Arlington, Va. Alpha Theta Nu; Kappa Sigma, Interfraternity Council delegate. 26 HELEN LOUISE STEIN B.S Zoology Washington, D. C, Delphi; Chi Omega, Secretary, Treasurer; Hatchet. DANIEL D. SULLIVAN A.B . Political Science Washington, D, C, Sigma Phi Epsilon. VIRGINIA ANNE SWANSON A.B. American Thought and Civilization Wash., D. C Kappa Delta, Treasurer, Sergeant-at-Arms; Religious Phi- losophy Club; Colonial Boosters, Secretarial Committee. JOAN SWARTHOUT A. B. French Kansas City, Mo, Delta Gamma; Glee Club; Drama Club; French Club; Sailing Club. EDWARD M, SWIGGARD B. S. Chemistry Washington, D, C, Interfraternity Council, President; Kappa Sigma, GEORG TENNYSON A.B, English Literature Washington, D. C. Omicron Delta Kappa; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Pi Delta Epsilon, President, Treasurer; Publications Committee; Hatchet , Board of Editors, Inter- collegiate Editor, Senior Staff. Junior Staff; GW Players, President, V ice President, Publicity Director; Literary Club, President, Publicity Director, Vice President ; Ger- man Club, President, WILLIAM D, THALER AM, Psychology Windber, Pa, Alpha Epsilon Pi. Historian, Scribe; Hillel; Tennis Team. JUDITH COVINGTON THOMPSON B.S. Zoology Chad bo urn, N. C. JOHN G, TIEDEMANN AM, Psychology Washington, D C, University of Delaware; Kappa Alpha; Varsity Football, Swimming, Tennis, GW ; Kappa Alpha, GEORGE EDWARD TRAINOR, JR. A.B. Public Relations Johnston, R. !. Student Council; Tnterfraternity Council, Vice President: Religious Council; Sigma Nu; Homecoming Committee; Council of Vice Presidents; Newman Club; Colonial Boosters; All-U Follies; Varsity Swimming; Intramural Sports, DANIEL G. UDELSON AM. Mathematics Silver Spring, Md, BUFORD C. UTLEY M,A. History Memphis, Tenn. International Relations Club; Masonic Club, Edie Bolton and Nancy Bromley. GW ' s new drum majorettes, add spice to the football g ame. GEORGE Y. VAHOUNY B.S. Zoology Arlington, Va, HENRY SNOWDEN VALK B.S. Physics Silver Spring, Mil, Phi Beta Kappa; Sigma Pi Sigma. GLENN EILEEN WEAVER A.B. English Literature Washington, D. C Oklahoma A M: Sigma Tau Delta; Glee Club; Dramatics Club. GW: Pi Beta Phi, Activities Chairman; Cheerleaders. JAY KENNETH WEITZNER A.B. History New York, N, Y, MICHAEL C. WELCH A.B, History Washington, D. C Sigma Nu ; Intramural Sports. CARL W ERNTZ BS. Physics Washington, IX C. Phi Beta Kappa; Phi Eta Sigma; Alpha Theta Nu; Sigma Pi Sigma; German Club. MARIAN SUE WILSON A. B. Speech Arlington, Va. Mt. Vernon Junior College: Optima; Drama C T ub. South- ern Methodist University: Dolphin Club; TV Club. GW: Sigma Alpha Eta; Kappa Kappa Gamma; Glee Club; Colonial Boosters; A13-U Follies. RICHARD M WOLF B. S. Zoology Washington, D. C. Gale ami Key; Phi Alpha; Freshman Basketball; Varsity Baseball. MARCIA ROESSING XENOS A.B, Sociology Washington, IX C, Kappa Alpha Theta; Glee Club; Lester F. Ward Sociologi- cal Society. RUTH YALOM A. B. Speech Correction Washington, IX C. Delphi, Social Chairman; Sigma Alpha El a, Social Chair ' man. President; Student Council; Phi Sigma Sigma ; Big Sis; Homecoming Committee; Hillel; A J l U Follies, JOHN JESSE YUROW B. S. Zoology Washington, D. C, Alpha Epsilon Pi. MAE LLCRETIA ZABILSKY A.B. Journalism Washington, D. C. Cherry Tree. Big Sisters help new students become acquainted with C IF a the Big Sis Coffee Hour. f GRADUATE COUNCIL The Graduate Council offers a program of advanced study and research leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy. It provides a doctoral discipline which moves freely across administrative lines dividing depart- ments of instruction or fields of study. It gives personal supervision to a limited number of students, each of whom has his own consultive committee, examinations, and research direction. Robert Whitney Colwell Chairman oj the Graduate Council KATHERINE VIRGINIA GREENE PhJ ). Physiology Arlington, Va. Sigma Xi; The Society for Experimental Biology and Medi- cine, JOHN P, MUNDV PHJJ. Psychology Elk ton, Va. 29 James Harold Fox Dean RUTH M. ANTON A.B . Education Keokuk, Iowa SCHOOL OF EDUCATION The purpose of the School of Education is to prepare teachers, supervisors, and administrators for the higher ranges of educational service and to offer opportunities to teachers of experience to extend their education. It includes the departments of Education, Physical Educa tion, and Home Economics, and it offers both graduate and undergraduate work. Course schedules are arranged to meet the convenience of both full-time and part-time students. By attending evening, Saturday, and summer classes, teachers in the schools of Washington and vicinity may complete all the requirements for a degree without giving up their positions. GERRY APPLESTEIN B.S . Physical Education New York, N, Y, Delphi; fntersorority Athletic Board; Phi Sigma Sigma; Hillel; Physical Education Majors Club; Junior Class Basketball, Manager. 30 a EDWARD W. BAKER M.A. Education Washington, D. C. Career Conference; Literary Club; Future Teachers of America, President. URBINO JOSEPH BARREIRA B.S . Physical Education Hudson, Mass, 0 micron Delta Kappa; Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Sergeant-at-Arms; Physical Education Majors Club; American Association for Health and Recreation; Varsity Football, Co-Captain; Var- sity Baseball; Intramural Sports; All-U Follies. JACK EDWARD BAUMGARTNER B,S, Physical Education Annandale, Va. Physical Education Majors Club; Varsity Football; Var- sity Baseball BARBARA LOUISE BENNER A.B. Elementary Education Arlington, Va. Mortar Board; Wlio’s W r ho in American Colleges and Uni- versities; Tassels; Delphi, Secretary; Panhellenic Council, President, Secretary; Kappa Alpha Theta, President, His- torian-Archivist; Cherry Tree, Advertising Staff; Career Conference, Reception Chairman. JOHN G BOSWELL A. B . Education Washington, D. C. Future Teachers of America, Project Chairman. JOHN BOGLE CALDWELL B. S ♦ Physical Education Nogan, W. Va. Varsity Football s PATRICIA ANNE CARLISLE BS. Home Economics Arlington, Va. Who’s W T ho in American Colleges and Universities; Delphi; Religious Council President, Secretary; Sigma Kappa, Rush Chairman, First Vice President, Recording Secretary; Christian Science Organization, President, Secretary; Dance Production Groups, Business Manager; Home Economics Club, Vice President; Big Sis; Bowling Club; All-U Follies, RUTH JEAN COATES B.S. Home Economics Washington, D. C. Alpha Pi Epsilon, Treasurer; Kappa Kappa Gamma, Pledge Class President, Pledge Trainer; Homecoming Committee, GRACIA COCHRAN B.S , Home Economics Arlington, Va, Chi Omega. JOSEPH C. COURTNEY III B.S . Education Arlington, Va. Penn State: Boxing Manager; Cheerleader; Sigma Phi; Blue Key. GW: Future Teachers of America. JENNIE DI CAPRI O A.B. Education Paterson, N. j. Student Council: International Relations Club; Dormitory Council, Vice President, Floor delegate; Newman Club; Future Teachers of America, Program Committee, Chair- man; Colonial Boosters. JOHN V. EDMUNDS M.A. Education Future T eachers of America. Charleston, Va. IAMES W, ENGLAND IS. Physical Education Newark, N. J. i Kappa Alpha; Varsity Football; Varsity Basketball. ELIZABETH FREIBURGHOUSE i.B, Elementary Education Ihi Omega. Washington, D. C. MES E GLOVER l Physical Education Washington, D. C. i Sigma Kappa; Physical Education Majors Club, Presi- 31 ROBERT GOLDSTEIN B.S. Physical Education New York, N. Y. Phi Alpha, Fledge Trainer; Physical Education Majors Club; Associate Intramural Director; Varsity Basketball; Freshman Basketball; Freshman Baseball; Intramural Sports; Colonial Boosters, ANGELA L. GORDON B.S . Home Economics Hibbing, Minn, Alpha Pi Epsilon, JOSEPH SPENCER HARVEY B.S. Physical Education. Washington, D. C, Varsity Baseball; Varsity Basketball. JUNE V. INSCOE A. B. Education Washington, D. C. Future Teachers of America; Martha Washington Club; Bowling Team, JOYCE E. JOHNSON B. S. Home Economics Washington, D. C Delphi; Zeta Tau Alpha, President, Rush Chairman; Big Sis; Glee Club; Home Economics Club; Rifle Team. THERESA ANN JONES A.B. Education Washington, LX C. Future Teachers of America; Martha Washington Club. DANIEL LEVITON B.S. Physical Education Washington, D. C. Phi Alpha; Varsity Basketball; Intramural Sports, JACQUELINE MAY A.B. Elementary Education Arlington, Va. University of Illinois: Alphi Pi Delta Delta Zeta, Presh dent; Illini Union SLaff ; Newman Club. GW; Delta Zeta, Vice President, MARLENE MARIE MUNSON A.B. Elementary Education Washington, D. C. Student Council, School of Education delegate; Delta Gamma ; Future Teachers of America, MAXINE NORTHROP A. B. Elementary Education Arlington, Va. Future Teachers of America; Dance Production Groups. ABBIE HANAHAN OLIVER B. S. Physical Education Washington, D. C. Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Delphi, President; Student Council, Publicity Committee; Delta Gamma, President, Historian, Rush Chairman, Secretary; Glee Club; Physical Education Majors Club, Secretary: Cheerleaders; Varsity Girls Basket balk Freshman and Sophomore Team; AJITJ Follies. HAROLYN ORLEANS A.B . Elementary Education Washington, IX C. H i I lei ; Future Teachers of America; Tennis Team, ROBERT L. PARKINSON B.S. Physical Education Sigma Chi; Varsity Basketball. CECIL RAPP PERKINS B.S. Physical Education Varsity Football, JAMES CONNIFF REESE A.B. Education Varsity Golf, Captain, Evansville, Ind. Washington, IX C. Arlington, Va. 32 ERIC FOSTER RHODES M.A Secondary Education Arlington, Va. Phi Delta Kappa. VIRGINIA RODGERS BS, Home Economics Arlington, Vu. Delphi ; Alpha Pi Epsilon; Panhellenic Council, Social Chairman; Zeta Tau Alpha; Chkrhy Tiu:e, Photographic Editor. JOAN ROHLFING , „ .. B.S. Home Economics Honolulu, Hawaii Hood College; Riding Chili; YWCA; Home Economics Club. Treasurer. GW: Pi Beta Phi. BETT1E MILLETT ROE DAB LI SH AM. Elementary Education Arlington, Va. l’i Lambda Theta. RAMONA SAMPLES A, B. Elementary Education Arlington, Va. Whirs W I it i in American College? ami l mvrrsitie?; Delphi; Religious Council, President Secretary; Sigma Kappa. President, Recording Secretary, Corresponding Secretary, Panhellenic Council delegate. Junior Panhellenic Council delegate; Wesley Foundation : Westminster Foundation; Colonial Boosters, Secretary. MILDRED SAUNDERS , B. S. Home Economics Alexandria, a. Alpha Pi Epsilon; Home Economics Club; Big Sis; Uni- versity Band. AMY HELENE SCHAUM A B Elementary Education Bethesda, Md. Mortar Board. President; Who ' s Who m American Col- leges and Universities; Tassels; Delphi; W.1CA,„ President, Recordin ' ® ' Secretary, Public Relations Chairman; - indent Life Committee; Sigma Kappa, President, Corresponding Secretary, Second Vice President, Panhellenic Council delegate; Cherrv Thee, Staff; Big Sis; Future Teachers of America; Vice Presidents Council, Secretary. NINA SEGAL _ . , n r B Elementary Education Washington. 1). C. Tassels: Delphi; Phi Sigma Sigma, Secretary Treasurer, Vice President; Big Sis; Future Teachers of America, Treasurer, Secretary. MARIA W. SLOTEMAKER DE BRUINE B.S , Physical Education Capetown, Union of South Africa W.R.A.; Glee Club; International Student’s Club; Physical Education Majors Club: French Club, SALLY HALE SUTTON 4.B. Elementary Education Chevy Chase, Md, Maryville College: Bainonian; Nu Gamma Club; womens Glee Club. GW; Glee Club. LUCY VANCE L , c w Vn A B Elementary Education Mouth of Seneca, v . U. Eastern Mennonite College: Young People’s Christian Assn- rial ion; Smithsonian Literary Society; Spanish Society. _ GW: Future Teachers? of America: Bine Club; Womens Varsity Rifle Team, DAVID WALDRON B.S. Education SlWer Spring, Md. Pi Kappa Alpha; Physical Education Majors Club; Future Teachers of America; Newman Club; All-1) Follies; Fresh- man Football; Varsity Football. JAY W HELD ON WILLIAMS AM. Business Education „ P,™ W’ 1 a ' Fuiure Teachers of America. President : Student Christian Fellowship. JAN WOJTOWICZ JR. , . N . B.S. Physical Education , Eli; zabetl h N. J- Pi Kappa Alpha. Social Chairman; All -H Follies, Dante Production Croups: Freshman Football; Varsity Football, Manager; Varsity Basketball, Manager; Varsity Baseball, Manager; Varsity Football; Intramural Sports. 33 Arthur Edward Burns Dean Joe Lee Jessup Assistant Dean SCHOOL OF GOVERNMENT The George Washington University has provided training in both foreign service and governmental theory and administration throughout its history The School of Government was established in 1928 to bring together in various undergraduate and graduate cur- ricula this work. It is the purpose of the School to give the student an understanding of his responsibilities under the Constitution of the United States in the con- duct of public office — domestic and foreign. This can be accomplished through a curriculum which correlates social economic, political, historical, business, and psy- chological studies. 34 CARROLL W, AUSTIN AM. Hu si n ess A d m in is trad on Morgantown, N. C. SEYMOUR A, BECKMAN AM, Accounting Westfield, N. Y, Kappa Alpha; Alpha Kappa Psi, Secretary PHYLLIS BEREOLOS A.B. Foreign Affairs Kankakee, III. I niversity of Illinois: I II ini Theatre Guild, Junior Man- ager; Illini Union, Sub-Chairman; itfio, Sophomore Edi- tor: Daily HI mi. Night Editor; Student Senate Committee; Matrix Key; Union Key; Mask and Bauble, Vice President. GW: Hatchet , Sub-Editor; Sailing Club. GREGORY JAMES BLACKBURN AM . Accounting Arlington, Va. Delta Tan Delta, Treasurer, Sergeant -at -Arms; Intramural Sports. BERNARD M. BLUM A . B, B u s i n ess A dm i n is t ration ROBERT D. BUZZELL A.B , Business A d ministration Omicron Delta Kappa, President; Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Gate and Key; Delta Sigma Rho, Vice President: Pi Delta Epsilon. Treasurer; Student Coun- cil; Interfraternity Council, Secretary; Student Life Com- mit lee; Intramural Sports Council; Sigma Chi, President, Vice President, Social Chairman, Editor; Hatchet Junior and Senior Staff. Intercollegiate Editor; Cherry Trek, Organizations Editor, Sports Editor, Associate Editor; Homecoming Co-Director; AIM Follies; Enosinian Delia! e Society. Silver Spring, Md. Arlington, Va. CHEE PIN CHEONG AM, Accounting I poh, Perok, Malaya CARL RICHARD OUTRIGHT A.B. Business Administration Fall? Church, Va. Alpha Kappa Psi. ROBERT EDENBAUM I.B. Business Administration Washington, D. C. Phi Alpha; Freshman Basketball; Varsity Basketball, ROSTAND HURBIT EDWARDS AM. Business Administration Lawton. Okla, Sigma Pbi Epsilon. EDWARD GEORGE FERERO A.B , Foreign Affairs Paterson, N, j. Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Gate and Key; Student Council. Student Union Chairman; Phi Sigma Kappa, Vice President; French Club, Treasurer; International Students Society; Intramural Sports. HENRY E, FISHER A.B. Business Administration Crowley, La. Alpha Kappa Psi. MORTON L FUNGER A.B. Business Administration Silver Spring, Md. THOMAS B. GRADY AM, Business Administration Brentwood, Md. Gate and Key; Interfraternity Council President; Student Life Committee; Sigma Nu. Vice President, Pledge Trainer, AUDREY GROOM AM. Foreign Affairs Arlington, Va. Western Maryland College; Gold bug, Editorial Staff; Inter- national Relations Club. GW: Pi Beta Phi,’ Pledge Class President, Scholarship Chairman ; Chkhhv Trkk : Tennis Club Sailing Club. 35 ROBERT LEONARD GUTT A .B. l u s in ess A tl m in is i ra t i a n j ■ rs ■ y ' by. N . J , Phi Vlplia: Wrlliflfg Hall. Yi cr President ; Varsity Konlhall, Co-Captain; Intramural Sports. JAMES R. HANDLEY AM, AccoantirM Fri|erfck. Mil. RICHARD GERARD HELMINIEW1CZ A.B. Foreign Affairs Amsterdam, N. Y. FRANK LADD HESS A.B. Aci aim ting Mason ic Club, FRANK HINE A.B. Business Administration DREXEL D HOFFMAN , 4 . B. B it s in e ss A d m in i s t ra t io n Tau Kappa Epsilon. HELGA HOFFMAN A.B , Foreign A flairs Bethesda. Mil. Washington, I), C. Cambridge, Ohio Sioux City, Iowa JOAN B. HORN A,B. Foreign Affairs Washington, IX C. International Relations Club: Radio Workshop: Sailing Club. EDMOND HO WAR A.B, Business Administration Washington, D. C, Gale and Key; Interfraternity Council, President: Student Life Committee: Phi Sigma Kappa, Vice President, Rush Chairman. Inlerfraternity Pledge Council delegate. THOMAS J. HURLEY A.B, Foreign Affairs Alexandria, Ya. JOHN FRANKLIN JAMESON A.B, Foreign Affairs Washington, 1). C, CELIA LIGHTNER JENSEN 4 . B t Bn sin ess A d m i n is t ra lion W r a sh i n gt t m , I) . C . Tassel : Panhellenie Council. Treasurer; Sigma Kappa, Pledge Class Vice President. Social Chairman; Radio Work- shop: C Players; Dance Production Groups, The Traveling Troubadours get taking off for Greenland over holidays. briefed before the Christmas DOUGLAS JOHNSON AM. Business Administration Arlington, Va. Gale and Key; Interfraternity Council, Treasurer: Theta Delta Chi, Corresponding Secretary, Athletic Director; Hatchet, Junior Staff; Golf Team. Golf Team Manager. FOTIS N. KAROU5ATIS AM. Business Administration Washington, D. C, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Treasurer, Secretary. Pledge Trainer; Varsity Football. JAMES J. KENNEDY M.A. Personnel Administration Washington, D, C, Religious Council; Tau Kappa Epsilon. Vice President; Hatchet; Newman Club, President; Spanish (Tub: Celeb- rity Capers; Intramural Sports, MICHAEL THOMAS K1TSOULIS A.B. Foreign Affairs Washington, D. C, Gate and Key; Pi Gamma Mu; Sigma Alpha Epsilon, President, Rush Chairman, Assistant Pledge Trainer: Intra- mural Sports, ROLAND O, L.4INE A .B. Statistics Arlington, Va HELEN JOAN LAMPIR1S AM. Marketing Business Administration Wash., D. C. Sigma Kappa, Treasurer: Cherry Trek; S.A.M Vice President; Big Sis; Bowling Team. JANE E. LYONS AM , Accounting halls Church, va. William and Marv: Phi Mu; Newman Club; William and Mary Chorus, JACK MALKIN AM. Accounting Washington, D, C Intramural Sports. E. RICHARD MAN2ANO AM. Business Administration Washington, U- C. Who’s W ho in American Colleges and L niversities; Gate and Kev; Student Council, Vice President; Sigma Mu President. Treasurer; Debate Team; Sailing Club, Presi- dent; Sailing Team. W ALTER MARKS A.B . Foreign Affairs Washington, D. C, ROGER ARTHUR MARTIN T , . _ c _ AM. Accounting Bethesda Md. Sigma Chi, Historian, KATHLEEN DILLON McGEE A.B. Foreign Again Washington, D. C. William and Mary: Modern Dance Group; University Players, GW: Kappa Delta. JAMES A McGUIRE A . B. Bit s in ess A dm i n is tra tion ANN MILETICH AM. Business Administration RALPH H. MINICK AM. Bu sin ess A d m inis tr a t ion South Royalton, Va, Washington D, C. Alexandria, Va. 37 Burl Ives fakes time " Paint 1 our If agon " interview KEITH ALLEN MOTT A.B Foreign Affairs Kansas City, Mo. Delta Tan Delta JESSE O, MURPHY AM. Foreign Affairs Washington, D. C Phi Beta Kappa; Student Council; International Relations Club, President, Vice President; Career Conference; For- eign Affairs and Political Science Forum, Chairman THOMAS R OFFENBACHER, JR, A.B . Business Administration Washington, D. C Sigma Chi, Social Chairman. HUGH W. OLDS, JR, A.B . Foreign Affairs La Mesa, Cailf. Delta Phi Epsilon, Treasurer; Baptist Student Union; Stu- dent Christian Fellowship; F ranch Club; International Re- lations Club; University Glee Club. ROBERT PANETTIERI A.B . Business Administration Mr. Vernon, N. Y. Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Intramural Sports; Freshman Bas- ketball. EDWARD T, PINCH A.B. Foreign Affairs Long wood, Fla. CHRISTINE E. PUR1FOY A.B. Business Administration Louann, Ark, S.A.M. . RICHARD C RIECKEN M.A. Foreign Affairs Dayton, Ohio Omicron Delta Kappa; Gate and Key; Student Council, Freshman Class President, Vice President, Activities Director; Phi Sigma Kappa, President, Sentinel, Pledge Class President, Interfraternity Council delegate; Hatchett Junior Staff; Student Handbook , Advertising Editor; Career Conference; Delta Phi Epsilon, Vice President; Alpha Phi Omega, President, Secretary, Histori an; Current Affairs Club; Sailing Club; French Club; All-U Follies; Freshman Follies; Varsity Golf; Freshman Golf; Freshman Basketball; Colonial Boosters. JAMES RICHARD ROBB AM. Foregin Affairs Riverside, Calif WARREN C. ROBINSON A.B. Business Administration KENNETH R SAMUELSON AM. Business Administration Pi Kappa Alpha. ROBERT I. SKOUGAARD A.B. Business Administration Sigma Chi, Tribune, Washington, D. C. Moline, III. Washington, D, C. off from a performance of to give G. W . students an WILLIAM P. SMITH JR. A.B. Business Administration Washington, D. C. Who ' s Who in American Colleges ami Universities; Gate and Key: Student Council, Vice President, Activities Com- mittee: Phi Sigma Kappa, Vice President, Pledge Class President; Career Conference Committee, Chairman; S.A.M.; Alpha Phi Omega; Veteran ' s Club, ESTELLE STERN AM. Foreign Affairs ' Washington, D. C. Mortar Board; Who’s Who in American Colleges and Uni- versities; Tassels; Pi Delta Epsilon; Phi Sigma Sigma, Historian; Hatchet , Board of Editors, Copy Editor; Hillel, Vice President; Career Conference; Oquassa; Big Sis; French Club. ROBERT TJM STINNETT AM. Accounting Arlington, Va. NORMAN THliRAU AM. Foreign Affairs Northport, N, Y, Hobart College: Delta Phi Alpha; Acacia. Treasurer; Band. GW: Acacia. EDWIN S. TIMONER AM. Business Administration Washington, D. C. Alpha Epsilon Pi, Secretary, Treasurer, Vice President; Hillel. ROBERT M, S. TOM A.B . Accounting Honolulu. Hawaii NANCY G. TUCKER AM . Statistics Arlington, Va. Sigma Kappa. HARRIET A, TYSON A.B. Foreign Affairs Houston, Texas Phi Gamma Mu; Kappa Alpha Theta: Hatch eL GERALD L, W ATSON AM. Foreign Affairs Arlington, Va. Student Council, Junior Class President: Pi Kappa Alpha, Rush Chairman; Alpha Phi Omega; All-U Follies. ROBERT C. W ATSON A.B. Business Administration Arlington, Va. Phi Sigma Kappa, LEO M. WEINTRAUB AM. Business Administration Brooklyn, N. Y. FRED E. WEISBROD AM. Business Administration Silver Spring, Md. EDWARD JAY WILSON, JR. AM. Foreign Affairs Erie, Pa. Phi Beta Kappa; Delta Tau Delta, Scholarship Chairman, Secretary; Delta Phi Epsilon, President: Alpha Phi Omega; World Government Club; German Club. GEORGE WEST W ILSON A.B. Business Administration Kensington, Md. 39 SCHOOL OF PHARMACY In 1867 the National College of Pharmacy was founded b the Apothecaries ' Association of the Dis- trict of Columbia, it was opened in 1872. and in 1606 became affiliated with The George Washington Univer- sity. The School of Pharmacy is accredited by the American Council on Pharmaceutical Education as a class " A school, and it is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. The student has at his disposal not only the government libraries, but also the American Institute of Pharmacy building, in which have been established a pharmaceutical museum and library and research laboratories which have brought to Washington the outstanding men of the profession. 40 ALVIN S. BERNSTEIN B.S. Pharmacy Washington, D. C. Pharmacy School, Senior Class President, Student Council Representative; Pharmacy School Council, Vice President; The Percolator, Editor; American Pharmaceutical Associa- tion, Program Chairman; Alpha Zeta Omega. JACK PRESTON BLACK B.S. Pharmacy Mases Lake, Wash, WILLIAM B, DIVINE B.S. Pharmacy Arlington, Va. American Pharmaceutical Association; Kappa Psi; Intra- mural Sports. JIM FAHRNEY B.S . Pharmacy Arlington, Va, Kappa Psi. FREDERICK S, FIRNBACHER B.S. Pharmacy Washington, D, C, Alpha Zeta Omega MARVIN FREEDENBERG B.S. Pharmacy Washington, D. C. The Percolator , Business Manager; American Pharmaceu- tical Association, Vice President; Alpha Zeta Omega, President, SAMUEL FRISHMAN B.S Pharmacy Washington, D C Alpha Zeta Omega; Hillel. F, RICHARD MALZONE B.S. Pharmacy Washington, D, C Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Stu- dent Council, M ember- at-Large; National Symphony Forum Committee, President; American Pharmaceutical Associa- tion; Kappa Psi; Newman Club, President; Colonial Boosters. THOMAS A, E. SHOEMAKER JR. BS« Pharmacy Washington, D C. American Pharmaceutical Association; Kappa Psi; Intra- mural Sports, FRANK SWEENEY B.S. Pharmacy New Britain, Conn, Theta Delta Chi; Kappa Psi; Newman Club ROBERT F, TOMSKO B.S. Pharmacy Cumberland, Md, American Pharmaceutical Association; Kappa Psi. LLOYD A WALLER B.S. Pharmacy Alexandria, Va, Tau Kappa Epsilon; Kappa Psi W. A, NEIL WILSON B.S. Pharmacy Takoma Park, Md. 41 engineering « . r THE PROJECT The men piled into the station wagon, faces grim and set with determination. " Ready? " askl ie driver. " Yes. Let’s go and get it over with, " said the one with the cap pulled down over his eyes. No one said a word during the long ride. And then all at once They were there, dragging equipment out of the back and making eparations for the arduous task ahead. " Bring that thing over here.” " No, wait! Maybe it ought to be a few feet more to the right ” " You’ll never be able to see it there,” " Yev ou will, just try it . , . well, maybe you’re right. Rick it u ntind brih fc g it over here. " " Here?” " Hmm . . . I don’t know. The ground is pretty soft.” " fctey,” shoute| pg map with the low-slung cap, " How about here?” " Is the ground hard enough ’ " Sure. A two-ton elephant wouldn’t leave a dent. " " Well, let’s see . . . Come on, Jet’s move it again,” " Say, this seems to be Ike spot for it, all right, " t ' O.K. Set it W p, bayi, £asy nowf. .-watch the plumb line . . . Is it all right?’ ' J " Perfect. " " Now line it up just right . . . How does it look?” " Oh, that’s fine.” " Good, This’ll be the best old bird bath on the whole campus.’ Martin Alexander Mason Dean Norm an Bruce Ames A7 r r r ien E g it leering SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING Carl Hugo Walt her Dean The School of Engineering was organizer! as the Cor- coran Scientific School, and in 1903 it was combined with the Columbian College. In 1914 it became the School of Engineering. Courses leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Civil Engineering, Bachelor of Mechani- cal Engineering, and Bachelor of Electrical Engineering are accredited by the Engineers’ Council for Profes- sional Development, the recognized accrediting body of the engineering profession, made up of representatives of the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Ameri- can Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, American Society for Engineering Education, the American Insti- tute of Chemical Engineers, and the National Council of State Boards of Engineering Examiners. 44 CHEEY AK APU V A NDA BHIMAYA AYAPA H. ME. Mechanical Engineering Vi raj pet. India A,S 5t.E. VICTOR RATTAN I ft. CM. Civil Engineering San Bruno, Cal if ROBERT C. BAUMAN BMM. Mechanical Engineering Alexandria, Va, Engineer ' s Council: Phi Sigma Kappa: Theta Tan; VSA1.E.; Rille Team. JOSEPH m; bellak BMM. Mechanical Engineering Washington, I). C. A.S.M.E. HAROLD L. BOYD BMM. Mechanical Engineering Alexandria, Va. Sigma Tau: Theta Tau; A.S.M.E. JAMES W. BROWN, JR 8. MM. Mechanical Engineering Arlington, Va. A.S.M.E, ROBERT $. BURNS B.CM. Civil Engineering Arlington, Va. Sigma Tau: Engineers Council; Theta Tau. EDWARD R. CALDWELL B.CM. Civil Engineering Was hington, D. C, 0 micron Delta Kappa. Treasurer: Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities: Sigma Tau: Engineer’s Council: Mechefeciv, Circulation Manager, Business Manager; Theta Tau, Regent; A.S.C.E., A ice President, Treasurer. HERBERT G. CHANDLER B.SM. Physics Silver Spring, Md. Sigma Tau JAMES J CHAR U HAS BMM ' Mechanical Engineering Washington, D. C. A. S.M.E.; Hellenic Society, WARREN L CHESTNUT B. CM ♦ Civil Engineering Silver Spring. Md. Sigma Tau; Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Treasurer; Mecheleciv Business Manager; A.S.C.E. Secretary. CLARENCE P. CHRISTENSEN BMM. Communications Cheverly Md Sigma Tau; LR.E. GEORGE P, CUMMINGS B.C.E. Civil Engineering Washington, D. C. Gate and Key; Sigma Phi Epsilon. PAUL O, DRURY, JR. B.S.E. Engineering Washington, D. C. Sigma Tau; A.S.M.E.; Newman Club. WILBER HENRY ESKITE, JR. B.C.E. Civil Engineering Colmar Manor, Md. A.S.C.E JACK A. FROST BM.E. Mechanical Engineering Washington D. C WALDO R, GERMAN B.E.E. Electrical Engineering Hyatts ville, Md. Sigma Tau; A.I.E.E., Chairman; Theta Tau, Treasurer. ROBERT W GREEN B.E.E. Electrical Engineering Washington, D. C. A.J.E.E., Treasurer. BEVERLY JEAN HAMON B.S.E. Mathematics Washington, D. C. WILLIAM 1IAMON B.M.E . Mechanical Engineering Washington, D, 0. JUNIUS HENRY HARRISON B.S.E. Physics Washington, D. C Maryland University: Rifle Team. GW: A.S.M.E.; I.R.E. HARRY KRIEMELMEYER JR. BM.E. Mechanical Engineering Washington, L . C, Who’s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Sigma Tau; Engineer’s Council, President; Sigma Chi, President, Vice President, Secretary, Pledge Trainer; A.S.M.E., Treas- urer; Homecoming Parade Chairman ROBERT F. KURSCH B.C.E. Civil Engineering Arlington, Va. Sigma Tau; A.S.GE. CHARLES R. LAUGHLIN B.E.E. Electrical Engineering Falls Church Va. Sigma Tau; LR.E. ; A.I.E.E. Football learn members grin happily as they n atch their team -mates rack up a sizable score against Davidson. IRVING MATHIS BM.E. Mechanical Engineering Washington, D, C, Engineers Council; A.SA1E. WILLIAM WALTER McMILLAN B.S,E Business Administration Alexandria, Va. ALFRED B, MCE B.C.E. Civil Engineering Arlington Va. Omicron Delta Kappa; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Sigma Tan; Pi Delta Kappa; Engineer’s Council Vice President President: Cherry Thee, Staff; Me ch e e civ y Associate Editor Editor ; A.S-.C-E. ; Masonic Club, HOMER DEWEY MUSSELMAN B.E.E . Electrical Engineering Washington, D, C. AJ.E.E. CORDON A, NICOLA I SEN B.E.E . Electrical Engineering Takoma Park, Md, A.LE.E ; I.R.E. JOHN J, ONUFRAK B.C.E. Civil Engineering WashijSjgton, D. C. Sigma Tau; A.S.CE. VIRGIL LEWIS PENCE BM.E. Mechanical Engineering Griffithville, Ark A. S M E„ Vice Chairman. ARTHUR E, PROCTOR B. E.E. Electrical Engineering Lake Park, Iowa Sigma Tau; Student Council; Engineer’s Council; A.I.E.E. MICHAEL B RAPPORT B.E.E, Electrical Engineering Washington, D. C. Omicron Delta Kappa; Who’s W r ho in American Colleges and Universities; Sigma Tau; Sigma Chi, Secretary, Asso- ciate Editor: Cherry Tree. Engineering Editor; Meche- leciv . Editor. Associate Editor; I.R.E. Chairman, W ELFRED M. REDLER B.E.E, Electrical Engineering l.R.E. LINCOLN E. ROBERTS BM.E. Mechanical Engineering A. S.M.E. DARRELL E. RODGERS B. C.E. Civil Engineering Sigma Tau; Theta Tau; A.S.CE. Silver Spring, Md. Avon Park, Fla. Arlington, Va. Peppy cheerleaders hold a practice session be- hind the Law School building. WALTER CONRAD SCOTT B.E.E. Electrical Engineering Washington D C. Alpha Theta Nu; Engineer ' s Council ; A.LE.E. ; University Hand. RICHARD A SORRELL BM.E, Mechanical Engineer in g HvaltsviJJe, MdL A.S.M.E., Treasurer, NIKOLA DRAGISHA STANISAVLJEVICH B.E.E. Electrical Engineering Washington D C Mecheleciv; AXE.E, ; I.R.E.; International Student Society MILTON A, STOVALL BM.E. Mechanical Engineering Silver Spring M h Sigma Tau. GEORGE D SWETNAM B.E.E. Communications Washington, D. C, THOMAS EDWIN TOPPING B.C.E. Civil Engineering Washington, D. C. Delta Tau Delta. E. A. WAREHAM III B.E.E, Electrical Engineering Hagerstown, Mrh AT.E.E. HOWARD WILSON B.E.E. Electrical Engineering Washington fh C Sigma Tau ; Mecheleciv ; AT.E.E. : 3.R.E. First row ; P. Michaekon, H. Kriercielmeyer {pres.), j, Colangelo, M. Rapport, Second row; H. Wilson, A, Proctor, R. Burns, J, Dodge, C. Bierman, W Scott, T. Flanagan. ENGINEERS’ COUNCIL According to the constitution of the Council, “The general purpose of the Council shall be to provide liaison between the student body of the school of Engi- neering of the George Washington University, in all matters affecting the general interests and welfare of the student body, the School of Engineering, or the University. " The constitution further states that the Council shall sponsor the Annual Engineers ' Ball, the Annual Engineers’ Banquet, joint society meetings, mixer meetings, and other cooperative affairs. As a general rule, no other type of organization is as indefinite in purpose and action as a “coordinating body 1 ’. However, the Ball, the Banquet, the more and more popular mixers, and a very broad interpretation of the word coordinating have made a useful and vital organizatio n of the Engineers’ Council The Council is made up of two representatives from each of the member organizations, and the Business Manager of the Mecheleeiv magazine. Officers of the Council are elected at the first meeting by vote of the newly elected representatives. At the present time there are six organizations which are members of the Council. Harry Kriemelmeyer, president of the Engineer’s Coun- cil , shows Dr. Cloyd-H. Marvin 9 president oj the uni- versity t the Christmas tree which the engineers cat , erected t and decorated as part of the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony. 49 First raw: j. March ftreas. ), H, Kriemelmeyer (Eng. Council rep.), P, Michdson (v p.), H. Rosen (pres.), L, E, Goodnight free, sec, ), R. Nearman (cor. sec ), A, B Parks (hist ). Second row: C E. Bardsley, N. B. Ames, H. Wilson, W. J. Mayo-Wells, R, McLaurin, H, Boyd, A. Humphrey, F. Harris, C. P. Christensen, M. Rapport. Third row: A Moe, M. N. McKnight, R Sack man, C. A. Kennedy, R. P, Lillie, R Caldwell, J, Onufrak, R. Burns, L. L Griffin, G C. Joseph son, H, G Chandler. The amatol pledge skit gives new Sigma Tan members a chance to get back at the old members by rendering some choice imitations . SIGMA TAU Sigma lau. G W. 5 s honorary engineering fraternity, was founded in Lincoln Nebraska on February 22. 1904. In its 49 years of existence it has attained nation- wide recognition and prominence. Early in 1930. Sigma Tau accepted an invitation to join the Association of College Honor Societies Xi Chapter, one of 28 chapters on university and college campuses throughout the Lnited States, was established at George Washington University on April 18. 192L Membership to Sigma Tau is selected from those men who rank in scholarship among the upper third of the junior and senior classes of the Engineering School. However this is but one of the requirements for mem- bership Those who have attained the necessary schol- arship must have demonstrated a willingness to partici- pate in the L Diversity functions, such as actively joining the engineering societies and attending university-spon- sored group activities. The prospective member must also exhibit the practical qualities that are necessary attributes to every successful engineer 50 First row: W. Galvin, A. V. As tin, W, Crump, Cl H, Tompkins, A. E, Proctor. Second row: R t E. Miller, B. Quinn, K. Park, E. Hobbs, R. Haef, j. Hiemenz, Third row: P. Schmid, W. Chestnuu, R. Gardner, M. Stovall, D. Rodgers, W. Milto, R, Thompson, P. Drury. During the Sigma Tan initiation banquet , old members are entertained by a quartet from the pledge class. Pro jessor Cruickshanks presents keys to the new mem- bers of Sigma Tau at their initiation banquet. 51 s-1 As the deadline draws near, the Mecheleciv office hums with activity as the final page lay-outs are prepared. MECHELECIV The Mecheleciv magazine is published at the George Washington University by the direction of the Engi- neers’ Council The staff of the magazine is composed of engineering students who compile, edit, and publish six editions per year. The purpose of the magazine is to present technical articles written by the undergraduate students, publicize and create interest in the engineering societies and fra- ternities, and to offer an opportunity for future engi- neers to acquire the skill of technical writing. First row: R Caldwell (Editor-In-Chief), H, Montgomery I Assoc. Ed), M. Rapport i Assoc, Ed), II. Wilson Bus. Mg.rJ. Second row: J. Moraes, S. Servklo, H. Boyd, R, Mitchell, C. Laughlin, R. Van Sickler, A. Neira. First row: K. Brown, H. E, Barnes R, Van Sickltr, R. E. Kelly, C. W. Wagner ii. C Baumann R, B. Calhoun, A. B. Parks J J, Charulias, Dr. C. E. Bardsley. Second row: E. A. Willis J. L, Klee R. Quinn, j, Kaye (prof,) V. L. Pence (v. chimn j , H. Boyd (secj H, Kriemelmeyer Ureas.), G. Bier man, C, B Ayapa. Third row: C. E. Greeley (prof.), J. W, Beliak 1. Mathis, C. F. MohL W, Bienia, J. E. Peake M. A, Stovall J. P. Perdergast D. B. Boyce. P. 0. Drury G, M. Sludds, P J. Martin. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS The George Washington University Student Branch of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers is composed of students in the School of Engineering who are studying for the degree of Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, On the first Wednesday of each school month, the ASME has a combined social and technical meeting. Speakers from the Washington area and sometimes representatives from companies in the East are invited to give talks on various aspects of engineering. Movies are often included in the program Refreshments are usually served after the meetings, thus giving members a chance to get better acquainted with their fellow stu- dents and their professors. The Student Branch also arranges inspection trips to places of interest to the student engineer such as the Naval Gun Factory, the Naval Ordnance Laboratory, the Bureau of Standards and generation stations of the Potomac Electric Power Company These trips are free and are scheduled for the benefit of the student The complicated job of mechanical engineering can often be accomplished with the simplest of tools, as here demonstrated by Harry Kriemelmeyer 9 who is wielding a monkey wrench 53 First row : J, Hiighes (sec), W. Scott (engineers’ council), II. Musselman (v. chrnvn.K W, German (dirmn,), R. W, Green (treas, ), A. E. Proctor (eng, council), N. Ames (counselor). Second row: J, Mayosky, H. Brand ler, E. Prada, S. Servidio, H, Wong, J. Moraes, W. Harris- AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS The AI EE presents an opportunity to participate in a professional society and to become aetpiainled with other engineering associates who are either studying or prat tiring their profession. I he Branch was established in 1932 and ac tive mem hcrship is open to all students enrolled in electrical engineering Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of ever) month during the Fall and Winter semesters, Noted authorities on elect rical engineering and related subjects are the principal speakers at the meetings. The American Society of Civil Engineers was the first National Engineers Society to lie formed in the 1 oiled States and during the time following has done splendid work in promoting high standards of engineers. At the regular meetings, lectures are given by men of prominence, usually from various government agencies in the Washington area. Field trips give the members of the society an opportunity to see the application of the engineering theory of their text books. AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS Firs t row: E . E nhol m , J . L . Dale (treas,), E, R. Caldwell (v.p.K D. H, G ilk lie, R. E, Rodgers (pres), J. Colangelo (eng, council rep.), T, Flana- gan (eng, council rcp,) t F, Lipovsky (sec.). Second row: H. A. Miklofsky, R. Alexander, J. R. Kinnear, R. W. Rumke, G. W Wolf, W. A. Campbell, D, Haefs. Third row: W r , Corn- nell, H. Borger, W. A, Weide tneyer, C. Burke, M. Mitchell, J, Onufrak, R. Burns, and W, Cliestnntt. First row: H. A. Miklofsky, (ad.Vt)» T. S, McLaurin (scribe), A. Moe (regent), D. J. Andrich (v. regent), T. G. Flanagan, (treasj, K. Cald- well Second row: R. C Bau- mann, F, Couper, R. E. Rod- gers, FL Boyd, J. M. Colangelo, W. R. German, R. S. Bums, and D. E Rodgers, THETA TAU Theta Tau fraternity was founded at the University of Minnesota in 1904, The founders felt that some means of developing high standards of professional interest among student engineers were needed, and that an organization which could accomplish this and also unite students in the various fields of engineering with strong bonds of fraternal friendship would be of im- mense value to both the students and the engineering profession. The wisdom of these men has become increasingly apparent by the continual growth of the fraternity until it is now the largest engineering fra- ternity in the country. The George Washington University Student Branch of the Institute of Radio Engineers is open to students in electrical engineering who are taking the communica- tions option, or to those who are primarily interested in electronics. The Branch was formed to bring together people interested in electronic and associated fields to supplement the course of instruction and to correlate the information presented in class. At the regular meeting lectures are given by men of prominence usually from the various government laboratories in the Washington area. Most of the speakers are experts in their field and prove to be extremely interesting. The George Washing- ton University Branch is most fortunate in having such a large group of specialists available to speak on an almost unlimited range of subjects, INSTITUTE OF RADIO ENGINEERS First row: R, Gardner, P, Schmid, W. Milto. Second row: C, Laughlin, C. Ken- nedy (sec,-treas,), M. Rapport (chrmn) 3 A. Petrine (vice- chimn.), P Michelsen (Eng. Council Rep.). Third row: B. Kilday, C. Stout, R, Mont- gomery, N. Stanisavljevieh, W, Yates, C. Christensen, R, Ness, P. Couper. 55 At the annual Christmas tree lighting spon- sored by the Engineers Council 7 Dr. Sizoo oj the Religion Department delivers the prayer Dr. Cloyd Heck Marvin f presi- dent oj the university, turns the switch that lights the Christmas tree at the annual tree lighting . Behind him are Dr. Sizoo of the Religion Department. Harry Kriemeb tneyer oj the Engineer s Coun- cil, and Di Folkemer oj the Religion Department. Future radio technicians learn how to find failures in com- munication sets during a lab period . 56 At the 22nd Annual Engineers ' Ball ? the queen was crowned. Lovely Joan Gallagher accepts a bouquet of roses from Jerry and Jimma Strong of radio station WMAL . Other finalists were Marilyn Kelllei Ava Hutchison, and Louise McDavitt. Professor Cruiks hanks ex- plains the workings of a gaso- line engine to one of his me- chanical engineering classes . Engineers corner of the Stu- dent Union can be found occupied by hard-working stu- dents at all hours of the day. Problems are worked , home- work completed f and notes compared during a fast cup of coffee. 57 law school THE CRIME " Do you swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth? " " I do. " ► " Your name?” " Joan P. Harmless, sir, " t . " Occupation? " " Student at G. W ” " Where were you on the afternoon of April 5th? " " At school, sir.” ' - ' ©id you go to class that afternoon?” " Yes, sir. " " Where were those classes held? " . " In ttl% Hall of Government,” iss Harrnless, how do you plead to the crime with which you are charged?” " Not guilty,” " ladies and gentlemen gf the jury; I ask you to consider not only the crime, l fhe defendant before you. There she sits, confident in the knowledge thdt she is pulling the wool over your eyes, I ask you, ladies and gentlemen, to look at this girl who sits there and makes a bald-faced statement that she is not gijllly. Not only is this contempt far the integrity ' of th£ court, but an insult ho. our intelligence, " Ladies and. gentlemen of the jury; the prosecution maintain that on the afternoon of April 5th in the Hall of Government, Miss Harmless, in violation of D. C Ordinance 37952169, did smoke in a classroom,” 4 V 1 te I I Oswald Sy mister Co lc: lough Dean Caryille Dickinson Benson Assistant Dean LAW SCHOOL The George Washington University Law School, now in its 87 th year, is the oldest law school in the District of Columbia, It is a charter member of the Association of American Law Schools, and is approved by the Sec- lion of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association, The location of the Law School in the nation’s capital presents a unique opportu- nity for observation and study of federal agencies. As a result, the study of law takes on added meaning, At the present time, holders of baccalaureate degrees from more than three hundred colleges and universities come from the forty-eight states, the territories, and several foreign countries to comprise the student bod}. Louis Harkey Mayo Secretary 60 FRANCIS A. ANTONELLi L.L.B, Law Washington, D. C. Gale and Key; Del fa Tan Delta; Alpha Kappa Psi. JACK E, ARMORE Law New York, N. Y. Law Review, RICHARD NORMAN BAYLINSON L.L.B Law Vent nor City, N. j. Nu Bela Epsilon; Case Club, JIM BEAR L.L.B. Law Del roil, Mich, Sigma Nu. ROBERT O, BLOCH L.L.B. Law North Bend, Neb. Gale and Key, President, Secretary; Sigma Chi, V i ce Presi- dent, Secretary, Treasurer, Historian, Sing Director; Law Review; Cherry Tree, Law School Editor; Phi Delta Phi, ROBERT C, BROWN L.L.B. Law Sigma Nu, Kalamaih Falls, Ore. DONN E. CASSITY L.L.B, Law Bethesda, Md. Amicus Curiae , Editor; Phi Delta Phi: Case Club. DONALD D. H. CHING L.L.B Law Honolulu, Hawaii EARL W. COPPERSMITH L.L.B Law Corona Del Mar. Calif, entura Junior College: Student Body. President; Boxing Team, Captain, University of Loyola: Phi Delta Phi, Sec- retary. Whittier College: International Affairs Conference. President, GW: Phi Della Phi. HORACE K Di MARTINO L.LM Law Fall River, Mass. Doha Theta Phi. THOMAS J. DOUGHERTY L.L.B. Law Arlington, Va, Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities; Gate and Key; Student Council. Junior Class President; Student Bar Association. Secretary; Interfraternity Council, Rush Chairman; Sigma Chi, President, Secretary, Social Chair- man; Delta Theta Phi; Colonial Roo-lers, Executive Com- mittee; Homecoming Chairman. DONALD J. HARRINGTON L.L.M. Law Detroit, Mich. MAURICE HARTNETT L.L.B. Law Dover, Del Delta Tati Delta WILLIAM HINTZE L.L.B. Law Hyattsvilte, Md. Sigma Tau. CALVIN C. JONES L.LM Law Falls Church, Va, Delta Theta Phi, Tribune. MICHAEL HARRIS KARR L.L.B Law Arlington, Va JAMES OWEN KNOTTS III LX B, Law Denton Md. Phi Kappa Sigma; Nu Beta Epsilon; Van Vleck Case Club JOSEPH J. LELEVICH L.L.B. Law Hyattsville, Md Law Review; Phi Della Phi. DOUGLAS HAMILTON MOORE, JR. LL.B. Law Bethesda, Md. Nu Beta Epsilon; Amicus Curiae , .Associate Editor Special Features Editor, Cartoonist LeGRAND WINFIELD PERCE III L.L.B. Law Bedford, Pa. Student Bar Association; Sigma Alpha Epsilon; Hatchet; Debate Team; Glee Club Traveling Troubadours Manager, Massiah Chorus. Manager; All-lJ Follies; Varsity Basket- ball, Manager, NAD A. PETERSON JJ). Law Castle Dale, Utah Student Bar Association Vice President; Law Review; Phi Delta Phi, Magister; Van Vleck Case Club, Vice Presi- dent; American Law Students Association WILLIAM PINCUS L.L.B. Law Silver Spring Md. JULIAN C, RENFRO LZ.B. Law Tampa, Fla. Sigma Chi. MIGUEL J RIOS-LUGO L ' L.B. Law Adjuntas, Puerto Rico Phi Sigma Kappa. Delia Zeta adds its merry mettagerie to the rest oj the floats in the Mummers Parade. FRANK c. roller L.L.B. Law WILLIAM A. ROONEY L.L.B. Law Nu Beta Epsilon EUGENE SABOL L.L.B , Law Delta Tau Delta. Washington, D. C. Marysville, Wash. Yonkers, N. Y. ROBERT FRANKLIN SAGLE J.D. Law Hagerslown, Md, Sigma Chi; Law Review; Phi Delta Phi. HARRY G SELLS L L.B. Law Arlington, Va. Delta Theta Phi, JENNINGS TALBOT SMITH L.L.B . Lata Bethesda, Md. 0 micron Della Kappa, Treasurer: Gate and Key; Student Council, Junior Class Vice President; Interfraternity Coun- cil Rush Chairman; Pi Kappa Alpha, President, Treasurer, Rush Chairman; Interfraternity Council; Hatchet; Home- coming Committee; AlhU Follies; Cheerleaders; Varsity Football, Manager; Intramural Sports; Sailing Club. HAJIME W. TANAKA L L,B r Law Washington, D. C. Amicus Curiae NORMAN ARIEL WEST L.L.B: Law Richmond, Va. Pi Kappa Alpha. Manager, Massiah Chorus. Manager; All-U Follies; varsity Basketball, Manager. The Netvman Club adds its contribution to Hte H omec rriw g game with V.MJ. STUDENT BAR ASSOCIATION The Student Bar Association, a charter member of the American Law Student Association, includes in its membership every student in the Law School. The pri- mary aims of the association are the promotion of pro fessional and social activities among the Law School student body, the recognition and encouragement of scholastic achievements, and the maintenance of the high reputation of the Law School. The professional functions of the Student Bar Association include out- standing lawyers and jurists as speakers. Prominent among the social activities of the Law School are the annual dances held in the fall and spring. Qfhcers of the Student Bar Association are elected each spring to serve the following academic year, and are assisted by class delegates representing both day and evening classes. Noteworthy among the committees of the asso- eiation is the Placement Committee, which assists in placing students and young lawyers in legal positions on a nationwide basis. Bill Cranberry (left) is shown receiving the award for the Most Outstanding Law School Student from John Quisenberry, President oj the SJJ.4. First row: W. B. McKinney (night v,p.) T E. L Comiskey (day v.p.), J. A, Quisenberry, (pres.), G. S. Ovrevik, W. F, Norris. Second row: B, Curry, R. G. Erdley, T. von Brand, J. Bear, A. Jack- son, A. B. Dunn, Third row: A. Rojohn, E. Fenwick, W. Crowther, H. Hersch. R. Brown, E. Dunn, C. Bledsoe. Above: E. Ansel], P. Walker, First row: E. Ansell (night v.p.), C. Kipps Jr. (co-pres.), E. DeGuzzie co-pres.), C. Archer (day v.p.). Second row: J. Cont (registrar), E, Land (librarian), A. J. Valentine (clerk). CASE CLUB The Van Vleck Case Club is an extra-curricular organization whose purpose is to give law students an opportunity to prepare written briefs and present oral argument on actual appellate cases. Four members are assigned to each case, two representing the appellant and two the appellee. The cases are argued before a simulated modern appellate court. Factors upon which the cases are decided are style and presentation of the arguments in the written briefs, clearness and manner of presentation of oral arguments, ability to respond to searching questions bv the court, and persuasiveness of the points of law presented, lhe competition consists of preliminaries, semi-finals and finals. The court for the finals consists of notable federal judges, including justices of the Supreme Court. Courtroom procedure is practiced by the Case Club. Well-known judges and lawyers often come in and lend their professional assistance . 65 Much exuding work goes into the publishing of the Law 1 Review , Accuracy is of prime importance , The editor and his assistants are shown giving the final check to some articles . GEORGE WASHINGTON LAW REVIEW The George Washington Law Review is a bi-monthly publication edited by the faculty and students of the Law School, The editorial staff of the publication con- sists of a faculty editor-in-chief, an associate faculty editor, a faculty board of advisory editors, a board of departmental advisory editors, and a board of student editors who are chosen each year on the basis of schol- arship. The publication is devoted exclusively to federal and state public law, and consists of articles on current legal problems by prominent authorities in the field of public law, as well as commentaries by students on recent decisions in the federal and state courts. The Law Review has become well-known throughout the law schools and the legal profession for its full and accurate coverage and evaluation of current trends in public law, and is frequently cited in connection with its presenta- tion of recent legal developments and interpretations. First row: R, F. Sagle, W. J. Kirkley, C. T. Kipps, Jr., j. P. Obarski, C. V, Erwin, Jr., R, C Lehnert, W. R. St, George (librarian), G. E. Byron. Second row: S. Tucker (Recent Case Note Editor), T. B. Wood (Recent Case Note Editor), j, H, Doyle, Jr, (Associate Editor), J. D. Eaton (Student Editor-In-Chief), 0, S, Colclough (Dean of the Law School), J. F. Davison (Faculty Editor-in-Chief), D. B Weaver (Associate Faculty Editor), Third row: E, W. Johnson, J, B. McIntyre, G L Theurer I Business Secretary), S T, Daniel, R, T, Sykes (Recent Case Note Editor), H. M. Rosenthal, M. Pallansch, M. C. Soften, 0, Hansen, H. F, Hamann (Editorial Secre- tary and Patents) , G, W. Hammer, 0, H. P. Burs ley, M. M. Peterson, C. J. McPeak (Recent Case Note Editor), R. J, Kenny, J. E. A r more, W. A. Cranberry, D, P. Kelley, J, M. Turner, M. H, Kerr, First, row; Prof. L. H. Mayo, D. H. Moore, Dean O. S. Colclough, D, E. Cassity, J, Bear, Prof, G. E, Weston. Second row: H. M. Jensen, W, G. Hammer, E. J. Comiskey, R. S. Barbee, T, von Brand, J, B Taylor, L, T. Henson, G L. Theurer, J. W. Tanaka. Third row ; H. EL Hersch, E. T Stirling, K B. Romney, S C Bledsoe, J. W Crowther, B. Q. Curry. W. A. Cranberry. AMICUS CURIAE Amicus Curiae, published by the Student Bar Asso- ciation, is a professional newspaper for the George Washington University Law School, and first appeared in the spring of 1952 The staff of the publication is composed exclusively of law students The purposes of the newspaper are to supplement the legal education of the law r students, and to furnish information concerning the activities of the Law School organizations. Amicus Curiae is published in cooperation with the faculty of the Law School, with individual faculty members con- tributing one or more articles to each issue, which are of timely and particular interest to the law student The George Washington Law Association sponsors one issue of the publication each academic school year, which is sent to all alumni of the Law School, number- ing more than six thousand. Amicus Curiae is pub- lished four times each semester and is made available to all law students Donn Cassity , editor oj Amicus Curiae , shows his edi- torial assistants how he wants the next edition to look , 67 NU BETA EPSILON Nu Beta Epsilon, a national law fraternity which is non-sectarian in nature was founded at the l Diversity of Maryland law school in 1918. and since that date has grown to a place of prominence among legal fraternities. Gamma Chapter was established at the George Washing- ton University in 1929. Although social functions of the organization include banquets, parties, dances and picnics, stress is placed on meetings of a professional nature in order to further the legal education of the members. The professional meetings are bilateral in nature in that programs featuring outstanding jurists, lawyers and authorities from the field of public adminis- tration are balanced with informal meetings with pro- fessors from the Law r School. Among the prominent members of Nu Beta Epsilon are the Honorable David Bazelon of the U. S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia, and Elder Statesman Bernard Baruch, recent recipient of the Humanitarian Award bestowed by the National Fraternity. First row: A. Kornhauser, K. Aboulkheir, 6. Cassetta J. Oisbin, K, Jaszenko, Second roio: Mr. Weaver (fac. adv.), 0. P. Norford I firs! scribe), G. Wright E v. chancellor), S. Berman {chan- cellor), H. Pattison (pledge master), T. Hammond (second scribe), L. Blondes {keeper of the rolls). Third row : S. T. Gzajkowski, W. Rooney, P. Wellington, J. V. Fink, F. Gjvpanovich, P. Siekanowicz, W. Davis, H. Shain, G. Heed h am, R. Bayimson, W. Yaillancoii] t. After the regular meeting, the officers get together to discuss plans jar future occasions . mm. First row ; H, Tanaka, K. Sykes, B, Surasky, J Burtch, E. Land, R. Ruemeli, R. Lowe, S, Marsh, W. McGinniss. Second row: R. Dwan, Prof. D. B. Weaver, Prof. C. S, Collier, Dean 0. S. Col- clough, N. Peterson, A dm, I H. Nunn, Prof J. F. Davison, Congressman E. P Scrivner, Judge J. R. Kirkland, Prof. L S. Merrifield, Prof, W, T. Fryer (fac adv.). Third row: E Johnson, K Whitescarver, E. Fallon, W. Hammer, L. Johnson, W. Kirkley, P. Bursley, L. Hess, R. Lucy, F, Cutiair, T. Stokes, W. Tinsley, C Liberty, J. Lawrence. J. Price, W. Sheble. Fourth roiu: J. Boone, J. Turner, Prof. R. M Cooper, B. Marsh, J. Gore, D, Ogden, S. Manning, L Heneveld, w. St, George, J. Doyle, J. Obarski, C. Mann, M. Kerr Fifth row: D. Cochran, A. Hearn, D. Eaton, Prof J, A Kendrick, R. Kenny, F. Robhins, F Ham man, R, Lehnert, 2L Wolf, S. W ' itcoff, D. Hoi ford, J. Smith, A O ' Brien, M. Soffen, J. Cragoe. The officers of Phi Delta Phi prepare for a meeting: G. W. Hammer (clerk), , M. Turner f historian }, Nad A. Peterson ( Magister) , and E. Johnson ( exchequer ) r Phi Delta Phi. the oldest legal fraternity as well as the oldest professional fraternity in the United States, was founded in 1869, with the local chapter, John Mar- shall Inn, being established in 1884. At the present time, the fraternity is composed of 72 chapters, or Inns, some in foreign countries, and 52 alumni chapters, called Barrister Inns, with a total membership of more than 65.000. The purpose of the fraternity is to advance high scholarship, encourage high professional ethics, and promote brotherhood and friendship among the legal profession. Annual functions consist of a sum- mer picnic, a formal dinner dance, and a joint banquet each spring with Scott Inn of Georgetown University, Phi Delta Phi is proud of its members who have made outstanding contributions to the legal profession and in the public service, including Theodore Roosevelt, William H. Taft, Charles Evans Hughes, Harlan Fiske Stone, and Franklin D. Roosevelt, 69 The Rush Committee of Phi Alpha Delta plans their spring social schedule , Left to right: Jim Rear , Ed Bellinger i Tom Kertvan, Jim Taylor 9 Erl AnselL Dave Summerville, Jack Costello. PHI ALPHA DELTA Phi Alpha Delta, a legal fraternity, was founded in Chicago in 1902 as a result of a legal controversy for its founders had banded together and successfully reduced the clerkship requirement for admission to the Illinois bar. Since that date, the fraternity has grown to nearly 100 chapters, with John Jay Chapter being established at the George Washington University in 1924. Annual social functions of the local chapter include dinner dances, picnics, monthly luncheons, and luncheons and professional meetings with the alumni chapter. Among the speakers presented at professional meetings were Judge Prettyman of the U. S. District Court of Appeals and Judge Myers of the Municipal Court of the District of Columbia. Among the members of Phi Alpha Delta to attain prominence in the fields of law and public service are Supreme Court Justices Clark, Douglas and Minton; Vice-President Nixon; President Truman, and Dean Robert G. Storey, presi- dent of the American Bar Association. First row: L. V. Dix, E Bellinger, F. W. Raring (clerk), B. Goodson (Justice), G. Cade (v- J ust ice), E. Dunn j. Bear, W, Dickson Second row: R. G. Erdley, E. G. Fenwick, W. G. Gapcynski, A. Corey, J, Costello, J, Eric on, S. G. Stewart, K. Kaul, R. Kline Third row: T. Kerwan, I X Schnacke, M. J. Rios Lugo, R. Grown, E. Ansell, W Moyle, W. Ryan E), Camp- bell J. Taylor, W. Q. Hays First row: J. W. Conti, H, Slambaugh (treasj, J. McIn- tyre (praetor), M. Wendt (High Chancellor), C. Erwin (Chancellor), E, M. Norman (sec,). Second row ; C. Hanley, J, Radko, W. Dorman, C. T. Kipps, R, Fay, L Craig, R. Lutz, G, MacKay. Third row: W. E. Shenko, W. H. Bergman, C. T, Krol, A. Weber, S. L ' Hommedieu, J, Sowell, J, Ghizzoni, GAMMA ETA GAMMA Gamma Eta Gamma, the second oldest professional legal fraternity, is unique in that it is as closely associ- ated with its alumni as with the school. The purpose of the organization is to build a democ ratic fraternal union among a selected group of law students. At professional meetings, prominent attorneys speak on legal problems within their own particular fields of law, while social functions include a fall alumni dance, spring picnics, and a Founder ' s Day Banquet Phi Delta Delta is a women’s legal fraternity whose members are law school students chosen on the basis of scholarship and character. The purpose of the fra- ternity is to promote closer understanding between women in the Law School and those actively engaged in the legal profession. The George Washington Uni- versity chapter of Phi Delta Delta was founded in 1918, and is now complemented by chapters at American Uni- versity, Columbus. National University, and a local alumnae chapter. PHI DELTA DELTA Betty Phelan, secretary , and Frances Nunn, president, discuss plans for the future initiation banquet. 71 air force rote THE REVUE The company stood and waited, fidgeting . . " Hurry up andj(gj|£t, hurry up and wait, all the time, " muttered a private. " Pipe down, " the corporal said, " You signed up for it, didn ' t you? " " Yeah, but not for this. I wanted to fly, not march! " " When is this thing gonna start? It’s getting hot! " " And I put on a fresh shirt — It ' s soaking wet.” " Shine your shoes, polish your brass, press your uniform . f , dtwWor what? — This! " The minutes passed, and the men grew more restless. " How long do we have to wait? I ' m gonna melt down to nothinrfT " f You ' d neyer know that this was a fresh uniform. " " My feet are killing me already. This marching is for the birds.” Suddenly the i Bftering aso ond the men st°°d at attention. " Forward — Two hours later . . " Oh, my feet! " " Yeah, but did you see the Colonel? " !Boy, you should have“ een his face. We must havelooked ‘ good.” " I heard him tell the major that we looked pretty sharp otrt ® there, " " Even the uniforms didn ' t look half-bad. " " Oh, the heat wasn ' t so bad after we got going. " " Think there ' ll be many promotions this year? " " I bet there will, " " Boy, this is the life, isn ' t it? " Mi Kneeling: M Sgt. F. R. Risley, M Sgt. H. L. Steele, T Sgt. R. L. Hauek, M Sgt. F. j. Gleason, M Sgt. C. W, Voth. Standing: Capt. W. K, Smith, Major R. 0. Weyburn, jr. t Major R K. Schubert, Front: Lt. Col. J. D. Buckingham, First row: Major j. R. Matthews, Capt, J. Hinriehs, Capt. J, Abel! Second row: Capt. G. Hyde, 1st Lt. M, Carnahan, 1st Ll, L. F. Warrick, Capt, D. Detweiler. Third row: 2nd Lt, J. Parsons, 2nd Lt, H, Brandler, 2nd Lt. T. Lynch, 2nd Lt. N. ScheeL 74 ARNOLD AIR SOCIETY. Seated: G. Hyde, J. Abel, D. Delweiler, L. F, Warrick, H. Shimabukuro, Standing: D, McDonnell, H. R randier, M. Carnahan, R. Bullock, j. Par- sons, N. Scfaeel, P. Stroup. HONOR FLIGHT. First row: R. Miller, T. Kessler, P. Stroup, H. King, G. Koutras, F. Tomlinson. Second row: R. Mullins, j. Lay, P, Tiches, M. Ylahos. M. Schneider, A, Ortiz, C. Levy, J. Swisher. Third row: J. Howard, L Fitzwater. G, Latimer, M. Rosenblatt, D. Hoffcfd, W, Herbert, H. Paris, S. Davis, C M allies. Fourth row: B. Ci Hello, L. Glusee- vich, T, Gaines. R. Van Sickler, L. W e inglass, C. Light nor, L. Silver, W. Baumann, Fifth row: T. Kloski, G. Rement, H. Avery, W. Owen, D. Hailey, P. Pennell. R, Hudgins, j. Hardison. SPONSORS, First tow: B R. Moore. C, Fuller, L. Henderson, D. Severe. Second row: P. Obear, S. Middlebrooks, J. Gallagher, L. Me Davit t, C. Parker. A. Halford. Third row: M. Scanlon, V, Leetch, L. Mathers, P. Simpson, M. Tate, A. McLeod. A FLIGHT. First rote: N. Selin- 1. F. Manaus, H r Brant Her. Second row: F. Jaffee, C. Tremblay, R. Orndorff, D. Abraham, J. Shaffer, J, San Augustin, j. Eller, D. Greene, Third row: T, Porter, W, Whit ford, J, Post a, N. Naihleo, 1). Matthews, C. Harris, J. Caniz, G, Egan. Fourth row: H, Davis, G. Atkins, E. Bradley, T, Hangelo, L. Vandercook, R. Kasi, R. Anderson, Fifth row: J. Petcavieh, R, Corby, 1). Lewis, R, Altman, G. Daneti, S Rauk, E. Dixon. Ft. Knowles, The A f F.R.O.T.C . Rifle Team , under the guidance of M Sgt. Gleason, is one of the several activities open to Air Force Cadets. A. F.R.O.T.C. To prepare men for responsible positions as com- missioned officers in the Regular Air Force, the Air National Guard, or the Air Force Reserve, this is the purpose of the A.F.R,O.T,C, To accomplish this pur- pose the Freshmen and Sophomores in the basic course attend two hours of classroom work a week in which they study such courses as Personnel Management, Weather, Navigation. W ' orld Political Geography. Air Operations, Aerodynamics, and Career Development. In the advanced course, for Juniors and Seniors, there are four hours of classroom work a week, A number of specialized options may he taken such as Administra- tion and Logistics, Comptrollership, Communications, and Flight Operations, Advanced students may choose these various courses depending on their major field of study in the University, All Cadets have a drill period each week. 76 B FLIGH L First row: D. McDonnell, F. Mangus, T + Lynch. Second row: E. Smith, D, Giesler, A. Davitt, J. SafTer, W. Russell, J. Levy, S. O’Neill, P, Raines, Third row: B, Kovach, M. Kay, M. Sarris, W, McHenry, Jr„ T + Topping, N, EckarcL R, Estes, R. Furtner, Fourth row: J, Nedrow, R. Cooley. R. Kellogg, H. Irvine, J, Adams, W, MacMillan, S. Judy, J, Meyer. Fifth row: P. Kober, R. Gaskell, L. Donofrio, K. Steger, W. Kern, II. Hoff, j. Manning, IX Icenhower. The detachment now in its second year at George Washington j has grown to about two hundred Cadets, Among these are fifteen members of the advanced course which was started in the fail. These fifteen men will go to camp this summer at some Air Force base where they will be familiarized with actual Air Force operations. They will receive pay of about SI 12,00 and a travel allowance. Next year these men will enter the fourth year of Air Science and a year later will receive their commissions. The unit has gotten off to a fine start for one so young. In the spring of 1952 it won the competition in the Cherry Blossom Parade. The Group was invited to participate in the Inaugural Parade for President Eisen- hower, and led the A.F.R.O.T.C. detachments from the Washington area. Cadets Matthews and Del wile r take advantage of Link Trainer instruction to learn the fundamentals of flying under a variety of simulated conditions. 77 C FLIGHT. First row: H. Shimabukuro, C. SchinuU, R. Bullock. Second row: H. Jensen, D. Phillips, M. Bolder, C. Payne, H. Valdiserri M Miller, F. Porton, R. Reid, J. Moy. Third row: K. Romney, N, Dan , J. Pulver, H, Seabrooke, j. Larkin, J. Cunningham, E, Kirchner, J. Hill, B, Sturm, J. Molitoriss. Fourth row: J. Peake, Q. Clark, A. Roslyn, J. Duncan, F. Kovacs, C. Spencer, J. Thompson, J Wagner. Fifth row: E. Keen, J. Holup, H. krushtick, I ' , Morrisson, (X Hinsliaw, J. Vaile, W. Meade, D, Wei lie. These Cadets are getting ready for take-off on one of the local flights in which selected students are familiar tied with aircraft operation. At the beginning of the Spring Semester the new Cadet Staff took over the direction of operations and training for the Group, This staff is the counterpart of a regular staff except that its plans are subject to the approval of the P.A.S. T, before being put into effect. This provides actual experience in managing an Air Force unit A national honorary society for advanced A.F R,0 T,G. Cadets, the Arnold Air Society, was acti- vated in the fall with fourteen charter members. Several more were pledged in the Spring Semester This society is dedicated to furtherance of the mission of the A.F.R O.T,C and will become one of the hubs of Cadet activities Also begun was a chapter of the Pershing Rifles, an honorary for basic R.O.T.C. students. A spon- sor group made up of eighteen co-eds was organized to boost the Group’s morale 78 D FLIGHT. First row: B, Ong, J. Daly, J. Parsons Second row: W, Parry, K. Duggin, Q. Elson, K. Avellar, T. Leonard, P. Ova lie, C. Catoe, H. Megill, R. Smith. Third row : H. Offterdinger, D. Barr, D. Gannon, N. Cohen, N. Fulford, H. Daniel, G. Young, I. Campbell, L. Di Pietro. Fourth row: R, Roberts, R. Frederick, E. Catino, J. Barlsch, J. Taylor, R. Forster, L. Needle, C. Harde, G, Klein. Fifth row: R. Gaspari, H. Gildonhorn, A, Bailey, L, Watwood, W. Russell, E. Darcey. A. Courtney, L. Ciemniecki, W Rinick. Cadet H in ricks explains the correct method for plotting long range flights on the transparent globe to Cadets Parsons and Abel. One of the many activities made available for the Cadets is flight instruction in the Link Trainer, located in Chapin Hall. All advanced and selected second year basic Cadets, are given the opportunity to go on trips and local flights from Bolling Air Force Base with mem- bers of the instructing staff In order that they may become familiar with the operation of aircraft they are allowed to fly the planes under the watchful eyes of one of the pilots. Cadets are also eligible for membership in the Rifle Team and the A.F.R.O.T.C. Band. For those who can qualify there is the Honor Flight, a crack drill team to which many of the outstanding Cadets belong. 79 honoraries — THE DISPUTE % " I think it would set a bad precedent, ” said the well-shod feet, ' ' What’s moro tfv said the feet in the casual college loafers, m " it would be very expensive " " Well, I don’t agree, " said the trim ankles in ' high heels, " It makes a lot of difference.’’ " What difference?” ,jr WelL it affects the whole atmosphere of the thing,” " But think of the expense!” Yes, but isn’t it worth it to make if a success?” ' VVell, I can’t see that it makes all that difference,” " Besides,” broke in the well-shod feet, " if you include it, no one will come, and then where will you be?” ”Why won’t they come?” asked the trim ankles, " Because they’ve been asked to this thing. Why should they have to pay for it?” " .But it’s the anlyjhing that they do have to pay for,” ’ Ves, but it’ lfe principle Oi the thing. We never expect you to furnish anything when the tuation is reversed,” " Well, that’s different,” " How so?” " Excuse me, " interrupted the feet in the casual college loafers, " 4 think we ought to vote,” r " But , , . ” protested tfi e trim ankles, " All in favor? , , Opposed? , . , The motion to have no flow at the Panhel Prom is passed.” r ' V i fyfyAc tjd ' Mtmtf SPAadenfo in fjdan dcan and fy nitm i die Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Univer- sities is an annual publication which gives recognition to outstanding students in more than six hundred institutions throughout the coun- try. Students are selected on the basis of character, scholarship, leadership in extracurricular activities, and potential usefulness to business and society. This year’s edition contains the names of thirty -two George Washington University students. They are chosen by a committee of students and faculty for being those students most qualified to have bestowed on them this national honor. Names of those selected are announced in the HATCHET and are presented with certificates at the annual May Day Awards Assembly. honoraries THE DISPUTE " I think it would set a bad precedent,” sard the well-shod feet. " What’s more f Sard the feet in the casual college loafers, " it would be very expensive,” " Well, I don’t agree,” said the trim ankles in ' high heels " It makes a lot of difference,” v " What difference?” fi Well, it affects the whole atmosphere of the thing.” " But think of the expense!” " Yes, but isn’t it worth it to make it a success?” H AVell, I can’t see that it makes all that difference.” " Besides,” broke in the well-shod feet, " if you include it, no one will come, and then where will you be?” " Why won’t they come?” asked the trim ankles. " Because they’ve been asked to this thing. Why should they have to pay for it?” " But it’s the onlv hing that they do have to pay for.” " Yes, but it’£$fe principle dfcthe thing. We never expect you to furnish anything when the tuation is reversed ” " Well, that’s different.” " How so?” " Excuse me,” interrupt the feet in the casual college loafers, ught ta.votg,” ’But , " + think we ought " frroteste - ?a the trim ankles. " All in favor? . , Opposed? . . The motion to have no flowet at the Panhel Prom is passed. " St een o m SRwnoriu Sss MORTAR BOARD Mortar Board holds its annual Christmas Smart, y Party in Woodhull House. Mortar Board is the national senior women ' s honorary whose members are selected on the basis of scholarship and leadership qualities in University activities. New members, tapped at the May Day Awards Assembly, celebrated with an Initiation Luncheon at the Tally-Ho Restaurant. Then came the summer and the long hours spent canvassing the neighborhood for ad s for the CHERRY TREE. Fall brought freshman orientation, and the registration information booth. Tapping for Tassels, a sophomore honorary sponsored by Mortar Board, took place at a Big Sis Tea. Then came the annual Smart; Party in December, a get-together honor- ing Junior and Senior women with a 3.0 average or better. An outstanding event on the Mortar Board calendar is the tapping of the Outstanding Sophomore Woman in May. First row: F Chaconas (v.p,) t A. Schaum (pres.), E. Stern. Second row: N. McCoach, B. Ben- ner, Miss McClanahan fadv.h E, Brandenburger, Mr, Schmidt, L, Loeliler, E. MacEwcn, First row: G. Archer, H. Mesirow, G. Tennyson, H. Renz, R. Barriera, J. Merow, G, Sengstaek, M. Rapport. Second row: V. tie Angelis, M, Koenig, J. Toomey, F, H. Myers, R. BuzzelL A. Wet- more, F. M. Feiker, F. Nessell. Third row: L. Grant, E. Browning. L Vaughn, R. Caldwell, L Brotman, Dr. C. H. Marvin, J, Van Storey, Jr,, M. Farrington, L, j. Embrey, L. Stockstill, R. Bancroft, A. Moe. OMICRON DELTA KAPPA Members of Omicron Delta Kappa are tapped at the Homecoming Dance and the Sing — men who are out- standing leaders in the fields of scholarship, social and religious activities, athletics, publications, music, debate and dramatics. Members of ODK must also be in the upper third of their class. A recent accomplishment is the adoption of a nevi r method of selecting student membership to insure a bet- ter distribution and representation in the organization. Faculty members, too. are initiated into the Alpha Delta circle, with a resultant increase in student-faculty coop- eration and understanding. ODK truly represents all phases of collegiate life. Student officers of ODK make plans for the coming initiation of new members . 87 DELPHI Delphi is a service organization which gives recog- nition to sorority women who have made an outstanding contribution to their respective organizations Members are nominated by their own sorority and then elected by Delphi from these nominations. This year has found Delphi members sponsoring inter-sorority open houses — a chance for sorority girls to get to know each other and to appreciate each other. One group makes dinner and acts as host while the other brings dessert These get-togethers have done much to increase inter-sorority cooperation and friendship. Delphi 5 officers gather around the coke machine after a long meeting. First row: B. Hamlin, P. Carlisle V. Leetch, B. Ormsby, L. Ovendon, F Fletcher. Second row: V, Rodgers, S. Bruton (treas ), A. Oliver pres.) Miss Kirkbride (faculty), C Horsley (sec.), T. Reagan. Third row: E. MacEwen, L. Mathers, A. McGinnis C Billingsley, L + Stein, L. Law, N. Segal, R. Yalom, G. Applestein, B. Elam, L Johnson, A. Sweeney First row: Rem, Maisel, Carpenter, Smith, Mesirow (sec.), Archer. Kitsoulis, Israel, Daley. Second row: Solis, Creswell, Karousatis, Slote, Galvin (v, pres,), Bloch (pres.), Generelly, Cum- mings, Eiecken, Manzano, Lytle. Third row: Reagan. Statlanck Kaplan. Blanks tein. Goldberg, Band, Antonelli, Beckman, Starr, Moss, Caulfield, Cohen. Fourth row: Drake, Dywd, harder, Clark, Caracciolo, Smith, Schrieber, Williams, Ho! up, Buzzell. Fifth row: Woody, Johnson, Lucas, Ferero, McDonough, Gray, Dorish, Cherry, Carvellos, Wolfe. GATE AND KEY Members of the honorary Gate and Key are those fraternity men who have made an exceptional contribu- tion to their particular organization, and to the frater- nity system as a whole. They are nominated by Gate and Key and are tapped at the I.F.C, Prom in the Spring, Gate and Key was founded at the George Washington University and is rapidly spreading to other campuses, such as the chapter at Maryland University and the plans for chapters at Penn State and William and Mary. It is especially noted for its good parties and its annual award of the Order of the Lacy Garter. Besides the soda! end, however, there is the deep-rooted aim of every member to maintain the ideals of fraternity life, and to work for the betterment of the system. New members of Gate and Key are announced at the Homecoming Dance by Bob Block, 89 Members of Pi Delta Epsilon put their journalistic minds to work on looking over the CHERRY TREE layouts . PI DELTA EPSILON Pi Delta Epsilon is the national honorary fraternity for outstanding collegiate journalists Members are selected for their exceptional contributions to campus publications. A recent event was the celebration of the organizations thirtieth year on The George Washington University campus highlighted by a big Anniversary Banquet. Activities of Pi Delta Epsilon have included the sponsoring of a journalism conference for high school students, the presentation of an award to the school ' s outstanding journalist, giving a party for the staffs of all campus publications, and the sponsoring of the Journalism and Public Relations forum of the annual Career Conference. Members of Pi Delta Epsilon have as their goal the improvement of campus publica- tions and the maintenance of journalistic ideals. first row: F, Chaco nas (hist.), R. Buzzoll Ureas,). G. Tennyson (pres.), T. Reale (v.p. ,1 , N. McCoach (sec.). Second row: C Parker, F, Harmon. E + Johnstone, J, Aw try, A. Moe, E. Stern, R. Caldwell, M. SaureL V M iss K ir k pa t r ick , the faculty adviso r. s h o ws Jean Coates and Flo Wright the methods of re finishing chairs. Measuring the calory count in a prepared meal are: C Helwege, V , Rodgers, M. Massie , J. Showalter 9 B. Hamlin s C. Mourning, and M. Elwyn, ALPHA PI EPSILON Alpha Pi Epsilon is a Home Economics honorary whose members must have a 2.5 overall average and a 3.0 average in Home Economics. Meetings are high- lighted by informative talks on various aspects of the field. Martha Tsongas Sesmenides. a nutritionist in FAO, was the speaker at the Initiation Banquet. The Founders ' Day Banquet in January was honored by the presence of Laura Schoenborn. chief nutritionist in the Nutrition Section in l he Public Health Service of the Federal Security Agency, Alpha Pi Epsilon also partici- pates in many programs in conjunction with the Home Economics Club. They entertained foreign students on l N Day. and presented programs on Christmas decora- tions. parliamentary law. and life in Siam. Working together on a serving project are: A. Breuing, A. Gordon 9 and M. Saunders. 91 Winter term brought five new members in the organi- zation. They are: left to right , A. Cooper , B. Evans, G. Gilster . G . Cochran , and P. Carlisle. First row: A, Reid, P. Reed, R. Beerman, D Schorr, A, Smith Second row: B. Shanks (sec,), C. Fuller (proj. chrnin ), P, Towner (pres.), B Guarco (mem, chrmn-h C. Berk (treas,). Third row : ]. Moffett, D. Johnson, P. Blackwell, A. Simpson, C. McDermott, L, Shields, A, McLeod, C. Rath- bone. TASSELS Tassel?, a service organization, is the Sophomore women s honorary. In the Spring. Tassels compiled a report on service projects which are needed and can be done by organizations on campus. Fall brought a new Tassels group and a series c f apple-polishing teas for professors in each department of the University. Tassels also made and sold sandwiches in the dorm on Tuesday and Thursday nights. Pi Lam da Theta is the national education honorary for women at The George Washington University, Elec- tion to this organization means scholastic recognition for both graduate and undergraduate students. The organization has many varied programs during the school year, based upon the purpose of fostering pro- fessional spirit and maintaining the highest standards of scholarship and professional preparation. Members also strive to further the cause of democratic education, PI LAMBDA THETA First rote: Anna Fort, Henri- etta Howard (publicity), Mary Stadtmrieller (program ehrmnA. Second row: June Ayers (Gen, Cor. ) t Mary Curry ree sec. I Katharine Pagan i cor. sec.), Elsie Johnson i pres ) j Lucille Kerr (treas,), Faitb Novinger (edu. cbrmn ). First row: J. McDowell (corres. sec,), E. Griffith (pres.), K, Massie i v.p. ) , B. Tillson free, sec.). Second row: B. Chang I hist.) , W. Cox, D. Ihle, R, Fowler, A. Turberville (treas.). PHI DELTA GAMMA Phi Delta Gamma lias two major purposes: to pro- mote the highest professional ideals among women of the graduate schools: and to advance the social welfare and activities of these women. Women of the graduate schools and faculty members were entertained by Beta Chapter at two teas held in Wood hull House on Novem- ber 13-14 1952. " W orld Freedom — Its Implications and Concomitants is the theme for a series of program meetings planned this year for members of the frater- nity. To be eligible for membership in Alpha T lie l a No, a student must hold or once have held a scholarship from the L ' niversih. Besides being a meeting ground for the Lniversity s scholarship holders. Alpha Theta u is a service organization that can be called upon fur various types of work. Routine jobs for members are ushering at Lisner events, action as hosts to high school students, and helping at booths during registration. ALPHA THETA NU First row : C. Berk Gust.), B. Sachs (cor. Sec.), E. Sincoff (pres.) , S. Levy (v.p), A. Sweeney free, sec.}, and T. Farley. Second row: J. Oher- holtzer, J. Keyser, B, Molin, M. Russell, G. April, G. Picton, K. Mosel, M. Estes, R, Sincoff, and E. Sal ins. 93 Psi Chi members hold their annual Fall banquet at the Kennedy Warren Hotel. PSI CHI Psi Chi is an honorary ami professional fraternity for psychology students. In order to he eligible for mem- bership, one must he a psychology student with a 3.5 average or better. The purpose of the organization is to stimulate interest in psychology and to increase par- ticipation in research in the field. Psi Chi gives finan- cial and personal aid to those working on psychological projects. In the spring of 1950 an Honorary Botany Club was organized at the George Washington lnivcrsity. which the following fall was accepted as Della Chapter of Phi Epsilon Phi. I he National Honorary Botany Fraternity. The purpose of the organization is to encourage pro- fessional spirit in its members hy fostering high scholas- tic attainments during the period of preparation and by inciting interest it] botanic al research. PHI EPSILON PHI Left to right: ]♦ W, Col- tier, E. Jyllka Ureas ), S. R. Hut mire, V E. Rudd, B Smale, R C. Simpson (pres.). G. Ed- win, R J. Downs UecJ, L. £. Hoy me. Dr. J. E. Canllon, J. K, Ross lv p.), Dr L. E. Yocum itac. adv ) Other honoraries, such as Mortar Board , senior women’s honorary 9 tap only once a year. Pictured Below in the first row are the 1952-1953 members who were tapped at last May Day: (left to right) Eugenia Brandenburger, Linda Loe filer, Ellen Mac- Ewen, Amy Schaum Estelle Stern , Nancy McCoach , and Barbara Benner. The pre- vious year’s members in the back row are: Claudia Chapline , Jeanne Cleary , Lou Ann Hall , Faye Zigmond, Nancy Saunders , Mare Sandwich f Pat Reynolds f Dorothy Lee , and Hazel Fackler Some honoraries at The George Washington University tap new members twice a year 0 micron Delta Kappa , men’s leadership honorary, is one of these . The fall tapping occurred at the Homecoming Dance. New members are in the first row of the above picture: (left to right ) Bino Barreira 7 Pete Renz, George Sengs tack, Georg Tennyson, Hal Mesirow, Glen Archer , Jim Merow , and Mike Rapport. Old members in the back row are: Jinx Smith , Dick Reicken. Ray Bancroft, Dick Caldwell, Dick Generally, Chet McCall Bob Buzzell, and Tom Beale. governing boards THE TICKET A wailing siren and the screech offtakes . , , " Pull over, buddy,” " let’s see ydtir license , , . registration . . . ownership, . . . All right. What’s your ceuse?” " Well, sir, . . . ” , . m " Late, huh? That ' s what I hear all the time. Do you realize you can kill somebody driving that fast?” -j Yes, sir, but you don’t understand. I’m late to . . ” " Yfeoh, I know. I suppose your wife is having a baby. Got » (Iffy back parking rickets?” " Oh, No, sir.” • Hmph. You kids are all the same. Where do you go to school? " " G, W,” " And-you have no back parking tickets?” Jl No, sir! You see, I was trying to explain, sir, I go to G. W, and J hove an 8r45 class, and , . ” f " I suppose you have a prof who says that if you ' re late, you mig|»t as well n wfve to class, and you ' re late now . . ” ✓ ft Why, yes, of PffhatVit . J ” " Well, isn ' t that too bad,” h ftiarked, handing him a ticket. As he pulled away, he turned and shouted, " And you’d better pay this one,” Georce Sengstack President Dick Manzano Vice-President STUDENT COUNCIL At the same time that the new Student Council was elected. G. W. Students passed the referendum which changed the constitution and thereby altered the struc- ture of the Council. Added to the regular officers was a group of eight representatives, one from each of the divisions of the University, The new expanded Council got off to a flying start with the summer Carnival, Then came the Fall and a bang-up Freshman Orientation program which greatly surpassed orientation programs of previous years. In quick succession came Homecoming and the Career Conference, Throughout the year the Council sponsored the Colonial Program Series and the new schedule of social dances run by the representatives of the schools. This has been a trial year for the new Council. Not only were members working under a new and untried constitution j but had the additional experiment of a large and expanded Council The members can well he proud of their accomplishments. Frank Haynes Paul Jennings Fjleen McNally Comptroller Advocate Secretary 98 Nan McKinney P u hi ic ity Chai n nan George Buckmaster Program Director Nancy McCoack Activities Chairman Jim Awtry Member-at Large Maxine Saurel Freshman Director f Ed Ferero Student Union Chairman The delegates to the Student Council from the various divisions are: First row: Art Proctor— Engineering, A1 Bernstein — Pharmacy Hal MesL row — Columbian. Second row: Bill Cranberry— Law, Leonard We in glass— Junior College Harold Robinson — Medicine, and Jess Murphy — Govern ' menL 99 PANHELLENIC COUNCIL Pan he! holds its annual Christmas Party jor Panhel and Junior Panhel delegates. The Pan Hellenic Council of the George Washington University is an administrative group composed of the president and one delegate from each of the sororities on campus- The Council aims at cooperation among the sororities, and endeavors to promote spirit for all inter- sorority functions. These functions include the Panhel Sing and Prom, the award to the Senior woman with the highest scholastic average, and the organizing of a Junior Panhellenic Council for Pledges- Panhel awards at the sing, a cup to the chapter with the highest scholastic average, and also one to the pledge class with the highest average. One of the Council ' s main functions, of course, is the establishment of regulations for rushing. First row: Miss Kirkbritle C. Striker (sec. I, B. Benner (pres.), S. C ouhrap tv.p), D. Drake Ureas-), Rodgers (sqc. chrmn.K Second row: j, Gallagher B. Ornwby, B. Elam, C. Horsley, A. Haney, J. Daniel, A. McGinnis, A. Page, G. Appiestein, R, Warren, N. McCoach, B. Hamlin. J, Johnson. F, Fletcher. First row: S. Coultrap (adv,), Karen Wray (v.p.), E. Ready (presj, A, Follien f ec,), B L. Anderson Ureas.) , Second row: L Freeman, B. Blades, L Rid yard, Miss F, Miller (fac- ulty), L. Boteler, I). Burk, R, Wiener, and B, Silver. JUNIOR PANHELLENIC COUNCIL Junior Panhel. a pint-sized version of the Panhellenic Council, has as its main function the organizing of the pledge Goat Show, held in December This year admis- sion was $.25 and a can of food for Jim Gibbons’ Country Store. Members are elected by tbeir respective pledge classes, and report back to their classes all Junior Panhel pro- ceedings. Their advisor is the vice-president of the Pan- hellenic Council. The In ter sorority Athletic Board consists of one rep- resentative from each of the sororities on the G. W. campus. The organization works for the betterment of in ter sorority cooperation in girl’s sports. Those sports which they sponsor include ping-pong, swimming, ten- nis. bridge, badminton, bowling, volley ball, basketball, and golf. Cups are awarded for each sport, and a large rotating cup is awarded to the sorority which wins or places in the greatest number of contests, INTERSORORITY ATHLETIC BOARD First row: N. Hopkins, B. Bick ndl, G, Applestein fpres,) Miss Nichols (fac. adv.). Sec ond row: P. Burke, J. Sho waiter, M. McKechnie, V. Graf S, Floyd. S. Middlebrooks, N Coopchick. 101 Tom Grady , president oj ( he Inter fraternity Council, presents the Sigma Chi Scholarship Cup to Sherwood Drake t president of Sigma Alpha Epsilon . INTERFRATERNITY COUNCIL The Interfraternity Council of The George Washing- ton University is composed of one representative from each of the fraternities on campus. The purpose of the Council is to be an administrative body for interfrater- nity activities. Some of its main jobs are to establish rules for rushing and to sponsor the Fraternity Sing and Prom, The Interfraternity Council has as one of its goals the promotion of cooperation and friendship among frater- nities. This goal is translated into action during Greek Week, a week in which each fraternity takes turns in holding Open House for all the other Greeks on campus. Other activities of the Council include the organization of athletic and debating events, and participation in the National IFC Conference, In all these things, the Coun- cil strives to maintain the ideals of the fraternity system. Seated: J. Aw try, C. Latimer Ureas,), T. Grady ( ), j. Lytle (v.p.) , R. Buzzell (sec), T, McEnroe Uoc. clirmn,). Standing: K. Avelier, J. Jernigam R. Riecken, IX Butler, F, Stead- man. D. Johnson, D, Wolansky, C, Fuchs, R, Goldstein. ' ' 1 . 1 . . — - - • First row: P. Fenton L. Sha- piro (v.pj. W. Goodman { pres. ) , L Wat wood f sec. treas.h P. deTurk. Second row: J. Swisher, H. Robertson J. Jones FL Bortnick, L. Sheehy J Hausmann, INTERFRATERNITY PLEDGE COUNCIL The Interfraternitv Pledge Council is the pledge ver- sion of the I nter fraternity Council and equivalent to the Junior Pan hell enie Council Although its purpose is the promotion of friendship and cooperation among campus fraternities, its main efforts go into making the alh sorority, all-fraternity pledge dance a success LF.P.C and the Junior Panhellenic Council work together to organize the dance. It is things like this that promote school spirit. The Interfraternity Athletic Council is a group of rep- resentatives, one from each of the fraternities on cam- pus Its purpose is to handle democratically all matters concerning interfraternity athletics. Members set up regulations for all interfraternity sports events and settle all disputes impartially basing their decision not on the fraternities involved hut on the merits of the case INTERFRATERNITY ATHLETIC COUNCIL First row: R Lovenstein, W Thaler, R McLinden, A Davit t. Second row: J. Krupa (faculty advisor) J. Jernigam E. Beale (director) B. Band, N. Alpher. Third row: j. Lytle, E, Turco, M Rosenblatt R. Parkinson, N. Harrison, W. Audia, W. Gray. 103 } 1 WRA officers display some of the trophies awarded annually to outstanding women athletes , WOMEN’S RECREATION ASSOCIATION The purposes of the Women’s Recreation Association are to create and to sponsor an active interest in recrea- tional participation at the University, to provide a var- ied program of recreational activities by which the desires and interests of the largest number of women students may be realized, to make the campus aware of the best standards of recreation, and to promote recrea- tional leadership. This year WRA held its annual tea for new students at which freshmen and transfer students were introduced to the program that WRA had planned for the year This program consisted of golf and tennis tournaments held within the University and also with other schools, and inter-scholastic games of basketball, badminton and other sports which contributed to Class spirit. Scaled: A. Brown, Miss Atwell ( fac. atlvd, S. Floyd f president F N. Hopkins, P. Moore. Stand- ing: P, Bereolos, R. Berryman, N. Weaver. B. Edelsehein, R. Heun r, C. Jaracz, A. Smith. (pres,), J. Carroll (v.p.), C. Cole Ureas.) anrl Second row ; 0. Kane, W. Larson, j. Con tie, E, McLane, P. Collins, R. Spencer, ami First row: 0, Sinclair, Dr, Folkemer, R. Samples J. Johnson. J. McCarthy, RELIGIOUS COUNCIL The Religious Council is the coordinating body for religious activities on campus. The Council is composed of two delegates from the following groups: Baptist Stu- dent Union, Canterbury Club (Episcopal), Christian Science Organization, Hillel Foundation (Jewish) Luth- eran Student Association, Newman Club (Roman Catho- lic), Student Christian Fellowship, Wesley Foundation (Methodist!, and Westminster Foundation (Presby- terian) , During Orientation Week in the FalL the Council sponsors the annual reception for new students, an opportunity to meet religious advisors and members of the various clubs. In March the annual Religion-in-Life Week Conference is held with outstanding speakers and panels. Dr. Laurence D. Folkemer is the Executive Officer of the Department of Religion and Director of Religious Activities, Members of the Religious Council are seen emerging from Building 0, Department of Religion, after their regular weekly meeting. 105 organizations THE REPORT . " Is the chairman of the committee ready with his report?” ”1 am.” " Proceed. " - . " The enigma h which we were subtended was the unal- loyed, intrinsic Wnty that the academicians were dying with ennui over the syncopated cacophony being executed in the col- legians syndicate. We therefore proceeded to the sanctum sanc- torum of the grand vizier of the phrontistery, where we were ' apprized of the actuality that we would have to forge a head to H fte aedile of said syndicate, There we were advised that it was an intellectual pabulum concerning the diorism and perspicacity academicians. If was the sentience af the aedile that the collegians desiderate the present cacophony; and therefore no permutation is anticipated,” questions?” V.. " The repdfl of ' the ' Committee on Playing Be-bop in the Student r Union at Noon Every Day T is accepted,” Fred Harmon Editor Estelle Stern Editor THE HATCHET Tuesday afternoon when students are poring over the news of the past week, mem hers of the Hatchet staff are beginning work on next week’s paper Assignments are given out, editorials are decided upon, and work begins. On Saturday and Sunday afternoons the giant job of putting the paper together takes place. Late Sun- day evening harassed Hafcketeers put the final touches on the paper, and the following night finds the editors reading copy and checking proofs and galleys to achieve that final precise organization for which the Hatchet is noted. Coverage of the activities of a large University is a prodigious assignment, even when handled by a large stall. Week after week, however, the Hatchet comes through with accurate, detailed coverage of both Uni- versity events and campus chatter. Wolcott Hubbell, Jr News Editor Nan McKinney News Editor Paul Jennings Business Manager 103 Pepper Salto Features Editor John Stockton Sports Editor Warren Eisenberg Features Editor Erling Falck C irculat ion Manager Betty Yager Copy Editor Jack Thorne A d v e 1 1 is in g M ana get 109 SENIOR STAFF; Mary Louise Bishop, Ed Jaffee, Fat Reed, Steve Kraus, and Judy Moffett. JUNIOR STAFF: Barbara Stuart, Bobbie Smith, Miles Cunningham, Thelma Reagan, Carol Pic- tom Phil Ova lie, Judy Gaston, Joe Pamit Ea, and A. Vlldzius, Tom Beale Editor-m-Chief Production on the 1953 Cherry Tree was slow in getting under way. Editors hopefully organized stalls and started making assignments while keeping an anxious eye on the President ' s office for official word that the University could have an annual this ear. Mortar Boards trudged the streets all summer getting ads to finance the book, while the circulation staff pushed advance sales, warning the students that unless six hundred books were sold by December 1st. there would be no yearbook. And then, suddenly the go-ahead was flashed and production moved into high gear. The office became a behive of activity. Typewriters clacked, cameras clicked, and editors tempers grew short. Day after day the typewriters pounded; the copy was written; the pictures were captioned. Then the final feverish davs of activity, and suddenly all was quiet. The office was deserted. The 1953 Cherry Tree had gone to press. Pete Renz Business Manager Eugenia Brandenburger Associate Editor Robert Buzzell Associate Editor Frances Chaconas Associate Editor 110 Maxine Saurel Copy Editor Thelma Reagan Staff Secretary Carlene Parker Greeks Editor Members of the Greeks staff look up from checking their files: Barbara Bailey , Ann Simpson t and Carol Dunn. Final copy is prepared by the copy and typing staff: Susan Coulirap , Betsy Silver, and Ellen MacEwen. Ill Checking sales and subscriptions is the circulation staff: Sammie Economon, Mary Lou Bishop, Karen W ray , Fern Fletcher , and Linda Abbot . Portrait appointment records are kept up to date Judy Moffett and Carolyn Shoup. Virginia Rodgers Photographic Editor Mike Rapport Engineers Editor - Bob Bloch Law School Editor Sue Middlebrooks Publicity Manager 112 Adele Caswell Circulation Manager Jim Awtry Photographic Manager Bob McGrath Organizations Editor The finalists in the 1953 CHERRY TREE Queen contest each hold a grip on the winners cup until the queen is announced. Reading clockwise from the left ? they are Pat Burke 7 Helen Houghton , Barbara Holly , and Rath Sanderson. Carolyn Billingsley Staff Artist John Hinrichs ROTC Editor Sorting pictures by their respective page positions are Connie Trescott, Marge Horning } and Kathy McDonald , 113 DANCE PRO DUCTION GROUPS The Dance Production Groups, along with the Stu- dent Council, innovated the popular Social Dance Pro- gram this year with great success, attested by the capacity crowds attending the always gaily decorated and lighted Student Union. Students were given the opportunity to learn any type of social dance they wished in several teaching sessions. Claudia Chapline and Steve Luke served as Student Directors of Social Dance. The Folk and Square Dances in Building J proved as colorful and as exciting as ever. The Modern Dance Concert, the Group’s big event of the year, presented a well balanced repertory : “Carou- sel,” “The American Girl,” “Salem Witchcraft ” “Mili- tary Balk” and “Studio Piece.” For the first time the Concert played a three night run in Lisner Auditorium. Square dancers derive pleasure from coming back week In April a dance concert for children was given at a j ter week and going through their paces . the special invitation of The Children’s Theatre of Washington, The Groups also participated in the musical comedy given in Lisner in April. Folk dancers perform in one of the dances jointly spon- sored by the Dance Production Group and the Student Council . The Dance Production Group goes through a routine in “Ketch as Ketch Cun” Beauty and grace characterize this scene from u Theme and Variations The University Dramatic Activities presents its firs l play of the season The Merchant of Yonkers, UNIVERSITY DRAMATIC ACTIVITIES For years the dramatic activities of the University became fewer and fewer until finally, the) had dwindled down to nothing. Then, for the first time this year, there was created the i niversity Dramatic Activities with Mr. William Callahan as Managing Director. The first thing lie did. in order to stimulate interest in dra- matic activities, was to establish it on a community- imiversih basis, with 60 of the actors and technicians coming from the student body and 40C from the c Om- ni unity. The first production, given in December, was Thorn- ton Wilder’s comedy, “The Merchant of Yonkers, ' Then in February came Joseph Matthews ' melodrama, “The Scapegoat, based on Franz Kafka s novel. “The Trial. Mr. Callahan ' s faith in the t Diversity ' s desire for dramatic activities has apparently been well justified. His work lias met with tremendous success. Dave Mayo and Phil Grogan come to the big city in search of an “adventure” . . . and find one . The restaurant scene finds a screen separating the two clerks and their boss , with the clerks desperately trying to conceal their presence from the noPsodnnocent Mr . V and er geld er. EiHe Rapp (ticket chrmn.), Harry Kricmelmeyer (parade chrmn.), Nell Weaver and Bob Buz- zell ( co ■director ) , Carolyn Billingsley ( publicity clirmn,) and Ellen Sincoff ( pep rally chrmn J . HOMECOMING COMMITTEE The work of the Homeco ming Committee began in June, when the Student Council appointed Nell Weaver and Bob Buzzell as co-chairmen. The first job was to appoint a competent committee. Then arrangements were made with the National Guard Armory for the dance, and with Jack Morton for the orchestra. All during the summer the committee mimeographed and sent out let- ters concerning the queen candidates and the Mummer’s Parade. Tickets were printed and made ready for distri- bution. With the Fall came increased activity and the pressure of the approaching week-end. The committee met once or more every w r eek to coordinate activities and to make sure that no aspect of the job was being neglected. Soon the efforts of the entire committee were directed at publicizing the Homecoming events. Finally, the big week-end . . . and the months of careful planning bore fruit as GW had one of its most successful Home- coming week-ends. After the Homecoming Pep Rally, the seven queen finalists posed for newspaper photographers in lower Lis ner lounge . Clockwise around Virginia Leetch they are Carol McDermott , L . Henderson, Jean S war thou t, Virginia Rodgers , Eileen McNally, and Becky Heon . 117 r First row: IK Ol on. XL Kin IK Connolly. M. (Killie . J. ano, K. Waller. 1.. Hamilton, M. Slotc- maker, R. OMund. Second row. P. Reed, P. Jackson. S, enll. J. Swarlhoul, IK Clark, IK Langdon. J, Oakrs. D. Miller, S. Minor, 1 . Wrighjy IK Williams, Third row . IK Tolson, D. Coe, IK Lum, IK Fleming, S. Favarella, J, Lane, K. Wolf, N. CoodselL, K. Barnard, J, Parker iass ' t director), (K Perce (manager), G, Lynch. H. Olds. GLEE ' mr m ' 7 f j ' ll cywi fm$m hi ' ' tv ' fo 2 ! 1 1 2j I y I 1 The members of the Glee Club si Jig not only for their own pleasure, but for the entertainment of others. This year they contributed to the Christmas festivities by singing at the Christmas tree lighting. They also put on their annual performance of the “Messiah along with the Army Air Force Band. The Traveling Troubadours, a small part of the Glee Club, gave performances at Quantico and the Anaeostia Naval Air Station, The Glee Clubbers kill time before taking off for Greenland from Bolling Field, 118 First row: L. ElliotL J. Howell, N. Brown, P . Carlisle, D. Leonard. V Greeley. A. Thurman, A, Smith, A. Sniecl ley. C. Greene, Second row: C, Treseoil, S. Mayes M. L. Ham In. M. Russell, s . Parker, B. Perry, L, Anstine, E. Johnson, V, Graf, P, Du Bois, J. Drew, J J . ines, S. A, Ricci. Third row: B. Tanner, C, Tremblay, R. Cooley, R. Corby, E. Day, A, James, J. Kryshtalsky. S b Anderson, W. Reed, T, Pence. C. Harris, R. Sergeant, J. Abel. CLUB highlight of the Troubadour ' s year was the tour of the Northeast Air Command, taking in parts of Greenland. Labrador, and Newfoundland. They spent Christmas in Thule, the most northern air base of the l . S,. 815 miles from the North Pole, and New Years at McAndrews Field, Other stops were at Goose Bay, Pepperel. and every base at which weather permitted them to land. The Traveling Troubadours pose with the crew before hoarding the plane , 119 Seated: L. Henderson. G, Archer, C Parker. Standing: H, Mesirow, 1). Severe, B. Bicknell, M, Kitsoulis. R. Warren. C Fuller. J. Smith, COLONIAL BOOSTERS The purpose of Colonial Boosters is to coordinate and direct school spirit. The Booster Board accomplishes this by organizing pep rallies, parades, cavalcades to the schools where we play “away” games, and half-time entertainment. This year GW students were entertained between the halves of football games by such things as a Mummer’s Parade at the Homecoming game, the Air Force crack drill team, and a pint-sized kids 1 football game. The Board sold Booster books at the beginning of the school year which entitled the holders to two seats in the Booster section at every game. These seats made up the core of the cheering section, with shakers and balloons distributed to the people in the Booster seats. At the end of the year. Boosters awarded cups to the fraternity and sorority which had done the most to promote school spirit. Phyl Allen and Kathy MacDonald kelp publicize the Pep Rally in jront of the Student Activities Office on the day oj the big game. 120 A happy group oj Colonials, pari of the cavalcade to I irginia. get off the bus in anticipation of the big game. Booster cups awarded to Zeta Tan Alpha and Tau Kappa Epsilon a l the Goat Show. Kappa Delta wins first place in the sorority competition for the best house decoration on the day of the David son game. Louise Bigelow and Bob McGrath chat with Lyn Hen- derson at the Colonial Boosters booth in the Student Union . Pi Kappa Alpha walks off with first prize in the frater- nity division of the Davidson House Decoration contest , Lit Haim, Jenifer and Jim Christianson take a lesson in sewing a sail from Buzzard Point ' s original old salt”. Bob Gr unwell. If you sail , you also work — a fact Joan Feder 7 Phyl Bereolis, and Bev Harwood learn armed with sandpaper and varnish. SAILING ASSOCIATION The purpose of the Sailing Association is to promote better seamanship, greater appreciation for sailing as a recreation and a sport, and to engage in intercollegiate competition. The club is a member of the Potomac River Sailing Association and the Intercollegiate Yacht Racing Asso- ciation. Besides sailing here on the Potomac every week-end. members often take trips to other colleges to enter into competition. In their meetings they have lee tures and films on the fine points of sailing. The club also has its social side. Many parties dot the social calendar of the sailing club members. Highlight of the year is the annual Frostbite Regatta with Maryland and Georgetown, followed by the Frostbite Ball. Compe- tition is keen for the cup awarded to the winner of the regatta. The “Pride of Buzzard ' s Point ” with skipper Johnny Dodge with crew Carlene Parker set out to comjiete in a Saturday afternoon race . Getting the boats in shape before the Potomac Frostbite Regatta, Carlene Parker hoists sail as Ann Sweeney checks the boom and John Dodge tightens up a cleat . 122 After a regular meeting, groups gather in the club lounge for refreshments: K. B roman, L Johnson, L. Clark, J. Showalter, ami V . Rodgers. During a regular club meeting, guest speaker Mrs , Davies tells of her experiences as successor to Anna in the Court of Siam . Front: Mrs . Davies and C. Fuller. Back : J, Neils on, A. Breuing, A . Gordon, M . Elwyn, R. Bray , 1. Ott, B . Hendrick, C. Farrell N Gates and T. Komlenich. HOME ECONOMICS CLUB Home economics majors meet regularly to make use of the practical arts they have learned in class. They hold bake sales, membership teas, and a Christinas Party each year. This year the members have heard many speakers on different aspects of home economics. At one meeting, the members heard a talk on old glass- ware by Mrs, Gilinas who brought along a group of collectors’ items of old glass. The Home Economics Club also presents programs in conjunction with Alpha Pi Epsilon, This year, Edith Turner gave a talk on how to make Christmas house decorations, a member of the Speech department spoke on parliamentary law, and Mrs Davies gave a talk on life and customs in Siam. Mrs. Turner , a Maryland home demonstration agent , shows club members how to make Christmas decora- tions . Behind Mrs. Turner are: B. Hamlin, B . Evans, C. Mourning ? M. Massie, M. Hendrix, E. Bur son, and S. A, Firnina. The officers of the Home Economics Chib are (left to righ t) : C . H el wege (treas.), M iss K ir k pa trick ( fac . adv.) 7 G„ Gilster (pres.), P, Carlisle fv.p.) 9 and M. Massie (sec.). 123 1 iVv v Big ami Little Sisters get together at the Preregistration Coffee Hour. big sis Big Sis is an organization of women interested in helping new women students become adjusted to GW. During the summer, each Big Sis is given the names of several new students to contact and meet before school begins. On the night before registration, all the Big and Little Sisters meet at a Coffee Hour given in the Student Union. There new students are helped in filling out registration forms and making out their schedules. Big Sisters guide their Little Sisters through Registration and the first week of school. During that week. Little Sisters get a chance to talk to women promi- nent in activities at the Tips and Tea with Topnotchers. Here they get a chance to see what activities GW has to offer, as well as hints on what to do and how to get along at a large university. First row: j. Gallagher, G. Reside N. McKinney, C. Rathbone, E, F ' lores, (L Kelly, B. Yager, S. Scott, H Lampiris, Second row: N. Weaver, H, Pelikan, C. Horsley, R. Warren, E. McNally, V. Andolfatto, E. MacEwen (pres. 1 1 C. Billingsley E, Sincoff. A. Reid, B. Hamlin, D, Johnson Third row: F. Oerlein, S. Hu tin ire, A. Sweeney, 0 Schorr, J. Johnson, T. Reagan. F, Fletcher, P. Carlisle, M. Milton, J. Federico, B. Guarco, A, Caswell P. Federico. 0, Bailey. Fourth row: J. Sho waiter, j. Jenkins, L. Loebler, Page, S, Seabring, S. Floyd, R. Carosella, 11, A, Parker, V. Graf. L Slaver j A. McLeod, A Oliver, C. Dunn. A. Simpson, C. Berk. B. Benner, L. Mender son. M. Estes. Seated floor: $ Nashiwa G. Sthiff. Seated: P, Moore. J. Showalter. L Kappius, Mrs. Van Winkle, L. McClenathan, Standing: F. Coleman, C. Hath bone, M, A. Sodcl. D. Schorr, ami A. Schaum. STRONG HALL Strong Hall Council is a governing body made up of one girl representing each floor of the dorm. The Coun- cil takes care of all complaints and enforces regulations, while at the same time plans the social activities in order to unify and make more home-like the atmosphere of the dorm. The Council organizes monthly teas for the girls, each one having a theme. Starting the year was a Welcoming Tea, followed hy a Halloween Tea, a Thanksgiving Tea, and a Christmas Tea. The girls also held a Christmas party, at which all the girls came down at 10 p.m. in pajamas, carrying a toy. The toys were for the children at St John ' s orphanage on F Street. Nothing is harder to do than study on a Saturday night, witness this scene in Strong Halt 125 ALPHA Members oj Alpha Zeta Omega look over the equipment from which they plan on gaining a livlihood . ZETA OMEGA Alpha Zeta Omega is a national professional pharma- ceutical fraternity made up of students and alumni. The Washington chapter has established a yearly scholarship in Pharmacy here at the University for an outstanding high school graduate of the District of Columbia. Other activities include the newspaper for pharmacists started by the Washington chapter with the help of the student branch, and interesting speakers at the regular business meetings. The fraternity also keeps itself informed on its members by forming social contacts with professional pharmacists. As the years go by, there is increased interest in this wort hwhile organization. First row: IP Wagmsn, S. Kouzck G. Decliter (siec.-treasj, M. Freedenberg I pres.), F s Firn- hacber, P. LazarnfT, Second row: S. Frishniaiu A- Bernstein, N. Stein, R. Roer, H. Gross, A. Moss, E. Clival in. J. Sehulman, L. Burka (alumni advisor), T. Kranzler, S, Rudolph. M. Kaye, First row. ]. Pislone ihistj, T. Cox (parliamentarian), J. Fahrne ' y (v. regent) , R. E. Snell (regent), R, Tomsko ise ' cj. A, Blake (chaplain), J. A. Fink Ureas), Second row: R. Foate, .1, Iglehart, R, Malzone, N, ogek Ik Divine, L, Waller, H. Cooper, T. Shoemaker, H. Small. KAPPA PSI Kappa Psi is a professional pharmaceutical fraternity. Since its charter was granted in February 1950, Gamma Tau chapter has established an annual dinner-dance, a complete rush program, and a scholarship prize. An important part of its program are its professional lec- tures on various fields in pharmacy. A highlight of this program was a seminar on the pharmacist’s responsi- bility in ' manufacturing pharmacy. Sigma Alpha Eta provides an opportunity for speech correction majors to enrich their knowledge of the field outside the classroom. Each meeting this year has brought speakers on the subject of job opportunities in the field. Other activities include a Christmas party and the sponsoring of the Speech forum in the Career Conference, Sigma Alpha Eta was represented at the national convention at Detroit by its sponsor, Calvin Pettit. SIGMA ALPHA ETA Sitting: C. Murdock, R, Ya- Joni, L Loehler, E, Brenner. Standing: C. Pettit, R, Ser- geant, R, Belanger, M, Wil- son, M. Banks, M. S urel, A. Wight, E. Tot tie, j. Abel, P. Leggette, 127 NEWMAN CLUB The Newman Club holds one of its numerous social events at The Knights of Columbus Hall. The Newman Club brings together Catholic students for a program of faith, facts, and fun. They meet every Tuesday, alternating business meetings with lectures. This year the emphasis in the lectures has been on Theology. The annual Campus Celebrity Capers, at which ten celebrities were honored, was held in the Spring. Summer brought a full schedule of heach par- ties and dances, and in the Fall the Newman Club initi- ated thirty-eight new members. Members held their traditional Christmas Party, and participated with other religious clubs on campus in planning and carrying out the Religions n -Life Week. An outstanding event on the calendar was the Middle Atlantic Province Conven- tion, at which members of all the Newman Clubs in Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, and D. C, partici- pated. Sitting; S. Camus, I. Sanders, H. Sloulin Ureas. I, J. Manning U.p.), R. Malzone ( pres. .1 , £♦ Flores tree. sec.), B Lane (cor, sec.). L Sanderson, Standing: B. PoUJer, J, Radko. Z. Glexton, IL Trevino, H. Bennett, E. Martourtz, J. Glexton, V. Cox, T. Wright, J. Gallagher, G. Young, L. Freeman, S. Lawrence. G. Smith, P, Delaney, D t Ducoie, j. Panzitta, F. Burke, S, Haynes, D. Haefs. E. ChesJow. j. Heinen, R. Fi I singer, G. Christensen, D. Tighe. j, A. Johnson, A. Cart- maiL E. Schlusser, J. Kirby. R. Dempsey. First row: E. Gabriel {cor. sec.), J. Schiff ( Y.p. ) , W. Eisenberg (v.p.), and E. Lightman free, sec). Second row: Rabbi A. Seidman (dirj, R. Fine, A, Alembik, S. Kraus, E Brenner, and D. Kane, HILLEL Hi lid. one of 200 Foundations at universities and colleges in the United States and abroad, provides Jewish students on campus with personal counselling, plus cultural, religious, and social services. Activities throughout the year include dances, parties, public affairs forums, films, lectures, charity drives, Sabbath and High Holiday services, coffee hours, discussion groups, and the annual 4 Ball of Fire ’. The common interests of these students make it a worthwhile and enjoyable group. Alpha Chi Sigma is a professional chemical fraternity open to any male student who has completed one and a half years of chemistry, and has attained a 2.5 average or better. Alpha Chi Sigma provides all the advantages of fraternal affiliation, yet offers the benefits of a mem- bership comprised exclusively of men who have chosen the same profession for their life work. ALPHA CHI SIGMA First row: W. Garrett, J. Selbin, M. Kramer, T. Munson, H. Droll Second row: E. Horowitz, C. Bechtoldt, P. Abend, R. Vincent, J. Nall, I. Goldstein, A, Rapisarda. Third row : D. Goldberg, C Mann, H. Savage, C. Scbimelpfemg, J. High, F. Cullen. COLUMBIAN WOMEN Columbian Women, an organization which is more than fifty years old. includes any registered woman stu- dent with one year of college work, and any women faculty member of the i niversily. The Columbian Women have built up funds for scholarships and for scholarship students. These schol- arships are awarded three times a year. Nearly three thousand dollars has been awarded this year. They also work on school projects to further the interests of the FUTURE TEACHERS OF AMERICA l niversity. The organization holds quarter!) meetings, followed by a social hour a I which members can become better acquainted. This year the Columbian Women have held luncheons honoring the different schools of the Univer- sity. The Deans of the schools have been the speakers, and graduates have been honored guests. The work of the Columbian Women this year has done much to further the interests of the University. The Future Teachers of America is a professional organization sponsored by Lite National Education Asso- ciation to promote interest in the teaching profession and in general educational work. Once a month they hold programs such as movies on teaching in elemen- tal) schools, panel discussions on applying for a job. and talks by principals and teachers of the Washington area. This year was also highlighted by a bowling party and a picnic in Rock Creek Park. First roiv ; J. Roswell (prog, chrmn.), F Inscoe Ureas,). M, Munson (v,p.) t j. Williams (pres.), C. Smith (see.), T. Jones (hist. ). Second row: A. Mitchell, R. Quinlan. L. Vance, E. Raker, J. Di Caprio, I. Sweeney, L. Burnett (fac. advisor). First row: J Marinoble, K. Judd, H. Fisher, R, Owens, R, Hays, J. York, $. Beckman. Second row: T, Tomkins. J, Ticket, A. Harrison, R. Charrette, F, Grimani, J. Buckler, K. Shipman. Third row: R, Parham, R. Elliott, W, McClelland, N. Persson, E. Baumgartner, C, Mason, ALPHA KAPPA PSI lpha Kappa Psi is a professional fraternity for stu- dents of business administration, accounting, economics and related fields. Its purpose is to further the welfare of the members, to increase their interest, and to pro- mote and demand in universities courses for degrees in business administration. Besides their regular meetings. Alpha Kappa Psi helped sponsor the forum on business administration for the Annual Career Conference, The International Relations Club is a discussion group whose purpose is to stimulate interest in inter- national relations of today. Some of their discussions have concerned problems in the Near East, the Colonial Program Series on the UN, and a series of discussions on the effects of the change of administration. Martin Agronskv talked this Fall on the subject of aggression and protecting world peace, in which the topics of Korea, NATO, and McCarthy ism were discussed. INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS CLUB 131 First row : H, Olds, F, Tomlinson, B. Riggs, D, Williams, Second row: M, Dion, H. R. Ludden, E. Flores {treas J, F. Warrick pres.) , J, 0. Murphey (v,p.) , B, Utley, Third row: F. Lane, M, Howder, R Spencer, 5. Kasmir, J. Di Caprio, S. White, D, Detwiler, T. Lynch. sports THE STRIKE " My turn? • but I just sat down , am I still low man? . , well, a few marks will cure that . . ' are those pins up straight? . . Pinboys Styfe aren ' t what they used to be . » . too darned inde- pendent these days , , gonna get hot starting right now , the hard fast one ju flPlhe right of the head pin ought to do the trick . . using my favorite ball, this time . . . give me room . . - three steps, a slide, and let it fly , remember to keep the head down , Wrist straight . , guide by the center board and follow through . whoops! , , gotta dry my Hands . , better roll the sleeves up . O.K , O.K, ■ . . don’t rush me . . . now aim, start slowly and here we . . say, there’s a sticky place along in here , . toss steel wool to me, will ya? . . . listen, wise guy, who’s bowling h re, you or me? ... I am hurrying . , . oil set, get ready to chalk up a strike, boys, there they all go. . ’ Well! I got the hard pin, anyhow! 1, ' % 4 First roiv: England, Jones, Phillips, Moliloriss, Weaver, Wagner, Geisler, Gutt, Rarriera, Hoffman, Waldron, Fox, Smith, McGraw, Korcbeck Second row: Baker. Perkins, Slurm, Daniels, Sailer, Greene, Bradshaw, Continent, FJyzik, Kovach, Prach, Semkew. Third row: McMillirt, Kovaes, Housmann Ziamandanis, Ingram, Pasta, Hinsbaw, Thompson, Gaskcll, Dan , CiemnieckL Bodolus, Daly, Kober, Solomon, Cre swell, Cannon. Fourth row: Neal, Donofrio, Freas, Boland, Buckingham, Logan, Smithdeal, Rowles, Bosnians, Drake, Cribble, Nedrow, Nattrti, Courtney, Adams, Valdes- siri, Gaspari. McHenry, and Di Pietro. SEASON’S RECORD September 27 October 4 11 IS 24 November 1 7 14 22 GW 39 GW 33 GW 0 GW 6 GW 20 GW 0 GW 21 GW 40 GW 29 Won 6 Lost 2 North Carolina State 0 Washington Lee 28 Virginia 50 Virginia Tech 0 Virginia Military 20 West Virginia 24 Bucknell 7 Davidson 13 ■ Richmond 7 Tied 1 134 FOOTBALL 1952 Last fall ' s George Washington I Diversity Colonials underwent a complete face-lifting, and with surprising results; even the season ' s record of 1951 was completely reversed. With Andy Davis and Coach “Bo” Rowland, GW’s headline-makers of recent years, gone, no one knew quite what to expect. Rowland’s right hand man, former line coach L Ro Sherman, was elevated to the post of head coach, despite rumors that an outsider would be brought in As such, he instituted ( 1 ) a new formation, the “split T (2 ) a new coaching staff to make it work, and (3) a new spirit in the asphalt cam- pus eleven. In the first game the traveling team turned in an over- whelming 39-0 rout of North Carolina State at Raleigh. North Carolina. Returning home, the G-Streeters had a close shave but finally edged Washington and Lee with a last quarter rally. In the third week, however, the Buff stepped into the big leagues and took their come uppance from the University of Virginia, who seemed to do everything right. After this the team settled back to play consistently exciting, but not spectacular football. Coaches Bo Sherman ami Howard Rowers leave the field after the sensational 39-0 rout of North Carolina Stale . with few surprises. The accent shifted from the razzle- dazzle, racehorse offense of the freshmen to the strong, tough ? experienced seniors’ defensive team that showed the results of Sherman’s patient coaching over the years. Offensively, the lack of a dependable T-quarter- back proved to be a serious limitation, but Sherman always seemed to have one more in his hat, Perh aps the outstanding performance of the season was a convincing rout of the strong Bucknell eleven, 21 7. This team was the biggest I by weight) beef trust in the Last, and the win w f as a real credit to Coach Sherman and especially to our defensive line. The outlook for next year is favorable, since most of the green offensive backs will return. They will no doubt miss the stout defenders who set up so many scores, but more may be on the way . The abandonment of platoon football by the NCAA may lie an obstacle to a team that was just learning the system. The season’s record of six wins against two losses and a tie at least indicates that George Washington is beginning to grow a team out from under the shadow of Andy Davis. 77 c boys on the bench look concerned: Barriera Freas 7 Boland , Fox, Daly , CaskelL Logan, and Caspar! watch the action at V.PJ. Freshman scat hack Len Ciemniecki displays his break- away running form at V. C. State. Tom Bosnians pre- pares to throw a block in the background . On a punt return, Norb “Dutch Danz tears through the sundered W L line behind excellent blocking by Semkew, Daly , and Gaspari. George Washington 39 North Carolina State 0 In the season ' s opener for both teams, the revitalized Colonials poured it on a hapless Wolf pack squad. The scoring parade was led by freshman back Lenny Ciem- niecki. who scored twice, and senior halfback Bino Barrier a. The big GW line completely bottled up the State offense, including highly touted scatback Webster, The defenders recovered three fumbles and blocked a punt to set up the scoring punch. Ray Fox, playing in his first game as a T-quarterbaek, turned in a surpris- ingly good performance with professional passing and ball handling. Fox ' s favorite target was speedy end Richie GaskelL George W ashington 33 Washington Lee 28 This time it took a second half comeback to put the local boys out in front The General ' s fiashy quarter- back, Randy Broyles, put them on the long end of a 14-7 halftime score, and it looked as though the Colo- nials were a one-game sensation. After spotting the visitors one more TD in the third period, Ray Fox took command and engineered a thrilling comeback. Three quick scores came on an eighty- yard pass to Cask ell, a pitchout to Bari i era. and a blocked punt recovered in the end zone by George Semkew. Washington Lee made a final score as the clock ran out. but only after the game was in the local pocket. Again starring were the defen- sive giants Flyzik, England, Semkew, and company. George Washington 0 Virginia 50 The howl -hoping Cavaliers took GW to the cleaners with their worst defeat in four years. The split-T offense, so effective in the early games, met its masters in Art Guepe and his hard-charging backs; the Colonials netted only 63 yards all afternoon against 327 for Vir- ginia. Sherman, in desperation, threw four quarterbacks into the fray, but none of them could stem the tide. Out of 17 passes thrown by the quartet, only six were com- pleted. and four intercepted, it was indeed a gloomy day for the New Colonials, and sports writers consigned them to their accustomed doormat role in the Southern Conference, George Washington 6 Virginia Polytechnic 0 A much improved Virginia Tech team gave the Colo- nials a real fight in a game played at Blacksburg, It was a battle of two stout defensive lines all the way. with neither team able to move the ball. Early in the game Ray Fox, Dutch Danz, and Len Ciemniecki got together on a long drive capped by Bino Bandera ' s scoring slant. The remainder of the game was closely fought in the line, and Sherman’s veterans showed the edge. In the fourth period the Gobblers threatened on a long-passing offensive, but England. Prach, and co- captain Bob Gutt stiffened the forward walk with Eng- land recovering a fumble at the final gun. 136 ■ Little Bino Bar Her a is all alone with the Virginia team in one of the few Colonial gains at Char - lottesville. 1 ' • ■ •. -t • ' V » Vi V ' r Vt George Washington 20 Virginia Military 20 Homecoming ended on a disappointing note for the Buff and Blue supporters, George Chumbley ran a zig- zagging 46 yards to lie the contest up after some fans had left their seats to go home. With the accent on power running, GW had built up a seemingly safe 20 13 lead only to see it vanish in one unbelievable jaunt through the whole defensive team, IN orb “Dutch” Danz, the sturdy sophomore fullback, picked up 181 yards in 18 attempts to lead the Sherman men. Also outstanding was a long pass play from “Skinny” Saffer to jack Daly which completely baffled the Key (lets. The last three minutes saw both teams passing desperately to pull out a win. but time ran out with GW on the visitors 43 yard line. George Washington 0 West Virginia 24 West Virginia’s powerful Mountaineers, fresh from an upset victory over Pittsburgh, gave GW a really one- sided trouncing. Classy freshman Fred Wyant, led his team over the invaders, who could gain only 89 yards with the ball. The D. C. team’s offense was ragged, the passing spotty, and the defense hampered by injuries. One Colonial at least shone; Steve Korcheek performed brilliantly in five offensive and defensive positions while 1000 spectators from his Pennsylvania home town cheered him on. The defeat buried George Washington in third place in the Southern Coference, w ith little hope of overtaking unbeaten Duke. Ciemniecki struggles against a stout V.PJ. de- fense to set up the only score in the entire game. Looking on at the left is Clint Courtney . Speed demon Richie Gaskell sneaks behind the Virginia Tech defense to snare a long pass from Ray Fox. George Washington 21 Biieknell 7 Even in scoring three touchdowns, the Buff and Blue continued to rely on defense to upset Bucknell. The slam-bang split T of the first two games refused to move, hut fortunatel) the brick wall seniors rose to the occa- sion Prior to game time. Bucknell had won 19 of its last 20 games, placing them as two touchdown favorites. However, the highly touted " touchdown twins”, Myers and Talmadge found little room to display their wares. Early in the second stanza Jim England blocked a punt, which Boh Cult took into the end zone for the tally. After the guests tied it up Lou Donofrio intercepted a pass to set up one TIX and when Johnny Prach recov- ered a fumbled kickoff. Len Ciemniecki scored the clincher Ray Fox sweeps wide against V ,M J . Also in on the play are Don Freas (36) and Skinny Saffer (10). George Washington 40 Davison 13 The last home stand for the Colonials, and the final game for eleven seniors was a complete victory with everyone getting into the act Senior jack Baumgartner, starting his first game at quarterback, put on a real exhibition for his hometown friends; his ball-handling and passing finally lived up to his advance notices of four years ago Dutch Danz scored twice, and Baum- gartner, Jack Daly, Don Greene, and Ciemniecki had one each. Local fans had their last glimpse of seniors Bob Gutt, Frank Continetti, Tom Flyzik, Cecil Perkins, Jim England, George Sernkew, and Doonie Waldron, the defensive unit, as well as offensive seniors Baumgartner, Bino Barriera, and Paul Smith. 138 Freshman Lou Donofrio intercepts a Bucknell pass to set up the tie-breaking tally . Running over to help is Bob Sturm (11). George Washington 29 Richmond 7 With their sixth and final victory the Colonials rounded out their best season since 1936, scoring e asily against a weak Richmond eleven. Bino Barrier a and Len Ciemniecki scored two apiece and Cecil Perkins added a safety to Gasped s three conversions The Spiders heralded passer Bobby Tyler, was frustrated all afternoon, finally passing for his team’s only tally in the last quarter. Continuing his hard work at fullback, N orb Dan z gained 147 yards in 19 sallies. Jack Baum- gartner ended the season as firststring quarter hack, leaving the wish that he could return for three more years This play was ruled interference on the one yard line , setting up one of the many scores against Davidson. The Colonial end is big Richie Gaskelh Safety man Steve Kerch eck totes the ball through the Davidson Squad The George Washington University 1952 Baseball Team; left to right: Barriers, McLindon, McCormick, Gibbs, Ciarroeca, Korcheck, BASEBALL During fielding practice before game time at the Uni- versity of Maryland, husky catcher Steve Kor check knocks fly balls to the outfield. 1952 BASEBALL SCORES GW 4 Vermont 5 GW 10 Maine 27 GW 3 William and Mary 2 GW 4 Maryland 10 GW 1 Georgetown 2 GW 5 Michigan 10 GW 4 Ford ham 5 GW 5 William and Mary 1 GW 14 Virginia 7 GW 12 V. P. L 2 GW 18 V. M. I, 12 GW 12 Washington and Lee 5 GW 7 Washington and Lee 4 GW 12 Virginia 5 GW 1 Georgetown 3 GW 5 West Virginia 0 GW 1 West Virginia 2 GW 5 Maryland 6 140 Sengstack, Stroup, Tivrian, Fox, Kennelly, Frederick, Yednock, Cilento, Papparella, and Coach Reinhart. 1953 BASEBALL SCHEDULE March 30 Vermont 31 Trinity April 3 Maine 6 Michigan 8 V. P. L 9 F or d ham 10 at Washington and Lee 11 at V. P. L 13 at V, M. L 14 at Virginia 17 V. M. L 18 Richmond 22 at Georgetown 24 West Virginia (2) 27 at Maryland 30 at Richmond May 1 Maryland 4 Virginia 6 at William and Mary 8 Washington and Lee 12 William and Mary 14 Georgetown Lou Cianocca races the throw to first base in the Wash- ington and Lee Game. 141 Kneeling: Yaile, Cassidy, Walawac, Myers, Oni T and Caiino. Seated: Ciriello, Karver, Sweeney, John Holnp, Devlin, Manning, Hirschfieltl, and Silverman. Standing: Reinhart (coach), Morrison, Joe Holup, DeTurk, Petcavich, and DcMonge. BASKETBALL Bill Reinhart fielded a basketball team which should rank with the finest in George Washington’s history. The Colonial cagers were ranked 22nd in the country and second in the Conference by preseason polls, and from all indications will live up to these predictions. Coach Reinhart has emphasized a high-powered offense that has made the Colonials leading point-makers in the country. The Ruff bucketmen are sparked by the two high- scoring Holup brothers, junior John and freshman Joe, and by the smooth ball-handling of veterans Tex Silver- man and Kenny Hirsch field. John broke the all-time individual scoring record with 30 points, only to see this mark eclipsed the next week by brother Joe’s 33, Other records broken to date include the all-time points per game record (113 against Duke) and the all-time area record for points in one game by two teams (200 by GW and Duke together). If any records are still standing, the chances are this season will see them broken. Including, we hope, the record for games won. 142 BASKETBALL RECORD 1952 [ )ecember 3 GW 90 9 GW 83 12 GW 87 13 GW 92 18 CW 68 20 GW 107 22 GW 113 J an nary 6 GW 98 8 GW 79 10 GW 81 13 GW 106 17 GW 69 February 3 GW 63 7 GW 90 9 GW 80 13 GW 108 14 GW 81 19 GW 98 24 GW 53 26 GW 70 27 GW 110 3 GW 64 Won 15 William and Mary 79 West Virginia 84 Virginia Military 66 Washington and Lee 77 C. State 75 South Carolina 69 Duke 87 Virginia Military 64 Georgetown 65 Richmond 68 Virginia Tech 59 N. C State 76 Maryland 62 Wake Forest 93 Duke 83 Washington and Lee 59 Virginia Tech 65 Virginia 76 Maryland 66 William and Mary 63 Virginia 95 Georgetown 73 Lost 7 The Holup hoys in action: Freshman Joe dumps in two points while junior John prepares for a possible re- bound. Duke game. I he Combination of Joe and John goes to wor k on State 3 in a losing cause. A tense moment is reflected on the faces at the bench: Karver, Sweeney 3 Petcavich 3 Holup ? Orta, Fai e, Szfeerman, and OeA onge 70m CoacA tfemAarf m a moment of silence. Phil ( Crazy Horse) DeTurk drops in this first inter- collegiate basket against VMJ, Bringing up the rear is Ed (The Cat ) Catino. r fhis time DeTurk watches Don DeMonge do the honors, again in the V.M.L game . Catino keeps his place in back. Tex Silverman is up in the air at North Carolina State s supported by Elliott Karver and Joe Holup . Tex Silverman is flying high 9 wide , and handsome in the Duke contest , which set a new scoring record locally jKe my irscA ie d Aas uji passed in fa Joe Holup at the North Caro- lina State game. Our traveling contingent looks happy at A C . State , Eileen Weaver. Lala Mathers, Anne Smith, and Kathy MacDonald cheer the boys on to a 39-0 score. CHEERLEADERS The Cheerleaders, sponsored by the Office of Men ' s Activities, have had the pleasure of leading the student body in loud appreciation of the University’s excep- tionally fine football and basketball teams this year. Whenever possible, the Cheering Squad has worked in Pep Rallies and on the special projects of the Colo- nial Boosters whose cheer cards and pom-poms have in turned helped the squad by increasing the show of spirit at the games. A cheer- writing contest co-sponsored by the two organizations is planned for the near future. Practices in preparation for try-outs are held annually in April and the new squad is selected by a panel of judges composed of two members from the football team, the basketball team, and the Student Council, plus the newly elected Captain or Co-Captains of the squad. Kneeling: La lit Mathers, John Hinrichs, and Anne Smith. Standing: Eileen Weaver, Kathy Mac- donald, Nell Weaver (captain Bobbie Ruth Moore. Kneeling: Eddie Beale, William Owen, Standing: Walt Shropshire, Alan Reynard, Mickey Bolder, Andy Cole. TENNIS THE 1953 TENNIS TEAM SCHEDULE March 26 at Hampden-Sydney 27 at North Carolina State 28 at East Carolina State April 3 Maine 10 Bucko ell 13 West Virginia 15 at Georgetown 17 at V.P L 18 at VJVLL 22 William and Mary 25 North Carolina State 27 at Virginia May 1 Washington and Lee 4 at Maryland 6 Richmond During indoor practice in the GW gymnasium ? Eddie Beale shows the rest of the tennis team the finer points of tennis grips. 147 SAILING G.W s Sailing Team retained its national ranking lor another year. Skippers John Dodge. Lorenz Schrertk, and Jim Merow teamed with crews Carlene Parker, Ada Loo Hains. Ann Sweeney, and Joan Feder to place high in all their regattas. The Bull finished its season among the top four teams in the Middle Atlantic Area. Jour- neying to Chicago, G.W. entered the Midwest Champion- ship Regatta and sailed off with the runner-up trophy — only a lew points behind the champion Purdue team. On the Anacostia. G.W s 6th Annual Frostbite Regatta brought the Fall Eastern Intercollegiate season to an end, and marked the third time that the Colonials had won the much coveted Marv in-Gorman- Byrd Trophy. Colonial sailors round a marker in 1-2 order during last fairs Frostbite Regatta. Kneeling; J. Updike, D Monson, M. Spies, and J. Jones Standing: E. Goldstein, W. M inkier, and J. Lane, RIFLE CLUB George Washington’s rifle team, under the capable supervision of coach MeMillen, has compiled one of the best records outside of service and military schools on the each coast. Matches are conducted both in person and through the mails — “postal ' matches- — with colleges and universities throughout the country. During last year’s season the sharpshooters rang up a 4 won, 2 lost record in the mailorder contests and a 2 won 3 lost tally in shoulder -to shoulder competition. In group matches, the Colonials posted two first places and one third; and in the Intercollegiate Championships, they were twenty-second in standing, out of 106 entrants This year’s schedule includes such teams as Johns Hopkins, University of Minnesota, Virginia Tech, Uni- versity of California, University of Wyoming, Indiana, The U. S. Military Academy, Georgetown, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Maryland, University of Wash- ington, and Virginia Military Academy During practice on the new university firing range t Jones lines up his sights on the bullseye while M inkier coaches. 149 INTRAMURAL SPORTS Joseph Krupa Director of intramural Sports Delta Tau Delta won the intramural football championship for 1952-3. Kneeling: Bud Wat wood, lint Pflaging, Lorenz Schrenck Greg Blackburn 7 and Jerry Kryshtal- sky. Standing: Fred Warder , Jay Howard. Sandy Schlemmer, Bill Evans , and Chuck Clark. The Intramural Sports Program at GW was set up to provide an opportunity for all students to engage in some form of athletics. To participate in intramurals, a student need not he a professional or a varsity athlete, but need only possess an honest desire toward sports recreation. Joe Krupa, who handled the intramural program for the first half of the year, was promoted to executive officer of the Physical education department. His intra- mural job was assumed by assistant baseball coach Yinnie deAngelis, Student assistants Paul Cajigas and Interfraternity Sports Director Eddie Beale have given aid in the operation of the program. Awards are made for all sports, and an intramural Trophy for total points is awarded every spring. Last Year’s cup went to Delta Tau Delta Fraternity, w r hile Sandy Schlemrner of that organization took individual honors. The objectives of the program are, briefly, to provide social contacts for the students; to develop group spirit, scholarship, and sportsmanship; and to promote better health in both mind and body. 1952 bowling champions check their scores while warm- ing up for their tide defense, Tom Beale , Mike Rapport , Bob McGrath , and Bob Montgomery wait for individual champ Tom Israel to return from setting up pins , Fred Warder ( Delta Tau Delta) and Ord Alexander (Pi Kappa Alpha ) exchange jabs in the intramural boxing matches . Mike Rapport lees off jar Sigma ChTs golf champs as competitors wait their turn. Rapport took individual honors with an amazing 78. Intramural sailors practice off the Buzzard Point Boat Yard while waiting for the first race. In the interfraternity championship game, Sandy Schlemmer sweeps wide around the Sigma Nu end for a long gain. Sigma Phi Epsilon and Alpha Epsilon Pi watch the jump at the start of their inter fraternity basketball game. Jay Howard, Delta Tan Delta , drops in a basket over the head of Norm West , Pi K A, in the 1952 inter fra- ternity basketball championship game 152 Badminton is a game well-suited to the agility of a coed. Reaching for the short bird requires a lot of fast foot- work to foil the opponent’s point. Ar chery and tennis are sports which most women enjoy because they can be played by both men and women all through life- Special buses take the students to the field and the courts. Besides class instruction, competition is available within the University and with other colleges. Hockey is one of the most invigorating and exciting of the team sports offered at the University- The girls become adept enough at the sport to play other college teams, such as those of Maryland University. American University, and Marjorie Webster. An honorary varsity team is chosen at the end of the season from the girls who have played especially well during the games. Student assistant Ahbie Oliver tees a golf ball while explaining the finer points of driving to her class. Golf classes take place on the driving range on Hains Point « WOMEN’S SPORTS 153 Braving the chilly Fall air 7 tennis classes are held at the East Potomac courts. Classmates check to see if their grip is cor- rect before starting prac- tice matches. H J WMWIIM f iifj The Pi Bela Phi learn adds up its score in the inter - sorority bowling tournament , a highly competitive and very popular event oj the winter. Badminton classes are held twice a week during the winter season. Beginners are given instruction while intermediate and advanced players demonstrate that practice makes perfect in this fast- moving sport. Com- petition in badminton for both men and women consists of doubles, mixed doubles and singles. Basketball instruction is given during the winter sea- son, with games held between the classes of the Univer- sity a nd with outside schools. From the class teams are chosen the girls who play the interscholastic games, and from these the honorary varsity who comprise the best players at the University. The varsity as a team plays one game with the alumnae. Golf is definitely not the businessman’s sport at the George Washington University, It is one of the most popular sports with the women during the fall and spring seasons. Classes use the facilities at Hains Point, making use of the driving range, the putting green, and the golf course. Beginners and Intermediate tourna- ments for individuals, women’s twosomes, and mixed twosomes are held. A favorite winter sport at GW is basketball, and the girls go in for it in a big way . The skills in- volved are taught to begin tiers, and emphasis is given to practice in conditioning and ball handling. Beginners get advice and encour- agement from their instructor and team-mates on the fine points oj d r iv in g. The d ri v in g ra n ge is con- venient for learning and practice before the actual game. Swimming is a popular activity in the girl ' s Spring athletic program Olympic swim- ming star Mary Freeman demonstrates diving form to classmates Bobby Hanson , Deirdre Walz, and Fat Burke, The followers of Annie Oakley practice on the indoor rifle range in Corcoran Hall, The girls ' rifle team have nut up an impressive record in intercollegiate competition. camera THE calendar POSE . " Now, stand over here, please . . , jrio, over here between the two lights . . . and back about a foot . . . just a little bit to your lefi , . that ' s fine . now wait till I fix the lights . . . I believe this one is too bright; let’s try a softer one - . . the boom light should be a littlefllgner , ♦ that shadow is too deep; let’s lighten „ , jt up ... I think I ' ll try a different background . . just hold still while I change it . . . this blue one looks a lot better now, for Jhe camera angle ... I believe that from the right side is the best angle . . . and a little bit lower . . . that’s fine . . . now, let’s sharpen —up our pose , . . slide your right foot a little forward . , turn your left toe a bit toward the camera . . , shift your weight forward . . . Jifehopps, that’s too far, back a little . . ■ twist toward the camera from the waist . . . put your arms behind you . . . and tilt your head this way . . . moisten your lips . « . smile . hold il . . M (CLICK) -’That wal lovely . . . next time we try it with film.” A r FEBRUARY President Marvin chats with General Hers hey and Jus- tice Jackson, keynote speakers at the annual Career Conference. Lyn Henderson and Warren Hull don coonskin caps and big smites for the Kefauver campaign. GW students pitch in and help the Kefauver for Presi- dent backers at campaign headquarters. Carolyn Mickelsen crowned Queen of the Engineers ' Ball by Mark Evans , master of ceremonies for WTOP. 0 micron Delia Kappa taps new members, campus leaders in all phases of University life 3 at the IFC Prom . MARCH Happy girls are the winners of the Pan Hellenic scholar’ ship awards , presented at the Pan h el Sing, Pi Phis j led by Eugenia Branden- burger, take first place in the Pan- Hellenic Sing with “The Sea” and “Memories ” Champion swimmers Barbara Hobehnann and Mary Freeman resting on the steps of the new University building, Monroe HalL APRIL Sophomores wrap up their winning skit, “ Jack and the Beans Talk " in the All-U- F allies. The sophomore chorus line demonstrates the types oj beans — chile, jelly . jumping navy , and baked. “IF ell have parties and banquets and banquets and parties and beans 7 Beans. BEANS! 9 sang the sophomores . 160 Student Council elections in April bring out cam- paigners in full force , with kankuvg cars and posters in prominent view. The ladies of K i n g Arthur s Court are Juniors in the AILU -Follies. The court jester, ladies 5 and knights of the round- table frolic on Lisner stage in the All-U -Follies. MAY Campus celebrities at the Newman Club Celebrity Capers held in the Washington Hotel. Conover model Candy Jones interviews GW lovelies at National Airport for possible modeling careers. The Maid of Cotton stops in Washington on her world- wide tour and is entertained by the Thetas at Water gate fun. 162 Nancy Dilli crowned May Queen at the May Day cere- monies. accompanied by runners-up Hazel Fackler and Jeanne Cleary , Tom Beale 7 with Edie Harper assisting, presents first and second place cups jar the IFC Sing to SAE and Sigma C h i, respect iv ely . Bob Bloch and the Sigma Chis win second place in the Sing with “Night and Day ' " and “Hark the Sigs” The GW chapter oj Sigma Chi played host to the entire fraternity at the National Convention held here in Wash- ington . Highlight of the Convention was the crowning of the International Sweetheart of Sigma Chi Finalists are shown here with Marie DiMaio , The 1952 graduating class at, the President ' s Reception in the Chinese Room of the Mayflower Hotel , Cad F J eters and Mary Freeman resting between swim- ming meets at the Olympic Games in Helsinki, Finland. Both girls are members of the Walter Reed swimming team , Tom Peace and Milica Hasalova in a routine from “ Car- nival . the Dance Production Group’s contribution to the Summer Carnival. Columbian College students say “Tel us Guess Your Political Candidate ’’ at their booth in the Carnival. 165 AUGUST Gwynn Perce and Bill Gran berry try to guess Jay How- ard ' s weight at the Law School booth oj the Carnival Former Student Activities Assistant Edie Harper sells tickets at the Summer Carnival , part of the new summer recreation p rogram Haney McCpach gets her fortune told by palm- reader Jeanne Zitmore at the Summer Carnival. Students try their luck throwing darts at balloons at the School oj Government booth in the Carnival. 366 Ann Simpson models a fetching evening gown af the annual Jellejfs fashion show. SEPTEMBER Anne Page serves at the Pan Hellenic Rush Assembly for new women students and their mothers . Enthusiastic Colonials see GW trample N. C. State in the first game of the season. Rig Sis President Ellen MacEwen welcomes entering women students af the Big Sis Pre-registration Coffee Hour. Cheerleaders go through their paces at noon on Friday with Lisner Library and Building D in the background f Members of the Cheerleading squad arousing school sf}irit at a Pep Rally on Lisner Terrace. Petite cheerleader Bobbie Moore provides a study in contrast walking to the Union between Phil DeTurk and John Holup. New students are received by members of the Student Council and the Deans and Directors of the University at the Fresh- man Orientation Dance . New students dance to the music of Leon Brusiloff at the F reshman Orientation Dance at the Shoreham Hotel , 169 Members of the Booster Board stop at the pinball machine for a few minutes before going to meeting. Mrs . Van Winkle serves at the Strong Hall Halloween Tea , held for all the girls living in the dorm. Homecoming candidates pose in Lisner Lounge before the judging by Bill Gold. Art Lamb, and Dean Doyle. HOMECOMING Tau Kappa Epsilon rides to first place in the Homecom- ing Float Parade with dragon and knights. Second place in the Mummer ' s Parade to Sigma Chi ' s fortress, here about kappa Alpha Theta cops third place in the Float Parade with their “ Key del don ' t Fit: ' Joan Gallagher holds balloons painted to look like footballs in the Kappa Sigma Float entry. Sigma Nus line up under their Virginia Ham . , making their bid for the Float Parade cup. Zeta Tau Alpha says “Lick V - M. IN in the Home- coming Float Parade in Griffith Stadium, Kappa Delta adds to the half-time fun in the Home c o m i h g M urn m er 5 s Pa rad c . Delta Gamma says “Here’s Mud in your Eye ? V. M. IN in the Homecoming Float Parade, President of the Student Council George Sengs tack crowns Virginia Leeteh Home- Homecoming Queen Ginny Leeteh with her court oj lovely Homecoming finalists in the lobby of the National Guard Armory . Homecoming Parade Chairman Harry Kriemelmeyer presents the winning cups to Tau Kappa Epsilon, Sigma Chi , and Kappa Alpha Theta at the H omecoming Dance . Sigma Chis relaxing in the grave they dug on their front lawn for the Davidson House Decoration contest . NOVEMBER Tau Kappa Epsilon Utters their house and lawn in their bid for the House Decoration prize , Cheerleaders and majorettes get together on Lisner Terrace to organize and direct school spirit . 173 First place goes to Kappa Delta for its take-off on Car- men and fraternity life , “ Harem Scar urn’ was the theme oj Kappa Alpha Theta! $ skit in the Panhel Goat Show . Chi Omega firemen add to the fun on Lisner Stage in the annual Goat Show. Zeta Tan Alpha pledges mimic some of the more well known campus personalities. Alpha Delta Pi says that “Just Plain Tobaccy 9 is the best brand of alL Susan Coultrap presents the trophy to Kappa Delta for its winning skit in the Panhel Goat Show , queen- size Delta Zeta presents its version of “What’s My Line?” in the Panhel Goat Show . Sigma Kappa pledges give the audience a peek at a slumber party . Phi Sigma Sigma does a take-off on chlorophyll theme in the Goat Show, a The junior College dance r held in the Student Union f features live music by talented University students. ODK taps new members at the Senior Prom held by ike Alumni Association at the Shoreham Hotel Seniors and alumni dance to the music of jack Morton at the Senior Prom , JANUARY The i£ Clothes for Korea” drive was sparked by the Rag Doll Queen , Bobbie Moore „ shown here with the other contestants , beauty court THE NEW SHOES " May I help you? 11 asked the welt-fthod, slightly weary feet " Yes, I’m looking for a pair of black pumps 1 said the well- turned ankles, ,v_ " Certainly. Wortfy you sit down? . , Size 6Vi hmm . , . Any particular style?” " Well, I’m not sure. Can I see what you ' ve got in black? " v " Here ' s a pair of opera pumps « , . very popular style. " " fJo, they make my feet look too large, " " Well, how about a sling-back and open toe style? " " No, I like a closed toe. " " Here ' s just the thing. It’s a closed toe and sling-back, " " No, the strap will slip off my heel. " " What about an ankle-strap? This is a lovely shoe. " V ' No ’f don ' t care for that. Don’t you have anything else? " " Nothing ej se in black. How about another color? " " Well, I came in for a pair of black shoes . , » What have you got in blue? " " ty see . . . ’What about this? " " No ... " " Then we have this ... " " yhey ' re all so ordinal Don t_you have anything that’s different? " Two hours and fifty pairs later • • " Don’t you have anything else? " " I ' m sorry, Madam. You’ve seen everything except these green lizard , , , " " Why, let me see them! Why didn’t you bring them out before? I’ll take them, " said the well-turned ankles. " Yes, madam, " replied the well-shod, slightly weary feet. f i ' : ' fV . -• Shoes by Jtwcph !) • Vomitf ' iudio o f- liQto jfraf?hff 9 0 5 5 SUNSET STRIP HOLLYWOOD 4 CALIFORNIA BR 2-2 C?S CR. 1-0505 February 2$ t 19 1? 3 The 19 53 Cherry Tree Geor e Wa e hint; ton Ubiv e rs l ty 2117 Q Street, fc. W, Washington 6, D. C- Attention: hr Thomas W Beale, Jr- Dear hr. be le; It wes an honor and a pleasure selecting your beauty ijueen lor " The cherry lree " . 1 would like to have cnaue them ail queens - They are worthy. Ae uii ' J kkhtfftrUJ uk Jiu u lj i. nUo Jj Bernard oj Hollywood, the well-known nest coast photographer , teas the judge jor the 1953 CHERR) TREE queen contest. Specializing in glamor and publicity photography Bernard has had much oj his work reproduced in such national magazines as Popular Photography and l . S. Camera as well as on many oj the more popular calendars . 180 4953 tybee Slwewi Hnlli Sa Chi Omega 181 Sluewt Nancy Dilli 182 ecemttvuf Queen Virginia Leetch 183 The four CHERRY TREE Beauty finalists are Barbara Holly and Helen Houghton fin front) and Pat Burke and Ruth Sanderson (in back). They were chosen on the basis oj photographs submitted to the judge , 184 (fo iel tp ' iee linre ±e I a( Kurki Alpha Delta Pi Helen Hough (on Sigma Kappa Barbara llollv Strong Hall Patricia i ow fiml Kappa Alpha Theta •loyee Waters eta Tan Alpha •l » Ann Krass Atari lyn Tate Phi Sigma Sigma Delta (iamrna 186 Itcitu Orvu by Kappa Kappa Gamma Frances Oerleivi Delta Zet.a Ann Page Pi Beta Phi lleMv Lou A n tier Min Kappa Delta 187 Lvii llomlorsmi llt-llv Joan Hill 188 .I.. ' ftyrna J fu Carol Fuller tPa ' -eef i eett os fibi on 3Pi Gerry AppleNlein ■ Jiff jt ia S tff rna fPfaif uQ Queen •loan Ipallaglirr 189 greeks THE BIG DANCE Satin slippers and the soft rust! of silk , . . a whiff of perfume and velvety shoj Mprs swathed in a film of net. She was a vision of loveliness, descending the staircase. A fur coat and gloves, the automatic good-byes. Then the purr of a motor and a brightly lit doorway. Eager faces, bright smiles. Cocktails and tinkling laughter. The couples drift out, two by two. Forty minutes late to. the Big Dance. Soft lights and the faint strains of a waltz, timing eyes and a ray of moonlight caught in her burnished hair. Dipping and gliding . , . oblivious to everything but the wisp of and lace in his arms. The last dance , . . murmured sighs and reluctant farewells. Then the long drive. A sleepy head on his shoulder. A darkened doorway and a lingering farewell . . Satin flippers slowly ascending the staircase. The Big Dpnce « , , the many hours of preparation . . , glowing smiles in Sorority Hall , . animated chattering in the Student Union . . . the daydreaming . . , the careful planning of every de- tail . now oqi d fierrrtiry . so important, and yet such a tiny event . , , soon itwilf be forgotten . . . disappearing into the multi- tude of memories which malfe up the past. R. Abroinavage T. Reale R. Bloch R. Bryant R, Buzzell R. Gres well M. Cullen D. Danz T. Daugherty P. De Turk W. Dickenson C. Egan G, Egan P. Favre R. Gaskell Jo. Holup Jn. Holup Ti Israel J- Johnson W. Kite P« Kober B. Kovach IT Kriemelmeyer F. Mangus R. Martin J. Matthews J. Marvel D. McDonnell R. McGrath R. McMuIlin R. Montgomery A. Niera T. Offenbacher R. Parkinson M. Rapport j. Renfro D, Ring R. Sagle R. Skougaard P- Soria M. Taylor J. Ziamandanis 192 SIGMA CHI 4 The Sigs are marching” . . . Mike Rapport marching off with Intramural golf champs . . HoIup- Hoi up varsity basketball wonders . . . jerry Marvel, ace of the baseball field I when he can find the plate) , „ Tom Beale, Cherry Tree Editor- in-chief . , " The Sigs are marching” . . . second place in 1FC Sing . . . second place on Homecoming float and House Decorations . , . Sweetheart of Sigma Chi chosen at the Sweetheart Ball at the Belle Haven Country Club! Louise McDavitt crowned queen . . . Bob Bloch, president of Gate and Key . , " Hark the Sigs . . . mascot of the house, " Lucky Pierre ' . . . " Hand me that music roll, son. " heard at all. hours from 2004 G Street. Former Sigma Chi Queen Margie Cole and President Dick C res well crown Louise McDavitt the Sweetheart of Sigma Chi. Parties , parties, and more parties — the Sigs gather ’round the old piano for a hit of harmony. “Now here ' s a present jar a six rear old hoy ; 77 the Kappa Big ' s own Santa goes to work. KAPPA SIGMA " Come gather all e mern men . . . Kappa Sigma s Scarlet, Green and White flying high . . . Rick Pentecost, a member of Phi Beta Kappa . . . Pete Renz, managing the business of the Chkrk Tree (get out and sell ! I . . , ou ' re as pretty as a picture " . . . Joan Gallagher crowned Stardust Queen aL the Spring Formal . . " Santa Choicer handing out pop guns and water squirters at the Christinas Black and White Formal . , , 0 Rancho Mio wild and slightly woolly - . “Four and Lweniv Kappa Sigs , . . streaming out of the house at 3:00 amu due to one small whiff of smoke. Black anti white, red and green at the Kappa Big ' s Christmas Formal. G. Biennan J. Campbell P. Eieher R, Farmer F. Greene A. Harrison J, Hausinann L. Loven stein R. McLaren H, Olson W. Owen H. Renz A. Solis F. Steadman E. Swiggard L. Warrick 195 K. Avejlar S. Beckman G. Berhent F. Caracciola A, Davitt W. Goodman l). Hailey C, Harris W. Re idler J. Smart M. Stan- 196 J. Tiedemami KAPPA ALPHA Kappa Alpha carrying out a longstanding Southern tradition , « Seceding from the Union and riding on Lee Mansion . . , the swish and gallantry of the Dixie Bali . . . the not-so swish Tack Ball adding gaiety to social life . . , brothers sailing (iff to second place honors in intramural sailing . , , move into new house closer to campus . . declare benefit for favorite charity-site of Southern hospitality . . , Chapter honored with brothers Se mom Bedim an n and Frank Caracciolo in Gate and Key . . . Southern gentlemen to the end. Having successfully captured Lee Mansion the KA ' s pose in Southern grandeur before secession proceedings start. The South is on the march again and what more proof could be asked for than these brothers of KA in their Confederate dress. THETA DELTA CHI “Here s to Theta Delta Chi . . . the black, white and blue always a reminder of " ' Stars Ablaze ... a re- minder of campus activities . . . Don Lucas as president of the Society for the Advancement of Management , . Frank Sweeney as Treasurer of the Newman Club . « . Doug Johnson as Treasure! of IFC and winner of a golf letter ... a reminder of socializing in the Student Union , , , a reminder of the famous Annual Bowery Ball , . . a reminder of Doug Johnson in the Inaugural parade ‘ " packing meat . Taking time out jar conversation at the Theta C- =9 t Delta Chi House . R Cairo C. Herzberg T. Higgins I). Johnson D. Lucas D. Seegrist F f Sweeney 199 S. Bank R. Baumann R, Baridan D, Bridges T. Brown ( . Calomens L. Coe R. Corby E, Ferero J. Clover C. Good R. Gray C- Harde T. Haiigeto J. Horton 1C Ho war K. Kolb J Leonard j Marchesano W. Meade T. Perrott R. Rieeken M, Rios- Lugo W. Smith E Tureo R. Watson G. Witlman 200 PHI SIGMA KAPPA Phi Sigma Kappa . , , Hie promo Lion of brotherhood, the stimulation of scholarship, and the development of character . . , Ed Ferero. Student l ninn Chain nan and member of Who Who , . . Dirk Rhvken. Ed Ho war. Ed Ferero and Bob Grev honored a? Gale and ke mem- bers . . Dirk Riechen. a member of OI.)K . . . on the social side . . - the joint Carnation Ball with merioan and Mai viand 1 niversUv Phi Sip . . r the annual Far- mer ' s Ball, the climax of rushing . . . lire crowning of 1)X Marilvn Keltler as Moonlight Girl of 1952 at the Christmas Formal , . . a balance of work and fun. Looks like someone just told a doubtful joke — Beale will do anything to get a picture! A Saturday night party at the Phi Sig House The brothers have good reason to be proud of that — basement? ■ - " , | k Y % ' : JL Sherwood and Gindratt engrossed in music room conversation. SIGMA ALPHA EPSILON ‘ ' Hail to the Purple. Hail to the Gold . . t he sons of Minerva outstanding on the football field , , , Brno Barriera Co-Captain of football team. Dick Gasper i and Don Freas on the squad . , . outstanding on campus . . . Paul Jennings, Advocate and Business Manager of HATCHET . . . three HATCHET staff members . . . Membership Ch airman. Colonial Boosters , . . 0 micron Delta Kappa and Who’s Who . . . I.F.C. and sports tropin . . . Sigma Chi Scholarship Cup . . „ winners -of U C. Sing and Song Director Cup . . . outstanding parlies . . . Christmas champagne parU . . , Bal Boheme . , , Airport Spring Formal . . Cas Club initiations « , . Founder ' s Da . . . ‘Stand up! a Toast to S.A.F.. and to her h al crew ! The brothers of SAE proving that GIF can be Joe College— pass me another coke , Sam ! C. Atkins M. Barley U. Barrier a M. Boteler W. Brown R Bullock L, Carroll W. Chestnutt Q, Clark S. Drake E. Falck D. Freas R. Caspar i B. Goodrich D, Hall N. Harrison T, Henry R. Hudgins H Hughes P. Jennings F. Karousatis H, Kimmel M. Kitsoulis C. Lowe E Nanna J, Martin P. Oliver R. Panettieri L. Perce E. Salyers R. Sergeant E. Semen ian J. Slaughter C Snavely J. Swisher W Throckmorton S Toggas M. Vlahos G. Wilson W. Appleslein R, Rein H. Bran die i’ A. Decker L. Diamond R. Dorris R. Epstein R. Edenbaum H. Frush tick S. Goldin R, Goldstein R. Gutt R. Kaufman M. Kay A. Kirsch J. Kuljfiack D. Leviton S, Levy If. Mesirow T Myerson G. Nimetz M. Rosenblatt G. Rozansky j. Sandler I. Schuman R. Segal R. Semsker M. Sirkis E. Statland L. We inglass N, Weinreb D. Wilansky B. Wolfe R. Wolfe 204 PHI ALPHA “The Spirit of Phi Alpha . . . a spirit of campus leadership . . . Budd) Wolfe, Eddie Slat land, and Hal Mesirou in Cate and ku . . . Hal Mesirow in ODK and a member of the Booster Board - . ■ Herb Kotz honored b Phi Bela KajfjSa . - . scholastic leaders , . . Steve Lev on the Cherry Tree staff . . - intramural softball eh amps , . Bert Epstein a varsih tennis team member a spirit of fun . . . the weekh ‘Beast of the Week . . , the princess of Phi Vlpha chosen at Spring W eekend . . the annual Rose Ball with Phi Sigma Sigma . . . the Hobo Hop, " Just can t stuff any more in! Hard times and a pie eating contest for the brothers of Phi Alpha. A song , a cup — the Phi Alpks serenade «, Sigma Nus choose {heir Sweetheart ' — a surprised and happy Pi Phi — Carol Fuller. SIGMA NU 4 ' The Black, the White, the Gold of Sigma Nu well known on campus . . , Frank Haynes comptroller of Stu- dent Council and Public! t Director of Career Confer- ence . . . Glen Archer, heading Colonial Boosters . . . Jim Bear. ice President of the International Student Bar Association , . . Dick Manzano. Vice President of Student Council . . . Ian Ross, President of Phi Epsilon Phi and Tom Grady. President of IFC . . ♦ Pi Phi Carol Fuller crowned Sigma Nu Girl at the Christmas Formal . brothers riding “boss” back after the Frontier Ball . . . Glen Archer heading a midnight sailing team found out water is wet . « . Jock Hinrichs cheerleading Graham King on as 1,4 George Washington.” Looking “ over the banister " as the Sigma Nus flank their sweetheart at the Washington Club Christ- mas Dance , G. Archer W, Audi a C. Bahr J. Bear R. Brown C. Burton K. Callaway A. Cole W. Creath C. Creveling T. Debevoise B. Doyle G« Echols H, Fahy J Fletcher J. Floyd R, Foldenauer E. Franklin R. Geiatka T. Grady W. Harper F. Haynes R, Herr ], Hinrichs I, Jones R, Kast G King J, Lane R, Manzano W, Marlow R. McNamara W, Miller W. M inkier A, Montzka R. Popper T. Porter L Ross J. Rumbaugh A, Savage N. Scheel T. Shupe M. Thomson G Trainor R. Van Horn M. Welch R. Zink 207 C. Alspaugh R. Barry D, Butler J. Budary R. Dudley P, Fenton M. Galvin W, Gray j, Hardison 1), Hoffman R. Hudson W. Johnston IX Judd j. Kennedy E. Lea id W. Neal J. Maraney P. McCormick J. Quinn S. Sehrciber L. Waller R. Werdig 208 TAU KAPPA EPSILON ' " ' We 11 sing a toast to T.K.E, ... a toast to the win- ners of the Colonial Boosters Cup . . . to the winners of the Homecoming Float parade ... to a place in house decoration weekend . . . " Well sing a toast to T.K.E,” . . . to Mike Galvin of Sigma Tail and Gate and Key ... to Steve Kor cheek as co-captain of the football squad . . , " Well sing a toast to T.K,E ' . , . to the unforgetta- ble Christinas Dance ... to Pi Phi Ava Hutchison crowned Pledge Queen ... to Founder’s Day and the Triangle Ball ... to an open door, a welcome hand, and the friendship of T.K.E. Lyn Henderson and Glen Archer present the Colonial Booster cap to proud TKE president Mike Galvon. TkE pledges and their dates surround Ava Hutchison, Pledge Queen, at the Christmas Formal . Never a dull moment at the Pike House — but are you inside looking out or outside looking in? ti PI KAPPA ALPHA The Pi Kappa Alpha’s in a new house on campus « . - decorated the Massachusetts Avenue estate to win first place in House Decorations for the second time , . honoring brothers Andy Davis and Bud Goglin for Var- sity Sports . . Dave Mayo rolling them in the aisles at the “Merchant of Yonkers” . . . Big Chief Editor-Type- Man on HATCHET. Fred Harmon . . . George Sengstack proving brains and brawn mix as Student Council Presi- dent. Varsity Baseball, and Phi Beta Kappa . . - Kappa Kappa Gamma Betty Jean Hill crowned Dream Girl . . , Shipwreck Ball, the all-u annual “brawl-of-the-year,” shines on the beauty finalists and their dates at the Dream Girl Dance, P. Cerick B. Clark E. Darcey W. Dunning R, Fox D, Geddes J. England C. Griffin L. Haley E. Haney F. Harmon J, Hufty E. Keen G. Latimer J. Lay W. Lytle D, Mayo R. MeLindon K. Sam nelson G. Sengstack L. Sheehy J, Smith D. Waldron G. Watson _N. West j. Wojlowicz 1L Woody 211 b J. Bartibli J. Breltell D. Bridges G. Buckmaster J. Cherry J. Donnelly R. Dutton J. Eller R. Hansen N. Larson J. Lytle D. Morgan R. Moss R. North 1). Nelson R. Riggs H. Roberts D. Rodgers C, Russell D. Scordy R. Smith j, Thach N. Thurau 212 ACACIA Party, Party, the general I heme at 2Q22 G St. , . . ihe christening of a new ear starting off fall rushing . , , l lie Benefit for the widow of the unknown soldier held in November . . , the hi others proudly presenting their Homecoming Queen candidate as the widow . annual Christmas Dance watch those Christmas tree ornaments! and Night on the Nile proved the usual successes . . . the brothers represented on campus . Pres, of the Freshman Pharmacy Class , . . Vice-Pres. of IFC . . . Student Life . . . Who ' s Who . . . Student Council. Acacias and their dates jace the camera at the Christ- mas Formal. The Hoi hi ay Season overflows with parties- — Acacias prove their ability to keep pace. ALPHA EPSILON PI Memories of 1952-53 for the brother of Alpha Epsilon Pi are gilt edged and silver lined . . ♦ the April formal dinner dance honoring old and new chapter officers . - - the pledge installation dance ... the high honor of the fraternity scholarship cup . . Morlev Sloate, Harvey Kaplan, and Mitch Blankstein taking the liquid initia- tion of Gate and Ke . . the exchange dance with the Maryland Alpha Epsilon Pi Chapter , . . rush parties and more rush parties ♦ . . the excitement of the Shipwreck Ball . . , a successful, an enjoyable, and a memorable year for Alpha Epsilon Pi. Weekends mean parties and good times at the A E Pi house , G. Chatlin E Goldstein W. Goozh H. Gross A. H mo vvitz E. Jaffee H. Kaplan I. Kesser A. Pell R Posin A. Rode J. Rosenberg S. Rudolph L. Salzberg S. Sherr M. Slote R + Spiegler N. Stein M. Sugarman W. Thaler E, Tim oner A. Weinstein J. Yurow V, Yurow 215 F. Antonelli J Aw try E. Beale G. Blackburn C. Clark D, Cordon W. Evans T. Farley P. Hamilton M. Hartnett J. Howard j, Kryshtalsky J, Me row H. Metcalfe K. Moore K, Mott P. Nogueras H. Of ter dinger J. Pflaging T. Potter C Royston E. Sabol L, Sclirenk W Sharkey L. Smith T. Topping R Van Sickler F- Warder L, Wat wood E Wilson 216 DELTA TAU DELTA The Delts having a good reason to celebrate a “Golden Jubilee in 1953” with their fiftieth year at Foggy Bottom . . with their sweetheart, Ginny Leetch c r o w net! II o mec om i ng Q u een . . - w ith t h e All l • n i vers i t y and Interfraternity grid titles . . . with a championship Interfraternity basketball team . . . with their “Luigi’s Wake and “Roaring Twenties brawl , , . with tux and white shoulders at the Rainbow Ball . . . with Jim Merow making GDK. Who ' s Who and joining Ed Wilson on Phi Beta Kappa . . . with Jim Aw try on the Student Council and Sandy Sehlemmer winner again of the Out- standing Inlrumural Athletic Award The charms of Ginny Leetch . Dell Queen, serenaded by the proud brothers of Delta Tau Delta . The " Fogo Tarty from tush season brought out the brothers and the f tea u ties. SIGMA PHI EPSILON ‘Dear old fraternity, all my life through, I’ll love and cherish the memory of you ’ . . . the memory of the Sig Ep house on upper “G Street and its “new look ’ the memory of an open red door and much modern . . the memory of rush week with models galore, popular disc jockeys, Po go parades , . . the memory of Dean Kayser, Comptroller Henry Herzog and Brother Waldo Schmidt, curator of l lie Smithsonian Institute heading a long list of alumni . the memory of the many weekly parties, sorority exchanges arid the “must’ 1 event of the year, the Queen of Hearts Ball. in the house with the Red Door L. Cassidy C. Cummings J. Dana V. D Arista R. Edwards H. Holbrook W. Holliman W. Jeffrey J T Jernigan C. Larson D. Sullivan J Wood 219 ! Babcock R. Berry man L, Bigelow E. Bran don burger 5. Co U lira j C. Fuller A. Groom A. ' " Hoi ford M Horning A, Hutchison I). Johnson S Lash E, Littlepage L Loehler M. L uk.ens K, MacDonald E. MacEwen M, McKechnie C; Mercer D. Miller C Mourning C. Murdock M. Nichols N. Nowlin J. Oakes A. Page C. Parker G. Reeside S. Ricci J. Rohlfing M. Saurel S. Seabring C. Shoyp E. Silver N. Smedlev E. Weaver N. Weaver M. Wether ill P. Williams F. Wright 220 PI BETA PHI “ Why am l a Pi Phi. this is my tale ' ’ , , . a tale of individual and chapter honors . . . winners of the Pan- hellenie Sing and Director ' s cup . . 3 Mortar Board members and 2 Phi Rete’s - - co-chairman of Home- coming and co-captain of the cheering squad . . Fresh- man Director of the Student Council ... 2 Rooster Roard members . . . Pi Delta Epsilon, Sigma Alpha Eta . . . 4 Who ' s Who ... 3 Cherry Tree editors . . . two varsity sailors . . . Dream Girl of Sigma Nu and Pledge Queen of Tau Kappa Epsilon ... a tale of fun and laughter . . , pledge formal . . . Christmas Open House , . „ the Cas Club joins the Square Arrow Club . . . midwinter sailing parties at midnight. Pi Phis exchange a dance, a cigarette,, much laughter make up a pleasant Sunday afternoon . Sixteen Pi Phi pledges , a shining hour, a fluff of white and the Pi Phi Pledge Format Alice in ' Omega land ' ' with all her friends from behind the Looking Glass at a fall rush party in the Chi Omega rooms. CHI OMEGA 52-53 and another bountiful era for the golden X and a horseshoe gals! . a bevy of beauty queens . . AFROTC sponsor . , May Queen and GW ' s Apple Blossom Festival Princess . . the outstanding seniors . , . Who ' s Who Phi Beta Kappa, Mortar Board and Student Council . . three sisters tapped for Tassels , a member in Alpha Lambda Delta . . second place in the Pan h el sing . Chi 0 leading all sororities in scholarship for the fall semester , . . fete the pledges at the Naval Gun Factory Officer’s Club „ . . a calendar full of social events. Chi Omega pledges meet the University at the Cun Factory Pledge Formal. V P. Allen P. Ames E. Barnes L Boteler S- Chaffin G. Cochran B. Fxlelsehein M. Estes E , Ere i b u r gh o u se E. Gallagher V. Graf C. Greene J. Harnett S Haynes L. Henderson C Kelly B. Kiely L. Law C Long N. McCoach Ba« Miller BI. Miller M_ Mitchell B. Moore K, Mosel D. Oreamuno P« Reed M. Schooley S, Scott L. Stein C. Striker B. Talbot C. Trescott A. Willy S. Wood B, Yager L. Yost 223 S. Ambrose M. Arshan E Burke P, Carlisle J, Carvel las C. Chaplin A. Dailey D. Drake S. Floyd B. Foust B. Hamlin B. Heon C. Jensen J. Johnson 1. Juneo R. Knee H. Lampiris C. McDermott P. Moore E. Ready R. Samples A. Schaum V. Smith J, Tucker N. Tucker J. Walters 224 SIGMA KAPPA ivy entwining the stairs . . stars in their eyes . - , the eleven pledges of Sigma Kappa Lei ng presented . . the lavender and maroon claiming presidents of Mortar Board, WRA, the Religions Council, Dance Production Groups . , beauty comes into its own . , . two Home- coming Queen finalists . . four outstanding sisters hon- ored by Who’s Who . . , " Chiapanicas " bringing a third place cup in the Intersorority sing . . . the Sigma Kappas famous for their Open House at “801 Boardwalk ’ Sigma Kappa ' s pledges were presented at a dance given for them at the Lafayette Hotel. The Sigma Kappas in their gay costumes placed in the Panhellenic Sing with Joan Higginson directing the group. Barbara McCall receives the outstanding active award at the pledge formal — loyal service to the chapter. DELTA ZETA “Delta Zeta lamps are burning " ' , , . Killarney roses to outstanding sisters , , . the “Dream Girl of Delta Zeta ... a crown of red carnations for the “Moonlight Girl of Phi Sigma Kappa ... a silver cup for the sister most outstanding in scholarship and activities . . and for the runner-up of the J el left ' s fashion award contest . » . corsages for the pledges presented at the annual Rose Ball Pledge Formal . , praises for the first place winner of the Goat Show Poster Contest , . the ever- con slant flame of true friendship for the Alpha Delta Chapter. Delta Zeta proudly presents its pledges at the jail pledge jormal at the Hotel 2400 . F + Carlson R Crawford R, Estes A. Foil ion Foster M. Kettler I. May C. McCartney A. McGinnis F Oerlein V. Page J. Sexton P, Simmons A, Spoer F. Suddeth 227 L Abbott M. Bishop P. Burke K. Ca resell a J. Carroll A. Caswell Z. Econo mou j. Feder F. Fletcher L Fleury R. Guarco B. Haas B. Hanson M- Harmon C jernigan S. Kitchen J. Kill back R. Lalor M. Newland R. Parker I). Peters L. Slaver A. Sweeney J. Thigpen K, Wray E. Wvvill 228 ALPHA DELTA PI Alpha Delta Pi winding up an honor-filled year , . a Phi Beta Kappa member and winners of the Pan hellenic scholarship cup . . two Tassels members and three Delphi . . , treasurer of Big Sis. Colonial Boosters and the foundation . . . circulation manager of the Cherry Tree and sub-editor of the Hatchet. . . . demonstrating great acting ability in the ' " Merchant of onkers . . . beauty honored by the Sig Eps as their “Queen of Hearts " ' , , , two sailors crewing for G.W s winning varsity team . . . pledge formal 3 open house, many exchanges rounding out the year. “Jingle Bells 77 . , its Christmas time in the Alpha Delta Pi rooms and no Christmas is complete without a party . guests of honor at a dance which was held at the Willard Hotel this fall Alpha Delta Pis pledges were the “Met, she ' s making eyes at me ” Again KD ' s pledges prove their ability on Lisner stage. KAPPA DELTA The year — frantically, fabulously full . . . the reasons — numerous . . House Decorations winner for the Davidson game . . , Pledge Formal at the Lafayette Hotel . , . another first place in the Goat Show . . . Christmas and the children ' s party . . . the fraternity Open House . . . exchanges . . . coffee hours . . but not all social . . . Secretary of Colonial Boosters . . , House and Stage manager for l diversity Dramatic Activities - . . Newman Club Membership Chairman ♦ . Delphi Vice President . . . Who ' s Who . . . Alpha Pi Epsilon . . . Stardust Queen of Kappa Sigma. Kappa Delta $ winning pledges in formal attire. The 1952 Pledge Formal . B. Anderson L. Anstine E, Bolton P. Campbell C. Christensen P. Delaney F, Dittrich B. Dudley J. Gallagher M. Gillies P. Hazlett M, Herron C. Horsley S. Hurst P. Jackson J- Jenkins M. King M, K ops id as j. Lear IX Leonard K. McGee R. Murphy L. Oven den L Pineiro G. Potts D. Severe L Sho waller V. Swanson C. Teho S. Thompson J. Vano L. Ward 231 C. Appleslem C Berk V Coopchik B, Fox J. Cross M. Holtzman P. Kaplan F. Laufer IF Mesirow J. Suhiff I), Schorr IV Segal S. Shapiro C, Sherman IF Smith E, Stern R Weiner R + Yalom 232 PHI SIGMA SIGMA The Sphinx of Phi Sigma Sigma never silent on GW’s campus . , , a sister on the debate squad , . , Who’s Who . , Hatchet editor - . . Mortar Board . , two sisters tapped for Tassels . . . President of the Intersorority Athletic Board . . . President of Sigma Alpha Eta, speech honorary . , . a sister showing outstanding artis- tic talent with pictures hung at Corcoran . . , the Sphinx socializing . . . the annual Founder’s Day dinner and dance at Brook Farms . , . the Rose Bail with Phi Alpha . , . the All-University Open House. To govern, to preside, to regulate — the executive com- mittee of Phi Sigma Sigma . A casual afternoon in the rooms 7 a camera 7 and the sisters of Phi Sigma Sigma , Hey, hey ! Put your money on the fastest turtle in captiv- ity — ZT A ' s circus barkers advertise terrifying terrapins . ZETA TAU ALPHA “When Zeta Eyes Are Smiling” , . . maybe they ' re admiring the coveted Booster Cup which now graces their turquoise and grey castle . . . you can be sure they ' re remembering a busy year for the wearers of the crown and shield ... first place in Cavalcade to W L and second place in house decorations contest . . . Pledge Formal at Hotel 2400 . . , the inspiration of Zeta Week . . many exchanges and coffee hours . , . a Homecoming Queen finalist . . . two on Cherry Tree staff . . « assistant chairman of Women’s Coordinating Board . . Cherry Tree “Miss December” . . , cow- punchers and cowgirls riding the range for the Western party at the Zeta corral , . . convention in April at the place of Zeta’s founding. Beauty and bouquets at the formal dance for Zeta Tan Alpha ' s fall pledges at the Hotel 2400 . J. Anderson A. Berry K. B t om an J. Coen E, Flores P. Foss G. Ha ran J. Howell J, Johnson C, Jones B. Madren P. Oehocki R. Oslund T Reagan L. Rid yard V. Rodgers H. Sloulin J. Uiteridge J Waters Y. Wentz J Wincgard 235 J Allen M. Baldwin R. Burns Pu Coates Jo. Drew Jlk Drew P Du Rois A. Ford L. Freeman M. Freeman G. Gam me ter J» Gaston M. Hardy J. Harper H. Haynes B. Hill R. Hughes A. Lamoureux V. Leetch C. Littlepage L. Lundry A Lyle 1,. Mathers L. McDavitt S. Middlehrooks M. Gbear B, Ormsby C. Pieton E. Rapp M. Scanlon J. Simpson 1). Walz J- Wilhoit M, Wilson B. Worley 236 KAPPA KAPPA GAMMA A golden key , . a jewelled key , . the key to many doors , the key to work . . working on the Home- coming Committee . . . working with the Student Coun- cil committees , . the fun of cheerleading , . the key to beauty . . , Delt Queen , . . Homecoming Queen . . . Sweetheart of Sigma Chi . . . Dream Girl of PiK A « . , the key to honor . , , 3rd place in the Goat Show . . the key to fun . . winning again the PiKA powder bowl ■ , t the Christmas party . . the Pledge Formal . . , exchanges . the key always unlocking new avenues for lasting friendships and pleasures. “Ivanwho? the answer is 3rd place in the Goat Show for the Kappas - — as they return to the Middle ages to present their take-off of Scott 7 s novel. Kappa 7 s sixteen pledges pose before the Keyhole that fits the Kappa Key — the fall pledge formal x Delta Gammas ake lime out from dancing at their W askington Gotj and Country Club Pledge Fonnai DELTA GAMMA A great year for tlie wearers of the golden anchor , , , the chapter honored by a sister on Who’s Who . . . Dei phi president and treasurer . , . three Tassels members . . two members on the Student Council , . two on the Women ' s Coordinating Board . three offices held on W.R.A, . ♦ , the Art Club president , . « a member of the Booster’s Board . Hatchet News Editor ... a Homecoming Queen finalist « , the Wash- ington Country Club pledge formal . . many exchanges , ♦ upstairs conversations keeping downstairs visitors in suspense- R Bicknell P, Blackwell S. Bruton D. Burk B Connolly J, Daniel S. Elder M. Evans P. F roll man M. Hamby A, Hulley S, Hutmire E. Johnson A. Macotsin C McCall N McKinney A. McLeod M. Munson A. Oliver C. Rathbone P, Sampson J Swarthout M. Tate G. Thada 239 N. Abbott C. Atkins R, Bailey B. Bernier C. Billingsley B, Blades A. Brown P. Cowherd C Dunn B. Elam C. Gaylord A. Haney N. Hopkins S. Mayes E. McNally M. Milton J. Moffett R, Pollock H. Pelikan A, Reid A. Simpson H. Tyson S. Wallin M. Xenos 240 KAPPA ALPHA THETA Theta Kite high flying . winners of all-sorority athletic cup . . 3rd place in the Homecoming Float parade . . Theta Kite far flying . . . President of Pan- hellenie Council . . . Mortar Board . . Tassels , . Career Conference . . . Delphi , . . two sisters in Who ' s Who , . Secretary of the Student Council . . , Secre- tary of Big Sis , two sisters in “Thf Merchant of Yonkers ' ' . Theta Kite gay flying . . . November Open House . . . Normandy Farms pledge formal , . . pledge active dinners , . bridge, bridge and more bridge. The Thetas entertained their pledges at Normandy Farms at their annual fall Pledge Formal ' ’Round the World " with the Thetas — a rush party complete with posters 5 costumes , and even Ferdi nand from 66 Gay 77 Spain - a v v: 1 V- M ' r FINIS . . and so we turn the page and close another chapter of o ur lives. The memories of college life are warmly and comfortingly near. We remember with vivid clarity the classrooms filled with thoughtful inquiring minds, and the professors we loved so well. We remember the parties and dances, and the warm comradeship of friends with similar tastes and interests. We fondly cherish our successes and ignore our failures. 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E. .54 Alpha Chi Sigma 129 Alpha Delta Pi 228 t Alpha Epsilon Pi 214 Alpha Kappa Psi 151 lAlpha Pi Epsilon 91 Alpha Theta Nu 95 -Alpha ZeU Omega 125 Amicus Curiae 0 A, S. C E 54 A. 5. M E. 55 Baseball . 140 Basket hall 142 Beauty Court 1 178 : Big Sis » . ...... 124 Boosters , 120 Candid Campus 155 p-Case Club 55 Cheerleaders 146 UHEimy 1 ieli; 110 Chi Omega 222 College of General Studies 13 Columbian College 16 Columbian Women 130 Dance Production Groups 111 Delphi 88 Della Gamma 238 Delta Tau Delta 216 Delta Zela - 226 Division of Special Students 13 Division of University Students 13 Engineers Council 40 Football 134 Future Teachers id merka 130 Gamma Eta Gamma 71 Gate ami Key 89 Glee Clubs 118 Governing Boards 96 Graduate Council 29 Greeks ...... 190 Hatchet 108 Millet 129 Homecoming Committee 117 Home Economics Club . . 123 Honoraries . 80 In ter fraternity Council 102 Inlerfraternity Athletic Council 103 Int erf rater nil y Pledge Council 103 International Relations Club 131 Inlersorority Athletic Board 101 Intramural Sports 150 h K. E. 55 Junior College 12 Junior Panhellenic Association . . 101 Kappa Alpha Kappa Alpha Theta Kappa Delta Kappa Kappa Gamma Kappa P i Kappa Sigma Law Review Law Sc him! M ech eleciv Mortar Board Newman Club No Beta Epsilon Omieron Delta Kappa Organizations Panhellenic Council Phi Alpha Phi Alpha Della i-TTii Delta Delta Plii Delta Gamma Phi Deka Phi Phi Epsilon Phi Phi Sigma Kappa Phi Sigma Sigma Pi Bela Phi Pi Delta Epsilon Pi Kappa Alpha Pi Lambda Theta Psi Chi Religious Council Rifle Team Sailing Association Sailing Team School of Education School of Engineering School of Government S chool of Pharmacy Seniors Sigma Alpha Epsilon Sigma Alpha Eta Sigma Chi Sigma Kappa Sigma Nu Sigma Phi Epsilon Sigma Tau Sports Strong Hall Student Bar Association Student Council Tassels Tau Kappa Epsilon Tennis . Theta Delta Chi Theta Tau University Dramatic Activities Who’s Who Women’s Sports W. FL A. Zeta Tau Alpha 196 240 230 236 127 194 66 58 52 86 128 68 . . . . 87 106 100 204 ... 70 . 71 93 . 69 . 94 200 232 220 90 210 92 94 105 149 122 148 30 42 34 ... 40 14 202 127 192 221 206 218 132 125 64 98 92 208 147 198 55 116 82 153 104 234 262 r

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